Movies like Weighed But Found Wanting

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Weighed But Found Wanting (1974)
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Weighed But Found Wanting (1974)
Original name: Tinimbang ka Ngunit Kulang
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The son of a wealthy man, Junior has everything he could possibly want. But the emptiness of his extravagant lifestyle and the hypocrisy of the town's so-called leading citizens weigh heavily on him, and he reaches out to the village outcasts.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: village, friendship, family relations, village life, couples, single parent, small town, social relations, small town life, couple relations, cemetery, church, abortion, birth, idiot, leper, wetting oneself
Time: 70s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sexy films with plots about family relations, social relations, small town, couples, small town life, friendship and parents and children mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Weighed But Found Wanting: Nevada (1997), Nelly (2004), Amy & Isabelle (2001), Egg (2007), Portrait of a Stripper (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nevada (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chrysty walks through the desert carrying nothing and heading nowhere. She enters a very small town called Silver City. The local community of woman is intrigued by the sudden arrival of an attractive stranger and they find out that Chrysty left a ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: small town, social relations, couples, gays and lesbians, mysterious character, on the run, village, infidelity, village life, desert, feminism, small town life ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, idaho
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Nelly (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The four days following the death of a small town doctor, seen through the eyes of Nelly, his wife, a nurse.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: village, love and romance, couples, social relations, village life, sexual relations, family relations, death
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Amy & Isabelle (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1971, in the small town of Shirley Falls, in Maine, the odd and lonely secretary Isabelle Goodrow raises her teenager daughter Amy alone. She has only two friends in her job among her gossiper colleagues. When her overprotected daughter is ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: parents and children, teenage life, disgraced, single parent, family problems, youth, friendship, dysfunctional family, human nature, love and romance, family life, isolation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: maine, new england
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Egg (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Poet Yusuf (35-38) returns to his childhood hometown, which he hadn't visited for years, upon his mother's death. He is faced with a neglected, crumbling house. Ayla, a young girl (17-19) awaits him there. Yusuf has been unaware of the ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, disturbing, offbeat
Plot: village life, poet, love and romance, parents and children, homecoming, family relations, dealing with death, curses spells and rituals, village, small town life, small town, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
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63%
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Portrait of a Stripper (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young widow, supporting herself and her son by performing as a nightclub dancer, finds the place turned into a strip joint.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, touching, sexual
Plot: family problems, family relations, workplace, single parent, nudity (full frontal - brief), down on your luck, custody, single mother, money, stripper, widow, milf ...
Time: 70s
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Candles on Bay Street (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: DeeDee returns to her hometown with her 11 year old son, Trooper, 13 years after she ran off with her boyfriend. Her childhood best friend, Sam, is now married and he and his wife, Lydia, are the town's veterinarians. Lydia is a little wary ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: veterinarian, adoption, single parent, homecoming, social relations, couple relations, terminal illness, life is a bitch, parents and children, couples, unfulfillment, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
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61%
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August Winds (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Shirley has left the big city to live in a small seaside town and look after her elderly grandmother. She drives a tractor on a local coconut plantation, loves rock music and wants to be a tattoo artist. She feels trapped in the tiny coastal ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, realism, social relations, village, village life, care, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, dealing with death, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
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Raggedy Man (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nita, a divorced mother of two boys, is stuck working as a telephone operator in a small Texas town in World War II. Her friendship with a sailor on leave causes tongues to wag in town.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, talky, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: small town, world war two, friendship, family relations, couples, parents and children, social relations, woman in danger, single parent, prejudice, sailor, gossip ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
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The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A 91 years old carpenter, who is still in completely good health, has to fight developers who are trying to force him to sell his land.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: human spirit, friendship, small town life, isolation, village life, americana, village, small town, dysfunctional family, family problems, social relations, friends ...
Time: 90s
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Jewel (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the 1940s a 40-year-old woman with five healthy children gives birth to a girl with Down's syndrome.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: disability, family relations, family problems, family life, society, couples, social relations, couple relations, youth, babies and infants, small town, small town life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 60s
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Ana and the Others (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Twenty-something Ana, now living in Buenos Aires, returns to her native city of Paraná. She meets old school mates, old friends, makes new ones, and starts to rethink her life, and perhaps change her future.
Style: sincere, realistic, touching, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, human nature, love and romance, social differences, obsessive quest, road not taken, teaching the ways of the world, family life, homecoming, youth, small town ...
Time: future
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The Outlander (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 138 min.
Story: It is the early 20th century. A stranger arrives in the small, rural community and disrupts the lives of its inhabitants. The man, who refuses to give his name, is dubbed The Outlander. A traveller who disdains conventional behaviour and ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, touching, sentimental, serious
Plot: friendship, friends, love affair, social relations, village life, village, fall in love, family relations, stranger, rivalry, love and romance, gossip ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: canada
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Due East (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The movie spotlights an intelligent high school senior and National Merit Scholar (Bryant) who has never been part of the "in crowd." She teaches a high school equivalency night class, tends to the needs of her widower father, Jesse ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sincere, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: single parent, small town, coming of age, destructive relationship, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, couples, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Grandfather (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 151 min.
Story: After his son dies, an elderly man comes back to Spain from the US and hopes to find out which of his granddaughters is true, and which one is bastard.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sexy, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, suicidal thoughts, grandson, bittersweet, social relations, couples, family relations, small town life, small town, parents and children, couple relations, golden years ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, sentimental, captivating ...
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Electric Shadows (2004)
Genre: Drama
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Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional
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Duration: 80 min.
Story: Chronicles a day in the life of a grieving woman, and the twelve visitors who help her move forward.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: relationship vs career, life turned upside down, couples, estrangement, dull life, interracial relations, single parent, family relations, society, supportive spouse, friends, unfulfillment ...
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Country: USA
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Paradise Lost (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: tense, captivating, serious, realistic
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37%
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Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, sexy ...
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Steaming (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sexy, talky, sexual ...
Plot: parents and children, singleness, friendship, feminism, strong female presence, gender, best friends, single parent, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends, couples ...
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37%
Double Standard (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: captivating, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual
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Genre: Drama
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Style: semi serious, realistic, touching
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Time: 50s, 20th century
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No One Writes to the Colonel (1999)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 122 min.
Story: Every Friday, the Colonel puts on his only suit and goes to the dock to await a letter announcing the arrival of his pension. But the townsfolk all know that this pension will never come. His wife also knows it, and even he knows it. But he is still ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: pension, colonel, hopes, parents and children, small town, family relations, downfall, haunted by the past, couple relations, family life, small town life, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1940s
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A Touch of Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: One night in a small town in North Carolina, fate brings together three lives: an entertainment lawyer returning home to his dying mother after years in escape of his past, a woman trying to reclaim her supposed love, and a boy with a penchant for ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
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Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of three women who live in a North Carolina town and defy the traditional roles set forth for them by society.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
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Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The story of a young couple who live in a small town with their four-year-old daughter. The husband is so caught up in his work as a policeman that he gradually becomes increasingly alienated from his wife and daughter who become ever closer to one ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Séraphin: Heart of Stone (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Séraphin unfolds against the severe and achingly beautiful landscape of rural Quebec in 1889, where young lovers are torn from each other when a bankrupt shopkeeper forces his daughter into an arranged marriage to save his business. But true love ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: greed, bankruptcy, love and romance, couples, couple relations, true love, parents and children, village life, young lovers, romance, family relations, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, quebec
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34%
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Desert Dream (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: This film takes place in a remote area, a desert region situated somewhere between the Mongolia and Chinese border. The town has become nearly void of all inhabitants except for Hangai, who works obsessively to plant trees in the desert area. ...
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