Movies like God Help the Girl

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God Help the Girl (2014)
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God Help the Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eve is a catastrophe—low on self-esteem but high on fantasy, especially when it comes to music. Over the course of one Glasgow summer, she meets two similarly rootless souls: posh Cass and fastidious James, and together they form a group.
Style: uplifting, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: anorexia, friendship, music band, pop music, music, friends, self discovery, musician's life, blonde, love and romance, lifestyle, teenager, depression, mental illness, lifeguard, musician, dancer, songwriter, mental institution, theater, fall in love, introspection, mentally unstable, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1981, year 1969
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, edinburgh scotland

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Most similar movies to God Help the Girl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films with plots about artists and showbiz, singer, love and romance, friendship, musician's life, romance and music mostly in Drama, Music and Romance genres. Some movies like God Help the Girl: Sing Street (2016), Once (2007), Preacher's Kid (2010), Listen to Your Heart (2010), Pure Country 2: The Gift (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sing Street (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.
Style: touching, realistic, feel good, lyrical, sweet ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: music band, friendship, musician's life, school, youth, coming of age, music, teenager, rock and roll, teenage life, dream girl, singer ...
Time: 80s, year 1985, future, 20th century
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, london, england
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100%
 7.8
 116K
Once (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vacuum repairman moonlights as a street musician and hopes for his big break. One day a Czech immigrant, who earns a living selling flowers, approaches him with the news that she is also an aspiring singer-songwriter. The pair decide to ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: music, musician's life, street musician, romance, pianist, friendship, recording studio, love, singer, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, london, dublin ireland, czech republic, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 837
Preacher's Kid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Small-town girl Angie King leaves the church and her home to pursue a dream of singing stardom. Luckett plays Angie, the daughter of a stern but loving bishop, whose attraction to the hunky star (Tank) of a traveling gospel show takes her on the ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: hopes, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, friendship, couples, youth, destructive relationship, christian, music, father daughter relationship, religion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Listen to Your Heart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Danny Foster doesn't have much: an apartment as small as his paychecks, no family, and a struggling music career. Yet for him, "every day is a great day to be alive," an attitude he gained from his mother's unwavering optimism ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: mute or deaf, romance, family relations, fall in love, couples, musician's life, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, misfit, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Pure Country 2: The Gift (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three angels bestow the gift of song to a young girl, who must follow a series of rules in order hold on to it during her rise to fame and fortune.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, sentimental, contemplative
Plot: country, friendship, desire for fame, musician's life, music, lifestyle, love and romance, rise to the top, americana, friends, overnight success, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee, dallas texas, texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Song for Martin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Martin, conductor of a symphonic orchestra, meet Barbara, violine player and they start a relationship. Five years later Martin starts to develop loss of memory and becomes more and more confused. Finally he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couples, love affair, couple relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, musician's life, love and romance, fall in love, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 1K
Nana 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two girls with the same name but very different personalities share an apartment in this sequel to Nana. The rising fame of Nana Osaki's band, the Black Stones, is beginning to take a toll on the best friends' relationship. Meanwhile, Nana ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, romantic
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, friends, love affair, friendship, female friendship, romance, best friends, music band, musician's life, youth, artists and showbiz, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 446
Bandage (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Set in Japan in the early 1990s, there's one rising band called LANDS, that is starting to find success amidst a flood of other bands. Asako and Miharu are two Tokyo high school students. When Miharu gives Asako her favorite indie rock band; a ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, romantic
Audience: teens
Plot: musician's life, friendship, betrayal, rising to stardom, romance, contests and competitions, dishonesty, music, music band, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7.2
 90K
Crazy Heart (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son. But can he leave behind an ...
Style: touching, emotional, depressing, romantic, sincere ...
Plot: musician, country music, loneliness, alcohol abuse, addiction, journalist, character study, singer, country singer, music business, redemption, alcoholic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, austin texas, california, usa, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 905
The Drummer (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Sid insults a powerful triad boss, his father sends him to Taiwan for safety. Bored and restless, he discovers a community of Zen drummers high in the hills, and joins up - a decision inspired by a pretty face that soon becomes a challenge.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: gangsters, martial arts, self discovery, rivalry, redemption, introspection, hopes, crimes, drummer, business partner, training, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Callas Forever (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Spain, UK, Romania
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fictionalized account of the last days of opera singer Maria Callas (Ardant).
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: opera singer, musician's life, ambition, starting over, showbiz, friendship, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, aging, lifestyle, romance, hopes ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 737
Clara and Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Antoine has what every young single man could wish: a promising career, true and loyal friends, and an apartment of his own. However, he's a lonely man, until he meets Clara, a beautiful and exciting woman, and deeply falls in love with her. ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: couples, parents and children, love affair, fall in love, lovers reunited, introspection, self discovery, midlife crisis, orgasm, family relations, thirtysomething life, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Hottest State (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young actor from Texas tries to make it in New York while struggling in his relationship with a beautiful singer/songwriter.
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: musician, sexuality, love affair, youth, romance, young lovers, fall in love, couple relations, actor's life, musician's life, lifestyle, actor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, connecticut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Thing Called Love (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Miranda Presley moves from New York to Nashville to become a songwriter. At an unsuccessful audition she meets James Wright, a promising newcomer. After only a few days they marry but start to quickly regret it.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, country music, romance, musician's life, couple relations, couples, hopes, love and romance, artists and showbiz, twentysomething life, friends, rock and roll ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, tennessee, new jersey, usa, austin texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
 405
One Love (2003)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Jamaica, Norway, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kassa a free-wheelin rasta man, falls for a straight laced gospel singer Serena, when they both meet as they enter a music contest. Serena's father the pastor forbids her to see him and wants her to marry one of his church members. Meanwhile ...
Style: emotional, captivating, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: music, romance, couples, fall in love, lifestyle, ambition, clergy, contests and competitions, unfulfillment, love, rastafarian, jamaican ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jamaica, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.9
 2K
The Song (2014)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film follows aspiring singer-songwriter Jed King (Alan Powell) as he struggles to catch a break and escape the long shadow of his father, a country music legend. After reluctantly accepting a gig at a local vineyard harvest festival, Jed is ...
Style: sentimental, serious, uplifting, captivating, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, musician's life, love affair, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, music, couples, americana, country singer, hopes, unfulfillment, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 2006, year 1981 ...
Place: usa, nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.9
 2K
Tamla Rose (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three teen girls in a Motown band embark on an emotional ride to hell and back.
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, serious, feel good
Audience: girls' night
Plot: desire for fame, musician's life, rise and fall, teenage life, follow your dream, ambition, youth, showbiz, best friends, hopes, dream come true, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.7
 30K
Singles (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about six of Seattle's young people, most of whom live in the same apartment building and whose lives revolve around the city's ever-expanding music scene. The interrelated stories about each character's progress ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, realistic, talky ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: clubbing, music, city life, friendship, music band, love and romance, looking for love, couple relations, romance, musician, roommate, young lovers ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, new jersey, washington state, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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A Slipping-Down Life (1999)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young woman becomes obsessed with a small-time North Carolina rock singer.
Style: touching, feel good, sincere, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: groupie, love and romance, artists and showbiz, love affair, lifestyle, rock, opposites attract, musician's life, singer, infatuation, amusement park, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.1
 37K
Nowhere Boy (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The drama tells the story of Lennon's teenage years and the start of his journey to becoming a successful musician. The story also examines the impact on his early life and personality of the two dominant females in his childhood
Style: sentimental, emotional, intense, touching, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: prodigy, rock and roll, coming of age, musician, musician's life, follow your dream, the beatles, adolescence, aunt nephew relationship, music, dysfunctional family, character study ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey, california, europe, england, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 21K
Song to Song (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In this modern love story set against the Austin, Texas music scene, two entangled couples — struggling songwriters Faye and BV, and music mogul Cook and the waitress whom he ensnares — chase success through a rock ‘n’ roll landscape of ...
Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: love, love triangle, music, intrigue, love and romance, rivalry, ambition, party, nightclub, restaurant, infidelity, sexual humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, texas, austin texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.9
 504
Roseland (1977)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Roseland" is made up of three stories, sometimes connecting, all set in the famed New York dance palace, and all having the same theme: finding the right dance partner.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: loneliness, friendship, looking for love, romance, elderly, couples, party, music, disco, dancer's life, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Dirty Filthy Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A man's life falls apart as a result of his affliction with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Tourette's Syndrome in this touching and funny tale.
Style: sentimental, psychological, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: mental illness, doctors and patients, self discovery, couples, human nature, friendship, support group, introspection, uncontrollable, obsessive compulsive disorder, mental disorder, psychology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 7.7
 44K
Rockstar (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An uninhibited youth woos the hottest about-to-be-married college girl. He rises to become a rock-star - then self-destructs.
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, serious, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, terminal illness, lovers, musician's life, fall in love, love and romance, romance, artists and showbiz, rebellious youth, singer, rock star, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Good Night (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Gary, a musician, is trapped in an unhappy relationship with his live-in lover, Dora. He becomes enthralled with a beautiful seductress who enters his dreams, and tries to control his dream-state so he can spend more and more time with her. When ...
Style: emotional, melancholic, humorous, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, friendship, obsession, dream, unlikely friendships, thirtysomething life, romance, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, new jersey, new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Ladies in Lavender (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Andrea, a gifted young Polish violinist from Krakow, is bound for America when he is swept overboard by a storm. When the Widdington sisters discover the handsome stranger on the beach below their house, they nurse him back to health. However, the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, atmospheric, emotional, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: golden years, friendship, romance, violinist, sister sister relationship, musician, polish, human nature, village life, sisters, aging, foreigner ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, cornwall, london, new jersey, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.4
 489
Hearts of Fire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reclusive musician, once a huge rock star, takes a young female protegee. While on a tour she meets a younger, more popular rocker and switches her loyalties.
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: farm, celebrity culture, self discovery, rock, relationship vs career, fall in love, showbiz, couples, friends, music, romance, rise to the top ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.0
 72
W.C. (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Set in and around the male and female toilets of a Dublin jazz bar. A drama concerning the trials and tribulations of two lowly paid toilet attendants and the people they serve.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, multicultural, suspense ...
Plot: immigrants, workplace, lifestyle, social differences, working class, unfulfilled love, looking for love, friends, life is a bitch, love and romance, society, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, russia, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
 6K
Backbeat (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chronicles the early days of The Beatles in Hamburg, Germany. The film focuses primarily on the relationship between Stuart Sutcliffe (played by Stephen Dorff) and John Lennon (played by Ian Hart), and also with Sutcliffe's German girlfriend ...
Style: affectionate, clever, harsh, factual, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: the beatles, rock and roll, music, musician, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, rock music, rock, artist, creativity, fantasy world, lone hero ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: hamburg germany, england, california, australia, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.7
 4K
Stoned (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A chronicle of the sordid life and suspicious death of Rolling Stones co-founder Brian Jones, who was found in the bottom of his swimming pool weeks after being let go from the band.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, erotic, flamboyance
Plot: rock, drug abuse, musician's life, showbiz, life is a bitch, rock star, rise and fall, rock and roll, addiction, artists and showbiz, music band, swimming ...
Time: 60s, contemporary
Place: london, munich germany, paris france, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%