Movies like Loco Fever

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Loco Fever (2001)
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Loco Fever (2001)
Original name: La fiebre del loco
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Chile, Mexico, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the Chilean officials lift the ban on harvesting the shellfish "el loco" (which purportedly is an aphrodisiac) in the seaside village of Puerto Gala greed and lust take hold. Greed is embodied by Carlos Maldonato, "El Canuto," who attempts to buy all of the shellfish for a Japanese company, and by a traveling band of prostitutes that accompany the influx of fishermen. El Canuto also wrangles to get into good stead with an old flame, Sonia, who is now the proprietor of "La Pincoya," a local restaurant. But "el loco" proves more effective, and more damaging, than anyone could have guessed.
Plot: love, village, prostitute, money, friendship, fishing, diver, entrepreneur, priest, restaurant, fisherman, lust, bus, greed, waitress, coastal town, friend, tragic event, endangered species, harvest, bar owner, company, aphrodisiac, underwater scene
Place: patagonia, chile

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about friendship, love, friend, friends, restaurant, love and romance and couples mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Loco Fever: Searching for You (2016), Dear Galileo (2009), Thenmavin Kombath (1994), Italian for Beginners (2000), Cousinhood (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Searching for You (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Etsinnässä (Searching for You) is a story about Joni, a young man in his twenties, who returns to his hometown for summer vacation from university. While on his vacation, Joni tries to find himself and happiness.
Plot: love, summer, friendship, depression, summer vacation, coming of age, happiness, university, literature, friend, sarcasm, romantic relationship ...
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Dear Galileo (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Dear Galileo is created by the director who was behind the runaway success of “Seasons Change”. It’s the story of two friends, Tai and Toey. One wants to runs away from school and the other is running away from love. They decide to travel and ...
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It's the Girl in the Red Truck, Charlie Brown (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Spike waves to a young woman driving a red pickup truck through the desert of Needles, California every day; it is the highlight of his day. In this combined animated and live-action special, we meet an aerobics instructor, Jenny, who wants to be a ...
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Thenmavin Kombath (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 112 min.
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Time: 90s, 21st century, contemporary
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Cousinhood (2011)
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Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
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Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Duration: 99 min.
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Dish Dogs (2000)
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Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: restaurant, surfing, love, fall in love, friendship, young lovers, battle of the sexes, looking for love, wooing, introspection, lifestyle, buddies ...
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Duration: 101 min.
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Duration: 102 min.
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Am I OK? (2022)
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Plot: friendship, lesbian, female friendship, lgbt, coming out, office work, painter, lesbian relationship, dj, drunk, gay club, friend ...
Place: los angeles
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Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Duration: 118 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 95 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: sweet, sentimental, romantic, feel good, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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41%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Duration: 100 min.
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40%
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Venus (2006)
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Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last American Virgin (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: sexual, humorous, realistic, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
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39%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, France, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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38%
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Waitress (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jenna is a pregnant, unhappily married waitress in the deep south. She meets a newcomer to her town and falls into an unlikely relationship as a last attempt at happiness.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, witty, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Bittersweet (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Finnish movie.
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36%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
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