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, not serious, biting, realistic, semi serious, clever, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: racism, interracial relations, verbal byplay, parents and children, family in crisis, family relations, couple relations, sister sister relationship, family gatherings, life turned upside down, society, family problems, wedding, husband wife relationship, stereotypes, family, family bonds, culture clash, life philosophy, prejudice, family drama, marriage, disorder, siblings relations, couples ...
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 disorder, family relations, couples, culture clash, couple relations, parents and children and society mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Serial: Babysitting (2014), Supercondriaque (2014), Changing Sides (2008), Welcome to the Sticks (2008), Last Call for Nowhere (2016). 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, captivating ...
Audience: teen comedy, date night, family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: found footage, nanny, party, farce, missing person, birthday party, friendship, friendship between men, husband wife relationship, investigation, stupidity, employer employee relationship ...
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, entertaining, funny, light ...
Plot: buddies, hypochondriac, looking for love, social misfits, love and romance, misfit, doctor patient relationship, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, impersonating, couple relations, nursing back to health ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, couple relations, fish out of water, battle of the sexes, disorder, unsupportive spouse, parents and children, relationship vs career, dull life, nothing goes right, family life, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ 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, happy ending, foe turned friend, family, social satire, small town, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, southern france, europe, 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, light, funny, entertaining, feel good
Plot: deportation, refugee, mistaken identity, refugee camp, fish out of water, adventure, disorder, stereotypes, reluctant partners, foe turned friend, social relations
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: culture clash, reluctant partners, politics, partners, society, frontier town, snobbism, unsupportive coworkers, comedy duo, customs officer, love affair, social relations ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 80s, 90s, year 1986 ...
Place: belgium, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, uplifting, sincere, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: immigrants, friendship, social differences, society, betrayal, culture clash, illegal immigrant, fake identity, survival, love story, justice, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, australia
⇓ 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: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: pregnancy, babies and infants, parents and children, death in the family, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, family life, couples, family relations, immigrants, interracial relations, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, biting
Plot: adoption, life turned upside down, couple relations, celebrity culture, family in crisis, couples, family problems, family relations, disorder, female nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: semi serious, humorous, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: coming out, farce, gays and lesbians, family in crisis, gender, family problems, gay son, parents and children, society, family relations, gay brother, gay bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: intellectual
Plot: marriage, teenager, vomiting, teenage boy, model, toilet, swimming pool, teenage girl, subway, book, wedding, party ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: restaurant, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, interracial relations, culture clash, family business, urban, society, goofy hero, losing-it hero, family relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 16K
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: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: homosexuality, coming out, condom, workplace, accountant, comedy of errors, dishonesty, disorder, factory, neighbor, factory worker, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: couple relations, family in crisis, couples, family problems, family relations, parents and children, parent getting married, uninvited guest, parents separation, mother in law, grandmother granddaughter relationship, run over by a car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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, parents and children, family relations, meet the parents, father daughter relationship, marital argument, anniversary, racism, family ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, nothing goes right, eccentric family, neighbor, farce, family gatherings, down on your luck, family, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, biting
Audience: teens
Plot: interracial relations, boarding school life, boarding school, coming of age, misfit, suburbs, society, youth, single parent, teenage love, racism, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, humorous, realistic
Plot: culture clash, life turned upside down, fish out of water, misfit, social differences, eccentric family, family life, society, disorder, family relations, lottery, french fries ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, french riviera, europe, cote d'azur, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: culture clash, life turned upside down, fish out of water, misfit, family relations, hidden identity, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, dishonesty, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, biblical ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: parenthood, children, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, disorder, stress, parenting, parent child relationship, wife husband relationship, best friends, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, couple relations, romance, parents and children, construction worker, love and romance, family relations, father daughter relationship, family drama, stereotypes, happy ending ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 666
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: life turned upside down, nothing goes right, disorder, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, immigrants, losing-it hero, single parent, boss and employee, family in crisis, fall in love, legal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, obsession, couple relations, parents and children, estrangement, nothing goes right, family problems, family relations, disorder, golden years, infidelity, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 6.7
 15K
Le Chef (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A veteran chef faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy.
Style: feel good, light, funny, sentimental, sweet ...
Plot: chef, partners, restaurant, cooking, workplace, blind ambition, follow your dream, nothing goes right, disorder, lifestyle, odd couple, snobbism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Four Christmases (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brad and Kate have made something of an art form out of avoiding their families during the holidays, but this year their foolproof plan is about go bust -- big time. Stuck at the city airport after all departing flights are canceled, the couple is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, dysfunctional family, holiday, family relations, comedy of errors, couple relations, nothing goes right, family gatherings, parents and children, eccentric family, in-laws, christmas party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.0
 34K
Raising Helen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Helen Harris has a glamorous, big-city life working for one of New York's hottest modeling agencies. But suddenly her free-spirited life gets turned upside down when she must chose between the life she's always loved, and the new loves of ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night, kids
Plot: adoption, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, hopes, life turned upside down, society, family relations, orphan, custody, parenthood, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ 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: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: illegal immigrant, dirty old man, parents and children, family relations, golden years, immigrants, couple relations, fall in love, elderly, love and romance, misfit, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Death at a Funeral (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and Aaron's successful younger brother, Ryan, flies in from New ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Plot: farce, death, dwarf, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol, death in the family, murder, family gatherings, family problems, family relations, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, down on your luck, nothing goes right, unfulfillment, family relations, disorder, couple relations, parents and children, custody, fall in love, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
A Perfect Plan (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Successful woman in love tries to break her family curse of every first marriage ending in divorce, by dashing to the alter with a random stranger before marrying her boyfriend.
Style: feel good, light, funny, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: escapades, love and romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, adventure, travel, unlikely relationship, breakup, fake marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, kenya, moscow russia, russia, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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