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The Family Way (1966)
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The Family Way (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Following the wedding of young Jenny Piper and Arthur Fitton (Hayley Mills and Hywel Bennett), a rowdy reception is held at a local pub where the newlyweds are subjected to much well-meaning but vulgar ribaldry. The couple returns to the Fitton home to spend their first night together before leaving for a honeymoon in Majorca, but they are followed by some of the wedding guests who keep the party going until early morning. Worse yet, when the youngsters finally are permitted to retire, their bed collapses as the result of a practical joke.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, bowling, virginity, honeymoon, newlyweds, sexual relations, romance, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, meet the parents, family life, grownups, farce, couples, small town life, sexual dysfunction, small town, disorder, nothing goes right, eccentric family, overbearing, privacy invasion, social relations, sex ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, couple relations, parents and children and love mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like The Family Way: Take a Girl Like You (1970), A Foreign Affair (2003), Polish Wedding (1998), He's Such a Girl (2009), The Knot (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Take a Girl Like You (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young Jenny heads to the South of England to start a new career as a school teacher. Even before she has had a chance to settle in she meets Patrick, one of the local "lads". Within a short time she has her hands full when a number of the ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, farce, womanizer, couples, mate swapping, wedding, looking for sex, school, love triangle, suburbs, vengeance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england
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A Foreign Affair (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers need household help after their Ma passes away. They decide to join a romance tour to Russia to find and bring home a traditionally minded wife.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, social
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: singleness, looking for love, goofy hero, disorder, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, misfit, family life, couple relations, fall in love, eccentric family, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Polish Wedding (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The film centers on a big Polish family. Jadzia is the mother and the ruler of the Pzoniak family (she has five children). Though she's happily married to Bolek, she is also having a long-time affair with Roman. Her young daughter Hala is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, wedding, pregnancy, family relations, family life, romance, love affair, couples, parents and children, coming of age, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, detroit, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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He's Such a Girl (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The basic premise is that Whitney is a really great guy who is considered too gentle, too friendly, and too genuine to be straight. Actually, he's straight, and he's madly in love with his girlfriend Taylor. Whitney has a best friend, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, queer cinema
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, couples, disorder, couple relations, romance, workplace, love and romance, nothing goes right, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Knot (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple endures a series of mishaps right before their wedding day.
Style: humorous, touching, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, nothing goes right, disorder, couple relations, couples, friends, family relations, best friends, love and romance, wedding, woman urinating, female sitting on a toilet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Six newly-married, diverse, honeymooning couples face marital bliss and discord, finding out more about themselves, their significant others and life in this happy-go-lucky, quirky drama.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: honeymoon, newlyweds, couple relations, social differences, love and romance, romance, couples, tour guide, crumbling marriage, society, bollywood, on the road ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Easy Virtue (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British stuffiness out the window.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, stylized, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: culture clash, family relations, high society, manipulations, eccentric family, fish out of water, dishonesty, love and romance, mind game, parents and children, manipulation, meet the parents ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 20s, 1930s, 1960s ...
Place: england, europe, britain, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Total Chaos (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Total Siyapaa is an upcoming Hindi romantic comedy film directed by Eshvar Niwas and written by Neeraj Pandey.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, meet the parents, culture clash, eccentric family, parents and children, family relations, disorder, society, couple relations, love and romance, nothing goes right, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.7
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Suzie Gold (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, romance, love and romance, society, love triangle, fall in love, family gatherings, parents and children, family relations, interracial relations, unrequited love, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 490
Dirty Laundry (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After ten years, Sheldon returns from New York City to Paris, Georgia. His mother Evelyn, a laundress who is stubborn, ornery, opinionated, mean-spirited, insulting, and inflexible, has sent a ten-year-old boy who says he's Sheldon's son ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, small town, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, single parent, misfit, homecoming, parents and children, fish out of water, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, new york, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Tiptoes (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is reluctant to tell his fiancee that his parents, uncle and brother are dwarfs.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: twins, love, fall in love, family relations, siblings relations, family life, family problems, couples, human nature, introspection, dysfunctional family, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: phoenix arizona, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Big Wedding (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted son's wedding after his ultra conservative biological mother ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, family relations, family gatherings, eccentric family, parents and children, family feud, marriage, in-laws, adoption, comedy of errors, meet the parents, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 1K
Used People (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: At her husband's funeral, Pearl (Shirley Maclean), Jewish mother of two divorced and antagonistic daughters, meets an old Italian friend (Marcello Mastroianni) of her husband, whose advice years previously had stopped the husband leaving home. ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, sincere, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, one more chance, couples, sexual content, profanity, siblings relations, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, urban, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969, 1940s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Emma (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse has a rigid sense of propriety as regards matrimonial alliances. Unfortunately she insists on matchmaking for her less forceful friend, Harriet, and so causes her to come to grief. Through the sharp words of Mr. Knightley, and the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, feel good, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jane austen, matchmaking, marriage proposal, unlikely couple, couple relations, couples, opposites attract, society, young lovers, romance, love and romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: tense, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, disorder, fall in love, romance, dishonesty, family relations, parents and children, wooing, love and romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 30K
Mermaids (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old Charlotte Flax is tired of her wacky mom moving their family to a different town any time she feels it is necessary. When they move to a small Massachusetts town and Mrs. Flax begins dating a shopkeeper, Charlotte and her 9-year-old ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, swimming, small town, single parent, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, generation gap, parents and children, eccentric family, kennedy assassination ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1963, year 1964
Place: new england, usa, texas, dallas texas, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Roseanna's Grave (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Roseanna is dying of a heart condition, and all she wants is to be buried next to her daughter, in a cemetery that is getting full fast. The cemetery can't expand because Capestro, the man who owns the land next to the cemetery, won't ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, family relations, romance, family problems, death in the family, couple relations, eccentric family, life is a bitch, dealing with death, love and romance, couples, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 413
Colombian Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tali and Ori are a young Israeli couple. After attending their best friends' wedding, which ended in disaster, they have a big fight, which leads to Ori proposing. But there is trouble in paradise when Ori's conservative father meets Tali, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, family relations, romance, meet the parents, couple relations, friends, buddies, parents and children, nothing goes right, friendship, disorder, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Cheerful Weather for the Wedding (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: England, 1932. Today is Dolly Thatcham's wedding day, and her family is arriving at the manor house with all the cheerfulness, chaos and grievances that accompany such gatherings. Trouble soon appears in the shape of Joseph, Dolly's lover ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wedding, lovers reunited, under the surface, introspection, parents and children, love and romance, family problems, love triangle, ex lover, family relations, estate, friendship ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary, 30s, 20th century, year 1932
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tuscan Wedding (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Tuscan Wedding, the new romantic comedy from the creators of Loving Ibiza. Together with her father Tom and stepmother Marla, Sanne runs Casa Matrimonio, a luxurious villa in sunkissed Italy. The estate is located in Tuscany, a beautiful region ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, love triangle, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, siblings relations, family business, family relations, romance, eccentric family, adultery, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Once Upon a Time in the Midlands (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dek, a decent but somewhat dull man, enjoys a happy existence with beloved girlfriend Shirley. They live together with her 12-year-old, Marlene: her daughter by the delinquent Jimmy, who flew the coop years ago and hasn't been heard from since. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, love, romance, starting over, parents and children, family life, couple relations, human nature, haunted by the past, siblings relations, couples, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Private Fears in Public Places (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In Paris, six people all look for love, despite typically having their romantic aspirations dashed at every turn.
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, mind game, love and romance, romance, couple relations, looking for love, siblings relations, human nature, parents and children, couples, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Scenes of a Sexual Nature (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sex and love. Some seek it, some need it, some spurn it and some pay for it, but we're all involved in it. Set on one afternoon on Hampstead Heath in north-west London, the film investigates the minutiae of seven couples. What makes us tick?
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, thirtysomething life, romance, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, love affair, lifestyle, couple relations, sexual relations, looking for love, singleness, gay ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Passionada (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film is a romantic comedy about a Portuguese widow whose husband had been a fisherman who died at sea. The widow's teenage daughter wants to be a professional gambler and she convinces her mother to date a British man whose new in town. The ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: parents and children, gambling, love affair, starting over, golden years, opposites attract, teenage life, death in the family, small town, family relations, love and romance, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Sleeping Dogs Lie (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A recently engaged woman's life is thrown into turmoil after confessing to her fiancé that she once experimented with bestiality.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: zoophilia, animal sex, couples, family relations, romance, love affair, couple relations, haunted by the past, sexual relations, taboo sex, mother daughter relationship, marriage proposal ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Belle Epoque (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Portugal, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In 1931, a young soldier deserts from the army and falls into a country farm, where he is welcomed by the owner due to his political ideas. Manolo has four daughters, Fernando likes all of them and they like him, so he has to decide which one to ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: politics, soldier, marriage, love triangle, tango, lust, murder, jealousy, lesbian, romance, obsession, love ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: spain, europe, rome italy, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Love Is All You Need (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Romantic comedy from Academy Award winner Susanne Bier (Brothers, In a Better World), about two very different families brought together for a wedding in a beautiful old Italian villa.
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, fall in love, love and romance, breast cancer, infidelity, hairdresser, eccentric family, unlikely couple, chance meeting, family problems, family feud, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 4K
Georgy Girl (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Georgy has resigned herself to being one of life's accidents. She disapproves somewhat of her father's butlering James Leamington. She's tall, plump, sloppy and wistfully envious of what she conceives to be the life led by her ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, love triangle, love, hospital, piano, butler, roommate, bittersweet, virginity, infidelity, forbidden love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: london, england, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
This Year's Love (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The big-screen debut from Scottish stage director David Kane, This Year's Love is a comedy about the romantic misadventures of six young people in Camden, North London. The marriage of tattoo artist Danny (Douglas Hanshall) and dressmaker ...
Style: sentimental, witty, sexual, touching, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, marriage, lust, looking for love, love affair, honeymoon, breakup, couples, mate swapping, thirtysomething life, friends, urban ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Manual of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Four intertwined episodes on the joys and sorrows of love.
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, fall in love, love affair, infidelity, romance, couple relations, family relations, family life, marital crisis, husband wife relationship, love, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%