Movies and TV shows like Crematorium

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Crematorium (2011)
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Crematorium (2011)
Original name: Crematorio
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 397 min.
TV show
Story: Crematorio is a Spanish TV series written and directed by Jorge Sánchez-Cabezudo. It is based on Rafael Chirbes' novel of the same name.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: ambition, rise to the top, family business, family tradition, family relations, architect, family life, social problems, society, mogul, business venture, corruption, latinos, blind ambition, loss of sibling, power relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain

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Cane (2007)
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Genre: Drama
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Lone Star (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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The Slap (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 354 min.
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Spyder Games (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 94 min.
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Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Queen Sugar (2016)
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Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, sincere
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 175 min.
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The Grand Mansion Gate (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 47 min.
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
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Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating
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Genre: Drama
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Kane & Abel (1985)
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Country: USA
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Vanity Fair (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Style: captivating, realistic, serious, stylized
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The Village (2013)
Genre: Drama
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Carnation (2011)
Genre: Drama
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The Astronaut Wives Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
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