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Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (1978)
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Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (1978)
Original name: Préparez vos mouchoirs
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Solange is depressed: she's stopped smiling, she eats little, she says less. She has fainting fits. Her husband Raoul seeks to save her by enlisting Stephane, a stranger, to be her lover. Although he listens to Mozart and has every Pocket Book arranged in alphabetical order, Stephane fails to cheer Solange. She knits. She does housework. Everyone, including their neighbor a vegetable vendor, agrees that she needs a child, yet she fails to get pregnant by either lover. The three take a job running a kids' summer camp where they meet Christian, the precocious 13-year-old son of the local factory manager. It is Christian who restores Solange to laughter
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, sex comedy, melancholic, talky, enigmatic ...
Plot: pregnancy, classical music, friendship, love triangle, teenage life, youth, friends, romance, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, infidelity, fall in love, love affair, family problems, couples, cure, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, sexual initiation, bisexuality, mozart, melancholy, love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: france, paris france, tokyo, japan

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In a Wild Moment (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pierre, 44, contentedly divorced, takes his teen daughter to the Côte d'Azur along with his friend Jacques and Jacques' own teen daughter, Françoise. On the topless beaches of Saint-Tropez, Jacques and Pierre discuss marriage and being ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, feel good, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, friendship, beach, couple relations, best friends, youth, love and romance, romance, buddies, friends, couples, lovers reunited ...
Time: 70s
Place: south of france, mediterranean sea, saint tropez, riviera, french riviera
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A Housekeeper (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him for another man, Jacques hires a housekeeper, Laura, to keep his Paris apartment in order. As he starts increasing her hours and spending more time with her on her days off, Jacques is torn between the pleasure of ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, harsh, talky ...
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, human nature, love affair, infidelity, crumbling marriage, self discovery, starting over, couple relations, fall in love, father daughter relationship, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, brittany, tokyo ...
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Too Beautiful for You (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A car dealer, well-to-do and with a beautiful wife, finds himself attracted to his rather plain new temporary secretary. Despite her own commitments she feels the same and the two soon embark on an affair. Though it would seem it has happened before ...
Style: cynical, talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, bittersweet, dealer, couples, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, workplace romance, love affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
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Going Places (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Two whimsical, aimless thugs harass and assault women, steal, murder, and alternately charm, fight, or sprint their way out of trouble. They take whatever the bourgeois characters value: whether it's cars, peace of mind, or daughters. ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: strong sexual content, on the road, release from prison, menage a trois, bisexuality, breast feeding, explicit sex, nothing goes right, partners, fugitives, friends, dark humor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, tokyo, spain
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The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Minnie Goetze is a 15-year-old aspiring comic-book artist, coming of age in the haze of the 1970s in San Francisco. Insatiably curious about the world around her, Minnie is a pretty typical teenage girl. Oh, except that she’s sleeping with her ...
Style: serious, touching, erotic, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, new jersey
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The Dark Side of the Heart (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Argentina, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Oliveiro is a young poet living in Buenos Aires where sometimes he has to sell his ideas to an advertising agency to make a living or exchange his poems for a steak. In Montevideo, he meets a prostitute, Ana, with whom he falls in love. Back in ...
Style: sexual, realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous
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Time: 90s
Place: argentina
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Stepfather (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Rémi is a man trapped in a deteriorating marriage. When his wife is unexpectedly killed in a car accident, Rémi is left with his stepdaughter, Marion, who chooses to stay with him rather than live with her birth father. After the initial shock ...
Style: psychological, sexy, talky, serious, erotic ...
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Time: 80s
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Sexual Chronicles of a French Family (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three generations of a French family open up about their sexual experiences and desires after young Romain is caught masturbating in his biology class.
Style: sexual, talky, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, loss of virginity, family life, first sex, family relations, youth, teenage life, parents and children, masturbation, coming of age, sexual frustration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 85 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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, love triangle, love and romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, sexual relations, romance, female protagonist, male female relationship, love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: paris france, tokyo
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My American Uncle (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Prof. Henri Laborit uses the stories of the lives of three people to discuss behaviorist theories of survival, combat, rewards and punishment, and anxiety. René is a technical manager at a textile factory and must face the anxiety caused by ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: island, psychology, punishment, reward, mouse, bittersweet, politics, love and romance, couple relations, introspection, friendship, actor's life ...
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Place: france, europe, paris france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chloe in the Afternoon (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The last of Rohmer's Six Moral Tales. Frederic leads a bourgeois life; he is a partner in a small Paris office and is happily married to Helene, a teacher expecting her second child. In the afternoons, Frederic daydreams about other women, but ...
Style: clever, psychological, stylized, talky, contemplative ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, love and romance, infidelity, love affair, temptation, human nature, couple relations, lovers reunited, moral dilemma, couples, daydreamer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laura San Giacomo stars in this sexy comedy about adultery. When Nina's (San Giacomo) husband goes out of town for several weeks on a business trip, Nina hooks up with a photographer. Told from a reporter's point of view, his interviews ...
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, sexual content, love affair, love triangle, lovers reunited, unfulfillment, dishonesty, best friends, love and romance, journalism, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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My Night at Maud's (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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Plot: introspection, catholic, obsession, love triangle, destructive relationship, fall in love, unfulfilled love, love affair, lovers reunited, looking for love, couple relations, infidelity ...
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The Collector (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: sexy, sexual, talky, erotic, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: collector, youth, love triangle, love and romance, promiscuity, couples, moral dilemma, new wave, love affair, lovers reunited, sexual relations, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: cote d'azur, saint tropez, riviera, french riviera, france ...
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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Menage begins as a comedy of sorts, but be warned: it develops into a very dark, very confusing probe into the seamier aspects of Parisian life. Gerard Depardieu plays a crude but charismatic thief, whose own gayness does not prevent his ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, clever, cynical ...
Plot: transvestism, menage a trois, love and romance, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, satire, couples, prostitute, opposites attract, gender, fall in love, infidelity ...
Time: 80s
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The Favor (1994)
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: humorous, sexy, light, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
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Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: talky, clever, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
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Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
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Duration: 114 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
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Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pauline at the Beach (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: witty, contemplative, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
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Happiness (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
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The Bridge (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy, semi autobiographical
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An Unmarried Woman (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
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Style: touching, sentimental, psychological, humorous, emotional ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Malicious (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A beautiful housekeeper becomes a romantic attraction to a widower and his three sons.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: voyeur, taboo, older woman younger man relationship, older woman teenage boy relationship, cuckold, love and romance, parents and children, blackmail, implied incest, housekeeper, unfulfilled love, fall in love ...
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Place: italy
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Feelings (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two seemingly happily married French couples are forced to contend with a number of issues.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy
Plot: love affair, infidelity, love triangle, fall in love, starting over, life turned upside down, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, family life, romance, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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