Movies like Fresh Air 1999

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Fresh Air (1999)
 5.5
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Fresh Air (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fresh Air, which focuses on ordinary moments of everyday life, is an original hybrid of urban comedy and kitchen-sink drama. It is also a realistic depiction of relationships among lovers, friends, and family in the multi-cultural environment of a big city. The protagonists are three thirty-something housemates with artistic aspirations.
Plot: male female relationship, philosophy, ambition, art school, aspiring musician, anxiety, magazine, commitment
Place: sydney australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and offbeat films with plots about male female relationship, sex, female nudity, magazine, husband wife relationship, love and couples mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Fresh Air: Silent Partner (2001), Dalkeith (2002), The Beggar's Opera (1991), As You Want Me (1997), Feeling Sexy (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
 123
Silent Partner (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two friends train a greyhound together.
Plot: bet, alcoholic, dog, money, partner, gambling, drug use
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Bread Factory Part One: For the Sake of Gold (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After 40 years of running their community arts space The Bread Factory, Dorothea and Greta are suddenly fighting for survival when a pair of celebrity performance artists from China come to Checkford and build an enormous complex down the street, ...
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, entertaining
Audience: family outing
Plot: acting class, abandoned factory, rehearsal, ambition, art school, collaboration, teacher, artists and showbiz, creativity, investor, older actors younger roles, projectionist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.2
 51
Dalkeith (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tells the true story of the residents at Dalkeith Residential Home who sit around every day just waiting to die until staff buy them a greyhound. Naming the dog Dalkeith after the home, they discover she is a phenomenal runner and she is soon ...
Plot: male female relationship, gambling, australian, dog, elderly, old woman, retirement home, old man, lawsuit, bet
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Beggar's Opera (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Unlike any other opera, the so-called Beggar's Opera is not just one composition, but a lineage of adapted compositions, beginning with the original hugely successful 1728 political satire written by Englishman John Gay. Composers and writers ...
Plot: criminal underworld, male female relationship, politics, opera, gang
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.6
 202
As You Want Me (1997)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pasquale is a policeman in Roma. During a roundup he meets Desideria. He/she is a transsexual, living together with other two trans , Gaia and Gioia. But overall Desideria is an old friend of Pasquale, they already been attending the same schools. ...
Plot: male female relationship, friend, prostitution, police, transvestism, cross dressing
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.9
 134
Feeling Sexy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Story: Feeling Sexy is a story about Vicki, a passionate and vivacious artist with a voracious appetite for life and love. When she meets and marries medical student Greg, she feels she has found true happiness, but two kids and hours, weeks, years of ...
Plot: shopping mall, female nudity, sex, pubic hair, cooking, passion, exhaustion, wedding, bathtub, baby, kiss, doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 687
The Love God? (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Abner Peacock's (Knotts) beloved bird-watcher's magazine, "The Peacock," is in financial crisis. Desperate to stay afloat, Abner takes on new partners who have an agenda of the own: to publish a sexy gentleman's magazine. ...
Plot: playboy, magazine, male female relationship, sex, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.7
 537
Konopielka (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaziuk, a stubborn peasant and his pregnant wife live in a backwood village, unaffected by the civilization. The village is once visited by a couple of wanderers, and strange things start to happen afterward. A new schoolteacher is sent to the area. ...
Plot: prophet, civilization, sickle, village, male female relationship, village idiot, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Doing Time for Patsy Cline (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following a passion for country music, Ralph leaves his father’s sheep farm in a remote Australian town, armed with a guitar and a plane ticket to Nashville, Tennessee. He hopes to hitchhike to Sydney Airport where his take-off into a successful ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: artists and showbiz, follow your dream, on the road, love triangle, couples, obsessive quest, musician's life, disorder, partners, teenage life, ambition, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Scopone Game (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An aging American millionairess journeys to Rome each year with her chauffeur George to play the card game scopone with destitute Peppino and his wife Antonia.
Plot: doctor, gambling, poverty, old woman, male female relationship, card game, class differences
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
National Class Category Up to 785 Ccm (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One week in the life of Branimir Mitrovic "Floyd", a young rally driver from the National Class (up to 785 ccm), dreaming of promotion to the higher category. He lives a carefree life of a Belgrade dandy boy, neglecting his girlfriend, ...
Plot: driver, on the run, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, automobile racing, mud, rain, drag racing
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 664
Medicinen (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a middle aged woman tries a new unauthorized medicine, her life changes drastically.
Plot: date, colleague, blackmail, bisexual, ex husband ex wife relationship, magazine, experimental drug, female protagonist, magazine editor
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Coca-Cola Kid (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An eccentric marketing guru visits a Coca-Cola subsidiary in Australia to try and increase market penetration. He finds zero penetration in a valley owned by an old man who makes his own soft drinks, and visits the valley to see why. After "the ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, small town, swimming pool, american abroad, seduction, culture clash, romance, workplace, small town life, couples, society, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, atlanta georgia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 956
Don's Party (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Don's Party stars John Hargreaves as Don Henderson, a schoolteacher living with his wife, Kath (Jeanie Drynan), in 1969. Out of boredom, he invites a small group of friends to celebrate a predicted Australian Labor Party (ALP) election victory, ...
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Plot: politics, friends, infidelity, friendship, party, australian, buddies, dysfunctional family, battle of the sexes, alcohol abuse, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 60s, year 1967, 1960s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Stand Up and Be Counted (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sheila is a newspaper reporter who returns to her home town in order to write an article about the progress of the liberation of the women. Arriving at the town she is very surprised to see that her sister and also her mother agree very much with ...
Plot: newspaper, fashion, research, equality, feminism, magazine, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Her Life as a Man (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: To land a sportswriting job on a national magazine run by a chauvinistic editor, an aspiring female reporter convincingly disguises herself as a man to get the inside story.
Plot: sexism, cross dressing, journalist, wig, employer employee relationship, reporter, transvestite, disguise, crying woman, woman dressed as man, fake beard, transvestism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 701
Playing Solo (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: selfishness, cheating, jealousy, male female relationship, reporter, mother in law, falling in love, retirement home, pregnancy, dementia, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 981
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: realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: coming of age, drug abuse, friendship, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, kids in trouble, friends, life is a bitch, school, college, gang, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Doing Therapy (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: "Doing Therapy" is a lighthearted romantic comedy set in modern-day Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Humorous, silly, and even suspenseful at times, it is a heartwarming tale with the sincerity and simplicity of a black-and-white 1950s melodrama.
Plot: anxiety, panic, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Last Big Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: From a bland tract house on the outskirts of Los Angeles, Simon Geist (with occasional help from his platonic girlfriend Darla) wages war against all of modern American popular culture. Geist starts up a magazine called "The Next Big ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, biting, realistic ...
Plot: magazine, arrogance, model, suburban life, artists and showbiz, cons and scams, celebrity culture, investigation, suburbs, dishonesty, music band, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Stig-Helmer Story (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Stig-Helmer Story is a 2011 Swedish comedy film directed by Lasse Åberg. The film is the sixth in the series about Stig-Helmer Olsson.
Plot: male female relationship, memory, flashback, bully, forbidden love, model train, aging, salvation army, banjo, band, shyness
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 419
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: male female relationship, divorce, flashback, husband wife relationship, marriage, anti war, theatrical troupe, tour, female nudity, women's rights, sex, actress
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 23
Mixing Karma (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Comedy about a Seattle family whose son wants to go into art with encouragement from their Indian neighbors.
Plot: karma, father, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hare krishna, artist, destiny, childhood friends, male female relationship, cultural difference, arranged marriage, interracial love relationship, art
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Tales of Paris (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The omnibus made of four separate romantic playlets, each with its own cast, director, and scenarist. "The Tale of Ella," directed by Jacques Poitrenaud, stars Dany Saval as an ambitious nightclub performer who very nearly messes up her ...
Plot: taxi, sex, film producer, anthology, hollywood, audition, party, actress, male female relationship, marriage, husband wife relationship
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
 1K
Bliss (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An advertising executive dies and goes to hell... except nothing changes. Well, his daughter is buying drugs with sexual favours from her brother, and the number of cancer-causing products is on the increase. But the notes he writes to himself to ...
Style: offbeat, disturbing, realistic, surreal, biting ...
Plot: couple relations, self discovery, drug abuse, afterlife, drug dealing, life is a bitch, suburban life, prostitute, social decay, couples, suburbs, redemption ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 32
The Waiters (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Taylor Starks and his co-workers, all aspiring actors, toil in a Los Angeles restaurant while "waiting" for their big break.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: restaurant, ambition, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, disgruntled worker, dream, actor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 566
Le Grand Chef (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young, incredibly talented chef quits the profession after a contest to head a world-class restaurant ends in tragedy. Retiring to a small rural town with his grandfather, he finds a new and more peaceful existence, working as a farmer and selling ...
Plot: revelation, father figure, cooking competition, ambition, love, contest, family secret, competition, childhood, orphan, chef, poison ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lost and Found (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of relatively young (30-35 years), college-educated, smart, urban people, whose youth was destroyed in the events during the breakup of Yugoslavia, in a late search for their identity.
Style: intellectual
Plot: apathy, female nudity, artist, nihilism, sex scene, woman undressing, haunted by the past, dialogue driven, philosophy, existentialism, thirty something
Place: former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Bride and the Lover (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the story, Vivian is sole heir to a business empire. Sheila is Vivian's friend who is a lifestyle magazine editor. Meanwhile, Philip is the hottest bachelor in town engaged to be wed to Vivian. However, a scandalous revelation tears the ...
Plot: drinking, wedding, bar, car salesman, change, billiards, groom, swimming pool, priest, hospital, mansion, magazine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
All That Jack's (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The staff of elementary school prepare the retirement party for their cleaning woman. The complicated relations within the school will emerge to the surface on the same night.
Plot: jealousy, male female relationship, investigation, hate, education, investigator, housekeeper, immaturity, retirement, school, party, sexual harassment
Place: yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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