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XTC Just Don't Do It (2006)
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XTC Just Don't Do It (2006)
Original name: Afblijven
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Melissa is een meisje van 15 dat niets liever doet dan dansen. Haar ouders denken dat ze lessen in klassiek ballet volgt maar eenmaal op de dansschool stort ze zich vol overgave op de hiphop danslessen. Melissa is goed bevriend met Jordi en hij is dan ook heel blij voor Melissa wanneer zij wordt gevraagd om te dansen in de videoclip van de bekende rapper Brainpower.
Style: sincere, captivating, disturbing
Audience: family outing
Plot: dancing, teenager, friendship, friends, family relations, dancehall girl, dancer, classmate, ambition, ambitious woman, classmate classmate relationship, drug abuse, drugs, dream, coming of age, abuse, kissing, female director, dance

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, sincere, serious and realistic films with plots about friendship, family relations, youth, friends, coming of age, teenager and parents and children mostly in Drama, Family and Sport genres. Some movies like XTC Just Don't Do It: Cool Kids Don't Cry (2012), The Tiger Rising (2022), 1 Chance 2 Dance (2014), Saving Shiloh (2006), Smitty (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cool Kids Don't Cry (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Adaptation of one of Benelux most famous children's novels. Tough prime school girl Akkie loves soccer and can be a real bully. Love is the only thing she's scared of. When Akkie is diagnosed with Leukemia, she has to fight for her life. ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: europe, holland
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The Tiger Rising (2022)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When 12-year-old Rob Horton discovers a caged tiger in the woods near his home, his imagination runs wild and life begins to change in the most unexpected ways. With the help of a wise and mysterious maid, Willie May and the stubborn new girl in ...
Style: sincere, psychological, captivating, disturbing
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1 Chance 2 Dance (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a 17-year old aspiring dancer is uprooted in her high school senior year, she finds herself divided between two boys, and she will have one last shot at making her dream a reality.
Style: captivating, emotional, sincere, light
Audience: kids, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dance school, one last chance, dancing, teenager, dancer, 17 year old, follow your dream, rivalry, love triangle, friendship, couples, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Saving Shiloh (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this third movie about Shiloh, Judd Travers is accused of killing a man he once fought in a bar. Everyone in the town consider Judd to be guilty except Marty Preston, but even him has some doubts. Trying to clear Judd's name Marty and his ...
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, touching, saga
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Smitty (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: SMITTY is a family film about a rescue dog. When life gets tough for Ben, a friendly paw is all it takes to pull him through. Mischievous thirteen-year-old Ben is sent to his grandfather's farm for the summer, where he crosses paths with a ...
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Time: year 2010, 21st century
Place: usa, iowa
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Storm Boy (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: psychological, disturbing, touching, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: boy, pelican, childhood, bird, sea, ocean, son, youth, friendship, storm, boyhood, family relations ...
Place: south australia, adelaide south australia
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Little Big Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While out and about tending to his herd, young shepherd Larus meets a mysterious little girl named Tinke. Quickly realizing that the girl is alone, Larus brings Tinke some food and slowly builds a friendship with her. Tinke, whose parents died ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: denmark, europe
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Navillera (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: A coming-of-age drama about a 23-year-old ballerino and an old man who begins ballet at the age of 70.
Style: disturbing, captivating, sincere, psychological
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Anne of Green Gables (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family
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Duration: 90 min.
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Audience: family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Eskil & Trinidad (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Christmas Bunny (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family
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Duration: 144 min.
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Style: sincere, captivating, feel good, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Regret! (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jochem is the target of bullying. David does not participate, but he dares intervene. The class teacher also does not engage., Jochem seems to attract the harassment, which gets worse every day. One morning David feels guilty. Why did he never ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, sad, captivating
Audience: family outing, teens, teen drama
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Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Duration: 94 min.
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Duration: 113 min.
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Style: uplifting, emotional, captivating, sincere, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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39%
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Duration: 110 min.
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Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic
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When I Find the Ocean (2006)
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Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, captivating
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