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Itsi Bitsi (2014)
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Itsi Bitsi (2014)
Original name: Steppeulven
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 1962 is the year when an entire generation lives life as though it was their last day. Young activist Eik Skaløe has his entire life turned upside down when he falls head over heels in love with the beautiful peace activist Iben Nagel Rasmussen, and she falls in love with him. But Iben is a child of the times, and freely accepts the order of the day: free love and sex. She renounces personal right of ownership and will not settle for one man when she can have several. In typically romantic fashion, he begins a struggle to win all of her love. As a poet, writer and singer he constantly confesses his love to her. But Eik must accept defeat, and in 1968 he travels without his beloved Itsi Bitsi to Nepal, the Land of Dreams in the East. A journey from which he will never return.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, based on true events
Plot: music band, rebellion, fighting the system, love affair, ambition, musician's life, rock, romance, love and romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, infidelity, love triangle, dysfunctional relationship, drug use, music, friends, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, musician, female nudity, sex scene, threesome, male nudity, suicide ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, denmark

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about love and romance, artists and showbiz, musician's life, music, couples, romance and ambition mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Itsi Bitsi: Scenes from the Goldmine (1987), Bandage (2010), Nana 2 (2006), Glitter (2001), Amália (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Scenes from the Goldmine (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl trying to make it in the 1980's New Wave rock and roll scene in L.A.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, touching, emotional
Plot: ambition, betrayal, love affair, infidelity, rock, fall in love, tragic love, friends, couples, musician's life, romance, music band ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Bandage (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Set in Japan in the early 1990s, there's one rising band called LANDS, that is starting to find success amidst a flood of other bands. Asako and Miharu are two Tokyo high school students. When Miharu gives Asako her favorite indie rock band; a ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, musician's life, betrayal, rising to stardom, romance, contests and competitions, dishonesty, music, music band, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
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Nana 2 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Two girls with the same name but very different personalities share an apartment in this sequel to Nana. The rising fame of Nana Osaki's band, the Black Stones, is beginning to take a toll on the best friends' relationship. Meanwhile, Nana ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Glitter (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman is catapulted into pop stardom, with her already-famous DJ boyfriend calling the shots.
Style: emotional, exciting, sentimental, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Amália (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 127 min.
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Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 1920s, 60s ...
Place: europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Elvis and Me (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The story of Priscilla's life with rock and roll star Elvis Presley.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: couples, folk hero, hopes, romance, artists and showbiz, musician's life, love and romance, desire for fame, ambition, music, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dance of the Dragon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Singapore
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Competition (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
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Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
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Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Romance 2 (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A young woman meets a failing musician who launches her singing career, but their relationship is doomed when people assume he's with her for her fame and fortune.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: love and romance, tragic love, musician's life, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, fall in love, romance, relationship vs career, alcohol abuse, artist, couples, family disapproval ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Cazuza: Time Doesn't Stop (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, serious
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Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
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Tempted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The strain of juggling her responsibilities as wife, mother, and successful paralegal have worn Emma Burke (Virginia Madsen) out. Thus it is that Emma welcomes the opportunity to briefly take leave of her Boston home and head for sunny Hawaii. It is ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
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Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Chopin: Desire for Love (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
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Duration: 134 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Hearts of Fire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sexy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
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Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, rough, sincere ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.1
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Rembetiko (1983)
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Style: captivating, serious, realistic, emotional, atmospheric
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
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34%
 6.4
 603
The Bridge (1999)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Jimi: All Is by My Side (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A drama based on Jimi Hendrix's life as he left New York City for London, where his career took off.
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, sincere, serious
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