Movies like Harry Munter

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Harry Munter (1969)
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Harry Munter (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Harry Munter, a sensitive, kind, appealing man in his twenties, lives with his parents. He's an inventor, a bit of a mystic, maybe a genius, and a good son and grandson. He's offered work in the U.S. But a friend has cancer and the world is changing in ways that provoke profound sadness. Written by Eileen Berdon
Plot: teenager, friendship, inventor, intelligence, self discovery, parent child relationship, cult, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, small town, coming of age, extramarital affair
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, captivating and serious films with plots about friendship, coming of age, teenager, youth, small town, friends and male nudity mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Harry Munter: There Should Be Rules (2015), Dubbel-8 (2000), Homer (1970), I Am Maria (1979), Goodbye Trainmen (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
There Should Be Rules (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mia and Mirjam are two 14-year-olds who live in a very dreary little town. Though not especially grown-up, they're both trying. Mirjam gets a head start by forming a relationship with an older man who says he loves her. Mia has a dad who drinks ...
Style: psychological, tense, touching
Plot: relationships, teenager, small town, friendship, underage girl, older man young girl relationship, swedish, best friend, coming of age, love and romance, love, female director ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Dubbel-8 (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The arrival of a beautiful new stranger in town prompts two boys to spend their summer holidays enticing the young woman to act in a short-film. However their motivation is purely that of seeing her naked.
Plot: foster child, small town, filmmaking, blonde, cinema
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: eastern europe
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93%
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Homer (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Homer is 18... and he wants to keep the feeling of the first time going for the rest of his life
Plot: motorcycle, funeral, farmer, parent child relationship, marijuana, sheriff, loss of friend, high school prom, generation gap, protest, cult, small town ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: wisconsin, woodstock
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91%
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I Am Maria (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a strange friendship between 11 years old Maria and an older man Jon.
Plot: painter, friendship, young girl, small town, sexploitation, male nudity, female nudity
Place: eastern europe
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81%
Goodbye Trainmen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Veturimiehet heiluttaa on 4. syyskuuta 1992 ensi-iltansa saanut suomalainen elokuva. Elokuva on kuvattu suurimmaksi osaksi Porissa. Veturimiehet heiluttaa sai ensi-iltansa Ruotsissa 26. maaliskuuta 1993.
Plot: train, apartment building, small town, murder, drunkenness, flashback, seduction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drink, chance meeting, drinking, coming of age ...
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73%
 6.7
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Rip-Off (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Best friends Michael, Steve, Cooly and Richie are seniors at a large Toronto high school. Foremost on their minds and that of many of their classmates are what they are going to do this upcoming summer and beyond. They don't want to waste away ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, filmmaking, rock band, teenager, high school student, youth, commune, media, independence
Time: 70s
Place: toronto ontario canada
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66%
 6.2
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Welcome Home (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is the story of two childhood friends - Lucas (a 16-year-old high-schooler) and Bert (a mechanic’s apprentice) - who flee the suffocating fish bowl that their killjoy families’ lives have become. Lucas, still quite immature, finds a “big ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, friendship between boys, childhood friend, youth, teenage boy, pubic hair, male nudity, house
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59%
 6.2
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Almost 18 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Almost 18 is a charming and unaffected film about five 17-year-old guys from Helsinki in 2010. Karri, Peter, André, Akseli and Joni dream, party, love and boast like only teenage males can.
Style: suspense, touching, suspenseful, homoerotic
Plot: teenager, friendship, coming of age, family relations, father son relationship, adulthood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son estrangement, parenthood, death of father, mother son relationship, female director ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Pitong Dalagita (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: When six girls and a guy all teenagers are found with their wrists slit on a high school playground, it's left to their guidance counselor to try to make sense of the mystery behind the apparent suicide pact. Told in nonlinear fashion, the ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, psychological, suspense
Plot: suicide, friendship, love, self discovery, teen romance, teenager, lesbian, school, gay, life, muse, coming of age
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Falkenberg Farewell (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's the last summer in Falkenberg for five childhood friends. David yearns to be a child again and Holger never wants to move away. Jesper constantly returns home without anybody really noticing that he’s been gone. Jörgen finances his ...
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, grownups, best friends, small town, youth, childhood friend, moving, saying goodbye, society, summer, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Tagged! (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teenage girl, raised on her schizophrenic mother's tales of galactic wars, believes she is an alien princess in hiding and forms a Lazer Tag team to train bodyguards. When her estranged father, disfigured and crippled in the Iraqi war, ...
Style: cult film
Plot: war game, arena, friendship, teenager, laser gun, comics, coming of age
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Cross My Heart and Hope to Die (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The young teenager Otto is entering the summer holidays in 60'ies Oslo, without getting a real holiday, and he is not accepted in the gang or the football team. But then he meets exciting mysterious Frank, which changes everything.
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, gloomy
Plot: friendship, coming of age, youth, friends, mysterious character, kids in trouble, family relations, working class, teenage life, human nature, soccer, manipulation ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Good Son (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bonjour tristesse: Teenager Luc lives with his mother Liliane and his little brother Paul in Paris, has to cope with the fact that his mother is a prostitute and practically raise his brother alone. Luc is disillusioned. One day, little Paul wants ...
Plot: boy, friendship, friend, coming of age, son, youth, teenager, brother, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
To Save a Life (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jake Taylor has everything. He has a beautiful girl, he's the champion in basketball and beer pong, and everyone loves him. Then, an old childhood friend, whom Jake used to be friends with, commits suicide. Jake begins to think. He wonders what ...
Style: christian film, captivating, sincere, serious, contemplative ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, religious, bittersweet, social differences, self discovery, teenage life, innocence lost, high school life, misfit, youth, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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6A (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 61 min.
Story: As if immersed in the situation, the viewer witnesses a distressing encounter between angry parents, a helpless teacher and three schoolgirls. It soon becomes clear that certain things are going wrong in their class. There have been complaints of ...
Style: tense, suspense, contemplative, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: teenager, school teacher, bullying, teacher, school, mistrust, parents, friendship, crisis, doubt, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Giant Little Ones (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two popular teen boys, best friends since childhood, discover their lives, families, and girlfriends dramatically upended after an unexpected incident occurs on the night of a 17th birthday party.
Style: captivating, emotional, realistic, thought provoking, meditative
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama, date night
Plot: gay, teenager, coming of age, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sexual orientation, gay love, grownups, love and romance, conflict, mystery, gay slur ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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41%
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Miss Sweden (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Moa is in her early 20s, works at a factory and lives by herself in a cottage in the forest. She is a vegan and follows her friends and demonstrations, mostly to fit in. But at home, by herself, she listens to pop music and use make-up.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: demonstration, feminist, vegetarian, small town, teenage life, youth, family relations, mother daughter relationship, friendship, aging, adoption, feminism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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40%
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Sanctuary (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Summer 1968. 14-year-old Wolfgang is deported from his family in the secluded Church Welfare Institution sanctuary. One thing is clear for Wolfgang: His yearning for freedom, he will not soon buried in the bog.
Style: based on true events
Plot: stepfather, incest overtones, coming of age, parent child relationship, boy, escape, betrayal, violence, death, troublemaker, rebel, buried alive ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1968
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Suburban Virgin (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 63 min.
Story: 16-vuotias Minna on kyllästynyt kiltin tytön elämään. Kaikki kaverit elävät Minnan mielestä vauhdikasta ja mielenkiintoista elämää, johon kuuluvat niin seurustelut kuin sekoilutkin. Päästäkseen kokemaan kaiken tämän saman Minna ...
Plot: juvenile delinquent, hitchhiker, friendship, youth, sexuality, teenager, virginity, hitchhiking, juvenile delinquency, coming of age, loss of virginity
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Chef (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Året är 1969. Artonårige Martin mönstrar på som andrekock på lastfartyget "Snow Drift", med destination Kapstaden. Det är Martins tredje resa. I fartygets kök härskar förstekocken Peter Stein, här är allting underkastat hans ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: youth, ship, follow your dream, friendship, nothing goes right, hopes, revenge, murder, ocean, workplace situations, twentysomething life, friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: eastern europe
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36%
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Ricochet River (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: hree teenagers looking for adventure find more than they expected in this coming-of-age drama. High school seniors Wade (Jason James Richter) and Lorna (Kate Hudson) have spent all their lives in the small logging town of Calamus Grove, a ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, culture clash, self discovery, interracial relations, teenage life, love and romance, society, best friends, social misfits, on the road, small town, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 60s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Life in the small town of Grandview, Illinois is one that is just like any other city or town. Tim Pearson, soon to be graduating high school wants to go to Florida to study oceanography. He meets Michelle "Mike" Cody and is attracted to ...
Style: humorous, captivating, touching, sentimental, offbeat ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: small town, coming of age, americana, love triangle, friendship, youth, society, family relations, fall in love, human nature, working class, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Steamroller and the Violin (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Seven year old Sasha practices violin every day to satisfy the ambition of his parents. Already withdrawn as a result of his routines, Sasha quickly regains confidence when he accidentally meets and befriends worker Sergei, who works on a ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, feel good, touching ...
Audience: student film
Plot: friendship, apple, self discovery, youth, society, friends, working class, teaching the ways of the world, social differences, children, playing violin, movie theatre ...
Time: 60s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Unspeakable Act (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 17-year-old Jackie is in distress as her older brother Matthew gets his first girlfriend and prepares for college. Though Matthew does not share her incestuous desire, Jackie fights the intrusion of reality on her idyllic childhood world
Plot: single mother, loneliness, mother daughter relationship, teenager, friendship, house party, jealousy, filmmaking, facebook, coming of age, mother son relationship, sister sister relationship ...
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34%
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Backdoor (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, Romania
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Athens 1966. Dimitris, 13, unexpectedly loses his father. Seeing his pampered mother collapse, the boy gets carried away and decides to skip childhood in order to stand by her. When he feels ready, he has to claim his mother back from an ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: stepfather, revenge, teenage sexuality, friendship, coming of age, second marriage, teenager, coup d'etat, first sexual experience, death of father, dictatorship, prostitute ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Last Summer (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During summer vacation on Fire Island, three young people--a girl and two guys--become so close that they form a sort-of threesome. When an uncool girl tries to infiltrate the trio's newly found relationship, they construct an elaborate plot ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: beach, coming of age, friendship, friends, summer, love, teenager, cruelty, seagull, teenage love, betrayal, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Face 2 Face (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Over a series of video chats, a teenage outcast reaches out to his childhood friend, but finds that behind the veneer of popularity and a seemingly perfect life, she hides a disturbing secret.
Style: light, captivating, sincere, touching, tense ...
Plot: lgbt, coming of age, childhood friend, bullying, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, couple relations, youth, romance, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Boy Who Had Everything (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In '60's-era Australia, a college freshman must navigate freshman hazing, a distant mother, and a shaky relationship with his girlfriend.
Plot: argument, alcoholic mother, man crying, man undressing, crying man, crying, college dropout, foot race, runner, running, race, university ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Dog Days of Summer (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mysterious drifter lures two boys into uncovering the secrets of a sleepy southern town.
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, serious, neo noir ...
Plot: small town, coming of age, youth, social relations, small town life, friendship, childhood, father son relationship, friendship between boys, blindness, accident, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
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Purple Haze (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's dynamite stuff.
Plot: disc jockey, dorm room, pot smoking, homecoming, summer, friendship, vietnam war, father son relationship, coming of age, dormitory, military service, dropout ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%