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Because This Is My First Life (2017)
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Because This Is My First Life (2017)
Original name: 이번 생은 처음이라
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Nam Se-Hee is a single man in his early 30's. He has chosen to not marry. He owns his home, but he owes a lot on his mortgage. Yoon Ji-Ho is a single woman in her early 30's. She does not own a home and envies those that do. She has given up on dating due to her financial struggles. Yoon Ji-Ho begins to live at Nam Se-Hee’s house. They become housemates.
Style: romantic, touching, uplifting, sweet, captivating, humorous
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: marriage of convenience, romance, life philosophy, youth, neighbor neighbor relationship, love and romance, romantic relationship, fall in love, love affair, society, couples, roommate, love, friendship, male female relationship, couple relations, ambition, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, chance meeting, chauvinism, sexism, adaptation, rivalry, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out romantic, touching, sweet and uplifting films and TV series with plots about friendship, love and romance, love, couple relations, love affair, romance and couples mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Because This Is My First Life: Love for Rent (2015), Coffee Prince (2007), To the Beautiful You (2012), Love Alarm (2019), Encounter (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 120 min.
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Coffee Prince (2007)
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Duration: 55 min.
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Duration: 64 min.
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Style: romantic, twists and turns, sentimental, touching, twist ending
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