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N.O.I.R. (2015)
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N.O.I.R. (2015)
Original name: NOIR
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: NOIR chronicles the lives of four people living in a neighborhood plagues by poverty and violence, aspiring to freedom and happiness. Kadhafi, a 26 year old aspiring rapper and ex-member of a street gang, just out of prison, wants to steer clear of troubles. Fleur, a 17 year old Haitian mother in an abusive and passionate relationship with her daughter's father, dreams of leaving the ghetto and becoming a nurse. Suzie, a 20 year old stripper who falls for a gang member. Dickens, 16 year old Haitian wants to be part of the street gang controlled by his older brother.
Style: psychological, touching, tense, sentimental, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: organized crime, drug dealer, teenage boy, gang member, gang, rapper, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, immigrants, released from prison, teen romance, love, youth, romance, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, couples, friendship, heroes, friends, drugs, life is a bitch, fall in love ...
Place: montreal, canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative and tense films with plots about love and romance, couples, youth, love, romance, couple relations and family relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like N.O.I.R.: Keeper (2015), Chicken (2015), Silk Road (2017), Natasha (2015), Lottery (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Keeper (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maxime and Mélanie are a typical teenage couple. Like most lovestruck fifteen-year-olds, they can't get enough of each other and they think they'll be together forever. But when Mélanie becomes pregnant, their worlds are rocked.
Style: touching, tense, sentimental, unusual plot structure, captivating ...
Plot: young love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, teenage girl, pregnancy, teenager, father son relationship, baby, mother daughter relationship, couples, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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Chicken (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: RICHARD, 15 with learning difficulties, longs to put down roots but his restless and destructive brother, POLLY, needs to keep moving. When the land they live on is bought by a new landowner, and the electricity supply to their caravan is cut, their ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: teenage boy, first love, brother brother relationship, farm, coming of age, caravan, teenager, learning disability, couples, friendship, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
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Silk Road (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A psychological thriller inspired by the life of Michael S., a small-town boy from Holland, who becomes the world's most wanted cybercriminal.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: drug trade, cheating, teenager, friend, black market, drugs, internet, drug use, smuggling, drug traffic, couples, criminal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Natasha (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Natasha takes place over the course of one summer. It is the story of Mark Berman, 16, the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants living in the suburbs north of Toronto. When his uncle enters into an arranged marriage with woman from Moscow, the woman ...
Style: touching, suspense, unusual plot structure, psychological, contemplative
Plot: teenage boy, teenager, teenage girl, teenage protagonist, first love, cousin cousin relationship, fall in love, youth, couples, romance, family relations, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ontario canada, canada, toronto ontario canada
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71%
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Lottery (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two Iranian teenagers in love want to get married, travel to the US to get a green card and live there, but their parents object. With not enough money saved, they pin their hopes on winning the state lottery to fund their trip, but tragedy derails ...
Style: tense, psychological, sentimental, touching, disturbing ...
Plot: family relations, aspiration, immigration, foreign language, green card, love, parents and children, american dream, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, troubled marriage, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, iran
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Marmalade Boy (2018)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two sets of parents divorce and marry each other, while their children Miki and Yuu are caught in the middle and start falling for each other.
Style: manga, psychological, sexy, unusual plot structure, touching ...
Plot: teenage girl, love, marriage, teenage boy, divorce, father daughter relationship, half brother half sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenager, brother sister incest, incest, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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56%
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Ville-Marie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Celebrated European actor Sophie Bernard is in Montreal shooting a movie, and she's taking the opportunity to visit her son Thomas in the hope of bridging the rift that's grown between them. But Thomas has his own agenda for their time ...
Style: psychological, sexy, touching, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: motherhood, post traumatic stress disorder, film within a film, gay interest, heart condition, estrangement, mother son relationship, youth, love and romance, romance, love, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, montreal
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55%
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Porcupine Lake (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a hot and hazy summertime in northern Ontario, 13-year-old Bea wants a best friend more than anything else, but when she meets boisterous Kate, she gets more than she imagined. A story of bravery, small-town summer love, and the secret world ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative, captivating, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, summer, teenage girl, friendship, girl, childhood, romance, friends, youth, society, love, love and romance ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
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54%
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De toutes mes forces (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Nassim, a 16-year-old boy, is placed with a family in the suburbs following the death of his drug addict mother. But he refuses to integrate into the social setting that surrounds him. He invents another life for himself, similar to that of his ...
Style: psychological, suspense, contemplative, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: teenage boy, troubled teen, school, death of mother, pregnant teenager, unplanned pregnancy, teenage girl, high school, parents and children, youth, society, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
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53%
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Dearest Jane (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young girl learn to accept love and change, after being sent to live with her uncle in Indiana.
Style: psychological, touching, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: romance, love, friendship, father daughter relationship, acceptance, family relations, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, death, change, youth, love and romance ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
North Mountain (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Wolf, a young métis hunter living on the mountain. While hunting deep in the woods he discovers Crane, an older man with a mysterious past and the scars to prove it. Wolf nurses him back to health. Over time their bond gets deeper and they fall in ...
Style: gay cinema, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: gay lead character, gay, gay interest, gay protagonist, revenge, hunter, ex convict, runaway, rescue, couples, love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a post-September 11th world overflowing with fear and hate, two Latino teens discover that sometimes the only thing that can keep them from drowning is love.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, immigrants, romance, parents and children, family relations, society, youth, teenager, post september 11 2001, love, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Don't Look at Me That Way (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Mongolia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hedi is the new neighbor of Iva, who raises her daughter Sophia by herself. The two women start a relationship and Iva is desperately in love with Hedi. Suddenly Iva’s father appears. Hedi feels strongly attracted to him. It seems that only one ...
Style: psychological, sexy, unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: estranged family member, lgbt, single mother, adulthood, female nudity, lesbian sex, couple relations, love and romance, couples, fall in love, lesbian relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Voyoucratie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Voyoucratie is FGKO’s new film project. It’s a dramatic fiction about a young gangster’s chaotic path into life crushed by a criminal universe that he can’t escape from. It’s also about a frozen portrait of a youth trapped by a system that ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, contemplative, captivating, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: father son relationship, swashbuckler, drug dealer, police, murder, money, heist, chase, youth, heroes, society, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 397
Purity Falls (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the tragic death of her husband, a mother moves her teenage son and daughter to the idyllic town of Purity Falls only to find the rift with her son deepen when he becomes entrapped in the neighborhood maven's nefarious home business.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: teenage boy, teenager, death of father, bullying, suburbs, starting over, gigolo, family relations, fall in love, male prostitute, mother son relationship, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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43%
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Miriam Lies (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Dominican Republic, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shy girl Miriam is waiting to celebrate her 15th birthday and she wants to invite her guy. So far they’ve only chatted online, and the anticipated blind date only complicates things.
Style: tense, psychological, contemplative, thought provoking, disturbing ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Juze (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Growing up tale of a young boy in the context of changing labour patterns and exploitation in Goa
Style: psychological, contemplative, sexy, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: teenage love, teenage boy, immigrants, countryside, grandmother, grandmother grandson relationship, teenage girl, couples, love and romance, couple relations, love, friends ...
Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 334
Stuff (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Trish and Deb Murdoch are in a rut. After 14 years together and raising two daughters, they find themselves in a mid life crisis where grief and attraction threaten their domestic nucleus.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, tense, suspenseful, contemplative ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family relations, love affair, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbian, love and romance, romance, couples, sister sister relationship, parents and children, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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38%
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Sugar (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Cliff has just turned 18 and his little sister has a gift for him: booze, a joint, a subway token and the command to have sex. Heading out on the town, Cliff finds friendship -- and more -- in the person of a young hustler named Butch. But ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, serious, realistic ...
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35%
Beneath the Harvest Sky (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A teen drama set during the fall potato harvest in a small northern Maine town.
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, small town, teenage life, youth, social relations, drugs, harvest, police, romance, crimes, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
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Disco Pigs (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pig and Runt born on the same day, in the same hospital, moments apart. Twins, all but by bloodline. Inseparable from birth, they are almost telepathic. They are one, needing no one else, inhabiting a delicate, insular and dangerous world where they ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: friendship, friends, youth, love and romance, couples, obsession, couple relations, teenage life, teenager, love, jealousy, violence ...
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Place: europe, ireland, dublin ireland
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34%
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Serenades (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is born to an Aboriginal mother and an Afgan father.
Style: serious, touching, sincere, captivating, tense ...
Plot: human spirit, interracial relations, tragic love, forbidden love, culture clash, hopes, youth, society, life is a bitch, injustice, fall in love, true love ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: australia, afghanistan
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34%
Love Is All You Need? (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Set in a world where homosexuality is the norm, a small Indiana town is rocked to its core when Jude, the star quarterback of the local university football team, strikes up a love affair with Ryan, a sports journalism major. When the straight couple ...
Style: touching, sexy, psychological, contemplative, melancholic ...
Plot: bullying, gay, lgbt, switching roles, couples, love and romance, love, lesbian, couple relations, heterosexuality, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Fathers (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: gay marriage, gay, family, lgbt, gay slur, gay protagonist, father son relationship, gay lead character, gay interest, fatherhood, parenthood, gay relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: thailand
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31%
You Shine in the Moonlit Night (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Takuya Okada (Takumi Kitamura) is a high school student. He visits his classmate Mamizu Watarase (Mei Nagano) in the hospital. Mamizu Watarase suffers from the mysterious ailment “Luminescence disease.” People who have the disease show a faint ...
Style: touching, psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative, thought provoking ...
Plot: terminal illness, teenage girl, japanese schoolgirl, classmate, hospital, teenager, girl, bucket list, hospitalized person, high school friend, hospitalization, japanese teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Fiore (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young and in prison for theft, Daphne falls in love with Josh, another inmate. Their love story exists through secret letters and fleeting conversations.
Style: psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, sexy, sincere ...
Plot: prison life, prison, love, teenage girl, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, teenage boy, lesbian teen, fall in love, youth, romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century
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The Wedding Murders (2016)
Genre: Crime, Romance
Country: Canada
Story: Serial Killer Henry Sparks fall in love with his childhood sweetheart Detective Prospect Jenkins who is after him.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, psychological, gay cinema ...
Plot: homosexual, deception, murder, police, infidelity, gay, violence, family relations, police officer, love, couples, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
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30%
Butterfly Kisses (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: We follow Jake and his two best friends, Kyle and Jarred through a world distorted by sex and porn. The leader is Kyle – he talks about girls non-stop, Jarred can’t stop cheating on his girlfriend and then there’s Jake, a quiet and shy ...
Style: sexy, unusual plot structure, light, contemplative, humorous ...
Plot: friendship between boys, friendship, teenage boy, coming of age, teenage girl, youth, couple relations, couples, society, friends, sex, romance ...
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30%
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Night Zoo (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Marcel (Gilles Maheu) emerges from prison in hopes of a reconciliation with his dying father Albert (Roger Le Bel) in this thrilling crime drama. Raped in prison, Marcel encounters a homosexual cop involved with drug smuggling who presses him for ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
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Time: 80s
Place: montreal, canada, quebec
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29%
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Ekaj (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: sentimental, sexy, captivating, sincere, suspenseful ...
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