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Unexpected, Unforeseen (1983)
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Unexpected, Unforeseen
Original name: Нежданно-негаданно
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young and humble girl who works as a clerk suddenly inherits the huge and expensive art collection...
Plot: notary, lottery, envy, hold up, uncle, inheritance, wealth, death, friend

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and witty films with plots about friend, death, friendship, friends, love and romance, couples and husband wife relationship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Unexpected, Unforeseen: American Adobo (2001), Arthur (1981), Holiday (2000), Since You've Been Gone (1998), Easy Money (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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American Adobo
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The everyday struggles of people trying to bridge two cultures, as well as their attempt to find happiness in their new homeland. Tere (Cherrie Pie Picache), mid-forties and single, hosts a dinner for a friend visiting from Manila, Lorna. Invited ...
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Place: manila philippines, manhattan new york city
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Arthur
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Arthur is the most quotable drunk millionaire that is likely to ever steal your heart. Dudley Moore portrays Arthur, a thirty year old child who will inherit 750 million dollars if he complies with his family's demands and marries the woman of ...
Style: humorous, witty, sentimental, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: screwball, culture clash, drinking, butler, opposites attract, love, romance, rich and poor, social differences, farce, family, true love ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
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Holiday
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During a family reunion in 2000, guests decide to read out laud their "where i see myself in 10 years" wish lists which they wrote down during their 1990 family reunion.
Plot: friendship, friend, teenage boy, vacation, wealth, teenage girl, female nudity, car accident, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 1990s
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Since You've Been Gone
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a 10th anniversary High School reunion, told through the eyes of a doctor who was humiliated on graduation day by being badly beaten up by a fellow graduate.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: couple relations, high school, friendship, romance, looking for love, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, student life, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Easy Money
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: To inherit his mother-in-law's colossal fortune, a hard living, gambling addict must change his unhealthy ways before it gets the best of him.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: farce, gambling, self discovery, parents and children, beer, father daughter relationship, family relations, drinking, friends, screwball, buddies, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
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The Salt of Life
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gianni is sixty. He is retired but has not become lazy for all that. In fact he is a helpful fellow who gives a hand to all those who need one: shopping for his wife, walking the pretty neighbor's dog, and so on. Everybody likes Gianni, but is ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: golden years, aging, dull life, elderly, love and romance, unfulfillment, maturity, buddies, womanizer, infidelity, looking for love, looking for sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, rome italy
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Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two cowboys inherit a "social club" specializing in satisfying men.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: buddies, vengeance, adventure, rivalry, friends, prostitute, best friends, brothel, crimes, partners, whiskey, cowboy hat ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, wyoming
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Town & Country
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, infidelity, screwball, midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, crumbling marriage, adultery, romance, introspection, small town, divorce, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mississippi, usa, new york, paris france, manhattan new york city
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    User:   68%
 
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Yellow
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eight friends in Los Angeles spend their last evening together as they face graduation from high school and the onset of their adult lives. One of them gets in unexpected trouble when he loses a large sum of his dad's money. The friends rally ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, teenage life, kids in trouble, coming of age, high school, crimes, youth, friends, unlikely criminals, race against time, vigilantism, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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    User:   66%
 
Carry on Loving
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Widower Ramlal lives a wealthy lifestyle near Poona, India along with two daughters and a son. His daughter, Malti, is a Science Graduate; Nirmala, a matriculate, and the son, Atma, who wants his dad to finance a Hindi film which he himself will ...
Plot: mansion, scheme, director, mistaken identity, unemployment, filmmaking, arranged marriage, protest, beach, estate, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, tent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   66%
 
Office Romance
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Anatoli Yefremovich Novoseltsev works in a statistics institution, whose director is an unattractive and bossy woman. An old friend of his, Yuri Grigorievich Samokhvalov, who gets appointed assistant director of the institution, wants to make ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny
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Place: soviet union, moscow russia, russia
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The Extra Man
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Country: France, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: THE EXTRA MAN is a sophisticated and moving comedy from filmmakers Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini. THE EXTRA MAN follows Louis Ives (Paul Dano), a lonely dreamer who fancies himself the hero of an F. Scott Fitzgerald novel. When a deeply ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, teaching the ways of the world, urban, friends, hopes, misfit, writer's life, starting over, artists and showbiz, power relations, cross dressing, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1920s
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    User:   54%
 
The Three Brothers
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three half-brothers are reunited at their mother's funeral. After being told of their inheritance they quickly spend the money, only to find out that they will not receive it after all. The men grow closer while deciding how to proceed.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
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Time: 19th century, 1810s
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Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, idiotic, sexy ...
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Catch and Release
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Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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Audience: chick flick, date night
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    User:   61%
 
 5.0
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The Ten
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Place: washington d.c., st. louis missouri, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
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Wedding Daze
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Country: USA
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Country: USA
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
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Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1954
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    User:   39%
 
Lola and Billy the Kid
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Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
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Country: USA, Italy, Luxembourg, UK
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Style: clever, tense, serious, realistic, sincere ...
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Time: 16th century, 1930s, 18th century, renaissance
Place: venice, europe, england, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 88 min.
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Style: talky, realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous ...
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Time: contemporary, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
O.C. and Stiggs
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, witty ...
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    User:   47%
 
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Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
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Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
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Overboard
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Country: USA
Duration: 106 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: semi serious, feel good, romantic, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
The History Boys
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Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of an unruly class of bright, funny history students at a Yorkshire grammar school in pursuit of an undergraduate place at Oxford or Cambridge. Bounced between their maverick English master, a young and shrewd teacher hired to up their ...
Style: clever, witty, intellectual, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, coming of age, boarding school, high school, friendship, teachers and students, school, teacher, homosexuality, dedicated educator, literature, adolescence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s, year 1983, renaissance
Place: england, europe, london, yorkshire, northern england ...
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System:   40%
    User:   46%
 
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