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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, male female relationship, rock band, jealousy, singer, irish, celtic, marriage, beer, buddhist, immigrants, husband wife relationship, canadian, bed and breakfast
Place: hong kong, vancouver, british columbia

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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), The Leisure Seeker (2017), A Man Like Me (2002), Passion Island (2012), Checking In (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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La Brassiere (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Hong Kong bra company breaks tradition by hiring two men, Johnny and Wayne, to design an "ultimate bra" in 3 months...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: fashion, battle of the sexes, disorder, workplace situations, workplace romance, wooing, workplace, romance, boss and employee, race against time, male female relationship, modeling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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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, captivating, melancholic
Plot: alzheimer's disease, old couple, aunt niece relationship, road trip, elderly couple, dementia, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, husband wife conflict, sibling rivalry, reflection in water ...
Time: 90s, year 2016, year 1993, 1990s
Place: florida, detroit, new england, massachusetts, pennsylvania ...
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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, touching, romantic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: chinese, interracial romance, cultural difference, dysfunctional family, social satire, male female relationship, lost love, longing, fall in love, follow your dream, asian, chinese restaurant ...
Place: iceland, scandinavia, 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 ...
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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: life, love, friendship, husband wife relationship, gay, homosexual, jealousy, friendship between men, conflict between friends, homosexuality, gay man straight woman relationship, male homosexuality ...
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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: cigar smoking, female nudity, cigarette smoking, stockings, cheerleader, rolls royce, legs, pregnant woman, lingerie, sports car, yacht, motorcycle ...
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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: cult film, semi autobiographical, semi documentary
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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
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, ambition, couples, showbiz, hotshot hero, artists and showbiz, unsupportive coworkers, mentor, ex husband ex wife relationship, stuntman, job interview ...
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Love Now (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
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Style: captivating, entertaining, romantic, erotic
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Away We Go (2009)
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Duration: 98 min.
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61%
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Liminality (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 73 min.
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Style: mumblecore
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The Grocer's Wife (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
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58%
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Style: uplifting, sweet, sentimental, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
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Time: contemporary
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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: gay, coming out, gay teenager, arranged marriage, lesbian kiss, gay couple, lesbian, gay parent, gay marriage, lesbian couple, stepfather, interfaith relationship ...
Place: canada, vancouver, british columbia
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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