Movies like The Adventures of Picasso

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The Adventures of Picasso (1978)
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The Adventures of Picasso (1978)
Original name: Picassos äventyr
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Already in his childhood, Pablo Picasso shows talent for painting and is sent to the Academy of Arts in Madrid. He becomes a painter but has to live in Paris in poverty. But one day he is discovered by a rich American millionaire and starts to earn money. But he wastes his talent by painting plates. He meets the famous people of the 1920s; Gertrude Stein, Alice B. Toklas, Appolinaire, Hitler and Churchill. Plot by Mattias Thuresson.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: fictional biography, couple relations, ambition, artists and showbiz, society, couples, rise to the top, unfulfillment, world war two, painter, hitler, female nudity, art, cabaret, painting, funeral, electric chair, german occupation, burial, death of parent, medical examination, hair loss
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, france, europe, french riviera, paris france, montmartre paris

Most similar movies to The Adventures of Picasso

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and witty films with plots about couples, couple relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, disorder, family relations and society mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like The Adventures of Picasso: The Apple War (1971), Tomorrow's Another Day (2000), The Discord (1978), Am I Beautiful? (1998), Sleepless in Madrid (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Apple War (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A German businessman wants to buy land in southern Sweden for a gigantic amusement park, his new project called "Deutschneyland" (a wordplay of Deutschland and Disneyland). Some of the locals dislike the idea, including the magically ...
Style: biting, humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious
Plot: theme park, small town life, dishonesty, political corruption, anti capitalism, underdog, rivalry, social relations, supernatural, supernatural ability, corporate crimes, ambition ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden
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How to Make Good When One Is a Jerk and a Crybaby (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story about a guy who still lives with his mother and sells some really awful alcohol to bartenders. The only way for him to do this is to cry and invent himself an awful life. Then he meets the beautiful woman whose goal in life is to sleep with ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, realistic
Plot: unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, love and romance, tape recorder, poet, poetry reading, gas explosion, suicide attempt, female nudity, hotel manager, poem, clock
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Tomorrow's Another Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Such an inconsequential event - the unfortunate purchase of a package of cling film - reveals the character and behavior of a small group of individuals caught up in the chaos of today's society. Though it creates arguments and inner ...
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: friendship, friends, human nature, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, suicide, trousers, cellist, car accident ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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The Discord (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Guillaume has made it: A machine that can clean dirty air by simply sucking all dirt into air balloons and then shipping them far far away so his explanation. Some Japanese business guys, after dinner with a lot of alcohol, order 5,000 pieces. His ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: relationship vs career, eccentric family, technology gone awry, quibbling, inventions and discoveries, environmental health, couples, disorder, family problems, ambition, farce, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Am I Beautiful? (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, humorous, emotional, semi serious
Plot: family problems, couples, unfulfillment, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, dishonesty, human nature, family relations, society, love of one's life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Sleepless in Madrid (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eva, Alba y Juan are the protagonist of the story. Eva gives birth to Marina, Alba has just been left by her boyfriend. And Juan is happily married. Their paths intersect one night and their lifes will change forever.
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: drugs/alcohol, romance, babies and infants, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, introspection, insomnia, female nudity, pubic hair, male nudity
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Notre univers impitoyable (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Victor and Margot are both lawyers in a major consulting firm and form a solid couple in private. Yet one day they find themselves competing for the same job promotion. How will their relationship stand up to the outcome?
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, ambition, office, battle of the sexes, workplace situations, workplace, law firm, relationship vs career, romance, couple relations, road not taken, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Festival in Cannes (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cannes, 1999. Alice, an actress, wants to direct an indie picture. Kaz, a talkative (and maybe bogus) deal maker, promises $3 million if she'll use Millie, an aging French star. But, Rick, a big producer, needs Millie for a small part in a fall ...
Style: realistic, clever, talky, witty, humorous ...
Plot: love and romance, infidelity, ambition, betrayal, couples, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, friendship, filmmaking, celebrity culture, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cannes, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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A House of Your Dreams (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On a mission to loosen up, a miser's sets about buying a house in the country for his family.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: family life, nothing goes right, domestic disturbance, couple relations, family problems, couples, countryside, family in crisis, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Buttoners (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Je to film sestávající ze šesti povídek, které většinou černě humornou, ironickou, mnohdy i trpce hořkou formou vyprávějí o jednom dávném prokletí, lidské nevěře, podivných úchylkách, nečekaném zázraku i pokryteckém ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, dark humor, humorous, clever ...
Plot: coincidence, destiny, society, human nature, couple relations, couples
Time: 90s, 20th century, 50s, year 1945, year 1995
Place: japan, europe, asia, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Man About the House (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unscrupulous property developer wants to flatten the street to make way for new buildings.Householder George Roper is happy to take the offered money and run but his wife Mildred and their lodgers join with other residents to take a stand and ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sex, landlord, apartment, couples, disorder, couple relations, social relations, restaurant, laxative, henpecked husband, long haired male, chef ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, parents and children, artists and showbiz, rich and poor, couple relations, small town, society, prodigy, family relations, couples, small town life, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Sidetracked (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A rural couple in crisis, who have a brother and sister with urban problems, and all of them trying to find a solution.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting
Plot: unfulfillment, hopes, couples, starting over, society, media, journalism, friends, midlife crisis, friendship, couple relations, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Unresolved Sexual Tension (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: University Professor Juanjo falls into a tailspin of depression and confusion after being dumped by his girlfriend. Convinced that he is being manipulated by her, he persuades his boldest student, Nico, to help him regain his former love. However, ...
Style: sexual, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: couples, love and romance, romance, couple relations, college, love triangle, infidelity, bikini, topless, lesbian sex, lesbian kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Welcome to the North (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Now in the Far North (i.e. Milan!), Alberto has accepted to manage a program for efficiency improvement in the Italian Post. He devotes all his time and all his energy to this noble task and neglects his wife Silvia, which of course annoys her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couples, society, workplace, friendship, culture clash, workplace situations, friends, couple relations, disorder, discrimination
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled Story (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fairy tale and satire about a wealthy industrialist, whose son has been subdued and oppressed and totally uninterested in his father's business.
Style: humorous, tragicomedy, offbeat, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: mother son incest, factory, oedipus complex, family relations, power relations, disorder, deadly, rivalry, crimes, boss and employee, parents and children, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sweden, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Paris Follies (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Long married 50-somethings Brigitte and Xavier are prize cattle breeders in regional France. Life is good, but the departure of their children from home has thrown Brigitte’s world into flux, as she finds herself locked into routine. She keeps ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: midlife crisis, family relations, dull life, couples, disorder, unfulfillment, couple relations, self discovery, adultery, infidelity, neighbor, hotel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Moon in a Bottle (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zeta has a month to hand in a novel she has been commissioned to write and every day she searches for inspiration among the strange customers who are regulars at the Café Rossignol. There she becomes close to Alicia, a pretty waitress who ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friends, ambition, bar, writer's life, love and romance, desire for fame, fall in love, artists and showbiz, blind ambition, cafe, piano, ghost writer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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One-Week Bachelors (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gary's wife going away and he drives her to the airport. Gary has planned a week of hard work but at the airport he met Lasse, and then becomes nothing that Gary had in mind. An unlikely friendship develops between the two, and Gary succeed in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friends, buddies, disorder, comedy of errors, rave, odd couple, nothing goes right, architect, amusement park, opposites attract, robbery, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
All That Glitters (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ely and Lila are like sisters. They know each other since childhood,they share everything and dream of a better life.they live in the same suburb, 10mn from Paris. Today,Ely and Lila dont want to be 10mn away from their life anymore.from small ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, love and romance, parents and children, social differences, family relations, ambition, best friends, couple relations, mother daughter relationship, friends, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Lady L (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lady L is an elegant 80-year-old woman who recalls her amorous life story, including past loves and lusty, scandalous adventures she has lived through.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, feel good, absurd ...
Plot: love triangle, farce, ambition, couples, rise to the top, love affair, rivalry, rebelliousness, fictional biography, autobiography, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Woman in the Rain (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: destiny, parallel world, fall in love, romance, love and romance, road not taken, love affair, couples, multiple outcomes, rain
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Santa Claus Is a Stinker (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Félix, disguised as Father Christmas, hands out leaflets advertising a sexy Christmas party. His place is taken by an African Santa Claus and he returns to his caravan only to find his girlfriend Josette about to leave him. When he comes after her, ...
Style: humorous, witty, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: christmas, misfit, human nature, social worker, urban, society, couple relations, social misfits, nothing goes right, disorder, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Tellement proches (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Famille : Groupe de personnes réunies par des liens de parenté et un fort sentiment de solidarité morale et matérielle. Quand Alain a épousé Nathalie, il ne savait pas qu'il épouserait aussi sa famille. Ce samedi, comme toutes les ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, couple relations, interracial relations, family gatherings, siblings relations, family life, couples, family problems, family relations, eccentric family, uninvited guest, doctor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Percy (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Edwin Antony (Hywel Bennett) is emasculated in an accident which kills a young philanderer. Doctors successfully replace his member with that of the dead man, but refuse to tell him the full story of the organ's origin. So Edwin begins a search ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous
Plot: dominatrix, farce, disorder, couples, womanizer, transplant, sex, hospital, accident
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
I Want to Go Home (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joey Wellman, an American cartoonist from Cleveland now largely forgotten at home, visits France with his partner Lena to attend an exhibition in Paris about the comic strip (bande dessinée) which features his work. He also hopes to be reconciled ...
Style: biting, semi serious, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: culture clash, disorder, fish out of water, society, lifestyle, communication problem, family relations, artists and showbiz, parents and children, estrangement, costume, tarzan ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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V.O.S. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A game between four characters. A comedy about love and friendship. A film about the great lie of story telling that moves between reality and fiction.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: introspection, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, friendship, love triangle, couples, pregnancy, friends, midlife crisis, best friends, hopes, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Friend Zone (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Bilbao, Spain. After breaking up with Elisa, his girlfriend for several years, Txema meets Claudia, a gorgeous Argentinian girl, in a very awkward situation. They become friends so soon and so easily that Txema misinterprets Claudia's feelings ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, sexual ...
Plot: teenage life, love and romance, singleness, family relations, lovesick, misfit, friendship, society, hopes, ambition, couples, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
I'm Shy, But I'll Heal (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pierre is a hotel cashier in Vichy, so shy that he answers an ad from the Psychology Institute and can't say no to the salesman, Aldo; he spends 6,000 francs on tapes, books, and a punching bag. Soon after, he's smitten by Agnes, a hotel ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, psychological, realistic
Plot: wooing, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, fall in love, unfulfilled love, cashier, luxury hotel, dishwasher, casino
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france, normandy, vichy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Smoking/No Smoking (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 298 min.
Story: "Smoking" and "No Smoking" are two segments of the film which are based on closely connected plays. The original plays covered eight separate stories, which have been pared down to three each for these movies. At a certain point ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, biting, realistic ...
Plot: human nature, unfulfillment, road not taken, crumbling marriage, couple relations, village, destiny, infidelity, couples, multiple storylines, choice, crisis of conscience ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%