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, becoming an adult, teen angst, teenage boy, underage drinking, male bonding, male friendship, self discovery, introspection, friendship between men, brutality, forest, society, alcohol abuse, countryside, cruelty, teenage love, castle, gun, masturbation, swimming, male nudity, rabbit, father son relationship ...
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about society, youth, teenage boy, family relations, countryside, parents and children and life is a bitch mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Deep Breath: Our Day Will Come (2010), The Smell of Us (2014), Gebo and the Shadow (2012), Mateo Falcone (2009), The Childhood of a Leader (2015). 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 ...
Plot: misfit, hopes, partners, self discovery, friendship, introspection, youth, life is a bitch, society, discrimination, physical appearance, teenage life ...
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: gay, friendship, mother son incest, youth, underage sex, dysfunctional family, under the surface, family problems, juvenile delinquency, society, prostitute, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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100%
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: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, tense ...
Plot: poverty, honor, parents and children, family problems, family relations, society, thief, missing child
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: teenage boy, male nudity, swimming, male objectification, swimmer, exhibitionism, teenage protagonist, nudity (full frontal - brief), athlete and trainer, rivalry, revenge, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, realistic, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: betrayal, family relations, parents and children, human nature, fugitives, chases and races, countryside, teenage boy, violence, youth, manhunt, pastor ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: rough, bleak, psychological, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: boy, fascism, leader, childhood, father son relationship, tantrum, evil child, brutality, mother son relationship, government agency, pessimism, nihilism ...
Time: year 1919, 1910s
Place: france
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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 ...
Plot: small town, alcohol abuse, drowning, family relations, suicide, humiliation, alibi, poacher, police officer, coming of age, innocence lost, village life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, tokyo, paris france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, couple relations, self discovery, breakup, disorder, family problems, couples, family relations, life turned upside down, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: realistic, serious
Plot: alcohol abuse, clinic, life is a bitch, babies and infants, bounty hunter, folk hero, stress, failed marriage, irresponsible, magician
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: atmospheric, serious, surreal, captivating, tense ...
Plot: teenage life, introspection, escape from reality, life is a bitch, love and romance, hopes, society, youth, teenage love, social decay, small town, social misfits ...
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, nothing goes right, workplace, society, workplace situations, down on your luck, life is a bitch, social relations, village life, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: loss of friend, coming of age, accidental death, death of son, loss of son, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), french, bedroom, death of friend, auto repair, hand injury ...
Place: france
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40%
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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: psychological, tense, suspense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: teacher, scandal, father son relationship, conflict, friendship, swimming, society, family relations, youth, child abuse, teenage boy, teenage protagonist ...
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, contemplative, psychological, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, faith, village, self discovery, teenage love, family problems, breakup, clergy, moral dilemma, parents and children, religions or cults, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspense, psychological, tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: teenage boy, troubled teen, teenage girl, death of mother, unplanned pregnancy, pregnant teenager, school, high school, parents and children, youth, society, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Story of Richard O (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Not for the easily embarrassed, “The Story of Richard O.” is an explicit take on sex as a way to connect with other people. Richard feels cornered and takes some time off from his girlfriend in order to come to terms with his relationship ...
Style: erotic
Plot: erection, cunnilingus, erotica, controversy, female nudity, pubic hair, male nudity, coitus, wrestling, female full frontal nudity, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ 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, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, sexy, contemplative ...
Plot: teenage love, teenage boy, countryside, immigrants, grandmother, grandmother grandson relationship, teenage girl, couples, romance, love, couple relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: suspense, rough, brutal, melancholic, disturbing ...
Plot: death, native american reservation, u.s. army, army, death of brother, death of son, indian reservation, alcoholic, loss of brother, farm, hospital, loss of son ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: gay, dysfunctional family, teenage boy, catholic priest, father son relationship, friendship between boys, pedophilia, kidnapping, foursome, lgbt, man in underwear, barefoot woman ...
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Babai (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Kosovo, Republic of North Macedonia, 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, tense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: boy, theft, punishment, escape, marriage, father son relationship, abuse, corporal punishment, nightmare, money, boat, head wound ...
Place: germany, kosovo
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36%
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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: emotional, realistic, contemplative, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: breakup, self discovery, introspection, gender, couples, family problems, sexual relations, gay, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene, lgbt, 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: serious, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, moral dilemma, self discovery, love affair, uncontrollable, reunion, psychopath, couples, love and romance, wannabe, parents and children, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, contemplative, realistic, serious
Plot: society, youth, family relations, self discovery, introspection, forces of nature, parents and children, poverty, coming of age, teenage life, countryside, down on your luck ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia, indochina
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: serious, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing
Plot: interracial romance, teenage sexuality, dysfunctional family, drug dealing, teen angst, drug abuse, peer pressure, high school, japanese american, grownups, female director, alcohol abuse ...
Place: los angeles, usa
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34%
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Fair Haven (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man returns to his family farm, after a long stay in ex-gay conversion therapy, and is torn between the expectations of his emotionally distant father, and the memories of a past, loving relationship he has tried to bury.
Style: christian film, sincere, touching, disturbing
Plot: gay teenager, father son relationship, countryside, coming out, gay, love, gay love, gay couple, pianist, teenage boy, sex scene, first love ...
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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, tense, serious
Plot: teenager, kidnapping, gun, youth, parents and children, teachers and students, parent child relationship, family relations, crimes, single parent, hardcase students, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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33%
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Your Lover (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Lucio and Enedina are a happily married young Teenek couple that lives in the Huasteca Potosina's jungle with their three children. They love each other and share everything, nevertheless, everything crumbles when the construction of a highway, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, tense
Plot: life is a bitch, boy, adultery, rivalry, society, danger, friendship, deforestation, destiny, parents and children, family relations, jungle ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Sous X (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jean-Jacques spent 9 years in prison for robbery. When he comes out, he finds the neighborhood where he grew up but things have changed ... The country is in crisis, the young people are holding the business and his old friends are urging him to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: starting over, going straight, hopes, life is a bitch, crimes, gang, urban ghetto, father son relationship, danger, crime, graphic violence, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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My Son (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Julien and his mum care for each other very much. But Julien has committed a deadly sin: he is growing into a teenager! Worse, he has found himself a girlfriend of his age. "Mummy" is not going to tolerate such an ignominy. Julien is HER ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, tense, gloomy
Plot: incestuous desire, teenage boy, psychological abuse, family relations, puberty, family problems, dysfunctional family, suburban life, parents and children, mentally unstable, youth, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Three-Way Wedding (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A play writer entertains the actors of his next play, including his ex-wife and her new lover. Everyone is finding his new place.
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, writer's life, introspection, couples, artists and showbiz, couple relations, playwright, friendship, rivalry, society, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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