Movies like Pink Floyd The Wall

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Pink Floyd The Wall
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: surreal, disturbing, psychological, stylized, psychedelic, atmospheric, serious, dark, gloomy, lyrical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, rebellion, childhood, isolation, teacher, drugs, insanity, dreams, surrealism, hotel, violence, school, depression, rock, musician's life, rock and roll, blood, storytelling, loneliness, psychology, sexualized violence, cult, fascism, drug abuse, performer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s
Place: england, europe
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It's Such a Beautiful Day
Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
USA
62 min.
 8.3
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Japan
90 min.
 8.3
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Most similar movies to Pink Floyd The Wall

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, stylized, talky and enigmatic films with plots about storytelling, dialogue, catastrophe, loneliness, mentor, creativity and life philosophy mostly in Drama, Animation and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pink Floyd The Wall: American Pop (1981), Quadrophenia (1979), It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012), Waking Life (2001), Millennium Actress (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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American Pop
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, psychedelic, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: music, music business, jazz, jewish, musician's life, drugs, rock and roll, parents and children, rock, violence, wizards, brutality ...
Time: 1960s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: europe, russia, usa, italy, new york ...
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Quadrophenia
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the 1973 rock opera album of the same name by The Who, this is the story of 60s teenager Jimmy. At work he slaves in a dead-end job. While after, he shops for tailored suits and rides his scooter as part of the London Mod scene.
Style: bleak, stylized, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: working class, motorcycle, music, coming of age, rock, rock and roll, rebellion, drug abuse, adolescence, drugs, hotel, estrangement ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1965
Place: england, london, europe, scotland, brighton ...
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It's Such a Beautiful Day
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: surreal, dark humor, atmospheric, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: immortality, surrealism, mental illness, existentialism, life & death, life, death, introspection, dreams, loneliness, storytelling, art ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
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    User:   76%
 
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Waking Life
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: talky, stylized, surreal, clever, serious ...
Plot: philosophy, existentialism, imagination, metaphysics, surrealism, storytelling, destiny, memory, dreams, human nature, life philosophy, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
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System:   78%
    User:   65%
 
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
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, atmospheric, stylized, surreal, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: insanity, apocalypse, violence, depression, end of the world, death, brutality, loneliness, a.i., psychology, giant robots, androids and robots ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo
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Millennium Actress
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, melancholic, surreal ...
Plot: actor's life, haunted by the past, life, chase, love story, loneliness, childhood, storytelling, artists and showbiz, love, art, life & death ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1950s, 1930s, 1960s ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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System:   71%
    User:   77%
 
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All That Jazz
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Joe Gideon is at the top of the heap, one of the most successful directors and choreographers in musical theater. But he can feel his world slowly collapsing around him - his obsession with work has almost destroyed his personal life, and only his ...
Style: surreal, stylized, gloomy, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: music, jazz, broadway, dance, death, hospital, performer's life, life & death, downfall, dancing, creativity, storytelling ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   70%
    User:   68%
 
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Lesson Faust
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, dark humor, serious ...
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    User:   71%
 
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The Doors
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The story of the famous and influential 1960's rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison.
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: music, drug abuse, rock and roll, addiction, music band, drugs, drug addiction, death, mentally unstable, insanity, artist, rock ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1966, 1940s ...
Place: california, usa, miami, paris france, venice beach california ...
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System:   67%
    User:   64%
 
Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade
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, dark, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, tragedy, dark hero, terrorism, storytelling, violent, twists & turns, future dystopia, alternate reality, brutality, secrets, firefly ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   58%
 
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The Congress
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: drugs, postmodernism, actor's life, existentialism, artists and showbiz, alone in the world, imaginary, alternate reality, obsession, utopia, creativity, life & death ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   75%
 
 6.6
 18K
Fame
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A chronicle of the lives of several teenagers who attend a New York high school for students gifted in the performing arts
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, epic, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, music, dance, dance school, performer's life, coming of age, dancing, follow your dream, rock, school, rising to stardom, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
Velvet Goldmine
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Almost a decade has elapsed since Bowiesque glam-rock superstar Brian Slade escaped the spotlight of the London scene. Now, investigative journalist Arthur Stuart is on assignment to uncover the truth behind the enigmatic Slade. Stuart, himself ...
Style: surreal, stylized, sexual, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: music, gay, homosexuality, rock, musician's life, rock and roll, male nudity, cross dressing, surrealism, rise and fall, celebrity culture, music business ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 19th century, year 1984
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   58%
 
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Style: bleak, psychological, serious, meditative, art house ...
Plot: music, drug abuse, rock, addiction, isolation, depression, death, suicide, storytelling, rock and roll, musician's life, existentialism ...
Place: seattle, usa
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    User:   55%
 
Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream That One Calls Human Life
Genre: Animation, Drama
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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, enigmatic ...
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Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
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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, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loneliness, human nature, suicide, homeless, introspection, mentor, life philosophy, hopes, hip hop, sex, fantasy world, depression ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, san francisco, israel, new orleans
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    User:   58%
 
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Bird
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Saxophone player Charlie Parker comes to New York in 1940. He is quickly noticed for his remarkable way of playing. He becomes a drug addict but his loving wife Chan tries to help him.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, reflective ...
Plot: jazz, music, addiction, drug abuse, drug addiction, drugs, tragedy, drugs/alcohol, musician's life, rock and roll, mozart, rags to riches ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   46%
 
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FLCL
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 151 min.
Story: In this 6-part mini-series, a 12-year old boy named Naota one day meets a strange woman, riding a Vespa and wielding a big guitar. As soon as she appears, mysterious things start happening.
Style: stylized, humorous, psychedelic, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, surrealism, high school, androids and robots, insanity, giant robots, storytelling, imaginary, imagination, stylish, visceral, crazy ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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System:   50%
    User:   42%
 
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Greedy Guts
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, dark humor, humorous ...
Plot: surrealism, mischievous children, obsession, pregnancy, imagination, parents and children, parenthood, visceral, splatter, fantasy world, brutality, insanity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   42%
 
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Control
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA, Australia, Japan, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Control is the biography of Joy Division lead singer Ian Curtis, taking his story from schoolboy days of 1973 to his suicide on the eve of the band's first American tour in 1980.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, stylized, serious, bleak ...
Plot: music, punk, depression, suicide, music band, loneliness, adultery, rock, drugs/alcohol, rock and roll, musician's life, life & death ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1980
Place: england, europe, northern england, manchester england
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System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
New York, New York
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: An egotistical saxophone player and a young singer meet on V-J Day and embark upon a strained and rocky romance, even as their careers begin a long uphill climb.
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: jazz, musician's life, music, crumbling marriage, happy ending, creativity, rising to stardom, period piece, character study, couple relations, pornography, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   47%
    User:   51%
 
The Illusionist
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, stylized, semi serious, melancholic, meditative ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: french, friendship, loneliness, coming of age, odd couple, father daughter relationship, performer's life, storytelling, depression, art, childhood, runaway ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1959
Place: france, england, scotland, big ben london, edinburgh scotland ...
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System:   46%
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Corpse Bride
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, stylized, dark humor, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Audience: preschoolers, date night
Plot: afterlife, dark fantasy, romance, storytelling, loneliness, corpse, transformation, village, shyness, goth, marriage, fish out of water ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, england
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System:   45%
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I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A disturbed,institutionalized 16-year-old girl struggles between fantasy and reality.
Style: surreal, serious, emotional, intense, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, psychiatry, doctors and patients, psychiatrist, mentor, runaway, childhood, visceral, women, idealism, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
Yellow Submarine
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, psychedelic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: music, adventure, good versus evil, submarine, fighting the system, surrealism, save the day, rock and roll, imaginary kingdom, rock, underwater, creativity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london, liverpool
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System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
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Tommy
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A psychosomatically deaf, dumb and blind boy becomes a master pinball player and the object of a religious cult.
Style: surreal, clever, offbeat, semi serious, psychedelic ...
Plot: surrealism, rock and roll, mute or deaf, rock, music, rise to the top, camp, pinball, self discovery, dysfunctional family, mute, christmas party ...
Place: england, europe
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System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
I Married a Strange Person!
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: surrealism, sex, gore, supernatural ability, splatter, male nudity, on the run, gratuitous violence, violence, pornography, wish come true, obsession ...
Place: tokyo
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System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut
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, cynical, witty, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, censorship, death, violence, buddies, foul language, sarcasm, mischievous children, irreverent, free speech, stupidity, pornography ...
Place: canada, colorado, usa
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System:   42%
    User:   48%
 

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Don't Come Knocking
Genre: Drama, Music
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK, USA
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Story: This sprawling, surrealist musical serves as an allegory for the pitfalls of capitalism, as it follows the adventures of a young coffee salesman in Europe.
Style: surreal, clever, semi serious, satirical, offbeat ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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