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Tiara Tahiti (1962)
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Tiara Tahiti (1962)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: James Mason and John Mills star in this comedy-drama about a tough colonel and a refined captain who clashed during the war, and continue their personal battle in peace-time Tahiti.
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious
Plot: island, hotel, military, graphic violence, resort, vengeance, rivalry, starting over, stock broker, ego clash, uninhibited rivalry, power relations, dancing, rich, investments, businessman, wealth, corruption, dancer, envy, native, hate, black market, british officer, naivete ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: tahiti, germany

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92 in the Shade (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young drifter returns to his home in Key West, Florida and attempts to open a fishing charter business, provoking a dangerous feud with a rival fishing sea captain.
Style: realistic, semi serious, atmospheric, humorous, offbeat
Plot: drifter, rivalry, feud, fishing, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, couples, social relations, human nature, small town life, small town, introspection ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
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Everything Must Go (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tony is a homosexual law student who quits his studies. With a van and a handful of cash, he hits the road hoping to become a salesman. This, however, turns out to be harder than he expected.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: homosexual, gay, male homosexuality, law student, crimes, buddies, dishonesty, gender, unlikely partners, nothing goes right, gays and lesbians, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: belgium, europe
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God's Thunder (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Brassac (Jean Gabin) is a drunken veterinarian who can't resist bringing home stray animals and humans. Lilli Palmer plays his long-suffering wife Marie. When he brings home the prostitute Simone (Michele Mercier), Brassac is not sure he is ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sexual, humorous
Plot: estate, prostitute, couples, animal life, alcohol abuse, love and romance
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Trial and Error (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After nearly 40 years of waiting for his big chance, Wilfred Morgenhall (Sellers) is given the case of defending Herbert Fowle (Attenborough) who is accused of murdering his wife (Beryl Reid). Despite Fowle's insistence of guilt, Moregenhall ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, courtroom drama, bird, murder, murder trial, satire, injustice, power relations, righting the wronged, disorder, hotshot lawyer ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hula Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Young women in a small Japanese town look to revive their home's declining fortunes by building a Hawaiian village tourist attraction.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hopes, dancing, starting over, small town, working class, society, social relations, small town life, rise to the top, tourist attraction, mining town, bankruptcy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan, asia
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Dinner at Eight (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A wry, insightful comedy of manners in which somewhat dizzy society matron Millicent Jordan arranges a dinner party to honor some visiting aristocrat while remaining oblivious to her husband's health and financial problems as well as her ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, cynical, talky, humorous ...
Plot: romance, dishonesty, rivalry, nothing goes right, love and romance, intrigue, couples, disorder, bad attitude, couple relations, alcoholic, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york
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The Family Game (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A sendup of the stereo-typical Japanese family: dad is a salaryman jerk, unable to relate to anyone; mom is a hopeless housewife; the older son is a moderate academic success; but the younger son is a rebellious goof-off for whom a tutor must be ...
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Plot: family relations, satire, bittersweet, youth, dedicated educator, society, lifestyle, power relations, parents and children, college life, teachers and students, skyscraper ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia
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Zapping (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Style: erotic, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: sex scene, making love, voyeurism, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivalry, twins, couples, vengeance, satire, male nudity, female nudity
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Matt and Karen have inconsiderate neighbours whose lawn sprinkler drowns their flowers. A feud errupts and a series of tit-for-tat actions develop and escalate.
Style: suspense, cynical, biting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: feud, neighbor, prank, professor, terror, couples, disorder, dark humor, family relations, starting over, lifestyle, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Late Shift (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: David Letterman vies with Jay Leno and his manager to succeed Johnny Carson, retiring from "The Tonight Show."
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Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Street in Palermo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Shut inside their cars, two women face off in a silent duel that is fought out in the intimate violence of their stares. A wholly female duel punctuated by the refusal to drink, eat and sleep; more obstinate than the sun of Palermo and more stubborn ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: strong female presence, rivalry, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, old woman, lesbian, driving, boat, cemetery, sleeping, car, bet ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Curse (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Senegal
Duration: 123 min.
Story: It is the dawn of Senegal's independence from France, but as the citizens celebrate in the streets we soon become aware that only the faces have changed. White money still controls the government. One official, Aboucader Beye, known by the ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, cynical, biting ...
Plot: political satire, wedding, racial issues, satire, dishonesty, nothing goes right, society, disorder, sexual dysfunction, manhood, couples, imperialism ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa, senegal
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Latin Lover (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The five daughters of a famous actor, all from different mothers and different nationalities, get together on the 10th anniversary of his death for a celebration of his career.
Style: tragicomedy, touching, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, parents and children, haunted by the past, ego clash, family life, family problems, rivalry, strong female presence, estrangement, siblings relations, family gatherings, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Chile, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After losing their bearings, a group of Chilean soldiers learns some lessons about their enemy's humanity in this dark comedy set during the 1970s war between Chile and Argentina. Digging in where they are, the troop soon discovers a nearby ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, tragicomedy, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: soldier, military, friendship, culture clash, anti war, human nature, society, patrol, island, border, rivalry, military life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two writers must face a dilemma that is common to anyone who has ever had an artistic friend: what happens when you have to give feedback, and the news isn't good? Sam, an aspiring screenwriter, and David, a successful magazine editor, have ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, witty ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ismail Merchant's feature directorial debut addresses a subject close to his heart: the expressive Urdu language of Northern India, in danger of extinction as political trends and modernization obscure its contributions to Indian culture. ...
Style: suspense, biting, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: Carmen, a journalist with two children, is on her third marriage, to Antonio, a record producer. Over the course of a year, we follow her through her discontents: Antonio's lateness, his fatigue when she wants to make love, his insistence on ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: journalist, record producer, journalism, media, mentally unstable, battle of the sexes, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, workplace, gender, crumbling marriage ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Runaway Horse (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Helmut and Sabine Halm have always managed vacations of lazy privacy at their favorite retreat on Germany′s Lake Constance. So when the energetic, handsome Klaus Buch turns up with his beautiful girlfriend Helene, Helmut is quite ready to dismiss ...
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, light, semi serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 119 min.
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Style: stylized, light, surreal, sexy, humorous ...
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Time: 60s, 50s, year 1960, 20th century, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The film consists of seven roughly 15 minute episodes, each showing what will happen if one or more of the Ten Commandments will be broken: Jérome Chambard is warned that he will lose his job if he continues to swear; Françoise Beaufort enamored ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous, contemplative ...
Plot: god, bittersweet, society, religions or cults, uncontrollable, crime and punishment, monastery, human nature, ten commandments, expensive gift, birth mother, stage actress ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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Style: suspense, sincere, biting, realistic, clever ...
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Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, homoerotic ...
Plot: world war two, love, sea, military life, military, island, u.s. navy, sailor, ocean, ship, rebelliousness, officers and cadets ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Hyenas (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Senegal, France, Switzerland, UK, Netherlands, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, biting, cynical ...
Plot: african, politics, satire, vengeance, pregnancy, infidelity, village, village life, rich and poor, ambition, society, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, senegal
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A fantastical re-imagining of the events of 1979, when Monty Python made Life of Brian and the debate about what is an acceptable subject for comedy was blown wide open.
Style: surreal, humorous, clever, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: actor's life, clergy, religions or cults, society, artists and showbiz, debate, friends, religion, christianity, ignorance, television, blasphemy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 98 min.
Story: Grant Cogswell, a liberal music critic decides to run for city council against a popular black incumbent and is assisted by a reporter who recently lost his job. Initially given no chance, things turn dark when Cogswell makes it into the general ...
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, humorous, political ...
Plot: ambition, satire, politics, unemployment, friends, society, against the odds, campaign, political campaign, election campaign, campaigning, underdog ...
Time: 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Stay Hungry (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Stay Hungry is a 1976 dramatic comedy film by director Bob Rafelson from a screenplay by Charles Gaines. The story centers on a young Birmingham, Alabama, scion, played by Jeff Bridges, who gets involved in a shady real-estate deal. In order to ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: bodybuilding, gym, friendship, contests and competitions, rivalry, romance, ambition, society, love and romance, social differences, fitness, competition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: birmingham alabama, usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Showboy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Christian Taylor, a writer on hit TV series Six Feet Under, is being profiled by a British documentary crew when he's sacked, though he doesn't know they've overheard the firing. They follow him to Las Vegas, where he is ostensibly ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, farce, womanizer, couples, mate swapping, suburbs, looking for sex, love triangle, school, vengeance, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england
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34%