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Cockles and Muscles (2005)
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Cockles and Muscles (2005)
Original name: Crustacés et coquillages
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Crustaces et Coquillages is a fresh French comedy film with numerous surprise turnarounds and about the tolerance of a family of four. The family spend an idealistic summer vacation together where each of the family members gets involved in a new or old relationship.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, absurd, erotic, sexy, realistic, sexual, sex comedy ...
Plot: erotica, infidelity, lgbt, coming out, family relations, adultery, friendship, summer, love and romance, holiday, parent child relationship, youth, parents and children, couples, love affair, disorder, dishonesty, eccentric family, teenage love, teenage life, gender, new love, eroticism, sexual relations, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, cote d'azur, portugal, provence, mediterranean sea

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Most similar movies to Cockles and Muscles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sexy films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, infidelity, couple relations and sex mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Cockles and Muscles: Trilogy: Two (2002), Shall We Kiss? (2007), All About Them (2015), Hard Off (1999), Not on the Lips (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Trilogy: Two (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman, concerned by her husband's eccentric behavior, hires a detective to follow his every move -- which yields unexpected results.
Style: semi serious, psychological, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, dishonesty, farce, family relations, on the run, police investigation, couple relations, couples, mistress, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Shall We Kiss? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Gabriel and Emilie meet by chance, he offers her a ride, and they spend the evening talking, laughing and getting along famously. At the end of the night, Emilie declines Gabriel's offer of "a kiss without consequences". Emilie ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, male female relationship, couples, couple relations, romance, prostitute, unhappiness, longing, seduction, family relations, love affair, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
All About Them (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Charlotte is cheating on Micha with Mélodie. Not suspecting a thing, yet feeling neglected, Micha in turn cheats on Charlotte. But also with Mélodie. For Mélodie, things are topsy-turvy. She lies to both of them. She is privy to each of their ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, adultery, friendship, open relationship, infidelity, lesbian, menage a trois, romance, love affair, female nudity, lesbian sex, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 5.3
 259
Hard Off (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Claude, an auctioneer in his 50s, forms with Marie a couple united for fifteen years and still in love. However, in the intimacy, and in spite of a desire always alive, Claude has problems of erection. While Marie agrees with a smile of these ...
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: erection, making love, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, dishonesty, gender, family relations, couples, parents and children, sexual relations, infidelity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, france, geneva switzerland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Not on the Lips (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A musical drawing room farce set in Paris in October, 1925. Gilberte, in middle-age, flirts with men but loves her husband Georges, wishing he were more demonstrative. He's negotiating a deal with an American, Eric Thomson, who turns out to be ...
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, infidelity, couple relations, love triangle, uncover truth, disorder, love affair, unfulfilled love, lifestyle, love and romance, dishonesty, romance ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: japan, paris france, france, asia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.1
 93
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: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Plot: romance, love and romance, friendship, friends, lifestyle, fall in love, family relations, singleness, parents and children, couples, cons and scams, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Adventures of Felix (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A charming comedy about going on a rather long walk. Félix is a laid-back guy living in the bleak northern coastal town of Dieppe. He lives happily with his lover Daniel and is a soap opera enthusiast and HIV-positive. After losing his job, Félix ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, sentimental, touching, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, male nudity, road trip, friendship, unemployment, lgbt, family relations, parents and children, society, youth, estrangement ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: france, marseille, australia, california, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.3
 311
Modern Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marianne gets off to a bad start with gallery director and Brad Pitt look alike Vincent but everything works out "just like in the movies" in the end.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, couples, romance, love and romance, love affair, family relations, gender, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, impossible love, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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People in Swimsuits Aren't (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A week on St-Martin with vacationing Parisians. Camille surprises her lover Philippe, who's with his wife and children. Lonely Laurette, a secretary, hopes to meet a man. Aziz brings his enthusiastic brother Rafik because his boss had two ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, love affair, pregnancy, looking for love, comedy of errors, opposites attract, breakup, couples, infidelity, romance, love and romance, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Make the Yuletide Gay (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The holidays get overly festive as Olaf "Gunn" Gunnunderson, an out-and-proud gay college student, crawls back into the closet to survive the holidays with his parents. But when his boyfriend, Nathan, shows up at their doorstep ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, lgbt teen, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay couple, lgbt, christmas, family relations, college, youth, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.5
 525
Everyone (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The perfect gay couple are having a wedding in their backyard and they've invited the family and all their emotional baggage.
Style: humorous, captivating, sentimental, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay wedding, gay, wedding, romance, parents and children, eccentric family, coming out, couples, family gatherings, friendship, unfulfillment, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Eating Out 2: Sloppy Seconds (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After Marc dumps him, Kyle unites with Gwen and Tiffani to land sexually confused art model Troy by pretending to be straight. However, Marc wants Troy, too, and members from a notorious "ex-gay" group are slipping for the both of them.
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, orgasm, lgbt, coming out, couples, couple relations, disorder, gender, partners, romance, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Anja & Viktor (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Highschool sweethearts Anja and Viktor find themselves in a lesser state of love when Anja graduates and gets a job in the city.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: youth, nothing goes right, love and romance, teenage life, romance, disorder, couples, couple relations, aspiring musician, high school sweetheart, apartment building, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.7
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The Party (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Le Boum is the story of a 13-year-old French girl dealing with moving to a new city and school in Paris, while at the same time her parents are getting a divorce.
Style: humorous, emotional, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, teenage love, couple relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage, puberty, first love, family problems, teenage life, love, teenager, infidelity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france, tokyo, normandy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.5
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My Life on Ice (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Etienne is crazy about ice skating and videoing his daily life with a digital camera. He records his mother, friends, and geography teacher. Initially his intention is to setup a date between his mother and his teacher, however, he starts to realize ...
Style: serious, sentimental, sexy, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: gay, gay teenager, friendship, teachers and students, obsession, lgbt, sexual relations, high school, self discovery, human nature, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, normandy, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.3
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Summer Storm (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tobi and Achim, the pride of the local crew club, have been the best of friends for years and are convinced that nothing will ever stand in the way of their friendship. They look forward to the upcoming summer camp and the crew competition. Then the ...
Style: touching, emotional, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, coming out, lgbt, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, friendship, gay love, summer camp, coming of age, homosexuality, romance, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.3
 5K
Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: sexy, feel good, humorous, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, infidelity, wedding, romance, love affair, wife swapping, love story, adultery, happy ending, family relations, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Other Side of the Bed (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Paula leaves her mate Pedro, he misses her and looks for comfort with his best friends, Javier and Sonia. Paula is having an affair with Javier. The cuckold Pedro tries to find who is the secret lover of Paula, and hires a private eye. ...
Style: erotic, sexy, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, farce, romance, private detective, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, partners, couple relations, gender, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, cuba, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Cousin cousine (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two distant cousins meet at a wedding banquet for an elderly couple. Over time, a close friendship develops between them, but their spouses begin to think that they are more than just friends.
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, family relations, fall in love, love and romance, friendship, wedding, cousin, funeral, dance teacher, disorder, couples, dark humor ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
I Kissed a Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jérémie, 34, wakes up in an apartment he doesn't know, next to a woman he doesn't know. She is Adna, a stunning Swedish woman who is as funny as she is sweet. Is this the beginning of a fairy tale? Not quite, since Jérémie is about to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, comedy of errors, farce, love triangle, romance, love affair, rivalry, unlikely couple, disorder, couples, male nudity, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Pardon Mon Affaire, Too! (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is the immediate continuation of Un éléphant ça trompe énormément, released the previous year. Having fortuitously discovered a photograph in which Marthe embraces someone unknown, clothed with a chequed jacket, Étienne Dorsay becomes ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, tennis, midlife crisis, friends, love and romance, buddies, dishonesty, love affair, family relations, disorder, nothing goes right, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Agata and the Storm (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland, UK, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of a middle-aged bookshop owner, who becomes embroiled in a surreal swirl of romance and family secrets of infidelity, her energy levels registering in bursts of electrical interference - causing lightbulbs, traffic lights, toasters and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, melancholic, tense
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, true love, looking for love, midlife crisis, family life, couples, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, hopes, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, europe, eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Zus & zo (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Zus & Zo shows what three sisters are willing to do to stop their would-be sister-in-law from coming into possession of Paraíso, their beloved family summer home on the Portuguese coast.
Style: semi serious, sexy, realistic, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, friendship, infidelity, family life, eccentric family, couples, fall in love, couple relations, gender, romance, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portugal, san francisco, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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LOL (Laughing Out Loud) (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lola, a striking teenaged girl who is on the cusp of adulthood, who longs to rush into the adult world of independence, freedom and sexual exploits, but is tenaciously held back by her mother.
Style: touching, sexy, realistic, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage life, teenage love, youth, high school, high school life, coming of age, parents and children, love and romance, self discovery, hopes, optimism, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Summer Things (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two couple of friends, one very rich the other almost homeless, decides to go on Holiday. Julie, a single mother, joins them too. Once at seaside, it starts a complicate love cross among them that will involve also a transsexual, a jealous brother,a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, family life, class differences, sexual relations, longing, romance, couple relations, husband wife relationship, adultery, vacation, lgbtq, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: family relations, couples, romance, love triangle, dishonesty, dealing with death, love and romance, family gatherings, infidelity, couple relations, eccentric family, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.3
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My Man (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Lyon, where many are unemployed, Marie is a prostitute who loves her work: she's thoughtful and exuberant toward clients old and young, slim or flabby. One night, a homeless man sleeps in the foyer of her apartment house; she gives him a hot ...
Style: erotic, sexy, suspense, talky, biting ...
Plot: prostitution, erotica, prostitute, nymphomania, infidelity, love, eroticism, exploring sexuality, voyeur, lust, exhibitionist, female nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: lyon, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Enchanted Interlude (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Summer 1969 on the Mediterranean coast. Paul and Vincent are childhood buddies. On a beach one day, they meet Alice and her friend Eve. After a series of memorable adventures, couples fall into place but not quite in the right order. Alice blossoms ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: beach, buddies, revolution, couples, love affair, gender, romance, sexuality, feminism, adultery, female nudity, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.5
 540
Madly in Love (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A frank and funny romantic comedy set in Antwerp, filmed in a quirkily inventive style, Madly in Love has a lot to say about human relationships. It focuses on the four women of the Miller family: teen daughter Eva, her mother Judith, aunt Barbara ...
Style: not serious, humorous, sentimental, sincere, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, infidelity, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, family life, couples, youth, romance, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Cousins in Love (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenage Julien (Thierry Tevini) loves his teenage cousin Julia (Anja Shute) among flowers in summer of '39 France.
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, romantic, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: erotica, sexual relations, forbidden love, voyeurism, youth, coming of age, incest, seduction, cousin cousin relationship, love triangle, lolita, teenage life ...
Time: year 1939, 1930s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%