Movies like Absurdistan

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Absurdistan (2008)
 6.7
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Absurdistan (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An allegorical comedy centered on two childhood sweethearts who seem destined for one another until the women of their isolated village, angered by male indifference toward the water shortage, go on a sex strike that threatens the young couple's first night of love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, fairy tale, offbeat, realistic
Plot: village, battle of the sexes, social relations, romance, love and romance, couples, young lovers, ultimatum, water, first time, childhood sweetheart, abstinence, strike, water shortage, absurdism, sex, village life, forces of nature, fall in love, rescue, teenage crush, falling in love, rescue team, cave, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, caucasus, azerbaijan

Most similar movies to Absurdistan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, fall in love, social relations, village and village life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Absurdistan: Without Men (2011), The Closer You Get (2000), Saturday (2001), Masquerades (2008), All's Well, Ends Well 2011 (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Without Men (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The women of a remote Latin American town are forced to pick up the pieces and remake their world when all the town's men are forcibly recruited by communist guerrillas.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, sexy, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, fall in love, society, love and romance, couples, social relations, feminism, village, village life, strong female presence, clergy, female director ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Closer You Get (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Irish bachelors take out an ad in the Miami Herald, looking for love.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Plot: village, small town, romance, couples, couple relations, isolation, family relations, small town life, village life, battle of the sexes, love, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.0
 335
Saturday (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 72 min.
Story: One more Saturday in a desolate Buenos Aires hard to recognize. Six young people that try to avoid their solitude by complicating their daily routes, unsuccessfully looking for a glance that changes something or a new sensation that reveals them ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous, melancholic ...
Plot: love and romance, breakup, love affair, couples, solitude, pregnancy, village, forbidden love, journalism, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 345
Masquerades (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Algeria, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mounir Mekbek lives with his family in a small village in the heart of the Algerian countryside. Very proud and sure of himself, he has only one dream- to finally be appreciated by his fellow villagers. Screwing up his carefully maintained image is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, village life, small town life, small town, love and romance, couples, village, siblings relations, cons and scams, wedding, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: algeria, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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All's Well, Ends Well 2011 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The follow-up to 2009's All's Well Ends Well, with returning stars Louis Koo, Sandra Ng, and Ronald Cheng delivering Lunar New Year period comedy shenanigans for 2010. Angelababy makes a cute appearance in this farce about mistaken ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, couples, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, love and romance, silly humor, wooing, romance, artists and showbiz, computers and web, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.3
 499
Baikonur (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Russia, Kazakhstan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: “Whatever falls from heaven, you may keep.” So goes the unwritten law of the Kazakh steppes. A law avidly adhered to by the inhabitants of a small village, who collect the space debris that falls downrange from the nearby Baikonur space station. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat
Plot: romance, space and aliens, astronaut, space station, spacecraft, social relations, village life, village, love and romance, space shuttle, seal, cave ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Complete Idiot (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on Tommy Jaud's bestselling novel, this comedy focuses on a dispassionate clerk and his set-backs in life. 29-year-old Simon works in a phone shop, but his thoughts just circle around finding a new girl-friend after being left by his last ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, looking for love, couples, fall in love, wooing, love and romance, romance, best friend, thirtysomething life, unlikely couple, silly humor, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Traci Townsend (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A beautiful and successful journalist, interviews her three previous boyfriends, to find out why they never proposed. Each distinctly different interview, comically teaches Traci more about herself than she would care to know.
Style: sincere, witty, humorous, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, love and romance, showbiz, couples, romance, singleness, journalist, interview, jealousy, lesbian kiss, flashback, ice cream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Love On The Cloud (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Romance gets complicated in modern-day Beijing.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, showbiz, follow your dream, couples, romance, actor's life, best friends, ambition, filmmaking, artists and showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 499
White on Rice (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: 40-year-old Jimmy is growing up, or at least he's getting older. While mooching the upper bunk of his ten-year-old nephew's bed, he enjoys the never-ending generosity of his sister Aiko, and dodges the wrath of his impatient brother-in-law ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: family relations, fall in love, family life, introspection, youth, couples, romance, love triangle, dinosaur, dating, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 182
V.O.S. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A game between four characters. A comedy about love and friendship. A film about the great lie of story telling that moves between reality and fiction.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, introspection, love affair, battle of the sexes, couples, fall in love, couple relations, hopes, lifestyle, romance, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Two Million Stupid Women (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A handful of insults and fighting best friends, not quite the Birthday presents every girl hopes for. Melissa s not every girl. She is determined to collect insults from all of her past boyfriends before her birthday night is over. But her journey ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, love and romance, best friends, friends, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, lovers reunited, alcohol abuse, birthday, breakup, romance, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Taking Chances (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When he discovers that an Indian casino is about to be built over the town's historic battlefield, Chase Revere, the self-appointed protector of a small town's rather meager place in American history, joins forces with sexy but dangerous ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, fall in love, love and romance, partners, couples, small town life, unlikely partners, romance, small town, hopes, unlikely couple, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 648
Madame Irma (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Francis, who is in his forties, manages the French subsidiary of an American high-tech company. But the shareholders suddenly decide to close it. Depressed by the idea of being unemployed and the prospect of losing his second wife, Francis decides ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: hidden identity, social relations, couples, unemployment, lifestyle, love and romance, gender bending, fortune teller, loss of job, con men, unlikely couple, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Men in the City (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The comedy about men and their struggles in life and love.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, not serious
Plot: friends, couple relations, introspection, lifestyle, buddies, looking for love, singleness, city life, love and romance, battle of the sexes, couples, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 4K
Girls on Top (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The adventures of three teenage girls - Inken, Vicky and Lena - and their quest to have their first orgasm.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: teenage love, looking for sex, sexuality, coming of age, friends, loss of virginity, drunkenness, battle of the sexes, youth, high school, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
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The Reunion (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 35-year old Magnus Edkvist hates class reunions as much as anyone and usually skip them. Still he accepts an invitation for a reunion for class he left over twenty years ago. But he has his reasons, as there is a chance that his teen love Hillevi ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: reunion, high school reunion, class reunion, party, couples, family relations, youth, teenage life, romance, love and romance, marriage, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 719
Say I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unlikely couple fake a relationship to win a TV game show prize. Wannabe actress Estrella dreams of becoming a hostess on a romance reality-TV show presented by Amador Rosales. Meanwhile, movie usher and film buff Victor, who hates such reality ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: tv show, fall in love, dishonesty, media, unlikely couple, couples, disorder, love and romance, romance, aspiring actor, ladykiller, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 7.7
 2K
Doc Martin (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Doc Martin tells the tale of Martin Clunes' character in the film, in the months leading up to the Saving Grace story. Martin Bamford is a heart-broken London obstetrician, in a jealous rage after he finds out that his wife has been sleeping ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, sincere
Plot: starting over, dishonesty, introspection, infidelity, homecoming, village, husband wife relationship, adultery, romance, social relations, cons and scams, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jan decides to marry his girl-friend Sara, he is not aware of his opponent: her father, who is an Italian.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, disorder, culture clash, couple relations, parents and children, couples, society, village, silly humor, meet the parents, misfit, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Three Many Weddings (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman attends wedding of successive men in her life, though she gets to find a soul mate.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, looking for love, nothing goes right, love and romance, singleness, couples, disorder, romance, fall in love, falling in love, personal growth, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.4
 913
Gettin' It (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a rumor spreads through the neighborhood that he's got more to offer than most men, an awkward virgin becomes popular beyond his wildest fantasies. Strippers, housewives and the town's most gorgeous eligible women throw themselves at ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, funny, sexual ...
Plot: teenage life, womanizer, love and romance, battle of the sexes, youth, couples, wooing, looking for sex, sexual relations, coming of age, friends, manhood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Promise Me This (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Serbia, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: An old man named Zivojin Markovic, living in a remote village prays for his grandson Cane to go to the city, sell his cow and bring back a wife. In the city he is supposed to meet up with his grandfather's stepbrother, but this man is dead. ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: obsessive quest, romance, last wish, family relations, looking for love, village, love and romance, village life, couples, religions or cults, first love, miraculous event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: serbia, europe, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Special Delivery (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unexpected phone call from a certain Kirsch sets off a crisis between Catherine and Raphaël that will affect all those around them, be they close friends or casual acquaintances.
Style: semi serious, realistic, psychological, humorous
Plot: love triangle, romance, couple relations, cause and meaning, couples, love and romance, crumbling marriage, infidelity, misunderstanding, unfulfillment, dealing with death, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
I Married Who? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Straight-laced Jordan (Martin) is about to marry Peter (Snedeker), a clean-cut ambitious attorney. Before she walks down the aisle, Jordan and her best friends, Claire (Adrienne Frantz) and Jessica (Daphnee Duplaix), head to Vegas for a bachelorette ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unlikely couple, eligible bachelor, life turned upside down, romance, love and romance, celebrity culture, couples, actor's life, disorder, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Family United (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The director Daniel Sánchez Arévalo ('Azuloscurocasinegro', 'Cousins​​'), he embarks on a new comedy that has as a backdrop the World Cup in South Africa and the setting is a wedding that takes precisely the day of the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, captivating
Plot: wedding, siblings relations, family, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, family problems, family gatherings, pregnancy, family tradition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 610
Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, friends, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, love triangle, artists and showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, looking for love, love affair ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 323
Zonad (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zonad (Simon Delaney) is from space…probably. Or so the Cassidy family assume when they discover an apparent alien in a shiny red space suit and helmet passed out on the living room floor beside the drinks cabinet. The Cassidys and the people of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: mistaken identity, hidden identity, cons and scams, family life, family relations, social relations, dishonesty, disorder, village, con artists, alien, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 1K
Move (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Eleven moving dates, eight friends: Philipp, Wiebke, Jessica, Maria, Swantje, Michael, Thomas, Dina – all in their twenties and mutually lonesome. And always searching: For a new city, a new job, an own apartment, a new, or even an old love. The ...
Style: sexual, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, family relations, breakup, christmas dinner, break up, friendship, sex scene, video chat, female nudity, devotion, goth girl
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.7
 862
Totally Blonde (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: blonde, nightclub, love triangle, love and romance, couples, romance, cinderella story, lovers, lover, anti heroes, lust, cleavage ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%