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August 32nd on Earth (1998)
 6.5
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August 32nd on Earth (1998)
Original name: Un 32 août sur terre
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Young Simone gets hit by a near fatal car crash, and as she questions her mortality, she also decides to have a baby. Her candidate for a father is her best friend Phillipe who happens to be seeing someone. He agrees, as long as they conceive in Salt Lake City, in the desert. The trip teaches many lessons about love, solitude, and self-discovery.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: on the road, pregnancy, desert, romance, friends, midlife crisis, best friends, couples, self discovery, babies and infants, sexual content, starting over, solitude, obsessive quest, hopes, friendship, travel, hotel, taxi, car accident, stranded
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, friendship, friends, hopes and couple relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like August 32nd on Earth: Parsley Days (2000), Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014), Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom (2008), All the Days Before Tomorrow (2007), Across the Moon (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Parsley Days (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young woman mulls how to terminate her unwanted pregnancy and whether to leave her boyfriend.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, sexual, sexy ...
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Time: 90s
Place: nova scotia
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Nine Chronicles for a Screaming Heart (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a mosaic of human relationships and day-to-day situations, men and women of different ages feel a pressing need to reinvent themselves. As they cross each other's paths, they all are at a turning point in their lives.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: introspection, couple relations, starting over, hopes, couples, solitude, changing lives, romantic relationship, relationships, self discovery, love and romance, male female relationship ...
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Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Channing has it all: a beautiful home, a rock star lifestyle, and a loving husband intent on ruining it all by knocking her up.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: pregnancy, youth, babies and infants, romance, love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, marriage, on the road, travel, karaoke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As Noah and Wade prepare to marry in Martha's Vineyard, the personal problems of their friends - and the unexpected arrival of rapper Baby Gat - threatens to permanently end their relationship.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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All the Days Before Tomorrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wes is awakened in the middle of the night by an unexpected phone call. It’s Alison, the girl who could have been, who is flying home to Tokyo in the morning and wants to come by for a night of reminiscing before she goes.
Style: sincere, talky, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, self discovery, friendship, unfulfillment, platonic, destiny, introspection, hopes, male female relationship, youth, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, montreal, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Across the Moon (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two young women bond while living together out in the California desert to be close to their boyfriends who are serving time at the nearby state prison.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: prison, desert, prisoner, small town, friendship, on the road, working class, small town life, romance, love and romance, hopes, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Over the Hill (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alma can't stand to have one more birthday without seeing her estranged daughter, Elizabeth, who lives in Sydney, Australia.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, bittersweet, midlife crisis, culture clash, road not taken, parents and children, pregnancy, social differences, family life, mental illness, self discovery, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia, melbourne australia
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A romantic-drama, OLD FASHIONED centers on Clay Walsh, a former frat boy who gives up his carousing and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Duration: 120 min.
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Style: sentimental, psychological, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: doctors and patients, self discovery, couples, human nature, friendship, support group, mental illness, introspection, uncontrollable, obsessive compulsive disorder, disability, tourette's syndrome ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 103 min.
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 6.5
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Country: UK, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
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Place: ireland, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Duration: 106 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.6
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Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 420
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: sitcom, talky, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
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The Dogwalker (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 235
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Story: When Sam and his friend fall for the same woman, their friendship is put at risk.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: womanizer, friendship, friends, couples, sport team, thirtysomething life, power relations, contests and competitions, partners, mind game, love and romance, battle of the sexes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
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Style: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological, emotional ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
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Duration: 97 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, psychological, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, friends, couples, family relations, love affair, love triangle, introspection, moral dilemma, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
An American Reunion (2003)
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Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: captivating, humorous, touching, serious, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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