Movies like Unpredictable Guy

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Unpredictable Guy (1980)
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Unpredictable Guy (1980)
Original name: Tiro Al Aire
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Following his mother`s death, wise son Sebastian attempts to organise dad Nestor to cope with basic household chores. Sebastian shows Nestor how to light the oven. Later Nestor can't fix a broken lamp, but his son soon sorts it out. Nestor wants to act and invent money raising schemes whereas Sebastian yearns for a dad with a steady job. Nestor gets a role in an ad and pursues acting work. He seeks backing to market ping pong balls with world cup logos though the event has passed. The essence of the story revolves around how these conflicting aspirations can be reconciled.
Plot: father son relationship, single parent, struggling actor, world cup, soccer match, shower, tv commercial, stage play, hospital room

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and sincere films with plots about father son relationship, family relations, single parent, parents and children, shower, male nudity and family problems mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Unpredictable Guy: The Key Is in the Door (1978), Little Miracles (1997), Giraffes (2013), The Nest (1980), Nowhere Special (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Key Is in the Door (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Marie (Annie Girardot) teaches high school and has a 16-year-old daughter in her class. Divorced some years previously, she has some vague egalitarian notions about friendship with her students and leaves her door open to them. One of her protégés ...
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Little Miracles (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Rosalía is a cashier at a supermarket. She lives alone, loves reading fairy tales and hides in a magic fantasy world in order to survive living in the real one. She thinks she is a fairy who came on a mission and got caught in this world. She ...
Style: psychotronic
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Giraffes (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Panama, Cuba, Colombia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lía and Manuel live illegally in a closed house. Tania, trying to regain her rights over the space that her uncle left her, intends to evict them. But the couple is not ready to leave and Tania decides to retrench on the top floor of the house. The ...
Plot: love triangle, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, shower, guitar playing, smoking after sex
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The Nest (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a town near Salamanca, an eccentric widower, aged 60, is captivated by an imp, a precocious 13 year old. Alejandro is wealthy and alone, passing time with music, chess, and his shotgun. Gregoria (Goyita) the daughter of a weak-willed policeman ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain
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Nowhere Special (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy, Romania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: John, a 35-year-old window cleaner, has dedicated his life to bringing up his 4-year-old son, Michael, after the child's mother left them soon after giving birth. When John is given only a few months left to live, he attempts to find a new, ...
Style: disturbing, sentimental, sincere, captivating
Plot: father son relationship, family relations, dying father, single parent, parents and children, foster home, father and son, father, foster child, terminal illness, fighting illness, relationships ...
Place: northern ireland
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Kamchatka (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The movie show us how life was in Argentina for dissident people, in the seventies, under the military government.
Style: serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: family life, family in danger, life is a bitch, political unrest, parents and children, isolation, confined, youth, society, totalitarianism, parent child relationship, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: While visiting his recently-divorced father, Wylie discovers the camera and video diaries of Clayton. With his college friends over, Wylie begins to explore his desires through daydreams and reality. His roommate Greg is the object of his obsession. ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: gay, father son relationship, gay interest, gay crush, erotica, coming out, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay erotica, sex tape, male nudity, sexuality, skinny dipping ...
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Wild Pigeon (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
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A Good Boy (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After his mother's death, 17-year-old Sven moves in with his dad Achim, a taxi driver, who had divorced his mother several years earlier. It is not easy for Achim to get used to an adolescent around the house, especially since Sven hardly ...
Plot: pedophilia, taxi driver, parent child relationship, embarrassment, father son relationship, male nudity, masturbation, sex scene, female nudity, loss of son, camera, shower ...
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Dad's Home (2010)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
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Style: touching, unusual plot structure, captivating, psychological, contemplative
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Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
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Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 104 min.
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Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, captivating ...
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Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sincere
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