Movies like The Flood: Who Will Save Our Children?

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The Flood: Who Will Save Our Children? (1993)
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The Flood: Who Will Save Our Children? (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In rural Comfort, Texas, the strict protestant Horizon Bible church community holds its annual, pretty strictly supervised summer camp, with mandatory prayer sessions, for fraternizing teens from all over the States. The day before their departure, storm weather is announced, the busses even ride early to keep ahead, but the wind makes a river rise too fast: the busses are caught, everybody must run on foot. As TV reporters see from their helicopter, the rising water is too fast for one bus after choosing the wrong way, children and staff must climb in trees but can't cling on very long.
Plot: tragedy, summer camp, prayer, rescue, flood, praying, natural disaster, family relations, bus, self sacrifice, loss of friend, loss of child, male bonding, undressing, male friendship, catastrophe, friendship between men, loss of son
Place: texas

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Most similar movies to The Flood: Who Will Save Our Children?

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and sentimental films with plots about family relations, catastrophe, small town, parents and children, redemption, dysfunctional family and social relations mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Flood: Who Will Save Our Children?: Lily Dale (1996), The Trip to Bountiful (1985), A Call to Remember (1997), Texasville (1990), Saved by Grace (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lily Dale (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A precocious teenager abruptly altered family life. His brother, a young a little strange, returns home after years away and threatens to reveal a secret that could devastate the family.
Plot: alienation, brother sister relationship, estrangement, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, family relations, mother son relationship
Time: 1910s
Place: texas, houston texas
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95%
The Trip to Bountiful (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Carrie Watts is living the twilight of her life trapped in an apartment in 1940's Houston, Texas with a controlling daughter-in-law and a hen-pecked son. Her fondest wish -- just once before she dies -- is to revisit Bountiful, the small Texas ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: bus, redemption, small town, family relations, homecoming, americana, self discovery, escape, hopes, golden years, love and romance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: escapades, daring rescue, heroes, confined, twins, danger, babies and infants, isolation, media coverage, police chief, baby, trapped ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Call to Remember (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Paula Tobias, a Holocaust survivor who has suffered the ultimate personal tragedy of losing her spouse and children during the Nazi occupation of World War II. Now re-married and living in America during the late 1960's with husband David, they ...
Plot: holocaust, teen angst, holocaust survivor, dysfunctional family, overprotective parent, family relations, remarry, injury, parent child relationship, jewish, hidden money, survivor ...
Time: 1960s, year 1967, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow, battling for survival against the elements. Using only meager supplies and resourcefulness, the young ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: rescue, catastrophe, survival, wilderness, snowstorm, isolation, family life, forces of nature, confined, heroes, danger, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s
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61%
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Texasville (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Summer, 1984: 30 years after Duane captained the high school football team and Jacy was homecoming queen, this Texas town near Wichita Falls prepares for its centennial. Oil prices are down, banks are failing, and Duane's $12 million in debt. ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, americana, lovers reunited, pregnancy, reunion, social relations, human nature, parents and children, couple relations, friendship, introspection, small town life ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Saved by Grace (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A retired police officer, despondent over the loss of his family, contemplates a dramatic decision which will change his life forever, until he meets a mysterious woman who, through her personal stories, gives him a reason to re-examine what is most ...
Style: christian film, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: christian, family relations, father son relationship, faith, prayer, love, fatherhood, husband wife relationship, father, grief, integrity, responsibility
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Trip to Bountiful (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Carrie Watts begrudgingly lives with her busy, overprotective son, Ludie and pretentious daughter-in-law, Jessie Mae. No longer able to drive and forbidden to travel alone, she wishes for freedom from the confines of the house.
Style: sentimental, realistic, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: on the road, getting home, family relations, redemption, escapades, golden years, elderly, journey, childhood home, female protagonist, memories, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Hurricane (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two hurricane hunters track a huge, violent hurricane that is bearing down on a Gulf Coast town.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: hurricane, chases and races, adventure, rescue, escapades, danger, heroes, forces of nature, catastrophe, running out of gas, party, u.s. navy ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Challenger (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A profile of the astronauts, crew, and civilians who were involved in the January 28, 1986 flight of the spaceship, Challenger, that resulted in its explosion upon takeoff. The center point of the film is the safety inspections and arguments ...
Style: bleak, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: nasa, spacecraft, catastrophe, astronaut, space shuttle, heroes, danger, escapades, space and aliens, bar, school teacher, explosion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1986
Place: texas, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Fire and Rain (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This movie is based on the actual events on the tragic day of August 2nd, 1985. Delta Airlines flight 191 en route to Los Angeles Via Dallas Ft Worth took off from Ft Lauderdale, Fl. When the plane was landing in Ft Worth wind-shear from a strong ...
Plot: crash, air disaster, catastrophe, thunderstorm, airplane accident
Time: year 1985
Place: dallas texas, texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Apostle (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After his happy life spins out of control, a preacher from Texas changes his name, goes to Louisiana and starts preaching on the radio.
Style: talky, realistic, touching, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: coma, redemption, preacher, small town, minister, forgiveness, jealousy, country, radio, social relations, sin, human nature ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: texas, louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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 ⇓
47%
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1918 (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's 1918, the height of United States involvement in World War I - Liberty Bonds are sold, German immigrants are suspected as traitors or saboteurs, young men everywhere succumb to the patriotism and propaganda and enlist. In a small Texas ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, small town, influenza, society, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, family relations, battles, social relations, unfulfillment, bittersweet ...
Time: 1910s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The King Is Alive (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Finland, South Africa, Norway, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Stranded in the heat of a barren African desert, eleven bus-passengers shelter in the remnants of an abandoned town. As rescue grows more remote by the day and anxiety deepens, an idea emerges: why not stage a play. However the choice of King Lear ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, bleak, stylized, melancholic ...
Plot: desert, survival, isolation, rescue, stranded, danger, life is a bitch, human nature, bus, village, culture clash, village life ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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.
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Places in the Heart (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
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Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1935, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Raggedy Man (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nita, a divorced mother of two boys, is stuck working as a telephone operator in a small Texas town in World War II. Her friendship with a sailor on leave causes tongues to wag in town.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, talky, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, teens
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Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Stars Fell on Henrietta (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The setting is early America during the oil boom. An elderly, down on his luck 'oil man', Mr. Cox finds himself in the town of Henrietta. Using unconventional methods, he convinces himself and local Don Day that there is oil on Day's ...
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: countryside, oil, hopes, restaurant, aging, danger, obsessive quest, heist, social relations, family relations, one last chance, family life ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1935
Place: texas, usa, new jersey, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Camp (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 12-year-old Eli finds himself at summer CAMP
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic, suspense ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 575
Convicts (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Texas writer Horton Foote's touching story set in 1902 features Robert Duvall as Sol, the hardened boss of a sugar plantation who unwittingly becomes a mentor to a young boy named Horace (Lukas Haas), who comes to Sol looking for a way to earn ...
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, sincere, atmospheric
Plot: family relations, farm, coming of age, orphan, hopes, youth, obsessive quest, nothing goes right, master and servant, social relations, friends, society ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 420
A Rising Tide (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An inspirational story of redemption, Hell of a View tells the tale of a young chef, Sam Rama. After the destruction of his family's well-established Atlantic City restaurant during Hurricane Sandy, Sam must grow up quickly, taking the biggest ...
Style: suspense, disaster movie, motivational, touching
Plot: restaurant, family relations, hurricane, redemption, human relationship, natural disaster, forces of nature, trapped, parenthood, family, catastrophe, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The War at Home (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jeremy Collier is a Vietnam veteran who has returned home and is struggling to cope with the war experiences that haunt him. He is also at odds with his family, who cannot begin to understand what he has been through. Jeremy's battles with his ...
Style: serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: resentment, family relations, thanksgiving, dysfunctional family, parents and children, siblings relations, haunted by the past, introspection, war, love and romance, life is a bitch, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 10
Indiscretion (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: INDISCRETION Drama/Suspense USA. 85 min. 2006 A harrowing morality tale of past sins exposed and old wounds reopened. Two brothers have conflict over their abusive father, interconnects with a 12-year-old's fate that hinges on a prayer and a ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: child abuse, girl, priest, loss of son, physical abuse, prayer, car accident, letter, paramedic, balloon, repressed memory
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Earthquake (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Armenia, Russia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the devastating Spitak earthquake of December 7th, Konstantin Berezhnoy, a 50-year-old Russian, and Robert Melkonyan, a 28-year-old Armenian, work together to rescue the desperate survivors.
Style: disaster movie, psychological, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: natural disaster, earthquake, catastrophe, mass destruction, russian, rescue, ruins, demolished city, armenian, disaster film, survival, deadly ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: armenia, ussr, soviet union, caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
On Valentine's Day (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Elizabeth defies her wealthy parents by running off and marrying a young man of humble prospects, and her parents have not spoken to her since - even though the couple lives in a rooming house nearby, they are struggling financially, and she is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: small town, alcohol abuse, small town life, love affair, hotel, family life, pregnancy, americana, homecoming, golden years, adult virgin, humble ...
Time: 1910s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Plastic Man (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A seemingly happily married, successful plastic surgeon embarks on a torrid affair with tragic consequences for his marriage and those close to him.
Plot: affair, plastic surgeon, family relations, extramarital affair, male female relationship, other woman, marriage, tragedy, infidelity, marital infidelity
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Redemption of the Ghost (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When convicted embezzler Witt Hampton (Gene Bicknell) escapes from prison, a lonely barn serves as the perfect hideout -- until a pair of tykes stumbles on him. Telling the tots he's a ghost, Witt strikes up a friendship with the pair. Soon, ...
Plot: prayer, single mother, river, widow, children, diner, waitress, old car, convict, aunt, old house, overalls ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
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Annie's Point (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Annie (Bette White) wants to disperse her husband's ashes at a locale in California that they had named Annie's Point. Annie needs a bypass immediately and she wants to send out the ashes on her 50th wedding anniversary.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: elderly, on the road, parents and children, last wish, family relations, escapades, golden years, rescue, gambling, cross country, jail, medical examination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 214
The Wild Duck (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Wild Duck is a 1983 Australian film adapted from the play by Ibsen
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, couples, family life, parents and children, dysfunctional family, society, love and romance, mental illness, high society, tragedy, bird, male female relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%