Movies like Return ticket

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Return ticket (1997)
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Return ticket (1997)
Original name: Retúr
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five old men and a kid are travelling in a train's cabin without purpose. They travel because it's free and they don't have another place to stay. From their conversations we learn the tragedies of their lives. Also the hidden interlockings of their faith will out slowly.
Plot: thief, loneliness, train, murder, suicide, dream, old man, night, coincidence, elderly, nostalgia, sunrise, homelessness, retirement

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Most similar movies to Return ticket

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out contemplative, touching, sincere and experimental films with plots about suicide, murder, loneliness, old man, female nudity, train and love mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Return ticket: Praxis (2008), Lighter Fluid (2016), Dog's Night Song (1983), Saving Grace (1998), The Beekeeper (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Praxis (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Praxis peels away the layers of narrative even as Brian, the film's axis, struggles to create his true self. Brian, a writer on the verge of a breakdown, is aided by Joe and an Elusive Woman as he sifts through the fragments of his persona to ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay erotica, loneliness, dream, tattoo, gay interest, pills, skinny dipping, male nudity, bisexual, pubic hair
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95%
Lighter Fluid (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: An experimental look into the lives of teens and young adults in a dysfunctional town.
Style: experimental
Plot: suicide, abandoned house, murder, skateboard, surrealism, pregnancy, death, drugs, sex
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Dog's Night Song (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A priest arrives in a village and give advice and comfort to different people. He meets a wheelchair-bound former representative of the Communist party, a woman who is dying of tuberculosis and an astronomer who sings in a punk band.
Style: avant garde, experimental
Plot: punk, cripple, priest, underground, suicide, murder, amateur detective, avant-garde, handicapped, astrology, band, explosive ...
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88%
 5.9
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Saving Grace (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Grace is a homeless teenager. She befriends an unemployed carpenter and he invites her to share his flat. She moves in and to her surprise a delicate relationship develops. He helps her repair her shattered self-esteem and she begins to feel loved ...
Plot: religion, suicide, street kid, delusion, murder, memory lapse, miraculous event, trust, flashback, crucifix
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Beekeeper (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A bee keeper, Spiros, travels from the north to the south of Greece with his bees to meet the spring.
Style: art house, road movie, contemplative
Plot: beehive, suicide, alienation, retirement, wedding, hitchhiking, nostalgia, husband wife estrangement, melancholy, hitchhiker, death, cinema ...
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
At the First Breath of Wind (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Using few words and gorgeous imagery, this is a poetic painting of a family, each in their own space on an August afternoon.
Plot: old man, nightmare, dream, moon, piano, summer, water, redhead, countryside, train, young girl, sleeping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Tambourine, Drum (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Forty-five year old Yekaterina Artemovna has a hard life. She lives in a small mining town where she works as a librarian and, like her only friend and colleague, rents a little room in a project. Yekaterina has difficulties making ends meet and ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, contemplative
Plot: love, friendship, loneliness, inheritance, death of father, father daughter relationship, rivalry, mining town, brother sister relationship, province, librarian, suicide ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.9
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Tweek City (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Tweek City is a week in the life of Bill, a potentially closeted, half-Latino, small-time speed dealer in San Francisco's Mission District. Bill is stuck on an endless walk from one empty experience to the next. Only Bill's friend Jerm has ...
Plot: homelessness, male nudity, closeted homosexual, gay latino, drugs, gay, suicide, urban setting, methamphetamine
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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1945 (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unsettling feeling overwhelms a small Hungarian town when two orthodox Jews arrive with a mysterious trunk. As residents begin to speculate on the purpose of the visit of these two strangers, order starts to crumble in town with some pursuing ...
Style: art house
Plot: holocaust, guilt, fire, suicide, train, church, horse, cemetery, marriage, nazism, canceled wedding, jewish ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, year 1945
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Princesses (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Johan has three children with different women. Two adult daughters: Sophie and Virginie, and a young son in Amsterdam. Loïc gave Johan diamonds of a criminal origin. Her husband Simon thought they were his and murdered her. Then he set out his hunt ...
Plot: female nudity, train, murder, half sister, diamond
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Big Man, Little Love (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece, Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hejar, meaning "Dispossessed", a little Kurdish orphan war victim, educates a Turkish judge!
Style: sincere, suspense, sentimental, banned film
Plot: racism, orphan, neighbor, injustice, nationalism, old man, kurd, children, political oppression, cultural difference, police, murder ...
Place: kurdistan, turkey
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49%
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Macbeth (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An adaptation of Shakespeare's play.
Plot: murder, child murder, suicide, shakespeare, shakespeare play, knife
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 34
Man-eater (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Kazakhstan. 1954. Copper mines. Concentration camp. In the center of the plot - a revolt which prisoners raised in protest against the inhuman treatment.
Plot: escape, violence, sadism, prisoner, murder, riot, suicide, investigation, helicopter, desert, son, cannibalism ...
Time: year 1954
Place: ussr, kazakhstan
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47%
Sleeping in Honey (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Officer Magdy investigates the suicide of a groom on his wedding night. he knows that the groom was impotent. Later he realizes that impotence is becoming an epidemic that spreads among all men. However, no one wants to declare that out of shame. A ...
Plot: fiancee, doctor, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, fear, shame, suicide, protest, journalist, clinic, train, sex ...
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47%
Awakening from the Dead (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The story takes place at the beginning of the bombing, both in Belgrade and in one small town in Serbia, at the end of March 1999. Forty-year-old Mickey, an unaccomplished writer, a disillusioned assistant professor at the Faculty of Fine Arts, a ...
Plot: bosnian war, grave, suicide, bombing, nato, friends, journalist, parent child relationship, father son relationship, murder, female nudity, old friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Sophiiiie! (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film starts in the early evening of a normal day: Sophie, a 20 year old girl, is pregnant and wanders through the night to get sure about her future life. Does she want to be a mother or do an abortion? Does she love her friend or not? Who is ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, touching, disturbing
Plot: self discovery, new love, self destructing, nightlife, loneliness, tragic event, moral dilemma, night, suicide, depression, abortion, controversy ...
Place: hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Useless Girl (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenage girl considered by everybody as "difficult" is sent to the village to live with her grandfather.
Plot: traumatic childhood, destiny, old man, teenage girl, village, loneliness, parents, aggression, female director
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Shadow (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Adapted from Peyami Safa’s novel Selma and Her Shadow, the movie tells the story of Selma. Selma (Görkem Yeltan) is the ultimate femme fatale whose alluring and seductive nature and irresistible charms exude an aura of death for men.
Style: neo noir
Plot: poem, femme fatale, suicide, murder, love, woman smoker, cigarette smoking
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Yumechiyo's Diary (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Yumechiyo, a geisha house madam recently diagnosed with a terminal illness, yearns to do something constructive with the little time she has left. Through her responsibility lies in taking care of her girls, she finds purpose in providing a man ...
Plot: love, dying, death, secret, guilt, police, death of father, father son relationship, son murders father, suicide, actor, geisha ...
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Adagio sostenuto (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The film tells the love story between Anna and José, while at the same time approaches the intersections of urban violence and artistic creation, nature and civilization, war and peace, life and death, abandon and union, showing that in the end of ...
Plot: classical music, love, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, faith, death, marriage, suicide, destiny, existentialism, screenwriter, film producer ...
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The Big Ceremonial (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fantasy is a favourite theme for directors, since it enables them to give vent to diabolical situations with unlimited licence. This film is of this category. It is the story of a jealous and protective mother who allows her son only home-made dolls ...
Plot: domineering mother, love, surrealism, murder, thief, victim, girl, first sexual experience, mother son relationship
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pinjra (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A respected village schoolteacher falls for a travelling dancer and faces a moral dilemma.
Plot: teacher, self destructing, disfigured face, murder, suicide, courtroom, tragic love, tragic event, village, redemption, squaw
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38%
Glass Labyrinth (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three heavily drunk friends break into the Zoo and kill a few deer...
Plot: student, neighbor, restaurant, friend, militia, suicide, birthday, night, drunk, zoo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Last Movie Star (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Vic Edwards was one of the biggest movie stars in the world, known for his mustachioed good looks and cocky swagger. With his Hollywood glory a distant memory, the now-octogenarian Vic is prompted to reassess his life with the passing of his beloved ...
Style: tense, sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: aging, old man, nostalgia, washed up star, hollywood, celebrity, depression, actor's life, artists and showbiz, loneliness, lifestyle, woman on top ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nashville tennessee, tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Rather English Marriage (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A squadron leader and a retired milkman decide to bury their differences and move in together after they are both widowed on the very same night. They become a companionable if odd couple, until their unlikely friendship is threatened by the arrival ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: senior citizen, widower, family relations, friendship, odd couple, social worker, social relations, friends, social differences, singleness, working class, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Macbeth (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In eleventh century Scotland, three witches foretell that Macbeth will become King, while Banquo will beget Kings. Macbeth accordingly has King Duncan slain, and is duly crowned in his place. But that's where his problems really begin...
Plot: king, murder, prophecy, child murder, witch, suicide, regicide, shakespeare, blood, knife
Time: middle ages
Place: scotland
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36%
Whispering Pages (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The pages that whisper through this brooding, beautiful tone poem are from nineteenth-century Russian literature, primarily Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment. An anonymous man wanders through decomposing, fog-enshrouded catacombs and encounters a ...
Style: spiritual, contemplative
Plot: alienation, existentialism, reflection, desperation, homelessness, poverty, water, religion, lion, murder, faith, surrealism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Nobody's Daughter (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An orphan girl suffers abuse from her adoptive parents.
Plot: adoption, child rape, orphan, coming of age, children, child abuse, poverty, fire, runaway, love, brutality, poisoning ...
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35%
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Men's Group (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: What lies in the hearts of men.
Plot: support group, regret, gambling, father son relationship, suicide, death of daughter, rabbit, loneliness, divorced father, child custody, psychology, parenthood ...
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34%
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A Lonely Woman (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The first motion picture film by Agnieszka Holland about loneliness, longing for affection, and misfortune. Irena, a postal delivery worker, is struggling with a inadequate housing, a drunk neighbor who wants to take her place, and a heartless boss, ...
Plot: youth, social injustice, school, pessimism, theft, misery, runaway, car accident, poverty, murder, suffocation, aunt ...
Place: eastern europe
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34%