Movies like Support The Girls 2018

Lisa Conroy is general manager at a highway-side 'sports bar with curves', Double Whammies. She nurtures and protects her employees fiercely - but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction... Double Whammies sells a big, weird American fantasy, but what happens when reality pokes a bunch of holes in it?

If you already watched and love Support The Girls, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Support The Girls.

1 High Flying Bird 2019

During an NBA lockout, a sports agent, Ray Burke, presents his rookie client, Erick Scott, with an intriguing and controversial business opportunity.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Steven Soderbergh

Country:

United States of America
6.2

2 Three Identical Strangers 2018

New York, 1980. Three complete strangers accidentally discover that they're identical triplets, separated at birth. The 19-year-olds' joyous reunion catapults them to international fame, but also unlocks an extraordinary and disturbing secret that goes beyond their own lives – and could transform our understanding of human nature forever.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Tim Wardle

Writer:

Grace Hughes-Hallett (developed by)

Country:

United Kingdom
7.7

3 If Beale Street Could Talk 2018

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Barry Jenkins

Writers:

Barry Jenkins (written for the screen by), James Baldwin (based on the book by)

Country:

United States of America
7.1

4 Minding The Gap 2018

Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Bing Liu

Country:

United States of America
8.1

5 First Reformed 2017

A pastor of a small church in upstate New York starts to spiral out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Paul Schrader

Writer:

Paul Schrader

Country:

United States of America
7.1

6 We The Animals 2018

Manny, Joel and Jonah tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions of their father and Ma dreams of escape, Jonah, the youngest, embraces an imagined world all his own.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Jeremiah Zagar

Writers:

Justin Torres (based on the novel by), Daniel Kitrosser (screen play by) (as Dan Kitrosser) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

7 Shirkers 2018

In 1992, teenager Sandi Tan shot Singapore's first indie road movie with her enigmatic American mentor Georges – who then vanished with all the footage. Twenty years later, the 16mm film is recovered, sending Tan, now a novelist in Los Angeles, on a personal odyssey in search of Georges' vanishing footprints.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Sandi Tan

Writer:

Sandi Tan (a film by)

Countries:

Singapore, United Kingdom, United States of America
7.4

8 Leave No Trace 2018

A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an increasingly erratic journey in search of a place to call their own.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Debra Granik

Writers:

Debra Granik (screenplay by), Anne Rosellini (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
7.2

9 The Rider 2017

Once a rising star of the rodeo circuit, and a gifted horse trainer, young cowboy Brady is warned that his riding days are over, after a horse crushed his skull at a rodeo. Back home on the Pine Ridge Reservation, with little desire or alternatives for a different way of life, Brady’s sense of inadequacy mounts as he is unable to ride or rodeo – the essentials of being a cowboy. In an attempt to regain control of his own fate, Brady undertakes a search for new identity and what it means to be a man in the heartland of America.

Genres:

Drama, Western

Director:

Chloé Zhao

Writer:

Chloé Zhao

Country:

United States of America
7.4

10 Juliet, Naked 2018

Annie is stuck in a long-term relationship with Duncan – an obsessive fan of obscure rocker Tucker Crowe. When the acoustic demo of Tucker's hit record from 25 years ago surfaces, its discovery leads to a life-changing encounter with the elusive rocker himself.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Jesse Peretz

Writers:

Evgenia Peretz (screenplay by), Jim Taylor (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.6

11 Can You Ever Forgive Me? 2018

When a bestselling celebrity biographer is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception.

Genres:

Drama, Crime, Comedy

Director:

Marielle Heller

Writers:

Nicole Holofcener (screenplay by), Jeff Whitty (screenplay by)

Country:

United States of America
7.1

12 Gloria Bell 2018

Gloria is a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on the dance floor, joyfully letting loose at clubs around Los Angeles. After meeting Arnold on a night out, she finds herself thrust into an unexpected new romance, filled with both the joys of budding love and the complications of dating, identity, and family.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Sebastián Lelio

Writers:

Alice Johnson Boher (adapted screenplay), Sebastián Lelio | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Chile, United States of America
6.3

13 Wendy And Lucy 2008

Wendy, a near-penniless drifter, is traveling to Alaska in search of work, and her only companion is her dog, Lucy. Already perilously close to losing everything, Wendy hits a bigger bump in the road when her old car breaks down and she is arrested for shoplifting dog food. When she posts bail and returns to retrieve Lucy, she finds that the dog is gone, prompting a frantic search for her pet.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Kelly Reichardt

Writers:

Jonathan Raymond (screenplay by) (as Jon Raymond), Kelly Reichardt (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.1

14 The Souvenir 2019

A shy but ambitious film student falls into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship with a charismatic but untrustworthy older man.

Genres:

Romance, Mystery, Drama

Director:

Joanna Hogg

Writer:

Joanna Hogg (screenplay)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.5

15 Widows 2018

A police shootout leaves four thieves dead during an explosive armed robbery attempt in Chicago. Their widows have nothing in common except a debt left behind by their spouses' criminal activities. Hoping to forge a future on their own terms, they join forces to pull off a heist.

Genres:

Crime, Thriller

Director:

Steve McQueen

Writers:

Gillian Flynn (screenplay by), Steve McQueen (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
6.9

16 Private Life 2018

Richard and Rachel, a couple in the throes of infertility, try to maintain their marriage as they descend deeper and deeper into the insular world of assisted reproduction and domestic adoption.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Tamara Jenkins

Writer:

Tamara Jenkins

Country:

United States of America
7.2

17 Vox Lux 2018

In 1999, teenage sisters Celeste and Eleanor survive a seismic, violent tragedy. The sisters compose and perform a song about their experience, making something lovely and cathartic out of a catastrophe - while also catapulting Celeste to stardom. By 2017, Celeste is a mother to a teenage daughter of her own and is struggling to navigate a career fraught with scandals when another act of terrifying violence demands her attention.

Genres:

Drama, Music

Director:

Brady Corbet

Writers:

Brady Corbet (story by), Mona Fastvold (story by)

Country:

United States of America
5.9

18 White Material 2009

Amidst turmoil and racial conflict in a Francophone African state, a white French woman fights for her coffee crop, her family and ultimately for her life.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Claire Denis

Writers:

Claire Denis (scenario), Marie N'Diaye (scenario) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Cameroon, France
6.9

19 Little Woods 2018

For years, Ollie has illicitly helped the struggling residents of her North Dakota oil boomtown access Canadian health care and medication. When the authorities catch on, she plans to abandon her crusade, only to be dragged in even deeper after a desperate plea for help from her sister.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller

Director:

Nia DaCosta

Writer:

Nia DaCosta

Country:

United States of America
6.1

20 Her Smell 2018

A self-destructive punk rocker struggles with sobriety while trying to recapture the creative inspiration that led her band to success.

Genres:

Drama, Music

Director:

Alex Ross Perry

Writer:

Alex Ross Perry

Country:

United States of America
6.2

21 Madeline's Madeline 2018

Madeline has become an integral part of a prestigious physical theater troupe. When the workshop's ambitious director pushes the teenager to weave her rich interior world and troubled history with her mother into their collective art, the lines between performance and reality begin to blur. The resulting battle between imagination and appropriation rips out of the rehearsal space and through all three women's lives.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Josephine Decker

Writers:

Josephine Decker, Gail Segal (story consultant) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

22 Blaze 2018

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

Genres:

Drama, Music, History

Director:

Ethan Hawke

Country:

United States of America
6.6

23 Knife + Heart 2018

In the summer of 1979, gay porn producer Anne sets out to film her most ambitious film yet, but her actors are picked off, one by one, by a mysterious killer.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, Horror, Romance

Director:

Yann Gonzalez

Countries:

France, Mexico, Switzerland
6.2

24 Hale County This Morning, This Evening 2018

Composed of intimate and unencumbered moments of people in a community, this film is constructed in a form that allows the viewer an emotive impression of the Historic South - trumpeting the beauty of life and consequences of the social construction of race, while simultaneously a testament to dreaming.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

RaMell Ross

Writers:

RaMell Ross, Maya Krinsky (co-writer)

Country:

United States of America
6.3