Movies like Goodbye Charlie Bright

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Goodbye Charlie Bright (2001)
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Goodbye Charlie Bright (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Charlie drifts through life as he and his friends enjoy a lifestyle of house parties, casual sex and drugs. However, after breaking into a house to steal a gun, three of the friends (Charlie, Justin and Damien) accidentally awaken the owner, a hefty Jamaican man who promptly chases them into the street with a golf club. The trio escape, much to the amusement of Justin and Damien.
Plot: friendship, group of friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between men, dog, chess, hospital, interracial relations, burglary, drug dealer, male nudity, tattoo, best friend, gunfight, war veteran, fat man, unemployment, british, friendship between boys, working class, interracial romance, nurse, interracial friendship, coming of age, childhood friend ...
Place: england

Most similar movies to Goodbye Charlie Bright

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, serious and psychological films with plots about friendship, friends, coming of age, friendship between men, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, youth and cigarette smoking mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Goodbye Charlie Bright: Almost 18 (2012), Butterfly Kisses (2017), Solanin (2010), Ellen (2016), A Taste of Honey (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Almost 18 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Almost 18 is a charming and unaffected film about five 17-year-old guys from Helsinki in 2010. Karri, Peter, André, Akseli and Joni dream, party, love and boast like only teenage males can.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, touching, homoerotic
Plot: friendship, coming of age, father son relationship, family relations, adulthood, death of father, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, parenthood, father son estrangement, mother son relationship, gay ...
Place: eastern europe
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95%
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, unusual plot structure, psychological, humorous, light ...
Plot: friendship between boys, friendship, teenage boy, coming of age, teenage girl, youth, couple relations, sex, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, society ...
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89%
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Solanin (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Meiko Inoue is a recent college grad working as an office lady in a job she hates. Her boyfriend Shigeo is permanently crashing at her apartment because his job as a freelance illustrator doesn't pay enough for rent. And her parents in the ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, captivating, realistic
Plot: death of boyfriend, coming of age, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, road accident, unemployment, rock music, music band, unfulfillment, friendship, couples, society, death of friend ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Ellen (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A tearaway teenage girl, at war with her mum, and trying to take control of her life, forms an amazing and unbreakable bond with a new friend. They raise hell, stick two fingers up at the world, and laugh like they never have before... but can Ellen ...
Style: captivating, melancholic, touching, disturbing, rough
Plot: sex with a minor, underage sex, teenage girl, party, mother daughter relationship, friendship, single mother, female friendship, female protagonist, dancing, drunkenness, friend ...
Time: 2010s
Place: scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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A Taste of Honey (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Focuses on a working class girl who is struggling to create a life for herself with her gay co-worker after becoming pregnant from a one-night stand with a black sailor.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, talky, touching ...
Plot: single parent, coming of age, interracial relations, friendship, working class, family relations, youth, pregnancy, dysfunctional family, ship, single mother, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Best Laid Plans (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: David Blair directs this powerful British Drama, loosely inspired by John Steinbeck's novel 'Of Mice and Men'. Set in Nottingham, the film revolves around the relationship between the thuggish Danny (Stephen Graham) and Joseph ...
Style: touching, emotional, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, underground fighting, odd couple, misfit, mentally challenged, human nature, crimes, money problems, sexual content, graphic violence, best friends, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Welcome Home (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is the story of two childhood friends - Lucas (a 16-year-old high-schooler) and Bert (a mechanic’s apprentice) - who flee the suffocating fish bowl that their killjoy families’ lives have become. Lucas, still quite immature, finds a “big ...
Style: disturbing, captivating
Plot: friendship, coming of age, house, youth, adventure, life is a bitch, teenage life, relationship problems, teenager, childhood friend, friendship between boys, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
A Paris Education (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Etienne comes to Paris to study filmmaking at the Sorbonne. He meets Mathias and Jean-Noël who share his passion for films. But as they spend the year studying, they have to face friendship and love challenges as well as choosing their artistic ...
Style: student film
Plot: friendship between men, coming of age, long distance relationship, student, party, filmmaking, one night stand, sex scene, student life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cheating, suicide ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Treacle Jr. (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A middle aged man, Tom, walks out one day on his wife and baby boy and his seemingly happy life with no explanation. He opts to live on the streets of London. Alone in a park at night he is set upon by a gang of violent thugs, in his bid to escape ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, sincere, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, down on your luck, human spirit, self discovery, hopes, odd couple, optimism, social misfits, midlife crisis, mental retardation, begging, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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To Dream (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 67 min.
Story: If your dreams could come true, what would you dream? If you could escape, where would you go? TO DREAM is a story about friendship, full of hope and intimacy, set against a harsh inner city backdrop. Best friends, LUKE and TOMMY, live in an ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: friendship between boys, destiny, love, friendship, life is a bitch, hopes, domestic violence, teenage life, violent father, best friends, friends, friendship between men ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Amateur Teens (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A modern tragedy about a group of 14-year-old schoolchildren whose daily life is shaped by the power of social media and ever increasing sexualisation through the Internet.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, sentimental
Plot: peer pressure, group of friends, internet, first love, high school, social media, sexuality, sex education, female friendship, friendship, coming of age, tragedy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
T2 Trainspotting (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After 20 years abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud and Begbie.
Style: intense, stylized, captivating, thought provoking, exciting ...
Plot: drug addiction, blackmail, junkie, friendship, addiction, heroin, theft, extortion, revenge, redemption, betrayal, violence ...
Time: 2010s, 70s, year 1979, year 1974, 80s
Place: scotland, china, slovenia, london, amsterdam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.6
 226
Spaceship (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his daughter goes missing in an apparent alien abduction, Gabriel's search takes him dangerously close to her strange group of so-called friends. But the further he goes inside their computer game and fantasy-obsessed world, the more he ...
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, missing daughter, loss of wife, teenager, alien abduction, disappearance, single father, british, missing person, teenage girl, teenage boy, loss of mother ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Speak Like a Child (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Speak Like a Child, the feature film debut of documentary director John Akomfrah, explores the intense friendship that evolves between three troubled teenagers growing up in an isolated children's home on the Northumbrian coast. The desolate ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, gloomy
Plot: friendship, coming of age, best friends, orphan, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, friends, couples, couple relations, road not taken, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Falkenberg Farewell (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's the last summer in Falkenberg for five childhood friends. David yearns to be a child again and Holger never wants to move away. Jesper constantly returns home without anybody really noticing that he’s been gone. Jörgen finances his ...
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, grownups, best friends, youth, small town, childhood friend, moving, society, summer, escape from reality, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 293
Amexicano (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A look at the bond between an illegal immigrant and a blue-collar Italian-American from Queens.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, humorous
Plot: friendship, social differences, society, immigrants, culture clash, working class, unemployment, human nature, deportation, interracial friendship, unrequited love, unlikely hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Last Orders (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jack Dodd was a London butcher who enjoyed a pint with his mates for over 50 years. When he died, he died as he lived, with a smile on his face watching a horse race on which he had bet, with borrowed money. But before he died he had a final ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, talky, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, last wish, death, memory, family relations, partners, parents and children, self discovery, friends, friendship between men, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989
Place: england, europe, london, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
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Meantime (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A working-class family in London's East End is struggling to stay afloat during the recession under Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's premiership. Only the mother Mavis is working; father Frank and the couple's two sons Colin, a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, gloomy, touching, humorous
Plot: working class, friendship, unemployment, mentally challenged, skinhead, family problems, resentment, kids in trouble, estrangement, dark humor, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.5
 1K
Prince (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A troubled teenager attempts to conquer the girl he's in love with, who seems out of reach. He's lured into criminal activities and becomes alienated from family and friends.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic
Plot: juvenile delinquency, teenage love, wooing, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, crimes, drug dealing, street life, youth gang, group of friends, interracial friendship, single mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 392
Dear Friends (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: High school student Rina has a bad attitude and thinks that friends are something that you use when you need them. She doesn't have any real relationships and is not even on good terms with her parents. Rina is the clubbing queen and could get ...
Style: captivating
Plot: hospital, friendship, illness, cancer patient, deception, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hospitalization, cancer, social relations, relationships, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 988
Wasted Youth (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Harris, a 16 year old boy spends his day skateboarding aimlessly around Athens with his friends. Vassilis, a middle aged cop, is frustrated with his dead-end job and crammed in his small apartment with his family.
Style: touching, sincere, suspense, thought provoking
Plot: financial crisis, unemployment, friendship between men, skateboard, teenage boy, intergenerational friendship, midlife crisis, pervert, death of protagonist, teenage protagonist, hospital, wedding party ...
Time: 2010s
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 132
The Elite (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Before their youth is definitively over, a writer and his artist friends move into a mansion in the countryside where they begin a seemingly endless party which pushes their art and friendship to the limit.
Style: sexy, touching, humorous, light, feel good
Plot: swinger party, writers, friendship, group of friends, friends who live together, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friends, drug use, mansion, debauchery, party, escapades ...
Place: denmark, scandinavia, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 29
Buried Cain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Buried Cain is a steamy southern gothic drama about two brothers, Christian and Cain, who have only two things in common - their love for their small town southern home and their love for the same woman - the girl they call 'Georgia'. ...
Style: sexy, touching, psychological, suspense, tense
Plot: love triangle, group of friends, friendship, jealousy, infidelity, seduction, brother brother relationship, threesome, sex scene, female nudity, cheating girlfriend, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Looks and Smiles (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Thatcherism and the Irish troubles provide the backdrop for this study of Mick, a well-meaning youth in Sheffield, who has, unlike Dickens' Pip, no expectations. Mick lives with his parents, works on his motorbike, looks for work, and every two ...
Style: biting, realistic, serious, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: unemployment, friendship, social decay, down on your luck, youth, coming of age, life is a bitch, society, injustice, friends, power relations, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, ireland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 171
Two Friends (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two Sicilian friends, Nunzio and Pino, share the same apartment in Turin. Nunzio works in a factory but is laid off because of his illness. Pino, on the other hand, is a mysterious man and he is always traveling because of his work. Nunzio would ...
Style: romantic, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: friend, friendship between men, friendship, illness, friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, romantic relationship, living together, mysterious man, fall in love, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 57
Murder (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Chris Maurer is killed the day after his 21st birthday and his grieving mother, Angela Maurer, is unable to come to grips with that fact. She is taken advantage of by a self-interested journalist who only cares about getting a front-page story and ...
Plot: grieving mother, female protagonist, police, british, brother in law brother in law relationship, loss of son, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death of son, police arrest, 21 year old, reporter, grief ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Me Without You (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: During a long, hot summer in seventies London, young neighbors Holly and Marina make a childhood pact to be friends forever. For Marina, troubled, fiercely independent, determined to try everything, Holly stays the only constant in a life of ...
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, female friendship, teenage life, love and romance, youth, human nature, couple relations, siblings relations, family relations, rivalry, love triangle ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, california, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.6
 5K
The Dresser (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In a touring Shakespearean theater group, a backstage hand - the dresser, is devoted to the brilliant but tyrannical head of the company. He struggles to support the deteriorating star as the company struggles to carry on during the London blitz. ...
Style: talky, gloomy, realistic, psychological, touching ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, world war two, friendship, makeover, drunkenness, backstage, actor's life, artists and showbiz, golden years, life is a bitch, bittersweet, friends ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 294
A Summer Day (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The sudden death of a teenager during a soccer match puts a small community completely off-balance.
Plot: best friend, homoeroticism, friendship between boys, soccer, soccer match, coach, male objectification, friendship, peeping, death, masturbation, male nudity ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The We and the I (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The We and the I is the heartfelt and comical story of the final bus ride home for a group of young high school students and graduates.
Style: talky, sincere, touching, serious, contemplative
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, high school life, social relations, society, youth, interracial relations, adolescence vs adulthood, introspection, bus, group of friends, teenager, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%