Movies like Sun Alley

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Sun Alley (1999)
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Sun Alley (1999)
Original name: Sonnenallee
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 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, talky, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, friendship, teenage life, teenage love, rock, friends, politics, love and romance, social differences, society, political unrest, coming of age, innocence lost, state affairs, becoming an adult, lesbian, school, drug abuse, first love, party, border guard, teacher, motorcycle, female nudity, border ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: german democratic republic, germany, europe, berlin germany, gdr, east germany, east berlin

Most similar movies to Sun Alley

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, youth, teenage life, coming of age, friends, teenage love and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Sun Alley: Going Steady (1979), French for Beginners (2006), 18 Years Old and Rising (2011), It's a Jungle Out There (1995), NVA (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Going Steady (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Israel, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Going Steady aka Lemon Popsicle 2 is the sequel to the 1978 Israeli film Lemon Popsicle. The movie basically follows the daily lives of several teenagers as they are "coming of age" in what appears to be the late 50's (maybe early ...
Style: realistic, sexual, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: prom, sex, smoking, comedy of errors, teenage love, coming of age, rock, high school, teenage life, looking for sex, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
French for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Henrik, who takes part in a student exchange program with France. The only reason for this journey is to conquer the heart of his dream girl. Wild Partys, exciting trips, a crazy host family and of course his trouble with the French ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, friends, power relations, youth, fish out of water, teachers and students, love and romance, couples, buddies, teenage life, disorder, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, germany, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
18 Years Old and Rising (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Primo is an ordinary middle-class youngster studying for his baccalaureate, who gets side-tracked when he falls in love with a rich girl. They soon learn they have to deal with her condescending friends who look down upon this upstart.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, sincere
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, parents and children, teenage life, youth, dishonesty, wooing, urban, social differences, society, hidden identity, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
It's a Jungle Out There (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Anna, 17 years old, is happy to throw her first big birthday party without her parents, but some of her guests are so stoned that they leave a big chaos and, even worse, destroy the favorite record of Anna's father. After the return of her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, realistic
Plot: coming of age, youth, on the run, parents and children, city life, fish out of water, innocence lost, leaving home, urban, family relations, teenage life, puberty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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NVA (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of young recruits doing their compulsory military service in the East German army 'NVA' prior to the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: military base, soldier, army, buddies, daydreamer, basic training, boot camp, military life, rebelliousness, military, hapless soldier, working the system ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: german democratic republic, europe, germany, east germany, gdr
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.0
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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
Plot: school, teenage love, couples, teenage life, betrayal, college, espionage, best friends, farm, youth, college life, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Heart & Soul (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 1956: The shy Jonathan's luck with girls changes when he wins the rebellious Gene as a friend in his last year of high school. Gene is adored by many girls and manages to teach Jonathan a few lessons. Gene himself would rather just be with one ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, first love, youth, wooing, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, love and romance, fall in love, college life, couples, small town life, teenage life ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Lemon Popsicle 9: The Party Goes On (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This movie is a sequel to the saga of movies about 3 guys in the middle of the 50's during their sex urges and other funny incidents.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, teacher student sex, seduction, looking for love, wooing, teenage life, buddies, couples, young lovers, friends, nightlife, beach ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, humorous, light, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, summer camp, friendship, gays and lesbians, youth, gay, love triangle, romance, teenage love, gay teenager, fall in love, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Book of Love (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: John Twiller takes down his high school yearbook and begins to reminiscence about that time he first moved into the neighborhood in 1956. His teenage self, Jack is obsessed with Lily one of the more popular girls around. The sole obstacle is Angelo, ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, americana, fish out of water, friendship, prom, coming of age, high school, college, lifestyle, disorder, couples, suburbs ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Hot Bubblegum (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Momo and Yudale take turns mounting Bentzi's foreign buxom cousin, but Yudale and her get stuck together. Momo raises the bar even further by proving the rumors of an accepting older buxom piano tutor, Fritzi. Bentzi looks for love.
Style: humorous, realistic, buddy comedy, not serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: youth, buddies, teenage life, friends, teenage love, young lovers, teenager, love and romance, looking for sex, beach, party, sexual humor ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, teenage life, teenage love, friends, family relations, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, twentysomething life, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
How I Got Into College (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The simple story of two young Michigan high school students, Jessica, Class President, Local Smart Girl, and object of Marlon's affections attempt to get into a small Pennsylvania college. Jessica fights off her parent's expectation of ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, high school, school, romance, looking for love, partners, buddies, teenage life, friends, urban ghetto, power relations, university ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, high school life, school, couples, best friends, teenage life, coming of age, parents and children, wooing, love and romance, high school, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: england, europe, new zealand, london, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: realistic, captivating, witty, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road not taken, unfulfillment, couple relations, singleness, unfulfilled love, romance, fall in love, crumbling marriage, society, love and romance, rock, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, youth, parents and children, teenage love, teenage life, couples, looking for love, family relations, renewed love, romance, lovers apart ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
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Let It Snow (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Our two young lovers meet on a series of snowy days in high school. Years later they reconnect in Manhattan, but life is more complicated. Sarah sleeps with her beeper. James goes to "open-mike therapy". As Sarah plans her wedding to ...
Style: sentimental, offbeat, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, unfulfilled love, parents and children, youth, death in the family, couples, eccentric family, gender, curses spells and rituals, love and romance, comedy of errors, cooking and food ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, usa, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.9
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The First Time (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dave, a high school senior, spends most of his time pining away over a girl he can’t have. Aubrey, a junior with artistic aspirations, has a hot boyfriend who doesn’t quite understand her or seem to care. Although they go to different schools, ...
Style: sincere, realistic, touching, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, first sex, teenage life, first love, love and romance, youth, high school, fall in love, friendship, romance, party, friendship between teens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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LOL (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a world connected by YouTube, iTunes, and Facebook, Lola and her friends navigate the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship while dodging their sometimes overbearing and confused parents. When Lola's mom, Anne, ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, best friends, high school life, youth, friends, coming of age, parents and children, happy ending, friendship, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Color of Milk (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Selma's mother died giving birth to her, and Selma's step aunt is living proof that men only cause trouble. So the 11 year old girl makes a deal with her best friends that they will stay away from boys and dedicate their lives to science. ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: coming of age, summer, swimming, friends, family relations, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, fall in love, love and romance, romance, friendship, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ 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: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: revolution, fall in love, political unrest, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, romance, state affairs, love and romance, family relations, coming of age, youth, hospital ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, 1960s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, serbia, yugoslavia, czechoslovakia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: touching, sentimental, talky, uplifting, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, youth, summer, love and romance, lifestyle, society, friends, teenage love, suburban life, hopes, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Women Talking Dirty (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lively, outspoken single mother develops an unlikely friendship with a shy cartoonist.
Style: sentimental, touching, talky, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, best friends, gambling, betrayal, buddies, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, romance, love and romance, lovers reunited ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: scotland, england, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A clinically depressed teenager gets a new start after he checks himself into an adult psychiatric ward.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental illness, teenage love, depression, teenage life, friendship, psychiatric ward, shyness, friends, love and romance, adolescence, coming of age, supportive friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
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She's All That (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, high school life, bet, fall in love, social misfits, cinderella story, teenager, teenage life, teen romance, misfit, young lovers, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Wild Chicks in Love (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: high school, teenage life, romance, love and romance, high school life, friends, teenage love, best friends, youth, friendship, falling in love, treehouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 75K
The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, witty ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: high school, youth, teenage life, high school life, teenager, best friends, adolescence, friends, friendship, popularity, social relations, high school student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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S.W.A.L.K. (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two youngsters declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible.
Style: atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, sincere, stylized ...
Plot: school, friendship, teacher, classroom, first love, amusement park, young love, parents, parents and children, fall in love, romance, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Viktor Vogel - Commercial Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Edward Kaminsky, an aging ad man, wants a golden parachute from his agency; he must first land the Opel auto contract. Rosa, a youth with wealthy parents, wants to establish herself as an artist. The clumsy and enthusiastic Viktor, not quite honest, ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, semi serious, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, workplace situations, student life, boss and employee, romance, media satire, rise to the top, workplace, campaign, couples, dishonesty, honesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.7
 128K
Good Bye Lenin! (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An affectionate and refreshing East/West-Germany comedy about a boy who’s mother was in a coma while the Berlin wall fell and when she wakes up he must try to keep her from learning what happen (since she was an avid communist supporter) to avoid ...
Style: sentimental, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: coma, idealism, german, communism, politics, confession, deception, doctor, russian, arrest, taxi driver, berlin wall ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1990, 1990s
Place: germany, german democratic republic, europe, east germany, east berlin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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