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White Night Wedding (2008)
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White Night Wedding (2008)
Original name: Brúðguminn
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jon, a middle-aged professor is going to get married tomorrow, for the second time, to one of his ex-students half his age. But it's not all roses. First, there's his cranky mother-in-law-to-be who violently opposes the marriage and who demands repayment of Jon's loan before the wedding night. Second, his plans to build a golf course on the little island of Flatey where they live aren't going at all to plan. Third, his extremely drunk best man is on the loose without any shoes and lastly, the continual presence of his emotional first wife is haunting his every move. When the guests start flocking to the island, Jon starts getting cold feet. After a very long night of drinking and thinking, will Jon be able to make it to the church on time?
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious
Plot: island, wedding, love affair, family feud, unlikely couple, family life, love and romance, couples, starting over, buddies, eccentric family, hopes, couple relations, bittersweet, fiance fiancee relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), wedding ceremony, teachers and students, family relations, sexual content, power relations, sex, female nudity, golf, cemetery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, romance and love affair mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like White Night Wedding: The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008), I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009), Mullet (2001), The Sea (2002), Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commitment-phobic man reunites with his estranged, ailing father and comes to terms with his own childhood.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: dysfunctional family, hopes, homecoming, family problems, couples, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, family life, estrangement, love and romance, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
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I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When Madea catches sixteen-year-old Jennifer and her two younger brothers looting her home, she decides to take matters into her own hands and delivers the young delinquents to the only relative they have: their aunt April. A heavy-drinking ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
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Mullet (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eddie returns to his home town on the south coast of New South Wales. Having left for the city without explanation a few years previously, he tries to pick up the pieces of his life and fit back in to the lives of those he left, including his ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Sea (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland, France, Norway
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Wealthy, aging patriarch Thordur assembles his scattered heirs in his remote Icelandic fishing village to discuss the future of the family fishery. But bringing everyone together unleashes a storm of long-repressed dark family secrets.
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Place: iceland, europe, paris france, reykjavik iceland
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Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katrine is to be married. Her fiancé is gorgeous, their appartment is luxurious and her future in-laws are wealthy. Katrine only has one problem: she sometimes finds it difficult to tell the truth, and this sends her on a round-about jaunt with an ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
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Another Happy Day (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A wedding at her parents' Annapolis estate hurls high-strung Lynn into the center of touchy family dynamics.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: family gatherings, estate, wedding, eccentric family, disorder, nothing goes right, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, ex husband ex wife relationship, couples, remarry ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, class differences, family gatherings, meet the parents, family relations, family feud, family tradition, parents and children, couple relations, culture clash, romance, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Flirting with Forty (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A divorcee has a passionate affair with a much younger surfing instructor in Hawaii.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, surfing, romance, thirtysomething life, family relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, couples, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Seagull's Laughter (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland, Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Post-war provincial Iceland: around 1950, Freyja, who'd been a plump teen, returns from America, a widow with a 20-inch waist, seven suitcases of dresses, and a list of who ever wronged or slighted her. She moves in with an aunt and socialist ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rolling Family (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Brazil, France, Germany, Spain, UK
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: feel good, witty, semi serious, humorous, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Duration: 91 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, romantic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 104 min.
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40%
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Nicostratos the Pelican (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Greece
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
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