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Very Well, Thank You (2007)
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Very Well, Thank You (2007)
Original name: Très bien, merci
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The tough lives of two ordinary individuals: Alex, an accountant and his wife Béatrice, a taxi driver.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, biting, suspense
Plot: fighting the system, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, injustice, society, satire, wrongfully committed, loss of job, husband wife relationship, mental institution, taxi driver, rebellion, disorder, female director, police, subway, taxi, doctor, accountant, coworker, subway train, cigarette smoking, police chase, subway station, police harassment
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france

Most similar movies to Very Well, Thank You

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspense films with plots about society, disorder, satire, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, family relations and friends mostly in Comedy, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Very Well, Thank You: Justi&Cia (2014), A Self-Made Hero (1996), Our Women (2015), Sallah (1964), The Easy Way Out (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Justi&Cia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murderous pair, unlikely criminals, disorder, life is a bitch, nothing to lose, crimes, vigilantism, society, social decay, satire, escapades, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Self-Made Hero (1996)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in France at the end of World War II Albert Dehousse finds out his father wasn't a war hero and his mother is a collaborator.
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: satire, world war two, hidden identity, dishonesty, war, switching roles, friendship, couples, widow, dead father, liar, interview ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.2
 465
Our Women (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Max, Paul and Simon have been friends for 35 years. They take great pleasure in their one vacation a year together without their partners and meet-up regularly to spend evenings drinking or playing cards. Each has a successful career and they all ...
Style: cynical, humorous, dark humor, captivating, talky ...
Plot: friendship, moral dilemma, friends, disorder, life turned upside down, murder, police, cover up, escapades, buddies, pizza delivery, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.4
 909
Sallah (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sallah Shabati, the patriarch of the big family recently arrived to Israel from Yemen, tries to make money and get better housing, in a country that can barely provide for its own and is in the midst of absorbing hundreds of thousands of Jewish ...
Style: humorous, suspense, biting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: satire, immigrants, family relations, family life, society, fighting the system, rebellion, jewish, refugee camp, hebrew, poor, father ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Easy Way Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Patrick, a travel agent in his early 30s, lives with Arthur, an immigration lawyer; but for a long time, Patrick has been sleeping on an air mattress on the floor of their bedroom. His younger brother, Tony, plans to marry his high school sweetheart ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: self discovery, life turned upside down, couples, infidelity, couple relations, disorder, gay interest, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, gender, sex scene, female nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.8
 5K
Reality (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A dark comedy centering on the lives of a Neapolitan based family whose father, a fish merchant, is so infatuated with the reality TV show "Grande Fratello" (the Italian version of "Big Brother") he starts living his life as if ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, dark humor, thought provoking ...
Plot: life turned upside down, obsession, losing-it hero, society, disorder, audition, tv show, human nature, tv, big brother, satire, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, southern italy, naples italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
My Piece of the Pie (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: France, a factory worker, lives with her three daughters in Dunkirk. The factory where she worked has been closed, leaving France and all of her workmates without a job. She decides to go to Paris to look for work. There she finds a cleaning job at ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: unemployment, power relations, social differences, working class, culture clash, rich and poor, life is a bitch, society, job seeking, maid, parents separation, lovers apart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, london, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 6K
The Infidel (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based in a London suburb Mahmud Nasir lives with his wife, Saamiya, and two children, Rashid and Nabi. His son plans to marry Uzma, the step-daughter of Egyptian-born Arshad Al-Masri, a so-called 'Hate Cleric' from Waziristan, Pakistan. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, light, captivating ...
Plot: culture clash, satire, taxi driver, muslim, self discovery, social differences, adoption, society, meet the parents, life turned upside down, rabbi, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Scapegoat (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: There is something strange - some would even say abnormal - about the Malaussène family. But if you take a closer look, no one could be happier than this cheerfully chaotic family, even though their mother is usually off on one romantic adventure ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Plot: life turned upside down, protagonist as suspect, scapegoat, disorder, chases and races, family relations, on the run, chase, shopping mall, wooing, siblings relations, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
How to Get Rid of the Others (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Denmark
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A satirical drama revealing the consequences of the Danish government's "New Copenhagen Criteria", a new policy aiming at securing the nation's survival. Citizens who fail to meet the criteria - those who have received more from ...
Style: humorous, realistic, thought provoking, dark humor, semi serious ...
Plot: against the rules, political corruption, law enforcement, confined, fighting the system, dishonesty, life is a bitch, prison, captivity, social decay, injustice, human nature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.4
 5K
The Comedy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Indifferent to the notion of inheriting his father's estate, a restless, aging New Yorker passes time with his friends in games of mock sincerity, irreverence, and recreational cruelty towards those around them.
Style: thought provoking, cynical, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: introspection, estrangement, social decay, human nature, satire, shallowness, society, dull life, life is a bitch, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Sister Mary Explains It All (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As Sister Mary delivers a lecture on sin and its consequences, she's interrupted by several of her former students, who have little positive to say about how a Catholic education has impacted their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspense, biting ...
Plot: society, clergy, religions or cults, disorder, church, rivalry, nun, catholic school, belief in the afterlife, christmas eve, teacher student relationship, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Day I Saw Your Heart (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Justine, struggles with commitment, listens to old David Bowie covers, and uses her employer’s private MRI machines to make “X-Ray Art” After a trail of boyfriends, Justine thinks she has found The One, a hunky shoe salesman, but her ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, feel good
Plot: elderly, disorder, parents and children, introspection, self discovery, life turned upside down, family relations, step siblings, siblings relations, pregnancy, golden years, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Wonderful Times (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Michel Berthier, cadre supérieur d'une entreprise de matelasserie, vient d'être licencié. Comme il n'ose pas avouer la vérité à Juliette, sa compagne, il s'endette pour maintenir le niveau de la famille qu'il couvre de ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: friendship, disorder, crimes, unlikely criminals, partners, society, misfit partners, misfit, dishonesty, poverty, unemployment, loss of job ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.4
 12K
The Falling (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Natha a poor farmer from Peepli village in the heart of rural India is about to lose his plot of land due to an unpaid bank loan. A quick fix to the problem is the a government program that aids the families of indebted farmers who have committed ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, light, entertaining, psychological ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Personal Tailor (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: From the director of Back to 1942, Feng Xiaogang, comes PERSONAL TAILOR, one of the most unique films you'll see in this upcoming holiday season. Imagine a team that will sacrifice themselves for your dream at any cost -- but only if that dream ...
Style: cynical, humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: follow your dream, satire, dream come true, social differences, artists and showbiz, hopes, filmmaking, society, media, company
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.2
 18K
Pardon (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on a true event, Pardon tells the tragicomic story of three friends who end up in prison when they are mistaken as members of a terrorist organization. Ibrahim's fear of uniforms makes him runaway whenever he sees one. Because of this, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, cynical, dark humor ...
Plot: prison, friendship, false accusation, prison life, mistaken identity, confined, corruption, disorder, injustice, society, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 6K
La chinoise (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small group of French students are studying Mao, trying to find out their position in the world and how to change the world to a Maoistic community using terrorism.
Style: humorous, clever, thought provoking, biting, talky ...
Plot: politics, revolution, new wave, rebellion, youth, crimes, deadly, society, state affairs, lifestyle, fighting the system, university ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Red Light Revolution (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, China
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: society, rebellion, fighting the system, family relations, life is a bitch, workplace, against the rules, parents and children, farce, workplace situations, store, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Happy Event (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: She drove me into a corner, then forced me to go beyond my limits. She made me confront the absolute: love, sacrifice, tenderness, abandonment. She dislocated me, transformed me. Why didn't anyone warn me? Why doesn't anyone ever talk ...
Style: realistic, sincere, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: child birth, family relations, couples, childbirth, couple relations, family life, life turned upside down, disorder, parents and children, babies and infants, husband wife relationship, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 347
The Marchers (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 1983, in France experiencing intolerance and racial violence , three young teens and the priest Minguettes launching a largely peaceful march for equality and against racism, over 1,000 km between Marseille and Paris . Despite the difficulties ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: racism, human spirit, rebellion, fighting the system, life is a bitch, hopes, society, cross country, discrimination, immigrants, misfit, racial slur ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: biting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspense
Plot: celebrity culture, disorder, family problems, life turned upside down, couples, family relations, family in crisis, adoption, couple relations, female director, female nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Queen of Montreuil (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It's early summer and Agathe is back in France, at home in Montreuil. She has to get over her husband's death and return to her work as a film director. The unexpected arrival at her house of a couple of Icelanders, a sea lion and a ...
Style: touching, psychological, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, starting over, self discovery, homecoming, hopes, uninvited guest, disorder, bittersweet, widow, death of husband, neighbor, seaport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.8
 2K
Hits (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A talentless teen will do anything to get on TV's "The Voice." Meanwhile, her father, a municipal worker, creates an uproar when a video of his rants at City Hall goes viral.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, dark humor, cynical ...
Plot: fame, talent, media satire, celebrity culture, society, delusion, teenager, computers and web, viral video, small town, youtube, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Color of the Chameleon (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Emil Christov's über-stylish spy-movie pastiche, a charismatic schemer in an authoritarian police state, fired from his job as a secret-police informant, conjures up his own imaginary spy network and builds up an archive that he turns ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: snitch, satire, politics, fighting the system, dishonesty, state affairs, cons and scams, society, government agency, secret police, sting operation, informant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Priest's Children (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Don Fabijan is a young priest who comes to serve on an unnamed small island in the Adriatic. In order to help increase birth rate on the island, he decides to pierce condoms before they are sold. He therefore teams up with the newsagent Petar and ...
Style: humorous, suspense, biting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: satire, pregnancy, condom, priest, sexual content, religions or cults, social relations, disorder, dishonesty, clergy, society, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
James' Journey to Jerusalem (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During his journey to Jerusalem young James learns the meaning of being Israeli.
Style: realistic, humorous, thought provoking, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: friendship, change of luck, fish out of water, culture clash, society, racism, misfit, boss and employee, immigrants, social differences, teaching the ways of the world, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 799
Slumming (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two yuppies play mean tricks on one another until one joke has fatal consequences.
Style: semi serious, bleak, humorous, realistic, cynical
Plot: prank, life is a bitch, yuppie, disorder, power relations, misfit, buddies, social misfits, alcohol abuse, fall in love, urban, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, europe, czech republic, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The socialist mayor of a small village in France dreams of building an arts center but he runs up against some opposition.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, suspense, biting ...
Plot: satire, small town, small town life, society, politics, opposites attract, couples, social relations, cow, farm, writing, architect ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Life of Riley (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the midst of rehearsals for a new play, amateur dramatics proponents Colin and Kathryn receive the shattering news that their friend George is fatally ill and only has a few months to live.
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous, clever
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, aging, disorder, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, elderly, bittersweet, friends, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, yorkshire, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%