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For Some Inexplicable Reason (2014)
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For Some Inexplicable Reason (2014)
Original name: VAN valami furcsa és megmagyarázhatatlan
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A trip to Lisbon helps a nerdy guy who is quickly approaching 30 finally get his mojo back.
Plot: job seeking, airplane ticket, washing dishes, house party, ex girlfriend, school bully, breakup, bully, argument, cafe, bar
Place: lisbon portugal, budapest hungary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about friendship, bar, friends, husband wife relationship, society, bully and redemption mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like For Some Inexplicable Reason: Pavithram (1994), Trees Lounge (1996), Daytime Drinking (2008), A Bag of Hammers (2011), The Witness (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pavithram (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
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Trees Lounge (1996)
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Country: USA
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Daytime Drinking (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Hyuk-Jin has just broken up with his girlfriend and decides to take a trip to Jeongseon in the province of Gangwon-do. The next day, his friends are too hung over to get up, so Hyuk-Jin makes his way to his destination alone. A trip of opportunity ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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A Bag of Hammers (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two misfit best friends incapable of growing up, whose direction is tested by an abandoned child, worn beyond his years; together they invent the family they've always needed.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good, humorous
Plot: misfit, argument, criminal, waitress, fight, bully, suicide, single parent, friendship, dysfunctional family, buddies, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Witness (1969)
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Country: Hungary
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Known as the best satire about communism, banned for over a decade in Hungary. 'The Witness' has become a cult classic, well received by critics and general audiences when it was finally released outside of Hungary. 'The Witness' ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
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Time: 50s, 1950s
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The Good Heart (2009)
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Country: Iceland, Denmark, USA, France, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Brian Cox stars as Jacques, the curmudgeonly owner of a gritty New York dive bar that serves as home to a motley assortment of professional drinkers. Jacques is determinedly drinking and smoking himself to death when he meets Lucas (Dano), a ...
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Sparkler (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Melba is a Californian trailer-park girl who is told to look for three kings by a phone psychic, and when she meets three guys - Trent, Brad and Joel traveling to Las Vegas, she decides they are those kings and joins them on a trip. In Vegas she ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, stylized
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Mondays in the Sun (2002)
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Duration: 113 min.
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A Report on the Party and the Guests (1966)
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Duration: 76 min.
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Last Night at the Alamo (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
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