Movies and TV shows like Out of Order

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Out of Order
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: I suppose this is the story of the beauty and brutality of a long-term marriage as seen through the eyes of a writer who aspires to make art, but makes his living writing popcorn movies. Someone who wants to be a good man, but finds himself contemplating many crimes. Someone who is guilty of the crime of being human. Someone whose life is the only movie he can't rewrite. Well, that's my story, and I'm sticking to it.
Style: dark humor, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hollywood, unlikely couple, suburbs, writer's life, crumbling marriage, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional family, sexual relations, midlife crisis, addiction, showbiz, cheating, suburban life, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, life is a bitch, society, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hungary
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Love Jones
Drama, Romance
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104 min.
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Californication
Comedy, Drama
USA
28 min.
 8.3
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Style: semi serious, clever, talky, realistic, humorous ...
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Style: semi serious, sexual, realistic, emotional
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 94 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.3
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Country: France, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: serious, clever, realistic, sexual
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 94 min.
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    User:   46%
 
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    User:   43%
 
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Style: realistic, clever, serious, gloomy, melancholic ...
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    User:   41%
 

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System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
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