Movies like Oktoberfest

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Oktoberfest (1987)
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Oktoberfest (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Luka Banjanin is an unemployed young man living with his parents in Belgrade. He hangs out with few devoted friends who, like him, are yet to find place in a society that discarded young intellectuals. He plays saxophone and dreams about going to Oktoberfest, the annual beer festival in Munich, but he's being unable to get passport because of a smaller drug incident he had in the past. Totally careless about his long-term girlfriend, he suddenly falls for a mysterious woman who seems to appear in the same places as him, and then vanishes as quickly as possible. Believing that he's at the wrong place at the wrong time, Luka wanders from one misadventure to another, gradually losing the contact with reality and living out his own Oktoberfest in his mind.
Plot: drug dealer, beer, disco, young man, mysterious girl, new year's eve, motorcycle gang, running, rock and roll, streetcar, saxophone
Place: munich germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, road movie, surreal and psychedelic films with plots about beer, female nudity, drug dealer, black, young man, mother son relationship and drugs mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Oktoberfest: It Happened on This Very Day (1987), The Way South (1988), The Painting Sellers (2010), Erfolg (1991), The Magic Mountain (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
It Happened on This Very Day (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Belgrade in 1963. In a yard surrounded by buildings, a group of young people of different backgrounds and social status, but of similar views about love and self-affirmation, spend their time together. Their friendship is dyed with various events ...
Plot: milkman, stalinism, communism, high school, swashbuckler, youth, rock and roll, parade
Time: 60s
Place: belgrade, former yugoslavia
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The Way South (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, UK, Argentina
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thirty year old man returns from South America to his native village, in the mountains of Yugoslavia, to find his spouse and take her along. He chooses the youngest daughter of self-supporting Jewish woman. The deceit gets discovered on the way to ...
Plot: immigration, tango, lesbian, revenge, skinny dipping, female nudity, immigrants, prostitution, female full frontal nudity
Time: 1920s
Place: former yugoslavia, argentina
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The Painting Sellers (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 58 min.
Story: A film by Juho Kuosmanen.
Style: road movie
Plot: young man, painter, small town, theft, family relations, car, melancholy, door to door salesman, mother daughter estrangement, realism, new year's eve, lower class ...
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Erfolg (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 265 min.
Story: For fans of history, this glimpse of Munich society in the 1920s will be a much-treasured event. The story revolves around an art-gallery manager who puts on a show featuring the scandalous works of a woman artist who committed suicide. He is ...
Plot: world war two, greed, bourgeoisie, intrigue, female nudity, politics, smoking, talking after sex, barefoot woman
Time: 1920s
Place: munich germany
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The Magic Mountain (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 153 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: surreal
Plot: literature, tuberculosis, high society, mountain, young man, sanitarium, hillside, german abroad
Time: pre world war one
Place: swiss alps
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57%
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The Drinker (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Hans Fallada.
Plot: alcohol abuse, drugs, alcoholic, couples, self destructing, drug addiction, intoxication, marriage, toxic, spirit, beer, fuel ...
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Captain Milkshake (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Marine on leave from Vietnam becomes involved with hippies, communes and drug-running.
Style: psychedelic, psychotronic
Plot: vietnam war, marine, hippie, vietnam veteran, beer, rock and roll, lsd, army captain, marijuana, anti war, morality, drugs ...
Time: 60s
Place: california
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
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Style: cult film, underground film
Plot: counterculture, group sex, erotica, rape, self identity, gay interest, nudity (full frontal - brief), party, female nudity, college student, masturbation, drugs ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
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Plot: friend, police, drunkenness, school, friendship, money, school janitor, female nudity, motorcycle, disco, cooking, death of friend ...
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Me and Charly (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Steffen is a good kid, a teenager who has recently finished school and is looking for work. He lives with his widowed mother, a newspaper reporter. Very little throws him off his stride, whether it is his girlfriend's jealousy of his friendship ...
Plot: friendship, party, beer, drowning, incest, drunk, male nudity, coming of age, teenage boy, journalist, water skiing, motor sport ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 75 min.
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Genre: Drama
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