Movies like Tokyo Taxi

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Tokyo Taxi (2009)
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Tokyo Taxi (2009)
Original name: 도쿄택시
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Ryo (Yamada Masasi), the lead singer of an amateur rock band at night, owns a Ramen noodle shop. He cannot fly on airplanes because he has a fear of them. Ironically, he finds himself attracted to a stewardess who comes to eat very often at his shop. One day, an opportunity comes knocking on their doors - they are to perform in Seoul. The performance day approaches, but their dream of performing in Seoul is about to be shattered because of Ryo, who cannot fly on an airplane. As a last resort, Ryo decides to take a taxi in Tokyo and fly to Seoul, leaving behind the charming stewardess who makes his heart flutter.
Plot: road trip, singer, taxi, love, musician, stewardess, korean, communication, english
Place: japan, korea

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Most similar movies to Tokyo Taxi

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out road movie, humorous, touching and realistic films with plots about road trip, friendship, love, taxi, father son relationship, on the road and best friend mostly in Comedy, Drama and Musical genres. Some movies like Tokyo Taxi: Rock N' Roll (2007), Cracked Eggs and Noodles (2005), Petal Dance (2013), The Yellow Handkerchief (1977), Bye Bye Blue Bird (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rock N' Roll (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Story: Rock N Roll is a 2007 Malayalam film directed by Renjith. The film stars Mohanlal, Lakshmi Rai, Mukesh and Rahman in lead roles.
Plot: composer, singer, friendship, love, drummer, music, rock and roll, wedding, musician, song, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Cracked Eggs and Noodles (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An advocate of sex, but not of marriage, bachelor Daegyu (played by singer-turned-actor Im Changjeon), 26, produces bootleg music albums for a living. One day, he comes across a plucky, nine-year-old boy named Jeon Ingwon (played by Lee Inseong) who ...
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 6.7
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Petal Dance (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
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Plot: road trip, female friendship, beach, scarf, hospital, best friends, japanese woman, passenger, driver, asian girl, east asian girl, woman driver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Yellow Handkerchief (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story starts with Kinya, who has recently upgraded his car. He’s a young adult and he’s single so naturally he uses his ride to ahem, look for companions. He offers a ride to a shy girl by the name of Akemi and she reluctantly accepts. From ...
Style: road movie
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⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Faroe Islands
Duration: 97 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Speech & Debate (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Frustrated by the hypocrisy they see in their parents, teachers, and the entire school board, an unlikely trio set out to find a common truth and make their voices heard as they revive a defunct school club and take on the world.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
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Suicide Bus (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
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Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Dialogues of the Exiled (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.8
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.8
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Country: Japan
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Style: surreal, stylized, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.0
 203
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Country: USA, UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%