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Turkish for Beginners (2012)
 5.8
 8K
Turkish for Beginners (2012)
Original name: Türkisch für Anfänger
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During an emergency landing on a deserted island suddenly traumatized by antiauthoritarian education Lena Schneider (Josefine Preuss) together with the Turkish Super Macho Cem Öztürk (Elyas M'Barek) must fight for survival. After initially Cem macho repulsive acts on Lena, a jellyfish in the water and sand in a bikini, she recognizes the time the romantic core behind his cool facade. Meanwhile, meet also their parents, who obdurate psychologist Doris (Anna Stieblich) and Metin Öztürk (Adnan Maral) to work together to find their missing children. So both generations take an involuntary Turkish Basic Course for beginners.
Style: light, feel good, romantic, humorous, not serious, funny, realistic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: island, youth, resort, survival, love and romance, remote island, opposites attract, stranded on an island, teenage life, adventure, culture clash, adolescence, society, single parent, nothing goes right, parents and children, siblings relations, teenage love, plane crash, pretending to be someone else, group of strangers, danger, midlife crisis, family relations, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, realistic and light films with plots about disorder, adventure, youth, love and romance, teenage life, friends and friendship mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Romance genres. Some movies like Turkish for Beginners: Suck Me Shakespeer 2 (2015), Lovewrecked (2005), Suck Me Shakespeer (2013), Six Days Seven Nights (1998), Crocodile Dundee (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Suck Me Shakespeer 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Mr. Müller is not satisfied with his new work at the Goethe-Gesamtschule. The early getting up and correcting exams annoy him. Director Gerster wants to improve the image of the Goethe-Gesamtschule because she wants to be a symbol of the new ...
Style: funny, humorous, not serious, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: school, school teacher, high school teacher, high school, teacher, camp, survival, river, teachers and students, jousting, adventure, search ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand
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 4.8
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Lovewrecked (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a Caribbean cruise, Jenny (Bynes) is marooned on a beach with her rock and roll idol. Deliriously in love with the idea of time alone with him, she manages to hide the fact that they're a stone's throw away from their resort.
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: resort, teenage love, love triangle, adventure, island, lie, shipwreck, stranded, escapades, love and romance, rock star, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Suck Me Shakespeer (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A comedy that follows an ex-con who lands a position at a school that sits over the spot where money from one of his earlier robberies was stashed.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: high school life, teachers and students, teacher, fish out of water, high school, cons and scams, robbery, crimes, fall in love, school, love and romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, future, 18th century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Turkish for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Türkisch für Anfänger is a critically acclaimed German television comedy-drama series, which premiered on March 14, 2006 on Das Erste. It was created by Bora Dağtekin and produced by Hoffmann & Voges Ent. The show focuses on the ...
Style: sweet, feel good, sincere, captivating, situational comedy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: cultural difference, teenage love, half brother half sister relationship, culture clash, cliche, turkish, family relations, half brother half brother relationship, multiculturalism, teenager, ethnicity, turk
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Six Days Seven Nights (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Quinn, a grouchy pilot living the good life in the South Pacific, agrees to transfer a savvy fashion editor, Robin, to Tahiti, he ends up stranded on a deserted island with her after their plane crashes. The pair avoid each other at first, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: island, survival, initially antagonists, stranded, adventure, jungle, opposites attract, air disaster, love and romance, battle of the sexes, fall in love, castaway ...
Time: 90s
Place: hawaii, usa, tahiti, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Crocodile Dundee (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a New York reporter plucks crocodile hunter Dundee from the Australian Outback for a visit to the Big Apple, it's a clash of cultures and a recipe for good-natured comedy as naïve Dundee negotiates the concrete jungle. Dundee proves that ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: culture clash, adventure, tourist, fish out of water, escapades, opposites attract, adventurer, society, love and romance, fall in love, crocodile, newspaper ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Suck Me Shakespeer 3 (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comedy that follows an ex-con who lands a position at a school that sits over the spot where money from one of his earlier robberies was stashed.
Style: twists and turns, dark humor, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teacher, school, friendship, youth, teenage life, society, rise to the top, adventure, mentor, twists & turns, motivation, director ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 3K
Bad Hair Day (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film is about a high school tech whiz (Laura Marano), who is determined to become prom queen. But on the big day, she suddenly wakes up having a bad hair day, and her destroyed prom dress, and everything that can go wrong, does go badly wrong. A ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, light, not serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, physical appearance, down on your luck, teenage life, crime gone awry, high school graduation, police detective, chase, youth, happy ending, strong female presence, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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A Perfect Plan (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Successful woman in love tries to break her family curse of every first marriage ending in divorce, by dashing to the alter with a random stranger before marrying her boyfriend.
Style: light, feel good, romantic, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fake marriage, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, escapades, opposites attract, adventure, unlikely couple, fall in love, travel, love, unlikely relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, kenya, france, copenhagen, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Misery is brought to a small group of Sho in the Kalahari desert in the form of a cola bottle. In his quest to throw the evil object over the edge of the earth, Xixo encounters Western "civilization," a haphazard doctor and a tyranical ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: desert, culture clash, tribe, wilderness, on the road, danger, rivalry, farce, adventure, utopia, fish out of water, nothing goes right ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 1K
Safari (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Richard Dacier owns a tour agency specialized on organizing safaris for European tourists eager to confront the African wild life. Actually, he took the job after his father and never went into the savanna by himself. As he owes big money to some ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, light, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: safari, wilderness, adventure, escapades, animal life, tour guide, disorder, on the road, culture clash, fish out of water, nothing goes right, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sweet Little Lies (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: no overview yet.
Style: captivating, humorous, thought provoking, road movie, feel good ...
Plot: adventure, friendship, on the road, society, coming of age, youth, cons and scams, rebelliousness, track down, journey, self discovery, americana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.2
 1K
Junior (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alex is in love with Sandra since childhood but has never dared approach her.He asks Antoine, a lonely writer to help him seduce her, because in his time he was the only one to conquer the heart of the mother.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 14K
Fun Size (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Wren is invited to a Halloween party by her crush, Aaron Riley, but she is also forced by her mother to take her oddball little brother Albert with her when she goes out trick-or-treating on Halloween. When she goes to the party instead, she loses ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, family relations, teenage life, siblings relations, best friends, halloween party, disorder, nothing goes right, prank, race against time, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, missing child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 2K
Jumping Ship (2001)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joseph, Matthew and Andrew Lawrence (TV's Brotherly Love) star in this thrilling, action-packed sequel to the Disney Channel Original Movie Horse Sense. It's first-class adventure on the high seas for Michael Woods (Joseph Lawrence) and ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, chase, danger, siblings relations, parents and children, resort, family life, island, disorder, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.5
 100K
Couples Retreat (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: ...
Style: funny, sexy, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: resort, friendship, island, couple relations, couples, farce, disorder, nothing goes right, couples therapy, marriage, friends, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tahiti, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.7
 226
Life's a Beach (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Darren gets stood up on the day of his wedding and uses his vacation tickets with his best friend, RJ, to spend his "honeymoon" at a Club Med-style resort.
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, fall in love, friends, disorder, couples, beach, youth, lifestyle, island, looking for sex, buddies, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Kings of Mykonos (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia, Greece
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The sequel to the highly successful Australian comedy THE WOG BOY - starring Nick Giannopoulous and Vince Colosimo as best mates Steve and Frank. The Kings of Mykonos: Wog Boy 2 picks up a few years after the original and things aren't going so ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Plot: buddies, resort, love and romance, life turned upside down, disorder, uncle, summer, fall in love, island, friends, beach, inheritance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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House Party: Tonight's the Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of high school rappers have two major goals - make music and get hot girls. The best way to get both is to throw the biggest and best house party ever! The night of the party, one of the boys is grounded by his parents, so it's up to his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: nothing goes right, disorder, buddies, friends, youth, teenage life, hip hop, profanity, sexual content, silly humor, drugs/alcohol, girl
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.8
 598
Grown Ups (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Every year, Albert buys his daughter an initiatory journey to a European country. For her 17th birthday he chooses a trip to Sweden to look for a Viking's treasure. When they arrive in the rented house, it is occupied by Anika and Christine, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, art house
Plot: treasure hunt, single parent, coming of age, family relations, teenage life, teenage love, parents and children, love and romance, youth, couples, island, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
My Uncle Killed a Guy (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eder (Lázaro Ramos) is arrested after confessing the murder of a man. Duca (Darlan Cunha), a 15 years old boy who is Eder's nephew, wants to prove the innocence of his uncle, he's sure that his uncle confessed the crime to protect his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, investigation, uncover truth, teenage life, amateur detective, teenage love, love and romance, best friends, youth, who done it, mystery, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
College Road Trip (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When an overachieving high school student decides to travel around the country to choose the perfect college, her overprotective cop father also decides to accompany her in order to keep her on the straight and narrow.
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: road trip, family relations, on the road, family, parents and children, nothing goes right, father daughter relationship, teenage life, disorder, coming of age, youth, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, indiana, illinois, pittsburgh, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Pirates of the Great Salt Lake (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kirk Redgrave and Flint Weaver met only three weeks ago. But that hasn't stopped them from becoming the greatest pirates the Great Salt Lake has ever known. Still, pirate life isn't all that it's cracked up to be. For Kirk, it's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, danger, escapades, friends, rebelliousness, curses spells and rituals, ocean or sea, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Neuilly Yo Mama! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Samy moves from the underdeveloped crime-ridden French suburb to the riches of Neuilly.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: racism, interracial relations, fish out of water, fall in love, teenage love, manners, disorder, misfit, love and romance, family relations, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.7
 1K
Mr. Robinson (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Robbie is a rich and wealthy man who is married to a woman called Magda. One day, they decide to go on holiday. Magda suggests via ferry, despite the fact that Robbie HATES sea travel. He suggests via airplane, but Magda has a fear of heights. ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining
Plot: stranded on an island, interracial relations, castaway, adventure, friendship, culture clash, survival, man-woman relation, stranded, desert island, hammock, boomerang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 116K
Blended (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a bad blind date, a man and woman find themselves stuck together at a resort for families, where their attractions grows as their respective kids benefit from the burgeoning relationship.
Style: funny, feel good, light, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: fall in love, single parent, family vacation, family, love and romance, parents and children, resort, family values, opposites attract, children, youth, mischievous children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, africa, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Challenge (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Challenge is an action adventure/adventure comedy. Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen play estranged twins with very opposite personalities. Lizzie is very focused and driven, while Shane is more relaxed, but concerned about the environment. Both girls ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: twin sister, twins, adventure, competition, island, ambition, teenage life, rivalry, contests and competitions, youth, family life, when the parents are away ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.8
 41K
Monte Carlo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Hungary, USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress.
Style: humorous, romantic, light, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, adventure, lookalikes, high society, mistaken identity, lifestyle, best friends, happy ending, teenage life, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: monte carlo, paris france, europe, monaco, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Great Outdoors (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's vacation time for outdoorsy Chicago man Chet Ripley, along with his wife, Connie, and their two kids, Buck and Ben. But a serene weekend of fishing at a Wisconsin lakeside cabin gets crashed by Connie's obnoxious brother-in-law, Roman ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, wilderness, family relations, nothing goes right, camp, youth, parents and children, friendship, disorder, holiday, in-laws, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, wisconsin, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Welcome to the Jungle (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Puerto Rico, USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A company retreat on a tropical island goes terribly awry.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: stranded on an island, island, jungle, survival, desert island, danger, instructor, wilderness, workplace intrigue, isolation, castaway, boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%