Movies like Defeated

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Defeated (2018)
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Defeated (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Inspired by true events, DEFEATED is an amazing romance/drama. The film takes you on a journey that follows the life of a model (Stephanie). She struggles to find true love & contentment after suffering a traumatic childhood experience. Stephanie must cope & confront her past, regain her self-value and deal with her life issues - in order to find happiness. DeFeated is a unique film, being inspired by true events, which makes the movie chilling and awe-inspiring. The film is filled with shockers and unraveling moments from her past.
Plot: model, depression, convicted felon, companionship

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Most similar movies to Defeated

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, melancholic and emotional films with plots about depression, kiss, model, love, female nudity, suicide and romance mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Defeated: The Beautiful Risk (2013), Model Shop (1969), Different Strokes (1998), Close Friends (1992), Elenore Makes Love (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Beautiful Risk (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: William, a respected artist who lost everything after his divorce, arrives in Montreal on a job prospect. When the job falls through he then is saved and forms an erotic friendship and exposes his soul with a young woman named Paulette.
Plot: drug addict, surrealism, divorce, suicide, nurse, artist, church, model, prostitute, missing child, lost child, strip club ...
Place: canada, new york, quebec, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 2K
Model Shop (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While trying to raise money to prevent his car from being repossessed, George is attracted to Lola, a Frenchwoman who works in a "model shop" (an establishment which rents out beautiful pin-up models to photographers). George spends his ...
Plot: infidelity, model, architect, one day, adultery, extramarital affair, military draft, actress, repossession, unemployment, male camaraderie, mansion ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Different Strokes (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Los Angeles fashion model falls in love with a female art director during a photo shoot which puts their newfound romance at odds with the model's photographer boyfriend.
Plot: lesbian sex, photograph, model, sexual awakening, menage a trois, photo shoot, female orgasm, fashion model, flashback, female full frontal nudity, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.6
 109
Close Friends (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old Sabrina has lived with her father since he split with her mother. As the film unfolds it gradually becomes clear that Sabrina is a victim of incest.
Plot: depression, friend, exploitation, lesbian, kiss, salesman, illness, jealousy, love, forced incest, high school dropout, joy ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Elenore Makes Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: A lesbian photographer meets a sexy model in an upscale hotel suite. The two women may have a past that is more present than we think.
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: model, photographer, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, love and romance, lesbian love, love story, lesbian, couple relations, romantic relationship, fall in love, relationships ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Midnight Passion (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: About a woman who changes personality to please the man she's with, and about the man who brings her sexuality to full bloom.
Plot: model, female director, murder, role playing, yacht, dirty old man, photographer, accident, s&m, voyeurism, abortion, bank manager ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Return to Two Moon Junction (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Savannah Delongpre is a wealthy fashion model living in New York City who returns to her small town in Georgia to visit her wealthy grandmother Belle as well as walk down memory lane to remember her childhood with some of her friends still living ...
Plot: model, return, moon, coworker relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, infidelity, waterfall, cemetery, breasts, nipples, engagement, passion ...
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
 89
Letting Go (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Unlucky in love, strangled at work, and tormented at home, Joel Slater is desperately searching for a way to juggle his life. But sometimes, the secret to happiness begins with letting go.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: introspection, starting over, romance, love and romance, therapy, love triangle, depression, dream, industry, secret, pets
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.5
 110K
A Single Man (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, philosophical, enigmatic ...
Plot: depression, gays and lesbians, gay, homosexual, tragic love, loneliness, broken heart, gay relationship, haunted by the past, love and romance, homosexuality, death ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, madrid, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Mining for Ruby (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jack is a widowed "end-of-the-roader" struggling with his continued depression as he falls for Ruby, a passionate environmental engineering grad student who is embroiled in a poisonous waste controversy that threatens to shut down the ...
Plot: toxic waste, abusive boyfriend, abuse, nature, toxic, environment, art, alcohol, alcohol abuse, waste, painting, painter ...
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In California, a group of women struggle with personal problems as their paths intertwine in unexpected ways. Dr. Elaine Keener, the sole caretaker for her aging mother, turns to tarot card reader Christine for spiritual aid. Christine grapples with ...
Style: emotional, bleak, touching, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: loneliness, depression, interracial relations, dating, sadness, single parent, parents and children, siblings relations, illness, abortion, terminal illness, pregnancy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 564
Pelican Blood (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nikko is a twenty-something man with good friends, a passion for birdwatching, and self-destructive tendencies. When he falls back into a relationship with Stevie—his seductive, aggressive environmental activist ex-girlfriend he first encountered ...
Plot: female nudity, depression, sex, suicide, kiss, male nudity, pubic hair, breasts, barefoot male
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 205
Two People (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Evan Bonner is a deserter from the Vietnam war; he is on his way back to America to give himself up when he meets Deirdre McCluskey, a beautiful if petulant model. The two make an unlikely couple, but once in France the magic of Paris works its ...
Plot: deserter, romance, male female relationship, social issues, single mother, morality, model, marijuana, love, train, airport, travel ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, vietnam, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.2
 112
Away (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gay secondary school-boy runs away after principal embarrasses him in front of school.
Style: experimental, cult film
Plot: insomnia, sleeping, gay slur, husband wife relationship, kiss, gay, homelessness, screaming, homosexual, homosexuality, classroom, infidelity ...
Time: year 2004
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Amor (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 96 min.
Plot: taiwanese, love triangle, artist, student, love, model, body painting, painting
Place: china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 50
Baby Blues (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After the birth of her first baby turn's her husband's well-ordered existence upside down and forces him to act in response to the unexpected twists and turns of life.
Plot: angst, religion, depression, love, belief, baby, medical, television, tv, videotaping, family relations, video
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Green Plaid Shirt (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: the lives of two ordinary men who find love together only to lose it. In an era of easy sex and open relationships they have only two rules: dont fall in love with others and no jealousy. Still rules are made to be broken. Eventually a single act of ...
Plot: gay, dinner, death of loved one, orgasm, aids, gay relationship, hand job, male nudity, gay sex, hugging, homosexual, bedroom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 485
ToY (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: ToY is a drama about two lost souls from disparate backgrounds who find each other amid the desperation and glamour of Los Angeles, forging an unlikely relationship that spirals into tragic chaos.
Style: emotional, rough, touching, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, prostitution, terminal illness, photographer, lesbian love, passion, female protagonist, prostitute, art, roommate, model ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Like Father, Like Son (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of a small-town football star, who defies society, morals and his God and gets into so much trouble that he is expelled from school. Told in flashbacks, usually in confession to the priest, Chris sets the tone early in the opening scene ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: decadence, alcoholic father, football team, teammate, nymphomaniac, auction, teenager, depression, scholarship, solace, fire truck, football player ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mazhayethum Munpe (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Nandakumar is a college professor who wants to get the best treatment for his paralyzed fiancee, Uma Maheshwari. Trouble starts brewing when Shruthi, Nandakumar's student falls in love with him. Will Shruti let Uma unite with Nandakumar weaves ...
Plot: college, dysfunctional marriage, prank, suicide, obsessive love, flashback, love triangle, professor, paralysis, immaturity, depression, marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 5K
Lovesong (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Neglected by her husband, Sarah embarks on an impromptu road trip with her young daughter and her best friend, Mindy. Along the way, the dynamic between the two friends intensifies before circumstances force them apart. Years later, Sarah attempts ...
Style: sincere, romanticism, road movie, melancholic, romantic ...
Plot: lesbian subtext, road trip, female friendship, wedding, unspoken love, loneliness, flash forward, implied sex, young woman, mother daughter relationship, twenty something, biracial child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Chemical Hearts (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a hopelessly romantic high school senior falls for a mysterious new classmate, it sets them both on an unexpected journey that teaches them about love, loss, and most importantly themselves.
Style: compassionate, melancholic, sad, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: teenage love, first love, first sexual experience, tragic love, lesbian couple, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, car accident, school, high school, grieving, teen romance, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Blue Citrus Hearts (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 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: sincere, touching, atmospheric, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, high school, coming of age, teenage love, teenage life, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, buddies, life is a bitch, romance, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: memphis, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.8
 2K
Dandelion (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a small town of rolling fields and endless skies, isolated 16 year old Mason lives in a world where families exist in fragmented silence and love seems to have gone missing. Then Mason meets Danny, a sensitive and troubled girl, and their tender ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, young lovers, romance, parents and children, compassion, desperation, depression, self discovery, jail, coming of age, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Making of a Male Model (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kay Dillon, a successful modeling agent, meets the young and handsome ranch hand Tyler Burnett in Nevada. She can't help but notice his incredible good looks and invites him to move to New York and start working for her as a male model. ...
Plot: male model, fame, drug addiction, drug abuse, fashion photographer, gay, gay slur, man crying, cowboy, gay stereotype, sweat, press agent ...
Place: nevada, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.5
 128K
The Hours (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France, Canada, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: "The Hours" is the story of three women searching for more potent, meaningful lives. Each is alive at a different time and place, all are linked by their yearnings and their fears. Their stories intertwine, and finally come together in a ...
Style: intellectual, psychological, captivating, serious, sincere ...
Plot: depression, suicide, aids, mental illness, housewife, drowning, suicidal, writer's life, writers, terminal illness, bipolar disorder, human nature ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1920s, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, new york, england, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 7K
Mr. Jones (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story about the relationship between a manic depressive man, Mr Jones, and the female doctor who takes more than a professional interest in his treatment.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Plot: bipolar disorder, terminal illness, mental illness, opposites attract, hospital, romance, forbidden love, love affair, doctors and patients, fall in love, rehabilitation, destructive relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Part 2, Sounder (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Poor black sharecroppers band together to build a school for their children.
Plot: family relations, depression, african american
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 68
Late Spring (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in the 1960's. Joo-Goo (Park Yong-Woo) is viewed as Korea's best sculptor, but he suffers from a disease which will slowly paralyze his body. He gives up interests in the arts and just spends his days meaninglessly. His wife, Jung-sook ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, realistic, psychological
Plot: sculptor, model, illness, jealousy, artist, romance, love, couples, fall in love, post war, marital abuse, spouse abuse ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Leaving Las Vegas (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.
Style: depressing, sexual, captivating, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, addiction, self destructing, loneliness, prostitute, social misfits, suicide, casino, romance, unlikely relationship, human nature, love at first sight ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%