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Yes, But... (2001)
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Yes, But... (2001)
Original name: Oui, mais...
Genre: Comedy, Family, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At age 17, Eglantine is troubled by a number of things. Her argumentative parents comprise an absentee and philandering father and an overprotective, occasionally alcoholic mother. Her boyfriend Sébastien is a couple of years older; he's ready, but she isn't. Frequent furtive visits to her therapist help her to see that these issues are not 'problems', but 'difficulties', which she has the strength to overcome.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, teenager, psychotherapy, therapist, friendship, youth, romance, family life, family problems, sex addict, introspection, social relations, teenage life, family relations, female nudity, masturbation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, lyon

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about youth, coming of age, family relations, teenage life, friendship, friends and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Yes, But...: Love and Debate (2006), Pieces of Me (2012), Cheeky Girls (2008), Quitters (2015), Just About Love? (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Love and Debate (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A girl goes to Harvard and joins the debate team. She has to deal with a ton of issues, from boyfriends, to ethnicity, to religion, to sexual assault.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, touching ...
Plot: competition, roommate, rivalry, love affair, college life, coming of age, romance, ambition, youth, rehabilitation, family relations, debate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, miami
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100%
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Pieces of Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crazy father old before his time, a tyrannical, sick mother, a sister who disappeared four years ago and me, Erell, who films everything, all the time... A fine family portrait. I live in the same town I've always lived in. You're born ...
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: youth, parents and children, teenage life, coming of age, family life, bittersweet, unfulfillment, illness, mother daughter relationship, family relations, sister sister relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Cheeky Girls (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teen-aged girlfriends navigate multiple love triangles.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: school, friends, coming of age, youth, teenage life, high school, lifestyle, high school life, family relations, love and romance, teachers and students, school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Quitters (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Quitters tells the story of the Raymans, a wealthy Jewish family that's falling apart. The son, Clark, is a bright and curious high schooler with a talent for manipulation. As his mother May enters treatment for a pill addiction, and he and his ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, youth, life turned upside down, parents and children, family life, family problems, disorder, social relations, high school life, innocence lost, teenager
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Just About Love? (2007)
Genre: Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: End of High School, Beginning of Summer. A group of friends spend most of their time together, but little do they know that each and everyone of them has set their mind on pursuing one goal, the goal of every teenager : doing it for the first time. ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, best friends, romance, youth, friends, teenage life, friendship, looking for sex, coming of age, teenager, loss of virginity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Color of Milk (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Selma's mother died giving birth to her, and Selma's step aunt is living proof that men only cause trouble. So the 11 year old girl makes a deal with her best friends that they will stay away from boys and dedicate their lives to science. ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: coming of age, family relations, love and romance, romance, best friends, friendship, teenage life, teenage love, fall in love, self discovery, friends, summer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Alice Upside Down (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Still mourning the death of her mother a few years back, ALICE McKINLEY finds her life seriously disrupted when her father BEN buys a store and moves her and her older brother LESTER to a new town. In the painful throes of adolescence, Alice has a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: school, adventure, teenage life, family life, family relations, disorder, coming of age, family, starting over, teachers and students, hopes, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Papa Was Not a Rolling Stone (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The 1980s. Stéphanie grows up in La Courneuve, on the outskirts of Paris, in a home where her mother is rarely there and her step-father is brutal. She quickly decides to escape her morose everyday life. Thanks to her grandmother's love, ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Plot: follow your dream, family relations, hopes, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, family problems, society, friendship, dysfunctional family, youth, teenage life, high school life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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I, Cesar (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cesar is a young schoolboy living in Paris with his family. Their life is ordinary, but Cesar wants more excitement (which he creates, in one instance, by claiming to his teachers that his father has been arrested). During the school holidays, Cesar ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, young heroes, obsessive quest, fish out of water, parents and children, disorder, family relations, escapades, youth, first love, child's point of view, overweight child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Lulu in the Nude (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a job interview gone wrong, Lulu sets sail leaving her husband and three children behind. But being an adventurer is easier said than done.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hotel, friends, family problems, self discovery, introspection, friendship, on the road, strong female presence, female director, jealous husband, juggling, life changing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Best Things in the World (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Everyday family life as perfectly normal madness. “As Melhores Coisas do Mundo“ follows a few days in the life of the 15-year-old Mano, who is fighting on two fronts: his parents have just got divorced and he is going through puberty. Mano tries ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, coming of age, parents and children, family problems, gender, youth, teenage life, father son relationship, gay interest, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 536
Short Skin (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ever since he was a child, the seventeen-yearold Edoardo has suffered from a malformation of the foreskin that stops him from masturbating and makes him insecure and ill at ease with girls. Shut up in his sexless microcosm, Edoardo reacts with ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, teenage life, misfit, youth, anxiety, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexuality, foreskin, loss of virginity, pressure, uncertainty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Letter Writer (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a teenager receives a mysterious letter in the mail, she sets out to find the author. It's a journey that will change her life forever.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: parents and children, teenage life, family relations, aging, youth, religions or cults, rebelliousness, father daughter relationship, friendship, destiny, intergenerational friendship, honesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Boats Out of Watermelon Rinds (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In his award-winning debut feature film, director Ahmet Ulucay portrays the innocence of childhood and the lure of the cinema for two teens in a small Turkish village. Working for a watermelon seller by day, Remet spends his evenings trying to ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, sincere
Plot: friendship, small town life, romance, love and romance, society, family relations, teenage life, small town, village, fall in love, watermelon, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Party (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Le Boum is the story of a 13-year-old French girl dealing with moving to a new city and school in Paris, while at the same time her parents are getting a divorce.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, touching, emotional ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Family Law (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man in his thirties does not want to be like his father, but that seems to be unavoidable.
Style: semi serious, captivating, emotional, light, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, introspection, parents and children, hopes, youth, family problems, father son relationship, teacher, husband wife relationship, family, teenager, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Can't Be Heaven (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Everyone eventually meets the love of their lives. Sometimes, like Danny and Julia, that person comes along when you are 13 years old. Other times, like Hubbie and his sweetheart, star-crossed love makes getting together a life-long adventure. This ...
Style: touching, offbeat, emotional, humorous, semi serious ...
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Time: 1930s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sexual Chronicles of a French Family (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three generations of a French family open up about their sexual experiences and desires after young Romain is caught masturbating in his biology class.
Style: sexual, talky, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: sexual relations, strong sexual content, loss of virginity, first sex, family life, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, coming of age, masturbation, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Party 2 (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The second film from the Le Boum series about a young French teenage girl who after moving to a new city falls in love with a boy and is thinking of having sex with him because her girlfriends have already done it.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, train, high school life, puberty, family relations, loss of virginity, romance, love and romance, youth, high school, couples, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Gabi on the Roof in July (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ambitious painter on the verge of a big break confronts his moral decay when his idealist, hell-raising, younger sister comes to stay with him in New York City for the summer.
Style: humorous, emotional, contemplative, light, captivating ...
Plot: romance, follow your dream, introspection, battle of the sexes, youth, lifestyle, family relations, couples, college, relationship vs career, human nature, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 392
Two-Bit Waltz (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Suspension from school, the loss of a friend, a broken heart and lack of inspiration lead to Maude's downfall in this romp through teenage error. Your teenage years are never easy… but for Maude, things couldn't be worse. Within one ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, sentimental, witty ...
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, teenage life, dysfunctional family, teenage love, family life, family problems, love and romance, best friends, parents and children, eccentric family, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Schools Out (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teachers and students, teenage life, high school, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, love affair, coming of age, college, youth, vengeance, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
You'll Be a Man (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Leo is 10 and wise beyond his years. A solitary dreamer who seeks refuge in books. When the carefree 20-year-old Theo steps into his life, it forces Leo out of his shell. Despite their age difference, the two becomes best friends, helping each other ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: nanny, parents and children, friendship, family relations, friends, youth, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, mental illness, adult child friendship, sick mother, abused child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Italian Key (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A romantic fairy tale about a 19-year old orphan girl who, as her sole inheritance, gets an antique key that unlocks both an old Italian villa and the secrets of her family history.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, young lovers, youth, romance, siblings relations, fish out of water, self discovery, fall in love, love and romance, village life, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
My Brother the Vampire (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Josh is about to turn 30; he's mentally retarded, and likes to play at being a vampire. His sister Nicole is 15, and dealing with her impending womanhood; middle brother Mike is the "normal" one, but in some ways the most childish - ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: mentally challenged, love and romance, dysfunctional family, teenage life, obsession, lifestyle, sexual relations, siblings relations, family problems, couples, youth, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Gilded Cage (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the beautiful area of ​​Paris, Maria and José Ribeiro lived for almost thirty years on the ground floor of a Haussmann building, in their dear little lodge.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: inheritance, family life, homecoming, nothing goes right, family problems, getting home, society, disorder, couples, couple relations, friendship, concierge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.0
 540
Daddy Cool (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story about the age gap between a scientist father, Philipe Le Tallec, and his newly discovered teen aged daughter, Eglantine.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: disorder, family relations, teenage life, parents and children, youth, coming of age, reunion, adolescence vs adulthood, estrangement, bittersweet, social relations, daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Too Young to Marry (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Connecticut high school students Max Doyle and Jessica Carpenter fall in love and feel making love isn't enough, so they brave everyone's objections and get married.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Plot: lovers reunited, hopes, love and romance, romance, fall in love, youth, interracial relations, coming of age, hotshot lawyer, college, best friends, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Sandor & Ida (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ida lives hard and fast with too much drinking and a string of boyfriends, Sandor has very few friends and his mother insists that he practices ballet. They meet in a chat room and despite appearances they discover they have much in common. Sandor ...
Style: tragicomedy, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: teenage love, overdose, friendship, teenage life, unlikely couple, love and romance, betrayal, romance, opposites attract, dishonesty, family relations, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 254
Christmas (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alejandro and Aurora, two young students, leave Santiago and are on their way to spend Christmas with family in Aurora. At the foot of the Andes, the frustrations of Alejandro and Aurora’s doubts about her sexual identity cause tension. The two ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, young lovers, friendship, parents and children, teenage life, introspection, family problems, friends, self discovery, coming of age, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%