Movies like Okafor's Law

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Okafor's Law
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

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Sanctuary
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 ...
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Ein irres Feeling
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
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Place: germany, bavaria, munich germany
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Beneath a Neon Tide
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: cinema, nightclub, pub, coming of age, coastal town, funeral, alcohol
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The Trick in the Sheet
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: actor, cinema
Time: 1900s
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The Picture Show Man
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: cinema, rival, male nudity
Time: 1920s
Place: australia
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Our Sister Mambo
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: old couple, mother daughter relationship, lawyer, chef, sister sister relationship, birthday, pub, cinema, temple, anniversary
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The Other Side of the Wind
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Iran, USA
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Story: Orson Welles' unfinished masterpiece, restored and assembled based on Welles' own notes. During the last 15 years of his life, Welles, who died in 1985, worked obsessively on the film, which chronicles a temperamental film director—much ...
Plot: hollywood, comeback, death, parody, director, filmmaking, cinema, doll, ice cube, baron, female nudity, female full frontal nudity
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Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
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: explicit sex, gluttony, sexual fantasy, patricide, murder of family, multiple murder, apartment, cinema, exhibitionist, erotica, blood, television
Place: brazil
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One-Two-Three Now!
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Jeppe falls deeply in love with the mysterious and beautiful girl, Cecilie, from school. But their time is limited as Cecilie is diagnosed with cancer and Jeppe has to balance school, social life and the dream of becoming a professional basket ball ...
Plot: teenage love, cancer, death, cinema, basketball, car, ambulance, sex scene, high school, drawing, party, wedding ...
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Paterson
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A week in the life of a bus driver and poet named Paterson, and his supportive wife Laura.
Plot: poetry, bar, dog, drink, beer, notebook, bus driver, guitar, black american, actor, twin, writing ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new jersey
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Boats Out of Watermelon Rinds
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In his award-winning debut feature film, director Ahmet Ulucay portrays the innocence of childhood and the lure of the cinema for two teens in a small Turkish village. Working for a watermelon seller by day, Remet spends his evenings trying to ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, sincere, atmospheric, humorous
Plot: coming of age, small town, fall in love, village, friendship, romance, small town life, teenage life, family, village life, watermelon, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey
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To Each His Own Cinema
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about cinema.
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Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, cowboy, lifestyle, cinema, movie theatre, surrealism, filmmaker, anthology
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, asia, europe, latin america, usa
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Clash of Egos
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tony has recently been released from a sentence for violent behaviour. He promises to improve his ways and is finally granted a few hours alone with his two children. They celebrate the reunion by going to the movies to see a new film by the famous, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: filmmaking, ego clash, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, danish, exploding car, director, film set, cinema, film producer, medication, gun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
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My Name Is Fame
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fai, a talented actor who has won the Best New Artist of the Hong Kong Film Awards and always plays leading roles in television, is an arrogant guy who does not cherish the opportunities given to him. As he keeps on criticizing his co-workers, his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: actor's life, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, hotshot hero, showbiz, ambition, couples, unsupportive coworkers, actress, cinema, ex husband ex wife relationship, stuntman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
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Duration: 115 min.
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Plot: love potion, pig, adult child friendship, bread, saint, legend, monk, monastery, hairdresser, cinema, dream, human animal relationship ...
Place: poland
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Sweet Dreams
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 ...
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Nuts
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Lebanon
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jenny was made for love and Lana for gambling. In this old-fashioned country, Lebanon, women have no say. Defying everyone and everything they will fight for their freedom whatever the cost.
Plot: gambling, cinema, craziness, poker, lebanese, game, empire
Place: lebanon, middle east
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Volando Bajo
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 100 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, barcelona
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The Film to Come
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At fifty Louis Gravet, a serious actor, would like to become a comedian. His brother Peter, a film director, has the idea of hiring him for the lead role of a comedy. Family circumstances, their wives, their children, niece, lead him to make another ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, actor's life, couple relations, siblings relations, midlife crisis, couples, disorder, hospital, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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After Midnight
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The magical Mole Antonelliana (the cavernous Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy) is the setting for a very unlikely love story. One fateful evening the museum's timid night watchman, comes to the aid of an enchanting young fast-food cook on the ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, realistic, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, mcdonald's restaurant
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System:   51%
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Anita Takes a Chance
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fifty-something widow Anita loses her lifetime dream job as a cinema attendant when the new owner wants to tear down the old theater and build a trendy multiplex in its stead. Depressed at first, Anita finds comfort in watching the shirtless hunks ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
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Virgin Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Wealthy Jae-hoon meets attractive writer Soo-jung through their mutual friend, filmmaker Young-soo. While Jae-hoon tries to pursue a romance with Soo-jung, things get complicated when it becomes apparent that Young-soo also has feelings for the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever
Plot: romance, city life, love triangle, sexual relations, singleness, wooing, love and romance, couples, couple relations, friendship, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, korea, seoul
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Hello Ghost
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A man's failed suicide attempt enables him to see ghosts, who later keep following him everywhere. It is now up to him to fulfill their wishes to make them go away.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: ghost, follow your dream, redemption, fall in love, life turned upside down, imaginary, love and romance, supernatural, goofy hero, hopes, disorder, last wish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Marathon Family
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Topalovic family has been in the burial business for generations. When the old (150 yrs old) Pantelija dies, five generations of his heirs start to fight for the inheritance.
Style: not serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, witty ...
Plot: parents and children, family business, family relations, murder, fall in love, love and romance, workplace, funeral, small town, mafia, grave digger, pianist ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, serbia
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Protector
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A Czech journalist joins a Prague radio station what broadcasts Nazi propaganda in order to protect his Jewish wife. However, as the Nazi rule over Czechoslovakia calls for more and more collaboration, his relationship with his wife spirals downward.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized
Plot: wartime life, crumbling marriage, couple relations, anti semitism, against humanity, artists and showbiz, jewish, radio, life is a bitch, media, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 30s
Place: europe, czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
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My Twentieth Century
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary, West Germany, Cuba
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Separated identical twins ride an Orient Express unaware of each other: a feminist anarchist and a hedonistic courtesan, living under the powder-keg Austro-Hungarian Monarchy. Separate families adopted the impoverished orphans. At the dawn of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, on the road, family life, society, family relations, femme fatale, feminism, orphan, twins, impossible love, adoption, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, turn of the century
Place: europe, hungary
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System:   45%
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The Jakes Are Missing
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: love, cinema
Place: south africa
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System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
Mary Is Happy, Mary Is Happy
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Mary is a senior in high school. With graduation a few months away, she is faced with sudden changes in life, love, and friendship. Meanwhile, strange events begin to happen to her that seem completely random and without reason. She struggles to ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: teenage life, computers and web, postmodernism, youth, best friends, high school life, social relations, friends, art, education, cinema, forest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: asia, thailand, france
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System:   43%
    User:   34%
 
History of Cinema in Popielawy
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story is narrated by ten-year old Staszek, who writes in his diary about his school-friend Jozef. Jozef comes from a family of blacksmiths, all of whom bear the name Jozef. Since he is the sixth consecutive son to be called Jozef, he is ...
Style: family saga
Plot: father son relationship, boy, cinema, bathing, magic, film projector, retrospective, healing, disabled person, blacksmith, inventor, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
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System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
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