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Born in 68 (2008)
Original name: Nés en 68
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Paris, 1968. Catherine, Yves and Hervé are twenty years old. They're students and they love each other. The May student uprisings radically change their lives. Overtaken by communal utopia, they leave the city with a few friends to set up house in an abandoned farm in the Lot region. A desire for freedom and the search for individual fulfillment lead them to make choices that cause more harm than good.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: utopia, young heroes, idealism, nudism, lovers, innocence lost, rebelliousness, political unrest, fighting the system, rebellion, youth, gays and lesbians, against the rules, feminism, friendship, parents and children, chaos and mayhem, culture clash, terminal illness, politics, hopes, society, unfulfillment, family relations, militant ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, year 1968, 2000s ...
Place: france, paris france

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The Adventures of Felix (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A charming comedy about going on a rather long walk. Félix is a laid-back guy living in the bleak northern coastal town of Dieppe. He lives happily with his lover Daniel and is a soap opera enthusiast and HIV-positive. After losing his job, Félix ...
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Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, countryside, on the run, racism, unemployment, parents and children, friends, love and romance, society, youth, gay ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, marseille, normandy, california ...
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Going South (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the summer, 27 year-old Sam drives towards the south of France in his Ford. He meets Matthieu and his sister Léa and takes them along in his apparently aimless journey. Matthieu has a crush on Sam and tries to seduce him. Léa is a beautiful, ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Regular Lovers (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 183 min.
Story: 1968 and 1969 in Paris: during and after the student and trade union revolt. François is 20, a poet, dodging military service. He takes to the barricades, but won't throw a Molotov cocktail at the police. He smokes opium and talks about ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: politics, idealism, revolution, romance, rebelliousness, couple relations, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, tragic love, political corruption, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968, year 1969
Place: france, europe, morocco, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.1
 494
The New Eve (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Camille is an emancipated 30-something woman who has no desire to settle down and have a family, preferring to coast along on a succession of ephemeral relationships and one-night stands. However, her lifestyle fails to satisfy her fully, and in a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, atmospheric ...
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Plot: obsession, pregnancy, looking for love, singleness, romance, wooing, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, politics, gays and lesbians, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Uranus (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After World War II, a small French village struggles to put the war behind as the controlling Communist Party tries to flush out Petain loyalists. The local bar owner, a simple man who likes to write poetry, who only wants to be left alone to do his ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, biting, psychological
Plot: uncover truth, idealism, village, innocence lost, rebelliousness, war, small town, political corruption, political unrest, wartime life, battles, fighting the system ...
Place: france, europe
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The Names of Love (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bahia Benmahmoud, a free-spirited young woman, has a particular way of seeing political engagement, as she doesn't hesitate to sleep with those who don't agree with her to convert them to her cause - which is a lot of people, as all ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, feel good ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
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Stonewall (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of homosexual people try to live with dignity and self-respect while events build to the opening battle in the major gay rights movement.
Style: serious, tense, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay pride, raid, drag, transvestism, police raid, friendship, gender, politics, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Strawberry Statement (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Simon (Bruce Davison), a student at a fictional university in San Francisco (based on San Francisco State College) is indifferent to the student protests around him, until walking in on a naked woman (Kristina Holland) in his dormitory ...
Style: serious, realistic
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Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Baby Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: They were the perfect loving couple, well, almost. Emmanuel wanted a child but Philippe didn't. One day, however, Emmanuel decides to take the plunge, at the risk of losing Philippe. But how do you make a child when you are gay?
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, thought provoking
Plot: coming of age, terminal illness, hypnosis, pimp, hopes, romance, love and romance, boy band, society, youth, life is a bitch, culture clash ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Unidentified (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: At once gritty and whimsical, The Unidentified follow Estlin, a passionate young journalist scraping by in New York City. As his frustration with his entry-level job at a local newspaper peaks, his disgruntled best friend, Brooke, leaves Brooklyn ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 2000s
Place: new york, ohio, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
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The Slap (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Parisian teacher (Lino Ventura) loses his cool when his teenage daughter tells him she plans to drop out of school and move in with her boyfriend.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: coming of age, romance, youth, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, love and romance, social relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, student ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Duration: 97 min.
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Style: serious, clever, realistic, talky, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Duration: 110 min.
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Duration: 147 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Children of the Revolution (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Echoes of the Rainbow (2010)
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Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Joy of Learning (1969)
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Country: France, West Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Do Not Disturb (2012)
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Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Mad Love (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After a successful bank robbery, Micky hopes to take back his girlfriend Mary who has been taken from him. On the way to Paris he meets Leon, a neurotic dreamer whom he considers an idiot. Leon can hardly understand what Micky is up to but he ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, disturbing, sexual ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Camille Rewinds (2012)
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental
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33%
 6.4
 955
Close to Leo (2002)
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Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 7.5
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Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
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Last Love (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA, France
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Plot: estrangement, golden years, friendship, elderly, friends, parents and children, hopes, family relations, suicidal, suicide attempt, retired, free spirited ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 96K
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Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: erotic, sexual, atmospheric, serious, sexy ...
Plot: incest, sexuality, love and romance, sexual relations, friends, rebelliousness, protest, youth, desire, rebellion, lovers, love triangle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1968
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Masculin Féminin (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film stars French New Wave icon Jean-Pierre Léaud as Paul, a romantic young idealist and literary lion-wannabe who chases budding pop star, Madeleine (Chantal Goya, a real life Yé-yé girl).
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, psychological ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 11K
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Tale of Springtime (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
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Audience: date night
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Time: 80s
Place: france, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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