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Lost in Armenia (2016)
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Lost in Armenia (2016)
Original name: Celui qu'on attendait
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Armenia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jean-Paul Bolzec had gone to play his show for a French company based in Azerbaijan. On the way back to the airport, the taxi breaks down. Bolzec is abandoned on a desert road, in the middle of nowhere. Without realizing it, he crossed the border on foot with Armenia, in latent war with its neighbor Azerbaijan for years. Clandestine in a country he doesn't know, he doesn't speak the language and doesn't read the alphabet, Bolzec understands quickly enough that he is taken for another because he is celebrated as the Messiah.
Plot: soccer, village, cat, mafia, border, actor, church, singing, taxi, corruption, electricity, little girl, cell phone, bank, toilet, passport, countryside, messiah, classroom, donkey, language barrier
Place: armenia, azerbaijan

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Most similar movies to Lost in Armenia

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and serious films with plots about singing, countryside, village, family relations, taxi, husband wife relationship and female nudity mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Lost in Armenia: We and Our Mountains (1969), Chacun sa Vie (2017), Calendar (1993), Up the Mountain (2019), The Adjuster (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
We and Our Mountains (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Calm of the mountain village is disturbed by the investigation on stray sheep.
Plot: sheep, shepherd, armenian, countryside, mountain, village
Place: armenia, soviet union, caucasus
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 4.6
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Chacun sa Vie (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Before being judges, attorneys, or jury members, they are first of all men and women at a crossroads in their lives, with their dreams and their secrets, their hopes and their limitations, all beneath the same sun, each with their own dark side. In ...
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Calendar (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Armenia, Canada, Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A photographer and his wife travel across Armenia photographing churches for a calendar project. Travelling with them is a local man acting as their driver and guide. As the project nears completion, the distance between husband and wife grows.
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Up the Mountain (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hugo, Stan and Bérénice grew up together then grew apart. They were inseparable. Fifteen years later, they meet again as adults. But life has been tough on them. Will they reignite the crazy sparks of their childhood ?
Style: non-linear
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.9
 173
The Shoe (1998)
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Duration: 83 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
How to Be a Good Wife (2020)
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Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
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Plot: straw, tennis racket, girls' boarding school, feminism, scissors, loss of husband, iron, boarding school, suicide attempt, pancake, nosebleed, rope ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sophie is far from being the model little girl one would like her to be, unlike her friends Camille and Madeleine. She always insists on having her own way, often getting into trouble, to the despair of one and all. But her mother is unbending and ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ciao Ciao (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 83 min.
Story: A free and wild young woman has to come back from the big city to her village in the mountains.
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Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 3K
Free Zone (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.7
 906
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 127 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.6
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 1K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 492
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Country: Spain
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 450
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%