Movies like A Friend's Betrayal

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A Friend's Betrayal (1996)
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A Friend's Betrayal (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two childhood friends grow up. One has a family and the other has a career. One relationship may make or break a family. Paul, the teenage son, must decide what he wants for his future. While family would like to make that decision for him. Watch as all the truth unravels in this drama/ romance
Plot: teenager, photographer, teenage girl, family relations, female artist, car accident, older woman younger man relationship, father son relationship, teenage boy, breakup, high school, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, middle aged woman, birthday party, old friend, golden gate bridge, break up
Place: san francisco

Most similar movies to A Friend's Betrayal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and psychological films with plots about family relations, teenager, father son relationship, teenage boy, high school, teenage girl and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like A Friend's Betrayal: Sins of the mind (1997), The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981), Only Once (1998), After Jimmy (1996), She Fought Alone (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sins of the mind (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A typical American family - photographer father, two talented daughters, Michelle an accomplished commercial artist with a clear upward career path. Then she has an auto accident, and the head trauma leaves behavioral changes. The part of the brain ...
Plot: brain damage, nymphomania, car accident, promiscuous woman, sex addict, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, psychiatrist, mother daughter relationship, photographer, family relations, nymphomaniac ...
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95%
The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the support of her parents (Sharon Gless & Frank Converse), an Arizona adolescent (Helen Hunt) overcomes severe injuries to run in a 10K race.
Plot: female protagonist, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, athlete, teenage girl, high school, teenager, female athlete, accident, track and field, race ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Only Once (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Greg and Kellie are two well adjusted and highly-motivated teenagers, from happy homes with loving parents. They find they have much in common, including their future college goals, their love of family and the Lord. They fall in love and into ...
Style: christian film
Plot: teenage pregnancy, dream, hospital, teenager, ambulance, teenage boy, high school, motorcycle, pregnant teenager, pregnancy, unplanned pregnancy, sex on first date ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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After Jimmy (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: This is a story of Jimmy, a high school senior, who is struggling with his school life, family pressures, future choices. When it becomes too much, Jimmy kills himself.
Plot: teen suicide, remorse, high school principal, mourning, hallucination, funeral, teenager, birthday party, cemetery, group therapy, suicide, grief ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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She Fought Alone (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: All, including school administration and a friend, turn their backs on a girl who accused a classmate of rape.
Style: realistic, sincere, disturbing, thought provoking, touching ...
Plot: high school, rape, innocence lost, american football, juvenile delinquency, sexual abuse, teenage love, against the odds, rebellion, fighting the system, youth, social misfits ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Thursday's Child (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sam Alden is the 17-year-old high school star player in baseball who seems to have it all. However, his family notices that he is often bothered with fits of coughing. Worried, his parents decide to take him to the hospital, where they are shocked ...
Plot: father son relationship, doctor, family relations, heart disease, teenager, illness, heart transplant, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Toughlove (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Charters family falls into despair over their drug-addicted son Gary. They discuss his problems through the "Toughlove" program in searching for answers.
Plot: teenage angst, drug addict, drug addiction, juvenile delinquent, drug use, teenage boy, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
That Certain Summer (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The first US teleplay to deal sympathetically with homosexuality. Divorced San Francisco contractor Doug Salter is looking forward to a summer visit from his fourteen-year-old son Nick, who lives in Los Angeles with his mother Janet. The boy does ...
Plot: gay, coming out, father son relationship, family relations, lgbt, gay slur, male homosexuality, older man younger man relationship, teenager, closeted homosexual, driving, teenage boy ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Amy George (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Jesse wants to be an artist, but believes that his mundane middle-class Toronto life has left him unprepared. After reading a book on what it takes to be a "true-artist", he sets out looking for risk, ecstasy, wildness ...
Style: touching, unusual plot structure, psychological, contemplative
Plot: photographer, coming of age, family relations, homosexual, teenage boy, alcoholic, school, father son relationship, male female relationship, high school, peeping tom, artist ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.1
 65
Takiaispallo (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Aaro Saarinen is a foreman in the paper mill. The new generation continually questions his authority in both at work and at home.
Plot: troubled teen, marital problem, unfaithful husband, family relations, job, youth culture, dysfunctional marriage, husband wife relationship, youth, factory, car accident, domestic violence ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Face on the Milk Carton (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Based on the book by Caroline B. Cooney, a girl happens to look down at a milk carton one day and she sees herself on the back! Could her parents really have kidnapped her?
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, kidnapping, prom, missing child, family problems, life turned upside down, youth, coming of age, life is a bitch, mystery, young heroes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Hala (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Meet 17-year-old Hala, who struggles to balance being a suburban teenager with her traditional Muslim upbringing. As she comes into her own, Hala finds herself grappling with a secret that threatens to unravel her family.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: muslim girl, teenage girl, muslim, muslim woman, family relations, religion, teenage sexuality, social problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage life, secret, culture clash ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Violation of Sarah McDavid (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sarah McDavid, an idealistic young teacher, takes a job in a rough high school where she is eventually attacked and raped in her classroom after school hours and decides to buck the school system in an attempt to make schools safer for students and ...
Plot: female protagonist, student, teacher, school, marriage proposal, assault, new job, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, high school, rape victim, teacher student relationship, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Children Nobody Wanted (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: True story of Tom Butterfield and his crusade to provide family life for homeless children, becoming not only the first bachelor caretaker, but the youngest single adult to become a legal foster parent in the state of Missouri.
Plot: orphan, homelessness, hardship, family, foster child, foster home, against the rules, nurse, mental institution, adoptive father, teen romance, children ...
Time: 50s, 60s, year 1959
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Fifteen and Pregnant (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story, 15 year old Tina Spangler discovers she is pregnant. Her choices are abortion, adoption, or a lonely, exhausting life as a single parent. Abandoned by her boyfriend, she turns to her mother. Tina discovers although it has torn ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, family problems, family in crisis, teenage life, lifestyle, hopes, parent child relationship, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, high school, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Unforgivable (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: John Ritter plays a family man who puts his wife through domestic violence and his children through emotional torture. After leaving his family and almost killing his new girlfriend in one of his rages, he is ordered to seek professional help ...
Plot: group therapy, domestic violence, anger management, marital abuse, fear
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on a true story of Iowa farm wife Lucile Fray. Ann-Margret plays a dying mother of ten whose last wish is to find loving families for her children.
Plot: affection, father daughter relationship, death, adoption, mother daughter relationship, little boy, sacrifice, self sacrifice, poverty, terminal illness, orphan, farmer ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 176
Angel Dusted (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cautionary anti-drug film based on a true story, made for NBC television. Drama about the effects on Jean Stapleton and Arthur Hill when their teenage son (John Putch, Stapleton's real-life son) gets spaced out on a marijuana joint laced with ...
Plot: hallucination, mental institution, high school, drug use, drug abuse, family relations, flashback, school, accident, drugs, teenager, marijuana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Augusta, Gone (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Martha is a businesswoman and divorced mother of two children - Augusta and Jack. However, when docile Augusta becomes a teenager, feelings of anger and self-hate cause her personality to undergo a scary transformation, and Martha realizes that this ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, rough, realistic ...
Plot: life is a bitch, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, single parent, hopes, rise and fall, kids in trouble, alcohol abuse, intrigue, uncontrollable, teenage life, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dreams of Glass (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dreams of Glass is a Drama starring Danny DeVito
Plot: teenage boy, skinny dipping, teen romance, teenage girl, teenager, class differences, forbidden love, interracial romance, fisherman, young love, fishing boat, racial issues ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Winter Solstice (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A widower confronts his older son's decision to leave home and his younger son's self-destructive behavior.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, starting over, love and romance, small town life, couple relations, brother brother relationship, single parent, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Desperate Lives (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A brother and sister get caught up in the drug scene in their local high school, with tragic results.
Plot: high school, drug addiction, teacher student relationship, drug dealing, teenage boy, teenage girl, high school student, marijuana, propaganda, car accident, drugs, suicide ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Game of Love (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The family of a basketball club's president conspires to force him to sell it.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: father son relationship, competition, family relations, family, relationships, basketball, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, husband wife relationship, basketball team, relationship vs career, male female relationship ...
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Audience: teens
Plot: american football, internet, high school, skinny dipping, actor, depression, hospital, brother sister relationship, oil company, older woman younger man relationship, intergenerational friendship, coming of age ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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44 (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Based on true events, 44 is the story of Migs, an 18 year old high school student trapped between the two opposing forces of his father, a drug dealer and convicted felon, and his mother, an NYPD cop.
Plot: father son relationship, nypd, policewoman, 18 year old, teenager, drug dealer, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Red Roses and Petrol (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dysfunctional Irish family gathers after the death of their patriarch.
Style: sincere, touching, psychological, serious, captivating
Plot: secret, family reunited, family relations, dysfunctional family, family conflict, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, love, family gatherings, brother sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family tragedy ...
Place: ireland, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Sleepy Time Gal (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young woman learns of her adoption and eventually quits her law firm job and goes on a journey to find her birth mother.
Plot: birth mother, regret, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, cancer, radio dj, memory, farm, mortality, one night stand, black american, adoption, remorse ...
Time: year 1982
Place: san francisco, new york, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Jack (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jack, in full puberty, not only has to deal with his parents' divorce, but also feels his world is falling apart when his dad tells him he is living with a man. He slowly comes to terms with his own feelings when the girl he has a crush on turn ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, family relations, teenage love, parents and children, self discovery, family life, youth, unfulfillment, gender, single parent, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, year 1982, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 64
My Last Love (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Bong-yong Kim is one of a modest Korean dad who struggles to survive from the work place without any time to get along with his family. He has to work over than he had to, since the boss treat him like his servant – drink late every night, drive ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: father daughter relationship, father son relationship, family relations, husband wife relationship, family, job, relationship vs career, relationships, manager, teenage girl, schoolgirl, asian girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
All These Small Moments (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage boy's infatuation with a woman he sees on the bus further complicates his already tumultuous adolescence.
Style: psychological, sentimental, captivating, realistic
Plot: high school life, adolescence, teenage boy, infatuation, teen romance, older woman younger man relationship, coming of age, fall in love, family relations, husband wife conflict, brother brother relationship, divorce ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%