Movies like Ten 1971

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Ten (1971)
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Ten (1971)
Original name: Тень
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Musical tale about a struggle between a good Scientist and his evil Shadow.
Style: allegory, fairy tale
Plot: female director, satire, irony

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out allegory, humorous, fairy tale and offbeat films with plots about female director, satire, politics, husband wife relationship, family relations, surrealism and princess mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Ten: A Very Old Story (1968), Leaving (2011), Time of the Servants (1989), Short Encounters (1967), Break Up Club (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ten (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Philosophic fairy tale about kind modest man whose shadow one day leaves him only to come alive and become his sinister treacherous antagonist.
Style: allegory
Plot: irony, satire
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A Very Old Story (1968)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the famous fairytale "The Tinderbox" by Hans Christian Andersen.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, entertaining, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: princess, happy ending, king, escapades, magic, imagination, boy, female stockinged legs, taking off shoes, pantyhose
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43%
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Leaving (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A bitter sweet comedy that follows a highly appointed Chancellor who set to step down from his position after years of service to his country. With just two last days left to enjoy his palatial villa before he is finally evicted, his situation ...
Style: allegory
Plot: chancellor, politics, satire, retirement, butler, journalist, politician, absurdism, garden, secretary, husband wife relationship
Place: central europe
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Barbara the Fair with the Silken Hair (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Once upon a time there lived a Tsar named Yeremey who went on a year-long journey to take inventory of all he owned. One day he is kidnapped by the underwater Tsar Chudo-Yudo. When a ransom is demanded, the Tsar's family is faced with all kinds ...
Style: fairy tale, folk tale
Plot: transformation, metamorphosis, challenge, czar, gluttony, witch, love, princess, medieval, puzzle, replacement, prince ...
Place: russia
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Time of the Servants (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Dana is young medical student with no self esteem, she can't deal with life, people and even not with herself. After her boyfriend leaves her, she changes to selfish woman, manipulating people and making them to serve her. She plays with her ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: female director, medical student, czech, betrayal, satire, transformation, blackmail, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, irony, opportunism, family relations, retribution ...
Place: czechoslovakia
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27%
Short Encounters (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After leaving their native village, Nadia (Nina Ruslanova at her debut) and her friend travel to the big city. Along the way, Nadia gets a job in a tea shop and meets Maxim (Russian icon Vladimir Vysotsky), and she falls in love with him and decides ...
Plot: female director, maid, homecoming, bureaucracy, guitar playing, geologist, construction site, speech, absent husband, flashback, love triangle
Place: russia
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26%
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Break Up Club (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Break Up Club (Chinese: 分手說愛你) is a 2010 Hong Kong romance film starring Jaycee Chan and Fiona Sit. This film revolves around a website that allows users to win back lost loves, so long as they agree to break up another happy couple.
Audience: student film
Plot: female director, asian american, asian, urban setting
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Unicorn Store (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman named Kit moves back to her parent's house, where she receives a mysterious invitation that would fulfill her childhood dreams.
Style: allegory, disturbing, sincere, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, grownups, hopes, parents and children, adaptation, family relations, family, youth, society, ambition, unicorn, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 2010s, 1990s
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King Thrushbeard (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: King Thrushbeard
Style: fairy tale
Plot: prince, queen, princess, jester, beggar, husband wife relationship, disguise, prison, horse riding, wig, prisoner, king ...
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My Life Is Hell (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: La naïve et complexée Leah signe par erreur un pacte avec le diable Abargadon. Mais elle est sur les listes du Paradis, aussi l'Archange Gabriel intervientil pour causer la perte du démon. Mais Leah commence à trouver Abargadon séduisant ...
Plot: female director, pact with the devil, devil, female nudity, hell
Place: paris france
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24%
Finnegan Begin Again (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A schoolteacher in her early 40s, involved in a dead-end love affair with a married mortician, drifts into a relationship with an aging newspaperman.
Plot: female director, old age, columnist, newspaper man, husband wife relationship, widow, mortician
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23%
Idlers of the Fertile Valley (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In this black comedy, the men in a lovely mansion slowly give in to a kind of terminal sloth after they are freed from the need to actually work. The father takes to his bed after his hernia acts up and never leaves it. Of his three sons, only one ...
Style: allegory
Plot: surrealism, class differences, seduction, female masturbation, maid, bourgeoisie, village, female nudity, sleeping, satire, fondling, mansion ...
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23%
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Rhinoceros (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Originally an absurdist play by Eugene Ionesco, Rhinoceros tells the story of a French town plagued by rhinoceroses. These are not ordinary rhinoceroses, but people who have been victims of "rhinoceritis." Or is it something else entirely? ...
Style: humorous, disturbing, offbeat, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: misfit, hopes, society, plague, farce, couple relations, human nature, idealism, fish out of water, isolation, couples, individualism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
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23%
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Do I Love You? (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: 'Do I Love You?' is a romantic philosophical comedy about life and the questions it throws at you.
Plot: family relations, female director, cycling, lesbian, lesbian interest, riding a bicycle
Place: london
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Chance of a Lifetime (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Irreverent freelance investigative reporter Tom Maguire hits rock bottom when bigot editor in chief Ivan refuses to print his pieces anymore and his bad back most be operated, but his health insurance just expired. Sympathetic editor Irene Dunbar, ...
Plot: female director, fake marriage, cheating, dinner, syringe, crutches, shower, jealousy
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23%
Trusting Beatrice (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Claude (Mark Evan Jacobs) is a hapless blue-collared loser living in Providence, Rhode Island whose life changes for the worse when he is unfairly fired from his job, his girlfriend cheats on him, and his apartment burns down resulting in him ...
Plot: female director, frenchwoman, fire, jail, orphan, bad luck, dysfunctional family
Place: rhode island
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23%
Donkey's Hide (1982)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Russian take on Charles Perrault's fairytale. At the festivities marking the christening of princess Theresa, daughter of king Gaston IX, a wicked fairy made a mysterious prophecy about the girl's life. Seventeen years later, Theresa ...
Style: folk tale
Plot: prince, princess
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The Feather Fairy (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany, Italy, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fairy-tale about an old lady who takes care of snow and Jakub who does not fear death. It reflects the idea of people's longing for happiness, love and understanding, their effort to overcome troubles and win over death. It criticizes greed ...
Style: fairy tale
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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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Einmal Hallig und zurück (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fanny, a reporter specializing in social gossip, unwittingly stumbles upon an environmental scandal involving a powerful politician. When her not very subtle investigations draw too much attention, she is sent to a tiny off shore island for her own ...
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Place: germany
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Family (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After suffering with the dire consequences of being in the closet, a group of lesbian friends forge a pact to deal with the dire consequences of coming out.
Plot: coming of age, gay, female director, coming out, african american, gay romance, lesbian, gay relationship
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18 Years Later (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marie (and her three fathers) are taking A-levels. Marie passes. She spends the summer in the country with her mother, Sylvia, who has returned from America with her Californian husband who has two sons. Marie falls in and out of love for the first ...
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21%
We're All Still Here (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two housewives discuss philosophical themes (actually an updated dialogue of Plato and Socrates) while doing the house work, the husband of one of them rehearses his part in a play (reading a 20th century philosophical text about totaliarism) at the ...
Style: intellectual
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21%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fitness instructor Julia is down on her luck, trying to make her baby boot camp a thriving business. To make ends meet, she becomes a part-time nanny for a single widowed father. Trouble is, she knows nothing about taking care of children.
Plot: picnic, female director, con artists, male friendship, teenager, kiss, male bonding, in laws, dinner, sabotage, gift, father figure ...
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21%
The King of the Candle (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Filming of the historical montage of Oswald de Andrade's play, where decadent millionaires, depraved children, corrupt and implacable capitalists are the characters interpreted by the Grupo Oficina, in a celebrated theatrical performance from ...
Style: avant garde, allegory
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21%
Wolves Cry Under the Moon (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Episodic drama from Taiwan. Was nominated for nine awards at the Golden Horse Film Festival.
Style: allegory, road movie, anthology
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Place: taiwan
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21%
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The Tempest (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: stylized, atmospheric, surreal, captivating, serious ...
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Time: 17th century, 16th century
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21%
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Kral Ubu (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cruel picture of the ways in which human beings acquire power and then cling to it. The story of Father Ubu, an idiot who climbs over the bodies of the dead to his royal post, is presented with a touch of the grotesque where naive comic elements ...
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42 Seconds of Happiness (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A circle of thirty-something friends reunite for a weekend away to celebrate the same sex wedding of a member of their group. Yet, despite their best efforts to behave themselves, a series of surprise plans, unexpected arrivals and exposed secrets ...
Style: cinema verite
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21%
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: offbeat, clever, witty, humorous, talky ...
Plot: satire, on the road, politics, hawk, crow, mythology, monk, religions or cults, family relations, society, clergy, state affairs ...
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