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C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
 7.9
 30K
C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A story of two love affairs. A father's love for his five sons. And one son's love for his father, a love so strong it compels him to live a lie. That son is Zac Beaulieu, born on the 25th of December 1960, different from all his brothers, but desperate to fit in. During the next 20 years, life takes Zac on a surprising and unexpected journey that ultimately leads him to accept his true nature and, even more importantly, leads his father to love him for who he really is.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, emotional, talky, offbeat, melancholic, reflective ...
Plot: coming of age, homosexual, reconciliation, coming out, parents and children, self discovery, eccentric family, acceptance, lgbt, teenage life, family life, gender, young man, siblings relations, childhood, father son relationship, parent child relationship, husband wife relationship, gays and lesbians, gay, life philosophy, youth, family relations, misfit, french ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: canada, quebec, holy land, jerusalem, israel, montreal quebec

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, humorous and sentimental films with plots about family relations, coming of age, parents and children, father son relationship, dysfunctional family, runaway and mentor mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like C.R.A.Z.Y.: Whole New Thing (2005), Parenthood (1989), Murmur of the Heart (1971), Get Real (1998), Edge of Seventeen (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Whole New Thing (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Socially isolated by his parents (Rebecca Jenkins, Robert Joy), an androgynous teen (Aaron Webber) enrolls in high school and develops a crush on his male teacher (Daniel MacIvor).
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, teachers and students, school, coming of age, gender, love and romance, teenage life, youth, teenage love, college life, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.0
 42K
Parenthood (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of the Buckman family and friends, attempting to bring up their children. They suffer/enjoy all the events that occur: estranged relatives, the "black sheep" of the family, the eccentrics, the skeletons in the closet, and the ...
Style: touching, humorous, melancholic, emotional, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: single parent, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family relations, youth, family life, eccentric family, supportive parent, living with parents, teenage life, siblings relations, parenting ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: st. louis missouri, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Murmur of the Heart (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the end of the first Indochina War, an open-minded teenage boy finds himself between the urge to discover love and the ever-present, dominating affection of his mother.
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: mother son incest, incest, teenage life, parents and children, self discovery, family relations, coming of age, sexuality, mother son relationship, siblings relations, love, sexual initiation ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, year 1954
Place: france, europe, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.5
 12K
Get Real (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, coming of age, teenage life, friendship, gender, romance, youth, gay teenager, fall in love, lifestyle, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Edge of Seventeen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gay teenager finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this autobiographical tale set in middle U.S. in the 1980s. Growing up, learning about life, love, sex, friends, and lovers.
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, lgbt teen, coming of age, homosexuality, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, coming out, lgbt, self discovery, high school, friendship, first gay sexual experience ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: ohio, usa, midwest, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.0
 8K
Crooklyn (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: From Spike Lee comes this vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school-teacher, her stubborn jazz-musician husband and their five kids living in '70s Brooklyn.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parenthood, coming of age, parents and children, urban, couple relations, family problems, teenage life, family relations, school, single parent, black people ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, sincere, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, lgbt teen, gay teenager, sexuality, friendship, teenage love, lgbt, homosexual, gays and lesbians, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Squid and the Whale (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's.
Style: talky, sincere, depressing, absurd, humorous ...
Plot: divorce, self fulfillment, coming of age, dysfunctional family, adolescence, self esteem, parents and children, crumbling marriage, writer's life, understanding, human relationship, eccentric family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Slums of Beverly Hills (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1976, a lower-middle-class teenager struggles to cope living with her neurotic family of nomads on the outskirts of Beverly Hills.
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, disturbing, clever ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage life, eccentric family, family relations, self discovery, single parent, parents and children, social differences, sex aid, youth, nomad, sex ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Driving Lessons (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A shy teenage boy trying to escape the influence of his domineering mother, has his world changed when he begins to work for a retired actress.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, parents and children, love and romance, artists and showbiz, family relations, actor's life, family problems, friendship, infidelity, christianity, actress ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, scotland, edinburgh scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Mambo Italiano (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When an Italian man comes out of the closet, it affects both his life and his crazy family.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming out, gay, gay relationship, sex, gays and lesbians, immigrants, culture clash, family, family life, ethnic, eccentric family, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Running with Scissors (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Young Augusten Burroughs absorbs experiences that could make for a shocking memoir: the son of an alcoholic father and an unstable mother, he's handed off to his mother's therapist, Dr. Finch, and spends his adolescent years as a member of ...
Style: offbeat, touching, tragicomedy, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: therapist, dysfunctional family, coming of age, homosexual, poet, gay, adoption, psychiatrist, virginity, cat, parents and children, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: massachusetts, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.9
 31K
Igby Goes Down (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.
Style: witty, realistic, clever, intellectual, talky ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, mistress, drug dealing, artist, love triangle, heavy metal, mental illness, addiction, bohemian life, godparent, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, california, chicago illinois, connecticut, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Last of the High Kings (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Ireland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It is 1977, Dublin rocks to the music of Thin Lizzy and the world is stunned by the death of Elvis Presley. Frankie, caught between acne and adulthood, has just completed his final exams in school. Convinced he will fail, he survives the summer ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: politics, friendship, infidelity, coming of age, single parent, self discovery, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, fall in love, introspection, misfit ...
Time: 90s, year 1977
Place: ireland, europe, massachusetts, milwaukee wisconsin, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Unstrung Heroes (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Steven Lidz, unhappy with his home life since his mother got sick, goes and lives with his two crazy Uncles. There he changes and gets closer to his Uncles, but his parents want him home even though he is finally happy and popular. Written by Todd ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.6
 20K
Thumbsucker (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Justin, a teenager boy, throws himself and everyone around him into chaos when he attempts to break free from his addiction to his thumb.
Style: realistic, sentimental, offbeat, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, youth, coming of age, debate, psychologist, addiction, family life, teenage life, eccentric family, hopes, life is a bitch, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.0
 16K
Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, self discovery, first gay sexual experience, romance, culture clash, lgbt, fall in love, opposites attract, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, salt lake city utah, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Lost in Yonkers (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the summer of 1942 two young boys are sent to stay with their stern grandmother Kurnitz and their childlike aunt Bella in Yonkers, New York.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, grandmother, aunt, brothers, siblings relations, love and romance, love affair, parents and children, family relations, romance, loan ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 7.1
 35K
The Savages (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A sister and brother face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father.
Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, humorous, emotional ...
Plot: professor, midlife crisis, depression, dying, family, mental illness, neighbor, nursing, parents and children, siblings relations, family problems, responsibility ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: arizona, new york, usa, poland, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
 9K
House of D (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the present, artist Tom Warshaw recalls his traumatic coming of age. As a 13-year-old growing up in New York City in 1973, Tom hangs out with Pappass, a mentally disabled man. With Tom's mother battling depression after the death of her ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, basketball, birthday, confession, artist, coma, self discovery, manhood, adulthood, misfit, delivery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1973
Place: new york, europe, france, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Crimes of the Heart (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three sisters with quite different personalities and lives reunite when the youngest of them, Babe, has just shot her husband. The oldest sister, Lenny, takes care of their grandfather and is turning into an old maid, while Meg, who tries to make it ...
Style: talky, touching, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: reunion, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, eccentric family, family problems, parents and children, family gatherings, love and romance, human nature, family relations, family life, sisters ...
Time: 80s
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 1K
Bruno (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of a unique young boy genius, Bruno, whose expression of his own individuality leads his family and community along an emotional journey.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, youth, friendship, family life, prodigy, parents and children, hopes, society, family problems, eccentric family, suburban life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 2K
Dorian Blues (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dorian realizes he is gay in his final year of high school. He meets another gay youth locally, but remains confused. He starts therapy, then resorts to confession in the Church, and finally comes out to his brother. Dorian then decides to come out ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Plot: coming out, coming of age, college, gay, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, suburbs, friendship, youth, self discovery, friends, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Outside Providence (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this coming-of-age comedy, Tim Dunphy is leading a go-nowhere existence, spending his days smoking pot and hanging out with his best friend, Drugs Delaney. But Tim's lazy days of getting high are jettisoned after a brush with the law ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school life, love, student, party, prank, romance, parents and children, family relations, teenager, teenage life, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: rhode island, usa, campus, connecticut, new england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In June, 1983, in Dutchess County, New York, Sebastian Cole joins his mother, step-father, and sister for dinner. Hank, Sebastian's step-father, drops a bomb: he announces he's changing sexes. Sebastian's sister splits immediately for ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, prom, school dance, friendship, pimp, transsexual, small town, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, sexual relations, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: england, new york, europe, usa, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In the 1970s, a foundling lad, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age by leaving his Irish town for London, in part to look for his mother and in part because his trans-gender nature is beyond the town's understanding.
Style: surreal, touching, sincere, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: transvestism, gender bending, irish, dysfunctional family, gay, social relations, self discovery, lgbt, gays and lesbians, hopes, musician's life, gay slur ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: ireland, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 447
Beautiful Ohio (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An entire family comes of age during the early 1970s.
Style: realistic, offbeat, sentimental, clever, serious
Plot: coming of age, prodigy, mathematics, youth, family relations, favoritism among siblings, small town, family problems, small town life, family life, dysfunctional family, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: ohio, usa, hungary, cleveland ohio, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.4
 469K
Juno (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl named Juno gets herself pregnant and tries to stand on her own, but soon learns a few lessons about being grown up.
Style: sentimental, humorous, sweet, touching, funny ...
Audience: date night, teen comedy, teens
Plot: teenage life, love and romance, pregnancy, social relations, teenage pregnancy, coming of age, parents and children, adoption, eccentric family, teenager, change of heart, parenthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: minnesota, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Monsieur Ibrahim (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Monsieur Ibrahim is a story about a young Jewish boy in Paris who meets an old Muslim Turkish grocery store owner. The film touches the themes of friendship and love as the old man is a father figure to the boy as he teaches him of the Koran. The ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, feel good, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, adoption, muslim, generation gap, koran, self discovery, coming of age, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, parents and children, young heroes, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, greece, switzerland, persia, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 43K
Saved! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teenage Mary Cummings, who has "been Born Again her whole life," is about to enter her senior year at American Eagle Christian High School near Baltimore with her Fundamentalist Christian friends Hilary Faye and Veronica, the three of whom ...
Style: touching, clever, realistic, dark humor, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: christianity, pregnancy, high school, virginity, friendship, jewish, hypocrisy, acceptance, unwanted pregnancy, homosexual, gay, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: baltimore, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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