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20 best movies like Another Earth (2011)

List of the best movies like Another Earth (2011): Womb, The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them, Interstellar, Charly, Perfect Sense, The Fountain, Mr. Nobody, Awaken, Coming Home, The Giver.

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Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryGermany, Hungary, France
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Gloomy

A woman's consuming love forces her to bear the clone of her dead beloved. From his infancy to manhood, she faces the unavoidable complexities of her controversial decision.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama
PlotObsession, Loneliness
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleRomantic, Soulful, Philosophical, Gloomy, Makes me think

A New York couple's relationship is tested after the loss of their child. This film is the wide-released combination of the original two :him and :her volumes that premiered at the Cannes Film Festival.

Markimdb: 8.6
Genrefantastic, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Canada
CharactersAstronauts, Scientists, Inventors, Farmers, Astronauts
PlotLove, Survival, Time travel, End of the world, Adventure
PlaceSpace, Parallel worlds, Fantastic worlds, Spaceships
StylePopular, Dystopian, To cry, Philosophical, Atmospheric

Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.

Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CharactersDogs, Teachers, Geniuses, Scientists, Disabled people
PlotMotorcycles, Experiments
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, By books, Smart, Makes me think

An experiment on a simpleton turns him into a genius. When he discovers what has been done to him he struggles with whether or not what was done to his was right.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Sweden, Denmark, Republic of Ireland
CharactersCooks, Scientists
PlotLove, Apocalypse, End of the world, Passion, Relationship
StyleRomantic, Philosophical, Explicit scenes, Makes me think, Serious

Susan is a scientist searching for answers to important questions. So important that she has given up on other things, like love - until she meets Micheal. Susan and Michael find themselves embarking on a sensual adventure while the world around them seems to be falling apart. A life-affirming look at what it means to love and be loved in turbulent times.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersDoctors, Immortals, Writers, Terminally ill
PlotPuzzles, Obsession, Loneliness, Death, Cancer
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleMind-altering, Twisted plot, Philosophical, Atmospheric, Makes me think

Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantastic, fantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryBelgium, Germany, Canada, France, United Kingdom, Luxembourg, USA
CharactersImmortals, Old man
PlotTime travel, Puzzles, Death, Depression, Mystery
PlaceMars, Parallel worlds
StylePsychological problems, Mind-altering, Twisted plot, Philosophical, Deep Meaning

Nemo Nobody leads an ordinary existence with his wife and 3 children; one day, he wakes up as a mortal centenarian in the year 2092.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
PlotSupernatural, Life after death, True love, Fate, Dreams
PlaceParallel worlds, USA
StyleRomantic, To cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

Alex's dreary life is reignited when he meets Rachel, the woman of his dreams. The only thing that stands in the way of their perfect, serendipitous relationship is that Rachel has recently passed away.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CharactersMilitary, Disabled people, Soldier
PlotLove, War, Love triangle, Marine Corps
PlaceVietnam, California, Los Angeles
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Gloomy, Makes me think, Touching

The wife of a Marine serving in Vietnam, Sally Hyde decides to volunteer at a local veterans hospital to occupy her time. There she meets Luke Martin, a frustrated wheelchair-bound vet who has become disillusioned with the war. Sally and Luke develop a friendship that soon turns into a romance.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, South Africa, Canada
PlotTravel, Friendship, Fate
StyleExciting, Philosophical, Atmospheric, Makes me think, Serious

In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of the "real" world.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, fantastic, fantastic, thriller, thriller, drama, drama
CountryUSA, Germany, Canada, France
CharactersHeroes, Soldier
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse
PlaceBunker, New York
TimePost apocalypse
StyleAction, Tense, Depressive, Serious

Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersWomanizers, Priests
PlotPassion, Love triangle
PlaceUSA, Small cities
StyleRomantic, Light, Philosophical, Atmospheric, Gloomy

After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CharactersAngels, Musicians, Losers
PlaceDeserts, Los Angeles
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Soulful, Atmospheric, Fancy

An angel under the thumb of a ruthless gangster is saved by a trumpet player down on his luck.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama, drama
PlotLove, Dancing, Money, Friendship, Earthquake
PlaceTrains, Parallel worlds, USA, Los Angeles
StyleRomantic, To cry, Fancy, Touching

When a chance encounter brings together the cynical Dell and the quick-witted Kimberly, the stage is set for a tempestuous love affair that unfolds like a puzzle. As the film zigzags back and forth in time-from a meteor shower in LA, to an encounter in a Paris hotel room, to a fateful phone call-an unforgettable portrait of a relationship emerges.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genremelodrama, drama, detective
CountryRepublic of Ireland, USA
CharactersMermaids, Fish
PlaceIreland, Small cities
StyleTo cry, Cute, Gloomy, Touching, Heartbreaking

An Irish fisherman discovers a woman in his fishing net believing her to be a mermaid.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama, detective
CharactersAstronauts, Janitors
PlotSuccess, Fate, Cheating, Uprising, Dreams
StyleUnexpected ending, Dystopian, Twisted plot, Philosophical, Smart

Science fiction drama about a future society in the era of indefinite eugenics where humans are set on a life course depending on their DNA. The young Vincent Freeman is born with a condition that would prevent him from space travel, yet he is determined to infiltrate the GATTACA space program.

Markimdb: 4.3
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CharactersMusicians, Writers
PlotWar, Survival, Apocalypse, End of the world, Basketball
PlaceParty, USA
StyleTense, Gloomy, Depressive, Serious

The interwoven stories of three couples which are forced to make life altering decisions in the face of a disastrous war. Inspired and sometimes blinded by their love, Len, Mia, Andy, Esther, Anna and Erik are as flawed and beautiful as any of the billions who are facing this human-made biological disaster.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, melodrama, drama
CharactersHeroes, Presidential, Astronauts, Astronomers
PlotDisasters, Apocalypse, End of the world, Tsunami, Saving the World
StyleTense, Touching, Serious, Disturbing

A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world. He appoints a tough-as-nails veteran astronaut to lead a joint American-Russian crew into space to destroy the comet before impact. Meanwhile, an enterprising reporter uses her smarts to uncover the scoop of the century.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama, crime, biography
CharactersDogs, Good people
PlotLove, On real events, Birthday
TimeNew Year
StyleSoulful, Gloomy, Makes me think, Serious

The true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryChina, France, USA, Hong Kong
PlotLove, Travel, Poker, Loneliness
PlaceNew York
StyleRomantic, Psychological problems, To cry, Atmospheric, Gloomy

Elizabeth has just been through a particularly nasty breakup, and now she's ready to leave her friends and memories behind as she chases her dreams across the country. In order to support herself on her journey, Elizabeth picks up a series of waitress jobs along the way. As Elizabeth crosses paths with a series of lost souls whose yearnings are even greater than her own, their emotional turmoil ultimately helps her gain a greater understanding of her own problems...

Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama, music, biography
PlotMusic, Loneliness
StyleRomantic, Soulful, By books, Gloomy, Touching

Legendary trumpeter Art Hazzard teaches young Rick Martin everything he knows about playing, so Rick becomes a star musician, but a troubled marriage and the desire to play pure jazz instead of commercial swing songs cause him problems.

Markimdb: 7.5
CountryCanada, France
CharactersModels, Judge, Priests, Actors
StylePhilosophical, Gloomy, Makes me think, Serious

A group of actors putting on an interpretive Passion Play in Montreal begin to experience a meshing of their characters and their private lives as the production takes form against the growing opposition of the Catholic church.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersTeens, Thieves, Gardeners
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleSoulful, Makes me think, Touching, Serious

A gardener in East L.A. struggles to keep his son away from gangs and immigration agents while traveling across town to perform landscaping work for the city's wealthy landowners.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama, detective
CharactersScientists, Inventors
PlotLove, Loneliness, Death, Pursuit, Religious
PlaceIndia, USA, New York
StylePsychological problems, Mind-altering, Philosophical, Atmospheric, Makes me think

I Origins follows a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the human eye. He finds his work permeating his life after a brief encounter with an exotic young woman who slips away from him. As his research continues years later with his lab partner, they make a stunning scientific discovery that has far reaching implications and complicates both his scientific and and spiritual beliefs. Traveling half way around the world, he risks everything he has ever known to validate his theory.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySpain, Canada
CharactersTerminally ill
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Philosophical, Gloomy, Touching

A Pedro Almodovar production in which a fatally ill mother with only two months to live creates a list of things she wants to do before she dies with out telling her family of her illness.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, drama
PlotLoneliness, Mental disorders, Religious, Life after death, Depression
StylePsychological problems, Twisted plot, Philosophical, Smart, Tense

In the near future, due to a breakthrough scientific discovery by Dr. Thomas Harbor, there is now definitive proof of an afterlife. While countless people have chosen suicide to reset their existence, others try to decide what it all means. Among them is Dr. Harbor's son Will, who has arrived at his father's isolated compound with a mysterious young woman named Isla. There, they discover the strange acolytes who help Dr. Harbor with his experiments.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersFriends, Soldier
PlotWedding, Friendship
PlaceParis, France, India, Asia
StyleAction, By books, Smart, Makes me think, Touching

He had everything and wanted nothing. He learned that he had nothing and wanted everything. He saved the world and then it shattered. The path to enlightenment is as sharp and narrow as a razor's edge.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, France, Spain
PlotSoccer, Friendship, Debts
StyleGloomy, Makes me think, Touching, Serious

Two thirtysomethings, unemployed former alcoholic Joe and community health worker Sarah, start a romantic relationship in the one of the toughest Glasgow neighbourhoods.

Markimdb: 6.7
PlotFalse accusations
StyleSoulful, Gloomy, Touching, Serious

Hotshot real estate salesman Daryl has a bad cocaine habit. After embezzling his company's money, he wakes up next to a girl who overdosed. To hide from the police, he checks into a rehabilitation program guaranteeing anonymity. Under the mentorship of counselor Craig, Daryl accepts that he has a substance abuse problem. As he falls in love with fellow patient Charlie, Daryl begins committing to a newly sober life.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersTerminally ill, Blind
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleRomantic, To cry, Touching, Serious

A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor.