Movies like Celeste & Jesse Forever

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Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
 6.6
 28K
Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding novelist; he, a free spirit who keeps things from getting boring. Their only problem is that they have decided to get divorced. Can their perfect relationship withstand this minor setback?
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic, romantic, light, emotional, realistic, mumblecore, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, divorce, best friends, romance, couple relations, love and romance, starting over, couples, looking for love, hopes, breakup, thirtysomething life, relationship problems, ex husband ex wife relationship, husband wife relationship, honest, bittersweet, happy ending, dysfunctional family, best friends in love, friends, childhood sweetheart, homosexual, urban, slacker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, california, san francisco

Most similar movies to Celeste & Jesse Forever

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and melancholic films with plots about romance, love and romance, friendship, couples, couple relations, friends and life philosophy mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Celeste & Jesse Forever: The Break-Up (2006), Friends with Kids (2011), Love at the Christmas Table (2012), The Story of Us (1999), Stuck in Love (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 121K
The Break-Up (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Cohabitating couple Gary and Brooke find their once-blissful romance on the rocks when petty spats about lemons and dirty dishes mushroom into an all-out battle for custody of their upscale Chicago condo. An escalating argument ensues as Gary and ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, cynical, funny, intense ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, breakup, opposites attract, unsupportive spouse, uninhibited rivalry, romance, verbal byplay, battle of the sexes, hopes, family problems, rivalry, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Friends with Kids (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the wake of their friends' marriages and eventual offspring, longtime pals Julie and Jason decide to have a child together without becoming a couple. By becoming "time-share" parents, they reason, they can experience the joys of ...
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, platonic, best friend, romance, best friends, couple relations, best friends in love, relationship problems, thirtysomething life, character study, love and romance, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, vermont, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Love at the Christmas Table (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Family friends Sam and Kat spend every Christmas Eve at the Children's Table. They grow up together, sharing the highs and lows of young adulthood. And at thirty, Sam realizes that Kat is the one...but he's afraid that the past will get in ...
Style: feel good, light, sweet, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends in love, childhood friends, best friends, love and romance, romance, thirtysomething life, true love, party, bully, holiday, tango, house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Story of Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben and Katie Jordan are a married couple who go through hard times in fifteen years of marriage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, couple relations, relationships, love, happy ending, women, infidelity, family drama, divorce, bittersweet, introspection, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.2
 81K
Stuck in Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An acclaimed writer, his ex-wife, and their teenaged children come to terms with the complexities of love in all its forms over the course of one tumultuous year.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: writer's life, teenage love, love, youth, family relations, coming of age, casual sex, first love, family life, family, unhappiness, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
How to Be Single (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.
Style: romantic, humorous, sentimental, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: singleness, couple relations, romance, friendship, pregnancy, looking for love, drinking, breakup, bar, women, single, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Waiting to Exhale (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined ...
Style: touching, sincere, sexy, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, infidelity, romance, best friends, looking for love, love and romance, couple relations, thirtysomething life, fall in love, love affair, single mother ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During their travels from Chicago to New York, Harry and Sally Will debate whether or not sex ruins a perfect relationship between a man and a woman. Eleven years later, and they're still no closer to finding the answer.
Style: sentimental, sincere, feel good, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, male female friendship, love and romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, romance, friends, platonic, up and down relationship, falling in love, opposites attract, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1987, year 1977
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Next Best Thing (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A comedy-drama about best friends - one a straight woman, Abbie, the other a gay man, Robert - who decide to have a child together. Five years later, Abbie falls in love with a straight man and wants to move away with her and Robert's little ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, custody battle, couple relations, aids, divorce, gay, breakup, stereotypes, best friend, yoga, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, santa monica california, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Conversations with Other Women (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Reunited at a wedding after many years, former lovers again feel the pull of a mutual attraction neither is willing to admit. Escaping the reception for the privacy of a hotel room, the unnamed pair explore the choices of the past that led them to ...
Style: touching, sincere, humorous, sexy, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lovers reunited, wedding, bridesmaid, romance, infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, couples, hopes, male female relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Broken English (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Japan, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nora Wilder (Parker Posey), a single, career woman works at a Manhattan boutique hotel where her excellent skills in guest relations lack in the romantic department. If it is not her loving and dominant mother (Gena Rowlands) attempting to set her ...
Style: sentimental, light, sweet, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, looking for love, single, cliche, thirtysomething life, loneliness, dating, language barrier, sexual relations, overbearing, hung over ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, usa, europe, new york, croatia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
About Last Night... (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A man and woman meet and try to have a romantic affair, despite their personal problems and the interference of their disapproving friends.
Style: sentimental, talky, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, softball, new year's eve, romance, bittersweet, love and romance, thirtysomething life, passionate interest, sexual relations, twentysomething life, couple relations, singleness ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Drinking Buddies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Weekend trips, office parties, late night conversations, drinking on the job, marriage pressure, biological clocks, holding eye contact a second too long… you know what makes the line between “friends” and “more than friends” really ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, mumblecore, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, couple relations, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, weekend, unfulfillment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, group of friends, profanity, break up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Frankie and Johnny (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Johnny is released from prison following a forgery charge, he quickly lands a job as a short-order cook at a New York diner. Following a brief fling with waitress Cora, Frankie develops an attraction for Cora's friend and fellow waitress ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: cafe, greek, true love, romance, friendship, starting over, self discovery, male female relationship, restaurant, life philosophy, love, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 24K
Mystic Pizza (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in Mystic Connecticut.
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: small town, coming of age, commitment, coming-of-age, romance, siblings relations, small town life, teenage life, love and romance, hopes, graduation, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new england, connecticut, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Catch and Release (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Gray Wheeler just lost everything. But it could be the best thing that ever happened to her. After the death of her fiancé, Gray moves in with her late love's best friends. While Sam and Dennis do their best to cheer Gray up, Fritz ...
Style: sentimental, tragicomedy, inspirational, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: friendship, romance, love triangle, starting over, infidelity, family relations, death in the family, self discovery, secret, illegitimate son, funeral, secrets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, malibu california, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Happythankyoumoreplease (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Captures a generational moment - young people on the cusp of truly growing up, tiring of their reflexive cynicism, each in their own ways struggling to connect and define what it means to love and be loved. Six New Yorkers juggle love, friendship, ...
Style: touching, melancholic, sweet, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, lifestyle, couples, writer's life, friendship, relationships, african american, singer, lost child, thirtysomething life, existentialism, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Life Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A 29-year-old lawyer and her lesbian best friend experience a dramatic shift in their longtime bond after one enters a serious relationship
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, talky, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: lesbian, romance, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, couples, unlikely couple, friends, love and romance, couple relations, female friendship, friendship between women ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.5
 4K
Love Jones (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Darius Lovehall is a young black poet in Chicago who starts dating Nina Moseley, a beautiful and talented photographer. While trying to figure out if they've got a "love thing" or are just "kicking it," they hang out with ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, romantic, light, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, friendship, romance, sex, lifestyle, writer's life, opposites attract, african american, honest, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 13K
Chinese Puzzle (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Xavier is a 40-year-old father of two who still finds life very complicated. When the mother of his children moves to New York, he can't bear them growing up far away from him and so he decides to move there as well.
Style: humorous, touching, witty, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, starting over, old love, fall in love, longing, couples, parents and children, immigrants, family problems, separated parents, immigration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, france, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: feel good, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous
Plot: couples, looking for love, buddies, best friends, breakup, fall in love, friendship, couple relations, romance, lifestyle, love affair, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
500 Days of Summer (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tom, greeting-card writer and hopeless romantic, is caught completely off-guard when his girlfriend, Summer, suddenly dumps him. He reflects on their 500 days together to try to figure out where their love affair went sour, and in doing so, Tom ...
Style: realistic, sweet, humorous, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teen drama, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, breakup, love, relationships, life philosophy, platonic, unfulfilled love, heartache, couples, fall in love, architect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Sex and the City (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A New York writer on sex and love is finally getting married to her Mr. Big. But her three best girlfriends must console her after one of them inadvertently leads Mr. Big to jilt her.
Style: witty, light, romantic, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: fashion, city life, friendship, love and romance, sexual relations, family relations, couple relations, lifestyle, couples, best friends, marriage, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, los angeles, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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30 Years to Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: First of all, the title does not refer to someone sentenced to jail. It is a movie about 6 lifetime friends who are all hitting the big `3-0' together during the same year. Each one looks inside themselves to see where has my life gone and what ...
Style: witty, humorous, sincere, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, love and romance, starting over, midlife crisis, lifestyle, society, looking for love, buddies, human nature, relationship vs career, romance, thirtysomething life ...
Time: future
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 759
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, sentimental, touching, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, introspection, starting over, looking for love, wooing, couples, romance, hopes, couple relations, sexual relations, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jessica, a Jewish copy editor living and working in New York City, is plagued by failed blind dates with men, and decides to answer a newspaper's personal advertisement. The advertisement has been placed by 'lesbian-curious' Helen ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, romantic, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, bisexual, friendship, romance, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, lesbian romance, gays and lesbians, secret love, twentysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.0
 14K
200 Cigarettes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A collection of twentysomethings try to cope with relationships, loneliness, desire and their individual neuroses.
Style: talky, feel good, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, best friends, new year's eve, romance, nightlife, love and romance, couples, looking for love, sexual dysfunction, twentysomething life, singleness, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981, year 1982
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.9
 126K
Manhattan (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.
Style: intellectual, humorous, sincere, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, mistress, love triangle, age difference, divorce, crumbling relationship, city life, dating, adultery, friendship, love affair, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Changing Hearts (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on Daniel Wright's award-winning play "Colored Eggs", is a drama/comedy about life, loss and love among an eccentric group of characters whose lives intersect under less than ideal circumstances.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, love, couple relations, looking for love, best friends, romance, terminal illness, dealing with death, small town, hospital, cancer, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
About Last Night (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A modern reimagining of the classic romantic comedy, this contemporary version closely follows new love for two couples as they journey from the bar to the bedroom and are eventually put to the test in the real world.
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, looking for love, love and romance, couples, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life, sexual relations, couple relations, up and down relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, attempted seduction, black man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%