Movies like We Need a Vacation

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We Need a Vacation (2002)
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We Need a Vacation (2002)
Original name: Fais-moi des vacances
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It is the end of the school year for the children of a dormitory town. Most of them leave the place for a vacation with their parents but not Lucien and Adama whose parents can't afford the expense. While the big brothers of the housing estate are busy breaking the law Lulu and Adama manage to sneak into their neighbors' trailer. The two stowaways are elated until they reach their destination: a nudist camp...!
Style: buddy movie
Plot: summer vacation, teenager, dog, animals, school, fight, nudist, friendship, violence, forest, female nudity, family relations, missing child, excavation, missing person, holiday, beach, theft, male nudity, best friend, farm, boy, teenage boy, girl, pizza ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, humorous and semi serious films with plots about friendship, teenage boy, family relations, teenager, coming of age, youth and male nudity mostly in Comedy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like We Need a Vacation: Textiles (2004), That Trip We Took with Dad (2016), A Room for Romeo Brass (1999), Peppermint Soda (1977), The Prince of Pennsylvania (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Textiles (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sophie and Olivier are a young married couple who work in Paris as bakers. Out of the blue, they decide to buy a summer house on the seaside, but without actually seing it. When Sophie, along with her two kids, arrives first on the premices, she ...
Plot: nudist, nudism, nudist camp, sexual promiscuity, nude beach, bakery, family relations, swinger, hairy vagina, male nudity, female nudity, labia ...
Place: mediterranean sea
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100%
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: realistic, captivating, serious, touching, road movie
Plot: road trip, cold war, family relations, father son relationship, fight, brother brother relationship, arrested, politics, doctor, death of father, female director, language barrier ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Room for Romeo Brass (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two twelve-year-old boys, Romeo and Gavin, undergo an extraordinary test of character and friendship when Morell, a naive but eccentric and dangerous stranger, comes between them. Morell befriends with the two boys and later asks them to help him ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, psychological, disturbing
Plot: friendship, working class, dysfunctional family, family relations, friends, family problems, best friends, youth, teenage life, human nature, rejection, interracial friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Peppermint Soda (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the fall of 1963, Anne is becoming a teenager. She lives in Paris with her mother and her older sister, Frédérique. They're just back from summer at the beach with their father. School starts. A turbulent year awaits them both.
Style: realistic, semi serious, contemplative, sincere, touching ...
Plot: school, friendship, high school, coming of age, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, family relations, couples, friends, high school life, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Prince of Pennsylvania (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There's nothing wrong with the Marshetta family that a little felony can't cure. Rupert doesn't want to follow in his father's blue-collar footsteps, so he and his quirky friend kidnap his father for ransom, only nobody wants him ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, touching
Plot: kidnapping, dysfunctional family, missing person, family relations, mine, friends, teenage life, family life, cons and scams, family in crisis, friendship, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Repo (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Leon and TJ are best friends and repo men. After ten years, with a high school reunion looming, Leon wants out of the repo business. TJ has concocted a hair-brained scheme to steal all the cars they've repoed. When the plan fails, it falls ...
Plot: pointing a gun at someone, waitress, crying man, neighbor neighbor relationship, tape recorder, barbecue, stolen money, stolen car, fainting, friend, swindle, friendship between men ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Measure of a Man (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A bullied teen experiences a turning point summer in which he learns to stand up for himself.
Style: captivating, humorous, sincere, light
Plot: teenager, summer vacation, bullying, first love, coming of age, summer job, summer camp, self discovery, society, grownups, family relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hello, Sisters (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Denis spends a holiday at his friend's Marc home. Staying with the family for several days, even though the Chotards have other things in mind than sex, he will have nice encounters with the girl of the house, Marianne, a young maid, and more.
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teenage protagonist, male in bathtub, voyeur, teenage girl, taking off clothes, orgasm, male in shower, tennis, topless woman, taking a shower, female nudity, peeping tom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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An Easy Girl (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Naïma has just turned 16. This summer, she will have to decide what she wants from life if she doesn’t want to miss out. Then her cousin Sofia arrives, with an amazing body and a dangerously seductive lifestyle. Naïma desires only to follow her ...
Style: erotic, realistic, scenic, controversial, melancholic ...
Plot: 16 year old, summer vacation, sea, coming of age, female nudity, older man younger woman sex, seductress, oral sex, teenage girl, seaside, sex scene, skinny dipping ...
Place: french riviera, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Romaine (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: First Adventure: Romaine goes on vacation by herself. Second Adventure: Romaine dones internships. Third Adventure: Romaine loses her memory ... Three stories of a girl without friends, without hope, without desire.
Plot: female director, group shower, female nudity, male nudity, shower, swimming pool, holiday, bra, beach
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Little Brothers (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Talia runs away from home taking her beloved dog with her. When her dog is stolen Talia enlists the help of a gang of boys to help her find her pet.
Style: serious, realistic, rough
Plot: suburbs, gang, friends, family relations, hip hop, urban ghetto life, down on your luck, teenage life, siblings relations, unemployment, self discovery, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 3K
West Is West (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Comedy sequel to "East is East". Manchester, North of England, 1975. The now much diminished, but still claustrophobic and dysfunctional, Khan family continues to struggle for survival. Sajid, the youngest Khan, the runt of the litter, is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, witty, sentimental ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, looking for love, youth, love and romance, family problems, family tradition, siblings relations, teenage life, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: england, pakistan, europe, middle east, manchester england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Back to Burgundy (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jean left his hometown ten years ago. When his father falls ill, he comes back and reunites with his sister Juliette and his brother Jérémie. As seasons go by around their vineyard, they'll have to trust each other again.
Style: psychological, captivating, thought provoking, humorous
Plot: vineyard, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, inheritance, farm, death of father, letter, family relations, reunion, friendship, rivalry, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Acne (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Uruguay, Argentina, Spain, Mexico, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At the age of 13, Rafael Bregman has already lost his virginity, but has never kissed a girl. With his pimple-riddled face, his dysfunctional family, and a lowered self-esteem, getting this much anticipated first kiss proves trickier than expected. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage sexuality, school, prostitute, family relations, teenage boy, society, youth, lifestyle, sexual awakening, disco, tennis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Everything is Free (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Ivan's old college roommate comes to visit him in Columbia, he brings his brother and a whole lot of romantic complications.
Plot: friendship, gay slur, denial, painter, beach, secret love, romance, lgbt, brother, summer romance, summer vacation, pubic hair ...
Place: colombia, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 536
Short Skin (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ever since he was a child, the seventeen-yearold Edoardo has suffered from a malformation of the foreskin that stops him from masturbating and makes him insecure and ill at ease with girls. Shut up in his sexless microcosm, Edoardo reacts with ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, teenage life, misfit, youth, anxiety, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexuality, foreskin, loss of virginity, pressure, uncertainty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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: captivating, touching, serious, humorous, road movie
Plot: road trip, teenage boy, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between boys, false accusation, manipulation, lie, on the run, delusion, arrest, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.7
 665
The Good Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This humorous movie charts the life of a 14-year-old (Tristan) as he deals with some major issues in his life. At the beginning of the movie, he has already decided to dedicate his life to writing and losing his virginity (while his parents are away ...
Style: sexual, touching, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, prostitute, friendship, death in the family, looking for sex, midlife crisis, teenage love, loss of virginity, bittersweet, friends, family relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 4.5
 446
Kick'n Rush (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story revolves around Jakob, Bo and Mikkel - three friends who spend their days lusting over unattainable women and engaging in a variety of illegal activities (i.e. they'll rent a movie and then break into a house to watch it). After ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, family relations, youth, buddies, lifestyle, society, friendship between boys, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 630
Bombay Dreams (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ebba and her friend Camilla go looking for her mother in India.
Plot: adoptive mother, friendship, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, female director, female nudity, adoption, single mother, pubic hair, teenage boy, airport, shower ...
Place: mumbai india, eastern europe, stockholm sweden, sweden, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
You'll Be a Man (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Leo is 10 and wise beyond his years. A solitary dreamer who seeks refuge in books. When the carefree 20-year-old Theo steps into his life, it forces Leo out of his shell. Despite their age difference, the two becomes best friends, helping each other ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: nanny, parents and children, friendship, family relations, friends, youth, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, mental illness, adult child friendship, sick mother, abused child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Last of the High Kings (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Ireland, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It is 1977, Dublin rocks to the music of Thin Lizzy and the world is stunned by the death of Elvis Presley. Frankie, caught between acne and adulthood, has just completed his final exams in school. Convinced he will fail, he survives the summer ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: politics, friendship, coming of age, infidelity, teenage love, self discovery, single parent, misfit, best friends, romance, adolescence vs adulthood, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 70s, year 1977
Place: ireland, europe, massachusetts, milwaukee wisconsin, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
My Life on Planet B (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Neky and Eppo are best friends. They spend their time the best way they know -- watching B-movies and commenting on them for their video blog: Eppo en Neky's Cultcorner. But life as a teenager is far from easy. Especially for Neky, his mother ...
Plot: goth, robot, party, apartment, teenager, punched in the stomach, friendship between boys, father son relationship, boy with glasses, toilet, bully, depression ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Microbe & Gasoline (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two young friends embark on a road trip across France in a vehicle they built themselves.
Style: road movie
Plot: classroom, broken window, depression, teenager, drawing, summer vacation, shaving head, junkyard, iphone, soccer, friendship between boys, vomiting ...
Time: year 2014, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Monsieur Ibrahim (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Monsieur Ibrahim is a story about a young Jewish boy in Paris who meets an old Muslim Turkish grocery store owner. The film touches the themes of friendship and love as the old man is a father figure to the boy as he teaches him of the Koran. The ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: friendship, adoption, muslim, generation gap, koran, family relations, man boy relationship, self discovery, coming of age, teaching the ways of the world, young heroes, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, switzerland, greece, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
1, 2, 3, Freeze (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A provocative, seemingly absurd patchwork movie which sends a worthwhile message about hope against all odds, love, children and human understanding. Schoolgirl Victorine has an insane mother and an alcoholic father who can never find his way home ...
Style: sexual, bleak, stylized, humorous, disturbing ...
Plot: interracial relations, dysfunctional family, daydreamer, couples, family relations, sex addict, loss of partner, strong sexual content, voyeurism, human nature, family in crisis, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Good Kids (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four high school students look to redefine themselves after graduation.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, disturbing, sex comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teen sex comedy, student, party, graduation, teenage boy, friendship, group of friends, friendship between men, sexual humor, point of view, socially awkward, social awkwardness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.5
 933
Identity Card (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Hořká komedie režiséra Ondřeje Trojana Občanský průkaz na motivy stejnojmenné knihy Petra Šabacha sleduje osudy čtveřice dospívajících mladíků, jejich přátel, lásek a rodičů od okamžiku, kdy v patnácti letech dostanou ...
Plot: communism, 15 year old, teenage boy, gym, coming of age, friendship between boys, emigration, gym teacher, group of friends, family relations, teenage protagonist, communist ...
Time: 70s
Place: central europe, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Puberty Blues (1981)
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: teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, drug abuse, friendship, school, adolescence vs adulthood, kids in trouble, friends, couples, family relations, love and romance, lifestyle, college life ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Sicilia! Sicilia! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Giuseppe Tornatore traces three generations of a Sicilian family in in the Sicilian town of Bagheria (known as Baarìa in the local Sicilian dialect), from the 1930s to the 1980s, to tell the story of the loves, dreams and delusions of an unusual ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, social differences, politics, family relations, small town, family life, election, communism, state affairs, injustice, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 50s, 70s, 1930s ...
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%