Movies like Dear Dictator

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Dear Dictator (2017)
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Dear Dictator (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When political turmoil forces a British-Caribbean dictator to flee his island nation, he seeks refuge and hides with a rebellious teenage girl in suburban America, and ends up teaching the young teen how to start a revolution and overthrow the "mean girls" in her high school.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, absurd
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: dictator, teenager, politician, leader, political conspiracy, satire, mentor, commander, escapades, head of state, vengeance, army, society, conflict, adaptation, rivalry, culture clash, silly humor, foot fetish, caribbean sea, teen rebel, mother, high school, garage, gardener ...
Time: contemporary
Place: caribbean

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Where's the Money (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A quick witted young man from the streets of South Central must rush a lily-white USC fraternity to recover a stash of stolen money.
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, adventure, friendship, society, adaptation, escapades, greed, rivalry, danger, crimes, urban ghetto, fraternity
Time: contemporary
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Amateur Night (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Guy Carter, an insecure expectant father unable to find work in his field, accepts a job driving hookers around Los Angeles. One long and crazy evening proves to our hero that he is, in fact, up to the task of fatherhood.
Style: sexy, funny, humorous, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
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Time: contemporary
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It's All About Karma (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Giacomo befriends a man, believing that he is the reincarnation of his dead father.
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: adaptation, adventure, friendship, friends, rivalry, escapades, happy ending, youth, disorder, love, society, male friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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Ignorance Is Bliss (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ernesto and Filippo, two high school teachers, couldn’t be more different: Filippo is a cheerful liberal who is constantly online. Handsome and youthful, he is a serial seducer on the social networks. Ernesto, instead is a stern conservative, ...
Style: funny, light, captivating, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Let Yourself Go (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Elia, a depressed jewish psychoanalyst, one day meets Claudia, a young and eccentric personal trainer.
Style: sincere, entertaining, captivating, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
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Take the 10 (2017)
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Duration: 80 min.
Story: A day in the life of two best friends, a drug dealer, and a store manager collide at a hip-hop concert in the Inland Empire.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Dying Beyond Their Means (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isaki Lacuesta presents a social satire in which five common or garden citizens, from a country pretty much identical to our own, see their lives ripped apart by the economic crisis. With nothing more to lose, they come up with a crazy plan to save ...
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, entertaining, light ...
Plot: mental illness, satire, rivalry, social decay, disorder, society, mental institution, anti hero, misfit, vengeance, social misfits, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After winning over the staff and students of Milford High School, chemistry teacher Richard Martinez aka Bianca Del Rio sent her nemesis Vice Principal Deborah “Debbie” Ward to jail in a flawlessly executed plan. When Debbie is released from ...
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Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, culture clash, satire, farce, election, gang, prime minister, parliament, rise to the top, ambition, fish out of water, rapper ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Win It All (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A gambling addict faces a conflict when entrusted with keeping a bunch of money that isn't his.
Style: captivating, entertaining, feel good, humorous, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Candy Jar (2018)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dueling high school debate champs who are at odds on just about everything forge ahead with ambitious plans to get into the colleges of their dreams.
Style: entertaining, captivating, light, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Simply Black (2020)
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Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, entertaining, parody, absurd
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Jack and Jill (2011)
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jack Sadelstein, a successful advertising executive in Los Angeles with a beautiful wife and kids, dreads one event each year: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister Jill. Jill's neediness and passive-aggressiveness is maddening to Jack, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, parody, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Tutto tutto niente niente (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Cetto and its city council were arrested, but in prison the conspiratorial former mayor makes no earning name as the gratitude of the powerful secretary. These decide to replace some MPs mysteriously killed precisely with Cetto and two other ...
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It’s the Law (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small Sicilian town elects a new, honest major but quickly learns that playing by the rules is not as easy as it seems
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Duration: 97 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
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Audience: teens
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 113 min.
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Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
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Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Audience: teens
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Country: USA
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
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53%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Canadian Bacon (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Canadian Bacon is the only fictitious film from Director Michael Moore. This comedy is about an American president who decides to go to war to bring the public’s opinion of him up during election time. Canadian Bacon is actor John Candy’s last ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, satirical, political comedy ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, canada, united states, iraq, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
HK: Forbidden Super Hero (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: High school student Kyosuke Shikijo is the most talented member of the school's martial arts of the fist club. His late father was detective and Kyosuke share his father's strong sense of justice. Kyosuke also has a secret. Kyosuke likes ...
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