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Farewell My Darling (1996)
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Farewell My Darling (1996)
Original name: 학생부군신위
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When old Mr. Park dies, his first son Chan-Wu, a film director, and his troublesome daughter Mi-Seon hurriedly come back to their rural hometown, and third son Chan-Se comes back to Korea from America. As the quiet country village gets busy preparing funeral, the house in mourning becomes a meeting place where villagers gather to ask how they are getting along and meet old friends. The children mourn their father's death and above all Mi-Seon, who caused her parents a lot of grief, can't stop crying. Chan-Wu, the chief mourner, has a revelation about his career, and Chan-Se prepares to sing hymns for the Confucian funeral service. Old Man Park's sister sells insurance products and gradually the funeral service becomes for the living rather then the dead.
Plot: pig, korean, culture clash, orphan, fight, coffee, village, widow, waitress, funeral, politician, cafe, death of father, husband wife relationship, tradition
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, semi serious and humorous films with plots about husband wife relationship, friendship, culture clash, funeral, village, father son relationship and death of father mostly in Comedy, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Farewell My Darling: First Time Godfather (2007), Zoufalci (2009), Tokyo Taxi (2009), A Hot Roof (1995), Who Has Seen the Wind (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
First Time Godfather (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brought up in California, offspring of an important political family, 11 year old Alex travels to Crete in order to baptize the baby child of a local cacique and parliamentary candidate. He will be a GODFATHER FOR THE FIRST TIME in order to prove to ...
Plot: tradition, speech, politician, dialect, hedgehog, democracy, godfather, custom, basketball, village
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95%
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Zoufalci (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thirtysomethings Linda, Radim, Tonda, Otakar, Dagmara and Silvie have been friends since they met as teenagers. All of them arrived in the big city, Prague, from their small home town. The euphoric dreams each had for themselves have not ...
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Tokyo Taxi (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Ryo (Yamada Masasi), the lead singer of an amateur rock band at night, owns a Ramen noodle shop. He cannot fly on airplanes because he has a fear of them. Ironically, he finds himself attracted to a stewardess who comes to eat very often at his ...
Plot: singer, love, road trip, musician, korean, stewardess, communication, english, taxi
Place: korea, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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A Hot Roof (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Korean film about a group of women who end up barricaded on the roof of their apartment building in the middle of a heat wave.
Plot: machismo, police officer, thief, death of husband, tv news, siege, theft, apartment building, standoff, police, husband wife relationship, rooftop ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Who Has Seen the Wind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The coming-of-age of adolescent Brian O'Connal in small town Depression-era Saskatchewan is told. The son of the local pharmacist Gerald O'Connal, Brian is in many ways a typical boy, who dislikes school if only because of his run-ins with ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Fishbowl California (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man struggling to find purpose in life is enlightened by a drunk ailing widow.
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Raja Babu (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
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Style: epic, serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: village, rich and poor, social differences, bollywood, teenage love, romance, village life, love and romance, power relations, social relations, unfulfilled love, culture clash ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Battle Ground 625 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Based on the long running play by Jang Jin, the story is set in Korea during the Korean War in 1950. Soldiers from both the North and South, as well as an American pilot, find themselves in a secluded and naively idealistic village, its residents ...
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Plot: soldier, village, anti war, human spirit, culture clash, war, village life, wartime life, fish out of water, hopes, social relations, rescue ...
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Place: korea, asia, south korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three working-class Manila women — Stella, Ailing and Choleng — are hired as paid mourners at a traditional Chinese funeral.
Plot: funeral, crying woman, ladies man, audio flashback, stained glass window, newspaper, underwear, cafe, confession, car accident, drug use, listening to a radio ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Trial of Tony Blair (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
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Plot: politician, trial, ghost writer, prime minister, prison, politics, fictional biography, iraq war, memoir, nightmare, arrest, political satire ...
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65%
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 16K
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.5
 18K
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Duration: 111 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A story that revolves around three sisters who live in their grandmother's home and the arrival of their 13-year-old half sister.
Plot: funeral, family, step siblings, sister sister relationship, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, school uniform, orphan, slice of life, sailor uniform, short skirt, japanese schoolgirl ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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 198
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Don't Tell Papa (2004)
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
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50%
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 6
Turtle (1994)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, emotional, humorous
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Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An elderly, yet young-at-heart man, moves in with his grandson, and both their lives turn upside-down.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%