Movies like Irreconcilable Differences

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Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
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Irreconcilable Differences
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, touching, clever, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: legal action, self discovery, parents and children, romance, hollywood, eccentric family, ambition, legal, love and romance, society, unfulfillment, battle of the sexes, couples, family problems, family relations, custody, dysfunctional family, power relations, artists and showbiz, master and servant, womanizer, crumbling marriage, introspection, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, egypt, middle east, usa
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Harold and Maude
Comedy, Drama, Romance
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100 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, divorce, catastrophe and mentor mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Irreconcilable Differences: An Unmarried Woman (1978), Baby Boom (1987), Moonstruck (1987), She's Having a Baby (1988), Corrina, Corrina (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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An Unmarried Woman
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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.
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Audience: date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, introspection, self discovery, romance, midlife crisis, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, parents and children, fall in love, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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Baby Boom
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Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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Moonstruck
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: talky, touching, clever, humorous, sentimental ...
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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 ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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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, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: kids
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Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Goodbye Girl
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: ...
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, sentimental ...
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Style: clever, semi serious, talky, realistic, humorous ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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Duration: 100 min.
Story: Unassuming and single thirty-three year old Tillie Shlain is at that phase of her life of being known as a soon to be spinster if she doesn't marry soon. She isn't looking forward to meeting the latest in a long string of blind dates, his ...
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Used People
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
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    User:   47%
 
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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 ...
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Country: USA
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Style: talky, humorous, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: hotel, sarcasm, farce, fall in love, screwball, multiple storylines, dishonesty, romance, hollywood, doctors, greed, adaptation ...
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Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york, london
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A Month by the Lake
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: For 16 years Miss Bentley has been spending April at an elegant hillside villa on Lake Como. This year, 1937, her London society artist father has recently died and the only other English-speaking guests are brash Americans. Then Major Wilshaw ...
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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 ...
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Picture Perfect
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young advertising executive's life becomes increasingly complicated when, in order to impress her boss, she pretends to be engaged to a man she has just met.
Style: talky, feel good, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, wedding, love triangle, happy ending, workplace romance, relationships, shopping, nothing goes right, love story, women, destiny, fall in love ...
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Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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One Fine Day
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: witty, semi serious, feel good, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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Same Time, Next Year
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A man and woman meet by chance at a romantic inn over dinner. Although both are married to others, they find themselves in the same bed the next morning questioning how this could have happened. They agree to meet on the same weekend each year. ...
Style: talky, sentimental, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marriage, hotel, couple relations, love affair, relationships, destiny, lovers reunited, romance, mentor, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 1950s ...
Place: california
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Nothing in Common
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: talky, touching, sentimental, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: divorce, father son relationship, hospital, marriage, parents and children, hopes, office, father-son relationship, workplace, romance, love and romance, parenthood ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, chicago illinois
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Mermaids
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old Charlotte Flax is tired of her wacky mom moving their family to a different town any time she feels it is necessary. When they move to a small Massachusetts town and Mrs. Flax begins dating a shopkeeper, Charlotte and her 9-year-old ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1964, year 1963
Place: new england, usa, dallas texas, massachusetts, texas
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: realistic, witty, touching, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: romance, high school, coming of age, teenager, love, friendship, unlikely couple, relationships, love story, opposites attract, teenagers, dialogue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, seattle, usa, california, seattle washington
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Trust the Man
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, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, infidelity, sex, battle of the sexes, relationships, adultery, introspection, happy ending, couple relations, cheating, writers, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Medicine Show
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: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, opposites attract, human spirit, introspection, couple relations, romance, doctors and patients, love affair, parents and children, child illness, dysfunctional family, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
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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: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, friendship, marriage, nothing goes right, relationships, love affair, love and romance, unfulfillment, happy ending, brutality, couples, family ...
Time: 80s
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    User:   36%
 
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Tiptoes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is reluctant to tell his fiancee that his parents, uncle and brother are dwarfs.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, human nature, twins, introspection, couple relations, romance, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, party, artist, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: phoenix arizona
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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: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: fashion, romance, adoption, parenthood, parents and children, sisters, fish out of water, natural disaster, happy ending, family bonds, hopes, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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System:   35%
    User:   35%
 
Ever After: A Cinderella Story
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A unique 16th century woman, Danielle possesses a love of books, and can easily quote from Sir Thomas More’s Utopia. An intriguing mix of tomboyish athleticism and physical beauty, she has more than enough charm to capture the heart of a prince ...
Style: fairy tale, sentimental, romantic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens, pre-teens ...
Plot: romance, love, social differences, prince, cinderella story, love story, happy ending, step siblings, magic, beautiful scenery, good versus evil, heroine ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
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    User:   28%
 
The Other Sister
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, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, disability, parents and children, dysfunctional family, love story, fall in love, destiny, hopes, happy ending, family, love and romance, family bonds ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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System:   34%
    User:   38%
 

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