Movies like The Frozen Heart

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The Frozen Heart (1980)
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The Frozen Heart (1980)
Original name: Das gefrorene Herz
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria, Switzerland, West Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tramp tries to trick the community into paying for the funeral of his fellow tramp who was found frozen to death.
Plot: village, prostitute, winter, cheating, drifter, fool, satire, corpse, hypocrisy, village idiot, mountain village
Place: switzerland, swiss alps

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Most similar movies to The Frozen Heart

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and witty films with plots about satire, village, female nudity, prostitute, countryside, husband wife relationship and society mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like The Frozen Heart: Konopielka (1982), Frozen Stiff (2002), Hyenas (1992), The Divine Order (2017), God's Thunder (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: countryside, village idiot, male female relationship, sickle, female nudity, civilization, village, prophet
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95%
 8.4
 8K
Frozen Stiff (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The basic plot revolves around drug dealer Limeni (Tin Man) who is said to have no heart, and two men, Lemi and Kiza, who are trying to transport their dead grandfather for burial, until their car breaks down and they end up struggling to get him ...
Plot: corpse, truck, refrigerator, smuggling, brother, train, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.5
 848
Hyenas (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Senegal, UK, Netherlands, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After being kicked out of her African village three decades earlier for getting pregnant out of wedlock, Linguere (Ami Diakhate) has returned home. While Linguere has done well for herself, her home village has fallen on hard economic times. Intent ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, suspense, biting ...
Plot: african, satire, politics, betrayal, social relations, injustice, materialism, couples, vengeance, village life, village, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: senegal, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: captivating, light, humorous, sincere
Plot: women's rights, politics, feminism, husband wife relationship, voting, village, countryside, women, society, fighting the system, female director, husband wife estrangement ...
Time: 70s, year 1971, 20th century
Place: switzerland, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 6.5
 286
God's Thunder (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Brassac (Jean Gabin) is a drunken veterinarian who can't resist bringing home stray animals and humans. Lilli Palmer plays his long-suffering wife Marie. When he brings home the prostitute Simone (Michele Mercier), Brassac is not sure he is ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous, sexual
Plot: estate, prostitute, love and romance, alcohol abuse, couples, animal life
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Beware of a Holy Whore (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tensions between members of a film crew build while they wait for the arrival of the director and star to arrive on location.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, hotel, filmmaking, gender bending, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, transsexual, gays and lesbians, village, showbiz, destructive relationship ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Panchathantiram (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Ram is a playboy pilot. His marriage to Mythili disintegrates after a series of misunderstandings. To cheer him up, his buddies arrange for a steamy evening with a prostitute Maggie, but things go wrong and the men are stuck with a dead body and a ...
Plot: friend, murder, airplane hijack, pilot, dysfunctional marriage, womanizer, faked death, marriage, prostitute, misunderstanding, airplane, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
100 Years of Adolf Hitler (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The last hours in the lives of Hitler and his associates.
Plot: satire, bunker, hitler
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Tree Without Roots (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this tragic-comic study of religious hypocrisy, a disreputable cleric convinces villagers that their community is home to a famous holyman's grave.
Plot: religious hypocrisy, hypocrisy, grief, scam, peasant, husband wife relationship, hoax, grave, tradition, beggar, pilgrim, henchman ...
Place: bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Back to the USSR (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A film by Jari Halonen
Plot: execution, suicide attempt, village, divorce, lenin, countryside, ham radio, village idiot, revolution, vampire, communism, robbery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Priest's Children (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Don Fabijan is a young priest who comes to serve on an unnamed small island in the Adriatic. In order to help increase birth rate on the island, he decides to pierce condoms before they are sold. He therefore teams up with the newsagent Petar and ...
Style: humorous, biting, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: satire, pregnancy, priest, condom, dishonesty, sexual content, religions or cults, social relations, disorder, clergy, society, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Smoking/No Smoking (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 298 min.
Story: "Smoking" and "No Smoking" are two segments of the film which are based on closely connected plays. The original plays covered eight separate stories, which have been pared down to three each for these movies. At a certain point ...
Style: clever, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couples, satire, village, human nature, infidelity, couple relations, destiny, road not taken, relationships, multiple storylines ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Voice of the Moon (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Returning to themes he first explored in La strada (1954), Fellini crafts a parable on the whisperings of the soul that only madmen and vagabonds are capable of hearing. The odd couple, Ivo Salvini (Benigni), a fake inspector of wells, and Gonnella ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, surreal
Plot: moon, fool, music teacher, journalist, cemetery, surrealism, rooftop, tourist, village life, village, love and romance, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came? (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A rivalry is brewing between the soldiers at an otherwise tranquil Army base and the civilians of a nearby Southern town. With good intentions, Col. Flanders tries to keep the piece and uses Brian Keith to work community relations. However, peace is ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: military base, small town, satire, soldier, arrest, dance, sergeant, tank, dancing, militia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Captain Pantoja and the Special Services (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Peru, Spain
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The Peruvian army captain Pantaleon Pantoja, a very serious and efficient officer, is chosen by his superiors to set up a special service of 'visitors' to satisfy the sexual needs of the soldiers posted on remote jungle outposts.
Style: sexual, witty, humorous, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity, satire, silly humor, farce, military life, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, love and romance, soldier ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: orphan, husband wife relationship, village, family relations, getting home, autobiography, countryside, satire, mourning, tradition, cafe, korean ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Katha Parayumbol (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: the film is about how a barber's life is turned upside down when a film unit comes to the village for a shoot, and the news spreads that superstar Ashok Raj (Mammootty) is the barber's childhood friend. The script also by Srinivasan is so ...
Plot: hairdresser, village, family, movie business, old friend, school, movie star, barbershop, superstar, childhood friend, rich, struggle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The socialist mayor of a small village in France dreams of building an arts center but he runs up against some opposition.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, couples, social relations, small town, small town life, society, politics, opposites attract, cow, farm, writing, architect ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Drop Dead Gorgeous (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring model, Cynthia, becomes the focus of a documentary when she is chosen as the face for the world's biggest fashion designer, Claudio. Cynthia accidentally overdoses and with deadlines looming they decide to use her corpse to continue ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, captivating, realistic
Plot: fashion, dishonesty, cons and scams, fashion industry, nudity (full frontal - brief), photographer, corpse, drug overdose, death, satire, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Finding Camille (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When dutiful and loyal Camille decides to go on a road trip down memory lane with her Alzheimer's suffering father, she must learn to let her father go or risk losing her own chance at a life and happiness.
Style: road movie, romantic
Plot: alzheimer's disease, female director, family relations, cello, on the road, trailer home
Place: italy, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 147
Brak (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 86 min.
Style: dark humor
Plot: female nudity, corpse, couch, swimming pool, slacker, male objectification, teen angst, prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, man in underwear, landlady tenant relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Naked Ape (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Somewhat based on Desmond Morris's fascinating book of pop anthropology, this partially animated satirical docudrama produced by Playboy Magazine publisher Hugh Hefner, traces the evolution of human kind and offers insight into the reasons why ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: satire, vietnam war, anthropology, sexuality, college student, cult, female nudity, male nudity, evolution
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gone Are the Days! (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young, idealistic man returns home to the plantation where he grew up in servitude. With him, he brings his fiance, Lutiebelle, in hopes of convincing the plantation owner that she is really his cousin in order to secure the family inheritance. To ...
Plot: sheriff, plantation, impersonation, stroke, satire, cheating, preacher, racism, servant, deputy, maid, farce ...
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.1
 518
Leo the Last (1970)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Prince Leo, last in the line of rulers of a long-deposed monarchy on continental Europe and jaded with the frenetic search for kicks with the European jet-set, returns to his father's London town house for rest.
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, culture clash, prostitute, society, life is a bitch, misfit, urban ghetto life, fish out of water, down on your luck, social decay, graphic violence, injustice ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Bread and Chocolate (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Italian immigrant tries to become a member of Swiss society but fails as a waiter and even as a chicken plucker. He then becomes involved with shady wealthy character and tries to hide his Italian identity. He refuses to give up no matter how awful ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, reflective, melancholic ...
Plot: immigrants, bittersweet, culture clash, disorder, rich and poor, down on your luck, human nature, fish out of water, unemployment, friends, snobbism, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: switzerland, europe, italy, australia, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Body of the Stick (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ulderico Quario hires as servant a very beautiful young woman Teresa. Ulderico decides to proceed like a new Pygmalion and he sets about teaching her the art of seductions. But Teresa together with Cecchina start using these newfound skills to ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: inheritance, prostitute, female nudity, lesbianism, obsession, seduction, lesbian, bathtub
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Learn How to Read and Write, Son (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The most important political, post-military junta satire about the nation, the religion, the education, the family.
Plot: student, teacher student relationship, celebration, generation gap, satire, graduate, village life, oppression, passenger, judge, memorial, classroom ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, hellas, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.6
 670
Mandi (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: This classic film is based on a classic Urdu short story 'Aanandi' by Pakistani writer Ghulam Abbas. It deals with a brothel at the heart of a city, in an area that some politicians want for its prime locality. They rally up against the ...
Plot: mute, brothel, small town, prostitute, infatuation, virgin, prostitution, builder, grief, meeting, woman in labor, construction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Buried on Sunday (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Angry island fishermen declare independence and use a Soviet nuclear submarine to get Ottawa's attention.
Plot: nuclear, village, submarine
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 94K
To Return (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) works and lives Madrid with her husband Paco and daughter Paula. Her sister Sole (Lola Dueñas) lives nearby and they both miss their mother Irene (Carmen Maura), who died several years ago in a house fire along with their ...
Style: twists and turns, emotional, humorous, psychological, touching ...
Plot: loneliness, death, secret, village, family relations, ghost, haunted by the past, parents and children, life is a bitch, women, uncover truth, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, europe, houston texas, venezuela ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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