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: love triangle, cancer, coming of age, gay interest, gay brother, loss of mother, precocious child
Place: australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, touching and psychological films with plots about coming of age, love triangle, family relations, society, friendship, gay and cancer mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Mull: Two Kinds Of Love (1983), Dusty (1983), Teenage Kicks (2016), 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: family relations, father son relationship, boy, husband wife relationship, cancer, loss of mother, loss of wife, workaholic, death of mother, terminal illness, estranged father, widower ...
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95%
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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, ranch, animals, horse riding, horse, rancher, fence
Place: australia
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84%
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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, captivating, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: friendship, jealousy, coming of age, gay, runaway, brother brother relationship, teenager, gay youth, gay interest, gay friend, australian, bisexual ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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65%
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: forbidden love, love triangle
Place: kolkata
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62%
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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: society, love and romance, life is a bitch, youth, coming of age, misfit, family relations, couples, social differences, interracial relations, parents and children, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
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62%
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: cheating boyfriend, university student, male full rear nudity, love triangle, lap dance, female nudity, sex scene, friendship between boys, partying, student, death, male nudity ...
Place: amsterdam
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56%
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Life Kills Me (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 89 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 ...
Style: sincere, captivating
Plot: brother brother relationship, interracial relations, french, gay brother, bodybuilder, gay interest, social relations, family relations, gay, relationship problems, brothers, society ...
Place: france
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54%
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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: husband wife relationship, mine, strike, riding a bicycle, communist, scot, bicycle, cemetery, funeral, coal mining
Time: 1930s
Place: australia
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54%
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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: flashback, photographer, man slaps a woman, cigarette smoking, camera
Place: melbourne australia
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53%
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She Lives! (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A young couple searches for the cure for the girl's terminal illness.
Plot: cancer, college student, star crossed lovers, dying young, disease, melancholy, terminal illness, love, death
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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: realistic, serious
Plot: social misfits, love and romance, youth, misfit, lifestyle, prodigy, coming of age, society, power relations, friends, couples, injustice ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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52%
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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: gay interest, gay, male nudity, gay subtext, lgbt, coming of age, homosexual, bisexuality, teenager, arab, wig
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52%
The Right Hand Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Drama directed by Di Drew.
Plot: stagecoach, doctor, accident, ranch, widow, lord, lady, horse, diabetes, amputation, urine
Time: 19th century
Place: australia
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51%
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: wolf, father son relationship, christmas, cancer, radiation, christmas tree
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, girl, grownups, mother daughter relationship
Time: 1930s
Place: copenhagen
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49%
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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: weirdo, insane, father, choice, tragedy, daughter, mental illness, hiding place, female full frontal nudity
Place: australia
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49%
Story of a Love Story (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 110 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: love, imagination, self discovery, affair, female nudity, love triangle, pregnant woman nude
Place: france
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48%
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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: bereavement, non violence, coming of age, hinduism, teenage girl in swimwear, loud sex
Place: india, canada
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48%
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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: cross cultural relations, rage, teaching, student, revenge, school, police officer, teenager, terror, journalism, ghetto, slum ...
Place: australia
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47%
Time of Indifference (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 84 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, mother, daughter, affair, legs, stockings
Place: italy
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46%
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: handyman, infidelity, love triangle, aids, dinner party, loss of lover, hiv, gay interest, gay
⇓ 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, captivating, sentimental, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: family problems, couple relations, self discovery, redemption, couples, hopes, family relations, moral dilemma, love, love triangle, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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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: love triangle, forbidden love, seductress, jealousy, suicide of mother, village life, widow, teenage sexuality, single mother, coming of age, unwed pregnancy, pregnant daughter ...
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42%
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Devil in the Flesh (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 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: male female relationship, male nudity, lust, coming of age, teen angst, love triangle, teenager, sexual awakening, world war one, teenage boy
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42%
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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: dog, door to door salesman, multiple storylines, squirrel, helicopter, bowling, cancer, ice cream truck
Place: eastern europe
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41%
Boys on Film 18: Heroes (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Boys On Film comes of age with uplifting and powerful tales recounting the lives of everyday heroes striving for their own identities and fighting for the right for us all to be ourselves. Volume 18: Heroes includes ten complete films: Dean ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, gay cinema
Plot: gay interest, gay, coming of age, homosexual history, desire for fame, social relations, life, gay lead character, lifestyle, aspiration, social problems, social issues ...
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39%
Youth on the March (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A teenage boy stoner lives with his single mother.
Style: avant garde, psychological, sincere, touching, suspenseful ...
Plot: teenager, youth, drugs, counterculture, suburbs, australian, lifestyle, surrealism, mother, mother son relationship, family relations, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
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38%
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Moving Out (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Coming-of-age story about an Italian-Australian teenager making his way in the world.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: family relations, immigrants, coming of age, suburbs, life turned upside down, society, youth, misfit, culture clash, teenage life, friendship, student ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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38%
It's Gonna Get Worse (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "Sex, drugs and rock and roll", not in the West but in a Communist police state - Soviet-occupied Czechoslovakia of the 1970s . Anti-hero Olin, 21, has just left a mental hospital, after having slashed his wrists to dodge military service. ...
Plot: runaway, counterculture, suicide attempt, love triangle, football, slacker, lesbian, suicide
Time: 80s
Place: czechoslovakia
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37%
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52 Tuesdays (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Billie’s reluctant path to independence is accelerated when her mother reveals plans for gender transition, and their time together becomes limited to Tuesdays. This emotionally charged story of desire, responsibility, and ...
Style: serious, sincere, touching, captivating, rough ...
Plot: teenage girl, gender, coming of age, family relations, transsexual, youth, disorder, parents and children, family, mother daughter relationship, teenage life, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, antarctica, san francisco
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37%