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, realistic, semi serious
Plot: youth, teenage life, teenage love, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, dull life, new wave, society, coming of age, unfulfillment, disgruntled, overbearing, parent child relationship, daydreamer, adolescence, boys and girls, 16 year old, generation gap, generation, young man, father son relationship, teenager, shoplifting, dance hall ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: czech republic, europe

Most similar movies to Black Peter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about youth, coming of age, family relations, love and romance, teenage life, parents and children and society mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Black Peter: The Firemen's Ball (1967), Early Works (1969), Pieces of Me (2012), A Summer in La Goulette (1996), Turning Green (2005). 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, sincere ...
Plot: axe, firefighter, political satire, farce, small town, goofy hero, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, chief, disorder, small town life, new wave ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: czech republic, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.0
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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: sexual, sincere, humorous, biting, realistic ...
Plot: revolution, politics, coming of age, wartime life, state affairs, society, rebellion, youth, political unrest, feminism, irony, stalinism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: yugoslavia, slovakia, czech republic, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.6
 431
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: semi serious, realistic, touching, sincere
Plot: youth, unfulfillment, teenage life, parents and children, family life, coming of age, family relations, dull life, best friends, pregnancy, insect, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: semi serious, humorous, touching, sexual, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love, family relations, friends, religions or cults, innocence lost, friendship, best friends, youth, self discovery, social relations, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: tunisia, africa, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 377
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, humorous, sincere, touching, semi serious
Plot: coming of age, follow your dream, getting home, small town life, social relations, family relations, kids in trouble, overnight success, youth, danger, juvenile delinquency, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, emotional
Plot: friends, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, teenage love, family relations, coming of age, wooing, family problems, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: captivating, humorous, realistic, semi serious, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, factory worker, coming of age, teenage love, working class, family relations, social relations, power relations, small town life, family problems, couples, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: tuscany, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere
Plot: divorce, brain tumor, coming of age, youth, love and romance, crumbling marriage, parents and children, boarding school life, couple relations, alcohol abuse, family relations, eccentric family ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1972
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Plot: immigrants, parents and children, follow your dream, teenage life, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood, society, high school life, coming of age, dysfunctional family, friendship, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: biting, realistic, dark humor, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: politics, single parent, youth, rebellion, rebelliousness, society, actor's life, couples, political unrest, fighting the system, hopes, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1977, year 1968
Place: czechoslovakia, czech republic, prague, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, small town, new wave, society, firefighter, romance, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, fish out of water ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: prague, europe, poland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, humorous, serious, semi 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 ⇓
43%
 4.5
 434
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, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, teenage love, social misfits, adolescence vs adulthood, teaching the ways of the world, follow your dream, suburban life, parents and children, love and romance, hopes, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, school, coming of age, high school, family relations, youth, couples, teenage love, teenage life, siblings relations, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 566
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: treasure hunt, island, librarian, coming of age, single parent, family relations, disorder, couples, youth, teenage love, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 1K
Rockford (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The movie chronicles the arrival of a (Hindu) student to a strict all-boys Christian boarding school in India and his assimilation into the school. The change is quite dramatic to the protagonist and there are a lot of events that would look ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sexual, semi serious
Plot: boarding school, coming of age, youth, friendship, rivalry, school, high school, high school life, friends, family relations, power relations, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 586
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: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, social relations, family life, family problems, love and romance, siblings relations, fall in love, family in crisis, parents and children, teenage life, small town ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, misfit, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, humiliation, family problems, social awkwardness, parents and children, suburbs, high school life, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Love, Math and Sex (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A highly intelligent teenage girl has an affair with a 40-year-old man.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, humorous
Plot: coming of age, older man younger woman sex, older man younger woman relationship, sexual awakening, urban ghetto, family relations, friendship, society, youth, working class, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 944
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: offbeat, witty, thought provoking, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: suburban life, parents and children, mischievous children, love and romance, artists and showbiz, family relations, actor's life, society, showbiz, lifestyle, coming of age, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 1K
Norman (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A teenager pretends to be dying from cancer as a way to cope with the realities of his daily existence and his father's terminal illness.
Style: humorous, sincere, tragicomedy, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: teenage life, social relations, teenage love, high school life, misfit, coming of age, youth, dealing with death, coping, dishonesty, family problems, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 585
Humble Pie (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At nearly 400 pounds, Tracy Orbison is a wide target. When he sets out to pursue his dream of acting, the grocery clerk finds an assortment of people waiting to dash his dreams. Through it all, Tracy remains irrepressibly upbeat, convinced he's ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: artists and showbiz, rise to the top, siblings relations, hopes, family relations, religions or cults, youth, weakness, humble, animal life, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.3
 4K
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, humorous, semi serious, touching, tragicomedy
Plot: coming of age, youth, parents and children, teenage life, politics, society, innocence lost, political unrest, generation gap, family relations, communism, death ...
Time: 1960s, year 1968, year 1967
Place: czech republic, prague, europe, czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: sentimental, touching, sincere, uplifting, humorous ...
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, unwanted pregnancy, drinking contest, family life, eccentric family, family relations, power relations, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 2K
Four Friends (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Also known as Moritorium and Georgia's Friends, Four Friends follows the titular quartet from high school to young adulthood. The film is set during the tumultuous 1960s, an era when everyone's values were turned inside out, shaken around, ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, intellectual
Plot: reunion, love triangle, love and romance, immigrants, youth, best friends, working class, vietnam war, society, human nature, young lovers, friends ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces (1990)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Tunisia, France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Noura dangles uncertainly in that difficult netherworld between childhood and adulthood. His growing libido has gotten him banned from the women's baths, where his mother took him when he was younger, but he's not yet old ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, teenage love, innocence lost, youth, society, voyeurism, family relations, religions or cults, master and servant, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: tunisia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 351
Alex in Wonder (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A girl in the 1970s dreams of becoming a ballerina while struggling with the divorce of her kooky parents.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, serious, sincere
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, couples, family relations, drugs/alcohol, youth, hopes, teenage life, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, follow your dream, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 102
Marine Life (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marine Life revolves around the choatic family life of June, a middle-aged lounge singer and mother. Aging and twice divorced, lounge singer June Nordstrom tries to cope with her fading beauty, her troubled offspring, her waning career and her young ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, humorous, touching
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, child as adult, midlife crisis, single parent, youth, couples, family relations, unfulfillment, love affair, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 304
American Chai (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film deals with an Indian American student who wanted to pursue his love of music over the more 'typical' academic endeavors of Indian Americans (e.g., medicine, engineering, law, and business).
Style: humorous, witty, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: college, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, nothing goes right, teenage life, love and romance, hopes, social misfits, immigrants, disorder, buddies, comedy of errors ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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: offbeat, witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, lifestyle, eccentric family, disorder, suburban life, teenage life, teenage love, youth, social relations, drugs/alcohol, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%