Movies like Red Light Revolution

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Red Light Revolution (2010)
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Red Light Revolution (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A luckless Beijinger opens an adult shop to make ends meet, sparking a sexual revolution in his conservative neighborhood.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: society, rebellion, fighting the system, family relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, store, farce, workplace, against the rules, workplace situations, silly humor, sex, unemployment, down on your luck, morality, urban
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia, beijing china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about society, family relations, parents and children, workplace, workplace situations, life is a bitch and friends mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Red Light Revolution: Intrepido: A Lonely Hero (2013), Entry Level (2007), Recep Ivedik 2 (2009), Work Hard, Play Hard (2003), Unknown Pleasures (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Intrepido: A Lonely Hero (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A middle-aged man tries to get by in Milan while trying to retain his dignity.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, fall in love, workplace, society, workplace situations, love and romance, bittersweet, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
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Entry Level (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After losing his restaurant, chef CLAY MAGUIRE must start his career all over--at the bottom. Pushing forty with no "corporate skill-set", Clay enters the strange world of the Unemployable Interviewees of America. Clay and his fellow ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: starting over, unemployment, workplace, hopes, society, love and romance, romance, workplace romance, workplace situations, restaurant, down on your luck, chef ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Recep Ivedik 2 (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When his grandmother takes ill, foolish brute Recep tries to satisfy her wishes by getting a job and attempting to find a suitable wife.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: goofy hero, workplace, misfit, life is a bitch, social misfits, fish out of water, unemployment, disorder, love and romance, society, family relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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Work Hard, Play Hard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Philippe Seigner starts his career in business consulting at the posh Paris seat of McGregor. His first serious task is delicate: An audit at a factory, which is about to be taken over. As he soon realizes, this will mean sacking about 80 employees. ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: moral dilemma, workplace, life is a bitch, society, couples, workplace situations, unemployment, couple relations, factory, boss and employee, power relations, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Unknown Pleasures (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Japan, South Korea, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Three disaffected youths live in Datong in 2001, part of the new "Birth Control" generation. Fed on a steady diet of popular culture, both Western and Chinese, the characters of Unknown Pleasures represent a new breed in the People's ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: youth, unemployment, teenage life, family relations, life is a bitch, society, parents and children, love triangle, friends, music band, lifestyle, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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I Belong (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A nurse gets into a dispute at work because she switches to speaking English when she gets nervous. A translator compromises her integrity when persuaded to translate a book she doesn't believe in. An elderly woman and her daughter are ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: communication, communication problem, workplace situations, workplace, human nature, family relations, translator, parents and children, all female cast, inheritance, women, strong female presence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
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58%
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The Italian (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life smiles at Dino Fabrizzi,a cool forty-two-year old Italian. Not only is he the most successful salesman at The Maserati dealership in Nice but he has had a steady (and hot) relationship with Hélène,his girlfriend, who is beginning to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, disorder, society, dishonesty, workplace, power relations, meet the parents, dealer, family relations, religions or cults, couple relations, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bob Funk (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After he's fired from his job -- by his mother, no less -- Bob Funk agrees to quit drinking, see a therapist, and eventually report to a new boss, who might just be the woman of his dreams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: couples, boss and employee, addiction, workplace, family relations, parents and children, boss, therapist, layoff, fall in love, starting over, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Very Well, Thank You (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The tough lives of two ordinary individuals: Alex, an accountant and his wife Béatrice, a taxi driver.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspense, biting
Plot: life turned upside down, life is a bitch, fighting the system, injustice, society, wrongfully committed, satire, loss of job, husband wife relationship, mental institution, taxi driver, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Chosen One (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paul is an ordinary man who is at the end of his rope. He hates his job, his beautiful wife has left him, and his mother and gay, Buddhist-monk brother constantly remind him of his shortcomings. Although Paul doesn't know it yet, his life is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: chosen one, self discovery, family relations, society, life turned upside down, oracle, destiny, farce, deadend life, brother brother relationship, suicide attempt, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south america, colombia, los angeles, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hush Hush Baby (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: culture clash, heist, parents and children, family life, buddies, society, family relations, disagreement, immigrants, matchmaking, meet the parents, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, europe, morocco, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Carmina or Blow Up (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Carmina, 58, runs a shop selling Iberian products in Seville. After several robberies and no help from her insurance company, she comes up with a way to recover the money she needs to keep her family. While she waits in her kitchen for her plan to ...
Style: realistic, humorous, captivating, bleak, semi serious ...
Plot: family business, workplace, parents and children, family relations, insurance, eccentric family, disorder, woman
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Navigators (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In South Yorkshire, a small group of railway maintenance men discover that because of privatization, their lives will never be the same. When the trusty British Rail sign is replaced by one reading East Midland Infrastructure, it is clear that there ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, thought provoking, gloomy ...
Plot: unemployment, friendship, society, fighting the system, workplace, life is a bitch, working class, human spirit, workplace intrigue, injustice, corporate crimes, realism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Free the Nipple (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An army of passionate women launch a revolution to "Free the Nipple" and decriminalize the female body. Based on a true story, this mass movement of topless women, armed with First Amendment lawyers, graffiti installations and national ...
Style: humorous, thought provoking, realistic, semi serious, light
Audience: girls' night
Plot: revolution, society, battle of the sexes, fighting the system, rebellion, rebelliousness, against the rules, feminism, female protagonist, journalist, gender, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Sole a catinelle (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of a father and a son. An on the road trip from South to North.
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, fish out of water, misfit, parents and children, rich and poor, unemployment, disorder, family relations, society, supportive parent, parents separation, father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
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45%
The Obama Effect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A serious health scare ignites John Thomas, an insurance salesman in his 50s, to take a closer look at his life. Motivated by a misguided obsession with getting Barack Obama elected, John takes an overwhelming involvement in the Presidential ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: family relations, couples, unfulfillment, society, parents and children, couple relations, politics, satire, campaign, americana, midlife crisis, candidate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Boppin' at the Glue Factory (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A junkie nurse rules the night shift at a convalescent hospital.
Style: semi serious, cynical, humorous, realistic
Plot: satire, workplace, dark humor, against the rules, life is a bitch, dishonesty, drug abuse, addiction, workplace situations, cons and scams, retirement home, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Catch Me... I'm in Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Directed by Mae Czarina Cruz, Catch Me...I'm in Love is a light, rom-com film that centers on the lives of two young adults searching for that something that could complete their existence. For Roan Sanchez (Sarah Geronimo), it's finding ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, couples, fall in love, looking for love, society, love and romance, romance, workplace, family relations, workplace situations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Crossing Borders (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Spain 1960, the dawn of the country's economic development. Industrial "reorganization" means that many workers have lost their jobs and are forced to emigrate. Martin is one of them. Martin, his wife Pilar and their son Pablito live ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: emigration, culture clash, politics, working class, social relations, family problems, family relations, workplace, society, unemployment, immigrants, job seeking ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Groenten uit Balen (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of the laborer family Debruycker during the turbulent strike by Vieille Montagne in 1971.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, gloomy
Plot: rebellion, fighting the system, working class, workplace situations, society, parents and children, human spirit, workplace, factory worker, family life, life is a bitch, labor union ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Swimsuit Issue (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A wild bachelor party and an agonizing defeat in floorball awakens Fredrik's passion for male synchronized swimming.
Style: feel good, humorous, uplifting, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, self fulfillment, buddies, ambition, sport, sport team, youth, life is a bitch, society, family relations, swimming, underdog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Right Way (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Amy and David are two underachievers from suburbia. Amy has had a rough life raised by her neglectful drug addicted single mother. David has been raised in a more conventional family, but his lack of motivation has driven his father crazy. When Amy ...
Style: realistic, surreal, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: materialism, unwanted pregnancy, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, drug abuse, mental illness, life is a bitch, society, single parent, couples, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
It Was the Son (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Ciraulo family lives in the miserable district of Palermo called "Zen". When one of their children dies in a shootout between mafia gangsters they receive compensation and buy a luxury black Volvo. Things go wrong when Trancredi, ...
Style: captivating, humorous, psychological, light, serious ...
Plot: working class, family relations, family problems, parents and children, crimes, society, tragedy, murder, friendship, family life, mafia, netflix
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The hilarious cast of Nora's Hair Salon is back in this outrageous, bust-a-gut comedy! Featuring familiar faces and fresh new names, Nora's Hair Salon 2: A Cut Above will have you cutting up all over again! As co-owner of Nora's Hair ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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36%
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Adam & Paul (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This movie follows a day in the life of two Dublin Heroin addicts, Adam and Paul. Adam is the taller and slightly smarter of the two while Paul is his sidekick. Since they were small boys, Adam and Paul have withered into two hopeless, desperate ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, bleak, gloomy ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Age of Panic (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: May 6, 2012. Cable news reporter Laetitia is covering the French presidential elections, while Vincent, her ex-husband, demands to see their two young daughters. It's a manic Sunday in Paris: two agitated girls, a frazzled babysitter, a needy ...
Style: realistic, humorous, emotional, captivating, semi serious ...
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35%
Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The continuing adventures of the barbers at Calvin's Barbershop. Gina, a stylist at the beauty shop next door, is now trying to cut in on his buisness. Calvin is again struggling to keep his father's shop and traditions alive--this time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: beauty salon, barbershop, hairdresser, fighting the system, friendship, workplace romance, family business, workplace, friends, workplace situations, boss and employee, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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35%
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Tambourine (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mohammad is sent to an apartment situated in uptown Tehran to install their satellite dishes, while having satellite TV is illegal in Iran. He arrives there with a girl named Shirin who seems to be his girlfriend and is in need of some money to ...
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33%
The Animal Project (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: As a thirty something acting teacher attempts to push a group of eager young performers out of their comfort zones, he struggles with his own ability to live an authentic and fulfilling life with his teenage son.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: self discovery, family relations, workplace situations, parents and children, artists and showbiz, actor's life, society, workplace, misfit, dream, gay interest, theater ...
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32%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining
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