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Just a Father (2008)
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Just a Father (2008)
Original name: Solo un padre
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview
Style: touching, uplifting, emotional, psychological, sincere, humorous, funny, light, romantic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, single parent, starting over, life turned upside down, romance, couple relations, love and romance, hopes, family problems, couples, babies and infants, male female relationship, death of wife, widower, doctor, romantic relationship, relationships, love story, parents and children, kids and family, father and daughter, fall in love, in love, love affair, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy

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Most similar movies to Just a Father

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, fall in love, couple relations, family relations and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Just a Father: Little Italy (2018), Swindler in My Mom's House (2007), The Rebound (2009), Joy of Fatherhood (2014), The Sweeter Side of Life (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Little Italy (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Former childhood pals Leo and Nikki are attracted to each other as adults—but will their feuding parents' rival pizzerias put a chill on their sizzling romance?
Style: sincere, atmospheric, touching, light, romantic ...
Plot: love and romance, rivalry, food, couple relations, youth, family, parents and children, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, friends, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Swindler in My Mom's House (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An attractive single mother rents a room in her house to a mysterious drifter who has nefarious plans to swindle her.
Style: sentimental, humorous, captivating, funny, light ...
Plot: romance, family relations, cons and scams, love and romance, single parent, social relations, village life, dishonesty, couples, village, mother, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.3
 47K
The Rebound (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy, upon discovering her husband's infidelity while watching her son's birthday video, leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. She gets an apartment that's above a coffee house where she befriends one of the workers, Aram, a ...
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, single parent, fall in love, age difference, nanny, starting over, romance, couple relations, family relations, unfaithful husband, parents and children, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Joy of Fatherhood (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A sperm donor becomes impotent - and so he searches for the woman, who got his sperm, to become a father after all...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: romance, love affair, track down, pregnancy, disorder, life turned upside down, love and romance, sperm bank, sperm donor, traumatic experience, parents and children, humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, munich germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The Sweeter Side of Life (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pampered Manhattan housewife Desiree Harper has it all. That is until her husband unexpectedly dumps her for his acupuncturist. Faced with an airtight prenup, Desiree reluctantly lands a job making cupcakes at her father's bakery in Flemington, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, light, sexy ...
Plot: starting over, love and romance, homecoming, family relations, couples, looking for love, misfit, parents and children, couple relations, hopes, fish out of water, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Tell Me About Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sasha is a boy in his twenties, deeply loving the beautiful Benedetta, who doesn't seem to recognize his existence. Nicole is a French woman in her forties, living in Rome with her husband. They casually meet and start a friendship which ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: romance, friendship, youth, couples, wooing, teaching the ways of the world, love, fall in love, family relations, twentysomething life, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Crazy About Her (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a magical night together, Adri voluntarily turns himself into the psychiatric institution where Carla lives.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, romantic, light ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: male female relationship, one night stand, mental illness, mental patient, in love, fall in love, love and romance, relationships, romantic relationship, love affair, infatuation, love interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: romantic, light, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, couples, lifestyle, artificial insemination, love story, romance, looking for love, male female relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, emotional, light ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, lifestyle, pregnancy, dysfunctional family, family problems, couples, teenage life, youth, single parent, wooing, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Every Blessed Day (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Guido and Antonia are a young couple with opposing characters and working schedules: he works a night job as a doorman in a hotel, and she works as an employee for a rental car service. This is the story of what happens to Guido and Antonia when ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, love and romance, couples, pregnancy, family relations, parents and children, hotel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 ⇓
59%
The Answer Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Twenty years ago, Arlen Faber (Jeff Daniels) wrote a book about spirituality that became wildly popular. These days, he's a curmudgeonly recluse who only enjoys the company of his chiropractor, Elizabeth (Lauren Graham). As Elizabeth's ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, human nature, single parent, dishonesty, hopes, romance, writer's life, love and romance, couples, family relations, couple relations, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Relationship Status: It's Complicated (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Ben is about to marry Juliette. His quiet, ordered life will fall to pieces when he meets up again with the person he secretly wants to see the most: Vanessa, the high school bombshell who never so much as looked in his direction. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, couples, romance, love and romance, obsession, thirtysomething life, relationships, romantic rivalry, love story, romantic triangle, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Boynton Beach Club (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A handful of men and women of a certain age pick up the pieces of their lives and look for new love after the loss of their mates in this comedy drama from writer-director Susan Seidelman.
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly, friendship, looking for love, midlife crisis, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, single parent, family problems, support group ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
After Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The magical Mole Antonelliana (the cavernous Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy) is the setting for a very unlikely love story. One fateful evening the museum's timid night watchman, comes to the aid of an enchanting young fast-food cook on the ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, lovers on the run, opposites attract, on the run, love affair, dishonesty, crimes, fall in love, unfulfilled love, couple relations, couples, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
My Father's Guests (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A human-rights activist takes in an illegal immigrant and her daughter, then shocks his family when they learn that he has married the sexy 28-year-old.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, light ...
Plot: dirty old man, breaking point, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, parents and children, couples, immigrants, misfit, elderly, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
54%
Manual of Love 2 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Four episodes. Nicola, paralyzed after a car crash, falls in love for his physiotherapist Lucia. Franco and Manuela, a young couple unfit to have child, fly to Barcelona for a specialized treatment for fertility. Filippo and Fosco, two gays, decide ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, light, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, restaurant, love affair, love and romance, gays and lesbians, romance, fall in love, couple relations, sex, waiter, youth, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, europe, italy, spain, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 5.8
 724
Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, fall in love, couples, couple relations, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, love, morality, stabbing
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 7K
Hope Springs (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British artist Colin Ware discovers that his fiancée, Vera, is going to marry another man. Distraught and despondent, he gets on a plane for America and ends up in the tiny town of Hope in New England. At first, Colin is depressed, but he soon ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, small town, hotel, romance, looking for love, love affair, starting over, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, breakup ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
London mon amour (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two divorced fathers Mathias and Antoine, decide to raise their children together in London. Their lives consist of Sophie the pretty florist secretly in love with Antoine, Yvonne who runs the 'bistrot français' and has a very maternal ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, family relations, love and romance, romance, odd couple, partners, hopes, parents and children, friendship between men, fall in love, father son relationship, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pumpkin Pie Wars (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Competing bakery owners, Faye McKenzie and Lydia Harper have been feuding for years with the Lake Shore County Harvest Festival’s annual pumpkin pie bake-off at the center of it all. The winner not only gets bragging rights and a trophy, but a ...
Style: sweet, romanticism, humorous, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: cooking and food, contest, love story, relationships, romantic relationship, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, fall in love, cooking competition, cook-off, shakespeare's romeo and juliet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Bread and Tulips (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An endearing light comedy about a woman who spontaneously becomes a resident of Venice after her family left her begin. While enjoying the wonderful people she meets she achieves a new life and the first time independent of her family.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: flower shop, self discovery, friendship, love and romance, fall in love, family relations, housewife, romance, disorder, human nature, hopes, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, venice, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Bad Date Chronicles (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Leigh runs the website "Bad Date Chronicles," which allows people to anonymously post horrible date experiences. When rival blogger Conner becomes the subject of one of her posts, they agree to date each other to see which one is the ...
Style: funny, sweet, feel good, uplifting, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: male female relationship, rivalry, love affair, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, couples, destiny, internet, relationships, romance, promise ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
 200
Irene in Time (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film about the complex relationships between fathers and daughters, and the potential lifelong consequences of those relationships.
Style: sincere, psychological, touching, clever, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: haunted by the past, couples, family relations, romance, looking for love, introspection, couple relations, strong female presence, sexual content, parents and children, hopes, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 1K
Love Hurts (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him, middle-aged Ben Bingham slips into a funk and refuses to change out of his pajamas. Justin, Ben's 17-year-old son, has the cure for what ails his depressed dad: he gives Ben a makeover and pushes him out into the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, romance, parents and children, teenage love, fall in love, lifestyle, doctor, looking for love, friendship, breakup, renewed love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Love in the Buff (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When old flames reunite, will it be second time's the charm or a case of once bitten twice shy? Jimmy and Cherie, two ex-lovers from Hong Kong, cross paths in Beijing and can't seem to forget each other, despite being involved with someone ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couples, starting over, hopes, relationship vs career, friendship, love and romance, woman wearing a miniskirt
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
My Name Is Tanino (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During a sunny Sicilian summer Tanino has a sweet and tender story with Sally, a young American tourist. But when summer is over, Sally flies back to the States forgetting Tanino and her camera. He instead cannot forget the girl and he decides to go ...
Style: romantic, humorous, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: love hate relationship, tourist, love, american abroad, female nudity, love and romance, love story, romantic relationship, male female relationship, love affair, romantic friendship, unrequited love ...
Place: italy, europe, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 2K
Love Birds (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Love Birds is a hilarious charming romantic comedy that tells the story of a regular Kiwi bloke who finds himself on a quest to find true love – all with the help of a native New Zealand Shelduck. Comedian Rhys Darby (Flight of the Conchords, The ...
Style: humorous, feel good, uplifting, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: self discovery, romance, looking for love, fall in love, family relations, journey, society, friendship, rock, love and romance, bird
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
You Are My Pet (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A woman finds a man in a box in front of her home and takes him in. She jokingly says she wants to keep him as her pet since the man reminds her childhood dog. The man agrees. Later the woman discovers that the man is a dance prodigy. Complications ...
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, light, captivating ...
Plot: fashion, pets, romance, friendship, love and romance, love, couples, fall in love, family relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%