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To Die of Love (1971)
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To Die of Love (1971)
Original name: Mourir d'aimer
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A love story between a teacher, Daniele, 32 years and one of his students Gerard, 17 during the heated atmosphere of May 68. Daniele is a fiery young woman, very involved politically. Gerard's parents accuse Danièle of statutory rape and complain. Danièle is trapped and the drama begins...
Plot: love, christmas, prison, lesbian, cat, student, loneliness, lawyer, women's prison, halloween, forbidden love, female nudity, depression, suicide, torture, trial, clinic, restaurant, courtroom, nun, impossible love, juvenile delinquent, jealousy, age difference, psychiatrist ...
Time: 1960s, year 1968, year 1969
Place: normandy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about teenage boy, father son relationship, mother son relationship, friendship, crying, teenage girl and teenager mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like To Die of Love: Standing Tall (2015), Garden of Children (1981), Open Future (1983), Private Road (1971), Places (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Standing Tall (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Malony and his education as he grows from a six-year-old into an 18-year-old. A minors’ judge and a caseworker work tirelessly to try to save the young offender.
Plot: juvenile delinquent, social worker, judge, delinquent, juvenile delinquency, teen angst, criminal, coming of age, reform, troublemaker, reform school, pregnant teenager ...
Place: france
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Garden of Children (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Two people deal with their problems
Plot: broken window, revolt, crying woman, grave, classroom, orphan, postman, high school, jealous boyfriend, hysterical outburst, drinking from a bottle, caught cheating ...
Place: prague czech republic
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Open Future (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A 16 year old boy growing up in the 60's, experimenting with life, sex, drugs and alcohol.
Plot: circus, playing guitar, male in shower, taking a shower, drawing, rope ladder, underage drinking, unemployment, male objectification, 16 year old, skinny dipping, coming of age ...
Time: 1960s
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Private Road (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Receptionist Anne’s new relationship with nascent writer Peter is opening her eyes to a new lifestyle, one far removed from her comfortable middle-class background.
Plot: love, receptionist, pregnancy, female boss, advertisement, new job, employer employee relationship, undressing, manipulative woman, manipulation, typing, digging ...
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Places (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A coming of age story about love, loss and revenge centers around two teenage friends, Adam (Vladimír Polívka) and Marek (Jan Cina), whose aimless lives in a small town are suddenly disrupted by the appearance of Anna (Johana Matousková), the ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: revenge, young people, loss, small town, love, businessman, trip, nosebleed, fight, loss of son, older woman younger man relationship, lake ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.5
 324
Family Film (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovenia, France, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple embark on an early vacation. Left alone, their children cut loose until the boy gets caught for skipping school and things take an unexpected turn. Boasting exquisite camera work, the film is also unforgettable for its wholly original ...
Plot: lost dog, yacht, vacation, teenage boy, family crisis, family secret, 15 year old, sexual tension, skype, lost at sea, dog, deserted island ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic, central europe
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White Oleander (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A teenager journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion.
Style: emotional, disturbing, serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage life, coming of age, women's prison, prison, murder, poison, bad mother, artist, crimes, love and romance, parents and children, custody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, nova scotia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Son's Room (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychoanalyst and his family go through profound emotional trauma when their son dies in a scuba diving accident.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: psychoanalysis, loss of son, regret, dealing with death, redemption, marriage crisis, sadness, therapist, parents and children, death in the family, family in crisis, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Life after all (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: La vie quand même (LIFE AFTER ALL) is another film in a series collectively called 'Tales from the Orphanage'. The story is simple on the surface (children coping with the sudden loss of parents), but in the hands of writer Sophie Tasma ...
Plot: coming of age, hearing voices, telephone call, psychologist, grave, orphan, debt, garden, reincarnation, police officer, memory, pizza ...
Place: canada, china, paris france
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Every Million Comes Handy (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vibrant lady Irena Ditrichová owns a large prosperous firm with subsidiaries abroad. After being involved in a serious car crash, she decides to sell the firm and use the proceeds for helping people in need. When her son Jaroslav finds out that ...
Plot: greed, money, psycho, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, psychiatrist, noisy neighbor, bossy woman, egocentrism, doctor, apology, father son relationship ...
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I've Loved You So Long (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A woman struggles to interact with her family and find her place in society after spending fifteen years in prison.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: redemption, prison, campfire, release from prison, physician, nightclub, doctor, death, job seeking, loss of son, ex convict, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Seventeen Years (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Italy, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Is a simple family drama that evolves into a moving study of immutable family ties and is also a scathing indictment of the political and penal system in China.
Style: serious, tense, realistic
Plot: prison, murder, single parent, on the road, parents and children, siblings relations, child as adult, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, teenage life, coming of age, family life ...
Time: 90s, year 1998, year 1981
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Nerd's Confession (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Eugene is a teenage nerd who lives in a small Russian town. He sits in front of his computer all day long, playing games and surfing the Internet. He decides to run a small porn website and soon as he earns his first money from e-commerce. His life ...
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Where the Sun Beats (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pinto’s sophomore feature patiently investigates the everyday life and psychosexual vacillations of Laura (Laura Morante), a woman caught in a web of verboten romance and incestuous desire. Pinto elliptically and delicately portrays the small ...
Plot: homosexual, taking a shower, woman slaps man, shower, train, love, riding a bicycle, drunkenness, father daughter relationship, friendship, socially awkward, student ...
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45%
Tree of Knowledge (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As a group of Danish children pass into adolescence, gradually the most popular girl becomes an outcast, for trivial reasons that she never understands.
Style: emotional, serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: adolescence, teenager, coming of age, youth, teenage life, young girl, love and romance, misfit, society, family relations, ball, man in swimsuit ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1958, 1950s
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Unfinished Business (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seventeen year old Izzy Marks lives in Toronto with her divorced mother and finds her life boring and directionless. Meant to be a sequel to Don Owen's acclaimed 1964 film "Nobody Waved Good-bye", "Unfinished Business" ...
Plot: teenage girl, waitress, sex in bed, police car, film projector, van, truck, car theft, black cat, black man, truck driver, police station ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Deputy and the Congressman (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Madrid, Roberto Orbea is a member of the Spanish communist party. He is married to Carmen, and he has been elected as Deputy in the first democratic elections in Spain. But his enemies, the fascist, know his double life. Roberto likes boys, and they ...
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, realistic, sincere
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Place: madrid, spain, europe
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Surviving: A Family in Crisis (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Rick is a 17 year old golden boy whose father wants him to became a doctor like himself. Lonnie is a problematic 16 year old girl, who has just come out from a sanatorium after an attempted suicide. The families of both teens are very close friends. ...
Audience: teen drama
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Doo Dah Man (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ordinary People (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt. He is in therapy. Beth had always preferred his brother and is having ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy, captivating ...
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40%
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Stop Me Here (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Samson Cazalet, Taxi driver in his thirties, picks up a client at the airport. The same evening, the daughter of the woman disappears and the overwhelming evidence points to Samson. How can he prove his innocence when he is the ideal suspect?
Plot: prison, police, lawyer, judge, rabbit, neighbor, airport, hotel, nightmare, old woman, cat, police officer ...
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Mustang (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, France, Germany, Qatar
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: bleak, heartbreaking, harsh, light, sweet ...
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Three Brothers (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: serious, sincere, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: funeral, death, mafia, terrorism, dealing with death, introspection, farm, siblings relations, death in the family, family relations, self discovery, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, naples italy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
All About My Mother (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress' autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to tell the boy's father about the death of the son he never knew he had.
Style: emotional, stylized, realistic, serious, touching ...
Plot: transvestism, prostitute, birthday, actress, transsexual, lesbian, aids, redemption, friendship, transplant, nun, autograph ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: spain, madrid, barcelona spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Children Act (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Verdict (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: death penalty, blackmail, rape, murder, female nudity, dead girl, kidnapping, male nudity, mother, trial, topless
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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My Mother (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Margherita, a director in the middle of an existential crisis, has to deal with the inevitable and still unacceptable loss of her mother.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, sunbathing, ping pong, car wash, teacher student relationship, marital separation, coach, oil company, coming of age, skinny dipping, skateboard, punk rock ...
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