Movies like The Easy Life

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The Easy Life (1962)
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The Easy Life (1962)
Original name: Il sorpasso
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Roberto, a shy law student in Rome, meets Bruno, a forty-year-old exuberant, capricious man, who takes him for a drive through the Roman and Tuscany countries in the summer.
Style: humorous, psychological, touching, clever, captivating, biting, suspense, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Plot: summer, seaside, friendship, friends, satire, human nature, nightlife, lifestyle, introspection, teaching the ways of the world, odd couple, motor, bohemian life, dancing, party, car, on the road, beach, divorce, cemetery, accident, summer vacation, ping pong, trip, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe

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Most similar movies to The Easy Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and clever films with plots about friendship, friends, couples, human nature, love and romance, satire and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Easy Life: The Terrace (1980), Scent of a Woman (1974), Caterina in the Big City (2003), Mid-August Lunch (2008), The Dinner (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Terrace (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Drama about the difficulties of a group of people trying to change their lives. A group of people gathers in a terrace in Rome . Some are friends, some know each other and others just meet for the first time. All are intellectual and belong to the ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, talky, cynical ...
Plot: politics, satire, infidelity, love affair, political intrigue, friends, couples, society, unfulfillment, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy
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95%
We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Gianni, Nicola and Antonio become close friends in 1944 while fighting the Nazis. After the end of the war, full of illusions, they settle down. The movie is a the story of the life of these three idealists and how they deal with the inevitable ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, italian comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, world war two, idealism, introspection, innocence lost, love triangle, human nature, midlife crisis, friends, hopes, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 50s, 1940s, 40s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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73%
Scent of a Woman (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An army cadet accompanies an irascible, blind captain on a week-long trip from Turin to Naples. The captain, Fausto, who wants no pity, brooks no disagreement, and charges into every situation, nicknames the youth Ciccio, and spends the next few ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: soldier, suicide pact, suicide, blind man, blindness, self discovery, military, odd couple, hopes, power relations, friends, disability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, naples italy, napoli italy
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70%
Caterina in the Big City (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When her father, Giancarlo is transferred to Rome from the small country town of Montalto Di Castro, Caterina, a 12 years old girl, will discover her new classmates, a totally new world, an ambient extremely divided politically.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: youth, obsession, social differences, fish out of water, friendship, teenage life, society, politics, lifestyle, human nature, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Mid-August Lunch (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Gianni is a middle-aged man living in Rome with his imposing and demanding elderly mother. His only outlet from her and the increasing debt into which they are sinking, are the increasingly frequent quiet sessions at the local tavern. As an Oriental ...
Style: semi serious, talky, feel good, touching, clever ...
Plot: elderly, disorder, family relations, aging, nothing goes right, human nature, parents and children, elderly woman, golden years, indoor, dinner, white wine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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57%
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The Dinner (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An evening at an Italian restaurant. Hosted by tolerant and relaxed Flora, various parties of middle-class people come in -- large and small, young and old, regulars and tourists, married and single -- to dine, converse, argue, celebrate, make ...
Style: biting, talky, clever, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: restaurant, satire, bittersweet, workplace situations, human nature, cooking and food, chief of staff, couples, lifestyle, workplace, society, social differences ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Libertine (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sexy widow discovers her late husband had a secret apartment where he cheated on her. Now she decides to used the same apartment to explore her own sexuality.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: sexual awakening, widow, self discovery, love affair, sexual relations, infidelity, love and romance, dealing with death, dishonesty, sexual content, estate, mate swapping ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Ugly, Dirty and Bad (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Giacinto lives with his wife, their ten children and various other family members in a shack on the hills of Rome. Some time ago he has lost his left eye while at work, and got a consistent sum of money from the insurance company, which he keeps ...
Style: humorous, suspense, realistic, offbeat, witty ...
Plot: incest, family relations, satire, murder, eccentric family, parents and children, family life, society, couples, couple relations, greed, poverty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Trip to Italy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Years after their successful restaurant review tour of Northern Britain, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are commissioned for a new tour in Italy.
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, buddies, odd couple, verbal byplay, restaurant, character study, farce, artists and showbiz, actor's life, countryside, cooking and food ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, tuscany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Don't Think About It (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, feel good, humorous, light, sentimental ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, bankruptcy, homecoming, family relations, family business, family life, unfulfillment, lifestyle, small town, parents and children, friendship, guru ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Hawks and the Sparrows (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man and his son take an allegorical stroll through life with a talking bird that spouts social and political philosophy.
Style: offbeat, clever, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: satire, politics, on the road, mythology, crow, hawk, idealism, parents and children, state affairs, society, clergy, monk ...
Time: 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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43%
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The Comedy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Indifferent to the notion of inheriting his father's estate, a restless, aging New Yorker passes time with his friends in games of mock sincerity, irreverence, and recreational cruelty towards those around them.
Style: thought provoking, cynical, realistic, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: introspection, estrangement, social decay, human nature, satire, shallowness, society, dull life, life is a bitch, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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39%
Optical Illusions (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, France, Portugal
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A blind man who recovers his sight after an operation finds his life in chaos when he is rejected by the community to which he once belonged. (Chile)
Style: humorous, touching, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, love affair, human nature, introspection, friends, workplace, innocence lost, teaching the ways of the world, workplace romance, secretary, workplace situations, shopping mall ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Love at the Top (1974)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The relationship between a successful businessman and a prostitute is exploited by a cynical novelist.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, manipulation, love triangle, lovers reunited, love affair, couple relations, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, lifestyle, love and romance, rise to the top, satire ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
2BPerfectlyHonest (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Business partners Frank and Josh go bankrupt after their dot-com start-up collapses before it goes online. Frank, a bachelor and broke, reluctantly moves back home to live with his parents while Josh, a hippie computer wiz who's married and has ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friends, friendship, disorder, love and romance, partners, lifestyle, odd couple, infidelity, self discovery, couples, city life, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Deal Is a Deal (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A London tube driver considers pursuing a third fatal accident to collect a huge payout.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, teenage life, cons and scams, crimes, writer's life, friends, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, sex on first date, postcard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Tiger and the Pussycat (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Comedy-drama about a middle-aged Italian businessman Vittorio Gassman who is married to Eleanor Parker and is innocently introduced one day to a schoolgirl with pigtails named Carolina. Years later, that young schoolgirl has become a vivacious ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: golden years, unfulfillment, dishonesty, parents and children, midlife crisis, romance, crumbling marriage, love and romance, aging, elderly, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Santa Maradona (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An unemployed young man finds his life turned upside down when he falls in love with a beautiful actress.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, love affair, looking for love, couple relations, human nature, lifestyle, buddies, youth, couples, twentysomething life, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Tour de Force (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Belgium, of all places. What's Belgium got besides chocolates and fries? No matter, this year it was Hannes' and Kiki's turn to choose the destination of their annual bike tour with their closest friends. They all looks forward to the ...
Style: humorous, touching, road movie, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: friends, vacation, on the road, terminal illness, friendship, bittersweet, thirty something, self discovery, road trip, escapades, best friends, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
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33%
Long Live Freedom (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The elections are approaching and the largest opposition party in the country do not look good. Its leader, Enrico Oliveri can not stand the pressure and disappears. Fearing a scandal, the eminence grise of the party had brought into play the twin ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever, suspense ...
Plot: politics, twins, campaign, switching roles, state affairs, dishonesty, hidden identity, disorder, old love, political rally, political party, impostor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Passion (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: To avoid being sued, a film director reluctantly agrees to set up and direct the Good Friday celebrations in a small Tuscan town.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: society, religions or cults, celebrity culture, nothing goes right, disorder, lifestyle, celebration, down on your luck, artists and showbiz, director, religion
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
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33%
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Short Skin (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ever since he was a child, the seventeen-yearold Edoardo has suffered from a malformation of the foreskin that stops him from masturbating and makes him insecure and ill at ease with girls. Shut up in his sexless microcosm, Edoardo reacts with ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, teenage life, misfit, youth, anxiety, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexuality, foreskin, loss of virginity, pressure, uncertainty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
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33%
James' Journey to Jerusalem (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During his journey to Jerusalem young James learns the meaning of being Israeli.
Style: realistic, humorous, thought provoking, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: friendship, change of luck, fish out of water, culture clash, society, racism, misfit, boss and employee, immigrants, social differences, teaching the ways of the world, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
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32%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, couple relations, lifestyle, dishonesty, family problems, love affair, couples, unfulfillment, family relations, strong female presence, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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32%
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How to Be (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man having an existential crisis convinces a Canadian self-help guru to come to London and become his personal life coach.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: self discovery, introspection, unfulfillment, coming of age, youth, artists and showbiz, hopes, lifestyle, musician, breakup, musician's life, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
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31%
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LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: humorous, sincere, talky, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, youth, introspection, friendship, couple relations, human nature, love and romance, computers and web, misfit, twentysomething life, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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31%
With Friends Like These (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Black Kelly gets back from New York, she discovers that more has changed than just her hair color while she's been away. Frederic found himself a girlfriend and plans to move. Kurt and Blonde Kelly live together with their one-year-old ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: human nature, friendship, reunion, best friends, youth, friends, homecoming, bittersweet, nudity (full frontal - brief), social relations, snobbism, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Cleopatra (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A retired teacher and a soap star leave their routines and the men in their lives behind and embark on a weekend trip.
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, fall in love, self discovery, looking for love, human nature, best friends, introspection, on the road, hopes, family business, parents and children, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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30%
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Reality (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A dark comedy centering on the lives of a Neapolitan based family whose father, a fish merchant, is so infatuated with the reality TV show "Grande Fratello" (the Italian version of "Big Brother") he starts living his life as if ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, dark humor, thought provoking ...
Plot: life turned upside down, obsession, losing-it hero, society, disorder, audition, tv show, human nature, big brother, tv, power of media, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, naples italy, rome italy, southern italy
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30%
Bunny and the Bull (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young shut-in takes an imaginary road trip inside his apartment, based on mementos and memories of a European trek from years before.
Style: touching, humorous, surreal, captivating, mind bending ...
Plot: odd couple, friendship, isolation, friends, partners, agoraphobia, haunted by the past, on the road, introspection, wilderness, escapades, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, poland
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30%
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