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A Spot of Bother (2009)
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A Spot of Bother (2009)
Original name: Une Petite zone de turbulences
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Retired Englishman George Hall's hypochondria worsens and takes its toll on his family.
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, witty, clever
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, elderly, nothing goes right, disorder, couples, infidelity, family problems, crumbling marriage, estrangement, dishonesty, unfulfillment, couple relations, obsession, family relations, golden years, male nudity, gay relationship, gay interest
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about couples, family relations, couple relations, disorder, parents and children, infidelity and family problems mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like A Spot of Bother: A House of Your Dreams (2006), Soof (2013), I'm Staying (2003), Pardon Mon Affaire, Too! (1977), Granny's Funeral (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A House of Your Dreams (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On a mission to loosen up, a miser's sets about buying a house in the country for his family.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: nothing goes right, family life, domestic disturbance, couple relations, family problems, couples, countryside, family in crisis, husband wife relationship, silly humor, disorder, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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Soof (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Soof is reaching 40 and has everything she ever wanted: three children, a small catering business, a sweet husband Kasper and a lovely home. Until she starts asking herself: 'is this all there is'?
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, couple relations, couples, nothing goes right, cooking and food, family relations, life turned upside down, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
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I'm Staying (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A love triangle between a businessman, his wife, and a writer.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, love triangle, dysfunctional family, infidelity, rivalry, couples, couple relations, dishonesty, family problems, crumbling marriage, breakup, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Pardon Mon Affaire, Too! (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is the immediate continuation of Un éléphant ça trompe énormément, released the previous year. Having fortuitously discovered a photograph in which Marthe embraces someone unknown, clothed with a chequed jacket, Étienne Dorsay becomes ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, tennis, midlife crisis, friends, love and romance, buddies, dishonesty, love affair, family relations, disorder, nothing goes right, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Tyler Perry's Aunt Bam's Place - The Play (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One weekend, Aunt Bam's nephew-in-law Stewart is granted a court-ordered visitation with his children. Although his new, much-younger wife Mona is a bundle of nerves, Stewart seizes the opportunity to reconnect with his children, whom he loves ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, emotional, sentimental, realistic
Plot: couples, family problems, family life, family relations, couple relations, disorder, strong female presence, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, parents and children, african american protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Granny's Funeral (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A provincial chemist in the throes of a mid-life crisis must choose between burying his dearly departed grandmother and cremating her in this quirky comedy of manners starring Valerie Lemercier, Denis Podalydes, and Isabelle Candelier.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, witty, humorous
Plot: couples, disorder, dishonesty, couple relations, infidelity, death, love, magic, male female relationship, family problems, dark humor, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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Paris Follies (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Long married 50-somethings Brigitte and Xavier are prize cattle breeders in regional France. Life is good, but the departure of their children from home has thrown Brigitte’s world into flux, as she finds herself locked into routine. She keeps ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: couples, family relations, self discovery, couple relations, dull life, midlife crisis, disorder, husband wife relationship, infidelity, adultery, party, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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The 3 L'il Pigs (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: As their mother lies in a coma, two brothers discuss the advantages and disadvantages of adultery, under the nose of their virtuous elder, who tries in vain to discourage them.
Style: humorous, witty, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: infidelity, adultery, sex addict, couples, couple relations, dishonesty, unfulfillment, family relations, hospital, obsession, sibling relationship, coma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Together Is Too Much (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Imagine, if you will, a somewhat contented married woman finding out her husband's infidelity during the celebration of a birthday party. That is what happens to Marie-France, when her husband, Henri, pulls out panties from his pocket to be ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: couple relations, uninvited guest, family relations, couples, parent getting married, parents and children, family in crisis, family problems, grandmother granddaughter relationship, unhappiness, mother in law, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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The Day I Saw Your Heart (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Justine, struggles with commitment, listens to old David Bowie covers, and uses her employer’s private MRI machines to make “X-Ray Art” After a trail of boyfriends, Justine thinks she has found The One, a hunky shoe salesman, but her ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Plot: elderly, disorder, self discovery, introspection, parents and children, golden years, life turned upside down, family relations, pregnancy, siblings relations, step siblings, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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73%
Caruso, Zero for Conduct (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A movie directed by F.Nuti
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, touching
Plot: gang, family problems, parents and children, kids in trouble, family relations, youth, dishonesty, family in crisis, infidelity, couples, crimes, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florence
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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: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: friendship, aging, couples, family relations, elderly, couple relations, parents and children, friends, golden years, bittersweet, female nudity, old man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: So called friends at a dinner party end up acting like a dysfunctional family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nothing goes right, family relations, friendship, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, love and romance, uninvited guest, couples, disorder, midlife crisis, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Family Values (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: family relations, life turned upside down, manipulation, couples, dishonesty, crimes, family life, parents and children, couple relations, disorder, secret, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, brazil
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Dead Tired (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Stressed and overworked, famous French movie star Michel Blanc (Michel Blanc) is beginning to wear down, physically and mentally, from the pressure and demands of fame. Already in a fragile state of mind, strange events start to transpire all around ...
Style: humorous, absurd, light, talky, melancholic ...
Plot: disorder, twins, self discovery, actor's life, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, cinema, french, dysfunctional family, satire, couples, performer's life ...
Time: 90s, 1920s, 70s
Place: paris france, france, tokyo
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68%
The Ultimate Accessory (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Aleksandra and Cyrille, a prominent, trendy, and very well-off Parisian couple, whose life is not quite the same after seven-year-old Alekseï from Russia suddenly pops up in their 100% cashmere, childless home. Aleksandra soon realises ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspense, light ...
Plot: couples, family relations, family problems, adoption, life turned upside down, disorder, family in crisis, couple relations, celebrity culture, female nudity, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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Daddy Cool (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story about the age gap between a scientist father, Philipe Le Tallec, and his newly discovered teen aged daughter, Eglantine.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: disorder, parents and children, youth, family relations, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, estrangement, coming of age, social relations, bittersweet, scientist, daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Teen Spirit (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A 30 ans, Bruno, rock-star has been, vit toujours aux crochets de sa petite amie. Les temps sont durs... surtout quand une ex ressurgit de nulle part pour lui apprendre qu'il est le père de Nancy, 13 ans, dont il n'a jamais soupçonné ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: family relations, introspection, life turned upside down, lifestyle, youth, friends, best friends, self discovery, couple relations, couples, rock, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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65%
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Boudu (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, love triangle, social differences, infidelity, couples, misfit, couple relations, rich and poor, love and romance, social relations, disorder, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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Mariages! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ils ont 25 ans et se marient aujourd'hui.Ils ont 35 ans, se sont unis il y a dix ans et se déchirent aujourd'hui.Ils ont 45 ans, se sont déchirés il y a dix ans et tentent aujourd'hui de se réconcilier...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: midlife crisis, obsession, wooing, parents and children, impossible love, family gatherings, crumbling marriage, love and romance, couples, lovers reunited, love affair, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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French Fried Vacation 3 (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After the Club Med and skiing, what happened to the Bronzés 27 years later? Early response: the same, and worse.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sexual
Plot: couple relations, friendship, friends, catastrophe, resort, infidelity, couples, love and romance, gays and lesbians, hotel, seaside, coming out ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, mediterranean sea, sardinia
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Love is in the Air (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Couple Andrea and Giulia, an outwardly successful couple, are having problems in the bedroom. When Giulia invites Max, an old friend from high school, to stay in the family home with their teenage son, some new attitudes begin to form.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, family problems, couples, family relations, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, love and romance, breakup, sexual relations, coming of age, voyeurism, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
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63%
Looking for Hortense (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A wife pressures her husband to solicit work papers from his civil servant father.
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, humorous, touching ...
Plot: immigrants, family problems, crumbling marriage, gay, estrangement, family life, disorder, family relations, couples, society, unfulfillment, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, introspection, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, romance, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Big Bad Wolf (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Once upon a time in 2012, three brothers lived happily. One day their mom fell into a coma. So Henri, Philippe, and Louis suddenly started wondering about the meaning of their lives and were swamped by a wave of existential doubts. An entirely new ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, feel good
Plot: family relations, infidelity, couples, siblings relations, disorder, life turned upside down, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, hospital, loss of mother, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, versailles
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The Easy Way Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Patrick, a travel agent in his early 30s, lives with Arthur, an immigration lawyer; but for a long time, Patrick has been sleeping on an air mattress on the floor of their bedroom. His younger brother, Tony, plans to marry his high school sweetheart ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: self discovery, life turned upside down, infidelity, couples, couple relations, disorder, gay interest, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, gender, sex scene, female nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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60%
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Copacabana (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Babou's daughter refuses to invite her mother to her wedding, prompting Babou to begin life anew.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, family problems, society, optimism, hopes, estrangement, mother daughter relationship, couples, friendship, wedding, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Memories (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Romain is 23 years old. He would like to be a writer, but for now, it is night porter in a hotel. His father is 62 years old. He retires and pretends to fuck. His roommate is 24 years old. He thinks only one thing: to seduce a girl, any and all ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, aging, golden years, introspection, night watchman, disappearance, past, love, homecoming, elderly, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Do Not Disturb (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Michel, who's crazy about jazz, has just found a rare album that he dreams of quietly listening to in his living room. But the world seems to have conspired against him: his wife chooses this moment to divulge an ill-timed revelation, his adult ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: couples, family relations, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, parents and children, disorder, married couple, marriage, infidelity, medical, hiding place, marketplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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55%
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Empty Nest (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Empty Nest tells the story of a couple who have to struggle to find themselves after their children grow up and move out. It starts out as a fairly simple story of a couple but becomes complicated by a series of events that may or may not be ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: aging, couples, couple relations, elderly, college, parents and children, artists and showbiz, midlife crisis, family relations, leaving home, love and romance, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
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55%