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Conversations with My Gardener (2007)
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Conversations with My Gardener (2007)
Original name: Dialogue avec mon jardinier
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A successful artist, weary of Parisian life and on the verge of divorce, returns to the country to live in his childhood house. He needs someone to make a real vegetable garden again out of the wilderness it has become. The gardener happens to be a former schoolfriend. A warm, fruitful conversation starts between the two men.
Style: sincere, talky, semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, captivating, sentimental
Plot: painter, starting over, friendship, male friendship, village life, village, friends, breakup, unfulfillment, crumbling relationship, love, cancer, female nudity, mistress, divorce, inheritance, gardener, dialogue driven, terminal illness, old friend, memory, vegetable, childhood home, nude sunbathing, french countryside
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france, southern france

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My Afternoons with Margueritte (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: france, europe, belgium
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Our Women (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
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The Girl from Paris (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
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Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Frenchmen (2003)
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Duration: 100 min.
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Place: europe, france
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: friendship, elderly, friends, golden years, aging, midlife crisis, retiring, career change, caretaker, building, janitor, condominium ...
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Place: europe, france, paris france
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
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Duration: 123 min.
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Duration: 93 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Amazing Catfish (2013)
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Duration: 107 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Country: France
Duration: 56 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Hello Lonesome (2010)
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Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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