Movies like Pie in the Sky 1996

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Pie in the Sky
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Pie in the Sky is a 1996 American romantic comedy film about a young man obsessed with traffic gridlock who falls in love with an avant-garde dancer.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic, offbeat, touching, melancholic, tricky, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, unlikely couple, college, young lovers, nudity (topless - notable), relationships, life & death, self discovery, dreams, love, looking for love, pornography, destiny, true love, classic car, love and romance, mentor, catastrophe, couples, brutality, sexualized violence, journalism, writers, storytelling ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire
Comedy, Romance
USA
90 min.
 7.5
Rendezvous in Paris
Comedy, Romance
France
98 min.
 7.5
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and romantic films with plots about catastrophe, mentor, storytelling, love and romance, romance, dialogue and couples mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Pie in the Sky: I Love You, Don't Touch Me! (1997), If Lucy Fell (1996), Mr. Wonderful (1993), Ed's Next Move (1996), The Pallbearer (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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I Love You, Don't Touch Me!
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a 25 year old virgin girl, looking for the right boyfriend, not realizing that "the one" has been next to her for many years.
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Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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If Lucy Fell
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe and Lucy are roommates and best friends. Lucy, whose love life is embarrassingly dull, convinces Joe, who is infatuated with a neighbor he's never met, that if they don't have stable romances within a month, they must jump off the ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, romantic, realistic ...
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Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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System:   77%
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Mr. Wonderful
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Electrician Gus gets the chance to fulfill a childhood dream by buying an old bowling-alley with some of his friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   68%
    User:   71%
 
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Ed's Next Move
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ed lives in Wisconsin. He's just been dumped by his girlfriend, so he moves to New York City for a big change...but will he ever find love again? He loves his new job studying the genetics of different strains of rice. Then Ed meets Lee, a ...
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, genetics, urban, opposites attract, starting over, introspection, self discovery, finnish, looking for love, life philosophy, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, wisconsin, usa, san francisco, new jersey ...
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    User:   68%
 
The Pallbearer
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Aspiring architect Tom Thompson is told by mysterious Ruth Abernathy that his best friend, "Bill," has taken his own life. Except that Tom has never met Bill and neither have his incredulous friends. So when Tom foolishly agrees to give ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, high school, love triangle, comedy of errors, college, adolescence vs adulthood, unlikely friendships, twentysomething life, love and romance, relationships, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
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System:   64%
    User:   73%
 
A Smile Like Yours
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, pregnancy, single parent, unlikely couple, clinic, battle of the sexes, adoption, crumbling marriage, mentor, opposites attract, boss and employee, dialogue ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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System:   54%
    User:   44%
 
Nina Takes a Lover
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Laura San Giacomo stars in this sexy comedy about adultery. When Nina's (San Giacomo) husband goes out of town for several weeks on a business trip, Nina hooks up with a photographer. Told from a reporter's point of view, his interviews ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: romance, infidelity, love, crumbling marriage, couple relations, male nudity, life philosophy, dangerous attraction, dialogue, destructive relationship, relationships, impossible love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
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System:   52%
    User:   49%
 
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Malacicis, a hard-working Italian family recently immigrated from Florence, open a fancy restaurant in the Bronx, N.Y., drawing the ire of another clan. Mike and Sadie Capomezzo, equally hard-working Sicilian caterers from the area, find they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love, restaurant, unlikely couple, virginity, young lovers, life philosophy, opposites attract, couple relations, love story, forbidden love, insanity ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe, florence, usa, new york
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System:   51%
    User:   59%
 
Born Yesterday
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A businessman shows up in Washington to lobby agendas that are friendly to his construction plans. His ditsy ex-showgirl bimbo proves to be an embarrassment in social situations, so he hires a reporter to teach her how to appear more intelligent. ...
Style: talky, humorous, clever, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, corruption, boss and employee, couple relations, social differences, mentor, teaching the ways of the world, cinderella story, fish out of water, destiny, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s, 1950s
Place: usa, las vegas, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   41%
 
Overnight Delivery
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but than finds out that he was wrong. He has 24 hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall in love. The only problem is the delivery man will not stop until ...
Style: talky, not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, on the road, road trip, buddies, love story, unlikely couple, bar, opposites attract, cheating, college, dialogue ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, new jersey, minneapolis minnesota
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System:   49%
    User:   39%
 
All Over the Guy
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A contemporary romantic comedy exploring the unlikely pairing of two 20-somethings thrown together by their respective best friends in hopes of igniting their own romance.
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, homosexuality, love, gay, aids, lesbian, fall in love, friends, relationships, stereotypes, love story, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   50%
 
A Couch in New York
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both find themselves deeply ...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dog, romance, culture clash, hidden identity, unlikely couple, opposites attract, switching roles, love story, dialogue, secrets, couple relations, mentor ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, new york, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
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Threesome
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eddy and Stuart share two-thirds of a dormitory suite. Due to bureaucratic error, a woman named Alex is added to their room. At first, relations among the three are tense. Soon, however, Alex falls for Eddy, and Stuart lusts after Alex.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, friendship, romance, sex, sexuality, gay, coming of age, odd couple, male nudity, fall in love, relationships, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   55%
 
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Christopher is an ambitious college freshman, striving to become a writer. Through a computer fault he's assigned the same room as Alex, a real party freak and... a girl! He's annoyed and tries to get a different room as soon as possible, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, romance, college life, university, student life, nothing goes right, love, love and romance, youth, opposites attract, couples, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   36%
 
The Marrying Man
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Charley Pearl, wealthy heir and gadabout, is slated to marry Adele, the daughter of a Hollywood tycoon. But, during a wild bachelor party in Las Vegas, Charley strikes up a flirtation with nightclub crooner Vicki Anderson that soon leads to her ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, infidelity, gangsters, marriage, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, nightclub, opposites attract, gangster, love, self discovery, love story ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers share a house in LA's Fairfax district: Tony's a feckless actor, Chris is an accountant. Both are in relationships on rocky ground. As these emotions swirl, Tony meets his US Postal Service letter carrier, a single mom named ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, fall in love, relationships, actor's life, brothers, gay, magic realism, love, hollywood, human nature, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   38%
 
The Truth About Cats & Dogs
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A successful veterinarian and radio show host with low self-esteem asks her model friend to impersonate her when a handsome man wants to see her.
Style: witty, touching, romantic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, dog, mistaken identity, love, radio, friendship, comedy of errors, hidden identity, love triangle, love story, looking for love, relationships ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
Crossing Delancey
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: clever, touching, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, jewish, looking for love, matchmaking, judaism, relationships, parents and children, loneliness, love story, urban, singleness, writers ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city
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System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
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Rendezvous in Paris
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three stories of love and coincidence around the theme of dates in Paris.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, swedish, nothing goes right, relationships, art, city life, hotel, friendship, british, love, young lovers, new wave ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, tokyo, paris france, geneva switzerland ...
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System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
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Speechless
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A romantic comedy. Michael Keaton and Geena Davis are speechwriters for competing political campaigns. Witty and amusing for the political junkies amongst us.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, politics, unlikely couple, store, love story, battle of the sexes, journalism, opposites attract, writers, destiny, political, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   36%
 
The Love Letter
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: clever, semi serious, feel good, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, small town, fall in love, comedy of errors, gays and lesbians, love story, lesbian, couple relations, ocean or sea, looking for love, love triangle, relationships ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa, england
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System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
Forces of Nature
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an ...
Style: road movie, feel good, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, wedding, destiny, marriage, road trip, on the road, unlikely couple, natural disaster, opposites attract, love story, happy ending, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, hawaii, mexico
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System:   39%
    User:   38%
 
Worth Winning
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, womanizer, battle of the sexes, infidelity, vengeance, unlikely couple, women, relationships, stereotypes, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
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System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
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HouseSitter
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: clever, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, small town, family, screwball, hidden identity, unlikely couple, divorce, couple relations, marriage, cons and scams, dishonesty, happy ending ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
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System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
'Til There Was You
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two strangers, whose paths are always crossing, finally meet when fate steps in. It took them twenty years to fall in love at first sight.
Style: feel good, semi serious, romantic, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, loneliness, farce, urban, single parent, destiny, love story, opposites attract, relationships, writing, happy ending, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1960s
Place: los angeles
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System:   36%
    User:   37%
 
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Mr. Jealousy
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, fall in love, comedy of errors, relationships, screwball, hidden identity, teacher, unlikely couple, dialogue driven, dialogue, writers ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, iowa, manhattan new york city
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System:   36%
    User:   41%
 
Continental Divide
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A hard-nosed Chicago journalist has an unlikely love affair with an eagle researcher.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, wilderness, fall in love, corruption, love and romance, media, adventure, love story, political corruption, mentor, partners, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, chicago illinois
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System:   35%
    User:   31%
 
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Forget Paris
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, basketball, marriage, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love story, happy ending, destiny, relationship vs career, relationships, couples, unlikely couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, france, paris france
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System:   35%
    User:   39%
 

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