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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, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, couple relations, family problems and unfulfillment 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), The Oranges (2011). 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, sincere, humorous, touching, offbeat ...
Plot: disorder, couples, introspection, life turned upside down, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, siblings relations, romance, unlikely couple, dogma, hopes ...
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: clever, semi serious, witty, humorous, dark humor ...
Plot: hospital, introspection, doctors and patients, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, hopes, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, parents and children, misfit, 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, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: cannibalism, friendship, butcher, business venture, workplace, workplace situations, losing-it hero, couple relations, crimes, siblings relations, store, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, denmark, 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: touching, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: divorce, brother brother relationship, fake commercial, family life, platonic, family problems, couples, suburban life, family relations, single parent, breakup, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, fall in love, life turned upside down, friends, dysfunctional family, family problems, family life, love and romance, romance, infidelity, disorder, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.2
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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, humorous, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: society, soccer, referee, love and romance, twentysomething life, romance, social misfits, down on your luck, fall in love, urban, misfit, pregnancy ...
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: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, romance, looking for love, couples, wooing, tennis, best friend, airport, shower, taxi driver, dog walker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ 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: semi serious, feel good, sexual, humorous, realistic
Plot: adoption, pregnancy, infidelity, abortion, love and romance, couple relations, road not taken, unfulfillment, love affair, couples, family problems, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, denmark, 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: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: pets, couple relations, family problems, family life, disorder, love and romance, golden years, unfulfillment, parents and children, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, search ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.1
 3K
Men in Hope (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Charming bon vivant Rudolf is convinced that infidelity is the basis for a happy marriage, since, after all, a woman does not want to be bored with her partner.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: womanizer, seductress, infidelity, family problems, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, sexual relations, couple relations, family relations, husband wife relationship, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: czech republic, europe, prague czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, communication problem, infidelity
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, semi serious, talky, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, friendship, family problems, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, breakup, lifestyle, unfulfillment, infidelity, thirtysomething life, remarry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bahamas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: touching, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: destiny, new year, couples, haunted by the past, lovers reunited, love and romance, family relations, fall in love, romance, pantyhose, love, winter
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: feel good, realistic, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: mental illness, obsessive quest, asperger's syndrome, youth, couple relations, nursing, teenage life, escapades, romance, brother brother relationship, looking for love, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: hospital, pregnancy, chaos and mayhem, romance, down on your luck, life is a bitch, on the run, estate, alcohol abuse, couples, family relations, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: realistic, touching, offbeat, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, friends, friendship, couples, platonic, youth, best friends, destiny, introspection, unfulfillment, love and romance, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, montreal quebec canada
⇓ 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: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: workplace situations, dysfunctional family, family problems, mentally challenged, job seeking, looking for love, self discovery, workplace, adult virgin, love and romance, boss and employee, misfit ...
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, semi serious, sincere, humorous, realistic
Plot: mental illness, social misfits, unfulfillment, couple relations, romance, therapy, golf, love and romance, couples, dysfunctional family, family relations, misfit ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, infidelity, unfulfillment, romance, chaos and mayhem, workplace situations, performer's life, betrayal, dishonesty, couples, forbidden love, actor's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: sweden, hungary, france, europe
⇓ 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: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: school, power relations, couples, family problems, midlife crisis, rehabilitation, dysfunctional family, social differences, custody, romance, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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, humorous, emotional, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, hospital, family problems, couples, family relations, love and romance, teenage life, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, estrangement, teenage daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: realistic, sexual, psychological, clever, serious ...
Plot: romance, crumbling marriage, family gatherings, family relations, estrangement, homecoming, dysfunctional family, reunion, single parent, gender, alcohol abuse, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, fall in love, down on your luck, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, romance, love affair, family relations, infidelity, couples, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, doctors and patients, workplace situations, firefighter, friendship, opposites attract, escapades, peril, workplace, true love, power relations, misdiagnosed ...
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: feel good, realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, hostages, love affair, love and romance, love triangle, true love, golden years, unsupportive spouse, romance, unfulfillment, obsession, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, offbeat, realistic, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: countryside, prostitute, small town, disorder, couples, small town life, dishonesty, sexual tension, honeymoon, family relations, lifestyle, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, emotional, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, breakup, crumbling marriage, friendship, love triangle, looking for love, couples, family relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, france, europe
⇓ 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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: filmmaking, ego clash, artists and showbiz, righting the wronged, danish, recycling, manuscript, exploding car, director, film set, medication, film producer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, 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, realistic, touching, sincere, road movie ...
Plot: opposites attract, mental illness, social misfits, romance, family relations, starting over, love affair, life is a bitch, teenage love, runaway, clinic, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commitment-phobic man reunites with his estranged, ailing father and comes to terms with his own childhood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, offbeat
Plot: hopes, eccentric family, homecoming, estrangement, dysfunctional family, parents and children, couple relations, love and romance, couples, family life, family problems, family relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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