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Dead Letter Office (1998)
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Dead Letter Office (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After years of having her letters to her estranged father come back as undeliverable, a young woman takes a job at a Dead Letter Office. She hopes to figure out how to locate her father. Unexpectedly, she finds a potential romance and begins to learn more about herself.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, multicultural
Plot: father daughter reunion, job interview, romance, parents and children, love and romance, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, love, dancing, loneliness, politics, unrequited love, dancer, memory, club, pigeon, soul mate, letter, post office, loss of family, long lost father, expatriate, argentine, carrier pigeon, search ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, chile

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, fall in love, love triangle and parents and children mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Dead Letter Office: Love Serenade (1996), Doing Time for Patsy Cline (1997), X's & O's (2007), Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997), Looking for Alibrandi (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Love Serenade (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ken Sherry, a radio personality from Brisbane, moves to the small country town of Sun Ray to take over the local radio station as a retreat from city life and his past.He moves next door to love-starved sisters Vicki-Ann and Dimity Hurley. They are ...
Style: satirical, talky, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: loneliness, eccentricity, transformation, radio dj, romance, disorder, small town life, love triangle, womanizer, small town, sister sister relationship, nudism ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Doing Time for Patsy Cline (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following a passion for country music, Ralph leaves his father’s sheep farm in a remote Australian town, armed with a guitar and a plane ticket to Nashville, Tennessee. He hopes to hitchhike to Sydney Airport where his take-off into a successful ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Plot: hitchhiker, country music, jail, partners, obsessive quest, crimes, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rise to the top, nothing goes right, musician's life, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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X's & O's (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Relationship issues arise between a researcher with a theory to explain away all his failed dating experiments, a player who wants out of the game, a deejay whose head spins with thoughts of God, a hoodrat with no street cred, a poet ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy, light ...
Plot: friendship, wooing, couples, obsessive quest, romance, love and romance, womanizer, laboratory, friend, poetry, babe scientist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The romantic myth is exposed for Guy when he is plagued by memories of an old girlfriend on his wedding day.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, family relations, couples, couple relations, looking for love, wooing, fall in love, singleness, true love, infidelity, unfulfilled love, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Looking for Alibrandi (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film "Looking for Alibrandi" begins light-heartedly, and the viewer gets a very quick understanding of Josie's character through her interactions with her friends and family.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Catch a Falling Star (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sydney Clarke is a spoiled famous actress who is shooting a film when she suddenly gets angry and storms off. She wakes up in the middle of nowhere and gets a ride to a small New England town. There she meets and develops a friendship with Joyce, a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: social differences, love, bowling, small town, rally, couples, actor's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, romance, small town life, hollywood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Orange (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Orange is a 2010 Telugu romantic comedy film directed by Bhaskar, in his third venture after Bommarillu and Parugu. The film features Ram Charan Teja and Genelia D'Souza with Shazahn Padamsee playing a pivotal role. The film, which has music ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
My Mother Frank (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a meddlesome mother enrolls in university with her son, old and new worlds collide with awesome consequences.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, love, boredom, college, fall in love, self discovery, youth, society, romance, college life, adolescence vs adulthood, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Bed & Breakfast (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Life changes for three woman who run a failing hotel, when a mysterious man washes up at the beach.
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
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All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: tense, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Jane White Is Sick & Twisted (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jane White's only ambition is to appear on a popular talk show.
Style: semi serious, cynical, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, obsessive quest, mentally unstable, family relations, parents and children, empire, female protagonist, love and romance, mentally challenged, media, romance, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Main Aurr Mrs Khanna (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, humorous
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 92
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Duration: 103 min.
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45%
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Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Audience: date night, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Buddy System (1984)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 870
No Vacancy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, funny
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 207
Over the Hill (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sentimental
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, talky
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Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
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I Do...Knot (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, womanizer, wedding, family relations, parents and children, singleness, lifestyle, love and romance, battle of the sexes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%