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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: village, fight, orphan, family relations, politician, coffee, korean, getting home, funeral, pig, tradition, cafe, widow, husband wife relationship, death of father, satire, waitress, countryside, culture clash, autobiography, mourning
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and captivating films with plots about family relations, husband wife relationship, funeral, satire, death, village and countryside mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Farewell My Darling: First Time Godfather (2007), Clouds of May (1999), The Damned Rain (2009), Neria (1991), East Is East (1999). 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: godfather, village, politician, democracy, hedgehog, basketball, customs, tradition, family relations, dialect, speech, female director
Place: crete
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Clouds of May (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 130 min.
Story: This is a movie within a movie, about a director, Muzaffer, who goes back to his hometown to make a film using a cast of local people (based on the director Ceylan's first feature, Kasaba). While Muzaffer is around, his mother complains about ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, contemplative
Plot: filmmaking, family relations, artists and showbiz, parents and children, innocence lost, human nature, husband wife relationship, friendship, father son relationship, old woman, village, immigration ...
Time: 90s
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
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The Damned Rain (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's more at stake than just failed crops when a drought strikes a rural community in this comedy-drama from India.
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, emotional, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: farm, family life, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, unfulfillment, farmer, poverty, farming, village, life is a bitch, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Neria (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Zimbabwe
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A classic African film that has struck a nerve that runs across the continent, with an original soundtrack and supporting performance by Zimbabwe's legendary World Music sensation, Oliver Mtukudzi.
Style: suspense
Plot: countryside, mourning, brother brother relationship, judge, tradition, lawyer, neighbor, marriage, mother daughter relationship, death of father, husband wife relationship, family relations ...
Place: zimbabwe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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East Is East (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1971 Salford fish-and-chip shop owner George Khan expects his family to follow his strict Pakistani Muslim ways. But his children, with an English mother and having been born and brought up in Britain, increasingly see themselves as British and ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: culture clash, tradition, family relations, muslim, islam, arranged marriage, family problems, family in crisis, family life, parents and children, society, generation gap ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: england, europe, northern england, london, israel
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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: police, husband wife relationship, wife beater, satire, showdown, suburbs, police officer, transvestite, fascist, theft, apartment building, women's rights ...
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The Ceremony (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Oshima’s magisterial epic, centering on the ambivalent surviving heir of the Sakurada clan, uses ritual and the microcosm of the traditional family to trace the rise and fall of militaristic Japan across several decades.
Plot: post war japan, satire, death, virginity, funeral, surrealism, colonialism, tradition, flashback, marriage, sex scene, patriarch ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 60s
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Shooting the Warwicks (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Warwick family are unknowingly being filmed for a new reality show. Problem is, they're boring. So the producer must add conflict and drama to their lives. Their lives begin to unravel with shocking consequences.
Style: satirical, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, selfishness, family problems, satire, family life, marital problem, tv show, relationships, intervention, egoism, lifestyle ...
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Konopielka (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaziuk, a stubborn peasant and his pregnant wife live in a backwood village, unaffected by the civilization. The village is once visited by a couple of wanderers, and strange things start to happen afterward. A new schoolteacher is sent to the area. ...
Plot: village, female nudity, civilization, village idiot, male female relationship, countryside, prophet, sickle
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The Marriage Escape (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jan is married to Gedda. Gedda loves him só much, it stifles Jan. When he has to move to a nursing home because of early onset dementia, their lives take a special turn.
Plot: family relations, elevator, funeral, awkward situation, veterinarian, emotional abuse, comedy of manners, male objectification, death, photographer, man in underwear, police ...
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Daddy Cool: Join the Fun (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 102 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
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One Week and a Day (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Eyal finishes the week of mourning for his late son, his wife urges him to return to their routine but instead he gets high with a young neighbor and sets out to discover that there are still things in his life worth living for.
Plot: mourning, cannabis, death, neighbor, cancer, cemetery, hospital, funeral, fight, ping pong, jewish, kitten ...
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Leaving (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A bitter sweet comedy that follows a highly appointed Chancellor who set to step down from his position after years of service to his country. With just two last days left to enjoy his palatial villa before he is finally evicted, his situation ...
Style: allegory
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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.
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Place: manila philippines, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Carriers Are Waiting (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, semi serious, surreal, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 105 min.
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Style: non-linear
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Land of Happiness (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nostalgic comedy set in the early 1960s, when the tango was all the rage. The "prodigal son" Tenho returns from his unlucky adventures in the city back to his parents' farm. Tenho becomes the laughing stock of local men until he ...
Plot: boy, brother brother relationship, death of father, dying, death, singer, father son relationship, dancing, male female relationship, tango, preacher, illness ...
Time: 60s
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46%
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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 ...
Plot: death of father, husband wife relationship, lifestyle change, obsessive compulsive disorder, loss of father, jealousy, funeral, coming out, loneliness, gay stereotype, sex scene, classmate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nora's Will (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: humorous, captivating, touching, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, couples, rabbi, clergy, funeral, death, tradition, pizza, love, ex wife, last wish, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Scumbag Hustler (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
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Style: surprise ending, humorous, feel good, light, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, husband wife relationship, marriage, money, brother brother relationship, friendship, satire, infidelity, drugs, deception, nudity (full frontal - brief), oral sex ...
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45%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A series of three vignettes illustrate life in small-town America: the story of a man, his ex-girlfriend, and his attempt to foil a terrorist plot; an uncle trying to connect with his niece, who is emotionally distance following the death of her ...
Style: thought provoking, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: turkey, cyprus, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Gravehopping (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia, Slovenia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Pero is a professional funeral speaker in a small Slovenian town. His unique gift is to make every funeral that extra bit special. Pero just can't help turning his eulogies into witty personal confessions that bring the grieving crowd to tears ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, bleak, realistic, offbeat
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, slovenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Waterfall (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story takes place in Harbiye town of Antakya just before the 1960 military coup d'etat. The economic and political crisis of those days are reflected by the both funny and sad story of a family. The story is told from the eyes of Cemal. Now ...
Plot: surrealism, communism, female nudity, male nudity, dead sister, getting home, waterfall, husband wife relationship, child, political corruption, turkish army, politics ...
Time: year 1960
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
Plot: visit, city, railway, retiring, dog, rain, death of father, lie, great depression, horse, husband wife relationship, horse riding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Divine Order (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nora is a young housewife and mother, living in a quaint little village with her husband and their two sons. The Swiss countryside is untouched by the major social upheavals the movement of 1968 has brought about. Nora’s life is not affected ...
Style: sincere, humorous, light, captivating
Plot: women's rights, politics, feminism, husband wife relationship, voting, village, countryside, women, society, fighting the system, husband wife estrangement, strike ...
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43%