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20 Movies Like Nomadland (2020)

The Power of the Dog (2021) poster

1 The Power of the Dog (2021) ★ 6.9

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Charismatic rancher Phil Burbank inspires fear and awe in those around him. When his brother brings home a new wife and her son, Phil torments them until he finds himself exposed to the possibility of love.
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2 Lady Bird (2017) ★ 7.4

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In 2002, an artistically inclined seventeen-year-old girl comes of age in Sacramento, California.
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3 Pieces of a Woman (2020) ★ 7.1

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Tragedy struck when a young mother's home birth ended in unfathomable tragedy. She was left to grieve for the child she lost, with no one there by her side but herself and an Indigenous tradition that demands compassion from all living things; this deeply personal story is about learning how we survive life after loss as well as reconciling relationships within your family or loved ones circle following such pain.
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4 The Rider (2017) ★ 7.4

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After suffering a near fatal head injury, a young cowboy undertakes a search for new identity and what it means to be a man in the heartland of America.
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5 Minari (2020) ★ 7.4

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Yearning to own a small patch of land and be more than a chicken sexer, the ambitious paterfamilias, Jacob Yi, relocates his Korean-American family: sceptical wife, Monica, and their children, David and Anne, from California to 1980s rural Arkansas, to start afresh and capture the elusive American Dream. However, new beginnings are always challenging, and to find out what is best for the family, let alone start a 50-acre farm to grow and sell Korean fruits and vegetables, is easier said than done.
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6 Boyhood (2014) ★ 7.9

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The life of Mason, from early childhood to his arrival at college.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) poster

7 Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) ★ 8.1

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A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.
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8 Wild (2014) ★ 7.1

A chronicle of one woman's one thousand one hundred mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent personal tragedy.
Songs My Brothers Taught Me (2015) poster

9 Songs My Brothers Taught Me (2015) ★ 7.0

With an older brother in jail and living with their single mother on Pine Ridge Reservation, Johnny and his sister Jashuan's lives develop new challenges when their absentee cowboy father suddenly dies. The loss prompts Johnny to strike out for Los Angeles, but would mean leaving behind his beloved sister.

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10 Little Miss Sunshine (2006) ★ 7.8

Olive is a little girl who dreams of winning the Little Miss Happiness contest. Her family also wants Olive's dream to come true, but they are so burdened by their own quirks, neuroses, and problems that they can barely help her.

Olive's father, Richard, has little contact with his daughter and only maintains a relationship with her mother. Her uncle Frank, a famous scientist, tried to commit suicide after a failed affair with a male graduate student. Her brother Dwayne, a fanatical follower of Nietzsche, took a vow of silence that further alienated him from his family. Olive's grandfather, though an addict, is the only person in the family willing to help Olive prepare for the pageant.

And it all comes down to the fact that the whole family gets together and travels to faraway California so that Olive can compete in the Little Miss Happiness pageant.

Into the Wild (2007) poster

11 Into the Wild (2007) ★ 8.1

After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.
The Straight Story (1999) poster

12 The Straight Story (1999) ★ 8.0

An old man makes a long journey by lawnmower to mend his relationship with an ill brother.
Thelma & Louise (1991) poster

13 Thelma & Louise (1991) ★ 7.5

Louise is working in a diner as a waitress and has some problems with her boyfriend Jimmy, who, as a musician, is always on the road. Thelma is married to Darryl who likes his wife to stay quiet in the kitchen so that he can watch football on TV. One day they decide to break out of their normal life and jump in the car and hit the road. Their journey, however, turns into a flight when Louise kills a man who threatens to rape Thelma. They decide to go to Mexico, but soon they are hunted by American police.
The Father (2020) poster

14 The Father (2020) ★ 8.3

A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality.
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15 Parasite (2019) ★ 8.6

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In the story, a rich man asks his friend to pretend he has qualifications and take over tutoring for his daughter while they're on vacation. The poor lead takes up this offer but is quickly pushed by both parents into dating their teenage crush: each of them fighting with one another until she eventually agrees and things spiral out of control from there. After some bizarre events, the family's lives are changed forever when somebody moves in during their absence.

Parasite (2019) is on #15 spot of movies related to Nomadland (2020). Parasite (2019) was released in 2019, made by Bong Joon Ho and has average rating 8.6 in 2022. Main stars of the Parasite (2019) film are: .

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16 Three Colors: Blue (1993) ★ 7.9

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The first part of Kieslowski's trilogy on France's national motto: Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity. 'Blue' is the story of Julie who loses her husband, an acclaimed composer and her young daughter in a car accident. The film's theme of liberty is manifested in Julie's attempt to start life anew, free of personal commitments, belongings, grief or love. She intends to numb herself by withdrawing from the world and living completely independently, anonymously and in solitude in the Parisian metropolis.

Three Colors: Blue (1993) film was made by . Main stars of the movie: Juliette Binoche, Zbigniew Zamachowski, Julie Delpy. You can find Three Colors: Blue (1993) in the the next genre categories: Drama, Music, Mystery and Three Colors: Blue (1993) has average rating 7.9, according to Screench user votes.

Another Round (2020) poster

17 Another Round (2020) ★ 7.8

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Four high school teachers consume alcohol on a daily basis to see how it affects their social and professional lives.
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18 Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin (2019) ★ 6.9

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When Bruce Chatwin was dying of AIDS, his friend Werner Herzog made a final visit. As a parting gift, Chatwin gave him his rucksack. Thirty years later, Herzog sets out on his own journey, inspired by Chatwin's passion for the nomadic life.

Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin (2019) movie was filmed by as Director, starring Werner Herzog, Bruce Chatwin, Karin Eberhard. Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin (2019) belongs to the next genres: Documentary, Biography and has average rating 6.9, according to user votes.

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19 Nightmare Alley (2021) ★ 7.1

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A grifter working his way up from low-ranking carnival worker to lauded psychic medium matches wits with a psychiatrist bent on exposing him.

Nightmare Alley (2021) is one of the last movies similar to Nomadland (2020) and it was released in 2021. Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Toni Collette are the main stars of the film and it belongs to the next genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller and has average user rating of 7.1 according to IMDB and Screench votes.

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20 Promising Young Woman (2020) ★ 7.5

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Cassandra used to go to university and had great promise, but now she lives with her parents and works in a coffee shop. She hides from her family the fact that in the evenings she visits bars and other places of entertainment, where, pretending to be very drunk, she preys on men who are voracious and defenseless. By taking out her anger on the opposite sex, Cassandra avenges her college years.

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