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Starting Over Again (2014)
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Starting Over Again (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ten years ago, Ginny (Toni Gonzaga), an Architecture student, and Marco (Piolo Pascual), a History professor, began a one-of-a-kind and unpredictable love story. In the five years that they were together, they brought out the best in each other, which included Marco’s unrealized dream of becoming a chef. Together, they worked towards their dream of opening up a restaurant, but when Ginny realized her own pursuits were different from his, she rejected his wedding proposal and left the country for a Masters degree in Architecture. At present, Ginny co-owns a one-stop Architecture and Interior Design firm specializing in Restoration. She receives an email from Marco, which was written and sent after their break-up, meant to be read four years later. It makes her feel even more regretful of leaving the love of her life.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Plot: love and romance, starting over, love affair, breakup, lovers reunited, tragic love, fall in love, couples, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, aging, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and captivating films with plots about love and romance, couples, fall in love, love affair, romance, unfulfillment and female director mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Starting Over Again: Triumph in the Skies (2015), Living on Love Alone (2010), Scratch (2003), Mariages! (2004), Goodbye, Someday (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Triumph in the Skies (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young pilot Branson (Louis Koo) recently takes over Skylette, his father's aviation empire, only to realise his old flames Cassie (Charmaine Sheh) is a flight attendant there. Several years ago, he was forced to break up with her and move to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unfulfilled love, opposites attract, workplace romance, workplace situations, romance, love and romance, lovers reunited, fall in love, workplace, unfulfillment, bittersweet, pilot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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Living on Love Alone (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julie Bataille is fed up with student jobs. At 23, with a 5-years university degree, she wants to work for real. She meets Ben by chance at a job interview. He's a guy who chose to live by the day, getting by with whatever crosses his path and ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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Scratch (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A story of young love and early life choices.
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: youth, moral dilemma, starting over, love affair, teenage life, fall in love, couples, society, love and romance, romance, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, copenhagen, europe, copenhagen denmark, scandinavia
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Mariages! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ils ont 25 ans et se marient aujourd'hui.Ils ont 35 ans, se sont unis il y a dix ans et se déchirent aujourd'hui.Ils ont 45 ans, se sont déchirés il y a dix ans et tentent aujourd'hui de se réconcilier...
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Goodbye, Someday (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Higashigaito Yutaka is transferred to the Bangkok branch of Eastern Airlines. In three months, he will marry Michiko, a relative of the airline's founder, and though he doesn't love her, he knows he could be CEO one day if they wed. In ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: breakup, romance, lovers reunited, couples, adultery, sex scene, true love, marriage of convenience, society, rivalry, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand
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Doubt (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A gaggle of friends and observers ponder the fate of a relationship as they watch it collapse in this independent drama from the Philippines. Cris (Andoy Ranay) is a documentary filmmaker with a well-regarded body of work and a large community of ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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July Rhapsody (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lam Yiu Kwok, a Hong Kong secondary school teacher is facing a mid-life crisis. While he has only his pride and Chinese poetry to fall back on, his peers are successful businessmen and professionals who flaunt their extravagant lifestyles at reunion ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, moral dilemma, love affair, couples, infidelity, family problems, teachers and students, tragic love, dishonesty, youth, fall in love, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
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Bliss (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
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Plot: prostitute, couples, love and romance, fall in love, female nudity, male nudity, punk rock, female director, refugee, homeless, bare breasts, white panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
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69%
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Milan (2004)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Loving husband Lino is on a mission: His wife, who works as a domestic in Milan, is missing and he's determined to find her. To do so, he enters Italy illegally and takes cover as one of the hundreds of Filipino migrant workers wh make their ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 86 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 70 min.
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49%
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47%
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Duration: 90 min.
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47%
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Duration: 89 min.
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42%
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Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 85 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 92 min.
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36%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 126 min.
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