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Chekhov's Motifs (2002)
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Chekhov's Motifs (2002)
Original name: Чеховские мотивы
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ukraine, Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film is based on A. P. Chekhov’s play “Tatiana Repina” and short story “Difficult People”. At his wedding, the groom is horrified to see among the church crowd his former mistress who had recently committed suicide.
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, satirical, disturbing
Plot: morality, village, wedding, family relations, absurd humor, satire, dead wife, church, female director

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, satirical and entertaining films with plots about satire, humour, family relations, absurd humor, silly humor, relationship problems and relationships mostly in Comedy, Drama and Sport genres. Some movies like Chekhov's Motifs: Magique ! (2008), O Diabo a Quatro (2004), Four of Us (2014), How It Ends (2021), Penalty Kick (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Magique ! (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tommy, un petit garçon qui vit seul avec sa mère, voit un cirque s'installer près de chez lui. Il part à la découverte de ce nouveau monde.
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, captivating, psychological ...
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O Diabo a Quatro (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil, France, Portugal, Switzerland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Four people with different values and standards meet in the urban chaos of Copacabana. Rita and Waldick come from the country, and befriend two Rio de Janeiro native guys, upon arrival: the playboy and surfer Paulo Roberto and a pimp called Tim. ...
Style: satirical, humorous, suspense, suspenseful, psychological ...
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Place: brazil
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Four of Us (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: James prepares for his eighth grade oral exams while his family is going through different times.
Style: entertaining, humorous, satirical, funny, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, relationships, satire, lifestyle, friends, humour, friendship, chinese restaurant, divorced couple, divorced parents, exam, divorce ...
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How It Ends (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In this feel-good apocalyptic comedy, Liza embarks on a hilarious journey through LA in hopes of making it to her last party before it all ends, running into an eclectic cast of characters along the way.
Style: satirical, humorous, psychological, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, asteroid, satire, humour, party, social satire, absurd humor, house party, regret, female director
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Penalty Kick (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico, Colombia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: How far does a soccer fan goes for his beloved national team? Mariano Cárdenas will risk his job, wife and family to support his soccer team during the World Cup qualifiers.
Style: entertaining, light, feel good, humorous, satirical ...
Plot: sports fan, soccer, soccer match, soccer fan, absurd humor, satire, husband wife relationship, football, relationship problems, family relations, humour, marital problem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.1
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Wedding Night (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Florence and Nicolas live happily together. Until the sister of Nicolas them points to a contest you get to win the first prize, a wedding with all expenses paid in Niagara Falls. Without thinking twice, decide to marry. Following on from then occur ...
Style: funny, feel good, captivating, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, wedding, breaking the fourth wall, contest, niagara falls, satire, husband wife relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, brother sister relationship, male female relationship, competitor, couple relations ...
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68%
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The Fool (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pontagnac, a married man, tries to seduce Victoire, the wife of his good friend. Little does he know, Victoire has plans of her own to punish her cheating husband. The would-be fling ignites a dizzying spell of complications as characters arrange ...
Style: satirical, semi serious, funny, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: satire, humour, escapades, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, family relations, male female relationship, social satire, wife
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Grumpy Christmas (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bitter, grumpy patriarch Don Servando and his family travel to spend Christmas with Doña Alicia, a relative who becomes his "ultimate nemesis". It may be Christmas, but Don Servando is set on proving to everyone that Doña Alicia is a ...
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, satirical, semi serious ...
Plot: christmas, family holiday, family, satire, family relations, thrill ride, humour, control
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Sexy Comedy (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The children leave for the school trip and dad and mom board a nice girl who turns out to be the lover of their best friend. Which is then the husband of their best friend ...
Style: captivating, funny, humorous, light, feel good ...
Plot: absurd humor, sexual humor, satire, seduction, silly humor, humour, male female relationship
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60%
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Round Trip (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Dante, a pony express in serious debt, meets Nina, a hostess stuck in Torino for the night.
Style: entertaining, satirical, captivating, feel good, humorous
Plot: absurd humor, friends, satire, crimes, escapades, criminal, silly humor, humour, male female relationship
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60%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Since his childhood, interested in cars, car races and dreamed to be a rally pilot but became a minibus driver in Ankara. This movie tells Yusuf's story full of action as well as comedy.
Style: funny, entertaining, captivating, feel good, humorous ...
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The Family House (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Style: funny, satirical, captivating, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: money problems, family, satire, humour, financial problem, parents and children, escapades, family problems, family relations, eccentric family
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The Wicked Uncle (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: satirical, disturbing, humorous, captivating, intellectual
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Jimmy Carr: Funny Business (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
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Style: entertaining, captivating, funny, satirical, humorous ...
Plot: comedian, stand up special, satire, stand up comedian, sexual joke, humour, silly humor, joke, absurd humor
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55%
Neurotic Quest for Serenity (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kika K is a successful star with millions of fans, but behind the scenes, she is in personal and professional crisis: she has to deal with an obsessive fan, a boyfriend with no concept, professional appointments scheduled by the businesswoman and ...
Style: humorous, psychological, satirical, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: obsessive compulsive disorder, identity crisis, social problems, satire, backstage, creative block, female protagonist, success, brazilian, actress
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.3
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five people who never met are convened by a notary for the reading of a will, and learn they are all brothers and sisters, children of the same father. They’ll share a large inheritance if they can deliver the ashes to their father’s favorite ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, captivating ...
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Duration: 82 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, biting, realistic ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
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Style: captivating, satirical, psychological, entertaining, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: entertaining, captivating, satirical, humorous
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46%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
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Now Add Honey (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: captivating, funny, entertaining, satirical, humorous ...
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44%
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Country: USA
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43%
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Country: Turkey
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 315
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Country: Spain
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Style: satirical, captivating, humorous, psychological, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Peru
Duration: 104 min.
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41%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Stéphane lives a quiet life as an eminent French Chef but when he decides to visit Soo, a mysterious Korean lady he fell in love with on Instagram, he'll embark on an adventurous journey full of discoveries.
Style: captivating, feel good, satirical, semi serious, humorous ...
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Place: seoul, south korea
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