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The Buddha of Suburbia
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 222 min.
Style: talky, sincere, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, witty, serious
Plot: drugs/alcohol, rock, immigrants, strong sexual content, self discovery, culture clash, hippie, arranged marriage, racism, actor, indian lead, punk band, punk, group sex, homosexuality, teenager, politics, suburbs, coming of age, society, infidelity, couple relations, interracial relations, love affair, social differences, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, guru, civil servant, sexual exploration, new age, foursome, unfaithful wife, punk rock, asian indian, pakistani, bisexuality, marital separation, biracial, orgy, city, aunt, actress, buddhism, uncle, adultery, teenage boy, extramarital affair, male nudity, musician, female nudity, lesbian, drugs, drug use, sex, brother brother relationship, marriage, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, self fulfillment
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, europe, london, new york
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Life Is Sweet
Comedy, Drama
UK
103 min.
 7.5
My Mad Fat Diary
Comedy, Drama, Romance
UK
47 min.
 8.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and talky films and TV series with plots including culture clash, dialogue, runaway, british, friendship, mentor and catastrophe themes mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Buddha of Suburbia: My Beautiful Laundrette (1985), White Teeth (2002), East Is East (1999), Life Is Sweet (1990), Hippie Hippie Shake (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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My Beautiful Laundrette
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, sincere, realistic, romantic, touching, talky, sexy, gloomy, reflective, melancholic, witty, enigmatic, cerebral, erotic, intellectual, interesting, dramatic
Plot: gay, immigrants, british, culture clash, racism, romance, homosexuality, relationships, fall in love, love story, society, gays and lesbians, prejudice, aids, magic realism, politics, moral ambiguity, pornography, betrayal, political, dialogue, loneliness, obsession, laundry, working class, drinking, friendship, immigration, interracial romance, opposites attract, love, mental illness, lesbian, life philosophy, male nudity, unlikely friendships, race issues, sexuality, mentor, women, identity, stereotypes, fascism, interracial relations, happy ending, idealism, character study, catastrophe, secrets, dysfunctional family
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.4
 427
White Teeth
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, multicultural
Plot: drugs/alcohol, buddies, immigrants, interracial relations, parents and children, suburbs, culture clash, society, family problems, family relations, friends, best friends, opposites attract, couple relations, social differences, social decay, working class, family life, misfit, unfulfillment, youth, couples, arranged marriage, remarry, mouse, multiculturalism, ancestry, atheism, fundamentalism, motorcycle accident, alcoholic father, male female friendship, animal experimentation, asian, jamaican, drug dealing, islam, suicide attempt, attempted murder, hypocrisy, marijuana, twin brother, war criminal, high school, adultery, gun, lesbian, betrayal, sex, wedding
Time: 20s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london, bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   100%
 
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 6.9
 16K
East Is East
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty, realistic, dramatic, funny, sentimental, harsh, absurd, reflective, touching, clever, talky, melancholic, light, disturbing, colourful, intense, compassionate
Plot: culture clash, islam, british, parents and children, race issues, immigrants, dysfunctional family, violence, family, family life, children, working class, secrets, indians, bollywood, marriage, stereotypes, society, violent, pakistani, muslim, tradition, family drama, identity, rebellion, integration, hippie, parent child relationship, cultural difference, daughter, jealousy, faith, family problems, adaptation, betrayal, interracial romance, brutality, tragedy, prejudice, runaway, family relations, foul language, catastrophe, parenthood, mentor, corruption, nudity (full frontal - brief), irreverent, childhood, period piece
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: england, london, europe, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   76%
 
Life Is Sweet
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Style: talky, realistic, sincere, semi serious, bleak, melancholic, humorous, compassionate, reflective, dark humor, sweet, harsh, sentimental, witty, funny, offbeat, light, stylized, intense, absurd, enigmatic, dramatic, cerebral, suspense
Plot: working class, realism, family in crisis, dysfunctional family, loneliness, deadpan, eating disorder, family drama, secrets, life, depression, family problems, family, brutality, bulimia, rebellious daughter, class differences, food, dialogue, culture clash, runaway, crime gone awry, catastrophe, twins, gunfight, parenthood, family relations, suburbs, tragedy, relationships, vengeance, betrayal, human nature, multiple storylines, sacrifice, redemption, life philosophy, storytelling, pornography, eccentric family, hitman, eccentricity, farce, gratuitous violence, honest, irreverent, violent, friendship, mentor, family bonds
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   84%
 
Hippie Hippie Shake
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA, UK
Style: semi serious, sentimental, witty, realistic
Plot: drugs/alcohol, legal action, strong sexual content, legal, media, fighting the system, courtroom, rebellion, couple relations, society, couples, radicalism, feminism, hippie, magazine, metaphor
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   80%
 
 7.2
 11K
Educating Rita
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Style: witty, talky, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever, intellectual, sentimental, cerebral, dramatic, emotional, earnest, inspirational, captivating, melancholic, light, reflective, cynical, romantic, interesting, sweet
Audience: date night
Plot: working class, literature, mentor, opposites attract, depression, character study, relationships, loneliness, unlikely friendships, friendship, drinking, self discovery, british, college, teacher, adaptation, culture clash, dialogue, honest, romance, social differences, runaway, life philosophy, life, cheating, wine, teachers and students, childhood, crime gone awry, destiny, storytelling, psychiatry, teaching the ways of the world, happy ending, catastrophe, eccentricity, life & death, tragedy, alter ego, redemption, suicide attempt, family, existentialism, hopes, society, couples, power relations, infidelity, cinderella story, troubled marriage
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   61%
 
Gregory's Girl
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Style: sincere, semi serious, sweet, touching, realistic, talky, feel good, light, sexy, witty, sentimental, humorous, surreal, offbeat, enigmatic, melancholic, atmospheric, interesting, harsh, clever, bleak
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, high school, romance, school, adolescence, teenager, soccer, high school life, coming-of-age, teenagers, love, teenage life, runaway, obsession, relationships, british, bullying, unlikely friendships, mentor, friendship, advice, teacher, betrayal, culture clash, women, fall in love, childhood, dialogue, race issues, small town, love and romance, life philosophy, catastrophe, virginity, loneliness, sisters, pornography, youth, magic realism, nerds, character study, idealism, unfulfilled love, nudity (full frontal - brief), police investigation, stereotypes, hopes, adaptation, drinking, fantasy world
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: scotland, europe, england, new jersey, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   71%
 
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 6.5
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Anita & Me
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: culture clash, coming of age, friendship, parents and children, indian lead, working class, rebellion, youth, family relations, friends, best friends, immigrants, racism, teenage life, hopes, society, family problems, british asian, summertime, punjabi, indian pakistani, pakistani, blonde girl, morse code, sneaking out, bumper car, pigtails, reverend, ethnic slur, friends falling out, falling into water, ends with narration, neighbor neighbor relationship, hate, friendship between girls, best friend, aunt, british, begins with narration, 12 year old, shoplifting, aspiring writer, childhood, grandmother granddaughter relationship, 14 year old, interracial friendship, beating, teenager, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   55%
 
Bhaji on the Beach
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, harsh, witty, talky, melancholic, bleak, colourful, reflective, enigmatic, absurd, light, dramatic, satirical, interesting, entertaining, clever, dark humor
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, indians, on the road, friendship, women, pregnancy, family life, prejudice, culture clash, bus, loneliness, best friends, drinking, british, relationships, bollywood, resort, indian lead, unlikely friendships, feminism, mentor, destiny, life philosophy, immigrants, honest, teenagers, self discovery, dialogue, catastrophe, brutality, runaway, racism, workplace, storytelling, crime gone awry, teenager, stereotypes, parents and children, fantasy world, small town, brothers, adaptation, social differences, distopia, dance, nerds, ethnic conflict, multiple storylines, character study, adolescence
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   54%
 
Raining Stones
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Style: bleak, sincere, semi serious, reflective, touching, realistic, harsh, enigmatic, talky, melancholic, gloomy, biting, meditative, cynical, offbeat, stylized, cerebral, breathtaking, atmospheric, dramatic, sentimental, ironic, satirical, dark humor, absurd, social realism, emotional
Plot: working class, realism, obsessive quest, family drama, greed, shark, unemployment, parents and children, loneliness, money, culture clash, down on your luck, life philosophy, humanity, catholic, priest, god, runaway, dialogue, religion, hopes, urban, poverty, police investigation, gangsters, character study, parenthood, existentialism, society, workplace, creativity, pornography, catastrophe, male nudity, life & death, dysfunctional family, secrets, depression, redemption, family relations, hospital, writers, irreverent, mentor, obsession, life, life is a bitch, family, oil, crime gone awry
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london, manchester, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   63%
 
 6.2
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Hunky Dory
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic, touching, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: dedicated educator, coming of age, rock, high school, teachers and students, high school life, teenage life, youth, idealism, society, power relations, reach out, rock song, personal growth, ends with biographical notes, female student, electric guitar, shakespeare play, smiling, female teacher, welsh, musical instrument, school play, rejection, laughter, skinhead, schoolboy, boy with glasses, orchestra, inspiration, summer, underage smoking, schoolgirl, working class, single father, unrequited love, rock band, high school teacher, gay teenager, coming out, teacher student relationship, girl with glasses, joy, megaphone, outsider, british, high school student, sunglasses, guitar playing, guitar
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: england, europe, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
24 Hour Party People
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Style: clever, stylized, witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, surreal, absurd, melancholic, enigmatic, harsh, interesting, reflective, offbeat, atmospheric, factual, bleak, sincere, satirical, dark humor, psychedelic, post modern, porno movie, entertaining, dark
Plot: music, nightclub, punk, drugs, music band, rock and roll, music business, postmodernism, drugs/alcohol, rock, british, nightlife, irreverent, drug addiction, suicide, creativity, death, runaway, violence, clubbing, urban, ambition, dancing, dialogue, hip hop, pornography, celebration, storytelling, dance, gangsters, insanity, mentor, partners, artist, brutality, adaptation, drinking, catastrophe, eccentricity, nudity (full frontal - brief), artists and showbiz, stylish, greed, corruption, addiction, jazz, buddies, musician's life, rise and fall, unfulfillment
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 90s, year 1976
Place: england, manchester, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   59%
 
Beautiful Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, semi serious, romantic, sweet, melancholic, gloomy, heartbreaking, humorous, witty, talky, compassionate, offbeat, light, interesting, harsh, dramatic, emotional, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gay, homosexuality, friendship, coming out, love story, self discovery, relationships, love, coming-of-age, working class, adolescence, male nudity, sexuality, romance, fall in love, aids, british, stereotypes, dysfunctional family, happy ending, loneliness, obsession, prejudice, lesbian, gays and lesbians, honest, beautiful scenery, idealism, teenager, complex characters, lgbt, summer, unlikely friendships, dialogue, women, pornography, depression, culture clash, interracial romance, mentor, teenagers, tragedy, catastrophe, dance, bollywood, brutality, runaway, single parent, teenage love
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
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Cemetery Junction
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Style: clever, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, witty, touching, talky, humorous, stylized, depressing, melancholic, emotional, reflective, funny, interesting, bad ending, inspirational, colourful, harsh, breathtaking, enigmatic
Plot: coming of age, friendship, working class, small town, british, buddies, friends, unlikely friendships, runaway, mentor, life philosophy, destiny, drinking, coming-of-age, social differences, period piece, salesman, dialogue, depression, childhood, childhood friends, life insurance, parent child relationship, factory, small town life, love, loneliness, relationships, writers, twentysomething life, catastrophe, culture clash, idealism, life, distopia, stereotypes, family, fight scenes, race issues, school, betrayal, society, happy ending, life & death, immortality, justice, adaptation, vengeance, family drama, alter ego
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
 7.1
 12K
Alfie
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Style: witty, realistic, semi serious, sexual, talky, melancholic, reflective, cynical, biting, dramatic, interesting, sexy, emotional, bleak, humorous, compassionate, intense, harsh, enigmatic, erotic, ironic, stylized, breathtaking, light
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, relationships, loneliness, jazz, women, sexuality, character study, coming of age, abortion, working class, drinking, self discovery, runaway, dialogue, nudity (topless - notable), honest, depression, pornography, sex, life philosophy, culture clash, period piece, unlikely friendships, friendship, anti-hero, british, male nudity, playboy, tragedy, adolescence, sexual relations, urban, brutality, hospital, obsession, life, mentor, manipulation, coming-of-age, catastrophe, addiction, redemption, storytelling, marriage, couple relations, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, promiscuity
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: england, london, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
 6.9
 16K
Saving Grace
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, feel good, funny, realistic, light, witty, tricky, offbeat, absurd, interesting, touching, talky, dramatic, entertaining, earnest, sentimental, surprise ending, intense, sexy, twist ending
Audience: date night
Plot: marijuana, small town, weed, british, drugs/alcohol, unlikely criminals, secrets, dealing with death, crime, rock, happy ending, drug dealing, storytelling, village, beautiful scenery, greenhouse, drug dealer, drugs, mentor, culture clash, dialogue, hoodlum, widow, police, friendship, greed, destiny, catastrophe, farce, crimes, prejudice, adaptation, police investigation, writers, betrayal, idealism, women, creativity, twists & turns, chase, runaway, fantasy world, family problems, period piece, transformation, social relations, friends, self discovery, small town life, village life
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   46%
 
 7.8
 34K
Withnail & I
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Style: talky, dark humor, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious, bleak, melancholic, realistic, enigmatic, absurd, ironic, cerebral, surreal, reflective, harsh, cynical, offbeat, atmospheric, art house, sentimental, funny, grunge, interesting, dark
Audience: date night
Plot: cult, friendship, drinking, farce, nothing goes right, british, drugs, eccentricity, dialogue, actor's life, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, existentialism, loneliness, character study, life & death, countryside, buddies, crime gone awry, cottage, poverty, darkness, cafe, cigar smoking, money, wine, addiction, marijuana, flat, sarcasm, uncle, insanity, mentor, irreverent, multiple storylines, greed, weed, adaptation, down on your luck, catastrophe, writers, obsession, redemption, friends, distopia, culture clash, storytelling, disorder, unemployment, gays and lesbians
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   48%
 
Love and Death on Long Island
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, witty, realistic, melancholic, enigmatic, sentimental, talky, feel good, reflective, scenic, interesting, harsh, surreal, satirical, cerebral, meditative, stylized, intense, intellectual
Plot: obsession, love, friendship, fall in love, writer's life, mentor, life philosophy, obsessive love, actor, character study, gunfight, death, beautiful scenery, loneliness, gay, artists and showbiz, dialogue, existentialism, drinking, life & death, writers, island, gender, catastrophe, adaptation, storytelling, british, friends, runaway, redemption, pornography, brutality, culture clash, greed, solitude, art, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), unlikely friendships, police investigation, poetry, relationships, paranoid, fish out of water, eccentricity, destiny, youth, male nudity, first contact, technology
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: london, england, europe, usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
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The Boat That Rocked
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, Germany, France
Duration: 135 min.
Style: humorous, witty, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, melancholic, clever, colourful, light, funny, entertaining, absurd, talky, interesting, enigmatic, dramatic, harsh
Plot: music, rebellion, friendship, rock, rock and roll, ship, rebelliousness, radio, british, ocean or sea, boat, drugs/alcohol, storytelling, looking for love, runaway, destiny, looking for sex, coming of age, mentor, eccentricity, unlikely friendships, radio show, culture clash, drugs, dialogue, creativity, irreverent, life philosophy, prejudice, stereotypes, catastrophe, hip hop, period piece, multiple storylines, media, dancing, depression, justice, coming-of-age, betrayal, music business, love and romance, classic car, adaptation, gunfight, fight scenes, honest, artists and showbiz, friends, ambition
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
Sammy and Rosie Get Laid
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, suspense, enigmatic, humorous, realistic, brutal, tense, surreal, intense, sexy, interesting, romantic, earnest, cynical, reflective, scenic, light, stylized, colourful, harsh, witty, biting, atmospheric, touching
Plot: culture clash, politics, love, couple relations, violent, relationships, violence, british, revolution, brutality, lesbian, marriage, sexualized violence, beautiful scenery, male nudity, art, social differences, dark hero, runaway, betrayal, love story, war, death, murder, fighting the system, nudity (topless - notable), obsession, visceral, race issues, life & death, psychology, identity, multiple storylines, drinking, society, pornography, fight scenes, assassination, sacrifice, twists & turns, interracial romance, blood, dialogue, stylish, plot twist, anti-hero, apocalypse, cheating, indian lead, open marriage
Time: 80s
Place: england, london, europe, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
Wish You Were Here
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, bleak, harsh, talky, surreal, absurd, sweet, sexual, melancholic, ironic, sexy, light, witty, cynical, emotional, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: pregnancy, human nature, coming-of-age, coming of age, working class, teenager, relationships, rebelliousness, workplace, british, runaway, teenagers, youth, small town, depression, teenage girl, wartime, adaptation, father daughter conflict, seaside, rebel, dysfunctional family, couple relations, adolescence, childhood, sex, culture clash, women, parents and children, mentor, catastrophe, loneliness, dialogue, life philosophy, adolescence vs adulthood, nudity (full frontal - brief), pornography, drinking, foul language, character study, brutality, unlikely friendships, police investigation, small town life, rock and roll, divorce, classic car, teenage life, male nudity, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe, tokyo, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   51%
 
Slums of Beverly Hills
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: humorous, clever, sincere, semi serious, touching, realistic, funny, melancholic, talky, reflective, dark humor, stylized, disturbing, witty, sexual, harsh, sexy, bad ending, sentimental, dramatic, entertaining, absurd
Plot: coming of age, single father, dysfunctional family, coming-of-age, single parent, parenthood, adolescence, family drama, drugs, pornography, parents and children, secrets, family, drug addiction, sarcasm, storytelling, culture clash, social differences, runaway, sexual abuse, nomad, incest, sex, brothers, teenage life, loneliness, dialogue, teenager, brutality, depression, nudity (full frontal - brief), jewish, adaptation, sexualized violence, writers, mentor, catastrophe, family bonds, teenagers, obsession, police investigation, family life, twists & turns, weed, childhood, poverty, virginity, crime gone awry, gangsters, fantasy world
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
The Adventures of Sebastian Cole
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic, harsh, sentimental, bleak, reflective, touching, sexual, bad ending, enigmatic, stylized, talky, road movie, satirical, interesting, dark humor
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, small town, high school, drugs/alcohol, coming-of-age, dysfunctional family, relationships, adolescence, parents and children, loneliness, writers, family drama, life & death, drinking, teenager, eccentric family, mentor, life philosophy, gay, complex characters, childhood, teenagers, family, pornography, suicide attempt, friends, existentialism, adventure, storytelling, sexualized violence, transformation, drugs, dialogue, fantasy world, character study, writing, parenthood, culture clash, catastrophe, hospital, nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, life, male nudity, redemption, stereotypes, unlikely friendships, youth, fight scenes, brutality
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: england, new york, europe, usa, new york state, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
Movie in collections
Me Without You
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic, touching, heartbreaking, sincere, sexy, humorous, reflective, talky, bloody, bad ending, cerebral, intellectual, harsh
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, unlikely friendships, relationships, adolescence, women, human nature, coming-of-age, runaway, childhood, betrayal, drugs, drinking, pornography, british, teenager, nudity (topless - notable), loneliness, parents and children, idealism, university, manipulation, mentor, culture clash, twists & turns, storytelling, romance, rebellion, sexual relations, suicide, life, obsession, life philosophy, vengeance, rock and roll, depression, teenage life, multiple storylines, sexuality, catastrophe, jewish, tragedy, teenagers, secrets, fantasy world, love, love and romance, hip hop, dialogue, life & death
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
My Mad Fat Diary
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Style: tragicomedy, sincere, serious, touching, realistic, emotional, uplifting, psychological, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, based on memoir
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: best friends, drugs/alcohol, body image, group of friends, social misfits, rock, introspection, teenager, teenage love, mental disorders, retro, overweight, friendship, physical appearance, teenage life, coming of age, therapist, depression, misfit, single parent, youth, friends, mentally unstable, mental health, fat girl, obesity, teenage girl, doctors and patients, hopes, love and romance, family relations, power relations, social relations, diary, therapy, eating disorder, unsupportive parent, picked on, suicidal, patient, supportive friend, classmates, suicide attempt, self esteem, first love, unlikely relationship, sexual attraction, popularity, psychiatrist, mad
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1996
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
 6.5
 3K
Metroland
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Style: sexual, semi serious, melancholic, sentimental, realistic, touching, reflective, sexy, talky, humorous, road movie, harsh, ironic, erotic, dramatic, enigmatic, interesting
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, adultery, couple relations, relationships, marriage, coming of age, life, life philosophy, sex, infidelity, nudity (topless - notable), unlikely friendships, character study, sexuality, loneliness, nude model, liar, male nudity, mentor, transformation, drinking, parenthood, fall in love, childhood, dreams, betrayal, pornography, utopia, redemption, adolescence, brutality, catastrophe, christian, existentialism, love and romance, runaway, destiny, adaptation, obsession, dialogue, dysfunctional family, fantasy world, depression, fight scenes, writers, culture clash, couples, virginity, creativity
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: england, london, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
 6.7
 9K
Fever Pitch
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Style: talky, witty, semi serious, sentimental, touching, clever, realistic, feel good, humorous, romantic, dramatic, inspirational, melancholic, light, entertaining, sweet, reflective, interesting
Audience: date night
Plot: soccer, obsession, romance, sport, football, teacher, couple relations, ambition, adaptation, love, mentor, love and romance, dating, dialogue, childhood, life philosophy, british, relationships, fight scenes, relationship problems, couples, destiny, fantasy world, golf, contests and competitions, catastrophe, honest, opposites attract, underdog, culture clash, life, human nature, love story, loneliness, redemption, storytelling, dark hero, pregnancy, friendship, unlikely friendships, transformation, justice, runaway, alter ego, addiction, brutality, parenthood, crime gone awry, first contact, book
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   38%
 
 5.3
 434
Twenty-One
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, sexy, sincere
Plot: drugs/alcohol, self discovery, love affair, strong sexual content, sexual relations, twentysomething life, romance, love and romance, couples, starting over, infidelity, parents and children, coming of age, hopes, youth, life is a bitch, friends, lifestyle, drug addict, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, new york
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System:   40%
    User:   41%
 

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The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, feel good, realistic, light, touching, witty, sweet, clever, interesting, entertaining, melancholic, sexy, talky, absurd, harsh, sentimental, enigmatic, suspense
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, village, village life, comedy of errors, british, wartime, fish out of water, period piece, culture clash, dishonesty, love story, beautiful scenery, love, small town, social relations, countryside, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, friends, betrayal, destiny, happy ending, relationships, buddies, runaway, friendship, sacrifice, identity, adaptation, stereotypes, cons and scams, life philosophy, hotel, brutality, violence, secrets, family, fantasy world, twists & turns, pornography, first contact, fighting the system, irish, lone hero, obsession, redemption, fall in love, ambition
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, wales, london, ireland, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
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West Is West
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, feel good, witty
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, parents and children, pakistani, society, youth, family problems, family relations, looking for love, siblings relations, reunion, teenage life, love and romance, matchmaking, family tradition, interracial marriage, bullying, bully, muslim, school uniform, teenage boy, boy, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, school, family reunited
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: england, europe, pakistan, middle east, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   33%
 
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