Movies like Cheerleader

If you like "Cheerleader" you are looking for movies about / with teenager, friendship, break up, swimming, jealousy, cheerleader and kiss themes of Drama and Romance genre shot in USA.
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Cheerleader (2016)
 7.9
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Cheerleader (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Cheerleader dives into the mind of a teenager as she tries desperately to win her boyfriend back.
Plot: teenager, friendship, break up, swimming, jealousy, cheerleader, kiss, shopping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, high school, telephone call, cigarette smoking, revenge, fight

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Most similar movies to Cheerleader

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and humorous films with plots about friendship, kiss, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, high school, teenager, coming of age and cigarette smoking mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Cheerleader: Mary Marie (2010), Normal Adolescent Behavior (2007), Friends and Lovers (2010), First Girl I Loved (2016), Other Men's Wives (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 74
Mary Marie (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After the death of their mother, two sisters are forced to question and redefine their love for each other.
Plot: grief, jealousy, friendship, handyman, sex scene, small town, voyeurism, female full frontal nudity, female masturbation, female nudity, love triangle, sister sister relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Normal Adolescent Behavior (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: High school student Wendy has an odd relationship with her five friends: They're openly sexual with each other, swapping partners every week. But this is all thrown into turmoil when she meets Sean, a new student in school who has a crush on ...
Style: serious, bleak, sincere, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: high school, teenage love, high school life, coming of age, sex, lust, teenager, friendship, humiliation, love and romance, best friends, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Friends and Lovers (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a failed relationship with a waitress, a young gay man is challenged by his love for a straight mechanic.
Plot: waitress, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coffee shop, shaving, museum, piano, mechanic, car, gay, friendship, father son relationship, kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
First Girl I Loved (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Anne just fell in love with Sasha, the most popular girl at her L.A. public high school. But when Anne tells her best friend, Clifton—who has always harbored a secret crush on her—he does his best to get in the way.
Plot: girl, high school, softball, best friend, female homosexuality, teenage sexuality, yearbook, confusion, female female kiss, gay, gay kiss, lesbianism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Other Men's Wives (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Uncle Eddie writes children's books for a living. and he's very successful at it , but he's OBSESSED with women, and so little time is life's dilemma for him. Needless to say this leads to numerous close calls with jealous ...
Plot: female full frontal nudity, sex on couch, simulated blow job, telephone call, cross, kiss, cigarette smoking, black panties, sex, watching sex, breasts, jeep ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.2
 16
Waves (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Waves is a romantic drama about the intimate relationship between Ross & Sofia - two old friends passionately in love yet life's cultural, geographical, and emotional obstacles get in the way.
Plot: love, lovers, unfulfilled love, surrealism, cigarette smoking, drunkenness, jealousy, beach, fight, island, friendship, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Art of Getting By (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who's made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.
Style: witty, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, teenage love, youth, love and romance, teenage life, friends, high school, teenager, philosophy, rebellious youth, painting, mentor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Beautiful Crazy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three young girls on their way to adulthood. Xiao-Bu fights over a cigarette with her friend Angel. Ah-Mi sleeps with Xiao-Bu’s boyfriend. He is very popular and lets Angel steal a kiss. Can it get any worse? Life with a depressive, alcoholic ...
Plot: alcohol, bathtub, male tears, girl fight, adolescence, swing, alone, love letter, dysfunctional family, apology, father daughter relationship, drink ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.6
 3K
Dakota Skye (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For as long as she could remember, Dakota Skye has been cursed with a super power. She has the ability to see the truth in any lie she hears. From small, harmless white lies, to the more devious kind, they have come from the people that she should ...
Style: serious, captivating, melancholic, psychological, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, friendship, music band, romance, supernatural power, lie, teen angst, self discovery, self acceptance, coming of age, cigarette smoking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Raising Victor Vargas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film follows Victor, a Lower East Side teenager, as he deals with his eccentric family, including his strict grandmother, his bratty sister, and a younger brother who completely idolizes him. Along the way he tries to win the affections of Judy, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, emotional, stylized, cynical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, wooing, couples, youth, teenage life, love and romance, sexual relations, fall in love, urban ghetto, family life, coming of age, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, dominican republic, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.2
 2K
Dean (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A freelance illustrator in New York suffers a quarter-life crisis and leaves his home for the west coast.
Style: disturbing, romantic, humorous
Plot: death of wife, grief, death of mother, drawing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, break up, breakup, father son relationship, friend, friendship, death, real estate agent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Origin of Violence (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A French teacher makes a startling discovery while on a trip to Buchenwald.
Plot: taking a photograph, restaurant, teacher, fear, book, nazi, subway, telephone call, secret, rivalry, dancing, kiss ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 37
Threesome (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A New York stockbroker (Stephen Collins) introduces a girlfriend (Deborah Raffin) to his buddy (Joel Higgins) from out of town, then regrets it.
Plot: friendship, flashback, foot chase, love triangle, break up, intimacy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 39
My Two Loves (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A widow emerges from her mourning after a year. She moves into a new apartment, gets a new job, and a gains a 'gentleman caller' her late husband's partner and former best friend. Her daughter opposes the relationship and causes ...
Plot: lesbian mother, argument, hugging, elephant, grandmother, zoo, therapist, self discovery, photo album, hot dog, romantic rivalry, tabloid ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
You Are the Apple of My Eye (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Adolescence is like a heavy rain. Even though you catch a cold from it, you still look forward to experiencing it once again. Ko-Teng has several close friends who had a crush on Shen Chia-Yi. Those friends of Ko's thus moved in unison from ...
Style: heartbreaking
Plot: high school, first love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, fight, wedding, library, flashback, telephone call, school, teacher, student ...
Time: year 1994, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young tomboy, Watts, finds her feelings for her best friend, Keith, run deeper than just friendship when he gets a date with the most popular girl in school.
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night, teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: high school, coming of age, tomboy, school, opposites attract, love triangle, best friend, friendship, high school dance, romance, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 1K
Carry Slee 8 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a boy is framed after an act of senseless violence by his friends, they turn against him for trying to tell the truth.
Plot: fight, african american, bicycle, leather jacket, laptop, friendship, soccer, motorcycle, cell phone, teenager, computer, friendship between boys ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hateship Loveship (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A wild teenage girl orchestrates a romance between her nanny and her father, who is a recovering addict.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: addiction, happy ending, dysfunctional family, family relations, dysfunctional character, coping, life is a bitch, teenager, ambition, love and romance, delusion, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans, iowa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 8K
Delibal (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A love story following two young people battling with their emotions and dreams, the pressures of career, family and not knowing what the future holds. Füsun is a brilliant student, destined for a successful career but can't help from falling ...
Style: emotional, captivating, neurotic, touching, romantic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bipolar disorder, love, jealousy, wedding, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, parents and children, romance, living together, conflict, musician, singing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Being Charlie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Charlie is a troublesome 18-year-old who breaks out of a youth drug treatment clinic, but when he returns home to Los Angeles, he's given an intervention by his parents and forced to go to an adult rehab. There, he meets a beautiful but ...
Style: touching, melancholic, exciting, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: drug use, drug addiction, drug addict, father son relationship, love, politics, teenager, friendship, society, drug rehab, family relations, love and romance ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.4
 392
Love & Suicide (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When pretty but troubled Kaye moves to New Orleans from Atlanta with her mother and little brother, she forges a special friendship with Emily, a rebellious high school senior with troubles of her own. They become instant best friends, and begin ...
Plot: high school, teenager, lesbian, lesbian kiss, lesbianism, lesbian sex, lesbian love, mother daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Truth About Alex (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Alex admits to his best friend Brad that he is gay.
Plot: recital, dock, black eye, acceptance, football team, gas station attendant, youth, drink thrown into someone's face, locker room, gay friend, coming out, gay teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Rivers Wash Over Me (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After his mother dies, Sequan, a sensitive teenager from Brooklyn, moves in with relatives living in a small town plagued with secrets hidden deep within its lush, rural Alabama terrain. Sequan finds refuge in a friendship with a troubled girl who ...
Plot: gay teenager, american south, black lgbt, coming out, cemetery, gay, gay kiss, death of mother, miscegenation, basketball, high school, bullying ...
Place: alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 551
Vacationland (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Filmmaker Todd Verow revisits his own youth for his latest work. The film's main character is Joe, who, like the director, grew up in Bangor in Maine. Joe, an 18 year old high school senior who longs to move away from poor white trash roots and ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, coming out, coming of age, self discovery, best friends, youth, strong sexual content, haunted by the past, lifestyle, misfit, gender, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Crazy/Beautiful (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: At Pacific Palisades High, a poor Latino falls hard for a troubled girl from the affluent neighborhood.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, sentimental, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, high school, culture clash, young lovers, unhappiness, romance, opposites attract, teenage life, fall in love, coming of age, parent child relationship, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Truth About Jane (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jane, a high school teenager, tries to deal with the discovery that she is a lesbian after developing an intense friendship with another girl who makes her discover her true sexuality, which is only the start of Jane's troubles when Jane's ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, sincere, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian couple, lesbian, school, coming out, friendship, parents and children, fall in love, high school life, high school, love and romance, teenage love, youth ...
Time: 90s, year 1989, year 1993
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Can't Buy Me Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nerdy high schooler Ronald Miller rescues cheerleader Cindy Mancini from parental punishment after she accidentally destroys her mother's designer clothes. Ronald agrees to pay for the $1,000 outfit on one condition: that she will act as though ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: opposites attract, high school, friendship, romance, social differences, fall in love, social climbing, couples, teenage life, youth, lifestyle, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Taking the Plunge 2 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gaby and Fred are preparing for the world swimming championships which will be held in Quebec this year. Their love will be purt to the test when a former love of Gaby's turns up at the championships. Gaby finds herself at a crucial point of ...
Plot: young adult, high school, competition, swimming pool, swimming, sport competition
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Their Eyes Were Watching God (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the morals of her small town. Based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston.
Style: uplifting, sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, gambling, small town, marriage, jealousy, love, injustice, family problems, human spirit, couple relations, small town life, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Blue Citrus Hearts (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A first love could quite possibly be the last for Sam, a Memphis teenager coming to terms with the romantic feelings he harbors for his best friend, Julian. Will the love he feels for this boy guide him through his struggles with his abusive father, ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, coming of age, high school, gays and lesbians, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, suburbs, suburban life, romance, sexual abuse, youth, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: memphis, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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