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The Carer (2016)
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The Carer (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hungary, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dorottya is a young Hungarian actress with a burning desire: to make it on the English stage. Legendary actor, Sir Michael Gifford suffers from an incurable disease, and has one desire: be left alone. When Dorottya becomes his carer they both hope their wish will be fulfilled.
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating
Plot: caregiver, ambition, friendship, ambitious, fighting illness, actress, terminal illness, nursing, care, unlikely friendships, driver, cigarette smoking, heart attack, award ceremony, falling down, video call

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, sincere and realistic films with plots about friendship, terminal illness, friends, family relations, youth, father son relationship and unlikely friendships mostly in Comedy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Carer: Inseparables (2016), Ana (2020), Tomorrow's a New Day (2019), My Annoying Brother (2016), The Dream Kids (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Inseparables (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Felipe a wealthy businessman who has been quadriplegic, due to an accident, is looking for a therapeutic assistant. There are several highly qualified, but he decides to take the assistant of his gardener, Tito who has decided to resign.
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, humorous, remake of french film
Plot: employer employee relationship, friendship between men, unlikely friendships, wheelchair bound, friendship, handicapped, rich and poor, paraplegic, nursing, man in a wheelchair, quadriplegic, rich ...
Place: argentina
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95%
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Ana (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Puerto Rico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ana meets Rafa in a chance encounter and they embark on a road trip to try and save him from bankruptcy, or worse.
Style: captivating, humorous, sincere, realistic
Plot: road trip, friendship, journey, illegal gambling, save the day, bankruptcy, unlikely friendships, gas station, used car salesman, natural disaster
Place: puerto rico
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94%
Tomorrow's a New Day (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When theatre actor Giuliano receives an unexpected visit from his childhood friend Tommasso, the encounter is bittersweet. This reunion is their first meeting in many years, triggered by Giuliano’s failing health and his decision to forgo ...
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, humorous
Plot: friendship, cancer, terminal illness, overcoming fear, cancer patient, fighting illness, pets, best friends, last wish, life, life & death, sick ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
My Annoying Brother (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A jailed swindler leaps at the chance to earn parole in return for taking care of his estranged brother, an athlete who recently lost his sight.
Style: sincere, uplifting, sweet, surprise ending, humorous
Plot: brother brother relationship, blindness, coping, talented, brothers, terminal illness, friendship, judo, living together, family relations, relationships, brother ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Dream Kids (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: JB suffers from a heart malformation .He falsifies his medical file ,so that he can enter a top athlete training center.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sport, rivalry, ambition, teenage life, follow your dream, friendship, social relations, youth, hopes, lifestyle, contests and competitions, boarding school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.1
 7K
The Clapper (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 15 minutes of fame destroys the life of a man who works as a clapper in television.
Style: captivating, sincere, disturbing, psychological, humorous
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, ambition, adaptation, destiny, love and romance, society, youth, rivalry, unfulfillment, obsession, redemption, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
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59%
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Cas & Dylan (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A dying Doctor, who plans to check out on his own terms, takes a reluctant detour when he inadvertently winds up on the lam with an 'anything-but-normal' 22-year-old girl.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sincere
Plot: introspection, on the run, friendship, life is a bitch, terminal illness, on the road, orphan, inventions and discoveries, doctors and patients, hospital
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The New King of Comedy (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman strives to pursue the actors' dream despite being an extra and stand-in.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sincere, thought provoking
Plot: dream, rise to the top, follow your dream, friends, couple relations, support, actress, misfit, bigger dreams, father daughter relationship
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54%
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Dough (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An old Jewish baker struggles to keep his business afloat until his young Muslim apprentice accidentally drops cannabis in the dough and sends sales sky high.
Style: light, humorous, captivating, sincere, buddy movie
Plot: bakery, friendship, jewish, drugs, police, muslim, business venture, couples, society, family relations, baker, swing ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Burn Burn Burn (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Following the death of their friend, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in tupperware, decreasing in volume as the trip progresses.
Style: road movie, humorous, exciting, captivating, light
Plot: death, death of friend, friendship, road trip, nature, funeral, human ashes, terminal illness, cancer, ashes, female director, lesbian ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Couch Potatoes (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Giorgio and Tito, father and son. A successful journalist and a lazy teenager apparently impossible to understand. Giorgio's dream is to take Tito to the Nasca Hill in Liguria, but Tito prefers to spend his entire day with his group of friends, ...
Style: disturbing, humorous, psychological, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: father son relationship, teenager, adventure, parents and children, youth, teenage life, friendship, family relations, friends, family, happy ending, adaptation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Coconut Hero (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's not easy being a teenager and Mike, a sixteen-year-old, has it espcially hard. He lives in the sticks with his mother, a non-stop nagger, in Faintville, a Canadian timber industry town. He has no father, no friends, not even a favorite ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, sincere, captivating
Plot: suicide attempt, first love, loneliness, high school, depression, dancing, therapy, love and romance, friendship, couples, terminal illness, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
One-Way Ticket to Mombasa (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pete loses his consciousness while playing in a pop band. The diagnosis is harsh and the doctor cannot say for sure whether Pete will celebrate his 18th birthday. One night, encouraged by the vodka on Jusa's 18th birthday, Pete confesses his ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: terminal illness, hospital, life is a bitch, tragic hero, on the road, child illness, love and romance, unfulfillment, young adult, illness, friendship, pain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Weasel's Tale (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A group of old actors and filmmakers tries to resist the efforts of a young couple to kick them out of their mansion.
Style: captivating, sincere, psychological, semi serious
Plot: husband wife relationship, friendship between men, rivalry, society, family relations, actress, dishonesty, writers, youth, escapades, friendship
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Conversations with My Gardener (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A successful artist, weary of Parisian life and on the verge of divorce, returns to the country to live in his childhood house. He needs someone to make a real vegetable garden again out of the wilderness it has become. The gardener happens to be a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, talky, captivating ...
Plot: painter, friendship, breakup, friends, village life, crumbling relationship, friendship between men, terminal illness, love, french countryside, unfulfillment, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, nice france, southern france, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Cook Up a Storm (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Cantonese street cook and his chief rival, a French-trained Michelin-starred chef, discover they have a lot in common as they prepare for a world-famous culinary competition. An international culinary competition becomes a battleground between ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, captivating, humorous
Plot: contests and competitions, cooking competition, father son relationship, rivalry, cook-off, cookery, ambition, restaurant owner, unlikely friendships, against the odds, kitchen, relationships ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Ride (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mother travels cross-country to California to be with her son after he decides to drop out of school and become a surfer.
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous, thought provoking
Plot: surfing, beach, young man, mother son relationship, family relations, couples, friendship, female director, smoking weed, aspiring writer, surfer, following someone ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, pacific ocean, usa, new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Be All and End All (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At fifteen Robbie has only one thing on his mind - losing his virginity. The problem is that he's in hospital with a fatal heart condition. And who has to overcome the odds and help him fulfil his final wish? His best friend Ziggy.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, loss of virginity, terminal illness, last wish, looking for sex, teenage life, first sex, unfulfillment, youth, bittersweet, hospital, heart condition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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One for the Road (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three octogenarians set out on a trip in order to fulfill the dying wish of a lifelong friend, in spite of the disapproval of their families and the limitations of their advanced age. Along the way, they find themselves embroiled in a series of ...
Style: sincere, humorous, satirical, captivating
Plot: elderly, last wish, elderly man, escapades, wish come true, desire, bucket list, travel, satire, wish fulfillment, friendship, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bye Bye Morons (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When 43-year-old hairdresser Suze Trappet finds out that she's seriously ill, she decides to go looking for a child she was forced to abandon when she was only 15. On her madcap bureaucratic quest she crosses paths with JB, a 50-year-old man in ...
Style: humorous, visually appealing, captivating, feel good, entertaining
Plot: terminal illness, car accident, in love, travel, friendship, youth, love, friends, elevator, shot through a wall, mirror does not reflect reality, coughing blood ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Deal Is a Deal (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A London tube driver considers pursuing a third fatal accident to collect a huge payout.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, cons and scams, teenage life, crimes, writer's life, dark humor, friends, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, unfulfillment, euthanasia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Then Came You (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American hypochondriac who is working as a baggage handler is forced to confront his fears when a British teenager with a terminal illness enlists him to help her carry out her eccentric bucket list.
Style: touching, captivating, inspirational, sincere, sweet
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, hypochondriac, bucket list, friendship, love of one's life, wish come true, airport, infatuation, coming of age, adventure, fighting illness, last wish ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Intimate Strangers (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A group of people meet for the first time in a long time and play a game that reveals each other's secrets.
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous, disturbing
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, group of friends, secret, best friends, old friend, lifestyle, everyday life, girlfriend, buddies, best friend, friend, gambling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 7.0
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The Upside (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy paraplegic and a unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him.
Style: sincere, touching, thought provoking, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: man in a wheelchair, handicapped, caregiver, interracial friendship, social differences, rich man, class differences, male nurse, assistant, interracial, disabled person, friendship ...
Place: new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Donkeys (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alfred is 64. He's lost touch with his family and a threat to his health makes him realise he wants to make amends. The more he tries to do right, the more he does wrong, and as his past comes back to haunt him, he is forced to face up to what ...
Style: psychological, humorous, sincere, light, contemplative
Plot: friendship, mother daughter relationship, death of father, single mother, father daughter relationship, friendship between men, father daughter estrangement, working class, british, terminal illness, mother son relationship, female director ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 971
Carnival (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A young Russian girl is in love with show business and wants to leave her small town for Moscow and make it big in the big city. She encounters her long missing, remarried father and gets a boy friend who uses her and then leaves her.
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating, touching
Plot: soviet, youth, desire for fame, love and romance, society, betrayal, ambition, couples, life is a bitch, family relations, father daughter relationship, friendship ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A star of hunting videos strives to bond with his 12-year-old son on a wilderness trip but learns familial connections can't be forced.
Style: sincere, light, humorous, touching, captivating
Plot: son, cameraman, hunter, father son relationship, hunting, friendship, nature, adventure, family relations, deer, outdoor, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Team Spirit (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story centers around a group of friends (and girlfriends) who have been playing football together for over 10 years, and who are now getting everything ready for their 500th match.
Style: sentimental, sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, couples, ambition, couple relations, buddies, lifestyle, sport team, friends, sport, group shower, dressing room, football team ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 40
The Waiters (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Taylor Starks and his co-workers, all aspiring actors, toil in a Los Angeles restaurant while "waiting" for their big break.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: restaurant, follow your dream, ambition, actor, dream, disgruntled worker, artists and showbiz, struggling artist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Everything You Want (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An aimless young troublemaker, Alessandro, squanders his days gambling and getting into fights, and he often spends his nights in jail. With few prospects, he begrudgingly accepts a job as a companion to Giorgio, an elderly poet suffering from ...
Style: uplifting, feel good, inspirational, thought provoking, motivational ...
Plot: friendship between men, poetry, friendship, social differences, hidden treasure, lifestyle change, hopes, human relationship, loneliness, life philosophy, treasure hunt, new job ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%