Movies like Sing My Life

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Sing My Life (2016)
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Sing My Life (2016)
Original name: あやしい彼女
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Katsu (Mitsuko Baisho) is a 73-years-old woman. She often makes trouble with her biting remarks. While raising a daughter alone, Katsu was unable to live the life she wished for. One day, Katsu goes to a photo studio and takes a picture. She leaves the photo studio, but finds that she is now 20-years-old (Mikako Tabe) again. Katsu changes out of her grandmother clothes, picks out a more youthful style and names herself Setsuko Otori. Later, Katsu decides to take part in a singing contest held in a shopping district. Her singing fascinates the audience and she wins the contest. Katsu begins to move closer to her past dream of becoming a singer.
Plot: age difference, singer, family life, photograph, second chance, stage, japanese woman, japanese girl

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, offbeat and feel good films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), disorder, couples, family life, farce, family relations and fantasy world mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like Sing My Life: Like Father Like Son (1987), The Taste of Tea (2004), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1982), Vampire in Love (2015), Whore Angels (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Like Father Like Son (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dr. Jack Hammond has best chances to become medical superintendent in the clinic. So he's completely absorbed in his work and has no understanding for his teenage son Chris' problems with school. By accident one of them drinks a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, inspirational, sentimental, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: body swapping, high school, switching roles, child as adult, disorder, misfit, youth, fish out of water, parents and children, family life, odd couple, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
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95%
The Taste of Tea (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A spell of time in the life of a family living in rural Tochigi prefecture, north of Tokyo. Though her husband is busy working at an office, Yoshiko is not an ordinary housewife, instead working on an animated film project at home. Uncle Ayano has ...
Style: surreal, touching, semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Plot: countryside, escape from reality, family history, family life, eccentric family, youth, dull life, housewife, delusion, parents and children, teenage love, ghost ...
Place: japan, asia
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95%
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: Theseus has defeated Hippolyta in battle, and now claims her as his bride. But before the nuptials begin, a pair of young lovers flee into the forest to be married, pursued by a pair of not-lovers. There, in the forest, live the fairies whose lives ...
Plot: stage, live performance
Place: new york
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94%
Vampire in Love (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kiira seems like an ordinary young girl, who likes to talk with her friends and to dress up. Her ultimate goal is to become the world's best baker, but what differentiates her from others is that she is a vampire. She has never told anyone her ...
Style: romantic, sweet, captivating, funny
Plot: vampire, romance, bakery, orphan, dating, transformation, boy girl relationship, friend, japanese girl, suspicion, boyfriend, niece ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Whore Angels (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Komasa is a female drifter works at a pink salon-- a shop specializing in fellatio-- called "Hot Lips". On the way to work one day she rescues a female stranger from an attack by an evil-looking man. Monroe, the stranger, kisses Komasa ...
Plot: male nudity, flashback, lesbian kiss, impotence, prostitution, female nudity, suicide by jumping, language barrier, prophecy, latin, crucifix, blindness ...
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.0
 720
Mr. St. Nick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kelsey Grammer stars as Nick St. Nicholas, a Miami-based playboy philanthropist who is about to make his life complete by wedding the girl of his dreams, gorgeous TV weathercaster Heidi Gardelle (Elaine Hendrix). Not known to the general public is ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.0
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Bedazzled (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elliot Richardson, suicidal techno geek, is given seven wishes to turn his life around when he meets up with a very seductive Satan. The catch: his soul. Some of his wishes include a 7 foot basketball star, a rock star, and a hamburger. But, as ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, sexy, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: wish come true, femme fatale, devil, deal with the devil, pact with the devil, destiny, basketball, nothing goes right, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals, satire, chaos ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Miracle of P. Tinto (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Wafer factory-owner P. Tinto and his wife Olivia want a child of their own more than anything else in the world. Years of trying, however, have left them with nothing but a pair of extraterrestrial midgets living in the spare bedroom. When they ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, humorous, offbeat, parody
Plot: extraterrestrial, surrealism, family relations, dwarf, eccentric family, family life, alien encounter, adoption, absurd humor, factory, time travel
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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I Was a Teenage Faust (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 15 year old Brendan Willy hates himself for being un-cool when he falls in love with the girl of his dreams. Enter Mr. Five, a no good tempter from hell, which in his last attempt to ensnare a soul before being fried for eternity, transforms Brendan ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
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Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Curtain Rises (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Saori (Kanako Momota) is a high school student at a provincial city. She is a member of playgroup at her school. Yoshioka (Haru Kuroki) begins to work at the same high school as a new teacher. Yoshioka performed in plays when she was in college back ...
Plot: theatre play, theatre group, competition, eye candy, school teacher, golf, mini skirt, japanese girl, girl wearing a miniskirt, japanese woman, school uniform, short skirt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.3
 462
Me and Him (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: West Germany, USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man's enthusiastic penis starts talking to him, getting him into awkward situations and convincing everyone he tells that he's completely insane.
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, not serious, sex comedy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: infidelity, profanity, dishonesty, nothing goes right, workplace, erection, life turned upside down, silly humor, self discovery, workplace situations, looking for sex, obsession ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Chasing Christmas (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
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Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good
Plot: ghost, christmas, supernatural, haunted by the past, mission gone awry, sent to the past, mission, christmas season, time travel, changing the past or future, christmas spirit, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 70s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.9
 288K
Liar Liar (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, father son relationship, farce, dishonesty, desire, workaholic, birthday, family relations, second chance, wish come true, family values, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chatterbox! (1977)
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Duration: 73 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 994
Stork Day (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Maxie (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, offbeat
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Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Bis (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, not serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Oz (1976)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Musical
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In this 1976 Australian made retelling of The Wizard of Oz, two teens are dancing at a rural gathering when the girl Dorothy (Joy Dunstan) is knocked unconscious. In her delirium, she imagines she is hitchhiking to attend the final concert of a ...
Style: parody, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
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Down to Earth (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Canada, Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After dying before his time, an aspiring comic gets a second shot at life... by being reincarnated as a wealthy but un-likable businessman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: reincarnation, mistaken identity, disorder, supernatural, fish out of water, fall in love, couple relations, afterlife, back from the dead, millionaire, supernatural romance, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Destiny to Order (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A writer starts running into the characters he's created in real life. Alberta is his fantasy woman, who starts out as a sexy rock singer. However, when the bad guy in his novel (played by Michael Ironside) gets his hands on the manuscript and ...
Style: touching, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: graphic violence, couples, profanity, artists and showbiz, imaginary, misfit, romance, rock, nudity (full frontal - brief), rock and roll, alternate reality, hippie ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Addams Family Values (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the new "black widow" nanny, Debbie Jellinsky, launches her plan to ...
Style: gothic, humorous, parody, macabre, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Wicked Stepmother (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mother/daughter pair of witches descend on a yuppie family's home and cause havoc, one at a time since they share one body & the other must live in a cat the rest of the time. Now it's up to the family's mother, a private ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, suspenseful
Plot: switching roles, stepmother, supernatural, chain smoking, hair, miniaturization, scam, witchcraft, tiger, witch, fictional game show, cat ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pressure from his boss and a skin-cream client produces a talking boil on a British adman's neck.
Style: surreal, humorous, talky, enigmatic, cynical ...
Plot: advertising, advertising agency, nervous breakdown, mental illness, introspection, satire, psychiatrist, anxiety, advertising executive, workplace, creativity, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: jerusalem, paris france, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Warm Water Under a Red Bridge (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A newly unemployed salaryman meets a particularly sexual woman.
Style: surreal, touching, sincere, sentimental, contemplative ...
Plot: romance, love affair, self discovery, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, starting over, mysterious character, unlikely couple, sexuality, adultery, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, post world war two
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Accidental Incest (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Directed by Richard Griffin.
Style: psychotronic, amateur film
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), incest, ecstasy the drug, male bare butt, dancing naked, angel, ethnic stereotype, spit, incestuous relationship, female objectification, sex montage, talking to self ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.4
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The Shaggy Dog (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The tale of a workaholic dad-turned-dog who finds that being man's best friend shows him the most important job - being a great dad.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, teens ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Happiness of the Katakuris (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Musical
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: humorous, surreal, cult film, semi serious, offbeat ...
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%