Movies like Lazare

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Lazare (2020)
Lazare (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A team of French-Brazilian actors goes to Bucharest in Romania to shoot a film at a lower cost. But the Romanian technical team secretly shoot their own film.
Style: avant garde, psychotronic, contemplative, stylized, cult film
Plot: conspiracy, paranoia, filmmaking, backstage, schizophrenia, love, dancing, drug abuse, party, hitman, lgbt, schizophrenic, bisexual, drug dealer, illusion, female protagonist, corruption, amnesia, drug addiction, hallucination, satire, lust, murder, producer, actress ...
Place: europe, romania

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, serious, surreal and psychological films with plots about surrealism, nudity (full frontal - brief), weird, obsession, dialogue, loneliness and pornography mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Musical genres. Some movies like Lazare: Enter the Void (2009), The Exterminating Angel (1962), Starry Eyes (2014), The Exterminating Angels (2006), Metamorphoses (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Enter the Void (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Canada, Japan
Duration: 161 min.
Story: This psychedelic tour of life after death is seen entirely from the point of view of Oscar (Nathaniel Brown), a young American drug dealer and addict living in Tokyo with his prostitute sister, Linda (Paz de la Huerta). When Oscar is killed by ...
Style: psychedelic, atmospheric, meditative, touching, serious ...
Plot: explicit sex, surrealism, hallucination, drug trip, afterlife, neon light, stripper, supernatural, ghost, youth, deadly, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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100%
The Exterminating Angel (1962)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The guests at an upper-class dinner party find themselves unable to leave. The Exterminating Angel is a 1962 surrealist film, written and directed by Luis Buñuel, starring Silvia Pinal. Sharply satirical and allegorical, the film contains a view ...
Style: thought provoking, surreal, cynical, biting, suspense ...
Plot: dinner party, guest, satire, surrealism, isolation, hallucination, maid, trapped, party, mansion, bear, room ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: spain, paris france
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100%
 6.0
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Starry Eyes (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hopeful young starlet uncovers the ominous origins of the Hollywood elite and enters into a deadly agreement in exchange for fame and fortune.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, intense, stylized ...
Plot: hollywood, desperation, gory, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, filmmaking, manipulation, manipulations, artists and showbiz, woman in danger, fame, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Exterminating Angels (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: François, a French director, is conducting a rather unorthodox casting. He tries to understand how women desire and especially how they get pleasure. But by getting too close to their fire, he hasn’t sensed the Angels coming.
Style: erotic, serious, sexy, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: ghost, intimacy, dishonesty, sexual abuse, lifestyle, love and romance, sexual relations, love triangle, filmmaker, transgression, filmmaking, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 5.3
 739
Metamorphoses (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A girl is approached by a strange boy outside her high school. He asks her to follow him to hear stories where gods fall in love with human beings.
Style: serious, captivating, thought provoking, psychological, stylized
Plot: bestiality, greek mythology, love, reincarnation, curse, modern day adaptation, sexual desire, blindness, metamorphosis, journey, legends and myths, demi god ...
Time: 2010s
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31%
Mulholland Drive (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesic, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.
Style: mind bending, psychological, twists and turns, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: mystery, lesbian, neo noir, obsession, hollywood, lesbian sex, hallucination, strong sexual content, lesbianism, dreams, surrealism, cowboy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, hollywood star
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Scarlett O'Hara War (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This is the story of how one of the famous movie roles was cast. The role of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone With the Wind.
Plot: historical event, backstage, director, film set, film producer, hollywood, film industry, movie star, actor, actress, casting, filmmaking ...
Time: 1930s
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30%
The Ruling Class (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: When the Earl of Gurney dies in a cross-dressing accident, his schizophrenic son, Jack, inherits the Gurney estate. Jack is not the average nobleman; he sings and dances across the estate and thinks he is Jesus reincarnated. Believing that Jack is ...
Style: dark humor, cult film, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: satire, delusion, schizophrenia, country estate, mental illness, deadly, crimes, misfit, split personality, couples, disorder, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, victorian era
Place: england, britain, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 8.0
 107K
8? (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 138 min.
Story: With 8 ½ Frederico Fellini leaves a self-portrait where dreams and reality are a mix. With help from a most excellent cast and unique scenery this self reflecting film is one of his master works.
Style: psychological, art house, surreal, stylized, serious ...
Plot: extramarital affair, midlife crisis, childhood, filmmaking, mistress, adultery, dreams, self involved, creator, postmodernism, star, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, copenhagen, france, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Sword and the Rose (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Manuel bids farewell to his routine and boards a 15th century vessel under pirate law. Treason on board triggers a series of terrible events our protagonist overcomes while keeping his moral principles intact.
Style: surreal, contemplative, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: ship, pirate, partners, escapades, disorder, ocean or sea, introspection, adolescence vs adulthood, social misfits, unfulfillment, misfit, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 46K
Naked Lunch (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in an Islamic port town in Africa.
Style: psychedelic, disturbing, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hallucination, murder, exterminator, bug, addiction, drug abuse, seduction, crimes, life is a bitch, delusion, strong sexual content, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, new york, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Very Private Affair (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A gorgeous teen, Jill, resides in Switzerland with her mother and harbors feelings for the handsome Fabio, an older man who is married to one of her friends. Growing restless, Jill moves to Paris to pursue ballet, but instead finds success and fame ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, witty, contemplative ...
Plot: actor's life, paparazzi, showbiz, human nature, desire for fame, couple relations, celebrity culture, best friends, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, price of fame, fanatic ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sleeping Beauty (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: We follow 24 hours in the life of a being moving from life to life like a cold and solitary assassin moving from hit to hit. In each of these interwoven lives, the being possesses an entirely distinct identity: sometimes a man, sometimes a woman, ...
Style: surreal, art house, atmospheric, enigmatic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hidden identity, double life, surrealism, lifestyle change, power relations, unfulfillment, existentialism, odd, disguise, model, dog, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: paris france, france, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 2K
Perhaps Love (2005)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: China, Malaysia, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A love triangle develops during the making of a musical in mainland China.
Style: stylized, captivating, emotional, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, filmmaking, film within a film, rivalry, love affair, showbiz, femme fatale, romance, unfulfillment, actor's life, ambition, introspection ...
Place: china, hong kong, asia, shanghai, beijing china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 53K
Inland Empire (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Poland, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: An actress's perception of reality becomes increasingly distorted as she finds herself falling for her co-star in a remake of an unfinished Polish production that was supposedly cursed.
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: filmmaking, actress, danger, debt, seance, infidelity, murder, makeup artist, nightmare, lifestyle, dangerous attraction, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, los angeles, california, usa, europe ...
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27%
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden (1977)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A disturbed,institutionalized 16-year-old girl struggles between fantasy and reality.
Style: surreal, serious, psychological, sincere, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, nudity (full frontal - brief), confined, imaginary, youth, misfit, doctors and patients, teenage life, self control, power relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Pink Floyd The Wall (1982)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.
Style: psychedelic, cult film, psychological, adult animation, experimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rock, music, hallucination, isolation, teacher, racial slur, police brutality, nightmare, rock star, wall, childhood, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 60s, 70s, 40s ...
Place: england, europe, los angeles
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27%
 5.1
 2K
Scarlet Diva (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young Italian actress embarks on a self-destructive spree of sex, drugs and other excess while doing some soul searching to find the path for redemption.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: actor's life, drug abuse, tragic love, celebrity culture, showbiz, addiction, sexual relations, life is a bitch, downfall, artists and showbiz, nightlife, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, rome italy, los angeles, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The Legend of Lylah Clare (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dictatorial film director (Finch) hires an unknown actress (Novak) to play the lead role in a planned movie biography of a late, great Hollywood star.
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: movie star, hollywood, movie studio, film set, trapeze, advertising, filmmaking, star, backstage, housekeeper, possession, publicity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Goodbye to Language (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: About a man who’s angry at his wife because she’s met another man on a park bench and they no longer even speak the same language.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, serious, stylized, experimental ...
Plot: dog, introspection, battle of the sexes, couple relations, human nature, infidelity, crumbling marriage, love, communication problem, fight, nudity (full frontal - brief), death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Wayward Cloud (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: France, Taiwan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hsiao-Kang, now working as an adult movie actor, meets Shiang-chyi once again. Meanwhile, the city of Taipei faces a water shortage that makes the sales of watermelons skyrocket.
Style: surreal, humorous, porno movie, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: water shortage, isolation, filmmaking, strong sexual content, sexual perversion, lifestyle, love and romance, actor's life, human nature, daydreamer, porn, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 452
Cinderella '80 (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In this contemporary retelling of the Cinderella story, a feisty 18-year-old Italian-American New Yorker named Cindy is sent off to Rome with her irascible stepmother and vain stepsisters. On the way, she meets, and falls in love with, globetrotting ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic
Plot: dance, dancing, incognito, astrologer, father son relationship, male female relationship, sister sister relationship, fairy godmother, cinderella, teenage girl, pizzeria, rock and roll ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 19K
Tommy (1975)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A psychosomatically deaf, dumb and blind boy becomes a master pinball player and the object of a religious cult.
Style: cult film, surreal, clever, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, murder, post war, pinball, pinball machine, christmas lights, blindness, christmas party, mute, christmas tree, world war two, misfit ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Kids of Töday (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The first documentary about France's post punk and cold wave scene in the late 1970s and early 1980s. During an art show at agnès b. gallery in 2008, Jean-François Sanz has gathered some exceptional material that brings to light, through ...
Style: realistic
Plot: music, urban, punk, concert, found footage, internet, facebook, video, youth, chat
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Veronika Voss (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Munich 1955, German film star Veronika Voss becomes a drug addict at the mercy of corrupt Dr. Marianne Katz, who keeps her supplied with morphine. After meeting sports writer Robert Krohn, Veronika begins to dream of a return to stardom. As the ...
Style: stylized, gloomy, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: morphine, movie star, addiction, gem, hopes, life is a bitch, soldier, love and romance, journalism, actor's life, haunted by the past, drug abuse ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 80s, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: munich germany, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.9
 234K
Boogie Nights (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a ...
Style: captivating, touching, sentimental, stylized, talky ...
Plot: pornography, porn industry, drug abuse, rise and fall, cocaine, strong sexual content, addiction, sex, fame, lifestyle, showbiz, innocence lost ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Fellini Satyricon (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A series of disjointed mythical tales set in first century Rome.
Style: surreal, sexual, sexy, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: ancient rome, soldier, pirate, ship, poet, maze, wedding, earthquake, slave, self discovery, promiscuity, postmodernism ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 60s, 1960s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, africa, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 421
The Creatures (1966)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a road accident, a writer, Edgar, and his wife, Mylène, take up residence on an island off the coast of France to recuperate. Edgar soon recovers from his injuries and begins writing his next novel, seeking inspiration from the local people. ...
Style: stylized, psychological, contemplative, serious
Plot: pregnancy, village, misfit, artists and showbiz, writer's life, mute or deaf, village life, new wave, couple relations, fish out of water, island, chess ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 262
Boris Godounov (1989)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: France, Spain, Yugoslavia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Zulawski tackles Modest Mussorgsky’s famous opera about the bloody battle for ascendancy to the throne of Russia in the 17th-century! With a score conducted by Mstislav Rostropovich, Zulawski adds extra layers of devilish meta-textual ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: czar, murder, surrealism, opera, russian history, coronation
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.1
 624K
Trainspotting (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.
Style: disturbing, dark humor, captivating, psychedelic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, existentialism, addiction, drug abuse, social misfits, friendship, life is a bitch, counterculture, drug addiction, society, self destructing, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: scotland, edinburgh scotland, london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%