Movies like Mister Lonely

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Mister Lonely (2007)
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Mister Lonely (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Ireland, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In Paris, a young American who works as a Michael Jackson lookalike meets Marilyn Monroe, who invites him to her commune in Scotland, where she lives with Charlie Chaplin and her daughter, Shirley Temple.
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, surreal, avant garde, psychological, offbeat, experimental
Plot: love and romance, switching roles, friends, couple relations, tragic love, artists and showbiz, lovers reunited, celebrity culture, husband wife relationship, nun, love, male female relationship, eccentricity, commune, friendship, clergy, gender bending, couples, dishonesty, death in the family, chaos and mayhem, dealing with death, disorder, hidden identity, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, scotland, france

Most similar movies to Mister Lonely

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about couples, couple relations, friendship, love and romance, friends, unfulfillment and disorder mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Mister Lonely: I'm Going Home (2001), Change of Plans (2009), Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005), The Girl from Paris (2001), Gooische Vrouwen (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I'm Going Home (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The comfortable daily routines of aging Parisian actor Gilbert Valence, 76, are suddenly shaken when he learns that his wife, daughter, and son-in-law have been killed in a car crash. Having to take care of his now-orphaned grandson, he struggles to ...
Style: psychological, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: orphan, family problems, love and romance, actor's life, getting home, dealing with death, hopes, death in the family, couple relations, couples, male female relationship, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: So called friends at a dinner party end up acting like a dysfunctional family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, biting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nothing goes right, siblings relations, friendship, family relations, couple relations, love triangle, midlife crisis, infidelity, disorder, couples, uninvited guest, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, an elderly woman strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, mistaken identity, memory, couples, couple relations, aging, writer's life, love and romance, golden years, poetry, bittersweet, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Girl from Paris (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sandrine, a woman in her thirties gets tired of life in Paris and decides to leave her work in computers and become a farmer. She takes the required practice for two years, and after that she buys an isolated farm from Adrien, an old farmer who ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: isolation, farm, friendship, fish out of water, starting over, disorder, odd couple, love and romance, hopes, elderly, couple relations, change in lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: touching, semi serious, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dishonesty, lifestyle, couple relations, love and romance, friendship, love affair, family problems, family relations, couples, unfulfillment, strong female presence, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
I Really Hate My Job (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 'Every day is another day closer to the day I'll never have to do this again.' Five women, one restaurant, one night, one birthday, one breakdown. Then the phone rings. A famous actor is coming for dinner. I Really Hate My Job is the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, talky, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, waitress, friendship, introspection, midlife crisis, workplace romance, love and romance, aging, workplace, workplace situations, boss and employee, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Love at the Top (1974)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The relationship between a successful businessman and a prostitute is exploited by a cynical novelist.
Style: suspense, witty, humorous, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, manipulation, love triangle, lovers reunited, love affair, couple relations, destructive relationship, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
2BPerfectlyHonest (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Business partners Frank and Josh go bankrupt after their dot-com start-up collapses before it goes online. Frank, a bachelor and broke, reluctantly moves back home to live with his parents while Josh, a hippie computer wiz who's married and has ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friends, friendship, disorder, love and romance, partners, lifestyle, odd couple, infidelity, self discovery, couples, city life, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: reunion, friends, friendship, couples, looking for love, love and romance, couple relations, introspection, lifestyle, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, introspection, love affair, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, romance, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, couples, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Hello Lonesome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lonely since his wife left him and alienated from his daughter, a cantankerous voice-over artist strikes up an unlikely friendship with his regular deliveryman. Many suburbs away, an elderly widow loses her license to drive and turns to her wry ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sentimental, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, couple relations, friendship, friends, estrangement, unfulfillment, golden years, lifestyle, aging, loneliness, multiple storylines ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
I Couldn't Care Less (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This European take on twenty-something woe introduces viewers to Jorge (Alejandro Cano), a self-help author suffering from writer's block who thinks he may be gay. Living with Jorge is Marta (Maria Jurado), a bisexual who wants to have a baby. ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couple relations, sexual exploration, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, gender, writer's life, unfulfillment, twentysomething life, unfulfilled love, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Company (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Following five couples and their friend Robert (Neil Patrick Harris), the perpetual bachelor, Company explores the true meaning of being in a relationship through a series of vignettes. Winner of the 1971 Tony Award for Best Musical, Neil Patrick ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Plot: friends, friendship, concert, bachelor, theater, couple relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, live performance, love, singing, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
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All Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five old friends decide to move in together as an alternate to living in a retirement home; joining them is an ethnology student whose thesis is on the aging population.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: friendship, aging, couples, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, elderly, golden years, bittersweet, friends, heart attack, old age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Runaway Horse (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Helmut and Sabine Halm have always managed vacations of lazy privacy at their favorite retreat on Germany′s Lake Constance. So when the energetic, handsome Klaus Buch turns up with his beautiful girlfriend Helene, Helmut is quite ready to dismiss ...
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: couple relations, romantic rivalry, childhood friend, friendship, rivalry, couples, infidelity, journey, introspection, love, love and romance, routine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
For Lovers Only (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: FOR LOVERS ONLY is a story of a MAN and a WOMAN in love. After seeing each other for the first time in years while on separate work assignments in Paris, the LOVERS flee together and travel by train, car and motorcycle, as their love affair takes ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, captivating, light, humorous ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, lovers reunited, couples, on the road, haunted by the past, journey, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, old love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, french riviera, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Self-Made Hero (1996)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in France at the end of World War II Albert Dehousse finds out his father wasn't a war hero and his mother is a collaborator.
Style: suspense, biting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: satire, world war two, hidden identity, dishonesty, war, switching roles, friendship, couples, widow, dead father, liar, interview ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Naked (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nackt is the story of three couples, one of which just broke up, one that seems to be about to and one perfectly okay. They are all friends and from time to time they gather to talk about everything.One time they gather for dinner at the second ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: swinger, friendship, romance, love and romance, man-woman relation, couple relations, self discovery, relationship problems, swingers, male female relationship, sex talk, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Granny's Funeral (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A provincial chemist in the throes of a mid-life crisis must choose between burying his dearly departed grandmother and cremating her in this quirky comedy of manners starring Valerie Lemercier, Denis Podalydes, and Isabelle Candelier.
Style: witty, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: couples, infidelity, couple relations, bittersweet, death in the family, dealing with death, dishonesty, nothing goes right, disorder, family problems, mourning, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Pretty One (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her idolized twin sister Audrey dies in a car accident, Laurel decides to take her place. But, as she eases into the life she has always wanted, she must decide between continuing the lie or revealing herself.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, fall in love, hidden identity, self discovery, disorder, dishonesty, love and romance, profanity, bittersweet, urban, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Frenchmen (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The life of four best friends in Paris: Antoine (a gym school teacher), Jeff (director of a monthly journal), Alex (Jeff's associate in the monthly journal and a Don Juan) and Manu (owner of fine food store). Their time is shared between their ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, clever
Plot: friendship, buddies, best friends, aging, romance, midlife crisis, couple relations, elderly, group of friends, love, male female relationship, marital separation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Manuela and Manuel (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Puerto Rico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Deep inside, Manuel has always been Manuela. Amidst her worst love crisis, Manuela reinvents herself as Manuel in order to pass as the fiancé of her best friend Coca - who is pregnant from a one-night stand and must face her conservative family. ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, hidden identity, wedding, transvestism, human nature, couples, disorder, best friends, gender bending, love, mistaken identity, gay slur ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Gilded Cage (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the beautiful area of ​​Paris, Maria and José Ribeiro lived for almost thirty years on the ground floor of a Haussmann building, in their dear little lodge.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: inheritance, family life, homecoming, nothing goes right, family problems, getting home, society, disorder, couples, couple relations, friendship, concierge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Tomorrow's Another Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Such an inconsequential event - the unfortunate purchase of a package of cling film - reveals the character and behavior of a small group of individuals caught up in the chaos of today's society. Though it creates arguments and inner ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, clever
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, couple relations, human nature, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, friends, couples, unfulfillment, female director, trousers, cellist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Film to Come (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At fifty Louis Gravet, a serious actor, would like to become a comedian. His brother Peter, a film director, has the idea of hiring him for the lead role of a comedy. Family circumstances, their wives, their children, niece, lead him to make another ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: filmmaking, unfulfillment, actor's life, artists and showbiz, siblings relations, nothing goes right, couples, midlife crisis, disorder, couple relations, actress, cinema ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Moderns (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Nick Hart is a struggling American artist who lives amongst the expatriate community in 1920s Paris. He spends most of his time drinking and socializing in local café's and pestering gallery owner Libby Valentin to sell his paintings. He ...
Style: surreal, humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: forgery, art, expatriate, lifestyle, romance, intrigue, couple relations, love affair, celebrity culture, cons and scams, alcohol abuse, actor's life ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: paris france, europe, france, canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 265
Reach for Me (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Old and bitter, Alvin just wants some peace and quiet in his last days. His wish, however, is not granted when a young, vibrant and ironically full of life Kevin becomes Alvin's hospice roommate. Through this "odd couple" ...
Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, captivating, semi serious
Plot: retirement home, couples, terminal illness, elderly, unfulfillment, romance, retirement home life, aging, love, time, widower, old man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Girl on a Bicycle (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paolo, an Italian tour bus driver living in Paris, has just summoned up the courage to propose marriage to his German girlfriend Greta. However, a chance encounter with a French woman on a bicycle the very next day turns Paolo's life upside ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: life turned upside down, couple relations, fall in love, comedy of errors, dishonesty, love and romance, infidelity, disorder, couples, buddies, romance, stewardess ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Any Way the Wind Blows (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Antwerp, at the beginning of June. On a sunny Friday, eight people dream of having a different life. There's wind and music, police and paranoia, gossip and fighting. There's an old virus, an astrayed frisbee, a dead horse, and a ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: womanizer, family problems, couple relations, friendship, buddies, lifestyle, family relations, deadly virus, petty criminal, friends, looking for sex, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: antwerp, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Italian (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life smiles at Dino Fabrizzi,a cool forty-two-year old Italian. Not only is he the most successful salesman at The Maserati dealership in Nice but he has had a steady (and hot) relationship with Hélène,his girlfriend, who is beginning to ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, disorder, parents and children, couple relations, culture clash, power relations, family relations, meet the parents, dealer, religions or cults, workplace, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%