Movies like Fortuna

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Fortuna (2018)
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Fortuna (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, Belgium, Ethiopia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Fortuna, a 14-year-old Ethiopian girl, has had no news of her parents since they crossed the Mediterranean Sea. Together with other refugees, she is given shelter for the winter in a Swiss catholic monastery. While she waits for her fate to be decided by the Swiss authorities, Fortuna finds out she is pregnant. The choice she will have to make and the arrival of the refugees will give rise to concern within the religious community and will challenge their concept of Christian charity.
Plot: teenage girl, refugee, monastery, love, dancing, sea, mountain, police, winter, death, snow, pregnant teenager, cold, lie, pregnant woman, fire, migrant, abortion, chicken, prayer, chick, 14 year old, snowing, priest, dead animal ...
Place: switzerland, alps

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Most similar movies to Fortuna

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, touching, psychological and sincere films with plots about love, teenage girl, teenager, friendship, female nudity, love and romance and death mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Fortuna: Meteorites (2018), Mad Love (2015), The Reader (2008), Chloé (1996), December Kisses (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Meteorites (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nina, a 16-year-old girl, dreams of adventure. Meanwhile, she spends the summer between her village in the south of France and the theme park where she works. Just before meeting Morad, a teenage boy from an Algerian family living in the nearby ...
Plot: teenage girl, summer, meteorite, broken heart, coming of age, theme park, amusement park, playing soccer, screaming, bare breasts, teenage love, shower ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mad Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 1959. Guilty of a double-murder, a man is beheaded. At the bottom of the basket that just welcomed it, the head of the dead man tells his story: everything was going so well! Admired priest, great lover - his earthly paradise seemed to have no end. ...
Style: psychological, touching, suspenseful, rough, unusual plot structure
Plot: unwanted pregnancy, murder, priest, death, little girl, fall in love, pregnant teenager, confession booth, motorcycle accident, guillotine, braille, blind girl ...
Time: 50s, year 1959, 1950s
Place: france
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51%
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The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as ...
Style: melancholic, psychological, bleak, emotional, compassionate ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, age difference, first love, sexuality, sexual relations, unlikely couple, sex scene, trial, court, secret, female prisoner ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1940s, post world war two ...
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, israel, west berlin west germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
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Chloé (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a violent dispute with her mother, sixteen-years old Chloé ends up in the streets with nowhere to go. Then she finds Jean-Michel, a charming young man who will lead her to prostitution.
Plot: prostitution, love, teenage girl, mother daughter estrangement, teenage prostitute, prostitute, female full frontal nudity, runaway, pimp, train, female removes her clothes, bra and panties ...
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46%
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December Kisses (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Drama - Freddy, an injured man on the run, is taken in by Thomas, a kindhearted priest, and nursed back to health in the bell tower of the church by the priest's beautiful and innocent daughter, Anna. It doesn't take long for a romance to ...
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, morality, drug dealer, teenage girl, hiding place, pastor, religion, secret, father daughter relationship, lie, christmas, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.8
 2K
Savage Souls (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: At a wake one night in 1945, a group of aged women recall the life of one of their number. Sixty years before, Thérèse was barely 20 years old when she eloped with her boyfriend, Firmin, a blacksmith, to Châtillon, a town in Provence. Here, she ...
Style: serious, touching, captivating
Plot: female bonding, young love, financial problem, manipulation, femme fatale, loss of loved one, marriage, funeral, restaurant, cigar smoking, priest, horse ...
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Place: provence
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42%
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The Debut (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The delicate story of the impossible love between an older married man and a fourteen-year old schoolgirl.
Plot: sex with a minor, statutory rape, teenage girl, older man younger woman relationship, female director, older man young girl relationship, older man younger woman sex, underage sex, school, bathroom, female full frontal nudity, girl ...
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Autumn Memories (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran, Ukraine, Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ukrainian sculptor who is taking wife's death hard acquires the hope to begin a new life after appearance of Iraqi refugee. He desires to fall in love not taking into consideration the rival of young soldier.
Plot: heroes, injury, humanity, emigrant, refugee, autumn, love, fire, memories
Place: europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Fiore (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young and in prison for theft, Daphne falls in love with Josh, another inmate. Their love story exists through secret letters and fleeting conversations.
Style: psychological, contemplative, sincere, touching, sexy ...
Plot: prison life, prison, love, teenage girl, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, teenage boy, lesbian teen, fall in love, youth, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 17
More Time (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Zimbabwe
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Thandi finds out the complexities of love, when David, the schoolboy Mister Charming, coolly sweeps her off her feet.
Audience: teens
Plot: drink, dying, drinking, teen angst, father daughter relationship, teenage pregnancy, teenager, teenage boy, infection, politics, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, family relations ...
Place: zimbabwe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 667
Meteora (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Greece, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a monastery set on the top of sandstone pillars young monk Theodoros and nun Urania find themselves physically drawn to one and other after devoting their lives to the strict rituals and practises of the monasteries. Below them the eternal cycle ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: monastery, forbidden love, love affair, religions or cults, society, temptation, love, very little dialogue, sin, nun, sex scene, prayer ...
Time: middle ages
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Bleeding Hearts (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ill-fated, tender romance between an adult, male, white tutor (Mark Evan Jacobs) and his 17-year-old, African-American, female student (Karen Kirkland).
Style: tragic ending
Plot: abortion, sexually transmitted disease, boredom, teen angst, white male black female relationship, father, tragedy, interracial relations, forbidden love, male female relationship, 17 year old, political commentary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Winter in Vail (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chelsea inherits a house in Vail. She meets Owen and gets a much needed break. Together, they put on Strudelfest to highlight the charm of Old Vail.
Style: touching, romantic, realistic, humorous, light
Plot: home renovation, love, winter, christmas movie, male female relationship, holiday, inheritance, romance, couple relations, awkwardness, mountain village, snow ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lady of the Camelias (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young girl from the provinces, comes to Paris with one goal: to become a part of the rich bourgeoisie. To achieve this she will use her unique beauty and charm.
Plot: eroticism, female nudity, blood drinking, theatre box, sugar daddy, pubic hair, palace, infidelity, older man younger woman relationship, theatre production, coughing blood, courtesan ...
Time: 1840s, 19th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Everything, Everything (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, sentimental
Plot: teen romance, teenage love, teenage boy, teenage girl, love, interracial love, neighbor, illness, disease, teenage protagonist, isolation, first kiss ...
Place: hawaii, los angeles, new york
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34%
 6.5
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Implosion (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Spanish-German TV movie based on a story about immigration. The youth drama directed and written by Sören Voigt arrival by canoe account of a group of African immigrants.
Plot: friendship, refugee, immigrants, ringing telephone, bare chested boy, courage, hard labor, female nudity, hamburger
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Carmen and Lola (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 103 min.
Story: The love story of two gypsy girls.
Style: touching, thought provoking, captivating, sincere
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The Apparition (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Jordan
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Style: psychological, realistic, thought provoking, captivating
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Place: vatican, south of france, southern france, rome italy, jordan
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31%
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Story: Takuya Okada (Takumi Kitamura) is a high school student. He visits his classmate Mamizu Watarase (Mei Nagano) in the hospital. Mamizu Watarase suffers from the mysterious ailment “Luminescence disease.” People who have the disease show a faint ...
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31%
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Keeper (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: touching, psychological, captivating, tense, sentimental ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Porcupine Lake (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a hot and hazy summertime in northern Ontario, 13-year-old Bea wants a best friend more than anything else, but when she meets boisterous Kate, she gets more than she imagined. A story of bravery, small-town summer love, and the secret world ...
Style: psychological, contemplative, captivating, touching, sincere ...
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Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
From the Land of the Moon (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, Spain
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Style: twists and turns, psychological, suspense, sexy, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The World to Come (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two women who forge a close connection despite their isolation in the mid-19th-century American frontier.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, psychological, controversial
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, husband wife relationship, couple relations, star crossed lovers, life is a bitch, nature, female protagonist, death, lovers apart, loss of child ...
Time: 19th century, 1940s
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30%
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My Golden Days (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Paul is preparing to leave Tajikistan, while thinking back on his adolescent years. His childhood, his mother's madness, the parties, the trip to the USSR where he lost his virginity, the friend who betrayed him and the love of his life.
Style: captivating, sentimental, sincere, suspense
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Time: 2000s, 80s
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27%
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The Prayer (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Thomas is a drug addict. In an effort to put an end to his habit, he joins a community of former addicts who live isolated in the mountains and use prayer as a way to cure themselves.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, exciting, captivating
Plot: mountain, prayer, drug addict, hard labor, catholic priest, love, friendship, new life, drug rehab, nun, death, troubled youth ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Teree Sang: A Kidult Love Story (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An under-aged couple fall in love, face opposition from the girl's wealthy parents, elope, and go on the run from the police.
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, disturbing, entertaining
Plot: teenage pregnancy, teenager, teenage love, fall in love, romantic friendship, pregnant teenager, teen romance, family disapproval, unplanned pregnancy, teenage girl, pregnancy, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sentimental Romance (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Near the close of the Russian Civil War, in 1923, a young man begins studying journalism at a worker newspaper and has a series of romantic adventures which cause him to mature swiftly. He rescues a beautiful girl from an abusive family situation, ...
Plot: russian revolution, murder of husband, russian, baby, revolutionary, twenty something, teenage crush, writing, murder of father, death of husband, street life, family relations ...
Time: 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Strapless (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An expatriate American doctor in London allows herself to lighten up when her freewheeling younger sister and a mysterious man enter her life. Her inhibitions released, the beautiful doctor learns that freedom has its own price.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: self discovery, couples, romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, terminal illness, midlife crisis, wooing, doctor, mysterious character, immigrants, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: portugal, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.8
 8K
Rain (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a building site in present-day Tehran, Lateef, a 17-year-old Kurdish worker is irresistibly drawn to Rahmat, a young Afghan worker. When Lateef is given heavier tasks to compensate for new Afghan worker Rahmat, he resents his displacement and ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, compassionate, lyrical ...
Plot: secret, construction site, love, romance, fall in love, love and romance, immigrants, family relations, human nature, youth, adventure, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iran, japan, middle east, afghanistan, tehran iran ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 354
Wild Seed (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A 17-year-old girl runs away from her east coast home, going west to Los Angeles to meet her biological father. She has learned from letters her mother kept that he was tragically separated from her before the girl's birth. On the road, she is ...
Style: road movie
Plot: runaway, letter, drifter, teenage girl, on the road, train ride, train travel, posing as husband and wife, alcohol abuse, sexual attraction, passionate kiss, reading a letter aloud ...
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%