Movies like 10,000 Saints

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10,000 Saints (2015)
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10,000 Saints (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A sweeping multigenerational story set against the backdrop of the raw, roaring New York City of the late 1980s; adoption, teen pregnancy, drugs, hardcore punk rock, the unbridled optimism and reckless stupidity of the young—and old—are all major elements in this heart-aching tale of the son of diehard hippies and his strange odyssey through the extremes of late 20th century youth culture.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, teenage life, drug abuse, youth, friends, punk, family relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, hopes, dysfunctional family, family problems, urban, rehabilitation, dealing with death, single parent, city life, coming of age, drugs/alcohol, estrangement, horse, gay, musician, party ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, vermont

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about friendship, friend, mother son relationship, youth, sex, drinking and family relations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like 10,000 Saints: Crooklyn (1994), The Squid and the Whale (2005), Diggers (2006), One Last Thing... (2005), Taking Off (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crooklyn (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: From Spike Lee comes this vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school-teacher, her stubborn jazz-musician husband and their five kids living in '70s Brooklyn.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parenthood, coming of age, parents and children, urban, single parent, school, couple relations, family relations, teenage life, family problems, black people ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Squid and the Whale (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's.
Style: talky, sincere, absurd, humorous, intellectual ...
Plot: divorce, self fulfillment, museum, coming of age, dysfunctional family, adolescence, self esteem, writer's life, crumbling marriage, parents and children, childhood memory, human relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.4
 2K
Diggers (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Diggers is a coming-of-age story directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in The Hamptons, on the South Shore of Long Island, New York, as clam diggers in 1976. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, parents and children, coming of age, americana, social relations, youth, social differences, love and romance, save the day, father son relationship, small town, island ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
One Last Thing... (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Dylan is dying of cancer. When a charitable organization offers to grant Dylan his final wish, the teen has a surprising request: to meet supermodel Nikki Sinclair. Much to his mother's dismay, Dylan, with the help of his best ...
Style: tragicomedy, emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: last wish, model, fainting, terminal illness, protective parent, initially antagonists, teenage love, media circus, charity, urban, concierge, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 7.4
 3K
Taking Off (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Unable to deal with her parents, Jeannie Tyne runs away from home. Larry and Lyne Tyne search for her, and in the process meet other people whose children ran away. With their children gone, the parents are now free to rediscover/enjoy life.
Style: realistic, biting, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: missing child, pot smoking, marijuana, missing daughter, anti establishment, adolescence vs adulthood, unfulfillment, family relations, drugs/alcohol, rock, estrangement, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.6
 20K
Thumbsucker (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Justin, a teenager boy, throws himself and everyone around him into chaos when he attempts to break free from his addiction to his thumb.
Style: realistic, sentimental, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, youth, coming of age, debate, psychologist, addiction, hopes, family relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, unsupportive parent, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: manhattan new york city, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In June, 1983, in Dutchess County, New York, Sebastian Cole joins his mother, step-father, and sister for dinner. Hank, Sebastian's step-father, drops a bomb: he announces he's changing sexes. Sebastian's sister splits immediately for ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, prom, school dance, transsexual, pimp, friendship, small town, parents and children, friends, power relations, eccentric family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: england, europe, new york, usa, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Twist and Shout (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Danish teens come of age in 1963. Bjorn and Erik are close friends. Bjorn is pursued by Kirsten, a future Stepford wife, but he falls for Anna, who initiates him into love and sex. Erik is somber, caring for his home-bound mentally-ill mother while ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sentimental, touching, sincere ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, pregnancy, romance, dealing with death, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, rock, family relations, music band, lifestyle, human nature ...
Time: 80s, 1960s
Place: sweden, copenhagen denmark, denmark, norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 6.5
 10K
Dirty Girl (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's 1987 and Danielle, the high school 'Dirty Girl', is running away. With her is chubby, gay Clarke, a bag of flour called Joan and a Walkman full of glorious '80s tunes.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, road movie, melancholic ...
Plot: friends, friendship, high school, coming of age, on the road, teenager, family problems, teenage life, female protagonist, teacher, reputation, virgin ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: usa, oklahoma, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.0
 31K
Igby Goes Down (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.
Style: witty, realistic, clever, intellectual, talky ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, love triangle, artist, mistress, drug dealing, heavy metal, mental illness, addiction, godparent, bohemian life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, california, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city, connecticut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Upside of Anger (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After her husband runs off with his secretary, Terry Wolfmeyer is left to fend for herself -- and her four daughters. As she hits rock bottom, Terry finds a friend and drinking buddy in next-door neighbor Denny, a former baseball player. As the two ...
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, dysfunctional family, neighbor, love and romance, couple relations, suburban life, couples, starting over, parents and children, family relations, fall in love, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.5
 24K
SLC Punk! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two former geeks become 1980s punks, then party and go to concerts while deciding what to do with their lives.
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, harsh, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: punk, rebelliousness, friendship, rebellion, self destructing, individualism, college graduate, heavy metal, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, antisocial behavior, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: utah, north dakota, england, salt lake city utah, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Slums of Beverly Hills (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1976, a lower-middle-class teenager struggles to cope living with her neurotic family of nomads on the outskirts of Beverly Hills.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, disturbing, clever ...
Plot: coming of age, nomad, eccentric family, teenage life, social differences, self discovery, single parent, parents and children, family relations, sex aid, youth, sex ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Strange Relations (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drama - A NYC psychiatrist is diagnosed with leukemia - and when he finds out he was adopted, he travels to England in search of his birth mother and some answers. - Paul Reiser, Amber Sealey, Lachele Carl
Style: emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: adoption, family relations, family in crisis, parents and children, working class, eccentric family, transplant, family problems, family life, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, usa, new york, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Birds of America (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A regular guy struggles with a repressive home and professional life, as well as making amends for the trouble his free-spirited brother and sister cause about town.
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, eccentric family, teenage life, family problems, family relations, family in crisis, parents and children, family gatherings, siblings relations, couple relations, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.0
 8K
House of D (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the present, artist Tom Warshaw recalls his traumatic coming of age. As a 13-year-old growing up in New York City in 1973, Tom hangs out with Pappass, a mentally disabled man. With Tom's mother battling depression after the death of her ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, basketball, coma, self discovery, artist, confession, birthday, teenage life, friends, troublemaker, childhood sweetheart ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: new york, europe, usa, france, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Detroit Rock City (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1978, a Kiss concert was an epoch-making event. For the three teen fans in Detroit Rock City getting tickets to the sold-out show becomes the focal point of their existence. They'll do anything for tickets -- compete in a strip club's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, road movie, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: virginity, youth, love and romance, family relations, teenager, friendship, catholic church, rock band, concert, road trip, runaway, stereotypes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: detroit, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Lackawanna Blues (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives in 1960s Lackawanna, New York.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: coming of age, friendship, family problems, youth, family relations, society, lifestyle, blues, ambition, friends, life is a bitch, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, toronto ontario canada, pennsylvania, new york yankees ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Last of the High Kings (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Ireland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It is 1977, Dublin rocks to the music of Thin Lizzy and the world is stunned by the death of Elvis Presley. Frankie, caught between acne and adulthood, has just completed his final exams in school. Convinced he will fail, he survives the summer ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, politics, friendship, infidelity, self discovery, single parent, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, best friends, fall in love, introspection ...
Time: 90s, year 1977
Place: ireland, europe, paris france, milwaukee wisconsin, massachusetts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.0
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Adam & Steve (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Follows two New York city couples -- one heterosexual and one gay who explore the peaks and the valleys of their respective relationships.
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay relationship, laxative, gay, couples, love and romance, couple relations, siblings relations, family relations, nothing goes right, romance, friends ...
Time: contemporary, year 1987, year 2004
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, texas, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.9
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Beaches (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, talky, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, death of mother, dying young, coming of age, family relations, couples, oldies, couple relations, performer's life, best friends, friends, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: new york, san francisco, usa, los angeles, atlantic city new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Riding in Cars with Boys (2001)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A single mother, with dreams of becoming a writer, has a son at the age of 15 in 1965, and goes through a failed marriage with the drug-addicted father.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: youth, single parent, couple relations, becoming an adult, family problems, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, self discovery, puberty, parenthood, pregnancy, drug addiction ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, connecticut, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
 29K
The Wackness (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in New York City in the sweltering summer, The Wackness tells the story of a troubled teenage drug dealer, who trades pot for therapy sessions with a drug-addled psychiatrist. Things get more complicated when he falls for one of his classmates, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, coming of age, friendship, therapy, first love, doctors and patients, hip hop, misfit, social misfits, buddies, love affair, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1994, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Wassup Rockers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Instead of adhering to the norms of their South Central neighborhood, a group of skater boys opt to bus into Hollywood and Beverly Hills, where they attract local rich girls - and plenty of trouble with the police, jealous boyfriends, and nervous ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, sincere
Plot: teenage life, drugs/alcohol, life is a bitch, social misfits, buddies, youth, rock, injustice, punk, society, social differences, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 30K
54 (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shane, a Jersey boy with big dreams, crosses the river in hopes of finding a more exciting life at Studio 54. When Steve Rubell, the mastermind behind the infamous disco, plucks Shane from the sea of faces clamoring to get inside his club, Shane not ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: disco, nightclub, drug abuse, nightlife, lifestyle, addiction, clubbing, drugs/alcohol, gay, father son relationship, party, sex ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, bahamas, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An aspiring Jewish actor moves out of his parents' Brooklyn apartment to seek his fortune in the bohemian life of Greenwich Village in 1953.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, jewish, youth, couples, sexual relations, artists and showbiz, city life, love and romance, gays and lesbians, romance, hopes, celebrity culture ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 3K
Unexpected (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An inner-city high school teacher discovers she is pregnant at the same time as one of her most promising students and the two develop an unlikely friendship while struggling to navigate their unexpected pregnancies.
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: high school, pregnancy, friendship, dedicated educator, teachers and students, urban ghetto life, society, misfit, youth, friends, urban ghetto, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Happy Endings (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: An ensemble cast telling 10 stories with intertwining characters. One story is about a father and son who are dating the same woman . Another features a woman who long ago gave her baby up for adoption but is now being blackmailed by a documentary ...
Style: clever, talky, sentimental, realistic, biting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, unwanted pregnancy, sex, infidelity, teenager, filmmaker, gays and lesbians, dysfunctional family, family problems, track down, fall in love, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1983
Place: phoenix arizona, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Margot at the Wedding (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Margot and her son Claude decide to visit her sister Pauline after she announces that she is getting married to less-than-impressive Malcolm. In short order, the storm the sisters create leaves behind a mess of thrashed relationships and exposed ...
Style: talky, cynical, realistic, tragicomedy, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, confession, neighbor, secret, sister sister relationship, jealousy, under the surface, family relations, weekend, human nature, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, long island, vermont, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.5
 462K
Juno (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl named Juno gets herself pregnant and tries to stand on her own, but soon learns a few lessons about being grown up.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, teen comedy, teens
Plot: teenage life, love and romance, coming of age, pregnancy, teenager, social relations, adoption, small town life, youth, abortion, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: minnesota, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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