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Sidetracked (2014)
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Sidetracked (2014)
Original name: Las ovejas no pierden el tren
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A rural couple in crisis, who have a brother and sister with urban problems, and all of them trying to find a solution.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light, touching, entertaining, biting, suspense
Plot: couples, journalism, starting over, midlife crisis, hopes, married couple, friendship, friends, couple relations, family, group of friends, countryside, love, marriage, society, media, unfulfillment, family relations, fashion designer, family reunited, girlfriend, crisis, boyfriend, sibling, child
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about couples, friendship, friends, couple relations, family relations, love and romance and disorder mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Sidetracked: V.O.S. (2009), Love & Slaps (2010), Cousinhood (2011), Barbecue (2014), French Dolls (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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V.O.S. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A game between four characters. A comedy about love and friendship. A film about the great lie of story telling that moves between reality and fiction.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, introspection, love affair, hopes, romance, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, couples, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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Love & Slaps (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A comedy about generational conflict between two parents who do not want to grow old and a seventeen year old daughter who wants to become an adult. During a weekend with some friends in their country house in Tuscany, Marcello and Marina, relieved ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, family life, couples, parents and children, friendship, countryside, disorder, friends, society, unfulfillment, couple relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, tuscany, europe
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Cousinhood (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three cousins travel to the village where they spent summer vacations as kids.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: village, friendship, first love, love and romance, old love, wooing, looking for love, buddies, social relations, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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Barbecue (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his 50th birthday, a man who's been watching his weight, health and temper all his life suffers a heart attack. He's been doing everything he was told he should do and it still didn't help. He decides to turn the page and let loose.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, life turned upside down, starting over, midlife crisis, disorder, hopes, infidelity, heart attack, holiday, unfulfillment, friends, female doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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French Dolls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Louise, Sam, Lili. Three women who don't know each other but whom will be forced to meet, get together, and compare themselves to each other by the wild will of evolution.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, best friends, couple relations, dysfunctional family, family relations, family life, starting over, disorder, couples, strong female presence, hopes, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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60%
Happy Birthday, Harris Malden (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Harris Malden wears his insecurity on his face in a curious disguise for everyone to see. No one in the neighborhood, not even his best friend Paul or his brother Melvin, has the heart to tell him how ridiculous he looks with the thick black line ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, touching ...
Plot: birthday, friendship, society, lifestyle, family relations, friends, physical appearance, misfit, moustache, fake moustache, party, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
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55%
Dodging the Clock (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The passage of time is probably the only concrete proof we have that justice exists in this cruel world. Some people would like to stop time in its tracks, while others choose to follow its path. In this story, three men in their early thirties have ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: pregnancy, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, fatherhood, stripper, love, party, friendship, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
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An Italian Name (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Paolo and his wife are waiting a baby and deciding his name, but it seems that Paolo's family and friends don't really like the chosen name.
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, witty, humorous ...
Plot: family gatherings, family relations, family problems, couples, friendship, disorder, ego clash, pregnancy, parents and children, parenthood, family, humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
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55%
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I Love You Too (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Written by comedian Peter Helliar, I LOVE YOU TOO stars Brendan Cowell as Jim, a 30-something emotionally stunted man whose inability to declare his love to his girlfriend, Alice, threatens to cost him the best thing he ever had but leads him to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, couple relations, breakup, buddies, wooing, society, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, friends, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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55%
The Ultimate Accessory (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Aleksandra and Cyrille, a prominent, trendy, and very well-off Parisian couple, whose life is not quite the same after seven-year-old Alekseï from Russia suddenly pops up in their 100% cashmere, childless home. Aleksandra soon realises ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspense, light ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Postmark Paradise (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Dirty Shame is the only bar in the small town of Paradise, Michigan. A burnt out, chain-smoking fortyish bar maid is the only waitress at The Dirty Shame. A group of local red necks conspiring to bring a mail order bride to their Midwest town ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 90s
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49%
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Move (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Eleven moving dates, eight friends: Philipp, Wiebke, Jessica, Maria, Swantje, Michael, Thomas, Dina – all in their twenties and mutually lonesome. And always searching: For a new city, a new job, an own apartment, a new, or even an old love. The ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: couples, love and romance, family relations, friendship, goth girl, breakup, christmas dinner, break up, loyalty, devotion, video chat, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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49%
Welcome to the North (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Now in the Far North (i.e. Milan!), Alberto has accepted to manage a program for efficiency improvement in the Italian Post. He devotes all his time and all his energy to this noble task and neglects his wife Silvia, which of course annoys her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: society, friendship, workplace, workplace situations, culture clash, couple relations, disorder, couples, postman, fish out of water, social satire, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Bachelor Days Are Over (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Arnaud nicknamed "Cui Cui" no longer knows which way to look. He is about to marry Anna but he is not sure he really loves her. To make matters worse, he falls in love during the stag party he has with his friends. And Léa, a nightclub ...
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Audience: girls' night, date night
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Seven Dinners (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: feel good, light, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
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47%
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Copacabana (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Babou's daughter refuses to invite her mother to her wedding, prompting Babou to begin life anew.
Style: humorous, light, sincere, feel good, captivating ...
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Genre: Comedy
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Story: A beautiful waterfront house, a Swedish flag fluttering in the wind. A sailboat tied to the wooden deck below. This is the setting of the friends' annual Midsummer celebrations. The friends are gathered at Emil's family house and the ...
Style: sincere, touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, friends, couples, couple relations, introspection, reunion, sexual relations, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), barefoot woman, pregnant, midsummer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
All That Glitters (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ely and Lila are like sisters. They know each other since childhood,they share everything and dream of a better life.they live in the same suburb, 10mn from Paris. Today,Ely and Lila dont want to be 10mn away from their life anymore.from small ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
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I Do & I Don't (2007)
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Duration: 84 min.
Story: A screwball comedy about a young couple that must endure premarital counseling and the horrific married couple they are assigned to.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
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43%
The Unexpected Love (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Juanito moved to New York to succeed as an actor. Years have gone by but success has not come his way and now he takes an odd jobs to survive. One day he is visited by his apparently successful cousin. However, their life together will discover the ...
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Story: Centers around the lives of Victoria, Zenobia, Clevon, and Phil -- all friends approaching the age of 35 and struggling to build the families they've always dreamed of. While Zenobia (Nicole Ari Parker) is still looking for a man, Victoria ...
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2 Autumns, 3 Winters (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At 33, Arman has decided to change his life. He starts by running. It’s a good start. Amélie carries on with her life. She runs, as well. The first encounter is a shock. The second is a stab in the heart.
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous ...
Audience: date night
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39%
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Genre: Comedy
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A Woman as a Friend (2014)
Genre: Comedy
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Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
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Plot: friendship, looking for love, couples, love and romance, singleness, couple relations, best friends, romance, friends
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 106 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
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Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, sentimental ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Closer You Get (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Irish bachelors take out an ad in the Miami Herald, looking for love.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sex comedy
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Time: 90s
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34%
The Six Wives of Henry Lefay (2009)
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Lotoman (2011)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 98 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
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