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Lovely Complex (2006)
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Lovely Complex (2006)
Original name: ラブ★コン
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Koizumi Risa an unusually tall high school girl, meets the "vertically challenged" young man Otani Atsushi. They find common ground in height anxieties and interests. Risa (Ema Fujisawa), a tall Japanese girl, gets rejected by a boy because she is taller than him. Otani (Teppei Koike), a short Japanese guy, gets rejected by a girl because he is shorter than her. Obviously these two would make the oddest of couples and would never be a good match for each other right? Well love doesn’t always follow such logic as Love Complex shows.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: high school, romance, true love, looking for love, teenage life, youth, friendship, misfit, high school life, school, friends, love and romance, social misfits, disorder, silly humor, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan

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Orange (2010)
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Duration: 162 min.
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Place: asia, india, australia
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Anja & Viktor (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Highschool sweethearts Anja and Viktor find themselves in a lesser state of love when Anja graduates and gets a job in the city.
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Coming & Going is an irreverent romantic comedy that poses the question: How far would you go to capture the heart of the one you love? Lee (Rhys Darby) is a young, skilled OBGYN who lacks confidence when it comes to talking to women outside ...
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Wild Chicks in Love (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic, talky
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The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
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Duration: 91 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
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Comeback Season (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 99 min.
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The DUFF (2015)
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 94 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
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Duration: 114 min.
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