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Maybe (1999)
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Maybe (1999)
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, offbeat, semi serious
Plot: time travel, new year, couples, twentysomething life, romance, parent child relationship, wilderness, party, female nudity, transsexual, new year's eve, new year's eve party, black panties, panties, male nudity, surrealism, eiffel tower paris, sand, father son relationship
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and offbeat films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, friendship, couple relations, male nudity and friends mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Maybe: Good Old Daze (1994), Odette Toulemonde (2006), Men, Women: A User's Manual (1996), A Monkey in Winter (1962), Euro Pudding (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Good Old Daze (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ten years after their Upper Sixth, Bruno, Momo, Leon and Alain meet together in the waiting room of a maternity hospital. The father of the awaited baby is Tomasi, their best friend at that time, who died one month before due to an overdose. They ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, witty, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, reunion, memory, hospital, best friends, youth, overdose, twentysomething life, teenage life, life is a bitch, dealing with death, friends ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Odette Toulemonde (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Objectively, Odette Toulemonde has nothing to be happy about, but is. Balthazar Balsan has everything to be happy about, but isn’t. Odette, awkwardly forty, with a delightful hairdresser son and a daughter bogged down in adolescence, spends her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Men, Women: A User's Manual (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Benoit Blanc loves living, he loves women, he loves daring. He is a famous businessman who suffers from stomach-ache. Fabiolini, a would-be actor, is a policeman and he too suffers from the same sickness. The two man face suffering in opposite ways: ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, love affair, battle of the sexes, starting over, optimism, teenage love, elderly lovers, fall in love, love and romance, hopes, looking for love, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
A Monkey in Winter (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a man who has stopped drinking- and then dreaming- and who thanks to a young man who tries to forget a lost love in alcohol will turn drunk again during an exciting night.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alcohol abuse, couples, buddies, friendship, partners, small town life, alcoholic, drinking, world war two, post war, temptation, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: france, europe, normandy, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 7.3
 38K
Euro Pudding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A strait-laced French student moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a cast of six other characters from all over Europe. Together, they speak the international language of love and friendship.
Style: realistic, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: roommate, youth, friendship, prejudice, french, infidelity, hippie, lesbian, party, student, travel, college life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, france, barcelona spain, barcelona, campus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Norman's Awesome Experience (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Through the experiment of a crazy scientist, his colleague Norman, model Erica and her photographer are sent back in time to the Romans. They arrive in a small village, controlled by the Roman Septimus Fabius and a fat village mayor. They teach the ...
Style: offbeat, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Plot: time travel, adventure, imaginary, village, revolution, state affairs, village life, disorder, roman, arrow, siege, sheep ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
 1K
Some Voices (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Schizophrenic Ray tries to adjust to the outside world after being released from an institution.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: restaurant, couples, misfit, love and romance, romance, family relations, mental illness, naked in public, mistreatment, male nudity, hallucination, schizophrenia ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 619
Highball (1997)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A newly-married couple tries to build their social life.
Style: talky, cynical, witty, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: thirtysomething life, friends, teenage love, lifestyle, gender, singleness, celebrity culture, romance, artists and showbiz, looking for sex, twentysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 4K
In Paris (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Paul, depressed from his recent break-up with Anna, returns home to Paris and moves back in with his divorced father and amorous younger brother, Jonathan. While his carefree sibling and doting father try in vain to cheer him up, a visit from his ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sexual relations, parents and children, dealing with death, womanizer, family relations, love and romance, twentysomething life, couple relations, siblings relations, unsupportive spouse, couples, wooing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
A Self-Made Hero (1996)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in France at the end of World War II Albert Dehousse finds out his father wasn't a war hero and his mother is a collaborator.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting
Plot: switching roles, war, couples, dishonesty, friendship, hidden identity, gay, dead father, widow, liar, french resistance, anti hero ...
Time: 1940s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The socialist mayor of a small village in France dreams of building an arts center but he runs up against some opposition.
Style: realistic, biting, semi serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: society, small town life, couples, small town, politics, social relations, opposites attract, castle, environmental, journalism, writing, architect ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, introspection, infidelity, love triangle, crumbling marriage, fall in love, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
A Good Marriage (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sabine vows to give up married lovers, and is determined to find a good husband. Her best friend Clarisse introduces her to her cousin Edmond, a busy lawyer from Paris. Sabine pursues Edmond, with the encouragement of Clarisse, but Edmond does not ...
Style: realistic, talky, captivating, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: marriage, romance, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, twentysomething life, friendship, friends, couples, best friends, looking for love, wooing ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, maine, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Nobody Loves Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, gays and lesbians, cons and scams, love and romance, singleness, thirtysomething life, disorder, looking for love, couples, opposites attract, rich man, voodoo ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.7
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Free Fall (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary, South Korea, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An old woman flies past six floors after jumping from the roof of her apartment block. Six stories on the poor state of humanity, told with humour and rare imagination to the accompaniment of a pulsating soundtrack from Amon Tobin. A woeful ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, surreal ...
Plot: society, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, parents and children, guru, family relations, couples, social decay, obsession, disorder, male nudity, anthology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hungary, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Just Like a Woman (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: offbeat, touching, sexual, realistic, humorous ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Wedding Wish (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high-school girl makes a wish to marry her crush, the star of the football team who doesn't even know she's alive. Then a solar eclipse magically transports them 17 years into the future to the day of their wedding.
Style: offbeat, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Plot: time travel, love and romance, hopes, romance, imaginary, teenage life, solar eclipse, couples, destiny, high school, school, true love ...
Time: 30s, 90s, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 938
Actors (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Les Acteurs is the absurd story of Jean-Pierre Marielle desperately waiting for a cup of hot water, the story of a conspiracy against actors, the story of aging actors whose careers are slowly less active than they used to be, but a stunning tribute ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, jazz, midlife crisis, restaurant, drink, motorcycle accident, doctor, drinking ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Tomorrow's Another Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Such an inconsequential event - the unfortunate purchase of a package of cling film - reveals the character and behavior of a small group of individuals caught up in the chaos of today's society. Though it creates arguments and inner ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous, offbeat
Plot: friendship, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, lifestyle, human nature, friends, couple relations, couples, trousers, paranoia, husband wife relationship, cellist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, friends, family relations, couples, family life, buddies, disorder, twentysomething life, nothing goes right, lifestyle, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.0
 19K
Russian Dolls (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Five years after their summer together in Barcelona, Xavier, William, Wendy, Martine and Isabelle reunite.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, friendship, model, birthday, sex, ballet, wedding, cross dressing, romance, couples, looking for love, old love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, france, europe, st. petersburg russia, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Exotic dancer Angéla attempts to have a child with her unwilling lover Émile. In the process, she finds herself torn between him and his best friend Alfred.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, couples, love triangle, romance, fall in love, sexual relations, male female relationship, female protagonist, love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 2K
The Fairy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hotel clerk searches all over Le Havre for the fairy who made two of his three wishes come true before disappearing.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, fairy, hopes, fall in love, romance, love and romance, imaginary, workplace, wish come true, sandwich, falling down stairs, musical number ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.5
 57
Cosmodrama (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Maybe the 1960s, maybe the future. Seven astronauts wake up in a spaceship, not knowing where they have come from nor where they are heading. As the ship operates by itself, they have ample time to meditate, rather scientifically, on matter, life ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: spacecraft, cause and meaning, space and aliens, confined, space travel, isolation, outer space, male nudity, balloon, psychologist, pipe smoking, science ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Voice of the Moon (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Returning to themes he first explored in La strada (1954), Fellini crafts a parable on the whisperings of the soul that only madmen and vagabonds are capable of hearing. The odd couple, Ivo Salvini (Benigni), a fake inspector of wells, and Gonnella ...
Style: stylized, surreal, offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: moon, tourist, surrealism, cemetery, fool, music teacher, journalist, village, love and romance, village life, romance, couples
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Life is All You Get (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After he loses his job, his father, and his girlfriend, Jan's life is a shambles. Then suddenly he meets freakish street musician Vera, and a bittersweet romance unfolds...
Style: sentimental, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: police, slaughterhouse, dealing with death, romance, down on your luck, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, politics, terminal illness, aids, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Camille Rewinds (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Camille was only sixteen and still in high school when she fell in love with Eric, another student. They later married and a child and were happy for a while. But now twenty-five years have passed and Eric leaves her for a younger woman. Bitter and ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, high school, second chance, teenage life, couples, youth, teenage love, love and romance, imaginary, parents and children, foreknowledge, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 2000s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 486
Nationale 7 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a nursing home for disabled near Toulon, René is unanimously hated by all. With fifty years and suffering from myopathy, has an irascible, rebellious character. But not resist provocations candor and uprightness of Julie, a special educator ...
Style: sexual, touching, offbeat, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: prostitute, couples, self discovery, misfit, unfulfillment, sexual relations, disability, biker, caravan, sex, paraplegic, disease ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sex & the Other Man (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Bill catches his girlfriend and her boss in bed, an unusual cure for impotence is found.
Style: sexy, sexual, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: kidnapping, voyeurism, couple relations, love and romance, confined, nothing goes right, dangerous attraction, couples, disorder, captivity, missing person, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Film to Come (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At fifty Louis Gravet, a serious actor, would like to become a comedian. His brother Peter, a film director, has the idea of hiring him for the lead role of a comedy. Family circumstances, their wives, their children, niece, lead him to make another ...
Style: sincere, talky, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: disorder, actor's life, filmmaking, midlife crisis, couple relations, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, siblings relations, nothing goes right, couples, playing violin, drunk ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%