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: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hoax, teenage life, self discovery, life turned upside down, youth, miraculous event, family relations, religions or cults, parents and children, hopes, society, overnight success, dishonesty, cons and scams, social relations, cafe, small town life, disorder, small town, store, holiday, christmas, teenager, media
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

Most similar movies to Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and touching films with plots about family relations, parents and children, hopes, society, youth, coming of age and social relations mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage: On Air (2012), The Italian (2010), Tortilla Heaven (2007), Caterina in the Big City (2003), American Chai (2001). 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, humorous, captivating, light, biting ...
Plot: parents and children, mental illness, media, disorder, workplace intrigue, family relations, media satire, self discovery, workplace, life turned upside down, rivalry, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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95%
 6.3
 712
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: touching, humorous, realistic, captivating, light ...
Plot: radio show, parents and children, midlife crisis, media, self discovery, disorder, strong female presence, introspection, love and romance, opposites attract, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.7
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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: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, disorder, religions or cults, parents and children, couple relations, culture clash, dishonesty, dealer, workplace, meet the parents, power relations, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, religions or cults, cons and scams, overnight success, social relations, cooking and food, life turned upside down, miraculous event, small town life, dishonesty, small town, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: youth, obsession, friendship, teenage life, social differences, fish out of water, human nature, politics, lifestyle, society, city life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.3
 307
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: touching, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: college, culture clash, follow your dream, lifestyle, society, misfit, parents and children, nothing goes right, friendship, teenage life, hopes, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, sexual
Plot: lifestyle, hopes, on the road, follow your dream, city life, friendship, suburban life, friends, parents and children, youth, society, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.2
 1K
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: humorous, semi serious, light, sincere, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, parents and children, eccentric family, teenage life, drugs/alcohol, family relations, social relations, teenage love, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, stoners, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 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, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: teenage life, life turned upside down, rebellion, youth, troublemaker, rebelliousness, disorder, parents and children, family relations, professor, coming of age, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere
Audience: date night
Plot: dull life, thirtysomething life, disorder, self discovery, couples, family relations, life turned upside down, lifestyle, unfulfillment, coming of age, unlikely couple, thong panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 384
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, sincere, humorous
Plot: coming of age, society, bookies, love and romance, fall in love, teenage life, hopes, small town life, bittersweet, youth, danger, small town ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.2
 2K
Hula Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Young women in a small Japanese town look to revive their home's declining fortunes by building a Hawaiian village tourist attraction.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hopes, starting over, small town, small town life, working class, society, social relations, rise to the top, dancing, dancer's life, bankruptcy, mining town ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Intimate Stories (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three people and a baby set off on separate journeys, along the same road; their disparate dreams and stories intertwine amidst the breathtaking deserted Patagonic route.
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, self discovery, friends, parents and children, redemption, destiny, hopes, rise to the top, family relations, human nature, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: argentina, latin america, patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 ⇓
51%
 7.3
 4K
The Clown (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The life of the owners of Circus Esperança, Puro Sangue e Pangaré, father and son, who plays two clowns. At a certain point, Pangaré starts showing tiredness and sadness for being an unhappy clown.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: follow your dream, introspection, self discovery, circus, identity crisis, on the road, escapades, family relations, parents and children, countryside, unfulfillment, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: realistic, humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, adoption, life turned upside down, family relations, strong female presence, on the road, family in crisis, parents and children, youth, self discovery, family problems, obsessive quest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, stylized, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: manipulations, small town, society, dishonesty, unemployment, social relations, cons and scams, disorder, bribery, manipulation, doctor, disgraced ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s
Place: canada, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, family problems, infidelity, life turned upside down, sex addict, dishonesty, introspection, disorder, friendship between women, play within film, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: small town, ambition, politics, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, social relations, parents and children, couples, dishonesty, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 680
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, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: life turned upside down, friends, thirtysomething life, pregnancy, strong female presence, bittersweet, parents and children, family relations, unfulfillment, disorder, dishonesty, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: sincere, humorous, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: follow your dream, strong female presence, immigrants, family problems, teenage life, dance school, hopes, best friends, youth, dysfunctional family, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, touching, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: lottery, small town, family relations, contests and competitions, social relations, parents and children, siblings relations, small town life, couples, elderly, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 586
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: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: optimism, working class, society, physical appearance, animal life, humble, love and romance, social misfits, hopes, artists and showbiz, teenage love, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Ketchup Effect (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager's reputation is destroyed when she falls asleep drunk at a party and some boys take provocative photos of her.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, love and romance, teenage life, friendship, social relations, sexual relations, first sex, party, reconciliation, society, dishonesty, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Good Life (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story about a mostly normal young man who makes the most out of fitting in when he obviously doesn't.
Style: sincere, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: small town, hopes, family problems, small town life, fish out of water, sport team, youth, dysfunctional family, working class, teenage life, athlete's life, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nebraska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 2K
Happy 140 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of friends and family reunite at the fancy new holiday home of a woman who is about to turn 40.
Style: humorous, cynical, light, captivating, touching ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, disorder, friends, friendship, discussion, reunion, life turned upside down, lottery, lighthouse, cards, actress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Movie star Roxy Carmichael is abandoning the bright lights of Hollywood, Calif. and returning to her small Ohio hometown -- at least long enough to dedicate a city building. And now the whole town of Clyde is bracing for Carmichael's return, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, homecoming, coming of age, reunion, worship, fame, idol, teenage rebellion, puppy love, celebrity, small town, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.0
 31K
Vizontele (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story takes place in a small town (called Hakkari) in Turkey at the beginning of the 70's. The time has come to bring technology into that small town. The first Television (or called Visiontele by the citizens) arrives and the chaos begins.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: traditional versus modern, society, lifestyle, culture clash, social relations, life changing experience, family relations, television, mayor, small town, radio, small town life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: turkey, cyprus
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, media, obsession, hopes, teenage love, high school life, misfit, love and romance, teenage life, filmmaking, teenager, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 439
Kick'n Rush (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story revolves around Jakob, Bo and Mikkel - three friends who spend their days lusting over unattainable women and engaging in a variety of illegal activities (i.e. they'll rent a movie and then break into a house to watch it). After ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, parents and children, lifestyle, society, buddies, youth, friendship between boys, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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