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Hollywood Palms (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set entirely in the Hollywood Palms apartment building and its yard, this movie shows how people there live and interact with each other.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, biting
Audience: date night
Plot: city life, buddies, hollywood, gays and lesbians, odd couple, suburbs, young lovers, urban, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, singleness, murder, showbiz, suburban life, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, artists and showbiz, friends, love and romance, partners, couples, betrayal, human nature, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles

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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 friends, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, twentysomething life, buddies and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Hollywood Palms: How to Be a Man (2013), A True Story (2013), The Kid & I (2005), Supporting Characters (2012), Knots (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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How to Be a Man (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When former comedian Mark McCarthy is faced with a rare form of cancer, he hires a young, impressionable cameraman to document his crude and comical lessons on what it means to be a man for his unborn son.
Style: humorous, dark humor, cynical, semi serious, realistic
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, odd couple, introspection, adolescence vs adulthood, life is a bitch, dealing with death, unfulfillment, power relations, buddies, couple relations, pregnancy, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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A True Story (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mike and Matt own nothing and share everything, including their life's work, a screenplay, which seems to be their only escape from the harsh reality that is the Hollywood machine.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, student film
Plot: buddies, desire for fame, showbiz, hollywood, ambition, artists and showbiz, writer's life, innocence lost, friendship, partners, friends, renewed love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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The Kid & I (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Aaron Roman (Gores) is a teenager with cerebral palsy who dreams of starring in a big-time action movie. When his father (Mantegna) grants Aaron his wish for his 18th birthday, he experiences the reality a bit hard to manage.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: artists and showbiz, hollywood, friends, love and romance, partners, youth, disorder, good versus evil, nothing goes right, buddies, odd couple, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2005
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Supporting Characters (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two New York film editors balance their personal relationships while reworking a movie in crisis.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: filmmaking, marriage proposal, buddies, couple relations, movie business, romance, city life, urban, love and romance, couples, friends, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.7
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Knots (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A male-centric take on contemporary relationships, where three guy friends look for love and commitment.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, buddies, battle of the sexes, sex, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, looking for sex, love affair, singleness, wooing, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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54%
 5.3
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Cavemen (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "Cavemen" is a comedic film with a slight edge of drama revolving around the lives of somewhat single, somewhat unemployed guys living in a warehouse converted to living quarters in the 'Arts District' of Downtown Los Angeles, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends in love, buddies, looking for love, twentysomething life, love and romance, friends, lifestyle
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Mutual Appreciation (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Alan is a musician who leaves a busted-up band for New York, and a new musical voyage. He tries to stay focused and fends off all manner of distractions, including the attraction to his good friend's girlfriend. Film of the ...
Style: mumblecore, semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, musician, musician's life, romance, friends, couples, human nature, couple relations, twentysomething life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
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Cougar Club (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Spence and Hogan graduate from college, life is bleak. They have to work for heinous divorce lawyers that torture them. Spence has a girlfriend from hell and Hogan just wants to start his life already. As luck would have it, our two young men ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: best friends, college, buddies, cougar, college graduate, unlikely couple, young lovers, battle of the sexes, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, looking for sex ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.7
 714
Girl Play (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two real-life lesbian actresses meet by chance when they are cast as lovers in a local stage play, and end up actually falling in love. Robin, who is married to her girlfriend for half a dozen years, and Lacie, someone who never had a lasting ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, coming out, fall in love, gays and lesbians, couple relations, romance, looking for love, sexual relations, singleness, gender bending, showbiz, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Where's the Party Yaar? (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is based on Sunil Thakkar's own experiences running and throwing parties for the Music Masala radio station, and having to discriminate between "Fresh off the Boat" Indians and the more fashionable, hip, Americanized Indians. ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Audience: date night, teens
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Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Young, Single & Angry (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Since girlhood, TAYLOR has believed that love and marriage are the most important events in every woman's life. Now she's 35 and single with no prospects in sight. As Taylor and her friends wade through the mire of the L.A. dating pool, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, biting ...
Plot: friendship, looking for love, singleness, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, friends, phone sex, lifestyle, dating, wine, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.8
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LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: clever, semi serious, talky, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: human nature, friendship, urban, looking for love, twentysomething life, computers and web, city life, love and romance, introspection, couple relations, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 515
Watch It (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mike, Danny, and Rick are grown men who share a house in Chicago. They take on a fourth house mate, John, who is Mike's estranged first cousin. John's welcome to the house is crowned by his introduction to a game of perpetual pranks called ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: date night
Plot: prank, fall in love, best friends, romance, buddies, womanizer, battle of the sexes, self discovery, friendship, looking for love, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
 122
Mona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two 35 year old men going backwards in life meet a vibrant 23 year woman, bounding unselfconsciously forward.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
 463
The Foursome (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four old friends reconnect at their 20-year college reunion.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 513
Sherman's Way (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, touching ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Late Last Night (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a fight with his wife, who's leaving him, Dan's day is getting worse by the minute. He calls an old friend for a night of binge drinking and intoxication. They start a cathartic ride through the city's underbelly.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat
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Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Kiss Me, Guido (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When he discovers his girlfriend having sex with his brother, Frankie (Scotti) decides to head to Manhattan, leaving his Bronx pizza shop forever for the fame and fortune of show business. But before stardom, he needs a place to stay. Looking in the ...
Style: clever, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Two Million Stupid Women (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A handful of insults and fighting best friends, not quite the Birthday presents every girl hopes for. Melissa s not every girl. She is determined to collect insults from all of her past boyfriends before her birthday night is over. But her journey ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Let Them Chirp Awhile (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The basic storyline of the film follows Bobby and Scott, two young men in their late twenties who are struggling to make careers out of their artistic dreams but their competitiveness with each other gets in the way.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
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Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers share a house in LA's Fairfax district: Tony's a feckless actor, Chris is an accountant. Both are in relationships on rocky ground. As these emotions swirl, Tony meets his US Postal Service letter carrier, a single mom named ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, teens
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Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Santa Maradona (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An unemployed young man finds his life turned upside down when he falls in love with a beautiful actress.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, human nature, college, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, love affair, twentysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 531
What Boys Like (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While traveling to be the groomsmen in the wedding of their friend Scott, the wolf Dewey proposes two bets to his monogamist friend Jay: if he had sex along the weekend he would give his valuable convertible car to Jay; and if Jay did not score any ...
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 7.2
 2K
Smile (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: It's time again for California's "Young American Miss" beauty pageant, the biggest event of the year for Big Bob Freelander and Brenda DiCarlo, who give their all to put on a successful pageant. But Brenda is having marital ...
Style: humorous, realistic, biting, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: beauty pageant, choreographer, social differences, suburban life, used car salesman, americana, small town, suburbs, couples, social relations, mischievous children, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Someone Marry Barry (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A trio of friends scheme to find a wife for their socially inappropriate friend Barry, and end up finding a girl just like him.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: odd couple, love and romance, friends, romance, buddies, couple relations, thirtysomething life, nothing goes right, fall in love, couples, disorder, summer camp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
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29th and Gay (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Following a year in the life of James Sanchez, it's a story about a guy rapidly approaching thirty, who doesn't have a six-pack, full head of hair or a boyfriend. While his best friend Roxy, an actress-turned-activist, struggles with ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
Plot: theme park, tour guide, best friends, gays and lesbians, friendship, romance, singleness, gender, love and romance, friends, actor's life, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Sex, Politics & Cocktails (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Latin American filmmaker Sebastian Cortez (Julien Hernandez) is unable to commit to his girlfriend and, at age 30, finds himself alone and never in love in this irreverent comedy. On a mission to find the love of his life, he solicits help from his ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming out, fall in love, romance, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, friendship, looking for love, urban, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cuba, latin america, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Blue in the Face (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Auggie runs a small tobacco shop in Brooklyn, New York. The whole neighborhood comes to visit him to buy cigarettes and have some small talk. During the movie Lou Reed tries to explain why he has to have a cut on his health insurance bill if he ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: human nature, friendship, urban, couple relations, smoking, tobacco, cigarette, store, culture clash, social relations, friends, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Men in the City (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The comedy about men and their struggles in life and love.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, semi serious, clever
Plot: buddies, looking for love, urban, thirtysomething life, city life, love and romance, couples, friends, battle of the sexes, couple relations, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.8
 1K
Cattle Call (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A guy starts a fake casting agency in hopes that he will meet his soul mate.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, witty
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: filmmaking, tour guide, buddies, desire for fame, college, nothing goes right, looking for sex, cons and scams, stoners, artists and showbiz, disorder, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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