Movies like Shark City

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Shark City (2009)
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Shark City (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dagen and Kenny are two best friends in their early thirties living in New York who are looking for love in all the wrong places. One of them finds his dream girl, who just happens to be the daughter of the biggest mobster in town, and the other friend swindles her mob boss Dad out of a million dollars.
Style: humorous, tense, realistic, semi serious
Plot: gangsters, ambition, on the run, fall in love, survival, crimes, best friends, gambling, partners, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, criminal heroes, swindle, love at first sight, stock broker, one night stand, girl in bra and panties, friends, crime, urban, city life, sex, bandit, poker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to Shark City

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, fall in love, dishonesty, friends and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Shark City: The Con Artist (2010), Girl on a Bicycle (2013), All Relative (2014), Blue Moon (2002), I Do (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Con Artist (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An ex-con finds his plan to go straight foiled by a loan shark who manipulates his target into taking on one last heist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: starting over, crimes, love and romance, fall in love, cons and scams, going straight, dishonesty, ex convict, rivalry, couples, danger, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Girl on a Bicycle (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paolo, an Italian tour bus driver living in Paris, has just summoned up the courage to propose marriage to his German girlfriend Greta. However, a chance encounter with a French woman on a bicycle the very next day turns Paolo's life upside ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: life turned upside down, comedy of errors, couple relations, fall in love, disorder, couples, infidelity, dishonesty, romance, buddies, love and romance, stewardess ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.4
 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 ⇓
76%
 6.4
 443
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, atmospheric, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: on the road, dishonesty, gangsters, romance, obsessive quest, crime gone awry, cons and scams, crime, love and romance, fall in love, crimes, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, slovakia, eastern europe, vienna, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 5.6
 2K
I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Denise Richards plays Lauren, a divorced wedding-planner who falls for the groom-to-be (Dean Cain).
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: event planner, wedding, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, infidelity, mistaken identity, fall in love, arranged marriage, couples, unfulfillment, wedding planner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.9
 828
Textuality (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two people attempt to get into a relationship, while exiting the multiple relationships they were each managing through their Blackberries before they met.
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, battle of the sexes, couples, fall in love, looking for love, sexual relations, best friends, buddies, love and romance, sexual content, dating, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Last International Playboy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When playboy and one-hit-wonder novelist Jack Frost (Jason Behr) learns that his childhood sweetheart is getting married, he tries to drown his sorrows by dramatically escalating his self-destructive drinking and womanizing. Frost's pals try to ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: lifestyle, introspection, couples, love affair, love triangle, best friends, friends, haunted by the past, human nature, love and romance, looking for love, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, india, new york, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Divine Intervention (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Reverend Robert Gibbs is a young, hip pastor who temporarily takes over the helm of a Fundamentalist Baptist church while his predecessor Reverend Matthews recovers from a stroke. While trying to impress Reverend Matthews, Gibbs has to win the ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, spiritual, offbeat ...
Plot: church, going straight, ambition, introspection, downfall, clergy, rivalry, dishonesty, couples, religions or cults, teenage love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 5.8
 2K
Ingenious (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A rags-to-riches story of two friends, a small-time inventor and a sharky salesman, who hit rock bottom before coming up with a gizmo that becomes a worldwide phenomenon.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, based on true events, light ...
Plot: ambition, friends, follow your dream, couple relations, hopes, stewardess, gambling, entrepreneur, down on your luck, couples, buddies, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Too Young to Marry (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Connecticut high school students Max Doyle and Jessica Carpenter fall in love and feel making love isn't enough, so they brave everyone's objections and get married.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: hopes, romance, love and romance, lovers reunited, fall in love, college, coming of age, interracial relations, best friends, college life, hotshot lawyer, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.9
 79K
Cocktail (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian quickly becomes a patron favorite with his flashy drink-mixing style. Brian ...
Style: sexy, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bartender, ambition, love and romance, couples, rise to the top, buddies, love affair, rags to riches, love triangle, nightlife, teaching the ways of the world, best friend ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
When Sparks Fly (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A big city journalist is sent back to her small hometown to write a Fourth of July story and discovers the life and love she left behind are exactly what she's been missing.
Style: humorous, emotional, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, homecoming, couples, love triangle, best friends, lovers reunited, family relations, journalist, arranged marriage, friendship, wedding, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Four-Faced Liar (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Four Faced Liar is a story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City... A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian relationship, infidelity, friendship, love and romance, love triangle, lifestyle, best friends, gender, romance, sexual content, couples, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 79
So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, friends, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, cons and scams, singleness, dishonesty, parents and children, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
After Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The magical Mole Antonelliana (the cavernous Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy) is the setting for a very unlikely love story. One fateful evening the museum's timid night watchman, comes to the aid of an enchanting young fast-food cook on the ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, on the run, lovers on the run, opposites attract, love affair, dishonesty, crimes, fall in love, unfulfilled love, couple relations, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.0
 6K
Not Cool (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: NOT COOL follows former prom king and college freshman Scott (Shane Dawson) who has just returned home for Thanksgiving break only to be dumped by his eccentric, long-term girlfriend. With his world turned upside down, Scott strikes an unlikely ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sex comedy
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, couples, college life, youth, unlikely couple, friends, small town, homecoming, small town life, romance, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 193
Something More (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Story: When Sam and his friend fall for the same woman, their friendship is put at risk.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: friendship, womanizer, sport team, power relations, friends, couples, twentysomething life, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, fall in love, thirtysomething life, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: semi serious, realistic, sexy, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: romance, love and romance, cons and scams, eligible bachelor, fall in love, power relations, couples, dishonesty, smuggling, cheating, transformation, theft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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2BPerfectlyHonest (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Business partners Frank and Josh go bankrupt after their dot-com start-up collapses before it goes online. Frank, a bachelor and broke, reluctantly moves back home to live with his parents while Josh, a hippie computer wiz who's married and has ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friends, friendship, disorder, partners, lifestyle, odd couple, love and romance, self discovery, infidelity, couples, nightlife, city life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 126
Gaby Baby Doll (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gaby cannot stay alone ; she's afraid of the dark ,of everything .When her boyfriend leaves her (he wants to have sex with her and she gets on his nerves,because she only needs a protector),she's completely on her own .She's afraid of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, couples, romance, couple relations, lone wolves, countryside, love and romance, isolation, confined, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Love Breakups Zindagi (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Love Breakups Zindagi is a movie which tries to answer the question related to love, breakups and life. A couple and many of their friends experience changes and challenges in their respective lives after attending a wedding.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous
Plot: couples, best friends, breakup, buddies, fall in love, looking for love, couple relations, romance, lifestyle, friendship, bollywood, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Mystery of Happiness (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life-long business partners Santiago and Eugenio understand each other without words, care for each other, and need each other. When Eugenio vanishes without a clue, Santiago and Laura, Eugenio’s wife, join forces to solve the mystery of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, talky
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, couples, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, romance, track down, male friendship, friendship between men
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Lay the Favorite (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former stripper's talent with numbers lands her a job with a professional gambler who runs a sports book in Las Vegas.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous, sincere
Plot: gambling, money, betting, bet, bookies, unlikely partners, prodigy, cons and scams, partners, dishonesty, career change, working the system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, new york, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 3K
Pigs (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A college ladies man accepts a challenge from his dorm buddies - sleep with the entire alphabet, A through Z, before graduation. The rules are simple: the rarer the first letter of the girl's last name, the higher the payout. All goes well ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: looking for sex, fall in love, college life, college, looking for love, couples, partners, teenage life, wooing, love and romance, young lovers, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 7K
Good Advice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An investment banker loses everything and must discover what's important in life.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: stock broker, mistaken identity, romance, couples, disorder, fall in love, journalism, dishonesty, overnight success, impersonating, encounter, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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 ⇓
38%
 6.3
 13K
Cocktail (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Gautam is an incorrigible flirt, who runs after every girl he sees. Meera is a pretty girl with desi values and attire, who comes to London from Delhi for a fresh start. Veronica is the spoilt bombshell who loves partying and drinking. Though ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, beach, lifestyle, fall in love, opposites attract, love and romance, couples, love affair, nightlife, bollywood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Middle of Nowhere (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film follows Grace, a young woman whose irresponsible mother blows her college fund on her younger sister's beauty pageant campaign.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, friendship, fall in love, teenage life, ambition, drug dealing, youth, rebellion, opposites attract, family problems, rebelliousness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
My Words, My Lies - My Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: David, a waiter, finds an unpublished manuscript in a dresser drawer. To impress a girl, he claims to be the author. When the novel becomes a best-seller the real author introduces himself in his life and begins to take-over David's life.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: novelist, wooing, fall in love, rising to stardom, love and romance, dishonesty, writer's life, romance, overnight success, cons and scams, novel, manuscript ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 3K
Dark Horse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Iceland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young man spurs romance and helps his friend and himself go through the struggles of their ordinary life in Denmark.
Style: sincere, semi serious, realistic, bleak, humorous ...
Plot: society, fall in love, soccer, love triangle, down on your luck, couples, parent child relationship, best friends, unwanted pregnancy, romance, misfit, falling in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, copenhagen, europe, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%