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Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000 (1976)
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Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000 (1976)
Original name: Jonas qui aura 25 ans en l'an 2000
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The European equivalent of "The Return of the Secaucus 7," this Swiss film looks at the lives of several men and women in their 30s as they confront the slim gains of the "revolutionary" sixties. Max, a dissatisfied copy editor; Myriam, a redhead into tantric sex; and Marie, a supermarket checker who gives unauthorized discounts to the elderly, search for renewed meaning on a communal farm. The title character, a six-year-old child, is the carrier of their hopes for the future.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, thought provoking, realistic, humorous, intellectual, meditative, melancholic, reflective ...
Plot: human nature, rebellion, idealism, bohemian, professor, introspection, rebelliousness, self discovery, politics, friendship, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, coming of age, fighting the system, hopes, society, youth, reunion, state affairs, couples, friends, anti conformity, lifestyle, left wing ...
Time: future, 70s, 1960s
Place: switzerland, europe, france, geneva switzerland, poland

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Mindwalk (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Time: 80s, future
Place: europe, france
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Return of the Secaucus Seven (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven former college friends, along with a few new friends, gather for a weekend reunion at a summer house in New Hampshire to reminisce about the good old days, when they got arrested on the way to a protest in Washington, DC.
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The '70s (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Four friends, fresh from tragedy at Kent Sate, graduate from college and begin their adult lives during the turbulent 1970s. But Dexter (Guy Torry), Eileen (Vinessa Shaw), Byron (Brad Rowe) and Christie (Amy Smart) find their paths are heading in ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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Joy of Learning (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 99 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 127 min.
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Style: talky, clever, realistic, serious, touching ...
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Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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Career Girls (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 83 min.
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The Terrace (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Drama about the difficulties of a group of people trying to change their lives. A group of people gathers in a terrace in Rome . Some are friends, some know each other and others just meet for the first time. All are intellectual and belong to the ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
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Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
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Duration: 122 min.
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Just Great (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
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Country: Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 80 min.
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Country: France
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Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
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Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: clever, serious, talky, realistic, biting ...
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Place: europe, france, paris france
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43%
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 713
Porn Theater (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: semi serious, sexual, realistic, talky
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Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
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42%
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Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba, Spain
Duration: 106 min.
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