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The Last Days of Switzerland (1999)
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The Last Days of Switzerland (1999)
Original name: Beresina oder die letzten Tage der Schweiz
Genre: Comedy
Country: Switzerland, Germany, Austria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A naive girl's love for Switzerland is put to the test in this satiric comedy. Irina (Yelena Panova) is a woman from Russia who all her life has always been fascinated by Switzerland and longs to live there some day, though her notion of Swiss life has more to do with Heidi and old movies set in the Alps than reality.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sexy, clever, suspense, cynical, biting, sexual
Plot: prostitute, dishonesty, politics, injustice, immigrants, workplace, social decay, state affairs, satire, friendship, love and romance, romance, misfit, society, lifestyle, bdsm, military, fashion designer, prostitution, transvestite, call girl, coup d'etat, fetish, money laundering, folklore ...
Time: 90s
Place: switzerland, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films with plots about satire, society, politics, dishonesty, workplace, state affairs and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like The Last Days of Switzerland: The Swissmakers (1978), Stella Street (2004), The American Ruling Class (2005), Amazing Grace (1974), My New Gun (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Swissmakers (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: switzerland
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Stella Street (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 80 min.
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The American Ruling Class (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This inventive, mildly fictionalized documentary follows noted editor Lewis Lapham as he introduces two Ivy League graduates to America's elite in an effort to examine the role of class and moneyed privilege in American democracy. With stops at ...
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Plot: satire, politics, rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, idealism, social decay, moral dilemma, state affairs, society, injustice, americana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Amazing Grace (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Time: 70s
Place: usa, baltimore
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My New Gun (1992)
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Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Loners (2000)
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Duration: 103 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, sexy ...
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Duration: 90 min.
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Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: realistic, not serious, suspense, cynical, biting ...
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Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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Duration: 99 min.
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Duration: 29 min.
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