Movies like Novak

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Novak (2009)
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Novak (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Lucia arrives to Buenos Aires with a mission, take care of a Hungarian filmmaker invited to present his film at the Buenos Aires Independent Film Festival. Lucia meets Pablo, who introduces himself as the angel of prestigious film director Béla Tarr. Lucia and Pablo will join Laszlo Novak in a tragic adventure, moving heaven and earth to find his lost film.
Plot: angel, fog, sky, choir, bus, heaven, key, director, festival, badge, confusion, hungarian
Place: buenos aires argentina

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Most similar movies to Novak

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and light films with plots about angel, love, heaven, destiny, death, redemption and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Novak: Boxers Go to Heaven (1967), Angel John (2009), Michael (1996), Interview (1987), An Angel of the Lord (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Boxers Go to Heaven (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tragicomic story about a former boxing champion, unbeaten in the ring, but beaten by alcohol.
Plot: heaven, boxer, hospital, resurrection, boxing, cemetery, alcohol abuse
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95%
 2.7
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Angel John (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Maradonna (Shanthnoo) is an aimless youngster who likes to waste his time doing practically nothing other than fooling around. For him everything in life is Oru Rasam (just fun). He likes to take the easy way out and lacks focus in his life. He is ...
Plot: angel, illegal drugs, money, children, death, desire, irresponsible, internet cafe, suicidal thoughts, slacker, guardian angel, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 5.7
 41K
Michael (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tabloid reporters are sent by their editor to investigate after the paper recieves a letter from a woman claiming an angel is living with her.
Style: feel good, humorous, uplifting, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: angel, fish out of water, happy ending, romance, supernatural, supernatural ability, on the road, road trip, disorder, dog, journalism, destiny ...
Place: illinois, iowa, chicago illinois, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.0
 3K
Interview (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Federico Fellini welcomes us into his world of film making with a mockumentary about his life in film, as a Japanese film crew follows him around.
Style: surreal, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: journalism, lifestyle, love and romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz, performer's life, safari, old age, making of, artistic creation, actor playing himself, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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An Angel of the Lord (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A screwup angel is exiled from the Heaven down to Earth, incarnated as a beggar.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, sincere, captivating, light
Plot: angel, heaven, devil, god, love, church, hourglass, beggar, virgin mary, tasks, choir, disguise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.8
 219
Tobi (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story about a little boy who grows a pair of wings on his back, giving him the appearance of an angel. The boy draws the attention of his community including doctors, scientists and schoolmates. The wings are surgically removed but eventually ...
Plot: doctor, parable, bird, working class, flying, wings, surrealism, surgery, angel, amusement park, father son relationship, mutation ...
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Defending Your Life (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an afterlife resembling the present-day US, people must prove their worth by showing in court how they have demonstrated courage.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, heaven, destiny, romance, fall in love, starting over, hopes, supernatural, couple relations, imaginary, life & death, death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Delivering Milo (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A guardian angel has 24 hours to convince a soul that life on Earth is worth the effort.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, captivating, offbeat
Plot: guardian angel, family relations, pregnancy, angel, ghost, redemption, family life, hopes, death, tour guide, hospital, husband wife relationship ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Chiba appears seven days before a person dies an unexpected death. His job is to observe the person for seven days then decide either to ‘execute’ or ‘pass over’. Today, again, in the rain, he waits. His subject, her death due in seven days, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, stylized, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, workplace situations, betrayal, angel, changing the past or future, destiny, future dystopia, hopes, out of the way, gangsters, grim reaper, inventions and discoveries ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Angels of Everyday (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a best-selling novel by Michal Viewegh, Angels of everyday focuses on a few intimate family members: a recently widowed young doctor Ester; a school canteen cook and her son; a driving instructor, his wife, and their closest relatives.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, light, psychotronic
Plot: angel, stalking, husband wife relationship, coincidence, loss of family member, death, depression, mother son relationship, help, female director, hugging, classroom ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Darling, I Am Going Out For Cigarettes and I Will Be Right Back (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film takes places in different time periods and countries. It narrates the story of a common man, who after entering into a deal with a strange character with superpowers, has the possibility of going back to his own past and to live again his ...
Plot: back in time, breasts, goat, struck by lightning, supernatural power, immortality
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 186
A Bus Came… (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five episodes connects on a magic bus in the center of Budapest.
Plot: bus, city, accident, bus driver, street, morning, sidewalk, travel, bus stop, trip, shoes, red shoes ...
Place: budapest, budapest hungary, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Let There Be Light! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: God comes to Earth in order to make a film.
Plot: bible, typewriter, hebrew, jewish, angel, switching bodies, satire, hollywood sign, cockroach, devil, asteroid, tv set ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
 365
Suicide Bus (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young girl named Mitsuki receives a ticket for a bus tour from her uncle. The tour appears to be normal (expect that everyone appears to be quite sombre), but Mitsuki learns its true purpose: the other passengers and the tour manager have a ...
Plot: bus, mass suicide, suicide, debt, tour bus, seaside, bus driver, depression, sightseeing, farce, ventriloquism, road trip ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Discovery of Heaven (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Netherlands, UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Disappointed with humanity, God wants to revoke his contract with humanity and wants to take back the stone tablets containing the ten commandments. To this end an angel is sent out to affect the personal lives of three humans so an appropriate ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, tense, sentimental
Plot: superhuman powers, angel, heaven, religions or cults, supernatural ability, parent child relationship, supernatural, miraculous event, love triangle, hopes, attempted murder, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, amsterdam, cuba, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 528
Ice Angel (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Matt, a male hockey player who dies in a game and comes back to life as Sara Bryan, a female figure skater due to an accident made by an angel that caused the hockey player to die. Both share the dream of competing in the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, touching
Plot: reincarnation, rebirth, angel, competition, ice hockey, coach, misunderstanding, ice skater, gender bending, heaven, skating, olympics ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Heart and Souls (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman is reunited with the four lost souls who were his guardian angels during childhood, all with a particular purpose to joining the afterlife.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, angel, ghost, supernatural, redemption, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, love, reincarnation, fear of commitment, happy ending, life philosophy ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1959, 90s, 60s ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Damned on earth (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany
Story: The ordinary Hell official Amon is assigned with a strange task by Luzifer: Together with the chaotic, sex-crazed Samsaveel, he is in charge of stopping Belial, Prince of Hell, who's gone out of control. In order to claim the thrones of Heaven ...
Plot: heaven, shot to death, thunder, hell, angel, earth
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Pak! Pak! My Dr. Kwak! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Angelo dreams of creating a medicine that could cure his father’s illness. With some knowledge about medicinal herbs, he makes a living as a faith healer. Everyone believes him, except Cielo Delos Santos, a doctor who swears to do everything to ...
Plot: angel, witch doctor, sidekick, mud, pig, hospital, gas mask, heaven, nun, abduction, doctor, loan shark ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Toto the Hero (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Thomas and Alfred were born around the same time; a fire in the nursery had nurses scrambling to save the newborns. Because he felt that he deserved Alfred's good fortune at being born into a wealthy family, Thomas conceives the idea that he ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, sentimental
Plot: aging, family relations, childhood, social differences, human nature, siblings relations, haunted by the past, couple relations, youth, coming of age, love and romance, golden years ...
Time: 90s, future, near future
Place: germany, europe, egypt, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 338
Earth Angel (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a prom queen dies in 1962, her only means of entering Heaven is by returning to 1990 earth, to assist friends from her youth.
Plot: ex boyfriend, heaven, redemption, love, prom queen, high school
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings (1988)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Cuba, Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An elderly man with wings is blown off course during a tropical storm in this symbolic fantasy. The Old Man lands near a Caribbean island where a poor family gives him shelter in a chicken coop. Father Gonzaga is the skeptical priest who rushes to ...
Plot: stranger, crab, superstition, husband wife relationship, wings, spider, baby, poverty, glowing eyes, angel, news report, bus ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A naive business graduate is installed as president of a manufacturing company as part of a stock scam.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, satirical, surreal ...
Plot: fighting the system, suicide, corruption, industry, journalism, newspaper, secretary, psychiatrist, success, change of luck, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1958, year 1959 ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 669
The Sandman (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: One fine morning, Benno finds sand in his bed. While he tries to ignore this at first, he soon must realize that he himself is loosing the sand.
Style: humorous, light, unusual plot structure, feel good, contemplative
Plot: parallel world, virtual reality, musician, chase, employer employee relationship, public, sand, spaghetti, artist, running, telephone, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 24
Este cura (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Soledad has returned to the city single and with a son. Her father has taken she home, and the people village are trying to Major ejects she from the place. However, Pedro, the Major believes that the initiative has to start from the priest. So the ...
Plot: baby, prayer, stuttering, religion, choir, baptism, single mother, mayor, explosion, illegitimate child, chicken, wedding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 33K
Angel-A (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A beautiful and mysterious woman helps an inept scam artist get his game together...but is their meeting purely coincidence?
Style: philosophical, semi serious, intellectual, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: angel, loneliness, life philosophy, low self esteem, romance, french, fall in love, gangsters, supernatural romance, love story, disorder, suicide attempt ...
Time: 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
City of Women (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A businessman finds himself trapped at a hotel and threatened by women en masse.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, clever, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: feminism, sexual relations, satire, hostages, politics, battle of the sexes, disorder, couples, hostage, strong female presence, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 4K
Takeshis' (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Beat Takeshi lives the busy and sometimes surreal life of a showbiz celebrity. One day he meets his blond lookalike named Kitano, a shy convenience store cashier, who, still an unknown actor, is waiting for his big break. After their paths cross, ...
Style: surreal, stylized, semi serious, non-linear, mind bending ...
Plot: surrealism, obsession, lifestyle, actor's life, dark humor, identity crisis, showbiz, wannabe, lookalikes, audition, postmodernism, taxi driver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Twelve Days of Christmas Eve (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Calvin Carter, a successful business executive, has it all, but neglects those closest to him. On Christmas Eve, all that changes when the sign on his office building falls on him. He awakes in a hospital bed, attended to by Angie, a nurse who soon ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: hospital, christmas, redemption, self discovery, introspection, friendship, couple relations, disorder, misfit, holiday, selfishness, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Milagro Beanfield War (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In Milagro, a small town in the American Southwest, Ladd Devine plans to build a major new resort development. While activist Ruby Archuleta and lawyer/newspaper editor Charlie Bloom realize that this will result in the eventual displacement of the ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, captivating, inspirational ...
Plot: small town, ethnic conflict, village life, small town life, politics, racial tension, racism, water, farm, police, justice, magic ...
Time: 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, texas, england, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%