Movies like Loverboy 2005

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Loverboy (2005)
 5.5
 3K
Loverboy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A neglected daughter becomes a possessive mother in an emotional journey into the heart and mind of a woman who loved too much.
Style: psychological, sentimental, touching, offbeat, serious, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, obsession, mental illness, dysfunctional family, teenage life, youth, sexual relations, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, love and romance, babies and infants, family problems, couples, sex addict, single parent, love, school, teacher, fishing, hotel, death, female nudity, hippie ...
Time: contemporary

Most similar movies to Loverboy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about family relations, couples, parents and children, family problems, mother daughter relationship, love and romance and dysfunctional family mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Loverboy: Personal Velocity (2002), Follow The Stars Home (2001), Stanley & Iris (1990), Endless Love (1981), She's So Lovely (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Personal Velocity (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: pregnancy, hitchhiker, love and romance, destructive relationship, couple relations, family relations, self discovery, youth, domestic violence, love affair, couples, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, india, norway, haiti ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Follow The Stars Home (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two brothers - one virtuous, one feckless - are in love with the same woman. She falls for Brother Wrong, carrying a torch for him even after he deserts her. But Brother Right remains steadfast and available. What's unusual here is why the bad ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, youth, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, disability, custody, lifestyle, family problems, couples, family life, unfulfillment, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Stanley & Iris (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An illiterate cook at a company cafeteria tries for the attention of a newly widowed woman. As they get to know one another, she discovers his inability to read. When he is fired, she takes on trying to teach him to read in her kitchen each night.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Plot: working class, love, unemployment, education, romance, couple relations, teachers and students, love and romance, family problems, life is a bitch, couples, friendship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.8
 6K
Endless Love (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two young kids fall in love with each other. But the passion is too consuming for the parents of Jade. The parents try to stop them from seeing each other. But when this doesn't work, David burns down the house and is sent away. This ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: forbidden love, obsession, coming of age, mental illness, young lovers, romance, unfulfillment, family relations, unfulfilled love, destructive relationship, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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She's So Lovely (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Maureen is pregnant and her husband Eddie is missing. Nervous, Maureen shares a couple of drinks with neighbor Kiefer, who tries to rape her and then beats her. When Eddie returns and finds his wife bruised, he goes ballistic, shoots a paramedic and ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: obsession, mental institution, mental illness, love triangle, couple relations, destructive relationship, romance, crumbling marriage, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.5
 611
Crutch (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An autobiographical film taken from the experiences of writer-director Rob Moretti, CRUTCH is a coming-of-age tale about a young man's struggle with family problems and substance abuse. Behind a facade of suburban middle class perfection, ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, psychological, emotional, serious ...
Plot: drug abuse, coming out, dysfunctional family, coming of age, life is a bitch, kids in trouble, teenage life, family problems, suburbs, social decay, sexual abuse, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Dying Gaul (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A powerful and seductive Hollywood mogul convinces an impoverished West Hollywood writer, whose lover has recently died of AIDS, to sell his autobiographical screenplay for big bucks. The writer, Robert, knows he'll have to make major changes ...
Style: clever, psychological, talky, serious, biting ...
Plot: betrayal, gay, aids, hollywood, love triangle, grief, chat room, infidelity, romance, gays and lesbians, murder, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 1990s
Place: los angeles, rome italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 37
Vernie (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama - Sean, a young thirty-something coffee shop owner, is diagnosed with terminal cancer. He desperately wants to have a baby before he dies, and asks his best friend Kristy to bear his child. - John Riedlinger, Amy Colon, Patrick Coyle
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, terminal illness, friendship, romance, dealing with death, life is a bitch, babies and infants, friends, hopes, family relations, best friends, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Good Mother (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After finding a sexually liberated boyfriend, a divorced woman gets sued over daughter's custody, by her ex, who claims that her lover has a bad influence on the kid.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: custody, false accusation, pregnancy, courtroom drama, unfulfillment, parents and children, dedicated lawyer, family in crisis, couple relations, family relations, life is a bitch, legal ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, connecticut, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 817
Crooked Hearts (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The father of a family has a an affair. This affects every member of the family.
Style: sentimental, touching, clever, serious, talky ...
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, secret, life is a bitch, family in crisis, unfulfillment, eccentric family, couples, human spirit, family life, family problems, college ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
First Love, Last Rites (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Joey and Sissel are two misfits spending most of their time together talking or having sex. Gradually and slowly their relationships are becoming boring for them.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: estrangement, sex, misfit, dysfunctional family, youth, twentysomething life, love and romance, romance, sexual relations, siblings relations, suburban life, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, canada, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.9
 12K
Snow Angels (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Waitress Annie has separated from her suicidal alcoholic husband, Glenn. Glenn has become an evangelical Christian, but his erratic attempts at getting back into Annie's life have alarmed her. High school student Arthur works at Annie's ...
Style: serious, sentimental, depressing, heartbreaking, melancholic ...
Plot: teenage love, small town, small town life, dysfunctional family, depression, parents and children, first love, family problems, football, single parent, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.8
 735
Losing Chase (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An intimate and turbulent relationship develops between Chase, a woman recovering from a nervous breakdown and Elizabeth, the caretaker employed to look after her.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: friendship, mental illness, chase, dysfunctional family, family problems, death in the family, society, misfit, introspection, human nature, infidelity, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 14K
Dying Young (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After she discovers that her boyfriend has betrayed her, Hilary O'Neil is looking for a new start and a new job. She begins to work as a private nurse for a young man suffering from blood cancer. Slowly, they fall in love, but they always know ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, sad, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love story, cancer, couple relations, human nature, social differences, unfulfillment, parents and children, leukemia, tragic love, father son relationship, nurse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 686
Woman Wanted (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A new woman comes between a widower and his adult son.
Style: sentimental, touching, gloomy, serious, emotional ...
Plot: pregnancy, dysfunctional family, love triangle, opposites attract, love affair, fall in love, looking for love, couples, family problems, single parent, haunted by the past, estrangement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.7
 2K
That Night (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story about an eleven-year-old girl who idolizes her troubled sixteen-year-old neighbor.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sexy, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: bowling, self discovery, pregnancy, high school, coming of age, girl, father, teenage girl, teen angst, society, dysfunctional family, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Twilight of the Golds (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Suzanne Stein has a genetic analysis done on her unborn child, she discovers that although she has a healthy baby, the child will most likely be born gay, like her brother, David. She must decide whether to keep the child, or to have an ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, genetics, abortion, acceptance, baby, gay, coming out, gender, society, parents and children, gays and lesbians, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s
Place: medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Common Thread (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: French drama, the debut film from writer-director Eléonore Faucher. Teenager Claire (Lola Naymark) discovers she is pregnant and decides to keep it a secret. Abandoning her dead-end supermarket job, she is taken on as an apprentice by couturiere ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, psychological, touching
Plot: small town, pregnancy, coming of age, friends, dealing with death, parents and children, family relations, life is a bitch, friendship, couples, death in the family, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 4K
Tiptoes (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is reluctant to tell his fiancee that his parents, uncle and brother are dwarfs.
Style: sentimental, offbeat, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: twins, pregnancy, party, artist, love, sex, introspection, human nature, babies and infants, couples, fall in love, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Gas, Food Lodging (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the boring desert of New Mexico, a single mother raises her two teenage daughters, Shade and Trudi, whose deepest desire is to leave the dead calm town. Shade is the type to escape in her extravagant fantasies while Trudi is so rebelious it could ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: small town, waitress, coming of age, desert, single mother, couples, teenage life, small town life, human nature, society, map, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico, usa, argentina, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Prince of Tides (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A troubled man talks to his suicidal sister's psychiatrist about their family history and falls in love with her in the process.
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, gloomy, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dysfunctional family, psychiatrist, domestic violence, island, self discovery, football, therapy, haunted by the past, poet, extramarital affair, twin sister, american football ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Fathers and Sons (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Intertwined tales of three families who grow up on the same street, focusing on the relationship of fathers and sons. The first section features Anthony and Jenny and traces the father-son bond that develops between Anthony and his newborn son over ...
Style: realistic, touching, offbeat, serious, emotional
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, dysfunctional family, single parent, terminal illness, couples, family life, suburbs, death in the family, family problems, eccentric family, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 2K
Stella (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Barmaid Stella Claire and blueblood Stephen Dallas have very little in common -- except they've fallen in love. When their relationship fails, Stella decides to raise the child they had, Jenny, alone. But Jenny and Stella are far from the ...
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: bar, working class, single parent, pregnancy, alcohol abuse, moral dilemma, society, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, destructive relationship, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 8K
The Greatest (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Teenagers Rose and Bennett were in love, and then a car crash claimed Bennett's life. He left behind a grieving mother, father and younger brother, and Rose was left all alone. She has no family to turn to for support, so when she finds out ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: pregnancy, parents and children, unfulfillment, adolescence vs adulthood, dealing with death, drugs/alcohol, crumbling marriage, family in crisis, family relations, hopes, teenage life, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Once in a Lifetime (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After losing her husband and baby daughter to a fire, Daphne Fields raises her deaf son while beginning a writing career. Hollywood loves her scripts, but her heart remains with her son Andrew, under the care of Headmaster Matthew Dane at an eastern ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: starting over, boarding school, hopes, parents and children, hospital, family problems, couples, death in the family, family relations, dealing with death, romance, youth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Independence Day (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mary Ann Taylor loves the comforts of her hometown in Mercury, Texas. She has a steady job as a waitress in her father's diner, yet she can't help but feel unfulfilled by a life of pouring coffee and grilling hamburgers. Mary Ann's ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: small town, dream, waitress, family problems, small town life, couples, self discovery, life is a bitch, love and romance, moral dilemma, social relations, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Stephanie Daley (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Stephanie collapses in a pool of blood while on a school skiing trip. A doctor discovers that the blood is the after-effects of giving birth. Soon afterward, the body of a newborn baby is found in a toilet, its mouth blocked with toilet paper. ...
Style: bleak, emotional, serious, clever, sincere ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, babies and infants, youth, teenage life, couples, deadly, family problems, courtroom drama, investigation, parents and children, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 5K
To Our Loves (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A portrait of youth in bloom; a tale of one family's dissolution; a reflection upon the danger and the mystery in living. Sandrine Bonnaire plays Suzanne, a free spirit and the vessel for an almost Brontëan choler. She's 16, and men ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, coming of age, looking for sex, youth, introspection, society, human nature, teenage life, couples, family problems, downfall, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 361
Summer Games (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story of an adult and a teenage couple during a brief summer holiday by the sea. While Nic's parents remain trapped in a precarious mutual dependency despite repeated attempts at reconciliation, their 12-year-old son tries to come to terms ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere, serious
Plot: coming of age, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, youth, dysfunctional family, family problems, resort, beach, teenage girl, sister sister relationship, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Raising Victor Vargas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film follows Victor, a Lower East Side teenager, as he deals with his eccentric family, including his strict grandmother, his bratty sister, and a younger brother who completely idolizes him. Along the way he tries to win the affections of Judy, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, harsh ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, couples, fall in love, wooing, family life, teenage life, sexual relations, love and romance, siblings relations, family relations, urban ghetto ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, dominican republic, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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