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Cyrus (2010)
 6.3
 36K
Cyrus (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With John's social life at a standstill and his ex-wife about to get remarried, a down on his luck divorcée finally meets the woman of his dreams, only to discover she has another man in her life - her son. Before long, the two are locked in a battle of wits for the woman they both love-and it appears only one man can be left standing when it's over.
Style: mumblecore, sexy, emotional, twists and turns, thought provoking, stylized, tragicomedy, semi serious, psychological, romantic ...
Plot: loneliness, stereotypes, life philosophy, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, couple relations, looking for love, mother son relationship, romance, bittersweet, depression, divorce, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), love, catastrophe, indians, serial killer, natural disaster, relationships, dark humor, family, writers, death, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, storytelling, relationships, dialogue, mentor and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Cyrus: The Puffy Chair (2005), Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012), Your Sister's Sister (2011), Drinking Buddies (2013), Jeff, Who Lives at Home (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Puffy Chair (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh's life is pretty much in the toilet. He's a failed NYC indie rocker, and a failing booking agent. But he finds the potential of a small victory in a really bad idea. He decides to purchase a 1985 Lazy Boy on eBay, just like the one ...
Style: road movie, mumblecore, melancholic, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, wedding, on the road, family relations, introspection, parents and children, hopes, self discovery, love and romance, brother brother relationship, gift, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, romance, best friends in love, dysfunctional family, happy ending, honest, best friends, couples, lifestyle, starting over, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey, usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Your Sister's Sister (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.
Style: sincere, emotional, sexy, witty, twists and turns ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: lesbian, love triangle, relationships, romance, sister sister relationship, solitude, love affair, life philosophy, sex, love, introspection, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington state, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Drinking Buddies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Weekend trips, office parties, late night conversations, drinking on the job, marriage pressure, biological clocks, holding eye contact a second too long… you know what makes the line between “friends” and “more than friends” really ...
Style: sexy, enigmatic, melancholic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: group of friends, relationships, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, adaptation, beer, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, new jersey, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Jeff, Who Lives at Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dispatched from his basement room on an errand for his mother, slacker Jeff might discover his destiny (finally) when he spends the day with his brother as he tracks his possibly adulterous wife.
Style: humorous, melancholic, mumblecore, twists and turns, touching ...
Plot: slacker, destiny, existentialism, loneliness, midlife crisis, everyday life, loser, naivete, parents and children, character change, immature, brothers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, california, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Rose Morgan, who still lives with her mother, is a professor of Romantic Literature who desperately longs for passion in her life. Gregory Larkin, a mathematics professor, has been burned by passionate relationships and longs for a sexless union ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, looking for love, love and romance, professor, love, wedding, literature, friendship, mathematics, self discovery, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, london, venice, paris france, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 10K
Gigantic (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Young mattress salesman Brian decides to adopt a baby from China but is distracted when he forms a relationship with quirky, wealthy Harriet whom he meets at his mattress store. As their relationship flourishes, unbeknownst to them, a hitman is ...
Style: surreal, realistic, stylized, talky, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: adoption, romance, dysfunctional family, family relations, fall in love, eccentricity, loneliness, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, youth, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, texas, florida, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Conversations with Other Women (2005)
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: sexy, heartbreaking, light, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, wedding, love story, romance, lovers reunited, destiny, bridesmaid, couple relations, unfulfilled love, love and romance, couples, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.4
 84K
Spanglish (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Mexican immigrant and single mother Flor Moreno finds housekeeping work with Deborah and John Clasky, a well-off couple with two children of their own. When Flor admits she can't handle the schedule because of her daughter, Cristina, Deborah ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, sincere, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, unfulfilled love, single parent, food, dysfunctional family, infidelity, parent child relationship, relationship problems, private school, love and romance, parents and children, immigrants ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, latin america, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 63K
Enough Said (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Eva is a divorced soon-to-be empty-nester wondering about her next act. Then she meets Marianne, the embodiment of her perfect self. Armed with a restored outlook on being middle-aged and single, Eva decides to take a chance on her new love interest ...
Style: touching, romantic, feel good, melancholic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: masseuse, romance, middle aged, dating, poet, divorce, parenthood, loneliness, goodhearted, couple relations, single parent, middle age romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Happythankyoumoreplease (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Captures a generational moment - young people on the cusp of truly growing up, tiring of their reflexive cynicism, each in their own ways struggling to connect and define what it means to love and be loved. Six New Yorkers juggle love, friendship, ...
Style: touching, melancholic, emotional, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, coming of age, friendship, relationships, existentialism, loneliness, lifestyle, multiple storylines, couples, writers, writer's life, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 139K
This Is 40 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship is threatening to fall apart.
Style: funny, humorous, emotional, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: husband wife relationship, birthday, aging, love, family relations, 40 year old, marriage, relationships, midlife crisis, family, dysfunctional family, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1974
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Perez Family (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of the Mariel boat lift -- a hurried exodus of refugees from Cuba going to America -- an immigration clerk accidentally presumes that dissident Juan Raul Perez and Dorita Evita Perez are married. United by their last name and a mutual ...
Style: touching, light, sweet, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: romance, destiny, adventure, immigration, adaptation, mistaken identity, political prisoner, prostitute, family relations, society, human nature, politics ...
Time: 80s
Place: cuba, miami, usa, latin america, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 23K
Smart People (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Professor Lawrence Wetherhold (Dennis Quaid) might be imperiously brilliant, monumentally self-possessed and an intellectual giant -- but when it comes to solving the conundrums of love and family, he's as downright flummoxed as the next guy.
Style: humorous, talky, melancholic, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: romance, dysfunctional family, father daughter relationship, character study, self discovery, eccentricity, happy ending, family relations, parents and children, family life, introspection, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania, new jersey, pittsburgh, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.9
 1K
Dopamine (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Rand is a computer animator, who has created an artificial intelligence creature designed to interact with children and teach them responsibility. When his prototype is forced into practice at a school, Rand encounters Sarah, a teacher he was ...
Style: emotional, humorous, sexy, clever, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love, romance, fall in love, destiny, loneliness, science, stereotypes, technology, looking for love, love affair, pets, a.i. ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tortilla Soup (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Mexican-American master chef and father to three daughters has lost his taste for food but not for life.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sweet, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: food, father daughter relationship, eccentricity, secrets, eccentric family, looking for love, family life, cooking, parents and children, relationship vs career, love, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 1930s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Jane Austen Book Club (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Six Californians start a club to discuss the works of Jane Austen. As they delve into Austen's literature, the club members find themselves dealing with life experiences that parallel the themes of the books they are reading.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, witty, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: literature, infidelity, love and romance, friendship, lesbian, couple relations, crumbling marriage, loneliness, multiple storylines, happy ending, breakup, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century, contemporary
Place: california, england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
New York, I Love You (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Bahrain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: New York, I Love You delves into the intimate lives of New Yorkers as they grapple with, delight in and search for love. Journey from the Diamond District in the heart of Manhattan, through Chinatown and the Upper East Side, towards the Village, ...
Style: sexy, talky, melancholic, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, interracial relations, multiple storylines, lifestyle, young lovers, fall in love, looking for love, city life, couple relations, couples, friendship, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, paris france, new jersey, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: happy ending, love, relationships, women, romance, divorce, infidelity, life, bittersweet, couple relations, writers, marriage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Happy Accidents (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A comedy that pays tribute to the science fiction genre -- specifically, the sub-genre of time travel. But here the alternate reality is contemporary New York City where past and future experiences of trust, commitment and denial are cleverly put to ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: time travel, romance, fall in love, destiny, changing the past or future, loneliness, time loop, parallel universe, mysterious character, love and romance, misfit, couples ...
Time: future, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: romantic, realistic, melancholic, entertaining, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: best friends in love, friendship, sex, romance, relationship problems, family, love, love story, happy ending, relationships, parenthood, best friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, california, usa, vermont ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Then She Found Me (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A New York schoolteacher hits a midlife crisis when, in quick succession, her husband leaves, her adoptive mother dies and her biological mother, an eccentric talk show host, materializes and turns her life upside down as she begins a courtship with ...
Style: touching, emotional, romantic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: adoption, pregnancy, midlife crisis, jewish american, depression, eccentricity, loneliness, love and romance, betrayal, unfulfillment, parents and children, birth mother ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.9
 2K
Just a Kiss (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of thirtysomethings having problems with fidelity gets an opportunity to turn back the clock.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, talky, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, romance, couples, looking for love, love affair, infidelity, thirtysomething life, workplace romance, sexual relations, love and romance, dancer's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Other Sister (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A mentally challenged girl proves herself to be every bit as capable as her "perfect" sister when she moves into an apartment and begins going to college.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, emotional, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mentally challenged, romance, wedding, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, family relations, justice, fall in love, parents and children, society, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 2K
Expired (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film revolves around Claire, a kind soul who resents having to enforce the law at all times, and Jay, an angry Traffic Officer who loves his job, being the perfect outlet for his anger and frustrations. Coming both from a place of despair and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: young lovers, romance, opposites attract, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, family relations, couples, unlikely couple, love and romance, single parent, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, sweet, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, romance, insomnia, friends, jealousy, loneliness, gay, unlikely couple, looking for love, fall in love, couple relations, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, vancouver, new jersey, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dan in Real Life (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Advice columnist, Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. Things get even more complicated when Dan finds out that the woman he falls in love ...
Style: touching, humorous, funny, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, single father, fall in love, parenthood, family, relationships, romance, father daughter relationship, wedding, love story, love affair, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rhode island, new jersey, new york, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 58K
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 ⇓
26%
Something's Gotta Give (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness for younger women like Marin, his latest trophy girlfriend. Things get a little awkward when Harry suffers a heart attack at the home of Marin's mother, Erica. Left in the care of ...
Style: romantic, feel good, light, touching, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: age difference, elderly, opposites attract, romance, love triangle, golden years, older man younger woman relationship, love story, love and romance, couples, unlikely couple, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, new york, usa, afghanistan, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie follows a mother who falls for a younger man while her daughter falls in love for the first time. Mother Nature messes with their fates.
Style: feel good, humorous, satirical, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, mother daughter relationship, divorce, family relations, love affair, parents and children, couple relations, fall in love, teenager, generation gap, single mother ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%