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Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! (2009)
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Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jan decides to marry his girl-friend Sara, he is not aware of his opponent: her father, who is an Italian.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, feel good, captivating, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: meet the parents, culture clash, disorder, fish out of water, couple relations, village, misfit, parents and children, couples, society, silly humor, wedding, family relations, village life, social relations, italian food, german abroad, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about disorder, couples, society, family relations, culture clash, couple relations and misfit mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht!: Ay Lav Yu (2010), A Boss in the Living Room (2014), Welcome to the North (2012), Sole a catinelle (2013), Love & Slaps (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ay Lav Yu (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Turkey
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ibrahim returns to Tinne, along with his girlfriend, Jessica, but will the tiny village become their new home?
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: culture clash, village, homecoming, couple relations, social differences, couples, meet the parents, parents and children, fish out of water, society, family relations, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
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A Boss in the Living Room (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cristina lives a peaceful life until her older brother Ciro, who has to attend a trial, asks to spend house arrests at Cristina’s home.
Style: not serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, fish out of water, life turned upside down, family life, culture clash, couple relations, family relations, misfit, society, dishonesty, disorder, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
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Welcome to the North (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Now in the Far North (i.e. Milan!), Alberto has accepted to manage a program for efficiency improvement in the Italian Post. He devotes all his time and all his energy to this noble task and neglects his wife Silvia, which of course annoys her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: society, friendship, workplace situations, couple relations, culture clash, workplace, disorder, couples, fish out of water, social satire, postman, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
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78%
Sole a catinelle (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of a father and a son. An on the road trip from South to North.
Style: humorous, not serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: rich and poor, nothing goes right, fish out of water, misfit, parents and children, unemployment, disorder, family relations, society, supportive parent, parents separation, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
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Love & Slaps (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A comedy about generational conflict between two parents who do not want to grow old and a seventeen year old daughter who wants to become an adult. During a weekend with some friends in their country house in Tuscany, Marcello and Marina, relieved ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, talky ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, parents and children, family life, couples, friends, countryside, disorder, society, midlife crisis, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, tuscany, europe
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66%
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Lotoman (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Modesto and Manuel are brothers whose lives change by wining the lottery.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: rise to the top, society, family relations, disorder, hopes, couples, life turned upside down, silly humor, culture clash, friendship, rivalry, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: dominican republic
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62%
One Day in Europe (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One day in Europe shows stories set in four European countries. All of them involve thievery in some way or the other. The protagonists are strangers in the respective country. For none of them their stay turns out as planned.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: fish out of water, culture clash, crimes, lifestyle, disorder, performer's life, society, dishonesty, communication problem, travel, city life, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, russia, spain, turkey ...
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60%
Bacon on the Side (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Djalil Boudaoud and Justine Lacroix are a surgeon and a television reporter who enter a romantic relationship despite the objections of their families to the cultural gap.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, fall in love, romance, couples, society, immigrants, interracial relations, parents and children, disorder, love and romance, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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59%
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Copacabana (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Babou's daughter refuses to invite her mother to her wedding, prompting Babou to begin life anew.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, family problems, society, optimism, hopes, estrangement, mother daughter relationship, couples, friendship, wedding, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
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58%
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Testosteron (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Poland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The wedding of Kornel, a young, well known TV scientist, to the famous singer, Alicja, is to be the social event of the year. In the suburban reception hall, the final preperations are being made. The waiter, Tytus, who is somewhat touchy having ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, unlikely couple, comedy of errors, couples, disorder, couple relations, love triangle, family relations, silly humor, love, parent child relationship, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland
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58%
Kath & Kimderella (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fountain Lakes' foxy ladies who turn more than just heads when they go on an overseas trip and end up being the centre of their very own fairytale.
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: family relations, fish out of water, couples, dishonesty, parents and children, intrigue, society, best friends, fear of flying, silly humor, wedding, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, australia
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57%
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Total Chaos (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Total Siyapaa is an upcoming Hindi romantic comedy film directed by Eshvar Niwas and written by Neeraj Pandey.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, meet the parents, culture clash, family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, society, disorder, couple relations, love and romance, nothing goes right, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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57%
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St. Daisy (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The snow is staying away from the Bavarian ski village of Haunzenberg, and so are the skiers. Business is failing and so is Georg's relationship with Emilie. During his attempt to reignite the fires of passion, the wooden cross in the next room ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, small town, clergy, skiing, hopes, resort, village, friends, buddies, miraculous event, couple relations, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, bavaria, vatican, rome italy
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57%
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Hello, Goodbye (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Israel, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: French film icons Gérard Depardieu and Fanny Ardant star in this romantic comedy about a Parisian couple in their fifties who share a comfortable life, a beautiful home, a posh country club and a midlife crisis. Following a dream vacation to Israel ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rabbi, culture clash, fish out of water, society, nothing goes right, midlife crisis, religions or cults, romance, disorder, husband wife relationship, immigrants, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, france, paris france, middle east, europe ...
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57%
Here and There (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia, USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Here and There (Serbian: Tamo i ovde) is a Serbian film which was premiered at the Belgrade Film Festival FEST 2009. Here and There follows two interconnected stories on two different continents. Robert (Thornton), a depressed New Yorker, tries to ...
Style: realistic, clever, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: immigrants, fish out of water, family relations, misfit, lifestyle, life is a bitch, disorder, eviction, culture clash, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, serbia, new york, europe, belgrade
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Boudu (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, love triangle, social differences, infidelity, couples, misfit, couple relations, rich and poor, love and romance, social relations, disorder, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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Tyler Perry's Aunt Bam's Place - The Play (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One weekend, Aunt Bam's nephew-in-law Stewart is granted a court-ordered visitation with his children. Although his new, much-younger wife Mona is a bundle of nerves, Stewart seizes the opportunity to reconnect with his children, whom he loves ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, emotional, sentimental, realistic
Plot: couples, family problems, family life, family relations, couple relations, disorder, strong female presence, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, parents and children, african american protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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52%
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The Italian (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life smiles at Dino Fabrizzi,a cool forty-two-year old Italian. Not only is he the most successful salesman at The Maserati dealership in Nice but he has had a steady (and hot) relationship with Hélène,his girlfriend, who is beginning to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, disorder, society, dishonesty, workplace, power relations, meet the parents, dealer, family relations, religions or cults, couple relations, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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51%
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Trevor Noah: African American (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Internationally acclaimed comedian Trevor Noah challenges the status quo through his unique perspective, breaking down cultural flaws on all sides and finding our mutual connections with laughter. Born a mixed-race child in South Africa under ...
Style: light, feel good, captivating, talky, biting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: racism, fish out of water, disorder, culture clash, artists and showbiz, society, stand up comedian, friendship, interracial relations, americana, theater, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south africa
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When Pigs Have Wings (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a tempest, fishermen do not find only fish in their nets. That is what happens to Jafaar, a poor fisherman who lives poorly in Gaza. And what he hauls in is really upsetting: imagine that, a pig! An unclean animal judged impure not only by the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, suspense
Plot: society, disorder, culture clash, suicide, misfit, nothing goes right, social misfits, injustice, down on your luck, working class, martyrdom, border crossing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: middle east, palestinian authority, palestine
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Protect and Serve (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of bumbling French cops team up to take on the underworld.
Style: realistic, feel good, not serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: fish out of water, misfit, partners, police investigation, odd couple, fighting crime, heroic mission, disorder, society, partners against crime, culture clash, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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50%
All's Well, Ends Well (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Romantic comedy following four couples who meet through a dating website. Four men go on a heroic mission to help four women and wind up experiencing a series of mishaps.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, disorder, couples, self discovery, looking for love, romance, couple relations, fall in love, silly humor, farce, hopes, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
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EuroTrapped (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: AmeriQua is the story of a lazy recent graduate, Charlie (Bobby Kennedy), whose rich parents cut him off with a $5000 check and an ultimatum to start a life of independence and responsibility. Instead, he buys a plane ticket to Italy, gets robbed ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, road movie, sexy ...
Plot: fish out of water, disorder, misfit, friends, social relations, ultimatum, generosity, student, embassy, airport, waiter, seduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, naples italy, rome italy
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Bachelor Days Are Over (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Arnaud nicknamed "Cui Cui" no longer knows which way to look. He is about to marry Anna but he is not sure he really loves her. To make matters worse, he falls in love during the stag party he has with his friends. And Léa, a nightclub ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, introspection, romance, couple relations, buddies, lifestyle, nothing goes right, disorder, couples, marriage, friendship, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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48%
A Spot of Bother (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Retired Englishman George Hall's hypochondria worsens and takes its toll on his family.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: elderly, nothing goes right, disorder, parents and children, dysfunctional family, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty, family problems, estrangement, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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A Bunch of Amateurs (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Burt Reynolds stars as Jefferson Steel, a washed-up Hollywood action star desperate to revive his flagging career. When his sleazy agent signs him up for what he believes is a high-profile Royal Shakespeare Company production of King Lear at ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, entertaining, realistic
Plot: ambition, elderly, fish out of water, comedy of errors, culture clash, showbiz, society, one last chance, theater, actor's life, rehearsal, once promising ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Tea & Sangria (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jilted in Madrid, a bewildered Englishman must learn to live and love again - the Spanish way.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: life turned upside down, culture clash, fish out of water, misfit, society, love and romance, disorder, romance, social relations, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
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48%
Complete Idiot (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on Tommy Jaud's bestselling novel, this comedy focuses on a dispassionate clerk and his set-backs in life. 29-year-old Simon works in a phone shop, but his thoughts just circle around finding a new girl-friend after being left by his last ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, lifestyle, looking for love, love and romance, romance, wooing, fall in love, best friend, thirtysomething life, unlikely couple, silly humor, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
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48%
Men in the City (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The comedy about men and their struggles in life and love.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever, not serious
Plot: friends, couple relations, introspection, buddies, lifestyle, couples, singleness, city life, looking for love, love and romance, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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Adopted (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: For hundreds of years, Africa has existed in a state of despair. Famine, civil wars and rampant disease have left the continent without hope, but for the efforts of Western do-gooders. At first, they arrived with food, bibles and the magic of ...
Style: not serious, suspense, realistic, humorous, biting
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
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