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Don't Talk to Irene (2017)
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Don't Talk to Irene (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Irene gets suspended, she must endure two weeks of community service at a retirement home. Following her passion for cheerleading, she secretly signs up the senior residents to audition for a dance-themed reality show to prove that you don't need to be physically "perfect" to be perfectly AWESOME.
Style: humorous, light, uplifting, feel good, captivating, entertaining
Plot: fat girl, retirement home, cheerleading, community service, dancing, ambition, life philosophy, coworker, new job, society, lifestyle, escapades, workplace, coping, social relations, mother daughter relationship, movie poster

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out light, humorous, entertaining and captivating films with plots about society, escapades, life philosophy, humour, social relations, lifestyle and friendship mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Don't Talk to Irene: The Beachnickers (2018), Jolly Life (2009), It’s the Law (2017), The Waiter (2021), Más sabe el Diablo por Viejo (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Legendary Giulia and Other Miracles (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Diego, Fausto and Claudio are three down-on-their luck men. When they meet by chance looking at a property in the country none of them are able to afford, the three men decide to combine forces and risk everything to start a Bed and Breakfast. They ...
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The Beachnickers (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Things go from bad to worse when four co-workers decide to enjoy the extended holiday at a beach house with their families.
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: beach, humour, coping, coworker, travel, adventure, vacation, escapades, problem solving, road trip, love
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Jolly Life (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Riza Senyurt is the world's most troubled Santa Claus at Christmas time. For one thing, he doesn't know who Santa Claus is. Whether fake or real however, he is Santa Claus now. Bearing the load of the whole world on his shoulders, Santa ...
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, light, captivating ...
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Place: istanbul turkey
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The Sinking City: Capsule Odyssey (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hong Kong is just a ridiculous place full of lies. In this prosperous city, there are a group of people that have to live in the ‘space capsule’, which is a large seminar room subdivided into small living rooms. In such a small living space, ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous, funny, feel good ...
Plot: satire, city life, misfit, urban setting, social satire, society, humour, multiple storylines, social relations, lifestyle, slacker, romance
Place: hong kong
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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
Style: entertaining, light, humorous, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: mayor, rivalry, adventure, ambition, society, adaptation, escapades, danger, obsession, happy ending, justice, corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sicily
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Shy of Normal: Tales of New Life Experiences (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An author (Brinke Stevens) cures her struggle with writer's block by making up funny short stories about random people she sees in public.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, social relations, humour, lifestyle, relationships, society, lesbian, love, barefoot, family relations
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The Waiter (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A waiter pretends to be an important businessman in order to reach the upper class through his entrepreneurial dreams.
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: waiter, con trick, pretending to be someone else, society, satire, high society, workplace situations, workplace, humour, lie, pretense, coworker ...
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Más sabe el Diablo por Viejo (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Teo, a young and struggling actor, disguises himself as a 79 year old man to take advantage from the benefits of a retirement home, while also trying to sort out his personal and love life.
Style: funny, light, captivating, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: actor, pretending to be someone else, pretense, deception, friendship, satire, grownups, escapades, humour, society, con trick, social relations ...
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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, entertaining, humorous
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: society, life philosophy, adventure, love and romance, youth, romance, escapades
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Place: ussr
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It's for Your Own Good (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three brothers-in-law try to get their daughters to dump their undesirable boyfriends.
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, humorous, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: father daughter relationship, family relations, prejudice, stereotypes, culture clash, father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, life philosophy, adventure, society, friends, manipulation, escapades ...
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Life Is a Wonderful Thing (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A policeman who spies on the lives of others, an important banker married to a housewife who poses as a noblewoman. A precarious young masseuse and an electrician madly in love. Very different lives that end up intertwining. But also extremely ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, funny, humorous, captivating ...
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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
Plot: teacher, culture clash, rivalry, contests and competitions, life philosophy, adaptation, society, transformation, dispute, self discovery, youth, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Me, Them And Lara (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A priest, after spending years in humanitary missions in Africa, reunites with his family, which is in worse conditions than when he left, and above all meets a young lady who will make him doubt both himself and his faith.
Style: light, entertaining, humorous, feel good, funny
Audience: chick flick
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Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 63 min.
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Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating, light, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 99 min.
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Gochisousan (2013)
Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 15 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
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Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1969
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