Movies like My Blueberry Nights

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My Blueberry Nights (2007)
 6.6
 50K
My Blueberry Nights (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, France, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Elizabeth has just been through a particularly nasty breakup, and now she's ready to leave her friends and memories behind as she chases her dreams across the country. In order to support herself on her journey, Elizabeth picks up a series of waitress jobs along the way. As Elizabeth crosses paths with a series of lost souls whose yearnings are even greater than her own, their emotional turmoil ultimately helps her gain a greater understanding of her own problems...
Style: psychological, touching, atmospheric, realistic, sentimental, serious, heartbreaking, road movie, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: loneliness, waitress, bar, romance, couple relations, love and romance, introspection, self discovery, life is a bitch, hopes, drifter, poker, character study, on the road, couples, separated, understanding, estrangement, night, road trip, love, hospital, casino, male female relationship, unrequited love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, nevada, new york, memphis, las vegas

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Most similar movies to My Blueberry Nights

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, emotional, touching and melancholic films with plots about romance, love and romance, relationships, dialogue, life philosophy, catastrophe and culture clash mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like My Blueberry Nights: Knight of Cups (2015), Eat Pray Love (2010), Like Crazy (2011), Before We Go (2014), The Yellow Handkerchief (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
 23K
Knight of Cups (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Rick is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. While successful in his career, his life feels empty. Haunted and confused, he finds temporary solace in the decadent Hollywood excess that defines his existence. Women provide a distraction to his daily ...
Style: touching, serious, meditative, non-linear, emotional ...
Plot: filmmaking, obsession, celebrity, looking for love, couples, romance, artists and showbiz, temptation, multiple storylines, storytelling, love triangle, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 79K
Eat Pray Love (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Liz Gilbert had everything a modern woman is supposed to dream of having – a husband, a house and a successful career – yet like so many others, she found herself lost, confused and searching for what she really wanted in life. Newly divorced ...
Style: sentimental, inspirational, touching, road movie, scenic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, starting over, fall in love, introspection, love affair, hopes, tourist, female protagonist, love, travel, divorce, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, india, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 56K
Like Crazy (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.
Style: sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: young lovers, couple relations, customs, parents, romance, forceful separation, love affair, long distance relationship, blogger, chair, depression, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, england, los angeles, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 46K
Before We Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman who is robbed on her way to catch the 1:30 train to Boston is left stranded in New York City. She meets a man who helps her during the course of the night and the two form a romance.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, stranger, hopes, nothing goes right, adventure, jazz musician, art, life philosophy, fall in love, loneliness, honest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Yellow Handkerchief (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A road trip through Louisiana transforms three strangers who were originally brought together by their respective feelings of loneliness.
Style: uplifting, emotional, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: teenage love, starting over, romance, unlikely couple, self discovery, crumbling marriage, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations, social misfits, on the road, unlikely partners, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 21K
London (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: London is a drug laden adventure that centers on a party in a New York loft where a young man is trying to win back his ex-girlfriend.
Style: talky, psychological, atmospheric, serious, emotional ...
Plot: couple relations, introspection, hopes, love, dysfunctional relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, cocaine, party, romance, drugs/alcohol, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.2
 192K
Closer (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, adultery, infidelity, divorce, love affair, marriage, photographer, obsession, depression, passionate interest, love at first sight, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 6K
Mr. Jones (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story about the relationship between a manic depressive man, Mr Jones, and the female doctor who takes more than a professional interest in his treatment.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, psychological, serious ...
Plot: terminal illness, bipolar disorder, mental illness, opposites attract, hospital, romance, destructive relationship, love affair, doctors and patients, fall in love, forbidden love, rehabilitation ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7.2
 10K
Bella (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An international soccer star is on his way to sign a multimillion dollar contract when something happens that brings his career to an abrupt end. A beautiful waitress, struggling to make it in New York City, discovers something about herself that ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, abortion, restaurant, beach, redemption, hopes, fall in love, reward, self discovery, christianity, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Nights in Rodanthe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two unhappy people's lives become entwined when they have a life changing romance. Adrienne is a woman who's trying to decide whether to stay in her unhappy marriage or not. Her life changes when Paul, a doctor who is traveling to ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, parents and children, infidelity, marriage crisis, couples, middle age romance, true love, midlife crisis, love story, reconciliation, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.0
 13K
At First Sight (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A blind man has an operation to regain his sight at the urging of his girlfriend and must deal with the changes to his life.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, couple relations, love and romance, hopes, fall in love, starting over, resort, couples, blindness, love, disability, ex husband ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.4
 180K
Me Before You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, fall in love, love story, love and romance, disability, wheelchair, love, accident, depression, caregiver, self discovery, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 26K
To the Wonder (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, atmospheric, non-linear ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, womanizer, romance, love affair, starting over, introspection, homecoming, couple relations, love and romance, love triangle, love story, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, usa, oklahoma, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
In the Mood for Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other. More and more the two meet during their daily lives as they determine that they ...
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, art house, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, love affair, loneliness, newspaper, adultery, marriage, extramarital affair, forbidden love, coincidence, neighbor, romance, guilt ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, year 1966
Place: hong kong, singapore, asia, shanghai, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Falling in Love Again (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harry and Sue Lewis met in the 40s as teenagers living in the Bronx. He was an aspiring architect, she was the most beautiful girl in school, and both had a fondness for bran muffins. They fell in love, got married, moved to Los Angeles, and had two ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: reunion, love, memory, midlife crisis, high school reunion, romance, infidelity, family problems, teenage life, couples, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 21K
Angel Eyes (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A story about a seemingly unlikely couple who cross paths under life-threatening circumstances as though they are destined not only to meet but to save each other's lives. Not once, but twice.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: destiny, romance, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, haunted by the past, crimes, mysterious character, starting over, policewoman, guilt, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A recently widowed woman on the road with her precocious young son is determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, single parent, self discovery, unemployment, starting over, on the road, widow, waitress, singer, road trip, family relations, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Children of a Lesser God (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: James is a new speech teacher at a school for the deaf. He falls for Sarah, a pupil who decided to stay on at the school rather than venture into the big bad world. She shuns him at first, refusing to read his lips and only using signs. Will her ...
Style: touching, realistic, uplifting, sincere, serious ...
Plot: sign language, romance, disability, couple relations, man-woman relation, opposites attract, love and romance, couples, communication problem, love, deaf, teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new england, usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 7.0
 130K
One Day (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, opposites attract, best friends in love, friendship, social differences, ambition, follow your dream, reunion, couples, love, unfulfilled love, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 80s ...
Place: paris france, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 11K
Poetic Justice (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In this film, we see the world through the eyes of main character Justice, a young African-American poet. A mail carrier invites a few friends along for a long overnight delivery run.
Style: road movie, touching, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: on the road, friendship, starting over, self discovery, romance, homecoming, going straight, survival, gang, urban ghetto life, hopes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
My Life Without Me (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Pedro Almodovar production in which a fatally ill mother with only two months to live creates a list of things she wants to do before she dies with out telling her family of her illness.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, sad, philosophical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, infidelity, dealing with death, parents and children, couple relations, introspection, unfulfillment, secret love, farewell, responsibility, health situation, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ruby in Paradise (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Reeling from her mother's recent death, Ruby Lee Gissing relocates to Florida to start anew. After finding a job at a souvenir store, Ruby becomes friends with the shop's owner, Mildred Chambers, and slowly acclimates to her new ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, clever, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, self discovery, shoplifting, spring break, journal, couples, love and romance, down on your luck, romance, hopes, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, tennessee, usa, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Stanley & Iris (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An illiterate cook at a company cafeteria tries for the attention of a newly widowed woman. As they get to know one another, she discovers his inability to read. When he is fired, she takes on trying to teach him to read in her kitchen each night.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Plot: working class, love, unemployment, education, romance, love and romance, teachers and students, couple relations, school, life is a bitch, friendship, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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A Man and a Woman (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man and a woman meet by accident on a Sunday evening at their childrens' boarding school. Slowly, they reveal themselves to each other, finding that each is a widow.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, looking for love, couples, school, train, widower, widow, love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Old Fashioned (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A romantic-drama, OLD FASHIONED centers on Clay Walsh, a former frat boy who gives up his carousing and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, couples, haunted by the past, hopes, couple relations, love and romance, romance, fall in love, unlikely couple, friends, opposites attract, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 31K
The Choice (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life's most defining events.
Style: emotional, touching, romantic, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, fall in love, couple relations, couples, love and romance, true love, destiny, moral dilemma, friendship, happy ending, death, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1946, year 1989
Place: usa, north carolina, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 4K
Heavy (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Victor is a cook who works in a greasy bar/restaurant owned by his mother, Dolly. It's just the two of them, a waitress named Delores, and a heavy drinking regular, Leo. But things change when Callie, a beautiful college drop-out, shows up as a ...
Style: touching, realistic, gloomy, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: seduction, waitress, obesity, pizza, small town, workplace, jealousy, college dropout, family relations, self discovery, love and romance, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york state, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
John and Mary (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: John and Mary meet in a singles bar, sleep together, and spend the next day getting to know each other.
Style: serious, psychological, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Plot: couples, love affair, romance, lifestyle, one night stand, love and romance, sexual relations, urban, couple relations, singleness, city life, premarital sex ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 25K
Third Person (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, USA, UK, Germany, Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: An acclaimed novelist struggles to write an analysis of love in one of three stories, each set in a different city, that detail the beginning, middle and end of a relationship.
Style: touching, tricky, intellectual, twist ending, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, incest, unfaithful husband, maid, romance, estrangement, friendship, custody, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, europe, italy, usa, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Accidental Tourist (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After the death of his son, Macon Leary, a travel writer, seems to be sleep walking through life. Macon's wife, seems to be having trouble too, and thinks it would be best if the two would just split up. After the break up, Macon meets a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: travel, hopes, starting over, couples, breakup, opposites attract, dysfunctional character, romance, love and romance, sibling relationship, dysfunctional family, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: baltimore, usa, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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