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Visitor of a Museum (1989)
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Visitor of a Museum (1989)
Original name: Посетитель музея
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 136 min.
Story: It is the future, the world is in ruins and a large portion of the population consists of deformed mutants living in reservations. In this world a man decides to spend his vacation visiting the ruins of a museum that is now buried under the sea.
Plot: post apocalypse, sea, religion, destiny, museum, underwater, down syndrome, messiah, surrealism, symbolism

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, bleak, thought provoking and philosophical films with plots about surrealism, post apocalypse, female nudity, religion, loneliness, survival and apocalypse mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Romance genres. Some movies like Visitor of a Museum: Dead Man's Letters (1986), Stalker (1979), Possibility of an Island (2008), Late August at the Hotel Ozone (1967), Johnny Shortwave (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dead Man's Letters (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a world after the nuclear apocalypse a scholar helps a small group of children and adults survive, staying with them in the basement of the former museum of history. In his mind he writes letters to his son — though it is obvious that they will ...
Plot: post apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, death, gas mask, old man, mass destruction, letter, explosion, church, apocalypse, orphan, tragedy ...
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Stalker (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Near a gray and unnamed city is the Zone, a place guarded by barbed wire and soldiers, and where the normal laws of physics are victim to frequent anomalies. A Stalker guides two men into the Zone, specifically to an area in which deep seeded ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, art house, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: stalker, scientist, wish come true, russian, cause and meaning, surrealism, future dystopia, human nature, post apocalypse, society, escapades, heaven and hell ...
Place: russia
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Possibility of an Island (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: La Possibilité d'une île is a 2008 film directed by Michel Houellebecq, loosely based on his 2005 novel The Possibility of an Island.
Plot: humanity, neurology, existentialism, afterlife, post apocalypse, dog, religion, guru, dna, sect, meaning of life, drinking water ...
Time: 2000s
Place: belgium
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40%
Late August at the Hotel Ozone (1967)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A troupe of young women on post-apocalyptic earth are lead around by a mistress born before the war, eventually stumbling into the company of a lonely old man.
Plot: survival, feminist, post apocalyptic, animal abuse, cow, gramophone, snake, surrealism, post apocalypse, old man, dead animal, killing an animal ...
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38%
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Johnny Shortwave (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Story: A resistance movement rises against a totalitarian regime.
Plot: surrealism, evil corporation, food shortage, police
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35%
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The Noah (1975)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Noah, the sole remaining survivor on our planet after a nuclear holocaust, finds himself unable to to accept his unique predicament. To cope with his loneliness, he creates an imaginary companion, then a companion for his companion and finally an ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: nuclear war, hallucination, rain, politics, betrayal, politician, nuclear holocaust, surrealism, hearing voices, radio broadcast, teacher, world war two ...
Time: future
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33%
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Svart hav (1980)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a dystopian future set in the northern part of Norway, a big corporation have stripped the sea of fish leaving locals without food and income.
Style: social realism, futuristic
Plot: survival, sea, fishing, fisherman, starvation, small community
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Distant Thunder (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Patty is lying awake one night in a church basement, distraught and scared. She is to be executed the next morning for refusing to take the Mark of the Beast. Patty knows what lies ahead if she takes the mark but can still not believe in Christ.When ...
Style: christian film
Plot: guillotine, minister, preacher, religious persecution, bible prophecy, christian, religion
Time: future
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Split (1989)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sci-fi story about a man (Timothy Dwight) on the run from a Big Brother-like security force.
Plot: drug, critic, conspiracy, cyberpunk, art, dumpster, surrealism, cafe, disguise, female nudity
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The Man from Ruin (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a series of unexpected UFO crash landings on the planet Earth, a large portion of life slowly and mysteriously went extinct. We follow a man that struggles for survival, as he gathers items needed for the impending winter. Outside of personal ...
Style: philosophical
Plot: survival, end of the world, voice recording, extinction, abandoned building, alone, loneliness, winter, post apocalypse, beer
Time: future
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30%
Amphibian Man (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: People living at the seashore town are frightened by reports about the unknown creature called "the sea devil." Nobody knows what it is, but it's really a son of a doctor Salvator. The doctor performed a surgery on his son and now ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, thought provoking, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: underwater, hidden identity, superhuman powers, swimming, social misfits, love and romance, lovers apart, romance, unfulfilled love, tragic love, greed, mermaid ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: seaport
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29%
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 143
Anti-Clock (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A complex and fascinating experimental exploration of time and identity. ‘Anti-Clock is a film of authentic, startling originality. Brilliantly mixing cinema and video techniques, Arden and Bond have created a movie that captures the anxiety and ...
Plot: suicide, video surveillance, psychiatry, surrealism, female nudity
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29%
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Centrespread (1981)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The story of a photographer's struggle in the glamorous world of nude modelling.
Plot: photographer, beach, body painting, coast, totalitarianism, female full frontal nudity, sex, female nudity, erotica, love, ocean, sea
Time: future
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
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28%
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final ...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, sentimental, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, a.i., future dystopia, adoption, destiny, global warming, adventure, parenthood, parents and children, human relationship, society ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
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27%
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 102
Bipedalism (2005)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Netherlands, Russia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The main character is crazy about about depicting various anomalies in art. Accidentally he finds a cinematography archive which makes him advance a completely new theory on the reasons why humans became bipedal. Yufit proceeds with the plot by ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: experiment, modern art, anthropology, theory, deformity, filmmaker, surrealism, ape, chimpanzee, evolution, psychoanalysis, mutation ...
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26%
 6.7
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Silent Running (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for ...
Style: captivating, serious, light, tragic ending, surprise ending ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, robot, environmentalism, greenhouse, biosphere, androids and robots, destiny, deadly, fighting the system, battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Ugly Swans (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia, France, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the near future, writer Victor Banev gets himself on a UN commission to investigate what's going on in the remote town of Tashlinsk, where reports tell of a virus-created race of brainiac mutants. Banev's tween daughter Ira is enrolled ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary ...
Plot: school, politics, boarding school life, supernatural, rescue, prodigy, boarding school, isolation, danger, siblings relations, science, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
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Holy Pafnucio (1977)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Controversial, sexy and surreal tale of a messenger, his journey and encounters with many historical events and people such as Auschwitz, the Ku Klux Klan, Frida Kahlo, Cortés and Emiliano Zapata (as a beautiful woman!)
Plot: sand, female nudity, football, symbolism, messiah, musical number, surrealism, desert
Place: mexico
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26%
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Whispering Pages (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The pages that whisper through this brooding, beautiful tone poem are from nineteenth-century Russian literature, primarily Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment. An anonymous man wanders through decomposing, fog-enshrouded catacombs and encounters a ...
Plot: water, surrealism, murder, lion, humiliation, faith, religion, poverty, homelessness
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25%
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Body of Love (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An estranged father and son on holiday bond over the beautiful foreign girl they find unconscious on the beach.
Plot: father son relationship, child smoking, sea, topless, death, cigarette smoking, butterfly, youth, surrealism
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25%
The Seed of Man (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During a Post-Apocalyptic period in the near future the majority of the European population has been wiped out by some sort of undefined plague. Cino and Dora, a young couple, are rounded up by what constitutes the authorities on an isolated ...
Plot: beach, plague, boar, end of the world, explosion, fishing, cannibalism, pregnancy, pepsi cola, wild boar, cremation, post apocalypse ...
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25%
In and Out of Planet Earth (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A documentary from Nick Peterson.
Plot: alter ego, hell, purgatory, rainbow, murder, isolation, underwater, fish, ocean, sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Malevil (1981)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In southern France, in a quite little town, the mayor, who also owns a castle with some cattle, is in the wine cellar with some other people: the pharmacist, the veterinary, and some of his employees. As they are drinking wine, they hear a terrible ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, train, palaces castles and temples, cooking and food, escapades, heroes, confined, apocalypse, tunnel, chaos, fascism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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25%
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Human Animals (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two men and one woman are the last people on Earth. They are reduced to savagery, mate with the woman, and they learn to survive on a deserted island.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: breasts, sex scene, dead animal, labia, bow and arrow, animal attack, male full rear nudity, fire, female nudity, bare breasts, murder, female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
I Love You, I Love You (1968)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Recovering from an attempted suicide, a man is selected to participate in a time travel experiment that has only been tested on mice. A malfunction in the experiment causes the man to experience moments from his past in a random order.
Plot: time travel, inside the mind, loneliness, fear of death, suicide attempt, pessimism, boredom, office romance, depression, woman in bathtub, experiment, memory ...
Place: belgium, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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In My Room (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Armin, in his fourties, is a freelancer with lots of time and little money. He’s not really happy, but can’t picture living a different life. One morning the world looks the same as always, but mankind has disappeared.
Plot: dog, horse riding, dancing, kiss, rifle, surrealism, police car, male nudity, undressing, camera, blood, barking dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Spring for the Thirsty (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A parable centering on an old man who lives a secluded life in the desert, alone with only his memories and photographs. His wellspring, once a source of joy and hope for thirsty passersby, is now rarely used. No longer able to find comfort in his ...
Plot: surrealism, water, coffin, old man
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
When the Trees Fall (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ukraine, Poland, Republic of Macedonia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story revolves around rebellious five-year-old Vitka, her teenage cousin Larysa and Larysa’s boyfriend, a young criminal Scar. After the death of her father, Larysa wants a different life, even if the entire community condemns her love for ...
Plot: domestic violence, symbolism, little girl, coming of age, forest, sex scene, widow, mud, horse, female nudity, surrealism, male nudity ...
Place: ukraine
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23%
Rain Without Thunder (1992)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This evocative faux documentary imagines a dystopian near future in which the government monitors every woman's sexual activity. At its center is Allison Golding (Ali Thomas), serving a life sentence for having an abortion. As politicians, ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, serious, thought provoking, futuristic ...
Plot: feminism, injustice, pregnancy, legal, social decay, fighting the system, against the rules, legal action, future dystopia, state affairs, life is a bitch, fascism ...
Time: future, near future, 2040s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.7
 886
Real (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Koichi and Atsumi are lovers who have known each other all their lives. A year ago, however, a suicide attempt by Atsumi left her in a coma. Through 'sensing', a type of neurosurgical procedure allowing contact with the intentional aspect ...
Style: emotional, serious, mind bending, psychological, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fog, pen, coma, haunted by the past, true love, love and romance, couple relations, couples, virtual reality, zombie, drawing, death of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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