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Six Degrees of Separation (1993)
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Six Degrees of Separation (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The story of a young, gay black con artist who, posing as the son of Sidney Poitier, cunningly maneuvers his way into the lives of a white, upper-class New York family.
Style: talky, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic, humorous, intellectual, dramatic, reflective, cerebral ...
Plot: art, art dealer, yuppie, high society, investigation, urban, uncover truth, cons and scams, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, social differences, society, life is a bitch, urban legend, social climbing, mental illness, homosexual, gay lead character, male nudity, pubic hair, gay, compulsive liar, social climber, socialite ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Six Degrees of Separation

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, clever and semi serious films with plots about mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, couples, storytelling, pornography and loneliness mostly in Comedy, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Six Degrees of Separation: Metropolitan (1990), The Hospital (1971), The Big Kahuna (1999), The Object of Beauty (1991), The New Age (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8K
Metropolitan (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sparkling comedic chronicle of a middle-class young man’s romantic misadventures among New York City’s debutante society. Stillman’s deft, literate dialogue and hilariously highbrow observations earned this debut film an Academy Award ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, urban, twentysomething life, young adult, coming of age, love and romance, society, couples, friends, best friends, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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95%
 7.2
 5K
The Hospital (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A suicidal doctor struggles to find meaning in his life while a murderer stalks the halls of his hospital.
Style: dark humor, talky, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, murder, chaos, stalking, introspection, doctors and patients, midlife crisis, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, human nature, innocence lost, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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92%
 6.6
 13K
The Big Kahuna (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three salesmen working for a firm that makes industrial lubricants are waiting in the company's "hospitality suite" at a manufacturers' convention for a "big kahuna" named Dick Fuller to show up, in hopes they can ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: salesman, love and romance, religion and supernatural, midlife crisis, religion, hotel, dialogue driven, hotel room, convention, baptist, fight, marketing ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: kansas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Object of Beauty (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A valuable piece of art is stolen from a couple.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: cons and scams, crimes, crime, dishonesty, love and romance, society, couples, family problems, power relations, master and servant, mute or deaf, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 5.7
 923
The New Age (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Peter and Katherine Witner are Southern California super-yuppies with great jobs but no center to their lives. When they both lose their jobs and begin marital infidelities, their solution is to start their own business together. In order to find ...
Style: dark humor, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: yuppie, surrealism, crumbling marriage, starting over, couple relations, breakup, unfulfillment, couples, rise and fall, self discovery, infidelity, unemployment ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Fish in a Barrel (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 6 gun wielding people are trapped in a NY loft with $4 million in stolen diamonds.
Style: humorous, semi serious, twists and turns, realistic, talky ...
Plot: criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, crime, heist, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, contests and competitions, alcohol abuse, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A middle-aged couple suspects foul play when their neighbor's wife suddenly drops dead.
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: investigation, murder, amateur detective, neighbor, mystery, blackmail, jazz, verbal byplay, urban, couple relations, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Compromising Positions (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An ex-newspaper woman who is now a suburban housewife can't resist getting involved in an investigation of the murder of a philandering dentist who had been having affairs with several of her neighbors.
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: infidelity, amateur detective, investigation, murder, suburbs, protagonist as suspect, mystery, unsupportive spouse, crime, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, clever ...
Plot: nothing goes right, dishonesty, couples, romance, intrigue, couple relations, love and romance, rivalry, disorder, bad attitude, doctor, alcoholic ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Blue in the Face (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Auggie runs a small tobacco shop in Brooklyn, New York. The whole neighborhood comes to visit him to buy cigarettes and have some small talk. During the movie Lou Reed tries to explain why he has to have a cut on his health insurance bill if he ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: human nature, friendship, urban, couple relations, smoking, tobacco, cigarette, store, culture clash, social relations, friends, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 1K
Queens Logic (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When childhood friends Al, Dennis and Eliot get together for Ray's wedding, which may or may not happen, they end up on a roller-coaster ride through reality. During one tumultuous, crazy weekend, they face adulthood and each other with new ...
Style: clever, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, buddies, gays and lesbians, couple relations, looking for love, singleness, friends, couples, human nature, reunion, gender, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 2K
Faithful (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A depressed housewife whose husband is having an affair contemplates suicide, but changes her mind when she faces death by a killer hired to do her in.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: bathtub, kitchen, female protagonist, hitman, crumbling marriage, self discovery, crime, wedding anniversary, couple relations, cons and scams, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.
Style: talky, clever, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: murder, mistress, professor, adultery, infidelity, documentary filmmaking, doctor, crime, blackmail, suicide, moral dilemma, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Where the Heart Is (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A wealthy businessman shows his young adult kids how tough life can be.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, light ...
Plot: fashion, homelessness, farce, parents and children, social differences, real estate, family life, family relations, save the day, society, family problems, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two African-Americans and two Puerto-Ricans (though one pretends to be Italian) go out on the town on a Friday night. They will be forced to get to know each other, and even worst, learn to like each other as friends
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friends, friendship, subway, police, buddies, urban, singleness, urban ghetto, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, twentysomething life, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Two Girls and a Guy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two women confront their boyfriend, a two-timing actor who professed eternal love to each.
Style: talky, sexual, clever, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love, loft, actor, revenge, love triangle, couple relations, romance, betrayal, sexual relations, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.8
 8K
SubUrbia (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A group of suburban teenagers try to support each other through the difficult task of becoming adults.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, racism, buddies, self discovery, interracial relations, teenage life, twentysomething life, coming of age, society, youth, friends, human nature ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 12K
Pecker (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Baltimore sandwich shop employee becomes an overnight sensation when photographs he's taken of his weird family become the latest rage in the art world. The young man is called "Pecker" because he pecks at his food like a bird.
Style: not serious, humorous, biting, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: art, photographer, gallery, art gallery, fish out of water, working class, perversion, stripper, drugs/alcohol, media satire, eroticism, sex party ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: baltimore, maryland, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Lisa Picard Is Famous (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an actress, as well as the conflict that arises when ...
Style: semi serious, talky, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: actor's life, workplace romance, celebrity culture, media satire, showbiz, workplace situations, filmmaking, love and romance, media, artists and showbiz, gender, workplace ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Swimming to Cambodia (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Spalding Gray sits behind a desk throughout the entire film and recounts his exploits and chance encounters while playing a minor role in the film 'The Killing Fields'. At the same time, he gives a background to the events occurring in ...
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, realistic, one man show ...
Plot: vietnam war, artists and showbiz, crimes, love and romance, politics, filmmaking, historical event, monologue, genocide, storytelling, existentialism, mentor ...
Place: new york, usa, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 49K
Irrational Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a small town college campus, a philosophy professor in existential crisis gives his life new purpose when he enters into a relationship with his student.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: college, teachers and students, cause and meaning, small town, love affair, mystery, love and romance, murder, existentialism, depression, professor, judge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
God Said, 'Ha!' (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julia Sweeney tells the viewers the monologue about the hard time in her life when her brother fought with cancer and she was also diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.
Style: touching, talky, dark humor, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, human nature, family in crisis, couples, family relations, ego clash, couple relations, parents and children, cancer, siblings relations, eccentric family, family gatherings ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 8K
The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, buddies, romance, couple relations, love and romance, couples, friends, infidelity, stripper, college friend, bachelor party, brooklyn bridge ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.1
 604
Highball (1997)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A newly-married couple tries to build their social life.
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: looking for love, looking for sex, singleness, teenage love, romance, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, buddies, friendship, celebrity culture ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Draughtsman's Contract (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Peter Greenaway's first fiction feature (after the mock-documentary The Falls) made him immediately famous and was named one of the most original films of the 1980s by British critics. The action is set in the director's beloved 17th ...
Style: talky, atmospheric, stylized, sexual, semi serious ...
Plot: adultery, murder, intrigue, mystery, dishonesty, estate, power relations, manipulations, boss and employee, sexual relations, social differences, riddles and clues ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
2BPerfectlyHonest (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Business partners Frank and Josh go bankrupt after their dot-com start-up collapses before it goes online. Frank, a bachelor and broke, reluctantly moves back home to live with his parents while Josh, a hippie computer wiz who's married and has ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever
Plot: odd couple, nothing goes right, self discovery, urban, friendship, infidelity, city life, nightlife, couples, cons and scams, dishonesty, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
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Celebrity (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The career and personal life of writer Lee are at a standstill, so he divorces his bashful wife, Robin, and dives into a new job as an entertainment journalist. His assignments take him to the swankiest corners of Manhattan, but as he jumps from one ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: filmmaking, desire for fame, urban, celebrity culture, reporter, spectacle, ambition, artists and showbiz, media satire, showbiz, love and romance, media ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, atlantic city new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, talky
Plot: pregnancy, taxi driver, hospital, couple relations, urban, city life, couples, racial slur, religion, drug deal, taxi, drunkenness ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
While We're Young (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An uptight documentary filmmaker and his wife find their lives loosened up a bit after befriending a free-spirited younger couple.
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: hipster, documentary filmmaking, couple relations, friendship, couples, marriage, introspection, friends, hip hop, documentary filmmaker, husband wife relationship, father in law ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her, deciding instead to move in with several friends, all of whom can't quite work up the inertia to ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: college, friendship, coming of age, buddies, twentysomething life, urban, partners, society, friends, social misfits, drinking, graduation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, milwaukee wisconsin, prague czechoslovakia, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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