Movies like The Cormorants

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The Cormorants (2016)
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The Cormorants (2016)
Original name: I cormorani
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the summer of their twelfth year Matteo and Samuele spend their days between the river, the forest and the shopping center, but compared to previous years, something is changing. The game becomes boring, imagination gives way to discovery, adventure turns into life experience. A summer without beginning and without end, the story about a friendship, an age and a land which are obliged to change with the inexorable passage of time.
Plot: boy, slut, friendship, forest, summer, swimming, pursuit, bicycle, river, teenage boy, friendship between boys, festival, shopping mall, reservoir, bare chested boy, chase

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Most similar movies to The Cormorants

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and feel good films with plots about friendship, boy, forest, friendship between boys, teenage boy, coming of age and teenager mostly in Drama, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like The Cormorants: Robby (1968), Lost in the Barrens (1990), White Water Summer (1987), The Giants (2011), The Land (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Robby (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Shipwrecked on a tropical island, a young boy befriends an abandoned native youth, forcing him to reevaluate societal prejudice about race, religion and nudity.
Plot: tropical island, snake bite, blond boy, stranded on an island, coconut, turtle, nudity (full frontal - brief), childhood friend, nude swimming, boy, bathing, male nudity ...
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67%
Lost in the Barrens (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of two very different boys in the Canadian wilderness. They must learn to depend on each other in order to survive.
Plot: bear attack, wilderness, survival, mountain, bear, lost, train, friendship between boys, native american
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
White Water Summer (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the experienced guide Vic accompanies the city boy Alan and his three friends on their first wilderness experience, he not only hope to teach the four boys lessons about the wilderness, but about themselves. Vic pushes them to the limit. Soon ...
Style: sincere, exciting, suspenseful, intense, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: wilderness, friendship, survival, coming of age, danger, youth, river, adventure, nature, teaching the ways of the world, lake or river, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Giants (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brothers Danny and Zak, 15 and 13 & 3/4 are spending the summer in their deceased grandfather's house, waiting in vain for their mother, who is otherwise busy, and running low on cash. To make some money they decide to rent out the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: drug dealer, friendship, brother brother relationship, youth, teenage life, teenager, self discovery, adolescence vs adulthood, when the parents are away, rebellion, rebelliousness, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Land (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Four teenage boys devote their summer to escaping the streets of Cleveland, Ohio, by pursuing a dream life of professional skateboarding. But when they get caught in the web of the local queenpin, their motley brotherhood is tested, threatening to ...
Plot: skating, bad luck, summer, teenage boy, friendship between boys, friendship, four friends
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tomorrow Will Be Better (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Three Russian street kids, who live on their wits in a train station, take off to the countryside hoping to make it across the border to a better life in Poland. They are alternately looking for tenderness and pushing it away because they sense that ...
Style: serious, uplifting, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: leaving home, friendship, youth, young heroes, boy, self discovery, obsessive quest, on the road, optimism, escapades, hopes, starting over ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 3K
King Jack (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Growing up in a rural town filled with violent delinquents, Jack has learned to do what it takes to survive, despite having an oblivious mother and no father. After his aunt falls ill and a younger cousin comes to stay with him, the hardened ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious
Plot: coming of age, small town, friendship, teenage boy, teenage life, adventure, youth, crimes, rivalry, friends, memory, teenage crush ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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First Girl (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Based on the story of the same name by Nikolai Bogdanov. Summer 1919. After the sons of the kulaks deserted and went into the woods, in the remote Russian village of Potma there was only the old Bolshevik Matvei and a small Komsomol cell led by ...
Plot: forest, village, bolshevik, priest, summer, deserter, dancing
Time: year 1919
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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My Good Enemy (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sensitive 12-year-old Alf is the low man on his class' totem pole, and he's sick of it. Forming a secret, Machiavellian alliance with another student who also has grown weary of being bullied, he hatches a plan to throw a wrench into the ...
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, contemplative
Plot: boy, children, friendship between boys, friendship, scandinavian girl, fight, revenge, violence, school, bullying, club, little boy ...
Place: scandinavia, denmark, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Miracles Still Happen (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A seventeen-year-old girl is the sole survivor of a plane crash in the Amazon.
Plot: sole survivor, monkey, airport, snake, wilderness, airplane accident, death of mother, jungle, river, survival, red dress, forest ...
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
No One's Child (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia, Croatia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie is based on the fascinating, true story of a feral boy whom hunters found among wolves in a forest in the mountains of Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH) in the mid-1980s. The boy was sent to the institution for children in an attempt to socialize ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating
Plot: neglected child, boy, friendship, orphanage, children, wolf, forest, bullying, prostitute, suicide, shower, capture ...
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Stand by Me (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.
Style: sentimental, serious, touching, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: coming of age, childhood, friendship, adventure, youth, coming-of-age, teenager, loyalty, innocence, young kid, friends, young heroes ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1959, 80s
Place: oregon, usa, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Kicks (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When his hard-earned kicks get snatched by a local hood, fifteen-year old Brandon and his two best friends go on an ill-advised mission across the Bay Area to retrieve the stolen sneakers.
Style: captivating, psychological, atmospheric, tense
Plot: ghetto, blow job, sneakers, poverty, shoes, illegal drugs, criminal, friendship, surrealism, breaking and entering, astronaut, violence ...
Place: usa, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Wild Pigeon (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a poor provincial town, the ragamuffin boys are frenziedly drilled for combat, and at nights the local elite, gathered in a pool room, boasts of fictitious biographies, while bands of boys amuse themselves with bloody fights on trashy vacant ...
Plot: pigeon, boy, shower, bicycle, van, rocket, memory, astronaut, tattoo, father son relationship, bare chested boy
Place: ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Il tuffo (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Physical laws and human relations. In Terni (in the center of Italy), during a hot summer, Matteo, 30-years old with a degree in physics but unemployed gives private lessons to Elsa and Giulio. The three of them soon become friends but Matteo and ...
Plot: wedding dress, candle, summer, pinball, swimming, telephone, bicycle, party, soccer, car, teenager, teaching ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Napoleon and Samantha (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young children, who, rather than part with an old pet lion who was once a circus performer, go on a perilous mountain trek to stay with a recluse friend.
Style: feel good, touching, emotional, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: family relations, youth, getting home, orphan, adventure, aging, on the run, hopes, pets, family, heroes, danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Changing Destiny (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story of friendship in a squalid suburb of a city of southern Italy. Alexander and Ferdi come from poor families and live in a city in decline, where there is no future.
Plot: school, hiking, dysfunctional family, sex, friend, drunkenness, friendship, swimming, police, death of friend, mountain, teenage boy ...
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29%
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Winter Flies (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovenia, Poland, Slovakia, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mischievously self-assured Mára and somewhat eccentric Heduš set out into the frozen wastes in search of adventure – by car, naturally. After all, Mára’s turning fifteen soon. A road movie about the flies that occasionally buzz around even in ...
Style: touching, captivating, serious, humorous, road movie
Plot: road trip, teenage boy, friendship, manipulation, lie, on the run, false accusation, friendship between boys, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, delusion, chase, arrest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Hide Your Smiling Faces (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Tommy and his older brother Eric live in the midst of vast remote forests. The death of their friend pushes them close to the edge. Eric doesn’t know how to channel his energy. All at once, nature’s vastness feels stifling.
Style: rough, touching, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, haunted by the past, human nature, teenage life, dealing with death, family relations, tragic event, fear of death, forest, coming of age, life is a bitch, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 356
Yolngu Boy (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After committing a crime for which he is likely to be jailed, a Yolngu teenager convinces two of his childhood friends to join him on a journey from North East Arnhem Land to Darwin to seek help from a tribal leader.
Plot: hunter, friendship between men, alcohol abuse, burglary, father son reunion, juvenile delinquency, journey, male friendship, australian, coming of age, humanism, aborigine ...
Place: australia
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27%
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Annalisa (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The friendship between two Southern Italy kids is tested by their meeting with a young girl who's attempted suicide after failing to get married. Based on the novel "Il paese delle spose infelici" (literally, "Village of the Sad ...
Plot: watching porn, teenage boy, friendship between boys, suicide thoughts, coming of age, teenager, drug, jumping from height, rumor, soccer, suicidal thoughts, masturbation ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Kings of Summer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Toy, on the verge of adolescence, finds himself increasingly frustrated by his single father, Frank's attempts to manage his life. Declaring his freedom once and for all, he escapes to a clearing in the woods with his best friend, Patrick, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, teenagers, off the grid, runaway, friendship, forest, teenage life, lifestyle change, self discovery, rebelliousness, choice, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Fool Killer (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This singularly off-beat and original period mystery thriller drama curio set in the late 1800's plays like an arrestingly bizarre and inspired cross between "Tom Sawyer" and "Night of the Hunter." Lonely, miserable orphan ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: runaway, orphan, preacher, finding a dead body, fake name, invitation, grandfather clock, barefoot male, pretending to sleep, paranoia, pointing a gun at someone, biblical reference ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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City Boy (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nick, a 17-year-old in search of his father, gains employment with a logging company in a beautiful and mysterious virgin forest known as the Limberlost. Through his relationships with new associates and his adventures in this new and strange ...
Plot: teenage boy, pacific northwest, acceptance, friendship between men, bathing, orphan, first kiss, father son relationship, handicap, coming of age, heart attack, freckles ...
Time: 1910s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 58
Zoo (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Martina, eleven, lives with her father, a zoo-keeper. One day she meets a 15 years old Slavic and they become friends...
Plot: zoo, gypsy, female director, friendship, elephant, police
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 223
Thorn Castle (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Hungary
Story: Tutajos is an excellent student whose parents decide to reward his academic achievements with a vacation to the countryside. Robbed of his gadgets and easy city-lifestyle, Tutajos finds himself completely out of his element – until a goodhearted ...
Plot: underage smoking, cigar smoking, school, fish, sunburn, snake, summer vacation, dog, boat, teenage boy, fishing, nature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Long Live Robin Hood (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This bunch is none other than the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest and their feisty leader, Robin Hood. This is a '70s release of the often-played Robin Hood story.
Plot: justice, dungeon, castle, criminal, sheriff, sword, forest, outlaw, sword fight, disguise, secret passage, robin hood ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Sheltering Sky (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An American couple (John Malkovich, Debra Winger) drift toward emptiness in postwar North Africa.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: desert, friendship, infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, crumbling marriage, romance, love and romance, dishonesty, family problems, friends, couples ...
Time: 80s, 1940s
Place: sahara, africa, new york, sahara desert, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.2
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I Am David (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on Anne Holm's acclaimed young adult novel North to Freedom, I Am David chronicles the struggles of a 12-year-old boy (Ben Tibber) who manages to flee a Communist concentration camp on his own -- through sheer will and determination. All ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, uplifting, tense ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: reunion, rescue, survival, hopes, human spirit, self discovery, friendship, danger, politics, stowaway, family relations, artist ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, year 1951, year 1952, post world war two ...
Place: switzerland, italy, denmark, bulgaria, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Last Adventure (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two adventurers and best friends, Roland and Manu, are the victims of a practical joke that costs Manu his pilot's license. With seeming contrition, the jokesters tell Roland and Manu about a crashed plane lying on the ocean floor off the coast ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, pilot, adventurer, ocean, escapades, adventure, danger, partners, graphic violence, friends, island ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france, africa, europe, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%