Movies like The Most Beautiful Day

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The Most Beautiful Day
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 terminal illness, road trip, friendship, hospital, death, friend and on the road mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Most Beautiful Day: Burn Burn Burn (2015), Tour de Force (2014), Come as You Are (2011), Schultze Gets the Blues (2003), Beautiful Joe (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Burn Burn Burn
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, vomiting, hitchhiker, nature, human ashes, watching a video, dead sister ...
Place: scotland
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Tour de Force
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, on the road, friendship, thirtysomething life, best friends, terminal illness, escapades, vacation, thirty something, sex club, loss of friend, euthanasia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
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    User:   71%
 
Come as You Are
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Three young guys like wine and women. They tested wine with pleasure, but the second they have never been able to taste. Under the guise of a wine tour, the three plans a trip to Spain to finally have sex. Nothing will stop them. Certainly not the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, road movie
Plot: on the road, social misfits, disability, obsessive quest, looking for sex, independence, escapades, brothel, misfit, friends, buddies, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
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System:   76%
    User:   75%
 
Schultze Gets the Blues
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Schultze is an accordion player and newly without work. When the local music club celebrates its 50th anniversary, his taste of music changes unexpectedly.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: music, friendship, small town, drinking, german, beer, blues, fall in love, obsession, death, folk, boat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, east germany, europe, texas, louisiana ...
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    User:   58%
 
Beautiful Joe
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An extremely nice guy falls for a really bad girl
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, dishonesty, crime, love and romance, nightclub, society, unfulfillment, brain tumor, irish, couples, power relations, disorder ...
Time: 90s
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The Fundamentals of Caring
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: road trip, disability, friendship, sarcasm, depression, mentor, caregiver, unlikely friendships, death, life & death, dialogue, life philosophy ...
Place: seattle washington
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System:   67%
    User:   59%
 
And Your Mother Too!
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, humorous, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, road trip, sex, self discovery, sexuality, teenager, male nudity, drinking, storytelling, on the road, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, mexico city
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System:   62%
    User:   73%
 
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The Trip
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When 19-year-old gay-rights activist Tommy and 24-year-old Alan first meet in 1973, they find themselves on the opposite sides of the political coin...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, on the road, aids, love affair, gender, romance, hopes, love and romance, road trip, gay relationship, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, year 1973, year 1984, year 1977
Place: usa, los angeles, mexico, california
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Dream with the Fishes
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: semi serious, twists and turns, gloomy, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: terminal illness, suicide, drugs, bowling, death, hospital, fish, self discovery, drinking, life & death, mentor, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   49%
 
One-Way Ticket to Mombasa
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sentimental ...
Plot: on the road, child illness, hospital, terminal illness, beach, life is a bitch, tragic hero, artists and showbiz, love and romance, unfulfillment, dream, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
 6.4
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$5 a Day
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being released from jail, the son of a con man joins his father on the road.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: parents and children, on the road, cons and scams, dishonesty, betrayal, terminal illness, estrangement, family relations, room service, luggage, cocktail, father son reunion ...
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Place: albuquerque new mexico, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   54%
 
 4.7
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The Layover
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When their plane is rerouted due to a hurricane warning, two single female best friends find themselves competing for the same guy during an extended layover in St. Louis.
Plot: competition, rivalry, road trip, dancing, roommate, jealousy, male nudity, hotel lobby, vacation, swimming pool, love triangle, motel room ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   51%
 
 6.7
 12K
With Honors
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Convinced he'll graduate with honors because of his thesis paper, a stuffy Harvard student finds his paper being held hostage by a homeless man, who might be the guy to school the young man in life.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, college, homeless, coming of age, life, mentor, destiny, poetry, college life, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, future
Place: massachusetts, usa, campus, harvard university
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    User:   57%
 
 5.3
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Tomcats
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: College buddies chip in and promise that the group's last unmarried man will collect a cash pot. Seven years later, the kitty is worth $500,000 -- money Michael needs to pay a gambling debt. Problem is, the only other single guy is a hopeless ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Truman
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Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
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Fanboys
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1999, Star Wars fanatics take a cross-country trip to George Lucas' Skywalker Ranch so their dying friend can see a screening of The Phantom Menace before its release.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, exciting ...
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 5.5
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Tennessee
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of three people who strive to realize their dreams. Brothers Carter and Ellis set out on a road trip to their childhood home in a desperate search for their estranged father, who may hold the key to their future.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, rough
Plot: redemption, on the road, siblings relations, family in crisis, homecoming, follow your dream, terminal illness, down on your luck, road trip, brother brother relationship, singing, abusive husband
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 6.2
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The End
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, funny, offbeat ...
Plot: terminal illness, suicide attempt, crumbling marriage, self discovery, death, suicide, couple relations, hospital, parents and children, dysfunctional family, storytelling, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
 5.3
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A Reunion
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, road trip, male nudity, grand canyon, hotel room, hotel, pubic hair, undressing, friendship between men, male friendship, taking off shirt ...
Place: cross country, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   56%
 
 5.9
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Barking Water
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Frankie is dying. Irene hasn't forgiven him. And they are racing against time to find their way home. Frankie needs help and Irene is the one he turns to. He must go home one last time. And, like so many times before, Irene is extending herself ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic
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    User:   48%
 
Last Cab to Darwin
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Rex is a loner, and when he's told he doesn't have long to live, he embarks on an epic drive through the Australian outback from Broken Hill to Darwin to die on his own terms; but his journey reveals to him that before you can end your ...
Style: road movie
Plot: euthanasia, taxi, cancer, australian outback, outback, dog, doctor, suicide, suicide attempt, terminal illness, taxi driver, australian ...
Place: australia, cross country
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System:   48%
    User:   51%
 
The Brothers Solomon
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, goofy hero, dumb, stupidity, odd couple, friendship, brothers, runaway, siblings relations, misfit, family relations, eccentricity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
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System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
Il padre d'Italia
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Paolo and Mia, an introverted clerk and a unconventional pregnant woman, go on a journey looking for the father of Mia’s unborn daughter.
Plot: pregnant woman, gay, road trip, sleeping naked, sleeping nude, pubic hair, female nudity, balcony, cigarette smoking, male nudity, beach, smoking in bed ...
Place: italy
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Boys on the Side
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After breaking up with her girlfriend, a nightclub singer, Jane, answers a personal ad from Robin, a real estate agent with AIDS, seeking a cross-country travel partner. On their journey from New York City to Los Angeles, the two stop by Pittsburgh ...
Style: road movie, emotional, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, aids, pregnancy, lesbian, road trip, love, friends, on the road, drinking, women, best friends, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, pittsburgh, tucson arizona, san diego california, pakistan ...
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    User:   46%
 
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Happy Hour
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in present day New York City, "Happy Hour" is a literate and often funny story of love and how to receive it. Tulley, a once-promising literary star now biding his time as an advertising copy editor, moves from cynicism to acceptance ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: social misfits, writer's life, bar, crumbling marriage, going straight, couple relations, addiction, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, terminal illness, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
The Leisure Seeker
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey from Boston to Key West, recapturing their passion for life and their love for each other on a road trip that provides revelation and surprise right up to the very end.
Style: road movie
Plot: alzheimer's disease, road trip, dementia, teacher, elderly, extramarital affair, elderly couple, mother son conflict, wetting oneself, ice cream, car trouble, old couple ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
Miss You Already
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The friendship between two life-long girlfriends is put to the test when one starts a family and the other falls ill.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, best friends, friends, terminal illness, life turned upside down, unfulfillment, friendship, female friendship, cancer, best friend, music, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
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Foreverland
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sufferer of cystic fibrosis travels to a legendary shrine that reputedly has the power to heal his condition.
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: on the road, self discovery, terminal illness, hopes, curses spells and rituals, miraculous event, life is a bitch, healing power, last wish, hospital, urn, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, mexico, latin america, vancouver, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   40%
 
Breaking the Rules
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two friends take their dying buddy on one last road trip.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: buddies, on the road, terminal illness, adventure, friends, best friends, tragic hero, friendship, self discovery, homecoming, reunion, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
The Private Lives of Pippa Lee
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life you love may be your own.... The wife of a much older man finds herself attracted to their neighbour's son, who is closer to her age.
Style: emotional, touching, semi serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: marriage, mental illness, depression, runaway, dysfunctional family, starting over, friendship, suicide attempt, relationships, guilt, adoption, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
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