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, suicide, train, dream, old man, elderly, night, retirement, murder, sunrise, coincidence, nostalgia, homelessness

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Most similar movies to Return ticket

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sincere, experimental and sentimental films with plots about suicide, murder, loneliness, old man, love, father son relationship and train mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Return ticket: Praxis (2008), Lighter Fluid (2016), Dog's Night Song (1983), Saving Grace (1998), At the First Breath of Wind (2002). 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: dream, tattoo, loneliness, bisexual, pill, skinny dipping, male nudity, pills, gay interest, gay
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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, surrealism, skateboard, skateboarding, pregnancy, death, sex, drug, drugs
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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: band, astrology, murder, cripple, underground, priest, suicide, amateur detective, hungarian, avant-garde, explosive, punk
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77%
 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: suicide, street kid, delusion, murder, flashback, trust, religion, crucifix, miraculous event, memory lapse
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: nightmare, water, sleeping, nature, river, old man, countryside, train, summer, moon, very little dialogue, dream ...
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60%
 5.1
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Maya Dardel (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An internationally respected poet announces she is going to kill herself and needs an heir and executor. Young writers drive up the mountain to compete for the position and are challenged intellectually, emotionally, and erotically.
Plot: suicide, poet, loneliness, cunnilingus, seductress, open ending
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59%
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: friendship, inheritance, loneliness, province, love, brother sister relationship, mining town, rivalry, father daughter relationship, death of father, librarian, suicide ...
Place: russia
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56%
 6.6
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Macbeth (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An adaptation of Shakespeare's play.
Plot: child murder, suicide, murder, knife, shakespeare
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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 ...
Plot: holocaust, box, cemetery, marriage, guilt, horse, church, suicide, train, fire, orthodox jew, betrayal ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, year 1945
Place: hungary
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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: methamphetamine, homelessness, urban setting, gay, drugs, gay latino, suicide, closeted homosexual, male nudity
Place: san francisco
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49%
 5.7
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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: diamond, female nudity, train, murder, half sister
Place: amsterdam
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48%
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: banned film, sincere, sentimental, suspense
Plot: orphan, children, old man, cultural difference, racism, neighbor, political oppression, nationalism, injustice, prejudice, police, murder ...
Place: kurdistan, turkey
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46%
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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: atrocity, old man, political prisoner, escape, violence, sadism, prisoner, murder, rebellion, power, terror, suicide ...
Time: year 1954
Place: kazakhstan, ussr, soviet union
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45%
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: protest, fear, brothel, husband wife relationship, suicide, discussion, groom, impotence, silence, fiancee, epidemic, clinic ...
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45%
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: grave, suicide, gun, nato, bombing, journalist, parent child relationship, friends, murder, female nudity, father son relationship, old friend ...
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45%
 7.1
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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: touching, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: self discovery, new love, self destructing, nightlife, loneliness, self destruction, tragic event, depression, controversy, night, abortion, suicide ...
Place: hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
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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: cigarette smoking, poem, femme fatale, suicide, murder, woman smoker, love
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40%
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The Forest (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The action of the film takes place in two periods of time. An old man leads his son through a forest, and is simultaneously under his care confined to bed with a deadly illness.
Style: mystical
Plot: old man, death of father, father son relationship, forest, murder, life & death, bedridden, dying father
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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: female director, destiny, teenage girl, loneliness, aggression, village, old man, parents
Place: ussr, soviet union
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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: screenwriter, female protagonist, loneliness, marriage, life after death, widow, murder, tragedy, bible, letter, existentialism, love ...
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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: arrest, actor, police, father son relationship, witness, river, death of father, guilt, murder, suicide, accidental death, hot spring ...
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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: first sexual experience, victim, girl, surrealism, overbearing mother, love, thief, murder, domineering mother, mother son relationship
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: disturbing, psychological, captivating, tense, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: old man, nostalgia, washed up star, hollywood, depression, actor's life, celebrity, aging, injury, artists and showbiz, loneliness, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: militia, night, suicide, restaurant, birthday, student, neighbor, friend, zoo, drunk
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36%
Nobody's Daughter (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An orphan girl suffers abuse from her adoptive parents.
Plot: orphan, child rape, love, pedophilia, murder, torture, brutality, exploitation, suicide, poisoning, slavery, rape ...
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35%
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, humorous, touching
Plot: friendship, family relations, odd couple, widower, elderly, dealing with death, starting over, parents and children, singleness, working class, social differences, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
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35%
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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: blood, witch, child murder, knife, suicide, prophecy, regicide, king, murder, shakespeare
Place: scotland
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35%
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 ...
Plot: faith, homelessness, religion, poverty, lion, murder, humiliation, reflection, desperation, surrealism, water, hiding place
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34%
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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, divorced father, child custody, death of daughter, father son relationship, suicide, regret, loneliness, rabbit, gambling, australian, parenthood ...
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33%
The Christmas Wife (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The Christmas Wife is a made-for-cable television drama based on a story by Helen Norris. An aging and recent widower, not wanting to spend his first Christmas alone, responds to an ad in the newspaper which reads: "You are not alone. We make ...
Plot: old man, music box, christmas dinner, married woman, old woman, widower, weekend, loneliness, cabin, companion, secret, christmas present ...
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