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Applesauce (2015)
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Applesauce (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Every Tuesday night, radio talk show host Stevie Bricks invites his listeners to call in and share their stories. When one night he asks people to share the worst thing they’ve ever done, high school teacher Ron Welz can't resist. Big mistake—what he reveals sets off a chain of hilariously uncontrollable events adversely affecting his marriage and another couple. And when someone starts sending him body parts, his life really begins to fall apart. Who is tormenting him? An insolent high school student? His best friend? His wife? There are over eight million people in the Naked City, and everyone's a suspect.
Plot: husband wife relationship, school, teacher, betrayal, restaurant, newscaster, cupcake, telephone call, screaming, saxophone, chinese food, drinking alcohol, eating, finger cut off, package, radio show, laundry, drinking

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and entertaining films with plots about love and romance, husband wife relationship, love, restaurant, couples, romance and teacher mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Applesauce: Kitchen in Paris (2014), Saint Valentine's Day (2000), Crooked Tongue (2009), Bad Teacher (2011), My Teacher's Wife (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Kitchen in Paris (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The employees of the famous Russian "Claude Monet" restaurant are forced to move their business to Paris.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, funny, feel good ...
Plot: restaurant, chef, escapades, workplace, coworker, co worker co worker relationship, friendship, couples, waiter, food, workplace situations, relationship vs career ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Saint Valentine's Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 64 min.
Story: On Valentine's Day exemplary husband, after seeing his wife on a business trip, decides to take a break from family life and invites a beautiful lady to his home. But his wife unexpectedly returned in the midst of a love idyll .
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: adultery, mistress, infidelity, wife, husband, love, family relations, family, husband wife relationship, dishonesty, couples, romance ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Crooked Tongue (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Listen to my heart, not my tongue. Crooked Tongue highlights the journey of self-discovery of a young adult Hispanic stutterer, his trials and tribulations, his yearning to be able to speak freely, and the characters he meets along the way.
Style: spiritual
Plot: school, self discovery, teacher, accident, alcoholic, native american, disability, nature, magic realism, spiritual journey, latin, footprint ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.6
 203K
Bad Teacher (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job and her students is forced to return to her job to make enough money for a boob job after her rich fiancé dumps her.
Style: funny, not serious, sexy, humorous, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: school, selfish woman, teachers and students, female teacher, manipulative woman, bribery, teenager, school teacher, teacher, workplace romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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My Teacher's Wife (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Todd Boomer is a college student aspiring to get into University. His chances are looking poor when his maths teacher, fails him in every maths test. Help arrives in the guise of the gorgeous Vicki, a mathematical genius who decides to tutor Todd. ...
Style: sexual, sex comedy, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teacher student sex, older woman younger man relationship, teacher student relationship, infidelity, adultery, tutor, unlikely couple, teachers and students, extramarital affair, math teacher, friends, high school life ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.3
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Election (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections.
Style: witty, humorous, political, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: high school, election, teacher, satire, jealousy, infidelity, politics, teenager, teenage girl, school, teachers and students, lesbian ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., nebraska, manhattan new york city, california, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Portrait of a White Marriage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Funny satire of middle America and talk shows, featuring cast members of "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman" and 2/3 of Spinal Tap!
Plot: small town, talk show, unfaithful husband, lesbian couple, cheating wife, happy ending, mayor, reconciliation, jealous wife, identity crisis, traveling salesman, misunderstanding ...
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Love Is All There Is (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Malacicis, a hard-working Italian family recently immigrated from Florence, open a fancy restaurant in the Bronx, N.Y., drawing the ire of another clan. Mike and Sadie Capomezzo, equally hard-working Sicilian caterers from the area, find they ...
Style: sexy, enigmatic, ironic, unusual plot structure, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, romance, tragic love, restaurant, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, catastrophe, brutality, betrayal, beer, love story, beautiful scenery, assassination ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, new york, usa, europe, florence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The DUFF (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bianca's universe turns upside down when she learns that her high school refers to her as a ‘DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend). Hoping to erase that label, she enlists the help of a charming jock and her favorite teacher. Together ...
Style: feel good, funny, ridiculous, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, school, high school life, youth, teenage life, adolescence, friendship, coming of age, stereotypes, high school student, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 658
Enter Laughing (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: David Kolowitz, a nice young man living with his parents in New York City in 1938, works at a machine repair shop. His parents want David to study to become a pharmacist. But what he really wants is to be an actor like his idol, Ronald Colman. One ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, theater, domineering mother, stage fright, pharmacist, cemetery, worry, delivery man, sex scene, theatre director, lust, police officer ...
Time: year 1938
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 20K
Summer School (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a "bonehead" English class for misfit goof-off students. Fortunately, his unconventional brand of teaching fun field trips begins to connect with ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, stylized, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: teacher, teenager, high school, summer school, slacker, teaching, underage drinking, teacher student relationship, dyslexia, chainsaw, teenage boy, teenage girl ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.8
 7K
About Adam (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A waitress falls for a handsome customer who seduces her, her two sisters, her brother, and her brother's girlfriend.
Style: sexy, feel good, witty, melancholic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: marriage, seduction, infidelity, betrayal, romance, fall in love, siblings relations, wedding, love story, family relations, happy ending, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, london, europe, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.9
 60K
Overboard (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Heiress, Joanna Stayton hires carpenter, Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht -- and refuses to pay him for the project when it's done. But after Joanna accidentally falls overboard and loses her memory, Dean sees an opportunity to get ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids, girls' night, family outing, chick flick ...
Plot: love and romance, memory loss, family life, rich woman poor man, parents and children, amnesia, family, romance, mischievous children, single father, yacht, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After his release from prison, bank robber Zequi sets off to recover the stolen money that was buried by his dizzy accomplice. He's horrified to learn that a high school gymnasium is now standing over the site where the loot is stashed. Needing ...
Style: entertaining, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, Australia
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: touching, humorous, sincere, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, teacher, art, rivalry, painter, romance, workplace romance, fall in love, school, artist, battles, arrogance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
He's on My Mind (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Elementary school teacher, Kayla King thought she had the perfect relationship, and after an impromptu wedding, Kayla discovers that not only is she the other women...she's the other wife. Devastated, Kayla vows to figure out "WHY MEN DO ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, romantic, sexy ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a happily married family man, who would never consider an affair, meets a beautiful woman in red, he is totally infatuated and desperate to make her acquaintance. However, as he tries out various schemes to sneak out to meet her, he realizes ...
Style: humorous, sexy, feel good, light, intense ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, los angeles, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 810
The Movie Hero (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man believes his life is a movie watched by an audience only he can see.In his feature film debut, director Brad T. Gottfred delivers a spoof of cinema cliches with a memorable protagonist named Blake Gardner (Jeremy Sisto), who believes his life ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, Italy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Stuck with a Perfect Woman (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Eliska's husband has left her for a younger woman. She is childless, in her early forties, yet still attractive. Till then she had taken care of her successful husband, but now she has to start anew without his financial support. Eliska starts ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Style: teen comedy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lonely widow plans a trip around the world with her husband's ashes, to visit the places they loved in the movies. During her first stop in Scotland at the beautiful estate she stays in, she meets the innkeeper who changes her life forever.
Style: captivating, entertaining, semi serious
Plot: widow, male female relationship, relationships, husband wife relationship, love story, bucket list, travel, couple relations, changing lives, lifestyle change, road trip, love affair
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Marriage on the Rocks (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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French Exit (1995)
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Duration: 92 min.
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%