Movies like Cheeky 2003

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Cheeky (2003)
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Cheeky (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Consumed with sadness after the death of his wife and subsequent rejection from his son, a widower, at the urging of his friends, opts to appear on a vulgar, wildly popular game show (for which his wife signed him up) and watches his life start to change for the better.
Style: sincere, sweet, emotional, semi serious
Plot: father son relationship, husband wife relationship, death of wife, teenager, grief, loss of wife, guilt, marriage, loss of mother, rejection, fictional game show, quiz, shop owner, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, male female relationship, family problems, social relations, battle of the sexes, sadness, poem

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and touching films with plots about family relations, parents and children, family problems, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family and youth mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Cheeky: Growing Op (2008), My Father's Bike (2012), Bootleg Dad (2019), Daddy Longlegs (2009), Times Have Been Better (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Growing Op (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a teenage boy coming of age in a suburban grow-operation, where every day is paradise or fresh hell. But it's always a trip. Sheltered all his life and home-schooled by loving parents who are also committed criminals, Quinn Dawson ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, parents and children, eccentric family, teenage life, social relations, teenage love, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, stoners, mother son relationship, cheerleader ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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95%
My Father's Bike (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grandfather's wife unexpectedly leaves him for another man and this sparks a series of events. His son and grandson arrive from abroad and set of for a journey to find a woman dear to each of them.
Style: emotional, humorous, road movie, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, on the road, parents and children, aging, musician's life, family problems, father son relationship, father son reunion, musician, teenager, road trip, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe
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90%
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Bootleg Dad (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ian discovers that André, a former soap opera star and current alcoholic is his real father. Ian decides to go work at his ruined mascot business where he finds a place populated by extravagant people and discovers the meaning of fatherhood.
Style: captivating, sincere, entertaining
Plot: parenthood, teenager, father son relationship, father, family problems, family, absent father, relationship problems, search for father, family relations, humour, social problems ...
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88%
Daddy Longlegs (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After months of living a solitary existence, Lenny, 34, picks up his kids from school. Every year he spends a couple of weeks with his sons Sage, 9, and Frey, 7. Lenny hosts his kids within a midtown studio apartment in New York City. During these ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: disorder, nothing goes right, parents and children, dark humor, family problems, thirtysomething life, family relations, youth, bittersweet, custody, adolescence vs adulthood, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Times Have Been Better (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After moving in with his beau, 30ish banker Jérémy (Arnaud Binard) decides to let the cat out of the bag, telling his unsuspecting parents, Guy (Bernard Le Coq) and Rosine (Charlotte de Turckheim), that he's gay. Though they've always ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, touching, realistic, humorous
Plot: family relations, coming out, gays and lesbians, society, gender, family problems, farce, parents and children, family in crisis, gay interest, marriage, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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83%
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Couch Potatoes (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Giorgio and Tito, father and son. A successful journalist and a lazy teenager apparently impossible to understand. Giorgio's dream is to take Tito to the Nasca Hill in Liguria, but Tito prefers to spend his entire day with his group of friends, ...
Style: sincere, captivating, disturbing, humorous, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenager, father son relationship, youth, friendship, adventure, family, parents and children, friends, family relations, teenage life, happy ending, misfit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Accidents Happen (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: There are dysfunctional families... and then there are the Conways. After a family tragedy, 15-year-old Billy Conway has become the de facto glue between his bitter mom, distant brother, and stoic dad. But when Billy starts to act out, everything ...
Style: semi serious, touching, family saga, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, youth, parents and children, haunted by the past, teenage life, dark humor, social relations, teenage boy, family relations, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Quitters (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Quitters tells the story of the Raymans, a wealthy Jewish family that's falling apart. The son, Clark, is a bright and curious high schooler with a talent for manipulation. As his mother May enters treatment for a pill addiction, and he and his ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, family problems, family life, youth, social relations, disorder, innocence lost, high school life, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Teenosaurus Rex (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Style: sincere, humorous, entertaining, captivating
Plot: father daughter relationship, father daughter conflict, husband wife relationship, teenage girl, family relations, parents and children, father and daughter, family problems, family life, nubile woman, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: bavaria
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81%
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Marine Life (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marine Life revolves around the choatic family life of June, a middle-aged lounge singer and mother. Aging and twice divorced, lounge singer June Nordstrom tries to cope with her fading beauty, her troubled offspring, her waning career and her young ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, emotional, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, love affair, family life, family problems, family relations, couples, love and romance, single parent, youth, child as adult, parents and children, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Isn't It Delicious (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Joan Weldon discovers she is dying of lung cancer, she sets out to reconcile her dysfunctional relationships with her three children, her husband, and along the way, her former best friend. The family's destructive ways are offset by messy ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, touching, humorous
Plot: self discovery, parents and children, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, family life, terminal illness, family relations, family problems, bittersweet, husband wife relationship, one night stand, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Terms of Endearment (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be. The movie covers several years of their lives as each finds different reasons to go on ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, tear jerker, compassionate ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, cancer, family relations, terminal illness, love affair, couples, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, adultery, mother daughter relationship, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: texas, new york, louisiana, usa, nebraska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Les papas du dimanche (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The movie tells a story about a family in France, in contemporary times, and its problem such as bittersweet and sincere, breakup, family problems, parents and children.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: family relations, family problems, parents and children, parents separation, starting over, breakup, hopes, bittersweet, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, separation, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Penny Pincher! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: François Gautier is stingy! Saving puts the joy, it causes pay sweats. His life is set for the sole purpose of never spend anything. A life that will switch in one day: he falls in love and discovers he has a daughter he did not know existed. ...
Style: feel good, light, sweet, sincere, humorous
Plot: father daughter reunion, miser, greed, daughter, family, parents and children, family relations, dishonesty, lifestyle, male female relationship, social relations, family problems ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After her boyfriend mysteriously leaves her with little explanation, a doctoral candidate in anthropology at a prestigious East Coast university Sara Quinn is left looking for answers as to what went wrong.
Style: realistic, sincere, sentimental, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: breakup, couple relations, human nature, obsession, lifestyle, obsessive quest, couples, self discovery, gender, romance, womanizer, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
You'll Be a Man (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Leo is 10 and wise beyond his years. A solitary dreamer who seeks refuge in books. When the carefree 20-year-old Theo steps into his life, it forces Leo out of his shell. Despite their age difference, the two becomes best friends, helping each other ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: nanny, parents and children, family relations, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, friends, father son relationship, adult child friendship, mental illness, abused child, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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78%
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Bed Bugs (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Burned out and lonely Rocky is almost 50 years old and has seen better times as a womanizer. One day, Thorben shows up at his door claiming to be his son. He is trying to get advice on how to be successful with women.
Style: semi serious, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: sexuality, father son relationship, family problems, father and son, family, lifestyle, family relations, male female relationship, relationship problems, relationships, father child relationship, loneliness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, emotional, feel good ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, love and romance, single parent, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, wooing, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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78%
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Landline (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A teenager living with her sister and parents in Manhattan during the 1990s discovers that her father is having an affair.
Style: entertaining, feel good, humorous, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family problems, parents and children, self discovery, escapades, family relations, life turned upside down, lifestyle, infidelity, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Family Tree (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mother and wife stricken with memory loss allows a dysfunctional family a second chance at harmony and happiness.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat
Plot: memory loss, dysfunctional family, social relations, family problems, family life, parents and children, family relations, siblings relations, suburban life, couple relations, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
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78%
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Momma's Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Momma's Man an adult decides to escape the pressures of life and return to his old bedroom at his parents' house. An odd premise, but executed with skill and tenderness.
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: midlife crisis, family problems, introspection, family life, family relations, eccentric family, love and romance, pregnancy, unfulfillment, parents and children, living together, relationship problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, los angeles
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78%
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Empty Nest (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Empty Nest tells the story of a couple who have to struggle to find themselves after their children grow up and move out. It starts out as a fairly simple story of a couple but becomes complicated by a series of events that may or may not be ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: aging, couples, couple relations, elderly, college, parents and children, artists and showbiz, midlife crisis, family relations, leaving home, love and romance, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
In Memory of My Father (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The youngest son of a legendary Hollywood producer, a Robert Evans type, accepts a bribe from his father to document his death.
Style: cynical, semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, family problems, love and romance, lifestyle, hollywood, brother brother relationship, dysfunctional family, narcissism, funeral, film producer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Unstrung Heroes (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Steven Lidz, unhappy with his home life since his mother got sick, goes and lives with his two crazy Uncles. There he changes and gets closer to his Uncles, but his parents want him home even though he is finally happy and popular. Written by Todd ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, family relations, terminal illness, mental illness, family problems, couples, solace, bittersweet, love and romance, unfulfillment, single parent ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Radiator (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A moving, blackly comic drama about the strains in coping with ageing parents.
Style: captivating, humorous, touching, semi serious, sincere
Plot: family relations, homecoming, dysfunctional family, elderly couple, marital argument, family home, interracial friendship, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, father son conflict, british, farmhouse ...
Place: northern england, england
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77%
Papa Was Not a Rolling Stone (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The 1980s. Stéphanie grows up in La Courneuve, on the outskirts of Paris, in a home where her mother is rarely there and her step-father is brutal. She quickly decides to escape her morose everyday life. Thanks to her grandmother's love, ...
Style: humorous, sincere, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: follow your dream, hopes, youth, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, society, teenage life, parents and children, family problems, friendship, dysfunctional family, high school life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france
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77%
The Best Things in the World (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Everyday family life as perfectly normal madness. “As Melhores Coisas do Mundo“ follows a few days in the life of the 15-year-old Mano, who is fighting on two fronts: his parents have just got divorced and he is going through puberty. Mano tries ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, coming of age, family problems, parents and children, youth, gender, teenage life, father son relationship, gay interest, gays and lesbians, dysfunctional family, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Sunkist Family (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Joon-Ho (Park Hee-Soon) and Yoo-Mi (Jin Kyung) have been married for 20 years and they are still madly love in with each other. The couple have three children: first son Chul-Won (Jang Sung-Bum), first daughter Kyung-Joo (Yoon Bo-Ra) and youngest ...
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, satirical, entertaining ...
Plot: family, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, parents and children, family life, lifestyle, father daughter relationship, love affair, family problems, family relations, satire, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Four Suns (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fogi is enjoying his never ending puberty. But simultaneously Fogi is also trying to live up to his family duties and bring up Véna, his son from the first marriage. He did not get married again but lives with Jana, a post office employee. Together ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, human nature, infidelity, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, guru, family in crisis, rebelliousness, introspection, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
My Year Without Sex (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tender story from Australia highlights the realistic ups and downs of an Australian family in the year following a parent's emergency medical procedure.
Style: uplifting, sentimental, sincere, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, couples, introspection, couple relations, lifestyle, youth, thirtysomething life, family problems, parents and children, eccentric family, adolescence vs adulthood, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: australia
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75%