Movies like Theatre

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Theatre
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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L'Amour Fou
Drama, Romance
France
252 min.
 8.0
I'm Going Home
Comedy, Drama
France, Portugal
90 min.
 7.0
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and clever films with plots about actress, theater, love, actor, artists and showbiz, love and romance and actor's life mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Theatre: Detours (2016), Say a Word for the Poor Hussar (1981), Maestro (2014), I'm Going Home (2001), L'Amour Fou (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Detours
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, daughter, cheating wife, street, highway, slap, best friend, stage, actress, actor, single parent ...
Place: florida, atlantic ocean
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System:   95%
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Say a Word for the Poor Hussar
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 ...
Plot: investigation, jealousy, secret police, entrapment, theater, peace, period piece, forced marriage, agent, singing, love, cavalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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System:   95%
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Maestro
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Henry, a young actor, finds himself involved in a film by cinema superstar, Cédric Rovere. Charmed by his benevolence, feelings hitherto unknown are aroused, while Rovere, intrigued by Henry's dream, lives this shoot as an unexpected gift.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, actor's life, self discovery, cinema, reading a book, reading aloud, sleeping, nature, falling in love, poetry, actress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, france
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    User:   99%
 
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I'm Going Home
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, touching ...
Plot: actor's life, artists and showbiz, hopes, love and romance, couples, family problems, orphan, golden years, dealing with death, getting home, couple relations, custody ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
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L'Amour Fou
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 252 min.
Story: L'Amour Fou follows the dissolution of the marriage between Claire, an actress (played by Bulle Ogier), and Sebastien, her director (Jean-Pierre Kalfon).
Plot: play, director, hippie, documentary filmmaker, theater, tv crew, symbolism, sex, extramarital affair, adultery, infidelity, love ...
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Caprice
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An average guy meets an actress who is more beautiful than he could ever imagine. But then a pesky girl materializes to make his life a living hell. His perfect girlfriend now thinks that he is involved with this Caprice.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, romance, love and romance, actor's life, unlikely couple, couple relations, artists and showbiz, friends, couples, love, school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 107 min.
Story: 8 Days to Premiere is a love story set in the world of theater. Romeo and Juliet is to be the season´s grand premiere. Noora, the female lead in the play, breaks her leg at the kickoff party, and Laura, an actress who due to her debilitating stage ...
Plot: count down, scheming, female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian, sex, lesbian romance, ghost, sister sister relationship, flashback, love, mother daughter relationship ...
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Liz & Dick
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the set of Cleopatra, Hollywood's most beautiful star, Elizabeth Taylor, fell into the arms of one of the world's greatest actors, Richard Burton - and she didn't leave. Their subsequent white-hot, scandalous love affair gave rise ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, sexy
Plot: actor's life, hollywood, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, celebrity culture, renewed love, death, love, infidelity, argument ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, rome italy
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System:   74%
    User:   70%
 
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Chuck & Buck
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Buck is a man-child who has lived his existence in a life of kindergarten collages and lollipops. Buck remembers his old childhood friend Chuck, with whom he feels a need to reconnect with after having invited him to his mother's funeral. Buck ...
Style: dark humor, psychological, semi serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, gay, friendship, sexuality, mentally unstable, stalking, loneliness, unlikely friendships, relationships, workplace, homosexuality, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   70%
    User:   77%
 
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Lily in Love
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Insulted when his screenwriter wife writes a leading role for a younger man, aging Broadway idol Fitz Wynn disguises himself as a handsome young Italian.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: actor's life, romance, battle of the sexes, desire for fame, deception, show business, typewriter, switching roles, destructive relationship, infidelity, stage fright, fame ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, hungary, budapest, manhattan new york city, budapest hungary
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System:   66%
    User:   74%
 
That Most Important Thing: Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Servais Mont, a photographer, meets Nadine Chevalier who earns her money starring in cheap soft-core movies. Trying to help her, he borrows the money from the loan sharks to finance the theatrical production of 'Richard III' and gives ...
Style: serious, stylized, surreal, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, actor's life, infidelity, love triangle, loan, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
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System:   64%
    User:   75%
 
Winter Passing
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Actress Reese Holden has been offered a small fortune by a book editor if she can secure for publication the love letters that her father, a reclusive novelist, wrote to her mother, who has since passed away. Returning to Michigan, Reese finds that ...
Style: psychological, serious, melancholic, realistic, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, addiction, loneliness, depression, drug abuse, writing, drugs, drinking, suicide, death, writers, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, michigan
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System:   62%
    User:   53%
 
A Midwinter's Tale
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Out of work actor Joe volunteers to help try and save his sister's local church for the community by putting on a Christmas production of Hamlet, somewhat against the advice of his agent Margaretta. As the cast he assembles are still available ...
Style: witty, talky, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, village, nothing goes right, shakespeare, actor's life, love, showbiz, dysfunctional family, artists and showbiz, adaptation, tragedy, celebrity culture ...
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System:   58%
    User:   58%
 
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Camp
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Misfits in their lives back home, a group of young people live it up at musical-theater camp. While the sports counselor is completely ignored, the kids' spend all their time in rehearsal for a grueling schedule that involves a new show every ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: camp, coming of age, gay, cross dressing, dancing, dance, teenager, summer camp, rock, friendship, homosexuality, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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    User:   50%
 
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Who Knows?
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Quick-witted, well-read cultured types revolve around each other in a delightful potpourri of theatre, romanticism and theft.
Style: talky, semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: romance, hotel, actor's life, relationships, infidelity, love affair, dialogue, french, artists and showbiz, obsession, farce, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 18th century
Place: france, europe, italy, paris france
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System:   56%
    User:   64%
 
VeggieTales: The Star of Christmas
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, History, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Bob the Tomato and Larry the Cucumber appear as Cavis Appythart and Millward Phelps, respectively--two jingle writers based loosely on Gilbert and Sullivan. The setting is 1880s London, and they've written a musical called "The Princess ...
Plot: plumber, star, opening night, theater, turtle, songwriting, invention, inventor, scot, artifact, producer, cucumber ...
Time: 1880s
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System:   54%
    User:   53%
 
Seven Girlfriends
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jesse is charming, romantic, and he knows how to pop the question; he just can't face marriage. So, when he and Hannah split up during the same week that a former fiancée dies, he decides to figure things out. He visits each woman about whom ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: buddies, romance, unlikely couple, womanizer, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, introspection, self discovery, couple relations, looking for love, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: phoenix arizona, portland oregon
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System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
Noises Off...
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A travelling theater group has so much action going on behind-the-scenes it almost ruins the performances.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, theater, nothing goes right, showbiz, verbal byplay, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, mentor, workplace, dialogue, love, adaptation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, manhattan new york city, iowa
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System:   46%
    User:   54%
 
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All About Anna
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anna is a young costume designer, focused on her job and wary of getting caught in romantic relationships. She has just found a new apartment, and is tempted to let her latest boyfriend, Frank, move in with her. Instead, she finds a tenant: The ...
Plot: love, lesbian sex, sex, orgasm, eroticism, romance, pornography, roommate, explicit sex, lesbian interest, vagina, blow job ...
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, france, paris france, scandinavia ...
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System:   46%
    User:   48%
 
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Being Julia
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: witty, semi serious, realistic, sincere, dramatic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, vengeance, mentor, revenge, adultery, actor's life, teacher, friendship, theater, unlikely couple, romance, period piece ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1950s, year 1938
Place: london, europe, england, new jersey
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System:   44%
    User:   41%
 
Anita Takes a Chance
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, realistic, sexual
Plot: infidelity, bus, love affair, office, unfulfilled love, beach, midlife crisis, love and romance, aging, couples, golden years, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
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System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
 6.0
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Marquise
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marquise is a drama about the rise and fall of a beauteous actress. As cheerfully portrayed by Sophie Marceau, the eponymous heroine is an engagingly ribald, but perhaps rather too modern, character. She rises from an impoverished background to ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, sexual
Plot: prostitute, tragic hero, rise and fall, romance, royal family, love and romance, society, couples, intrigue, couple relations, love triangle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, versailles
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System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
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No Shame
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A script fell to Isabel by chance. In reading it you realize it's the same story of the romance she had with the film director Mario Fabra, author of the script. Isabel decides appointment with Mario, who was not seen again, but at the moment ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, biting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: actor's life, ego clash, teachers and students, lovers reunited, school, romance, love and romance, couples, artists and showbiz, aging, rise to the top, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, madrid, spain
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System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
La tarea prohibida
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Expanding on ideas from "La Tarea" (Homework), Director Jaime Humberto Hermosillo continues his story, now of a young man completing an assignment for his film/video class. The young man invites Marieda, a middle-aged woman, over to his ...
Plot: mother son incest, incestuous sex, bare breasts, erotica, female nudity, filmmaker, dancer, video camera, male nudity, microphone, singer, song ...
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System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
The Rest is Silence
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1911-12, the Romanian movie director Grigore Brezianu and the financial tycoon Leon Popescu made together the 2 hours long movie "Romania's Independence" - an as faithful as possible screen adaptation of the real Independence War ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: obsessive quest, filmmaking, ambition, hopes, artists and showbiz, blind ambition, starting over, showbiz, partners, society, state affairs, career change ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, hungary, romania
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System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
Oldies but Goldies
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, old woman, hysteria, hitchhiker, female hysteria, coming of age ...
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System:   41%
    User:   35%
 
Wonderful and Loved by All
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: theater, actress, single, rehearsal, friendship, funeral, acrobatics, new year's eve party, casting
Place: stockholm sweden
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System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
Lisa Picard Is Famous
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an actress, as well as the conflict that arises when ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: actor's life, workplace romance, celebrity culture, media satire, showbiz, workplace situations, filmmaking, love and romance, media, artists and showbiz, gender, workplace ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   40%
    User:   32%
 

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