Most Similar Movies to The Arbor (2010)


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The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2004)

The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2004)

6.4/10 Drama

Seven-year-old Jeremiah is pulled from his foster home and thrown into a troubled life on the road with his teenage mother, Sarah.

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Sweet Sixteen (2002)

Sweet Sixteen (2002)

9.7/10 Drama

A Glasgow youth (Martin Compston) turns to drug dealing to provide financial security for himself, his sister (Annmarie Fulton) and his imprisoned mother.

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Midnight Express (1978)

Midnight Express (1978)

7.6/10 Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Billy Hayes (Brad Davis), an American college student, is caught smuggling drugs out of Turkey and thrown into prison.

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Sweet Sixteen (2002)

Sweet Sixteen (2002)

7.4/10 Drama, Crime

Determined to have a normal family life once his mother gets out of prison, a Scottish teenager from a tough background sets out to raise the money for a home.

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Half Nelson (2006)

Half Nelson (2006)

7.2/10 Drama

An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.

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Papillon (2017)

Papillon (2017)

7.1/10 Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama

Wrongfully convicted for murder, Henri Charriere forms an unlikely relationship with fellow inmate and quirky convicted counterfeiter Louis Dega, in an attempt to escape from the notorious penal colony on Devil's Island.

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Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison (1951)

Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison (1951)

6.6/10 Drama

At California's Folsom Prison, escape attempts and riots are on the rise due to the old-school sadistic style of management of a brutal warden.

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Jungle Fever (1991)

Jungle Fever (1991)

6.5/10 Drama, Romance

Friends and family of a married black architect react in different ways to his affair with an Italian secretary.

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Luna (1979)

Luna (1979)

6.5/10 Drama

While touring in Italy, a recently-widowed American opera singer has an incestuous relationship with her 15-year-old son to help him overcome his heroin addiction.

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Stranger Inside (2001)

Stranger Inside (2001)

5.3/10 Drama

An aging former child star tries to capture the wealth that has always eluded him by latching on to a lucky man while both have their eye on the same girl of their dreams.

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Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)

Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)

10.0/10 Drama

An illegitimate child (Jena Malone) endures increasingly sadistic beatings from her mother's (Jennifer Jason Leigh) second husband (Ron Eldard) in the '50s South.

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Diane (2018)

Diane (2018)

9.3/10 Drama

A woman fills her days helping others and desperately attempting to bond with her drug-addicted son. But as those around her begin to drift away in the last quarter of her life, she is left to reckon with past choices and long-dormant memories.

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Betty Fisher and Other Stories (2001)

Betty Fisher and Other Stories (2001)

9.2/10 Drama, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller

Grieving after the death of her young son Joseph, novelist Betty Fisher (Sandrine Kiberlain) enters a dark depression. Hoping to bring her out of it, her mother Margot (Nicole Garcia) arranges to kidnap another child, Jose (Alexis Chatrian), to replace the son Betty lost. Although she knows it's wrong, Betty accepts Jose as her new son. Meanwhile, Jose's mother Carole (Mathilde Seigner) is looking for her son with the help of her boyfriend, Francois (Luck Mervil), and some of his cohorts.

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Lbs. (2004)

Lbs. (2004)

8.2/10 Comedy, Drama

An obese man (Carmine Famiglietti) moves away from home and into the woods in a bid to lose weight and beat his addiction to food.

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Okaasan (1952)

Okaasan (1952)

7.6/10 Drama

A teenaged girl witnesses her widowed mother's attempt to sustain her family.

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Beautiful Boy (2018)

Beautiful Boy (2018)

7.3/10 Biography, Drama

Based on the best-selling pair of memoirs from father and son David and Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years.

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Little Boy Blue (1997)

Little Boy Blue (1997)

2.5/10 Drama

Jimmy (Ryan Phillippe) would do anything to protect his mother (Nastassja Kinski) and two younger brothers from his abusive father, Ray (John Savage), a veteran who suffers from PTSD. A talented baseball player with dreams of escaping his small Texas town, Jimmy is terrified of leaving Ray alone with the family. When the police start questioning Ray about a local murder, Jimmy finds that keeping Ray in check may be harder than he initially thought.

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Winter's Bone (2010)

Winter's Bone (2010)

7.2/10 Drama, Mystery

An unflinching Ozark Mountain girl hacks through dangerous social terrain as she hunts down her drug-dealing father while trying to keep her family intact.

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Keane (2004)

Keane (2004)

6.9/10 Drama

A disheveled man desperately searches New York City for his young daughter.

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A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (1972)

A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (1972)

6.7/10 Comedy, Drama

A couple uses extremely black comedy to survive taking care of a daughter who is nearly completely brain dead. They take turns doing the daughter's voice and stare into the eyes of death and emotional trauma with a humor that hides their pain.

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Ben Is Back (2018)

Ben Is Back (2018)

6.7/10 Mystery, Drama, Thriller

A drug addicted teenage boy shows up unexpectedly at his family's home on Christmas Eve.

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