Movies that are like An American Affair

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An American Affair
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, clever, sentimental, political drama
Plot: unlikely couple, intrigue, forbidden love, coming of age, love affair, love and romance, lsd, white house, president, cia, teenager, politics, murder, couples, friends, head of state, young heroes, friendship, fall in love, romance, playboy, corruption, obsession, conspiracy, americana, society, state affairs, youth, political intrigue, french kiss, playboy magazine, political corruption, cocktail, detention, first kiss, male masturbation, portrait, cia agent, abstinence, diary, drink thrown into someone's face, ex husband ex wife relationship, catholic, nun, u.s. president, spin the bottle, fistfight, loss of son, binoculars, masturbation, cover up, journalist, peeping tom, gay slur, father son relationship, painting, mother son relationship, camera, school
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 1960s
Place: usa, washington d.c., cuba
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and touching films with plots including society, youth, friendship, coming of age, runaway, dialogue and family relations themes mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like An American Affair: Rambling Rose (1991), True Colors (1991), The '60s (1999), Ragtime (1981), Love Field (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rambling Rose
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, touching, emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, sweet, talky, light, dramatic, stylized, melancholic, bad ending
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, love, dysfunctional family, sexuality, master and servant, self discovery, romance, teenager, hospital, secrets, small town, family, period piece, relationships, runaway, love and romance, coming-of-age, beautiful scenery, childhood, mentor, character study, youth, nanny, adaptation, great depression, couples, culture clash, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, power relations, catastrophe, betrayal, family drama, police investigation, human nature, sexualized violence, introspection, tragedy, adolescence, couple relations, prostitute, dialogue, unlikely friendships, parents and children, fall in love, vengeance, corruption, society, women, manipulation
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: georgia, usa, california
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True Colors
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: clever, serious, captivating, realistic, tense, sincere, melancholic, interesting, talky, earnest, intense, intellectual
Plot: betrayal, friendship, politics, political corruption, vengeance, corruption, revenge, unlikely friendships, world politics, mentor, blind ambition, justice, gunfight, manipulation, school, idealism, political, pornography, drinking, redemption, political intrigue, greed, honest, secrets, runaway, campaign, life philosophy, childhood, dishonesty, destiny, mob, rivalry, dialogue, state affairs, morality, classic car, friends, catastrophe, family, sacrifice, manipulations, gangsters, psychiatry, crime gone awry, violent, culture clash, adaptation, character study, police investigation, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey, california, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   90%
 
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The '60s
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: vietnam war, urban ghetto, idealism, hippie, rebelliousness, parents and children, siblings relations, culture clash, social differences, black panthers, protest, civil rights, pot smoking, drug abuse, rock music, concert, politician, vietnam veteran, racism, coming of age, social decay, working class, injustice, fighting the system, anti war protest, politics, americana, hopes, rebellion, society, youth, family relations, friendship, homecoming, pregnancy, urban ghetto life, campaign, ambition, state affairs, life is a bitch, friends, marines, radical, lifestyle, hare krishna, generation gap, southerner, rock concert, social injustice, high school football
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, woodstock, south central los angeles, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   97%
 
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Ragtime
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Style: clever, serious, captivating, realistic, talky, disturbing, sincere, gloomy, earnest, touching, interesting, intense, witty, light, suspense, melancholic, sexy, stylized, tense
Audience: kids
Plot: fighting the system, jazz, friendship, murder, interracial relations, justice, social differences, racism, distopia, adaptation, runaway, racial injustice, nudity (full frontal - brief), urban, childhood, mentor, injustice, race issues, corruption, dialogue, redemption, artists and showbiz, culture clash, literature, pornography, obsession, police investigation, male nudity, catastrophe, sexualized violence, piano, nudity (topless - notable), storytelling, life is a bitch, brutality, violence, moral ambiguity, crime gone awry, betrayal, period piece, censorship, dishonesty, spelling bee, stereotypes, book, society, unlikely friendships, idealism, gangsters, classic car
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: harlem, usa, new york, london, atlantic city new jersey, lower east side manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   69%
    User:   77%
 
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Love Field
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: touching, serious, feel good, uplifting, realistic, melancholic, road movie, light, dramatic, sentimental, sincere, romantic, reflective, clever, tricky, sexy, sweet, emotional
Plot: chase, romance, assassination, self discovery, on the road, assassin, interracial romance, segregation, love story, interracial relations, relationships, chases and races, nudity (topless - notable), marriage, unlikely friendships, solitude, society, character study, race against time, family, runaway, on the run, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief), obsession, destiny, twists & turns, surveillance, murder, multiple storylines, catastrophe, memory, road trip, dialogue, betrayal, sacrifice, adaptation, secrets, mentor, love, conspiracy, loneliness, police investigation, sexualized violence, happy ending, storytelling, airport, prejudice, demons, guilt
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, california, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   54%
 
The Invisible Circus
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, sexy, dramatic, touching, bad ending, emotional, intense, road movie, surreal, suspense, melancholic, interesting, romantic, awful
Audience: chick flick
Plot: suicide, death, haunted by the past, on the road, sisters, teenage life, pornography, coming of age, nudity (topless - notable), secrets, redemption, first contact, destiny, twists & turns, mentor, youth, catastrophe, storytelling, terrorism, romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, revenge, father, dialogue, human nature, family, guilt, police investigation, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, life & death, love story, politics, betrayal, fall in love, natural disaster, culture clash, runaway, love and romance, cheating, single father, fantasy world, couples, sister, family relations, vengeance, moral ambiguity, adaptation, adventure
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, san francisco, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   60%
 
The Seduction of Joe Tynan
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: clever, serious, cynical, realistic, gloomy, biting
Plot: betrayal, crumbling marriage, introspection, moral dilemma, self discovery, political corruption, couple relations, workplace romance, dishonesty, legal, society, state affairs, couples, idealism, infidelity, love affair, political intrigue, relationship vs career, workplace situations, fighting the system, love and romance, rebellion, workplace, congress, u.s. senator, supreme court, woman takes off shoes, election campaign, political candidate, career, political campaign, senator, morality, adultery, extramarital affair, corruption, politician, politics, pantyhose, lawyer, husband wife relationship
Time: 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   51%
 
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Who's That Knocking at My Door
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: talky, atmospheric, serious, clever, realistic, melancholic, surreal, sincere, enigmatic, touching, interesting, intellectual, stylized, brutal, artsy, psychological, harsh, sexy, light, intense, disturbing, dramatic, reflective, cerebral, cynical
Plot: friendship, catholicism, redemption, violence, male nudity, morality, relationships, friends, romance, storytelling, brutality, dreams, stylish, runaway, mentor, buddies, guilt, depression, psychology, prostitute, vengeance, gangsters, adaptation, obsession, urban, opposites attract, violent, coming of age, character study, teenage life, revenge, dialogue, existentialism, pornography, moral ambiguity, justice, gangs, city life, secrets, death, multiple storylines, corruption, unlikely friendships, loneliness, crime gone awry, assassination, love and romance, classic car, society, youth
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, usa, italy, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   52%
 
Not Fade Away
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, touching, captivating
Plot: blues, drugs/alcohol, buddies, music, rock, coming of age, desire for fame, small town, follow your dream, suburbs, small town life, ambition, country club, artists and showbiz, hopes, youth, family relations, rivalry, friends, music band, rock band, ego clash, rebelliousness, friendship, parents and children, social relations, cold relationship, lifestyle, motorcycle accident, father son conflict, contract, liberal, thanksgiving dinner, college dropout, train ride, christmas dinner, hospital bed, vietnam war, injury, drummer, long hair, recording studio, italian restaurant, christmas present, racial slur, brawl, guitar, drug addiction, italian american, art
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   73%
 
David and Lisa
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: emotional, serious, psychological, gloomy, realistic, sincere
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Time: 50s, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
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System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
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Eden
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, sentimental, sincere, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: relationship vs career, hopes, school, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, couples, power relations, multiple sclerosis, housewife, boarding school, crumbling marriage, idealism, couple relations, doctors and patients, love triangle, teachers and students, infatuation, teacher, disability, fall in love, ambition, misfit, society, youth, family relations
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new england
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System:   57%
    User:   57%
 
Fifteen and Pregnant
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, psychological, talky, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, adolescence vs adulthood, family in crisis, teenage life, youth, high school, family relations, single parent, parents and children, hopes, family problems, parent, single, boyfriend, teenager, adoption, friends, kids in trouble, social misfits, love and romance, life is a bitch, couples, misfit, lifestyle, society, coming of age, surgical gown, struggle, latex gloves, parent child relationship, overalls, grandmother grandson relationship, diaper change, premarital sex, teenage pregnancy, brother sister relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, sister sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, friendship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, school
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   51%
 
Good Will Hunting
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, intellectual, dramatic, philosophical, sentimental, touching, serious, feel good, cerebral, inspirational, earnest, interesting, reflective, clever, captivating, uplifting, intense, talky, sincere, gloomy, motivational
Audience: date night
Plot: genius, mathematics, prodigy, character study, life philosophy, existentialism, teachers and students, harvard, rags to riches, complex characters, university, professor, unlikely friendships, philosophy, psychology, life, mathematician, destiny, human relationship, underdog, redemption, mentor, love, coming of age, friendship, ambition, dedicated educator, psychologist, foul language, storytelling, dialogue driven, psychiatry, loneliness, honest, dialogue, childhood, love story, drinking, courage, relationships, writing, human spirit, literature, hunting, idealism, happy ending, corruption, janitor, doctors and patients, social differences
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: harvard university, boston, usa
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System:   54%
    User:   50%
 
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Household Saints
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere
Plot: single parent, suburbs, human nature, redemption, romance, forbidden love, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, pregnancy, suburban life, family life, hopes, love and romance, society, family relations, obsessive quest, obsession, homecoming, miraculous event, youth, wedding night, saint, grocer, easter, butcher, sausage, mother in law, chinese american, stillborn child, arranged marriage, wager, superstition, catholic, religion, childbirth, nun, italian american, letter, suicide, seduction, funeral, female protagonist, prayer, wedding, flashback, college, baby
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
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Pretty Baby
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: sexual, sexy, stylized, serious, realistic, sentimental, disturbing, erotic, thought provoking, harsh, factual, light, melancholic, art house, reflective, emotional, atmospheric, talky
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, virginity, photographer, prostitution, sexuality, prostitute, sex, innocence lost, child abuse, pornography, nudity (topless - notable), father daughter relationship, childhood, women, love and romance, period piece, adolescence, society, vengeance, youth, catastrophe, runaway, mentor, loss of virginity, brothel, virgin, obsession, couples, boarding school, aging, family relations, fantasy world, couple relations, secrets, destructive relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), censorship, parents and children, greed, adolescence vs adulthood, sexual abuse, brutality, culture clash, voyeurism, workplace, male nudity, classic car, chase, storytelling, transformation
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1917
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
The Dream Catcher
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: on the road, drugs/alcohol, social misfits, self discovery, friendship, down on your luck, teenage life, coming of age, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children, americana, hopes, father, prison, society, family relations, friends, pickle, jumping onto a train, breaking a car window, probation, finger, dead deer, toilet stall, suv, indian reservation, u.s. marine, filling station, abandoned house, men's bathroom, carnival, ferris wheel, juvenile delinquent, breaking and entering, car theft, toy gun, runaway, lawsuit, armed robbery, bible, boxcar, wristwatch, obscene finger gesture, marijuana, fisherman, hitchhiker, stealing a car, christian, theft
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, oklahoma, salt lake city utah, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   56%
 
The Wanderers
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, sentimental, stylized, surreal, intense, talky, harsh
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, adolescence, rock and roll, gangsters, buddies, rock, male nudity, gangs, teacher, teenager, coming-of-age, gang, mentor, drinking, innocence lost, violence, rebellion, vengeance, violent, teenage life, brutality, pornography, childhood, dialogue, weapons, adaptation, crimes, runaway, street gang, nudity (topless - notable), destiny, cult, survival, revenge, justice, fight scenes, youth, life philosophy, friendship, classic car, catastrophe, geek, friends, pregnancy, sexualized violence, censorship, storytelling, stereotypes, juvenile delinquency
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   58%
 
Advise & Consent
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Style: realistic, clever, sincere, serious, dramatic, talky, enigmatic, suspense, thought provoking, interesting, tense, harsh, cynical, witty, disturbing, ironic, suspenseful, reflective, cerebral, melancholic
Plot: politics, idealism, journalism, political corruption, fighting the system, political, president, world politics, dedicated lawyer, senator, secrets, conspiracy, head of state, corruption, assassination, greed, runaway, assassination attempt, police investigation, paranoia, dialogue, brainwashing, legal action, manipulation, adaptation, culture clash, betrayal, censorship, legal investigation, adultery, storytelling, tragedy, morality, cold war, uncover truth, investigation, secretary of state, senate, blackmail, poker game, secret past, politician, drinking, murder, honest, obsession, twists & turns, crime gone awry, guilt, prejudice
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s, 1960s
Place: usa, washington d.c., manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   53%
 
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The West Wing
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, witty, realistic, stylized, sincere
Plot: politics, white house, head of state, idealism, political intrigue, americana, state affairs, workplace, couple relations, politician, workplace situations, hopes, couples, family relations, usa president, democrat, liberal, election, secretary, government official, chief of staff, administration, republican, government facility, congress, secret service, opponent, free spirited, senator, staff, cover up, confrontation with superior, deal, sacrifice, commander, president, uptight character, ethics, romancing partners, media coverage, african american, investigator, assistant, confrontation, conflict, loyalty, teamwork, struggle, marriage, leader
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
Cruel Intentions
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: cynical, entertaining, romantic, dark humor, sexual, clever, serious, sexy, realistic, erotic, biting, bad ending, interesting, twist ending, sadistic, suspense, semi serious
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: seduction, bet, manipulation, betrayal, obsession, sexual obsession, love, teenagers, seductive behavior, brother sister relationship, cynic, femme fatale, ego clash, sibling relationship, love triangle, siblings relations, hypocrisy, diary, sexual activity, sex, narcissism, sexual promiscuity, sexual attraction, humiliation, virgin, teenage life, relationships, incest, private school, rich snob, sexual desire, sociopath, rich kid, reputation, teen angst, bad girl, female psychopath, brutality, virginity, vengeance, sexuality, male nudity, revenge, drugs/alcohol, manipulations, cocaine, high school, redemption, corruption, innocence
Time: 20th century, 90s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
A Small Circle of Friends
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: serious, sexual, sexy, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: idealism, college life, student life, school, dull life, college, coming of age, love and romance, youth, love triangle, buddies, chase, journalism, friendship, polyamory, twentysomething life, fall in love, society, unfulfillment, couples, friends, lottery, lifestyle, menage a trois, man in underwear, anti war protest, harvard
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
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Eve's Bayou
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: captivating, serious, touching, realistic, enigmatic, atmospheric, gloomy, thought provoking, dramatic, heartbreaking, melancholic, emotional, stylized, compassionate, clever, intense, reflective, harsh, absurd, talky, bleak
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, coming of age, incest, father daughter relationship, adultery, storytelling, memory, redemption, uncover truth, betrayal, revenge, family drama, small town, secrets, parents and children, moral ambiguity, family, loneliness, dishonesty, guilt, culture clash, tragedy, childhood, twists & turns, dialogue, all black cast, tavern, superstition, menstruation, aunt niece relationship, curse, society, segregation, youth, memory loss, mentor, vengeance, adaptation, couples, murder, life philosophy, family problems, catastrophe, relationships, family relations, manipulation, writers, character study, runaway
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   54%
 
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Raggedy Man
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, sincere, realistic, enigmatic, sexy, sweet, light, talky, melancholic, stylized, twist ending, scenic, dark humor, atmospheric, suspense
Audience: kids
Plot: small town, friendship, divorce, single parent, loneliness, relationships, parents and children, mentor, radio, adolescence, small town life, manipulation, crime gone awry, wartime, family relations, secrets, brutality, dark fantasy, culture clash, fight scenes, male nudity, social relations, dialogue, interracial romance, love, redemption, friends, nudity (topless - notable), romance, sacrifice, human nature, woman in danger, catastrophe, runaway, americana, fantasy world, psychiatry, danger, life philosophy, dysfunctional family, idealism, society, family, unlikely friendships, couples, childhood, stereotypes, innocence lost, love story, adaptation
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   51%
 
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My Own Private Idaho
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: surreal, road movie, atmospheric, serious, captivating, realistic, melancholic, touching, art house, talky, gloomy, reflective, enigmatic, harsh, bleak, stylized, intense, ironic
Plot: friendship, prostitution, gay, shakespeare, sexuality, pornography, coming of age, homosexuality, on the road, dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, drinking, loneliness, male nudity, storytelling, gender, existentialism, relationships, life is a bitch, dialogue, homeless, life philosophy, friends, rebellion, runaway, character study, love, drug addiction, obsession, partners, unlikely friendships, love story, drugs, brutality, narcolepsy, male friendship, gay sex, hustler, unrequited love, cocaine, incest, poverty, german, robbery, father son relationship, youth, road trip, life & death, family relations, prostitute
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: idaho, usa, seattle, portland oregon, oregon, washington state, europe, rome italy, seattle washington, italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   43%
 
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Tully
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, melancholic, touching, reflective, sentimental, gloomy, thought provoking, emotional, road movie, bleak, dramatic, enigmatic, sweet, earnest, heartbreaking, talky
Plot: small town, coming of age, dysfunctional family, young lovers, single father, family drama, relationships, crumbling marriage, romance, drinking, loneliness, opposites attract, human nature, friendship, introspection, life philosophy, women, complex characters, dialogue, crime gone awry, culture clash, coming-of-age, parents and children, destiny, siblings relations, catastrophe, secrets, solitude, beautiful scenery, hip hop, family in crisis, writers, redemption, small town life, love, love and romance, brothers, mentor, bollywood, couples, hospital, family problems, family relations, natural disaster, guilt, womanizer, tragedy, haunted by the past, hopes, kick-butt women
Place: england, nebraska, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
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The Ice Storm
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: bleak, sexual, realistic, emotional, gloomy, serious, melancholic, captivating, depressing, reflective, dark, tense, disturbing, dark humor, stylized, talky, atmospheric, harsh, intense, clever, interesting, cerebral, cynical, dramatic, enigmatic, ironic, satirical, sincere
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, innocence lost, infidelity, adolescence, parenthood, guilt, adultery, sexuality, drinking, existentialism, thanksgiving, drugs/alcohol, neighbor, crumbling marriage, depression, family drama, pornography, relationships, loneliness, character study, suburbs, drugs, tragedy, crime gone awry, dialogue, complex characters, couple relations, natural disaster, family, secrets, honest, period piece, storytelling, runaway, culture clash, under the surface, greed, obsession, addiction, suburban life, midlife crisis, visceral, brutality, teenage life, adaptation, violent, society, unfulfillment, youth
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1973
Place: connecticut, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
Ordinary People
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, serious, dramatic, heartbreaking, gloomy, compassionate, depressing, intense, melancholic, touching, reflective, captivating, tense, sincere, earnest, sentimental, talky, bleak
Plot: dysfunctional family, guilt, depression, psychiatrist, suicide attempt, family drama, suicide, death, crumbling marriage, marriage, character study, tragedy, relationships, psychiatry, family, dealing with death, suburbs, honest, couple relations, secrets, redemption, death in the family, complex characters, parenthood, hospital, culture clash, visceral, storytelling, loneliness, psychology, runaway, dialogue, mental illness, manipulation, brothers, catastrophe, father-son relationship, family in crisis, adaptation, midlife crisis, middle class, grief, suburban life, family bonds, childhood, teenage life, dialogue driven, survival, coming of age, moral ambiguity
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, illinois, houston texas, texas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
Baby It's You
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, romance, college life, college, coming of age, high school, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, innocence lost, forbidden love, youth, couples, babies and infants, human nature, love affair, social differences, high school life, society, unfulfillment, prom, lifestyle, slumber party, rebellious youth, self acceptance, underage, teen rebel, teenage rebellion, generation gap, conformity, female student, dance contest, twist the dance, popsicle, high school dance, yearbook, first date, intimacy, house party, peer pressure, dream girl, rejection, boredom, self esteem, drug humor, cruising, wild party, confrontation, one night
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: florida, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 

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Duration: 128 min.
Style: touching, serious, captivating, realistic, dramatic, intense, talky, reflective, interesting, emotional, harsh, melancholic, entertaining, clever, earnest, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: family, coming of age, parents and children, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, love and romance, culture clash, tragedy, violence, secrets, family drama, misfit, catastrophe, death of wife, marriage, death, society, mentor, storytelling, parenthood, brutality, youth, couples, family relations, murder, beautiful scenery, dialogue, babies and infants, chase, runaway, immigrants, interracial romance, family bonds, human nature, stereotypes, justice, prison, multiple storylines, redemption, adaptation, rebelliousness, couple relations, race issues, pregnancy, reunion, prejudice, nudity (full frontal - brief), depression, destiny, creativity
Time: 20s, 50s, 20th century, 1920s, 1950s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, mexico
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Down in the Delta
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, dramatic, intense, harsh, talky, melancholic, earnest, clever, scenic, sweet, witty, breathtaking
Plot: dysfunctional family, slavery, drugs/alcohol, single parent, storytelling, starting over, family, parents and children, family in crisis, redemption, family life, culture clash, violence, life philosophy, family drama, family relations, relationships, secrets, segregation, destiny, life, catastrophe, rehabilitation, mentor, adaptation, human nature, family bonds, parenthood, addiction, fight scenes, alcohol abuse, dark hero, tragedy, beautiful scenery, drug abuse, love story, political, eccentricity, dialogue, assassination, vengeance, teenage life, justice, interracial romance, runaway, working class, coming of age, prejudice, americana, brutality
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mississippi, usa, canada, tokyo, atlanta georgia, alabama, chicago illinois
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System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
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