Movies like The High Wall

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The High Wall
Original name: Vysoká zeď
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Jitka is a 12-year-old girl who feels the first stirring of love. She becomes friends with a young man who is hospitalized with paralysis. Jitka visits the man every day and witnesses his slow recovery, but she is unaware that she could have deeper feelings for him.
Plot: patient, child protagonist, teenage protagonist, wheelchair bound, garden, hospital, teenager, teenage girl, girl, female protagonist, 13 year old, friend, friendship, wheelchair
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The Fault in Our Stars
Drama, Romance
USA
126 min.
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The Notebook
Drama, Romance
USA
123 min.
 7.9
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Most similar movies to The High Wall

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films with plots about teenage girl, friendship, teenager, teenage boy, friend, girl and hospital mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like The High Wall: Cuckoo in a Dark Forest (1985), Little Vera (1988), That Night (1992), Games of Love and Chance (2003), First Girl I Loved (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cuckoo in a Dark Forest
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Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in World War 2 as the Germans occupy Czechoslovakia, teenage Emilka's father is murdered by the Nazis, but she is selected for special treatment by virtue of being blonde. She is billeted with the commandant of a concentration camp near the ...
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Time: 1940s
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Little Vera
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A story about a young woman, Vera, who is somebody, living the life of a troubled teenager in the time right before the end of the Soviet Union. She lives in a very small Russian apartment with her mother and father, however being this close to each ...
Style: serious, realistic
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Time: 80s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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That Night
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story about an eleven-year-old girl who idolizes her troubled sixteen-year-old neighbor.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: high school, bowling, single parent, self discovery, suburbs, romance, couple relations, forbidden love, love affair, parents and children, father, teenage girl ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1961, 1960s
Place: new york
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Games of Love and Chance
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Time: contemporary
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    User:   79%
 
First Girl I Loved
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 90 min.
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Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Story: Stoic and heartbroken, Einar Gilkyson quietly lives in the rugged Wyoming ranchlands alongside his only trusted friend, Mitch Bradley. Then, suddenly, the woman he blames for the death of his only son arrives at his door broke, desperate, and with a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, dramatic ...
Plot: redemption, friendship, countryside, love, single parent, runaway, sheriff, farm, starting over, destiny, mentor, human nature ...
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Free Radicals
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Austria, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Following the death of Manu (Resetarits) in a car accident, the film relates the interwoven stories of several people who become indirectly connected by the events and aftermath of the crash.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: dealing with death, love affair, shopping mall, parents and children, small town, death in the family, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, introspection, destructive relationship, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe, brazil, africa
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    User:   75%
 
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Sickos
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three teenagers appear to have a lot of fun on the children's oncology department on the fourth floor of a large hospital. Nick (14) and Iwan (15) both lost a leg as a result of bone cancer. For their friend Olivier (16) an amputation may be ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: hospital, teenage girl, teenager, gym, friendship, death, nurse, wheelchair, doctor, party, prank, father son relationship ...
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System:   71%
    User:   64%
 
A Matter of Time
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During a press conference, international star Nina remembers simpler times, flashing back to her days as a maid in a run-down Italian hotel. As a young woman, Nina befriends Contessa Sanziani, an elderly woman who entertains Nina with memories of ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: rising to stardom, friendship, hotel, romance, city life, aging, artists and showbiz, urban, mentor, flashback, countess, family relations ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
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System:   66%
    User:   75%
 
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Places
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, loss, young people, small town, love, violent man, passive aggressive woman, passive aggressive behavior, playing football, vulgar language, cabriolet, estranged daughter ...
Time: 1990s
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System:   65%
    User:   78%
 
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Set Me Free
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A coming-of-age tale centered around Hannah, a young girl who is living a troubled family life. Set in 1963, Hannah develops a fascination with Jean-Luc Godard's then-recent film "Vivre sa vie". As she begins to model herself after ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: prostitute, gays and lesbians, school, nanny, dysfunctional family, human nature, suburbs, couple relations, coming of age, parents and children, puberty, prostitution ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 1960s
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Very Good Girls
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two New York City girls make a pact to lose their virginity during their first summer out of high school. When they both fall for the same street artist, the friends find their connection tested for the first time.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
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The Fault in Our Stars
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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, romantic, sincere, compassionate, serious ...
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A Walk on the Moon
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The world of a young housewife is turned upside down when she has an affair with a free-spirited blouse salesman.
Style: touching, sexy, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, adultery, coming of age, mother daughter relationship, marriage, parenthood, parents and children, jewish, loneliness, romance, rebellion, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: new york, usa, woodstock, california, new york state
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Only the Brave
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Alex is in love with her best friend, Vicki, her mother has dissapeared and she sets fire to things in her spare time. Vicki comes from an abusive home and wants Alex to run away with her. Alex is a bit of a nerd and a teachers pet, so takes ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, disturbing, gloomy ...
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Time: 90s
Place: australia, melbourne, sydney australia
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Lila Says
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on a controversial French novel, Lila Says tells the story of a quiet young poet named Chimo who develops a crush on the pretty, blond Lila, a girl who recently moved into his Arab ghetto with her aunt. When the leader of a rival gang also ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: gang, sexual relations, ghetto, teenage life, coming of age, crimes, love and romance, teacher, party, sex, voyeur, arabic ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, poland, marseille, paris france ...
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System:   55%
    User:   63%
 
Everything, Everything
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.
Plot: nurse, isolation, neighbor, love, teenage love, teenage girl, illness, disease, love interest, new neighbor, singing in a car, cell phone ...
Place: hawaii
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System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
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The Notebook
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An epic love story centered around an older man who reads aloud to a woman with Alzheimer's. From a faded notebook, the old man's words bring to life the story about a couple who is separated by World War II, and is then passionately ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: true love, romance, memory loss, power of love, young lovers, love story, love, love affair, destiny, sacrifice, lovers reunited, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 90s, 1940s, 1990s
Place: south carolina, usa, europe
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System:   53%
    User:   46%
 
Close My Eyes
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After some years of tension, Richard begins a sexual relationship with his sister Natalie. Now married, the relationship proves dangerously obsessional.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, stylized
Plot: forbidden love, incest, destructive relationship, romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, couple relations, brother sister relationship, river thames, wealth, marriage ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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System:   53%
    User:   54%
 
The Nerd's Confession
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 ...
Plot: interview, flashback, chase, wedding, broken leg, hospital, suicide, teenage girl, teenager, flash forward, beating, foot chase ...
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System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
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Byker Grove
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Byker Grove was a British television series which aired between 1989 and 2006 and was created by Adele Rose. The show was broadcast at 5.10pm after Newsround on CBBC on BBC One. It was aimed at an older teenager and young adult audience, tackling ...
Plot: 13 year old, girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, boy, friendship, teenage girl, teenager, disc jockey, disco, working class, paintball ...
Time: 1990s
Place: england
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System:   51%
    User:   55%
 
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Disco Pigs
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pig and Runt born on the same day, in the same hospital, moments apart. Twins, all but by bloodline. Inseparable from birth, they are almost telepathic. They are one, needing no one else, inhabiting a delicate, insular and dangerous world where they ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: obsession, friendship, teenage life, love and romance, youth, couples, friends, twins, couple relations, coming of age, sex, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, ireland
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System:   50%
    User:   48%
 
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Fag Hag
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A straight young woman living in Tokyo becomes involved in the lives of a gay man and his married lover.
Plot: father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, wine, telephone call, song, umbrella, singer, drinking, rain, singing, cigarette smoking, brother brother relationship ...
Place: thailand
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System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
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Basil
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A lonely young aristocrat in turn-of the century England struggles to meet the approval of his over-bearing, class-conscious father while trying to please the selfish woman he loves.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, gothic
Plot: betrayal, love affair, romance, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, society, couples, friendship, friends, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, cornwall, ireland
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System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
Songs My Brothers Taught Me
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This complex portrait of modern-day life on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation explores the bond between a brother and his younger sister, who find themselves on separate paths to rediscovering the meaning of home.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, gloomy
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, death in the family, youth, family problems, dysfunctional family, society, unfulfillment, social relations, fire, death of father, horse, rodeo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south dakota, usa, nebraska
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System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Quiet, withdrawn 13-year-old Rynn Jacobs lives peacefully in her home in a New England beach town. Whenever the prying landlady inquires after Rynn's father, she politely claims that he's in the city on business. But when the ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: bus, murder, halloween, mystery, orphan, slasher, underdog, hamster, father, police officer, secret, corpse ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
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Aching Hearts
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Set in the early 1960s, the story evolves around highschool sweethearts Jonas and Agnete, their friendships and families, trials and tribulations. Jonas fails to give Agnete the kind of attention she craves, and when she decides to start a new ...
Plot: breasts, nipples, coming of age, topless, high school, high school graduation, teenage girl in underwear, theater, graduation, topless girl, white bra, nipple ...
Time: 1960s
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System:   45%
    User:   43%
 

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Painkillers
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Casper (Gijs Blom) has never met his father and lives alone with his mother Marit (Birgit Schuurman). He likes to spend his free time playing the piano, so he is thrilled when he is chosen to become a pianist in a youth orchestra – and especially ...
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System:   45%
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A Very Long Engagement
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In 1919, Mathilde was 19 years old. Two years earlier, her fiancé Manech left for the front at the Somme. Like millions of others he was "killed on the field of battle." It's written in black and white on the official notice. But ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, touching, romantic, sentimental ...
Plot: against the odds, obsession, uncover truth, investigation, young lovers, love story, destiny, love, secrets, life & death, sacrifice, tragedy ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, year 1917, year 1919 ...
Place: france, europe, marseille provence, paris france, dungeon
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