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My Mermaid, My Lorelei (2013)
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My Mermaid, My Lorelei (2013)
Original name: Моя Русалка, моя Лореляй
Genre: Drama
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A romantic story unfolding in a beautiful village by the sea. The protagonists are 14-year-old Fedor and 18-year-old Nyurka. Fedor has long been interested in the girl, but was too shy to talk to her. He is an ordinary boy who enjoys riding his bike, while Nyurka is almost an actress. Her favorite book is 'Angelique and the King', a novel that defines the way she looks at life. She has often imagined being cast in the title role in a film. When she becomes close friends with Fedor, she assigns him a part from the novel as well. A film showing that love has no age. True feelings can change people and make them grow up. And love is a magical and pure feeling that can awaken courage in hearts.
Plot: love, prostitute, best friends, first love, youth, friendship, beach, kiss, actress, friendship between boys, coming of age, model, memories

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and semi serious films with plots about coming of age, friendship, youth, love, friendship between boys, teenage boy and friends mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like My Mermaid, My Lorelei: O Capacete Dourado (2007), Welcome Home (2015), Rip-Off (1971), Last Summer (1969), Hollow City (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
O Capacete Dourado (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 83 min.
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95%
 6.3
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Welcome Home (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is the story of two childhood friends - Lucas (a 16-year-old high-schooler) and Bert (a mechanic’s apprentice) - who flee the suffocating fish bowl that their killjoy families’ lives have become. Lucas, still quite immature, finds a “big ...
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 6.4
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Rip-Off (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
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51%
 7.1
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: sincere, serious, talky, psychological, disturbing ...
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Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.0
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Hollow City (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Angola, Portugal
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of children, fleeing the war, is taken to Luanda accompanied by a nun. When they reach the aeroplane, 12-year-old N'Dala decides to leave the group and to reconnoitre the city. The nun then starts her unceasing quest for the missing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Losers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 97 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 67 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 89 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: sexual, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
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Style: realistic, serious, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.1
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Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Movie in collections
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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