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: mental institution, on the road, bounty hunter, chase, adventure, romance, misfit, hospital, love and romance, mental illness, captivity, on the run, fall in love, chases and races, dishonesty, false accusation, crumbling marriage, down on your luck, journey, truck, psychologist, highway, bull, mansion, manhunt ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, dishonesty, culture clash and love mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Coast to Coast: Barefoot (2014), Ginger in the Morning (1974), All Relative (2014), I'll Take You There (1999), Mr. Billion (1977). 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, semi serious, romantic, twists and turns, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, mental illness, love story, family relations, love affair, father son relationship, changing lives, relationships, naivete, twists & turns, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana, southern usa, california, new orleans
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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: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: odd couple, romance, love and romance, youth, dishonesty, opposites attract, uninvited guest, couples, love affair, on the road, fall in love, hitchhiker ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 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: touching, humorous, semi serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, disorder, couple relations, couples, romance, dishonesty, family relations, parents and children, wooing, love and romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: obsession, dishonesty, crime, unfulfillment, opposites attract, crumbling marriage, romance, best friends, stalking, love and romance, crimes, shallowness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 1K
Mr. Billion (1977)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A fortuneless auto mechanic inherits a billion dollar financial empire when his uncle dies. However, there is one stipulation. In order to claim his fortune he must arrive in San Francisco within twenty days, and along the way there are a number of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: race against time, gangsters, chase, mechanic, billionaire, crimes, chases and races, society, dishonesty, disorder, power relations, misfit ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, europe, san francisco, italy, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 52K
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: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, stranger, hopes, nothing goes right, adventure, jazz musician, art, unfaithful husband, life philosophy, fall in love, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor
Plot: mental institution, escape, friends, friendship, captivity, cons and scams, mental illness, hospital, psychopath, crimes, confined, misfit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: humorous, biting, dark humor, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, infidelity, mole, love affair, parents and children, dealing with death, love and romance, best friends, crumbling marriage, blind ambition, escape, doctors and patients ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mental institution, womanizer, mental illness, self discovery, psychiatrist, patient, romance, love, doctors and patients, love and romance, couples, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, neurotic, cult film
Plot: mental illness, mentally unstable, gang, love and romance, misfit, romance, couples, fall in love, love affair, hip hop, giant spider, baseball bat ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, humorous, realistic, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: on the road, dishonesty, cons and scams, obsessive quest, romance, gangsters, crime gone awry, fall in love, on the run, love and romance, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, slovakia, eastern europe, vienna, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 2K
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, student life, buddies, romance, boss and employee, workplace situations, love and romance, fall in love, concierge, workplace, rich and poor, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: hotel, concierge, deception, mistress, romance, betrayal, couples, disorder, love and romance, couple relations, infidelity, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: new york, europe, usa, ireland, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 1K
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: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: on the road, lovers reunited, couple relations, love and romance, lost love, adoption, kidnapping, parents and children, mental illness, romance, misfit, screwball ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 55K
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, humorous, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mental illness, social misfits, fall in love, love and romance, psychiatrist, misfit, love, siblings relations, artist, family relations, first love, mechanic ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: cons and scams, romance, love and romance, eligible bachelor, power relations, fall in love, dishonesty, couples, smuggling, transformation, theft, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
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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: witty, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, wedding, luxury hotel, multiple storylines, love and romance, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, honeymoon, anniversary, family relations, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: sentimental, humorous, romantic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, romance, down on your luck, secret, money, love, couples, couple relations, love triangle, love story, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.8
 7K
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, on the road, couples, disorder, romance, crumbling marriage, taxi, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
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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, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, cruise ship, romance, cons and scams, gambling, crimes, dishonesty, partners, love and romance, fall in love, solar eclipse, cruise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly, friendship, looking for love, midlife crisis, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, single parent, family problems, support group ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 4K
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, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, romance, workplace romance, fall in love, silly humor, workplace, society, misfit, fighting the system, love and romance, media satire ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: touching, humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: romance, couples, down on your luck, writers, love, friendship, love and romance, beach, surfing
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: talky, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, womanizer, friendship, custody, tennis, romance, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, lifestyle, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: california, usa, beverly hills, los angeles, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 371
Outlaw Blues (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An aspiring musician is released from prison to find that a song he had written while locked up has been stolen and made into a hit record by a country music superstar. When his confrontation with the star takes a violent turn the ex-con has to go ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, biting, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: runaway, criminal, celebrity, outlaw, prison, musician, celebrity culture, country, false accusation, love and romance, fugitives, rising to stardom ...
Time: 70s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 3K
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: interracial romance, immigrants, veteran, interracial relations, unlikely couple, culture clash, forbidden love, fall in love, opposites attract, life is a bitch, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, iraq, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, disorder, opposites attract, fall in love, social differences, teaching the ways of the world, celebrity culture, country, fish out of water, filmmaking, misfit, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, himalaya, asia
⇓ 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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love and romance, legal, misfit, workplace situations, disorder, workplace romance, fish out of water, urban, shrewd, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
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Dream World (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Oliver Hayes, an aspiring animator whose confidence is at a low point, meets the captivating and impulsive Lily Blush, who encourages him to drop everything and go with her to Northern California in the hopes of fulfilling his fantasy of working for ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, starting over, hopes, road trip, best friend, performer's life, love and romance, inventions and discoveries, animator, fight, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, romance, couple relations, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, love and romance, unlikely criminals, on the run, disorder, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%