Movies like The Red Cockatoo

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The Red Cockatoo (2006)
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The Red Cockatoo (2006)
Original name: Der Rote Kakadu
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story set in Germany in the 1960s. Siggi becomes involved in a love triangle when he falls for Luise, but the tightening political climate forces him to make a fateful decision.
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: nightclub, love triangle, coming of age, youth, infidelity, rebellion, rock, romance, artist, falling in love, fall in love, urban, love and romance, couples, against the rules, self discovery, couple relations, nightlife, political unrest, dishonesty, state affairs, lifestyle, cheating wife, female nudity, communism ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: german democratic republic, europe, germany

Most similar movies to The Red Cockatoo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sentimental, serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, love triangle, love affair, infidelity and fall in love mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Red Cockatoo: No Regrets (2001), First Love (1970), Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981), The Last September (1999), 3 (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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No Regrets (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This teenage drama deals with the emotional chaos of a high school graduate at the beginning of a new period of his life. 19-year-old Daniel is frustrated: he wants his great love Luca to be the "first" woman in his life, but she seems to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: coming of age, puberty, falling in love, love triangle, teenage life, romance, love and romance, youth, first sex, driving lesson, male virgin, teenage sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, germany
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First Love (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: West Germany, Switzerland, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on Ivan Turgenev's novella, Erste Liebe is about two young lovers in czarist Russia. One is a 21-year-old woman, the other a young man of sixteen. Things take a tragic turn as the girl (Dominique Sanda as Sanaida) falls in love with the ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, stylized ...
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, romance, unfulfilled love, countryside, love and romance, unfulfillment, youth, coming of age, innocence lost, obsession, infidelity ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: russia, europe
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70%
Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man grows up in Sarajevo in the 1960s, under the shadow of his good, but ailing father, and gets attracted by the world of small-time criminals.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, thought provoking
Plot: coming of age, terminal illness, hypnosis, pimp, hopes, love and romance, romance, boy band, society, youth, life is a bitch, culture clash ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: sarajevo, europe, former yugoslavia, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Last September (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, UK, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1920s Ireland, an elderly couple reside over a tired country estate. Living with them are their high-spirited niece, their Oxford student nephew, and married house guests, who are trying to cover up that they are presently homeless. The niece ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, psychological
Plot: soldier, master and servant, intrigue, romance, couple relations, infidelity, love triangle, rich and poor, social differences, tragic love, unfulfilled love, political unrest ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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3 (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Hanna and Simon are in a 20 year marriage with an unexiting relationship. By chance, they both meet and start separate affairs with Adam. Adam has no idea that his two lovers are married, until they are all found out when Hanna becomes pregnant, ...
Style: emotional, semi serious, sincere, realistic, humorous
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, science, bisexual, gay, sex, infidelity, pregnancy, fall in love, romance, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A French Woman (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wed just as war breaks out, Jeanne hardly gets to know her military husband, Louis, before the debacle of 1940. While waiting for his return from a POW camp, Jeanne journeys through countless affairs with Louis' comrades- in-arms. Hoping to ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: infidelity, military, couple relations, strong sexual content, love affair, unfulfilled love, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, year 1940, year 1944 ...
Place: europe, france, germany, berlin germany, algeria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
This Year's Love (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The big-screen debut from Scottish stage director David Kane, This Year's Love is a comedy about the romantic misadventures of six young people in Camden, North London. The marriage of tattoo artist Danny (Douglas Hanshall) and dressmaker ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, comedy of errors, marriage, lust, couple relations, looking for love, romance, love affair, love triangle, urban, thirtysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
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54%
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Adam & Eva (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Adam and Eva have been married for four years. But the romance has disappeared from their relationship and has been replaced by boredom and old routine. When Adam meets his brother's baby-sitter, Jackie, he is immediately attracted to her. They ...
Style: witty, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, romance, breakup, dishonesty, rescue, couples, battle of the sexes, love triangle, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Bridge (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Actor Gerard Depardieu co-directed this drama about a married woman who falls in love with another man. Mina is a movie buff with a husband, Georges, who's out of work, and a 15-year-old son, Tommy. While Mina works part-time as a domestic for ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, romance, couple relations, forbidden love, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, parents and children, midlife crisis, dull life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Elusive Summer of '68 (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: For the young man who lives in Serbian province town, the maturing coincides with the turbulent political events of the year 1968.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: revolution, fall in love, political unrest, coming of age, romance, youth, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, love and romance, state affairs, family relations, fake illness ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968, 1960s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, serbia, prague czechoslovakia, yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Belle du Seigneur (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: English-language adaptation of Albert Cohen's epic Swiss tale of a tortured love affair between a high-ranking Jewish official and the protestant wife of one of his employees.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, cheating wife, tragic love, love affair, romance, love and romance, society, state affairs, unfulfillment, social differences, anti semitism ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: europe, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Love Can Seriously Damage Your Health (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A woman seduces a hotel janitor to gain access to the famous musicians coming into town.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, rock, lovers reunited, romance, fall in love, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, infidelity, love affair, social differences, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Promise (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France, Switzerland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: East-Berlin, 1961, shortly after the erection of the Wall. Konrad, Sophie and three of their friends plan a daring escape to Western Germany. The attempt is successful, except for Konrad, who remains behind. From then on, and for the next 28 years, ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: politics, romance, couple relations, impossible love, love affair, social differences, tragic love, lovers reunited, terminal illness, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 1960s, 1920s
Place: germany, europe, prague, german democratic republic, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Choose Me (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Several lost-soul night-owls, including a nightclub owner, a talkback radio relationships counseller, and an itinerant stranger have encounters that expose their contradictions and anxieties about love and acceptance.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: radio show, couple relations, love triangle, noir, conversation, nightclub, dishonesty, romance, love and romance, urban, media, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Tiger and the Pussycat (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Comedy-drama about a middle-aged Italian businessman Vittorio Gassman who is married to Eleanor Parker and is innocently introduced one day to a schoolgirl with pigtails named Carolina. Years later, that young schoolgirl has become a vivacious ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: golden years, crumbling marriage, older man younger woman relationship, mistress, romance, human nature, self discovery, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Chloe in the Afternoon (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The last of Rohmer's Six Moral Tales. Frederic leads a bourgeois life; he is a partner in a small Paris office and is happily married to Helene, a teacher expecting her second child. In the afternoons, Frederic daydreams about other women, but ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, talky, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, temptation, couple relations, infidelity, romance, couples, human nature, moral dilemma, love affair, lovers reunited, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Goodbye Again (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Stranded by her lover, a 40-ish interior decorator in Paris turns to a U.S. client's playboy son.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, older woman younger man relationship, betrayal, romance, battle of the sexes, infidelity, love affair, singleness, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Circle of Love (1964)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a chain reaction of romantic adventures, various people play musical beds in a remake of Max Ophul's "La Ronde."
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: prostitute, infidelity, soldier, love and romance, romance, couples, assassination, love affair, dishonesty, unfulfillment, lifestyle, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century
Place: austria, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Berlin by the Sea (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: They are students - at least that's what their parents think - they are the disc-jockeys in the in-clubs in town, they party with no end, they fall in love, they have the best summer in their life in the coolest city of the world: Berlin.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: nightclub, disco, buddies, love triangle, romance, becoming an adult, music, disc jockey, intern, falling in love, sea, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, east berlin
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38%
Learning to Lie (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: coming of age, berlin wall, teenage love, love letter, becoming an adult, school trip, first time, extramarital affair, roommate, teenage crush, cologne, only child ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: germany
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38%
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Juha (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A farmer's wife is seduced into running away from her stolid older husband by a city slicker, who enslaves her in a brothel.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy, sentimental
Plot: love triangle, countryside, innocence lost, romance, dangerous attraction, urban, couples, life is a bitch, couple relations, infidelity, city life, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, finland
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37%
Girl with Green Eyes (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Catholic-Irish farm girl Kate, along with her gregarious best friend Baba, moves to Dublin to pursue a more exciting life.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: youth, coming of age, friendship, gays and lesbians, single parent, romance, farm, forbidden love, countryside, looking for love, love triangle, small town ...
Time: 60s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Yvonne's Perfume (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is the summer of 1958 in wealthy Lake Geneva, where an enigmatic young Frenchman begins an affair with a beautiful starlet under the watchful eye of her flamboyant elderly mentor. But in a season full of secrets, is truth the most elusive passion ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Plot: love affair, love triangle, romance, hotel, love and romance, couples, gays and lesbians, couple relations, lifestyle, female nudity, homosexual, ferry
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: switzerland, europe, algeria
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37%
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Cocktail (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian quickly becomes a patron favorite with his flashy drink-mixing style. Brian ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: ambition, bartender, love affair, betrayal, rags to riches, urban, love and romance, romance, couples, buddies, rise to the top, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, usa, caribbean, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Beautiful Person (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the wake of her mother's tragic death, French teenager Junie (Léa Seydoux) transfers to a different high school. Though Junie lives mostly inside her own head, her beauty and stoicism win her the attention of the entire male student ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, emotional, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: teachers and students, high school, coming of age, forbidden love, love affair, love triangle, romance, teenage life, love and romance, youth, fall in love, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
My Words, My Lies - My Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: David, a waiter, finds an unpublished manuscript in a dresser drawer. To impress a girl, he claims to be the author. When the novel becomes a best-seller the real author introduces himself in his life and begins to take-over David's life.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: manuscript, novelist, plagiarism, dishonesty, romance, urban, love and romance, writer's life, rising to stardom, wooing, cons and scams, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Flamingo Kid (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Brooklyn teenager Jeffrey Willis, thoroughly unhappy with his modest homestead, embraces the other-world aspects of his summer job at the posh Flamingo Club. He spurns his father in favor of the patronage of smooth-talking Phil Brody and is seduced ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, kids
Plot: coming of age, innocence lost, romance, parents and children, gambler, beach resort, summer job, social differences, nightclub, love and romance, rebellion, society ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 1950s ...
Place: new york, usa, california
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36%
Before the Revolution (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The study of a youth on the edge of adulthood and his aunt, ten years older. Fabrizio is passionate, idealistic, influenced by Cesare, a teacher and Marxist, engaged to the lovely but bourgeois Clelia, and stung by the drowning of his mercurial ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental
Plot: communism, idealism, introspection, romance, rebelliousness, self discovery, love affair, coming of age, love and romance, rebellion, society, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe
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35%
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Sun Alley (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of kids grow up on the short, wrong (east) side of the Sonnenallee in Berlin, right next to one of the few border crossings between East and West reserved for German citizens. The antics of these kids, their families, of the "West ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, youth, innocence lost, rock, becoming an adult, teenage love, teenage life, coming of age, love and romance, society, friends, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: german democratic republic, europe, germany, east germany, berlin germany ...
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35%
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Heartbeat (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The beautiful and talented Adrian is a writer for one of America's most popular TV soap operas. She is also pregnant, and when she refuses to abort her baby, Adrian's selfish husband deserts her. It falls to one of the soap opera's ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: divorce, love triangle, pregnancy, friendship, crumbling marriage, romance, couple relations, forbidden love, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, workplace romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%