Movies like Code Breakers

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Code Breakers (2005)
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Code Breakers (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1951, a cheating scandal rocks West Point academy, as 83 cadets -- including the son of the school's football coach (Glenn) -- are implicated and ultimately dismissed.
Plot: american football, scandal, coach, student athlete, cheating, honor
Time: 50s, 1950s

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Most similar movies to Code Breakers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films with plots about coach, american football, sport, sport team, ambition, high school and power relations mostly in Sport, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Code Breakers: American Underdog (2021), Greater (2016), My All American (2015), Quarterback Princess (1983), When the Game Stands Tall (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
American Underdog (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Kurt Warner, who went from a stockboy at a grocery store to a two-time NFL MVP, Super Bowl champion, and Hall of Fame quarterback.
Plot: american football, university, champion, football, supermarket, nfl, journey, football team, american football player, football player, wife, life ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 6K
Greater (2016)
Genre: Biography, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Greater – The story of Brandon Burlsworth, possibly the greatest walk-on in the history of college football.
Style: light, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, psychological, captivating
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: american football, religion, student, athlete, university student, sport team, sport, team, athlete and trainer, student athlete, fat boy, christian ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
My All American (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Freddie Steinmark, an underdog on the gridiron, faces the toughest challenge of his life after leading his team to a championship season.
Style: tense, exciting, sincere, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: american football, championship, football team, father son relationship, underdog, coach, football, boyfriend, student athlete, sport, high school sweetheart, catholic ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, austin texas, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Quarterback Princess (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Maida family has moved to Oregon, and daughter Tami wants to play quarterback for the high school football team. There's just one problem. She's a girl. With everyone from the coach to her next door neighbor against her, she's out ...
Plot: american football, student athlete, teenage girl, high school, female athlete, boyfriend, girlfriend, sister sister relationship, teammate, campfire, dressing room, pep talk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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When the Game Stands Tall (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young coach turns a losing high school football program around to go undefeated for 12 consecutive seasons.
Style: uplifting, captivating, exciting, sincere, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: american football, athlete and trainer, rise to the top, sport, sport team, ambition, contests and competitions, small town, youth, rivalry, coach, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa, california, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.7
 10K
All American (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: When a rising high school football player from South Central L.A. is recruited to play for Beverly Hills High, the wins, losses and struggles of two families from vastly different worlds - Compton and Beverly Hills - begin to collide. Inspired by ...
Style: motivational, captivating, emotional, ambiguous ending, thought provoking ...
Plot: american football, high school football, male objectification, high school, coach, father son relationship, sport, stubbornness, rise to the top, teenager, sport team, family problems ...
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Coach of the Year (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An ex-football star, paralyzed from the waist down during Vietnam, accepts the challenge of coaching football in a juvenile reform school.
Plot: american football, juvenile detention, coach, vietnam veteran, sport, wheelchair
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Super Bowl XLII Champions - New York Giants (2008)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The NFC champion New York Giants and the AFC champion New England Patriots meet for the championship of the National Football League.
Plot: american football, sport
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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23 Blast (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a high school football star is suddenly stricken with irreversible total blindness, he must decide whether to live a safe handicapped life or bravely return to the life he once knew and the sport he still loves.
Style: uplifting, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, blindness, high school, human spirit, disability, ambition, athlete's life, infection, life turned upside down, sport, hopes, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Catching Faith 2 (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everything seems to be going wrong for the Taylor family right now. Just as Alexa is starting work at her dream job, she's overwhelmed by caring for her mother suffering from Alzheimer's disease. Her son, Beau, has just lost his ...
Plot: american football, death of mother, family relations, elderly woman, snobbish woman, christian, death, teenage boy, snobbism, computer, death of grandmother, snob ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
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The Break (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A depressed and destitute Nick Irons, a tennis pro banned from the tour for slugging a player during a TV match, agrees to coach a bookie's "head case" son, Joel, who wants to turn pro. The bookie wants his son to get out of tennis ...
Plot: coach, tennis, bonding, competition, briefs, kicked in the crotch, tied to a bed
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.5
 5K
Overcomer (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After reluctantly agreeing to coach cross-country, high school basketball Coach John Harrison helps the least likely runner attempt the impossible in the biggest race of the year.
Style: motivational, captivating, disturbing, sincere, christian film
Plot: running, asthma, christianity, coach, student, cross country, mentor, ambition, sport, escapades, love, adaptation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The 5th Quarter (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the wake of a car crash that killed his brother, football player Jon Abbate leads his school's struggling team to its most successful season ever.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: american football, family relations, car accident, coach, sport, ambition, athlete's life, social relations, family in crisis, contests and competitions, lifestyle, gymnasium ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 467
Catching Faith (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: From the outside, Alexa has the perfect life. Her son is the high school football star, daughter a straight A student and her husband is CFO of a booming start-up company. The sudden death ...
Style: christian film, light, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, teen drama
Plot: high school athlete, high school student, american football, faith, religion, belief in god, christianity, high school, christian, mockery, teenage boy, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, america, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 4K
Touchback (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A former high-school football star loses his shot at a college scholarship due to a devastating gridiron injury, but gets a second chance at living his dream.
Style: sentimental, uplifting, captivating, disturbing, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: american football, back in time, cheerleader, small town, sent to the past, one more chance, dream come true, social relations, small town life, teenage life, contests and competitions, sport ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 7K
Brian Banks (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An All-American football player's dreams to play in the NFL are halted when he is falsely accused of rape and sent to prison.
Style: realistic, factual, disturbing, touching, emotional ...
Plot: american football, false accusation, prison, wrongful conviction, lawyer, fighting the system, human spirit, miscarriage of justice, freedom, friendship, courtroom, oppression ...
Time: 2000s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 7K
Woodlawn (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Love and unity in a school torn by racism and hate in the 1970s.A gifted high school football player must learn to embrace his talent and his faith as he battles racial tensions on and off the field.
Style: christian film, realistic, captivating, sincere, serious ...
Plot: american football, african american, racism, team, coach, motivational speaker, sport, faith, church, high school, religion, integration ...
Time: 70s
Place: alabama, birmingham alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hometown Legend (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A teenage drifter finds an opportunity to turn his life around when he joins a high-school football program with a hard-nosed coach.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching, sincere
Plot: high school, american football, small town, teenage life, human spirit, against the odds, leadership, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, working class, sport, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Forever Strong (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rick Penning lives life just like he plays rugby; fast, hard-hitting and intense. When life on the edge lands him in jail, prison ward Marcus Tate offers him a chance to get back in the game by playing for his rival, Highland Rugby. Reluctantly Rick ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, touching, rough
Plot: coach, rugby, dedicated educator, juvenile delinquency, father son relationship, human spirit, ambition, starting over, sport, teenage life, redemption, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Any Given Sunday (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A star quarterback gets knocked out of the game and an unknown third stringer is called in to replace him. The unknown gives a stunning performance and forces the aging coach to reevaluate his game plans and life. A new co-owner/president adds to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, coach, underdog, sport team, american football, desire for fame, success, ambition, football, power relations, fame, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, usa, florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Reggie's Prayer (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Reggie White stars as Reggie Knox, a pro football player who retires, frustrated because he hasn't won a championship. Knox begins coaching a Portland, Ore., high school football program, where he befriends a troubled student. Reggie fights ...
Style: serious, realistic, uplifting, touching
Plot: american football, gang, family relations, high school, school, hopes, rivalry, sport, youth, golden years, ambition, society ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
We Are Marshall (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When a plane crash claims the lives of members of the Marshall University football team and some of its fans, the team's new coach and his surviving players try to keep the football program alive.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: football, college, coach, american football, sport, survivor, air disaster, university, sport team, tragic event, struggle, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, virginia, california, west virginia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 79K
Chak De! India (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A team of rag-tag girls with their own agenda form Team India competing for international fame in field hockey. Their coach, the ex-men's Indian National team captain, returns from a life of shame after being unjustly accused of match fixing in ...
Style: touching, exciting, sentimental, feel good, uplifting ...
Plot: coach, contests and competitions, underdog, rivalry, determination, sport team, athlete and trainer, against the odds, sport, false accusation, patriotism, media coverage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Underdogs (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in rural Ohio, the birthplace of football, UNDERDOGS is the story of a small-town high school football team destined to play their cross-town rival, a perennial powerhouse, while standing up for an entire community.
Style: feel good, realistic, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: cheerleader, high school football, high school, underdog, sport, sport team, teenage love, human spirit, athlete and trainer, against the odds, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
1 Mile To You (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a teenager's friends die in an accident, he finds running allows him to remember them perfectly. Running, however, also brings him notoriety. He is caught between keeping the past alive and making new memories in the present.
Style: uplifting, exciting, romantic, captivating
Plot: runner, student athlete, race, sport team, training, competition, coach, running, athlete's life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mourning, picnic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 47K
Hoosiers (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: High school basketball is king in small-town Indiana, and the 1954 Hickory Huskers are all hope and no talent. But their new coach -- abrasive, unlikable Norman Dale -- whips the team into shape ... while also inciting controversy.
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, sincere, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: basketball, athlete and trainer, small town, underdog, high school, sport, championship, sport team, ambition, human spirit, redemption, contests and competitions ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 80s
Place: indiana, usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Finding Buck McHenry (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an 11 year old boy gets cut from his Little League baseball team, he sets out to form his own team.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: coach, follow your dream, ambition, friendship, against the odds, society, hopes, sport, lifestyle, athlete's life, sport team, family life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 21K
The Express (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Based on the incredible true story, The Express follows the inspirational life of college football hero Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy.
Style: emotional, uplifting, serious, realistic, inspirational ...
Plot: american football, athlete and trainer, african american, sport, human spirit, racism, ambition, college, success, against the odds, rise to the top, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1940s
Place: usa, new york, cleveland ohio, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 655
Miles (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High school senior Miles Walton joins the girls volleyball team in hopes of winning a college scholarship, which causes an uproar in his small Illinois farming town.
Style: feel good, captivating, light, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: volleyball, high school athlete, movie theatre, team, high school sports, small town, support group, high school teacher, coach, teenager, high school, mother son relationship ...
Time: year 1999, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Monday Night Mayhem (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The early years of a television sports powerhouse are chronicled as ABC becomes a player in the NFL coverage by putting their full resources into a major showcase. Executive Roone Arledge (John Heard) recruits former Dallas Cowboys quarterback ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: american football, ambition, rise to the top, rivalry, athlete's life, sport, introspection, hopes, showbiz, celebrity culture, contests and competitions, gambling ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%