Movies like Forgotten Sins

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Forgotten Sins (1996)
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Forgotten Sins (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A county sheriff is accused by his daughter of having abused her. Her accusation gets more and more elaborate, involving satanic rituals. As nearly everyone around him seems to believe he's guilty, he starts breaking up and questioning his own innocence.
Plot: police interrogation, false memory

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and talky films with plots about father son relationship, mother son relationship, family relations, husband wife relationship, hopes, flashback and life is a bitch mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Forgotten Sins: 50 to 1 (2014), Freefall: Flight 174 (1995), My Son Is Innocent (1996), The Day We Died (2020), Courage (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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50 to 1 (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A misfit group of New Mexico cowboys find themselves on the journey of a lifetime when they learn their crooked-footed racehorse qualifies to run in the Kentucky Derby. Based on the true story of Mine That Bird, the cowboys must overcome impossible ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, touching, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: horse race, horse, against the odds, sport, rivalry, chases and races, hopes, ambition, contests and competitions, underdog, fish out of water, animal training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico
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Freefall: Flight 174 (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: True story of a brand-new Canadian airliner running out of fuel in-flight and forced to glide to the nearest airfield.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Place: canada, new york, montreal, montreal quebec
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My Son Is Innocent (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a brutal nighttime attack on a woman alone in her suburban home, police investigators zero in on teenager Eric Sutter. When the victim identifies Sutter as her attacker, the legal system closes in on the boy as friends, neighbors and the media ...
Plot: rape, falsely accused, imprisonment, police station, police interrogation, false accusation, courtroom, police investigation, mistaken identity
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The Day We Died (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Film about the events surrounding the terrorist attacks in Copenhagen on February 14th and 15th 2015.
Plot: security guard, shooting, police officer, documentary filmmaker
Time: year 2015
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
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Fight for Justice: The Nancy Conn Story (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: True life drama about a working mum (Henner) whose life is put back in jeopardy when the man who was convicted of stalking her (Savant) and killing her cousin comes up for parole.
Plot: murder, psychopath, evil man
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Courage (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A mother in Queens, New York, is so angered when she discovers that her son is a drug addict that she becomes an undercover agent for the DEA to clean up the drug trade in her neighborhood. Based on a true story.
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: undercover, family relations, drug abuse, working undercover, human spirit, parents and children, crimes, society, hopes, crime, life is a bitch, drug dealing ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: India
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The Babymaker: The Dr. Cecil Jacobson Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Married couples, unable to conceive, are thrilled to find they are going to become parents, thanks to a larger-than-life "miracle doctor" and his unusual treatments.
Plot: sperm donor, artificial insemination, medical malpractice, deception
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Booger Red (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Booger Red is a hybrid documentary/narrative about a veteran reporter who searches for the truth behind the largest purported child sex ring in Texas history. On his journey through the bowels of East Texas, he's forced to confront his own ...
Plot: swinger, investigative journalism, brother in law sister in law relationship
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Heart of a Child (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A drama directed by Sandor Stern.
Plot: heart, heart transplant, mother, mother child relationship
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Sam's Son (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Michael Landon's semi-autobiographical sketch of his earlier life. It's the story of Gene Orowitz, a high school student struggling with his identity, who finds success as a javelin thrower on the track team.
Plot: family, male with long hair, long haired male, hair, high school
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The Killing of Randy Webster (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man is shot and killed in an altercation with Houston police. His father doesn't believe the police version of the incident and starts digging around on his own.
Plot: police chase, flashback, father son relationship, car theft, loss of son
Place: houston texas
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The Great Wallendas (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Plot: circus, tragedy, accident, tightrope, carnival, acrobat
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44 (2007)
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Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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The Slender Thread (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, tense, talky, sincere ...
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Time: 60s
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A Christmas Visitor (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic
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Diamond Men (2000)
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Hostile Advances: The Kerry Ellison Story (1996)
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
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Cold Water (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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