Movies like She Monkeys

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She Monkeys (2011)
 5.5
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She Monkeys (2011)
Original name: Apflickorna
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Emma meets Cassandra, they initiate a relationship filled with physical and psychological challenges. Emma does whatever it takes to master the rules of the game. Lines are crossed and the stakes get higher and higher. Despite this, Emma can't resist the intoxicating feeling of total control.
Style: psychological, sincere, serious, realistic, sexy, tense, sexual
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, lesbian teen, lesbian, sport team, sexuality, sexual attraction, sexual awakening, lesbian relationship, destructive relationship, sport, children, lesbian sex, strong female lead, women, lgbt, female protagonist, lgbtq, friendship, family relations, male homosexuality, youth, friends, love and romance, best friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe

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Most similar movies to She Monkeys

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and touching films with plots about youth, friendship, coming of age, family relations, teenage life, friends and parents and children mostly in Drama, Sport and Family genres. Some movies like She Monkeys: The Slaughter Rule (2002), Sonja (2006), Being 14 (2015), Falkenberg Farewell (2006), Miss Sweden (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Slaughter Rule (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A young man finds solace with a young woman, his mother, and a high-school football coach who recruits him to quarterback a six-man team.
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: american football, small town, teenage life, athlete's life, ambition, human nature, friendship, youth, love and romance, hopes, sport team, sport ...
Time: contemporary
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.8
 321
Sonja (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Sonja is struggling to deal with her parent separation, and find her feelings for her best friend might not just be a phase.
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, sincere, sexual
Audience: girls' night, date night, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, lesbian, friendship, love and romance, family relations, youth, couples, friends, coming out, unfulfilled love, best friends, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 4.9
 190
Being 14 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The lives and turbulent adventures of a bunch of fourteen-year-old teenagers, through the eyes of three young girls - Sarah, Jade and Louise - with one last year to go before high school.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, teenage life, coming of age, drug abuse, youth, sexuality, self discovery, college, life is a bitch, friends, high school life, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Falkenberg Farewell (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's the last summer in Falkenberg for five childhood friends. David yearns to be a child again and Holger never wants to move away. Jesper constantly returns home without anybody really noticing that he’s been gone. Jörgen finances his ...
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, youth, friendship, grownups, best friends, small town, childhood friend, moving, society, summer, nihilism, escape from reality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 5.5
 2K
Miss Sweden (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Moa is in her early 20s, works at a factory and lives by herself in a cottage in the forest. She is a vegan and follows her friends and demonstrations, mostly to fit in. But at home, by herself, she listens to pop music and use make-up.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: small town, vegetarian, youth, family relations, teenage life, friendship, feminist, demonstration, teenager, mother daughter relationship, coming of age, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Dans les cordes (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, suspense
Plot: female boxer, rivalry, family relations, ambition, friendship, athlete's life, youth, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, parents and children, sport, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 1K
Sebbe (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Duct tape, electrical cables, trigger, explosives. Sebbe never planned to build a bomb. It just happened. Sebbe is 15 years old and lives with his mother in an apartment that is too narrow. He does his best. He never strikes back. Sebbe loves his ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, psychological, mind bending ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: single parent, coming of age, teenage boy, introspection, teenage life, family relations, escape from reality, parents and children, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, society, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
It Felt Like Love (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Lila is experiencing an ennui-filled Brooklyn summer. She awkwardly wears a Kabuki-esque mask of sunscreen at the beach and plays third wheel to Chiara, her more experienced friend, and Chiara’s boyfriend, Patrick. Determined to ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, obsession, teenage girl, sexuality, self discovery, best friends, youth, friendship, wooing, loss of virginity, teenager, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Home of the Giants (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story about basketball and befriending. Gar is a High School journalist who, while covering the team to the state championship, is best friends with the teams' main "Star" Matt Dunbar. Matt's older brother persuades him to ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, basketball, sport, athlete's life, teenage life, ambition, love and romance, lifestyle, cheerleader, rivalry, empire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.6
 870
The Sex Movie (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends spend an evening together after time apart. Differences in sex and sexuality reveal deep-rooted conflicts and long-hidden longings.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: introspection, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, under the surface, sexual relations, private vs public, gay, sexuality, sexual fantasy, family conflict, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 284
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: serious, realistic, emotional, sincere, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: single parent, small town, coming of age, destructive relationship, teenage life, family relations, couples, parents and children, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 1K
Punch (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tall, exotic looking and aimless 17-year-old Do Wan-deuk lives in a shabby house in a poor hillside village with a dwarf father and a stammering uncle. One day, his teacher reveals the surprising news that Wan-deuk’s runaway mother was actually ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, sincere, gloomy ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: coming of age, teenage life, hardcase students, athlete and trainer, youth, ambition, friendship, teachers and students, sport, society, rivalry, kickboxing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
One Day of Betty (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Hungary
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Betty and her friend V have a major project: the open-air music festival, Sziget Festival held every summer on one of the Danube islands in Hungary. Instead of money the teenagers have a stash of grass waiting for a buyer. Food? Nothing wrong with ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: youth, friendship, coming of age, teenage life, best friends, adulthood, teenage girl, friendship between girls, festival, strong female presence, music, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 906
Puppylove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Diane is a mysterious and lonely teenager. Sharing special bonds with her father Christian, she takes care of the education of her brother Marc. The arrival of Julia in the neighborhood, a charismatic and liberated young British woman, is going to ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, sex scene, teenage love, seduction, youth, teenage life, parents and children, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, underage sex, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 51
Max & Lenny (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Max and Lenny is the story of a friendship between two girls fighting for survival in a northern area of Marseille.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere
Plot: ambition, friendship, follow your dream, teenage life, hip hop, youth, society, family relations, hopes, music, strong female presence, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
 521
Vanaja (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Set in rural South India, a place where social barriers are built stronger than fort walls, VANAJA explores the chasm that divides classes as a young girl struggles to come of age.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: pregnancy, coming of age, couples, village, society, youth, injustice, family relations, teenage life, rape, dancing, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Mighty Celt (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Centred around greyhound racing in a Catholic community after the "Troubles" have ended but where their legacy remains strong. Donal is a 14-year old who works in a greyhound racing kennel owned by Good Joe. If Donal's favourite ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: dog, youth, friendship, contests and competitions, against the odds, coming of age, animal training, family relations, hopes, teenage boy, ambition, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Brother's Keeper (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Identical twin brothers Lou and Eric plan to compete together in the National Rowing Championships. But when Eric leaves their small town to attend an Ivy League University, the brother's bond is torn apart.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: twins, university, follow your dream, ambition, family relations, youth, love and romance, contests and competitions, lifestyle, rivalry, sport, athlete's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Forbidden Fruit (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two 18-year old girls from a christian fundamentalist community flee to a city for a summer job.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: coming of age, friendship between girls, teenage girl, best friends, teenage life, conservatism, religion, youth, lifestyle, fish out of water, culture clash, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, helsinki finland, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 5K
Legendary (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A book-smart teenager joins his school's wrestling team as a way to reunite his surviving family members, who split apart after the death of his father, a college wrestling legend, 10 years ago.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, rough, exciting
Plot: wrestling, family relations, teenage life, rivalry, contests and competitions, sport, youth, social relations, fight, arrest, brother brother relationship, death of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Say That You Love Me (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Fatou is a teenager yearning for attention and love in Sweden's suburbs. When she is gang raped by some class mates her whole world starts falling apart.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, emotional, gloomy
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: gang rape, friendship, teenage life, youth, life is a bitch, family relations, sexual abuse, parents and children, society, high school, mother daughter relationship, rape victim ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 660
Back to Stay (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Switzerland, Netherlands
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Marina, Sofia and Violeta deal differently with the death of their grandmother.
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, youth, family relations, estrangement, sister sister relationship, everyday life, friendship, society, strong female presence, family problems, leaving home, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Australian Rules (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Friends Gary Black (Nathan Phillips) and Dumby Red (Luke Carroll) are on the same soccer team in their coastal Australian town. But to local racists, they're a world apart: Gary is white and Dumby is an Aborigine. This becomes an issue when one ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: racism, friendship, family relations, interracial relations, small town, teenage life, discrimination, love affair, athlete's life, youth, rivalry, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Personal Best (1982)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: This film chronicles the relationship of two female world-class athletes. Mariel Hemingway and real-life Olympian pentathlete Patrice Donnelly play runners who train together, compete against each other and eventually become lovers. Scott Glenn ...
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, unusual plot structure, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, nudity (full frontal - brief), track and field, lesbian relationship, lgbt, female nudity, female athlete, lgbtq, coming of age, women, gay, arm wrestling ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1976, year 1980
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 467
Mickey (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Best-selling author John Grisham deviates from his usual literary thrillers with this winning film that stars Harry Connick Jr. as Tripp Spence, a widower who goes on the run from the IRS with his 12-year-old baseball-phenomenon son, Derrick (Shawn ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: baseball, single parent, hidden identity, ambition, athlete's life, dishonesty, sport, cons and scams, parents and children, investigation, family relations, sport team ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 340
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: touching, emotional, sincere, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: parents and children, teenage life, opposites attract, family relations, friends, immigrants, family life, youth, single parent, human nature, introspection, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 100
Frailer (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Norway
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman diagnosed with terminal lung cancer gathers her three dearest friends together to make the most of the time she has left.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: best friends, friends, friendship, strong female presence, family relations, siblings relations, unfulfillment, terminal illness, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
My Skinny Sister (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Just as Stella enters the exciting world of adolescence she discovers that her big sister and role model Katja is hiding an eating disorder. The disease slowly tears the family apart. A story about jealousy, love and betrayal told with warmth, depth ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: anorexia, mental illness, sisterhood, family relations, siblings relations, youth, kids in trouble, teenage girl, parents and children, child illness, mental disorder, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Simon & the Oaks (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Norway
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Epic story about two families and their friendship and common destiny in Sweden's Gothenburg in the 1940s and 1950s. Told from the perspective of young Simon Larsson, who learns that he's an adopted child who has a Jewish father from ...
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, captivating, bleak ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: world war two, coming of age, wartime life, youth, family relations, friendship, society, culture clash, working class, male nudity, boy, best friend ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, post world war two, 50s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Eskil & Trinidad (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Eskil moves from town to town with his father in Northern Sweden. He misses his mother and sucks at playing hockey, the main activity among the boys his age. Things changes when he meets Trinidad, a mysterious woman who lives outside society ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, friendship, family relations, parents and children, village life, coming of age, father son relationship, adventure, father and son, sport team, friends, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%