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Personal Velocity
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, talky, touching, melancholic, gloomy, harsh, intense, interesting, enigmatic, clever, bad ending, stylized, psychological, adaptation directed by original author, dramatic
Plot: self discovery, multiple storylines, parents and children, book, adaptation, pornography, redemption, brutality, life is a bitch, runaway, life philosophy, mentor, childhood, tragedy, storytelling, drinking, dialogue, family, love and romance, culture clash, writers, nudity (topless - notable), corruption, secrets, life & death, women, relationships, death, jewish, vengeance, classic car, catastrophe, violence, violent, loneliness, sexualized violence, obsession, distopia, society, destiny, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), adolescence, honest, youth, crime gone awry, coming of age, period piece, greed, couples, family relations, starting over, pregnancy, human nature, couple relations, abusive husband, hand job, destructive relationship, love affair, hitchhiker, cookbook, battered woman, waterbed, omen, law school, norwegian, polish, station wagon, insurance company, father in law son in law relationship, mobile phone, car radio, publishing, swing, absent mother, train tracks, anthology, marriage engagement, rabbi, shoe store, watching television, publisher, credit card, auschwitz, locked in a closet, pride, hippie, radio news, hit and run, law firm, kicking, car theft, cancer, accountant, music box, novelist, hometown, shoes, temper, bruise, therapy, hate, donut, marijuana, thirty something, cook, stealing a car, stolen car, winning, doll, writing, orgasm, name calling, orphanage, pharmacy, theft, capital punishment, garage, subway, chess, thief, brother sister relationship, children, bed, tv news, threat, fight, train station, wound, car, pickup truck, cat, bench, nightclub, auto mechanic, death of mother, computer, accident, knife, beating, sister sister relationship, infidelity, waitress, adultery, robbery, uncle nephew relationship, extramarital affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, masturbation, male nudity, pay phone, female masturbation, physical abuse, underwear, newspaper, cafe, girl, basement, suitcase, listening to a radio, motel, celebration, train, virginity, brooklyn new york city, car accident, drug use, sex, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, lawyer, police, bathroom, drunkenness, rain, cigarette smoking, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, fired from the job, crying, telephone call, drink, prayer, boy, food, eating, lie, divorce, friend, bar, guilt, marriage, wedding, flashback, restaurant, humiliation, hallucination, father son relationship, beer, husband wife relationship, punched in the face, anger, rage, mother son relationship, camera, party, kiss, friendship, domestic violence, torture, mental illness, bdsm, unlikely friendships, revenge, murder, moral ambiguity, love story, family drama, ethnic conflict, character study
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, new york state, haiti, harvard university, norway, india, manhattan new york city
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, realistic, serious and emotional films with plots including dialogue, mentor, relationships, catastrophe, storytelling, loneliness and runaway themes mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Personal Velocity: The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009), Baby Boy (2001), Ruby in Paradise (1993), Carried Away (1996), Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Private Lives of Pippa Lee
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: emotional, touching, semi serious, gloomy, realistic, offbeat, reflective, talky, dramatic, clever, depressing, stylized, melancholic, sad, romantic, interesting, harsh, bad ending, bleak, sentimental, sweet, road movie
Audience: chick flick
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Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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Baby Boy
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Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: talky, serious, rough, sincere, realistic, melancholic, light, intense, harsh, emotional, stylized, clever, suspense, interesting, romantic, dramatic, psychological
Audience: kids
Plot: drugs/alcohol, parents and children, crime, single parent, womanizer, gangster, gangsters, adolescence vs adulthood, brutality, prison, domestic violence, urban ghetto, urban ghetto life, convicted felon, fatherhood, intolerance, condom, thief, fistfight, selfishness, physical abuse, mentor, storytelling, gunfight, childhood, crimes, chase, violence, friendship, children, family, society, catastrophe, pornography, crime gone awry, dialogue, alter ego, redemption, runaway, culture clash, loneliness, twists & turns, youth, transformation, destiny, adaptation, life & death, splatter, police investigation, fantasy world
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   85%
 
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Ruby in Paradise
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, melancholic, meditative, sincere, compassionate, reflective, clever, talky, thought provoking, harsh, enigmatic, emotional, tense, sentimental, earnest, stylized, psychological, interesting, dramatic, depressing, breathtaking, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, self discovery, coming-of-age, human nature, childhood, life, small town, mentor, life & death, unlikely friendships, loneliness, character study, runaway, romance, solitude, journal, dreams, virginity, life philosophy, hopes, urban, drinking, destiny, adolescence, transformation, redemption, catastrophe, art, dialogue, depression, fantasy world, relationships, death, nudity (topless - notable), love and romance, storytelling, existentialism, aging, culture clash, honest, poetry, workplace, fight scenes, brutality, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, hospital, weapons
Time: 90s
Place: florida, tennessee, usa, new jersey, tokyo
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Carried Away
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, gloomy, realistic, sentimental, melancholic, disturbing, sincere, erotic, stylized, enigmatic, harsh, psychological, entertaining, reflective, art house
Plot: school, teacher, human nature, pornography, fantasy world, romance, self discovery, relationships, aging, nudity (topless - notable), couple relations, loneliness, guilt, attraction, farm, passion, widow, secret, infidelity, mentor, small town, cooking, love triangle, life & death, catastrophe, classic car, sexualized violence, childhood, sex, parents and children, art, teenager, love and romance, friendship, unlikely friendships, brutality, redemption, teenagers, male nudity, adaptation, dreams, fight scenes, coming-of-age, couples, runaway, transformation, women, adolescence, family relations, sexuality
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, texas
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    User:   57%
 
Looking for Mr. Goodbar
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Style: sexual, serious, gloomy, disturbing, dark, brutal, realistic, sexy, erotic, bad ending, psychological, stylized, intense, melancholic, bleak, depressing, harsh, compassionate, satirical, tense, surreal, talky, interesting, dramatic, emotional, reflective
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
Who's That Knocking at My Door
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Plot: friendship, catholicism, relationships, storytelling, brutality, dreams, stylish, redemption, runaway, violence, friends, romance, mentor, guilt, depression, psychology, male nudity, buddies, vengeance, gangsters, adaptation, obsession, violent, character study, morality, revenge, dialogue, existentialism, pornography, prostitute, moral ambiguity, justice, gangs, secrets, urban, opposites attract, death, multiple storylines, corruption, unlikely friendships, loneliness, crime gone awry, assassination, classic car, coming of age, teenage life, memory, childhood, complex characters, city life
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, usa, italy, new york, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   64%
 
One Night Stand
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Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: clever, sexy, serious, realistic, touching, melancholic, intense, talky, erotic, surreal, enigmatic, light, psychological, romantic, cerebral
Plot: infidelity, friendship, dishonesty, love and romance, aids, one-night stand, chance, cheating, mentor, nudity (topless - notable), society, catastrophe, pornography, hospital, storytelling, unfulfillment, dialogue, adaptation, vengeance, brutality, multiple storylines, culture clash, art, couples, relationships, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), fantasy world, death, family problems, destiny, male nudity, first contact, lone hero, interracial romance, redemption, unlikely friendships, hotel, friends, transformation, life & death, dysfunctional family, obsession, family, justice, runaway, crumbling marriage, dog, love triangle, police investigation
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   49%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Style: psychological, touching, emotional, talky, serious, realistic, intense, dramatic, sentimental, reflective, gloomy, melancholic, romantic, cerebral, compassionate
Audience: chick flick
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Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, intense, psychological, realistic, reflective, melancholic, harsh, clever, dramatic, bloody, sad, cerebral, biting, interesting, suspense, cynical, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   46%
 
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   41%
 
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Country: USA
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Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   48%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
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Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   43%
 
 6.4
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Country: Belgium, USA, France, UK, Germany
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Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
 7.0
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Place: usa, new jersey, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   47%
 
 7.0
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Country: USA
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Style: emotional, talky, realistic, touching, melancholic, heartbreaking, serious, dramatic, depressing, gloomy, reflective, sad, bleak, compassionate, sincere, sentimental, road movie, dark, intense, dark humor, tense, enigmatic, atmospheric, stylized, psychological, interesting, harsh, cerebral, surreal, intellectual
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Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, touching, sexy, melancholic, art house, sincere, romantic, atmospheric, stylized, enigmatic, cerebral, interesting, bleak, intense, surreal, breathtaking, cynical, clever, harsh, depressing, witty, sad, dark humor
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, southern usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   35%
 
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s, year 1967, 1960s
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    User:   45%
 
 7.2
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Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, harlem, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   43%
 
 5.9
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Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, dramatic, harsh, sincere, melancholic, sexy, stylized, witty, sentimental, enigmatic, psychological, non-linear, clever
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    User:   34%
 
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, sexual, humorous, realistic, sentimental, intense, melancholic, talky, harsh, interesting, stylized, emotional, sweet
Plot: coming of age, gay, sexuality, coming-of-age, adolescence, gays and lesbians, college, homosexuality, male nudity, self discovery, life philosophy, mentor, brutality, storytelling, runaway, loneliness, pornography, sexualized violence, transformation, vengeance, childhood, teenage love, stereotypes, dialogue, women, coming out, drinking, betrayal, culture clash, redemption, fight scenes, crime gone awry, nudity (full frontal - brief), dark hero, friendship, catastrophe, unlikely friendships, adaptation, honest, gender, relationships, secrets, youth, aids, prejudice, multiple storylines, revenge, depression, classic car, love and romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
 7.0
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Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: realistic, clever, talky, witty, serious, gloomy, intellectual, twists and turns, dramatic, melancholic, intense, bleak, enigmatic, tricky, harsh, interesting, cerebral, erotic, stylized, reflective, surprise ending, non-linear, emotional, heartbreaking
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   33%
 
 7.4
 159K
Blue Valentine
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, talky, heartbreaking, serious, romantic, depressing, melancholic, sad, stylized, sincere, intense, bleak, reflective, enigmatic, psychological, cerebral, interesting, touching, non-linear, gloomy, dramatic, sexual, sexy, breathtaking, tense, atmospheric, road movie, dark
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, romance, love, dysfunctional family, depression, relationships, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, love story, character study, divorce, loneliness, couple relations, male nudity, honest, tragedy, death, adultery, sexualized violence, nurse, psychology, visceral, storytelling, infidelity, unfulfillment, dialogue, bridge, classroom, truck, dancing, drinking, parenthood, brutality, life philosophy, complex characters, small town, pornography, children, beautiful scenery, nudity (topless - notable), mentor, couples, hospital, violent, life & death, obsession, life, destiny, family problems, catastrophe
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   37%
 
We Don't Live Here Anymore
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Style: realistic, clever, serious, melancholic, gloomy, reflective, emotional, harsh, psychological, sad, sincere, bleak, sexual, touching, erotic, intense, talky, enigmatic, sexy, disturbing, intellectual, stylized, heartbreaking, cerebral, interesting, dramatic, depressing, dark humor
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marriage, betrayal, relationships, cheating, writer's life, loneliness, drinking, guilt, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, honest, multiple storylines, college, dysfunctional family, character study, dialogue, friendship, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, writers, romance, forbidden love, loyalty, suburbs, dishonesty, crime gone awry, divorce, brutality, runaway, storytelling, obsession, love and romance, depression, mentor, sexuality, death, male nudity, suicide attempt, fantasy world, small town, redemption, addiction, love story, adaptation, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, sex
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
The Lords of Flatbush
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, harsh, road movie, intense, stylized, melancholic, talky, bad ending, interesting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, buddies, motorcycle, high school, dialogue, gangs, coming-of-age, adolescence, human nature, unlikely friendships, self discovery, mentor, violence, pornography, lone hero, storytelling, drinking, stereotypes, character study, runaway, catastrophe, parents and children, brutality, life philosophy, male nudity, virginity, memory, childhood, family, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, culture clash, youth, existentialism, fight scenes, solitude, school, redemption, revenge, loneliness, bullying, justice, corruption, chase, depression, adaptation, honest, nerds, life
Time: 20th century, 50s, future, 1950s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   32%
 

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 6.6
 20K
London
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: talky, serious, gloomy, atmospheric, realistic, sexual, psychological, intellectual, reflective, intense, melancholic, clever, philosophical, enigmatic, idiotic, romantic, sexy, emotional
Plot: drugs, drugs/alcohol, couple relations, romance, relationships, twentysomething life, dialogue driven, drug abuse, addiction, drinking, mentor, existentialism, love, drug addiction, celebration, catastrophe, dialogue, weed, life philosophy, couples, multiple storylines, introspection, stylish, cheating, writers, storytelling, hopes, runaway, fight scenes, pornography, gangsters, loneliness, depression, life & death, brutality, dysfunctional family, crime gone awry, honest, paranoid, finnish, lone hero, gypsy accent, paranoia, adaptation, fantasy world, chase, first contact, redemption, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, london, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   38%
 
 6.1
 2K
Stella
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sexual, realistic, touching, sexy, compassionate, enigmatic, talky, melancholic, surreal, romantic, harsh, heartbreaking, sentimental, erotic, suspense
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: juvenile delinquency, single parent, solitude, bar, justice, women, going straight, sacrifice, starting over, sexual abuse, father daughter relationship, doctors, brutality, family, destructive relationship, chase, life & death, mentor, parents and children, dialogue, catastrophe, fashion, redemption, destiny, custody, dreams, gangsters, pregnancy, death in the family, segregation, first contact, eccentricity, vengeance, drinking, adaptation, poetry, dysfunctional family, weapons, storytelling, lone hero, existentialism, marriage, underdog, pornography, treasure hunt, camp, classic car, love, culture clash, natural disaster
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   28%
 
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