Movies like Sitcom

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Sitcom (1998)
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Sitcom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The adventures of an upper-class suburban family abruptly confronted with the younger brother's discovery of his homosexuality, the elder sister's suicide attempt and sado-masochist tendencies, and the intrusion of a very free-spirited maid and her husband... And it all started with the arrival in the family of an innocent looking rat...
Style: humorous, surreal, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, suspense, sexual, dark humor, witty, biting ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, mother son incest, s&m, incest, family life, suburbs, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, parents and children, eccentric family, family in crisis, midlife crisis, suburban life, society, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, master and servant, pets, siblings relations, gender, love and romance, coming out, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
Place: ancient greece, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and clever films with plots about family relations, love and romance, couples, father son relationship, mother son relationship, sex and parents and children mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Sitcom: Water Drops on Burning Rocks (2000), The Daytrippers (1996), Confessions of a Crap Artist (1992), Confusion of Genders (2000), Season's Beatings (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Water Drops on Burning Rocks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The film is based on a German play by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Tropfen auf heisse Steine. A 50-year-old business man Léopold arrives home with 20-year-old Franz, whom he has just met. Franz is not quite sure why he agreed to come home with ...
Style: sexual, serious, clever, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: suicide, gays and lesbians, transsexual, gender, love and romance, pistol, homosexuality, sexual identity, sexuality, transsexuality, human nature, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, germany, ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: clever, humorous, witty, talky, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, adultery, on the road, chance meeting, rooftop, drunkenness, crumbling marriage, suburbs, infidelity, self discovery, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Confessions of a Crap Artist (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The narrator, "Barjo" (nutcase, crap artist), is an obsessive simpleton, given to filling his notebook with verbatim dialog, observed trivia, and oddball speculation on human behavior and the end of the world. When his house burns, he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: factory, crumbling marriage, obsession, couple relations, suburbs, couples, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, twins, siblings relations, suburban life, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Confusion of Genders (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bisexual attorney Alain is bedding his female boss, his murderer client, the client's hairdresser girlfriend, and a precocious boy who knows what he wants and tries to convince Alain that he can 'have it all'.
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, obsession, love triangle, murder, pregnancy, gays and lesbians, romance, womanizer, couple relations, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Season's Beatings (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Christmas, family, and infidelity. Yvette's husband has died, and her grown daughters join her at the grave: Sonia, wealthy, bourgeois, and generous; Louba, living with their dad Stanislas, singing at a Russian restaurant, penniless, the ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: restaurant, pregnancy, fall in love, family life, nightclub, romance, single parent, crumbling marriage, self discovery, suburbs, couple relations, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, russia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The House of Yes (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jackie-O is anxiously awaiting the visit of her brother home for Thanksgiving, but isn't expecting him to bring a friend. She's even more shocked to learn that this friend is his fiance. It soon becomes clear that Jackie Kennedy's ...
Style: dark humor, talky, humorous, witty, clever ...
Plot: incest, mental illness, dysfunctional family, white house, parents and children, obsession, twins, thanksgiving, suburbs, siblings relations, assassination, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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See the Sea (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Sasha, a young British woman, is living with her baby daughter at Ile d'Yeu, a peaceful beach community. A stranger appears. Her name is Tatiana, she's passing through, and pitches her tent in Sasha's yard. The two women build an odd ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, tense, sexual, serious ...
Plot: island, sexual relations, danger, babies and infants, gays and lesbians, mysterious character, crimes, deadly, youth, couples, family relations, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
1, 2, 3, Freeze (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A provocative, seemingly absurd patchwork movie which sends a worthwhile message about hope against all odds, love, children and human understanding. Schoolgirl Victorine has an insane mother and an alcoholic father who can never find his way home ...
Style: sexual, serious, dark humor, realistic, surreal ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, strong sexual content, coming of age, teenage life, urban ghetto, society, youth, couples, family problems, family relations, human nature, interracial relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Spanking the Monkey (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bright young student Raymond Aibelli is forced to sidetrack an important medical internship because his mother, Susan, is recovering from a broken leg. When he isn't tasked with the most mundane aspects of Susan's recuperation, Raymond ...
Style: dark humor, psychological, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, dysfunctional family, adultery, parents and children, student, couples, high school, coming of age, suburbs, neighborhood, injury ...
Time: 90s
Place: medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Sex Life... or How I Got Into an Argument (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Paul Dedalus is at a crossroads in his life. He has to make several decisions; should he complete his doctorate, does he want to become a full professor, does he really love his long-standing girlfriend, or should he re-start with one of his other ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, young lovers, crumbling marriage, introspection, couple relations, romance, looking for love, love triangle, singleness, workplace romance, lovers reunited ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: parents and children, suburbs, family life, love and romance, unfulfillment, youth, couples, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations, family gatherings, child ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
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Storytelling (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: College and high school serve as the backdrop for two stories about dysfunction and personal turmoil.
Style: dark humor, clever, bleak, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: high school, celebrity, exploitation, sex, coma, maid, teenage life, strong sexual content, dysfunctional family, society, youth, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, israel, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Last Days of Chez Nous (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of sisters Vicki and Beth, when Vicki begins an affair with Beth's intriguing French husband.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, clever, emotional ...
Plot: self discovery, friendship, infidelity, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, betrayal, feminism, crumbling marriage, suburbs, starting over, human nature, introspection ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Auntie Danielle (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tatie Danielle is a black comedy about a widow who is intent on ruining the lives of her great-nephew and his wife. Tsilla Chelton plays the title character, who mourns the death of her husband by tormenting everyone she meets. Eventually, she moves ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, witty ...
Plot: elderly, golden years, suburbs, parents and children, eccentric family, suburban life, family life, family relations, master and servant, society, family problems, uninvited guest ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Happy Endings (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: An ensemble cast telling 10 stories with intertwining characters. One story is about a father and son who are dating the same woman . Another features a woman who long ago gave her baby up for adoption but is now being blackmailed by a documentary ...
Style: clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, sex, infidelity, filmmaker, teenager, gays and lesbians, unwanted pregnancy, fall in love, suburbs, gender, father, son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1983
Place: phoenix arizona, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Lawless Heart (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In a British seaside resort, several lives intertwine following the funeral of a gay restaurant owner
Style: talky, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, gays and lesbians, dealing with death, resort, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, couples, gender, gay, wine, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, france, prague, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 979
Denial (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Couples split up after a comment at an LA dinner party sets up arguments about how truthful partners are in their relationships.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, erotic thriller, infidelity, unlikely couple, romance, battle of the sexes, love interest, crumbling marriage, self discovery, couple relations, looking for love, love affair ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 4K
Tiptoes (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is reluctant to tell his fiancee that his parents, uncle and brother are dwarfs.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: twins, love, artist, sex, party, pregnancy, human nature, introspection, girlfriend, fiancee, romance, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Everyone (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The perfect gay couple are having a wedding in their backyard and they've invited the family and all their emotional baggage.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, street kid, gays and lesbians, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, parents and children, sexual relations, singleness, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
101 Reykjavík (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Iceland, Denmark, France, Norway, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Hlynur still lives with his mother and spends his days drinking, watching porn and surfing the net while living off unemployment checks. A girl is interested in him, but he stands back from commitment. His mother's Spanish ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sexual, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, extramarital affair, lesbian relationship, love triangle, new year, parents and children, romance, longing, lgbt, urban, life turned upside down ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Adventures of Felix (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A charming comedy about going on a rather long walk. Félix is a laid-back guy living in the bleak northern coastal town of Dieppe. He lives happily with his lover Daniel and is a soap opera enthusiast and HIV-positive. After losing his job, Félix ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, countryside, on the run, racism, gays and lesbians, unemployment, parents and children, friends, love and romance, society, youth, gay ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: france, europe, marseille, normandy, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Dirty Laundry (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After ten years, Sheldon returns from New York City to Paris, Georgia. His mother Evelyn, a laundress who is stubborn, ornery, opinionated, mean-spirited, insulting, and inflexible, has sent a ten-year-old boy who says he's Sheldon's son ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming out, small town, dysfunctional family, family life, gays and lesbians, single parent, parents and children, gender, love and romance, society, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Anniversary (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mrs Taggart always celebrates her anniversary with her grown sons. It’s a tradition practised since the death of her husband and she is determined for it to continue. None of her three sons have dared to cross their ruthless domineering mother but ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, anniversary, single parent, death in the family, manipulation, family gatherings, family life, family problems, family relations, manipulations, parents and children, eccentric family ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Possible Loves (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fifteen year ago, Carlos went to the cinema to meet Júlia, his university colleague with whom he was in love. She never showed up. Carlos was left waiting in the lobby alone. While he waits, something happens which will change his life. A scene, an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, womanizer, young lovers, college, romance, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, looking for sex, sexual relations, social differences, midlife crisis, twentysomething life ...
Time: future
Place: brazil, latin america, africa, cuba, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
With a Friend Like Harry... (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Harry knew Michel in high school; they meet again by accident, Harry inserts himself in Michel's life... and things take a sinister turn.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, dark humor, clever ...
Plot: obsession, murder, friendship, crimes, couples, friends, couple relations, parents and children, family life, love and romance, family relations, serial killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Sexual Chronicles of a French Family (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three generations of a French family open up about their sexual experiences and desires after young Romain is caught masturbating in his biology class.
Style: sexual, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: strong sexual content, sexual relations, first sex, family life, coming of age, teenage life, parents and children, youth, couples, masturbation, sexuality, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Home for the Holidays (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After losing her job, making out with her soon to be ex-boss, and finding out that her daughter plans to spend Thanksgiving with her boyfriend, Claudia Larson has to face spending the holiday with her family. She wonders if she can survive their ...
Style: clever, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: thanksgiving, dysfunctional family, single parent, christmas, parents and children, family conflict, siblings relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, nothing goes right, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: baltimore, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Intimate Strangers (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Because she picked the wrong door, Anna ends up confessing her marriage problems to a financial adviser named William Faber. Touched by her distress, somewhat excited as well, Faber does not have the courage to tell her that he is not a ...
Style: suspense, talky, psychological, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: mistaken identity, office, crumbling marriage, love and romance, opposites attract, unfulfilled love, fall in love, dishonesty, unfulfillment, family problems, obsession, collector ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Friends with Money (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, money, marriage, maid, love and romance, crumbling marriage, power relations, master and servant, looking for love, unfulfillment, money problems ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, santa monica california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Late Marriage (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Zaza is a 31-year old Israeli bachelor, handsome and intelligent, and his family wants to see him married. But tradition dictates that Zaza has to choose a young virgin. She must be beautiful and from a good family, preferably rich. Zaza's ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, minority, romance, social differences, fall in love, family life, love and romance, couples, family relations, opposites attract, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%