Movies that are like Permanent Midnight

If you like "Permanent Midnight" you are probably looking for dark humor, disturbing, gloomy and serious movies of Biography, Drama and Romance genre about / that have / with addiction, drug abuse, heroin, drug addiction, dysfunctional family, drinking and hollywood themes shot in USA.
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 6.3
 6K
Permanent Midnight
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, gloomy, serious, realistic, stylized, dramatic, biting, interesting, cynical, intense, psychological, harsh, melancholic, dark, tricky, depressing, factual, enigmatic, talky, cerebral, bleak, humorous
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, heroin, drug addiction, dysfunctional family, drinking, hollywood, writing, drugs/alcohol, writer's life, drugs, rehabilitation, writers, storytelling, redemption, rise and fall, crime gone awry, mentor, dialogue, adaptation, gangsters, life, brutality, adultery, sex, police, party, stylish, ambition, corruption, pornography, weed, artists and showbiz, paranoid, depression, life is a bitch, catastrophe, mental illness, greed, human nature, couple relations, alcohol, fantasy world, dark hero, hopes, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, eccentricity, creativity, character study, life & death, existentialism, unfulfillment, loneliness, couples, family problems, lifestyle, green card, black leather, medicine cabinet, self hatred, pain killer, sweating, talk radio, fast food restaurant, television studio, warrant, producer, junkie, drug rehabilitation, chinese food, speed, puppet, scam, literary agent, overdose, pills, expressionism, angst, loveless marriage, marriage of convenience, search, marijuana, geek, convertible, cocaine, immigration, childbirth, nazi, brother sister relationship, talent agent, drug addict, actress, fish, mirror, german, pregnancy, toilet, vomiting, death of mother
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey
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Blow
Biography, Crime, Drama
USA
124 min.
 7.6
Drugstore Cowboy
Crime, Drama
USA
102 min.
 7.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, melancholic, talky and intense films with plots including drinking, storytelling, redemption, dialogue, mentor, addiction and loneliness themes mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like Permanent Midnight: Auto Focus (2002), Lenny (1974), Pinero (2001), Hurlyburly (1998), The Anniversary Party (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.6
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Auto Focus
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: psychological, serious, gloomy, sexual, dark, disturbing, captivating, realistic, suspense, erotic, sexy, interesting, intense, bleak, melancholic, talky, enigmatic, stylized, harsh, brutal, depressing, factual
Plot: obsession, addiction, friendship, pornography, murder, infidelity, male nudity, drugs, hollywood, tv show, sex addict, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, sex, censorship, rise and fall, sexuality, corruption, relationships, voyeurism, life, drinking, psychology, brutality, violent, vengeance, human nature, violence, death, mentor, police investigation, loneliness, drug abuse, serial killer, sexualized violence, life & death, nudity (topless - notable), dark hero, redemption, gunfight, runaway, depression, revenge, hitman, showbiz, manipulation, crime, justice, character study, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1965, year 1964, 1960s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.6
 12K
Lenny
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: bleak, clever, psychological, serious, talky, melancholic, dramatic, gloomy, realistic, depressing, funny, captivating, stylized, cerebral, intense, reflective, interesting, dark, enigmatic, sincere, comic, breathtaking, atmospheric, rough, witty, tense, one man show
Plot: drug abuse, fighting the system, drugs, death, drug addiction, tragedy, performer's life, stripper, free speech, depression, storytelling, against the rules, rise and fall, character study, corruption, censorship, mentor, greed, drinking, political, foul language, runaway, rising to stardom, redemption, culture clash, politics, life, life & death, adaptation, psychology, honest, creativity, dialogue, addiction, crime gone awry, dark hero, loneliness, judaism, jewish, comedian, kiss, rebellion, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, stand-up comedian, tragic hero, crumbling marriage, couple relations, showbiz
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   77%
 
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 6.4
 1K
Pinero
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic, enigmatic, melancholic, dark, cerebral, reflective, breathtaking, bleak, talky, art house, factual, erotic, stylized, psychedelic, twist ending, intense, surreal, disturbing
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, drug addiction, drugs, creativity, poetry, drinking, prison, death, hip hop, social misfits, existentialism, writer's life, artist, storytelling, redemption, rise and fall, childhood, adaptation, transformation, rising to stardom, life, writers, sexualized violence, life & death, celebrity culture, art, unfulfillment, brutality, twists & turns, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, catastrophe, human nature, mentor, dialogue, couple relations, anti-hero, down on your luck, life philosophy, ambition, pornography, loneliness, society, multiple storylines, fight scenes, solitude, dysfunctional family, fantasy world, finnish
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, puerto rico, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   73%
 
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Style: witty, talky, clever, serious, captivating, realistic, intellectual, cynical, melancholic, interesting, depressing, cerebral, stylized, intense, enigmatic, atmospheric
Plot: hotel, prohibition, addiction, friendship, writing, poetry, drugs/alcohol, verbal byplay, writer's life, writers, relationships, rise and fall, drinking, unfulfillment, life philosophy, sarcasm, dialogue, depression, artists and showbiz, adaptation, mentor, artist, couple relations, unlikely friendships, nudity (topless - notable), eccentricity, theater, flashback, alcohol, loneliness, destructive relationship, catastrophe, gangsters, unfulfilled love, creativity, storytelling, greed, mental illness, multiple storylines, dysfunctional family, obsession, alcohol abuse, pornography, fantasy world, character study, celebrity culture, romance, love, ambition, lone hero
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 20th century, 1940s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   77%
 
 5.8
 9K
Hurlyburly
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: talky, clever, psychological, bleak, semi serious, realistic, captivating, cynical, intellectual, gloomy, suspenseful, biting, melancholic, stylized, harsh, philosophical, disturbing, satirical, dark, interesting
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, drugs, hollywood, sarcasm, marijuana, drugs/alcohol, friendship, dialogue driven, destiny, dialogue, loneliness, drug addiction, life is a bitch, redemption, gangsters, crime gone awry, multiple storylines, character study, writers, drinking, insanity, adaptation, writing, dysfunctional family, pornography, paranoia, brutality, life philosophy, buddies, greed, depression, moral ambiguity, love triangle, weed, violence, showbiz, relationships, storytelling, psychology, filmmaking, runaway, homeless, honest, unlikely friendships, friends, mentor, catastrophe, love and romance, life & death
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   52%
 
The Anniversary Party
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, cynical, biting, interesting, intellectual, cerebral, melancholic, dramatic, dark humor, bleak, harsh, witty, satirical, stylized, artsy, entertaining, intense, depressing
Plot: hollywood, infidelity, relationships, artists and showbiz, drugs, dishonesty, drinking, writers, dialogue, ecstasy, party, redemption, crime gone awry, character study, loneliness, love and romance, multiple storylines, life philosophy, depression, catastrophe, unfulfillment, nudity (topless - notable), youth, pornography, dysfunctional family, writing, gay, corruption, abortion, brutality, couples, drug addiction, sexualized violence, honest, storytelling, family problems, gangsters, existentialism, babies and infants, dialogue driven, gays and lesbians, greed, mental illness, mentor, crumbling marriage, couple relations, addiction, twists & turns, celebrity culture, male nudity
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   77%
 
 7.0
 7K
Jesus' Son
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, bleak, touching, surreal, meditative, lyrical, dark, reflective, harsh, humorous, non-linear, talky, thought provoking, road movie, depressing, stylized, cerebral, enigmatic, art house, compassionate, absurd, disturbing
Plot: drug abuse, redemption, addiction, heroin, drugs, drug addiction, hospital, drinking, on the road, apocalypse, realism, social misfits, rehabilitation, jesus, existentialism, life & death, depression, human nature, loneliness, crime gone awry, dialogue, storytelling, adaptation, road trip, character study, destructive relationship, brutality, weed, relationships, dysfunctional family, runaway, life philosophy, dark hero, multiple storylines, mentor, life, creativity, homeless, dreams, eccentricity, hopes, writers, mental illness, pornography, surrealism, catastrophe, misfit, society, couples, magic mushroom
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey, phoenix arizona, iowa, mexico, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   55%
 
Movie in collections
 6.9
 17K
Basquiat
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, cerebral, captivating, enigmatic, melancholic, artsy, atmospheric, intellectual, reflective, sexy, surreal, interesting, talky, art house, factual, meditative, inspirational, intense, harsh
Plot: drug abuse, drug addiction, artist, art, heroin, drugs, friendship, mentor, overdose, creativity, homeless, existentialism, urban, rise and fall, drinking, rising to stardom, alone in the world, self discovery, storytelling, life & death, loneliness, addiction, life philosophy, eccentricity, solitude, depression, ambition, philosophy, life, redemption, graffiti, sex, fantasy world, pornography, greed, writers, mental illness, corruption, catastrophe, artists and showbiz, human spirit, childhood, hip hop, nudity (topless - notable), transformation, runaway, introspection, destiny, sexualized violence, dreams
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   54%
 
Drugstore Cowboy
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: dark humor, realistic, serious, bleak, sincere, touching, talky, interesting, compassionate, atmospheric, gloomy, melancholic, road movie, depressing, harsh, thought provoking, reflective, cerebral, ironic, dark, stylized
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, heroin, redemption, friendship, drug addiction, hospital, going straight, overdose, drugs, on the road, violence, robbery, oldies, marijuana, drugs/alcohol, urban, drinking, crime gone awry, loneliness, weed, life philosophy, crime, eccentricity, life & death, dialogue, honest, visceral, mentor, depression, crimes, character study, violent, solitude, runaway, hopes, existentialism, paranoid, philosophy, junkie, hat, superstition, group therapy, motel, multiple storylines, misfit, unlikely friendships, storytelling, transformation, society
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   50%
 
 6.4
 20K
Factory Girl
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, witty, realistic, gloomy, artsy, enigmatic, intense, interesting, factual, clever, bad ending, melancholic, sentimental, reflective, psychological
Plot: addiction, artist, art, mental illness, drug abuse, drug addiction, dysfunctional family, singer, pornography, storytelling, musician's life, drugs, friendship, rise and fall, mentor, socialite, celebrity culture, innocence lost, creativity, death, relationships, life philosophy, actor's life, life, couples, drinking, destiny, depression, studio, infidelity, love, interview, artists and showbiz, runaway, writers, redemption, catastrophe, couple relations, rock and roll, sexual relations, dialogue, obsession, suicide, gallery, sex, alcohol, party, stereotypes, fight scenes, family
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s, year 1971, year 1964, year 1970
Place: new york, usa, california, new jersey, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, arc de triomphe paris, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   61%
 
 7.1
 26K
Sid and Nancy
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Style: disturbing, serious, gloomy, captivating, realistic, atmospheric, sexy, sexual, factual, dark humor, bleak, brutal, interesting, harsh, intense, talky, biting, melancholic, dark, stylized, ironic, depressing, bloody
Plot: punk, addiction, drug abuse, heroin, romance, cult, drug addiction, drugs, sex, drinking, death, murder, hotel, rock and roll, drugs/alcohol, rise and fall, male nudity, pornography, violent, destructive relationship, obsession, relationships, violence, brutality, rebellion, crimes, love story, love, runaway, stylish, sexualized violence, love and romance, honest, dialogue, irreverent, punk rock, bassist, insanity, couples, loneliness, adaptation, artists and showbiz, dark hero, life philosophy, gunfight, storytelling, hip hop, life is a bitch, catastrophe, prostitution
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, usa, london, new york, new jersey, britain, vietnam, manhattan new york city, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   100%
 
 6.3
 16K
Prozac Nation
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Style: psychological, disturbing, cynical, serious, clever, realistic, dramatic, depressing, emotional, melancholic, intense, stylized, bad ending, reflective, artsy
Plot: depression, coming of age, college, mental illness, addiction, dysfunctional family, drug abuse, writing, suicide attempt, drugs/alcohol, psychiatrist, guilt, university, adaptation, drinking, drugs, pornography, writer's life, suicide, psychology, therapy, book, introspection, obsession, mentor, life philosophy, sexualized violence, doctors and patients, drug addiction, parents and children, life, literature, storytelling, loneliness, brutality, catastrophe, runaway, existentialism, family in crisis, journalism, stereotypes, sarcasm, writers, young adult, betrayal, unfulfillment, adolescence, youth, multiple storylines, revenge
Time: 80s
Place: harvard university, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   49%
 
She's So Lovely
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: talky, serious, psychological, gloomy, realistic, biting, melancholic, harsh, stylized, intense, brutal, absurd, cerebral, dark humor, disturbing, bad ending, enigmatic, dark, humorous, road movie, bloody
Plot: obsession, mental illness, dysfunctional family, violence, mental institution, insanity, romance, suburbs, mentally unstable, relationships, love, drinking, crumbling marriage, brutality, dialogue, couple relations, gunfight, violent, pornography, destructive relationship, loneliness, redemption, infidelity, twists & turns, sexualized violence, multiple storylines, love story, love triangle, crazy, alcohol abuse, catastrophe, life is a bitch, pregnancy, family, love and romance, life philosophy, greed, storytelling, unfulfillment, mentor, adaptation, fantasy world, couples, stylish, family problems, runaway, human nature, depression, writers, introspection
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   47%
 
Movie in collections
 6.1
 2K
The Boost
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic, touching, depressing, disturbing, melancholic, bad ending, intense, harsh, interesting
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, drug addiction, drugs, downfall, vengeance, couple relations, mentor, greed, redemption, life philosophy, rags to riches, cyborgs, life, life & death, drinking, dystopic future, wine, couples, parallel universe, fight scenes, life is a bitch, dark hero, dreams, lone hero, loneliness, drug dealing, honest, happy ending, nudity (full frontal - brief), storytelling, male nudity, crime gone awry, crimes, brutality, catastrophe, dialogue, mental illness, transformation, revenge, money, first contact, anti-hero, business, violent, corruption, death, existentialism, fantasy world, heroin
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: los angeles, usa, california, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   58%
 
 7.3
 16K
Barfly
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic, touching, reflective, dark humor, cerebral, dark, stylized, harsh, depressing, enigmatic, bleak, intellectual, intense, philosophical
Plot: addiction, drinking, alcohol abuse, drugs/alcohol, mentally unstable, poet, existentialism, social misfits, romance, life, writers, loneliness, character study, depression, relationships, philosophy, writer's life, life philosophy, dialogue, human nature, mentor, homeless, dark hero, storytelling, writing, violent, redemption, life & death, honest, brutality, adaptation, drugs, paramedic, fight, bartender, prostitute, money, bar, artists and showbiz, eccentricity, solitude, life is a bitch, mental illness, creativity, crazy, multiple storylines, poetry, sarcasm, crime gone awry, love and romance
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   48%
 
 6.7
 17K
Shrink
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, gloomy, dark humor, sentimental, sincere, clever, touching, emotional, depressing, melancholic, talky, bleak, cynical, absurd, dramatic, reflective, ironic
Plot: depression, suicide, hollywood, psychiatrist, marijuana, death, drugs/alcohol, loneliness, weed, character study, hospital, human nature, drugs, sarcasm, dysfunctional family, addiction, introspection, writers, dialogue, doctors and patients, multiple storylines, drinking, eccentricity, obsession, celebrity culture, urban, honest, life philosophy, redemption, drug addiction, relationships, mentor, psychology, artists and showbiz, therapist, widower, drug dealer, alcohol, crime gone awry, suicide attempt, life is a bitch, existentialism, haunted by the past, runaway, guilt, nudity (topless - notable), power relations, pornography, catastrophe, life & death
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   49%
 
 6.1
 33K
Greenberg
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: talky, realistic, psychological, sincere, semi serious, melancholic, gloomy, dark humor, offbeat, depressing, dramatic, bleak, reflective, ironic, enigmatic, harsh, road movie, artsy, cynical, neurotic
Plot: friendship, depression, drinking, drugs/alcohol, mental illness, midlife crisis, storytelling, character study, drugs, relationships, hospital, unfulfillment, loneliness, buddies, sarcasm, mentally unstable, honest, existentialism, dysfunctional family, starting over, writers, life philosophy, personal assistant, reunion, dialogue, obsession, crime gone awry, unlikely friendships, redemption, complex characters, drug abuse, fall in love, pornography, hopes, brutality, suicide attempt, love and romance, catastrophe, eccentricity, judaism, romance, misfit, gangsters, friends, runaway, mentor, nudity (topless - notable), writing, addiction, life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   53%
 
 6.3
 865
Drunks
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: realistic, talky, sincere, serious, emotional, melancholic, interesting, intense, reflective, cerebral, depressing, stylized, disturbing, harsh, heartbreaking
Plot: addiction, redemption, drug abuse, drug addiction, church, downfall, drugs, heroin, drinking, rehabilitation, human nature, introspection, life philosophy, greed, self discovery, crime gone awry, depression, alcoholic, dialogue, storytelling, alcohol abuse, happy ending, loneliness, relationships, brutality, existentialism, hopes, adaptation, mentor, honest, writers, catastrophe, unfulfillment, life & death, life is a bitch, drunk, fantasy world, multiple storylines, social misfits, character study, tragic hero, going straight, poker, starting over, down on your luck, death, childhood, gangsters, culture clash, family in crisis
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   46%
 
Movie in collections
My Name Is Joe
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, France, UK, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, gloomy, bleak, thought provoking, melancholic, intense, harsh, depressing, reflective, dramatic, heartbreaking, talky, cerebral, witty, interesting, stylized, dark humor
Plot: friendship, working class, soccer, drugs, realism, starting over, addiction, loneliness, debt, drinking, alcohol abuse, relationships, romance, unemployment, depression, redemption, life philosophy, dialogue, unlikely friendships, drug addiction, poverty, crime gone awry, fall in love, brutality, honest, hopes, life, mentor, society, life & death, unfulfillment, solitude, catastrophe, hospital, couples, existentialism, power relations, transformation, life is a bitch, sport, funeral, british, gangsters, culture clash, storytelling, friends, tragic hero, multiple storylines, drug dealing, classic car
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
 7.2
 10K
Bird
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 161 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, realistic, reflective, bleak, captivating, dramatic, melancholic, sincere, harsh, enigmatic, emotional, dark, intense, talky, touching, light, cerebral, breathtaking, interesting, clever, depressing, psychological
Plot: jazz, music, addiction, drug abuse, drug addiction, drugs, tragedy, drugs/alcohol, musician's life, rock and roll, mozart, rags to riches, storytelling, mentor, depression, loneliness, drinking, life & death, runaway, classical music, creativity, redemption, death, life, unfulfillment, dialogue, period piece, insanity, hip hop, culture clash, life philosophy, honest, stylish, relationships, artists and showbiz, character study, childhood, artist, heroin addict, jazz music, eiffel tower paris, death of daughter, moral ambiguity, life is a bitch, fighting the system, classic car, violent, adaptation, love, downfall
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   50%
 
The Panic in Needle Park
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, serious, gloomy, melancholic, depressing, harsh, rough, disturbing, talky, enigmatic, reflective, interesting, cerebral, stylized, intense, atmospheric, biting, cynical, no music
Plot: drug addiction, addiction, drug abuse, drugs, heroin, prostitution, drugs/alcohol, couple relations, depression, relationships, homeless, marijuana, drinking, destructive relationship, romance, runaway, crime gone awry, character study, mentor, loneliness, pornography, life philosophy, life is a bitch, existentialism, brutality, redemption, death of pet, love and romance, male nudity, mental illness, nudity (topless - notable), multiple storylines, gangsters, visceral, death, youth, sexualized violence, betrayal, love, artist, couples, psychology, greed, storytelling, writers, young lovers, hospital, honest, catastrophe, dreams
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   42%
 
 7.2
 12K
Trees Lounge
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: talky, semi serious, gloomy, sincere, realistic, reflective, clever, melancholic, humorous, bleak, depressing, touching, enigmatic, harsh, dark humor, stylized, psychological, witty, cerebral, interesting
Plot: drinking, small town, bar, social misfits, loneliness, drugs, alcohol abuse, character study, depression, life, complex characters, life philosophy, addiction, redemption, misfit, crime gone awry, existentialism, dialogue, society, relationships, drug addiction, life is a bitch, drug abuse, writers, human nature, gangsters, dysfunctional family, mentor, brutality, self discovery, greed, catastrophe, working class, down on your luck, violent, life & death, unemployment, anti-hero, runaway, dull life, solitude, weed, hopes, honest, sarcasm, friendship, love and romance, multiple storylines, storytelling, mental illness
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   45%
 
 7.6
 217K
Blow
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: realistic, stylized, gloomy, epic, serious, dramatic, atmospheric, interesting, intense, reflective, captivating, harsh, emotional, depressing, touching, entertaining, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, drug addiction, crime, drug abuse, marijuana, organized crime, greed, corruption, friendship, drugs, rise and fall, betrayal, drinking, prison, cancer, loneliness, drugs/alcohol, weed, addiction, blind ambition, mentor, rags to riches, drug dealing, storytelling, violence, parenthood, life, redemption, depression, life philosophy, couple relations, vengeance, gangster, brutality, destiny, justice, stylish, honest, revenge, philosophy, business, transformation, mental illness, violent, anti-hero, criminal heroes, heroin, runaway, crime gone awry, life & death
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 1960s, 1990s, 1950s
Place: california, latin america, colombia, mexico, boston, usa, southern california, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
Movie in collections
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Bringing Out the Dead
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, atmospheric, serious, melancholic, suspenseful, realistic, dark, dark humor, captivating, surreal, depressing, harsh, disturbing, stylized, intense, meditative, enigmatic, reflective, cerebral, interesting, talky, road movie
Plot: redemption, hospital, drug addiction, violence, drugs, drug abuse, goth, dealing with death, death, coma, drugs/alcohol, life & death, homeless, loneliness, existentialism, depression, insanity, drinking, storytelling, hopes, brutality, crime gone awry, addiction, character study, love and romance, dialogue, stylish, eccentricity, life philosophy, violent, gangsters, euthanasia, ambulance, hallucination, couples, mental illness, rescue, workplace, life is a bitch, life, gunfight, friends, fantasy world, solitude, visceral, doctors, obsession, misfit partners, suicide, crazy
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
 5.9
 3K
Rated X
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: serious, rough, tense, realistic, intense, cynical, interesting, melancholic, sexy, harsh, psychological, talky, entertaining, dark, surprise ending
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, murder, pornography, rise and fall, drug addiction, drugs, brothers, mafia, drinking, rags to riches, greed, couple relations, business, corruption, nudity (topless - notable), nudity (full frontal - brief), free speech, vengeance, dialogue, relationships, police investigation, weed, sexualized violence, violence, crimes, runaway, family, life philosophy, storytelling, adaptation, marijuana, mentor, life is a bitch, crime gone awry, mob, destiny, catastrophe, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, censorship, creativity, first contact, brutality, redemption, justice, chase, depression, world politics, showbiz
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
 6.0
 453
Sweet Nothing
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: bleak, serious, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, light, dramatic, road movie, bloody, interesting, talky, dark humor
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, dysfunctional family, drugs, money, social misfits, drinking, drug addiction, life philosophy, crumbling marriage, gangster, redemption, weed, urban ghetto, downfall, drug dealing, classic car, life & death, gangsters, betrayal, pornography, crime gone awry, loneliness, dialogue, brutality, mentor, going straight, adaptation, family, rehabilitation, video game, business, self discovery, multiple storylines, hip hop, relationships, homeless, sexualized violence, greed, catastrophe, alcohol abuse, down on your luck, police corruption, storytelling, foul language, first contact, splatter, stylish, computer game, moral ambiguity
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy, dramatic, harsh, factual, light, intense, entertaining, clever, twist ending, melancholic, inspirational
Plot: redemption, hospital, addiction, childhood, drugs/alcohol, performer's life, rise and fall, death, mentor, male nudity, rising to stardom, life philosophy, life, nudity (topless - notable), unlikely friendships, dark hero, creativity, ambition, transformation, hopes, storytelling, catastrophe, life & death, teacher, adaptation, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, depression, foul language, dialogue, introspection, writers, drug abuse, twists & turns, against the odds, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, parenthood, unfulfillment, loneliness, fantasy world, natural disaster, first contact, bullying, justice, existentialism, violence, brutality, workplace
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: illinois, usa, new jersey, ohio
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 7.0
 25K
Pollock
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, melancholic, dramatic, interesting, gloomy, reflective, depressing, cerebral, enigmatic, talky, tense, intense, intellectual, earnest, emotional, harsh, breathtaking
Plot: artist, addiction, art, drinking, depression, tragedy, jazz, adultery, creativity, gay, obsession, rise and fall, mentor, infidelity, relationships, splatter, character study, loneliness, storytelling, mental illness, existentialism, alcohol abuse, life, redemption, philosophy, mozart, life philosophy, eccentricity, solitude, greed, corruption, genius, ambition, destiny, nudity (topless - notable), writers, dialogue, dishonesty, culture clash, honest, life & death, transformation, brutality, runaway, catastrophe, love and romance, adaptation, unfulfillment, couples, relationship problems
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 40s, 50s, year 1949, year 1941, year 1947, year 1942, year 1943, year 1945, 1940s
Place: new york, usa, long island, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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System:   43%
    User:   46%
 

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: talky, sexual, dark humor, clever, biting, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, dark, bleak, disturbing, brutal, satirical, psychological, melancholic, art house, harsh, intense, interesting, artsy, cynical, reflective, sexy, enigmatic, neurotic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, dialogue driven, adultery, sex, male nudity, cheating, battle of the sexes, relationships, sexualized violence, dialogue, crumbling marriage, character study, pornography, brutality, couple relations, violence, sexuality, loneliness, male friendship, unhappiness, impotence, voyeurism, crime gone awry, obsession, redemption, drinking, looking for love, dysfunctional family, greed, love affair, manipulation, writers, extramarital affair, violent, honest, storytelling, sexual relations, visceral, censorship, psychology, multiple storylines, midlife crisis, sarcasm, unlikely friendships, thirtysomething life, mentor, corruption, depression, gangsters
Time: 90s
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System:   43%
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Lady Sings the Blues
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, dramatic, factual, talky, touching, interesting, intense, reflective, sentimental, dark, harsh, depressing, brutal, melancholic, twists and turns
Plot: jazz, music, drug abuse, addiction, drug addiction, rags to riches, prostitution, murder, blues, musician's life, holiday, mentor, life, tragic hero, segregation, runaway, mozart, rise to the top, drinking, corruption, creativity, depression, childhood, character study, interracial relations, gangsters, drugs, death, violence, psychology, brutality, greed, society, storytelling, honest, redemption, unlikely friendships, dialogue, justice, gangster, friendship, unfulfillment, family, life philosophy, nightclub owner, racist, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, racism, showbiz
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 70s
Place: harlem, usa, cross country, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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