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Inadequate People (2010)
 7.4
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Inadequate People (2010)
Original name: Неадекватные люди
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Adequacy is relative.Vitalik the main character of the movie seems to be pretty normal. With a respectable office job, a comfy little dwelling and a personal couch doctor, Vitalik looks as adequate as a human can possibly be. Wait till he drinks and drives himself into depression, and after that falls in love with an under-age girl living next door. Whos adequate now?
Style: realistic, humorous, uplifting, semi serious, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, unlikely couple, age difference, fall in love, love and romance, psychologist, midlife crisis, teenage sexuality, male objectification, older man younger woman relationship, life turned upside down, dealing with death, translator, journal, party, office, workout, smoking, alarm clock, heterosexuality, flashback, cleavage, tank top, male in bathtub, taking a bath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, fall in love, couples, unlikely couple, couple relations and love affair mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Inadequate People: David & Layla (2005), Amira & Sam (2014), Not Cool (2014), My Sassy Girl (2008), Two Days (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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David & Layla (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story, sparks fly when a Jew and a Muslim fall in love in New York. David (David Moscow), TV host of "Sex & Happiness", becomes smitten with the voluptuous Layla (Shiva Rose) - a mysterious, sensual dancer who ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, forbidden love, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, meet the parents, parents and children, unlikely couple, romance, hopes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, kurdistan ...
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Amira & Sam (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam, a soldier who had served in Afghanistan and Iraq, meets Amira when he visits her uncle, Bassam, who had served as Sam's Iraqi translator. Bassam and Sam have a special bond due to their time together in the war. Initially Amira does not ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: immigrants, veteran, interracial relations, culture clash, forbidden love, fall in love, life is a bitch, opposites attract, unlikely couple, couple relations, love affair, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, iraq, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Geographer Drank His Globe Away (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Victor Sluzhkin signs on as a teacher of geography in a secondary school in his native Perm (in the Urals) and gets lost in a haze of hard vodka, desperate love for a nymphet-like student and the stress of educating teenagers. Geographer, as the ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, cynical, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: alcohol abuse, teachers and students, adultery, teacher student relationship, teacher, school, youth, hopes, introspection, friendship, rafting, flirting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
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79%
 3.9
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Not Cool (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: NOT COOL follows former prom king and college freshman Scott (Shane Dawson) who has just returned home for Thanksgiving break only to be dumped by his eccentric, long-term girlfriend. With his world turned upside down, Scott strikes an unlikely ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sex comedy
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, couples, college life, youth, friends, unlikely couple, small town, homecoming, small town life, romance, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 6.3
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My Sassy Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A guy (Jesse Bradford) has his life planned out, until he is wooed, groomed and then dumped by an elusive woman (Elisha Cuthbert).
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: chance meeting, young lovers, opposites attract, romance, lifestyle, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, small town life, couples, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
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Two Days (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A two days from the life of Pyotr Drozdov, a highly ranked official from Moscow, which he spends with young museum employee Masha.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental
Plot: romance, fall in love, love and romance, artists and showbiz, writer's life, writers, hung over, love at first sight, female director, librarian, governor, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katrine is to be married. Her fiancé is gorgeous, their appartment is luxurious and her future in-laws are wealthy. Katrine only has one problem: she sometimes finds it difficult to tell the truth, and this sends her on a round-about jaunt with an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, feel good, touching ...
Plot: life turned upside down, unlikely couple, introspection, romance, couples, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, disorder, couple relations, hopes, dogma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Mystery of Happiness (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life-long business partners Santiago and Eugenio understand each other without words, care for each other, and need each other. When Eugenio vanishes without a clue, Santiago and Laura, Eugenio’s wife, join forces to solve the mystery of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, talky, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, track down, romance, couple relations, male friendship, friendship between men
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 9K
It Boy (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Alice Lantins is 38, ambitious and so committed to her work that she neglects her personal life. In short, she is the ideal candidate for the next editor of the magazine Rebelle, or would be were it not for the fact that she appears to be stuck in ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, family outing
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, love and romance, love affair, unlikely couple, age difference, older woman younger man sex, relationship vs career, student, fall in love, thirtysomething life, promotion, magazine editor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 133
Gaby Baby Doll (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gaby cannot stay alone ; she's afraid of the dark ,of everything .When her boyfriend leaves her (he wants to have sex with her and she gets on his nerves,because she only needs a protector),she's completely on her own .She's afraid of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, couples, fall in love, love and romance, countryside, lone wolves, isolation, confined, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Truth About Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For years, Archie has been pining for Alice, the wife of his law partner, Sam. When Archie impulsively sends Alice an anonymous love note, she assumes it to be a playful gesture from her husband, and replies with her own unsigned letter. After Sam ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, forbidden love, opposites attract, dishonesty, looking for love, couple relations, true love, fall in love, love triangle, dangerous attraction, love affair, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 7K
Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, couples, on the road, disorder, taxi, crumbling marriage, romance, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Short Term Shadi (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rahul and Riana meet each other for the first time, get drunk, and awake the next morning to find that they have gotten legally married to each other.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental
Plot: wedding, disorder, unlikely couple, romance, fall in love, couple relations, bollywood, life turned upside down, opposites attract, drinking alcohol, new year's eve, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 37K
Liberal Arts (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: age difference, older man younger woman relationship, college, thirtysomething life, dull life, college student, romance, college life, fall in love, love and romance, campus, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Flirting with Forty (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A divorcee has a passionate affair with a much younger surfing instructor in Hawaii.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, surfing, romance, family relations, love and romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sorry if I Want to Marry You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Second part of the film "Sorry if I love you". Alex (Raoul Bova) and Niki (Michela Quattrociocche) are more in love than ever. They have just returned from the lighthouse on the island Blu where they have lived unforgettable days. Niki ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, infidelity, communication problem
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 3K
Lion's Heart (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ivana Cornejo is just getting used to being single again after her divorce three years ago. After an exasperating call from her ex-husband, she throws her cell phone away. Fortunately, the man who finds it calls her to return it, and to her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, couples, unlikely couple, introspection, shallowness, romance, romantic relationship, dwarf, prejudice, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
 722
Say I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unlikely couple fake a relationship to win a TV game show prize. Wannabe actress Estrella dreams of becoming a hostess on a romance reality-TV show presented by Amador Rosales. Meanwhile, movie usher and film buff Victor, who hates such reality ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, tv show, dishonesty, media, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, disorder, couples, aspiring actor, relationships, ladykiller ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 2K
Chinaman (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Keld is in a rut. His wife of 25 years has left him. For sustenance, he eats his way through the menu at the local Chinese takeaway. The owner talks him into a marriage of convenience with his sister from China and the unplanned-for happens. A ...
Style: emotional, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, culture clash, life turned upside down, opposites attract, romance, misfit, unlikely couple, couple relations, couples, matchmaking, divorce, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Office Romance. Our time (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anatoli Yefremovich Novoseltsev works in a ratings company, whose director is an unattractive and bossy woman. An old friend of his, Yuri Grigorievich Samokhvalov, who gets appointed assistant director, wants to make Novoseltsev the manager but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, touching, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: workplace romance, boss and employee, fall in love, relationship vs career, unlikely couple, single father, strong female lead, love affair, female executive, office romance, female boss, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Food Guide to Love (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, Ireland, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A dysfunctional love story about an Irish food writer and a politically committed Spanish woman.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, womanizer, fall in love, couples, cooking and food, columnist, love and romance, opposites attract, nudity (full frontal - brief), vegetarian, love triangle, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 13K
The Oranges (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man's (Hugh Laurie) affair with his friend's much-younger daughter (Leighton Meester) throws two neighboring families into turmoil.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, light ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, family relations, fall in love, life turned upside down, dysfunctional family, family life, romance, love and romance, friends, family problems, infidelity, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Shanghai Calling (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When ambitious New York attorney Sam is sent to Shanghai on assignment, he immediately stumbles into a legal mess that could end his career. With the help of a beautiful relocation specialist, a well-connected old-timer, a clever journalist, and a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love and romance, legal, misfit, workplace situations, disorder, workplace romance, fish out of water, urban, shrewd, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Rockin' Meera (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An upcoming hip-hop band from San Francisco makes the journey into the depths of modern Hindustan. They clash with a feisty Prince for the prized catch: Meera, a bold dusky beauty. The comic adventure unfolds in the jaws of a raging tiger, raining ...
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
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Plot: hip hop, love and romance, romance, friends, couples, friendship, couple relations, fall in love, forbidden love, music band, society, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, san francisco, usa, india
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25%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Patti Petalson is a promising writer, but her marriage and conventional job keep her from her dream. She longs to return to her writing, especially after running into her first love Brian Callahan, a successful crime novelist. Kate is Patti's ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: introspection, fall in love, couples, love affair, romance, looking for love, love triangle, lifestyle, haunted by the past, unlikely couple, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 2K
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: tense, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, disorder, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, parents and children, romance, family relations, wooing, love and romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 13K
Delicacy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, office romance, love affair, workplace romance, love and romance, fall in love, love triangle, love, romance, cafe, swedish, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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25%
Old Fashioned (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A romantic-drama, OLD FASHIONED centers on Clay Walsh, a former frat boy who gives up his carousing and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, uplifting, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 139
I'm Yours (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A road movie romance that conjures a heady concoction of free love and end of the world conspiracy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, romantic
Plot: on the road, self discovery, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, bittersweet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.5
 900
The Ape (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young writer, nearing a mental breakdown caused by his family and boss, moves into an apartment occupied by a walking, talking, foul-mouthed ape in a Hawaiian shirt and Converse High Tops.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: midlife crisis, unlikely couple, fall in love, lifestyle, couples, mentally unstable, love and romance, family life, dark humor, writer's life, nothing goes right, misfit ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%