Movies like V.D.

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V.D. (1961)
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V.D. (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A high school track star's wedding plans are capsized by venereal disease and a bad, beautiful new girl in town. His coach and a physician steer him into the light again.
Plot: teenager, dancing, prostitute, student, police, youth, coach, swimming, jealousy, competition, doctor, marriage, parent child relationship, dating, syphilis, driving, high school, curfew, amusement park, venereal disease, drinking alcohol, film within a film

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sincere films with plots about teenager, high school, youth, teenage life, student, prostitute and high school life mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like V.D.: Go Ask Alice (1973), For My Daughter's Honor (1996), Only Once (1998), The Explosive Generation (1961), I'm No Longer Here (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 874
Go Ask Alice (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A 14-year-old girl in late 1960's America is inadvertently sucked into an odyssey of sex and drugs. She eventually seeks help.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: high school, prostitute, runaway, cocaine, lsd, heroin, drug addiction, mother daughter relationship, rape, marijuana, on the run, hopes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
For My Daughter's Honor (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Tate, Oklahoma a popular coach, Pete Nash, is accused of having a sexual relation with 14 years old Amy, one of his school's pupils.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: teachers and students, teacher student relationship, courtroom, high school, teacher student sex, social relations, family relations, power relations, sport team, couples, courtroom drama, high school life ...
Time: 90s
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 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 ⇓
80%
The Explosive Generation (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Peter Gifford is a likable, dedicated schoolteacher that teaches a senior life skills class. When student Janet Sommers brings up the topic of sex and dating, he asks students to write questions on the topic, and will cover them in the next class. ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: high school, teacher, student, hopes, youth, dedicated educator, hardcase students, urban ghetto, stoners, power relations, couples, society ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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I'm No Longer Here (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In Monterrey, Mexico, a young street gang spends their days dancing to slowed-down cumbia and attending parties. After a mix-up with a local cartel, their leader is forced to migrate to the U.S. but quickly longs to return home.
Plot: immigrants, cartel, war on drugs, translation, subculture, dance, alienation, shooting, loneliness, fashion, immigration, homeless ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 8.8
 11
Hurt (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mandy White is a cheerleader. Dan LaCoy is a football player. Jason Dobbs is a bully. Eli Barker is an artist. Asia Borg is a foster kid. What they all have in common however, is that they are hurting. Each one deals with their own personal issues ...
Plot: student, high school, depression, teenager, suicide, shooting, bullying, death, alcohol abuse
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.4
 77
Fyre (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an innocent country girl is violently raped, her family is killed in a car accident before she can come to terms with what happened. As her feelings of shame grow into self-degradation, she turns to prostitution
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: disco, prostitute, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, life is a bitch, crimes, teenage life, shot to death, threesome, topless, female nudity ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Smooth Operator (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Megan Hughes plays Grace Nichols, a businesswoman constantly competing with men to get ahead. Unfortunately, her love life is also suffering. One day, while chomping on a donut, she realizes she's put on a few pounds. She decides to get back in ...
Plot: prostitute, party, sex, diet, female nudity, erotica, sex in shower, coach, male full rear nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Babysitters (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Shirley is a good student who works as a babysitter in order to make money for college. One night Michael, a father Shirley works for, confesses he's unhappy with married life. Shirley has a crush on Michael, and seizes this ...
Style: dark humor, disturbing, sexual, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: adultery, prostitute, high school, infidelity, teenager, lifestyle, juvenile delinquency, social decay, parents and children, dysfunctional family, teenage life, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
 852
Hoovey (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: HOOVEY is the true and inspiring story of the Elliott family, who refused to surrender, instead turning to one another and their faith in the worst of circumstances, to rebuild their lives, their boy, and their dreams... together. Step by grueling ...
Plot: basketball player, high school, coach, cancer, cane, hospital, student athlete, doctor, male camaraderie, rehabilitation, brain tumor, high school athlete ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.5
 251
Cutback (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: High School senior Luke Harris (Justin Schwan) dreams of just one thing... pro surfing. With his best friend Casey (Angel Cruz) at his side, they have two goals: surf and party! But Luke's Mom (Raquel Gardner) and especially Dad (Greg Carlson) ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, surfing, teenager, youth, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Stand Against Fear (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A popular high school cheerleader finds herself under attack from school officials and friends when she accuses two star football players of sexually molesting her and another cheerleader.
Style: sentimental, gloomy, uplifting, realistic, serious
Plot: sexual harassment, high school, courtroom, injustice, social relations, unsupportive friend, youth, price of justice, courtroom drama, athlete's life, legal action, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.2
 84K
Half Nelson (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Despite his dedication to the junior-high students who fill his classroom, idealistic teacher Dan Dunne leads a secret life of addiction that the majority of his students will never know. But things change when a troubled student Drey makes a ...
Style: talky, serious, depressing, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: teacher, teachers and students, student, friendship, loneliness, liberal, basketball, secret, coach, african american, ghetto, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Little Miss Perfect (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An overambitious high school freshman tries to control her life by controlling her weight.
Plot: anorexia, darkroom, teenager, pressure, blog, cutting, beast, eating disorder, control, mirror, boyfriend, self harm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 16K
Margaret (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A young woman witnesses a bus accident, and is caught up in the aftermath, where the question of whether or not it was intentional affects many people's lives.
Style: psychological, emotional, melancholic, enigmatic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, haunted by the past, teenage life, youth, life is a bitch, high school, investigation, legal action, road accident, redemption, character study, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 321
Dying to Dance (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young man must teach a woman to dance - at any cost.
Plot: anorexia, ballet, teenage daughter, dancing, eating disorder, 18 year old, parents, jealous woman, ballerina, weight, food, malnutrition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 144
Angel Dusted (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cautionary anti-drug film based on a true story, made for NBC television. Drama about the effects on Jean Stapleton and Arthur Hill when their teenage son (John Putch, Stapleton's real-life son) gets spaced out on a marijuana joint laced with ...
Plot: denial, mental institution, teenager, high school, drug use, hallucination, family relations, pills, flashback, punch, blood, clinic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Chocolate War (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A surreal portrait of a Catholic Private School and its hierarchy. A new student must submit to the bizarre rituals of his peers and the expectations of the school's administration by selling chocolates.
Style: tense, surreal, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, catholic school, catholic, student, chocolate, boxing, high school life, politics, youth, fighting the system, underdog, society ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 3.4
 973
Lambada (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Kevin Laird is a Beverly Hills school teacher by day and a mystery man by night. Using his lambada dance moves to first earn the kid's respect and acceptance, Kevin then teaches them academics. But when a jealous student exposes Kevin's ...
Style: sexy, feel good, semi serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: dance, dancing, college, school, high school, music, high school life, nightlife, disgruntled, ambition, power relations, urban ghetto ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 133
Wildfire (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Since they met the first time in boarding school as little kids, it was obvious that the orphans Kay and Dave would become a couple. But at sixteen, Dave foolishly attempted to rob a bank with a water pistol, and ended up in jail for eight years. ...
Plot: foster parent, marriage, boarding school, adultery, orphan, robbery, jealousy, prison, menage a trois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Cyber Seduction: His Secret Life (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A high school kid (Sumpter) develops an addiction to Internet porn so intense that it begins to destroy his life and tear his family apart.
Style: realistic, serious, christian film, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: friendship, addiction, teenage love, obsession, lifestyle, teenage sexuality, high school, married couple, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, student, internet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Feuten: Het Feestje (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Freshmen, seniors and alumni clash with each other, themselves, and the police during an Amsterdam fraternity's epic opening party.
Plot: party, student, police, kissing, prank, lawyer, swat team, fraternity, ritual, confrontation, abuse, mockery
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Secrets of a Married Man (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man (Shatner) going through a mid-life crisis, starts patronizing prostitutes. Eventually, he meets a very expensive one (Shepherd) and he thinks he has it all. That is until her pimp starts hounding him.
Plot: prostitute, pimp, crisis, lingerie, police, pursuit, unfaithful husband, adultery, cheating, architect, blackmail, family man
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 170
Maryjane (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A teacher trying to break up a local drug ring is framed and arrested for possession of marijuana.
Style: realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: high school, friendship, school, frame up, drug dealing, misfit, life is a bitch, dedicated educator, rebellion, partners, crimes, society ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 282
Boys Love 2 (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aoi, a young teacher with striking good looks, has just learned that his newest student Sora is the alluring teen prostitute he once hired. Here the nightmare begins. As the walls of the prestigious academy become a percolating hotbed of sexual ...
Style: sexual, psychological, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: high school, boarding school, private school, gay, prostitute, obsession, teacher student relationship, jealousy, prostitution, blackmail, intrigue, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 1K
White Rabbit (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bullied student sees visions of a rabbit he was forced to kill as a child, and those visions propel him into a state where his imagination causes him to carry out violent acts.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, dark, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, high school, kids in trouble, rabbit, rebelliousness, friendship, life is a bitch, society, violence, bullying, vengeance, imagination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
42%
Fifteen and Pregnant (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story, 15 year old Tina Spangler discovers she is pregnant. Her choices are abortion, adoption, or a lonely, exhausting life as a single parent. Abandoned by her boyfriend, she turns to her mother. Tina discovers although it has torn ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, family problems, lifestyle, teenage life, family in crisis, hopes, parent child relationship, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, high school, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Pregnancy Project (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Pregnancy project tells the real story of Gaby Rodriguez, a seventeen-year-old who attended a Washington state high-school and made her senior school project the treatment of pregnant teenagers by pretending to be pregnant.
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, realistic, thought provoking
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, youth, high school, parents and children, family relations, pregnancy, dishonesty, teachers and students, power relations, social relations, high school life, teenager
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
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Sing (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a volatile young street tough with a talent for singing and dancing is tapped by the high school music teacher to lead the upcoming senior "Sing," he is forced to come to terms with his defiant self-destructive lifestyle and his ...
Style: cult film
Plot: street life, school play, high school, dancing
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%