Movies like The Brothers 1969

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The Brothers (1969)
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The Brothers (1969)
Original name: Kesyttömät veljekset
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two brothers, two different lifestyles collide. Eero is a young married man who opens up a print shop and struggles to get it going. Eki is a student with Marxist ideas, although he dates the daughter of a wealthy shipowner.
Plot: student, entrepreneur, advertising, socialism, middle class, small business, marxism, improv, brother brother relationship, social issues, pornography, printer
Time: 60s, 1960s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, entertaining, serious and realistic films with plots about student, brother brother relationship, female nudity, family relations, male female relationship, social issues and father son relationship mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Brothers: Skin, Skin (1966), China Is Near (1967), One Man's War (1973), Girl of Finland (1967), Fathers (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Skin, Skin (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mikko Niskanen's famous new wave film about the '60s urban intellectuals who get faced in the Finnish countryside with loads of beer.
Audience: teens
Plot: love, sexual revolution, movie star, male nudity, countryside, sex scene, infidelity, nature, camping, coming of age, drunk, holiday ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: finland
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95%
 6.7
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China Is Near (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A pair of working class lovers - a secretary and an accountant, scheme to marry into the rich landed gentry.
Plot: brother brother relationship, socialist, abortion, controversy, dog, brother sister relationship, villa, marxism, unrequited love, election, affair, politics ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy
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87%
 7.1
 132
One Man's War (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Man leaves his factory job and sells everything to buy an earth mover and start his own business, travelling from place to place with his wife and child. There is not enough work and he is eventually forced to emigrate after many hardships.
Style: social
Plot: poverty, construction site, entrepreneur, business ethics, marriage, unemployment, construction, business competition, failing business, small business, social issues, business ...
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86%
Girl of Finland (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A theater group is training for the play Lapualaisooppera. We see these young people hanging out and talking about what goes on around them.Also sexual matters are involved there and this girl, Tenu, becomes pregnant to Hessu. (IMDb)
Plot: society, rehearsal, university student, motherhood, morals, young adult, women in society, radicalism, theater, anti war, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 11
Fathers (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The film takes place in the first half of the 1960s. The protagonist of the picture is a young worker of the apparatus, Vladimir Novikov, a charming, educated, energetic person - a thriving functionary. Novikov has a young sweetheart - student ...
Plot: revenge, death, murder, construction site, taxi driver, father, worker, leadership, student
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: ussr, soviet union, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Kites Over Helsinki (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Epic tale about two generations of men in a wealthy Finnish family, spanning from the 1960s all the way through the early 1990s. The father has achieved his position as director of the family business through marrying the heiress. Their eldest son ...
Plot: family relations, father son relationship, wealth, family business, drugs, business ethics, rock, business, brother brother relationship, businessman, yuppie, wealthy family
Time: 1960s, 80s, 70s, 60s
Place: helsinki finland, eastern europe
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53%
 5.4
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Anna (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A doctor, her daughter, and her young housekeeper spend their summer on a remote island.
Plot: summer, loneliness, alcohol, female nudity, archipelago, single woman, chambermaid, emptiness, midsummer, island, sea, male female relationship ...
Place: eastern europe
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52%
Hard Feelings (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: It's 1963 and teenage Barnie has problems. School bullies are after him, his family is dysfunctional and his girl Leslie screws around. On the run from bullies, he hides in the African-American part of town and meets cute Winona.
Plot: caught having sex, racism, social issues, dysfunctional family, slut, school bully, teenager, love interest, interracial relations
Time: 60s, 1960s
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50%
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Night by the Seashore (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Middle-aged municipal architect Mikko is frustrated with his job and his marriage, so for years he has directed his energy into renovating a turn-of-the-century wooden villa on the seaside. One beautiful summer evening Mikko and his wife Liisa ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, dysfunctional marriage, friendship, midlife crisis, generation gap, social class, high society, older woman younger man relationship, trophy wife, boat, old friend, middle aged woman ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
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47%
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 13
The Saber (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Cadet Cameron O'Connor, class leader and computer whiz-kid, succumbs to the lure of Internet pornography, losing what he deems most precious - his relationship with Allison and his future at the Military Academy. A crisis of faith leads to his ...
Style: christian film
Plot: pornography, sex addict, strip club, internet, coma, teenage boy, ambulance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, surprise party, family relations, military ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 571
Sweet Thing (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: For Billie and Nico, life with their father is a roller-coaster ride of playfulness and unease. When he is in the grip of alcohol, tears flow and their apparently idyllic family life collapses. Their mostly absent and irresponsible mother is not ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: children, family problems, social issues, siblings relations, brother brother relationship, family relations, parents and children, adventure, drinking problem, life is a bitch, social problems, brother sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Here Is Your Life (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A working-class boy struggles to find himself through a series of jobs and romances.
Plot: socialism, foster parent, labor union, romance, grownups, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.1
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Brothers (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Estonia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Photographer Sami, maybe 35 and living in a loveless marriage, has to travel south to Pärnu, Estonia, to find his much younger brother Joni and get him back to Helsinki for treatment. Joni, around 20, is possibly fatally ill but would rather stay ...
Plot: cancer, video footage, happiness, love, death, age difference, leukemia, terminal illness, photographer, middle aged man, runaway, doctor ...
Place: estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Asphalt Lambs (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The story of a doomed young love in a small, narrow-minded town.
Plot: bad reputation, narrow mindedness, individuality, fall in love, fair, defamation, librarian, society, summer, sexual abuse, bare breasts, homosexual ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
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Love and Anger (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Five short stories with contemporary settings. In New York, people are indifferent to derelicts sleeping on sidewalks, to a woman's assault in front of an apartment building, and to a couple injured in a car crash. A man, stripped of his ...
Style: anthology
Plot: female director, male nudity, argument, actor, performance, student, flowers, politics, female nudity, pursuit, flower, dying man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 10
Boylets (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: School friends who pass the time stealing copper electric wires and steel, betting cash in online computer games and doing sexual services to gay patrons. Krys’ best friend Joef is the leader of the pack and he is turning eighteen and is leaving ...
Plot: lgbt, drag racing, gay, rain, fellatio, internet cafe, noodles, thief, student, settler, laptop, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 138
Zita (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Because "Tante Zita" main theme is death: a twenty-year old girl, Annie (Shimkus) lives with her mother and her aunt (both played by first-class actresses Suzanne Flon and Katina Paxinou). The auntie is dying, and for the first time in her ...
Plot: young woman, poverty, aunt, marxism, farmer, musician, female nudity, dying, cafe, stroke, grownups, student ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Home for Christmas (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Construction worker Urho Suomalainen, his factory-worker wife Sirkka, and their two school-age children dream about getting away from their cramped rental apartment and moving to a house of their own. Urho decides to build one from scratch, starting ...
Plot: worker, brass band, past, social criticism, labor union, working class, social issues, construction site, family relations, nostalgia
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 126
Hot Cat? (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This love story finds a lonely teacher resisting the advances of an interested co-worker. She is fearful of affection and relationships due to a previous romance that did not work out. The small-town school marm tries to help a male student who has ...
Plot: school, boat, lake, teacher, love, rebel, teacher student relationship, coming of age, flashback, female teacher, break up, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.0
 611
Dubbel-8 (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The arrival of a beautiful new stranger in town prompts two boys to spend their summer holidays enticing the young woman to act in a short-film. However their motivation is purely that of seeing her naked.
Plot: foster child, small town, filmmaking, blonde, cinema
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 244
Neon Heart (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Taking us on a journey into the minds and souls of three people, the film is a kaleidoscopic exploration of sexuality, desire and disability. Feature debut by Laurits Flensted-Jensen. The director, who graduated as a documentary director from the ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: rehabilitation, porn star, down syndrome, teenage boy, drug addict, hooliganism, life, social problems, social issues, social relations, society, problem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 39
Brothers (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Israel
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two brothers separated at birth find themselves years later in Israel. Dan, who chose a life of work, lives with his family in a kibbutz in the south. Aaron, his brother, doctor in philosophy and law and the Torah, arrives from the USA to defend the ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: brother brother relationship, brother brother reunion, social relations, brother brother conflict, conflict, marital argument, reunion, brawl, family reunited, brothers, politics, society ...
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Cookies & Cream (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A racially mixed single mother accepts an amateur porn gig to take care of her daughter and herself.
Plot: trust, pornography, smoking, hidden camera, horse and carriage, billiards, dating, porn industry, webcam, single mother, sushi, disco ball
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Feuten: Het Feestje (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Freshmen, seniors and alumni clash with each other, themselves, and the police during an Amsterdam fraternity's epic opening party.
Plot: police, party, student, abuse, lawyer, confrontation, kissing, mockery, fraternity, prank, ritual, swat team
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Amazing Women by the Sea (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the early 1960s, Bella, her husband Kajus and their young son, Thomas, spend seemingly endless holidays together. Next year the arrival of new neighbors, Rosa and Gabe and their two daughters, start changing their lives.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: feminism, friendship, parents and children, couple relations, gender, strong female presence, friends, family relations, couples, beach, summer vacation, swimwear ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Explosive Generation (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Peter Gifford is a likable, dedicated schoolteacher that teaches a senior life skills class. When student Janet Sommers brings up the topic of sex and dating, he asks students to write questions on the topic, and will cover them in the next class. ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: high school, student, teacher, hardcase students, society, hopes, youth, couples, urban ghetto, power relations, stoners, dedicated educator ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Radio Flyer (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A father reminisces about his childhood when he and his younger brother moved to a new town with their mother, her new husband and their dog, Shane. When the younger brother is subjected to physical abuse at the hands of their brutal stepfather, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: brother brother relationship, physical abuse, family relations, abuse, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, parents and children, domestic violence, radio, siblings relations, couple relations, stepfather ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: oklahoma, northern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Comrade Pedersen (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A drama focused on Norwegian society in the 1970s, an era politically influenced by Marxism and Leninism.
Plot: marxism, communism, political activist, communist, nude with glasses, high school, taking off shirt, smoking after sex, fish, blonde, sex scene, bare ass ...
Time: 70s, 1960s, 60s
Place: norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.4
 4K
Thanmathra (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A man leading a happy life with his loving wife and two children suddenly starts getting forgetful and lost. Then, he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease leaving his family devastated.
Plot: alzheimer's disease, student, family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, song, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.8
 152
Brothers (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The script of this film was very loose and most of the dialog was improvised by the cast
Style: psychological, suspense, sincere, captivating, contemplative
Plot: father son relationship, father son reunion, brother brother relationship, family relations, birthday party, inheritance, death, brother, troubled past, haunted by the past, father son estrangement, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%