Movies like Irreconcilable Differences

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Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
 5.8
 3K
Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Alternating between the past and the present, a precocious little girl sues her selfish, career-driven parents for emancipation, surprising them both.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, clever, feel good, realistic, witty, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, hollywood, dysfunctional family, battle of the sexes, custody, family relations, couple relations, womanizer, legal action, parents and children, love and romance, ambition, fall in love, love affair, artists and showbiz, legal, family problems, society, couples, introspection, crumbling marriage, courtroom drama, eccentric family, master and servant, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, usa

Most similar movies to Irreconcilable Differences

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, divorce, dialogue, catastrophe and mentor mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Irreconcilable Differences: Something to Talk About (1995), The Other Sister (1999), An Unmarried Woman (1978), Nothing in Common (1986), Moonstruck (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Something to Talk About (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In one of her best-ever roles, Julia Roberts is Grace, whose reaction to the infidelities of Eddie (Dennis Quaid) turns the lives and loves of the people around her into something like falling dominoes. Robert Duvall, Gena Rowlands, Kyra Sedgwick ...
Style: talky, humorous, feel good, light, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, infidelity, family problems, family relations, couple relations, family life, human nature, romance, self discovery, parents and children, contests and competitions, society ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Other Sister (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A mentally challenged girl proves herself to be every bit as capable as her "perfect" sister when she moves into an apartment and begins going to college.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mentally challenged, romance, family relations, fall in love, parents and children, love and romance, society, looking for love, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
An Unmarried Woman (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A wealthy woman from Manhattan's Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of 16 years leaves her for a younger woman.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, psychological, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, starting over, midlife crisis, infidelity, love and romance, parents and children, romance, fall in love, couple relations, hopes, crumbling marriage, human nature ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Nothing in Common (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: On his way up the corporate ladder, David Basner confronts his greatest challenge: his father.
Style: touching, sentimental, clever, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: divorce, office, human nature, couple relations, crumbling marriage, love and romance, hopes, parents and children, romance, workplace situations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 43K
Moonstruck (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cher is devastatingly funny, sinuous and beautiful as Loretta, an unlucky-in-love Italian widow who finds romance through the intervention of the Manhattan moon. With her wedding to a close friend just weeks away, she meets - and falls hopelessly in ...
Style: sentimental, clever, humorous, talky, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, italian restaurant, romance, infidelity, love and romance, siblings relations, fall in love, parents and children, family relations, ethnic, eccentric family, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
California Suite (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: hotel, tennis, custody, friendship, multiple storylines, couples, love affair, family problems, dishonesty, friends, hollywood, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: california, usa, beverly hills, los angeles, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Darling Companion (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a woman who loves her dog more than her husband. And then her husband loses the dog.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pets, couple relations, family problems, family life, disorder, love and romance, parents and children, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, golden years, lifestyle, search ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.5
 4K
Once Around (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Renata Bella feels like a failure at life and career. But when Renata attends a seminar on selling real estate, she finally finds True Love. Sam Sharpe, while a top-notch, successful salesman, is much older than Renata. She is swept away by his ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, eccentric family, couples, love affair, opposites attract, family relations, fall in love, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, family in crisis, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: caribbean, new england, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 2K
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: witty, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, anniversary, midlife crisis, love triangle, honeymoon, lovers reunited, family problems, dishonesty, love affair, couples, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, couples, introspection, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Postcards from the Edge (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Substance-addicted Hollywood actress Suzanne Vale is on the skids. After a spell at a detox centre her film company insists as a condition of continuing to employ her that she live with her mother Doris Mann, herself once a star and now a champion ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, melancholic ...
Plot: hollywood, mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, rehabilitation, filmmaking, addiction, drug abuse, parents and children, family problems, drug addict, self discovery, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
She's Having a Baby (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do they want babies? Their parents certainly want them to. Is married life ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: parenthood, pregnancy, midlife crisis, self discovery, coming of age, couple relations, single parent, romance, student life, unfulfillment, babies and infants, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.4
 852
Blume in Love (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Lawyer Stephen Blume, specialized in divorces, lives a paradoxical situation when, having his own marriage break up, is still in love with his ex-wife. Gedorge Segal plays a divorce lawyer who is divorced himself after his wife (Susan Anspach) ...
Style: realistic, talky, sentimental, humorous, clever ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, divorce, marriage, lawyer, couples, breakup, romance, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, unfulfillment ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, italy, europe, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, divorce, midlife crisis, vacation, introspection, human nature, friends, family relations, family problems, couples, partners, wilderness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Corrina, Corrina (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father and daughter a whole ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, self discovery, single parent, nanny, housekeeper, parents and children, romance, youth, hopes, unfulfillment, boss and employee, dealing with death ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Jane Austen Book Club (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Six Californians start a club to discuss the works of Jane Austen. As they delve into Austen's literature, the club members find themselves dealing with life experiences that parallel the themes of the books they are reading.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: book, friendship, love and romance, infidelity, couple relations, crumbling marriage, literature, break-up, teacher, reconciliation, computer genius, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: usa, california, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.3
 38K
Hope Springs (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After thirty years of marriage, a middle-aged couple attends an intense, week-long counseling session to work on their relationship.
Style: sincere, humorous, talky, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, elderly, romance, family problems, love and romance, crumbling marriage, marriage, golden years, self discovery, marital problem, husband wife relationship, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.2
 12K
Baby Boom (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The life of super-yuppie J.C. is thrown into turmoil when she inherits a baby from a distant relative.
Style: touching, semi serious, sincere, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: starting over, adoption, single parent, career woman, yuppie, baby, workplace, babies and infants, romance, nothing goes right, hopes, boss and employee ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 34K
Raising Helen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Helen Harris has a glamorous, big-city life working for one of New York's hottest modeling agencies. But suddenly her free-spirited life gets turned upside down when she must chose between the life she's always loved, and the new loves of ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night, kids
Plot: adoption, couple relations, love and romance, parents and children, orphan, custody, life turned upside down, society, family relations, hopes, parenthood, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Medicine Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cynical young man, diagnosed with cancer, meets a brash young leukemia patient in the hospital who more than matches his distaste for IV drips and weepy sentimentality.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: hospital, love affair, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, parents and children, child illness, doctors and patients, love and romance, romance, human spirit, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Trust the Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Overachieving actress, Rebecca (Moore), must come to grips with her failing marriage to stay-at-home dad, Tom (Duchovny). While Rebecca's slacker brother, Tobey (Billy Crudup), can't seem to commit to his aspiring-novelist girlfriend, ...
Style: humorous, talky, touching, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sex addict, support group, infidelity, romance, love affair, dishonesty, couples, family problems, battle of the sexes, introspection, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Funny About Love (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry -- yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. Meg decides she wants to have a baby, a goal that initially makes ...
Style: sentimental, clever, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: restaurant, adoption, pregnancy, cartoonist, baby, fall in love, introspection, infidelity, couple relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unlikely couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Goodbye Girl (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Paula McFadden knows: In romance, actors all follow the same stage instruction: Exit. Without warning, her actor boyfriend split today for a movie role and sublet their Manhattan apartment. The new tenant's name: Elliot Garfield. Profession: ...
Style: witty, sentimental, touching, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, single parent, opposites attract, romance, uninvited guest, couples, family relations, initially antagonists, fall in love, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Movie in collections
All Night Long (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Executive George Dupler loses his temper and is demoted to the night manager at a 24 hour drugstore. After he suggests to his teenage son Freddie that he stop having an affair with suburban housewife Cheryl Gibbons, who is a distant cousin, Cheryl ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, human nature, love affair, nightlife, love and romance, couples, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, lifestyle, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.4
 2K
Best Friends (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a professional couple who have lived & worked together for many years finally decide to marry, their sudden betrothal causes many unexpectedly funny and awkward difficulties. They soon find that being married is often quite different ...
Style: biting, realistic, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: writing, friendship, romance, friends, family relations, nothing goes right, down on your luck, artists and showbiz, crumbling marriage, love and romance, unfulfillment, best friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Don Juan DeMarco (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: John Arnold DeMarco is a man who believes he is Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world. Clad in a cape and mask, DeMarco undergoes psychiatric treatment with Dr. Jack Mickler to cure him of his apparent delusion. But the psychiatric sessions have ...
Style: sexy, touching, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, mental institution, mental illness, self discovery, psychiatrist, patient, romance, love, doctors and patients, love and romance, couples, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
3 Men and a Little Lady (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, parents and children, family problems, family relations, single parent, love and romance, fall in love, custody, buddies, male female relationship, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.1
 8K
Heartburn (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, journalism, pregnancy, journalist, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, romance, fall in love, crumbling marriage, couple relations, wife husband relationship, introspection ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.9
 887
Chapter Two (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: George Schneider is an author whose wife had just died. His brother Leo gives him the number of Jennie Malone, and somehow they hit it off. And just when things are moving along, the memory of his first wife comes between them.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friendship, widower, couple relations, fall in love, family relations, starting over, couples, love affair, death in the family, family problems, artists and showbiz, romance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon-to-be-wed graduate student Finn Dodd develops cold feet when she suspects her fiancé is cheating on her. In order to clear her head, Finn visits her grandmother, Hy, and great aunt, Glady Joe Cleary, in Grasse, Calif. There, Finn learns that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: marriage, love, coming of age, friendship, advice, americana, family life, self discovery, romance, marriage proposal, parents and children, graduation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, north carolina, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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