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Gloss (2007)
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Gloss (2007)
Original name: Глянец
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A pretty, young girl from a coal-mining town comes to Moscow with dreams of becoming a supermodel in this satirical look at the fashion industry.
Style: psychological, humorous, light, touching, feel good, suspense
Plot: fashion designer, dream, fashion industry, fashion model, determination, poverty, satire, seamstress, fashion show, matchmaking, fired from the job, twins, rich, fiancee, magazine, rejection, twin, mining town
Place: russia, moscow russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and light films with plots about family relations, satire, disorder, love and romance, parents and children, mentor and brutality mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Gloss: Two Days (2011), Rent-a-Cat (2012), Ready to Wear (1994), Day Off (2001), Signed Sealed Delivered (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, artists and showbiz, writer's life, love and romance, writers, hung over, love at first sight, goat, assistant, governor, wedding party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, europe
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Rent-a-Cat (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A single woman runs a rent-a-cat service to provide companions for lonely people.
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Plot: pets, cat, introspection, single woman, haunted by the past, hopes, dream, satire, life turned upside down, singleness, disorder, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Ready to Wear (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Paris Fashion Week draws the usual bunch of people; designers, reporters, models, magazine editors, photographers. Follows the various storylines of these characters, centering around a murder investigation of a prominent fashion figure. Features an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, satirical ...
Plot: fashion, farce, media satire, lovers reunited, lifestyle, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, fashion model, fashion show, multiple storylines, storytelling ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Day Off (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Day Off (French: Mercredi, folle journée !) is a 2001 French drama film directed by Pascal Thomas.
Style: feel good, touching, light, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, teenage girl, missing son, rescue, mother son relationship, interlinked stories, shoplifter, parents ...
Place: brittany
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Signed Sealed Delivered (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" introduces a dedicated quartet of civil servants in the Dead Letter Office of the U.S. Postal System who transform themselves into an elite team of lost-mail detectives. Their determination to deliver the ...
Style: humorous, touching, sexy, suspense, light
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The Falling (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Natha a poor farmer from Peepli village in the heart of rural India is about to lose his plot of land due to an unpaid bank loan. A quick fix to the problem is the a government program that aids the families of indebted farmers who have committed ...
Style: semi serious, dark humor, suspenseful, light, entertaining ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Mr. Mom (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, sentimental, sincere ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: detroit
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Miracle (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Lithuania, Bulgaria, Poland, UK, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Close to bankruptcy, Irena, the owner of a struggling pig farm in a tiny post-Communist town, finds a surprising benefactor in a handsome American man who appears to be the answer to all her prayers.
Style: tragicomedy, ironic, captivating, humorous, light ...
Plot: capitalism, communism, small town, farm, poverty, transformation, dream, financial crisis, church, money, secret, faith ...
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Intrepido: A Lonely Hero (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
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Plot: fall in love, family relations, parents and children, workplace, love and romance, society, workplace situations, bittersweet, urban
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38%
Drop Dead Gorgeous (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring model, Cynthia, becomes the focus of a documentary when she is chosen as the face for the world's biggest fashion designer, Claudio. Cynthia accidentally overdoses and with deadlines looming they decide to use her corpse to continue ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, captivating, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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I Feel Good (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He’s lived for too long off his parents. It’s time for 40-year-old slacker Jacques to get by on his own. One-time gigolo and a borderline bum, he knows what he wants – to become rich and famous. He even has a business plan: tourism combined ...
Style: light, humorous, feel good, captivating
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Khrustalyov, My Car! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 147 min.
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Style: dark humor, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
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Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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36%
I'll Do Anything (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: unsuccessful, satire, actor, artists and showbiz, youth, young heroes, single parent, actor's life, family relations, showbiz, hollywood, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, australia
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 89 min.
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Duration: 113 min.
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The Bachelors (2017)
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Style: light, touching, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, date night, teen comedy, teens
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Tricks (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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The Easy Life (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
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The Comedy (2012)
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Style: thought provoking, realistic, cynical, humorous, psychological ...
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My Giant (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Billy Crystal plays a Hollywood agent who stumbles upon Max, a giant living in Romania, and tries to get him into the movies.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, tall man, monastery, showbiz, artists and showbiz, giant, unlikely friendships, destiny, opposites attract, love and romance, actor's life, friends ...
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Life's a Breeze (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, track down, parents and children, family problems, disorder, life turned upside down, comedy of errors, on the road, search, single parent, siblings relations, treasure hunt ...
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Robo-G (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hiroki, Koji, and Shinya are engineers working at an air conditioning manufacturer ordered to develop a robot to boost the company's reputation. Just before they are due to present their invention, the robot is destroyed in a freak accident. ...
Style: light, touching, captivating, suspenseful, humorous ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, feel good, cult film
Plot: ambition, success, cartoonist, satire, art, mishap, subculture, parody, drawing, artist, comics, obscurity ...
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Jackie (2012)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Pocketful of Miracles (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
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Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
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Place: spain, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Out of the Blue (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Andrea (Raoul Bova) is a handsome and confident thirty-eight-year old man: single, 'womanizer' and superficial, with a successful career in a major product placement agency. His life of one-night stands seems to be just perfect: no ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, life turned upside down, father daughter relationship, parents and children, adulthood, haunted by the past, disorder, paternity revealed, rejection, slacker, irresponsible, children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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And Now a Word from Our Sponsor (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, suspense ...
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