Movies that are like The Paper

If you like "The Paper" you are probably looking for talky, clever, semi serious and dramatic movies of Comedy and Drama genre about / that have / with journalism, workplace, murder, parenthood, business, storytelling and media satire themes shot in USA.
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 6.6
 11K
The Paper
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, dramatic, humorous, realistic, satirical, sincere, cynical, light, suspense, entertaining, cerebral, interesting, melancholic, bad ending, exciting, funny, sentimental, harsh
Plot: journalism, workplace, murder, parenthood, business, storytelling, media satire, relationship vs career, dialogue, destiny, catastrophe, greed, corruption, first contact, cancer, mentor, success, research, chase, workplace situations, life & death, media, ambition, creativity, police investigation, family, natural disaster, transformation, culture clash, doctors, runaway, paranoia, guilt, couples, adaptation, nudity (topless - notable), fantasy world, justice, environment, conspiracy, pornography, redemption, brutality, lawyer, vengeance, happy ending, internet, life, life philosophy, betrayal, introspection, secrets, sacrifice, weapons, boss and employee, workplace intrigue, rivalry, newspaper reporter, one day, power relations, columnist, workaholic, photojournalist, toothpick, female photographer, caesarean birth, clipboard, hospital room, father daughter conflict, marital argument, work ethic, woman hits a man, pepper spray, 19 year old, discovering a dead body, newsroom, newspaper story, typing, deadline, publisher, newspaper article, brooklyn bridge, coca cola, hospital bed, swearing, newborn baby, social issues, coughing, sneezing, accidental shooting, false arrest, printing press, vending machine, shot through a wall, yelling, newspaper editor, businessman, bald man, job offer, race against time, racial slur, 17 year old, pregnant wife, childbirth, shot in the leg, sleeping on a couch, gunshot, police arrest, pregnancy, jail cell, false accusation of murder, false accusation, police station, hospital, news report, argument, job interview, pay phone, man with glasses, journalist, african american, newspaper, newspaper headline, cigarette smoking, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, elevator, kiss on the cheek, typewriter, bar, marriage, restaurant, rooftop, baby, photographer, husband wife relationship, punched in the face, paranoid, power of media, sexism, technology, solitude, unlikely friendships, twists & turns, murder mystery, lone hero, investigation, gangsters, fight scenes, family drama, crime gone awry, crime, courtroom, character study
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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Drama, Romance
USA
121 min.
 8.1
Do the Right Thing
Comedy, Drama
USA
120 min.
 7.9
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Most similar movies to The Paper

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, clever, semi serious and talky films with plots including mentor, storytelling, dialogue, runaway, catastrophe, life philosophy and culture clash themes mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Paper: Morning Glory (2010), Working Girl (1988), One Fine Day (1996), The Front Page (1974), Broadcast News (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.5
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Morning Glory
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, romantic, realistic, funny, sweet, interesting, light, sexy, clever, inspirational, melancholic, earnest, exciting, talky, cerebral, absurd, suspense
Audience: chick flick
Plot: drugs/alcohol, verbal byplay, showbiz, father daughter relationship, tv show, happy ending, mentor, workplace situations, romance, television, work ethic, tv reporter, relationships, catastrophe, dialogue, ambition, love story, media, fashion, workplace, destiny, fight scenes, storytelling, family, runaway, chase, adaptation, ego clash, transformation, life philosophy, internet, reality tv, first contact, betrayal, culture clash, media satire, corruption, technology, fantasy world, workaholic, writers, drinking, natural disaster, relationship vs career, police investigation, journalism, stereotypes, twists & turns, brutality, pornography
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 6.7
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Working Girl
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, feel good, romantic, talky, humorous, realistic, sweet, sexy, light, sentimental, captivating, witty, entertaining, inspirational, earnest, satirical, dramatic, interesting, suspense
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: business, romance, workplace, rise to the top, mentor, rags to riches, female protagonist, cinderella story, nudity (topless - notable), happy ending, love triangle, women, underdog, greed, working class, destiny, runaway, secrets, chase, love story, corporate america, female empowerment, empowerment, career woman, clerk, determination, catastrophe, dishonesty, corruption, fashion, unlikely friendships, hopes, shopping, cheating, justice, good versus evil, betrayal, love and romance, culture clash, childhood, stockings, boss, manipulation, transformation, couples, police investigation, adaptation, dialogue, radio, relationships
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   92%
 
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One Fine Day
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: sweet, romantic, semi serious, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, light, touching, cynical, sexy, clever, entertaining, melancholic, funny, harsh, fairy tale, dramatic, exciting, suspense
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: single father, romance, screwball, single parent, opposites attract, love story, divorce, happy ending, single mother, urban, children, destiny, catastrophe, looking for love, dialogue, chase, parents and children, mentor, fall in love, childhood, love and romance, stereotypes, natural disaster, corruption, relationships, couples, beautiful scenery, life philosophy, lone hero, first contact, internet, transformation, disorder, twists & turns, kids and family, women, underdog, family, runaway, vengeance, workplace situations, storytelling, love, police investigation, nothing goes right, architect, culture clash, city life, adaptation, marriage
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   79%
 
 7.4
 10K
The Front Page
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: witty, talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, cynical, biting, funny, clever, melancholic, harsh, light, satirical, entertaining, sexual, suspense, macabre, comic
Plot: journalism, censorship, greed, corruption, verbal byplay, media satire, adaptation, vengeance, workplace situations, newspaper man, journalist, newspaper, dialogue, farce, stress, marriage proposal, mentor, media, prohibition, crime gone awry, storytelling, chase, dark hero, workplace, transformation, gangsters, runaway, drinking, friends, catastrophe, business, parody, murder, con artists, wilderness, prostitution, police investigation, moral ambiguity, fighting the system, redemption, twists & turns, crimes, gunfight, race issues, revenge, honest, eccentricity, writers, power relations, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   97%
 
 7.2
 23K
Broadcast News
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Style: clever, witty, realistic, talky, semi serious, romantic, satirical, interesting, intellectual, sentimental, dramatic, cerebral, cynical, intense, funny, melancholic, reflective, dark humor, suspense
Audience: date night
Plot: journalism, romance, television, unlikely couple, relationships, dialogue, happy ending, mentor, obsession, manipulation, unlikely friendships, love triangle, reality tv, workaholic, complex characters, honest, greed, journalist, workplace romance, friendship, love story, business, crime gone awry, writers, catastrophe, runaway, corruption, love, media satire, character study, moral ambiguity, destiny, eccentricity, culture clash, life philosophy, loneliness, drinking, sarcasm, tv show, storytelling, love and romance, media, couples, workplace, workplace situations, woman, sweating, work ethic, kiss on the lips, laundry drying on clothes line
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   82%
 
 7.1
 72K
Wag the Dog
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: clever, talky, witty, realistic, cynical, satirical, semi serious, biting, absurd, interesting, stylized, humorous, dark humor, dramatic, thought provoking, entertaining, funny, melancholic, intellectual, ironic, political comedy, suspense
Plot: politics, gulf war, war, president, political, conspiracy, world politics, corruption, cons and scams, manipulation, dog, conspiracy theory, journalism, firefly, secrets, political conspiracy, dialogue, idealism, election campaign, dialogue driven, political corruption, greed, iraq war, presidential election, senator, cia, rape, hollywood, propaganda, doctors, weapons, usa president, movie business, sex scandal, war veteran, government, extramarital affair, soldier, dishonesty, catastrophe, farce, secret service, brainwashing, mentor, con artists, ethnic conflict, twists & turns, media, culture clash, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, latin america, albania, iraq, washington d.c., middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   76%
 
 6.0
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Heartburn
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, sentimental, humorous, biting, sexy, melancholic, factual, romantic, reflective, stylized, lyrical, dramatic, bad ending, emotional
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, romance, fall in love, relationships, marriage, writer's life, dysfunctional family, battle of the sexes, writers, journalist, cheating, wife husband relationship, adaptation, crumbling marriage, mentor, divorce, dialogue, vampire human love, pregnancy, unlikely friendships, introspection, justice, pornography, catastrophe, family, couple relations, life philosophy, book, adultery, fantasy world, destiny, runaway, culture clash, women, obsession, storytelling, love affair, homeless, first contact, lone hero, midlife crisis, police investigation, brutality, relationship vs career, gangsters, interracial romance, love story, friendship, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   58%
 
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Thank You for Smoking
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: clever, witty, humorous, cynical, satirical, dark humor, semi serious, funny, interesting, realistic, talky, absurd, biting, entertaining, cerebral, dramatic, ironic, intellectual, sincere, intense, reflective
Plot: journalism, politics, morality, hollywood, business, sarcasm, corruption, political, cancer, greed, corporate america, lobbyist, parents and children, secrets, mentor, storytelling, anti-hero, manipulation, drinking, justice, cigarette smoking, dialogue, death, media satire, philosophy, honest, propaganda, irreverent, twists & turns, idealism, campaign, world politics, life philosophy, drugs, psychiatry, adaptation, pornography, weapons, moral ambiguity, lung cancer, capitalism, advertising, tobacco, health, marketing, politician, lie, father son relationship, redemption, depression
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, u.s. capitol building, north carolina, vermont, japan, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   81%
 
 6.3
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Celebrity
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: cynical, clever, humorous, semi serious, witty, stylized, realistic, talky, satirical, melancholic, biting, reflective, harsh, funny, sexy, interesting, cerebral, enigmatic, awful, ironic, absurd, intellectual, erotic
Plot: desire for fame, celebrity culture, urban, obsession, dialogue, infidelity, writers, ambition, relationships, pornography, spectacle, reporter, life philosophy, mentor, midlife crisis, adaptation, catastrophe, artists and showbiz, gangsters, adultery, writing, sarcasm, brutality, media satire, storytelling, filmmaking, hotel, fantasy world, crime gone awry, showbiz, drinking, women, runaway, dysfunctional family, drugs, nudity (full frontal - brief), corruption, redemption, nudity (topless - notable), murder mystery, love and romance, loneliness, culture clash, first contact, vengeance, justice, dark hero, greed, existentialism, media
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, atlantic city new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   64%
 
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, romantic, witty, funny, talky, surreal, psychological, satirical, melancholic, philosophical, road movie, cerebral, intellectual, clever
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, love affair, mentor, workplace romance, mental institution, mental illness, happy ending, workplace situations, catastrophe, brutality, destiny, fighting the system, writers, life philosophy, love and romance, creativity, insanity, lone hero, cancer, love story, misfit, fantasy world, writing, workplace, storytelling, culture clash, justice, adaptation, dialogue, human spirit, honest, vengeance, existentialism, foul language, introspection, relationships, dysfunctional family, first contact, natural disaster, media satire, gangsters, fall in love, runaway, crazy, society, childhood, hospital, loneliness, couples, revenge
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   66%
 
 6.0
 26K
Pushing Tin
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Style: dark humor, clever, semi serious, humorous, talky, feel good, realistic, enigmatic, intense, offbeat, bad ending, witty, cerebral, interesting, melancholic, road movie, absurd, suspense, dramatic, entertaining, meditative, sexy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: workplace, infidelity, contests and competitions, workplace situations, control room, adultery, happy ending, nudity (topless - notable), dialogue, life philosophy, ambition, vengeance, airport, cheating, catastrophe, mentor, drinking, relationships, competition, dishonesty, writers, rivalry, dialogue driven, paranoia, destiny, first contact, greed, redemption, couples, stereotypes, marriage, culture clash, pornography, multiple storylines, fantasy world, runaway, character study, corruption, betrayal, adaptation, natural disaster, lone hero, justice, storytelling, transformation, family, fight scenes, gangsters, brutality, dysfunctional family
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   52%
 
 5.0
 5K
Girl 6
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: sexual, sexy, talky, humorous, semi serious, surreal, psychological, realistic, offbeat, erotic, biting, melancholic, satirical, stylized, bad ending, interesting, enigmatic, idiotic, inspirational, touching, absurd
Audience: date night
Plot: pornography, sex, phone sex, actor's life, friendship, actress, masturbation, neighbor, self discovery, loneliness, stylish, addiction, boss and employee, sexualized violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), nudity (topless - notable), catastrophe, women, dialogue, obsession, sexuality, fantasy world, corruption, showbiz, storytelling, mentor, runaway, workplace situations, brutality, adaptation, police investigation, visceral, bdsm, thirtysomething life, male nudity, crime gone awry, farce, artists and showbiz, twists & turns, first contact, life philosophy, culture clash, workplace, fight scenes, vengeance, destiny, friends, unlikely friendships, guilt, life & death
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   61%
 
The Weather Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Style: realistic, melancholic, talky, semi serious, sentimental, depressing, dark humor, bleak, reflective, sincere, emotional, sad, clever, absurd, harsh, dark, dramatic, stylized, gloomy, road movie, cerebral, interesting, humorous, touching, ironic, artsy
Plot: midlife crisis, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, life, depression, introspection, foul language, loneliness, existentialism, father son relationship, sarcasm, storytelling, relationships, character study, cancer, drinking, couple relations, life & death, divorce, redemption, honest, life philosophy, parenthood, weatherman, family drama, writers, pornography, relationship vs career, parents and children, workplace, dialogue, television, death, catastrophe, brutality, daughter, father, destiny, hospital, drugs, adaptation, suicide attempt, philosophy, tragedy, weed, nudity (topless - notable), family, solitude, hopes, mentor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
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 6.1
 38K
Edtv
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, satirical, realistic, funny, entertaining, light, interesting, cynical, sexy, witty, intense, cerebral, talky, inspirational, suspense
Audience: date night
Plot: reality tv, voyeurism, tv show, television, fish out of water, parenthood, celebrity culture, store, media satire, life, family, destiny, life philosophy, happy ending, catastrophe, tv star, tv station, dysfunctional family, surveillance, mentor, nudity (topless - notable), internet, obsession, sarcasm, dialogue, redemption, alter ego, artists and showbiz, twists & turns, pornography, honest, natural disaster, fantasy world, writers, dishonesty, storytelling, adaptation, chase, culture clash, manipulation, creativity, justice, love and romance, relationships, fight scenes, stereotypes, nudity (full frontal - brief), space travel, technology, lone hero
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   55%
 
 8.1
 118K
Network
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: clever, talky, witty, cynical, dark humor, realistic, biting, satirical, semi serious, cerebral, dramatic, interesting, enigmatic, bleak, absurd, intellectual, atmospheric, dark, reflective, intense, captivating, earnest, tragicomedy, no music, ironic, futuristic
Plot: television, corruption, journalism, murder, workplace romance, fighting the system, reality tv, greed, politics, insanity, brainwashing, world politics, assassination, obsession, manipulation, dialogue, political, idealism, celebrity culture, media, verbal byplay, corporate america, mentor, relationships, visceral, life philosophy, storytelling, character study, media satire, business, philosophy, capitalism, violent, morality, culture clash, irreverent, anchor, crime gone awry, tv show, honest, mental illness, tragedy, runaway, network, adultery, corporate, news, fired, meeting, power
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   60%
 
Do the Right Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: atmospheric, talky, realistic, clever, semi serious, stylized, interesting, thought provoking, melancholic, reflective, dark humor, tense, intense, disturbing, intellectual, bleak, humorous, harsh, enigmatic, offbeat, sincere, biting, tragicomedy, dramatic, cerebral
Plot: racism, culture clash, hip hop, violence, race issues, interracial relations, pizza, pizzeria, segregation, violent, radio, relationships, political, stereotypes, prejudice, society, dialogue, visceral, brutality, loneliness, urban ghetto, crime gone awry, greed, character study, police brutality, money, social relations, honest, punk, heat, life philosophy, morality, tragedy, ethnic conflict, unlikely friendships, corruption, pornography, gangsters, police operation, black people, chaos, americana, runaway, politics, drinking, gunfight, mob, mentor, police corruption, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
 5.9
 1K
Queens Logic
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, sentimental, talky, humorous, realistic, surreal, intellectual, melancholic, interesting, cerebral, earnest, dramatic, sexy, philosophical
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, buddies, gays and lesbians, unlikely friendships, dreams, couple relations, loneliness, justice, life philosophy, destiny, mentor, childhood, gay, looking for love, existentialism, catastrophe, multiple storylines, singleness, first contact, runaway, friends, dialogue, storytelling, violence, brutality, romance, violent, fantasy world, betrayal, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), pornography, relationships, vampire human love, culture clash, love, couples, women, gangs, lone hero, homosexuality, corruption, stereotypes, complex characters, adaptation, human nature, twists & turns, paranoia, classic car, vengeance
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   53%
 
 6.7
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The Best Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, feel good, sentimental, romantic, touching, talky, intense, witty, dramatic, interesting, melancholic, entertaining
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, buddies, romance, stereotypes, couple relations, dialogue, adaptation, unlikely friendships, relationships, college, betrayal, segregation, catastrophe, mentor, love and romance, happy ending, redemption, women, brutality, infidelity, couples, dysfunctional family, secrets, friends, writers, gangsters, honest, storytelling, culture clash, fight scenes, dark hero, wedding, family, destiny, love story, vengeance, fantasy world, crime gone awry, justice, football, nudity (full frontal - brief), first contact, multiple storylines, twists & turns, police investigation, sacrifice, corruption, transformation, runaway, black romance
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
Movie in collections
 5.8
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Punchline
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: talky, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, touching, comic, melancholic, stylized, intense, funny, psychological, road movie, satirical, harsh, interesting, dramatic, bad ending, reflective
Plot: actor's life, romance, mentor, performer's life, suburbs, redemption, friendship, fantasy world, comics, showbiz, family drama, runaway, family, ambition, dialogue, sarcasm, catastrophe, relationships, addiction, dreams, artists and showbiz, brutality, writers, hospital, rise to the top, dysfunctional family, culture clash, storytelling, magic, adaptation, doctors, love, marriage, loneliness, suburban life, creativity, nudity (full frontal - brief), betrayal, vengeance, first contact, pornography, weapons, corruption, childhood, destiny, multiple storylines, police investigation, death, life philosophy, chase
Time: 80s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   53%
 
Office Killer
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, bloody, witty, psychological, cynical, satirical, bad ending, scary, melancholic, absurd, light, suspense, clever, tense, dark, disturbing, talky, macabre, surprise ending, interesting, entertaining, artsy, brutal, sexy, enigmatic, dark humor
Plot: gory, workplace, obnoxious boss, office, slasher, pornography, protagonist as suspect, murder, sexualized violence, serial killer, fashion, loneliness, brutality, mentor, crime, death, splatter, vengeance, obsession, nudity (topless - notable), sexual abuse, manipulation, catastrophe, betrayal, insanity, workplace romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), dialogue, fantasy world, first contact, storytelling, fight scenes, workplace intrigue, violence, violent, adaptation, childhood, kick-butt women, art, psychopath, crazy, stereotypes, multiple storylines, women, life philosophy, shopping, creativity, male nudity, transformation, unlikely friendships
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
The Real Blonde
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, satirical, feel good, humorous, offbeat, melancholic, entertaining, romantic, funny, lyrical, light, talky, enigmatic, bad ending, interesting
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fashion, city life, romance, urban, actor's life, relationships, couple relations, life philosophy, waiter, photographer, job, model, voyeur, sex, conspiracy, friendship, crime gone awry, mentor, celebrity culture, greed, fantasy world, catastrophe, sarcasm, relationship vs career, brutality, dialogue, artists and showbiz, storytelling, dog, friends, life & death, death, writers, pornography, adaptation, culture clash, unfulfillment, multiple storylines, vengeance, couples, first contact, redemption, creativity, dysfunctional family, transformation, loneliness, lone hero, buddies, corruption, police investigation
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   51%
 
 6.5
 12K
Night Shift
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, witty, realistic, light, clever, offbeat, macabre, absurd, sentimental, dramatic, sweet, sexy, interesting, intense, talky, melancholic, suspense, harsh
Plot: prostitution, friendship, buddies, mentor, prostitute, unlikely friendships, pimp, nightlife, morgue, dialogue, nothing goes right, runaway, chase, destiny, storytelling, catastrophe, nudity (topless - notable), misfit, irreverent, farce, drinking, nerds, culture clash, adaptation, corruption, disorder, redemption, greed, idealism, fantasy world, goofy hero, brutality, crazy, parenthood, police investigation, childhood, life philosophy, alter ego, stereotypes, nudity (full frontal - brief), cons and scams, student life, fish out of water, dishonesty, partners, friends, nightshift, purple panties, rubik's cube, lifestyle
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   54%
 
He Said, She Said
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: clever, talky, romantic, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, sexy, sweet, sentimental, erotic, melancholic, light, psychological, dramatic, funny, emotional, scary, entertaining, suspense, fairy tale
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, nudity (topless - notable), love story, journalism, unlikely couple, urban, relationships, battle of the sexes, internet, destiny, love, catastrophe, happy ending, couple relations, mentor, life philosophy, dialogue, workplace romance, natural disaster, family, love and romance, first contact, storytelling, infidelity, media, marriage, interracial romance, brutality, culture clash, betrayal, island, couples, beautiful scenery, nudity (full frontal - brief), stereotypes, women, multiple storylines, fight scenes, death, workplace, pornography, honest, adaptation, life & death, runaway, vengeance, writers, adultery, yuppie, fear of commitment
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   42%
 
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World's Greatest Dad
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: dark humor, clever, semi serious, absurd, humorous, realistic, satirical, melancholic, offbeat, depressing, reflective, bleak, witty, dark, sad, dramatic, disturbing, talky, touching, harsh, cerebral, funny, surreal, ironic, interesting, emotional, philosophical, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, high school, death, father son relationship, single father, drugs/alcohol, single parent, suicide, loneliness, life & death, parenthood, lie, couple relations, workplace, depression, pornography, character study, sarcasm, goth, alone in the world, life philosophy, mentor, parents and children, storytelling, rejection, poetry, student, tragedy, redemption, life, adolescence, vulgarity, workplace situations, dysfunctional family, drinking, childhood, writers, crime gone awry, dialogue, father-son relationship, couples, aging, fantasy world, friendship, catastrophe, foul language, runaway, writing, hospital, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   46%
 
 6.8
 31K
Private Parts
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, witty, realistic, offbeat, entertaining, interesting, sexual, talky, intense, clever, dramatic, sexy, light, student film, touching, suspense
Plot: radio, censorship, rebelliousness, free speech, splatter, pornography, celebrity culture, radio show, storytelling, media satire, adaptation, erection, creativity, mentor, becoming an adult, eroticism, childhood memory, youth, sexuality, brutality, media, dialogue, dark hero, nudity (full frontal - brief), nudity (topless - notable), catastrophe, life, male nudity, vengeance, corruption, transformation, adolescence, culture clash, rebellion, sexualized violence, fight scenes, runaway, underdog, foul language, redemption, childhood, irreverent, violent, honest, penis joke, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, pubic hair, artists and showbiz, police investigation
Time: 20th century, 70s, 90s, 80s, year 1981, year 1979, 1960s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, detroit, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
The Owl and the Pussycat
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, talky, sexy, romantic, intellectual, absurd, melancholic, funny, comic, sentimental, touching, stylized, dramatic, psychological, suspense, entertaining, clever, enigmatic, light
Plot: romance, writer's life, prostitute, censorship, unlikely couple, dialogue, pornography, relationships, opposites attract, reality tv, apartment, mentor, writers, prostitution, couple relations, brutality, love affair, marijuana, catastrophe, runaway, fall in love, destiny, storytelling, culture clash, adaptation, love and romance, workplace, love story, screwball, secrets, fantasy world, gay, couples, murder, family, nudity (full frontal - brief), alter ego, first contact, redemption, sexualized violence, happy ending, dysfunctional family, death, farce, family drama, disorder, fashion, adultery, lone hero, weapons
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
The Devil Wears Prada
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Style: witty, clever, twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, romantic, humorous, biting, melancholic, entertaining, light, sweet, sexy, funny, absurd, interesting, surprise ending, idiotic, dramatic
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fashion, journalism, obnoxious boss, mentor, boss and employee, urban, media satire, journalist, relationship vs career, women, relationships, workplace, runaway, catastrophe, job interview, assistant, adaptation, workplace intrigue, magazine, betrayal, friendship, life philosophy, destiny, happy ending, stereotypes, shopping, dialogue, unlikely friendships, transformation, family, workplace situations, book, fish out of water, manipulation, culture clash, fantasy world, fashion industry, publishing, magazine editor, sacrifice, lone hero, writers, coming of age, pornography, obsession, creativity, natural disaster, ambition, honest, storytelling
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   50%
 
 5.1
 13K
Ready to Wear
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, satirical, offbeat, sexual, sexy, melancholic, biting, erotic, artsy, surreal, intellectual, stylized, enigmatic, talky, non-linear, witty, light, absurd, interesting, cerebral
Plot: fashion, farce, media satire, dialogue, hotel, betrayal, pornography, suspicion of murder, poodle, fashion photographer, mannequin, sandwich, hotel room, reporter, multiple storylines, media, chaos and mayhem, life philosophy, catastrophe, lovers reunited, mentor, storytelling, fantasy world, brutality, love and romance, murder, obsession, adaptation, chaos, gangsters, nudity (topless - notable), male nudity, art, first contact, twists & turns, lone hero, writers, runaway, alone in the world, corruption, sexualized violence, crime gone awry, redemption, sarcasm, natural disaster, culture clash, dysfunctional family, fight scenes, greed, vengeance
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   50%
 

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The Candidate
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: talky, cynical, clever, realistic, witty, serious, satirical, biting, dramatic, interesting, ironic, thought provoking, suspense, sincere, absurd, harsh, surprise ending, melancholic, political drama, entertaining, reflective
Plot: politics, idealism, corruption, world politics, political, realism, lawyer, manipulation, president, political corruption, campaign, greed, propaganda, business, fighting the system, runaway, conspiracy, mentor, culture clash, police investigation, brainwashing, capitalism, honest, ambition, character study, paranoia, segregation, dialogue, secrets, journalism, assassination, race issues, media, betrayal, abortion, obsession, chase, twists & turns, catastrophe, morality, oil, murder, anti-hero, hotel, censorship, internet, moral ambiguity, state affairs, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, latin america, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
Mighty Aphrodite
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: clever, surreal, talky, witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, melancholic, dramatic, reflective, funny, compassionate, light, captivating, interesting, absurd, dark humor, touching, sexual, ironic, enigmatic, sexy, cerebral, intellectual
Plot: adoption, prostitute, prostitution, pornography, obsession, storytelling, friendship, destiny, drinking, parenthood, dishonesty, writers, relationships, redemption, art, illegal prostitution, childlessness, adoptive father, adoptive mother, child, love and romance, dialogue, loneliness, runaway, life, dysfunctional family, adaptation, gangsters, culture clash, mentor, couples, eccentricity, workplace, marriage, catastrophe, crime gone awry, greed, deadpan, transformation, life philosophy, family relations, secrets, nudity (full frontal - brief), unlikely friendships, depression, pregnancy, wine, mob, brutality, friends
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
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