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: teenage life, soccer, 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: contemporary, 21st century
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 hopes, sport, ambition, athlete's life, rivalry, 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), Undefeated (2003). 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, serious, feel good, touching
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: gymnastics, hopes, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, sport, ambition, lifestyle, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, family, teenage life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 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, contests and competitions, athlete's life, rivalry, friendship, social differences, lifestyle, ego clash, friends, power relations, follow your dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.6
 340
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: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: sport, family problems, youth, society, lifestyle, urban, alcohol abuse, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, student life, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Dans les cordes (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: female boxer, rivalry, family relations, teenage life, family life, family in crisis, hopes, contests and competitions, blind ambition, friends, power relations, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 5.5
 712
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: human spirit, urban ghetto, urban ghetto life, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, hopes, sport, rise to the top, follow your dream, contests and competitions, ambition, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, touching, feel good, realistic
Plot: sport, high school, small town, small town life, teenage life, americana, high school life, lifestyle, society, human spirit, against the odds, leadership ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.8
 884
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: serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, underdog, high school, follow your dream, family, high school life, human spirit, against the odds, small town life, teenage life, athlete's life, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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: realistic, serious
Plot: power relations, urban ghetto, sport team, human spirit, against the odds, disability, college, school, underdog, rivalry, youth, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: twins, high school, sport, athlete and trainer, hopes, siblings relations, athlete's life, family, follow your dream, youth, drug abuse, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
 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: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: ice hockey, rivalry, sport, figure skating, boarding school, athlete's life, hopes, family, athlete and trainer, power relations, friends, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.4
 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: serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic
Plot: sport, athlete's life, human spirit, follow your dream, against the odds, friendship, lifestyle, ambition, unemployment, ship, rivalry, rising to stardom ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, ambition, homecoming, power relations, sport team, youth, underdog, rivalry, college, hotshot hero, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: feel good, sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, coach, little league, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, follow your dream, hopes, school, rivalry, athlete's life, human spirit, against the odds ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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, disturbing, touching, rough
Plot: coach, rugby, dedicated educator, sport, juvenile delinquency, human spirit, starting over, ambition, redemption, teenage life, contests and competitions, baseball ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 190
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: rough, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: female boxer, life is a bitch, hopes, crimes, against the rules, sport, social differences, feminism, society, lifestyle, gender, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, nicaragua
⇓ 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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: wrestling, high school, disability, follow your dream, sport, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, hopes, family, rivalry, school, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: power relations, ambition, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, hopes, sport, sport team, lifestyle, college, underdog, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.1
 891
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: touching, serious, realistic, basketball movie
Plot: sport, small town, high school sports, hopes, contests and competitions, dedicated educator, athlete's life, follow your dream, athlete and trainer, youth, sport team, social relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, exciting, sincere, serious, touching
Audience: boys' night
Plot: human spirit, sport, athlete's life, contests and competitions, ambition, redemption, rivalry, hopes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: miraculous event, contests and competitions, ambition, power relations, sport team, religions or cults, win over, underdog, rivalry, college, follow your dream, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 769
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: tense, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: sport, family relations, underdog, rivalry, athlete and trainer, follow your dream, contests and competitions, athlete's life, parents and children, relationship vs career, blind ambition, hopes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 8K
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, contests and competitions, urban ghetto life, hopes, against the odds, human spirit, ambition, underdog, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, cuba, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: school, athlete and trainer, hopes, family, athlete's life, power relations, sport team, rivalry, sport, small town, ambition, mexican ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, san francisco, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 167
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: psychological, touching, feel good, serious, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: sport, parents and children, ambition, lifestyle, aging, human spirit, athlete and trainer, supportive spouse, follow your dream, rise to the top, hopes, athlete's life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: emotional, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: transplant, hopes, rise to the top, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, sport, rivalry, punjab, lifestyle, bollywood, athlete's life, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 362
The Road Home (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Growing up in Las Vegas, Danny and Melissa meet at age eight and are destined to become life long friends. During their teen years they cling to each other for love and security but as they grow older their lives take different paths. Danny fills ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, humorous, touching
Plot: americana, destiny, power relations, sport team, ambition, coming of age, youth, rivalry, lifestyle, family relations, looking for love, follow your dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Don King: Only in America (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A cinematic portrait of the famous fight promoter and boxing manager.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious
Plot: follow your dream, social misfits, life is a bitch, gangsters, society, prison life, rise and fall, lifestyle, urban ghetto life, contests and competitions, athlete's life, urban ghetto ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, serious, sincere, bleak, gloomy
Plot: sport, friendship, self discovery, athlete's life, follow your dream, hopes, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, down on your luck, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: soccer, orphan, life is a bitch, hopes, escapades, on the road, stadium, youth, family, sport, human spirit, civil war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: europe, turkey, england, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.5
 2K
White Palms (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Having suffered as a boy under a brutal Communist-era coach, champion Hungarian gymnast Miklos moves to Canada years later in search of a new start - only to find himself unwittingly perpetuating the very same cycle of abuse among his own pupils.
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: rivalry, teacher, hungarian, gymnastics, gymnast, power relations, family relations, haunted by the past, youth, self discovery, lifestyle, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s, 2000s
Place: hungary, canada, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%