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Tuvalu (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set in a dilapidated indoor swimming pool (the Central Baths in Sofia), the film details the efforts of Anton, a clueless dreamer who yearns to sail the world, and Martha, the button obsessed cashier, to maintain the illusion for Anton's blind father that business is thriving. Working to sabotage their efforts is Gregor - Anton's brother - an amoral developer who is determined to raze the entire town and construct a sprawling condominium complex. Gregor engineers an accident that seems certain to doom the business and in the process steals away Eva, the beautiful woman of Anton's dreams. Will Gregor's dastardly plan succeed?
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, dark humor, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, psychological, absurd, enigmatic ...
Plot: love affair, parents and children, romance, swimming pool, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, looking for love, siblings relations, unfulfilled love, couples, wrecking ball, sex doll, treasure map, inspector, bathhouse, fetish, demolition, expressionism, blind man, skinny dipping, sewer, water, absurd humor, binoculars ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and offbeat films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, fall in love, parents and children and love affair mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Tuvalu: Careful (1992), What's Up, Scarlet? (2005), Namastey London (2007), The Medicine Show (2001), Comet (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Careful (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the remote Alpine village of Tolzbad at the turn of the century, people talk quietly and restrain their movements lest avalanches come and kill them. This atmosphere lends itself to repressed emotions - shown through the parallel stories of ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: expressionism, village, ghost, parents and children, master and servant, village life, family life, society, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, surrealism ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: swiss alps, mine, tokyo, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
What's Up, Scarlet? (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Scarlet Zabrinski, a successful, hard edged, L.A. matchmaker lives in the shadow of her overbearing mother, Ruth Zabrinski who relentlessly tries to find the perfect man for her daughter. Ben Zabrinski, Scarlet's pot smoking brother, an ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: looking for love, life turned upside down, romance, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, family relations, gays and lesbians, parents and children, siblings relations, gender, homelessness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, stylized, humorous
Plot: culture clash, looking for love, romance, fall in love, bollywood, love and romance, couples, couple relations, love triangle, parents and children, society, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Medicine Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cynical young man, diagnosed with cancer, meets a brash young leukemia patient in the hospital who more than matches his distaste for IV drips and weepy sentimentality.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, opposites attract, human spirit, introspection, couple relations, romance, doctors and patients, love affair, parents and children, child illness, dysfunctional family, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Comet (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a chance encounter brings together the cynical Dell and the quick-witted Kimberly, the stage is set for a tempestuous love affair that unfolds like a puzzle. As the film zigzags back and forth in time-from a meteor shower in LA, to an encounter ...
Style: surreal, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, meteor shower, romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, love and romance, couples, parallel world, imaginary, cemetery, relationships, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Conspirators of Pleasure (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Six outwardly average individuals have elaborate fetishes they indulge with surreptitious care. A mousy letter carrier makes dough balls she grotesquely ingests before bed. A shop clerk fixates on a TV news reader while he builds a machine to ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: sexual relations, obsession, imaginary kingdom, couples, politics, perversion, surrealism, male nudity, masturbation, erotica, female nudity, fetish ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: friendship, fall in love, romance, gays and lesbians, surrealism, bohemian, poetry, eroticism, prostitute, human nature, obsession, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Of Horses and Men (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Iceland, Germany, Norway
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A country romance about the human streak in the horse and the horse in the human. Love and death become interlaced and with terrible consequences. The fortunes of the people in the country through the horses' perception.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: horse, human nature, village life, village, countryside, animal life, social relations, love affair, love and romance, animal training, romance, snowstorm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Leather Jacket Love Story (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kyle is 18, an aspiring poet hoping to find inspiration by moving to the arty Silver Lake neighborhood of LA, and maybe love too. On day one, he finds a funky coffee shop, where he hopes to do some writing, but instead meets an older hunk.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, offbeat
Plot: gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, looking for love, romance, gender, love and romance, couples, fall in love, destructive relationship, love affair, twentysomething life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Jump Tomorrow (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When shy, straitlaced George (Tunde Adebimpe) meets vivacious, adorable Alicia (Natalia Verbeke), he's instantly smitten -- which puts his imminent arranged marriage in jeopardy. He vows to do the right thing, but then he falls in with Gerard ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, on the road, comedy of errors, destiny, opposites attract, introspection, couple relations, impossible love, looking for love, love and romance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Younger and Younger (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The eccentric owner of a Los Angeles self-storage company finds his world come crashing down when his long-suffering wife dies, only to return as a beautiful ghost.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, surreal, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nightclub, ghost, college, infidelity, love affair, romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, celebrity culture, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Baikonur (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Russia, Kazakhstan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: “Whatever falls from heaven, you may keep.” So goes the unwritten law of the Kazakh steppes. A law avidly adhered to by the inhabitants of a small village, who collect the space debris that falls downrange from the nearby Baikonur space station. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, touching
Plot: village life, village, romance, love and romance, spacecraft, space station, space shuttle, astronaut, social relations, space and aliens, sex scene, cave ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Malicious (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A beautiful housekeeper becomes a romantic attraction to a widower and his three sons.
Style: sexual, semi serious, realistic, humorous, erotic
Plot: family life, love and romance, couples, parents and children, housekeeper, voyeur, sex, romance, underwear, father son relationship, taboo, virgin ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
27 Missing Kisses (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Georgia, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young woman's passion has a remarkable effect on a Russian village in this comedy-drama with fantasy elements. Sybill (Nino Kuchanidze) is a teenager who is sent to a small town in the country to spend the summer with her aunt. Despite her ...
Style: semi serious, clever, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: small town, young lovers, countryside, teenage love, romance, coming of age, fall in love, love and romance, youth, unlikely couple, love triangle, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Expired (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film revolves around Claire, a kind soul who resents having to enforce the law at all times, and Jay, an angry Traffic Officer who loves his job, being the perfect outlet for his anger and frustrations. Coming both from a place of despair and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, young lovers, romance, opposites attract, human nature, couple relations, singleness, unfulfilled love, thirtysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Love with the Proper Stranger (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a one-night stand results in pregnancy, a musician and a young girl try to resolve the issue together.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: abortion, pregnancy, love triangle, young lovers, love affair, romance, unwanted pregnancy, jazz musician, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Dopamine (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Rand is a computer animator, who has created an artificial intelligence creature designed to interact with children and teach them responsibility. When his prototype is forced into practice at a school, Rand encounters Sarah, a teacher he was ...
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, a.i., pets, looking for love, love, artificial intelligence, adoption, nudity (topless - notable), relationships ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katrine is to be married. Her fiancé is gorgeous, their appartment is luxurious and her future in-laws are wealthy. Katrine only has one problem: she sometimes finds it difficult to tell the truth, and this sends her on a round-about jaunt with an ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, romance, dogma, unlikely couple, introspection, couple relations, siblings relations, life turned upside down, fall in love, hopes, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
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Gigantic (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Young mattress salesman Brian decides to adopt a baby from China but is distracted when he forms a relationship with quirky, wealthy Harriet whom he meets at his mattress store. As their relationship flourishes, unbeknownst to them, a hitman is ...
Style: surreal, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: adoption, stalker, stalking, romance, salesman, couple relations, rock, homeless, urban, love affair, chinese woman, department store ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida, china, new york, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Young Kieslowski (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Grand romantic gestures need not apply in this comedic tale of star-crossed young love. Instead, freshman Brian Kieslowski displays endless reserves of bumbling awkwardness as he goes home with a girl for the first time... and then learns that he ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, romance, fall in love, college freshman, college, love and romance, youth, young lovers, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, life turned upside down, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young-goon, mentally deranged and frequently electro-charging herself with a transistor radio, has been admitted into a mental institution. Firmly believing herself to be a cyborg, she refuses to consume like a human being. Il-soon is another ...
Style: surreal, semi serious, touching, humorous, emotional ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, escape from reality, surrealism, misfit, antisocial behavior, patient, love, relationships, love story, thief, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A wedding planner looks to persuade her mother not to marry a man she's only known for a brief period of time, until an unexpected development forces her to re-examine her feelings.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, parents and children, family relations, love and romance, couples, event planner, in law, ritual, party, christmas, gift ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 446
Caresses (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The eroticism exudes in the eleven interconnected stories that recount difficult relationships and violent sexuality
Style: semi serious, clever, dark humor, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: infidelity, gays and lesbians, couple relations, urban, looking for love, romance, love affair, sexual relations, coming out, twentysomething life, gender, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 494
The New Eve (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Camille is an emancipated 30-something woman who has no desire to settle down and have a family, preferring to coast along on a succession of ephemeral relationships and one-night stands. However, her lifestyle fails to satisfy her fully, and in a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: obsession, pregnancy, looking for love, singleness, romance, wooing, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, politics, gays and lesbians, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Tortilla Soup (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Mexican-American master chef and father to three daughters has lost his taste for food but not for life.
Style: touching, sincere, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: parents and children, romance, siblings relations, relationship vs career, family life, love and romance, couples, family relations, looking for love, eccentric family, cooking, food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I Have Found It (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Two young women with differing views on love find themselves with three suitors. Sowmya (Tabu) attracts the attention of aspiring film director Manohar (Ajith), while wounded Captain Bala (Mammootty) falls for her younger, hopelessly romantic ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, love and romance, couples, bollywood, soldier, siblings relations, filmmaking, family relations, singer, love, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 594
Hotel de Love (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 10 years ago at a party, Steven thinks he sees the girl of his dreams, Melissa. Just as he's about to make his move, his twin brother Rick gets to her first and they fall in love. Steven watches his brother's relationship bloom, longing ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: love triangle, hotel, farce, romance, high school, comedy of errors, opposites attract, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Nobody Loves Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, looking for love, love and romance, single, prophecy, falling in love, voodoo, rich man, couples, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, europe, japan, tokyo, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 674
No Vacancy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Lillian is a 21-year-old drifter engaged to a philandering loser and locked in her room with a strange man. She lives next to a failed violinist who won't stop playing his instrument. He lives next to a New Age fanatic who's into colonic ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, sexual ...
Plot: motel, destructive relationship, addiction, sex, romance, love and romance, couples, prostitute, going straight, parents and children, showbiz, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
I Will Love Him Till the End of Time (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 197 min.
Story: Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon is the story of Sanjana (Kareena Kapoor), a girl of today's generation full of life and vibrant ecstasy. She lives life on her own terms and gets very upset when her mother Susheela (Himani Shivpuri), arranges for her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, flamboyance
Plot: destiny, romance, mistaken identity, fall in love, love and romance, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, siblings relations, true love, unfulfilled love, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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