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Looking for Maria Sanchez (2013)
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Looking for Maria Sanchez (2013)
Original name: 200 Cartas
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Raul, a Puerto Rican born in New York, meets Maria, a young Puerto Rican woman visiting NY, one night. Struck by love at first sight, he travels to Puerto Rico in search of this beautiful girl.
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, light, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, looking for love, fall in love, friends, track down, fish out of water, love at first sight, journey, love, culture clash, adventure, society, couples, writer's life, love and romance, obsessive quest, artists and showbiz, chases and races, lifestyle, buddies, tour guide, disorder, bar fight, puerto rican
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, puerto rico, usa

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Audience: girls' night, date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, asia, india
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Farm Girl in New York (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Mona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two 35 year old men going backwards in life meet a vibrant 23 year woman, bounding unselfconsciously forward.
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Place: new york, usa
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Pulling Strings (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic
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Black Coffee (2014)
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, culture clash, family relations, fall in love, romance, society, interracial marriage, couples, friendship, love and romance, parents and children
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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