Movies like Theatre

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Theatre (1978)
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Theatre (1978)
Original name: Театр
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Human attempts to understand why when acting they are all going through the heart, but in real life are playing a role.
Plot: theater, love, actress

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, realistic and light films with plots about love, theater, actress, infidelity, actor, female nudity and flashback mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Theatre: Wonderful and Loved by All (2007), Barbara (1997), Zamfir's Zona (2002), Crazy in Love (1992), Someone to Love (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Wonderful and Loved by All (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Austria, Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Isabella Eklöf is an unemployed actress in her early thirties. Her friends all enjoy stable relationships, children and successful careers. In order to jump-start her life she decides to lie a bit on her next job application with unexpected ...
Plot: stage actress, actress, single, acrobatics, new year's eve party, funeral, rehearsal, friendship, casting, theater
Place: vienna, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
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Barbara (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Young vicar Mr. Paul arrives at the Faroe Islands to take up a benefice, and meets the young Barbara, twice married to vicars, and with both husbands laid cold in the grave. Despite the warnings of the surrounding community and his own religious ...
Plot: love, priest, widow
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Zamfir's Zona (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Zona Zamfirova is set in the eastern Serbian city of Niš in the 19th century. The plot follows the story of Zona Zamfirova, a local rich man's daughter, and the vicissitudes of her affair with Mane, an ordinary goldsmith. As it was undesirable ...
Plot: aunt nephew relationship, animal that acts human, wedding, father daughter relationship, church, kidnapping, love
Place: serbia
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63%
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Crazy in Love (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three generations of women live on a small island off the coast of Washington state with their men with whom they have no end of problems.
Plot: love, adultery, female director
Place: seattle washington, seattle
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Someone to Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During a party at movie director Danny's home, a group of friends and actors people are reunited to converse about love and relationship. Orson Welles is the "judge" of these conversations.
Plot: brother brother relationship, party, interview, actress, director, loneliness, theater, hollywood
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All the Right Noises (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A married man with two small children begins an affair with a beautiful young actress which quickly blossoms into a full blown romance, until she tells him that she is only 15 years old…
Plot: relationships, older man younger woman romance, girl man relationship, older man younger woman relationship, older man younger woman, infidelity, train, 15 year old, wife, actress, father, pregnancy ...
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Grand Guignol (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Plot: wife murders husband, violence, theatrical troupe, theater, male female relationship, theatre director, axe, wrist slitting, actress, marriage, actor, husband wife relationship ...
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Ninguém Ama Ninguém Por Mais de Dois Anos (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "No one loves anyone for more than two years" is an adaptation of Nelson Rodrigues' work about five couples that live in Brazil in the early 60's, who are seen by the society as conventional people, but whose intimate lives turn ...
Plot: romance, extramarital affair, wedding, cheating wife, voyeur, female nudity, seduction, love, infidelity, cheating
Time: 50s, 1960s, 60s, 1950s
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50%
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Italian Postcards (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lidia (Christiana Borghi) passes herself off as a stage actress to interview international star Silvana (Genevieve Page) for her writer boyfriend (David Brandon). Her first obstacle is the boarding house owner and former stage star Pola Mareschi, ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: razor blade, interview, hidden microphone, disguise, sign language, actor, actress, robbery, motorcycle gang, boarding house, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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Sound & Fury (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
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Story: The lives of a Shakespearian theatre group and their personal struggles to organize the production of 'Hamlet'.
Plot: actor, sex, ghost, death, love, critic, shakespeare's hamlet, theater
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The False Servant (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young woman disguises herself as a knight to expose a gold-digging man divided between her and a Countess.
Plot: flirt, gold coin, countess, secret revealed, cross dressing, blackmail, master servant relationship, breaking the fourth wall, flashlight, flirting, theater, broken engagement ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
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Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 50 year old Giulio (Tognazzi) and his 17 year old goddaughter, Vincenzina (Muti) fall madly in love with each other and soon are wed. Unfortunately for Giulio he walks in on his friend and Vincenzina upon a return from a trip. His jealousy and anger ...
Plot: love, female nudity, sex, marriage, male nudity, flashback, adultery, forgiveness, factory worker, tv news, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: italy
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Stormland (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The tragicomic story of lone rebel Boddi Steingrimsson who lives in a small town in Northern Iceland. Boddi hates materialistic modern society in its entirety and on his blog-page he comically criticizes everything and everyone. Before long he has ...
Style: romanticism, touching, sincere, captivating, 2d animation
Plot: tragic hero, love, heroes, criminal, rebel, alienation, tradition versus modernity, blog, novel, revolutionary, anti heroes, male nudity ...
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38%
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Don't Grieve (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Benjamin, the local doctor is a soul of a local society, the educated, friendly, democratic person who often treats the poor for free. It makes him very popular with the locals but most certainly does not help with his bank account. He is in love ...
Plot: dancing, banquet, drunkenness, death, adoption, dance, doctor, humiliation, brother sister relationship, duel
Place: caucasus, georgia (former ussr), russia
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Purgatory Comics (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Purgatory Comics tells the story of a young woman named Cola who runs from her adult responsibilities and hides in a failing comic book store. This leaves Cola to question how long she can hide from her complicated past.
Plot: comics, comic book shop, fear of commitment, love, female nudity, flashback
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34%
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Gossip (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Ten actresses test films for the title role of a remake of "Queen Christina".
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: actor's life, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, strong female presence, female protagonist, rivalry, theater, lesbian, actress, producer, actress playing herself, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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34%
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Vaclav (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Vaclav, the village loser, in his 40's bordering on autism, lives with his widowed mother on the outskirts of the village. He is seen by villagers as the local fool, nothing but a constant pain for them, but there is a skeleton in the village ...
Plot: love, czech village, autism, mother son relationship
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: czechoslovakia
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Say a Word for the Poor Hussar (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 167 min.
Story: The small town agog Hussars entry. Love between cornet and the young actress suddenly faces intrigue made by a St. Petersburg bureaucrat. The actress father dies after being involved in this game and perspectives look dark... But evil will ...
Style: sincere, melancholic
Plot: investigation, jealousy, love, actor, actress, secret police, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, illicit affair, social relations, theater, forced marriage ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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Americanese (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Long after their breakup, Chinese American Raymond Ding and Amerasian Aurora Crane struggle to let go. Torn apart by mismatched ideals, meddling friends, and the complexities of racial identities, they find other suitable mates but cannot stay away ...
Plot: east asian lead, interracial romance, love, asian american, dream, break up, interracial, breakup, asian
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Cowboys (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Six men, one woman (and her brother) come together with one goal - to make the play. It would be probably another common story that this theater group is composed of anti-heroes who float lost in time and space, in a town where it seems that the sun ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: theater, showbiz, homecoming, culture clash, small town, society, cowboy, stage play, rivalry, rules and policies, unfulfillment, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia
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33%
Diamond Tongues (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Edith dreams of being a successful actress but just can't seem to make things happen. When she can't figure out what she's doing wrong, she begins to do everything wrong.
Plot: stage, argument, bug, bespectacled male, dark humor, actress, dream, frustration, performer, insecurity, discussion, uncertainty ...
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The Wicked Uncle (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a small Swiss village, a school sports coach is accused of molestation by the mother of one of his pupils. The citizens are outraged…that the mother could make such a claim – for the coach she accuses is a local hero, a former world champion ...
Style: intellectual
Plot: freak, shower, female full frontal nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), pubic hair, theater, crossover, female nudity, labia, male nudity, satire, photograph
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Detours (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A newly single New Yorker must re-locate to Florida for her dream job. She drives south with her widowed dad, her mom's ashes in a coffee can, and a GPS with a mind of its own.
Style: road movie, feel good, humorous, light, captivating
Plot: road trip, love, one night stand, infidelity, mother daughter relationship, middle age romance, cheating wife, highway travel, sexual attraction, marriage, on the road, extramarital affair ...
Place: atlantic ocean, new york, florida
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31%
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Dad Is Gone, Mom Also (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A coming-of-age film: When Laurette's parents disappear following a row, Laurette assumes responsibility for the family. The initial fiesta of children alone gives way to abandonment and the pressures of responsibility.
Plot: pregnancy, coming of age, brother sister relationship, teenager, divorce, pregnant girl
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The Violin Player (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This European drama, set in Paris, follows a brilliant musician as he suddenly forsakes his career, to live and love amongst the common populace. Armand is the violinist who yearns to experience that life and to share his music with everyone, not ...
Plot: violin, subway, paris metro, violinist, musician
Place: paris france
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Glamour Dolls (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This is the story of two male prostitutes who want to become professional actors and how they struggle to get into show business.
Style: sentimental, captivating, sexy, light, humorous
Plot: male prostitution, showbiz, love, glamour, pimp, actor, nightlife, audition, show business, friendship, drugs, nightclub ...
Place: london
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30%
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Open at Night (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One night to change everything. One night to save a theater, one night to change one's perspective about life. Luigi will push and pull Faeza with him everywhere around Paris an entire night to save his theater.
Plot: car accident, monkey, theater, baby, hammock, zoo, microwave oven, poster, bar, night, cell, smoking ...
Place: paris france
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How to Be Loved (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An actress travels from Warsaw to Paris and during the trip reflects on the last few years of her life. It goes back to the German occupation and her hiding of a fellow actor who has supposedly killed a collaborator. He is weak and a bit cowardly, ...
Plot: airplane, murder suspect, tank, theater, airport, cigarette smoking, flashback, suicide, cognac
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30%
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Pan (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Edvarda arrives at the little Norwegian village, to stay with some family, she find the Lt., Thomas Glahn, very interesting. Soon they fall in love. It's a very passionate relationship, but this leads to problems. Both of them are very ...
Plot: murder, love, forest, infidelity
Place: norway, arabia
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29%
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Dirty Tricks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Martin Clunes plays Edward, an English tutor at an Oxford language school. Seemingly charming and thoughtful, Edward is really a calculating liar and manipulator. A series of events triggered at a dinner party leads Edward down a very precarious and ...
Style: realistic, serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, cheating, inheritance, infidelity, murder, seduction, trial, love, adultery, suspicion, court, money ...
Place: england
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