Movies like Hi-Life

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Hi-Life (1998)
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Hi-Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jimmy needs $900 to clear a gambling debt but a series of lies leads to Ray trying to raise the cash from friend's who owe him money.
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, talky, semi serious
Plot: bar, pregnancy, christmas, actor, debt, crimes, treasure hunt, gambling, romance, family relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, addiction, bookies, unemployment, couples, dishonesty, lifestyle, disorder, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, cons and scams, down on your luck, twentysomething life, taxi ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, dishonesty, lifestyle, fall in love and disorder mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Hi-Life: Pipe Dream (2002), Love Conquers Paul (2009), If You Only Knew (2000), Little City (1997), A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How to Go Out on a Date in Queens (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A self-proclaimed dating expert tries to get his best friend, who lost his wife two years earlier, back into the dating scene, with disastrous results.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, gambling, bookies, looking for love, romance, couples, crimes, womanizer, unlikely couple, fall in love, disorder, dating ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hidden identity, filmmaking, couple relations, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, disorder, frame up, artists and showbiz, actor's life, dishonesty, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Love Conquers Paul (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Comedy - Brendan Bradley, Russell Garofalo, Elizabeth Wood
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: voyeurism, lifestyle, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, looking for love, romance, social misfits, misfit, stalking, small town, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
If You Only Knew (2000)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a young man who fakes homosexuality to draw the interest of a woman. Instead she tries to help him find a date.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: fall in love, comedy of errors, love affair, romance, dishonesty, hidden identity, love and romance, womanizer, buddies, lifestyle, disorder, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Little City (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Best friends Adam and Kevin have a lot in common. Probably too much! In fact, Kevin is carrying on a torrid affair with Adam's girlfriend, Nina, on the side! And if this triangle wasn't crowded enough, the arrival of a seductive newcomer ...
Style: feel good, humorous, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, lifestyle, romance, twentysomething life, looking for love, city life, urban, couple relations, buddies, gender, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, virginia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. Garet, the real arsonist, is apalled that someone else would try ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, farce, odd couple, silly humor, unlikely criminals, unfulfilled love, social differences, investigation, love and romance, couples, family relations, tragic love ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Be My Baby (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After dating several cheating husbands who pretended to be single, Rylee devises a scheme for revenge. She gets a married man drunk, convinces him that they slept together, then shows up a year later with a baby and demands money. Her blackmail plan ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, battle of the sexes, manipulation, looking for love, farce, family relations, couples, disorder, vengeance, gender, nothing goes right, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.1
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Hugo Pool (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hugo Pool is a quirky tale of a Los Angeles pool cleaner who falls in love with a young man dying of Lou Gerhig's Disease.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, melancholic ...
Plot: terminal illness, love, fall in love, couple relations, opposites attract, romance, lifestyle, master and servant, race against time, couples, gambling, bookies ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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A Garden of Cucumbers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Miss Vicki's father dies, she becomes the world's greatest philanthropist. Unfortunately, she is flat broke! Her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, leads the household staff to rob from various businesses by charging goods to various ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: philanthropist, butler, secretary, rich, gang, criminal heroes, crimes, romance, love and romance, master and servant, charity, disorder ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 30s
Place: philadelphia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.8
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Some Girl (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four unstable twenty-something women search for long-term relationships in 1990s Los Angeles.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, love affair, twentysomething life, couples, romance, lifestyle, infidelity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend, brother sister relationship, first date, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, clever, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, partners, lifestyle, city life, couple relations, comedy of errors, urban, friendship, fall in love, love triangle, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.1
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Sprung (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out that she's been fooled, she becomes ...
Style: humorous, suspense, semi serious, realistic, biting ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, farce, nothing goes right, betrayal, gender, lifestyle, wedding, friends, disorder, couples, romance, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Just a Little Harmless Sex (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Just a Little Harmless Sex examines a young married couple that faces a serious break-up when the husband is caught committing adultery with a prostitute.
Style: sex comedy, sexy, sexual, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nightclub, farce, teenager, romance, partners, infidelity, looking for love, sexual relations, dishonesty, buddies, prostitute, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jewish Jack-the-lad David seriously fancies smart, rich Anglo-Saxon Carrie as soon as he first offends her in a Boston bar. They run into each other again and though she still says she finds him appalling he works on it and they are soon together. ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, touching, humorous, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, bar, society, battle of the sexes, love and romance, romance, religions or cults, couples, best friends, social differences, wooing, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
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Loving Jezebel (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man is cursed with falling in love with other men's women.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, dishonesty, friendship, fall in love, twentysomething life, suburbs, store, singleness, suburban life, curses spells and rituals, college, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Free Enterprise (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Young filmmakers trying to hawk a movie titled "Bradykillers" about a serial killer who goes after victims Marcia, Jan, and Cindy meet their screen idol, William Shatner. The two young men, who idolize him and in their fantasies have seen ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, ironic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, love and romance, dream, star trek, satire, stereotypes, lifestyle, obsession, love triangle, addiction, romance, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
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Mr. Jealousy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, infidelity, substitute teacher, jealousy, romance, screwball, couples, writer's life, goofy hero, opposites attract, lifestyle, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, iowa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 524
Game (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India, Kenya
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Widowed Sulakshana Devi is a wealthy industrialist and lives a very wealthy, though hectic lifestyle with her only son, Ravi, and nephew, Balwant. While returning from overseas, she is told that Ravi has met with an accident and has been killed. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: love and romance, unlikely couple, romance, unemployment, pregnancy, wooing, cons and scams, couples, family relations, estate, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Two Much (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young gallerist is in love with two sisters at the same time. In order to solve the problem he decides to invent his own twin-brother.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: twins, love triangle, switching roles, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, wooing, hidden identity, nothing goes right, screwball, adaptation, art, greed ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
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In the Weeds (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's Martha's first night as a waitress in an upscale New York restaurant. Veteran Chloe shows her the ropes and introduces her to the lives of the restaurant staff. Adam, a hopeful playwright, suffers for his art while dealing with a very ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, waitress, looking for love, lifestyle, workplace, workplace situations, relationship vs career, workplace romance, couples, romance, cooking and food, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
 646
Kettle of Fish (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lifelong bachelor confronts his intimacy issues when he sublets his apartment to a fetching biologist. His heartsick fish and his wise best buddy are on hand to provide perspective.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, jazz, friendship, fall in love, unlikely couple, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
 684
True Love (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Donna and Michael are getting married. But first, they have to plan the reception, get the tux, buy the rings, and cope with their own uncertainty about the decision. Michael fears commitment. Donna has her doubts about Michael's immaturity. ...
Style: humorous, witty, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, family relations, bar, friendship, couple relations, family life, twentysomething life, love and romance, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, romance, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, bronx new york city, usa, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Soup of the Day (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Brandon Craig is a regular guy who loves split pea soup and happens to be in monogamous relationships with three amazing women: Monique, his photo editor boss; Wendy, an undercover cop; and Franki, host of the popular Internet show Missleblast. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, womanizer, dishonesty, love triangle, twentysomething life, couple relations, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 10K
Legal Eagles (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: District Attorney Tom Logan is set for higher office, at least until he becomes involved with defence lawyer Laura Kelly and her unpredictable client Chelsea Deardon. It seems the least of Chelsea's crimes is the theft of a very valuable ...
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, romance, crime, crimes, dedicated lawyer, legal action, legal, dishonesty, love and romance, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 776
Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, starting over, looking for love, introspection, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, hopes, romance, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, semi serious, witty, funny, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, infidelity, on the road, couple relations, partners, dishonesty, nothing goes right, crumbling marriage, buddies, road trip ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 7K
Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, on the road, couples, disorder, romance, crumbling marriage, taxi, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
See Jane Date (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jane Grant has just received an invitation to her younger cousin's wedding, and it's engraved with two of the most dreaded words a perpetually available sing can encounter: "plus guest." Come wedding day, Jane had better deliver. ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, best friends, wooing, love and romance, romance, couples, singleness, thirtysomething life, high school, wedding, uninhibited rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 374
Nervous Ticks (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedy about a man (Bill Pullman), who is on the run after his mistress (Julie Brown) confesses to her husband (Peter Boyle) that the two of them have been having an affair.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: farce, infidelity, real time, mistress, chaos and mayhem, profanity, couples, strong sexual content, disorder, down on your luck, love affair, airport ...
Time: 90s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%