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One Hundred and One Nights (1995)
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One Hundred and One Nights (1995)
Original name: Les cent et une nuits de Simon Cinéma
Genre: Comedy, History, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Monsieur Cinema, a hundred years old, lives alone in a large villa. His memories fade away, so he engages a young woman to tell him stories about all the movies ever made. Also a line of movie stars comes to visit him giving him back the pleasure of life - but amongst them there are also some young students only striving after his money for the realization of their film projects. The two stories - Monsieur Cinema's and the young people's life - are told in parallel until they come together in the end when the old man plays a role in the film made by the students.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, atmospheric
Plot: writer's life, love and romance, filmmaking, dishonesty, showbiz, celebrity culture, friendship, artists and showbiz, intrigue, couples, siblings relations, golden years, cons and scams, female director, love, robot, dancing, airplane, ghost, student, party, money, lawyer, motorcycle, food ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy, paris france, india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and feel good films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, fall in love, friendship, love and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like One Hundred and One Nights: Enemies of Laughter (2000), Just Write (1997), May Fools (1990), Sophie's Revenge (2009), The Best Man (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Enemies of Laughter (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nerdy-looking Paul (David Paymer) is a neurotic, failed sitcom writer with a lackluster love life. But his best pal (Judge Reinhold) has an idea that might turn things around when he decides to film Paul's life and turn his romantic disasters ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, love affair, midlife crisis, curses spells and rituals, writer's life, love and romance, romance, male female relationship, father son relationship, love, mother son relationship ...
Time: 90s
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Just Write (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Hollywood tour bus driver poses as a screenwriter to romance an up-and-coming young actress.
Style: witty, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, opposites attract, showbiz, bus, love and romance, dishonesty, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, social differences, tour guide, actress, aspiring writer ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, beverly hills, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.2
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May Fools (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An eccentric family is re-united during the 1968 general strike in France, after the death of the grandmother.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: eccentric family, countryside, funeral, infidelity, family problems, rebelliousness, parents and children, love affair, human nature, family in crisis, family life, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Sophie's Revenge (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dumped by her fiance just two months before their wedding, comic strip writer Sophie hatches an elaborate plan to get her Jeff back and punish the movie star, Joanna, who seduced him away. She finds herself a partner, Gordon, an ex-lover of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Plot: couples, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, vengeance, friends, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, sisterhood, revenge, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Best Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Hungary, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When writer's block derails the literary dreams of Olly Pickering, he has to move in with his friend Murray after losing all his money. Things start to look up when Olly's college pal James asks him to be the best man at his wedding. Prior ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, best friend, love, party, fall in love, love triangle, couples, romance, cons and scams, writers, friends, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
God Is Great and I'm Not (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michèle, 20 years old, feels terrible after having broken up with her boy-friend. She meets Francois, who's a veterinarian and jewish. Michèle decides to convert into Judaism because she has to believe in something, if not in someone.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: judaism, love affair, love and romance, youth, society, couples, looking for love, fall in love, culture clash, spirituality, family relations, jewish ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Answer Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Billy, a struggling young gay photographer (who likes Polaroids), tired of being the "other man", falls in love with Gabriel, a waiter and aspiring musician who is probably straight but possibly gay or at least curious. Billy tries to get ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, witty ...
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Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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America's Sweethearts (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the midst of a nasty public breakup of married movie stars, a studio publicist scrambles to put a cap on the escalating situation as the couple's latest film has found it's only print kidnapped by the director.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, satirical, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: hollywood, couples, paparazzi, romance, love triangle, showbiz, desire for fame, dishonesty, filmmaking, marriage crisis, artists and showbiz, lifestyle ...
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Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Very Thought of You (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Laurence recounts to his neighbour how his life long friendship with Frank and Daniel has been overturned in just three days by their each independently meeting, and falling for, Martha, who has no idea of their connection. Slowly the tale unfolds, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, best friends, couples, looking for love, infidelity, couple relations, comedy of errors, rivalry ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 350
Ambitious (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: introspection, love affair, dishonesty, vengeance, couples, love and romance, betrayal, snobbism, rivalry, sexual relations, strong sexual content, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Son of Gascogne (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: You're a provincial kid in Paris and suddenly you're the center of attention: Movie stars, famous directors and sexy women are doting on you because they all think you're the son of their long-dead legendary friend. You never knew ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: chase, mistaken identity, filmmaking, tour guide, restaurant, couples, lifestyle, romance, twins, hidden identity, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 78
So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, fall in love, friends, friendship, romance, family relations, love and romance, disorder, parents and children, singleness, best friends, dishonesty ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 91 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda He has heard the phrase that life is like "anything else," but soon he finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Story of My Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, captivating, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
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Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Relationship Status: It's Complicated (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Ben is about to marry Juliette. His quiet, ordered life will fall to pieces when he meets up again with the person he secretly wants to see the most: Vanessa, the high school bombshell who never so much as looked in his direction. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
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Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching, romantic ...
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Naked in New York (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: talky, clever, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, showbiz, college, romance, actor's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, writer's life, lifestyle, couples, city life, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, boston, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
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Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, countryside, friendship, on the road, culture clash, self discovery, fall in love, fish out of water, friends, couples, disorder, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, galicia, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 2K
Marigold (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, showbiz, love triangle, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, bollywood, disorder, love and romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 265K
Notting Hill (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 2K
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jeab hears that his childhood sweetheart Noi-Naa is to be married, so he makes the trip back home to his provincial village. As he does so, the memories come flooding back to his childhood in 1980s Thailand. He remembers always being late to school, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Men Are From Mars... And That’s Where I’m Going! (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Successful at work, Fernanda is an example of women of the third millennium, free to make their choices and independent. Yet in her personal life she finds herself struggling to find a husband. Like other women of her generation, Fernanda put her ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, couples, obsession, singleness, friendship, thirtysomething life, friends, romance, gays and lesbians, brazilian, woman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6K
Jet Lag (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, a beautician on her way to a new job in Mexico accidentally meets a cook who is on his way back from America. Labor strikes, bad weather, and pure luck cause the two of them to share a room overnight at the ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: airport, cooking and food, romance, fall in love, fish out of water, opposites attract, love and romance, misfit, disorder, culture clash, chance meeting, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, mexico, europe, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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