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The Dog Who Loved Trains (1977)
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The Dog Who Loved Trains (1977)
Original name: Pas koji je voleo vozove
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fugitive girl, a stuntman and a young man who lost his dog quite some time before, are joining together on a trip to reach each of their own destination. A youngster gets emotionally connected to the girl, and he'd try to help her to leave the bossy stuntman, to get false passport and escape to Paris.
Plot: dog, train, runaway, cowboy, prison escape, police officer, police, motorcycle, prisoner, on the road, orphan, drug dealer, destiny, drifter, father son relationship, female prisoner, male female relationship, rodeo, satire, orphanage, dead father, symbolism, naivete, railway, fair ...
Place: belgrade

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and road movie films with plots about train, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, satire, police, mother son relationship and dog mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Dog Who Loved Trains: Truckers Ride Again (1984), Balkan Express 2 (1989), Khrustalyov, My Car! (1998), Special Treatment (1980), Tit for Tat (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Switchman of the Narrow Gauge Railway (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The abolishment of a railway station in a remote Bosnian village affects the lives of the local railwaymen.
Plot: train, mountain, fear, love, female nudity, job, parents, locomotive, railway, children, railway station, breasts
Place: bosnia herzegovina, bosnia, former yugoslavia
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Truckers Ride Again (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New adventures of truck drivers Jare and Paja, long-time fellow associates and close friends. Jare is forced to pay off his debt for the loans he was raising to build a house for his numerous family. He must find heaps of money as soon as possible, ...
Plot: gang of thieves, restaurant, household, truck driver, river, friends, debt, truck, fair, folk music
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Balkan Express 2 (1989)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of musicians, whose band is called "Balkan express", in fact a quintet of small-time crooks , trying to make some money in Nazi-occupied Serbia.
Style: parody
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), jewish, agent, colonel, musician, homosexual subtext, ss, nun, thief, brothel, black man, nazi ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: serbia, former yugoslavia
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46%
Khrustalyov, My Car! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Military doctor General Klenski is arrested in Stalin's Russia in 1953 during an anti-Semitic political campaign accused of being a participant in so-called "doctors' plot".
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: kgb, train, hospital, gang, state affairs, politics, on the run, downfall, head of state, riddles and clues, injustice, dark humor ...
Time: 50s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Special Treatment (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dr. Ilic works in the hospital for compulsory treatment of alcoholics. By conducting his own "special treatment" through physical exercises, apple eating, the healing effects of listening to Wagner's music and psychodrama, a group of ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, van, travel, city, villain, stuttering, father son relationship, marriage proposal, secret, beer, rage, mental illness ...
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41%
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Tit for Tat (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Professor Herceg struggling with difficulties, it is not easy to determine how students conveyed knowledge, and even harder to avoid the hatred of the disciples, and sympathy for the students. Arrival of television in school, a poll about the new ...
Plot: high school, boss, parents, teacher, student, photographer, school, high school teacher, teenage girl, teenage boy, female nudity, false accusation ...
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41%
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Taiwan Canasta (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Once one of the leaders of the 1968 protests, Sasa Belopoljanski is now an out-of-work architect who makes "movers" for living, some funny little mediapan mobiles which nobody takes seriously but him. Dreaming about the honest world free ...
Plot: revolutionary, architect, art gallery, mogul, construction, corruption, nonconformity, 40 year old, family relations, party, employer employee relationship, police ...
Place: former yugoslavia, belgrade
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A Report on the Party and the Guests (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 71 min.
Story: In Jan Němec’s surreal fable, a picnic is rudely transformed into a lesson in political hierarchy when a handful of mysterious authority figures show up. This allegory about oppression and conformity was banned in its home country but became an ...
Style: allegory
Plot: bully, picnic, hound dog, satire, tyranny, conformity, surrealism, symbolism, freedom, immaturity, nonconformity, dog ...
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Wiener-Dog (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Wiener-Dog tells several stories featuring people who find their life inspired or changed by one particular dachshund, who seems to be spreading a certain kind of comfort and joy. Man’s best friend starts out teaching a young boy some contorted ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: dachshund, veterinarian, dog, multiple storylines, sarcasm, human animal relationship, satire, animal human communication, pet dog, lifestyle, hiding place, gift ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Holy Child (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Marc (Lambert Wilson) is a man of the cloth who's gained a bit of celebrity for his public espousal of religious celibacy. In fact, he's even written a book about the subject. But Marc's 15 minutes of fame could be up when a bratty ...
Style: sincere, captivating, semi serious, humorous
Plot: secret, fatherhood, catholic priest, teenage boy, illegitimate son, christian, scandal, bastard, juvenile delinquent, satire, friendship, husband wife relationship ...
Place: montreal, kosovo, paris france
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Please Stand By (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in order to boldly go and deliver her 500-page Star Trek script to a writing competition in Hollywood. On an adventure full of laughter and tears, Wendy follows the guiding spirit of Mr. Spock on ...
Style: road movie, sentimental, captivating, semi serious, light
Audience: teen drama
Plot: autism, sister sister relationship, manuscript, runaway, road trip, self discovery, female protagonist, police officer, pet dog, contest, star trek, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, san francisco, usa, oakland california, california
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The Dress (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a summer dress and those who have to do with it, especially the train conductor (played by van Warmerdam, the director). The dress functions as catalyst for the whimsical events, which turns out to be either tragic or hilarious.
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: fashion, curses spells and rituals, destiny, down on your luck, supernatural, life is a bitch, society, supernatural ability, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, organist, female nudity ...
Time: 90s
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Saint Amour (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Every year, Bruno makes a tour of all the wine stands, without setting foot outside the Show’s premises and without ever finishing his wine trail. This year, his father suggests they finish it together, but a real wine trail, across the French ...
Style: road movie
Plot: on the road, father son relationship, taxi, twins, bull, cow, trying to get pregnant, ex girlfriend, pregnant woman, drunk, alcohol abuse, cattle ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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35%
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Manny & Lo (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A pregnant teen and her younger sister run away from foster homes and kidnap a woman whom they believe can help with the pregnancy.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, orphan, hostage, pregnancy, on the road, robbery, police, dream, coming of age, runaway, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Starlight Hotel (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the Great Depression, Kate (Greer Robson) is a 13-year-old girl living on New Zealand's South Island. When her mother dies and her father is offered a job in Wellington on North Island, Kate is sent to live with an aunt. The girl runs ...
Plot: runaway, drifter, escape, police officer, criminal, husband wife relationship, police, great depression, on the run, small town, teenage girl, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1930s
Place: new zealand
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Happy New '49 (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of two brothers of different orientation and fate. The drama takes place in an atmosphere of tension and fear, during the conflict of Yugoslav Communist Party with the Stalinism, during the Cominform. Older brother Dragoslav, a returnee ...
Style: dark
Plot: police, brother brother relationship, soldier, father son relationship, love, black market, forgery, prison, communism, arrest, jail, historical event ...
Time: post world war two, year 1949, 1940s
Place: macedonia, former yugoslavia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kikujiro (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Brash, loudmouthed and opportunistic, Kikujiro is the unlikely companion for Masao who is determined to see the mother he has never met. The two begin a series of adventures which soon turns out to be a whimsical journey of laughter and tears with a ...
Style: surreal, stylized, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Someone Else's America (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, UK, France, Germany, Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This tale takes place in a bar. The Spanish Alonso and his blind mother run this place. Bay, who is Alonso's friend live here too. This story tells something about Alonso and Bay and the "American Dream".
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: family relations, friendship, immigration, american dream, rise to the top, dealing with death, immigrants, life is a bitch, coming of age, society, hopes, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: former yugoslavia, new york, usa, europe, serbia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Eighth Day (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, France, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Georges has Down syndrome, living at a mental-institution, Harry is a busy businessman, giving lectures for young aspiring salesmen. He is successful in his business life, but his social life is a disaster since his wife left him and took their two ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: down syndrome, rain, friendship, weekend, train, mental institution, on the road, bittersweet, self discovery, odd couple, hopes, forgery ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, mexico, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Everything Is Illuminated (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film based on the semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by American writer Jonathan Safran Foer, in which a young Jewish American man endeavors—with the help of eccentric, distant relatives—to find the woman who saved his grandfather ...
Style: tragicomedy, touching, sincere, sentimental, clever ...
Plot: culture clash, collector, jewish, journey, on the road, friendship, anti semitism, holocaust, human nature, dog, prejudice, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, europe, kiev ukraine, eastern europe, berlin germany
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29%
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The Lizard (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Reza is a petty thief who escapes jail by posing as a mullah. When he has to stay in disguise longer than he expected, he accidentally becomes the revered leader of a small-town mosque, bringing people flooding in with his on the hoof sermons ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, humorous, realistic
Plot: prison escape, prison, village, criminal heroes, hidden identity, society, crimes, fugitives, pretense, warden, religions or cults, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Bug Killer (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A teenager fails to find (and keep) jobs which makes his father doubt the reason might be the boy's lack of sexual experience. As all his efforts prove to be unsuccessful, the father gives up, but not the boy's aunt.
Plot: coming of age, loss of virginity, bakery, male full rear nudity, incest, male nudity, cockroach, first sex, older woman younger man sex, large breasts, bare breasts
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28%
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Red Rocket (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Finding himself down and out in Los Angeles, ex porn star Mikey Saber decides to crawl back to his hometown of Texas City, Texas, where his estranged wife and mother-in-law are living. Just as this dysfunctional family seems to be making things ...
Style: disturbing, satirical, captivating, semi serious
Plot: porn star, getting home, husband wife relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, male female relationship, seduction, family, ex boyfriend, family problems, relationships, satire, love affair ...
Time: year 2016, year 2008
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Every Second (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Chandu is a petty thief who comes across Satya, an innocent girl who unwittingly comes across a way to a huge amount of money stolen from a bank. While the gang that robbed the bank go after her for the clue, one member dies in her apartment and she ...
Style: cult film
Plot: runaway, police, escape, road trip, psychopath, police officer killed, police chase, on the run, stabbed in the back, strangulation, night, on the road ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Women in Prison (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After graduation, a young woman gets his first job in the women's prison in the province. The story follows her struggle to survive in a small town with her small child, alcohol addiction, and the battle with the prisoners and prison brutality ...
Plot: junkie, police officer, women's prison, overdose, job, evil, maid, guardian, prison, hotel, prisoner, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
All That Jack's (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The staff of elementary school prepare the retirement party for their cleaning woman. The complicated relations within the school will emerge to the surface on the same night.
Plot: investigation, school, party, jealousy, education, sexual harassment, retirement, hate, investigator, immaturity, housekeeper, male female relationship ...
Place: former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Wilson (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.
Plot: middle aged man, misfit, midlife crisis, loneliness, friendship, husband wife estrangement, ex husband ex wife relationship, group therapy, death of father, dog, daughter, naivete ...
Place: portland oregon, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
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Dalkeith (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tells the true story of the residents at Dalkeith Residential Home who sit around every day just waiting to die until staff buy them a greyhound. Naming the dog Dalkeith after the home, they discover she is a phenomenal runner and she is soon ...
Plot: australian, dog, male female relationship, lawsuit, elderly, retirement home, gambling, bet, old woman, old man
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Elusive Summer of '68 (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: For the young man who lives in Serbian province town, the maturing coincides with the turbulent political events of the year 1968.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental
Plot: fall in love, family relations, revolution, coming of age, chaos and mayhem, political unrest, teenage life, romance, love and romance, state affairs, youth, hospital ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, serbia, czechoslovakia, prague ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.0
 7K
Irma Vep (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Chinese movie actress, in France to star in a remake of "Les Vampires", finds petty intrigues and clashing egos on the set.
Style: thought provoking, clever, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, comeback, culture clash, creative block, strong female presence, society, gender, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, unsuccessful, showbiz, hotel ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, los angeles, new york ...
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27%