Movies like Heavy Traffic

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Heavy Traffic (1973)
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Heavy Traffic (1973)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An "underground" cartoonist contends with life in the inner city, where various unsavory characters serve as inspiration for his artwork.
Style: adult animation, humorous, rough, offbeat, realistic, controversial, surreal, disturbing, semi serious, cult film
Plot: interracial relations, city life, racism, sexual dysfunction, marijuana, virgin, surrealism, sexual frustration, pinball, strong sexual content, family relations, misfit, couple relations, parents and children, jazz, society, urban, couples, working class, strong violent content, social misfits, adult virgin, down on your luck, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Heavy Traffic

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, offbeat, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about family relations, storytelling, surrealism, brutality, friends, couples and pornography mostly in Animation, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Heavy Traffic: Coonskin (1974), Fritz the Cat (1972), Hey Good Lookin' (1982), F is for Family (2015), Immigrants (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat (1974)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Fritz, now married and with a son, is desperate to escape from the domestic hell he now finds himself in. Lighting up a joint, he begins to dream about his eight other lives, hoping to find one that will provide a pleasant distraction.
Style: adult animation, disturbing, humorous, dark humor, satirical ...
Plot: racism, satire, surrealism, hell, interracial relations, cat, society, friendship, animal life, misfit, buddies, friends ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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Coonskin (1974)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A multi-layered satire of race relations in America. Live-action sequences of a prison break bracket the animated story of Brother Rabbit, Brother Bear, and Preacher Fox, who rise to the top of the crime ranks in Harlem by going up against a ...
Style: adult animation, humorous, semi serious, controversial, suspense ...
Plot: racism, drug dealing, satire, interracial relations, black people, rabbit, sexuality, society, social decay, profanity, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Fritz the Cat (1972)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A hypocritical swinging college student cat raises hell in a satiric vision of various elements on the 1960's.
Style: disturbing, adult animation, humorous, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, hallucinogenic drug, addiction, hippie, revolution, sexual revolution, cat, drug abuse, sexual abuse, interracial relations, drug dealing, anthropomorphism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1966, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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100%
Hey Good Lookin' (1982)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: An outrageous, affectionate look at coming of age in the Eisenhower era in Brooklyn.
Style: semi serious, humorous, adult animation, cult film, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, satire, nostalgia, prostitute, jewish american, hamburger, street gang, cheating, surrealism, parents and children, love and romance, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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F is for Family (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the Murphy's, a lower middle class family living in the 1970s — a time when you could smack your kid, smoke inside, and bring a gun to the airport. “F Is For Family”, is a six-episode animated series based on the comedy of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, gross out humor, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, satire, teenager, emotional abuse, eccentric family, couples, society, working class ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, united states
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39%
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Immigrants (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 78 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: adult animation, suspense, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, friendship, working class, social decay, disorder, friends, partners, love and romance, society, misfit, hollywood, racism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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38%
 4.7
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Lil' Pimp (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A comedy about a nine-year-old pimp, Lil' Pimp, who hustles his ho's around the neighborhood. Along with his Mom, Pop, pimpin' pals Fruitjuice and Nagchampa, as well as superfine ho's, Yam Basket and Honeysak, and his loveable ...
Style: cynical, clever, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: superhuman powers, prostitute, society, friends, partners, juvenile delinquency, youth, unemployment, school, family relations, disorder, orphan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Cheatin' (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In a fateful bumper car collision, Jake and Ella meet and become the most loving couple in the long history of romance. But when a scheming "other" woman drives a wedge of jealousy into their perfect courtship, insecurity and hatred spell ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat
Plot: couples, infidelity, couple relations, imaginary, love, disgraced, computer animation, love and romance, dishonesty, cheating, jealousy, sexual content ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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I Married a Strange Person! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A newlywed develops a strange lump on his neck that gives him the ability to transform people or objects at will. His wife is very upset. Meanwhile, the CEO of Smilecorp learns of this man and his ability and sees a way to achieve world domination ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, surreal, offbeat, enigmatic ...
Plot: supernatural ability, imaginary, wish come true, couples, surrealism, insanity, absurd humor, creativity, newlyweds, moral ambiguity, dark hero, brutality ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dante's Inferno (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A darkly comedic travelogue of the underworld - set against an all-too-familiar urban backdrop of used car lots, gated communities, strip malls, and the U.S. Capitol. And populated with a contemporary cast of reprobates, including famous - and ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: satire, good versus evil, puppetry, supernatural, survival, social misfits, ghost, escapades, imaginary, society, purgatory, hypocrite ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Bill struggles to put together his shattered psyche, in this new feature film version of Don Hertzfeldt's animated short film trilogy.
Style: surreal, thought provoking, atmospheric, humorous, philosophical ...
Plot: illness, surrealism, nightmare, hospital, divorced parents, introspection, hopes, direction and purpose, mental illness, mental disorder, mental instability, immortality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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American Pop (1981)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American Pop is an American animated film that tells the story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular music.
Style: captivating, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, adult animation ...
Plot: music, jazz, music hall, jazz band, songwriter, music business, love and romance, musician's life, family relations, parents and children, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1920s, 1930s, 20s ...
Place: usa, russia, new york, europe, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Cool World (1992)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jack Deebs is a cartoonist who is due to be released from jail. His comic book "Cool World" describes a zany world populated by "doodles" (cartoon characters) and "noids" (humanoids). What Jack didn't realize is ...
Style: adult animation, surreal, stylized, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parallel world, seduction, comics, femme fatale, casino, cartoonist, alternate dimension, love and romance, imaginary, unlikely couple, law enforcement, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 1940s, year 1945
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rocks in My Pockets (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Latvia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A fantastical tale based on true events, about five women of Signe Baumane's family, including herself, and their battles with depression and madness.
Style: humorous, psychological, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: strong female presence, depression, women, mental illness, redemption, family relations, hopes, imaginary, mental health, escapades, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Daria in 'Is It Fall Yet?' (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Is It Fall Yet? continues the series' running plot from where it left off at the end of season four. In the final episode of season four ("Dye! Dye, My Darling!"), Daria Morgendorffer kisses Tom Sloane, the boyfriend of Daria's ...
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: friendship, misfit, summer camp, grudge, summer vacation, fighting the system, teen angst, teenage life, parents and children, rebelliousness, social misfits, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, UK, Latvia, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters--an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire--to rescue him.
Style: offbeat, surreal, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, dog, adventure, french, mafia, friendship, rescue, escapades, danger, championship, old woman, boy ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Aya of Yop City (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Love stories in Yopougon, a neighborhood of the Ivory Coast capital
Style: realistic, captivating, touching, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: youth, society, working class, teenage life, marriage, love and romance, friendship, hopes, multiple storylines, couples, best friends, urban ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Wonder Showzen (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wonder Showzen is an American sketch comedy television series that aired between 2005 and 2006 on MTV2. It was created by John Lee and Vernon Chatman of PFFR. The show is rated TV-MA. The show's format is that of educational PBS ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, not serious, humorous, controversial ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, puppet, social problems, racial slur, disorder, stupidity, religions or cults, puppets, society, social satire, parody, absurd humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Bordertown (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: The comedy, which takes place in a fictitious desert town near the U.S.-Mexico border, centers on the intertwining daily lives of neighbors Bud Buckwald and Ernesto Gonzales. Bud, a married father of three, is a Border Patrol agent who feels ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family life, couple relations, couples, parents and children, society, silly humor, immigrants, family relations, dysfunctional family, immigration, journey
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
King of the Hill (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Texas, this animated series follows the life of propane salesman Hank Hill, who lives with his overly confident substitute Spanish teacher wife Peggy, wannabe comedian son Bobby, and naive niece Luanne. Hank has conservative views about God, ...
Style: sitcom, adult animation, offbeat, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, small town, ordinary person, suburban life, suburbs, salesman, manager, friends, couples, supportive friend, manhood, overbearing parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The major sub-plot circles around the youngest Griffin, Stewie, who has a near-death experience at a pool when a lifeguard chair falls on him, but he survives. After having a vision of being in Hell, he decides to change his ways, but this ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, family relations, search, adventure, family life, disorder, existence paradox, parents and children, on the road, self discovery, friends, profanity ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century, year 2005, 2040s
Place: usa, san francisco, rhode island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Mind Game (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film follows Nishi, a loser who has a crush on his childhood girlfriend. After an encounter with the Japanese mafia, the film follows Nishi as he journeys to heaven and back, and ends up trapped in an even more unlikely place.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, humorous, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, dealing with death, adventure, hopes, supernatural, danger, righting the wronged, family relations, family in danger, old love, siblings relations, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 6K
Greedy Guts (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When a childless couple learn that they cannot have children, it causes great distress. To ease his wife's pain, the man finds a piece of root in the backyard and chops it and varnishes it into the shape of a child. However the woman takes the ...
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: baby, couple relations, parents and children, surrealism, childless couple, monster, secret, killer child, absurdism, family relations, body horror, tree ...
Time: 90s
Place: central europe
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30%
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Mary and Max (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York. In the mid-1970's, a homely, friendless ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, sentimental, stylized ...
Plot: loneliness, social misfits, friendship, letter, depression, correspondence, unlikely friendships, neighbor, asperger's syndrome, mental illness, suffering, young woman ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia, new york, usa
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30%
The Cleveland Show (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Cleveland Show is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Mike Henry, and Richard Appel for the Fox Broadcasting Company as a spin-off of Family Guy. The series centers on the Browns and Tubbs, two dysfunctional families ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, ethnic humor, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: black american, family life, parents and children, family relations, starting over, blended family, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family man, black family, eccentric family, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
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Family Guy (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sick, twisted, politically incorrect and Freakin' Sweet animated series featuring the adventures of the dysfunctional Griffin family. Bumbling Peter and long-suffering Lois have three kids. Stewie (a brilliant but sadistic baby bent on killing ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social satire, family relations, small town, eccentric family, parents and children, satire, family life, dog, adolescence, goofy hero, siblings relations, parody ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 67K
Anomalisa (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.
Style: surreal, melancholic, atmospheric, depressing, psychological ...
Plot: depression, nightmare, existentialism, love at first sight, loneliness, sex, puppet, drinking alcohol, drinking, infidelity, philosophy, life philosophy ...
Time: 2000s
Place: cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Tokyo Godfathers (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One Christmas Eve three people, a middle-aged alcoholic named Gin, a former drag queen Hana and a dependent runaway girl Miyuki, discover an abandoned newborn while looking through the garbage.
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: holiday, christmas, family relations, homeless, adventure, eccentric family, parents and children, friends, life is a bitch, youth, heist, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Idiots and Angels (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Angel, a selfish rotter is hanging around in a local bar, groping the wife of the barman and dealing with weapons. One morning he wakes up finding a pair of wings growing at his back. These wings do good deeds against his nature. But suddenly he ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, dark humor, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: bar, good versus evil, supernatural ability, human nature, moral dilemma, supernatural, disorder, save the lady, no dialogue, angel, sexual content
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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$9.99 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Israel, Australia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Have you ever wondered "What is the meaning of life? Why do we exist?" The answer to this vexing question is now within your reach! You'll find it in a small yet amazing booklet, which will explain, in easy to follow, simple terms ...
Style: adult animation, surreal, humorous, touching, contemplative ...
Audience: teens
Plot: self discovery, society, hopes, social misfits, introspection, human nature, loneliness, meaning of life, apartment building, life philosophy, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, san francisco, israel, new orleans, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%