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: road movie, philosophical, cerebral, psychological, clever, touching, humorous, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: summer, friendship, time travel, lgbt, trippy, road trip, seaside, odd couple, friends, nightlife, satire, introspection, lifestyle, human nature, teaching the ways of the world, dancing, travel, party, unrequited love, divorce, beach, cemetery, yacht, on the road, homosexual ...
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 friends, friendship, couples, society, family relations, lifestyle and satire mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Easy Life: The Terrace (1980), Ugly, Dirty and Bad (1976), Scent of a Woman (1974), The Trip to Italy (2014), Caterina in the Big City (2003). 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: non-linear, suspense, talky, cynical, biting ...
Plot: member of parliament, communist, screenwriter, television, politics, satire, dishonesty, state affairs, unfulfillment, society, artists and showbiz, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy
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95%
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: disturbing, dark, realistic, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: incest, sexual promiscuity, poverty, greed, family relations, dysfunctional family, brother in law sister in law sex, nude model, consumerism, burlesque, baptism, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: realistic, serious, uplifting, touching, sentimental
Plot: blind man, blindness, bitterness, female nudity, road trip, disability, self discovery, soldier, kidnapping, priest, anger, lottery ticket ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy, napoli italy, naples italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: sad, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: world war two, friendship, innocence lost, introspection, human nature, idealism, love triangle, midlife crisis, youth, love and romance, coming of age, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 50s, 60s, 20th century ...
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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, melancholic, semi serious, sexy, talky ...
Plot: road trip, character study, on the road, farce, friendship, odd couple, buddies, verbal byplay, satire, food, bittersweet, reality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, italy, england, europe, pompeii ...
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58%
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: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: youth, teenage life, fish out of water, social differences, friendship, lifestyle, society, politics, human nature, hopes, city life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: elderly, elderly woman, aging, family relations, disorder, parents and children, human nature, nothing goes right, food, summer, golden years, sleeping pill ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, mediterranean sea, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Libertine (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 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: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: sexual awakening, widow, erotica, female whipping, misogynist, lust, voyeur, sexual promiscuity, promiscuity, fetish, eroticism, sexual content ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Macaroni (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman from the United States returns to Italy for the first time in four decades only to discover that an old girlfriend of his, along with her brother, have involved him in a massive hoax.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: couples, disorder, friends, family relations, mistaken identity, on the road, culture clash, friendship, partners, society, dishonesty, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe, napoli italy, naples italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tomorrow's Another Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Such an inconsequential event - the unfortunate purchase of a package of cling film - reveals the character and behavior of a small group of individuals caught up in the chaos of today's society. Though it creates arguments and inner ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, offbeat
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, human nature, couple relations, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, couples, friends, cellist, psychiatrist, paranoia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: road movie, semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: friends, vacation, on the road, terminal illness, friendship, bittersweet, road trip, self discovery, thirty something, best friends, escapades, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
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46%
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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: suspense, realistic, semi serious, biting, talky ...
Plot: food, sexual humiliation, restaurant, bittersweet, satire, workplace, society, lifestyle, workplace situations, human nature, social differences, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever
Plot: friends, friendship, partners, love and romance, odd couple, lifestyle, disorder, couples, infidelity, self discovery, nothing goes right, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Stockholm Boogie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: We are following the two cousins and best friends, Jerka and Hoffa, during a typical night out in Stockholm. It's summertime and anything can happen.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, light, touching
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couples, silly humor, buddies, lifestyle, friends, breakup, singleness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, summer, breaking up with girlfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Three and Out (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: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, crimes, teenage life, cons and scams, writer's life, friends, dark humor, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Hawks and the Sparrows (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man and his son take an allegorical stroll through life with a talking bird that spouts social and political philosophy.
Style: surreal, psychedelic, mind bending, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: crow, satire, surrealism, talking bird, mythology, hawk, travel, politics, on the road, state affairs, society, clergy ...
Time: 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Don't Think About It (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Plot: bankruptcy, small town, dysfunctional family, family relations, homecoming, family life, family business, unfulfillment, lifestyle, parents and children, friendship, family home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: surreal, mind bending, captivating, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: odd couple, friendship, friends, isolation, partners, introspection, haunted by the past, wilderness, on the road, escapades, buddies, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, realistic, cynical, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: estrangement, introspection, human nature, social decay, satire, society, shallowness, life is a bitch, dull life, female nudity, father, riding a bicycle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Love at the Top (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The relationship between a successful businessman and a prostitute is exploited by a cynical novelist.
Style: erotic, suspense, biting, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: female nudity, topless, cuckold, quitting job, intercourse, old friends, manipulation, old friend, murder, womanizer, revolution, adultery ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
James' Journey to Jerusalem (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During his journey to Jerusalem young James learns the meaning of being Israeli.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: wisdom of life, friendship, fish out of water, culture clash, racism, social differences, immigrants, boss and employee, teaching the ways of the world, society, satire, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: sexy, realistic, semi serious, clever, touching ...
Plot: love and romance, love affair, friends, workplace, introspection, human nature, dark humor, innocence lost, workplace romance, teaching the ways of the world, secretary, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Squint Your Eyes (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of a spirited ten-year-old girl who has run away from her proudly affluent parents in town and finds grudging refuge with the slightly slovenly caretaker of an abandoned farm, an ex-teacher.
Style: twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: farm, countryside, family problems, family relations, youth, on the run, odd couple, life is a bitch, human nature, school, friendship, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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All Against All (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere, suspense ...
Plot: satire, life turned upside down, working class, family life, righting the wronged, society, forced into action, hopes, family relations, eviction, family problems, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Mobile Home (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After having broken up with his girlfriend and left his job, Simon has come back to his small hometown in the countryside, where he meets up again with his old friend Julien. The two thirty-year-old, unemployed and idle men decide to reinvest in an ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, road movie
Plot: friendship, introspection, dream come true, hopes, starting over, small town, thirtysomething life, bittersweet, money problems, journey, countryside, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
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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: talky, humorous, sincere, mumblecore, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, friendship, introspection, youth, couple relations, computers and web, human nature, love and romance, misfit, twentysomething life, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
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The Trip (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Steve Coogan is asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, he envisions it as the perfect getaway with his beautiful girlfriend. But, when she backs out on him, he has no one to accompany him but his best friend and ...
Style: humorous, road movie, melancholic, funny, visually appealing ...
Plot: on the road, restaurant, road trip, existentialism, eccentricity, friendship, sarcasm, midlife crisis, loneliness, lifestyle, food, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
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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: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: society, celebrity culture, disorder, religions or cults, lifestyle, nothing goes right, celebration, religion, down on your luck, artists and showbiz, director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
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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: realistic, humorous, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: coming of age, anxiety, sexuality, teenage boy, family relations, teenage life, teenage love, masturbation, surgery, misfit, youth, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, couple relations, dishonesty, lifestyle, friendship, love affair, couples, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, social relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%