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Secret Society (2000)
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Secret Society (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Daisy is the love of Ken's life - she is also large... and very pretty... and on the dole. But Ken is a dreamer, all his dreams to make a fast buck ending up where they started - as dreams. With the rent unpaid, the bailiffs at the door and Ken's dreams in tatters, Daisy sets out to bring home the bacon and gets a job in the local factory. There she meets Marlene and half a dozen other large women who are all united in a secret passion - Sumo wrestling! Ken doesn't know what's hit him.
Style: humorous, sincere, sentimental, touching, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: feminism, family relations, impossible love, interracial relations, love and romance, family life, ambition, infidelity, factory, physical appearance, social differences, unemployment, society, human nature, couples, working class, boss and employee, underdog, workplace, showbiz, alien encounter, secret movement, romance, femininity, feminist ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, society, infidelity and social differences mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Secret Society: We Think the World of You (1988), Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972), Love Thy Neighbor (1984), Relative Values (2000), Queen of Hearts (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
We Think the World of You (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An aimless young man, Johnny, is sent prison. He entrusts his beloved dog, Evie, to the care of his former lover and best friend, Frank. When he gets out of prison, he has to face difficulties at home. Added to this, is the fact that he may have to ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, touching, emotional, humorous ...
Plot: prison, working class, dog, custody, love triangle, love and romance, gays and lesbians, parents and children, romance, gender, society, best friends ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A middle aged restaurateur begins to feel the desire to roam and realizes that one day each week, his mother's apartment will be empty all afternoon. He makes several attempts at seduction, only to learn that it is much more complicated and ...
Style: realistic, feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: midlife crisis, adultery, unfulfillment, love and romance, boss and employee, romance, sexual relations, suburban life, thirtysomething life, family relations, restaurant, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Love Thy Neighbor (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Suburbanites Danny and Linda try to overcome their various differences and try to get along after his wife and her husband run off with each other.
Style: offbeat, sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, romance, suburban life, love and romance, couple relations, opposites attract, unfulfillment, family relations, couples, love affair, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Relative Values (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A comedy of discriminating taste and dirty little secrets, the story is set in 1952 England, where Nigel, the Earl of Marshwood, woos Hollywood star Miranda Frayle, upsetting both his mother, Countess Felicity of Marshwood, and her former love, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: master and servant, family relations, social differences, couple relations, romance, fall in love, parents and children, intrigue, couples, power relations, servant, manners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Queen of Hearts (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eddie Luca is the youngest son in a family of Italian immigrants who has moved to London. Beginning from nowhere, they open a cafe in an Italian neighbourhood. One day their father loses the cafe, the home and his wedding ring by gambling.
Style: feel good, touching, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cafe, city life, coming of age, family life, couples, teenage life, family problems, eccentric family, haunted by the past, love and romance, immigrants, urban ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The 24 Hour Woman (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Grace tries to be the perfect mother and TV producer but finds trouble in juggling both.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, biting, clever ...
Plot: pregnancy, nervous breakdown, workplace, single parent, thirtysomething life, family relations, babies and infants, love and romance, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, feminism, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Marius and Jeannette (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marius is the keeper of an abandoned cement works staying high above the quarter of l'Estaque in Marseilles. Jeannette is bringing up her two children alone with her poor checkout operator salary. Their meeting won't be without trouble, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unemployment, working class, love, factory, social differences, society, human nature, friendship, single parent, opposites attract, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, france, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A housewife, bored with her bra-manufacturer husband, who spends most of his time obsessed with classical music, strikes up an affair with one of his employees whom she hides in the attic--something both she and the lover find quite a suitable ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, fall in love, unlikely criminals, dealing with death, love and romance, infidelity, ghost, social differences, society, factory, attic, betrayal ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Chain (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Comedy featuring interweaving stories of seven households caught up in a property chain on moving day, each one dependent on the other.
Style: witty, clever, semi serious, humorous, biting ...
Plot: house, relocation, couples, family relations, society, social differences, love and romance, property
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, working class, city life, parents and children, couple relations, love and romance, couples, family relations, friends, ambition, society, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Wake in Providence (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Going back home can be hard, particularly when you come from a traditional Italian family, and especially when the girlfriend you bring back is not Italian. But the roof caves in when she's African American. This is the problem that Anthony ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: society, social differences, family relations, interracial relations, love and romance, family gatherings, romance, family problems, couples, family life, eccentric family, culture clash ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.9
 3K
Weather Girl (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After learning her boyfriend (Harmon) cheated on her with his co-host (Olson), a Seattle morning show weather girl (O’Kelley) freaks out on-air and is fired. Forced to move in with her little brother (Devlin) and deal with his best friend (Adams), ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, siblings relations, life is a bitch, singleness, down on your luck, self fulfillment, weatherman, couples, unemployment, desire for fame, grownups, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 392
Boyfriends (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Paul, Matt, and Will (in their 30s) have been friends for years. They converge at the seaside for the weekend, each with a boyfriend in tow. Paul is with Ben, his companion of five years: their relationship is on the rocks after months of ...
Style: sexual, touching, talky, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: terminal illness, couples, looking for love, lifestyle, human nature, friends, family relations, thirtysomething life, reunion, best friends, breakup, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Pleasure of His Company (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Just as San Francisco debutante, Jessica Poole, is set to get married, her absentee father arrives, disrupting the household of his ex-wife. Is he there to break up the wedding? Or to steal back his ex-wife? Or is Pogo finally ready to be a ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: estrangement, human nature, couples, family life, romance, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, breakup, football player, rancher, cowboy boots ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Little Britain: Live (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The many hilarious characters of Little Britain are taken to the stage in this brilliant live performance by Matt Lucas and David Walliams.
Style: live comedy, realistic, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: misfit, showbiz, social misfits, gays and lesbians, village life, working class, village, society, lifestyle, human nature, coming out, british ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Foreign Body (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Banerjee stars as Ram Das, a jobless Indian man who, tired of life in Calcutta, steals money from his father in order to afford a passage to Britain and while there, falls in love with a white woman.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: fake doctor, heist, bus, society, politics, disorder, dishonesty, head of state, couples, unemployment, love and romance, switching roles ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, asia, india, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, nanny, fall in love, romance, parents and children, power relations, family relations, boss and employee, hopes, love and romance, lifestyle, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 904
Hav Plenty (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lee Plenty is an almost broke would-be novelist and Havilland Savage is rich and very beautiful woman and his friend. When she invites him to her home for New Year's Eve, they start to build up a romance.
Style: witty, clever, sentimental, touching, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: screwball, social differences, unemployment, romance, lifestyle, new year, society, verbal byplay, artists and showbiz, writer's life, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Over the Brooklyn Bridge (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A put-upon Jewish deli owner in Brooklyn dreams of getting out from underneath the thumb of his domineering father and his haughty fashion-model girlfriend by buying his own restaurant in midtown Manhattan.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, rabbi, clergy, loan, love and romance, parents and children, romance, family life, couples, society, religions or cults, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sleepless in Madrid (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eva, Alba y Juan are the protagonist of the story. Eva gives birth to Marina, Alba has just been left by her boyfriend. And Juan is happily married. Their paths intersect one night and their lifes will change forever.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, offbeat
Plot: insomnia, introspection, drugs/alcohol, romance, unfulfillment, babies and infants, love and romance, couples, male nudity, female nudity, pubic hair
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Life Is a Long Quiet River (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two babies are switched at birth. When the mistake is discovered 12 years later, it leads to complications in the lives of both families. One family is affluent, with dutiful and (apparently) contented children. The other family is poor, with ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: social differences, society, love and romance, babies and infants, vengeance, couples, family life, family relations, working class, clergy, youth, rich poor ...
Time: 80s
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Soft Hearts (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Annie sets her sights on her co-worker Ron she gets a few drinks in him at an office party and then has her way with him in car. A few weeks later she's expecting and is ready to set up housekeeping. Only problem? Ron's boyfriend Nick ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sexual relations, gays and lesbians, romance, love and romance, infidelity, love triangle, office, pregnancy, unfulfilled love, working class, gender, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Laura Cadieux II (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: -Laura Cadieux reçoit en cadeau d'anniversaire des billets pour une croisière sur le fleuve St-Laurent (au Québec), et décide d'inviter toutes ses amies à l'accompagner. Mais voilà que madame Therrien, toujours aussi distraite, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, touching, realistic
Plot: working class, looking for sex, singleness, love and romance, gays and lesbians, society, gender, misfit, screwball, love affair, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Clandestine Marriage (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A period film, set around an English country house whose owners want to arrange a marriage of convenience between their elder daughter and an aristocratic heir of a hard-up noble family.
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: society, comedy of errors, estate, power relations, family relations, couples, love affair, romance, master and servant, love and romance, parents and children, pregnancy ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
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Room to Rent (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ali is a young Egyptian screenwriter determined to succeed in London, where he has been a student. He loves the artistic and political freedom, the colours, the music, the individualism. But he has little money, his student visa is about to expire ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexy, offbeat ...
Plot: reincarnation, culture clash, romance, love and romance, gays and lesbians, immigrants, writer's life, down on your luck, unlikely couple, disorder, nightclub, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Flowers from Another World (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Patricia, a woman from Dominican Republic, needs a home and an economic security that her illegal status in Madrid does not provide her. Milady, twenty, born in Havana and dying to travel the world. Marirosi has a job, a home, and the most complete ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for sex, romance, village life, love and romance, hopes, culture clash, society, social differences, young lovers, human nature, gender, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
How to Be a Woman and Not Die Trying (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Carmen, a journalist with two children, is on her third marriage, to Antonio, a record producer. Over the course of a year, we follow her through her discontents: Antonio's lateness, his fatigue when she wants to make love, his insistence on ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: journalist, crumbling marriage, love and romance, destructive relationship, family relations, mentally unstable, feminism, battle of the sexes, gender, workplace situations, romance, workplace ...
Time: 40s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 11K
Educating Rita (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rita, a 26 year old Scouse hairdresser with a sharp wit, is married to her childhood sweetheart, the feckless Denny. He wants a baby, she doesn't. She wants to discover herself, so she joins the Open University. Dr. Frank Bryant Is a ...
Style: witty, touching, talky, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: working class, self discovery, opposites attract, romance, hopes, couples, infidelity, society, social differences, university, literature, troubled marriage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 65
Allie & Me (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Beverly Hills wife Michelle catches her husband in bed with her best friend Allie, who works at Michelle's favorite beauty salon. Shortly thereafter, Michelle and Allie embark on a life of crime, robbing the homes of the salon's wealthy ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: kidnapping, friendship, love and romance, unlikely criminals, getting home, romance, crime, crimes, society, hostages, confined, downfall ...
Time: 90s
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Nasty Neighbours (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mr. and Mrs. Peach's favourite neighbours emigrate to Australia, leaving the grieving couple anxiously twitching the net curtains of their suburban cul-de-sac home waiting to see who will be moving in next door. Unfortunately, far from their ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: suburban life, unfulfillment, love and romance, social misfits, lovers on the run, boss and employee, eccentric family, family problems, suburbs, disorder, innocence lost, obnoxious boss ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%