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: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: high school student, soldier, us military, american soldier, military, love triangle, friends, love and romance, military life, buddies, screwball, cons and scams, verbal byplay, revenge, u.s. army, transvestite, dream, theft, sheriff, older man younger woman relationship, ice cream, military police, false accusation, military base, fan ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa

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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 fall in love mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Soldier in the Rain: Aloha (2015), Private Popsicle (1982), Going All the Way (1997), The Honeymoon Machine (1961), The Last Time I Saw Archie (1961). 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, romantic, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: family, life philosophy, destiny, romance, love, satellite, communication, love affair, happy ending, military, love interest, beautiful scenery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
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100%
Private Popsicle (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, West Germany
Duration: 100 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: sexy, sex comedy, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: military life, nudity (full frontal - brief), teenager, gender disguise, military service, silly humor, sexual content, military, young lovers, love and romance, coming of age, soldier ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Going All the Way (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, love, youth, love and romance, teenage love, looking for love, marriage, adolescence vs adulthood, homecoming, small town life, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1954
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, retro
Plot: casino, admiral, computer, roulette, farce, gambling, scheme, u.s. navy, scientist, hotel, naval officer, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: world war two, military, air force, soldier, military life, hotshot hero, buddies, hidden identity, war, gays and lesbians, heroes, filmmaking ...
Time: 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, rabbi, romance, priest, love story, catholicism, friendship, jewish, love and romance, buddies, sexual tension, sexual attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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: suspense, sexy, cynical, biting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, unrequited love, satire, sorority, beach, woman in a bikini, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, love, attempted murder, implied incest, exploitation ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.4
 205
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, car accident, love and romance, friends, unfulfillment, disability, suburban life, rivalry, society, suburbs, childhood friend, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 4.9
 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: realistic, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, homecoming, social relations, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, hometown, disorder, prom, friends, artists and showbiz, teenage life, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, school, teenager, older woman younger man relationship, family relations, looking for sex, fall in love, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, teenage love ...
Time: 60s, 80s, year 1962
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: depressing, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, abortion, pregnancy, jazz, musician, catholic, unwed pregnancy, bachelor, female leader, time travel, family relations, love triangle ...
Time: 60s
Place: lower east side manhattan new york city, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: playwright, writers, large family, children, single parent, love and romance, divorce, parents and children, youth, actress, single father, stepfather stepson relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, israel, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: youth, infidelity, self discovery, school, single parent, friendship, friends, parents and children, buddies, romance, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, soldier, fall in love, love and romance, college graduate, homecoming, unrequited love, bar fight, bittersweet, conversation, reunion, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: lifestyle, love affair, best friends, couples, friends, introspection, love triangle, romance, human nature, looking for love, love and romance, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, usa, asia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: psychoanalysis, dysfunctional family, going straight, doctors and patients, rehabilitation, love and romance, couples, family problems, midlife crisis, romance, custody, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
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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: romantic, sexy, humorous, feel good, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: wedding, corruption, gangsters, friendship, romance, african american, infidelity, black romance, segregation, multiple storylines, mentor, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
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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: funny, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenager, high school, black cast, african american, exploitation, gangsters, black history, gambling, high school life, friends, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 3.6
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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, realistic, humorous, scenic, sex comedy
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, youth, couples, unlikely couple, college life, friends, homecoming, small town, love, college, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Funny Bunny (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gene spends his days canvassing about childhood obesity. One day he canvasses Titty, an emotionally-arrested 19-year-old who has successfully sued his own father to win back a large inheritance and gotten himself disowned in the process. Gene ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: friends, love triangle, social misfits, friendship, rabbit, bicycle, pig, woman slaps man, knife, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
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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: funny, feel good, light, sexy, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: senior citizen, christmas, beautiful scenery, thanksgiving, aging, friendship, ice fishing, winter, love triangle, romance, couples, buddy ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: minnesota, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: romantic, semi serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, obsession, master and servant, extramarital affair, stepdaughter, winter, mother son relationship, romance, unfulfillment, society, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: utah, usa, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Making Mr. Right (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eddie, a poor street conman, has his 'guess in which briefcase' trick ruined by Manhattan lifestyle magazine deputy editor Hallie Galloway. Due to a bet with her boss, she must transform Eddie into a dashingly eligible bachelor for a ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: eligible bachelor, love and romance, romance, cons and scams, power relations, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, smuggling, transformation, theft, party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: military life, woman in danger, military base, law enforcement, army investigation, military, soldier, blackmail, attempted rape, dog, rape, military police ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
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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: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, romantic
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, student life, buddies, fall in love, love and romance, rich and poor, boss and employee, workplace situations, concierge, workplace, doorman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, 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: sexy, talky, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: father son relationship, hospital, divorce, surgery, dysfunctional family, businesswoman, marital separation, employer employee relationship, advertising executive, diabetes, marriage, office ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 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: romantic, funny, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friends, teenager, nudity (full frontal - brief), party, high school, best friend, relationships, happy ending, family, grownups, lie, deception ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, humorous, witty, sex comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: library, sexual content, city life, self discovery, family life, parents and children, fall in love, fish out of water, adult virgin, manhood, men hatred, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 86K
Cocktail (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
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, entertaining, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: bartender, ambition, love, love and romance, betrayal, college, couples, rise to the top, buddies, love affair, teenager, stereotypes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, manhattan new york city, usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 547
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, widow, farm, friendship, suburbs, polygamy, open relationship, polyamory, friends, couples, small town, small town life ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 1920s, 1930s, 50s ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%