Movies like Sweet Nightmare

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Sweet Nightmare (1998)
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Sweet Nightmare (1998)
Original name: Pesadelo Cor de Rosa
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A dream girl can cause a lot of insomnia. That's what happens to Daniel Bricks, a young british engineer, working temporarily at the construction works of the 25th of April bridge, in Lisbon, Portugal. At the request of a friend, Daniel heads down south to make an inspection on a water dam. That's where he finds Carolina, the woman of his dreams. What he doesn't know is that she just got out of jail a few hours back, and that she will turn his life into a real nightmare. A romance comedy, where the nightmares are sweeter than dreams.
Plot: prison, beach, engineer, chainsaw, dam, bridge, ex convict

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and sexy films with plots about beach, female nudity, love and romance, couples, romance, love and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Sweet Nightmare: All the Fault of Paradise (1985), Luv (1967), Miracle Beach (1992), Sunset Cove (1978), Love Is a Four Letter Word (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
All the Fault of Paradise (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A former convict discovers that his son has been adopted by a couple living on the mountains and tries to establish a contact with him
Plot: tent, prison, female nudity, camping, harmonica
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95%
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Luv (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Harry is a barely functional human. He meets an old friend who is having marital problems as Harry is about to leap off of a bridge. His friend decides that Harry is the man to take his wife away from him so that Milt can be with his girlfriend. ...
Plot: waterfall, bridge, farce, skyscraper, head scarf, chaos, water, city, necktie, marriage, contemplating suicide, coat ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Miracle Beach (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy set in the Southern California beach scene. Down on his luck, Scotty McKay becomes the master of a very lonely genie, who brings him wealth, power and true love. Miracles can happen!
Style: humorous, sexy, not serious, teen sex comedy, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: genie, beach, bikini, strong sexual content, desire, hopes, supernatural ability, supernatural, romance, imaginary, love and romance, shallowness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.6
 149
Sunset Cove (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At the end of the school year, a group of students head out to Sunset Cove and do everything they can to save their favourite beach.
Style: sexy
Plot: beach, kiss, police car, cigar smoking, frisbee, courtroom, swimming pool, friendship, jaguar car, alcohol, dancing, van ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Love Is a Four Letter Word (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Margaret and Martin Harper, both sixty years old, are filing for divorce, but plan to keep everything as civilized as possible. Complications arise when their respective attorneys, the equally cynical Emily Bennett and Kenton Rhodes, unexpectedly ...
Plot: divorce lawyer, divorce, lawyer, beach, dancing, dinner, ritual, kiss, dog, party
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.8
 308
Casanova (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: TV Movie version of the story of Giacomo Casanova, the famous eighteenth century womanizer.
Plot: casanova, playboy, passion, escape, womanizer, sex, prison, female nudity, prison escape
Time: 18th century
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65%
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Beloved Love (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trajković family are bridge builders. Being forced to move every once in a while, the bridges are everything but pleasant thing for 17 year old Budimir, who is unable to make any permanent love relationship. In their last attempt to settle down in ...
Plot: teenage love, sexual intercourse, skyscraper, bridge, coming of age, nerd, teen romance, parents, elevator, female nudity, love, parent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Girls Unbutton (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A film about the ups and downs of a beautiful young lass named Jenny and her never ending pursuit of a boyfriend.
Style: erotic, sex comedy
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, sex, divorce, love, sword fight, breasts, police, beach, female nudity, sexuality
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Under the Boardwalk (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It is the final weekend of summer and a group of Californian teenagers are looking forward to an upcoming surf contest. Rival gangs the 'Vals' and the 'Lowks' are confident that they will take home the trophy, but things become ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, beach, fall in love, gang, love and romance, ambition, youth, hopes, romance, contests and competitions, forbidden love, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Kadhalikka Neramillai (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Kadhalikka Neramillai (Tamil: காதலிக்க நேரமில்லை English: No time to love) is a 1964 Tamil comedy film starring T. S. Balaiya, R. Muthuraman, Ravichandran, Nagesh and others. The film was directed by Sridhar with ...
Style: cult film
Plot: beach, love, class differences, friend, protest, fired from the job, tent, disguise, aspiring actress, unemployment, estate, storytelling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 2K
Costa! (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story about a wild week at the Spanish coast. Romance at the beach, competition on the dance floor. Salty water, sweet kisses...
Style: realistic, humorous, exciting, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, beach, couples, love and romance, fall in love, romance, dancer's life, friendship, rivalry, vacation, contests and competitions, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Cola, Candy, Chocolate (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After a nasty argument with her boyfriend Carl, young Gaby spontaneously accepts her girlfriend invitation to join her on a vacation to Manila. Her plans to forget about Carl succeed very rapidly as she meets Dr. Andreas Witzig, a young scholar who ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: beach, island, barefoot male, car chase, gay stereotype, singer, hit over the head with a bottle, hammock, bar, brother sister relationship, female nudity, motorcycle ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.3
 38
Desperadas (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story is about four beautiful half-sisters - Isabella, Courtney, Stephanie and Patricia - who have problems in their personal life. Isabella has issues with commitment, Stephanie is having problems with her husband Richard, Courtney's ...
Plot: breast cancer, dog, half sister, prison, womanizer, dominant woman, quartet, lesbian relationship, mother daughter relationship, quotation, credit card fraud, wedding ...
Place: the philippines
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The Perfect Match (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Terrence J. stars as Charlie, a playboy who's convinced that relationships are dead. His two best friends, Donald Faison and Robert C. Riley, bet him that if he sticks to one woman for one month, he's bound to get attached. Charlie denies ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: playboy, fear of commitment, best friend, bet, match, beach, couples, love and romance, couple relations, infidelity, wedding cake, woman wearing black lingerie ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.3
 1K
Only You (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dumped by his fiancee, Clifford Godfrey goes on vacation anyway where he ends up torn between a sober party girl and his travel agent.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, light, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, beach, resort, love and romance, love affair, vacation, looking for love, island, christmas, airplane, romance, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Enchanted Interlude (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Summer 1969 on the Mediterranean coast. Paul and Vincent are childhood buddies. On a beach one day, they meet Alice and her friend Eve. After a series of memorable adventures, couples fall into place but not quite in the right order. Alice blossoms ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: feminism, beach, buddies, romance, love affair, revolution, couples, gender, sexuality, infidelity, female nudity, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france
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The Wedding Game (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Malaysia, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A black comedy centered on a recently engaged celebrity couple and the fans who have been following every stage of their romance.
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: celebrity, paparazzi, party, showbiz, jogging, manager, beach, marriage proposal, private vs public, couple relations, chinese woman, tv interview ...
Place: malaysia, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Carry on Loving (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Widower Ramlal lives a wealthy lifestyle near Poona, India along with two daughters and a son. His daughter, Malti, is a Science Graduate; Nirmala, a matriculate, and the son, Atma, who wants his dad to finance a Hindi film which he himself will ...
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Fatima (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 1917, a beautiful apparition of Our Lady forever alters the lives of three children: Lucinda, Jacita and Francisco who lived in Villa Fatima in Portugal.
Plot: catholic, prophecy, love, religion, message, prayer, penance, catholic church, text messaging, miraculous event, shepherd, virgin mary ...
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Malibu Bikini Shop (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After inheriting a failing bikini shop, two recent grads decide to make a go of it. One, in the hopes of building it into a successful business, the other, in the hopes of getting to look at lots of women in (and out) of swimsuits. As they try more ...
Style: touching, humorous, not serious, realistic, teen sex comedy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: beach, family relations, teenage life, family business, family life, youth, romance, couples, store, brother brother relationship, inheritance, sexy woman ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, malibu california, usa, los angeles, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
French Fried Vacation (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Holidaymakers arriving in a Club Med camp on the Ivory Coast are determined to forget their everyday problems and emotional disappointments. Games, competitions, outings, bathing and sunburn accompany a continual succession of casual affairs.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: free love, friendship, beach, summer vacation, sexual relations, singleness, resort, youth, womanizer, lifestyle, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Enchanted by the many female characters who surround him, Amin, a young screenwriter returning home for the holidays, pursues his philosophical quest while gathering inspiration for his screenplays. But when it comes to love, only destiny, only ...
Style: light, disturbing, captivating, humorous
Plot: love, coming of age, summer vacation, sex scene, restaurant, taking a photograph, beach, seduction, photographer, group of friends, small town, bisexual girl ...
Time: year 1994, 90s, 1990s
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Surprise Party (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: How do you go about detaining a total stranger for 12 hours? This is what Ha-young (Lee Yo-won) has to do for her best friend, Mi-ryung (Kim Min-hee). Mi-ryung has been planning for a surprise party for her overseas boyfriend Jun-woo (Shin Ha-gyun), ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: mistaken identity, hairdresser, female friendship, car keys, friendship, beach, ex boyfriend, following someone in a car, surprise party, love, father daughter relationship, airport ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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New York, 4 A.M. (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Coming soon
Plot: theft, prison, dream, ex convict, heist, lie, small town, provincial life, bartender, bar, prison guard
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43%
 6.9
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Zarf Tarek (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Tarek is a young man who is working at a telecommunications company,and he fell in love with a girl when he heard her voice in a radio talk show (ANA WEL NOGOM W HAWAK). A customer of the company he works at asks him to spy on a girl which stole a ...
Plot: arab, computer, engineer, apartment, engagement, gun, eavesdropping, cousin cousin relationship, painting, confession, broken heart, cassette tape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Nice Guy Johnny (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Johnny Rizzo, is about to trade his dream job in talk radio for some snooze-ville gig that'll pay enough to please his fiance. Enter Uncle Terry, a rascally womanizer set on turning a weekend in the Hamptons into an eye-opening fling for his ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: job interview, self discovery, lifestyle, love and romance, male female relationship, new job, beach, tennis player, society, mentor, friendship, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
People in Swimsuits Aren't (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A week on St-Martin with vacationing Parisians. Camille surprises her lover Philippe, who's with his wife and children. Lonely Laurette, a secretary, hopes to meet a man. Aziz brings his enthusiastic brother Rafik because his boss had two ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, love affair, opposites attract, looking for love, comedy of errors, breakup, infidelity, couples, love and romance, romance, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Up in the Cellar (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A student poet seduces his college president's wife, daughter, and girlfriend over lost financial aid.
Style: sexual, humorous, sexy, semi serious, realistic
Plot: revenge, seduction, wooing, college, teachers and students, vengeance, couples, power relations, sexual harassment, beach, state affairs, betrayal ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
My Daughter, the Socialist (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Liza falls in love with one of her father's employees. Her socialistic ideas about employment drive her to collide with her father and the sociopolitical status of the time.
Plot: factory, socialist, factory worker, romance, boss, rally, sea, political commentary, field trip, greek, spin the bottle, daughter ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, athens greece, athens, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Fair and Square (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Rica (Judy Ann Santos) has been very protective of her sister Cecil (Sarah Geronimo) even giving up her one true love Bong JC de Vera for her sisters future and after a freak accident 8 years ago at their little Party store for Fireworks, but as ...
Plot: salesman, cooking, duck, pawnshop, train, graduation, telephone, funeral, ring, footbridge, billboard, suitor ...
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