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My Last Year as a Loser (2018)
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My Last Year as a Loser (2018)
Original name: Ne bom več luzerka
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Špela graduated in Art History and has never had a steady job. Unlike her two best friends, who have moved out of Slovenia years ago with no plans to return, she is determined to stay in Ljubljana. When even her longtime boyfriend gets a job abroad she moves back in with her parents and her grandma. But Špela wants to grow up and cut the cord instead of delaying her already well overdue adulthood any longer.
Plot: struggle, break-up, job seeking, coming of age, waitress, pot smoking, job, education
Place: slovenia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sincere and psychological films with plots about coming of age, friendship, youth, mother daughter relationship, female nudity, waitress and male nudity mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like My Last Year as a Loser: A Trip (2011), Katie Says Goodbye (2016), Finn & the Sea of Noise (2013), Summer Outside (2012), Welcome Home (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Trip (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three friends embark on a road trip like in high school, but things have changed - Gregor is going to war mission, Ziva is going to study abroad, while Andrej is still the same. There are secrets left unsaid. Can their friendship survive?
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, road movie
Plot: reunion, friendship, on the road, drugs/alcohol, adolescence vs adulthood, picnic, love triangle, coming of age, youth, friends, love and romance, direction and purpose ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: slovenia
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95%
Katie Says Goodbye (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In order to best save the necessary funds to leave her desolate town and start anew, Katie prostitutes herself to a handful of regulars that frequent the diner she waitresses at. As she draws near to saving the funds she believes her new life ...
Plot: love at first sight, prostitution, waitress, coming of age, alcoholic mother, trailer park, working class, isolated place, blow job, nude girl, poverty, quitting a job ...
Place: san francisco, arizona
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79%
Finn & the Sea of Noise (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: As Finn slips back into a groove of mindless parties, sunburn, and hangovers, he let's his life take a mind-numbing vacation. But when he's confronted with death first hand, he takes a new outlook on life, remembering his endless dreams ...
Style: mumblecore
Plot: coming of age, american midwest
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73%
Summer Outside (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An unusually hot summer. Fourteen year-old Wanda moves with her family from Berlin to Switzerland. Everything will be better here. The move is meant to heal the open wounds of the family. Anna, the mother, has lost her self-confidence due to an ...
Plot: relocation, coming of age, parents, marital argument, sexual assault
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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 ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, youth, friendship between boys, childhood friend, teenage boy, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Class Enemy (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Relations between the students and the new teacher of German are extremely tense. When one female student commits suicide, her schoolmates blame the teacher for her death. An awareness that things are not quite so black and white comes too late.
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic, tense ...
Plot: high school, rebellion, innocence lost, rebelliousness, teachers and students, high school life, youth, power relations, social relations, teenage life, undisciplined, coping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: slovenia, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Barndommens gade (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: I en lille 2-værelses baggårdslejlighed, på Vesterbro i København, bor den 14 årige Ester (Sofie Gråbøl) sammen med faderen (Torben Jensen), moderen (Vigga Bro) og storebroderen Carl (Carl Quist Møller). Det er tidens typiske arbejderkvarter ...
Plot: coming of age, mother daughter relationship, girl, menstruation
Time: 1930s
Place: copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
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61%
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Sara (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Journalist Sara has just spent four months completing an in-depth investigation piece. Her editor-in-chief, afraid of offending powerful politicians and business moguls, refuses to run it. Sara’s boyfriend, who works for the same magazine, chooses ...
Plot: journalist, coming of age, prostitute, sex, sex scene, prostitution, police station
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59%
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Rip-Off (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Best friends Michael, Steve, Cooly and Richie are seniors at a large Toronto high school. Foremost on their minds and that of many of their classmates are what they are going to do this upcoming summer and beyond. They don't want to waste away ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, high school student, commune, media, teenager, youth, rock band, filmmaking, independence
Place: toronto ontario canada
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58%
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The Bite (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Koichi is a gigolo who is paid by a madame to seduce and have sex with various women while she and her clients secretly watch. He doesn't like what he's doing, but he needs the money to take care of his seriously ill mother. One day ...
Plot: gigolo, voyeurism, waitress, sick mother, japanese woman, erotica, sexploitation, prostitution
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57%
The Secret Life of Happy People (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Élevé par des parents parfaits dans une banlieue proprette, frère cadet d'une fille à qui tout réussit et flanqué d'un ami tombeur, le pauvre Thomas se sent bien ordinaire. Alors qu'il tente désespérément de terminer ses ...
Plot: architect, waitress, swimming pool, parent child relationship, father son relationship, kite, bear trap
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56%
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Purple Haze (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's dynamite stuff.
Plot: friendship, father son relationship, college, military draft, drugs, dorm room, pot smoking, coming of age, vietnam war, disc jockey, summer, homecoming
Time: 1960s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Rustling Landscapes (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Luka leaves for the countryside unhappy with the way his girlfriend Katarina has treated him. She follows him hoping that they could sort out their relationship. Despite the beauty and tranquillity of their surroundings they go through twists and ...
Plot: love, lawn mower, sitting in a tree, kitten, landscape, car, river, friendship, soldier, tent, dialogue, countryside ...
Place: slovenia, central europe
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Legion of Doom (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A loose mix of friends freeload through film school and beyond.
Plot: acid trip, coming of age, college, drug trip, break-up, break up
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52%
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Danmark (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 22-year-old Norge lives a careless life as a bachelor in the province. The slacker idyll meets a sudden end when 16-year-old Josephine turns up after a one-night-stand and tells him she’s pregnant
Plot: slacker, youth, coming of age, teenage girl, male nudity, sex scene, pregnancy, abortion, rapper, female nudity
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Short Circuits (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At night a city bus driver finds an abandoned baby near a stop. A divorced man comes to pick up his excited son for the weekend. A pretty doctor befriends a quadriplegic. Out of this unfolds a delicate story of human relationships, in which tough ...
Plot: dare, homeless, abandoned baby, accident, gas station, hospital, christmas tree, professor, father son relationship, guilt, loss of son, bus driver ...
Place: slovenia
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47%
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A Call Girl (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia, Germany, Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aleksandra is a student from Krško, a small town in Slovenia. She has a plan to conquer the world. Working as a prostitute, her life is heading to where she wants it, but an accidental death has her wrestling with new feelings of fear, loneliness, ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: prostitute, student, urban, innocence lost, sexuality, twentysomething life, coming of age, dealing with death, sexual relations, city life, student life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, slovenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Jinn (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Summer is a carefree teenage girl whose world is turned upside down when her mother abruptly converts to Islam and becomes a different person. At first resistant to the faith, she begins to reevaluate her identity after becoming attracted to a ...
Plot: coming of age, mother daughter relationship, desire, islam, sexuality, teenager, religious conversion, woman, daughter, mother
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46%
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Boy on the Bridge (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cyprus
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a seemingly idyllic Cypriot village, twelve-year-old Socrates finds himself in the centre of a murder investigation that exposes a dark family secret and changes his life forever.
Plot: coming of age, murder, violence, death, funeral, police
Place: cyprus
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Experience Preferred... But Not Essential (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A shy, introverted young girl takes a summer job at a seaside resort in Wales, where she finds the staff, the owners and patrons unlike anyone she has ever met before.
Style: humorous, colourful, melancholic, witty, talky ...
Plot: waitress, hotel, introvert, seaside town, restaurant, sleepwalking, seaside, relationships, love, coming-of-age, coming of age, loneliness ...
Place: mine, tokyo, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Love, Math and Sex (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A highly intelligent teenage girl has an affair with a 40-year-old man.
Style: sincere, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: coming of age, older man younger woman relationship, teenage life, urban ghetto, love and romance, youth, friendship, parents and children, working class, fall in love, society, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
How to Win at Checkers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand, USA, Indonesia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The poor outlying districts of Bangkok are a world where you grow up very quickly. After both their parents die, 11-year-old Oat, his little sister and his older brother Ek move in with their aunt. Ek works in a bar for male prostitutes and ...
Plot: gay, coming of age, betrayal, sibling relationship, homosexuality, rite of passage, siblings, brother brother relationship, siblings relations, brother sister relationship
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Two Queens and One Consort (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: At the deathbed of his used-to-be militant mother an older man looks back at his childhood, when he was in love with his sensual aunt Coleta.
Plot: incest, aunt nephew relationship, coming of age, eroticism, pubic hair, female bare feet, sex, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, male nudity, beach, masturbation ...
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42%
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Class of '44 (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sequel to "Summer of '42" reunites Hermie, Oscy and Benjie as they graduate from high school. Benjie departs shortly to war while Hermie and Oscy go on to college and experience fraternity hazings, cheating on exams, sex scandals and ...
Plot: autobiography, coming of age, college, streetcar
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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December (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In December of 1941, five teenage boys at a New England prep school hear the news of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and realize their lives are going to be changed forever. Released in 1991.
Style: serious, talky, realistic
Plot: coming of age, preparatory school, buddies, self discovery, school, war, youth, boarding school, friends, friendship, boarding school life, cons and scams ...
Place: pearl harbor, england, new england, london
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40%
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Girls Lost (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Kim, Bella and Momo are three fourteen-year-old girls who discover a fantastic flower with magic qualities: by drinking its nectar they are transformed into boys and they enter a new world. At first they enjoy their newly found freedom, but soon ...
Plot: coming of age, lgbt, gender identity, based on a novel, rape, friendship between girls, bullying, friendship
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38%
Children Metal Divers (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The heart-tugging story of children who scavenge for metal scraps in the murky waters of Manila Bay, often risking their lives in the process.
Plot: muslim, coming of age, metal, barge, ship, sea, beach, boat, missing child, anchor, mermaid, swimming ...
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38%
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Sadie (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: While her father is away serving in the military, Sadie battles to preserve his place on the home front when her mother takes an interest in the newest resident at the Shady Plains Trailer Park.
Plot: trailer park, bullying, mother daughter relationship, coming of age, dysfunctional marriage
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38%
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Il Posto (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: With his family mired in financial troubles, Domenico moves to Milan, Italy, from his small town to get a job in lieu of furthering his education. A lack of options forces him to take a position as a messenger at a big company, where he hopes to ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: office, job, corporation, coming of age, boss and employee, workplace situations, college graduate, neo realism, dull life, unfulfillment, youth, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 579
Spare Parts (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Embittered widower, Ludvik, spends his nights transporting illegal refugees in his van from Croatia, across Slovenia, and into Italy. The young and inexperienced Rudi acts as his helpmate. Together they become a well-trained duo who almost every ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: friendship, van, widower, immigrants, motorcycle, terminal illness, working class, life is a bitch, friends, burial, cancer, champion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, croatia, slovenia, europe, former yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%