Movies like I Remember

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I Remember (1973)
 7.9
 42K
I Remember (1973)
Original name: Amarcord
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In an Italian seaside town, young Titta gets into trouble with his friends and watches various local eccentrics as they engage in often absurd behavior. Frequently clashing with his stern father and defended by his doting mother, Titta witnesses the actions of a wide range of characters, from his extended family to Fascist loyalists to sensual women, with certain moments shifting into fantastical scenarios.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, realistic, art house, semi autobiographical, stylized, meditative, colourful, surreal, humorous ...
Plot: fascism, coming of age, small town, family life, human nature, social relations, memory, surrealism, teenage boy, bathtub, sheik, youth, family relations, small town life, postmodernism, countryside, hotel, satire, dancing, prostitute, mental institution, wedding, motorcycle, female nudity, harem ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and stylized films with plots about family relations, loneliness, runaway, bittersweet, suprisingly clever, mentor and youth mostly in Drama, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like I Remember: Murmur of the Heart (1971), Roma (1972), The Northerners (1992), The Firemen's Ball (1967), City of Women (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murmur of the Heart (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the end of the first Indochina War, an open-minded teenage boy finds himself between the urge to discover love and the ever-present, dominating affection of his mother.
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, disturbing, semi serious ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, mother son relationship, sexual initiation, older woman teenage boy relationship, teenage life, parents and children, self discovery, family relations, coming of age, oedipus complex, siblings relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1954, 70s
Place: france, europe, indochina, paris france, tokyo
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 7.4
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Roma (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A virtually plotless, gaudy, impressionistic portrait of Rome through the eyes of one of its most famous citizens.
Style: atmospheric, non-linear, stylized, art house, colourful ...
Plot: fashion, society, lifestyle, satire, memory, illegal prostitution, traffic jam, bohemian life, filmmaking, performer's life, clergy, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 1920s, 20s ...
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, new york, new jersey
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The Northerners (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A black comedy set in the 1960s in a small Netherlands community, populated by a cast of eccentrics, all of whom hold a range of sexual obsessions and frustrated desires.
Style: surreal, semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: butcher, sexual relations, eccentric family, human nature, couple relations, small town life, small town, family life, parents and children, misfit, satire, sexual content ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
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The Firemen's Ball (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia, Italy
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In Milos Forman's satire on Communism set in a small Czechoslovakian town in the 1960s, the local firemen decide to organize a ball, however the proceedings are dogged by difficulty at every step. They plan to organize a beauty pageant at the ...
Style: humorous, witty, biting, suspense, sincere ...
Plot: satire, axe, dark humor, lottery, firefighter, political satire, farce, small town, new wave, small town life, bittersweet, social relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: czech republic, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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City of Women (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A businessman finds himself trapped at a hotel and threatened by women en masse.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, clever, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: feminism, sexual relations, satire, hostages, politics, battle of the sexes, disorder, couples, strong female presence, hostage, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: italy, paris france
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Baaria (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Giuseppe Tornatore traces three generations of a Sicilian family in in the Sicilian town of Bagheria (known as Baarìa in the local Sicilian dialect), from the 1930s to the 1980s, to tell the story of the loves, dreams and delusions of an unusual ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: fascism, world war two, social differences, family relations, politics, small town, family life, election, communism, state affairs, small town life, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: sicily, italy, europe, sicily italy
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Housekeeping (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the Pacific Northwest during the 1950s, two young sisters whose mother has abandoned them wind up living with their Aunt Sylvie, whose views of the world and its conventions don't quite live up to most people's expectations.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, coming of age, orphan, friendship, strong female presence, teenage life, small town life, self discovery, human nature, parents and children, custody, siblings relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.5
 7K
Leolo (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of an imaginative boy who pretends he is the child of a sperm-laden Sicilian tomato upon which his mother accidentally fell.
Style: disturbing, surreal, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, masturbation, coming of age, dark humor, insanity, family relations, bestiality, youth, mischievous children, mentally unstable, eccentric family, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 90s
Place: montreal, sicily, canada
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Short Skin (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ever since he was a child, the seventeen-yearold Edoardo has suffered from a malformation of the foreskin that stops him from masturbating and makes him insecure and ill at ease with girls. Shut up in his sexless microcosm, Edoardo reacts with ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
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That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After dumping a bucket of water on a beautiful young woman from the window of a train car, wealthy Frenchman Mathieu, regales his fellow passengers with the story of the dysfunctional relationship between himself and the young woman in question, a ...
Style: atmospheric, sexy, sexual, surreal, cynical ...
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Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Life as a Dog (1985)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A boy, obsessed with comparing himself with those less fortunate, experiences a different life at the home of his aunt and uncle in 1959 Sweden.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: boxing, coming of age, small town, friendship, soccer, tomboy, teenage life, bittersweet, dog, loneliness, social relations, friends ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Grass Harp (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Truman Capote, this often-witty coming-of-age drama looks at a young man growing up with an unusual family in the Deep South in the 1940s.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, dysfunctional family, americana, small town, maid, couple relations, siblings relations, cons and scams, parents and children, eccentric family, teenage life ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: southern usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 10K
Terri (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terri, a pajama-clad, disaffected high school student learns how to engage the world with the help of Mr. Fitzgerald, his assistant principal.
Style: melancholic, depressing, compassionate, clever, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, high school, teenage life, misfit, physical appearance, small town, overweight child, social relations, freak, teachers and students, mentor, bullying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Conformist (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A weak-willed Italian man becomes a fascist flunky who goes abroad to arrange the assassination of his old teacher, now a political dissident.
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Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 30s ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Duration: 100 min.
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Ginger and Fred (1986)
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Country: Italy, France, West Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A family with five kids in the 80s get into a crisis when twin brothers fall in love with the same girl.
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Audience: teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The First Beautiful Thing (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 122 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, sincere ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
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Boy (2010)
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Country: New Zealand
Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.0
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8½ (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 138 min.
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Style: psychological, art house, surreal, reflective, stylized ...
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In June, 1983, in Dutchess County, New York, Sebastian Cole joins his mother, step-father, and sister for dinner. Hank, Sebastian's step-father, drops a bomb: he announces he's changing sexes. Sebastian's sister splits immediately for ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Guatemalan Handshake (2006)
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
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Kryptonite! (2011)
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Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ghost World (2001)
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Country: USA, UK, Germany
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Interview (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
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Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
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Gummo (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Audience: teens
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