Movies like Soldier in the Rain

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Soldier in the Rain (1963)
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Soldier in the Rain (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sentemental military comedy revolves around two contemporary army buddies, Master Sergeant Maxwell Slaughter (Jackie Gleason), a smooth operator, who supply Sergeant Eustis Clay (Steve McQueen) idolizes and hopes will join him as a civilian in a private business enterprise. Clay endeavors to be a player in the military, just like Slaughter, but it seems as though Clay still has a lot to learn from his mentor. They are joined by Tuesday Weld as a shrill dizzy blonde teenager named Bobby Jo Pepperdine and Tony Bill as bumbling Private First Class Jerry Meltzer, McQueen's screwball sidekick.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: soldier, u.s. army, military, friends, love triangle, love and romance, buddies, military life, screwball, cons and scams, verbal byplay, american soldier, dream, theft, older man younger woman relationship, sheriff, high school student, false accusation, military police, cigarette smoking, military base, fan, grudge, underwear, u.s. military ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Soldier in the Rain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, romance, friends, couples, buddies, friendship and coming of age mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Soldier in the Rain: Aloha (2015), The Honeymoon Machine (1961), Private Popsicle (1982), The Last Time I Saw Archie (1961), Keeping the Faith (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Aloha (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and re-connects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned to him.
Style: feel good, realistic, clever, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: military, love affair, soldier, satellite, communication, love interest, romance, storytelling, life philosophy, destiny, family, air force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
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100%
The Honeymoon Machine (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lieutenant Fergie Howard, Ensign Beau Gilliam and navy scientist Jason Elderidge use their ships computer, designed to calculate missile trajectories, to calculate a roulette ball's trajectory and hit the Venice Casino. Things get complex when ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: casino, farce, gambling, hotel, admiral, computer, roulette, couple relations, soldier, romance, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Private Popsicle (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, West Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three young Israeli men join the army, and it soon turns out that they're more interested in chasing skirts than following orders.
Style: sexual, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gender disguise, nudity (full frontal - brief), military life, couples, friends, disorder, power relations, coming of age, military, buddies, youth, young lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Last Time I Saw Archie (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two Air Force friends have fun during their enlistment.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: military, military life, soldier, air force, basic training, officers and cadets, hidden identity, gays and lesbians, war, heroes, buddies, hotshot hero ...
Time: 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Keeping the Faith (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Best friends since they were kids, Rabbi Jacob Schram and Father Brian Finn are dynamic and popular young men living and working on New York's Upper West Side. When Anna Reilly, once their childhood friend and now grown into a beautiful ...
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: rabbi, love triangle, priest, catholicism, friendship, romance, love and romance, clergy, sexual tension, buddies, sexual attraction, celibacy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recent high school graduate is faced with two options, either go to a business school where his father wants him to go to, or get a full time job. However he decides to defy his father and go to Hawaii. Trouble is he has no money. Along the way he ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: coming of age, school, friendship, family relations, looking for sex, fall in love, parents and children, high school life, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, youth, rise to the top ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1962, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, hawaii, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 3K
Stay Cool (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The film centers on a successful author who is forced to confront an unrequited high school crush when he returns home to deliver a commencement address to graduating seniors. Shasta O'Neil, a sexy high school senior flirts with the visiting ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, high school life, adolescence vs adulthood, social relations, homecoming, teenage life, friends, disorder, artists and showbiz, prom, hometown, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Lord Love a Duck (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: From his prison cell, young Alan Musgrave (Roddy McDowell) relates his experiences of the previous year dedicated to fulfilling every whim of beautiful and self-absorbed high school senior Barbara Ann Greene played by Tuesday Weld.
Style: witty, humorous, sexual, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, misfit, satire, teenager, starlet, couples, suburbs, parents and children, society, youth, lifestyle, desire for fame ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Love with the Proper Stranger (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a one-night stand results in pregnancy, a musician and a young girl try to resolve the issue together.
Style: sincere, witty, psychological, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, pregnancy, family relations, abortion, siblings relations, parents and children, fall in love, babies and infants, youth, romance, love and romance, young lovers ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Chilly Scenes of Winter (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man falls for a separated woman but can't cope when she returns to her husband.
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, love triangle, extramarital affair, winter, stepdaughter, master and servant, society, family relations, thirtysomething life, couples, friends, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: utah, usa, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Author! Author! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A broadway playwright is burning the candle at both ends. He is dealing with pressure from a production nearing premiere, a wife who is leaving him, and 5 children 4 of which belong to her.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: playwright, single parent, love and romance, parents and children, children, starting over, family relations, large family, actress, crumbling marriage, love affair, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Buddy System (1984)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A quiet school truant officer, Joe, uncovers a young boy's attempt to fake a residential address, and subsequently gets involved romantically with the boy's mother. The truant officer waffles between a sadistic relationship with his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, love and romance, self discovery, school, couples, parents and children, friends, family relations, romance, friendship, infidelity, single parent ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Last International Playboy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When playboy and one-hit-wonder novelist Jack Frost (Jason Behr) learns that his childhood sweetheart is getting married, he tries to drown his sorrows by dramatically escalating his self-destructive drinking and womanizing. Frost's pals try to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: couples, best friends, love triangle, introspection, love affair, lifestyle, friends, human nature, looking for love, haunted by the past, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
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The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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: feel good, humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, wedding, friends, couples, couple relations, buddies, love and romance, infidelity, family relations, stripper, sex scene ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Plot: psychoanalysis, going straight, dysfunctional family, couples, midlife crisis, custody, family problems, rehabilitation, social differences, romance, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.7
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Worst Friends (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: WORST FRIENDS is the story of two childhood friends who are forced to re-think their friendship as adults. When Jake (Richard Tanne) is injured in a car accident, the only person willing to take care of him is his childhood friend Sam (Noah Barrow). ...
Style: humorous, realistic, emotional, captivating, touching ...
Plot: friendship, car accident, love and romance, friends, unfulfillment, suburban life, disability, suburbs, injury, jousting, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 42K
Grumpy Old Men (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: For decades, next-door neighbors and former friends John and Max have feuded, trading insults and wicked pranks. When an attractive widow moves in nearby, their bad blood erupts into a high-stakes rivalry full of naughty jokes and adolescent ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mayor, ice fishing, friendship, love triangle, christmas, separated, buddies, romance, love and romance, rescue, golden years, election ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: minnesota, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 4K
Cooley High (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the mid-1960s, a group of high school friends who live on the Near North Side of Chicago enjoy life to the fullest...parties, hanging out, meeting new friends. Then life changes for two of the guys when they meet a pair of career criminals and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, gambling, youth, hopes, society, love and romance, high school life, friends, cadillac, teenage life, student ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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You're a Big Boy Now (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bernard Chanticleer's father gives him two simple words of advice: "Grow up." Bernard knows that his first step is to find a girl who's "willing," but he passes up a sure thing, Amy Partlett, for a more elusive goal. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: library, battle of the sexes, misfit, youth, coming of age, parents and children, fall in love, city life, family life, fish out of water, self discovery, urban ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Not Cool (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: NOT COOL follows former prom king and college freshman Scott (Shane Dawson) who has just returned home for Thanksgiving break only to be dumped by his eccentric, long-term girlfriend. With his world turned upside down, Scott strikes an unlikely ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, couples, college life, youth, friends, unlikely couple, small town, homecoming, small town life, romance, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Sterile Cuckoo (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two students from neighboring colleges in upstate New York are swept up in a tragic romantic interlude calling for a maturity of vision beyond their experience of capabilities. Pookie Adams - a kooky, lonely misfit with no family and no place to go, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: college, college life, couple relations, introspection, opposites attract, coming of age, young lovers, unlikely couple, misfit, student life, broken heart, bus ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.0
 110
The Day We Met (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After being called for his mandatory yearly Israeli army reserve duty, Arik Schwartzman finds himself looking for a uniform wearing serial rapist. He is aided by Natalie, a young female soldier who looks for her lost father.
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: danger, soldier, military, army investigation, law enforcement, military life, military base, woman in danger, military police, israeli army, rape, dog ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 78K
Cocktail (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian quickly becomes a patron favorite with his flashy drink-mixing style. Brian ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bartender, ambition, love and romance, couples, rise to the top, buddies, love affair, rags to riches, love triangle, nightlife, teaching the ways of the world, best friend ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 2K
Falling Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nursing student forced to quit school for family reasons winds up taking a job as a doorman in an elite apartment building in New York City, where he sparks to one of his residents.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, buddies, romance, student life, love and romance, rich and poor, workplace, workplace situations, fall in love, boss and employee, concierge, elevator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Recent MIT grad Matt Franklin should be well on his way to a successful career at a Fortune 500 company, but instead he rebels against maturity by taking a job at a video store. Matt rethinks his position when his unrequited high-school crush, Tori, ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, party, profanity, best friend, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, proposal, becoming an adult, grownups, college graduate, slacker, sister ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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
Audience: date night
Plot: reunion, fall in love, soldier, love and romance, romance, college graduate, drugs/alcohol, homecoming, unrequited love, falling in love, bar fight, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Nothing in Common (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: On his way up the corporate ladder, David Basner confronts his greatest challenge: his father.
Style: touching, sentimental, clever, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: divorce, office, family relations, family problems, couples, love and romance, crumbling marriage, romance, hopes, workplace situations, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Going All the Way (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Korean War--era veterans and ex-classmates "Gunner" Casselman and "Sonny" Burns reunite upon their return home. Gunner, who spent the war years abroad, is trying to convince his mother that his gal Marty is good enough for him, ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, youth, love, love and romance, teenage love, looking for love, coming of age, homecoming, small town life, adolescence vs adulthood, marriage, male female relationship ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 8K
Tin Men (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A minor car accident drives two rival aluminum-siding salesmen to the ridiculous extremes of man versus man in 1963 Baltimore.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: friendship, car accident, bittersweet, friends, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, cons and scams, competition, hostility, adultery, car, revenge ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 457
Lovin' Molly (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Spanning nearly 40 years from 1925 to 1964, two Texas farm boys; straight-arrow Gid and laid-back Johnny fight over the affections of the beautiful and headstrong Molly Taylor, who consistently refuses to marry either of them.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, farm, widow, couple relations, friends, couples, small town life, small town, fall in love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 60s, 50s, 20s ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%