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A Fine Madness (1966)
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A Fine Madness (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A womanizing poet falls into the hands of a psychiatrist with a straying wife.
Style: psychological, humorous, suspense, realistic, cynical, semi serious, biting
Plot: estrangement, writers, poet, psychiatrist, prodigy, lifestyle, writer's life, artists and showbiz, power relations, doctors and patients, sex, boxing, agent, money, monkey, police officer, escape, scientist, pregnancy, depression, sex scene, love triangle, alcoholic, science, adulterous husband ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about friend, telephone call, restaurant, friendship, couples, love and romance and bespectacled male mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like A Fine Madness: The Late Bloomer (2016), Jealousy, Italian Style (1970), Sam the Man (2001), Lilith (1964), Women in Temptation (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Late Bloomer (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sex therapist goes through puberty after the successful removal of a benign tumor resting against his pituitary gland. He experiences all the changes and effects of puberty over a three-week period.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sex comedy, captivating, light ...
Plot: sex therapist, coming of age, puberty, love, youth, fish out of water, disorder, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, misfit, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Jealousy, Italian Style (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A three-way love affair in the Rome of the early seventies. Construction worker Oreste and young fiancee Adelaide meet Nello, cook in a pizzeria. This love triangle often go to communist rallies, and enjoy the filthy beach of Ostia. Will the hostile ...
Style: tragicomedy, semi serious, realistic, suspense, biting ...
Plot: rivalry, politics, working class, love triangle, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, tragic love, destructive relationship, couples, rally, dark humor ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, rome italy
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80%
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Sam the Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Before he broke out with the J.D. Salinger-esque Tadpole in 2002, producer-turned-director Gary Winick filmed this little-seen relationship drama. Fisher Stevens stars as the title character, a writer with one novel under his belt who can't ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspense, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, couples, looking for love, romance, lifestyle, dishonesty, womanizer, breakup, estrangement, writer's life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Lilith (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Lilith is a about a mysterious young woman in an elite sanitarium in New England, who seems to weave a magical spell all around her. A restless, but sincere young man with an equally obscure past is seemingly drawn into her web. As time passes, ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, hospital, schizophrenia, mentally unstable, couples, sex addict, fall in love, femme fatale, love and romance, doctors and patients, obsession ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Women in Temptation (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a marriage counselor is abandoned by her husband for a younger woman, she sets out for new companionship.
Style: humorous, psychological, light, contemplative
Plot: older woman younger man sex, female protagonist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship, rivalry, mother daughter relationship, childhood trauma, chase, strong female lead, female alcoholic, midlife crisis, secret ...
Place: central europe, prague
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77%
The Prince of Pennsylvania (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There's nothing wrong with the Marshetta family that a little felony can't cure. Rupert doesn't want to follow in his father's blue-collar footsteps, so he and his quirky friend kidnap his father for ransom, only nobody wants him ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, offbeat
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, dysfunctional family, family relations, mine, family in crisis, friendship, family life, teenage life, cons and scams, buddies, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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Mothers (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Plot: mother, masturbation, newborn, countryside, pregnancy, pub, hospital, failed expectations, inner voice, delivery, bus, motherhood ...
Place: central europe, prague
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Johnny Suede (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A struggling young musician and devoted fan of Ricky Nelson wants to be just like his idol and become a rock star.
Style: stylized, surreal, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician, liar, romance, misfit, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love and romance, surrealism, friendship, record company, jealousy ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, wyoming, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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A Different Story (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A gay man and a lesbian enter into a marriage of convenience in order to prevent his deportation, and then gradually fall in love with one another.
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema
Plot: gay man has sex with a woman, gay parent, gay husband, lgbt, caught cheating, hysteria, father daughter relationship, hotel, mother daughter relationship, passive aggressive woman, woman hits a man, suicidal ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Lover Come Back (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Rock Hudson and Doris Day are together again! Jerry Webster (Hudson) and Carol Templeton (Day) are rival Madison Avenue advertising executives who each dislike each other’s methods. After he steals a client out from under her cute little nose, ...
Style: witty, sexy, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: advertising, rivalry, battle of the sexes, screwball, romance, workplace, satire, workplace situations, uninhibited rivalry, verbal byplay, opposites attract, unlikely couple ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, canada, manhattan new york city, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Playing by Heart (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs Trent's charm, but he persists. The trendy, prolix Joan tries to ...
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: aids, gay, architect, adultery, infidelity, couples, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, romance, relationships, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, california, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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5 to 7 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young writer begins an affair with an older woman from France whose open marriage to a diplomat dictates that they can meet only between the hours of 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: extramarital affair, adultery, cheating wife, fall in love, cheating on husband, love affair, love and romance, couples, couple relations, infidelity, older woman younger man sex, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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69%
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Dedication (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A modern love story in which a misanthropic, emotionally complex author of a hit children's book is forced to team with a beautiful illustrator after his best friend and collaborator passes away. As Henry struggles with letting go of the ghosts ...
Style: cynical, realistic, psychological, touching, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: financial problem, romance, couples, holiday, fall in love, artists and showbiz, writer's life, lifestyle, opposites attract, artist, success, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Us 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A love story of the 21st century. Hoping for change, Ema (Jana Plodková) runs away from her family and leaves her husband. She hides at the apartment of her hairdresser, a gay guy Tony (Ondrej Nosálek), even though she barely knows him. At the ...
Style: lgbt cinema, psychological, humorous, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: bossy woman, husband wife relationship, marital crisis, friendship, female protagonist, gay man straight woman relationship, strong female lead, love triangle, unfaithful husband, adulterous husband, estranged son, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: prague
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67%
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Woo (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Gorgeous and extraverted Woo meets insecure and straight-laced law clerk Tim at a blind date.
Style: feel good, semi serious, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: vulgarity, farce, love, romance, blind date, opposites attract, nothing goes right, looking for love, friendship, restaurant, seductress, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Love with the Proper Stranger (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a one-night stand results in pregnancy, a musician and a young girl try to resolve the issue together.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, love triangle, pregnancy, abortion, babies and infants, youth, love and romance, romance, young lovers, couples, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Bongwater (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: David (Luke Wilson) is an artist and a pothead. He's fallen in love with the beautiful and sexy Serena (Alicia Witt), and things are going simply splendidly until poor David's house burns down. Serena doesn't need the bad vibes, so ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, witty
Plot: drug use, addiction, love triangle, stoner, slacker, drug dealer, marijuana, house fire, artist, stoners, disorder, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, new york, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 14K
Tiny Furniture (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After graduating from film school, Aura returns to New York to live with her photographer mother, Siri, and her sister, Nadine, who has just finished high school. Aura is directionless and wonders where to go next in her career and her life. She ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, emotional, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sibling relationship, college graduate, bohemian life, lifestyle, eccentric family, living with parents, parents and children, favoritism among siblings, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, friendship, chef ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, chicago illinois, ohio ...
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63%
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The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: After his mistress runs over a young teen, a Wall Street hotshot sees his life unravel in the spotlight, and attracting the interest of a down and out reporter.
Style: humorous, cynical, semi serious, witty, stylized ...
Plot: politics, interracial relations, journalist, society, courtroom, media, legal action, crimes, dark humor, satire, journalism, redemption ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Hero at Large (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An idealistic but struggling actor finds his life unexpectedly complicated when he stops a robbery while wearing the costume of Captain Avenger, a superhero character of a film he is hired to to promote. He decides to dabble at being a superhero ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, rescue, heroes, comedy of errors, unemployment, mistaken identity, crimes, superhuman powers, dishonesty, fighting crime, society, politics ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Tim Timmerman, Hope of America (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Impeached high school president, Tim Timmerman, seeks to redeem himself and get into Yale.
Style: humorous, captivating, realistic, romantic, teen comedy
Plot: ambition, politician, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, psychological manipulation, politics, prank, rivalry, romantic rivalry, class differences, election, university ...
Time: year 1994, year 1995, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Something for Everyone (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An opportunistic young man working as a servant to a European countess uses his sexual talents to better his station in life.
Style: twists and turns, clever, humorous, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: older woman younger man sex, murder, estate, manipulation, dark humor, cons and scams, love affair, master and servant, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, post world war two, 70s
Place: austria, europe, central europe, bavaria, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After spending eight months in a mental institution, a former teacher moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife.
Style: touching, dramatic, realistic, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, mental illness, love, romance, life philosophy, social misfits, male female friendship, fall in love, supportive parent, mentally unstable, bipolar disorder, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania, baltimore, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Barfly (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Downtrodden writer Henry and distressed goddess Wanda aren't exactly husband and wife: they're wedded to their bar stools. But they like each other's company- and Barfly captures their giddy, gin-soaked attempts to make a go of life ...
Style: talky, touching, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, addiction, bartender, poet, mentally unstable, human nature, misfit, social misfits, job seeking, bar fight, money, paramedic ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Minnie and Moskowitz (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Depressed and jaded after being dumped by her married boyfriend, aging beauty Minnie Moore (Gena Rowlands) wonders if she'll ever find love. After shaggy-haired parking lot attendant Seymour Moskowitz (Seymour Cassel) comes to her defense from ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: hippie, fall in love, romance, loneliness, couples, opposites attract, love and romance, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, love, truck ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new york, california, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Nanny Diaries (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A college graduate goes to work as a nanny for a rich New York family. Ensconced in their home, she has to juggle their dysfunction, a new romance, and the spoiled brat in her charge.
Style: sentimental, humorous, emotional, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: nanny, mischievous children, love and romance, family relations, adult child friendship, parents and children, obnoxious boss, little boy, social differences, relationship vs career, lifestyle, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, connecticut, harvard university ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Out Of My League (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marta may be an orphan, and she may be affected by a lethal illness, yet she is the most positive person one can meet. She wants a boy to fall for her. Not any boy - the most handsome of them all. One day, she may have found her match.
Style: romantic, entertaining, captivating, humorous
Audience: teen drama
Plot: illness, teenage girl, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, female protagonist, teenage love, love and romance, asthma, love interest, teenage life, fighting illness ...
Place: turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Whatever It Takes (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A nerdy teen, Ryan Woodman is smitten with the popular and gorgeous Ashley Grant, who apparently has no interest in him. Meanwhile, dim star athlete Chris Campbell has his eye on Ryan's brainy and beautiful friend, Maggie Carter. The two agree ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, teen sex comedy, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, high school life, friendship, couples, disorder, youth, lifestyle, teenage life, fall in love, wooing, high school, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Goodbye, Columbus (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Jewish man and a jewish woman meet and while attracted to each other find that their worlds are very different. She is the archetypical Jewish-American-Princess, very emotionally involved with her parents world and the world they have created for ...
Style: humorous, sexy, witty, sexual, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: couples, satire, family relations, romance, humble, society, love and romance, opposites attract, young lovers, youth, fall in love, against the odds ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, tahiti, israel, bronx new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Diary of a Mad Housewife (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tina Balser is a bored New York housewife-mother married to Jonathan, a pompous, social-climbing lawyer who ridicules her in front of their children, criticizing everything she does or wears. She begins an affair with George Prager, a dashing, ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, biting, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, mental illness, satire, adultery, marital problem, housewife, family problems, couples, sexual relations, human nature, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%