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My Uncle Killed a Guy (2004)
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My Uncle Killed a Guy (2004)
Original name: Meu tio matou um cara
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eder (Lázaro Ramos) is arrested after confessing the murder of a man. Duca (Darlan Cunha), a 15 years old boy who is Eder's nephew, wants to prove the innocence of his uncle, he's sure that his uncle confessed the crime to protect his girlfriend, Soraya (Deborah Secco), ex-wife of the deceased. Duca also wants to win the heart of Isa (Sophia Reis), a classmate who seems more interested in his best friend, Kid (Renan Gioelli). To be able to prove his theory, Duca gets help from Isa and Kid.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, murder, teenage life, investigation, amateur detective, uncover truth, best friends, youth, love and romance, mystery, who done it, crimes, friends, love, teenager, friendship, love triangle, jail, uncle
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films with plots about youth, teenage life, friends, love and romance, friendship, coming of age and teenage love mostly in Comedy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like My Uncle Killed a Guy: The Man Who Copied (2003), The Crocodiles Strike Back (2010), Jagga Jasoos (2017), Wild Chicks in Love (2007), The Graduates (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Man Who Copied (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 124 min.
Story: André, 19, lives in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and works as a photocopier operator. He likes to see his neighbor Sílvia with a pair of binoculars. She works selling clothes. Becoming attracted to her, he tries to get nearer, and goes to her shop to buy ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Crocodiles Strike Back (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New summer adventure of the Crocodiles, who set up their detective skills to find out who is behind the accidents of the factory where Ollie and Mary's parents work , which could mean the closure of the plant, the move of the family and the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
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Jagga Jasoos (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Mystery
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A gifted teenage detective searches for his missing father with his ladylove assistant.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: missing person, mystery, investigation, amateur detective, danger, crimes, youth, romance, partners, love and romance, bollywood, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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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
Plot: teenage life, teenage love, romance, love and romance, youth, best friends, high school life, fall in love, friendship, self confidence, youth gang, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four friends head to Senior Week in Ocean City, Maryland, to celebrate high school graduation.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, sex comedy
Plot: beach, satire, teenage love, teenage life, young lovers, buddies, youth, nothing goes right, love and romance, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, society, teenage life, misfit, disorder, high school, vengeance, coming of age, social misfits, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Kings of Appletown (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will and Clayton witness a murder, but out of fear decide not to tell anyone. They and their friend Betsy, whose father has been wrongfully accused of the crime, go on a journey to find the real killer, and at the same time redeem themselves.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Teen's Confessions (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Costa Rican Summer (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A titillating teen comedy, a young surfer and his friends head to Costa Rica to save his beautiful aunt's beach motel, resurrect an old surf champion and find enough waves and women to make for a totally tasty time.
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty
Audience: teens, date night
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
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Duration: 104 min.
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