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Bombón: El Perro (2004)
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Bombón: El Perro (2004)
Original name: Bombón el perro
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Patagonia, a mechanic who dreams of a different life starts to think big after his adopted pup wins first prize at a local dog show.Life is no bed of roses for 52-year-old Juan "Coco" Villegas. He, who has been a gas station attendant for twenty years in Patagonia, finds himself jobless overnight. He first tries to survive by selling knives of his own making. But business is bad and he can't find real work. One day though, after fixing a vehicle on a farm, he gets paid by means of a ... beautiful Argentinian watch-dog! From this blessed day on, things start shaping well at last... Written by Guy Bellinger
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, road movie
Plot: dog, unemployment, on the road, countryside, love and romance, friends, self discovery, bittersweet, friendship, animal sex, dog training, mechanic, gas station, down on your luck, singer, destiny, farm, journey, security guard, poverty, artifact, innocence, police station, brawl, owner dog relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, patagonia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, semi serious and humorous films with plots about friends, friendship, love and romance, self discovery, on the road, family relations and bittersweet mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Bombón: El Perro: Intimate Stories (2002), Cleopatra (2003), Live-In Maid (2004), Leaving No Trace (2000), Tour de Force (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Intimate Stories (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three people and a baby set off on separate journeys, along the same road; their disparate dreams and stories intertwine amidst the breathtaking deserted Patagonic route.
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Plot: on the road, friends, self discovery, friendship, hopes, rise to the top, family relations, destiny, human nature, redemption, parents and children, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: argentina, latin america, patagonia
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Cleopatra (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
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Plot: fall in love, self discovery, friendship, best friends, introspection, looking for love, human nature, on the road, hopes, parents and children, family business, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Live-In Maid (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Buenos Aires is in a deep recession. As the money runs out, the relationship between an employer and her live-in maid changes dramatically.
Style: semi serious, sincere, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: power relations, life is a bitch, friendship, social differences, friends, lifestyle, unfulfillment, boss and employee, down on your luck, employer employee relationship, economics, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Leaving No Trace (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A woman steals from her drug-dealer boyfriend and runs away. She meets a sympathetic woman on the way who helps her escape.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good, realistic
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Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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On the Occasion of Remembering the Turning Gate (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, unemployment, love and romance, couples, friendship, adultery, infidelity, stranded, husband wife relationship, lie, mental disorder, memories ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Tour de Force (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Belgium, of all places. What's Belgium got besides chocolates and fries? No matter, this year it was Hannes' and Kiki's turn to choose the destination of their annual bike tour with their closest friends. They all looks forward to the ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
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Duration: 180 min.
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Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Common Ground (2002)
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Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In Buenos Aires, a few days before traveling to Spain with his beloved wife Liliana Rovira to visit their son Pedro, the leftist Literature professor Fernando Robles is compulsory retired in the University, and he concludes that it is impossible to ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, sincere, clever ...
Plot: destiny, family relations, love and romance, couples, family life, college, unemployment, family in crisis, family problems, human nature, parents and children, starting over ...
Time: contemporary
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Country: Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: sincere, realistic, touching, sexy, sexual ...
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Flats (2002)
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Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Duration: 90 min.
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