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Accumulator 1 (1994)
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Accumulator 1 (1994)
Original name: Akumulátor 1
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In this movie, TV sets are full of life. If a person is in TV (e.g. because it was filmed on the street) it has a double that's right in the TV set. This double needs energy from the true character to survive. Each time, the real human watches TV, his Double will pull life energy from him. So there's a mysterious Death-serial. Many persons die in front of their TV set and nobody knows why. Olda, the main character, is one of the persons, that get more and more weak. He is near death, till Fisarek, the natural healer appears. He teaches Olda how he can resist this magic force and how he can fight it.
Style: humorous, clever, offbeat, captivating, biting, suspense, surreal, semi serious, absurd, psychotronic
Plot: satire, dentist, vengeance, vigilantism, danger, imaginary, media, healing power, man versus machine, weakness, media satire, technology gone awry, sex, native american, airplane, spider, parallel world, forest, telekinesis, female nudity, hospital, morgue, alternate reality, farm, supernatural power ...
Place: europe, czech republic, central europe

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Britannia Hospital (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
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Place: england, europe
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Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 105 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 93 min.
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Style: humorous, witty, not serious, offbeat, cult film ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 97 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: sexy, dark humor, cynical, biting, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
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Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%