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Flights in Dreams and in Reality (1983)
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Flights in Dreams and in Reality (1983)
Original name: Полеты во сне и наяву
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: love triangle, psychological drama, engineer, loser, middle aged man, film set, car, train, railway, young girl

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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, nudity (full frontal - brief), guitar playing, smoking after sex, playing guitar, female nudity, male nudity
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Gisela (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gisela is a young wife and mother, living in a working class German Housing Scheme. She is a supermarket cashier, her husband a delivery driver. The marriage is stale but together they are working their way up into the middle class. George and ...
Plot: love triangle, female director, salesman, extramarital affair, supermarket, sex in toilet, male nudity, sex, female nudity, masturbation, cheating wife, sexless marriage ...
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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 ...
Style: suspense
Plot: love, faith, destiny, love triangle, vodka, estate, melancholy, bitterness, grief, drinking alcohol, doctor, professor ...
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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 ...
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Vystrel (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After receiving a slap in the face, Officer Silvio challenges the offending Count to a duel. However, urgent circumstances force the officer to leave, leaving the right to shoot. After many years, on the eve of the Count’s wedding, Silvio returns ...
Plot: russian army, challenge, insult, shooting, nobility, duel, code of honor
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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South of Reno (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a drab desert town, some 200 miles south of Reno, an indecisive man with an unfaithful wife dreams of someday, someday, taking charge of his drifting life.
Plot: drunk driving, dysfunctional marriage, gossip, loneliness, mobile home, watching a movie, reno nevada, gun, psychological drama, cheating wife, motel, loser ...
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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, runaway train, love affair, truck, rain, engineer, chase, drunk, jealousy, tank, friend, fight ...
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The Voice (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
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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, ...
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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, sincere, psychological ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 80 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
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Plot: guilt, alienation, pen pal, middle aged man, peasant, redemption, village, couple relations, family relations, mother son relationship, criminal, countryside ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
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Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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The Stationmaster's Wife (1977)
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Country: West Germany
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 111 min.
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