Movies like Balladen om Carl-Henning

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Balladen om Carl-Henning (1969)
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Balladen om Carl-Henning (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Directed by Lene & Sven Grønlykke
Plot: motorcycle, friendship, car race, theft, community, young man, drowning, gas station

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about friendship, family relations, friends, theft, love, loneliness and male nudity mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Balladen om Carl-Henning: Cats Don't Have Vertigo (2014), In the Middle of the Night (1984), Amerikana (2001), Ride (2014), Chor Bani Thangaat Kare (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cats Don't Have Vertigo (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Job is kicked out of home by his father on his birthday. Having no place to go, he takes refuge in the terrace of Rose, who just lost her husband.
Plot: theft, abusive father, friendship, writing, violence, loneliness, literature, hiding place
Place: lisbon portugal, portugal
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In the Middle of the Night (1984)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 131 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: cult film
Plot: friendship, music, homeless, suicide, police, grocer, overdose, gang, love, television show, tv show, beating ...
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A Few Kilos of Dates for a Funeral (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film is set around three protagonists. Two run a gas station on the outskirts of town, on a road that gets next to no traffic anymore, and so they get next to no customers. They live and work out of a decrepit van on site, its windows covered in ...
Style: touching, humorous, sincere, gloomy, atmospheric ...
Plot: realism, gas station, friends, partners, workplace, friendship, workplace situations, necklace, motorcycle, postman, massage, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran
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72%
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Amerikana (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following the Dogma rules does not make this film hard to watch... In the end, it is a great story and shows that Merendino can be a mature filmmaker. It's about two guys a Vespa and a trip from South Dakota to Los Angeles. It's funny, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ride (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mother travels cross-country to California to be with her son after he decides to drop out of school and become a surfer.
Style: captivating, sincere, thought provoking, humorous
Plot: surfing, young man, beach, mother son relationship, family relations, friendship, couples, female director, smoking weed, book editor, espionage, following someone ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, pacific ocean, usa, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chor Bani Thangaat Kare (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Rajkumar Trivedi , aka robin, is a kleptomaniac who cannot stop stealing , and his only way of recovering is by finding true love.. unfortunately , his love and life are both jeopardised when he ends up stealing the wrong thing and setting both the ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Supercock (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American cowboy in the Philippines gets mixed up in cockfighting.
Plot: cockfight, rooster, death, gambling, money, controversy, tournament, champion, chase, violence, theft, friendship ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Friend of Mine (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An introverted insurance executive at a car rental service is annoyed by his hyperactive, garrulous coworker, but the two end up becoming friends.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, touching ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, lifestyle, love and romance, disorder, friendship between men, opposites attract, loneliness, fast talker, unfulfilled love, wild ride, contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, barcelona, hamburg germany, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Little Noises (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A struggling writer steals poems written by his mute friend to achieve fame and fortune.
Plot: friendship, writers, poetry, mute, plagiarism, female director
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Dakota (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brian and Jack were inseparable; now they barely speak. Their formerly close-knit group has all but disbanded in the wake of encroaching adulthood. But when Jack tries to hang himself from a plant hook while house-sitting, he inadvertently triggers ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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In the Thick of It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This optimistic Italian slice-of-life drama chronicles a typical day in the lives of teenagers living in the grim suburbs of Rome. The story is set in the suburb of Tuscolano which is located near the Cinecitta studios and concerns a group of ...
Plot: dating, friend, brother brother relationship, working class, crate, money, prostitute, teenage boy, sex, street life, teenage girl, flash forward ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Au secours, j'ai 30 ans ! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
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Emma's Shadow (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Emma (Line Kruse) is an eleven year-old only child from a wealthy Danish family. Emma's parents seem more interested in their own interests than in her. One evening when Emma overhears her mother talking about how tragic it must be to have your ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Grenzverkehr (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When three teenage boys from Bavaria try to lose their innocence in the neighboring Czech Republic, they get themselves and a young pregnant Ukrainian immigrant into trouble with local pimps.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
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34%
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The One I Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Heavy Girls (2012)
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Country: Germany
Duration: 77 min.
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Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Queens Logic (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: sentimental, talky, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
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Time: 90s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%