Movies like Green Book

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Green Book (2018)
 8.2
 489K
Green Book (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.
Style: road movie, uplifting, feel good, funny, captivating, buddy movie, light, inspirational, motivational, tragicomedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: racism, travel, interracial friendship, road trip, friendship, journey, racial prejudice, racial slur, on the road, musician, dignity, blacks and whites, black american, loneliness, friend, pianist, prejudice, chauffeur, driver, racial injustice, american south, piano, uneducated, black man, bouncer ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 2010s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: bronx new york city, southern usa, america, manhattan new york city, birmingham alabama, kentucky, ohio ...

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Most similar movies to Green Book

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out inspirational, realistic, touching and dramatic films with plots about friendship, runaway, mentor, husband wife relationship, black, storytelling and honest mostly in Drama, Biography and Comedy genres. Some movies like Green Book: The Intouchables (2011), The Help (2011), The Banker (2020), Hidden Figures (2016), The Butler (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Intouchables (2011)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A true story of two men who should never have met – a quadriplegic aristocrat who was injured in a paragliding accident and a young man from the projects.
Style: inspirational, feel good, touching, motivational, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: disability, friendship, friendship between men, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, lifestyle change, handicapped, french, human relationship, culture clash, friends, disabled person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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94%
 8.1
 460K
The Help (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has often offended her employers despite her family's ...
Style: touching, inspirational, thought provoking, uplifting, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: racism, civil rights, friendship, hopes, social relations, master and servant, maid, discrimination, human spirit, writers, life is a bitch, racial issues ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 29K
The Banker (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the 1960s, two entrepreneurs hatch an ingenious business plan to fight for housing integration—and equal access to the American Dream.
Style: inspirational, captivating, touching, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: banker, money, racism, investor, black american, black history, racist, friendship between men, prejudice, racial slur, segregation, friendship ...
Time: 60s, 2020s, year 1939, 50s, year 1954 ...
Place: america, los angeles, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.8
 231K
Hidden Figures (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into ...
Style: inspirational, sincere, factual, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: racism, nasa, mathematics, space program, african american, stereotypes, prejudice, sexism, discrimination, strong female character, african american woman, genius ...
Time: 60s, year 1961, 50s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: langley virginia, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 116K
The Butler (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A look at the life of Cecil Gaines who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler from 1952 to 1986, and had a unique front-row seat as political and racial history was made.
Style: touching, emotional, bad ending, political, inspirational ...
Audience: date night
Plot: civil rights, racism, butler, u.s. president, black history, prejudice, president, injustice, white house, father son relationship, justice, civil rights movement ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 60s, 50s, year 1957 ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, cuba, south africa, tennessee ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.5
 92K
Selma (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: "Selma," as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon B. Johnson that ultimately led to the signing of the Civil Rights ...
Style: emotional, thought provoking, political, sincere, inspirational ...
Plot: racism, civil rights, civil rights movement, politics, black history, justice, idealism, righting the wronged, president, human spirit, racial discrimination, racial segregation ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, year 1964, year 1963
Place: alabama, usa, boston, southern usa, birmingham alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of an old Jewish widow named Daisy Werthan and her relationship with her colored chauffeur Hoke. From an initial mere work relationship grew in 25 years a strong friendship between the two very different characters in a time when those ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, talky, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: racism, friendship, elderly, golden years, master and servant, civil rights, jewish, prejudice, old age, widow, boss and employee, stereotypes ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 1940s, 20th century, 60s
Place: atlanta georgia, atlanta, usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Remember the Titans (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After leading his football team to 15 winning seasons, coach Bill Yoast is demoted and replaced by Herman Boone – tough, opinionated and as different from the beloved Yoast as he could be. The two men learn to overcome their differences and turn a ...
Style: inspirational, touching, sentimental, emotional, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, family outing, girls' night ...
Plot: racism, sport, high school, racial tension, american football, racial prejudice, african american, racial slur, prejudice, friendship, coach, football ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: virginia, california, new jersey, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.4
 247K
The Bucket List (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers are worlds apart. At a crossroads in their lives, they share a hospital room and discover they have two things in common: a desire to spend the time they have left doing ...
Style: inspirational, touching, sentimental, feel good, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, journey, terminal illness, elderly, unlikely friendships, human spirit, road trip, adventure, death, bucket list, philosophy, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, africa, cote d'azur, egypt, french riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
10 Items or Less (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An actor who is considering the role of a supermarket manager arrives at a grocery store on the outskirts of Los Angeles to do some field research. He subsequently becomes stranded, without a car or cell phone, and accepts a ride home with Scarlet, ...
Style: feel good, road movie, humorous, witty, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, friendship, introspection, road trip, research, on the road, mentor, job interview, movie star, friends, stranger, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, tokyo, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 54K
The Soloist (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Los Angeles journalist befriends a homeless Juilliard-trained musician, while looking for a new article for the paper.
Style: inspirational, sincere, touching, emotional, intense ...
Plot: music, prodigy, schizophrenia, homeless, street musician, musician, friendship, poverty, happy ending, homeless man, genius, mental illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.7
 149K
Ray (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern ...
Style: sincere, inspirational, emotional, touching, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jazz, musician, african american, musician's life, music, addiction, blindness, pianist, heroin, blind character, disability, blind boy ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 50s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: california, georgia, usa, seattle, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 118K
Men of Honor (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Against formidable odds -- and an old-school diving instructor embittered by the U.S. Navy's new, less prejudicial policies -- Carl Brashear sets his sights on becoming the Navy's first African-American master diver in this uplifting true ...
Style: inspirational, touching, motivational, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, military, human spirit, u.s. navy, african american, courage, racial discrimination, navy, prejudice, racial segregation, determination, diving ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s
Place: cuba, new jersey, pacific ocean, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Author P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood as Walt Disney Pictures adapts her novel Mary Poppins for the big screen.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, factual, compassionate ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: disney, childhood, hollywood, filmmaking, writer's life, family relations, showbiz, parents and children, haunted by the past, father daughter relationship, writers, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 60s, edwardian era, 20th century, year 1961, year 1964
Place: california, australia, london, england, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 57K
The Upside (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy paraplegic and a unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, touching, motivational, inspirational ...
Plot: man in a wheelchair, handicapped, interracial friendship, rich man, class differences, assistant, friendship, goodhearted, disability, caregiver, rich and poor, lifestyle change ...
Place: new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.7
 95K
Malcolm X (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 202 min.
Story: A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the '50s, he became a Black Muslim and then a leader in the Nation of Islam. His assassination in 1965 left ...
Style: inspirational, political, factual, intense, stylized ...
Plot: civil rights, racism, politics, civil rights movement, african american, black history, assassination, islam, prison, muslim, racial slur, police brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1940s, 1920s ...
Place: usa, africa, new york, harlem, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 18K
Brad's Status (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Although Brad has a satisfying career, a sweet wife and a comfortable life in suburban Sacramento, things aren't quite what he imagined during his college glory days. When he accompanies his musical prodigy son on a university tour, he ...
Style: light, humorous, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: father son relationship, midlife crisis, old friend, musician, wealth, jealousy, money, introspection, envy, husband wife relationship, group of friends, college professor ...
Place: harvard university, sacramento california, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 147K
Elvis (2022)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The life story of Elvis Presley as seen through the complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker.
Style: thought provoking, semi autobiographical, captivating, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: singer, rock music, career, rise and fall, fame, male protagonist, legend, manager, christmas, death of mother, rock and roll, exhaustion ...
Time: year 1977, 20th century, 50s, year 1958, year 1970 ...
Place: las vegas, nevada, germany, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Greenwich Village in the early 1960s, gifted but volatile folk musician Llewyn Davis struggles with money, relationships, and his uncertain future following the suicide of his singing partner.
Style: meditative, atmospheric, clever, melancholic, depressing ...
Plot: musician, music, homeless, loneliness, musician's life, character study, cat, aspiring singer, art, eccentricity, introspection, ambition ...
Time: 60s, year 1961, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 10K
Miles Ahead (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis.
Style: touching, captivating, psychological, tense
Plot: jazz, musician, historical figure, nightclub, trumpet player, husband wife relationship, chase, party, music history, recluse, love and romance, talent ...
Place: manhattan new york city, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Family Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Earl Pilcher Jr., runs an equipment rental outfit in Arkansas, lives with his wife and kids and parents, and rarely takes off his gimme cap. His mother dies, leaving a letter explaining he's not her natural son, but the son of a Black woman who ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: self discovery, biracial, family relations, secrets, betrayal, loneliness, justice, interracial relations, family problems, family life, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: arkansas, chicago illinois, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Something the Lord Made (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.
Style: emotional, uplifting, sincere, inspirational, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: racism, human spirit, prejudice, medical, surgery, african american, interracial relations, friendship between men, patient, surgeon, blacks and whites, talented ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 50s, 60s ...
Place: maryland, south africa, baltimore, usa, nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 392K
Ford v Ferrari (2019)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the ...
Style: inspirational, realistic, exciting, captivating, motivational ...
Plot: racecar driver, car race, car, race, talented, ambition, rise to the top, race car, desire for fame, friendship, auto mechanic, driver ...
Time: 60s, year 1966, year 1959
Place: france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Respect (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom.
Style: captivating, inspirational, uplifting, factual, disturbing ...
Plot: blues, showbiz, celebrity, rising to stardom, musician's life, fame, racial issues, black history, cult figure, righting the wronged, fight for justice, women ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 50s, year 1959, year 2019 ...
Place: usa, los angeles, amsterdam, detroit, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.0
 32K
Danny Collins (2015)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ageing rock star decides to change his life when he discovers a 40-year-old letter written to him by John Lennon.
Style: sentimental, touching, inspirational, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, aging, rock star, musician, elderly, midlife crisis, transformation, family relations, introspection, musician's life, starting over, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1971
Place: new jersey, los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Same Kind of Different as Me (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: International art dealer Ron Hall must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife, a woman whose dreams will lead all three of them on the journey of their lives.
Style: touching, sincere, inspirational, captivating, mystical ...
Plot: homeless, friendship, kindness, husband wife relationship, marriage, christian, adultery, homelessness, infidelity, family relations, forgiveness, dysfunctional marriage ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.
Style: feel good, road movie, buddy movie, funny, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: road trip, thanksgiving, holiday, travel, snow, airplane, train, on the road, buddy, railway, airport, comedy duo ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Straight Outta Compton (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: In 1987, five young men, using brutally honest rhymes and hardcore beats, put their frustration and anger about life in the most dangerous place in America into the most powerful weapon they had: their music. Taking us back to where it all began, ...
Style: realistic, inspirational, lyrical, suspense, intense ...
Plot: hip hop, music, racism, rags to riches, gang, rap, gangsters, rapper, fighting the system, police brutality, violence, marijuana ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1987 ...
Place: los angeles, california, milwaukee wisconsin, new jersey, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Do the Right Thing (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.
Style: talky, realistic, intense, humorous, political ...
Plot: police brutality, pizzeria, hip hop, pizza, racism, prejudice, culture clash, racial slur, summer, urban ghetto life, society, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.9
 27K
Beaches (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A privileged rich debutante and a cynical struggling entertainer share a turbulent, but strong childhood friendship over the years.
Style: emotional, sentimental, sad, melancholic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, kids, teens
Plot: friendship, childhood friend, terminal illness, women, death of mother, life is a bitch, coming of age, family relations, honest, death, rise to the top, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, 60s, 50s
Place: new york, atlantic city new jersey, san francisco, hawaii, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%