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, arrest, car accident, 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 gloomy films with plots about addiction, couples, life is a bitch, friendship, love and romance, dysfunctional family and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Asthma: In My Pocket (2011), Holding Trevor (2007), Too Saved (2007), Candy (2006), Run, Tecato, Run (1979). 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, romance, life is a bitch, drug rehabilitation, junkie, pills, drug overdose, drugs, drug use, drug addiction, drug addict
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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: addiction, friendship, gay sex, overdose, heroin, gays and lesbians, young lovers, gender, introspection, best friends, hospital, looking for love ...
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: sexual, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, addiction, brothel, destructive relationship, love and romance, youth, drug abuse, voyeurism, lifestyle, on the road, life is a bitch, down on your luck ...
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: addiction, church, 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, professor, theft, junkie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia, mcdonald's restaurant, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, daughter, father, heroin, drug addict, addiction
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, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, art, obsession, hotel, jealousy, youth, parents and children, city life, young heroes, gallery, artists and showbiz, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, athens greece, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, haunted by the past, domestic violence, self discovery, football, therapy, island, poet, twin sister, american football, extramarital affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 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, serious, sincere, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, custody, martial arts, overdose, musician's life, going straight, family problems, couples, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, france, europe, vancouver british columbia canada, scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 119
Vroom (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two friends aim flee their drab hometown existence.
Plot: divorce, car, scam, on the road
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, couples, downfall, congress, life is a bitch, crimes, couple relations, 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, sex scene, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 ...
Plot: drug addiction, drug use, hitchhiking, beach, stand up, talent show, stained glass window, viral video, break in, marijuana, drug addict, sex scene ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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, serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, couples, photographer, magazine, drug abuse, addiction, romance, love, fall in love, love affair, drugs/alcohol, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: on the road, car chase, friendship, waitress, misfit, law enforcement, society, adventure, crimes, friends, contests and competitions, chases and races ...
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, serious, clever, touching ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, african american, addiction, family relations, family gatherings, doubts and hesitations, favoritism among siblings, siblings relations, family secret, estrangement, self destructing, life is a bitch ...
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: touching, psychological, gloomy, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, child illness, uncontrollable, love and romance, human nature, mentally unstable, introspection, moral dilemma, urban, lifestyle, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, africa
⇓ 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: cocaine, drug addiction, troubled marriage, drugs, love at first sight, artist, painter, marriage, husband wife relationship, construction site, drug addict, drug dealer
⇓ 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, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: prostitute, bookies, self discovery, life is a bitch, vengeance, gambling, addiction, delivery, betrayal, telephone, telephone call, best friend ...
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 racing, automobile racing, african american, sex, male female relationship, hispanic american, gang, car, rivalry
Place: california
⇓ 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, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: addiction, yuppie, rehabilitation, alcoholic, alcohol abuse, romance, family, drugs/alcohol, step siblings, life is a bitch, couple relations, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, mexico
⇓ 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: gloomy, touching, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: addiction, delusion, nanny, life is a bitch, dysfunctional character, family relations, dysfunctional family, matchmaking, coping, desire, ambition, job ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans, chicago illinois, iowa
⇓ 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: serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: couples, downfall, family problems, teenage life, addiction, pregnancy, dysfunctional family, youth, estrangement, juvenile delinquency, social misfits, destructive relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 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, sentimental, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: mental illness, high school, opposites attract, mental institution, college, suicide attempt, teen angst, romance, coming of age, teenage life, couples, 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: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between men, kiss, friendship, father son relationship, mechanic, waitress, coffee shop, museum, shaving, gay, piano ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, gloomy, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: artist, love triangle, romance, couples, coming of age, fall in love, lifestyle, store, love and romance, dull life, twentysomething life, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, nebraska, beverly hills ...
⇓ 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, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hospital, overdose, teenage life, going straight, drug abuse, drug dealing, youth, friendship, terminal illness, rehabilitation, addiction, coming of age ...
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: dysfunctional family, wedding, mental illness, suicide, sibling relationship, ex boyfriend, portrait, therapy, wedding dress, mother, affair, brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Woman Who Drinks (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: À la veille de ses derniers instants, une femme se remémore son passé d'alcoolique. Elle revoit toute sa jeunesse dont une cuite qui, à 46 ans, lui a coûté tout ce qu'elle avait. «La solitude, le vieillissement sont des thèmes qui ...
Style: serious, sentimental, gloomy, realistic
Plot: addiction, drink, drunkenness, life is a bitch, couples, fall in love, love affair, aging, love and romance, crumbling marriage, drugs/alcohol, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 843
My Zinc Bed (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A recovering alcoholic becomes involved with his boss's wife, a former cocaine addict.
Style: psychological, sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, self discovery, destiny, journalism, family problems, downfall, couples, love affair, going straight, friendship, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%