10 best movies like Midnight Sun (2018)

Movies similar to Midnight Sun (2018): The Fault in Our Stars, A Walk to Remember, Keith, Sing Street, 12 Years a Slave, If I Stay, Everything, Everything, Shopgirl, LOL, Vysotsky: Thank God I'm Alive.

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The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.7)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:13
CharactersTeens, Terminally ill
PlotLove, Cancer, Time travel, Death, Funeral, First love
PlaceUSA
StyleTouching, To cry

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.

A Walk to Remember (2002)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.4)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
PlotLove, Adventure, Chase, Intrigue
PlaceSchool, Deserts, Korea

When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie has a "to-do" list for her life and also a very big secret she must keep from Landon.

Keith (2008)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.4)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
CharactersTeens, Parents, Friends
PlotLove, Cars, Jealousy, Love triangle, First love
PlaceSchool, Lake

Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that Keith has something to hide. As the free-spirited Keith shows Natalie how to embrace what life offers, they grow closer -- until a secret tests the bounds of their relationship

Sing Street (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, music
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
Duration02:36
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Singers, Musicians, Mothers, Pupils
PlotLove, Relationship, Art
PlaceSchool, Ireland

A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.

12 Years a Slave (2013)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 8.1)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:13
CharactersFamily, Musicians
PlotAbduction, Slavery, Love, Death, Freedom
PlaceUSA, New York

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon’s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

If I Stay (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersTeens
StyleTouching

Mia Hall, a talented young cellist, thought the most difficult decision she would ever have to make would be whether to pursue her musical dreams at prestigious Juilliard or follow her heart to be with the love of her life, Adam, a rock singer/guitarist. However, a car wreck changes everything in an instant, and now Mia's life hangs in the balance. Suspended between life and death, Mia faces a choice that will decide her future.

Everything, Everything (2017)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.4)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersTeens
PlotLove, Relationship

A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.

Shopgirl (2005)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.3)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:56
CharactersMusicians, Businessmen
PlotLove, Youth, Love triangle
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleTouching, To cry

Mirabelle is a disenchanted salesgirl and aspiring artist who sells gloves and accessories at a department store. She has two men in her life: wealthy divorcée Ray Porter and struggling musician Jeremy. Mirabelle falls in love with the glamorous Ray, and her life takes a magical turn, but eventually she realizes that she must empower herself and make a choice between them.

LOL (2012)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:37
CharactersGirlfriends, Teens
PlotLove, Time travel, Adventure
PlaceUSA

In a world connected by YouTube, iTunes, and Facebook, Lola and her friends navigate the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship while dodging their sometimes overbearing and confused parents. When Lola's mom, Anne, "accidentally" reads her teenage daughter's racy journal, she realizes just how wide their communication gap has grown.

Vysotsky: Thank God I'm Alive (2011)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genredrama, biography
CountryRussia
Duration02:08
CharactersSingers, Musicians, Friends
PlotYouth
PlaceRussia, Moscow

Russian poet, singer and actor Vladimir Vysotsky was an idol of the 1970s and '80s. In 1980, at the age of 42, he passed away during the Moscow Olympic Games. This is the story of his last great love as handed down to his son from a family friend. Written by nitorch.

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After (2019)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.4)
Genremelodrama, drama
Duration01:53
CharactersTeens, Students, Demons
PlotLove, Relationship, Death
PlaceCollege, Russia
StyleBy books, Disturbing

Tessa Young is a dedicated student, dutiful daughter and loyal girlfriend to her high school sweetheart. Entering her first semester of college, Tessa's guarded world opens up when she meets Hardin Scott, a mysterious and brooding rebel who makes her question all she thought she knew about herself -- and what she wants out of life.

Every Day (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:19
CharactersTeens
PlotLove
StyleRomantic, To cry

16-year old Rhiannon falls in love with a mysterious spirit named “A” that inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and “A” work each day to find each other, not knowing what the next day will bring.

Whiplash (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.5)
Genredrama, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:46
CharactersMusicians, Drummers, Teachers
PlotObsession, Music, Love, Relationship
PlaceUSA
StyleWorth watching

Under the direction of a ruthless instructor, a talented young drummer begins to pursue perfection at any cost, even his humanity.

Rocketman (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.4)
Genredrama, musical, music, biography
Duration01:53
CharactersCelebrities, Musicians, Singers, Pianists
PlotOn real events, Music
StyleVivid

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

Lords of Chaos (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama, crime, music, biography
Duration02:16
CharactersMusicians, Singers, Gay, Cats
PlotMusic, Sects
PlaceNorway

A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1990s results in a very violent outcome.

Blaze (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, music, biography
Duration02:14
CharactersMusicians, Singers, Jews
PlotMusic, Death
PlaceTrains

A re-imagining of the life and times of Blaze Foley, the unsung songwriting legend of the Texas Outlaw Music movement.

La La Land (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, musical, music
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
Duration02:16
CharactersMusicians, Actors, Pianists
PlotLove, Money, Dreams
StyleGood music

Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.

Yesterday (2019)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, musical, music
Duration02:45
CharactersCelebrities, Musicians, Losers, Singers
PlotLove

Jack Malik is a struggling singer-songwriter in an English seaside town whose dreams of fame are rapidly fading, despite the fierce devotion and support of his childhood best friend, Ellie. After a freak bus accident during a mysterious global blackout, Jack wakes up to discover that he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles.

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