Movies that are like Pieces of April

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Pieces of April
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Style: talky, realistic, touching, humorous, clever, semi serious, sentimental, dramatic, offbeat, melancholic, intense, reflective, interesting, emotional, depressing, harsh, sweet, road movie, light, absurd, sad, entertaining, compassionate, biting
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family, terminal illness, road trip, holiday, dysfunctional family, cooking, thanksgiving, nothing goes right, marijuana, neighbor, on the road, multiple storylines, cancer, urban, parents and children, family drama, parenthood, relationships, eccentric family, family gatherings, culture clash, secrets, reunion, depression, eccentricity, family relations, storytelling, runaway, illness, disorder, stereotypes, family bonds, dialogue, tragedy, adaptation, dialogue driven, mentor, death, writers, redemption, catastrophe, estrangement, adoption, life is a bitch, brutality, corruption, brothers, greed, unfulfillment, sex, love, pornography, loneliness, sarcasm, vengeance, guilt, beautiful scenery, betrayal, life philosophy, reconciliation, family feud, favoritism among siblings, in-laws, generation gap, conservative, videotaping, supportive friend, grandparent and grandchild, boyfriend, black man white woman relationship, three generations, one day time span, onion, finger cut, bead curtain, two on a motorcycle, motor scooter, oven, sick mother, 21 year old, vegan, biker, station wagon, dying mother, cannabis, filling station, honking a car horn, cantonese, interracial love, thanksgiving dinner, mother in law, pigtails, interracial love relationship, bouquet of flowers, chinese american, breast cancer, knocking on a door, grandmother grandson relationship, photo album, interracial kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, tokyo, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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City Island
Comedy, Drama, Romance
USA
104 min.
 7.4
Little Miss Sunshine
Comedy, Drama
USA
101 min.
 7.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, melancholic, humorous and semi serious films with plots including relationships, family, dysfunctional family, family relations, dialogue, storytelling and parenthood themes mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Pieces of April: Dan in Real Life (2007), This Is Where I Leave You (2014), Crooklyn (1994), City Island (2009), Junebug (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dan in Real Life
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, romantic, sweet, offbeat, funny, emotional, light, intense, absurd, melancholic, clever, entertaining, bad ending, talky
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: single father, romance, parenthood, father daughter relationship, single parent, love triangle, wedding, relationships, family drama, love story, family, dysfunctional family, happy ending, love, parents and children, family gatherings, siblings relations, catastrophe, destiny, love and romance, beautiful scenery, culture clash, shore, widower, dialogue, chase, couples, natural disaster, honest, family relations, life philosophy, divorce, couple relations, life, eccentric family, mentor, loneliness, secrets, fall in love, storytelling, family bonds, daughter, infidelity, marriage, brothers, stereotypes, betrayal, reality tv, runaway, twists & turns
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, rhode island, new jersey, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
This Is Where I Leave You
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, talky, dramatic, funny, emotional, clever, dark humor, absurd, witty, sentimental, reflective, melancholic, harsh
Plot: dysfunctional family, family, adultery, infidelity, marijuana, marriage, drugs/alcohol, siblings relations, family drama, family bonds, relationships, spelling bee, death in the family, cheating, secrets, family gatherings, love, dialogue, death, brothers, catastrophe, man child, jewish, culture clash, chase, family problems, parenthood, coming of age, childhood, adaptation, judaism, family relations, honest, twists & turns, writers, life & death, guilt, parents and children, divorce, homecoming, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, death of father, tragedy, storytelling, eccentric family, runaway, redemption, mentor, natural disaster
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   71%
 
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 6.9
 8K
Crooklyn
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, talky, surreal, light, sad, intense, clever, harsh, stylized, enigmatic, satirical
Plot: dysfunctional family, parenthood, teacher, urban, coming of age, poverty, death, family life, single parent, life & death, childhood, family, human nature, school, brothers, couple relations, children, gangsters, family drama, friendship, parents and children, siblings relations, storytelling, mentor, catastrophe, pornography, adoption, eccentric family, dialogue, teenage life, black people, street kid, jazz musician, redemption, culture clash, youth, runaway, race issues, fantasy world, family relations, brutality, relationships, americana, city life, artists and showbiz, hospital, adaptation, idealism, friends, society
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   75%
 
 7.4
 29K
City Island
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: realistic, talky, sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, dramatic, dark humor, clever, tense, reflective, funny, cynical, sweet, interesting, emotional, scenic, harsh, witty, intellectual
Plot: dysfunctional family, prison, island, stripper, secrets, couple relations, farce, family drama, suburbs, parents and children, family bonds, family, pornography, twists & turns, storytelling, relationships, honest, dialogue, family life, multiple storylines, character study, redemption, corruption, dishonesty, catastrophe, justice, gangsters, vengeance, culture clash, guilt, chase, family problems, mentor, betrayal, sarcasm, convict, secret, life philosophy, greed, family relations, moral ambiguity, adaptation, brutality, hidden identity, depression, happy ending, cheating, runaway, follow your dream, identity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   82%
 
 7.0
 20K
Junebug
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, thought provoking, reflective, sentimental, talky, melancholic, bleak, emotional, dramatic, enigmatic, cynical, heartbreaking, interesting, art house, harsh, ironic, touching, satirical, road movie, disturbing, intellectual, absurd, cerebral
Plot: dysfunctional family, pregnancy, culture clash, artist, small town, art, hospital, family bonds, in-laws, marriage, relationships, urban, human nature, loneliness, eccentricity, parents and children, family drama, life philosophy, social differences, dialogue driven, family, stereotypes, honest, character study, secrets, tragedy, newlywed, writers, eccentric family, parenthood, depression, dialogue, catastrophe, family life, hopes, mentor, drinking, greed, pornography, complex characters, love and romance, art dealer, dysfunctional marriage, brothers, storytelling, society, adultery, couples, crime gone awry, brutality
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   70%
 
 6.6
 10K
Please Give
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Style: touching, clever, semi serious, sincere, realistic, humorous, melancholic, talky, ironic, bleak, reflective, depressing, dark humor, dramatic, compassionate, sad, intellectual, witty, sentimental
Plot: cancer, infidelity, homeless, midlife crisis, suicide, guilt, death, family life, relationships, sarcasm, family relations, urban, character study, life & death, depression, adultery, golden years, loneliness, human nature, dysfunctional family, couple relations, honest, family drama, capitalism, life philosophy, complex characters, apartment, neighbor, parents and children, writers, hospital, dialogue, siblings relations, drinking, life, sisters, culture clash, family, brutality, crime gone awry, cheating, tragedy, physical appearance, catastrophe, teenage life, mentor, greed, solitude, dishonesty, dialogue driven
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   69%
 
The Family Stone
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty, romantic, melancholic, funny, sweet, dramatic, light, idiotic
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: christmas, holiday, romance, dysfunctional family, adoption, cancer, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, terminal illness, family bonds, relationships, family drama, family, interracial romance, siblings relations, happy ending, love, parenthood, eccentric family, family gatherings, gay, sisters, catastrophe, love and romance, culture clash, couples, secrets, stereotypes, dialogue, family relations, couple relations, writers, natural disaster, wedding, reunion, family life, brothers, divorce, mentor, homosexuality, rivalry, marriage, love story, destiny, chase, life philosophy, storytelling, runaway, death, redemption
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   69%
 
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Home for the Holidays
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: humorous, clever, talky, touching, semi serious, realistic, cynical, offbeat, witty, biting, melancholic, dramatic, funny, intense, stylized, reflective, enigmatic, dark humor, depressing
Plot: dysfunctional family, holiday, thanksgiving, single parent, parents and children, christmas, family, sisters, siblings relations, relationships, eccentricity, dialogue, family drama, parenthood, eccentric family, family gatherings, culture clash, nothing goes right, loneliness, love and romance, secrets, adaptation, youth, love, twists & turns, family bonds, mentor, family problems, catastrophe, depression, family relations, betrayal, disorder, family conflict, storytelling, human nature, splatter, looking for love, beautiful scenery, brutality, family life, life philosophy, pornography, stylish, multiple storylines, brothers, adultery, runaway, interracial romance, stereotypes
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   62%
 
God Said, 'Ha!'
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Style: touching, talky, humorous, dark humor, witty, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, funny, clever, reflective, gloomy, emotional, heartbreaking, sad, light, surreal, intellectual, stylized, interesting, cerebral, alternative comedy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, cancer, human nature, life & death, solitude, life, family in crisis, loneliness, storytelling, depression, family, childhood, death, honest, couples, god, dysfunctional family, family relations, hospital, parenthood, redemption, relationships, life philosophy, ego clash, transformation, tragedy, doctors, couple relations, existentialism, catastrophe, multiple storylines, parents and children, mentor, dialogue, siblings relations, comics, eccentric family, obsession, pornography, divorce, family gatherings, memory, self discovery, mental illness, relationship vs career, dreams, artists and showbiz, bollywood, destiny, vengeance
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   48%
 
 6.7
 3K
Tumbleweeds
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: talky, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, dramatic, road movie, sentimental, feel good, sincere, intense, sweet, light, melancholic, clever, interesting, witty, harsh
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, friendship, on the road, drinking, single parent, road trip, relationships, self discovery, runaway, couple relations, school, women, unlikely friendships, parents and children, father daughter relationship, happy ending, storytelling, character study, family, redemption, secrets, couples, british, dysfunctional family, dialogue, coming-of-age, family relations, depression, on the run, culture clash, mentor, writers, catastrophe, starting over, crime gone awry, brutality, corruption, betrayal, sexualized violence, manipulation, human nature, small town, stereotypes, adaptation, parenthood, adolescence, childhood, honest, love and romance
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, south carolina, west virginia, san diego california, tennessee, north carolina, arizona, kentucky, louisiana, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   55%
 
 5.8
 33K
The Guilt Trip
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Style: humorous, touching, road movie, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, absurd, idiotic, funny, melancholic, dramatic, bad ending, twist ending, harsh, clever, light, ridiculous
Plot: road trip, guilt, on the road, single parent, relationships, drinking, parents and children, singleness, family relations, inventions and discoveries, love and romance, culture clash, family drama, catastrophe, stereotypes, dialogue, mentor, jewish, chase, pornography, parent child relationship, inventor, brutality, dysfunctional family, parody, parenthood, family, runaway, first contact, storytelling, redemption, greed, life philosophy, police investigation, fantasy world, twists & turns, adaptation, nudity (topless - notable), adoption, adventure, workplace, hospital, solitude, nagging and grouching, writers, divorce, gangsters, internet, lone hero, secrets
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, new jersey, san francisco, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   50%
 
A Family Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, sincere, feel good, humorous, uplifting, dramatic, road movie, emotional, compassionate, harsh, reflective, sad, talky, melancholic
Plot: self discovery, small town, racism, drinking, death, interracial relations, adoption, race, parents and children, race issues, segregation, family life, culture clash, relationships, stereotypes, redemption, brothers, hospital, society, dysfunctional family, mentor, slavery, family, biracial, childbirth, letter, family relations, catastrophe, prejudice, dealing with death, interracial romance, dialogue, human nature, life philosophy, divorce, family drama, introspection, runaway, siblings relations, road trip, death in the family, matriarchy, parenthood, vengeance, family bonds, hopes, honest, destiny, family problems, adaptation
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arkansas, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
 7.3
 218K
The Descendants
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, tragicomedy, semi serious, dramatic, clever, intense, heartbreaking, light, suspense, humorous, melancholic, sentimental, interesting, depressing, talky, reflective, cerebral, dark humor, sad
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, father daughter relationship, parenthood, marriage, greed, death, hospital, lawyer, on the road, parents and children, family drama, family bonds, cheating, secrets, tragedy, family problems, family, relationships, life & death, betrayal, depression, single father, storytelling, family relations, adultery, doctors, loneliness, trust fund, dying mother, teenage daughter, cheating wife, estate, island, redemption, introspection, life, character study, honest, twists & turns, guilt, culture clash, foul language, dialogue, corruption, runaway, justice, vengeance, violence, mentor
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   46%
 
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 6.7
 53K
Stepmom
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sad, dramatic, sweet, heartbreaking, romantic, inspirational, melancholic
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: terminal illness, divorce, cancer, friendship, children, family, parents and children, urban, family drama, women, catastrophe, custody, natural disaster, rivalry, family relations, mentor, childhood, friends, happy ending, death, school play, photo shoot, rebellious daughter, ego clash, parenthood, human nature, dysfunctional family, single father, family life, dialogue, love story, destiny, stereotypes, adoption, culture clash, unfulfillment, life philosophy, pornography, couples, lawyer, sacrifice, tragedy, relationships, writers, family bonds, beautiful scenery, redemption, chase, adultery, unlikely friendships
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
 6.0
 39K
28 Days
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, dramatic, light, romantic, emotional, funny, harsh, entertaining, melancholic, compassionate, clever, intense
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: addiction, drug addiction, wedding, drug abuse, rehabilitation, drugs/alcohol, going straight, drinking, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, urban, suicide, death, romance, starting over, clinic, drug rehabilitation, redemption, life philosophy, alcohol abuse, stereotypes, hopes, writers, happy ending, catastrophe, drugs, loneliness, introspection, depression, relationships, dialogue, mentor, self discovery, sarcasm, weed, sisters, couple relations, doctors and patients, honest, siblings relations, fantasy world, love and romance, destiny, unlikely friendships, unfulfillment, couples, family relations, childhood, life is a bitch, life
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   50%
 
Wish I Was Here
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, melancholic, dramatic, light, reflective, inspirational, sad, sweet
Plot: family, parents and children, family drama, religion, cancer, parenthood, teaching the ways of the world, terminal illness, jewish, dreams, family bonds, adolescence vs adulthood, existentialism, actor's life, happy ending, relationships, self discovery, life & death, midlife crisis, thirtysomething life, life philosophy, foul language, life, depression, dysfunctional family, struggling actor, pornography, artists and showbiz, brothers, catastrophe, memory, childhood, children, unfulfillment, death, runaway, sacrifice, family relations, mentor, power relations, justice, tragedy, redemption, writers, transformation, chase, honest, school, destiny, storytelling
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   50%
 
The Squid and the Whale
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Style: talky, realistic, witty, intellectual, clever, serious, gloomy, depressing, dark humor, melancholic, dramatic, disturbing, reflective, emotional, absurd, bleak, ironic, psychological, stylized, interesting, sincere, cerebral, biting, enigmatic, tense, touching, sentimental
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, divorce, parenthood, adolescence, childhood, depression, infidelity, drinking, marriage, adultery, strong sexual content, relationships, writers, crumbling marriage, family drama, honest, loneliness, family, foul language, storytelling, parents and children, eccentricity, crime gone awry, sarcasm, pornography, mentor, sexuality, character study, psychology, adoption, runaway, dialogue, artists and showbiz, tragedy, brutality, children, culture clash, secrets, redemption, museum, masturbation, tennis, life philosophy, guilt, visceral, catastrophe, complex characters, coming-of-age, multiple storylines
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
Little Miss Sunshine
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: road movie, humorous, realistic, witty, feel good, semi serious, dark humor, funny, offbeat, touching, depressing, dramatic, melancholic, absurd, clever, dark, interesting, sweet, emotional, inspirational, reflective, talky
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, beauty pageant, road trip, parenthood, suicide attempt, heroin, sarcasm, hospital, drugs, farce, contests and competitions, drugs/alcohol, family bonds, on the road, family drama, obsessive quest, pornography, family, race against time, depression, storytelling, foul language, suicide, life, coming of age, spelling bee, relationships, nothing goes right, tragedy, honest, loneliness, mentor, life philosophy, obsession, runaway, twists & turns, culture clash, family problems, stereotypes, secrets, crazy, dialogue, disorder, escapades, chases and races, under the surface, eccentric family, ambition, wife husband relationship, sibling relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, cross country, albuquerque new mexico, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   53%
 
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The Royal Tenenbaums
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: clever, stylized, humorous, witty, cynical, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat, realistic, cerebral, dark, talky, funny, absurd, ironic, artsy, depressing, melancholic, intellectual, reflective, enigmatic, interesting, dramatic, not serious
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, redemption, terminal illness, suicide attempt, depression, eccentricity, deadpan, hotel, drugs/alcohol, eccentric family, family bonds, storytelling, adoption, parents and children, loneliness, relationships, love, dialogue, stylish, siblings relations, family drama, sarcasm, child prodigy, parenthood, family, crime gone awry, obsession, family gatherings, twists & turns, multiple storylines, adaptation, secrets, complex characters, honest, pornography, gratuitous violence, culture clash, writers, character study, cigarette smoking, hopes, incest, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, forgiveness, family conflict, tennis, accountant, bankruptcy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   54%
 
 7.2
 34K
The Savages
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: realistic, sentimental, clever, semi serious, touching, emotional, heartbreaking, melancholic, bleak, dramatic, compassionate, witty, reflective, sad, harsh, depressing, talky, dark humor, humorous, ironic, dark, intellectual, cerebral, meditative, macabre, sincere, biting
Plot: midlife crisis, depression, family, childhood, mental illness, guilt, aging, death, dysfunctional family, hospital, drinking, parents and children, professor, family drama, relationships, loneliness, family in crisis, race issues, honest, life & death, character study, tragedy, storytelling, life, homeless, nudity (topless - notable), brutality, redemption, runaway, writers, family problems, solitude, life philosophy, destiny, coming of age, culture clash, family relations, parenthood, multiple storylines, dialogue, irreverent, golden years, crime gone awry, greed, siblings relations, eccentric family, love and romance, unfulfillment, family feud, sister
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, poland, usa, new york, new york state, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   39%
 
Our Idiot Brother
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, idiotic, sweet, light, dark humor, harsh, melancholic, talky, absurd, dramatic, clever, touching
Audience: chick flick
Plot: marijuana, lesbian, dog, siblings relations, sisters, spelling bee, relationships, eccentric family, dysfunctional family, family drama, family relations, weed, goofy hero, optimism, honest, depression, nothing goes right, pornography, sibling relationship, family, family life, drinking, hopes, dialogue, disorder, life philosophy, drugs, catastrophe, cheating, runaway, brutality, storytelling, redemption, idealist, mental illness, adaptation, mentor, stereotypes, eccentricity, homeless, betrayal, life, loneliness, culture clash, corruption, parenthood, fantasy world, happy ending, justice, vengeance
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   47%
 
 6.7
 23K
Marvin's Room
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: emotional, touching, talky, semi serious, realistic, dramatic, sentimental, uplifting, sincere, intense, humorous, melancholic, stylized, clever
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, cancer, dysfunctional family, reunion, siblings relations, sisters, gangsters, family, family drama, family problems, hospital, eccentricity, family relations, mental illness, single parent, culture clash, estrangement, leukemia, relationships, parents and children, mentor, sacrifice, guilt, adaptation, secrets, divorce, catastrophe, dialogue, parenthood, life is a bitch, gangster, redemption, psychiatry, unfulfillment, honest, sister, sibling relationship, family bonds, doctors, runaway, depression, storytelling, transplant, death, pornography, arson, writers, destiny, corruption, vengeance
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   55%
 
Anywhere But Here
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, clever, feel good, humorous, emotional, road movie, heartbreaking, dramatic, melancholic, intense, sexy, harsh, light
Audience: chick flick
Plot: coming of age, small town, mother daughter relationship, parents and children, teenager, friendship, family drama, relationships, hopes, hollywood, women, loneliness, love and romance, adolescence, family, dysfunctional family, youth, parenthood, dream, family relations, culture clash, unlikely friendships, pornography, divorce, mentor, social relations, runaway, human nature, single father, fantasy world, small town life, drinking, teenage life, catastrophe, father daughter relationship, dialogue, redemption, first contact, life philosophy, life, secrets, destiny, teenagers, depression, police investigation, coming-of-age, adoption, sacrifice, interracial romance, death
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   42%
 
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Crimes of the Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: talky, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, reflective, dramatic, melancholic, emotional, light, romantic, psychological, entertaining, comic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dysfunctional family, reunion, golden years, sisters, suicide, human nature, family, relationships, introspection, couple relations, adaptation, eccentricity, dialogue, parents and children, loneliness, family drama, siblings relations, mentor, depression, stereotypes, sibling relationship, dark hero, chase, catastrophe, eccentric family, parenthood, vengeance, family gatherings, culture clash, childhood, family bonds, midlife crisis, family life, redemption, alter ego, brutality, women, storytelling, unfulfillment, classic car, runaway, couples, betrayal, family problems, aging, honest, family relations, visceral, alcohol abuse, revenge
Time: 80s
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
Margot at the Wedding
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: talky, cynical, tragicomedy, witty, semi serious, biting, realistic, clever, bleak, melancholic, humorous, cerebral, dark humor, artsy, harsh, psychological, disturbing, absurd, intellectual, enigmatic, reflective, stylized, depressing, art house
Plot: dysfunctional family, family, adultery, mental illness, drugs/alcohol, siblings relations, relationships, infidelity, drinking, sisters, wedding, storytelling, marriage, family drama, pornography, betrayal, male nudity, family bonds, family gatherings, character study, writers, eccentricity, depression, family problems, dialogue, family relations, mentor, brutality, jealousy, neighbor, secret, human nature, incest, obsession, crime gone awry, eccentric family, nudity (topless - notable), under the surface, complex characters, life philosophy, estrangement, culture clash, parenthood, loneliness, family life, crazy, couples, adaptation, secrets, catastrophe
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, harvard university, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
The Weather Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic, depressing, dark humor, bleak, sincere, reflective, clever, gloomy, emotional, sad, absurd, humorous, harsh, dark, dramatic, stylized, road movie, cerebral, interesting, touching, ironic
Plot: midlife crisis, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, existentialism, father son relationship, weatherman, introspection, life, depression, foul language, loneliness, couple relations, sarcasm, storytelling, relationships, character study, cancer, drinking, relationship vs career, parents and children, life & death, divorce, redemption, honest, life philosophy, parenthood, family drama, writers, pornography, workplace, dialogue, hopes, death, catastrophe, brutality, destiny, hospital, television, drugs, adaptation, unfulfillment, suicide attempt, philosophy, tragedy, weed, nudity (topless - notable), couples, family, solitude, family problems
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
Around the Bend
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, road movie, clever, inspirational, funny, melancholic, harsh, light, intense, emotional
Audience: chick flick
Plot: redemption, father son relationship, road trip, on the road, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family bonds, death, family drama, mentor, family, bus, family relations, culture clash, chase, father-son relationship, life philosophy, dealing with death, secrets, human nature, catastrophe, drug addiction, nudity (topless - notable), van, nudity (full frontal - brief), self discovery, justice, dialogue, family gatherings, runaway, immortality, happy ending, alter ego, ethnic conflict, reunion, secret service, atheism, prejudice, kids and family, estrangement, single father, survival, father, grandfather, eccentricity, relationships, music, twists & turns, stereotypes, arms dealer
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, albuquerque new mexico, mexico, arizona
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System:   41%
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 6.9
 5K
Mother
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: humorous, talky, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic, funny, melancholic, neurotic, reflective, harsh, road movie, interesting, stylized, intense, enigmatic, satirical, light, dramatic, psychological
Plot: dysfunctional family, divorce, single parent, writers, crumbling marriage, relationships, introspection, dialogue, deadpan, couple relations, culture clash, complex characters, looking for love, runaway, storytelling, family, mentor, parents and children, gunfight, starting over, siblings relations, redemption, brutality, loneliness, eccentric family, moral ambiguity, nudity (full frontal - brief), catastrophe, women, vengeance, midlife crisis, adaptation, drinking, unlikely friendships, secrets, parenthood, family life, irreverent, hitman, childhood, workplace, chase, pornography, parent child relationship, depression, violent, couples, police investigation, corruption, family drama
Time: 90s
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System:   41%
    User:   39%
 

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: clever, realistic, witty, talky, intellectual, semi serious, dark humor, cynical, gloomy, dark, cerebral, dramatic, depressing, interesting, bleak, humorous, melancholic, intense, offbeat, stylized, ironic, touching, biting
Plot: dysfunctional family, coming of age, mental illness, addiction, depression, storytelling, drinking, cancer, heavy metal, parents and children, adolescence, eccentricity, coming-of-age, mentor, sarcasm, dialogue, relationships, loneliness, nudity (topless - notable), siblings relations, rock, drugs, dialogue driven, drug addiction, family, character study, honest, life philosophy, writers, parenthood, redemption, crime gone awry, rebellion, eccentric family, stereotypes, stylish, weed, psychology, greed, life, violence, existentialism, brutality, deadpan, plot twist, complex characters, teenage life, philosophy, crimes, love and romance
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, connecticut, new york, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois, new jersey, washington d.c.
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System:   41%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: clever, touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic, captivating, humorous, sentimental, sexy, sweet, talky, interesting, melancholic, reflective
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: coming of age, culture clash, rebellion, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, virginity, high school, parents and children, women, stereotypes, family, coming-of-age, urban, family business, family drama, runaway, adolescence, teenager, physical appearance, working class, secrets, guilt, sisters, children, beauty pageant, identity, relationships, parenthood, destiny, youth, school, pornography, family relations, mentor, human nature, idealism, college, family bonds, immigrants, vengeance, adaptation, prejudice, catastrophe, teenagers, childhood, dialogue, fantasy world, honest, society, chase
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, latin america
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