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3 Foot Ball and Souls (2017)
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3 Foot Ball and Souls (2017)
Original name: 三尺魂
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of four decides to commit suicide using gigantic fireworks. But every time the fireworks explode, they find themselves back in time before they carried out the plan. They suspect the cause to be the young age of one of the members and try to convince the high school girl to quit.
Style: psychological, suspense, thought provoking, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, contemplative, weird
Plot: suicide, teenager, depression, time travel, time loop, teenage girl, japanese schoolgirl, meeting, fireworks, society, suicidal thoughts, youth, suicidal, danger, band, suicidal tendency, deadly, chat room, death, hospital, theft, schoolgirl, doctor, bullying, photograph ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative and suspense films with plots about youth, teenager, society, teenage girl, friendship, life is a bitch and family relations mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like 3 Foot Ball and Souls: A Cappella (2016), Ah, Wilderness: Part 2 (2017), Detachment (2011), The Third Wife (2018), The Saver (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Cappella (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in the year 1969 in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. Kyoko Noma is a loving female high school student who takes part in campus protests. One day, she meets university student Wataru Domoto in the tea cafe Mubansou ("A Cappella"). ...
Style: tense, contemplative, suspense, unusual plot structure, sincere ...
Plot: protest, revolution, japanese schoolgirl, youth, schoolgirl, friendship, dishonesty, high school, society, danger, heroes, short skirt ...
Time: year 1969
Place: japan
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95%
Ah, Wilderness: Part 2 (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Set in the near future around Shinjuku, Tokyo. Shinji got out from a youth detention center. Barikan suffers from stuttering and extreme shyness. These two men meet in a boxing gym. Shinji and Barikan become friends and pursue boxing under a ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, disturbing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: boxing, friendship, japanese man, speech impediment, inferiority complex, training, friendship between men, fight, danger, violence, youth, deadly ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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76%
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Detachment (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A chronicle of three weeks in the lives of several high school teachers, administrators and students through the eyes of substitute teacher, Henry Barthes. Henry roams from school to school, imparting modes of knowledge, but never staying long ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, bleak, serious, depressing ...
Plot: depression, teacher, teachers and students, suicide, classroom, dedicated educator, unhappy, social problems, social decay, human relationship, life is a bitch, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Saki Achiga-hen: Episode of Side-A (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Sequel movie to the live-action Saki TV series.
Style: captivating, sincere, tense, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: mahjong, teenager, japanese girl, sexy girl, japanese teenager, friends, contests and competitions, friendship, youth, escapades, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Third Wife (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Though only 14 years old, May is selected to be the third wife of a wealthy landowner. Her new home seems idyllic, her husband favours her, and she quickly becomes pregnant with what she is certain will be the desired male progeny. But trouble is ...
Style: suspense, psychological, touching, unusual plot structure, rough ...
Plot: arranged marriage, 14 year old, family relations, teenage girl, teenager, childhood, countryside, fiancee, girl, forced marriage, parents and children, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: vietnam
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61%
 6.6
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The Saver (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When teenaged Fern is orphaned in the middle of a harsh Montreal winter, she is determined to avoid her mother’s tragic fate, and take care of herself. With Youth Protection nipping at her heels, she lies about her name and age, to get a job as a ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, contemplative, thought provoking ...
Plot: teenage girl, cleaning lady, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, teenage protagonist, life is a bitch, orphan, millionaire, money, youth, new life, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Young Girls in Black (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Noémie and Priscilla, two teenage girls from working class backgrounds, cultivate the same violence, the same contempt of the world. They are a source of serious concern for family and friends, who sense them capable of going to extremes. Noémie ...
Style: emotional, contemplative, tense, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: human nature, teenage life, youth, society, family problems, dysfunctional family, death, suicidal thoughts, suicide thoughts, friendship, coming of age, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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59%
De toutes mes forces (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Nassim, a 16-year-old boy, is placed with a family in the suburbs following the death of his drug addict mother. But he refuses to integrate into the social setting that surrounds him. He invents another life for himself, similar to that of his ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, suspenseful, contemplative ...
Plot: teenage boy, troubled teen, school, death of mother, pregnant teenager, unplanned pregnancy, teenage girl, high school, youth, society, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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And Then I Go (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two teenage outsiders are demoralized daily at school, until an idea for vengeance offers them a terrifying release.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, thought provoking, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: bullying, friendship between boys, revenge, best friend, school, teenage boy, best friends, friendship, tragedy, police, society, school shooting ...
Time: 21st century
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
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Fremde Tochter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Lena meets 19-year-old Farid, a young Muslim. She has a clear-cut attitude towards his culture and religion: utter rejection. Despite their differences – or perhaps because of them – they fall in love.
Style: psychological, contemplative, captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: teenage girl, tragic love, teenage protagonist, cultural difference, female protagonist, 17 year old, teenager, teenage boy, couple relations, teenage pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 106
6A (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 61 min.
Story: As if immersed in the situation, the viewer witnesses a distressing encounter between angry parents, a helpless teacher and three schoolgirls. It soon becomes clear that certain things are going wrong in their class. There have been complaints of ...
Style: suspense, tense, contemplative, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: bullying, school, teacher, teenager, school teacher, mistrust, parents, crisis, friendship, doubt, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
You Shine in the Moonlit Night (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Takuya Okada (Takumi Kitamura) is a high school student. He visits his classmate Mamizu Watarase (Mei Nagano) in the hospital. Mamizu Watarase suffers from the mysterious ailment “Luminescence disease.” People who have the disease show a faint ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, contemplative, tense ...
Plot: terminal illness, teenage girl, classmate, japanese schoolgirl, hospital, girl, teenager, hospitalized person, bucket list, hospitalization, high school friend, japanese teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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50%
 4.6
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Paris Is Us (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dreams and reality collide as a young woman navigates a tumultuous relationship amid rising social tensions, protests and tragedies in Paris.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense, tense ...
Plot: teenager, fear, archive footage, couples, struggle, police, french, terrorism, economic crisis, terrorist attack, riot, youth ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 29
Bopem (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Kazakhstan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Teenager Ruslan is a half-orphan who lives by the dried Aral Sea. When he learns that due to serious illness he has no more than 3 months to live, Ruslan decides to punish those responsible for the death of his beloved mother.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: teenage boy, revenge, teenager, death of mother, terminal illness, teenage protagonist, loss of mother, illness, punishment, vendetta, death, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: kazakhstan
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47%
 6.8
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Distance (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: On the eighth anniversary of a cult's failed chemical attack on Tokyo and their subsequent mass suicide, family members of those affected gather at the cult's former base on the shores of a lake to observe the anniversary of their loved ...
Style: psychological, bleak, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: afterlife, destiny, terrorism, estrangement, danger, supernatural, life is a bitch, teenage life, religions or cults, haunted by the past, death in the family, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Miriam Lies (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Dominican Republic, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shy girl Miriam is waiting to celebrate her 15th birthday and she wants to invite her guy. So far they’ve only chatted online, and the anticipated blind date only complicates things.
Style: tense, psychological, contemplative, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: coming of age, lie, teenage girl, racism, racial prejudice, middle class, family drama, teenager, mother daughter relationship, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Juze (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Growing up tale of a young boy in the context of changing labour patterns and exploitation in Goa
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: teenage boy, teenage love, immigrants, countryside, teenage girl, grandmother grandson relationship, grandmother, couples, friends, couple relations, love, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Call Me Helen (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Is. This. My. Son? No matter how often Tobias Wilke poses this question, there's always only one answer: Yes! Tobias, can't believe his eyes when he comes to the airport to pick up his 17-year-old son Finn – and learns that Finn is now ...
Style: tragicomedy, psychological, tense, contemplative, suspense ...
Plot: transsexual, coming out, father son relationship, seductive woman, awkward situation, bullying, coming of age, teenager, lgbt, female objectification, male objectification, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Tag (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Billy is the self-designated leader of a group of teenagers living in a shelter. Jacob and Rae, Billy's oldest childhood friends, live there as well as part of "the family". Billy has an AIDs-like virus, which he has passed on to his ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: homeless, couples, teenager, drug addict, runaway, murder, hiv, flashback sequence, abusive parent, gay teenager, love, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Mad World (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this independent drama, writer-director Cory Cataldo explores the pain of adolescence with dark and disturbing results. Facing the pitfalls of high school with no support from their parents and teachers, a foursome of ostracized teenagers (Gary ...
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, contemplative, rough ...
Plot: high school, abusive parent, helplessness, hate, teen suicide, teenager, overweight, coming of age, racism, parents and children, family relations, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 13
Party Talk (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Four creative and sexually confused high school seniors are forced to deal with their sense of isolation while attending a booze-soaked party in New York City.
Style: psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, suspense, captivating
Plot: nightlife, rebellious teenager, high school friends, american dream, dream, coming of age, teenager, party, friends, friendship, youth, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Kids Aren't Alright (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Story: Ross is trying to come to terms with the suicide of one of his classmates, as he finds his life falling down around him. Suddenly he finds himself involved in a new friendship with the new girl in school, Róisín. She helps to lead him in the right ...
Style: psychological, sincere, lgbt cinema, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: school, suicide, teenager, homosexuality, youth, friends, love and romance, friendship, lesbian, love, lgbt, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
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40%
Schoolgirl Complex (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: At an all female high school, a senior of the radio club becomes fascinated with the club's newest member. As graduation nears and the summer heat rises, so does the sexual tension between the girls.
Style: unusual plot structure, romantic, melancholic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: lesbian teen, lesbian, lesbian couple, japanese schoolgirl, teenage girl, japanese girl, japanese teenager, crush, high school, japanese school, lgbtq, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 7.4
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Babel (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico, France, Morocco, Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, rough, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: multiple storylines, nanny, desert, deportation, tragic event, doctor, family relations, police brutality, loss of son, redemption, depression, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, japan, mexico, tokyo, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Startup: Accendi il tuo futuro (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenager, named Matteo, dreams of becoming a professional swimmer. When his coach prefers to him the son of the team's sponsors, Matteo takes revenge studying at the university Bocconi and inventing a social network.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), teenage boy, male nudity, swimming, male objectification, swimmer, exhibitionism, teenage protagonist, rivalry, athlete and trainer, youth, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Virgin 2: Not a Porn Movie (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Indonesia
Story: A friendship of two young girls, Tina and Nadya, who have fallen into dark professions. Friendships often come at a heavy price and end in tragic death, just when they want to change the course of their lives.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: life is a bitch, crimes, teenager, society, teenage life, violence, family problems, social problems, juvenile delinquency, money problems, teenage protagonist, teenage girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Public (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold.
Style: complex, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: library, life is a bitch, violence, psychopath, life & death, brutality, society, hospital, danger, pubic hair, male nudity, homeless man ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cincinnati ohio, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 67
Dog Days (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Endless dog days of summer weigh heavily on the impoverished suburb of Changsha where a young mother, Lulu, works as a dancer in a cheap nightclub. Coming home late one night, she discovers that her boyfriend Bai Long has disappeared with their ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, suspenseful, contemplative ...
Plot: missing person, baby, family relations, husband wife relationship, abduction, dishonesty, search, parents and children, escapades, child abduction, society, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Conrad & Michelle: If Words Could Kill (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two suicidal teenagers, Conrad and Michelle, turn to each other for support, communicating via text messages. But when Conrad expresses his desire to end his life, instead of trying to stop him as she had previously, Michelle encourages Conrad to ...
Style: rough, suspense, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: teen suicide, courtroom drama, teen romance, forced suicide, teenager, tragic love, unrequited love, forced into action, teenage life, suicide, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, text messaging ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.8
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The UnMiracle (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A suburban town is torn apart in the aftermath of an accidental teen drug overdose in this ensemble film exploring the mysteries of modern faith.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: christian, faith, teenage girl, post traumatic stress disorder, junkie, overdose, brother brother relationship, high school, underage drinking, drug dealer, drug overdose, drug use ...
Time: 21st century
Place: xian
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%