Movies like 1st Love

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1st Love (2013)
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1st Love (2013)
Original name: 1er Amour
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Antoine, 13, spends the summer vacation with his parents in a rented cottage on an island in the middle of the Saint-Lawrence River. His neighbour, 17-year-old Anna, is an enigmatic and lively young woman. Antoine begins to experience the first stirrings of love-which soon yield a troubling brew of anxiety, desire and obsession. He eventually comes across a terrible secret that will forever change his life.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: coming of age, youth, teenage love, teenage life, family relations, parents and children, island, bittersweet, teenage girl, teenage boy, sexual awakening, mystery, boy, male nudity, masturbation, oral sex, innocence lost, teenager, sea, drugs, beach, swimming, adultery, boat, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and captivating films with plots about youth, family relations, coming of age, teenage life, teenager, parents and children and boy mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like 1st Love: The Pregnancy Project (2012), Mother, I Love You (2013), Mommy Is at the Hairdresser's (2008), Jack (2014), All the Wilderness (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Pregnancy Project (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Pregnancy project tells the real story of Gaby Rodriguez, a seventeen-year-old who attended a Washington state high-school and made her senior school project the treatment of pregnant teenagers by pretending to be pregnant.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, thought provoking
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, teenage life, high school, family relations, dishonesty, youth, parents and children, teachers and students, teenager, teenage pregnancy, teenage girl, babies and infants ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Mother, I Love You (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Latvia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Raimonds, a 12 year old boy, falls into a world of petty crime while trying to stay out of trouble with his mother.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, kids in trouble, juvenile delinquency, family relations, single parent, youth, crimes, parents and children, bittersweet, childhood, teenager, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latvia
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Mommy Is at the Hairdresser's (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Summer 1966. It's time to enjoy the summer holiday, total freedom. Teenage Élise discovers that the sudden departure of her mother completely disrupts the family. Her brother Coco seeks solace in the garage, building a super racing car. Her ...
Style: sexy, emotional, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, coming of age, elderly lovers, youth, family life, family problems, couples, estrangement, love and romance, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, bittersweet ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada
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Jack (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Although he is only ten years old, Jack is responsible for himself and his little brother Manuel and this fills him with pride. Their single mother works during the day and often goes out at night. There’s no father in sight. One day, Manuel burns ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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All the Wilderness (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Keeping to himself in the wake his father's death, James Charm finds refuge in solitary walks and creating morbid sketches — until a charismatic new friend and a quirky young woman begin to draw him out of his shell.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, stylized
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: boy, teenage life, teenage boy, family relations, coming of age, self discovery, single parent, youth, therapist, mother son relationship, skater, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Last Hammer Blow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, parents and children, family relations, single parent, bittersweet, father son relationship, teenage boy, orchestra conductor, father son reunion, boy, father, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Drunkboat (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After twenty years of broken bottles and empty hallways, Mort Gleason witnesses his nephew Moo being beaten while in a drunken stupor. The short contact with family brings Mort back to what are left of his senses and he returns to the last home he ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
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82%
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Cowards (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young victim of bullying at school realizes that even the adult world is dominated by fear similar to his own. He pays a high price when he decides to fight back.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating
Plot: coming of age, family relations, high school, gang, teenage life, self discovery, kids in trouble, bully, prank, survival, youth, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Reviving Ophelia (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The difficulties two sisters face raising their teenage daughters
Style: realistic, captivating, sentimental, psychological, serious
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Absence (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Chile, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A daily, familiar, sexual and emotional drama. Based on the character Serginho, the plot is based around various aspects of this "no longer a boy, not yet a man". We follow his day to day: the recently acquired role of man of the house, ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, bleak
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The Goob (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: We’re in the middle of a heat-wave in Fenland England. Goob Taylor has spent each of his sixteen summers helping Mum run the transport cafe and harvest the surrounding beet fields. When Mum shacks up with swarthy stock-car supremo and ladies’ ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
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Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.1
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Future Weather (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Abandoned by her dreamer single mom, a teenage loner becomes obsessed with ecological disaster, forcing her and her grandmother, a functioning alcoholic, to rethink their futures.
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, environmentalism, gain trust, family problems, society, teenage life, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, youth, bittersweet, coming of age, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Valley (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is the story of three sensitive teens who are forced to deal with violence at home, violence at school. It is a story of friendship, of love and hate, where the adolescents world is revealed as cruel and beautiful, a world where the desire to ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
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Libero (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young father and his two children struggle to find harmony after his wife leaves them for another man.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional
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Short Skin (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ever since he was a child, the seventeen-yearold Edoardo has suffered from a malformation of the foreskin that stops him from masturbating and makes him insecure and ill at ease with girls. Shut up in his sexless microcosm, Edoardo reacts with ...
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The Bay Boy (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 107 min.
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The Devil in the Skin (2011)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 82 min.
Story: Coming-of-Age drama telling the story of the strong bond between Xavier and his little brother Jacques and their struggle to remain together despite all odds.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Time in Quchi (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Bao stays with his grandfather for the summer and is shocked to see there are no modern appliances.
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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73%
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Sandcastle (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Singapore
Duration: 91 min.
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Sebbe (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Duct tape, electrical cables, trigger, explosives. Sebbe never planned to build a bomb. It just happened. Sebbe is 15 years old and lives with his mother in an apartment that is too narrow. He does his best. He never strikes back. Sebbe loves his ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, psychological, mind bending ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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73%
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Lena (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lena is a lonely, plump adolescent girl. Much to her surprise she gets a relationship with the popular but unreliable Daan. Lena moves in with Daan and his strange father Tom and is willing to do a lot for his love. More than a lot.
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
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Wetlands (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 111 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: sexy, emotional, realistic, touching, captivating ...
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Genre: Drama
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Style: emotional, serious, surprise ending, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
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70%
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Rebounce (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
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Swans (2011)
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Duration: 121 min.
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