Movies like Saint Frances

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Saint Frances (2019)
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Saint Frances (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At the start of the summer, Bridget has an abortion just as she lands a much-needed job in affluent Evanston, Illinois — nannying a six-year old.
Style: touching, disturbing, humorous, sincere, light
Plot: nanny, abortion, survival, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, teacher, feminism, female protagonist, brother sister relationship, guilt, ex classmate ex classmate relationship, orgasm, sex, dancing, lesbian, party, loneliness, money, food, depression, swing, summer, computer ...

Most similar movies to Saint Frances

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, touching and captivating films with plots about friendship, cell phone, apology, eating, money, telephone call and mother daughter relationship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Saint Frances: Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019), The Trip to Greece (2020), Unexpected (2015), Miss Stevens (2016), Jenny's Wedding (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When architect-turned-recluse Bernadette Fox goes missing prior to a family trip to Antarctica, her 15-year-old daughter Bee goes on a quest with Bernadette's husband to find her.
Style: exciting, light, disturbing, humorous, scenic
Audience: family outing, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female protagonist, disappearance, agoraphobia, family, journey, psychologist, mansion, panic attack, adaptation, glacier, flooding, husband wife relationship ...
Place: seattle, seattle washington, antarctica, south pole, antarctic
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The Trip to Greece (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Actors Rob Byrdon and Steve Coogan continue their travelogue series with a visit to Greece.
Plot: restaurant, friendship, food, writers, waitress, nurse, eating, killing spree, fireworks, teeth, heterosexuality, piano ...
Place: greece, europe, australia, morocco, spain ...
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Unexpected (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An inner-city high school teacher discovers she is pregnant at the same time as one of her most promising students and the two develop an unlikely friendship while struggling to navigate their unexpected pregnancies.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, teachers and students, dedicated educator, society, intergenerational friendship, teenage girl, high school, teacher student relationship, youth, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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83%
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Miss Stevens (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school English teacher becomes a weekend chaperone for three students at a drama competition.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, sincere, feel good
Plot: teacher student relationship, road trip, flirting, teacher, coming of age, remote control, drinking alcohol, lie, drinking, student, friendship, female director ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Jenny's Wedding (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jenny Farrell is getting married. But how will her straight-laced family react when they find out that the woman they thought was their daughter’s roommate is actually her fiancée? As the old-fashioned Farrells attempt to come to terms with the ...
Style: psychological, light, humorous, sexy, touching ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian love, lesbian, coming out, lesbian couple, marital argument, family argument, secret, friendship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Place: cleveland ohio, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.4
 70K
Eighth Grade (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school — the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year — before she begins high school.
Style: light, touching, melancholic, humorous, sentimental
Plot: adolescence, teenage girl, social media, middle school, friendship, teacher, mother daughter relationship, youtube, father daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teen angst, classmate classmate relationship ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: new york state
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79%
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St. Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, inspirational, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, neighbor, family relations, youth, parents and children, coming of age, drinking, drinking alcohol, mentor, divorce, husband wife relationship, nanny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1946
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city, new york, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Grandma (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Self-described misanthrope Elle Reid has her protective bubble burst when her 18-year-old granddaughter, Sage, shows up needing help. The two of them go on a day-long journey that causes Elle to come to terms with her past and Sage to confront her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: road trip, aging, abortion, on the road, parents and children, family relations, pregnancy, grandparent grandchild relationship, introspection, teenager, friendship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The King of Staten Island (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Scott has been a case of arrested development ever since his firefighter father died when he was seven. He’s now reached his mid-20s having achieved little, chasing a dream of becoming a tattoo artist that seems far out of reach. As his ambitious ...
Style: psychological, humorous, ironic, touching
Plot: slacker, smoking pot, stoner, arrested development, tattoo artist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, tattoo, family drama, re-education, mother son relationship, firefighter ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, new york yankees, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Give Me Liberty (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a riot breaks out in Milwaukee, America's most segregated city, medical transport driver Vic is torn between his promise to get a group of elderly Russians to a funeral and his desire to help Tracy, a young black woman with ALS.
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, light, sincere
Plot: money, grandfather, storytelling, funeral, medicine, cooking, disabled person, friendship, adventure, woman in a wheelchair, nightclub, emigrant ...
Time: contemporary, year 2003
Place: milwaukee wisconsin, wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Support the Girls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lisa Conroy is general manager at a highway-side 'sports bar with curves', Double Whammies. She nurtures and protects her employees fiercely--but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction…Double ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: waitress, job interview, fund raising, break in, girl power, employer employee relationship, family business, attempted robbery, husband wife relationship, friendship, apology, fundraiser ...
Time: year 2007
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, thought provoking
Plot: social media, obsessed fan, obsession, chase, love interest, pursuit, secret, loneliness, friendship, charlatan, party, lie ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, venice california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.8
 28K
Table 19 (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eloise, having been relieved of maid of honor duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text, decides to attend the wedding anyway – only to find herself seated with five fellow-unwanted guests at the dreaded Table 19.
Style: light, feel good, funny, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding reception, misfit, wedding, bridesmaid, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, confession, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, male objectification, name calling, marital problem, up and down relationship, guest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Boys on the Side (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After breaking up with her girlfriend, a nightclub singer, Jane, answers a personal ad from Robin, a real estate agent with AIDS, seeking a cross-country travel partner. On their journey from New York City to Los Angeles, the two stop by Pittsburgh ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pittsburgh, st. louis missouri, new york, los angeles, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Wilson (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.
Plot: middle aged man, misfit, midlife crisis, loneliness, friendship, death of father, group therapy, ex husband ex wife relationship, husband wife estrangement, daughter, dog, naivete ...
Place: portland oregon, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.3
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The Meddler (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An aging widow from New York City follows her daughter to Los Angeles in hopes of starting a new life after her husband passes away.
Style: melancholic, sentimental, sincere, captivating, exciting
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, friendship, loss of father, brother brother relationship, friend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, party, wedding, female director ...
Time: year 1969
Place: los angeles, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Beatriz at Dinner (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds ...
Style: thought provoking, light, humorous, psychological, captivating
Plot: billionaire, party, husband wife relationship, class differences, name calling, money, nurse, apology, alternative medicine, classroom, race, vodka ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.0
 8K
Flower (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to ...
Style: touching, suspense, mumblecore, road movie, disturbing ...
Plot: sexual promiscuity, child molestation, 17 year old, murder, chase, teenage boy, friendship, teenage girl, prison, father son relationship, mother's boyfriend, high school ...
Time: year 2016
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68%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The separation of a long married couple goes awry when they fall for each other again.
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, humorous
Plot: lovers, romance, lover, wife husband relationship, marital problem, marriage, secret, infidelity, love triangle, adultery, unfaithful wife, name calling ...
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67%
 7.6
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The Farewell (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding ...
Style: sentimental, melancholic, atmospheric, humorous, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, family outing
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Place: china, usa, japan, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Just Before I Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ted Morgan has been treading water for most of his life. After his wife leaves him, Ted realizes he has nothing left to live for. Summoning the courage for one last act, Ted decides to go home and face the people he feels are responsible for ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: suicide attempt, dysfunctional family, small town, family relations, life is a bitch, suicide, haunted by the past, siblings relations, depression, midlife crisis, loneliness, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, massachusetts, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Party (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 71 min.
Story: Various individuals think they’re coming together for a party in a private home, but a series of revelations results in a huge crisis that throws their belief systems – and their values – into total disarray.
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, disturbing, political ...
Plot: secret, husband wife relationship, party, politician, insult, revenge, professor, friend, drinking, anger, doctor, flat ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's.
Style: talky, sincere, depressing, absurd, humorous ...
Plot: divorce, writers, self fulfillment, coming of age, dysfunctional family, adolescence, self esteem, writer's life, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, parents and children, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: sincere, thought provoking, captivating, entertaining
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Story: Follows the journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town. He finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self-exploration.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, psychological
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
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Story: A young girl named Juno gets herself pregnant and tries to stand on her own, but soon learns a few lessons about being grown up.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, sweet, touching ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, pregnancy, teenage life, teenage pregnancy, love and romance, adoption, social relations, teenager, youth, parents and children, eccentric family, change of heart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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65%
 6.3
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 94 min.
Story: A divorced writer from the Midwest returns to her hometown to reconnect with an old flame, who's now married with a family.
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, talky, depressing ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.6
 645
Good Posture (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend, Lillian moves in with married couple Julia and Don only to overhear them arguing in the night. The front door slams as Don moves out, and the following days sees Lillian, selfish and irresponsible, having to ...
Style: disturbing, melancholic, touching, sincere, light ...
Plot: breakup, married couple, novelist, musician, marital problem, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, guitarist, frenchwoman, father daughter estrangement, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, paris france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 2K
Match (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Seattle couple travel to New York to interview colorful former dancer Tobi for research on a dissertation about dance. But soon, common niceties and social graces erode when the questions turn personal and the true nature of the interview is ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, serious ...
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63%
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Zola (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A waitress agrees to accompany an exotic dancer, her put-upon boyfriend, and her mysterious and domineering roommate on a road trip to Florida to seek their fortune at a high-end strip club.
Style: road movie, slang
Plot: stripper, waitress, pole dancer, boyfriend, sex worker, twitter, female director, friendship, cell phone, food, prostitute, violence ...
Time: year 2015
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%