Movies like Simon's Got a Gift

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Simon's Got a Gift (2019)
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Simon's Got a Gift (2019)
Original name: La dernière vie de Simon
Genre: Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Simon, a young orphan, has an extraordinary power : he can take on the appearance of people he’s already touched. When his best friend dies in an accident, there is no witness. Simon decides to steal his place in his family. Ten years later, the truth will get more and more difficult to bear and to hide...
Style: enigmatic
Plot: orphan, love, supernatural power, rise and fall, teenager, police, friendship, death, hospital, secret, restaurant, birthday, beach, cemetery, super strength, male nudity, boat, boy, mirror, photograph, teenage boy, kiss, blood, accidental death, little boy ...
Place: brittany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, light, sweet and captivating films with plots about love, friendship, kiss, romance, love and romance, boy and family relations mostly in Romance, Family and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Simon's Got a Gift: Running for Grace (2018), 14 Going on 30 (1988), The Blind Orchestra (2015), Spring (2014), Tinker (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Running for Grace (2018)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An orphan boy of mixed race finds family with the newly arrived white village doctor in Hawaii. The boy can run like the wind, and begins bringing Doc's medicine to coffee pickers throughout the mountainous region. On an errand, the medicine ...
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, sentimental
Plot: forbidden love, orphan, prejudice, racism, race against time, coming of age, love, boy, medicine, jungle, forest, running ...
Time: 1920s
Place: hawaii
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14 Going on 30 (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Danny is hopelessly in love with his teacher Peggy Noble. Of course she doesn't even notice him while she plans to marry the obnoxious coach Roy "Jack-jaw" Kelton. When Danny's friend Lloyd invents a growth accelerator for fruit ...
Plot: age difference, coach, love, desire, teacher student relationship, male female relationship, body swapping, wish fulfillment, child as adult, boy, friendship, friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Blind Orchestra (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the early years of the reign of Hassan II, Houcine, a fan of the new king, is the director of a popular orchestra and the proud father of Mimou. This is a very particular troupe, male musicians who are sometimes forced to pretend that they are ...
Plot: family relations, wedding, dress, politics, love, birthday, maid, movie theatre, family, boy, pretending to be blind
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Picture Perfect Royal Christmas (2020)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: France, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Amanda is the assistant to a famous photographer. Her boss receives an invitation to photograph the Christmas festivities in the kingdom of Pantrea and Amanda goes posing as her. She will soon fall for Prince Leopold, despite not being a royalty.
Style: uplifting, sweet, sentimental, feel good
Audience: chick flick
Plot: christmas, photographer, kingdom, couple relations, love affair, love, fall in love, hopes, love and romance, destiny, friendship, reunion ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Spring (2014)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young man in a personal tailspin flees the US to Italy, where he sparks up a romance with a woman harboring a dark, primordial secret.
Style: scary, tense, melancholic, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dangerous attraction, supernatural, romance, small town, soul mate, mysterious character, danger, immortality, love, transformation, supernatural romance, mysterious woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, new jersey
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Tinker (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Grady Lee Jr. is a struggling reclusive farmer who has never wanted to be married or have children. He lost his mom when he was a young boy and by the time he was 13, his father and step-mom died in a car wreck separating him from his stepsister, ...
Plot: crystal, bible, family relations, birthday, boy, conspiracy, father son relationship, love, magnet, magnetism, cemetery, dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Reading, Writing & Romance (2013)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Struggling actor Wayne Wenders has to look for other options to pay his increasingly late rent and ends up interviewing for a gig teaching Shakespeare at the local high school. Wayne is soon surprising himself with his love of the job—and for ...
Style: light, captivating, feel good, sweet
Audience: family outing
Plot: adaptation, male female relationship, escapades, love affair, rivalry, friendship, promise, society, romance, parents and children, happy ending, love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Emmanuelle in Space 5: A Time to Dream (1994)
Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Emmanuelle teaches her alien friends to explore sexual fantasy through their dreams, and searches for her own dream lover.
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: sexual arousal, sexploitation, masturbation, seduction, fingering, emmanuelle, butt naked, buttocks, dream, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, sex on table ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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My Brother Loves Me Too Much (2017)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Setoka Tachibana is a female high school student who has confessed her feelings to other boys 12 times, but has been rebuffed each time. Her older brother Haruka Tachibana cares for his younger sister deeply, but he keeps secret from her that they ...
Style: sincere, captivating, sentimental, feel good, light
Plot: stepbrother stepsister relationship, first love, school, teacher, desire, brother sister relationship, teenager, secret, forbidden love, attraction, fall in love, romance ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Sweet Darling (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A comming of age story that deals with guilt and forgiveness. In the small village Baekmarksbro, ten-year-old Rasmus has a tragedy on his conscience. Accidentally he shot his sister as 5-year old. It happen while their mother had sex with the local ...
Plot: city, flashback, blood, friendship, father son relationship, danish, family relations, violence, revenge, love, village, cigarette smoking ...
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Emmanuelle in Space 4: Concealed Fantasy (1994)
Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As Emmanuelle demonstrates the hidden joys of sexual fantasy to her intergalactic students, the alien's leader is torn between love and jealousy.
Style: erotic, sexploitation film
Plot: emmanuelle, butt naked, squash, bathtub, party, kiss, bed, nipples, lingerie, breasts, moaning, sex in a bathroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hyper Sapien: People from Another Star (1986)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three aliens from the planet Taros land on Earth and are befriended by a Wyoming rancher's son.
Plot: love, grandfather grandson relationship, desert, grandfather, creature, motorcycle, moon, ranch, female alien, girl, dirt bike, runaway ...
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Christmas in Evergreen (2017)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Allie, a veterinarian in Evergreen, reluctantly will spend Christmas with her long-distance boyfriend. Bound for the airport, she has engine trouble, and Ryan, headed to Florida with his daughter Zoe, stops to help. Sure they won’t meet again, ...
Style: sincere, touching, light, disturbing, sweet
Audience: boys' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: christmas, veterinarian, love, love and romance, love affair, romance, escapades, friendship, society, airport, egg, wreath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., vermont, new england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Journey Back to Christmas (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: WWII has ended and Hanna is still grieving over her husband's disappearance. When the Christmas Comet appears for the first time in 70 years, Hanna is caught in a terrible storm and knocked unconscious. When she wakes up, she's in 2016.
Style: sincere, disturbing, thought provoking, exciting, captivating
Plot: christmas, time travel, magic, hospital, library, nurse, romance, christmas tree, world war two, barn, time traveler, broken arm ...
Time: year 2016
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: captivating, thought provoking, disturbing, touching, meditative
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: scientist, love, artificial intelligence, false memory, humanoid robot, addiction, deception, brothel, lake, robot, sex scene, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: future
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Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: With the help of student assistant Boris and stolen university equipment, Dr. Harry Wolper plans to clone his dead wife. But then he meets Meli, an egg donor for his experiment, and they fall in love. Faced with choosing between his deceased wife ...
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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
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Duration: 81 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Duration: 79 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sammy's Super T-Shirt (1978)
Genre: Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
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Time Freak (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: romantic, sweet, light, feel good
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Starman (1984)
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Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: touching, stylized, offbeat, serious, road movie ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Bicycle Bride (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Starcrossed (1985)
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Audience: kids
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