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With Your Permission (2007)
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With Your Permission (2007)
Original name: Til døden os skiller
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ordinary Jan has no easy life. He is by far the most unpopular employee at work. At home it's even worse. His marriage with the not so ordinary Bente is on the verge of a breakdown. Jan's boss finally sends him into group therapy where an unlikely friendship emerges between Jan and the two mechanics Rudy and Alf.
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: opera, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, family problems, cafe, social misfits, romance, crumbling marriage, domestic disturbance, friendship, destiny, family life, workplace situations, love and romance, misfit, workplace, couples, family relations, power relations, restaurant, mechanic, opera singer, humiliation, stage, bridge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe, sweden

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, family relations, couple relations, unfulfillment and family problems mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like With Your Permission: Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003), The Medicine Show (2001), The Green Butchers (2003), Every Other Week (2006), Dark Horse (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katrine is to be married. Her fiancé is gorgeous, their appartment is luxurious and her future in-laws are wealthy. Katrine only has one problem: she sometimes finds it difficult to tell the truth, and this sends her on a round-about jaunt with an ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, romance, dogma, unlikely couple, introspection, couple relations, siblings relations, life turned upside down, fall in love, hopes, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Medicine Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cynical young man, diagnosed with cancer, meets a brash young leukemia patient in the hospital who more than matches his distaste for IV drips and weepy sentimentality.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, clever, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, opposites attract, human spirit, introspection, romance, couple relations, doctors and patients, love affair, parents and children, child illness, dysfunctional family, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Green Butchers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Green Butchers (Danish: De grønne slagtere) is a black comedy featuring two butchers, Svend "Sweat" and Bjarne, who start their own shop to get away from their arrogant boss. Cannibalism is soon introduced to the plot, and further ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, butcher, cannibalism, drugs/alcohol, workplace situations, brother, store, crimes, small town, partners, disorder, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Every Other Week (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Pontus is divorced and has custody of his children every other week while living life as a bachelor the rest of the time. His older brother, Jens, is married since 20 years and has three children. When Jens' marriage collapses, he moves in with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: divorce, brother brother relationship, fake commercial, suburbs, crumbling marriage, suburban life, wife husband relationship, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 7.2
 3K
Dark Horse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Iceland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young man spurs romance and helps his friend and himself go through the struggles of their ordinary life in Denmark.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, sincere, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: society, referee, soccer, social misfits, love triangle, bakery, friendship, new love, loser, best friend, falling in love, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 12K
The Oranges (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man's (Hugh Laurie) affair with his friend's much-younger daughter (Leighton Meester) throws two neighboring families into turmoil.
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, realistic, cynical
Plot: marital separation, romance, drugs/alcohol, dysfunctional family, love and romance, family problems, suburbs, infidelity, life turned upside down, fall in love, family life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dog Trick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A shy but very romantic young man tries to meet a girl by walking a borrowed dog. The trick works unbelievably well. They fall in love.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: looking for love, wooing, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples, dog walker, best friend, taxi driver, student, dog, tennis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The One and Only (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When handyman Niller comes to install Sus' new kitchen one day, their immediate crush is a sweet escape from both of their problematic relationships.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sexual
Plot: infidelity, adoption, pregnancy, abortion, couple relations, love triangle, romance, road not taken, love and romance, couples, family relations, love affair ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Clash of Egos (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tony has recently been released from a sentence for violent behaviour. He promises to improve his ways and is finally granted a few hours alone with his two children. They celebrate the reunion by going to the movies to see a new film by the famous, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, ego clash, danish, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, manuscript, recycling, film set, cinema, film producer, gun, exploding car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sorry if I Want to Marry You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Second part of the film "Sorry if I love you". Alex (Raoul Bova) and Niki (Michela Quattrociocche) are more in love than ever. They have just returned from the lighthouse on the island Blu where they have lived unforgettable days. Niki ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, romance, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, arranged marriage, social differences, couples, infidelity, communication problem
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 720
Sweet Dreams (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden, UK, Spain, Germany, France, Switzerland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Skagerrak is the story of being hit by happiness when you least expect it. In their late twenties and tired of partying their way around the world, Danish Marie and Irish Sophie come ashore in Northern Scotland. After another drunken night they are ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, hospital, fall in love, romance, love and romance, estate, couples, best friends, on the run, track down, alcohol abuse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the arrival of an ex-husband determined to win back his recently remarried wife.
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, friendship, family problems, crumbling marriage, breakup, dishonesty, infidelity, lifestyle, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, remarry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 1K
Okay (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bittersweet comedy with dogma star Paprika Steen in the strong leading role.
Style: emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, infidelity, terminal illness, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, gays and lesbians, teenage life, estrangement, love and romance, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 8K
Numb (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hudson Milbank is a successful Hollywood screenwriter who suddenly and strangely finds himself without any emotional feelings. He tries doctor after doctor and shrink after shrink, but nothing works. The Golf Channel, lesbian exercise classes and a ...
Style: psychological, semi serious, humorous, sincere, realistic
Plot: mental illness, social misfits, introspection, romance, couple relations, dysfunctional family, misfit, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Darling Companion (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a woman who loves her dog more than her husband. And then her husband loses the dog.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pets, couple relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, family life, unfulfillment, golden years, parents and children, love and romance, disorder, search, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Treatment (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jake Singer is at loose ends in NYC, and neck deep in psychoanalysis with the outrageous Dr. Morales when he meets the enigmatic and beautiful widow Allegra Marshall.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Plot: losing-it hero, crumbling marriage, romance, school, doctors and patients, dysfunctional family, midlife crisis, couples, going straight, rehabilitation, social differences, custody ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 7K
Mifune (1999)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Kresten, newly wed, is on the threshold of a great career success in his father-in-law´s company. But when the death of his own father takes him back to his poverty-stricken childhood home, far out in the country, his career plans fall apart. For ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: countryside, prostitute, love and romance, small town, couples, boarding school, housekeeper, manager, funeral, drowning, dogma, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, biting
Plot: couple relations, infidelity, romance, family gatherings, couples, family relations, dealing with death, love triangle, eccentric family, dishonesty, love and romance, unhappy marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Irony of Fate. The Sequel (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zhenya and Nadya go their separate ways. Nadya stuck with her bureaucrat boyfriend, married him and had a daughter, also called Nadya. Zhenya married and had a son, Konstantin. Both later divorced. More than 30 years later, Konstantin ends up drunk ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: destiny, love and romance, haunted by the past, lovers reunited, couples, family relations, new year, fall in love, romance, love, pantyhose, winter
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.0
 377
Raising Genius (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film is about a boy who locks himself in the bathroom to work out math equations on the shower wall. The boy has obsessive compulsive parents. The boy is obsessed with a cheerleader named Lacy, who lives across the street from.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: dysfunctional family, prodigy, high school, suburbs, crumbling marriage, family life, suburban life, family problems, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
All the Days Before Tomorrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wes is awakened in the middle of the night by an unexpected phone call. It’s Alison, the girl who could have been, who is flying home to Tokyo in the morning and wants to come by for a night of reminiscing before she goes.
Style: sincere, semi serious, touching, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: best friends, destiny, road not taken, romance, couples, friends, introspection, self discovery, friendship, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 2K
I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Denise Richards plays Lauren, a divorced wedding-planner who falls for the groom-to-be (Dean Cain).
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, unfulfillment, event planner, firefighter, mistaken identity, wedding, dog
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Meeting Venus (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Celebrated Swedish opera star Karin Anderson is slated to appear in an internationally-telecast production of Tannhauser. Ms. Anderson balks at the notion of working with obscure Hungarian conductor Zoltan Szanto. The much-anticipated production may ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
Plot: opera, actor's life, romance, musician's life, star, opera singer, performer's life, forbidden love, celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, hungary, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 8K
Simple Simon (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Simon has Asperger's syndrome and doesn't like changes in his life. He lives with his big brother Sam and Sam's girlfriend Frida. When Frida can't stand having to adapt to Simon's peculiarities anymore she takes off, leaving ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, offbeat, touching
Plot: obsessive quest, mental illness, asperger's syndrome, misfit, youth, small town, sibling relationship, girlfriend, siblings relations, romance, teenage life, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
This Thing with Sarah (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A free-spirited surf instructor volunteers herself as a strictly sexual - or so she thinks - rebound for a heartbroken, down and out writer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: down on your luck, love and romance, romance, couples, beach, surfing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 1K
Baby Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: They were the perfect loving couple, well, almost. Emmanuel wanted a child but Philippe didn't. One day, however, Emmanuel decides to take the plunge, at the risk of losing Philippe. But how do you make a child when you are gay?
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, couple relations, gender, couples, romance, babies and infants, immigrants, custody, pregnancy, hopes, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Let's Be Friends (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Claude Mendelbaum est un informaticien trentenaire, célibataire, timide, hypocondriaque et transparent. Depuis Vicky, sa dernière histoire d'amour, il a du mal à remonter la pente. Son travail dans une grande tour de la Défense, peu propice ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: friendship, odd couple, looking for love, partners, romance, friends, buddies, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, self discovery, singleness, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Take the Trash (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jesper Jensen is a successful IT salesman who stops at nothing, even if it means backstabbing his best friend. Being number one in the company and having a beautiful wife and a lovely home, Jesper seems to lead a perfect life, but one day his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: social differences, working class, recycling, salesman, community service, workplace situations, life turned upside down, fish out of water, misfit, society, social relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Manual of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Four intertwined episodes on the joys and sorrows of love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, couple relations, love affair, romance, date, multiple storylines, down on your luck, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 562
Lovesickness (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A three-part look at the ironies of love, with stories that involve a young boy, a hostage situation, and a divorced elderly couple caught in a love triangle.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, love affair, romance, tragic love, love, love triangle, true love, love and romance, couples, golden years, hostages, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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