Movies like Lunch with Charles

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Lunch with Charles (2001)
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Lunch with Charles (2001)
Original name: Lunch With Charles
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman helps a potential immigrant to Canada choose his path in life.
Style: multicultural
Plot: musician, rock band, singer, jealousy, celtic, irish, beer, male female relationship, buddhist, immigrants, husband wife relationship, marriage, canadian, bed and breakfast
Place: hong kong, british columbia, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, captivating and semi serious films with plots about husband wife relationship, marriage, male female relationship, love and romance, couples, romance and friendship mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Lunch with Charles: La Brassiere (2001), My Name Is Fame (2006), The Leisure Seeker (2017), A Man Like Me (2002), Passion Island (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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La Brassiere (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
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Audience: date night, teens
Plot: fashion, battle of the sexes, workplace romance, wooing, workplace situations, disorder, workplace, romance, boss and employee, race against time, male female relationship, sexual humor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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My Name Is Fame (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fai, a talented actor who has won the Best New Artist of the Hong Kong Film Awards and always plays leading roles in television, is an arrogant guy who does not cherish the opportunities given to him. As he keeps on criticizing his co-workers, his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, ambition, couples, artists and showbiz, hotshot hero, showbiz, unsupportive coworkers, mentor, ex husband ex wife relationship, job interview, stuntman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
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The Leisure Seeker (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey from Boston to Key West, recapturing their passion for life and their love for each other on a road trip that provides revelation and surprise right up to the very end.
Style: road movie, tense, melancholic, captivating
Plot: alzheimer's disease, elderly couple, aunt niece relationship, road trip, dementia, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, sibling rivalry, grandfather granddaughter relationship, travel, husband wife conflict ...
Time: 90s, year 2016, year 1993
Place: florida, detroit, pennsylvania, massachusetts, new england ...
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A Man Like Me (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Iceland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A postal worker has some lunch in a chinese restaurant and falls in love with the waitress, who happens to be chinese. They start dating and quickly fall in and out of love, the waitress returning to China. The young man looks for comfort in his ...
Style: multicultural, romantic, captivating, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: chinese, interracial romance, cultural difference, dysfunctional family, social satire, male female relationship, follow your dream, longing, fall in love, lost love, chinese restaurant, asian ...
Place: iceland, scandinavia, reykjavik iceland, china, hong kong
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Passion Island (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The comedy of the year. This wannabe magical romance-drama is one of the most illogical films ever and the actors, if not director Kam Kwok-Leung, may be aware of it. Featuring CGI tears and paintings of corn-eating monkeys. The highlight: Chang ...
Plot: rain, divorce, husband wife relationship, friendship, male female relationship, beach, diary, paralysis, ex husband ex wife relationship, island, whale, environment ...
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Checking In (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In any Hotel, there are stories. Each guest there has one, a past, a conflict, as well as hope. Set in a hotel over the course of 24 hours, 'Checking In', tells five stories, each allowing us an insight into some of these guests. What ...
Plot: homosexual, gay, jealousy, friendship, love, husband wife relationship, life, homosexuality, friendship between men, friends who live together, conflict between friends, best friends ...
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The Raffle (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two out of work men come up with a money-making promotion to find the most beautiful woman in the world and to set up a raffle where the winner wins a date with her.
Plot: pregnancy, yacht, pregnant woman, scheme, sexy woman, lottery, cheerleader, female nudity, sports car, computer, motorcycle, ticket ...
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The Spinning Wheel of Time (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A filmmaker and his actress wife move into the filmmaker’s cabin in the woods, where they haven’t been for ten years. He sets about filming whatever he can in the area, including an alluring blonde who lives nearby.
Style: semi documentary, semi autobiographical, cult film
Plot: village life, photo model, jealousy, art, filmmaker, past, actress, filmmaking, end of the world, country, scarecrow, aging ...
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71%
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Love Now (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Young-joon and So-yeo are a young couple with their marriage relatively stable. On a day their mutual friend opens a wine bar, they come across Min-jae and Yu-na, a couple quite the opposite of themselves. After a trade of talks, Young-joon becomes ...
Style: captivating, romantic, erotic, entertaining
Plot: mate swapping, couple relations, relationships, fashion, romancing partners, designer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marriage crisis, husband wife relationship, partner, romantic relationship, love and romance ...
Place: hong kong
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Away We Go (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Verona and Burt have moved to Colorado to be close to Burt's parents but, with Veronica expecting their first child, Burt’s parents decide to move to Belgium, now leaving them in a place they hate and without a support structure in place. ...
Style: humorous, touching, talky, scenic, depressing ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, marriage, family relations, parenthood, parents and children, couple relations, eccentric family, sexual humor, supportive spouse, doubts and hesitations, road trip, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ali's Wedding (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a "white lie" which spirals out of control, a neurotic, naive and musically gifted Muslim cleric's eldest son must follow through with an arranged marriage, except he is madly in love with an Australian born-Lebanese girl.
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, sweet, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
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Time: contemporary
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Liminality (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An ensemble of interconnected twentysomethings struggle with the complications of life, work, and love as they cross paths in the city throughout one day.
Style: mumblecore
Plot: twenty something, marriage, long distance relationship, one day, bisexuality, single parent, paramedic, salesman, interlinked stories, vignette
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Monique (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Suffering from depression and marital problems, Alex mistakenly orders a life-size doll, whom he names "Monique". With the help of Monique, Alex turns his life around; however she soon becomes the envy of his friends and wife.
Style: disturbing, semi serious, captivating, satirical
Plot: relationship problems, marital problem, family problems, husband wife relationship, marriage crisis, family relations, in love, troubled marriage, marital crisis, changing lives, adulterer, doll ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Floored by love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A lesbian couple contemplating marriage and a family with a gay teen son taking in an unexpected visitor from the past find their lives not so far apart.
Plot: coming out, gay father, gay marriage, chinese, gay parent, gay couple, gay, makeover, stepfather, reconciliation, lesbian, arranged marriage ...
Place: vancouver, british columbia, canada
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Wilby Wonderful (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A day-in-the-life dark comedy concerning a group of islanders, their respective secrets, and one man's plan to kill himself quietly.
Style: realistic, witty, touching, light, biting ...
Plot: small town, island, human nature, parents and children, male female relationship, marriage, teenage girl, gossip, family relations, investigation, gay slur, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nova scotia, canada, canada, nova scotia
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Fast Lane to Malibu (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The film follows randy college boys Zack and Brian on a trip to Malibu for a party where there's a shortage of boys but a bevy of buxom girls. Beset on the way by car trouble, and various other distractions, the film also follows the journey of ...
Style: erotic, captivating, entertaining, sex comedy, sexploitation film
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Etiquette for Mistresses (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A story and friendship of five wealthy and successful women Georgia, Chloe, Stella, Charley, and the newest in the group Ina. The four older women take Ina under their wing as they teach her the "rules" in their "secret" world. ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, entertaining, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: mistress, paranoia, husband wife relationship, love triangle, paranoid schizophrenia, betrayal, group of friends, businesswoman, feud, jealousy, political intrigue, politics ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Shopaholics (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Compulsive disorders plague Hong Kong: Fong Fong Fong, a foundling who's now a nurse, is a shopaholic who seeks psychiatric help from Kan Yan (Choosey) Lee, who's frozen by an inability to choose. Into the mix come Kung Fu (Richie) Ho, a ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Swedish Moment (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Pop singer Kari and his girl dump a tightly wrapped mattress on a frozen lake. Things don’t quite go as planned, and the two go to Kari’s old drummer friend for help. Paranoia, jealousy and a series of increasingly absurd events ensue.
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: singer, secret, musician, pop singer, secret past, jealousy, social problems, crimes, criminal, relationship problems, male female relationship, mental disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Various Positions (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Josh is on track at law school and a place at his father's firm. As his family prepares for their traditional Passover celebrations, Josh hits a brick wall in the form of the alluring and troubled -and not quite Jewish enough- Cheryth. As ...
Plot: male female relationship, jewish, protest, israeli, religion, opposites attract, rabbi, university student, demonstration, college student, dormitory, orthodox jew ...
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48%
Random Love Story (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 52 min.
Story: This 50-minutes long TV production, Wiszniewski's only feature film, is the story of a young worker, who is given a flat by his union commission on condition that he gets married.
Plot: factory, worker, sister in law, unhappy marriage, husband wife relationship, marriage, forced marriage, apartment
Place: poland
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47%
The Grocer's Wife (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A meek young man allows a stripper to stay in his house while his domineering mother is hospitalized.
Style: neo noir
Plot: stripper, assassination attempt, pen pal, misogynist, death of mother, mistaken identity, extramarital affair, alienation, hospital, inspector, death, husband wife relationship ...
Place: british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
I Want to Go on Living (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman stops waiting for her med student boyfriend and marries a rich man so she can pay her grandmother's medical bills.
Plot: marriage of convenience, businesswoman, handicapped, election, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, grandmother, self sacrifice, grandmother granddaughter relationship, jealousy, doctor, wedding, love ...
Place: london, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
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Plot: husband wife relationship, marriage, infidelity, adultery, psychotherapy, arab, party, sex, prostitute, drugs, alcohol
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45%
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Calendar (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Armenia, Canada, Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A photographer and his wife travel across Armenia photographing churches for a calendar project. Travelling with them is a local man acting as their driver and guide. As the project nears completion, the distance between husband and wife grows.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, touching, clever ...
Plot: identity, translator, ruins, family relations, estrangement, couples, tour guide, chaos, family problems, love affair, curses spells and rituals, technology gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: turkey, canada, armenia, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Blue State (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: BLUE STATE is a romantic comedy about a disgruntled Democrat who actually follows through on a drunken campaign promise to move to Canada if George "Dubya" Bush gets re-elected.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: vietnam war, politics, culture clash, self discovery, political unrest, media, state affairs, starting over, democrat, political campaign, on the road, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 2004
Place: canada, usa, ohio, san francisco, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sammy and Rosie are an unconventional middle-class London married couple. They live in the midst of inner-city chaos, surround themselves with intellectual street people, and sleep with everybody - except each other! Things become interesting when ...
Style: talky, suspense, biting, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: politics, infidelity, interracial relations, culture clash, couples, social differences, human nature, political corruption, couple relations, society, love and romance, state affairs ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Good Times, Bed Times (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This is the story of Carrie (Sammi Cheng), who plays a tabloid reporter who is doing a story on pin up police officer Paul Ko (Louis Koo). The word around is that he is impotent and Carrie is looking for the truth. Of course, from there you are ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, battle of the sexes, femme fatale, womanizer, law enforcement, romance, dishonesty, obsession, breakup, couples, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
My Left Eye Sees Ghosts (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A car accident gives a spoiled, troubled young woman the ability to see ghosts, including one of a former classmate.
Style: emotional, sincere, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ghost, afterlife, unfulfilled love, friendship, hopes, supernatural, romance, last wish, redemption, obsessive quest, escapades, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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A Silent Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Through an Internet service, a Montreal professor arranges for himself a Mexican bride. But both husband and wife, even with their good intentions, are in for a bumpy ride toward marital harmony.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: love triangle, interracial relations, family relations, looking for love, opposites attract, human nature, social differences, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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42%