Movies like Dirty Work 2018

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Dirty Work (2018)
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Dirty Work (2018)
Original name: Trabajo Sucio
Genre: Comedy
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Employees of a wealthy home look for a chance of revenge against the unfair way they are treated.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, semi serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, treason, whodunit, greed, dysfunctional marriage, corrupt politician, mansion, mischievous children, trophy wife, tied to a chair, dildo, head injury, hit with a shovel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, captivating and semi serious films with plots about family relations, dysfunctional family, couples, society, friendship, parents and children and family problems mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Dirty Work: Mrs. Ratcliffe's Revolution (2007), Vampires Anonymous (2003), I-See-You.Com (2006), Parents in Progress (2019), The Discoverers (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mrs. Ratcliffe's Revolution (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hungary, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on a true story, MRS RATCLIFFE'S REVOLUTION, is the tale of a family from Bingley in Yorkshire, who defect to East Germany. Here they find a nightmare of rationing, censorship and the most spied upon people in history rather than the ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: dysfunctional family, communism, dysfunctional marriage, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, family problems, strong female lead, strong female character, society, female director, hare krishna
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, germany, east germany
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Vampires Anonymous (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
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I-See-You.Com (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A 17-year-old boy buys mini-cameras and displays the footage online at I-see-you.com. The cash rolls in as the site becomes a major hit. Everyone seems to have fun until it all comes crashing down....
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
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Parents in Progress (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The lovely and talented Anna Foglietta (Perfect Strangers, The American) plays Simona; a single mother in her early ‘40s who is wholly devoted to her son, Filippo. To get over her insecurities as a parent and make her son happy on his eighth ...
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The Discoverers (2012)
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Duration: 104 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, uplifting
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 91 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
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