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Pianese Nunzio, Fourteen in May (1996)
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Pianese Nunzio, Fourteen in May (1996)
Original name: Pianese Nunzio, 14 anni a maggio
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A young priest crusades against organized crime in his Naples neighbourhood but falls in love with a 13-year old boy. It's the chance the gangsters were waiting for to get rid of the thorn in their side. Will they be able to force the boy to accuse the priest of sexual harassment and have his reputation destroyed?
Style: sexual, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, unemployment, gangsters, crimes, youth, family relations, transsexual, missing child, clergy, betrayal, religions or cults, sexual abuse, life is a bitch, against the rules, moral dilemma, juvenile delinquency, society, dishonesty, gender, criminal heroes, gays and lesbians, kids in trouble, innocence lost, sexuality, sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, milan italy, rome italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, bleak and melancholic films with plots about friendship, death, kiss, sex, mother son relationship, father son relationship and drinking mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Pianese Nunzio, Fourteen in May: Priest (1994), Gomorrah (2008), From the Edge of the City (1998), Kidulthood (2006), Our Lady of the Assassins (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Priest (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Father Greg Pilkington is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover, frowned upon by the Church. Upon hearing the confession of a young girl of her incestuous father, Greg enters an ...
Style: touching, realistic, disturbing, tense, sincere ...
Plot: gay, sexual abuse, conservative, closeted homosexual, sin, incest, catholic priest, gays and lesbians, sex with a priest, moral dilemma, crisis of faith, homosexuality ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, liverpool, iraq
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95%
 7.0
 44K
Gomorrah (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: An inside look at Italy's modern-day crime families, the Camorra in Naples and Caserta. Based on a book by Roberto Saviano. Power, money and blood: these are the "values" that the residents of the Province of Naples and Caserta have ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, tense, serious, harsh ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gang war, criminal, power, debt, crime, criminal heroes, social decay, life is a bitch, deadly, society, rise and fall ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, southern italy, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
From the Edge of the City (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Minority-group Greeks from an outer suburb of Athens struggle with their life on society's fringe and exploitation of one another.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: prostitute, culture clash, immigrants, urban ghetto life, city life, crimes, friends, kids in trouble, ocean or sea, urban ghetto, crime, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, greece, europe, geneva switzerland, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.8
 17K
Kidulthood (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A day in the life of a group of troubled 15-year-olds growing up in west London.
Style: serious, tense, rough, dark, realistic ...
Plot: urban ghetto life, juvenile delinquency, school, bullying, teenage life, gang, social decay, friendship, teenage love, hardcase students, lifestyle, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Our Lady of the Assassins (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France, Colombia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: World-weary arthur Fernando has returned to his native Colombia to live out his days in peace. But Fernando's once-quiet hometown has become a hotbed of violence, drugs and corruption. On the brink of despair, Fernando meets Alexis, a ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, rough, meditative, serious ...
Plot: murder, drug dealing, gang, vengeance, teenage life, fall in love, love affair, friendship, deadly, life is a bitch, youth, gay ...
Time: 90s
Place: colombia, los angeles, usa, latin america, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.5
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Head On (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nineteen-year-old Ari confronts both his sexuality and his Greek family. Ari despises his once-beloved parents, former radical activists, for having entombed themselves in insular tradition. Ari is obsessed with gay sex, although he does make an ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, touching, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, drug abuse, coming out, unemployment, racism, friendship, bisexuality, gays and lesbians, gender, human nature, society, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: melbourne, australia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.5
 908
Little Athens (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A day in Athens, Arizona, as teens and twenty-somethings navigate life without a compass. Jimmy has gambling debts and sees a chance to steal and sell a dead-man's stash of drugs. The corpse's cousin smells a rat. Jessica, who is ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: youth, friendship, eviction, kids in trouble, crime gone awry, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, misfit, society, adolescence vs adulthood, crimes, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Speedway Junky (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A naive drifter runs away from his army father in hopes of making it on the car racing circuit. In Las Vegas, he meets a young scam artist, who develops a crush on him. He is then introduced to a whole gang led by a young hustler. The racer-to-be ...
Style: talky, realistic, serious, slang, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, scam, crimes, teenage life, best friends, self discovery, gang, high school life, social misfits, love and romance, cons and scams, male prostitute ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Child I Never Was (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer dispassionately discusses the nuts and bolts of his grisly avocation, as well as the youthful traumas which helped to mold him into a psychopath, in this disturbing independent drama from Germany, based on the true story of of ...
Style: serious, psychological, disturbing, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: pedophile, murder, psychopath, sexual abuse, child abuse, investigation, youth, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, life is a bitch, society, gay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1976, year 1962, year 1966
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
My Brother the Devil (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Mo is a lonely, sensitive boy whose hunger for the rant and banter of buddies makes him prone to tread dangerous territories. He idolizes his handsome older brother, Rashid, a charismatic, well-respected member of a local gang, ...
Style: touching, realistic, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: gang, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, family relations, gang war, crimes, interracial relations, urban ghetto life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, father son relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Pizza, Beer, and Cigarettes (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple of friends work for a taxi driver to rob his passengers, but they feel like they're getting ripped off. They decide to plan their own robberies, but they are amateurs and things don't go too well. One of the youths, Cordoba, whose ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: gang, pregnancy, heist, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch, crimes, teenage life, crime, going straight, down on your luck, criminal heroes, social decay ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, uruguay, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 3K
B. Monkey (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When wistful introvert Alan Furnace meets quick-witted bombshell Beatrice, he has no idea of her secret life as "B. Monkey" -- the top thief-for-hire in London's criminal underworld. Charmed by Furnace's innocent and chivalrous ...
Style: realistic, serious, surprise ending, cult film, sexy ...
Plot: teacher, school, heist, thief, robbery, jazz club, crime, romance, couple relations, crimes, love and romance, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 9K
L.I.E. (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this biting and disturbing coming-of-age tale from writer-director Michael Cuesta, life is bittersweet along the L.I.E., also known as the Long Island Expressway, as suburban teen Howie Blitzer learns all too clearly. In the space of a week, he ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, touching, brutal, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: long island, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 4K
Disco Pigs (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pig and Runt born on the same day, in the same hospital, moments apart. Twins, all but by bloodline. Inseparable from birth, they are almost telepathic. They are one, needing no one else, inhabiting a delicate, insular and dangerous world where they ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: friendship, friends, couples, love and romance, youth, obsession, couple relations, teenage life, love, teenager, mental illness, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Full Speed (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A brief extract of four kids' lives somewhere in France. Quentin, who won a writers contest and now pays more attention to his career as an author than to his friends, beautiful Julie, his girl-friend, much more mature than she looks, falling ...
Style: sexual, sincere, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: coming out, youth, racism, love triangle, friendship, betrayal, teenage life, gays and lesbians, romance, unfulfilled love, sexual relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, new york, paris france, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, Spain, Argentina, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The young Father Amaro is put to the test. He is sent to Mexico to help take care of aging Father Benito when he meets a 16-year-old girl that he begins and affair with. It turns out the girls mother had been having an affair with Father Benito. ...
Style: touching, realistic, harsh, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: forbidden love, celibacy, catholicism, abortion, clergy, drug lord, sin, bishop, drug dealing, priest, pregnancy, lust ...
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Scrounger (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A pimp with no other means to provide for himself finds his life spiralling out of control when his prostitute is sent to prison.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, rough, talky ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, unemployment, poverty, violence, robbery, life is a bitch, post war, family relations, downfall, dishonesty, neo realism ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s
Place: italy, europe, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Best of Youth (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 366 min.
Story: Spanning four decades, from the chaotic 1960s to the present, director Marco Tullio Giordana's passionate epic 'La Meglio Gioventu' follows two Italian brothers through some of the most tumultuous events of recent Italian history.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: society, politics, family life, photographer, letter, police brutality, cafe, corruption, musician, pianist, protest, political corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s, 90s, 70s ...
Place: italy, lebanon, europe, venezuela, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hurricane Streets (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Marcus is a kid on Manhattan's mean streets. He's turning 15, his father is dead, his mother is in prison for smuggling undocumented aliens. His grandmother is raising him. He has four close buddies who have a basement clubhouse; they ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, rough, bleak ...
Audience: kids, teens
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Siberia (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Goof and Hugo are flatmates in Amsterdam who have made a tidy sum from having sex with tourists, then robbing them. Their goal is to spend the money together on a world trip and their scam is going well until they meet Lara, originally from Siberia, ...
Style: offbeat, stylized, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, crimes, cons and scams, crime, love and romance, fall in love, betrayal, dishonesty, friends, running, hypocrisy, tourist ...
Time: 90s
Place: amsterdam, europe, mexico, siberia, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 977
Close to Leo (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When 21 year-old Leo, the oldest of four brothers, announces to his rural French family that he's HIV+, his family quickly rallys around him. Leo travels to Paris with his youngst brother Marcel for treatment. When Leo tries to push his brother ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, tragic hero, coming out, youth, pregnancy, parents and children, life is a bitch, family problems, family life, hiv ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Friends of painter Jean-Baptiste Emmerich gather at a Paris railroad station for a four-hour journey to Limoges, where Emmerich wanted to be buried. The dozen travelers include art historian François and his lover Louis, who develops an interest in ...
Style: realistic, talky, psychological, touching, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, love and romance, dealing with death, couple relations, contests and competitions, gender, friends, haunted by the past, couples, midlife crisis, transvestism ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france, egypt, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 15K
A Better Life (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A gardener in East L.A. struggles to keep his son away from gangs and immigration agents while traveling across town to perform landscaping work for the city's wealthy landowners.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: single parent, thief, theft, american dream, immigrants, teenage life, life is a bitch, working class, family relations, unsuccessful, social problems, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico, beverly hills ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Midnight Dancers (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Brothers Joel (Alex Del Rosario), Dennis (Grandong Cervantes) and Sonny (Lawrence David) work together as dancers at a low-rent gay bar in downtown Manila, in the Philippines. Despite his mother's pleas, Sonny decides to quit college to work ...
Style: realistic, sexual, sincere, serious, neorealism ...
Plot: nightclub, gang, university, prostitute, disco, redemption, love and romance, life is a bitch, crimes, social misfits, love affair, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines, japan, tokyo, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
 962
Last Rites (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After witnessing her lover being murdered by his jealous wife, Angela seeks refuge in a church where she encounters a young priest named Michael, who gives her sanctuary. But the killing was not a simple act of passion, as the victim had ties to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, twist ending
Plot: murder, prostitute, church, on the run, infidelity, vengeance, forbidden love, society, betrayal, fall in love, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, new york, usa, latin america, vietnam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Boy Called Hate (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a run-in with the law, an angry maladjusted young man starts calling himself "Hate". One night he saves a girl from a lusty Assistant District Attorney. He falsely accuses them of robbery, so they go on the run and make things worse.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, gloomy
Plot: on the run, murder, on the road, lovers on the run, life is a bitch, parents and children, crimes, teenage life, domestic disturbance, kids in trouble, family relations, sexual abuse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 4K
Simple Men (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bitter about being double-crossed by the women he loved, (and with the police after him to boot), Bill vows to seduce the next woman he sees, then throw her away. His brother Dennis, meanwhile, is equally determined to track down their long lost ...
Style: talky, realistic, road movie, witty, humorous ...
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, obsessive quest, haunted by the past, missing person, romance, crimes, family relations, on the road, father son relationship, radical, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, pentagon, pennsylvania, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
You Are Not Alone (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young teenager Bo (Anders Agensø) is too sensitive for the hothouse atmosphere of a boarding school run by a cold, unfeeling would-be man of the cloth (an uncharacteristically grim Ove Sprogøe). Lonely and scared, he finds a soul mate in the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, erotic ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, youth, love and romance, teenage life, coming of age, boarding school life, friends, family relations, lifestyle, couples, school ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, denmark
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39%
 4.6
 607
Slingshot (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two cunning and manipulative drifters venture into Farifield County, Connecticut looking to seduce wealthy and lonely housewives.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, suburbs, battle of the sexes, missing child, on the road, dysfunctional family, family problems, couples, dishonesty, friends, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 620
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, serious, gloomy, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, coming out, drug abuse, life is a bitch, suburban life, sexual relations, teenage life, dangerous attraction, family in crisis, rehabilitation, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%