Movies like Serial

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Serial (2014)
 7.0
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Serial (2014)
Original name: Qu'est-ce qu'on a fait au Bon Dieu
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A catholic French couple sees their life upside down when their four daughters get married to men of different religion and origins.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, biting, realistic, not serious, semi serious, clever, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: racism, family relations, parents and children, interracial relations, couple relations, family problems, society, family gatherings, life turned upside down, family in crisis, verbal byplay, sister sister relationship, wedding, husband wife relationship, stereotypes, family, family bonds, culture clash, life philosophy, prejudice, family drama, marriage, couples, unsuccessful, family tradition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, africa

Most similar movies to Serial

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and funny films with plots about family relations, disorder, couples, parents and children, society, culture clash and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Serial: Babysitting (2014), Supercondriaque (2014), Changing Sides (2008), With Open Arms (2017), Do Not Disturb (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Babysitting (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Looking for a baby-sitter for the night, Marc Schaudel entrusts his son Remy to the care of his employee Franck, a straight man. But the thing that Marc doesn't know, is that Franck is getting 30 years old this weekend and that his son Remy is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, date night, family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: found footage, nanny, party, farce, missing person, birthday party, friendship, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, partying, babysitting, video camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Supercondriaque (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Romain Faubert is a 39 year old, single, medical photographer... and a raging hypochondriac. His doctor and only friend Dr. Dimitri Zvenka thinks he knows the cure for Romain: dating! But with the arrival of freedom fighter Anton Miroslav, everyone ...
Style: humorous, sincere, funny, entertaining, light ...
Plot: misfit, social misfits, love and romance, buddies, looking for love, hypochondriac, doctor patient relationship, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, impersonating, couple relations, nursing back to health ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Changing Sides (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ariane and Hugo decide to exchange the lives they lead to escape from their routine, which after ten years of marriage, gives them the feeling of being hamsters in a wheel. She suddenly finds herself at the head of a construction equipment rental ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: switching roles, battle of the sexes, fish out of water, couple relations, family problems, family life, disorder, family relations, unsupportive spouse, nothing goes right, dull life, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
With Open Arms (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jean-Étienne Fougerole is an intellectual bohemian who released his new novel "In Open Arms" and calling the wealthiest people to welcome home the families in need. While he promotes his book during a televised debate, his opponent ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: challenge, eviction, wedding, modern art, teenage love, culture clash, friendship, fish out of water, family life, society, unlikely friendships, escapades ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Do Not Disturb (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Michel, who's crazy about jazz, has just found a rare album that he dreams of quietly listening to in his living room. But the world seems to have conspired against him: his wife chooses this moment to divulge an ill-timed revelation, his adult ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, parents and children, family relations, infidelity, disorder, couples, comedy of errors, marriage, doctor, french, activist, vinyl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Welcome to the Sticks (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Although living a comfortable life in Salon-de-Provence, a charming town in the South of France, Julie has been feeling depressed for a while. To please her, Philippe Abrams, a post office administrator, her husband, tries to obtain a transfer to a ...
Style: humorous, funny, witty, realistic, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: culture clash, village life, friendship, french, fish out of water, dialect, foe turned friend, social satire, happy ending, social relations, family, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, southern france, flanders, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Last Call for Nowhere (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: French border cop José Fernandez has just one last extradition to do before his long-awaited promotion to the crime bureau. But his detainee Akim, victim of a judiciary glitch, is outraged to find himself saddled with the identity of a potential ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, feel good
Plot: deportation, refugee, mistaken identity, refugee camp, disorder, fish out of water, adventure, reluctant partners, foe turned friend, social relations, stereotypes
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Nothing to Declare (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: During the elimination of the Belgian/French border in the 90s, a Belgian customs officer is forced to team up with one of his French counterparts.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: culture clash, reluctant partners, partners, society, politics, unsupportive coworkers, snobbism, frontier town, customs officer, comedy duo, colleague colleague relationship, unlikely relationship ...
Time: 1990s, 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1993 ...
Place: france, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
With a Little Help from Myself (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Besieged matriarch Sonia tries to make certain her daughter's nuptials come off flawlessly even as events spiral out of control is in this dark comedy helmed by François Dupeyron. With Sonia's wayward eldest son under arrest on drug ...
Style: gloomy, realistic, biting, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: pregnancy, family gatherings, babies and infants, immigrants, parents and children, interracial relations, youth, couples, death in the family, family problems, eccentric family, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Ultimate Accessory (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Aleksandra and Cyrille, a prominent, trendy, and very well-off Parisian couple, whose life is not quite the same after seven-year-old Alekseï from Russia suddenly pops up in their 100% cashmere, childless home. Aleksandra soon realises ...
Style: realistic, biting, semi serious, humorous
Plot: disorder, family problems, couples, adoption, couple relations, celebrity culture, life turned upside down, family in crisis, family relations, female nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
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Samba (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Samba migrated to France 10 years ago from Senegal, and has since been plugging away at various lowly jobs. Alice is a senior executive who has recently undergone a burnout. Both struggle to get out of their dead-end lives. Samba's willing to ...
Style: touching, sincere, uplifting, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: immigrants, friendship, social differences, society, betrayal, fake identity, illegal immigrant, culture clash, survival, love story, justice, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Times Have Been Better (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After moving in with his beau, 30ish banker Jérémy (Arnaud Binard) decides to let the cat out of the bag, telling his unsuspecting parents, Guy (Bernard Le Coq) and Rosine (Charlotte de Turckheim), that he's gay. Though they've always ...
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: coming out, family in crisis, gays and lesbians, society, gender, farce, family problems, parents and children, family relations, gay son, photographer, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 164
Wok the Kasbah (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A funny comedy about the war suddenly started between two restaurant owners families.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: rivalry, restaurant, culture clash, disorder, family business, urban, society, losing-it hero, interracial relations, family relations, goofy hero, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Together Is Too Much (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Imagine, if you will, a somewhat contented married woman finding out her husband's infidelity during the celebration of a birthday party. That is what happens to Marie-France, when her husband, Henri, pulls out panties from his pocket to be ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: family in crisis, parents separation, family relations, couple relations, parent getting married, parents and children, uninvited guest, couples, family problems, vinyl record, stress, run over by a car ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Moms' Night Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yearning for an evening without their kids, some friends plan a night out. But to do this, their husbands need to watch the kids. What can go wrong?
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: parenthood, best friends, couples, comedy of errors, parents and children, nothing goes right, couple relations, family relations, escapades, youth, disorder, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
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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: witty, humorous, clever, feel good, biting ...
Plot: homosexuality, coming out, accountant, condom, workplace, gender, society, friends, gays and lesbians, pretense, cons and scams, workplace intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Boss in the Living Room (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cristina lives a peaceful life until her older brother Ciro, who has to attend a trial, asks to spend house arrests at Cristina’s home.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: couple relations, couples, disorder, family life, dishonesty, culture clash, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, life turned upside down, fish out of water, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Neuilly Yo Mama! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Samy moves from the underdeveloped crime-ridden French suburb to the riches of Neuilly.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, biting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: social relations, youth, boarding school, single parent, teenage life, fall in love, suburbs, manners, disorder, boarding school life, family relations, suburban life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Miami Rhapsody (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gwyn Marcus has always wanted a marriage like her parents. She has just accepted the proposal of her boyfriend Matt, but she has misgivings about their future together. Her fear of commitment grows as she learns of the various affairs that her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, neurotic, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, parents and children, romance, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, couples, eccentric family, dysfunctional family, marital problem ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, miami, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Spot of Bother (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Retired Englishman George Hall's hypochondria worsens and takes its toll on his family.
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, witty, realistic ...
Plot: parents and children, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, golden years, nothing goes right, family relations, obsession, couple relations, estrangement, infidelity, elderly, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.4
 678
Housewarming (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chantal, an advocate involved in defending homeless illegal immigrant, decides to refurbish her flat. Following her convictions she calls Columbian workers led by an unforeseeable architect. In the mean time a former client decides he is in love ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: losing-it hero, boss and employee, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, dedicated lawyer, family in crisis, life turned upside down, immigrants, love and romance, fall in love, family problems, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.9
 38K
Guess Who (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The fiancé of an African-American woman who's met with skepticism and suspicion from her father when she takes him home for the all-important introduction. As the wedding approaches, Dad must come to terms with his future son-in-law.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: interracial relations, farce, culture clash, love and romance, family relations, meet the parents, parents and children, anniversary, marital argument, father daughter relationship, racism, loan ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Tuche Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyone in the village of Bouzolles knows the Tuche family, who live by the philosophy "Man is not made to work." Despite their lack of money, they strive to be happy... that is, until their hand-to-mouth existence is turned on its head. ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: lottery, social differences, life turned upside down, eccentric family, family life, culture clash, fish out of water, misfit, society, disorder, family relations, nouveau riche ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, french riviera, europe, cote d'azur, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Tellement proches (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Famille : Groupe de personnes réunies par des liens de parenté et un fort sentiment de solidarité morale et matérielle. Quand Alain a épousé Nathalie, il ne savait pas qu'il épouserait aussi sa famille. Ce samedi, comme toutes les ...
Style: cynical, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dysfunctional family, family gatherings, family relations, siblings relations, uninvited guest, family life, couples, eccentric family, family problems, couple relations, interracial relations, song ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Girl Most Likely (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A failed New York playwright stages a suicide in an attempt to win back her ex, only to wind up in the custody of her gambling-addict mother.
Style: humorous, talky, offbeat, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, faked death, fall in love, disorder, couples, family problems, couple relations, family relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, unsuccessful ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Betsy's Wedding (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Offbeat fashion student Betsy Hopper and her straight-laced investment-banker fiancé, Dylan Walsh, just want an intimate little wedding reception, but Betsy's father, Eddie, a Long Island construction contractor, feels so threatened by ...
Style: humorous, talky, sentimental, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, couple relations, love and romance, romance, family relations, parents and children, construction worker, father daughter relationship, family drama, stereotypes, happy ending ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Family United (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The director Daniel Sánchez Arévalo ('Azuloscurocasinegro', 'Cousins​​'), he embarks on a new comedy that has as a backdrop the World Cup in South Africa and the setting is a wedding that takes precisely the day of the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: soccer, parents and children, pregnancy, village, childhood sweetheart, couples, family problems, family gatherings, love and romance, siblings relations, village life, parents separation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, parents and children, family dinner, neighbor, nothing goes right, eccentric family, farce, down on your luck, family gatherings, yuppie, vacation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
My Father's Guests (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A human-rights activist takes in an illegal immigrant and her daughter, then shocks his family when they learn that he has married the sexy 28-year-old.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: dirty old man, illegal immigrant, golden years, couples, breaking point, fall in love, misfit, family relations, immigrants, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
 906
Lotoman (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Dominican Republic
Story: Modesto and Manuel are brothers whose lives change by wining the lottery.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: disorder, couples, hopes, siblings relations, life turned upside down, rise to the top, family relations, society, culture clash
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: dominican republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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