Movies like Love That Boy

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Love That Boy (2003)
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Love That Boy (2003)
Original name: Love that Boy
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Love That Boy is the story of Phoebe, a socially inept overachiever, unrecognized in a world run by C students. Phoebe’s life is totally dominated by her “To Do Before Graduation” list. When Phoebe’s best friend Robyn dumps Phoebe two weeks before college graduation, Robyn points out that Phoebe’s list is missing one essential thing - a boyfriend. Not wanting to be alone at graduation, the most important day of her life, Phoebe begins an ill-fated quest to find a boyfriend. After the demise of her first relationship - her “boyfriend” didn’t even know that they were going out - Phoebe inadvertently falls in love. The only problem is, he’s fourteen.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, captivating, light, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: fall in love, friendship, couples, youth, college, friends, coming of age, age difference, looking for love, teenager, obsession, university, love and romance, college life, college student, bucket list, romance, female director

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Most similar movies to Love That Boy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, humorous and captivating films with plots about youth, friendship, friends, love and romance, coming of age, couples and teenager mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Love That Boy: Happy Days (2007), Face 2 Face (2016), Chicken (2015), Not Cool (2014), Just a Dream (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Happy Days (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: The movie revolves around eight youngsters, who become good friends in their freshman years when they join the college for their Bachelors in Engineering (B.E.). The life of these young minds, be it personal or that in college, is dealt with aplomb. ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Plot: friendship, college, graduation, student life, couples, coming of age, couple relations, lifestyle, buddies, university, teachers and students, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india, asia
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Face 2 Face (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Over a series of video chats, a teenage outcast reaches out to his childhood friend, but finds that behind the veneer of popularity and a seemingly perfect life, she hides a disturbing secret.
Style: captivating, light, unusual plot structure, tense, sincere ...
Plot: bullying, childhood friend, coming of age, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, couple relations, teenage life, love and romance, couples, youth, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Chicken (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: RICHARD, 15 with learning difficulties, longs to put down roots but his restless and destructive brother, POLLY, needs to keep moving. When the land they live on is bought by a new landowner, and the electricity supply to their caravan is cut, their ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, first love, learning disability, farm, teenager, caravan, friendship, love, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Not Cool (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: NOT COOL follows former prom king and college freshman Scott (Shane Dawson) who has just returned home for Thanksgiving break only to be dumped by his eccentric, long-term girlfriend. With his world turned upside down, Scott strikes an unlikely ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, scenic, romantic ...
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, youth, friends, college life, couples, unlikely couple, small town, homecoming, love, college, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Just a Dream (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Film crew arrives in a small town in Nevada desert. Ends up changing the life of a 12-year-old kid and a friend of his, a movie lover.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Plot: youth, coming of age, desert, filmmaking, friendship, friends, obsession, interracial relations, family life, family relations, social relations, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: nevada, usa
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83%
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Nanban (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: The plot of the film illustrates the embankment of two friends on a quest for a lost buddy, who was once an optimistic and successful student. On their journey, they recount their college life and special moments that the three shared up until their ...
Style: humorous, touching, sincere, captivating, light ...
Plot: friendship, college, student, fall in love, college life, old friend, coming of age, teachers and students, buddies, professor, free spirited, education ...
Time: 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Butterfly Kisses (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: We follow Jake and his two best friends, Kyle and Jarred through a world distorted by sex and porn. The leader is Kyle – he talks about girls non-stop, Jarred can’t stop cheating on his girlfriend and then there’s Jake, a quiet and shy ...
Style: sexy, psychological, unusual plot structure, humorous, light ...
Plot: friendship between boys, teenage boy, friendship, teenage girl, coming of age, youth, couple relations, friends, couples, love and romance, society, love ...
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82%
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Cherry. (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Brian Cherry, a sweet, sensitive young Los Angeleno, falls for the beautiful, electric, and damaged Jules, she turns his ideas about women and sex upside-down. Slowly, he is drawn into a twisted love-triangle that includes Jules and his best ...
Style: sexy, realistic, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, couples, fall in love, best friends, love, friendship, youth, revenge, escapades, love and romance, generation y, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Funny Ha Ha (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Unsure of what to do next, 23-year-old Marnie tries her best to navigate life after college in this romantic comedy. Still partying like there's no tomorrow, Marnie drags herself out of bed for her miserable temp job and can't decide ...
Style: mumblecore, humorous, clever, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: youth, lifestyle, looking for love, friendship, college, cult, coming of age, self discovery, survival, relationships, teenager, singleness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Bulgarian Rhapsody (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria, Israel
Duration: 108 min.
Story: the story of two adolescents, Moni and Zhozho, who meet 17-year-old Zheni in 1943 and with whom both fell in love. The events that follow unfold while Bulgaria has to decide on the deportation of 11 343 Jewish citizens in Macedonia and Thrace.
Style: emotional, captivating, suspenseful, touching, serious ...
Plot: teenage love, on the run, fall in love, friendship, wartime life, holocaust, society, teenage life, love and romance, anti semitism, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Too Young to Marry (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Connecticut high school students Max Doyle and Jessica Carpenter fall in love and feel making love isn't enough, so they brave everyone's objections and get married.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lovers reunited, love and romance, fall in love, hopes, interracial relations, couples, wish come true, coming of age, youth, teenage life, unfulfilled love, best friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.9
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Being 14 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The lives and turbulent adventures of a bunch of fourteen-year-old teenagers, through the eyes of three young girls - Sarah, Jade and Louise - with one last year to go before high school.
Style: realistic, emotional, atmospheric, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, teenage life, youth, drug abuse, sexuality, self discovery, college, strong female presence, best friends, life is a bitch, high school life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
In Between Days (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, South Korea, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Korean immigrant falls in love with her best friend while navigating her way through the challenges of living in a new country.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, captivating, depressing ...
Plot: coming of age, immigrants, friendship, teenage life, society, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, youth, love, couples, women of color, korean american ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Breakfast with Curtis (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Syd is an eccentric bookseller with delusions of grandeur fueled by red wine. He caused a rift 5 years ago between his bohemian housemates and the family next door, but now tries to recruit his 14-year-old neighbor as a collaborator.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, touching, psychological ...
Plot: friendship, friends, coming of age, teenage boy, drugs, death threat, depression, love, youth, couples, love and romance, summer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Tiny Times (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When four best friends try and move forward in their work and personal life, they realize that trying to live their life's dream is more difficult than they imagine -- especially in the high fashion world of Shanghai.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fashion, friendship, coming of age, relationship vs career, ambition, looking for love, couples, youth, fashion magazine, female friendship, strong female presence, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: shanghai, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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: non-linear, serious, realistic, surreal, emotional
Plot: friendship, female friendship, best friends, family relations, couples, friends, boarding school, coming of age, love and romance, human nature, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Sex and the USA (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Thirteen year old Audrey Shaw is new to Bellweather, California and certain shell never fit in when she meets Krista Rich, the pretty, popular girl she aspires to be "or be with" shes just not sure. In a conservative California town, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, sexual
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, society, youth, friends, teenage life, friendship, innocence lost, coming of age, high school life, teenager, drugs, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Valley (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is the story of three sensitive teens who are forced to deal with violence at home, violence at school. It is a story of friendship, of love and hate, where the adolescents world is revealed as cruel and beautiful, a world where the desire to ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, friendship, buddies, youth, love and romance, graphic violence, family relations, coming of age, friends, violence, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Guilty Hearts (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Over the course of this drama's six separate stories, a variety of couples struggle with the infidelity, dishonesty and heartbreak that plagues their varied pasts. In overcoming their challenges, these diverse individuals embrace a brighter ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: looking for love, infidelity, love and romance, redemption, friendship, haunted by the past, couple relations, couples, bittersweet, friends
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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A Trip (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three friends embark on a road trip like in high school, but things have changed - Gregor is going to war mission, Ziva is going to study abroad, while Andrej is still the same. There are secrets left unsaid. Can their friendship survive?
Style: emotional, realistic, road movie, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, love triangle, on the road, journey, coming of age, youth, lesbian, lgbt, picnic, direction and purpose, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: slovenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Fujoshi, Ukkari Gei ni Kokuru (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
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Story: Jun, a closeted gay teenager who loves Queen, starts a relationship after bumping into his classmate, Sae, and sees her buying "yaoi" manga. However, Jun suffers a lot when he tries to learn to be straight.
Style: touching, feel good, sweet, light
Plot: gay, gay man straight woman relationship, gay teenager, friends, fall in love, friendship, love and romance, looking for love, couples, blind date, youth, couple relations ...
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78%
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Honey & Clover (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Adapted from the popular manga of the same name, director Masahiro Takada's coming of age drama follows five Hama Art College students as they prepare to venture out into the real world on a great voyage of self-discovery.
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, sweet, shoujo ...
Plot: love triangle, couples, coming of age, self discovery, lifestyle, college, youth, love, friendship, introvert, superhero, school ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
More Sex & the Single Mom (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Single, divorced lawyer Jess Gradwell returns in this sequel as she tries to raise her new three-year-old son, Jake, while dealing with her teenage daughter, Sara's, growing carnal desires with a photographer she meets while planning her high ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family gatherings, looking for love, parents and children, lifestyle, midlife crisis, couples, family relations, love and romance, youth, unfulfillment, single parent, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Swimming (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two girl friends in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina find their relationship changing as they encounter new arrivals to the town.
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, couple relations, best friends, self discovery, youth, fall in love, small town life, teenage life, teenage love, human nature, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Color of Rain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After cancer claims Matt Kell's life on Christmas Day 2005, his widow, Gina and two young boys are left to cope with the pain of his loss while their close church community gathers around them for support.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, emotional, realistic
Plot: christmas, fall in love, friendship, love and romance, friends, terminal illness, youth, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, love story, loss of husband, power of love ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Kirishima Thing (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story about the disappearance of Kirishima, a star athlete of the volleyball club, and how his disappearance affects every person in school.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, semi serious, touching, psychological ...
Plot: high school, disappearance, friendship, society, social relations, youth, rivalry, teenager, japanese schoolgirl, student life, social differences, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Jess + Moss (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jess, age 18, and Moss, age 12 are second cousins in the dark-fire tobacco fields of rural Western Kentucky. Without immediate families that they can relate to, and lacking friends their own age, they only have each other. Over the course of a ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, stylized, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, youth, farm, teenage life, friendship, self discovery, love and romance, society, incest, teenager, childhood, woman with a gun ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
A Time in Quchi (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Bao stays with his grandfather for the summer and is shocked to see there are no modern appliances.
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, serious
Plot: friendship, coming of age, family relations, family problems, friends, parents and children, youth, elderly, village, countryside, school, boy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Scratch (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A story of young love and early life choices.
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: youth, moral dilemma, starting over, love affair, couples, society, love and romance, teenage life, fall in love, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, alcoholic mother ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark, scandinavia, copenhagen, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: gambling, bookies, friendship, lifestyle, ambition, couples, fall in love, culture clash, college life, youth, follow your dream, buddies ...
Place: arizona, las vegas, nevada, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%