Tags: movies like Wonder Wheel (2017) - full list
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 5.4)|
|Characters||Teens, Students, Demons|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Death|
|Style||By 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.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Growing up|
Two popular teen boys, best friends since childhood, discover their lives, families, and girlfriends dramatically upended after an unexpected incident occurs on the night of a 17th birthday party.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 8.5)|
|Characters||Superhero, Raccoons, Gods, Friends, Heroes|
|Plot||Love, Apocalypse, Time travel|
|Place||Space, USA, Spaceships|
|Style||Marvel, Long, Exciting, Popular|
After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.
|Mark||4.8 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Style||For a group of friends, Cute|
An aspiring music journalist lands her dream job and is about to move to San Francisco when her boyfriend of nine years decides to call it quits. To nurse her broken heart, she and her two best friends spend one outrageous last adventure in New York City.
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Love, Loneliness, Technology|
Phil's new phone comes with an unexpected feature, Jexi...an A.I. determined to keep him all to herself in a comedy about what can happen when you love your phone more than all else.
|Characters||Teens, Parents, Family, Mothers|
|Plot||Time travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship, Dancing, Motorcycles, Holidays|
Emile is fifteen. He lives in Montargis, between a sweet-crazy father and a mother who has always dyed his hair blond, because, it seems, he is more beautiful like that. When the girl who pleases him more than anything invites him to Venice for the holidays, he is overjoyed. Only problem, his parents decide to accompany him - This is the story of a teenager born into an unclassifiable family, the story of a first love, miraculous and fragile. This is the story of an initiatory and incredible journey where life often takes unawares, but where Venice, it will be at the rendezvous.
|Characters||Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Fathers|
|Plot||Love, Loneliness, Time travel, Investigation|
After getting into a near fatal car accident, Alma discovers she has a new relationship with time and uses this ability to find out the truth about her father’s death.
|Characters||Friends, Fathers, Old man|
|Plot||Love, Happiness, Meaning of life|
Having quarreled with his father Altan goes to work in the North. He will have to spend a month alone on a deserted island. But soon a neighbor appears. He is old Baibal who has come to the island to spend the last days of his life there. He asks Altan to bury him next to his wife. But the guy finds out that long ago the old man’s daughter went missing. He talks the old man into publishing an entertainment blog to find his daughter and put of the man’s death. Every day Altan does his best to stimulate the old man to live another beautiful day.
|Plot||Love, Investigation, Betrayal, Blackmail|
The inside story of the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein reveals how, over decades, he acquired and protected his power even when scandal threatened to engulf him. Former colleagues and accusers detail the method and consequences of his alleged abuse, hoping for justice and also to inspire change.
|Mark||4 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Lifeguards, Dragons|
The teenagers of Disney's most infamous villains return to the Isle of the Lost to recruit a new batch of villainous offspring to join them at Auradon Prep.
|Characters||Doctors, Family, Friends, Actors, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Fidelity, Rivalry|
|Place||Russia, India, Asia|
Lena is a talented midwife and gynaecologist, her husband Serezha is an actor at a provincial drama theatre. They are close and gentle with each other, but there is no sex. Lena suspects that Serezha has an affair, but she worries quietly and does not reveal her jealousy. Instead of sorting out her relationship with her husband, Lena starts to betray him with chance acquaintances. Gradually Lena’s parallel life gets out of control and changes her original life.
|Characters||Spy, Killers, Police, Family, Fathers|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Pursuit|
An ex-convict working undercover intentionally gets himself incarcerated again in order to infiltrate the mob at a maximum security prison.
|Genre||horror, fantasy, comedy, family|
|Characters||Parents, Family, Mothers|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Parenting|
The Addams family's lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a treacherous, greedy crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, comedy, melodrama|
|Characters||Teens, Friends, Gangsters|
|Plot||Love, Fight, Death, Fear, Confrontation|
Living his best life in post-apocalyptic LA, a slacker strives to find the girl of his dreams while outwitting mindless ghouls and cliquish gangs.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, adventure, detective|
|Characters||Demons, Teens, Parents|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Travel|
|Place||Islands, Uninhabited island, USA|
After being put on a supposedly uninhabited island as a form of behavioral rehabilitation, a high school senior finds that he's not alone on the island, and that getting discovered could be deadly.
|Characters||Teens, Brothers, Friends|
|Plot||Adventure, Money, Relationship, Fidelity|
Alan, Red, and Smitty spend high summer on the Jersey Shore roving the boardwalk and getting into trouble. But the discovery of good old fashioned treasure sets the friends on an escalating course of suspicion and violence in this atmospheric thriller.
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Parents, Friends, Girlfriends, Pupils|
Cry Baby, a strong and sensitive girl, is sent off to a disturbing sleepaway school that’s hidden underneath a grandiose façade. Luckily, she has a sweet and unapologetic best friend who sticks up for her when she gets bullied by the other students whose brains are under control by the Principal and his wicked staff. With the help of the magical friends they meet along the way, as well as an Angelic Spirit Guide, they are able to gain the strength they need to fight off the school’s belligerent patriarchal conditioning.
|Characters||Parents, Doctors, Family, Mothers, Fathers|
A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow patients.
Teen Michelle Carter’s actions shocked a nation — but what really happened behind closed doors?
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Parents|
|Plot||Political, Parenting, Adoption|
|Style||Makes me think, Tense|
A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Characters||Teens, Terminally ill, Disabled people|
|Style||Makes me think|
Seventeen-year-old Stella spends most of her time in the hospital as a cystic fibrosis patient. Her life is full of routines, boundaries and self-control -- all of which get put to the test when she meets Will, an impossibly charming teen who has the same illness.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Plot||Love, Love triangle|
Two friends, young psychiatrists, perceive life in different ways. One wants to do the right thing. The second is to experiment. One is a diligent student. The second is the troublemaker. One loves, hating. The second hates, loving. It's a pity that they have only one passion - Katerina Sergeevna. For one, she is Mom, Dad's wife. For another - a lover.
|Style||Exciting, Makes me think|
Two young New Yorkers begin to fall in love over the course of a single day, as a series of potentially life-altering meetings loom over their heads - hers concerning her family’s deportation to Jamaica, and his concerning an education at Dartmouth.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 7.7)|
|Plot||Success, Love, Relationship|
|Style||Atmospheric, Soulful, Cute, Best soundtracks, Oscars, Interesting, Romantic, Touching|
Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers — and falls in love with — struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer — until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.1)|
|Plot||Motorcycles, Love, First love|
|Style||For girls, Netflix, By books, Light|
When teenager Elle's first kiss leads to a forbidden romance with the hottest boy in high school, she risks her relationship with her best friend.
|Mark||3 (imdb: 6.8)|
It tells the story of Marcos and Ana, who have been married for more than 25 years, but enter into an existential crisis that leads them to separate. The life of singles seems fascinating and exciting at first, but soon it also becomes monotonous for her and nightmarish for him.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Plot||Bulimia, Love, Relationship|
There's two great loves in Anya's life, her athlete boyfriend Zhenya and food. Zhenya is not happy how Anya has been gaining weight due to her eating habits and decides to dump her. But Anya doesn't want to give up and decides to get rid of excess weight with the help of Nikolai, an overweight man obsessed with the healthy living.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Characters||Teens, Parents, Family, Orphans|
|Style||Kind, Soulful, Cute|
When Pete and Ellie decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl, they find themselves speeding from zero to three kids overnight.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Characters||Gay, Friends, Teens|
Lorenzo is a teenager who lives in Patagonia. One day his family receives in his house to Caíto, the son of some friends who are going through a serious family situation and can not take care of him. He is a complicated kid and has difficulty adapting to the new home. Despite the differences, a unique friendship arises between them. Each has much to learn from the other. Caito, still with his things, has that share of rebellion that Lorenzo needs to break the strict molds in his head and to let his most repressed instincts and passions flow. Home life becomes chaotic but vital and engaging. Caíto is much more than a troublesome boy: he is someone who forces Lorenzo's parents to reopen a dark chapter of their past that they would rather not remember.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Girlfriends, Mothers, Fathers|
|Plot||Revenge, Seduction, Money|
Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to live with the family, Erica finds her domestic and personal life overwhelmed. With Luke and her sidekicks Kala and Claudine in tow, Erica acts out by exposing a high school teacher's dark secret.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 4.8)|
|Genre||drama, crime, biography|
|Characters||Mafia, Criminals, Parents, Family, Tough guys, Gangsters|
John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Plot||Drug addict, Relationship, Divorce|
After he and his first wife separate, journalist David Sheff struggles to help their teenage son, who goes from experimenting with drugs to becoming devastatingly addicted to methamphetamine.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.8)|
|Characters||Parents, Family, Maids, Dogs|
|Plot||Relationship, Everyday life, Martial Arts|
|Place||Mexico, Sea, Aircraft|
In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 8.2)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, biography|
|Characters||Drivers, Friends, Musicians, Police|
|Place||New York, USA|
|Style||Oscars, Fascinating, Light|
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.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.9)|
14-year-old Joe is the only child of Jeanette and Jerry — a housewife and a golf pro — in a small town in 1960s Montana. Nearby, an uncontrolled forest fire rages close to the Canadian border, and when Jerry loses his job (and his sense of purpose) he decides to join the cause of fighting the fire, leaving his wife and son to fend for themselves.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 6.1)|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Love, Relationship, Technology|
|Style||Deep Meaning, Makes me think|
Two colleagues at a revolutionary research lab design technology to improve and perfect romantic relationships. As their work progresses, their discoveries become more profound.
|Mark||9.6 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Friends, Terminally ill|
|Style||Netflix, Makes me think, Touching, Soulful|
A couple who have known each other since 8 are destined to be together until death do them apart.
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Characters||Teens, Difficult teens, Friends|
|Style||Deep Meaning, Makes me think, Light|
Stevie is a sweet 13-year-old about to explode. His mom is loving and attentive, but a little too forthcoming about her romantic life. His big brother is a taciturn and violent bully. So Stevie searches his working-class Los Angeles suburb for somewhere to belong. He finds it at the Motor Avenue skate shop.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Style||Heavy, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing|
Laura Collins, single mom to daughter Sarah, has had a history of rocky relationships, so when Sarah begins dating the popular and charismatic Rob Tennison, Laura is thrilled with what she sees. But when it becomes increasingly clear that Rob has a darker, possessive side, Laura lives in a state of denial about her daughter’s relationship until Sarah goes missing. Laura must find the will to fight for justice for Sarah when a case against Rob is brought to trial and presided over by a powerful judge.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Genre||drama, music, biography|
|Characters||Musicians, Singers, Parents, Family|
|Style||Inspirational, Soulful, Philosophical, Deep Meaning, Touching, Makes me think|
Growing up in Texas, Bart Millard suffers physical and emotional abuse at the hands of his father. His childhood and relationship with his dad inspires him to write the hit song "I Can Only Imagine" as singer of the Christian band MercyMe.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||drama, crime, biography|
|Characters||Scammers, Criminals, Parents, Family, FBI|
|Plot||On real events, Money|
The story of a teenager, Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the police during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 5.5)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, comedy|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
A teenage girl and her little brother must survive a wild 24 hours during which a mass hysteria of unknown origin causes parents to turn violently on their own kids.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Style||Makes me think|
This time Lesha, Slava, Kamil and Sasha go to St. Petersburg. And three of the four do not even know why they go there. But at some point it becomes clear that it does not matter - why. It is important that they go.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, adventure|
|Characters||Clowns, Losers, Mathematicians, Geniuses, Friends, Superhero|
|Plot||Survival, Cheating, Money, Betrayal|
|Style||Fancy, By manga, Makes me think, Disturbing|
Drifting aimlessly through life, Kaisi (Li Yi Feng) has racked up debts of several million having borrowed money from his friends. Lured with the promise of writing it all off, Kaisi leaves his ailing mother and childhood sweetheart Qing (Zhou Dongyu) to board the ship Destiny and attend a gambling party controlled by the mysterious Anderson (Michael Douglas). All players join the game with stars. For each game they lose, their opponent captures a star. Everyone is holding daggers behind their backs plotting dirty means by which to overcome their opponents. The game quickly deteriorates into a slaughter and Kaisi must battle save his own skin…