Movies like Steal Me

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Steal Me (2005)
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Steal Me (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chasing his wayward mother to Montana, fifteen year old Jake finds the picture perfect Tucker family instead who photoshop him into their lives, despite his questionable past. Too bad Jake can not stop himself from stealing, being seduced by the sexy next door neighbor, courting the mother of the house, encouraging the son in his first love affair, and leading the neighborhood boys in an ever escalating series of pranks. A drama about stealing radios, cars, and hearts
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: chase, small town, coming of age, teenage life, prostitute, youth, forbidden love, family relations, transsexual, parents and children, love and romance, starting over, midlife crisis, love affair, human nature, couples, small town life, suburban life, siblings relations, kids in trouble, suburbs, love, horse, thief, mountain ...
Time: contemporary
Place: montana, usa

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Most similar movies to Steal Me

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and emotional films with plots about family relations, youth, coming of age, love and romance, parents and children, teenage life and small town mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Steal Me: Winter Solstice (2004), Tully (2000), Amy & Isabelle (2001), Face (2002), Drunkboat (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Winter Solstice (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A widower confronts his older son's decision to leave home and his younger son's self-destructive behavior.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, starting over, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, small town life, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, social relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.4
 2K
Tully (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tully Jr. and Earl live on their father's Nebraska ranch, proud and independent to a fault. While the shy, reclusive Earl spends his free time watching movies, the cockier Tully works his way through a succession of short-term affairs and an ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: small town, friendship, stripper, coming of age, dysfunctional family, hopes, social relations, human nature, introspection, society, lifestyle, young lovers ...
Place: nebraska, usa, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.5
 421
Amy & Isabelle (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1971, in the small town of Shirley Falls, in Maine, the odd and lonely secretary Isabelle Goodrow raises her teenager daughter Amy alone. She has only two friends in her job among her gossiper colleagues. When her overprotected daughter is ...
Style: realistic, touching, sexual, serious
Plot: coming of age, power relations, youth, single parent, high school, pregnancy, social relations, small town, obsession, high school life, human nature, repression ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: maine, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.6
 251
Face (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Genie, a Chinese-American teenager, develops feelings for a charming African-American DJ, but her grandmother forbids their romance forcing Genie to choose between family and love.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, family relations, immigrants, friends, opposites attract, culture clash, single parent, youth, family life, love and romance, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 4.9
 555
Drunkboat (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After twenty years of broken bottles and empty hallways, Mort Gleason witnesses his nephew Moo being beaten while in a drunken stupor. The short contact with family brings Mort back to what are left of his senses and he returns to the last home he ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: social relations, haunted by the past, suburban life, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, teenage life, coming of age, self discovery, single parent, youth, suburbs
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Adam at Six A.M. (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A disenchanted young Professor of Semantics at a California college learns of a distant relative's death in Missouri. He journeys cross-country to the funeral, then decides to spend the summer there and work as a laborer for a power-line ...
Style: serious, touching, psychological, gloomy, biting ...
Plot: farm, small town, small town life, fall in love, couples, family relations, hopes, love and romance, youth, self discovery, starting over, human nature ...
Time: 60s
Place: missouri, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.7
 501
Our Father (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Chad, Netherlands
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two boys (Tamir & Amine) awake one morning to find that their father has abandoned their family. Shocked, they begin to misbehave. While surreptitiously watching a movie, they think they see their father speaking to them and steal the film to ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: small town, boarding school, boarding school life, young heroes, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, family relations, youth, estrangement, family problems, obsessive quest, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.3
 274
Admissions (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: A gifted high-school student flubs her college admissions interviews for the most unexpected reasons in this independent coming-of-age drama. Cynical, world-weary Evie is more interested in taking care of her family than getting into the Ivy League ...
Style: sentimental, touching, gloomy, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, human nature, siblings relations, family relations, parents and children, family problems, teenage life, mentally challenged, family life, youth, basement, poetry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, yale university, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Return to Peyton Place (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Residents of the small town of Peyton Place aren't pleased when they realize they're the characters in local writer Allison MacKenzie's controversial first novel. A sequel to the hit 1957 film.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, teenage life, single parent, youth, coming of age, social relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage, family relations, social decay, love affair ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts, new hampshire, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.4
 503
Virgin (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a teenager finds herself pregnant, with no memory of having had sex, she determines that she is carrying the child of God.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious
Plot: pregnancy, sexual abuse, clergy, coming of age, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, life is a bitch, social misfits, couples, small town life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.9
 537
The Dynamiter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: All fourteen-year-old Robbie Hendrick ever wanted was a family. Yet as another Mississippi summer begins, his wayward mother has run off again fearing a breakdown and he's left to burn the days caring for his half brother, Fess. As the deep ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, gloomy, touching
Plot: small town, youth, small town life, teenage life, family problems, coming of age, dysfunctional family, social relations, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, family relations, dysfunctional character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.1
 2K
Black Irish (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In South Boston, where Irish roots run deep and Catholic tradition reigns, two brothers face similar hardships but lead far different lives. While older brother Terry descends into drugs and crime, 16-year-old Cole vies to make the state baseball ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: baseball, confession, family relations, parents and children, family life, teenage life, youth, coming of age, brother brother relationship, teenage boy, father son relationship, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.3
 255
Due East (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The movie spotlights an intelligent high school senior and National Merit Scholar (Bryant) who has never been part of the "in crowd." She teaches a high school equivalency night class, tends to the needs of her widower father, Jesse ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: small town, single parent, coming of age, social relations, power relations, small town life, teenage life, couples, lifestyle, society, pregnancy, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
All the Wilderness (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Keeping to himself in the wake his father's death, James Charm finds refuge in solitary walks and creating morbid sketches — until a charismatic new friend and a quirky young woman begin to draw him out of his shell.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, self discovery, family relations, youth, single parent, teenage boy, therapist, boy, mother son relationship, coming of age, undressing, swimming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Hide Your Smiling Faces (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Tommy and his older brother Eric live in the midst of vast remote forests. The death of their friend pushes them close to the edge. Eric doesn’t know how to channel his energy. All at once, nature’s vastness feels stifling.
Style: rough, touching, gloomy, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, youth, innocence lost, human nature, teenage life, haunted by the past, in the woods, siblings relations, dealing with death, family relations, dead child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
A Cool, Dry Place (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A single father balances his work as an attorney with the care of his five year old son and his work as a high school basketball coach in rural Kansas, where he moved after his wife abandoned him in Chicago. Just as he starts to develop a new ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, dramatic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: love triangle, small town, single father, friendship, love and romance, human nature, starting over, single parent, couples, small town life, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: kansas, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.4
 884
Swimming (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two girl friends in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina find their relationship changing as they encounter new arrivals to the town.
Style: realistic, humorous, sincere, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, lifestyle, social relations, love and romance, gays and lesbians, parents and children, friends, romance, twentysomething life, couple relations, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Life in the small town of Grandview, Illinois is one that is just like any other city or town. Tim Pearson, soon to be graduating high school wants to go to Florida to study oceanography. He meets Michelle "Mike" Cody and is attracted to ...
Style: offbeat, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: coming of age, small town, bondage, revenge, betrayal, love and romance, romance, family relations, friends, social relations, society, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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A Touch of Fate (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: One night in a small town in North Carolina, fate brings together three lives: an entertainment lawyer returning home to his dying mother after years in escape of his past, a woman trying to reclaim her supposed love, and a boy with a penchant for ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, legal action, hopes, family relations, love and romance, human nature, lottery, starting over, small town, redemption, destiny, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.5
 6K
Bee Season (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 11-year-old Eliza is the invisible element of her family unit: her parents are both consumed with work and her brother is wrapped up in his own adolescent life. Eliza ignites not only a spark that makes her visible but one that sets into motion a ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, mental illness, judaism, redemption, coming of age, family problems, parents and children, human nature, hopes, family relations, siblings relations, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Rambling Rose (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rose, is taken in by the Hillyer family to serve as a 1930s housemaid so that she can avoid falling into a life of prostitution. Rose's appearence and personality is such that all men fall for her, and Rose knows it. She can't help herself ...
Style: sexual, sexy, touching, emotional, erotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, small town, hospital, love, great depression, love and romance, prostitute, nanny, introspection, liberal, youth ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Last Best Sunday (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Hispanic teenager hides out from the law in the home of a good-natured, but rebellious, Caucasian teenage girl after killing two rednecks whom beat him up and left him for dead, leading to a collision of cultures between the two youths.
Style: psychological, touching, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: small town, murder, racism, forbidden love, society, social differences, small town life, teenage life, deadly, couples, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Dog Days of Summer (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious drifter lures two boys into uncovering the secrets of a sleepy southern town.
Style: serious, touching, offbeat, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: small town, coming of age, social relations, youth, small town life, neo noir, accident, brother brother relationship, male female relationship, sheriff, infidelity, friendship between boys ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Diary of Preston Plummer (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On the day of his college graduation, Preston Plummer cannot think of a single thing he really loves. Adrift, Preston follows a beautiful but troubled young woman to a small island town where he begins to fall for her, but it all threatens to fall ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, emotional, touching ...
Plot: love affair, fall in love, love and romance, romance, family relations, parents and children, college graduate, young lovers, haunted by the past, island, youth, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.2
 1K
52 Tuesdays (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Billie’s reluctant path to independence is accelerated when her mother reveals plans for gender transition, and their time together becomes limited to Tuesdays. This emotionally charged story of desire, responsibility, and ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, captivating, rough ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage girl, gender, transsexual, family relations, teenage life, disorder, youth, parents and children, family, mother daughter relationship, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.4
 599
The Bay Boy (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A Roman Catholic teenage boy in Glace Bay, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia during the 1930s faces various growing-up problems: Should be become a priest? What should he do about the murder he witnessed, committed by a local cop and upstanding ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: coming of age, innocence lost, murder, parents and children, clergy, juvenile delinquency, forbidden love, teenage love, social relations, small town life, suburbs, teenage life ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Expecting Amish (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 18-year-old Hannah Yoder is ready to become an Amish adult - which means baptism into the Church and marriage to her boyfriend, Samuel. However, her friends convince her to visit Hollywood for Rumspringa where she meets Josh and the two hit it off ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: religions or cults, couples, love affair, family problems, teenage life, youth, culture clash, forbidden love, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Loss of Sexual Innocence (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the sexual development of a filmmaker through three stages of his life.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: innocence lost, forbidden love, vengeance, sex, elderly lovers, youth, culture clash, human nature, society, couples, downfall, teenage life ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, stone age
Place: kenya, africa, tunisia, england, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.0
 608
Campfire (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of one woman's personal battle for acceptance, but also a portrait of a political movement that has forever affected millions of lives in the Middle East.
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: coming of age, friendship, parents and children, hopes, love and romance, romance, dealing with death, family relations, siblings relations, couples, political unrest, soldier ...
Time: 80s
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Ode to Billy Joe (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Billy Joe confesses his love to the lovely Bobbi Lee only to cover his growing fear that he may, in fact, be homosexual. One night, at a barn dance, he gets a little drunk and rather than going with the hired whores, gives into his desires and ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional, serious
Plot: coming of age, small town, gay, bridge, doll, love and romance, unfulfillment, destructive relationship, gays and lesbians, unfulfilled love, family relations, romance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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