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 serious, realistic, sexy and captivating films with plots about dancing, dancer, family relations, dance, romance, father daughter relationship 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), Stomp the Yard (2007). 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: sexy, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
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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, infidelity, gift, wedding ring, kiss
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 7.0
 259
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 ...
Plot: dancing, dance lesson, dance, russian immigrant, family relations, father son relationship, ballroom dancing, mother son relationship
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69%
 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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 5.4
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Stomp the Yard (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the death of his younger brother, a troubled 19-year-old street dancer from Los Angeles is able to bypass juvenile hall by enrolling in the historically black, Truth University in Atlanta, Georgia. But his efforts to get an education and woo ...
Style: captivating, touching, exciting, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.6
 280
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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 3.6
 107
Lace (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Egypt
Story: Directed by Inas Al Degheidy.
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Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 199K
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.
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Plot: forbidden love, dancing, dancer's life, unlikely couple, romance, teenage love, resort, love and romance, dancer, sensuality, youth, fall in love ...
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Place: usa, new york
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A Tale of Love (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This drama about a young girl's struggle to overcome the dehumanization of poverty depicts the steady, corrosive effects of her life on her psyche. Bruna (Valeria Golino) has had to work since the age of 13 to help support her father and ...
Plot: poverty, father daughter relationship, cleaning lady, auto mechanic, suicide, apartment, friendship, teenage boy, teenage girl, bus, garbage collector, male female relationship ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.4
 8K
High Strung (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Romania
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 ⇓
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Forty Shades of Blue (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: sincere, emotional, contemplative, realistic, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, family relations, love affair, crumbling marriage, romance, family problems, love and romance, estrangement, couples, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, memphis, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.7
 19K
Center Stage (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of 12 teenagers from various backgrounds enroll at the American Ballet Academy in New York to make it as ballet dancers and each one deals with the problems and stress of training and getting ahead in the world of dance.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 131 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: italian army, resistance fighter, italian soldier, romance, war, love and romance, world war two, fall in love, impossible love, social relations, wartime life, island ...
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Place: greece, europe, albania, rome italy, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 17K
The Aftermath (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the aftermath of World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German widower who lives with them.
Style: realistic, melancholic, serious, sad
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 69K
Footloose (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: serious, captivating, feel good, realistic, sincere ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Man Who Cried (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
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Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.1
 2K
Yellow Earth (1984)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, Romance
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Story: Yellow earth focuses on the story of a Communist soldier who is sent to the countryside to collect folk songs for the Communist Revolution. There he stays with a peasant family and learns that the happy songs he was sent to collect do not exist; the ...
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, sentimental, gloomy ...
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Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1939
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
War Dancing - Dance to Win (1989)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
 3K
Carla's Song (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Spain, Germany
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Story: A Glasgow man (Robert Carlyle) visits war-torn Nicaragua with a refugee (Oyanka Cabezas) tormented by her memories.
Style: sincere, rough, serious, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: bus, refugee, politics, bus driver, society, opposites attract, love affair, political unrest, social differences, refugees, passenger, state affairs ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: nicaragua, scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Step Up Revolution (2012)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
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Style: light, feel good, exciting, romantic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 71
Little Paris (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "Little Paris" is the nickname given to Luna's hometown in provincial Baden Württemberg. Its name comes from a replica of the Eiffel Tower on a factory roof on an industrial estate next to the A9 autobahn. Luna knows she has to leave ...
Plot: female director, dancer, boyfriend, dancing, hip hop, small town, dance
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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A Song for Martin (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark
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Story: Martin, conductor of a symphonic orchestra, meet Barbara, violine player and they start a relationship. Five years later Martin starts to develop loss of memory and becomes more and more confused. Finally he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, couples, family problems, lifestyle, love and romance, musician's life, crumbling marriage, fall in love, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of ...
Style: captivating, light, feel good, uplifting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: dancing, teenage love, youth, dancer's life, hip hop, breakdance, friendship, rivalry, music, follow your dream, society, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 615
B-Girl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young female breakdancer, Angel, moves to Los Angeles after an attack by an ex-boyfriend nearly ends her dance career forever. B-Girl follows Angel through recovery and acceptance of a new life as she busts a move into the male-centric world of ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, touching
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 114
True Vinyl (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Coming from rural Nebraska, young Billy Thompson dreams to succeed as a professional DJ. He travels to Los Angeles to compete in a DJ World Contest where he meets Maya, a young dancer from New York, the "Night Owl", a DJ with a secret ...
Plot: hospital, headstone, cemetery, flashback, swimming pool, audition, small town, dancer, interview, hotel room, bank clerk, prison ...
Place: nebraska, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dance of the Dragon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Singapore
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of three people whose lives are pulled into review and assessment when their paths cross. The initial sparks of what could be a new romance plays off against a couple falling out of love, a student and teacher, a father and son, a ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, couple relations, dance school, family relations, follow your dream, fall in love, couples, teachers and students, love and romance, parents and children, dancer's life, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 560
The Crossing (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A single day. To challenge the past. To accept the present. To decide the future. Sam arrives in his home town after 18 months away, hopeful that Meg, the girlfriend he abandoned, will go back with him to the city. His return brings the outside ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: friends, love triangle, friendship, small town, coming of age, dancing, car accident, train, betrayal, romance, couples, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, year 1965
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: crying, kiss, classical music, jealousy, love triangle, museum, modern dance, rehearsal, dancing, telephone call, male female relationship, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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