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, schoolboy, divorce, young girl, suburbs, little boy, first day of school, brushing teeth, orange juice

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and funny films with plots about family relations, divorce, farce, couples, suburbs, storytelling and runaway mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Operation Splitsville: Jesus Henry Christ (2011), She-Devil (1989), 40 Pounds of Trouble (1962), Bye Bye Love (1995), Social Animals (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jesus Henry Christ (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the age of ten, Henry James Hermin, a boy who was conceived in a petri-dish and raised by his feminist mother, follows a string of Post-It notes in hopes of finding his biological father.
Style: humorous, witty, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: feminist, obsessive quest, eccentric family, young heroes, prodigy, single parent, parents and children, family relations, escapades, youth, sperm donor, search ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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95%
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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: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, funny, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, breakup, divorce, revenge, dark humor, family problems, rivalry, dishonesty, family conflict, battle of the sexes, suburbs, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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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, horse race, nightclub, orphan, singer, adoption, divorce, ex husband ex wife relationship, casino, parenthood, treehouse, train ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: california
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82%
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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, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, vampire, suburban life, family relations, supernatural, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, single parent, nothing goes right, couples, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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 ...
Style: captivating, funny, sincere, light
Plot: husband wife relationship, singing in a car, fall in love, love and romance, male prostitute, young girl, mistress, rivalry, escapades, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, financial ruin ...
Place: austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, semi serious ...
Plot: prostitute, satire, marriage, divorce, romance, legal action, nothing goes right, suburban life, family life, midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, custody ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, satirical, funny, clever ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: house, fighting the system, family relations, fish out of water, race against time, save the day, parents and children, disorder, siblings relations, rivalry, workplace intrigue, suburbs ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Good-bye Cruel World (1982)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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 ...
Style: parody
Plot: suicide, oil, absurd humor, neighbor, opera, trampoline, psychoanalysis, divorce, death, bar, obesity, candelabra ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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, realistic, semi serious
Plot: divorce, love triangle, midlife crisis, looking for love, alcohol abuse, infidelity, family relations, friends, couples, breakup, thirtysomething life, screwball ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, comedy of errors, looking for love, couple relations, law firm, workaholic, family relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: sentimental, touching, sweet, feel good
Plot: divorce, pets, dog, pet owner relationship, family life, love, couple relations, animals, lifestyle, couples, family relations, animal life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: realistic, light, humorous, feel good, sincere ...
Plot: college, daughter, mother daughter relationship, divorce, mother and daughter, adulterous husband, human spirit, friends, education, starting over, relationships, family relations ...
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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, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, hopes, punk, dark humor, rejection, misfit, girl power, divorce, breakup, suburban life, suburbs, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, ohio, boston, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, bound and gagged, divorce, female lawyer, alimony, private detective, secretary, birth control, tied to a chair, tape over mouth, tied feet
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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, surreal, absurd, light, realistic ...
Plot: single parent, life, family life, family relations, dark humor, eccentric family, disorder, misfit, nothing goes right, fish out of water, goofy hero, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, satire, dog, rescue, eating disorder, family relations, yuppie, uninvited guest, self discovery, extramarital affair, swimming pool, wealth ...
Time: 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa
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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, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: womanizer, funeral, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, marriage, wife, couples, daughter, death, unfaithful husband, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: gay parent, african american, lesbian interest, lesbian mother, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, gay african american, teenage boy, lesbian, teenage girl, divorce, lesbianism ...
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Don't Drink the Water (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 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: realistic, not serious, witty, humorous
Plot: iron curtain, farce, nothing goes right, clergy, dishonesty, political unrest, goofy hero, disorder, screwball, conspiracy, silly humor, espionage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: pregnancy, babies and infants, single parent, romance, couples, family life, fall in love, love and romance, disorder, babysitting, unwanted pregnancy, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Greener Grass (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Suburban soccer moms find themselves constantly competing against each other in their personal lives as their kids settle their differences on the field.
Style: art house, absurd, satirical, funny, suspense
Plot: husband wife relationship, suburbs, jousting, rivalry, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, parents and children, envy, society, housewife, pretense, female director, wealthy family ...
Place: cincinnati ohio, europe, paris france, berlin germany, france
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52%
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: adultery, infidelity, suburbs, love affair, suburban life, family life, couple relations, bittersweet, family problems, family relations, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, feel good ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: surfing, satire, kidnapping, family relations, wedding, family, nothing goes right, goofy hero, couples, disorder, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hawaii
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50%
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, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, dishonesty, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, battle of the sexes, buddies, romance, lifestyle, relationship vs career, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, teachers and students, cons and scams, mentor, low self esteem, loser, tennis, date, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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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: suburbs, private detective, manipulations, dishonesty, contests and competitions, couple relations, switching roles, relationship vs career, fish out of water, cons and scams, comedy of errors, suburban life ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco
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Couples Retreat (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: ...
Style: funny, sexy, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: resort, friendship, couple relations, marriage, friends, couples, farce, island, couples therapy, disorder, divorce, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tahiti, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: idiotic, humorous, feel good, not serious, sentimental ...
Plot: farce, friendship, misfit, corporate world, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, loser, goofy hero, taxidermy, mouse, idiot, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: feel good, humorous, contemplative, light, entertaining ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, teenager, suburbs, love hate relationship, love, childhood, coming of age, youth, friendship, friends, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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