Movies that are like Living on Tokyo Time

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Living on Tokyo Time
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: immigrants, self discovery, love and romance, misfit, romance, wooing, culture clash, kids in trouble, fall in love, society, unfulfillment, couples, foreigner, japanese woman, culture shock, japanese american, slacker, asian american, marriage of convenience, language barrier, guitar, waitress, marriage, friendship
Time: 80s
Place: asia, japan
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Walkaway
Comedy, Drama
USA
97 min.
 7.7
Lost in Translation
Drama
USA, Japan
102 min.
 7.8
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Most similar movies to Living on Tokyo Time

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots including culture clash, love and romance, romance, society, couples, fall in love and storytelling themes mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Living on Tokyo Time: Trust (1990), Happy Times (2000), Crazy People (1990), Cannery Row (1982), Big Dreams Little Tokyo (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Trust
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: dark humor, talky, witty, realistic, humorous, clever, intellectual, semi serious, gloomy, enigmatic, offbeat, melancholic, bleak, absurd, cerebral, sentimental, reflective, compassionate, ironic, surreal, cynical, touching, stylized, satirical, earnest, interesting
Plot: dysfunctional family, opposites attract, deadpan, relationships, redemption, dialogue, love and romance, suburbs, character study, loneliness, crime gone awry, life philosophy, romance, honest, drinking, misfit, writers, social misfits, life & death, existentialism, sarcasm, magic realism, human nature, pregnancy, self discovery, parenthood, obsession, mentor, workplace, catastrophe, depression, unlikely friendships, parents and children, eccentricity, culture clash, dialogue driven, solitude, crazy, twists & turns, transformation, teenage life, storytelling, coming of age, creativity, fall in love, friendship, society, youth, couples, family problems
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, long island
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System:   95%
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Happy Times
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 102 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sincere, melancholic, harsh, reflective, road movie, heartbreaking, art house, enigmatic, compassionate, emotional
Plot: hotel, blindness, couple relations, comedy of errors, workplace, bus, fall in love, love and romance, romance, mentor, life philosophy, couples, aging, childhood, poverty, introspection, solitude, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, destiny, friendship, down on your luck, pornography, greed, bollywood, unemployment, disability, art, politics, guilt, hopes, nudity (full frontal - brief), islam, misfit, relationships, capitalism, runaway, unfulfillment, brutality, loneliness, family relations, hospital, disorder, money, finnish, prostitution, tragedy, transformation, death penalty, storytelling
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   72%
 
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 4K
Crazy People
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty, romantic, funny, talky, surreal, psychological, satirical, melancholic, philosophical, road movie, cerebral, intellectual, clever
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love affair, workplace romance, insanity, mentor, mental institution, mental illness, workplace situations, fighting the system, happy ending, love and romance, misfit, catastrophe, brutality, destiny, workplace, writers, human spirit, life philosophy, introspection, creativity, media satire, fall in love, society, couples, power relations, lone hero, cancer, love story, fantasy world, writing, storytelling, culture clash, justice, adaptation, dialogue, honest, vengeance, existentialism, foul language, relationships, dysfunctional family, first contact, natural disaster, gangsters, figment, runaway, crazy, childhood, hospital
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Cannery Row
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sweet, romantic, earnest, surreal, inspirational, road movie, harsh, clever, scenic, light, talky, melancholic, interesting, stylized
Plot: friendship, romance, love affair, book, adaptation, rich and poor, period piece, mentor, life philosophy, fall in love, happy ending, runaway, destiny, americana, dialogue, love and romance, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief), prostitute, society, depression, couples, literature, beautiful scenery, hunting, catastrophe, love, poetry, human nature, childhood, family, misfit, gunfight, eccentricity, youth, brutality, writing, fantasy world, culture clash, family drama, relationships, magic, psychiatry, love story, surrealism, writers, unlikely friendships, classic car, cult, jitterbug
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   73%
 
Big Dreams Little Tokyo
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: immigrants, romance, human nature, teaching the ways of the world, workplace romance, basic training, culture clash, racism, cooking and food, sport team, fish out of water, love and romance, society, power relations, reluctant partners, follow your dream, misfit, partners, couples, disorder, friends, wrestling, sumo, acceptance, negotiation, salesman, heart attack, golf, business, language, sushi, bookstore, food, father son relationship, alcohol
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, tokyo, japan, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   70%
 
 7.7
 797
Walkaway
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, couple relations, urban, friendship, romance, love and romance, couples, friends, immigrants, fall in love, interracial relations, parents and children, singleness, indian lead, culture clash, society, family relations, family tradition, ethnic, unsupportive parent, lifestyle, dowry, indian american, loss, english, bollywood, lust, love, friend, tradition
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   70%
 
The Perez Family
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental, romantic, sexy, intense, road movie, sweet, melancholic, talky, light, stylized, harsh
Plot: immigrants, romance, destiny, dysfunctional family, love, prison, couple relations, love triangle, family, parents and children, society, prostitute, love story, family relations, relationships, political prisoner, immigration, mistaken identity, happy ending, beautiful scenery, reunion, human nature, culture clash, catastrophe, mentor, indians, camp, family drama, dialogue, brutality, interracial romance, politics, nudity (full frontal - brief), political, fall in love, family life, parenthood, marriage, adultery, love and romance, couples, storytelling, life philosophy, divorce, adaptation, betrayal, runaway, boat, lone hero, fantasy world
Time: 80s
Place: cuba, florida, miami, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   52%
 
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Chutney Popcorn
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, clever, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, family life, gays and lesbians, romance, human nature, couple relations, friendship, parents and children, culture clash, family relations, gender, love and romance, couples, indian lead, lgbt, homosexuality, lesbian interest, babies and infants, siblings relations, pregnancy, friends, society, dilemma, infertility, indian pakistani, indian american, lesbian relationship, surrogate mother, lesbian mother, gay parent, sister sister relationship, lesbianism, lesbian, lesbian kiss, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, baby, husband wife relationship
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   54%
 
 7.1
 283
Autumn Moon
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, fall in love, city life, romance, family life, urban, immigrants, friendship, opposites attract, immigration, culture clash, looking for love, parents and children, coming out, midlife crisis, first time, grandparent grandchild relationship, teenage life, cooking and food, love and romance, society, youth, family relations, gender, friends, unfulfillment, couples, lifestyle, noodles, chinese opera, communication, reflection in water, walker, chopsticks, refrigerator, sadness, packing a suitcase, cantonese, incense, insomnia, wallet, autumn, past, sex in shower, falling asleep, death of girlfriend, praying, loss of virginity, fireworks, shoes
Time: 90s, future
Place: hong kong, asia, canada, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   66%
 
A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, intense, melancholic, sexual, sexy, bad ending, suspense, romantic, erotic, adaptation directed by original author
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: coming of age, high school, school, friendship, best friends, teenager, poetry, sex, buddies, college, coming-of-age, romance, young lovers, adolescence, suburbs, self discovery, mentor, pornography, life, redemption, looking for sex, runaway, male nudity, nudity (topless - notable), unlikely friendships, parents and children, death, women, dialogue, fantasy world, culture clash, stereotypes, bullying, revenge, brutality, teenage love, shopping, catastrophe, adolescence vs adulthood, teenagers, family, transformation, high school life, vengeance, suburban life, teenage life, sexualized violence, storytelling, god, adaptation
Time: 60s, 80s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: hawaii, usa, new jersey, chicago illinois
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System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, touching, stylized, clever, psychological, semi serious, melancholic, reflective, meditative, enigmatic, cerebral, interesting, philosophical, emotional, art house, talky, intellectual, breathtaking, depressing, artsy, heartbreaking, bleak, sad, dramatic, gloomy, humorous, offbeat, captivating
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: loneliness, midlife crisis, culture clash, hotel, friendship, romance, depression, isolation, fish out of water, rock, photographer, actor, relationships, age difference, unlikely friendships, character study, storytelling, life philosophy, unlikely couple, life, dialogue, philosophy, love story, drinking, existentialism, sarcasm, human nature, solitude, couple relations, adultery, honest, life & death, pornography, deadpan, self discovery, dull life, karaoke, hotel room, artists and showbiz, insomnia, stripper, alienation, love and romance, unfulfillment, hopes, couples, disorder, unsociability, pop star, homesickness
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, yale university
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    User:   60%
 
 7.0
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Iron & Silk
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, romance, idealism, introspection, forbidden love, college, teachers and students, high school, urban, culture clash, high school life, kung fu, politics, fall in love, city life, fish out of water, love and romance, society, wu shu, teacher, youth, opposites attract, hopes, misfit, power relations, disorder, college graduate, kung fu master
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.2
 2K
Amira & Sam
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, iraq, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   54%
 
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 11K
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Style: witty, talky, touching, realistic, clever, humorous, semi serious, intellectual, sentimental, cerebral, dramatic, captivating, emotional, earnest, inspirational, melancholic, light, reflective, cynical
Audience: date night
Plot: working class, culture clash, literature, college, opposites attract, mentor, depression, character study, self discovery, relationships, loneliness, unlikely friendships, friendship, drinking, romance, social differences, british, teacher, teachers and students, adaptation, dialogue, honest, teaching the ways of the world, runaway, life philosophy, life, cheating, wine, childhood, crime gone awry, hopes, destiny, storytelling, psychiatry, society, happy ending, catastrophe, eccentricity, couples, life & death, power relations, tragedy, alter ego, redemption, suicide attempt, infidelity, family, cinderella story, existentialism, fall in love
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   44%
 
 6.7
 5K
Jeffrey
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: witty, humorous, touching, sexual, semi serious, feel good, realistic, funny, sexy, sentimental, light, surreal, interesting, dramatic, romantic, talky, melancholic, sweet, stylized, clever
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, aids, romance, friendship, fall in love, homosexuality, stereotypes, gays and lesbians, relationships, unlikely couple, opposites attract, dialogue, life & death, self discovery, love story, death, cross dressing, couple relations, male nudity, pornography, mentor, looking for love, prejudice, life philosophy, camp, parents and children, love, catastrophe, destiny, sex, singleness, adaptation, women, twentysomething life, loneliness, tragedy, unlikely friendships, gender, hiv positive, storytelling, irreverent, drinking, friends, happy ending, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, redemption, love and romance, sexuality, couples
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
The Great Wall Is a Great Wall
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 97 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, sincere
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, family life, society, family relations, road not taken, fish out of water, misfit, disorder, chinese american
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   56%
 
The Four Seasons
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, witty, humorous, talky, clever, semi serious, funny, emotional, dramatic, melancholic, reflective, sweet, romantic, light, intense, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, divorce, human nature, unlikely friendships, relationships, marriage, couple relations, dialogue, mentor, romance, wilderness, midlife crisis, love story, cancer, life philosophy, drinking, mental illness, loneliness, destiny, redemption, life & death, life, couples, adultery, honest, vacation, friends, family, stereotypes, best friends, multiple storylines, storytelling, writers, catastrophe, alter ego, culture clash, crumbling marriage, coming of age, aging, introspection, beautiful scenery, self discovery, parents and children, parenthood, depression, hopes, happy ending, love and romance, character study, love
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
Moscow on the Hudson
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, melancholic, witty, dramatic, intellectual, romantic, light, sad, reflective, entertaining
Plot: immigrants, friendship, culture clash, writer's life, freedom, american dream, shopping, musician's life, urban, capitalism, cold war, russian, unlikely friendships, fish out of water, sarcasm, destiny, life, mentor, surveillance, love story, jazz, hopes, greed, politics, weapons, relationships, loneliness, political, family, misfit, catastrophe, kgb, eccentricity, friends, self discovery, honest, gangsters, fall in love, love and romance, music, life philosophy, depression, society, drinking, adaptation, lone hero, disorder, runaway, storytelling, dialogue
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, russia, usa, new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, moscow russia, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
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That's Life!
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, sincere, touching, humorous, melancholic, clever, reflective, road movie, talky, erotic
Plot: midlife crisis, cancer, dealing with death, life philosophy, depression, self discovery, hospital, death in the family, aging, family gatherings, family life, family drama, priest, birthday, fortune teller, unfulfillment, family problems, life, family relations, catastrophe, loneliness, drinking, clergy, human nature, internet, mentor, terminal illness, shopping, pornography, love and romance, first contact, death, society, dysfunctional family, destiny, couples, fantasy world, single father, fight scenes, storytelling, vengeance, family, nudity (topless - notable), environment, lone hero, runaway, dialogue, existentialism, brutality, parenthood
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   40%
 
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Montenegro
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, sexy, semi serious, surreal, offbeat, realistic, talky, ironic, sexual, erotic, melancholic, harsh, reflective, enigmatic, absurd, stylized
Plot: immigrants, sex, death, male nudity, insanity, mentally unstable, storytelling, sexuality, blood, self discovery, adultery, character study, loneliness, nudity (topless - notable), sexual relations, romance, dysfunctional family, workplace, vengeance, sexualized violence, eccentric family, brutality, relationships, life philosophy, depression, couples, swedish, culture clash, housewife, eccentricity, gratuitous violence, family, opposites attract, wine, multiple storylines, catastrophe, suicide attempt, life, existentialism, introspection, obsession, mental illness, drinking, sexual abuse, couple relations, pornography, life & death, interracial relations, parenthood, splatter
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
How Stella Got Her Groove Back
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: talky, semi serious, feel good, romantic, humorous, realistic, touching, sexy, melancholic, light, sentimental, intense, suspense
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, friendship, cancer, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love story, women, terminal illness, relationships, self discovery, couple relations, destiny, mentor, looking for love, death, marriage, stereotypes, age difference, vacation, female protagonist, love affair, family, happy ending, catastrophe, parents and children, adultery, island, singleness, social differences, single parent, storytelling, fall in love, lame, adaptation, first contact, love and romance, black people, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, chase, dialogue, fantasy world, couples, sisters, family relations, friends, solitude, redemption, society, brutality
Time: 90s
Place: jamaica, usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   45%
 
Postmark Paradise
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, small town life, bar, romance, americana, small town, starting over, friendship, fish out of water, couple relations, love and romance, misfit, society, couples, social relations, disorder, friends, matchmaker, bachelor, bartender, friend, marriage, russian, husband wife relationship
Time: 90s
Place: michigan, usa, ukraine, kiev ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   50%
 
Eat a Bowl of Tea
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family life, immigrants, crumbling marriage, romance, feminism, human nature, infidelity, couple relations, forbidden love, love affair, parents and children, culture clash, dysfunctional family, love and romance, society, couples, family problems, family relations, gays and lesbians, gambling, gender, misfit, family tradition, matchmaking, letter writing, unfaithful wife, mailbox, marital problem, chinese american, asian american, cuckold, gossip, immigration, grandfather, television, impotence, murder, wedding
Time: 40s
Place: asia, china, usa, new york, america, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   58%
 
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Green Card
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Australia, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, romantic, feel good, realistic, humorous, sweet, light, sexy, intense, melancholic, inter cultural
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, immigrants, unlikely couple, lawyer, relationships, fall in love, urban, marriage, love story, fish out of water, destiny, green card, greenhouse, immigration, love and romance, beautiful scenery, misfit, society, happy ending, couples, catastrophe, disorder, mentor, opposites attract, interracial romance, ecology, mozart, culture clash, cons and scams, dishonesty, wine, family, idealism, dialogue, storytelling, natural disaster, life philosophy, stereotypes, french, women, first contact, fantasy world, runaway, weapons, chase, blindness, brutality, divorce, adaptation
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, latin america, usa, france, new jersey, middle east, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   52%
 
Crossing Delancey
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: clever, touching, semi serious, romantic, sweet, feel good, realistic, humorous, earnest, light, enigmatic, sexy, interesting, talky, witty, sentimental, melancholic
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, jewish, looking for love, matchmaking, judaism, relationships, parents and children, loneliness, love story, singleness, urban, writers, jews, mentor, unlikely friendships, friendship, destiny, thirtysomething life, happy ending, life philosophy, fall in love, culture clash, prejudice, city life, women, dialogue, wine, honest, idealism, love and romance, catastrophe, storytelling, couples, adaptation, opposites attract, runaway, obsession, period piece, self discovery, couple relations, beautiful scenery, shopping, social differences, childhood, divorce, solitude, poetry, unfulfilled love, life, wooing
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
An Autumn's Tale
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Style: humorous, serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: immigrants, unlikely couple, romance, opposites attract, college, redemption, infidelity, love triangle, looking for love, urban, immigration, college student, love affair, tragic love, unfulfilled love, culture clash, road not taken, gambling, fall in love, city life, fish out of water, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, couples, battle of the sexes, betrayal, dishonesty, misfit, lifestyle, relative, gas leak, walking on a beach, chinese woman, ends with freeze frame, old couple, jalopy, alley fight, salt, garden party, translation, female student, new yorker, park bench, chinese restaurant, cantonese, asian man, asian woman, firefighter, misunderstanding
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
 6.1
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Doc Hollywood
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching, romantic, sweet, road movie, light, sentimental, compassionate, entertaining, funny, earnest
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: small town, romance, hospital, self discovery, happy ending, runaway, doctors, fish out of water, love story, mentor, nudity (topless - notable), misfit, destiny, social relations, family, small town life, disorder, chase, catastrophe, plastic surgery, ambulance, doctor, animals, love triangle, natural disaster, fall in love, underdog, life philosophy, americana, love and romance, new love, dialogue, society, kids and family, first contact, adventure, nudity (full frontal - brief), shopping, transformation, stereotypes, lone hero, mad scientist, stranded, culture clash, redemption, island, friendship, childhood, unlikely friendships, love
Time: 90s, 80s, future, 1990s
Place: california, usa, san francisco, new jersey, australia, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   46%
 
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Heartburn
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, sentimental, humorous, biting, sexy, melancholic, factual, romantic, reflective, stylized, lyrical
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, romance, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, marriage, fall in love, cheating, divorce, relationships, writer's life, adultery, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, introspection, writers, couple relations, adaptation, mentor, journalist, dialogue, vampire human love, love affair, unlikely friendships, midlife crisis, justice, pornography, journalism, catastrophe, relationship vs career, family, life philosophy, love and romance, wife husband relationship, unfulfillment, book, couples, family problems, fantasy world, womanizer, destiny, runaway, culture clash, women, human nature, obsession, storytelling, homeless, gender, columnist, media
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   54%
 

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Duration: 108 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: culture clash, fish out of water, sport, power relations, romance, athlete's life, contests and competitions, self discovery, baseball, athlete and trainer, teaching the ways of the world, sport team, fall in love, ambition, love and romance, misfit, society, disorder, major league, lifestyle, man wrapped in a towel, talking about masturbation, baseball team, taking a bath, father in law son in law relationship, baseball player, baseball movie, asian, wrapped in a towel, sake, shower room, training, male objectification, massage, male nudity, self confidence, father daughter relationship, apology
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
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