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Turkish for Beginners (2012)
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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, stranded on an island, resort, survival, love and romance, remote island, opposites attract, teenage life, adventure, culture clash, adolescence, society, single parent, nothing goes right, parents and children, siblings relations, teenage love, pretending to be someone else, plane crash, group of strangers, danger, midlife crisis, family relations, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Turkish for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 25 min.
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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 ...
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Duration: 115 min.
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Lovewrecked (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
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Country: Germany
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Duration: 104 min.
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 3.7
 226
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 5.9
 602
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Great Outdoors (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, funny, absurd, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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