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The Student and Mister Henri (2015)
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The Student and Mister Henri (2015)
Original name: L'Étudiante et Monsieur Henri
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Because of his wavering health, Monsieur Henri can no longer live alone in his Paris appartment. Particularly grumpy, he ends up nonetheless accepting his son Paul's suggestion that he let one of his rooms out to a young female student. Far from falling for her charms, Henri uses her to orchestrate utter family chaos...
Style: sentimental, captivating, humorous, melancholic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: father son conflict, old man, parent child relationship, father daughter conflict, seduction, father daughter relationship, friendship, infidelity, strong female lead, husband wife relationship, death, strong female character, pregnancy, student, cemetery, lie, pregnant woman, nightclub, personal growth, father son relationship, swimming pool, letter, waitress, piano, grave ...
Place: paris france, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, sentimental and touching films with plots about friendship, family relations, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, parents and children, female director and cigarette smoking mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Student and Mister Henri: Venice Calling (2019), Day Off (2001), The Chef's Wife (2014), Carrie Pilby (2016), The Professor (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Venice Calling (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Emile is fifteen. He lives in Montargis, between a sweet-crazy father and a mother who has always dyed his hair blond, because, it seems, he is more beautiful like that. When the girl who pleases him more than anything invites him to Venice for the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, sincere, captivating, road movie
Plot: bare breasts, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, love, escapades, adventure, fall in love, parents and children, friendship, society, life philosophy, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: venice
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Day Off (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Day Off (French: Mercredi, folle journée !) is a 2001 French drama film directed by Pascal Thomas.
Style: touching, feel good, light, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, teenage girl, rescue, missing son, mother son relationship, gambling debt, school teacher, elementary school ...
Place: brittany
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The Chef's Wife (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marithé works in a training center for adults. Her mission: to help other people to change direction in their work and to find their vocation. Carole, who lives and works in the shadow cast by her husband, Sam, an energetic and talented ...
Style: humorous, tragicomedy, sentimental, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, romance, couples, teaching the ways of the world, fall in love, infidelity, friendship, self fulfillment, chef, couple relations, power relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Carrie Pilby (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Awkward, isolated and disapproving of most of the people around her, a precocious 19-year-old genius is challenged to put her convictions to the test by venturing out on to the NYC dating scene, in this adaptation of Caren Lissner’s best-selling ...
Style: humorous, light, psychological, captivating, sincere
Plot: genius, dating, personal growth, therapy, friendship, father daughter relationship, strong female lead, society, introspection, female director, breaking the fourth wall, geek ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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The Professor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Richard, a world-weary college professor is given a life-changing diagnosis and decides to throw all pretense and conventions to the wind and live his life as boldly and freely as possible with a biting sense of humor, a reckless streak, and a touch ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, captivating, humorous, feel good
Plot: husband wife relationship, drugs, death, father daughter relationship, instructor, cancer, terminal illness, alcohol, society, family relations, friendship, mentor ...
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Clownwise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Finland, Luxembourg, Slovakia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Once a hugely popular clown trio, Oskar, Max, and Viktor are now living very different lives. The intense fight that ended their friendship has left them on bad terms for over 40 years. Max is battling colon cancer, Viktor's wife is losing a ...
Style: captivating, melancholic, sentimental, humorous
Plot: old friends, clown, actor, rivalry, comedian, grudge, feud, friendship, estranged daughter, female nudity, defector, male nudity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: czech republic, prague czech republic, prague
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Guy (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Gauthier, a young journalist, learns from his mother that he is the illegitimate son of Guy Jamet, a popular French singer whose heyday stretched unevenly from the 1960’s to the nineties. Guy is currently promoting a new album of old material and ...
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, touching
Plot: father son relationship, singer, secret, family secret, journalist, old man, music, family relations, singing, friendship, archive footage, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
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Body (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A busy attorney, worried that his anorexic daughter Olga might try to harm herself, since she's still grieving over her recently deceased mother, sends her to see a psychiatrist, Anna, who's dealing with her own loss in an unusual way.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: anorexia, dead child, psychiatrist, death of mother, family relations, regret, parents and children, dealing with death, lawyer, parent child relationship, faked death, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
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Monsieur Ibrahim (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Monsieur Ibrahim is a story about a young Jewish boy in Paris who meets an old Muslim Turkish grocery store owner. The film touches the themes of friendship and love as the old man is a father figure to the boy as he teaches him of the Koran. The ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, uplifting, atmospheric ...
Plot: muslim, friendship, adoption, generation gap, koran, family relations, man boy relationship, self discovery, coming of age, teaching the ways of the world, youth, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, europe, albania, persia, switzerland ...
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Like Mother, Like Daughter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An attention-craving mother nearing 50, unemployed and living with her pregnant daughter and son-in-law, suddenly finds herself with child, too...
Style: humorous, thought provoking, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, pregnant woman, childbirth, family dinner, hospital, awkwardness, in laws, mother daughter conflict, pregnant daughter, family problems, relationships ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
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The Party (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Le Boum is the story of a 13-year-old French girl dealing with moving to a new city and school in Paris, while at the same time her parents are getting a divorce.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, touching, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, teenage love, couple relations, love and romance, puberty, crumbling marriage, family problems, infidelity, teenage life, parents and children, family relations, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: france, paris france, normandy, tokyo, germany
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Non-Fiction (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Alain and Léonard, a writer and a publisher, are overwhelmed by the new practices of the publishing world. Deaf to the desires of their wives, they struggle to find their place in a society whose code they can no longer crack.
Style: psychological, sentimental, melancholic, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, literature, art, novelist, politics, pregnant woman, actress, infidelity, novel, divorced man, female nudity, male nudity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france
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A Man in a Hurry (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story revolves around Alain, a busy businessman who is always in a rush. In his life, there is no room for spare time or family. But one day, he suffers a stroke, which makes him lose his grasp of language and use one word in place of another.
Style: psychological, humorous, sentimental, captivating
Plot: loss of job, father daughter relationship, hospital, stroke, self discovery, introspection, family relations, couples, relationship vs career, society, speech impediment, hiking ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: paris france, france
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Our Women (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Max, Paul and Simon have been friends for 35 years. They take great pleasure in their one vacation a year together without their partners and meet-up regularly to spend evenings drinking or playing cards. Each has a successful career and they all ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, cynical, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, moral dilemma, friends, dark humor, life turned upside down, disorder, murder, police, cover up, escapades, buddies, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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Dirty Tricks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Martin Clunes plays Edward, an English tutor at an Oxford language school. Seemingly charming and thoughtful, Edward is really a calculating liar and manipulator. A series of events triggered at a dinner party leads Edward down a very precarious and ...
Style: realistic, serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, cheating, inheritance, infidelity, murder, seduction, trial, love, adultery, suspicion, court, money ...
Place: england
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The Very Private Life of Mister Sim (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: François Sim considers himself worthless and he may have good reasons for that. Hasn't he lost his job as well as his wife Caroline? Isn't he unable to relate to Lucy, his teenage daughter? Didn't he, when he was eighteen miss out on ...
Style: psychological, captivating, contemplative, unusual plot structure, humorous ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, divorced man, ex wife, salesman, depression, dentist, parents and children, family relations, new job, love and romance, husband wife relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
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All inclusive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After finding out that her husband cheated on her, Lise and her two daughters Ditte and Sigrid decides to go on vacation to Malta. The two sisters are very different and tries to cheer the mother up in very different ways. All inclusive is a movie ...
Style: emotional, humorous, captivating, psychological
Plot: vacation, parent child relationship, divorce, hotel, mother daughter relationship, infidelity, sister sister relationship, family relations, love, friendship, female director, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
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36%
Life Must Go On (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When cancer-stricken alcoholic actor discovers he's only got 3 months to live, he decides to change his life and reconcile with his estranged daughter.
Style: captivating, sincere
Plot: cancer, father daughter reunion, parent child relationship, reconciliation, father daughter conflict, alcoholic, terminal illness, father daughter relationship, father and daughter, change of heart, relationships, parents and children ...
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Smiles of sad men (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A writer gets into a rehab where he meets a lot of successful men who destroyed their lives with alcohol.
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, rehabilitation, recovery, marathon, family, writers, addiction, alcoholic, drunkenness, old man, drunken man, friend ...
Place: europe, prague, prague czech republic, central europe
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Fullt alvor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A father and son reunites for a summer vacation after the tragic loss of their cancer ill mother and ex-wife.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, realistic
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Burn Burn Burn (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Following the death of their friend, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in tupperware, decreasing in volume as the trip progresses.
Style: road movie, humorous, exciting, captivating, light
Plot: death, death of friend, friendship, road trip, nature, funeral, human ashes, terminal illness, cancer, ashes, female director, lesbian ...
Place: scotland
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All Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five old friends decide to move in together as an alternate to living in a retirement home; joining them is an ethnology student whose thesis is on the aging population.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: friendship, aging, couples, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, elderly, golden years, bittersweet, friends, hospital, heart attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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Tomorrow's Another Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Such an inconsequential event - the unfortunate purchase of a package of cling film - reveals the character and behavior of a small group of individuals caught up in the chaos of today's society. Though it creates arguments and inner ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, offbeat
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, human nature, couple relations, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, friends, couples, female director, car accident, rifle ...
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Place: paris france, france, europe
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Like Father (2018)
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Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a workaholic young executive, is left at the altar, she ends up on her Caribbean honeymoon cruise with the last person she ever expected: her estranged and equally workaholic father. The two depart as strangers, but over the course of a few ...
Style: sweet, light, sincere, touching, entertaining ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the fall of 1963, Anne is becoming a teenager. She lives in Paris with her mother and her older sister, Frédérique. They're just back from summer at the beach with their father. School starts. A turbulent year awaits them both.
Style: contemplative, semi serious, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, school, high school, coming of age, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, family relations, friends, human nature, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Story: Stanley, an aging fast food worker, prepares to work his final graveyard shift after 38 years. When he's asked to train his replacement, Jevon, Stanley's weekend takes an unexpected turn.
Style: feel good, humorous, melancholic, light, sentimental ...
Plot: racism, generation gap, probation, retirement, father son relationship, friendship, friends, mentor, dishonesty, fast food, food
Place: usa
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Dad in Training (2015)
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Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: feel good, light, funny, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: divorce, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family, single parent, father, fatherhood, kids and family, parents and children, family relations, parenthood, relationships ...
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Metroland (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After ten years absence Toni, Chris's best friend, suddenly reappears in London to bring chaos and doubt into Chris's calm, tranquil, slightly boring, predictable life. Chris starts to remember his carefree youth as a photographer in Paris ...
Style: sexy, sexual, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, compromise, liar, midlife crisis, coming of age, bittersweet, human nature, family relations, thirtysomething life, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: london, england, paris france, france, europe
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Home Care (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dedicated home care nurse Vlasta attends her whimsical patients in Czech wine country and lives for her husband Lada and her daughter, but one day things change and Vlasta is forced to reach outside of her comfort zone. Drama and gentle humor ...
Style: talky, sincere, humorous, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: alternative medicine, medicine, death, hospital, patient, healer, wheelchair bound, physician, wedding ceremony, nurse, doctor, painter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, central europe
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