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, mental institution, restaurant, pursuit, taxi, lottery, girl, pop music, park, one against many, railway station, street, chase

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, stylized and captivating films with plots about love and romance, music, murder, dancing, society, artists and showbiz and family relations mostly in Drama, Musical and Romance genres. Some movies like Pop World: The Moving Creatures (2012), Love Me Do (2003), The Saviour (1992), The New Adventures of Heidi (1978), Hipsters (2008). 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: singing, recording studio, park, suicide, pedophilia, death, loss of son, restaurant, mother son relationship
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95%
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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.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: producer, musician, rock singer, autobiography, celebrity, star, belch, car bomb, symbolism, cultural icon, camera
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68%
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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: actor, amnesia, cow, electric shock, death of sister, poet, love, attempted rape, murder, class differences, injury, school teacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: operation, girl, restaurant, snow, christmas, nun, blindness, mother superior, convent
Place: alps, new york, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: date night, teens
Plot: youth, singing, politics, against the rules, love and romance, counterculture, subculture, rebellion, rock, adoption, state affairs, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: moscow russia, ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 42
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: producer, screenwriter, room, journalist, swimming pool, female nudity, hotel
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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: actor, producer, surrealism, director, film within a film, filmmaking, male nudity, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Booking (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Feature film.
Plot: suicide, poverty, exploitation, prostitute, producer, gay, male nudity, aspiring actor
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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, restaurant, economic crisis, kidnapping, sleeping, part time job, children, pistol, tv, sleeping in a car ...
Place: moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: storekeeper, ventriloquist dummy, dress, surrealism, absurdism, restaurant, phone booth, priest, music video, fortune teller, jukebox, shopkeeper ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 85
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 ...
Style: parody
Plot: satire, director cameo, filmmaking, producer, film producer, director, filmmaker, film festival
Place: edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The People Next Door (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seventies attempt at exposing the drug problems of suburban youth. Typical middle-class parents Wallach and Harris are horrified to discover that daughter Winters is strung out on LSD. They fight to expose the neighborhood pusher while struggling to ...
Plot: mental institution, lsd, drugs, parent child relationship, drug dealer, extramarital affair, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Railroad Man (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A railway stationmaster at a dying end-of-the-line village in Hokkaido is haunted by memories of his dead wife and daughter. When the railroad line is scheduled to be closed, he is offered a job at a hotel, but he is emotionally unable to part with ...
Plot: railway station, winter, coal mine, supernatural power, railway, doll, marriage, flashback, father daughter relationship
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Tommy (1975)
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: cult film, surreal, clever, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, murder, mute, christmas lights, christmas party, pinball, post war, christmas tree, pinball machine, presumed dead, family relations, world war two ...
Time: post world war two, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, starlet, audition, shooting, director, bathtub, gay interest, dancer, autograph, producer, manager, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Black Tights (1961)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Live scenes of Paris and a continuity Narrator link together four dramatic choreographies, all by Roland Petit: Carmen (1949), La croqueuse de diamants (1950), Deuil en 24 heures (1953), and Cyrano de Bergerac (1959).
Style: stylized, feel good, captivating, semi serious, realistic
Plot: artists and showbiz, music, gangsters, unfulfillment, dealing with death, love and romance, unfulfilled love, love triangle, theater, dance, omnibus, woman undressing ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sunday School Musical (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two competing groups of high school students must rally together and enter a song and dance competition in order to save their church from closing.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, church, follow your dream, lifestyle, music band, rivalry, friends, teachers and students, teenage love, ambition, save the day, choir ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Carmen in 3D (2011)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Passion, jealousy and betrayal take center stage at Londons Royal Opera House in a spectacular production of the worlds most popular opera. Bizets Carmen is packed with some of the best-loved and memorable music in all of opera. In this ...
Style: stylized, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: opera, rebelliousness, dishonesty, destructive relationship, murder, wooing, infidelity, betrayal, romance, couples, concert, strong female presence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Antonia (2006)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Determined to escape their poverty-stricken lives, four talented young women living on the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil, form an all-female rap group but find their road to success is riddled with sexism, racism, and violence. One by one, they ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: music band, hip hop, ambition, rising to stardom, prodigy, rise to the top, musician's life, friendship, society, music, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.3
 32K
Anand (1971)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Dr. Bhaskar Bannerjee struggles with his patients' suffering and the darkness and poverty he confronts daily. He treats cancer patient Anand , who upon learning of his impending death, determines to use the time he has left to the absolute ...
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, nostalgic
Plot: terminal illness, doctor, nurse, beach, hospital, tape recorder, cancer, power relations, charity, optimism, diary, untimely death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
I Could Go on Singing (1963)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jenny Bowman is a successful singer who, while on an engagement at the London Palladium, visits David Donne to see her son Matt again, spending a few glorious days with him while his father is away in Rome in an attempt to attain the family that she ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: adoption, singer, couples, family relations, orchestral, youth, love and romance, musician's life, artists and showbiz, single parent, lovers reunited, custody ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Out of Tune (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Brazil
Duration: 139 min.
Story: 'Slightly Out Of Tune' is about a group of friends who come of age during the political turmoil that plagued Brazil in the 1960's and 70's. Together, these musicians form a band called "Os Desafinados" and become a part ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: friendship, love triangle, rise to the top, ambition, fall in love, rivalry, desire for fame, society, rising to stardom, love and romance, youth, musician's life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 410
Greendale (2003)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Neil Young's "musical novel", telling the story of a family, the murder of a cop and the evolution of a young girl named Sun Green. This is not a concert film. YOung himself shot actors on locations on his native Northern California ...
Style: experimental, serious, realistic, captivating, biting ...
Plot: small town, social differences, parents and children, couple relations, family life, americana, culture clash, satire, society, journalism, music, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Where the Rainbow Ends (1999)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: Sweden
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Mikael Persson is about to realize his dream, a great musical with some of Sweden's foremost artists and with himself in the lead role. But just weeks before the premiere the Swedish Enforcement Authority knocks on the door and throws Michael ...
Plot: subterfuge, seven deadly sins, clothing store, psychiatric ward, gluttony, caravan, nightmare, surrealism, mannequin, time warp, prostitution, bankruptcy ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Fast Forward (1985)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eight young people from Ohio who are dancers, come to New York, to compete in a major talent competition. But when they get there, they learn that they have to wait some time before they take part in it. So they try to do their best to survive in ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, friends, couples, music band, coming of age, love and romance, contests and competitions, dancer's life, ambition, follow your dream, family relations, high school life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Breaking Glass (1980)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Breaking Glass is the story of punk singer Kate and her meteoric rise to stardom. Starting out in the rock pubs of London, Kate, assisted by her manager Danny, becomes a huge star overnight. Once at the top the pressure is immense as Kate's ...
Style: offbeat, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Plot: punk, punk rock, artists and showbiz, music, desire for fame, unfulfillment, rising to stardom, musician's life, showbiz, drug abuse, celebrity culture, rock ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 695
Cremaster 5 (1997)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Cremaster 5 (55 min, 1997) is a five-act opera (sung in Hungarian) set in late-ninteenth century Budapest. The last film in the series, Cremaster 5 represents the moment when the testicles are finally released and sexual differentiation is fully ...
Style: sexual, atmospheric, epic, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: unfulfillment, legends and myths, tragic love, redemption, human nature, introspection, theater, gender bending, love and romance, imaginary, hopes, opera ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 1K
Zoot Suit (1981)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Part fact and part fiction, Zoot Suit is the film version of Luis Valdez's critically acclaimed play, based on the actual Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940s Los Angeles. Henry Reyna is the leader of a group of ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: racism, murder, interracial relations, mexican american, heroes, protagonist as suspect, legal, fighting the system, dishonesty, confined, legal action, society ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Master, Mistress and Servant (1962)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A Zamindar neglects his wife and prefers the company of alcohol and dancing girls. The decadence of the Bangali Zamindar milieu and the raising bourgeoisie in the late 19th century, seen through the eyes of a young upward mobile rustic seeking ...
Style: gloomy, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: alcohol abuse, couples, social differences, fall in love, couple relations, bollywood, urban, love affair, parents and children, infidelity, crumbling marriage, master and servant ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, kolkata
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Banaras: A Mystic Love Story (2006)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Banaras: A Mystic Love Story is the name of an Indian Bollywood film directed by Pankaj Parashar released in 2006. The film takes place in the Hindu holy city of Varanasi (the city, once known as Banaras, serves as a destination for the pilgrimage ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere
Plot: orphan, hinduism, guru, family relations, social differences, love affair, culture clash, religions or cults, family problems, couples, romance, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%