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Learn How to Read and Write, Son (1981)
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Learn How to Read and Write, Son (1981)
Original name: Μάθε παιδί μου γράμματα
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The most important political, post-military junta satire about the nation, the religion, the education, the family.
Plot: teacher student relationship, satire, celebration, generation gap, village life, graduate, village, teacher, police, student, politics, court, judge, greek, director, corrupt cop, high school student, professor, father son relationship, revolt, stuttering, teenage boy, knowledge, tradition, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece, athens

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films with plots about teacher student relationship, satire, teacher, male nudity, husband wife relationship, student and female nudity mostly in Comedy, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Learn How to Read and Write, Son: Loaf and Camouflage (1984), Living Dangerously (1987), The Teacher (2017), The Wicked Uncle (2011), Chevalier (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Loaf and Camouflage (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film is the story of a group of soldiers, who, in the course of their compulsory military service in 1967 and 1968, before and during the military dictatorship in Greece, are assigned to the then recently founded Armed Forces Television. This TV ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: porn, army, dictatorship, empire, greek, filmmaking, soldier, military, satire, media, society, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, 80s
Place: greece, europe, athens greece, hellas
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Living Dangerously (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany, Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gifted electrician, Michalis Karamanos works for OTE - Greek Telecommunications Organization and it seems that he is the only one who hasn't been completely absorbed by the corrupt and all-devouring system. Acting as a member of the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: terrorist, hostage, computer expert, political party, government coverup, investigation, psychologist, bomb threat, greek, politics, soccer, computer ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece
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The Teacher (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Teacher in the most prestigious highschool in the country, François enjoys the life he’s always known, in the intellectual and bourgeois society of Paris. Trapped in a situation where he’s forced to accept a job in a school of a tough ...
Style: sincere, captivating, humorous, touching, social
Plot: teacher, school, literature, teenage boy, teenage love, school principal, teacher student relationship, teaching the ways of the world, ministry, school expulsion, legal, cat ...
Place: paris france, versailles
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The Wicked Uncle (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a small Swiss village, a school sports coach is accused of molestation by the mother of one of his pupils. The citizens are outraged…that the mother could make such a claim – for the coach she accuses is a local hero, a former world champion ...
Style: captivating, satirical, disturbing, humorous, intellectual
Plot: satire, rape accusation, teacher student relationship, small village, relationships, village, female nudity, male nudity, freak, theater, nudity (full frontal - brief), female full frontal nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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What Did You Do in the War, Thanassi? (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wild tale of mistaken identity set during the Nazi occupation of Greece and starring the great Thanasis Vengos. Thanasis is called upon, during the Occupation, to testify at the trial of a tavern owner accused of serving cat meat to his customers. ...
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, hungry, nazi, jail, torture, guardian, factory worker, perjury, commander, starvation, courtroom ...
Time: 1940s, 70s
Place: balkan, greece, athens greece, hellas
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Chevalier (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the middle of the Aegean Sea, six men on a fishing trip on a luxury yacht decide to play a game. During this game, things will be compared. Things will be measured. Songs will be butchered, and blood will be tested. Friends will become rivals and ...
Style: weird
Plot: skinny dipping, nude swimming, yacht, erection, machismo, doctor, scuba diving, silver, contest, competition, jet ski, crew ...
Time: 2010s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas
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The Castle of Cloads (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Teenager Erik returns from Paris to Finland in a rowboat and is accosted by a gang of youths in the countryside. He walks to Helsinki, returns to his parents' home and his old high school filled with angry radical teens who, typically for the ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: police, teacher, school, young man, teenage boy, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, young adult, radicalism, school teacher, prison, generation gap ...
Time: 60s
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57%
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Love Me Not? (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Spying a lissome young woman standing topless on a nearby balcony, Giorgos (Andreas Barcoulis) climbs up onto a nearby rooftop to get a better look. At a critical moment in his climb, his family and friends call out to him and he falls, suffering a ...
Plot: children, heart, athenian, lovers, family relations, greek, doctor, love, husband wife relationship, intensive care, male female relationship, voyeur ...
Time: 80s
Place: hellas, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Le Brio (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Neïla Salah grew up in Créteil, a tower block suburb on the outskirts of Paris, and dreams of becoming a lawyer. She has been accepted into a major university in Paris and on her first day there she is confronted by Pierre Mazard, a professor ...
Style: sweet, emotional, talky, realistic, art house
Plot: teacher student relationship, prejudice, culture clash, training, pride, life philosophy, mentor, professor, rise to the top, speaker, fish out of water, stereotypes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, france
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The Teacher (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The principal of an elementary school calls a special parents meeting after it’s alleged that the seemingly empathetic and kindly-looking teacher Mrs. Drazděchová uses her students to manipulate their parents.
Style: melancholic, touching, tense, captivating, allegory ...
Plot: teacher, school, teacher student relationship, psychological manipulation, female protagonist, blackmailer, parent child relationship, blackmail, communism, abuse of power, class differences, communist ...
Time: year 1983, 80s, year 1984, year 1991
Place: czechoslovakia, eastern europe, central europe
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Zorba the Greek (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: An uptight English writer traveling to Crete on a matter of business finds his life changed forever when he meets the gregarious Alexis Zorba.
Style: philosophical, sexy, sad, bleak, cerebral ...
Plot: greek, friendship, village, dancing, bittersweet, culture clash, life & death, writers, death, suicide, prejudice, summer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: greece, crete, europe, macedonia, new orleans
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A Tank on My Bed (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: We are at the beginning of the Tribulation and Kostas Papademas wants to give rights and is dedicated to the family and the convenience store. Indeed, it avoids to marry Helen, because of the situation, he must first betrothed his sister, who is ...
Plot: merchant, tank, mother, revolution, sweetheart, dream, marriage, promise, siblings, bed
Time: 70s
Place: greece, athens greece
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Miss Stevens (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school English teacher becomes a weekend chaperone for three students at a drama competition.
Style: light, captivating, humorous, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama
Plot: road trip, teacher, teacher student relationship, coming of age, flirting, depression, competition, dead mother, monologue, english teacher, remote control, lie ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
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46%
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O roz gatos (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Panos and Archimedes (Panos Michalopoulos and Sotiris Moustakas) are colleagues (teachers) and roommates. The first is a new modern, and the second is more conservative. Panos will attempt to dynamically put Archimedes in life. The second will ...
Plot: female nudity, student, reckless driving, womanizer, puppy, mafia, instructor, lifestyle, greek, disco, summer, professor ...
Time: 80s
Place: athens greece, hellas, greece
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Teacher of the Year (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Surrounded by the eccentric faculty of Truman High School, Mitch Carter wins the California Teacher of the Year award and immediately receives a tempting offer that may force him to leave his job.
Plot: discussion, teacher student relationship, high school, female student, female teacher, high school student, office, conversation, high school teacher, student, teacher, english teacher ...
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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 ...
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Antonia's Line (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Gefsi apo... Ellada! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Anthology film with a number of sketches that satirize modern Greece.
Plot: empire, singer, restaurant, map, doctor, money, cheating, widow, hoax, disco, critic, night ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Chala Mussaddi - Office Office (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mussaddi Lal (Pankaj Kapoor), a retired school teacher goes on a pilgrimage for three months after his wife's death. When he returns, he finds his pension has been stopped and the pension office has declared him dead. What follows is his ...
Style: humorous, light, unusual plot structure, contemplative
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Nicostratos the Pelican (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After his wife died a man refuses to go out and doesn't want to talk to his only son. Life has no meaning for him. One day his son finds a baby pelican and decides to leave the bird at home. Pelican helps the boy find his father again and ...
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Greed (2019)
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Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: suspense, thought provoking, biting, cynical, talky ...
Plot: female nudity, summer, satire, nudity (full frontal - brief), intrigue, summer camp, manipulation, dishonesty, contests and competitions, politics, society, campus ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: poland, eastern europe, europe, former yugoslavia
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12:08 East of Bucharest (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It's the 22nd of December. Sixteen years have passed since the revolution, and in a small town Christmas is about to come. Piscoci, an old retired man is preparing for another Christmas alone. Manescu, the history teacher, tries to keep up with ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, witty, humorous, realistic
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Hyenas (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Senegal, France, Switzerland, UK, Netherlands, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After being kicked out of her African village three decades earlier for getting pregnant out of wedlock, Linguere (Ami Diakhate) has returned home. While Linguere has done well for herself, her home village has fallen on hard economic times. Intent ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, cynical, biting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Contra (2020)
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Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: With his uncouth manner, Professor Pohl doesn’t enjoy the best reputation at the university where he works. To make matters worse, he makes a racist remark when student Naima arrives late for his lecture. Unfortunately for him, a video of his ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, semi serious, satirical ...
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The Naked Ape (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: psychotronic
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Cyprus, Greece, Bulgaria
Duration: 153 min.
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And the Wife Shall Revere Her Husband (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a man decides to marry the woman he's been living with, she stops being the silent patient person she was and claims to be the boss in the house. Her behaviour changes so much after the marriage that the husband gets so irritated as to ask ...
Plot: empire, couples, marriage, divorce, husband wife relationship, flashback, maid, funeral, hotel, death of friend, nostalgia, brawl ...
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Next to Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Olja is a high school history teacher, married to a painter whose latest exhibition provoked violent reactions from Serbian nationalists. One night, a group of masked hooligans attacks her. They film the attack and upload the clip to YouTube. The ...
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, captivating
Audience: teen drama
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