Movies like Einmal Hallig und zurück

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Einmal Hallig und zurück (2015)
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Einmal Hallig und zurück (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fanny, a reporter specializing in social gossip, unwittingly stumbles upon an environmental scandal involving a powerful politician. When her not very subtle investigations draw too much attention, she is sent to a tiny off shore island for her own safety. Here she meets Hagen, an uncouth bird enthusiast. He is a man of few words and nearly driven to distraction by this newly arrived reporter woman with her endless chatter. Fanny, driven by her curiosity of a journalist, tries to find out more about Hagen and gradually realizes that there is much more to him than his rough exterior. When she confides in him and tells him her real reason for being on the island, they find that they have much in common.
Plot: journalism, corruption, energy, female director, island, ecology, reporter, scandal, environment, women
Place: germany

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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 female director, female nudity, friendship, love and romance, couples, adultery and husband wife relationship mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Einmal Hallig und zurück: Posthumous (2014), Bornholmer Straße (2014), Happy as One (2006), Break Up Club (2010), Sosy Problems (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, neo screwball comedy
Plot: love and romance, fake death, journalism, society, couples, impersonating, family relations, friendship, breakup, female director, break-up, story continued during end credits ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, berlin germany
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Bornholmer Straße (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 88 min.
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Style: tense, captivating, humorous, light
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Happy as One (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Drama "in the improvisational style of Andreas Dresen or Mike Leigh" about three drifted apart sisters (Meret Becker, Stephanie Stappenbeck and Heidrun Bartholomäus) finding back together after the death of their mother.
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Break Up Club (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 104 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 105 min.
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The Fisherman and His Wife (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 100 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 115 min.
Story: A schoolteacher in her early 40s, involved in a dead-end love affair with a married mortician, drifts into a relationship with an aging newspaperman.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Plot: family relations, female director, lesbian interest, lesbian, cycling, riding a bicycle
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Trusting Beatrice (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 90 min.
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Duration: 115 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
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