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How I Became Russian (2019)
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How I Became Russian (2019)
Original name: Как я стал русским
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: To please the father of his bride is not an easy task. This problem is faced by the Chinese guy Pen, when he goes to Moscow for his love - Ira, without even knowing what a nightmare awaits him. After all, her father Anatoly is not at all ready to give his daughter to the first comer, and he has his own plan for deliverance in this case ... However, the bride's father and the bridegroom will have to learn to respect each other if they want to keep the girl who loves most in the world.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, sincere
Plot: son in law, interracial love, couple relations, trial, russian, chinaman, winter, father daughter relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, light and realistic films with plots about couple relations, family relations, love and romance, couples, disorder, friendship and romance mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Family genres. Some movies like How I Became Russian: Penny Pincher! (2016), Night Shift (2018), Swingers (2018), Bitterly! (2013), What a Mess! (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Penny Pincher! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: François Gautier is stingy! Saving puts the joy, it causes pay sweats. His life is set for the sole purpose of never spend anything. A life that will switch in one day: he falls in love and discovers he has a daughter he did not know existed. ...
Style: humorous, sweet, feel good, light, sincere
Plot: miser, greed, father daughter relationship, parents and children, family relations, family, father daughter reunion, dishonesty, family problems, social relations, lifestyle, happy ending ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 239
Night Shift (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Story: Max loses his job at the plant and to feed his family, is forced to accept an unexpected offer former classmate to work as a stripper. Hiding the new profession from his wife, Ani, Max gets into a lot of amazing and ridiculous situations and end up ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, funny, sincere ...
Plot: male stripper, welder, family relations, husband wife relationship, strip club, buddies, family drama, adventure, undressing, happy ending, secrets, police station
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 5.6
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Swingers (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ukraine, Latvia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ihor, is bored with his glamorous girlfriend Ilona. Meanwhile, Irina, demands sex of Andrew, for which he has neither strength nor desire. Ihor and Irina demand a sexual experiment - a swinger's party. Meanwhile, Sveta, left naked on her ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, sexy
Plot: gay, swingers, couple relations, switching roles, adultery, wife husband relationship, dating show, brawl, first love, fall in love, sex, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.5
 2K
Bitterly! (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Progressive and talented Natasha and Roma dream of a European wedding by the sea... but Natasha's stepfather procured a different scenario. Rough official of the city administration considers the celebration as a springboard for their careers, ...
Style: captivating, feel good, humorous, light
Plot: wedding, love, wedding preparations and rituals, social relations, escapades, disagreement, sibling relationship, adult humor, father daughter relationship, party, couples, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 7.1
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What a Mess! (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: The story starts in a Siberia where world's biggest diamond was found. It is so valuable that it may not only pay off the enormous national debt, but also allow every Russian citizen to move to the Canary Islands. However, Mafia plans to steal ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, absurd, feel good
Plot: brother brother relationship, drunkenness, family relations, diamond, long lost son, long lost relative, embezzler, twin brother, cons and scams, escapades, couple relations, wedding ...
Place: russia, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Best Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Vadik Volnov (Garik Kharlamov) dies on his own wedding of cannabis overdose and has to prove to God that he is worthy to enter Heaven. During his conversation with God's secretary, Vadik recalls numerous memorable moments of his earthly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, storytelling, surrealism, dialogue, father son relationship, heroes, adventure, love and romance, family relations, death, wedding, alcohol ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.1
 13K
The Week Of (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The parents of a soon-to-be married couple make the final preparations for the wedding ceremony.
Style: light, humorous, feel good, funny, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, parents and children, happy ending, disorder, friendship, wedding, dialogue, escapades, love and romance, youth, doctor
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Kidnapping, Caucasian Style (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shura journalist comes to the Caucasus to shoot a report about the local beauty and tradition, and into Gorski, fiefdom of the local city mayor George Gadzhievich Saahova. Those supporting fashion, given the governor planned to marry a young beauty, ...
Style: feel good, light, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: adventure, escapades, love and romance, life philosophy, society, youth, romance
Time: 20th century
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.7
 336
Crazy Wedding (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vasyl Seredyuk - head of the local Museum - having sent his daughter Katya to a french university, never expected the outcome: a month ago she informed him that she is getting married to a French heart surgeon François. Since then Vasyl’s proud ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, feel good, entertaining
Audience: date night
Plot: father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, engaged couple, interracial couple, wedding preparations and rituals, love and romance, wedding, father in law son in law relationship, culture clash, stereotypes, racist, father daughter relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Life of the Party (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dumped by her husband, longtime housewife Deanna turns regret into reset by going back to college. Winding up at the same school as her daughter, Deanna plunges headlong into the campus experience – embracing fun, freedom and frat boys.
Style: humorous, funny, light, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: college, daughter, mother daughter relationship, divorce, education, human spirit, friends, age difference, starting over, adulterous husband, party, housewife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.4
 1K
Women Vs Men (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Anna and Piero fighting routine of a long marriage, when Piero loses his memory, Anna reconstructs his way. For its part, the concierge Rocco and his friend Michele play in a group that emulates the Beatles and face opposition from their partners. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sweet, feel good, romantic ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, unlikely couple, couples, disorder, couple relations, memory loss, love and romance, music band, human nature
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 3K
Lucky (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A wannabe serial killer wins the lottery and pursues his lifelong crush.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, dark humor ...
Plot: serial killer, lottery, teenage crush, couple relations, crimes, lottery winner, murder, confession, police detective, deadly, couples, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.6
 3K
Election Day (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The employees of a radio station in Moscow are forced to organize the elections campaign for a future governor in one of Russia districts.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, light, satirical ...
Plot: alcohol, candidate, ship, radio, election, friends, escapades, deception, politics, ambassador, press conference, cossack ...
Place: syria
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Changing Sides (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ariane and Hugo decide to exchange the lives they lead to escape from their routine, which after ten years of marriage, gives them the feeling of being hamsters in a wheel. She suddenly finds herself at the head of a construction equipment rental ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: switching roles, couple relations, fish out of water, battle of the sexes, disorder, unsupportive spouse, parents and children, relationship vs career, dull life, nothing goes right, family life, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 803
Friday (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Friday night is almost like a shortened New year's night. One can expect every kind of surprises on that night. Friday night has its special magic.
Style: sincere, humorous, light, sentimental, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Supercondriaque (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Romain Faubert is a 39 year old, single, medical photographer... and a raging hypochondriac. His doctor and only friend Dr. Dimitri Zvenka thinks he knows the cure for Romain: dating! But with the arrival of freedom fighter Anton Miroslav, everyone ...
Style: humorous, sincere, entertaining, funny, light ...
Plot: buddies, hypochondriac, looking for love, social misfits, love and romance, misfit, doctor patient relationship, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, impersonating, couple relations, nursing back to health ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
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The Package (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a group of teenagers goes on a spring break camping trip, an unfortunate accident sets off a race to save their friend’s most prized possession.
Style: ironic, absurd, funny, humorous, light ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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To the Sea! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Russia
Story: Three young Russian families go for winter vacations to an unnamed exotic country, intending to rent a beach condo. However due to numerous comedic obstacles they never make it to the beach, staying at the hotel for the entire trip.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, sincere, ironic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 428
Florida (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Tired of rough winters, a Quebec family buys a motel in south Florida. But life is not easy down where motels grow faster than grass. Two bigger businessmen are out to get them for invading their turf. However, that is not even the beginning of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Women Who Flirt (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, romance, love triangle, flirting, love and romance, couple relations, friendship, rivalry, couples, disorder, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.5
 2K
Demobbed (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: cynical, humorous, captivating, idiotic, feel good ...
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Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 12K
Summer Rental (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, road movie ...
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Time: 80s
Place: florida, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 11K
Housefull (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Believing himself to be a jinx and bringing bad luck upon himself and others, a man attempts to find true love, but ends up in very complicated relationships.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sexy
Audience: date night
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Place: europe, india, italy, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 3.9
 550
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: funny, light, ironic, feel good, humorous
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Plot: crazy, high school, best friend, high school friends, best friends, relationships, party, beer, marijuana
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
 1K
Mad Families (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three families compete for a camping spot during a busy Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, dark humor
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
 765
Hail Caesar (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Caesar is having a hard time dividing his time between his band and his rich girlfriend, Buffer. Buffer's dad doesn't like Ceasar for her. He called in Caesar to make a bet. If Caesar gets to make a hundred thousand dollars within six ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
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8 New Dates (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: light, sweet, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Midsummer Comedy (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A beautiful waterfront house, a Swedish flag fluttering in the wind. A sailboat tied to the wooden deck below. This is the setting of the friends' annual Midsummer celebrations. The friends are gathered at Emil's family house and the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: couple relations, friendship, reunion, couples, friends, introspection, sexual relations, sauna, summer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sex After Kids (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An edgy comedy about the sexual adventures in parenthood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, sentimental ...
Plot: babies and infants, couple relations, couples, family relations, parents and children, sexual relations, family life, love and romance, sex scene, female nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Last Man Standing (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A married father of three tries to maintain his manliness in a world increasingly dominated by women.
Style: entertaining, light, humorous, funny, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: sitcom, family, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, parents and children, male protagonist, family values, marketing, mother daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%