Movies like Pop World

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Pop World (2005)
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Pop World (2005)
Original name: Попса
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Russia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: 18-year old girl, called Slavka, born in a small northern town, comes to Moscow - to become a singer or a real pop-star. She got no cash, but just the business card of one of the most famous music producer, called Larisa. But Slavka appears to be quite pushy, and gets herself on board Larisa. And suddenly psycho shock happens - 48-year old Larisa recognizes herself and her own youth in a teen age Slavka, who has the same fighter's nature...
Plot: producer, restaurant, lottery, girl, pop music, park, one against many, railway station, taxi, street

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and stylized films with plots about producer, singing, suicide, restaurant, dancing, dance and politics mostly in Drama, Musical and Romance genres. Some movies like Pop World: The Moving Creatures (2012), The New Adventures of Heidi (1978), Hipsters (2008), Love Me Do (2003), The Outcome (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Moving Creatures (2012)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three families, in three different situations, have to deal with a sudden change in their lives, caused by a loss or a re encounter. Three mothers sing their love for their children while facing difficult times. A film about affection on the borders ...
Style: anthology
Plot: death, singing, recording studio, pedophilia, suicide, restaurant, park, loss of son, mother son relationship
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95%
The New Adventures of Heidi (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Heidi leaves the mountains of Switzerland for a trip to New York City.
Plot: convent, nun, mother superior, girl, operation, restaurant, christmas, snow, blindness
Place: switzerland, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.1
 4K
Hipsters (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In this hit Russian musical, a group of friends flaunts Soviet authority in 1950s Moscow by embracing jazz. When Communist Mels falls for Polly, a free-spirited jazz fan, he risks losing his party membership by associating with her rebellious crew.
Style: captivating, stylized, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, politics, singing, counterculture, love and romance, rock, rebellion, adoption, state affairs, against the rules, communism, dance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: moscow russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Love Me Do (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A director decides to make a film about an old friend, musician, who died from drugs years ago and became known to the general public after his death. The present and the past confused in the mind of the director and the influences in his work.
Plot: musician, producer, cultural icon, symbolism, rock singer, camera, car bomb
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Outcome (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Film director Mikel de Garay and the attractive young producer Andrea Bilbao, who hide an obscure past, are going to make a film based on the latest novel by Rosendo Carballo, a successful writer with homosexual tendencies who has put an end to his ...
Plot: swimming pool, hotel, producer, female nudity, journalist, room, screenwriter
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
It Couldn't Happen Here (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pet Shop Boys Chris Lowe and Neil Tennant embark upon a journey across England - but which England? Is it the half-remembered England of their childhoods, or the brutal reality of Mrs Thatcher's late-eighties England? Along the way they come ...
Style: cult film
Plot: music video, fortune teller, breakfast, bed and breakfast, jukebox, pop music, landlady, restaurant, pier, shopkeeper, beach, priest ...
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53%
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La rabbia (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young director years old, lives with a girl. Active part of the Intellectual society, he represents perfectly the union between fear and determination, that changes deeply his way of understanding the world that surrounds him. His only aim is to ...
Plot: producer, director, actor, female nudity, male nudity, surrealism, film within a film, filmmaking
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7
Booking (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Feature film.
Plot: aspiring actor, producer, gay, male nudity, suicide, poverty, exploitation, prostitute
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Long Shot (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A budding Scottish film producer tries to get his ambitious Aberdeen-set western financed, and while he attracts some major stars and directors to the film he finds that with their support come more and more script changes... Filmed around the 1977 ...
Plot: satire, director cameo, director, filmmaking, film producer, producer, film festival, filmmaker
Place: edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
 114
Vanechka (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young girl dreaming to become an actress goes through hell with an orphan baby on her hands. The whole world seems to be against her. She meets the love of her life when there is no one to stand by her.
Plot: love, adoption, children's home, kidnapping, priest, car, sleeping, taxi driver, economic crisis, fountain, part time job, newspaper ...
Place: moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 46K
Cabaret (1972)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles and an impish emcee sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force.
Style: stylized, sentimental, serious, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: cabaret, political unrest, transvestism, love triangle, opposites attract, fascism, politics, bisexuality, culture clash, german, state affairs, world war two ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 19
Boy Toys (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Laruang Lalake is a realist film that portrays the workers within the Filipino gay film industry and their personal stories - from the naughty to the gritty, from the horny to the hopeful. The film weaves the journey of ambitious probinsyano actor ...
Plot: lgbt, interview, kiss, director, autograph, gay interest, producer, audition, film within a film, smoking, starlet, poor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Downtown: A Street Tale (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of street kids find that the only way to make it through the day is to hold onto their dreams while their reality is eating out of dumpsters, turning tricks and squatting in abandoned buildings.
Plot: inner city, homelessness, street, street life, drugs, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Father of My Children (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gregoire Canvel has everything a man could want: a wife he loves, three delightful children and his dream job - he is a film producer. Discovering talented filmmakers and developing films that fit his conception of the cinema, free and true to life, ...
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: filmmaking, family relations, couple relations, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, family problems, unfulfillment, showbiz, family life, family in crisis, jazz, grief ...
Place: france, europe, sweden, italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 440
Johanna (2005)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Hungary
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Johanna, a young drug addict, falls into a deep coma after an accident. Doctors miraculously manage to save her from death's doorstep. Touched by grace, Johanna cures patients by offering her body. The head doctor is frustrated by her continued ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, sexual, offbeat, serious ...
Plot: old man, hospital, opera, morphine, prostitute, fire, wheelchair, superhuman powers, doctors and patients, sexual relations, drug abuse, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.2
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Babymother (1998)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A single mother determined to make it as a singer puts together an all girl reggae group named Neeta, Sweeta, & Nastie with her friends. Living in a housing project with little support, the odds are obviously against her. Emotionally she ...
Plot: playing pool, friendship, father son relationship, little girl, mother daughter relationship, girl group, black british, council estate, babysitting, stage, friendship between women, singer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.5
 42
Good to Go (1986)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being misled by the police about a rape and murder near a popular Washington, D.C. Go-Go club, a jaded journalist begins digging into the establishment's racist framework.
Plot: journalism, drug abuse, music, gang, racism, false accusation, journalist, murder, rape
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
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NY Export: Opus Jazz (2010)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Shot on location in New York City and starring an ensemble cast of New York City Ballet dancers, NY Export: Opus Jazz takes Jerome Robbins‘ 1958 “ballet in sneakers” and reimagines it for a new generation in this scripted adaptation. After ...
Plot: no dialogue, dancing, jazz, ballet, dance
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The Saviour (1992)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Aapadbandhavudu is a 1992 Telugu film. It was the third collaboration between actor Chiranjeevi and director K. Viswanath after Shubhalekha and Swayamkrushi. The movie won critical acclaim, especially for Chiranjeevi, who received the Nandi Award ...
Plot: death of sister, tragic event, cow, class differences, cattle, attempted rape, village, false accusation, love, murder, poet, electric shock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Beautiful Blue Danube (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Serbia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Luxurious Danube river cruiser "Kriemhild", on a 2 day tour from Vienna to Belgrade. The ship "Kriemhild" is a floating sin city. Exhausted, unhappy, frustrated people from western Europe come here to "relax" and ...
Plot: one night, husband wife relationship, drinking, rich man poor woman, ballet, romanian, german accent, older man younger man relationship, oral sex, sex trade, cabaret, religious fanatic ...
Place: europe, belgrade, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 136
Acropole (1996)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany, Bulgaria, Greece
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Akropol is a musical by Pantelis Voulgaris about the set of a theatre in Athens and the people trying to make their way in the show business. The movie claimed the Music Award in the Valencia Festival, and also the Directing Award in the Cairo ...
Plot: actor, dancing, success, stage, diva, theater, singing, cross dressing, drunkenness, child star, replacement
Time: 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.9
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Nagara Haavu (1972)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 184 min.
Story: This is the tale of an angry young man with flavours of Teacher-student relationship, the stubbornness of Ramachari (protagonist) and his attempts at having a romantic relationship.
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sacrifice, suicide, anger, teacher, anti hero, teacher student relationship, love, prostitute, tragedy, interracial romance, arranged marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 160
I Am a Groupie (1970)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A bored teenage girl decides that she wants to meet rock stars, and the best way to do that is to become a groupie. She finds herself going on the road with a rock band called Opal Butterfly, and soon discovers that being a rock band's groupie ...
Plot: groupie, music, group sex, exploitation, female nudity, drugs, male full rear nudity, rock band, rock music, foursome
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Stiffelio (2012)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Part of Tutto Verdi series - Stiffelio (2012) Parma. 'Stiffelio' is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi, from an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. The origin of this was the novel “Le pasteur d’hommes”, by Émile ...
Plot: opera live performance, italian opera, betrayal, forgiveness, duel, cemetery, live performance, stage performance, religion, opera
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Confrontation (1969)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Hungary
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Paralleling the dramatic student protests and riots that were exploding across the world in the 1960s at the time the film was made, The Confrontation is a story of protest and rebellion in 1947 Hungary when the Communist Party have just taken ...
Plot: college, rebellion, hungarian, confrontation, protest, student, communist, debate, marxism, communism, song, water ...
Time: year 1947
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 423
Kamaladalam (1992)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Nandagopan (Mohanlal) is a respected dance teacher at the Kerala Kala Mandiram (alluding to the famed Kerala Kalamandalam repertory which performs Kerala's temple arts). However, his wife Sumangala (Parvathi) commits suicide, causing him to ...
Plot: loss of wife, death of protagonist, dance teacher, main character dies, poisoning, dance, dance performance, dancing, dancer, suicide
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.4
 2K
Bharatham (1991)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Bharatham (Malayalam: ഭരതം) is a 1991 musical-drama Malayalam film written by A. K. Lohithadas, directed by Sibi Malayil, and produced by Mohanlal under the banner of Pranavam Arts. It stars Mohanlal, Urvashi, Nedumudi Venu, Lakshmi, and ...
Plot: singer, secret, death of brother, brother brother relationship, drunkenness, musician, concert, photograph
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 253
Boris Godounov (1989)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: France, Spain, Yugoslavia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zulawski tackles Modest Mussorgsky’s famous opera about the bloody battle for ascendancy to the throne of Russia in the 17th-century! With a score conducted by Mstislav Rostropovich, Zulawski adds extra layers of devilish meta-textual ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: russian history, opera, coronation, murder, surrealism
Time: 16th century, 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 210
Baal (1982)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 64 min.
Story: 1982 BBC production of Bertholt Brecht's play Baal, starring and with music by David Bowie. Baal was the first full-length play written by the German modernist playwright Bertolt Brecht. It concerns a wastrel youth who becomes involved in ...
Plot: betrayal, genius, womanizer, suicide, affair, poet, debauchery, suicidal, death of protagonist, brawl
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Nothing Factory (2017)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Portugal
Duration: 177 min.
Story: One night, a group of workers realises that the administration is stealing machines and raw materials from their own factory. As they organize to survey the equipment and block the relocation of production, they are forced to stand at their posts ...
Plot: factory, environment, worker, ecology, loss of job, aquarium, dead rabbit, campfire, phone ringing, capitalism, shopping mall, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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