Movies like Doc Martin 2001

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Doc Martin (2001)
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Doc Martin (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Doc Martin tells the tale of Martin Clunes' character in the film, in the months leading up to the Saving Grace story. Martin Bamford is a heart-broken London obstetrician, in a jealous rage after he finds out that his wife has been sleeping with three of his buddies. He escapes to a small Cornish fishing village, which he grows surprisingly attached to, and is extremely reluctant to return with his cheating wife when she comes to pick him up. Although he has only been looking for a week's R & R, Dr Bamford stumbles across a network of secrets in the village of Port Isaac, and finds himself embroiled in the most exciting scandal the village has seen for centuries.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, sincere
Plot: starting over, infidelity, dishonesty, introspection, homecoming, village, husband wife relationship, romance, adultery, village life, cons and scams, social relations, marijuana, doctor, unfaithful wife, beer, rain, pub, seaside
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, cornwall

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and light films with plots about dishonesty, couples, disorder, infidelity, love and romance, friends and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Doc Martin: The Grand Seduction (2013), Malamaal Weekly (2006), Almost Married (2014), Run for Your Wife (2012), Zonad (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Doc Martin (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Doc Martin is a British television comedy drama series starring Martin Clunes in the title role. It was created by Dominic Minghella after the character of Dr. Martin Bamford in the 2000 comedy film Saving Grace. The show is set in the fictional ...
Style: sincere, clever, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: village life, social relations, doctors and patients, alienation, secretary, teacher, odd, doctor, seaside, love, loner, antisocial behavior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, cornwall
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100%
The Grand Seduction (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A small fishing village must procure a local doctor to secure a lucrative business contract. When unlikely candidate and big city doctor Paul Lewis lands in their lap for a trial residence, the townsfolk rally together to charm him into staying. As ...
Style: touching, semi serious, stylized, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: manipulation, manipulations, small town, disorder, social relations, dishonesty, society, cons and scams, unemployment, bribery, doctor, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s, 1950s
Place: canada, newfoundland, england
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100%
Malamaal Weekly (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Lilaram sells lottery tickets and one customer has hit the jackpot but dies of shock upon finding out that he has won. Now, Lilaram wants all the money, and so does everyone around him.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, realistic
Plot: lottery, village, cons and scams, comedy of errors, disorder, social relations, dishonesty, nothing goes right, bollywood, lottery winner, poverty, alcoholic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi
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22%
 4.5
 744
Almost Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Kyle returns from his stag-do with a sexually transmitted disease, he's left unable to have sex with his fiancée Lydia in the run-up to their wedding.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couples, couple relations, infidelity, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, friends, sexually transmitted disease, wedding, sexual content, drugs/alcohol, black panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Run for Your Wife (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: John Smith has been happily involved in a bigamous marriage for five years. He lives with Stephanie in Finsbury and Michelle in Stockwell. Fortunately, for John, he's a taxi driver which involves varying shift work! Simple? Well, when John ...
Style: not serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: couples, disorder, love triangle, love and romance, nothing goes right, dishonesty, infidelity, comedy of errors, life turned upside down, taxi driver, farce, bigamy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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22%
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Zonad (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zonad (Simon Delaney) is from space…probably. Or so the Cassidy family assume when they discover an apparent alien in a shiny red space suit and helmet passed out on the living room floor beside the drinks cabinet. The Cassidys and the people of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: mistaken identity, hidden identity, cons and scams, family life, family relations, social relations, dishonesty, disorder, village, con artists, alien, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
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21%
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 398
Staying Alive (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Marianne (34) discovers that her boyfriend Håkon is having an affair. Supported by her best friend's revenge tips and wisdom, Marianne stumbles into her new life where she discovers that coziness is overrated and having fun is what matters.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, infidelity, hopes, breakup, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, strong female presence, female director, best friends, bittersweet, unfulfillment, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
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21%
 5.0
 117
Down Dog (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Every boy needs a father. Meet Frank. Lover and father. A high flying sex addict, told that he is dying, tries to connect with his teenage son by teaching him how to get the girl he likes.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, touching ...
Plot: starting over, family relations, single parent, estrangement, parents and children, rehabilitation, addiction, teenage life, coming of age, womanizer, father son relationship, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Twice Upon a Time (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK, Romania
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thirty years ago they were lovers. Their affair fascinated a nation. Louis was a director and Alice was his muse. Then came the breakup It too, was public and painful. They have not met since. But Alice, who has established herself as a first lady ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, romance, introspection, lifestyle, aging, screwball, hopes, actor's life, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Barbecue (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his 50th birthday, a man who's been watching his weight, health and temper all his life suffers a heart attack. He's been doing everything he was told he should do and it still didn't help. He decides to turn the page and let loose.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, life turned upside down, starting over, midlife crisis, disorder, hopes, infidelity, heart attack, holiday, friends, unfulfillment, female doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Happy Life (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: New York Tunez, an all techno record store, is going under. The owner, Keith, a down and out trance DJ, struggles to cope with the changing cultural climate. In a final effort to save the store he organizes a rave. Unfortunately, 2009 is a far cry ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: rave, introspection, lifestyle, music, clubbing, nightlife, city life, satire, store, urban, house
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Lighthouse Hill (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After his best friend dies, Charlie hits the road and stumbles into Lighthouse Hill, a village where residents seem to know a lot more about him than they should.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: romance, couples, friends, village life, self discovery, village, countryside, family relations, fall in love, love, publisher, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Saving Grace (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Unexpectedly widowed, prim and proper housewife Grace Trevethyn finds herself in dire financial straits when she inherits massive debts her late husband had been accruing for years. Faced with losing her house, she decides to use her talent for ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marijuana, drug dealing, drug dealer, family problems, crimes, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, small town life, partners in crime, small town, drug lord, female protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.5
 605
Freebird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Rock and Roll Road Movie Comedy set in Wales
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: gang, motorcycle chase, nothing goes right, on the road, buddies, drug dealing, crimes, countryside, drugs/alcohol, disorder, friends, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The 3 L'il Pigs (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: As their mother lies in a coma, two brothers discuss the advantages and disadvantages of adultery, under the nose of their virtuous elder, who tries in vain to discourage them.
Style: humorous, witty, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: infidelity, adultery, couple relations, couples, sex addict, family relations, dishonesty, unfulfillment, hospital, obsession, sibling relationship, coma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.6
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Masquerades (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Algeria, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mounir Mekbek lives with his family in a small village in the heart of the Algerian countryside. Very proud and sure of himself, he has only one dream- to finally be appreciated by his fellow villagers. Screwing up his carefully maintained image is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, village life, small town life, small town, love and romance, couples, village, siblings relations, cons and scams, wedding, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: algeria, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Stroller Strategy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Thomas Platz is suddenly made the guardian of a baby - then pretends to be its real father in order to win back Marie, the girlfriend who dumped him a year before. Stuck between staying a man-child forever, and proving he is ready to take the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, wooing, renewed love, life turned upside down, dishonesty, baby, seduction, ex girlfriend, babies and infants, fish out of water, love and romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.3
 8K
The Players (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Eight short films explore the subject of male infidelity. Serial cheaters, Fred and Greg, spend a night on the town doing what they do best, and with absolutely no regrets. The duo play various characters in assorted extracurricular situations, ...
Style: sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: sexual relations, infidelity, couples, buddies, dishonesty, human nature, couple relations, sex scene, husband wife relationship, friendship between men, lie, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Traci Townsend (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A beautiful and successful journalist, interviews her three previous boyfriends, to find out why they never proposed. Each distinctly different interview, comically teaches Traci more about herself than she would care to know.
Style: sincere, witty, humorous, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, love and romance, showbiz, couples, romance, singleness, journalist, interview, jealousy, lesbian kiss, flashback, ice cream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.4
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Happy Easter (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chronic serial womanizer Stephane Margelle (Jean-Paul Belmondo) drops his wife Sophie (Marie Laforet) off at the airport so she can go away for Easter weekend. He immediately picks up beautiful young Julie (Sophie Marceau), who has just had a fight ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: farce, womanizer, nothing goes right, infidelity, disorder, couples, dishonesty, adultery, adulterer, easter, breasts, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france
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19%
 6.2
 499
White on Rice (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: 40-year-old Jimmy is growing up, or at least he's getting older. While mooching the upper bunk of his ten-year-old nephew's bed, he enjoys the never-ending generosity of his sister Aiko, and dodges the wrath of his impatient brother-in-law ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: family relations, fall in love, family life, introspection, youth, couples, romance, love triangle, dinosaur, dating, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
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19%
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Hallelujah! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Following his release from a seven-year stretch in prison, Mario Diccara discovers that his affairs with the underworld aren't completely settled. His brother Patrick, a priest, suggests that he stays with elderly Father Etienne in a small ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: mistaken identity, small town, priest, fake priest, disorder, social relations, impostor, hidden identity, prison, farce, village, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Big Bad Wolf (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time in 2012, three brothers lived happily. One day their mom fell into a coma. So Henri, Philippe, and Louis suddenly started wondering about the meaning of their lives and were swamped by a wave of existential doubts. An entirely new ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, infidelity, life turned upside down, siblings relations, looking for sex, unfulfillment, disorder, dishonesty, couples, midlife crisis, older man younger woman relationship, binoculars ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, versailles, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, introspection, love affair, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, romance, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, couples, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.4
 8K
Lola Versus (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just three weeks before her wedding, Lola (Greta Gerwig) finds herself suddenly without a partner when her longtime fiance, Luke (Joel Kinnaman), dumps her. With her 30th birthday looming and being forced to re-enter the New York City dating scene, ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, breakup, best friends, starting over, romance, singleness, hopes, lifestyle, introspection, disorder, life turned upside down, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.0
 610
Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, friends, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, love triangle, artists and showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, looking for love, love affair ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Bringing Up Bobby (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bringing Up Bobby is the story of a European con-artist and her son Bobby, who find themselves in Oklahoma in an effort to escape her past and build a better future. Olive and Bobby blithely charm their way from one adventure to another until ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, troubled past, family, starting over, parents and children, haunted by the past, family relations, hopes, mother, rich man, european, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
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18%
 5.9
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Incognito (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This offbeat musical drama stars Lucas (Bénabar), an up-and-coming singer ready to do anything to be on top of the French pop scene.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty
Plot: desire for fame, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, musician's life, lifestyle, dishonesty, disorder, rock, cons and scams, hopes, hidden identity, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.4
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Norwood (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Norwood is a 1970 film that reunites True Grit co-stars Glen Campbell and Kim Darby, also featuring Joe Namath. It was based on the book of the same title, written by Charles Portis (who also wrote True Grit), but updated from the original 1950s ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bus, pregnancy, couples, friends, village life, village, on the road, self discovery, innocence lost, starting over, homecoming, infidelity ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, arkansas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Papadopoulos & Sons (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Following his ruin in the latest banking crisis, a self-made millionaire reluctantly re-unites with his estranged freewheeling brother to re-open the abandoned fish and chip shop they shared in their youth.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: starting over, workplace, family life, family business, restaurant, down on your luck, hopes, life turned upside down, brother brother relationship, greek, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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