Movies like Ride Like a Girl

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Ride Like a Girl (2019)
Ride Like a Girl (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Story: The story of Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup.
Plot: sport, horse, pioneer, female protagonist, horse riding, australian, jockey
Place: australia, melbourne

Most similar movies to Ride Like a Girl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and uplifting films with plots about sport, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, friendship, hopes and father daughter relationship mostly in Drama, Biography and Sport genres. Some movies like Ride Like a Girl: Drift (2013), The Cup (2011), The Merger (2018), Going for Gold (2018), 3: The Dale Earnhardt Story (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 4K
Drift (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the 70s two brothers battle killer waves, conservative society and ruthless bikers to kick-start the modern surf industry.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: surfing, sport, friendship, family business, siblings relations, family relations, friends, workplace, forgiveness, surfer, biker, male protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.7
 648
The Cup (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: At the heart of this true story is Damien Oliver, a young jockey who loses his only brother in a tragic racing accident, hauntingly reflecting of the way their father died 27 years earlier. After suffering through a series of discouraging defeats, ...
Style: touching, serious, uplifting, realistic
Plot: sport, ambition, athlete and trainer, chases and races, dealing with death, rise to the top, contests and competitions, hopes, athlete's life, animal training, power relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Bad As I Wanna Be: The Dennis Rodman Story (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Biography of Chicago Bulls' basketball star Dennis Rodman, who is well known for his off-court and on-court shenanigans takes great effort to paint the calm, decent side of the athlete despite the film title. Dennis is shown to be pushed by his ...
Plot: sport, drugs, basketball player, basketball
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.5
 297
The Merger (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A country football coach who has a plan to rebuild the local football team by recruiting recently settled asylum seekers.
Plot: australian, refugee, sport, camaraderie, community, humanism, career, football field, passion, football, empathy, football team ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Shawn Michaels Story: Heartbreak and Triumph (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Story: No overview found.
Plot: sport, wrestling, wrestler, professional wrestling, world wrestling entertainment
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.7
 267
Going for Gold (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seventeen year old, Emma joins a high school cheerleading team when she moves to Australia with her dad who is a former Air Force Officer.
Plot: cheerleading, sport, private school, scholarship, widow, father, gymnast, daughter, cheerleader, air force, female protagonist, australian ...
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
3: The Dale Earnhardt Story (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Biographical story of Dale Earnhardt, Sr. The movie starts with his young life and growing up with his father, Ralph, who raced for a living, but initially wanted more for his son. When Dale quits high school to start driving full time, his ...
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, realistic
Plot: sport, parents and children, hopes, family relations, contests and competitions, rising to stardom, human spirit, family life, rivalry, lifestyle, ambition
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
 91
Dusty (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Plot The eponymous Dusty is an appropriately named dingo, or wild dog. Roaming the fertile fields of Australia, Dusty is captured as a puppy. Though dingoes are normally averse to human companionship, Dusty attaches himself to an old, worn-out ...
Plot: dog, dog movie, rancher, animal, fence, horse riding, horse
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 1K
Phar Lap (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, History, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Phar Lap, the big bold chestnut reigned as the king of the turf in the depression that gripped Australia of the 1930s. From his humble beginnings the New Zealand bred horse raced on to become the hero of a nation.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: gambling, friendship, horse, friends, hopes, family, sport, love and romance, underdog, rivalry, ambition, murder ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s
Place: australia, mexico, latin america, melbourne australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
 293
A Child's Wish (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A family discovers their youngest daughter has cancer. But the real struggle has yet to start.
Plot: sport, soccer, amputation, chemotherapy, cancer, u.s. president, book, father daughter relationship, death, library
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 243
Babe (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the life story of Babe Didrikson Zaharias, one of the greatest athletes of the 20th century, from her early Texas tomboy days to her Gold Medal triumphs at the 1932 Olympics, her remarkable career as a champion golfer, her fulfilling ...
Plot: golf, disease, sport, romance, sexism, cancer
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
My Brilliant Career (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman who is determined to maintain her independence finds herself at odds with her family who wants her to tame her wild side and get married.
Style: serious, uplifting, feel good, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: writer's life, babies and infants, hopes, artists and showbiz, love and romance, romance, coming of age, wilderness, couples, fall in love, fighting the system, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1900s, turn of the century, 1890s ...
Place: australia, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Cry in the Dark (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Lindy Chamberlain: During a camping trip to Ayers Rock in outback Australia, she claims she witnessed a dingo taking her baby daughter, Azaria, from the family tent. Azaria's body is never found. After investigations ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, injustice, false accusation, trial, investigation, uncover truth, murder, legal action, dishonesty, legal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Swimming Upstream (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A young man aspiring for recognition of his talents battles against his estranged father's sentiment towards him as the father deals with his own demons.
Style: serious, sincere, uplifting, realistic, touching ...
Plot: swimming, sport, domestic violence, swimmer, dysfunctional family, parents and children, athlete's life, ambition, self discovery, rivalry, underdog, dedication ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, 20th century, 60s
Place: australia, sydney australia, melbourne australia, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 117
Crazy Canucks (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the book White Circus by Ken Read, this is the story of the Canadian skiing legends that became the first North Americans to crack the Euro dominated World Cup Circuit in 1975
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: sport, skiing, ambition, contests and competitions, underdog, rivalry, ski, olympics
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada, europe, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Sheldon Kennedy Story (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Story: Alberta (Canada) rural farm-boy Sheldon Kennedy feels abused by dad when punished for poor performances compared to big brother Troy. being recruited for professional ice-hockey at age 14 seems an ideal way out, straight to a party animal's ...
Plot: sport, locker room, gay, homosexual, abuse, party, underwear, undressing, hockey player, chore, boxer shorts, male rape
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.7
 1K
Jappeloup (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A true sports story that utterly defies the odds, Duguay’s film captures the wild ups and downs of the Olympics-bound career of legendary equine star Jappeloup and his troubled rider, locked in a tense relationship with his horseman father and ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: sport, against the odds, passionate interest, supportive parent, contests and competitions, animal training, friendship, rivalry, ambition, underdog, rider horse relationship, equestrian ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1985, year 1982 ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 184 min.
Story: The film is based on the life of Indian cricketer and the current captain of the Indian national cricket team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
Style: captivating, uplifting, serious, realistic
Plot: sport, sport team, contests and competitions, rise to the top, athlete's life, rising to stardom, ambition, rivalry, leadership, bollywood, love, biker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, 2000s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 809
Tommy's Honour (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In every generation, a torch passes from father to son. And that timeless dynamic is the beating heart of Tommy's Honor - an intimate, powerfully moving tale of the real-life founders of the modern game of golf.
Plot: sport, church, brother sister relationship, older woman younger man relationship, mirror, brothel, 18 year old, betting, death in childbirth, money, father son relationship, umbrella ...
Time: victorian era
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 2K
Breath (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A pair of teenagers in Western Australia looking to escape the monotony of life in a small town take up surfing lessons from a guy named Sando.
Plot: surfing, coming of age, small town, school, affair, teenager, boredom, australian, friendship, friend, friendship between boys, danger
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Legend of Ben Hall (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Ben Hall is drawn back into bushranging by the reappearance of his old friend John Gilbert. Reforming the gang, they soon become the most wanted men in Australian history.
Plot: revisionist history, australian
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 4K
The Daughter (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the last days of a dying logging town, Christian returns to his family home for his father Henry’s wedding. While home, Christian reconnects with his childhood friend Oliver, who has stayed in town working at Henry’s timber mill and is now ...
Plot: friend, unemployment, forest, suicide attempt, infidelity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, tavern, maid, australian, housekeeper, mother daughter relationship, wedding ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Great Victory (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Brazil
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Independent feature film based on the biography of a Brazilian judo with a great victory that went beyond the mats and medals.
Style: captivating, uplifting, serious, emotional, touching ...
Plot: sport, power relations, athlete and trainer, love and romance, rise to the top, athlete's life, hopes, parents and children, dysfunctional family, love affair, couples, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Of Women and Horses (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Enraged by the sale of the vaulting horse that she'd been promised as hers to ride, Gracieuse, a talented rider, dumps her job at a stable. She starts again from zero by accepting work as a groom at a dressage stud farm adjacent to her ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: sport, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, hopes, animal training, boss and employee, follow your dream, power relations, ambition, workplace, starting over, wound ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mr Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of the 1973 hockey season when aging legend Gordie Howe returned to the ice at the age of 44.
Plot: sport, ice hockey, hockey stick, arena, autograph, agent, father, mother, son, negotiation, rookie, fan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Summer of '92 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The 1992 Danish football team competes for the European Championship.
Plot: sport, skinny dipping, pubic hair, male nudity, piano
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 167
Dempsey (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nominated for two primetime Emmy Awards in 1984, this made-for-TV movie follows the true story of American boxer Jack Dempsey, who became a media sensation in the 1920s as the world heavyweight champion. Based upon the book by Jack Dempsey and ...
Style: uplifting, serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: sport, world champion, couple relations, crumbling marriage, uncover truth, contests and competitions, athlete's life, disability, rivalry, unfulfillment, one last chance, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 1920s
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Stranger I Married (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The life story of Terry Evanshen, a Canadian Football League star who fell into a coma after a fatal car accident. When he wakes up, he has no recollection of his family or anything else in his life.
Plot: sport, mother daughter relationship, high school basketball, memory loss, hospital, marital rape, road accident, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, christmas, rape, football player ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Legend No. 17 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Biopic of Russian ice hockey legend Valeri Kharlamov from early childhood, rising to the pinnacle of the sport and his untimely death
Style: sincere, suspenseful, suspense, rough, psychological
Plot: ice hockey, sport, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, sport team, hockey player, career, competition, relationship vs career, love and romance, love of one's life, canadian
Place: soviet union, canada, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 143
Stars (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Poland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A story of passion, rivalry, love, and friendship. Jan Banas, acclaimed Silesian football player of the 1960s and 1970s, struggles to makes his dreams come true on and off the field. Stars is the story of a great love between young people torn by ...
Plot: friendship, sport, sex scene, money, wedding, party, cheating wife, funeral, death, love triangle, male nudity, infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%