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Maybe
Original name: Peut-être
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Arthur is invited to a New Year's Eve party to celebrate the year 2000. His girlfriend Lucie would like a baby from him but he refuses. Through the ceiling of the toilets, he discovers a passage leading to this futurist Paris. There, he meets an old man Ako who affirms he is his son and that he wants to exist. Otherwise he will vanish into the air. Arthur is still hesitant because his life is an unfulfilled one: a has a little lucrative job, is uncertain about his future and things are getting out of hand when Ako discovers the passage and interferes in the party.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: time travel, twentysomething life, couples, romance, parent child relationship, wilderness, new year, new year's eve party, eiffel tower paris, new year's eve, surrealism, party, female nudity, transsexual, sand, male nudity, panties, black panties, father son relationship
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france

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 6.1
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The New Eve
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Duration: 94 min.
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 6.1
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    User:   62%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
 4.5
 306
Maslin Beach
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sentimental ...
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Time: 90s
Place: australia
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System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
Goodnight Sweetheart
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, witty, surreal
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    User:   40%
 
Men, Women: A User's Manual
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Duration: 122 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   47%
 
Mister Lonely
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System:   40%
    User:   36%
 
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Some Voices
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Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   45%
 
Boyfriends and Girlfriends
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Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
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Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
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