Movies like Attila Marcel

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Attila Marcel (2013)
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Attila Marcel (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Paul is a sweet man-child, raised — and smothered — by his two eccentric aunts in Paris since the death of his parents when he was a toddler. Now thirty-three, he still does not speak. (He does express himself through colourful suits that would challenge any Wes Anderson character in nerd chic.) Paul's aunts have only one dream for him: to win piano competitions. Although Paul practices dutifully, he remains unfulfilled until he submits to the interventions of his upstairs neighbour. Suitably named after the novelist, Madame Proust offers Paul a concoction that unlocks repressed memories from his childhood and awakens the most delightful of fantasies.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic, stylized, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: family relations, misfit, disorder, uncover truth, memory loss, orphan, parents and children, hidden truth, pianist, deadend life, dance school, postmodernism, mute or deaf, eccentric family, unfulfillment, life turned upside down, bad trip, dog, dancing, musician, past, mother, birthday, beach, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and touching films with plots about family relations, parents and children, disorder, female director, unfulfillment, couples and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Drama and Music genres. Some movies like Attila Marcel: All Together (2011), The Day I Saw Your Heart (2011), Memories (2014), The Italian (2010), On Air (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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All Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five old friends decide to move in together as an alternate to living in a retirement home; joining them is an ethnology student whose thesis is on the aging population.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: friendship, aging, couples, family relations, elderly, couple relations, parents and children, friends, golden years, bittersweet, heart attack, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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95%
The Day I Saw Your Heart (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Justine, struggles with commitment, listens to old David Bowie covers, and uses her employer’s private MRI machines to make “X-Ray Art” After a trail of boyfriends, Justine thinks she has found The One, a hunky shoe salesman, but her ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Plot: elderly, disorder, self discovery, introspection, parents and children, golden years, life turned upside down, family relations, pregnancy, siblings relations, jewish, step siblings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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91%
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Memories (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Romain is 23 years old. He would like to be a writer, but for now, it is night porter in a hotel. His father is 62 years old. He retires and pretends to fuck. His roommate is 24 years old. He thinks only one thing: to seduce a girl, any and all ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, introspection, family relations, aging, golden years, night watchman, past, disappearance, love, homecoming, death of grandmother, elderly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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82%
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The Italian (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life smiles at Dino Fabrizzi,a cool forty-two-year old Italian. Not only is he the most successful salesman at The Maserati dealership in Nice but he has had a steady (and hot) relationship with Hélène,his girlfriend, who is beginning to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, disorder, society, dishonesty, workplace, power relations, meet the parents, dealer, family relations, religions or cults, couple relations, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 6.3
 832
On Air (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A well known radio talk show host lives as a recluse during the day, until she found her real mother.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: parents and children, introspection, media, self discovery, disorder, midlife crisis, strong female presence, hidden identity, family relations, opposites attract, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.0
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Treading Water (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At first glance, Mica seems a perfectly normal boy. But first glances can often be deceiving... For one, Mica's house is now a museum honouring Guillermo Garibai, the legendary Mexican crooner. Mica spends most of his time there, giving guided ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: first love, youth, fall in love, love and romance, traumatic childhood, family relations, coming of age, misfit, parents and children, high school, boy, self acceptance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.7
 735
Actrices (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Comédienne hantée par son rôle de Nathalia Petrovna, l'héroïne de la pièce de Tourguéniev Un Mois à la campagne qu'elle répète difficilement, Marcelline tente de noyer ses angoisses dans une piscine sur un air de Glenn Miller. ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, captivating, psychological, talky ...
Plot: unfulfillment, midlife crisis, actor's life, family relations, theatre director, lifestyle, parents and children, theater, rivalry, friendship, parent child relationship, love of one's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Scapegoat (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: There is something strange - some would even say abnormal - about the Malaussène family. But if you take a closer look, no one could be happier than this cheerfully chaotic family, even though their mother is usually off on one romantic adventure ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Plot: life turned upside down, scapegoat, protagonist as suspect, disorder, family relations, chase, on the run, shopping mall, fugitives, eccentric family, siblings relations, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Swim Little Fish Swim (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Between surrealism, unusual characters, art and magic tricks, "Swim Little Fish Swim" is a dreamlike journey from childhood to adulthood.
Style: humorous, sincere, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: dream, art, twenty something, modern art, family relations, musician's life, relationship problems, parent child relationship, female nudity, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Amazing Catfish (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young Claudia works in a supermarket where she promotes various types of products. One night, she ends up in the emergency room with severe appendicitis and meets Martha, a patient, laying in the bed next to hers.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, aids, friendship, supportive parent, single parent, family relations, adoption, parents and children, life is a bitch, coming of age, youth, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
I Hate My Best Friends' Kids (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A month of vacation with friends: difficult to bear the kids of his friends, especially when the methods of education differ and that some prove to be unbearable.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, touching
Plot: family relations, coming of age, motherhood, summer vacation, friendship, sex scene, female nudity, sex on floor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
You'll Be a Man (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Leo is 10 and wise beyond his years. A solitary dreamer who seeks refuge in books. When the carefree 20-year-old Theo steps into his life, it forces Leo out of his shell. Despite their age difference, the two becomes best friends, helping each other ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: youth, adult child friendship, coming of age, family relations, parents and children, friends, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, father son relationship, nanny, mental illness, abused child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Seventy-Two Days (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia, Serbia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A family from isolated village in Lika makes a good living out of American pension earned by their late granddad Djuradj and received by his widow Nedja. The very existence of a family is threatened when Nedja dies, but the head of the family comes ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, crimes, unlikely criminals, disorder, family problems, parents and children, eccentric family, life is a bitch, dull life, pension, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: croatia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Strange Little Cat (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: It is a Saturday in autumn, and Karin and Simon are visiting their parents and youngest sister Clara. This family gathering provides the occasion for a dinner together, at which other relatives appear over the course of the day. While the family ...
Style: semi serious, touching, clever, realistic, humorous
Plot: cat, family relations, parents and children, family gatherings, eccentric family, siblings relations, little girl, dog, butterfly, indoor, apartment, cigarette smoking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Age of Panic (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: May 6, 2012. Cable news reporter Laetitia is covering the French presidential elections, while Vincent, her ex-husband, demands to see their two young daughters. It's a manic Sunday in Paris: two agitated girls, a frazzled babysitter, a needy ...
Style: realistic, humorous, emotional, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: politics, family relations, state affairs, parents and children, journalist, election, ex husband ex wife relationship, child custody, society, love, rivalry, private vs public ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Happy 140 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A group of friends and family reunite at the fancy new holiday home of a woman who is about to turn 40.
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, disorder, friends, friendship, discussion, lottery, life turned upside down, meeting, lighthouse, sister sister relationship, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Easy Way Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Patrick, a travel agent in his early 30s, lives with Arthur, an immigration lawyer; but for a long time, Patrick has been sleeping on an air mattress on the floor of their bedroom. His younger brother, Tony, plans to marry his high school sweetheart ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: gay interest, self discovery, life turned upside down, infidelity, couples, couple relations, disorder, lgbt, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, gender, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.3
 803
Doors of Glory (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young man joins a team of experimented door-to-door salesmen, who teach him how to sell an expensive encyclopedia to modest homes that have no use for it.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, talky ...
Plot: fish out of water, workplace, rise to the top, family relations, on the road, boss and employee, leadership, misfit, disorder, small town, salesman, adoption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Another Woman's Life (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the fun loving Marie sets her eyes on brooding comic book artist Paul, it sets off the kind of romantic sparks that quickly culminate in the bedroom. But the next morning brings its share of surprises as Marie crawls out of bed to discover her ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, family problems, disorder, wooing, crumbling marriage, romance, hopes, renewed love, life turned upside down, couples, family relations, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
A Happy Event (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: She drove me into a corner, then forced me to go beyond my limits. She made me confront the absolute: love, sacrifice, tenderness, abandonment. She dislocated me, transformed me. Why didn't anyone warn me? Why doesn't anyone ever talk ...
Style: realistic, sincere, semi serious, humorous, sexy
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: breast feeding, babies and infants, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, family relations, couples, family life, couple relations, childbirth, life turned upside down, disorder, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.0
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Two-Bit Waltz (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Suspension from school, the loss of a friend, a broken heart and lack of inspiration lead to Maude's downfall in this romp through teenage error. Your teenage years are never easy… but for Maude, things couldn't be worse. Within one ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, stylized ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, siblings relations, teenage life, family relations, teenage love, family life, love and romance, family problems, eccentric family, parents and children, best friends, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.2
 475
Pieces of Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crazy father old before his time, a tyrannical, sick mother, a sister who disappeared four years ago and me, Erell, who films everything, all the time... A fine family portrait. I live in the same town I've always lived in. You're born ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: youth, parents and children, teenage life, family life, coming of age, unfulfillment, bittersweet, mother daughter relationship, illness, sister sister relationship, friendship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Spot of Bother (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Retired Englishman George Hall's hypochondria worsens and takes its toll on his family.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: disorder, elderly, nothing goes right, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family problems, estrangement, couples, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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A World Without Women (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 56 min.
Story: A little sea resort on the Picardie coast, the last week of august. When handing over the keys to a rented apartment, Sylvain makes the acquaintance of two beautiful women. This is a fabulous occasion for him to escape his routine, single life in ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, humorous, touching
Plot: love and romance, misfit, looking for love, physical appearance, bittersweet, encounter, male female relationship, beach, sea, mother daughter relationship, seaside, apartment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Me and My Sister (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story of two sisters, one from the country with simpler attitudes who comes to stay for a short while with her sophisticated sister who lives in the big city.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: sibling relationship, family relations, dull life, breaking point, parents and children, sibling rivalry, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, frigidity, family problems, living together, optimism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.1
 287
Max (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Max is 6 years old. She lives with her dad Toni, a small time crook with a golden heart. For Xmas, Max offers him Rose, a call-girl found on the street whom she’s very fond of. Despite the complicated situation, Toni’s gonna have a hard time ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, unlikely couple, romance, parents and children, society, hopes, starting over, redemption, love and romance, bittersweet, single parent, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.2
 233
Mumu (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story a rescue, the rescue of a bad brat's life in the post-WWII period. In 1947, Roger reaches 11 years old. He's a kid badly loved, mischievous and specializes in silly things to do. He is sent to a small boarding school in a small ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: boarding school, children, teachers and students, school, mischievous children, hardcase students, youth, village, rebellion, parents and children, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Carmina or Blow Up (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Carmina, 58, runs a shop selling Iberian products in Seville. After several robberies and no help from her insurance company, she comes up with a way to recover the money she needs to keep her family. While she waits in her kitchen for her plan to ...
Style: realistic, humorous, captivating, bleak, semi serious ...
Plot: family business, workplace, parents and children, family relations, insurance, eccentric family, disorder, woman
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Obama Effect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A serious health scare ignites John Thomas, an insurance salesman in his 50s, to take a closer look at his life. Motivated by a misguided obsession with getting Barack Obama elected, John takes an overwhelming involvement in the Presidential ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: family relations, couples, unfulfillment, society, parents and children, couple relations, politics, satire, campaign, americana, midlife crisis, candidate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.3
 890
Empty Nest (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Empty Nest tells the story of a couple who have to struggle to find themselves after their children grow up and move out. It starts out as a fairly simple story of a couple but becomes complicated by a series of events that may or may not be ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: aging, couples, couple relations, elderly, college, parents and children, artists and showbiz, midlife crisis, family relations, leaving home, love and romance, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%