Movies like Sour Apples

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Sour Apples (2016)
 7.1
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Sour Apples (2016)
Original name: Ekşi Elmalar
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In an eastern Turkish town, suitors knock on the door of the mayor and father of three beautiful daughters who choose to follow their own paths.
Plot: village, garden, three sisters, shampoo, tent

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, touching and semi serious films with plots about village, friendship, society, romance, love and romance, family relations and village life mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Sour Apples: Magic Carpet Ride (2005), The Butterfly's Dream (2013), Vizontele (2001), Jolly Life (2009), Propaganda (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Magic Carpet Ride (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A struggling, suicidal young comedian meets a car thief who is willing to teach him a few things about his profession.
Style: not serious, witty, dark humor, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: petty criminal, family problems, heist, misfit, working class, crimes, anti heroes, anti hero, society, gangsters, satire, secret hideout ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Butterfly's Dream (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In a small Turkish town, two young tuberculous poets try to survive while publishing their poems. As they both fall in love, their life would never be the same.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: poet, friendship, world war two, love and romance, bet, hopes, lifestyle, follow your dream, teachers and students, poverty, competition, poetry ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 8.0
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Vizontele (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story takes place in a small town (called Hakkari) in Turkey at the beginning of the 70's. The time has come to bring technology into that small town. The first Television (or called Visiontele by the citizens) arrives and the chaos begins.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: traditional versus modern, culture clash, society, lifestyle, social relations, family relations, life changing experience, television, small town, radio, mayor, media satire ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: turkey, cyprus
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.1
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Jolly Life (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Riza Senyurt is the world's most troubled Santa Claus at Christmas time. For one thing, he doesn't know who Santa Claus is. Whether fake or real however, he is Santa Claus now. Bearing the load of the whole world on his shoulders, Santa ...
Plot: christmas, new year's eve, santa claus suit, shopping mall, santa claus
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.1
 9K
Propaganda (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on a true story set in 1948, customs officer Mehti is faced with the duty of formally setting up the border between Turkey and Syria, dividing his hometown. He is unaware of the pain that will eminently unfold, as families, languages, cultures ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: society, state affairs, rise to the top, master and servant, dishonesty, social relations, relationship vs career, village life, desert, culture clash, village, political corruption ...
Time: 90s, 1940s
Place: turkey, syria
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Love, Surreal and Odd (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 95 min.
Story: If four couples meet at the same party, and a honey-sweet relationship begins between them, a surreal love out of nowhere... If every phase of the relationship is a situation comedy, where the sides get along well for a moment, only to quarrel the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, sincere, touching
Plot: love triangle, male female relationship, family relations, marriage, friendship, love and romance, romance, fall in love, female nudity, married, conversation, dinner ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.3
 9K
Champion (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Turkey
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The mid 90’s. Turkey’s political instability, inflation and hopelesness on people were increased. In those years when all hope was lost, people deeply bond with Bold Pilot and Halis Karataş who win every race coming from the last place. People ...
Style: touching, exciting, inspirational, sentimental, light
Plot: racehorse, horse race, hopes, race, horse, sport, love and romance, contests and competitions, rivalry, rise to the top, ambition, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.7
 10K
The Miracle (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 136 min.
Story: 1960s Turkey countryside. A newly assigned teacher finds out that the solitary village is missing a school. He gets fond of the village people and especially a disabled man. The teacher helps the village to build a new school and educate the ...
Plot: classroom, village, thunderstorm, river crossing, female tears, suicide thoughts, mountain, beating, children, nudity (full frontal - brief), countryside, handicapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Silent Wedding (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Romania, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a small village of Communist-era Romania a young couple wish to marry, but Joseph Stalin dies the night prior to their wedding ceremony forcing the bride and groom to marry in silence.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: communism, village, parents and children, family life, fighting the system, occupation, wedding preparations and rituals, injustice, youth, against the rules, life is a bitch, family gatherings ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: romania, europe, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Tears for Sale (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: Serbia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Story of two sisters that grew up in a small Serbian village in the beginning of the 1930s. The village is torn up by wars and years long blood oath. There are no men left in the village. Our heroines, Ognjenka and Mala Boginja decide to go to the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, light, enigmatic, serious ...
Plot: village, romance, escapades, obsessive quest, siblings relations, female nudity, drinking, sex scene, rivalry, looking for love, danger, village life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Year of Enlightment (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: April, 1940. Manolo, 16 years old, and Jesus, who is just 8, are taken by their older brother Pepe, a lieutenant in the Army, to a sanatorium for children suffering from tuberculosis, situated on the border with Portugal. Once in the sanatorium, ...
Style: sexy, touching, sexual, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: coming of age, sanitarium, teenage love, sexual content, teenage life, village, romance, hospital, youth, love and romance, tuberculosis, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Buried on Sunday (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Angry island fishermen declare independence and use a Soviet nuclear submarine to get Ottawa's attention.
Plot: village, nuclear, submarine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.8
 51K
Pride (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on a true story, the film is set in the summer of 1984 – when Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise ...
Style: touching, sincere, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, prejudice, working class, unlikely partners, social decay, generosity, society, gays and lesbians, hopes, injustice, social relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1984
Place: england, europe, london, wales, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Feyzo, the Polite One (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A feudal village in Southeastern Turkey in 1970's. A poor peasant, Feyzo returns from military service dreaming about getting married to Gülo, the love of his life.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: village, village life, disorder, wedding, couple relations, parents and children, couples, social relations, cow, rebellion, gun, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
All the Fault of Paradise (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A former convict discovers that his son has been adopted by a couple living on the mountains and tries to establish a contact with him
Plot: harmonica, camping, prison, tent, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 499
Baikonur (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Russia, Kazakhstan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: “Whatever falls from heaven, you may keep.” So goes the unwritten law of the Kazakh steppes. A law avidly adhered to by the inhabitants of a small village, who collect the space debris that falls downrange from the nearby Baikonur space station. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat
Plot: romance, space and aliens, astronaut, space station, spacecraft, social relations, village life, village, love and romance, space shuttle, seal, cave ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.7
 82K
The New World (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.
Style: touching, meditative, serious, lyrical, emotional ...
Plot: culture clash, chief, power of love, adventurer, new world, colonialism, unlikely relationship, love triangle, communication problem, princess, wilderness, danger ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: virginia, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Up! Up! To the sky (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: village, alien, forbidden love, flying, inventor, doctor, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
This Beautiful Fantastic (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman who dreams of being a children's author makes an unlikely friendship with a cantankerous, rich old widower.
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, sentimental, touching
Plot: garden, library, friendship, widower, young woman, flower, female protagonist, dating, aspiring writer, eccentricity, funeral, obsessive compulsive disorder ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Marie Antoinette (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette. From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and ultimately the fall of Versailles.
Style: realistic, factual, colourful, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: france, versailles, paris france, austria, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Girlfriend Kontrak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Malaysia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Girlfriend Kontrak tells a story of kampung girl, Alisa (Nur Risteena) and her mission to save fireflies and their habitat from being demolished to make way for an architectural project. In her mission to save the fireflies, she decides to leave ...
Plot: contract, class differences, love, millionaire, village, playboy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Boats Out of Watermelon Rinds (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In his award-winning debut feature film, director Ahmet Ulucay portrays the innocence of childhood and the lure of the cinema for two teens in a small Turkish village. Working for a watermelon seller by day, Remet spends his evenings trying to ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, sincere
Plot: friendship, small town life, romance, love and romance, society, family relations, teenage life, small town, village, fall in love, watermelon, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When an English cartographer arrives in Wales to tell the residents of the Welsh village of Ffynnon Garw that their "mountain" is only a hill, the offended community sets out to remedy the situation. The film is based on a story heard by ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: world war one, village, friendship, fall in love, fish out of water, romance, culture clash, countryside, cons and scams, village life, comedy of errors, friends ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: wales, england, europe, london, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 127
The 13th Day (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a world torn apart by persecution, war and oppression, 3 children were chosen to offer a message of hope to the world.Based on the memoirs of the oldest Seer, Lucia Santos, and many thousands of independent eye-witness accounts, The 13th Day ...
Plot: catholicism, mother daughter relationship, children, abduction, prophecy, faith, secret, pope, catholic, interrogation, ghost, hopes ...
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.0
 249
Kill Me (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ozan and Atilla are two colleagues who travel from village to village making a TV program about local life and foods. They come a mysterious village in Dikili. Ozan drinks Aunt Emine's fruit juice and his life changes.
Plot: reporter, beer can, television show, death, cameraman, cell phone, travel, juice, suicide attempt, tv show, beer, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Cantinflas (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mike Todd is a Broadway producer struggling to produce the film. Around the World in 80 Days. In Mexico, Mario Moreno, a young entertainer is struggling to get some respect, and he manages to become a star. A twist of faith makes them partners. ...
Style: serious, captivating, sentimental, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, showbiz, rise to the top, ambition, actor's life, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, celebrity, fame, husband wife relationship, friendship ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, mexico, mexico city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Katha Parayumbol (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: the film is about how a barber's life is turned upside down when a film unit comes to the village for a shoot, and the news spreads that superstar Ashok Raj (Mammootty) is the barber's childhood friend. The script also by Srinivasan is so ...
Plot: hairdresser, village, family, old friend, school, movie star, barbershop, movie business, superstar, childhood friend, rich, struggle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 29
Kabala (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mali, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When an elderly man reveals that his son Hammala (Modibo Traore) is the illegitimate son of a purported witch, the ugly side of social customs rears its head. Shunned by the community, an ashamed Hammala leaves the village, only to return four years ...
Plot: village, african, jealousy, return, outcast, tradition
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Faces of Women (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Côte d'Ivoire, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At a festival, a chorus of women sing and dance as two stories unfold. In a village, a young women with a jealous husband gives him something to be jealous about when his younger brother visits from the city.
Plot: village, festival, sex, dance, feminism, loan, dancing
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Viceroy's House (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, India, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
Style: sincere, disturbing, factual, touching, captivating ...
Plot: independence, democracy, palace, economics, servant, ceremony, promise, school, governor, politics, colonialism, celebration ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945, year 1933
Place: delhi, london, india, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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