Movies like Scorchers

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Scorchers (1991)
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Scorchers (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Bayou La Teche, Louisiana sizzles as the Cajun town celebrates the wedding of Splendid and Dolan. The trouble comes on the wedding night when Splendid is determined to maintain her innocence. On the other side of town Splendids' cousin has her own problems. Her man has been sleeping with Thais, the town hooker. She heads to the Tiger Cafe with gun in hand to get back her man.
Style: sexy, clever, humorous, realistic, talky, semi serious, sexual, erotic
Plot: prostitute, wedding, youth, romance, betrayal, family relations, family life, love and romance, sexual relations, couples, love affair, infidelity, coming of age, dishonesty, couple relations, family gatherings, swamp, strong sexual content, virgin, father daughter relationship, bartender, wedding night, sex scene, empire, making love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: louisiana

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Most similar movies to Scorchers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sexy films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, couple relations, infidelity, love affair and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Scorchers: Just a Kiss (2002), Twenty-One (1991), The Freebie (2010), The Bilingual Lover (1993), Family Resemblances (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Just a Kiss (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of thirtysomethings having problems with fidelity gets an opportunity to turn back the clock.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, talky, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, romance, couples, looking for love, love affair, infidelity, thirtysomething life, workplace romance, sexual relations, love and romance, dancer's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 507
Twenty-One (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katie is a free spirited independently minded 21-year-old. The film follows her as she reflects on the men in her life. Along the way we meet her drug addict boyfriend Bobby, her lover Jack, close friend Baldy, and her father.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, sincere, sexual ...
Plot: hopes, starting over, coming of age, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, youth, life is a bitch, parents and children, infidelity, self discovery, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.1
 2K
The Freebie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A couple hatches a highly dubious scheme to put the spark back in their marriage in this independent comedy drama. Annie (Katie Aselton) and Darren (Dax Shepard) have been married for seven years, and they love each other as much as the day they ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, humorous, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, infidelity, couple relations, sexual relations, moral dilemma, love and romance, human nature, battle of the sexes, sex talk, bittersweet, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Bilingual Lover (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Joan Mares obsession for the lovely and luscious Norma Valenti takes epic proportions because he cannot let go of her. After he is injured by some skin heads, he uses his scars to pursue his life as a street musician. He devices a plan to get to ...
Style: humorous, sexy, sentimental, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: infidelity, hidden identity, couples, disorder, obsession, romance, love, strong sexual content, couple relations, love affair, unfulfilled love, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, barcelona, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Family Resemblances (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An upper middle-class French family celebrates a birthday in a restaurant. In one evening and during one meal, family history, tensions, collective and separate grudges, delights, and memories both clash and coalesce.
Style: talky, witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, suburbs, family gatherings, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, love and romance, husband wife relationship, family history, hypocrisy, irony, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Dinner at Eight (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A wry, insightful comedy of manners in which somewhat dizzy society matron Millicent Jordan arranges a dinner party to honor some visiting aristocrat while remaining oblivious to her husband's health and financial problems as well as her ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, cynical, clever ...
Plot: romance, dishonesty, rivalry, nothing goes right, love and romance, intrigue, couples, bad attitude, disorder, couple relations, alcoholic, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.0
 579
Bar Girls (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The life and loves of gay women hanging out at a local tavern are examined in this slice of life film.
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, talky, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, gender, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, love and romance, dishonesty, love triangle, nightlife, love affair, self discovery, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Polish Wedding (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The film centers on a big Polish family. Jadzia is the mother and the ruler of the Pzoniak family (she has five children). Though she's happily married to Bolek, she is also having a long-time affair with Roman. Her young daughter Hala is ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, wedding, family life, pregnancy, family relations, love affair, romance, couples, parents and children, coming of age, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, detroit, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mike Vecchio and Susan Henderson are preparing for their upcoming wedding. However, they seem to be the only two people at the wedding that are happy. Mike's brother Richie and his wife Joan are going through a divorce, which is upsetting his ...
Style: talky, cynical, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, adultery, couples, friends, family relations, love affair, couple relations, looking for love, infidelity, singleness, family gatherings, self discovery ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When Madea catches sixteen-year-old Jennifer and her two younger brothers looting her home, she decides to take matters into her own hands and delivers the young delinquents to the only relative they have: their aunt April. A heavy-drinking ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty
Plot: couples, love affair, adolescence vs adulthood, family life, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, sexual content, love, infidelity, nightclub singer, aunt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Channing has it all: a beautiful home, a rock star lifestyle, and a loving husband intent on ruining it all by knocking her up.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, couples, youth, babies and infants, romance, love and romance, couple relations, marriage, on the road, travel, karaoke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Happy Birthday, Gemini (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the off-Broadway smash of the 1970's; a poor Harvard student's romance with a girl hits a rough spot when he realizes , on his 21st birthday, that he's in love with her brother.
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, erotic, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming out, family relations, coming of age, gender, youth, love and romance, opposites attract, unfulfillment, romance, looking for love, parents and children, love triangle ...
Time: 70s
Place: philadelphia, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.0
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Sexual Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disparate individuals rationalize their infidelities.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, sex, looking for sex, singleness, sexual relations, love affair, dishonesty, womanizer, couples, introspection, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.7
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The Last Run (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a young accountant is devastated after discovering his inspiringly beautiful girlfriend is cheating on him, his best friend, who's engaged to a girl he doesn't love, convinces him to go on a "run" and sleep with as many ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, dishonesty, womanizer, romance, couple relations, addiction, redemption, rebelliousness, sexual relations, one night stand, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Captain Pantoja and the Special Services (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Peru, Spain
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The Peruvian army captain Pantaleon Pantoja, a very serious and efficient officer, is chosen by his superiors to set up a special service of 'visitors' to satisfy the sexual needs of the soldiers posted on remote jungle outposts.
Style: sexy, realistic, erotic, semi serious, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, satire, soldier, military, love and romance, couples, military life, farce, couple relations, sexual relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Love & Human Remains (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dreary urban landscape of an anonymous Canadian city. Dark comedy about a group of twentysomethings looking for love and meaning in the '90s. The film focuses on roommates David, a gay waiter who has has given up on his acting career, and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: serial killer, looking for love, dark humor, couples, yuppie, young lovers, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, youth, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
This Year's Love (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The big-screen debut from Scottish stage director David Kane, This Year's Love is a comedy about the romantic misadventures of six young people in Camden, North London. The marriage of tattoo artist Danny (Douglas Hanshall) and dressmaker ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, talky, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, marriage, lust, love triangle, friendship, love affair, looking for love, couple relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, dishonesty, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
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It's My Turn (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A successful but stressed mathematics professor (Clayburgh) goes to her father's wedding and falls in love with her father's bride's son (Douglas), a prematurely retired pro baseball player. She must choose between him and her current ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, bittersweet, fall in love, dangerous attraction, workplace romance, love affair, love triangle, infidelity, looking for love, singleness, feminism, family life ...
Time: future
Place: new york, chicago illinois, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Daytrippers (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eliza D'Amico thinks her marriage to Louis is going great, until she finds a mysterious love note to her husband. Concerned, she goes to her mother for advice. Eliza, her parents, her sister Jo and Jo's boyfriend all pile into a station ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, adultery, on the road, chance meeting, drunkenness, brawl, suburbs, infidelity, couples, family problems, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Any Wednesday (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ellen Gordon, a New York executive's mistress falls for the executive's young business associate when the young man is accidentally sent to use the apartment where the executive and his mistress get together every Wednesday. More ...
Style: sexy, humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: farce, love affair, love triangle, couple relations, infidelity, love and romance, dishonesty, womanizer, romance, couples, mistress, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Some Girl(s) (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the eve of his wedding, a successful writer travels around the country to meet up with ex-lovers in an attempt to make amends for his wrongdoings.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, couples, couple relations, on the road, breakup, wedding, strong female presence, cross country, misanthrope, airplane, misogynist, argument ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, introspection, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, romance, couples, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 2K
Just Looking (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: It's 1955. Lenny is a 14-year old boy who is totally fascinated by sex. He is too scared to "do it," so he dedicates his summer to seeing two other people do it. Easier said than done. Caught in the act of spying, his mother and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, voyeurism, espionage, infidelity, nurse, coitus, friendship, obsession, teenager, young lovers, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.7
 242
Chillicothe (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A narrative about six friends in college.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, friendship, couples, thirtysomething life, friends, battles, down on your luck, human nature, looking for love, twentysomething life, college, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 3K
Plaza Suite (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, wedding, luxury hotel, multiple storylines, parents and children, love affair, love triangle, fall in love, lovers reunited, looking for love, couple relations, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, sexual, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: kidnapping, voyeurism, manipulation, dark humor, couples, disorder, love and romance, femme fatale, nothing goes right, romance, confined, missing person ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 945
Some Girl (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four unstable twenty-something women search for long-term relationships in 1990s Los Angeles.
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, twentysomething life, love affair, couples, lifestyle, infidelity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend, brother sister relationship, first date, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
June in January (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A newly engaged bride dreamed of her wedding day with her late mother for her entire life, and is looking forward to planning every perfect detail to honor her mom's memory. But her special day is nearly ruined by her intimidating future ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, couples, love and romance, youth, wedding, adolescence vs adulthood, arranged marriage, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, family gatherings, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 1K
Some Voices (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Schizophrenic Ray tries to adjust to the outside world after being released from an institution.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, erotic
Plot: love and romance, mental illness, family relations, couples, misfit, schizophrenia, hallucination, brother brother relationship, restaurant, fall in love, wedding, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 2K
The Reader (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A multi-faceted film based on Raymond Jean's novel "La Lectrice". Constance (Miou-Miou) reads the novel aloud in bed to her lover. Inspired by the story of Marie, a woman who advertises her services as a reader of literature, ...
Style: talky, erotic, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, dishonesty, master and servant, writer's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, nanny, legal investigation, society, romance, couples, power relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%