Movies like New York Stories

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New York Stories (1989)
 6.4
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New York Stories (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Three stories happening in New York. The first, by Scorsese, is about a painter who creates his works helped by high volume music and an attractive assistant; second, by Coppola, is about a rich and bold 12 years old who helps her separated parents to reconciliate; third, by Allen, is a witty piece of comedy about the impossibility of getting rid of the son's role.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty, stylized, clever, offbeat, biting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, art, obsession, hotel, jealousy, youth, parents and children, city life, young heroes, gallery, family relations, artists and showbiz, assistant, young, robbery, occult, anthology, friends, couple relations, urban, couples, mischievous children, disorder, lawyer, mother ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, athens greece, new jersey, tokyo

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Most similar movies to New York Stories

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, talky, clever and witty films with plots about dialogue, runaway, mentor, storytelling, writers, relationships and culture clash mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like New York Stories: Anything Else (2003), Manhattan (1979), Stardust Memories (1980), Husbands and Wives (1992), Mighty Aphrodite (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anything Else (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda He has heard the phrase that life is like "anything else," but soon he finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young lovers, advice, relationship problems, psychoanalysis, artists and showbiz, writer's life, love and romance, couple relations, unlikely couple, mentor, therapy, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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95%
 8.0
 121K
Manhattan (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.
Style: intellectual, talky, witty, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, age difference, mistress, divorce, love triangle, dating, lolita, adultery, city life, crumbling relationship, friendship, love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Stardust Memories (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While attending a retrospect of his work, a filmmaker recalls his life and his loves: the inspirations for his films.
Style: talky, surreal, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: weekend, lovers reunited, midlife crisis, filmmaking, showbiz, introspection, lifestyle, imaginary character, haunted by the past, celebrity culture, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Husbands and Wives (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Jack and Sally announce that they're splitting up, this comes as a shock to their best friends Gabe and Judy. Maybe mostly because they also are drifting apart and are now being made aware of it. So while Jack and Sally try to go on and ...
Style: talky, realistic, sincere, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, crumbling marriage, friendship, teacher student relationship, dishonesty, family problems, breakup, friends, couple relations, romance, age difference ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Mighty Aphrodite (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be brilliant too. But when he learns that Max's mother is Linda ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: adoption, prostitute, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, opposites attract, looking for love, dishonesty, child, adoptive father, adoptive mother, boxing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A hapless talent manager named Danny Rose, by helping a client, gets dragged into a love triangle involving the mob. His story is told in flashback, an anecdote shared amongst a group of comedians over lunch at New York's Carnegie Deli. ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, touching ...
Plot: comedian, gangsters, love and romance, love triangle, infidelity, showbiz, urban, comedy of errors, couples, disorder, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.0
 235K
Annie Hall (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the city of New York, comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: comedian, jewish, tennis, singer, divorce, neurosis, romance, love and romance, love, couples, couple relations, human relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s, 1940s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, wisconsin, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Hollywood Ending (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Woody Allen stars as Val Waxman, a two-time Oscar winner turned washed-up, neurotic director in desperate need of a comeback. When it comes, Waxman finds himself backed into a corner: Work for his ex-wife Ellie or forfeit his last shot. Is Val ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, witty, realistic ...
Plot: movie business, one more chance, showbiz, comedy of errors, blind character, disorder, artists and showbiz, couple relations, nothing goes right, blindness and impaired vision, audition, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Sweet and Lowdown (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedic biopic focused on the life of fictional jazz guitarist Emmett Ray. Ray was an irresponsible, free-spending, arrogant, obnoxious, alcohol-abusing, miserable human being, who was also arguably the best guitarist in the world.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, tragicomedy, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jazz, infidelity, musician, music, musician's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, fall in love, actress, guitar, music business ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.
Style: talky, cynical, witty, humorous, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, mistress, professor, infidelity, adultery, blackmail, crime, moral dilemma, human nature, couple relations, dishonesty, introspection ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two married couples find only trouble and heartache as their complicated lives unfold. After 40 years of marriage, Alfie leaves his wife to pursue what he thinks is happiness with a call girl. His wife, Helena, reeling from abandonment, decides to ...
Style: talky, witty, cynical, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, marital infidelity, human nature, couples, crumbling relationship, marital problem, unrequited love, seance, coma, broken engagement, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Between two Thanksgivings, Hannah's husband falls in love with her sister Lee, while her hypochondriac ex-husband rekindles his relationship with her sister Holly.
Style: talky, intellectual, humorous, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: thanksgiving, artist, infidelity, audition, cocaine, architect, accountant, writing, hypochondriac, extramarital affair, sisters, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
I'll Do Anything (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Matt Hobbs is a talented but unsuccessful actor. When estranged (and strange) ex-wife Beth dumps their daughter Jeannie on Matt, father and daughter have a lot of adjusting to do. His budding relationship with attractive production assistant Cathy ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: unsuccessful, actor, self discovery, single parent, youth, young heroes, parents and children, family relations, artists and showbiz, showbiz, actor's life, hollywood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
New York, I Love You (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: New York, I Love You delves into the intimate lives of New Yorkers as they grapple with, delight in and search for love. Journey from the Diamond District in the heart of Manhattan, through Chinatown and the Upper East Side, towards the Village, ...
Style: talky, realistic, sexy, atmospheric, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, city life, couple relations, looking for love, couples, fall in love, lifestyle, young lovers, first love, interracial relations, friendship, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Metropolitan (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sparkling comedic chronicle of a middle-class young man’s romantic misadventures among New York City’s debutante society. Stillman’s deft, literate dialogue and hilariously highbrow observations earned this debut film an Academy Award ...
Style: talky, intellectual, witty, clever, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, best friends, couple relations, twentysomething life, social climbing, friends, city life, love and romance, radical, society, social differences ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 8K
Crooklyn (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: From Spike Lee comes this vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school-teacher, her stubborn jazz-musician husband and their five kids living in '70s Brooklyn.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, parenthood, coming of age, parents and children, urban, school, family relations, couple relations, single parent, family problems, teenage life, black people ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Tale of Springtime (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Simple conversations engender complicated human interactions. The first in Eric Rohmer's Four Seasons series, Conte de printemps (A Tale In Springtime) is the story of an introverted young girl (Florence Darel) just reaching adulthood who takes ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: philosopher, cousin cousin relationship, vacation, friendship, romance, parents and children, couple relations, friends, family relations, hopes, mischievous children, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, tokyo, california, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Deconstructing Harry (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This film tells the story of a successful writer called Harry Block, played by Allen himself, who draws inspiration from people he knows in real-life, and from events that happened to him, sometimes causing these people to become alienated from him ...
Style: witty, talky, clever, surreal, humorous ...
Plot: psychiatrist, writer's block, midlife crisis, postmodernism, heaven and hell, glory, suffering, human nature, artists and showbiz, writer's life, ex couple relations, estrangement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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To Rome with Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Italy, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Four tales unfold in the Eternal City: While vacationing in Rome, architect John encounters a young man whose romantic woes remind him of a painful incident from his own youth; retired opera director Jerry discovers a mortician with an amazing ...
Style: feel good, clever, witty, intellectual, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: architect, newlyweds, tourist, expatriate, culture clash, bohemian life, couples, lifestyle, urban, holiday, vacation, postmodernism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1920s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
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Moonstruck (1987)
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: sentimental, clever, humorous, talky, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, italian restaurant, romance, infidelity, ethnic, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, siblings relations, looking for love, dishonesty, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Play It Again, Sam (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mild mannered film critic is dumped by his wife and his ego is crushed. His hero persona is the tough guy played by Humphrey Bogart in many of his movies and the apparition of Bogart begins showing up to give him advice. With the encouragement of ...
Style: neurotic, clever, talky, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, rejection, infidelity, dating, advice, idol, ghost, date, romance, solace, postmodernism, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 2K
Plaza Suite (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, anniversary, lovers reunited, midlife crisis, love triangle, fall in love, dishonesty, family problems, looking for love, couples, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 38K
Prime (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A career driven professional from Manhattan is wooed by a young painter, who also happens to be the son of her psychoanalyst.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: artist, therapist, unlikely couple, age difference, romance, thirtysomething life, couples, fall in love, love affair, love of one's life, parents and children, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, paris france, salt lake city utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.9
 14K
200 Cigarettes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A collection of twentysomethings try to cope with relationships, loneliness, desire and their individual neuroses.
Style: talky, semi serious, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, best friends, new year's eve, couples, nightlife, romance, love and romance, hopes, twentysomething life, singleness, sexual dysfunction, looking for love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1981
Place: usa, new york, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Slaves of New York (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Meet the denizens of New York City: artists, prostitutes, saints, and seers. All are aspiring toward either fame or oblivion, and hoping for love and acceptance. Instead they find high rents, faithless partners, and dead-end careers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, touching ...
Plot: village, urban, lifestyle, society, artists and showbiz, love and romance, celebrity culture, unfulfillment, village life, city life, nightlife, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 5K
Tadpole (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Beautiful, sophisticated women are all over Oscar Grubman. He is sensitive and compassionate, speaks French fluently, is passionate about Voltaire, and thinks the feature that tells the most about a woman is her hands. On the train home from ...
Style: sexy, witty, sentimental, humorous, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, fall in love, love and romance, seduction, youth, family relations, family life, couples, adolescence, friendship, older woman younger man relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 44K
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: love and romance, romance, stranger, adventure, hopes, nothing goes right, art, jazz musician, 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 ⇓
39%
Friends with Kids (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the wake of their friends' marriages and eventual offspring, longtime pals Julie and Jason decide to have a child together without becoming a couple. By becoming "time-share" parents, they reason, they can experience the joys of ...
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, best friend, romance, best friends, platonic, couple relations, relationship problems, thirtysomething life, character study, best friends in love, family relations, child birth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, vermont, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Melinda and Melinda (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While dining out with friends, Sy suggests the difficulty of separating comedy from tragedy. To illustrate his point, he tells his guests two parallel stories about Melinda ; both versions have the same basic elements, but one take on her state of ...
Style: talky, clever, humorous, witty, tragicomedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pianist, infidelity, family problems, couples, jazz, love and romance, cold relationship, crumbling marriage, romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, barcelona spain, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Goodbye Girl (1977)
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: ...
Style: witty, sentimental, touching, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: single parent, opposites attract, self discovery, romance, couples, fall in love, uninvited guest, love and romance, hopes, city life, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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