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So There (1997)
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So There (1997)
Original name: Alors voilà,
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A trucker, an accountant, a former plumber hospitalised after a suicide attempt... Presided over by the accountant, the three families decide to buy a truck, a trucker's dream. The father, practical joker, and larger-than-life lover, keeps a watchful eye. The children are his accomplices. One is his heroine. His daughter is his other heroine. A puzzle of life's desires in which all veers into the imaginary, into dreams of far-off lands.
Plot: family relations, hospital, mafioso, suicide attempt, french, truck driver, infidelity, accountant, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, patriarch, picnic, family dinner, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, cruelty, plumber

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and light films with plots about family relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, mother son relationship, brother brother relationship and infidelity mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like So There: The Big Bad Wolf (2013), Five on the Black Hand Side (1973), Ealing Comedy (2008), Brother for All the Money (1979), The Guardian Angel (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, feel good, light
Plot: family relations, infidelity, siblings relations, disorder, couples, dishonesty, life turned upside down, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, loss of mother, older man younger woman relationship, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, sincere
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Five on the Black Hand Side (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonard Jackson plays a barber who is also the domineering head of a middle-class African American family. Jackson is forced to rethink his values when his previously docile wife (Clarice Taylor) joins their three children in rebelling against her ...
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Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ealing Comedy (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alfie Singh, accountant turned film producer, has a great idea for a film. It's called Ealing Comedy and it's about an accountant turned film producer called Alfie Singh. Alfie will play himself and his real son, Paul, will play his son in ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Brother for All the Money (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 83 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Guardian Angel (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Madrid, 1981. Jorge has just arrived in Madrid to live in beautiful large house with his brother, mother, grandmother Obdulia, a wealthy woman who is somewhat deaf, and his grandfather, an aged and senile octogenarian.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: France
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Friedliche Zeiten (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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46%
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38%