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Better Days (2019)
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Better Days (2019)
Original name: 少年的你
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A bullied teenage girl forms an unlikely friendship with a mysterious young man who protects her from her assailants, while she copes with the pressures of her final examinations.
Style: disturbing, tense, romantic, enigmatic, captivating
Plot: friendship, love and romance, murder, sex, crimes, youth, criminal, couple relations, romantic relationship, bullying, social problems, grownups, relationships, danger, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, escapades

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Most similar movies to Better Days

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, romantic, entertaining and tense films with plots about boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, relationships, romantic relationship, couple relations, male female relationship and love affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Better Days: Silk Road (2017), Midnight My Love (2005), Another Life (2001), Fabricated City (2017), Friends of Friends (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
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Silk Road (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A psychological thriller inspired by the life of Michael S., a small-town boy from Holland, who becomes the world's most wanted cybercriminal.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: drug trade, cheating, teenager, friend, black market, drugs, internet, drug use, smuggling, drug traffic, couples, criminal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Midnight My Love (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film features a change of pace for comic actor Petchtai, who offers a sombre, dramatic portrayal of a taxicab driver who develops a relationship with a young woman (Woranut, in her debut feature film role) who is working in a massage parlor. The ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: taxi driver, soul mate, friendship, love story, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, male female relationship, love and romance, couple relations, romantic relationship, love affair, loneliness ...
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89%
 6.3
 581
Another Life (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A woman is wrongly accused of murdering her husband in Edwardian London. Just before the outbreak of World War I, Edith Graydon married her boyfriend Percy Thomson. He survives the war but theirs is not a happy marriage. She doesn't really love ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, forbidden love, unlikely criminals, femme fatale, infidelity, couples, fall in love, love affair, rescue, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 1910s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Fabricated City (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In real life, Kwon Yoo is unemployed, but in the virtual game world he is the best leader. Kwon Yoo is then framed for a murder. With the help of hacker Yeo-Wool, he tries to uncover the truth behind the murder case.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, dishonesty, danger, friendship, hopes, adaptation, investigation, youth, crimes, adventure, escapades, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Friends of Friends (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dominik Graf relocates the story of the same name by Henry James from the 19th century to the year 2001.
Style: romantic, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend, friends, love story, love affair, couple relations, male female relationship, relationships, friendship, love and romance, romantic relationship, kitchen ...
Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.9
 323
Juliet in Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Francis Ng is Jordan, a low level triad who finds himself strangely attracted to divorced restaurant hostess Juliet (Sandra Ng), who’s had a mastectomy and has since retreated into a shell. Through coincidence, the two form a makeshift family with ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: tragic romance, love affair, love story, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic relationship, fall in love, relationships, in love, love and romance, male female relationship, couple relations, child care ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
A Godwink Christmas: Second Chance, First Love (2020)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After 15 years, Pat moves home from Hawaii with his two sons and through a series of coincidences, or Godwinks, ends up stuck in traffic next to his high school sweetheart, Margie, at Christmas.
Style: romantic, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: christmas, holiday, high school sweetheart, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, couple relations, relationships, first love, romantic relationship, love affair, male female relationship, single father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Girl Who Invented Kissing (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A nameless, pill-popping drifter girl steps off a bus and into a New Jersey neighborhood bar owned by two middle-age brothers, Jimmy & Victor. She quickly befriends older brother, Victor––a good-natured lummox whose mind was affected by a ...
Style: captivating, romantic, light, entertaining
Plot: drifter, small town, love story, love and romance, romantic relationship, romantic triangle, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, in love, fall in love, love affair, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.1
 57
To Paris (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Soviet youngster Alexey communicates with a fellow radiofan from France and makes big plans for his future. His hardworking blue-collar father Ivan is getting ready to join The Communist Party. Everything changes when Ivan's girlfriend is ...
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: robbery, love, criminal, accusation, crimes, relationships, falsely accused, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, money problems, financial problem, social problems, male female relationship ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.2
 9K
Married Life (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The late 1940s. Richard Langley, a bachelor playboy, narrates a story that starts when his best friend, Harry Allen, invites him to lunch to tell Richard he's in love. Trouble is, Harry's already married to Pat; he worries Pat would be ...
Style: realistic, serious, neo noir, stylized, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, murder, romance, jealousy, love and romance, crumbling marriage, friendship, fall in love, love affair, husband wife relationship, couple relations ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1949, year 1947, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Boyfriend (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Story: Lily is a young woman stuck in a violent relationship with James whom she no longer loves. After several years of physical abuse, Lily has now become a silent and obedient victim who’s everyday task is to please James and submit to his demands and ...
Style: captivating, romantic
Plot: domestic violence, violence against women, boyfriend, violence, psycho, social problems, social issues, power relations, romantic relationship, relationships, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Friends and Lovers (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a failed relationship with a waitress, a young gay man is challenged by his love for a straight mechanic.
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: lgbt, auto mechanic, gay, friendship between men, friendship, mechanic, gay lead character, relationships, love and romance, couple relations, romantic relationship, love story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Love by the Book (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bookstore owner Emma believes in fairy tales. Although she has yet to be swept away by prince charming, she sees real knight in shining armor potential with a new suitor, Landon. As Emma balances time with Landon and saving her bookstore with once ...
Style: light, romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: love and romance, relationship vs career, bookstore, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, love story, romantic relationship, business, male female relationship, relationships, couple relations, book seller ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sweet Darling (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A comming of age story that deals with guilt and forgiveness. In the small village Baekmarksbro, ten-year-old Rasmus has a tragedy on his conscience. Accidentally he shot his sister as 5-year old. It happen while their mother had sex with the local ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: murder, father son relationship, friendship, family relations, coming of age, tragic past, teenage murderer, tragic event, accidental killing, romantic relationship, revenge, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.2
 62
Soledad (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Love and Anarchy is a dramatic love story based on true events. Two lovers immersed in a repressive political context. A government that portrays them as criminals and the people who regard them as anarchist heroes.
Style: psychological, sexy, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: fall in love, tragic love, anarchy, violence, anarchist, female protagonist, couples, love, couple relations, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1997, year 1998
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Girlfriend Kontrak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Malaysia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Girlfriend Kontrak tells a story of kampung girl, Alisa (Nur Risteena) and her mission to save fireflies and their habitat from being demolished to make way for an architectural project. In her mission to save the fireflies, she decides to leave ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: village, class differences, millionaire, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, business, love and romance, love affair, romantic relationship, male female relationship, salvation, businessman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Hot Sweet Sour (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
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59%
Burning Sands (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep into Hell Week, a favored pledgee is torn between honoring his code of silence or standing up against the intensifying violence of underground hazing.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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My Dad's Girlfriend (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: Georgia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: If a decent lady wants to start run sex shop business at least she has to be a house wife.
Style: entertaining, captivating, romantic, humorous
Plot: relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, love and romance, husband wife relationship, couple relations, male female relationship, criminal, romantic relationship, humour, crimes, dancing naked ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Heart of the Bear (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Estonia, Czech Republic, Germany, Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young Estonian goes to the Siberian Taiga to live as a hunter in a remote forest hut. He hopes to find his true self far from civilisation. The natives he meets introduce him to the myths of the north. The first is a young village teacher who ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Who's Your Daddy (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When one of them is about to become a father, three friends must make a decision that will change their lives forever.
Style: humorous, captivating, serious, realistic, light ...
Plot: kidnapping, friendship, father son relationship, family relations, love, friends, romantic friendship, relationships, love and romance, parenthood, male female relationship, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Courageous Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Courageous Love follows Alex Shelby as he encounters romance and intrigue while trying to save the family business that he recently inherited. While working undercover at the New York City branch office he falls in love with an employee named ...
Style: romantic, captivating, light, christian film, entertaining
Plot: love and romance, relationship vs career, love story, love affair, in love, romantic relationship, male female relationship, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, business, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Twenty Your Life On (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Being someone with no power nor looks nor money, Jiang Xiaoguo has always envied her three roommates. Duan Jiabao who comes from a wealthy family has simple desires. She is carefree and only cares about chasing after celebrities and eating good ...
Style: romantic, captivating
Plot: youth, friendship, roommate, coming of age, adulthood, couples, romantic friendship, love and romance, college graduate, lifestyle, friends, relationships ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Mental: It Can Be Your Love Story (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Bangladesh
Story: An underworld mafia steals valuable mineral resources and sell them over to international crime organization . Simi (Nusrat Imrose Tisha); a news reporter finds out and exposes the whole criminal chain to the media, despite all threats from them. An ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, romantic
Plot: smuggling, uncover truth, criminal, love affair, reporter, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, mafia, male female relationship, couple relations, relationships, news report ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.8
 3K
Coin Heist (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a crisis threatens to destroy their high school, four teens hatch a daring plan to raise $10 million. Step one? Breaking into the U.S. Mint.
Style: tense, sincere, psychological, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: heist, robbery, theft, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hacker, escapades, danger, hopes, crimes, ambition, nerd, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Márta, a 40-year-old neurosurgeon, falls in love. She leaves her shining American career behind and returns to Budapest to start a new life with the man she loves. But she waits for him at the Liberty Bridge in vain - he does not appear at their ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: relationship vs career, love and romance, couple relations, love interest, love affair, romantic relationship, new love, fall in love, first love, love story, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
 577
Dirt Music (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Georgie is slowly suffocating in a loveless marriage to fishing tycoon Jim Buckridge. Handsome poacher Lu is an irresistible symbol of the excitement she craves. A passionate affair follows that reveals the dark secrets in Lu’s past and forces him ...
Style: touching, sweet, uplifting, sentimental, romantic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fall in love, love affair, love and romance, love, friendship, couples, destiny, escapades, hopes, danger, couple relations, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Rosario Tijeras (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Worlds collide when a vengeance-obsessed young woman from the other side of the tracks captures the attention of two well-off friends.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: revenge, friend, murder, brutality, death, society, danger, social problems, slum, social differences, deadly, urban ghetto ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 133
A Love Story (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 117 min.
Story: What if you met the woman you wanted to make your wife after you married someone else? Ian Montes is a picture of success. Despite being a son of a shipping tycoon, Ian refused to just ride in his father's empire. He built his own real estate ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: business trip, father son relationship, relationships, love story, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, couple relations, romantic relationship, love and romance, male female relationship, rich, extramarital affair ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.6
 29
Rosy Lovers (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: A family drama about a college student couple who unintentionally becomes parents and realize the true meaning of love and life. Jang Mi is an immature mama’s girl who grew without experiencing any hardship in life. Unlike her parents’ will to ...
Style: romantic, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: family relations, coping, couple relations, family, love affair, new family, kids and family, romantic relationship, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, youth, young wife ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%