Movies like White Frog

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White Frog (2012)
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White Frog
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Story of a neglected teen with mild Asperger’s syndrome whose life is changed forever when tragedy hits his family
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, dysfunctional family, mental illness, coming of age, teenage life, misfit, family relations, dealing with death, self discovery, siblings relations, death in the family, kids and family, society, youth, family problems, friends, favoritism among siblings, male objectification, tank top, chalkboard, religious, grieving, asperger's syndrome, bicycle accident, bereavement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california

Most similar movies to White Frog

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about youth, family relations, teenage life, coming of age, love and romance, friendship and friends mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like White Frog: The Greatest (2009), The Conrad Boys (2006), Square Dance (1987), Dawson's Creek (1998), Christmas (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Greatest
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Teenagers Rose and Bennett were in love, and then a car crash claimed Bennett's life. He left behind a grieving mother, father and younger brother, and Rose was left all alone. She has no family to turn to for support, so when she finds out ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: dealing with death, drugs/alcohol, moral dilemma, death in the family, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, family in crisis, unfulfillment, youth, family problems, family relations, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
The Conrad Boys
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After his mother dies, 19-year-old Charlie Conrad skips college to raise his 9-year-old brother, Ben, in this moving drama. But the heavy responsibility soon causes Charlie to yearn for a normal life. Things start to look up when he embarks on a ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, college, elderly lovers, gays and lesbians, mysterious character, dealing with death, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult, dysfunctional family, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   100%
 
 6.0
 782
Square Dance
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An awkward 13-year-old (Winona Ryder) leaves her cranky grandfather (Jason Robards) in rural Texas, to live with her mother (Jane Alexander) in Fort Worth.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, single parent, social misfits, countryside, young lovers, small town, starting over, innocence lost, urban, love affair, promiscuity, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   100%
 
 6.6
 31K
Dawson's Creek
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dawson's Creek is an American teen drama television series created by Kevin Williamson which debuted on January 20, 1998, on The WB and was produced by Sony Pictures Television. Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, at EUE/Screen Gems studios ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating, touching
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama, date night
Plot: verbal byplay, best friends, friendship, romance, love triangle, small town, suburbs, teenage love, high school life, small town life, coming of age, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   100%
 
 6.2
 199
Christmas
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alejandro and Aurora, two young students, leave Santiago and are on their way to spend Christmas with family in Aurora. At the foot of the Andes, the frustrations of Alejandro and Aurora’s doubts about her sexual identity cause tension. The two ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: young lovers, coming of age, self discovery, teenage love, teenage life, youth, friends, introspection, friendship, parents and children, dysfunctional family, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   80%
 
Don't Let Me Drown
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a post-September 11th world overflowing with fear and hate, two Latino teens discover that sometimes the only thing that can keep them from drowning is love.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, fall in love, urban, teenage love, romance, love and romance, youth, immigrants, young lovers, dealing with death, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   79%
 
Regarding Billy
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After Billy's parents are killed he moves home to care for his little brother Johnny, who is mentally challenged. Together the two struggle through the loss of their parents. Meanwhile, Billy's best friend from childhood, Dean, has moved ...
Style: sexual, serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, mentally challenged, village, coming out, homecoming, small town, disability, gender, best friends, getting home, friendship, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, iraq, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   64%
 
 5.9
 647
Explicit Ills
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film follows four inter-connecting stories revolving around love, drugs and poverty in Philadelphia
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, rich and poor, urban, city life, urban ghetto, down on your luck, drug abuse, social decay, urban ghetto life, injustice, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   50%
 
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Wildflower
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: One day Sammy and his younger sister Ellie happen upon a cabin where Alice, a young, partially deaf girl with epilepsy is being kept by her abusive stepfather. The three soon become friends and hope to get Alice an education and help her escape from ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, dysfunctional family, rescue, suburbs, coming of age, youth, family life, best friends, romance, mentally challenged, social misfits, tragic hero ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   73%
 
The Yellow Handkerchief
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A road trip through Louisiana transforms three strangers who were originally brought together by their respective feelings of loneliness.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: social misfits, on the road, unlikely couple, romance, crumbling marriage, starting over, couple relations, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   71%
 
The Good Humor Man
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A mischievous high school sophomore faces a conflict of conscience vs. character when his best friend becomes linked to the death of a youth from another clique in suburban Middle America circa '76.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric, emotional
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenage love, rock, coming of age, high school life, teenage life, suburbs, love and romance, youth, social relations, friends, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   51%
 
According to Greta
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Greta is a waitress who falls for an ambitious cook at the restaurant where they work. But as their summer romance heats up, she has to overcome the concerns of her grandparents about her boyfriend's criminal past.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: interracial relations, drugs/alcohol, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, youth, summer, teenager, suicide, love, rebelliousness, rebellion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   58%
 
The Toilers and the Wayfarers
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Phillip and Dieter nearly suffocate hiding their sexual identity in the face of puritanical small town values. Joined by a mysterious German relative, the three misfits escape to the big city searching for a place to belong.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, rough ...
Plot: coming out, youth, coming of age, family life, gays and lesbians, small town, self discovery, urban, friendship, runaway, teenage life, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   46%
 
 7.2
 31K
Now Is Good
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl dying of leukemia compiles a list of things she'd like to do before passing away. Topping the list is her desire to lose her virginity.
Style: touching, heartbreaking, sad, romantic, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: cancer, teenager, virginity, death, love story, relationships, life & death, last wish, fighting illness, dying, depression, family drama ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   53%
 
To Save a Life
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jake Taylor has everything. He has a beautiful girl, he's the champion in basketball and beer pong, and everyone loves him. Then, an old childhood friend, whom Jake used to be friends with, commits suicide. Jake begins to think. He wonders what ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dealing with death, high school, innocence lost, high school life, coming of age, teenage life, christian, youth, friendship, social relations, social misfits, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   51%
 
An Angel Named Billy
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mark Anderson, a recent stroke victim who is frail and weak. Also, his best friend Thomas, a classic over the hill drag queen desperate for love and happiness. Mark and Thomas have a master plan, to find Mark's son, James Anderson the love of ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, small town, forbidden love, looking for love, coming out, gender, love and romance, best friends, coming of age, fall in love, parents and children, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   60%
 
 7.1
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Summerland
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Summerland is an American drama television series created by Stephen Tolkin and Lori Loughlin. It is centered on a clothing designer in her 30s, Ava Gregory, raising her niece and nephews after their parents die in a tragic accident. They live in ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, friendship, surfing, siblings relations, teenage life, life turned upside down, coming of age, love and romance, teenager, partners, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   57%
 
The Black Balloon
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thomas is turning 16. His dad's in the army and they've just moved to a town in New South Wales; his mom is pregnant; his older brother, Charlie, who's autistic, has his own adolescent sexual issues. Thomas finds Charlie an ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: human nature, birthday, first love, siblings relations, teenage love, mental illness, eccentric family, coming of age, teenage life, autism, hospital bed, family dinner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
Raising Victor Vargas
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film follows Victor, a Lower East Side teenager, as he deals with his eccentric family, including his strict grandmother, his bratty sister, and a younger brother who completely idolizes him. Along the way he tries to win the affections of Judy, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, harsh ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, friendship, love, siblings relations, adolescence, coming-of-age, relationships, teenage love, honest, family drama, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, dominican republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
Four Sheets to the Wind
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After his father's untimely suicide, Cufe leaves his home in a Native American reservation in search of a more fulfilling life.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: dealing with death, siblings relations, death in the family, coming of age, unfulfillment, dysfunctional family, family relations, starting over, parents and children, estrangement, family problems, last wish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
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Harry + Max
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two brothers, 23 and 16, who are both teen idols, come to terms with their dysfunctional family past and deep affection for each other.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sincere, touching ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, musician's life, romance, transsexual, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, teenage life, artists and showbiz, gender, couples, sexual relations, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   51%
 
South of Nowhere
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: South of Nowhere is an American teen drama television series created by Thomas W. Lynch. Aimed primarily at teenagers, it first aired on November 4, 2005 and was one of six original series on The N. The second half of the third and final season ...
Style: serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, sincere
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: gays and lesbians, teenage love, teenage life, urban, friends, love and romance, youth, high school, lesbian relationship, family relations, fall in love, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   50%
 
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Sugar
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Cliff has just turned 18 and his little sister has a gift for him: booze, a joint, a subway token and the command to have sex. Heading out on the town, Cliff finds friendship -- and more -- in the person of a young hustler named Butch. But ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, family life, romance, suburbs, gays and lesbians, prostitute, innocence lost, self discovery, couple relations, coming out, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
 5.2
 438
Toe to Toe
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Out on the lacrosse pitch, wealthy but troubled Jesse and poor but driven Tosha form an easy and deep bond, but their relationship is threatened once they enter the hallways of an elite prep school they attend in Washington, D.C. There, they must ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, friendship, high school, interracial relations, social differences, high school life, teenage life, society, youth, friends, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   43%
 
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Dandelion
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town of rolling fields and endless skies, isolated 16 year old Mason lives in a world where families exist in fragmented silence and love seems to have gone missing. Then Mason meets Danny, a sensitive and troubled girl, and their tender ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: young heroes, young lovers, romance, factory, innocence lost, small town, dysfunctional family, teenage love, coming of age, family in crisis, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
Normal Adolescent Behavior
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, serious, bleak, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: high school, drugs/alcohol, innocence lost, strong sexual content, teenage life, youth, teenage love, best friends, coming of age, high school life, basketball, lust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   46%
 
 5.0
 520
Vacationland
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Filmmaker Todd Verow revisits his own youth for his latest work. The film's main character is Joe, who, like the director, grew up in Bangor in Maine. Joe, an 18 year old high school senior who longs to move away from poor white trash roots and ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, self discovery, gender, misfit, coming of age, youth, friendship, coming out, best friends, haunted by the past, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   44%
 
Crazy/Beautiful
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: At Pacific Palisades High, a poor Latino falls hard for a troubled girl from the affluent neighborhood.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, romance, culture clash, teenager, coming of age, father daughter relationship, school, young lovers, drugs/alcohol, cheerleading, teenagers, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
 5.5
 609
Crutch
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An autobiographical film taken from the experiences of writer-director Rob Moretti, CRUTCH is a coming-of-age tale about a young man's struggle with family problems and substance abuse. Behind a facade of suburban middle class perfection, ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, bleak ...
Plot: coming of age, suburbs, dangerous attraction, addiction, drug abuse, alcohol abuse, family in crisis, suburban life, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, youth, coming out ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
 5.7
 132
Domain
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Austria
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Nadia (Béatrice Dalle) is in her 30s and begins a serious relationship with a teen named Pierre (Isaïe Sultan).
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, social misfits, coming of age, innocence lost, self discovery, addiction, alcohol abuse, gender, life is a bitch, youth, family relations, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
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