Movies like Strange Bedfellows

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Strange Bedfellows (2004)
 6.3
 2K
Strange Bedfellows (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two 'very straight' old timers have to learn how to pass as a loving gay couple after falsely claiming same-sex status to take advantage of newly legislated tax laws.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, cult film
Plot: small town, friendship, taxes, gay, comedy of errors, cons and scams, pretending to be gay, crimes, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, widower, nightclub, mechanic, daughter, hairdresser, female impersonator, odd couple, friends, gender, gays and lesbians, father, friendship between men, affair, male friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia

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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 friends, couples, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty and disorder mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Strange Bedfellows: The Closet (2001), Under the Gaydar (2009), Kwik Stop (2001), I Love You Too (2010), The Nugget (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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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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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92%
 6.8
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Kwik Stop (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two strangers discover you really can find anything at a convenience store -- even love. An aspiring actor stuck in a small town who has big plans of moving to Hollywood so he can strike it rich. One night, while on his way into a corner store, he ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, road movie
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, unlikely criminals, odd couple, couples, romance, love and romance, on the road, crimes, aspiring actor, small town, shoplifting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
I Love You Too (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Written by comedian Peter Helliar, I LOVE YOU TOO stars Brendan Cowell as Jim, a 30-something emotionally stunted man whose inability to declare his love to his girlfriend, Alice, threatens to cost him the best thing he ever had but leads him to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, couple relations, breakup, buddies, wooing, society, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, friends, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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The Nugget (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 'The Nugget' looks at how instant wealth suddenly changes the lives of three working class men - not necessarily for the better, but always with hilarious consequences.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Plot: gold, ambition, disorder, couple relations, social misfits, partners, crime gone awry, buddies, nothing goes right, cons and scams, treasure hunt, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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82%
 5.3
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The Players (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Eight short films explore the subject of male infidelity. Serial cheaters, Fred and Greg, spend a night on the town doing what they do best, and with absolutely no regrets. The duo play various characters in assorted extracurricular situations, ...
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, sexual relations, dishonesty, buddies, couples, human nature, couple relations, sex scene, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, lie, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, las vegas
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71%
 4.9
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29th and Gay (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Following a year in the life of James Sanchez, it's a story about a guy rapidly approaching thirty, who doesn't have a six-pack, full head of hair or a boyfriend. While his best friend Roxy, an actress-turned-activist, struggles with ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, feel good ...
Plot: gay, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, twentysomething life, friendship, singleness, couples, friends, gender, actor's life, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
French Fried Vacation 3 (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After the Club Med and skiing, what happened to the Bronzés 27 years later? Early response: the same, and worse.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sexual
Plot: reunion, friends, couple relations, friendship, catastrophe, love and romance, gays and lesbians, resort, infidelity, couples, hotel, seaside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, mediterranean sea, sardinia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Comic Book Villains (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When word hits the street that a nearby elderly gentleman has a cache of old, rare, and very valuable mint condition comic books, rival comic book shop owners Raymond McGillicuddy (Donal Logue) and Norman Link (Michael Rapaport) both set out to be ...
Style: humorous, cynical, entertaining, stylized, clever ...
Plot: rivalry, small town, comic book shop, dark humor, crimes, dishonesty, friendship, rivals, rival, comics, feud, old woman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona spain, barcelona
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63%
 5.6
 742
100 Mile Rule (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, cynical, humorous, clever
Plot: femme fatale, introspection, moral dilemma, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, crimes, crime gone awry, manipulations, infidelity, cons and scams, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.4
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The Foursome (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four old friends reconnect at their 20-year college reunion.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: reunion, golf, friendship, lifestyle, buddies, best friends, couple relations, betrayal, old friends, twentysomething life, alcohol abuse, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.1
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The Hold-Up (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lola's a single mom, broke, working as a janitor and maid. Silvia is pregnant, and her lover (her boss) won't leave his wife. Maite, newly a widow, discovers she's penniless but wants to maintain appearances and give her daughter a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, sexy
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, society, hostage, working class, cons and scams, hostages, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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A Midsummer Comedy (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A beautiful waterfront house, a Swedish flag fluttering in the wind. A sailboat tied to the wooden deck below. This is the setting of the friends' annual Midsummer celebrations. The friends are gathered at Emil's family house and the ...
Style: contemplative, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, friends, couples, introspection, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), reunion, sexual relations, sexual content, midsummer, sex in car, summer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
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53%
Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Comedy - Carmen Electra, Lainie Kazan, Saul Rubinek
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, not serious, realistic
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, gay parent, jewish family, parents and children, eccentric family, family in crisis, couples, family problems, family relations, coming out, couple relations ...
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Break Up Man (2013)
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Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: BREAK UP MAN is an odd couple road movie and tells the story of Henri, who works for a break up agency in Berlin and on behalf of those who want to separate themselves from their future “ex”-partners. To complete his most important mission he is ...
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I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Firefighters Chuck Ford and Larry Valentine are guy's guys, loyal to the core – which is why, when widower Larry asks Chuck to pose as his gay lover so that he can get domestic partner benefits for his kids, his buddy agrees. However, things ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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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
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Place: los angeles, new jersey
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44%
 7.2
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The Gathering (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A successful architect, Sakti (Tora Sudiro), is uncertain about his sexuality, but when he meets magnetic and gay Nino (Surya Saputra), he realizes he prefers men. When Meimei (Cut Mini Theo), one of Sakti's closest female friends, reveals ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, witty ...
Audience: date night
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44%
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A Woman as a Friend (2014)
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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, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, looking for love, couples, love and romance, singleness, couple relations, best friends, romance, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
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43%
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Sidetracked (2014)
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Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A rural couple in crisis, who have a brother and sister with urban problems, and all of them trying to find a solution.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
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The Closer You Get (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Irish bachelors take out an ad in the Miami Herald, looking for love.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sex comedy
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Splinterheads (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: SPLINTERHEADS introduces Thomas Middleditch as Justin Frost, a twenty-something slacker whose “thing” is that he has no “thing” at all. When a small-time carnival rolls into town, he meets Galaxy (Rachael Taylor), a gorgeous con artist, or ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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40%
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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 ...
Plot: on the road, family relations, couples, friendship, love affair, eccentric family, crimes, road trip, interracial relations, domestic violence, manslaughter, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Postmark Paradise (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Dirty Shame is the only bar in the small town of Paradise, Michigan. A burnt out, chain-smoking fortyish bar maid is the only waitress at The Dirty Shame. A group of local red necks conspiring to bring a mail order bride to their Midwest town ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, starting over, society, couples, culture clash, couple relations, love and romance, romance, immigrants, husband wife relationship, mail order bride ...
Time: 90s
Place: ukraine, michigan, usa, kiev ukraine
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40%
 6.5
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C(r)ook (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A killer for the Russian Mafia in Vienna wants to retire and write a book about his passion - cooking. The mafia godfather suspects treason.
Style: clever, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: dishonesty, ambition, hitman, cooking and food, one last job, follow your dream, hopes, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, career change, couple relations ...
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Almost Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couple relations, couples, friends, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, infidelity, sexually transmitted disease, wedding, sexual content, drugs/alcohol, girl in panties ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Luxembourg, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Vincent and Mathias are two friends, in their thirties, who live off Vincent’s father. One day, during a meal where the wine and talk both flow a little too freely, Vincent’s father offers the two friends a bet. If they can survive seven days ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Mystics (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy about two old-time conmen who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Deported (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Italian-American actor is deported to Mexico by some crooked INS Agents, and a pack of orphans helps him find his way back to America
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: orphan, friendship, gang, mistaken identity, small town, immigrants, confined, deportation, actor, comeback, boy, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Santa Maradona (2001)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 96 min.
Story: An unemployed young man finds his life turned upside down when he falls in love with a beautiful actress.
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