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

Most similar movies to Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage

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, hopes and teenage life mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family 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: life turned upside down, hopes, media satire, imaginary, miraculous event, disorder, media, parents and children, workplace intrigue, wisdom of life, top executive, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, touching ...
Plot: restaurant, religions or cults, miraculous event, overnight success, life turned upside down, hopes, cons and scams, cooking and food, social relations, small town life, small town, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico
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90%
 6.3
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: radio show, dishonesty, disorder, family relations, hidden identity, media, love and romance, parents and children, midlife crisis, self discovery, opposites attract, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, touching ...
Plot: lottery, small town, family relations, parents and children, contests and competitions, siblings relations, social relations, rivalry, ambition, couples, small town life, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 5.5
 656
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: offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: thirtysomething life, friends, family relations, best friends, dishonesty, disorder, pregnancy, life turned upside down, parents and children, unfulfillment, female protagonist, faked pregnancy
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: couple relations, bollywood, social relations, small town life, dishonesty, couples, love and romance, parents and children, hopes, unfulfillment, small town, politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.8
 1K
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dealer, dishonesty, religions or cults, power relations, family relations, urban, society, workplace, culture clash, disorder, couples, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 368
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, sincere, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: coming of age, love and romance, follow your dream, overnight success, getting home, siblings relations, fall in love, society, danger, youth, juvenile delinquency, hopes ...
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, touching, sexual, humorous, semi serious
Plot: showbiz, store, lifestyle, on the road, best friends, youth, tough heroes, friends, suburbs, small town life, couples, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ 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: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, lifestyle, family relations, social relations, youth, drugs/alcohol, teenage love, suburbs, disorder, teenage life, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, adoption, obsessive quest, family problems, family relations, on the road, self discovery, youth, parents and children, hopes, life turned upside down, family in crisis ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, cross country, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
 577
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: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: humble, animal life, social misfits, rise to the top, follow your dream, love and romance, siblings relations, hopes, parents and children, artists and showbiz, weakness, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: disorder, dishonesty, lifesaver, switching roles, crumbling marriage, hopes, unlikely partners, life turned upside down, unfulfillment, partners, family problems, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 1K
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, rebelliousness, social relations, teenage love, rebellion, teenage life, coming of age, high school life, love triangle, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: youth, obsession, elementary school, teenage life, fish out of water, human nature, social differences, high school life, urban, couples, small town life, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: chosen one, self discovery, hopes, siblings relations, life turned upside down, family relations, spouse leaving, religions or cults, destiny, disorder, farce, society ...
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: touching, sentimental, sincere, humorous, realistic
Plot: small town, small town life, society, human nature, interracial relations, hopes, miraculous event, friendship, social relations, religions or cults, white panties, panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: small town, christmas, elementary school, small town life, power relations, family relations, social relations, youth, coming of age, student life, parents and children, teachers and students ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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 ⇓
44%
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: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, priest, condom, social relations, unwanted pregnancy, society, clergy, religions or cults, village, village life, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: realistic, emotional, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, small town, christmas, village life, dealing with death, life is a bitch, village, society, human nature, innocence lost, lifestyle, family problems ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: sexual, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: love, family relations, friends, friendship, self discovery, best friends, youth, teenage life, coming of age, social relations, religions or cults, innocence lost ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: africa, tunisia, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: college, love and romance, nothing goes right, hopes, immigrants, social misfits, friends, artists and showbiz, parents and children, follow your dream, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, humorous, touching
Plot: siblings relations, parents and children, teenage life, coming of age, youth, family relations, obsession, countryside, bourgeoisie, dynamite, fish, landowner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
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Queen Sized (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An overweight girl, Maggie Baker, is elected Homecoming queen by the mean girls in the high school.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: lifestyle, misfit, high school life, society, against the odds, physical appearance, ambition, underdog, rivalry, teenage life, high school, prom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ 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: touching, offbeat, semi serious, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, physical appearance, society, youth, friends, social relations, social misfits, love and romance, friendship, teenage life, 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: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: follow your dream, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes, parents and children, coming of age, society, high school life, youth, best friends, immigrants, friendship, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 606
Uncle Nino (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A distant, slightly dysfunctional family is brought closer together when the father's long-estranged Uncle Nino comes from Italy to Chicago for a surprise visit.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: family gatherings, family, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, fish out of water, optimism, family relations, youth, culture clash, society, couples, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Intrepido: A Lonely Hero (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A middle-aged man tries to get by in Milan while trying to retain his dignity.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: workplace, love and romance, parents and children, workplace situations, fall in love, society, urban, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 185
Quitters (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Quitters tells the story of the Raymans, a wealthy Jewish family that's falling apart. The son, Clark, is a bright and curious high schooler with a talent for manipulation. As his mother May enters treatment for a pill addiction, and he and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: youth, family relations, social relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, dysfunctional family, disorder, family life, family problems, innocence lost, high school life
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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