10 best movies like The Five People You Meet In Heaven (2004)

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Movies similar to The Five People You Meet In Heaven (2004): The Farewell, Lucky, Ithaca, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Cloud Atlas, Marvel's Luke Cage, Mr. Nobody, After Life, So Long, My Son, 3 from Hell.

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The Farewell (2019)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersWriters, Family, Dogs, Sisters, Photographers, Artists, Old man, Cooks
PlotDeath, Dancing, Money, Mystery, Happiness
PlaceChina, Japan, Hotels
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Makes me think

    A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

    Lucky (2017)
    Markimdb: 7.3
    Genrecomedy, drama
    CharactersOld man, Dogs, Turtles, Autistic, Insects, Bartenders, Singers
    PlotMeaning of life, Death, Weapon, Mystery, Loneliness
    PlaceVillage, Deserts

      Follows the journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town. He finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self-exploration.

      Ithaca (2015)
      Markimdb: 5.5
      Genredrama, military
      CharactersDogs, Teachers, Sisters, Orphans, Maids, Trainers, Rabbits, Old man, Bartenders, Singers
      PlotMoney, Death, Jealousy, Fear
      PlaceSchool, Aircraft, Trains

        In a small town in California's San Joaquin Valley, 14-year-old Homer Macauley is determined to be the best and fastest bicycle telegraph messenger anyone has ever seen. His older brother has gone to war, leaving Homer to look after his widowed mother, his older sister and his 4-year-old brother, Ulysses. And so it is that as spring turns to summer, 1942, Homer Macauley delivers messages of love, hope, pain... and death... to the good people of Ithaca. And Homer Macauley will grapple with one message that will change him forever - from a boy into a man. Based on Pulitzer Prize-winning author William Saroyan's 1943 novel, The Human Comedy, ITHACA is the quintessential wartime tale of the Home Front. It is a coming-of-age story about the exuberance of youth, the sweetness of life, the sting of death and the modesty and sheer goodness that lives in each and every one of us.

        DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016)
        Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.8)
        Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
        CharactersSuperhero, Friends, Lifeguards, Superhero team, Superhero, Strong women, Monsters
        PlotDisasters, Time machine, Adventures, Time travel, Martial Arts, Love
        StyleFascinating, Spectacular

          When heroes alone are not enough ... the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to confront an unstoppable threat — one in which not only is the planet at stake, but all of time itself. Can this ragtag team defeat an immortal threat unlike anything they have ever known?

          Cloud Atlas (2012)
          Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.4)
          Genrefantastic, drama
          CountryUSA, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore
          PlotLife after death, Uprising, Freedom, Meaning of life, Death, Fate, Supernatural
          StyleExciting, Philosophical, Worth watching, Long, Interesting, Deep Meaning, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Makes me think, Fancy

            A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual lives impact one another throughout the past, the present and the future. Action, mystery and romance weave through the story as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero and a single act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution in the distant future. Based on the award winning novel by David Mitchell. Directed by Tom Tykwer and the Wachowskis.

            Marvel's Luke Cage (2016)
            Mark4.6 (imdb: 7.3)
            Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
            PlotSuperpowers, Death
            StyleNetflix, Spectacular

              Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.

              Mr. Nobody (2009)
              Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.8)
              Genrefantastic, fantasy, melodrama, drama
              CountryBelgium, Germany, Canada, France
              CharactersOld man
              PlotTime travel, Meaning of life, Consciousness, Growing up, Mystery, Mystery, Fate, Death, Divorce, Depression
              PlaceMars, Parallel worlds
              StylePhilosophical, Deep Meaning, Mind-altering, Expanding consciousness, Fancy, Makes me think

                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.

                After Life (1998)
                Markimdb: 7.6
                Genrefantasy, drama
                CharactersOld man
                PlotFate, Supernatural, Death, Love, Life after death
                StyleTouching, Soulful, To cry, Fancy

                  After death, people have just one week to choose only a memory to keep for eternity.

                  So Long, My Son (2019)
                  Markimdb: 7.6
                  CharactersTerminally ill
                  PlotDeath, Dancing, Snow
                  PlaceChina, Prison, Aircraft
                  TimeNew Year

                    The changes in Chinese society from the 1980s to the present day, as experienced by two families.

                    3 from Hell (2019)
                    Mark6 (imdb: 5.5)
                    CharactersPolice, Clowns, Dogs, Cats, Lesbians, Serial killers, Snake, Monsters, Criminals
                    PlotDeath, Revenge, Depression, Dancing, Hostage
                    PlaceUSA, Prison, Deserts

                      After barely surviving a furious shootout with the police, Baby Firefly, Otis Driftwood and Captain Spaulding are behind bars. But pure evil cannot be contained. Teaming up with Otis’ half-brother Winslow, the demented Firefly clan escape to unleash a whole new wave of murder, madness and mayhem.

                      The Irishman (2019)
                      Markimdb: 7.9
                      Genredrama, crime, biography
                      CharactersGangsters, Friends, Gangsters, Mafia, Hired assassins, Lawyers, Drivers, Old man
                      PlotWar, Death, Weapon, Cancer, Divorce, Dancing, Money, Travel
                      PlaceHotels, Prison, Court, Aircraft, Casino
                      TimeNew Year

                        Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

                        Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
                        Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.2)
                        Genrefantastic, action, adventure
                        CountryUSA, Spain
                        CharactersDinosaurs, Lifeguards, Scientists, Dogs, Bodyguards, Monsters, Special Forces
                        PlotVolcanoes, Survival, Death, Money
                        PlaceIslands, Prison, Ships, Aircraft
                        StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Tense, Gothic, Unexpected ending

                          Three years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the isla Nublar, so Claire Dearing, the former park manager, recruits Owen Grady to help prevent the extinction of the dinosaurs once again.

                          The Mansion (2017)
                          Markimdb: 4.6
                          Genrehorror, comedy
                          CountryFrance, Belgium
                          CharactersDogs, Maids, Students, Snake, Owls
                          PlotDeath, Dancing

                            A band of students comes to celebrate the New Year in an old manor house isolated from everything. But soon after their arrival, strange events disrupt the atmosphere, before the party turns squarely to the nightmare ...

                            Finding Your Feet (2017)
                            Mark6 (imdb: 6.7)
                            Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, music
                            CountryUnited Kingdom
                            CharactersFriends, Sisters, Old man, Taxi drivers, Lovers
                            PlotDancing, Money, Death, Snow
                            PlaceEngland, London, Hotels
                            TimeNew Year

                              A lady has her prim and proper life turned upside down after discovering her husband's affair.

                              A Fantastic Woman (2017)
                              Markimdb: 7.2
                              CountryChile, Germany, Spain, USA
                              CharactersPolice, Doctors, Dogs, Sisters, Singers
                              PlotLove, Death, Dancing, Power, Funeral, Fear
                              PlaceHospitals, Night Clubs

                                Marina's life is thrown into turmoil following the death of her partner. Mourning the loss of the man she loved, she finds herself under intense scrutiny from those with no regard for her privacy.

                                The Hero (2017)
                                Markimdb: 6.5
                                Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
                                CharactersSingers, Heroes, Actors, Comedians, Lesbians, Cowboys, Photographers, Old man
                                PlotFear, Loneliness, Cancer, Weapon, Money, Computers, Fate, Tennis
                                PlaceUSA, Beach

                                  Lee, a former Western film icon, is living a comfortable existence lending his golden voice to advertisements and smoking weed. After receiving a lifetime achievement award and unexpected news, Lee reexamines his past, while a chance meeting with a sardonic comic has him looking to the future.

                                  Coco (2017)
                                  Mark10 (imdb: 8.4)
                                  Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, detective, music
                                  CharactersMusicians, Childrens, Guitarists, Family, Dogs, Singers
                                  PlotAdventure, Life after death, Holidays, Death, Love, Fate, Ghosts, Music
                                  PlaceMexico, Village
                                  StyleTouching, Atmospheric, Soulful, Fascinating, Cute, Disney

                                    Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.

                                    Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
                                    Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.7)
                                    Genreaction, comedy, adventure
                                    CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                                    CharactersSpecial agents, Princesses, Presidential, Spy, Dogs, Horses, Kings, Cowboys, Hackers, Monkeys
                                    PlotWeapon, Travel, Adventure, Tracking, Lost memory, Undercover, Martial Arts, Dancing, Chase, Viruses
                                    PlaceLondon, USA, Mountains, Jungle, Aircraft
                                    StyleUnexpected ending

                                      When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.

                                      The Mummy (2017)
                                      Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.4)
                                      Genrehorror, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
                                      CountryUSA, China, Japan
                                      CharactersArchaeologists, Gods, Monsters, Kings, Dogs, Zombie, Thieves, Horses
                                      PlotDisasters, Revenge, Supernatural, Adventure, Death, Martial Arts, Fate, Chase
                                      PlaceTomb, London, Egypt, Aircraft
                                      StyleUnexpected ending

                                        Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

                                        Woodshock (2017)
                                        Mark10 (imdb: 4.3)
                                        Genrethriller, drama
                                        CharactersParents, Friends, Mothers, Old man, Spiders, Insects
                                        PlotLove, Depression, Mystery, Mystery, Relationship, Death, Dancing, Money, Mental disorders
                                        PlaceHospitals, USA, Lake
                                        StyleDisturbing, Fascinating

                                          Theresa, a haunted young woman spiraling in the wake of profound loss, is torn between her fractured emotional state and the reality-altering effects of a potent cannabinoid drug.