Movies like Train Birds

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Train Birds (1998)
 7.3
 1K
Train Birds (1998)
Original name: Zugvögel – einmal nach Inari
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime
Country: Germany, Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hannes is a beer-truck driver in Dortmund. His biggest dream is to win the first prize at the International Time-Table Contest in Inari (Finland). When his new boss cancels his extra holidays to go there, Hans goes mad... On his journey to Finland by train, followed by the police, he meets lot of folks and the love of his life.
Style: road movie, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: truck driver, chase, police investigation, lapland, photographic memory, detective inspector, suspicion of murder, dark humor, romance, misfit, on the road, love and romance, fall in love, law enforcement, false accusation, on the run, social relations, chess, time, computer, smuggling, boat, beer, beggar, cell phone ...
Time: 90s
Place: finland, europe

Most similar movies to Train Birds

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples, disorder, crimes and misfit mostly in Comedy, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Train Birds: Au Revoir Taipei (2010), No More Mr. Nice Guy (1993), Jatt & Juliet 2 (2013), Tea & Sangria (2014), Me and Morrison (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Au Revoir Taipei (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kai (Jack Yao), who works at his parent's noodle shop by day and spends his nights in a bookstore to learn French, decides to go to Paris after his girlfriend, who recently left for Paris, dumps him by phone. Then the local neighborhood mafia ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, couples, disorder, love affair, fall in love, couple relations, misfit, nothing goes right, love and romance, fish out of water, crimes, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, taiwan, paris france, asia, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
No More Mr. Nice Guy (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Die Brüder Kipp (Joachim Król) und Most (Horst Krause) machen sich auf den Weg, um das Gut ihrer Oma zu erben. Auf diesem Weg begegnen sie Viktor (Konstantin Kotljarov), einem desertierten russischen Soldaten, der die beiden kidnappt und Nadine ...
Style: road movie, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: on the run, sibling relationship, family relations, communication problem, disorder, uneducated, misfit, goofy hero, nothing goes right, siblings relations, on the road, farce ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: german democratic republic, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Jatt & Juliet 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A sequel to the hit Punjabi romantic comedy.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, not serious
Plot: disorder, unlikely couple, law enforcement, fall in love, romance, couples, opposites attract, love and romance, mission, chase, misfit, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, punjab
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.1
 186
Tea & Sangria (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jilted in Madrid, a bewildered Englishman must learn to live and love again - the Spanish way.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, life turned upside down, fish out of water, society, love and romance, romance, disorder, misfit, social relations, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Me and Morrison (2001)
Genre: Crime, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A bittersweet tale of a love affair between two people whose lives seem to have lost all direction. The female lead, Milla, is drifting aimlessly through life until she meets Aki. They fall in love - but happiness in a relationship shadowed by crime ...
Style: sincere, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: family relations, love and romance, couples, society, romance, human nature, fall in love, parent child relationship, organized crime, coping, sex scene, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Take Care of Your Scarf, Tatiana (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Lugubrious Finns Valto and Reino take to the road in search of coffee and vodka, without which their lives are not worth living. But their reveries are interrupted by the arrival of garrulous Russian Klaudia and Estonian Tatiana - who are clearly ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: coffee, summer, misfit, hitchhiker, on the road, finnish, dark humor, misfit partners, buddies, unfulfillment, society, social misfits ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 151
I'm Yours (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A road movie romance that conjures a heady concoction of free love and end of the world conspiracy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, romantic
Plot: on the road, unlikely couple, self discovery, love and romance, romance, bittersweet, conspiracy
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
 462
Blue Moon (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After screwing up a money exchange a Viennese small-time crook accompanied by a Russian hostess hits the road to the East.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, atmospheric, road movie ...
Plot: on the road, romance, gangsters, dishonesty, obsessive quest, cons and scams, crime gone awry, disorder, fall in love, love and romance, crimes, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, slovakia, central europe, vienna, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 7K
Ariel (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Taisto Kasurinen is a Finnish coal miner whose father has just committed suicide and who is framed for a crime he did not commit. In jail, he starts to dream about leaving the country and starting a new life. He escapes from prison but things ...
Style: art house, witty, humorous, stylized, sexy ...
Plot: fall in love, marriage, suicide, prison, prisoner, runaway, visceral, relationships, suicide attempt, solitude, small town, childhood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: finland, europe, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.2
 443
Coast to Coast (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Madie is a neurotic, wealthy woman who escapes from a New York state mental hospital where her unwholesome husband had her committed to avoid the trial of a expensive divorce. Madie hitches a ride back to California with a certain Charles Callahan, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: truck, love, chase, bounty hunter, on the road, mental institution, crumbling marriage, misfit, dishonesty, romance, adventure, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 6K
Loosies (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young pickpocket in the New York subways, living a fast, free, lifestyle is confronted by a woman whom he had a one night affair with, she informs him that she is now pregnant with his child, he must now choose between continuing the lifestyle he ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Plot: law enforcement, disorder, romance, unlikely couple, introspection, couples, criminal heroes, crimes, on the run, track down, life turned upside down, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.0
 1K
Living It Up (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lola, a Mexican waitress working in Madrid, befriends a 30-year-old suicidal man who has borrowed $1,000,000 to spend on his last day on Earth, knowing he will be killed anyway if he fails to return the money. After meeting Lola, however, he decides ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: mafia, debt, romance, fall in love, love, crimes, gangsters, young lovers, empire, waitress, money, suicide ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.0
 434
Men to Kiss (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The gay couple Tobi and Ernie are being visited by Ernie's old friend Uta. What at first looks like an innocent house-call, turns into an insidious attack on the couple's relationship.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay couple, gay relationship, lgbt, love and romance, fall in love, romance, opposites attract, couples, nightlife, lgbtq, german ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bombay to Bangkok (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Bombay to Bangkok is a Bollywood film starring Shreyas Talpade and Lena Christensen in the lead roles. It is written and directed by Nagesh Kukunoor and produced by Elahe Hiptoola and Rahul Puri. Shankar (Shreyas Talpade), a petty thief, in ...
Style: semi serious, sexy, realistic, humorous, suspenseful ...
Plot: gangsters, disorder, unlikely couple, on the run, young lovers, chaos and mayhem, fall in love, couples, goofy hero, romance, criminal heroes, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, thailand, asia, bombay india, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 747
Night Bus (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Valerio Mastandrea is Franz, a night bus driver on the airport route who owes a lot of money from poker debts. He's stumbled upon by the variously named Leila, a thief who has accidentally become wrapped up in a secretive blackmail deal ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, neo noir, non-linear ...
Plot: femme fatale, dishonesty, crimes, on the run, romance, escapades, cons and scams, on the road, unlikely partners, chase, twists and turns, bus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 739
Arlette (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An actor owes big bucks to the Vegas mob. He's all set to pay them off; he's conned a rich widow into marrying him. But the mobsters blow his cover because they need him for a different scam. The lost heiress to a Vegas casino fortune has ...
Style: humorous, romantic, semi serious, captivating, touching ...
Plot: waitress, couple relations, cons and scams, romance, fall in love, seduction, inheritance, amusement park, dolphins, 40 year old, long lost relative, wedding ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, usa, monaco, france, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 665
Saippuaprinssi (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A soap opera screenwriter writes a romance for herself and the star of the show.
Style: captivating, romantic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: love triangle, romantic rivalry, older woman younger man relationship, actor, rivalry, audition, male female relationship, theatre group, scheming, romance, screenwriter, producer ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Killing Is My Business, Honey (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A hit man whose mission is to prevent the printing of a tell-all book written by a former Mafioso, falls in love with the employee who may lose her job if the book doesn't get published.
Style: realistic, humorous, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: hitman, workplace, gangsters, disorder, mistaken identity, politics, dishonesty, romance, love affair, impossible love, fall in love, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 319
Alex and Leo (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leo, an advertising executive in his mid-30s, falls in love with Alex who's just gotten out of a long-term relationship. While Alex doesn't quite know how to react to Leo's advances, Leo's facing trouble with Alex's oddball ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, touching, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, love and romance, romance, couples, gays and lesbians, gender, fall in love, breakup, lgbt, male nudity, drunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I Hired a Contract Killer (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, Sweden, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After fifteen years' service, Henri Boulanger is made redundant from his job. Shocked, he attempts suicide, but can't go through with it, so he hires a contract killer in a seedy bar to murder him at some unspecified time in the future. ...
Style: neo noir, surreal, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: stream of consciousness, loner, loneliness, love and romance, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, crimes, fall in love, down on your luck, dark humor, dull life, change of luck ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, britain, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Johnny Stecchino (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Good hearted but not very wordly-wise, Dante is happy driving the school bus for a group of mentally handicapped children, while feeling he is somehow missing out on life and love. So he is very excited when after nearly being knocked down by her ...
Style: realistic, not serious, witty, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: mistaken identity, gangsters, mafia, fall in love, bus driver, italian mafia, down syndrome, cocaine, murder, mole, insurance fraud, fool ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, palermo italy, europe, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hit by Lightning (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Ricky Miller, a single, quiet 40-year old aspiring writer and manager of Debbie's (think Denny's) and probably the last person you'd notice in a crowd is 'hit by lightning' and meets the love of his life, the beautiful ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, touching, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, fall in love, destructive relationship, comedy of errors, dark humor, disorder, best friends, dishonesty, couple relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Gregoire Moulin vs. Humanity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grégoire Moulin, a shy accountant, sets up a blind date with a dance teacher at a bar. What he needed to do was just to cross the road. But it didn't happen to be as easy as it seems especially because of the final game of French soccer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, love and romance, against the odds, disorder, couples, romance, male female relationship, misfit, ballet, accountant, taxi, dance teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 436
Bank Robber (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After robbing a bank, the robber hides out from the police in a seedy hotel where he is forced to bribe various tennants for protection as well as their silence which becomes more difficult as greed takes over and the people demand more exuberant ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hotel, disorder, nothing goes right, crimes, dishonesty, romance, heist, bank robber, money, blackmail, friendship, police ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
So This Is Romance? (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mike is a composer who dreams of creating symphonies but instead, dashes off jingles for TV commercials -- all the while pining over ex-girlfriend Helen. But Mike's life takes several unexpected turns when he meets Sara. After the two depart ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual
Plot: performer's life, couples, love and romance, musician's life, opposites attract, artists and showbiz, buddies, romance, unfulfilled love, friendship, alcohol abuse, twists and turns ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
What Rats Won't Do (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Soon to be married lawyer Kate Beckenham has landed the case of a lifetime. Her courtroom opponent turns out to be the charming Jack Sullivan, who has never lost a single case.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lawyer, romance, legal, love, power relations, couples, fall in love, dedicated lawyer, legal action, society, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 226
Kwik Stop (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two strangers discover you really can find anything at a convenience store -- even love. An aspiring actor stuck in a small town who has big plans of moving to Hollywood so he can strike it rich. One night, while on his way into a corner store, he ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, road movie
Plot: unlikely criminals, odd couple, couple relations, fall in love, couples, romance, love and romance, on the road, crimes, aspiring actor, shoplifting, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 822
Remember Me? (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sharing the same psychologist, a kleptomaniac (Robert) that writes stories a bit too realistic and scary for kids, and a narcoleptic (Beatrice) that documents everything in her life, begin to see that love can be a cure for their ailments. But ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love affair, obsession, fall in love, memory loss, social misfits, misfit, love and romance, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Two If by Sea (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Frank O'Brien, a petty thief, and his 7-year-long girlfriend Roz want to put an end to their unsteady lifestyle and just do that last job, which involves stealing a valuable painting. Frank takes Roz to an island on the coast of New England, ...
Style: humorous, suspense, road movie, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: heist, crimes, romance, thief, justice, painting, happy ending, gangsters, betrayal, partners, cons and scams, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, boston, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 970
Off Beat (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe Gower's job is skating through library shelves, fetching books. A police officer/friend of his is chosen to participate in a charity dance performance. Gower agrees to take his place in the show by posing as a police officer. He falls for a ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: impersonating a police officer, dancing, switching roles, friendship, mistaken identity, disorder, police officer, fish out of water, law enforcement, misfit, love and romance, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%