Movies like White Frog

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White Frog (2012)
 6.9
 2K
White Frog (2012)
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: touching, feel good, serious, emotional, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, asperger's syndrome, teenage life, youth, friends, family relations, misfit, self discovery, mental illness, dysfunctional family, family problems, society, death in the family, social misfits, dealing with death, siblings relations, favoritism among siblings, kids and family, autism, dancing, lesbian, gay, basketball, poker, coming out ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california

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Most similar movies to White Frog

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and emotional films with plots about youth, teenage life, coming of age, family relations, friendship, friends and love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like White Frog: Shelter (2007), The Conrad Boys (2006), The Greatest (2009), Square Dance (1987), The Toilers and the Wayfarers (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
 19K
Shelter (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Forced to give up his dreams of art school, Zach works dead-end jobs to support his sister and her son. Questioning his life, he paints, surfs and hangs out with his best friend, Gabe. When Gabe's older brother returns home for the summer, Zach ...
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Plot: gay relationship, coming out, gay, gays and lesbians, young lovers, grownups, teenage life, best friends, dysfunctional family, surfing, homosexual, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, southern california, san francisco, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Conrad Boys (2006)
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: realistic, touching, sexual, serious
Plot: coming of age, college, gays and lesbians, youth, dysfunctional family, isolation, estrangement, family problems, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, elderly lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.6
 8K
The Greatest (2009)
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: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: pregnancy, parents and children, unfulfillment, adolescence vs adulthood, dealing with death, drugs/alcohol, crumbling marriage, family in crisis, family relations, hopes, teenage life, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.1
 792
Square Dance (1987)
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: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, estranged family member, teenager, promiscuity, social misfits, hopes, family relations, siblings relations, small town life, love affair, family problems, city life ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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The Toilers and the Wayfarers (1995)
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: sexual, rough, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: coming out, youth, runaway, self discovery, teenage life, small town life, family life, friendship, lifestyle, urban, survival, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
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: serious, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: immigrants, 9/11, love and romance, parents and children, urban, misfit, young lovers, society, family relations, dealing with death, romance, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.1
 209
Christmas (2009)
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: touching, gloomy, realistic, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: young lovers, youth, hopes, friends, love and romance, self discovery, dysfunctional family, parents and children, coming of age, teenage life, family problems, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.8
 2K
Dorian Blues (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dorian realizes he is gay in his final year of high school. He meets another gay youth locally, but remains confused. He starts therapy, then resorts to confession in the Church, and finally comes out to his brother. Dorian then decides to come out ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: coming out, coming of age, college, gay, gays and lesbians, couples, teenage life, gender, high school life, introspection, suburbs, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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To Save a Life (2009)
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: serious, sincere, gloomy, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, coming of age, christian, social misfits, dealing with death, teenage life, self discovery, youth, social relations, friends, religious ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.3
 1K
Wildflower (1991)
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: realistic, touching, serious
Plot: rescue, dysfunctional family, friendship, youth, disability, great depression, child abuse, deafness, epilepsy, mentally challenged, family life, suburbs ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.0
 534
Vacationland (2006)
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: friendship, coming out, coming of age, friends, gays and lesbians, high school hunk, family relations, youth, self discovery, strong sexual content, teenage life, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Regarding Billy (2005)
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: realistic, emotional, serious, sexual, touching
Plot: village life, gays and lesbians, family relations, hopes, village, small town, mentally challenged, love and romance, getting home, siblings relations, sexual relations, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, iraq, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
All the Wilderness (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Keeping to himself in the wake his father's death, James Charm finds refuge in solitary walks and creating morbid sketches — until a charismatic new friend and a quirky young woman begin to draw him out of his shell.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, self discovery, family relations, youth, single parent, teenage boy, therapist, boy, mother son relationship, coming of age, undressing, swimming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Raising Victor Vargas (2002)
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, teenage love, couples, fall in love, wooing, family life, teenage life, sexual relations, love and romance, siblings relations, family relations, urban ghetto ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, dominican republic, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.4
 10K
Boys (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 78 min.
Story: BOYS tells the story of Sieger, a sporty, rather quiet 15-year-old boy who discovers love during the summer holidays. Sieger is training in the new athletics team for the national relay championships and meets the intriguing and unpredictable Marc. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: teenage love, friendship, gay teenager, coming of age, gay, friends, fall in love, youth, gays and lesbians, gay love, teenage life, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.4
 2K
Tiger Eyes (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she and her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: friends, teenage life, family problems, death in the family, youth, friendship, parents and children, family relations, dealing with death, death of father, grieving, native american ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Of Boys and Men (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robert Townsend stars as the patriarch of a family devastated when his wife is killed in a senseless auto accident. Reeling with grief, each family member must find courage and vision to carry on, ultimately eager to do the mother proud.
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, dealing with death, family problems, family life, youth, family in crisis, coming of age, car accident, courage, grief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
An Angel Named Billy (2007)
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: emotional, serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: coming out, best friends, gays and lesbians, forbidden love, coming of age, small town, youth, gender, parents and children, friends, true love, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.5
 2K
Sugar (2004)
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: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, coming out, gay, gender, lifestyle, misfit, society, youth, self discovery, innocence lost, fall in love, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.7
 141
Domain (2009)
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: sincere, atmospheric, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, love and romance, alcohol abuse, gender, innocence lost, misfit, addiction, life is a bitch, family relations, teenage love, coming out, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Good Humor Man (2005)
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: touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, friendship, rock, teenage love, misfit, innocence lost, society, high school life, lifestyle, social relations, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Common Thread (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: French drama, the debut film from writer-director Eléonore Faucher. Teenager Claire (Lola Naymark) discovers she is pregnant and decides to keep it a secret. Abandoning her dead-end supermarket job, she is taken on as an apprentice by couturiere ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, psychological, touching
Plot: small town, pregnancy, coming of age, friends, dealing with death, parents and children, family relations, life is a bitch, friendship, couples, death in the family, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, clever ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: terminal illness, teenage love, love and romance, first love, fall in love, coping, youth, dealing with death, fighting illness, human relationship, teenage life, dying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, indiana, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A clinically depressed teenager gets a new start after he checks himself into an adult psychiatric ward.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, depression, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life, friendship, psychiatric ward, friends, shyness, adolescence, coming of age, supportive friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Normal Adolescent Behavior (2007)
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, sincere, serious, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: high school, teenage love, coming of age, basketball, sex, lust, teenager, friendship, humiliation, high school life, love and romance, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Journey of Jared Price (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "The Journey of Jared Price" is a gay-themed coming-of-age 2000 film written, produced and directed by Academy Award winner Dustin Lance Black. Black won the Oscar award for Best Original Screenplay for "Milk". The Journey of ...
Style: sentimental, sexual, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: coming of age, gays and lesbians, couples, small town life, hollywood, love and romance, friends, family relations, couple relations, golden years, fall in love, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, southern california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Derby Stallion (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An alcoholic former horse-trainer perceives in a fifteen-year-old boy a unique gift of horsemanship and makes it possible for the boy to conceive his dream and pursue it.
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, misfit, friendship, ambition, family relations, follow your dream, parents and children, family, friends, contests and competitions, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.7
 45
Hard Sun (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the death of her parents, a young woman assumes primary guardianship of her special needs brother. But as she attempts to balance her new life with her brother and her own blossoming romance, it becomes painfully clear that life will only make ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, youth, family problems, mentally challenged, siblings relations, family in crisis, life is a bitch, family relations, child care, death of parent, sibling relationship, brother sister relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.4
 971
Harry + Max (2004)
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: emotional, sincere, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, friends, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, love and romance, musician's life, teenage life, couples, youth, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.3
 440
Fit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Takes a look at gay and straight love among the new millennials. Everything from secret crushes to homophobic attitudes are revealed by the rambunctious students taking Drama and Dance from Loris. None of the teens are what they seem at first ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sincere, serious, touching ...
Plot: coming out, gay, gender, high school, power relations, youth, teenage love, coming of age, teenage life, dedicated educator, teachers and students, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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