Movies that are like Pennies from Heaven

If you like "Pennies from Heaven" you are probably looking for surreal, dark humor, serious and stylized movies of Drama, Musical and Romance genre about / that have / with innocence lost, dance, music, couple relations, dancing, down on your luck and bank themes shot in USA.
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Pennies from Heaven
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: surreal, dark humor, serious, stylized, lyrical, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, melancholic, harsh, breathtaking, dark, bleak, satirical, sentimental, cynical, touching, colourful, dramatic, sexual, light, talky, absurd, disturbing, suspense, macabre, interesting
Plot: innocence lost, dance, music, couple relations, dancing, down on your luck, bank, creativity, showbiz, hip hop, nudity (topless - notable), song, marriage, teacher, store, adultery, runaway, love and romance, fantasy world, prostitution, rock and roll, greed, depression, british, homeless, happy ending, dreams, catastrophe, couples, loneliness, culture clash, art, obsession, adaptation, murder, infidelity, destructive relationship, dialogue, brutality, moral ambiguity, irreverent, storytelling, dysfunctional family, lone hero, rich and poor, gunfight, mentor, artist, police investigation, pornography, betrayal, fighting the system, unfulfilled love, artists and showbiz, friends, society, unfulfillment, scene based on painting, generation gap, unhappy marriage, sheet music, fetish, traveling salesman, unrequited love, bad luck, tragedy, execution, selfishness, surrealism, extramarital affair, dancer, wealth, lipstick, child abuse, prostitute, singing, singer, great depression, bar, friendship, husband wife relationship, pimp, real world, vengeance, twists & turns, imagination, honest, gangsters, crime gone awry
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: usa, england, chicago illinois
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Dancer in the Dark
Crime, Drama, Musical
Denmark, Spain, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, USA, UK, France, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Norway
140 min.
 8.0
All That Jazz
Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
USA
123 min.
 7.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, melancholic, stylized and talky films with plots including catastrophe, storytelling, dialogue, brutality, couples, mentor and culture clash themes mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Pennies from Heaven: One from the Heart (1981), My Life in Idlewild (2006), Dancer in the Dark (2000), The Day of the Locust (1975), All That Jazz (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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One from the Heart
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: melancholic, atmospheric, semi serious, futuristic, stylized, colourful, sentimental, realistic, light, lyrical, surreal, romantic, enigmatic, art house, harsh, sexy, non-linear, talky, ironic, absurd, breathtaking, erotic, cynical, cerebral
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, self discovery, couple relations, music, nudity (topless - notable), love story, art, love affair, circus performer, stylish, pornography, love triangle, creativity, memory, fall in love, fantasy world, dance, catastrophe, storytelling, mentor, relationships, loneliness, surrealism, dialogue, love and romance, gangsters, dancing, brutality, couples, poetry, vengeance, workplace, runaway, artist, existentialism, starting over, mission from god, lone hero, dysfunctional family, culture clash, greed, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief), looking for love, dreams, sexualized violence, adaptation, solitude, apocalypse, working class
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   77%
 
My Life in Idlewild
Genre: Crime, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, melancholic, surreal, psychological, clever, entertaining, harsh, bad ending, enigmatic, talky, interesting, absurd, twist ending, erotic, suspense
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, jazz, music, crime, dancing, creativity, nightclub, storytelling, love affair, dance, destiny, ambition, period piece, talking to the dead, song and dance, mortician, piano lesson, mentor, violence, sexualized violence, rock and roll, crimes, brutality, splatter, artists and showbiz, dialogue, twists & turns, betrayal, prohibition, justice, friends, catastrophe, segregation, gangster, writers, runaway, buddies, dreams, fantasy world, drug abuse, adaptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), music business, musician's life, art, corruption, plot twist, vengeance, culture clash
Time: 1930s, 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   75%
 
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Dancer in the Dark
Genre: Crime, Drama, Musical
Country: Denmark, Spain, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, USA, UK, France, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Norway
Duration: 140 min.
Style: emotional, surreal, bleak, disturbing, stylized, heartbreaking, dark, serious, melancholic, touching, sad, harsh, gloomy, enigmatic, realistic, art house, intense, dramatic, depressing, psychological, breathtaking, colourful, talky, interesting, dark humor, lyrical, cerebral, offbeat, artsy, atmospheric, reflective, absurd
Plot: small town, tragedy, dance, music, tragic hero, blindness, loneliness, destiny, storytelling, death penalty, depression, immigrants, dancing, human spirit, pornography, down on your luck, brutality, disability, factory worker, greed, sacrifice, visceral, love, culture clash, dreams, manipulation, dark fantasy, redemption, creativity, prison, secret, psychology, secrets, factory, dialogue, existentialism, twists & turns, mental illness, vengeance, blindness and impaired vision, police officer, debt, robbery, catastrophe, death, life is a bitch, human nature, friendship, murder, working class
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1964
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   73%
 
The Day of the Locust
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Style: surreal, cynical, stylized, atmospheric, clever, serious, disturbing, enigmatic, harsh, biting, bleak, melancholic, realistic, dark humor, dark, ironic, art house, talky, satirical, psychological, cerebral, depressing, non-linear, erotic, meditative, sexual, witty, reflective, absurd, tense, breathtaking, macabre, gothic, sexy
Plot: hollywood, parents and children, pornography, visceral, showbiz, nudity (topless - notable), eccentricity, mob, greed, writers, drugs, movie business, brutality, artists and showbiz, sexualized violence, art, surrealism, obsession, career woman, movie star, impotence, adaptation, existentialism, irreverent, complex characters, character study, dysfunctional family, insanity, gunfight, couples, depression, serial killer, catastrophe, drug addiction, fall in love, crime gone awry, paranoia, betrayal, actor's life, innocence lost, couple relations, infidelity, celebrity culture, love and romance, society, family relations, vandalism, accountant, starlet, casting couch
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   63%
 
 7.8
 22K
All That Jazz
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Style: surreal, stylized, semi serious, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, reflective, captivating, ironic, atmospheric, enigmatic, dramatic, talky, humorous, breathtaking, cerebral, mind bending, depressing, compassionate, touching, interesting, dark
Plot: music, jazz, broadway, dance, life & death, performer's life, death, dancing, creativity, downfall, storytelling, art, drinking, loneliness, obsession, rock and roll, drugs, introspection, artist, life, screening room, restroom, tap dancing, amphetamine, surgery, show business, divorce, rainstorm, hospital, depression, stand-up comedian, movie business, showbiz, runaway, insanity, addiction, solitude, mentor, childhood, culture clash, doctors, catastrophe, transformation, ambition, redemption, character study, relationships, brutality, dialogue, life philosophy
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   54%
 
 5.8
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Nine
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, realistic, sentimental, cerebral, sexy, melancholic, lyrical, surreal, dramatic, erotic, intense, bad ending, clever, emotional, talky
Plot: midlife crisis, music, dancing, broadway, memory, showbiz, dance, filmmaking, infidelity, hip hop, romance, sidewalk cafe, artists and showbiz, mentor, catastrophe, adaptation, dialogue, multiple storylines, storytelling, creativity, women, runaway, couples, redemption, brutality, femme fatale, justice, writers, first contact, existentialism, greed, stylish, self discovery, fantasy world, vengeance, gangsters, life philosophy, corruption, couple relations, dysfunctional family, stereotypes, guilt, childhood, nudity (full frontal - brief), pornography, rock and roll, family, dishonesty, fight scenes, splatter
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1965, 1920s
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   61%
 
 6.2
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Timecode
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: clever, serious, cerebral, talky, mind bending, realistic, non-linear, stylized, interesting, enigmatic, tense, intellectual, psychological, art house, artsy, surreal, bad ending, ironic, absurd, dramatic, reflective, melancholic, sexy, dark, intense, colourful, erotic, harsh, avant garde, satirical, breathtaking, philosophical, dark humor
Plot: betrayal, storytelling, manipulation, dialogue, infidelity, stylish, multiple storylines, creativity, couple relations, pornography, twists & turns, love triangle, existentialism, art, secrets, jealousy, nudity (topless - notable), voyeurism, murder, gangsters, sabotage, actress, sexuality, artists and showbiz, parallel universe, redemption, technology, hip hop, male nudity, dishonesty, greed, loneliness, surveillance, adaptation, catastrophe, sexualized violence, visceral, crime gone awry, love and romance, mentor, writers, plot twist, couples, actor's life, gays and lesbians, alcohol abuse, interlinked stories, showbiz, gender, life is a bitch
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   46%
 
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Everyone Says I Love You
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sexy, romantic, satirical, light, sentimental, clever, melancholic, sweet, talky, entertaining, witty, stylized, funny, reflective, surreal, interesting, dramatic, absurd
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, oldies, adultery, music, couple relations, dysfunctional family, dancing, dance, love and romance, dialogue, love, couples, tourist, christmas eve, redemption, mistaken identity, grandfather, infidelity, robbery, divorce, marriage proposal, restaurant, lover, new love, teaching the ways of the world, rock and roll, broadway, culture clash, catastrophe, fall in love, justice, life & death, mentor, adaptation, family, irreverent, family life, pornography, creativity, hospital, storytelling, family relations, brutality, multiple storylines, relationships, runaway, destiny, hip hop, bollywood, power relations
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: new york, europe, usa, venice, manhattan new york city, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   46%
 
New York, New York
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, melancholic, sentimental, atmospheric, road movie, bad ending, captivating, dark, talky, harsh, dramatic, intense, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing, clever, intellectual, romantic, interesting, compassionate
Plot: jazz, music, musician's life, happy ending, creativity, crumbling marriage, period piece, character study, pornography, dialogue, culture clash, justice, rising to stardom, runaway, relationships, storytelling, saxophonist, broadway, music business, falling in love, brutality, couple relations, gangsters, hotel, mentor, obsession, greed, twists & turns, visceral, depression, dysfunctional family, relationship vs career, violence, stylish, gangs, violent, catastrophe, showbiz, life philosophy, paranoia, family drama, redemption, love story, idealism, weapons, life & death, paranoid, adaptation, loneliness, fall in love
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   45%
 
 6.4
 4K
Funny Lady
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, funny, realistic, feel good, sexy, captivating, factual, touching, entertaining, romantic, melancholic, sweet, intense, dramatic, harsh, stylized, suspense
Plot: romance, fall in love, actor's life, broadway, music, nightclub, runaway, destiny, couple relations, female protagonist, singer, love story, pornography, artists and showbiz, stereotypes, women, dialogue, adaptation, mentor, brutality, catastrophe, relationships, dancing, dance, culture clash, fantasy world, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), happy ending, justice, love and romance, divorce, gay, family, sexualized violence, police investigation, storytelling, finnish, solitude, couples, chase, life philosophy, depression, human nature, obsession, first contact, shopping, redemption, marriage, unlikely friendships
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
 7.7
 4K
Lola
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Style: realistic, stylized, clever, serious, bleak, melancholic, tense, enigmatic, surreal, reflective, talky, sexual, romantic, breathtaking, heartbreaking, disturbing, witty, sexy, light, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy, meditative, erotic, colourful, intellectual, cerebral, satirical, absurd, harsh, depressing, macabre, cynical, psychological, sad
Plot: prostitution, performer's life, relationships, obsession, greed, loneliness, idealism, runaway, german, marriage, tragedy, love, fascism, character study, small town, political, nudity (topless - notable), redemption, culture clash, province, brothel, corruption, couple relations, capitalism, manipulation, hospital, mentor, depression, death, memory, wartime, existentialism, storytelling, love affair, adultery, catastrophe, classic car, surrealism, brutality, showbiz, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, hopes, society, couples, forced to strip, fall in love, femme fatale, moral dilemma
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: germany, europe, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   46%
 
 6.5
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Purple Rain
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: serious, sentimental, exciting, realistic, captivating, enigmatic, talky, dramatic, intense, sexy, melancholic, stylized, satirical, reflective, light, harsh, lyrical, entertaining
Plot: music, rock and roll, musician's life, rock, dancing, hip hop, performer's life, rising to stardom, music business, suicide attempt, aspiring singer, motorcycle, dialogue, mentor, pop star, creativity, couple relations, ambition, culture clash, redemption, dance, dysfunctional family, runaway, fantasy world, catastrophe, violence, artist, love and romance, rivalry, brutality, sexualized violence, violent, storytelling, family, gangsters, childhood, adaptation, family drama, writers, twists & turns, classic car, couples, dreams, lone hero, vengeance, weed, nudity (full frontal - brief), coming of age, love triangle, artists and showbiz
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
The Singing Detective
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Musical, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: psychological, surreal, stylized, semi serious, offbeat, clever, dark, realistic, cerebral, atmospheric, intense, enigmatic, melancholic, harsh, disturbing, talky, absurd, interesting, dark humor, macabre, light
Plot: bus, oldies, murder, psychology, desert, storytelling, rock, amateur detective, dark fantasy, dialogue, hospital, creativity, betrayal, writers, psychiatrist, mystery, adultery, fantasy world, stylish, writer's life, murder mystery, demons, doctors, brutality, adaptation, pornography, noir, mentor, paranoia, dysfunctional family, catastrophe, sexualized violence, artists and showbiz, greed, childhood, death, parallel universe, weapons, violence, surrealism, culture clash, music, crimes, vengeance, art, guilt, paranoid, dishonesty, twists & turns, justice
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   58%
 
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Cabaret
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: stylized, serious, dramatic, lyrical, captivating, realistic, sentimental, talky, atmospheric, biting, melancholic, reflective, breathtaking, witty, bleak, harsh, satirical, colourful, pre war, interesting, entertaining, dark
Plot: nazi, jewish, political unrest, fascism, nazis, cabaret, music, performer's life, broadway, cross dressing, jews, opposites attract, transvestism, nightclub, dance, politics, dancing, culture clash, infidelity, runaway, german, fireplace, gramophone, entertainer, love triangle, catastrophe, nightlife, bisexuality, brutality, prejudice, mentor, dialogue, adaptation, irreverent, loneliness, storytelling, idealism, character study, depression, relationships, visceral, art, drinking, bisexual man, decadence, closeted homosexual, gay, nazism, social decay, artists and showbiz
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: germany, europe, new york, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   43%
 
Across the Universe
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 133 min.
Style: stylized, surreal, offbeat, lyrical, serious, psychedelic, realistic, captivating, colourful, atmospheric, emotional, melancholic, heartbreaking, artsy, clever, reflective, intense, dramatic, bad ending, breathtaking, light, romantic, harsh, inspirational, road movie
Audience: date night
Plot: music, idealism, romance, anti war, young lovers, rock, drugs/alcohol, rebellion, rock and roll, love story, vietnam war, rebelliousness, sexualized violence, creativity, protest, couple relations, destiny, cultural difference, police arrest, riot, university, storytelling, catastrophe, political unrest, dialogue, culture clash, revolution, artist, americana, stereotypes, love, life philosophy, runaway, justice, dancing, dance, pornography, adaptation, loneliness, mentor, art, bollywood, beautiful scenery, parallel universe, transformation, nudity (topless - notable), tragedy, natural disaster, relationships, fantasy world
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, seaport, liverpool, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   57%
 
The Last Tycoon
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Style: serious, gloomy, stylized, realistic, romantic, enigmatic, talky, melancholic, reflective, surreal, clever, suspense, interesting, harsh, entertaining, earnest, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, hollywood, actor's life, obsession, love story, adaptation, pornography, rise and fall, loneliness, writers, nudity (topless - notable), period piece, rise to the top, drinking, storytelling, dialogue, manipulation, depression, catastrophe, mentor, death, culture clash, couple relations, betrayal, fantasy world, dysfunctional family, dreams, multiple storylines, wine, runaway, murder mystery, love, infidelity, corruption, classic car, life philosophy, love affair, redemption, brutality, destiny, social differences, adultery, filmmaking, paranoid, interracial romance, police investigation, alter ego, celebrity culture, vengeance, life & death
Time: 20s, 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
 6.6
 79K
Anna Karenina
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Style: stylized, emotional, serious, atmospheric, gloomy, realistic, colourful, breathtaking, captivating, romantic, light, dramatic, melancholic, surreal, talky, absurd, clever, reflective, sentimental, ironic, heartbreaking, sexy, cerebral, enigmatic, erotic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, couple relations, infidelity, period piece, adaptation, destructive relationship, literature, adultery, high society, love story, obsession, love affair, love, tragic love, betrayal, death, fantasy world, russian, love triangle, book, beautiful scenery, marriage, art, storytelling, catastrophe, unfulfilled love, dialogue, mentor, vengeance, creativity, fall in love, culture clash, destiny, pornography, love and romance, runaway, relationships, tragedy, prejudice, stylish, unfulfillment, idealism, couples, distopia, guilt, brutality, secrets, moral ambiguity, greed, loneliness
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1930s, 1870s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   41%
 
The Fantasticks
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, lyrical, feel good, realistic, light, melancholic, romantic, stylized, surreal, clever, talky, sweet, fairy tale, sexy, enigmatic, harsh, witty, road movie
Audience: teens
Plot: broadway, love and romance, small town, music, dancing, adaptation, romance, coming of age, bollywood, couples, magic, social relations, creativity, family, dialogue, fantasy world, childhood, imagination, innocence lost, culture clash, nudity (full frontal - brief), catastrophe, mentor, couple relations, life & death, dysfunctional family, rock and roll, adolescence, kidnapping, destiny, family drama, corruption, brutality, classic car, justice, storytelling, spelling bee, small town life, rape, redemption, hip hop, judaism, runaway, poetry, transformation, first contact, lone hero, idealism, dance, greed
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   53%
 
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811
 7.9
 43K
Days of Heaven
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, meditative, breathtaking, serious, melancholic, scenic, enigmatic, reflective, art house, lyrical, cerebral, talky, bleak, gloomy, realistic, philosophical, interesting, colourful, light, surreal, intense, harsh, psychological, dramatic, emotional, dark
Plot: farm, love triangle, loneliness, couple relations, storytelling, impossible love, dialogue, existentialism, greed, tragedy, field, harvest, runaway, beautiful scenery, rich and poor, countryside, character study, childhood, betrayal, life & death, visceral, romance, moral ambiguity, catastrophe, poetry, jealous husband, class differences, poverty, farmer, marriage, art, adultery, culture clash, period piece, solitude, crime gone awry, secrets, imagination, wife husband relationship, love, love and romance, assassination, death, dreams, obsession, relationships, society, couples, power relations, boss and employee
Time: 1910s, 20th century, turn of the century
Place: usa, texas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
 7.7
 8K
Faces
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, bleak, biting, stylized, enigmatic, realistic, harsh, cynical, sincere, melancholic, cerebral, art house, meditative, tense, atmospheric, reflective, ironic, satirical, witty, dark humor, sexy, humorous, sexual, disturbing, intense, surreal, psychological, interesting, intellectual
Plot: suburbs, betrayal, prostitute, dysfunctional family, crumbling marriage, character study, crime gone awry, loneliness, human nature, art, suicide attempt, adultery, love, divorce, obsession, dialogue, runaway, marriage crisis, introspection, pornography, relationships, greed, distopia, self discovery, catastrophe, male nudity, existentialism, sexual abuse, culture clash, drinking, infidelity, sexualized violence, brutality, hotel, couple relations, addiction, mentor, eccentricity, storytelling, depression, paranoid, adaptation, writers, visceral, writer's life, parents and children, dialogue driven, suburban life, unfulfillment, couples
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
Absolute Beginners
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Style: witty, serious, sentimental, realistic, light, stylized, idiotic, melancholic, colourful, awful, satirical, clever, harsh, bad ending, enigmatic, surreal
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: jazz, music, rock and roll, musician's life, dance, performer's life, rock, fashion, rise to the top, dialogue, photographer, happy ending, fashion model, rich and poor, romance, pornography, nudity (topless - notable), dancing, dysfunctional family, fantasy world, cult, celebrity culture, lone hero, british, catastrophe, adaptation, writers, family, stylish, broadway, period piece, life philosophy, relationship vs career, mentor, redemption, nerds, creativity, ambition, chase, runaway, race, transformation, corruption, storytelling, relationships, classic car, depression, memory, vengeance, brutality
Time: 20th century, 80s, 50s, 1950s, 1930s, year 1958
Place: london, europe, mount everest, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
Paint Your Wagon
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, clever, talky, light, melancholic, lyrical, scenic, earnest, harsh, surreal, stylized, factual, sentimental, intense, dramatic, road movie
Plot: adventurer, music, mining, old west, broadway, americana, single father, ambition, friendship, prospector, catastrophe, escapades, dancing, prostitute, buddies, adventure, dialogue, loneliness, culture clash, destiny, dance, wilderness, natural disaster, mentor, creativity, justice, adaptation, couple relations, love triangle, brutality, greed, family, fantasy world, lone hero, runaway, transformation, kidnapping, first contact, gambling, chase, happy ending, storytelling, childhood, brothers, vengeance, redemption, hijacking, life philosophy, corruption, pornography
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa, australia, michigan, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   35%
 
 7.0
 44K
Rent
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Style: emotional, semi serious, sentimental, captivating, realistic, lyrical, sad, stylized, dramatic, light, melancholic, touching, heartbreaking, epic, romantic, idiotic, colourful, inspirational
Plot: aids, drug abuse, gay, addiction, broadway, gays and lesbians, rock, rock and roll, music, dancing, love, relationships, friendship, transvestism, hiv positive, african american, missing person, dance, cross dressing, dialogue, adaptation, hiv, sex, love story, life philosophy, catastrophe, hip hop, destiny, happy ending, artists and showbiz, drug addiction, mentor, gender, storytelling, homeless, multiple storylines, artist, life is a bitch, culture clash, redemption, transformation, justice, creativity, family, betrayal, unlikely friendships, friends, art, death, drugs
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1990, year 1989, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, new mexico, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
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10420
 7.8
 20K
Nashville
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 160 min.
Style: talky, clever, biting, serious, satirical, tense, realistic, enigmatic, bleak, cynical, lyrical, reflective, melancholic, compassionate, witty, stylized, atmospheric, dark humor, intellectual, harsh, absurd, surreal, cerebral, interesting, ironic, humorous, dramatic, light
Plot: music, politics, country, political, musician's life, dialogue, character study, campaign, multiple storylines, culture clash, storytelling, americana, crime gone awry, candidate, loneliness, obsession, greed, drinking, assassination, runaway, visceral, irreverent, honest, media, catastrophe, sarcasm, relationships, manipulation, alternate universe, corruption, brutality, society, life philosophy, artists and showbiz, couple relations, media satire, showbiz, social decay, ambition, dishonesty, hopes, state affairs, couples, rally, lifestyle, gospel music, car racing, deafness, financial problem, striptease
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tennessee, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
 7.6
 241K
Moulin Rouge!
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: stylized, offbeat, sentimental, twists and turns, semi serious, colourful, lyrical, sexy, surreal, realistic, romantic, captivating, clever, breathtaking, light, fairy tale, dramatic, emotional, melancholic, interesting, atmospheric, intense, talky, heartbreaking, sweet, absurd
Audience: date night
Plot: music, romance, postmodernism, love story, love, fall in love, nightclub, performer's life, terminal illness, dancing, sexualized violence, storytelling, social differences, dance, creativity, tragedy, destiny, dialogue, tragic love, bollywood, beautiful scenery, cancan dance, absinthe, bohemian, duke, writer's block, dance hall, catastrophe, showbiz, fairy, art, period piece, culture clash, twists & turns, happy ending, fantasy world, betrayal, stylish, mentor, rock and roll, sacrifice, broadway, family, imagination, adaptation, artists and showbiz, love and romance, society, jealousy, unfulfillment
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1890s, 1900s
Place: europe, india, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
 6.8
 7K
Ironweed
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, touching, sincere, realistic, dramatic, bleak, dark, intense, melancholic, depressing, heartbreaking, surreal, reflective, talky, stylized, sentimental, road movie, harsh, compassionate, psychological, cerebral, enigmatic
Plot: redemption, homeless, buddies, eccentricity, social misfits, depression, insanity, dreams, transformation, storytelling, couple relations, betrayal, brutality, adaptation, mental illness, mentor, life philosophy, dialogue, catastrophe, character study, parents and children, radio, sexualized violence, guilt, loneliness, cancer, poverty, gangsters, rich and poor, demons, multiple storylines, destiny, culture clash, writers, poetry, period piece, fantasy world, alcohol abuse, honest, dysfunctional family, down on your luck, greed, tragedy, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), artist, hopes, society, life is a bitch, best friends
Time: 1900s, 1930s, 20th century, 1910s, 30s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
 7.2
 5K
Gypsy
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Style: captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, lyrical, stylized, dramatic, sentimental, entertaining, light, sexy, intense, touching, melancholic, earnest, clever, sweet, interesting, witty, emotional, road movie
Plot: broadway, couple relations, dancing, mother daughter relationship, dance, parents and children, adaptation, showbiz, family, redemption, childhood, mentor, burlesque, happy ending, alter ego, music, love and romance, transformation, moral ambiguity, justice, catastrophe, runaway, dialogue, greed, couples, coming of age, family relations, interracial romance, segregation, pornography, unlikely friendships, corruption, prejudice, gangsters, culture clash, honest, storytelling, artists and showbiz, destiny, stereotypes, dysfunctional family, creativity, nudity (topless - notable), vengeance, manipulation, revenge, rise to the top, fight scenes, fantasy world, police investigation
Time: 20s, 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 
 6.5
 61K
Dreamgirls
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, sentimental, realistic, dramatic, talky, melancholic, lyrical, entertaining, stylized, colourful, earnest, light, harsh, inspirational
Plot: musician's life, dancing, music business, rags to riches, music, drugs/alcohol, broadway, performer's life, hip hop, desire for fame, rock and roll, race issues, singer, segregation, rising to stardom, manager, adultery, extramarital affair, show business, singing, dreams, black people, single, drug addiction, alcoholic, music band, happy ending, mentor, dance, storytelling, destiny, redemption, dialogue, bollywood, culture clash, adaptation, creativity, showbiz, catastrophe, family, stereotypes, ambition, period piece, relationships, runaway, couples, brutality, jazz, artists and showbiz, honest
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: detroit, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 

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Sweet Charity
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Style: stylized, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching, talky, melancholic, light, dramatic, sexy, entertaining, intense, breathtaking, sentimental, road movie
Audience: date night
Plot: dance, dancing, dancer's life, music, broadway, romance, opposites attract, looking for love, optimism, dancehall girl, tragic love, charity, broken engagement, celebrity, prostitution, based on movie, mentor, catastrophe, happy ending, artists and showbiz, adaptation, dreams, childhood, hopes, culture clash, love, transformation, hip hop, pornography, sacrifice, destiny, storytelling, censorship, brutality, love and romance, finnish, depression, love story, lone hero, dialogue, redemption, idealism, art, runaway, fantasy world, couples, honest, greed, nudity (full frontal - brief), family
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
The Great Gatsby
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Style: stylized, serious, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, enigmatic, captivating, sentimental, reflective, harsh, sexy, surreal, interesting, earnest, light, dramatic, talky, intense, romantic, atmospheric, suspense
Plot: romance, obsession, book, love affair, literature, adaptation, period piece, social differences, betrayal, wealth, millionaire, greed, storytelling, dialogue, love and romance, mentor, catastrophe, unfulfillment, distopia, jazz, writers, island, loneliness, love story, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, complex characters, brutality, love triangle, couple relations, gangsters, childhood, culture clash, destiny, justice, solitude, family, idealism, secrets, dreams, life philosophy, insanity, fantasy world, honest, beautiful scenery, transformation, first contact, corruption, pornography
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, post world war one
Place: new york, usa, long island, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
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