Movies like Boys 1977

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Boys (1977)
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Boys (1977)
Original name: Drenge
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This non-narrative film unveils three episodes in the psychosexual life of a neurotic man, beginning with a trip he took to the countryside over the holidays as a small boy, to visit a cousin. Later, he is shown as a high-school boy (Mads Ole Erhadsen). Finally, he is shown as a young man, busily engaged in the amorous pursuit of a trainee nurse.
Style: no music
Plot: childhood, teenager, school, swing, children, teenage girl, boy, teenage boy, girl, undressing, ladder, urination, bow

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, unusual plot structure, touching and contemplative films with plots about teenage girl, teenage boy, school, teenager, girl, coming of age and boy mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Boys: Tree of Knowledge (1981), Maramao (1987), Beauty and the Beast (1983), Ramdhanu-The Rainbow (2014), The Mutants (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tree of Knowledge (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As a group of Danish children pass into adolescence, gradually the most popular girl becomes an outcast, for trivial reasons that she never understands.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sexual, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, school, adolescence, teenager, misfit, youth, society, love and romance, teenage life, family relations, young girl, prank ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1950s, year 1958, 50s
Place: denmark, scandinavia
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Maramao (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story in which a young boy resists the adult world and the inevitable loss of the joys of childhood.
Plot: teenage girl, childhood, girl, dressing, grownups, clothes, bare breasts, puberty, coming of age, teenage girl in swimwear, boy, nude swimming ...
Place: mediterranean sea
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Beauty and the Beast (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Mette and her father are left alone over the Christmas holidays to paint the new nursery the father ends up alone most of the time. The 16-year-old Mette is always off with her friends at the disco or skating, and the father does not mind until ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, jealousy, grownups, coming of age, teenage girl, friends, teenager, sexual awakening, danish, disco, photo shoot, following someone ...
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Ramdhanu-The Rainbow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Mitali was a worried mother. This time, once again, her 5 year old son Gogol had failed to pass the admission test in a reputed school. Mitali was determined to get her son admitted into a reputed school. Gogol loved the song of birds, the flight of ...
Plot: children, school, education, female director
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The Mutants (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The Mutants (Portuguese: Os mutantes) is a 1998 Portuguese film by director Teresa Villaverde, starring Ana Moreira and Alexandre Pinto. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1998 Cannes Film Festival.
Plot: female director, abused child, teenager, coming of age, juvenile delinquent, teenage boy, pistol, surrogate family, girl, homeless teenager, theft, police ...
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Agnus Dei (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The young girl Johanne is left by her mother at a solemn convent school. The school is a strange world to her, and when she feels unable to comply with the demands of faith she faces a difficult decision.
Plot: school, religion, children, topless girl, female full frontal nudity, breasts, nun, menstruation, girl, catholicism, convent
Place: denmark
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The Children's Rebellion (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the 19th century, children -- particularly the children of the poor -- were considered to be an exploitable resource of docile and cheap labor. Anyone who had the effrontery to steal so much as a portion of a loaf of bread for any reason would ...
Plot: child abuse, convict, death, teenage boy, prison, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), jail cell, journalist, girl, murder, male nudity ...
Time: 1840s
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52%
The Deflowering of Eva van End (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The ugly duckling of a fraught middle-class household has her life turned upside-down by the arrival of a handsome German exchange student, in this caustic, absurdist satire of petit-bourgeois family life from Dutch director Michiel ten Horn. (TIFF)
Plot: girl, coming of age, teenage girl, school, loss of virginity
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My Good Enemy (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sensitive 12-year-old Alf is the low man on his class' totem pole, and he's sick of it. Forming a secret, Machiavellian alliance with another student who also has grown weary of being bullied, he hatches a plan to throw a wrench into the ...
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, contemplative
Plot: boy, children, friendship between boys, friendship, scandinavian girl, fight, revenge, violence, school, bullying, club, young girl ...
Place: scandinavia, denmark, norway
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Child's Play (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When Micha's mother leaves his irascible father, he tries to prevent their divorce by any means he can think of, but his attempts to hold the family together lead to a catastrophe...
Plot: teenage girl, bare breasts, female full frontal nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, braless, children, sex scene, childhood
Time: 1960s, 60s
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The Third Wife (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Though only 14 years old, May is selected to be the third wife of a wealthy landowner. Her new home seems idyllic, her husband favours her, and she quickly becomes pregnant with what she is certain will be the desired male progeny. But trouble is ...
Style: psychological, suspense, touching, unusual plot structure, rough ...
Plot: arranged marriage, family relations, teenage girl, teenager, childhood, countryside, girl, fiancee, 14 year old, forced marriage, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: vietnam
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The chronic innocence (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: For Janus his friend Tore is his big ideal: pretty, intelligent and self-confident. Janus is grateful for his friendship even though he is considered the court jester. When Tore falls in love with the beautiful and sweet girl Helle, Janus accepts ...
Plot: young love, high school boy, high school graduation, teenage boy, high school teacher, jealousy, teenager, exam, teenage girl, teenage sexuality, high school student, schoolgirl ...
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Matted (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Rose Lee is just a typical high school student trying to figure things out. Her dream is to join the boy's wrestling team, but no one is making it easy for her. Along the way, she'll discover that her most difficult opponent may be herself.
Style: tense, psychological, unusual plot structure, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: student film
Plot: friendship, teenage girl, girl, female protagonist, lesbian, lesbianism, father daughter relationship, coming of age, lgbt, teacher, gender bending, transsexuality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Yellow Flowers on the Green Grass (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming of age story set in the Vietnamese countryside during the late 1980s, as told through the eyes of a 12 year old boy named Thieu. Thieu and his younger brother Tuong share and do everything together. Their days unfold like a whimsical and ...
Style: psychological, touching, sentimental, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: boy, fall in love, family relations, brother brother relationship, childhood, girl, innocence, coming of age, falling in love, 12 year old, 7 year old
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: vietnam
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44%
The Tree with Pink Leaves (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Little Marco suffers from his parents' divorce. He runs away from home and is hit by a car. He drags on but eventually dies under a tree with pink leaves, remembering a story his grandmother told him.
Plot: hit and run, family crisis, tragedy, dysfunctional family, boarding school, divorce, coming of age, runaway, sexual exploration, school, childhood, boy ...
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42%
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Raging Rose (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jozef travels from Poland to France to work and to find his son Roman, who he abandoned 15 years earlier. Jozef works for a Polish immigrant family that has successfully settled in France. Rose, the family’s teenaged daughter, volunteers to help ...
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Pain of Love (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young woman who falls in love with her teacher is hit by heartache and challenges she is not prepared for and struggles to escape her dark frame of mind.
Plot: suicide attempt, mental illness, teacher student relationship, parenthood, sex scene, mother daughter relationship, guilt, female nudity, teenage girl, flirting, hanging, exam ...
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The Orphans (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story about a group of Russian boys who have lost their fathers in the World War II.
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Time: post world war two
Place: ussr, soviet union
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Genre: Drama
Country: India
Story: Monichan shifts to the city from his village to provide better education to his children. But will things go as planned?
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41%
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Fantasia (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father got leukaemia. Mother was laid off long ago. She had to borrow money for her husband everywhere. Sister went to a night club to be a waitress secretly and soon became a “call girl”. Lin was cold-shouldered at school because of father’s ...
Plot: pregnant woman, teenage boy, hospital, school, teenager, money problems, classroom, pregnant, leukemia, terminal illness
Place: china
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40%
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Summer of '62 (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Algeria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young Algerian paperboy with friends and associates of all ages on both sides of the conflict experiences history leading up to the March 1962 independence of Algeria, witnesses ruthless violence perpetrated by French and Arabs, sees his French ...
Plot: war for independence, railway, railway station, friendship, death, soldier, childhood, boy, arab, children, french soldier, soccer ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: algeria
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36%
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Hold Me Tight (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: I skoletimerne sender Mikkel prøvende blikke til klassens stille og indelukkede pige, Sara, der er smigret over opmærksomheden. Da Mikkel og hans ven Hassan leger flirtende med hende i et frikvarter, bliver Hassans kæreste, Louise, jaloux og ...
Plot: school, suicide, crying, teenage boy, teenage girl, cell phone, high school, teen violence, scandinavian girl, sexual abuse, crying man, male nudity ...
Place: denmark
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36%
The Blackmailer (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Plot: school, teenager, father, youth, photographer, teenage girl, theft, video camera, teenage boy, friend, money, car accident ...
Place: soviet union, ussr
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35%
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Love Strange Love (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Man remembers 48 crucial hours in his life when, as a teenager, he visited his mother, the favorite woman of an important politician, in a bordello owned by her, right before some important political changes in Brazil, in 1937. In those hours, he ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, unusual plot structure
Plot: mother son incest, incest, sex with a minor, boy, sex with mother, undressing, girl, female nudity, prostitute, male nudity, puberty, teenage girl ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937, year 1982
Place: brazil
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34%
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Count to 100 (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When we meet Thomas and his mother, Anne, for the first time, they are about to run away as so often before. Now, the escape brings Thomas and Anne to a cosy provincial town. They stop their car to fill up the tank and here Thomas meets Helene, who ...
Style: sincere, serious, psychological, touching
Plot: friendship, hiding, fight, teenage boy, violent husband, father, school, risk, haunted by the past, fall in love, escape, first love ...
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34%
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32A (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This story is set in the "in-between" time of a girl's life, when she is no longer a child and not yet a woman. We open with our heroine, Maeve, putting on her new snow white bra, and stepping out into the world as a young woman. She ...
Plot: female director, school, 13 year old, girl, first love, irish, schoolgirl, coming of age, school uniform, breasts, teenage girl
Time: 70s
Place: dublin ireland, ireland
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34%
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Schoolgirls (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Prodded by the rebellious Brisa, puberty is awakening in twelve-year-old Celia. Quickly, the two become allies against the rigid rules of authority in the Catholic girls’ school. However, questions about the right bra, cool bands and sexy clothing ...
Style: melancholic, unusual plot structure, contemplative, psychological, light
Plot: nun, school, catholic school, new friend, girl, single mother, homework, teenager, friendship, friends, society, youth ...
Time: year 1992, contemporary, 90s, 1990s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Here After (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Poland, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When John returns home to his father after serving time in prison, he is looking forward to starting his life afresh. However, in the local community his crime is neither forgotten nor forgiven.
Plot: teenage boy, social outcast, school, teenager, violence, taking a shower, undressing, locker room, tractor, dressing room, man in underwear, machismo ...
Place: eastern europe
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33%
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Team Hurricane (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A punk chick flick about teen girls that mixes highly stylized fictional elements with documentary material: loneliness, pussy-power, Kawaii, electric green, hentai, graffiti, vibrators, friendship, teddy bears, resting bitch face, ART, fire, fear, ...
Plot: female director, teenage girl, female nudity, scandinavian girl, teenager, group of teenagers
Place: scandinavia, denmark
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31%
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The Park (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Summer time. Two teenagers, a boy and a girl, have their first date in a park. Hesitant and shy at first, they soon discover each other, get closer as they wander, and end up falling in love. But as the sun goes down, it is time to separate... And a ...
Plot: boat, teenager, guardian, cigarette smoking, texting, teenage girl, cell phone, teenage boy, park, night, rowboat, selfie ...
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31%