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Porque el amor manda (2012)
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Porque el amor manda (2012)
Original name: Porque el Amor Manda
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Porque el Amor Manda is a 2012 Mexican telenovela produced by Juan Osorio for Televisa. It is a remake of the Colombian telenovela El secretario, produced by Juan Andrés Flórez in 2011. Fernando Colunga and Blanca Soto star as the protagonists Claudia Álvarez stars as the antagonist.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: romance, love and romance, fall in love, workplace romance, couples, fish out of water, unlikely couple, top executive, power relations, workplace intrigue, job seeking, boss and employee, disorder, rivalry, teasing, workplace, workplace situations, supportive coworker, unsupportive coworkers, picked on
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america

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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Pedro el escamoso is a popular telenovela filmed in Colombia and produced by the Colombian network, Caracol TV. This novela is about a cheesy but charming macho man who lives in a small town in Colombia. He moves to the city to find his fortune and ...
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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Duration: 100 min.
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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%