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Sanky Panky (2007)
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Sanky Panky (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the Dominican Republic, the local Genaro works in a small family store and lives with his mother in a poor neighborhood. He is learning a couple of words in English and dreams on being a sanky-panky: to get married to an American tourist, move to New York with a VISA, and have a better life. He calls his friend Giuseppe, who is the manager of a resort in Bávaro, and applies for a job position, expecting to meet a wealthy tourist there.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples, cons and scams, womanizer, infidelity, latin, dishonesty, immigrants, woman, music, beach
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, dishonesty, cons and scams and disorder mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Sanky Panky: Falling for Mala (2015), Mr. Fix It (2006), Listen Father-in-Law (2004), Any Wednesday (1966), Be My Baby (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Falling for Mala (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Maria Laura "Mala" is an actress with little luck, but she is successful working for other women, seducing their boyfriends to know if they are faithful or not. But everything changes when her dream to perform in her acting career depends ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, cons and scams, unlikely couple, dishonesty, society, manipulation, infidelity, manipulations, couples, romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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Mr. Fix It (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lance Valenteen (David Boreanaz) makes a living as "Mr. Fix It," a man who gets hired by men that have just recently been dumped by their girlfriend. Lance dates the guys' ex-girlfriend and becomes the worst date possible, sending the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, fall in love, couples, wooing, dishonesty, cons and scams, love and romance, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, shrewd, voyeur, red dress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Listen Father-in-Law (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Mr. Raj K. Saxena is known for his parsimony. Everything he does and thinks is valued with money, and ways he can accumulate it. His daughter, Kiran, is the opposite, a spendthrift. Mr. Saxena borrows money from elderly people, assuring them of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, disorder, crimes, dishonesty, bollywood, criminal heroes, cons and scams, miser, crime, romance, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Any Wednesday (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ellen Gordon, a New York executive's mistress falls for the executive's young business associate when the young man is accidentally sent to use the apartment where the executive and his mistress get together every Wednesday. More ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: farce, love triangle, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, couples, love and romance, dishonesty, womanizer, romance, mistress, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
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Be My Baby (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After dating several cheating husbands who pretended to be single, Rylee devises a scheme for revenge. She gets a married man drunk, convinces him that they slept together, then shows up a year later with a baby and demands money. Her blackmail plan ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, manipulation, battle of the sexes, love and romance, dishonesty, womanizer, nothing goes right, gender, farce, looking for love, vengeance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
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Olive Juice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Comedy - Leighanne Littrell, James Berlau, Michael Hartson
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, love affair, infidelity, workplace romance, store, pets, pet shop, dog, nightclub, juice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, nanny, christmas, comedy of errors, workplace, fall in love, lifestyle, dishonesty, couples, disorder, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, fall in love, romance, society, immigrants, couples, interracial relations, parents and children, disorder, love and romance, family relations
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Duration: 111 min.
Story: Rachel is an intelligent, modern-day woman constantly on the move. Primarily focused on her career as a diplomatic consul for the U.S. embassy, she's literally lived her life on the move, globe-trotting from city to city. Currently working in ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Complete Idiot (2007)
Genre: Comedy
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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, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A professional lady con makes herself the pharmacist's fiancée overnight, and faces a disastrous blemish in her impeccable con-woman career.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life-long business partners Santiago and Eugenio understand each other without words, care for each other, and need each other. When Eugenio vanishes without a clue, Santiago and Laura, Eugenio’s wife, join forces to solve the mystery of his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, love triangle, couples, romance, track down, couple relations, male friendship, friendship between men
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 106 min.
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Genre: Comedy
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Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A policeman in debt is constantly called by a woman working to collect his debt. When they meet by accident they attracted to each other, and does not realize they already have a hostile phone-relationship.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
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Duration: 85 min.
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Duration: 82 min.
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32%
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Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
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Country: China
Duration: 97 min.
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The Perfect Wedding (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Fancy Dancing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
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Duration: 91 min.
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