Movies like The Moneytree

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The Moneytree (1992)
 7.7
 25
The Moneytree (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: The trials and tribulations of a marijuana grower in Marin County, California.
Plot: money, police, marijuana, actor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, harvest, improv, pot
Time: 80s
Place: northern california

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Most similar movies to The Moneytree

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, thought provoking, realistic and cult film films with plots about police, drugs, actor, marijuana, money, friendship and sex mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like The Moneytree: Redemption (2003), Criminal Desires (2013), Der Pirat (1998), September 30, 1955 (1977), Beach Rats (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Redemption (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Christian is a young man growing up in Hollywood who dreams of following in his father's footsteps into show business. When he meets Tony, an industry insider with "connections," he is convinced that he has found his big break -- ...
Plot: sex, actor, poetry, party, police, drugs, interracial relations, gunshot, love, fight
Place: los angeles
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95%
Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Plot: police, murder, male nudity, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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83%
 7.3
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Der Pirat (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: marijuana, jail cell, death, drug trafficking, prison, police, drugs, drug traffic, gunshot, hiv, heroin, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Death & Life of John F. Donovan (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A movie star finds his correspondence with an 11-year-old actor exposed, prompting assumptions that begin to destroy his life and career.
Style: melancholic, rough, bleak, captivating, thought provoking
Audience: family outing
Plot: actor, pedophile, society, artists and showbiz, fall in love, relationship vs career, correspondence, dialogue, child, police, redemption, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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September 30, 1955 (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rebel. Icon. Legend. James Dean’s untimely death on September 30, 1955, shocked the world and helped define an entire generation. This gripping drama chronicles the reactions of an Arkansas college town to the tragedy and focuses on Jimmy J., a ...
Plot: actor, movie star, suburbs, fandom, death, autumn
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1955
Place: arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.4
 12K
Beach Rats (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An aimless teenager on the outer edges of Brooklyn struggles to escape his bleak home life and navigate questions of self-identity, as he balances his time between his delinquent friends, a potential new girlfriend, and older men he meets online.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, disturbing, captivating
Plot: lgbt teen, coming out, marijuana, promise, friendship, teenager, gay, dating, drinking alcohol, apology, brooklyn new york city, drinking ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Desperate Lives (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A brother and sister get caught up in the drug scene in their local high school, with tragic results.
Plot: high school, drug dealing, drugs, marijuana, suicide, teenage girl, car accident, high school student, drug addiction, teenage boy, counselor, drug dealer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
 105
Actor Martinez (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Dreaming of fame and fortune, a local Denver performer hires two indie filmmakers to come to town and make a film with him as the star.
Plot: actor
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, social problem, innocent ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.2
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Tape (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A three-character ensemble piece set within the confines of a tawdry motor lodge in Lansing, Michigan. After 10 years apart, three disparate people come together to play out the unresolved drama of their final days in high school. Intrigued, we ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, sincere, psychological, talky ...
Plot: obsession, friends, reunion, blackmail, confession, secret, criminal, jealousy, apology, rape, haunted by the past, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: michigan, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Right to Remain Silent (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bright and eager to hit the streets in search of bad guys, rookie cop Christine Paly is disappointed when she's instead assigned to process criminals. Under the supervision of a tough but likable mentor, Christine quickly learns that hers is ...
Plot: police station, rookie, police, policewoman, hiv, rally, police officer, transvestite, ku klux klan, drunk driving, lapd, pizza delivery ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Where The Air Is Cool And Dark (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Emmett LeClere, a former logger and recovering drug addict, returns from school in New York to make a film in his Olympic Peninsula hometown. To finance the project, he decides to grow marijuana with an old buddy. After an ...
Plot: guitar, emergency room, marijuana, tree, forest, coffee shop, unemployment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male nudity, arrest, best friend, art student ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 10
Fast Money (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three buddies after 'Fast Money' try flying drugs into the U.S. from Mexico. When they meet with unexpected dangers, the trip turns turbulent.
Plot: airplane, friendship, money, drug smuggling, police, marijuana, pot smoking, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Prager Botschaft (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Style: political drama
Plot: protest, screaming, embassy, fence, mob, police, german abroad, propaganda, mass hysteria, mud, camp, politics ...
Time: 80s
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Gli Invisibili (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: At the beginning of the eighties, Sirio, a young worker at the steelworks in Terni with a past in the student struggles, decided to abandon his job as a soldier in an extreme left-wing group.
Plot: years of lead, communist, prison riot, prison, mafia, organized crime, terrorism, working class, violence, jail, police, friendship
Time: 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 122
Fools (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A horror-movie actor falls in love with the unhappily married young wife of an attorney.
Plot: starting over, jealousy, extramarital affair, murder, actor, love triangle
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Calendar Girl, Cop, Killer? The Bambi Bembenek Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story of attractive cop Laurencia Bembenek, who, in 1982, was sentenced to prison for killing her husband's ex-wife in Milwaukee, WI.
Style: factual
Plot: female killer, murder, policewoman, model
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.7
 79
Love, Mary (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A teen, who is always in trouble in school and has been sent to reform school, turns her life around when a counselor discovers she is dyslexic.
Plot: dyslexia, reform school, student, uniform, strait jacket, reading aloud, stolen car, counselor, teenage girl, nurse, troubled teen, car accident ...
Time: year 1966, year 1984, 1960s, 80s, 60s ...
Place: portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Everybody's Baby: The Rescue of Jessica McClure (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the true story of baby Jessica McClure who fell into a drain pipe in her back yard while playing. She was stuck in the pipe about 20 to 30 feet down and it took rescuers 58 hours to get her out. There was fear that if they shook the earth ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: babies and infants, daring rescue, escapades, twins, heroes, confined, danger, isolation, fire brigade, fire department, mother daughter relationship, police ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 245
Baby Sister (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sultry college dropout Annie Burroughs moves in with her older sister Marsha and proceeds to break up the relationship between Marsha and her live-in boyfriend David Mitchell so Annie can begin a sensuous love affair and have David all for herself.
Plot: adultery, relationships, sister, love, pantyhose, seductress, mother and daughter, guilty, junkie, family relations, dropout, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 4K
Belgica (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story of two brothers who, even though they have absolutely nothing in common, open a bar together that quickly becomes a regular hangout for nighthawks. Despite the success, they must soon face up to the difficulties inherent in running a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, psychological, sexy
Plot: bar, alcohol abuse, husband wife relationship, male nudity, car, brother brother relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), pregnant woman, sex scene, baby, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, money ...
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 496
Three Wise Men (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three middle aged men, long time friends, get together in a normally closed Karaoke bar to drink their failed lives away. Secrets are revealed and sometimes discovered and they sing their miseries one by one during Karaoke sessions. The arrival of a ...
Plot: middle aged man, santa claus, father son estrangement, photographer, sadness, past, actor, friend, karaoke bar, drinking alcohol, storytelling, grief ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 25
Panama Red (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hippie musician needs to make $60,000 through selling high grade Panama Red in just three days to pay back a drug smuggler known as The Money Man.
Plot: cult, marijuana, money, airport, police, female nudity, cannabis, husband wife relationship, drug deal, drug smuggling, pursuit, van ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Smoke and Flesh (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Turk, a "cool swinger", throws and wild sex and drugs party, but has trouble when three hoodlum friends of his crash the party and Turk resorts to drastic measures to remove them from the festivities.
Plot: orgy, marijuana, voyeurism, refrigerator, topless, pool table, sex, drugs, motorcycle, lsd, female nudity, aquarium ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.5
 51
Close-Up (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: "CLOSE-UP" is a dramatic feature film told through the eyes of a failed Philadelphia actor who has succumbed to drug addiction. Our story follows him during the Holidays as he desperately tries to regain everything he has lost in his life; ...
Style: ambiguous ending, social realism
Plot: director cameo, hit in the face, vomiting, actor, quitting a job, father daughter estrangement, addiction, shopping, husband wife relationship, comeback, female nudity, fame ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, philadelphia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Death of Richie (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A sensitive but confused teenager feels pressure on him from all directions and turns to drugs, which causes problems for him in school and at home.
Plot: domineering father, marijuana, dysfunctional family, family tragedy, teenager, drug addiction, family conflict, father son relationship, drug abuse, courtroom, mother son relationship, pressure
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 20
Loku Duwa (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sri Lanka
Duration: 150 min.
Story: "Loku Duwa" depicts an attractive and self-sacrificing daughter of the middle class in the city who is trapped in a family of traditional values.
Plot: women's rights, money, police, mistress, female executive, business executive, illness, father daughter relationship, dowry, male female relationship, police officer, family relations ...
Place: sri lanka
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Zebras in Wyoming (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: A prisoner soon has his guard questioning his own world-view.
Plot: captivity, philosophy, defiant, prisoner, justice, police, locked in, security guard
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Where Are My Children? (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based upon a true story, Marg Helgenberger stars as a single mother mysteriously arrested by the FBI and separated from her children, thus beginning a 25-year struggle to be reunited with them.
Plot: corruption, prison, adoption, car accident
Time: 70s, 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 1K
The Oscar (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Snotty Hollywood actor becomes even more full of himself after he's nominated for Best actor at the Academy Awards.
Style: cult film
Plot: award, hollywood, movie star, rolls royce, producer, public relations, price of fame, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, show business, rise to power, publicist, agent ...
Place: new york, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%