Movies like The Party's Over

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The Party's Over (1965)
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The Party's Over (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An American businessman visits London and is horrified to discover his nubile teenage daughter has become involved with a gang of thuggish "beatniks". Her involvement leads to wild parties, sex, death and necrophilia.
Style: cult film
Plot: beatnik, party, suicide, businessman, train, missing person, female singer, jazz, fiancee, alcohol, alcohol abuse, search, necrophilia, drunkenness, stockings, group of friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, accidental death, partying, groom, undressing someone, train station, engagement, class differences, promiscuity ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, stylized and cult film films with plots about drinking, drunkenness, drink, sex, alcohol abuse, british and runaway mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Party's Over: The Servant (1963), Goodbye Trainmen (1992), Nil by Mouth (1997), The Dresser (1983), Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Servant (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A decadent London aristocrat hires a man-servant to attend to his needs. However, the balance of power starts to shift...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, thought provoking, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: master and servant, manipulation, alcohol abuse, mind game, servant, bachelor, obsession, infidelity, boss and employee, destructive relationship, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s
Place: england, london, britain
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95%
Goodbye Trainmen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Veturimiehet heiluttaa on 4. syyskuuta 1992 ensi-iltansa saanut suomalainen elokuva. Elokuva on kuvattu suurimmaksi osaksi Porissa. Veturimiehet heiluttaa sai ensi-iltansa Ruotsissa 26. maaliskuuta 1993.
Plot: train, coming of age, grave, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death, seduction, rain, drunkenness, chance meeting, friend, flashback ...
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89%
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Nil by Mouth (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The family of Raymond, his wife Val and her brother Billy live in working-class London district. Also in their family is Val and Billy's mother Janet and grandmother Kath. Billy is a drug addict and Raymond kicks him out of the house, making ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, disturbing, rough, realistic ...
Plot: domestic violence, dysfunctional family, heroin, addiction, alcohol abuse, working class, family relations, mental illness, pub, drug abuse, parents and children, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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80%
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The Dresser (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In a touring Shakespearean theater group, a backstage hand - the dresser, is devoted to the brilliant but tyrannical head of the company. He struggles to support the deteriorating star as the company struggles to carry on during the London blitz. ...
Style: talky, gloomy, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, world war two, friendship, drunkenness, makeover, backstage, showbiz, couple relations, bittersweet, friends, power relations, overbearing ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of conflicts, power plays and secrets in a wealthy Mississippi family.
Plot: dysfunctional family, trying to get pregnant, drinking, drink, homosexuality, dysfunctional marriage, impotence, sex, dark secret, haunted by the past, dark past, father son relationship ...
Place: southern usa
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71%
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Dragonard (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1747, a handsome but rebellious Scotsman named Richard Abdee is auctioned off as a slave on a Caribbean island controlled by French and British sugar-planters. When caught having sex with his owner's wife, Abdee is given 100 lashes with the ...
Plot: corporal punishment, adultery, punishment, slavery, slave auction, brother sister incest, caribbean sea, sugarcane, sexploitation, beefcake, capital punishment, death sentence ...
Time: 18th century
Place: south africa, jamaica, caribbean
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71%
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Paper Star (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anna Kelanen is an ex-model, who just has been released from prison. She thinks back on her life, when she was a rather successful model, and on the things that went wrong.
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, publicity, male female friendship, journalist, mannequin, drinking, downfall, female nudity, reporter, photographer, flashback, tragedy ...
Time: 80s
Place: eastern europe, helsinki finland, stockholm sweden, finland
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69%
Forever Tomorrow (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 'Forever Tomorrow' weaves a narrative out of the speeches given in AA meetings, the interrupted life of a party girl, a young couple who have lost their connection to one another, and the relationships Aaron, a rent boy, and his clients ...
Plot: rent boy, alcohol abuse, homelessness, party, drinking, unemployment, recovery
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69%
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Bitter Harvest (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A pretty young woman will do anything to escape her deadly dull existence in the backlots of Wales. But when she reaches the bright lights of London is the price too high?
Style: realistic, serious, humorous
Plot: village, city life, moral dilemma, urban, village life, contests and competitions, downfall, ambition, life is a bitch, sex, alcohol, rags to riches ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Lamb (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Michael Lamb is a Father questioning his calling, in a Reform School in Ireland. When young epileptic runaway Eoin is sent to the school, the two recognise kindred spirits and escape to London together. With the police on their tail and the money ...
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: adoption, kidnapping, on the run, crimes, clergy, hopes, family relations, religions or cults, power relations, school, working class, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, ireland, europe, england, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Dogs' Feast (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 112 min.
Story: On a holiday eve, everyone, especially one tired and chilly, does so need at least one living soul at one's side: it is bad to meet a holiday alone with oneself. Thus, on a New Year's Eve, the main characters meet, — a meeting of two ...
Plot: loss of family, new year's eve, winter, alcohol abuse, alcoholic, apartment, teenage girl, democracy, drinking, single mother, railway station, small town ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Throatful of Strawberries (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A story about partly miserable lives of middle aged men and unfulfilled dreams of youth.
Plot: drinking, reunion, party, barge, middle aged man, success, friendship, game playing, drink, drunkenness, memory, restaurant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Wind of Change (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Taking its title from Harold Macmillan's widely-reported Cape Town speech about the process of decolonisation in Africa, The Wind of Change showed the other side of the coin: the impact of colonial immigration at 'home'. The film ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, racial violence, working class, racist, bar, generation gap, racism, brother sister relationship, dysfunctional family, race riot ...
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65%
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Poids léger (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man tries his way in boxing, supported by a coach. He meets a girl, falls in love and she becomes pregnant.
Plot: drinking, wedding, sister, sex scene, dead parents, alcohol, love, boxer, coffin, grief, crying, mentor protege relationship ...
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62%
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Ellen (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A tearaway teenage girl, at war with her mum, and trying to take control of her life, forms an amazing and unbreakable bond with a new friend. They raise hell, stick two fingers up at the world, and laugh like they never have before... but can Ellen ...
Style: touching, rough, captivating, melancholic, disturbing
Plot: sex with a minor, underage sex, teenage girl, mother daughter conflict, party, mother daughter relationship, female friendship, friendship, single mother, drunkenness, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: scotland, london
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61%
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Electricity (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman leaves her seaside hometown to search for her long-lost brother, experiencing hallucinations brought on by her epilepsy during her trip.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, surreal, captivating, serious ...
Plot: family relations, missing person, hallucination, coastal town, epilepsy, female protagonist, search, brother, strong female presence, defiant, obsessive quest, bathtub ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, northern england
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58%
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An Education (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story about a teenage girl in 1960s suburban London, and how her life changes with the arrival of a playboy nearly twice her age.
Style: realistic, twists and turns, stylized, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: age difference, love affair, older man younger woman relationship, love and romance, self discovery, teenage life, coming of age, teaching the ways of the world, suburbs, adolescence vs adulthood, betrayal, adolescence ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: london, england, europe, paris france, france ...
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55%
Bronco Bullfrog (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Del and his friends agree to take part in a robbery with a boy fresh from the borstal. When Del falls in love with Irene they decide to run away from their nagging parents - and the law.
Style: neorealism, cult film
Plot: juvenile delinquent
Place: london
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53%
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Ratcatcher (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: James Gillespie is 12 years old. The world he knew is changing. Haunted by a secret, he has become a stranger in his own family. He is drawn to the canal where he creates a world of his own. He finds an awkward tenderness with Margaret Anne, a ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, atmospheric, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, drowning, neighbor, canal, mouse, coming of age, parents and children, dysfunctional family, working class, picked on, kids in trouble, urban ghetto ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Yellow Scarf (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The main character - a man who suffers from alcoholism - wants to change his tumultuous life. The day before Christmas Eve he receives a gift from his son - a yellow scarf. A gift is a kind of talisman he receives from loved ones, and every time he ...
Plot: alcoholic, ex husband ex wife relationship, drinking, christmas, drunkenness, drunkard, crisis, businessman, scarf, alcohol abuse
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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A Winter Tan (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jackie Burroughs stars as Maryse Holder, the ill-fated feminist author who met an untimely death in Acapulco. Her attitude of cultural and racial condescension toward Mexican men was to regard them as nothing more than beasts of burden for her own ...
Plot: female director, dancing, eating, promiscuity, nightclub, nymphomaniac, erotica, dancer, american abroad, older woman younger man relationship, mexican, sex ...
Place: new york, mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Chance Meeting (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wandering around wine bars and pubs drinking, thirty-year old worker Oldrich (Petr Kostka), who is celebrating the birth of his son, meets a seventeen-year old lad called Yellow T-shirt Boy (Vladimír Pucholt). Yellow T-shirt Boy is a problematic ...
Plot: baby born, factory worker, fight, alcohol, one day, drunkenness, pub, swimming pool, teenager
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Loss of Sexual Innocence (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the sexual development of a filmmaker through three stages of his life.
Style: sexual, non-linear, sexy, contemplative, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of virginity, innocence lost, forbidden love, elderly lovers, twins, family relations, vengeance, youth, coming of age, downfall, love and romance, society ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, stone age
Place: africa, tunisia, kenya, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Those Glory Glory Days (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Girls growing up in 1960-61 London develop a passion for Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, the first British team in the 20th century to win the English league and FA Cup "double". Twenty years later, one of the girls tracks down players of ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: boarding school, high school, innocence lost, sport team, social relations, contests and competitions, coming of age, best friends, youth, gender, obsession, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I Dream of My Friends (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four episodes, four instances from a man’s life covering 25 years, from 1965 in Germany to 1990 in Athens. The episodes seem to be irrelevant to one another, yet they all focus on male powerplay, reveal the self-consciousness and moderation of the ...
Plot: drunkenness, truck driver, airport, greek, pot smoking, drink, wedding reception, jazz music, death, bathroom, wedding, jazz ...
Time: 1960s, 1990s, year 1965, year 1990, year 1981 ...
Place: former yugoslavia, berlin germany, yugoslavia, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Five Minutes to Love (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben, Edna and their baby daughter are headed to California when their car breaks down. Ben ventures off to the junkyard in search of a spare part to fix his car. Coincidentally, Harry (the seedy junkyard owner) has just been accused by the police of ...
Style: sexploitation film, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: sex, exploitation, beatnik, sexploitation, femme fatale
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
T2: Trainspotting (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After 20 years abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud and Begbie.
Style: intense, thought provoking, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: drug addiction, revenge, friendship, addiction, junkie, heroin, theft, blackmail, violence, extortion, redemption, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s, year 1979, year 1974, 80s
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, bulgaria, london, amsterdam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Away (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A story set in the north English seaside town of Blackpool and centered on two kindred spirits who form an unlikely friendship.
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, junkyard, beach, held at gunpoint, hotel room, redemption, shot to death, friendship, ballroom dancing, intergenerational friendship, double decker bus, homeless woman ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Two Weeks in Another Town (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A recovering alcoholic film director tries for a comeback in Rome.
Style: sincere, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, ambition, sanitarium, alcohol abuse, showbiz, desire for fame, life is a bitch, actor's life, artists and showbiz, down on your luck, unsupportive coworkers, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: rome italy, europe, usa, connecticut, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Pressure (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A British-born younger son of an immigrant family from Trinidad finds himself adrift between two cultures.
Style: cult film
Plot: coming of age, job interview, racism, racist, social criticism
Time: 70s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%