Movies like Breath

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Breath (2017)
 6.8
 2K
Breath (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A pair of teenagers in Western Australia looking to escape the monotony of life in a small town take up surfing lessons from a guy named Sando.
Plot: surfing, small town, coming of age, school, affair, friendship, danger, friendship between boys, friend, australian, teenager, boredom
Place: australia

Most similar movies to Breath

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about coming of age, friendship, youth, friends, small town, love and romance and friend mostly in Drama, Romance and Sport genres. Some movies like Breath: Australian Rules (2002), Tan Lines (2005), Newcastle (2008), Drift (2013), The Year My Voice Broke (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Australian Rules (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Friends Gary Black (Nathan Phillips) and Dumby Red (Luke Carroll) are on the same soccer team in their coastal Australian town. But to local racists, they're a world apart: Gary is white and Dumby is an Aborigine. This becomes an issue when one ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: small town, racism, village, coming of age, friendship, interracial relations, small town life, power relations, family relations, sport team, athlete's life, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.3
 1K
Tan Lines (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Cute teen Midget Hollow wanders through life riding big waves and partying with surfer boys. When Midget's best friend's gay brother Cass arrives on the scene, the two quickly dive head first into a clandestine sea of sexual awakening.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, offbeat, sexual ...
Plot: surfing, coming of age, coming out, brother, ocean, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gender, self discovery, teenage love, small town, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.1
 2K
Newcastle (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Australia, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 17-year old Jesse lives in the shadow of his older brother Victor's failure to become surfing's Next Big Thing. Even when he's in his natural habitat of magnificent surf breaks, his blue-collar future is brought home by the coal ...
Style: realistic, sexual, feel good, sexy, serious
Plot: friendship, family relations, youth, surfing, love and romance, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, rivalry, buddies, lifestyle, teenage love, twins ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.3
 4K
Drift (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the 70s two brothers battle killer waves, conservative society and ruthless bikers to kick-start the modern surf industry.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: surfing, sport, friendship, family relations, friends, siblings relations, workplace, family business, drugs, single mother, biker, forgiveness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Year My Voice Broke (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Coming-of age feature, set in a New South Wales country town in the 1960s, about a 15 year-old boy. It follows his loves and how he copes with life's problems such as death and departure.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love triangle, small town, coming of age, friendship, pregnancy, discrimination, locket, first love, unfulfilled love, parents and children, fall in love, teenage life ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.2
 5K
Flirting (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The year is 1965 and Danny Embling, is an awkward, underdeveloped teen suffering from occasional bouts of stuttering, attends an all-male boarding school in New South Wales, Australia. it has been some time since Danny has had any romantic ...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: boarding school, coming of age, friendship, love, boarding school life, self discovery, school, romance, teenage life, teenage love, forbidden love, interracial relations ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1965
Place: australia, uganda, paris france, kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Stealing Home (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Billy Wyatt (Harmon), a former high school and minor-league baseball baseball player receives a telephone call from his mother revealing that his former child-sitter, and later in his teens, his first love, Katie Chandler (Foster), has died. Wyatt ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, suicide, aging, love, americana, lifestyle, self discovery, friends, family relations, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 1950s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sam and Silvy are best friends. One night, as they are watching a falling star while floating on their backs in a lake, Sylvy disappears from his side. Despite his best efforts, he cannot find her under water. Many years later, Sam, now a ...
Style: psychological, serious, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, hypnosis, small town, meaningful kiss, friends, haunted by the past, mysterious character, romance, hopes, dealing with death, youth, kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 6.5
 2K
North Shore (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On a small stretch of coastline as powerful as a man's will, Rick Kane came to surf the big waves. He found a woman who would show him how to survive, and a challenge unlike any other.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, friendship, youth, coming of age, ambition, fish out of water, underdog, rivalry, friends, family relations, aging, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s
Place: hawaii, arizona, usa, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.5
 542
The Crossing (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A single day. To challenge the past. To accept the present. To decide the future. Sam arrives in his home town after 18 months away, hopeful that Meg, the girlfriend he abandoned, will go back with him to the city. His return brings the outside ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: friends, coming of age, friendship, small town, love triangle, dancing, train, car accident, night, small town life, couples, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 29K
Blue Crush (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nothing gets between Anne Marie and her board. Living in a beach shack with three roommates, she is up before dawn every morning to conquer the waves and count the days until the Pipe Masters competition. Having transplanted herself to Hawaii with ...
Style: feel good, serious, intense, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: surfing, sport, friendship, romance, ambition, young lovers, lifestyle, social differences, fall in love, teenage life, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: hawaii, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.8
 144
Off Shore (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Andi has come to Fuerteventura to see his estranged father Chris, who left the family years ago to live on the island and hasn't been heard from since. The local surfer clique welcomes Andi with open arms and he quickly falls for surfing ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, ocean, surfing, gay kiss, romantic triangle, estranged father, beach, love triangle, coming of age, father son relationship, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 74
Deuce Coupe (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brothers are seperated by the love for the same woman - but they get united again by their fascination for speed and racing cars.
Plot: hot rod, small town, brother brother relationship, love, race track, coming of age, pregnancy, automobile racing, drive in, rejection, drag racing, lost love
Time: 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 7K
Somersault (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Australian teenager Heidi is left with little choice but to leave home after she's caught red-handed with her mother's boyfriend. With few options, Heidi ends up in Jindabyne, a tourist community. Upon meeting Joe at a bar, she pursues a ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, teenage life, love and romance, friendship, romance, fall in love, teenager, couple relations, mother daughter relationship, gas station, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 523
California (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The year is 1984. Estela is going through the turbulent phase of adolescence. Sex, lovers, friendships; everything seems very complicated. Her uncle Carlos is her hero, and visiting him in California is her biggest dream. But everything collapses ...
Plot: coming of age, school, kiss, blood, female nudity, tampon, cassette tape
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 50
Sunstruck (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Stanley Evans, a Welsh schoolteacher, decides to emigrate to Australia for a better life but ends up working in a school in the dead-end town of Kookaburra Springs. He forms a school choir and decides to compete in a singing competition in Sydney
Plot: love, small town, children, australian outback, choir, teacher, school
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 479
Windrider (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rock star falls for a rich man's son who competitively board-sails the coast of Western Australia.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: surfing, love affair, love and romance, contests and competitions, romance, ambition, father son relationship, competition, beach, fall in love, musician's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Big Wednesday (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Three 1960s California surfers fool around, drift apart and reunite years later to ride epic waves.
Style: serious, sentimental, exciting, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: surfing, friendship, youth, cult, extreme sport, follow your dream, adolescence vs adulthood, americana, ocean or sea, adolescence, coming of age, teenage boy ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: california, vietnam, usa, malibu california, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, touching, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: small town, friendship, coming of age, social relations, best friends, youth, friends, life turned upside down, teenage life, small town life, best friend, motorcycle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 2K
Monster Pies (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike has felt alienated and alone for as long as he can remember, until a new boy arrives at his school - awakening feelings and a world of possibilities he'd never before dared to dream of.
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: high school, gays and lesbians, gay, gay teenager, lgbt, coming of age, school, teacher, high school student, youth, teenage love, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 2K
Blue Juice (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: JC is the hero of the Cornish surfing community. Staring thirty hard in the face, he fears that the wave that has carried him through a prolonged adolescence is heading for the rocks as his girlfriend pressures him for commitment and his friends ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: surfing, friendship, lifestyle, sport, romance, buddies, fish out of water, drug dealing, best friends, coming of age, coast, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, cornwall, hawaii, scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Only the Brave (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Alex is in love with her best friend, Vicki, her mother has dissapeared and she sets fire to things in her spare time. Vicki comes from an abusive home and wants Alex to run away with her. Alex is a bit of a nerd and a teachers pet, so takes ...
Style: disturbing, gloomy, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, sexual abuse, drug abuse, youth, teachers and students, life is a bitch, love and romance, social misfits, gays and lesbians, misfit, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, melbourne, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Tracks of Glory (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 184 min.
Story: Racial barriers are broken in circa-1900 Australia by Major Taylor, who becomes a world-champion bicycle racer.
Plot: cycling, racism, prejudice, world champion, husband wife relationship, marriage, wedding, fame, discrimination, contest, television, canadian ...
Time: turn of the century
Place: australia, canada, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 937
Tilva Rosh (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Serbia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bor, in eastern Serbia, was once home to the largest copper mine in Europe. Now it’s just the biggest hole. This astutely observed coming-of-age film captures the pitfalls of the adult world, where idealism no longer seems to have a place, as two ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: friendship, coming of age, youth, love triangle, small town, hip hop, friends, teenage love, skating, buddies, labor union, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 745
Last Summer (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Luke and Jonah, two high school sweethearts, spend their final days together over the course of a long, quiet summer in the rural American South, contemplating their uncertain future and the uncertain future of America.
Plot: small town, gay relationship, summer, leaving home, gay, gay lead character, church, baseball, photograph, teenage boy, adoption, coming of age ...
Place: alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
There Should Be Rules (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mia and Mirjam are two 14-year-olds who live in a very dreary little town. Though not especially grown-up, they're both trying. Mirjam gets a head start by forming a relationship with an older man who says he loves her. Mia has a dad who drinks ...
Plot: small town, teenager, coming of age, friendship, underage girl, best friend, older man young girl relationship, adolescence, swedish, 14 year old
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Common Thread (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: French drama, the debut film from writer-director Eléonore Faucher. Teenager Claire (Lola Naymark) discovers she is pregnant and decides to keep it a secret. Abandoning her dead-end supermarket job, she is taken on as an apprentice by couturiere ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, psychological, touching
Plot: pregnancy, small town, coming of age, family problems, friends, family relations, death in the family, life is a bitch, dealing with death, couples, small town life, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 1K
The Turning (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Seventeen talented Australian directors from diverse artistic disciplines each create a chapter of the hauntingly beautiful novel by multi award-winning author Tim Winton. The linking and overlapping stories explore the extraordinary turning points ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, sincere, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: family life, dishonesty, postmodernism, family problems, small town, social relations, friends, family relations, coming of age, youth, unfulfillment, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Candy Regentag (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Flesh and fantasy fill the nights of the call girls at Bambi’s, a flashy back street brothel. Join Bambi, Candy and the girls for an evening or two and find out what happens in the violent world of sex for sale. Candy is new to the business. She ...
Plot: red light district, female full frontal nudity, woman on top, bare breasts, violence, undressing, female nudity, prostitute, love, australian, female protagonist, seduction ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 40
Welcome Home (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is the story of two childhood friends - Lucas (a 16-year-old high-schooler) and Bert (a mechanic’s apprentice) - who flee the suffocating fish bowl that their killjoy families’ lives have become. Lucas, still quite immature, finds a “big ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, teenage boy, male nudity, youth, friendship between boys, childhood friend, pubic hair
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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