Movies like Football Rules Ok

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Football Rules Ok (2000)
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Football Rules Ok (2000)
Original name: Fussball ist unser Leben
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, realistic
Plot: athlete's life, obsession, unlikely partners, lifestyle, idol, athlete and trainer, family problems, abduction, fan, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, bet, hiding place, betting, soccer, family history, family feud, sex, motivation, stalker, female nudity, family relations, football player, coach, brother ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany

Most similar movies to Football Rules Ok

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about family relations, lifestyle, couples, family problems, couple relations, parents and children and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Sport genres. Some movies like Football Rules Ok: Bad Parents (2012), Enlightenment Guaranteed (1999), The Hairdresser (2010), North Curve (1992), Empty Nest (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bad Parents (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suburban mom relives her season with the soccer obsessed sports parents whose outrageous "win at all costs" behavior spirals out of control.
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: soccer, eccentric family, family relations, obsession, sport team, rivalry, youth, parents and children, sport, suburban life, fish out of water, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Enlightenment Guaranteed (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two middle aged German brothers - one New Age and recently divorced, the other uptight and sceptical - travel to a Zen monastery in Japan in search of enlightenment, or perhaps just in search of themselves.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: culture clash, travel, zen, new age, partners, love and romance, hopes, urban, human nature, couple relations, society, odd couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Hairdresser (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When a salon refuses to hire her because of her plump figure, irrepressible hair stylist Kathi plots revenge by opening her own beauty parlor next door. But when she faces a cash-flow problem, Kathi resorts to some creative means of raising capital.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: beauty salon, follow your dream, physical appearance, workplace, family relations, fashion, power relations, lifestyle, boss and employee, hopes, workplace situations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 123
North Curve (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: soccer, rivalry, society, contests and competitions, buddies, urban, obsession, social relations, hoodlum, football stadium, female nudity, drunk ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 6.4
 837
Empty Nest (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Empty Nest tells the story of a couple who have to struggle to find themselves after their children grow up and move out. It starts out as a fairly simple story of a couple but becomes complicated by a series of events that may or may not be ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: aging, couples, couple relations, family problems, elderly, college, parents and children, love and romance, family life, midlife crisis, artists and showbiz, leaving home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Am I Beautiful? (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, emotional, realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, couples, sexual content, infidelity, love affair, human nature, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), family problems, society, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, germany, europe, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The House of Branching Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sort of "Divorce Finnish Style," Mika Kaurismäki's rambunctious comedy, The House of Branching Love , recounts the breakup of a thirty-something professional couple - Juhani, a family therapist, and his wife, Tuula, a successful ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family relations, farce, battle of the sexes, breakup, family problems, couples, destructive relationship, nothing goes right, domestic disturbance, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, jealous spouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 ⇓
62%
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 5.0
 687
Bark! (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A veterinarian is called to examine a woman who thinks she is a dog.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: mental illness, dysfunctional family, love and romance, misfit, lifestyle, family problems, family relations, couples, couple relations, suburban life, crumbling marriage, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dishonesty, lifestyle, couple relations, love and romance, friendship, love affair, family problems, family relations, couples, unfulfillment, strong female presence, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, siblings relations, uninvited guest, eccentric family, family life, couple relations, family gatherings, family problems, interracial relations, couples, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Any Way the Wind Blows (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Antwerp, at the beginning of June. On a sunny Friday, eight people dream of having a different life. There's wind and music, police and paranoia, gossip and fighting. There's an old virus, an astrayed frisbee, a dead horse, and a ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: womanizer, family problems, couple relations, friendship, buddies, lifestyle, family relations, deadly virus, petty criminal, friends, looking for sex, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antwerp, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Birds of America (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A regular guy struggles with a repressive home and professional life, as well as making amends for the trouble his free-spirited brother and sister cause about town.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, couples, family problems, estrangement, youth, family gatherings, vengeance, parents and children, lifestyle, family life, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
In Memory of My Father (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The youngest son of a legendary Hollywood producer, a Robert Evans type, accepts a bribe from his father to document his death.
Style: touching, humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, family problems, lifestyle, love and romance, hollywood, parents and children, brother brother relationship, dysfunctional family, narcissism, corpse, film producer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Whiskey with Vodka (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A renowned actor named Otto is the epitome of the problematic but beloved ladies man. Even when drunk he still knows more about filmmaking than does the amateur who is directing him in his latest movie. But what should the unreliable star do when a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, contemplative, offbeat
Plot: lifestyle, love and romance, showbiz, alcohol abuse, troublemaker, actor's life, artists and showbiz, aging, drinking, drunk, actor, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.
Style: touching, semi serious, emotional, humorous, realistic
Plot: parents and children, family relations, lifestyle, wooing, dysfunctional family, family problems, love and romance, pregnancy, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, single parent, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Grill Point (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the style of a documentary this tragic comedy tells the story of a relationship crisis between two married couples and their longing to break out of their miserable daily lives. In this East German post-wall movie Andreas Dresen introduces the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, clever
Plot: couples, adultery, couple relations, working class, thirtysomething life, family problems, secret love, introspection, midlife crisis, misfit, crumbling marriage, skyscraper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of Peter McGowan, a chain-smoking, impotent, insomniac playwright who lives in Los Angeles. Once very successful, he is now in the tenth year of a decade-long string of production failures. He finds himself bonding with a new ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, single parent, dog, couple relations, introspection, parents and children, family life, family problems, family relations, couples, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 6.3
 975
Here and There (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia, USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Here and There (Serbian: Tamo i ovde) is a Serbian film which was premiered at the Belgrade Film Festival FEST 2009. Here and There follows two interconnected stories on two different continents. Robert (Thornton), a depressed New Yorker, tries to ...
Style: sentimental, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: immigrants, family relations, fish out of water, lifestyle, misfit, life is a bitch, eviction, disorder, culture clash, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, serbia, europe, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 421
Raising Genius (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film is about a boy who locks himself in the bathroom to work out math equations on the shower wall. The boy has obsessive compulsive parents. The boy is obsessed with a cheerleader named Lacy, who lives across the street from.
Style: psychological, humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: dysfunctional family, prodigy, family relations, parents and children, family life, eccentric family, family problems, couples, couple relations, youth, lifestyle, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Rudo and Cursi (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brothers living a hard life of manual labor in rural Mexico have a simple dream: saving enough money to build their mother her dream house. But fate has other plans. A friendly game of soccer leads to first Rudo, then to Cursi being taken on by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, offbeat ...
Plot: soccer, self discovery, ego clash, rivalry, desire for fame, ambition, rise to the top, family problems, overnight success, scout, crumbling relationship, step siblings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Mariages ! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ils ont 25 ans et se marient aujourd'hui.Ils ont 35 ans, se sont unis il y a dix ans et se déchirent aujourd'hui.Ils ont 45 ans, se sont déchirés il y a dix ans et tentent aujourd'hui de se réconcilier...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: midlife crisis, obsession, love and romance, family gatherings, parents and children, lovers reunited, love affair, wooing, couples, lifestyle, infidelity, impossible love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Stuart Saves His Family (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stuart Smalley, the Saturday Night Live character, comes to the big screen. Stuart, the disciple of the 12 step program, is challenged by lifes injustices.
Style: humorous, dark humor, not serious, realistic, satirical ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, farce, nothing goes right, family problems, disorder, family life, self discovery, couple relations, lifestyle, eccentric family, down on your luck, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.3
 443
Bleacher Bums (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1979 stage play written by Chicago's Organic Theater Company, BLEACHER BUMS details the exploits of a group of baseball fans as they sit in the bleachers of Lakeview Park watching a game between the hometown Bruins take on the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gambling, friends, baseball, follow your dream, against the odds, rivalry, lifestyle, couple relations, ambition, athlete's life, buddies, sport ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Purely Belter (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gerry and Sewell are broke. Gerry's still at school and Sewell is unemployed/ They botyh wish for better things in life. Owning two season tickets to their beloved football club is their biggest dream of all. The tickets cost £1000 - ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, youth, society, theft, money raising, working class, drug abuse, couples, sport team, family relations, hopes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Man from Left Field (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After taking a job managing a little league team, a homeless man inspires the kids to reach for it all and they inspire him to reclaim his life.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, emotional, semi serious ...
Plot: single parent, ambition, athlete's life, rivalry, contests and competitions, parents and children, sport, underdog, follow your dream, youth, hopes, sport team ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Friend of Mine (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An introverted insurance executive at a car rental service is annoyed by his hyperactive, garrulous coworker, but the two end up becoming friends.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, non-linear ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, lifestyle, love and romance, disorder, friendship between men, opposites attract, loneliness, unfulfilled love, fast talker, wild ride, contact ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, barcelona, hamburg germany, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Drifting Clouds (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland, Germany, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tram driver Lauri looses his job. Shortly later, the restaurant where his wife Ilona works as a headwaitress is closed. Too proud, to receive money from the social welfare system, they hardly try to find new jobs. But they are completely unlucky and ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Plot: unemployment, restaurant, society, layoff, waitress, loss of son, death in the family, couple relations, alcohol abuse, down on your luck, life is a bitch, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: finland, europe, spain, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 4K
Landline (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A teenager living with her sister and parents in Manhattan during the 1990s discovers that her father is having an affair.
Style: captivating, entertaining, feel good, humorous
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, family problems, infidelity, teenager, lifestyle, deception, life turned upside down, parents and children, escapades, happy ending ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 4K
Motherhood (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Motherhood is a comedy written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann, and stars Uma Thurman, Anthony Edwards and Minnie Driver. Shot on location in New York’s West Village, focuses on the dilemmas of motherhood, such as marriage, work, and self, ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: best friends, friendship, family life, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, friends, disorder, couples, lifestyle, feminism, city life ...
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%