Movies like Le Retour du Héros

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Le Retour du Héros (2018)
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Le Retour du Héros (2018)
Original name: Le retour du héros
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1809, France. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up.
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, romantic, entertaining
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, date night
Plot: sex scene, lie, scam, sister sister relationship, marriage proposal, war hero, deserter, wedding, reading a letter aloud, dancing, horse, duel, woman slaps man, escapades, letter, lifestyle, kiss, storytelling, napoleonic wars, death, illness, ballroom dancing, shooting, blood, crying ...
Time: 1800s
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, realistic and entertaining films with plots about love and romance, couples, friendship, romance, disorder, couple relations and husband wife relationship mostly in Comedy, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Le Retour du Héros: Molière (2007), The Players (2012), The Story of My Life (2004), The Chef's Wife (2014), With Open Arms (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Molière (2007)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Molière, a down-and-out actor-cum-playwright up to his ears in debt. When the wealthy Jourdain offers to cover that debt (so that Molière's theatrical talents might help Jourdain win the heart of a certain widowed marquise), hilarity ensues.
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: arranged marriage, playwright, farce, love triangle, couples, disorder, dishonesty, secret identity, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, romance ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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The Players (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Eight short films explore the subject of male infidelity. Serial cheaters, Fred and Greg, spend a night on the town doing what they do best, and with absolutely no regrets. The duo play various characters in assorted extracurricular situations, ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: infidelity, dishonesty, couples, sexual relations, couple relations, human nature, friends, buddies, sex scene, storytelling, dog, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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52%
The Story of My Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Raphael is a ghostwriter who takes a job writing for famous footy player Kevin. To his delight and his girlfriend, Murials horror, Kevins current girlfriend is an old (easily rekindled) flame of Raphaels. A freak accident leaves a close friend dead ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: writer's life, unfulfilled love, ambition, couples, introspection, lifestyle, fall in love, rise to the top, thirtysomething life, love triangle, couple relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Chef's Wife (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marithé works in a training center for adults. Her mission: to help other people to change direction in their work and to find their vocation. Carole, who lives and works in the shadow cast by her husband, Sam, an energetic and talented ...
Style: realistic, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, teaching the ways of the world, romance, love and romance, love triangle, couples, power relations, birthday, female friendship, horse, waitress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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With Open Arms (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jean-Étienne Fougerole is an intellectual bohemian who released his new novel "In Open Arms" and calling the wealthiest people to welcome home the families in need. While he promotes his book during a televised debate, his opponent ...
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: challenge, eviction, wedding, modern art, teenage love, culture clash, friendship, fish out of water, family life, society, gypsy, escapades ...
Place: france
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44%
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Up for Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Diane is a well-known lawyer, divorced for three years. She loses her mobile telephone and receives a call from the person who finds it. That person is Alexandre, a charming man and the perfect gentleman. They make a connection over the phone and ...
Style: witty, romantic, funny, inspirational, realistic ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: little person, ex husband ex wife relationship, prejudice, taunting, unlikely relationship, unspoken love, dwarf, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, private vs public, hit by a car ...
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Alibi.com (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Greg founded a company called Alibi.com that creates any type of alibi. With his associate, Augustin, and Medhi his new employee, they devise unstoppable stratagems and stagings to cover their clients. But meeting Flo, a pretty blonde who hates men ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, entertaining, cynical
Audience: date night, teen comedy
Plot: alibi, lie, infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, plan gone awry, friendship between men, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, farce, buried truth, employer employee relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, cannes
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41%
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In and Out (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two couples, Pierre and Aimée, Éric and Pénélope, all share four years of friendship without cloud. Only concern, Penelope and Pierre have become lovers ... The situation becoming untenable, they decide to break. But after a final night of ...
Style: sexy, feel good, romantic, entertaining, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, switching bodies, switching roles, love triangle, battle of the sexes, friends, secret lover, guilty pleasure, romance, body swapping, lovers ...
Time: contemporary
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40%
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The Brice Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A wannabe surfer parties on the French Riviera while awaiting the perfect wave.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: surf, lifestyle, disorder, life turned upside down, failed attempt, contests and competitions, ambition, friends, thirtysomething life, surfer, mermaid
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: french riviera, riviera, europe, france, mediterranean sea
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To the End of the World (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young boy is looking for his girlfriend in the city of Vladivostok.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, romantic, captivating
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: humble, couples, proposal, dream girl, adventure, best friends, trip
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Best Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Vadik Volnov (Garik Kharlamov) dies on his own wedding of cannabis overdose and has to prove to God that he is worthy to enter Heaven. During his conversation with God's secretary, Vadik recalls numerous memorable moments of his earthly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, surrealism, storytelling, dialogue, father son relationship, heroes, love and romance, adventure, family relations, alcohol, wedding, death ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
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The Bachelor (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jimmie is seeing his single friends get married one by one. He isn't too worried until his girlfriend Anne catches the bouquet at his friend Marco's wedding. Suddenly, his wild mustang days are numbered. He finally decides to propose to ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, sentimental, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: inheritance, wedding, bachelor, fall in love, romance, farce, couple relations, bank, opposites attract, love and romance, looking for love, clergy ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Kidnapping, Caucasian Style (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shura journalist comes to the Caucasus to shoot a report about the local beauty and tradition, and into Gorski, fiefdom of the local city mayor George Gadzhievich Saahova. Those supporting fashion, given the governor planned to marry a young beauty, ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: escapades, adventure, love and romance, life philosophy, society, romance, youth
Time: 20th century
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.2
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Stars 80 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Die-hard fans of the 1980s, Vincent and Antoine run a company that supplies doubles of faded stars throughout the whole of France. What starts out as a promising business venture ends up as a calamity when Vincent and Antoine have over forty ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: performer's life, hopes, follow your dream, artists and showbiz, misfit partners, escapades, showbiz, lifestyle, against the odds, ambition, friends, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Three Many Weddings (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman attends wedding of successive men in her life, though she gets to find a soul mate.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, singleness, love and romance, romance, nothing goes right, supportive coworker, disorder, couples, looking for love, falling in love, erection, male objectification ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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32%
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Serial (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A catholic French couple sees their life upside down when their four daughters get married to men of different religion and origins.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: racism, family relations, parents and children, interracial relations, family in crisis, couple relations, life turned upside down, verbal byplay, family gatherings, family problems, society, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, africa
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Babysitting 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Franck and his girlfriend Sonya, plus some of their friends go on holiday in Brazil. Franck, his friends, two girls and Sonya's grandmother leave to visit a cave, but everything goes wrong and their crazy adventures begin.
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, entertaining, cynical
Audience: date night, teen comedy
Plot: found footage, trapped, jungle, hotel, obsessive quest, group of friends, friendship between men, friendship, kiss, cave, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, plan gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: brazil, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Welcome to the Roses (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two ex-convicts, MG and Gilbert find refuge in a charming middle-class house whose couple is about to celebrate its 20-year old marriage. Our duo has no other solution than to take this entire brood in hostage. But, contrary to all expectations, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, twists and turns, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The People I've Slept With (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The People I've Slept With - a promiscuous woman who finds herself with an unplanned pregnancy and needs to figure out who the baby daddy is...NOW. Angela Yang loves sex. She loves it so much she needs to make baseball cards of her lovers to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, lifestyle, friends, love and romance, singleness, sexual relations, romance, couples, looking for love, best friends, kiss, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Miami Rhapsody (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gwyn Marcus has always wanted a marriage like her parents. She has just accepted the proposal of her boyfriend Matt, but she has misgivings about their future together. Her fear of commitment grows as she learns of the various affairs that her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, neurotic, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, couple relations, parents and children, romance, infidelity, fall in love, couples, looking for love, love affair, eccentric family, dysfunctional family, marital problem ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, miami, new york
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30%
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Crazy Wedding (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vasyl Seredyuk - head of the local Museum - having sent his daughter Katya to a french university, never expected the outcome: a month ago she informed him that she is getting married to a French heart surgeon François. Since then Vasyl’s proud ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, feel good, entertaining
Audience: date night
Plot: father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, interracial couple, engaged couple, wedding preparations and rituals, stereotypes, love and romance, father in law son in law relationship, wedding, culture clash, racist, father daughter relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: ukraine
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29%
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Babysitting (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Looking for a baby-sitter for the night, Marc Schaudel entrusts his son Remy to the care of his employee Franck, a straight man. But the thing that Marc doesn't know, is that Franck is getting 30 years old this weekend and that his son Remy is ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, date night, family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: found footage, nanny, party, missing person, farce, birthday party, friendship, friendship between men, husband wife relationship, investigation, stupidity, babysitting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Three Brothers (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three half-brothers are reunited at their mother's funeral. After being told of their inheritance they quickly spend the money, only to find out that they will not receive it after all. The men grow closer while deciding how to proceed.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Plot: on the run, family relations, charity, family problems, disorder, partners, cons and scams, inheritance, trial, money, brother brother relationship, brotherhood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Baggage Claim (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: stewardess, marriage proposal, karaoke, siblings relations, romance, love and romance, couple relations, singleness, nothing goes right, lifestyle, friends, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Marry Me, Dude (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Yassine asks his best friend Fred to marry him in order to avoid deportation...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, cynical
Audience: teen comedy, date night, boys' night
Plot: buried truth, friendship between men, illegal immigrant, friendship, sarcasm, farce, plan gone awry, following a dream, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, stupidity, gay stereotype ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
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27%
Paris-Manhattan (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In Paris, the pharmacist Alice has been an obsessed Woody Allen fan since she was fifteen and has seen all his movies and talks to him alone in her room. When she meets Pierre in a night-club, she finds that he loves jazz and she believes he is her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, thirtysomething life, love and romance, love affair, love triangle, love, looking for love, single woman, opposites attract, male objectification, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Last Call for Nowhere (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: French border cop José Fernandez has just one last extradition to do before his long-awaited promotion to the crime bureau. But his detainee Akim, victim of a judiciary glitch, is outraged to find himself saddled with the identity of a potential ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, funny, feel good
Plot: deportation, refugee, refugee camp, mistaken identity, disorder, fish out of water, adventure, social relations, stereotypes, foe turned friend, reluctant partners
Time: contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Drunk Parents (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two drunk parents attempt to hide their ever increasing financial difficulties from their daughter and social circle through elaborate neighborhood schemes.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, ironic
Audience: date night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: financial crisis, parents, scheme, drunk, daughter, get rich quick scheme, deception, cheating
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Bachelor Days Are Over (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Arnaud nicknamed "Cui Cui" no longer knows which way to look. He is about to marry Anna but he is not sure he really loves her. To make matters worse, he falls in love during the stag party he has with his friends. And Léa, a nightclub ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lifestyle, introspection, romance, nothing goes right, twentysomething life, couple relations, family relations, friends, buddies, family life, disorder, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor and somewhat dim. They find themselves involved in palace intrigues as ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: twins, farce, mistaken identity, french revolution, revolution, society, dishonesty, disorder, siblings relations, love and romance, goofy hero, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century
Place: dungeon, paris france, france, spain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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