Movies and TV shows like Shame

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Shame (2015)
 8.8
 22K
Shame (2015)
Original name: Skam
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a young teenager group, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life. Which of the members represented changes per season.
Style: sweet, emotional, realistic, sentimental, serious, dramatic, uplifting
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friendship, teenage girl, teenage sexuality, teenage protagonist, teenage sex, high school hunk, teenage boy, gay teenager, lgbt, teen angst, muslim, high school, interracial relations, friendship between boys, friendship between girls, homosexual, gay relationship, family relations, parent child relationship, teenager, high school student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gay, redhead girl, friend ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia

Most similar movies to Shame

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and touching films and TV series with plots about high school, youth, friendship, teenager, teenage life, coming of age and friends mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Shame: Skins (2007), 13 Reasons Why (2017), Riverdale (2017), Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001), Gossip Girl (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.2
 68K
Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, cynical, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, homosexual, sexual relations, drugs/alcohol, party, youth, high school life, high school, looking for sex, lifestyle, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 197K
13 Reasons Why (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After a teenage girl's perplexing suicide, a classmate receives a series of tapes that unravel the mystery of her tragic choice.
Style: serious, thought provoking, emotional, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: suicide, high school, teenage girl, guilt, loss of friend, human relationship, depression, loss of daughter, suicidal, loss, parent child relationship, loss of loved one ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 87K
Riverdale (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Set in the present, the series offers a bold, subversive take on Archie, Betty, Veronica and their friends, exploring the surreality of small-town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale’s wholesome facade.
Style: captivating, biting, tense, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: small town, high school, friendship, friends, murder, teenage life, investigation, parents and children, youth, teen angst, family relations, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The life of a group of adolescents going through the trials and tribulations of teendom at Degrassi Community School.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, homosexual, bully, teacher, school, friendship, teenager, eccentric family, couples, teenage life, suburbs, racism ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.
Style: sweet, romantic, light, sincere, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: first love, love and romance, high school, happy ending, teenage girl, sister sister relationship, couples, youth, high school student, love letter, teen romance, teenage boy ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.4
 138K
Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: witty, realistic, talky, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: betrayal, popularity, teenage love, youth, friends, love triangle, school, gossip and rumors, party, high school, lifestyle, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 8.4
 11K
Please Like Me (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 29 min.
Story: After breaking up with his girlfriend, Josh comes to the realization that he is homosexual. With the support of his now ex girlfriend Claire, and his best friend and house mate Tom, Josh must help his mother with her battle with depression and the ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, semi serious, sincere, humorous
Plot: friendship, roommate, gay relationship, depression, best friend, gays and lesbians, gay, friends, suicide attempt, self discovery, twentysomething life, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 379
School 2017 (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Story: A coming-of-age story about the lives of 18-year-old high school students who are valued according to their ranking in school. Despite their frustrations, they find out how to make their own way in this world that seems to be a stagnant cycle of ...
Style: romantic, emotional, buddy comedy, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, romance, friends, teenage life, friendship, teenage girl, teenage boy, spoken inner thoughts, twists & turns, love affair, rivalry ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Carrie Diaries (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Before she was a fashion icon, before her column in the New York Star, before Mr. Big, Carrie Bradshaw was an innocent 16-year-old girl living in suburban Connecticut.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: high school life, first love, youth, first sex, gossip and rumors, boyfriend, high school, prom, high school hunk, teenage girl, friendship between girls, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: new york, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.1
 4K
Hollyoaks (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The daily soap that follows the loves, lives and misdemeanours of a group of people living in the Chester village of Hollyoaks where anything could, and frequently does, happen...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, captivating
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, teenage boy, teenage girl, youth, college life, teenage life, family problems, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, adolescence vs adulthood, family life ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Normal Adolescent Behavior (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: High school student Wendy has an odd relationship with her five friends: They're openly sexual with each other, swapping partners every week. But this is all thrown into turmoil when she meets Sean, a new student in school who has a crush on ...
Style: sexual, sincere, serious, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: high school, teenage love, coming of age, basketball, sex, lust, teenager, friendship, humiliation, high school life, love and romance, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Greg is coasting through senior year of high school as anonymously as possible, avoiding social interactions like the plague while secretly making spirited, bizarre films with Earl, his only friend. But both his anonymity and friendship threaten to ...
Style: touching, semi serious, emotional, depressing, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friends, friendship, teenager, cancer, teenage life, high school life, best friends, youth, family relations, high school student, teenagers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kindergarten
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My So-Called Life (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The life of a 15 year-old high school student, whose angst-ridden journey through adolescence, friendship, parents, and life teaches her what it means to grow up.
Style: clever, sincere, serious, emotional, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: first love, teenage girl, high school, homosexual, coming of age, adolescence, teenager, high school hunk, teenage daughter, family relations, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 40K
90210 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 90210 revolves around several students at the fictional West Beverly Hills High School, including new Beverly Hills residents Annie Wilson and Dixon Wilson. Their father, Harry Wilson, has returned from Kansas to his Beverly Hills childhood home ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, romantic, captivating, serious
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, friendship, friends, teenage love, high school life, teenage life, social relations, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, power relations, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 747
SLiDE (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The exploits of five 17-year-olds smashing their way into adulthood.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, teenage life, love and romance, party, friendship, jealousy, friends, virginity, neighbor, geek, youth, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 13K
Faking It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about two best friends who love each other -- in slightly different ways. After numerous failed attempts to become popular, the girls are mistakenly outed as lesbians, which launches them to instant celebrity status. Seduced by ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, disturbing
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: lesbian, high school life, lgbt, popularity, best friends, high school hunk, friends, high school, youth, teenage life, lesbian relationship, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Amy and her friends at Grant High learn to define themselves while they navigate the perilous waters of contemporary adolescence. Between their love triangles, secrets, drama, accusations, gossip, confusion, and scandalous rumors, there's never ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, introspection, coming of age, friendship, suburbs, teenage pregnancy, teenager, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
My Best Friend (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lorenzo is a teenager who lives in Patagonia. One day his family receives in his house to Caíto, the son of some friends who are going through a serious family situation and can not take care of him. He is a complicated kid and has difficulty ...
Style: tragicomedy
Plot: gay teenager, coming of age, teen angst, lgbt, gay, youth, teenage protagonist, teenage love, nature, teenage sex, coming out, friendship between boys ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 85K
Paper Towns (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Quentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar. So when she cracks open a window and climbs back into his life-dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge-he ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, friendship, high school life, youth, adventure, friends, teenagers, teenage boy, trip, teenage girl, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Switched at Birth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of two teenage girls who discover they were accidentally switched as newborns in the hospital. Bay Kennish grew up in a wealthy family with two parents and a brother, while Daphne Vasquez, who lost her hearing at an early age due to a case ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: teen drama, family outing
Plot: teenage life, mute or deaf, family life, parents and children, sign language, best friends, friendship, relatives, student, family, family relations, deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
My Mad Fat Diary (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Set in 1996 in Lincolnshire, the show tells the tragic and humorous story of a very troubled young girl Rae, who has just left a psychiatric hospital, where she has spent four months after attempting suicide, begins to reconnect with her best friend ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: physical appearance, depression, teenage life, youth, teenage love, best friends, loneliness, social misfits, adolescence, first love, high school life, friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, year 1996
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 81K
Love, Simon (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's ...
Style: touching, emotional, sweet, romantic, humorous ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gay, lgbt, coming out, homosexuality, lgbt teen, gay lead character, gay teenager, love, sexual identity, friendship, parent child relationship, closeted homosexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Art of Getting By (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: George, a lonely and fatalistic teen who's made it all the way to his senior year without ever having done a real day of work, is befriended by Sally, a popular but complicated girl who recognizes in him a kindred spirit.
Style: witty, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, friendship, love and romance, youth, teenage life, friends, high school, teenager, philosophy, mentor, rebellious youth, painting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 34K
Keith (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, bad ending, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, opposites attract, high school, adolescence, first love, youth, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, romance, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.0
 5K
Skins (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A wild ride through the lives of a group of high school friends stumbling through the mine field of adolescence... and stepping on most of the mines as they go.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, touching, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage sex, high school, friendship, youth, teenage life, coming of age, teenage sexuality, drugs/alcohol, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, underage drinking, troubled teen, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Brazil, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.
Style: sincere, touching, disturbing, captivating
Plot: gay relationship, lgbt, first love, gay teenager, teenage boy, self discovery, homosexual, summer, coming out, masturbation, gay, loss ...
Time: year 1983
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.3
 17K
Queer as Folk (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Brash humor and genuine emotion make up this original series revolving around the lives, loves, ambitions, careers and friendships of a group of gay men and women living on Liberty Avenue in contemporary Pittsburgh, PA. The show offers an ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, discrimination, coming out, gender, thirtysomething life, age difference, friendship, lesbian, homosexual, sexual tension, lifestyle, sexual activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: sentimental, touching, romantic, sincere, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, love and romance, true love, first love, teenage life, high school life, coming of age, terminal illness, romance, fall in love, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 326K
Easy A (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: high school, coming of age, teenage life, teenage love, notoriety, adolescence, parents and children, love and romance, friends, high school life, youth, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: california, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 10K
Boys (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 78 min.
Story: BOYS tells the story of Sieger, a sporty, rather quiet 15-year-old boy who discovers love during the summer holidays. Sieger is training in the new athletics team for the national relay championships and meets the intriguing and unpredictable Marc. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: teenage love, friendship, gay teenager, coming of age, gay, friends, fall in love, youth, gays and lesbians, gay love, teenage life, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%