Movies like Rockabilly Requiem

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Rockabilly Requiem (2016)
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Rockabilly Requiem (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: West Germany, 1982: Hubertus and Sebastian are fighting for their Future against their fathers. Their unconditional love for Punk Princess Debbie and the raw power of Alternative Rockabilly Music are the only statements of Freedom in this little nowhere town. Everything else around them is boundaries and pressure. But they decide to run and live their truth. Big cast, Great Young Actors, emotional and intense, Original Soundtrack by German Rockabilly Bands.
Plot: music band, friendship, suicide, tattoo, violent father, alcoholic father, audition, abuse, alcoholic mother, siblings, female mechanic
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and sincere films with plots about music band, friendship, youth, friends, family relations, hopes and suicide mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Rockabilly Requiem: Hated (2012), 8000 Miles (2009), Kinshasa Kids (2012), Our Song (2000), Solanin (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hated (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
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8000 Miles (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
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Kinshasa Kids (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 85 min.
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Our Song (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 99 min.
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77%
Not Fade Away (2012)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 112 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 110 min.
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Story: Three intertwining stories about women, who end up in a psychiatric clinic...
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 90 min.
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Dogs in Space (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
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50%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
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Here and There (2012)
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Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological
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