Movies like Don't Make Me Go

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Don't Make Me Go (2022)
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Don't Make Me Go (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A terminally ill man and his teenage daughter embark on a road trip from California to New Orleans for his 20th college reunion. While there, he secretly hopes she can reunite with the mother who left them long ago.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Audience: teen drama
Plot: father daughter relationship, road trip, terminal illness, teenager, life is a bitch, illness, father, teenage girl, family relations, parents and children, single father, father and daughter, family problems, single parent, fighting illness, absent mother, search for mother, girl, woman, dog, nudist, female nudity, mother, hospital, male nudity ...

Most similar movies to Don't Make Me Go

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, disturbing and suspense films with plots about family relations, family problems, parents and children, life is a bitch, father daughter relationship, teenager and family mostly in Drama, Biography and Family genres. Some movies like Don't Make Me Go: Dark Was the Night (2018), Peaceful (2021), House Of Himiko (2005), Nowhere Special (2020), Dad's Home (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dark Was the Night (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the aftermath of tragedy, a woman and her teenage son must forge into uncharted territory in order to move on with their lives.
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: teenager, loss of father, loss of husband, life is a bitch, mother son relationship, family problems, single mother, mother and son, family life, family tragedy, teenage life, dysfunctional family ...
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Peaceful (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A son in denial of a serious illness. A mother facing the unbearable. And between them a doctor fighting to do his job and bring them to acceptance. The three of them have one year and four seasons to come together and understand what it means to ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: cancer, acceptance, mother son relationship, terminal illness, lifestyle change, life is a bitch, fighting illness, changing lives, family problems, family relations, illness, medical examination ...
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House Of Himiko (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Saori is a young woman struggling to make her way in life. Her gay father, Himiko, had abandoned Saori and her mother years before. Now her father's young lover Haruhiko shows up to tell Saori that her father is dying of cancer. Still angry ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: family relations, gay father, gay parent, father daughter relationship, lgbtq, new job, female protagonist, father and daughter, parents and children, family problems, financial problem, gay ...
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Nowhere Special (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Romania, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: John, a 35-year-old window cleaner, has dedicated his life to bringing up his 4-year-old son, Michael, after the child's mother left them soon after giving birth. When John is given only a few months left to live, he attempts to find a new, ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, captivating, disturbing
Plot: father son relationship, dying father, single parent, family relations, foster home, parents and children, father and son, terminal illness, kids and family, search for father, father, relationships ...
Place: northern ireland
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Dad's Home (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ben Westman is a widowed father who has to take care of his two young children, Lindsay of twelve, and little Dylan of eight. Things get complicated when he is fired. Now, all three must remain together and try to overcome the situation in which ...
Style: touching, captivating, unusual plot structure, psychological, contemplative
Plot: single father, family relations, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, boy, single parent, uncle nephew relationship, parents and children, father daughter relationship, kids and family, fatherhood, parenthood ...
Place: cleveland ohio
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Before the Rooster Crows (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Puerto Rico
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Teenager Carmín lives in a mountainous village in the center of Puerto Rico with her tough and conservative grandmother. Her mother left for the US without her. The arrival of her father, after long years in prison, eases Carmín’s profound ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: coming of age, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, teenager, dysfunctional family, family problems, parents and children, family, life is a bitch, father and daughter, living with parents, parenthood ...
Place: puerto rico
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Mickey and the Bear (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In Anaconda, Montana, a strong-willed teenage girl navigates a loving but volatile relationship with her veteran father. In a desperate search for independence and her own identity, she risks family, heartbreak, and her standing in the only place ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, addiction, teenager, teenage girl, incest, war veteran, father daughter incest, life is a bitch, family relations, parents and children, women, woman ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, montana
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Parallel Courses (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gaby, Fer's mother and Silvia, Diego's mother, live their lives happily, until one day, due to Diego's kidney disease they find out that the kids were switched at birth. In order to save Diego’, both mothers end up in a legal battle ...
Style: disturbing, captivating
Plot: mother son relationship, biological father, child illness, family problems, problem, illness, parents and children, life is a bitch, search for father, family relations, dysfunctional family, fighting illness ...
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76%
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Murina (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia, Brazil, USA, Slovenia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenage girl decides to replace her controlling father with his wealthy foreign friend during a weekend trip to the Adriatic Sea.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, psychological
Plot: teenage girl, friend, family problems, parents and children, relationship problems, father, overprotective parent, teenager, overprotective father, grownups, control, woman ...
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66%
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Asia (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Asia is the single mother of 17-year-old Vika. Vika's deteriorating health urges Asia to finally find her voice as a mother and to embrace and cherish their time together.
Style: captivating, sincere, touching
Plot: family relations, mother daughter relationship, single mother, parents and children, fighting illness, teenage life, nursing, illness, child, family life, relationships, teenage girl ...
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My Brother, My Sister (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When their father's will forces them to live together, siblings Nik and Tesla — and Tesla's kids — try to overcome their differences to become a family.
Style: sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating, emotional
Plot: brother sister reunion, brother sister relationship, family problems, family relations, schizophrenic, parents and children, dysfunctional family, marital argument, family reunited, family, kids and family, father son relationship ...
Place: italy, rome italy
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53%
Songs of Love and Hate (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In an idyllic wine region at the foot of the Swiss Alps lives Rico with his two daughters and his wife Anna. The charming daughter, Lili, brings turbulence into the so far harmonious family life because of the awakening of her sexuality. Her father ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, coming of age, sexuality, family problems, family relations, relationship problems, sexual tension, sexual relations, family life, parents and children, relationships, family ...
Place: swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Beautiful Days (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At the request of his dying father, Zhenchen, a Chinese student, goes to Seoul in search of his mother, whom he has not seen for fourteen years. He soon discovers that she is working as a hostess in a bar…
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, sincere
Plot: mother son relationship, absent mother, family relations, parents and children, mother and son, estranged mother, family problems, family, birth mother, life is a bitch, search for mother, longing ...
Place: north korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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A Family Man (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dane Jensen is a driven, Chicago-based headhunter, working at a cut-throat job placement firm. When Dane's boss announces his retirement, he pits Dane against Lynn Vogel, Dane's equally driven but polar-opposite rival at the firm, in a ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, sentimental, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: parent child relationship, family relations, choice, illness, family problems, job, relationships, customer, businessman, child illness, fighting illness, ambition ...
Place: chicago illinois
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44%
The Levelling (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Clover is finishing a veterinary course when her brother dies and she is called home to her family's struggling Somerset farm.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
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Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
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43%
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Paper Spiders (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A bittersweet story about coming of age in the shadow of mental illness.
Style: disturbing, suspense, psychological, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Don't Be Afraid (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
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Style: psychological, realistic, thought provoking, melancholic, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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She Is Not Crying, She Is Singing (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 78 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Etruscan Smile (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Relative newcomers Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis are directing from a script by Michael McGowan, Sarah Bellwood and Michal Lali Kagan. The story follows tough old Scotsman Rory MacNeil as he travels from his home in the remote island of Vallasay, ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
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Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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38%
Fathers & Daughters (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Italy
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Style: touching, captivating, sincere, suspense, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Time: contemporary
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37%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, captivating
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Foreign Bodies (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Italy
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Story: Antonio and Pietro, a man and his child, alone in Milan to fight against illness. Pietro has a brain cancer, to move from South to North Italy seems to be a chance, maybe salvation. Jaber, fifteen years old, lives in Milan with a group of fellow ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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You (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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36%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Meet 17-year-old Hala, who struggles to balance being a suburban teenager with her traditional Muslim upbringing. As she comes into her own, Hala finds herself grappling with a secret that threatens to unravel her family.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, inspirational
Audience: teens
Plot: muslim girl, teenage girl, muslim woman, muslim, teenager, religion, teenage sexuality, family relations, girl, social problems, teenage life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
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34%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, queer cinema
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33%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
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Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
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33%