Movies like Flights in Dreams and in Reality

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Flights in Dreams and in Reality (1983)
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Flights in Dreams and in Reality (1983)
Original name: Polyoty vo Sne i Nayavu
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the eve of his fortieth anniversary Sergei Makarov looks back at his life and learns that he has achieved nothing. He was not able to be happy and to bring happiness to the closest people in his life, neither to his long-suffering wife nor young mistress nor friends nor work... It is about the men who never grew up and could not find themselves in the time of stagnation – gifted, charming, but infantile and lost, they never were able to realize themselves...
Plot: car, love triangle, train, railway, engineer, young girl, loser, middle aged man, film set

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Most similar movies to Flights in Dreams and in Reality

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and ironic films with plots about train, love triangle, love, male nudity, engineer, flashback and railway mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Flights in Dreams and in Reality: The Sunrise (1964), Everything for Sale (1969), Giraffes (2013), Green Fish (1997), Uncle Vanya (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Sunrise (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A train driver has a rival in his godson for his wife. During a crisis on the train, he refuses to kill him or let him die in a crash.
Plot: train, love affair, rain, drunk, runaway train, love, chase, friend, fight, jealousy, truck, tank ...
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95%
Everything for Sale (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Wajda's homage to Zbigniew Cybulski, the "Polish James Dean" who starred in the director's ASHES AND DIAMONDS and died young. The movie follows the tribulations of a director attempting to make a movie with a Cybulski-like star ...
Plot: actor, death, director, film within a film, railway, replacement, filmmaker, film set, filmmaking
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85%
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Giraffes (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Panama, Cuba, Colombia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lía and Manuel live illegally in a closed house. Tania, trying to regain her rights over the space that her uncle left her, intends to evict them. But the couple is not ready to leave and Tania decides to retrench on the top floor of the house. The ...
Plot: love triangle, shower, female nudity, smoking after sex, playing guitar, male nudity
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74%
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Green Fish (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Returning home and finding his town drastically changed, a former soldier falls in with gangsters.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: train, village life, gangsters, siblings relations, crimes, heroes, crime, friends, love triangle, soldier, homecoming, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Uncle Vanya (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Andrei Konchalovsky’s Uncle Vanya surely has the greatest claim as the best screen adaptation of a Chekhov play. Featuring brooding and articulate performances, especially from Sergei Bondarchuk as Doctor Astrov and gorgeous cinematography that ...
Plot: love, faith, midlife crisis, unrequited love, relative, professor, doctor, drinking alcohol, vodka, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, old house, love triangle ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Nayak: The Hero (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A matinee idol is going by train to collect an acting award. On the train, he is confronted by a journalist who somewhat unwillingly starts to take his interview. Arindam, won over by Aditi's naivete, starts to disclose his past, his fears and ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic
Plot: train, train ride, love and romance, artists and showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, introspection, media, celebrity, film set, interview, money ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: india, new delhi
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68%
We, the Undersigned (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: While a newly-built industrial bakery can produce bread, a three-person committee refused to sign acceptance documents citing numerous deficiencies. Lyonya Shindin, who works for a construction company, which built the bakery, follows the committee ...
Plot: construction, committee, industry, politics, train, construction worker, taking off shoes, pantyhose
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66%
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Nostalgia (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The Russian poet Andrei Gorchakov, accompanied by guide and translator Eugenia, is traveling through Italy researching the life of an 18th-century Russian composer. In an ancient spa town, he meets the lunatic Domenico, who years earlier had ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, gloomy, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: dream, culture clash, redemption, writer's life, water, memory, fish out of water, save the world, countryside, poet, cliche, couples ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: italy, russia, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Kreutzer Sonata (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A revelatory discussion on a train. Based on Leo Tolstoy's novel of the same name.
Plot: gypsy, dysfunctional marriage, piano lesson, children, fainting, remorse, stranger, tragic event, male female relationship, indifference, acquittal, hysteria ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Sukitomo (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Drama following a young boxer Tomokazu and his relationship with his best friend Yoshiko and sister Misao as while he's training for an important match. His sister and friend have always been there for him, supporting him, but Tomokazu is about ...
Plot: love triangle, secret love, sibling relationship, childhood friends, childhood friend, brother sister relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Traffic Officer (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A comic drama about a permanently going duel between Traffic Officer and powerful businessman.
Plot: policeman uniform, traffic policeman, car, uniform, road accident, road, car damage
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62%
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Warszawa (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On an ordinary winter's day, various people from outside Warsaw come to the Polish capital city for different reasons. They all have something to deal with, and their paths eventually intertwine.
Plot: car, flamenco, false memory, daughter, blackmail, thief, hitchhiking, train, car accident, giraffe, resistance fighter, big city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Stop Train 349 (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Roaring across the danger zone of europe...A sealed international express, with a human cargo that can explode a continent!
Plot: cold war, train, border, refugee, train ride, stowaway, iron curtain, manhunt
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Stationmaster's Wife (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 201 min.
Story: The lackluster and plodding Bolweiser has the (mis)fortune to be married to the town's siren; his trusting nature leads him into serious trouble when she beds nearly every available guy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: destructive relationship, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, manipulations, couples, family problems, dishonesty, love triangle, infidelity, sexual relations, couple relations, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Nautilus (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This life period of the main character Felix (L. Lutvinsky) coincides with rather complicated period of country history Chernenko dies, Gorbachev succeeds him, then Ligachev criticizes Eltsin, county is reined by deficit, backstairs influence, ...
Plot: janitor, tv set, father, engineer, death of brother, friend, afghanistan veteran, brother sister relationship
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
At the First Breath of Wind (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Using few words and gorgeous imagery, this is a poetic painting of a family, each in their own space on an August afternoon.
Plot: river, piano, sleeping, old man, train, countryside, summer, nightmare, dream, villa, water, redhead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Bride (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the famous play "Bodas de sangre" (Blood Wedding) by Federico García Lorca, La novia tells the story of a passionate love triangle. A bride leaves her groom, no longer able to withstand the surging desires of her lover, Leonordo.
Plot: love triangle, love affair, family feud, horse, wedding, infidelity, female nudity, sex outside, cheating fiancee, big breasts, sex scene, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Until a Man Lives (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 80 min.
Plot: patient, colleague, nurse, doctor, engineer, inventor, husband, wife, hospital, secretary
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Kamen Rider Den-O & Kiva: Climax Deka (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Set after the events of Kamen Rider Den-O, Ryoutaro and the DenLiner gang have set up a detective agency called the DenLiner Police who seek to keep the Imagin that survived the Junction Point in check after an Imagin stole a spare Den-O Pass from ...
Plot: yakuza, time travel, police, train, masked superhero
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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I Am Maria (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a strange friendship between 11 years old Maria and an older man Jon.
Plot: young girl, painter, friendship, small town, female nudity, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Tracks (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A soldier returns from Vietnam on special assignment, accompanying the body of his friend by train to California for burial. During the trip, he falls in love with a gentle college student. But their relationship is shattered by his flashbacks to ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, train, homecoming, friendship, friends, battles, psychopath, mental illness, college, military, war, buddies ...
Place: vietnam, california, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Bengali Night (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Allan (Hugh Grant) is an engineer working in 1930s Calcutta. He is invited to stay with the family of his boss, Narendra Sen (Soumitra Chatterjee) which includes his wife, Indira (Shabana Azmi) and daughter Gayatri (Supriya Pathak). Gayatri and ...
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Red Snowball Tree (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A former thief is released from a prison. He tries to start a new life with his penfriend - a good village woman, but his past doesn't let him go.
Style: thought provoking, ironic, disturbing, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: guilt, pen pal, alienation, redemption, peasant, middle aged man, village, mother son relationship, criminal, couple relations, family relations, male female relationship ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Guard (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Young soldiers of the Soviet Internal Troops are brutally bullied during their time of Dedovshchina(hazing). The plot unfolds mostly on board of a prisoner transport rail car guarded by a unit of paramilitary conscripts.
Plot: soldier, violence, train, escape, brutality, male nudity, murder, sauna, kill, prisoner transport, train ride, firearm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Pointsman (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman gets off a train by mistake and finds herself stranded alone with a peculiar man who doesn't even speak her language.
Style: offbeat, surreal, sexual, realistic, tense ...
Plot: train, isolation, couples, confined, romance, odd couple, opposites attract, culture clash, language barrier, railway, sex, female full frontal nudity ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Family Circle (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 83 min.
Plot: student, restaurant, wife, husband, engineer, loneliness, children, single woman, daughter, parents, groom, secretary ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Black and White (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Juha is a sales manager of a refrigerator company. His perfect-looking family and glittering array of modern kitchen appliances have just been featured in a magazine article, but in reality Juha is a womanising chauvinist more at home on the road ...
Plot: model, secretary, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, love triangle, male nudity, marriage, husband wife relationship, flashback, dancing, volvo, adultery, 19 year old ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Cyrano de Bergerac (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 176 min.
Story: As incomparable in swordplay and wordplay as he is, the gallant soldier, philosopher, and poet Cyrano de Bergerac is as timid as a schoolboy before the fair Roxanne. Derek Jacobi delivers an electrifying award-winning portrayal of Rostand's ...
Plot: poet, love triangle, self sacrifice, love, loneliness, unrequited love, handicap, obsessive love
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Sand Castle (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two boys are on an unplanned vacation by foot. They meet a girl who has nothing but a bikini under her coat. She says her cloths were stolen while she was bathing. She joins their company. They steel cloths for her. There is a little kissing with ...
Plot: love triangle, hiking, kiss, bikini, mental disorder, concentration camp, escape, vacation, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Girl Behind the Mirror (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Plot: love triangle, older man younger woman relationship, female protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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