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Ferdinando and Carolina (1999)
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Ferdinando and Carolina (1999)
Original name: Ferdinando e Carolina
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On his death bed in the 1820s, King Ferdinando I of Naples tries to escape the ghosts of his bloody kingship by remembering his younger days, when he was allowed to go hunting and have fun, and inventing love games. Then he was obliged to marry Mary Caroline of Austria, daughter of Empress Mary Theresa, in a political marriage: unexpectedly, they became happy lovers, until court power games divided them, and a different historical season arrived.
Style: humorous, epic, realistic, semi serious, sexy
Plot: wedding, forbidden love, true love, romance, politics, family relations, couple relations, betrayal, tragic love, love and romance, royal family, manipulations, infidelity, empress, midlife crisis, manipulation, couples, dishonesty, aging, curses spells and rituals, crumbling marriage, tragic hero, state affairs, unfulfillment, master and servant ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: italy, austria, naples italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and sexy films with plots about couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, infidelity, couple relations, romance and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Ferdinando and Carolina: Alfredo, Alfredo (1972), Mayerling (1968), Love is in the Air (2012), Special Delivery (2002), Beaumarchais the Scoundrel (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Alfredo, Alfredo (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alfredo, a timid young Italian, lusts after and woos the beautiful Maria Rosa. But when he manages to marry her, he discovers life is not nearly so blissful as he expected.
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Time: 70s
Place: italy
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Carlota Joaquina, Princess of Brazil (1995)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A hot blooded Spanish princess plots to conquer her enemies and become queen.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: satire, head of state, leadership, rivalry, blind ambition, love and romance, intrigue, strong sexual content, forbidden love, royal family, graphic violence, strong female presence ...
Time: 18th century
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Mayerling (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria (Omar Sharif) clashes with his father, Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria (James Mason), over implementing progressive policies for their country. Ava Gardner plays his mother Empress Elisabeth. Rudolf soon feels he is ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: tragic love, infidelity, forbidden love, revolution, politics, romance, royal family, hopes, society, state affairs, fall in love, rebelliousness ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: austria, england, italy, venice, europe ...
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Love is in the Air (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Couple Andrea and Giulia, an outwardly successful couple, are having problems in the bedroom. When Giulia invites Max, an old friend from high school, to stay in the family home with their teenage son, some new attitudes begin to form.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, melancholic ...
Plot: couples, crumbling marriage, family relations, infidelity, family problems, breakup, dishonesty, sexual relations, love and romance, voyeurism, transsexual, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Special Delivery (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unexpected phone call from a certain Kirsch sets off a crisis between Catherine and Raphaël that will affect all those around them, be they close friends or casual acquaintances.
Style: realistic, semi serious, psychological, humorous
Plot: love triangle, romance, couple relations, couples, cause and meaning, crumbling marriage, love and romance, infidelity, misunderstanding, dealing with death, unfulfillment, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beaumarchais the Scoundrel (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Beaumarchais the Scoundrel is a biopic film based on the life of the French playwright, financier and spy Pierre Beaumarchais depicting his activities during the American War of Independence and his authorship of the Figaro trilogy of plays.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: master and servant, writer's life, intrigue, state affairs, ambition, dishonesty, lifestyle, society, politics, artists and showbiz, couples, romance ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s, 1700s
Place: france, europe, versailles, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Last Married Couple in America (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jeff and Mari Thompson have been married for fifteen years. Although their marriage is not perfect, they are seemingly happy in their married and family life. But all their married friends seem to be getting divorced or separated. These newly single ...
Style: humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, dishonesty, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, battle of the sexes, buddies, romance, lifestyle, relationship vs career, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Marriage on the Rocks (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ad-agency president Dan Edwards who, when he goes to Mexico to celebrate his nineteenth wedding anniversary, winds up getting divorced by mistake - whereupon his wife Valerie marries his best friend Ernie Brewer by mistake. Frank's future pop ...
Style: witty, offbeat, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: divorce, unfulfillment, moral dilemma, couple relations, friendship, stoners, midlife crisis, figment, memory loss, battle of the sexes, betrayal, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 60s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: semi serious, touching, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, tennis, buddies, friends, love and romance, infidelity, couple relations, family relations, dishonesty, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Twist (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Bored aristocratic Parisian couples begin affairs with each other which only brings trouble.
Style: sexual, clever, humorous, witty, psychological ...
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Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Happy Family (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A blocked screenwriter, Ezio (Fabio De Luigi), is trying to finish a story about two off-kilter families thrown together when their teenage children announce they’re getting married. So Ezio writes himself into the story with a romantic part—a ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, humorous, realistic, non-linear
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Seduction of Mimi (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Mimi is a Sicilian dockworker who loses his job when he votes against the Mafia candidate in what he thinks is a secret ballot. He leaves his wife behind and goes to Turin, where he meets and moves in with Fiore, a street vendor and Communist ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: satire, working class, infidelity, gangsters, dishonesty, love and romance, workplace, society, crumbling marriage, nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, sicily, europe, turin italy, southern italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Royal Palace (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eugenia is the queen of an imaginary European country. When her husband dies, quite unexpectedly, the country is left without a king. According to the law, the new king needs to be married so that leaves out the eldest son. Her youngest son, Prince ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: royal family, head of state, state affairs, royal court, couples, family relations, parents and children, manipulation, manipulations, favoritism among siblings, divorce, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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I Do & I Don't (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Audience: date night
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Country: France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: semi serious, sexual, rough, bleak, psychological ...
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One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Decameron (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An adaptation of nine stories from Bocaccio's "Decameron": A young Sicilian is swindled twice, but ends up rich; a man poses as a deaf-mute in a convent of curious nuns; a woman must hide her lover when her husband comes home early; a ...
Style: anthology, sexy, sexual, humorous, semi serious ...
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Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: midlife crisis, adultery, crumbling marriage, thirtysomething life, couples, restaurant, family relations, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, battle of the sexes, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Love, Wedding, Marriage (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A happy newlywed marriage counselor's views on wedded bliss get thrown for a loop when she finds out her parents are getting divorced.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: marriage, true love, renewed love, love and romance, crumbling marriage, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, family problems, parents separation, couples, in laws ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Woman Times Seven (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seven mini-stories of adultery: "Funeral Possession," a wayward widow at her husband's funeral; "Amateur Night," angry wife becomes streetwalker out of revenge; "Two Against One," seemingly prudish girl turns out ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, absurd, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, society, lifestyle, forbidden love, tragic love, infidelity, midlife crisis, dull life, dancing, couples, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Sex Monster (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A neurotic L.A. building contractor (Mike Binder in his best Woody Allen imitation) pushes his wife (Mariel Hemingway) into entering into a three way sexual relationship. Unfortunately for him, his wife gets more out of it than he does and becomes a ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, love affair, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couples, experiment gone awry, looking for sex, nightlife, farce, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Nina Takes a Lover (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laura San Giacomo stars in this sexy comedy about adultery. When Nina's (San Giacomo) husband goes out of town for several weeks on a business trip, Nina hooks up with a photographer. Told from a reporter's point of view, his interviews ...
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, family problems, breakup, couples, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, dishonesty, best friends, love and romance, journalism, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, farce, wedding, pregnancy, gay, friendship, love triangle, sexual relations, fall in love, love affair, family relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, tokyo, england, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Big Bad Wolf (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time in 2012, three brothers lived happily. One day their mom fell into a coma. So Henri, Philippe, and Louis suddenly started wondering about the meaning of their lives and were swamped by a wave of existential doubts. An entirely new ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, feel good
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couples, disorder, siblings relations, life turned upside down, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, loss of mother, hospital, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Any Wednesday (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ellen Gordon, a New York executive's mistress falls for the executive's young business associate when the young man is accidentally sent to use the apartment where the executive and his mistress get together every Wednesday. More ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: farce, love triangle, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, couples, love and romance, dishonesty, womanizer, romance, mistress, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Bizarre Love Triangle (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Eun-hee is an extravagant and selfish woman who lives a life of luxury. She constantly swears, acts extremely careless, and is unashamedly tactless. Yet she somehow manages to be loved by both her husband, Doo-chan, and Keum-sook, a childhood female ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: future
Place: seoul, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Post Coitum (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This adult comedy looks at the complex, intermingled sexual relationships between a bunch of diverse characters - a barmaid, a part-time prostitute, a hippy, a rocker, a medical student and a confused virgin!
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, prostitute, looking for love, lifestyle, looking for sex, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, ex husband ex wife relationship, mate swapping, gays and lesbians ...
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Veinteañera, Divorciada y Fantástica (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Regina, our young protagonist, always dreamed of getting married. And she did it - but the dream lasted much less than she thought and now she has to face life in a very funny way as a divorcee.
Style: intense, semi serious, funny, sexy, weird ...
Plot: dream, wedding, husband wife relationship, marriage, lie, divorce, romance, dishonesty, woman, love and romance, family, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Long married 50-somethings Brigitte and Xavier are prize cattle breeders in regional France. Life is good, but the departure of their children from home has thrown Brigitte’s world into flux, as she finds herself locked into routine. She keeps ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couples, self discovery, couple relations, family relations, dull life, midlife crisis, disorder, adultery, husband wife relationship, infidelity, party, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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