Movies like She Cried No

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She Cried No (1996)
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She Cried No (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A college freshman is date-raped and tries to press charges.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: school, college, womanizer, youth, friendship, sexual relations, parents and children, student life, couples, small town life, small town, college life, deadly, power relations, female director, rape, student, rapist, court, hospital, trial, alcohol, female protagonist, bullying, mirror ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s

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Most similar movies to She Cried No

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about youth, friendship, couples, college, family relations, parents and children and friends mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like She Cried No: A Reason to Believe (1995), Dying to Belong (1997), Between Something & Nothing (2008), Back to School Mom (2015), The Well (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Reason to Believe (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sorority gal Charlotte's innocence is lost after she is raped during a frat party. Confused, terrified and shunned by her peers, she finds solace and the courage to confront her attacker after she is befriended by the leader of a campus ...
Style: sexual, touching, sincere, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, college, rape, frat party, betrayal, life is a bitch, society, youth, looking for sex, student life, self discovery, feminism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Dying to Belong (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a girls friend is killed by a college hazing, she is the only one who can find out the truth.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: college, sorority, power relations, siblings relations, college life, student life, mystery, contests and competitions, youth, death, investigation, degradation ...
Time: 90s
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Between Something & Nothing (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: BETWEEN SOMETHING & NOTHING is based on filmmaker Todd Verow’s experiences at Rhode Island School of Design. After being accepted into a prestigious New England art school, sexy small-town JOE and townie mastermind JENNIFER quickly join ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: college, gay, dangerous attraction, self discovery, lifestyle, youth, student life, friendship, prostitute, sexual relations, social misfits, art school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rhode island
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Back to School Mom (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary Thomas, a free-spirited musician, has spent the past two decades traveling the world, but at age 41 she decides to go back to college and finish her degree so that, for once, she can finally finish something she started. Back at her old ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: college, family relations, redemption, starting over, college life, homecoming, life is a bitch, social relations, small town, bittersweet, mother son relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Well (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young Katherine and her older friend Hester live at the isolated farm run by Hester and her father Francis. Katherine works as a maid and wants to leave that place because there's too much work. Hester, however, gets attracted to Katherine and ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, contemplative ...
Plot: small town life, friendship, woman in danger, small town, murder, countryside, heist, couple relations, strong female presence, crimes, deadly, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
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Speak (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Freshman high-school student Melinda has refused to speak ever since she called the cops on a popular summer party. With her old friends snubbing her for being a rat, and her parents too busy to notice her troubles, she folds into herself, trying to ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: innocence lost, rape victim, teenage life, unsupportive friend, life is a bitch, school, high school, youth, high school life, family problems, rape, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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44%
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Poison Friends (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of college students are duped by a charming pathological liar.
Style: talky, thought provoking, cynical, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, youth, friends, power relations, college life, college, teachers and students, student life, betrayal, student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mishap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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43%
Invisible Child (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman with two children believes she has three and her husband and oldest daughter play along with her to keep her balanced (or as close to balanced that a woman with an invisible child can be). However, when the family hires a new nanny, it is ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: mental illness, dysfunctional family, nanny, family relations, family in crisis, custody, family life, friendship, death in the family, couple relations, sexual relations, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Class of '96 (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Class of '96 is an American drama series that aired on Fox from January to May 1993. The series was created by John Romano and filmed mostly at the University of Toronto.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college life, university, social relations, college graduate, friends, disorder, bittersweet, fish out of water, friendship, student life, teachers and students, college ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Tully (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tully Jr. and Earl live on their father's Nebraska ranch, proud and independent to a fault. While the shy, reclusive Earl spends his free time watching movies, the cockier Tully works his way through a succession of short-term affairs and an ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: small town, friendship, womanizer, lifestyle, young lovers, opposites attract, introspection, parents and children, haunted by the past, family problems, couples, society ...
Place: nebraska, usa, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Small Circle of Friends (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the late 1960s, three Harvard students Jessica (Karen Allen), Leo (Brad Davis) and Nick (Jameson Parker) grow close as they undergo personal changes, but their friendship is jeopardized by romantic feelings both men develop for Jessica.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, touching, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, college life, journalism, lifestyle, coming of age, unfulfillment, buddies, college, fall in love, twentysomething life, student life, school ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Promised Land (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three recent high school grads - star athlete Hancock, his cheerleader girlfriend, Mary, and the awkward Senator - aim to leave their small town behind and realize big dreams, but their idealistic plans collide with life's harsh realities.
Style: gloomy, contemplative, realistic, serious
Plot: wedding, basketball, tattoo, destiny, dangerous attraction, catastrophe, hopes, youth, coming of age, couples, friends, school ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Her Desperate Choice (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Despite allegations of sexual abuse against her ex-husband, Jody (Faith Ford) has lost a custody battle for Samantha (Hanna Hall) and faces a choice of turning her daughter over to him, or taking flight and risking kidnapping charges. Pursued by ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, rough, realistic ...
Plot: on the run, sexual abuse, kidnapping, couples, family problems, parents separation, starting over, parents and children, child in peril, life is a bitch, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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School's Out! (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Degrassi kids spend one last summer together.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, college, teenage pregnancy, drunk driving, lifeguard, sexual relations, couples, young lovers, coming of age, love and romance, youth, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Another Perfect Stranger (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ten years have passed. Nikki's daughter Sarah, now 19 and heading West for college, is at her own spiritual crossroads. To make matters worse, her mother has recently revealed that, nearly a decade ago, she was the dinner guest of the Almighty ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: teenage life, mysterious character, youth, family relations, religions or cults, friendship, parents and children, college, christian propaganda, stranger, discussion, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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43%
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Unwed Father (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 9 months after a drunken sexual encounter, a young man winds up raising a baby on his own.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking
Plot: babies and infants, single father, single parent, adoption, custody, environmentalism, hopes, love and romance, youth, music band, couples, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Separate Peace (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Gene and Finny are two boys who are best friends living in 1943, at the height of World War II. The idea that the boys will most likely be drafted when they turn eighteen is surrounding them, and they are practically forced to live their lives to ...
Style: touching, disturbing, sexual, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, coming of age, betrayal, friendship, love and romance, gender, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, hopes, best friends, buddies, youth ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Home Before Dark (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It's 1963 in rural Massachusetts, and Nora James has the usual worries of an eleven year-old girl:lipstick, first crushes, staying out of trouble at school...not easy when your teacher is the elderly Sister Concilia. And even harder when your ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: family relations, hopes, single parent, haunted by the past, small town life, mental institution, small town, love affair, infidelity, countryside, school, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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2 Friends (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two girls, at 15; Louise, in a prestigious girls' high school, and Kelly, who was admitted but forbidden by her father to attend. This is the end of their friendship, and from here the film progresses in a backwards time line to a final freeze ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, non-linear, surreal
Plot: best friends, friendship, school, parents and children, teenage life, high school, coming of age, lifestyle, youth, love and romance, college, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Is There Life Out There? (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lily Marshall (McEntire) has a loving, supportive husband, two great kids and an unfulfilled dream: to return to college and get the degree she always wanted. "Is there life beyond her family and home?", Lily wonders. The hole in ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Plot: self discovery, school, terminal illness, college, starting over, hopes, youth, love and romance, family life, human nature, college life, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
For the Love of Nancy (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The parents of an anorexic woman fight to save her life.
Style: witty, psychological, touching, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: anorexia, college, eating disorder, mental illness, police station, teenage life, physical appearance, parents and children, youth, fighting crime, society, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Jewel (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the 1940s a 40-year-old woman with five healthy children gives birth to a girl with Down's syndrome.
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: disability, family relations, family life, family problems, society, social relations, couples, couple relations, small town, pregnancy, small town life, family in crisis ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 60s, 1960s
Place: mississippi, california
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42%
Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Moyher's good boy Benny Silman from Brooklyn becomes an economics student at Arizona State University for the sun and sexy girls- and the proximity of gambling paradise Las Vegas. Benny aces his studies, being a mathematical genius, but the one ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: bookies, friendship, ambition, lifestyle, fall in love, culture clash, college life, buddies, youth, follow your dream, couples, gambling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, new york, las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Mentor (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A thought-provoking drama about the power that a famous university professor holds over his students and assistants.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, power relations, dishonesty, university, unfulfillment, ambition, manipulation, college, friendship, mentor, power, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Boys of Paul Street (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Budapest, two rival gangs of young boys lay claim to a vacant lot. The hostilities escalate yet never quite boil over into actual violence. Just when things do get out of hand, however, the problem is "solved" by the city government, ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: school, youth, disorder, power relations, social relations, family relations, friends, young heroes, mischievous children, rivalry, parents and children, teachers and students ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Doing Time on Maple Drive (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dysfunctional family drama. Absent father, alcoholic brother Tim (Jim Carrey) try to cope with life. Fox movie of the week.
Style: gloomy, talky, semi serious, realistic
Plot: suburbs, dysfunctional family, coming out, alcohol abuse, family relations, thirtysomething life, couples, family problems, youth, crumbling marriage, college, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: yale university
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42%
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Due East (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The movie spotlights an intelligent high school senior and National Merit Scholar (Bryant) who has never been part of the "in crowd." She teaches a high school equivalency night class, tends to the needs of her widower father, Jesse ...
Style: sincere, emotional, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: single parent, small town, coming of age, destructive relationship, teenage life, lifestyle, couples, family relations, love and romance, youth, parents and children, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Substitute (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school substitute English teacher resorts to murder to protect her murderous dark past while seducing a student whom begins to suspect her true identity.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: high school, murder, youth, crimes, disorder, high school hunk, power relations, teachers and students, haunted by the past, workplace situations, deadly, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Jaded (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an innocent young girl finds herself befriended by two sexy, uninhibited girls at a small-town bar, she discovers that they have more planned than just a party-and she's central to the action.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: lesbian seduction, investigation, rape, sexual abuse, courtroom drama, life is a bitch, dishonesty, mind game, legal, gays and lesbians, deadly, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
I Travel Alone (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jarle Klepp is a 25-year-old student of literature with a passion for Adorno, Proust and grown-up women - and definitely not Tamagochi's, Lady Di and small kids. The news that he is the father of a seven year old girl - and that she will come ...
Style: realistic, emotional, contemplative, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, friends, youth, society, couples, twentysomething life, student life, student
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: norway, europe
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41%