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, youth, friendship, teenage life, death and violence 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), Boyz n the Hood (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
 14K
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, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: murder, friends, high school, small town, strangulation, sex, police, crime, rock, family relations, social relations, youth ...
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, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, juvenile delinquency, poverty, friendship, drug dealing, urban ghetto, teenage life, urban ghetto life, youth, gang member, revenge, girl gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.4
 399
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: serious, tense, realistic, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: youth, friendship, gangsters, college, siblings relations, criminal heroes, gays and lesbians, crimes, urban ghetto life, crime, fall in love, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island, usa, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, 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 ⇓
80%
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 7.8
 110K
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, emotional ...
Plot: urban ghetto life, juvenile delinquency, gang, african american, poverty, coming of age, friendship, hip hop, machismo, favoritism, party, football ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1984, year 1991 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, captivating, rough, realistic
Plot: cheerleader, high school, murder, school, friends, urban ghetto, teenage life, deadly, buddies, stoners, youth, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: gang, drug dealing, prison, murder, juvenile delinquency, crime, life is a bitch, crimes, urban ghetto life, society, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles
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73%
 5.9
 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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, betrayal, murder, gangsters, crime, vengeance, criminal heroes, dishonesty, tough heroes, blind ambition, organized crime, attempted murder ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, las vegas, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 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, realistic, dark humor
Plot: drug dealing, prostitute, suburban life, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, friendship, gang, youth, friends, crimes, crime, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: rough, realistic, serious, grunge
Plot: friendship, coming of age, life is a bitch, crimes, down on your luck, misfit, urban, society, gang, addiction, buddies, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.3
 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: touching, realistic, emotional, serious, psychological
Plot: high school, murder, shooting, friends, hopes, high school life, isolation, youth, friendship, teenage life, buddies, hallway ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 277
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: gas station, gang, crimes, urban ghetto life, social misfits, crime, society, innocence lost, against the odds, urban, youth, dealing with death ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts
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56%
 7.5
 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: gloomy, psychological, atmospheric, sincere, serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, murder, small town, parole officer, abortion, haunted by the past, deadly, couples, teenage life, small town life, danger, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: redemption, sin, murder, prison, vandalism, gang, revenge, police, criminal, party, singer, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 950
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, tense, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: hostage, veteran, rape, vietnam veteran, revenge, legal, homecoming, buddies, partners, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, new england, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: heist, gang, pregnancy, life is a bitch, urban ghetto, kids in trouble, betrayal, going straight, social decay, teenage life, survival, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, uruguay, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: domestic violence, murder, dysfunctional family, arson, social relations, power relations, rivalry, redemption, couples, deadly, small town life, family problems ...
Time: 80s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ 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, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teen drama, kids, teens
Plot: prank, birthday, bully, friends, small town, coming of age, friendship, guilt, unsupportive friend, first love, boat, interrogation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: rough, gloomy, realistic, serious, thought provoking
Plot: native american reservation, vandalism, arson, life is a bitch, crimes, siblings relations, small town, human nature, alcohol abuse, society, store, unemployment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nebraska, vietnam, asia, south dakota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: small town, crimes, uncover truth, kids in trouble, murder, deadly, small town life, teenage life, mind game, investigation, haunted by the past, youth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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, captivating, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: street kid, coming of age, danger, youth, kids in trouble, friends, urban ghetto, juvenile delinquency, vengeance, homeless, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
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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, atmospheric, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gang, friendship, small town, murder, machismo, juvenile delinquency, book, juvenile delinquent, street gang, chases and races, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: rough, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: school, high school, vengeance, confined, urban ghetto life, dedicated educator, crimes, teachers and students, life is a bitch, hostages, haunted by the past, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, rough, thought provoking, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: childhood, coming of age, friendship, anger, african american, loss of friend, homecoming, marijuana, juvenile delinquency, racial slur, street kid, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986, 2000s, year 2005
Place: new york, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 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, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, rivalry, friendship, high school, jealousy, social relations, dishonesty, uninhibited rivalry, manipulations, teenage life, police investigation, youth ...
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: small town, prostitute, hospital, murder, legislation, neo noir, pimp, police, pedophilia, sexual abuse, redemption, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963, year 1961
Place: united states, switzerland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: youth, crimes, juvenile delinquency, teenager, promiscuity, cocaine, gang, drug dealing, teenage life, high school life, society, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ 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, crime, african american, coming of age, police brutality, graduation, social decay, juvenile delinquency, drug dealing, organized crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, prison, smuggling, theft, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, parents and children, social misfits, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico, new york, alaska, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Killer Inside Me (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A sheriff struggles to hide his violent murderous acts.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: small town, neo noir, psychopath, small town life, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, serial killer, crimes, unlikely criminals, crime, social relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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