Movies like Death at a Funeral 2007

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Death at a Funeral (2007)
 7.4
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Death at a Funeral (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chaos ensues when a man tries to expose a dark secret regarding a recently deceased patriarch of a dysfunctional British family.
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, absurd, clever, witty, biting, realistic, not serious, semi serious ...
Plot: farce, funeral, dysfunctional family, secret, family gatherings, siblings relations, eccentric family, pregnancy, blackmail, corpse, presumed dead, sarcasm, secrets, british, death, coffin, foul language, adultery, multiple storylines, sexual relations, family relations, lovers, couple relations, homosexual, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, melancholic and witty films with plots about couples, family relations, dysfunctional family, catastrophe, dialogue, storytelling and culture clash mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Death at a Funeral: This Is Where I Leave You (2014), Eulogy (2004), Caffeine (2006), Passed Away (1992), Haunted Honeymoon (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Death at a Funeral (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and Aaron's successful younger brother, Ryan, flies in from New ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Plot: farce, death, eccentric family, dwarf, siblings relations, couple relations, family relations, dishonesty, family problems, disorder, death in the family, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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This Is Where I Leave You (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother and a collection of spouses, exes and ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, homecoming, man child, death of father, family, couples, death in the family, last wish, eccentric family, family problems, family relations, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new england
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Eulogy (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A black comedy that follows three generations of a family, who come together for the funeral of the patriarch - unveiling a litany of family secrets and covert relationships.
Style: humorous, talky, clever, biting, cynical ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, exploding boat, lesbian, family problems, death in the family, generation gap, eccentric family, family feud, couples, porn, family secret, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Caffeine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fanciful battle of the sexes ensues when the relationships of the staff and patrons of a quirky London café are unexpectedly turned upside down by sudden revelations of terribly embarrassing secrets having to do with their sexual misadventures.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: drug abuse, marijuana, kitchen, waiter, restaurant, customer, toilet, twentysomething life, singleness, couple relations, gays and lesbians, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
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Passed Away (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of eccentric relatives gather for their patriarch's funeral.
Style: offbeat, dark humor, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: midlife crisis, pregnancy, suburbs, family life, eccentric family, couples, family problems, espionage, family relations, death in the family, love and romance, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, ireland
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39%
Haunted Honeymoon (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Larry Abbot, speaker in the radio horror shows of Manhattan Mystery Theater wants to marry. For the marriage he takes his fiancée home to the castle where he grew up among his eccentric relatives. His uncle decides that he needs to be cured from a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parody, farce, dysfunctional family, family relations, couples, ghost, love and romance, nothing goes right, radio, fish out of water, mental illness, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
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Strangers with Candy (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A prequel to the critically acclaimed series featuring Jerri Blank, a 46 year-old ex-junkie, ex-con who returns to high school in a bid to start her life over.
Style: dark humor, humorous, offbeat, realistic, biting ...
Plot: prostitute, high school, addiction, starting over, disorder, sexual relations, teachers and students, gays and lesbians, fish out of water, love triangle, gender, high school life ...
Time: contemporary
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Stuart Saves His Family (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stuart Smalley, the Saturday Night Live character, comes to the big screen. Stuart, the disciple of the 12 step program, is challenged by lifes injustices.
Style: humorous, dark humor, touching, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, farce, addiction, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, self discovery, family relations, family problems, rehabilitation, siblings relations, down on your luck, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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When Do We Eat? (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Do We Eat? is the story of the "world's fastest Passover seder" gone horribly awry. It's about an old school dad (Michael Lerner) who's as tough on his sons as his father (Jack Klugman) is on him. On this night, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, family life, eccentric family, family problems, youth, parents and children, siblings relations, couple relations, nothing goes right, prank, family gatherings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Flirting with Disaster (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Adopted as a child, new father Mel Colpin (Ben Stiller) decides he cannot name his son until he knows his birth parents, and determines to make a cross-country quest to find them. Accompanied by his wife, Nancy (Patricia Arquette), and an inept yet ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: erection, lsd, farce, eccentric family, disorder, track down, couples, self discovery, boxing, on the road, obsessive quest, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new mexico, michigan, new york, usa, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 7K
Neighbors (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: One man's quiet suburban life takes a sickening lurch for the worse when a young couple move into the deserted house next door. From the word go it is obvious these are not the quiet professional types who *should* be living in such a nice ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, witty, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, couples, eccentric family, disorder, couple relations, parents and children, nothing goes right, love and romance, suburban life, youth, farce, school ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Opposite of Sex (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl visits her gay half-brother and ends up seducing his boyfriend, thus wreaking havoc on all of their lives.
Style: dark humor, witty, sexual, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: pregnancy, gay, chase, repression, aids, stock broker, gay slur, death, teacher, chases and races, love and romance, dysfunctional character ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: louisiana, canada, indiana, cross country, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Maybe... Maybe Not (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Der Bewegte Mann is a German comedy about a heterosexual man, Axel, who is thrown out of his girlfriends home for cheating and ends up moving in with a gay man. Axel learns the advantages of living with gay men even though they are attracted to him ...
Style: sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, gay, farce, pregnancy, friendship, looking for love, couples, dishonesty, love affair, love triangle, gender, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, tokyo, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Brothers Solomon (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, pregnancy, coma, masturbation, family relations, adoption, odd couple, misfit, goofy hero, siblings relations, love and romance, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Miami Rhapsody (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gwyn Marcus has always wanted a marriage like her parents. She has just accepted the proposal of her boyfriend Matt, but she has misgivings about their future together. Her fear of commitment grows as she learns of the various affairs that her ...
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Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 90s
Place: florida, miami, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Daytrippers (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
With a Little Help from Myself (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Besieged matriarch Sonia tries to make certain her daughter's nuptials come off flawlessly even as events spiral out of control is in this dark comedy helmed by François Dupeyron. With Sonia's wayward eldest son under arrest on drug ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, biting ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: witty, humorous, realistic, offbeat, feel good ...
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, french riviera, saint tropez, cote d'azur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 72K
The Birdcage (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's right-wing moralistic parents.
Style: humorous, witty, clever, feel good, touching ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Sour Grapes (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
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The Funeral (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: At the beginning of the film the father-in-law of the protagonist dies unexpectedly of a heart attack. The remainder of the film is episodic, moving from one incident to another over the course of the three-day funeral, which is held (as is ...
Style: touching, dark humor, witty, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: couples, eccentric family, family life, family problems, suburbs, midlife crisis, culture clash, family relations, elderly, clergy, dysfunctional family, society ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Polyester (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: humorous, witty, biting, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, baltimore, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Couples Retreat (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: humorous, funny, romantic, absurd, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, crumbling marriage, couple relations, island, resort, nothing goes right, farce, couples therapy, marriage, couples, romance, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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34%
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Step Brothers (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brennan Huff and Dale Doback might be grown men. But that doesn't stop them from living at home and turning into jealous, competitive stepbrothers when their single parents marry. Brennan's constant competition with Dale strains his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, melancholic, absurd, talky ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
I'm So Excited! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film is an ensemble comedy written and directed by Pedro Almodóvar. When it appears as though the end is in sight, the pilots, flight crew, and passengers of a plane heading to Mexico City look to forget the anguish of the moment and face the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized, absurd ...
Plot: airplane, farce, disorder, strong sexual content, friends, stewardess, gays and lesbians, workplace, nothing goes right, confinement indoors, isolation, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: spain, mexico, new jersey, boston, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Where's Poppa? (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When New York attorney Gordon Hocheiser meets Louise Callan, the girl of his dreams, he schemes to eliminate his aging, senile mother, even though he promised his late father that he'd always take care of her. He fears that his batty mom's ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, clever, cynical, biting ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
To Be or Not to Be (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when Poland is invaded by the Germans in World War II. His wife has the habit of entertaining young polish officers while he's on stage, which is also a source of depression to him. When one of ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, dark humor, offbeat ...
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Time: 1930s, 1950s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Maybe Baby (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Hugh Laurie (Sam) and Joely Richardson (Lucy) star as an irresistible couple who seem to have everything - good looks, successful careers, matching motorbikes and an enthusiastic love life. The only thing they lack is the one thing that they really ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, talky, semi serious ...
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Time: 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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