Movies like Duets

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Duets (2000)
 6.1
 10K
Duets (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Duets is a road-trip comedy which revolves around the little known world of karaoke and the whimsical characters who inhabit it. All roads lead to Omaha, site of a national karaoke competition where this motley group of singers and stars come together for a blow-out sing-off.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, entertaining, road movie, clever, sexy, light, thought provoking, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: road trip, family relations, love and romance, contests and competitions, partners, ambition, musician, singing competition, on the road, father daughter relationship, catastrophe, twists and turns, natural disaster, relationships, music, life, family, friendship, writers, depression, cancer, justice, fantasy world, destiny, brutality ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, new jersey, usa, nevada, utah, san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, melancholic and semi serious films with plots about dialogue, life philosophy, catastrophe, runaway, storytelling, mentor and redemption mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Duets: Begin Again (2013), The Pallbearer (1996), Pushing Tin (1999), The Best Man (1999), How Do You Know (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 158K
Begin Again (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A long lost music producer finds a singer-songwriter right about the moment he has given up all hope on life.
Style: touching, inspirational, sincere, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: music, musician's life, female singer, infidelity, father daughter relationship, love, city life, street musician, musician, relationships, love story, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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100%
 5.0
 11K
The Pallbearer (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Aspiring architect Tom Thompson is told by mysterious Ruth Abernathy that his best friend, "Bill," has taken his own life. Except that Tom has never met Bill and neither have his incredulous friends. So when Tom foolishly agrees to give ...
Style: melancholic, romantic, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, friendship, loneliness, youth, love triangle, adolescence vs adulthood, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, self discovery, dark humor, high school ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 30K
Pushing Tin (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Two air traffic controllers who thrive on living dangerously compete to outdo each other on several levels.
Style: humorous, intense, feel good, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: air traffic controller, workplace, justice, corruption, paranoia, character study, contests and competitions, ambition, competition, dishonesty, workplace situations, aviation ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 11K
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: romantic, humorous, clever, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: wedding, corruption, gangsters, friendship, romance, african american, infidelity, happy ending, football, college, fight scenes, culture clash ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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How Do You Know (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being cut from the USA softball team and feeling a bit past her prime, Lisa finds herself evaluating her life and in the middle of a love triangle, as a corporate guy in crisis competes with her current, baseball-playing beau.
Style: romantic, light, humorous, witty, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love story, sarcasm, life philosophy, destiny, twists and turns, fall in love, writers, shopping, love triangle, love affair, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 9K
Punchline (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Lilah Krytsick is a mother and housewife who's always believed she could be a stand-up comedian. Steven Gold is an experienced stand-up seemingly on the cusp of success. When the two meet, they form an unlikely friendship, and Steven tries to ...
Style: talky, humorous, intense, realistic, clever ...
Plot: romance, stand up comedian, creativity, family, showbiz, rise to the top, ambition, friendship, performer's life, couples, redemption, writers ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 2K
Angie (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Angie lives in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn, N.Y. and dreams of a better life than everyone she knows. When she finds that she is pregnant by her boyfriend Vinnie, she decides that she will have the baby, but not Vinnie as a husband. This ...
Style: intense, sentimental, touching, entertaining, light ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: pregnancy, self discovery, love and romance, love triangle, fall in love, human nature, women, wedding, working class, female protagonist, eccentricity, twists and turns ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Thanks for Sharing (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A romantic comedy that brings together three disparate characters who are learning to face a challenging and often confusing world as they struggle together against a common demon: sex addiction.
Style: sexy, touching, melancholic, compassionate, intense ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: addiction, friendship, rehabilitation, sex, romance, honest, dysfunctional family, sexuality, relationships, character study, life philosophy, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Dance with Me (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Young Cuban Rafael just buried his mother, and comes to Houston to meet his father John for the first time. The difficult part is that John doesn't know he is Rafael's father. John runs a dance studio, and everyone prepares for the World ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, ballroom dancing, dancer's life, music, romance, follow your dream, mentor, ambition, hopes, teachers and students, social differences, love and romance ...
Place: las vegas, austin texas, usa, cuba, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
House Party 2 (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kid'N'Play leave their neighborhood and enter the world of adulthood and higher education. Play attempts to get rich quick in the music business while Kid faces the challenges of college.
Style: humorous, satirical, light, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, college, party, teenager, friendship, family, fantasy world, destiny, writers, death, weapons ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 38K
The Guilt Trip (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventor and his mom hit the road together so he can sell his latest invention.
Style: humorous, touching, light, melancholic, semi serious ...
Plot: road trip, overprotective mother, salesman, mother son relationship, twists and turns, family relations, single parent, parents and children, parent child relationship, protective parent, jewish, travel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, las vegas, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Friends & Lovers (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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: sexy, humorous, melancholic, realistic, bad ending ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: sex, friendship, existentialism, relationships, honest, thirtysomething life, romance, infidelity, midlife crisis, lifestyle, gay, skiing ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 142K
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, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: husband wife relationship, birthday, dysfunctional family, aging, relationships, love, 40 year old, family relations, depression, family, midlife crisis, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1974
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Evening Star (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Continuing the story of Aurora Greenway in her latter years. After the death of her daughter, Aurora struggled to keep her family together, but has one grandson in jail, a rebellious granddaughter, and another grandson living just above the poverty ...
Style: touching, sexy, stylized, bad ending, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: death, dysfunctional family, family relations, loneliness, love story, nudity (full frontal - brief), natural disaster, single father, multiple storylines, mentor, mother daughter relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Living Out Loud (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dramatic comedy about two unlikely people who find each other while looking for love. Judith Nelson (Holly Hunter) is suddenly single after discovering her husband of fifteen years, a successful doctor (Martin Donovan), has been having an affair ...
Style: realistic, clever, touching, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: masseur, infidelity, divorce, relationships, massage, loneliness, bittersweet, dysfunctional family, transformation, life & death, mental illness, dark hero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
I'll Do Anything (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Matt Hobbs is a talented but unsuccessful actor. When estranged (and strange) ex-wife Beth dumps their daughter Jeannie on Matt, father and daughter have a lot of adjusting to do. His budding relationship with attractive production assistant Cathy ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, satirical, sweet ...
Audience: kids
Plot: satire, unsuccessful, female nudity, father daughter relationship, farce, musician, twists and turns, parallel universe, romance, greed, creativity, music business ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Pompatus of Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four guys sit around drinking beer and talking, trying to figure out the meaning of "the pompatus of love" (from the Steve Miller song "Joker") and analyzing their relationships with women.
Style: talky, humorous, clever, sexy, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: writers, beer, happy ending, lone hero, women, first contact, finnish, life philosophy, justice, gangsters, greed, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, manhattan new york city, pacific ocean, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Waking Up in Reno (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Candy and Lonnie Earl are just crazy about each other. The problem: she's married to Roy and he's married to Darlene. So far it's been a secret affair. But that's about to change, because this foursome is driving cross-country ...
Style: humorous, funny, talky, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, infidelity, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couple relations, on the road ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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House Party 3 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hip Hop duo Kid & Play return in the second follow-up to their 1990 screen debut House Party. Kid (Christopher "Kid" Reid) is taking the plunge and marrying his girlfriend Veda (Angela Means), while his friend Play (Christopher ...
Style: humorous, sexy, intense, satirical, light ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, music, party, writers, multiple storylines, runaway, vengeance, violence, weapons, redemption, fight scenes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Moonlight and Valentino (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Four women who discover untapped strength within themselves when they finally let go of what divides them
Style: sentimental, touching, sexy, visually appealing, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: women, romance, friendship, bittersweet, death of husband, widow, grief, fight scenes, redemption, relationships, revenge, runaway ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Fighting Temptations (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Fighting Temptations stars Cuba Gooding, Jr. as the film's protagonist as he attempts to revive a church choir in order to enter a gospel competition with the help of a beautiful lounge singer (Beyoncé Knowles) with whom he soon falls in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: church choir, small town, music, love story, music band, contests and competitions, ambition, last wish, disorder, friendship, rivalry, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cuba, georgia, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Thing Called Love (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Miranda Presley moves from New York to Nashville to become a songwriter. At an unsuccessful audition she meets James Wright, a promising newcomer. After only a few days they marry but start to quickly regret it.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, country music, romance, musician's life, couple relations, couples, hopes, love and romance, artists and showbiz, twentysomething life, friends, rock and roll ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, tennessee, new jersey, usa, austin texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
No Small Affair (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar, but is about to be thrown out. Although rejected at first ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, sweet, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: love, teenager, coming of age, happy ending, teenage love, topless woman, female nudity, young lovers, teenage life, fall in love, photographer, high school ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, new jersey, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.3
 18K
Country Strong (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon after the rising young singer-songwriter Beau Williams gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star Kelly Canter, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager James and featuring a beauty ...
Style: melancholic, intense, romantic, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: country music, infidelity, dancing, love triangle, twists and turns, artists and showbiz, musician's life, lifestyle, showbiz, ambition, love and romance, musician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, tennessee, las vegas, usa, dallas texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Love Letter (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: small town, romance, mistaken identity, misunderstanding, looking for love, comedy of errors, love, love triangle, older woman younger man relationship, lgbt, unfulfilled love, lesbian ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Frank and Jack Baker are professional musicians who play small clubs. They play smaltzy music and have never needed a day job...
Style: sexy, light, cynical, unusual plot structure, road movie ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, brother brother relationship, nightclub, jazz, music, audition, dog, musician, piano, nudity (full frontal - brief), rock and roll, art ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, new jersey, washington state, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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 ...
Style: mumblecore, sexy, emotional, thought provoking, stylized ...
Plot: loneliness, life philosophy, stereotypes, twists and turns, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, couple relations, looking for love, mother son relationship, romance, bittersweet, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives! (1989)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the sixties, Eddie and the cruisers was the hottest band around. But the tragic death of its lead singer broke the band up. Only Eddie is not dead. He works as a carpenter in Montreal. His love of music forces him to create a new band which will ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, unusual plot structure, harsh ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: music, redemption, musician, rock and roll, happy ending, lone hero, life philosophy, justice, first contact, hip hop, transformation, mentor ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, las vegas, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: mumblecore, road movie, melancholic, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, wedding, on the road, family relations, parents and children, introspection, hopes, self discovery, love and romance, brother brother relationship, gift, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Smile Like Yours (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby
Style: feel good, intense, melancholic, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: pregnancy, romance, women, secrets, infertility, family relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, workplace romance, farce, twists and turns, disaster ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%