Movies like Passenger Side

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Passenger Side (2009)
 5.9
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Passenger Side (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two brothers spend the day driving around Los Angeles county looking for the meaning of their lives, or cheap street drugs, depending on who you happen to believe.
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, realistic, witty, talky, semi serious
Plot: on the road, rock, family relations, love and romance, looking for love, escapades, siblings relations, unfulfillment, road trip, desert, female nudity, transsexual, sarcasm, slacker, telephone call, telephone, brother brother relationship, bare breasts, vomiting, female vomiting, sex talk, bmw
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles

Most similar movies to Passenger Side

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about family relations, parents and children, love and romance, siblings relations, family problems, couples and unfulfillment mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Passenger Side: The Talent Given Us (2004), In Memory of My Father (2005), Who Loves the Sun (2006), Manson Family Vacation (2015), Treading Water (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Talent Given Us (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A retired New York City couple drive across country to reconnect with their reclusive son, joined by their two unmarried daughters.
Style: touching, offbeat, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: parents and children, golden years, family in crisis, estrangement, family relations, reunion, eccentric family, family problems, on the road, elderly, dysfunctional family, telephone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new york, cross country, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
In Memory of My Father (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The youngest son of a legendary Hollywood producer, a Robert Evans type, accepts a bribe from his father to document his death.
Style: realistic, witty, cynical, touching, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, love and romance, parents and children, royal family, family problems, eccentric family, family relations, hollywood, lifestyle, father son relationship, bribe, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Who Loves the Sun (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man (Lukas Haas) encounters a childhood friend (Adam Scott) who had an affair with his wife (Molly Parker) five years earlier.
Style: serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, island, best friends, couples, friends, family relations, lake or river, betrayal, missing person, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Manson Family Vacation (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of two brothers: one who’s devoted to his family, the other who’s obsessed with the Manson Family.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat, realistic
Plot: self discovery, obsession, misfit, family relations, siblings relations, brother, cult, crime scene, character study, brother brother relationship, road trip, brothers
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 6.2
 538
Treading Water (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At first glance, Mica seems a perfectly normal boy. But first glances can often be deceiving... For one, Mica's house is now a museum honouring Guillermo Garibai, the legendary Mexican crooner. Mica spends most of his time there, giving guided ...
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, stylized, humorous ...
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, misfit, youth, coming of age, high school, fish, parenting, boy, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.3
 1K
Newlyweds (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed couple's honeymoon is upended by the arrivals of their respective sisters.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Audience: date night
Plot: newlyweds, family relations, city life, couple relations, love and romance, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, couples, urban
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 811
Mind the Gap (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Five seemingly unrelated people decide to take huge risks in their personal lives in an effort to find happiness.
Style: sentimental, touching, offbeat, clever, humorous ...
Plot: singleness, crumbling marriage, romance, unfulfillment, city life, love and romance, golden years, parents and children, couples, urban, human nature, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.6
 816
LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: realistic, humorous, clever, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, looking for love, youth, urban, misfit, introspection, human nature, lifestyle, friendship, friends, couple relations, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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All the Days Before Tomorrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wes is awakened in the middle of the night by an unexpected phone call. It’s Alison, the girl who could have been, who is flying home to Tokyo in the morning and wants to come by for a night of reminiscing before she goes.
Style: offbeat, touching, talky, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, best friends, platonic, couples, friends, introspection, destiny, friendship, youth, romance, road not taken, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
An Ordinary Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: AN ORDINARY FAMILY is a humorous drama about one family, two brothers and a really big problem. Thomas Biederman is blindsided when his estranged brother, Seth, shows up unannounced to the annual family vacation… with his boyfriend.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, talky, touching ...
Plot: estrangement, coming out, family gatherings, gays and lesbians, siblings relations, family problems, clergy, family relations, gender, society, brother brother conflict, gay brother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Agnes and His Brothers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, witty, psychological ...
Plot: transsexual, voyeurism, family, romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, siblings relations, unsupportive spouse, love and romance, gender, human nature, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commitment-phobic man reunites with his estranged, ailing father and comes to terms with his own childhood.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, touching
Plot: dysfunctional family, estrangement, homecoming, family life, family problems, couples, eccentric family, family relations, love and romance, hopes, parents and children, couple relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Beginner's Guide to Endings (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film centers on three brothers who, upon learning they only have a few days left to live, set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes. Hopper and Simmons are playing the brothers' father and uncle, respectively, while Caan is one of the ...
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: death in the family, disorder, ex athlete, family relations, one last chance, family problems, last wish, parents and children, experiment gone awry, dealing with death, siblings relations, eccentric family
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 724
Latin Lover (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The five daughters of a famous actor, all from different mothers and different nationalities, get together on the 10th anniversary of his death for a celebration of his career.
Style: touching, tragicomedy, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: haunted by the past, parents and children, family relations, family problems, ego clash, rivalry, family life, estate, family gatherings, siblings relations, village, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Isn't It Delicious (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Joan Weldon discovers she is dying of lung cancer, she sets out to reconcile her dysfunctional relationships with her three children, her husband, and along the way, her former best friend. The family's destructive ways are offset by messy ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sincere, humorous, realistic
Plot: parents and children, family relations, self discovery, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, family life, family problems, siblings relations, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, one night stand, cancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Seasons Of Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Set in the picturesque backdrop of New York, "Seasons of Love" is a romantic, soulful holiday drama about two people who struggle to find love against the odds, while reconciling with the past and learning the true value of family.
Style: humorous, semi serious, uplifting, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, against the odds, romance, parents and children, hopes, love and romance, haunted by the past, family relations, siblings relations, christmas
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
True Adolescents (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At 34, struggling Seattle musician Sam finds himself broke, jobless and losing touch with the person he wants to become. When his girlfriend kicks him out, he's forced to crash with his Aunt Sharon and is reluctantly enlisted to take her teen ...
Style: touching, talky, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: coming of age, buddies, teenage life, friends, thirtysomething life, family relations, wilderness, on the road, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, skinny dipping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Story of Luke (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sheltered by his grandparents, Luke, a young man with autism, is thrust into a world that doesn't expect anything from him. But Luke is on a quest for a job and true love. And he isn't taking no for an answer.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: job seeking, mentally challenged, workplace situations, adult virgin, boss and employee, love and romance, misfit, dysfunctional family, family problems, looking for love, self discovery, disability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Lather Effect (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: reunion, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, couple relations, friendship, couples, looking for love, thirtysomething life, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Thing About My Folks (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ben's dad Sam shows up one night with a note from Ben's mother (Sam's wife of 46 years), that she has left. While Ben's wife and his three sisters try to find her, Ben takes Sam on a day trip to see a farmhouse that's for ...
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: parents separation, overbearing, on the road, couple relations, golden years, love and romance, parents and children, self discovery, couples, family life, family relations, flashback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, family problems, dishonesty, suburbs, best friends, lifestyle, friendship, unfulfillment, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, unsupportive friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Why Stop Now? (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a college piano prodigy tries to check his mother into rehab, he is taken hostage by her drug dealer and swept along on a wild adventure.
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: partners, nothing goes right, student life, parents and children, misfit partners, lifestyle, rehabilitation, dealer, disorder, family relations, drug dealing, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 2K
Free Samples (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Stanford law-school dropout named Jillian escapes to the anonymity of Los Angeles to figure out what she wants to do with her life, and on the day of her college boyfriend's birthday, she finds herself stuck running an ice cream truck fending ...
Style: witty, cynical, talky, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: college dropout, dull life, direction and purpose, disgruntled, introspection, lifestyle, twentysomething life, ice cream, restaurant, bar, parking lot, cowboy hat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 5.5
 895
Last Weekend (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an affluent matriarch gathers her dysfunctional family for a holiday at their Northern California lake house, her carefully constructed weekend begins to come apart at the seams, leading her to question her own role in the family.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic
Plot: death in the family, family problems, eccentric family, lake or river, family relations, aging, dealing with death, family gatherings, siblings relations, parents and children
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Saint John of Las Vegas (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An ex-gambler is lured back into the game by a veteran insurance-fraud investigator.
Style: realistic, dark humor, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Plot: promotion, love and romance, life is a bitch, down on your luck, hopes, escapades, gambling, addiction, investigation, on the road, insurance, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Geraldine's Fortune (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Geraldine Elmhurst Liddle - Deen to her friends - is up against five other contestants for the $2 million jackpot on the game show "Bring Home the Bacon!". News of her upcoming appearance on the show takes her small New Brunswick hometown ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, touching, witty ...
Plot: small town, lottery, social relations, siblings relations, contests and competitions, parents and children, family relations, couples, small town life, rivalry, elderly, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 556
Cleopatra (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A retired teacher and a soap star leave their routines and the men in their lives behind and embark on a weekend trip.
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: parents and children, couple relations, love and romance, golden years, midlife crisis, self discovery, best friends, friendship, on the road, family business, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Madea's Big Happy Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shirley has important news for her family, but she has five grown children with different lifestyles and finds it difficult to get them and the kids all together. So in steps Madea, the Matriarch General, to put the family's life in perspective ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: terminal illness, drugs/alcohol, family relations, family problems, family life, eccentric family, suburbs, family gatherings, unfulfillment, siblings relations, parents and children
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 659
Preggoland (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A 35-year-old woman fakes being pregnant to fit in with her friends.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friends, best friends, pregnancy, unfulfillment, parents and children, thirtysomething life, family relations, life turned upside down, disorder, dishonesty, faked pregnancy, female protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 163
Lovers of Hate (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dark comedy which follows two brothers who are in love with the same woman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, gloomy ...
Plot: love and romance, siblings relations, betrayal, love triangle, family relations, estrangement, reunion, sibling rivalry, male nudity, brother vs brother, two brothers
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%