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Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
 7.4
 23K
Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A hapless talent manager named Danny Rose, by helping a client, gets dragged into a love triangle involving the mob. His story is told in flashback, an anecdote shared amongst a group of comedians over lunch at New York's Carnegie Deli. Rose's one-man talent agency represents countless incompetent entertainers, including a one-legged tap dancer, and one slightly talented one: washed-up lounge singer Lou Canova (Nick Apollo Forte), whose career is on the rebound.
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, touching, sentimental, feel good, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: comedian, gangsters, crimes, couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, infidelity, artists and showbiz, urban, couples, dishonesty, comeback, disorder, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, showbiz, profanity, girlfriend, artist, mafia, gangster, jewish, mistress, hospital ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey

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Most similar movies to Broadway Danny Rose

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, talky, humorous and clever films with plots about dialogue, runaway, mentor, storytelling, suprisingly clever, relationships and obsession mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Broadway Danny Rose: A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982), Shadows and Fog (1991), Hollywood Ending (2002), Small Time Crooks (2000), Zelig (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Centred around a weekend party at the home of inventor Andrew Hobbs and his wife Adrian, attended by randy doctor Maxwell Jordan, his nurse Dulcy, renowned philosopher Dr.Leopold Sturgis and his fiancée, this is a light comedy concerning their ...
Style: sexual, sexy, talky, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: doctor, professor, summer, farce, infidelity, romance, repression, hopes, love and romance, love affair, countryside, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Shadows and Fog (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer.
Style: humorous, surreal, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, vigilante, murder, false accusation, vigilantism, mystery, investigation, crimes, disorder, danger, mistaken identity, comedy of errors ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: eastern europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Hollywood Ending (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Woody Allen stars as Val Waxman, a two-time Oscar winner turned washed-up, neurotic director in desperate need of a comeback. When it comes, Waxman finds himself backed into a corner: Work for his ex-wife Ellie or forfeit his last shot. Is Val ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: movie business, one more chance, showbiz, comedy of errors, blind character, disorder, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, couple relations, blindness and impaired vision, audition, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Small Time Crooks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Style: witty, humorous, talky, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: bank robbery, cheating, unlikely criminals, overnight success, cons and scams, couple relations, love and romance, crime, disorder, bank robber, criminal, restaurant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 7.7
 38K
Zelig (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Fictional documentary about the life of human chameleon Leonard Zelig, a man who becomes a celebrity in the 1920s due to his ability to look and act like whoever is around him. Clever editing places Zelig in real newsreel footage of Woodrow Wilson, ...
Style: talky, humorous, surreal, not serious, absurd ...
Plot: therapy, switching roles, artists and showbiz, satire, celebrity culture, great depression, celebrity, psychiatrist, fictional biography, character study, parody, supernatural ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 20th century, 30s
Place: bronx new york city, paris france, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.5
 30K
Radio Days (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Narrator (Woody Allen) tells us how the radio influenced his childhood in the days before TV. In the New York City of the late 1930s to the New Year's Eve 1944, this coming-of-age tale mixes the narrator's experiences with contemporary ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: radio, working class, americana, rescue, radio show, love and romance, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, family problems, dysfunctional family, enema ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Stardust Memories (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While attending a retrospect of his work, a filmmaker recalls his life and his loves: the inspirations for his films.
Style: talky, surreal, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: weekend, midlife crisis, lovers reunited, filmmaking, showbiz, haunted by the past, imaginary character, lifestyle, introspection, postmodernism, couples, self discovery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.4
 29K
Anything Else (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda He has heard the phrase that life is like "anything else," but soon he finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young lovers, advice, relationship problems, psychoanalysis, love and romance, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple, writer's life, couple relations, mentor, therapy, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Between two Thanksgivings, Hannah's husband falls in love with her sister Lee, while her hypochondriac ex-husband rekindles his relationship with her sister Holly.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, thanksgiving, infidelity, audition, hypochondriac, romance, family problems, couples, human nature, introspection, family relations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.
Style: talky, cynical, witty, humorous, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, mistress, professor, infidelity, adultery, blackmail, crime, loveless marriage, moral dilemma, human nature, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Husbands and Wives (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Jack and Sally announce that they're splitting up, this comes as a shock to their best friends Gabe and Judy. Maybe mostly because they also are drifting apart and are now being made aware of it. So while Jack and Sally try to go on and ...
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, crumbling marriage, friendship, breakup, family problems, dishonesty, human nature, romance, fall in love, age difference, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Deconstructing Harry (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This film tells the story of a successful writer called Harry Block, played by Allen himself, who draws inspiration from people he knows in real-life, and from events that happened to him, sometimes causing these people to become alienated from him ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, cynical, clever ...
Plot: psychiatrist, writer's life, alienation, human nature, writing, writer's block, art, creative block, ex couple relations, heaven and hell, glory, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Sweet and Lowdown (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedic biopic focused on the life of fictional jazz guitarist Emmett Ray. Ray was an irresponsible, free-spending, arrogant, obnoxious, alcohol-abusing, miserable human being, who was also arguably the best guitarist in the world.
Style: tragicomedy, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jazz, infidelity, musician, music, musician's life, love and romance, dishonesty, fall in love, artists and showbiz, actress, guitar, music business ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Mighty Aphrodite (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be brilliant too. But when he learns that Max's mother is Linda ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, surreal, touching ...
Plot: adoption, prostitute, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, dishonesty, looking for love, opposites attract, child, adoptive mother, adoptive father, boxing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cecilia is a waitress in New Jersey, living a dreary life during the Great Depression. Her only escape from her mudane reality is the movie theatre. After losing her job, Cecilia goes to see 'The Purple Rose of Cairo' in hopes of raising ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: movie star, romance, fish out of water, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, couples, real world, falling in love, dull life, disorder, daydreamer, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Scenes from a Mall (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A comedy about a married couple -- he's a sports lawyer, she's a psychologist -- which takes place on their 16th wedding anniversary, when they make some startling confessions.
Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: infidelity, family problems, crumbling marriage, couple relations, life turned upside down, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, dysfunctional family, adultery, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional marriage, anniversary ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 8.0
 244K
Annie Hall (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the city of New York, comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: comedian, neurosis, tennis, singer, jewish, divorce, romance, love and romance, love, couples, couple relations, uptight character ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1940s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, coney island brooklyn new york city, wisconsin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
New York Stories (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Three stories happening in New York. The first, by Scorsese, is about a painter who creates his works helped by high volume music and an attractive assistant; second, by Coppola, is about a rich and bold 12 years old who helps her separated parents ...
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young heroes, artist, art, obsession, hotel, jealousy, parents and children, city life, youth, gallery, family relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, athens greece, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in 1920's New York City, this movie tells the story of idealistic young playwright David Shayne. Producer Julian Marx finally finds funding for the project from gangster Nick Valenti. The catch is that Nick's girl friend Olive Neal ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, atmospheric, light ...
Plot: mafia, murder, playwright, rehearsal, actress, gangsters, crime, crimes, broadway, showbiz, backstage, friendship ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 13K
Alice (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Alice Tate, mother of two, with a marriage of 16 years, finds herself falling for the handsome sax player, Joe. Stricken with a backache, she consults Dr. Yang, an oriental herbalist who realizes that her problems are not related to her back, but in ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, invisibility, self discovery, identity crisis, chinatown, stock broker, urban, hypnosis, unsupportive spouse, dull life, escape from reality ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 126K
Manhattan (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.
Style: intellectual, humorous, sincere, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, mistress, love triangle, age difference, divorce, crumbling relationship, city life, dating, adultery, friendship, love affair, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A middle-aged couple suspects foul play when their neighbor's wife suddenly drops dead.
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: investigation, murder, blackmail, amateur detective, neighbor, mystery, couple relations, marital problem, jazz, love triangle, urban, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new york state, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Don't Drink the Water (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Somewhere behind the early 1960s cold-war iron curtain, the Hollander family cause an international spying incident when Walter photographs a sunset in a sensitive region. In order to stay out of jail, the Hollanders take refuge in the American ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious
Plot: iron curtain, farce, clergy, nothing goes right, dishonesty, screwball, espionage, silly humor, disorder, political unrest, goofy hero, tourist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Sweet Liberty (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michael has written a schollarly book on the revolutionary war. He has sold the film rights. The arrival of the film crew seriously disrupts him as actors want to change their characters, directors want to re-stage battles, and he becomes very ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: professor, actor, historian, showbiz, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, fish out of water, young lovers, actor's life, couples, celebrity culture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 18th century, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Miami Rhapsody (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gwyn Marcus has always wanted a marriage like her parents. She has just accepted the proposal of her boyfriend Matt, but she has misgivings about their future together. Her fear of commitment grows as she learns of the various affairs that her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, neurotic, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, romance, parents and children, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, couples, love affair, fall in love, eccentric family, dysfunctional family, marital problem ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, florida, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 23K
Fading Gigolo (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fioravante decides to become a professional Don Juan as a way of making money to help his cash-strapped friend, Murray. With Murray acting as his "manager", the duo quickly finds themselves caught up in the crosscurrents of love and money.
Style: sexy, humorous, touching, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual fantasy, friendship, gigolo, pimp, money problems, fish out of water, sexual relations, misfit, partners, disorder, wooing, unrequited love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, vienna, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Play It Again, Sam (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mild mannered film critic is dumped by his wife and his ego is crushed. His hero persona is the tough guy played by Humphrey Bogart in many of his movies and the apparition of Bogart begins showing up to give him advice. With the encouragement of ...
Style: neurotic, talky, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, rejection, satire, infidelity, advice, idol, dating, ghost, date, bittersweet, romance, cultural icon ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.7
 34K
Love and Death (1975)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in 19th-century Russia, Allen is a cowardly serf drafted into the Napoleonic war, who would rather write poetry and obsess over his beautiful but pretentious cousin. Allen's cowardice serves him well when he hides in a cannon and is shot ...
Style: intellectual, humorous, witty, surreal, not serious ...
Plot: execution, duel, war, nothing goes right, love and romance, parody, disorder, fall in love, goofy hero, comedy of errors, military, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1930s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
 33K
Bananas (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, political comedy, talky ...
Plot: dictatorship, cia, revolution, rebellion, politics, fish out of water, loser, satire, rise to the top, misfit, political activism, political satire ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Kiss Me, Guido (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When he discovers his girlfriend having sex with his brother, Frankie (Scotti) decides to head to Manhattan, leaving his Bronx pizza shop forever for the fame and fortune of show business. But before stardom, he needs a place to stay. Looking in the ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, offbeat, feel good ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, odd couple, mistaken identity, farce, friendship, city life, friends, gender, urban, couples, best friends, showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%