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Stiff Upper Lips (1998)
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Stiff Upper Lips (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stiff Upper Lips is a broad parody of British period films, especially the lavish Merchant-Ivory productions of the 'eighties and early 'nineties. Although it specifically targets A Room with a View, Chariots of Fire, Maurice, A Passage to India, and many other films, in a more general way Stiff Upper Lips satirises popular perceptions of certain Edwardian traits: propriety, sexual repression, xenophobia, and class snobbery.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, feel good, semi serious, funny, sexy, cult film, thought provoking, visually appealing ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: parody, young woman, culture clash, college, youth, friendship, romance, family relations, couple relations, love triangle, rich and poor, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, satire, social differences, society, couples, young lovers, working class, college life, unfulfilled love, wooing, eccentric family, master and servant ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1900s, edwardian era
Place: italy, england, india, europe, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about couples, love and romance, couple relations, romance, fall in love, friendship and looking for love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Stiff Upper Lips: Emma (1996), Relative Values (2000), My Last Five Girlfriends (2009), Fourplay (2001), Namastey London (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Emma (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse has a rigid sense of propriety as regards matrimonial alliances. Unfortunately she insists on matchmaking for her less forceful friend, Harriet, and so causes her to come to grief. Through the sharp words of Mr. Knightley, and the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, feel good, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, marriage proposal, couple relations, unlikely couple, family relations, power relations, social relations, social differences, rich and poor, looking for love, couples, friends ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain
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Relative Values (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A comedy of discriminating taste and dirty little secrets, the story is set in 1952 England, where Nigel, the Earl of Marshwood, woos Hollywood star Miranda Frayle, upsetting both his mother, Countess Felicity of Marshwood, and her former love, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: master and servant, family relations, social differences, couple relations, romance, fall in love, parents and children, intrigue, power relations, couples, servant, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
My Last Five Girlfriends (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: My Last Five Girlfriends traces the romantic journey of thirtysomething bachelor Duncan. As the film opens, the despondent Duncan is apparently preparing to take his own life, but not before taking the time to send a message to the last five women ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, couples, fall in love, romance, breakup, wooing, true love, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, love and romance, friends, fall in love, love affair, looking for love, couple relations, love triangle, couples, friendship, lifestyle ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Plot: culture clash, love and romance, family relations, couples, arranged marriage, love triangle, parents and children, looking for love, romance, couple relations, bollywood, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, asia, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Santa Maradona (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An unemployed young man finds his life turned upside down when he falls in love with a beautiful actress.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, love affair, looking for love, couple relations, human nature, lifestyle, buddies, youth, couples, twentysomething life, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Missionary (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1905, after 10 years of missionary work in Africa, the Rev. Charles Fortesque is recalled to England, where his bishop gives him his new assignment - to minister to London's prostitutes
Style: clever, humorous, sexy, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: bishop, prostitute, satire, nosy, couples, religions or cults, disorder, couple relations, fall in love, going straight, society, clergy ...
Time: 80s, turn of the century
Place: london, england, africa, europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Denise Calls Up (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends in New York, working away at their PCs and laptops, keep in touch exclusively by phone and fax. They are all too busy to meet face to face. Gale plays matchmaker, by phone, to Jerry and Barbara who, in turn, hit it off beautifully ...
Style: humorous, ironic, satirical, dark humor, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, telephone, looking for love, love and romance, pregnancy, self discovery, technology, masturbation, answering machine, phone sex, eccentricity, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Housefull (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Believing himself to be a jinx and bringing bad luck upon himself and others, a man attempts to find true love, but ends up in very complicated relationships.
Style: realistic, not serious, feel good, humorous, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, true love, looking for love, change of luck, couples, farce, couple relations, love and romance, romance, nothing goes right, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, london, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sweet Liberty (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michael has written a schollarly book on the revolutionary war. He has sold the film rights. The arrival of the film crew seriously disrupts him as actors want to change their characters, directors want to re-stage battles, and he becomes very ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: professor, actor, historian, couple relations, fish out of water, showbiz, love and romance, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, couples, young lovers, actor's life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Emma (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people’s affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own ...
Style: witty, romantic, sweet, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, opposites attract, matchmaking, estate, english countryside, friendship, couples, rich and poor, fall in love, looking for love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 1810s, 18th century
Place: england, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Caffeine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fanciful battle of the sexes ensues when the relationships of the staff and patrons of a quirky London café are unexpectedly turned upside down by sudden revelations of terribly embarrassing secrets having to do with their sexual misadventures.
Style: talky, semi serious, feel good, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: drug abuse, looking for love, friendship, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, twentysomething life, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, family relations, couples, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Woman as a Friend (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Francis and Claudia are good friends . He is a lawyer, she is veterinary doctor. Among them there are no secrets , until John arrives. Claudia decides to marry him. Francis realizes that friendship between man and women is more complicated.
Style: feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, friendship, love and romance, singleness, couples, couple relations, best friends, romance, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Complete Idiot (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on Tommy Jaud's bestselling novel, this comedy focuses on a dispassionate clerk and his set-backs in life. 29-year-old Simon works in a phone shop, but his thoughts just circle around finding a new girl-friend after being left by his last ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, looking for love, lifestyle, fall in love, wooing, love and romance, romance, best friend, silly humor, unlikely couple, singleness, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Women Who Flirt (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Zhang Hui is told by long-time best friend Xiao Gong that he has a new girlfriend, she is determined to learn new tricks to gain him back. Based on the novel written by Luo Fuman, "Everyone Loves Tender Women".
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, romance, rivalry, flirting, friendship, disorder, fall in love, seduction, love and romance, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jan decides to marry his girl-friend Sara, he is not aware of his opponent: her father, who is an Italian.
Style: humorous, realistic, sentimental, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, culture clash, disorder, couple relations, parents and children, meet the parents, misfit, couples, silly humor, society, village, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Private Function (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life isn't easy in 1947 Yorkshire, where strict post-war rationing is putting the squeeze on the townspeople. But when a working-class couple discover that the town's wealthy elite has been secretly fattening up an illegal pig for their ...
Style: humorous, clever, suspense, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, pig, village, countryside, small town, working class, crimes, unlikely criminals, ambition, blind ambition, crime gone awry, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1947, 1930s ...
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Clandestine Marriage (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A period film, set around an English country house whose owners want to arrange a marriage of convenience between their elder daughter and an aristocratic heir of a hard-up noble family.
Style: stylized, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: society, love affair, comedy of errors, pregnancy, parents and children, wedding, romance, love and romance, master and servant, couples, estate, power relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Ciao, Professore! (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A bureaucratic snafu sends Marco Tullio Sperelli, a portly, middle-aged northern Italian, to teach third grade in a poor town outside Naples
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, whimsical, melancholic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: school, rich and poor, friendship, culture clash, coming of age, high school, fish out of water, high school life, village, self discovery, idealism, teachers and students ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Young Visiters (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Young Visiters, written in twelve days by nine-year-old Daisy Ashford in 1890, is a surreal blend of naiveté, precocious perception and inadvertent social satire.
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, couple relations, romance, opposites attract, society, love and romance, looking for love, social differences, rich and poor, friendship, high society, train ...
Time: 1910s, 1890s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Maybe... Maybe Not (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Der Bewegte Mann is a German comedy about a heterosexual man, Axel, who is thrown out of his girlfriends home for cheating and ends up moving in with a gay man. Axel learns the advantages of living with gay men even though they are attracted to him ...
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, farce, wedding, pregnancy, friendship, love triangle, love affair, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, couples, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, tokyo, england, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Three Men and a Leg (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three friends leave Milan by car heading south. Two of them are married to two sisters, the third one is going to marry the third sister. The marriage is going to take place in the villa of their vulgar but very rich father in law. They are also ...
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous, road movie
Plot: siblings relations, couple relations, eccentric family, boss and employee, parents and children, overbearing, couples, power relations, disorder, family relations, profanity, wedding ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Stars and Bars (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henderson Dores (Daniel Day Lewis), a New York based art dealer from England, travels to Georgia to persuade patriarch, Harry Dean Stanton, to sell a Monet previously thought lost.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, thought provoking ...
Plot: adventure, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, on the road, track down, fish out of water, down on your luck, profanity, satire, family relations, disorder, love and romance ...
Time: 18th century, 80s
Place: england, new york, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Bringing Down the House (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Straight-laced lawyer, Peter Sanderson (Steve Martin) meets and falls in love with online chat friend "Lawyer-Girl", Charlene Morton (Queen Latifah), only to discover she's a convicted bank robber. Charlene escapes from jail and comes ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: lawyer, friendship, odd couple, farce, romance, couple relations, comedy of errors, looking for love, law firm, family relations, workaholic, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Not with My Wife, You Don't! (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: During the Korean War, Italian nurse Virna Lisi falls in love with two American fliers, Tony Curtis and George C. Scott. Lisi marries Curtis after he convinces her that Scott has been killed in a plane crash. She soon discovers Scott is alive, but ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pilot, couples, battles, manipulation, silly humor, wooing, fall in love, friendship, infidelity, love triangle, dull life, negligence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, korea, italy, london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: false identity, mistaken identity, romance, friendship, social differences, comedy of errors, couples, disorder, diary, love story, happy ending, twists & turns ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Pigs (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A college ladies man accepts a challenge from his dorm buddies - sleep with the entire alphabet, A through Z, before graduation. The rules are simple: the rarer the first letter of the girl's last name, the higher the payout. All goes well ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: looking for sex, fall in love, college life, college, looking for love, couples, partners, wooing, teenage life, love and romance, young lovers, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Breakin' All the Rules (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love triangle, comedy of errors, looking for love, friendship, breakup, love and romance, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations, male female relationship, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Very Thought of You (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Laurence recounts to his neighbour how his life long friendship with Frank and Daniel has been overturned in just three days by their each independently meeting, and falling for, Martha, who has no idea of their connection. Slowly the tale unfolds, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, best friends, couples, looking for love, infidelity, couple relations, comedy of errors, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe, minneapolis minnesota, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Welcome to the South (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alberto (Claudio Bisio), post office manager of a small town in Brianza, under pressure of his wife Sylvia (Angela Finocchiaro), is willing to do anything to get the transfer to Milan. Even pretending to be disabled to climb in the ranking. But the ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, sentimental, biting ...
Plot: fish out of water, friendship, workplace situations, couple relations, disorder, culture clash, society, workplace, supportive coworker, misfit, social relations, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%