Movies like Final Round

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Final Round (2016)
 8.3
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Final Round (2016)
Original name: இறுதிச்சுற்று
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A grumpy boxing coach takes on a young, rebellious woman under his wings and starts training her for the world championship. But their biggest battle has to be fought outside the ring.
Plot: boxing, game, politics, sister sister relationship, coach, corruption, rivalry, ex boxer, anger, gym, temper, competition, coastal town, sport

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and captivating films with plots about rivalry, sport, contests and competitions, ambition, coach, athlete's life and power relations mostly in Sport, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Final Round: Saala Khadoos (2016), Sopernitsy (1985), The Break (1995), Diggstown (1992), The Giant (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 10K
Saala Khadoos (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of a former boxer who quits boxing following a fallout with the authorities over the underlying politics but goes on to coach a fisherwoman to fulfill his dream through her. Thisi is a simultaneously shot Hindi version of the Tamil film ...
Plot: corruption, training, sport, strong female character, coach, ex boxer, temper, anger, rivalry, game, coastal town, competition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 148
Sopernitsy (1985)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sopernitsy (aka The Rivals) is about coaching a winner. Two young ladies are competing in a canoe race. The more experienced girl always wins every competition. But the ladies are not just competitors in sport but are also competitors for the ...
Plot: victory, love, boat, winner, self esteem, rowing, jealousy, competition, coach, friendship, rivalry
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 248
The Break (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A depressed and destitute Nick Irons, a tennis pro banned from the tour for slugging a player during a TV match, agrees to coach a bookie's "head case" son, Joel, who wants to turn pro. The bookie wants his son to get out of tennis ...
Plot: coach, tennis, competition, tied to a bed, bonding, hit in the crotch
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 7K
Diggstown (1992)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gabriel Caine has just been released from prison when he sets up a bet with a business man. The business man owns most of a boxing-mad town called Diggstown. The bet is that Gabe can find a boxer that will knock out 10 Diggstown men, in a boxing ...
Style: witty, realistic, semi serious, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, sport, boxing match, vengeance, ambition, bet, contests and competitions, cons and scams, crimes, rivalry, ex athlete, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.5
 943
The Giant (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A film about Rikard, age 30. He is autistic and severely disfigured. He lives in a home for disabled people. He was separated from his mother as a three-year-old, and this continues to torment him today. To deal with life's trials, Rikard ...
Plot: tournament, game, autism, sport, disfigurement
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.2
 383
The Games (1970)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four marathon runners (one from England, one from the U.S., a Czech and an Australian Aborigine) prepare to run in the Olympic games. The film follows each one and shows what their motivations are for running in the games.
Style: uplifting, captivating, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: bookies, love affair, hopes, athlete's life, human spirit, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, culture clash, rivalry, sport, power relations, destiny ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.6
 229K
Creed (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.
Style: captivating, exciting, sincere, inspirational, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: boxing, underdog, mentor, sport, legacy, human spirit, ambition, athlete and trainer, rivalry, contests and competitions, athlete's life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1998, 1990s
Place: usa, mexico, philadelphia, liverpool, tijuana mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 441
Tomorrow's Joe (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Set in the 1960's, Joe Yabuki (Tomohisa Yamashita) lives in a run-down low income ara. There, alcholic ex-boxer Danpei Tange (Teruyuki Kagawa) notices Joe Yabuki's talents as a boxer. But then, Joe gets into trouble and is sentenced into ...
Plot: prison, boxer, rivalry, nickname, orphan, boxing, prisoner, jail, boxing match, street fighter, japanese man, boxing trainer
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 7.4
 203K
Southpaw (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Billy "The Great" Hope, the reigning junior middleweight boxing champion, has an impressive career, a loving wife and daughter, and a lavish lifestyle. However, when tragedy strikes, Billy hits rock bottom, losing his family, his house and ...
Style: touching, rough, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, athlete's life, tragedy, contests and competitions, sport, father daughter relationship, family relations, rise and fall, down on your luck, death, rivalry, boxer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.2
 10K
Forever Strong (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rick Penning lives life just like he plays rugby; fast, hard-hitting and intense. When life on the edge lands him in jail, prison ward Marcus Tate offers him a chance to get back in the game by playing for his rival, Highland Rugby. Reluctantly Rick ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, disturbing, rough
Plot: coach, dedicated educator, rugby, sport, juvenile delinquency, human spirit, starting over, redemption, ambition, teenage life, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.1
 15K
Iqbal (2005)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: This is all about chasing your dreams, no matter what the obstacles. The story involves a young deaf and dumb boy who is crazy about cricket.
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, uplifting
Plot: underdog, ambition, obsession, mute or deaf, sport, human spirit, village life, heroes, contests and competitions, coach, deal, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.2
 408K
Warrior (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother, an ex-marine ...
Style: tense, emotional, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, sport, boxing, fist fighting, teacher, warrior, mixed martial arts, training, contests and competitions, coach, exercise, against the odds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh, iraq, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Dans les cordes (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: female boxer, rivalry, sport, contests and competitions, parents and children, hopes, teenage life, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, ambition, family life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Last Game (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Story: A young woman who has bad hearing tries to play basketball.
Plot: basketball, coach, teenager, faith, sport, latex gloves, basketball court, basketball player, caucasian, basketball coach, sign language, crying girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.4
 2K
Overcomer (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After reluctantly agreeing to coach cross-country, high school basketball Coach John Harrison helps the least likely runner attempt the impossible in the biggest race of the year.
Style: motivational, christian film
Plot: coach, christianity, sport, running, high school, student athlete, student
Place: cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Pepe and Fifi (1994)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Romania
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The grim realities of daily life in post-Communist Romania are described in this dark drama, which was filmed on-location in the poorer areas of Bucharest. Pepe & Fifi are brother and sister. Pepe is a struggling boxer, and Fifi is a barfly ...
Plot: pimp, beggar, romanian, male female relationship, boxer, megaphone, brother sister relationship, homelessness, boxing, politics, beating, nightclub ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.8
 160K
Rocky III (1982)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Now the world champion, Rocky Balboa is living in luxury and only fighting opponents who pose no threat to him in the ring, until Clubber Lang challenges him to a bout. After taking a pounding from Lang, the humbled champ turns to former bitter ...
Style: gloomy, captivating, sincere, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: boxing, comeback, sport, underdog, rivalry, fame, boxing match, boxer, training, revenge, contests and competitions, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, philadelphia, california, pennsylvania, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
My Brother's Keeper (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Identical twin brothers Lou and Eric plan to compete together in the National Rowing Championships. But when Eric leaves their small town to attend an Ivy League University, the brother's bond is torn apart.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: sport, university, rivalry, dishonesty, lifestyle, contests and competitions, follow your dream, love and romance, hopes, athlete's life, siblings relations, mistaken identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 5.6
 167
The Kid (1997)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jimmy Albright is a young athlete with a passion for boxing. His mentor, Harry Sloan, an aging trainer and former boxer, sees Jimmy's potential, not only as a boxer but as a young man. With Harry's guidance, Jimmy trains and fights his way ...
Style: feel good, touching, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: sport, follow your dream, contests and competitions, ambition, underdog, rivalry, human spirit, parents and children, hopes, supportive spouse, athlete and trainer, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.4
 1K
One on One (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Henry Steele is a basketball phenom at his small town high school, but when he matriculates to a big city university on a scholarship, soon realizes that he has few skills outside the sport. Expected by his coach to contribute significantly to the ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, sport, small town, basketball, coach, ambition, youth, young lovers, follow your dream, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, human spirit ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.8
 372
The Tournament (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Budapest International Chess Tournament. The most likely winner: Cal Fournier (22), French champion, immature genius, socially awkward, compulsive player. But this time, an unusual 9-years-old Hungarian opponent disrupts this smooth-running routine.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: youth, ambition, prodigy, misfit, contests and competitions, rivalry, internet, sleeping, hotel, bare breasts, female nudity, little boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hungary, budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.1
 479K
Rocky (1976)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When world heavyweight boxing champion, Apollo Creed wants to give an unknown fighter a shot at the title as a publicity stunt, his handlers choose palooka Rocky Balboa, an uneducated collector for a Philadelphia loan shark. Rocky teams up with ...
Style: uplifting, touching, captivating, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: boxing, underdog, self esteem, training, tough guy, contests and competitions, fight, ambition, life is a bitch, determination, lifestyle, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.7
 20K
Redbelt (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Is there room for principle in Los Angeles? Mike Terry teaches jujitsu and barely makes ends meet. His Brazilian wife, whose family promotes fights, wants to see Mike in the ring making money, but to him competition is degrading. A woman sideswipes ...
Style: serious, realistic, talky, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: instructor, interracial marriage, sport, betrayal, movie star, martial arts, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, hollywood, financial problem, rivalry, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
The Power of One (1992)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia, France, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: PK, an English orphan terrorized for his family's political beliefs in Africa, turns to his only friend, a kindly world-wise prisoner, Geel Piet. Geel teaches him how to box with the motto “fight with your fists and lead with your heart”. ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: discrimination, boxing, friendship, society, human spirit, hopes, life is a bitch, rivalry, injustice, youth, orphan, bullying ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.5
 2K
White Palms (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Having suffered as a boy under a brutal Communist-era coach, champion Hungarian gymnast Miklos moves to Canada years later in search of a new start - only to find himself unwittingly perpetuating the very same cycle of abuse among his own pupils.
Style: uplifting, realistic, serious, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: rivalry, teacher, gymnast, gymnastics, hungarian, contests and competitions, teenage life, athlete and trainer, life is a bitch, immigrants, hopes, athlete's life ...
Time: 80s, 2000s
Place: canada, hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Any Given Sunday (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A star quarterback gets knocked out of the game and an unknown third stringer is called in to replace him. The unknown gives a stunning performance and forces the aging coach to reevaluate his game plans and life. A new co-owner/president adds to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, desire for fame, american football, coach, ambition, success, underdog, football, sport team, blind ambition, contests and competitions, athlete's life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, miami, florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.5
 200
The Opponent (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Patty Sullivan (Erica Eleniak) is a battered woman who decides to take charge of her life by taking boxing lessons to better protect herself when her boyfriend becomes violent. Patty soon learns she has some talent for boxing and sets her sights on ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: female boxer, contests and competitions, domestic disturbance, human spirit, rise to the top, addiction, on the road, gender, sport, athlete and trainer, hopes, athlete's life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
A Season on the Brink (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "A Season on the Brink: A Year with Bob Knight and the Indiana Hoosiers" is based on the best-selling book by John Feinstein. The movie chronicles Indiana's 1985-86 season, when Knight granted Feinstein unprecedented access to the ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, basketball movie
Plot: hopes, sport, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, ambition, power relations, sport team, contests and competitions, rivalry, underdog, university, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mountain Rivera is at the end of his boxing career after a knockout by Cassius Clay in the seventh round. His left eye is one punch from permanent trauma, his ears turned to cauliflower, his speech slurred from "being hit a million times," ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, sincere, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: bet, boxing, wrestling, social worker, second chance, drunkenness, aging, unfulfillment, opponent, love and romance, rivalry, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.2
 5K
Legendary (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A book-smart teenager joins his school's wrestling team as a way to reunite his surviving family members, who split apart after the death of his father, a college wrestling legend, 10 years ago.
Style: realistic, sincere, exciting, rough, serious
Plot: wrestling, sport, high school, coming of age, social relations, family relations, teenage life, contests and competitions, rivalry, high school life, youth, trailer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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