Movies like Pie in the Sky

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Pie in the Sky (1996)
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, offbeat, touching, romantic, melancholic, tricky, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, obsession, college, young lovers, self discovery, looking for love, true love, love and romance, couples, journalism, obsessive quest, lovers reunited, youth, dysfunctional, freeway, traffic jam, dance, traffic, helicopter, nudity (topless - notable), relationships, life & death, dreams, love ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and feel good films with plots about couples, romance, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, unlikely couple and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Pie in the Sky: I Love You, Don't Touch Me! (1997), Born Yesterday (1993), A Smile Like Yours (1997), Ed's Next Move (1996), Meeting Daddy (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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I Love You, Don't Touch Me! (1997)
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.
Style: sexy, sexual, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, looking for love, betrayal, love and romance, couples, best friends, love triangle, friends, virginity, virgin, unrequited love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Born Yesterday (1993)
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, semi serious, feel good, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: politics, lobbyist, romance, unlikely couple, boss and employee, couple relations, social differences, teaching the ways of the world, cinderella story, fish out of water, misfit, society ...
Time: 90s, 1950s
Place: usa, washington d.c., las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
A Smile Like Yours (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, single parent, unlikely couple, clinic, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, opposites attract, boss and employee, couple relations, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.4
 413
Ed's Next Move (1996)
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract, starting over, introspection, self discovery, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, singleness, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: wisconsin, new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 223
Meeting Daddy (2000)
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, single parent, opposites attract, romance, parents and children, 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 ⇓
58%
Wishful Thinking (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story told from three angles. Max meets Elizabeth; they live together, but when she talks of marriage, he balks. He becomes extremely jealous, probably without cause, and thinks she's taken up with a friend of his, Jack. Elizabeth, stung by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: destiny, unlikely couple, womanizer, romance, projectionist, veterinarian, couple relations, theater, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Pride and Prejudice (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice: A Latter-Day Comedy is a 2003 independent film adaptation/updating of Jane Austen's novel, set in modern-day Provo, Utah, at Brigham Young University. The characters are Latter-day Saints (LDS).
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mormon, college, couple relations, looking for love, romance, wooing, university, fall in love, love and romance, couples, unlikely couple, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire (1999)
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: accountant, romance, friendship, fall in love, actor's life, hollywood, human nature, introspection, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 4.9
 4K
If Lucy Fell (1996)
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: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: roommate, love, brooklyn bridge, best friend, romance, best friends, self discovery, urban, single, looking for love, singleness, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
It Had to Be You (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two strangers meet and fall in love during the weekend that they are planning their respective weddings.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, romance, forbidden love, urban, infidelity, love affair, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love and romance, couples, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
When Harry Tries to Marry (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An Indian-American surprises his family when he announces his desire for an arranged marriage with an Indian woman, though his affection for a longtime American friend complicate his plan.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: immigrants, drugs/alcohol, fall in love, romance, looking for love, culture clash, love and romance, unlikely couple, interracial relations, true love, misfit, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 405
BachelorMan (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In these times of enlightened sexual politics, Ted Davis is a scoring machine. He's got the rap, the charm and his little black book weighs several pounds. Ted has become a guru to his buddies who can only aspire in awe to his greatness. This ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, womanizer, romance, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, looking for love, looking for sex, singleness, true love, wooing, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jewish Jack-the-lad David seriously fancies smart, rich Anglo-Saxon Carrie as soon as he first offends her in a Boston bar. They run into each other again and though she still says she finds him appalling he works on it and they are soon together. ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bar, friendship, romance, love affair, love and romance, couples, friends, best friends, battle of the sexes, looking for love, social differences, wooing ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 132
Herman U.S.A. (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this quirky romantic comedy inspired by a true story, an influx of women invade the small town of Herman, Minn., to get their hands on a surplus of bachelors yearning for female companionship. When the persuasive "cry from the heart" of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: small town, singleness, love and romance, romance, couples, journalism, couple relations, looking for love, small town life, gender, social relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Everything You Want (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It was at a very young age that Abby found herself experimenting with the gift of art while she practically...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: college, college roommate, love, imaginary friend, fall in love, romance, prodigy, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Love Is All There Is (1996)
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: restaurant, love, romance, unlikely couple, young lovers, opposites attract, couple relations, forbidden love, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, true love ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, italy, florence, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Marrying Man (1991)
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: battle of the sexes, reunion, nightclub, opposites attract, self discovery, romance, love triangle, unlikely couple, ladykiller, infidelity, gangsters, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Confessions of an American Bride (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young career woman Samantha 'Sam' Hoyt gets swept off her feet by Benjamin 'Ben' Rosen, who romances her better then anyone before, so she jumps at the offer of becoming his fiancée. If Ben thought a girls typical obsession with ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: rabbi, nothing goes right, romance, love and romance, couples, disorder, obsession, couple relations, love triangle, true love, culture clash, advertising ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, comedy of errors, buddies, unlikely couple, romance, urban, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
For Better or For Worse (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wendy is finally settling in to single life after the death of her husband. She runs a successful wedding planning company with the help of her friend Roseanne. Wendy's business and values are challenged when Marco, a charming but irritating ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, romance, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, singleness, family business, couples, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 626
Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, unemployment, couples, love, friendship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Nice Guys Sleep Alone (1999)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Carter (O'Bryan) wonders if he's ever going to find a woman who wants to be more than "just friends." His conniving best friend Pat and beautiful step-sister Erin (Vanessa Marcil) both know what's causing the problem: ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, womanizer, battle of the sexes, romance, looking for love, looking for sex, singleness, wooing, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.5
 517
Meet Market (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Lonely aspirants on the LA dating scene hook up at thier local grocery store, where they can see and be seen by some of their dubiously eligible fellow singles, all the while hoping for that one magical relationship that will finally click.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, singleness, romance, store, love and romance, youth, human nature, wooing, couples, friends, kicked in the crotch, supermarket ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Slightly Single in L.A. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dale Squire is a hip, quirky, independent single gal living in the glossy city of Los Angeles. After several failed attempts in quasi-relationships, Dale concludes that finding a meaningful relationship in L.A. is impossible. But being anti-social ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: clubbing, looking for love, hollywood, romance, singleness, lifestyle, love and romance, love triangle, couples, rivalry, wedding, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.4
 304
Exit Strategy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Evicted from his apartment, James has to move in with his girlfriend of 3 months. He quickly discovers that she's everything he never wanted in a woman. His only option is to get her to break up with him -- but still let him sleep on the couch.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: honesty, unlikely couple, store, romance, couple relations, break-up, couples, buddies, love and romance, friends, african american, break up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
 2K
Mr. Jealousy (1997)
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: clever, talky, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jealousy, obsession, infidelity, romance, comedy of errors, fall in love, screwball, hidden identity, substitute teacher, unlikely couple, writer's life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, iowa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Modern Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.
Style: neurotic, talky, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, romance, breakup, drugs/alcohol, couples, urban, couple relations, love and romance, self discovery, fall in love, running, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Shrink Is In (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman impersonates a shrink to win over her Prince Charming.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: hidden identity, losing-it hero, romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, singleness, true love, wooing, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 2K
Breaking Up (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An aloof, struggling food photographer thinks he has found true love with a fiery grade-school teacher. At first, the relationship is all wine and roses, but as they realize they have little in common besides great sex, the romance wanes, and they ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: marriage, unlikely couple, romance, young lovers, infidelity, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, introspection, couple relations, looking for love, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.0
 4K
Cake (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A travel writer improves her love life when she becomes an editor for her father's wedding magazine.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, love triangle, fall in love, romance, wedding, writer's life, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, parents and children, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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