Movies like Ostwind

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Ostwind (2013)
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Ostwind (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While spending the summer at her grandmother's farm, a girl (Hanna Höppner) discovers a talent for communicating with horses and tries to tame a fierce stallion.
Style: touching, realistic, uplifting, serious, sincere
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: horse, horse riding, animal training, youth, teenage life, family, self discovery, teenage girl, farm, disobey, hopes, summer, talent, coming of age, stallion, runaway horse, cow, tractor, horse jumping, black horse, horse trainer, escape, riding a horse, horse actor, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany

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Most similar movies to Ostwind

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and sentimental films with plots about youth, family, horse, family relations, friendship, coming of age and friends mostly in Family, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Ostwind: Windstorm 3 (2017), Heartland (2007), Flicka (2006), Flicka: Country Pride (2012), Flicka 2 (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Windstorm 3 (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ostwind and Mika have found a real home at the farm Kaltenbach with Mika's grandmother. In the hustle of running therapy center and due to Mika's fame as a horse-whisperer, she feels that she doesn't have enough freedom and time to ...
Style: sincere, uplifting, captivating, touching, light
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: girl horse relationship, horse, horse riding, freedom, horse race, self discovery, hopes, escapades, friendship, teenage girl, wild horse, animal training ...
Time: contemporary
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Ostwind 2 (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Summer vacation. Mika is overjoyed to see Ostwind again. But then she discovers strange wounds on the belly of Ostwind, for which no one has an explanation. Yet this is Kaltenbach verge of bankruptcy! With a heavy heart Mika decides to participate ...
Plot: girl horse relationship, redhead girl, horse riding, redhead, teenage girl, equestrian, horse trainer, first kiss, grandparent grandchild relationship, horse, human animal relationship, female director ...
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Heartland (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Life is hard on the Flemings' ranch in the Alberta foothills where abused or neglected horses find refuge with a kind, hard-working family. Debts abound and the bank is about to foreclose. Can they keep the ranch running?
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: horse, horse ranch, farm, family, small town, family relations, siblings relations, animal life, youth, workplace, grandfather, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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80%
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Flicka (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A headstrong 16 year old Katy McLaughlin desires to work on her family's mountainside horse ranch, although her father insists she finish boarding school. Katy finds a mustang in the hills near her ranch. Katy then sets her mind to tame a ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, road movie, talky ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: horse, cowboy, family relations, family, family life, self discovery, love and romance, hopes, parents and children, farm, siblings relations, animal life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Flicka: Country Pride (2012)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Flicka and Toby help out a struggling stable owner and her teenage daughter.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, feel good, sentimental
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: jealousy, teenage love, love and romance, contests and competitions, farm, friends, family relations, money raising, animal training, youth, teenage life, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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100%
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Flicka 2 (2010)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carrie is a big-city teenager whose life is turned upside down when she moves to a horse ranch in Wyoming to live with her father. But everything changes when Carrie meets Flicka, a wild, jet-black mustang who's just as free-spirited and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: girl horse relationship, horse ranch, coming of age, horse riding, horse, ranch, wild horse, rescue, teenage life, love and romance, family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Dark Horse (1992)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 14 year old Allison has to go to a horse farm. With all the horses and the help of the owner Susan Hadley she finds new sense in her life.
Style: realistic, touching, serious
Plot: horse, coming of age, farm, family life, animal life, rehabilitation, human spirit, teenage life, hopes, youth, friends, friendship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Cowgirls 'n Angels (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of rodeo trick-riders recruits a young girl to join them.
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: direction and purpose, friendship, self discovery, youth, parents and children, hopes, family relations, girl, horse, search for father, rodeo, cowgirl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the horse (in fact is a mare)and save it of being sacrificed by the owner.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: horse, family relations, sport, animal training, horse race, redemption, hopes, dream come true, against the odds, parents and children, human spirit, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Emma's Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While fulfilling her community service hours at a horse rescue ranch, Emma forms an unlikely bond with an abused show horse who won't let anyone ride him.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, sweet, realistic
Plot: community service, horse, teenage girl, friendship, human spirit, rehabilitation, teenage protagonist, bonding, teenage life, farm, youth, female protagonist ...
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100%
Moondance Alexander (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The curiously named, Moondance Alexander is a spirited teen living with her eccentric mother. She is faced with another uneventful summer until she discovers a lost pinto pony named Checkers who has jumped out of his paddock. Although Moondance ...
Style: serious, realistic, feel good, sincere
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: horse riding, friendship, against the odds, ambition, obsessive quest, young heroes, follow your dream, human spirit, youth, animal life, hopes, family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Wild Stallion (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story about two girls, CJ and Hanna. CJ lives on a ranch, Hanna comes to visit and decides to photograph wild horses for a school project. The girls become great friends and learn of a plot that might jeopardize the mustangs.
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, atmospheric, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, horse, urban legend, farm, coming of age, self discovery, youth, cons and scams, family, ranch, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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My Lucky Star (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Normandy, Louise lives happily in the horse world. Suddenly, fate strikes. Louise left alone with his father and a family friend to Ferronnière the stud where she has always lived. Business is bad, they are on the verge of bankruptcy ... ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: horse, teenage life, rivalry, parents and children, love and romance, teenage girl, girl horse relationship, training, strong female character, ambition, power relations, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Storm Rider (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Spoiled 18-yr-old Dani Fielding's world is turned upside down when her father gets arrested for securities fraud, and she has to leave her upscale life in the city to stay with her gruff Uncle Sam out in the country. As Dani and her uncle ...
Style: touching, realistic, light, thought provoking, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, farm, youth, orphan, coming of age, friends, life turned upside down, self discovery, friendship, horse, couples, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Saige Paints the Sky (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Meet nine-year old Saige, a talented artist with a passion for horses, in this modern-day story about finding your voice! Saige is excited about the new school year, until she discovers that art-her favorite class-has been cut. On top of that, her ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, youth, friendship, school, family relations, art, singing, balloon, horse, friends, teenage girl, female protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Young Black Stallion (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: When courageous young Neera becomes separated from her family in the desert, she chances upon a wild colt. Together they find friendship, trust, and their way back home only to discover her family is about to lose everything!
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: horse, desert, friendship, human animal relationship, young heroes, survival, rescue, family relations, orphan, wilderness, danger, mischievous children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Summer of the Colt (1989)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: Argentina, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This award-winning film by André Melançon -- set on a ranch on the pampas of Argentina -- tells the story of three children spending a summer with their grandfather. The youngest, Felipe, makes friends with a puppy; his older brother, Daniel, ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, family relations, teenage life, hopes, friends, siblings relations, family, youth, family life, animal life, farm, coming of age ...
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Misa mi (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her mother died, 10 year old girl Misa's world stopped. And when her father, along with her new girlfriend, wants to spend the summer in the Swedish province Skåne she refuses to come with them. Misa's father reluctantly agrees that ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wilderness, friendship, animal life, family, youth, fish out of water, village, in the woods, remarry, nature, wolf, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Midnight Stallion (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fifteen year old Megan Shephard and her parents will do anything to save their struggling farm. When they discover a wild stallion in a nearby forest they begin to wonder if this could be the answer to their prayers.
Style: feel good, captivating, light, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family business, family, contests and competitions, human spirit, family relations, against the odds, rivalry, farm, follow your dream, parents and children, hopes, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Smoke (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Chris is haunted by the death of his father and resentful of his stepfather Cal. He befriends a lost dog and names it Smoke, but tries to keep it a secret for fear Cal will take the dog away.
Style: uplifting, emotional, feel good, serious, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, coming of age, farm, animal life, betrayal, family, teenage life, adventure, youth, estrangement, remarry, dog actor ...
Time: 60s, 70s
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27%
An American Girl Adventure (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pre-American Revolution Virginian girl whose love for the outdoors leads to the friendship of a lifetime. Felicity loves horses, and though her parents plead with her to remain indoors, she years to ride the open plains. When Felicity comes into ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: horse riding, friendship, rescue, best friends, hopes, young heroes, parents and children, family life, animal life, family relations, coming of age, trust ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: virginia, usa, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Painted House (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young boy, his family, and the migrant workers they hire to work their cotton farm struggle against difficult odds to raise and sell the crop. Meanwhile, the boy dreams of living in better conditions. However, with this particularly tough farming ...
Style: uplifting, sentimental, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: lifestyle, family relations, hopes, self discovery, youth, farm, poverty, countryside, society, bittersweet, small town, social relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Ballet Shoes (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An unusual explorer named Gum and his kindly niece adopt three orphans -- Pauline, Petrova and Posy -- and raise them as sisters in 1930s London. But the girls must fend for themselves when Gum doesn't return from one of his adventures. ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, feel good, uplifting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: against the odds, ambition, follow your dream, youth, family in crisis, family relations, family problems, ballet, orphan, hopes, dancing, talent ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Danny (1977)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl's special love for a horse helps them both.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, animal life, friends, family relations, young at heart, youth, family, teenage life, girl horse relationship, horse, human animal relationship, horse actor
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
International Velvet (1978)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A charming sequel to the hit National Velvet follows our young heroine and her trusty steed overseas.
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, coming of age, horse, youth, ambition, animal life, power relations, human spirit, family, rivalry, heroes, contests and competitions ...
Time: 70s
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25%
Tomorrow Will Be Better (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three Russian street kids, who live on their wits in a train station, take off to the countryside hoping to make it across the border to a better life in Poland. They are alternately looking for tenderness and pushing it away because they sense that ...
Style: sentimental, serious, uplifting, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, obsessive quest, leaving home, self discovery, friendship, starting over, optimism, hopes, escapades, young heroes, youth, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tru Confessions (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trudy Walker hated her life. She thought it was totally messed up until she found out about a contest that could change everything..
Style: emotional, sincere, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, parents and children, family, siblings relations, follow your dream, family relations, family life, estrangement, ambition, youth, teenage life, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Eskil & Trinidad (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Eskil moves from town to town with his father in Northern Sweden. He misses his mother and sucks at playing hockey, the main activity among the boys his age. Things changes when he meets Trinidad, a mysterious woman who lives outside society ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, family, parents and children, family relations, village life, sport team, friends, youth, village, self confidence, ice hockey
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Wolf Summer (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The young Norwegian girl Kim almost gets killed after falling from a hillside. She finds shelter and stumbles upon the territory of a wolf and her puppy. She barricades herself, but as time passes she finds the wolf less and less frightening. When ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: rescue, friendship, animal life, parents and children, adventure, escapades, family, danger, female protagonist, wolf, strong female character, nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Black Beauty (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The fates of horses, and the people who own and command them, are revealed as Black Beauty narrates the circle of his life.
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: horse, pets, adventure, friendship, family, animal abuse, animal life, hopes, getting home, human animal relationship, horse actor, farm ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1870s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%