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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, fair, runaway, cowboy, prison escape, police, motorcycle, on the road, male female relationship, orphan, destiny, drug dealer, search, drifter, satire, father son relationship, prisoner, rodeo, female prisoner, orphanage, symbolism, police officer, naivete, dead father ...
Place: belgrade

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and road movie films with plots about train, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, dog, mother son relationship, family relations and police officer 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), Station Jim (2001). 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, railway station, female nudity, locomotive, fear, parents, children, railway, job, love, breasts
Place: bosnia herzegovina, former yugoslavia, bosnia, yugoslavia
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95%
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: household, truck, folk music, truck driver, fair, restaurant, friends, gang of thieves, debt, river
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76%
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.
Plot: gestapo, black man, german, agent, explosion, nun, ss, nudity (full frontal - brief), colonel, train, partisan, jewish ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, serbia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: dark humor, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: train, hospital, kgb, injustice, downfall, head of state, gang, politics, on the run, state affairs, riddles and clues, twins ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, woman crying, sex, marriage proposal, woman driver, alcoholic, therapy, name calling, syringe, locked in a room, listening to music, brunette ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Station Jim (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At a rural railway station in Victorian England, Jim is a spunky Jack Russell Terrier who escapes his mean master at the circus, and is soon befriended by station porter Bob and lonely orphan Henry. His performing feats soon become a local ...
Plot: orphanage, dog, train, fire, assassination, railway, queen
Time: victorian england
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42%
Everyday God Kisses Us on the Mouth (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dumitru is a two-faceted killer: he kills animals and called a hunter, and kills people, and branded as an assassin. Dumitru is just out of prison, for the first time since the fall of communism. Even on the train taking him home, he is planning to ...
Plot: baby, brother in law sister in law relationship, metaphysics, grief, extramarital affair, brother brother relationship, infidelity, crow, murder of wife, abandoned by father, release from prison, husband wife relationship ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, teenage girl, drawing, tv show, parent, female nudity, blackboard, teenager, teacher, teenage boy, photographer, parents ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, game show, construction, exhibition, corruption, pornography, idealism, older man younger woman relationship, infidelity ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: hound dog, picnic, freedom, bully, surrealism, tyranny, symbolism, conformity, satire, crying, garden party, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, captivating, sentimental, light, semi serious
Audience: teen drama
Plot: autism, star trek, sister sister relationship, manuscript, runaway, road trip, search, female protagonist, pet dog, police officer, contest, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, san francisco, usa, oakland california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
My Twentieth Century (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary, West Germany, Cuba
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Separated identical twins ride an Orient Express unaware of each other: a feminist anarchist and a hedonistic courtesan, living under the powder-keg Austro-Hungarian Monarchy. Separate families adopted the impoverished orphans. At the dawn of the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: feminism, femme fatale, twins, orphan, society, family relations, strong female presence, adoption, family life, siblings relations, on the road, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, turn of the century
Place: europe, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: bar, family relations, friendship, immigration, american dream, estrangement, family problems, rich and poor, working class, siblings relations, city life, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: former yugoslavia, new york, europe, usa, serbia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, escape, police, psychopath, road trip, police chase, on the road, knife held to throat, on the run, shot in the chest, security guard, night ...
⇓ 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 ...
Plot: juvenile delinquent, internet, confession, dna, beating, monsignor, friend, theft, disappearance, father son relationship, secret, kiss ...
Place: kosovo, paris france, montreal quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: fashion, destiny, curses spells and rituals, down on your luck, supernatural, supernatural ability, society, life is a bitch, sewing machine, love, food, running ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, semi serious, realistic, touching, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, on the road, pregnancy, hostage, orphan, dream, robbery, police, coming of age, runaway, love and romance, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, elevator, wine, male nudity, breakfast, real estate agent, lesbian kiss, woman in a wheelchair, horse riding, lesbian ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, criminal, world war one veteran, girl man relationship, barn, search for father, farm, aunt niece relationship, loneliness, hiding ...
Time: 1930s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 9K
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 ...
Plot: veterinarian, dachshund, dog, hiding place, dog feces, diarrhea, home alone, killing a dog, death, gift, barking dog, cell ...
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34%
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 18K
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, uplifting, semi serious ...
Plot: child abuse, innocence, thief, running, on the road, travel, summer, bittersweet, road trip, goodhearted, disorder, loud ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: historical event, father son relationship, post world war two, prison, jail, loyalty, brother brother relationship, black market, arrest, wrongful imprisonment, gangsters, new year ...
Time: 1940s, year 1949
Place: macedonia, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, friendship, mental institution, train, on the road, weekend, rain, bittersweet, self discovery, human nature, introspection, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, mexico, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: loss of virginity, coming of age, bakery, incest, cockroach, male nudity, first sex, male full rear nudity, bare breasts, large breasts, older woman younger man sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Efficiency Expert (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wallace is an efficiency expert, managing the high-profile downsizing of a major auto parts factory. But when he is hired to evaluate a small moccasin factory which seems from another era, Wallace has to reconsider the rapid modernization he ...
Style: clever, touching, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, fish out of water, factory, family business, culture clash, big business, downsizing, disorder, society, workplace, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 10K
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: misfit, middle aged man, loneliness, midlife crisis, friendship, husband wife estrangement, group therapy, death of father, ex husband ex wife relationship, daughter, dog, naivete ...
Place: portland oregon, st. louis missouri
⇓ 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: satire, party, school, male female relationship, investigation, jealousy, sexual harassment, retirement, hate, investigator, immaturity, housekeeper ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ 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: women's prison, police officer, junkie, kitchen, prison, job, bribery, husband wife relationship, overdose, prisoner, police, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Dalkeith (2002)
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: old woman, retirement home, australian, elderly, dog, bet, gambling, lawsuit, old man, male female relationship
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous
Plot: fall in love, revolution, family relations, coming of age, romance, love and romance, state affairs, youth, political unrest, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, sex ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, 1960s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, serbia, balkan, prague ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%