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Confessions of a Crap Artist (1992)
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Confessions of a Crap Artist (1992)
Original name: Confessions d'un Barjo
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The narrator, "Barjo" (nutcase, crap artist), is an obsessive simpleton, given to filling his notebook with verbatim dialog, observed trivia, and oddball speculation on human behavior and the end of the world. When his house burns, he moves in with his twin sister, Fanfan -- an impulsive, quixotic egoist -- and her husband, Charles, the Aluminum King. Charles becomes the focus of the film, as his wife and brother-in-law bewilder him.
Style: humorous, sexual, offbeat, sexy, realistic, witty, semi serious
Plot: twins, family relations, suburbs, factory, obsession, misfit, couple relations, inventions and discoveries, family life, mentally unstable, couples, suburban life, losing-it hero, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, unfulfillment, love, outer space, sex, dog, apocalypse, horse, end of the world, fight, ufo ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france

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My Sex Life... or How I Got Into an Argument (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Paul Dedalus is at a crossroads in his life. He has to make several decisions; should he complete his doctorate, does he want to become a full professor, does he really love his long-standing girlfriend, or should he re-start with one of his other ...
Style: humorous, witty, sexual, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, lovers reunited, young lovers, unfulfillment, romance, workplace, crumbling marriage, hopes, lifestyle, introspection, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Tiptoes (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man is reluctant to tell his fiancee that his parents, uncle and brother are dwarfs.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: twins, love, fall in love, family relations, siblings relations, family life, family problems, couples, eccentric family, introspection, couple relations, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, phoenix arizona
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Family Resemblances (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An upper middle-class French family celebrates a birthday in a restaurant. In one evening and during one meal, family history, tensions, collective and separate grudges, delights, and memories both clash and coalesce.
Style: witty, talky, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Plot: family relations, suburbs, family gatherings, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, love and romance, husband wife relationship, family history, irony, hypocrisy, youth ...
Time: 90s
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Beware of Greeks Bearing Guns (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Australia, Greece
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Manos, a Greek school teacher, is forced to travel to Melbourne, Australia when the man who murdered his grandfather 57 years ago surfaces there. While the reluctant Manos is tutored in the art of revenge by old friend Stephanos, he also attempts to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: vengeance, twins, teacher, murder, vigilantism, rivalry, crimes, couples, family relations, couple relations, fascism, old friend ...
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Place: australia, crete, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Summer Things (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two couple of friends, one very rich the other almost homeless, decides to go on Holiday. Julie, a single mother, joins them too. Once at seaside, it starts a complicate love cross among them that will involve also a transsexual, a jealous brother,a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, clever, realistic ...
Plot: family life, sexual relations, couple relations, longing, romance, infidelity, class differences, adultery, husband wife relationship, vacation, transsexual, beach ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
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Confusion of Genders (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bisexual attorney Alain is bedding his female boss, his murderer client, the client's hairdresser girlfriend, and a precocious boy who knows what he wants and tries to convince Alain that he can 'have it all'.
Style: witty, humorous, sexy, erotic, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s
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The Last Days of Chez Nous (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of sisters Vicki and Beth, when Vicki begins an affair with Beth's intriguing French husband.
Style: clever, touching, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, family relations, suburbs, infidelity, pregnancy, feminism, self discovery, friendship, dysfunctional family, elderly, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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Monday Morning (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A story told quietly of Vincent a welder at a large and seemingly toxic plant along the Rhône, living in a village with his sons, wife, and mother, saying little to each other.
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: midlife crisis, factory, friendship, working class, social differences, couple relations, human nature, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, parents and children, family relations, village ...
Time: contemporary
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Tellement proches (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical, witty
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The Hairdresser's Husband (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The film begins in a flashback from the titular character, Antoine. We are introduced to his fixation with female hairdressers which began at a young age. The film uses flashbacks throughout and there are frequent parallels drawn with the past. We ...
Style: sexy, sexual, offbeat, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: obsession, fall in love, family relations, hairdresser, suicide, bittersweet, love and romance, unfulfillment, youth, couples, destructive relationship, parents and children ...
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Place: france, normandy
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The Divorce (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
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Sitcom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The adventures of an upper-class suburban family abruptly confronted with the younger brother's discovery of his homosexuality, the elder sister's suicide attempt and sado-masochist tendencies, and the intrusion of a very free-spirited ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, humorous, witty, clever ...
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Time: 90s
Place: france, ancient greece
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Shake It (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, friendship, fall in love, pregnancy, gay relationship, gay teenager, looking for love, couple relations, single parent, gender, unfulfillment ...
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The Opposite of Sex (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental ...
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Change of Plans (2009)
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Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, biting ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Metroland (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France, UK
Duration: 105 min.
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Place: london, england, paris france, france, europe
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44%
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Season's Beatings (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: witty, humorous, clever, offbeat, sentimental ...
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Lady Chatterley (2006)
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Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 168 min.
Story: French adaption of DH Lawrence's infamous novel about forbidden passion across the class divide. Winner of the 2007 Cesar Award for Best Film.
Style: touching, sincere, sexy, romantic, sexual ...
Plot: extramarital affair, infidelity, lady, sexual relations, forbidden love, passion, fall in love, sexual desire, dysfunctional marriage, family relations, paralysis, pianist ...
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Place: europe, france, riviera, mediterranean sea
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Cousin Bette (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, light, talky, humorous ...
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Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Solange is depressed: she's stopped smiling, she eats little, she says less. She has fainting fits. Her husband Raoul seeks to save her by enlisting Stephane, a stranger, to be her lover. Although he listens to Mozart and has every Pocket Book ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Too Beautiful for You (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: cynical, talky, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Man Who Loved Women (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, clever, humorous ...
Plot: womanizer, sex addict, couples, bittersweet, sexual content, obsession, love affair, fall in love, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), unfulfillment, romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Smile (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An old psychiatrist finds out that he is likely to suffer a second and probably fatal heart attack in the near future. As a consequence he becomes determined to seduce Odile, a young woman he first encounters in a railway compartment.
Style: realistic, semi serious, contemplative, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), dirty old man, couples, aging, dealing with death, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, elderly, terminal illness, exhibitionist, pubic hair, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The New Eve (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Camille is an emancipated 30-something woman who has no desire to settle down and have a family, preferring to coast along on a succession of ephemeral relationships and one-night stands. However, her lifestyle fails to satisfy her fully, and in a ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, sexual, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, pregnancy, politics, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, militant, family relations, couples, bittersweet, gays and lesbians, love and romance, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
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39%
Every Other Week (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Pontus is divorced and has custody of his children every other week while living life as a bachelor the rest of the time. His older brother, Jens, is married since 20 years and has three children. When Jens' marriage collapses, he moves in with ...
Style: touching, semi serious, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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39%
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Ham Ham (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jose Luis is an executive at his parents underwear factory where his girlfriend Sylvia works on the shop floor. When Sylvia becomes pregnant, Jose Luis promises her that he will marry her, most likely against the wishes of his parents. Jose ...
Style: humorous, talky, sexy, disturbing, sexual ...
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Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Trouble with Romance (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A provocative, sexy and insightful exploration of relationships between men and women and why we all still yearn for love despite the trouble with romance.
Style: humorous, realistic, sexy, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, battle of the sexes, couples, hotel, sexual relations, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, love, prostitute, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Hard Off (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Claude, an auctioneer in his 50s, forms with Marie a couple united for fifteen years and still in love. However, in the intimacy, and in spite of a desire always alive, Claude has problems of erection. While Marie agrees with a smile of these ...
Style: sexual, sexy, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: erection, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, couple relations, sexual relations, parents and children, romance, gender, dishonesty, family relations, couples, satire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, switzerland, paris france, geneva switzerland
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38%
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