Movies like Me Without You

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Me Without You (2001)
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Me Without You (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During a long, hot summer in seventies London, young neighbors Holly and Marina make a childhood pact to be friends forever. For Marina, troubled, fiercely independent, determined to try everything, Holly stays the only constant in a life of divorcing parents, experimental drugs and fashionable self-destruction. But for Holly, a friendship that has never been equal gradually starts to feel like a trap.
Style: realistic, humorous, sincere, sentimental, touching, semi serious, melancholic, heartbreaking, sexy, reflective ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, love triangle, university, teenage life, best friends, youth, sexual relations, friends, family relations, couple relations, teachers and students, parents and children, love and romance, hopes, voyeurism, human nature, couples, siblings relations, power relations, female friendship, romance, dancing, pregnancy, swing ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england, europe, brighton, california

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Most similar movies to Me Without You

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, sentimental and melancholic films with plots about friendship, coming of age, youth, love and romance, friends, family relations and couples mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Me Without You: Albatross (2011), Whatever (1998), Face (2002), Swimming (2000), Grandview, U.S.A. (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Albatross (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beth, a bookish teenager, befriends Emilia, an aspiring novelist who has just arrived in town. Emilia soon begins an affair with Beth's father that threatens to have devastating consequences.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, masturbation, direction and purpose, sexual relations, parents and children, teachers and students, love and romance, friends, small town, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, oxford university
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95%
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Whatever (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the early 1980s, Anna, a New Jersey teenager faces her impending adulthood, dreaming of a life as a successful New York artist. When she gets caught up in the carefree sport of pre-AIDS sex and drugs, Anna's future becomes less certain.
Style: realistic, gloomy, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: sex, coming of age, friendship, school, teenager, family relations, down on your luck, couples, teenage life, society, high school life, lifestyle ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.6
 251
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 ⇓
77%
 6.4
 884
Swimming (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two girl friends in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina find their relationship changing as they encounter new arrivals to the town.
Style: realistic, humorous, sincere, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, lifestyle, social relations, love and romance, gays and lesbians, parents and children, friends, romance, twentysomething life, couple relations, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: This fictionalized story, based on the family life of writer James Jones, is an emotional slice-of-life story. Jones is portrayed here portrayed as Bill Willis, a former war hero turned author who combats alcoholism and is starting to experience ...
Style: talky, clever, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Plot: friendship, adopted son, adoption, dysfunctional family, coming of age, youth, single parent, parents and children, celebrity culture, orphan, obsession, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, new england, paris france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Life in the small town of Grandview, Illinois is one that is just like any other city or town. Tim Pearson, soon to be graduating high school wants to go to Florida to study oceanography. He meets Michelle "Mike" Cody and is attracted to ...
Style: offbeat, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: coming of age, small town, bondage, revenge, betrayal, love and romance, romance, family relations, friends, social relations, society, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Old Enough (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The 12 years old well-bred Lonnie meets the impudent Karen on the street. They spend some time together and Karen teaches Lonnie some of her favorite occupancies, like make-up, shoplifting, skipping school and lying to the parent about it, but ...
Style: realistic, emotional, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, class differences, social differences, urban, society, rich and poor, family relations, youth, power relations, friends, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Career Girls (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two young women reunite and rekindle their friendship after having said goodbye at their college graduation, six years earlier.
Style: talky, realistic, witty, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: reunion, college, reunited friends, friendship, graduation, best friends, realism, couples, society, weekend, social differences, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Recently divorced career woman Alex Greville begins a romantic relationship with glamorous mod artist Bob Elkin, fully aware that he's also intimately involved with middle-aged doctor Daniel Hirsh. For both Alex and Daniel, the younger man ...
Style: sincere, serious, psychological, touching, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, artist, jewish, youth, wealth, doctor, sociologist, bisexual, marijuana, sexuality, divorce ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Miracle (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The two teenagers Jimmy and Rose spend their vacation at the small Irish sea-resort Bray. Out of boredom they observe other people and imagine wild stories about them. One day they observe the blonde Renee, and Jimmy is immediately fascinated by her ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, abandoned by mother, single father, romance, village life, friends, youth, coming of age, couples, teenage life, betrayal, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dreamlife of Angels (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In Lille, two penniless young women with few prospects become friends. Isa moves in with Marie, who's flat-sitting for a mother and child in hospital in comas following a car crash. Isa is out-going, unskilled, with hopes of moving south to ...
Style: talky, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: friendship, coma, working class, obsession, coming of age, down on your luck, destructive relationship, friends, couple relations, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: flanders, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.2
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Housekeeping (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the Pacific Northwest during the 1950s, two young sisters whose mother has abandoned them wind up living with their Aunt Sylvie, whose views of the world and its conventions don't quite live up to most people's expectations.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, touching, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, coming of age, orphan, friendship, parents and children, hopes, siblings relations, custody, society, human nature, lifestyle, eccentric family ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Rambling Rose (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rose, is taken in by the Hillyer family to serve as a 1930s housemaid so that she can avoid falling into a life of prostitution. Rose's appearence and personality is such that all men fall for her, and Rose knows it. She can't help herself ...
Style: sexual, sexy, touching, emotional, erotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, small town, hospital, love, great depression, love and romance, prostitute, nanny, introspection, liberal, youth ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Love, Math and Sex (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A highly intelligent teenage girl has an affair with a 40-year-old man.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sincere
Plot: coming of age, older man younger woman relationship, teenage life, society, youth, friendship, urban ghetto, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, fall in love, working class ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: sincere, touching, sexual, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, family relations, unfulfillment, romance, unfulfilled love, lifestyle, gender, couples, friends, parents and children, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Circle of Friends (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 'Circle Of Friends' is set in 1950's Ireland. The movie focuses on Benny Hogan and her best friend, Eve Malone. The story centers around Benny and Eve as they enter student life at University College, Dublin. Here Benny and Eve ...
Style: humorous, sincere, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: coming of age, pregnancy, orphan, abortion, college, small town, college life, small town life, friendship, betrayal, romance, social relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Is Anybody There? (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young boy who lives in an old folks' home strikes up a friendship with a retired magician.
Style: touching, emotional, offbeat, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: retirement home, coming of age, friendship, elderly, dealing with death, friends, golden years, retirement home life, reconciliation, youth, loneliness, widower ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Spring Forward (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As the seasons change in a Connecticut town, two men of different age and backgrounds who work together outdoors for the local park system, share thoughts and feelings that gradually deepen into a relationship approaching father and son. Paul is ...
Style: talky, touching, realistic, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, working class, family relations, friends, hopes, down on your luck, parents and children, buddies, partners, boss and employee, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Happy Days (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: The movie revolves around eight youngsters, who become good friends in their freshman years when they join the college for their Bachelors in Engineering (B.E.). The life of these young minds, be it personal or that in college, is dealt with aplomb. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: friendship, graduation, college, romance, student life, love and romance, teachers and students, couple relations, youth, power relations, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Paradise (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Willard Young is a 10-year-old boy who is sent by his mother to stay with her best friend Lily Reed, who lives in the Delta shrimp-fishing country in a town called Paradise. Lily and her husband Ben have been living in an unmentioned emotional ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, small town, estrangement, couple relations, parents and children, hopes, crumbling marriage, friends, unfulfillment, dealing with death, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 437
Twenty-One (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katie is a free spirited independently minded 21-year-old. The film follows her as she reflects on the men in her life. Along the way we meet her drug addict boyfriend Bobby, her lover Jack, close friend Baldy, and her father.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: youth, self discovery, lifestyle, starting over, coming of age, infidelity, love affair, strong sexual content, couples, friends, twentysomething life, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Anita & Me (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Meena, a 12-year-old living in a mining village in the English Midlands in 1972, is the daughter of Indian parents who've come to England to give her a better life. This idyllic existence is upset by the arrival in the village of Anita Rutter ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: culture clash, coming of age, friendship, family problems, society, teenage life, rebellion, parents and children, friends, immigrants, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Enchanted April (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on Elizabeth Von Arnim's novel, four Englishwomen rent an Italian villa on holiday.
Style: sentimental, touching, talky, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, vacation, romance, self discovery, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, friends, opposites attract, couples, looking for love, manners ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: italy, europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.4
 2K
Carny (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tired of being a small-town waitress, Donna departs with the latest carnival show, living with entertainers Frankie and Patch in a tense, emotional triangle.
Style: realistic, semi serious, disturbing, gloomy, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: carnival, small town, romance, cons and scams, parents and children, love and romance, couples, teenage life, small town life, family relations, siblings relations, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new jersey, canada, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 7K
Lawn Dogs (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the affluent, gated community of Camelot Gardens, bored wives indiscriminately sleep around while their unwitting husbands try desperately to climb the social ladder. Trent, a 21-year-old outsider who mows the neighborhood lawns, quietly observes ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, talky, witty ...
Plot: friendship, hypocrisy, suburban life, love and romance, odd couple, family relations, unlikely friendships, wealth, discrimination, suspicion, infidelity, poverty ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Last Orders (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jack Dodd was a London butcher who enjoyed a pint with his mates for over 50 years. When he died, he died as he lived, with a smile on his face watching a horse race on which he had bet, with borrowed money. But before he died he had a final ...
Style: realistic, talky, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: friendship, friends, death, last wish, infidelity, grief, war veteran, memory, life, dishonesty, couples, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989
Place: england, europe, london, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 4K
Wonderland (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: There's little wonder in the working-class lives of Bill, Eileen, and their three grown daughters. They're lonely Londoners. Nadia, a cafe waitress, places personal ads, looking for love; Debbie, a single mom, entertains men at the hair ...
Style: talky, realistic, clever, sincere, serious ...
Plot: weekend, working class, waitress, family gatherings, parents and children, couple relations, couples, family life, down on your luck, life is a bitch, society, urban ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Carnal Knowledge (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The concurrent sexual lives of best friends Jonathan and Sandy are presented, those lives which are affected by the sexual mores of the time and their own temperament, especially in relation to the respective women who end up in their lives.
Style: sexual, talky, cynical, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, friendship, college, coming of age, love triangle, infidelity, college life, midlife crisis, battle of the sexes, mate swapping, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 40s, 20th century, 1960s ...
Place: vietnam, asia, new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 2K
Tully (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tully Jr. and Earl live on their father's Nebraska ranch, proud and independent to a fault. While the shy, reclusive Earl spends his free time watching movies, the cockier Tully works his way through a succession of short-term affairs and an ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: small town, friendship, stripper, coming of age, dysfunctional family, hopes, social relations, human nature, introspection, society, lifestyle, young lovers ...
Place: nebraska, usa, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 8K
September (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At a summer house in Vermont, neighbor Howard falls in love with Lane, who's in a relationship with Peter, who's falling for Stephanie, who's married with children.
Style: talky, sentimental, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, friendship, family problems, parents and children, human nature, family relations, couple relations, friends, siblings relations, family gatherings, couples, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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