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Zoufalci (2009)
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Zoufalci (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thirtysomethings Linda, Radim, Tonda, Otakar, Dagmara and Silvie have been friends since they met as teenagers. All of them arrived in the big city, Prague, from their small home town. The euphoric dreams each had for themselves have not materialized and they are all starting to feel trapped in different ways. They all seem to know one thing: what they don't want in life. At a party back in their home town they reminisce over one of their early dreams: to buy a farm, live together and, most importantly, have fun with their lives. In the weeks that follow, each of them is faced with a crisis that brings this old dream into sharper, more sober focus. Can they make it a working reality? Do they really want to?
Plot: female director, gay, coming out, loneliness, sex scene, poet, jealousy, taxi, classmate, obsessive compulsive disorder, funeral, death of father, thirty something, husband wife relationship, loss of father, gay stereotype, lifestyle change, change in lifestyle

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, touching, realistic and road movie films with plots about female director, husband wife relationship, loneliness, gay, mother daughter relationship, sex scene and mother son relationship mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Zoufalci: Some Secrets (2002), The Hannas (2016), Dodgeball (2015), 4th Man Out (2015), The Breakup Girl (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Some Secrets (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ovdovělá matka, dvě dospělé, tápající dcery, snad až příliš hodný zeť, temperamentní babička a malý vnuk - tihle všichni se nasoukají do dvou aut a vyrazí z Rakovníka na Slovensko, aby vyhověli otcovu poslednímu přání. ...
Style: road movie
Plot: female director, pregnancy, last wish, urn, sister sister relationship, road trip, priest, man wrapped in a towel, bossy woman, car trip, czech abroad, loss of grandmother ...
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95%
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The Hannas (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Hans and Anna – together they make the Hannas: A hefty couple who love to cook. They meet sisters Kim and Nicola, both anorexic and excitingly different. Opposites attract, however, and anything goes, so the Hannas each wind up having an affair ...
Plot: opposites attract, female director, massage, torture, beating, therapy, butt naked, bed, sex scene, jealousy, infidelity
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78%
 3.9
 112
Dodgeball (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Story: An adaptation of a best-selling novel by Michal Viewegh is a comedy about friendship, fateful loves, beauty and ugliness, alcohol, and the search for human happiness. The plot revolves around three friends - Jeff, Skippy and Tom - whose ups and ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: high school reunion, friendship, teacher student relationship, classmate, classmates, love, pregnancy, cemetery, group of friends, pub, erotic fantasy, newborn ...
Time: year 1989, 80s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.7
 9K
4th Man Out (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Adam is your average working-class guy living in small-town America. He's an auto mechanic who spends his free time with his tight-knit band of bros, Chris, Nick and Ortu, with whom he does everything—poker, video games, shooting hoops, ...
Style: talky, light, realistic, touching, romantic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gay, coming out, friendship, dating, relationships, prejudice, women, fall in love, loneliness, family, happy ending, gay slur ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Breakup Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three estranged sisters deal with the death of their father.
Plot: sister, female director, death of father
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Wives - Ten Years After (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ten years have passed since our three heroines' first outing in 1975. Now the women meet at yet another class reunion. Not surprisingly, they are still unwilling to call it a night after the party is over. Husbands and children must celebrate ...
Plot: female director, weekend, husband wife relationship, party, city, drunkenness, urban setting
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Almost Adults (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Follows two best friends in their final year of college while they transition into adulthood. One embraces her sexuality and tries to catch up on everything she has missed during her teenage years, while the other ends a long term relationship with ...
Style: sweet, funny, humorous, romantic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, coming out, lgbt, friendship, breakup, roommate, gay, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, break-up, brawl, parents and children, female friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Happy as One (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Drama "in the improvisational style of Andreas Dresen or Mike Leigh" about three drifted apart sisters (Meret Becker, Stephanie Stappenbeck and Heidrun Bartholomäus) finding back together after the death of their mother.
Plot: female director, improv, jealousy, teenage girl, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, fired from the job, beer drinking, pot smoking, loss of job, loneliness, cigarette smoking ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 255
Floating Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An aging Hong Kong couple move to Australia with their two youngest sons. They stay with a daughter who has already begun a successful career. Meanwhile their eldest daughter lives in Germany and their eldest son remains in Hong Kong. The film ...
Plot: miscarriage, depression, female director, generation, mother daughter relationship, australian, love, father daughter relationship, multiculturalism, loneliness, isolation, family relations ...
Place: hong kong, sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 51
Family (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After suffering with the dire consequences of being in the closet, a group of lesbian friends forge a pact to deal with the dire consequences of coming out.
Plot: coming of age, female director, gay, lesbian, african american, coming out, gay romance, gay relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Summer Side (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Comedy about a family of Gran Canaria island that shown in a "situation totally on edge" and reflects the way to be the canaries, as its author.
Plot: female director, humble, lgbt, gay interest, gambling, infidelity, gay, gay slur, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Intervention (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A weekend getaway for four couples takes a sharp turn when one of the couples discovers the entire trip was orchestrated to host an intervention on their marriage.
Plot: lesbian couple, lesbian, weekend, female director, marriage crisis, intervention, fleeing, trip, lesbian seduction, bisexual woman, lesbianism, group of friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.3
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Replacing Dad (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Linda and George live in a small town. He is the school principal. They are about to celebrate their 16th anniversary. She catches him with her daughter's young teacher, and has to deal with the kids, the town and her love to him.
Plot: female director, husband wife relationship, divorce, school, family relations, child, mother, father, affair
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Rattle of a Simple Man (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Percy Winthram is a naive young man who still lives at home with his mum. In London for the Cup Final with his friends, he finds himself in a Soho strip club, where he meets blonde hostess Cyrenne. Accepting a bet from friend Ginger, he accompanies ...
Plot: female director, naivete, loneliness, shyness, prostitute, repression, child molestation, brother sister relationship, italian restaurant, wager
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.0
 49
Suzie (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie, a 58 year old depressed taxi driver on the night shift. On Halloween, she finds a 10 year old autistic boy in the back seat of her taxi with 50$ and an address. As Suzie arrived at the father's address, she realizes the mess this family ...
Plot: taxi, depression, loneliness, parenting, autism, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
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Delight (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The film's main theme is obsession. An obsession with love, with art, originality, copying, with success, money and... with oneself. Sooner or later, if we lose our rational upper hand over it and let ourselves be dragged down by it, every ...
Plot: text messaging, sms, art, female director, obsession, female protagonist, cross dressing, death, transvestite, sex, twin, text message ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 172
Ene bene (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Alice Nellis's small-scale debut tragicomedy spotlights small-town elections. The protagonist, a university student name Jana (Theodora Remundová) who is trying to solve a troubled relationship with a married man, takes her mother's ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, riding a bicycle, death of father, small town, father daughter relationship, phone booth, bus, teacher, listening to music, barking dog, secret ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 415
Traps (1998)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After two troubled but powerful men rape a young hitchhiker who happens to be a vet, she drugs them and remove their testicles.
Plot: female director, workout, male nudity, millionaire, hospital, male chauvinism, nudity (full frontal - brief), hitchhiker, castration, male objectification, doctor, party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 2K
Holy Mess (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A comedy about the new alternative family and how different family situations and relationships come to a head during the premier family weekend.
Style: lgbt cinema
Plot: christmas, dysfunctional family, gay, family dinner, female director, lgbt, grandmother grandson relationship, birth, gay father, gay couple, father son relationship, family secret ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Girls (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A theater company rehearses Aristophanes play "Lysistrata" in which the Athenian women revolt to force the men to suspend the war and make peace. The three leading female actresses, Liz, Marianne and Gunilla, all live in humiliating ...
Plot: female director, anti war, tour, nudity (full frontal - brief), theatrical troupe, flashback, divorce, marriage, husband wife relationship, sex, women's rights, female nudity ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 155
Mixing Nia (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ad agency copywriter, ordered to push a new brand of beer to black ghetto kids, resigns from her job and goes searching for her racial identity.
Plot: female director, biracial, interracial sex, passion, vegetarian, affair, exploring sexuality, interracial relations, jealousy, sexual exploration, lust, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.7
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Kapoor & Sons (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A story revolving around a dysfunctional family of two brothers who visit their parents and grandfather in Coonoor, and end up falling for the same woman.
Plot: loneliness, coming out, parent child relationship, writers, old age, coming of age, closeted homosexual, sibling rivalry, ensemble, death, kiss, grandfather grandson relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Farewell My Darling (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When old Mr. Park dies, his first son Chan-Wu, a film director, and his troublesome daughter Mi-Seon hurriedly come back to their rural hometown, and third son Chan-Se comes back to Korea from America. As the quiet country village gets busy ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, countryside, satire, mourning, autobiography, fight, widow, coffee, village, tradition, waitress, getting home ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 27K
Another Year (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Mike Leigh’s much praised 2010 tragicomical drama. During a year, a very content couple approaching retirement are visited by friends and family less happy with their lives.
Style: psychological, emotional, touching, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: loneliness, jealousy, funeral, friendship, midlife crisis, suffering, desperation, family life, everyday life, unrequited love, dysfunctional character, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, ireland, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 47
Elle (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Bulgaria, Chile, Switzerland, Portugal
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a neurotic bachelor who, after marrying a beautiful woman, submits her to increasingly deranged accusations of infidelity and pleas for forgiveness.
Plot: female director, marriage, husband wife relationship, paranoia, jealousy, mansion
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Friedliche Zeiten (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Plot: hysteria, infidelity, sibling relationship, cowardliness, female director, underdog, brother brother relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family life, adultery ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: east germany, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 47
Perfection (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kristabelle, still living with her Mother cuts herself to feel alive. Her Mother, addicted to plastic surgery also cuts herself trying to maintain her youth. Through the help of a pot smoking young lover, a newly sober British stand up comic and ...
Plot: female director, cutting, plastic surgery, cut, mother daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Divine Order (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nora is a young housewife and mother, living in a quaint little village with her husband and their two sons. The Swiss countryside is untouched by the major social upheavals the movement of 1968 has brought about. Nora’s life is not affected ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, light
Plot: women's rights, politics, voting, feminism, husband wife relationship, countryside, village, women, society, fighting the system, husband wife estrangement, female director ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: switzerland, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Born Into Sh*t (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Son Tomás Vohnout is a 13-year-old kid who's got a girlfriend named Madonna. While on a date together, he spots his father through the plate-glass windows of a café sitting with a gay man. Tomás is worried that homosexuality may be ...
Style: cult film
Plot: bedroom, television, flash forward, dysfunctional family, loyalty, masked man, shopping mall, assassin, execution, homosexual, silencer, multiple storylines ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Cowboys & Angels (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, Germany, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The story concerns a hapless civil servant who gets more than he bargained for when he moves into an apartment with a gay fashion student and finds himself on the catwalk. The film sets out to explore the difficulties for young people in keeping ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: gay, fashion, culture clash, youth, odd couple, society, roommate, apartment, student, cliche, angel, fairy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%