Movies like Cherish

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Cherish (2002)
 6.7
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Cherish (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a martini-induced rampage, a fantasy-prone young woman is placed under house arrest.
Style: twists and turns, humorous, semi serious, talky, ironic, lyrical, entertaining, intense, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: isolation, house arrest, false accusation, dishonesty, stalker, loneliness, obsession, lawyer, outcast, police officer, lonely man, creativity, life philosophy, eccentricity, police investigation, fall in love, couples, opposites attract, law enforcer killer, indoor, basketball, police, disability, family relations, burglary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: san francisco

Most similar movies to Cherish

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and clever films with plots about storytelling, dialogue, obsession, mentor, greed, life philosophy and runaway mostly in Comedy, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cherish: Gaudi Afternoon (2001), Dream with the Fishes (1997), Sexy Evil Genius (2013), While We're Young (2014), Novocaine (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gaudi Afternoon (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American abroad finds herself falling in with an eccentric group of fellow expatriates in Spain in this comedy. Cassandra (Judy Davis) is a nomadic American who finds herself stranded in Spain, where she's found temporary work translating ...
Style: semi serious, talky, entertaining, intense, realistic ...
Plot: translator, eccentric family, comedy of errors, family relations, women, eccentricity, kick-butt women, amateur detective, creativity, dysfunctional family, betrayal, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, europe, barcelona spain, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Dream with the Fishes (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A suicidal man who can't kill himself agrees to finance his terminally ill neighbor's bucket list of fantasies if, at the end, the neighbor will kill him.
Style: humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: terminal illness, voyeurism, self discovery, nothing to lose, life is a bitch, addiction, suicide, drugs, bowling, death, hospital, fish ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Sexy Evil Genius (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A dark comedy about an eclectic group of strangers invited to a downtown bar by a mutual ex-lover, Nikki Franklyn, a maddeningly sexy, unpredictable and possibly insane young woman who's recently gotten out of prison for murdering her last ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, humorous, dark humor, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bar, mind game, psychopath, deadly, couples, dishonesty, obsession, betrayal, rivalry, group of strangers, vengeance, con woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
While We're Young (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An uptight documentary filmmaker and his wife find their lives loosened up a bit after befriending a free-spirited younger couple.
Style: humorous, ironic, witty, psychological, talky ...
Plot: couples, hipster, friendship, introspection, couple relations, marriage, husband wife relationship, unlikely friendships, midlife crisis, documentary filmmaking, childless couple, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 5.8
 11K
Novocaine (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dentist finds himself a murder suspect after a sexy patient seduces him into prescribing her drugs
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, femme fatale, frame up, dentist, betrayal, crime, crimes, life turned upside down, drug use, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Last Time (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ted Ryker is the top salesman in the New York office of a business machine company; the corporate stock lives by quarterly sales numbers, the competition is keen, and the economy may be in a downturn. Ted's company is marking time until a new ...
Style: cynical, humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: love triangle, couples, dishonesty, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, transplant, mind game, urban, love and romance, romance, city life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.4
 10K
Criminal (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Needing a new partner capable of intricate cons, Richard Gaddis, recruits Rodrigo, a crook with a perfect poker face. The two plan a big-time scam: selling a fake Silver Certificate to currency collector William Hannigan. Rodrigo distrusts his new ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, con artists, crime, crimes, manipulation, manipulations, partners, crime gone awry, cons and scams, criminal heroes, small time, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
She's Funny That Way (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the set of a playwright's new project, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover, and the call girl-turned-actress cast in the production.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, funny ...
Plot: infidelity, artists and showbiz, aspiring actor, actor's life, love and romance, romance, fall in love, love affair, adultery, father son relationship, multiple storylines, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1930s, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nightclub manager Darnell Wright is a perpetual playboy who is almost as devoted to his job as he is to the pursuit of beautiful women. After he sets his sights on the ultra-classy Brandi Web, he launches an all-out assault to win her heart. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, light ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: farce, womanizer, battle of the sexes, dating, romance, wooing, love and romance, dangerous attraction, revenge, couples, dishonesty, obsession ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
With a Friend Like Harry... (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Harry knew Michel in high school; they meet again by accident, Harry inserts himself in Michel's life... and things take a sinister turn.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, murder, family relations, friendship, couple relations, couples, family life, poet, parents and children, crimes, serial killer, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Number One Fan (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Muriel Bayen, a divorced beautician and mother of two, loves to tell stories. She is a huge fan of this singer Vincent Lacroix, in fact she is a dedicated fan. One day Vincent knock on her door and ask for her help.
Style: semi serious, twists and turns, humorous, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: police investigation, crimes, dishonesty, obsession, beautician, singer, beauty salon, woman, fan, pop star, frame up, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 5K
Amateur (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man wakes up in an alley, bleeding and with no memory of who he is. He stumbles into a coffee shop and is befriended by a charitable ex-nun who is failing in her attempts to write marketable pornography.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: redemption, crimes, love and romance, couple relations, romance, on the run, nosy, haunted by the past, murder, memory loss, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.6
 2K
Widows' Peak (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Scandal and mystery reign following the arrival of Edwina in a small Irish town populated entirely by widows. Edwina quickly falls out with the locals while also falling in with the son of the community's leader
Style: witty, humorous, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, false accusation, mystery, village life, fall in love, parents and children, crimes, couple relations, love and romance, society, social differences, social relations ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: ireland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.5
 52K
The Player (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?
Style: talky, suspense, clever, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: hollywood, murder, blackmail, filmmaking, police investigation, false accusation, protagonist as suspect, satire, plan gone awry, artists and showbiz, movie business, film within a film ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, pasadena california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Late Show (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Over-the-hill gumshoe in Los Angeles seeks to avenge the killing of an old pal, another detective who had gotten himself involved in a case concerning a murdered broad, stolen stamps, a nickel-plated handgun, a cheating dolly, and a kidnapped ...
Style: clever, twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: private detective, crimes, investigation, odd couple, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, loss of partner, partners, aging, graphic violence, elderly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.7
 172K
Adaptation. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A love-lorn script writer grows increasingly desperate in his quest to adapt the book 'The Orchid Thief'.
Style: mind bending, twists and turns, talky, witty, sincere ...
Plot: writers, writer's block, twins, obsession, mentally unstable, filmmaking, writer's life, odd, family relations, artists and showbiz, uptight character, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida, new york, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 14K
Gossip (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a beautiful college campus, something ugly is about to be spread around. A bit of gossip that was told is starting to take a frightening turn. Who could it have offended and how far will the person on the other side of the gossip handle the ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, gossip, investigation, college life, teenage life, dishonesty, crimes, mystery, false accusation, rumor, manipulation, storytelling ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Compromising Positions (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An ex-newspaper woman who is now a suburban housewife can't resist getting involved in an investigation of the murder of a philandering dentist who had been having affairs with several of her neighbors.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever, talky ...
Plot: infidelity, amateur detective, suburbs, murder, investigation, mystery, unsupportive spouse, crimes, media, journalism, deadly, couples ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 2K
Rare Birds (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A down-and-out restaurateur and his neighbor hatch a plan to lure luminaries to their small Newfoundland town.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: couples, comedy of errors, cons and scams, couple relations, life is a bitch, dishonesty, social relations, husband wife relationship, drug deal, restaurant, addiction, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Six Degrees of Separation (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The story of a young, gay black con artist who, posing as the son of Sidney Poitier, cunningly maneuvers his way into the lives of a white, upper-class New York family.
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: high society, art, art dealer, crimes, social differences, social climbing, investigation, dishonesty, uncover truth, life is a bitch, con artists, yuppie ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.1
 166K
Wild Tales (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, France, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.
Style: psychological, tense, dark humor, cynical, suspense ...
Plot: human nature, twists & turns, wedding party, revenge, unlikely criminals, fighting the system, vengeance, corruption, violence, destiny, farce, multiple storylines ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 2K
All the Rage (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich cross-section of urban USA find their lives changed when their fates collide at gunpoint.
Style: clever, intense, melancholic, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, crimes of passion, family problems, society, crumbling marriage, weapons, multiple storylines, geek, family drama, prejudice, mental illness, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
No Way to Treat a Lady (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Christopher Gill is a psychotic killer who uses various disguises to trick and strangle his victims. Moe Brummel is a single and harassed New York City police detective who starts to get phone calls from the strangler and builds a strange alliance ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, disguise, police investigation, crimes, family relations, graphic violence, psychopath, law enforcement, deadly, track down, parents and children, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, boston, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 56K
Irrational Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a small town college campus, a philosophy professor in existential crisis gives his life new purpose when he enters into a relationship with his student.
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: teachers and students, college, depression, love and romance, mystery, love affair, character study, loneliness, unlikely friendships, moral ambiguity, redemption, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Head Above Water (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Judge George (Harvey Keitel) brings his young wife, Nathalie (Cameron Diaz), to a remote island for a vacation. But while George accompanies their only neighbor -- Nathalie's childhood friend Lance (Craig Sheffer) -- on a fishing trip, Nathalie ...
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, boat, investigation, dishonesty, couple relations, vacation, deadly, couples, crimes, woman in danger, danger, honeymoon ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 11K
Cul-De-Sac (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A wounded criminal and his dying partner take refuge at a beachfront castle. The owners of the castle, a meek Englishman and his willful French wife, are initially the unwilling hosts to the criminals. Quickly, however, the relationships between the ...
Style: psychological, cynical, humorous, witty, dark humor ...
Plot: island, gangsters, hostage, betrayal, isolation, confined, fugitives, human nature, introspection, palaces castles and temples, on the run, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: europe, england, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 4K
Silver City (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The discovery of a corpse threatens to unravel a bumbling local politician's campaign for governor of Colorado.
Style: suspenseful, clever, thought provoking, satirical, suspense ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, politics, campaign, political corruption, murder mystery, political intrigue, dishonesty, society, love affair, immigrants, election ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 148K
The Cable Guy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When recently single Steven moves into his new apartment, cable guy Chip comes to hook him up -- and doesn't let go. Initially, Chip is just overzealous in his desire to be Steven's pal, but when Steven tries to end the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, cynical, witty ...
Plot: stalking, obsession, friendship, odd couple, danger, designer, buddies, satire, television, dangerous friend, basketball, cheating boyfriend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Slaves of New York (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Meet the denizens of New York City: artists, prostitutes, saints, and seers. All are aspiring toward either fame or oblivion, and hoping for love and acceptance. Instead they find high rents, faithless partners, and dead-end careers.
Style: humorous, sentimental, ironic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: couples, self discovery, society, lifestyle, love, ambition, adaptation, loneliness, bittersweet, stash, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 627
Say Uncle (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young artist (Peter Paige), desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom (Kathy Najimy) as a potential threat to the community.
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: godparent, false accusation, gender, suburban life, small town life, suburbs, lifestyle, small town, obsession, gays and lesbians, social relations, denial ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%