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C(r)ook (2004)
 6.5
 1K
C(r)ook (2004)
Original name: c[r]ook
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A killer for the Russian Mafia in Vienna wants to retire and write a book about his passion - cooking. The mafia godfather suspects treason.
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hitman, cooking and food, ambition, follow your dream, dishonesty, one last job, gangsters, crimes, couple relations, hopes, couples, criminal heroes, disorder, career change, cooking, crime, retiring, going straight, psychologist, fall in love, bully, psychotherapy, police officer, falling in love, release from prison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about couples, disorder, dishonesty, couple relations, crimes, family relations and friends mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like C(r)ook: Man About Dog (2004), Shut Up and Shoot Me (2005), George and Mildred (1980), A Spot of Bother (2009), Desperate Acts of Magic (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Man About Dog (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three pedigree chumps learn that every underdog has its day in this freewheeling Irish comedy. In hock to the tune of £50,000 to a Belfast bookie and saddled with a dopey greyhound that wouldn't run if its backside was on fire, the likely lads ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ambition, crimes, buddies, dishonesty, disorder, bookies, gambling, male friendship, male bonding, friendship between men, friends, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Shut Up and Shoot  Me (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Colin Frampton is an Englishman who never stops worrying, not even on holiday in Prague. When Colin's wife is accidentally squashed by a statue, he decides that he can't face life without her. So Colin bribes Pavel to help him die. An ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: dark humor, reunion, hitman, misfit, friendship, partners, deadly, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, death in the family, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
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George and Mildred (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Big screen spin-off of the Seventies sitcom. Mildred Roper (Yootha Joyce, who died shortly after filming was completed) is determined to make husband George (Brian Roper) celebrate their wedding anniversary in style, at a posh hotel in London. ...
Style: realistic, sitcom, semi serious, humorous
Plot: hitman, disorder, couples, false accusation, dishonesty, gangsters, mistaken identity, chaos and mayhem, crimes, criminal heroes, wedding, hotel ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, sentimental, humorous, witty ...
Plot: elderly, nothing goes right, disorder, parents and children, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, infidelity, couple relations, family problems, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Desperate Acts of Magic (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician competes in an international magic competition where he goes head to head with a female street magician he has fallen in love with. This film shows great magic performed by a cast of professional magicians. Like a great musical where the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light
Plot: unlikely couple, fall in love, couples, love and romance, ambition, hopes, follow your dream, foe turned friend, contests and competitions, street performer, stage magician, pickpocket ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
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69%
The Unexpected Love (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Juanito moved to New York to succeed as an actor. Years have gone by but success has not come his way and now he takes an odd jobs to survive. One day he is visited by his apparently successful cousin. However, their life together will discover the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Plot: desire for fame, actor's life, odd couple, nothing goes right, follow your dream, ambition, hopes, cousin cousin relationship, culture clash, bittersweet, unfulfillment, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Love On The Cloud (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Romance gets complicated in modern-day Beijing.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, ambition, showbiz, couples, romance, best friends, follow your dream, actor's life, filmmaking, artists and showbiz
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
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64%
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Almost Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Kyle returns from his stag-do with a sexually transmitted disease, he's left unable to have sex with his fiancée Lydia in the run-up to their wedding.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couple relations, couples, dishonesty, buddies, friends, disorder, infidelity, sexually transmitted disease, wedding, sexual content, drugs/alcohol, male objectification ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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62%
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The Best and the Brightest (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the world of New York City's elite private kindergartens, The Best and the Brightest centers on a fresh-faced young couple, Samantha and Jeff, who have only recently moved into town. The comedy centers on their dawning realization of the ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: farce, kindergarten, obsession, couple relations, disorder, blind ambition, parents and children, mistaken identity, dishonesty, ambition, hidden identity, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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59%
 5.8
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The Love Punch (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Retirement at last! Middle-aged and divorced, company owner Richard Jones is looking forward to a worry-free existence as he arrives at his office on his last day of work. Much to his dismay, he discovers that the management buyout of his company ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, unlikely partners, reluctant partners, vengeance, bankruptcy, romance, renewed love, disorder, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, cote d'azur, french riviera, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.8
 235
Oma in Roma (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Where shall we put grandma? Her permanently anxious and stressed daughter, Marie, knows exactly where: the neighbourhood’s idyllically situated retirement homem where she can find friends of “her own age”. But Granny has other ideas: She wants ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sincere ...
Plot: hopes, single parent, couple relations, retirement home, family relations, follow your dream, golden years, obsessive quest, nanny, restaurant, dull life, retirement home life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
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Incognito (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This offbeat musical drama stars Lucas (Bénabar), an up-and-coming singer ready to do anything to be on top of the French pop scene.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: desire for fame, artists and showbiz, musician's life, rising to stardom, lifestyle, cons and scams, rock, hopes, disorder, dishonesty, hidden identity, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Whiskey with Vodka (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A renowned actor named Otto is the epitome of the problematic but beloved ladies man. Even when drunk he still knows more about filmmaking than does the amateur who is directing him in his latest movie. But what should the unreliable star do when a ...
Style: contemplative, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: alcohol abuse, love and romance, lifestyle, showbiz, troublemaker, artists and showbiz, aging, actor's life, drinking alcohol, drinking, actor, drunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
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Waltzing Anna (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dr. Charlie Keegan is ordered to serve 6 months as the staff doctor at a second rate retirement home or lose his medical licence after accusations of swindling elderly patients. What the doctor expects will be a brief interruption from his lucrative ...
Style: humorous, emotional, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: doctors and patients, fall in love, moral dilemma, mental illness, elderly, introspection, couples, workplace, love and romance, golden years, dishonesty, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
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Mystics (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black comedy about two old-time conmen who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: elderly, cons and scams, crimes, buddies, nothing goes right, partners, golden years, dark humor, seance, scam, gangsters, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
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52%
 6.8
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Kwik Stop (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two strangers discover you really can find anything at a convenience store -- even love. An aspiring actor stuck in a small town who has big plans of moving to Hollywood so he can strike it rich. One night, while on his way into a corner store, he ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, road movie
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, unlikely criminals, odd couple, romance, love and romance, couples, on the road, crimes, aspiring actor, small town, shoplifting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Men in the City (2009)
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Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The comedy about men and their struggles in life and love.
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious, not serious
Plot: introspection, couple relations, friends, buddies, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, battle of the sexes, looking for love, singleness, city life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, nanny, christmas, comedy of errors, workplace, fall in love, lifestyle, dishonesty, couples, disorder, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Hold-Up (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lola's a single mom, broke, working as a janitor and maid. Silvia is pregnant, and her lover (her boss) won't leave his wife. Maite, newly a widow, discovers she's penniless but wants to maintain appearances and give her daughter a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, bank, comedy of errors, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, society, hostage, working class, cons and scams, hostages, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Ultimate Accessory (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Aleksandra and Cyrille, a prominent, trendy, and very well-off Parisian couple, whose life is not quite the same after seven-year-old Alekseï from Russia suddenly pops up in their 100% cashmere, childless home. Aleksandra soon realises ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspense, feel good ...
Plot: couples, family problems, family relations, family in crisis, adoption, disorder, couple relations, life turned upside down, celebrity culture, female director, female nudity
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Place: france, paris france
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46%
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The Shipment (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is hired to recover a shipment of Viagra gone awry.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: gangsters, crimes, hitman, disorder, dishonesty, drug dealing, partners, unlikely criminals, sexual humor, crime, gangster, viagra
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Stars 80 (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Die-hard fans of the 1980s, Vincent and Antoine run a company that supplies doubles of faded stars throughout the whole of France. What starts out as a promising business venture ends up as a calamity when Vincent and Antoine have over forty ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: performer's life, ambition, artists and showbiz, against the odds, showbiz, buddies, escapades, obsessive quest, lifestyle, follow your dream, once promising, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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Shoot the Hero (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A 30-something couple unintentionally become involved in a botched jewel heist while shopping for wedding rings.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, couples, witnessing a crime, on the run, crimes, danger, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, hitman, disorder, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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One Day in Europe (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One day in Europe shows stories set in four European countries. All of them involve thievery in some way or the other. The protagonists are strangers in the respective country. For none of them their stay turns out as planned.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Plot: fish out of water, culture clash, crimes, lifestyle, disorder, performer's life, communication problem, society, dishonesty, travel, misfit, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, russia, spain, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
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Staying Alive (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Marianne (34) discovers that her boyfriend Håkon is having an affair. Supported by her best friend's revenge tips and wisdom, Marianne stumbles into her new life where she discovers that coziness is overrated and having fun is what matters.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Italian car salesman wants to impress the woman of his dreams, but he gets entangled in his own web of lies.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couple relations, couples, hidden identity, romance, dishonesty, disorder, sports car, car salesman, heart attack, speeding vehicle, speeding car, highway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
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42%
A House of Your Dreams (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On a mission to loosen up, a miser's sets about buying a house in the country for his family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family life, nothing goes right, couples, domestic disturbance, family problems, couple relations, family in crisis, countryside, husband wife relationship, crumbling marriage, disorder, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Man Who Couldn't Say No (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rasmus is a commissioning editor prepared to go to lengths to keep people happy - which is just what he has to do, because Rasmus has a problem. He can't say no. To his ex-girlfriend who wants a baby or his new girlfriend, who wants things ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, thirtysomething life, couples, babies and infants, urban, veterinary clinic, washed up star, veterinarian, lizard, publishing house, take over ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cooking with Stella (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman cooks for clients and tries to keep her thefts of food and money from being discovered.
Style: clever, realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: power relations, cons and scams, dishonesty, couple relations, family relations, unlikely criminals, society, master and servant, crimes, satire, strong female presence, cooking and food ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, new delhi, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Nugget (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 'The Nugget' looks at how instant wealth suddenly changes the lives of three working class men - not necessarily for the better, but always with hilarious consequences.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: gold, ambition, disorder, couple relations, social misfits, partners, crime gone awry, buddies, nothing goes right, cons and scams, treasure hunt, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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40%