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The O.J. Simpson Story (1995)
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The O.J. Simpson Story (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dramatizes some of the more tawdry events in the relationship between O.J. Simpson and his wife, Nicole Brown, up to and including his arrest for Brown's murder.
Plot: teenager, football player, mistress, running, domestic violence, unfaithful husband, jealousy, bartender, robbery, adultery, troubled teen, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, swimming pool, murder, temper, abusive husband, laughter, interview, interracial marriage, paparazzi, loss of child, childhood friend, second wife, ex athlete ...
Time: 60s, year 1970, year 1979, year 1994, year 1975, 1960s
Place: los angeles, san francisco

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Most similar movies to The O.J. Simpson Story

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and emotional films with plots about flashback, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, drinking alcohol, swimming pool and drinking mostly in Biography, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The O.J. Simpson Story: If Someone Had Known (1995), Beautiful Boy (2018), Milk (2008), The Glass Castle (2017), Lovelace (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
If Someone Had Known (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young wife and mother is abused by her husband and keeps the secret from her friends and family.
Style: emotional, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, woman in danger, couple relations, courtroom drama, pregnancy, graphic violence, unfulfillment, domestic disturbance, legal, crimes, crime, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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95%
 7.3
 53K
Beautiful Boy (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After he and his first wife separate, journalist David Sheff struggles to help their teenage son Nic, who goes from experimenting with drugs to becoming devastatingly addicted to methamphetamine.
Style: captivating, rough, sentimental, based on true events, non-linear
Plot: drug addiction, teenage boy, methamphetamine, drug rehabilitation, stepmother stepson relationship, missing son, father son relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pursuit, boy, drug rehab ...
Place: san francisco, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 7.5
 164K
Milk (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The story of California's first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the city and its people brought him backing from young and ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, touching, serious, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, discrimination, gay slur, homosexual, politician, civil rights, election, protest, politics, murder, homosexuality ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1976, year 1975 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, new york, minnesota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The story of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt during their 12-year stay at the White House.
Plot: u.s. president, cigarette holder, social issues, mother daughter relationship, mother in law daughter in law relationship, marriage, anti semitism, historical event, homelessness, extramarital affair, paraplegic, flashback ...
Time: 1890s, 1900s, 1940s
Place: usa, washington d.c., pearl harbor, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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The Glass Castle (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A young girl is raised in a dysfunctional family constantly on the run from the FBI. Living in poverty, she comes of age guided by her drunkard, ingenious father who distracts her with magical stories to keep her mind off the family's dire ...
Style: sentimental, thought provoking, captivating, psychological, non-linear
Plot: dysfunctional family, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, delusion, promise, journalist, school, apology, running away from home, family conflict, social criticism ...
Time: year 1989, year 1964
Place: new york, utah, manhattan new york city, west virginia, lower east side manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.2
 39K
Lovelace (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life.
Style: sexual, sincere, captivating, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual abuse, porn actress, porn star, golden age of porn, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, notoriety, redemption, strong sexual content, actor's life, life is a bitch, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1970, year 2002
Place: usa, florida, malibu california, new york, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 21K
Factory Girl (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the mid-1960s, wealthy debutant Edie Sedgwick meets artist Andy Warhol. She joins Warhol's famous Factory and becomes his muse. Although she seems to have it all, Edie cannot have the love she craves from Andy, and she has an affair with a ...
Style: contemplative, serious, factual, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: artist, addiction, singer, art, rise and fall, fashion, socialite, photographer, fame, actor's life, love, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1971 ...
Place: new york, usa, paris france, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
A Woman Called Sada Abe (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The young and beautiful Sada Abe, the daughter of a rich merchant, is banished for losing her virginity after being raped by a college student. Sada wanders the city, becoming a geisha and eventually meeting Kichizo, a posh restaurateur who falls ...
Style: suspense, biting
Plot: murder, eating, castration, sex scene, jealousy, blood, true crime, nymphomania, injury, adultery, bondage, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 5.8
 3K
Rated X (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Jim and Artie Mitchell, two brothers who entered the porn industry in the early 60's. After creating such legendary porn films as "Behind the Green Door" and "Inside Marily Chambers", they later ...
Style: tense, cynical, sexy, psychological, intense ...
Plot: pornography, murder, pornographer, drug abuse, addiction, ambition, filmmaking, showbiz, life is a bitch, rise and fall, artists and showbiz, porn industry ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Evelyn Ryan, a midwestern housewife who managed to rescue her family from debt by entering contests for ad slogans sponsored by consumer product companies.
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, uplifting, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, kids
Plot: optimism, advertising, underdog, americana, prize, eviction, small town, mortgage, contests and competitions, family problems, ambition, large family ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1950s, 1960s
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Tom of Finland (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Touko Laaksonen, a decorated officer, returns home after a harrowing and heroic experience serving his country in World War II, but life in Finland during peacetime proves equally distressing. He finds peace-time Helsinki rampant with persecution of ...
Style: homoerotic, compassionate, serious, romanticism, realistic ...
Plot: gay soldier, gay, gay history, gay relationship, male homosexuality, gay kiss, gay slur, naked man, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, violence, murder ...
Time: year 1991, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, san francisco, denmark, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The files that escaped the shredder have become an incredible motion picture. From the Kennedys to Martin Luther King. From cab drivers to Congressmen. From housewives to hostesses. He had something on 58 million people. It was all in his files. Now ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: fbi, watergate, megalomaniac, social decay, dishonesty, government agency, head of state, law enforcement, state affairs, gays and lesbians, ambition, politics ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., los angeles, california, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.1
 4K
Liz & Dick (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the set of Cleopatra, Hollywood's most beautiful star, Elizabeth Taylor, fell into the arms of one of the world's greatest actors, Richard Burton - and she didn't leave. Their subsequent white-hot, scandalous love affair gave rise ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: couple relations, lifestyle, actor's life, artists and showbiz, renewed love, couples, celebrity culture, hollywood, breaking the fourth wall, adultery, husband wife relationship, infidelity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
My Dinner with Hervé (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship evolves over one wild night in LA between a struggling journalist and actor Hervé Villechaize, the world's most famous gun-tothing dwarf, resulting in life-changing consequences for both
Style: based on true events, twists and turns, sad, factual, tragic ending ...
Plot: dwarf, bohemian life, interview, celebrity, twists & turns, performer's life, untimely death, lust, promiscuous past, nude model, drugs/alcohol, drunk ...
Time: 90s, year 1997, 1990s, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Mockingbird Don't Sing (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On November 4, 1970 on The CBS Evening News, Walter Cronkite reported on a true, horrific story that was about to rock the country. A 13-year-old girl was discovered in the small Los Angeles suburb of Arcadia who was still in diapers, barely able to ...
Style: realistic, psychological, touching, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: disability, human spirit, life is a bitch, family problems, self discovery, parents and children, society, social misfits, hopes, isolation, mental illness, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, year 1970
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
This Boy's Life (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 1957, a son and mother flee the East and an abusive boyfriend to find a new life, and end up in Seattle, where the mother meets a polite garage mechanic. The boy continually gets into trouble by hanging out with the wrong crowd. The mom marries ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: single parent, domestic violence, coming of age, stepfather, friendship, child abuse, dysfunctional family, gay teenager, homosexual, family relations, mechanic, stepfather stepson relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957
Place: seattle, usa, united states, washington d.c., seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Romeo Killer: The Chris Porco Story (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man is convicted for killing his father and attempting to murder his mother.
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: murder, investigation, lawyer, courtroom, death of father, crime scene, arrest, police detective, reporter, college, crimes, danger ...
Place: united states, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.9
 98
Down on Us (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, and Janis Joplin, and how their message for their generation made them targets of a US government plot.
Style: cult film, psychotronic, based on supposedly true story
Plot: police, orange, conspiracy, rock star, alcoholic, heroin, reporter, sleeping, nipples, band, jealousy, singing ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, miami, san francisco, vietnam, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: This film follows Norma Jean from her simple, ambitious youth to her sex star pinnacle and back down. She moves from lover to lover in order to further her career. She finds fame but never happiness, only knowing seduction but not love.
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, gloomy, psychological ...
Plot: showbiz, actor's life, party, photo shoot, playboy, couples, starlet, unfulfillment, tragic hero, life is a bitch, desire for fame, rising to stardom ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1960s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.9
 40K
Stronger (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A victim of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013 helps the police track down the killers while struggling to recover from devastating trauma.
Style: based on true events, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, compassionate
Plot: rehabilitation, explosion, hospital, terrorist bombing, bombing, conspiracy, physical therapy, investigation, husband wife relationship, friendship, saving a life, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, year 2014, year 2013, year 2016, 2010s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story of a son's conflicting memories of his dying father.
Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, emotional, touching ...
Plot: reconciliation, terminal illness, memory, father son relationship, infidelity, coming of age, teenager, hospital, family relations, loneliness, confrontation, family drama ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 80s, year 1962, 1960s ...
Place: london, brighton, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Imaginary Crimes (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A recently widowed, small-time hustler struggles to raise his two teenage daughters on his own and still make a dishonest living in 1950s Indiana.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: coming of age, hopes, parents and children, family relations, life is a bitch, betrayal, single parent, cons and scams, down on your luck, terminal illness, human nature, hustler ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1950s
Place: indiana, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A look at the life and career of controversial Louisiana governor Huey Long, whose nickname was "The Kingfish."
Style: sincere, disturbing, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: assassination, media, deadly, dishonesty, rise to the top, politics, crimes, ambition, society, life is a bitch, state affairs, campaign ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, 20s, 30s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Marilyn: The Untold Story (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The story of how Norma Jean, once an orphan in Hollywood California, becomes Marilyn Monroe, the movie star and celebrity.
Plot: miscarriage, party, photographer, soda, fame, acting class, happy birthday to you, mental illness, stadium, career, gas station, clinic ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1940s, 1930s, 1960s ...
Place: japan, new york, big ben london, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 408
Sal (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: James Franco's Sal chronicles the final hours of the life of actor Sal Mineo, one-time teen idol and star of the blockbuster films Rebel Without a Cause and Exodus.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: introspection, lifestyle, ambition, actor's life, artists and showbiz, hopes, friendship, gay, celebrity, murder, friends, hollywood ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.9
 3K
Skin (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a black girl who was born to two white Afrikaner parents in South Africa during the apartheid era.
Style: captivating, sincere, emotional, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: fall in love, forbidden love, eccentric family, self discovery, human spirit, identity crisis, couples, family problems, physical appearance, parents and children, social differences, racism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, 50s, year 2001 ...
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Conspiracy of Torture (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1599 Italy, Beatrice Cenci is the teenage daughter of the crazed landowner and nobleman Francesco Cenci whom he keeps his daughter locked up in the dungeon of his castle and sexually abuses her as well. Beatrice then plots with her stepmother, ...
Plot: murder, castle, sadist, father daughter incest, large breasts, butt naked, incest rape, bondage, forced incest, male bare butt, screaming, male objectification ...
Time: 16th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, psychological, depressing ...
Plot: french, human spirit, coma, disability, paralysis, rehabilitation, life turned upside down, writing, nurse, patient, tragic event, courage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france, nepal, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Wicked, Wicked Ways: The Legend of Errol Flynn (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: The life and wanton times of Errol Flynn
Plot: marriage, swimming pool, rape, movie star, statutory rape, fame, bad luck, womanizer, trial, actor, party, restaurant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.5
 333K
The Aviator (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe ...
Style: captivating, epic, factual, suspense, compassionate ...
Plot: businessman, pilot, mental illness, aviation, millionaire, rise and fall, corruption, fame, nervous breakdown, phobia, actress, jealousy ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, houston texas, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%