Movies like Santa Fe

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Santa Fe (1997)
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Santa Fe (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Paul Thomas is an ex-cop who happened to be the sole survivor of a mass cult suicide in Wyoming. He returns to his home town of Santa Fe in order to put his life back together. However, soon he realizes that his ex-wife is sucked into new-age philosophies. Trying to save his daughter from the cults, he finds self-help guru Eleanor who happens to be a very attractive woman.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: religion, cult, obsession, rescue, love and romance, fall in love, couples, rehabilitation, dangerous attraction, crumbling marriage, haunted by the past, uncover truth, religions or cults, police officer, suicide, religious cult, ex cop, new age, mass suicide
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico, wyoming, usa

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Most similar movies to Santa Fe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and serious films with plots about love and romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, obsession, friends and family relations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Santa Fe: I'll Take You There (1999), What Goes Up (2009), Mr. Vincent (1997), Guilty Hearts (2006), Finding Amanda (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I'll Take You There (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman forces a man to move forward with his life after his wife dumps him.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: friends, wild ride, couples, best friends, crumbling marriage, stalking, unfulfillment, dishonesty, love and romance, obsession, opposites attract, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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95%
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What Goes Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in the mid-80's when a reporter is sent to cover the Challenger Space Shuttle launch only to become mixed up in the lives of some local students.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, dangerous attraction, journalism, introspection, youth, obsession, uncover truth, lifestyle, couples, fall in love, teachers and students, small town ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Mr. Vincent (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A tale of obsession and jealousy
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, disturbing, rough
Plot: couples, family problems, couple relations, musician's life, human nature, introspection, love and romance, crumbling marriage, down on your luck, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, guitarist ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Guilty Hearts (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Over the course of this drama's six separate stories, a variety of couples struggle with the infidelity, dishonesty and heartbreak that plagues their varied pasts. In overcoming their challenges, these diverse individuals embrace a brighter ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
Plot: looking for love, infidelity, love and romance, redemption, friendship, haunted by the past, couple relations, couples, bittersweet, friends
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Finding Amanda (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A television producer with a penchant for drinking and gambling is sent to Las Vegas to convince his troubled niece to enter rehab.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, offbeat
Plot: niece, rehabilitation, prostitution, gambling, couples, obsessive quest, couple relations, redemption, love and romance, rescue, uncle niece relationship, disorder ...
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Living in Peril (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The young architect Walter leaves his wife Linda to go to L.A. to draw a mansion for Harrison. On the highway a truck driver almost drives him off the road. Walter calls the truck-company to complain. The driver gets fired. When Walter arrives to ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, obsession, mind game, stalking, rivalry, mentally unstable, psychopath, dangerous attraction, architect, uncover truth, prostitute, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Sacred (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The year 2000 approaches in Jerusalem's Orthodox Mea Shearim quarter, where the women work, keep house, and have children so the men can study the Torah and the Talmud. Rivka is happily and passionately married to Meir, but they remain ...
Style: controversial, serious, realistic, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: marital abuse, religion, orthodox jew, judaism, jewish, women, rabbi, family problems, religions or cults, family relations, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
When the Party's Over (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story takes place in LA, in the house of four housemates, three women, MJ, Frankie and Amanda, and an homosexual, Banks. MJ is the kind of girl to whom money means everything and to whom others mean almost nothing. Frankie is a social worker and ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: coming of age, neighbor, sex, friends, couples, self discovery, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender, twentysomething life, friendship, female nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Private Public (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two college seniors on the cusp of graduation meet after being mistakenly thrown in jail after a bar fight. They team up to make a documentary short that exposes a famous professor as a sexual offender, and their lives are soon thrown into turmoil.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, suspenseful, sexual
Plot: love triangle, destructive relationship, obsession, buddies, lifestyle, youth, sexual relations, artists and showbiz, sexual harassment, looking for sex, jail, college life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.3
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Newlyweds (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed couple's honeymoon is upended by the arrivals of their respective sisters.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, crumbling marriage, family relations, couples, love and romance, city life, siblings relations, friendship, society, dysfunctional family, love, wedding ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Ape (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young writer, nearing a mental breakdown caused by his family and boss, moves into an apartment occupied by a walking, talking, foul-mouthed ape in a Hawaiian shirt and Converse High Tops.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, lifestyle, mentally unstable, midlife crisis, fall in love, unlikely couple, nothing goes right, dark humor, family life, writer's life, monkey ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
I Am an S+M Writer (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kurosaki (Ren Osugi) is an erotic novelist who uses his editor and a hired model to act out scenarios in his living room he will use for inspiration in his writing. His wife Shizuko (YĆ“ko Hoshi) calls him a pervert but we soon learn that what ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Plot: erotica, husband wife relationship, dangerous attraction, obsession, writer's life, extramarital affair, sexuality, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, filmmaker, bdsm ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Face the Music (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Divorced couple Charlie and Lisa Hunter once a song writing team decide to spend a weekend in the French countryside to inspire them to write one last song together. But there is one person who isn't too crazy about the idea... Charlie's ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: friends, couples, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, crumbling marriage, artists and showbiz, breakup, friendship, french countryside, divorced couple, songwriter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 23
Decomposed (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After his fiancee breaks up with him and gets engaged to another man, Dennis can't get over the idea that the cheap engagement ring he bought may have triggered it. When she dies, he convinces two grave robbers to steal the new ring from her ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, biting, bleak ...
Plot: true love, obsession, love and romance, haunted by the past, breakup, wedding, suspense, grave robbing, wedding ring, love
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Cupid's Arrow (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An innocent college couple unknowingly become involved in their Professor's illicit research into the manipulation of love and his recreation of the elusive "Cupid's Arrow".
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love, experimenting, couples, looking for love, teachers and students, power relations, disorder, mad scientist, inventions and discoveries, college, fall in love, science ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Confessions of a Womanizer (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ritchie is the epitome of everything wrong with modern man: a pompous, foul-mouthed idiot, driven only to get the latest girl of the week Something changes after his first real relationship that includes Ritchie's two favorite things: frequent ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: womanizer, friendship, couples, prostitute, sexual relations, fall in love, disorder, society, sexual content, looking for sex, best friends, transsexual ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Spooner (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Facing eviction from his parent's home on his 30th birthday, a socially awkward guy meets the girl of his dreams and creates his own rules for growing up.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, race against time, workplace, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, family relations, boss and employee, parents and children, bittersweet, loss of job ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Stuck Between Stations (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A decade after they graduated from high school and went their separate ways, Casper (Sam Rosen), a soldier haunted by the horrors of war, and Rebecca (Zoe Lister Jones), a whip-smart graduate student with a shaky future, reunite by chance and get to ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: soldier, fall in love, love and romance, college graduate, homecoming, unrequited love, high school, bar fight, bittersweet, conversation, reunion, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Sex & the Other Man (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Bill catches his girlfriend and her boss in bed, an unusual cure for impotence is found.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual, sex comedy ...
Plot: erotica, voyeurism, kidnapping, seductive woman, female nudity, sex, manipulation, disorder, couples, dark humor, love and romance, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hidden Secrets (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man finds himself torn between his current girlfriend and an old flame at a funeral of friend where lifestyles and attitudes clash over a long weekend in this faith-based dramedy.
Style: christian film, serious, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: christian, faith, religion, introspection, couples, lifestyle, hopes, youth, society, college, religions or cults, thirtysomething life ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Diary of a Tired Black Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Diary of a Tired Black Man is a simple story about the complex relationships between black men and black women.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Plot: interracial relations, opposites attract, looking for love, social differences, couples, society, love and romance, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, african american, gangsters, marriage ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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2 Jacks (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack Hussar is a legendary Hollywood director, whose persona commands respect and adoration from his fans. Can his son, Jack Jr. maintain his legacy?
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, non-linear ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, nightlife, follow your dream, parents and children, family relations, ambition, hollywood, hopes, filmmaking, love and romance, fall in love, womanizer ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012, 20th century, 90s, year 1992 ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Sequoia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man meets a 23-year-old cancer patient on the way to the park and disrupts her plan to commit suicide.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: terminal illness, fall in love, death wish, bittersweet, family relations, obsession, illness, suicide, cancer, love and romance, life is a bitch, woman
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commitment-phobic man reunites with his estranged, ailing father and comes to terms with his own childhood.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: homecoming, hopes, couples, dysfunctional family, family problems, family life, eccentric family, couple relations, family relations, estrangement, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 2K
Chicago Cab (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A day in the life of a Chicago cab driver is examined as he picks up fares from the good and bad parts of the city and emotionally connects to many of his passengers.
Style: erotic, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous ...
Plot: taxi, taxi driver, sex scene, making love, sex crime, hospital, pregnancy, couples, city life, couple relations, rape, lawyer ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Vince and Shonda have come to the proverbial end of their ropes with one another. Set in Atlanta during the 2008 Presidential Election season, Breaking Up Is Hard To Do is the touching story of what happens when two people feel they have nothing ...
Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: introspection, couple relations, breakup, couples, fall in love, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, african american
Time: year 2008, 21st century
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Treatment (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jake Singer is at loose ends in NYC, and neck deep in psychoanalysis with the outrageous Dr. Morales when he meets the enigmatic and beautiful widow Allegra Marshall.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, romantic
Plot: dysfunctional family, going straight, couples, rehabilitation, custody, losing-it hero, crumbling marriage, love and romance, doctors and patients, midlife crisis, family problems, social differences ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Somebody to Love (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mercedes is a taxi dancer who wants to be an actress. She's involved with the married Harry, who considers himself a respected actor. Ernesto is in love with Mercedes, but he doesn't dance or have money.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: transvestism, friends, social differences, nightlife, fall in love, celebrity culture, city life, down on your luck, filmmaking, unfulfilled love, showbiz, hollywood ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Leaving Normal (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A female buddy story in which Meg Tilly plays a child-like 20-something who has just walked out on her abusive husband. Darly (Christine Lahti) is fleeing a life as a waitress and stripper and is on her way to Alaska to claim a home and family she ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: road trip, friendship, buddy, female protagonist, girl power, abusive husband, truck driver, waitress, female friendship, human nature, couple relations, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: alaska, wyoming, portland oregon, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Archie's Final Project (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A teen coming-of-age romantic dramedy about a media-obsessed geek and the most beautiful and twisted girl in school.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, hopes, teenage love, obsession, coming of age, media, high school life, misfit, teenage life, filmmaking, introspection, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%