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Touch the Sun: Princess Kate (1988)
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Touch the Sun: Princess Kate (1988)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Kate McLelland's life is a normal one of a girl her age in the eastern suburbs, until her discovery that she is adopted. This is the story of her search for her natural mother and the resulting relationship.
Plot: teenage girl, parent child relationship, search for mother, family relations, adoption, girl, father daughter relationship, family secret, mother daughter relationship, 14 year old, adopted daughter, birth mother, adoptive father adopted daughter relationship, curly hair, adoptive mother adopted daughter relationship
Place: australia, sydney australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, captivating, sincere and realistic films with plots about teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, family relations, father daughter relationship, teenager, female director and friendship mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like Touch the Sun: Princess Kate: Double Dad (2021), Midnight Dancer (1987), Twisted Roots (2009), Tiger Cruise (2004), Rip Tide (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Greatest Store In The World (1999)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Geraldine and her two daughters, Livvie and Angeline, are living rough on the streets on London. When their van blows up, they must find an alternitive place to stay. At first, they live in temporary housing, but the conditions are unbearable. ...
Plot: female director, family relations, sister sister relationship, teenage girl, homelessness, single mother, girl, department store, store, van, christmas, security guard ...
Place: london
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95%
 5.6
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Double Dad (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While her mom is away, a teen sneaks out of the hippie commune where she lives and embarks on a life-changing adventure to discover who her father is.
Style: light, captivating, funny, entertaining
Plot: parent child relationship, hippie, community, hippie commune, teenage life, adventure, adolescence, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, lifestyle, family, search for father ...
Place: rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 ⇓
81%
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 191
Twisted Roots (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this stylish Finnish drama, the secrets and desires of a family can no longer be suppressed. Mikko turns out to have a hereditary illness. Since then he has been worried. How long can he continue to run the family business that he and inherited ...
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, touching
Plot: family relations, secret, parent child relationship, interracial adoption, adopted daughter, husband wife relationship, family problems, family secret, little girl, adoption, dysfunctional family, family crisis ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Tiger Cruise (2004)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On its last leg homeward, from Pearl Harbour (Hawaii) to San Diego, the USS Constellation hosts a jolly 'tiger cruise' for USNavy, Marines and USNAF relatives, mainly minors ('Navy brats'). Attitudes and emotions vary from simple ...
Plot: cruise ship, father daughter relationship, father figure, u.s. military, girl, aircraft carrier, terrorism, cook, career, kitchen, teenage boy, cruise ...
Time: september 11 2001
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Rip Tide (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 85 min.
Story: There comes a point in everyone’s life when you have to make a decision about the direction you’re going to take. For newly-18 American fashion model Cora, that time is now. She’s moved to an Australian coastal town to be with her favourite ...
Style: romantic, light, colourful, entertaining
Plot: surfing, love and romance, teenage girl, model, friends, female protagonist, youth, beach, family problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, male objectification ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Girl of the Limberlost (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage girl living in 1908 rural Indiana attends high school despite her mother's fierce opposition of her life, the friendship of a free-spirted older woman helps her stick to her goals.
Plot: teenage girl, teen angst, violinist, widow, mother daughter relationship, single mother, child's point of view, single parent, naturalist, family relations, countryside, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, victorian era, 1900s
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Fire in the Stone (1984)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Teenager Ernie lives with his alcoholic father in the harsh and lawless opal fields of Coober Pedy in outback South Australia. When his cache of precious opals is stolen, Ernie and his best friend are determined to find the thief.
Plot: ladder, motorcycle, booby trap, walkman, kiss, thief, miner, teenager, jewel, christmas, mine, fire ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Only Clouds Move the Stars (1998)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Eleven year old Maria has lost her little brother to cancer. Having disappeared into herself, her mother is no longer there for Maria and her father struggles to keep the family together. Maria meets Jacob, who is the same age as she, but with a ...
Plot: female director, mother daughter relationship, death of brother, boy girl relationship, sadness, grandfather granddaughter relationship, death of son, family relations, cancer, father daughter relationship, friend, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
 1K
Rip Girls (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A teen-age girl and her father come to an island on Hawaii, they find a closer relationship to each other and think about changing the island. During her adventures, Sydney finds friends, a new hobby with her fantastic photography, and the truth ...
Style: colourful, captivating, inspirational
Plot: friendship, teenage girl, surfing, father daughter relationship, teen romance, female director, friend, teenage boy, male female relationship
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 13
Under Water (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Yonatan, Michal's dad, turned orthodox and left her family when she was very yang. 7 years later, when he appears at her mother's funeral, all the anger and tensions in the family are brought up again. Michal on the other hand, is very ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage girl, swimming, judaism, identity, father daughter relationship, orthodox jew, death of mother, genealogy, family relations, teenager, funeral ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Wild About Harry (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: British widower Harry Goodhart (Tate Donovan) decides to make a fresh start and moves with his teenage daughters (Danielle Savre and Skye McCole Bartusiak) to Cape Cod in 1973. But Harry can't leave behind the secret that threatens to tear his ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, teenage life, couples, love and romance, youth, gender, gay parent, teenage girl, father daughter relationship, secret, single father ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.8
 318
Sweet 15 (1990)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Nothing is more important to Mexican-American Marta Delacruz than her quinceanera -- the traditional 15th birthday celebration that symbolically ushers a young girl into adulthood. Marta is understandably angry and resentful when her father cancels ...
Plot: boss, waltz, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, celebration, dancing, teenage girl, illegal immigration, mexican american, birthday, illegal immigrant, father daughter relationship ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Winter's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For 11-year-old Kattaka it's an escape: she's looking for her biological father, a Russian sailor whose ship is currently moored in Gdansk and whose existence her parents have kept secret until now. For 70-year-old Lena it's a journey ...
Style: road movie, touching, humorous, captivating, sincere
Plot: teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, tragic past, road trip, little boy, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, car trouble, best friend, winter, family relations, christmas eve ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 979
Opal Dream (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pobby & Dingan are invisible. They live in an opal town in Australia and are friends with Kellyanne, the 9 year-old daughter of an opal miner. The film tells the story of the bizarre and inexplicable disappearance of Pobby & Dingan, ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: imaginary friend, family relations, friendship, terminal illness, imaginary character, siblings relations, culture clash, self discovery, hopes, small town, single parent, mischievous children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Our Little Sister (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A story that revolves around three sisters who live in their grandmother's home and the arrival of their 13-year-old half sister.
Style: realistic, sincere, captivating, touching, entertaining
Plot: family, family relations, sister sister relationship, teenage girl, responsibility, mother daughter relationship, nurse, restaurant, small town, food, death, half sister ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 178
June R (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 99 min.
Story: June R is a 2006 Tamil drama film directed by Revathy Varmha. The film stars Jyothika in the title role with Kushboo, Saritha and Biju Menon in supporting roles. The film's soundtrack are composed by Malayalam composer Sharreth, while Madhu ...
Plot: female director, adoptive mother adopted daughter relationship, adoption, custody, orphan, court, mother daughter relationship, female bonding, female protagonist, death, lawyer, adoptive mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mary Christmas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Californian widower Joel Wallace, a successful businessman, is a great catch in a grand mansion, but absorbed by his work. His daughter Felice writes to a TV Christmas special, hoping for a 'new mammy'.
Style: touching, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: nanny, family relations, single parent, christmas, hopes, family life, parents and children, fall in love, tv show, wish come true, romance, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fourth grader and her friends deal with bullying from a more popular girl in their class.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, youth, family relations, family life, school, family, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, teacher student relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 1K
Fatima (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Fatima, a Moroccan-born woman who now lives in France with her two teenage daughters, with whom she is barely able to communicate.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, realistic
Plot: studying, separated parents, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, cleaning lady, racism, language barrier, maid, working class, single mother, teenager, school ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Back Home (TV Movie) (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: During World War II, young Rusty was sent to America for safety. It's now five years later and the spunky redhead returns to her native England. From the family she hardly remembers to snobby classmates and rule-filled boarding schools, Rusty ...
Plot: world war two, boy, scaffold, cigarette smoking, dancing, redhead, fainting, friendship, sneaking out, redhead girl, braided hair, independent woman ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Goodbye, Miss 4th of July (1988)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The inspiring true-life drama of 17-year-old Niki Janus. After fleeing persecution in Greece, Niki and her family immigrate to West Virginia and begin living the American Dream. Among their friends is Big John Creed, a wise and helpful handyman. But ...
Plot: immigration, teenage girl, world war one, greek, racism, racial prejudice, 16 year old, prejudice, influenza, immigrants, ku klux klan, death of title character ...
Time: year 1916
Place: west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Alternate Weeks (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A 12 year old girl and her 8 year old brother live one week with their mother and the next week with their father. The girl blamers her mother, a super businesswoman for the divorce and turns all her anger on her. She prefers the weeks with her ...
Plot: sms, brother sister relationship, text messaging, family relations, birthday party, school, kiss, father son relationship, male female relationship, piano teacher, coming of age, divorce ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Sharing the Secret (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl who feels she must always seem happy for her parents and friends secretly binges and purges.
Style: emotional, psychological, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: eating disorder, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, bulimia, teenage daughter, family relations, mental illness, family life, teenage life, parents and children, starvation, physical appearance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 381
The Unpolished (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stevie, a precocious 14-year-old girl must cope with the instabilities of her immoderate parents. When they decide to move to a small provincial town in Germany, Stevie attempts to slip into a normal life. Whilst her parents playfully escape their ...
Style: captivating, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: generation gap, dysfunctional family, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, parent child relationship, moving, female director, drug dealer, teenager, debt, unfaithful husband, cheating wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 117
Mamas & Papas (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Interconnected stories revolving around children; a fertility doctor loses her only child; a couple tries desperately to conceive; an unmarried woman gets pregnant and wants to abort, but her boyfriend wants to keep the baby; a poor woman who can ...
Plot: infertility, parent child relationship, female director, parenthood, abortion, mother daughter relationship, loss of daughter, death of child, female doctor, telephone call, pregnancy, older woman younger man relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Lightning, the White Stallion (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a stolen white stallion escapes his captors, young Stephanie Ward gives him a new home and a new name: Lightning. As she grooms the horse for show-jumping competition, the pair forms an unbreakable bond. But when Stephanie finds herself in need ...
Plot: horse riding, horse, horse jumping, girl horse relationship, horse trainer, escapades, boy horse relationship, teenage girl, gambling, boy, equestrian, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Raising the Bar (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 16-year-old Kelly quits an elite gymnastics program and moves to Australia. To help out a new friend and show up an old rival she re-enters competitive gymnastics, she'll have to find a way to move forward while making amends with her past.
Style: light, captivating, sincere, feel good, visually appealing
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: gymnastics, gymnast, australian, rivalry, teenage girl, girl, society, sport, friendship, youth, adventure, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Railway Children (1970)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Waterbury family are completely happy until mysterious men take their father away and they have to move up to Yorkshire without him. The three open-hearted children soon make many friends including their Old Gentleman whom they regularly wave to ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, emotional, nostalgic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: family relations, teenage girl, railway station, countryside, adventure, family, child's point of view, human spirit, friendship, parents and children, family life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s, victorian, victorian era ...
Place: yorkshire, england, europe, northern england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Girl on the Edge (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A powerful true story about the journey of a troubled teenage girl who finds healing in the most unlikely of places, and who must choose to either invest in her own recovery or succumb to the trauma of her past.
Style: suspense, bleak, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: injury, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, family home, self mutilation, interracial friendship, teenage girl, girl horse relationship, support group, teenager, rape, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%