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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, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, immigrants, released from prison, teen romance, love, youth, romance, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, couples, couple relations, drugs, heroes, friendship, friends, 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, tense and contemplative films with plots about love and romance, love, couples, youth, romance, couple relations and family relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like N.O.I.R.: Keeper (2015), Cry Me a Sad River (2018), Silk Road (2017), Chicken (2015), Natasha (2015). 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, captivating, tense, sentimental, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, young love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, teenage boy, pregnancy, mother daughter relationship, baby, father son relationship, parents and children, family relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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95%
Cry Me a Sad River (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Qi Ming is a handsome boy and he is also a top student at school, but Yi Yao is a so-called bitch on everyone’s lips. Qi and Yi grew up together and they have been maintaining a good relationship. However, everything is interrupted and changed by ...
Style: psychological, suspense, touching, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Plot: bullying, first love, high school, childhood friend, aids, suicide attempt, love, couples, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, parents and children, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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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: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: drug trade, black market, friend, teenager, smuggling, drug traffic, internet, drug use, drugs, couples, criminal, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.7
 514
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, psychological, sentimental, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage boy, brother brother relationship, first love, learning disability, teenager, caravan, farm, friendship, couple relations, love, couples ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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: erotic, touching, psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: teenage girl, teenage boy, first love, teenager, teenage protagonist, love, youth, fall in love, romance, couples, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ontario canada, canada, toronto ontario canada
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73%
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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, suspense, sentimental, disturbing ...
Plot: aspiration, family relations, immigration, green card, forced prostitution, love, troubled marriage, youth, american dream, parents and children, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: iran, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: sexy, psychological, touching, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, motherhood, heart condition, estrangement, post traumatic stress disorder, gay interest, mother son relationship, family relations, romance, love and romance, youth, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: teenage boy, troubled teen, pregnant teenager, teenage girl, death of mother, school, high school, unplanned pregnancy, youth, society, parents and children, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Nevrland (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 17-year-old Jakob wants nothing more than to feel alive. Uncontrollable anxiety attacks prevent him from doing so and force him to escape into virtual worlds. One night, he meets 26-year-old Kristjan in a cam chat. Their encounter marks the ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, tense, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: gay love, gay, lgbt, gay interest, coming of age, teenage boy, homosexual, elderly, father son relationship, boy, teenager, surrealism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: unusual plot structure, suspenseful, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: gay lead character, gay interest, gay, runaway, revenge, hunter, ex convict, couples, rescue, love and romance, love, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 358
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: sexy, psychological, manga, touching, suspense ...
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, half brother half sister relationship, teenage girl, incest, marriage, love, teenage boy, japanese teenager, father daughter relationship, divorce, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ 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, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, romance, immigrants, family relations, society, youth, parents and children, teenager, post september 11 2001, love, opposites attract, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 604
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, sincere, captivating, touching, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: coming of age, summer, teenage girl, friendship, childhood, girl, lesbian, lgbtq, romance, friends, love and romance, love ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 157
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: touching, psychological, suspense, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: romance, acceptance, change, father daughter relationship, death, love, mother daughter relationship, friendship, husband wife relationship, family relations, uncle niece relationship, small town ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 121
Voyoucratie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: psychological, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, tense, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: france
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47%
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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.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Don't Look at Me That Way (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Mongolia
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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 ...
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41%
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Psycho BFF (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Renee's shy teenage daughter Deandra finally makes a friend, Olivia, she is thrilled. After Olivia's initial bossiness turns into emotional abuse, Renee forbids the relationship from continuing, prompting the girls to run away ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
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Bird (2020)
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40%
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40%
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Sugar (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Style: sexy, touching, unusual plot structure, psychological, melancholic ...
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35%
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Disco Pigs (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
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Serenades (2001)
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