Movies like HeartLand Blues

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HeartLand Blues (2016)
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HeartLand Blues (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story Follows Reid Morrison, a down and out musician who tries to escape his hometown mistakes and start over in New Orleans. Thinking the mistakes he has made will never be forgiven, he attempts to seclude himself from anything worth while. After landing a job as the lead singer of a local bar's band, Reid meets a group of people; including the girl of his dreams. They teach him that the only person he needs forgiveness from is himself. When his dark past comes back to haunt him and threatens to ruin everything he has worked so hard to build, Reid must quickly decide what is more important: his addiction, or his soulmate.
Plot: drugs, blues
Place: new orleans

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Most similar movies to HeartLand Blues

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about drugs, female nudity, sex, drug addiction, suicide, drug and party mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like HeartLand Blues: Berkeley (2005), Happy Here and Now (2002), A Brother's Badge (0000), The People Next Door (1970), Redemption (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Berkeley (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Berkeley is the story of Ben Sweet, an eighteen year old boy who comes to UC Berkeley in 1968 to study accounting and avoid the draft. There begins an odyssey through sex, drugs, rock and roll, and political activism which turns his world upside ...
Plot: illegal drugs, teenager, drugs, female nudity
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95%
Happy Here and Now (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When an unhappy young woman disappears, her worried sister desperately searches the internet for a clue to her missing sibling's whereabouts.
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, psychological, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: blues, dangerous attraction, crime, crimes, computers and web, mystery, neo noir, rivalry, riddles and clues, danger, woman in danger, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
A Brother's Badge (0000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Detective Michael Glade, with the San Antonio police department, has wandered onto the dark side and has run afoul of the Mexican Mafia. He battles his family and feelings while riding his collision course to its ultimate outcome.
Plot: mafia, murder, drugs, police, betrayal, gang
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The People Next Door (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seventies attempt at exposing the drug problems of suburban youth. Typical middle-class parents Wallach and Harris are horrified to discover that daughter Winters is strung out on LSD. They fight to expose the neighborhood pusher while struggling to ...
Plot: lsd, parent child relationship, drug dealer, drugs, extramarital affair, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 5.8
 88
Redemption (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Christian is a young man growing up in Hollywood who dreams of following in his father's footsteps into show business. When he meets Tony, an industry insider with "connections," he is convinced that he has found his big break -- ...
Plot: poetry, drugs, love, sex, police, party, fight, actor
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.6
 104
White Hot (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young man, short of money, is persuaided into looking after the business of a local drug dealer for a week or two. Up until then, the guy had been an honest and clean of drugs, but when he spends his days surrounded by riches and drugs, he cannot ...
Plot: woman's neck broken, female nudity, gangster, drugs, drug dealing, neck breaking, drug addiction, drug addict
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
A Couple of Trouble (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Ruby is a hot young waif looking for kicks and raunchy pleasures anywhere she can find them. First it's with Johnny the Pusher, and she uses her tight little body like a knockout punch - exhausting him into unconsciousness with a delirious bout ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: drugs, sex, lesbian sex, sexploitation, erotica, lesbianism, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Like You Mean It (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Mark commits to falling back in love with Jonah, he is forced to look at himself with unprecedented courage and honesty.
Plot: relationship problems, lgbt, gay couple, gay, drugs, medication
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.3
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Animals (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: ANIMALS tells the story of Jude and Bobbie: a young couple that exist somewhere between homelessness and the fantasy of their imaginations. Though they masterfully con and steal in an attempt to stay one step ahead of their addiction, they are ...
Plot: overdose, drugs, drug use, junkie, drug addict, drug addiction
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.0
 174
Tweek City (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Tweek City is a week in the life of Bill, a potentially closeted, half-Latino, small-time speed dealer in San Francisco's Mission District. Bill is stuck on an endless walk from one empty experience to the next. Only Bill's friend Jerm has ...
Plot: methamphetamine, homelessness, suicide, male nudity, drugs, gay latino, closeted homosexual, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.2
 25
La Migra (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: La Migra is a 'Romeo and Juliet' story set in the border crossing town of Imperial Beach, California - US Border Patrol Agent Diego Chavez (Michael Copon) works closely with his Uncle Manny Chavez (Marco Rodríguez) the Port Director for ...
Plot: old friend, border patrol, smuggling, drugs, childhood friend, mexican american, desert, human trafficking, friend, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.9
 74
The Affair (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely housewife finds new life in a liaison with a free-spirited man in this romantic drama. Isolated in a remote home, Jean (Kelsey Oldershaw) feels suffocated in her marriage to uptight architect Paul (Horatio Ledon). An affair with her ...
Plot: marriage, bohemian, drugs, pregnancy, adultery, affair, wealth, male nudity, career, architect
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Million Little Pieces (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young drug-addled writer approaching the bottom of his descent submits to two months of agonizing detox at a treatment center in Minnesota.
Plot: rehabilitation, drug addiction, addiction, shower, drugs, pubic hair, uncircumcised penis, male nudity, large penis, drug rehab
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Lustful Addiction (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Ruby is a hot young waif looking for kicks and raunchy pleasures anywhere she can find them. First it's with Johnny the Pusher, and she uses her tight little body like a knockout punch - exhausting him into unconsciousness with a delirious bout ...
Style: psychotronic, sexploitation film
Plot: sex, erotica, lesbian, lesbian sex, female nudity, sexploitation, drugs, sex scene, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Hallucination Generation (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A juvenile is mad at his mom so he leaves his home in San Francisco to join a charismatic LSD guru's cult in Spain and turns on, tunes in, and drops out. He also gets involved in murder.
Style: psychedelic
Plot: robbery, hippie, rebellion, lsd, hallucination, exploitation, drugs
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.2
 56
Stuck (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four people, four walls, four stories, four truths.
Plot: black bra, having sex with skirt hiked up, junkie, fully clothed sex, molestation, trapped in an elevator, attempted rape, cleavage, elevator, heavy breathing, drugs, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 15
Depraved! (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Features the lives of three swingers couples whose debauched lifestyle of drugs, swapping mates, and abuse begins to catch up to all six of them.
Plot: abortion, marriage, homosexual, infidelity, suicide, bisexual, sadism, drugs, wife swapping, rape, female nudity, transvestite ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on a semi-autobiographical novel by Robert T. Westbrook, the movie is about 23 year old Columbia University dropout (Stanley Sweetheart) who seeks his identity during the sexual revolution.
Plot: young man, college student, drugs, sex, female nudity, erotica, party, film within a film, masturbation, body painting, group sex, columbia university ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Her Last Chance (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drug adict teen gets out of rehab only to be accused of her boyfriend's death.
Plot: death, accident, jealousy, teenager, party, drugs, drug addiction, drug addict
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 125
Drinking Games (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Grab a six-pack, gather your closest friends and settle in for a night of solace and cheer-and of course, a few Drinking Games. Joseph Lawson's critically acclaimed debut film centers on six friends in Portland, Oregon, who come together ...
Plot: drugs, sex, funeral, masturbation, suicide, insecurity, male female relationship, cannabis, roommate, blood, party, friendship ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 16
Gutter Trash (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An imprisoned model recalls the debached times with her degenerate boss, her drug dealer, and a clean-cut young man whom wants her to quit her nude modeling profession to make a life for herself elsewhere.
Plot: lesbian, drugs, lesbianism, rape, female nudity, orgy, drug dealer, homosexual, suicide, seduction, model, psychiatrist ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 132
Purple Haze (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's dynamite stuff.
Plot: father son relationship, friendship, college, military draft, dorm room, coming of age, summer, drugs, pot smoking, vietnam war, homecoming, disc jockey
Time: 1960s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Thicker Than Water (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, two rival gang leaders are also trying to be music producers. When DJ's equipment shorts out and Lonzo is cut out of the action by a record producer, the two join forces, which also requires a tentative peace between gangs. With ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, cynical, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, drug dealing, going straight, crimes, crime, criminal's revenge, drug abuse, juvenile delinquency, city life, life is a bitch, gangsters, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new orleans, usa, los angeles, california, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Downtown: A Street Tale (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of street kids find that the only way to make it through the day is to hold onto their dreams while their reality is eating out of dumpsters, turning tricks and squatting in abandoned buildings.
Plot: homelessness, street, inner city, street life, drugs, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Pink Shirt (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Drama - Regency is a fatherless fifteen year old. Having to face her mother succumbing to the AIDS virus, she must survive on her own. She is forced to prostitute herself to feed her addictions, attend to her mother’s needs, and pay the rent. - ...
Plot: painter, loss, homeless, hiv aids, street kid, pimp, artist, drugs, single mother, prostitute, drug addiction
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Right of Jesus (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: "El Derecho de Jesús" is a character driven drama in which Jesús, a Mexican-American college student tries to overcome contemporary family issues and unstable love relationships. His past and present eventually collide forcing him to ...
Plot: mexican american, alzheimer's disease, struggle, pesticide, director, homosexual, domestic violence, bisexual, self acceptance, elderly, small town, drugs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 17
Dalmas (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bert Deling's surreal, button-pushing and hallucinogenic paean to the emerging possibilities of avant-garde and homemade filmmaking. Telling the tale of a violent ex-cop searching for the man who killed his partner, the film takes an unexpected ...
Style: surreal
Plot: avant-garde, drugs, search, lsd
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Black Starlet (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Girl leaves Gary, Indiana, to become a star in Hollywood.
Plot: betrayal, starlet, fame, price of fame, drugs, female nudity, search, rags to riches, casting couch, fortune, star, hollywood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Prison Stories: Women on the Inside (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Three novels - three dramatic stories in the walls of the women's prison. The first story - a brand new, first went to prison inmates. The second - about a mother whose son has ceased to go to prison for visits. The third - about the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: women's prison, parent child relationship, drugs, women in prison, marital abuse, juvenile delinquent, undercover, female nudity, police, mother daughter relationship, flashback, domestic violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 25
Nights (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Feature film
Plot: urban decay, vomiting, poverty, garbage, ruins, injection, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%