Movies like Blue Ridge Fall

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Blue Ridge Fall (1999)
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Blue Ridge Fall (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a boy kills his father he must turn to his frinds to cover his tracks with tests their loyality and friendship.
Style: tense, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, murder, high school, teenage life, crimes, best friends, youth, gang, friends, crime, life is a bitch, high school life, danger, juvenile delinquency, society, small town life, buddies, small town, deadly, rivalry, kids in trouble, social relations, prison, horse, gay ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, murder, friendship, youth, teenage life, friends and crime mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Blue Ridge Fall: River's Edge (1986), My Crazy Life (1993), Federal Hill (1994), New Jersey Drive (1995), A Friend to Die For (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 15K
River's Edge (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of high school friends discover that they are in the presence of a killer. One of them, Samson, has murdered his girlfriend Jamie. He brags to his friends about killing her, and when they discover he is telling the truth, their reactions ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, psychological, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: murder, friends, high school, small town, strangulation, sex, police, crime, deadly, social decay, strong sexual content, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: oregon, usa, california, portland oregon
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95%
My Crazy Life (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mousie and Sad Girl are childhood best friends in a contemporary Los Angeles poor Hispanic neighborhood. But when Sad Girl becomes pregnant by Mousie's boyfriend, a drug dealer named Ernesto, the two become bitter enemies. While their dispute ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, bleak, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, friendship, drug dealing, urban ghetto, teenage life, urban ghetto life, youth, gang member, revenge, poverty, teenager ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.4
 411
Federal Hill (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Providence's Italian neighborhood, Federal Hill, five young are immersed in drugs, crime and violence. Everything changes when one of the guys in the band know love.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: youth, friendship, gangsters, college, best friends, drug dealing, urban ghetto, kids in trouble, friends, juvenile delinquency, working class, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa, new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
New Jersey Drive (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Jersey Drive is a 1995 film about black youths in Newark, New Jersey, the unofficial "car theft capital of the world". Their favorite pastime is that of everybody in their neighborhood: stealing cars and joyriding. The trouble starts ...
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gang, brutality, murder, police, crimes, police investigation, teenage life, vengeance, on the run, youth, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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A Friend to Die For (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Angela Delvecchio, coming from a rather poor family, moves into the rich town Montevista. She admires Stacy, leader of the most prestigeous clique of her high school. Angela wants to be accepted and seeks Stacy's friendship. But when she ...
Style: serious, rough, captivating, realistic
Plot: cheerleader, high school, school, murder, buddies, suburbs, teenage life, deadly, high school life, stoners, urban ghetto, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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76%
 7.7
 114K
Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Boyz n the Hood is the popular and successful film and social criticism from John Singleton about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.
Style: realistic, tense, rough, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: urban ghetto life, juvenile delinquency, gang, african american, poverty, coming of age, friendship, hip hop, football, machismo, police brutality, racial slur ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1991, year 1984 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
South Central (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man is put to prison for 10 years. Coming out of prison he wants to live a normal life and stop with crime but his son has yet followed the criminal path of his father.
Style: captivating, tense, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: gang, drug dealing, urban ghetto life, murder, prison, coming of age, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, juvenile delinquency, society, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.0
 8K
Mobsters (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story of a group of friends in turn of the century New York, from their early days as street hoods to their rise in the world of organized crime...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, betrayal, murder, gangsters, crime, vengeance, criminal heroes, tough heroes, dishonesty, blind ambition, organized crime, attempted murder ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, las vegas, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 2.8
 6K
The Hillz (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A promising college athlete takes a turn for the worse when he hooks up with old highschool friends during his summer break.
Style: serious, surreal, dark humor, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, prostitute, juvenile delinquency, friends, youth, buddies, teenage life, social decay, suburbs, suburban life, crime, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 132
Jimmy Zip (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An abused runaway with pyromaniac tendencies teams up with a metal sculptor. Together they blow away the art world and a local crime boss.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, grunge
Plot: coming of age, friendship, crimes, social misfits, down on your luck, juvenile delinquency, hollywood, friends, kids in trouble, misfit, society, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.2
 3K
Home Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A high school shooting has repercussions on the town and students.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, psychological
Plot: high school, murder, shooting, friendship, teenage life, buddies, isolation, youth, high school life, hopes, friends, secret ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 280
Squeeze (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ty, Hector, and Bao are close friends in a tough section of Boston, where they're called "the PG-13 crew." They're 14, decent kids with few skills who've bailed out of school. A small gang of older tough guys, led by Marcus ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: gas station, gang, urban ghetto life, crimes, gangsters, dealing with death, city life, coming of age, going straight, teenage life, against the odds, hopes ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts
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57%
 7.3
 1K
Eye of God (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A small Oklahoma town is stripped of its innocence when one of its boys (Nick Stahl) turns up mute and bloodied by the lakeside. Unable to tell his story, the local sheriff (Hal Holbrook) embarks on a quest to uncover the roots of a gruesome crime. ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, parole officer, small town, murder, abortion, social relations, love and romance, crime, dangerous attraction, crimes, couple relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 6K
Levity (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Manuel Jordan is a man who is free after serving 23 years for killing a teenager during an attempted robbery. After nearly two decades of staring at his victim's face on a newspaper clipping in his cell, the paroled man attempts to find ...
Style: touching, emotional, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: redemption, sin, murder, prison, gang, vandalism, police, criminal, revenge, robbery, party, singer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 221
Blast (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four high school friends believe the local myth that developer Swenson killed a kid for trespassing years earlier and got away with it. When one of the four friends disappears, the remaining three believe Swenson killed their friend and they take ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, haunted by the past, investigation, murder, teenage life, deadly, small town life, crime gone awry, danger, youth, kids in trouble, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pizza, Beer, and Cigarettes (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple of friends work for a taxi driver to rob his passengers, but they feel like they're getting ripped off. They decide to plan their own robberies, but they are amateurs and things don't go too well. One of the youths, Cordoba, whose ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: heist, gang, pregnancy, city life, down on your luck, urban ghetto life, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, youth, survival ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, uruguay, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
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The Visitors (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bill, Martha and their little child Hal are spending a quiet winter Sunday in their cosy house when they get an unexpected visit from Mike Nickerson and Tony Rodriguez. Mike and Tony are old acquaintances of Bill; a few years back, in Vietnam, they ...
Style: realistic, rough, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: veteran, hostage, rape, vietnam veteran, revenge, crime, crimes, friends, legal, vengeance, psychopath, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, connecticut, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Burning Bed (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An abused battered wife has had enough of husband beating up on her. Everywhere she turns for help, there's not much anyone will do. After he rapes her one night, she sets the bed on fire with him in it asleep.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, realistic, serious, disturbing
Plot: domestic violence, murder, marital rape, legal action, price of justice, hopes, society, courtroom drama, social relations, power relations, redemption, legal ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 7.2
 1K
Skins (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An inspirational tale about the relationship between two Sioux Indian brothers living on the Pine Ridge Indian reservation.
Style: thought provoking, gloomy, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: native american reservation, arson, vandalism, store, crimes, siblings relations, life is a bitch, crime, small town life, family life, homecoming, unemployment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nebraska, usa, vietnam, asia, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 29K
Mean Creek (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenagers living in small-town Oregon take a boat trip for a birthday celebration. When they get an idea to play a mean trick on the town bully, it suddenly goes too far. Soon they're forced to deal with the unexpected consequences of their ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teen drama, kids, teens
Plot: bully, prank, birthday, friends, small town, coming of age, friendship, guilt, unsupportive friend, first love, boat, interrogation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Powers That Be (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wealthy Los Angeles teen and her superficial friends wants to break out of suburbia and experience Southern California's "gangsta" lifestyle. But problems arise when the preppies get in over their heads and provoke the wrath of a ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: juvenile delinquency, youth, crimes, teenage life, high school life, teenager, gang, drug dealing, gangsters, strong sexual content, drugs/alcohol, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (2000)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Morocco, Tunisia, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ali, Kwita, Omar and Boubker are street kids. The daily dose of glue sniffing represents their only escape from reality. Since they left Dib and his gang, they have been living on the portside of Casablanca. They live in constant fear of Dib's ...
Style: rough, realistic, bleak, serious, captivating
Plot: street kid, coming of age, urban ghetto, friends, gang, survival, vengeance, kids in trouble, urban ghetto life, homeless, danger, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Detention: The Siege at Johnson High (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former high school student, Jason Copeland, returns to his school to take his revenge on the teachers for failing him out of school.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: school, vengeance, high school, deadly, teenage life, rivalry, juvenile delinquency, rebellion, teachers and students, urban ghetto life, psychopath, police station ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.9
 4K
Sugar Hill (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In the Harlem neighborhood of New York City, the Mafia steps in when a drug dealer quits his partner brother to lead a straight life with his girlfriend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: drug dealing, going straight, crimes, gang, life is a bitch, siblings relations, addiction, urban ghetto, drug abuse, juvenile delinquency, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, harlem, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dito Montiel, a successful author, receives a call from his long-suffering mother, asking him to return home and visit his ailing father. Dito recalls his childhood growing up in a violent neighborhood in Queens, N.Y., with friends Antonio, ...
Style: realistic, emotional, thought provoking, rough, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: childhood, coming of age, friendship, anger, african american, racial slur, loss of friend, juvenile delinquency, homecoming, marijuana, urban ghetto life, street kid ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 2005, 2000s, year 1986
Place: new york, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 69K
The Outsiders (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival gangs, setting off a turbulent chain of events.
Style: sentimental, stylized, sincere, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gang, book, street gang, juvenile delinquent, friendship, small town, murder, juvenile delinquency, machismo, crimes, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 1K
Death Clique (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a friendship rivalry between three high school girls escalates into a shocking act of violence, and soon one of them is dead. Now the dead girl's mom is determined to find her missing child... and get justice for her ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, rivalry, friendship, high school, jealousy, social relations, uninhibited rivalry, manipulations, dishonesty, youth, police investigation, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Naked Kiss (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former prostitute discovers that her philanthropic fiance is involved in perversion.
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, prostitute, hospital, murder, pimp, legislation, neo noir, police, pedophilia, sexual abuse, redemption, going straight ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, year 1961, 1960s
Place: switzerland, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hurricane Streets (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Marcus is a kid on Manhattan's mean streets. He's turning 15, his father is dead, his mother is in prison for smuggling undocumented aliens. His grandmother is raising him. He has four close buddies who have a basement clubhouse; they ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: gang, coming of age, friendship, juvenile delinquency, smuggling, theft, prison, dysfunctional family, urban ghetto, teenage life, street kid, social misfits ...
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico, new york, alaska, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Menace II Society (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Menace II Society is a coming of age tale detailing the summer after its protagonist Caine (Tyrin Turner) graduates from high school. This is Caine's story, which details real life in today's tough inner city.
Style: tense, bleak, realistic, stylized, rough ...
Plot: urban ghetto life, hip hop, friendship, african american, crime, coming of age, police brutality, social decay, graduation, overdose, juvenile delinquency, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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