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Life Doesn't Scare Me (1999)
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Life Doesn't Scare Me (1999)
Original name: La vie ne me fait pas peur
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: We follow how four ordinary little girls learn about life, love and all that sort of things.
Plot: teenage girl, grownups, parent child relationship, female director, friendship, mental illness, father daughter relationship, flash forward, adolescence, mother daughter relationship, high school, friend, coming of age, handheld camera
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about friendship, female director, teenage girl, coming of age, youth, high school and family relations mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Life Doesn't Scare Me: Sadie's Last Days on Earth (2016), Augustin, King of Kung-Fu (1999), Peppermint Soda (1977), The Cow's Orgasm (1996), Hayley Wagner, Star (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sadie's Last Days on Earth (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Everything in high school is like the world ending and Sadie Mitchell's crippling fear of the coming apocalypse is the heightened version of that.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, light
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, apocalypse, teenage protagonist, friendship, family relations, coming of age, teenage girl, high school student, husband wife relationship, teenage boy, interracial friendship, anxiety ...
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Augustin, King of Kung-Fu (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The solitary and largely self-contained Augustin (Jean-Chretien Sibertin Blanc), on obscure young actor of bit-parts and advertisements, has but one ambition - to play the lead role in a Kung Fu epic. But hours of Kung Fu practice alone in his room ...
Plot: female director, hotel, kung fu, lesson, friendship, bicycle, martial arts, teacher, movie theatre, old man, chinatown, asian ...
Place: paris france
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86%
Peppermint Soda (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the fall of 1963, Anne is becoming a teenager. She lives in Paris with her mother and her older sister, Frédérique. They're just back from summer at the beach with their father. School starts. A turbulent year awaits them both.
Style: contemplative, touching, sincere, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, school, high school, coming of age, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, family relations, friends, human nature, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Cow's Orgasm (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High school galpals Balta and Stylianou buy into romantic dreams about love and marriage but, after a series of tragicomic incidents in their Greek village, topped off by a cow's emotional fulfillment, decide to go after a waiter/musician and ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: choice, female director, high school, piano, cow, pianist, farm, loss of virginity, artificial insemination, orgasm, countryside, greek ...
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Hayley Wagner, Star (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Having outgrown her role, a pampered child actor returns to her family and tries to be an ordinary youngster.
Plot: showbiz, female director, teenage girl, high school, high school student, child star, family relations, teenage boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Let's Dance (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dans la famille Bellinsky : il y a Salomon le père, 80 ans, débordant de vie. Il se bat pour ne pas être enterré trop vite, entre des cours de claquettes sous le haut patronage de Fred Astaire et la recherche d'une compagne...La mère, ...
Style: captivating, feel good, inspirational, sweet
Plot: dancing, ambition, follow your dream, dancer, dancer's life, romancing partners, life philosophy, ballet, youth, hip hop, self fulfillment, dance studio ...
Place: france
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The Roommates Party (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unusually cold winter forces the french government to push the best housed people to accommodate some poor fellow citizens. The decree called "Le Grand Partage" creates some trouble among the residents of a Paris upscale apartment block.
Plot: female director, class differences, neighbor neighbor relationship
Place: paris france
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The Under-Gifted (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story centers around a graduating class of "less-gifted" students in a private Versailles high school. Only a miracle has brought the students this far along, and after a practical joke misfires and the whole school is dynamited, the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: prank, disorder, high school life, high school, youth, rebelliousness, hardcase students, rebellion, exam, private school, coming of age, silly humor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, versailles, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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If I Were a Rich Man (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Between Alice, a hospital nurse and Aldo, a shampoo sales representative, things have turned sour of late. Alice blames her husband for lacking ambition and contemplates divorce.One day Aldo wins the ten million euro lotto prize. But, unwilling to ...
Plot: hypocrite, fortune, lottery winner, lottery, deception, female nudity, divorce, money, office, salesman, unfaithful wife, mobbing ...
Place: paris france
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60%
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Actrices (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Comédienne hantée par son rôle de Nathalia Petrovna, l'héroïne de la pièce de Tourguéniev Un Mois à la campagne qu'elle répète difficilement, Marcelline tente de noyer ses angoisses dans une piscine sur un air de Glenn Miller. ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
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Place: france, europe, paris france
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From Behind (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Frédérique's mother has died recently leaving her the family stud farm. She's never met her father, doesn't even know his name. But she finds it on the back of an old photo. She sets off for Paris. She stays with her gay dancer pal ...
Plot: female director, gay interest, horse ranch, gender disguise, transvestite, homosexual, transvestism, gay bar, horse, homosexuality
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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PEN15 (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Middle school as it really happened. Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle star in this adult comedy, playing versions of themselves as thirteen-year-old outcasts in the year 2000, surrounded by actual thirteen-year-olds, where the best day of your life can ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, funny
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Rafters (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
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49%
New Waterford Girl (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A gifted teenager, dreaming of life beyond her small town, becomes inspired when a 15-year-old girl from New York moves in next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, small town, female boxer, family relations, unwanted pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, canadian, friendship, teenager, society, hopes, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada, new york, usa, nova scotia, new jersey
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49%
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Bonsoir (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: gay slur, male homosexuality, con artists, unemployment, inheritance, dressmaker, homelessness, heiress, lesbian, homosexuality
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hair Under the Roses (2000)
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Country: France, Luxembourg
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
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Comeback (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Thomas, former successful stand up comedian will do anything to get back on the top. Unfortunately at the same time his teenage daughter demands his whole attention threatening the comeback he wants so badly...
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Three O'Clock High (1987)
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Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Secret Life of Girls (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 15-year-old Natalie, confused to begin with, finds out about her father's affair with one of his students. Refusing to simply stand by and watch her family disintegrate, Natalie takes it upon herself to expose the problem, and in doing so calls ...
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Time: 70s
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43%
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Blockers (2018)
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Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Audience: teens, teen comedy, family outing
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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42%
The F**k-It List (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After a prank blows up a studious high school senior's life, he shares a list of certain things he wishes he'd done differently — and maybe still can.
Style: semi serious, light, feel good, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Celestial Clockwork (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium, Spain, Venezuela, Portugal
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ana bolts from her wedding altar and flies from Venezuela to Paris to realize her dream of becoming a great opera star.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized
Plot: performer's life, friends, couples, disorder, rivalry, love and romance, culture clash, fall in love, friendship, twentysomething life, love triangle, uninhibited rivalry ...
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40%
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Duration: 99 min.
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Duration: 85 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
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Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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On se calme et on boit frais à Saint-Tropez (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A teenager lies to her parents and goes to the South of France instead of studying for the summer. Meeting with her not-so faithful boyfriend and his DJ friend, she discovers her father is also there - with another woman.
Plot: topless, teenage girl in underwear, swimwear, female nudity, seaside, machismo, underwear, summer vacation, gay stereotype, radio dj, stereotype, flirting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Dazed and Confused (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of Texas teens on their last day of school in 1976, centering on student Randall Floyd, who moves easily among stoners, jocks and geeks. Floyd is a star athlete, but he also likes smoking weed, which presents a conundrum ...
Style: feel good, talky, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976, 80s
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38%
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Shiva Baby (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College student Danielle must cover her tracks when she unexpectedly runs into her sugar daddy at a shiva - with her parents, ex-girlfriend and family friends also in attendance.
Plot: ex girlfriend, sugar daddy, parent child relationship, college student, female director, coming of age, jewish life, lgbt, bisexuality, jewish family, unfaithful husband, lesbian sex ...
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38%
Absolutely Fabulous (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The wildly popular British television show Absolutely Fabulous gets a Francophonic makeover with this film version directed by Gabriel Aghion. In this go around, Josiane Balasko and Nathalie Baye play the incorrigible Eddie and Patsy, who leave no ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Dear Lemon Lima (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Vanessa gets a dose of reality when Philip, her one true love, ends their relationship, again. The quirky teen enrolls in his school to win him back, but ends up making matters worse. Downgraded to social outcast, Vanessa struggles to reclaim ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%