Movies like Minnesota

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Minnesota (2009)
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Minnesota (2009)
Original name: Миннесота
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A story of two brothers - two young hockey players.
Plot: alcoholic, infidelity, recruitment, loyalty, father son relationship, car accident, professional sports, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, hockey, sports man, sport

Most similar movies to Minnesota

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and exciting films with plots about father son relationship, sport, husband wife relationship, rivalry, family relations, ambition and brother brother relationship mostly in Drama, Sport and Comedy genres. Some movies like Minnesota: Gas in the Veins (1970), Run the Race (2018), Death of a Salesman (1966), The Coach (2018), The Rack Pack (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gross Misconduct: The Life of Brian Spencer (1993)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A look into the life of troubled former hockey player Brian Spencer, who got into problems both on the ice and off because of his temper. The film also has a close focus on Spencer's father, and shows how he influenced Brian's life both ...
Plot: father son relationship, gay slur, death threat, hockey, rags to riches, domestic violence, ice hockey, twin brother, riches to rags, gunfight, husband wife relationship, violence ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Gas in the Veins (1970)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Finland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two men and a woman, all rallye drivers, get too closely involved, competing in the race and in love.
Plot: car racing, male female relationship, female nudity, mechanic, car dealer, car accident, dentist, love triangle, racing, society, critic, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: helsinki finland, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Run the Race (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Reeling from his mother’s death and his father’s abandonment, Zach, an All-State athlete, finds glory on the football field, working to earn a college scholarship and the brothers’ ticket out of town. When a devastating injury puts Zach—and ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: american football, brother brother relationship, teenage boy, party, family bonds, sport, coming of age, friendship, rivalry, society, two brothers, convulsion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, florida, united states, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Death of a Salesman (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Adaptation of Arthur Miller's play.
Plot: melancholy, family relations, mishap, husband wife relationship, dream, brother brother relationship, american dream, businessman, salesman, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
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 1K
The Coach (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Contemporary Russia. After he flubs a penalty kick, a humiliated national soccer player quits the game. He flees to a small town, where he decides to coach their local team.
Style: uplifting, captivating, exciting, motivational, entertaining
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: football player, athlete and trainer, soccer coach, athlete's life, coach, football, football team, playing football, sporting event, soccer match, sport, athlete ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Rack Pack (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The 1980s snooker rivalry between Alex “Hurricane” Higgins and Steve “The Nugget” Davis, two very different personalities who helped popularise the sport on TV.
Style: disturbing, unusual plot structure, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, alcoholic, self destructing, professional athlete, british, professional sports, manager, sports hero, world champion, professional rivalry, wager, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1982
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Last American Hero (1973)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A backwoods bootlegger decides to put the driving skills he developed evading the law to good use. He becomes a race car driver, and eventually, one of the fastest drivers in history.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, sincere
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car race, athlete's life, hotshot hero, rivalry, contests and competitions, rise to the top, sport, parents and children, family relations, father son relationship, race car, fast car ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Custody of the Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A househusband (Martin Donovan) serves his wife (Lorraine Bracco) with divorce papers and charges her with being an unfit mother.
Plot: strong female lead, strong female character, speech, husband wife relationship, wheelchair, father son relationship, courtroom, judge, mother daughter relationship, divorce, bathroom, lawyer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
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Betrayal (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While examining one of her patients, a doctor reveals that her husband is cheating with the patient's wife.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: infidelity, confession, cuckold, love affair, dishonesty, love and romance, adultery, husband wife relationship, denial, funeral, grief, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Bonjour Amour (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Adolescent French suburban lower-middle-class nerd Marc Morel was happy being the teacher's pet and school representative in a Latin competition. Until he meets and instantly falls in love with fatherless semi-illiterate shop clerk and ...
Plot: rebellion, teenage boy, kiss, fire, car accident, father son relationship, photographer, first love, girlfriend, sex, car race, brother brother relationship ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Rock the Paint (2005)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story ignites when teenager Josh Sendler has to pack up his hoop dreams and move from the lush cornfields of Indiana to the harsh inner-city playgrounds of Newark, N.J.. He meets and befriends basketball phenom, Antwon Jackson, on ...
Plot: job, jewish family, candle, necklace, employee, catholic church, jewish, racist, racial tension, handgun, pistol, racial issues ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Way Back (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A former basketball all-star, who has lost his wife and family foundation in a struggle with addiction attempts to regain his soul and salvation by becoming the coach of a disparate ethnically mixed high school basketball team at his alma mater.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, basketball movie
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, prodigy, basketball coach, sport team, ambition, basketball team, athlete's life, basketball, underdog, beer, alcohol abuse, high school ...
Time: year 1998
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Donkey (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, UK, Serbia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is 1995. The summer when the war operation Storm will take place. Boro, who is going to be forty in a year and a half, with his wife Jasna and son Luka goes to his home village Drinovci, Herzegovina, after seven years. He wants to see his brother ...
Plot: family conflict, mediterranean, fatherhood, lake, brother brother relationship, donkey, wheelchair, husband wife relationship, death of mother, father son relationship, family relations, mother son relationship
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 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: realistic, serious, sincere, rough, exciting
Plot: wrestling, family relations, teenage life, rivalry, sport, contests and competitions, youth, social relations, estranged mother, fight, coming of age, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 1K
Madison (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1971, air-conditioner repairman and boat enthusiast Jim McCormick entertains his desire to 'go down' as a legend in the record books when the Gold Cup hydroplane boat race improbably comes to his small town of Madison, Indiana. ...
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic
Plot: athlete's life, human spirit, follow your dream, against the odds, hopes, ship, friendship, unemployment, lifestyle, rising to stardom, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Your Best Years (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vera Kemp, heiress of an industrial enterprise, lives in an apparently perfect world. While she doesn't care for big business, her husband Manfred runs the company. However, she learns about his affair with a younger woman and tries to save her ...
Plot: cemetery, loss of husband, car accident, ice hockey, sleeping pill, forest, birthday, factory, high society, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 332
Hockey Night (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a young girl wants to join her high school's hockey team as goalie, she meets with resistence, but also gets support, especially from the star forward of the team.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: hockey, fall in love, small town, gender bending, lifestyle, hopes, small town life, teenage life, family relations, social relations, power relations, friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 201
Gromozeka (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In present day Moscow three childhood friends in their forties - former school band players - live their everyday lives of a police officer, a taxi driver and a surgeon. They have lost track of each other. Three stories of betrayal, love and ageing ...
Plot: infidelity, friendship, father daughter relationship, adultery, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, school, student, insanity, cancer, mistress, suspicion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
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 424
Number One (1969)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A former football hero cannot accept his career is over. He loses himself in alcohol and women.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, ambiguous ending
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, alcohol abuse, athlete and trainer, golden years, lifestyle, ego clash, ambition, rivalry, sport, athlete's life, hopes ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 176
Paperback Hero (1973)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hockey player in a small town begins to lose his grip on reality, and starts to believe that he is a gunslinger in the Old West.
Plot: ice hockey, small town, husband wife relationship, condom, father daughter relationship, brawl, shower, egotism, athlete, older man younger woman relationship, police, bar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, ambition, follow your dream, athlete's life, rivalry, sport, love and romance, contests and competitions, youth, lifestyle, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 282
Why? (1987)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Why? (Czech: Proč?) is a 1987 Czechoslovak drama film directed by Karel Smyczek. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1988 Cannes Film Festival. The film deals with the hooliganism in Czechoslovakia, particularly with the fans of ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: factory worker, judge, police station, train station, violence against women, stadium, switchblade, soccer fan, jealousy, beer drinking, claustrophobia, teenager ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Father's Affair (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Armin is in crisis. One fateful day he discovers he is infertile and has been throughout his life. From this he discovers his first wife, Monika, was unfaithful before she died. How else could she have the child that Armin thought was always his? ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: unfaithful wife, infidelity, infertility, father son relationship, loss of wife, drunkenness, uncover truth, male female relationship, horny woman, shower, taxi, loss of mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 20K
Redbelt (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Is there room for principle in Los Angeles? Mike Terry teaches jujitsu and barely makes ends meet. His Brazilian wife, whose family promotes fights, wants to see Mike in the ring making money, but to him competition is degrading. A woman sideswipes ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, talky ...
Plot: instructor, betrayal, movie star, interracial marriage, martial arts, filmmaking, sport, artists and showbiz, financial problem, hollywood, contests and competitions, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Road to Victory (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A star athlete on the verge of turning pro must decide which dream to pursue while he battles his own body.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, psychological
Plot: infidelity, love affair, relationship vs career, athlete's life, ambition, rise to the top, couples, fall in love, doctors and patients, breakup, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: single parent, hidden identity, ambition, athlete's life, parents and children, cons and scams, sport, dishonesty, family relations, sport team, investigation, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Gold and the Glory (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Steve Lucas is a nineteen year old who is filled with the burning resentment of being forced to live in his brother's shadow. His brother Adam, is burdened by his father's desire for glory, and must win The Coolangatta Gold Tri-Aquathon, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, sibling rivalry, motorcycle accident, athlete and trainer, human spirit, against the odds, friends, power relations, contests and competitions, rivalry, athlete's life, coming of age ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Skating to New York (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The coming-of-age journey of 5 teenage boys who leave their small, Canadian town behind and risk skating across Lake Ontario to New York on the coldest day of the year.
Plot: coming of age, skating, lake, teenage protagonist, family relations, friendship, hockey, cold the temperature, friend, teenage boy, sport
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 8K
Grand Prix (1966)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Grand Prix driver Pete Aron is fired by his team after a crash at Monaco that injures his teammate, Scott Stoddard. While Stoddard struggles to recover, Aron begins to drive for another team, and starts dating Stoddard's wife.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: car race, rivalry, sport team, race, athlete's life, contests and competitions, unsupportive spouse, hopes, underdog, sport, ambition, human spirit ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, italy, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 10K
Forever Strong (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rick Penning lives life just like he plays rugby; fast, hard-hitting and intense. When life on the edge lands him in jail, prison ward Marcus Tate offers him a chance to get back in the game by playing for his rival, Highland Rugby. Reluctantly Rick ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, disturbing, rough
Plot: coach, rugby, dedicated educator, juvenile delinquency, father son relationship, human spirit, ambition, starting over, sport, redemption, teenage life, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%