Movies like Sweet Lorraine 2015

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Sweet Lorraine (2015)
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Sweet Lorraine (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The double life of Methodist minister's wife catches up to her, as her husband campaigns for Mayor in a small New Jersey town.
Style: light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: political scandal, political candidate, boxing, double life, politician, mayor, town mayor, political activism, political campaign, confronting the past
Place: new jersey

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3 Days with Dad (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The last thing Eddie Mills wants to do is go home to deal with his dying Dad. But the Catholic guilt gnaws at him, and he returns home to his crazy family, an overbearing step-mother, and his bear of a father. Once there, Eddie is confronted with a ...
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Lovely by Surprise (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 98 min.
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My name is Intiqam 2: Moldova (2015)
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Style: light, entertaining, captivating
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Welcome Back Mr. President (2019)
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Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Peppino, a provincial librarian who became the accidental President of Italy, is now a father and has returned to a peaceful, happy life as a woodsman. That is, until his wife Janis decides to return to politics. Peppino is forced to abandon his ...
Style: satirical, funny, entertaining, humorous, light ...
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Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Democratic political consultant helps a retired Marine colonel run for mayor in a small, conservative Wisconsin town.
Style: twist ending, political, twists and turns, parody, absurd ...
Plot: mayor, election campaign, political satire, usa politics, small town, politician, veteran, democrat, political campaign, american politics, election, politics ...
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Style: funny, entertaining, captivating, light
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Place: los angeles
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Duration: 86 min.
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Duration: 83 min.
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Style: thought provoking, captivating, light, touching, entertaining
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Roger, a straight-laced politician has big plans to propose to his dream girl at her family's lake house. But everything goes awry when he meets his potential brother-in-law Todd: a full-time camp counselor with a heart of gold and a wild sense ...
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Duration: 86 min.
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