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Sons of Provo (2004)
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Sons of Provo (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will, Kirby, and Danny are the hottest new sensation in Mormon pop music! Will is an aerobics instructor, Danny is a student of eastern philosophy, and Kirby is a scrapbooking specialist. Together, they make up the band "Everclean" and they have taken the Mormon boy band scene by storm. Sons of Provo chronicles the struggles and successes of a group of boys fighting to become the most spiritual Mormon boy band in history.
Plot: mormon, boy band, fictional band, mormonism, latter day saints, garage band, recording studio
Place: utah

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about artists and showbiz, music, rock and roll, friends, musician, lifestyle and runaway mostly in Comedy, Music and Drama genres. Some movies like Sons of Provo: The Home Teachers (2004), The R.M. (2003), The Best Two Years (2004), Suits on the Loose (2005), The Last Polka (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Home Teachers (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Stocky Greg's passion is football, and he rounds up his family from their respective church meetings and rushes home just in time to make the kick-off of the Sunday afternoon Vikings game. He has just planted himself in front of his massive ...
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Place: utah
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The R.M. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Duration: 94 min.
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Duration: 105 min.
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Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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