Movies like Okafor's Law

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Okafor's Law (2016)
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Okafor's Law (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Nigeria
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A slick serial seducer bets his friends that he can bed three old flames in six weeks, in this risqué comedy from the director of the smash hit Wives on Strike.
Plot: cinema
Place: africa

Most similar movies to Okafor's Law

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about cinema, love and romance, love, romance, friendship, kiss and boyfriend girlfriend relationship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Okafor's Law: Sanctuary (2016), The Picture Show Man (1977), Ein irres Feeling (1984), The Trick in the Sheet (2010), Beneath a Neon Tide (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sanctuary (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Larry and Sophie are in love. They bribe Tom to book them into a hotel for an afternoon's tryst and look forward to getting to know each other, like countless couples before them. But Larry and Sophie aren't any couple; they both have ...
Plot: condom, hotel, bus, cinema, bar, disability
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Picture Show Man (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man, his son and a piano player travel around Australia showing the first silent movies
Plot: rival, cinema, male nudity
Time: 1920s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Ein irres Feeling (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Plot: teenage sex, teen angst, chess, toilet, mirror, fistfight, bowling alley, disco, teenage love, bowling, motorcycle, kiss ...
Place: bavaria, munich germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Trick in the Sheet (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 1905, the cinematograph has reached Southern Italy, and casts fear among the people to whom it seems a devilish trick. They call it "o 'imbroglie din t'o lenzuolo" - "The Trick in the Sheet", as white sheets were used ...
Plot: cinema, actor
Time: 1900s
Place: italy, sicily, naples italy, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Beneath a Neon Tide (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Andy is a young man on a downward spiral. A sequence of incidents followed by the death of his beloved grandmother trigger Andy's parents to react and send him away from the city. Andy moves in with his uncle David and begins working at the ...
Plot: nightclub, pub, funeral, coastal town, alcohol, coming of age, cinema
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 64K
Cafe Society (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a young man who arrives in Hollywood during the 1930s hoping to work in the film industry, falls in love, and finds himself swept up in the vibrant café society that defined the spirit of the age.
Style: sweet, romantic, light, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: hollywood, socialite, party, nightclub, love, love triangle, older man younger woman relationship, marriage, letter, cinema, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Time: 1930s
Place: new york, beverly hills, los angeles, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Jakes Are Missing (2015)
Genre: Romance
Country: South Africa
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Janice Jakes (Mampho Brescia) has been struggling with her marriage to her husband Donald Jakes (Pope Jerrod). They have all the riches in the world but are totally unhappy. Janice is not sure what to do with her life and finds herself at a ...
Plot: cinema, love
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 657
Leading Lady (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An idealistic British drama school teacher, Jodi Rutherford, persuades a cynical South African farmer to prepare her for a role in a major film as an Afrikaans war heroine. In return Jodi undertakes to direct the annual concert on the Willemse farm. ...
Plot: student, lightning, dance, sheep, sex scene, actress, vegetarian, pickup truck, director
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 7.4
 57K
Paterson (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A week in the life of a bus driver and poet named Paterson, and his supportive wife Laura.
Style: melancholic, social realism, sincere, tragicomedy, philosophical
Plot: poetry, bus driver, everyday life, husband wife relationship, routine, cupcake, notebook, bar, drink, dog, beer, dreaming ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Holiday in the Wild (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When her husband abruptly ends their marriage, empty nester Kate embarks on a solo second honeymoon in Africa, finding purpose and potential romance.
Style: sincere, sweet, light, touching, scenic ...
Plot: animal rescue, christmas, male female relationship, safari, love interest, elephant, journey, animals, nature, divorce, environmentalism, veterinarian ...
Place: africa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Truth About Men (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mads moves into a house with his lovely girlfriend Marie when a sudden pang of doubt strikes him. Is this the meaning of life? Has he lived out all his dreams? He drops everything, moves away from his girlfriend and throws himself into a desperate ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: gender, introspection, lifestyle, love and romance, unfulfillment, twentysomething life, looking for love, couples, topless, moaning woman, redheaded woman, hot chocolate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe, scandinavia, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Tokyo Fianc?e (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France, Canada, Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Japanophile young Belgian woman in Tokyo falls into a whirlwind romance with a Francophile Japanese student, in this charming and tender tale of young love and cultural discovery.
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, social differences, student, society, twentysomething life, romance, fall in love, culture clash, french canadian, belgian, apron, shack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, mount fuji
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Killed the Family and Went to the Movies (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Rio de Janeiro, after an altercation with his father and mother, a young man named Bebeto kills his family and goes to a movie theater, where he watches four weird vignettes. The first one is about a wealthy woman, Márcia, bored with her ...
Style: macabre
Plot: blood, apartment, patricide, murder of family, multiple murder, television, cinema, sexual fantasy, gluttony, erotica, exhibitionist, explicit sex
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Secret Laughter of Women (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, Nigeria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Oscar-winner Colin Firth stars in this heart-warming cross-cultural romantic comedy set in the idyllic South of France. Nimi, a beautiful Nigerian single mother to son Sammy, is under pressure from her family to find a suitable husband and who ...
Style: sexual, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: single parent, society, social differences, family relations, friendship, love and romance, romance, estrangement, homecoming, couples, looking for love, family life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Summer Lovers (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Michael Pappas and his girlfriend, Cathy, are enjoying the white sand beaches of a Greek island as well as the freewheeling nature of the locals. When Michael meets Lina, who is in Greece from Paris doing archaeological work, he is enamored with the ...
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, island, infidelity, vacation, romance, young lovers, youth, strong sexual content, couples, fall in love, love affair, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Our Sister Mambo (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Singapore
Story: Loosely based on 1957's "Our Sister Hedy" and 1961's "The Greatest Civil War on Earth", this romantic comedy follows the Wong household, where the father acts as the glue that holds everyone together while Mambo, the ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, sibling rivalry, temple, anniversary, pub, birthday, sister sister relationship, lawyer, mother daughter relationship, old couple, chef, cinema
Place: singapore, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7K
The Party (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 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, touching, humorous, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, fall in love, parents and children, couple relations, youth, family problems, family life, crumbling marriage, infidelity, puberty, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: france, normandy, paris france, tokyo, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 179K
You've Got Mail (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Book superstore magnate, Joe Fox and independent book shop owner, Kathleen Kelly fall in love in the anonymity of the Internet – both blissfully unaware that he's putting her out of business.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, hidden identity, fall in love, unlikely couple, destiny, boyfriend, happy ending, platonic, online dating, love, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about cinema.
Style: thought provoking, humorous, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: filmmaking, cowboy, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, omnibus, cinema, anthology, movie theatre, filmmaker, surrealism
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, latin america, africa, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alternating between the past and the present, a precocious little girl sues her selfish, career-driven parents for emancipation, surprising them both.
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, hollywood, custody, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, legal, family problems, couples, womanizer, power relations, family relations, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: middle east, egypt, africa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Elective Affinities (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After an architect (Fabrizio Bentivoglio) is invited to the home of his associate, the harmony of the place comes undone with the visitor's attraction to someone.
Style: emotional, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, crumbling marriage, love affair, romance, love and romance, destructive relationship, couple relations, couples, family problems, dishonesty, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: europe, italy, africa, florence italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.0
 18K
Day for Night (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A committed film director struggles to complete his movie while coping with a myriad of crises, personal and professional, among the cast and crew.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, tense ...
Plot: filmmaking, nervous breakdown, extramarital affair, director, workplace situations, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, workplace, actor's life, lifestyle, love and romance, art ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, french riviera, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Possible Loves (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fifteen year ago, Carlos went to the cinema to meet Júlia, his university colleague with whom he was in love. She never showed up. Carlos was left waiting in the lobby alone. While he waits, something happens which will change his life. A scene, an ...
Style: stylized, humorous, sexual, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, gay relationship, college, jury, looking for sex, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, sexual relations, romance, love and romance, twentysomething life, crumbling marriage ...
Time: future
Place: latin america, brazil, cuba, new york, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 6.4
 40K
The Last Kiss (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Revolves around a young couple and their friends struggling with adulthood and issues of relationships and commitment. Based on the 2001 Italian film L'ultimo bacio, directed by Gabriele Muccino.
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, battle of the sexes, pregnancy, casual sex, romance, wedding, introspection, human nature, free spirited, power of love, youth, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, africa, australia, cape town south africa, copenhagen denmark ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.3
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Leroy (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: national socialism
Plot: skinhead, teenage crush, hospital, girlfriend, inventor, xenophobia, interracial kiss, interracial love relationship, photo shoot, neo nazi, first date, porn magazine ...
Place: berlin germany, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.7
 12K
Something New (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kenya McQueen, a corporate lawyer finds love in the most unexpected place when she agrees to go on a blind date with Brian Kelly, a sexy and free-spirited landscaper.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: interracial romance, white male black female relationship, interracial relations, racism, prejudice, opposites attract, blacks and whites, african american, romance, looking for love, career woman, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, africa, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.0
 149
Volando Bajo (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chuyín Venegas and Cornelio Barraza were the biggest stars of popular music and cinema of the 80's. "The Goldfinches of Rosarito" had no equal as musical superstars, but after ten years of success, they parted ways. Now held in a ...
Plot: mansion, letter, fishing, beach, grandfather, newspaper clipping, son, pier, cinema, hairdresser, journalist, ambition ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.
Style: sentimental, sincere, inspirational, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: desert, businessman, fish, hopes, doubts and hesitations, against the odds, scientist, romance, muslim, salmon, self discovery, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, scotland, afghanistan, england, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 7.0
 860
Sweet Dreams (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Michele Apicella is a young film and theater director, who lives his troubles as an artist. In Italy reach the Eighties, and Michele, who was contestant in the Sixties, now finds himself in a new era full of crisis of values and ignorance. So ...
Plot: dream, duel, monster, alternate reality, psychology, psychoanalysis, screenwriter, housewife, dance, oedipus complex, film within a film, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 7.0
 1K
Jasminum (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Dziejące się współcześnie "Jasminum" (łacińska nazwa jaśminu) opowiada historię tajemniczą i magiczną, pełną zmysłowych zapachów, wypełnioną szczególnym światłem jakie roztacza wokół siebie miłość. Klasztor, w ...
Plot: seduction, love potion, saint, bread, perfume, small town, physical abuse, sex, love, human animal relationship, monastery, coffin ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%