Movies like Magic Carpet Ride

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Magic Carpet Ride (2005)
 7.4
 32K
Magic Carpet Ride (2005)
Original name: Organize İşler
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A struggling, suicidal young comedian meets a car thief who is willing to teach him a few things about his profession.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, clever, offbeat, realistic, stylized
Plot: petty criminal, crimes, heist, misfit, anti hero, family problems, working class, anti heroes, society, dark humor, gangsters, heroes, crime, satire, criminal heroes, secret hideout, family in crisis, suicidal
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about society, crimes, dark humor, misfit, friends, family problems and disorder mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Magic Carpet Ride: Vizontele (2001), It Was the Son (2012), Frownland (2007), All Against All (2013), Quiet as a Mouse (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Vizontele (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story takes place in a small town (called Hakkari) in Turkey at the beginning of the 70's. The time has come to bring technology into that small town. The first Television (or called Visiontele by the citizens) arrives and the chaos begins.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, culture clash, traditional versus modern, society, lifestyle, social relations, life changing experience, television, small town, mayor, radio, small town life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: turkey, middle east, cyprus
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It Was the Son (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Ciraulo family lives in the miserable district of Palermo called "Zen". When one of their children dies in a shootout between mafia gangsters they receive compensation and buy a luxury black Volvo. Things go wrong when Trancredi, ...
Style: captivating, psychological, humorous, light, realistic ...
Plot: working class, family relations, family problems, parents and children, crimes, society, tragedy, friendship, murder, family life, mafia
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
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Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: friends, society, buddies, misfit, city life, fall in love, suburbs, lifestyle, social misfits, love and romance, emotional abuse, insecurity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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All Against All (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: satire, life turned upside down, working class, forced into action, family relations, righting the wronged, society, hopes, family life, family problems, eviction, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Jim Jefferies: Fully Functional (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: There's something magical about an Australian accent that seems to make even the most caustic wit come off with good-natured charm. And that delicate blend of deviant behavior and good intentions has skyrocketed Aussie comic Jim Jefferies to ...
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, sincere, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: performer's life, satire, society, misfit, showbiz, artists and showbiz, theater, stand up comedian, religions or cults, drugs/alcohol, profanity, stand up special
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Quiet as a Mouse (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A pseudo documentary study of an archetypal German who tries to model his world according to his ideas of law and (sexual) order.
Style: realistic, cynical, not serious, captivating, humorous
Plot: vigilantism, idealism, social decay, society, ambition, fighting crime, misfit, dark humor, crimes, life is a bitch, buddies, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe, rome italy
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44%
The Resurrection of a Bastard (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A criminal from Amsterdam barely surviving a liquidation. An old Frisian farmer bent on revenge. An illegal immigrant with uncertain prospects. Eventually, they meet under an ancient oak tree. Beyond the last town.
Style: serious, stylized, rough, tense, realistic ...
Plot: criminal heroes, introspection, hopes, life is a bitch, immigrants, society, gangsters, crimes, down on your luck, crime, misfit, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
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All the Rage (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich cross-section of urban USA find their lives changed when their fates collide at gunpoint.
Style: clever, intense, melancholic, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, crimes of passion, family problems, society, crumbling marriage, multiple storylines, geek, family drama, prejudice, weapons, mental illness, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
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Trailer Park Boys: Live at the North Pole (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bubbles and the other boys get a letter from a TPB fan club president in Minneapolis, Minnesota to do a live show at the State Theatre for Christmas. Ricky goes along with it to make nice with Santa Jesus God after a rough-up the previous year, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Plot: friends, buddies, disorder, crimes, society, misfit, christmas, show, social misfits, life is a bitch
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Standup special filmed live at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco.
Style: humorous, talky, witty, captivating, not serious ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, performer's life, dark humor, society, silly humor, stand up special, female comedian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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The Talent Given Us (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A retired New York City couple drive across country to reconnect with their reclusive son, joined by their two unmarried daughters.
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, family in crisis, reunion, family problems, cross country, elderly, estrangement, golden years, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, new york, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hush Hush Baby (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: culture clash, heist, parents and children, family life, buddies, society, family relations, disagreement, immigrants, matchmaking, meet the parents, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, morocco, europe, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Shut Up and Shoot  Me (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Colin Frampton is an Englishman who never stops worrying, not even on holiday in Prague. When Colin's wife is accidentally squashed by a statue, he decides that he can't face life without her. So Colin bribes Pavel to help him die. An ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: dark humor, reunion, hitman, misfit, friendship, partners, deadly, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, death in the family, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Defying Gravity (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cassandra, a mute runaway girl, takes refuge in the cemetery in which her mother is laid to rest. She is watched over by Jorge, the cemetery caretaker, an illegal alien who is committed to the restoration of a classic '60 cadillac hearse. Shore ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, friendship, society, misfit, youth, social misfits, on the run, dysfunctional family, family problems, college dropout, mute or deaf, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In September 2011 writer Michel Houellebecq briefly disappeared off the face of the earth. Wild rumours began circulating on the Internet that he’d been abducted by Al-Qaeda or aliens from outer space. Some Twitter users even expressed relief that ...
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: confined, unlikely criminals, farce, friendship, crimes, danger, writer's life, dark humor, abduction, kidnapping, drugs/alcohol, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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Whiteboyz (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a virtually all-white Iowa town, Flip daydreams of being a hip-hop star, hanging with Snoop Doggy Dogg and Dr. Dre. He practices in front of a mirror and with his two pals, James and Trevor. He talks Black slang, he dresses Black. He's also ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, slang, cynical ...
Plot: hip hop, small town, friendship, follow your dream, americana, teenage life, fish out of water, culture clash, youth, crimes, teenage love, farce ...
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, chicago illinois, usa
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Kill Your Darlings (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A desperate young writer is lured on a wild ride through the desert by a mysterious woman in this darkly comic take on the all-American road trip. Along the way they cross paths with a hapless mobster, a 6 foot transvestite and a lovesick housewife, ...
Style: road movie, psychological, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: desert, supportive spouse, looking for love, on the road, dark humor, criminal heroes, crimes, writer's life, hollywood, writers, kidnapping, transvestism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gaz Bar Blues (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: This is the story of Mr. Brochu, whose friends like to call "the Boss". He runs his gas station the best he can and tries to stay happy no matter what happens. This movie relates all the small tragedies surrounding the gaz bar, such as ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, contemplative, humorous, realistic
Plot: family business, hopes, single parent, crimes, family problems, human nature, working class, family in crisis, introspection, blues, gas station, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, germany, quebec, east berlin east germany, east berlin
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sınav (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Five high school students plans to steal University Entrance Exam booklets.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: cons and scams, youth, crimes, school, exam, save the day, crime, high school life, mathematics, criminal heroes, social misfits, studying
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Last Great Wilderness (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Charlie's (screenwriter Alastair Mackenzie) wife has left him for a successful pop star, and he wants revenge. He sets out for Scotland's Isle of Skye, where he will burn down the star's mansion. In a cafe, he meets Vincente (Jonny ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, gloomy
Plot: on the road, vengeance, family problems, buddies, crimes, human nature, couple relations, bittersweet, crumbling marriage, dark humor, escapades, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the style of a documentary this tragic comedy tells the story of a relationship crisis between two married couples and their longing to break out of their miserable daily lives. In this East German post-wall movie Andreas Dresen introduces the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, clever
Plot: couples, adultery, couple relations, working class, thirtysomething life, family problems, secret love, introspection, crumbling marriage, misfit, midlife crisis, skyscraper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film centers on three brothers who, upon learning they only have a few days left to live, set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes. Hopper and Simmons are playing the brothers' father and uncle, respectively, while Caan is one of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, contemplative, light ...
Plot: family relations, last wish, parents and children, ex athlete, family problems, self discovery, introspection, friendship, terminal illness, death, society, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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33%
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Trailer Park Boys: Don't Legalize It is the third film in the Trailer Park Boys franchise, and a sequel to Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day (2009). In the film, Ricky (Robb Wells), Julian (John Paul Tremblay) and Bubbles (Mike Smith) ...
Style: humorous, captivating, tense, light, realistic ...
Plot: stoners, drug dealing, crimes, legislation, friends, society, buddies, disorder, road trip, white trash, misfit, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A London tube driver considers pursuing a third fatal accident to collect a huge payout.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, cons and scams, teenage life, crimes, writer's life, dark humor, friends, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, unfulfillment, euthanasia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, liverpool
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32%
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The New Age (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Peter and Katherine Witner are Southern California super-yuppies with great jobs but no center to their lives. When they both lose their jobs and begin marital infidelities, their solution is to start their own business together. In order to find ...
Style: cynical, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: satire, dark humor, self discovery, society, crumbling marriage, filmmaking, breakup, family problems, couple relations, infidelity, rise and fall, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
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Dave Attell: Road Work (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 2014 standup special originally aired on Comedy Central.
Style: humorous, talky, cynical, witty, clever ...
Plot: society, performer's life, artists and showbiz, profanity, live audience
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Marquis (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thomas Gardesse, a traveling alarm systems salesman, is arrested for a minor offense and sentenced to six months imprisonment. To win the respect of his fellow inmates, he claims he is "The Marquis," a brilliant robber whose identity has ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: fish out of water, mistaken identity, criminal heroes, comedy of errors, goofy hero, master criminal, unlikely criminals, heist, teaching the ways of the world, dishonesty, crime, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Vacuuming Completely Nude in Paradise (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tommy is a vacuum cleaner salesman gripped by the fever of closing the deal. He lives on puffa rice stored in his glove compartment, listens to motivation tapes of his own voice shouting 'Sell, sell, fucking sell' and his punters are up to ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: fish out of water, self discovery, working class, introspection, job seeking, odd couple, partners, reluctant partners, blind ambition, ambition, workplace situations, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 6K
The Trotsky (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Leon Bronstein is not your average Montreal West high school student. For one thing, none of his peers can claim to be the reincarnation of early 20th century Soviet iconoclast and Red Army hero, Leon Trotsky. When his father sends Leon to public ...
Style: witty, realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, fall in love, love and romance, rebelliousness, hopes, youth, fighting the system, destiny, teenage life, revolution, reincarnation, teacher student relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Return of Joe Rich (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe believed in right and wrong until... His job outsourced to India. His teaser rate spiked. His wife bailed. But Joe has a plan...to get it all back, and more. Joe returns home, to the last place on planet Earth where real men can be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: gangsters, crimes, unsupportive spouse, singleness, bandit, american dream
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, india
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