Movies like Adam 2019

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Adam (2019)
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Adam (2019)
Original name: آدم
Genre: Drama
Country: Morocco, France, Belgium, Qatar
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Abla, a widow and mother to a 10-year-old girl, struggles to survive and give her child the best possible future. After the death of her husband, she starts a home-based business from her kitchen, which opens up on the street through a metal shutter. Every day, she makes and sells homemade bread and all types of traditional Moroccan pastries. Closed-off from life, leading an existence devoid of happiness and taking refuge in her work, Abla has become old before her time. Unable to manifest love towards her child, she has replaced tenderness with pragmatism. When Samia, a young woman who is heavily pregnant knocks on her door, seeking shelter and overwhelmed by the weight of her burden of giving birth to a child without a father, Alba is unaware that this chance encounter will change her forever.
Plot: pregnancy, single mother, baby, female protagonist, homelessness, homeless woman, childbirth, newborn baby, little girl, newborn, breast feeding, women, pregnant woman, homeless, sheep, widow, bakery, mother and daughter, baker, pastry, female director, oven, 8 year old, arabic, mourning ...
Place: north africa, africa, morocco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, suspenseful, captivating and suspense films with plots about baby, pregnant woman, female protagonist, pregnancy, pregnant, childbirth and birth mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Adam: Sofia (2018), Harry's Daughters (2005), Diane Has the Right Shape (2017), 3000 Nights (2015), Orphan (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sofia (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Qatar, Belgium, Morocco
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sofia, 20, lives with her parents in Casablanca. Suffering from pregnancy denial, she finds herself breaking the law by giving birth to a baby out of wedlock. The hospital gives her 24 hours to provide the father's papers before informing the ...
Plot: female director, baby, newborn, hospital, police officer, cousin cousin relationship, sea, pregnant woman, birth, newborn baby, telephone call, 20 year old ...
Place: morocco
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Harry's Daughters (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: About two sisters, Marie and Ninni, both are pregnant for the first time. After conducting a joint survey, Ninni's child is found dead.
Plot: baby, childbirth, miscarriage, breast feeding, insanity, sister sister relationship, pregnancy, female protagonist, father daughter relationship
Place: eastern europe
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Diane Has the Right Shape (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Diane doesn't hesitate for a moment when her best friends, Thomas and Jacques, ask her to be their surrogate mother. It is in these hardly ideal circumstances that she becomes infatuated with Fabrizio.
Style: captivating, sincere, suspenseful, exciting, touching
Plot: surrogate mother, childbirth, gay, pregnant woman, baby, newborn baby, pregnancy, gay couple, birth, female protagonist, newborn, doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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3000 Nights (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Jordan, Lebanon, Qatar, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young Palestinian schoolteacher gives birth to her son in an Israeli prison where she fights to protect him, survive and maintain hope.
Plot: female director, prison, female protagonist, letter, newborn baby, palestinian, pregnant woman, pregnant, school teacher, childbirth, birth, photograph ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Orphan (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young woman who moves to Paris and has a brush with disaster. The grown-up at last, an accomplished woman, who thought she was safe from her own past. Gradually, these characters come together to form a single heroine.
Style: no music, non-linear
Plot: police raid, police arrest, pregnant, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, arrest, teenage girl, release from prison, classroom, hide and seek, baby, language barrier ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: romania, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Mr. and Mrs. Bo Jo Jones (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: It's 1956 in the beach town of Trilby. After asking the questions pertaining to the situation, sixteen year old working class Robert Joseph Jones - who prefers to be called Bo Jo - asks his same aged girlfriend, upper middle class Julie Greher, ...
Plot: teenage mother, wedding, expectant father, pregnant teenager, pregnancy, birth, husband wife relationship, newborn, pregnant bride, childbirth, maternity ward, pregnancy and birth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Brand New Life (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After 18 years of marriage, a middle-aged couple has to face the prospect of having their first child.
Plot: baby, expectant father, baby born, parenthood, pregnant wife, pregnancy, newborn, pregnant woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
In Safe Hands (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Théo is given up for adoption by his biological mother on the very day he is born. After this anonymous birth, the mother has two months to change her mind… Or not. The child welfare services and adoption service spring into action… The former ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating
Plot: social services, adoptive mother, newborn baby, adoption, motherhood, baby, foster home, hospital, unwanted pregnancy, childbirth, society, foster child ...
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Having Babies II (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of various couples who get caught up in the personal and emotional crises of birth, adoption and hospitalization, and also of the hospital and health care workers who take care of them.
Plot: baby, pregnancy, maternity ward, twin, childbirth, father son relationship, twins, pregnant wife, hospital, pregnant woman, expectant father, woman in labor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Thank You All Very Much (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Rosamund Stacey (Sandy Dennis), a young 'bookish' girl in London society, spends her days studying for a doctorate in the British Museum and her nights avoiding the sexual attention of the men in her life. But one day, all that changes. ...
Plot: single mother, maternity ward, pregnant, birth, childbirth, expectant father, pregnant woman, pregnancy
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44%
The Girls of Huntington House (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An unmarried teacher in a school for unwed mothers finds herself becoming too emotionally attached to her students and their problems.
Plot: newborn baby, maternity ward, pregnancy, adoption, unwed pregnancy, baby born, single mother, teenage mother, kindergarten, pregnant woman, pregnant teenager, pregnant girlfriend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Looking for Her (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elisa, on a verge of divorce, leaves Paris with her son Noe to settle in her hometown of Dunkerque to find the biological mother who gave her up for adoption 30 years before.
Style: suspense, touching, suspenseful
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Dirty God (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, Belgium, Ireland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jade is a young mother in the prime of her life when an acid attack leaves her severely burned. While her face has been reconstructed, her beauty is lost beneath the scars. Descending a self-destructive path with relationships crumbling, Jade must ...
Style: touching, sentimental, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: single mother, friendship, female protagonist, court, trial, burnt face, plastic surgery, baby, infidelity, mother daughter relationship, catastrophe, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary
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Genre: Drama
Country: Guatemala, Mexico
Duration: 76 min.
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38%
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Angel Face (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A single mother abandons her 8-year-old daughter after meeting someone in a nightclub.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, single mother, sea, seaside, female director, diving, wedding, little girl, alcohol, cigarette smoking, swimming pool, nightclub ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Aurora (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After she read in the newspaper that a newborn baby was found in a dumpster, a teacher becomes obsessed with giving it a proper burial.
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Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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36%
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The Cry (1964)
Genre: Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Ayka (2018)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Having Babies III (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: hospital, pregnant, childbirth, maternity ward, expectant father, pregnancy, pregnant woman, pregnant wife, newborn baby, birth, gynecologist, female doctor
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34%
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Noura's Dream (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, Belgium, France, Qatar, Netherlands
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Story: With her abusive husband in jail and a coveted divorce pending, hardworking Noura can almost grasp a happy, new life with lover Lassaad — but when the best-laid plans are upended, Noura must tap her unshakable will to fulfill her dream.
Plot: prison visit, adultery, interrogation, assault, hospital, police, male rape, prison, factory, female protagonist, single mother, female director ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Margarita Happy Hour (2001)
Genre: Drama
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Cart (2014)
Genre: Drama
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