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Father of Four: In Japanese Mode (2010)
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Father of Four: In Japanese Mode (2010)
Original name: Far til fire - på japansk
Genre: Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a Japanese family moves in next door, Per and Shin, the same age, instantly become friends. But after the boys cut school, each set of parents' blames the other, causing a rift between neighbors. What will it take for the two families to reconcile their differences?
Style: humorous, sincere, funny, light, feel good, captivating, entertaining, realistic, not serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, culture clash, youth, family, friends, family relations, parents and children, mischievous children, disorder, cross cultural relations, best friend, relationships, father son relationship, japanese culture, culture, immigrants, teenager, martial arts, talent show, party, teacher, racial slur, racism, smuggler, singing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: europe, denmark

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My Sisters Kids in the Snow (2002)
Genre: Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 84 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Monkey in the Middle (2014)
Genre: Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Chris has just moved to the East Coast, and already his workaholic father is encouraging him to make new friends. Luckily football (soccer) practice is starting up, and Chris meets a few kids on the team-including his cute neighbor Mara. When Mara ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Karla & Jonas (2010)
Genre: Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Karla met Jonas during a summer vacation at the lake. After being unable to stop thinking about him and their kiss she phones him, making up a school assignment about children living in an orphanage, which is precisely where Jonas lives.
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Chubby Drums (2010)
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Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fat adolescent Dik Trom enjoys growing up in a hedonistic town devoted to food and fun. When a restaurant chain offers his father the life-long-dreamed opportunity to run his own, the Trom family moves. Their new home town Dunhoven is however ...
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Babysitters Beware (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Seven-year-old Danny Parker is a good kid who loves his parents. But they have to go out on business dinners all the time, leaving him stuck with a sitter. It's not so bad when it's his favorite babysitter, Janelle but he also gets stuck ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Storm (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
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Duration: 82 min.
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Place: denmark, europe
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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Max is hitting puberty, and foxy Ofelia from class has touched his heart. He now plans to spend Christmas break with her or, at the very least, New Year's Eve. Watching her little boy grow up, his mother Agnete doesn't know what leg to ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Where Is Winky's Horse? (2007)
Genre: Family
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the sequel to "Winky's Horse", 8-year old Winky looks after the horse of St Nicholas. Then one day the horse runs away.
Style: feel good, captivating, light, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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Place: holland, europe
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Karla & Katrine (2009)
Genre: Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, realistic
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