Movies like Places

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Places (2014)
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Places (2014)
Original name: Místa
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A coming of age story about love, loss and revenge centers around two teenage friends, Adam (Vladimír Polívka) and Marek (Jan Cina), whose aimless lives in a small town are suddenly disrupted by the appearance of Anna (Johana Matousková), the troubled daughter of a rich and influential local businessman. Initially her free spirit energizes Adam but soon he finds himself thrown into a spiraling chain of events. His innocence is about to be abruptly replaced with the adult emotions of guilt, fear and revenge.
Style: ambiguous ending, suspense, psychological, tense, twists and turns, sexy
Plot: revenge, love, small town, love triangle, friendship between men, secret, teenage girl, best friend, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, murder, prank, loss, teenager, road trip, fight, loneliness, suicidal, friendship, violence, investigation, forest, sex scene, suicide, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, suspense, serious and realistic films with plots about family relations, teenage boy, teenage girl, crying, friendship, father son relationship and teenager mostly in Drama and Music genres. Some movies like Places: The Nerd's Confession (2016), Psychobitch (2019), Matted (2010), Tree of Knowledge (1981), Filthy (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Nerd's Confession (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Eugene is a teenage nerd who lives in a small Russian town. He sits in front of his computer all day long, playing games and surfing the Internet. He decides to run a small porn website and soon as he earns his first money from e-commerce. His life ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, unusual plot structure, captivating
Plot: student, teenage protagonist, family relations, socially awkward, gambling, teenage boy, friendship between men, interview, chase, flash forward, father son relationship, best friend ...
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95%
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Psychobitch (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frida is different. Self chosen different. Marius, on the other hand is the most perfect boy in class, and likes to show off. When they have to work together at school, it's the start of a turbulent and challenging relationship. Generation ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, school, chase, love triangle, photographer, sexual tension, social outcast, father son relationship, group of friends, social awkwardness, female sociopath ...
Place: eastern europe
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Filthy (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lena is a 17-year old girl, experiencing her first love, secret night- time adventures, and magical mornings at the river in Bratislava. Her dream world is shattered after being raped by her math teacher. Lena must set out on a journey that is not ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, sincere, non-linear
Plot: teenage rape, first love, rape victim, teenage girl, traumatic experience, suicide attempt, rape, teenage protagonist, mental institution, female friendship, doctor, 17 year old ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.0
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Eva Nova (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Eva would do anything to regain the love of the one she hurt the most - her son. She is a recovered alcoholic but decades ago she was a famous actress.
Style: psychological, serious, sincere, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, estranged mother, alcoholic, elderly woman, mother son conflict, loneliness, husband wife relationship, addiction, regret, estranged son, social outcast, rehabilitation ...
Place: vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.0
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Head Burst (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Markus is a handsome and respectable architect who has a secret: he is a pedophile. Despite feeling disgust of himself, Markus can't help but feel attracted to young boys. When he thinks he won't be able to suppress his deepest feelings, ...
Style: ambiguous ending, lgbt cinema, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: pedophile, pedophilia, little boy, gay protagonist, identity crisis, sexual frustration, architect, depression, psychotherapy, suicidal tendency, single mother, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Consequences (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia, Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After being sent to a youth detention centre, 18-year-old Andrej has to fight for his place within the group of inmates while getting closer to Željko, their informal leader, and struggling to keep his repressed secret in the dark.
Style: gay cinema, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: closeted homosexual, closeted gay, troubled youth, gay, friendship between men, blackmail, secret, friendship, gang leader, manipulation, gay protagonist, sexual repression ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Spitfire Grill (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Percy, upon being released from prison, goes to the small town of Gillead, to find a place where she can start over again. She is taken in by Hannah, to help out at her place, the Spitfire Grill. Percy brings change to the small town, stirring ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: small town, friendship, prison, hopes, false accusation, redemption, church, bittersweet, self discovery, couples, social relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa, kentucky, new england, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Little Boy Blue (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Living in rural Texas is a dysfunctional family: an abusive dad, a Vietnam vet with a war wound that's left him impotent; a compliant wife and a son of about 20, two small sons who look a lot like their brother. The dad harbors a secret, and he ...
Style: serious, disturbing, psychological, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual abuse, incest, stepmother stepson relationship, dysfunctional family, parents and children, murder, family problems, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, investigation, siblings relations, missing person ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, asia, vietnam, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Peppermint Candy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In the spring of 1999, a group of old friends gather to celebrate their 20 year reunion. Among the group is Yeong-ho, a cold, unhappy man, whose demeanor puts a damper on the festivities. The seriousness of Yeong-ho"s depression becomes ...
Style: bleak, psychological, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: reunion, suicide, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, destiny, politics, regret, interrogation, martial law, loneliness, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, year 1984, year 1980, year 1998, year 1987 ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.4
 386
Family Film (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, Slovenia, France, Slovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple embark on an early vacation. Left alone, their children cut loose until the boy gets caught for skipping school and things take an unexpected turn. Boasting exquisite camera work, the film is also unforgettable for its wholly original ...
Style: sentimental, melancholic, poignant, sad, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: lost dog, family relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, marital crisis, family tragedy, brother sister relationship, shipwreck, survival ...
Place: central europe, prague czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
There Should Be Rules (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mia and Mirjam are two 14-year-olds who live in a very dreary little town. Though not especially grown-up, they're both trying. Mirjam gets a head start by forming a relationship with an older man who says he loves her. Mia has a dad who drinks ...
Style: psychological, tense, touching
Plot: relationships, teenager, small town, friendship, underage girl, older man young girl relationship, swedish, best friend, coming of age, love and romance, love, female director ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.7
 259
Supernova (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meis is fifteen, lives in the back of beyond and aspires to a grand and stirring life, but all that happens is the passing of the time, waiting for the next car to run into the front of the house.
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: cheating wife, seductive woman, dementia, lesbianism, teenage protagonist, dysfunctional marriage, teenage girl, female protagonist, female director, male bare butt, sex scene, topless woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.9
 79
The Cleaner (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Just out of prison, Tomáš, a taciturn loner, takes a job cleaning houses where people have recently died. Things take an alarming turn when he begins putting in overtime: hiding behind closet doors after hours to secretly watch the homes’ ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, serious, ambiguous ending
Plot: socially awkward, peeping tom, loner, hiding, stalking, employer employee relationship, dysfunctional family, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, estrangement, voyeur, death, stolen money ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.3
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DonT Stop (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Prague, 1983. The communist regime, in a suffocating atmosphere ruled over by the secret police, imposes "normalization". Miki and David need some kind of motivation to carry on in the communist wasteland. They discover The Clash's ...
Plot: father son relationship, friendship between men, father son conflict, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, friend, youth, teenage boy, coming of age, drug abuse, teen rebel, conflict between friends ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: prague czech republic, prague, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The City and the Dogs (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Four angry cadets have formed an inner circle in an attempt to beat the system and ward off the boredom and stifling confinement of the military academy, set off a chain of events that starts with a theft and leads to murder.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: snitch, investigation, military, murder, isolation, army, juvenile delinquency, rebellion, kids in trouble, boarding school, power relations, violence spree ...
Time: 80s
Place: peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The United States of Leland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A withdrawn young man, Leland Fitzgerald is imprisoned for the murder of a mentally disabled boy, who also happened to be the brother of his girlfriend, Becky. As the community struggles to deal with the killing, Pearl Madison, a teacher at the ...
Style: meditative, psychological, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, teacher, dysfunctional family, family relations, prison, theft, crimes, investigation, parents and children, prison life, life is a bitch, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, california, phoenix arizona, los angeles, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Cherry. (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Brian Cherry, a sweet, sensitive young Los Angeleno, falls for the beautiful, electric, and damaged Jules, she turns his ideas about women and sex upside-down. Slowly, he is drawn into a twisted love-triangle that includes Jules and his best ...
Style: realistic, sexy, captivating, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, couples, fall in love, best friends, love, friendship, revenge, escapades, youth, love and romance, pubic hair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Green Butterflies (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mateo is an intelligent boy who falls in love with Daniel, but when everyone reveals that relationship, Mateo is at a crossroads, and he will have to decide between fighting his adversities or giving up everything, even his life.
Style: psychological, serious, touching, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay slur, sexual tension, humiliation, secret, abusive father, dysfunctional family, friend, suicide, childhood trauma, father son relationship, gym teacher ...
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69%
The Safety of Objects (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In a suburban landscape, the lives of several families interlace with loss, despair and personal crisis. Esther Gold has lost focus on all but caring for her comatose son, Paul, and neglects her daughter and husband. Lawyer Jim Train is devoted to ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, touching, tense ...
Plot: family relations, coma, dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family problems, society, single parent, crumbling marriage, suburbs, small town ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.3
 25
Buried Cain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Buried Cain is a steamy southern gothic drama about two brothers, Christian and Cain, who have only two things in common - their love for their small town southern home and their love for the same woman - the girl they call 'Georgia'. ...
Style: sexy, suspense, touching, tense, psychological
Plot: love triangle, friendship, group of friends, seduction, infidelity, jealousy, brother brother relationship, threesome, fight, sex scene, cheating girlfriend, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.1
 442
To Die of Love (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A love story between a teacher, Daniele, 32 years and one of his students Gerard, 17 during the heated atmosphere of May 68. Daniele is a fiery young woman, very involved politically. Gerard's parents accuse Danièle of statutory rape and ...
Plot: hiding place, manipulative behavior, social worker, taxi, injection, father daughter relationship, hospital, hitchhiker, suicide, christmas, 17 year old, snooker ...
Time: year 1969, 1960s, year 1968, 60s
Place: normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Little Accidents (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a small American coal town living in the shadow of a recent mining accident, the disappearance of a teenage boy draws three people together—a surviving miner, the lonely wife of a mine executive, and a local boy—in a web of secrets.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, enigmatic
Plot: adultery, extramarital affair, small town, solace, teenage boy, investigation, marital problem, secret, disappearance, husband wife relationship, search, tragic event ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Maiden Danced to Death (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary, Canada, Slovenia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: There were two brothers - two dancers - in Communist Hungary. One defected, the other stuck it out. One gave his soul to commerce, the other to the Party. After twenty years, they meet again. And the dance begins.
Style: captivating, emotional, atmospheric, psychological, family saga
Plot: love triangle, family relations, husband wife relationship, love, dancing, jealousy, homecoming, rivalry, brother brother relationship, society, friendship, couples ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: hungary, canada, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Where the Sun Beats (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pinto’s sophomore feature patiently investigates the everyday life and psychosexual vacillations of Laura (Laura Morante), a woman caught in a web of verboten romance and incestuous desire. Pinto elliptically and delicately portrays the small ...
Style: gay cinema
Plot: tractor, loss of child, farmer, closeted homosexual, sheep, wine cellar, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, woman slaps man, bee, death of child, drunken man, map ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.2
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Open Future (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A 16 year old boy growing up in the 60's, experimenting with life, sex, drugs and alcohol.
Plot: school, camera, communism, undressing, bully, male male hug, hallucination, wet clothes, demonstration, pocket knife, sculptor, band ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.3
 9K
Eve's Bayou (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story is set in 1962 Louisiana. The big Batiste family is headed by charming doctor Louis. Though he is married to beautiful Roz, he has a weakness for attractive women patients. One day Louis is flirting with married and sexy Metty Mereaux, not ...
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, curse, infidelity, small town, murder, family relations, prophecy, aunt niece relationship, superstition, tavern, all black cast, incest ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
T2 Trainspotting (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After 20 years abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud and Begbie.
Style: intense, stylized, captivating, exciting, thought provoking ...
Plot: drug addiction, blackmail, junkie, friendship, addiction, heroin, theft, extortion, revenge, redemption, betrayal, reunion ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1979, year 1974, 2010s
Place: scotland, bulgaria, scottish highlands, china, slovenia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.8
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Mouchette (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Robert Bresson plumbs great reservoirs of feelings with one of the most searing portraits of human desperation ever put on film.
Style: bleak, emotional, disturbing, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: small town, alcohol abuse, drowning, family relations, suicide, humiliation, alibi, poacher, police officer, coming of age, innocence lost, village life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, tokyo, paris france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%