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Formula of Love (1984)
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Formula of Love (1984)
Original name: Формула любви
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young aristocrat, Aleksei Fedyashev, is languishing in his family's country estate, spending his days reading poetry and confessing his love... to a statue. Upon hearing that famous Count Cagliostro is touring Russia and has created quite a buzz in high society with his "magic", he decides to ask the Count to bring the statue to life...
Style: humorous, clever, biting, suspense, realistic, witty, talky, semi serious
Plot: romance, love and romance, adventurer, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, escapades, nothing goes right, fish out of water, cons and scams, wizards and magicians, on the run, con artists, runaway, charlatan, countryside, lovesick, statue comes to life, statue, nobility
Time: 18th century
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films with plots about romance, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, disorder, couple relations and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Formula of Love: Magic in the Moonlight (2014), Just Tell Me What You Want (1980), Too Beautiful to Lie (2004), Get Well Soon (2001), Sprung (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Magic in the Moonlight (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.
Style: twists and turns, romantic, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: magic, love and romance, fall in love, cons and scams, fish out of water, dishonesty, relationships, clairvoyant, wizards and magicians, love story, romance, spiritualist ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 20th century, 30s
Place: france, provence, cote d'azur, french riviera, south of france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Just Tell Me What You Want (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A television producer woman tries to let down her overbearing boyfriend who is her boss. She wants to marry with a young writer.
Style: clever, humorous, feel good, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, love affair, boss and employee, infidelity, showbiz, alcohol abuse, workplace, romance, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Too Beautiful to Lie (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A professional lady con makes herself the pharmacist's fiancée overnight, and faces a disastrous blemish in her impeccable con-woman career.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: wedding, cons and scams, couples, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, lie, pig, police, love, grandmother, tuxedo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Get Well Soon (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After having a nervous breakdown, a popular talk-show host confronts his ex-girlfriend who is dating a cross-dresser.
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: romance, opposites attract, gender, fish out of water, disorder, lifestyle, media, true love, nervous breakdown, media satire, gays and lesbians, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Sprung (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out that she's been fooled, she becomes ...
Style: humorous, biting, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, farce, twentysomething life, comedy of errors, urban, city life, wedding, couples, friends, disorder, betrayal, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Tune in Tomorrow... (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Martin works at the local radio station, which just hired a new scriptwriter with a reputation for great drama, Pedro Carmichael. Martin’s aunt Julia, not related by blood, returns home after many years away and Martin falls for her. Once Pedro ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, manipulations, dishonesty, love and romance, artists and showbiz, writer's life, manipulation, infidelity, family life, parents and children, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 1950s, 50s, year 1951, 1920s
Place: new orleans, usa, latin america, england
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57%
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Pipe Dream (2002)
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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This Is Not a Film (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New Yorker Michael Connor attempts to find the woman who left him by making a film about her, hoping that someone (maybe you?) will recognize his ex and convince her to get back together with him. To help the viewer understand who he is and why his ...
Style: sentimental, talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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R.T.T. (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Florence, his companion of five years, shocks him with the news that she's leaving him, moving to Miami and marrying another man, Arthur loses it. He follows Florence to all the way to Florida with plans to stop the wedding, which is set ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light, exciting ...
Plot: disorder, adventure, crimes, cons and scams, couple relations, escapades, chases and races, romance, nothing goes right, smuggling, odd couple, criminal heroes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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King of the Airways (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Be careful what you wish for...it just may come true. This is the underlying theme of this French-Canadian comedy drama that follows the travails of a TV addict who wins a talent contest and finds himself the subject of an embarrassingly revealing ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, media, media satire, celebrity culture, addiction, couples, ambition, fighting the system, contests and competitions, rise to the top, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Just a Little Harmless Sex (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Just a Little Harmless Sex examines a young married couple that faces a serious break-up when the husband is caught committing adultery with a prostitute.
Style: sex comedy, talky, sexual, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A bawdy story of how a poor damsel surrenders her virtue again and again to get to the top of society.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: deportation, prostitute, social differences, couples, power relations, strong female presence, love triangle, infidelity, love and romance, intrigue, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, belgium, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
An Ideal Husband (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful Government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs Cheveley appears in London with damning evidence of a past misdeed. Sir Robert turns for help to his friend Lord Goring, an ...
Style: humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: couples, politics, love and romance, romance, society, high society, dishonesty, couple relations, husband wife relationship, love story, unlikely friendships, irish ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 1890s, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Waking Up in Reno (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Candy and Lonnie Earl are just crazy about each other. The problem: she's married to Roy and he's married to Darlene. So far it's been a secret affair. But that's about to change, because this foursome is driving cross-country ...
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Place: nevada, arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Seems Like Old Times (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: witty, sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
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Time: 60s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Twelve Chairs (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A treasure hunt. An aging ex-nobleman of the Czarist regime has finally adjusted to life under the commisars in Russia. Both he and the local priest find that the family jewels were hidden in a chair, one of a set of twelve. They return separately ...
Style: witty, satirical, stylized, talky, philosophical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, treasure hunt, hidden treasure, chase, odd couple, obsessive quest, adventurer, nothing goes right, dishonesty, goofy hero, escapades, partners ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: russia, soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Two Much (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young gallerist is in love with two sisters at the same time. In order to solve the problem he decides to invent his own twin-brother.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
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Two Days (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A two days from the life of Pyotr Drozdov, a highly ranked official from Moscow, which he spends with young museum employee Masha.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental
Plot: romance, fall in love, love and romance, artists and showbiz, writer's life, writers, hung over, love at first sight, female director, librarian, minister, assistant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Joseph Andrews (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lady Booby alias 'Belle', the lively wife of the fat landed squire Sir Thomas Booby, has a lusty eye on the attractive, intelligent villager Joseph Andrews, a Latin pupil and protégé of parson Adams, and makes him their footman. ...
Style: humorous, witty, sexual, clever, realistic ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, true love, farce, opposites attract, master and servant, social misfits, adventure, betrayal, rise to the top, romance, love triangle ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Tea & Sangria (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jilted in Madrid, a bewildered Englishman must learn to live and love again - the Spanish way.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, fish out of water, life turned upside down, disorder, misfit, society, romance, love and romance, social relations, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Trial and Error (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An actor poses as a lawyer to help his sick friend, and problems develop.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, talky, light ...
Plot: courtroom, legal, small town, lawyer, fish out of water, comedy of errors, cons and scams, mistaken identity, goofy hero, legal action, nothing goes right, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 863
Stars and Bars (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henderson Dores (Daniel Day Lewis), a New York based art dealer from England, travels to Georgia to persuade patriarch, Harry Dean Stanton, to sell a Monet previously thought lost.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, thought provoking ...
Plot: adventure, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, down on your luck, track down, on the road, fish out of water, profanity, satire, forgery, romance, society ...
Time: 18th century, 80s
Place: england, georgia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Viktor Vogel - Commercial Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Edward Kaminsky, an aging ad man, wants a golden parachute from his agency; he must first land the Opel auto contract. Rosa, a youth with wealthy parents, wants to establish herself as an artist. The clumsy and enthusiastic Viktor, not quite honest, ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, captivating, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rise to the top, workplace situations, boss and employee, student life, workplace, dishonesty, love and romance, marketing, campaign, job interview, career, advertising ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Love and Pigeons (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Shown a life in the remote siberian village. Vasia, who never leave his family, village, comes to pass summer holiday on the Black Sea. New world, new people - so, hi's temted by a half-crazy woman (Raisa Zaharovna). And after short time Vasia ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, talky, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: village life, love triangle, love and romance, resort, social relations, village, everyday life, family relations, soviet, life philosophy, adulterous husband, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 6K
A New Leaf (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Henry Graham lives the life of a playboy. When his lawyer tells him one day that his lifestyle has consumed all his funds, he needs an idea to avoid climbing down the social ladder.
Style: humorous, witty, offbeat, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, bankruptcy, camping, lawyer, nerd, clumsy, dark humor, couples, loan, crimes, love and romance, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Breakin' All the Rules (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love triangle, comedy of errors, looking for love, friendship, love and romance, breakup, couple relations, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, male female relationship, best selling author ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
I Wonder Who's Kissing You Now (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this rom-com Sam is having problems with both his professional life and his marriage. His career as a film director has dried up, while at home he's sure that his new bride is having an affair. He might be right as she's started seeing ...
Style: humorous, sexual, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: sexual content, romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, infidelity, love affair, nudity (full frontal - brief), jealousy, sex, affair
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Paperback Hero (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Willis is a handsome roadtrain driver with a secret - he has just become a top-selling romance novelist. However, being a 'man's man' in the Australian outlook, to avoid embarrassment, he needs a name, a woman's name - and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Autumn Marathon (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Andrey Pavlovich Buzykin, who makes a living by teaching at an institute and translating English literature, is cheating on his wife. Buzykin's main problem is that he's a kind man with a weak character. The lies he is telling his wife all ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever, witty
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, translator, love triangle, bittersweet, love and romance, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, romance, dishonesty, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%