Movies like I'm Not Rappaport

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I'm Not Rappaport (1996)
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I'm Not Rappaport (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Old Nat Moyer is a talker, a philosopher, and a troublemaker with a fanciful imagination. His companion is Midge Carter, who is half-blind, but still the super of an apartment house. When he is threatened with retirement, Nat battles on his behalf. Nat also takes on his daughter, a drug dealer, and a mugger in this appealing version of a really 'odd couple'.
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, witty, not serious, sexy, funny, entertaining, light, clever ...
Plot: friendship, aging, life philosophy, elderly, partners, odd couple, crimes, couples, retiring, african american, father daughter relationship, lie, old age, apartment building, unlikely friendships, catastrophe, gangsters, twists and turns, distopia, relationships, loneliness, violence, life, writers, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to I'm Not Rappaport

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, melancholic and semi serious films with plots about dialogue, culture clash, storytelling, catastrophe, mentor, redemption and runaway mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like I'm Not Rappaport: Queens Logic (1991), First Monday in October (1981), Tin Men (1987), Grumpy Old Men (1993), Plaza Suite (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Queens Logic (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When childhood friends Al, Dennis and Eliot get together for Ray's wedding, which may or may not happen, they end up on a roller-coaster ride through reality. During one tumultuous, crazy weekend, they face adulthood and each other with new ...
Style: sentimental, melancholic, intellectual, surreal, cerebral ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, writers, violence, fantasy world, justice, destiny, culture clash, vengeance, life philosophy, corruption, lone hero, violent ...
Time: 70s, 90s
Place: new york, california, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city
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First Monday in October (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For the first time in history a woman is appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, where she becomes a friendly rival to a liberal associate.
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: courtroom drama, supreme court, judiciary, battle of the sexes, justice, legal, politics, romance, unlikely couple, fighting the system, rivalry, workplace romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., new jersey, usa
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Tin Men (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A minor car accident drives two rival aluminum-siding salesmen to the ridiculous extremes of man versus man in 1963 Baltimore.
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, sexy, dramatic ...
Plot: car, bittersweet, marketing, business, friendship, revenge, adultery, car accident, transformation, nudity (full frontal - brief), obsession, mentor ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, year 1963
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Grumpy Old Men (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: For decades, next-door neighbors and former friends John and Max have feuded, trading insults and wicked pranks. When an attractive widow moves in nearby, their bad blood erupts into a high-stakes rivalry full of naughty jokes and adolescent ...
Style: funny, feel good, light, touching, humorous ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: thanksgiving, senior citizen, beautiful scenery, aging, friendship, winter, love triangle, romance, couples, ice fishing, buddy, snow ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: minnesota, california, usa
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Plaza Suite (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: wedding, multiple storylines, luxury hotel, adultery, marriage, adaptation, divorce, catastrophe, runaway, culture clash, destiny, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, california
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84%
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: talky, witty, sexy, thought provoking, visually appealing ...
Plot: smoking, culture clash, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), transformation, fantasy world, distopia, melancholy, childhood, dysfunctional family, crime gone awry, brutality ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Handle with Care (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The interlaced stories of several characters in a small town united by their use of CB (citizen's band) radio.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, gloomy, visually appealing, affectionate ...
Plot: small town, radio, vigilantism, obsession, drug addiction, fantasy world, oil, apocalypse, solitude, dystopic future, first contact, bigamy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: nebraska, tokyo, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Faithful (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A depressed housewife whose husband is having an affair contemplates suicide, but changes her mind when she faces death by a killer hired to do her in.
Style: talky, witty, melancholic, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: loneliness, female protagonist, runaway, woman in danger, greed, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family problems, self discovery, marriage, depression, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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The Van (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in "Barrytown", a fictitious working-class quarter of Dublin. "Bimbo" Reeves gets laid off from his job. With his redundancy, he buys a van and sells fish and chips with his buddy Larry. Due to Ireland's surprising ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, parody, witty ...
Plot: friendship, unemployment, working class, food, irish, creativity, erotica, dysfunctional family, police investigation, addiction, distopia, transformation ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, london, dublin ireland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.7
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The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.
Style: romantic, humorous, clever, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: wedding, corruption, gangsters, friendship, romance, african american, infidelity, happy ending, football, college, fight scenes, culture clash ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Roommates (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An elderly, yet young-at-heart man, moves in with his grandson, and both their lives turn upside-down.
Style: feel good, touching, clever, emotional, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
Plot: funeral, adaptation, unlikely friendships, brutality, vengeance, writers, beautiful scenery, transformation, childhood, chase, catastrophe, cancer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Grumpier Old Men (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A family wedding reignites the ancient feud between next-door neighbors and fishing buddies John and Max. Meanwhile, a sultry Italian divorcée opens a restaurant at the local bait shop, alarming the locals who worry she'll scare the fish away. ...
Style: humorous, funny, melancholic, suspense, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fish, romance, vengeance, friendship, wedding, fishing, prank, odd couple, disorder, partners, single parent, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Sunshine Boys (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lewis and Clark, aka The Sunshine Boys, were famous comedians during the vaudeville era, but off-stage they couldn't stand each other and haven't spoken in over 20 years of retirement. Willy Clark's nephew is the producer of a TV ...
Style: funny, suspense, talky, humorous, witty ...
Plot: aging, old age, bittersweet, senior citizen, spy, actor, vaudeville, catastrophe, police investigation, relationships, satire, character study ...
Time: 70s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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All the Rage (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich cross-section of urban USA find their lives changed when their fates collide at gunpoint.
Style: clever, melancholic, intense, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, multiple storylines, geek, prejudice, crimes of passion, mental illness, family problems, society, crumbling marriage, satire, loneliness, family ...
Time: 90s
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79%
I'll Do Anything (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Matt Hobbs is a talented but unsuccessful actor. When estranged (and strange) ex-wife Beth dumps their daughter Jeannie on Matt, father and daughter have a lot of adjusting to do. His budding relationship with attractive production assistant Cathy ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, satirical, sweet ...
Audience: kids
Plot: satire, unsuccessful, female nudity, father daughter relationship, farce, musician, twists and turns, parallel universe, romance, greed, creativity, music business ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Stuart Saves His Family (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stuart Smalley, the Saturday Night Live character, comes to the big screen. Stuart, the disciple of the 12 step program, is challenged by lifes injustices.
Style: humorous, satirical, talky, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, farce, dark humor, satire, family problems, disorder, nothing goes right, family life, self discovery, couples, lifestyle, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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Mr. Saturday Night (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Buddy Young was the comic's comic, beloved by everyone. Now, playing to miniscule crowds in nursing homes, it seems like everybody but Buddy realizes that he should retire. As Buddy looks for work in show business, he realizes that the rest of ...
Style: humorous, intense, realistic, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: showbiz, comedian, ambition, actor's life, family life, desire for fame, aging, talent agent, rise and fall, rise to the top, relationships, writers ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Eugene, a young teenage Jewish boy, recalls his memoirs of his time as an adolescent youth. He lives with his parents, his aunt, two cousins, and his brother, Stanley, whom he looks up to and admires. He goes through the hardships of puberty, sexual ...
Style: funny, realistic, sexy, dramatic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, jewish, jewish family, dysfunctional family, teenager, catastrophe, childhood, culture clash, dark hero, broadway, vengeance, brutality ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1937
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Miss Firecracker (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A girl from Yazoo City, Mississippi pins all her hopes on winning the local beauty pageant.
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, talky, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, underdog, contests and competitions, love and romance, human nature, family problems, couples, youth, family life, parents and children, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: mississippi, new york, usa, southern usa
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78%
Gray's Anatomy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film documents, in an often dramatic and humorous fashion, Gray's investigations into alternative medicine for an eye condition (Macular pucker) he had developed.
Style: disturbing, breathtaking, atmospheric, cynical, thought provoking ...
Plot: culture clash, creativity, distopia, redemption, betrayal, imagination, runaway, life & death, art, twists and turns, melancholy, mentor ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york
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78%
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Girl 6 (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Girl 6 is a 1996 American film by director Spike Lee about a phone sex operator. Theresa Randle played the title character, and playwright Suzan-Lori Parks wrote the screenplay. The soundtrack is composed entirely of songs written by Prince. The ...
Style: sexy, talky, surreal, melancholic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: phone sex, friendship, unlikely friendships, neighbor, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, workplace situations, boss and employee, women, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), satire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Last Vegas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three sixty-something friends take a break from their day-to-day lives to throw a bachelor party in Las Vegas for their last remaining single pal.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, touching, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: elderly, friendship, vacation, aging, golden years, bachelor party, friendship between men, buddies, marriage, funeral, disorder, weekend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, new jersey, nevada, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Pompatus of Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four guys sit around drinking beer and talking, trying to figure out the meaning of "the pompatus of love" (from the Steve Miller song "Joker") and analyzing their relationships with women.
Style: talky, humorous, clever, sexy, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: writers, beer, happy ending, lone hero, women, first contact, finnish, life philosophy, justice, gangsters, greed, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, manhattan new york city, pacific ocean, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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: talky, humorous, clever, sexy, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, lgbt, mistaken identity, unlikely friendships, friendship, farce, lgbtq, odd couple, violent, prejudice, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Jack the Bear (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Story of the relationships between two sons and their father, who moves the family to California and becomes a tv horror show host after the death of his wife.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, visually appealing, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, children, bittersweet, redemption, dysfunctional family, single father, hospital, police investigation, life philosophy, destiny, betrayal, child abduction ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, california, usa, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Clockwatchers (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The relationship between four female temps all working for the same credit company is threatened with the arrival of a new hire, who lands a permanent position one of the women was vying for.
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, satirical, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: office, women, friendship, workplace, existentialism, office politics, loneliness, workplace situations, heist, fighting the system, secretary, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Pushing Hands (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Taiwan, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story is about an elderly Chinese tai chi chuan teacher and grandfather who emigrates from Beijing to live with his son, American daughter-in-law, and grandson in a New York City suburb. The grandfather is increasingly distanced from the family ...
Style: touching, humorous, stylized, light, thought provoking ...
Plot: martial arts, culture clash, tai chi, interracial romance, immigrants, fish out of water, father son relationship, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief), parenthood, redemption, writers ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, tokyo, california, new york, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Critical Care (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Werner Ernst is a young hospital resident who becomes embroiled in a legal battle between two half-sisters who are fighting over the care of their comatose father. But are they really fighting over their father's care, or over his $10 million ...
Style: cynical, suspense, humorous, intense, stylized ...
Plot: hospital, medical, dark humor, satire, parenthood, first contact, fantasy world, redemption, nudity (full frontal - brief), maze, mad scientist, sisters ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Celebrity (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The career and personal life of writer Lee are at a standstill, so he divorces his bashful wife, Robin, and dives into a new job as an entertainment journalist. His assignments take him to the swankiest corners of Manhattan, but as he jumps from one ...
Style: witty, cynical, stylized, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: greed, justice, loneliness, artists and showbiz, ambition, desire for fame, lifestyle, showbiz, celebrity culture, writers, satire, spectacle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Jeffrey (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jeffery, a young gay man in New York, decides that sex is too much and decided to become celibate. He immediately meets the man of his dreams and must decide whether or not love is worth the danger of a boyfriend dying.
Style: sexy, witty, feel good, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, aids, lgbt, lgbtq, love, glbt, destiny, friendship, romance, gay lead character, lgbtqi, celibacy ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%