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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, female director, teenager, first love, suburbs, middle class
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe

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 youth, love and romance, family relations, coming of age, teenage life, teenage love and society mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like The Dream Prince: Winter Bay (1996), Beautiful Fall (2004), Love is the Word (2013), Wings of Glass (2000), Reply with Photo (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: sentimental, uplifting, realistic, serious, touching
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: racism, family relations, forbidden love, love, stepfather, social differences, society, high school life, interracial relations, parents and children, fall in love, social relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden
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100%
 5.0
 152
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, serious, touching, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, teenage love, eccentric family, countryside, fall in love, parents and children, romance, teenage life, love and romance, estate, bittersweet, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, first love, teenager, love and romance, youth, family relations, village, hopes, parents and children, leukemia, teenage love, teen smoking ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: immigrants, wedding party, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, single parent, youth, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, single father, culture clash, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: realistic, touching, serious
Plot: siblings relations, misfit, society, looking for love, disorder, fish out of water, couple relations, romance, love and romance, culture clash, family relations, female director ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latvia, sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, romance, immigrants, youth, society, family relations, parents and children, teenager, post september 11 2001, love, couples, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: touching, serious, rough, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: down on your luck, family relations, apprentice, youth, coming of age, parents and children, love and romance, city life, love affair, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: taiwan, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: realistic, atmospheric, touching, serious, stylized ...
Plot: teenage life, political unrest, juvenile delinquency, prodigy, family relations, youth, crimes, society, siblings relations, coming of age, disorder, female director
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 286
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, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, youth, couples, love and romance, fall in love, romance, small town, friends, adolescence, lesbian, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, touching, serious, sentimental, emotional
Plot: love and romance, teenage love, youth, teenage life, coming of age, seduction, seaside, motel, couples, innocence lost, bittersweet, mistress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 1K
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, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, teenage love, youth, fall in love, love and romance, first love, society, unfulfillment, juvenile delinquency, suburbs, kiss, fire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 2K
So Young (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: In the brink of the 90s, 18-year-old Zheng Wei steps into her university life with a hopeful heart for love. She forms a great friendship with her roommates and united as a group, they embark on their university life together. Wei meets Chen ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, fall in love, college life, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, coming of age, university, youth, breakup, break-up, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, juvenile delinquent, unlikely couple, teenage life, opposites attract, youth, juvenile delinquency, friendship, couples, on the run, young lovers, love affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, serious, realistic, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: teenage love, politics, fall in love, artists and showbiz, love and romance, writer's life, romance, creative block, coming of age, village life, family relations, innocence lost ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 90s
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: moral dilemma, fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, romance, immigrants, family relations, religions or cults, society, misfit, jewish, engagement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Some Things That Stay (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story of a teenage girl from a liberal upbringing who moves to a conservative baptist community in rural 1950s America.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, family relations, love affair, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, romance, family problems, family life, society, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, serious, sincere, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, school, lesbian couple, coming out, fall in love, friendship, high school life, parents and children, high school, best friends, youth, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, year 1989, year 1993
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Vicious Circle (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Shot on digital , HD and 8 mm. Filmed through both sides of North America. 'Vicious Circle' pushes the limits of what can be accomplished on a bike. Featuring the first ever 65 foot 'Double Road Gap' , some of the gnarliest ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, captivating
Plot: teenage life, fall in love, false accusation, lifestyle, family relations, destructive relationship, love and romance, youth, society, high school, skateboard, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 79K
The Last Song (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 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, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, youth, teenage life, teenage love, teen romance, family relations, love, parents and children, estrangement, love and romance, coming of age, pianist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, ireland, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: emotional, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: couples, family relations, parents and children, coming of age, youth, love and romance, fall in love, tragic love, father son relationship, marriage, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.8
 8K
The Classic (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Shy Ji-hae's friend is having problems expressing her feelings to the boy she loves, so she asks Ji-hae to write e-mails to him in her name. As the boy falls in love with her letters, Ji-hae discovers the story of her mother's romance ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, non-linear
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, social differences, youth, family relations, love affair, romance, fall in love, society, young lovers, diary, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 60s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 591
Painkillers (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Casper (Gijs Blom) has never met his father and lives alone with his mother Marit (Birgit Schuurman). He likes to spend his free time playing the piano, so he is thrilled when he is chosen to become a pianist in a youth orchestra – and especially ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, teenage love, family relations, single parent, coming of age, youth, teenage life, search for father, friendship, absent father, terminal illness, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 2K
Little Vera (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A story about a young woman, Vera, who is somebody, living the life of a troubled teenager in the time right before the end of the Soviet Union. She lives in a very small Russian apartment with her mother and father, however being this close to each ...
Style: serious, rough, cynical, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: youth, alcohol abuse, innocence lost, parents and children, family life, society, eccentric family, love and romance, fall in love, pregnancy, family relations, temper ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
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: touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous
Plot: black market, coming of age, bar mitzvah, teenage life, fall in love, family relations, teenage love, young heroes, parents and children, love and romance, romance, youth ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 1K
Sebbe (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Duct tape, electrical cables, trigger, explosives. Sebbe never planned to build a bomb. It just happened. Sebbe is 15 years old and lives with his mother in an apartment that is too narrow. He does his best. He never strikes back. Sebbe loves his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: teenage boy, introspection, teenage life, life is a bitch, single parent, youth, family relations, escape from reality, society, losing-it hero, parents and children, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Good Humor Man (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A mischievous high school sophomore faces a conflict of conscience vs. character when his best friend becomes linked to the death of a youth from another clique in suburban Middle America circa '76.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, friendship, buddies, teenage life, love and romance, high school life, suburbs, coming of age, father son relationship, trust, teenage crush ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: love and romance, teenage life, destructive relationship, romance, love affair, sexual relations, singleness, parents and children, love triangle, lifestyle, human nature, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 1K
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, sentimental, emotional, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, teenage love, youth, parents and children, small town, teenage boy, 16 year old, friendship, summer, optimism, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: gloomy, touching, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: wedding, coming of age, innocence lost, escape, runaway, small town, family relations, power relations, social relations, small town life, couples, family life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, touching, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: working class, parents and children, dysfunctional family, single parent, youth, alcohol abuse, family problems, disorder, life turned upside down, family relations, life is a bitch, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%