Movies like Sixpack

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Sixpack (2011)
 5.4
 1K
Sixpack (2011)
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: cat, friendship, summer, alcohol, drunkard, laziness, unemployment, working class, adulthood, aging, loan, generation gap, money problems, drinking alcohol, beer, friend, drinking, cigarette smoking, rain, drunkenness, police, drugs, fight, police officer, shoplifting ...
Place: helsinki finland

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Most similar movies to Sixpack

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about friendship, drinking, friend, bar, friends, alcohol and life philosophy mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Sixpack: Hustlers (2010), Plainlands (1988), Lampaansyöjät (1972), Ripa Hits the Skids (1993), The Liar (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
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Hustlers (2010)
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: weatherman, young adult, male nudity, balloon, roommate, drinking alcohol, marriage, bar, friend, friendship, love, falling in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.2
 604
Plainlands (1988)
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 ...
Plot: drunk, submachine gun, finnish, cigarette smoking, death of father, death, brother brother relationship, neighbor, police, drunkenness, dying, drink ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Lampaansyöjät (1972)
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: lamb, manhood, male friendship, sheep, landscape, autumn, lapland, countryside, summer, buddy, tourist, drinking ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Ripa Hits the Skids (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A film by Christian Linblad.
Plot: debt, sex, film producer, prostitute, father son relationship, alcohol, female nudity, shot to death, pornography, filmmaker, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 7.1
 479
The Liar (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland, West Germany
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Talkative, hyperactive young drifter Ville Alfa goes around Helsinki, basically trying to borrow money from friends and strangers by means of an incessant delivery of quirky and snappy quasi-intellectual lines and fabricated excuses.
Style: student film
Plot: bum, loan, money problems, beer, student, liar, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, friendship, bar, restaurant, lie ...
Place: helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Drifting Clouds (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tram driver Lauri looses his job. Shortly later, the restaurant where his wife Ilona works as a headwaitress is closed. Too proud, to receive money from the social welfare system, they hardly try to find new jobs. But they are completely unlucky and ...
Style: realistic, touching, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: unemployment, restaurant, waitress, society, couple relations, down on your luck, wife husband relationship, life is a bitch, couples, alcohol abuse, death in the family, cooking and food ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, finland, spain, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Wedding Waltz (1988)
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: pregnancy, childbirth, road trip, alcoholic drink, car breakdown, wedding party, friendship, bachelor, fatherhood, delivery, birth, manhood ...
Place: finland, sweden, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Castle of Cloads (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Teenager Erik returns from Paris to Finland in a rowboat and is accosted by a gang of youths in the countryside. He walks to Helsinki, returns to his parents' home and his old high school filled with angry radical teens who, typically for the ...
Plot: communist, society, schoolboy, rebellion, social criticism, generation gap, meeting, communism, rebel, protest, idealist, idealism ...
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Other Side of Hope (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A restaurateur befriends a Syrian refugee who has recently arrived in Finland.
Plot: restaurant, dog, bar, drinking alcohol, beer, punched in the face, gambling, stabbed in the stomach, cigarette smoking, police, shower, singing ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 3K
Meantime (1983)
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, skinhead, friendship, unemployment, coming of age, single parent, sibling relationship, social misfits, parents and children, rich and poor, siblings relations, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 29K
The Big Chill (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kevin Kline and Glenn Close star as Harold and Sarah Cooper, a couple whose marital troubles are put on hold while they host an unhappy reunion of former college pals gathered for the funeral of one of their own, a suicide victim named Alex. As the ...
Style: clever, realistic, talky, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, regret, suicide, midlife crisis, funeral, reunion, yuppie, generation gap, cocaine, drugs/alcohol, best friends, introspection ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 4K
The Van (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in "Barrytown", a fictitious working-class quarter of Dublin. "Bimbo" Reeves gets laid off from his job. With his redundancy, he buys a van and sells fish and chips with his buddy Larry. Due to Ireland's surprising ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: unemployment, friendship, soccer, van, working class, buddies, suburbs, single parent, male friendship, human nature, parents and children, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.8
 35K
Withnail & I (1987)
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 ...
Style: talky, dark humor, clever, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, friendship, gay, english countryside, cottage, cafe, strangulation, cigar smoking, money, darkness, poverty, actor ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: england, london, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mondays in the Sun (2002)
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 ...
Plot: friendship, friends, working class, bar, ship, shipyard, unemployment, small town, job seeking, self esteem, down on your luck, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: spain, australia, seaport, europe, galicia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, emotional, road movie ...
Plot: friendship, soccer, buddies, farewell, intensive care, urban, working class, friends, romance, best friends, city life, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s
Place: hamburg germany, europe, germany, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 2K
Ganes (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Finland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Remu grew up in modest conditions. He dropped out from schoold during his teen age years and is making career as a small time criminal. His family's destiny is about to come true, and it's going to be the usual: jail, alcoholism and ...
Plot: rock band, rock musician, fortune telling, recording session, guitarist, drummer, juvenile delinquent, rock star, alcoholic father, gypsy, fortune teller, rock music ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Three smalltown friends looking to leave their troubles behind come up with a robbery scheme to fund their trip to the big city. But as their plan goes awry and the authorities become involved, they are left with no other alternative but to take ...
Plot: face mask, obscene finger gesture, armed robbery, trailer home, stakeout, car trouble, grandmother grandson relationship, pay phone, lollipop, robbery, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 694
Summertime (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 25-year-old Iiris and Karoliina have been best friends since childhood. Karoliina has been travelling and living abroad for some years now, but is coming back home for the summer as Karoliina has gotten them a job as waitresses in Hanko, the best ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: summer, beach, holiday, romance, summer job, seaside town, married man, masquerade, pregnancy test, partying, villa, beach house ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Last Night at the Alamo (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The events on the last night in the existence of a little suburban Houston pub. It has to be closed down for development reasons but one of the regular customers, Cowboy, seems to have friends in high places.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: friendship, bar, friends, nightlife, working class, against the odds, lifestyle, college roommate, cowboy hat, husband wife relationship, drink, telephone call ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Everything Must Go (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When an alcoholic relapses, causing him to lose his wife and his job, he holds a yard sale on his front lawn in an attempt to start over. A new neighbor might be the key to his return to form.
Style: realistic, gloomy, semi serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: salesman, friendship, beer, unemployment, starting over, addiction, playboy, alcohol, alcohol abuse, suburbs, midlife crisis, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 58K
Wonder Boys (2000)
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: marijuana, professor, midlife crisis, dog, adultery, college, coming of age, robbery, police, party, university, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 90K
The Full Monty (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sheffield, England. Gaz, a jobless steelworker in need of quick cash persuades his mates to bare it all in a one-night-only strip show.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: unemployment, suicide attempt, working class, male stripper, repossession, striptease, police, job interview, gay relationship, friendship, rehearsal, audition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Gloriously Wasted (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Juha Berg is a 30-year-old hopeless drunk in the Kallio neighborhood of Helsinki. Juha doesn't have the first intention of changing his way of life - just the opposite. He really enjoys sundry sexual relationships, adrenalin-inducing violence ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: starting over, love and romance, best friends, alcohol abuse, fall in love, hopes, friends, drunkard, drunk, falling in love, alcoholics anonymous, police officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Land of Happiness (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nostalgic comedy set in the early 1960s, when the tango was all the rage. The "prodigal son" Tenho returns from his unlucky adventures in the city back to his parents' farm. Tenho becomes the laughing stock of local men until he ...
Plot: preacher, sex scene, bully, farm, city country contrast, illness, farmer, barn, hay, dance hall, homecoming, laziness ...
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 9
The Roomies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An under-employed and over-indulgent misfit aims to turn his life around through sobriety and religion while moving into the least supportive environment for either: an apartment with his old high school friends and indie band The Entropy All-Stars.
Plot: brother sister relationship, best friend, immaturity, sarcasm, church, drug dealer, pacific northwest, rock band, drawing, music store, religion, christianity ...
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 1K
The Storage (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Antero Rousku is a storeman in a paint store. His job requires raw muscle power, mixing paints and carrying house repair materials around to earn his daily bread. But the basic salary is not enough for Rousku. He also sells a lot of stuff on the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sexy ...
Plot: working class, blackmail, unwanted pregnancy, workplace, pregnancy, sexual relations, store, workplace romance, theft, workplace situations, suburbs, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Painting Sellers (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 58 min.
Story: A film by Juho Kuosmanen.
Style: road movie
Plot: money problems, middle aged woman, lower class, military service, salesman, karaoke, winter, stepfather, driver, youth, darkness, new year's eve ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 12K
Trees Lounge (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tommy has lost his job, his love and his life. He lives in a small apartment above the Trees Lounge, a bar which he frequents along with a few other regulars without lives. He gets a job driving an ice cream truck and ends up getting involved with ...
Style: talky, gloomy, semi serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: bar, drinking, small town, social misfits, alcohol abuse, misfit, society, life is a bitch, human nature, self discovery, down on your luck, unemployment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, recovery, marathon, family, barefoot male, therapy, male friendship, drunken man, wet clothes, drinking from the bottle, drinking wine, drinking from a bottle ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
 87K
St. Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, dramatic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, coming of age, divorce, neighbor, youth, friends, parents and children, family relations, drinking, bullying, gambling, parents separation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1946
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%