Movies like The Brothers

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The Brothers (2001)
 6.4
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The Brothers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the other three friends find themselves having to come to terms with their own issues of commitment and honesty...
Style: talky, humorous, sincere, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexy, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, track and field, romance, singleness, friends, couple relations, love and romance, battle of the sexes, society, couples, lifestyle, buddies, city life, yuppie, twentysomething life, hip hop, basketball, african american, friendship between men, playboy, father son relationship, friend, black american, male bonding, blue bra ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey

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Most similar movies to The Brothers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and talky films with plots about friendship, couples, friends, love and romance, couple relations, romance and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Brothers: Diary of a Tired Black Man (2008), The Best Man (1999), Kissing Jessica Stein (2001), Queens Logic (1991), LOL (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Diary of a Tired Black Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Diary of a Tired Black Man is a simple story about the complex relationships between black men and black women.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: society, couples, looking for love, love and romance, interracial relations, romance, opposites attract, social differences, ex wife, black woman, marriage, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 9K
The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.
Style: clever, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, couple relations, love and romance, friends, buddies, couples, infidelity, bachelor party, brooklyn bridge, black romance, sex scene ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jessica, a Jewish copy editor living and working in New York City, is plagued by failed blind dates with men, and decides to answer a newspaper's personal advertisement. The advertisement has been placed by 'lesbian-curious' Helen ...
Style: clever, touching, talky, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, friendship, bisexual, romance, lifestyle, gender, friends, couples, looking for love, couple relations, gays and lesbians, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 1K
Queens Logic (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When childhood friends Al, Dennis and Eliot get together for Ray's wedding, which may or may not happen, they end up on a roller-coaster ride through reality. During one tumultuous, crazy weekend, they face adulthood and each other with new ...
Style: sentimental, talky, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, love and romance, gays and lesbians, couple relations, singleness, gender, lifestyle, human nature, reunion, buddies, looking for love, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 4.6
 816
LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: witty, sincere, talky, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: twentysomething life, human nature, lifestyle, misfit, urban, introspection, friendship, friends, couple relations, city life, couples, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 797
Walkaway (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Walkaway, a light-comedy drama, mocks the clutches of social obligations on young Indian professionals settled in New York City.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, friendship, romance, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, immigrants, interracial relations, singleness, culture clash, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
About Last Night... (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man and woman meet and try to have a romantic affair, despite their personal problems and the interference of their disapproving friends.
Style: sentimental, talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, new year's eve, softball, romance, best friends, twentysomething life, sexual relations, singleness, couple relations, love and romance, advertising, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Two Can Play That Game (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox sizzles as a woman scorned who plans to get her man back by any means necessary. In this comedy about players and those who "get played." As corporate overachiever and all-around fly chick Shanté Smith, Fox thinks she's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sexy, romantic, satirical ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, romance, mind game, ambition, looking for love, buddies, guru, contests and competitions, couple relations, lifestyle, romantic rivalry, advice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Breakin' All the Rules (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, friendship, comedy of errors, love triangle, looking for love, breakup, couple relations, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, male female relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 5K
Jeffrey (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jeffery, a young gay man in New York, decides that sex is too much and decided to become celibate. He immediately meets the man of his dreams and must decide whether or not love is worth the danger of a boyfriend dying.
Style: witty, touching, humorous, sexual, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, aids, gays and lesbians, romance, friendship, singleness, love and romance, unfulfillment, fall in love, unlikely couple, looking for love, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two African-Americans and two Puerto-Ricans (though one pretends to be Italian) go out on the town on a Friday night. They will be forced to get to know each other, and even worst, learn to like each other as friends
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friends, friendship, police, subway, city life, twentysomething life, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, urban ghetto life, interracial relations, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Best Man Holiday (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, friendship, best man, couples, buddies, reunion, wedding preparations and rituals, friends, couple relations, love and romance, romance, eulogy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 2K
Go Fish (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in common. Can Max learn to look past the packaging?
Style: witty, clever, sexual, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, friendship, lesbian, homosexuality, family relations, friends, psychopath, society, lifestyle, gender, teenage love, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Life Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A 29-year-old lawyer and her lesbian best friend experience a dramatic shift in their longtime bond after one enters a serious relationship
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, talky, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: lesbian, romance, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, couples, unlikely couple, friends, love and romance, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 2K
Funny Ha Ha (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Unsure of what to do next, 23-year-old Marnie tries her best to navigate life after college in this romantic comedy. Still partying like there's no tomorrow, Marnie drags herself out of bed for her miserable temp job and can't decide ...
Style: mumblecore, realistic, talky, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, singleness, youth, lifestyle, human nature, twentysomething life, love and romance, friends, couples, looking for love, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 8K
The Wood (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the panicky, uncertain hours before his wedding, a groom with prenuptial jitters and his two best friends reminisce about growing up together in the middle-class African-American neighborhood of Inglewood, California. Flashing back to the ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, high school, homecoming, family relations, best friends, siblings relations, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, love and romance, lifestyle, erection ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Why Did I Get Married? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film is about the difficulty of maintaining a solid relationship in modern times. Eight married college friends plus one other non-friend (all of whom have achieved middle to upper class economic status) go to Colorado for their annual week-long ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, couple relations, introspection, couples, family problems, friendship, thirtysomething life, battle of the sexes, human nature, dishonesty, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Happythankyoumoreplease (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Captures a generational moment - young people on the cusp of truly growing up, tiring of their reflexive cynicism, each in their own ways struggling to connect and define what it means to love and be loved. Six New Yorkers juggle love, friendship, ...
Style: touching, melancholic, sweet, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, lifestyle, couples, writer's life, friendship, relationships, african american, singer, lost child, thirtysomething life, existentialism, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Dinner with Friends (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A husband and wife reevaluate their marriage after their closest friends, another couple decide to split up after twelve years.
Style: talky, clever, tense, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, introspection, crumbling marriage, couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, suburbs, hopes, couples, dishonesty, yuppie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new york, connecticut, new jersey, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, divorce, best friends, romance, couple relations, starting over, couples, love and romance, hopes, breakup, thirtysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Lather Effect (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, talky
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: reunion, unfulfilled love, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, couple relations, thirtysomething life, friends, friendship, unfulfillment, singleness, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 18K
Diner (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in 1959, Diner shows how five young men resist their adulthood and seek refuge in their beloved Diner. The mundane, childish, and titillating details of their lives are shared. But the golden moments pass, and the men shoulder their ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: friendship, gambling debt, adulthood, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, twentysomething life, buddies, couples, introspection, lifestyle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959
Place: baltimore, usa, maryland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The continuing adventures of the barbers at Calvin's Barbershop. Gina, a stylist at the beauty shop next door, is now trying to cut in on his buisness. Calvin is again struggling to keep his father's shop and traditions alive--this time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fighting the system, hip hop, rivalry, friendship, underdog, workplace, family business, beauty salon, workplace romance, drugs/alcohol, friends, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Friends with Kids (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the wake of their friends' marriages and eventual offspring, longtime pals Julie and Jason decide to have a child together without becoming a couple. By becoming "time-share" parents, they reason, they can experience the joys of ...
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, platonic, best friend, romance, best friends, couple relations, relationship problems, thirtysomething life, character study, best friends in love, lifestyle, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, vermont, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Best Man Down (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A newlywed couple cancels their honeymoon and returns to the snowy Midwest to make the funeral arrangements for their best man, who died unexpectedly after their ceremony.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: honeymoon, couple relations, friendship, couples, drugs/alcohol, newlyweds, dealing with death, wedding, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, teenager, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Your Sister's Sister (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.
Style: mumblecore, touching, emotional, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, lesbian, solitude, fall in love, solace, friends, loss of sibling, family relations, death in the family, friendship, love and romance, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 1K
The Inkwell (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Inkwell is about a 16-year-old boy coming of age on Martha's Vineyard in the summer of 1976.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, siblings relations, teenage love, youth, best friends, friends, family relations, human nature, social differences, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, divorce, midlife crisis, vacation, couples, family problems, self discovery, friends, family relations, introspection, human nature, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 275
Hello Lonesome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lonely since his wife left him and alienated from his daughter, a cantankerous voice-over artist strikes up an unlikely friendship with his regular deliveryman. Many suburbs away, an elderly widow loses her license to drive and turns to her wry ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, couples, family problems, friends, lifestyle, urban, friendship, elderly, suburbs, unfulfilled love, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.5
 3K
Love Jones (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Darius Lovehall is a young black poet in Chicago who starts dating Nina Moseley, a beautiful and talented photographer. While trying to figure out if they've got a "love thing" or are just "kicking it," they hang out with ...
Style: sexy, talky, humorous, clever, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: sex, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, friendship, romance, opposites attract, lifestyle, young lovers, urban, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%