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Tears Were Falling (1983)
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Tears Were Falling (1983)
Original name: Слёзы капали
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Once an evil inventor created a mirror, "in which everything that was kind and good disappeared, and everything that was bad and obscene was reflected and seemed even worse". The students of the evil professor did a lot of evil with the mirror and finally tried to get it up to heaven, but the mirror fell and shattered into millions of tiny pieces. The person in whose eye fell a piece of the mirror began to see in everything foolishness, and life for him became unbearable. This is what happened to Pavel Ivanovich, so now his life is changing drastically.
Plot: hotel, depression, suicide attempt, office, brawl, sadness, evil man, middle aged man, broken mirror, rifle, old friends, angry man

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, atmospheric, psychological and thought provoking films with plots about death, depression, friendship, suicide attempt, hospital, hopes and hotel mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Family genres. Some movies like Tears Were Falling: I Know How to Knit (2016), To Kill a Dragon (1988), The Strange Case of Angelica (2010), Valley of Love (2015), Face to Face (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Know How to Knit (2016)
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Duration: 74 min.
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Plot: suicide attempt, depression, farce, solitude, diary, insane, mental institution, insanity, hiding place
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To Kill a Dragon (1988)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany, Soviet Union
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Dragon is a bloody dictator, who kills every opponent. People live hopelessly, until Lancelot comes to save the beautiful Elsa. Lancelot can only win, if all people become free from fear, that is feeding the Dragon's power. Dragon's ...
Style: allegory
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The Strange Case of Angelica (2010)
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Duration: 97 min.
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Duration: 91 min.
Story: A story of two famous actors who used to be a couple. They reunite after the son's death and receive a letter asking them to visit five places at Death Valley, which will make the son reappear.
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Duration: 114 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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