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Rip Girls (2000)
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Rip Girls (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A teen-age girl and her father come to an island on Hawaii, they find a closer relationship to each other and think about changing the island. During her adventures, Sydney finds friends, a new hobby with her fantastic photography, and the truth about her mother.
Style: inspirational, colourful, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: teenage girl, friendship, surfing, father daughter relationship, teen romance, friends, teenage life, teenager, island, family relations, parents and children, surfer, tropical island, love affair, male female relationship, teenage boy, friend, disney, high school, female director
Place: hawaii

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Most similar movies to Rip Girls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, romantic, entertaining and semi serious films with plots about teenager, teenage girl, friendship, teenage life, family relations, love and romance and relationships mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Rip Girls: Mixtape (2021), Rip Tide (2017), Aching Hearts (2009), North Shore (1987), Young Hearts (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mixtape (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the eve of Y2K, orphaned 12-year-old Beverly discovers a broken mixtape crafted by her teen parents. Raised by her grandmother - who struggles talking about her late daughter - Beverly sees the mixtape as a chance to finally learn more about her ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, sincere, semi serious, psychological ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents, mother, teenager, teenage girl, relationships, family relations, music, teenage life, coming of age, friend, love, teenage boy ...
Time: 90s, year 1999
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95%
 5.4
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Rip Tide (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 85 min.
Story: There comes a point in everyone’s life when you have to make a decision about the direction you’re going to take. For newly-18 American fashion model Cora, that time is now. She’s moved to an Australian coastal town to be with her favourite ...
Style: romantic, light, colourful, entertaining
Plot: surfing, teenage girl, love and romance, model, beach, female protagonist, youth, family problems, friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, male objectification ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.5
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Aching Hearts (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Set in the early 1960s, the story evolves around highschool sweethearts Jonas and Agnete, their friendships and families, trials and tribulations. Jonas fails to give Agnete the kind of attention she craves, and when she decides to start a new ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: high school, first love, teenager, grownups, teenage boy, graduation, teenage girl, virginity, friendship, father daughter relationship, loss of virginity, coming of age ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Teree Sang: A Kidult Love Story (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An under-aged couple fall in love, face opposition from the girl's wealthy parents, elope, and go on the run from the police.
Style: romantic, captivating, disturbing, sincere, entertaining
Plot: teenage pregnancy, teenage love, teenager, pregnant teenager, teen romance, family disapproval, romantic friendship, fall in love, love affair, friends, romantic relationship, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 6.5
 3K
North Shore (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On a small stretch of coastline as powerful as a man's will, Rick Kane came to surf the big waves. He found a woman who would show him how to survive, and a challenge unlike any other.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, youth, friendship, sport, coming of age, aging, love and romance, misfit, underdog, adventure, hopes, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: hawaii, arizona, usa, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.2
 244
Young Hearts (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two young neighbors embark on a first love relationship in which they struggle to remain kids amid the complexities of modern adolescence.
Style: suspense, sentimental, touching, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: love, high school, new love, romance, love affair, love and romance, adolescence, teen romance, brother sister relationship, friendship between teens, first love, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Everything, Everything (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.
Style: romantic, sincere, captivating, sentimental
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, teen romance, love, interracial love, teenage boy, teenage girl, neighbor, illness, neighbor neighbor relationship, interracial romance, teenager, teenage protagonist ...
Place: hawaii, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
All the Bright Places (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of Violet Markey and Theodore Finch, who meet and change each other’s lives forever. As they struggle with the emotional and physical scars of their past, they come together, discovering that even the smallest places and moments can mean ...
Style: uplifting, sweet, sincere, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: teenager, interracial romance, teen romance, traumatic experience, teenage crush, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, psychological trauma, teenage love, love story, destiny, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Through My Window (2022)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Raquel's longtime crush on her next-door neighbor turns into something more when he starts developing feelings for her, despite his family's objections.
Style: romantic, entertaining, captivating, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, teen romance, teenage girl, teenage boy, love, laptop, life, friend, job, neighborhood, young girl, neighbor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Troop Zero (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In rural 1977 Georgia, a misfit girl dreams of life in outer space. When a national competition offers her a chance at her dream, to be recorded on NASA’s Golden Record, she recruits a makeshift troupe of Birdie Scouts, forging friendships that ...
Style: funny, entertaining, captivating, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: squad, girl, competition, mischievous children, teamwork, ambition, teenage life, scout, teenager, follow your dream, parents and children, friendship ...
Time: 70s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.3
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Sex Appeal (2022)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Avery, a teenager with a tendency towards perfectionism, enlists her friend Larson to help her prepare for her first time with her long-distance boyfriend.
Style: sex comedy, satirical, entertaining, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: teenage sex, teenager, friendship, sexual humor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, teenage sexuality, male female relationship, romantic relationship, relationships, friends, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
A Horse from Heaven (2018)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A troubled girl finds faith, hope, and healing through a relationship with a wounded horse.
Style: captivating, light, funny, entertaining, christian film
Plot: girl, horse, family relations, teenage life, contests and competitions, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, love affair, mother daughter relationship, teenager, teenage girl, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.9
 161
Babygirl (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Set in the Bronx, BABYGIRL is a bittersweet drama about teenager Lena, who, since she can remember, has watched her mom Lucy squander her life on a series of deadbeat men. When Victor (her mom's latest boy toy) starts hitting on her, Lena sets ...
Style: disturbing, captivating
Plot: mother's boyfriend, teenage girl, single mother, single parent, latin, family problems, teenage life, love triangle, love affair, love story, relationship problems, forbidden love ...
Place: bronx new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.5
 474
Keeper (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maxime and Mélanie are a typical teenage couple. Like most lovestruck fifteen-year-olds, they can't get enough of each other and they think they'll be together forever. But when Mélanie becomes pregnant, their worlds are rocked.
Style: touching, captivating, tense, sentimental, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: young love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, teenage boy, pregnancy, teenager, mother daughter relationship, baby, father son relationship, parents and children, family relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Two Turtle Doves (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dr. Sharon Hayes searches for a beloved family heirloom in a small Christmas town. When she unexpectedly discovers an adorable little girl and her disheartened father, she realizes that Christmas miracles really do happen.
Style: captivating, sincere, romantic, light
Plot: christmas, holiday, christmas eve, father daughter relationship, love, friendship, romance, male female relationship, christmas season, family relations, tradition, fall in love ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Switched at Birth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of two teenage girls who discover they were accidentally switched as newborns in the hospital. Bay Kennish grew up in a wealthy family with two parents and a brother, while Daphne Vasquez, who lost her hearing at an early age due to a case ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, teen drama
Plot: sign language, mute or deaf, deaf, switched at birth, teenage life, school, relatives, best friends, family relations, social relations, friends, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.0
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Frenemies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What happens when three sets of BFF's become enemies?
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, teen comedy ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, best friends, teenage girl, friendship, teenager, friends, youth, rivalry, overnight success, ambition, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.5
 418
Love & Suicide (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When pretty but troubled Kaye moves to New Orleans from Atlanta with her mother and little brother, she forges a special friendship with Emily, a rebellious high school senior with troubles of her own. They become instant best friends, and begin ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: lesbian daughter, lesbian seduction, lesbian, mother daughter relationship, lesbianism, teenager, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbian teen, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, social problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 6.6
 3K
Let It Snow (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A resort executive is sent to a newly purchased lodge in Maine with instructions to turn it in to an ultra-modern resort, and finds a charming, successful lodge loaded with holiday spirit. Will she stick with her boss’s plans to tear everything ...
Style: touching, romantic, light, captivating, fable
Plot: father daughter relationship, father son relationship, ski resort, male female relationship, christmas, family business, love and romance, parent child relationship, romantic relationship, family relations, love affair, airplane ...
Place: usa, north america, phoenix arizona, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.7
 4K
Tall Girl 2 (2022)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After Jodi Kreyman gains popularity, her miscommunications start causing rifts with those around her and now she really needs to "stand tall".
Style: entertaining, captivating, semi serious, psychological, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: tall woman, high school, teenager, teenage girl, student, school, coming of age, young girl, friendship, teenage life, popular girl, fame ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Letter Writer (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a teenager receives a mysterious letter in the mail, she sets out to find the author. It's a journey that will change her life forever.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: teenage life, honesty, youth, friendship, parents and children, family relations, rebelliousness, aging, religions or cults, father daughter relationship, intergenerational friendship, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Princess Protection Program (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil dictator threatens to take over the kingdom, Princess Rosalinda gets put into the Princess Protection Program. She is taken under the wing of General Joe Mason, an agent from the agency, and his daughter, Carter, who works after school ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: princess, teenager, school, high school, teenage life, youth, royal family, friendship, best friend, teenage love, family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Heart of the Country (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With her husband jailed for Wall Street-based fraud, Faith has to leave behind her luxury life in New York to return home to North Carolina and the widower father and dutiful older sister she left behind. Together, they have to deal with the buried ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, romantic, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, romance, love and romance, homecoming, love affair, parents and children, hopes, countryside, getting home, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Sky Is Everywhere (2022)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lennie is a teen musical prodigy grieving the death of her sister when she finds herself caught between a new guy at school and her sister's devastated boyfriend. Through her vivid imagination and conflicted heart, Lennie navigates first love ...
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, psychological, disturbing
Plot: death of sister, teenage girl, musician, male female relationship, romantic relationship, relationships, love story, love and romance, music, musician's life, love affair, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.9
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Beach Girls (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 251 min.
TV show
Story: Beach Girls was a six-part 2005 American mini-series produced by Fox and Robert Greenwald Productions and broadcast by Lifetime. The teleplay by Edithe Swensen, Elle Triedman, and Eric Tuchman was based on the bestselling novel by Luanne Rice. The ...
Style: captivating, psychological, sincere
Plot: female friendship, hometown, single father, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, widower, family life, family problems, father and daughter, family relations, teenager, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
So This Is Christmas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Eighteen-year old Ashley's life is headed in the wrong direction. She's been hanging out with a bad crowd and seeking an escape from the drama at home. Everything begins to change when a handyman working on the family's house ...
Style: humorous, sexy, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: teenage girl, holiday, christmas, parents and children, romance, rich and poor, family in crisis, couples, friendship, society, dysfunctional family, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.7
 31K
Blue Crush (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nothing gets between Anne Marie and her board. Living in a beach shack with three roommates, she is up before dawn every morning to conquer the waves and count the days until the Pipe Masters competition. Having transplanted herself to Hawaii with ...
Style: feel good, serious, intense, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: surfing, friendship, beach, female athlete, sport, romance, ambition, lifestyle, young lovers, fall in love, social differences, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: hawaii, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.1
 59
The Good Son (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bonjour tristesse: Teenager Luc lives with his mother Liliane and his little brother Paul in Paris, has to cope with the fact that his mother is a prostitute and practically raise his brother alone. Luc is disillusioned. One day, little Paul wants ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: friendship, teenage boy, teenager, romantic friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love interest, teenage love, family relations, relationships, love story, teenage life, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
She Said, He Said (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Rosa (Duda Matte) is dedicated to study, Leo (Marcus Bessa) is a good soccer player. She is always on time, he is always late. She hates Julia (Maisa), the most popular girl in high school, he kind of likes her. They are both new students at school ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating
Plot: teenage life, high school life, grownups, teenage girl, friendship, girlfriend, teenager, schoolgirl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, adolescence vs adulthood, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.4
 15K
Prom (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At “Prom,” every couple has a story and no two are exactly alike. As the big dance approaches for Nova Prescott, it’s a battle of wills as she finds herself drawn to the guy who gets in the way of her perfect prom. Fellow seniors Mei and Tyler ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: teenage love, prom, opposites attract, high school, friendship, unlikely couple, teenage life, wooing, teenager, love and romance, friends, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%