Movies like Pink Floyd The Wall

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Pink Floyd The Wall (1982)
Pink Floyd The Wall (1982)
Original name: Pink Floyd - The Wall
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.
Style: psychedelic, psychological, surreal, disturbing, atmospheric, serious, stylized, gloomy, captivating, avant garde ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, isolation, rock, wall, teacher, police brutality, nightmare, racial slur, hallucinations, musician's life, rebellion, cult, performer's life, paranoia, berlin wall, childhood, social misfits, dreams, hippie, rebelliousness, haunted by the past, ambition, confined, misfit, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Pink Floyd The Wall

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, surreal, melancholic and atmospheric films with plots about storytelling, surrealism, creativity, catastrophe, dialogue, imagination and dreams mostly in Animation, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pink Floyd The Wall: American Pop (1981), Waking Life (2001), Yellow Submarine (1968), Millennium Actress (2001), Lesson Faust (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
American Pop (1981)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American Pop is an American animated film that tells the story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular music.
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: music, jazz, songwriter, stock footage, folk music, heroin addiction, music hall, jazz band, music business, drug dealing, musician's life, rock ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 30s, 40s, 1960s ...
Place: russia, europe, usa, italy, new york ...
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Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream That One Calls Human Life (1995)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jakob arrives at the Institute Benjamenta (run by brother and sister Johannes and Lisa Benjamenta) to learn to become a servant. With seven other men, he studies under Lisa: absurd lessons of movement, drawing circles, and servility. He asks for a ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, boarding school, love and romance, society, family relations, power relations, master and servant, mind game, love triangle, surrealism, siblings relations, boarding school life ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, tokyo
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Waking Life (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Waking Life is about a young man in a persistent lucid dream-like state. The film follows its protagonist as he initially observes and later participates in philosophical discussions that weave together issues like reality, free will, our ...
Style: stylized, talky, surreal, clever, serious ...
Plot: philosophy, existentialism, dream, imagination, nightmare, human nature, hopes, freedom, parallel world, free will, imaginary, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
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Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The second of two theatrically released follow-ups to the Neon Genesis Evangelion series. Comprising of two alternate episodes which were first intended to take the place of episodes 25 and 26, this finale answers many of the questions surrounding ...
Style: psychological, stylized, atmospheric, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: insanity, violence, mecha, philosophy, space wars, youth, a.i., apocalypse, androids and robots, body horror, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo
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Yellow Submarine (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Blue Meanies take over Pepperland, draining it of all its color and music, firing anti-music missiles, bonking people with green apples, and turning the inhabitants to stone by way of the pointed finger of a giant blue glove. As the only ...
Style: surreal, humorous, witty, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: submarine, music, the beatles, imaginary kingdom, underwater, adventure, good versus evil, invasion, save the day, rock, fighting the system, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, liverpool, london
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Millennium Actress (2001)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Documentary filmmaker Genya Tachibana has tracked down the legendary actress Chiyoko Fujiwara, who mysteriously vanished at the height of her career. When he presents her with a key she had lost and thought was gone forever, the filmmaker could not ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, gloomy, offbeat ...
Plot: actor's life, actress, haunted by the past, artists and showbiz, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, longing, lovers apart, videotaping, director, retired ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1960s, 1950s, 1940s ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Lesson Faust (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, France, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A very free adaptation of Marlowe's 'Doctor Faustus', Goethe's 'Faust' and various other treatments of the old legend of the man who sold his soul to the devil. Svankmajer's Faust is a nondescript man who, after ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: surrealism, supernatural ability, philosophy, puppet, clay, devil, deal with the devil, redemption, master, magic, occult, play ...
Place: prague, europe, tokyo
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It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Bill struggles to put together his shattered psyche, in this new feature film version of Don Hertzfeldt's animated short film trilogy.
Style: dark humor, surreal, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: immortality, surrealism, divorced parents, hospital, nightmare, illness, mental illness, introspection, death of parent, mental instability, hopes, direction and purpose ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
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$9.99 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Australia, Israel
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Have you ever wondered "What is the meaning of life? Why do we exist?" The answer to this vexing question is now within your reach! You'll find it in a small yet amazing booklet, which will explain, in easy to follow, simple terms ...
Style: surreal, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: human nature, introspection, hopes, social misfits, self discovery, society, loneliness, suicide, angel, piggy bank, advertisement, meaning of life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, san francisco, israel, new orleans, california
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The Congress (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel, Germany, Poland, Luxembourg, Belgium, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, Robin Wright decides to take her final job: preserving her likeness for a future Hollywood. Through a deal brokered by her loyal, longtime agent and the head of Miramount ...
Style: futuristic, surreal, stylized, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: postmodernism, actor's life, artists and showbiz, imaginary, society, aging, innocence lost, moral dilemma, parents and children, child illness, future dystopia, parallel world ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
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Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade (1999)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A member of an elite paramilitary counter-terrorism unit becomes traumatized after witnessing the suicide bombing of a young girl and is forced to undergo retraining. However, unbeknownst to him, he becomes a key player in a dispute between rival ...
Style: stylized, bleak, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: little red riding hood, terrorism, future dystopia, resistance, suicide mission, terror, resistance fighter, social issues, politician, danger, deadly, intrigue ...
Place: japan, tokyo, germany, poland
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Fritz the Cat (1972)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A hypocritical swinging college student cat raises hell in a satiric vision of various elements on the 1960's.
Style: disturbing, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, avant garde ...
Plot: addiction, sex, drug abuse, anthropomorphism, hallucinogenic drug, sexual revolution, cat, orgy, drug dealing, revolution, hippie, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1966
Place: new york, usa
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The Illusionist (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Scotland, late 1950s. A struggling illusionist visits an isolated community and meets a young lady who is convinced that he is a real magician.
Style: touching, semi serious, stylized, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: magical, french, stage, magician, friendship, odd couple, performer's life, coming of age, loneliness, friends, hopes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1959
Place: england, france, scotland, glasgow scotland, big ben london ...
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A Monster Calls (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A boy imagines a monster that helps him deal with his difficult life and see the world in a different way.
Style: touching, fairy tale, emotional, compassionate, heartbreaking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: terminal illness, monster, imagination, childhood, family, nightmare, bullying, life & death, part animation, storytelling, dark fantasy, runaway ...
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Björk: Greatest Hits (1999)
Genre: Animation, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: "Volumen" collects every video from Bjork's career {up until Hunter}, and showcases the work of famed video director's Spike Jonze, Sophie Muller and Michael Gondry
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, surreal, offbeat, captivating ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, music, imaginary, disorder, pop music, fantasy becomes reality, part animation, surrealism
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Greedy Guts (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When a childless couple learn that they cannot have children, it causes great distress. To ease his wife's pain, the man finds a piece of root in the backyard and chops it and varnishes it into the shape of a child. However the woman takes the ...
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: baby, mischievous children, parents and children, childless couple, love and romance, youth, couples, family relations, babies and infants, couple relations, disorder, surrealism ...
Time: 90s
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Chico & Rita (2010)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Chico is a young piano player with big dreams. Rita is a beautiful singer with an extraordinary voice. Music and romantic desire unites them, but their journey - in the tradition of the Latin ballad, the bolero - brings heartache and torment.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: jazz, deportation, pianist, immigrants, latin, romance, musician's life, music, couple relations, love affair, hollywood, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s
Place: cuba, usa, europe, latin america, las vegas ...
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Waltz with Bashir (2008)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Israel, France, Germany, USA, Finland, Switzerland, Belgium, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Much awarded animated documentary, in which director and Israeli army veteran Ari Folman interviews friends and former soldiers about their memories of the 1982 Lebanon war and especially the Sabra and Shatila massacre in Beirut. The usage on ...
Style: rough, surreal, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: nightmare, haunted by the past, war, soldier, memory loss, massacre, genocide, dog, corpse, army, introspection, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: israel, lebanon, middle east, palestine, beirut lebanon
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Corpse Bride (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Set in a 19th-century european village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the ...
Style: gothic, offbeat, captivating, stylized, dark humor ...
Audience: date night, preschoolers
Plot: afterlife, corpse, supernatural, dark fantasy, shyness, tombs and skeletons, romance, marriage, fiance fiancee relationship, loneliness, revenge, life & death ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, england
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South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When the four boys see an R-rated movie featuring Canadians Terrance and Philip, they are pronounced "corrupted", and their parents pressure the United States to wage war against Canada.
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, cynical, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mischievous children, elementary school, atheist, hell, child swearing, friends who hate each other, satan, death, parody, hypocrisy, gay slur, a vision ...
Place: canada, usa, colorado
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Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Scotland 1874, Jack is born on the coldest day ever. Because of the extreme cold, his heart stops beating. The responsible midwife in Edinburgh finds a way to save him by replacing his heart with a clock. So he lives and remains under the ...
Style: offbeat, exciting, surreal, serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: true love, love and romance, heroes, adventure, romance, obsessive quest, escapades, imaginary, youth, emotionless, young heroes, love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, edinburgh scotland, canada
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Anomalisa (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.
Style: surreal, melancholic, depressing, psychological, cerebral ...
Plot: depression, sex, nightmare, existentialism, puppets, convention, love at first sight, loneliness, hotel, adultery, one night stand, cunnilingus ...
Time: 2000s
Place: cincinnati ohio
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I Married a Strange Person! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A newlywed develops a strange lump on his neck that gives him the ability to transform people or objects at will. His wife is very upset. Meanwhile, the CEO of Smilecorp learns of this man and his ability and sees a way to achieve world domination ...
Style: surreal, stylized, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural ability, on the run, wish come true, chases and races, couple relations, imaginary, couples, satellite, surrealism, newlyweds, sex, gore ...
Place: tokyo
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A Scanner Darkly (2006)
Genre: Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.
Style: psychological, psychedelic, surreal, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: undercover, drug abuse, surveillance, addiction, neo noir, working undercover, future dystopia, life is a bitch, losing-it hero, fighting crime, law enforcement, society ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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Alois Nebel (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A train dispatcher encounters a mute stranger who appears out of nowhere, and finds himself mysteriously involved with a murder in Poland. The end of the eighties in the twentieth century. Alois Nebel works as a dis­patcher at the small railway ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: surrealism, haunted by the past, rotoscoping, mysterious character, mystery, social misfits, uncover truth, crimes, misfit, society, life is a bitch, axe ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1989
Place: czechoslovakia, czech republic, prague, poland
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Coraline (2009)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, ...
Style: gothic, scary, surreal, dark, stylized ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: parallel world, adventure, parents and children, danger, family, save the day, young heroes, neighbor, estate, family relations, dream, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
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Whisper of the Heart (1995)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Shizuku lives a simple life, dominated by her love for stories and writing. One day she notices that all the library books she has have been previously checked out by the same person: 'Seiji Amasawa'. Curious as to who he is, Shizuku meets ...
Style: touching, sentimental, surreal, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: cat, imagination, coming of age, love, follow your dream, education, dream, high school student, writing, violin, book, library ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, japan, tokyo, asia, europe
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The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, touching, serious, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: coming of age, princess, bamboo, emperor, parents and children, in the woods, japanese woman, imaginary, youth, family relations, wooing, friendship ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Glitch in the Grid (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three artists struggling against the grid of society find spiritual renewal.
Style: serious, realistic, surreal, gloomy, offbeat ...
Plot: unemployment, introspection, hollywood, self discovery, cause and meaning, small town, society, unfulfillment, friendship, twentysomething life, religions or cults, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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The Tune (1992)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Del is a song writer for the obnoxious Mr. Mega, and in love with Didi, Mega's secretary. His quest to write a hit tune brings him to the wacky world of Flooby Nooby, where he just might learn to write songs from the heart.
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: music, urban, goofy hero, oldies, musician's life, surrealism, rising to stardom, friendship, showbiz, city life, artists and showbiz, rescue ...
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