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Lou! (2014)
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Lou! (2014)
Original name: Lou ! Journal infime
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Lou, a creative and dreamy 12-year-old girl, lives alone with her mother in an orange building with tons of little balconies that give access to the roof. Mina has been her best friend since kindergarten, and Lou has been in love with Tristan, one of her neighbors, since elementary school. Her mother has relinquished her own personal happiness of late so as to devote herself to her daughter, but their little bubble bursts when Mom meets a man and Lou at last dares speak to Tristan.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating, touching, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, youth, single parent, fall in love, neighbor, friendship, couples, best friends, singleness, friends, strong female presence
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about family relations, couples, friends, friendship, love and romance, parents and children and youth mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Lou!: A Beer Tale (2012), Daddy Cool (2008), Big is Beautiful (2012), Les Gazelles (2014), Neuilly Yo Mama! (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Beer Tale (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A coming of age romantic comedy centered around the lives of twin brothers Luke and Corey Frankenstein in the pivotal months following college graduation. Orphaned at the age of five, the brothers inherited their family brewery and were left in the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Plot: coming of age, family business, family relations, twins, youth, love and romance, beer, rivalry, friendship, couples, siblings relations, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
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Daddy Cool (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story about the age gap between a scientist father, Philipe Le Tallec, and his newly discovered teen aged daughter, Eglantine.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: youth, family relations, parents and children, disorder, teenage life, coming of age, estrangement, reunion, adolescence vs adulthood, social relations, bittersweet, daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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84%
Big is Beautiful (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A resort for individuals who want to lose weight is helps several women discover friendships, acceptance with body image and hard truths.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: physical appearance, friendship, introspection, human nature, eating disorder, resort, self discovery, self control, overweight woman, obesity, therapy, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Les Gazelles (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marie and Eric, a couple in their thirties who have been together since college, buy their first apartment when Marie is suddenly overcome by doubt. Her encounter with a handsome, dark-haired man forces her to make a decision...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: introspection, breakup, singleness, strong female presence, unfulfillment, friendship, love and romance, society, bittersweet, thirtysomething life, couples, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Neuilly Yo Mama! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Samy moves from the underdeveloped crime-ridden French suburb to the riches of Neuilly.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: manners, disorder, racism, teenage love, interracial relations, fish out of water, fall in love, love and romance, misfit, teenage life, family relations, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
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69%
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The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, society, teenage life, misfit, disorder, high school, vengeance, coming of age, social misfits, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
I Hate My Best Friends' Kids (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A month of vacation with friends: difficult to bear the kids of his friends, especially when the methods of education differ and that some prove to be unbearable.
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, friendship, motherhood, summer vacation, sex scene, sex on floor, female nudity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Crazy Eyes (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Zack (Haas) is a young, divorced father who starts to develop romantic feelings towards his friend Rebecca (Zima), whom he refers to as "Crazy Eyes". He spends a lot of time at a bar run by his best friend Dan Drake (Busey) and hanging out ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, adolescence vs adulthood, womanizer, couples, wooing, single parent, family relations, lifestyle, nightlife, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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62%
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 3.4
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Stacy's Mom (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A comedy about four adolescent buddies whose raging hormones zero in on their friends mom.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Plot: coming of age, puberty, sexual fantasy, innocence, friends, rivalry, buddies, family relations, parents and children, youth, fall in love, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.4
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French Dolls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Louise, Sam, Lili. Three women who don't know each other but whom will be forced to meet, get together, and compare themselves to each other by the wild will of evolution.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, best friends, couple relations, dysfunctional family, family relations, family life, starting over, disorder, couples, strong female presence, hopes, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, contemplative, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, introspection, romance, buddies, couple relations, couples, disorder, lifestyle, nothing goes right, marriage, friendship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
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Teen Spirit (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A 30 ans, Bruno, rock-star has been, vit toujours aux crochets de sa petite amie. Les temps sont durs... surtout quand une ex ressurgit de nulle part pour lui apprendre qu'il est le père de Nancy, 13 ans, dont il n'a jamais soupçonné ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, couples, best friends, youth, lifestyle, couple relations, friends, life turned upside down, self discovery, introspection, parents and children, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Move (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Eleven moving dates, eight friends: Philipp, Wiebke, Jessica, Maria, Swantje, Michael, Thomas, Dina – all in their twenties and mutually lonesome. And always searching: For a new city, a new job, an own apartment, a new, or even an old love. The ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, light, sexy ...
Plot: couples, family relations, love and romance, friendship, breakup, goth girl, christmas dinner, break up, video chat, female nudity, sex scene, devotion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Change of Address (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In Paris, the emotional and professional tribulations of a musician and his roommate. Fraîchement installé à Paris, David, un musicien, timide et maladroit, tombe fou amoureux de sa jeune élève, Julia. Il tente tout pour la séduire. Sa ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: job seeking, romance, fall in love, nothing goes right, disorder, musician's life, lodger, teacher, friends, friendship, rivalry, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Leading Ladies (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A zany comedy about two sisters, their gay best friend, and their overzealous stage mom.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming out, family relations, eccentric family, gender, parents and children, couples, fall in love, ambition, contests and competitions, dancer's life, sister sister relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Down Dog (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Every boy needs a father. Meet Frank. Lover and father. A high flying sex addict, told that he is dying, tries to connect with his teenage son by teaching him how to get the girl he likes.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, starting over, addiction, single parent, parents and children, estrangement, rehabilitation, coming of age, womanizer, teenage life, father son relationship, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Ultimate Accessory (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Aleksandra and Cyrille, a prominent, trendy, and very well-off Parisian couple, whose life is not quite the same after seven-year-old Alekseï from Russia suddenly pops up in their 100% cashmere, childless home. Aleksandra soon realises ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspense, feel good ...
Plot: couples, family problems, family relations, family in crisis, adoption, disorder, couple relations, life turned upside down, celebrity culture, female director, female nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
All That Glitters (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ely and Lila are like sisters. They know each other since childhood,they share everything and dream of a better life.they live in the same suburb, 10mn from Paris. Today,Ely and Lila dont want to be 10mn away from their life anymore.from small ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, parents and children, social differences, love and romance, couple relations, family relations, society, lifestyle, ambition, best friends, mother daughter relationship, working class ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hollidaysburg (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home for Thanksgiving break after their first semester at college, five friends discover just how much things change (and don't) after high school.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, friends, youth, reunion, homecoming, college, society, small town life, small town, female director, film starts with sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jennie Garth of "90210" stars as Susan, an unemployed Los Angeles museum curator and widowed single mom temporarily living in a small California town with her three sensitive sons. Jake (Brad Rowe of "General Hospital") is a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: looking for love, family relations, couples, pets, fall in love, romance, holiday, family life, disorder, christmas, pet dog, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Book of Caleb (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A comfortable underachiever and serial prankster, in the midst of their quarter life crisis, reunite against childhood enemies in a contemporary suburban epic.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, friendship, true love, friends, misfit, social misfits, best friends, love and romance, suburbs, adolescence vs adulthood, fall in love, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, feel good, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family problems, hopes, optimism, society, estrangement, mother daughter relationship, couples, friendship, social misfits, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
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45%
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So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, friends, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, cons and scams, singleness, dishonesty, parents and children, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Thirty-Five Something (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three women in their late thirties, one with marital problems, one trying to be perfect, and a spinster, discuss their relationship to men.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: thirtysomething life, lifestyle, love affair, friendship, family life, couple relations, couples, family problems, workplace, love and romance, husband wife relationship, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Josephine (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josephine doesn't like her job and keeps on having relationships without a future. Her sister and parents keep pushing her to find a good husband. To shut them up, she creates a handsome Brazilian millionaire but her little white lie has a flip ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: singleness, looking for love, best friends, friends, thirtysomething life, family relations, relationships, unrequited love, lie, unfulfilled love, humour, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Bob Funk (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After he's fired from his job -- by his mother, no less -- Bob Funk agrees to quit drinking, see a therapist, and eventually report to a new boss, who might just be the woman of his dreams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: addiction, couples, boss and employee, family relations, parents and children, workplace, boss, therapist, layoff, fired, starting over, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The F**k-It List (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After a prank blows up a studious high school senior's life, he shares a list of certain things he wishes he'd done differently — and maybe still can.
Style: semi serious, light, feel good, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, wish come true, teenage girl, desire, family, happy ending, party, youth, birthday present, magic
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
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Soda (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
TV show
Story: Soda is a French television series produced by CALT. The series follows Adam, an 18-year-old high school student as he struggles with amusing yet realistic everyday issues. His group of friends are always there to help him through it all.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, talky
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, family life, teenage life, friends, buddies, youth, battle of the sexes, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, high school life, siblings relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
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The Jungle (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Luxembourg, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Vincent and Mathias are two friends, in their thirties, who live off Vincent’s father. One day, during a meal where the wine and talk both flow a little too freely, Vincent’s father offers the two friends a bet. If they can survive seven days ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
Plot: friendship, betrayal, survival, couples, love and romance, wager, unemployed, birthday party, loyalty, friends, best friends, jungle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Happy Birthday, Harris Malden (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Harris Malden wears his insecurity on his face in a curious disguise for everyone to see. No one in the neighborhood, not even his best friend Paul or his brother Melvin, has the heart to tell him how ridiculous he looks with the thick black line ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, touching ...
Plot: birthday, friendship, society, lifestyle, family relations, friends, physical appearance, misfit, fake moustache, moustache, party, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%