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The Man Who Sued God
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lawyer becomes a fisherman from frustration. When his one piece of property, his boat, is struck by lightning and destroyed he is denied insurance money because it was “an act of God”. He re-registers as a lawyer and sues the insurance company and, as God’s representative, The Church.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: legal action, courtroom, courtroom drama, legal, media, journalism, religions or cults, lightning, fisherman, church, fighting the system, dishonesty, love and romance, partners, rivalry, god, society, lawsuit, insurance, insurance policy, cockatoo, anti establishment, court case, big business, seaside ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
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OMG: Oh My God!
Comedy, Drama
India
125 min.
 8.2
Boston Legal
Comedy, Crime, Drama
USA
44 min.
 8.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and clever films with plots about society, love and romance, couples, legal, legal action, courtroom and romance mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Man Who Sued God: Legalese (1998), Suing the Devil (2011), Divine Intervention (2007), Irreconcilable Differences (1984), OMG: Oh My God! (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Legalese
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a sexy actress is charged with murder, a charming celebrity lawyer uses trickery to defend her against the press as well as the prosecution
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Plot: courtroom, fighting the system, actor's life, dedicated lawyer, crime, hotshot lawyer, journalism, legal action, actress, neighbor, legal investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
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Suing the Devil
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Luke O'Brien, a washed-up salesman turned night law student, decides to sue Satan for $8 trillion dollars. On the last day before Luke files a default judgment, Satan appears to defend himself. On Satan's legal team are 10 of the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, christian film
Plot: courtroom, legal action, courtroom drama, legal, rivalry, high priced lawyer, lawsuit, bible, law student, devil, cancer, judge ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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Divine Intervention
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Reverend Robert Gibbs is a young, hip pastor who temporarily takes over the helm of a Fundamentalist Baptist church while his predecessor Reverend Matthews recovers from a stroke. While trying to impress Reverend Matthews, Gibbs has to win the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, touching ...
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Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alternating between the past and the present, a precocious little girl sues her selfish, career-driven parents for emancipation, surprising them both.
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OMG: Oh My God!
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 125 min.
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Duration: 88 min.
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Style: humorous, cynical, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hopes, clergy, jesus, supernatural ability, romance, investigation, greed, adaptation, redemption, journalism, eccentricity, con men ...
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The Bonfire of the Vanities
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 125 min.
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Style: cynical, clever, semi serious, humorous, satirical ...
Plot: journalism, greed, legal action, book, adaptation, interracial relations, courtroom, dishonesty, legal, sarcasm, society, media ...
Time: 80s
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    User:   58%
 
The Starter Wife
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 276 min.
Story: The events of one woman's life following her divorce after years of marriage to a Hollywood studio executive. Based on the best-selling novel by Gigi Levangie Grazer.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, sentimental
Plot: starting over, ambition, life is a bitch, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples, self discovery, singleness, producer, one more chance, ex couple relations, challenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   61%
    User:   64%
 
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Running Mates
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A governor running for President gets revealed to be a serial philanderer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting
Plot: politics, couple relations, love affair, campaign, fighting the system, ambition, dishonesty, love and romance, media, idealism, society, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: michigan, usa
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System:   55%
    User:   52%
 
Love Among the Ruins
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An aging actress is being sued for breach of promise. She hires as her lawyer a man who was an ex-lover and is still in love with her, although she doesn't know it. She realizes that the only way to win this case and protect her assets is to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, golden years, romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, forbidden love, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, family gatherings, elderly ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   55%
    User:   60%
 
First Monday in October
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For the first time in history a woman is appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, where she becomes a friendly rival to a liberal associate.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, mentor, justice, dialogue, unlikely couple, romance, battle of the sexes, family, legal action, opposites attract, destiny ...
Time: 80s
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Side Effects
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: America! Built on a better pill. Karly Hert has spent the last ten years selling drugs. Legally, that is. Karly is a pharmaceutical sales representative. She sells pills to doctors. She makes lots of money. She has a company car. She has a nice fat ...
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Soon to be married lawyer Kate Beckenham has landed the case of a lifetime. Her courtroom opponent turns out to be the charming Jack Sullivan, who has never lost a single case.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Memoria de mis putas tristes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, Spain, Denmark, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chronicles the romantic enchantment of a 90 year old reporter with a girl 70 years younger than himself.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, journalism, romance, sexual relations, love and romance, media, couples, memory, older man younger woman relationship, anal sex, brothel, virgin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1910s, 1890s
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Christmas with a Capital C
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: An attorney returns to his small home town in Alaska and quickly rocks the boat by getting an injunction against the nativity display tradition and attacking Christmas.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, christian film
Plot: small town, boss and employee, high school, workplace romance, clergy, legal action, small town life, religions or cults, lawyer, holiday, winter, rivalry ...
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Place: alaska
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    User:   35%
 
Tigers in the City
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three friends about to turn 30 call themselves animal names: Badger, Hyena and Pigeon. They like to spend time in their favorite bar in the Bratislava city Zoo, and they starve for a serious relationship, a soul mate for life. Hyena is a virile ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: anti heroes, thirtysomething life, legal action, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, friends, cycling, cunnilingus, sex scene, gay, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: czech republic, slovakia
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Alleged
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alleged is a romantic drama based on events occurring behind the scenes and outside the courtroom of the famous Scopes "Monkey Trial" of 1925. Charles Anderson, a talented young reporter, feels trapped working for his deceased ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: small town, dedicated lawyer, romance, hotshot lawyer, courtroom, fighting the system, journalism, idealism, against the odds, courtroom drama, price of justice, religions or cults ...
Place: tennessee
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Boston Legal
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Boston Legal is an American legal dramedy created by David E. Kelley and produced in association with 20th Century Fox Television for ABC. The series aired from October 3, 2004, to December 8, 2008. Boston Legal is a spin-off of long-running Kelley ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hotshot lawyer, law firm, legal action, lawyer, legal, courtroom drama, friendship, partners, society, workplace, friends, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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The Singles Ward
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Jonathan Jordan gets divorced he's thrust back into the world of being a single Mormon - a world who's ultimate goal is eternal marriage. Struggling to fit in, Jonathan decides to stop going to church only to be pursued by the members ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: church, love and romance, couples, romance, celebrity culture, religions or cults, artists and showbiz, family relations, lifestyle, mormonism, single, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah
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The Book of Daniel
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Book of Daniel is a television series broadcast on NBC. The network promoted it as a serious drama about Christians and the Christian faith, but it was controversial with some Christians. The show had been proposed for NBC's 2005 fall ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: church, clergy, moral dilemma, religions or cults, society, family relations, gays and lesbians, politics, parents and children, family life, friends, priest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   36%
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Inherit the Wind
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.
Style: serious, clever, talky, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: school, dedicated lawyer, courtroom, hotshot lawyer, small town, journalism, legal action, idealism, courtroom drama, religions or cults, injustice, fighting the system ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: america
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American Desi
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a fun-loving romantic comedy reminiscent of the great teen films of the 80's.From Kris, an All-American boy from India, to Ajay, an Afro-Centric Hindu homeboy, to Farah, a devoutly religious but modern Muslim girl, 'American ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: college, culture clash, college life, romance, friends, friendship, buddies, roommate, tradition, religions or cults, love and romance, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india
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System:   35%
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The Decoy Bride
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A local woman is hired to draw paparazzi away from a Hollywood actress who has come to Scotland to get married.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: island, paparazzi, fall in love, village, romance, wedding, love and romance, couples, disorder, hidden identity, celebrity culture, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
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System:   34%
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Article 99
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Richard Sturgess leads a team of compassionate doctors at a veteran's hospital. Along with Drs. Morgan, Handleman and Van Dorn, he fights to deliver adequate care to needy veterans in the face of funding cuts and a corrupt administration. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, thought provoking, realistic, dramatic ...
Plot: hospital, disability, courtroom drama, politics, psychiatrist, dedicated lawyer, doctors, legal action, human spirit, mad scientist, idealism, psychiatry ...
Time: 90s
Place: kansas, usa, new jersey
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System:   33%
    User:   36%
 
Good Times, Bed Times
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This is the story of Carrie (Sammi Cheng), who plays a tabloid reporter who is doing a story on pin up police officer Paul Ko (Louis Koo). The word around is that he is impotent and Carrie is looking for the truth. Of course, from there you are ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: battle of the sexes, farce, journalism, romance, breakup, law enforcement, love and romance, judge, reporter, media, couples, femme fatale ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, japan
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The Anarchist Cookbook
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A movie about a young honors student-turned-anarchist, Puck, and his group of anarchist friends living peacefully in a Dallas commune until a nihilist, Johnny Black, appears with The Anarchist Cookbook and completely destroys their way of life.
Style: semi serious, talky, clever, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, friendship, coming of age, romance, fighting the system, society, youth, anarchism, friends, teenage life, twentysomething life, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in rural Australia and Tuscany in the 1950's, this is the story of two brothers and the bride who - as fate would have it - arrives from Italy betrothed to one yet falls madly in love with the other.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere
Audience: teens
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