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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: 110 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.
Plot: morality, village, wedding, female director, family relations, church

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and semi serious films with plots about wedding, family relations, village, couples, love and romance, love and village life mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Chekhov's Motifs: Wedding Night (2001), The Brady Girls Get Married (1981), Ay Lav Yu (2010), For Better and Worse (2015), Oh Dear 2 (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ...
Plot: wedding, breaking the fourth wall, niagara falls, trip, family relations, gay, architect, flashback, multiple narrators, homosexual, honeymoon, contest ...
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The Brady Girls Get Married (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Made-for-tv movie, the pilot for a "Brady Bunch" revival series, "The Brady Brides." Jan and Marcia have met the men of their dreams and decide to tie the knot. They agree to hold the weddings together in the family's back ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: wedding, failed pilot
Time: 80s
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86%
 5.5
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Ay Lav Yu (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ibrahim returns to Tinne, along with his girlfriend, Jessica, but will the tiny village become their new home?
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: village, culture clash, homecoming, social differences, couples, meet the parents, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, fish out of water, society, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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76%
For Better and Worse (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A couple on the brink of divorce attempts to hide their crisis at a grand wedding, but it turns out they are not the only ones with false appearances.
Plot: wedding, family, groom, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, marriage, fiancee, dysfunctional marriage, castle
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 6.6
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Oh Dear 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Second part of the turkish comedy film series.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: parents and children, artists and showbiz, musician's life, wooing, track down, comedy of errors, love and romance, village, family relations, farce, silly humor, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Masquerades (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Algeria, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mounir Mekbek lives with his family in a small village in the heart of the Algerian countryside. Very proud and sure of himself, he has only one dream- to finally be appreciated by his fellow villagers. Screwing up his carefully maintained image is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: family relations, small town, small town life, village life, couples, village, cons and scams, siblings relations, love and romance, wedding, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: algeria, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jan decides to marry his girl-friend Sara, he is not aware of his opponent: her father, who is an Italian.
Style: humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, fish out of water, couple relations, disorder, couples, parents and children, meet the parents, village, silly humor, society, misfit, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Different Flowers (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Uptight Millie Haven has always followed the rules, but when she has doubts before her big Kansas City wedding, her attitude-prone little sister Emma, the least likely of heroes, comes to the rescue. They embark on a spontaneous roadtrip to their ...
Style: funny, emotional
Plot: female director, american midwest, farmhouse, sibling relationship, trip, landscape, small town, runaway bride, wedding, overalls, moving, farm ...
Place: missouri, kansas
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Family United (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The director Daniel Sánchez Arévalo ('Azuloscurocasinegro', 'Cousins​​'), he embarks on a new comedy that has as a backdrop the World Cup in South Africa and the setting is a wedding that takes precisely the day of the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, captivating
Plot: wedding, siblings relations, family, family relations, couples, family problems, parents and children, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, childhood sweetheart, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Bedside Highway (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this Danish sex comedy, precisely opposite goals lead a young official of the Department of Roads and Traffic and all the women of the local village to end up in the sack. His goal is to get them to sign papers allowing a new highway to go ...
Style: sex comedy, sexy
Plot: sex, village, farm, sex scene, countryside, unfaithful wife, nudity (full frontal - brief), hot, seduction, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Marriage of Figaro (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fig is a knockabout Aussie bloke who loves his lady, his two kids and his Harley, though not necessarily in that order. All in all life is pretty sweet, but when lady Sheree puts the hard word on him to get hitched, everything goes pear-shaped.
Plot: biker, harley davidson, family relations, australian, marriage proposal, wedding, bastard, proposal
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55%
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 2K
Bitterly! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Progressive and talented Natasha and Roma dream of a European wedding by the sea... but Natasha's stepfather procured a different scenario. Rough official of the city administration considers the celebration as a springboard for their careers, ...
Style: captivating, humorous, light, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: wedding, love, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, sibling relationship, society, disagreement, stereotypes, social relations, escapades, adult humor, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Samba in Mettmann (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Olaf is to take care of the family's cleaner's store, while his dad is away on a fair. In the evening he runs into three Brazilian ladies thrown out of a limousine not knowing where to go. Olaf invites them to stay with him and his deaf ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light
Plot: brazilian, grandfather, transsexuality, wedding, small town, living room, laundry, deaf, trio, fiancee, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Five on the Black Hand Side (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonard Jackson plays a barber who is also the domineering head of a middle-class African American family. Jackson is forced to rethink his values when his previously docile wife (Clarice Taylor) joins their three children in rebelling against her ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: family relations, wedding, suburbs, family problems, social decay, injustice, politics, society, couple relations, life is a bitch, suburban life, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Zonad (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zonad (Simon Delaney) is from space…probably. Or so the Cassidy family assume when they discover an apparent alien in a shiny red space suit and helmet passed out on the living room floor beside the drinks cabinet. The Cassidys and the people of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: family relations, village, mistaken identity, countryside, disorder, dishonesty, family life, hidden identity, cons and scams, village life, social relations, con artists ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.1
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The Week Of (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The parents of a soon-to-be married couple make the final preparations for the wedding ceremony.
Style: light, humorous, funny, feel good, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: wedding, family relations, parents and children, dialogue, friendship, happy ending, disorder, love and romance, escapades, doctor, youth
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.9
 716
Unseen Wonder (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The peace of a small fishing village is shattered by the coming of a young, and stunningly beautiful, wife of a local guest-worker. She intends to live in her father's house, which in the mean-time became a pub. From that moment her revenge ...
Style: epic
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Place: montenegro
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41%
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Babovresky 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: soldier, wedding, paratrooper, military uniform, beret, boys and girls, chicken
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: sweet
Plot: female director, surrealism, love, erotica, death, funeral, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual frustration, honey, donut, cottage, village ...
Time: 2000s
Place: athens greece, greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Nurse on Wheels (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Quietly competent young Joanna moves with her scatterbrain mother to a country village to take up her first job as District Nurse. She soon overcomes the suspicion of her patients used to someone rather older, while becoming romantically involved ...
Plot: countryside, nurse, village, priest, romance, bicycle, farmer, caravan, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, romantic rivalry, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mike Vecchio and Susan Henderson are preparing for their upcoming wedding. However, they seem to be the only two people at the wedding that are happy. Mike's brother Richie and his wife Joan are going through a divorce, which is upsetting his ...
Style: witty, cynical, talky, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
End of Days (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: religion, old man, militia, villager, husband, kolkhoz, wife, fire, love, priest, village, church ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 7.0
 2K
What a Mess! (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: The story starts in a Siberia where world's biggest diamond was found. It is so valuable that it may not only pay off the enormous national debt, but also allow every Russian citizen to move to the Canary Islands. However, Mafia plans to steal ...
Style: humorous, absurd, feel good, light, entertaining
Plot: family relations, brother brother relationship, drunkenness, diamond, twin brother, embezzler, long lost relative, long lost son, cons and scams, escapades, family secret, wedding ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Going Berserk (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: John Bourgignon, a drummer/chauffeur engaged to the daughter of a United States senator encounters a sleazy film director, the leader of an aerobics cult, and other crazed characters in the days leading up to his wedding.
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: wedding, politics, assassination attempt, disorder, state affairs, nothing goes right, parody, handcuffs, farce, aerobics, interrupted wedding, elvis impersonator ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Coolie No. 1 (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Shaadiram Gharjode (Sadashiv Amrapurkar) is once humiliated by Hoshiyar Chand (Kader Khan) when Shaadiram goes to inform him about a family wanting to marry their son to Hoshiyar's daughter. Hoshiyar Chand insults them as he wants both his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: wedding, social differences, society, fall in love, family in crisis, love and romance, rich and poor, love affair, family relations, family life, couples, bollywood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
First Time Godfather (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brought up in California, offspring of an important political family, 11 year old Alex travels to Crete in order to baptize the baby child of a local cacique and parliamentary candidate. He will be a GODFATHER FOR THE FIRST TIME in order to prove to ...
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33%
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 4K
Cousinhood (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three cousins travel to the village where they spent summer vacations as kids.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.7
 123
Spic-O-Rama (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: John Leguizamo's follow-up to Mambo Mouth.
Style: ethnic humor, one man show
Plot: family relations, actor playing female role, stereotypes, actor playing himself, satire, latin, dialogue driven, dysfunctional family, social satire, wedding, joke, comedian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
My Kuya's Wedding (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Inseparable as siblings, Jeff and Kat grew up very close to each other through thick and thin. Kat being overzealous and very wary of girls who likes her brother Jeff. Her Kuya simply means the world to her. Years later, Kat is all grown-up and ...
Plot: wedding, twins, wedding reception, ex boyfriend, gay friend, twin, friend, airport, sister, brother sister relationship, wrestler, sibling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%