Movies like Sister Cities

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Sister Cities (2016)
 6.8
 1K
Sister Cities (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the internationally-acclaimed play by Colette Freedman, the story of 4 estranged sisters who reunite for their mother’s alleged suicide.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: sibling relationship, suicide, estrangement, sister sister relationship, sisters, family secret, family problems, family reunited, family conflict, sister sister conflict, investigation, murder investigation, family relations, mystery, relationships, brawl, relationship problems, conflict, sister, marital argument, reunion, mother

Most similar movies to Sister Cities

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, entertaining, realistic and serious films with plots about family relations, family problems, relationships, relationship problems, dysfunctional family, sister sister relationship and estrangement mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Sister Cities: A Sister's Secret (2018), The Automatic Hate (2015), A Father's Choice (2000), The Sisters (2005), My Sister, My Keeper (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Sister's Secret (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Twin sisters secretly swap places on their thirtieth birthday. The harmless prank becomes a nightmare when one of them is murdered.
Style: suspense, captivating, entertaining
Plot: murder, murder mystery, murder investigation, twin sister, sisters, con trick, sister, murder of sister, loss of sister, male female relationship, family secret, mate swapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Automatic Hate (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Davis Green's (Joseph Cross) alluring young cousin Alexis (Adelaide Clemens) appears on his doorstep one night, he discovers that a side of his family has been kept secret from him. Against his father’s wishes, Davis travels to rural, ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: brother sister incest, brother brother conflict, family reunited, cousin cousin relationship, family secret, dysfunctional family, family problems, conflict, family, relationships, mystery, cousin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
A Father's Choice (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The fast-paced city life of two sisters is turned upside down when they are sent to live in the country with their father after their mother is killed.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, teenage life, family life, family relations, family problems, single parent, youth, love and romance, dysfunctional family, farm, hopes, estrangement ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.1
 965
The Sisters (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Based on Anton Chekov's "The Three Sisters" about siblings living in a college town who struggle with the death of their father and try to reconcile relationships in their own lives.
Style: emotional, rough, serious, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, family problems, estrangement, family gatherings, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, lifestyle, sister sister relationship, dark past, three sisters, family secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
My Sister, My Keeper (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: 2 Sisters are forced to get along when their parents get mixed up in the Civil War, and leave them in charge.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: sibling rivalry, civil war, sister sister relationship, family relations, sisters, relationships, sister, life, wartime, telegram, jewish, horse and carriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 224
The Fatherless (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: They never expected Kyra to turn up again. The two brothers and their sister, brought together when their father dies, are stunned by the appearance of their sister.Kyra suddenly vanished over twenty years ago during the breakup of the hippie ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, self discovery, haunted by the past, family relations, family problems, reunion, siblings relations, death in the family, old house, identity, mother son relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 80s, 1990s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Three Sisters (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: For her latest project, commissioned by Arte and starring members of the Comédie-Française, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi (A Castle in Italy, Rendez-Vous 2014) shot an idiosyncratic, half-modernized adaptation of one of Chekhov’s greatest, most ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: sister sister relationship, three sisters, family relations, relationships, male female relationship, sister, sisters, family, life, dream, coping, female director ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.6
 292
Sisters (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Brazil, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Argentinian sisters Elena and Natalia, who were separated, meet again in Texas in 1984.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: reunion, betrayal, on the run, prodigy, love and romance, family relations, estrangement, survival, teenage life, couple relations, supportive spouse, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: argentina, texas, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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My Sister's Keeper (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two sisters take a journey of discovery and reconciliation based on the memoirs of Margaret Moorman. Christine has been diagnosed with schizophrenia and must rely on others for support even though she longs for and independent and ordinary life. ...
Style: uplifting, serious, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Plot: split personality, family problems, disability, siblings relations, mental illness, sibling relationship, sister, family relations, family life, schizophrenic, sister sister relationship, sisters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Beyond Brotherhood (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Panama, USA, Argentina
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two young siblings ended up living on the streets, having nothing left but their love. It's a story about survival, second chances and second falls, with an unexpected turn at the end.
Style: captivating, sincere, entertaining
Plot: brother sister relationship, orphan, brother and sister, family relations, family, problem solving, relationships, relationship problems, brother, family problems, male female relationship, life ...
Place: panama
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.4
 40
Brothers (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Israel
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two brothers separated at birth find themselves years later in Israel. Dan, who chose a life of work, lives with his family in a kibbutz in the south. Aaron, his brother, doctor in philosophy and law and the Torah, arrives from the USA to defend the ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: brother brother relationship, brother brother reunion, brother brother conflict, social relations, conflict, marital argument, social issues, social problems, family reunited, reunion, religion, brother ...
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mano po 6: A Mother's Love (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Melinda Uy is a half-Filipino, half-Chinese struggling mother to four children married to a full-Chinese blood man. Her family was believed to bring curse to Olive's famiily. Because of this, Melinda was not accepted by Uy's family as one ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: sister in law, teenage rebellion, mother daughter relationship, mother and daughter, relationships, relationship problems, child custody, kids and family, family relations, family reunited, family problems, mother daughter reunion ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.8
 200
Running Away (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sisters Maggie and Lizzie move in with mom Peg's new husband. Secrets and lies start immediately. Maggie cannot handle what follows and recruits a friend to help her plan to get out of town with her step father's secrets. When Peg ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: stepfather, sister sister relationship, secret, family relations, escape, mystery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship problems, relationships, lie, male female relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Nurse Sisters (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: NURSE SISTERS is a drama about relationships and commitment that stars the oh-so-hot Sasaki Sisters (yes! They are real-life sisters!)
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: nurse, sister sister relationship, medical, doctor, hospital, family relations, doctor nurse relationship, physician, relationship vs career, romantic triangle, sisters, love story ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 27K
Marvin's Room (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A leukemia patient attempts to end a 20-year feud with her sister to get her bone marrow.
Style: touching, emotional, uplifting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, reunion, estrangement, leukemia, transplant, siblings relations, single parent, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, sibling relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, usa, ohio, orlando florida, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sins of the Mother (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shay is a young African-American college student whom is forced to take a year off from school to return to her hometown where she struggles with her anger and insecurity when she's forced to confront her alcoholic mother, Nona, whom is ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: college, homecoming, dysfunctional family, estrangement, family problems, family relations, parents and children, alcohol abuse, single parent, life is a bitch, mother daughter relationship, african american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Secret Life of Happy People (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Élevé par des parents parfaits dans une banlieue proprette, frère cadet d'une fille à qui tout réussit et flanqué d'un ami tombeur, le pauvre Thomas se sent bien ordinaire. Alors qu'il tente désespérément de terminer ses ...
Style: captivating
Plot: waitress, parent child relationship, father son relationship, swimming pool, kite, architect, family problems, relationships, male female relationship, family relations, lifestyle change, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 2K
For Ellen (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After an overnight long-distance drive, Joby has a special meeting—with lawyers and his ex-wife. A struggling musician with the prerequisite tattoos, slimy hair, goatee, and his head firmly floating in the clouds, Joby hasn’t been around to be a ...
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: parents and children, reunion, custody, rivalry, hopes, family problems, babies and infants, estrangement, family relations, family gatherings, child custody, musician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Preacher's Sin (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Evan Tanner's life is spiraling out of control when his live-in niece is arrested for the second time, his boss imposes on him an unacceptable contract, and to top it all he discovers he has a son from a one night affair during the war... When ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: illegitimate son, affair, moral dilemma, uncover truth, secret, murder investigation, relationship problems, family problems, money problems, mystery, uncle niece relationship, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.4
 615
Constellation (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Constellation chronicles the lives and loves of an African-American family in the deep South as they are forced to come to terms with a tumultuous past marked by an unrequited interracial affair. The film explores the way in which the family ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, estrangement, haunted by the past, interracial relations, death in the family, family problems, society, unfulfillment, hopes, family gatherings, dysfunctional family, family reunited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Father's Acre (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Love makes a bad relationship between father and son all the more rancorous in this drama from Hungarian director Viktor Oszkar Nagy. A convict (Janos Derzsi) returns home after a long stretch in prison to a less than enthusiastic welcome; his son ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: parent child relationship, family, father son relationship, father son estrangement, father son reunion, relationship problems, father and son, family relations, relationships, life is a bitch, parents and children, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lo imperdonable (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Martín (Iván Sánchez) hurries to Mina Escondida after getting an urgent letter from his brother begging to be rescued from the hell in which he's living. On arrival, Martin despairs upon finding out that Demetrio (Pablo Montero), his ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: affair, intrigue, family secret, family problems, lie, mystery, male female relationship, relationships, secret, revenge, relationship problems, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Everyone Says I Look Just Like Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two sisters, one white and one black, spend a week together at their famous father's summer home. A microscopic examination of the new American family unit, it's a deeply personal film about the human connections that bond us all together.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: family relations, sister sister relationship, interracial romance, sisters, family, sister, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, biracial, sex scene, sex
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.4
 2K
TalhotBlond (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Thomas Montgomery, a married father of two young daughters, gets seduced by the world of online gambling and chat rooms where a virtual romance and sexual obsession ultimately leads to the murder of an innocent man.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: murder, poker, fake identity, attempted seduction, gambling, gambler, seductress, family relations, relationships, love story, money problems, seduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.2
 567
Union Square (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A reluctant reunion of two estranged sisters. One is on the verge of marriage; the other is on the verge of a nervous breakdown. Both struggle with truths they're hiding from each other - and from themselves. Jenny has rejected her tumultuous ...
Style: twists and turns, sincere, emotional, talky, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, siblings relations, family problems, estrangement, reunion, ego clash, city life, lifestyle, rivalry, snobbism, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Sex Life of Plants (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a head injury makes a dimwit stranger out Barbara's beloved Guille, she ceases to feel desire for him. Nearing 35, and longing for motherhood, she settles with a new partner, while the memory of lost love harrows her.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: marital problem, relationships, relationship problems, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family problems, couple relations, family relations, wanting a baby, family life, choice, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 112
Kidnapped (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Savannah Duke-Morgan realizes her lifetime dream to bring her husband Brad and her five-year-old daughter Aria back to her birthplace on the Gold Coast of Australia until it turns into her worst nightmare when Aria goes missing from the resort’s ...
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: child abduction, family problems, relationship problems, husband wife relationship, family relations, family secret, mysterious disappearance, mystery, investigation, life is a bitch, family life, disappearance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Day Late and a Dollar Short (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When irascible matriarch Viola Price learns that her next asthma attack will likely kill her, she is determined to fix her fractured family before she leaves this world.
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, family problems, estrangement, drugs/alcohol, aging, dysfunctional family, hopes, love, siblings relations, couples, righting the wronged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
About Her Brother (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ginko’s younger brother Tetsuro, a failed comedian, is the oddball of the family. Embarrassing, loud and plain inappropriate at times causes Ginko to disown him. The two reunite when she discovers Tetsuro is terminally ill. Tetsuro’s impending ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: reunion, family relations, family problems, human nature, bittersweet, redemption, family feud, unfulfillment, brother sister relationship, relationship problems, problem solving, brother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Nie mehr wie es war (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tomas is happy as family father, raising teen son Milan (as his knavish buddy) and running-especially gastronomically- a club with his mother Nike, whose absences to take course aiming for career progress causes tension. Covering for Milan's ...
Style: captivating
Plot: fatherhood, adultery, family problems, search for father, family relations, father son relationship, relationships, male female relationship, family, relationship problems, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%