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Rocks in My Pockets (2014)
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Rocks in My Pockets (2014)
Original name: Rocks in my Pockets
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Latvia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A fantastical tale based on true events, about five women of Signe Baumane's family, including herself, and their battles with depression and madness.
Style: humorous, psychological, touching, atmospheric, offbeat, surreal, stylized, semi serious
Plot: family relations, mental illness, hopes, imaginary, redemption, escapades, depression, mental health

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, stylized and offbeat films with plots about imaginary, escapades, surrealism, hopes, friends, family and family relations mostly in Animation, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Rocks in My Pockets: It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012), Lesson Faust (1994), Cheatin' (2013), Xavier: Renegade Angel (2007), I Married a Strange Person! (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Bill struggles to put together his shattered psyche, in this new feature film version of Don Hertzfeldt's animated short film trilogy.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, thought provoking, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: immortality, surrealism, hospital, nightmare, illness, divorced parents, mental illness, direction and purpose, introspection, hopes, mental instability, death of parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.4
 3K
Lesson Faust (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, France, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A very free adaptation of Marlowe's 'Doctor Faustus', Goethe's 'Faust' and various other treatments of the old legend of the man who sold his soul to the devil. Svankmajer's Faust is a nondescript man who, after ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, offbeat, psychological ...
Plot: surrealism, deal with the devil, puppet, philosophy, clay, supernatural ability, devil, redemption, supernatural, map, aging, danger ...
Place: prague, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.0
 742
Cheatin' (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In a fateful bumper car collision, Jake and Ella meet and become the most loving couple in the long history of romance. But when a scheming "other" woman drives a wedge of jealousy into their perfect courtship, insecurity and hatred spell ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat, stylized
Plot: infidelity, imaginary, couple relations, love and romance, disgraced, couples, dishonesty, fish, arrest, vomiting, underwater scene, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Urusei Yatsura 4: Lum the Forever (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The basic plot is centered on the great cherry tree Tarōzakura and what happens after it is cut down during the making of a movie, Lum loses her horns-and her powers! Thus begins the strangest and most lyrical of the Urusei Yatsura movies. The ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, exciting, stylized, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, school, friendship, danger, escapades, teenage life, imaginary, heroes, memory, legend, dream, civil war ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Xavier: Renegade Angel (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 12 min.
Story: The show follows Xavier, a rather strange-looking faun-like wanderer/seeker (complete with snake hand, backwards knees, a beak and six nipples) who is traveling across the land to find out the truth about his mysterious and uncertain origin. Xavier ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: misfit, disorder, adventurer, self discovery, nothing goes right, escapades, imaginary, hopes, adventure, goofy hero, late night, absurdism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
I Married a Strange Person! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A newlywed develops a strange lump on his neck that gives him the ability to transform people or objects at will. His wife is very upset. Meanwhile, the CEO of Smilecorp learns of this man and his ability and sees a way to achieve world domination ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: couples, wish come true, imaginary, supernatural ability, newlyweds, wedding night, supernatural, married couple, newlywed, surrealism, sex, gore ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Jungle Safari (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The movie centers on a group of animals in a national park in Bombay trying to figure out a way to stop humans from building an apartment complex on their land.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: bollywood, communication problem, in the woods, environmental health, fish out of water, on the road, ecological disaster, jungle, environmentalism, righting the wronged, friends, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Dante's Inferno (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A darkly comedic travelogue of the underworld - set against an all-too-familiar urban backdrop of used car lots, gated communities, strip malls, and the U.S. Capitol. And populated with a contemporary cast of reprobates, including famous - and ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, semi serious, clever, witty ...
Plot: good versus evil, puppetry, lobbyist, society, urban, misfit, politics, survival, ghost, puppets, legends and myths, social misfits ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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An All Dogs Christmas Carol (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Charlie B. Barker and Itchy Ford are back with Sasha and the gang having a Dicken's of a time as they try to save Christmas from Carface and an evil spirit that wishes to use dogs all over the world to ruin Christmas forever.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: dog, christmas, cafe, unlikely partners, adventure, down on your luck, family, heroes, escapades, hopes, family relations, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.9
 111
Pinocchio (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: The Little Wooden Toy. The unforgettable story of a little wooden boy who longs with all his heart to become real. When a small spark of magic escapes from the Blue Fairy's home, it travels down toy maker Gepetto's chimney, bringing one ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, teaching the ways of the world, family, miraculous event, fish out of water, wizards and magicians, friends, family relations, disorder, youth, adventure, wish come true ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.8
 8K
Mind Game (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film follows Nishi, a loser who has a crush on his childhood girlfriend. After an encounter with the Japanese mafia, the film follows Nishi as he journeys to heaven and back, and ends up trapped in an even more unlikely place.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, offbeat, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, heaven, imaginary, hopes, adventure, dealing with death, family in danger, danger, supernatural, childhood sweetheart, introspection, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.2
 118
The Toe Tactic (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Mona is nearly overwhelmed by grief and depression. After her father's death, she's cut herself off: leaving teaching - she now temps as an office assistant, ignoring her mother's calls, talking to herself in mirrors, and rejecting ...
Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, offbeat, surreal
Plot: human nature, homecoming, singleness, benign alien, imaginary, unfulfillment, dealing with death, family problems, death in the family, piano, single woman, piano lesson ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
After School Midnighters (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Houkago Midnighters is about a human anatomical model that comes to life at midnight in a school.
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, surreal
Plot: imaginary, on the run, school, supernatural, motorcycle chase, chases and races, midnight, motorcycle, human skeleton, trio, children, skeleton
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 8.1
 153K
Mary and Max (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York. In the mid-1970's, a homely, friendless ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, stylized, sentimental ...
Plot: loneliness, social misfits, friendship, neighbor, letter, depression, correspondence, mental illness, suffering, young woman, jewish, asperger's syndrome ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Lucky and Zorba (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A seagull is caught by the black tide of a sinking petrol ship. She manages to fly inland and falls down in a garden by a cat. Moribund, she asks the cat to fulfill three promises: that when she lays her egg he must not eat it; that he must take ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: partners, family relations, friends, escapades, heroes, family, village, rescue, gang, animal life, buddies, danger ...
Place: italy, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
An Oversimplification of Her Beauty (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A quixotic artist hypothesizes about why he feels bad when a mystery girl stands him up. The event prompts him to ask: what's the content of a momentary feeling? Is it the sum of your experiences? And perhaps more importantly, are your ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, surreal, stylized
Plot: city life, fall in love, introspection, urban, young lovers, artists and showbiz, unfulfilled love, postmodernism, cause and meaning, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Björk: Greatest Hits (1999)
Genre: Animation, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: "Volumen" collects every video from Bjork's career {up until Hunter}, and showcases the work of famed video director's Spike Jonze, Sophie Muller and Michael Gondry
Style: captivating, stylized, semi serious, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: disorder, imaginary, artists and showbiz, music, surrealism, part animation, pop music, fantasy becomes reality
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Blood Tea and Red String (2006)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A handmade stop-motion fairy tale for adults that tells the tale of the struggle between the aristocratic White Mice and the rustic Creatures Who Dwell Under the Oak over the doll of their heart's desire.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, stylized, offbeat, surreal ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, obsession, rescue, animal life, escapades, rich and poor, fall in love, imaginary, obsessive quest, cards, society, mouse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When the mysterious Toy Taker grabs all of Santa's toys, it looks like the children will miss out on Christmas. But everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph, comes to the rescue with his lovable friends: Hermey the elf, Yukon Cornelius the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: island, family relations, friends, partners, disorder, obnoxious boss, family life, rivalry, friendship, misfit, heroes, contests and competitions ...
Time: 2000s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.7
 3K
$9.99 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Israel, Australia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Have you ever wondered "What is the meaning of life? Why do we exist?" The answer to this vexing question is now within your reach! You'll find it in a small yet amazing booklet, which will explain, in easy to follow, simple terms ...
Style: surreal, humorous, touching, gloomy, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hopes, social misfits, human nature, introspection, society, self discovery, loneliness, suicide, break up, male nudity, angel, piggy bank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, san francisco, israel, new orleans, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, UK, Latvia, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters--an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire--to rescue him.
Style: offbeat, surreal, humorous, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, dog, mafia, french, newspaper, singer, chase, pianist, boy, dreams, family, friends ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish (1999)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Steven Spielberg Presents Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish, usually referred to as Wakko's Wish is a 1999 American direct-to-video animated tragicomedy film based on the Warner Bros. 1993-98 animated series, Animaniacs, and also the swan song to ...
Style: feel good, stylized, semi serious, humorous, sad
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, obsessive quest, friends, hopes, siblings relations, village life, wish come true, escapades, family, imaginary, village, brother brother relationship ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.3
 6K
Greedy Guts (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When a childless couple learn that they cannot have children, it causes great distress. To ease his wife's pain, the man finds a piece of root in the backyard and chops it and varnishes it into the shape of a child. However the woman takes the ...
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: baby, disorder, couples, youth, nosy, family relations, fairy, mischievous children, babies and infants, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An animated, magical, musical version of Dickens' timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: ghost, redemption, doom, gold, miser, christmas, family, heroes, unfulfillment, hopes, imaginary, road not taken ...
Time: future
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Glitch in the Grid (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three artists struggling against the grid of society find spiritual renewal.
Style: mind bending, psychological, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: unemployment, cause and meaning, friendship, self discovery, bad trip, twentysomething life, hopes, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, small town, friends, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Rolie Polie Olie (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Rolie Polie Olie was a children's television series produced by Nelvana, distributed by Disney, and created by William Joyce, Maggie Swanson, and Anne Wood. The show centers on a little roly pollie who is composed of several spheres and other ...
Style: stylized, offbeat, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: escapades, family, switching roles, androids and robots, siblings relations, friends, family relations, youth, heroes, imaginary, disorder, teapot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Heavy Traffic (1973)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An "underground" cartoonist contends with life in the inner city, where various unsavory characters serve as inspiration for his artwork.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: sexual dysfunction, racism, sexual frustration, pinball, sex, marijuana, virgin, surrealism, jazz, working class, social misfits, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
An Easter Carol (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: An adoption of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol translated into a Christian retelling for Easter with the Veggie Tales characters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: factory, church, easter, save the day, hopes, goofy hero, redemption, reincarnation, orphan, ghost, danger, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Ivan the Incredible (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Poor Ivan Olsen is plagued by problems bullied at school and constantly pursued by a gang whose greatest pleasure is filling his pants with water. And when Ivan gets home, his dad doesn't have much sympathy for him either because he is crazy ...
Style: sentimental, offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: rivalry, prank, hopes, social misfits, superhuman powers, imaginary, parents and children, family, wish come true, youth, disorder, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Book of Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, touching, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, escapades, fall in love, hopes, life & death, true love, destiny, bullfighting, love and romance, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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