Movies like California Suite

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California Suite
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, clever, semi serious, captivating, realistic, dramatic, funny, ironic ...
Plot: hotel, sarcasm, farce, fall in love, screwball, multiple storylines, dishonesty, hollywood, romance, doctors, greed, adaptation, love and romance, infidelity, couples, runaway, dialogue, wine, family problems, friends, friendship, relationships, marriage, storytelling, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york, london
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The Goodbye Girl
Comedy, Drama, Romance
USA
111 min.
 7.4
Divorce Italian Style
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Italy
105 min.
 8.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, clever, melancholic and realistic films with plots about love and romance, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, storytelling, runaway and culture clash mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like California Suite: Plaza Suite (1971), The Heartbreak Kid (1972), The Goodbye Girl (1977), Same Time, Next Year (1978), Seems Like Old Times (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Plaza Suite
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, adultery, wedding, marriage, fall in love, unlikely couple, romance, dialogue, crumbling marriage, storytelling, greed, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Heartbreak Kid
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three days into his Miami honeymoon, Lenny meets tall, blonde Kelly. This confirms him in his opinion that he has made a serious mistake and he decides he wants Kelly instead.
Style: talky, humorous, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: marriage, jewish, honeymoon, parents and children, cheating, romance, love and romance, adultery, love triangle, relationships, couples, jews ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: miami, florida, europe, germany, usa ...
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System:   73%
    User:   74%
 
The Goodbye Girl
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Paula McFadden knows: In romance, actors all follow the same stage instruction: Exit. Without warning, her actor boyfriend split today for a movie role and sublet their Manhattan apartment. The new tenant's name: Elliot Garfield. Profession: ...
Style: witty, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, divorce, love, fall in love, relationships, love story, happy ending, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract, dialogue, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california
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Same Time, Next Year
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A man and woman meet by chance at a romantic inn over dinner. Although both are married to others, they find themselves in the same bed the next morning questioning how this could have happened. They agree to meet on the same weekend each year. ...
Style: talky, sentimental, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marriage, hotel, couple relations, love affair, relationships, destiny, lovers reunited, romance, mentor, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 1950s ...
Place: california
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System:   54%
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Seems Like Old Times
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny ...
Plot: farce, romance, dog, courtroom, nothing goes right, chase, bank robbery, unlikely criminals, screwball, lawyer, love triangle, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
Barefoot in the Park
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is ...
Style: humorous, talky, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, romance, love, marriage, battle of the sexes, hotel, opposites attract, eccentricity, love story, relationships, period piece, divorce ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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    User:   49%
 
Melinda and Melinda
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While dining out with friends, Sy suggests the difficulty of separating comedy from tragedy. To illustrate his point, he tells his guests two parallel stories about Melinda ; both versions have the same basic elements, but one take on her state of ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, humorous, tragicomedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, jazz, suicide attempt, drugs/alcohol, crumbling marriage, writers, storytelling, couple relations, relationships, romance, tragedy, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, barcelona spain
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System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
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The Anniversary Party
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While celebrating their reconciliation and six years of marriage, the American actress Sally Nash (Jennifer Jason Leigh) and the British novelist Joe Therrian (Alan Cumming) receive their close friends, some colleagues and their next door neighbors ...
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, infidelity, relationships, artists and showbiz, drugs, dishonesty, drinking, writers, dialogue, party, ecstasy, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
The Taming of the Shrew
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Baptista, a rich Paduan merchant, announces that his fair young daughter, Bianca, will remain unwed until her older sister, Katharina, a hellish shrew, has wed. Lucentio, a student and the son of a wealthy Pisan merchant, has fallen in love with ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, battle of the sexes, shakespeare, unlikely couple, marriage, romance, opposites attract, adaptation, dialogue, couple relations, chase, runaway ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century, 1930s, 18th century, renaissance
Place: italy, europe, new york, london
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System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
A Touch of Class
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Steve, a happily married American man living in London meets Vicki, an English divorcée and run off to Marbella for a rollicking week of sex. They then return to London to set up a cozy menage, despite the fact that he loves his wife and children, ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, betrayal, marriage, hotel, unlikely couple, relationships, love story, crumbling marriage, cheating, love, opposites attract ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london, spain, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   37%
 
The Four Seasons
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, realistic, touching, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, divorce, human nature, unlikely friendships, relationships, marriage, couple relations, dialogue, mentor, romance, wilderness, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   38%
 
The Electric Horseman
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Sonny Steele used to be a rodeo star, but his next appearance is to be on a Las Vegas stage, wearing a suit covered in lights, advertising a breakfast cereal. When he finds out they are going drug the horse in case its too frisky, he rides off into ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: redemption, desert, obsessive quest, freedom, romance, workplace intrigue, pornography, cowboy, horse, escapades, hopes, runaway ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, california, utah
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System:   34%
    User:   37%
 
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Punchline
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Lilah Krytsick is a mother and housewife who's always believed she could be a stand-up comedian. Steven Gold is an experienced stand-up seemingly on the cusp of success. When the two meet, they form an unlikely friendship, and Steven tries to ...
Style: talky, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: romance, redemption, actor's life, suburbs, performer's life, mentor, friendship, showbiz, fantasy world, ambition, comics, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, medical school
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    User:   31%
 
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Metropolitan
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sparkling comedic chronicle of a middle-class young man’s romantic misadventures among New York City’s debutante society. Stillman’s deft, literate dialogue and hilariously highbrow observations earned this debut film an Academy Award ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, realistic, intellectual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, dialogue driven, dialogue, relationships, urban, twentysomething life, unlikely friendships, midlife crisis, existentialism, love and romance, life philosophy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   33%
    User:   35%
 
Husbands and Wives
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, cynical, witty, clever, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, loneliness, divorce, hotel, relationships, crumbling marriage, dialogue driven, midlife crisis, urban, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   31%
    User:   36%
 
The Sunshine Boys
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lewis and Clark, aka The Sunshine Boys, were famous comedians during the vaudeville era, but off-stage they couldn't stand each other and haven't spoken in over 20 years of retirement. Willy Clark's nephew is the producer of a TV ...
Style: talky, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: reunion, buddies, sarcasm, friendship, runaway, adaptation, dialogue, family, showbiz, unlikely friendships, mentor, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1920s
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
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System:   28%
    User:   26%
 
The Marrying Man
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Charley Pearl, wealthy heir and gadabout, is slated to marry Adele, the daughter of a Hollywood tycoon. But, during a wild bachelor party in Las Vegas, Charley strikes up a flirtation with nightclub crooner Vicki Anderson that soon leads to her ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, infidelity, gangsters, marriage, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, nightclub, opposites attract, gangster, love, self discovery, love story ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, australia, california
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    User:   22%
 
Lost in Yonkers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the summer of 1942 two young boys are sent to stay with their stern grandmother Kurnitz and their childlike aunt Bella in Yonkers, New York.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, dramatic, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, self discovery, love affair, mentor, gangsters, parents and children, romance, siblings relations, family, nudity (full frontal - brief), childhood, runaway ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   27%
    User:   32%
 
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Hollywood Ending
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: talky, humorous, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: farce, movie business, blindness, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, showbiz, artists and showbiz, writers, storytelling, sarcasm, mentor, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
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System:   27%
    User:   23%
 
The Big Picture
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood beckons for recent film school grad Nick Chapman, who is out to capitalize on the momentum from his national award-winning student film. Studio executive Allen Habel seduces Nick with a dream deal to make his first feature, but once ...
Style: witty, clever, semi serious, humorous, satirical ...
Plot: hollywood, friendship, movie business, desire for fame, mentor, unlikely friendships, rise to the top, romance, innocence lost, rich and poor, writers, celebrity culture ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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System:   27%
    User:   25%
 
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Best Friends
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a professional couple who have lived & worked together for many years finally decide to marry, their sudden betrothal causes many unexpectedly funny and awkward difficulties. They soon find that being married is often quite different ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, friendship, marriage, nothing goes right, relationships, love affair, love and romance, unfulfillment, happy ending, brutality, couples, family ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   31%
 
Vanya on 42nd Street
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An uninterrupted rehersal of Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" played out by a company of actors. The setting is their run down theater with an unusable stage and crumbling ceiling. The play is shown act by act with the briefest of breaks to ...
Style: talky, clever, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: loneliness, human nature, drinking, russian, family in crisis, redemption, theater, dialogue, showbiz, adaptation, artists and showbiz, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, turn of the century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, st. petersburg russia, manhattan new york city
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System:   26%
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The Real Blonde
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor and his girlfriend handle life's frustrations, while his friend seeks fulfillment with a blonde.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fashion, romance, city life, urban, actor's life, dog, relationships, couple relations, friendship, life philosophy, celebrity culture, relationship vs career ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new jersey
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System:   26%
    User:   30%
 
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Biloxi Blues
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During the Second World War, Eugene enlists in the US Army during the last year of the War and is sent to basic training in Biloxi Mississippi. There he must live with a variety of fellow soldiers while enduring the whims of a mentally unstable ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, dramatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, virginity, boot camp, strong sexual content, innocence lost, wartime, military, camp, basic training, coming-of-age, jewish, military base ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: mississippi, usa, poland, new york, arkansas
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System:   26%
    User:   31%
 
Waking Up in Reno
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Candy and Lonnie Earl are just crazy about each other. The problem: she's married to Roy and he's married to Darlene. So far it's been a secret affair. But that's about to change, because this foursome is driving cross-country ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, buddies, on the road, crumbling marriage, romance, adultery, couple relations, cheating, infidelity, nothing goes right, dialogue, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arkansas, nevada, usa
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System:   25%
    User:   25%
 
Conversations with Other Women
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Reunited at a wedding after many years, former lovers again feel the pull of a mutual attraction neither is willing to admit. Escaping the reception for the privacy of a hotel room, the unnamed pair explore the choices of the past that led them to ...
Style: clever, talky, witty, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, hotel, wedding, infidelity, adultery, folk, introspection, relationships, dialogue driven, storytelling, couple relations, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, london
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System:   25%
    User:   23%
 
Waiting to Exhale
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined ...
Style: touching, sexy, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, romance, divorce, adultery, best friends, women, feminism, unlikely friendships, couple relations, suburbs, relationships, stereotypes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, usa
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System:   25%
    User:   25%
 
Roseanna's Grave
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Roseanna is dying of a heart condition, and all she wants is to be buried next to her daughter, in a cemetery that is getting full fast. The cemetery can't expand because Capestro, the man who owns the land next to the cemetery, won't ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, feel good ...
Plot: romance, terminal illness, death, fighting the system, hospital, love story, eccentric family, small town, beautiful scenery, farce, love, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, europe, france
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System:   25%
    User:   21%
 

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The Brothers McMullen
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Deals with the lives of the three Irish Catholic McMullen brothers from Long Island, New York, over three months, as they grapple with basic ideas and values — love, sex, marriage, religion and family — in the 1990s. Directed, written, produced ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.
Style: talky, realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 2000s
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