8 Movies Like A Girl Like Her [Recommendations]

A Girl Like Her

Here are my favorite movies like A Girl Like Her that I think you should not miss! Keep in mind the list is in no particular order.

Grace Unplugged (2013)

Grace Unplugged

The movie is about Grace, an 18-year-old, who is very talented both as a singer and a songwriter. Her father is a one-hit wonder who fell hard but found god. During a Sunday service performance, Grace added a little something that she and her father didn’t discuss.

After having an argument with her dad, she leaves home and moves to Los Angeles.  It’s there she meets her father’s old agent and gets a record deal of a lifetime. Of course doing so, she shuts out all of her family and it seems that she starts to walk away from her Christian faith.

Will Grace rediscover the faith she has almost forgotten?

Daddy’s Home (2015)

Daddys Home

From director and writer Sean Anders (That’s My Boy, Hot Tub Time Machine, and We’re The Millers) comes a comedy team up of Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg. Brad Whitaker is your avenger man, who’s trying his hardest to be the best stepfather he can be.

Brad Whitaker is your avenger man, who’s trying his hardest to be the best stepfather he can be. Until the kids’ biological father, Dusty, comes back in the picture. It immediately takes a toll on David. Now, it’s a battle between the two to see who will win the hearts of children. Will it be mild-mannered Brad or hunky bad boy Dusty?

Premonition (2007)


Linda and Jim Hanson are a married couple with two kids. Their marriage is in a rut and things take in for the worst when a police officer informs Linda that her husband died in a car accident on Thursday.

Then the next day it’s Tuesday and Jim is still alive. It all seems like a nightmare. All of the sudden it’s Saturday, the day after Jim died. Linda somehow is going back and forth between days.

Will she be able to use this to her advantage to save her husband and their marriage?

Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)

Oz the Great and Powerful

From talent director Sam Raimi (Darkman and The Quick and The Dead) comes the prequel to the beloved classic The Wizard of Oz. Before he was known as OZ the great and powerful, he was a small-time circus magician. One day a tornado comes out of nowhere and Oz goes to his hot air balloon and tries fly far away from it.

However, he gets caught by the tornado and is transported into the land of oz. It’s there that he meets Theodora, a beautiful young woman. She believes that he has come to fulfill the prophecy that a wizard shall defeat the evil wicked witch.

He is sent to go and fight the wicked witch but when he face the witch, it is not what it appears to be.

Love & Basketball (2000)

Love & Basketball

 Love & Basketball is a story about an innocent friendship that turns into something more. Monica and Quincy met at the age of 11 and both want to play in the NBA. Later on in high school, they started to separate from one another.

Until around the time of their graduation, they start to fall for each other. Then during their college years, things start to shake up and it all ends in a bad breakup. Finally, they meet again when they start to go pro.

It’s a one-on-one match and it’s for all the marbles that will determine the rest of their lives.

Krampus (2015)


From writer and director Michael Dougherty (Superman Returns, X-Men 2, Trick ‘r Treat, and X-Men: Apocalypse) comes a very merry horror Christmas movie. Tom and Sarah try to have a nice traditional family Christmas but it is very hard when everyone is at each others throat.

Then on Christmas day, outside of their street, there were no cars passing by nor a sound to be heard. The house lights and heater turned off with no reason. It was all very mysterious until they heard the sound of something very sinister.

The family looks around and sees a demon creature. He is known as the Krampus and he is there for the family. He is there to punish them for being very naughty. Will the family be able to survive or will the Krampus finally claim them once and for all?

Home (2015)


An Alien race called the Boov has made earth their new home planet, after being on the run from their enemy known as the Gorg. Then one of their own by the name of Oh sends out an email invitation to everyone in the galaxy for a house warming party, accidentally sending one to the Gorg as well.

Now Oh is on the run from his own people and partners up with a human by the name of Tip, who reluctantly agrees to help him as long as he helps her find her mother, their in for a wild ride.

Unfriended (2014)


From the studio company that brought you some of the most terrifying horror movies you have ever seen such, as The Paranormal Activity series, The Purge series, The Insidious trilogy, and Sinister comes another horrific movie.

What they thought is a tasteless prank has become a deadly game of survival. As six high school friends try to stay alive, a ghost from the past wants them to tell their dirty little secret. Who will be the last one to stay alive in this found footage horror movie.