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Skills Like This (2007)
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Skills Like This (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Max Solomon faces the awful truth that he will never be a writer. So, in a desperate attempt to find his true calling, he turns to crime. In this inventive comedy, three friends have their lives turned upside down when one of them realizes that larceny might be his best skill.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: heist, crimes, friendship, romance, friends, couples, nothing goes right, disorder, unlikely criminals, criminal, self discovery, bank, love and romance, best friends, contests and competitions, love, sex, prison, bank robbery, female nudity, restaurant, theft, theater, security guard, female domination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, light and feel good films with plots about friends, couples, disorder, love and romance, romance, nothing goes right and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Skills Like This: Women Who Flirt (2014), Weddings and Other Disasters (2010), Bachelor Days Are Over (2011), Flip a Coin (2004), I Love You Too (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Women Who Flirt (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Zhang Hui is told by long-time best friend Xiao Gong that he has a new girlfriend, she is determined to learn new tricks to gain him back. Based on the novel written by Luo Fuman, "Everyone Loves Tender Women".
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, rivalry, love triangle, friendship, disorder, fall in love, seduction, couple relations, friends, love and romance, couples, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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Weddings and Other Disasters (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Romantically disillusioned woman finds herself organising her sister's wedding. Cue romantic mismatching and shenanigans...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, event planner, couples, introspection, self discovery, disorder, strong female presence, marriage, arranged marriage, singleness, hopes, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, florence
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Bachelor Days Are Over (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Arnaud nicknamed "Cui Cui" no longer knows which way to look. He is about to marry Anna but he is not sure he really loves her. To make matters worse, he falls in love during the stag party he has with his friends. And Léa, a nightclub ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, romance, introspection, buddies, couple relations, lifestyle, nothing goes right, disorder, couples, marriage, friendship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Flip a Coin (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: CASPER and PHILIP two friends in their mid twenties, share a flat and spend most of their time chasing after girls. They chat girls up together, then flip a coin about who gets to pursue her. PHILIP always wins, but CASPER is the lucky one with the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Plot: heist, love triangle, fall in love, crimes, nanny, womanizer, buddies, friendship, bet, seduction, friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, spain
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I Love You Too (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Written by comedian Peter Helliar, I LOVE YOU TOO stars Brendan Cowell as Jim, a 30-something emotionally stunted man whose inability to declare his love to his girlfriend, Alice, threatens to cost him the best thing he ever had but leads him to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, buddies, breakup, couple relations, wooing, society, empire, friends, couples, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Who's Your Monkey? (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In Jacksonville, Florida, four friends since grade school who are now in their early 30s face the challenges of adulthood: Hutto is about to become a father, Laith is intimidated by his girlfriend's sexuality, a grieving Bobby drinks heavily ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, tense ...
Plot: thirtysomething life, friendship, disorder, best friends, nothing goes right, dark humor, friends, crimes, car accident, surgery, grief, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Following a year in the life of James Sanchez, it's a story about a guy rapidly approaching thirty, who doesn't have a six-pack, full head of hair or a boyfriend. While his best friend Roxy, an actress-turned-activist, struggles with ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy, light ...
Plot: gay, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, couples, friends, friendship, singleness, twentysomething life, actor's life, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Back in the Day (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sometimes in order to move forward, you have to go back. And in this raunchy comedy, Jim Owens does just that when he heads home for his high school reunion. In an attempt to relive the glory days with his boys and explore an old romance, he nearly ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, hometown, buddies, nothing goes right, couples, silly humor, disorder, high school reunion, bachelor party, santa claus, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Someone Marry Barry (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A trio of friends scheme to find a wife for their socially inappropriate friend Barry, and end up finding a girl just like him.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, light ...
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: best friend, best friends, city life, disorder, hung over, twentysomething life, lifestyle, singleness, friends, nothing goes right, strong female presence, friendship between men ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 100 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating, light ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Pink Lemonade (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ever have one of those nights where nothing seems to be going right? Ever have a job that made you ponder "this place would be fun if it didn't suck so much"? Welcome to food-service hell. Natalie, the waitress, is on the verge of a ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, feel good, clever ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: friends, family relations, culture clash, love and romance, romance, buddies, parents and children, fall in love, disorder, bar fight
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
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Country: USA
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, captivating
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
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51%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Africa
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Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, semi serious ...
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Genre: Comedy, Family
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Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Costa Rican Summer (2010)
Genre: Comedy
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Girl from Rio (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, scenic ...
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: unlikely criminals, family relations, gangsters, silly humor, crimes, nothing goes right, disorder, chases and races
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Confessions of a Womanizer (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, light, entertaining, captivating, semi serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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