Movies like Black Peter

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Black Peter (1964)
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Black Peter (1964)
Original name: Černý Petr
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Reality movie of a few days in the life of a Czechoslovak teenager when he starts work.
Style: sincere, biting, suspense, realistic, semi serious, contemplative
Plot: youth, family relations, parent child relationship, adolescence, teenage life, teenage love, parents and children, love and romance, dull life, new wave, society, coming of age, unfulfillment, disgruntled, overbearing, bittersweet, teenager, dancing, job, satire, father son relationship, daydreamer, boys and girls, 16 year old, generation gap ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, czech republic

Most similar movies to Black Peter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and sincere films with plots about family relations, youth, coming of age, parents and children, teenage life, society and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Black Peter: The Firemen's Ball (1967), Turning Green (2005), Pieces of Me (2012), Kick'n Rush (2003), The Loves of a Blonde (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Firemen's Ball (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia, Italy
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In Milos Forman's satire on Communism set in a small Czechoslovakian town in the 1960s, the local firemen decide to organize a ball, however the proceedings are dogged by difficulty at every step. They plan to organize a beauty pageant at the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, biting, suspense ...
Plot: satire, axe, firefighter, political satire, farce, small town, disorder, small town life, chief, small time, retiring, social relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: czech republic, czechoslovakia
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95%
 5.6
 385
Turning Green (2005)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in late 1970s Ireland, it tells the story of 16-year-old James Powers, an American who finds himself lost after his mother dies and he is forced to live with his three Irish aunts. Displaced and depressed, he longs for a way to make it back to ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, humorous, semi serious
Plot: follow your dream, teenage life, youth, society, overnight success, family relations, juvenile delinquency, getting home, fall in love, love and romance, hopes, bittersweet ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 436
Pieces of Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crazy father old before his time, a tyrannical, sick mother, a sister who disappeared four years ago and me, Erell, who films everything, all the time... A fine family portrait. I live in the same town I've always lived in. You're born ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: youth, parents and children, teenage life, family life, coming of age, unfulfillment, bittersweet, illness, mother daughter relationship, family relations, friendship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 442
Kick'n Rush (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story revolves around Jakob, Bo and Mikkel - three friends who spend their days lusting over unattainable women and engaging in a variety of illegal activities (i.e. they'll rent a movie and then break into a house to watch it). After ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, youth, family relations, buddies, lifestyle, society, friendship between boys, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Loves of a Blonde (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Andula, an innocent Czech girl from a factory town, is desperately in search of love. She believes she's found it when she beds Milda, a charming young musician visiting from Prague. Milda, however, is only looking for a casual encounter, and ...
Style: cynical, humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: factory worker, working class, youth, one night stand, small town, coming of age, romance, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, new wave, firefighter ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: prague, europe, czechoslovakia, poland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hardboiled Egg (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of Piero, from when he was a kid to fatherhood, over the background of the town of Livorno, Tuscany, where the director Virzì was born.
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: factory worker, teenage love, dysfunctional family, coming of age, parents and children, couple relations, small town, bittersweet, small town life, teenage life, family problems, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, europe, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 348
Early Works (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Inspired by Karl Marx's "Das Kapital", three men and a girl named Jugoslava decide to wake up the conscience within the working class and peasants. Faced with the primitivism and a lack of morale, their revolution fails and the girl ...
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: politics, revolution, revolutionary, coming of age, youth, rebellion, sexual content, political unrest, wartime life, state affairs, society, feminism ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: slovakia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia, europe, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Summer in La Goulette (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Tunisia, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Summer, 1967. La Goulette, the touristic beach of Tunisi, is the site where three nice seventeen-year-old girls live: Gigi, sicilian and catholic; Meriem, Tunisian and Arab; Tina, French and Jewish. They would like to have their first sexual ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, love, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, innocence lost, society, loss of virginity, teenage life, religions or cults, social relations, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: africa, tunisia, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Men, Women & Children (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.
Style: touching, realistic, suspense, semi serious, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, computers and web, teenage love, internet, parents and children, overprotective parent, teenager, infidelity, coming of age, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Peppermint Soda (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the fall of 1963, Anne is becoming a teenager. She lives in Paris with her mother and her older sister, Frédérique. They're just back from summer at the beach with their father. School starts. A turbulent year awaits them both.
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: school, friendship, coming of age, high school, teenage love, couples, teenage life, lifestyle, human nature, high school life, love and romance, siblings relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 3K
Wah-Wah (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set at the end of the 1960s, as Swaziland is about to receive independence from United Kingdom, the film follows the young Ralph Compton, at 12, through his parents' traumatic separation, till he's 14. The film is largely based on Richard ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: alcohol abuse, divorce, parents and children, youth, family problems, eccentric family, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love and romance, boarding school life, child's point of view, cheating wife ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1972, year 1969 ...
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Welcome to the Dollhouse (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An unattractive 7th grader struggles to cope with suburban life as the middle child with un-attentive parents and bullies at school.
Style: realistic, cynical, touching, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, suburbs, misfit, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, humiliation, family problems, social awkwardness, parents and children, siblings relations, unfulfillment, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Wishin' and Hopin' (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Based on the New York Times best-selling novel by award winning author Wally Lamb. A vivid slice of 1960s life, Wishin' and Hopin' is a wise-and-witty holiday tale that celebrates where we've been-and how far we've come. In the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: small town, christmas, coming of age, teachers and students, parents and children, catholic school, youth, family relations, substitute teacher, friendship, social relations, power relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 959
Childstar (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Childstar is about an egotistical 12-year-old named Taylor Brandon Burns who has skyrocketed to fame at that young age. His relationship with his driver, Rick, takes a turn when Taylor confides in him about the problems of celebrity and the fears of ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, witty, thought provoking ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, love and romance, celebrity culture, suburban life, parents and children, brat, mischievous children, innocence lost, society, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Misfortunates (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: 13-year-old Gunther Strobbe grows up surrounded by alcohol, trash and his completely useless father and uncles. Slowly but surely, he's being prepared for the same hapless life. Can he defy his destiny?
Style: sincere, semi serious, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, drinking contest, family relations, family life, siblings relations, youth, eccentric family, teenage life, male bonding, male friendship, alcohol abuse, large family ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 80s, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 600
Lost Islands (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A family with five kids in the 80s get into a crisis when twin brothers fall in love with the same girl.
Style: humorous, stylized, realistic, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, twins, fall in love, teenage love, love triangle, small town, coming of age, youth, siblings relations, love and romance, parents and children, family in crisis ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
An Earthy Paradise for the Eyes (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Adolescence is always a difficult time; it is doubly so for Gábina. For one thing, she is growing up in the normalization years of the 1970s, and then she also has to face the reality that her father is a well-known actor disavowed by the regime. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, talky ...
Plot: teenage life, idealism, rebellion, rebelliousness, actor's life, youth, parents and children, hopes, politics, fighting the system, political unrest, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1977, year 1968
Place: czechoslovakia, europe, prague, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Family Game (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A sendup of the stereo-typical Japanese family: dad is a salaryman jerk, unable to relate to anyone; mom is a hopeless housewife; the older son is a moderate academic success; but the younger son is a rebellious goof-off for whom a tutor must be ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, college, school, satire, bittersweet, teachers and students, dedicated educator, parents and children, college life, skyscraper, power relations, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Papa Was Not a Rolling Stone (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The 1980s. Stéphanie grows up in La Courneuve, on the outskirts of Paris, in a home where her mother is rarely there and her step-father is brutal. She quickly decides to escape her morose everyday life. Thanks to her grandmother's love, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: follow your dream, society, youth, friendship, teenage life, family problems, dysfunctional family, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, hopes, family relations, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 1K
Growing Op (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a teenage boy coming of age in a suburban grow-operation, where every day is paradise or fresh hell. But it's always a trip. Sheltered all his life and home-schooled by loving parents who are also committed criminals, Quinn Dawson ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, light, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, parents and children, teenage life, eccentric family, drugs/alcohol, social relations, teenage love, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, stoners, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Looking for Alibrandi (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film "Looking for Alibrandi" begins light-heartedly, and the viewer gets a very quick understanding of Josie's character through her interactions with her friends and family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, social differences, society, high school hunk, love and romance, parents and children, fish out of water, youth, teenage life, single parent, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 3K
West Is West (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Comedy sequel to "East is East". Manchester, North of England, 1975. The now much diminished, but still claustrophobic and dysfunctional, Khan family continues to struggle for survival. Sajid, the youngest Khan, the runt of the litter, is ...
Style: touching, feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, looking for love, love and romance, youth, family tradition, family problems, teenage life, siblings relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: england, pakistan, europe, middle east, manchester england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.
Style: emotional, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: youth, lifestyle, teenage love, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, coming of age, single parent, dysfunctional family, family relations, pregnancy, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 890
Sallah (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sallah Shabati, the patriarch of the big family recently arrived to Israel from Yemen, tries to make money and get better housing, in a country that can barely provide for its own and is in the midst of absorbing hundreds of thousands of Jewish ...
Style: realistic, biting, semi serious, humorous, suspense
Plot: satire, immigrants, family relations, society, family life, fighting the system, rebellion, desert, father, refugee camp, father child relationship, hebrew ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.2
 5K
Cosy Dens (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two families, Sebkovi and Krausovi, are celebrating christmas, but not everyone is in a good mood. Teenage kids think their fathers are totaly stupid, fathers are sure their children are nothing more than rebels, hating anything they say. Written by ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, tragicomedy ...
Plot: family relations, coming of age, generation gap, political unrest, teenage life, communism, bittersweet, politics, parents and children, youth, innocence lost, society ...
Time: year 1968, year 1967, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, prague, czech republic, central europe, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 593
Grown Ups (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Every year, Albert buys his daughter an initiatory journey to a European country. For her 17th birthday he chooses a trip to Sweden to look for a Viking's treasure. When they arrive in the rented house, it is occupied by Anika and Christine, ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious, art house
Plot: treasure hunt, island, single parent, librarian, coming of age, disorder, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, youth, teenage life, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Happiest Girl in the World (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands, Romania, France, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Delia, a young Romanian girl, comes to Bucharest with her parents to collect a prize she has won in a contest organized by a soft-drinks company. The prize is a beautiful new car. All Delia has to do now is appear in front of the camera in a ...
Style: sincere, captivating, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, hopes, family life, youth, teenage life, moral dilemma, family relations, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, small town, coming of age, lottery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
It's Not Me, I Swear! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Léon is ten years old, has lots of problems and an overly fertile imagination. Of course, there is mom and dad who are always fighting, and those annoying neighbors who get to spend the summer at the beach. And then, there's Léa, the ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic, biting ...
Plot: eccentric family, disorder, family relations, best friends, love and romance, parents and children, prank, youth, mischievous children, fall in love, innocence lost, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The 92 Minutes of Mr. Baum (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Balding advertising executive Mr. Baum spends more time on a new ad campaign for purple sunglasses than he does with his own family. But suddenly he is forced to reexamine his life after a doctor tells him that he has an 'aggressive' brain ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, clever, contemplative, dark humor ...
Plot: satire, dealing with death, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, family life, terminal illness, race against time, dull life, family relations, introspection
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 506
Couch Potatoes (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Giorgio and Tito, father and son. A successful journalist and a lazy teenager apparently impossible to understand. Giorgio's dream is to take Tito to the Nasca Hill in Liguria, but Tito prefers to spend his entire day with his group of friends, ...
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: father son relationship, teenager, youth, parents and children, adventure, family, friendship, friends, family relations, teenage life, unlikely friendships, happy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%