Movies like Lamb 2015

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Lamb (2015)
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Lamb (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lamb, based on the novel by Bonnie Nadzam, traces the self-discovery of David Lamb in the weeks following the disintegration of his marriage and the death of his father. Hoping to regain some faith in his own goodness, he turns his attention to Tommie, an awkward and unpopular eleven-year-old girl. Lamb is convinced that he can help her avoid a destiny of apathy and emptiness, and takes Tommie for a road trip from Chicago to the Rockies, planning to initiate her into the beauty of the mountain wilderness. The journey shakes them in ways neither expects.
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating
Plot: homesickness, age difference, travel, relationships, self discovery, children, youth, girl, lonely, dancing, horse, police, kidnapping, ghost story, beer, road trip, promise, surprise, escape, sex scene, hotel, lie, camping, young love, peeping tom ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, sincere and realistic films with plots about self discovery, road, coming of age, travel, relationships, friendship and road trip mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Lamb: The Art of Travel (2008), The Last Bus (2021), All About Nina (2018), The Lie (2011), Cry Macho (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Art of Travel (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: High school grad. Conner Layne is about to marry his first love, but when wedding plans fail, he goes solo on his honeymoon to Central America, finding adventure with a ragtag group of foreigners who attempt to cross the Darien Gap in record time.
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: travel, self discovery, adventurer, escapades, friends, prank, youth, adventure, canceled wedding, survival, disaster, nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
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The Last Bus (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Widower Tom, on the recent passing of his wife Mary, uses his free bus pass to travel the length of Britain from John O'Groats in Scotland to Land's End in Cornwall, their shared birthplace, using only local buses. It's an ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere
Plot: travel, elderly man, senior citizen, retirement home life, loss of wife, loss of family, old man, road trip, life is a bitch, loss of spouse, last wish, country ...
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All About Nina (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nina Geld's passion and talent have made her a rising star in the comedy scene, but she's an emotional mess offstage. When a new professional opportunity coincides with a romantic one, she is forced to confront her own deeply troubled past.
Style: touching, humorous, sincere, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: affair, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, sex scene, stand up comedian, love, romance, self discovery, introspection, friendship, sexual abuse, rape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new york
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72%
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The Lie (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man's life is altered unexpectedly after telling a lie to get out of work.
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: introspection, couples, boss and employee, parents and children, couple relations, lifestyle, unfulfillment, coming of age, family relations, power relations, lie, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, portland oregon, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Cry Macho (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mike Milo, a one-time rodeo star and washed-up horse breeder, takes a job from an ex-boss to bring the man's young son home from Mexico.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere, suspense ...
Plot: cowboy, bad mother, redemption, parents and children, father son relationship, father and son, travel, family relations, kidnapping, competition, horse, abusive mother ...
Time: 70s, year 1978
Place: mexico, mexico city
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Rain Man (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.
Style: road movie, sincere, uplifting, touching, inspirational ...
Plot: autism, road trip, redemption, runaway, mentally challenged, disability, brother brother relationship, siblings relations, family relations, self discovery, greed, psychology ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, california, texas, missouri ...
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70%
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Road to La Paz (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sebastian is unemployed, finding pleasure only in his old Peugeot. He got married to his girlfriend Jazmin and having no income, he starts a job of a private ride service. One day, a regular customer, Jalil, an old Arab man suggests a long distance ...
Style: road movie, captivating, inter cultural, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: journey, car, dog, cultural difference, road trip, spiritual journey, culture, travel, cross cultural relations, hotel, robbery, old man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Jess + Moss (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jess, age 18, and Moss, age 12 are second cousins in the dark-fire tobacco fields of rural Western Kentucky. Without immediate families that they can relate to, and lacking friends their own age, they only have each other. Over the course of a ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, experimental ...
Plot: coming of age, youth, farm, teenage life, friendship, self discovery, love and romance, society, incest, teenager, woman with a gun, childhood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Safelight (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A teenage boy and girl discover a renewed sense of possibility as they go on a road trip to photograph lighthouses along the California coast.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Audience: teens, date night, teen drama
Plot: lighthouse, follow your dream, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dream, cerebral palsy, road trip, photographer, couple relations, teenager, adolescence, travel, teenage life ...
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Desert Bride (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Chile
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Teresa’s life is turned upside down when she is forced to accept a job far away. On her way, she loses her bag, causing her to cross paths with El Gringo, a traveling salesman.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: traveling salesman, journey, lifestyle, female protagonist, travel, relationships, lifestyle change, road trip, changing lives, male female relationship, family relations, woman ...
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
It Felt Like Love (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Lila is experiencing an ennui-filled Brooklyn summer. She awkwardly wears a Kabuki-esque mask of sunscreen at the beach and plays third wheel to Chiara, her more experienced friend, and Chiara’s boyfriend, Patrick. Determined to ...
Style: sexy, emotional, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, obsession, self discovery, sexuality, teenage girl, best friends, youth, friendship, wooing, teenager, sex scene, loss of virginity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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C'mon C'mon (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Johnny and his young nephew forge a tenuous but transformational relationship when they embark on a cross-country trip to see life away from Los Angeles.
Style: sincere, psychological, captivating, inspirational, art house ...
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, travel, family relations, nephew, child protagonist, relationships, road trip, radio announcer, boy, child, coming of age, brother sister relationship ...
Time: future
Place: new orleans, los angeles, oakland california, venice beach california, new york ...
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64%
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Mamitas (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A teenager in Echo Park deals with the loss of his mother and his attraction to a girl not considered "cool" by his friends.
Style: realistic, sincere, captivating, psychological, light ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, youth, high school, teenage life, social relations, couples, friendship, self discovery, society, manhood, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Not Waving But Drowning (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Not Waving But Drowning is a chronological look at growing up, formed from two different stories. The two sets of friends represent the American dilemma between what you have known and what you hope to know; the tear between longing for the past and ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, starting over, society, couples, relationships, friends, best friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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63%
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Maine (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Backpacking alone on the Appalachian trail, a married woman meets a younger hiker and the two strangers become inexplicably drawn to one another.
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, realistic
Plot: camping, hiking, love, sex scene, infidelity, seduction, dysfunctional relationship, loneliness, family relations, couples, friendship, sexual attraction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Kodachrome (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Matt Ryder is convinced to drive his estranged and dying father Benjamin Ryder cross country to deliver four old rolls of Kodachrome film to the last lab in the world that can develop them before it shuts down for good. Along with Ben's nurse ...
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: father son relationship, road trip, brother brother relationship, art, adventure, society, destiny, parents and children, rivalry, friends, hopes, family ...
Time: 2010s
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The Missing Star (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychological, captivating, multicultural, disturbing, road movie
Plot: changing lives, cross cultural relations, relationships, self discovery, japanese culture, engineer, culture, introspection, cultural difference, journey, male female relationship, single mother ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Deflowering of Eva van End (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The ugly duckling of a fraught middle-class household has her life turned upside-down by the arrival of a handsome German exchange student, in this caustic, absurdist satire of petit-bourgeois family life from Dutch director Michiel ten Horn. (TIFF)
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, loss of virginity, family problems, lifestyle, exchange student, foreign exchange student, relationships, family relations, family, relationship problems, introspection ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Boy (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 18-year old Christian has just graduated from high school. At his summer job he is seduced by the 36-year old single mother Sanne. Soon he is drawn into a world of sensuality and his acquaintance with Sanne turns into an intense love affair which ...
Style: captivating, erotic, suspenseful, sincere, psychological ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, single mother, coming of age, mother son relationship, teenager, jealousy, sex scene, male nudity, female nudity, breakup, erotica ...
Place: denmark
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Firelight (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Incarcerated women join a band of volunteers who battle forest fires and assist during natural disasters.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: redemption, youth, human spirit, power relations, juvenile delinquency, hopes, society, fire brigade, friendship, rivalry, girl, reach out ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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59%
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Standing Up (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on one of the most beloved Young Adult novels of all time: Two kids are stripped naked and left together on an island in a lake - victims of a vicious summer camp prank; But rather than have to return to camp and face the humiliation, they ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, sad
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: youth, friendship, coming of age, summer camp, child's point of view, self discovery, parents and children, family relations, family, on the road, children, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Ave (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 86 min.
Story: While hitchhiking from Sofia to Ruse, Kamen meets Avé, a 17-year-old runaway girl. With each ride they hitch, Avé invents new identities for them, and her compulsive lies get Kamen deeper and deeper into trouble. Reluctantly drawn into this ...
Style: road movie, captivating, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, hitchhiking, teenage life, journey, leaving home, youth, fall in love, rebelliousness, girl, bittersweet, dishonesty, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bulgaria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Don't Make Me Go (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A terminally ill man and his teenage daughter embark on a road trip from California to New Orleans for his 20th college reunion. While there, he secretly hopes she can reunite with the mother who left them long ago.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Audience: teen drama
Plot: road trip, father daughter relationship, terminal illness, teenager, life is a bitch, parents and children, father and daughter, single father, family relations, father, absent mother, fighting illness ...
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58%
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The Mourning Forest (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A caregiver at a small retirement home takes one of her patients for a drive to the country, but the two wind up stranded in a forest where they embark on an exhausting and enlightening two-day journey.
Style: psychological, captivating, sincere
Plot: forest, retirement home, travel, sadness, old man, life is a bitch, relationship problems, old age, male female relationship, family problems, relationships, cross country trip ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
And Your Mother Too! (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.
Style: sexy, erotic, road movie, sex comedy, art house ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: sex, road trip, sexuality, hot and sexy, older woman younger man relationship, coming of age, older woman younger man sex, age difference, threesome, gay, self discovery, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Somewhere in Indiana (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Drama - An unexpected encounter with a mysterious stranger forever changes the life of four travelers visiting the hometown of a James Dean-like celebrity actor. - Colin Alexander, Jeff Angel, David Grant Briggs
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating
Plot: self discovery, hotshot hero, mysterious character, inventions and discoveries, road trip, secret, spirituality, movie star, reunion
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana
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Mr. Pig (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On a mission to sell his last remaining prize hog and reunite with old friends, an aging farmer abandons his foreclosed farm and journeys to Mexico. After smuggling in the hog, his estranged daughter shows up, forcing them to face their past and ...
Style: psychological, sincere, road movie, captivating, disturbing
Plot: road trip, human animal relationship, social problems, human relationship, friendship, animal human communication, pets, estranged daughter, foreclosure, sick father, mother, road ...
Place: mexico
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After Words (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A librarian facing a mid-life crisis travels to Costa Rica.
Style: psychological, romantic, disturbing, sincere, captivating
Plot: meaning of life, love affair, changing lives, male female relationship, midlife crisis, couple relations, estrangement, librarian, life, romantic relationship, love interest, love and romance ...
Place: costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Angela (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A ten year old girl named Angela leads her six year old sister, Ellie, through various regimens of 'purification' in an attempt to rid themselves of their evil, which she believes to be the cause of their mother's mental illness. ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: mental illness, girl, youth, dysfunctional family, coming of age, child's point of view, spirituality, sister sister relationship, obsession, self discovery, mysticism, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Natural Sciences (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In a rural school in the middle of the mountains, a girl who is starting to become a woman feels the profound need to discover her true identity. She does not know who her father is and she is determined to find him, but her mother does not approve ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: family relations, obsessive quest, self discovery, on the road, family problems, hopes, youth, parents and children, teachers and students, coming of age, search for father, unknown father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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