Movies like Pampa Blues

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Pampa Blues (2015)
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Pampa Blues (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 16-yr.-old Ben wants to escape the small town he lives in, but a local bar owner persuades him to help with his idea to use UFOs to attract tourists
Plot: village, photographer, farmer, mechanic, outsider, coming of age, dementia, grandfather grandson relationship, ufo sighting, small village, garage, shaving, red dress, tavern, watching television

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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 coming of age, family relations, male nudity, village, female nudity, friendship and farm mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Pampa Blues: Mythopathy (2016), The Wicked Uncle (2011), Grave Decisions (2006), The Year of the First Kiss (2002), Gigantics (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mythopathy (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It is a movie following the coming-of-age for a boy; the story begins in the mid-60s, continues all through the 70s, and finishes in 1981. He is a creative young man facing the troubles of the first pangs of love and we observe the way he tries to ...
Plot: nostalgia, politics, coming of age, photographer, coup, peeping, posing nude
Time: 70s
Place: ancient greece
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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: disturbing, captivating, humorous, satirical, intellectual
Plot: satire, rape accusation, small village, relationships, village, teacher student relationship, male nudity, female nudity, freak, theater, nudity (full frontal - brief), female full frontal nudity ...
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Grave Decisions (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this black comedy set in small-town Bavaria, 11-year-old Sebastian thinks you can never be too young to be a murderer. He's convinced that he killed his mother on the day he was born and is certain he's already been condemned to ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: dealing with death, family relations, boy, parents and children, redemption, punishment, single parent, village, birthday, teacher, swamp, traumatic childhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, bavaria, europe
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The Year of the First Kiss (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 31 year-old Tristan remembers the time when he was 15 and had just hit puberty. But he is not alone in this, he is with a large group of friends: Specki, a fat kid who is always stuffing himself, Streusel, a cheeky boy covered with spots, Tümai, a ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, romantic
Plot: memories, school, first love, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coming of age, first kiss, romantic relationship, couple relations, in love, love affair, love story ...
Time: 80s
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Gigantics (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The Hamburg friends Walter, Ricco and Floyd take each day as it comes between the estates of tower blocks and fast food restaurants. All three are in their early twenties and are dreaming of another life when Floyd suddenly takes a job on a ...
Style: road movie, realistic, semi serious, emotional, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, soccer, intensive care, disco, romance, best friends, buddies, friends, city life, working class, chase, car chase ...
Time: 90s
Place: hamburg germany, germany, europe, singapore
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70%
California Girls (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A New Jersey auto mechanic travels to California to find the girl of his dreams and woos a bikini fashion model while the time quarreling with her high-powered manager and avoiding his New Jersey girlfriend who comes looking for him.
Plot: dream girl, auto mechanic, beach, mechanic, garage
Place: new jersey, california
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65%
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Moon Dogs (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A wonderfully sustained feature debut from Philip John (who directed episodes of Downton Abbey and Outlander), this anarchic coming-of-age story makes the very best of some stunning Scottish locations. It follows the misadventures of two teenage ...
Plot: coming of age, road trip
Place: ireland, scotland
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Girlfriends (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A photographer and her girlfriend are roommates. She is stuck with small-change shooting jobs and dreams of success. When her roommate decides to get married and leave, she feels hurt and has to learn how to deal with living alone.
Style: art house, feminist film
Plot: photographer, female friendship, women, roommate, feminist, coming of age, woman, single, rabbi, friendship, marriage, bisexual woman ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
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Once Upon A Time In Indian Country (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A wild genre mix between a boxer film, urban western, road movie and music video, set at end of the summer holidays in a drab neighborhood in the outskirts of Hamburg suburbia. Young boxing talent Mauser is preparing for a pivotal competition when ...
Plot: male objectification, coming of age, boxer, offscreen killing, father son relationship, husband murders wife, husband wife relationship, father son conflict, pool party, swimming pool
Place: hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Jar Full of Life (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marleen (Jella Haase) is 20, but can't choose, what to do with her life. Her older brother (Matthias Schweighöfer) traveled the world for years but never has been to the Antarctic. He is at home for a few days, but the ticket for the next ship ...
Style: road movie, light, captivating, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, death of brother, road trip, mother daughter relationship, hitchhiker, last wish, family relations, adventure, society, car, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century
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54%
We Need a Vacation (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It is the end of the school year for the children of a dormitory town. Most of them leave the place for a vacation with their parents but not Lucien and Adama whose parents can't afford the expense. While the big brothers of the housing estate ...
Style: buddy movie
Plot: summer vacation, youth, best friend, coming of age, nudist camp, travel agency, shopping mall, excavation, forest, fight, missing child, duck ...
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50%
The Damned Rain (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's more at stake than just failed crops when a drought strikes a rural community in this comedy-drama from India.
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: farm, family life, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, unfulfillment, farming, poverty, farmer, village, life is a bitch, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Umrika (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a young village boy discovers that his brother, long believed to be in America, has actually gone missing, he begins to invent letters on his behalf to save their mother from heartbreak, all the while searching for him.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: missing person, dishonesty, family relations, siblings relations, social relations, family problems, cons and scams, parents and children, coming of age, village life, village, bittersweet ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, mumbai india, america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Last Pig (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Plum out of luck, Swabian farmer Huber’s farm goes under. Then his girlfriend Birgit takes over her father’s newly-acquired firm – in former East Germany. That's reason enough for Huber to bail on his debts and head out on a road trip ...
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, farmer, pig, debt, nude dance, nudity (full frontal - brief), fire, male nudity, man in underwear, meteorite, social satire, male objectification ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Legion of Doom (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
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Plot: breakup, acid trip, coming of age, college, drug trip, film school
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Buried on Sunday (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Konopielka (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaziuk, a stubborn peasant and his pregnant wife live in a backwood village, unaffected by the civilization. The village is once visited by a couple of wanderers, and strange things start to happen afterward. A new schoolteacher is sent to the area. ...
Plot: female nudity, village, village idiot, civilization, male female relationship, countryside, prophet, sickle
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Acting Hamlet in the Village of Mrdusa Donja (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Shakespeare's Hamlet, the leading character observes "The play's the thing, wherein to catch the conscience of the king." In this Yugoslavian movie, a performance of Hamlet in a small village apparently catches the conscience ...
Plot: small village, shakespeare's hamlet, tragedy, shakespeare, shakespeare play
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Style: gloomy, bleak, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, coming of age, youth, jewish, world war two, boy, nightmare, immigrants, family relations, small town, wartime life, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, post world war two
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Monkey King (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Plot: exploitation, midlife crisis, male nudity, male full rear nudity, cheating wife, sex scene, coming of age, female masturbation, female nudity, pubic hair, singing in a car, snorting cocaine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Olive Tree (2016)
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Style: touching, semi serious, sincere, humorous, road movie ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Howling Miller (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: The main character is a miller, who sometimes acts strangely but is otherwise a goodhearted hardworking honest man. He sometimes keeps the villagers up all night by howling. Finally the villagers decide that the miller has to be committed into a ...
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Place: finland
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39%
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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, male nudity, incest, cockroach, first sex, male full rear nudity, older woman younger man sex, bare breasts, large breasts
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38%
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Yao (2018)
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38%
By Dawn's Early Light (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Story: When Mike Lewis leaves L.A. to stay with his grandfather in Colorado for the summer, he hates the old man's cowboy ways. When Mike demands to go home, the old man agrees and saddles up a couple of horses for a six week trip toward California, ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, captivating
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Time: 90s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles
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38%
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Rezerwat (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young photographer moves to Praga, the most notorious district of Warsaw, known for common crime and alcoholism as well as unique folklore. This experience will have much impact on both his personal and professional life.
Plot: photographer, criminal, drunkard, neighborhood, hairdresser, pickpocket, neighbor, naughty child, photograph, exhibition, tenement, camera
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 6.3
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Grenzverkehr (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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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.
Audience: teens, pre-teens
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Place: bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Chumscrubber (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: surreal, bleak, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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37%
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Smoke (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Writer Paul Benjamin is nearly hit by a bus when he leaves Auggie Wren's smoke shop. Stranger Rashid Cole saves his life, and soon middle-aged Paul tells homeless Rashid that he wouldn't mind a short-term housemate. Still grieving over ...
Style: intellectual, clever, touching, sentimental, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: writers, multiple storylines, smoking, friendship, dark humor, photographer, redemption, summer, gangsters, father son relationship, philosophy, melancholy ...
Time: 90s, year 1990
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, brooklyn new york city
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35%
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Stubborn Boy (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The people of this remote village in the Black Forest don't talk much, but when they do, it's in the Alemannic dialect. Hanna, 21 has traveled far to work here. She shovels manure, milks cows and tries to cope with the farmer, Uwe Kiefer, ...
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34%