10 best movies like The Upside (2019)

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Movies similar to The Upside (2019): Rolling to You, This Crazy Heart, 3%, The Fundamentals of Caring, Maudie, Me Before You, Sweet Bean, Music, Dangerous Lies, (UN)Ideal Man.

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Rolling to You (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersBusinessmen, Rich, Disabled people, Sisters
PlotSeduction, Date, Funeral
StyleSoulful, Light, Cute

    Jocelyn is a selfish and misogynist businessman. He tries to seduce a young pretty woman by pretending to be handicapped, till the day he meets her sister, who is also in a wheelchair.

    This Crazy Heart (2017)
    Mark9 (imdb: 7)
    Genrecomedy, drama
    CharactersTeens, Friends, Disabled people, Nurses
    PlaceGermany, Berlin
    StyleTouching, Soulful, Makes me think

      When 30-ish rich kid Lenny has to take care of 15-year-old David, who’s suffering from heart disease, it’s the beginning of a wild adventure. Lenny fearlessly breaks all the rules to fulfill his young friend’s every wish.

      3% (2016)
      Mark1 (imdb: 7.4)
      Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
      CharactersPoor, Losers, Rich, Teenagers
      PlotUprising, Survival, Technology, Relationship, Fate, Power

        In a future where the elite inhabit an island paradise far from the crowded slums, you get one chance to join the 3% saved from squalor.

        The Fundamentals of Caring (2016)
        Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.3)
        Genrecomedy, drama
        CharactersWriters, Friends, Disabled people, Nurses
        PlotTime travel, Hatred, Creation, Travel, Death, Depression, Justice, Loneliness
        StyleTouching, To cry, Cute

          Having suffered a tragedy, Ben becomes a caregiver to earn money. His first client, Trevor, is a hilarious 18-year-old with muscular dystrophy. One paralyzed emotionally, one paralyzed physically, Ben and Trevor hit the road on a trip into the western states. The folks they collect along the way will help them test their skills for surviving outside their calculated existence. Together, they come to understand the importance of hope and the necessity of true friendship.

          Maudie (2017)
          Markimdb: 7.6
          Genremelodrama, drama, biography
          CountryRepublic of Ireland, Canada
          CharactersDisabled people, Artists, Dogs, Poor
          PlotArt, Snow, Happiness
          PlaceSmall cities
          StyleSoulful, Touching

            Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis falls in love with a fishmonger while working for him as a live-in housekeeper.

            Me Before You (2016)
            Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.4)
            Genremelodrama, drama
            CountryUSA, United Kingdom
            CharactersDisabled people, Nurses
            PlotLove, Depression, Loneliness
            PlaceSea, Small cities
            StyleTouching, To cry, Cute

              A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds apart and trapped together by circumstance, the two get off to a rocky start. But the girl becomes determined to prove to the man that life is worth living and as they embark on a series of adventures together, each finds their world changing in ways neither of them could begin to imagine.

              Sweet Bean (2015)
              Markimdb: 7.4
              CountryJapan, France, Germany
              CharactersCooks, Dogs, Single mothers, Disabled people, Birds
              PlotDeath, Freedom, Happiness
              PlaceNature, Trains, Japan, Moon

                Sentaro runs a small bakery that serves dorayaki pastries filled with sweet red bean paste (“an”). When an old lady, Tokue, offers to help in the kitchen he reluctantly accepts. She will soon prove to have magic in her hands…

                Music (2021)
                Markimdb: 3.1
                Genredrama, musical
                CharactersAutistic, Teens, Terminally ill, Nurses

                  Zu, a free spirit estranged from her family, suddenly finds herself the sole guardian of her half-sister, Music, a teenager on the autism spectrum whose whole world order has been beautifully crafted by her late grandmother. The film soon challenges whether it is Zu or Music who has a better view of the world, and that love, trust, and being able to be there for each other is everything.

                  Dangerous Lies (2020)
                  Markimdb: 5.2
                  PlotMoney, Cheating
                  StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

                    After losing her waitressing job, Katie Franklin takes a job as a caretaker to a wealthy elderly man in his sprawling, empty Chicago estate. The two grow close, but when he unexpectedly passes away and names Katie as his sole heir, she and her husband Adam are pulled into a complex web of lies, deception, and murder. If she's going to survive, Katie will have to question everyone's motives — even the people she loves.

                    (UN)Ideal Man (2020)
                    Markimdb: 3.2
                    Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama
                    PlotArtificial Intelligence, Happiness, Love
                    StyleWomens in main roles

                      In a future in which human-like androids have become commonplace companions and servants, one, with a handsome male appearance, finds its owner's feelings difficult to understand and her desires impossible to fulfill.

                      The Marathon of Desires (2020)
                      Markimdb: 7
                      PlotFulfillment of desires, Happiness, Relationship, Meaning of life
                      StyleWomens in main roles

                        Hoping to change her life, Marina, a small town girl, embarks on a journey to a life coaching event. But an unexpected delay at a St. Petersburg airport sends her on a 24 hour comedic spree, which may ultimately provide her with the key to her happiness.

                        The Invisible Man (2020)
                        Markimdb: 7.1
                        Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
                        CountryCanada, Australia, USA
                        PlotDeath, Obsession, Pursuit, Revenge, Technology

                          When Cecilia's abusive ex takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax. As a series of coincidences turn lethal, Cecilia works to prove that she is being hunted by someone nobody can see.

                          The Babe! (2020)
                          StyleWomens in main roles

                            Polina, an average-looking girl with an average life, wakes up one morning to find that she has become a beautiful woman, a hot babe. Is this real, or just her imagination?

                            365 Days (2020)
                            Markimdb: 3.3
                            CharactersMafia, Rich
                            PlotLove, Relationship, Abduction
                            StyleRomantic, Fascinating

                              Massimo Torricelli, a young and handsome boss of a Sicilian Mafia family, has no other option but to takeover after his father has been assassinated. Laura is a sales director in a luxurious hotel in Warsaw. She has a successful career, but her private life lacks passion. She is taking one last shot to save her relationship. Together with her bone-headed boyfriend Martin and some other friends, she takes a trip to Sicily. She does not expect that Massimo, the most dangerous man on the island, will get in her way, kidnap her, hold her captive and give her 365 days - to fall in love with him.

                              Five Feet Apart (2019)
                              Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.2)
                              Genremelodrama, drama
                              CharactersTeens, Terminally ill, Disabled people, Surgeons
                              PlotLove, Relationship, Death, Snow, Computers, Fate
                              PlaceHospitals, Party
                              StyleMakes me think

                                Seventeen-year-old Stella spends most of her time in the hospital as a cystic fibrosis patient. Her life is full of routines, boundaries and self-control -- all of which get put to the test when she meets Will, an impossibly charming teen who has the same illness.

                                Come As You Are (2020)
                                Markimdb: 6.9
                                Genrecomedy, drama
                                CharactersFriends, Losers, Disabled people, Terminally ill
                                StyleSoulful, For men

                                  Three young men with disabilities embark on a road trip to a brothel in Montreal catering to people with special needs to lose their virginity and embrace their independence. Inspired by a true story and remake of the Belgian film Hasta La Vista

                                  Super 30 (2019)
                                  Markimdb: 7.9
                                  Genredrama, biography
                                  CharactersHired assassins, Journalists, Students, Teachers, Geniuses, Trainers, Mathematicians, Poor
                                  PlotMotorcycles, Love, Hunger, Money, Happiness, On real events
                                  PlaceIndia, Trains, Party, Prison

                                    Based on life of Patna-based mathematician Anand Kumar who runs the famed Super 30 program for IIT aspirants in Patna.

                                    Serf (2019)
                                    Markimdb: 6.7
                                    CharactersFathers, Rich guys and poor girls, Rich, Psychologists
                                    Time19th century

                                      Young major Grisha played in a beautiful life and decided that everything was permissible for him. He has done a lot of things, and now he faces a prison. To correct his son, a desperate oligarch-father goes to extreme measures. Together with his old friend, a psychologist, he comes up with a unique project: the atmosphere of the nineteenth century is being created on the basis of an abandoned village. Grisha gets into a custom-made accident and is allegedly transferred to the past. In fact, a sophisticated psychological experiment is being conducted on him - a spoiled major is turned into the usual servant Grishka, who lives in a stable in the territory of a manor’s estate. He is surrounded by actors whose goal is to change his life and personality. Each of his movements is closely monitored by a team of psychologists using a variety of cameras. Grisha will have to re-learn how to communicate with people, appreciate simple pleasures, work, and also find true love.

                                      Little Joe (2019)
                                      Markimdb: 5.9
                                      Genrehorror, fantastic, drama, detective
                                      CountryAustria, United Kingdom, Germany, France
                                      CharactersSingle mothers, Dogs, Scientists

                                        A genetically engineered plant scatters its seeds and seems to cause uncanny changes on living creatures. The afflicted appear strange, as if they were replaced - especially for those, who are close to them. Or is it all just imagination? Thus starts a play between various truths,on which end stands the loss of the own identity.

                                        The Russian Bride (2019)
                                        Mark6 (imdb: 5.3)
                                        Genrehorror, thriller
                                        CharactersManiacs, Rich, Mothers, Single mothers
                                        PlotMoney, Survival

                                          A Russian woman travels to America with her daughter to marry a reclusive billionaire, who turns out to be a psycho who sends their lives spiraling into a living hell.