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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: humorous, psychological, biting, suspense, realistic, cynical, semi serious
Plot: estrangement, writers, poet, psychiatrist, writer's life, prodigy, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, power relations, doctors and patients, sex, boxing, agent, mental institution, monkey, pregnancy, money, scientist, sex scene, mental patient, depression, family relations, adulterous husband, male female relationship, love triangle ...
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 clever films with plots about friend, telephone call, restaurant, husband wife relationship, couples, friendship and jealousy mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like A Fine Madness: The Late Bloomer (2016), Women in Temptation (2010), The Prince of Pennsylvania (1988), Sam the Man (2001), Lilith (1964). 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: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, puberty, love, youth, fish out of water, disorder, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, aging, misfit, sex addict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
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: female protagonist, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rivalry, adultery, chase, love triangle, midlife crisis, childhood trauma, secret, strong female lead, strong female character ...
Place: prague, central europe, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, offbeat
Plot: kidnapping, dysfunctional family, missing person, family relations, mine, family problems, cons and scams, teenage life, friendship, family life, family in crisis, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, couples, love and romance, womanizer, romance, dishonesty, lifestyle, estrangement, breakup, writer's life, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: serious, realistic, psychological, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, hospital, schizophrenia, fall in love, mentally unstable, sex addict, couples, love and romance, femme fatale, obsession, doctors and patients ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, maryland
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73%
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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, witty, humorous, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician, anti heroes, liar, celebrity culture, romance, misfit, lifestyle, love and romance, artists and showbiz, surrealism, song, anti hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, rivalry, advertising, screwball, romance, workplace, satire, couples, opposites attract, unlikely couple, workplace situations, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, canada, manhattan new york city, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 parent, gay husband, lgbt, spa, looking at self in mirror, male objectification, disco, taking off clothes, marital crisis, hotel, friendship between women, suicidal ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Love at First Hiccup (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high school romantic comedy about freshman Victor who has contracted a case of Anya-itis, (acute and incurable love passion for high school senior Anja.) And why shouldn't he?
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, youth, love and romance, high school life, teenage life, social relations, party, school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, high school, best friend, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, architect, adultery, gay, infidelity, couples, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, romance, relationships, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, chicago illinois, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, humorous, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: cheating wife, extramarital affair, adultery, unfaithful wife, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, infidelity, love triangle, older woman younger man sex, age difference, cheating on husband ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, suspense, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, friendship, marital crisis, female protagonist, bossy woman, estranged son, mother daughter relationship, strong female lead, adulterous husband, love triangle, gay man straight woman relationship, strong female character ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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, psychological, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: financial problem, romance, lifestyle, writer's life, artists and showbiz, opposites attract, fall in love, holiday, couples, love affair, love and romance, success ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: touching, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: drug use, addiction, love triangle, slacker, artist, drug dealer, stoner, marijuana, house fire, stoners, drug abuse, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, new york, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, idiotic, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: vulgarity, blind date, farce, love, romance, opposites attract, nothing goes right, looking for love, friendship, restaurant, seductress, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, offbeat, realistic, sentimental, dramatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, mental illness, life philosophy, romance, love, family drama, social misfits, male female friendship, mentally unstable, family relations, bipolar disorder, troubled ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania, baltimore, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, heroes, rescue, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, unemployment, crimes, heist, disorder, society, anti heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Election (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school teacher's personal life becomes complicated as he works with students during the school elections.
Style: cynical, witty, humorous, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: jealousy, teacher, satire, high school, election, party, infidelity, teachers and students, teenage life, society, lifestyle, campaign ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, new york, washington d.c., usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: sincere, witty, psychological, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, love triangle, pregnancy, abortion, siblings relations, parents and children, fall in love, romance, love and romance, young lovers, babies and infants, youth ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, dark humor, clever, biting, realistic ...
Plot: murder, estate, manipulation, older woman younger man sex, master and servant, crimes, crime, dishonesty, love and romance, palaces castles and temples, loss of fortune, power relations ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 70s
Place: austria, europe, prussia, central europe, bavaria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, parents and children, living with parents, favoritism among siblings, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, colorado, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, witty, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: politics, interracial relations, journalist, courtroom, society, media, crimes, legal action, satire, journalism, redemption, coma ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: captivating, realistic, humorous, romantic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: ambition, election, prank, politics, politician, rivalry, romantic rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, psychological manipulation, class differences, university ...
Time: 90s, year 1994, year 1995, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, friendship, high school life, wooing, teenage life, fall in love, youth, lifestyle, disorder, couples, high school, teen sex comedy ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: biting, suspense, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, mental illness, satire, adultery, marital problem, housewife, introspection, sexual relations, feminism, suburbs, strong female presence ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, poet, bartender, human nature, mentally unstable, social misfits, misfit, drinking, drinking alcohol, profanity, job seeking ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: fall in love, hippie, parking lot, romance, loneliness, opposites attract, love and romance, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, couples, love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new york, california, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Humbling (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Following a breakdown and suicide attempt, an aging actor becomes involved with a much younger woman but soon finds that it's difficult to keep pace with her.
Style: semi serious, dark humor, tragicomedy, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, extramarital affair, actor, aging, life turned upside down, love and romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz, love affair, husband wife relationship, infidelity, delusion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, new england, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
New York Stories (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Three stories happening in New York. The first, by Scorsese, is about a painter who creates his works helped by high volume music and an attractive assistant; second, by Coppola, is about a rich and bold 12 years old who helps her separated parents ...
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young heroes, artist, art, obsession, family relations, hotel, jealousy, parents and children, city life, youth, gallery, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, athens greece, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
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Factotum (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Norway, USA, Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This drama centers on Hank Chinaski, the fictional alter-ego of "Factotum" author Charles Bukowski, who wanders around Los Angeles, CA trying to live off jobs which don't interfere with his primary interest, which is writing. Along ...
Style: serious, realistic, philosophical, humorous, meditative ...
Plot: unemployment, gambling, alcohol abuse, alcoholic, writer's life, lifestyle, down on your luck, bookies, life is a bitch, society, horse race, drinking alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, norway, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%