Movies like Animal Behavior

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Animal Behavior (1989)
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Animal Behavior (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Unfunny comedy about a love triangle between a music instructor, and an animal research scientist, and a chimp.
Plot: female director, monkey, female protagonist, chimpanzee, sign language, monkey actor, ape, simian fiction

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out light, humorous, sexy and realistic films with plots about female director, female protagonist, dating, love and romance, couples, male female relationship and christmas mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Animal Behavior: Road To Ruin (1991), Sonja and the Bull (2012), Snakes and Ladders (1996), Freshly Squeezed (2012), Slow Learners (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Road To Ruin (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wealthy businessman risks his fortune to test the love of his beautiful girlfriend.
Plot: female director, independent woman, model, businessman, strong female character, voice recording, millionaire, betrayal
Place: paris france
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95%
Sonja and the Bull (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Croatia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sonja, a city girl from Zagreb, a vegetarian and a hardcore animal-rights activist, strongly opposes bullfighting in Dalmatinska zagora (Dalmatian Hinterland). People find this irritating and they conclude that no matter how passionately Sonja loves ...
Plot: bullfighting, female director, male nudity, pubic hair
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95%
Snakes and Ladders (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, Germany, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A wry story of female friendship: Jean and Kate, two "nearing-thirty" street performers, find the ups and downs of life and love amid the pubs and music scene of modern day Dublin.
Plot: female director, skinny dipping, one night stand, female nudity, wedding
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94%
Freshly Squeezed (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A designer with an own store has to come to terms with being pregnant.
Plot: female director, high school friend, pregnant woman, designer, pregnancy test, pregnant, money, pregnancy
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85%
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Slow Learners (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: High school guidance counselor Jeff, and his platonic friend and co-worker Anne are responsible, well intentioned, kind… and boring. They frustratingly watch on as their peers find love and companionship, while they continue to fail in spectacular ...
Plot: female director, suffocation, casual sex, fistfight, choking, infidelity, abstinence, librarian, blonde, internet dating, tattoo, drunk ...
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Coffee Shop (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Coffee Shop takes place in a gay owned, rainbow-friendly New York restaurant and coffee house where love is constantly tossed into the blender.
Style: sexy, sexual
Plot: female director, gender bending, female impersonator, homosexual love, lgbtq, cafe, lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, queen, gay, drag ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Trusting Beatrice (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Claude (Mark Evan Jacobs) is a hapless blue-collared loser living in Providence, Rhode Island whose life changes for the worse when he is unfairly fired from his job, his girlfriend cheats on him, and his apartment burns down resulting in him ...
Plot: female director, fire, frenchwoman, jail, orphan, bad luck, dysfunctional family
Place: rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Lovely Loneliness (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a neurotic girl who makes a vow of solitude after getting dumped.
Plot: female director, answering machine, masturbation, door lock, telephone, rain, hospital, hypochondriac, toilet
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Women in Oversized Men's Shirts (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The dorkiest thing in the world, according to feminist poet Sigrid, is the movie cliche of the young woman who in the morning dons her male lover's shirt, looking adorably "indie cute". But when she begins a relationship with Kåre ...
Plot: female director, writers, pregnancy, older woman younger man relationship, pregnant woman, artist, female protagonist, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Abgeschminkt! (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An original satire about women of the 90s in search of the men of their dreams. Franzy believes she's through with men, but desperately needs new amorous story lines for the comic strip she writes for a newspaper. So she observes her friend ...
Plot: crisis, best friend, new love, female director, male female relationship, bathtub, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
A Cinderella Christmas (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Angie works hard to run her uncle’s events business while her cousin Candace takes the credit. When Angie takes a night off to have fun at the Christmasquerade Ball, the mask and gown allow her to let loose, and she quickly catches the eye of ...
Style: light, romantic, sweet, emotional
Plot: cinderella, christmas, single woman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mysterious stranger, costume ball, ambition, love and romance, masquerade, workaholic, female protagonist, holiday ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Finnegan Begin Again (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A schoolteacher in her early 40s, involved in a dead-end love affair with a married mortician, drifts into a relationship with an aging newspaperman.
Plot: female director, old age, columnist, widow, newspaper man, husband wife relationship, mortician
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Big Stone Gap (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story centered around a transitional point in the life of Ave Maria Mulligan, the heart of her community in the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia.
Style: captivating, humorous, light, feel good
Plot: female protagonist, wedding, family home, lawyer, marriage proposal, small town, job offer, family relations, love and romance, couples, female director, makeover ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, appalachia
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64%
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18 Years Later (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marie (and her three fathers) are taking A-levels. Marie passes. She spends the summer in the country with her mother, Sylvia, who has returned from America with her Californian husband who has two sons. Marie falls in and out of love for the first ...
Plot: female director, salsa, viagra, male female relationship, housekeeper, violin, coming of age, holiday, swimming pool, bicycle, dating
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Bare Essentials (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A couple leaves for a vacation on a tropical island and finds happiness and love... just not with each-other.
Style: sexy
Plot: wife swapping, female director, woman, cheating wife, secretary, concierge, topless, sex scene, stranded on an island, vacation, beach, sex ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Chance of a Lifetime (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Irreverent freelance investigative reporter Tom Maguire hits rock bottom when bigot editor in chief Ivan refuses to print his pieces anymore and his bad back most be operated, but his health insurance just expired. Sympathetic editor Irene Dunbar, ...
Plot: female director, cheating, fake marriage, dinner, syringe, crutches, shower, jealousy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Real St. Nick (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A pretty psychiatrist is saved from an accident by a man who, after hitting his head on a rock, believes he is Santa Claus. As she nurses him back to health at her institute, he brings the spirit of Christmas to the hospital.
Plot: christmas, female director, mental institution, brother brother relationship, sister sister relationship, widower, hospital, doctor patient relationship, therapist, santa claus, optimist, dressing room ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
42 Seconds of Happiness (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A circle of thirty-something friends reunite for a weekend away to celebrate the same sex wedding of a member of their group. Yet, despite their best efforts to behave themselves, a series of surprise plans, unexpected arrivals and exposed secrets ...
Style: cinema verite
Plot: female director, improv
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Peter's baby (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Peters baby is a 1961 Danish comedy film directed by Annelise Reenberg and starring Ebbe Langberg.
Plot: adoption, estrangement, female director, newspaper, fatherhood, hospital, hotel, church, letter, baby
Place: denmark, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Frida - Straight from the Heart (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Frida, aged 13, has discovered a book by psychoanalyst Erich Fromm called "The art of loving". Using it as a reference she sets out to better the love lives of her family and friends. But love works in mysterious ways...
Plot: love, psychoanalysis, female director, grownups, overalls, puberty, girl, children, teenager, book
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Little Book of Love 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gabriel and Luiza have been separated for 16 years. Luiza is now married to Alex, with whom she had the dreamed son. Gabriel dates Jaqueline, a younger and energetic woman. Although apparently happy in their relationships, the interest between the ...
Plot: female director, cheating boyfriend, deep cleavage, sexually dissatisfied wife, large breasts, old love, jealous girlfriend, sex scene, cheating wife, love triangle, bare breasts, lesbian sex ...
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45%
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Hot Chocolate (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: B.J. Cassidy, a rich businesswoman, has to invest several billion dollars for fiscal reasons. She undertakes to buy back a small French factory, specialized in chocolate truffles...
Plot: chauffeur, female director, business deal, corporation, female executive, texan, ex husband ex wife relationship, businesswoman, hung over, dog, male female relationship, business ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france
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44%
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Costa Brava (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Barcelona, Anna is a tour guide working on her monologue, in which she's a Communist housewife whose lesbian neighbor is an object of curiosity. She's sent an audition tape to San Francisco's Another Stage. While giving a tour, she ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: neighbor, lesbian interest, lesbian relationship, female director, lgbt, homosexuality, lesbianism, lesbian
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43%
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The Beautician and the Beast (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story follows the misadventures of a New York City beautician who is mistakenly hired as the school teacher for the children of the president of a small Eastern European country.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, nanny, culture clash, female protagonist, dictatorship, romance, dictator, single parent, couples, society, love and romance, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, eastern europe
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42%
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Family (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After suffering with the dire consequences of being in the closet, a group of lesbian friends forge a pact to deal with the dire consequences of coming out.
Plot: coming of age, gay, female director, lesbian, coming out, african american, gay romance, gay relationship
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40%
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CHO Revolution (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Filmed live at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, REVOLUTION is comedian Margaret Cho's triumphant return to the screen with the same unbridled, no holds-barred humor that infused her previous two concert films. In REVOLUTION, Margaret tackles ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: female director, stand up, asian, gay
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39%
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Break Up Club (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Break Up Club (Chinese: 分手說愛你) is a 2010 Hong Kong romance film starring Jaycee Chan and Fiona Sit. This film revolves around a website that allows users to win back lost loves, so long as they agree to break up another happy couple.
Audience: student film
Plot: female director, urban setting, asian american, asian
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38%
Christian Mingle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young, modern single woman enters the world of online dating looking for an instant soul mate.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, christian film
Audience: date night
Plot: christianity, romance, society, looking for love, couple relations, fall in love, couples, religions or cults, love and romance, female protagonist, dating, online dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico
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38%
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Labor Pains (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman pretends to be pregnant in order to avoid being fired from her job. When that gets her a bunch of special treatment by everyone involved in her life, she tries to keep up the lie for nine months.
Style: humorous, romantic, funny, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: workplace romance, make believe, pretense, manipulation, boss and employee, manipulations, dishonesty, love and romance, faked pregnancy, office romance, job promotion, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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38%
12 Men of Christmas (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A high-powered New York publicist finds herself in Montana promoting a charity calendar after being betrayed by her boss and fiancé. Unfortunately, matters of the heart are just as complicated in the wilds as they are in the big city.
Style: light, feel good, sweet, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: tourism, rescue mission, calendar, rocky mountains, love affair, adaptation, nothing goes right, lifestyle, couples, romance, rescue, female director ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, montana, usa
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37%