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Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno (2017)
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Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Enchanted by the many female characters who surround him, Amin, a young screenwriter returning home for the holidays, pursues his philosophical quest while gathering inspiration for his screenplays. But when it comes to love, only destiny, only mektoub can decide.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, disturbing
Plot: love, coming of age, summer vacation, sex scene, photographer, seduction, restaurant, beach, group of friends, taking a photograph, bisexual girl, small town, dancing, youth, female nudity, family relations, womanizer, summer, unrequited love, muslim, muslim woman, farm, photograph, sexy woman, nightclub ...
Time: year 1994, 90s, 1990s
Place: south of france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, captivating and realistic films with plots about love, love and romance, female nudity, romance, couples, friendship and bare breasts mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno: Dreaming About You (1992), Love at First Child (2015), The Heat (2006), The Tit and the Moon (1994), Madly in Love (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mektoub, My Love: Intermezzo (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 212 min.
Story: It's the end of summer vacation for Amin. The young photographer spends cozy evenings with Charlotte, the ex-girlfriend of his Casanova cousin. She talks to him about literature, he photographs her. Nobody knows that they see each other, ...
Style: romantic, humorous, emotional, touching, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: unsimulated sex, bare breasts, sexuality, explicit sex, forbidden love, sex scene, teenage love, nightclub, love affair, family problems, male female relationship, unwed pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
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Dreaming About You (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two teenage friends spend their summer break preparing for the sexual conquests they hope to experience. That is, until one of the boys is visited by his older, more sexually aggressive cousin, Azucena. Ushering her naïve cousin into the world of ...
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Place: mexico city
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Love at First Child (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gabriell is a single mother, her 17-year-old daughter Claire is pregnant, however the child's father Simon has no desire to be involved with his future baby. When Gabrielle takes matters into her own hands and asks Simon's father Ange for ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, romantic
Plot: mother daughter relationship, pregnant woman, 17 year old, pregnant teenager, love and romance, relationships, teenage love, teenage girl, family relations, teenager, teenage pregnancy, marriage ...
Place: paris france
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The Heat (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four good folks from schools got reunion in a summer café on the bank of River Moskva, and they had an unthinkable trouble to deal with check, though one of them is so rich. One by one, a friend left the table to find solution and everyone of them ...
Style: light, captivating, sentimental, humorous
Plot: group of friends, summer, summertime, youth, multiple storylines, love, party, romance, fistfight, chase, heat wave
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Tit and the Moon (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A child does not stand the idea of having a new brother and dreams about drinking milk from the breasts of his mother again. The child asks the moon to bring him a tit only for him.
Style: offbeat, humorous, touching, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, cabaret, love and romance, lifestyle, favoritism among siblings, family relations, couples, obsession, teenage life, sexual relations, love affair, wish come true ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe, catalonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Madly in Love (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cristina is a rich, spoiled princess visiting Rome with her royal parents. The mission of their visit is to marry her off to a super-wealthy corporate type and thereby start to turn around the losses their small kingdom is experiencing in its casino ...
Style: light, humorous, romantic, witty
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Time: 80s
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Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Place: san francisco
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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: humorous, romantic, captivating, entertaining, contemplative ...
Plot: love hate relationship, love, tourist, american abroad, female nudity, male female relationship, romantic friendship, love story, love and romance, unrequited love, romantic relationship, love affair ...
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Ginger and Cinnamon (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 109 min.
Story: Stefania, works in a bookshop. Shortly before she wants to close for holidays, Andrea, who is left behind by his fiance, enters the store.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibylle, a young Parisian with long teeth, intends to shine in her new job by buying a hardware store in the Basque Country to set up a supermarket. She imagines that she has "rolled" the old owner but the latter is under curatorship. ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Malibu Hot Summer (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Logan is a poor little rich boy. He learns to love from three nubile L.A. newcomers that will do anything to be introduced into the sizzling nightlife of the City of Angels. Portraying the Malibu beach life by day, and the L.A. club life by ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sex comedy
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Kiki, Love to Love (2016)
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Duration: 102 min.
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Style: sexy, feel good, light, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: polyamory, cheating wife, female nudity, love, sex party, sex scene, infidelity, family relations, sex, escapades, sleeping, crying ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
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Country: Italy, Spain
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