20 Movies Like Life 2017

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The Pursuit of Happyness

The Pursuit of Happyness
The Pursuit of Happyness
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 12 wins & 26 nominations total
Writer: Steve Conrad
Actors: Will Smith, Thandiwe Newton, Jaden Smith
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: United States
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“The Pursuit of Happyness” is a biographical drama film based on the true story of Chris Gardner, a struggling salesman who becomes homeless with his young son. Despite facing numerous challenges, Gardner’s determination and resilience ultimately lead him to overcome adversity and achieve success.

The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 23 wins & 18 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, John Green
Actors: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Fault in Our Stars” is a heart-wrenching love story about two teenagers, Hazel and Gus, who meet and fall in love at a cancer support group. Together, they navigate the challenges of their illnesses while embracing the beauty and fragility of life.”

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

The Perks of Being a Wallflower
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: 19 wins & 51 nominations
Writer: Stephen Chbosky
Actors: Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Ezra Miller
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Perks of Being a Wallflower” is a coming-of-age drama about a socially awkward high school freshman named Charlie who navigates the challenges of adolescence, friendship, love, and mental health with the help of his new friends Sam and Patrick. Through a series of letters, Charlie explores themes of self-discovery, acceptance, and the transformative power of human connection.

The Spectacular Now

The Spectacular Now
The Spectacular Now
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 82/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 9 wins & 32 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, Tim Tharp
Actors: Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley, Kyle Chandler
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Spectacular Now” is a coming-of-age film that follows the story of a charismatic yet troubled high school senior, Sutter Keely, as he navigates his final year of school and his complicated relationship with a shy and introverted girl named Aimee Finecky, ultimately challenging his carefree lifestyle and forcing him to confront his own insecurities and fears.”

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 18 wins & 30 nominations
Writer: Jesse Andrews
Actors: Thomas Mann, RJ Cyler, Olivia Cooke
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” is a coming-of-age film about a high school student who befriends a classmate with cancer, and together they navigate the challenges of friendship, loss, and self-discovery. As they bond over their shared love of filmmaking, they learn valuable lessons about life, compassion, and the power of human connection.

The Way Way Back

The Way Way Back
The Way Way Back
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 30 nominations
Writer: Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
Actors: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Allison Janney
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Way Way Back” is a coming-of-age comedy-drama film about a shy and introverted teenager named Duncan who finds solace and self-confidence while working at a water park during his summer vacation. Through his experiences and friendships, Duncan navigates the challenges of adolescence and discovers his true worth.

Silver Linings Playbook

Silver Linings Playbook
Silver Linings Playbook
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 89 wins & 148 nominations total
Writer: David O. Russell, Matthew Quick
Actors: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro
Language: English, Hindi
Country: United States
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“Silver Linings Playbook” is a romantic comedy-drama about a man with bipolar disorder who forms an unlikely bond with a young widow as they navigate their personal struggles and search for happiness. The film explores themes of mental health, love, and the power of human connection.

500 Days of Summer

500 Days of Summer
500 Days of Summer
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 17 wins & 58 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber
Actors: Zooey Deschanel, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Geoffrey Arend
Language: English, French, Swedish
Country: United States
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“500 Days of Summer” is a romantic comedy-drama that follows the nonlinear story of Tom Hansen, a young man who falls in love with a woman named Summer Finn. The film explores the ups and downs of their relationship, ultimately challenging traditional notions of love and destiny.

The Descendants

The Descendants
The Descendants
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 65 wins & 148 nominations total
Writer: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
Actors: George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Descendants” is a drama film that follows the story of a wealthy landowner in Hawaii, who must navigate the complexities of family and personal tragedy after his wife is left in a coma. As he grapples with his wife’s condition, he also discovers a secret about her that leads him on a journey of self-discovery and forgiveness.

The Help

The Help
The Help
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 146 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 79 wins & 121 nominations total
Writer: Tate Taylor, Kathryn Stockett
Actors: Viola Davis, Emma Stone, Octavia Spencer
Language: English
Country: United States, India
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“The Help” is a movie set in the 1960s that follows a young aspiring journalist who decides to write a book capturing the experiences of African American maids working for white families in Mississippi, shedding light on racial inequality and discrimination. The film explores themes of friendship, courage, and the power of speaking out against injustice.

The Notebook

The Notebook
The Notebook
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 12 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Jeremy Leven, Jan Sardi, Nicholas Sparks
Actors: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Notebook” is a romantic drama film that tells the story of a young couple, Noah and Allie, who fall deeply in love during the summer of 1940. Years later, they reunite and their love is tested by the challenges of their respective lives.”

A Walk to Remember

A Walk to Remember
A Walk to Remember
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 29%
Metacritic: 35/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Nicholas Sparks, Karen Janszen
Actors: Mandy Moore, Shane West, Peter Coyote
Language: English
Country: United States
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“A Walk to Remember” is a coming-of-age romance film that tells the story of a popular high school boy who falls in love with a shy, religious girl, leading to a life-changing journey of love, faith, and self-discovery. The film explores themes of acceptance, forgiveness, and the power of love to transform lives.

The Vow

The Vow
The Vow
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 32%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 3 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: Abby Kohn, Marc Silverstein, Jason Katims
Actors: Rachel McAdams, Channing Tatum, Sam Neill
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia, France, Canada, Germany, Brazil, United Kingdom, China
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“The Vow” is a romantic drama film about a woman who loses her memory in a car accident and her husband’s efforts to help her remember their love story. It explores their journey of rediscovering their relationship and making new memories together.

About Time

About Time
About Time
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 70%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: 3 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Richard Curtis
Actors: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“About Time” is a romantic comedy film about a young man who discovers he has the ability to time travel and uses it to find love and make the most of his life. As he navigates through different timelines, he learns valuable lessons about love, family, and the importance of cherishing every moment.

Before We Go

Before We Go
Before We Go
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 28%
Metacritic: 31/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: N/A
Writer: Ron Bass, Jen Smolka, Chris Shafer
Actors: Chris Evans, Alice Eve, Emma Fitzpatrick
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Before We Go” is a romantic drama film about two strangers who meet in New York City and spend a night together, helping each other confront their past and make life-changing decisions. As they navigate the city, their connection deepens, leading them to question their own relationships and the possibilities of a new beginning.

The Edge of Seventeen

The Edge of Seventeen
The Edge of Seventeen
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 8 wins & 29 nominations
Writer: Kelly Fremon Craig
Actors: Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Blake Jenner
Language: English
Country: United States, China
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“The Edge of Seventeen” is a coming-of-age comedy-drama film that follows a high school student named Nadine as she navigates the challenges of adolescence, including friendships, family dynamics, and romantic relationships. With her best friend dating her older brother, Nadine feels even more isolated and must learn to find her own self-worth and embrace her unique journey to adulthood.

The Art of Getting By

The Art of Getting By
The Art of Getting By
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 20%
Metacritic: 36/100
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Runtime: 83 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Gavin Wiesen
Actors: Freddie Highmore, Emma Roberts, Michael Angarano
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Art of Getting By” is a coming-of-age drama that follows a high school slacker named George who becomes inspired to embrace life and pursue his artistic passion after meeting a girl named Sally, despite facing academic and personal challenges along the way.

The Fundamentals of Caring

The Fundamentals of Caring
The Fundamentals of Caring
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Rob Burnett, Jonathan Evison
Actors: Craig Roberts, Paul Rudd, Selena Gomez
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Fundamentals of Caring” is a comedy-drama film about a man who becomes a caregiver for a teenager with muscular dystrophy, and together they embark on a road trip that leads to unexpected self-discovery and friendship.

The Kings of Summer

The Kings of Summer
The Kings of Summer
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Chris Galletta
Actors: Nick Robinson, Gabriel Basso, Moises Arias
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Kings of Summer” is a coming-of-age comedy-drama about three teenage friends who run away from home to live in the woods and build their own house, in an attempt to escape their overbearing parents and gain independence. As they navigate the challenges of survival and friendship, they discover the complexities of growing up and the importance of family bonds.

The Spectacular Now

The Spectacular Now
The Spectacular Now
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 82/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 9 wins & 32 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, Tim Tharp
Actors: Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley, Kyle Chandler
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Spectacular Now” is a coming-of-age drama centered around a charismatic and popular high school senior, Sutter Keely, whose carefree and party-filled lifestyle is challenged when he falls in love with a shy and introverted girl named Aimee Finecky, forcing him to confront his own insecurities and fears about the future.”

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