Movies like Coast to Coast 1980

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Coast to Coast (1980)
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Coast to Coast (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Madie is a neurotic, wealthy woman who escapes from a New York state mental hospital where her unwholesome husband had her committed to avoid the trial of a expensive divorce. Madie hitches a ride back to California with a certain Charles Callahan, a debt-ridden truck driver. Madie and Charles eventually fall in love while evading an assortment of bad guys including a pair of thugs hired by Madie's husband to prevent her from returning to California, and a repo man sent to reclaim Charles' truck
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: truck, love, mental institution, on the road, bounty hunter, chase, adventure, romance, misfit, hospital, captivity, love and romance, fall in love, mental illness, down on your luck, false accusation, on the run, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, revenge, escape, psychologist, journey, mansion, runaway ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Coast to Coast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, culture clash, love and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Coast to Coast: Barefoot (2014), Ginger in the Morning (1974), I'll Take You There (1999), All Relative (2014), Before We Go (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Barefoot (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The "black sheep" son of a wealthy family meets a young psychiatric patient who's been raised in isolation her entire life. He takes the naive young woman home for his brother's wedding an improbable romance blooms, as she ...
Style: sweet, romantic, twists and turns, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, mental illness, love story, happy ending, romance, love affair, teenager, runaway, road trip, relationships, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, louisiana, southern usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Ginger in the Morning (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recently divorced Santa Fe architect is surprised to find himself falling in love with a free-spirited young hitchhiker.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: new year's eve party, new year's eve, coffee, bus, drunkenness, free spirit, war buddy, age difference, hitchhiker, older man younger woman relationship, uninvited guest, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
I'll Take You There (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman forces a man to move forward with his life after his wife dumps him.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: crumbling marriage, opposites attract, love and romance, dishonesty, stalking, romance, crimes, unfulfillment, best friends, friends, couples, wild ride ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.3
 2K
All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: tense, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, disorder, couples, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, dishonesty, love and romance, wooing, romance, love, stepmother stepson relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 6.8
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Before We Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman who is robbed on her way to catch the 1:30 train to Boston is left stranded in New York City. She meets a man who helps her during the course of the night and the two form a romance.
Style: romantic, touching, sweet, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, chance meeting, adventure, stranger, hopes, jazz musician, life philosophy, honest, loneliness, nothing goes right, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Hammersmith Is Out (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Faust legend retold (loosely) and applied to a mentally disturbed patient in a hospital run by a doctor of dubious sanity himself. The patient (Burton) offers the innocent orderly (Bridges) vast riches if he'll help him escape.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: escape, mental institution, crimes, buddies, misfit, confined, friends, psychopath, dark humor, captivity, cons and scams, friendship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Don Juan DeMarco (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: John Arnold DeMarco is a man who believes he is Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world. Clad in a cape and mask, DeMarco undergoes psychiatric treatment with Dr. Jack Mickler to cure him of his apparent delusion. But the psychiatric sessions have ...
Style: sexy, feel good, touching, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: psychiatrist, womanizer, love, mental institution, mental illness, romance, mistaken identity, self discovery, patient, love and romance, doctors and patients, couples ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Such Good Friends (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Otto Preminger directs this comedy-drama based upon the novel by Lois Gould and adapted by Elaine May (under the pseudonym Esther Dale). Julie Messinger (Dyan Cannon) is an intense woman who hides her wild emotions and desires under her ...
Style: suspense, realistic, semi serious, biting, humorous ...
Plot: hospital, infidelity, mole, friends, escape, best friends, love and romance, dealing with death, crumbling marriage, starting over, blind ambition, power relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Longest Week (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As he eases into adulthood at the age of forty, Conrad Valmont, the over-educated, under-employed heir to the Valmont Hotel fortune, is cut off from his allowance following his parents abrupt divorce and tossed out into the unforgiving streets of ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, sweet, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, fall in love, love and romance, down on your luck, romance, singleness, looking for love, love story, lifestyle, couples, love triangle, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 2K
Mr. Fix It (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lance Valenteen (David Boreanaz) makes a living as "Mr. Fix It," a man who gets hired by men that have just recently been dumped by their girlfriend. Lance dates the guys' ex-girlfriend and becomes the worst date possible, sending the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: deception, fall in love, romance, couples, wooing, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, voyeur, blonde, voyeurism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
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Blue Moon (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After screwing up a money exchange a Viennese small-time crook accompanied by a Russian hostess hits the road to the East.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, atmospheric, road movie ...
Plot: on the road, cons and scams, romance, gangsters, obsessive quest, dishonesty, crime gone awry, disorder, fall in love, love and romance, crimes, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, slovakia, central europe, vienna, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Making Mr. Right (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eddie, a poor street conman, has his 'guess in which briefcase' trick ruined by Manhattan lifestyle magazine deputy editor Hallie Galloway. Due to a bet with her boss, she must transform Eddie into a dashingly eligible bachelor for a ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: eligible bachelor, love and romance, romance, cons and scams, power relations, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, smuggling, transformation, theft, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Lunatics: A Love Story (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: You have to be a little crazy to fall in love. Hank's downright insane.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, neurotic, cult film
Plot: giant spider, loneliness, supernatural being, mental illness, gang, romance, misfit, mentally unstable, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, hip hop ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 3K
Falling Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nursing student forced to quit school for family reasons winds up taking a job as a doorman in an elite apartment building in New York City, where he sparks to one of his residents.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, romantic
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, student life, buddies, fall in love, love and romance, rich and poor, boss and employee, workplace situations, concierge, workplace, doorman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
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Forever Lulu (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A schizophrenic romantic tracks down her college sweetheart to help her find their son she gave up for adoption sixteen years ago to the dismay of his new wife.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, offbeat
Plot: on the road, lovers reunited, couple relations, love and romance, lost love, love, kidnapping, adoption, parents and children, mental illness, romance, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
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Benny & Joon (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.
Style: feel good, touching, sweet, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: mental illness, social misfits, love, poker, brother sister relationship, romance, fall in love, love and romance, mechanic, misfit, disability, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 3K
Plaza Suite (1971)
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: sexy, witty, clever, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: hotel, wedding, multiple storylines, luxury hotel, adultery, marriage, destiny, divorce, culture clash, crime gone awry, alter ego, adaptation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 8K
Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, whimsical
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, on the road, disorder, couples, romance, road trip, love, taxi, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Boynton Beach Club (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A handful of men and women of a certain age pick up the pieces of their lives and look for new love after the loss of their mates in this comedy drama from writer-director Susan Seidelman.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly, friendship, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, support group, single parent, romance, family problems, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 9K
Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, talky, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cruise ship, romance, adventure, womanizer, cons and scams, crimes, partners, dishonesty, love and romance, fall in love, solar eclipse, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
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Amira & Sam (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam, a soldier who had served in Afghanistan and Iraq, meets Amira when he visits her uncle, Bassam, who had served as Sam's Iraqi translator. Bassam and Sam have a special bond due to their time together in the war. Initially Amira does not ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, interracial romance, veteran, interracial relations, opposites attract, unlikely couple, life is a bitch, culture clash, fall in love, romance, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, iraq, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
This Thing with Sarah (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A free-spirited surf instructor volunteers herself as a strictly sexual - or so she thinks - rebound for a heartbroken, down and out writer.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: romance, couples, down on your luck, writers, love, friendship, porn, love and romance, surfing, beach
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
For Love or Money (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New York concierge Doug Ireland wants to go into business for himself and refurbish a hotel on Roosevelt Island, N.Y., but he needs an investor. With a few weeks left before his option on the site runs out, Doug agrees to help wealthy Christian ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, talky, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: hotel, concierge, mistress, betrayal, romance, deception, love and romance, disorder, couples, couple relations, dishonesty, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s, future, 80s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, ireland, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Americanizing Shelley (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wannabe Hollywood player sets out to Americanize an Indian girl from the Himalayas.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, disorder, opposites attract, social differences, fall in love, filmmaking, misfit, country, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, celebrity culture, immigration ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, himalaya, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
California Suite (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Style: funny, talky, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, farce, sarcasm, infidelity, wine, divorce, doctors, brutality, greed, culture clash, crime gone awry ...
Time: 70s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, london, new york, beverly hills ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Shanghai Calling (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When ambitious New York attorney Sam is sent to Shanghai on assignment, he immediately stumbles into a legal mess that could end his career. With the help of a beautiful relocation specialist, a well-connected old-timer, a clever journalist, and a ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, workplace situations, love and romance, disorder, fall in love, workplace romance, misfit, legal, fish out of water, interracial romance, culture clash, manners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Author! Author! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A broadway playwright is burning the candle at both ends. He is dealing with pressure from a production nearing premiere, a wife who is leaving him, and 5 children 4 of which belong to her.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: playwright, writers, large family, children, single parent, love and romance, divorce, parents and children, youth, actress, single father, stepfather stepson relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, israel, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Treatment (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jake Singer is at loose ends in NYC, and neck deep in psychoanalysis with the outrageous Dr. Morales when he meets the enigmatic and beautiful widow Allegra Marshall.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: psychoanalysis, dysfunctional family, going straight, doctors and patients, rehabilitation, love and romance, couples, family problems, midlife crisis, romance, custody, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 5K
Crazy People (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bitter ad executive who has reached his breaking point, finds himself in a mental institution where his career actually begins to thrive with the help of the hospital's patients.
Style: humorous, satirical, feel good, sweet, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: advertising, mental institution, mental illness, advertising executive, advertising agency, romance, insanity, female psychiatrist, sanitarium, group therapy, fired from the job, mental patient ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Seems Like Old Times (1980)
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, melancholic, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, bank robbery, romance, love triangle, dog, dishonesty, crimes, couple relations, bank teller, nothing goes right, love and romance, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%