Movies like Operation Splitsville

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Operation Splitsville (1998)
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Operation Splitsville (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a boy's parents decide to divorce, he creates a "support group" for all the kids from failed marriages in his school. When kids who's parents aren't divorced start to pick on them, they agree to cause their parents to divorce as well.
Plot: child, divorce, suburbs

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Most similar movies to Operation Splitsville

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about divorce, family relations, couples, farce, suburbs, love and romance and couple relations mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Operation Splitsville: 40 Pounds of Trouble (1962), She-Devil (1989), Bye Bye Love (1995), Rid of Me (2011), Good-bye Cruel World (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
40 Pounds of Trouble (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Hilarity ensues when a casino manager spends a day at Disneyland with a cute but troublesome little girl.
Plot: disneyland, screwball, family abandonment, matchmaker, nightclub, orphan, parenthood, casino, adoption, singer, divorce, horse race ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: california
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95%
 5.7
 16K
She-Devil (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A cunning and resourceful housewife vows revenge on her husband when he begins an affair with a wealthy romance novelist.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, breakup, divorce, revenge, family problems, rivalry, dishonesty, family conflict, suburbs, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional marriage, mistress ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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68%
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Bye Bye Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: With varying degrees of success, recently divorced friends Dave, Vic and Donny are trying to move on with their lives. Vic feels vilified by his ex-wife's parents, while Donny has a shaky bond with his teen daughter, Emma. Dave, meanwhile, has ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, vampire, family problems, family life, supernatural, single parent, unfulfillment, love and romance, crumbling marriage, nothing goes right, infidelity, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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64%
 6.7
 962
Rid of Me (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scathing black comedy of embarrassment that charts the emotional breakdown and rebirth of a woman ripe for self-discovery.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, dark humor, sentimental ...
Plot: self discovery, hopes, rejection, punk, misfit, girl power, breakup, divorce, suburban life, suburbs, satire, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Good-bye Cruel World (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story involves newscaster Rodney Pointsetter (Shawn) who is so depressed between his job and his family that he tries to make a film about his life, which he intends to culminate with his own suicide. It is often interrupted with irrelevant ...
Plot: suicide, toilet, drag, television, piano, absurd humor, bar, obesity, boardroom, homosexuality, spray paint, punk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Life of the Party (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dumped by her husband, longtime housewife Deanna turns regret into reset by going back to college. Winding up at the same school as her daughter, Deanna plunges headlong into the campus experience – embracing fun, freedom and frat boys.
Style: funny, humorous, light, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: college, daughter, mother daughter relationship, divorce, education, starting over, human spirit, adulterous husband, friends, party, age difference, housewife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Who Gets the Dog? (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A couple going through a divorce squabble over custody of their beloved dog.
Style: touching, sentimental, sweet, feel good
Plot: divorce, pets, dog, pet owner relationship, love, animals, couple relations, family life, friendship, animal life, couples, manipulation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bringing Down the House (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Straight-laced lawyer, Peter Sanderson (Steve Martin) meets and falls in love with online chat friend "Lawyer-Girl", Charlene Morton (Queen Latifah), only to discover she's a convicted bank robber. Charlene escapes from jail and comes ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: lawyer, friendship, odd couple, farce, romance, couple relations, comedy of errors, looking for love, law firm, family relations, workaholic, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The original 70's TV family is now placed in the 1990's, where they're even more square and out of place than ever.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, satirical, clever ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: house, family relations, fighting the system, race against time, fish out of water, parents and children, save the day, rivalry, disorder, siblings relations, suburbs, workplace intrigue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
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Edie & Pen (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this comedy, two women head for Reno to get simultaneous quicky divorces and end up becoming friends. Edie was married years ago, but her husband abandoned her two weeks after the wedding. Pen spent nine years married to an ice-cold businessman ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, semi serious, realistic
Plot: divorce, alcohol abuse, infidelity, farce, wedding, sexual content, family relations, screwball, couples, negligence, friends, breakup ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Me and My Sister (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Carlo is a responsible sibling who deals with his black-sheep sister Silvia in this situation comedy. When Silvia returns after many years to attend her mother's funeral, Carlo deals with the fallout caused by her many love affairs. Carlo is ...
Plot: baby, buggy, child
Place: budapest, budapest hungary, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Cheaper to Keep Her (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A newly divorced swinger on the prowl goes to work as a detective for a neurotic feminist attorney.
Plot: swinger, alimony, female lawyer, secretary, divorce, private detective, bound and gagged, tied to a chair, birth control, tape over mouth, tied feet
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Out-of-Towners (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The remake of the 1970 Neil Simon comedy follows the adventures of a couple, Henry and Nancy Clark, vexed by misfortune while in New York City for a job interview.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, light, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: job seeking, nothing goes right, family problems, disorder, midlife crisis, renewed love, fish out of water, heist, couples, adventure, happy ending, justice ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, ohio, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Beverly Hills couple Barbara and Dave Whiteman are very rich but not happy Dave is a hard working business man, his wife is only interested in yoga, aerobics and other meditation classes, and he sleeps with the house maid. Their teenage son is ...
Style: humorous, clever, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, satire, dog, rescue, self discovery, family relations, yuppie, eating disorder, uninvited guest, wealth, swimming pool, extramarital affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Social Animals (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Determined not to turn into her parents, or be drawn into any relationship longer than a one night stand, Zoe constantly struggles with her failing business and love life. Then she falls in love for the first time with Paul. But there's one ...
Plot: singing in a car, male prostitute, divorce, extramarital affair, twins, lice, female director, failed marriage, pot smoking, husband wife relationship, marijuana, eviction notice ...
Place: austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Don't be a dick about it (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A hilarious and beautiful portrait of two brothers growing up. The film follows the brothers around for one summer capturing the nuances of pissing each other off.
Style: cinema verite
Plot: brother brother relationship, love, love hate, survivor, autism, coming of age, childhood, love hate relationship, suburbs, teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
My Mama Said Yo Mama's a Dyke (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: My Mama Said Yo Mama's a Dyke is an urban "mockumentary" tale about a group of teens who become fed up with their lesbian moms so they decide to enlist them into this uncanny camp that specializes in "de-lesbianism".
Plot: lesbian interest, teenage girl, lesbian mother, gay african american, mother daughter relationship, divorce, teenage boy, african american, gay parent, brother sister relationship, lesbian, lesbianism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Kabluey (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Leslie is left with few options when her husband is sent back to war in the Middle East. A modest amount of help arrives in the form of his brother, Salman, who is less than prepared to care for the couple's two preadolescent boys. When Leslie ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, surreal, absurd, light ...
Plot: single parent, family life, family relations, disorder, eccentric family, fish out of water, misfit, nothing goes right, goofy hero, torment, job, dysfunctional character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Six Wives of Henry Lefay (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A presumed-dead man's current wife and former wives squabble over his funeral arrangements.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, realistic ...
Plot: womanizer, funeral, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, wife, marriage, couples, daughter, death, unfaithful husband, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Don't Drink the Water (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Somewhere behind the early 1960s cold-war iron curtain, the Hollander family cause an international spying incident when Walter photographs a sunset in a sensitive region. In order to stay out of jail, the Hollanders take refuge in the American ...
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: iron curtain, farce, dishonesty, goofy hero, nothing goes right, political unrest, clergy, disorder, screwball, conspiracy, silly humor, espionage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 1K
Dear John (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dear John is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from 1988 to 1992. The series was based on the British sitcom of the same name. Dear John was retitled Dear John USA when it was shown in the UK. During its four-season run, the series was bounced to ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: support group, divorce, crumbling marriage, love and romance, down on your luck, looking for love, friends, couples, breakup, remarry
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Love Thy Neighbor (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Suburbanites Danny and Linda try to overcome their various differences and try to get along after his wife and her husband run off with each other.
Style: sentimental, humorous, offbeat, touching, feel good ...
Plot: infidelity, suburbs, adultery, romance, family relations, couples, family problems, dishonesty, unfulfillment, love and romance, love affair, suburban life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Divorce American Style (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After 17 years of marriage in American suburbia, Richard and Barbara Harmon step into the new world of divorce.
Style: offbeat, humorous, clever, witty, suspense ...
Plot: prostitute, satire, divorce, marriage, suburbs, suburban life, family life, society, battle of the sexes, family problems, breakup, matchmaking ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Last Married Couple in America (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jeff and Mari Thompson have been married for fifteen years. Although their marriage is not perfect, they are seemingly happy in their married and family life. But all their married friends seem to be getting divorced or separated. These newly single ...
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), buddies, love and romance, infidelity, couple relations, midlife crisis, pregnancy, suburbs, suburban life, unfulfillment, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Look Who's Talking (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mollie is a single working mother who's out to find the perfect father for her child. Her baby, Mikey, prefers James, a cab driver turned babysitter who has what it takes to make them both happy. But Mollie won't even consider James. ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, sweet, funny ...
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: babies and infants, pregnancy, single parent, romance, fall in love, family life, couples, love and romance, disorder, babysitting, family relations, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Good Neighbor Sam (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: To help his divorced neighbor claim a substantial inheritance, a family man poses as her husband. The ruse spills over into his career in advertising, and his recent promotion relies on his wholesome and moral appearance.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: private detective, suburbs, campaign, couples, family relations, dishonesty, contests and competitions, love and romance, domestic disturbance, unlikely couple, unlikely criminals, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Bernadette (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: In the summer of 1994, an awkward 15 year-old boy enlists the help of the Park District's least valuable employee--a local lothario and suburban legend-- to win the heart of Bernadette, an 18 year-old French foreign exchange student, local ...
Plot: swimming pool, retro, camp, summer, stoner, suburbs, teenager, coming of age, high school, french, love, park ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Very Brady Sequel (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man claiming to be Carol Brady's long-lost first husband, Roy Martin, shows up at the suburban Brady residence one evening. An impostor, the man is actually determined to steal the Bradys' familiar horse statue, a $20-million ancient ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, feel good, satirical ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: surfing, parody, satire, kidnapping, family relations, wedding, family, danger, disorder, couples, dishonesty, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Father There Is Only One 2 (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The success of the Conchy virtual assistant (which was developed by Javier) has earned him a favorable spot in the parents chat room - until something unexpected ruins it all.
Plot: soccer, brother, first communion, cell phone, stepmother, dog, ballet, school, flamenco, son, chat room, assistant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
School for Scoundrels (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young guy short on luck, enrolls in a class to build confidence to help win over the girl of his dreams, which becomes complicated when his teacher has the same agenda.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, farce, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, cons and scams, teachers and students, mentor, low self esteem, loser, tennis, dating, date ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%