Movies like Takiaispallo

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Takiaispallo (1970)
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Takiaispallo (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Aaro Saarinen is a foreman in the paper mill. The new generation continually questions his authority in both at work and at home.
Plot: teenager, youth, family relations, children, rock musician, rock band, domestic violence, unfaithful husband, job, teenage girl, alcohol, cheating, housewife, troubled teen, father son relationship, factory, mother daughter relationship, car accident, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, generation gap, middle class, small town, marital problem, husband wife relationship, shotgun ...
Time: 70s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, serious and captivating films with plots about family relations, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, teenager, teenage girl and coming of age mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Takiaispallo: Heartbeats (2009), A Friend's Betrayal (1996), Bankett für Achilles (1975), The Sole Witness (1990), Little Girl Blue (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Heartbeats (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "Encounter". Seven stories of women. Occasionally intersecting with each other in everyday situations. Parallel episodes of hope and abandonment, addiction and infidelity, but also friendship and trust.
Style: touching, captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: marital problem, family relations, discrimination, adultery, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, racism, secret, cheating, junkie, immigrants, mother son relationship ...
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95%
A Friend's Betrayal (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two childhood friends grow up. One has a family and the other has a career. One relationship may make or break a family. Paul, the teenage son, must decide what he wants for his future. While family would like to make that decision for him. Watch as ...
Plot: birthday party, old friend, middle aged woman, golden gate bridge, teenage girl, teenager, older woman younger man relationship, high school, breakup, family relations, female artist, photographer ...
Place: san francisco
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81%
Bankett für Achilles (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For thirty years, Karl Achilles has been working at the chemical collective in Bitterfeld. But now his last day as a master at the plant has come. He is about to retire; even if Karl, who finds ending his working life difficult, wanted to stay on, ...
Style: amateur film
Plot: professional rivalry, aging, death, factory, father son relationship, working conditions, farewell, worker, drinking alcohol, family relations, job, drinking ...
Place: gdr, german democratic republic, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Sole Witness (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Story: When a tired factory worker Christo Panov (Oleg Borisov) going home from work gets embroiled with a dispute with a bus driver, leading to threats of assault by the driver, that's bad enough. Then an irate passenger files charges against the ...
Plot: legal system, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, apartment, factory worker, husband wife relationship, threat, witness, working class, apology, factory, defamation, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Little Girl Blue (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Julie is a woman who seemingly has everything. A handsome husband, teenage daughter and a thriving, undemanding job as a translator and now even a new dream house ... But she also has a secret that is slowly changing her idyllic life...
Plot: family relations, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, midlife crisis, female protagonist, female director, piano, male nudity, older woman younger man relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
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The Unpolished (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stevie, a precocious 14-year-old girl must cope with the instabilities of her immoderate parents. When they decide to move to a small provincial town in Germany, Stevie attempts to slip into a normal life. Whilst her parents playfully escape their ...
Style: realistic, captivating, sincere, serious
Plot: generation gap, dysfunctional family, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, parent child relationship, moving, female director, teenager, drug dealer, debt, unfaithful husband, photograph ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Naked Harbour (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Naked Harbour is a movie about Finnish love in the year 2011. It is a story about people who seek love and acceptance at any cost. During one winter week all its characters face something irreversible.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, human nature, couples, innocence lost, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), woman on top, single mother, prostitute, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, russian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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57%
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Star Boys (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Through the eyes of two 12-year-old boys, the sexual revolution arrives in a conservative and religious small town in Northern Finland.
Style: surprise ending, disturbing, sexy, thought provoking, captivating
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: sexual revolution, infidelity, marriage crisis, brawl, cheating, dysfunctional marriage, alcohol, strained relationship, suicide, birthday party, friendship, wife leaves husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: finland, europe
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54%
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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: trophy wife, father daughter relationship, generation gap, midlife crisis, dysfunctional marriage, friendship, social class, high society, older woman younger man relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), middle aged, male nudity ...
Time: 80s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Almost 18 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Almost 18 is a charming and unaffected film about five 17-year-old guys from Helsinki in 2010. Karri, Peter, André, Akseli and Joni dream, party, love and boast like only teenage males can.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, touching, homoerotic
Plot: teenager, friendship, father son relationship, adulthood, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son estrangement, death of father, parenthood, coming of age, mother son relationship, female director ...
Place: eastern europe
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53%
Black and White (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Juha is a sales manager of a refrigerator company. His perfect-looking family and glittering array of modern kitchen appliances have just been featured in a magazine article, but in reality Juha is a womanising chauvinist more at home on the road ...
Plot: partying, dysfunctional marriage, dancing, model, female nudity, male nudity, love, 19 year old, marketing, older man younger woman relationship, love triangle, middle aged man ...
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52%
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Foxes (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of friends come of age in the asphalt desert of the San Fernando Valley, as set to a blazing soundtrack and endless drinking, drugs and sex.
Style: gloomy, rough, realistic, serious, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, teenager, alcohol abuse, hollywood, drug abuse, addiction, friends, family relations, self discovery, parents and children, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Goodbye Trainmen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Veturimiehet heiluttaa on 4. syyskuuta 1992 ensi-iltansa saanut suomalainen elokuva. Elokuva on kuvattu suurimmaksi osaksi Porissa. Veturimiehet heiluttaa sai ensi-iltansa Ruotsissa 26. maaliskuuta 1993.
Plot: train, flashback, drink, seduction, neighbor, apartment building, teenager, murder, small town, death, grave, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
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48%
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Hard Country (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ambitious young Jodie wants more out of life than the small Texas country town she lives in has to offer. Jodie realizes that in order to pursue her dreams she will have to leave Texas and move to the big city. However, her shiftless factory worker ...
Plot: small town, factory, dancing, pickup truck, truck, couples, coming of age, blonde, white panties, panties, cowboy hat, voyeurism ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Chosen Ones (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sofia, 14 years old, is in love with Ulises. Because of him, in spite of him, she is forced into a prostitution network in Mexico. To set her free, Ulises will have to find another girl to replace her. Adapted from Jorge Volpi’s novel, set in the ...
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, touching, contemplative, suspenseful ...
Plot: teenage prostitution, prostitution, following someone, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, emotional blackmail, father son relationship, teenage girl, teenager, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
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Miss Sweden (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Moa is in her early 20s, works at a factory and lives by herself in a cottage in the forest. She is a vegan and follows her friends and demonstrations, mostly to fit in. But at home, by herself, she listens to pop music and use make-up.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: demonstration, feminist, vegetarian, small town, family relations, youth, teenage life, friendship, mother daughter relationship, aging, adoption, feminism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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46%
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Beyond (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A poignant story, told with sincerity and humor, about a young woman´s dramatic childhood and about her grief and the struggle to move on. Noomi Rapace plays the main character in her first feature after the success with the Millennium trilogy and ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, domestic violence, dysfunctional family, introspection, haunted by the past, parents and children, family problems, alcoholic father, abusive father, husband wife relationship, dying woman, child abuse ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Home of Dark Butterflies (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Haunted by his traumatic past and cautious about the prospects of an uncertain future, a fourteen year old boy named Juhani winds up in an isolated boys' home known as The Island. Juhani (Niilo Syvaoja) has been shuttled between foster homes ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: island, teenager, isolation, friendship, youth, family relations, family problems, haunted by the past, couple relations, school, dark secret, juvenile delinquent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Miriam Lies (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Dominican Republic, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shy girl Miriam is waiting to celebrate her 15th birthday and she wants to invite her guy. So far they’ve only chatted online, and the anticipated blind date only complicates things.
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, thought provoking, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: coming of age, lie, teenage girl, racism, mother daughter relationship, family drama, teenager, racial prejudice, middle class, couples, love and romance, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the support of her parents (Sharon Gless & Frank Converse), an Arizona adolescent (Helen Hunt) overcomes severe injuries to run in a 10K race.
Plot: running, teenager, high school, female athlete, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, athlete, accident, race, hit by a car, runner ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, love and romance, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, secret, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Charter (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway, Denmark
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a recent and difficult divorce, Alice hasn't seen her children in two months as she awaits a custody verdict. When her son calls her in the middle of the night, Alice takes action, abducting the children on an illicit charter trip to the ...
Style: sincere, realistic, touching, captivating, serious
Plot: custody battle, family relations, on the run, family conflict, abduction, father son relationship, children, husband wife conflict, resort, female director, mother daughter conflict, cocktail ...
Place: scandinavia, sweden, eastern europe
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41%
April's Daughter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with Clara, her half sister. Valeria has not wanted her long-absent mother, April, to find out about her pregnancy, but due to the economic strain and the overwhelming responsibility of having ...
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, melancholic
Plot: teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, teenage pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, baby, mother daughter conflict, infidelity, sister sister relationship, teenage mother, real estate agent, older woman younger man sex, deep cleavage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Wind of Change (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Taking its title from Harold Macmillan's widely-reported Cape Town speech about the process of decolonisation in Africa, The Wind of Change showed the other side of the coin: the impact of colonial immigration at 'home'. The film ...
Plot: brother sister relationship, father son relationship, racism, husband wife relationship, interracial relations, family relations, working class family, race riot, generation gap, bar, working class, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Cold Water (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An outer suburb of Paris, 1972. Gilles and Christine, both sixteen, are classmates and lovers who have become frustrated with the aloofness of their families and the general monotony of their lives. When the pair are caught shoplifting, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: youth, family relations, rebelliousness, unfulfilled love, teenage life, romance, unfulfillment, kids in trouble, parents and children, dysfunctional family, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coming of age ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 2K
A Man's Job (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Juha is 38 years old and has three small children and a depressed wife. He sees himself as strong and believes a man should provide for his family. But one day Juha is fired from his job. Ashamed, he weaves a web of lies to hide the fact from his ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: prostitution, family relations, unemployment, couples, family problems, hidden identity, prostitute, life is a bitch, dishonesty, career change, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 6K
Frozen Land (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a schoolteacher is sacked, he projects his bad mood at his troubled teenage son. The son, in turn, buys a CD player from a pawnshop with counterfeit money. This starts a chain reaction of misery as every victim projects his problems on to ...
Style: bleak, emotional, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: depression, domestic violence, fired from the job, family relations, alcoholic, drug abuse, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, family problems, strong sexual content, estrangement, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 15K
Columbus (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a renowned architecture scholar falls suddenly ill during a speaking tour, his son Jin finds himself stranded in Columbus, Indiana - a small Midwestern city celebrated for its many significant modernist buildings. Jin strikes up a friendship ...
Style: touching, captivating, sincere
Plot: father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, small town, coma, korean american, architecture, library, heart attack, guide, hospital, translator, librarian ...
Time: 2010s
Place: indiana, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.9
 336K
Boyhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.
Style: depressing, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, marital problem, divorce, childhood, stepsister stepsister relationship, divorced parents, abusive husband, parents and children, teenage life, teenager, youth, classmates ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2012, 2010s ...
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
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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, lake, boat, rebel, break up, falling in love, loneliness, hypocrite, drunkard, alcohol, teaching, conservative ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%