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In Search of Liberty (2017)
 6.2
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In Search of Liberty (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A captivating statesman from America's past takes a modern-day family on a series of wild adventures. With a spicy mix of humor, magic and logic, he opens their eyes to the origins and importance of the U.S. Constitution, the degree to which it is under attack and what can be done to save it. Key aspects of the Constitution are clearly outlined and important Amendments such as those guaranteeing freedom of religion and speech, the right to bear arms, warrants for search and seizure, and States rights are shown to be vital in everyday life. As a result of these eye-popping journeys and disclosures, a whole community takes to the streets in honor of Constitution Day and they now know that they must vote for candidates who know and adhere to the Constitution.
Plot: freedom, freedom of speech, tyranny
Place: washington d.c.

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and melancholic films with plots about on the road, friendship, road trip, runaway, culture clash, storytelling and mentor mostly in Comedy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like In Search of Liberty: Ey Iran (1990), The Kings of Summer (2013), Bass Ackwards (2010), Nebraska (2013), Chef (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 71 min.
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Plot: surrealism, conformity, tyranny, freedom, symbolism, picnic, bully, birthday, host, freak, man child, immaturity ...
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 6.6
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Ey Iran (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Towards the end of the Shahanshah's reign, Sergeant Makvandi is assigned the commander of the gendarmerie station in a small town. A stern disciplinarian, Sergeant Makvandi tries to impose order at the station but, being as degenerate as his ...
Plot: persian, national anthem, martial law, freedom, torture, freedom of speech, curfew, revolution, music teacher, communist, censorship, poetry ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Kings of Summer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 318
Bass Ackwards (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
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Place: cross country, new york, seattle, usa, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.7
 107K
Nebraska (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 115 min.
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Plot: aging, small town, road trip, obsessive quest, elderly, delusion, on the road, family, character study, dementia, pickup truck, honest ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 178K
Chef (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, light, road movie ...
Plot: chef, cooking and food, road trip, father son relationship, starting over, food, kitchen, staff, financial problem, workplace situations, internet, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: miami, florida, los angeles, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: talky, humorous, touching, road movie, emotional ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.9
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Father Hood (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Deadbeat dad kidnaps his kids from the bus to an abusive foster home and they go on a run. The cops are after them, they bicker constantly and his idea of a way out is grim, yet this dangerous ride might just turn them into a family.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fanboys (2009)
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
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Joe Dirt (2001)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: psychedelic, surreal, atmospheric, captivating, clever ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 4K
Don Verdean (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 17
Drop Out (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Billie drops out of college, and goes hitch-hiking. Soon, her beauty gets her a place in a lecherous tourist's car, whose next stop is a roadside hotel managed by a neo-nazi and his wife.
Plot: beach, stripper, female nudity, sex, lesbian, voyeur, lesbian sex, hotel
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
First Monday in October (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, light, melancholic ...
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 95 min.
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Style: sentimental, sexual, offbeat, clever, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Style: sentimental, offbeat, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 109
Jackhammer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A shy struggling actor is dragged into the world of professional male stripping by his egotistical brother.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hip hop, heist, twins, righting the wronged, family relations, crimes, siblings relations, partners against crime, male stripper, brother brother relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.4
 28K
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When his son dies while hiking the famed Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route in the Pyrenees, Tom flies to France to claim the remains. Looking for insights into his estranged child’s life, he decides to complete the 500-mile mountain trek to ...
Style: touching, emotional, uplifting, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: road trip, travel, death of son, pilgrimage, redemption, obsessive quest, self discovery, search, on the road, grief, encounter, christianity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 31K
Girls Trip (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Four girlfriends take a trip to New Orleans for an annual festival and, along the way, rediscover their wild sides and strengthen the bonds of sisterhood.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, captivating, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship between women, friendship, promise, blackmail, black american, female protagonist, airport, motel, model, female bonding, marriage, lie ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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