Movies like Maybe

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Maybe (1999)
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Maybe (1999)
Original name: Peut-être
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Arthur is invited to a New Year's Eve party to celebrate the year 2000. His girlfriend Lucie would like a baby from him but he refuses. Through the ceiling of the toilets, he discovers a passage leading to this futurist Paris. There, he meets an old man Ako who affirms he is his son and that he wants to exist. Otherwise he will vanish into the air. Arthur is still hesitant because his life is an unfulfilled one: a has a little lucrative job, is uncertain about his future and things are getting out of hand when Ako discovers the passage and interferes in the party.
Style: humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, offbeat, urban fantasy
Plot: time travel, new year, fatherhood, romance, couples, twentysomething life, parent child relationship, wilderness, outer space, teenager, robot, post apocalypse, airplane, fight, prince, desert, spacecraft, party, female nudity, sex scene, death, teleportation, singer, male nudity, first sex ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, year 1999, year 2000, turn of the century, 1990s
Place: paris france, france, europe

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Most similar movies to Maybe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and offbeat films with plots about nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, male nudity, female nudity, telephone call, father son relationship and couples mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Maybe: Mrs. Hyde (2017), Russian Dolls (2005), Good Old Daze (1994), The Spanish Apartment (2002), Paris (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mrs. Hyde (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mrs. Géquil is an eccentric teacher despised by her colleagues and students. On a stormy night, she is struck by lightning and faints. When she wakes up, she feels different. Will she now be able to keep the powerful and dangerous Mrs. Hyde ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, humorous, captivating, allegory ...
Plot: teacher, high school, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, sleepwalking, transformation, laboratory, lightning, jekyll and hyde, rainstorm, student, gay slur ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
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95%
 7.0
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Russian Dolls (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Five years after their summer together in Barcelona, Xavier, William, Wendy, Martine and Isabelle reunite.
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, sentimental, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, looking for love, love triangle, lifestyle, lesbian, understanding, writer's life, old love, model, birthday, screenwriter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: paris france, london, france, europe, english channel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Good Old Daze (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ten years after their Upper Sixth, Bruno, Momo, Leon and Alain meet together in the waiting room of a maternity hospital. The father of the awaited baby is Tomasi, their best friend at that time, who died one month before due to an overdose. They ...
Style: non-linear, sincere, witty, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, hospital, memory, high school, dealing with death, life is a bitch, youth, best friends, friends, overdose, teenage life, addiction ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century, year 1975
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Spanish Apartment (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A strait-laced French student moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a cast of six other characters from all over Europe. Together, they speak the international language of love and friendship.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: roommate, french, friendship, college life, infidelity, prejudice, travel, lifestyle, love triangle, youth, group of friends, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, france, paris france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 6.8
 12K
Paris (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Pierre, a professional dancer, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life, he has nothing better to do than look at the people around him, from the balcony of his Paris apartment.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, uplifting, semi serious, serious ...
Plot: dancer, family relations, romance, fall in love, friendship, city life, artist, transplant, architect, death, dancing, age difference ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Test Tube Teens from the Year 2000 (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the future, corporations have taken over the world and banned sex. A group of rebellious high school students devise a way to go back in time to the present day and try change history to prevent that from happening.
Style: parody, sex comedy, teen sex comedy, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: high school, time travel, high school student, female rivalry, young woman, male objectification, feminism, disappearance, overheard conversation, visitor, security guard, feminist ...
Time: year 2000, year 1994, year 1997, 21st century, year 2019 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Extraterrestrial (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyone knows what to do if one morning the sky would be absolutely full of UFOs: run as fast as you can. However, what would happen if the invasion started while you are in the flat of the girl of your dreams, the one you have just met?
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: ufo, alien invasion, love triangle, alien encounter, couples, disorder, love and romance, friendship, supernatural, space and aliens, flashback, spacecraft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: madrid, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
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CQ (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Italy, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young filmmaker in 1960s Paris juggles directing a cheesy sci-fi debacle, directing his own personal art film, coping with his crumbling relationship with his girlfriend, and a new-found infatuation with the sci-fi film's starlet.
Style: stylized, surreal, sexy, semi serious, futuristic ...
Plot: filmmaking, obsession, showbiz, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, starlet, nudity (full frontal - brief), secret agents, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, lone hero, silly humor ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future, 70s, year 1969
Place: europe, paris france, france, italy, vietnam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Frankenstein 90 (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: French cybernetics genius Victor Frankenstein carries on the work of his notorious ancestor and creates a monster, albeit one with a penchant for philosophy, etiquette and occasional bouts of murderous rage. But when the creature develops a hunger ...
Style: parody, psychotronic, urban fantasy, modern day adaptation
Plot: female nudity, frankenstein, dancing, frankenstein's monster, nudity (full frontal - brief), co worker co worker relationship, chase, running from police, bat, street fight, missing person, postman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 14K
Chinese Puzzle (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Xavier is a 40-year-old father of two who still finds life very complicated. When the mother of his children moves to New York, he can't bear them growing up far away from him and so he decides to move there as well.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, fake marriage, starting over, fall in love, longing, old love, immigrants, parents and children, couples, family problems, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, paris france, france, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 4K
Bongwater (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: David (Luke Wilson) is an artist and a pothead. He's fallen in love with the beautiful and sexy Serena (Alicia Witt), and things are going simply splendidly until poor David's house burns down. Serena doesn't need the bad vibes, so ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, witty
Plot: drug use, addiction, love triangle, stoner, slacker, drug dealer, marijuana, house fire, artist, stoners, disorder, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, new york, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
My Piece of the Pie (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: France, a factory worker, lives with her three daughters in Dunkirk. The factory where she worked has been closed, leaving France and all of her workmates without a job. She decides to go to Paris to look for work. There she finds a cleaning job at ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: unemployment, working class, social differences, culture clash, power relations, society, life is a bitch, rich and poor, job seeking, maid, speculation, parents separation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, london, europe, dunkirk
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 1K
Panic Attack (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tragedy meets comedy in seven stories about how our entire world can collapse at any given moment.
Style: neurotic, non-linear, tragicomedy, light, humorous ...
Plot: group of friends, husband wife relationship, passive aggressive man, comedy of manners, friend, wedding day, multiple storylines, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, passive aggressive woman, party, dark humor, wedding party ...
Place: central europe, poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Prince of Pennsylvania (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There's nothing wrong with the Marshetta family that a little felony can't cure. Rupert doesn't want to follow in his father's blue-collar footsteps, so he and his quirky friend kidnap his father for ransom, only nobody wants him ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, offbeat
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, dysfunctional family, family relations, mine, family in crisis, friendship, family life, teenage life, cons and scams, buddies, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Monkey in Winter (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a man who has stopped drinking- and then dreaming- and who thanks to a young man who tries to forget a lost love in alcohol will turn drunk again during an exciting night.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couples, alcohol abuse, buddies, friendship, partners, small town life, alcoholic, post war, world war two, friends, marines, temptation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: france, europe, normandy, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Under the Riccione Sun (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: While vacationing on the crowded beaches of Riccione, a group of teenagers becomes fast friends as they grapple with relationship issues and romance.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, buddy comedy ...
Plot: virgin, summer vacation, blind character, blindness, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend, lifeguard, summer, old man, failed expectations, male objectification ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
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Cop or Hood (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When the local police inspector was found dead in a prostitute's house, police division commissioner Stan Borowitz is sent to investigate the situation. Posing as the prostitute's long-lost brother "Antonio Cerruti," he discovers ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: corruption, investigation, organized crime, assassination, police, undercover cop, attempted murder, chase, police brutality, police operation, employer employee relationship, murder investigation ...
Place: south of france, nice france, cote d'azur, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Crazy Stranger (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man is looking for a singer he had heard on cassette. He finds much more.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, village, self discovery, love and romance, couple relations, obsessive quest, gypsy, lifestyle, family relations, beautiful scenery, ethnic conflict, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, france, paris france, bucharest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Family Resemblances (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An upper middle-class French family celebrates a birthday in a restaurant. In one evening and during one meal, family history, tensions, collective and separate grudges, delights, and memories both clash and coalesce.
Style: talky, witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, suburbs, family gatherings, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, love and romance, husband wife relationship, family history, hypocrisy, irony, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Love at Second Sight (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, South Korea
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Overnight, Raphael finds himself immersed in a world where he has never met Olivia, the woman of his life. How is he going to reconquer his wife, who has become a complete stranger?
Style: psychological, surprise ending, touching, humorous, urban fantasy
Plot: husband wife relationship, publisher, love, alternate reality, novelist, pretending to be gay, alternate world, teacher, piano teacher, end of love, dual role, coworker relationship ...
Time: year 2009, 2000s, 2010s, year 2008
Place: paris france
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37%
 6.4
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Nowhere (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The third film in a trilogy by writer-director Gregg Araki. Described as "90210 on acid", the film tells the story of a day in the lives of a group of high school kids in Los Angeles and the strange lives they lead.
Style: surreal, futuristic, stylized, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, apocalypse, gay teenager, friendship, social differences, gay, teenage life, love triangle, estrangement, opposites attract, society, social misfits ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, southern california, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Microbe and Gasoline (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two young friends embark on a road trip across France in a vehicle they built themselves.
Style: road movie, captivating, semi serious, humorous
Plot: road trip, friendship, socially awkward, on the road, teenage boy, dysfunctional family, summer vacation, pedophile, social awkwardness, friendship between boys, erection, letter ...
Time: year 2014, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Clash of Egos (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tony has recently been released from a sentence for violent behaviour. He promises to improve his ways and is finally granted a few hours alone with his two children. They celebrate the reunion by going to the movies to see a new film by the famous, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat
Plot: filmmaking, ego clash, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, film producer, manuscript, director, cinema, medication, narcissism, family relations, ex convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.5
 16K
Mood Indigo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman suffers from an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs.
Style: surreal, sentimental, touching, art house, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, surrealism, philosophy, love affair, honeymoon, love and romance, collector, escapades, tragic love, marriage proposal, unfulfillment, loss of fortune ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 5K
S.F.W. (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An alienated and misanthropic teenager gains sudden and unwanted celebrity status after he's taken hostage by terrorists where his indifference to their threats to kill him makes news headlines.
Style: clever, humorous, suspense, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, hostage, media, friendship, nihilism, family relations, terrorism, alcohol abuse, store, tv show, masked man, tragic event ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
So Happy Together (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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: semi serious, humorous, cynical, realistic, witty
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, family life, eccentric family, uninvited guest, siblings relations, family problems, family gatherings, couple relations, couples, interracial relations, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 68
Cosmodrama (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Maybe the 1960s, maybe the future. Seven astronauts wake up in a spaceship, not knowing where they have come from nor where they are heading. As the ship operates by itself, they have ample time to meditate, rather scientifically, on matter, life ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: spacecraft, space and aliens, space travel, outer space, confined, isolation, cause and meaning, satire, universe, cosmology, multiverse, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.0
 12K
Kin-dza-dza! (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The story takes place on the desert planet "Pluke" in the "Kin-dza-dza" galaxy, where two Soviet humans previously unknown to each other ("Uncle Vova", a gruff construction foreman from Moscow, and "The ...
Style: surreal, philosophical, enigmatic, humorous, cerebral ...
Plot: desert, alien, absurdism, distopia, society, satire, alien encounter, totalitarianism, social differences, outer space, distant planet, surrealism ...
Time: future
Place: ussr, russia, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 1K
Happy End (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Robinson, appropriately named as we will soon discover, is on vacation in Biarritz with his wife. What follows is the story behind the loss of his arm, a story that becomes increasingly bizarre and eventually apocalyptic, leading us down a narrative ...
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: apocalypse, poison, virus, contamination, couple relations, track down, love and romance, on the road, fall in love, obsession, chaos, couples ...
Place: europe, france, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tomorrow's Another Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Such an inconsequential event - the unfortunate purchase of a package of cling film - reveals the character and behavior of a small group of individuals caught up in the chaos of today's society. Though it creates arguments and inner ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, offbeat
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, human nature, couple relations, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, couples, friends, car accident, cellist, suicide ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%