Movies like Fast Talking

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Fast Talking (1984)
 6.9
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Fast Talking (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A bright young teenager from a broken home uses his quick wits and glib tongue to get out of trouble - but they also get him into it.
Plot: female underwear, breaking the law, talking in a car, sliding door, parking a car, sprayed with water, trousers, public telephone, public phone, knocking on a window, sexual euphemism, cockatoo, cash register, motorcycle riding, calling someone an idiot, opening a window, looking in a window, two on a motorcycle, file cabinet, teenage son, refrigerator, starting a fire, child swearing, escalator, female teacher ...
Place: australia

Most similar movies to Fast Talking

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about cigarette smoking, night, apology, opening a door, telephone call, telephone and lying on bed mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Fast Talking: The FJ Holden (1977), Nobody Waved Goodbye (1964), Unfinished Business (1984), Annie's Coming Out (1984), The Fourth Wish (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 184
The FJ Holden (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Suburban Australia in the late 70s. It was the era of the drive-in movie, the Chico Roll girl and the beloved FJ Holden. Boasting drunken fist fights, back seat sex, illegal drag racing, a classic Oz rock soundtrack (featuring Ol'55, Skyhooks ...
Style: road movie
Plot: teenage girl, lawn mower, man in bed, parking a car, touching breasts, tattoo on back, drinking and driving, talking in a car, italian abroad, friendship between teens, drinking milk, speeding vehicle ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Nobody Waved Goodbye (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 18 year-old Peter lives with his parents in a middle-class Toronto suburb and rebels constantly against their imposed middle-class goals and conventions and the materialist values they represent. He constantly mocks and belittles his family with his ...
Plot: juvenile delinquent, probation officer, speeding vehicle, breaking the law, talking in a car, parking a car, teenage rebellion, cigarette smoking, singing, rain, young couple, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Unfinished Business (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seventeen year old Izzy Marks lives in Toronto with her divorced mother and finds her life boring and directionless. Meant to be a sequel to Don Owen's acclaimed 1964 film "Nobody Waved Good-bye", "Unfinished Business" ...
Plot: police station, hospital, taxi, old woman, bus driver, film projector, arrest, bridge, rock band, video, city, 17 year old ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Annie's Coming Out (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It tells the story of a young female social worker who begins work at a hospital for retarded children, and discovers that some of the psychological problems attributed to these children are incorrectly diagnosed. Proving this to be the case is ...
Plot: sister sister relationship, brunette, teenage girl, newspaper, girl, courtroom, swimming pool, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, blackboard, nurse, man with glasses, rain ...
Place: melbourne, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Fourth Wish (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The poignant struggle of a man to grant his terminally ill son three wishes - and the obstacles cast in his way of achieving this goal.
Plot: lighting a candle, last wish, brushing hair, working class, orange juice, knocking on a door, ice cream, wife leaves husband, flat, iron, leukemia, medical profession ...
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Wedding in White (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young girl's brother comes home from the army, and brings an army buddy with him. The three of them go out that night to celebrate, and after much drinking has been done, the brother's friend rapes the sister. After the two men have gone ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, pregnancy, rape, teenager, parent child relationship, pregnant, teenage pregnancy, climbing steps, breaking the law, pregnant bride, model ship, parking a car ...
Time: 1940s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.4
 299
Heatwave (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman attempts to stop a redevelopment plot which she thought was the cover-up for fraud and other criminal activity.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, disturbing
Plot: fighting the system, crimes, rivalry, injustice, against the odds, rebellion, society, state affairs, answering machine, beer drinking, fireworks, harbor ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Lies My Father Told Me (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Jewish boy grows up in 1920s Montreal with a grandfather who tells stories and a father who won't work.
Plot: elderly man, door, climbing steps, counting, trousers, man in bed, nursing, historical event, piano playing, tragedy, night, forest ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.3
 675
High Tide (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Story about a backup singer for an Elvis impersonator who re-enters her past when she leaves a tour in a small town and finds her daughter in a mobile home park.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, biting
Plot: redemption, parents and children, small town, down on your luck, small town life, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, family relations, social relations, social misfits, alcohol abuse, family problems ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 204
Monkey Grip (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A frank portrayal of a year in the life of a divorced mother living in Melbourne, trying to cope with her daughter and her own relationship with a drug addict while trying to get into the music business.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy, touching
Plot: single parent, rock, life is a bitch, divorce, divorced mother, love and romance, fall in love, musician's life, human nature, introspection, love affair, addiction ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.7
 540
Split Image (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An impressionable young man finds himself literally enslaved by a modern-day religious cult. In an effort to bring him back to reality, the boy's parents hire a deprogrammer to kidnap him and return him to his family.
Style: spiritual
Plot: photograph, running, rocking chair, flowers, police car, newspaper, gay slur, escape attempt, man with glasses, lie, flashback, promise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Stacy's Knights (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Everyone has a talent, and dreams do come true. Stacy Lancaster has an incredible knack for Blackjack. Once she joins up with daring Will Bonner the two young gamblers are on a non-stop roll. Soon the casino wants to even the odds. How long can ...
Plot: woman driver, parking a car, public telephone, two on a horse, black hair, sliding door, opening a door, finding a dead body, hat, champion, woman crying, stretcher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Middle-aged widow Beatrice Hunsdorfer (Joanne Woodward) and her daughters Ruth (Roberta Wallach) and Matilda (Nell Potts) are struggling to survive in a society they barely understand. Beatrice dreams of opening an elegant tea room but does not have ...
Style: talky, touching, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, redemption, parents and children, coming of age, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, family life, alcohol abuse, teenage life, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: connecticut, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 28
Hard Knocks (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young girl with a background of urban poverty and juvenile crime, attempts to become a fashion model. The hypocrisy and double standards of society are juxtaposed against the confusion and frustration she feels as she struggles to become part of a ...
Plot: cigarette smoking, flashback, photographer, camera
Place: melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Cry in the Dark (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Lindy Chamberlain: During a camping trip to Ayers Rock in outback Australia, she claims she witnessed a dingo taking her baby daughter, Azaria, from the family tent. Azaria's body is never found. After investigations ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, bleak, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, trial, false accusation, injustice, dedicated lawyer, legal action, investigation, murder, grief, jail, nightmare ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ticket to Heaven (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: David is a young man seduced by a religious cult that uses starvation, exhaustion, and brainwashing to mold recruits into money hustling disciples of a messiah-like leader. Chronicles David's chilling transformation into a gaunt, mindless ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: brainwashing, religious cult, cult, clergy, innocence lost, religions or cults, society, human nature, cons and scams, kidnapping, breakup, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Last of the Knucklemen (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the tradition of Sunday Too Far Away, this independent film is based on the classic Australian play by John Power. Pic tells the story of a group of miners living in a camp in outback Australia. They swear, brawl, gamble, and drink heavily. ...
Plot: drinking, drink, boss, alcohol, beer, on the run, gambler, robbery, gambling, violence, prostitute, money ...
Place: south australia, mine, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 293
Brilliant Lies (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Susy Conner accuses former employer, Gary Fitzgerald, of harassment and unfair dismissal for failing to comply with his sexual demands. Relating the incident to conciliation lawyer, Marion Lee, Susy comments that the trauma experienced should ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: feminism, sexual abuse, dedicated lawyer, courtroom, protagonist as suspect, legal action, manipulations, mind game, uncover truth, boss and employee, sexual relations, courtroom drama ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 239
Hotel Sorrento (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Meg, Pippa, and Hillary are sisters who grew up in Sorrento, a small seaside town in Australia. Meg, who has lived in England for 10 years has just written a criticially acclaimed novel which she claims is entirely fictional. The book causes a stir ...
Style: sincere, talky, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: beach, parents and children, siblings relations, sibling relationship, australian, death in the family, dysfunctional family, resort, family gatherings, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, england, europe, usa, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 88
The Handyman (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One of Canada's talented directors, actress Micheline Lanctot expresses an effective, engaging approach in this simple, poignant drama about Armand (Jocelyn Berube), a handyman with one problem romance after another. The quiet Armand settles ...
Plot: woman with glasses, gay, male protagonist, cuckold, city, handyman, toilet, cinema, old woman, wood carving, reading a book, bridge ...
Place: montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Careful, He Might Hear You (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Abandoned by his father after his mother dies, young PS lives in suburban Sydney with his aunt Lila and her husband George. While they lead a modest existence, PS is happy with them. However, his contentment is derailed when Lila's wealthy ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy
Plot: aunt nephew relationship, custody, dysfunctional family, orphan, coming of age, family life, single parent, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences, death in the family ...
Time: 30s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Captain Johnno (1988)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Captain Johnno" is a deaf boy who befriends an Italian fisherman in this Australian made-for-TV family film.
Plot: port, 11 year old, cricket bat, wristwatch, fishing village, opening a door, blonde child, euphemism, lying on bed, looking in a window, looking at picture, hearing ...
Time: 1950s
Place: south australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Goin' Down the Road (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Story of desolation as two friends travel from Nova Scotia to Toronto in hope of finding a better life. Drifting from job to job: bottling plant, car wash, bowling alley, newspaper delivery, and in between enjoying the night life of the big city. ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching ...
Plot: friendship, on the road, friends, snow, waitress, sex, train, bowling alley, pregnancy, small town, hopes, urban ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, nova scotia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.9
 7K
2:37 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A contemporary, ensemble drama telling the complex tale of six high school students whose lives are interwoven with situations that so many of today's youth are faced with. The story takes place during a normal school day. At precisely 2:37 a ...
Style: bleak, psychological, serious, realistic, sincere
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, youth, social relations, teenage love, coming out, suicide, teenager, student, school, rape ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, south australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Sunday Too Far Away (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Friday night he's too tired. Saturday night too drunk.
Style: serious, rough, realistic
Plot: down on your luck, tough heroes, new wave, society, workplace, workplace situations, ambition, unfulfillment, power relations, life is a bitch, friends, unsupportive coworkers ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 90
Dusty (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Plot The eponymous Dusty is an appropriately named dingo, or wild dog. Roaming the fertile fields of Australia, Dusty is captured as a puppy. Though dingoes are normally averse to human companionship, Dusty attaches himself to an old, worn-out ...
Plot: dog, rancher, fence, horse riding, horse, dog movie, animal
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 4K
The North (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Brother and sister Enrique and Rosa flee persecution at home in Guatemala and journey north, through Mexico and on to the United States, with the dream of starting a new life.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: immigrants, village, culture clash, on the road, human nature, parents and children, rich and poor, injustice, hopes, society, family relations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, los angeles, usa, central america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Puzzle of a Downfall Child (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lou Andreas Sand, a once famous model, recalls her past as she tries to make success in the modeling world of New York, her stressfull workdays, her affair with Mark, an advertising executive, her friendship with photographer Aaron, and her downward ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: child molestation, suicide attempt, fashion model, mental breakdown, rape, paranoia, psychiatrist, model, rise and fall, introspection, interview, drug abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, paris france, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Squizzy Taylor (1982)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This Australian crime drama chronicles the life of notorious, keen witted, acid tongued 1920s Melbourne gangster Squizzy Taylor.
Plot: reporter, gangster, police raid, gambling, riding a bicycle, rape, bicycle, newspaper, prostitute, violence, criminal, fence ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s
Place: australia, melbourne
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 135
Levelland (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A coming-of-age drama, with skateboards, set in Texas.
Plot: teenage girl, teenager, infidelity, video camera, musician, band, trophy, female nudity, peeping tom, bare breasts, car accident, loss of father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%