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Laura Lansing Slept Here (1988)
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Laura Lansing Slept Here (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With a glittering cast that includes Katharine Hepburn and Karen Austin in lead roles, Laura Lansing Slept Here is a humorous family movie. Hepburn plays Laura Lansing, a novelist who undergoes an identity crisis as, despite her fame and fortune, she feels something is missing from her life. Entering into a quest to return a degree of normalcy to her life, Lansing's attempts provide many comedic moments, as well as a salient lesson for the famous author.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: fish out of water, family relations, survival, obsession, romance, family life, couples, social differences, writer's life, disorder, haunted by the past, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, relationship vs career, dull life, writers, pregnancy, taxi, accountant, housewife, wager, child, suburbs, guest, publisher ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and feel good films with plots about family relations, couples, love and romance, disorder, family life, romance and parents and children mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Laura Lansing Slept Here: Love Thy Neighbor (1984), A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011), Feed the Fish (2010), The Reunion (2002), A Nanny for Christmas (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Love Thy Neighbor (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Suburbanites Danny and Linda try to overcome their various differences and try to get along after his wife and her husband run off with each other.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, suburbs, couple relations, suburban life, love affair, family life, family relations, family problems, couples, bittersweet, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jennie Garth of "90210" stars as Susan, an unemployed Los Angeles museum curator and widowed single mom temporarily living in a small California town with her three sensitive sons. Jake (Brad Rowe of "General Hospital") is a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself - The Play (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When Madea gets sick, her family comes to her aid. What they don't realize is that they're the ones who need her help. As always, Madea's cockeyed outlook on life saves the day and guarantees side-splitting laughs along the way.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: eccentric family, family life, teaching the ways of the world, family problems, nothing goes right, family relations, goofy hero, fish out of water, prison life, prison, couples, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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65%
Tyler Perry's Aunt Bam's Place - The Play (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One weekend, Aunt Bam's nephew-in-law Stewart is granted a court-ordered visitation with his children. Although his new, much-younger wife Mona is a bundle of nerves, Stewart seizes the opportunity to reconnect with his children, whom he loves ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, emotional, sentimental, realistic
Plot: couples, family problems, family life, family relations, couple relations, disorder, strong female presence, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, parents and children, african american protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Feed the Fish (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Follows the journey of Joe Peterson, a burned out children's book writer who's approaching a midlife crisis.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: disorder, writer's life, midlife crisis, fish out of water, social relations, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, misfit, lifestyle, parents and children, fall in love, friendship ...
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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: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Plot: high school reunion, bully, family relations, couples, love and romance, romance, youth, teenage life, marriage, party, adultery, gay ...
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A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: nanny, love and romance, christmas, comedy of errors, fall in love, workplace, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, couples, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, beverly hills
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59%
Changing Sides (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ariane and Hugo decide to exchange the lives they lead to escape from their routine, which after ten years of marriage, gives them the feeling of being hamsters in a wheel. She suddenly finds herself at the head of a construction equipment rental ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, witty ...
Audience: family outing
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55%
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A Madea Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: When a family meets for Christmas at their posh Cape Cod estate, family arguments and secrets cause a stir. It takes a real down-to-earth family - like Aunt Bam and the almighty Madea - to save this holiday.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
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50%
Look Who's Talking (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mollie is a single working mother who's out to find the perfect father for her child. Her baby, Mikey, prefers James, a cab driver turned babysitter who has what it takes to make them both happy. But Mollie won't even consider James. ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, sweet, funny ...
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night, kids, teens
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Postmark Paradise (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
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Raising Flagg (2006)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 103 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Surrender (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
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The Pleasure of His Company (1961)
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40%
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36%
The Goodbye Girl (2004)
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