Movies like The Delinquents

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The Delinquents (1989)
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The Delinquents (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small town in Australia, in the late 1950s: Brownie and Lola are deeply in love. But because they are under-age, their parents are against their relationship and try to separate them.
Style: sexy, touching, emotional, realistic, semi serious, sexual
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, rock and roll, abortion, forbidden love, teenage love, sailor, baby, runaway, welfare, youth, rock, family relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, couples, tragic love, teenage life, small town, unfulfilled love, small town life, unfulfillment, female nudity, male nudity, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: australia

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Most similar movies to The Delinquents

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and sexy films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, fall in love, youth, unfulfillment and family relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Delinquents: Endless Love (1981), Dreaming of Joseph Lees (1999), Parsley Days (2000), Some Things That Stay (2004), 2 Young (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Endless Love (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two young kids fall in love with each other. But the passion is too consuming for the parents of Jade. The parents try to stop them from seeing each other. But when this doesn't work, David burns down the house and is sent away. This ...
Style: intense, sexy, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: obsession, mental illness, forbidden love, arson, mental institution, coming of age, young lovers, romance, teenager, love, obsessive love, couples ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york
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100%
Dreaming of Joseph Lees (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in rural England in the 1950s Eva (Samantha Morton) fantasises about her handsome, worldly cousin Joseph Lees (Rupert Graves), with whom she fell in love as a girl. However, stuck in a closed community she becomes the object of someone ...
Style: sexy, emotional, harsh, reflective, artsy ...
Plot: love triangle, bittersweet, romance, obsession, interracial romance, distopia, sisters, justice, redemption, happy ending, transformation, adultery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 105
Parsley Days (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young woman mulls how to terminate her unwanted pregnancy and whether to leave her boyfriend.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, sexual, experimental ...
Plot: pregnancy, starting over, adoption, breakup, youth, romance, family problems, love and romance, couples, hopes, babies and infants, teenage love ...
Time: 90s
Place: nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, realistic, serious, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama
Plot: youth, family relations, love affair, teenage love, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, society, family problems, life turned upside down, teenage life, family life ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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2 Young (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young boy from a working-class family and a bored young girl from a rich family are falling in love. Soon, she's pregnant and the teenagers have to escape from their disapproving parents.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage love, on the run, social differences, forbidden love, teenage pregnancy, couples, youth, romance, young lovers, lifestyle, teenage life, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, juvenile delinquent, opposites attract, unlikely couple, teenage life, juvenile delinquency, love and romance, youth, romance, young lovers, on the run, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Circle of Friends (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 'Circle Of Friends' is set in 1950's Ireland. The movie focuses on Benny Hogan and her best friend, Eve Malone. The story centers around Benny and Eve as they enter student life at University College, Dublin. Here Benny and Eve ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, realistic, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, pregnancy, small town, college, friendship, romance, betrayal, college life, adaptation, love affair, student, youth ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 45K
Endless Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A privileged girl and a charismatic boy's instant desire sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: love, forbidden love, teen romance, teenage love, love and romance, love story, love affair, couple relations, teenage life, couples, desire, father daughter relationship ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Virgin and the Gypsy (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Film adaptation from the novel by D.H. Lawrence, discovered after the celebrated author's death in 1930, a romantic love story tells of a prim young English girl who is sexually attracted to a seductively virile gypsy. The climatic dam burst is ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: virgin, gypsy, sensuality, injustice, couples, social relations, family relations, repression, unfulfilled love, innocence lost, small town, social differences ...
Time: 1920s
Place: europe, england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The daughter of a right-winger, schoolgirl Jing Qiu (Zhou Dong-Yu) is sent to the countryside for reeducation, and tasked to help write a textbook. There she meets Lao San (Shawn Dou), a young soldier with a bright future ahead. Despite the class ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: tragic love, romance, social differences, forbidden love, love and romance, youth, revolution, fall in love, unfulfilled love, society, young lovers, village ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
 290
Foxfire Light (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A spoiled rich girl used to getting her way comes up against a rancher who won't be intimidated by her.
Style: sexy, captivating, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, family relations, youth, love and romance, romance, parents and children, forbidden love, love triangle, rich girl, rancher, cowboy, farmer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Kung-Fu Master (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Veteran French director Agnes Varda's Le Petit Amour is based on a short story by actress/songstress Jane Birkin. Birkin herself plays the main character, a loving but lonely 40-year-old divorcee. Her life is brightened a bit by the presence of ...
Style: art house, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: older woman teenage boy relationship, romance, forbidden love, age difference, coming of age, male female relationship, older woman younger man relationship, mother daughter relationship, divorced mother, video game, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Romeo and Juliet (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Director Franco Zeffirelli's beloved version of one of the most well-known love stories in the English language. Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families. Driven by their passion, the young ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sweet, colourful, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: forbidden love, tragic love, shakespeare, romance, young love, family feud, love and romance, love story, unfulfillment, fall in love, love, true love ...
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, paris france, england, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman discovers the truth about her former lover from the diary that his first wife wrote to their son, Nicholas.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: terminal illness, romance, tragic love, family relations, couples, fall in love, looking for love, lifestyle, love and romance, baby born, diary, baby ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Under the Protection of Ka'Bah (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Growing up in West Sumatra in the 1920s, Hamid and Zainab comes from families from very different social classes. Hamid is poor, while Zainab is wealthy. Hamid receives a scholarship from Zainab’s father and Hamid’s mother works for Zainab’s ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: forbidden love, rich and poor, fall in love, social differences, love and romance, youth, romance, society, parents and children, teenage life, religions or cults, islam
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Under the Greenwood Tree (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a rustic English village in the mid 19th century, Under The Greenwood Tree tells the story of a poor young man who falls for a middle-class schoolteacher and attempts to win her over.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, captivating, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: village life, social differences, forbidden love, wooing, love and romance, fall in love, unfulfilled love, looking for love, society, romance, couples, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 50s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: realistic, serious, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, fall in love, youth, love and romance, romance, couples, lesbian, lgbt, bisexual, lgbtq, girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 72K
The Best of Me (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown.
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sexy, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: love and romance, true love, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, small town, high school sweetheart, love affair, fall in love, teenage love, romance, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1992
Place: new jersey, new orleans, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 634
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: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, cult film
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, teenage love, teenager, coming of age, love, parents and children, small town life, teenage life, small town, social differences, infidelity, computers and web ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Voyage (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adriana De Mauro loves Cesar Braggi, but Cesar, honoring his father's dying wish, allows his brother, Antonio, to marry Adriana. As fate wills, Antonio dies in an automobile accident. Adriana's mourning for Antonio ends when Cesar steps in ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, terminal illness, siblings relations, couples, family relations, aristocrat ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy, venice, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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First Love (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Golden-haired college soccer player William Katt falls hard for campus beauty Susan Dey, despite the fact that she's the mistress of an older, married attorney.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, touching
Plot: male nudity, lust, love triangle, college, mistress, lawyer, soccer, couples, power relations, infidelity, fall in love, college life ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 2K
Carmen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In director Vicente Aranda's adaptation of the classic opera, a French writer documents the seductive power of the beautiful Gypsy Carmen, who turns her charms on a young soldier, awakening his passions but ultimately leading to tragedy. Jose ...
Style: sexy, erotic, captivating, emotional, serious ...
Plot: romance, tragic love, femme fatale, lifestyle, couples, love triangle, love affair, obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief), betrayal, sex, soldier ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Yvonne's Perfume (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1958 in wealthy Lake Geneva, where an enigmatic young Frenchman begins an affair with a beautiful starlet under the watchful eye of her flamboyant elderly mentor. But in a season full of secrets, is truth the most elusive passion ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), love, sexual content, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, couples, love affair, couple relations, love triangle, hotel ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 5.0
 273
The Affair (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A crippled lady songwriter meets an older lawyer, who becomes her first love.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: polio, terminal illness, lawyer, love, songwriter, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, life is a bitch, romance, young lovers, unlikely couple ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
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Those Who Love (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret and deep passion marks the life of a young doctor, and threatens the existence of those around him.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, tragic love, woman, middle aged, young lovers, dishonesty, romance, lovers on the run, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, intrigue, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hopes, fall in love, love and romance, romance, lovers reunited, coming of age, college, best friends, wish come true, unfulfilled love, interracial relations, college life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Channing has it all: a beautiful home, a rock star lifestyle, and a loving husband intent on ruining it all by knocking her up.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, couples, youth, babies and infants, romance, love and romance, couple relations, marriage, on the road, travel, karaoke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
This Property Is Condemned (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A railroad official, Owen Legate comes to Dodson, Mississippi to shut down much of the town's railway (town's main income). Owen unexpectedly finds love with Dodson's flirt and main attraction, Alva Starr. Alva and Owen then try to ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, railway, adolescence, mother daughter relationship, mental disorder, revenge, family relations, betrayal, social relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: mississippi, australia, usa, tennessee, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Portrait of a Beauty (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Born to a family of established court painters, a woman is forced to carry on her family name and take over her brother's life after he commits suicide.
Style: sexy, realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: strong sexual content, hidden identity, romance, couples, injustice, prodigy, family relations, fall in love, society, gender, unfulfillment, love ...
Time: 18th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 3K
Love Hurts (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Renata is a young high-class girl and Ulises is a poor guy. They both fall in love, but they must fight against everyone, specially Renata's rich parents, who want to stop their love by sending her to Canada. The story remarks the difference ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, poverty, wealth, against the odds, forbidden love, social differences, young lovers, romance, society, youth, family problems, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico city, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%