Movies and TV shows like The Island 2016

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The Island (2016)
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The Island (2016)
Original name: Остров
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Four girls and four guys are planted on an uninhabited tropical island for filming a reality show. Their task is by taking organizers' challengers to fight for the love of the audience: at the end of the winner is waiting for a big cash prize. But after the accident happens on the yacht with the film crew, everything will change radically. Heroes come into play without even realizing that no one is shooting them - they are participants of the show, which is not really there. But they will not know about it right away ... Their life on the island and attempts to return home will lead to a lot of funny adventures and romantic stories.
Style: light, feel good, captivating, entertaining, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tropical island, survival, beach, love and romance, group of strangers, friendship, fictional reality show, salvation, conflict
Time: contemporary

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Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
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Hotel Eleon (2016)
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Duration: 24 min.
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How I Became Russian (2015)
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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TV show
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Genre: Comedy
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TV show
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