Movies like Wild Seed

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Wild Seed (1965)
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Wild Seed (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A 17-year-old girl runs away from her east coast home, going west to Los Angeles to meet her biological father. She has learned from letters her mother kept that he was tragically separated from her before the girl's birth. On the road, she is protected and befriended by an independent-minded young drifter who helps her on her journey.
Style: road movie
Plot: drifter, letter, runaway, on the road, train ride, police, hotel, illness, quest, train, female protagonist, happy ending, tickling, hitchhiking, father daughter relationship, teenage protagonist, open ending, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, frustration, eating, gas station, attempted rape, love interest, hustler, biological father ...
Place: new york, los angeles

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Most similar movies to Wild Seed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and melancholic films with plots about runaway, love and romance, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), loneliness, kiss and storytelling mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Wild Seed: Niagara, Niagara (1997), Pickup on 101 (1972), Everything, Everything (2017), Poetic Justice (1993), American Honey (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Niagara, Niagara (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Niagra, Niagra" begins quietly in a drugstore in Poughkeepsie, where Marcie, the film's disarming heroine, likes to shoplift. She literally crashes into Seth, a quiet outsider, also on a shoplifting spree. Marcie invites Seth to ...
Style: touching, realistic, road movie, melancholic, emotional ...
Plot: on the road, pharmacy, pharmacist, love and romance, mental illness, couples, couple relations, social misfits, lovers on the run, disability, male female relationship, police ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, new york state, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Pickup on 101 (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An elderly wanderer, a sexy young girl running away from home and a folk singer looking for stardom hitch-hike their way cross-country, trying to get to California.
Style: road movie
Plot: motel, train, police, hitchhiker, homeless, moustache, car fire, shower, car accident, white bra and panties, lawn mowing, pepsi cola ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Everything, Everything (2017)
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.
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, sentimental
Plot: teen romance, interracial love, love, teenage love, teenage girl, teenage boy, neighbor, illness, isolation, bedroom, first kiss, disease ...
Place: hawaii, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 12K
Poetic Justice (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In this film, we see the world through the eyes of main character Justice, a young African-American poet. A mail carrier invites a few friends along for a long overnight delivery run.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, on the road, friendship, starting over, self discovery, romance, gang, homecoming, hopes, life is a bitch, going straight, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, chicago illinois, south central los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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392
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3189
 7.0
 36K
American Honey (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits.
Style: road movie, talky, disturbing, melancholic, intense ...
Plot: teenage girl, road trip, misfit, dancing, teenager, first love, marijuana, van, romance, storytelling, drinking, on the road ...
Place: america, nebraska, oklahoma, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 15K
Scarecrow (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two drifters bum around, visit earthy women and discuss opening a car wash in Pittsburgh.
Style: road movie, sincere, touching, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: drifter, friendship, on the road, self discovery, road trip, introspection, partners, buddies, hitchhiker, bar fight, train ride, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pittsburgh, detroit, denver colorado, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
My Blueberry Nights (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Elizabeth has just been through a particularly nasty breakup, and now she's ready to leave her friends and memories behind as she chases her dreams across the country. In order to support herself on her journey, Elizabeth picks up a series of ...
Style: psychological, touching, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: loneliness, waitress, bar, romance, introspection, love and romance, couple relations, self discovery, life is a bitch, hopes, cross country, drifter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, memphis, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 81
Changes (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's the late sixties, a time of peace signs, free love and revolution; and Kent (Kent Lane DEFIANT, HOOPER) like others of his generation, is looking for a meaning to his life. Driving alone along the Big Sur, he flashes back to difficult ...
Plot: male female relationship, cemetery, hitchhiking, on the road, mirror, driving, bar, kiss, hookah, cotton candy, porsche, beach ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Starlight Hotel (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the Great Depression, Kate (Greer Robson) is a 13-year-old girl living on New Zealand's South Island. When her mother dies and her father is offered a job in Wellington on North Island, Kate is sent to live with an aunt. The girl runs ...
Plot: runaway, train, father daughter relationship, world war one veteran, beating, on the road, outlaw, death of mother, older man younger woman relationship, uncle niece relationship, hiding, search for father ...
Time: 1930s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Orpheus Descending (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Val Xavier is a drifter in 1940's Mississippi who brings new life to an Italian immigrant woman trapped in a loveless marriage.
Plot: drifter, sex, small town, age difference, male female relationship, italian immigrant, death, love, passion, older woman younger man relationship, infidelity, extramarital affair ...
Time: 1940s
Place: mississippi, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 2K
Bare (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman's friendship with a drug-dealing drifter evolves into a lesbian romance.
Style: psychological, emotional, captivating, realistic
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, lesbian relationship, seduction, female protagonist, drugs, strip club, small town, arrest, naivete, female nudity, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 9K
Ask the Dust (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Mexican beauty Camilla hopes to rise above her station by marrying a wealthy American. That is complicated by meeting Arturo Bandini, a first-generation Italian hoping to land a writing career and a blue-eyed blonde on his arm.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, melancholic, intense ...
Plot: immigrants, interracial relations, love, regret, romance, opposites attract, lifestyle, love affair, fall in love, writer's life, nudity (full frontal - brief), letter ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 19th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, italy, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 956
Ripe (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When their abusive parents are killed in a car crash, twin sisters Rosie and Violet vow to run away to Kentucky in search of a better life. While on the road, the girls meet up with Pete, a drifter working as a grounds keeper on a derelict army ...
Style: disturbing, sexy, sexual, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: soldier, voyeurism, orphan, coming of age, twins, sexual abuse, innocence lost, couples, dangerous attraction, siblings relations, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 2K
Johns (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's the day before Christmas, the day before John's 21st birthday. He's a prostitute on Santa Monica Blvd in L.A., and he wants to spend that night and the next day at the posh Park Plaza Hotel. He's ripped off a local drug ...
Style: gloomy, serious, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, homeless, prostitution, friendship, prostitute, christmas, male prostitute, social misfits, life is a bitch, drug dealing, youth, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, santa monica california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 15
Glass Houses (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film's plot centres around the libidinous sexual shenanigans of a middle-class Californian family, and deftly explores themes such as marital discord, middle age, adultery, and incestuous desire.
Plot: incest, gas station, female nudity, extramarital affair, phone booth, nightgown, waitress, mansion, desire, secretary, dentist, mother daughter conflict ...
Time: 70s
Place: southern california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 764
Déjà Vu (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: L.A. shop owner Dana and Englishman Sean meet and fall in love at first sight, but Sean is married and Dana is to marry her business partner Alex.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, romantic, visually appealing ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, love, infidelity, stranger, american, pin, ruby, romance, dishonesty, couples, love triangle, love and romance ...
Place: paris france, israel, london, europe, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 446
Chastity (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Go on a cross country adventure with Cher in her first dramatic film, Chastity. Chastity ('Cher') is a lonely young girl who is hitchhiking across the country in hopes of finding someone to love her and make her forget her disturbed past. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, road movie
Plot: on the run, dishonesty, couples, self discovery, hopes, looking for sex, adventure, love and romance, gays and lesbians, romance, sexual relations, friendship ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, latin america, mexico, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 234
Chloé (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a violent dispute with her mother, sixteen-years old Chloé ends up in the streets with nowhere to go. Then she finds Jean-Michel, a charming young man who will lead her to prostitution.
Plot: love, prostitution, teenage girl, mother daughter estrangement, teenage prostitute, prostitute, female removes her clothes, woman in bra and panties, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 1K
Gypsy 83 (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two young misfits head for New York City to celebrate their idol and muse, Stevie Nicks, at The Night of 1,000 Stevies. Along the road, in order for them to escape their painful pasts, they must discover their strengths and learn self-acceptance.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, realistic, road movie ...
Plot: goth, self discovery, friendship, on the road, lifestyle, misfit, artists and showbiz, music band, on the run, homecoming, twins, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Christmas Cure (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A doctor returns home for Christmas to find that her father has decided to retire from his own practice. After reuniting with her high school sweetheart, she wonders if she should stay and take over her father's practice.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, romantic, light
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: doctor, christmas, moral dilemma, getting home, romance, small town, father daughter relationship, love, happy ending, self discovery, christmas movie, old love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.5
 529
Finding Home (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Inheriting her grandmother's remote island Inn causes Amanda to re-evaluate her life and decisions.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, gloomy
Plot: haunted by the past, family relations, island, homecoming, self discovery, dysfunctional family, uncover truth, introspection, parents and children, couples, family problems, family life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maine, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A recently widowed woman on the road with her precocious young son is determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, captivating, serious ...
Plot: friendship, on the road, starting over, self discovery, single parent, diner, unemployment, waitress, singer, widow, road trip, ambition ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 23K
Shopgirl (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Mirabelle is a disenchanted salesgirl and aspiring artist who sells gloves and accessories at a department store. She has two men in her life: wealthy divorcée Ray Porter and struggling musician Jeremy. Mirabelle falls in love with the glamorous ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, salesman, romance, fall in love, unfulfillment, twentysomething life, dull life, lifestyle, artist, depression, unlikely friendships, honest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, nebraska, beverly hills ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 3K
Princess Cyd (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: High school athlete Cyd Loughlin lives alone with her depressive father in South Carolina, perpetually longing to get away from it all. When her aunt, famous novelist Miranda Ruth, agrees to host her for a few weeks during the summer, Cyd jumps at ...
Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing, touching
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, sexual identity, novelist, coming of age, summer vacation, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, roommate, friendship, female protagonist, party ...
Time: 90s, year 1968, year 1992, 1990s, 1960s ...
Place: illinois, chicago illinois, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.8
 50K
Days of Heaven (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1910, a Chicago steel worker accidentally kills his supervisor and flees to the Texas panhandle with his girlfriend and little sister to work harvesting wheat in the fields of a stoic farmer. A love triangle, a swarm of locusts, a hellish ...
Style: atmospheric, art house, psychological, stylized, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, impossible love, farm, farmer, class differences, harvest, society, loneliness, couple relations, love, countryside, stabbing ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, turn of the century
Place: texas, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
 1K
Whirlygirl (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a run in with a hot exotic dancer one wintry night straight-laced prep school student James will find himself on the ride of his life. Risking his future he follows this mysterious woman to New York City - ditching school dodging cops and ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, captivating, light, serious
Plot: teenage love, party, love and romance, social differences, lifestyle, college, teenage life, hopes, society, infatuation, high school, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Longest Ride (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The lives of a young couple intertwine with a much older man as he reflects back on a lost love while he's trapped in an automobile crash.
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, serious, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, love and romance, cowboy, couples, bull riding, love story, injury, art student, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 1940s, year 1941
Place: united states, north carolina, usa, hawaii, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hateship Loveship (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A wild teenage girl orchestrates a romance between her nanny and her father, who is a recovering addict.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: addiction, family relations, happy ending, dysfunctional family, dysfunctional character, life is a bitch, coping, ambition, teenager, love and romance, delusion, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans, iowa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Yellow Handkerchief (2008)
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: uplifting, emotional, realistic, touching, serious ...
Plot: self discovery, starting over, romance, unlikely couple, adolescence vs adulthood, on the road, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, unlikely partners, couple relations, social misfits, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Personal Velocity (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, psychological, serious ...
Plot: family relations, hitchhiker, human nature, starting over, domestic violence, parents and children, love affair, couple relations, life is a bitch, destructive relationship, couples, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harvard university, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%