Movies like Arab Blues

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Arab Blues (2019)
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Arab Blues (2019)
Original name: Un divan à Tunis
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Tunisia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Selma, a psychoanalyst, deals with a cast of colorful new patients after returning home to Tunisia to open a practice.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining
Plot: female protagonist, psychotherapy, new job, female psychologist, psychotherapist, psychology, family, psychologist, job, ambition, psychoanalysis, direction and purpose, society, ambitious woman, lifestyle, aspiration, problem solving, workplace, homecoming, coping, social relations, police, beach, female writer, baker ...
Place: tunisia, africa, north africa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, entertaining and light films with plots about society, lifestyle, female protagonist, social relations, ambition, family relations and social problems mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Arab Blues: For Here or to Go? (2015), Don't Talk to Irene (2017), What Happened to Mr Cha? (2021), Late Night (2019), Pranchiyettan & The Saint (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
For Here or to Go? (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring Indian tech entrepreneur in the Silicon Valley finds himself unexpectedly battling the bizarre American immigration system to keep his dream alive or prepare to return home forever.
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous
Plot: immigration, entrepreneurship, cultural difference, immigrants, coping, ambitious man, lifestyle, direction and purpose, aspiration, social differences, businessman, blind ambition ...
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Don't Talk to Irene (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Irene gets suspended, she must endure two weeks of community service at a retirement home. Following her passion for cheerleading, she secretly signs up the senior residents to audition for a dance-themed reality show to prove that you ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, light, captivating ...
Plot: fat girl, retirement home, community service, cheerleading, lifestyle, life philosophy, coworker, ambition, escapades, social relations, new job, coping ...
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71%
What Happened to Mr Cha? (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: With the peak of his career long behind him, an actor clings to his past glory — until a sudden wake-up call forces him to face who he's become.
Style: captivating, humorous
Plot: actor, movie star, midlife crisis, fame, ambitious man, direction and purpose, actor's life, aspiration, popularity, ambition, desire for fame, lifestyle ...
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56%
 6.5
 34K
Late Night (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A legendary late-night talk show host's world is turned upside down when she hires her only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision has unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women ...
Style: humorous, sincere, entertaining, feel good, captivating
Plot: cheating wife, workplace romance, ratings, adultery, talk show, female friendship, friendship between women, talk show host, infidelity, co worker co worker relationship, female protagonist, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Pranchiyettan & The Saint (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Chirammal Enashu Francis, a.k.a. Pranchiyettan (Mammootty), is a successful businessman based in Thrissur. He is a devotee of Saint Francis of Assisi and often has imaginary conversations with the saint. His ancestors were rice traders, but he has ...
Style: captivating, psychological, humorous, slang
Plot: businessman, money, love, changing lives, couple relations, lifestyle, society, male female relationship, social relations, relationships, religious faith, ambition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Roommates Party (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unusually cold winter forces the french government to push the best housed people to accommodate some poor fellow citizens. The decree called "Le Grand Partage" creates some trouble among the residents of a Paris upscale apartment block.
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating, satirical
Plot: neighbor neighbor relationship, class differences, living together, winter, social satire, society, social problems, new neighbor, family life, flatmate, lifestyle, family problems ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Brittany Runs a Marathon (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman decides to make positive changes in her life by training for the New York City Marathon.
Style: sincere, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: weight loss, female protagonist, marathon, escapades, running, friends, dream, transformation, sport, society, adaptation, direction and purpose ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Dancing Queens (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of Dylan Pettersson, a 23-year-old girl from a small island in the Swedish archipelago with big dancing aspirations.
Style: entertaining, sincere, captivating, humorous
Plot: dancing, lgbt, dancer, talent, show, woman, dance club, ambition, dancehall girl, direction and purpose, longing, talented ...
Place: sweden
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The Naked: A Psychological Film (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A firsthand experience about bureaucracy's stark-naked truth, inside the microcosmic reality of an office where a lot of unexpected things may happen long before the coffee break.
Style: funny, light, realistic, captivating
Plot: psychology, truth, workplace, workplace situations, new job, office worker, job, social problems, coworker, newcomer, clerk, novice ...
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44%
Half of the World (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story is about a young man suffering mental retardation and sexual awakening, poet is charismatic and has the ability to pay attention to those little insignificant details of everyday life. His new status as a lover will bring popularity and ...
Style: captivating, humorous, psychological
Plot: older woman younger man sex, small town life, sexual awakening, small town, society, love interest, social relations, love affair, lifestyle, male nudity, female nudity, bare breasts ...
Place: latin america
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41%
 6.4
 298
The Dream Kids (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: JB suffers from a heart malformation .He falsifies his medical file ,so that he can enter a top athlete training center.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: sport, rivalry, ambition, teenage life, follow your dream, friendship, social relations, youth, hopes, lifestyle, contests and competitions, boarding school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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41%
 5.5
 76
Tre tocchi (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Several actors are members of a amateur soccer team. They followed in their preparations for a particular audition and in their personal life. With about 6 actors this delivers a broad picture of Italian life in which the question what it means to ...
Style: psychological, captivating, humorous
Plot: family relations, family problems, family life, social relations, gender, mafia, social problems, society, life, lifestyle, relationship problems, athlete's life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 1K
Invisibles (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Following a city councils decision, a women's shelter will soon be closed and social workers have only three months to accommodate the residents.
Style: captivating, disturbing, humorous, sincere, psychological
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: social worker, social issues, group therapy, social decay, female protagonist, society, adaptation, friendship, youth, life philosophy, family relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
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40%
 6.3
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Buffaloed (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in the underworld of debt-collecting and follows the homegrown hustler Peg Dahl, who will do anything to escape Buffalo, NY.
Style: feel good, light, captivating, funny, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: debt collector, female protagonist, debt, money, rivalry, ambition, escapades, transformation, chase, adventure, adaptation, new job ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Angry Indian Goddesses (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Frieda, a fashioncommercial photographer trying to find her own art, gathers her closest girlfriends from all over India to travel to Goa for a surprise announcement: she’s getting married! Thus begins an impromptu bachelorette celebration that ...
Style: light, humorous, sincere, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: female friendship, photographer, slumber party, friendship, female protagonist, lesbian, dancing, coming out, police officer, friends, entertainment, society ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 988
Dad Wanted (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: What does a thrill-seeker tween girl do when her mom forbids her to enter a BMX race? Cast an actor with nothing to lose to play her approving dad.
Style: entertaining, light, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, overprotective parent, family problems, direction and purpose, teenage life, championship, relationship problems, family relations, athlete's life, family, professional rivalry, mother and daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 851
The Predators (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This is the story of two completely opposite households: the Pavone are intellectual and bourgeois, the Vismara are proletarian and fascists. They are two tribes sharing the same jungle: Rome. A trivial accident brings these two poles together. The ...
Style: humorous, captivating, tense
Plot: rich and poor, social relations, society, dysfunctional family, interlinked stories, showdown, relationships, lifestyle change, family, multiple storylines, wealthy family, poor family ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 879
Dry Martina (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martina was a famous singer in Argentina during the late 90s, who's become completely frigid and disenchanted with love. The arrival of a so-called sister, alongside her attractive boyfriend, compel Martina to go to Chile with one objective in ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating
Plot: sexual attraction, female singer, sexual desire, female protagonist, deep cleavage, lifestyle, relationships, sexual relations, middle aged woman, male female relationship, musician, musician's life ...
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36%
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Jealous (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A divorced teacher suddenly becomes jealous of everyone, including her daughter, friends and neighbors.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, humorous
Plot: jealousy, female friendship, divorced woman, mother daughter relationship, female teacher, female protagonist, jealous man, relationship problems, family problems, family relations, jealous woman, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Alice and the Mayor (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The mayor of Lyon, Paul Théraneau, is in a delicate position. After 30 years in politics, he is running out of ideas, feeling like an existential emptiness. To overcome this, Paul hires a young and brilliant philosopher, Alice Heimann. Then follows ...
Style: complex, contemplative, captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: mayor, politics, speech, rivalry, philosopher, disorder, ambition, adaptation, life philosophy, destiny, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: contemporary, year 2017
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Stripper: Natasha Kizmet (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Borat with Boobs! A hottie from Uzbekistan fends off perverts and porn stars, spins with strippers and finds the American dream.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: society, immigrants, satire, ambition, female protagonist, seduction, social satire, silly humor, ambitious woman, attempted seduction, battle of the sexes, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Single Moms Club (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of single moms are brought together in the aftermath of an incident at their children's school.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: chick flick
Plot: single parent, parents and children, social differences, support group, family relations, friends, society, friendship, mental illness, female protagonist, single mother, racial stereotype ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Only Mother (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story evolves around the ups and downs of being a single mother, Ina the main protaganist. Her three husbands leave her with 12 children and a financial problems that she needs to shoulder. Simple plot with a hilarious cast. Packed with laughs ...
Style: entertaining, light, funny, captivating
Plot: mother, single parent, female protagonist, parent child relationship, motherhood, parenthood, sibling rivalry, single mother, gay, family problems, family relations, kids and family ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.9
 1K
Cowboys (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Six men, one woman (and her brother) come together with one goal - to make the play. It would be probably another common story that this theater group is composed of anti-heroes who float lost in time and space, in a town where it seems that the sun ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: theater, showbiz, homecoming, society, small town, culture clash, cowboy, stage play, rivalry, rules and policies, social relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Summer in La Goulette (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Tunisia, France, Belgium
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Summer, 1967. La Goulette, the touristic beach of Tunisi, is the site where three nice seventeen-year-old girls live: Gigi, sicilian and catholic; Meriem, Tunisian and Arab; Tina, French and Jewish. They would like to have their first sexual ...
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, love, loss of virginity, self discovery, friendship, innocence lost, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, nudity (full frontal - brief), bittersweet, family relations, friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: tunisia, africa, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Hi, Are You Alone? (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nina is a 20 years old girl from Valladolid who lives with her divorced father, an autoritarian and conservative man. Trini is of the same age and has lost her mother. For both Valladolid and their families have nothing to offer and therefore they ...
Style: road movie, captivating, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: travel, youth, society, lifestyle, friendship, self discovery, escapades, human nature, life philosophy, beautiful scenery, teacher, wealth ...
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Mister Happiness (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martino's sister, Caterina, can't work anymore for health reasons and he replaces her as cleaner for dr. Guglielmo Gioia, a mental coach. While the doctor leaves, Martino pretends to be his assistant.
Style: captivating, feel good, light, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: fear, psychologist, slacker, life philosophy, male female relationship, phobia, psychology, therapy session, ice skater, figure skating, brother sister relationship, mental disorders ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 347
True Law (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: True Law is a Polish legal drama television series directed by Maciej Migas and featuring Agnieszka Dygant as the title character, Agata Przybysz. It premiered on TVN on 4 March 2012. The plot is set in Warsaw.
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining
Plot: coworker, lifestyle, unemployment, workplace situations, new life, career change, female lawyer, starting over, attorney, relationship vs career, relationships, workplace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 766
Hard Sell (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Hardy Buchanan, a senior at an elite private school, needs to make some quick cash, he enlists the help of Bo, a beautiful runaway. Together, they devise an unconventional plan to profit off the wayward teens at Hardy's school. When the ...
Style: sincere, captivating, entertaining, humorous, teen sex comedy
Plot: teenage life, family relations, parents and children, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, first love, teen romance, teenage protagonist, love interest, love affair, lifestyle, love story, mother and son ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Very Private Life of Mister Sim (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: François Sim considers himself worthless and he may have good reasons for that. Hasn't he lost his job as well as his wife Caroline? Isn't he unable to relate to Lucy, his teenage daughter? Didn't he, when he was eighteen miss out on ...
Style: psychological, captivating, contemplative, unusual plot structure, humorous ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, divorced man, ex wife, salesman, depression, dentist, parents and children, family relations, new job, love and romance, husband wife relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%