Movies like Sixpack

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Sixpack
Original name: Pussikaljaelokuva
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sixpack is a positive story on the outskirts of society. The story takes place in Helsinki on rock and following the advent of exclusion of the story regarding one of summer days. The film's protagonist, Marshal, is stuck in a shabby home. Lihi and Henninen attract the Marshal out and tired of opposition after the Marshal finds them to spend a hot summer day in the park in the world with amazement. The trio crash -day pass to the young, rutjakkeisiin sense of humor to the police. Day lasts from early morning until the evening the rain to bring sorrow alhoon. Eventually, however, the sun began to rise again it's time to become sensitized and look deep into the eyes of friendship.
Plot: one day time span, shoplifter, bad cop, generation gap, thunderstorm, adulthood, male friendship, aging, loan, laziness, summer, drunkard, working class, runaway, pot smoking, money problems, beer drinking, thirty something, falling off a balcony, outsider, unemployment, apartment building, shoplifting, police officer, fight ...
Place: helsinki finland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and melancholic films with plots about drinking, friendship, friend, cigarette smoking, mentor, husband wife relationship and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Drama and Sport genres. Some movies like Sixpack: Withnail & I (1987), Plainlands (1988), Hustlers (2010), Wonder Boys (2000), The Big Chill (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Withnail & I
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two out-of-work actors -- the anxious, luckless Marwood and his acerbic, alcoholic friend, Withnail -- spend their days drifting between their squalid flat, the unemployment office and the pub. When they take a holiday "by mistake" at the ...
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Audience: date night
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Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: england, london, europe, northern england
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 7.2
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Plainlands
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on a novel of the same name by the Finnish author, Antti Tuuri, this delicious late-80's comedy builds its dark humour on the stereotypical mentality of the northern part of Finland. While perhaps not as entertaining to a person ...
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 5.5
 856
Hustlers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The director Lauri Nurkse tells that Veijarit is a film about "arjensietokyvyttömyys" (= inability to tolerate everyday life) and about the Peter Pan complex. The main actor Mikko Leppilampi says it's about ...
Plot: falling in love, skinny dipping, fight, single, partying, thirty something, nightclub, dream, sex scene, roommate, drinking alcohol, love ...
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    User:   100%
 
 7.4
 58K
Wonder Boys
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Grady (Michael Douglas) is a 50-ish English professor who hasn't had a thing published in years -- not since he wrote his award winning "Great American Novel" 7 years ago. This weekend proves even worse than he could imagine as he ...
Style: clever, talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: writer's life, midlife crisis, adultery, redemption, coming of age, marijuana, college, mentor, friendship, writing, literature, professor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
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    User:   94%
 
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The Big Chill
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Plot: friendship, suicide, midlife crisis, death, unlikely friendships, best friends, drugs/alcohol, regret, relationships, introspection, loneliness, drinking ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: south carolina, usa
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Mondays in the Sun
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After the closure of their shipyard in Northern Spain, a few former workers: Santa, José, Lino, Amador, Sergei and Reina keep in touch. They meet mainly at a bar owned by their former colleague Rico. Santa is the most superficially confident and ...
Style: bleak, realistic, touching, serious, gloomy ...
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 5.8
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Puberty Blues
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The mating rituals of two teenage surf chicks from the southern suburbs of Sydney.Meet Sue, a teenage Australian girl in the late 70s, whose life mainly consists of doing what everyone else does - watch the surfing boys and have sex with the same ...
Style: semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: coming of age, school, buddies, juvenile delinquency, college, social misfits, suburbs, young lovers, friendship, innocence lost, self discovery, teenage love ...
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 7.3
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Another Year
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
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Style: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: loneliness, friendship, midlife crisis, drinking, marriage, depression, realism, couple relations, funeral, relationships, jealousy, wine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, paris france, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   54%
 
Colour It Yellow
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A young idealistic English filmmaker, Sue, arrives in India to make a film on Indian revolutionaries Bhagat Singh, Chandrashekhar Azad and their contemporaries and their fight for freedom from the British Raj. Owing to a lack of funds, she recruits ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
Drifting Clouds
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, clever, melancholic ...
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System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
The Last of the High Kings
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Ireland, UK
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens
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Time: 90s, year 1977
Place: ireland, europe, new jersey, milwaukee wisconsin, massachusetts ...
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    User:   59%
 
The Adventures of Sebastian Cole
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In June, 1983, in Dutchess County, New York, Sebastian Cole joins his mother, step-father, and sister for dinner. Hank, Sebastian's step-father, drops a bomb: he announces he's changing sexes. Sebastian's sister splits immediately for ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983
Place: england, new york, europe, usa, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   55%
 
Muriel's Wedding
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 106 min.
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    User:   56%
 
Running with Scissors
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Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
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Lapland Odyssey
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Wassup Rockers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 111 min.
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Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   53%
 
 7.0
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Hesher
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: bleak, serious, dark humor, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: depression, death, violence, bullying, death in the family, revenge, storytelling, drugs/alcohol, drinking, life & death, friendship, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
 5.7
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Ellie Parker
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: semi serious, clever, psychological, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nightclub, infidelity, hollywood, actor's life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, gender, friends, sex, audition, liar, cinematographer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.9
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: touching, sentimental, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, aging, cancer, pornography, hospital, drugs/alcohol, women, british, wine, small town, death, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, yorkshire, northern england, europe
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System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
 6.6
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The Boys
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Every Monday night The Boys put on skates and leave their troubled lives behind.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky, harsh ...
Audience: teens
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Place: canada, new jersey, tokyo, quebec
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System:   45%
    User:   53%
 
 7.7
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Birdman or
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and ...
Style: surreal, clever, dark humor, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: superhero, theater, broadway, midlife crisis, alter ego, depression, existentialism, mental illness, surrealism, showbiz, actor's life, actor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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    User:   36%
 
Imaginary Heroes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Matt Travis is good-looking, popular, and his school's best competitive swimmer, so everyone is shocked when he inexplicably commits suicide. As the following year unfolds, each member of his family struggles to recover from the tragedy with ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, gloomy, dark humor ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, suicide, coming of age, depression, marijuana, infidelity, high school, hospital, adultery, drugs, drugs/alcohol, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlanta georgia
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System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
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Meantime
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A working-class family in London's East End is struggling to stay afloat during the recession under Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's premiership. Only the mother Mavis is working; father Frank and the couple's two sons Colin, a ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, gloomy, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: working class, coming of age, single parent, social misfits, friendship, skinhead, parents and children, rich and poor, siblings relations, down on your luck, dysfunctional family, family in crisis ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
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System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
The Chumscrubber
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Chumscrubber is a dark comedy about the lives of people who live in upper-class suburbia. It all begins when Dean Stiffle finds the body of his friend, Troy. He doesn't bother telling any of the adults because he knows they won't care. ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, bleak, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, drug abuse, dysfunctional family, kidnapping, high school, coming of age, teenager, drinking, death, drugs/alcohol, suburban life, rock ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
Lampaansyöjät
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Valtteri and Sepe, two ordinary white-collar guys from southern Finland drive up north to implement a plan they've been hatching for months. Because they simply love the taste of lamb, baked "robber-style" in a hole dug under a ...
Plot: poacher, poaching, based on a novel, female nudity, camping, alcohol, eating, friend, friendship, male bonding, drinking, forest ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   43%
 
 6.6
 20K
Thumbsucker
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Justin, a teenager boy, throws himself and everyone around him into chaos when he attempts to break free from his addiction to his thumb.
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, addiction, drugs, drug addiction, depression, loneliness, youth, teenager, drinking, self discovery, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
Murmur of the Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the end of the first Indochina War, an open-minded teenage boy finds himself between the urge to discover love and the ever-present, dominating affection of his mother.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, reflective, melancholic ...
Plot: incest, coming of age, sexuality, adultery, hotel, self discovery, innocence lost, adolescence, male nudity, brothers, childhood, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1954
Place: france, europe, tokyo, paris france
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System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
Strange Relations
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: semi serious, emotional, realistic, touching, humorous
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Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, usa, new york, liverpool
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System:   41%
    User:   39%
 
The Wedding Waltz
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Viltteri, a balding guy in his thirties living in rural northern Finland, is hopelessly clueless about his new role as a married man and the father of a newborn son. A perfect escape from family responsibilities is having to get his old Hillman Minx ...
Style: road movie, humorous, talky, melancholic, dark humor ...
Plot: road trip, friendship, finnish, gunfight, cult, brutality, life philosophy, greed, spelling bee, sarcasm, drinking, tragedy ...
Place: new jersey, finland, sweden
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System:   41%
    User:   40%
 
10 Items or Less
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An actor who is considering the role of a supermarket manager arrives at a grocery store on the outskirts of Los Angeles to do some field research. He subsequently becomes stranded, without a car or cell phone, and accepts a ride home with Scarlet, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, unlikely friendships, life, friends, on the road, dialogue driven, mentor, hollywood, loneliness, life & death, couples, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, tokyo
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System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
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