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, stylized, semi serious and talky films with plots about actress, love, theater, actor, mentor, artists and showbiz and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Theatre: Say a Word for the Poor Hussar (1981), Detours (2016), I'm Going Home (2001), Maestro (2014), L'Amour Fou (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, forced marriage, period piece, peace, theater, army, cavalry, actor, actress ...
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Place: russia
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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, unprotected sex, road, highway travel, long distance relationship, gay husband, vibrator, fast food, unfaithful wife, one night stand, theater ...
Place: atlantic ocean, florida
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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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, 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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System:   85%
    User:   73%
 
 6.8
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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: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, actor's life, self discovery, film making, mobile phone, movie making, first kiss, theater, poetry, chair, ping pong ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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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, tv crew, symbolism, documentary filmmaker, hippie, theater, mistress, tragedy, tape recorder, actress, kissing ...
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Caprice
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
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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 ...
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Liz & Dick
Genre: Biography, Drama
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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: stylized, serious, sexy, realistic
Plot: actor's life, hollywood, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, celebrity culture, renewed love, alcohol abuse, business manager, second marriage, paparazzi ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, rome italy
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    User:   84%
 
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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, humorous ...
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:   77%
    User:   78%
 
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: serious, psychological, melancholic, clever, realistic ...
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, michigan, manhattan new york city
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System:   72%
    User:   64%
 
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: stylized, serious, surreal, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, artists and showbiz, love and romance, romance, strong sexual content, couples, fall in love, actor's life, infidelity, love triangle, loan, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   66%
 
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: crown prince, spit take, squash, cucumber, producer, grape, playwright, carrot, relic, plumber, opening night, star ...
Time: 1880s
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System:   70%
    User:   57%
 
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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: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: actor's life, romance, battle of the sexes, desire for fame, show business, deception, typewriter, switching roles, destructive relationship, infidelity, producer, casting ...
Time: 80s
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System:   68%
    User:   80%
 
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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, humorous, realistic, 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:   67%
 
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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, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   55%
 
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, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: buddies, unlikely couple, romance, womanizer, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, introspection, self discovery, couple relations, looking for love, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: portland oregon, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   56%
 
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, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, nothing goes right, village, shakespeare, actor's life, love, showbiz, dysfunctional family, artists and showbiz, adaptation, tragedy, celebrity culture ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, australia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   61%
 
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: orgasm, lesbian sex, sex, love, romance, eroticism, pornography, roommate, explicit sex, cumshot, unsimulated sex, blow job ...
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, scandinavia, montmartre paris, denmark ...
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System:   57%
    User:   55%
 
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Attraction
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A writer/radio advice show host fails to heed his own advice as he stalks his ex-girlfriend and then becomes involved with an actress friend of hers.
Style: sexual, psychological, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, betrayal, infidelity, mentally unstable, relationships, violent, young lovers, twists & turns, revenge, violence, sexualized violence, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   45%
 
Isola: Multiple Personality Girl
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a woman, able to read the thoughts of others, comes to help survivors of the 1995 Kobe earthquake, she encounters a girl with Multiple Personality Disorder whose dangerous 13th personality, Isola, must be stopped
Plot: zoophilia, circus performer, quarantine, gender roles, post office, subconscious, tax evasion, thunderstorm, rabies, watermelon, closet, x ray ...
Place: jerusalem
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System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
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Cosi
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lewis a young director get his first job directing a play at a mental hospital with the patients as the cast. The play that is decided on is Cosi fan tutte an opera by Mozart.
Style: humorous, clever, touching, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: mental illness, hospital, mozart, insanity, friendship, infidelity, opera, romance, mental institution, dreams, underdog, australian ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, california, new jersey, sydney australia
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System:   52%
    User:   46%
 
Naked in New York
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, (watch for the facial expressions) and to whom you can turn to for help while facing life ('your parents, nyaa, I don't think ...
Style: talky, clever, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: college, coming of age, fall in love, marriage, relationships, gay, city life, romance, male nudity, writers, urban, actor's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
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System:   51%
    User:   42%
 
Collateral Beauty
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty.
Style: sad, emotional, twist ending, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: death, cancer, betrayal, life & death, love, terminal illness, love story, magic realism, greed, loneliness, loss, grief ...
Place: manhattan new york city
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System:   50%
    User:   58%
 
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, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, theater, nothing goes right, verbal byplay, showbiz, workplace situations, artists and showbiz, mentor, workplace, dialogue, love, adaptation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, iowa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   58%
 
 7.0
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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, sincere, realistic, 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
 7.2
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Stage Beauty
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Humble Maria, who outfits top London theater star Ned Kynaston, takes none of the credit for the male actor's success at playing women. And because this is the 17th century, Maria, like other females, is prohibited from pursuing her dream of ...
Style: clever, witty, sexual, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, gay, mistaken identity, actor's life, women, court, period piece, gender bending, artists and showbiz, gender, love story, life is a bitch ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, 18th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   43%
 
 6.9
 12K
Tetro
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Argentina, Spain, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Bennie travels to Buenos Aires to find his long-missing older brother, a once-promising writer who is now a remnant of his former self. Bennie's discovery of his brother's near-finished play might hold the answer to understanding their ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, gloomy, light ...
Plot: artist, immigrants, hospital, siblings relations, road trip, death, hotel, family drama, society, mentor, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past ...
Place: argentina, usa, new york, latin america, patagonia ...
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System:   47%
    User:   51%
 
 6.5
 62K
Dreamgirls
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Three young women – Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson – dream of becoming pop stars and they get their wish when they're chosen to be backup singers for the legendary James 'Thunder' Early.
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: dancing, rags to riches, musician's life, drugs/alcohol, singer, music business, music, broadway, performer's life, manager, jazz, desire for fame ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: detroit, usa, los angeles
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System:   47%
    User:   39%
 

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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany, USA
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System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
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System:   43%
    User:   43%
 
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