Movies like The Dream Prince

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The Dream Prince (1996)
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The Dream Prince (1996)
Original name: Drömprinsen - Filmen om Em
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 14-year old Em likes to hang around in her old play house. One day a boy, Jakob, sets fire to it, and Em catches a brief glimpse of him before he disappears. They meet again a few days later. For the first time in her life, Em falls in love. Plot by Mattias Thuresson.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, teenage love, youth, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, fall in love, moral dilemma, juvenile delinquency, society, coming of age, innocence lost, first love, teenager, middle class
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden

Most similar movies to The Dream Prince

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about love and romance, youth, family relations, coming of age, teenage life, teenage love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Dream Prince: Beautiful Fall (2004), 14+ (2015), Don't Let Me Drown (2009), Love is the Word (2013), Wings of Glass (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Beautiful Fall (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ninni is sixteen and she lives in a beautiful mansion in the swedish countryside with her family.
Style: realistic, touching, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: countryside, teenage love, romance, love and romance, eccentric family, teenage life, fall in love, parents and children, coming of age, family relations, youth, estate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
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14+ (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alex glides his mouse tenderly over online images of Vika. He has been smitten ever since he saw her with her friends and cannot get her out of his head. Now he has found Vika’s profile online and has learned a lot about her. Vika has no idea ...
Style: touching, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, teenage love, youth, fall in love, love and romance, society, first love, unfulfillment, juvenile delinquency, suburbs, kiss, fire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a post-September 11th world overflowing with fear and hate, two Latino teens discover that sometimes the only thing that can keep them from drowning is love.
Style: touching, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: society, misfit, urban, young lovers, teenage love, 9/11, family relations, coming of age, youth, fall in love, romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Love is the Word (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Love is the Word is a moving, romantic and funny coming-of-age drama about the magic of first love and the misery of first lost, set in 1978: the year 'Grease' hit the big screen.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, leukemia, teenager, first love, love and romance, family relations, youth, village, teenage love, hopes, parents and children, teenage sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Wings of Glass (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Vingar av glas är en svensk film från 2000 regisserad av Reza Bagher, det var hans debutfilm. I huvudrollerna ses Alexander Skarsgård som en "vanlig svensk kille" och Sara Sommerfeld som en invandrartjej. Det blir problem mellan dem.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious
Plot: wedding party, single father, single parent, culture clash, parents and children, immigrants, siblings relations, family relations, youth, society, house arrest, attempted rape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden
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61%
 4.7
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Winter Bay (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John-John is young and black, growing up with his mother and stepfather in a boring suburb south of Stockholm. On one of the last days of the summer vacation, they rescue 10-year old Patricia from drowning at a public bath in Vinterviken in Lake ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, uplifting
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: racism, forbidden love, love, parents and children, youth, teenage love, family relations, picked on, social relations, teenage life, interracial relations, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Dust in the Wind (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A-yuan and A-yun are both from the small mining town of Jio-fen. In the city, A-yuan is an apprentice by day and goes to night school, and A-yun works as a helper at a tailors. Everyone thinks they are meant for each other, so do they. They fail to ...
Style: gloomy, touching, serious, rough, emotional ...
Plot: city life, love and romance, teenage life, unfulfillment, down on your luck, life is a bitch, love affair, tragic love, lifestyle, delivery, urban, society ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: taiwan, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Reply with Photo (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Latvia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The shy scientist Lars decides to publish a small ad in order to find a girlfriend. From the 218 replies, he selects Brigita, an attractive Latvian woman and invites her to Stockholm. But what actually happens after Brigita's arrival is far ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: family relations, fish out of water, looking for love, disorder, misfit, society, siblings relations, romance, culture clash, love and romance, couple relations, personal ad ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, latvia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Empty Hours (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France, Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The second film from Aarón Fernández is a Spain-Mexico-France co-production already screened as part of Films in Progress at the 60th edition of the Festival. On the desolate coast of Veracruz, young Sebastián, 17, has to run his uncle's ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: teenage life, love and romance, innocence lost, coming of age, youth, teenage love, cleavage, bare breasts, motel, heavy rain, mistress, seaside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Member of the Wedding (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the last days leading up to her older brother's marriage, a young girl is forced to face realities and grow up quickly. A tender adaptation of Carson McCullers' classic play.
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: coming of age, innocence lost, wedding, runaway, love and romance, romance, human nature, society, youth, small town life, teenage life, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Pear Tree (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A man contemplates life and compares it to a pear tree in his yard which stops producing fruit.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, atmospheric, serious
Plot: love and romance, village life, artists and showbiz, fall in love, romance, haunted by the past, village, teenage love, homecoming, coming of age, youth, innocence lost ...
Time: 90s, 40s
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Sandor & Ida (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ida lives hard and fast with too much drinking and a string of boyfriends, Sandor has very few friends and his mother insists that he practices ballet. They meet in a chat room and despite appearances they discover they have much in common. Sandor ...
Style: touching, realistic, tragicomedy, serious
Plot: teenage love, overdose, opposites attract, youth, friendship, dishonesty, wooing, family relations, friends, betrayal, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 48
Brother (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Giorgi is 16 years old when he discovers another world through American films forbidden in all Soviet Union until then. Since the post-revolutionary chaos in his home town, Tbilisi, Giorgi has wanted to have succeeded by following the path of his ...
Style: gloomy, touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: youth, society, siblings relations, teenage life, crimes, family relations, coming of age, disorder, political unrest, prodigy, juvenile delinquency
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Thousand Colours (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A son deals with the death of his father and examines how their relationship influences him through growing up, romance, tragedy and adventure.
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic
Plot: couples, parents and children, love and romance, fall in love, coming of age, family relations, youth, drug abuse, tragic love, kidnapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Nobody Owns Me (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story of a lone father's relationship with his daughter, of the destructive power of alcohol, of a child's vulnerability, but also of love, betrayal and socialist politics in 1970s Sweden. A unique and moving story freely based on Åsa ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, life is a bitch, working class, single parent, youth, coming of age, unemployment, dysfunctional family, disorder, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Disenchanted (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A worldly French teen (Judith Godrèche) is determined to escape from her current situation for a better life.
Style: touching, sexual, realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: singleness, family relations, coming of age, youth, breakup, love triangle, lifestyle, human nature, couples, innocence lost, sexual relations, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Falling Like This (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Falling Like This showcases compelling performances by two young actors, Brian Vaughan and Megan Wilson. Writer/Director Dani Minnick has crafted a compassionate examination of the ragged edge of suburban life as characterized by Boyd, a charming, ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, sexual
Plot: teenage love, juvenile delinquent, fall in love, teenage life, contests and competitions, high school, opposites attract, best friends, youth, unlikely couple, love affair, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 76K
The Last Song (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A drama centered on a rebellious girl who is sent to a Southern beach town for the summer to stay with her father. Through their mutual love of music, the estranged duo learn to reconnect.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: youth, fall in love, teenage life, teenage love, parents and children, family relations, love and romance, rock, estrangement, love, coming of age, pianist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, ireland, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Truth About Jane (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jane, a high school teenager, tries to deal with the discovery that she is a lesbian after developing an intense friendship with another girl who makes her discover her true sexuality, which is only the start of Jane's troubles when Jane's ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, serious, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, school, lesbian, lesbian couple, friendship, high school life, parents and children, fall in love, high school, teenage love, best friends, youth ...
Time: 90s, year 1993, year 1989
Place: kindergarten
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Alex Is Lovesick (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This feature is one of the Israeli cinematography milestones. It displays the atmosphere of the late Israeli 50s from the view of young boy Alex, just becoming 13. His mom is the classic "Polish Mother", his school friends are young ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Plot: coming of age, black market, bar mitzvah, teenage life, love and romance, young heroes, parents and children, romance, fall in love, family relations, youth, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Blue (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An introverted schoolgirl falls in love and starts a relationship with one of her classmates. Set in a small seaside town in Japan, the love of her life eventually leaves her for her boyfriend in Tokyo. Kayako Kirishima of the third year at a high ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, fall in love, friends, couples, youth, romance, teenage life, small town, adolescence, lesbian, heartache ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 517
Sebastian (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this thoughtful Scandinavian drama, a teenage boy wrestles with his sexuality and learns that most of his deepest fears were unfounded. Sebastian is almost 17 when he figures out that he is a homosexual. Though he lives with wonderful, stable ...
Style: serious, sexual, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, coming out, youth, family relations, friends, gays and lesbians, love and romance, teenage life, sexual relations, best friends, friendship, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 812
Square Dance (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An awkward 13-year-old (Winona Ryder) leaves her cranky grandfather (Jason Robards) in rural Texas, to live with her mother (Jane Alexander) in Fort Worth.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, promiscuity, estranged family member, teenager, parents and children, love and romance, siblings relations, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, social misfits, hopes, single parent ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 5.7
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The Goob (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: We’re in the middle of a heat-wave in Fenland England. Goob Taylor has spent each of his sixteen summers helping Mum run the transport cafe and harvest the surrounding beet fields. When Mum shacks up with swarthy stock-car supremo and ladies’ ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere
Plot: coming of age, family relations, family problems, small town, love and romance, parents and children, hopes, single parent, youth, optimism, teenage love, forced to strip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Green Chariot (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Emigration to Israel challenges Sasha's Jewish identity. Will love help him to go over this crisis?
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, sentimental
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, family relations, religions or cults, moral dilemma, misfit, society, immigrants, romance, parents and children, love, emigration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 1K
Summer Rain (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A coming-of-age tale charting the first loves, lusts and obsessions of friends on vacation at the end of the 1970s.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: romance, love and romance, teenage life, buddies, society, coming of age, obsession, best friends, youth, teenage love, friends, friend ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
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Liar's Moon (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Matt Dillion In East Texas, the summer after high school, Jack falls in love with Ginny, the daughter of the town's banker (Jack's mom's high school sweetheart). Ginny's been at boarding school; she's headed for Vassar. ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, teenage love, young lovers, society, social differences, family relations, coming of age, small town, infidelity, small town life, single parent, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 146
First Love (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: West Germany, Switzerland, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on Ivan Turgenev's novella, Erste Liebe is about two young lovers in czarist Russia. One is a 21-year-old woman, the other a young man of sixteen. Things take a tragic turn as the girl (Dominique Sanda as Sanaida) falls in love with the ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, sincere, stylized ...
Plot: love triangle, countryside, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, unfulfilled love, teenage love, youth, innocence lost, dishonesty, coming of age, infidelity ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Under the Sun (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Olof lives alone on his family's farm after the death of his mother. Unable to read and write, he is dependent on his younger friend, Erik, who helps him in the afternoons. Once a sailor, Erik brags of having known hundreds of women. Out of the ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: farmer, countryside, couple relations, fall in love, couples, love and romance, society, family relations, friends, friendship, romance, illiteracy ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 659
Bad Company (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Delphine is a sweet innocent young girl, her new best friend pulls her into a world where she falls in love with a local pretty boy. Working her hardest to make him love her drags her into prostitution.
Style: sexual, serious, psychological, emotional, realistic
Plot: friendship, reggae, prostitute, lovers reunited, lifestyle, high school life, society, coming of age, youth, twins, high school, nightclub ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%