Movies like Desert Moon

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Desert Moon (1996)
 5.2
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Desert Moon (1996)
Original name: Mojave Moon
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Al McCord is hanging out at his favourite restaurant when he meets an attractive young woman (Ellie) who is looking for a ride from the city out into the Mojave Desert, where her mother lives. Little does he know that while Ellie is falling in love with him, he is falling for her mother (Julie), despite the nearby presence of Julie's boyfriend who seems likely to go berzerk at any moment. Even more strange, hilarious events follow and it's up to Al to find some explanation. His life may never again be the same.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, romantic
Plot: desert, romance, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, human nature, couples, dangerous attraction, introspection, disorder, nothing goes right, relationships, biker, female nudity, stripper, older man younger woman relationship, sexy woman, seductress, murder, mother daughter relationship, legs, teasing, mini skirt, wallet, shower ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Desert Moon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about romance, couples, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, disorder and love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Desert Moon: Anja & Viktor (2001), Once Around (1991), Nervous Ticks (1992), Pipe Dream (2002), Key Exchange (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Anja & Viktor (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Highschool sweethearts Anja and Viktor find themselves in a lesser state of love when Anja graduates and gets a job in the city.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: youth, teenage life, love and romance, nothing goes right, romance, couple relations, disorder, couples, urban, forgiveness, aspiring musician, high school sweetheart ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: family relations, romance, human nature, family in crisis, fall in love, looking for love, couple relations, introspection, true love, love and romance, opposites attract, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: boston, caribbean, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.9
 615
Nervous Ticks (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedy about a man (Bill Pullman), who is on the run after his mistress (Julie Brown) confesses to her husband (Peter Boyle) that the two of them have been having an affair.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: farce, mistress, infidelity, real time, down on your luck, chaos and mayhem, disorder, couples, graphic violence, love affair, airport, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.0
 1K
Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, hidden identity, couple relations, filmmaking, dishonesty, lifestyle, romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, disorder, actor's life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 4.7
 249
Key Exchange (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman wants to get her boyfriend to commit to her, but the most she can get him to do is exchange apartment keys.
Style: offbeat, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: riding a bicycle, couples, cycling, love and romance, battle of the sexes, romance, black hair, apology, love interest, tv show in film, young couple, black man ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Answer Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Twenty years ago, Arlen Faber (Jeff Daniels) wrote a book about spirituality that became wildly popular. These days, he's a curmudgeonly recluse who only enjoys the company of his chiropractor, Elizabeth (Lauren Graham). As Elizabeth's ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, human nature, dishonesty, hopes, romance, single parent, writer's life, love and romance, couples, family relations, couple relations, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. Garet, the real arsonist, is apalled that someone else would try ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, farce, silly humor, couples, fall in love, investigation, social differences, family relations, love affair, odd couple, hidden identity, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Three Many Weddings (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman attends wedding of successive men in her life, though she gets to find a soul mate.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, looking for love, love and romance, nothing goes right, singleness, couples, disorder, romance, fall in love, falling in love, personal growth, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Saved by the Bell: Wedding in Las Vegas (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this conclusion of the long running series it finally happens: Kelly and Zack will marry. Zack's parents are against the early commitment and Kelly's parents can't afford it, so only the gang travels to Las Vegas for the wedding. ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, wedding, golf, buddies, young lovers, romance, love and romance, youth, couples, nothing goes right, gangsters, wooing ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Gregoire Moulin vs. Humanity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grégoire Moulin, a shy accountant, sets up a blind date with a dance teacher at a bar. What he needed to do was just to cross the road. But it didn't happen to be as easy as it seems especially because of the final game of French soccer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: against the odds, nothing goes right, love and romance, romance, couples, disorder, male female relationship, ballet, misfit, accountant, dance teacher, soccer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Man On Her Mind (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nellie is a seemingly prim young woman who is conducting a clandestine affair with Jack, a super-suave, fast-talking lawyer. It doesn't matter that the pair seems mismatched because Jack doesn't really exist; he is a figment of Nellie’s ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, love affair, couples, imaginary, romance, couple relations, singleness, boy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers share a house in LA's Fairfax district: Tony's a feckless actor, Chris is an accountant. Both are in relationships on rocky ground. As these emotions swirl, Tony meets his US Postal Service letter carrier, a single mom named ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: accountant, friendship, romance, singleness, friends, lifestyle, actor's life, love and romance, musician's life, artists and showbiz, family relations, filmmaking ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katrine is to be married. Her fiancé is gorgeous, their appartment is luxurious and her future in-laws are wealthy. Katrine only has one problem: she sometimes finds it difficult to tell the truth, and this sends her on a round-about jaunt with an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sincere, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: unlikely couple, life turned upside down, introspection, romance, family relations, couples, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, disorder, dogma, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Owl and the Pussycat (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Meek, owlish Felix (George Segal) and strident, catty Doris (Barbra Streisand) live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers bother him. Felix informs the landlord of her activities, so Doris moves in ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: prostitute, writers, eviction, romance, lifestyle, opposites attract, unlikely couple, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Honeymoon in Vegas (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On her deathbed, a mother makes her son promise never to get married, which scars him with psychological blocks to a commitment with his girlfriend. They finally decide to tie the knot in Vegas, but a wealthy gambler arranges for the man to lose ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, bet, honeymoon, private detective, gambling, gangsters, romance, farce, poker, perversion, jealous spouse, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: las vegas, hawaii, usa, nevada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 2K
The Reverse (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A story about women, set in the present and in 1950s Warsaw. Sabina, a quiet, shy woman who has just turned thirty lacks a man in her life. Her mother knows all about it and tries at all costs to find her daughter a good candidate for a husband. The ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, undercover, opposites attract, dark humor, family relations, couples, matchmaking, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 50s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 1950s
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 10K
Avanti! (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A successful businessman goes to Italy to arrange for the return of his tycoon-father's body only to discover dad died with his mistress of long standing.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: romance, family problems, love affair, opposites attract, nothing goes right, island, couples, disorder, unlikely couple, couple relations, fall in love, death in the family ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 937
Spin (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six young people spend the morning after a wild club spree trying to piece together their misadventures from the night before, including a trip to the veterinarian hospital, at least one breakup and the unexpected discovery of a mobster's ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: nightclub, romance, nightlife, couples, lifestyle, wooing, waitress, drugs, chaos and mayhem, showbiz, down on your luck, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.5
 423
Cool Blue (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dustin, an aspiring painter meets this woman named Christiane. Dustin is on a search for love, sex, and inspiration. When Christiane dumps him and disapears as quickly as she dropped in, Dustin embarks on an obsessive search in Southern California ...
Style: realistic, touching, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Plot: obsession, artists and showbiz, city life, romance, love and romance, tragic love, self discovery, urban, couples, looking for love, unfulfillment, performer's life ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 8K
Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, couples, on the road, disorder, taxi, crumbling marriage, romance, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 888
The Knot (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple endures a series of mishaps right before their wedding day.
Style: humorous, touching, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couples, nothing goes right, couple relations, disorder, friends, family relations, love and romance, best friends, wedding, woman urinating, female sitting on a toilet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Muffin Top: A Love Story (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "Muffin Top: A Love Story" is the story of Suzanne (Cathryn Michon) a Women's Studies Pop Culture professor at Malibu University, who studies images of women in the media for a living, and yet is made insecure by the constant parade ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: singleness, looking for love, love and romance, romance, couples, physical appearance, friends, sexual content, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 735
Valentino (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Italian car salesman wants to impress the woman of his dreams, but he gets entangled in his own web of lies.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couple relations, hidden identity, romance, dishonesty, couples, disorder, kiss, sports car, car salesman, speeding vehicle, speeding car, highway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.2
 936
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, humorous, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, starting over, looking for love, introspection, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, hopes, romance, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 7K
Good Advice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An investment banker loses everything and must discover what's important in life.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Plot: stock broker, couples, romance, mistaken identity, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, journalism, unemployment, overnight success, impersonating, encounter ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Enemies of Laughter (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nerdy-looking Paul (David Paymer) is a neurotic, failed sitcom writer with a lackluster love life. But his best pal (Judge Reinhold) has an idea that might turn things around when he decides to film Paul's life and turn his romantic disasters ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: couple relations, couples, writer's life, love and romance, romance, love affair, midlife crisis, curses spells and rituals, male female relationship, love, father son relationship, mother son relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 13K
Little Italy (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Former childhood pals Leo and Nikki are attracted to each other as adults—but will their feuding parents' rival pizzerias put a chill on their sizzling romance?
Style: sincere, atmospheric, touching, light, romantic ...
Plot: love and romance, rivalry, couple relations, food, family, parents and children, fall in love, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, love, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Christmas Wedding Date (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being fired, Rebecca hours back to her old home town to attend her friends wedding on Christmas Eve and visit her mother. But when she tries to return home she finds she must relive Christmas Eve over and over until she gets it right.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: wedding, time loop, deja vu, infidelity, homecoming, christmas, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, romance, disorder, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Picture Perfect (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 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: feel good, talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: career woman, romance, employer employee relationship, unlikely couple, workplace romance, manipulation, couple relations, dishonesty, workplace, nothing goes right, manipulations, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Vince and Shonda have come to the proverbial end of their ropes with one another. Set in Atlanta during the 2008 Presidential Election season, Breaking Up Is Hard To Do is the touching story of what happens when two people feel they have nothing ...
Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, introspection, couple relations, breakup, couples, fall in love, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, african american
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%