Movies like Mull

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Mull (1989)
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Mull (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Australian film about a teenage girl who takes responsibility for keeping her "family" together.
Plot: cancer, love triangle, coming of age, gay brother, precocious child, gay interest, loss of mother
Place: australia

Most similar movies to Mull

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, lgbt cinema and homoerotic films with plots about coming of age, love triangle, gay interest, male nudity, gay, teenager and cancer mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Mull: Two Kinds Of Love (1983), Dusty (1983), Life Kills Me (2002), The Bengali Night (1988), The Fringe Dwellers (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Two Kinds Of Love (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two kinds of love are experienced by young Ricky Schroder in this made-for-TV drama. One kind is the tenuous affection he extends to his estranged father when Schroder's mother unexpectedly dies. The other kind consists of the teasing ...
Plot: terminal illness, loss of wife, father son relationship, coming of age, death of wife, widower, workaholic, death of mother, estranged father, family relations, cancer, husband wife relationship ...
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Dusty (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Plot The eponymous Dusty is an appropriately named dingo, or wild dog. Roaming the fertile fields of Australia, Dusty is captured as a puppy. Though dingoes are normally averse to human companionship, Dusty attaches himself to an old, worn-out ...
Plot: dog, dog movie, rancher, fence, animal, horse, horse riding, animals
Place: australia
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77%
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Life Kills Me (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Paul (Sami Bouajila of The Adventures of Felix and The Siege) is a smart, well-educated Frenchman of Arab ancestry. He's a smooth talker, but he can't seem to get a job worthy of his skills. He ends up living in a single room, struggling ...
Plot: muslim, french, gay interest, french arab, interracial relations, gay, sex club, bodybuilder, gay brother, brother brother relationship, gay lead character, gay muslim
Place: france
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The Bengali Night (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Allan (Hugh Grant) is an engineer working in 1930s Calcutta. He is invited to stay with the family of his boss, Narendra Sen (Soumitra Chatterjee) which includes his wife, Indira (Shabana Azmi) and daughter Gayatri (Supriya Pathak). Gayatri and ...
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love
Place: kolkata
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61%
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The Fringe Dwellers (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of an Aboriginal family's attempts to forge a new life for themselves within the segregated society. At the urging of headstrong teenager Trilby, the Comeaways relocate from their family camp, to a house in the main town.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: parents and children, pregnancy, fish out of water, culture clash, interracial relations, family life, racism, social differences, youth, life is a bitch, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
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60%
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Teenage Kicks (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Miklós is at the age when everything feels high-stakes. He is coming to terms with his own sexuality, and when his best friend Dan reveals that he has a new girlfriend, this puts an end to their plans to run away together.
Style: lgbt cinema, homoerotic
Plot: friendship, jealousy, coming of age, gay teenager, cannabis, friendship between men, grieving, grief, drug abuse, loss, runaway, sexual awakening ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
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60%
The Right Hand Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Drama directed by Di Drew.
Plot: doctor, ranch, accident, widow, lady, lord, diabetes, urine, horse, amputation
Time: 1800s
Place: australia
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55%
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Strikebound (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Via the New York Times: "...reconstructs the true story of a coal miners' strike in the small town of Korumburra in the mid-30's... based on the real-life story of two remarkable characters, Wattie Doig, a miner who became a militant ...
Plot: mine, scot, riding a bicycle, strike, communist, funeral, bicycle, cemetery, husband wife relationship, coal mining
Time: 1930s
Place: australia
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53%
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Gisela (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gisela is a young wife and mother, living in a working class German Housing Scheme. She is a supermarket cashier, her husband a delivery driver. The marriage is stale but together they are working their way up into the middle class. George and ...
Plot: love triangle, supermarket, extramarital affair, salesman, female director, female nudity, sex in toilet, cheating wife, handjob, male nudity, sex, masturbation ...
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53%
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Hard Knocks (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young girl with a background of urban poverty and juvenile crime, attempts to become a fashion model. The hypocrisy and double standards of society are juxtaposed against the confusion and frustration she feels as she struggles to become part of a ...
Plot: man slaps a woman, flashback, cigarette smoking, camera, photographer
Place: melbourne australia
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53%
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Sukitomo (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Drama following a young boxer Tomokazu and his relationship with his best friend Yoshiko and sister Misao as while he's training for an important match. His sister and friend have always been there for him, supporting him, but Tomokazu is about ...
Plot: secret love, love triangle, childhood friend, sibling relationship, childhood friends, gay, gay interest, brother sister relationship
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52%
The Getting of Wisdom (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Getting of Wisdom is based on the 1910 novel by Henry Handel Richardson (born Ethel Florence Lindesay Richardson). Her novel is thought to be an account of her own schooldays at the Presbyterian Ladies College in Melbourne. The film is about a ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: love and romance, social misfits, society, coming of age, prodigy, misfit, youth, family relations, couples, friends, injustice, boarding school ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, melbourne, melbourne australia
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52%
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Lilian's Story (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For forty years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a 'loony bin' by her father. Her release is eventually secured by her eccentric Aunt Kitty and her brother, John. Lilian starts to carve out a place for herself. As she explores Sydney ...
Plot: tragedy, daughter, choice, father, weirdo, insane, mental illness, hiding place
Place: australia
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50%
The Christmas Tree (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A French-American millionaire (William Holden), his girlfriend (Virna Lisi) and his war buddy (Andre Bourvil) try to grant his dying son's every wish.
Plot: christmas tree, christmas, wolf, radiation, cancer, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Barndommens gade (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: I en lille 2-værelses baggårdslejlighed, på Vesterbro i København, bor den 14 årige Ester (Sofie Gråbøl) sammen med faderen (Torben Jensen), moderen (Vigga Bro) og storebroderen Carl (Carl Quist Møller). Det er tidens typiske arbejderkvarter ...
Plot: menstruation, coming of age, grownups, girl, mother daughter relationship
Time: 1930s
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
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48%
Story of a Love Story (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harry is a married writer who has an affair with a woman whose husband knows that she is unfaithful. As a result of his work, Harry has trouble distinguishing between fantasy and reality leaving us to wonder whether the affair is real or just a ...
Plot: affair, imagination, love triangle, female nudity, self discovery, love, pregnant woman nude
Place: france
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46%
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Open Bodies (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Born to a North African father and a French mother, 18-year-old Parisian high school senior Rémi works part-time in an Arab grocery store while studying management and commerce. He responds to a school ad seeking subjects for a film, and Marc, who ...
Plot: coming of age, male nudity, arab, wig, teenager, homosexual, bisexuality, gay interest, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
No One in the City (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A coming of age story of three young friends during their student years in Amsterdam.
Plot: city, skinny dipping, death, disco, party, cancer, coming of age, male nudity, group of friends, shower, friendship, female nudity ...
Place: amsterdam
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46%
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Fighting Back (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fighting Back is a 1982 Australian film about troubled teenagers.
Plot: racism, teaching, terror, teenager, police officer, revenge, school, ghetto, cross cultural relations, rage, slum, journalism ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Three Dollars (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Eddie is a principled man, with a wife, a daughter and a mortgage and leads a seemingly stable and happy life as a government land assessor. Yet when the forces of economic and social change threaten this, he realises just how fragile his reality ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: self discovery, couple relations, family problems, academy, couples, hopes, redemption, moral dilemma, family relations, love, love triangle, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Ordinary Magic (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When his father dies, Jeffrey is sent to live with his aunt Charlotte in Canada. Once there he leads his aunt and his friends in staging, a non-violent hunger strike to try to save his aunt's house from being demolished to make room for a ski ...
Plot: coming of age, hinduism, loud sex, non violence, bereavement, teenage girl in swimwear
Place: canada, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Good Son (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bonjour tristesse: Teenager Luc lives with his mother Liliane and his little brother Paul in Paris, has to cope with the fact that his mother is a prostitute and practically raise his brother alone. Luc is disillusioned. One day, little Paul wants ...
Plot: youth, teenager, boy, son, friend, coming of age, brother, friendship, gay interest
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45%
Querô: A Damned Report (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Querô is an orphan teenager, living alone near the docks in Santos, Brazil. Her mother, a prostitute, died when he was a baby, and he was raised in the bordello where she worked. He also doesn't know who his father is. Believing he rules his ...
Plot: brothel, stabbing, juvenile delinquent, male nudity, juvenile detention, male rape, prostitute, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Time of Indifference (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A penniless countess falls in love with a cad, unaware that he is also involved on the side with her beautiful daughter.
Plot: love triangle, deception, bankruptcy, stockings, legs, daughter, mother, affair
Place: italy
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45%
My Night with Reg (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of English gay men get together to reminisce. They are all coming from a wake for one of their circle who's died of AIDS. It's that terrifying time between the outbreak of AIDS and the development of an AIDS test and as the ...
Plot: love triangle, dinner party, loss of lover, handyman, aids, human immunodeficiency virus, infidelity, gay interest, hiv, gay
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44%
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Tabu (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Story of a tragic love triangle that develops between a mother daugther and a farmhand. A good-looking widow lives alone on a farm with her teenage daughter. Their neighbor occasionally helps them in the farmwork. He would have eventually married ...
Plot: unwed pregnancy, seductress, mother daughter relationship, older man younger woman marriage, village life, older man younger woman sex, pregnant daughter, single woman, birth, widow, coming of age, suicide of mother ...
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41%
Devil in the Flesh (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: She was a married woman, tone apart from her husband. He was an innocent schoolboy on the verge of manhood. While the world was at war, they found comfort in each others arms and shared an impossible love that couldn't possibly continue... and ...
Plot: love triangle, teen angst, teenager, coming of age, teenage boy, lust, world war one, sexual awakening, male female relationship, male nudity
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41%
El carnaval de Sodoma (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Residents of a bordello scurry to put together their outfits for an annual carnival.
Plot: prostitution, suicide, rat, oppression, nightclub, brothel, erotica, opium, gay interest
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40%
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Days Like This (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Vaccuum salesman Evert makes the rounds in a suburban Stockholm apartment building, getting brief glimpses of the various tenants' lives. During the course of the day, he meets an arguing married couple, a lonely older woman and a younger ...
Plot: multiple storylines, door to door salesman, bowling, helicopter, dog, cancer, ice cream truck, squirrel
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Shame (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Asta Cadell, a lawyer traveling through the Australian Outback on holiday, stops in a small Western Australian town after her motorcycle breaks down and shacks up with Tim Curtis, the local mechanic, while fixing it. She then becomes involved in ...
Plot: societal hypocrisy, rape, australian outback, gang, australian, stalker, motorcycle, sergeant
Place: australia
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40%