Tags: movies similar to Planetarium (2016) - full list
|Mark||7 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Genre||melodrama, drama, biography|
|Characters||Horses, Artists, Jews, Military, Actors, Single mothers, Writers|
|Plot||Dancing, Weapon, Snow, On real events|
|Place||France, Sea, Aircraft, Trains, Hotels, Beach, Mexico|
From his childhood in Poland to his adolescence in Nice to his years as a student in Paris and his tough training as a pilot during World War II, this tragi-comedy tells the romantic story of Romain Gary, one of the most famous French novelists and sole writer to have won the Goncourt Prize for French literature two times.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, biography|
|Characters||Actors, Directors, Students|
|Plot||Love with age difference, Radio|
|Place||Paris, Sea, Italy, Trains, France, Beach|
During the making of one of his films, French film director Jean-Luc Godard falls in love with 17-year old actress Anne Wiazemsky and later gets married.
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Country||Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, USA|
|Characters||Artists, Friends, Gay, Thieves, Soldier, Jews, Teachers, Models, Criminals|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Art, Creation, Dancing, Cancer, Motorcycles, Snow, Money, Religious, Ghosts, Viruses|
|Place||USA, Aircraft, Trains, Party|
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.
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Hunters, Psychics, Vampire, Cats, Bartenders, Cannibals|
|Plot||Superpowers, Loneliness, Sects, Telekinesis, Abduction, Supernatural, Death, Hunger, Snow, Ghosts|
|Place||Trains, Beach, Labyrinths|
A traumatized, alcoholic Dan Torrance meets Abra, a kid who also has the ability to "shine." He tries to protect her from the True Knot, a cult whose goal is to feed off of people like them in order to remain immortal. Doctor Sleep is a sequel to Stephen King's 1977 novel "The Shining". Doctor Sleep is set several decades after the events of the first "Shining".
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Terrorists, Lawyers, Sisters, Birds|
|Plot||Love, Investigation, Political, Snow, Money, Computers|
|Place||Prison, Sea, Hotels, Court, Beach, Greece, Germany|
Katja's life falls apart in the blink of an eye when two neo-Nazis kill her husband and 6-year-old son in a bomb attack. Her quest for justice soon pushes her to the edge as the two suspects stand trial for murder.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Teens, Sisters, Birds, Insects, Pilots, Terminally ill|
|Plot||Cancer, Death, Love, Funeral, Ghosts|
|Style||Atmospheric, Touching, Fancy|
A powerful and emotional coming of age story, this remarkable tale is told with honesty and originality that will leave audiences moved. In the film, two outsiders, both shaped by the circumstances that have brought them together, forge a deep and lasting love. Directed by Gus Van Sant, one of the most astute observers of people living life on the edge, comes a take on friendship and young love as engaging and true as it is provocative and stirring.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 5.8)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, melodrama|
|Characters||Family, Dogs, Sisters, Jews, Gay, Writers|
|Plot||Snow, Money, Happiness|
When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and the spirit of the holiday.
|Genre||adventure, family, cartoon|
|Plot||Adventure, Missing people|
|Place||Trains, Beach, Ships|
Suffering because of his father's departure to the big city, a boy leaves his village and discovers a fantastic world dominated by bug-engines and strange beings. An unusual animation with various artistic techniques that portrays the issues of the modern world through the eyes of a child.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 5.5)|
|Characters||Lesbians, Dogs, Sisters, Firefighters|
|Plot||Wedding, Dancing, Money, Computers, Mystery, Fear, Happiness|
|Place||Hotels, Party, Beach|
Jenny Farrell is getting married. But how will her straight-laced family react when they find out that the woman they thought was their daughter’s roommate is actually her fiancée? As the old-fashioned Farrells attempt to come to terms with the prospect of a surprise daughter-in-law, they face a difficult choice: either adapt with the times or risk being left behind.
|Characters||Dogs, Teachers, Birds|
Gabriel, aged 10, lives in a comfortable ex-pat neighborhood in Burundi, his ‘small country’. Gabriel is a normal kid, happy, carefree and having adventures with his friends and little sister. Then in 1993, tensions in neighboring Rwanda spill over, threatening his family and his innocence.
|Genre||drama, cartoon, biography, history|
|Characters||Dogs, Dragons, Sisters, Birds, Courtesans|
The time: 1814. The place: Edo, now known as Tokyo. A much accomplished artist of his time and now in his mid-fifties, Tetsuzo can boast clients from all over Japan, and tirelessly works in the garbage-loaded chaos of his house-atelier. He spends his days creating astounding pieces of art, from a giant-size Bodhidharma portrayed on a 180 square meter-wide sheet of paper, to a pair of sparrows painted on a tiny rice grain. Third of Tetsuzo's four daughters and born out of his second marriage, outspoken 23-year-old O-Ei has inherited her father's talent and stubbornness, and very often she would paint instead of him, though uncredited. Her art is so powerful that sometimes leads to trouble. "We're father and daughter; with two brushes and four chopsticks, I guess we can always manage, in a way or another."
|Genre||melodrama, drama, adventure, biography|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Dogs, Scientists, Sisters, Old man|
|Plot||Survival, Dancing, Snow|
In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge of existence helps the unlikely pair find their place in the world they have left far below them. But they face physical and emotional challenges in the thin air, as the ascent becomes a fight for survival.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Place||France, Trains, Beach|
A man tries that his wife fall in love with him again, after to wake up in an alternate reality where she never knew him.
|Characters||Monsters, Brothers, Friends, Sharks, Turtles, Fish, Babies|
|Place||Sea, Trains, Beach|
Ruka is a young girl whose parents are separated and whose father works in an aquarium. When two boys, Umi and Sora, who were raised in the sea by dugongs, are brought to the aquarium, Ruka feels drawn to them and begins to realize that she has the same sort of supernatural connection to the ocean that they do. Umi and Sora's special power seems to be connected to strange events that have been occurring more and more frequently, such as the appearance of sea creatures far from their home territory and the disappearance of aquarium animals around the world. However, the exact nature of the boys' power and of the abnormal events is unknown, and Ruka gets drawn into investigating the mystery that surrounds her new friends.
|Characters||Lawyers, Family, Dogs, Lesbians, Horses, Sisters, Teachers, Indians, Old man|
|Plot||Love, Test, Dancing, Snow, Loneliness|
|Place||USA, Prison, School, Trains, Mountains|
The lives of four women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.
|Characters||Teens, Dogs, Sisters, Friends, Teachers|
|Plot||Adventure, Rivalry, Dancing, Money|
|Place||School, Trains, Party, Small cities|
Growing up in a rural town filled with violent delinquents, Jack has learned to do what it takes to survive, despite having an oblivious mother and no father. After his aunt falls ill and a younger cousin comes to stay with him, the hardened 15-year-old discovers the importance of friendship, family, and looking for happiness even in the most desolate of circumstances.
|Characters||Family, Losers, Dogs, Lawyers, Sisters, Photographers|
|Plot||Love, Divorce, Cancer, Snow, Money, Computers, Loneliness|
|Place||USA, Trains, Prison|
Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Characters||Teens, Trainers, Dogs, Sisters, Singers|
|Plot||Volleyball, Sports, Dancing, Snow, Computers, Funeral, Happiness, On real events|
|Style||Inspirational, For girls, Touching, Heavy, Fascinating, Makes me think|
After the tragic death of star volleyball player Caroline "Line" Found, a team of dispirited high school girls must band together under the guidance of their tough-love coach in hopes of winning the state championship!
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Characters||Sisters, Dogs, Nurses|
|Plot||Survival, Dancing, Snow|
|Place||Russia, Party, St. Petersburg|
Set in post-WWII Leningrad as two female soldiers return from war and attempt to rebuild their lives in the ravaged city.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Killers, Parents, Family, Serial killers, Journalists, Dogs, Sisters, Losers, Rabbits|
|Plot||Time travel, Love, Happiness|
|Place||Islands, USA, Sea, Beach, Night Clubs|
|Style||Disturbing, Depressive, Fascinating|
A troubled woman living in an isolated community finds herself pulled between the control of her oppressive family and the allure of a secretive outsider suspected of a series of brutal murders.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, military|
|Country||United Kingdom, Sweden|
|Characters||Actors, Dogs, Lesbians, Artists, Twins, Photographers, Singers|
|Plot||Death, Jealousy, Political, Snow, Love triangle, Cheating|
|Place||London, Aircraft, England, Beach|
During the Blitz of World War II, a female screenwriter (Gemma Arterton) works on a film celebrating England's resilience as a way to buoy a weary populace's spirits. Her efforts to dramatise the true story of two sisters (Lily Knight and Francesca Knight) who undertook their own maritime mission to rescue wounded soldiers are met with mixed feelings by a dismissive all-male staff.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Dogs, Actors, Rabbits, Singers|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Motorcycles, Computers, Loneliness|
|Place||Aircraft, Ships, Party, Beach, Deserts, Yachts|
With a new iPhone, an apartment near the Grove, and a comfortable bank account left to her by her beloved late husband, Marnie Minervini has happily relocated from New Jersey to Los Angeles to be near her daughter Lori, a successful (but still single) screenwriter, and smother her with motherly love. But when the dozens of texts, unexpected visits, and conversations dominated by unsolicited advice force Lori to draw strict personal boundaries, Marnie finds ways to channel her eternal optimism and forceful generosity to change the lives of others - as well as her own - and find a new purpose in life.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Journalists, Strong women, Presidential|
|Plot||Rivalry, Dancing, Love, Political|
|Place||Hotels, Party, Sea, Beach, Aircraft|
|Style||Light, Fascinating, Inspirational|
Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world -- a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former baby sitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter -- much to the dismay of her trusted advisers.
|Plot||Love, Loneliness, Dancing|
|Place||France, Sea, Trains, Beach|
On the last day of summer, Louise, an old woman realizes that the last train has departed without her. She finds herself alone in a small seaside resort town, abandoned by everyone. The weather quickly turns for the worse followed by the seasonal tides. Fragile and coquettish, not nearly as well-prepared as a would-be Robinson Crusoe, Louise isn’t likely to make it through the winter. Yet, Louise takes her abandonment as a challenge. She’s going to survive, confronting the elements as well as her memories, which have found the perfect occasion to join in the adventure…
|Characters||Family, Dogs, Cats, Sisters|
|Place||England, Village, School, Trains, Japan, Sea, Beach, Nature|
The Village tells the story of life in a Derbyshire village through the eyes of a central character, Bert Middleton.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Revived toys, Family, Bears, Tigers, Dogs, Students, Teachers, Owls|
|Style||Cute, Touching, Disney, Makes me think, By books, Deep Meaning, Soulful|
Christopher Robin, the boy who had countless adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood, has grown up and lost his way. Now it’s up to his spirited and loveable stuffed animals, Winnie The Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, and the rest of the gang, to rekindle their friendship and remind him of endless days of childlike wonder and make-believe, when doing nothing was the very best something.
|Characters||Scammers, Journalists, Presidential|
|Plot||Money, Political, Power, Cancer, Death, Betrayal, Cheating|
|Place||Spain, Ships, Party, Trains, Beach, Office, Yachts|
Manuel is a crooked politician who enjoys the lifestyle that kickbacks afford. He eats at fancy restaurants, parties with his friends on yachts, and provides a very luxurious lifestyle for his family. Manuel brazenly bribes, extorts, and pays off anyone who threatens to expose the activities of his inner circle. When he is singled out to take the fall for a case of fraudulent government contracts, rather than admit to any wrongdoing, Manuel decides to sell out his whole party in an effort to avoid jail time. It's a decision that puts many lives at risk.
|Genre||comedy, drama, music|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA, Canada|
|Characters||Lawyers, Musicians, Friends, Single mothers, Tourists, Singers|
|Plot||Money, Dreams, Dancing, Depression, Computers|
|Place||Prison, Party, England, Hospitals, USA, Trains, Beach, Scotland|
A young Scottish singer, Rose-Lynn Harlan, dreams of making it as a country artist in Nashville after being released from prison.
|Mark||5.4 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama, detective|
|Characters||Demons, Family, Dogs, Students, Teachers, Insects|
|Plot||Supernatural, Death, Ghosts, Funeral, Computers, Mystery, Loneliness|
|Style||Creepy, Unexpected ending|
When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective, biography|
|Characters||Maids, Lesbians, Gay, Lawyers, Sisters, Birds, Photographers|
|Plot||Death, Investigation, Money, Weapon|
|Place||Prison, Trains, Court|
Massachusetts, 1892. An unmarried woman of 32 and a social outcast, Lizzie lives a claustrophobic life under her father's cold and domineering control. When Bridget Sullivan, a young maid, comes to work for the family, Lizzie finds a sympathetic, kindred spirit, and a secret intimacy soon blossoms into a wicked plan.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Characters||Hermits, Family, Veterans, Dogs, Horses, Photographers, Singers|
|Plot||Survival, Dancing, Hunger, Snow, Money, Computers, Religious, Chess|
A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an increasingly erratic journey in search of a place to call their own.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||action, thriller, melodrama, drama, adventure|
|Characters||Friends, Dogs, Journalists, Pilots|
|Plot||Time travel, Death, Survival, Relationship, Love, Snow, Travel|
|Place||Aircraft, Mountains, USA, Party|
|Style||Tense, Atmospheric, Unexpected ending|
Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Dogs, Photographers, Models|
|Plot||Love, Obsession, Dancing, Snow|
|Style||Tense, To cry|
In the glamour of 1950s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock and his sister Cyril are at the center of British fashion. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship, until he comes across a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover. Once controlled and planned, he finds his carefully tailored life disrupted by love.
|Characters||Friends, Girlfriends, Dogs, Artists, Orphans, Photographers|
|Plot||Love, Internet, Holidays, Social Media, Obsession, Weapon, Drug addict, Money, Mystery, Mental disorders, Loneliness, Cars|
|Place||Party, Los Angeles, USA, Beach, Deserts|
Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 5.8)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Soldier, Sisters, Architects, Surgeons|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, War, Survival, Death, Skirmishes, Chase, Cheating, Fear|
|Place||Spaceships, Trains, Party|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Light, Tense|
A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.
|Mark||5.8 (imdb: 4.8)|
|Plot||Supernatural, Investigation, Ghosts|
|Style||Atmospheric, Disturbing, Heavy, Action, Tense, Fascinating|
Belle, her little sister, and her comatose twin brother move into a new house with their single mother Joan in order to save money to help pay for her brother's expensive healthcare. But when strange phenomena begin to occur in the house including the miraculous recovery of her brother, Belle begins to suspect her Mother isn't telling her everything and soon realizes they just moved into the infamous Amityville house.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Country||Czech Republic, Slovakia|
|Characters||Actors, Insects, Dogs, Cannibals, Ants, Old man, Tourists, Beetles, Babies|
|Plot||Jealousy, Hunger, Chase|
|Style||Not for everyone|
The Dung Beetle is late, the Parasite is asleep and Mrs Larva is more interested in her knitting than the director’s instructions. It’s clear: this amateur theatre company has a long way to go before they can perform their version of The Insect Play, a famous satirical work from 1922 by the brothers Karel and Josef Čapek which features insects with decidedly human traits: greed, egocentrism, jealousy.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Country||France, Belgium, USA|
|Characters||Teens, Lesbians, Dogs, Gay|
|Plot||Death, Dancing, Snow|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Atmospheric|
Young dancers gather in a remote and empty school building to rehearse on a cold and wintry night. The all-night celebration soon turns into a hallucinatory nightmare when they learn that their sangria is laced with LSD.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, music|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Musicians, Lesbians, Sisters, Teachers, Girlfriends, Hermits, Singers|
|Plot||Love, Dancing, Obsession, Love triangle, Music|
|Place||Aircraft, Trains, England, Beach|
Annie is stuck in a long-term relationship with Duncan – an obsessive fan of obscure rocker Tucker Crowe. When the acoustic demo of Tucker's hit record from 25 years ago surfaces, its discovery leads to a life-changing encounter with the elusive rocker himself.
|Place||Sea, Trains, Beach, Night Clubs|
Along the Atlantic coast, a soon-to-be-inaugurated futuristic tower looms over a suburb of Dakar. Ada, 17, is in love with Souleiman, a young construction worker. But she has been promised to another man. One night, Souleiman and his co-workers leave the country by sea, in hope of a better future. Several days later, a fire ruins Ada’s wedding and a mysterious fever starts to spread. Little does Ada know that Souleiman has returned.
|Genre||action, comedy, adventure, family|
|Place||Party, Sea, Beach, Yachts|
|Style||Light, Fascinating, Unexpected ending|
When a long list of shenanigans lands Tyler in hot water, he’s forced to suit up and spend his summer training for an elite junior lifeguard program.
|Characters||Birds, Dragons, Fish, Raccoons|
|Place||Party, Beach, Forest|
As the dragons have almost disappeared from the kingdom of Bayala, the magic powers of the fairies are weakening. The fairy princesses Sera and Surah are thrilled when they discover they have the key to save the world in their hands: a dragon egg! Now the sisters must reach the dragon mountains and they embark on an adventurous journey into the unknown...
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, crime|
|Characters||Police, Dogs, Taxi drivers|
|Plot||Everyday life, Robbery|
|Place||Sea, Beach, Night Clubs|
Detective Yvonne is the widow of police chief Santi, a local hero in a town on the French Riviera. When she learns he was in fact a crooked cop, she tries to right his wrongs. Crossing paths with Antoine, a victim of Santi, sets off a series of wild events.
|Mark||1 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||drama, music, biography|
|Plot||Fate, Love triangle|
|Place||Russia, Trains, Party, Beach|
|Style||Atmospheric, Inspirational, Light|
Leningrad, one summer in the early eighties. Smuggling LP’s by Lou Reed and David Bowie, the underground rock scene is boiling ahead of the Perestroika. Mike and his beautiful wife Natasha meet with young Viktor Tsoï. Together with friends, they will change the destiny of rock’n’roll in the Soviet Union.
|Mark||5 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, crime|
|Characters||Police, Criminals, Photographers, Bartenders|
|Plot||Dancing, Weapon, Money, Freedom, Ghosts|
|Place||Trains, Party, Ghetto|
|Style||Makes me think, Disturbing, Tense|
Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his troublemaking childhood best friend, Miles, work as movers, and when Collin witnesses a police shooting, the two men’s friendship is tested as they grapple with identity and their changed realities in the rapidly-gentrifying neighborhood they grew up in.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.2)|
|Characters||Grandparents, Family, Dogs, Cats, Sisters, Single mothers, Old man|
|Place||School, Beach, USA|
Single mom Laura, along with her awkward 14 year-old son Henry is forced to drive Jack, her estranged, care-free pot dealing father across country after he's kicked out of yet another nursing home.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon|
|Country||France, China, Japan, USA|
|Characters||Dogs, Thieves, Losers, Single mothers, Monsters|
|Plot||Adventure, Snow, Justice|
|Place||Party, Village, Small cities|
|Style||For children, Light, Soulful, Touching|
The Grinch hatches a scheme to ruin Christmas when the residents of Whoville plan their annual holiday celebration.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 7.7)|
|Characters||Parents, Family, Maids, Dogs, Astronauts, Trainers|
|Plot||Relationship, Everyday life, Martial Arts, Weapon, Death, Earthquake, Cars|
|Place||Mexico, Sea, Aircraft, Beach|
In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, adventure, family|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Technology, Motorcycles, Racing, Cars|
|Place||Party, Beach, Helicopters|
|Style||Exciting, Soulful, Fascinating, Disturbing|
The life of a teenage boy is forever altered by a chance encounter with cutting edge military technology.