Movies like Passed Away

If you like "Passed Away" you are looking for dark humor, humorous and semi serious movies about / with golden years, single parent, suburbs, parents and children, siblings relations, death in the family and dysfunctional family themes of Comedy genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Save
this
list

to
Passed Away (1992)
 5.9
 1K
Passed Away
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of eccentric relatives gather for their patriarch's funeral.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic
Plot: golden years, single parent, suburbs, parents and children, siblings relations, death in the family, dysfunctional family, midlife crisis, pregnancy, eccentric family, family gatherings, family life, couples, family problems, family relations, clergy, espionage, suburban life, nothing goes right, elderly, love and romance, gardener, eulogy, burial, aunt nephew relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, ireland
The list contains the best and most popular movies with the same themes ordered by rating. Click "View All" button to show all items.
Arrested Development
Comedy
USA
22 min.
 8.9
Father Ted
Comedy
UK
25 min.
 8.6
Choose a movie to watch from relevant lists of films. Click "View All" button to show all collections.

Most similar movies to Passed Away

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about family relations, family life, parents and children, couples, family problems, eccentric family and dysfunctional family mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Passed Away: Season's Beatings (1999), Meeting Daddy (2000), The Daytrippers (1996), Bye Bye Love (1995), With a Little Help from Myself (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
Season's Beatings
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Christmas, family, and infidelity. Yvette's husband has died, and her grown daughters join her at the grave: Sonia, wealthy, bourgeois, and generous; Louba, living with their dad Stanislas, singing at a Russian restaurant, penniless, the ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, family life, restaurant, nightclub, romance, single parent, crumbling marriage, self discovery, suburbs, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, russia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 5.0
 223
Meeting Daddy
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An aspiring writer from New York visits his girlfriend's eccentric family in Georgia.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, opposites attract, parents and children, romance, culture clash, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, nothing goes right, love and romance, couples, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, georgia, usa, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   83%
 
The Daytrippers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eliza D'Amico thinks her marriage to Louis is going great, until she finds a mysterious love note to her husband. Concerned, she goes to her mother for advice. Eliza, her parents, her sister Jo and Jo's boyfriend all pile into a station ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, talky, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, adultery, infidelity, crumbling marriage, suburbs, relationships, on the road, self discovery, dialogue, secrets, betrayal, writers ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   77%
 
Movie in collections
 6.1
 4K
Bye Bye Love
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: dysfunctional family, divorce, vampire, children, suburbs, single parent, parenthood, single father, crumbling marriage, radio, couple relations, family ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   63%
 
With a Little Help from Myself
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Besieged matriarch Sonia tries to make certain her daughter's nuptials come off flawlessly even as events spiral out of control is in this dark comedy helmed by François Dupeyron. With Sonia's wayward eldest son under arrest on drug ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: babies and infants, parents and children, death in the family, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, family life, couples, pregnancy, family relations, immigrants, interracial relations, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   59%
 
 6.6
 622
Siblings
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joe (Alex Campbell) and his siblings have a couple of problems. First off, their stepparents are despicably evil. Secondly, they seemed to have killed them. Now this mixed up mess of half-sisters and step-brothers have to figure out how to dispose ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, dark humor
Plot: murder, suburbs, crime gone awry, dealing with death, parents and children, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, eccentric family, lust, suburban life, teenage life, family life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   53%
 
Manna from Heaven
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Manna From Heaven is a comedic fable about what happens when you get a gift from God (a financial windfall), but many years later you find out it was a just a loan and it's due immediately. Once upon a time, many years ago, a neighborhood in ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: anti heroes, buddies, single parent, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, nothing goes right, family life, fish out of water, misfit, family relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   60%
 
Movie in collections
Tellement proches
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Famille : Groupe de personnes réunies par des liens de parenté et un fort sentiment de solidarité morale et matérielle. Quand Alain a épousé Nathalie, il ne savait pas qu'il épouserait aussi sa famille. Ce samedi, comme toutes les ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, cynical
Plot: couple relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, couples, family relations, dysfunctional family, interracial relations, siblings relations, family life, family problems, uninvited guest, ping pong ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   69%
 
Relative Strangers
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An uptight professional meets his lower-class biological parents for the first time.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: crumbling marriage, parents and children, siblings relations, adoption, death in the family, dysfunctional family, parent child relationship, eccentric family, family gatherings, estrangement, nothing goes right, family life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   47%
 
 5.6
 7K
Neighbors
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: One man's quiet suburban life takes a sickening lurch for the worse when a young couple move into the deserted house next door. From the word go it is obvious these are not the quiet professional types who *should* be living in such a nice ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nudity (topless - notable), farce, school, couple relations, friendship, suburbs, parents and children, eccentric family, life & death, nothing goes right, drinking, insanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   65%
 
 6.1
 601
Checking Out
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A famed stage actor reunites his family for a party, and plans to commit suicide after-wards, unless they are able to convince him not to.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: family life, actor's life, golden years, family gatherings, elderly, family relations, siblings relations, homecoming, reunion, estrangement, artists and showbiz, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   47%
 
One Day at a Time
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One Day at a Time is an American situation comedy that aired on the CBS network from December 16, 1975, until May 28, 1984. It starred Bonnie Franklin as Ann Romano, a divorced mother who moves to Indianapolis with her two teenage daughters Julie ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: sitcom, best friends, suburbs, single parent, feminism, parents and children, siblings relations, singleness, single mother, adolescence vs adulthood, family business, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   43%
 
 5.5
 2K
Folks!
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A slightly self absorbed yuppie takes in his parents including his senile father, after their home burns down. But his personal and professional life fall apart soon after.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, witty
Plot: hospital, golden years, odd couple, suburbs, couple relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, family gatherings, family in crisis, suburban life, nothing goes right ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   52%
 
Movie in collections
 7.0
 6K
Polyester
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A suburban housewife's world falls apart when her pornographer husband admits he's serially unfaithful to her, her daughter gets pregnant, and her son is suspected of being the foot-fetishist who's been breaking local women's ...
Style: humorous, biting, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: pornography, abortion, misfit, dysfunctional family, cult, love and romance, male nudity, suburbs, life philosophy, brutality, nudity (topless - notable), crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: baltimore, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   48%
 
 6.6
 497
Soft Fruit
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: For the first time in 15 years, all four siblings in a family show up to care for their dying mother, who is only given a couple of weeks to live. One comes from America with her two children. A divorced sister also comes with her child and sneaks ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, working class, male nudity, single parent, human nature, culture clash, gunfight, relationships, parents and children, crime gone awry, pornography, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   47%
 
I Ought to Be in Pictures
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Grandmother has nothing to say when Libby tells her that she is off to LA to look up Dad, a Hollywood screenwriter. Grandmother has been in a New York cemetery for six years and Dad has been out of Libby's life for 16 of her 19 years. Libby ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, emotional ...
Plot: family life, elderly lovers, hollywood, golden years, single parent, parents and children, estrangement, suburbs, family gatherings, screenwriter, struggling actor, suburban life ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
Coopers' Camera
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Using a professional grade video camera, a dysfunctional family records their Christmas Day in 1985, which descends into total chaos.
Style: not serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: couple relations, suburbs, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, family life, family problems, christmas, family relations, parents and children, suburban life, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1985
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   50%
 
The Parent 'Hood
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Parent 'Hood is an American sitcom that aired on The WB airing from January 18, 1995 to July 25, 1999. The series starred Robert Townsend and Suzzanne Douglas. Originally to have been titled Father Knows Nothing, the series was one of the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: sitcom, babies and infants, suburbs, mischievous children, single parent, young heroes, parents and children, child as adult, custody, adolescence vs adulthood, family gatherings, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
Movie in collections
Divorce American Style
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: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: suburbs, battle of the sexes, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, dysfunctional family, midlife crisis, marriage, divorce, relationship vs career, suburban life ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
The House of Yes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jackie-O is anxiously awaiting the visit of her brother home for Thanksgiving, but isn't expecting him to bring a friend. She's even more shocked to learn that this friend is his fiance. It soon becomes clear that Jackie Kennedy's ...
Style: dark humor, talky, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, dysfunctional family, incest, assassination, eccentricity, suburbs, insanity, sarcasm, dialogue, parents and children, relationships ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
 5.4
 2K
Madhouse
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The luxurious villa of Mark and Jessie Bannister, a yuppie couple, is overrun by loads of uninvited guests who turn the house up side down.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dysfunctional family, nothing goes right, suburbs, uninvited guest, family life, disorder, couple relations, family, siblings relations, chaos and mayhem, mentor, hospital ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
You Can Thank Me Later
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this Canadian comedy-drama, Shirley Cooperberg heads a Montreal Jewish family. During her husband's operation, her brood arrives at the hospital -- failed writer Eli, neurotic Susan, and successful theatrical producer Edward. An onslaught of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: family life, hospital, golden years, writer's life, crumbling marriage, human nature, infidelity, looking for love, parents and children, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   53%
 
When Do We Eat?
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Do We Eat? is the story of the "world's fastest Passover seder" gone horribly awry. It's about an old school dad (Michael Lerner) who's as tough on his sons as his father (Jack Klugman) is on him. On this night, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, family gatherings, nothing goes right, family life, family problems, family relations, prank, couple relations, siblings relations, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
Movie in collections
Where's Poppa?
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When New York attorney Gordon Hocheiser meets Louise Callan, the girl of his dreams, he schemes to eliminate his aging, senile mother, even though he promised his late father that he'd always take care of her. He fears that his batty mom's ...
Style: dark humor, clever, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: incest, rape, parents and children, male nudity, irreverent, eccentric family, farce, nothing goes right, sexualized violence, family relations, relationships, hospital ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
Keeping Up with the Steins
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: All hilarity breaks loose in this heartwarming coming-of-age comedy when three generations of Fiedlers collide in a crazy family reunion. As they prepare for the biggest Bar Mitzvah on the block, they begin to see that they're much more alike ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty
Plot: parents and children, family life, bar, couples, family relations, suburbs, clergy, contests and competitions, party, social differences, eccentric family, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   48%
 
My Baby's Daddy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A trio of young men are forced to grow up quick when their girlfriends all become pregnant around the same time.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: babies and infants, buddies, single parent, friendship, parents and children, singleness, baby born, birth, fatherhood, adolescence vs adulthood, eccentric family, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   46%
 
 6.6
 366
Ready? OK!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When 10-year-old Joshua (Lurie Poston) decides to join the cheerleading squad at his Catholic school, he faces an uphill battle -- and opposition from his single mom, Andy (Carrie Preston), who struggles to understand her Hollywood musical- and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family life, school, single parent, parents and children, custody, death in the family, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, gender bending, teenage life, estrangement, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
Queen of Hearts
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eddie Luca is the youngest son in a family of Italian immigrants who has moved to London. Beginning from nowhere, they open a cafe in an Italian neighbourhood. One day their father loses the cafe, the home and his wedding ring by gambling.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: immigrants, cafe, love triangle, eccentric family, coming of age, urban, family life, love and romance, youth, family relations, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
A Wake in Providence
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Going back home can be hard, particularly when you come from a traditional Italian family, and especially when the girlfriend you bring back is not Italian. But the roof caves in when she's African American. This is the problem that Anthony ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: interracial relations, culture clash, eccentric family, family gatherings, romance, couples, family relations, social differences, family life, love and romance, society, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   44%
 
She's Out of Control
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Los Angeles radio-station manager's girlfriend shows his teenage daughter how to be sexy.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, father daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, single father, single parent, suburbs, self discovery, parents and children, teenage love, family, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:

TOP 5 movies for each basic tag

golden years
golden years movies
The Iron Lady 2011
6.4
Cocoon 1985
6.7
Dirty Grandpa 2016
5.9
Up 2009
8.3
The Bucket List 2007
7.4
View all
single parent
single parent movies
Blended 2014
6.5
Two and a Half Men 2003
7.1
The Switch 2010
6.1
Mamma Mia! 2008
6.4
Pay It Forward 2000
7.2
View all
parents and children
parents and children movies
Shameless 2011
8.7
The Middle 2009
7.5
The Addams Family 1991
6.9
The Thorn Birds 1983
8.0
Once Upon a Time 2011
7.8
View all
suburbs
suburbs movies
Edward Scissorhands 1990
7.9
The War of the Roses 1989
6.8
Surviving Christmas 2004
5.4
The Astronaut's Wife 1999
5.3
Humans 2015
8.0
View all
semi serious
semi serious movies
High Security Vacation 2009
6.4
The Fox and the Hound 2 2006
5.4
Winx Club 2004
5.6
Jane the Virgin 2014
7.8
Chuck 2007
8.2
View all
dark humor
dark humor movies
The Addams Family 1991
6.9
Wild Tales 2014
8.1
Dead Snow 2009
6.3
Tucker and Dale vs Evil 2010
7.6
Californication 2007
8.3
View all
humorous
humorous movies
American Pie 1999
7.0
Welcome to the Sticks 2008
7.1
Bruce Almighty 2003
6.7
The Hangover 2009
7.7
Serial 2014
7.0
View all
siblings relations
siblings relations movies
The Simpsons 1989
8.7
The Angry Beavers 1997
7.3
iCarly 2007
6.6
Rugrats 1990
7.5
Death at a Funeral 2007
7.4
View all