Movies like New Life

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New Life (2016)
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New Life (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benjamin Morton's life changed forever the day he met the little girl next door. Ava was and always would be the girl of his dreams. From the innocence of a childhood friendship, through adolescent attraction, their love strengthens and grows. When life takes a turn neither of them expected, their entire future is called into question.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, touching, rough
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends in love, childhood friends, cancer, terminal illness, car accident, couples, love and romance, childhood love, family relations, society, friendship, death, hopes, teacher, orphan, love at first sight, architect, boat, love interest, hair loss, french girl, pregnant, chemotherapy, pregnancy, pregnancy and birth
Time: contemporary

Most similar movies to New Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, emotional and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, unfulfillment, friendship and terminal illness mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like New Life: The Bumblebee Flies Anyway (1999), One Week (2000), Being Charlie (2015), One Day (2011), Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Bumblebee Flies Anyway (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An amnesiac youth tries to piece together his past, but what he discovers may jeopardize his future.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: clinic, hospital, terminal illness, twins, memory, patient, family problems, couples, coming of age, family relations, unfulfillment, romance ...
Time: 90s
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95%
 6.5
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One Week (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A soon-to-be groom learns that he may have contracted HIV. Waiting a full seven days for the test results turns out to be the most hectic week of his life.
Style: serious, psychological, touching, realistic, sincere
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: destiny, workplace situations, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, rich and poor, coming of age, terminal illness, haunted by the past, workplace, midlife crisis ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Being Charlie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Charlie is a troublesome 18-year-old who breaks out of a youth drug treatment clinic, but when he returns home to Los Angeles, he's given an intervention by his parents and forced to go to an adult rehab. There, he meets a beautiful but ...
Style: melancholic, touching, sentimental, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: drug use, drug addiction, drug addict, father son relationship, love, politics, friendship, teenager, society, family relations, drug rehab, dishonesty ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.0
 130K
One Day (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, best friends in love, friendship, social differences, ambition, male female friendship, couples, follow your dream, reunion, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: paris france, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman discovers the truth about her former lover from the diary that his first wife wrote to their son, Nicholas.
Style: sentimental, realistic, emotional, serious, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, terminal illness, tragic love, family relations, couples, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, diary, baby born, dealing with death, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Changing Hearts (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on Daniel Wright's award-winning play "Colored Eggs", is a drama/comedy about life, loss and love among an eccentric group of characters whose lives intersect under less than ideal circumstances.
Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, friendship, cancer, hospital, love, unfulfillment, couple relations, fall in love, hopes, dealing with death, terminal illness, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.8
 37
Vernie (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama - Sean, a young thirty-something coffee shop owner, is diagnosed with terminal cancer. He desperately wants to have a baby before he dies, and asks his best friend Kristy to bear his child. - John Riedlinger, Amy Colon, Patrick Coyle
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, uplifting, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, terminal illness, romance, hopes, dealing with death, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, babies and infants, best friends, youth, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Waterdance (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An oft overlooked film about struggling to deal with paralysis. Author Joel Garcia breaks his neck while hiking, and finds himself in a rehab center with Raymond, an exaggerating ladies man, and Bloss, a racist biker. Considerable tension builds as ...
Style: touching, realistic, psychological, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: rehabilitation, friendship, disability, love and romance, society, human nature, paralysis, human spirit, hopes, life philosophy, couples, friends ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 719
Cafe Setareh (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Filmmaker Saman Moghadam details the struggles of three women living in an antiquated district of Tehran in this emotionally resonant drama. Fabria's husband has been morally corrupted, and now it's up to her to take charge of the small ...
Style: serious, psychological, sincere, emotional, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, hopes, family problems, couples, family relations, human nature, society, cafe, couple relations, unfulfilled love, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Meet My Valentine (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Tom learns that he has terminal brain cancer, he decides to find a replacement husband for his wife and a father to his daughter, before it is too late. Unbeknownst to his wife Valentine, Tom sets up an on-line dating profile for her, and ...
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: daughter, love, cooking, cancer, wife, life is a bitch, romance, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, parents and children, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
A Walk to Remember (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie has a "to-do" list for her life and also a very big ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, sincere, dramatic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, opposites attract, first love, true love, fall in love, romance, high school life, youth, coming of age, teenage life, terminal illness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.0
 14K
Dying Young (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After she discovers that her boyfriend has betrayed her, Hilary O'Neil is looking for a new start and a new job. She begins to work as a private nurse for a young man suffering from blood cancer. Slowly, they fall in love, but they always know ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sad, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, cancer, love story, leukemia, couple relations, human nature, social differences, parents and children, unfulfillment, tragic love, father son relationship, nurse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Bread, My Sweet (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dominic works round the clock: nights making biscotti for his family's bakery in a working-class Italian neighborhood in Pittsburgh, then days downtown where he's a specialist in firing people at a company that negotiates mergers. ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, family life, looking for love, fall in love, romance, unfulfilled love, best friends, human nature, single parent, dream come true, unlikely couple, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.9
 28K
Love Story (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harvard Law student Oliver Barrett IV and music student Jennifer Cavilleri share a chemistry they cannot deny - and a love they cannot ignore. Despite their opposite backgrounds, the young couple put their hearts on the line for each other. When ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: young lovers, tragic love, class differences, romance, college, terminal illness, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, hopes, rich man poor woman ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: harvard university, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
My Life Without Me (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Pedro Almodovar production in which a fatally ill mother with only two months to live creates a list of things she wants to do before she dies with out telling her family of her illness.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, sad, philosophical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, infidelity, dealing with death, couple relations, parents and children, introspection, unfulfillment, farewell, responsibility, secret love, hopes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
It's My Party (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A gathering of friends. A gift of love. A celebration of life.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: aids, terminal illness, gay, friendship, death, lgbt, gays and lesbians, parents and children, unfulfillment, gender, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.1
 32K
Now Is Good (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl dying of leukemia compiles a list of things she'd like to do before passing away. Topping the list is her desire to lose her virginity.
Style: emotional, heartbreaking, sad, touching, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: terminal illness, fighting illness, teenage love, cancer, teenager, youth, dying, love and romance, last wish, first sex, virginity, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.0
 193K
P.S. I Love You (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her 10 messages intended to help ease her pain and start a new life.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, romantic, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, starting over, terminal illness, death, dealing with death, family relations, letter, loss of spouse, love story, couples, romance, grief ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, romantic, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, terminal illness, fall in love, cancer, teenage life, youth, dealing with death, love and romance, first love, coping, fighting illness, dying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, indiana, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
 769
I'm Not Here (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man struggles with the tragic memories of his past to make sense of his present, but soon realizes that time isn't the enemy he thinks it is.
Style: sentimental, touching, rough, melancholic, sincere
Plot: redemption, death, life is a bitch, fall in love, storytelling, life & death, lone hero, life philosophy, loneliness, family relations, friendship, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Silence Like Glass (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: True story of two diametrically opposed young women dealing with terminal illness.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: friendship, unfulfillment, love and romance, working class, clinic, terminal illness, friends, couples, society, forbidden love, dancer's life, hopes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Christmas in August (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a quiet corner of Seoul, Jung-won runs a small photo studio. A humble shack passed down from his widower father, the studio is a space where Jung-won goes about his daily routine of dealing with fussy customers, enlarging photos of class ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, romance, friendship, maid, single parent, destiny, fall in love, love affair, tragic love, tragic hero, teenage love, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Circle of Friends (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 'Circle Of Friends' is set in 1950's Ireland. The movie focuses on Benny Hogan and her best friend, Eve Malone. The story centers around Benny and Eve as they enter student life at University College, Dublin. Here Benny and Eve ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: college, coming of age, pregnancy, small town, friendship, romance, betrayal, love affair, youth, orphan, abortion, college life ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Bobby Deerfield (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Bobby Deerfield, a famous American race car driver on the European circuit, falls in love with the enigmatic Lillian Morelli, who is terminally ill.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: terminal illness, tragic love, self discovery, romance, love affair, life is a bitch, ambition, couples, hospital, love triangle, racecar driver, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.4
 167
Irene in Time (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film about the complex relationships between fathers and daughters, and the potential lifelong consequences of those relationships.
Style: serious, psychological, clever, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: haunted by the past, couple relations, romance, love and romance, hopes, parents and children, urban, introspection, family relations, couples, looking for love, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 81K
Sweet November (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Nelson is a man devoted to his advertising career in San Francisco. One day, while taking a driving test at the DMV, he meets Sara. She is very different from the other women in his life. Nelson causes her to miss out on taking the test and later ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: terminal illness, fall in love, self discovery, tragic love, romance, workaholic, cancer, love story, opposites attract, love and romance, love, changing lives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tells the story of Fisher Willow, the disliked 1920s Memphis débutante daughter of a plantation owner with a distaste for narrow-minded people and a penchant for shocking and insulting those around her. After returning from studies overseas, Fisher ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, gloomy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: plantation, family relations, forbidden love, dishonesty, betrayal, rebellion, true love, couples, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: memphis, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Magic of Ordinary Days (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Pregnant out of wedlock, an educated young woman is pressured by her father into an arranged marriage with a lonely farmer in this drama set during WWII.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, hopes, society, marriage of convenience, love affair, family relations, soldier, romance, life is a bitch, destiny, unhappy marriage, brutality ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bridge to Silence (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman with a hearing problem tries to get het life back together after a car accident that killed her husband.
Style: touching, gloomy, thought provoking, emotional, serious ...
Plot: estrangement, society, introspection, custody, misfit, family problems, couples, family life, disability, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
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Ali and Nino (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Azerbaijan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Muslim prince Ali and Georgian aristocrat Nino have grown up in the Russian province of Azerbaijan. Their tragic love story sees the outbreak of the First World War and the world’s struggle for Baku’s oil. Ultimately they must choose to fight ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, disturbing, touching, surprise ending ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, date night
Plot: love, muslim, world war one, christian, society, impossible love, romance, secret love, couples, love and romance, family relations, forbidden love ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%