Movies like Brother 2010

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Brother (2010)
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Brother (2010)
Original name: Hermano
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two brothers fight to escape a violent and poor neighborhood in Caracas by playing soccer. Daniel wishes to play professionally while Julio supports the family with dirty money. The opportunity of a lifetime comes when a talent scout invites them to the Caracas Football Club. The boys' mother dies in a shootout forcing each brother to decide what it is more important to them:family, revenge, or achieving their dreams.
Style: touching, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soccer, teenage life, gangsters, crimes, sport, youth, athlete's life, family relations, contests and competitions, life is a bitch, overcoming, athlete and trainer, ambition, scout, follow your dream, hopes, urban ghetto life, society, lifestyle, siblings relations, rivalry, step siblings, power relations, urban ghetto, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venezuela, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and feel good films with plots about sport, hopes, ambition, rivalry, athlete's life, athlete and trainer and power relations mostly in Drama, Sport and Family genres. Some movies like Brother: A Second Chance (2011), Fast Girls (2012), Streetballers (2009), Dans les cordes (2007), Hometown Legend (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Second Chance (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young girl and her coach overcome adversity to make their way into the National Australian Gymnastics Squad.
Style: realistic, feel good, touching, serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: gymnastics, family, ambition, rivalry, underdog, lifestyle, youth, one more chance, athlete's life, hopes, teenage life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 3K
Fast Girls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A street smart runner develops an intense rivalry with an equally ambitious wealthy young athlete.
Style: uplifting, exciting, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Plot: sport, society, athlete's life, contests and competitions, ambition, ego clash, social differences, lifestyle, follow your dream, hopes, foe turned friend, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.7
 339
Streetballers (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Defining street basketball as America's new favorite pastime, it is a story driven by passion, faith, and achieving goals. A story capturing the poetic nature of street basketball, highlighting the struggles endured on and off the court by the ...
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: sport, society, urban, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, youth, rivalry, contests and competitions, urban ghetto life, hopes, athlete and trainer, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Dans les cordes (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, female boxer, youth, best friends, lifestyle, blind ambition, contests and competitions, family in crisis, sport, teenage life, family life, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Hometown Legend (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A teenage drifter finds an opportunity to turn his life around when he joins a high-school football program with a hard-nosed coach.
Style: sincere, serious, feel good, touching, realistic
Plot: sport, high school, small town, ambition, working class, americana, society, lifestyle, high school life, athlete's life, hopes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.5
 706
Undefeated (2003)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lex 'El Animal' Vargas is a promising Portorican boxer in Queens, but lacks ambition to aim for the big career. That changes after his brother Paulie is accidentally shot dead by a teenager in an amateur hold-up on their late dad's ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious
Plot: sport, family business, ambition, underdog, rivalry, hopes, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, follow your dream, contests and competitions, urban ghetto life, rise to the top ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.8
 878
Underdogs (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in rural Ohio, the birthplace of football, UNDERDOGS is the story of a small-town high school football team destined to play their cross-town rival, a perennial powerhouse, while standing up for an entire community.
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, underdog, high school, high school life, against the odds, family, one last chance, follow your dream, athlete's life, parents and children, hopes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.9
 3K
Go Figure (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Katelin Kingsford, an Olympic hopeful figure skater wants to train with a Russian figure skating coach. In order to go to go to the school that Natasha is at, Katelin gets a scholarship playing on the girls hockey team.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ice hockey, rivalry, sport, boarding school, skating, hockey, teenage life, school, power relations, friends, family relations, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Double Teamed (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Heather and Heidi play volleyball for their school team, when their family decides that they need to go to a bigger school so that they will have a better chance for scholarships. But at the new school, the twins are discovered by the basketball ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: twins, high school, rivalry, school, feminism, lifestyle, against the odds, youth, underdog, ambition, power relations, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.9
 16
Matchups (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ian Willams -- who was born blind in one eye -- grew up undaunted to become an elite college basketball player. But his dream of winning a national championship and turning pro was sidetracked when a tragic accident left him completely blind. ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: follow your dream, dedicated educator, athlete and trainer, hopes, urban ghetto life, sport, misfit, lifestyle, against the odds, society, college, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.2
 10K
Forever Strong (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rick Penning lives life just like he plays rugby; fast, hard-hitting and intense. When life on the edge lands him in jail, prison ward Marcus Tate offers him a chance to get back in the game by playing for his rival, Highland Rugby. Reluctantly Rick ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, disturbing, rough
Plot: sport, juvenile delinquency, coach, human spirit, starting over, ambition, redemption, teenage life, contests and competitions, hopes, dedicated educator, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 1K
Madison (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1971, air-conditioner repairman and boat enthusiast Jim McCormick entertains his desire to 'go down' as a legend in the record books when the Gold Cup hydroplane boat race improbably comes to his small town of Madison, Indiana. ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic
Plot: sport, athlete's life, urban ghetto life, athlete and trainer, underdog, friendship, rivalry, unemployment, human spirit, contests and competitions, hopes, follow your dream ...
Time: 70s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
One Hit from Home (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Story: After suffering a career ending knee injury, pro-baseball superstar Jimmy Easton (Dave Stone) returns to a place he has not been in a very long time....home. Here, Jimmy confronts dark memories from a tragic past as he tries to make peace with a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, uplifting
Plot: sport, college, underdog, rivalry, haunted by the past, ambition, power relations, sport team, homecoming, follow your dream, hopes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Finding Buck McHenry (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an 11 year old boy gets cut from his Little League baseball team, he sets out to form his own team.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, little league, coach, african american, underdog, rivalry, school, contests and competitions, hopes, follow your dream, friendship, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Going to the Mat (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jace Newfield has a problem. Besides being blind and being the new kid at school, his problem is that the kids at his new school thinks he's a jerk. Jace has to find a way to be accepted into his new school. Joining the wrestling team just ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: wrestling, high school, disability, power relations, human spirit, teenage life, teenage love, misfit, high school life, friendship, school, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Facing the Giants (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A losing coach with an underdog football team faces their giants of fear and failure on and off the field to surprising results.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, feel good, football movie ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, chick flick
Plot: sport, football, underdog, christian, religions or cults, power relations, rivalry, youth, human spirit, unsuccessful, hopes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
When Saturday Comes (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jimmy Muir comes from a typical gritty, northern town where there are only two options: working down the pit or in a factory. But Jimmy has other ideas - he dreams of becoming a professional footballer. Confronted by a bitter and unsupportive ...
Style: realistic, sincere, bleak, serious, gloomy
Plot: sport, friendship, life is a bitch, infidelity, society, alcohol abuse, lifestyle, friends, family relations, urban ghetto, couples, working class ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 187
La Yuma (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France, Mexico, Spain, Nicaragua
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is the story of Yuma a strong-willed and rebellious girl from the poor neighborhoods of Managua who dreams of being a boxer.
Style: sincere, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: female boxer, siblings relations, parents and children, crimes, life is a bitch, fall in love, gender, society, social differences, lifestyle, feminism, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nicaragua, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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A Season on the Brink (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "A Season on the Brink: A Year with Bob Knight and the Indiana Hoosiers" is based on the best-selling book by John Feinstein. The movie chronicles Indiana's 1985-86 season, when Knight granted Feinstein unprecedented access to the ...
Style: serious, uplifting, realistic, basketball movie
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, athlete's life, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, hopes, sport, underdog, rivalry, university, college, sport team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 3K
Will (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Will is an 2012 British sports drama directed by Ellen Perry and starring Damian Lewis, Jane March and Bob Hoskins. .At the start of the film, eleven year-old Liverpool fan Will Brennan is at a boarding school in the south of England, due to his ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Plot: orphan, soccer, life turned upside down, hopes, ambition, human spirit, on the road, civil war, sport, family, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: europe, turkey, england, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 344
Little Zizou (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a Pasie boy's view of his community in modern day Mumbai.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: healing power, society, innocence lost, rivalry, religions or cults, family relations, youth, siblings relations, love and romance, sport, soccer, child protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 866
Believe in Me (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In a conservative small town, a young man's wish to coach high school basketball are tweaked by a school board decision that makes him the new coach of the girls' team.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, basketball movie
Plot: sport, small town, high school sports, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, follow your dream, human spirit, small town life, underdog, rivalry, power relations, sport team ...
Time: 60s
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Never Too Young to Dream (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of kids have a dream: to play a football championship and to win. Their dream is going to be fulfilled by Don Pepe, an old guy with lots of expectations for his kids.
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, family, athlete's life, sport, hopes, power relations, sport team, rivalry, athlete and trainer, ambition, small town, coach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, san francisco, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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A Fighting Man (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two men meet in the ring for a fight that will change their lives.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ambition, contests and competitions, athlete's life, sport, rivalry, redemption, human spirit, hopes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Full-Court Miracle (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Full-Court Miracle is a 2003 Disney Channel Original Movie. It premiered on November 23, 2003. Inspired by the true story of University of Virginia basketball star Lamont Carr, the film centers on a group of young Jewish basketball players who ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: hopes, miraculous event, family, follow your dream, switching roles, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, rivalry, underdog, college, athlete's life, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 7K
Gladiator (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A story of two teenagers trapped in the world of illegal underground boxing. One is fighting to save his fathers life and using the money pay off gambling debts accumulated by his father. The second is fighting for the money to get out of the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, harsh, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friendship, sport, boxing, rivalry, human spirit, hopes, contests and competitions, urban ghetto life, against the odds, ambition, underdog, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, cuba, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 768
Price of Glory (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An ex-boxer, living with the knowledge that his fight career was cut short by a crooked manager, channels his bitter disappointment in a single-minded quest for boxing championships for his three sons. We see them in pee-wee Silver Glove matches ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, tense
Plot: sport, obsession, ambition, human spirit, contests and competitions, blind ambition, athlete and trainer, follow your dream, relationship vs career, athlete's life, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 166
The Kid (1997)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jimmy Albright is a young athlete with a passion for boxing. His mentor, Harry Sloan, an aging trainer and former boxer, sees Jimmy's potential, not only as a boxer but as a young man. With Harry's guidance, Jimmy trains and fights his way ...
Style: feel good, psychological, touching, sincere, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: sport, rise to the top, ambition, underdog, rivalry, aging, parents and children, hopes, athlete's life, supportive spouse, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Miracle of Bern (2003)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The movie deals with the championship-winning German soccer team of 1954. Its story is linked with two others: The family of a young boy is split due to the events in World War II, and the father returns from Russia after eleven years. The second ...
Style: exciting, sentimental, feel good, realistic, serious
Plot: soccer, sport, soccer coach, human spirit, contests and competitions, athlete's life, follow your dream, against the odds, working class, athlete and trainer, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: germany, switzerland, hungary, europe, budapest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 2K
Ours (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: An ex-boxer Baldev Choudhary (Dharmendra) has had a stain in his boxing career. He wanted to wash it with his son Angad's (Sunny Deol) success, but times were hard and a financial crunch kept him from achieving this dream. Though Angad pulled ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, emotional
Plot: transplant, parents and children, athlete and trainer, sport, contests and competitions, family relations, power relations, rivalry, bollywood, ambition, rise to the top, follow your dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%