Movies that are like The Long Walk Home

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The Long Walk Home
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, dramatic, uplifting, thought provoking, talky, earnest, reflective, compassionate, inspirational, sentimental, harsh, tricky, interesting, entertaining, emotional
Plot: friendship, racism, segregation, human spirit, small town, bus, race issues, disability, women, prejudice, hopes, mentor, interracial romance, stereotypes, civil war, sacrifice, corruption, catastrophe, life philosophy, society, idealism, redemption, teacher, culture clash, couples, fascism, honest, brutality, power relations, greed, family, life is a bitch, race, friends, runaway, period piece, secrets, master and servant, unlikely friendships, nudity (full frontal - brief), couple relations, drinking, injustice, school, destiny, childhood, politics, courage, betrayal, morality, natural disaster, dialogue, tragedy, underdog, transformation, fighting the system, genocide, racial injustice, racial segregation, social justice, racial discrimination, boycott, gospel music, social activism, master servant relationship, racial tension, social injustice, civil rights movement, realtor, police chief, bombing, brother in law sister in law relationship, civil rights, maid, racial slur, dinner, racist, black american, american south, church, interracial friendship, african american, violence, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, christmas, apology, picnic, humiliation, husband wife relationship, secret, addiction, gangsters, literature, happy ending, family drama, ethnic conflict, children
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s, year 1955
Place: alabama, usa, new jersey
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Roots
Biography, Drama, History, War
USA
588 min.
 8.4
Something the Lord Made
Biography, Drama
USA
110 min.
 8.3
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Most similar movies to The Long Walk Home

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dramatic, realistic, serious and emotional films with plots including catastrophe, culture clash, mentor, runaway, segregation, prejudice and society themes mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like The Long Walk Home: Get on the Bus (1996), Norma Rae (1979), Driving Miss Daisy (1989), Ghosts of Mississippi (1996), Selma (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Get on the Bus
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: serious, touching, thought provoking, realistic, uplifting, harsh, dramatic, talky, compassionate, interesting, melancholic, light, stylized
Plot: politics, racism, bus, friendship, gay, islam, prejudice, segregation, stereotypes, race issues, hip hop, human spirit, on the road, self discovery, rich and poor, relationships, dialogue, gangs, injustice, corruption, violence, interracial romance, culture clash, life philosophy, single father, drinking, gangsters, hopes, political, redemption, catastrophe, honest, gang, mentor, greed, gays and lesbians, destiny, human nature, jews, race, pornography, introspection, idealism, multiple storylines, parents and children, runaway, crime gone awry, siblings relations, fantasy world, gender
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, washington d.c., new jersey, cross country, tennessee, south central los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.4
 9K
Norma Rae
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, dramatic, realistic, talky, captivating, earnest, tense, sentimental, thought provoking, interesting, emotional, uplifting, suspense, inspirational, breathtaking, light, reflective
Plot: small town, workplace, fighting the system, working class, courage, friendship, feminism, jewish, price of justice, idealism, greed, politics, corruption, injustice, unlikely friendships, mentor, runaway, culture clash, prejudice, righting the wronged, race issues, secrets, political, family, against the odds, tragedy, morality, storytelling, lawyer, catastrophe, stereotypes, segregation, women, union, labor, factory, single mother, honest, death, dishonesty, childhood, ethnic conflict, redemption, chase, hospital, legal, interracial romance, destiny, sacrifice, romance
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   100%
 
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Driving Miss Daisy
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating, semi serious, dramatic, earnest, reflective, sincere, witty, feel good, road movie, humorous, compassionate, melancholic, inspirational, intense, emotional, talky
Plot: aging, friendship, jewish, prejudice, culture clash, segregation, racism, elderly, civil rights, golden years, unlikely friendships, master and servant, mentor, relationships, self discovery, childhood, destiny, life philosophy, race, widow, car accident, storytelling, boss and employee, parenthood, race issues, classic car, redemption, period piece, idealism, chauffeur, interracial relations, character study, life, life & death, transformation, catastrophe, runaway, loneliness, honest, dialogue driven, justice, social differences, adaptation, funeral, small town, african american, drinking, stereotypes, family, greed
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 1960s, 1940s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   85%
 
Ghosts of Mississippi
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: talky, sincere, serious, dramatic, realistic, factual, intense, thought provoking, inspirational, interesting, suspense, compassionate, clever, entertaining, political drama
Plot: courtroom, racism, courtroom drama, assassin, lawyer, murder, assassination, court, dedicated lawyer, segregation, investigation, justice, legal investigation, police investigation, corruption, courage, mentor, murder mystery, catastrophe, period piece, chase, prejudice, greed, injustice, destiny, vengeance, guilt, righting the wronged, runaway, activist, civil rights, trial, widow, dishonesty, conspiracy, hopes, nudity (full frontal - brief), political, culture clash, legal, race issues, politics, dialogue, society, adaptation, power relations, idealism, happy ending, survival, life is a bitch
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   88%
 
 7.5
 73K
Selma
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 128 min.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, dramatic, factual, captivating, intense, heartbreaking, thought provoking, emotional, uplifting, melancholic, interesting, brutal, inspirational, sentimental, earnest, clever, entertaining, talky, bloody, compassionate, suspense, tense
Plot: racism, president, politics, idealism, courage, tragedy, violence, death, leadership, segregation, slavery, race issues, human spirit, brutality, civil war, period piece, civil rights, runaway, justice, prejudice, sacrifice, mentor, ethnic conflict, political, corruption, rebelliousness, genocide, storytelling, violent, discrimination, destiny, freedom, honest, assassination, family, surveillance, political unrest, revolution, catastrophe, african american, greed, survival, injustice, culture clash, manipulation, redemption, life & death, righting the wronged, race, doctors
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1963, year 1965, year 1964
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   58%
 
 8.4
 14K
Roots
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 588 min.
Style: epic, realistic, emotional, touching, captivating, serious, sincere, intense, interesting, dramatic, factual, reflective, bleak, brutal, heartbreaking, talky, thought provoking, suspense, earnest, sad, uplifting, family saga
Plot: slavery, racism, civil war, american civil war, freedom, culture clash, human spirit, tragedy, childhood, redemption, race issues, segregation, mentor, brutality, runaway, destiny, social differences, honest, storytelling, family, adaptation, survival, sacrifice, vengeance, women, genocide, catastrophe, secrets, courage, stereotypes, unlikely friendships, injustice, transformation, prejudice, nudity (full frontal - brief), race, justice, sexualized violence, friendship, police investigation, chase, hopes, family history, society, escape attempt, life is a bitch, master and servant, interracial relations, discrimination, americana
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1820s, 1860s
Place: usa, africa, england, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   100%
 
 6.9
 20K
School Ties
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, thought provoking, intense, sincere, dramatic, gloomy, interesting, earnest, inspirational, talky, harsh, football movie
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, boarding school, friendship, football, anti semitism, cheating, working class, school, jewish, prejudice, jews, mentor, teacher, adolescence, stereotypes, redemption, boarding school life, judaism, childhood, bullying, teenage life, runaway, coming-of-age, segregation, teenager, justice, unlikely friendships, revenge, injustice, nazi, friends, underdog, catastrophe, survival, drinking, honest, manipulation, destiny, corruption, society, nudity (topless - notable), college, morality, youth, adaptation, betrayal, nazis, dialogue, teenagers
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 80s
Place: massachusetts, usa, israel, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   78%
 
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Stand and Deliver
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, thought provoking, serious, inspirational, sincere, feel good, dramatic, gloomy, interesting, rough, entertaining, uplifting, earnest, harsh, talky, intense
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, teacher, mathematics, idealism, school, underdog, dedicated educator, fighting the system, mentor, hardcase students, childhood, urban, runaway, friendship, teachers and students, unlikely friendships, redemption, survival, sacrifice, prejudice, destiny, urban ghetto, high school life, storytelling, corruption, life philosophy, college, hopes, honest, fantasy world, segregation, dialogue, catastrophe, mexican american, education, society, transformation, chase, bullying, hospital, youth, race, homeless, stereotypes, courage, gangs, power relations, small town, teenage life, adolescence
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   67%
 
 7.2
 7K
Rosewood
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, realistic, dramatic, captivating, factual, thought provoking, intense, touching, heartbreaking, biting, suspenseful, tense, interesting, emotional, harsh, talky
Plot: small town, racism, murder, politics, violence, interracial relations, death, courage, gunfight, segregation, justice, corruption, mob, mentor, injustice, brutality, race issues, stereotypes, society, honest, vengeance, prejudice, guilt, social relations, violent, false accusation, chase, life is a bitch, tragedy, ethnic conflict, conspiracy theory, violence spree, idealism, storytelling, indians, destiny, redemption, catastrophe, conspiracy, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, culture clash, greed, interracial romance, life & death, life philosophy, small town life, islam, sacrifice
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: florida, usa, california, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   62%
 
 7.2
 97K
Men of Honor
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, dramatic, inspirational, realistic, rough, uplifting, disturbing, sentimental, emotional, intense, interesting, factual, earnest, entertaining, motivational
Plot: racism, military, prejudice, courtroom, military base, soldier, race issues, courage, mentor, human spirit, segregation, military life, life philosophy, underdog, catastrophe, disability, destiny, corruption, injustice, happy ending, sacrifice, stereotypes, redemption, transformation, life, against the odds, u.s. navy, storytelling, ambition, greed, justice, navy, hopes, chase, african american, dialogue, runaway, survival, society, culture clash, drinking, man versus machine, life is a bitch, dreams, natural disaster, follow your dream, diving, good versus evil, humanity, revenge
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: cuba, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   51%
 
Remember the Titans
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, feel good, serious, inspirational, captivating, dramatic, sincere, factual, entertaining, interesting, intense, emotional, earnest, stylized, exciting, uplifting
Audience: boys' night, kids, chick flick
Plot: underdog, high school, racism, friendship, football, culture clash, prejudice, sport, school, race issues, segregation, mentor, contests and competitions, unlikely friendships, stereotypes, athlete and trainer, human spirit, race, courage, american football, interracial relations, catastrophe, destiny, honest, soccer, corruption, happy ending, camp, transformation, high school life, life philosophy, runaway, sport team, small town, redemption, survival, against the odds, sacrifice, justice, teacher, family, americana, dialogue, childhood, chase, racing, american football player, racial segregation, xenophobia, apartheid
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey, california, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   53%
 
Bang the Drum Slowly
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, realistic, serious, dramatic, uplifting, talky, sincere, intense, light, inspirational, earnest, witty, humorous, melancholic, harsh, macabre
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, baseball, underdog, hospital, unlikely friendships, mentor, hopes, sport, cancer, friends, drinking, death, childhood, athlete's life, runaway, redemption, human spirit, courage, character study, adaptation, disability, honest, prejudice, tragedy, dialogue, crime gone awry, life philosophy, transformation, culture clash, fighting the system, manipulation, destiny, classic car, sport team, alter ego, segregation, catastrophe, life & death, ambition, race issues, rivalry, life is a bitch, sacrifice, small town, coming-of-age, dark hero, corruption, world series, teammate
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   52%
 
 7.3
 18K
The Express
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, inspirational, sincere, realistic, dramatic, uplifting, factual, touching, earnest, intense, melancholic, football movie
Plot: college, football, racism, sport, rise to the top, segregation, mentor, human spirit, athlete and trainer, childhood, sacrifice, soccer, ambition, life philosophy, tragedy, transformation, underdog, prejudice, courage, friendship, bollywood, hopes, race, rivalry, honest, runaway, american football, rags to riches, society, brutality, catastrophe, power relations, basketball, family, contests and competitions, destiny, redemption, follow your dream, alter ego, death, against the odds, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, race issues, storytelling, hospital, corruption, life, dialogue, unlikely friendships
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   65%
 
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The Color Purple
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, serious, dramatic, heartbreaking, gloomy, realistic, compassionate, melancholic, intense, sincere, inspirational, sad, earnest, uplifting, interesting
Plot: redemption, rape, slavery, prejudice, friendship, incest, letter, underdog, race issues, crumbling marriage, segregation, feminism, women, childhood, storytelling, mentor, unlikely friendships, adaptation, courage, idealism, tragedy, family bonds, justice, destiny, beautiful scenery, happy ending, literature, human spirit, race, runaway, period piece, self discovery, culture clash, life, sexual abuse, survival, stereotypes, sisters, adoption, couple relations, life & death, book, brutality, down on your luck, parents and children, fantasy world, mythology, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief), secrets
Time: 1930s, 1900s, 20th century, 18th century, 1910s, 1920s
Place: africa, usa, southern usa, tennessee, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   48%
 
Places in the Heart
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional, captivating, serious, uplifting, dramatic, earnest, atmospheric, gloomy, compassionate, interesting, intense, suspense, romantic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, friendship, racism, redemption, farm, adultery, depression, poverty, prejudice, blindness, human spirit, unlikely friendships, segregation, interracial relations, mentor, destiny, courage, runaway, idealism, culture clash, civil war, against the odds, gunfight, childhood, love story, family, period piece, americana, lawyer, character study, catastrophe, beautiful scenery, greed, survival, chase, justice, hopes, vengeance, widow, betrayal, tragedy, society, life philosophy, moral ambiguity, storytelling, sacrifice, family relations, drinking, dialogue, police investigation
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   61%
 
Lee Daniels' The Butler
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, dramatic, realistic, epic, factual, disturbing, gloomy, captivating, thought provoking, sentimental, uplifting, intense, inspirational, entertaining, earnest, melancholic, bad ending, talky, reflective, interesting, propaganda film
Plot: president, slavery, white house, racism, prejudice, segregation, freedom, butler, civil rights, americana, politics, political, father son relationship, master and servant, mentor, interracial relations, race issues, revolution, courage, discrimination, culture clash, corruption, justice, propaganda, idealism, family, destiny, greed, workplace, survival, family bonds, sacrifice, catastrophe, society, betrayal, redemption, power relations, storytelling, injustice, family drama, life & death, honest, family life, assassination, world politics, parents and children, brutality, secret service, workplace situations, happy ending
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, year 1961, year 2008, year 1957, 1960s, 1950s
Place: usa, south africa, cuba, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   54%
 
A Family Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, sincere, feel good, humorous, uplifting, dramatic, road movie, emotional, compassionate, harsh, reflective, sad, talky, melancholic
Plot: self discovery, small town, racism, drinking, death, interracial relations, adoption, race, parents and children, race issues, segregation, family life, culture clash, relationships, stereotypes, redemption, brothers, hospital, society, dysfunctional family, mentor, slavery, family, biracial, childbirth, letter, family relations, catastrophe, prejudice, dealing with death, interracial romance, dialogue, human nature, life philosophy, divorce, family drama, introspection, runaway, siblings relations, road trip, death in the family, matriarchy, parenthood, vengeance, family bonds, hopes, honest, destiny, family problems, adaptation
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arkansas, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   47%
 
 7.2
 38K
Glory Road
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, inspirational, uplifting, realistic, sincere, dramatic, touching, feel good, earnest, intense, sentimental, road movie, entertaining, romantic, melancholic, clever, basketball movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underdog, basketball, college, racism, segregation, mentor, sport, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, prejudice, life philosophy, ambition, corruption, dialogue, catastrophe, hopes, runaway, transformation, court, redemption, rivalry, conspiracy, multiple storylines, stereotypes, race issues, society, sacrifice, culture clash, destiny, courage, power relations, betrayal, survival, athlete's life, childhood, human spirit, nudity (full frontal - brief), teachers and students, racial segregation, storytelling, happy ending, lone hero, discrimination, wartime, unlikely friendships, period piece, sport team, honest, chase, against the odds
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1966
Place: texas, usa, campus, washington state, maryland, mexico, indiana, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   43%
 
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The Tuskegee Airmen
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, sincere, dramatic, intense, factual, emotional, inspirational, earnest, harsh
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, aviation, racism, military, soldier, civil war, courage, survival, leadership, german, runaway, wartime, sacrifice, mentor, prejudice, human spirit, gunfight, segregation, corruption, brutality, destiny, life & death, interracial relations, islam, tragedy, friendship, unlikely friendships, officers and cadets, transformation, catastrophe, idealism, dialogue, dark hero, politics, childhood, anti war, weapons, training, fighter pilot, african american, ethnic conflict, honest, basic training, adaptation, heroic mission, torture, culture clash, violent, military life, life philosophy
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: alabama, germany, usa, africa, arkansas, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
We Are Marshall
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, serious, inspirational, realistic, dramatic, captivating, uplifting, factual, intense, compassionate, earnest, melancholic, light, reflective, football movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: college, football, small town, underdog, sport, sport team, courage, ambition, mentor, hopes, tragedy, life philosophy, transformation, athlete's life, survival, dealing with death, catastrophe, family, against the odds, destiny, redemption, american football, sacrifice, life & death, soccer, doctors, unlikely friendships, childhood, radio, dialogue, honest, culture clash, runaway, happy ending, lone hero, natural disaster, segregation, friendship, solitude, school, university, brutality, storytelling, comeback, recruit, race issues, coach, survivor, creativity, grief
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, campus, virginia, new jersey, west virginia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   48%
 
Some Mother's Son
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: bleak, captivating, serious, realistic, factual, emotional, dramatic, uplifting, sincere, harsh, talky, sad, touching, bloody, brutal, psychological
Plot: prison, politics, betrayal, irish, british, justice, death, dedicated lawyer, lawyer, murder, maze, tragic hero, storytelling, human spirit, political, parents and children, mentor, prejudice, ethnic conflict, adaptation, custody, multiple storylines, depression, manipulation, tragedy, political unrest, runaway, women, struggle, strike, brutality, culture clash, injustice, pornography, corruption, fighting the system, dysfunctional family, life philosophy, redemption, secrets, friendship, vengeance, race issues, sexualized violence, hopes, terrorism, psychiatry, unlikely friendships, rebellion, sacrifice
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: ireland, europe, england, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   45%
 
Corrina, Corrina
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, sweet, realistic, feel good, romantic, reflective, light, dramatic, compassionate, emotional, heartbreaking, melancholic, talky, sad, witty
Audience: kids
Plot: romance, friendship, interracial romance, death, master and servant, race issues, single father, children, mute or deaf, family, nanny, father daughter relationship, single parent, segregation, love story, dealing with death, mentor, life & death, childhood, self discovery, opposites attract, secrets, housekeeper, starting over, stereotypes, family drama, love, culture clash, women, destiny, parents and children, dysfunctional family, obsession, social differences, beautiful scenery, storytelling, catastrophe, death in the family, family life, mute, xenophobia, daughter, kids and family, race, jews, runaway, hopes, unlikely friendships, love and romance, magic
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   48%
 
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: sentimental, serious, uplifting, realistic, dramatic, road movie, harsh, reflective, melancholic, talky, interesting
Plot: racism, small town, segregation, prejudice, dysfunctional family, social differences, redemption, holocaust, teaching the ways of the world, race issues, discrimination, jews, civil war, fight scenes, culture clash, small town life, americana, interracial romance, mentor, race, coming of age, family, injustice, racial segregation, african american, poverty, childhood, family life, catastrophe, life & death, tragedy, hopes, runaway, death, hip hop, parenthood, dialogue, life, brutality, drinking, society, storytelling, secrets, revolution, ethnic conflict, youth, transformation, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, male nudity
Time: 40s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
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Something the Lord Made
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: emotional, serious, dramatic, sincere, realistic, compassionate, touching, uplifting, sentimental, inspirational, suspense, interesting, talky, factual, cerebral, intense, earnest, heartbreaking, tense, avant garde
Plot: racism, prejudice, mentor, hospital, interracial relations, segregation, surgery, doctors, sacrifice, courage, laboratory, university, ambition, corruption, workplace, survival, hopes, catastrophe, destiny, transformation, justice, nudity (full frontal - brief), solitude, society, life philosophy, friendship, power relations, immortality, culture clash, race, underdog, creativity, runaway, honest, idealism, internet, race issues, unlikely friendships, beautiful scenery, human spirit, childhood, literature, doctors and patients, chase, science, first contact, misfit, storytelling, mad scientist, politics
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 40s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   51%
 
Lilies of the Field
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: touching, atmospheric, serious, dramatic, emotional, realistic, earnest, captivating, cerebral, reflective, uplifting, humorous, inspirational, road movie, interesting, talky, clever, light, witty
Plot: desert, friendship, german, clergy, nun, storytelling, convent, destiny, mentor, odd couple, courage, prejudice, childhood, idealism, runaway, human spirit, unlikely friendships, god, drinking, fighting the system, stereotypes, interracial relations, religion, farm, race issues, culture clash, religions or cults, race, greed, hospital, beautiful scenery, philosophy, honest, catastrophe, redemption, hopes, corruption, literature, sacrifice, life, dialogue, partners, family, humanity, society, small town life, social relations, friends, self fulfillment, selflessness
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
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Sounder
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, sentimental, serious, uplifting, dramatic, compassionate, sincere, talky, melancholic, reflective, sad, road movie, heartbreaking, sweet, harsh, light, breathtaking
Plot: dog, prison, book, courage, poverty, depression, human spirit, family drama, friendship, school, children, runaway, parents and children, family, childhood, culture clash, beautiful scenery, adaptation, rich and poor, countryside, dysfunctional family, coming of age, tragedy, injustice, kids and family, family life, character study, mentor, catastrophe, manipulation, coming-of-age, dialogue, hopes, greed, secrets, hunting, society, family bonds, interracial romance, family relations, racism, prejudice, against the odds, life is a bitch, civil war, segregation, opposites attract, stealing food, storytelling, human nature
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   51%
 
The Power of One
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia, France, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, captivating, realistic, uplifting, sincere, inspirational, dramatic, interesting, sentimental, intense, reflective, earnest, talky
Plot: friendship, bullying, racism, human spirit, book, segregation, mentor, race, childhood, justice, courage, adaptation, interracial relations, destiny, brutality, wartime life, life philosophy, stereotypes, runaway, prejudice, injustice, catastrophe, coming of age, distopia, tragedy, survival, violence, apartheid, chicken, shower, culture clash, fight scenes, literature, hopes, boarding school, storytelling, redemption, family, revenge, society, discrimination, beautiful scenery, death, idealism, youth, freedom, vengeance, orphan, chase, fantasy world
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
Liberty Heights
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, atmospheric, melancholic, reflective, touching, compassionate, dramatic, talky, intense, witty, interesting
Plot: coming of age, culture clash, segregation, prejudice, dysfunctional family, friendship, interracial romance, race issues, opposites attract, jews, jewish, love, teenager, period piece, human nature, coming-of-age, adolescence, rebelliousness, high school, relationships, family, childhood, pornography, stereotypes, brothers, secrets, judaism, storytelling, self discovery, unlikely friendships, runaway, parenthood, interracial relations, dialogue, idealism, mentor, parents and children, anti semitism, nudity (full frontal - brief), siblings relations, islam, family drama, racism, social differences, assassination, catastrophe, tragedy, americana, honest, women
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, year 1955, year 1954
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, atlantic city new jersey
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Amazing Grace
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, sincere, dramatic, compassionate, inspirational, factual, touching, reflective, earnest, witty, talky, clever, sentimental, light, melancholic
Plot: politics, slavery, mentor, friendship, freedom, corruption, revolution, blindness, period piece, drinking, society, british, state affairs, unlikely friendships, idealism, childhood, destiny, political, couples, courage, civil war, storytelling, transformation, power relations, betrayal, sacrifice, catastrophe, redemption, genocide, friends, beautiful scenery, segregation, slave trade, hymn, amazing grace hymn, head of state, wartime, prejudice, christian, rebellion, master and servant, dialogue, obsessive quest, runaway, injustice, introspection, chase, humanity, brutality, rebelliousness
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian, 1930s, 1790s, 1780s, 1800s
Place: england, london, europe, france, africa, west indies, paris france
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System:   43%
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A Dry White Season
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: captivating, serious, thought provoking, realistic, dramatic, disturbing, sincere, bleak, clever, talky, emotional, rough, earnest, interesting, tense, sentimental, light, harsh, biting, brutal, reflective
Plot: racism, justice, lawyer, politics, courtroom, death, discrimination, murder, segregation, school, children, freedom, torture, corruption, teacher, friendship, race issues, courage, injustice, brutality, family, runaway, greed, fighting the system, period piece, prejudice, guilt, political, crimes, mentor, childhood, jews, secrets, world politics, holocaust, society, destiny, culture clash, happy ending, life is a bitch, women, indians, police investigation, catastrophe, slavery, censorship, legal action, nudity (full frontal - brief), blindness, islam
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: south africa, africa, canada, england, new jersey, australia
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System:   41%
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