Movies like Pink Floyd The Wall

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Pink Floyd The Wall (1982)
 8.0
 70K
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, stylized, atmospheric, gloomy, serious, captivating, avant garde ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music, isolation, rock, teacher, racial slur, nightmare, police brutality, wall, hallucinations, childhood, rebellion, dreams, youth, confined, family relations, misfit, performer's life, suicide attempt, parents and children, star, injustice, life is a bitch, nazism, addiction, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 50s, 40s
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, atmospheric and melancholic films with plots about storytelling, surrealism, dialogue, dreams, art, creativity and imagination mostly in Animation, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Pink Floyd The Wall: Suicide Room (2011), American Pop (1981), Waking Life (2001), Yellow Submarine (1968), Millennium Actress (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
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Suicide Room (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Dominik is an ordinary boy. He's got loads of friends, the hottest girl in school, rich parents and money to spend on brand-name clothes. But one innocent kiss with a mate changes everything. He begins to isolate himself from the outside world, ...
Style: bleak, captivating, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: isolation, suicide, teenage boy, addiction, escape from reality, self destructing, fictional reality, youth, humiliation, teenage life, life is a bitch, computers and web ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 4K
American Pop (1981)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, 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, sentimental, realistic, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: music, jazz, drug dealing, folk music, stock footage, heroin addiction, jazz band, music hall, songwriter, music business, family relations, rock ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 20s, 1960s ...
Place: russia, new york, europe, san francisco, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.8
 57K
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, clever, offbeat, surreal, talky ...
Plot: philosophy, existentialism, nightmare, dream, imagination, human nature, bohemian life, encounter, daydreamer, imaginary, hopes, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, power relations, love and romance, master and servant, boarding school life, crimes, siblings relations, eccentric family, love triangle, mind game, haunted by the past, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, twist ending, surreal, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mecha, philosophy, loneliness, insanity, violence, youth, apocalypse, androids and robots, space wars, good versus evil, self discovery, pilot ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: witty, humorous, psychedelic, colourful, absurd ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: music, submarine, the beatles, adventure, fighting the system, surrealism, anti war, invasion, fantasy world, good versus evil, underwater, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, liverpool, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, gloomy, offbeat, realistic, serious ...
Plot: actress, actor's life, love and romance, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, unfulfilled love, director, longing, lifestyle, retired, haunted by the past, lovers apart ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 3K
$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, humorous, touching, offbeat, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: introspection, human nature, hopes, social misfits, self discovery, society, loneliness, suicide, break up, male nudity, meaning of life, repossession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, san francisco, israel, new orleans, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 7.5
 3K
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, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: surrealism, deal with the devil, philosophy, puppet, clay, supernatural ability, devil, good versus evil, redemption, supernatural, aging, afterlife ...
Place: prague, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, gloomy, thought provoking ...
Plot: immortality, surrealism, hospital, illness, divorced parents, nightmare, mental illness, hopes, direction and purpose, introspection, death of parent, mental instability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 16K
The Congress (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel, Germany, Poland, Luxembourg, Belgium, France, USA
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, mind bending, thought provoking ...
Plot: life is a bitch, lifestyle, moral dilemma, aging, society, innocence lost, postmodernism, cyberspace, one last job, filmmaking, lookalikes, actor's life ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: bleak, stylized, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: little red riding hood, terrorism, political unrest, heroes, danger, intrigue, society, beast, rivalry, deadly, life is a bitch, politics ...
Place: japan, tokyo, germany, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: stylized, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: magical, magician, friendship, loneliness, coming of age, age difference, odd couple, french, art, stage, imagination, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1959, 1950s
Place: england, france, scotland, edinburgh scotland, glasgow scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: psychedelic, psychological, surreal, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: drug abuse, undercover, neo noir, addiction, losing-it hero, law enforcement, fighting crime, future dystopia, surveillance, split personality, schizophrenia, unfulfillment ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.7
 60K
Paprika (2006)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patient's dreams is stolen, all hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist can stop it: Paprika.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, surreal, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: surveillance, villain, investigation, mermaid, mental illness, abuse, jealousy, deception, betrayal, fairy, dream, guilt ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 58K
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: melancholic, atmospheric, depressing, psychological, meditative ...
Plot: depression, sex, nightmare, existentialism, love at first sight, loneliness, infidelity, drinking, philosophy, life philosophy, adaptation, obsession ...
Time: 2000s
Place: cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, cerebral ...
Audience: kids
Plot: terminal illness, monster, dark fantasy, childhood, imagination, family, nightmare, bullying, part animation, life & death, truth, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 8K
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, emotional, stylized, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: jazz, deportation, pianist, love and romance, romance, music, artists and showbiz, relationship vs career, hopes, couple relations, follow your dream, immigrants ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 40s
Place: cuba, usa, latin america, las vegas, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, stylized, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: disorder, music, artists and showbiz, imaginary, part animation, fantasy becomes reality, surrealism, pop music
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, witty, cynical, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: death, gay slur, hypocrisy, elementary school, child swearing, satan, atheist, friends who hate each other, mischievous children, heaven and hell, parody, child abuse ...
Place: canada, usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.7
 171K
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: surreal, gothic, scary, dark, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: parallel world, adventure, dark fantasy, parents and children, danger, family, young heroes, imagination, save the day, neighbor, dream, secret place ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 6K
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, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: baby, disorder, couples, fairy, youth, parents and children, couple relations, babies and infants, mischievous children, love and romance, family relations, nosy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: exciting, offbeat, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: love and romance, true love, adventure, youth, heroes, obsessive quest, escapades, romance, love, emotionless, street kid, young heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, edinburgh scotland, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.4
 221K
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, melancholic, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: date night, preschoolers
Plot: dark fantasy, afterlife, corpse, supernatural, shyness, tombs and skeletons, supernatural romance, romance, marriage, fiance fiancee relationship, loneliness, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 1K
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: realistic, gloomy, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: surrealism, crimes, misfit, society, mysterious character, mystery, life is a bitch, uncover truth, social misfits, haunted by the past, axe, rotoscoping ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1989
Place: czechoslovakia, prague, czech republic, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 25K
The Red Turtle (2016)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Japan, Poland, Netherlands, Hungary, UK, Germany, China, Thailand, Italy, Denmark, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The dialogue-less film follows the major life stages of a castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds.
Style: atmospheric, meditative, enigmatic, colourful, bleak ...
Plot: loneliness, raft, sea turtle, deserted island, survival, isolation, island, solitude, flood, nature, ocean, beach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Day of the Crows (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a cabin of the deep of the forest, a child and his father leas a wild and hard life in utmost isolation. The child grows up fearing and admiring his father, with the ghosts haunting the forest as his only companions. Until the day he discovers ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: village, ghost, disorder, supernatural, coming of age, isolation, single parent, youth, misfit, life turned upside down, family relations, in the woods ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: realistic, sincere, atmospheric, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: unemployment, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, hopes, cause and meaning, small town, religions or cults, friends, bad trip, friendship, twentysomething life, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Waltz with Bashir (2008)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, 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, psychological, stylized, disturbing ...
Plot: massacre, nightmare, haunted by the past, dog, soldier, memory loss, corpse, army, war, genocide, guilt, politics ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: israel, lebanon, middle east, palestine, beirut lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Heavy Traffic (1973)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An "underground" cartoonist contends with life in the inner city, where various unsavory characters serve as inspiration for his artwork.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, surreal, disturbing ...
Plot: sexual dysfunction, racism, virgin, pinball, sexual frustration, surrealism, marijuana, sex, misfit, urban, society, working class ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%