Movies like Please Don't Hit Me, Mom

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Please Don't Hit Me, Mom (1981)
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Please Don't Hit Me, Mom (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A babysitter realizes that one of the children she looks after is being physically abused by his mother.
Plot: teenager, basketball, nanny, child abuse, single mother, brother brother relationship, mother son relationship, divorced divorcee, verbal abuse, female director

Most similar movies to Please Don't Hit Me, Mom

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, feel good, captivating and semi serious films with plots about teenager, mother son relationship, sport, youth, family relations, teenage life and ambition mostly in Drama, Sport and Family genres. Some movies like Please Don't Hit Me, Mom: Crossing the Line (2002), Amateur (2018), Rock the Paint (2005), The St. Tammany Miracle (1994), Necessary Parties (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Crossing the Line (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former basketball star moves to a small town to assistant coach for a high school championship-winning basketball team.
Plot: basketball, motivational speaker, teacher student relationship, parenthood, soccer match, mental breakdown, heart attack, single father, single mother, working mom, father daughter relationship, flash forward ...
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95%
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Amateur (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 14-year-old basketball phenom Terron Forte has to navigate the under-the-table world of amateur athletics when he is recruited to an elite NCAA prep school.
Style: inspirational, semi serious, captivating, emotional, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: basketball, sport competition, sport team, teenager, basketball player, sport, desire for fame, professional sports, follow your dream, direction and purpose, ambition, chance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Rock the Paint (2005)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story ignites when teenager Josh Sendler has to pack up his hoop dreams and move from the lush cornfields of Indiana to the harsh inner-city playgrounds of Newark, N.J.. He meets and befriends basketball phenom, Antwon Jackson, on ...
Plot: youth, basketball, city life, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, racist, job, basketball coach, gang, swearing, racial slur, catholic church ...
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The St. Tammany Miracle (1994)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The St. Tammany Miracle is an inspiring story which shows how a determined coach can bring a handful of individuals from the failure of a dark and dusty gym into the glaring light of a state championship!
Plot: basketball, religion, high school, family relations
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70%
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Necessary Parties (1988)
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Chris Mills goes to court to prevent his parents from ending their marriage.
Plot: family relations, youth, marriage, lawsuit, disturbed child, middle school, junior high school, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, divorce, teenage boy, boy hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Boy Who Drank Too Much (1980)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Scott Baio plays a high school hockey player. He is well liked and well respected among his coach and teammates. What they don't know is that he is an alcoholic. His background comes from his father, who is also an alcoholic. Baio must work to ...
Plot: troubled teen, ice hockey, alcohol abuse, family relations, loner, father son relationship, drunkenness, widower, teenager, confrontation, temper, bartender
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
International Velvet (1978)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A charming sequel to the hit National Velvet follows our young heroine and her trusty steed overseas.
Style: uplifting, realistic, semi serious, sincere, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: girl horse relationship, horse, youth, equestrian, teenager, horse race, orphan, coming of age, human animal relationship, ambition, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
A Christmas Memory (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A boy, Buddy, whose parents have split and whose mother is an actress in New York, has been dumped in the south at the small-town home of some older cousins, all of whom are unmarried.
Style: semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, youth, small town, friendship, family relations, buddies, golden years, love and romance, family gatherings, countryside, small town life, family life ...
Place: alabama, southern usa
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The Mighty Pawns (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Inner city kids are given new direction when they are convinced to join the school chess team.
Plot: chess, education, junior high school, teacher student relationship, dedicated teacher, boss, assault, theft, power, studying, high school life, teenage angst ...
Time: 80s
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54%
The Last Game (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young woman who has bad hearing tries to play basketball.
Plot: coach, basketball, faith, basketball player, sign language, basketball coach, caucasian, sport, teenager, crying, basketball court, latex gloves ...
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53%
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Skater Girl (2021)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, India
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Prerna, a teenager growing up in rural India, comes of age when she’s introduced to the sport of skateboarding. As a result, she has to fight the odds to follow her dreams and compete in the national championship.
Style: captivating, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, skateboard, skateboarder, girl, longing, teenage life, skater, social relations, direction and purpose, female protagonist, ambition, desire for fame ...
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51%
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Champions (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Spain
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A basketball coach is sentenced to community service, forced to work with a team of mentally disabled players.
Style: inspirational, sincere, motivational, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: human relationship, basketball, overcoming, husband wife relationship, basketball coach, husband wife conflict, loss of job, ambition, rivalry, friendship, transformation, against the odds ...
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50%
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Rodeo Girl (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Shipped off to her American dad's ranch for the summer, a teen and her horse Lucky Lad compete for a spot at the National Youth Rodeo.
Style: captivating, disturbing, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: horse, girl horse relationship, extreme sport, rodeo, rider horse relationship, human animal relationship, father daughter relationship, racehorse, family relations, father and daughter, sport, contests and competitions ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Women's Room (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A wife is sick and tired of her husband's infidelities, so she leaves home and goes back to grad-school. There she meets many self-confident women who help her find her own voice.
Plot: feminist, female friendship, feminism, love, marriage, self fulfillment, women's liberation, women's rights, lesbian, divorced divorcee
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Across the Tracks (1990)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Billy returns from reform school he has to attend a different high school at the other side of town. He tries to start with a clean slate but his old rival doesn't make it easy on him and his buddy Louie tries to make him go astray again. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, emotional, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: running, school, empire, runner, high school, family relations, teenage boy, brother, teenage life, siblings relations, contests and competitions, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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47%
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Rad (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A BMX racer who lives in a small town with his mother and sister is faced with a tough decision, qualify for Helltrack or take his SAT's in order to attend college.
Style: semi serious, captivating, touching, disturbing, feel good ...
Plot: underdog, bicycle, teenage protagonist, human spirit, youth, rivalry, contests and competitions, against the odds, newspaper, riding a bicycle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Thursday's Child (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sam Alden is the 17-year-old high school star player in baseball who seems to have it all. However, his family notices that he is often bothered with fits of coughing. Worried, his parents decide to take him to the hospital, where they are shocked ...
Plot: teenager, doctor, father son relationship, illness, heart transplant, heart disease, family relations, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Hunter (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan, Kazakhstan, Switzerland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Kakakh kid (12) commits a robbery with a pistol he stole from a hunter. The hunter gives him a choice: either he goes to jail or they undertake a harsh journey through the mountains. Poetic Central Asian horse opera about the laws of nature.
Plot: survival, nature, single mother, outdoor sex, hunter, coming of age, teenager, horse riding, countryside, mother son relationship, tent, gunshot
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47%
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Full-Court Miracle (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Full-Court Miracle is a 2003 Disney Channel Original Movie. It premiered on November 23, 2003. Inspired by the true story of University of Virginia basketball star Lamont Carr, the film centers on a group of young Jewish basketball players who ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: miraculous event, college, athlete's life, ambition, human spirit, against the odds, disney, sport team, underdog, rivalry, contests and competitions, follow your dream ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia
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46%
Dark Was the Night (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the aftermath of tragedy, a woman and her teenage son must forge into uncharted territory in order to move on with their lives.
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: teenager, loss of father, loss of husband, life is a bitch, mother son relationship, family problems, single mother, mother and son, family life, family tragedy, teenage life, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Perfect Catch (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When Jessica Parker’s former high school boyfriend, superstar baseball player Chase Taynor, returns to town, she finds the inspiration to reinvent her struggling diner… and revisits the past to find something even better for the future.
Style: romantic, light, humorous, feel good, sweet
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: high school sweetheart, baseball player, old love, male female relationship, diner, small town, single mother, second chance, mother son relationship, happy ending, getting home, character change ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Johnny Tsunami (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Hawaiian teenage surfer shows off his skills when he takes to the snow slopes in Vermont.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, scenic
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: surfing, snowboard, disney, skiing, friendship, friends, radical, sport, contests and competitions, teenage life, youth, winter sports ...
Time: 90s
Place: vermont, hawaii
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44%
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44 (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Based on true events, 44 is the story of Migs, an 18 year old high school student trapped between the two opposing forces of his father, a drug dealer and convicted felon, and his mother, an NYPD cop.
Plot: father son relationship, nypd, 18 year old, teenager, drug dealer, policewoman, mother son relationship
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43%
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Emma's Chance (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While fulfilling her community service hours at a horse rescue ranch, Emma forms an unlikely bond with an abused show horse who won't let anyone ride him.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, sentimental, sweet
Plot: horse, horse ranch, teenage girl, community service, friendship, teenage protagonist, bonding, rehabilitation, human spirit, farm, teenage life, youth ...
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43%
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Miles (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High school senior Miles Walton joins the girls volleyball team in hopes of winning a college scholarship, which causes an uproar in his small Illinois farming town.
Style: captivating, feel good, light, suspense, sincere ...
Plot: volleyball, high school athlete, gay, movie theatre, small town, lgbt, team, coach, high school teacher, support group, high school sports, high school ...
Time: year 1999, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Winner Never Quits (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fact-based story of a young boy who lost his right arm in a childhood accident, but went on to fulfill his dreams of playing major-league baseball. The story of Pete Gray.
Plot: baseball, disability, major league, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, athlete, handicapped, one armed man
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Cloud 9 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set high atop snow-capped mountains in the adrenaline-fueled world of competitive snowboarding, the Disney Channel Original Movie “Cloud 9″ tells the inspiring story of two snowboarders who must overcome self-doubt to learn that achieving their ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: snowboarding, follow your dream, couples, opposites attract, rivalry, parents and children, disorder, extreme sport, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, athlete's life, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa, seattle
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39%
Rocket's Red Glare (2000)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Story: A troubled 17-year-old Todd Baker restores a Mercury Redstone rocket as a science project with the help of his ex-astronaut grandfather. When a NASA emergency leaves a space shuttle and its crew in danger, Todd's rocket is the only one ready ...
Plot: empire, teenage boy, rocket launching, grandfather grandson relationship, loss of father, teenager, widow, rocket, space shuttle, grandfather, meteor shower, nasa ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Way Back (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A former basketball all-star, who has lost his wife and family foundation in a struggle with addiction attempts to regain his soul and salvation by becoming the coach of a disparate ethnically mixed high school basketball team at his alma mater.
Style: realistic, touching, inspirational, motivational, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: basketball, sport, prodigy, basketball coach, coach, sport team, basketball team, ambition, underdog, beer, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: future, year 1998
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Legendary (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A book-smart teenager joins his school's wrestling team as a way to reunite his surviving family members, who split apart after the death of his father, a college wrestling legend, 10 years ago.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, rough, exciting
Plot: wrestling, family relations, teenage life, rivalry, contests and competitions, sport, youth, social relations, martial arts, fight, arrest, death of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oklahoma
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37%