Movies that are like Paper Moon

If you like "Paper Moon" you are probably looking for sentimental, talky, road movie and witty movies of Comedy, Crime and Drama genre about / that have / with friendship, father daughter relationship, on the road, con artists, mischievous children, depression and con men themes shot in USA.
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Paper Moon (1973)
 8.2
 29K
Paper Moon
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: sentimental, talky, road movie, witty, captivating, semi serious, dramatic, realistic, interesting, suspense, clever, depressing, earnest, breathtaking, touching, stylized, light, reflective, tense, atmospheric, feel good, humorous, bleak
Plot: friendship, father daughter relationship, on the road, con artists, mischievous children, depression, con men, childhood, runaway, mentor, storytelling, idealism, orphan, bible, great depression, odd couple, unlikely friendships, coming of age, small town, screwball, loneliness, dialogue, funeral, period piece, chase, corruption, adaptation, gunfight, unlikely partners, hotel, culture clash, obsession, carnival, girl, character study, secrets, coming-of-age, aunt, parents and children, cons and scams, partners, youth, family relations, friends, kids in trouble, dishonesty, disorder, radio, street kid, gem, salesman, partners in crime, girl dressed as boy, looking at self in mirror, eavesdropping, amusement park, sheriff, interrogation, whiskey, escape, money, car chase, foot chase, plan gone wrong, new beginning, child smoking cigarette, adult child friendship, gold tooth, moonshine, tomboy, precocious child, telegram, hat, heist gone wrong, anti hero, maid, strong female lead, wrestling, stolen money, road trip, photograph, african american, dress, strong female character, little girl, tragedy, pornography, drinking
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: kansas, missouri, usa
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To Kill a Mockingbird
Crime, Drama
USA
129 min.
 8.3
Harold and Maude
Comedy, Drama, Romance
USA
91 min.
 8.0
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Most similar movies to Paper Moon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, talky, dramatic and touching films with plots including mentor, friendship, dialogue, unlikely friendships, runaway, culture clash and storytelling themes mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Paper Moon: The Sting (1973), Tumbleweeds (1999), To Kill a Mockingbird (1962), Going in Style (1979), Harry and Tonto (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8.3
 199K
The Sting
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: clever, witty, atmospheric, surprise ending, tricky, twists and turns, semi serious, entertaining, suspense, feel good, talky, twist ending, interesting, realistic, dramatic, cerebral, stylized, light, tense, earnest, humorous, captivating
Plot: crime, gambling, mentor, heist, con men, con artists, twists & turns, organized crime, buddies, gangster, plot twist, gangsters, storytelling, murder, period piece, revenge, criminal's revenge, cheating, mob, greed, poker, corruption, music, chase, dialogue, secrets, runaway, manipulation, justice, crime gone awry, bet, vengeance, cons and scams, alley, sting operation, repayment, horse race, violence, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, friends, fbi, bookies, hung over, cards, mastermind, group of criminals, partners in crime
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   88%
 
 6.7
 3K
Tumbleweeds
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, touching, dramatic, realistic, road movie, sentimental, intense, sweet, feel good, light, melancholic, clever, sincere, interesting, witty, harsh, entertaining, emotional, sexy, absurd
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, on the road, single parent, relationships, runaway, self discovery, coming of age, women, friendship, unlikely friendships, couple relations, school, father daughter relationship, drinking, happy ending, storytelling, character study, family, redemption, secrets, british, single mother, dysfunctional family, dialogue, parents and children, coming-of-age, depression, culture clash, mentor, writers, catastrophe, crime gone awry, brutality, corruption, betrayal, sexualized violence, road trip, manipulation, small town, stereotypes, adaptation, parenthood, adolescence, childhood, couples, honest, loneliness, family drama, race issues, police investigation
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, south carolina, west virginia, san diego california, tennessee, north carolina, arizona, kentucky, louisiana, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   70%
 
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To Kill a Mockingbird
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, serious, compassionate, earnest, dramatic, realistic, talky, interesting, touching, clever, enigmatic, sentimental, emotional, witty, captivating, thought provoking, breathtaking, suspense
Plot: racism, small town, courtroom, lawyer, court, idealism, injustice, courtroom drama, childhood, race issues, justice, book, prejudice, segregation, morality, literature, coming of age, courage, children, poverty, mentor, adaptation, runaway, single father, legal, storytelling, culture clash, friendship, trial, kids and family, court case, child, corruption, depression, coming-of-age, imagination, unlikely friendships, becoming an adult, black people, sibling relationship, intolerance, isolation, society, beautiful scenery, honest, greed, character study, secrets, single parent, dedicated lawyer
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   86%
 
Going in Style
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, clever, semi serious, dramatic, melancholic, talky, funny, interesting, harsh, tense, reflective, intense, light, witty, earnest, cerebral, depressing, sentimental, absurd
Plot: heist, buddies, loneliness, mentor, bank robbery, art, depression, runaway, golden years, crime, unlikely friendships, robbery, life & death, twists & turns, sexualized violence, tragedy, moral ambiguity, aging, storytelling, gangsters, human nature, dialogue, race issues, complex characters, senior citizen, redemption, friendship, alter ego, violence, dark hero, crime gone awry, honest, adaptation, justice, character study, family, organized crime, greed, doctors, creativity, drinking, transformation, catastrophe, classic car, writers, brutality, life, gunfight, cons and scams, crimes
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   61%
 
Harry and Tonto
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, road movie, semi serious, suspense, dramatic, interesting, melancholic, talky, tense, depressing, earnest, cerebral, reflective, sad, breathtaking, uplifting, feel good, gloomy, humorous, captivating, thought provoking, ambiguous ending, heartbreaking, sweet
Plot: aging, redemption, runaway, on the road, friendship, golden years, loneliness, art, gunfight, road trip, storytelling, mentor, existentialism, unlikely friendships, culture clash, drinking, coming of age, tragedy, pets, life & death, eccentricity, gangsters, death, childhood, life, police investigation, travel, life philosophy, human nature, dialogue, transformation, first contact, cat, manipulation, mental illness, artist, destiny, fantasy world, family, classic car, writers, honest, introspection, small town, violence, corruption, murder, americana, parents and children, elderly
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, arizona, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   61%
 
The Last Detail
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: realistic, witty, road movie, humorous, semi serious, bleak, harsh, reflective, compassionate, tense, dramatic, talky, interesting, touching, melancholic, depressing, cynical, atmospheric, sincere, dark humor, dark, suspense
Plot: prison escape, realism, adventurer, on the road, mentor, drinking, fighting the system, character study, prison, unlikely friendships, coming of age, runaway, crime, violent, corruption, friendship, buddies, crime gone awry, foul language, idealism, gunfight, childhood, beer, coming-of-age, loneliness, justice, storytelling, dialogue, culture clash, honest, brutality, teaching the ways of the world, virginity, gangsters, courage, transformation, sailor, taxi, existentialism, redemption, adolescence, life, escapades, journalism, life philosophy, freedom, depression, greed, moral ambiguity, partners
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa, virginia, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   70%
 
Bound for Glory
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, scenic, dramatic, breathtaking, touching, talky, bleak, depressing, reflective, road movie, harsh, enigmatic, captivating, earnest, intense, interesting, cerebral, compassionate, sincere
Plot: music, folk, americana, on the road, storytelling, depression, drinking, mentor, musician's life, kids and family, runaway, character study, adultery, unlikely friendships, courage, labor union, culture clash, childhood, greed, fighting the system, rich and poor, poverty, dialogue, loneliness, gunfight, folk music, political, redemption, radio, period piece, destiny, honest, life, artists and showbiz, friendship, desert, countryside, couples, power relations, couple relations, celebrity culture, life is a bitch, love and romance, society, hitchhiker, individualism, folk song, lifestyle, guitarist, farm
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: california, texas, oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   53%
 
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Smoke Signals
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: touching, witty, semi serious, road movie, humorous, realistic, reflective, melancholic, feel good, offbeat, harsh, dramatic, emotional, bleak, earnest, sentimental, talky, sincere, biblical
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, self discovery, native americans, indians, coming of age, on the road, storytelling, childhood, father son relationship, unlikely friendships, coming-of-age, life & death, culture clash, mentor, adolescence, death in the family, prejudice, road trip, stereotypes, loneliness, runaway, life philosophy, parenthood, haunted by the past, fantasy world, family bonds, depression, destiny, life, dysfunctional family, drinking, identity, honest, father-son relationship, escapades, existentialism, catastrophe, redemption, ethnic conflict, small town, transformation, solitude, idealism, memory, fight scenes, bollywood, family drama, dialogue, poetry, philosophy
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india, phoenix arizona, arizona, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   61%
 
Things Change
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, cerebral, entertaining, light, talky, psychological, tense, enigmatic, dark, interesting, stylized, witty, surprise ending, tricky, twist ending, dark humor, suspense
Plot: gangsters, hotel, hitman, friendship, mafia, mob, murder, unlikely friendships, chase, mentor, organized crime, dialogue, switching roles, crime, greed, casino, utopia, paranoia, storytelling, betrayal, dreams, gangster, life philosophy, existentialism, redemption, destiny, con men, noir, criminal heroes, gunfight, psychology, twists & turns, adventure, fantasy world, crime gone awry, loneliness, prison, classic car, plot twist, dark hero, childhood, transformation, con artists, relationships, mental illness, crimes, prejudice, philosophy, stylish, catastrophe
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   59%
 
The Four Seasons
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: sentimental, realistic, talky, touching, witty, humorous, clever, semi serious, funny, emotional, dramatic, melancholic, reflective, sweet, romantic, light, intense, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, divorce, unlikely friendships, relationships, human nature, marriage, dialogue, mentor, couple relations, love story, cancer, life philosophy, drinking, mental illness, romance, wilderness, loneliness, destiny, redemption, vacation, life & death, midlife crisis, life, adultery, honest, family, stereotypes, multiple storylines, storytelling, writers, catastrophe, alter ego, culture clash, coming of age, aging, beautiful scenery, couples, parenthood, depression, happy ending, character study, love, runaway, hospital, friends, childhood, writing, infidelity, best friends, crumbling marriage
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   49%
 
 7.3
 2K
Housekeeping
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, touching, melancholic, bleak, reflective, enigmatic, feel good, meditative, depressing, sad, sentimental, talky, stylized, sexy, harsh, road movie, emotional, light, earnest, dramatic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, coming of age, single parent, friendship, runaway, coming-of-age, human nature, childhood, mental illness, sisters, tragedy, culture clash, self discovery, depression, obsession, secrets, adaptation, life & death, suicide, relationships, destiny, dysfunctional family, dialogue, women, book, loneliness, parents and children, catastrophe, adolescence, eccentricity, mentor, distopia, classic car, character study, siblings relations, life philosophy, redemption, crime gone awry, death, brutality, pornography, custody, honest, unlikely friendships, storytelling, eccentric family, complex characters, nudity (topless - notable), bdsm, life
Time: 20th century, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   61%
 
The Paper Chase
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: talky, realistic, clever, captivating, serious, uplifting, earnest, intense, interesting, romantic, touching, dramatic, harsh, intellectual, reflective, cerebral, suspense, feel good, witty, tense
Plot: college, lawyer, self discovery, chase, mentor, culture clash, runaway, school, friendship, childhood, obsession, paper airplane, law student, studying, teachers and students, coming of age, drinking, character study, unlikely friendships, rebellion, idealism, relationships, love story, college life, gunfight, teacher, corruption, courtroom, dialogue, honest, romance, mentor protege relationship, student life, twists & turns, destiny, adaptation, courage, catastrophe, redemption, loneliness, justice, betrayal, twentysomething life, nudity (full frontal - brief), fighting the system, sacrifice, police investigation, stereotypes, moral ambiguity, youth
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, harvard university, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
 6.7
 7K
Fandango
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: sentimental, road movie, touching, realistic, emotional, semi serious, humorous, reflective, earnest, melancholic, harsh, breathtaking, inspirational, light, talky, romantic, suspense
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, buddies, on the road, unlikely friendships, road trip, coming-of-age, drinking, young lovers, college, childhood, mentor, adventure, obsessive quest, destiny, skydiving, trip, surprise party, male bonding, airplane, moral ambiguity, beer, catastrophe, desert, small town, runaway, storytelling, revenge, life & death, culture clash, adolescence vs adulthood, life, transformation, dialogue, love story, nudity (topless - notable), student life, romance, honest, sacrifice, chase, adolescence, beautiful scenery, life philosophy, memory, existentialism, cult, redemption, gunfight, americana
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, future
Place: texas, austin texas, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   46%
 
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Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: talky, semi serious, clever, sentimental, realistic, emotional, touching, dramatic, witty, humorous, melancholic, intense, cerebral, sexy, cynical, interesting, earnest, satirical, reflective, harsh, enigmatic
Plot: small town, human nature, friendship, secrets, introspection, couple relations, flashback, women, storytelling, life philosophy, adaptation, unlikely friendships, parents and children, catastrophe, runaway, dialogue, segregation, haunted by the past, gay, drinking, small town life, crime gone awry, betrayal, culture clash, greed, americana, mentor, dysfunctional family, transformation, death, reunion, twists & turns, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), life & death, innocence lost, doctors, hotel, depression, destiny, redemption, obsession, lone hero, idealism, fighting the system, transvestism, corruption, fantasy world, mental illness, writers
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
Honkytonk Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: touching, road movie, semi serious, harsh, melancholic, humorous, realistic, lyrical, reflective, intense, dramatic, talky, sad, sentimental, depressing, emotional, light, bad ending, enigmatic, macabre
Plot: music, country, friendship, on the road, life & death, musician's life, road trip, redemption, storytelling, solitude, parents and children, countryside, small town, life, family, tuberculosis, runaway, mentor, brutality, americana, coming of age, greed, gunfight, depression, death, drinking, honest, loneliness, dreams, catastrophe, prostitute, artists and showbiz, vengeance, coming-of-age, jazz, tragedy, unlikely friendships, dysfunctional family, crime gone awry, dialogue, childhood, alcohol abuse, pornography, writers, doctors, culture clash, ethnic conflict, adventure, lone hero, transformation
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: oklahoma, usa, new jersey, california, tokyo, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   58%
 
Planes, Trains & Automobiles
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, road movie, semi serious, feel good, funny, realistic, suspense, clever, suspenseful, intense, tense, talky, interesting, harsh, scenic, melancholic, light, absurd, dramatic
Plot: road trip, on the road, odd couple, comedy of errors, screwball, unlikely friendships, thanksgiving, getting home, chase, holiday, receptionist, foul language, travel, runaway, train, friendship, gunfight, storytelling, nothing goes right, dialogue, family, chewing tobacco, state trooper, redemption, homeless, culture clash, vengeance, mentor, beautiful scenery, greed, catastrophe, cars, americana, hotel, childhood, adventure, drinking, destiny, honest, disorder, brutality, hitman, classic car, police investigation, happy ending, violent, hopes, misfit, partners, generosity
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, cross country, st. louis missouri, california, illinois, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
 7.2
 16K
Diner
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: talky, realistic, witty, clever, semi serious, humorous, reflective, touching, interesting, melancholic, sentimental, cerebral, harsh, dark humor, bleak, earnest, dramatic, cynical, sweet
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: friendship, unlikely friendships, relationships, dialogue, buddies, drinking, adolescence, coming of age, mentor, introspection, loneliness, coming-of-age, life philosophy, childhood, honest, couple relations, character study, runaway, gambling debt, crime gone awry, period piece, redemption, small town, culture clash, writers, obsession, depression, storytelling, adolescence vs adulthood, philosophy, women, race issues, dialogue driven, catastrophe, complex characters, pornography, twentysomething life, brutality, betrayal, gangs, fighting the system, transformation, americana, hopes, love and romance, partners, youth, couples, friends, bet
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1959
Place: baltimore, usa, maryland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
Driving Miss Daisy
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating, semi serious, dramatic, earnest, reflective, witty, road movie, sincere, compassionate, melancholic, inspirational, intense, emotional, talky, feel good, humorous
Plot: aging, friendship, segregation, culture clash, golden years, unlikely friendships, racism, elderly, jewish, prejudice, mentor, master and servant, civil rights, relationships, widow, car accident, childhood, destiny, life philosophy, race, storytelling, parenthood, chauffeur, race issues, classic car, redemption, period piece, idealism, self discovery, character study, life, life & death, transformation, racial segregation, boss and employee, catastrophe, runaway, loneliness, honest, dialogue driven, justice, adaptation, small town, drinking, stereotypes, interracial relations, family, greed, dialogue, courage
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1960s, 1940s, 60s, 70s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
Movie in collections
Pocketful of Miracles
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Style: touching, witty, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, realistic, talky, clever, dramatic, melancholic, light, bad ending, fairy tale, interesting
Audience: date night
Plot: gangsters, couple relations, prohibition, mentor, runaway, parents and children, depression, social differences, high society, luck, apple, deception, greed, foul language, cons and scams, gangster, homeless, redemption, adaptation, broadway, catastrophe, survival, weapons, fall in love, childhood, immortality, happy ending, poverty, secrets, literature, prejudice, love and romance, dialogue, transformation, life philosophy, period piece, couples, police investigation, storytelling, corruption, hotel, family relations, betrayal, distopia, holiday, fantasy world, chase, small town, nudity (full frontal - brief), dysfunctional family
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 60s, 1920s
Place: europe, spain, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
Harold and Maude
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: dark humor, touching, humorous, tragicomedy, semi serious, reflective, melancholic, sweet, dramatic, offbeat, realistic, absurd, talky, ironic, witty, depressing, emotional, light, bleak, sentimental, enigmatic, philosophical, romantic, interesting, clever
Audience: date night
Plot: suicide, depression, suicide attempt, death, friendship, obsession, coming of age, existentialism, eccentricity, life & death, odd couple, relationships, life, love story, mentor, loneliness, unlikely friendships, love, irreverent, life philosophy, cemetery, social misfits, philosophy, childhood, destiny, storytelling, misfit, deadpan, cult, hospital, drinking, unlikely couple, romance, honest, coming-of-age, character study, psychiatry, terminal illness, banjo, age difference, transformation, solitude, runaway, dialogue, arranged marriage, cliff, wealth, birthday, urban, culture clash
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
The Journey of Natty Gann
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sweet, romantic, sentimental, scenic, earnest, harsh, road movie, entertaining, light, breathtaking, dramatic, clever, suspense
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, family, friendship, kids and family, runaway, on the road, beautiful scenery, coming of age, childhood, parents and children, love story, children, dog, jungle, rich and poor, culture clash, disney, institution, child smoking cigarette, attempted rape, hitchhiking, great depression, chase, mentor, catastrophe, destiny, courage, wilderness, period piece, unlikely friendships, hopes, women, stereotypes, depression, love and romance, police investigation, indians, happy ending, animals, lone hero, adaptation, dialogue, love, greed, betrayal, transformation, youth, natural disaster, nudity (topless - notable), secrets
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 80s
Place: usa, california, london, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
Same Time, Next Year
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: talky, sentimental, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty, touching, emotional, romantic, earnest, intense, interesting, feel good, humorous, entertaining, melancholic, suspense
Plot: infidelity, adultery, hotel, couple relations, relationships, destiny, marriage, love affair, mentor, dialogue, nudity (topless - notable), romance, lovers reunited, family, extramarital affair, catastrophe, dysfunctional family, life, natural disaster, cheating, love story, fall in love, friendship, unlikely friendships, runaway, culture clash, redemption, happy ending, pornography, period piece, love and romance, loneliness, dog, interracial romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, life philosophy, parenthood, justice, coming of age, feminism, childhood, family drama, couples, depression, honest, stereotypes, adaptation, writers, betrayal
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   47%
 
The Late Show
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: clever, twists and turns, semi serious, melancholic, suspense, enigmatic, talky, tense, dramatic, cerebral, witty, realistic, interesting, light, bleak, meditative, atmospheric, dark, humorous, depressing, offbeat, suspenseful, sentimental, touching, cynical, harsh
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, crime, loneliness, murder mystery, art, noir, odd couple, relationships, adultery, character study, drinking, police investigation, dialogue, mentor, unlikely friendships, runaway, gangster, partners against crime, mystery, dark hero, crime gone awry, gangsters, existentialism, depression, family, british, chase, sexualized violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, greed, friendship, infidelity, obsession, secrets, betrayal, corruption, alter ego, gunfight, moral ambiguity, twists & turns, death, partners, aging, who done it, crimes, deadly, dishonesty
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
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 7.2
 113K
About Schmidt
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: dark humor, realistic, tragicomedy, melancholic, depressing, semi serious, reflective, touching, bleak, road movie, biting, dramatic, sad, emotional, ironic, compassionate, gloomy, meditative, talky, interesting, offbeat, harsh, heartbreaking, cerebral, satirical, absurd, witty, humorous
Plot: loneliness, golden years, road trip, life, on the road, depression, midlife crisis, death, life & death, existentialism, character study, storytelling, relationships, redemption, odd couple, solitude, dysfunctional family, tragedy, honest, aging, life philosophy, drinking, workplace, destiny, introspection, parenthood, philosophy, sarcasm, life changing, mullet, wedding, unlikely friendships, eccentricity, mentor, childhood, wife husband relationship, adoption, friendship, parents and children, transformation, self discovery, dialogue, family drama, mental illness, greed, coming of age, brutality, hospital, fish out of water, family life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, denver colorado, colorado, kansas, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: road movie, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, rough, entertaining, enigmatic, talky, suspenseful, harsh, tense, cerebral, clever, scenic, melancholic, buddy comedy, interesting, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, crime, friendship, heist, chase, treasure hunt, on the road, bank robbery, gunfight, violent, mentor, violence, chases and races, adventure, runaway, unlikely friendships, dialogue, robbery, car chase, character study, greed, vengeance, friends, stylish, anti-hero, classic car, brutality, storytelling, dark hero, outlaw, police, irreverent, crimes, loneliness, gangs, corruption, gangsters, hitman, escapades, redemption, visceral, existentialism, culture clash, pornography, moral ambiguity, catastrophe, drinking, partners, twists & turns, gangster
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
 7.0
 38K
Grumpy Old Men
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, funny, realistic, dramatic, sincere, light, clever, road movie, melancholic, sexy, suspense, talky, intense, romantic
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, buddies, unlikely friendships, chase, childhood, fish, gunfight, small town, romance, love triangle, vengeance, happy ending, christmas, destiny, mentor, old friends, neighborhood, elderly, runaway, love and romance, hospital, family, catastrophe, culture clash, loneliness, aging, beautiful scenery, couples, revenge, screwball, classic car, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends, dialogue, justice, drinking, adventure, redemption, betrayal, honest, golden years, storytelling, stereotypes, courage, police investigation, brutality, lone hero, death, adaptation, rescue
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: minnesota, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   41%
 
Splendor in the Grass
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: emotional, realistic, sexual, heartbreaking, serious, sentimental, earnest, gloomy, touching, melancholic, captivating, talky, intense, sexy, harsh, sad, romantic, reflective, stylized, tense, interesting, dramatic, enigmatic
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: coming of age, small town, romance, adolescence, love, young lovers, relationships, runaway, love story, depression, idealism, obsession, sexuality, period piece, beautiful scenery, childhood, drinking, women, teenager, loneliness, tragedy, culture clash, rebellion, mentor, coming-of-age, marriage, love and romance, pornography, suicide attempt, parenthood, prejudice, virginity, sexual repression, unrequited love, stock market crash, dialogue, friendship, adultery, family, literature, society, destiny, honest, unlikely friendships, happy ending, dysfunctional family, life, divorce, school, forbidden love
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 1950s
Place: kansas, usa, california, yale university, connecticut
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System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
Bustin' Loose
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty, dramatic, sentimental, touching, light, funny, melancholic, comic, talky, romantic, clever, emotional, entertaining, inspirational, suspense
Audience: kids
Plot: bus, friendship, teacher, school, on the road, kids and family, fish out of water, children, con men, disorder, life philosophy, mentor, family, redemption, road trip, friends, unlikely friendships, runaway, catastrophe, mentally unstable, childhood, dialogue, bullying, chase, adventure, starting over, life & death, brutality, gangsters, storytelling, cons and scams, pornography, nudity (topless - notable), fight scenes, classic car, misfit, camp, adaptation, destiny, alter ego, prostitution, culture clash, fantasy world, youth, weapons, first contact, dysfunctional family, lone hero, corruption, twists & turns
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 

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The Turning Point
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: sentimental, captivating, serious, emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, road movie, fairy tale, sweet, romantic, tense, earnest, melancholic, talky, dramatic, intense, breathtaking, sad
Audience: chick flick
Plot: ballet, romance, dance, dancing, coming of age, dancer's life, women, childhood, runaway, friendship, mentor, parents and children, family, idealism, destiny, adolescence, love, school, love story, unlikely friendships, artists and showbiz, culture clash, feud, love and romance, children, immortality, life, prejudice, dialogue, aging, divorce, coming-of-age, catastrophe, interracial romance, fantasy world, adoption, marriage, beautiful scenery, happy ending, rivalry, parallel universe, relationships, storytelling, adaptation, couples, dysfunctional family, secrets, period piece, life philosophy, family drama
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 70s
Place: new york, oklahoma, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   39%
 
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Down by Law
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, surreal, humorous, witty, enigmatic, semi serious, melancholic, talky, bleak, meditative, reflective, realistic, cerebral, offbeat, road movie, art house, non-linear, harsh, dark humor, psychological, scenic, sincere, interesting, dramatic, clever, dark
Plot: prison, prison escape, jazz, social misfits, on the road, loneliness, solitude, friendship, on the run, existentialism, dialogue, storytelling, pimp, gunfight, redemption, unlikely friendships, chases and races, homeless, life philosophy, fight, escape, prostitute, gangsters, crime, crime gone awry, life & death, runaway, culture clash, character study, drinking, noir, gangster, beautiful scenery, depression, life is a bitch, stylish, eccentricity, greed, hotel, classic car, art, friends, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, misfit, partners, society, fish out of water, unlikely criminals
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   35%
 
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