Movies like Miss Granny

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Miss Granny (2014)
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Miss Granny (2014)
Original name: 수상한 그녀
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Oh Mal-Soon (Nah Moon-hee) is a 74-year-old widow that realizes she is becoming a burden on her family. As she is roaming the streets, she comes across a photo studio and decides to dress up for a self- portrait. When she walks out of the photo studio, she mysteriously turns back into her twenty year old self. Making the most out of this one in a lifetime opportunity, she changes her name to Oh Doo-Ri (Sim Eun-kyeong) and decides to make the most out of her youth.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, romantic, touching, light, captivating
Plot: elderly, golden years, miraculous event, family relations, life turned upside down, parents and children, starting over, aging, disorder, hidden identity, rejuvenation, grandmother, second chance, changing lives, lifestyle change, magic, music, family, love and romance, family life, new life, relationships, grandmother grandson relationship, grandparents, shapeshifting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia

Most similar movies to Miss Granny

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and captivating films with plots about family relations, disorder, parents and children, hopes, life turned upside down, love and romance and family mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Miss Granny: 200 Pounds Beauty (2006), 20 Once Again (2015), 18 Again! (1988), Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War (2002), The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
200 Pounds Beauty (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on a Japanese manga, "Kanna-San, Daiseikou Desu," this story revolves around Kang Han-na (Kim Ah-jung), an overweight phone sex employee and secret vocalist for Ammy, a famous Korean pop singer who actually lip syncs as she cannot ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, humorous, romantic, sincere ...
Plot: plastic surgery, physical appearance, love and romance, overweight woman, self discovery, music, hidden identity, pop star, changing lives, self fulfillment, starting over, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
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20 Once Again (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: China, South Korea
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A visit to the photographer’s returns the physical looks of a 70-year-old grandmother back to her 20s. Things get even stranger when his grandson asks her to join his band, and his best friend begins to fall for her.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sincere
Plot: supernatural, starting over, follow your dream, miraculous event, love and romance, hopes, life turned upside down, grandparent grandchild relationship, supernatural romance, imaginary, grandmother, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
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18 Again! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 18 Again! is a 1988 comedy film starring George Burns and Charlie Schlatter. The plot involves a grandson switching souls with his grandfather by means of an accident. This was one of a series of unrelated films, including Like Father, Like Son and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, wish come true, fish out of water, family relations, golden years, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, soul transference, mistaken identity, misfit, aging ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After her husband's death, woman starts looking for independence.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, captivating, light ...
Plot: retirement home, retirement home life, elderly, family problems, life turned upside down, rebelliousness, revolt, widow, protest, senior citizen, humour, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wish come true, miraculous event, soccer, parents and children, child birth, family, couple relations, desire, family values, childbirth, family relations, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
12 Wishes of Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman whose dog was taken by her landlord follows her life coach's instructions to make 12 wishes for a better future, and watches in surprise as each of those wishes comes true in this Christmas fantasy for the entire family. Laura was ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: life turned upside down, christmas, wish come true, love and romance, fall in love, workplace, hopes, nothing goes right, down on your luck, best friends, family, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Escort in love (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 35 year old Alice has a husband and a son. Her life seems a beautiful dream, but it soon turns out to be a nightmare. Her husband dies in a car accident and her lawyer tells her that she is on her uppers. The only way she finds to earn money in ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, entertaining ...
Plot: unlikely couple, hidden identity, prostitute, life turned upside down, working class, couples, disorder, rich and poor, sexual humor, prostitution, male female relationship, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Barbecue (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his 50th birthday, a man who's been watching his weight, health and temper all his life suffers a heart attack. He's been doing everything he was told he should do and it still didn't help. He decides to turn the page and let loose.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: friendship, life turned upside down, starting over, midlife crisis, disorder, friends, hopes, infidelity, heart attack, holiday, health, changing lives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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All American Christmas Carol (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A white-trash mom is visited by three ghosts intent on showing her a path to a brighter future.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, captivating, cult film
Plot: christmas, starting over, family problems, estrangement, family relations, single parent, ghost, hopes, parents and children, strong female character, social services, trailer park ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Mid-August Lunch (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Gianni is a middle-aged man living in Rome with his imposing and demanding elderly mother. His only outlet from her and the increasing debt into which they are sinking, are the increasingly frequent quiet sessions at the local tavern. As an Oriental ...
Style: talky, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Plot: elderly, disorder, family relations, aging, nothing goes right, human nature, parents and children, elderly woman, golden years, indoor, condominium, old lady ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Talking Cat!?! (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mysterious talking cat uses its powers of communication to enrich the lives of two different families, and bring them together.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, pets, parents and children, disorder, youth, single parent, talking cat, cat, supernatural, friends, family, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Mrs. Brown's Boys D'Movie (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Moore Street market-trader Agnes Brown finds her livelihood under threat from a ruthless developer, she and her family embark on a campaign to save her stall, aided as only the Browns will be by a motley troop of blind trainee Ninjas, an ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: elderly, fighting the system, campaign, disorder, family life, family relations, eccentric family, court case, strong female presence, golden years, marketplace, fruit
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Sweeter Side of Life (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pampered Manhattan housewife Desiree Harper has it all. That is until her husband unexpectedly dumps her for his acupuncturist. Faced with an airtight prenup, Desiree reluctantly lands a job making cupcakes at her father's bakery in Flemington, ...
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating, romantic, feel good ...
Plot: love and romance, homecoming, starting over, couples, looking for love, family relations, fish out of water, hopes, couple relations, misfit, disorder, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Boss in the Living Room (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cristina lives a peaceful life until her older brother Ciro, who has to attend a trial, asks to spend house arrests at Cristina’s home.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Plot: fish out of water, life turned upside down, hidden identity, misfit, society, culture clash, couple relations, family life, family relations, dishonesty, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Lord, Give Me Patience (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ultraconservative family father must spend a weekend with his dysfunctional children for the burial of his wife.
Style: sincere, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: parents and children, rivalry, family, youth, friendship, family relations, male female relationship, love, society, banker, romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Bob Funk (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After he's fired from his job -- by his mother, no less -- Bob Funk agrees to quit drinking, see a therapist, and eventually report to a new boss, who might just be the woman of his dreams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: boss and employee, addiction, couples, workplace, parents and children, family relations, fired, boss, therapist, layoff, starting over, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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28%
Scandal Makers (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Former teen idol Nam Hyeon-soo is now in his thirties and working as a radio DJ. One day a young woman named Jeong-nam shows up and claims to be his own daughter. She also has a son whom she claims to be Hyeon-soo's grandson. Their relation is ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: parents and children, haunted by the past, family relations, unfulfillment, media, radio dj, father daughter relationship, life turned upside down, hopes, friendship, society, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Escanaba in da Moonlight (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A macho man in a family on the eve of deer-hunting season must deal with the eldest son's curse of never having bagged a buck.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: goofy hero, obsessive quest, disorder, family relations, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, deer hunting, abduction, americana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Miracle in Manhattan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mrs Merkle (or Mrs. Miracle as she is know by some) finds herself in a toy department of a department store that is having all kinds of financial problems, but leave it to this kind lady as she will get the Christmas spirit flowing very freely at ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, department store, winter, parents and children, miraculous event, family relations, love and romance, hopes, wizards and magicians, supernatural, holiday, friendship ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Elf-Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Elf is left behind by Santa to help rescue the Harper family from a lousy Christmas. The Elf and the family get more than they bargained for, as the kids help the Elf discover his special powers and true identity as a budding superhero.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, save the day, supernatural ability, supernatural, imaginary, escapades, danger, family, miraculous event, wish come true, magic, elf ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Mr. St. Nick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kelsey Grammer stars as Nick St. Nicholas, a Miami-based playboy philanthropist who is about to make his life complete by wedding the girl of his dreams, gorgeous TV weathercaster Heidi Gardelle (Elaine Hendrix). Not known to the general public is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: santa claus, christmas, rescue, disorder, family business, parents and children, family life, beach, family relations, destiny, factory, heroes ...
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Change of Address (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In Paris, the emotional and professional tribulations of a musician and his roommate. Fraîchement installé à Paris, David, un musicien, timide et maladroit, tombe fou amoureux de sa jeune élève, Julia. Il tente tout pour la séduire. Sa ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, job seeking, fall in love, disorder, nothing goes right, musician's life, lodger, teacher, friends, friendship, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: parents and children, mental illness, media, family relations, self discovery, workplace, media satire, disorder, workplace intrigue, life turned upside down, rivalry, miraculous event ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Love and Mary (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mary is a sophisticated pastry chef who's struggling to keep the doors of her bakery open. Facing eviction, she decides to return back home with her fiancé, Brent, to collect a sizable engagement gift from her eccentric Texan family. But, when ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, twins, romance, couples, cons and scams, comedy of errors, hidden identity, eviction, store, disorder, bakery, chef ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, life turned upside down, family relations, siblings relations, pregnancy, golden years, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Easy! (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruno Beltrame makes a living of sorts. He wanted to be a great writer but he is content to write the books of others. He also gives private lessons to students who are not serious. Among his pupils is fifteen-year-old Luca, more quick-witted and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, life turned upside down, rebellion, youth, parents and children, rebelliousness, family relations, disorder, troublemaker, professor, coming of age, rebel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 ⇓
27%
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, light, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: starting over, workplace, family business, family life, restaurant, life turned upside down, hopes, down on your luck, brother brother relationship, greek, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Life's a Breeze (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Life's A Breeze tells the story of a family as they search for a lost fortune around the streets of Dublin.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, track down, parents and children, family problems, life turned upside down, disorder, comedy of errors, on the road, search, family life, lifestyle, humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
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27%
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Fonzy (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in Paris, a man working in fish delivery becomes involved in a legal battle with his sperm donations.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, family relations, artificial insemination, pregnancy, disorder, fatherhood, sperm donor, female director, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%