Movies like Joanna 1968

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Joanna (1968)
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Joanna (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When 17 year old Joanna comes to Swinging London, she meets a host of colourful characters, discovers the pleasures of casual sex and falls in love. That's when things get complicated.
Style: cult film
Plot: revenge, artist, student, pregnancy, young woman, youth, female nudity, murder, cancer, mistress, wealth, african american, interracial relations, racketeer, young man, interracial romance, black man white woman relationship, dying, urban setting, interracial friendship, black american, miscegenation, promiscuity, unwed pregnancy, nightclub owner ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london, morocco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and cult film films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, society, catastrophe, youth, storytelling and mentor mostly in Drama, Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like Joanna: Leo the Last (1970), School Daze (1988), Halls of Anger (1970), My Sweet Charlie (1970), The Ruling Class (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: suspense, biting, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: satire, culture clash, urban ghetto life, down on your luck, fish out of water, social decay, graphic violence, urban ghetto, injustice, disorder, estate, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england
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95%
 6.0
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School Daze (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In the South of the United States are taking place confrontations between two groups of students who have different ideas and are not able to accept the one of the oponent.
Style: suspense, realistic, semi serious, biting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, school, r&b, social differences, university, college life, interracial relations, youth, buddies, society, contests and competitions, coming of age ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlanta, new jersey, new york
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70%
 5.9
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Halls of Anger (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An all-black inner city school has to become an integrated school. Few dozen white kids are transfered there, but the black students are aggressively opposed to this. The school then approaches a tough black teacher for help.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, bleak, sincere
Plot: high school, militant, social relations, power relations, urban ghetto, teaching the ways of the world, teachers and students, high school life, urban ghetto life, social differences, interracial relations, ambition ...
Time: 60s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
My Sweet Charlie (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A pregnant white Southern girl and a black New York lawyer, both on the run in rural Texas, meet up in a boarded-up, abandoned house and realize they both need each other in order to survive.
Style: suspense
Plot: interracial romance, escape, miscarriage of justice, pregnant woman, unwed pregnancy, racial prejudice, racism, false accusation, racial tension, interracial friendship, prejudice, african american ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Ruling Class (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: When the Earl of Gurney dies in a cross-dressing accident, his schizophrenic son, Jack, inherits the Gurney estate. Jack is not the average nobleman; he sings and dances across the estate and thinks he is Jesus reincarnated. Believing that Jack is ...
Style: witty, humorous, surreal, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: satire, dark humor, delusion, country estate, crimes, mental illness, schizophrenia, split personality, misfit, mistaken identity, disorder, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, victorian era
Place: england, britain, europe, london
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64%
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 2K
Hooking Up (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bailey and Darla embark upon a misguided and mutually deceitful form of therapy, one in which they must drive across the country re-enacting Darla's colorful history as a sex addict. As their true motivations for the road trip come to light, ...
Style: erotic, sexy, disturbing, psychological, sex comedy ...
Plot: interracial love, black man white woman sex, black man white woman relationship, interracial sex, nymphomania, sexual relations, cancer, interracial relations, seduction, terminal illness, life is a bitch, interracial romance ...
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49%
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Alfie (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The film tells the story of a young man who leads a promiscuous lifestyle until several life reversals make him rethink his purposes and goals in life.
Style: witty, humorous, talky, emotional, intense ...
Plot: womanizer, playboy, abortion, promiscuity, lifestyle, self discovery, sexual relations, coming of age, infidelity, morality, jazz, party ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An art student is thrown out of college. Depressed, he comes up with the Party of Dynamic Erection, a near fascist "party" that promotes male sexual dominance and which attracts a couple of other unsavoury confused characters.
Style: cult film
Plot: art student, fascist, court, revolutionary, extremist, absurdism, farce, gang, political party, misogynist, outcast, sexual assault ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Bronco Bullfrog (1970)
Genre: Comedy, 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 128K
Hairspray (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Pleasantly plump teenager, Tracy Turnblad and her best friend, Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show – and Tracy wins. But when scheming Amber Von Tussle and her mother plot to destroy Tracy, it turns to chaos.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: artists and showbiz, teenage love, dream come true, dancing, fat girl, follow your dream, overweight, underdog, romance, dream, friendship, racism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: baltimore, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
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Carbon Copy (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A white corporate executive is surprised to discover that he has a black teen-age son who can't wait to be adopted into the, almost-exclusively-white community of, San Marino, California.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, biting, cynical ...
Plot: interracial relations, illegitimate son, farce, disorder, family relations, injustice, discrimination, suburban life, family life, teenage life, racism, social differences ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Queen of Hearts (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Adèle une jeune trentenaire se fait quitter par Mathieu, l'amour de sa vie. Anéantie, suffoquée, Adèle ne veut plus qu'une chose : mourir. Rachel, une cousine éloignée, la prend en charge. Elle décide d'aider Adèle en essayant ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: sex in car, breakup, battle of the sexes, sexual relations, thirtysomething life, couples, love and romance, love, ferry, erotica, exhibitionist, brooklyn bridge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, france, manhattan new york city, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The dance crew from "Breakin'" bands together to save a community center from a greedy developer bent on building a shopping center in its place.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: hip hop, rivalry, gang, music, friends, shopping mall, buddies, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, performer's life, youth, dancer's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Meaning of Life (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Life's questions are 'answered' in a series of outrageous vignettes, beginning with a staid London insurance company which transforms before our eyes into a pirate ship. Then there's the National Health doctors who try to claim a ...
Style: surreal, humorous, clever, witty, suspense ...
Plot: satire, dark humor, monty python, cult, graphic violence, sexuality, heaven and hell, chaos, afterlife, grim reaper, fish, christmas ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 80s, 1910s, 1870s
Place: england, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Rita, Sue and Bob Too! (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Realistic story of working class Yorkshire life. Two schoolgirls have a sexual fling with a married man. Serious and light-hearted by turns. Rita, Sue And Bob Too was adapted by Andrea Dunbar from two of her own controversial plays. Rita (Siobhan ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, sexual promiscuity, schoolgirl, sexual relations, married man, friends, couples, youth, coming of age, dishonesty, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: northern england, yorkshire, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Four Friends (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Also known as Moritorium and Georgia's Friends, Four Friends follows the titular quartet from high school to young adulthood. The film is set during the tumultuous 1960s, an era when everyone's values were turned inside out, shaken around, ...
Style: non-linear, serious, realistic, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: immigrants, graphic violence, friends, family relations, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), human nature, student life, love triangle, working class, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Acid House (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: THE ACID HOUSE is a surreal triptych adapted by "Trainspotting" author Irvine Welsh from his acclaimed collection of short stories. Combining a vicious sense of humor with hard-talking drama, the film reaches into the hearts and minds of ...
Style: surreal, mind bending, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: lsd, drug abuse, dark humor, murder, infidelity, family relations, rave, vandalism, society, youth, god, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.6
 43K
Withnail & I (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two out-of-work actors -- the anxious, luckless Marwood and his acerbic, alcoholic friend, Withnail -- spend their days drifting between their squalid flat, the unemployment office and the pub. When they take a holiday "by mistake" at the ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, clever, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: countryside, unemployment, alcohol abuse, friendship, money, cafe, strangulation, farmer, poverty, darkness, cottage, english countryside ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: london, england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Hawks (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two terminally ill patients in a hospital yearn for relief from their predicament. With little or no friends, they form an uneasy alliance and plot an escape for one last wild time.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, road movie, sex comedy
Plot: terminal illness, pregnancy, on the road, american football, captivity, child illness, friendship, hospital, bittersweet, escape, friends, dark humor ...
Time: 80s
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Kisses for Everyone (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three students are sent by their families to Cadiz in 1965, his last chance to pass and become what is expected of them. The appearance of some dancers disrupts their commitments: boys lose the course and girls, their work. But together they learn ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, sexy ...
Plot: looking for love, romance, dancer's life, youth, friendship, pregnancy, medical school, cabaret, love and romance, prostitute, coming of age, school ...
Time: 60s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Wish You Were Here (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a staid English seaside town after the Second World War, young Lynda grows up with her widowed father and younger sister. Rebellious Lynda has been swearing constantly from an early age. At sixteen, she becomes more exhibitionist and seeks out ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: pregnancy, teenage girl, post war, working class, small town, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, human nature, small town life, rebelliousness, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1951, post world war two
Place: england, europe, brighton, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Three in the Attic (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the swinging sixties three girls discover they have the same boyfriend who has been playing around with them all while vowing fidelity to each. To teach him a lesson he won't forget, the trio contrive to lock him up and continually favour ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: kidnapping, woman rapes man, revenge, couples, revolution, gays and lesbians, womanizer, youth, battle of the sexes, betrayal, dishonesty, downfall ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Bhaji on the Beach (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of women of Indian descent take a trip together from their home in Birmingham, England to the beach resort of Blackpool.
Style: talky, melancholic, light, satirical, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: culture clash, self discovery, female friendship, social differences, family in crisis, pregnancy, women, feminism, family relations, character study, life philosophy, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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A Hard Day's Night (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Capturing John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr in their electrifying element, 'A Hard Day's Night' is a wildly irreverent journey through this pastiche of a day in the life of The Beatles during 1964. The band ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, not serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: the beatles, backstage, culture clash, artists and showbiz, generation gap, fame, music, lifestyle, musician's life, rehearsal, police chase, press conference ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Unexpected (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An inner-city high school teacher discovers she is pregnant at the same time as one of her most promising students and the two develop an unlikely friendship while struggling to navigate their unexpected pregnancies.
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, teenage pregnancy, teachers and students, dedicated educator, society, intergenerational friendship, teenage girl, high school, teacher student relationship, misfit, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.2
 2K
Bran Nue Dae (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the Summer of 1965 a young man is filled with the life of the idyllic old pearling port Broome - fishing, hanging out with his mates and his girl. However his mother returns him to the religious mission for further schooling. After being punished ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: getting home, rebelliousness, on the road, teenage life, self discovery, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, rebellion, society, youth, hopes, hardcase students ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 6K
Twin Town (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jeremy and Julian Lewis, the "Lewis Twins", are two unruly brothers who terrorise the city of Swansea from the caravan park where they live with their family. When their father, Fatty, is injured while working on a roof for local kingpin ...
Style: tense, realistic, semi serious, humorous, bad ending ...
Plot: murder, crimes, drug dealing, twins, goofy hero, social misfits, mentally unstable, family relations, friends, dark humor, siblings relations, arson ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, wales, scotland, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Theatre of Blood (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Shakespearean actor takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.
Style: humorous, witty, gothic, semi serious, slasher ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, decapitation, fencing, critic, vengeance, revenge, crimes, investigation, psychopath, actor's life, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 341
Searchers 2.0 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Comedy drama in which two actors who owe their entire careers to the Western genre seek revenge against a legendary screenwriter who once mistreated them on the set of an early film.
Style: cult film
Plot: satire, revenge, public humiliation, false identity, embarrassment, whip
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 2K
Montenegro (1981)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Marilyn Jordan, an American, lives in Stockholm with her Swedish husband and family. Her behavior is bizarre, perhaps mad: she poisons the dog's milk and advises the dog not to drink it; she sets the sheets afire as her husband sleeps; she ...
Style: sexy, humorous, surreal, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), immigrants, family relations, mental illness, housewife, gypsy, dark humor, sexual content, couples, repression, family problems, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: stockholm sweden, former yugoslavia, sweden, europe, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%