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Much Ado About Nothing (2012)
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Much Ado About Nothing (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic comedy about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words.
Style: light, entertaining, romantic, atmospheric, talky, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, romance, shakespeare, manipulation, twists and turns, obsession, love affair, matchmaking, opposites attract, comedy of errors, verbal byplay, love and romance, couples, estate, battle of the sexes, sex, farce, friendship, friendship between men, hate, ruse, truth, affection, true love, catastrophe ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: sicily, london, california

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Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this Shakespearean farce, Hero and her groom-to-be, Claudio, team up with Claudio's commanding officer, Don Pedro, the week before their wedding to hatch a matchmaking scheme. Their targets are sharp-witted duo Benedick and Beatrice -- a ...
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Time: 16th century, victorian era, 18th century
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Down with Love (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.
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Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
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The Taming of the Shrew (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Baptista, a rich Paduan merchant, announces that his fair young daughter, Bianca, will remain unwed until her older sister, Katharina, a hellish shrew, has wed. Lucentio, a student and the son of a wealthy Pisan merchant, has fallen in love with ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, sexy, colourful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, shakespeare, opposites attract, farce, suitor, unlikely couple, marriage, renaissance, art, runaway, adaptation, lone hero ...
Time: 18th century, 1930s, 20th century, 16th century
Place: london, new york, europe, italy
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40%
Twelfth Night or What You Will (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Shakespeare's comedy of gender confusion, in which a girl disguises herself as a man to be near the count she adores, only to be pursued by the woman he loves.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, witty, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 116 min.
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The Triumph of Love (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A princess is determined to restore her homeland's throne to its rightful heir, a young prince with whom she falls in love.
Style: humorous, witty, light, romantic, intense ...
Audience: date night
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Place: london
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21%
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21%
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Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
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20%
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