Movies like Miss Blue Jeans

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Miss Blue Jeans (2012)
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Miss Blue Jeans (2012)
Original name: Miss Farkku-Suomi
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Year 1977. Punk and new wave rock´n roll has arrived to remote Finland and a bleak small town Oulu where increasingly odd-looking youths began to appear in the street with a message. Their rebellion speaks to Välde (17). Välde dreams of joining a rock band and becoming famous. He wants to get drunk for the first time, and to win the love of Pike, the most beautiful girl in the class. When Pike wins the Miss Blue Jeans contest organised by the country´s leading (and only) pop music magazine Suosikki and takes as her boyfriend the bourgeois Henri Hakala, Välde puts all his eggs in one basket. He abandons his former self and begins purposefully constructing a new persona for himself. But everything doesn’t go as Välde wanted … The film is based on a novel by Kauko Röyhkä, an author and indie rock musician.
Style: light, feel good, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: musician, adolescence, teenager, first love, school, outcast, mother son relationship, youth, schoolboy, female nudity, model, rock band, bullying, rock music, teenage girl, single mother, manager, car accident, teenage boy, single parent, coming of age, songwriter, older woman younger man relationship, band
Time: year 1977, 70s
Place: finland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, feel good, humorous and light films with plots about teenager, coming of age, youth, school, teenage life, high school and teenage girl mostly in Comedy, Drama and Music genres. Some movies like Miss Blue Jeans: The Beat Beneath My Feet (2014), Beck (2010), Metal Lords (2022), Born in Heinola (2016), Yesterday (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Beat Beneath My Feet (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
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Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 145 min.
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Metal Lords (2022)
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Duration: 97 min.
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Finland
Duration: 111 min.
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Yesterday (1985)
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Duration: 87 min.
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Story: When Deborah's ex-husband, a popular neomelodic singer, loses his life in a stage dive, Deborah worries for her eleven-year-old son, Ciro, who is exhibiting signs of depression. Searching for a solution, Deborah takes Ciro to see Tommaso, a shy ...
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Angus (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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