Movies like Fifteen and Pregnant

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Fifteen and Pregnant (1998)
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Fifteen and Pregnant (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story, 15 year old Tina Spangler discovers she is pregnant. Her choices are abortion, adoption, or a lonely, exhausting life as a single parent. Abandoned by her boyfriend, she turns to her mother. Tina discovers although it has torn her world apart, her pregnancy could re-unite her shattered family and help her find her true purpose in life.
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, serious, emotional, realistic, talky
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, high school, teenage life, youth, friends, family relations, misfit, parents and children, life is a bitch, love and romance, hopes, family problems, society, couples, lifestyle, social misfits, single parent, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, family in crisis, kids in trouble, adoption, single, boyfriend, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Fifteen and Pregnant

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about youth, family relations, society, parents and children, hopes, family problems and teenage life mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Fifteen and Pregnant: A Place for Annie (1994), Mom at Sixteen (2005), The Autumn Heart (1999), Face (2002), Due East (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Place for Annie (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Baby Annie is HIV positive and has been left in the clinic by her drug addicted mother. To prevent that she's deported to a home where they'd just wait for her to die, nurse Susan takes charge of Annie at her home. Two years later she ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: adoption, nurse, single parent, youth, life is a bitch, babies and infants, doctors and patients, parents and children, family relations, custody, gender, feminism ...
Time: 90s
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100%
Mom at Sixteen (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pregnant sixteen year old Jacey's well-meaning mother forces her to keep the birth a secret and decides to raise the baby as her own.
Style: realistic, gloomy, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adoption, teenage pregnancy, mother daughter relationship, social relations, family problems, teenage life, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, social worker, high school life, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Autumn Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a school bus driving woman (Tyne Daly) has a heart attack, she makes one request of her three daughters (Ally Sheedy, Marla Sucharetza, Marceline Hugo) - she wants them to find their long lost brother, who was taken away by their father (Jack ...
Style: touching, gloomy, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: estrangement, rise to the top, unfulfillment, hopes, family in crisis, rich and poor, family relations, siblings relations, love and romance, parents and children, couples, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, england, europe, usa, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
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Face (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Genie, a Chinese-American teenager, develops feelings for a charming African-American DJ, but her grandmother forbids their romance forcing Genie to choose between family and love.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, family relations, immigrants, friends, opposites attract, culture clash, single parent, youth, family life, love and romance, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Due East (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The movie spotlights an intelligent high school senior and National Merit Scholar (Bryant) who has never been part of the "in crowd." She teaches a high school equivalency night class, tends to the needs of her widower father, Jesse ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: small town, single parent, coming of age, social relations, power relations, small town life, teenage life, couples, lifestyle, society, pregnancy, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
When Andrew Came Home (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mother searches for five years to find her kidnapped son in this fact-based drama. Unexpectedly the boy is found, but the reunion is not as she hoped. She now has to deal with five years of abuse that the boy suffered at the hands of his ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, family in crisis, family relations, kids in trouble, hopes, confined, life is a bitch, parents and children, estrangement, danger, single parent, youth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Immediate Family (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Linda and Michael, married for ten years, desperately want a baby and turn to an adoption agency which introduces them to Lucy, a teenage girl expecting her first baby. The three agree that Linda and Michael will adopt Lucy's baby and that Lucy ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: adoption, pregnancy, adolescence vs adulthood, babies and infants, couple relations, single parent, youth, family life, couples, family problems, teenage life, family relations ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Just Another Girl on the I.R.T. (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Chantel Mitchell (Ariyan Johnson), a hip, articulate, black high-school girl in Brooklyn, is determined not to become "just another girl on the IRT" (the IRT is one of NYC's subway lines). She dreams of medical school, a family, and ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, surprise ending
Plot: pregnancy, hip hop, life is a bitch, hopes, dedicated educator, kids in trouble, down on your luck, urban ghetto life, family relations, coming of age, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Our Song (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Focusing on the bonding between three female (an African American female, a half African American half Latino American female, and a Latino American female) high school members of Brooklyn's "Jackie Robinson Steppers Marching Band" ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, thought provoking, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, friendship, music band, musician's life, society, against the odds, feminism, lifestyle, high school life, working class, urban ghetto ...
Time: 90s, future, 80s
Place: usa, new york, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 503
Virgin (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a teenager finds herself pregnant, with no memory of having had sex, she determines that she is carrying the child of God.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: pregnancy, sexual abuse, clergy, coming of age, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, life is a bitch, social misfits, couples, small town life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 23K
Speak (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Freshman high-school student Melinda has refused to speak ever since she called the cops on a popular summer party. With her old friends snubbing her for being a rat, and her parents too busy to notice her troubles, she folds into herself, trying to ...
Style: sincere, psychological, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: innocence lost, youth, teenage life, unsupportive friend, high school, life is a bitch, misfit, high school life, school, rape, sexual abuse, mute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Too Young to Be a Dad (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When 15-year-old, Matt Freeman, gets his girlfriend, Francesca, pregnant her family decides to put the unborn baby up for adoption. Matt agrees to the decision, but begins to rethink it. This movie is taken from the father's point of view.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adoption, family relations, hopes, babies and infants, adolescence vs adulthood, life turned upside down, family in crisis, pregnancy, youth, family problems, teenage life, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sex & the Single Mom (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jess Gradwell and her teenage daughter boast a superclose relationship. When it comes to sex, however, Mom won't stand for anything less than premarital celibacy. So she gets a pretty healthy dose of her own medicine when she winds up getting ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, sexual, realistic
Plot: single parent, pregnancy, parents and children, family relations, sexual relations, unfulfillment, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, singleness, love and romance, moral dilemma, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6K
In Bloom (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, Germany, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eka and Natia leave their childhood behind and ignore societal customs to escape from their turbulent family lives.
Style: realistic, captivating, sincere, serious, emotional
Plot: life is a bitch, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, family problems, friends, kids in trouble, dysfunctional character, parents and children, youth, civil war, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1992, 1990s
Place: georgia (former ussr), georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 411
Wild Iris (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman and her teenage son move back in with her mother to work together in the family bridal business.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, parents and children, suburban life, crumbling marriage, family in crisis, love and romance, family problems, suburbs, teenage life, couples, society, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.0
 242
Ricochet River (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: hree teenagers looking for adventure find more than they expected in this coming-of-age drama. High school seniors Wade (Jason James Richter) and Lorna (Kate Hudson) have spent all their lives in the small logging town of Calamus Grove, a ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, high school, native american, youth, culture clash, love and romance, interracial relations, friends, social misfits, social relations, on the road, self discovery ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Fat Boy Chronicles (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The Fat Boy Chronicles is a motion picture about Jimmy Winterpock, an obese high-school student who deals with bullying and trying to lose weight. The film is inspired by a true story and was released in 2010 as a major motion picture.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, hopes, follow your dream, love and romance, win over, social misfits, youth, coming of age, human spirit, social relations, teenage love, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Gracie's Choice (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For as long as she can remember, 16 year-old Gracie has been raising her four siblings, each of whom has a different, absent father and their mother is on the fast track to self-destruction. When these children's lives are about to be pulled ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: custody, coming of age, teenage girl, custody battle, family in crisis, life is a bitch, siblings relations, family relations, parents and children, manipulations, dysfunctional family, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Gimme Shelter (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After running away from her abusive mother, a streetwise teen seeks refuge with her father, but he rejects her when he learns that she's pregnant.
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: social misfits, society, starting over, misfit, youth, domestic violence, teenage life, hopes, child birth, life is a bitch, down on your luck, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Hidden in America (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Story of a man Bill Januson whose pride in being the head of his family won't let him accept help from his sick daughters doctor. He has to prove to his kids that even with the death of his wife and the loss of his job that they can and will ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: single parent, unemployment, doctor, starving child, child illness, down on your luck, rich and poor, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, family in crisis, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Strays (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rick (Diesel) is frustrated by the repetitious grind of one-night stands and aimless hustling. Whilst looking for more to his life he meets Heather (Lanza), a neighbour. Rick takes the opportunity to escape his boring life style with her, but soon ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense
Plot: redemption, gang, drug dealer, society, introspection, misfit, urban, buddies, couples, fall in love, lifestyle, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Everybody Dies But Me (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One Monday morning Katya, Vika and Zhanna learn that there will be a school disco, their first disco, on the coming Saturday night. The girls feverishly start preparing for the event, which rapidly becomes the most important moment ever in their ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, touching, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, friendship, parents and children, high school life, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, youth, family problems, teachers and students, school, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Father for Brittany (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Keith and Kim Lussier are a childless couple who are given custody of a 3-month-old foster child, Brittany. However, tragedy strikes when Kim dies of cancer in the middle of the adoption process, leaving Keith to fight for Brittany's custody ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: terminal illness, adoption, single parent, youth, rivalry, family problems, couples, legal, redemption, pregnancy, orphan, custody ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A troubled teen is given the chance to redeem his criminal debt to society
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional, serious
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, society, human nature, misfit, coming of age, school, friendship, juvenile delinquency, self discovery, youth, homecoming ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 324
Fly Away (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The poignant yet humor filled story about a single mother of a teenager severely impacted by autism, forced to reckon with her daughter's future. As her child becomes an adult, what used to work, no longer does. What will sustain her daughter, ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: autism, nursing, mentally challenged, coming of age, youth, single parent, society, misfit, moral dilemma, family problems, social misfits, communication problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 132
Almost a Woman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman named Esmeralda and her family move to New York from a rural area of Puerto Rico. The transition is difficult due to the many challenges she and her family face.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: translator, coming of age, unfulfillment, immigrants, siblings relations, teachers and students, crumbling marriage, single parent, youth, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family in crisis ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, latin america, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
 640
On the Outs (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Follows the choices made by three young women - one a drug dealer, one an addict, one a pregnant teen - in Jersey City.
Style: rough, touching, emotional, bleak, serious ...
Plot: drug dealer, teenage pregnancy, single mother, prison, city life, siblings relations, life is a bitch, gang, addiction, pregnancy, family relations, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 736
Angela (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A ten year old girl named Angela leads her six year old sister, Ellie, through various regimens of 'purification' in an attempt to rid themselves of their evil, which she believes to be the cause of their mother's mental illness. ...
Style: offbeat, psychological, touching, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, pregnancy, mental illness, siblings relations, family in crisis, family relations, dealing with death, parents and children, babies and infants, hopes, life is a bitch, doctors and patients ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 399
The Tic Code (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 10 year old gifted boy wants to be a jazz pianist much to the chagrin of his more classical oriented piano instructor. With his mother's help, he is an underage regular at a local nightspot, where he is teamed up with a sax superstar. Both ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: kids
Plot: jazz, disability, music, misfit, lifestyle, coming of age, youth, love and romance, teachers and students, family in crisis, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Pregnant out of wedlock, an educated young woman is pressured by her father into an arranged marriage with a lonely farmer in this drama set during WWII.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, society, hopes, single parent, pregnancy, love affair, fall in love, arranged marriage, farm, unfulfillment, romance, family relations ...
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%