Movies that are like Paris, Texas

If you like "Paris, Texas" you are probably looking for atmospheric, surreal, touching and melancholic movies of Drama genre about / that have / with desert, redemption, loneliness, on the road, father son relationship, self discovery and existentialism themes shot in West Germany or France.
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Paris, Texas
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France, UK, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, touching, melancholic, meditative, road movie, offbeat, serious, enigmatic, reflective, stylized, breathtaking, bleak, art house, talky, realistic, emotional, cerebral, gloomy, scenic, harsh, philosophical, artsy, lyrical, psychological, absurd, sentimental, dark
Plot: desert, redemption, loneliness, on the road, father son relationship, self discovery, existentialism, storytelling, parenthood, relationships, character study, solitude, beautiful scenery, mute, peep show, isolation, amnesia, reunion, family bonds, dialogue, life & death, hotel, parents and children, childhood, road trip, eccentricity, first contact, sibling relationship, family, regret, van, runaway, memory loss, dysfunctional family, tragedy, culture clash, catastrophe, wilderness, memory, art, hospital, life philosophy, twists & turns, pornography, estrangement, hopes, family relations, wandering, monologue, motel, fear of flying, surrealism, drifter, family reunited, reconciliation, presumed dead, blond boy, schoolyard, hardware store, drive in, train tracks, missing father, driving in the rain, french accent, graffiti, mini dress, blonde woman, vending machine, aquarium, mother son reunion, cactus, cowboy boots, gas station, truck stop, uncle nephew relationship, motel room, female stockinged legs, private club, rental car, german american, railroad track, boots, photo album, shoes, shaving, advertising, city country contrast, dinner, highway, walkie talkie, bridge, alcoholic, film projector, home movie, binoculars, photograph, railroad crossing, train, bank, laundromat, airport, shower, brother brother relationship, airplane, bar, restaurant, doctor, husband wife relationship, school, abandoned, vengeance, secrets, family drama
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, los angeles, usa, tokyo, houston texas, california
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The Ten Commandments
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Poland, West Germany
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Most similar movies to Paris, Texas

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out talky, melancholic, reflective and bleak films with plots including runaway, loneliness, dialogue, storytelling, life philosophy, relationships and existentialism themes mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Paris, Texas: Alice in the Cities (1974), This Must Be the Place (2011), Don't Come Knocking (2005), Old Joy (2006), Fanny and Alexander (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Alice in the Cities
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Style: road movie, psychological, melancholic, enigmatic, semi serious, touching, meditative, talky, bleak, reflective, feel good, realistic, atmospheric, art house, cerebral, tense, harsh, surreal, stylized, biting, macabre, disturbing, tricky, cynical, absurd, sexual, ironic, witty, colourful, breathtaking
Plot: on the road, self discovery, childhood, friendship, parenthood, loneliness, german, existentialism, police investigation, hotel, runaway, adventure, airport, vengeance, identity, obsession, insanity, man-woman relation, airplane, road trip, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), pornography, women, memory, transformation, secrets, surveillance, social misfits, storytelling, writers, catastrophe, investigation, apocalypse, guilt, paranoid, character study, human nature, paranoia, dialogue, kidnapping, gory, dreams, sexual abuse, poetry, male nudity, segregation, relationships, culture clash, escapades
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, europe, new york, tokyo, japan, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
This Must Be the Place
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Ireland
Duration: 118 min.
Style: surreal, stylized, tragicomedy, melancholic, semi serious, offbeat, road movie, realistic, artsy, depressing, reflective, absurd, bleak, touching, cerebral, enigmatic, gloomy, meditative, emotional, talky, clever, harsh, dark humor, light, psychological, dramatic, breathtaking, witty, sad, scenic, sentimental, sweet
Plot: rock, self discovery, redemption, road trip, surrealism, on the road, depression, loneliness, father daughter relationship, eccentricity, existentialism, nazis, holocaust, deadpan, storytelling, irish, goth, runaway, unfulfillment, revenge, teen suicide, stock exchange, hebrew, relationships, dialogue, guilt, nazi, dysfunctional family, parent child relationship, nudity (topless - notable), aging, pornography, vengeance, death, culture clash, love, catastrophe, solitude, drinking, obsessive quest, life philosophy, life & death, male nudity, brutality, mental illness, writers, suicide, music business, mentor, multiple storylines
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, michigan, new mexico, latin america, usa, new york, europe, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   100%
 
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Don't Come Knocking
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, stylized, melancholic, serious, reflective, bleak, gloomy, intense, talky, road movie, harsh, dramatic, sentimental, depressing, artsy, sad, breathtaking, psychological, compassionate, cerebral, enigmatic, dark humor
Plot: redemption, small town, loneliness, human nature, rock, existentialism, father son relationship, storytelling, depression, drinking, life, violent, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, sexualized violence, violence, gunfight, dialogue, brutality, childhood, vengeance, relationships, music, haunted by the past, pornography, dysfunctional family, honest, drugs, father-son relationship, male nudity, transformation, mental illness, destiny, life & death, reunion, dreams, philosophy, solitude, life philosophy, gangsters, estrangement, corruption, art, death, psychology, nudity (topless - notable), secrets, family relations, actor's life, self discovery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana, nevada, texas, usa, california, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   72%
 
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Old Joy
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Style: meditative, melancholic, serious, scenic, talky, enigmatic, touching, realistic, reflective, stylized, lyrical, road movie, cerebral, sincere, bleak, breathtaking, gloomy, art house, absurd, harsh, surreal, biting, intellectual, atmospheric, ironic, mumblecore, entertaining, cynical, sexy, philosophical, light, erotic
Plot: friendship, road trip, buddies, on the road, solitude, nature, loneliness, unlikely friendships, introspection, relationships, dialogue, existentialism, wilderness, philosophy, self discovery, storytelling, culture clash, art, catastrophe, first contact, life philosophy, writers, greed, drugs, depression, dog, fantasy world, obsession, homeless, adultery, partners, drinking, imagination, camp, environmental, distopia, couples, nudity (topless - notable), runaway, friends, human nature, couple relations, thirtysomething life, hopes, map, hippie, hot spring, theory, expectant father, alienation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, oregon, europe, usa, london, new jersey, los angeles, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   94%
 
Fanny and Alexander
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, France, West Germany
Duration: 188 min.
Style: surreal, clever, serious, atmospheric, emotional, enigmatic, reflective, captivating, breathtaking, cerebral, bleak, talky, thought provoking, meditative, art house, melancholic, intellectual, lyrical, harsh, disturbing, philosophical, sincere, cynical, touching, stylized, witty, sentimental, gothic, interesting, dramatic, psychological, scenic, absurd
Plot: dysfunctional family, orphan, swedish, bishop, family drama, christmas, childhood, ghost, funeral, young heroes, small town, loneliness, art, storytelling, parents and children, death, life & death, culture clash, relationships, guilt, tragedy, character study, greed, theatre group, child prodigy, sibling relationship, abuse, runaway, siblings relations, obsession, catastrophe, pornography, parenthood, complex characters, beautiful scenery, secrets, god, adaptation, surrealism, family, dialogue, gunfight, children, mentor, imagination, marriage, brutality, existentialism, youth, family problems
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, turn of the century
Place: sweden, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   88%
 
The King Is Alive
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: bleak, serious, atmospheric, psychological, realistic, melancholic, sexual, absurd, road movie, harsh, art house, meditative, cerebral, enigmatic, talky, ironic, reflective, disturbing, intellectual, stylized, surreal, satirical, breathtaking, cynical, philosophical, dark
Plot: desert, survival, isolation, existentialism, bus, dogma, shakespeare, stranded, relationships, village, humanity, theatre milieu, tourist, rescue, tragedy, crime gone awry, loneliness, catastrophe, human nature, writers, dialogue, village life, art, danger, storytelling, lone hero, brutality, artist, visceral, hip hop, gunfight, first contact, misfit, mentor, adaptation, society, demons, male nudity, life is a bitch, natural disaster, culture clash, transformation, camp, runaway, life philosophy, fantasy world, fight scenes, stupidity, deadpan, character study
Time: 90s
Place: africa, australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   59%
 
Two-Lane Blacktop
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: road movie, enigmatic, serious, bleak, meditative, twists and turns, realistic, art house, harsh, talky, reflective, melancholic, surreal, atmospheric, cerebral, breathtaking, stylized, psychological, scenic, biting, sexual, cynical, sexy, disturbing, tense, bad ending, ironic, surprise ending, satirical, philosophical, absurd, macabre
Plot: cult, desert, existentialism, on the road, cars, contests and competitions, loneliness, racing, obsessive quest, road trip, character study, dialogue, destructive relationship, life philosophy, chevrolet, obsession, crime gone awry, chases and races, visceral, runaway, art, motorcycle, hotel, catastrophe, gunfight, classic car, stylish, pornography, redemption, culture clash, car chase, insanity, mentor, brutality, social differences, paranoid, violent, poetry, greed, rebellion, couples, lone hero, gangsters, identity, relationships, oil, environment, hitchhiker, hippie, gas station
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   85%
 
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Safe
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, atmospheric, disturbing, serious, enigmatic, realistic, reflective, melancholic, art house, suspenseful, cerebral, ironic, talky, meditative, thought provoking, harsh, satirical, stylized, bad ending, surreal, intellectual, dramatic, light, road movie, absurd
Plot: environment, crumbling marriage, loneliness, isolation, existentialism, doctors and patients, desert, quarantine, psychiatry, solitude, housewife, obsession, allergy, retreat, illness, medicine, psychiatrist, doctors, life philosophy, disorder, chemical, sex, paranoia, catastrophe, character study, suburbs, society, visceral, dialogue, relationships, depression, life & death, unfulfillment, pornography, drinking, environmental, psychology, workplace, mental illness, couples, mentor, brutality, greed, brainwashing, dysfunctional family, humanity, distopia, family problems, first contact, wilderness
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   87%
 
Five Easy Pieces
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: realistic, serious, road movie, bleak, enigmatic, reflective, melancholic, talky, sincere, dark humor, harsh, intellectual, gloomy, dramatic, depressing, atmospheric, captivating, cynical, ironic, emotional, psychological, thought provoking, interesting, cerebral
Plot: road trip, dysfunctional family, on the road, character study, rebellion, social misfits, drinking, culture clash, relationships, complex characters, loneliness, rebelliousness, oil, working class, class differences, drifter, human nature, runaway, existentialism, small town, depression, redemption, music, introspection, dialogue, fighting the system, pacific northwest, crime gone awry, self discovery, mozart, violent, life, life philosophy, anti-hero, creativity, gunfight, family, obsession, greed, honest, psychology, storytelling, life & death, tragedy, mentor, classical music, parents and children, catastrophe, misfit, unfulfillment
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, texas, southern california, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   70%
 
Tender Mercies
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sentimental, melancholic, reflective, dramatic, bleak, road movie, talky, harsh, sincere, scenic, atmospheric, earnest, meditative
Plot: redemption, music, country, musician's life, character study, self discovery, drinking, mentor, music business, starting over, life philosophy, existentialism, life, storytelling, runaway, honest, tragedy, culture clash, loneliness, guitar, country music, divorce, life & death, small town, gunfight, country singer, romance, relationships, childhood, transformation, religion, depression, dialogue, crime gone awry, greed, couple relations, catastrophe, parenthood, guilt, sacrifice, unlikely friendships, betrayal, friendship, family drama, artists and showbiz, beautiful scenery, destiny, hopes, love and romance, couples
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   75%
 
 7.3
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Scarecrow
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: road movie, serious, gloomy, bleak, sincere, realistic, harsh, enigmatic, touching, melancholic, talky, tense, atmospheric, cerebral, breathtaking, cynical, macabre, heartbreaking, emotional, stylized, meditative, dramatic, depressing, witty, humorous, ironic
Plot: friendship, road trip, on the road, buddies, character study, crime gone awry, dreams, loneliness, introspection, self discovery, unlikely friendships, drifter, drinking, existentialism, brutality, dialogue, greed, redemption, catastrophe, hopes, gangsters, mentor, prison, relationships, culture clash, depression, small town, paranoia, partners, insanity, hunting, paranoid, friends, honest, gangster, life philosophy, gunfight, happy ending, social misfits, violent, tragedy, human nature, misfit, society, bar fight, hitchhiker, train ride, savings, convicted felon, prison sentence
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, new jersey, denver colorado, california, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   75%
 
The Wind Will Carry Us
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 118 min.
Style: enigmatic, meditative, atmospheric, serious, melancholic, reflective, art house, talky, cerebral, breathtaking, thought provoking, intellectual, harsh, bleak, light, scenic, touching, road movie, humorous, philosophical, surreal, stylized, absurd, compassionate, cynical, witty, sexy
Plot: culture clash, life & death, human nature, small town, existentialism, art, poetry, life philosophy, environment, loneliness, parents and children, childhood, death, solitude, new wave, obsession, life, metaphysics, greed, village, relationships, deadpan, philosophy, artist, village life, isolation, runaway, countryside, creativity, dreams, beautiful scenery, dialogue, fish out of water, cheating, imagination, self discovery, memory, catastrophe, character study, mentor, redemption, family relations, curses spells and rituals, small town life, politics, society, social relations, signal, kurd, bone
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, kurdistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   53%
 
Eternity and a Day
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Greece, Germany
Duration: 137 min.
Style: meditative, melancholic, atmospheric, serious, reflective, enigmatic, art house, philosophical, realistic, bleak, psychological, breathtaking, gloomy, cerebral, artsy, sincere, road movie, lyrical, intellectual, harsh, surreal, talky, ironic, erotic, emotional, sexual
Plot: hospital, terminal illness, writer's life, bus, life & death, human nature, on the road, existentialism, storytelling, poetry, art, childhood, ocean or sea, loneliness, master and servant, life, redemption, dreams, artist, death, life philosophy, self discovery, drinking, brutality, haunted by the past, twists & turns, classic car, catastrophe, first contact, dialogue, creativity, solitude, male nudity, memory, pornography, relationships, immigrants, mentor, jesus, capitalism, family life, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, destiny, culture clash, poet, greek, refugees, street kid, emigrant
Time: 90s, future
Place: tokyo, australia, greece, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   65%
 
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The Winter Guest
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: bleak, talky, serious, reflective, touching, melancholic, emotional, realistic, sincere, enigmatic, gloomy, harsh, meditative, dramatic, intense, atmospheric, road movie, colourful, artsy, stylized, cerebral, art house, intellectual
Plot: life & death, adolescence, dealing with death, loneliness, mother daughter relationship, existentialism, fantasy world, starting over, solitude, life, human nature, small town, death, childhood, british, friendship, parents and children, unlikely friendships, transformation, beautiful scenery, artist, mentor, parallel universe, relationships, small town life, storytelling, mythology, adaptation, dreams, dialogue, imagination, catastrophe, mental illness, depression, poetry, dysfunctional family, art, self discovery, first contact, vengeance, redemption, gunfight, culture clash, destiny, coming of age, family relations, creativity, school, multiple storylines, social relations
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: scotland, europe, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   51%
 
 8.1
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The Sacrifice
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, UK, France
Duration: 149 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, psychological, meditative, enigmatic, philosophical, thought provoking, serious, reflective, intellectual, breathtaking, talky, cerebral, melancholic, art house, harsh, surreal, artsy, light, stylized, colourful, emotional, scenic, gloomy, absurd, futuristic
Plot: sacrifice, existentialism, life & death, human nature, god, russian, art, magic realism, apocalypse, storytelling, death, childhood, loneliness, insanity, culture clash, life philosophy, swedish, artist, isolation, catastrophe, dialogue, poetry, character study, crime gone awry, danger, beautiful scenery, philosophy, humanity, religion, solitude, end of the world, greed, eccentricity, distopia, obsession, nuclear war, destiny, memory, pornography, hotel, life is a bitch, island, chase, save the world, redemption, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, terminal illness, hopes, society
Time: 80s
Place: europe, sweden, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   55%
 
The Trip to Bountiful
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious, compassionate, heartbreaking, melancholic, realistic, dramatic, reflective, sad, intense, earnest, harsh, sincere, depressing, talky, inspirational
Plot: small town, bus, redemption, human nature, road trip, loneliness, self discovery, childhood, aging, drinking, mentor, depression, segregation, culture clash, parents and children, courage, escape, unlikely friendships, idealism, beautiful scenery, friendship, storytelling, solitude, senior citizen, memory, runaway, life & death, hopes, women, catastrophe, tragedy, race issues, wartime, destiny, love and romance, family, period piece, character study, prejudice, family drama, family bonds, gunfight, adaptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), poverty, dysfunctional family, life, eccentricity, relationships, life philosophy
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   58%
 
Prince Avalanche
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: talky, atmospheric, road movie, meditative, semi serious, offbeat, melancholic, realistic, reflective, stylized, gloomy, humorous, enigmatic, light, dramatic, surreal, philosophical, ironic, cerebral, sexual, absurd
Plot: friendship, wilderness, loneliness, buddies, dialogue driven, solitude, character study, drinking, relationships, dialogue, in the woods, workplace situations, existentialism, boom box, hammock, highway, truck driver, truck, tent, camping, pornography, unlikely friendships, workplace, life philosophy, friends, writers, mentor, isolation, catastrophe, life & death, runaway, lone hero, death, honest, storytelling, art, vengeance, classic car, gangsters, greed, crime gone awry, chase, first contact, family drama, dysfunctional family, adaptation, humanity, mental illness, redemption, transformation
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   52%
 
 7.1
 14K
Wendy and Lucy
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, enigmatic, bleak, melancholic, road movie, heartbreaking, gloomy, sad, compassionate, emotional, harsh, meditative, cerebral, talky, psychological, breathtaking, earnest, depressing, stylized, disturbing, bad ending, light, interesting, atmospheric, reflective, sweet, absurd
Plot: dog, small town, realism, loneliness, pets, on the road, homeless, character study, depression, existentialism, greed, down on your luck, relationships, life philosophy, life & death, oil, cars, broken down car, family, mysterious past, journey, scar, survival, friendship, death, pornography, life is a bitch, dialogue, catastrophe, human nature, travel, solitude, honest, mentor, capitalism, storytelling, brutality, isolation, mental illness, tragedy, hopes, life, betrayal, art, beautiful scenery, dysfunctional family, crime gone awry, guilt, society, poverty
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: oregon, usa, alaska, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   57%
 
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 7.4
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Time Out
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 134 min.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, realistic, serious, enigmatic, bleak, meditative, melancholic, reflective, gloomy, cerebral, compassionate, talky, emotional, disturbing, breathtaking, road movie, stylized, depressing, dramatic, harsh, ironic, absurd
Plot: down on your luck, workplace, loneliness, unemployment, solitude, existentialism, character study, isolation, greed, life & death, dishonesty, countryside, french, transformation, life, tragedy, hotel, catastrophe, runaway, family problems, oil, dysfunctional family, environment, humanity, parenthood, fantasy world, life philosophy, life is a bitch, mentor, betrayal, guilt, crumbling marriage, storytelling, culture clash, beautiful scenery, psychology, redemption, crime gone awry, couple relations, identity, money, pornography, crimes, capitalism, dialogue, working class, self discovery, classic car, complex characters, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, switzerland, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   51%
 
 6.3
 39K
Somewhere
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Italy, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Style: stylized, serious, melancholic, reflective, meditative, bleak, touching, realistic, enigmatic, art house, road movie, talky, witty, harsh, cerebral, emotional, surreal, depressing, bad ending, psychological, interesting, sad, philosophical, ambiguous ending, breathtaking, intellectual
Plot: father daughter relationship, loneliness, actor's life, rock, existentialism, relationships, solitude, depression, character study, luxury hotel, introspection, hotel, life, drinking, hollywood, life philosophy, parents and children, life & death, storytelling, dialogue, art, celebrity culture, redemption, single father, pornography, vengeance, artists and showbiz, mentor, runaway, mental illness, catastrophe, unfulfillment, death, isolation, obsession, parent child relationship, estranged father, actor, family relations, honest, brutality, adolescence, first contact, philosophy, dysfunctional family, childhood, drugs, revenge, writers, womanizer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, tokyo, europe, milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   60%
 
 7.9
 6K
The Promise
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Tunisia
Duration: 90 min.
Style: emotional, serious, bleak, reflective, melancholic, tense, realistic, enigmatic, sincere, harsh, touching, talky, atmospheric, meditative, dark humor, ironic, cerebral, surreal, artsy, stylized, lyrical, dramatic, art house
Plot: immigrants, coming of age, realism, father son relationship, dysfunctional family, brothers, crime gone awry, innocence lost, redemption, working class, troubled teen, parent child relationship, parents and children, life & death, coming-of-age, childhood, catastrophe, environment, brutality, pornography, culture clash, storytelling, youth, gangsters, gunfight, guilt, prostitution, loneliness, greed, writers, family problems, runaway, existentialism, morality, art, dialogue, relationships, father-son relationship, family relations, solitude, life philosophy, mentor, adolescence, hospital, death, adoption, babies and infants, transformation, dealing with death, finnish
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, europe, antwerp, usa, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   46%
 
 8.0
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Rain Man
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, sentimental, feel good, dramatic, serious, road movie, heartbreaking, interesting, reflective, intense, captivating, earnest, uplifting, cerebral, clever, inspirational, compassionate, sad, sincere
Plot: autism, redemption, on the road, mentally challenged, disability, road trip, greed, brothers, mentor, mental illness, storytelling, character study, manipulation, psychology, mathematics, honest, unlikely friendships, friendship, depression, destiny, classic car, genius, life philosophy, loneliness, tragedy, justice, catastrophe, relationships, yuppie, dialogue, siblings relations, childhood, runaway, transformation, life, car dealer, convertible, travel, culture clash, courage, corruption, survival, psychiatry, business, life & death, egocentrism, psychiatrist, hopes, misfit, family relations
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, california, los angeles, missouri, usa, texas, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   45%
 
 7.4
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The Dead
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, USA, West Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Style: serious, enigmatic, cerebral, realistic, melancholic, meditative, reflective, psychological, sentimental, atmospheric, talky, breathtaking, sincere, stylized, touching, bleak, surreal, light, gloomy, macabre, scenic, philosophical
Plot: self discovery, existentialism, irish, gunfight, storytelling, love triangle, death, loneliness, beautiful scenery, adaptation, childhood, dinner party, art, life philosophy, dialogue, transformation, literature, dishonesty, poetry, secrets, culture clash, memory, character study, hopes, catastrophe, artist, mentor, fight scenes, drinking, love and romance, multiple storylines, writers, period piece, runaway, betrayal, crime gone awry, desert, love, music, life & death, british, couples, family problems, friends, introspection, haunted by the past, couple relations, politics, friendship, family in crisis
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   50%
 
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Morvern Callar
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Style: enigmatic, art house, serious, gloomy, melancholic, stylized, meditative, realistic, surreal, reflective, artsy, atmospheric, psychological, bleak, sincere, road movie, disturbing, talky, breathtaking, touching, erotic, cerebral, harsh, sexual, psychedelic, intellectual, sexy, ironic, absurd, macabre
Plot: couple relations, on the road, suicide, friendship, loneliness, self discovery, existentialism, life & death, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, art, dialogue, catastrophe, goth, surrealism, adolescence, hotel, couples, writers, solitude, obsession, storytelling, police investigation, guilt, poetry, runaway, character study, relationships, sexualized violence, drugs, adaptation, life philosophy, culture clash, sex, twentysomething life, stylish, death, vengeance, irreverent, road trip, mentor, life, classic car, friends, moral ambiguity, greed, cleavage, breasts, male nudity, girl in panties
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, scotland, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   62%
 
The Last Picture Show
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: realistic, reflective, serious, sentimental, bleak, melancholic, talky, sexual, captivating, dramatic, earnest, enigmatic, cynical, atmospheric, depressing, meditative, stylized, lyrical, sincere, harsh, compassionate, touching, interesting
Plot: innocence lost, small town, coming of age, friendship, loneliness, mentor, adolescence, character study, sexuality, high school, coming-of-age, depression, runaway, nudity (topless - notable), drinking, relationships, childhood, introspection, unlikely friendships, teenager, honest, self discovery, graduation, gunfight, virginity, culture clash, high school graduation, elopement, rebellion, teenagers, death, crime gone awry, storytelling, tragedy, pornography, new love, period piece, violent, life philosophy, life, morality, americana, radio, dialogue, hopes, child molester, love and romance, youth, couples, friends
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: texas, usa, california, mexico, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
Central Station
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 113 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, road movie, compassionate, bleak, serious, sentimental, heartbreaking, melancholic, reflective, earnest, gloomy, harsh, dramatic, sad, breathtaking, captivating, talky, uplifting, meditative, enigmatic, cerebral, interesting
Plot: friendship, teacher, self discovery, on the road, loneliness, road trip, obsessive quest, unlikely friendships, childhood, redemption, destiny, storytelling, poverty, life & death, mentor, solitude, human nature, tragedy, runaway, adoption, love, life, existentialism, life philosophy, relationships, honest, idealism, character study, beautiful scenery, letter, depression, transformation, culture clash, long lost relative, realism, brazilian, missing father, alcoholic, philosophy, homeless, courage, adolescence, religion, jesus, wilderness, hopes, friends, human spirit, parents and children, coming of age
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
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System:   51%
    User:   46%
 
 8.0
 14K
The Night
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 122 min.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, meditative, enigmatic, reflective, melancholic, serious, gloomy, talky, art house, cerebral, sexual, realistic, breathtaking, bleak, intellectual, harsh, clever, ironic, erotic, surreal, tense, light, lyrical, emotional, sincere, psychological, sexy
Plot: hospital, infidelity, marriage, relationships, crumbling marriage, existentialism, loneliness, party, human nature, life philosophy, nightclub, runaway, introspection, life & death, art, one day, couple relations, character study, catastrophe, friendship, storytelling, culture clash, obsession, love, death, mentor, complex characters, drinking, crime gone awry, adultery, dialogue, poetry, parents and children, hotel, isolation, transformation, surrealism, classic car, creativity, dysfunctional family, multiple storylines, wine, writers, midlife crisis, love and romance, terminal illness, unfulfillment, socialite, husband wife relationship, couples
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, usa, italy, tokyo, los angeles, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   56%
 
Bodies, Rest & Motion
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, intellectual, touching, melancholic, talky, meditative, cerebral, harsh, philosophical, surreal, enigmatic, stylized, bleak, entertaining, intense, depressing
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, relationships, loneliness, love, dialogue, life philosophy, redemption, human nature, multiple storylines, friends, desert, romance, introspection, existentialism, life, salesman, highway, road trip, sex, self discovery, drinking, twists & turns, friendship, solitude, catastrophe, writers, gypsy accent, mentor, nudity (topless - notable), character study, looking for love, destiny, philosophy, gangsters, singleness, life & death, dialogue driven, pornography, storytelling, fantasy world, depression, brutality, greed, small town, culture clash, adolescence vs adulthood, nudity (full frontal - brief), justice, vengeance, death in the family
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa, california, tucson arizona, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 

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 7.2
 12K
The Apostle
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, touching, psychological, dramatic, biblical, cerebral, interesting, melancholic, road movie, intense, harsh, enigmatic, earnest, bleak, intellectual, atmospheric, light, witty, reflective, stylized, entertaining, clever
Plot: christianity, redemption, small town, country, religion, god, character study, jesus, religions or cults, christian, drinking, greed, dialogue, dishonesty, crime gone awry, forgiveness, minister, preacher, jealousy, coma, corruption, storytelling, loneliness, apostle, radio station, hopes, life philosophy, solitude, obsession, humanity, honest, catastrophe, betrayal, mentor, stereotypes, culture clash, demons, complex characters, society, writers, violent, existentialism, radio, social relations, atheism, gangsters, life & death, runaway, good versus evil, transformation
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: texas, louisiana, usa, california
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System:   50%
    User:   55%
 
 7.2
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Wonderland
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Style: talky, realistic, bleak, serious, gloomy, melancholic, reflective, sincere, touching, harsh, stylized, clever, depressing, dramatic, enigmatic, meditative, ironic, cynical, psychological, lyrical, emotional, heartbreaking, cerebral, dark humor
Plot: working class, loneliness, city life, relationships, dysfunctional family, family bonds, family life, depression, solitude, sisters, parents and children, redemption, waitress, culture clash, weekend, personal ad, sibling relationship, urban, family, life, multiple storylines, british, adoption, life is a bitch, character study, parenthood, catastrophe, storytelling, life philosophy, music, honest, dialogue, drinking, existentialism, brothers, family drama, society, brutality, crime gone awry, secrets, mentor, pornography, runaway, couples, adaptation, eccentricity, family relations, homeless, isolation, addiction
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe, los angeles
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