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Return to Green Acres (1990)
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Return to Green Acres (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tv movie that reunites most the show's cast members. The Douglases move back to New York. But when Haney tries to get everyone's property so that a developer can build on them, the residents go to New York to get Douglas to help them. But he's a little hesitant.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: farm, couples, small town life, small town, disorder, save the day, cons and scams, social relations, countryside
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about couples, small town, disorder, small town life, social relations, love and romance and romance mostly in Comedy, Family and Musical genres. Some movies like Return to Green Acres: Green Acres (1965), Taking Chances (2009), Hot T-Shirts (1980), Route 30 (2007), Sherman's Way (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 6K
Green Acres (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Green Acres is an American sitcom starring Eddie Albert and Eva Gabor as a couple who move from New York City to a rural country farm. Produced by Filmways as a sister show to Petticoat Junction, the series was first broadcast on CBS, from September ...
Style: realistic, sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Plot: farm, small town, countryside, fish out of water, workplace situations, small town life, workplace, family life, pets, hotshot lawyer, village life, social relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york
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95%
Taking Chances (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When he discovers that an Indian casino is about to be built over the town's historic battlefield, Chase Revere, the self-appointed protector of a small town's rather meager place in American history, joins forces with sexy but dangerous ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, fall in love, love and romance, partners, couples, small town life, unlikely partners, romance, small town, hopes, unlikely couple, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.3
 240
Hot T-Shirts (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In order to avoid the closure a bar the owner and some friends organize a wet-T-shirt competition. As they thought this attracks new people and certainly money.
Style: humorous, sexy, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: bar, nudity (full frontal - brief), workplace, contests and competitions, save the day, gender, social relations, small town, small town life, contest, teen sex comedy, female nudity ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 253
Route 30 (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: 3 interconnecting stories set along the Lincoln Highway in South Central Pennsylvania.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Plot: farm, urban legend, introspection, small town, society, amish, adventure, writers, friendship, moving, rivalry, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.4
 515
Sherman's Way (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eccentric Olympic has-been who prefers leisure to work, finds himself stuck with a rigid pre-law Yale student with no time for wasting time. Between skinny-dipping and stealing cars, this odd-couple learn from each other that balance is the key ...
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: disorder, couples, friends, unlikely couple, youth, nothing goes right, odd couple, lifestyle, eccentric family, introspection, small town, on the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
3 Days of Normal (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 3 Days of Normal follows the story of straight-laced deputy Bill Morgan who is quite content literally living within the quaint boundaries of Washington, New Hampshire. Bill’s stable and rather uneventful life is thrown for a loop when he finds ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, romance, self discovery, fall in love, small town sheriff, hopes, social relations, small town life, love and romance, actress, journalist, drunkenness
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new hampshire, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 1K
Head Office (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this comic take on big-business wheelings and dealings, an ambitious senator's son (Judge Reinhold) moves up the corporate ladder through undeserved promotions. But against his better judgment, he falls for a woman (the chairman's ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: boss and employee, workplace intrigue, rise to the top, dishonesty, workplace, power relations, workplace romance, workplace situations, cons and scams, job promotion, chaos and mayhem, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.1
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The Love Guide (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A comedy about a woman who saves her chicken farm and her family by agreeing to be the subject of a "reality show" with a celebrity Hollywood weight loss expert. Both women change and discover the true meaning of success (Imdb.com)
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: lifestyle, farm, reality tv, manipulation, life turned upside down, manipulations, tv show, family problems, disorder, couples, family in crisis, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Man About the House (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unscrupulous property developer wants to flatten the street to make way for new buildings.Householder George Roper is happy to take the offered money and run but his wife Mildred and their lodgers join with other residents to take a stand and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: apartment, landlord, couple relations, social relations, couples, disorder, restaurant, laxative, landlord tenant relationship, chef, sex, male female relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Soggy Bottom, U.S.A. (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small Southern town, the local sheriff tries to keep everything peaceful and under control.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, offbeat, humorous ...
Plot: americana, small town, moonshine, sheriff, small town life, lifestyle, society, nothing goes right, disorder, social relations, alcohol abuse, graphic violence ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 214
Sweet Talker (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When scam artist Harry Reynolds gets out of jail, he makes his way to the depressed coastal village of Beachport, where according to local myth, an old Portuguese treasure ship lies buried in the sand. Harry is an old pro at manipulating this ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: theme park, couples, disorder, cons and scams, small town, ship, fall in love, love affair, small town life, treasure hunt, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.9
 634
Yes, Giorgio (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A famous opera singer, Giorgio Fini, loses his voice during an American tour. He goes to a female throat specialist, Pamela Taylor, whom he falls in love with.
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Plot: opera, couples, romance, artists and showbiz, love and romance, fall in love, doctors and patients
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 19K
Funny Farm (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chevy Chase stars as Andy Farmer, a sportswriter who moves with his schoolteacher wife Elizabeth (Madolyn Smith) to the country in order to write a novel in relative seclusion. Of course, seclusion is the last thing the Farmers find in the small, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, fish out of water, farce, city country contrast, chase, couples, social relations, nothing goes right, starting over, writer's life, lifestyle, yuppie ...
Time: 80s
Place: vermont, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Out on a Limb (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While heading to the town where his sister, Marci, lives, big-city banker Bill Campbell is robbed by a woman who takes everything he has, including his clothes and a business document worth millions of dollars. Bill eventually reunites with Marci, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: small town, murder, beer, forest, nudity (full frontal - brief), disorder, screwball, social relations, family relations, switching roles, missing person, twins ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 345
Masquerades (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Algeria, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mounir Mekbek lives with his family in a small village in the heart of the Algerian countryside. Very proud and sure of himself, he has only one dream- to finally be appreciated by his fellow villagers. Screwing up his carefully maintained image is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, village life, small town life, small town, love and romance, couples, village, siblings relations, cons and scams, wedding, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: algeria, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Farm Girl in New York (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sam and Matt flee their small mid-western town for New York City, where hot girls roam the streets! After months of trying to pick up ladies and failing miserably, they come up with the idea to hold a fake audition to meet chicks. Hilarity ensues ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, friends, fall in love, audition, looking for sex, fish out of water, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, broadway, looking for love, broadway musical, inspiration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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36%
That's What She Said (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Longtime best friends Bebe and DeeDee are both wrestling with love. Bebe has met someone new and is in the exuberant phase of a budding romance. DeeDee is trying to move on from someone she can’t forget – mostly in destructive ways. As Bebe ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: strong female presence, nothing goes right, city life, twentysomething life, disorder, hung over, lifestyle, singleness, urban, friends, best friends, best friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Over the Brooklyn Bridge (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A put-upon Jewish deli owner in Brooklyn dreams of getting out from underneath the thumb of his domineering father and his haughty fashion-model girlfriend by buying his own restaurant in midtown Manhattan.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, rabbi, family life, parents and children, friends, couples, family relations, religions or cults, loan, love and romance, romance, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Good Intentions (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Meet Etta Milford. Loving Wife. Doting Mother. Armed Robber. Etta's husband constantly blows their money on make-shift inventions. When she decides to secretly take "investment" matters into her own hands - things quickly go awry! ...
Style: uplifting, not serious, feel good, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: crime gone awry, couples, couple relations, hidden identity, small town, eccentric family, small town life, disorder, parents and children, family life, lifestyle, feminism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Miss Firecracker (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A girl from Yazoo City, Mississippi pins all her hopes on winning the local beauty pageant.
Style: witty, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, underdog, beauty pageant, contests and competitions, love and romance, human nature, family life, family problems, couples, youth, looking for love ...
Time: 80s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, southern usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
I Married Who? (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Straight-laced Jordan (Martin) is about to marry Peter (Snedeker), a clean-cut ambitious attorney. Before she walks down the aisle, Jordan and her best friends, Claire (Adrienne Frantz) and Jessica (Daphnee Duplaix), head to Vegas for a bachelorette ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unlikely couple, eligible bachelor, life turned upside down, romance, love and romance, celebrity culture, couples, actor's life, disorder, showbiz, artists and showbiz, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
American Cowslip (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Blythe, California, a small town in the remote California desert, Ethan Inglebrink is an eccentric, agoraphobic heroin addict who is obsessed with his garden. This dark comedy follows the last days of Ethan's life as he struggles to find ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, dark humor, cynical ...
Plot: contests and competitions, friends, ambition, life is a bitch, drug abuse, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol, addiction, buddies, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
For Pete's Sake (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Henry (Streisand) is a woman who would do anything for her husband Pete-- including borrow money so he has a chance of making his dreams come true. But now there's the loan sharks to deal with...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Plot: loan shark, money, race against time, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes, family relations, couples, disorder, loan, screwball, eccentric family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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A Crime in Paradise (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the 1980 French countryside, farmer Jojo and his ill-tempered wife Lulu hate each other, though their respective interests speak against divorce. The only thing that keeps the oppressed Jojo from murder is the threat of the guillotine...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: unhappy marriage, crimes, couple relations, notoriety, husband wife relationship, village, divorce, farmer, lawyer, french countryside, social relations, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, europe, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Postmark Paradise (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Dirty Shame is the only bar in the small town of Paradise, Michigan. A burnt out, chain-smoking fortyish bar maid is the only waitress at The Dirty Shame. A group of local red necks conspiring to bring a mail order bride to their Midwest town ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, starting over, society, culture clash, couple relations, couples, romance, love and romance, immigrants, husband wife relationship, mail order bride ...
Time: 90s
Place: ukraine, michigan, usa, kiev ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 8K
Lola Versus (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just three weeks before her wedding, Lola (Greta Gerwig) finds herself suddenly without a partner when her longtime fiance, Luke (Joel Kinnaman), dumps her. With her 30th birthday looming and being forced to re-enter the New York City dating scene, ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, breakup, best friends, starting over, romance, singleness, hopes, lifestyle, introspection, disorder, life turned upside down, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Car 54, Where Are You? (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brash NYC policeman Officer Gunther Toody is partnered with stiff, by-the-book Officer Francis Muldoon to protect an important mafia witness prior to testifying against orgainzed crime in Brooklyn, all the while dealing with their personal lives, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, surreal, cult film ...
Plot: police, down on your luck, law enforcement, partners, goofy hero, nothing goes right, crimes, witnessing a crime, silly humor, police detective, disorder, police officer ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Let Them Chirp Awhile (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The basic storyline of the film follows Bobby and Scott, two young men in their late twenties who are struggling to make careers out of their artistic dreams but their competitiveness with each other gets in the way.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good ...
Plot: lifestyle, couples, looking for love, couple relations, twentysomething life, performer's life, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, down on your luck, urban, male female relationship, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
George and Mildred (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Big screen spin-off of the Seventies sitcom. Mildred Roper (Yootha Joyce, who died shortly after filming was completed) is determined to make husband George (Brian Roper) celebrate their wedding anniversary in style, at a posh hotel in London. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom
Plot: hitman, false accusation, couples, disorder, mistaken identity, gangsters, dishonesty, chaos and mayhem, wedding, criminal heroes, crimes, hotel ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Tortilla Heaven (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isidor's Tortilla Heaven is the best restaurant in New Mexico maybe even the world. But though his tortillas are scrumptious, his enchiladas divine, Isidor has never made a dime. Why? He lives in Falfurrias, population 73. One Sunday, while all ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, miraculous event, cooking and food, life turned upside down, hopes, small town, religions or cults, overnight success, jesus christ, jesus, social relations, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%