10 best movies like Call Me by Your Name (2017)

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Movies similar to Call Me by Your Name (2017): Spielberg, Thelma, Wonderstruck, Downsizing, The House, The Kitchen: World Chef Battle, The Midwife, Tom of Finland, The Mick, Santa Clarita Diet.

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Spielberg (2017)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.7)
Genredocumentary, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:08
CharactersFriends, Directors, Fathers
PlotLove, Art, Parenting
PlaceUSA

A documentary on the life and career of one of the most influential film directors of all time, Steven Spielberg.

Thelma (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 7)
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryNorway, France, Denmark, Sweden
Duration02:16
CharactersParents, Family, Students, Mothers, Fathers, Lesbians
PlotReligious, Relationship
PlaceNorway
StyleFascinating

A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.

Wonderstruck (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:36
CharactersMothers, Fathers, Wolves, Models, Orphans
PlotLove, Loneliness
PlaceNew York, USA

The story of a young boy in the Midwest is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in New York from fifty years ago as they both seek the same mysterious connection.

Downsizing (2017)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUSA, Norway
Duration02:19
CharactersTeens, Doctors, Scientists
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
PlaceNorway, Laboratory
TimeFuture

A kindly occupational therapist undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.

The House (2017)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:33
CharactersParents, Family, Neighbors, Mothers, Fathers
PlotMoney, Relationship, Weapon
PlaceUSA, Casino, College

When Scott and Kate Johansen’s daughter gets into the college of her dreams it’s cause for celebration. That is, until Scott and Kate learn that the scholarship they were counting on didn’t come through, and they’re now on the hook for tuition they can’t begin to afford. With the help of their friend and neighbor Frank also in need of a major payday they decide to open an illegal casino in his suburban house, risking everything together on a Vegas-style bacchanal where money flows, inhibitions are checked at the door, and all bets are off.

The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration02:48
CharactersHackers, Friends, Fathers, Cooks
PlotWedding, Love, Relationship, Competitions, Rivalry, Adventure
PlaceRussia, Moscow, Kitchen
StyleExciting

Victor Barinov at the personal request of the Russian President will go to Sochi at the world championship for professional chefs and to prove that he and his team are the best in the world! The hard struggle for the title of winner of Operations will help "dark horse" - his own son Ivan, which he suddenly found out on the eve of the championship.

The Midwife (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration02:03
CharactersFamily, Friends, Mothers, Students
PlotRelationship, Parenting, Cancer, Soccer, Money
PlaceFrance, Paris, Hospitals

Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, turns up on the scene. Béatrice is a capricious and selfish woman, Claire's exact opposite.

Tom of Finland (2017)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama, biography
CountryFinland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, USA
Duration02:03
CharactersArtists, Friends, Gay, Thieves
PlotLove, Relationship, Art, Creation, Dancing
PlaceUSA, Aircraft

Touko Laaksonen, a decorated officer, returns home after a harrowing and heroic experience serving his country in World War II, but life in Finland during peacetime proves equally distressing. He finds peace-time Helsinki rampant with persecution of the homosexual and men around him even being pressured to marry women and have children. Touko finds refuge in his liberating art, specialising in homoerotic drawings of muscular men, free of inhibitions. His work – made famous by his signature ‘Tom of Finland’ – became the emblem of a generation of men and fanned the flames of a gay revolution.

The Mick (2017)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration03:22
CharactersTeens, Parents, Sisters, Babysitting, Friends, Mothers, Nephews, Family
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
PlaceSchool, USA, Mansions
StyleLight

Mackenzie "Mickey" Murphy is a hard-living, foul-mouthed, cigarette-smoking woman who moves to affluent Greenwich, CT to raise the spoiled kids of her wealthy sister who fled the country to avoid a federal indictment. She quickly learns what the rest of us already know - other people's children are awful.

Santa Clarita Diet (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
CharactersDoctors, Family, Friends, Mothers, Zombie
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleLight

They're ordinary husband and wife realtors until she undergoes a dramatic change that sends them down a road of death and destruction. In a good way.

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Anna Karenina (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama
CountryRussia
Duration01:27
CharactersFriends, Military, Mothers, Brides
PlotTime travel, Love, War, Death
PlaceRussia, Italy, Moscow

In late-19th-century Russian high society, St. Petersburg aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the dashing Count Alexei Vronsky. An eight part adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina" from Vronsky's point of view.

Wonder Wheel (2017)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersTeens, Parents, Family, Friends, Fathers, Psychiatrists
PlotLove, Relationship, Betrayal
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleMakes me think, Tense

The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn carousel operator husband; Mickey, a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina, Humpty’s long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father’s apartment.

Walking Out (2017)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:29
CharactersFamily, Fathers
PlotLove, Survival, Hunting, Parenting
PlaceForest, USA

A city teen who travels to Montana to go hunting with his estranged father only for the strained trip to become a battle for survival when they encounter a grizzly bear

Brad's Status (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersFamily, Friends, Fathers, Dogs, Gay
PlotLove, Parenting, Computers
PlaceUSA, Aircraft

Although Brad has a satisfying career, a sweet wife and a comfortable life in suburban Sacramento, things aren't quite what he imagined during his college glory days. When he accompanies his musical prodigy son on a university tour, he can't help comparing his life with those of his four best college friends who seemingly have more wealthy and glamorous lives. But when circumstances force him to reconnect with his former friends, Brad begins to question whether he has really failed or if their lives are actually more flawed than they appear.

Zoe (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrefantastic, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersRobots, Scientists
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Love, Relationship, Technology
StyleDeep Meaning, Makes me think

Two colleagues at a revolutionary research lab design technology to improve and perfect romantic relationships. As their work progresses, their discoveries become more profound.

Giant Little Ones (2019)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama
Duration02:23
CharactersTeens, Gay
PlotLove, Relationship, Growing up
PlaceSchool
StyleFascinating

Two popular teen boys, best friends since childhood, discover their lives, families, and girlfriends dramatically upended after an unexpected incident occurs on the night of a 17th birthday party.

The Addams Family (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, family
Duration02:30
CharactersParents, Family, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
PlaceUSA, Mansions
StyleGothic

The Addams family's lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a treacherous, greedy crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.

Venice Is Not in Italy (2019)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration01:29
CharactersTeens, Parents, Family, Mothers
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship, Dancing, Motorcycles, Holidays
PlaceItaly

Emile is fifteen. He lives in Montargis, between a sweet-crazy father and a mother who has always dyed his hair blond, because, it seems, he is more beautiful like that. When the girl who pleases him more than anything invites him to Venice for the holidays, he is overjoyed. Only problem, his parents decide to accompany him - This is the story of a teenager born into an unclassifiable family, the story of a first love, miraculous and fragile. This is the story of an initiatory and incredible journey where life often takes unawares, but where Venice, it will be at the rendezvous.

The Informer (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, thriller
Duration02:34
CharactersSpy, Killers, Police, Family, Fathers
PlotLove, Relationship, Pursuit

An ex-convict working undercover intentionally gets himself incarcerated again in order to infiltrate the mob at a maximum security prison.

The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrethriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersScouts, Scientists, CIA, Spy, Gay, Jews
PlotWar
PlaceItaly
TimeWorld War II

Major league baseball player, Moe Berg, lives a double life working for the Office of Strategic Services.

My Best Friend (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.8)
Genremelodrama, drama
Duration01:58
CharactersGay, Friends, Teens
PlotRelationship

Lorenzo is a teenager who lives in Patagonia. One day his family receives in his house to Caíto, the son of some friends who are going through a serious family situation and can not take care of him. He is a complicated kid and has difficulty adapting to the new home. Despite the differences, a unique friendship arises between them. Each has much to learn from the other. Caito, still with his things, has that share of rebellion that Lorenzo needs to break the strict molds in his head and to let his most repressed instincts and passions flow. Home life becomes chaotic but vital and engaging. Caíto is much more than a troublesome boy: he is someone who forces Lorenzo's parents to reopen a dark chapter of their past that they would rather not remember.

I Love You, Daddy (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersFamily, Directors, Fathers
PlotLove, Relationship, Intrigue
PlaceUSA
StyleSmart

When a successful television writer's daughter becomes the interest of an aging filmmaker with an appalling past, he becomes worried about how to handle the situation.

BPM (Beats per Minute) (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genredrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:54
CharactersTeens, Gay
PlotLove, Investigation
PlaceFrance, Paris, Laboratory

Paris, in the early 1990s: a group of young activists is desperately tied to finding the cure against an unknown lethal disease. They target the pharmaceutical labs that are retaining potential cures, and multiply direct actions, with the hope of saving their lives as well as the ones of future generations.

The Child in Time (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:40
CharactersPolice, Family, Writers, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Depression, Relationship, Divorce, Creation
PlaceForest, England, School

Set two years after his daughter went missing, The Child In Time follows Stephen Lewis, a children's author, as he struggles to find purpose in his life without her. His wife Julie has left him, and his best friends Charles and Thelma have retired to the countryside, battling demons of their own. With tenderness and insight, the movie explores the dark territory of a marriage devastated, the loss of childhood, the fluidity of time, grief, hope, and acceptance. The Child In Time is a lyrical and heart-breaking exploration of love, loss, and the power of things unseen.

National Theatre Live: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (2017)
Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:57
CharactersKings, Friends, Mothers
PlotLove, Political, Death, Jealousy, Relationship, Betrayal, Intrigue

Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage. As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly out of their depth as their version of the story unfolds.

The Ottoman Lieutenant (2017)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genredrama, military
CountryTurkey, USA
Duration02:38
CharactersDoctors, Nurses, Soldier
PlotLove, War, Death, Relationship
PlaceSea, Turkey, Village

Lillie, a determined American woman, ventures overseas to join Dr. Jude at a remote medical mission in the Ottoman Empire (now Turkey). However, Lillie soon finds herself at odds with Jude and the mission’s founder, Woodruff, when she falls for the titular military man, Ismail, just as the war is about to erupt.

Moonlight (2016)
Mark1 (imdb: 7.4)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersTeens, Gay
PlotMoney
PlaceUSA

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

The Broken Crown (2016)
Genredrama, history
CountrySpain
CharactersKings, Military, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Jealousy, Money, Power

In a Spain consumed by ambition and power, the future of an empire depends of the mind state of a single woman.

Life, Animated (2016)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama, family, documentary, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersParents, Family, Mothers, Fathers
PlotRelationship
PlaceUSA

At three years old, a chatty, energetic little boy named Owen Suskind ceased to speak, disappearing into autism with apparently no way out. Almost four years passed and the only stimuli that engaged Owen were Disney films. Then one day, his father donned a puppet—Iago, the wisecracking parrot from Aladdin—and asked “what’s it like to be you?” And poof! Owen replied, with dialogue from the movie. Life, Animated tells the remarkable story of how Owen found in Disney animation a pathway to language and a framework for making sense of the world.

Brad Williams: Daddy Issues (2016)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily, Fathers
PlotRelationship, Parenting
PlaceUSA

In this hilarious new comedy special, stand-up Brad Williams tackles race and political correctness, as well as how his father raised him to deal with adversity.

Disobedience (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
Duration02:30
CharactersJews, Fathers, Lesbians
PlotLove, Death, Funeral
PlaceEngland, London

A woman learns about the death of her Orthodox Jewish father, a rabbi. She returns home and has romantic feelings rekindled for her best childhood friend, who is now married to her cousin.

Mothers and Daughters (2016)
Mark2 (imdb: 4.9)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:58
CharactersMothers, Photographers
PlotLove, Relationship, Holidays
PlaceUSA
StyleSoulful, Touching, Fascinating

Interwoven stories of what it is to be a mom seen through the lens of photographer Rigby Gray.

Jack Goes Home (2016)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:11
CharactersMothers, Fathers
PlotDeath, Mystery, Relationship, Supernatural
PlaceLos Angeles, USA
StyleDisturbing, Tense

After his father is killed in a car crash, Jack travels home to Colorado to help nurse his mother (who was injured in the crash) back to health. There, he uncovers long buried secrets and lies within his family, his friends, and his very identity.

American Housewife (2016)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:33
CharactersHousewives, Neighbors, Mothers, Fathers, Family
PlotAdventure, Competitions, Parenting
PlaceUSA

A family comedy narrated by Katie, a strong-willed mother, raising her flawed family in a wealthy town filled with perfect wives and their perfect offspring.

All Roads Lead to Rome (2016)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryItaly, USA, Spain, United Kingdom, Sweden
Duration01:50
CharactersTeens, Family, Mothers
PlotWedding, Love, Chase, Happiness, Pursuit, Travel
PlaceSea, Italy, Aircraft

Maggie is an uptight, single mother and college writing teacher from New York City. In an effort to reconnect with her troubled teen daughter Summer, she decides to embark on a journey to a Tuscan village where she frequented in her younger days. Upon arrival, Maggie runs into Luca a handsome former lover who is still a bachelor and lives with his eighty-year-old mother Carmen. Summer (missing her “bad boy” boyfriend in NYC) and Carmen (secretly planning a wedding against Luca’s wishes to MARCELINO, her one true love in Rome) impulsively steal Luca’s car and race off to Rome. Maggie and Luca quickly pursue allowing the two mismatched couples to spend some time together and develop a new understanding of each other.

Two Is a Family (2016)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryFrance, United Kingdom
Duration01:26
CharactersFamily, Mothers, Fathers
PlotParenting
PlaceFrance, USA

A man without attachments or responsibilities suddenly finds himself with an abandoned baby and leaves for London to try and find the mother. Eight years later after he and his daughter become inseparable Gloria's mother reappears.

The 9th Life of Louis Drax (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada, USA
Duration02:07
CharactersDoctors, Mothers, Fathers
PlotMystery, Mystery, Parenting
PlaceHospitals, Party, Helicopters

A psychologist who begins working with a young boy who has suffered a near-fatal fall finds himself drawn into a mystery that tests the boundaries of fantasy and reality.

Dice (2016)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersTeens, Family, Mothers, Fathers, Comedians
PlotParenting
PlaceUSA
StyleFancy

Hickory, dickory, dock — the Dice Man's back and he's ready to rock. The semi-true stories of Andrew Dice Clay, whose unique brand of humor often gets him in trouble. Once on top, the comedian now must work to resurrect his career, pay his gambling debts, manage his sons’ rock band, fend off old fans and keep his family afloat.

Never Said Goodbye (2016)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryChina
Duration01:31
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceChina, Italy

Junhao declares to go to Sicily to learn opera and ends the relationship with his fiancée, Xiaoyou. In disbelief, she determines to learn the truth behind his sudden decision. Lee Joon-gi has teamed up with Lin for his first Chinese film.

High Society (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genremelodrama
CountryTurkey
CharactersParents, Friends, Girlfriends, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Jealousy, Relationship
PlaceTurkey

Kerem is a young and hardworking man who comes from a poor family. His father works as a gardener and his mother works as a cook for a rich family. Cansu is the youngest daughter of a wealthy family from high society. Despite her wealth, she is not happy at all. One day, she accidentally meets a fortune teller who says that Cansu would find a true love if she reads the signs. Out of pure coincidence, Cansu finds herself at Olivia and starts to work there as a sales person. Olivia becomes a complicated place: Kerem thinks that Cansu is a poor girl and starts to have feelings for her. Cansu thinks that Kerem is a decent man even though he cmes forom a high society and starts to have feeling for him.

For the Love of Spock (2016)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genredocumentary, biography
CountryCanada, USA
Duration02:38
CharactersTeens, Family, Directors, Mothers, Fathers, Old man
PlotLove, Relationship, Confrontation, Parenting
PlaceUSA

A documentary film about the life of Star Trek's Mr. Spock as well as that of Leonard Nimoy, the actor who played Mr. Spock for almost fifty years, written and directed by his son, Adam Nimoy.

Summer Love (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersFamily, Single mothers, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
PlaceOffice, USA

Maya Sulliway is a struggling single mom who's studying to become an accountant. When her young daughter goes off to sleepaway camp, Maya accepts a summer internship at Kizzmit, a tech company known for developing a popular social app, in order to receive college credit.

Life Like (2020)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantastic, thriller
Duration01:50
CharactersGods
PlotLove, Jealousy, Relationship

An idealistic attractive young couple acquires a stunning, life-like robot for guilt free help, but as the three grow closer, their perception of humanity will be altered forever.

My Cousin Rachel (2017)
Mark7 (imdb: 6)
Genremelodrama, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:46
CharactersDogs, Horses, Gay
PlotIntrigue, Love, First love, Money
PlaceItaly
TimeNew Year

A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.

Housefull 3 (2016)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama
CountryIndia
Duration03:17
CharactersFamily, Fathers
PlotAdventure, Love, Happiness, Dreams, Relationship, Rivalry
PlaceIndia, Asia

A father doesn't want his three daughters to get married. Now, it's up to three men to try to and convince the father that they're a good fit for his daughters.

Jericho (2016)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:00
CharactersPriests, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceEngland
StyleFascinating

Yesterday wilderness. Tomorrow civilisation. In the Yorkshire Dales in the 1870s, the shantytown of Jericho is the home of a community that will live, thrive and die in the shadow of the viaduct they’ve been brought together to build.

Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (2016)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:31
CharactersFamily, Writers, Friends, Mothers, Single mothers
PlotLove, Jealousy, Relationship
PlaceUSA
StyleTouching

Set nearly a decade after the finale of the original series, this revival follows Lorelai, Rory and Emily Gilmore through four seasons of change.

Sing Street (2016)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, music
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
Duration02:36
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Singers, Musicians, Mothers, Pupils
PlotLove, Relationship, Art
PlaceSchool, Ireland

A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.

In Dog's Words (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama
CountryBrazil
Duration02:16
CharactersPolice, Family, Housewives, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Cheating

São Paulo, 2007. Santana works as a dogcatcher, picking up stray animals. He is a friendly guy, averse to trouble, who has always kept violence away from the doorsteps of his home. One day, he catches a very big dog in a school. Some days later, comes the animal's owner: Babyface, a sociopath ex-cop. The man is furious, considering his dog to be "kidnapped", and demands immediate restitution of his pet. But the dog is not coming back: according to the law, the animal was put to sleep. In a misunderstanding, Babyface argue with Santana, blaming him for his pet's death. From this moment on, Santana's life will be completely changed.

Olga (2016)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration01:00
CharactersPregnant, Family, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Parenting
PlaceRussia

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