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Merci Dr Rey! (2002)
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Merci Dr Rey! (2002)
Original name: Merci Docteur Rey
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young phone-sex addict goes to a therapist who herself has died and a psychotic patient is in her place.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, disturbing, clever, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, murder, parents and children, farce, comedy of errors, voyeurism, hidden identity, police investigation, family relations, gay son, crimes, coming out, love triangle, crime, gender bending, couples, gender, gays and lesbians, disorder, witnessing a crime, unlikely criminals, silly humor, lesbian, police, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about family relations, disorder, couples, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations and farce mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Merci Dr Rey!: Times Have Been Better (2006), Leading Ladies (2010), The Closet (2001), A Nanny for Christmas (2010), All That Glitters (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Times Have Been Better (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After moving in with his beau, 30ish banker Jérémy (Arnaud Binard) decides to let the cat out of the bag, telling his unsuspecting parents, Guy (Bernard Le Coq) and Rosine (Charlotte de Turckheim), that he's gay. Though they've always ...
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family relations, coming out, gays and lesbians, family in crisis, parents and children, family problems, gender, society, farce, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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Leading Ladies (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A zany comedy about two sisters, their gay best friend, and their overzealous stage mom.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming out, family relations, eccentric family, gender, parents and children, couples, fall in love, ambition, contests and competitions, dancer's life, sister sister relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Closet (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man spreads the rumor of his fake homosexuality with the aid of his neighbor, to prevent his imminent firing at his work.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: homosexuality, workplace, workplace intrigue, friendship, dishonesty, gay slur, parents and children, workplace situations, cons and scams, comedy of errors, discrimination, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, nanny, christmas, comedy of errors, workplace, fall in love, lifestyle, dishonesty, couples, disorder, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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All That Glitters (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ely and Lila are like sisters. They know each other since childhood,they share everything and dream of a better life.they live in the same suburb, 10mn from Paris. Today,Ely and Lila dont want to be 10mn away from their life anymore.from small ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, parents and children, social differences, love and romance, couple relations, family relations, society, lifestyle, ambition, best friends, mother daughter relationship, working class ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Please, Please Me! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: riane believe her male partner is another woman dreams of. In order to lure him out in sex, she decided to take the initiative to develop relations with male partner with this woman, the results found that women had a French president’s daughter!
Style: humorous, sexy, captivating, light, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, obsession, love triangle, couple relations, womanizer, nothing goes right, disorder, looking for sex, seduction, party, jealousy, french maid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Under the Gaydar (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Parents hire a girl to turn their son straight, but the son is just pretending to be gay in order to pick up women.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, feel good ...
Plot: parents and children, disorder, friends, gays and lesbians, gender, womanizer, love and romance, dishonesty, looking for sex, cons and scams, pretending to be gay, sexual orientation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Madame Irma (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Francis, who is in his forties, manages the French subsidiary of an American high-tech company. But the shareholders suddenly decide to close it. Depressed by the idea of being unemployed and the prospect of losing his second wife, Francis decides ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, clever ...
Plot: hidden identity, social relations, love and romance, lifestyle, unemployment, couples, gender bending, fortune teller, loss of job, con men, unlikely couple, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Big Bad Wolf (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time in 2012, three brothers lived happily. One day their mom fell into a coma. So Henri, Philippe, and Louis suddenly started wondering about the meaning of their lives and were swamped by a wave of existential doubts. An entirely new ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, feel good
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couples, disorder, siblings relations, life turned upside down, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, loss of mother, hospital, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Do Not Disturb (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Michel, who's crazy about jazz, has just found a rare album that he dreams of quietly listening to in his living room. But the world seems to have conspired against him: his wife chooses this moment to divulge an ill-timed revelation, his adult ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: couples, family relations, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, parents and children, disorder, married couple, marriage, infidelity, clarinet, jazz music, flea market ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Birds of a Feather (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married. They try conceal their lifestyle and their ownership of the transvestite club downstairs when the fiancée and her ...
Style: witty, humorous, captivating, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: transvestism, farce, gay slur, couples, family relations, father son relationship, culture clash, parents and children, gender bending, comedy of errors, couple relations, switching roles ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, france, saint tropez, europe, cote d'azur ...
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41%
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Daddy Cool (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story about the age gap between a scientist father, Philipe Le Tallec, and his newly discovered teen aged daughter, Eglantine.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: youth, family relations, parents and children, disorder, teenage life, coming of age, estrangement, reunion, adolescence vs adulthood, social relations, bittersweet, daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Associate (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Laurel Ayres is a businesswoman trying to make it but unfortunately she works at a investment firm where she does all the work but all the senior investors like Frank Peterson grab all the credit. She then leaves and starts her own firm. While ...
Style: feel good, witty, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: wall street, gender disguise, workplace, sexism, farce, racism, hidden identity, comedy of errors, strong female lead, fake identity, satire, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey
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Testosteron (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The wedding of Kornel, a young, well known TV scientist, to the famous singer, Alicja, is to be the social event of the year. In the suburban reception hall, the final preperations are being made. The waiter, Tytus, who is somewhat touchy having ...
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Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Birdcage (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's right-wing moralistic parents.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: crossdressing, cross dressing, senator, gay slur, farce, gay, politician, comedy of errors, disorder, conservative, family values, gender ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: florida, usa, miami, los angeles, miami beach ...
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Who's Minding the Store? (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Lewis plays Norman Phiffer, a proud man in a humble life, who doesn't know that his girlfriend, Barbara, is heir to the Tuttle Department Store dynasty. Mrs. Tuttle, Barbara's mother, is determined to split the two lovers, and hires ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
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Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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What a Drag (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A closeted gay man's attempt to "act straight" for the sake of his job has unexpected consequences.
Style: feel good, clever, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: transvestism, disco, infidelity, coming out, love and romance, friends, unfulfilled love, couple relations, gays and lesbians, fall in love, dishonesty, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bachelor Days Are Over (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Arnaud nicknamed "Cui Cui" no longer knows which way to look. He is about to marry Anna but he is not sure he really loves her. To make matters worse, he falls in love during the stag party he has with his friends. And Léa, a nightclub ...
Style: humorous, contemplative, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
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37%
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Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
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Drool (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An abused wife's plan to escape her husband goes awry when she accidentally kills him, causing her to split on a cross-country drive with her best friend and his corpse in tow.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, realistic ...
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36%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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36%
I Kissed a Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jérémie, 34, wakes up in an apartment he doesn't know, next to a woman he doesn't know. She is Adna, a stunning Swedish woman who is as funny as she is sweet. Is this the beginning of a fairy tale? Not quite, since Jérémie is about to ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, light ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Aleksandra and Cyrille, a prominent, trendy, and very well-off Parisian couple, whose life is not quite the same after seven-year-old Alekseï from Russia suddenly pops up in their 100% cashmere, childless home. Aleksandra soon realises ...
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The Yank (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tom Murphy, a middle-aged Irish-American man from Cleveland, travels to Ireland for his best friend’s wedding and to find the perfect woman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: culture clash, friends, family relations, love and romance, buddies, romance, parents and children, fall in love, disorder, bar fight
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Beautiful Lies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Changing Sides (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: humorous, light, funny, feel good, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
If Dad Only Knew (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bobby is a gay man in the closet in 2003, afraid to come out to his three older brothers, even though he's at least 30 and is being pressed by his sister, his boyfriend, and his lesbian beard to tell the lads. The death of his father and a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: coming out, family relations, gay, brother brother relationship, eccentric family, forbidden love, self discovery, dishonesty, opposites attract, love and romance, best friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Bob Funk (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After he's fired from his job -- by his mother, no less -- Bob Funk agrees to quit drinking, see a therapist, and eventually report to a new boss, who might just be the woman of his dreams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, entertaining ...
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Boudu (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: date night
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Kissing Cousins (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
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