Movies like Patti Rocks

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Patti Rocks (1988)
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Patti Rocks (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Christmas time in the twin cities. Billy's working a lot of overtime, running barges on the Mississippi. He calls his friend Eddie, whom he hasn't seen in six months, and asks a favor: to drive with him to see his pregnant girlfriend, Patti, because Billy hasn't told her he's married and already has two children. The road trip of guy talk becomes a night of truths exchanged between men and women.
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, talky, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, on the road, friendship, friends, family relations, love and romance, infidelity, battle of the sexes, couples, gender, buddies, journey, girlfriend, male chauvinist, misogynist, extramarital affair, discussion
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Patti Rocks

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and clever films with plots about couples, friendship, friends, love and romance, couple relations, infidelity and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Patti Rocks: Heartaches (1981), Eating (1990), Queens Logic (1991), The Buddy System (1984), Macaroni (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Heartaches (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young wife becomes pregnant, but the child's father is not her husband. Afraid to tell him, she leaves home, and meets an outgoing, free-spirited woman on a bus. Although the two are polar opposites, the wife moves in with the young woman, ...
Style: offbeat, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: abortion, pregnancy, couples, partners, buddies, friendship, alcohol abuse, love and romance, romance, infidelity, factory, friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Eating (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At a spacious house in Los Angeles, Helene is turning 40-years old and her friends whom include French filmmaker Martine, house guest Sophie, and Lydia throw her a party. But also there is Kate a friend turning 30, and Sadie a Hollywood film agent ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, clever, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: reunion, nightlife, couples, feminism, gender, lifestyle, friendship, love and romance, artists and showbiz, friends, thirtysomething life, topless ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Queens Logic (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When childhood friends Al, Dennis and Eliot get together for Ray's wedding, which may or may not happen, they end up on a roller-coaster ride through reality. During one tumultuous, crazy weekend, they face adulthood and each other with new ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, talky, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, gender, lifestyle, human nature, reunion, friends, love and romance, singleness, gays and lesbians, couple relations, buddies, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Buddy System (1984)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A quiet school truant officer, Joe, uncovers a young boy's attempt to fake a residential address, and subsequently gets involved romantically with the boy's mother. The truant officer waffles between a sadistic relationship with his ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, school, friends, family relations, couples, buddies, love and romance, parents and children, romance, infidelity, self discovery, single parent ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Macaroni (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman from the United States returns to Italy for the first time in four decades only to discover that an old girlfriend of his, along with her brother, have involved him in a massive hoax.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: on the road, love and romance, romance, mistaken identity, culture clash, society, partners, buddies, disorder, couples, dishonesty, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe, milan italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Second Thoughts (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lawyer Amy finds herself courted by two very different men: her client, a roguish street musician named Will, and her ex John Michael. A curious triangle develops as Amy gets pregnant by Will and both men vie for her affections
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, love triangle, hospital, vengeance, ghost, family relations, romance, babies and infants, couples, love and romance, street musician, ex boyfriend ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Highball (1997)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A newly-married couple tries to build their social life.
Style: talky, cynical, witty, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: thirtysomething life, friends, teenage love, lifestyle, gender, singleness, celebrity culture, romance, artists and showbiz, looking for sex, twentysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 712
The Gathering (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A successful architect, Sakti (Tora Sudiro), is uncertain about his sexuality, but when he meets magnetic and gay Nino (Surya Saputra), he realizes he prefers men. When Meimei (Cut Mini Theo), one of Sakti's closest female friends, reveals ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming out, infidelity, couple relations, gays and lesbians, parents and children, love and romance, friends, misfit, lifestyle, gender, friendship, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Five Aces (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chris Martin has a problem: his impending marriage. Like any other man about to enter into the holy vows of matrimony, Chris has begun to second guess himself. Is married life what he really wants? While his bride-to-be takes care of the wedding ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, sentimental, realistic
Plot: reunion, introspection, buddies, couples, family relations, thirtysomething life, friends, friendship, chase, moral dilemma, love and romance, marriage ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Stockholm Boogie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: We are following the two cousins and best friends, Jerka and Hoffa, during a typical night out in Stockholm. It's summertime and anything can happen.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, on the road, couples, buddies, drugs/alcohol, friends, singleness, love and romance, lifestyle, breakup, breaking up with girlfriend, summer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Chutney Popcorn (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Reena is a young Indian American lesbian who lives and works in New York. Her sister Sarita, who is happily married, discovers that she is infertile. Reena offers to be a surrogate mother for her sister's baby, hoping to improve her ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, culture clash, family life, couples, pregnancy, friendship, society, human nature, gender, parents and children, babies and infants, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Lemon Sisters (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three life-long friends work the bars in 1980s Atlantic City performing the songs of the 1960s girl groups.
Style: offbeat, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: friends, friendship, family relations, siblings relations, artists and showbiz, human nature, gender, family life, buddies, manager, collector, childhood friend ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Fish Without a Bicycle (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Comedy - Julianna (Jenna Mattison) is a struggling actress in a dead end relationship with Danny (Brad Rowe), a fireman who no longer lights her fire. When she decides to leave him and go "find herself" she ends up falling in love with an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, battle of the sexes, friends, thirtysomething life, infidelity, love triangle, singleness, love and romance, showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Brothers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the other three friends find themselves having to ...
Style: talky, feel good, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, track and field, romance, couples, love and romance, city life, singleness, twentysomething life, couple relations, buddies, yuppie, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Park (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Park takes place all in one day in a public park in Los Angeles, as 11 disaffected Angelenos find both love and loss in unexpected ways
Style: witty, talky, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudist, love and romance, boss and employee, couple relations, gays and lesbians, friends, nothing goes right, betrayal, pets, gender, friendship, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Channing has it all: a beautiful home, a rock star lifestyle, and a loving husband intent on ruining it all by knocking her up.
Style: realistic, touching, sexual, humorous, semi serious
Plot: pregnancy, couples, on the road, youth, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, babies and infants, romance, marriage, karaoke
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Expecting (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lizzie's best friend, Andie, becomes pregnant and offers to give the baby to her. Lizzie's husband, Peter, reluctantly goes along with being the child's father, and Andie moves into the guest room for the remainder of the pregnancy.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friends, pregnancy, couple relations, best friends, friendship, family relations, life turned upside down, baby, woman, weakness, adoption, father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Freebie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A couple hatches a highly dubious scheme to put the spark back in their marriage in this independent comedy drama. Annie (Katie Aselton) and Darren (Dax Shepard) have been married for seven years, and they love each other as much as the day they ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, moral dilemma, human nature, battle of the sexes, infidelity, sexual relations, love affair, dishonesty, couples, sexless marriage, sex talk ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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When the Party's Over (1993)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story takes place in LA, in the house of four housemates, three women, MJ, Frankie and Amanda, and an homosexual, Banks. MJ is the kind of girl to whom money means everything and to whom others mean almost nothing. Frankie is a social worker and ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: self discovery, couples, friends, coming of age, love and romance, twentysomething life, friendship, gender, gays and lesbians, homosexual
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the arrival of an ex-husband determined to win back his recently remarried wife.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, talky
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, family problems, friendship, breakup, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, lifestyle, unfulfillment, infidelity, thirtysomething life, remarry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
2BPerfectlyHonest (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Business partners Frank and Josh go bankrupt after their dot-com start-up collapses before it goes online. Frank, a bachelor and broke, reluctantly moves back home to live with his parents while Josh, a hippie computer wiz who's married and has ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic
Plot: infidelity, self discovery, cons and scams, nothing goes right, love and romance, city life, lifestyle, odd couple, urban, disorder, couples, nightlife ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Heartburn (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, journalism, pregnancy, journalist, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, romance, fall in love, crumbling marriage, couple relations, wife husband relationship, introspection ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sleep with Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Six different writers wrote a scene each of this romantic comedy featuring the marriage and turbulent relationship of Joseph and Sarah, with Joseph's best friend Frank trying hard to cope with letting the love of his life marry his best friend. ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, friendship, homosexuality, couples, looking for love, buddies, dishonesty, unfulfillment, singleness, frame up, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.
Style: clever, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, couple relations, love and romance, buddies, couples, friends, infidelity, stripper, brooklyn bridge, bachelor party, sex scene ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bastards of Young (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Welcome to adulthood! When two early-30s couples celebrate their last annual Halloween party in New York, they are confronted with sex, lies, and unspoken drama which tests their relationships and futures.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, best friends, thirtysomething life, friends, introspection, crumbling marriage, couple relations, couples, bare breasts, friendship, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Friends & Lovers (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Friends for ten years, a group of twenty-somethings head for the ski slopes as guests of Ian's father. (Ian and dad are estranged because dad worked too many hours when Ian was a lad.) Dad has something to say, but Ian won't listen. ...
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, chess, pregnancy, love triangle, infidelity, friends, youth, opposites attract, best friends, midlife crisis, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Promises..... Promises! (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After a drunken spree on a cruise ship, two women discover that they're pregnant, and set out to find who the fathers are.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, gender, crumbling marriage, blind ambition, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, couple relations, love and romance, babies and infants, romance, partners ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, divorce, midlife crisis, vacation, couple relations, love and romance, best friends, self discovery, family problems, couples, partners, introspection ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Decline of the American Empire (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four very different Montreal university teachers gather at a rambling country house to prepare a dinner. Remy (married), Claude (a homosexual), Pierre (involved with a girlfriend) and Alain (a bachelor) discuss sex, the female body and their affairs ...
Style: talky, witty, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: infidelity, friendship, weekend, academy, love and romance, friends, dishonesty, couples, human nature, battle of the sexes, radical, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Cleopatra (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A retired teacher and a soap star leave their routines and the men in their lives behind and embark on a weekend trip.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, best friends, midlife crisis, self discovery, on the road, friends, family relations, unemployment, family business, golden years, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%