Movies like Chubasco

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Chubasco (1968)
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Chubasco (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A wild beach boy takes a job on a tuna fishing boat.
Plot: love, teenager, fishing, forbidden love, troubled youth, court, beach, fisherman, teenage girl, judge, teenage boy, troubled teen, father daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, rebel, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, young love, beach party, homosexual subtext, fishing boat, elopement, domineering father, port, grandmother grandson relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, psychological, sincere and realistic films with plots about teenager, teenage boy, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, beach and love mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Chubasco: Dreams of Glass (1970), Only Once (1998), Land Legs (2015), The Death of Richie (1977), Last Summer (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dreams of Glass (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dreams of Glass is a Drama starring Danny DeVito
Plot: class differences, teenage boy, asian american, fishing boat, young love, dock, interracial romance, teenage girl, japanese american, fisherman, skinny dipping, teen romance ...
Place: california
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95%
 5.9
 51
Only Once (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Greg and Kellie are two well adjusted and highly-motivated teenagers, from happy homes with loving parents. They find they have much in common, including their future college goals, their love of family and the Lord. They fall in love and into ...
Style: christian film
Plot: date, motorcycle, father son relationship, cabin, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, pregnant teenager, premarital sex, ambulance, male female relationship, dating, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Land Legs (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dom, 36 years old, is a sailor on board of the fishing boat Petit Gael II from the port of Les Sables d'Olonne, a small town in western France. He is used to leave for the open sea for at least three weeks in a row. Despite of his absences, his ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, dog, bank, photograph, singing, teenage boy, father son relationship, children, teenage girl, tattoo, teenager, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Death of Richie (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A sensitive but confused teenager feels pressure on him from all directions and turns to drugs, which causes problems for him in school and at home.
Plot: family tragedy, teenager, drug addiction, family conflict, domineering father, marijuana, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, drug abuse, courtroom, mother son relationship, pressure
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 2K
Last Summer (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During summer vacation on Fire Island, three young people--a girl and two guys--become so close that they form a sort-of threesome. When an uncool girl tries to infiltrate the trio's newly found relationship, they construct an elaborate plot ...
Style: sincere, psychological, disturbing, talky, serious ...
Plot: beach, coming of age, friends, friendship, teenager, summer, seagull, cruelty, love, violence, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: 60s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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
Plot: suicide, friendship, teenager, impossible love, family drama, grieving mother, camera, crying woman, funeral, red hair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, anger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Friend's Betrayal (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two childhood friends grow up. One has a family and the other has a career. One relationship may make or break a family. Paul, the teenage son, must decide what he wants for his future. While family would like to make that decision for him. Watch as ...
Plot: birthday party, old friend, middle aged woman, golden gate bridge, high school, older woman younger man relationship, teenager, teenage girl, breakup, family relations, female artist, photographer ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 54
Juze (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Growing up tale of a young boy in the context of changing labour patterns and exploitation in Goa
Plot: village, classroom, vomiting, bicycle, teenager, teenage girl, teenage boy, bus, beach, attempted rape, boat, grandmother ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Beauty and the Beast (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Mette and her father are left alone over the Christmas holidays to paint the new nursery the father ends up alone most of the time. The 16-year-old Mette is always off with her friends at the disco or skating, and the father does not mind until ...
Plot: teenage girl, grownups, coming of age, jealousy, father daughter relationship, friends, mother daughter relationship, bra, christmas, drinking, friendship, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jim, the World's Greatest (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: One of his earlier pieces, Don Coscarelli (of Phantasm Phame) has a knack for seeing the world through the eyes and heart of a young boy. He offers a Peter Pan-esque adventure to men from the boomers to present day, with each generation being ...
Plot: troubled teen, teen angst, teenager, abuse, brother, alcoholic father
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Red Roses and Petrol (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dysfunctional Irish family gathers after the death of their patriarch.
Style: touching, psychological, serious, sincere, captivating
Plot: secret, dysfunctional family, family conflict, family reunited, family relations, father son relationship, family tragedy, family gatherings, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Place: new york, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the support of her parents (Sharon Gless & Frank Converse), an Arizona adolescent (Helen Hunt) overcomes severe injuries to run in a 10K race.
Plot: running, teenager, high school, female athlete, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, athlete, accident, race, hit by a car, runner ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The chronic innocence (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: For Janus his friend Tore is his big ideal: pretty, intelligent and self-confident. Janus is grateful for his friendship even though he is considered the court jester. When Tore falls in love with the beautiful and sweet girl Helle, Janus accepts ...
Plot: teenage boy, high school boy, teenager, high school graduation, high school teacher, teenage sexuality, exam, teenage girl, young love, jealousy, graduation, high school prom ...
Place: scandinavia, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Young Lovers (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A carefree college student has to face up to responsibility when his girlfriend announces she's pregnant.
Plot: love, virgin, motorcycle, military draft, college, young love, art student, premarital sex, balloon, professor, campus, dancing ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 385
Safe Harbor (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Doug and Robbie are about to set sail on a long trip when they unexpectedly find themselves foster parenting a group of troubled teenage boys. The experience changes their lives for the better, and they decide to stay in town and run the foster home ...
Plot: arsonist, troubled teen, juvenile delinquent, sailing, corrupt official, storm at sea, childless couple, social worker, teenager, alcoholic mother, sailboat, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
 704
Losers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elena, Koko, Patso and Gosho are high school students in a small provincial town. They are inseparable friends that share the belief that they are «losers». Koko is in love with Elena. The girl wants to be a singer. She is really excited about the ...
Plot: teenage boy, best friends, teenage girl, friendship between boys, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 934
Shameless (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In an incendiary story of love, desire, and betrayal between siblings, the rebellious young Tadek returns to sister Anka’s home in search of solace and affection. Bound together by a painful shared family history, brother and sister must find a ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: brother sister incest, incestuous sex, teenage boy, incest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, teenage girl, brother sister relationship, racism, fight, forbidden love, brother sister sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Face in the Mirror (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: The dramatic story of a group of young people’s response to a desperate teen’s cry for help.
Style: christian film
Plot: teenager, suicide, christian, flashback, pastor, christianity, outcast, gun, ambulance, hospital, suicide attempt, depression ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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An Unexpected Life (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sequel to "An Unexpected Family."
Plot: family relations, adoption, affection, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, judge, baby, surprise, brother sister relationship, sister sister relationship, custody, mother son estrangement ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.9
 562
The Dynamiter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: All fourteen-year-old Robbie Hendrick ever wanted was a family. Yet as another Mississippi summer begins, his wayward mother has run off again fearing a breakdown and he's left to burn the days caring for his half brother, Fess. As the deep ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, touching, sincere ...
Plot: small town, family relations, family problems, youth, dysfunctional family, teenage life, innocence lost, coming of age, dysfunctional character, bittersweet, siblings relations, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, quarry
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.3
 11K
Wild (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Although Parsha is the cricket team captain and the brightest student in his year, the beautiful and confident Aarchi is out of his reach. She belongs to a higher caste, her family is rich, and her father is a kingpin in local politics. But Aarchi ...
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, romantic
Plot: teenage love, rebelliousness, forbidden love, love, teenage boy, young love, small town, politician, teenage girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Fremde Tochter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Lena meets 19-year-old Farid, a young Muslim. She has a clear-cut attitude towards his culture and religion: utter rejection. Despite their differences – or perhaps because of them – they fall in love.
Plot: teenage girl, tragic love, 17 year old, barefoot male, teenage protagonist, teenage boy, cultural difference, 19 year old, naked in public, office, male objectification, butt naked ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
And Then Came Summer (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A reunion of family and friends becomes an unforgettable vacation when two teenage boys discover their secret feelings toward one another. The relationship is eventually exposed to their families - leading to denial and a questioning of self-worth ...
Style: sentimental, touching, exciting, tense, melancholic
Plot: gay teenager, love, gay relationship, bigotry, teenage boy, coming out, gossip, confusion, homosexuality, teen angst, summer vacation, adoption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Little Boy Blue (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Living in rural Texas is a dysfunctional family: an abusive dad, a Vietnam vet with a war wound that's left him impotent; a compliant wife and a son of about 20, two small sons who look a lot like their brother. The dad harbors a secret, and he ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: incest, sexual abuse, stepmother stepson relationship, dysfunctional family, parents and children, murder, family problems, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, investigation, alcohol abuse, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa, vietnam, asia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Little Ladies of the Night (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sister of ex-pimp and current Los Angeles Police detective Lyle York was murdered working the streets a few years ago. Since his reform, he has teamed with Officer Russ Garfield to clear the streets of under-age girls working in prostitution. ...
Style: cult film
Plot: prostitution, teenager, street life, friendship, innocence, teenage girl, money, police, unhappiness, mother daughter relationship, life lesson, innocent ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 25K
Marvin's Room (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A leukemia patient attempts to end a 20-year feud with her sister to get her bone marrow.
Style: touching, emotional, uplifting, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, reunion, estrangement, leukemia, transplant, siblings relations, single parent, family relations, family problems, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, sibling relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, ohio, usa, orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.7
 225
Circle of Lies (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Once the most popular girl at Short Beach High, Denise Dixon finds her life turned upside-down after one night of terror. Rumours and violent backstabbing run rife. Life in Short Beach will never be the same.
Plot: bullying, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, beach, blonde, surfboard, teenager, high school
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 4K
The Trip (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Paul Groves, a television commercial director, is in the midst of a personality crisis. His wife Sally has left him and he seeks the help of his friend John, a self-styled guru who's an advocate of LSD. Paul asks John to be the guide on his ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, psychotronic, art house, surreal ...
Plot: lsd, drug abuse, self discovery, hallucination, unfulfillment, midlife crisis, estrangement, psychedelia, guru, panic, hippie, divorce ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 903
Angel & Tony (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Angèle, a beautiful young woman with a past, arrives in a small fishing harbor in Normandy. She meets Tony, a professional fisherman, who finds himself attracted to her although he dislikes her blunt ways. Tony hires her as a fishmonger, lodges her ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, realistic, contemplative, serious
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, fall in love, starting over, estrangement, family problems, solitude, introspection, unlikely couple, romance, bittersweet, love, mother son reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
In The Name of God (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a time of forgiving and giving thanks, a reverend and his family take in a troubled boy named Mason after having lost a son of their own. It's a bumpy ride for Mason, butting heads with his new step-brother and the church counselor he's ...
Style: christian film
Audience: teens
Plot: sermon, morality, foster child, convenience store, support group, graffiti, vandalism, christianity, respect, teenager, christian, prayer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%