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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, strong female presence, depression, mental health

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, stylized, humorous and offbeat films with plots about imaginary, surrealism, escapades, disorder, family, hopes and heroes mostly in Animation, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Rocks in My Pockets: Mind Game (2004), It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012), Lesson Faust (1994), I Married a Strange Person! (1997), Cheatin' (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
 8K
Mind Game (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, 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, touching, humorous ...
Plot: self discovery, supernatural, adventure, hopes, danger, family in danger, dealing with death, family relations, righting the wronged, siblings relations, couples, fictional reality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, humorous, philosophical ...
Plot: illness, surrealism, nightmare, divorced parents, hospital, introspection, direction and purpose, hopes, mental illness, mental instability, immortality, mental health ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 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, experimental, offbeat ...
Plot: surrealism, deal with the devil, puppet, philosophy, clay, supernatural ability, devil, danger, afterlife, good versus evil, aging, wish come true ...
Place: prague, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat, enigmatic ...
Plot: supernatural ability, imaginary, couples, wish come true, surrealism, insanity, absurd humor, creativity, newlyweds, moral ambiguity, dark hero, brutality ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 7.0
 772
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: offbeat, surreal, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Plot: infidelity, sexual content, love and romance, imaginary, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, disgraced, cheating, love, vacuum cleaner, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: exciting, humorous, stylized, psychological, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, school, friendship, gang, heroes, imaginary, teenage life, escapades, bird, blackout, earthquake, fetus ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: imaginary, adventure, escapades, goofy hero, self discovery, nothing goes right, disorder, hopes, misfit, adventurer, late night, satire ...
⇓ 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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat, surreal ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, dog, adventure, escapades, rescue, danger, friendship, championship, old woman, mafia, french, boy ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 5.2
 119
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: offbeat, surreal, serious, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: singleness, dealing with death, homecoming, imaginary, death in the family, benign alien, unfulfillment, family problems, human nature, telephone call, elevator, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: semi serious, offbeat, clever, atmospheric, witty ...
Plot: good versus evil, satire, puppetry, lobbyist, survival, ghost, legends and myths, puppets, city life, urban, supernatural, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 119
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: stylized, exciting, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: puppet, fish out of water, adventure, disorder, escapades, mischievous children, family, imaginary, hopes, youth, wish come true, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Idiots and Angels (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Angel, a selfish rotter is hanging around in a local bar, groping the wife of the barman and dealing with weapons. One morning he wakes up finding a pair of wings growing at his back. These wings do good deeds against his nature. But suddenly he ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: bar, moral dilemma, good versus evil, sexual content, supernatural, human nature, disorder, supernatural ability, save the lady, no dialogue
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: semi serious, feel good, touching, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, dog, adventure, hopes, disorder, escapades, family, family relations, friends, down on your luck, unlikely partners, cafe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, rescue, gang, village, heroes, animal life, family, escapades, self discovery, friends, buddies, odd couple ...
Place: italy, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: offbeat, surreal, atmospheric, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: music, imaginary, artists and showbiz, disorder, fantasy becomes reality, part animation, surrealism, pop music
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: contemplative, experimental, serious, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: young lovers, introspection, postmodernism, urban, romance, love and romance, artists and showbiz, city life, cause and meaning, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, fall in love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Twice Upon a Time (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two wannabe heroes and their friends must stop a madman from giving everyone nightmares.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, imaginary, rescue, danger, imaginary kingdom, heroes, disorder, escapades, journey, prankster, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: offbeat, stylized, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: island, obnoxious boss, imaginary, family, disorder, escapades, misfit, friendship, rivalry, partners, family life, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: stylized, atmospheric, semi serious, surreal, puppet animation ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, obsession, animal life, fall in love, escapades, society, rich and poor, rescue, mouse, doll, obsessive quest, cards ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: semi serious, offbeat, surreal, stylized, humorous
Plot: school, on the run, chases and races, imaginary, supernatural, motorcycle chase, trio, children, midnight, skeleton, human skeleton, motorcycle
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, semi serious, stylized, humorous, sad
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: family, obsessive quest, village, escapades, hopes, adventure, imaginary, friends, siblings relations, wish come true, village life, show tunes ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: redemption, ghost, christmas, miser, doom, gold, disorder, goofy hero, hopes, heroes, imaginary, family ...
Time: future
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.3
 3K
Lunacy (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Loosely based on two short stories by Edgar Allan Poe and inspired by the works of the Marquis de Sade. In 19th century France a young man is plagued by nightmares in which he is dragged off to a madhouse. On the journey back from his mother’s ...
Style: suspenseful, surreal, rough, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: mental institution, blasphemy, faked death, psychopath, doctors and patients, danger, haunted by the past, society, social misfits, s&m, gory, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 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: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: baby, couple relations, parents and children, childless couple, surrealism, killer child, monster, secret, absurdism, tree, body horror, obsession ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, touching, suspenseful, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, life & death, imaginary, fall in love, hopes, escapades, true love, destiny, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, bullfighting, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: experimental, contemplative, atmospheric, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: unemployment, unfulfillment, bad trip, friendship, friends, cause and meaning, twentysomething life, religions or cults, hollywood, self discovery, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Rolie Polie Olie: The Great Defender of Fun (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The evil space pirate Gloomius Maximus is determined that since he can't have fun, nobody else will either. Unfortunately for our heroes, an invitation to Zowie Polie's third birthday party accidentally finds its way to Gloomius's ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, stylized, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: pirate, good versus evil, heroes, adventure, mischievous children, disorder, escapades, mad scientist, rivalry, danger, imaginary, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: adult animation, controversial, rough, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: sexual dysfunction, racism, virgin, surrealism, marijuana, pinball, sexual frustration, sex, jazz, working class, strong violent content, profanity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, feel good, touching, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: factory, church, easter, escapades, youth, danger, family life, ghost, orphan, reincarnation, redemption, friends ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Rolie Polie Olie (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 24 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: humorous, stylized, offbeat, feel good, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: heroes, imaginary, family, androids and robots, siblings relations, family relations, switching roles, friends, disorder, escapades, youth, mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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