Movies like Crazy About Paris

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Crazy About Paris (2002)
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Crazy About Paris (2002)
Original name: Verrückt nach Paris
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: escape, handicapped, mental illness, disabled person, disability, obstacle, handicap
Place: africa, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and touching films with plots about friendship, disability, handicapped, hospital, wheelchair, society and couples mostly in Comedy, Drama and Sport genres. Some movies like Crazy About Paris: Nationale 7 (2000), Struck by Lightning (1990), Faces of Women (1985), The Violin Player (1994), Hammersmith Is Out (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nationale 7 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a nursing home for disabled near Toulon, René is unanimously hated by all. With fifty years and suffering from myopathy, has an irascible, rebellious character. But not resist provocations candor and uprightness of Julie, a special educator ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, handicapped, self discovery, paraplegic, sexual relations, misfit, couples, biker, obstacle, male female relationship, unfulfillment, disability ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france
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Struck by Lightning (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia, Poland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This little comedy is set in a small factory come halfway home, employing only handicapped people. Ollie Rennie is the boss and sometime minder of all his workers. He employees Pat Cannizzaro to help get all his workers into some sort of sport, and ...
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Faces of Women (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Côte d'Ivoire, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At a festival, a chorus of women sing and dance as two stories unfold. In a village, a young women with a jealous husband gives him something to be jealous about when his younger brother visits from the city.
Plot: village, festival, feminism, sex, loan, dancing
Place: africa
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The Violin Player (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This European drama, set in Paris, follows a brilliant musician as he suddenly forsakes his career, to live and love amongst the common populace. Armand is the violinist who yearns to experience that life and to share his music with everyone, not ...
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Hammersmith Is Out (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Faust legend retold (loosely) and applied to a mentally disturbed patient in a hospital run by a doctor of dubious sanity himself. The patient (Burton) offers the innocent orderly (Bridges) vast riches if he'll help him escape.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
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Time: 70s, 20th century
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58%
The French Woman (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story. Madame Claude, a well connected Parisienne with dark past, runs a network of high-class call girls. She sends her girls to any place in the world to satisfy sexual desires of wealthy and powerful men. Claude's ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Senegal
Duration: 123 min.
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: entertaining, semi serious, captivating, sincere
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Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rene (Jean-Pierre Marielle) is a small-time crook who tries to shake down storekeeper Emile (Jean Carmet) in this uneven and humorless comedy. Things change when Rene starts to fall for the terminally boring and provincial Emile.
Plot: friendship, salesman, hospitality, harbor, cafe, female nudity, taxi
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The Lady Banker (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 131 min.
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Duration: 89 min.
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Duration: 97 min.
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