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, family relations, photographer, break up, teenage girl, teenage boy, older woman younger man relationship, female artist, father son relationship, birthday party, car accident, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, high school, breakup, old friend, husband wife relationship, middle aged woman, golden gate bridge
Place: san francisco

Most similar movies to A Friend's Betrayal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and psychological films with plots about family relations, teenager, father son relationship, teenage boy, teenage girl, husband wife relationship and high school mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like A Friend's Betrayal: The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981), Only Once (1998), Sins of the mind (1997), Thursday's Child (1983), Toughlove (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: running, teenager, high school, female athlete, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, athlete, accident, race, hit by a car, runner ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 51
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 girl, date, motorcycle, father son relationship, cabin, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, pregnant teenager, premarital sex, ambulance, male female relationship, doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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, car accident, nymphomania, sister sister relationship, psychiatrist, nymphomaniac, brain scan, mother daughter relationship, female artist, promiscuous woman, family relations, sex addict ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: family relations, heart transplant, doctor, heart disease, teenager, father son relationship, illness, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: drug addict, drug use, teenage angst, drug addiction, husband wife relationship, juvenile delinquent, father son relationship, teenage boy, family relations, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 dealing, drugs, marijuana, suicide, teenage girl, car accident, high school student, drug addiction, teenage boy, drug dealer, counselor ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: coming out, gay, older man younger man relationship, father son relationship, family relations, male homosexuality, gay slur, lgbt, closeted homosexual, divorced parents, runaway, wristwatch ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.1
 57
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: middle class, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rock band, rock musician, dysfunctional marriage, small town, mother daughter relationship, children, teenager, father son relationship, shotgun, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Etruscan Smile (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Relative newcomers Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis are directing from a script by Michael McGowan, Sarah Bellwood and Michal Lali Kagan. The story follows tough old Scotsman Rory MacNeil as he travels from his home in the remote island of Vallasay, ...
Plot: treatment, family relations, father son reunion, terminal illness, pirate costume, pickpocket, birthday party, feud, male nudity, airport, redheaded woman, american abroad ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Surviving: A Family in Crisis (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Rick is a 17 year old golden boy whose father wants him to became a doctor like himself. Lonnie is a problematic 16 year old girl, who has just come out from a sanatorium after an attempted suicide. The families of both teens are very close friends. ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: suicide, friendship, teenager, impossible love, suicide pact, tragedy, shock, exam, affair, high school student, adultery, angry ...
⇓ 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: prom, family relations, missing child, kidnapping, love and romance, crimes, youth, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, family problems, coming of age, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 125
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 ...
Plot: peeping tom, photographer, high school, coming of age, artist, alcohol, hypnotism, only child, art class, homosexual, teenager, lesbian ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, family problems, lifestyle, teenage life, family in crisis, hopes, parent child relationship, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, high school, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: school, woman with glasses, high school teacher, rape victim, alarm, marriage proposal, school principal, teenage boy, female protagonist, classroom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bicycle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 141
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: denial, mental institution, teenager, high school, drug use, hallucination, family relations, pills, flashback, punch, blood, clinic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, disturbing, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: lifestyle, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, alcohol abuse, kids in trouble, single parent, rise and fall, hopes, intrigue, teenage life, uncontrollable, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, starting over, couple relations, small town life, love and romance, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Dreams of Glass (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dreams of Glass is a Drama starring Danny DeVito
Plot: class differences, teenage boy, asian american, fishing boat, young love, dock, interracial romance, teenage girl, japanese american, fisherman, skinny dipping, teen romance ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 63
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.
Style: based on true events
Plot: drug dealer, father son relationship, teenager, 18 year old, policewoman, nypd, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: touching, psychological, serious, sincere, captivating
Plot: family reunited, family relations, secret, dysfunctional family, family conflict, love, father son relationship, family tragedy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, family gatherings ...
Place: new york, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 139
Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of father, band, restaurant, undressing, swimming pool, lie, bare breasts, adultery, marriage, singer, ulcer, singing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: mother daughter relationship, birth mother, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, death, break up, one night stand, interracial relations, search for mother, breakup, family relations, writers ...
Time: year 1982
Place: manhattan new york city, pennsylvania, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: homelessness, orphan, children, hardship, family, foster child, 19 year old, family home, blonde girl, determination, carnival, voting ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, year 1959, 50s, 60s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, sentimental, humorous, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, coming of age, parents and children, teenage love, family life, self discovery, crumbling marriage, youth, single parent, gender, family problems, couples ...
Time: contemporary, year 1982, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Welcome Home, Bobby (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a Chicago teen is arrested for drug possession, the ensuing investigation reveals that he has had sexual contact with an older man. Discovering his sexual encounter, other students start shunning him and call for his expulsion from school. His ...
Plot: coming out, gay teenager, gay, parent child relationship, breakup, sexual confusion, homosexual love, coming of age, petition, teenage boy, seduction, speedo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Unanswered Prayers (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his football career, Ben Beck returned to his Virginia small town and joined the family building firm. His family happiness with wife Lorrie and adolescent son Jessie is suddenly tested by the return of Ben's first high-school love, Ava ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, homecoming, love and romance, couples, society, adultery, husband wife relationship, infidelity, father son relationship, seduction, family business, lovers reunited ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: cancer, patient, farm, family crisis, last will and testament, sacrifice, farmer, orphan, terminal illness, self sacrifice, poverty, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Garden of Children (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Two people deal with their problems
Plot: father son relationship, grave, loss of father, contest, dog, gift, revolt, competition, little boy, rebel, death of father, hysterical outburst ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 153
Chubasco (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A wild beach boy takes a job on a tuna fishing boat.
Plot: fisherman, love, teenager, elopement, port, teenage girl, beach, rebel, beach party, forbidden love, troubled youth, young love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 13
The Saber (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Cadet Cameron O'Connor, class leader and computer whiz-kid, succumbs to the lure of Internet pornography, losing what he deems most precious - his relationship with Allison and his future at the Military Academy. A crisis of faith leads to his ...
Style: christian film
Plot: military training, computer, internet, student, cadet, strip club, friendship, ambulance, military, surprise party, pornography, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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