Movies like Wrong Move

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Wrong Move (1975)
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Wrong Move (1975)
Original name: Falsche Bewegung
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Six days in the life of Wilhelm: a detached man without qualities. He wants to write, so his mother gives him a ticket to Bonn, telling him to live. On the train he meets an older man, an athlete in the 1936 Olympics, and his mute teen companion, Mignon. She's an acrobat in market squares for spare change.
Style: road movie, humorous, clever, realistic, talky, semi serious
Plot: girl man relationship, suicide, teenage life, athlete's life, on the road, romance, politics, memory loss, contests and competitions, love and romance, self discovery, mute or deaf, human nature, hidden identity, palaces castles and temples, train, beach, teenage girl, bicycle, poetry, blood, hanging, juggling, typewriter, bare breasts ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe

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Most similar movies to Wrong Move

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, touching and humorous films with plots about love and romance, couples, self discovery, on the road, female nudity, friends and human nature mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Wrong Move: Alice in the Cities (1974), Kings of the Road (1976), Marianne & Juliane (1981), Knife in the Head (1978), The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Alice in the Cities (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: German journalist Philip Winter has a case of writer’s block when trying to write an article about the United States. He decides to return to Germany, and while trying to book a flight, encounters a German woman and her nine year old daughter ...
Style: road movie, psychological, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, man-woman relation, airport, friendship, polaroid, human nature, culture clash, social misfits, partners, adventure, escapades, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, amsterdam, europe, new york, west germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Kings of the Road (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Itinerant projection-equipment repairman Bruno Winter (Rüdiger Vogler) and depressed hitchhiker Robert Lander (Hanns Zischler)--a doctor who has just been through a break-up with his wife and a half-hearted suicide attempt--travel along the Western ...
Style: road movie, contemplative, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: on the road, unfulfillment, friendship, dull life, friends, mechanic, hitchhiker, odd couple, partners, buddies, friendship between men, suicide ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, german democratic republic, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Marianne & Juliane (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Germany, 1968: The priest's daughters Marianna and Juliane both fight for changes in society, like making abortion legal. However their means are totally different: while Juliane's committed as a reporter, her sister joins a terroristic ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, disturbing, controversial ...
Plot: politics, terrorism, family relations, feminism, years of lead, strip search, siblings relations, rebelliousness, chaos and mayhem, radical, atrocity, rebellion ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Knife in the Head (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night when seeking his estranged wife, Hoffmann goes to the youth center where she works. The police are there rounding up radicals who frequent the center - Hoffmann runs into the building and ends up being shot in the head. He awakens with ...
Style: contemplative, bleak, suspenseful, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: memory loss, hospital, mystery, law enforcement, life is a bitch, politics, crimes, dishonesty, self discovery, terrorism, vengeance, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Near the end of World War II, Maria marries Hermann, who is immediately sent off to battle. When the war concludes, Maria believes that Hermann is dead. She starts working at an Allied bar, where she meets American soldier Bill. They start a ...
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, surreal, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, world war two, love triangle, post war, romance, rise to the top, lovers reunited, couples, human nature, survival, couple relations ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, post world war two, year 1954 ...
Place: germany, europe, west germany, berlin germany, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Invisible Circus (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After learning that her sister, Faith (Cameron Diaz), has committed suicide in Portugal, Phoebe (Jordana Brewster), an 18-year-old hippie, decides to uproot from her San Francisco home to travel to Europe. Phoebe hopes to discover and experience the ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: suicide, love and romance, teenage life, fall in love, on the road, haunted by the past, couples, family relations, youth, human nature, terrorism, sister ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
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Eden Is West (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Elias (Riccardo Scamarcio) is an immigrant in his twenties who tries to get to Europe by a boat along with other illegal immigrants. When the boat is near the Greek shores and they hope they will soon disembark, a marine patrol approaches and Elias ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: social differences, society, life is a bitch, politics, on the road, fish out of water, self discovery, illegal immigrant, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), distopia, refugee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany, france, paris france, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
World Traveler (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After hitting the road a man encounters characters that make him realize the importance of family.
Style: touching, realistic, road movie, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: midlife crisis, starting over, obsessive quest, self discovery, introspection, family problems, parents and children, human nature, family life, family in crisis, society, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Against the Current (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Struggling with a tragic past, a man with an urgent calling enlists two friends to help him swim the length of the Hudson River.
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: on the road, self discovery, love and romance, buddies, fall in love, against the odds, old friend, group of friends, husband wife relationship, friends, ambition, coughing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mother Kusters Goes to Heaven (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Frau Kusters is preparing dinner late one seemingly ordinary afternoon in her seemingly ordinary kitchen in Frankfurt, Germany. Mrs. Kusters wants to add canned sausages to the stew, her annoying daughter-in-law thinks otherwise. The point, we soon ...
Style: disturbing, controversial, suspense, thought provoking, cynical ...
Plot: politics, widow, suicide, death of father, communist, media manipulation, working class, class differences, dark humor, factory worker, satire, state affairs ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe, frankfurt germany, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Thank You, Life (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Camille, a naive schoolgirl meets an intriguing influence in Joelle, a slightly older and much more experienced spirit. Camille follows her new friend through the discovery of sex and the darker side of life. As the film progresses, Camille ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, sexual, surreal ...
Plot: infected, politics, satire, teenage life, innocence lost, friendship, on the road, doctors and patients, self discovery, chaos and mayhem, dark humor, film within a film ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000 (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The European equivalent of "The Return of the Secaucus 7," this Swiss film looks at the lives of several men and women in their 30s as they confront the slim gains of the "revolutionary" sixties. Max, a dissatisfied copy editor; ...
Style: talky, thought provoking, realistic, semi serious, experimental ...
Plot: rebellion, politics, introspection, human nature, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, lifestyle, hopes, fighting the system, state affairs, society, coming of age ...
Time: future, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: switzerland, paris france, europe, france, geneva switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.9
 565
Bar Girls (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The life and loves of gay women hanging out at a local tavern are examined in this slice of life film.
Style: clever, humorous, sexual, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bar, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, couple relations, sexual content, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, nightlife, love affair, looking for love, self discovery, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The World is Big and Salvation Lurks Around the Corner (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria, Germany, Slovenia, Hungary, Serbia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of Alex, who, with the help of his charismatic grandfather, embarks on a journey in search of his real self.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: birthday, backgammon, self discovery, on the road, hopes, immigrants, fall in love, grandfather grandson relationship, emigration, communism, in-laws, free spirited ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 70s, contemporary
Place: bulgaria, europe, germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 431
Mel & Jenny (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eternal daydreamer Mel can't wait to quit her sucky catering job and fly to her dream destination: Portugal. Things change when the beautiful Jenny literally crashes into her life when Mel nearly runs her over in her classic BMW. It is love at ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, emotional, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: car accident, lesbian, fall in love, romance, couples, daydreamer, girlfriend, gender disguise, young love, sexual identity, self discovery, false identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 817
Just a Gigolo (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 147 min.
Story: After World War I, a war hero returns to Berlin to find that there's no place for him--he has no skills other than what he learned in the army, and can only find menial, low-paying jobs. He decides to become a gigolo to lonely rich women.
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: cabaret, gigolo, artists and showbiz, love and romance, prostitute, couples, dishonesty, cons and scams, female nudity, funeral procession, trench, dancing ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 282
Obselidia (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: George, a lonely librarian, believes love is obsolete, until a road trip to Death Valley with a cinema projectionist named Sophie teaches him otherwise.
Style: uplifting, road movie, psychological, vintage, captivating ...
Plot: fall in love, self discovery, romance, on the road, human nature, lifestyle, writer's life, artists and showbiz, road trip, friendship, desert, eccentricity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 140
Byways (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Victor, a father, travels the roads with his teenage son, Felix. For Felix, the trip is a school of life, as his first romantic encounter helps him better understand his father and get closer to him.
Style: road movie, touching, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: on the road, family relations, parents and children, parent child relationship, hopes, single parent, love and romance, son, father son relationship, teenager, teenage boy, single father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Me and Will (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two women with a passion for motorcycles meet while going through rehab. When they discover they've both longed to ride Captain America's red, white, and blue chopper from Easy Rider, they escape the rehab clinic and hit the highway in ...
Style: sincere, touching, humorous, offbeat, contemplative ...
Plot: life is a bitch, hopes, artists and showbiz, partners, love and romance, buddies, writer's life, profanity, escape, rehabilitation, drugs/alcohol, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Meetings of Anna (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, West Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Anna is a film director whose job takes her all over western Europe. In each place she either already has some intimate connection, or readily makes one. People seem drawn to her, but inevitably insist on sharing their inmost secrets and discontents ...
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, train, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfulfillment, battle of the sexes, couple relations, on the road, family relations, friends, couples, estrangement, female director ...
Time: 70s
Place: brussels, europe, belgium, germany, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Summer Nights (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Michele and Helene seem to be the perfect couple. However, on weekends, Michele steps into a secret life, as a transvestite, Mylene, in a hidden French forest. There, Mylene meets with a lover, Flavia, another transvestite who once fought alongside ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, sincere ...
Plot: transsexual, hidden identity, forbidden love, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, couple relations, love and romance, under the surface, double life, gender, transvestism
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 899
Swimming (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two girl friends in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina find their relationship changing as they encounter new arrivals to the town.
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, teenage life, small town life, best friends, youth, self discovery, teenage love, fall in love, couple relations, romance, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Bombón: El Perro (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Patagonia, a mechanic who dreams of a different life starts to think big after his adopted pup wins first prize at a local dog show.Life is no bed of roses for 52-year-old Juan "Coco" Villegas. He, who has been a gas station attendant ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: unemployment, on the road, countryside, love and romance, bittersweet, self discovery, friends, mechanic, gas station, friendship, dog, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary
Place: patagonia, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.3
 632
Bliss (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two young people in Berlin, a refugee and a homeless punk, form a relationship.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, affectionate ...
Plot: prostitute, couples, love and romance, fall in love, female nudity, male nudity, homeless, refugee, female director, punk rock, flashback, white panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
This Is My Life (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Single mom Dottie Ingels sells cosmetics in a department store, but she dreams of being a comedian. When she inherits some money, she takes the chance and moves with her two children Erica and Opel to New York to perform in small bars. Soon her ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female director, human nature, parents and children, bittersweet, performer's life, artists and showbiz, single parent, coming of age, lifestyle, youth, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The State of Things (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Portugal, France, Spain, Netherlands, UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On location in Portugal, a film crew runs out of film while making their own version of Roger Corman's The Day the World Ended (1956) . The producer is nowhere to be found and director Munro attempts to find him in hopes of being able to finish ...
Style: humorous, clever, captivating, semi serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, film within a film, artists and showbiz, mystery, workplace, disorder, nuclear holocaust, chases and races, nothing goes right, satire, hotel, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: portugal, europe, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
 386
Cheech (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Six people, some more depressed than others, living through the worst day of their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, pimp, deadly, crimes, murder, who done it, dark humor, suicidal, brothel, suicide, nudity (full frontal - brief), pharmacy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 64
Terraces (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Story of the various joys and crises of neighbors who share terraces in a high-rise apartment building.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friends, social relations, couples, romance, love and romance, couple relations, social differences, family life, tenant, apartment building, love, neighbor ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 4K
The V.I.P.s (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wealthy passengers fogged in at London's Heathrow Airport fight to survive a variety of personal trials.
Style: realistic, talky, clever, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: airport, forbidden love, love triangle, betrayal, romance, boss and employee, multiple storylines, couple relations, dishonesty, journalism, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
On the Occasion of Remembering the Turning Gate (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Actor Gyung-soo (Kim Sang-kyung) is passed over for a part and decides to leave Seoul and visit a friend. His friend tells him the legend of the "Turning Gate," which foreshadows future events. During his visit, Gyung-soo meets Myung-sook ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, unemployment, love and romance, couples, friendship, adultery, husband wife relationship, stranded, infidelity, train, lie, memories ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%