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Sun Alley (1999)
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Sun Alley (1999)
Original name: Sonnenallee
Genre: Comedy, Drama, 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 German" friends and relatives who come to visit, and of the East German border guards, all serve to illustrate the absurdity of everyday life on the Sonnenallee, and therefore throughout the former East Germany.
Style: humorous, sentimental, clever, realistic, controversial, talky, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, friendship, defloration, teenage life, teenage love, rock, friends, politics, love and romance, social differences, society, political unrest, coming of age, innocence lost, state affairs, grownups, becoming an adult, sex, lesbian, school, drug abuse, first love, party, border guard, teacher ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: german democratic republic, germany, europe, gdr, berlin germany, east germany, east berlin

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and touching films with plots about love and romance, youth, coming of age, friendship, teenage life, friends and teenage love mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Sun Alley: Cheeky Girls 2 (2010), Crazy (2000), Cheeky Girls (2008), Learning to Lie (2003), The Inkwell (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cheeky Girls 2 (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After Kati, Hanna and Mila first experiences with guys, it is now necessary to cultivate those relations. The jealous Mila thinks that her friend Markus, would cheat on her with Vanessa. Kati, who is actually together with Tobi, finds that Robert, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light
Plot: teenage love, school, best friends, youth, teenage life, college life, couples, friends, music band, espionage, love and romance, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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Crazy (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Benjamin is a 16 year old half-side spastic with lousy grades in math, who switches to a boarding school to reach grammar school. Acclimatization to the new environment is difficult in the first place and he has to struggle with the various problems ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, puberty, first sex, boarding school, teenage love, fall in love, teenage life, love and romance, youth, social relations, innocence lost, teenage crush ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, bavaria
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94%
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Cheeky Girls (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teen-aged girlfriends navigate multiple love triangles.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: school, friends, youth, coming of age, high school, teenage life, love and romance, high school life, family relations, lifestyle, teenage crush, school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Learning to Lie (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: lovers apart, teenage love, teenage life, looking for love, youth, romance, family relations, teenage crush, first love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coming of age, berlin wall ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Georgia Nicolson is fourteen, lives with nosey parents who don't understand her, an annoying three year old sister and has to wear a beret to school. She would, however, rather be blonde, have a smaller nose and a boyfriend. Revolving around ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage life, teenage love, coming of age, school, love and romance, youth, family relations, best friends, parents and children, friends, high school life, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: england, europe, new zealand, london, san francisco
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The Inkwell (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Inkwell is about a 16-year-old boy coming of age on Martha's Vineyard in the summer of 1976.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, family relations, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, innocence lost, social differences, human nature, eccentric family, singleness, teenage love, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s
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Going All the Way (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Korean War--era veterans and ex-classmates "Gunner" Casselman and "Sonny" Burns reunite upon their return home. Gunner, who spent the war years abroad, is trying to convince his mother that his gal Marty is good enough for him, ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, youth, coming of age, love, looking for love, teenage love, love and romance, homecoming, small town life, adolescence vs adulthood, marriage, male female relationship ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1954
Place: indiana, usa
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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: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: fall in love, family relations, revolution, coming of age, love and romance, state affairs, youth, romance, political unrest, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, bare breasts ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1968
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, serbia, czechoslovakia, yugoslavia ...
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The Myth of the American Sleepover (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four young people navigate the suburban wonderland of metro-Detroit looking for love and adventure on the last weekend of summer.
Style: uplifting, realistic, sentimental, touching, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, friendship, coming of age, looking for love, hopes, teenage love, love and romance, lifestyle, suburban life, teenage life, society, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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You're My Hero (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Ramon is on the verge of many adolescent discoveries -- and the confusion that goes along with them. Shy and awkward, he's moved from town to town throughout his childhood and believes that life is about winning and losing. ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: atmospheric, sincere, feel good, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: school, friendship, classroom, amusement park, young love, first love, teacher, parents, parents and children, romance, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, united kingdom
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Summer Storm (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tobi and Achim, the pride of the local crew club, have been the best of friends for years and are convinced that nothing will ever stand in the way of their friendship. They look forward to the upcoming summer camp and the crew competition. Then the ...
Style: touching, emotional, humorous, light, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming out, gay, gays and lesbians, gay teenager, summer camp, friendship, teenage love, love triangle, gay slur, teenagers, youth, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, bavaria
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Looking for Alibrandi (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film "Looking for Alibrandi" begins light-heartedly, and the viewer gets a very quick understanding of Josie's character through her interactions with her friends and family.
Style: sincere, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, social differences, society, youth, love and romance, teenage life, parents and children, fish out of water, single parent, love triangle, high school hunk ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recent high school graduate is faced with two options, either go to a business school where his father wants him to go to, or get a full time job. However he decides to defy his father and go to Hawaii. Trouble is he has no money. Along the way he ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching, entertaining ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
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Hot Bubblegum (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
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Place: israel
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62%
Louder Than Bombs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in a small Polish town, "Louder Than Bombs" tells the coming-of-age story of Marcin, a 21-year-old with a penchant for James Dean and The Smiths. After the death of his father, Marcin must contend with the funeral arrangements while ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
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Nico and Dani (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer. This is also a summer of sexual awakenings.
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Alex Is Lovesick (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This feature is one of the Israeli cinematography milestones. It displays the atmosphere of the late Israeli 50s from the view of young boy Alex, just becoming 13. His mom is the classic "Polish Mother", his school friends are young ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual, sexy
Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 115 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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56%
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The Party (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, touching, emotional ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Anita & Me (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
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55%
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Duration: 95 min.
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54%
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Dating Amber (2020)
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Country: Ireland, UK, USA, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
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54%
White as Milk, Red as Blood (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Leo falls in love with Beatrice, a slightly older high-school student who has leukemia.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, psychological, humorous
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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