Movies like Net Worth

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Net Worth (1995)
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Net Worth (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of the NHL's early years, focusing on the battle between the players, led by Hall of Famer Ted Lindsay, and the owners, over issues of benefits, pensions and the like.
Plot: labor union, ice hockey, lawyer, friendship, restaurant, bullying, hockey player, retribution, labor, rookie, arena, death of friend, corrupt businessman, contract, autograph, retaliation, hockey stick, ice skates, sports hero, sport, sports history
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: detroit

Most similar movies to Net Worth

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and touching films with plots about sport, friendship, ambition, rivalry, hopes, athlete's life and lifestyle mostly in Drama, Sport and Biography genres. Some movies like Net Worth: Paperback Hero (1973), 1:54 (2016), Brian's Song (2001), Skating to New York (2013), My Brother's Keeper (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mr Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of the 1973 hockey season when aging legend Gordie Howe returned to the ice at the age of 44.
Plot: ice hockey, arena, rookie, agent, fan, father, autograph, mother, skating, senior citizen, contract, negotiation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.0
 177
Paperback Hero (1973)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hockey player in a small town begins to lose his grip on reality, and starts to believe that he is a gunslinger in the Old West.
Plot: ice hockey, police, small town, husband wife relationship, condom, father daughter relationship, brawl, shower, egotism, athlete, bar, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In the late 1930s, a young machinist named Maurice Richard distinguished himself as a ice hockey player of preternatural talent. Although that was enough to get him into the Montreal Canadiens, his frequent injuries cost him the confidence of his ...
Style: serious, uplifting, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, ice hockey, discrimination, factory, sport, athlete's life, protest, working class, human spirit, ambition, hopes, society ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1930s, 1940s, 30s ...
Place: montreal, quebec, toronto ontario canada, boston, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 1K
1:54 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Tim is a bit of a loner. At school he gravitates towards another shy boy and they become friends. But the verbal and physical bullying by a gang of kids, as well as an aggressive use of social media, unsettle Tim’s new mate and he backs away from ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: high school sports, gay teenager, runner, gay athlete, bullying, gay, high school, running, gay slur, suicidal thoughts, gay bashing, friendship between boys ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 1K
Brian's Song (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of professional football players Gale Sayes and Brian Piccolo, and how their friendship on and off the field was affected when Piccolo contracted a fatal disease
Style: uplifting, sincere, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Plot: terminal illness, sport team, athlete's life, ambition, friendship, human spirit, sport, buddies, lifestyle, life is a bitch, friendship between men, american football ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Skating to New York (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The coming-of-age journey of 5 teenage boys who leave their small, Canadian town behind and risk skating across Lake Ontario to New York on the coldest day of the year.
Plot: coming of age, hockey, friendship, cold the temperature, friend, teenage boy, family relations, skating, sport
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
My Brother's Keeper (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Identical twin brothers Lou and Eric plan to compete together in the National Rowing Championships. But when Eric leaves their small town to attend an Ivy League University, the brother's bond is torn apart.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: twins, university, follow your dream, ambition, lifestyle, love and romance, athlete's life, sport, rivalry, youth, contests and competitions, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 2K
The Boys (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Every Monday night The Boys put on skates and leave their troubled lives behind.
Style: humorous, semi serious, not serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, gambling, bar, ice hockey, sport, gangsters, ambition, rise to the top, underdog, follow your dream, athlete's life, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, quebec, new jersey, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Power of One (1992)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia, France, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: PK, an English orphan terrorized for his family's political beliefs in Africa, turns to his only friend, a kindly world-wise prisoner, Geel Piet. Geel teaches him how to box with the motto “fight with your fists and lead with your heart”. ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: boxing, discrimination, friendship, society, injustice, orphan, youth, rivalry, life is a bitch, hopes, bullying, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Legend No. 17 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Biopic of Russian ice hockey legend Valeri Kharlamov from early childhood, rising to the pinnacle of the sport and his untimely death
Style: sincere, suspenseful, rough, suspense, psychological
Plot: ice hockey, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, sport team, sport, hockey player, relationship vs career, competition, career, love and romance, love of one's life, canadian
Place: soviet union, russia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Gross Misconduct: The Life of Brian Spencer (1993)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A look into the life of troubled former hockey player Brian Spencer, who got into problems both on the ice and off because of his temper. The film also has a close focus on Spencer's father, and shows how he influenced Brian's life both ...
Plot: father son relationship, shot in the chest, violence, rags to riches, ice hockey, domestic violence, hockey, twin brother, death threat, gunfight, husband wife relationship, gay slur ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 ⇓
35%
 7.0
 323
Hockey Night (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a young girl wants to join her high school's hockey team as goalie, she meets with resistence, but also gets support, especially from the star forward of the team.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: hockey, ambition, romance, family, rivalry, hopes, gender, underdog, family relations, social relations, power relations, friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
 996
Punch (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tall, exotic looking and aimless 17-year-old Do Wan-deuk lives in a shabby house in a poor hillside village with a dwarf father and a stammering uncle. One day, his teacher reveals the surprising news that Wan-deuk’s runaway mother was actually ...
Style: realistic, psychological, sincere, captivating, serious ...
Plot: teenage life, athlete and trainer, hardcase students, coming of age, youth, ambition, teachers and students, friendship, society, sport, rivalry, kickboxing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 156
Long Road Home (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A drama depicting the trials of a family of share croppers.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: labor union, family relations, farm, family life, workplace situations, down on your luck, against the odds, survival, life is a bitch, society, great depression, farm hand ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Bang the Drum Slowly (1973)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a New York pro baseball team and two of its players. Henry Wiggen is the star pitcher and Bruce Pearson is the normal, everyday catcher who is far from the star player on the team and friend to all of his teammates. During the ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, sport, ambition, athlete's life, human spirit, baseball, sport team, underdog, rivalry, hopes, teammate ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 20K
Redbelt (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Is there room for principle in Los Angeles? Mike Terry teaches jujitsu and barely makes ends meet. His Brazilian wife, whose family promotes fights, wants to see Mike in the ring making money, but to him competition is degrading. A woman sideswipes ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, talky ...
Plot: instructor, betrayal, movie star, interracial marriage, martial arts, filmmaking, sport, artists and showbiz, financial problem, hollywood, rivalry, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Custody of the Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A househusband (Martin Donovan) serves his wife (Lorraine Bracco) with divorce papers and charges her with being an unfit mother.
Plot: sister sister relationship, speech, husband wife relationship, wheelchair, father son relationship, marital separation, dysfunctional marriage, police officer, female lawyer, best friend, unemployment, basketball ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Resurrecting the Champ (2007)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Up-and-coming sports reporter rescues a homeless man ("Champ") only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect Champ's story and escape the shadow of his ...
Style: touching, serious, uplifting, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: ex athlete, journalism, boxing, african american, newspaper, lifestyle, athlete's life, human spirit, sport, introspection, society, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1950s, 50s
Place: usa, colorado, denver colorado, detroit, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.5
 42K
Hoosiers (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: High school basketball is king in small-town Indiana, and the 1954 Hickory Huskers are all hope and no talent. But their new coach -- abrasive, unlikable Norman Dale -- whips the team into shape ... while also inciting controversy.
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, sincere, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: basketball, small town, underdog, high school, athlete and trainer, sport, championship, sport team, human spirit, ambition, redemption, contests and competitions ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 80s
Place: indiana, usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 171K
Rocky III (1982)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Now the world champion, Rocky Balboa is living in luxury and only fighting opponents who pose no threat to him in the ring, until Clubber Lang challenges him to a bout. After taking a pounding from Lang, the humbled champ turns to former bitter ...
Style: feel good, captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: boxing, comeback, underdog, death, rivalry, heroes, fame, boxer, coach, training, sport, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, los angeles, california, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.0
 185
Goalie (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Terry Sawchuk biopic.
Plot: male female relationship, male protagonist, yelling, changing room, alcohol, drunkenness, ice hockey, hockey player, hockey, anger, vandalism, bruise
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.5
 154
The Fight (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tina lives in a quiet seaside town but her life is anything but quiet - her mother is threatening to leave her father, her daughter is being bullied and she and her husband Mick are juggling full time jobs and three children. Determined to ditch the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, captivating
Plot: boxing, female boxer, dysfunctional family, boxing ring, bullying, self confidence, family relations, crumbling marriage, sport, rivalry, society, introspection ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 214
Winter Stories (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An adult Martin Roy reminisces about his life in the 1966/67 school year. At fifteen years old and in his last year of junior high school, he breathed, ate and slept hockey. He collected hockey cards, played street hockey with his friends, tried ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, hockey, coming of age, small town life, friends, power relations, social relations, parents and children, small town, youth, sport, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: canada, montreal, quebec, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 125K
Rocky V (1990)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A lifetime of taking shots has ended Rocky's career, and a crooked accountant has left him broke. Inspired by the memory of his trainer, however, Rocky finds glory in training and takes on an up-and-coming boxer.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: betrayal, underdog, boxing, heroes, champion, coach, training, boxer, sport, urban, human spirit, rock ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Fighting Man (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two men meet in the ring for a fight that will change their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspense, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, athlete's life, human spirit, contests and competitions, rivalry, ambition, hopes, boxing, brutality, blood, profanity, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dead Solid Perfect (1988)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A second-string pro golfer desprate for his shot at success tours the country.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: golf, alcohol abuse, ambition, rivalry, romance, lifestyle, underdog, sport, bikini, nudity (full frontal - brief), female full frontal nudity, female nudity
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
 7.5
 44K
The Natural (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An unknown middle-aged batter named Roy Hobbs with a mysterious past appears out of nowhere to take a losing 1930s baseball team to the top of the league in this magical sports fantasy. With the aid of a bat cut from a lightning struck tree, Hobbs ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: baseball, femme fatale, baseball movie, sport team, underdog, corruption, americana, comeback, childhood sweetheart, haunted by the past, sport, redemption ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Champions: A Love Story (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two teens become romantically involved as they train for a skating championship.
Style: tragic ending
Plot: figure skating, ice hockey, training, competition, teen romance, accidental death, tragic romance, skating
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%