Movies like Deep Breath

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Deep Breath (2001)
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Deep Breath (2001)
Original name: Le souffle
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: David is a troubled city boy, being looked after by his uncle on a farm. He is initiated into the drunken partying of the village and stumbles off drunk to find his friend Matthieu and cell-playing girlfriend in the forest. There he finds a brutal and horrifying outlet that will change his life forever...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: farm, grownups, teen angst, teenage boy, underage drinking, self discovery, introspection, friendship between men, brutality, forest, society, male nudity, alcohol abuse, countryside, cruelty, teenage love, castle, swimming, masturbation, rabbit, nudity (full frontal - brief), father son relationship, sheep, drunkenness, nightmare ...
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspense, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about family relations, teenage boy, society, youth, male nudity, parents and children and countryside mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Deep Breath: Our Day Will Come (2010), The Smell of Us (2014), Gebo and the Shadow (2012), Still Life (2016), Mateo Falcone (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Our Day Will Come (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Redheaded teen Remy is bullied by his soccer teammates and drawn into fights with his younger sister and mother in their cramped apartment. After a flare-up of domestic violence, he flees home and is tracked down by a bitter guidance counselor, ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: hopes, partners, misfit, friendship, self discovery, introspection, youth, society, life is a bitch, physical appearance, teenage life, discrimination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, ireland, europe
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95%
The Smell of Us (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Self-destructive teens go skateboarding, use drugs and turn tricks in Paris.
Style: psychological, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mother son incest, gay, explicit sex, friendship, underage sex, sexual promiscuity, youth, under the surface, family problems, prostitute, society, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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100%
The Startup: Accendi il tuo futuro (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenager, named Matteo, dreams of becoming a professional swimmer. When his coach prefers to him the son of the team's sponsors, Matteo takes revenge studying at the university Bocconi and inventing a social network.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: teenage protagonist, male nudity, teenage boy, male objectification, swimming, exhibitionism, swimmer, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivalry, athlete and trainer, vengeance, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Gebo and the Shadow (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Despite his age and general weariness, Gebo keeps on working as an accountant to provide for his family. He lives with his wife, Doroteia, and his daughter-in-law, Sofia, but it is the absence of João, son and husband, that worries them.Gebo seems ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Plot: poverty, honor, family problems, family relations, parents and children, society, thief, missing child
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Still Life (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: There are victims that arrive by night. They intuit, unaware of the danger that awaits them. They may attempt to resist, but a young man leads them to their deaths before dawn. A dog is the only witness of this terrifying world that seems certain ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense
Plot: slaughterhouse, killing an animal, dog, pig, cow, sheep, animals, animal cruelty, cattle ranch, farm, dead animal, tattoo ...
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65%
Mateo Falcone (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Corsica in the 19th century. An isolated farm at the edge of some scrub. Left to alone by his parents, Fortunato must deal with a fugitive who asks the boy to hide him in exchange for a gold coin. From then on, the boy finds himself caught up in a ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: betrayal, parents and children, family relations, human nature, fugitives, countryside, violence, teenage boy, manhunt, youth, campaign, pastor ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france
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62%
The Childhood of a Leader (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada, UK, France, Hungary, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The chilling story of a young American boy living in France in 1918 whose father is working for the US government on the creation of the Treaty of Versailles. What he witnesses helps to mold his beliefs – and we witness the birth of a terrifying ...
Style: suspense, psychological, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: boy, fascism, leader, childhood, father son relationship, tantrum, evil child, brutality, mother son relationship, government agency, misanthropy, pessimism ...
Time: year 1919, 1910s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Time of the Wolf (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Austria, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Anna and her family arrive at their holiday home, they find it occupied by strangers. This confrontation is just the beginning of a painful learning process.
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: apocalypse, countryside, survival, chaos, human nature, catastrophe, social differences, society, hopes, life is a bitch, family problems, disaster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Mouchette (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Robert Bresson plumbs great reservoirs of feelings with one of the most searing portraits of human desperation ever put on film.
Style: bleak, emotional, disturbing, stylized, gloomy ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: village, drowning, family relations, alcohol abuse, small town, sick mother, alibi, poacher, police officer, humiliation, suicide, coming of age ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, tokyo, paris france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Week-ends (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It sometimes takes little to spoil a weekend in the country. A simple misunderstanding in a supermarket parking lot, a bad reaction, and there you go, everything is awry. Nothing is going well for Christine. Jean leaves her. Her oldest friends, ...
Style: emotional, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: friendship, countryside, introspection, breakup, self discovery, couple relations, disorder, family problems, couples, life turned upside down, friends, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Errances (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three scenes from the marriage of Lou and Jacques as they wander around France.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: alcohol abuse, clinic, folk hero, life is a bitch, babies and infants, bounty hunter, stress, marital problem, irresponsible, failed marriage, magician
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Apostle (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Akim, young Muslim will become imam sees his upset when he is touched by the love of Christ ... In a family chaos that opposes his brother identity Akim attempt to be accepted by his family.
Style: emotional, thought provoking, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, cause and meaning, life turned upside down, introspection, family in crisis, family problems, religions or cults, society, religion, family conflict, culture clash, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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42%
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Last Winter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Switzerland, Luxembourg
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young farmer in Central France tries to sustain his spiritual connection to the land amid the crushing pressures of modern agriculture in this brooding drama.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, gloomy
Plot: countryside, farm, estrangement, workplace situations, society, workplace, nothing goes right, down on your luck, life is a bitch, social relations, village, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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42%
The Famous and the Dead (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a small town in the countryside in the south of Brazil, a teenager that uses the codename Mr. Tambourine Man spends his time in Internet, at school, smoking pot with his best friend Diego and with his dysfunctional mother. He dreams on leaving ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, captivating, tense ...
Plot: teenage life, introspection, escape from reality, hopes, love and romance, life is a bitch, society, youth, teenage love, social decay, bittersweet, misfit ...
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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A Summer Day (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The sudden death of a teenager during a soccer match puts a small community completely off-balance.
Plot: smoking, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, peeping, auto repair, male objectification, countryside, forest, friendship, best friend, homoeroticism ...
Place: france
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41%
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Liquid Truth (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rubens is a carefree, charismatic swimming instructor who finds himself accused of displaying inappropriate affection toward one of his students by the boy's mother. Other parents and colleagues are only too eager to condemn him.
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: scandal, conflict, teacher, father son relationship, swimming, friendship, society, family relations, investigation, teenage protagonist, child abuse, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Love Like Poison (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Anna, a young teenager, comes home from her Catholic boarding school for the holidays and discovers her father has left. Her mother is devastated and confined in the company of the local priest, who is also a childhood friend. Anna clings to her ...
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, faith, village, teenage love, self discovery, family problems, breakup, clergy, moral dilemma, religions or cults, society, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
De toutes mes forces (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Nassim, a 16-year-old boy, is placed with a family in the suburbs following the death of his drug addict mother. But he refuses to integrate into the social setting that surrounds him. He invents another life for himself, similar to that of his ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: teenage boy, troubled teen, pregnant teenager, teenage girl, death of mother, school, high school, unplanned pregnancy, youth, society, parents and children, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Crossway (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A very interesting thriller about the coming of age of a troubled young man searching his place in this world. Teenage boy Jonathan (Fabien de Marchi) is having a hard time living with his father and stepmother. On a whim, he steals some money and ...
Style: homoerotic, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: gay, friendship between boys, father son relationship, dysfunctional family, catholic priest, teenage boy, pedophilia, kidnapping, lgbt, sex scene, threesome, stealing money ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Babai (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Kosovo, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 10-year-old Nori is obliged to grow up at a very young age after the early death of his mother and then being abandoned by his father Gezim in the Kosovo of the 1990s.After a dangerous and eventful journey, Nori finally arrives in Germany and is ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, tense
Plot: boy, theft, father son relationship, escape, marriage, punishment, abuse, corporal punishment, bus, bully, male nudity, money ...
Place: germany, kosovo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Juze (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Growing up tale of a young boy in the context of changing labour patterns and exploitation in Goa
Style: psychological, sexy, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: teenage boy, teenage love, immigrants, countryside, teenage girl, grandmother grandson relationship, grandmother, couples, youth, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
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36%
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Thirteen (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tracy is a normal 13-year-old trying to make it in school. After befriending the most popular girl at school, Evie, Tracy's world is turned upside down when Evie introduces her to a world of sex, drugs and cash. But it isn't long before ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: peer pressure, underage drinking, coming of age, dysfunctional family, kids in trouble, mother daughter relationship, addiction, friends, friendship, marijuana, theft, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, venice beach california, los angeles, california
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35%
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Man at Bath (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Omar and Emmanuel go to great lengths to prove they are not in love.
Style: realistic, emotional, sexy, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: breakup, self discovery, sex scene, couples, gender, introspection, gay, family problems, sexual relations, lgbt, nudity (full frontal - brief), art ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, usa, new york, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Huddersfield (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Huddersfield is a Serbian film. Story is set in a small town in Serbia. Rasha is thirty, lives with his alcoholic father and trying, and failing, to make ends meet by giving literature lessons to teenage girls and hosting a program on the local ...
Style: suspense, serious, bleak, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, love affair, self discovery, moral dilemma, love and romance, couples, uncontrollable, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, wannabe, introspection, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Land (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Netherlands, Mexico, Qatar
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Yellow Eagle family are Native American and live on the Prairie Wolf Indian Reservation. News reaches them that Floyd, the youngest son of the family, has died during military service in Afghanistan. The waiting begins to get his body back to ...
Style: suspenseful, depressing, disturbing, rough, suspense ...
Plot: native american reservation, death, u.s. army, indian reservation, death of brother, death of son, army, dog, farm, loss of son, alcoholic, hospital ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Night Too Young (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovenia
Duration: 65 min.
Story: On New Year's Day, two preteen boys wind up in the apartment of Katerina, a teacher from their school, along with her friends, Stepan and David. As the older trio bickers, drinks and flirts, the boys gain eye-opening insight into the adult ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: child molestation, teenage boy, sexual awakening, friendship between boys, child abuse, friendship, underage drinking, underage sex, teenager, sex, sexualized violence, children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Sauvage (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Leo is 22 and sells his body on the street for a bit of cash. The men come and go, and he stays right here... longing for love. He doesn’t know what the future will bring. He hits the road. His heart is pounding.
Style: rough, melancholic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: male prostitute, male nudity, gay, gay hustler, violence, torture, erection, hustler, gay interest, gay sex, rape, lgbt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Buffalo Boy (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, Belgium, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set along the southern coast of Vietnam during the French occupation in the 1940s, water is everywhere, giving life and bringing decay and rot. Kim is 15; his father and step-mother have two buffalo, their lifeline as subsistence rice farmers. ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: society, youth, family relations, parents and children, self discovery, forces of nature, introspection, poverty, graphic violence, coming of age, down on your luck, countryside ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia, indochina
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Model Minority (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kayla, an underprivileged Japanese American 16 year old, endangers her promising future as an aspiring artist when she becomes involved with a drug dealer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, disturbing
Plot: interracial romance, teenage sexuality, dysfunctional family, drug dealing, teen angst, drug abuse, peer pressure, high school, grownups, alcohol abuse, coming of age, biracial ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Bad Seeds (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Luxembourg, Belgium, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Quiet 16-year-old Louis, the high school headmaster’s son, has never been in trouble. His best friend, 18-year-old Greg, however, is his polar opposite: provocative, angry, violent, he has been kicked out of school for physically threatening young ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: kidnapping, youth, teachers and students, parents and children, parent child relationship, confined, crime gone awry, crimes, hardcase students, single parent, family relations, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%