Movies like Above All Things

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Above All Things (2018)
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Above All Things (2018)
Original name: Somewhere Only We Know
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bobby just needs to deal with his wife’s death, so he retreats to an old family cottage. His grief is disrupted when she comes back to haunt him, forcing him to confront what it really means to live, love, and lose.
Plot: brother in law, ghost, boat, lake, hallucination, nightmare, funeral, grief, car accident, isolation, fireplace, diner, rum, liquor store

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Most similar movies to Above All Things

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, psychological and serious films with plots about grief, funeral, car accident, father daughter relationship, family relations, death and boat mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Above All Things: After Jimmy (1996), Mia's Father (2009), Clover (1997), Breathing Lessons (1994), A normal world (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
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After Jimmy (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: This is a story of Jimmy, a high school senior, who is struggling with his school life, family pressures, future choices. When it becomes too much, Jimmy kills himself.
Plot: teen suicide, high school principal, high school, suicide, group therapy, grief, teenager, support group, cemetery, pistol, mourning, denial ...
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95%
 5.0
 184
Mia's Father (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mia Williams, raised on the family Bed & Breakfast by Sara, a loving single mom grows up believing her father was lost, M.I.A., in the Gulf War. A tragic accident results in the sudden death of Sara and Mia finds herself alone to care for ...
Plot: death of mother, traffic accident, bartender, college student, cafe, district attorney, hospital, small town, roadhouse, newspaper article, missing, car accident ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.1
 161
Clover (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sara marries Gaten a single father who is African-American. Not long after they're married Gaten dies. So Sara has to take care of Gaten's daughter, Clover. Problem is she and Clover have not exactly bonded and several of Gaten's ...
Plot: ghost, grief, interracial romance, widow, interracial marriage, able to see the dead, child's point of view, death of husband, loss of husband, aunt niece relationship, husband wife relationship, black american ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Breathing Lessons (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A married couple review their lives and renew their love for one another while driving to a friend's funeral.
Style: road movie
Plot: television, old age, car radio, reunion, reconciliation, one day, waitress, funeral, diner
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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fireplace movies
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 5.0
 218
A normal world (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 2020, City of Madrid (Madrid, center to Spain and country's capital). "Un Mundo Normal" (A normal World) follows Ernesto Caral, a loudmouth and sarcastic at full time forty-something theater director trapped in the middle age crisis: ...
Plot: foster parent, teenage daughter, moving, boat, corpse, detective inspector, coffin, drunk, funeral, lost dog, sea, discussion ...
Place: madrid, mediterranean sea, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 274
Why me? (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Air Force nurse about to leave the service is badly disfigured about her face in a car accident in which she also loses her baby.
Plot: nurse, car accident, disfigurement, plastic surgery, miscarriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.6
 189
Broken Dolls (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A former European actor Don Martin has retired with his disjointed "family" to his own private island, "The Paradise." After a few years, the entire group has disintegrated into shameless, selfish & dishonest ...
Plot: island, dysfunctional family, insanity, isolation, inheritance, boat, spanking, sex, female nudity, actor, guitar, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Though None Go with Me (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elizabeth Leroy devotes her life to serving God but her faith is tested over the years as she has to overcome many hardships and sorrows.
Plot: loss of son, grief, tragedy, grandmother granddaughter relationship, minister, church, dementia, female protagonist, doctor, religion, presumed dead, crisis of faith ...
Time: 50s, 90s, 1950s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.2
 23
The Shepherd (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A father chooses between his enemy and the life of his own son. Bursting with “Top Gun” action, THE SHEPHERD explodes into the lives and conflicts of the men who push the edge of supersonic danger while defending our skies. The resulting ...
Style: christian film
Plot: jet plane, vietnam veteran, christianity, canoe, christian, fighter jet, grief, vietnam war veteran, death of father, funeral, prayer, religious conversion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.2
 36
Inside Irvin (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Drama - A pair of agoraphobics who have remained in their home for 15 years discover just how terrifying the outside world can be. When Ida makes a desperate bid to leave the house, a series of hallucinations cause events to quickly spiral out of ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, bleak, scary
Plot: incestuous relationship, opera, isolation, captivity, confined, danger, stalking, family problems, family relations, deadly, male female relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 219
Cease Fire (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tim Murphy is a Vietnam Vet. When he loses his job he starts to relive all the pain and horror of his time in Vietnam. The stresses and strains nearly destroy his marriage and his family. Only after joining a veterans' therapy group does Tim ...
Plot: vietnam veteran, nightmare, support group, house, post traumatic stress disorder, combat, vietnam war
Place: vietnam, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Accident: A Moment of Truth Movie (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lizzie and Janie are best friends, bonded like sisters, who share many things in common: crushes, gossip, and a taste for liquor. Although they manage to sneak alcohol at home and in water bottles at school, they never get caught. One night, while ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: drinking and driving, drunkenness, intoxication, high school graduation, high school prom, alcohol abuse, funeral, car accident, drunk driving, beach party, emergency room, memorial service ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Of Boys and Men (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robert Townsend stars as the patriarch of a family devastated when his wife is killed in a senseless auto accident. Reeling with grief, each family member must find courage and vision to carry on, ultimately eager to do the mother proud.
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: family relations, family life, family in crisis, parents and children, youth, car accident, grief, death of wife, accidental death, love, society, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Wander Darkly (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: New parents Adrienne and Matteo are forced to reckon with trauma amidst their troubled relationship. They must revisit the memories of their past and unravel haunting truths in order to face their uncertain future.
Style: sentimental, sweet, touching, suspenseful
Plot: afterlife, injury, life & death, family in crisis, family problems, death, encounter, bittersweet, secret, family relations, crumbling marriage, ghost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Sins of the mind (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A typical American family - photographer father, two talented daughters, Michelle an accomplished commercial artist with a clear upward career path. Then she has an auto accident, and the head trauma leaves behavioral changes. The part of the brain ...
Plot: nymphomania, car accident, brain damage, father daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, female protagonist, brain scan, photographer, mother daughter relationship, family relations, sex addict, promiscuous woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 648
Endorphine (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Simone feels painfully disconnected from the world after witnessing the brutal death of her mother. Simone, a solitary multimedia artist in her twenties, is struggling to control her crushing panic attacks and keep her day job in an ...
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: nightmare, dream, hypnosis, war veteran, injury, stairwell, therapist, surrealism, grief, death, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 740
Paint It Black (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Barely able to process the death of her true love, Josie is drawn into a twisted relationship with the deceased’s mother as irrational grief explodes in beautiful and terrifying ways.
Style: suspense, sincere, psychological, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: nude painting, depression, trophy, rivalry, death of son, death threat, death of boyfriend, painting, mother son relationship, female director, grief, mourning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Voyage of the Yes (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two teenagers set out on a 2000-mile sailboat journey from California to Hawaii and en route combat the natural challenges and their inner shortcomings.
Plot: accident, boat, survival, spy, interracial relations, leg amputation, sailboat, hospital, young people
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 5.8
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Hide Away (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A successful businessman attempting to resurrect his life buys and boards a dilapidated sailboat.
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, starting over, friendship, hopes, small town, haunted by the past, death of wife, redemption, father daughter relationship, society, elderly, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ben and Benedict (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben (Françoise Lebrun) is a woman who never gets to do what she really wants to do and is the victim of everybody and everything. Benedict is her imaginary creation: the girl who would respond with strength and mastery to situations she can only ...
Plot: suburbs, dreaming, funeral, motherhood, unrequited love, feminism, medical student, parisian suburb, car accident, abortion, pregnancy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.7
 300
God's Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following his wife’s death, public high-school teacher Michael Evens (Stephen Baldwin) re-launches the Bible Club she originally founded. When upset parents cite the separation of church and state and want the group disbanded, a passionate dispute ...
Style: christian film
Plot: traffic accident, christian propaganda, atheist, religion, bible quote, suicidal, religious differences, school, teacher, father daughter relationship, medication, faith ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.
Style: depressing, heartbreaking, psychological, emotional, sad ...
Plot: depression, sadness, family drama, loneliness, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, death, loss, nephew, house fire, funeral, hospital ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Longest Swim (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Best buds since childhood, Ben and Matt have grown apart with age. Even when Ben is diagnosed with diabetes, Matt struggles to support his friend like he should. Then, while vacationing at the lake, Matt is awakened by screams and groans coming from ...
Plot: swimming, diabetic, childhood friends, lake, childhood friend, capture, diabetes
Place: vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 5.9
 135
Drinking Games (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Grab a six-pack, gather your closest friends and settle in for a night of solace and cheer-and of course, a few Drinking Games. Joseph Lawson's critically acclaimed debut film centers on six friends in Portland, Oregon, who come together ...
Plot: funeral, masturbation, male female relationship, suicide, secret love, drugs, friendship, sex, cannabis, roommate, party, blood ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The King and Queen of Moonlight Bay (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Alison Dodge, a 17-year old raised by her mother, decides on her own to spend her last summer before college getting to know her father
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage life, introspection, parents and children, redemption, youth, one more chance, family problems, estrangement, estranged father, father daughter relationship, fear of commitment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, san diego california, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Rumor of Angels (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An old woman helps a young boy resolve his feelings over the death of his mother.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: stepmother, friendship, elderly, family relations, family problems, estrangement, death in the family, grief, dealing with death, family in crisis, ghost, golden years ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Blue Rain Osaka (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 79 min.
Story: From director Masaru Konuma comes this tale of sorrow and nostalgia mixed with pop songs and feminine strength.
Plot: alcohol abuse, grief, mistress, sister sister relationship, love, youth, jealousy, rain, circus, sex, old love, frustration ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Chasing the Wind (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anna hasn’t seen her family for a decade. When her grandmother dies, she returns home to take care of her grandfather. In the week leading up to the funeral, nothing goes as expected, and Anna is forced to reconsider how she lives her life.
Plot: grandfather granddaughter relationship, old love, burial, orphan, funeral, grief, return home, grandfather, summer, grandparent grandchild relationship, loss of grandmother, death of grandmother ...
Time: 2010s
Place: berlin germany, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Ashes and Embers (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ashes and Embers is an original screenplay by Haile Gerima, about a Vietnam veteran, who, several years after the war, is struggling to come to terms with his role in the war, and his role as a Black person in America. He survives by working odd ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: vietnam war veteran, white house, vietnam war, stock footage, church, pay phone, african american, lapd, gas station, old woman, fountain, argument ...
Place: vietnam, washington d.c., los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 165
Angel Dusted (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cautionary anti-drug film based on a true story, made for NBC television. Drama about the effects on Jean Stapleton and Arthur Hill when their teenage son (John Putch, Stapleton's real-life son) gets spaced out on a marijuana joint laced with ...
Plot: denial, drug use, mental institution, high school, hallucination, drug abuse, school, family relations, pills, broken glass, teenager, costume party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%