Movies like Pizzicata

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Pizzicata (1996)
 7.2
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Pizzicata (1996)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1943, an Italian American fighter pilot is hidden for his own safety in an olive farm in Salento, Italy. He begins to fall in love with the farmer's daughter and starts to understand the culture of his new home through its traditional dance, the pizzicata.
Plot: dancing, family relations, love triangle, dancer, peasant, father daughter relationship, tarantula, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, countryside, widower, possession
Time: year 1943

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and romantic films with plots about dancing, dancer, family relations, father daughter relationship, dance, romance and love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Pizzicata: StreetDance 2 (2012), The Way She Moves (2001), Love & Dance (2006), Out of Step (2002), Dirty Dancing (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
StreetDance 2 (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After suffering humiliation by the crew Invincible, street dancer Ash looks to gather the best dancers from around the world for a rematch.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: dancing, fall in love, dancer's life, hip hop, latin, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, artists and showbiz, music, rivalry, ambition, female director ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Way She Moves (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Houston, the aspirant to photographer Amie receives a complete Salsa and Mambo dancing course from her close colleagues and friends as her wedding gift. Her wedding with the wealthy and arrogant Jason is close and she intends to dance...
Plot: dancing, gift, infidelity, wedding ring, kiss
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.1
 256
Love & Dance (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chen, a young kid, is battling a cultural conflict between his Russian born mother and Israeli father. She is cultured and used to the finer things in life, including theater and fine dining. He is gruff on the outside but sweet on the inside - a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.9
 100
Out of Step (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Graced with the instinctive ability to dance, Jenny Thomas wants nothing more than to become a professional dancer. All of her hard work pays off when she is accepted to a prominent dance program in New York. Against her mother's will, but with ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dirty Dancing (1987)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Expecting the usual tedium that accompanies a summer in the Catskills with her family, 17-year-old Frances 'Baby' Houseman is surprised to find herself stepping into the shoes of a professional hoofer – and unexpectedly falling in love.
Style: sexy, feel good, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.6
 105
Lace (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a hip hop violinist busking in the New York subway encounters a classical dancer on scholarship at the Manhattan Conservatory of the Arts, sparks fly. With the help of a hip hop dance crew they must find a common ground while preparing for a ...
Style: romantic, light, entertaining, sweet
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.4
 12
More Time (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Zimbabwe
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Thandi finds out the complexities of love, when David, the schoolboy Mister Charming, coolly sweeps her off her feet.
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 277
Voices (1979)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Oscar-nominee Amy Irving ("Crossing Delancy," "Carrie") stars as a deaf woman who falls in love with an aspiring rock singer, even though she is unable to hear him sing.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
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Style: touching, serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.1
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Movie in collections
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 71
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 617
B-Girl (2009)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 556
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Style: serious, realistic
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Time: 80s, year 1965
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lou Didn't Say No (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: "Inspired by the correspondence between Rainer Maria Rilke and his psychoanalyst paramour Lou Andreas-Salomé, Miévilleés sophisticated study of modern love charts the turbulent relationship between a filmmaker (Bunel) and a volatile actor ...
Plot: dancing, telephone call, violence, love, museum, modern dance, male female relationship, rehearsal, kiss, classical music, actor, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 17K
Juliet, Naked (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman has a romance with a past his prime musician revered by a man in her life.
Style: thought provoking, humorous, captivating, sentimental
Plot: music, dysfunctional relationship, english countryside, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, musician, obsession, fandom, infidelity, father son relationship, rock musician, romance ...
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 73
The Wash (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mako is a neglectful husband. Not the most loving man. His wife gradually encounters a widower who is a kind, gentle figure. She eventually makes the transition to leave her husband and go to this fellow.
Plot: family relations, east asian lead, interracial marriage, wife leaves husband, japanese american, intolerance, unhappy wife, second wife, conservative, asian american, widower, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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