Movies like Letters from the Big Man

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Letters from the Big Man (2011)
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Letters from the Big Man (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sarah Smith, an artist and government hydrologist, sets out on a post-fire stream survey in a remote part of the Kalmiopsis Wilderness of southwestern Oregon. In the course of her journey through this ancient and ecologically diverse land, she unwittingly finds herself interacting with a sasquatch man, and a mutual curiosity ensues. As their friendship deepens, Sarah must take bold steps to protect his privacy, as well as her own.
Style: touching, serious, sincere, captivating, offbeat
Plot: sasquatch, wilderness, friendship, isolation, confined, animal life, ecology, fire, bigfoot, survival, nature, friends, yeti, telepathy, off the grid, landscape
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa

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Most similar movies to Letters from the Big Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, touching, realistic and sincere films with plots about friendship, friends, youth, society, family relations, life is a bitch and hopes mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Mystery genres. Some movies like Letters from the Big Man: D'Agostino (2012), First Winter (2012), Sivas (2014), X/Y (2014), Not Waving But Drowning (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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D'Agostino (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Heading on a transatlantic voyage at sea from an Italian lab to America, D'Agostino is the story of a human clone left for dead at the shores of Santorini Greece. This lost cargo, commissioned by wealthy individuals for organ tranplants, is ...
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, bleak
Plot: moral dilemma, friends, friendship, gay, self discovery, confined, isolation, human nature, mentally unstable, unfulfillment, island, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece
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First Winter (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When winter begins, life is serene for a group of new-age Brooklynites living in a remote country farmhouse. Sex, drugs, yoga, and organic cooking absorb their days, safely tucked away from the stresses of urban life. But when a blackout of ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: survival, isolation, human nature, confined, social relations, wilderness, party, snow, innocence lost, male nudity, lesbian sex, heroin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Sivas (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Establishing a bleak village in Eastern Turkey as its setting, Sivas features the story of Aslan, an eleven-year-old boy, and Sivas, a weathered fighting dog who develop a strong relationship after Aslan finds Sivas wounded in a ditch, left to die.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, parents and children, life is a bitch, adventure, animal life, society, little boy, youth, friends, family relations, pets, dog fighting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
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86%
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X/Y (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: As Mark, Jen, Sylvia, and Jake navigate through their emotionally-arrested states, X/Y reveals the honest and wanton desire we all have to connect with someone and what is at stake when that connection fades.
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
Plot: friends, city life, understanding, friendship, family relations, society, best friends, twentysomething life, friend, sex, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Not Waving But Drowning (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Not Waving But Drowning is a chronological look at growing up, formed from two different stories. The two sets of friends represent the American dilemma between what you have known and what you hope to know; the tear between longing for the past and ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, friendship, starting over, adolescence vs adulthood, society, couples, best friends, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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79%
Breakfast with Curtis (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Syd is an eccentric bookseller with delusions of grandeur fueled by red wine. He caused a rift 5 years ago between his bohemian housemates and the family next door, but now tries to recruit his 14-year-old neighbor as a collaborator.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological, touching ...
Plot: friendship, friends, teenage boy, drugs, coming of age, depression, death threat, youth, romance, love and romance, love, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Firelight (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Incarcerated women join a band of volunteers who battle forest fires and assist during natural disasters.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious, sincere ...
Plot: redemption, youth, juvenile delinquency, human spirit, power relations, hopes, society, fire brigade, friendship, rivalry, girl, reach out ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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64%
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Tiger Eyes (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she and her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, touching, realistic
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, friendship, death in the family, bittersweet, grieving, depression, life is a bitch, love story, teenager, grief, dealing with death, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico
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63%
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The Cleaner (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Peru
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A forensic cleaner, responsible for the removal of human corpses, has never been able to relate with people or life. Suddenly, he will become accountable for an 8-year-old orphan who has been left behind in the middle of a mysterious epidemic crisis ...
Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, touching, tense ...
Plot: friendship, friends, escapades, survival, boy, dead mother, illness, epidemic, orphan, plague, gain trust, subway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: peru
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60%
3 Nights in the Desert (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three former band mates enter a cave after hearing it has the power to give them what they need. As unsettling desires rise to the surface, they all wonder if the cave has real power.
Style: talky, sincere, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: desert, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, introspection, bittersweet, love triangle, love and romance, twentysomething life, coming of age, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Crystal River (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story is of a married woman who, grieving her inability to have children, finds comfort and healing in her friendship with another man. It's about discovering grace in darkness and the unexpected places we find healing.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Plot: human nature, friendship, mysterious character, romance, love and romance, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, infidelity, friends, ritual, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Swimmers (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an accident in a small Maryland fishing town, 11-year-old Emma begins to question the nature of the adults around her.
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: youth, small town, introspection, family relations, friendship, family problems, human nature, family in crisis, swimming, sex crime, social relations, public health ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland, usa
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52%
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A Fine Step (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Fine Step is an uplifting family drama centering on Cal Masterson (Luke Perry, Beverly Hills 90210) an award winning horseman whose relationship with his beloved horse Fandango allows him to achieve multiple championship wins. However tragedy ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, captivating, emotional, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: horse, friendship, starting over, contests and competitions, parents and children, athlete's life, ambition, rivalry, family, family relations, youth, farm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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51%
Deep in the Heart (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An alcoholic man refocuses himself on putting kids through college via 4H and FFA scholarship donations. Guiding him is a spiritual figure he calls "The Bearded Man".
Style: realistic, uplifting, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, starting over, support group, hopes, mysterious stranger, college, friendship, society, rise to the top, alcoholic, changing lives, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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49%
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Flowers (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ane is in her mid-forties and delighted when a stunning bouquet of flowers is delivered to her home. But the site manager has no idea who to thank – one thing is for sure; her jealous husband, Ander, is not the unknown cavalier. As these ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: life is a bitch, animal life, life turned upside down, hopes, female protagonist, dealing with death, strong female presence, relationships, car accident, flowers, sheep, netflix ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: spain, europe
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47%
Caroline and Jackie (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman turns her sister's belated birthday celebration into an intervention, but as events unfold, it becomes unclear which sibling needs the most help.
Style: realistic, captivating, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: introspection, addiction, haunted by the past, friendship, drug abuse, life is a bitch, self discovery, coming of age, friends, siblings relations, surprise birthday party, sister sister conflict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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47%
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Amexicano (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A look at the bond between an illegal immigrant and a blue-collar Italian-American from Queens.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, humorous
Plot: friendship, social differences, deportation, society, immigrants, culture clash, working class, unemployment, human nature, interracial friendship, unrequited love, unlikely hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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47%
Mark's Secret to Eternal Life (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: 18-year-old Mark wakes up in a parallel world where no one knows who he is - not his family, friends or girlfriend - and discovers that he and all the people he loves will soon die a painful death.
Style: psychotronic, psychological, touching, futuristic, sentimental ...
Plot: parallel world, death, murder, supernatural power, supernatural, family, friends, family relations, parallel universe, parents and children, struggle for survival, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Imperialists Are Still Alive! (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young artist in Manhattan falls in love with a Mexican.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nightclub, social relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, social differences, love affair, missing person, israeli palestinian conflict, couple relations, friendship, conspiracy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, middle east
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47%
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Guilty Hearts (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Over the course of this drama's six separate stories, a variety of couples struggle with the infidelity, dishonesty and heartbreak that plagues their varied pasts. In overcoming their challenges, these diverse individuals embrace a brighter ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, infidelity, redemption, haunted by the past, couple relations, couples, friendship, friends, bittersweet, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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46%
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Old Joy (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two old pals reunite for a camping trip in Oregon's Cascade Mountains.
Style: atmospheric, talky, lyrical, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: road trip, friendship, map, hopes, buddies, partners, on the road, couples, thirtysomething life, liberal, self discovery, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, new jersey, tokyo, europe, london ...
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44%
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Local Color (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A successful artist looks back with loving memories on the summer of his defining year, 1974. A talented but troubled 18-year-old aspiring artist befriends a brilliant elderly alcoholic painter who has turned his back on not only art but life. The ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, touching, contemplative
Plot: painter, self discovery, friendship, parents and children, youth, family relations, artists and showbiz, unsupportive parent, inspiration, mentor, intergenerational friendship, artist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania, new york
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43%
Another Perfect Stranger (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ten years have passed. Nikki's daughter Sarah, now 19 and heading West for college, is at her own spiritual crossroads. To make matters worse, her mother has recently revealed that, nearly a decade ago, she was the dinner guest of the Almighty ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: teenage life, mysterious character, youth, religions or cults, family relations, parents and children, friendship, college, christian propaganda, stranger, discussion, religion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Space Between (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Montine McLeod, a world-weary flight attendant, and Omar Hassan, a prematurely wise 10-year-old Pakastani-American boy connect with one another amidst the chaos of September 11, 2001. When Montine discovers the boy's direct personal link to the ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: terrorism, youth, on the road, friendship, stewardess, cross country, terrorist attack, boy, father son relationship, social problems, terror, friends ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century
Place: usa
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42%
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Girlfriend (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man with Down's Syndrome romantically pursues a small town single mom who is still mixed up with her volatile ex-boyfriend.
Style: serious, touching, sincere, melancholic, realistic
Plot: single parent, life is a bitch, love and romance, friendship, impossible love, hopes, society, misfit, social relations, human spirit, down syndrome, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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41%
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Hide Away (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A successful businessman attempting to resurrect his life buys and boards a dilapidated sailboat.
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: self discovery, starting over, friendship, small town, haunted by the past, hopes, death of wife, redemption, father daughter relationship, society, bittersweet, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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41%
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Max Rose (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An ageing jazz pianist learns something about his wife of 65 years, leading him to question their life together.
Style: realistic, psychological, thought provoking, captivating, touching ...
Plot: aging, introspection, jazz, flashback sequence, memory, death of wife, friendship, elderly, dishonesty, dealing with death, old age, retirement home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Siberia, Monamour (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Siberia. Late autumn. In taiga, in the deserted village there lives an old man Ivan & his seven-year-old grandson Leshia. A pack of feral dogs devours everything alive in the neighborhood. One of these dogs is Leshia's best friend. ...
Style: touching, gloomy, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Plot: survival, elderly, golden years, orphan, wilderness, isolation, life is a bitch, forest, dangerous animal, change of heart, nature, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
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Missing Pieces (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A heartbroken man kidnaps two strangers in hopes they will fall in love.
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, surreal, suspense ...
Plot: teenage love, redemption, breakup, confined, crimes, mentally unstable, youth, love and romance, wilderness, captivity, obsession, teen romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The End (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of old friends gets together for a weekend in a mountain cabin. Years have gone by and yet nothing seems to have changed between them. But lurking behind the laughter and stories is a murky episode from the past that continues to haunt them. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: survival, apocalypse, friendship, haunted by the past, chaos, isolation, post apocalypse, friends, escapades, danger, reunion
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%