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I Served the King of England (2006)
 7.4
 7K
I Served the King of England (2006)
Original name: Obsluhoval jsem anglického krále
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jan Dítě has been released from a Czech prison just before the very end of his 15-year sentence. Settling in a town near the border, he occupies his time with rebuilding a deserted house, and recalling his past. His main wish in life was to be a millionaire. Jan begins his career as a frankfurter vendor, and slowly learns the power of money and the influence it exerts over people.
Style: stylized, sentimental, semi serious, sexy, romantic, humorous, atmospheric, realistic, sex comedy, surreal ...
Plot: hotel, prostitute, world war two, rich and poor, love and romance, ambition, rise and fall, social differences, society, human nature, workplace, power relations, millionaire, follow your dream, hopes, blind ambition, haunted by the past, money, nudity (full frontal - brief), wealth, bigger dreams, waiter, idealism, farce, nazism ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, 1930s
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, england, germany, berlin germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, sexy and humorous films with plots about love and romance, culture clash, catastrophe, mentor, runaway, storytelling and love mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like I Served the King of England: Closely Watched Trains (1966), Cannery Row (1982), Enemies: A Love Story (1989), The Perez Family (1995), Day for Night (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Closely Watched Trains (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a small town still occupied by the Germans as World War II's tide is turning toward the Allies, apprentice train-watcher Milos is oblivious to the war. Instead, he is obsessed with having his first sexual experience. Despite the favors of ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, talky ...
Plot: world war two, coming of age, politics, resistance, occupation, war, wartime life, village life, communism, storytelling, virginity, village ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: czech republic, europe, prague czechoslovakia, prague, germany ...
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 6.7
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Cannery Row (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A depressed section of Monterey, California is the backdrop for an offbeat romantic comedy about a pair of mismatched lovers. Doc is a lonely marine biologist and former baseball star. Suzy is a scrappy, abrasive drifter who can't even succeed ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sweet, romantic, surreal ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prostitute, brothel madam, brothel, marine biologist, romance, couples, friendship, society, misfit, human nature, youth, love affair ...
Time: 1940s, 80s, 1930s
Place: california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Enemies: A Love Story (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A ghostwriter finds himself romantically involved with his current wife, a married woman and his long-vanished wife.
Style: emotional, touching, twists and turns, humorous, dark humor ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jewish, survivor, infidelity, love and romance, love affair, haunted by the past, love triangle, self discovery, human nature, world war two, character study, dull life ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Perez Family (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of the Mariel boat lift -- a hurried exodus of refugees from Cuba going to America -- an immigration clerk accidentally presumes that dissident Juan Raul Perez and Dorita Evita Perez are married. United by their last name and a mutual ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, light, sweet ...
Plot: mistaken identity, immigration, prostitute, political prisoner, destiny, romance, family relations, society, human nature, politics, immigrants, reunion ...
Time: 80s
Place: cuba, usa, miami, latin america, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 8.0
 20K
Day for Night (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A committed film director struggles to complete his movie while coping with a myriad of crises, personal and professional, among the cast and crew.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, tense ...
Plot: nervous breakdown, filmmaking, director, actor's life, workplace situations, workplace, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, extramarital affair, love and romance, lifestyle, film within a film ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, nice france, riviera, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.5
 1K
Yoyo (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The son of a ruined millionaire and a horsewoman becomes a clown.
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: clown, elephant, love and romance, unfulfillment, ambition, society, lovers reunited, looking for love, rise to the top, rich and poor, destiny, farce ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 20s ...
Place: france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ship of Fools (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Passengers on a ship traveling from Mexico to Europe in the 1930s represent society at large in that era. The crew is German, including the ship's Dr. Schumann, who falls in love with one of the passengers, La Condesa. A young American woman, ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: ship, anti semitism, cruise, racism, world war two, love and romance, fall in love, society, human nature, couples, prostitute, opposites attract ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, pre world war two
Place: mexico, latin america, europe, germany, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
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Happy Times (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Zhao is an old laid-off worker who's dreaming of getting married. After trying unsuccessful proposals, he finally pair off with a gargantuan divorcée with two children. She, however, demands a lavish wedding and that Zhao finds a job and ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: fall in love, comedy of errors, misfit, introspection, bus, greed, money, deception, farce, irreverent, bittersweet, hotel ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Cemetery Junction (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1970s England, three blue-collar friends spend their days joking, drinking, fighting and chasing girls. Freddie wants to leave their working-class world but cool, charismatic Bruce and lovable loser Snork are happy with life the way it is. When ...
Style: stylized, humorous, atmospheric, inspirational, clever ...
Plot: coming of age, working class, old love, friendship, profanity, small town, society, love and romance, social differences, salesman, friends, factory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Great Gatsby (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Long Island-set novel, where Midwesterner Nick Carraway is lured into the lavish world of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Soon enough, however, Carraway will see through the cracks of Gatsby's nouveau riche ...
Style: stylized, sentimental, serious, bad ending, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: high society, loneliness, obsession, millionaire, love and romance, love triangle, destructive relationship, american dream, unfulfilled love, obsessive love, social differences, party ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, long island, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Two Family House (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Buddy Visalo (Michael Rispoli) is a factory worker, a frustrated crooner who once had a shot at the big time. Buddy's dreams of greatness have been reduced to an endless series of failed moneymaking schemes. His latest is buying a two-family ...
Style: touching, feel good, sincere, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: working class, love and romance, society, human nature, down on your luck, couples, couple relations, life is a bitch, pregnancy, friendship, ambition, landlord ...
Time: 90s, 50s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 78K
Cocktail (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian quickly becomes a patron favorite with his flashy drink-mixing style. Brian ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: ambition, love and romance, bartender, couples, rise to the top, buddies, love affair, rags to riches, love triangle, nightlife, teaching the ways of the world, best friend ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, usa, caribbean, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
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Bootmen (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sean Odkin loves to dance much to his fathers distain. When the woman he loves cannot return his love Sean goes in search of the only thing that can make him whole again and that is dancing.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: dancing, tap dance, tap dancing, family relations, brother brother relationship, follow your dream, love and romance, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, against the odds, ambition, working class ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: australia, sydney australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While ...
Style: sentimental, tragicomedy, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, world war two, human spirit, life philosophy, jewish, survival, optimism, nazi, self sacrifice, fascism, captivity ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: italy, tuscany, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zelary (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A nurse and her surgeon-lover are part of a resistance movement in 1940s Czechoslovakia. When they are discovered, her lover flees and she must find a place to hide. A patient whose life she saved, a man from a remote mountain village where time ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: redemption, small town, romance, couple relations, life is a bitch, hopes, resistance, society, post war, world war two, fugitives, marriage ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia, prague, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Housekeeper (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him for another man, Jacques hires a housekeeper, Laura, to keep his Paris apartment in order. As he starts increasing her hours and spending more time with her on her days off, Jacques is torn between the pleasure of ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, harsh, talky ...
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, human nature, love affair, infidelity, crumbling marriage, self discovery, fall in love, couple relations, starting over, father daughter relationship, family drama ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, tokyo, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Friends with Money (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.
Style: witty, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, money, marriage, maid, crumbling marriage, love and romance, looking for love, unfulfillment, master and servant, power relations, designer ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, santa monica california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 11K
A Good Woman (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Spain, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fleeing 1930s New York and leaving behind a chequered past, the giltzy divorcee Mrs Stella Erlynne travels to Italy's sun-dappled Amalfi coast. Mrs Erlynne's appearance causes a stir amongst the visiting aristocracy. Based on the Oscar ...
Style: witty, stylized, semi serious, light, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: italy, europe, new york, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 7.5
 5K
Lola (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Germany in the autumn of 1957: Lola, a seductive cabaret singer-prostitute exults in her power as a temptress of men, but she wants out—she wants money, property, and love. Pitting a corrupt building contractor against the new straight-arrow ...
Style: stylized, gloomy, realistic, sexy, tense ...
Plot: femme fatale, corruption, brothel, prostitution, fall in love, performer's life, love affair, dishonesty, showbiz, cabaret, society, moral dilemma ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: germany, europe, bavaria, west germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
My Son the Fanatic (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Pakistani taxi-driver Parvez and prostitute Bettina find themselves trapped in the middle when Islamic fundamentalists decide to clean up their local town.
Style: talky, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, prostitute, taxi driver, muslim, misfit, human nature, social differences, parents and children, teenage life, romance, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 10K
Cheri (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sumptuous dramatic comedy set in late 19th Century France, during the Belle Epoque, a period of social and cultural excess in European upper classes which ended only as the First World War erupted.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, stylized, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, prostitute, age difference, older woman younger man sex, society, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, teaching the ways of the world, matchmaking, obsession, soul mate ...
Time: 20s, 1920s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.1
 54K
Underground (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, UK, USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Black marketeers Marko and Blacky manufacture and sell weapons to the Communist resistance in WWII Belgrade, living the good life along the way. Marko's surreal duplicity propels him up the ranks of the Communist Party, and he eventually ...
Style: cynical, surreal, satirical, biting, absurd ...
Plot: world war two, freedom, lie, weapons, ambition, society, nazi, resistance, communism, hiding place, revolution, basement ...
Time: 60s, year 1941, 90s, 1940s, 1990s ...
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, berlin germany, balkan, yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 30K
The Edukators (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home.
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, psychological, philosophical, twists and turns ...
Plot: love triangle, rebel, debt, rebelliousness, idealism, boyfriend, friends, rebellion, vandalism, businessman, jealousy, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004, year 1968
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, barcelona spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After dumping a bucket of water on a beautiful young woman from the window of a train car, wealthy Frenchman Mathieu, regales his fellow passengers with the story of the dysfunctional relationship between himself and the young woman in question, a ...
Style: sexy, atmospheric, sexual, surreal, cynical ...
Plot: maid, manipulation, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), train ride, dwarf, obsession, humiliation, virginity, passenger, desire, postmodernism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eccentric 70-year-old widow purchases the Windmill Theatre in London as a post-widowhood hobby. After starting an innovative continuous variety review, which is copied by other theaters, they begin to lose money. Mrs Henderson suggests they add ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: showbiz, world war two, audition, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, follow your dream, theatre milieu, friendship, art, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1940s, 40s
Place: london, europe, england, flanders, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 2K
Touch (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Juvenal, a presumed miracle worker, appears on the scene Bill Hill attempts to exploit him but his plans go astray with the untimely intervention of August Murray and the developing relationship between Juvenal and Lynn Faulkner.
Style: cynical, realistic, semi serious, witty, light ...
Plot: romance, love and romance, religions or cults, hopes, satire, investigation, miraculous event, love, moral ambiguity, solitude, alcohol abuse, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Roseanna's Grave (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Roseanna is dying of a heart condition, and all she wants is to be buried next to her daughter, in a cemetery that is getting full fast. The cemetery can't expand because Capestro, the man who owns the land next to the cemetery, won't ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: terminal illness, romance, family relations, family problems, death in the family, couple relations, couples, eccentric family, life is a bitch, love and romance, dealing with death, train ride ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 954
Gabriela (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1925, Gabriela becomes cook, mistress, and then wife of Nacib, a bar owner in a small Brazilian coastal town runs by the local colonels. Nacib becomes tired of Gabriela's uneducated ways, and annuls the marriage when he finds her in bed with ...
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: strong sexual content, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, couples, couple relations, love and romance, love triangle, infidelity, bar, village life, social differences ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Fortune hunter Holly Golightly finds herself captivated by aspiring writer Paul Varjak, who's moved into her building on a wealthy woman's dime. As romance blooms between Paul and Holly, Doc Golightly shows up on the scene, revealing ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, fashion, opposites attract, woman, millionaire, cat, broken engagement, jewelry, looking for love, love triangle, social climbing, free spirited ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, brazil, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Divine Intervention (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Comedy
Country: France, Morocco, Germany, Palestine
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Santa Claus tries to outrun a gang of knife-wielding youth. It's one of several vignettes of Palestinian life in Israel - in a neighborhood in Nazareth and at Al-Ram checkpoint in East Jerusalem. Most of the stories are droll, some absurd, one ...
Style: touching, semi serious, thought provoking, meditative, stylized ...
Plot: culture clash, lovers apart, lovers reunited, couples, survival, danger, politics, society, separated, romance, hopes, map ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, palestine, middle east, jerusalem, argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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