Tags: movies like The Humbling (2014) - full list
|Characters||Writers, Dogs, Cats, Students, Teachers, Models|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Loneliness|
|Style||Soulful, Smart, Gloomy|
Anger rages in Philip as he awaits the publication of his second novel. He feels pushed out of his adopted home city by the constant crowds and noise, a deteriorating relationship with his photographer girlfriend Ashley, and his own indifference to promoting the novel. When Philip's idol Ike Zimmerman offers his isolated summer home as a refuge, he finally gets the peace and quiet to focus on his favorite subject: himself.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 7.8)|
|Genre||horror, comedy, drama, crime|
|Plot||Supernatural, Supernatural, Superpowers|
A medical student who becomes a zombie joins a Coroner's Office in order to gain access to the brains she must reluctantly eat so that she can maintain her humanity. But every brain she eats, she also inherits their memories and must now solve their deaths with help from the Medical examiner and a police detective.
|Genre||comedy, drama, detective|
|Place||Office, Hotels, Ships|
|Style||Atmospheric, Smart, Fancy|
An adaptation of Herman Melville's short story "Bartleby, the Scrivener" told in the setting of a modern office.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Characters||Wizards, Gays, Friends, Gods, Kings, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Magic, Adventures, Superpowers, Depression, Life after death, Time travel|
|Place||Parallel worlds, School, College|
Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Characters||Maniacs, Killers, Serial killers, Dogs, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Death, Survival, Dancing, Money|
|Place||School, Party, Prison, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Creepy, Heavy, Disturbing, Unexpected ending|
Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.
|Characters||Teens, Family, Dogs, Cats, Teachers, Trainers, Whale|
This comedy, set in 1983 in small town Virginia, centers around a 13 year old and her family. The story of a hairstyle gone incredibly wrong and a young girl's plight to fit in while encountering bullies at a new school.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Country||Sweden, Germany, France, Denmark|
|Characters||Dogs, Cats, Sisters, Journalists, Photographers, Monkeys|
|Plot||Adventure, Revenge, Money, Art, Dancing, Motorcycles, Computers, Internet|
|Style||Makes me think, Light|
A satirical drama reflecting our times — about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person’s need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world.
|Characters||Teachers, Cats, Actors, Students, Old man, Singers|
|Plot||Relationship, Death, Investigation, Money, Cars|
Forced out of their apartment due to dangerous works on a neighboring building, Emad and Rana move into a new flat in the center of Tehran. An incident linked to the previous tenant will dramatically change the young couple’s life.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.7)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Dogs, Cats, Gay, Students, Teachers, Neighbors|
|Plot||Cancer, Investigation, Death, Dancing, Love, Money, Loneliness|
Despite grumpy 59 year-old Ove being deposed as president of his condominium association, but he keeps looking over the neighbourhood with an iron fist. When pregnant Parvaneh and her family move into the terraced house opposite Ove and she accidentally back into Ove’s mailbox, it sets off a series of unexpected changes in his life.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Characters||Writers, Gangsters, Dogs, Friends, Actors, Thieves|
|Style||Smart, Atmospheric, Tense|
A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Country||Republic of Ireland|
|Characters||Dogs, Actors, Writers, Friends|
A dissolute scriptwriter and a dejected actor become unwittingly drawn into a labyrinthine mess when several people experience bizarre accidental deaths in their flat. Though the men didn't deliberately cause any of the incidents, they fear that they will be unfairly pegged as murderers if they relay information to the cops, and promptly set about disposing of the corpses in gruesome ways.
|Characters||Cats, Vampire, Lesbians, Thieves|
|Style||Smart, Makes me think, Fancy|
A Chinese movie actress, in France to star in a remake of "Les Vampires", finds petty intrigues and clashing egos on the set.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Lawyers, Dogs, Cats|
|Plot||Divorce, Death, Obsession|
The Roses, Barbara and Oliver, live happily as a married couple. Then she starts to wonder what life would be like without Oliver, and likes what she sees. Both want to stay in the house, and so they begin a campaign to force each other to leave. In the middle of the fighting is D'Amato, the divorce lawyer. He gets to see how far both will go to get rid of the other, and boy do they go far.
|Characters||Scientists, Superhero, Dogs, Teachers, Gangsters, Bodyguards, Giants, Mutant, Teens|
|Plot||Martial Arts, Motorcycles, Money, Power, Bank robbery, Fight|
|Place||School, Ships, Aircraft, Ghetto|
An ex-soldier, a teen and a cop collide in New Orleans as they hunt for the source behind a dangerous new pill that grants users temporary superpowers.
|Characters||Hired assassins, Journalists, Students, Teachers, Geniuses, Trainers, Mathematicians, Poor|
|Plot||Motorcycles, Love, Hunger, Money, Happiness, On real events|
|Place||India, Trains, Party, Prison|
Based on life of Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar who runs the famed Super 30 program for IIT aspirants in Patna.
|Plot||Death, Money, Skirmishes|
Sandra, a young woman forced to leave the south of France to flee a violent husband. Without attachment, she returned to Boulogne-sur-Mer, the city of her childhood which she left almost 15 years ago. She finds her mother there and a world she left behind. Without money, she is hired in a fish cannery where she befriends two workers. But one day, one of her colleagues tackles her insistently, she defends herself and kills him accidentally.
|Characters||Lesbians, Teachers, Poets|
|Plot||Divorce, Jealousy, Survival, Depression, Dancing, Hunger, Money, Computers, Loneliness|
At the start of the summer, Bridget has an abortion just as she lands a much-needed job in affluent Evanston, Illinois — nannying a six-year old.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 5.5)|
|Characters||Police, Clowns, Dogs, Cats, Lesbians, Serial killers, Snake, Monsters, Criminals|
|Plot||Death, Revenge, Depression, Dancing, Hostage|
|Place||USA, 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.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 5.5)|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Writers, Cats, Poets, Musicians, Sharks, Geniuses, Snake, Pilots|
|Plot||Dancing, Money, Basketball|
|Style||Light, For men|
An irreverent comedy about the misadventures of Moondog, a rebellious stoner and lovable rogue who lives large.
|Mark||2 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, crime, biography|
|Characters||Scammers, Writers, Cats, Lesbians, Gay, Bartenders, Singers, Criminals, FBI|
|Plot||Money, Snow, Cheating, On real events|
When a bestselling celebrity biographer is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception.