Movies like Sauna 1992

If you like "Sauna" you are looking for movies about / with politics, theft, deception, communism, sauna, emigration and foreigner themes of Comedy and Drama genre shot in Poland.
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Sauna (1992)
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Sauna (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film based on a simple situation: several men talk in the sauna.
Plot: politics, theft, deception, communism, sauna, emigration, foreigner, bathtub, debate, iron curtain, vodka, martial law, solidarity, sweat, shower, joke, discussion, towel, steam
Time: 80s
Place: eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and captivating films with plots about politics, society, friendship, communism, family relations, female nudity and satire mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Sauna: Blind Chance (1987), Johnnie Waterman (1993), All My Friends Part 2 (1982), 12:08 East of Bucharest (2006), Nowhere (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blind Chance (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Witek runs after a train. Three variations follow on how such a seemingly banal incident could influence the rest of Witek's life.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: train, destiny, politics, chance, airplane, infidelity, self discovery, polish, militant, couples, espionage, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: poland, libya, europe, new jersey, tokyo ...
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95%
Johnnie Waterman (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the road wandering minstrel finds a mare, which, upholstered and sickly, is dying. He buries mare and casts a curse in the village where the animal was tortured. In the village lives Jańcio, a philosopher, a man loving life and his young wife, ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, surreal, semi serious
Plot: miraculous event, supernatural ability, desire for fame, supernatural, elderly, couples, crime and punishment, dishonesty, rise and fall, on the road, countryside, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: poland, europe
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All My Friends Part 2 (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. All My Friends Part 2 (Italian: Amici miei Atto II) is a 1982 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Monicelli. It is the sequel to Amici miei of 1975. The movie features Paolo Stoppa in one of his last roles. ...
Style: italian comedy
Plot: male friendship, joke, friendship between men, friend
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: italy
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79%
12:08 East of Bucharest (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It's the 22nd of December. Sixteen years have passed since the revolution, and in a small town Christmas is about to come. Piscoci, an old retired man is preparing for another Christmas alone. Manescu, the history teacher, tries to keep up with ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: friendship, politics, elderly, state affairs, holiday, communism, retired, dictatorship, small town, husband wife relationship, telephone call, anniversary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania, eastern europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Nowhere (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain, Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a country (alluded to be Chile) under dictatorship, a police night raid comes up with a few usual anti-regime suspects. They are sent to a camp in the middle of nowhere. Their friends on the outside start to plan their escape.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: politics, society, political prisoner, dictator, escape, isolation, rebelliousness, abduction, kidnapping, drive away, foreigner, dictatorship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, italy, chile
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63%
Daimler-Benz Limousine (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two brothers of German heritage live in the Polish town of Poznan. Michal is the sensitive brother who likes literature, Andrzej is the daredevil with no intellectual bent, and between the two of them, they steal the German consul's ...
Style: pre war
Plot: writing, theft, murder, high school, fascism, nazism, limousine, consul, disciple
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63%
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La chinoise (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small group of French students are studying Mao, trying to find out their position in the world and how to change the world to a Maoistic community using terrorism.
Style: humorous, clever, thought provoking, biting, talky ...
Plot: politics, revolution, university, new wave, crimes, deadly, society, state affairs, youth, rebellion, lifestyle, rebelliousness ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france, europe, usa, britain
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Philippine Science (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Amidst the chaos of Martial Law in this Third World country in the 1980s, six teenagers in the top high school for the sciences discover themselves as they go through the joys and pains of adolescence. They were the top two hundred students from all ...
Plot: school, revolution, martial law, coming of age, high school, science
Time: year 1986, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Living on Tokyo Time (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When her visa expires, a young Japanese immigrant in San Francisco agrees to marry a Japanese-American boy to avoid being deported back to Japan.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: kids in trouble, romance, immigrants, love and romance, misfit, unfulfillment, society, culture clash, wooing, fall in love, self discovery, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Overseas and Under Your Skin (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ida is a woman who was adopted to Finland from Africa as a child. Ida is an unemployed seamstress approaching her thirties and still lives at home with her activist mother Kati. Kati wants to fix her daughter's life and offers her a job at her ...
Plot: depression, culture clash, parent child relationship, racial prejudice, foster child, racism, black people, multiculturalism, emigration, sauna, homosexuality, aging ...
Place: berlin germany, finland
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52%
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Bajland (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jan Rydel is a contender for the office of the President of the Republic of Poland. He is in conflict with TV journalists, and when he finally gets on the air, he sits with his back to the camera. However, its ratings are high.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, humorous
Plot: presidential campaign, presidential election, politician, politics, candidate, inheritance, election, press conference, argument, last will and testament, apartment, poster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
All Inclusive (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A trip to Croatia to celebrate Inger's 60th birthday. The whole thing sounded like a great idea until Inger caught her husband having an affair. When the plane takes off for Split the depressed Inger and her two daughters, much too sensible ...
Plot: bourbon, summer vacation, barefoot woman, dressing, shower, drawing, art, modeling, clothes, female nudity, balloon, sex
Place: croatia, eastern europe
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Sitting on a Branch, Enjoying Myself (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pepe and Prengel, returning from war, meet Ester and both fall in love with the girl and live together in a deserted house. Fanatic communist, Zelmira, wants to turn their world upside-down.
Plot: bicycle, tree, poverty, death, male nudity, pregnancy, female nudity, soup, bathtub, nudity (full frontal - brief), magic realism, survival ...
Place: czechoslovakia
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50%
Crossing Borders (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Spain 1960, the dawn of the country's economic development. Industrial "reorganization" means that many workers have lost their jobs and are forced to emigrate. Martin is one of them. Martin, his wife Pilar and their son Pablito live ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: emigration, misery, culture clash, social relations, society, workplace, family problems, politics, working class, family relations, job seeking, unemployment ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: switzerland, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Next to Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Olja is a high school history teacher, married to a painter whose latest exhibition provoked violent reactions from Serbian nationalists. One night, a group of masked hooligans attacks her. They film the attack and upload the clip to YouTube. The ...
Plot: attack, high school teacher, teacher student relationship, urban setting, gay subtext, homosexuality, snow, shower, high school, kiss, high school student, teen angst ...
Place: eastern europe
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A Lonely Woman (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The first motion picture film by Agnieszka Holland about loneliness, longing for affection, and misfortune. Irena, a postal delivery worker, is struggling with a inadequate housing, a drunk neighbor who wants to take her place, and a heartless boss, ...
Plot: female director, postman, car accident, school, will, hotel, runaway, theft, misery, murder, pessimism, poverty ...
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Riff-Raff (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of Stevie, a construction worker, and his girlfriend, an unemployed pop singer, serves to show the living conditions of the British poor class.
Style: humorous, realistic, gloomy, semi serious
Plot: working class, down on your luck, buddies, misfit, friends, life is a bitch, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity, sexual content, homeless, family relations, fall in love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, london, england
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The Border Post (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia, Serbia, UK, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Austria
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At a small border-post on the Yugoslav-Albanian border, yet another generation of soldiers suffering the usual amount of boredom awaits the end of their service, counting days to the moment when they should take their uniforms off for good. It is ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, sexy, bleak ...
Plot: soldier, comedy of errors, war, military, politics, state affairs, dishonesty, couples, infidelity, army, commander, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: former yugoslavia, macedonia, albania, europe, croatia ...
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41%
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Cudownie Ocalony (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1960s Masuria a widower and ex-soldier wants to build a chapel to Virgin Mary for surviving the war. In the meantime, 20 female prisoners come to his village to work on the farm. One of them gets Mikolaj's attention.
Plot: widower, prisoner, prayer, religion, prostitute, ex soldier, deathbed, love, gossip, communism, promise, oath ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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40%
Bill Maher: Be More Cynical (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: BE MORE CYNICAL was originally aired on HBO, and offers viewers a chance to see Maher's full routine, which sees him tackling a wide array of topics, and leaving the audience recoiling in laughter.
Plot: politics, comedian, live audience, joke, stand up, stand up comedian, satire, drugs, drug, george w. bush
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Identity Card (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Hořká komedie režiséra Ondřeje Trojana Občanský průkaz na motivy stejnojmenné knihy Petra Šabacha sleduje osudy čtveřice dospívajících mladíků, jejich přátel, lásek a rodičů od okamžiku, kdy v patnácti letech dostanou ...
Style: humorous, contemplative, unusual plot structure, captivating, light ...
Plot: friendship between boys, family relations, group of friends, communism, emigration, teenager, coming of age, teenage boy, communist, teenage protagonist, friendship, youth ...
Time: 70s
Place: czechoslovakia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Lemon Sisters (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three life-long friends work the bars in 1980s Atlantic City performing the songs of the 1960s girl groups.
Style: touching, offbeat, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friends, friendship, asthma, artists and showbiz, gender, buddies, family life, siblings relations, human nature, family relations, female director, quiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
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38%
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Harry's War (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After his aunt dies of a heart attack while fighting the IRS, Harry Johnson decides to take up the cause.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: society, social relations, injustice, courtroom, vengeance, store, against the odds, small town, small town life, legal, ambition, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s
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38%
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Schwarzbrot in Thailand (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ottmar hands his Hamburg bakery to daughter Janina, retiring after 40 years with his wife to compatriot Beinle's fancy seniors residence in Pattaya, Thailand, which also provides private nursing as required. She waited decades to enjoy free ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: cheating, bakery, relationship problems, deception, business, family problems, con trick, family business, marital problem, drinking alcohol, competition, infidelity ...
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Your Excellency (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Lopitos, who is horribly inefficient but quick-witted, is invited (because of the current ambassador's superstition about 13 sitting down to a meal) to a banquet attended by the ambassadors of both superpowers. After the news of a series of ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, suspense, biting, cynical ...
Plot: politics, satire, humanism, military coup, ideology, true love, power struggle, speech, corruption, ambassador, comedy of errors, political intrigue ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Backwood Philosopher (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Self-taught philosopher Konsta Pylkkänen guides a group of researchers through Finland's Kainuu wilderness in the hopes of having a "sinistä ajatusta", idea out of the blue. While firing upon a hybrid of the hazel grouse and the ...
Plot: loner, forest, reputation, research, post war, nature, secret past, hunting, drinking, alcohol, mysterious past, past ...
Place: eastern europe
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35%
It's Better to Be Healthy and Wealthy than Poor and Sick (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A satiric tragi-comedy about two women and their lover Robert who is an emigrant that keeps coming back. This film shows chaotic post-communist Europe after the fall of totalitarianism. Two opposite characters, women, meet during the Velvet ...
Plot: communism, surrealism, road trip, best friend, vibrator, rape, male nudity, pregnancy, nun, prostitution, female protagonist, female nudity ...
Place: czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dialogues of the Exiled (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chilean exiles in Paris discuss the problems facing them. They kidnap and attempt to re-educate a touring singer from their fatherland.
Plot: exile, singer, dishonesty, guitarist, dialogue driven, politics, radical, anti fascist, talking to the camera, refugee, absurdism, revolutionary ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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High Hopes (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Slice-of-life look at a sweet working-class couple in London, Shirley and Cyril, his mother, who's aging quickly and becoming forgetful, mum's ghastly upper-middle-class neighbors, and Cyril's pretentious sister and philandering ...
Style: touching, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: working class, liberal, couples, yuppie, family relations, realism, society, parents and children, suburbs, couple relations, pregnancy, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Office Love-In, White Collar Style (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Sexy Marsha Jordan works as a secretary at a dating service (Date-A-Mate) and gets it on with her boss, his wife and his brother in law.
Style: surprise ending, sexy
Plot: secretary, adultery, erotica, homosexual, hitchhiking, banana, topless woman, bondage, crossdressing, bank, tickling, seduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%