Movies like The Goddess of 1967

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The Goddess of 1967 (2000)
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The Goddess of 1967 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A rich young Japanese man travels to Australia with the intention of buying a Citroën DS car (the goddess of the film's title - nicknamed the Déesse, after its initials in French, déesse being French for "goddess") that he has found for sale on the net. Once there things do not quite go to plan and he ends up on a road journey with a blind girl.
Style: serious, stylized, road movie, melancholic, captivating, offbeat
Plot: on the road, self discovery, obsessive quest, couples, romance, unlikely partners, sexual abuse, mother daughter relationship, car, death, child abuse, murder, uncle niece relationship, husband wife relationship, older man young girl relationship, dancing, police, hacker, collector, haunted by the past, female director, snake, mars, boxer, sex scene ...
Time: 90s, future, year 1967
Place: australia, japan, asia, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, melancholic, touching and stylized films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, loneliness, nudity (full frontal - brief), storytelling and culture clash mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Goddess of 1967: Last Life in the Universe (2003), Over the Hill (1992), Cherry Blossoms (2008), Dead Letter Office (1998), High Heels (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Last Life in the Universe (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand, Japan, Netherlands
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An obsessive-compulsive Japanese librarian living in Bangkok spends most of his days contemplating suicide in his lifeless apartment. His life changes when he witnesses the death of Nid, seconds before he was about to jump off a bridge. This brings ...
Style: surreal, psychological, serious, atmospheric, lyrical ...
Plot: suicide attempt, friendship, suicide, destiny, self discovery, opposites attract, romance, couples, perfectionist, loneliness, gangsters, car accident ...
Time: contemporary
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Over the Hill (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alma can't stand to have one more birthday without seeing her estranged daughter, Elizabeth, who lives in Sydney, Australia.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, melbourne australia
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89%
Cherry Blossoms (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After finding out that her husband, Rudi, has a fatal illness, Trudi Angermeier arranges a trip to Berlin so they can see their children. Of course, the kids don't know the real reason they're visiting -- and the catch is, neither does ...
Style: touching, stylized, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: terminal illness, couple relations, romance, couples, family reunited, age difference, family, friendship, death in the family, parents and children, unfulfillment, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, europe, asia, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Dead Letter Office (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After years of having her letters to her estranged father come back as undeliverable, a young woman takes a job at a Dead Letter Office. She hopes to figure out how to locate her father. Unexpectedly, she finds a potential romance and begins to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, multicultural
Plot: father daughter reunion, romance, love and romance, obsessive quest, haunted by the past, parents and children, carrier pigeon, job interview, letter, pigeon, club, memory ...
Time: 90s
Place: chile, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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High Heels (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: High Heels is a murder mystery comedy centering on flamboyant actress Becky del Paramo and her daughter Rebecca, a television anchorwoman. After being estranged for 15 years, Becky re-enters Rebecca's life when she comes to perform a concert. ...
Style: sentimental, serious, suspense, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: transvestism, murder, obsession, who done it, family relations, couples, romance, guilt, confession, love triangle, actress, singer ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: spain, europe, caribbean, mexico, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
For Lovers Only (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: FOR LOVERS ONLY is a story of a MAN and a WOMAN in love. After seeing each other for the first time in years while on separate work assignments in Paris, the LOVERS flee together and travel by train, car and motorcycle, as their love affair takes ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, light, humorous ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, lovers reunited, couples, haunted by the past, on the road, journey, fall in love, old love, love affair, love and romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Beneath Clouds (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Lena, the light-skinned daughter of an Aboriginal mother and Irish father and Vaughn, a Murri boy doing time in a minimum security prison in North West NSW. Dramatic events throw them together on a journey with no money and no ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: racism, prison, on the road, coming of age, couples, young heroes, love and romance, life is a bitch, opposites attract, family relations, mother daughter relationship, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Japanese Story (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Against the background of an Australian desert landscape, so much space and so few people, Sandy, a geologist, and Hiromitsu, a Japanese businessman, play out a story of human inconsequence in the face of the blistering universe. The end of the ...
Style: captivating, sincere, atmospheric, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: culture clash, interracial relations, desert, romance, love affair, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples, wilderness, isolation, society, journey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Last Cab to Darwin (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Rex is a loner, and when he's told he doesn't have long to live, he embarks on an epic drive through the Australian outback from Broken Hill to Darwin to die on his own terms; but his journey reveals to him that before you can end your ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Oyster Farmer (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A love story about a young man who runs away up an isolated Australian river and gets a job with eighth generation oyster famers.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, offbeat
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Committed (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After her husband, Carl, suddenly leaves, Joline travels from New York to Texas to track him down. Although Joline tries to remain upbeat, she is discouraged when she discovers that Carl already has a new girlfriend, the lovely Carmen. Familiarizing ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, breakup, obsessive quest, love triangle, self discovery, obsession, crumbling marriage, family relations, couples, human nature, on the road, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, new york, usa, el paso texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Puffy Chair (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh's life is pretty much in the toilet. He's a failed NYC indie rocker, and a failing booking agent. But he finds the potential of a small victory in a really bad idea. He decides to purchase a 1985 Lazy Boy on eBay, just like the one ...
Style: road movie, mumblecore, humorous, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Red Is the Color of (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The tense marriage between two painters is shaken and stirred when the husband's provocative free-spirited nude model ignites his wife's sexual and spiritual awakening. In a three way game of subtle seduction, each of the three confront ...
Style: realistic, serious, art house, captivating, sexy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sirens (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 98 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Somersault (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 106 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Meddler (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 103 min.
Story: An aging widow from New York City follows her daughter to Los Angeles in hopes of starting a new life after her husband passes away.
Style: melancholic, captivating, sentimental, sincere, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Lapland Odyssey (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, Sweden, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lapland Odyssey is a comedy about Janne, a man from Lapland in northern Finland, a man who has made a career out of living on welfare. Inari, his girlfriend, is tired of Janne's incapability of getting a grip on life, Janne wasn't even ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, intense, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: friendship, ultimatum, on the road, obsessive quest, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, self discovery, nothing goes right, escapades, taxi driver, tourist, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe, eastern europe, new jersey
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58%
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Ten Canoes (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story within a story within a story. In Australia's Northern Territory, an Aboriginal narrator tells a story about his ancestors on a goose hunt. A youngster on the hunt is being tempted to adultery with his elder brother's wife, so an ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, melancholic, witty ...
Plot: tribe, australian aboriginal, swamp, murder, vengeance, storytelling, love and romance, couples, expedition, forbidden love, couple relations, heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 1930s
Place: australia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Bad Boy Bubby (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Bad Boy Bubby is just that: a bad boy. So bad, in fact, that his mother has kept him locked in their house for his entire thirty years, convincing him that the air outside is poisonous. After a visit from his estranged father, circumstances force ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, disturbing, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, cult, captivity, torture, self discovery, mistaken identity, life is a bitch, society, family problems, estrangement, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life you love may be your own.... The wife of a much older man finds herself attracted to their neighbour's son, who is closer to her age.
Style: emotional, touching, offbeat, sweet, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: self discovery, age difference, love and romance, love affair, family life, starting over, marriage, family problems, haunted by the past, parents and children, neighbor, depression ...
Time: 70s, 80s, contemporary, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Floating Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An aging Hong Kong couple move to Australia with their two youngest sons. They stay with a daughter who has already begun a successful career. Meanwhile their eldest daughter lives in Germany and their eldest son remains in Hong Kong. The film ...
Plot: female director, depression, generation, miscarriage, family relations, isolation, culture clash, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, multiculturalism, love, australian ...
Place: hong kong, sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Last Days of Chez Nous (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of sisters Vicki and Beth, when Vicki begins an affair with Beth's intriguing French husband.
Style: thought provoking, semi serious, realistic, contemplative, emotional ...
Plot: suburbs, infidelity, pregnancy, feminism, self discovery, friendship, dysfunctional family, family relations, betrayal, family life, siblings relations, midlife crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Two for the Road (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The ten-year marriage of Mark and Joanna Wallace is on the rocks. In flashback they recall their first meeting, memorable moments in their courtship and early wedded life, their travels through Europe, their broken vow never to have children, and ...
Style: stylized, witty, non-linear, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, on the road, architect, marriage, road trip, fall in love, pregnancy, bittersweet, romance, couple relations, human nature, reunion ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: europe, england, france, south of france, southern france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Niagara, Niagara (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Niagra, Niagra" begins quietly in a drugstore in Poughkeepsie, where Marcie, the film's disarming heroine, likes to shoplift. She literally crashes into Seth, a quiet outsider, also on a shoplifting spree. Marcie invites Seth to ...
Style: touching, realistic, road movie, melancholic, emotional ...
Plot: on the road, pharmacy, pharmacist, love and romance, couple relations, mental illness, couples, disability, social misfits, lovers on the run, male female relationship, police ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, new york state, toronto ontario canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 164
Spinnin' (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Garate and Omar are young, gay and in love, and want to have a child. After failed attempts with their female pals, they befriend Raquel, a pregnant woman whose partner has died of aids. Sound conventional? Spinnin' is anything but.
Style: realistic, touching, sexy, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, romance, custody, couples, friends, optimism, gender, parents and children, wanting a baby, marriage, sex scene ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1995
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 287
Finding North (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In madcap road movie Finding North, Rhonda (Wendy Makkena, Sister Act), a big-haired bankteller from Brooklyn, encounters Travis (John Benjamin Hickey, Love! Valour! Compassion!), naked, suicidal and about to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge. Mistaking ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bank, on the road, coming out, screwball, couples, bittersweet, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, odd couple, love and romance, romance, dealing with death ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: texas, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Oscar and Lucinda (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After a childhood of abuse by his evangelistic father, misfit Oscar Hopkins becomes an Anglican minister and develops a divine obsession with gambling. Lucinda Leplastrier is a rich Australian heiress shopping in London for materials for her newly ...
Style: captivating, touching, surreal, melancholic, gloomy ...
Plot: gambling, obsession, wager, inheritance, fall in love, friendship, introspection, love and romance, obsessive quest, college, ship, murder ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: australia, england, europe, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Shall We Dance? (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A bored Japanese accountant sees a beautiful woman in the window of a ballroom dance studio. He secretly starts taking dancing lessons to be near her, and then over time discovers how much he loves ballroom dancing. His wife, meanwhile, has hired a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, accountant, dance, ballroom dancing, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, dance school, couple relations, instructor, couples, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Love Serenade (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ken Sherry, a radio personality from Brisbane, moves to the small country town of Sun Ray to take over the local radio station as a retreat from city life and his past.He moves next door to love-starved sisters Vicki-Ann and Dimity Hurley. They are ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, satirical, clever ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: radio dj, romance, disorder, small town life, love triangle, loneliness, womanizer, small town, sister sister relationship, murder, betrayal, eccentricity ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Someone I Loved (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: One night, Pierre decides to reveal his painful secret to his daughter-in-law, who's just been abandoned by her husband. Pierre's secret is about his secret love to Mathilde, the woman he left to instead follow an easier path in life.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: unfulfilled love, love affair, haunted by the past, couples, romance, breakup, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, road not taken, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: france, montreal, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%