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It's a Wonderful Afterlife (2010)
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It's a Wonderful Afterlife (2010)
Original name: Hai Marjawaan!
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Indian mother Mrs Sethi's obsession with marrying off her daughter turns murderous. With jokes that routinely miss the mark and cringeworthy slapstick, this black comedy farce shouldn't work. Somehow, though, it does.
Style: humorous, dark humor, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, melancholic, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, serial killer, parents and children, love and romance, looking for love, wooing, crimes, family relations, deadly, ghost, mother son relationship, fall in love, obsessive quest, matchmaking, female director, dog, wedding, police, cancer, marijuana, disc jockey, hospital, afterlife, cemetery, single woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, fall in love, parents and children and looking for love mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like It's a Wonderful Afterlife: Suzie Gold (2004), Namastey London (2007), All Relative (2014), In a Day (2006), Bride & Prejudice (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Suzie Gold (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, family gatherings, love triangle, fall in love, society, interracial relations, unrequited love, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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95%
Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Plot: culture clash, arranged marriage, family relations, romance, love and romance, parents and children, love triangle, looking for love, couples, fall in love, bollywood, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, england, asia, europe
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78%
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All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, disorder, couple relations, couples, romance, dishonesty, family relations, parents and children, wooing, love and romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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68%
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In a Day (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman spends a curiously unpredictable day with a stranger.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: shopping, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, fall in love, beauty salon, mysterious stranger, brother sister relationship, twentysomething life, music, jazz musician, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Bride & Prejudice (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Bollywood update of Jane Austen's classic tale, in which Mrs. Bakshi is eager to find suitable husbands for her four unmarried daughters. When the rich single gentlemen Balraj and Darcy come to visit, the Bakshis have high hopes, though ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, colourful, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, initially antagonists, bollywood, culture clash, unlikely couple, jane austen, couple relations, class differences, love and romance, social differences, society, modern day adaptation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: india, london, california, usa, asia ...
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66%
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I See You (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Dr. Shivani Dutt lives a wealthy lifestyle in London, England, along with her widowed mom, and a dog named Kaali. She works at the Thomwell Hospital. One day she notices that some of her fellow doctors indulge in organ trafficking, and decides to ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: supernatural, romance, ghost, love and romance, fall in love, impossible love, disorder, unlikely couple, nothing goes right, figment, supernatural romance, bollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
South Kensington (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The movie's about some Italian men living in London and having their lives sweetened by having wealthy parents and meeting many attractive women and one whale of a woman.
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, humorous
Plot: looking for love, wooing, couples, unlikely partners, romance, love and romance, partners, englishman, house, student
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
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51%
The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, parents and children, couples, family problems, pregnancy, teenage life, wooing, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, dysfunctional family, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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50%
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The Reverse (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A story about women, set in the present and in 1950s Warsaw. Sabina, a quiet, shy woman who has just turned thirty lacks a man in her life. Her mother knows all about it and tries at all costs to find her daughter a good candidate for a husband. The ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, dark humor, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, undercover, opposites attract, family relations, matchmaking, couples, parents and children, couple relations, love and romance, romance, human nature ...
Time: 50s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1950s
Place: europe, poland, warsaw poland
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23%
The Dog Trick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A shy but very romantic young man tries to meet a girl by walking a borrowed dog. The trick works unbelievably well. They fall in love.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, wooing, couples, romance, love and romance, dog walker, student, taxi driver, airport, shower, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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45%
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Total Chaos (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Total Siyapaa is an upcoming Hindi romantic comedy film directed by Eshvar Niwas and written by Neeraj Pandey.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, meet the parents, romance, eccentric family, parents and children, family relations, disorder, society, couple relations, nothing goes right, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Amar Akbar & Tony (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Amar, Akbar & Tony follows the lives and loves of three childhood friends through twists and turns as the characters face sudden and unforeseen changes to their idealistic and trouble-free young lives. With hilarious and sometimes tragic ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, looking for love, life turned upside down, fall in love, disorder, interracial relations, love and romance, romance, society, buddies, urban, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Killer Housewives (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Madrid, Azu's husband Filipe is smug and boorish, but it's his money she slips to family members constantly in need of cash and that she uses to buy gifts for her lover, Pablo. Things start to fall apart when Pablo wants to leave her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, sexual, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, paranoia, love triangle, love and romance, deadly, crimes, crime, psychopath, family problems, couples, mentally challenged, housewife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
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Double Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two sisters, no love lives. Both end up dating the same man, and inviting him to meet the family on December 17th. He doesn’t know there are two sisters or that he committed to two different dates on the same day.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Plot: wedding, wooing, couples, twins, romance, obsession, looking for love, love triangle, survival, love and romance, impossible love, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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40%
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Boystown (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Victor works in a real estate agency in the well-known Chueca neighborhood of Madrid. He hides a terrible secret: he makes apartments available for sale by murdering the old ladies owners that live in them. Then, refurbishes and decorates the ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, gay couple, who done it, parents and children, gender, family relations, couples, gentrification, real estate agent, inheritance, transvestism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Little Bit of Heaven (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It's a comedy about a guarded woman who finds out she's dying of cancer, but when she meets her match, the threat of falling in love is scarier than death
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: terminal illness, workplace, doctor patient relationship, fall in love, battle of the sexes, free spirited, love and romance, couples, cancer, strong female character, casual sex, promiscuity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
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38%
Scenes of a Sexual Nature (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sex and love. Some seek it, some need it, some spurn it and some pay for it, but we're all involved in it. Set on one afternoon on Hampstead Heath in north-west London, the film investigates the minutiae of seven couples. What makes us tick?
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, romance, thirtysomething life, love affair, couple relations, sexual relations, looking for love, singleness, lifestyle, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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38%
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Smooch (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An imaginative youngster (Kiernan Shipka) comes across an amnesiac prince (Simon Kassianides), who she believes is a fairy-tale figure. Convinced the man would be perfect for her widowed mom (Kellie Martin), she launches a plan to set the two up, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, entertaining, sentimental ...
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, cinderella story, nanny, romance, family relations, couples, parents and children, royal family, wizards and magicians, wooing, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, dealing with death, eccentric family, family gatherings, infidelity, couple relations, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
My Last Five Girlfriends (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: My Last Five Girlfriends traces the romantic journey of thirtysomething bachelor Duncan. As the film opens, the despondent Duncan is apparently preparing to take his own life, but not before taking the time to send a message to the last five women ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, wooing, breakup, romance, fall in love, couples, unfulfilled love, love and romance, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, couple relations, true love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, paris france, london
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Carolina (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carolina is a 2003 romantic comedy film directed by Marleen Gorris, starring Julia Stiles, Shirley MacLaine, Alessandro Nivola, Mika Boorem, Randy Quaid, and Jennifer Coolidge. Lisa Sheridan has a cameo role in the film, and Barbara Eden has the ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: young lovers, romance, love triangle, fall in love, looking for love, lifestyle, couple relations, eccentric family, family relations, couples, lottery, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, couples, fall in love, looking for love, parents and children, family relations, workplace situations, love and romance, workplace, society, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A wedding planner looks to persuade her mother not to marry a man she's only known for a brief period of time, until an unexpected development forces her to re-examine her feelings.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, christmas, romance, fall in love, couples, family relations, event planner, parents and children, ritual, party, love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Just Buried (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man inherits a nearly bankrupt funeral home from his estranged father. He falls in love with the alluring young mortician, only to find out she's offing people to keep the place in business!
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, suspense, offbeat ...
Plot: mortician, murder, psychopath, mysterious character, serial killer, estrangement, disorder, family relations, couples, parents and children, couple relations, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
What's Cooking? (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In LA's Fairfax district, where ethnic groups abound, four households celebrate Thanksgiving amidst family tensions. In the Nguyen family, the children's acculturation and immigrant parents' fears collide. In the Avila family, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, thanksgiving, pregnancy, culture clash, family problems, americana, family life, family gatherings, couple relations, parents and children, love affair, estrangement ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Jane White Is Sick & Twisted (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jane White's only ambition is to appear on a popular talk show.
Style: semi serious, cynical, witty, humorous, clever ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, obsessive quest, reunion, parents and children, family relations, mentally unstable, female protagonist, serial killer, love and romance, romance, mentally challenged, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Love Comes to the Executioner (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young man is hired as the executioner at a prison where his brother sits on death row. Things get more surreal when he falls in love with his brother's ex-girlfriend -- who's imprisoned herself.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: death row, prison, fall in love, prison life, family relations, couples, youth, crimes, romance, confined, love and romance, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Mr. Right (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Louise thought she’d met the man of her dreams. But it all went wrong when she introduced him to her gay friends... Harry hates being a TV producer and dreams of leaving his job to travel the world. He loves Alex, an aspiring actor who is ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, breakup, gay, single parent, aspiring actor, looking for love, romance, gender, couple relations, family relations, model, bisexual man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tuscan Wedding (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Tuscan Wedding, the new romantic comedy from the creators of Loving Ibiza. Together with her father Tom and stepmother Marla, Sanne runs Casa Matrimonio, a luxurious villa in sunkissed Italy. The estate is located in Tuscany, a beautiful region ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, love triangle, love affair, couple relations, romance, siblings relations, family business, eccentric family, love and romance, family relations, adultery, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.2
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Lovesick (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of Charlie Darby, who has everything going for him: a great job, friends, family, the whole package. The one thing Charlie doesn't have is love, because every time he gets close, he goes clinically insane. When he meets the perfect ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, love and romance, fall in love, workplace, brother brother relationship, love interest, neighbor, mother son relationship, mentally unstable, disorder, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%