Movies like Promised Heaven

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Promised Heaven (1991)
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Promised Heaven (1991)
Original name: Nebesa Obetovannye
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In the new Russia, former middle class citizens find themselves out in the dumps. Literally. They build homes, elect their own government, work, beg, scavenge, date and fight all while living in a huge city dump. Some try to beat the odds and return to society, but it seems that there is only one place left for them to go...
Plot: wedding, jewish, death, female nudity, alcoholic, steam train, flying, anti semitism, surrealism, bare breasts, homelessness, colonel, flying man, tragic event, nudity (full frontal - brief)

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Most similar movies to Promised Heaven

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sex comedy, surreal, realistic and humorous films with plots about female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, surrealism, male nudity, death and murder mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Promised Heaven: Tales of Erotica (1996), Kalyanaraman (2002), Huevos rancheros (1982), Knuckle Sandwich (2004), Spirit (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tales of Erotica (1996)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A series of erotic short films, all with similar unexpected endings.
Style: sex comedy, twist ending
Plot: dominatrix, sex in public, female nudity, wedding, sex, erotica, art, television, security guard, painting, museum, american football
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100%
Sitting on a Branch, Enjoying Myself (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pepe and Prengel, returning from war, meet Ester and both fall in love with the girl and live together in a deserted house. Fanatic communist, Zelmira, wants to turn their world upside-down.
Plot: bicycle, tree, poverty, death, male nudity, pregnancy, female nudity, soup, nudity (full frontal - brief), magic realism, bathtub, survival ...
Place: czechoslovakia
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74%
 7.8
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Kalyanaraman (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An old man (Dileep) narrates his love story and about the curse his family possess to a bunch of teenagers.
Plot: astrologer, canceled wedding, old man, curse, hospital, marriage, flashback, tragic event, horoscope, death, superstition, wedding ...
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52%
Huevos rancheros (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two "naughty" comedy episodes with naked women and bodies of water.
Style: anthology
Plot: cowboy, affair, skinny dipping, marriage, female nudity, older man younger woman, female full frontal nudity, pubic hair, church, older man younger woman relationship, small town, wedding ...
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49%
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Knuckle Sandwich (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After leaving his small Georgia town behind to start a new life in Los Angeles, aspiring businessman Carter quickly becomes a success. But when he loses his girlfriend and his job in the same morning, he decides to return to his old town with hopes ...
Plot: alcoholic, deputy sheriff, interracial relations, friendship, female nudity, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
It's Better to Be Healthy and Wealthy than Poor and Sick (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A satiric tragi-comedy about two women and their lover Robert who is an emigrant that keeps coming back. This film shows chaotic post-communist Europe after the fall of totalitarianism. Two opposite characters, women, meet during the Velvet ...
Plot: communism, surrealism, road trip, best friend, vibrator, rape, male nudity, pregnancy, nun, prostitution, female protagonist, female nudity ...
Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Notorious Daughter of Fanny Hill (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Kissy Hill, the daughter of a notorious madam in 19th Century London, follows in her late mother's footsteps with prositution in catering to various upper class gentlemen.
Plot: bathing, sex, bathtub, lesbian cunnilingus, bare breasts, aristocrat, exhibitionism, murder, revenge, s&m, implied cunnilingus, female nudity ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Spirit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Raghunandan (Mohanlal) is a TV show host and a budding novelist. He is a loner and a compulsive alcoholic, the latter of which resulted in his divorce from Meera (Kaniha). Despite this Meera and her husband Alexy (Shankar Ramakrishnan) are his best ...
Plot: alcoholic, writers, hidden camera, tragic event, police station, alcohol abuse, interviewer, divorce, tv show, ex husband ex wife relationship, interview, television show ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Nothing Funny (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One day, hospital orderlies, watching corpse in the morgue, recognize film director. Man, even though he died, he begins to remember his life. He made a career making movies, had numerous mistresses, but never realized their dreams. His life was ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: monologue, dildo, bad luck, depression, director, frustration, film set, unhappy marriage, death, black pantyhose, pantyhose, bare breasts ...
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47%
 5.9
 115
Ciao Ciao (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, China
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A free and wild young woman has to come back from the big city to her village in the mountains.
Plot: mountain, arranged marriage, male nudity, money, corruption, motorcycle, prostitution, smuggling, bare breasts, murder, female nudity, sex scene ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
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The Waterfall (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story takes place in Harbiye town of Antakya just before the 1960 military coup d'etat. The economic and political crisis of those days are reflected by the both funny and sad story of a family. The story is told from the eyes of Cemal. Now ...
Plot: boy, hairdresser, husband wife relationship, factory, politics, getting home, father son relationship, child, flute, cleaver, courtyard, waterfall ...
Time: year 1960
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Diary of a Shinjuku Thief (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This is the story of a bookstore thief named Birdy, who is led through various adventures in Tokyo's Shinjuku district by salesgirl Umeko.
Style: avant garde
Plot: bookstore, thief, black and white segues into color, japanese new wave, bare breasts, boss, sex scene, song, employee, looking at the camera, theft, sexual revolution ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Buone notizie (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Giancarlo Giannini stars as the nameless hero, a disaffected media executive who spends his days watching violent programming on the six television screens in his office and his evenings neglecting his frustrated wife at home. An encounter with an ...
Style: suspense, macabre
Plot: obsession, surrealism, alienation, sexual repression, apartment, adultery, old friend, menage a trois, office, mental institution, murder, death ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Acid Eaters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A group of office workers go every Friday afternoon to the White Pyramid, a 50-foot tower of LSD.
Style: psychedelic, parody, surreal
Plot: lsd, exploitation, surrealism, drugs, sex, motorcycle, devil, sexuality, knife, absurd humor, quicksand, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
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Twenty Bucks (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A story about the life of a twenty dollar bill as it weaves in and out of the various lives of several people.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, captivating, light, surreal ...
Plot: wedding, lottery, money, parents and children, human nature, family relations, disorder, crime gone awry, hopes, irony, stripper, multiple storylines ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Property Is No Longer a Theft (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A lowly bank clerk, literally allergic to money and revolted by its nefarious influence on humanity, launches a campaign of harassment against a wealthy butcher, stealing small, insignificant items— but never money—from the man. The victim uses ...
Plot: female stockinged legs, corruption, capitalism, money, murder, female nudity, actor, death, eulogy, talking to the camera, years of lead, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Tenth Man (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After many years away, Ariel is summoned by his distant father to his childhood home in the bustling Jewish quarter of Buenos Aires, known as El Once. Over the course of seven days, during the vibrant holiday of Purim, Ariel seeks to reconnect with ...
Plot: orthodox jew, father son relationship, estranged father, hospital, flashback, bare breasts, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lust and Revenge (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This caustic Australian comedy is meant to burn those commercial interests who sponsor artists for tax breaks. It also a sexually unresponsive wife's revenge against her cheating husband. Heiress Georgina Oliphant, the daughter of ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: nude model, female nudity, male nudity, model, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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French Postcards (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, West Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: French Postcards rings both comic and true. The believable, fresh-faced characters are young naives from American colleges spending their French-English dictionaries, they compulsively seek out hundreds of monuments, romanticize the nomadic ...
Plot: college student, american abroad, coming of age, school, american, sex scene, sightseeing, female nudity, bare breasts, christmas, road trip, sex ...
Place: paris france, france, europe
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34%
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Body/Antibody (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Kip Polyard is an obsessive-compulsive shut-in whose antiseptic world is invaded by Celine, the beautiful seductress who moves in next door to Kip's rent-controlled Manhattan apartment. Kip and Celine begin a tentative love affair that turns ...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns
Plot: revenge, virus, rape, deception, hospital, voyeurism, nudity (full frontal - brief), dinner, police, male nudity, corpse, dancing ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
After the Wedding (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Newlywed Diego Diaz heads down to Miami Beach for a few weeks to finish his latest novel, but when he becomes emotionally intimate with a sexy bartender, he and his wife are left to examine the true state of their young marriage.
Plot: mini skirt, jealous wife, nude swimming, seductress, wedding, smoking weed, newlyweds, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Butterfly in the Night (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story is quite simple and effective, a street whore in Paris is taken home to her native Argentina by an in love rich landlord, of course family life is not the most suited for our girl, even worst when the rich guy has an acicdent that leaves ...
Plot: female nudity, sex, lesbianism, erotica, breasts, homosexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbian sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Brak (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 86 min.
Style: parody
Plot: female nudity, couch, flashback, landlady, corpse, teen angst, masturbation, lust, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, man in underwear, landlady tenant relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Drop Dead Gorgeous (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring model, Cynthia, becomes the focus of a documentary when she is chosen as the face for the world's biggest fashion designer, Claudio. Cynthia accidentally overdoses and with deadlines looming they decide to use her corpse to continue ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: fashion, dark humor, dishonesty, cons and scams, fashion industry, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, corpse, drug overdose, photographer, death, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Passion Holiday (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Four women take a boat trip to an island and run into a group of gangsters.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), nudie cutie, drunkenness, singer, murder, secretary, yacht, female nudity
Place: miami beach
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32%
Potatishandlaren (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 48 min.
Story: In this Swedish TV drama, a once-kittenish young woman has become a fortyish spinster, still helping her widowed father on the family farm. Marta drives tractors, does the planting and harvesting, and helps to maintain the property. Meanwhile her ...
Plot: countryside, shower, salesman, female nudity, farmer, wedding, spinster, father daughter relationship, farm
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Time Has Come (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a time and place indeterminate a bandit has kidnapped Rixo Lomadis Bron’s daughter. Bron is a wealthy landowner who reigns over the shepherds of the Purple Mountain. The time has come when Rixo Lomadis Bron accuses Manjas-Kebir of killing his ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: male nudity, shepherd, bandit, forest, journey, knife, surrealism, gay, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
And in the Morning They Woke Up (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: And in The Morning They Woke Up
Plot: surrealism, hung over, flashback, vodka
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30%
Fly Me the French Way (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Valerie watches over her cousin's place while he's away for six months. She spends her first night there reading, playing records, and calling her girlfriend Sophie over. That night, members of a crazed sex cult break in and mistakenly ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: female prisoner, lingerie, surrealism, sexploitation, sex, explicit sex, male in bathtub, group sex, sex orgy, lesbian cunnilingus, hand under skirt, french kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 3K
A Wedding (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian connection is suspect, security guards watch the gifts rather ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, family relations, bishop, satire, radical, couples, family problems, chaos, hypocrisy, parents and children, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%