Movies like Halfway 2014

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Halfway (2014)
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Halfway (2014)
Original name: Halfweg
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Stef moved to a new home, but there is another man in his home, Theo. Theo is the previous owner of the house, he died a few years ago. Stef seems to be the only one who can see him.
Style: tragicomedy, semi serious, light, feel good, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, ghost, afterlife, starting over, hopes, disorder, male nudity, shower, pubic hair, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, belgium

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and captivating films with plots about disorder, hopes, love and romance, friendship, bittersweet, starting over and supernatural mostly in Comedy, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Halfway: Hello Ghost (2010), With Friends Like These (2007), The Passion (2010), Papadopoulos & Sons (2012), Queen of Montreuil (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hello Ghost (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A man's failed suicide attempt enables him to see ghosts, who later keep following him everywhere. It is now up to him to fulfill their wishes to make them go away.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, light ...
Plot: ghost, fall in love, supernatural, follow your dream, imaginary, love and romance, hopes, goofy hero, disorder, jail, redemption, outside help ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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With Friends Like These (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Black Kelly gets back from New York, she discovers that more has changed than just her hair color while she's been away. Frederic found himself a girlfriend and plans to move. Kurt and Blonde Kelly live together with their one-year-old ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: human nature, friendship, reunion, youth, best friends, friends, homecoming, nudity (full frontal - brief), bittersweet, snobbism, social relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, brussels
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The Passion (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: To avoid being sued, a film director reluctantly agrees to set up and direct the Good Friday celebrations in a small Tuscan town.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: society, lifestyle, celebrity culture, religions or cults, disorder, nothing goes right, celebration, down on your luck, artists and showbiz, director, religion
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
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65%
Papadopoulos & Sons (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Following his ruin in the latest banking crisis, a self-made millionaire reluctantly re-unites with his estranged freewheeling brother to re-open the abandoned fish and chip shop they shared in their youth.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: starting over, workplace, family business, family life, down on your luck, life turned upside down, restaurant, hopes, brother brother relationship, greek, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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62%
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Queen of Montreuil (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It's early summer and Agathe is back in France, at home in Montreuil. She has to get over her husband's death and return to her work as a film director. The unexpected arrival at her house of a couple of Icelanders, a sea lion and a ...
Style: touching, psychological, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: starting over, self discovery, homecoming, life turned upside down, uninvited guest, disorder, hopes, bittersweet, widow, death of husband, neighbor, seaport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, iceland
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Eldorado (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Yvan finds a burglar in his house. After some consideration, Yvan decides not to call the police and to drop the lad near the nearby city but he ends up giving him a lift home to his parents. Together, they travel through Belgium and meet some ...
Style: road movie, humorous, captivating, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, crimes, disorder, drug abuse, burglar, chevrolet, road trip, self discovery, friendship, comedy of errors, eccentric family, addiction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
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Walter (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A ticket-taker at the local cinema believes he is the son of God. He has agreed to decide the eternal fate of everyone he comes in to contact with.
Style: humorous, surreal, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: workplace situations, supernatural, love and romance, destiny, imaginary, workplace, hopes, workplace romance, god, cause and meaning, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Preggoland (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A 35-year-old woman fakes being pregnant to fit in with her friends.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dishonesty, family relations, disorder, best friends, life turned upside down, faked pregnancy, lie, society, unfulfillment, strong female presence, bittersweet, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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49%
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Mobile Home (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After having broken up with his girlfriend and left his job, Simon has come back to his small hometown in the countryside, where he meets up again with his old friend Julien. The two thirty-year-old, unemployed and idle men decide to reinvest in an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, road movie
Plot: friendship, dream come true, introspection, hopes, starting over, small town, bittersweet, thirtysomething life, countryside, money problems, journey, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
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49%
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Deadbeat (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Kevin Pacalioglu may have no money and no clue, but he can see dead people, so that’s pretty cool. Faced with a constant stream of stubborn spirits, Pac goes to whatever lengths require the least amount of effort to help New York City’s most ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, not serious
Plot: ghost, supernatural, slacker, acceptance, hopes, disorder, help, friendship, psychic power, afterlife, silly humor, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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49%
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The Fairy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hotel clerk searches all over Le Havre for the fairy who made two of his three wishes come true before disappearing.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, light, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: fairy, hotel, fall in love, romance, workplace, hopes, wish come true, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, female director, desire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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46%
A Perfect Match (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On the day of his forced retirement, a grumpy school principal decides, together with his neighbour, to search for a wife on the Internet...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: retirement home life, fall in love, looking for love, opposites attract, couples, solitude, romance, love and romance, nothing goes right, disorder, golden years, internet dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
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45%
The Misfortunates (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: 13-year-old Gunther Strobbe grows up surrounded by alcohol, trash and his completely useless father and uncles. Slowly but surely, he's being prepared for the same hapless life. Can he defy his destiny?
Style: touching, sincere, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, drinking contest, alcohol, family relations, siblings relations, family life, eccentric family, teenage life, youth, male friendship, male bonding, large family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, belgium
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45%
And Now a Word from Our Sponsor (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Adan Kundle, CEO of a major advertising agency, is discovered unconscious in front of a wall of TVs. When he wakes in the hospital, Adan can only communicate through advertising slogans.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, parents and children, family relations, media, disorder, self discovery, media satire, workplace, workplace intrigue, rivalry, life turned upside down, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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American Loser (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dramatic comedy about a self-induced attention-deficit disordered, learning disabled, Tourette's syndrome suffering, balance impaired, ex-alcoholic young man from the Upper East Side of Manhattan and the gold-digging girl who inspires him to ...
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: alcoholic, misfit, social misfits, lifestyle, disorder, twentysomething life, love and romance, goofy hero, profanity, sexual content, couples, support group ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
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The Girl from Paris (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sandrine, a woman in her thirties gets tired of life in Paris and decides to leave her work in computers and become a farmer. She takes the required practice for two years, and after that she buys an isolated farm from Adrien, an old farmer who ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: isolation, farm, starting over, friendship, fish out of water, odd couple, couple relations, disorder, elderly, hopes, love and romance, change in lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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42%
Almost an Angel (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Terry Dean is an electronics wizard and thief. After he is released from jail, he is hit by a car while saving a little girl's life. While in the hospital, he dreams that God visits him and tells him he's an Angel, and must start doing ...
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, semi serious, surprise ending
Plot: redemption, disability, angel, crimes, ghost, fish out of water, heist, afterlife, couples, disorder, misfit, adventure ...
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The Hairdresser (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When a salon refuses to hire her because of her plump figure, irrepressible hair stylist Kathi plots revenge by opening her own beauty parlor next door. But when she faces a cash-flow problem, Kathi resorts to some creative means of raising capital.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: beauty salon, follow your dream, physical appearance, boss and employee, power relations, workplace, lifestyle, fashion, family relations, parents and children, workplace situations, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Defending Your Life (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an afterlife resembling the present-day US, people must prove their worth by showing in court how they have demonstrated courage.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, heaven, destiny, romance, fall in love, starting over, supernatural, imaginary, couple relations, hopes, life & death, death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
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40%
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The Jimmy Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A failed New Jersey inventor embarks on a career as a standup comic, turns to drink, and labors to keep his family together.
Style: realistic, semi serious, cynical, psychological, gloomy
Plot: starting over, introspection, family in crisis, life is a bitch, family problems, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, hopes, down on your luck, workplace, profanity, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Elektra Luxx (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A favor for a woman from her past throws the life of a pregnant, retired porn star into chaos.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, feel good, light ...
Plot: strong sexual content, pregnancy, sexual relations, life turned upside down, disorder, starlet, actor's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), female protagonist, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, venezuela
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40%
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Up There (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Martin (deceased) is stuck in a dead-end job, welcoming the newly departed into the afterlife. All he dreams of is going 'Up There'. But his plans are thrown into disarray when he has to team up with the relentlessly chirpy Rash and ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, captivating, offbeat
Plot: afterlife, friendship, workplace, supernatural, buddies, partners, misfit partners, disorder, workplace situations, bittersweet, dead man, narration from the grave ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: glasgow scotland
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40%
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Trust Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A comical fresco on human misdemeanors and betrayals... A film about our right to not be perfect.
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: love affair, actor's life, disorder, theater, landlord, play, betrayal, strong female presence, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rehearsal, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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39%
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You're Ugly Too (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After her mother’s death, Stacey moves with her uncle Will to a remote region in the Irish midlands. As the two cautiously get to know each other, they have to deal with the dark shadows of the past.
Style: humorous, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: starting over, haunted by the past, crimes, hopes, youth, going straight, odd couple, coming of age, partners, uncle niece relationship, dysfunctional relationship, death of mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
All My Friends Are Funeral Singers (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Zel is a fortune teller. She lives and works in an old house at the edge of the woods. The house is crowded with ghosts (including a priest, a bride, a mute child, some washed up vaudevillians and a noisy, sight-impaired group of musicians among ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, surreal, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, mysterious character, haunted by the past, afterlife, misfit, social misfits, society, supernatural, supernatural ability, redemption, miraculous event, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Street in Palermo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Shut inside their cars, two women face off in a silent duel that is fought out in the intimate violence of their stares. A wholly female duel punctuated by the refusal to drink, eat and sleep; more obstinate than the sun of Palermo and more stubborn ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, offbeat ...
Plot: strong female presence, uninhibited rivalry, disorder, rivalry, woman woman relationship, lesbian, old woman, female director, blood, betting, car driving, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Before it was a movie, it was a theatrical phenomenon! When Helen learns that her husband is leaving her for her best friend, the women in her family are ready with advice. Her devout mother preaches strength and forgiveness, while her parolee ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Plot: starting over, life turned upside down, couple relations, breakup, couples, family problems, human nature, human spirit, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, hopes, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Brasserie Romance (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Manager Pascaline and chef Angelo have been, for several years, striving toward earning the coveted "chef's hat" in the Gault Millau restaurant guide. Tonight is Valentine's Day: one of the busiest nights of the year. Angelo ...
Style: feel good, sweet, light, funny, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, nothing goes right, valentine's day, love affair, bored housewife, lovers, society, male female relationship, escapades, love, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: elderly, disorder, parents and children, introspection, self discovery, step siblings, family relations, life turned upside down, siblings relations, pregnancy, golden years, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Living Will... (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Will's best friend and roommate Belcher, (Ryan Dunn) a party bum slacker, returns from the dead as a cocky, mischievous, and perverted ghost. He soon discovers his cousin, Krista, has shacked up and moved in with his best friend, Will. Belcher ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, captivating, light
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, buddies, silly humor, supernatural, friends, imaginary, afterlife, couples, rivalry, friendship, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%