Movies like Theatre

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Theatre (1978)
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Theatre (1978)
Original name: Teātris
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, actress, love

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and talky films with plots about theater, love, actress, artists and showbiz, loneliness, friendship and male nudity mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Theatre: The Wicked Uncle (2011), Open at Night (2016), Diamond Tongues (2015), Someone to Love (1987), Trust Me (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: female full frontal nudity, female nudity, shower, male nudity, theater, freak, labia, crossover
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95%
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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: poster, theater, microwave oven, zoo, hammock, accident, night, monkey, car accident, baby, bar
Place: paris france
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84%
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: actress, dreaming, performer, doubt, conversation, discussion, argument, friend, anger, rage, man with glasses, love ...
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82%
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: theater, party, interview, brother brother relationship, actress, loneliness, director
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81%
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Trust Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A comical fresco on human misdemeanors and betrayals... A film about our right to not be perfect.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: actor's life, artists and showbiz, theater, disorder, love affair, love and romance, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, landlord, sabotage, eviction, play, unfaithful boyfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Marisa in the Woods (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Marisa feels that she is the supporting actress of her own life. She has no job, no projects, no prospects for the future. She looks away from her own life's downfall to become the rescuer of her best friend Mina, who is immersed in a desperate ...
Style: mumblecore, road movie
Plot: women, rehearsal, guilt, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dialogue driven, actor's life, gay pride, existentialism, theater, young adult, relationship problems, debut ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Quartette (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a small Czech town, mother dependent Robert, his attractive girlfriend Simona, histrionic Tomas and extremely reserved History freak Funes, all dissatisfied with their lives, are members of the same string Quartet. As they rehearse for their next ...
Plot: music, domineering mother, innkeeper, string quartet, cellist, museum, theater, thirty something, pub, psychologist, nickname, musician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Best Intentions (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: New feature film by Gilles Legrand
Plot: male nudity, teacher, taking a photograph, bathtub, christmas, singing, bicycle, funeral, hospital, aquarium, apartment, condom ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Saturday, Sunday & Monday (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Although this sounds like a weekend like many others, in the Prior house the atmosphere is rather tense because of some nervousness on the part of individual members of the family, especially the father, Peppino, who gets angry with anyone who ...
Plot: play, unrequited love, shopkeeper, tailor, theater, jealousy, extramarital affair, marriage, eating, father son relationship, filmed play, grandfather grandson relationship
Place: naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Plot: social misfits, small town, showbiz, theater, cowboy, stage play, small town life, artists and showbiz, misfit, society, social relations, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Birdman or (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, psychological, talky, enigmatic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, actor's life, father daughter relationship, theater, desire for fame, alter ego, surrealism, existentialism, superhero, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, actor, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Vagina Monologues (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: This controversial work, created and performed by Eve Ensler, debuted off-off-Broadway in 1996 and soon rode a wave of national acclaim. Now, the intimacy of Ensler's original show has been lovingly brought to the screen. Capturing her unique ...
Style: semi serious, thought provoking, realistic, talky, biting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual dysfunction, performer's life, theater, battle of the sexes, feminism, artists and showbiz, gender, introspection, sexual relations, society, couples, vagina ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 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, sex, tv news, working class, age difference, factory worker, forgiveness, anonymous letter, female nudity, adultery, male nudity, flashback ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Goodbye, Dragon Inn (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On a dark, rainy night, an historic and regal Taipei cinema sees its final film: 1967 martial arts feature "Dragon Inn". As the film plays, the lives of the theater's various employees and patrons intersect, and two ghostly actors ...
Style: surreal, semi serious, atmospheric, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: tourist, postmodernism, human nature, theater, unfulfillment, introspection, dull life, solitude, longing, love and romance, friends, cashier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taipei, taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 69
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
Plot: road trip, family, slap, best friend, travel, on the road, father, bartender, stage, actor, actress, driver ...
Place: florida, atlantic ocean
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51%
 6.0
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Rock'n Roll (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Guillaume Canet is told by a young co-star that he's no longer Rock'n' Roll and can't sell films anymore. He then tries to prove her wrong and gets help from his girlfriend, Marion Cotillard.
Plot: midlife crisis, actress, actor, plastic surgery, producer, director, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bodybuilding, yelling, son, french, love ...
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48%
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 650
Actrices (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Comédienne hantée par son rôle de Nathalia Petrovna, l'héroïne de la pièce de Tourguéniev Un Mois à la campagne qu'elle répète difficilement, Marcelline tente de noyer ses angoisses dans une piscine sur un air de Glenn Miller. ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, talky, touching ...
Plot: actor's life, singleness, parent child relationship, childlessness, single, stage, theatre play, love of one's life, theatre milieu, artists and showbiz, theater, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Chacun sa Vie (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Before being judges, attorneys, or jury members, they are first of all men and women at a crossroads in their lives, with their dreams and their secrets, their hopes and their limitations, all beneath the same sun, each with their own dark side. In ...
Plot: gay, church, piano, police officer, trial, festival, taxi, hospital, convertible, playing piano, poker, theater ...
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45%
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Screwed in Tallinn (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Percy Nilegaard collects Swedish single men and embarks on a bus trip to Tallinn with a so-called "highly-experienced driver".
Plot: loneliness, love, liquor, unrequited love, prostitution, swedish, awkwardness
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A theater director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he attempts to create a life-size replica of New York inside a warehouse as part of his new play.
Style: surreal, semi serious, clever, offbeat, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, writer's life, depression, director, therapist, alienation, actress, actor, suicide, obsessive quest, man-woman relation, theater ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Chaos Class (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lazy, uneducated students mostly coming from money, share a very close band. They live together in the dormitory of this private highschool, where they daily plan their latest pranks on teachers or the other classes. When a new and obviously strict ...
Plot: broken window, coffee, costume, bullying, extortion, hospital, letter, cat, high school, love letter, lesson, punishment ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 788
Bed Bugs (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Burned out and lonely Rocky is almost 50 years old and has seen better times as a womanizer. One day, Thorben shows up at his door claiming to be his son. He is trying to get advice on how to be successful with women.
Plot: love, sexuality, loneliness, male masturbation, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, pornography, hitchhiking, masturbation, male nudity, father son relationship, misogynist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Oldies but Goldies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bitter-sweet comedy about two people who wish to live life to the full despite their age. Ota is a retired high-school teacher and at this point in life has various foibles that complicate life for his son and daughter-in-law. Moreover, he has a ...
Style: road movie
Plot: retirement home, audition, teacher, parent child relationship, egocentrism, bullying, selfish woman, coming of age, actress, immaturity, self pity, old woman ...
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38%
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Me and Orson Welles (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Isle Of Man
Duration: 114 min.
Story: New York, 1937. A teenager hired to star in Orson Welles' production of Julius Caesar becomes attracted to a career-driven production assistant.
Style: sincere, serious, stylized, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, ambition, actor's life, boss and employee, historical figure, theater, romance, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, youth, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1937
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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38%
Don't Think Twice (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An improv group deals with several crises, including the loss of their lease and one member hitting the big time.
Style: dramatic, emotional, touching, bad ending, sad ...
Plot: friendship, hospital, multiple narrators, improv, naked man, tv show in film, argument, flash forward, break up, swimming pool, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, waitress ...
Place: new york
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32%
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Being Julia (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Hungary, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Julia Lambert is a true diva: beautiful, talented, weathly and famous. She has it all - including a devoted husband who has mastermined her brilliant career - but after years of shining in the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of ...
Style: semi serious, witty, realistic, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, vengeance, actor's life, theater, romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, love affair, showbiz, artists and showbiz, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, year 1938, 1950s
Place: london, europe, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.3
 10K
Truman (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Julián receives an unexpected visit in Madrid from his lifelong friend Tomás, who now lives in Canada, the encounter is bittersweet. Diagnosed with terminal cancer, Julián is focused on putting his affairs in order, while Tomás is still ...
Plot: dog, cancer, old friend, streetcar, ex wife, lesbian couple, theater, walking a dog, terminal illness, hospital, actor, veterinarian ...
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
I'm Going Home (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The comfortable daily routines of aging Parisian actor Gilbert Valence, 76, are suddenly shaken when he learns that his wife, daughter, and son-in-law have been killed in a car crash. Having to take care of his now-orphaned grandson, he struggles to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, touching ...
Plot: orphan, actor's life, artists and showbiz, hopes, love and romance, couples, family problems, golden years, dealing with death, getting home, couple relations, custody ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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.
Plot: pimp, sex, love, glamour, audition, nightlife, actor, showbiz, scandal, depression, nightclub, male prostitution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Anita Takes a Chance (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fifty-something widow Anita loses her lifetime dream job as a cinema attendant when the new owner wants to tear down the old theater and build a trendy multiplex in its stead. Depressed at first, Anita finds comfort in watching the shirtless hunks ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic
Plot: aging, infidelity, bus, love affair, office, unfulfilled love, beach, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples, golden years, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%