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Amish Grace (2010)
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Amish Grace (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a gunman killed five Amish children and injured five others in a Nickel Mines, Pennsylvania schoolhouse shooting in October of 2006, the world media attention rapidly turned from the tragic events to the extraordinary forgiveness demonstrated by the Amish community.
Style: psychological, rough, bleak, serious, emotional, realistic, disturbing
Plot: murder, hitman, family relations, religions or cults, life is a bitch, hopes, family problems, death in the family, dealing with death, introspection, deadly, life turned upside down, social relations, school, journalist, tragedy, farmer, amish, reporter, mass murder, funeral, loss of child, husband wife relationship, faith, grief ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa

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Most similar movies to Amish Grace

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, hopes, crimes, dealing with death and murder mostly in Drama, Biography and Crime genres. Some movies like Amish Grace: Crossed Over (2002), Living Proof (2008), Self Medicated (2005), The Wronged Man (2010), Beautiful Boy (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crossed Over (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the book Crossed Over: A Murder/A Memoir by Beverly Lowry, Crossed Over tells the true story of a woman, Beverly Lowry, who after the tragic hit-and-run death of her teenage son, sinks into a deep depression. Lowry and her supportive ...
Style: touching, psychological, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: death row, hit and run, child illness, hopes, unfulfillment, supportive spouse, redemption, murder, obsession, family problems, death in the family, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, canada
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Living Proof (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Living Proof is a 2008 Lifetime Television movie, directed by Dan Ireland, starring Harry Connick, Jr. The film is based on the true life story of Dr. Dennis Slamon and the book HER-2: The Making of Herceptin, a Revolutionary Treatment for Breast ...
Style: realistic, touching, uplifting, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: hopes, doctors and patients, radiation, human spirit, terminal illness, child illness, life is a bitch, power relations, ego clash, doctor, breast cancer, cancer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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79%
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Self Medicated (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on true events. On the edges of Las Vegas, 17-year-old Andrew's life is spiraling out of control. Unable to cope with the loss of his father, Andrew's descent into drugs and violence is gaining momentum, and the once promising young ...
Style: rough, psychological, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: drug abuse, dealing with death, parents and children, crimes, hopes, mental illness, mental institution, curses spells and rituals, life is a bitch, alcohol abuse, custody, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Wronged Man (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Janet Gregory, a single mother with a haunting past, is a paralegal struggling to overcome doubts about Calvin Willis, an African-American husband and father wrongfully accused of raping a neighborhood girl. Eventually convinced of his innocence, ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, rough ...
Plot: false accusation, hopes, courtroom drama, society, injustice, crimes, dishonesty, legal, rape, african american, dignity, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Beautiful Boy (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A married couple on the verge of separation are leveled by the news their 18-year-old son committed a mass shooting at his college, then took his own life.
Style: realistic, gloomy, bleak, serious, emotional ...
Plot: murder, death, victim, college, grief, suicide, forgiveness, parenting, death in the family, couples, deadly, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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69%
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Putty Hill (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Friends and family of Cory, a young man who has died of an overdose, gather at a Baltimore-area karaoke bar for his wake and compare stories about him. Gradually, as it becomes clear that there are many holes in their recollections about Cory, they ...
Style: emotional, sincere, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family problems, social relations, overdose, estrangement, introspection, youth, drug abuse, coming of age, dysfunctional family, death in the family, family in crisis, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Brotherly Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: West Philadelphia basketball star Sergio Taylor deals with the pressures of fame while his brother and sister have their own issues with ambition.
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: death in the family, family problems, prodigy, ambition, family relations, social relations, urban, high school life, youth, athlete's life, life is a bitch, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
We Were the Mulvaneys (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the novel by the same name, We Were the Mulvaneys is a sensitive portrayal of one family's journey as they face conflict, fear, tragedy and ultimately, themselves.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, bleak, gloomy
Plot: fear, family in crisis, love and romance, life is a bitch, siblings relations, alcohol abuse, family relations, small town, couples, small town life, innocence lost, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Mockingbird Don't Sing (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On November 4, 1970 on The CBS Evening News, Walter Cronkite reported on a true, horrific story that was about to rock the country. A 13-year-old girl was discovered in the small Los Angeles suburb of Arcadia who was still in diapers, barely able to ...
Style: psychological, touching, uplifting, emotional, serious ...
Plot: disability, hopes, social misfits, youth, isolation, self discovery, society, misfit, human spirit, family problems, mental illness, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Betrayed at 17 (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mother vows to get justice when her daughter's life is destroyed by a sex video that goes viral.
Style: emotional, serious, suspenseful, touching, realistic
Plot: high school, seduction, siblings relations, hopes, parents and children, teenage life, dishonesty, death in the family, family problems, youth, investigation, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Two Gates of Sleep (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After preparing for their mother's imminent death, two brothers go on an arduous upriver journey to honor her final request.
Style: realistic, gloomy, touching, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: siblings relations, dealing with death, last wish, death in the family, family problems, family relations, hopes, introspection, journey, river, death of mother, coffin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Natalee Holloway (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On May 30, 2005, on a high school graduation trip to Aruba, she disappeared without a trace.
Style: serious, emotional, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: family relations, mystery, crimes, life is a bitch, parents and children, missing person, investigation, disappearance, teenage girl
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Raising Jeffrey Dahmer (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the mass murderer Jeffrey Dahmer, the events within the family behind, and leading up to, his capture
Style: realistic, thought provoking, tense, disturbing, serious
Plot: serial killer, murder, violence spree, parents and children, family problems, deadly, family in crisis, crimes, haunted by the past, family relations, human nature, psychopath ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 90s, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The End Is My Beginning (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an extraordinary man who has lived through all is approaching his end, he decides to call his son to join him for the last time at his home in Tuscany. His intention is to share some valuable conversations about his life as a press ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: elderly, village, terminal illness, family relations, introspection, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, dealing with death, parents and children
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Grief of Others (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Ryries have suffered a loss: the death of a baby just fifty-seven hours after his birth. Without words to express their grief, the parents, John and Ricky, try to return to their previous lives. The couple's children, ten-year-old Biscuit ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: family relations, couples, death in the family, family problems, parents and children, couple relations, life is a bitch, dealing with death, family crisis, music box, falling into water, pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mourning for Anna (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mother deals with the violent murder of her daughter.
Style: serious, touching, offbeat, realistic
Plot: murder, country house, grief, death of daughter, crimes, optimism, hopes, youth, deadly, family relations, in the woods, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Picture of You (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Kyle and Jen, estranged siblings, travel from New York City to rural Pennsylvania to pack up the home of their recently deceased mother. While there, they make a discovery that turns their world upside-down. A Picture of You is a serious movie ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, dealing with death, estrangement, death in the family, family problems, life turned upside down, east asian lead, packing, death of mother, secrets, sibling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The 19th Wife (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fundamentalist sect member BeckyLyn is accused of killing her husband. Queenie, another wife in the polygamist sect, doesn't believe BeckyLyn is capable of such violence and desperate to prove her innocence reaches out to her excommunicated son ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: religions or cults, estrangement, on the run, false accusation, crimes, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, church, murder, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Older Than America (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The truth of the past come to light in a series of haunting visions in this drama. The strange visions grow more vivid with each passing day, a young woman of Native American heritage begins piecing together a Catholic priests diabolical plot to ...
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing, bleak, serious ...
Plot: racism, haunted by the past, clergy, society, americana, parents and children, life is a bitch, against humanity, social relations, dishonesty, deadly, genocide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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American Gun (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A brilliant story with an unexpected twist. A father uses the serial number on a hand gun in an attempt to track down his daughter's killer. The truth he uncovers is an unsettling reminder of the dangers of keeping handguns. Stars the legendary ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, realistic, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: murder, crimes, escapades, on the road, track down, deadly, obsessive quest, loss of daughter, amateur detective, child killer, small town, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Suburban Madness (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the real story of Clara Harris, the Houston, Texas dentist who made headlines in July 2002 when she killed her adulterous husband by repeatedly running over him with her car.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing
Plot: murder, crimes, private detective, suburbs, dishonesty, family problems, deadly, couples, infidelity, dentist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Pregnancy Pact (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of teenagers at Gloucester (Mass.) High School who agreed to get pregnant at the same time.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: pregnancy, high school, social relations, teenage life, high school life, society, media, journalism, youth, vomiting, investigation, internet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Pastor's Wife (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Matthew Winkler, a beloved minister who, in 2006, was found shot and killed in his Selmer, Tennessee home, his wife and young daughters missing. Authorities soon zeroed in on Matthew's wife, Mary, as the prime suspect ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, small town, investigation, crimes, deadly, small town life, social relations, marital rape, preacher, domestic violence, trial
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Fall to Rise (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A famous dancer is fired after an injury and thrust into the role of motherhood.
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, serious
Plot: introspection, ambition, hopes, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, dancer, women
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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3:13 (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: From living a normal life to surviving homelessness in the city of Miami, Peter is a victim of the turbulent U.S. recession during late 2000's. A drama based on true events.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: family relations, life turned upside down, family problems, disorder, unemployment, unfulfillment, social misfits, life is a bitch, misfit, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Home of Our Own (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story is located in Los Angeles in the sixties. An energetic widow, Frances Lacey, with her six children try to make a dream of theirs come true: to have a home of their own. Therefore they leave Los Angeles and head for the countryside, while ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: single parent, american dream, small town, child abuse, child's point of view, widow, family problems, social relations, small town life, death in the family, family relations, on the road ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The End of Love (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mark is a struggling actor stuck between the life he once knew and the one waiting for him. When the mother of his two-year-old son suddenly passes away, Mark is forced to confront his shortcomings. Their fates, now intertwined, hang in the balance ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: single parent, single father, family relations, life turned upside down, family in crisis, parents and children, dealing with death, babies and infants, youth, death in the family, family problems, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Brooke Ellison Story (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Rendered a quadriplegic since a child from a near-fatal neck injury, a young girl fights against all odds to succeed in life from grade school to her acceptance into college under the assistance of her loyal and dedicated mother.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: hospital, high school, college, parents and children, family in crisis, unfulfillment, social misfits, life is a bitch, rehabilitation, coming of age, youth, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Drew Peterson: Untouchable (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of Drew Peterson, who is charged with the death of his third wife after the mysterious disappearance of his fourth wife.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, missing person, police officer, couples, deadly, crimes, couple relations, murder suspect, disappearance, garage, pregnant woman, tv reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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I Want to Live (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The movie tells the story of a woman who struggles and fights to escape the gas chamber being condemned with capital punishment because of her participation in a hold up in which a person was killed.
Style: thought provoking, rough, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prison, injustice, crime, life is a bitch, fugitives, confined, crimes, legal, false accusation, addiction, heist, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%