Movies like Sin & Redemption

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Sin & Redemption (1994)
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Sin & Redemption (1994)
Original name: Sin and Redemption
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Taking a short-cut home from work, high-schooler Billie Simms is raped. Not only does the incident cause an unwanted pregnancy that damages her college expectations, but it also outrages her smugly religious father who pressures her to give up the baby.
Plot: child born of rape, pregnant from rape, rape, pregnancy, father, morality, woman, double standard, kidney, female director

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and sincere films with plots about rape, pregnancy, family relations, pregnant from rape, life is a bitch, couples and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Sin & Redemption: Johnny Belinda (1982), Family Rescue (1996), She Woke Up Pregnant (1996), Zooey & Adam (2009), Family of Strangers (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Johnny Belinda (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While attempting to set up a communal garden in the poverty stricken rural community of Hatcher, Bill Richmond becomes aware of a silent, mute, disheveled girl by the name of Belinda. He soon learns that she is considered mentally handicapped by the ...
Style: slasher
Plot: child born of rape, pregnancy, rape, rapist, deafness, deaf, sign language, rape victim, pregnant from rape, sexploitation
Place: nova scotia
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100%
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Family Rescue (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The court has given custody of Emma Hayes' child to the baby's father, a man who raped Emma when she was only fifteen years old. It's up to the baby's grandfather, Clayton Hayes to prevent the child from being handed over until ...
Plot: rape, pregnancy, child custody, teenage pregnancy, rapist, widower, teenage girl, grandfather, grandfather granddaughter relationship, stalker, woman in labor, stalking ...
Place: virginia
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44%
She Woke Up Pregnant (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sleazy dentist sexually assaults his patients while they are under heavy sedatives after he performs dental surgery on them. One woman gets impregnated from such an incident and decides to fight back.
Plot: computer, pregnancy, rape, dentist, abortion, making love, knocked up, pregnant from rape, lifetime, latex gloves, dental mask, medical mask ...
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37%
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Zooey & Adam (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Adam and Zooey have been trying to have a baby for several months, only to end up pregnant after a rape. Unsure of the parentage of their child, they decide to have the baby anyway.
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological
Plot: rape, pregnant from rape, pregnancy, sex, moral dilemma, wanting a baby, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, pregnant wife, family problems, pregnant woman, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Family of Strangers (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Julie must disclose her family's medical history before undergoing major surgery: when she questions her family, she discovers that she was adopted and, later, that her conception was the product of a rape.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sincere, touching
Plot: adoption, doctors and patients, custody, missing person, terminal illness, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, babies and infants, loss of virginity, defloration, pregnant from rape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
La diosa del puerto (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being convicted of killing her rapist, a woman gives birth to a baby in jail. Regrettable accidents cause her to lose contact with her son. Twenty years later...
Plot: released from prison, guilt, mother daughter relationship, women in prison, women fight, lust, rape, suicide, incest, brothel, village, arrest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Recommendation for Mercy (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a 14 year-old boy is accused of raping and murdering a little girl
Plot: rape, court, murder, rape accusation, teenager
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Dumont's Case (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Michel Dumont is charged, judged and sentenced for a rape he denies ever having committed. While he serves his time in prison, Solange, who he fell in love with during his trial, embarks on the colossal task of proving his innocence and having the ...
Plot: rape, injustice, suspect, court, false accusation, arrest, male nudity, female nudity, father, delivery man, sexual assault, pubic hair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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37 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a March night in 1964, 37 neighbors in Queens, New York, witness the brutal murder of Kitty Genovese. None of them takes action or calls the police. 37 tells the story of a few of these people and what led up to the night when they unexplainably ...
Plot: murder, rape, apathy, loss of innocence, indifference, racism, witness, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
My Son Is Innocent (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a brutal nighttime attack on a woman alone in her suburban home, police investigators zero in on teenager Eric Sutter. When the victim identifies Sutter as her attacker, the legal system closes in on the boy as friends, neighbors and the media ...
Plot: rape, falsely accused, courtroom, police investigation, false accusation, police interrogation, mistaken identity, imprisonment, police station
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Color Purple (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: An epic tale spanning forty years in the life of Celie, an African-American woman living in the South who survives incredible abuse and bigotry. After Celie's abusive father marries her off to the equally debasing "Mister" Albert ...
Style: uplifting, sentimental, touching, sincere, compassionate ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: domestic violence, incest, incest rape, sexual abuse, rape, feminism, african american, slavery, life is a bitch, wife abuse, dysfunctional family, childbirth ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 1910s, 18th century
Place: africa, southern usa, usa, georgia, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Taking Back My Life: The Nancy Ziegenmeyer Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: True story about a rape victim who took a stand that rape is never the victim's fault and inspired many other victims who felt shame about what had happened to them to speak out.
Plot: rape victim, reflection, compassion, publicity, rape, courtroom, life, victim, control, confrontation, newspaper
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
A Private Matter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The true story of Romper Room host "Miss Sherri" Finkbine, who, after the devastating effects of thalidomide were discovered in the early 1960s, sparked a firestorm of controversy with her determination to obtain an abortion.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, courtroom drama, fighting the system, society, state affairs, politics, legal, life is a bitch, rebellion, babies and infants, injustice ...
Time: 60s, year 1962
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A House Divided (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the terrible Civil War which has devastated the South, Amanda America Dixon returns home to find she has become the sole heir to a vast cotton plantation. But the dreadful secret which has blighted her life threatens to deprive ...
Style: suspenseful, sincere, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: white male black female relationship, family relations, slavery, family secret, interracial relations, inheritance, secret, racism, slave, racial prejudice, social injustice, court ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Woman Who Loved Elvis (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Drama - It's 1982, and Midwestern housewife Joyce Jackson (Roseanne) is obsessed with Elvis Presley; she's even used the King of Rock and Roll's inspiration to turn her house into a wacky shrine. Convinced Presley's still alive, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: artists and showbiz, social misfits, family relations, social relations, eccentric family, rock, obsession, delusion, shrine, music fan, scheme, delusional woman ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Moment of Truth: A Child Too Many (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Patty Nowakowski already has three children, but decides to be a surrogate mother. Fully confident of being able to give up her baby, she is nonetheless stunned when she discovers that she is expecting twins, and the couple for whom she is pregnant ...
Plot: family relations, husband wife relationship, childless couple, childbirth, court case, pregnant woman, surrogate mother, court, twins, pregnancy, child custody, adoption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Many Trials of One Jane Doe (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a true story about an extraordinary woman, who after a traumatizing rape, refuses to remain a victim. Wendy Crewson stars as Jane Doe (as she must legally be called), a woman who discovers she was the fifth victim of a serial rapist ...
Plot: rapist, rape victim, serial rapist, rape, victimization
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Run, Tecato, Run (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on true incidents, Run, Tecato, Run depicts a junkie's efforts to get off heroin in order to reclaim and raise his daughter. Produced for $60,000, the film explores the connections between the Vietnam War, drug addiction and ...
Plot: junkie, drug addict, daughter, father, addiction, heroin, withdrawal
Place: san antonio texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Fifteen and Pregnant (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story, 15 year old Tina Spangler discovers she is pregnant. Her choices are abortion, adoption, or a lonely, exhausting life as a single parent. Abandoned by her boyfriend, she turns to her mother. Tina discovers although it has torn ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, family problems, family in crisis, teenage life, lifestyle, hopes, parent child relationship, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, high school, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Love Lives On (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl must choose between continuing her pregnancy and undergoing treatment for her fast-growing cancer.
Plot: baby, pregnancy and birth, teenage girl, cancer, drug use, drug abuse, drug addict, teenage pregnancy, drug addiction, mother child relationship, fall in love, unwed mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Weekend Nun (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: True story of Jane Duco, a young nun who also had a job as a probation officer.
Plot: teenager, warden, mother superior, pregnancy, unwed pregnancy, pregnant teenager, nun, probation, pregnant woman, teenage girl, teenage pregnancy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Dwelling Place (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: Adaptation of Catherine Cookson's novel. Set in the 1830s, the film tells the story of 16-year-old Cissie Brodie after the death of parents, and the repossession of the family home. She finds a barren place to live and care for her younger ...
Plot: aristocrat, rape, pregnancy, baby, pregnant from rape, drunken man, grandfather, pregnant woman, age difference
Time: 19th century, 1830s, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 413
Baby Snatcher (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman is delighted to have given birth to a baby girl but her life is turned into a nightmare when she goes missing. The police mount a frantic search but to the woman's horror she finds out that it's herself who is the main suspect.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: pregnancy, kidnapping, death in the family, adoption, couples, family problems, family relations, single parent, babies and infants, rescue, dealing with death, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Double Standard (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The true story of a judge who lives a double life, and stays married to two women for more than 15 years. While one knows nothing of the other, his second wife doesn't care that he is married already as long as he comes home to her as well. ...
Style: sexy, captivating, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: couples, injustice, love and romance, dishonesty, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, couple relations, infidelity, love triangle, bigamy, bigamist, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Drying Up the Streets (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An ex-junkie takes on seedy urban culture to try and locate his daughter.
Plot: daughter, father, teenage daughter, junkie, strip club, pimp, runaway, rescue, ex convict, bondage, underage sex, stripper ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Night That Panicked America (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A dramatization of the Oct. 30, 1938 mass panic that Orson Welles' radio play, "The War of the Worlds" accidentally provoked.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: disaster, mass hysteria, panic, halloween, radio, catastrophe, radio show, radio broadcasting
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Gimme Shelter (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After running away from her abusive mother, a streetwise teen seeks refuge with her father, but he rejects her when he learns that she's pregnant.
Style: emotional, serious, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: abusive mother, homeless, starting over, survival, human spirit, domestic violence, family problems, life is a bitch, social misfits, youth, pregnancy, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
And Then There Was One (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: And Then There Was One - The tragic and true story of a family dealing with AIDS is re-told in this heart-wrenching drama. Amy Madigan and Dennis Boutsikaris star as Roxy and Vinnie Ventola, a successful television writing couple. After struggling ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, gloomy
Plot: life is a bitch, unfulfillment, babies and infants, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, gender, ego clash, hopes, breakup, couples, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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 21K
Lean on Me (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When principal Joe Clark takes over decaying Eastside High School, he's faced with students wearing gang colors and graffiti-covered walls. Determined to do anything he must to turn the school around, he expels suspected drug dealers, padlocks ...
Style: realistic, uplifting, serious, sincere, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, gang, reform, school principal, drug dealing, power relations, changing lives, dedication, win over, unsupportive coworkers, uneducated, bad attitude ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Someone I Touched (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A woman learns that her husband has been unfaithful and that he has acquired a venereal disease. Then she learns that, after years of trying, she is finally pregnant
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, emotional, touching
Plot: infidelity, extramarital affair, pregnancy, dishonesty, unfulfillment, couples, love triangle, syphilis, sexually transmitted disease, cheating wife, marital reconciliation, public health ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%