Movies like Yellow 2014

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Yellow (2014)
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Yellow (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: India, Thailand
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The story explores a mother daughter relationship and developmental disability and behavior of a child.Film is about Gauri Gadgil, a special needs child, who also plays herself in the film
Plot: school, death, swimming, swimmer, deliberate cruelty, swimming pool, drawing, fish, mother daughter relationship, down syndrome, aquarium, absent father, temple, uncle niece relationship, marital argument, neighbor, selfishness, marital separation, wife slaps husband, tiredness, whistling, urban setting, argument, screaming, fishbowl ...

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Most similar movies to Yellow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, feel good and semi serious films with plots about school, family relations, mother daughter relationship, youth, friendship, hopes and sport mostly in Drama, Family and Sport genres. Some movies like Yellow: Under Water (2003), Fourth Place (2015), Catching Faith 2 (2019), Catching Faith (2015), Children of Heaven (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Under Water (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Yonatan, Michal's dad, turned orthodox and left her family when she was very yang. 7 years later, when he appears at her mother's funeral, all the anger and tensions in the family are brought up again. Michal on the other hand, is very ...
Plot: teenage girl, swimming, coming of age, judaism, identity, father daughter relationship, death of mother, youth, family relations, genealogy, teenager, orthodox jew ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.9
 81
Fourth Place (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Joon-ho, a 11-year-old swimmer who hopes to become an Olympic medalist, has a problem; he always records 4th place at all the swimming contests that he participates in. His mom who is more enthusiastic than himself in winning is frustrated. Hearing ...
Plot: violent man, barefoot male, coach, swimming pool, swimming, swimmer, violence, underwater scene, man in swimsuit, sport
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Catching Faith 2 (2019)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everything seems to be going wrong for the Taylor family right now. Just as Alexa is starting work at her dream job, she's overwhelmed by caring for her mother suffering from Alzheimer's disease. Her son, Beau, has just lost his ...
Plot: telephone call, nurse, husband wife relationship, teenage girl, kiss, ambulance, mother daughter relationship, cake, water, death, ashes, retirement home ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 4.8
 374
Catching Faith (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: From the outside, Alexa has the perfect life. Her son is the high school football star, daughter a straight A student and her husband is CFO of a booming start-up company. The sudden death ...
Style: light, christian film, feel good, entertaining, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, teen drama, teens
Plot: faith, high school, christianity, belief in god, christian, grandmother granddaughter relationship, high school athlete, group of friends, teenage girl, high school student, self discovery, loss of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, america, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Children of Heaven (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Iran
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zohre's shoes are gone; her older brother Ali lost them. They are poor, there are no shoes for Zohre until they come up with an idea: they will share one pair of shoes, Ali's. School awaits...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: poverty, childhood, family, school, siblings relations, unemployment, health situation, foot race, young heroes, financial problem, children, life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.5
 631
Contest (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bullied high school student Tommy is suddenly befriended by his chief tormentor, Matt, the school's most popular student and star athlete. Tommy is suspicious, but is forced to accept the awkward friendship in order to enter a cooking contest ...
Style: feel good, captivating, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, swimming, school, teenage life, youth, rivalry, contests and competitions, high school, couples, friends, cooking and food, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.0
 128
June R (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 99 min.
Story: June R is a 2006 Tamil drama film directed by Revathy Varmha. The film stars Jyothika in the title role with Kushboo, Saritha and Biju Menon in supporting roles. The film's soundtrack are composed by Malayalam composer Sharreth, while Madhu ...
Plot: female director, adoptive mother adopted daughter relationship, orphan, mother daughter relationship, death, adoption, custody, advertising agency, court, female bonding, lawyer, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fourth grader and her friends deal with bullying from a more popular girl in their class.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, family relations, youth, family life, family, school, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, teacher student relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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McKenna Shoots for the Stars (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young girl (Jade Pettyjohn) struggles to maintain her school grades while competing as a gymnast.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: athlete's life, teenage life, ambition, youth, teachers and students, school, best friends, hopes, sport, blind ambition, friends, horse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Walking on Air (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A young paraplegic wants to escape the bonds of gravity by going into outer space.
Plot: wheelchair, disability, swimming lesson, spacewalk, outer space, magic, nasa, boy, basketball, gravity, teacher student relationship, astronaut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.8
 110
Goal (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Sri Lanka
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Goal is the story of bunch of ordinary village children who challenge the impossible with the help of a teacher who refuses to see them fail.
Plot: children, soccer, football team, hotel, soccer match, 15 year old, football practice, football, hospital, football player, school, teenager ...
Place: sri lanka
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The New Classmate (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Behind the magnificent Taj Mahal lies a cluster of dingy homes where Chanda (35), a domestic help, lives with her 14-year-old daughter Appu. Chanda aspires and dreams that her daughter will study and embrace a better fate. When Appu tells her she ...
Plot: daughter, female director, family, dancing, teacher, stealing money, classroom, maid, servant, mother, mother daughter relationship, mother slaps daughter ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
My Brother... Nikhil (2005)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Famous swimmer Nikhil Kapoor (Suri) deals with the repercussions of announcing the fact that he has HIV/AIDS.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: hopes, family relations, swimming, athlete's life, society, family problems, love and romance, lifestyle, against the odds, hiv positive, social outcast, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989, year 1987, year 1994
Place: india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Finding Buck McHenry (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an 11 year old boy gets cut from his Little League baseball team, he sets out to form his own team.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, non-linear ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: coach, little league, ambition, follow your dream, against the odds, friendship, athlete's life, society, lifestyle, sport team, human spirit, family life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Pee-Wee 3D: The Winter That Changed My Life (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When his wife dies, Carl offers his only son, Janeau, 12, a fresh start. They move to Mont Saint-Hilaire, where Janeau makes friends with Julie, a talented Pee-Wee hockey goalie determined to compete in the annual World Tournament held in Quebec. ...
Style: inspirational, captivating, light
Plot: ice hockey, friendship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, teammate, championship, rise to the top, sport, boxing, hockey, courage, school
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Investigator (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A veteran police detective becomes a criminal justice teacher and baseball coach at a local high school, leading him to the most important investigation of his life. Inspired by true events.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, christian film, contemplative ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, career change, self discovery, law enforcement, family, youth, social relations, investigation, teachers and students, crimes, teacher, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Like Stars on Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Ishaan Awasthi is an eight-year-old whose world is filled with wonders that no one else seems to appreciate. Colours, fish, dogs, and kites don't seem important to the adults, who are much more interested in things like homework, marks, and ...
Style: touching, motivational, captivating, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: teachers and students, childhood, dedicated educator, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, dyslexia, young heroes, boarding school, optimism, fish out of water, friendship, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Lantern Hill (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1935 Toronto, Jane Stuart's mother has taken ill, and the two of them have temporarily moved in with her rich, snobbish grandmother, where Jane is verbally abused and her mother bullied. Jane is forced into a private academy, in which the ...
Plot: supernatural, hugging, countryside, island, summer, maid, marital separation, wind, kicking, mysterious death, long lost father, letter ...
Time: 1930s, year 1935
Place: toronto ontario canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Going to the Mat (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jace Newfield has a problem. Besides being blind and being the new kid at school, his problem is that the kids at his new school thinks he's a jerk. Jace has to find a way to be accepted into his new school. Joining the wrestling team just ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, disability, wrestling, human spirit, friendship, teenage life, ambition, follow your dream, blindness, sport team, contests and competitions, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
School of Life (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At Fallbrook Middle School, the annual student-elected Teacher of the Year award is held. And every year for the last 43 years Norman Warner or most fondly called Stormin' Norman Warner has won the award. Now that he has died, the burden of ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: school, rivalry, goofy hero, small town life, teacher, friends, father son relationship, teachers and students, high school, friendship, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The White Balloon (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Several people try to take advantage of a little girl's innocence to hustle money her mom gave to her to buy a goldfish with.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, allegory, harsh ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fish, money, new year, family relations, goldfish, celebration, coming of age, friendship, innocence lost, cons and scams, family life, new wave ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 410
Sea People (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At 14, Amanda is a perfect swimmer and a great student. When the factory where his father works closes and he must go to work in another city, she feels very sad. One morning she meets the McRea, a very nice elderly couple who, like her, cannot live ...
Style: cult film
Plot: merman, swimming pool, swimming, swimsuit, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, mermaid
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 130
Dive!! (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Tomoki Sakai (Kento Hayashi) is your average junior-high student. Fascinated by the diving skills of Yoichi Fujitani (Sosuke Ikemaytsu), an elite athlete born into a family of former Olympic divers, Tomoki joins the Mizuki Diving Club (MDC) where ...
Plot: swimmer, diving, academy, swimming, gay, twink, boy, swimming pool, male nudity, sport, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 6.3
 127
Alex (1992)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia, New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is New Zealand 1959. Teen swimmer Alex Archer has to battle set backs, intense rivalry and personal tragedy in her bid to win selection for the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: against the odds, strong female presence, athlete's life, youth, young lovers, contests and competitions, rivalry, sport, feminism, school, human spirit, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 90s, 50s, year 1960, year 1959, 1950s
Place: new zealand, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 25K
Ice Princess (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the help of her coach, her parents, and the boy who drives the Zamboni machine, nothing can stop Casey from realizing her dream to be a champion figure skater.
Style: touching, sentimental, inspirational, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: figure skating, mother daughter relationship, rivalry, sport, female protagonist, high school, teenage life, happy ending, athlete's life, competition, teenager, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new england, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 1K
In Orange (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An 11 year old talented soccer player, Remco, has one big dream: to be selected for the national team under 12 years. His father Erik coaches him and everything seems to work out fine, until Erik suddenly dies. Remco and mother Sylvia are shocked. ...
Style: feel good, serious, uplifting, captivating, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: obsessive quest, follow your dream, ambition, against the odds, hopes, athlete and trainer, life turned upside down, death in the family, parents and children, coming of age, football, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.5
 124
The Dark Horse (2008)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Dark Horse is a story of struggle and redemption. Dana, a ballet teacher, reluctantly returns to her childhood home to discover it is about to be sold. To save the farm, and the family, she must tame her mother's dangerous black horse, and ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: family relations, redemption, homecoming, family problems, hopes, parents and children, family life, family in crisis, farm, child's point of view, self confidence, rider horse relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Grandmothers and Grandchildren (1969)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: urban setting, best friend, happiness, city, single father, grandmother grandson relationship, countryside, post war, stepmother, school, fight, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Our Little Sister (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A story that revolves around three sisters who live in their grandmother's home and the arrival of their 13-year-old half sister.
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, captivating
Plot: step siblings, family, sister sister relationship, family relations, responsibility, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, death, food, small town, restaurant, nurse ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 1K
Fatima (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Fatima, a Moroccan-born woman who now lives in France with her two teenage daughters, with whom she is barely able to communicate.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, realistic
Plot: studying, teenager, separated parents, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, cleaning lady, racism, working class, language barrier, maid, single mother, school ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%