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, narcolepsy, male friendship, man in swimsuit, sunbathing, barefoot male, male objectification, illness, friendship between men, friend, 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, road trip, friends, death and on the road mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Most Beautiful Day: 100 Dinge (2018), Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997), Tour de Force (2014), Stepmom (1998), Between Two Women (1986). 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, male objectification, best friend, friendship, friend, friendship between men, male nudity, barefoot male, male friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two young men, Martin and Rudi, both suffering from terminal cancer, get to know each other in a hospital room. They drown their desperation in tequila and decide to take one last trip to the sea. Drunk and still in pajamas they steal the first ...
Style: exciting, humorous, road movie, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, last wish, escapades, friends, gangsters, on the road, on the run, odd couple, partners, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ 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: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: friends, thirty something, vacation, friendship, on the road, thirtysomething life, best friends, terminal illness, escapades, sex club, loss of friend, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 53K
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, emotional, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: terminal illness, divorce, parents and children, custody, rebellious daughter, school play, photo shoot, friendship, urban, rivalry, family relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, friendship, husband wife relationship, mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 85
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, love, pubic hair, undressing, fire, social satire, male nudity, bankruptcy, barefoot male ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, road trip, friendship, death of friend, terminal illness, hitchhiker, vomiting, nature, watching a video, human ashes, dead sister ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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, semi serious, humorous, realistic, road movie
Plot: terminal illness, on the road, pregnancy, buddies, hospital, fugitives, friendship, child illness, life is a bitch, friends, unfulfillment, tragic hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: bicycle, friendship, self discovery, couple relations, man-woman relation, relationship problems, couples, romance, love and romance, social relations, female full frontal nudity, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, social misfits, obsessive quest, cremation, parent child relationship, misfit, friends, dealing with death, physical appearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 293
Petal Dance (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four women, who have their own different sorrows, embark on a road trip. They look back at their past and restart their lives... Jinko (Aoi Miyazaki) and Motoko (Sakura Ando) have been friends since their university days. One day, they hear a rumor ...
Plot: road trip, female friendship, japanese girl, japanese woman, scarf, beach, hospital, passenger, car, driver, best friends
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, on the road, social misfits, obsessive quest, disease, friendship, mental illness, escapades, misfit, friends, misfit partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Yellow Handkerchief (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story starts with Kinya, who has recently upgraded his car. He’s a young adult and he’s single so naturally he uses his ride to ahem, look for companions. He offers a ride to a shy girl by the name of Akemi and she reluctantly accepts. From ...
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, woman driver, peeing, miscarriage, falling in love, nightmare, young love, homecoming, handkerchief, diarrhea, roadblock, ex convict ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, road movie
Plot: odd couple, on the road, partners, golden years, couple relations, nothing goes right, elderly, escapades, couples, disorder, friendship, saving a life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.0
 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: humorous, talky, realistic, touching, witty ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, gays and lesbians, gay, cancer, marijuana, sex, dentist, homosexual, best friends, aids, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, europe, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, caregiver, disability, friendship, abandoned by father, pregnant woman, hitchhiker, loss of son, grief, mother, teenage boy ...
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 101
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, colleague colleague relationship, manipulative behavior, teenage protagonist, police interrogation, stolen car, coming of age, policewoman, car, 14 year old, police station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 144
Time Expired (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Randall Zimmerman (Eric Starkey) is a simple man who loves his job as a parking enforcement officer. When he discovers he is dying, he just wants everything to stay the way that it is. Unfortunately for Randall, his friends and family have other ...
Plot: terminal illness, dying man, whistling, sex shop, college campus, yoga
Place: oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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That Trip We Took with Dad (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Romania, Hungary, Sweden
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Romania, 1968. Two very different brothers. Mihai is a secret police informant, Emil is a dedicated dissident. When they have the opportunity to have their ailing father’s eyes operated on in East Germany, the three set out on a moving odyssey.
Style: road movie
Plot: cold war, road trip, sex scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Jesus Loves Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A girl who always tends to fall in love with the wrong guy meets one who believes the world is coming to an end next Tuesday.
Style: humorous, realistic, offbeat, touching
Plot: apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, love and romance, couples, canceled wedding, jesus christ, devil
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 249
Sequoia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man meets a 23-year-old cancer patient on the way to the park and disrupts her plan to commit suicide.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: terminal illness, fall in love, suicide, illness, cancer, family, life is a bitch, romance, love and romance, death wish
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Cracked Eggs and Noodles (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An advocate of sex, but not of marriage, bachelor Daegyu (played by singer-turned-actor Im Changjeon), 26, produces bootleg music albums for a living. One day, he comes across a plucky, nine-year-old boy named Jeon Ingwon (played by Lee Inseong) who ...
Plot: runaway child, road trip, cooking, parent child relationship, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: hospital, terminal illness, child illness, on the road, beach, life is a bitch, tragic hero, artists and showbiz, love and romance, unfulfillment, drinking alcohol, band ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, aids, single parent, parents and children, friends, family relations, siblings relations, adoption, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, supportive parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, clever ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, writer's life, cons and scams, teenage life, crimes, unfulfillment, friends, sex, photograph, controversy, gambler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Dream with the Fishes (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A suicidal man who can't kill himself agrees to finance his terminally ill neighbor's bucket list of fantasies if, at the end, the neighbor will kill him.
Style: twists and turns, gloomy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: terminal illness, self discovery, life is a bitch, addiction, voyeurism, suicide, drugs, nothing to lose, bowling, death, hospital, fish ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: terminal illness, on the road, hospital, orphan, on the run, introspection, doctors and patients, friendship, inventions and discoveries, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: thief, tomato, terminal illness, theft, friendship, money, friend, dating, brother brother relationship, teenage girl, flash forward, teenage boy ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 3K
The End (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wendell Lawson has only six months to live. Not wanting to endure his last few months of life waiting for the end, he decides to take matters into his own hands and enlists the help of a delusional mental patient to help him commit suicide.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, crumbling marriage, self discovery, couple relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, nothing goes right, unfulfillment, clergy, society, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, realistic, touching, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, best friends, high school, looking for sex, hospital, hopes, youth, friends, teenage life, wish come true, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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