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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, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: opera, friendship, family relations, misfit, destiny, love and romance, family life, dysfunctional family, cafe, family problems, couples, social misfits, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, workplace, domestic disturbance, workplace situations, power relations, romance, restaurant, mechanic, opera singer, humiliation, stage, bridge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, denmark, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, 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), The Oranges (2011), Every Other Week (2006). 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: humorous, sincere, semi serious, offbeat, feel good ...
Plot: couple relations, romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, love and romance, hopes, siblings relations, introspection, dogma, disorder, couples, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: realistic, dark humor, offbeat, witty, clever ...
Plot: hospital, life is a bitch, child illness, love affair, love and romance, parents and children, romance, hopes, couple relations, doctors and patients, workplace, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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: cannibalism, friendship, butcher, small town, store, siblings relations, couple relations, losing-it hero, workplace situations, crimes, business venture, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.8
 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, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, light ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, fall in love, dysfunctional family, friends, life turned upside down, family life, family problems, love and romance, romance, disorder, family relations, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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: sexual, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fake commercial, brother brother relationship, divorce, family problems, platonic, custody, human nature, parents and children, suburbs, couples, family life, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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: realistic, offbeat, sincere, bleak, humorous ...
Plot: society, soccer, referee, social misfits, best friends, love triangle, pregnancy, unwanted pregnancy, misfit, romance, twentysomething life, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: wooing, couples, looking for love, fall in love, romance, love and romance, airport, shower, student, dog, dog walker, taxi driver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: realistic, feel good, sexual, semi serious, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, infidelity, abortion, family problems, road not taken, love and romance, romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, love affair, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pets, couple relations, family problems, family life, disorder, golden years, love and romance, crumbling marriage, parents and children, unfulfillment, lifestyle, search ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, realistic, semi serious, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, romance, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, infidelity, communication problem
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, family problems, friendship, breakup, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, infidelity, lifestyle, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, remarry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: power relations, school, social differences, custody, dysfunctional family, rehabilitation, midlife crisis, going straight, family problems, losing-it hero, romance, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 721
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: hospital, pregnancy, couples, track down, down on your luck, life is a bitch, on the run, estate, best friends, family relations, mistaken identity, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: offbeat, touching, talky, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, best friends, platonic, couples, friends, introspection, destiny, friendship, youth, romance, road not taken, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: new year, couples, family relations, haunted by the past, lovers reunited, love and romance, destiny, fall in love, romance, pantyhose, love, winter
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Story of Luke (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sheltered by his grandparents, Luke, a young man with autism, is thrust into a world that doesn't expect anything from him. But Luke is on a quest for a job and true love. And he isn't taking no for an answer.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: job seeking, mentally challenged, workplace situations, adult virgin, boss and employee, love and romance, misfit, dysfunctional family, family problems, looking for love, self discovery, disability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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, humorous, semi serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: mental illness, cure, golf, therapy, introspection, misfit, society, social misfits, couple relations, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, realistic, offbeat, feel good, touching
Plot: mental illness, obsessive quest, asperger's syndrome, youth, misfit, romance, couple relations, escapades, teenage life, nursing, emotionless, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.5
 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: realistic, touching, emotional, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, infidelity, family problems, couples, teenage life, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, love and romance, estrangement, family relations, terminal illness, father in law son in law relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 181
The Reception (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The complex relationship between a wealthy French woman and her best friend a, gay black American, is thrown into turmoil when her estranged daughter comes to visit them with her new husband for the weekend in upstate New York. Through a series of ...
Style: talky, psychological, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Plot: unsupportive spouse, romance, crumbling marriage, love and romance, artists and showbiz, family gatherings, family in crisis, estrangement, homecoming, dysfunctional family, single parent, reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: captivating, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: opera, romance, couples, dishonesty, infidelity, betrayal, forbidden love, chaos and mayhem, unfulfillment, musician's life, performer's life, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: hungary, sweden, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, sentimental, touching, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, romance, fall in love, down on your luck, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, family relations, unfulfilled love, infidelity, couples, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 2K
Love 911 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Dr. Mi-Soo misdiagnoses a patient after she meets the woman's husband, whom she assumes to be abusive. With his wife in grave condition, the man sues the hospital. Kang-Il is a widowed firefighter who overhears the situation and when he ...
Style: touching, romantic, semi serious, humorous, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, workplace situations, doctors and patients, firefighter, friendship, opposites attract, peril, escapades, fall in love, romance, misdiagnosed, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 568
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, family problems, obsession, true love, love affair, crumbling marriage, romance, unsupportive spouse, golden years, unfulfillment, hostages, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, partners, looking for love, couples, buddies, odd couple, unlikely partners, singleness, romance, obsessive quest, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.1
 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: clever, realistic, offbeat, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: countryside, prostitute, small town, romance, couple relations, love and romance, nothing goes right, society, lifestyle, social differences, sexual tension, honeymoon ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: babies and infants, gays and lesbians, hopes, romance, couples, family problems, gender, misfit, society, custody, family relations, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: filmmaking, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, ego clash, danish, cinema, film set, exploding car, director, medication, gun, film producer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 2K
Ex (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ex is a 2009 film directed and co-written by Fausto Brizzi and interpreted by a rich and large cast of characters. The film, produced by Italian International Film, in co-production with the French company and Mes Films in collaboration with RAI ...
Style: realistic, emotional, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, couple relations, romance, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, looking for love, couples, breakup, family relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 10K
Barefoot (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A hedonistic bachelor, falls for an escaped mental patient. Til Schweiger comes up with a slickly-made off-the-wall romantic comedy drama "Barfuss" (Barefoot), his first solo directing effort in nearly a decade. Punchy, ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, sincere, road movie ...
Plot: opposites attract, mental illness, social misfits, romance, starting over, family relations, love affair, life is a bitch, teenage love, runaway, couples, changing lives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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