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Ginger & Rosa (2012)
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Ginger & Rosa (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Denmark, Canada, Croatia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A look at the lives of two teenage girls - inseparable friends Ginger and Rosa -- growing up in 1960s London as the Cuban Missile Crisis looms, and the pivotal event the comes to redefine their relationship.
Style: sincere, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: female friendship, political protest, cold war, teenage life, rebellion, rebelliousness, youth, society, political unrest, state affairs, parents separation, child protagonist, mother daughter relationship, sexual revolution, nuclear threat, protest march, best friends, friends, poet, bohemian life, counterculture, international crisis, social activist, pregnancy, friendship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: england, europe, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and touching films with plots about youth, coming of age, teenage life, society, rebellion, friendship and friends mostly in Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ginger & Rosa: Something in the Air (2012), 17 Girls (2011), Me Without You (2001), Young Girls in Black (2010), Forbidden Fruit (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Something in the Air (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1970s a student named Gilles gets entangled in contemporary political turmoils although he would rather just be a creative artist. While torn between his solidarity to his friends and his personal ambitions he falls in love with Christine.
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Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1968, 1960s, year 1971
Place: france, europe, florence italy, italy, paris france
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17 Girls (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Inspired by events that took place in Massachusetts, Delphine and Muriel Coulin's provocative debut focuses on a group of bored teenage girls who all make an irrevocable pact. When Camille (Louise Grinberg) accidentally becomes pregnant, she ...
Style: emotional, serious, clever, realistic, biting
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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Me Without You (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During a long, hot summer in seventies London, young neighbors Holly and Marina make a childhood pact to be friends forever. For Marina, troubled, fiercely independent, determined to try everything, Holly stays the only constant in a life of ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
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Place: london, england, europe, brighton, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Young Girls in Black (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Noémie and Priscilla, two teenage girls from working class backgrounds, cultivate the same violence, the same contempt of the world. They are a source of serious concern for family and friends, who sense them capable of going to extremes. Noémie ...
Style: realistic, sincere, tense, emotional, serious
Plot: urban, rebelliousness, rebellion, human nature, society, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, family problems, dysfunctional family, coming of age, youth, flutist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Forbidden Fruit (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two 18-year old girls from a christian fundamentalist community flee to a city for a summer job.
Style: touching, serious, captivating, sincere, realistic
Plot: coming of age, first sexual experience, culture clash, best friends, religions or cults, friends, society, rebellion, lifestyle, teenage life, against the rules, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe, helsinki finland
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The Scouting Book for Boys (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thomas Turgoose (This Is England) stars as David, a young boy who lives a carefree life on a coastal caravan park with his best friend Emily (Holliday Grainger). When David learns that Emily is being forced to move away, he helps her hide out in a ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, captivating, witty ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Glasgow Girls (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Glasgow Girls is a specially commissioned musical drama for BBC Three that tells the inspirational true story of a group of schoolgirls whose petition to save their friend from deportation inspired a movement which would eventually help change ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, youth, deportation, society, injustice, rebellion, kids in trouble, fighting the system, idealism, campaign, teenage life, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: scotland, england, europe, glasgow scotland
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The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Metropolitan Archbishop Lakota of L'viv, freed after twenty years in the Soviet Gulag, travels to Rome where circumstances conspire to see him elevated to the Papacy. Inspired by the life story of Ukrainian Catholic Cardinal Josyf Slipyj,
Style: tense, serious, epic, realistic
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Is Anybody There? (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: touching, sincere, realistic, emotional, clever ...
Plot: retirement home, friendship, coming of age, reconciliation, elderly, retirement home life, golden years, youth, loneliness, child protagonist, child in peril, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Those Glory Glory Days (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Girls growing up in 1960-61 London develop a passion for Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, the first British team in the 20th century to win the English league and FA Cup "double". Twenty years later, one of the girls tracks down players of ...
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Audience: girls' night
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Time: 60s, 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Let the Wind Blow (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A collegian in turbulent Mumbai attempts to improve his lifestyle.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: destiny, youth, parents and children, rich and poor, suburbs, state affairs, follow your dream, hopes, suburban life, coming of age, best friends, working class ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Being 14 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The lives and turbulent adventures of a bunch of fourteen-year-old teenagers, through the eyes of three young girls - Sarah, Jade and Louise - with one last year to go before high school.
Style: serious, sincere, tense, realistic, gloomy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Kitchen Toto (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The son of a priest slain by the Mau Mau moves in with a police officer and his wife in 1950 Kenya.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, biting, thought provoking ...
Plot: coming of age, moral dilemma, society, discrimination, rebellion, social differences, politics, racism, culture clash, danger, youth, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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My Brother Tom (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage girl, Jessica, befriends a teenage boy called Tom, who is bullied by a local gang. She is abused by Jack, who is both her neighbour and school teacher, and Tom is sexually abused by his father. Together they bond in the woods, creating a ...
Style: tense, emotional, sincere, serious, rough ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Bottle in the Gaza Sea (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel, Canada
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An American Rhapsody (2001)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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To Sir, with Love (1967)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 105 min.
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Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Broken Silence (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Winter, 1944. Lucía at 21 returns to her small village in the mountains. She again meets Manuel, a young iron-smith who helps "those in the mountain", the "maquis", the anti-Franco resistance. Lucía is attracted to Manual, ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sincere
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Little Birds (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: serious, touching, captivating, sincere, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Ave (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: serious, offbeat, touching, realistic, captivating ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bulgaria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Morning Dew (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ethiopia, Germany, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The Ethiopian intellectual Anberber returns to his native country during the repressive totalitarian regime of Haile Mariam Mengistu and the recognition of his own displacement and powerlessness at the dissolution of his people's humanity and ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, rough
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Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Everybody Dies But Me (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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11.25: The Day He Chose His Own Fate (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: On November 25th 1970, a man committed ritual suicide inside the Tokyo headquarters of the Japanese Ministry of Defence, leaving behind a legacy of masterpieces and a controversy that echoes to this day. The man was Yukio Mishima, one of ...
Style: offbeat, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: rebellion, society, rebelliousness, downfall, leadership, political unrest, militant, state affairs, heroes, life is a bitch, writer's life, idealism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1970
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Dear Prudence (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After the death of her mother, 17-year-old Prudence finds herself living alone in her Paris apartment. Then she meets Maryline, a rebel of her own age, who introduces her to the thrills of motorcycle racing on the biker circuit at Rungis. ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Cider with Rosie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story set in the Cotswolds during and immediately after the First World War.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating
Plot: village, coming of age, deserter, classroom, bicycle, wartime life, friends, social relations, youth, friendship, society, village life ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Cold Water (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An outer suburb of Paris, 1972. Gilles and Christine, both sixteen, are classmates and lovers who have become frustrated with the aloofness of their families and the general monotony of their lives. When the pair are caught shoplifting, ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: youth, rebelliousness, teenage life, unfulfilled love, romance, parents and children, unfulfillment, family relations, kids in trouble, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dysfunctional family, coming of age ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
I'm Gonna Explode (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Tale of a young couple who throw caution to the wind and set out in search of their true fate. Román is the son of a contemptible, right-leaning congressman. Recently enrolled in a new high school, the rebellious teen clumsily attempts to hang ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sentimental, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: society, teenage life, love and romance, chases and races, lovers on the run, romance, social misfits, youth, on the road, rebelliousness, misfit, nihilism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Kicks (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Nicole is an introverted Liverpudlian teenager, all but deserted by her parents, with a mother distractedly working nights and a father who has settled with a new family elsewhere. She spends time hanging around the gates of Anfield and the Melwood ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, stylized, thought provoking, disturbing ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: liverpool, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Brother (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Giorgi is 16 years old when he discovers another world through American films forbidden in all Soviet Union until then. Since the post-revolutionary chaos in his home town, Tbilisi, Giorgi has wanted to have succeeded by following the path of his ...
Style: gloomy, touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%