Movies like The Most Beautiful Day

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The Most Beautiful Day (2016)
 6.5
 3K
The Most Beautiful Day (2016)
Original name: Der geilste Tag
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The quirky, overambitious pianist Andi (33) and the more laid back and relaxed Benno (36) have just one thing in common: They will both die soon. So the two of them decide after some trouble at the hospice, to have the most awesome day before its too late. First thing is they need is money, which they cleverly scam, since going to prison is -considering the limited amount of time of the question. Then they set off for Africa! It will not only be a nightmare for Andi the hypochondriac, but also a huge deal for Benno, who will have to face his past for the first time in his life. The journey leads them through hazards, a number of comedic, tragic, dramatic and dangerous moments and finally to their original aspiration: The most awesome day of realizing that you need to take life into your own hands to not miss out on it.
Plot: terminal illness, road trip, friendship, illness, friendship between men, male objectification, friend, barefoot male, sunbathing, man in swimsuit, narcolepsy, male friendship

Most similar movies to The Most Beautiful Day

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about friendship, terminal illness, hospital, friends, on the road, friend and death mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Most Beautiful Day: 100 Dinge (2018), Tour de Force (2014), Amerikana (2001), Burn Burn Burn (2015), Naked (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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100 Dinge (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Best friends Toni and Paul decide to relinquish all of their belongings for 100 days, whereby they receive one of their items back on each day. During this challenge the two realize, that the only thing they cannot be without is their friendship. A ...
Plot: naked in public, friend, friendship between men, friendship, male nudity, barefoot male, male friendship, best friend, male objectification
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tour de Force (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Belgium, of all places. What's Belgium got besides chocolates and fries? No matter, this year it was Hannes' and Kiki's turn to choose the destination of their annual bike tour with their closest friends. They all looks forward to the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friends, thirty something, vacation, on the road, terminal illness, best friends, escapades, thirtysomething life, friendship, tent, masturbation, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 99
Amerikana (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following the Dogma rules does not make this film hard to watch... In the end, it is a great story and shows that Merendino can be a mature filmmaker. It's about two guys a Vespa and a trip from South Dakota to Los Angeles. It's funny, ...
Style: road movie
Plot: unhappiness, friendship, music, friendship between men, road trip, countryside
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Burn Burn Burn (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Following the death of their friend, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in tupperware, decreasing in volume as the trip progresses.
Style: road movie
Plot: cancer, death, friendship, road trip, death of friend, hitchhiker, secret, terminal illness, watching a video, infidelity, vomiting, nature ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 6.1
 2K
Naked (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nackt is the story of three couples, one of which just broke up, one that seems to be about to and one perfectly okay. They are all friends and from time to time they gather to talk about everything.One time they gather for dinner at the second ...
Style: sexual, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, bicycle, self discovery, couples, social relations, couple relations, romance, love and romance, man-woman relation, relationship problems, breasts, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 87
The Last Pig (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Plum out of luck, Swabian farmer Huber’s farm goes under. Then his girlfriend Birgit takes over her father’s newly-acquired firm – in former East Germany. That's reason enough for Huber to bail on his debts and head out on a road trip ...
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, farmer, pig, debt, male nudity, social satire, overalls, bankruptcy, taking off pants, taking off underwear, meteorite, naked in public ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.5
 213
Repo (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Leon and TJ are best friends and repo men. After ten years, with a high school reunion looming, Leon wants out of the repo business. TJ has concocted a hair-brained scheme to steal all the cars they've repoed. When the plan fails, it falls ...
Plot: male friendship, playing guitar, pointing a gun at someone, swimming pool, toilet, stolen money, waitress, male nudity, man in underwear, sunbathing, neighbor, tape recorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Between Two Women (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When shy school teacher Val and Harry, the son of an aged opera singer, get married, Val quickly discovers that Harry's mother, Barbara, is not very happy with their union. In fact, Barbara tries to separate the couple. But, when Barbara ...
Plot: terminal illness, marital problem, family disapproval, mother, friendship, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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In the Thick of It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This optimistic Italian slice-of-life drama chronicles a typical day in the lives of teenagers living in the grim suburbs of Rome. The story is set in the suburb of Tuscolano which is located near the Cinecitta studios and concerns a group of ...
Plot: theft, street life, sex, brother brother relationship, prostitute, working class, crate, male female relationship, teenage boy, flash forward, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, money ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
One-Way Ticket to Mombasa (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pete loses his consciousness while playing in a pop band. The diagnosis is harsh and the doctor cannot say for sure whether Pete will celebrate his 18th birthday. One night, encouraged by the vodka on Jusa's 18th birthday, Pete confesses his ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, sentimental ...
Plot: terminal illness, hospital, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, love and romance, unfulfillment, child illness, on the road, beach, tragic hero, guitarist, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Road Within (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young man with Tourette's Syndrome embarks on a road trip with his recently-deceased mother's ashes.
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, on the road, mental illness, friendship, dealing with death, love and romance, escapades, social misfits, physical appearance, friends, misfit, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cross country, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.1
 890
Hawks (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two terminally ill patients in a hospital yearn for relief from their predicament. With little or no friends, they form an uneasy alliance and plot an escape for one last wild time.
Style: dark humor, realistic, humorous, semi serious, road movie
Plot: terminal illness, pregnancy, on the road, life is a bitch, chases and races, legal action, child illness, friends, buddies, unfulfillment, fugitives, hospital ...
Time: 80s
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Vincent Wants to Sea (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Vincent, a young man who suffers from Tourette's syndrome, has just lost his mother. His father, a successful politician, does not want to take care of him and therefore places him into a mental institution. He is put into a room with ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, neurotic
Plot: eating disorder, gas station, psychologist, mental illness, friendship, disorder, partners, fall in love, obsessive quest, misfit, quibbling, unsupportive parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Smiles of sad men (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Story: A writer gets into a rehab where he meets a lot of successful men who destroyed their lives with alcohol.
Plot: rehabilitation, family, recovery, marathon, male friendship, wet clothes, hole in the wall, gas station, therapy, playing piano, old man, barefoot male ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.9
 1K
Frau Ella (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man goes on a road trip with an old lady he saves from a hospital.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, road movie
Plot: on the road, elderly, partners, disorder, couples, odd couple, nothing goes right, couple relations, golden years, escapades, hospital, taxi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, paris france, france, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.7
 55K
Stepmom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jackie is a divorced mother of two. Isabel is the career minded girlfriend of Jackie’s ex-husband Luke, forced into the role of unwelcome stepmother to their children. But when Jackie discovers she is ill, both women realise they must put aside ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sad, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: terminal illness, divorce, parents and children, custody, rebellious daughter, friendship, step parent, family life, remarry, human nature, ego clash, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Fundamentals of Caring (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Having suffered a tragedy, Ben becomes a caregiver to earn money. His first client, Trevor, is a hilarious 18-year-old with muscular dystrophy. One paralyzed emotionally, one paralyzed physically, Ben and Trevor hit the road on a trip into the ...
Style: dark humor, touching, dramatic, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: wheelchair, road trip, disability, caregiver, friendship, mother, grief, teenage boy, teenager, loss of son, hitchhiker, personal growth ...
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Amazing Catfish (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young Claudia works in a supermarket where she promotes various types of products. One night, she ends up in the emergency room with severe appendicitis and meets Martha, a patient, laying in the bed next to hers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, aids, friendship, unfulfillment, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, supportive parent, single parent, adoption, friends, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Breaking the Rules (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two friends take their dying buddy on one last road trip.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, youth, reunion, partners, buddies, tragic hero, terminal illness, on the road, best friends, self discovery, homecoming, hopes ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.3
 10K
Truman (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Julián receives an unexpected visit in Madrid from his lifelong friend Tomás, who now lives in Canada, the encounter is bittersweet. Diagnosed with terminal cancer, Julián is focused on putting his affairs in order, while Tomás is still ...
Plot: dog, cancer, old friend, veterinarian, actor, sex scene, terminal illness, friend, telephone call, restaurant, snow, airplane ...
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.6
 957
Cas & Dylan (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dying Doctor, who plans to check out on his own terms, takes a reluctant detour when he inadvertently winds up on the lam with an 'anything-but-normal' 22-year-old girl.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friendship, inventions and discoveries, life is a bitch, doctors and patients, terminal illness, orphan, on the run, hospital, on the road, introspection
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
All My Friends Part 2 (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. All My Friends Part 2 (Italian: Amici miei Atto II) is a 1982 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Monicelli. It is the sequel to Amici miei of 1975. The movie features Paolo Stoppa in one of his last roles. ...
Style: italian comedy
Plot: male friendship, joke, friend
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.9
 8K
Simon (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Camiel, a gay dentist, and Simon, a carefree café owner, collide in a traffic accident their lives become intrinsically entangled. When they bump into each other 14 years later, Simon is severely ill. Camiel experiences at close range how ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, witty, talky ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, gay, cancer, dentist, homosexual, marijuana, sex, gays and lesbians, aids, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, europe, canada, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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The Be All and End All (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At fifteen Robbie has only one thing on his mind - losing his virginity. The problem is that he's in hospital with a fatal heart condition. And who has to overcome the odds and help him fulfil his final wish? His best friend Ziggy.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, sexual ...
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, teenage life, last wish, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, looking for sex, friends, wish come true, hopes, high school, first sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
A Deal Is a Deal (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A London tube driver considers pursuing a third fatal accident to collect a huge payout.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, clever, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, crimes, unfulfillment, friends, cons and scams, writer's life, teenage life, suit, sex scene, pub, arrest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, england, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 3.8
 193
Half a Person (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two close friends from Sudbury, Ontario take a road trip to Toronto that will change the nature of their relationship.
Plot: gay, best friend, road trip, on the road, friends who hate each other, homosexual, friendship, gay man has sex with a woman, coming of age
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.3
 125
A Reunion (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Two estranged friends travel across the country to attend their college reunion, and face their complicated past along the road.
Plot: trip, gay kiss, male friendship, taking off shirt, camera shot of bare feet, male male kiss, homoeroticism, friendship between men, taking off clothes, barefoot male, reunion, gay ...
Place: cross country, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.7
 4K
Gigantics (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The Hamburg friends Walter, Ricco and Floyd take each day as it comes between the estates of tower blocks and fast food restaurants. All three are in their early twenties and are dreaming of another life when Floyd suddenly takes a job on a ...
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, soccer, friends, buddies, working class, best friends, city life, romance, urban, intensive care, farewell, hospital ...
Time: 90s
Place: hamburg germany, europe, singapore, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.0
 158
Winter Flies (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovenia, Poland, Slovakia, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mischievously self-assured Mára and somewhat eccentric Heduš set out into the frozen wastes in search of adventure – by car, naturally. After all, Mára’s turning fifteen soon. A road movie about the flies that occasionally buzz around even in ...
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, teenage boy, dog, boy, map, friendship, interrogation, teenager, police station, car, 14 year old, vulgar language ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Her Love Boils Bathwater (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A terminally ill single mother is determined to reconcile her splintered family.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, wife husband relationship, terminal illness, diagnosis, small business, japanese woman, husband wife relationship, cancer, terminal cancer, family
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%