Movies like Sixten

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Sixten (1994)
 5.2
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Sixten (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 78 min.
Story: 13 year old Sixten really wants his father to meet someone he can marry. Without telling his father, he and his friends write an ad for the personal sections.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: single parent, teenage life, teenage love, youth, family relations, love and romance, looking for love, dishonesty, coming of age, disorder, hidden identity, mistaken identity, female director, children, father son relationship, dating, washing machine, bus driver
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and touching films with plots about youth, family relations, love and romance, teenage life, coming of age, parents and children and disorder mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Sixten: Grown Ups (2008), Bert: The Last Virgin (1995), Love at First Hiccough (1999), The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007), Just One of the Girls (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 598
Grown Ups (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Every year, Albert buys his daughter an initiatory journey to a European country. For her 17th birthday he chooses a trip to Sweden to look for a Viking's treasure. When they arrive in the rented house, it is occupied by Anika and Christine, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, art house
Plot: treasure hunt, single parent, coming of age, family relations, teenage life, teenage love, parents and children, love and romance, youth, couples, island, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bert: The Last Virgin (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is based on a series of immensely popular Swedish children's books, about the boy Bert, who is just hitting puberty and having the usual problems with it. But that's where the usual ends abruptly.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, high school, teenage life, meaningful kiss, family relations, high school hunk, romance, coming of age, youth, family, love and romance, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Love at First Hiccough (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Anja is a beautiful and very well proportioned high school senior... and still a virgin. She insists that she wants her first time to be with a guy, who knows what it's about. Her rich (and arrogant, pretentious and obnoxious) boyfriend Peter ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: youth, young lovers, love and romance, couples, shallowness, teenage life, siblings relations, high school, young love, first love
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 ⇓
66%
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Just One of the Girls (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chris has to change school to attend a music program, but a bully named Kurt is going to make his life impossible so he decided to dress as a girl to avoid this. Taking advantage of his condition he became (girl-)friend with Marie, and fell in love ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gender bending, teenage life, college, fall in love, high school, switching roles, hidden identity, friendship, teenage love, teachers and students, high school life, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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 ⇓
65%
Hair Under the Roses (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Luxembourg
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The discovery of sexuality through the eyes of a group of teenagers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: sexuality, coming of age, puberty, teenage life, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, best friends, breakup, sexual relations, wooing, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
 2K
The Reunion (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 35-year old Magnus Edkvist hates class reunions as much as anyone and usually skip them. Still he accepts an invitation for a reunion for class he left over twenty years ago. But he has his reasons, as there is a chance that his teen love Hillevi ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: reunion, high school reunion, class reunion, party, couples, family relations, youth, teenage life, romance, love and romance, marriage, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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More Grief Than Glory (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David is a teenager who feels he doesn't belong to a life where his family, friends and the girl he loves seem not to understand him.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, romance, youth, nothing goes right, family relations, couples, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage crush, coming of age, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.0
 117
Down Dog (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Every boy needs a father. Meet Frank. Lover and father. A high flying sex addict, told that he is dying, tries to connect with his teenage son by teaching him how to get the girl he likes.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, touching ...
Plot: starting over, family relations, single parent, estrangement, parents and children, rehabilitation, addiction, teenage life, coming of age, womanizer, father son relationship, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 406
The Graduates (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four friends head to Senior Week in Ocean City, Maryland, to celebrate high school graduation.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: beach, satire, teenage life, teenage love, best friends, nothing goes right, youth, love and romance, young lovers, buddies, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 1K
Easy! (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruno Beltrame makes a living of sorts. He wanted to be a great writer but he is content to write the books of others. He also gives private lessons to students who are not serious. Among his pupils is fifteen-year-old Luca, more quick-witted and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, rebellion, life turned upside down, troublemaker, disorder, family relations, rebelliousness, parents and children, youth, professor, coming of age, male masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
 133
Marine Life (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marine Life revolves around the choatic family life of June, a middle-aged lounge singer and mother. Aging and twice divorced, lounge singer June Nordstrom tries to cope with her fading beauty, her troubled offspring, her waning career and her young ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, emotional, semi serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, family life, love affair, single parent, love and romance, parents and children, midlife crisis, child as adult, youth, family relations, family problems, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Woman in Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An actor's career takes a "Tootsie"-like turn when he lets himself be cast as a woman in a movie.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: actor's life, hidden identity, fall in love, love and romance, gender bending, dishonesty, disorder, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, gender, male nudity, camera shot of bare feet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Neuilly Yo Mama! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Samy moves from the underdeveloped crime-ridden French suburb to the riches of Neuilly.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: racism, interracial relations, fish out of water, fall in love, teenage love, manners, disorder, misfit, love and romance, family relations, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Clever Little Girl Like Lotta (1992)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Lotta is a five old girl living in Sweden with her mother, father, brother and sister. She is living the very normal life of all children of her age...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, cycling, riding a bicycle, rebelliousness, parents and children, family, mischievous children, youth, female director, children
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hating Alison Ashley (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Classmates Erica Yurgen and Alison Ashley vie with each other to become the undisputed star of their class.
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, single parent, coming of age, high school life, power relations, family relations, teenage life, uninhibited rivalry, youth, misfit, sister sister relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Anyway, He's Definitely Dead (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedy about two men who meet in a detached house in the Stockholm archipelago to write a play, hunt roe dear, hava a sauna and relax. But a tabloid got a news story about the authors and sends a journalist to take photographs and bug their ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: sauna, disorder, journalism, domestic disturbance, media, artists and showbiz, island, deer hunting, investigative journalist, wiretap, mother, corpse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
I'll Take Sweden (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bob Holcomb will do anything to stop his daughter JoJo from tying the knot with her lazy boyfriend, even move her all the way to Sweden! But once they're "safely" out of the country, JoJo falls for a sly Swedish playboy.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: love and romance, youth, nothing goes right, hopes, starting over, disorder, couples, family relations, teenage love, parents and children, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Nobody's Perfect (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steve is a college freshman who plays tennis for the school. But he falls desperately in love with Shelly, also a tennis player. It's all downhill from there. Steve can't eat, he can't sleep, his grades drop, and he gets kicked off ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous
Plot: college, tennis, romance, mistaken identity, friendship, teenage life, switching roles, gender bending, cons and scams, comedy of errors, fall in love, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Time for Loving (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A comedy about the adventures of several families during their sea vacations.
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, touching, emotional ...
Plot: love affair, wooing, resort, teenage life, reunion, fall in love, beach, friends, disorder, friendship, looking for sex, youth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 3K
Balls (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, captivating, light ...
Plot: parents and children, looking for love, aging, immigrants, society, couples, family relations, wooing, couple relations, buddies, friends, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
She's Out of Control (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Los Angeles radio-station manager's girlfriend shows his teenage daughter how to be sexy.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage love, teenager, coming of age, teenage daughter, teen angst, father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, love and romance, family relations, child as adult, parents and children, single parent, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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In Bed with Santa (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Bed with Santa (Swedish: Tomten är far till alla barnen) is a 1999 Swedish comedy film directed by Kjell Sundvall. A German remake was made under the tiltle Meine schöne Bescherung.
Style: touching, humorous, offbeat, sexual, sentimental ...
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, christmas, love and romance, couples, couple relations, family gatherings, chaos and mayhem, santa claus, female stockinged legs, marriage, jealousy ...
Time: 90s
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Rage in Placid Lake (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Placid Lake has always been different. As an odd fish in a sea of mediocrity, his brilliant ideas are bound to get him into more trouble than success. So when he finds himself flying off the school roof and breaking every bone in his body on ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: adolescent boy, friendship, family relations, coming of age, eccentric family, romance, youth, graduation, teenage life, teenage boy, satire, high school life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Portnoy's Complaint (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The film focuses on the trials and tribulations of Alexander Portnoy, a Jewish man employed as the assistant commissioner of human opportunity for New York City. During a session with his psychoanalyst, he explores his childhood, his relationship ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: parents and children, repression, power relations, family relations, couples, religions or cults, coming of age, youth, love and romance, self discovery, adolescence vs adulthood, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 323
Zonad (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Zonad (Simon Delaney) is from space…probably. Or so the Cassidy family assume when they discover an apparent alien in a shiny red space suit and helmet passed out on the living room floor beside the drinks cabinet. The Cassidys and the people of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: mistaken identity, hidden identity, cons and scams, family life, family relations, social relations, dishonesty, disorder, village, con artists, alien, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
37%
Looking for Alibrandi (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film "Looking for Alibrandi" begins light-heartedly, and the viewer gets a very quick understanding of Josie's character through her interactions with her friends and family.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, social differences, parents and children, teenage life, fish out of water, high school hunk, love and romance, youth, society, single parent, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 5K
Goats (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Having a self-absorbed New Age mother and an estranged father means 15-year-old Ellis Whitman has grown up relying on an unconventional guardian: a goat-trekking, marijuana-growing sage called Goat Man. So when Ellis decides to leave the alternative ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light
Plot: family relations, boarding school, coming of age, teenage life, youth, parents and children, fall in love, eccentric family, roommate, boy girl relationship, divorced parents, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%