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Dogs' Feast (1990)
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Dogs' Feast (1990)
Original name: Собачий пир
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 112 min.
Story: On a holiday eve, everyone, especially one tired and chilly, does so need at least one living soul at one's side: it is bad to meet a holiday alone with oneself. Thus, on a New Year's Eve, the main characters meet, — a meeting of two solitudes. Chance brought two persons of disorderly lives together in a railway terminal.... kindling the hope for a normal, pure human life, the kind others have...
Plot: alcohol abuse, social injustice, winter, train, alcoholic, teenage girl, neighbor, single mother, drunkenness, democracy, small town, new year's eve, loss of family, drink, drinking alcohol, railway station, apartment, drinking
Place: ussr

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, sincere and serious films with plots about alcohol abuse, drinking alcohol, drunkenness, alcoholic, drink, friendship and mother daughter relationship mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Dogs' Feast: Goodbye Trainmen (1992), The Yellow Scarf (2000), Well, Come On, Smile (1985), Come the Morning (1993), Termini Station (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Goodbye Trainmen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Veturimiehet heiluttaa on 4. syyskuuta 1992 ensi-iltansa saanut suomalainen elokuva. Elokuva on kuvattu suurimmaksi osaksi Porissa. Veturimiehet heiluttaa sai ensi-iltansa Ruotsissa 26. maaliskuuta 1993.
Plot: train, flashback, neighbor, rain, death, friendship, drunkenness, friend, male female relationship, self destructing, childhood friend, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Sarah T. - Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Finding herself unable to cope with the divorce of her parents and the stress of daily life, 15-year-old Sarah Travis starts drinking in secret. At first, alcohol provides comfort and release. Then it sends her life spiraling out of control.
Audience: teens
Plot: alcoholic, nanny, alcohol abuse, divorce, older man younger woman relationship, teen drinking, stepfather, teenage girl, alcoholics anonymous, horse, teenager, drugs/alcohol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
The Yellow Scarf (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The main character - a man who suffers from alcoholism - wants to change his tumultuous life. The day before Christmas Eve he receives a gift from his son - a yellow scarf. A gift is a kind of talisman he receives from loved ones, and every time he ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: alcoholic, christmas, drunkenness, alcohol abuse, crisis, drunkard, social problems, relationship problems, life is a bitch, family problems, ex husband ex wife relationship, businessman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Well, Come On, Smile (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Well, Come On, Smile focuses on a girl who runs from an orphanage. The film presents a sobering depiction of newly built urban environs and addresses formerly taboo problems such as alcoholism.
Plot: children, traumatic childhood, suicide attempt, homesickness, jealousy, mother son relationship, grief, alcohol abuse, teenage girl, teenage boy, teenage love, male female relationship ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Come the Morning (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In search of her estranged husband, a mother brings her 3 children to Los Angeles in the hope of finding him. With no prospects they wander the streets; becoming beggars before long. Things start to turn around for them when the mother meets a ...
Plot: christian, flashback, drunkenness, faith, drifter, drunkard, single mother, homelessness, alcoholic, homeless shelter, religious conversion, religion ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Termini Station (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Termini Station is a Canadian made drama, released in 1989 and directed by Allan King. The film stars Colleen Dewhurst and Megan Follows as Molly and Micheline Dushane, a mother and daughter living in a small Northern Ontario town. Molly is an ...
Plot: small town, alcohol abuse, drug addiction, family, parent child relationship, prostitution, mother daughter relationship, poker, trailer park, nipples visible through clothing, braless
Place: ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.0
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The Drinker (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Hans Fallada.
Plot: drugs, alcohol abuse, alcoholic, couples, self destructing, marriage, toxic, spirit, drug addiction, intoxication, beer, fuel ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.5
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Friend (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Looking for the money for a drink, an alcoholic gets a Newfoundland dog as a present from a stranger at a bird fair. He'll soon find out that the animal is not only able to speak, but to get him to give up drinking as well. Now he's ...
Style: melancholic, humorous, sincere, touching
Plot: alcohol abuse, dog, friend, talking animals, ex wife, daughter, binge drinking, betrayal by friend, hallucination, drunkard, letter, hung over ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 168
The Moth (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is psychological drama by Tomasz Zygadlo begins as a straightforward story. Jan (Roman Wilhelmi) is the host of a nightly talk show in which he counsels people who call in with their problems. He is dedicated to helping these lonely souls but ...
Plot: drunkenness, husband wife relationship, psychiatrist, employer employee relationship, insomnia, coworker, self destructing, infidelity, extramarital affair, surrealism, mistress, exhaustion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Scandal in a Small Town (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Leda Beth Vincent lives in the small town of Shiloh and works as a cocktail waitress there. She is not too well thought of as she is nothing of a blushing virgin. But she is far from a whore and brings up her daughter Julie, a high school student, ...
Plot: teacher, exploitation, single mother, small town, courtroom, mother daughter relationship, school teacher, scandal, racism, teacher student relationship, reputation, lawsuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Throatful of Strawberries (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A story about partly miserable lives of middle aged men and unfulfilled dreams of youth.
Plot: friendship, friend, restaurant, drunkenness, middle aged man, success, memory, game playing, party, night, drinking alcohol, reunion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Smashed (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Kate and Charlie like to have a good time. Their marriage thrives on a shared fondness for music, laughter… and getting smashed. When Kate’s partying spirals into hard-core asocial behavior, compromising her job as an elementary schoolteacher, ...
Style: sincere, depressing, twists and turns, touching, realistic ...
Plot: addiction, alcoholic, alcohol abuse, support group, rehabilitation, teacher, drugs, depression, psychology, introspection, irresponsible, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
On the Nickel (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: feature film written, produced by, and starring Ralph Waite (best known as John Walton, Sr., on the long-running CBS television series, "The Waltons"). The film tells the story of Sam (Donald Moffat), a recovering alcoholic who feels ...
Plot: police, judge, drunkenness, friendship, urban setting, alcoholic, bum, homelessness, monologue, street life, abandoned, slum ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of conflicts, power plays and secrets in a wealthy Mississippi family.
Plot: family relations, family gatherings, drunkenness, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, alcohol abuse, cancer, sex, pregnancy, dark past, dark secret, haunted by the past ...
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.2
 1K
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, winter, supernatural power, father daughter relationship, flashback, marriage, doll, coal mine, railway station
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Homefront (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Vietnam veteran Archibald Wright works as a house painter. One family he paints a house for has a problem he can relate to: Elaine, a woman who hired him, left his husband J.P., also a Vietnam vet while he was in 'Nam, and J.P. became an ...
Plot: vietnam veteran, vietnam war, alcoholic, waitress, commitment, alcohol abuse, empire, family relations, house painter, parent child relationship, post war, guitarist ...
Place: los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Shattered Spirits (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martin Sheen plays an alcoholic father who loses his family.
Style: spiritual, sexy, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: alcoholic, family relations, alcohol abuse, downfall, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, love and romance, couples, family problems, family life, middle class, alcoholics anonymous ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Useless Girl (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenage girl considered by everybody as "difficult" is sent to the village to live with her grandfather.
Plot: traumatic childhood, destiny, old man, teenage girl, village, loneliness, parents, aggression, female director
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Golfstrim (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Plot: schoolboy, schoolgirl, youth, blind girl, friend, neighbor, teenager
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.4
 141
All You Need (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Beth's life was going backwards. Her husband suddenly walks out on her, she has an alcoholic mother, an ambivalent father and so she decides to begin making a change by going back to school in order to take charge of her life.
Style: semi serious, realistic, emotional, touching, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, drunkenness, thanksgiving, social decay, lifestyle, family problems, couple relations, parents and children, human nature, family gatherings, family life, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
 208
White Girl (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Debbie, a working class single mother from Leeds, moves her family to Bradford, where they find themselves in an ethnic minority. Daughter Leah must adapt to being the only white girl at school.
Plot: islam, muslim, alcohol abuse, abusive husband, domestic violence, racism, alcoholic, hijab
Place: yorkshire, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
 1K
Drunks (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the beginning of a nightly Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, Jim seems particularly troubled. His sponsor encourages him to talk that night, the first time in seven months, so he does - and leaves the meeting right after. As Jim wanders the night, ...
Style: realistic, talky, visually appealing, splatter, stylized ...
Plot: alcoholic, alcohol abuse, drug addiction, support group, self discovery, redemption, addiction, drug abuse, drug addict, drugs, heroin, group therapy ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Party's Over (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An American businessman visits London and is horrified to discover his nubile teenage daughter has become involved with a gang of thuggish "beatniks". Her involvement leads to wild parties, sex, death and necrophilia.
Style: cult film
Plot: beatnik, death of fiance, groom, american abroad, pub, rich girl, loss of daughter, promiscuity, death of daughter, accidental death, group of friends, female singer ...
Time: 60s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.7
 14
Roof Jump (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: fiancee, institute, groom, wife, husband, director, neighbor, scientist, accountant
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Farewell to Harry (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A down-and-out writer, Nick Sennet, runs into Harry, a man that, legend has it, died long ago. Together they attempt to revitalize a defunct factory as well as their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: older man younger man relationship, redemption, friendship, factory, small town, starting over, human spirit, hopes, society, lifestyle, family relations, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Forever Tomorrow (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 'Forever Tomorrow' weaves a narrative out of the speeches given in AA meetings, the interrupted life of a party girl, a young couple who have lost their connection to one another, and the relationships Aaron, a rent boy, and his clients ...
Plot: party, unemployment, homelessness, recovery, rent boy, alcohol abuse, drinking alcohol
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Marion Bridge (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three estranged sisters reunite to care for their dying mother and old conflicts and secrets return to the surface.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, sincere, sad ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, alcoholic, small town, homecoming, haunted by the past, family problems, human nature, family gatherings, parents and children, family life, life is a bitch, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, canada, toronto ontario canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Beauty and the Beast (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Mette and her father are left alone over the Christmas holidays to paint the new nursery the father ends up alone most of the time. The 16-year-old Mette is always off with her friends at the disco or skating, and the father does not mind until ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, jealousy, teenage girl, grownups, coming of age, friends, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friend, sex, drunkenness, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Ivantsov, Petrov, Sidorov (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Plot: investigator, team, discovery, experiment, brother, director, neighbor, death, scientist, laboratory, wife, husband ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.7
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A Winter Tan (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jackie Burroughs stars as Maryse Holder, the ill-fated feminist author who met an untimely death in Acapulco. Her attitude of cultural and racial condescension toward Mexican men was to regard them as nothing more than beasts of burden for her own ...
Plot: erotica, dancer, beach, promiscuity, hedonism, alcoholic, nightclub, letter, older woman younger man relationship, matador, train, vacation ...
Place: new york, mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%