Movies like Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage

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Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage (2011)
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Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rebellious teenage girl wrestles with the true nature of miracles when her father begins to believe in a religious hoax which she has secretly created.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hoax, teenage life, youth, miraculous event, family relations, religions or cults, parents and children, self discovery, hopes, cafe, society, small town life, overnight success, dishonesty, small town, disorder, life turned upside down, cons and scams, social relations, store, holiday, christmas, media, teenager
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about family relations, parents and children, society, youth, social relations, coming of age and hopes mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage: Tortilla Heaven (2007), On Air (2012), Geraldine's Fortune (2004), Preggoland (2014), Welcome to Sajjanpur (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
And Now a Word from Our Sponsor (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Adan Kundle, CEO of a major advertising agency, is discovered unconscious in front of a wall of TVs. When he wakes in the hospital, Adan can only communicate through advertising slogans.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, biting
Plot: mental illness, rivalry, life turned upside down, family relations, top executive, wisdom of life, media, self discovery, workplace, parents and children, miraculous event, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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95%
Tortilla Heaven (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isidor's Tortilla Heaven is the best restaurant in New Mexico maybe even the world. But though his tortillas are scrumptious, his enchiladas divine, Isidor has never made a dime. Why? He lives in Falfurrias, population 73. One Sunday, while all ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: restaurant, hopes, miraculous event, cons and scams, society, dishonesty, small town life, small town, religions or cults, social relations, life turned upside down, cooking and food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico
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90%
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On Air (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A well known radio talk show host lives as a recluse during the day, until she found her real mother.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: radio show, dishonesty, disorder, opposites attract, midlife crisis, self discovery, love and romance, hopes, introspection, media, family relations, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Geraldine's Fortune (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Geraldine Elmhurst Liddle - Deen to her friends - is up against five other contestants for the $2 million jackpot on the game show "Bring Home the Bacon!". News of her upcoming appearance on the show takes her small New Brunswick hometown ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: small town, lottery, siblings relations, rivalry, family relations, social relations, contests and competitions, parents and children, couples, small town life, elderly, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 659
Preggoland (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A 35-year-old woman fakes being pregnant to fit in with her friends.
Style: humorous, realistic, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dishonesty, family relations, friends, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, disorder, pregnancy, parents and children, unfulfillment, best friends, female protagonist, faked pregnancy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Welcome to Sajjanpur (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Mahadev (Shreyas Talpade) is an unemployed graduate with a Bachelor of Arts from Satna college, who is forced to make a living writing letters for the uneducated people of his village. His real ambition is to become a novel writer. Through his ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: ambition, politics, small town, dishonesty, couples, small town life, social relations, unfulfillment, hopes, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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61%
 5.8
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The Italian (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life smiles at Dino Fabrizzi,a cool forty-two-year old Italian. Not only is he the most successful salesman at The Maserati dealership in Nice but he has had a steady (and hot) relationship with Hélène,his girlfriend, who is beginning to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: parents and children, boss and employee, disorder, dealer, dishonesty, family tradition, couples, urban, society, couple relations, hidden identity, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Turning Green (2005)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in late 1970s Ireland, it tells the story of 16-year-old James Powers, an American who finds himself lost after his mother dies and he is forced to live with his three Irish aunts. Displaced and depressed, he longs for a way to make it back to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, sincere
Plot: coming of age, bookies, teenage life, follow your dream, society, kids in trouble, social relations, overnight success, family relations, danger, youth, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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My Name Is Juani (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of women leave their small town and dud boyfriends behind for fun in Madrid.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, sexual
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, parents and children, youth, best friends, small town, society, store, urban, lifestyle, showbiz, follow your dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Growing Op (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a teenage boy coming of age in a suburban grow-operation, where every day is paradise or fresh hell. But it's always a trip. Sheltered all his life and home-schooled by loving parents who are also committed criminals, Quinn Dawson ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, witty, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, teenage life, suburbs, coming of age, parents and children, suburban life, teenage love, youth, lifestyle, disorder, social relations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Year Dolly Parton Was My Mom (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Elizabeth Alison Gray is just your average suburban 11-year old waiting for adolescence to arrive when she finds out her whole life has been a lie. With only her imagination to guide her, she runs away to find the truth.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: adoption, coming of age, parents and children, hopes, on the road, obsessive quest, family in crisis, family problems, self discovery, family relations, life turned upside down, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, canada, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
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Humble Pie (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At nearly 400 pounds, Tracy Orbison is a wide target. When he sets out to pursue his dream of acting, the grocery clerk finds an assortment of people waiting to dash his dreams. Through it all, Tracy remains irrepressibly upbeat, convinced he's ...
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: gang, weakness, animal life, humble, coming of age, optimism, working class, teenage love, religions or cults, family relations, on the road, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Trouble with Bliss (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 35-year-old Morris Bliss (Michael C. Hall) is clamped in the jaws of New York City inertia: he wants to travel but has no money; he needs a job but has no prospects; he still shares an apartment with his widowed father; and the premature death of ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, sincere
Audience: date night
Plot: thirtysomething life, dull life, couples, disorder, self discovery, family relations, life turned upside down, unfulfillment, lifestyle, coming of age, unlikely couple, thong panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Caterina in the Big City (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When her father, Giancarlo is transferred to Rome from the small country town of Montalto Di Castro, Caterina, a 12 years old girl, will discover her new classmates, a totally new world, an ambient extremely divided politically.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Plot: youth, obsession, elementary school, hopes, celebrity culture, coming of age, innocence lost, small town life, couples, parents and children, teenage life, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
If I Were You (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When a woman tries to outwit her husband's sexy young mistress, the unexpected consequences include starring as King Lear in a very amateur production - with the mistress, an aspiring actress, playing The Fool.
Style: touching, semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: partners, unlikely partners, life turned upside down, infidelity, family problems, dishonesty, sex addict, introspection, disorder, friendship between women, play within film, switching roles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Chosen One (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paul is an ordinary man who is at the end of his rope. He hates his job, his beautiful wife has left him, and his mother and gay, Buddhist-monk brother constantly remind him of his shortcomings. Although Paul doesn't know it yet, his life is ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: chosen one, farce, self discovery, oracle, society, destiny, siblings relations, hopes, disorder, life turned upside down, religions or cults, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colombia, south america, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Screen Door Jesus (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A vision of Jesus sighted on the screen door of Mother Harper's front porch sparks misadventures as the media and crowds gather around the phenomenon and the townsfolk start to take sides. As more people flock to the door, some for guidance, ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, sincere, humorous
Plot: friendship, interracial relations, hopes, miraculous event, religions or cults, social relations, small town life, small town, human nature, society, white panties, panties ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
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Easy! (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruno Beltrame makes a living of sorts. He wanted to be a great writer but he is content to write the books of others. He also gives private lessons to students who are not serious. Among his pupils is fifteen-year-old Luca, more quick-witted and ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, life turned upside down, rebellion, troublemaker, rebelliousness, disorder, parents and children, youth, family relations, professor, coming of age, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Wishin' and Hopin' (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Based on the New York Times best-selling novel by award winning author Wally Lamb. A vivid slice of 1960s life, Wishin' and Hopin' is a wise-and-witty holiday tale that celebrates where we've been-and how far we've come. In the ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: small town, christmas, small town life, coming of age, youth, elementary school, power relations, social relations, family relations, student life, parents and children, teachers and students ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Priest's Children (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Don Fabijan is a young priest who comes to serve on an unnamed small island in the Adriatic. In order to help increase birth rate on the island, he decides to pierce condoms before they are sold. He therefore teams up with the newsagent Petar and ...
Style: biting, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, condom, priest, unwanted pregnancy, disorder, dishonesty, village, social relations, religions or cults, society, village life, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Men, Women & Children (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, computers and web, teenage love, internet, parents and children, overprotective parent, teenager, infidelity, coming of age, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Grand Seduction (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A small fishing village must procure a local doctor to secure a lucrative business contract. When unlikely candidate and big city doctor Paul Lewis lands in their lap for a trial residence, the townsfolk rally together to charm him into staying. As ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, stylized, humorous ...
Plot: manipulations, small town, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty, social relations, unemployment, society, bribery, doctor, village, village life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s
Place: canada, seaport, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
My Uncle Antoine (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in cold rural Quebec at Christmas time, we follow the coming of age of a young boy and the life of his family which owns the town's general store and undertaking business. Mon Oncle Antoine is Director Claude Jutra's masterpiece: A ...
Style: emotional, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, small town, christmas, youth, lifestyle, society, human nature, family relations, social relations, friends, single parent, village ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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A Summer in La Goulette (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Tunisia, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Summer, 1967. La Goulette, the touristic beach of Tunisi, is the site where three nice seventeen-year-old girls live: Gigi, sicilian and catholic; Meriem, Tunisian and Arab; Tina, French and Jewish. They would like to have their first sexual ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sexual, touching, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: love, best friends, youth, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, society, friendship, self discovery, religions or cults, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: tunisia, africa, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
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Picture Day (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A rebellious teenager forced to repeat her last year of high school is caught between adolescence and adulthood - and between two very different male admirers.
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, melancholic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: rebelliousness, rebellion, self discovery, love triangle, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, drugs/alcohol, high school, sexual awakening, school, high school life, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Archie's Final Project (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teen coming-of-age romantic dramedy about a media-obsessed geek and the most beautiful and twisted girl in school.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, hopes, media, teenage love, obsession, high school life, misfit, filmmaking, love and romance, teenage life, teenager, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 304
American Chai (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film deals with an Indian American student who wanted to pursue his love of music over the more 'typical' academic endeavors of Indian Americans (e.g., medicine, engineering, law, and business).
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: college, artists and showbiz, immigrants, hopes, social misfits, follow your dream, love and romance, teenage life, nothing goes right, misfit, society, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Summer of Flying Fish (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Manena is the headstrong adolescent daughter of Pancho, a rich Chilean landowner who devotes his vacation to one thing : the invasion of his artificial lagoon by carps. While he employs increasingly radical methods, Manena has her first romantic ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: family relations, countryside, coming of age, siblings relations, teenage life, parents and children, obsession, youth, dynamite, bourgeoisie, hot spring, pet dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
I Don't Have Many Friends (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Second year high school student Kodaka Hasegawa has transferred to his new school about a month ago, but he still hasn't made any friends. Kodaka Hasegawa was born from a Japanese father and a British mother. Because of his appearance, people ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, youth, society, physical appearance, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, social relations, friends, friendship, high school life, manga
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Papa Was Not a Rolling Stone (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The 1980s. Stéphanie grows up in La Courneuve, on the outskirts of Paris, in a home where her mother is rarely there and her step-father is brutal. She quickly decides to escape her morose everyday life. Thanks to her grandmother's love, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Plot: society, youth, best friends, friendship, family relations, social relations, friends, coming of age, dysfunctional family, high school life, family problems, dance school ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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