Movies like Asthma

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Asthma (2014)
 5.6
 1K
Asthma (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young musician takes a beautiful tattoo artist on a ride in a stolen classic car.
Plot: car, addiction, tattoo artist, musician, artist, escape, on the road, suicide attempt, drug addict, jealousy, heroin, liar, car accident, arrest, black panties, stolen car, male protagonist, rope, junkie, paint

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Most similar movies to Asthma

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and melancholic films with plots about addiction, couples, friendship, life is a bitch, love and romance, romance and dysfunctional family mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Asthma: In My Pocket (2011), Holding Trevor (2007), Too Saved (2007), Candy (2006), Clean (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
 164
In My Pocket (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A harrowing journey down the dark spiral of drug addiction. As Stephen Jameson's carefully constructed life slowly falls apart, his belief system is shattered when he discovers that he's no longer the functioning addict that he once was.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, life is a bitch, romance, drug overdose, drug addict, drug addiction, drug rehabilitation, junkie, pills, drug use, drugs
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Holding Trevor (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Everybody's looking for something... Moving forward doesn't always mean leaving something behind.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, addiction, heroin, overdose, gay sex, gays and lesbians, drug abuse, best friends, youth, opposites attract, hospital, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Blue is a teenage girl who lives with her Jazz playing father Ham. Ham gets very sick and dies, and now Blue must support herself somehow. Elle, the headmistress at a brothel, talks her into living and working at her establishment. She decides to ...
Style: realistic, rough, sexual, serious
Plot: prostitute, addiction, brothel, down on your luck, destructive relationship, fall in love, love and romance, voyeurism, destiny, coming of age, life is a bitch, family life ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1958
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.4
 48
Too Saved (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Lisa is a young, Christian woman. Bobby, her boyfriend, however, is a street hoodlum. Lisa prays constantly that Bobby will accept God in his life. She soon gets what she wants, but discovers that Bobby's conversion means that she has to get ...
Plot: church, addiction, love, couples
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 7.3
 40K
Candy (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A poet falls in love with an art student, who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and ...
Style: touching, surprise ending, romantic, disturbing, depressing ...
Plot: heroin, drug abuse, addiction, destructive relationship, artist, marriage, lovers, life is a bitch, obsession, theft, professor, junkie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, mcdonald's restaurant, sydney australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.9
 4K
Clean (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After losing her husband to a heroin overdose, Emily Wang fights to overcome her own addictions and to be reconciled with her estranged son.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: addiction, chinese restaurant, junkie, drug overdose, heroin, drug abuse, family problems, going straight, overdose, martial arts, couples, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, canada, ontario canada, europe, vancouver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Run, Tecato, Run (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on true incidents, Run, Tecato, Run depicts a junkie's efforts to get off heroin in order to reclaim and raise his daughter. Produced for $60,000, the film explores the connections between the Vietnam War, drug addiction and ...
Plot: junkie, heroin, father, drug addict, addiction, daughter
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
New York Stories (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Three stories happening in New York. The first, by Scorsese, is about a painter who creates his works helped by high volume music and an attractive assistant; second, by Coppola, is about a rich and bold 12 years old who helps her separated parents ...
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, art, obsession, hotel, jealousy, city life, parents and children, young heroes, youth, gallery, artists and showbiz, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, athens greece, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Prince of Tides (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A troubled man talks to his suicidal sister's psychiatrist about their family history and falls in love with her in the process.
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, gloomy, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dysfunctional family, psychiatrist, self discovery, island, therapy, domestic violence, football, poet, haunted by the past, american football, extramarital affair, twin sister ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 119
Vroom (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two friends aim flee their drab hometown existence.
Plot: divorce, on the road, car, scam
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 7K
The Hero (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lee, a former Western film icon, is living a comfortable existence lending his golden voice to advertisements and smoking weed. After receiving a lifetime achievement award and unexpected news, Lee reexamines his past, while a chance meeting with a ...
Plot: divorced man, audition, cancer, older man younger woman relationship, actor, marijuana, divorced father, estranged daughter, stand-up comedian, comedian, promise, book ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 2K
The Boost (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lenny Brown moves to California to find his fortune in tax shelter investments. When the federal government changes the tax laws, poor Lenny finds himself $700,000 in hock with nowhere to turn. His friend, Joel, introduces him to cocaine to give ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, couples, downfall, couple relations, crimes, life is a bitch, congress, drug dealing, drug addiction, drugs, mercedes benz ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Unconditional Love (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Arthur Egeli directs this multifaceted romance set on the beaches of Cape Cod, the story of young painter Steven Buchanan (Pablo Bryant) and his interactions with three beautiful women vying to be his muse. There's Melissa (Isabelle Dahlin), ...
Plot: art gallery, artist, painting, party, beach, female nudity, sex scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 9K
High Art (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, couples, photographer, magazine, drug abuse, addiction, romance, love, coming of age, redemption, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Return to Macon County (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1958, two teenagers take their pride and joy, a hopped-up Chevy, and start a cross-country journey to enter it in the National Championship drag races in California. Along the way they hook up with a pretty but dingy waitress who quits her job ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: on the road, friendship, car chase, waitress, obsessive quest, law enforcement, buddies, teenage life, countryside, juvenile delinquency, society, misfit ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: usa, california, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Rachel Getting Married (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young woman who has been in and out from rehab for the past 10 years returns home for the weekend for her sister's wedding.
Style: talky, realistic, touching, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, african american, addiction, self destructing, family relations, wedding preparations and rituals, family problems, family life, couples, estrangement, family secret, under the surface ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 756
Maze (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Artist Lyle Maze is reconciled to a life without romance thanks to his dual afflictions: Tourette's Syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder. But his life takes an unexpected turn when his friend Mike departs on a humanitarian mission, ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, gloomy, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, mentally unstable, urban, human nature, self discovery, betrayal, love triangle, looking for love, couples, love affair, friendship, disability ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, africa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.0
 81
Torchlight (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A happy marriage turns sour when the husband becomes addicted to cocaine.
Plot: drug addiction, cocaine, troubled marriage, artist, love at first sight, drugs, marriage, painter, husband wife relationship, drug dealer, construction site, drug addict
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.5
 190
Inside Out (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An agoraphobic must give up his sheltered life and venture outside after a series of personal and financial problems.
Style: gloomy, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, bookies, life is a bitch, vengeance, self discovery, gambling, addiction, betrayal, best friend, delivery, telephone, telephone call ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.6
 66
Heartbreaker (1983)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Car clubs in East LA provide the background for gang rivalry and a blossoming romance between Beto (Fernando Allende in his first English-speaking role) and the blonde newcomer to the neighborhood, Kim (Dawn Dunlap)
Plot: love triangle, car, gang, african american, sex, rivalry, automobile racing, hispanic american, car racing, male female relationship
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hateship Loveship (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A wild teenage girl orchestrates a romance between her nanny and her father, who is a recovering addict.
Style: touching, gloomy, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: addiction, delusion, nanny, coping, dysfunctional character, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, family relations, matchmaking, father, teenager, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans, iowa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
When a Man Loves a Woman (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An airline pilot and his wife are forced to face the consequences of her alcoholism when her addictions threaten her life and their daughter's safety. While the woman enters detox, her husband must face the truth of his enabling behavior.
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: addiction, alcoholic, yuppie, rehabilitation, alcohol abuse, romance, family, life is a bitch, hopes, couple relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 109
Runaways (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steve Moore is sixteen and lives with his younger sister, mother Cheryl and her boyfriend John, in a modest house in Bakersfield, California. An abusive and often intoxicated man, John rules the household, and though his attacks on Steve result in ...
Style: realistic, humorous, serious
Plot: estrangement, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, addiction, family relations, family problems, downfall, teenage life, couples, youth, prostitute, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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, exciting ...
Plot: drug use, drug addiction, drug addict, father son relationship, love, politics, teenager, friendship, society, family relations, drug rehab, couples ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 6K
Mad Love (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Matt falls for Casey, the new girl in school. She's fun-loving and eccentric, but there's a darkness to her whimsy that Matt can't begin to comprehend. When Casey attempts to commit suicide, her parents place her in a mental ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, sexual, serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: mental illness, high school, mental institution, opposites attract, teen angst, suicide attempt, college, romance, coming of age, youth, young lovers, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, latin america, seattle, mexico, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Friends and Lovers (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a failed relationship with a waitress, a young gay man is challenged by his love for a straight mechanic.
Plot: friendship between men, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, waitress, mechanic, friendship, kiss, museum, shaving, coffee shop, gay, piano ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 2K
Big Sur (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Big Sur is a film adaptation of the Jack Kerouac autobiographical novel of the same name.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating
Plot: introspection, writer's life, solitude, mentally unstable, lifestyle, addiction, social relations, solitary, friendship, friendship between men, small town, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 23K
Shopgirl (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Mirabelle is a disenchanted salesgirl and aspiring artist who sells gloves and accessories at a department store. She has two men in her life: wealthy divorcée Ray Porter and struggling musician Jeremy. Mirabelle falls in love with the glamorous ...
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, gloomy, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: artist, love triangle, romance, salesman, coming of age, couples, store, lifestyle, hopes, unfulfillment, love and romance, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, vermont ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 512
Sweet Jane (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jane, an HIV-positive heroin addict, meets Tony, a young AIDS victim with no family, and the two form a bond.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: hospital, drug dealing, drug abuse, hotel, prostitute, going straight, teenage life, friendship, youth, redemption, coming of age, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Surviving Family (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terry hasn't seen or spoken with her family in 2 years. When she shows up unannounced on her father's doorstep - with her fiancé and a plan to get married in 5 days - she learns that she's not the only one with secrets.
Plot: suicide, dysfunctional family, mental illness, wedding, sibling relationship, engagement, aunt, in laws, child, suicide by hanging, drink, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%