Movies like Chasing Amy

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Chasing Amy (1997)
 7.3
 125K
Chasing Amy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything is going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she's a lesbian.
Style: talky, touching, semi serious, melancholic, funny, witty, clever, sexual, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: sexuality, jealousy, lesbian, bisexuality, romance, unlikely relationship, opposites attract, couple relations, twentysomething life, friendship, break up, sexual exploration, hockey, menage a trois, philosophy, happy ending, twists & turns, coming out, friends, lovers, partners, love and romance, self discovery, fall in love, artist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa

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Most similar movies to Chasing Amy

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, romance, couples, relationships, mentor, friendship and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Chasing Amy: Threesome (1994), Jersey Girl (2004), Go Fish (1994), 200 Cigarettes (1999), But I'm a Cheerleader (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
 12K
Threesome (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eddy and Stuart share two-thirds of a dormitory suite. Due to bureaucratic error, a woman named Alex is added to their room. At first, relations among the three are tense. Soon, however, Alex falls for Eddy, and Stuart lusts after Alex.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: odd couple, friendship, college, mistaken identity, water gun, polyamory, pillow fight, gays and lesbians, one female two males threesome, romance, coming of age, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 60K
Jersey Girl (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ollie Trinke is a young, suave music publicist who seems to have it all, with a new wife and a baby on the way. But life deals him a bum hand when he's suddenly faced with single fatherhood, a defunct career and having to move in with his ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: starting over, single father, family life, love and romance, father daughter relationship, death of wife, death, seduction, relationships, romance, love story, family drama ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, lesbian relationship, homosexuality, family relations, friends, lifestyle, society, gender, love affair, looking for love, couples, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.9
 14K
200 Cigarettes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A collection of twentysomethings try to cope with relationships, loneliness, desire and their individual neuroses.
Style: talky, semi serious, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, best friends, new year's eve, couples, nightlife, love and romance, romance, hopes, twentysomething life, singleness, looking for love, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1981
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Megan is an all-American girl. A cheerleader. She has a boyfriend. But Megan doesn't like kissing her boyfriend very much. And she's pretty touchy with her cheerleader friends. Her conservative parents worry that she must be a lesbian and ...
Style: clever, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming out, lesbian, cheerleading, cheerleader, friendship, gays and lesbians, gay, closeted homosexual, graduation, friends, love and romance, camp ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, lesbian, bisexual, romance, looking for love, couples, friends, lifestyle, gender, singleness, twentysomething life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Better Than Chocolate (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Not long after moving into her own place, Maggie finds herself with two unsolicited roommates: her recently divorced mother, Lila, and her young brother. The timing is especially bad, considering Maggie has fallen hard for an attractive woman, Kim, ...
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, coming out, lesbian relationship, transsexual, lesbian sex, romance, lgbt, parents and children, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: romance, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, lesbian, unlikely couple, couples, best friends, friends, couple relations, love and romance, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Love! Valour! Compassion! (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Gregory invites seven friends to spend the summer at his large, secluded 19th-century home in upstate New York. The seven are: Bobby, Gregory's "significant other," who is blind but who loves to explore the home's garden using ...
Style: touching, sentimental, witty, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: aids, friendship, gay, rehearsal, ballet, countryside, gays and lesbians, couple relations, romance, love and romance, fall in love, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 214K
Don Jon (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love.
Style: sexual, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sex, womanizer, sexuality, pornography, masturbation, looking for sex, sexual relations, exercise, obsession, introspection, strong sexual content, lifestyle change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Friends & Lovers (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Friends for ten years, a group of twenty-somethings head for the ski slopes as guests of Ian's father. (Ian and dad are estranged because dad worked too many hours when Ian was a lad.) Dad has something to say, but Ian won't listen. ...
Style: talky, humorous, clever, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, chess, gays and lesbians, singleness, midlife crisis, best friends, opposites attract, couples, looking for love, love triangle, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Love & Other Drugs (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Maggie, an alluring free spirit who won't let anyone - or anything - tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and in the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. ...
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, romantic, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, sexual relations, sexuality, couple relations, workplace situations, romance, love, drugs/alcohol, caught having sex, salesman, casual sex, break up ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 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, twentysomething life, unlikely couple, fall in love, couple relations, singleness, opposites attract, clergy ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, sincere, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, new year's eve, softball, romance, passionate interest, singleness, twentysomething life, sexual relations, couple relations, love and romance, best friends, advertising ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.7
 8K
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, touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, love and romance, couple relations, friends, buddies, couples, infidelity, african american, sex scene, stripper, black romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Art of Being Straight (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A sexy, comedic drama about two college friends questioning their careers and sexuality in east Los Angeles.
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, uplifting, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual orientation, gay, bisexuality, sexuality, love and romance, twentysomething life, looking for sex, self discovery, buddies, love affair, looking for love, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.6
 12K
Get Real (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, coming of age, teenage life, friendship, gender, romance, youth, fall in love, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.6
 47K
Show Me Love (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Åmål is a small insignificant town where nothing ever happens, where the latest trends are out of date when they get there. Young Elin has a bit of a bad reputation when it comes to guys, but the fact is that she has never done *it*. Another girl ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, captivating, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: lesbian, coming out, teenage love, small town, love and romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians, first love, couple relations, self discovery, lesbian relationship, sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Dream for an Insomniac (1996)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl with insomnia who works in a coffee house has impossibly high standards for her love and fears she will never meet a worthy man. Then in walks a new employee and they click - until she discovers he has a girlfriend. Undaunted, she moves to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: insomnia, friends, jealousy, cafe, romance, love, unlikely couple, looking for love, love triangle, couple relations, fall in love, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, los angeles, usa, michigan, vancouver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 16K
Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, self discovery, romance, culture clash, lgbt, fall in love, opposites attract, couples, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, salt lake city utah, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 667
Just One Time (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When the fiancee of a fireman reluctantly agrees to participate in a menage a trois with another woman, she does so on the condition that he reciprocate the favor with another man, which ultimately puts their impending marriage in jeopardy.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming out, sexual relations, couple relations, romance, gays and lesbians, friendship, love triangle, fall in love, twentysomething life, youth, best friends, friends ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 42K
Reality Bites (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A small circle of friends suffering from post-collegiate blues must confront the hard truth about life, love and the pursuit of gainful employment. As they struggle to map out survival guides for the future, the Gen-X quartet soon begins to realize ...
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, love triangle, romance, roommate, young lovers, twentysomething life, youth, ambition, graduation, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, best friend, romance, best friends, platonic, couple relations, relationship problems, thirtysomething life, character study, best friends in love, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, vermont, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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A Lot Like Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On a flight from Los Angeles to New York, Oliver and Emily make a connection, only to decide that they are poorly suited to be together. Over the next seven years, however, they are reunited time and time again, they go from being acquaintances to ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: travel, romance, destiny, unfulfilled love, love and romance, encounter, friendship, couple relations, opposites attract, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sincere, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, sexuality, friendship, teenage love, lgbt, gays and lesbians, teenager, coming of age, self discovery, homosexual ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Imagine Me & You (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During her wedding ceremony, Rachel notices Luce in the audience and feels instantly drawn to her. The two women become close friends, and when Rachel learns that Luce is a lesbian, she realizes that despite her happy marriage to Heck, she is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, coming out, love affair, gays and lesbians, fall in love, infidelity, love triangle, power of love, fish out of water, couple relations, friendship, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Different for Girls (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in present-day London things are definitely not the same. Karl is now Kim, a transsexual, and she has no desire to stir up the past while she's ...
Style: touching, sexy, realistic, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: transsexual, gay, coming out, gender bending, romance, friendship, friends, self discovery, opposites attract, youth, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: sexual, sexy, humorous, witty, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, friends, looking for sex, lovers, sexual attraction, sexual activity, fall in love, friendship, young people, urban, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.9
 3K
Breaking Up (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An aloof, struggling food photographer thinks he has found true love with a fiery grade-school teacher. At first, the relationship is all wine and roses, but as they realize they have little in common besides great sex, the romance wanes, and they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, romantic, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, crumbling marriage, marriage, fall in love, couple relations, opposites attract, male female relationship, interracial romance, infidelity, lifestyle, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Story of Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben and Katie Jordan are a married couple who go through hard times in fifteen years of marriage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, couple relations, relationships, love, happy ending, women, infidelity, family drama, divorce, couples, introspection, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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