Movies like Name Me

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Name Me (2014)
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Name Me (2014)
Original name: Как меня зовут
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A practical joke ends up very wrong in Nigina Sayfullaevas curious youth drama. Two seventeen year old Moscow girls, Olya and Sasha, are visiting Olya's long lost father who lives in Crimea, when they decide to switch places and pretend to be the other person to the father. Little do they know that their joke comes with consequenses that will change their lives forever.
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, captivating, social, neurotic, entertaining
Plot: father daughter reunion, friends, teenage girl, deception, friendship between girls, romantic obsession, teenager, wild party, absent parent, body swapping, father daughter relationship, family relations, father and daughter, pretense, pretending to be someone else, relationships, friendship, jealousy, mystery, changing lives, lie, teenage life, conflict, family secret, family conflict ...
Place: crimea

Most similar movies to Name Me

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films with plots about family relations, coming of age, youth, friendship, teenager, friends and teenage life mostly in Drama, Adventure and Comedy genres. Some movies like Name Me: King Jack (2015), A Father's Choice (2000), The Giants (2011), Easy Rider: The Ride Back (2012), Under the Same Moon (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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King Jack (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Growing up in a rural town filled with violent delinquents, Jack has learned to do what it takes to survive, despite having an oblivious mother and no father. After his aunt falls ill and a younger cousin comes to stay with him, the hardened ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, small town, friendship, teenage life, youth, adventure, teenage boy, rivalry, crimes, friends, teenage crush, memory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Father's Choice (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The fast-paced city life of two sisters is turned upside down when they are sent to live in the country with their father after their mother is killed.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: family life, parents and children, teenage life, dysfunctional family, love and romance, single parent, youth, family problems, family relations, hopes, estrangement, farm ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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 2K
The Giants (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brothers Danny and Zak, 15 and 13 & 3/4 are spending the summer in their deceased grandfather's house, waiting in vain for their mother, who is otherwise busy, and running low on cash. To make some money they decide to rent out the ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, teenager, drug dealer, brother brother relationship, teenage life, youth, self discovery, adolescence vs adulthood, when the parents are away, rebelliousness, rebellion, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Easy Rider: The Ride Back (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this revisionist drama, the film delves into the family lineage of Wyatt Williams, the character made famous by Peter Fonda in the original Easy Rider Movie. Centering around the Williams family, and their internal family struggles throughout the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, avant garde, cult film
Plot: family relations, buddies, estrangement, family problems, rock, haunted by the past, father son relationship, on the road, self discovery, motorcycle, family reunited, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, arizona, mexico, ohio, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Under the Same Moon (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Tells the parallel stories of nine-year-old Carlitos and his mother, Rosario. In the hopes of providing a better life for her son, Rosario works illegally in the U.S. while her mother cares for Carlitos back in Mexico.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: immigrants, friendship, obsessive quest, family reunited, escapades, society, custody, travel, grandmother grandson relationship, runaway, survival, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, los angeles, latin america, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 8.1
 393K
Stand by Me (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.
Style: sentimental, serious, touching, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: coming of age, childhood, friendship, adventure, teenager, youth, boy, young heroes, young kid, friends, courage, loyalty ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1959, 80s
Place: oregon, usa, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Days I Lost (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's about a man that gets tired of his meaningless life and finds a way to escape from it pretending to be dead.
Style: sincere, psychological, captivating
Plot: faked death, father daughter reunion, father and daughter, family life, kids and family, family, family relations, presumed dead, lifestyle, family reunited, relationships, lifestyle change ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Run Sister Run! (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Emilia is a teenager and a good girl, who never forgets her homework or her little sister, Elsa. Siiri is just one year older than Emilia but not at all like her. When Emilia and Siiri become friends, Emilia's life changes. Siiri encourages her ...
Style: realistic, emotional, semi serious, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, life turned upside down, rebelliousness, self discovery, juvenile delinquency, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, family problems, social relations, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 102K
Paper Towns (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs back into his life-dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge-he ...
Style: exciting, emotional, captivating, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: adolescence, teenage love, teenage boy, teenager, friendship, high school, adventure, youth, love and romance, friends, high school life, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, orlando florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Forbidden Fruit (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two 18-year old girls from a christian fundamentalist community flee to a city for a summer job.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: best friends, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, fish out of water, culture clash, friendship, friendship between girls, coming of age, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.6
 24K
White Squall (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
Style: serious, emotional, rough, suspense, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sailing, storm at sea, coming of age, adventure, friendship, survival, catastrophe, sailboat, ocean, escapades, disaster, mentor ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1960, year 1961
Place: jamaica, west indies, south america, cuba, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Short History of the Long Road (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nola grew up living on a van with her father, Clint; two nomads against the world. When tragedy strikes, Nola must confront the reality of life on the road alone, learning to own her grief, her past and her new destination.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, road movie, talky
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, father daughter relationship, unlikely friendships, parent child relationship, life philosophy, road trip, mother daughter estrangement, self discovery, teenage life, search for mother, estrangement, hopes ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Sister Cities (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the internationally-acclaimed play by Colette Freedman, the story of 4 estranged sisters who reunite for their mother’s alleged suicide.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: sibling relationship, estrangement, suicide, family conflict, sister sister relationship, sister sister conflict, family secret, family problems, family reunited, sisters, murder investigation, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Exit Marrakech (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When 17-year-old Ben visits his father Heinrich in Marrakech, it is the start of an adventurous journey through a foreign country with a picturesque charm and a rough beauty where everything appears possible — including the chance that father and ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: interracial relations, defiant, self discovery, parents and children, family relations, youth, estrangement, family problems, escapades, society, impossible love, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Everybody's Fine (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eight months after the death of his wife, Frank Goode looks forward to a reunion with his four adult children. When all of them cancel their visits at the last minute, Frank, against the advice of his doctor, sets out on a road trip to reconnect ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: loss of spouse, family reunited, loneliness, family relations, retired, doctor, widower, parents and children, holiday, family problems, siblings relations, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, new york, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.0
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Foxes (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of friends come of age in the asphalt desert of the San Fernando Valley, as set to a blazing soundtrack and endless drinking, drugs and sex.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, gloomy, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, alcohol abuse, hollywood, drug abuse, addiction, graphic violence, friends, family relations, youth, teenage life, self discovery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Moon Rock for Monday (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in Sydney, 1999, after an unlikely encounter at a train station, a young girl befriends a fugitive teenage boy and they travel to visit a moon rock that the girl believes will heal her.
Style: psychological, sincere, unusual plot structure, tense, touching ...
Plot: boy meets girl, runaway, boy, friendship, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, escapades, couples, love, coming of age, love and romance ...
Time: year 1999
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 183
The Forest (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Danila is sixteen. Katya is twice his age. He spends hours watching her from an old shed on the forest. He does not even think about trying to be with her until Danila's father shows up on Katya's doorstep in an attempt to run away from ...
Style: melancholic, psychological, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: older woman teenage boy sex, older woman teenage boy relationship, bullying, mature woman, dysfunctional marriage, father son relationship, age difference, obsession, extramarital affair, coming of age, dysfunctional family, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.5
 7K
In Bloom (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, Germany, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eka and Natia leave their childhood behind and ignore societal customs to escape from their turbulent family lives.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating, sincere
Plot: family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, coming of age, society, life is a bitch, civil war, dysfunctional family, youth, teenage life, parents and children, teenage girl ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992
Place: georgia (former ussr), georgia, europe, caucasus, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
In Your Absence (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 13-year-old Pablo is a quiet, lonely boy with a troubled past. His only friend is Julia, a shameless 15-year-old girl who is more than willing to help Pablo with his transition from childhood to adolescence, and give him some advice on sex, love and ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: masturbation, coming of age, countryside, village, life is a bitch, teenage life, mysterious character, friends, haunted by the past, teenage girl, stranger, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, andalusia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Father of My Children (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gregoire Canvel has everything a man could want: a wife he loves, three delightful children and his dream job - he is a film producer. Discovering talented filmmakers and developing films that fit his conception of the cinema, free and true to life, ...
Style: captivating, touching, emotional, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, filmmaking, family problems, life is a bitch, family life, family in crisis, couple relations, showbiz, husband wife relationship, parents and children, relationships, male female relationship ...
Place: paris france, europe, france, sweden, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Last Summer of La Boyita (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Young Jorgelina feels estranged from her boy-crazy older sister, who has entered adolescence and doesn't want to hang around with little kids anymore. Finding refuge in their Boyita camper-van, Jorgelina travels with her father to the ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: friendship, ranch, family relations, countryside, teenage life, parents and children, youth, sister sister relationship, swimming, coming of age, gender, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.1
 8K
I Am David (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on Anne Holm's acclaimed young adult novel North to Freedom, I Am David chronicles the struggles of a 12-year-old boy (Ben Tibber) who manages to flee a Communist concentration camp on his own -- through sheer will and determination. All ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, uplifting, tense ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: rescue, survival, hopes, human spirit, self discovery, friendship, escape, family relations, artist, stowaway, politics, friends ...
Time: contemporary, post world war two, year 1952, year 1951, 50s
Place: denmark, italy, switzerland, bulgaria, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Once You're Born You Can No Longer Hide (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama set in contemporary Italy.
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, captivating, melancholic
Plot: politics, adventure, ship, family relations, misfit, family problems, hopes, state affairs, parents and children, ocean, missing child, racism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Everybody Dies But Me (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One Monday morning Katya, Vika and Zhanna learn that there will be a school disco, their first disco, on the coming Saturday night. The girls feverishly start preparing for the event, which rapidly becomes the most important moment ever in their ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, youth, life is a bitch, friendship, family relations, high school life, dysfunctional family, friends, society, parents and children, social decay, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Secret Life of Bees (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and only ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: civil rights, racism, friendship, teenage life, interracial relations, teenage girl, haunted by the past, family relations, african american, social differences, teaching the ways of the world, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1964
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.1
 45K
Flight (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After being abandoned for eight straight years in boarding school, Rohan returns to the small industrial town of Jamshedpur and finds himself closeted with an authoritarian father and a younger half brother who he didn't even know existed. ...
Style: captivating, touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, family reunited, traumatic childhood, family relations, step siblings, estrangement, family problems, homecoming, parents and children, youth, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.9
 45K
The Return (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story of two Russian boys whose father suddenly returns home after a 12-year absence. He takes the boys on a holiday to a remote island on a lake that turns into a test of manhood of almost mythic proportions.
Style: bleak, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: abusive father, brother, russian, parents and children, journey, overbearing parent, father son relationship, tragic event, coming of age, brother brother relationship, defiant, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.9
 188
Being 14 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The lives and turbulent adventures of a bunch of fourteen-year-old teenagers, through the eyes of three young girls - Sarah, Jade and Louise - with one last year to go before high school.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, teenage life, coming of age, drug abuse, youth, sexuality, self discovery, college, strong female presence, life is a bitch, friends, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.2
 13K
Lean on Pete (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Charley, a teen living with his single father, finds work caring for an aging racehorse named Lean on Pete. When he learns Pete is bound for slaughter, the two embark on an odyssey across the new American frontier in search of a place to call home.
Style: road movie, exciting, captivating, light, disturbing
Plot: horse, racehorse, teenage boy, father son relationship, horse trainer, coming of age, on the road, money, doctor, loneliness, runaway, horse race ...
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%