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A Few People, a Little Time (2005)
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A Few People, a Little Time (2005)
Original name: Parę osób, mały czas
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The unusual bond between a blind female writer and an acclaimed poet changes their lives and forms an exceptional creative cooperation, free of politics and the complexities of mundane life.
Plot: friendship, writers, homosexual, poet, poetry, inspiration, blindness, friend, typist, journal, odd couple, blind woman
Time: 70s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic and touching films with plots about writers, friendship, writer's life, poet, death, storytelling and drinking alcohol mostly in Biography, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like A Few People, a Little Time: The Whole Wide World (1996), Bright Star (2009), A Half of Life (1985), Young Andersen (2005), Before Night Falls (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Whole Wide World (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Based on her acclaimed autobiographical book, THE WHOLE WIDE WORLD tells the story of Novalyne Price, an attractive feisty West Texas schoolteacher and her bittersweet, romantic and turbulent relationship with Robert E. Howard, the great pulp ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: friendship, writers, teacher, bittersweet, romance, friends, creator, couple relations, unfulfilled love, introspection, fall in love, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: texas, louisiana, usa, new mexico, ireland
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Bright Star (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1818, high-spirited young Fanny Brawne finds herself increasingly intrigued by the handsome but aloof poet John Keats, who lives next door to her family friends the Dilkes. After reading a book of his poetry, she finds herself even more drawn to ...
Style: touching, serious, psychological, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1810s
Place: england, europe, london, rome italy, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Half of Life (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This tragic love story relates ten decisive years in the life of the great Romantic poet Friedrich Hölderlin, played by a young Ulrich Mühe.
Plot: art, wealth, french revolution, disease, mental illness, loneliness, inspiration, poet, insanity, desperation, recovery, writers ...
Place: gdr, frankfurt germany, east germany, germany, german democratic republic ...
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Young Andersen (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A powerful modern film narrative, set in a historical framework, about the crucial encounter between vulnerable eighteen-year-old Hans Christian Andersen, who rates himself so highly, and Mr. Meisling, the cynical school principal. An encounter that ...
Plot: writers, memories, teen rebel, period piece, loss of friend, coming of age, friendship, storytelling, school
Place: denmark
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Before Night Falls (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Spanning several decades, this powerful biopic offers a glimpse into the life of famed Cuban poet and novelist Reinaldo Arenas, an artist who was vilified for his homosexuality in Fidel Castro's Cuba.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: aids, gays and lesbians, revolution, oppression, exile, homosexual, gay, poet, artist, gay slur, writer's life, childhood ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 80s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: cuba, latin america, new york, caribbean, havana cuba
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Poet and Muse (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Semi-fictitious biopic of Finnish poet Eino Leino, made with a large budget to celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth. The film concentrates on his relationships with first wife Freya Schoultz and later muse, poetess L. Onerva. His friends ...
Plot: alcohol, poet, muse, artist, love triangle, jealousy, marriage, dysfunctional marriage, historical event, poetry, nature, venereal disease ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: finland
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Howl (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's San Francisco in 1957, and an American masterpiece is put on trial. Howl, the film, recounts this dark moment using three interwoven threads: the tumultuous life events that led a young Allen Ginsberg to find his true voice as an artist, ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, realistic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: poet, poetry, courtroom drama, literature, freedom, courtroom, writer's life, gay, society, counterculture, censorship, mental institution ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1920s, 20s, post world war two ...
Place: san francisco, manhattan new york city, oklahoma, empire state building manhattan new york city, kansas ...
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Daphne (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set during the years between the "Rebecca" trial and the writing of Du Maurier's short story "The Birds", including her relationship with her husband Frederick 'Boy' Browning, and her.
Plot: mistress, lgbt, lesbian relationship, husband wife relationship, older woman younger woman relationship, actress, lesbian romance, fur, frustration, inspiration, lesbianism, lesbian ...
Time: 1940s
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A poetic road trip through Pulitzer prize-winning CK Williams' life over the course of 40 years.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: poetry, poet, romance, couple relations, americana, writer's life, artists and showbiz, parent child relationship, haunted by the past, husband wife relationship, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 80s, 70s ...
Place: detroit, usa, new york
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Total Eclipse (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud and his mentor Paul Verlaine engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.
Style: serious, sexy, sexual, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, poet, gay teenager, writer's life, mentor, sodomy, gay sex, prodigy, romance, infidelity, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: C.S. Lewis, a world-renowned writer and professor, leads a passionless life until he meets spirited poet Joy Gresham
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, sincere, factual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, poet, fall in love, college, romance, writer's life, falling in love, couple relations, oxford, husband wife relationship, attic, bachelor ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 1950s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe
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Little Ashes (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, factual, sincere ...
Plot: poet, friendship, exhibitionism, friends, political unrest, coming of age, lifestyle, romance, writer's life, buddies, artists and showbiz, state affairs ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s, year 1936
Place: madrid, spain, europe, andalusia, barcelona spain ...
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Kill Your Darlings (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, intellectual, psychological ...
Plot: poet, obsession, sexual tension, youth, friendship, mental illness, friends, gay, student life, murder, lifestyle, bohemian life ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century, year 2005, post world war two ...
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Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 108 min.
Story: Simple Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet; he uses this to woo local beauty Beatrice.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, feel good, captivating ...
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Plot: letter, poet, island, friendship, postman, love, communism, exile, romance, friends, bohemian life, native ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
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Country: Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: sincere, touching, captivating, realistic, serious
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
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Plot: gay, poet, lgbt, gay interest, explicit sex, bisexual, labia, cigarette smoking, sex, masturbation, kiss, gigolo ...
Place: spain, manila philippines, barcelona spain, the philippines, barcelona
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Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Russia, Poland, Serbia
Duration: 126 min.
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Style: melancholic, atmospheric, social realism, visually appealing, based on true events
Plot: writers, writer's life, politics, freedom, life is a bitch, society, friends, introspection, loneliness, book, drinking alcohol, drinking ...
Time: 70s, year 1971
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Butterfly's Dream (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In a small Turkish town, two young tuberculous poets try to survive while publishing their poems. As they both fall in love, their life would never be the same.
Style: serious, sincere, stylized, touching, captivating ...
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Style: psychological, realistic, serious, contemplative, sincere ...
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Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, contemplative ...
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
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Priest of Love (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 102 min.
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: talky, stylized, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
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Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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