Movies like Cha-Cha-Cha

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Cha-Cha-Cha (1982)
 7.0
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Cha-Cha-Cha (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Gruber is a normal 16-year-old growing up in Budapest in 1962, but he has a problem -- how does he get to know the opposite sex? At the Sunday afternoon dance classes the young "ladies and gentlemen" hold each other while dancing, and that makes the lessons worth something. Otherwise, the pianist's attention wanders and the orchestra does not exactly play with a single-minded dedication. In fact, everybody seems to have other things on their minds, except for the enthusiastic dance instructor and his ever-smiling assistant.
Plot: dance school, teenage love, music, pianist, teenager
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: hungary

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Most similar movies to Cha-Cha-Cha

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, semi serious and humorous films with plots about teenager, coming of age, youth, love and romance, teenage love, high school and teenage life mostly in Drama, Comedy and Music genres. Some movies like Cha-Cha-Cha: Aloha Summer (1988), A Very Moral Night (1977), Vagabond (2003), The Year of the First Kiss (2002), Out of It (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 224
Aloha Summer (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's the 60s and a bunch of crazy teenagers meet in the beautiful island of Hawaii during their summer holidays. Although they come from different backgrounds, they hang out together and shake up the island! They surf, dance, drink, fight and ...
Plot: teenager, beach party, summer, surfing, vacation, friendship, kendo, samurai, coming of age
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Very Moral Night (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The theme of the delightful Hungarian fantasy film "A Very Moral Night," made in 1977 and now playing at the Public Theater, could well be innocence, even if the action does take place in a bordello. It is a good bordello, so sweet and ...
Plot: impersonation, doctor, boarding house, scam, one night, brothel madam, medical student, red light, piano, brothel, card playing, piano playing ...
Time: turn of the century
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.3
 41
Vagabond (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Karesz has been raised in an institution, his mother has a new family, and her husband does not tolerate that she meets her first-born son. Karesz tramps, joining up with his casual pals he washes the windscreens of cars, sells newspapers; sometimes ...
Plot: arrested, street urchin, dance school, street kid, music, burglary, dancing, arrest, dance, hungarian, practice, dancer
Place: budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Year of the First Kiss (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 31 year-old Tristan remembers the time when he was 15 and had just hit puberty. But he is not alone in this, he is with a large group of friends: Specki, a fat kid who is always stuffing himself, Streusel, a cheeky boy covered with spots, Tümai, a ...
Plot: lgbt, school, childhood friend, divorced parents, memories, first kiss, death of wife, dance school, party, caught masturbating, coming of age, male nudity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 6.1
 110
Out of It (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An introverted nerd and a dumb, violent jock vie for the attentions of a cheerleader.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rivalry, beach, coming of age, teenager, misfit, high school life, youth, social relations, sport team, friends, power relations, introspection ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Ever-Ready Women (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Seven women are sick of working in poor conditions on a farm. They steal a tractor and go to the city.
Plot: music, assault, female nudity, escape, female protagonist, women
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Toth Family (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Toth family resides in Northern Hungary. The couple has a daughter and a son, the latter a member of the armed forces. When his weary major is ordered to take a vacation, the son talks him into a visit to his family home. Comedy ensues when the ...
Style: dark humor, cult film
Plot: world war two, fascism, oppression, guest, family, military officer, villager
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Oh, Bloody Life (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Hungarian Oh, Bloody Life reflects on the heavy emotional toll taken by the repressive Stalin regime. Dorotya Udvaros plays a young actress from a high-born family. The government bias against persons of wealth threatens to destroy her career ...
Plot: socialism, bathtub, deportation, actress, satire, male nudity, female nudity
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.0
 359
Whooping Cough (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of 10-year-old boy and his family against the backdrop of the bloody events of 1956, in Budapest. Children do not yet understand what is going on, but they're happy because the schools are closed. But gradually, to adults and children ...
Plot: parents, family relations, children, communism, grandmother, child's point of view, revolution
Time: year 1956, 50s, 1950s
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.1
 2K
Black Peter (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Reality movie of a few days in the life of a Czechoslovak teenager when he starts work.
Style: suspense, semi serious, sincere, biting, realistic ...
Plot: youth, family relations, adolescence, parent child relationship, teenage life, bittersweet, new wave, teenage love, dull life, disgruntled, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.3
 7K
Honey 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sequel to the 2003 dance movie Honey. Recently released from juvenile detention, talented dancer Maria Ramirez finds an outlet for her passion with a new dance crew.
Style: touching, feel good, captivating, uplifting, exciting ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: dance school, dancing, dancer's life, music, dance, rivalry, ambition, rise to the top, lifestyle, r&b, fall in love, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.8
 6K
The Witness (1969)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Known as the best satire about communism, banned for over a decade in Hungary. 'The Witness' has become a cult classic, well received by critics and general audiences when it was finally released outside of Hungary. 'The Witness' ...
Style: dark humor, cult film, realistic, biting, suspense ...
Plot: satire, socialism, fascist, political satire, last supper, swimming pool, absurdism, amusement park, cemetery, streetcar, flood, pig ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: hungary, europe, budapest, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 108
Amerikana (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following the Dogma rules does not make this film hard to watch... In the end, it is a great story and shows that Merendino can be a mature filmmaker. It's about two guys a Vespa and a trip from South Dakota to Los Angeles. It's funny, ...
Style: road movie
Plot: music, unhappiness, friendship, road trip, friendship between men, countryside
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
 3K
1945 (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unsettling feeling overwhelms a small Hungarian town when two orthodox Jews arrive with a mysterious trunk. As residents begin to speculate on the purpose of the visit of these two strangers, order starts to crumble in town with some pursuing ...
Plot: holocaust, marriage, horse, guilt, box, post world war two, jewish, suicide, church, cemetery, fire, train ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Time Stands Still (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Budapest high school in the beginning of the 1960s. Dinis suffers the torments of adolescence. His father had to leave Hungary after the uprise in 1956, and since then Dini's mother has had to take care of her two sons on her own. A friend of ...
Style: rough, touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: rebellion, family relations, family problems, teenage life, high school, coming of age, high school life, romance, youth, family life, teenager, socialism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 299
Musical Chairs (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Perrine, a single, slightly awkward musician, loves birthday parties. One day she accidentally causes a man to fall into a skip at the waste disposal centre. When she learns that he´s in a coma, the young woman tries everything to awaken himand ...
Style: tragic
Plot: coma, hospital, violinist, music, singing, sewing machine, accident, trap, dog, boy, lie, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Moscow Square (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 1989 is an important year in the political history of Hungary. However, Petya and his friends couldn't care less. They are about to graduate high school. The only important things to them are the parties, girls, making some easy cash. And of ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: graduation, lifestyle, youth, love and romance, high school, coming of age, teenage love, high school friends, sexuality, party, political unrest, studying ...
Time: 80s
Place: hungary, budapest, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Archie's Final Project (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teen coming-of-age romantic dramedy about a media-obsessed geek and the most beautiful and twisted girl in school.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, media, hopes, obsession, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life, high school life, misfit, introspection, filmmaking, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Breakfast Club (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Five high school students, all different stereotypes, meet in detention, where they pour their hearts out to each other, and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere, talky ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, kids, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, high school, teenager, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, introspection, teachers and students, teenage love, friendship, teenage angst, youth, misfit ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.9
 455
Blurred (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Every year more than 70,000 Australian school leavers head to the beaches of Australia's Gold Coast to celebrate their release from the secondary school system. With a wild mixture of sun, surf and sex, this quintessential Australian tradition ...
Style: road movie
Plot: teenager, road trip, nerd, party, holiday, vacation, beach, limousine driver, woman dressed as man, man dressed as woman
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 722
The In Crowd (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young man of the rock and roll generation is in his senior year of high school. When one day he successfully gets on a popular teen dance television show he becomes a star. The plot follows him as he lives his new life in his new world. What he ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: teenage love, suburbs, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, romance, hopes, music, couples, love and romance, follow your dream, fall in love, performer's life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 9K
Matinee (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A showman introduces a small coastal town to a unique movie experience and capitalises on the Cuban Missile crisis hysteria with a kitschy horror extravaganza combining film effects, stage props and actors in rubber suits in this salute to the ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, nostalgic, affectionate ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: cold war, coming of age, movie theatre, giant, bomb shelter, filmmaking, hysteria, nuclear, americana, youth, teenage life, military ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: florida, cuba, usa, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Edge of Seventeen (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two high school girls are best friends until one dates the other's older brother, who is totally his sister's nemesis.
Style: emotional, sweet, witty, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenager, teen angst, adolescence, teenagers, best friend, high school, loneliness, sibling relationship, teen romance, teacher, friendship, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The World of Henry Orient (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Concert pianist Henry Orient (Peter Sellers) is trying to have an affair with a married woman, Stella Dunnworthy (Paula Prentiss), while two teenage private-school girls, Valerie Boyd (Tippy Walker) and Marian Gilbert (Merrie Spaeth), stalk him and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, womanizer, pianist, unlikely couple, chase, fall in love, chases and races, artists and showbiz, love and romance, mischievous children, romance, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
American Graffiti (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A couple of high school graduates spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college.
Style: humorous, feel good, sincere, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: radio, coming of age, small town, friendship, first love, car race, party, love at first sight, car, teenage love, oldies, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, 70s ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Heart Tremors (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The general practitioner Balla and his wife abandoning her higher education begin their common life in the small mountain village in the hope of quick enrichment and return to the capital. Despite Éva and Emma, the two school mistresses longing for ...
Plot: opera singer, sex scene, ripping clothes, faking illness, attempted rape, clinic, opera, threat, female nudity, heavy rain, attempted seduction, countryside ...
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.5
 812
Father (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The beginning shows Hungary devastated by the war and the postwar reconstruction with its communist government. Our hero (played first by Dániel Erdély and later, as a young man, by András Bálint) is clearly determined to find out what he can ...
Plot: single mother, elementary school, 12 year old, communism, partisan, boy, post world war two, teenager
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Never On A Sunday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Julio Salas dies after a long illness, but it is Sunday and due to financial difficulties, his family is forced to contract the services of a modest funeral home, whose owner having taken charge of the corpse, sells it to the University. The nephew ...
Plot: corpse, uncle, drugs, coffin, grave robbing, teenage love, troubled teen, cremation
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Picture Show Man (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man, his son and a piano player travel around Australia showing the first silent movies
Plot: pianist, male nudity, film projector, cinema, rivals, rival
Time: 1920s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 883
The Teacher (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Teacher in the most prestigious highschool in the country, François enjoys the life he’s always known, in the intellectual and bourgeois society of Paris. Trapped in a situation where he’s forced to accept a job in a school of a tough ...
Style: sincere, captivating, humorous, touching
Plot: teacher, literature, classroom, school, teacher student relationship, teenage love, teenage boy, school principal, student, teaching the ways of the world, kiss, party ...
Place: paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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