Movies like This Time Forever

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This Time Forever (1981)
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This Time Forever (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young American hockey player, studying in Canada on a hockey scholarship, falls in love while risking his scholarship and the prospect of the Vietnam war draft.
Plot: ice hockey, vietnam war, college, pregnancy, struggle, hospital, single mother, reunion, wedding ring, presumed dead, wheelchair, injury, hockey
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec

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Most similar movies to This Time Forever

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sentimental and touching films with plots about vietnam war, love and romance, romance, soldier, friendship, military and war mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like This Time Forever: Coyote (1992), There Is No 13 (1974), Winter Comes Early (1971), Gurov & Anna (2014), For the Moment (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Coyote (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Story of a wild first love that takes place at the mouth of the St. Lawrence River between the refineries at Pointe-Au-Trembles and the rock culture of Montreal.
Plot: love, ice hockey, suicide, teenage sexuality, niagara falls, receptionist, black bra, hockey, abortion, career, teenage sex, railway ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
There Is No 13 (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this wartime drama, a young soldier spends much of stint in Vietnam remembering his life and his 12 love affairs. The story ends before he can have a 13th.
Plot: vietnam war, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, memory, soldier, sex
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Winter Comes Early (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Love story involving a Canadian professional hockey player and a hippie folk singer. Their union is tumultuous, as both try to come to terms with their differences in careers and lifestyles.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: ice hockey, hockey, ambition, love and romance, artists and showbiz, opposites attract, romance, athlete's life, fall in love, relationship vs career, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.7
 214
Gurov & Anna (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With his marriage to Audrey almost at an end, Ben begins a torrid affair with Mercedes, a young French student in his writing class. The affair soon spins out of control, their emotions and Ben and Audrey's family hanging in the balance.
Style: sexy, romantic, disturbing, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, older man younger woman sex, infidelity, obsession, passion, age difference, rape, teacher student romance, marriage crisis, unhappy marriage, wife leaves husband, sexual assault ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montreal, canada, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 6.0
 921
For the Moment (1993)
Genre: Romance, War, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This Canadian film presents and old-fashioned war time romance. It is set during 1942 in Manitoba and traces the doomed affair between a young farmer's wife (Christianne Hirt) whose husband is fighting abroad and a dashing Australian pilot ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, dramatic, visually appealing ...
Plot: world war two, infidelity, war, romance, bittersweet, betrayal, military, soldier, single parent, dishonesty, love and romance, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 70s
Place: canada, australia, palestine, israel, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Gardens of Stone (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the soldiers about his experiences, he settles for trying to help the son of an old army buddy.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, military, military life, war, wartime life, life is a bitch, anti war, vietnam veteran, self esteem, casualty of war, wedding ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: vietnam, washington d.c., usa, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.2
 472
Ronnie & Julie (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this modern day version of 'Romeo and Juliet,' a rising hockey star and a figure skater with a bright future fall in love. However, they find themselves on opposite sides of the rink due to the fierce rivalry between their parents.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: ice hockey, hockey, teen angst, society, unfulfillment, youth, sport, state affairs, politics, young lovers, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.9
 3K
In Country (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Samantha Hughes, a teenaged Kentucky girl, never knew her father, who died in Vietnam before her birth. Samantha lives with her uncle Emmett, who also served in Vietnam. Emmett hangs around with Tom, Earl, and Pete, three other Vietnam vets who, ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, contemplative, sincere ...
Plot: vietnam war, vietnam veteran, post traumatic stress disorder, obsession, friendship, homecoming, self discovery, haunted by the past, family in crisis, parents and children, teenage life, human nature ...
Place: kentucky, usa, vietnam, washington d.c., southern usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Love and Honor (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a young soldier in Vietnam gets dumped by his hometown girl, he and his best friend decide to go AWOL and return to the States to win her back.
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, romantic, touching ...
Plot: vietnam war, anti war, soldier, love and romance, friends, wartime life, homecoming, military, drugs/alcohol, looking for love, wooing, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Target for Death (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Vietnam, Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Coordinates of Death (Russian Title: Koordinaty smerti / Координаты смерти) is a 1985 Soviet-Vietnamese co-production directed by Samvel Gasparov and Nguyen Xuan Chan. Set during the Vietnam War (presumably during Operation ...
Plot: vietnam war, actor, sadistic killer, singer, vietcong, sailor, soldier, officer, engineer
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
An Avonlea Christmas Movie (1998)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An Avonlea Christmas pays tribute to the indomitable and sometimes intolerable matriarch of the King family, Hetty King. When she suddenly collapses during the holidays, Hetty is hospitalized. Feeling homesick and alone, she begins to re-evaluate ...
Plot: christmas, teacher, brother sister relationship, aunt, world war one, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, male female relationship, family relations
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 13K
Coming Home (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The wife of a Marine serving in Vietnam, Sally Hyde (Jane Fonda) decides to volunteer at a local veterans hospital to occupy her time. There she meets Luke Martin (Jon Voight), a frustrated wheelchair-bound vet who has become disillusioned with the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, touching ...
Plot: paraplegic, vietnam war, wheelchair, love triangle, disability, paralysis, hospital, military hospital, soldier, homecoming, post traumatic stress disorder, war ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, vietnam, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Platoon Leader (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: West Point graduate lieutenant Jeff Knight meets cynicism when taking command of sergeant Michael McNamara's tour veterans platoon in a Vietnamese trench camp. Unlike his predecessor, who hid till the end of his tour, Jeff takes charge, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: vietnam war, vietcong, infantrymen, jungle, self discovery, military, heroes, war, escapades, soldier, adventure, u.s. army ...
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Year That Trembled (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Year That Trembled is a 1970 coming-of-age story set in the shadow of Kent State that focuses on a group of young characters facing the Vietnam Draft Lottery.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: lottery, friendship, college, anti war, politics, coming of age, fighting the system, teenage life, rebelliousness, wartime life, campaign, kids in trouble ...
Time: 70s, 1960s, year 1970, year 1971, 60s
Place: vietnam, ohio, usa, asia, philadelphia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Felix and Meira (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young married woman from Montreal's Orthodox Jewish community finds freedom from the strictures of her faith through her relationship with a young man who is mourning the death of his estranged father.
Style: realistic, sentimental, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
Plot: fall in love, unlikely couple, society, religions or cults, infidelity, love story, romance, social differences, friendship, forbidden love, innocence lost, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, venice, montreal quebec, montreal, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Sitting in Limbo (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The National Film Board of Canada was one of the guiding forces behind Sitting in Limbo. Fabian Gibbs plays a black Montreal college student forced to leave school when his girlfriend Pat Dillon becomes pregnant. Gibbs resents this interruption in ...
Plot: black, racism, poverty, teenage pregnancy
Place: montreal, canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Purple Hearts (1984)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A Navy surgeon and a nurse fall in love while serving in Vietnam during the war. Their affection for one another provides a striking contrast to the violence of warfare.
Style: captivating, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: vietnam war, military, bittersweet, tragic love, unfulfilled love, fall in love, wartime life, love and romance, romance, war, helicopter, army life ...
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.8
 594
The Veteran (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sidney J. Furie's The Veteran is a respectable straight-to-DVD movie that was headed for the "pleasant surprise" category before self-destructing with a terrible, out-of-the-blue ending.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: vietnam war, vietnam veteran, soldier, vengeance, confined, politics, war, friendship, haunted by the past, vietnam war veteran, missing in action, missing ...
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Straight for the Heart (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pierre is a Montreal photojournalist who returns from Nicaragua to find that his ten-year menage a trois is over. Haunted by his mid-life crisis, he becomes obsessed with trying to find out why his two lovers, Sarah and David, have left him.
Plot: female director, breakup, photograph, midlife crisis, abandonment, love triangle, photographer, flashback, atrocity, male nudity, murder, camera ...
Place: nicaragua, montreal quebec canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Last Full Measure (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The incredible true story of Vietnam War hero William H. Pitsenbarger, a U.S. Air Force Pararescuemen medic who personally saved over sixty men. Thirty-two years later, Pentagon staffer Scott Huffman investigates a Congressional Medal of Honor ...
Style: sincere, tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, war violence, heroes, dying, death, saving a life, heroism, investigation, military, self sacrifice, thanksgiving ...
Time: year 1999, year 1969
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Don't Cry, It's Only Thunder (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An Army medic working in a mortuary in Saigon becomes emotionally involved with a group of Vietnamese orphans.
Plot: orphanage, orphan, vietnam war, explosion, dying, drug dealer, blackmail, survival, catholic orphanage, nun, morgue, thunder ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The One That Got Away (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Joanna, recently divorced, decided to return with her daughter to the town where she was born. There, she confronts the memories of the past when he meets his former lover, now married.
Style: captivating, sentimental, psychological, emotional, serious ...
Plot: gossip, small town, fish out of water, divorce, homecoming, romance, couples, fall in love, family relations, lawyer, single mother, theft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 17
Prologue (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Robin Spry, Prologue was the first Canadian film to screen at the Venice Film Festival. Set and filmed during the sixties, this fiction feature tells the story of a young Montrealer who edits an underground newspaper ...
Style: cinema verite, political
Plot: politics, college, girlfriend, discussion, friendship, underground, rebellion, commune, teenage boy, frustration, deserter, dropout ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Cowards Bend the Knee (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Story of Guy Maddin, hockey player for the Maroons, and son of a local hairdresser/abortion doctor. Guy tries to overcome his own cowardice (and multiple head-knocks) as he navigates through a dream-like Winnipeg.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, romantic ...
Plot: abortion, murder, pregnancy, vengeance, tragic love, dangerous attraction, psychopath, prodigy, investigation, obsession, ice hockey, addiction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.3
 395
Friendly Fire (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: In March 1970, a U.S. Army officer arrived at the Iowa farm of Peg and Gene Mullen and informed them that their son Michael had been killed in Vietnam by "friendly fire." Their determined attempts to learn more about the circumstances of ...
Plot: vietnam war, friendly fire, killed in action, cover-up, family relations, frustration, journalist, dead son, death of son, bureaucracy, loss of son, flashback ...
Time: 70s, year 1970
Place: vietnam, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Map of the Human Heart (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Australia, UK, Canada, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Fantastic improbabilities, happenstance and the undying bridge of love are part of this romantic fantasy about an Inuit who crosses years, oceans and the ravages of WWII to find his childhood love, a Metis girl, but finds that their cultures are the ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, map, love triangle, nudity (full frontal - brief), tuberculosis, inuit, snowmobile, bittersweet, friendship, romance, destiny, fall in love ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 90s, 60s, year 1965 ...
Place: canada, england, germany, montreal quebec canada, montreal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Joy in the Morning (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Carl Brown and Annie McGairy are in love. Their Irish immigrant parents knew each other in the old country - and Carl's parents want better for their son than Annie, who was raised in the slums. When Annie runs away to marry Carl while ...
Plot: campus, college, pregnant woman, pregnant wife, baby born, gay friend, wedding, young love, birth, gay interest, expectant father, pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 2K
84C MoPic (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cameraman embedded with a reconnaissance patrol charts their mission across territory controlled by the Vietnamese. An impressively naturalistic Vietnam film. Impressive performance by unknown actors in this low-budget Vietnam drama. The story is ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, survival, jungle, escapades, against the odds, anti war, military life, heroic mission, battles, military, danger, soldier ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 536
Porcupine Lake (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During a hot and hazy summertime in northern Ontario, 13-year-old Bea wants a best friend more than anything else, but when she meets boisterous Kate, she gets more than she imagined. A story of bravery, small-town summer love, and the secret world ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative, captivating, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, summer, teenage girl, friendship, girl, childhood, romance, friends, youth, society, love, love and romance ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Bright Shining Lie (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Something in his past keeps career Army man John Paul Vann from advancing past colonel. He views being sent to Vietnam as part of the US military advisory force a stepping stone to promotion. However, he disagrees vocally (and on the record) with ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: vietnam war, vietcong, pregnancy, military, soldier, insurgent, military life, infidelity, anti war, political unrest, couples, battles ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%