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, extramarital affair, male chauvinist, misogynist, discussion
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and clever films with plots about couples, friendship, love and romance, friends, couple relations, infidelity and family relations mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Patti Rocks: Heartaches (1981), Eating (1990), Queens Logic (1991), The Buddy System (1984), The Freebie (2010). 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, humorous, emotional, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: abortion, friends, family relations, romance, love and romance, pregnancy, alcohol abuse, factory, friendship, infidelity, partners, buddies ...
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: realistic, offbeat, semi serious, talky, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: reunion, friends, thirtysomething life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, gender, feminism, lifestyle, friendship, nightlife, couples, bulimia ...
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, semi serious, clever, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, human nature, gender, lifestyle, love and romance, gays and lesbians, couple relations, singleness, reunion, looking for love, couples, buddies ...
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, realistic, feel good, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: parents and children, self discovery, school, friendship, single parent, friends, family relations, couples, buddies, infidelity, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 2K
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, infidelity, love affair, couple relations, sexual relations, moral dilemma, human nature, love and romance, battle of the sexes, sex talk, dishonesty, sexless marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: culture clash, partners, couples, buddies, disorder, dishonesty, love and romance, romance, friendship, society, friends, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, humorous, semi serious
Plot: pregnancy, love triangle, ghost, hospital, vengeance, family relations, couples, love and romance, romance, babies and infants, street musician, lawyer client relationship ...
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: realistic, semi serious, talky, witty, cynical ...
Plot: nightlife, reunion, youth, teenage love, friendship, couples, looking for love, partners, buddies, lifestyle, gender, new year ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 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: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sexual, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming out, infidelity, couples, lifestyle, gender, misfit, friends, friendship, couple relations, gays and lesbians, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, indonesia
⇓ 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, realistic, sexual, sentimental
Plot: reunion, friendship, buddies, couples, family relations, friends, thirtysomething life, moral dilemma, introspection, chase, love and romance, party ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, realistic, humorous
Plot: friendship, drugs/alcohol, friends, love and romance, singleness, lifestyle, on the road, buddies, couples, breakup, bohemian, breaking up with girlfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: witty, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, battle of the sexes, couple relations, love and romance, couples, s&m, dishonesty, human nature, radical, friendship, weekend, academy ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: feel good, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: friends, friendship, siblings relations, artists and showbiz, family relations, family life, buddies, human nature, gender, childhood, club, performer ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: semi serious, clever, witty, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, unfulfilled love, gays and lesbians, romance, singleness, artists and showbiz, twentysomething life, friends, love and romance, love triangle, infidelity, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, lesbian, couple relations, romance, human nature, society, gender, friendship, couples, family life, fall in love, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, asia, india, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Some Girl(s) (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the eve of his wedding, a successful writer travels around the country to meet up with ex-lovers in an attempt to make amends for his wrongdoings.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: love and romance, on the road, couples, reunion, couple relations, breakup, cross country, female director, airplane, misogynist, revenge, hotel room ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: sexual, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: pregnancy, on the road, youth, family relations, babies and infants, couple relations, romance, love and romance, couples, marriage, karaoke
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.0
 1K
The Kitchen (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jennifer's thirtieth birthday party is supposed to be a special day. But what starts out as a day of celebration quickly spirals into a most ill-fated day Jennifer wishes she could forget, in this ensemble comedy set entirely in a kitchen.
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: kitchen, birthday, nothing goes right, disorder, family relations, infidelity, siblings relations, dishonesty, friendship, best friends, friends, platonic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, humorous, semi serious
Plot: friends, pregnancy, couple relations, best friends, friendship, family relations, life turned upside down, baby, woman, weakness, adoption, husband ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: realistic, offbeat, clever, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudist, boss and employee, gays and lesbians, workplace romance, nothing goes right, infidelity, couple relations, love and romance, gender, friendship, friends, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: realistic, sexual, humorous, gloomy, semi serious
Plot: couples, friends, friendship, love and romance, gays and lesbians, twentysomething life, self discovery, gender, coming of age, homosexual
Time: 90s
Place: usa, beverly hills, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, friendship, couple relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, breakup, lifestyle, infidelity, unfulfillment, remarry, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, crumbling marriage, couple relations, fall in love, family problems, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever
Plot: dishonesty, partners, disorder, friends, nothing goes right, city life, cons and scams, love and romance, self discovery, nightlife, couples, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ 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: talky, witty, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, friendship, homosexuality, introspection, lifestyle, gender, young lovers, friends, buddies, frame up, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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, realistic, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, couple relations, love and romance, buddies, couples, friends, infidelity, black romance, sex scene, bachelor party, brooklyn bridge ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: sincere, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, best friends, crumbling marriage, couple relations, introspection, thirtysomething life, friends, couples, bare breasts, adultery, halloween party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ 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: humorous, sexy, realistic, semi serious
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, gender, breakup, best friends, babies and infants, romance, couple relations, blind ambition, love and romance, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz ...
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, hopes, crumbling marriage, couples, best friends, family relations, friends, self discovery, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Last Married Couple in America (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jeff and Mari Thompson have been married for fifteen years. Although their marriage is not perfect, they are seemingly happy in their married and family life. But all their married friends seem to be getting divorced or separated. These newly single ...
Style: semi serious, sexy, sexual, realistic, humorous
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, breakup, family relations, friends, thirtysomething life, mate swapping, suburbs, revolution, pregnancy, battle of the sexes, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%