Movies like My Name Is Juani

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My Name Is Juani (2006)
 5.0
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My Name Is Juani (2006)
Original name: Yo soy la Juani
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of women leave their small town and dud boyfriends behind for fun in Madrid.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: on the road, small town life, best friends, follow your dream, store, friendship, small town, parents and children, suburbs, urban, showbiz, suburban life, tough heroes, fall in love, city life, hopes, love and romance, society, youth, couples, friends, lifestyle, female nudity, male nudity, sms
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain

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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 love and romance, friends, friendship, youth, family relations, couples and lifestyle mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like My Name Is Juani: Cleopatra (2003), Hello Lonesome (2010), Caterina in the Big City (2003), Humble Pie (2007), The Sale of Paradise (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
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Cleopatra (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A retired teacher and a soap star leave their routines and the men in their lives behind and embark on a weekend trip.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: on the road, self discovery, friendship, midlife crisis, friends, introspection, couple relations, parents and children, unemployment, fall in love, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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95%
 6.5
 273
Hello Lonesome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lonely since his wife left him and alienated from his daughter, a cantankerous voice-over artist strikes up an unlikely friendship with his regular deliveryman. Many suburbs away, an elderly widow loses her license to drive and turns to her wry ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: friends, suburbs, golden years, urban, couple relations, friendship, unfulfilled love, city life, suburban life, estrangement, elderly, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Caterina in the Big City (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When her father, Giancarlo is transferred to Rome from the small country town of Montalto Di Castro, Caterina, a 12 years old girl, will discover her new classmates, a totally new world, an ambient extremely divided politically.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: elementary school, obsession, youth, human nature, friendship, parents and children, school, small town, social differences, high school life, urban, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.3
 577
Humble Pie (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At nearly 400 pounds, Tracy Orbison is a wide target. When he sets out to pursue his dream of acting, the grocery clerk finds an assortment of people waiting to dash his dreams. Through it all, Tracy remains irrepressibly upbeat, convinced he's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, on the road, follow your dream, teenage love, physical appearance, hopes, gang, social misfits, rise to the top, parents and children, siblings relations, working class ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Sale of Paradise (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Many immigrants, when they arrived in Spain, thought they had found paradise, soon thwarted all their dreams of prosperity. Many of them then decided to return to their land, but not so simple. In a pension match various immigrants end up ...
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: friendship, misfit, society, hotel, immigrants, social misfits, haunted by the past, social relations, friends, paradise, widower, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.7
 798
Walkaway (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Walkaway, a light-comedy drama, mocks the clutches of social obligations on young Indian professionals settled in New York City.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, couple relations, indian lead, urban, friendship, romance, love and romance, couples, friends, immigrants, fall in love, interracial relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Intimate Stories (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three people and a baby set off on separate journeys, along the same road; their disparate dreams and stories intertwine amidst the breathtaking deserted Patagonic route.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: on the road, human nature, redemption, small town, self discovery, friendship, parents and children, hopes, family relations, rise to the top, destiny, down on your luck ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: argentina, latin america, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Intrepido: A Lonely Hero (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A middle-aged man tries to get by in Milan while trying to retain his dignity.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: workplace situations, family relations, workplace, urban, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rebellious teenage girl wrestles with the true nature of miracles when her father begins to believe in a religious hoax which she has secretly created.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: hoax, life turned upside down, small town, family relations, holiday, disorder, store, cafe, self discovery, parents and children, cons and scams, miraculous event ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Welcome to Sajjanpur (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Mahadev (Shreyas Talpade) is an unemployed graduate with a Bachelor of Arts from Satna college, who is forced to make a living writing letters for the uneducated people of his village. His real ambition is to become a novel writer. Through his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: small town life, ambition, love and romance, small town, rebelliousness, bollywood, couple relations, parents and children, campaign, politics, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 180
V.O.S. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A game between four characters. A comedy about love and friendship. A film about the great lie of story telling that moves between reality and fiction.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, romance, battle of the sexes, introspection, couple relations, fall in love, friendship, love affair, love and romance, couples, friends, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 461
Things to Do (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Office worker, Adam, quits work to return to his childhood home and settles into the comforts of his parent's backyard. A chance meeting with a friend from his past leads to them making a "Things to Do" list so they can fulfill some ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: office, babies and infants, store, getting home, prom, suicide, friendship, urban, city life, hopes, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Stockholm Boogie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: We are following the two cousins and best friends, Jerka and Hoffa, during a typical night out in Stockholm. It's summertime and anything can happen.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, drugs/alcohol, buddies, on the road, singleness, friends, breakup, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, summer, breaking up with girlfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bunny and the Bull (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young shut-in takes an imaginary road trip inside his apartment, based on mementos and memories of a European trek from years before.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, surreal, captivating ...
Plot: odd couple, agoraphobia, buddies, on the road, obsessive quest, introspection, wilderness, friendship, love triangle, escapades, love and romance, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
 812
LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: human nature, friendship, urban, looking for love, twentysomething life, computers and web, city life, love and romance, introspection, couple relations, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Anita Takes a Chance (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fifty-something widow Anita loses her lifetime dream job as a cinema attendant when the new owner wants to tear down the old theater and build a trendy multiplex in its stead. Depressed at first, Anita finds comfort in watching the shirtless hunks ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: aging, infidelity, bus, love affair, office, unfulfilled love, beach, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples, golden years, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 304
American Chai (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film deals with an Indian American student who wanted to pursue his love of music over the more 'typical' academic endeavors of Indian Americans (e.g., medicine, engineering, law, and business).
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, witty
Plot: college, comedy of errors, buddies, immigrants, indian lead, social misfits, coming of age, follow your dream, friendship, parents and children, culture clash, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 431
Kick'n Rush (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story revolves around Jakob, Bo and Mikkel - three friends who spend their days lusting over unattainable women and engaging in a variety of illegal activities (i.e. they'll rent a movie and then break into a house to watch it). After ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, teenage love, buddies, social misfits, high school, young lovers, suburbs, follow your dream, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.3
 385
Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, clever, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: social misfits, suburbs, misfit, urban, buddies, fall in love, city life, love and romance, society, friends, lifestyle, mental breakdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 306
Acne (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Uruguay, Argentina, Spain, Mexico, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At the age of 13, Rafael Bregman has already lost his virginity, but has never kissed a girl. With his pimple-riddled face, his dysfunctional family, and a lowered self-esteem, getting this much anticipated first kiss proves trickier than expected. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: disco, school, prostitute, tennis, youth, social misfits, underdog, coming of age, teenage life, lifestyle, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
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November (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Impelled by a spirit which still preserves a patina of idealism, Alfredo arrives to Madrid with the intention to create "a performance that is free, straight from the heart, capable of making people feel alive". His concept of what acting ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Plot: idealism, theatre group, anarchist, artists and showbiz, ambition, artist, pubic hair, theater, actor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: parents and children, teenage love, teenage life, lifestyle, youth, family problems, family relations, single parent, coming of age, wooing, adolescence vs adulthood, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Kisses for Everyone (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Three students are sent by their families to Cadiz in 1965, his last chance to pass and become what is expected of them. The appearance of some dancers disrupts their commitments: boys lose the course and girls, their work. But together they learn ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: lesbian, prostitute, friendship, love and romance, school, youth, romance, dancer's life, looking for love, pregnancy, coming of age, couples ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, spain, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 4.7
 199
City Baby (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sexy. Style-conscious. Extreme love affairs. Complicated friendships. Life happens all too quickly when Cloey is reluctantly plucked from her comfort zone and complete reliance on others is overturned – a secure relationship with her boyfriend ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, sincere
Plot: coming of age, infidelity, drugs/alcohol, rock, urban, best friends, twentysomething life, friends, city life, love triangle, artists and showbiz, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 401
No Shame (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A script fell to Isabel by chance. In reading it you realize it's the same story of the romance she had with the film director Mario Fabra, author of the script. Isabel decides appointment with Mario, who was not seen again, but at the moment ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, biting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: actor's life, ego clash, teachers and students, lovers reunited, school, romance, love and romance, couples, artists and showbiz, aging, rise to the top, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Falkenberg Farewell (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's the last summer in Falkenberg for five childhood friends. David yearns to be a child again and Holger never wants to move away. Jesper constantly returns home without anybody really noticing that he’s been gone. Jörgen finances his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: friendship, coming of age, best friends, youth, small town, friends, small town life, adult as child, escape from reality, grownups, burglary, childhood friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 674
Material (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Cassim Kaif is a young Muslim man who works in his father's fabric shop in Fordsburg, Johannesburg. In the family tradition, Cassim, as the only son, is expected to take over the family business from his father.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Plot: follow your dream, urban, parents and children, family business, twentysomething life, hopes, family relations, performer's life, artists and showbiz, workplace, career change, family tradition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Be All and End All (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At fifteen Robbie has only one thing on his mind - losing his virginity. The problem is that he's in hospital with a fatal heart condition. And who has to overcome the odds and help him fulfil his final wish? His best friend Ziggy.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, best friends, high school, looking for sex, hospital, hopes, youth, friends, teenage life, wish come true, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 1K
Queen Sized (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An overweight girl, Maggie Baker, is elected Homecoming queen by the mean girls in the high school.
Style: semi serious, humorous, uplifting, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: best friends, social misfits, underdog, high school, high school life, physical appearance, teenage life, against the odds, ambition, hopes, misfit, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
I Don't Have Many Friends (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Second year high school student Kodaka Hasegawa has transferred to his new school about a month ago, but he still hasn't made any friends. Kodaka Hasegawa was born from a Japanese father and a British mother. Because of his appearance, people ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, friendship, high school life, teenage life, youth, social relations, friends, teenage love, physical appearance, love and romance, society, manga
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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