Movies like San Diego Surf

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San Diego Surf (1968)
 6.6
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San Diego Surf (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Viva and Taylor Mead are a married couple renting an extra beach-house to a group of surfers sent to them by a Mr. Morrissey of La Jolla Realty. Their daughter, Ingrid Superstar, is pregnant and on the hunt for a husband. Mr. Mead, who is gay, tries to pawn her off to one of the surfers. Meanwhile, Viva wants a divorce from her boy-crazy hubby, who wants a surfer of his own. Tom, a surfer, is inveigled by Mr. Mead to urinate on him. In a close-up, Mr. Mead receives Tom's offering ecstatically, after which he comments, "I'm a real surfer now."
Plot: male female relationship, beach, father daughter relationship, cruise, mother daughter relationship, coast, husband wife relationship, gay parent, gay father, gay husband, cruising, pregnant daughter
Place: california

Most similar movies to San Diego Surf

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, touching, suspense and sexy films with plots about husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, family relations, male female relationship, father son relationship and gay mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like San Diego Surf: Holiday Heart (2000), 75 Degrees in July (2000), Terra Nova (1998), Midnight Dancer (1987), Raising Heroes (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Holiday Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A drag queen takes in a drug addict and her daughter and helps raise the daughter.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: female impersonator, gay father, mother daughter relationship, drug addiction, fatherhood, gay parent, lgbtq, family relations, relationships, male female relationship, life, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
75 Degrees in July (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry and other conflicts are revealed as one daughter, now a successful modern artist living in New York, returns to visit her Texas family.
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, touching, psychological
Plot: family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, manipulation, homecoming, sibling rivalry, rancher, sister sister relationship, dysfunctional family, family reunited ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.2
 35
Terra Nova (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A disturbed young woman runs away from her New Zealand home and hides away in an Australian boarding house, named Terra Nova. There she finds that every one else in the boarding house is just as zany as she is, and on some levels make her seem sane ...
Plot: teenage girl, boarding house, hiding, dysfunctional family, water, brother brother relationship, hallucination, mother daughter relationship, beach, weirdo, coast, male female relationship ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Midnight Dancer (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 16 year old Australian girl Belinda (Deanne Jeffs) wants to become a ballerina. To makes ends meet, she takes a job as an exotic dancer in a Sydney cabaret. Eventually, she is able to reach her goal, but not before experiencing humanity at best and ...
Plot: dancing, teenage girl, dance, blonde, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, nightclub, mother daughter relationship
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 4.7
 107
Raising Heroes (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Josh and Paul want to adopt Nickie, the child of Paul's recently deceased friend Susan. Susan's mother opposes gays' adopting, and Monday is the final court date. On Friday, Josh stops by a market for milk and glimpses a Mob hit. ...
Plot: gay parent, gay adoption, gay, lgbt, gay interest, gay lead character, gay father, adoption, homosexual, gay couple, gay relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
An Unusual Affair (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Story: Jochen Wenzel, a young teacher, married with two kids, one day surprisingly falls in love with a young male colleague, Tom Leuthner and they begin an unusual affair (= "Eine aussergewöhnliche Affäre"). While Ina, Jochen's wife, ...
Style: suspense, touching, sincere, captivating
Plot: gay, gay lead character, gay husband, lgbt, love triangle, fall in love, extramarital affair, infidelity, falling in love, husband wife relationship, homosexual, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 174
The Shadow Box (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Over the course of a day in a California hospice, three terminally ill patients are observed with their families reflecting on life and death. Adapted for television from the award-winning play by Michael Cristofer.
Plot: love, wheelchair, letter, husband wife relationship, homosexual, cancer, marriage, father son relationship, gay, terminal illness, hospice, long lost daughter ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Obsessed with a Married Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jane Seymour makes a six-course meal of her starring role as a magazine editor in Obsessed With a Married Woman--indeed, her performance is the only tangible reason for sitting through this artistically bankrupt TV movie. The story contrives to have ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, mistress, magazine editor, husband wife relationship, affair, obsession, writers, male female relationship, magazine
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.8
 87
Beyond Honor (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A strikingly bold portrait of oppression and high tension in suburban America. It is the story of Sahira Abdel-Karim (Osuna), a young Egyptian-American woman in a California wedged between two distinct worlds, haunted by memory and bount by ...
Plot: drinking alcohol, slaughterhouse, husband wife relationship, drinking, female nudity, violence, father daughter relationship, sex scene, smoking
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 2K
Flesh (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A heroin junkie works as a prostitute to support his habit and fund an abortion needed by the girlfriend of his lesbian wife. His seedy encounters with delusional and damaged clients, and dates with drag queens and hustlers are heavy on sex, drugs ...
Style: sexy, biting, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: prostitute, hustler, gender, couples, down on your luck, obsession, nightlife, addiction, sexual relations, gender bending, drug abuse, friends ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on a true story of Iowa farm wife Lucile Fray. Ann-Margret plays a dying mother of ten whose last wish is to find loving families for her children.
Plot: family crisis, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, little girl, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, death, little boy, adoption, family relations, cancer, patient ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Thumb Tripping (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gary and Shay are two happy-go-lucky flower children who hitchhike in the beautiful Big Sur-Monterey area of California.
Style: road movie
Plot: husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, journey, love, marriage, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), weirdo, hitchhiker, truck, truck driver, motorcyclist ...
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Family Upside Down (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An elderly married couple find that as their physical and mental health deteriorates, they find themselves dependent more and more upon their grown children.
Plot: old age, retirement home, family, aging, doctor, dying, hospital, husband wife relationship, picnic, deathbed, father son relationship, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Venice Beach (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A runaway tries to survive being homeless at Venice Beach, California.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), beach, telephone, flashback, sex scene, female nudity, robbery, runaway, train
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Graveyard Keeper's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A snapshot of one segment of Estonian present-day life, shown through the eyes of a child: 8 years old Lucia is leading a jolly and naughty Pippi-Longstocking-style life in a small town in Estonia. Her father Kaido, a graveyard keeper, can hardly ...
Plot: female director, abroad, alcohol abuse, mother daughter relationship, unemployment, daughter, little girl, fire, father daughter relationship, orphanage, husband wife relationship, social worker ...
Place: estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Three Days of Rain (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Six Anton Chekhov short stories set in modern day Cleveland during a three day rain storm.
Style: touching, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, drugs, mother daughter relationship, marital discord, desperation, false accusation, drug use, rain, restaurant, coworker relationship, disability, father daughter relationship ...
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.2
 92
Lad: A Dog (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of the rough collie hero, Sunnybank Lad. Based on the book by Albert Payson Terhune.
Plot: girl dog relationship, boy and dog, barking, dog movie, husband wife relationship, dog actor, dog, father daughter relationship, rescue, owner dog relationship, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 172
Water Child (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A 12-year-old girl finds herself stranded on a lonely Caribbean island with a 20-year old retarded man in this sensitively rendered Canadian drama from Quebec. Emile and Cedrine are first seen during their rescue in which both are nearly in a coma. ...
Plot: flashback, sexual awakening, precociousness, island, coming of age, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, maturity, friend, beach, rescue, survival ...
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Unknown Cyclist (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man's dying wish is for the people in his life to participate in a 450-mile charity bicycle ride through Northern California.
Plot: riding a bicycle, cycling, loss of lover, coast, lsd, shower, homosexual, aids, coming out, ash scattering, widow, gay
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Last Passport (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: THE LAST PASSPORT takes place in a passport office...or so you think. George Miller is a 70 year old man who through a variety of encounters, takes us on a journey through his mysterious past to show us we are not all that different.
Plot: father son relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, veteran, post office, friendship, police, military, love, male female relationship, family relations, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Day the Ponies Come Back (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Daniel Moulin goes to New York on a business trip and decides to take advantage of his time in the Big Apple to try and locate the father he never knew. The only thing he has to go on however is an address in the Bronx that is 25 years old.
Plot: landlord, father son relationship, search, grandfather grandson relationship, african american, family relations, burglar, fanatic, male female relationship, search for father, drive by shooting, long lost father ...
Place: bronx new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.8
 276
My Little Girl (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young girl agrees to work in a center for girls who can't stay with their parents. She gets wrapped up in the plights of several of the girls, and tries to help them, but only gets herself into trouble with her parents and supervisor.
Plot: coming of age, female director, hiding place, skepticism, laundry, naivete, suicide attempt, 18 year old, homeless teenager, family relations, suburbs, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 40
Blessing (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set on a Wisconsin dairy farm, Randi, the daughter, is trying to find a way to escape the farm, but her devotion to her family especially Clovis her younger brother is preventing her from doing that; until, that is, she met the local milk truck ...
Plot: drinking, waitress, drifter, farm, milkman, camera, cow, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, twenty something, family relations ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 14K
War Room (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The family-friendly movie explores the transformational role prayer plays in the lives of the Jordan family. Tony and Elizabeth Jordan, a middle-class couple who seemingly have it all – great jobs, a beautiful daughter, their dream home. But ...
Style: inspirational, biblical, christian film, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prayer, african american protagonist, family relations, christian, propaganda, beautiful scenery, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, african american, intergenerational friendship, marital problem, life philosophy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Runaway Father (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman's husband leaves her and their three daughters. Years later she sets out to find him and get him to pay back child support.
Plot: abandoned by husband, redhead, secret identity, welfare, mother daughter relationship, abandoned by father, father daughter relationship, library, abortion, fast food restaurant
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Love is Never Silent (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman struggles with her own need for independence and the obligation she feels for her deaf parents in this depression-era drama. A friend sees her turmoil and tells her she must find happiness on her own. However, the initial joy she finds ...
Plot: great depression, father daughter relationship, marriage, deafness, parent child relationship, guilt, sign language, mother daughter relationship, deaf, family relations
Time: 1930s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the support of her parents (Sharon Gless & Frank Converse), an Arizona adolescent (Helen Hunt) overcomes severe injuries to run in a 10K race.
Plot: teenager, running, athlete, track and field, accident, car accident, husband wife relationship, race, high school athlete, recovery, coma, runner ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
 81
Angel Blue (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dennis (Sam Bottoms) is a handsome, successful and well-liked civic leader who lives in his hometown with his lovely wife (Lisa Eichhorn) and their new baby. When Enrique Vasquez (Marco Rodriguez) and his striking teen daughter Angela (Yeniffer ...
Plot: older man younger woman sex, coach, drinking, adultery, bar, gymnast, bank, extramarital affair, pervert, parking lot, telephone call, neighbor ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 30K
White Oleander (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A teenager journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion.
Style: emotional, disturbing, touching, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, women's prison, teenage life, bad mother, coming of age, family relations, murder, crimes, parents and children, fall in love, custody, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, nova scotia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 3K
Trash (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The movie follows Joe (Dallesandro), a heroin addict, throughout his quest to score more drugs. The episodic plot occurs over a single day and centers around Joe's problematic relationship with his on-off, sexually frustrated girlfriend ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: pregnancy, welfare, drug addict, infidelity, male prostitute, social differences, transvestism, urban ghetto, sexual dysfunction, couples, transsexual, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%