Movies like Village of the Stone Roller

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Village of the Stone Roller (1995)
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Village of the Stone Roller (1995)
Original name: Kivenpyörittäjän kylä
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pekka (Martti Suosalo) saapuu pitkästä aikaa kotiseudulleen pieneen Jerusalemin kylään juhlistamaan kylän viimeisiä häitä. Hänen oma avioliittonsa näyttää ajautuneen umpikujaan. Kylän väki kokoontuu valmistelemaan tätä viimeistä tapahtumaa, ja yhteen kesäiseen vuorokauteen tuntuu tiivistyvän koko ihmiselon katkeransuloinen kirjo iloineen ja suruineen. Maaseudun kuvaus on nostalgista ja herkkää, ja tarinan dialogi osuvaa. Markku Pölönen on käsikirjoittanut ja ohjannut tämän Heikki Turusen kirjaan perustuvan elokuvan joutsenlauluksi elämänmuodolle joka loppui 70-luvun maaltamuuton myötä.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, emotional, realistic, semi serious
Plot: wedding, countryside, village, love and romance, village life, couples, social relations, bittersweet, unfulfillment, love, myth, old man, legend, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, infidelity, male female relationship, drunkenness, middle aged, husband wife relationship, finnish, middle aged woman, gossip, marriage, celebration ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: finland

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Nonna's Trip (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
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Diggers (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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21 Ways to Ruin a Marriage (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film follows Sanna, who sets out to document the countless ways there are to ruin a marriage for her doctoral thesis.
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Plot: marriage, love and romance, couples, dysfunctional marriage, research, unhappy marriage, one night stand, wedding, love, divorce, single, breakup ...
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Marine Life (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Heartlands (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gentle Colin 'Col' Lawes happily lead a quiet life, running a news agency with his soiled-rotten wife Sandra and playing competition darts in the Atletic Arms team. Colin catches her committing adultery with team captain Geoff, a cop, who ...
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Terms of Endearment (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be. The movie covers several years of their lives as each finds different reasons to go on ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, tear jerker, compassionate ...
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It's Your Turn, Laura (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Une journée dans la vie d'un groupe de femmes qui se retrouvent chaque semaine depuis quinze ans dans la salle d'attente d'un médecin qui prétend arriver à les faire maigrir.
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The Classic (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A self-loving fictional autobiography of author Kari Hotakainen.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
Plot: writer's life, chase, obsession, womanizer, writer's block, fictional biography, publisher, journalism, media, artists and showbiz, manhood, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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Me You Them (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A true story that comically depicts the relationship between an ordinary woman and her three husbands, who live in the same house in a poor and arid small village of the Brazilian northeast.
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Plot: love triangle, love affair, dishonesty, destiny, couples, fall in love, adultery, runaway, bittersweet, social relations, village, village life ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 101 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Kotch (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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Umrika (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
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A World Without Women (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 56 min.
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The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
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2 Become 1 (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Bingo leads a carefree city life that revolves around work, friends and dating. Her yuppie life is turned upside down one passionate night when her hot date Dr. V discovers a lump on her left breast.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, psychological, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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One-Way Ticket to Mombasa (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pete loses his consciousness while playing in a pop band. The diagnosis is harsh and the doctor cannot say for sure whether Pete will celebrate his 18th birthday. One night, encouraged by the vodka on Jusa's 18th birthday, Pete confesses his ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: terminal illness, hospital, tragic hero, life is a bitch, on the road, love and romance, unfulfillment, child illness, young adult, illness, friendship, friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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Unstrung Heroes (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Steven Lidz, unhappy with his home life since his mother got sick, goes and lives with his two crazy Uncles. There he changes and gets closer to his Uncles, but his parents want him home even though he is finally happy and popular. Written by Todd ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, family relations, terminal illness, mental illness, family problems, couples, solace, bittersweet, love and romance, unfulfillment, single parent ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: los angeles
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Tapas Bar (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film centers on a Spanish tapas bar and the love lives of the loosely interconnected people in the neighborhood surrounding the bar. The pairs of lovers include a middle aged woman and a young man; an elderly, drug dealing woman and her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, emotional
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe, barcelona
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Questione di cuore (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
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18 Meals (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous
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