Movies like Phoebe In Wonderland 2008

The fantastical tale of a little girl who won't - or can't - follow the rules. Confounded by her clashes with the rule-obsessed world around her, Phoebe seeks enlightenment from her unconventional drama teacher, even as her brilliant but anguished mother looks to Phoebe herself for inspiration.

If you already watched and love Phoebe In Wonderland, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Phoebe In Wonderland.

1 Mozart And The Whale 2005

A love story between two savants with Asperger's syndrome, a kind of autism, whose conditions sabotage their budding relationship.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, Romance

Director:

Petter Næss

Writer:

Ronald Bass (as Ron Bass)

Country:

United States of America
6.9

2 Perfect Sense 2011

In Glasgow, Scotland, while a mysterious pandemic begins to spread around the world, Susan, a brilliant epidemiologist, falls in love with Michael, a skillful cook.

Genres:

Drama, Science Fiction, Romance

Director:

David Mackenzie

Countries:

Germany, United Kingdom, Sweden, Denmark
7.1

3 Mood Indigo 2013

A woman suffers from an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs.

Genres:

Drama, Fantasy

Director:

Michel Gondry

Writers:

Michel Gondry (scenario), Luc Bossi (scenario) | 1 more credit »

Country:

France
6.5

4 Never Let Me Go 2010

As children, Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy spend their childhood at an idyllic and secluded English boarding school. As they grow into adults, they must come to terms with the complexity and strength of their love for one another while also preparing for the haunting reality awaiting them.

Genres:

Drama, Romance, Science Fiction

Director:

Mark Romanek

Writers:

Kazuo Ishiguro (novel), Alex Garland (screenplay)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
7.1

5 Ruby Sparks 2012

Calvin is a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with his writing – as well as his romantic life. Finally, he makes a breakthrough and creates a character named Ruby who inspires him. When Calvin finds Ruby, in the flesh, sitting on his couch about a week later, he is completely flabbergasted that his words have turned into a living, breathing person.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Fantasy, Drama

Writer:

Zoe Kazan

Country:

United States of America
7.2

6 The Greatest 2009

Teenagers Rose and Bennett were in love, and then a car crash claimed Bennett's life. He left behind a grieving mother, father and younger brother, and Rose was left all alone. She has no family to turn to for support, so when she finds out she's pregnant, she winds up at the Brewer's door. She needs their help, and although they can't quite admit it, they each need her so they can begin to heal.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Shana Feste

Writer:

Shana Feste

Country:

United States of America
6.6

7 Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium 2007

Molly Mahoney is the awkward and insecure manager of Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium—the strangest, most fantastic and most wonderful toy store in the world. After Mr. Magorium bequeaths the store to her, a dark and ominous change begins to take over the once-remarkable Emporium.

Genres:

Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Director:

Zach Helm

Writer:

Zach Helm

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.2

8 Electrick Children 2012

ELECTRICK CHILD tells the story of Rachel, a rambunctious girl from a polygamist colony in southern Utah. On Rachel’s 15th birthday, she finds a forbidden cassette tape. Having never seen anything like it before, Rachel plays the cassette tape, and finds glorious rock & roll thereupon. Weeks later, Rachel realizes a miracle has occurred - and the cassette tape must have something to do with it. She leaves her family and runs away to the closest city: Las Vegas. There she searches for the singer of the band on the cassette tape. She has a wild adventure and ultimately discovers who she really is: an ELECTRICK CHILD.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Rebecca Thomas

Writer:

Rebecca Thomas

Country:

United States of America
6.8

9 Song Of The Sea 2014

The story of the last Seal Child’s journey home. After their mother’s disappearance, Ben and Saoirse are sent to live with Granny in the city. When they resolve to return to their home by the sea, their journey becomes a race against time as they are drawn into a world Ben knows only from his mother’s folktales. But this is no bedtime story; these fairy folk have been in our world far too long. It soon becomes clear to Ben that Saoirse is the key to their survival.

Genres:

Family, Animation, Fantasy

Director:

Tomm Moore

Writers:

Will Collins (as William Collins), Tomm Moore (story by)

Countries:

Ireland, Belgium, Denmark, France, Luxembourg
8.1

10 Jack And The Cuckoo-Clock Heart 2013

In Scotland 1874, Jack is born on the coldest day ever. Because of the extreme cold, his heart stops beating. The responsible midwife in Edinburgh finds a way to save him by replacing his heart with a clock. So he lives and remains under the midwife's protective care. But he must not get angry or excited because that endangers his life by causing his clock to stop working. Worse than that, when he grows up, he has to face the fact he cannot fall in love because that too could stop his delicate heart.

Genres:

Animation, Romance, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

Writers:

Mathias Malzieu (novel), Mathias Malzieu (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

Belgium, France
7

11 Veronika Decides To Die 2009

After a frantic suicide attempt, Veronika awakens inside a mysterious mental asylum. Under the supervision of an unorthodox psychiatrist who specializes in controversial treatment, Veronika learns that she has only weeks to live.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Emily Young

Writers:

Paulo Coelho (book), Larry Gross | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

12 An Invisible Sign 2010

Mona Gray is a 20-year-old loner who, as a child, turned to math for salvation after her father became ill. As an adult, Mona now teaches the subject and must help her students through their own crises.

Genres:

Family, Drama, Romance, Comedy

Director:

Marilyn Agrelo

Writers:

Pamela Falk (screenplay), Michael Ellis (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.4

13 The Little Prince 2015

Based on the best-seller book 'The Little Prince', the movie tells the story of a little girl that lives with resignation in a world where efficiency and work are the only dogmas. Everything will change when accidentally she discovers her neighbor that will tell her about the story of the Little Prince that he once met.

Genres:

Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Family

Director:

Mark Osborne

Writers:

Irena Brignull (original screenplay by), Bob Persichetti (original screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

France
7.7

14 Ink 2009

Invisible forces exert power over us in our sleep. A mercenary named Ink, on a literal nightmare mission, captures the spirit of 8-year-old Emma in the dream world. To save her, the dream-givers marshal all their resources, focusing on saving the soul of Emma's tragically broken father.

Genres:

Action, Fantasy

Director:

Jamin Winans

Writer:

Jamin Winans

Country:

United States of America
6.9

15 My Life As A Zucchini 2016

After his mother’s death, Zucchini is befriended by a kind police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home filled with other orphans his age. There, with the help of his newfound friends, Zucchini eventually learns to trust and love as he searches for a new family of his own.

Genres:

Animation, Drama, Family

Director:

Claude Barras

Writers:

Céline Sciamma (screenplay writer), Germano Zullo (contributing writer) | 5 more credits »

Countries:

France, Switzerland
7.8

16 This Beautiful Fantastic 2016

A young woman who dreams of being a children's author makes an unlikely friendship with a cantankerous, rich old widower.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Director:

Simon Aboud

Writer:

Simon Aboud

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.9

17 The Odd Life Of Timothy Green 2012

A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.

Genres:

Fantasy, Drama, Comedy, Family

Director:

Peter Hedges

Writers:

Peter Hedges (screenplay), Ahmet Zappa (story)

Country:

United States of America
6.6

18 Ginger & Rosa 2012

A look at the lives of two teenage girls - inseparable friends Ginger and Rosa -- growing up in 1960s London as the Cuban Missile Crisis looms, and the pivotal event the comes to redefine their relationship.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Sally Potter

Writer:

Sally Potter

Countries:

United Kingdom, Canada, Croatia, Denmark
6.3

19 Dirty Girl 2010

When Danielle is banished to special education because of her misbehavior, she joins Clarke on a road trip to discover themselves.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Abe Sylvia

Writer:

Abe Sylvia

Country:

United States of America
6.4

20 The Hedgehog 2009

It's springtime, the air is tepid, the skylarks chirp, and spring flowers cover the meadows and the forest grounds. Out of a pile of leaves a fluttery, sniffling snout tip appears: it's a hedgehog awakening from its winter sleep heading into the light of a new year, having only two things in mind: food and finding a partner.

Genre:

Documentary

21 How I Live Now 2013

An American girl on holiday in the English countryside with her family finds herself in hiding and fighting for her survival as war breaks out.

Genres:

Drama, Action, Thriller, War

Director:

Kevin Macdonald

Writers:

Meg Rosoff (based on the novel by), Jeremy Brock (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United Kingdom
6.5

22 The Young And Prodigious T.S. Spivet 2013

A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.

Genres:

Adventure, Drama, Family

Director:

Jean-Pierre Jeunet

Writers:

Jean-Pierre Jeunet (screenplay), Guillaume Laurant (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

Canada, France
7.1

23 God Help The Girl 2014

Eve is a catastrophe—low on self-esteem but high on fantasy, especially when it comes to music. Over the course of one Glasgow summer, she meets two similarly rootless souls: posh Cass and fastidious James, and together they form a group.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Music

Director:

Stuart Murdoch

Writer:

Stuart Murdoch (screenplay)

Country:

United Kingdom
6.4

24 Perfect Sisters 2014

Tired of their mother's alcoholism and a string of her abusive boyfriends, two sisters plot to kill her.

Genres:

Thriller, Drama, Crime

Director:

Stanley M. Brooks (as Stan Brooks)

Writers:

Fab Filippo (screenplay) (as Fabrizio Filippo), Bob Mitchell (book) | 1 more credit »

Country:

Canada
5.6