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I Really Hate My Job (2007)
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I Really Hate My Job (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 'Every day is another day closer to the day I'll never have to do this again.' Five women, one restaurant, one night, one birthday, one breakdown. Then the phone rings. A famous actor is coming for dinner. I Really Hate My Job is the story of an evening in a café in London's Soho.
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: waitress, restaurant, buddies, aging, hollywood, nothing goes right, introspection, boss and employee, couple relations, friendship, workplace romance, midlife crisis, workplace situations, cooking and food, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, love and romance, workplace, friends, revolution, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, couples, disorder, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and clever films with plots about couples, friendship, love and romance, friends, couple relations, lifestyle and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like I Really Hate My Job: How to Be (2008), The Trip (2010), Park (2006), LOL (2006), My Best Friend's Wife (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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How to Be (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man having an existential crisis convinces a Canadian self-help guru to come to London and become his personal life coach.
Style: clever, semi serious, talky, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: musician's life, coming of age, midlife crisis, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, artists and showbiz, introspection, self discovery, breakup, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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The Trip (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Steve Coogan is asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, he envisions it as the perfect getaway with his beautiful girlfriend. But, when she backs out on him, he has no one to accompany him but his best friend and ...
Style: humorous, talky, witty, semi serious, cynical ...
Plot: restaurant, on the road, friendship, verbal byplay, buddies, countryside, cooking and food, artists and showbiz, friends, actor's life, odd couple, vacation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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80%
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Park (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Park takes place all in one day in a public park in Los Angeles, as 11 disaffected Angelenos find both love and loss in unexpected ways
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: boss and employee, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love, workplace romance, gender bending, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, gays and lesbians, pets ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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68%
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LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: clever, semi serious, talky, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: human nature, friendship, urban, looking for love, twentysomething life, computers and web, city life, love and romance, introspection, couple relations, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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My Best Friend's Wife (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two friends are about to learn that they are "Grownups."
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, friendship, buddies, couple relations, best friend, love, looking for sex, singleness, midlife crisis, twentysomething life, suburbs, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, england, europe, usa, london ...
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67%
The Lather Effect (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: reunion, introspection, thirtysomething life, couples, friends, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, singleness, unfulfilled love, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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59%
The Trip to Italy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Years after their successful restaurant review tour of Northern Britain, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are commissioned for a new tour in Italy.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, restaurant, verbal byplay, buddies, friendship, cooking and food, countryside, artists and showbiz, friends, actor's life, odd couple, poet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, tuscany, rome italy, england
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59%
Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, an elderly woman strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: friendship, poetry, memory, mistaken identity, couples, friends, golden years, writer's life, aging, couple relations, love and romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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56%
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Summer Holiday (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his spring break at the seaside, with his wife and his four year old son, Bogdan Ciocazanu runs into his best friends from high-school at the precise date and time that reminds all of them of their most glorious drinking trips and sexual ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: introspection, thirtysomething life, hotel, friends, small town, buddies, couple relations, friendship, parents and children, haunted by the past, midlife crisis, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania
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54%
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Caffeine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fanciful battle of the sexes ensues when the relationships of the staff and patrons of a quirky London café are unexpectedly turned upside down by sudden revelations of terribly embarrassing secrets having to do with their sexual misadventures.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: waiter, restaurant, kitchen, customer, marijuana, toilet, drug abuse, gays and lesbians, battle of the sexes, romance, shogun, flirt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Knack... and How to Get It (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In England, the times are a changing: it's mods and rockers. On the day Nancy gets off the London train, cases in hand, looking for the YWCA, Colin has had enough of missing out on the sexual revolution. He begs his smooth (and misogynistic) ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, buddies, farce, romance, looking for love, looking for sex, singleness, wooing, nightlife, thirtysomething life, nothing goes right, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
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52%
Seven Days of Grace (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four women - a blonde, a hippie, a lesbian and a barmaid - are looking for love, money and success. When one inherits an Italian restaurant from her father, they see this as a chance to fulfil their dreams. Then the restaurant is in danger of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: restaurant, actor's life, singleness, romance, workplace situations, love and romance, couples, best friends, gays and lesbians, down on your luck, cooking and food, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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45%
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Downhill (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Four old school friends reunite to attempt the epic coast to coast walk, across the United Kingdom. As their journey unfolds, this comically incompatible foursome walk full tilt into their mid-life crises.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, comedy of errors, on the road, friendship, farce, midlife crisis, reunion, nothing goes right, unfulfillment, disorder, friends, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Learners (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Bev is a downtrodden housewife who's failed her driving test eight times, having only been instructed by her impatient husband Ian. After registering with a driving school, she develops a crush on her instructor, Chris.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: learning to drive, love and romance, couple relations, romance, fall in love, teachers and students, workplace romance, workplace, couples, family relations, power relations, money raising ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Husbands (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A common friend's sudden death brings three men, married with children, to reconsider their lives and ultimately leave together. But mindless enthusiasm for regained freedom will be short-lived.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, talky
Plot: friends, middle aged man, hotel, friendship, infidelity, gambling, midlife crisis, dentist, basketball, couple relations, family, couples ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A London tube driver considers pursuing a third fatal accident to collect a huge payout.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, clever ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, writer's life, cons and scams, teenage life, crimes, unfulfillment, friends, husband wife relationship, party, cigarette smoking, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, liverpool
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My Last Five Girlfriends (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: My Last Five Girlfriends traces the romantic journey of thirtysomething bachelor Duncan. As the film opens, the despondent Duncan is apparently preparing to take his own life, but not before taking the time to send a message to the last five women ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, looking for love, romance, thirtysomething life, love and romance, unfulfillment, true love, unfulfilled love, wooing, breakup, fall in love, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Echo Park (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, everybody is somebody else. May, a single mother who delivers strip-O-grams, dreams of being an actress. She rents one of her rooms out to a pizza-man cum songwriter named Jonathan. Meanwhile, in the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor's life, stripper, dream, actress, single parent, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, bar, desire for fame, human nature, introspection, self discovery ...
Time: 80s
Place: austria, california, europe, usa, los angeles
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Naked (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nackt is the story of three couples, one of which just broke up, one that seems to be about to and one perfectly okay. They are all friends and from time to time they gather to talk about everything.One time they gather for dinner at the second ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: bicycle, friendship, self discovery, couple relations, man-woman relation, relationship problems, couples, romance, love and romance, social relations, pubic hair, wig ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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37%
The Film to Come (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: At fifty Louis Gravet, a serious actor, would like to become a comedian. His brother Peter, a film director, has the idea of hiring him for the lead role of a comedy. Family circumstances, their wives, their children, niece, lead him to make another ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: filmmaking, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, nothing goes right, actor's life, couple relations, siblings relations, midlife crisis, couples, disorder, brother brother relationship, drunk ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, comedy of errors, marriage, lust, couple relations, looking for love, romance, love affair, love triangle, urban, thirtysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
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36%
My Mother Likes Women (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Sofia introduces her three adult daughters to her new lover who is their age and happens to be a woman. The women, in particular Elvira find it extremely difficult to accept their mothers sudden apparent sexual reversal. The news pushes the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gays and lesbians, writer's life, couple relations, fall in love, romance, friendship, impossible love, looking for love, parents and children, sexual relations, singleness, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain, czechoslovakia
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36%
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Walter (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A ticket-taker at the local cinema believes he is the son of God. He has agreed to decide the eternal fate of everyone he comes in to contact with.
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: destiny, workplace romance, god, workplace situations, cause and meaning, hopes, imaginary, love and romance, supernatural, workplace
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Vacuuming Completely Nude in Paradise (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tommy is a vacuum cleaner salesman gripped by the fever of closing the deal. He lives on puffa rice stored in his glove compartment, listens to motivation tapes of his own voice shouting 'Sell, sell, fucking sell' and his punters are up to ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: odd couple, realism, blind ambition, moral dilemma, teaching the ways of the world, working class, workplace situations, fish out of water, ambition, partners, society, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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35%
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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: semi serious, clever, 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
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33%
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Eating (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At a spacious house in Los Angeles, Helene is turning 40-years old and her friends whom include French filmmaker Martine, house guest Sophie, and Lydia throw her a party. But also there is Kate a friend turning 30, and Sadie a Hollywood film agent ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, thirtysomething life, feminism, nightlife, reunion, artists and showbiz, gender, friends, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, female bonding ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Frenchmen (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The life of four best friends in Paris: Antoine (a gym school teacher), Jeff (director of a monthly journal), Alex (Jeff's associate in the monthly journal and a Don Juan) and Manu (owner of fine food store). Their time is shared between their ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: friendship, best friends, buddies, romance, midlife crisis, friends, aging, couple relations, elderly, unfulfillment, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bunny and the Bull (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young shut-in takes an imaginary road trip inside his apartment, based on mementos and memories of a European trek from years before.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, captivating, surreal ...
Plot: odd couple, agoraphobia, buddies, on the road, obsessive quest, wilderness, introspection, friendship, love triangle, escapades, love and romance, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Educating Rita (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rita, a 26 year old Scouse hairdresser with a sharp wit, is married to her childhood sweetheart, the feckless Denny. He wants a baby, she doesn't. She wants to discover herself, so she joins the Open University. Dr. Frank Bryant Is a ...
Style: talky, witty, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: working class, opposites attract, self discovery, romance, social differences, culture clash, teachers and students, teaching the ways of the world, hopes, society, couples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Clockwatchers (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The relationship between four female temps all working for the same credit company is threatened with the arrival of a new hire, who lands a permanent position one of the women was vying for.
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: office, friendship, workplace, eating disorder, boss and employee, couple relations, workplace situations, investigation, siblings relations, heist, fighting the system, politics ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%