Movies like The Curve

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The Curve (2015)
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The Curve (2015)
Original name: المنعطف
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Egypt, France, United Arab Emirates, Jordan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Radi, an isolated mysterious guy, who lives in his old VW minivan, finds himself starting an interesting journey.
Plot: road trip, refugee, introvert, outcast, van, mini van
Place: palestine, jordan

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Most similar movies to The Curve

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and road movie films with plots about road trip, friendship, love and romance, female nudity, romance, on the road and runaway mostly in Drama, Romance and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Curve: Justine (1969), Implosion (2011), American Honey (2016), West of Her (2016), Mr. Pig (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Justine (1969)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Alexandria, in 1938, Darley, a young British schoolmaster and poet, makes friends through Pursewarden, the British consular officer, with Justine, the beautiful and mysterious wife of a Coptic banker. He observes the affairs of her heart and ...
Plot: poet, transvestite, female nudity, banker, conspiracy, belly dancing, jailed, love interest, skinny dipping, married woman, british colonialism, zionism ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
Place: palestine, alexandria egypt, egypt
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95%
 6.5
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Implosion (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Spanish-German TV movie based on a story about immigration. The youth drama directed and written by Sören Voigt arrival by canoe account of a group of African immigrants.
Plot: friendship, refugee, immigrants, ringing telephone, bare chested boy, courage, hard labor, female nudity, hamburger
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90%
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American Honey (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits.
Style: road movie, talky, disturbing, melancholic, intense ...
Plot: road trip, teenage girl, misfit, first love, marijuana, dancing, van, romance, drinking alcohol, drinking, on the road, teenager ...
Place: kansas city, america, nebraska, oklahoma, texas ...
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83%
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West of Her (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dan signs on to travel with a mysterious stranger named Jane, laying cryptic tiles in the roads of cities across America. As they argue over what the tiles mean, they come to realize that it's up to each of us to answer the questions that haunt ...
Style: road movie, sincere, captivating, romantic, touching ...
Plot: road trip, summer romance, love interest, stranger, grand canyon, orphan, tent
Place: memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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 ...
Plot: road trip, foreclosure, estranged daughter
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Return to Montauk (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Ireland, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During a book tour in the United States, Max meets and falls in love with a young woman. Many years later, Max returns to the United States, hoping to reunite with his young lover.
Style: romantic, sincere, captivating, touching
Plot: road trip, regret, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex lover, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, writers, death of father, kiss, female lawyer, barefoot woman, concert, barefoot male ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Zacharia Farted (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After finding a mysterious key on an unmarked grave, friends Michael Bates and Brian Moore embark on a cross country road trip to find its owner.
Style: road movie
Plot: garage, waitress, grave, gas station, loss of son, apache, new age, desert, tape recording, christian, shaman, car ...
Place: san francisco, nevada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 41K
On the Road (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, UK, Mexico, Canada, Argentina
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Dean and Sal are the portrait of the Beat Generation. Their search for "It" results in a fast paced, energetic roller coaster ride with highs and lows throughout the U.S.
Style: road movie, sexy, atmospheric, inspirational, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, friendship, road trip, writers, hitchhiker, post war, marijuana, self discovery, lifestyle, adventure, americana, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, post world war two, year 1950 ...
Place: usa, new jersey, california, nebraska, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Hideous Kinky (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1972, disenchanted about the dreary conventions of English life, 25-year-old Julia heads for Morocco with her daughters, six-year-old Lucy and precocious eight-year-old Bea.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: sister, hippie, culture clash, celebrity culture, single parent, love and romance, family relations, self discovery, parents and children, cons and scams, lover, lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: morocco, london, africa, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Children of Rage (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy, Israel
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The viscous conflict between Israel and the Palestinians is now a generation old. For many of the children of the region, the terrorist war has been going on for their entire lifetimes, killing their family and friends, and overshadowing their ...
Plot: politics, terrorist, bomb, hospital, physician, children, war
Place: palestine, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Blue Skies, Green Waters, Red Earth (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Kasi and Suni are close friends who studied together in an engineering college. Assi, who comes to Kerala to study engineering under the North East quota falls in love with Kasi. Certain incidents that follow set Kasi and Suni on a road trip to ...
Style: road movie, scenic, touching, captivating, sentimental
Plot: romance, road trip, college, motorcycle, friendship, adventure, life philosophy, beautiful scenery, girlfriend, self discovery, biker, storytelling ...
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
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Paiyaa (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Shiva, an engineering graduate, is not serious about his job or future even when his friends advise him about life. He falls in love with a girl he saw at a bus stop and finally gets to ride with her in a car.
Style: captivating, romantic, tense, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, road trip, crimes, unemployment, couples, friendship, danger, kidnapping, love and romance, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
End of Sentence (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Iceland, Ireland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Newly widowed Frank Fogle embarks on a journey to Ireland to scatter his late wife’s ashes. His estranged son, Sean, recently released from prison, agrees to join only when his father promises that they’ll never see each other again following ...
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: father son relationship, road trip, last wish, death of wife, released from prison, father son estrangement, punched in the face, death of mother, bald woman, ferry, motorcycle, vomiting ...
Place: dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Fast Lane to Malibu (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The film follows randy college boys Zack and Brian on a trip to Malibu for a party where there's a shortage of boys but a bevy of buxom girls. Beset on the way by car trouble, and various other distractions, the film also follows the journey of ...
Style: erotic, entertaining, captivating, sexploitation film
Plot: road trip, erotica, neighbor neighbor relationship, adventure, male female relationship, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, roommate, neighbor, sorority, simulated blow job, adultery ...
Place: malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Autumn Memories (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran, Ukraine, Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ukrainian sculptor who is taking wife's death hard acquires the hope to begin a new life after appearance of Iraqi refugee. He desires to fall in love not taking into consideration the rival of young soldier.
Plot: heroes, injury, humanity, emigrant, refugee, autumn, love, fire, memories
Place: europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
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Fortuna (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, Belgium, Ethiopia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Fortuna, a 14-year-old Ethiopian girl, has had no news of her parents since they crossed the Mediterranean Sea. Together with other refugees, she is given shelter for the winter in a Swiss catholic monastery. While she waits for her fate to be ...
Plot: refugee, teenage girl, monastery, police, donkey, fire, cold, chick, priest, snow, cold the temperature, lie ...
Place: switzerland, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Finding Fanny (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man embarks on a road trip to find his lost love.
Style: road movie, semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, on the road, lost love, romance, lovers reunited, friendship, bollywood, unfulfilled love, widow, love letter, looking for love, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: punjab, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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When I Saw You (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Jordan, Greece, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jordan, 1967: displaced to a refugee camp after the occupation of their West Bank village, an eleven-year old boy and his mother enact the emancipating dream that every refugee has imagined countless times, in Annemarie Jacir's passionate and ...
Style: serious, emotional, atmospheric, touching, realistic ...
Plot: refugee, camp, hopes, parents and children, human spirit, forceful separation, family relations, youth, coming of age, teenage life, freedom fighter, search for father ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1967
Place: jordan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Suspended Step of the Stork (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Greece, Switzerland, Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Alexandre, a TV reporter, is working for a few days in a border town, where a lot of refugees from Albania, Turkey and Kurdistan are packed in. Among them, he notices an old man and thinks he is an important Greek politician who disappeared ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, contemplative, realistic, serious ...
Plot: refugee, immigrants, couple relations, starting over, journalism, media, society, missing person, political unrest, greek, refugees, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: albania, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Don't Give Up On Us (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Abby thinks she has everything under control until her best friend Sabina walks out of her own bridal shower weeks before her marriage to Abby's younger brother Samuel. With a cassette tape left behind by Sabina as her only lead, Abby vows to ...
Plot: chase, breakup, boy meets girl, road trip, canceled wedding, singer, best friend, love, love and romance, teenage love, folk singer, cassette tape ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Give Me Your Hand (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Quentin and Antoine are 18-year-old twins. Without their father knowing it, they set out on a voyage to Spain, where their mother's funeral is to ake place. The two brothers barely knew their mother. Their hitchhiking journey is full of ...
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: twins, gay brother, on the road, road trip, hitchhiker, funeral, self discovery, gay, life turned upside down, gay teenager, estranged mother, male male kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
I Am Truly a Drop of Sun on Earth (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, Georgia
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Tbilisi, Georgia, nowadays. April aged 34, just spent a night in jail for prostitution. She is now resuming her work in the run down night life hub in the underground of a luxury hotel. There she meets Dije, a young Nigerian immigrant. He entrusts ...
Plot: female director, refugee, prison, soccer, swinger, sex scene, corpse, procession, thunderstorm, pole dancing, prostitute, prostitution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 827
Tennessee (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of three people who strive to realize their dreams. Brothers Carter and Ellis set out on a road trip to their childhood home in a desperate search for their estranged father, who may hold the key to their future.
Style: sentimental, captivating, humorous, emotional, serious ...
Plot: terminal illness, follow your dream, homecoming, redemption, road trip, brother brother relationship, family relations, love, self discovery, friendship, siblings relations, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.2
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Paper Towns (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs back into his life-dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge-he ...
Style: exciting, emotional, captivating, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, teenage boy, adolescence, teenagers, adventure, teenager, friendship, youth, love and romance, friends, high school, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, orlando florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Memory Book (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Budding photographer Chloe (Ory) comes from a family of failed romances. At a local flea market, she stumbles upon an old photo album from the 1970s, chronicling the ideal romance of a happy couple (Hindle and Barbeau). Unable to find her own ...
Style: sweet, sentimental, feel good, touching, romantic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: marriage, art critic, road trip, love letter, dating, romance, love and romance, destiny, happy ending, looking for love, old love, love affair ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Yellow Handkerchief (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A road trip through Louisiana transforms three strangers who were originally brought together by their respective feelings of loneliness.
Style: emotional, uplifting, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, starting over, self discovery, adolescence vs adulthood, haunted by the past, on the road, couple relations, social misfits, unlikely partners, crumbling marriage, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Leisure Seeker (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey from Boston to Key West, recapturing their passion for life and their love for each other on a road trip that provides revelation and surprise right up to the very end.
Style: road movie, tense, melancholic, captivating
Plot: alzheimer's disease, elderly couple, aunt niece relationship, old couple, road trip, dementia, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, husband wife conflict, travel, sibling rivalry ...
Time: 90s, year 2016, 1990s, year 1993
Place: florida, detroit, south carolina, massachusetts, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Wuthering Heights (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rivette's unique take on Bronte's famous novel "Wuthering Heights".
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, mental illness, impossible love, forbidden love, love affair, social differences, tragic love, love triangle, couple relations, unfulfilled love, vengeance, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 228
The Good Life (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sylvain and Pierre have been running from the law ever since a custody battle with their mother pushed their father Yves into hiding ten years ago. But now that they’re older, the two brothers are road-weary and eager to take advantage of the ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: family relations, teenage boy, coming of age, custody, siblings relations, kidnapping, parents and children, family problems, youth, dysfunctional family, teenage life, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Blonde with Bare Breasts (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julian, 25, and Louis, 12, are two brothers who work and live on a barge in the centre of Paris. They transport gravel and resort to petty crime to make ends meet. They have grown up alone and now they are inseparable, wedded to a life on the river. ...
Style: captivating
Plot: skinny dipping, brother brother relationship, jealousy, stolen painting, dead mother, assault, heist gone wrong, theft, love interest, art theft, romantic triangle, love triangle ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%