Movies like Pearls of the Deep

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Pearls of the Deep (1965)
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Pearls of the Deep (1965)
Original name: Perličky na dně
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A manifesto of sorts for the Czech New Wave, this five-part anthology shows off the breadth of expression and the versatility of the movement’s directors. Based on stories by the legendary writer Bohumil Hrabal, the shorts range from the surreally chilling to the caustically observant to the casually romantic, but all have a cutting, wily view of the world.
Style: fairy tale, dark humor, avant garde
Plot: railway, avant-garde, new wave, death by suffocation, topless girl, death by hanging, hospital room, manipulative person, smoking in bed, 21 year old, cycling, cyclist, motorcycle race, old age, traffic accident, insurance, insurance agent, 18 year old, domineering mother, factory worker, anthology, plumber, manipulative woman, gypsy, omnibus ...

Most similar movies to Pearls of the Deep

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about teenager, barefoot male, teenage girl, bare breasts, female nudity, topless woman and sex mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Pearls of the Deep: Daisies (1966), Shortcuts (1981), Nurses Report (1972), The Private Lesson (1975), Snowdrops and Aces (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.4
 8K
Daisies (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two teenage girls, both named Marie, decide that since the world is spoiled they will be spoiled as well; accordingly they embark on a series of destructive pranks in which they consume and destroy the world about them. This freewheeling, madcap ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: farce, feminism, dumbwaiter, teenage girl, flapper, collage, phallic symbol, nihilism, best friends, prank, eroticism, new wave ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, prague, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Very Late Afternoon of a Faun (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bachelor named Faun with a Don Juan complex, seized with a hypochondriac's fear of the ineluctable approach of death, enters a race against time's passage. Faun's sexual love is imbued with the narcissistic vanity of a ...
Plot: fear of death, womanizer, old age, flirt, girl
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Shortcuts (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Francin, manager of a small-town brewery, has a charming wife whose abundant blonde locks are an adornment to the town. Maryska looks ethereal but loves meat and beer, while Francin is an ascetic. The strict members of the brewery board of directors ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, small town, prodigy, couple relations, parents and children, small town life, artists and showbiz, society, couples, family relations, rich and poor, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Nurses Report (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Reporters reveal intolerable conditions in Munich's St. Martin Hospital. The nurses are underpaid and overworked, and have sex with doctors and patients.
Plot: hospital, nurse, interview, journalist, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, female masturbation, bare breasts, pubic hair, lesbian sex, reporter, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Private Lesson (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alessandro has a thing or two to learn. Carroll Baker, in her role, is the perfect teacher.
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teacher student sex, sex, blackmail, female nudity, pubic hair, nipples visible through clothing, blow job, first sexual experience, teen sex comedy, sex scene, sex talk, cemetery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Snowdrops and Aces (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A quarter century after the release of the original film, this sequel brings us a drama about platonic love, life retrospective and memories. Former schoolmates meet again in the mountains and it turns out they have not changed much. Even though so ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: 17 year old, high school student, 16 year old, punishment, coming of age, brick, forest, guitar playing, vomiting, spin the bottle, rival, high school teacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Joachim, Put It in the Machine (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sincere provincial young man, Frantisek Koudelka leaves to work in Prague. For the trip he buys a computer made horoscope with biorhythms charts, marked according to his date of birth, there are trappy, precarious, unsuccessful and even critical ...
Plot: secret admirer, jealous man, man wearing glasses, coming of age, rival, wanted man, superstition, judo, castle, village, cowboy, car ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Hello, Sisters (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Denis spends a holiday at his friend's Marc home. Staying with the family for several days, even though the Chotards have other things in mind than sex, he will have nice encounters with the girl of the house, Marianne, a young maid, and more.
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: peeping, taking a bath, taking a shower, male in bathtub, male in shower, tennis, overhearing sex, playing footsie, french countryside, teen sex comedy, topless woman, taking off clothes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Rose Tinted Dreams (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An amiable picture about entering adulthood, great dreams, and the first - forbidden - love of a white postman, Jakub, and a pretty Gypsy girl, Jolanka. This is a poetic story, a mosaic of the playful world springing from the wild imagination of the ...
Plot: boat, alarm, pigeon, fishing, necklace, magic, postman, gun, marriage, bathtub, wedding, airplane ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 107
Straw Hat (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Slacker Maurice Fadinar wasted his whole inheritance and the only way out of this situation, as it seems, to marry Helen Nonankur - daughter of a wealthy farmer. At the last meeting with his mistress in a nearby forest Fadinar's horse eats ...
Plot: marriage for money, wedding, tied to a chair, gift, extramarital affair, farce, employer employee relationship, father daughter relationship, singer, foot chase, party, virginity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Life in the Fast Lane (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Black comedy about an obsessive street graffiti artist, who falls obsessively in love with a frustrated artist he meets. Unfortunately, rather than trying to meet with her in a conventional way, he decides to mail himself to her with the help of a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, surreal, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: ghost, death, artist, surrealism, goofy hero, church, singleness, romance, eccentric family, starting over, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Holidays by the Sea (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A comedy about funny adventures of the group of French people during the summer vacation.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, dark humor
Plot: beach, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, disorder, car, social class, social differences, resort, destiny, couples, ocean or sea, newspaper ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Marecek, Pass Me the Pen! (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This comedy is about one average family. The father works as master in the factory and his son is studying on high school. One day father must start to visit the evening school. It's the same school as his son visiting. The lives both students ...
Plot: school, catch phrase, nerd, parent child relationship, czech, boss, student, school teacher, rival, classroom, mistaken identity, old man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Landscape with Furniture (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of a music academy student Zdenek, who meets a charming girl, and without realizing also gets a son with her. Dealing with such a situation is not easy, especially when one day the child's mother disappears. Twenty year old Zdenek ...
Plot: taking off underwear, clothed female naked male, naked in public, male objectification, undressing, male nudity, waitress, foot chase, painter, chase, taking off clothes, barefoot male ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
How to Seduce Your Teacher (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: There's a new girl in school, Angela, the Headmaster's neice. Every male will try to seduce her, even her uncle. Meanwhile she will drive the philosophy's teacher mad and her best friend Irma will have a good time with the classmates. ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: student, teenage girl, teacher student relationship, high school, seduction, triangle, female objectification, classmate classmate relationship, prankster, looking through a keyhole, pretending to be someone else, talking bird ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Waiter, Scarper! (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It is the story of a man who had financial troubles. He was married several times and had to pay for several kids. He wanted to earn some extra money by playing in a cafe. But one drunken guest supposes he is a waiter and pays his bill to him. So ...
Plot: dual identity, book seller, wet clothes, male in bathtub, taking a bath, fake beard, class reunion, woman slaps man, seductive woman, pregnant woman, nipples visible through clothing, illegitimate child ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, central europe, prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Mean Spirit (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vincent Poirel dirige une multinationale du BTP. Il a tout obtenu dans la vie sauf un enfant. Sa société est retenue pour construire un stade olympique. Le projet original apporté par son architecte est en fait celui de Simon Variot, imaginé ...
Plot: adultery, husband wife relationship, doctor, baby, father son relationship, car accident, sex, prison, sketch artist, love, police, artist ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Brother for All the Money (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Honza and Zuzana are very young husband and wife. They have a little daughter of whom willingly occasionally take care the grandparents and Honza's fifteen-year-old brother Martin. Zuzana continues studying and Honza devotes all weekends as an ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, jealousy, race, race track, teenager, kidnapping, dancing, husband wife relationship, doctor, father son relationship, kiss, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Le dolci zie (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An anarchist grandfather has custody of his nephew Free, but three aunts, two of which still handsome, they get the help of a priest and the police. So take possession of the child and cover it with lust
Plot: looking through a keyhole, keyhole, pointing a gun at someone, posing nude, clothed female naked male, talking about masturbation, female voyeur, clothed male naked female, fetishism, erotic dream, sexual tension, older woman younger man relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Techniques of Love (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A pseudo-documentary story about what happens behind dance school walls.
Plot: dance lesson, topless woman, taking off clothes, caught having sex, bribe, barefoot male, male in shower, woman in underwear, taking a shower, camera shot of bare feet, nude swimming, overhearing sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
...aber Jonny! (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: prostitute, lover, love letter, exam, reading a book, letter, massage, taxi, fake identity, gay, taxi driver, woman with glasses ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
School Teacher Dances... with Her Class (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Girls' dance instructor Claudia Gambetti takes over the boy's gym class after gym teacher Martorelli breaks both his legs owing to one of his student's pranks. Soon both teachers and students are interested in learning more of ...
Plot: farce, teacher, female objectification, gramophone, disco, gym teacher, gym class, barefoot male, topless woman, taking off clothes, teacher student sex, looking at self in mirror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Capricious Summer (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Middle-aged Antonin and his friends, the major, now retired, and the canon, are in the river, swimming and philosophizing. Then it starts to rain. It just seems to be that sort of summer. Antonin runs the swimming bath with his portly wife ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: circus, adultery, wine, young woman, magic, military officer, tightrope, summer, rise and fall, resort, human nature, wife husband relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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How Poets Wait for a Miracle (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Story: This time the "poets" are waiting for a miracle. Stepán, Kendy and Karas remained friends even after 12 years. Their inexhaustible sense of humor and self-irony, now perhaps with a touch of skepticism, help them to cope with their chaotic ...
Plot: teenage boy, swimming pool, teacher, father son relationship, professor, doctor, nurse, teenager, wedding, restaurant, injection, loss of wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
How the World Is Losing Poets (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: keyhole, naked in public, man wearing glasses, looking through a keyhole, clothed male naked male, amateur theater, classmate classmate relationship, woman in bra, sexual attraction, male virgin, romantic rivalry, locked in ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Doctor...the Schoolgirl (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Claudia, a perky eighteen year-old girl, is crushed when her step mother prevents her from going on a vacation to London. She discovers her step mother is having an affair with a doctor and so, with the help of her friends, sets about getting her ...
Plot: evil stepmother, extramarital affair, revenge, schoolgirl, camera shot of bare feet, female bare feet, male bare feet, neighbor neighbor relationship, topless woman, taking off clothes, wedding ceremony, overprotective father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feeling So Sad (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A mother drops her son and husband off at a tropical vacation spot for a little rest and relaxation. The only problem is that the husband has been dead for quite some time, and his wife had him stuffed and carries him around with her. Complications ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: eccentric family, death of father, dysfunctional family, virgin, fish, boat, engagement, death of husband, goat, old man, immaturity, snoring ...
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Senior Trip (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of graduating students from a midwestern high school comes to New York City on a trip to celebrate the impending end of school. The students include: Roger Ellis, an ambitious teen aiming for success in big business; David, an aspiring rock ...
Plot: artist, horse, tourist, underage drinking
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Who's That Soldier? (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: wedding, soldier, boys and girls, paratrooper, military uniform, beret
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 14
Mamarazzi (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago, Violy Langit (Eugene Domingo), an owner of a small funeral parlor, learns that she is suffering from a medical condition that requires her to undergo a hysterectomy. All her life, she’s wanted to have children, and she realizes ...
Plot: wedding, gunshot wound, halloween costume, deaf mute, dracula, godfather, invention, korean, beauty pageant, rose, sailor, twins ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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