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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, clever, offbeat, realistic, witty, talky, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, waitress, revolution, friendship, friends, couple relations, cooking and food, love and romance, hollywood, midlife crisis, artists and showbiz, workplace romance, couples, aging, lifestyle, buddies, introspection, boss and employee, disorder, nothing goes right, workplace, unfulfillment, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, usa, europe

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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, friends, friendship, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations and thirtysomething life mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like I Really Hate My Job: How to Be (2008), The Trip (2010), LOL (2006), Caffeine (2006), Park (2006). 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: coming of age, introspection, unfulfillment, self discovery, lifestyle, hopes, youth, musician, musician's life, couples, thirtysomething life, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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95%
 7.0
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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, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: restaurant, on the road, friendship, cooking and food, friends, countryside, verbal byplay, artists and showbiz, newspaper, lifestyle, actor's life, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.8
 812
LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: touching, sexy, offbeat, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: twentysomething life, couple relations, computers and web, singleness, friends, friendship, looking for love, couples, sexual relations, city life, youth, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 2K
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: talky, feel good, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: drug abuse, friendship, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, looking for love, twentysomething life, romance, love and romance, couples, disorder, family relations, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: realistic, talky, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nothing goes right, love and romance, boss and employee, gays and lesbians, couple relations, betrayal, gender bending, deadly, workplace romance, dishonesty, pets, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: reunion, couple relations, singleness, unfulfillment, hopes, looking for love, couples, lifestyle, introspection, love and romance, unfulfilled love, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couple relations, small town, hotel, introspection, lifestyle, friendship, family relations, thirtysomething life, friends, reunion, midlife crisis, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: sexual, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: swinger, romance, friendship, thirtysomething life, looking for sex, love and romance, singleness, twentysomething life, couple relations, friends, misfit, midlife crisis ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, england, usa, london, new york ...
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54%
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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: realistic, offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: restaurant, love and romance, down on your luck, gender, lifestyle, actor's life, best friends, romance, artists and showbiz, friends, cooking and food, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: realistic, semi serious, witty, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, teenage life, looking for love, nightlife, couples, buddies, wooing, disorder, romance, singleness, cons and scams, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, mistaken identity, memory, poetry, friends, aging, disorder, couples, writer's life, couple relations, golden years, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, witty, humorous, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: on the road, restaurant, countryside, poet, artists and showbiz, verbal byplay, cooking and food, friends, actor's life, odd couple, buddies, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, tuscany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
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Girl 6 (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Girl 6 is a 1996 American film by director Spike Lee about a phone sex operator. Theresa Randle played the title character, and playwright Suzan-Lori Parks wrote the screenplay. The soundtrack is composed entirely of songs written by Prince. The ...
Style: sexy, talky, humorous, surreal, absurd ...
Audience: date night
Plot: phone sex, neighbor, friendship, thirtysomething life, workplace situations, boss and employee, lifestyle, telephone operator, audition, sexual fantasy, actress, masturbation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 566
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: realistic, feel good, touching, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, actor's life, dream, stripper, addiction, crumbling marriage, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, hopes, unfulfillment, road not taken, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, austria, europe, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.5
 142
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: friendship, disorder, buddies, starvation, on the road, farce, friends, reunion, best friends, comedy of errors, escapades, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
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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: offbeat, semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: thirtysomething life, couples, nightlife, artists and showbiz, love and romance, friendship, gender, lifestyle, feminism, friends, reunion, female bonding ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: talky, semi serious, humorous, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: filmmaking, couples, disorder, actor's life, couple relations, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, siblings relations, midlife crisis, cinema, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Real Blonde (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor and his girlfriend handle life's frustrations, while his friend seeks fulfillment with a blonde.
Style: clever, feel good, offbeat, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fashion, photographer, waiter, romance, urban, gender, introspection, lifestyle, actor's life, workplace situations, city life, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.6
 538
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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: learning to drive, money raising, family relations, couples, workplace romance, workplace, power relations, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, teachers and students, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, clever, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: office, friendship, eating disorder, workplace, heist, couple relations, crimes, love and romance, workplace situations, boss and employee, siblings relations, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Plot: workplace romance, cause and meaning, imaginary, workplace situations, love and romance, hopes, destiny, supernatural, workplace, god
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, reunion, lifestyle, human nature, gender, couples, buddies, looking for love, friends, couple relations, love and romance, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: realistic, feel good, sexual, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: writer's life, artists and showbiz, singleness, unfulfillment, fall in love, couple relations, gays and lesbians, love and romance, parents and children, sexual relations, siblings relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 7.5
 4K
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: talky, semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic
Plot: friends, gambling, hotel, friendship, basketball, infidelity, dentist, midlife crisis, middle aged man, suburban life, love and romance, crumbling marriage ...
Place: england, usa, london, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, divorce, midlife crisis, vacation, wilderness, human nature, couple relations, unfulfillment, romance, friends, family relations, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: sexual, sentimental, touching, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, comedy of errors, lust, marriage, friendship, couples, looking for love, love affair, dishonesty, lifestyle, urban, breakup ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: offbeat, touching, sexual, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friends, friendship, love affair, family problems, dishonesty, suburbs, couples, unsupportive friend, jealous spouse, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 2K
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: realistic, humorous, witty, clever, semi serious
Plot: friendship, best friends, midlife crisis, aging, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, elderly, couples, buddies, friends, football ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
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Ellie Parker (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ellie Parker, an aspiring actress from Australia, lives a hectic Hollywood lifestyle, perpetually trying to land the role that will elevate her career. Living with her lothario musician boyfriend, Justin, Ellie is far from happy, finding support ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, neurotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, nightclub, infidelity, friendship, actor's life, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, lifestyle, erection, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Three Businessmen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An American art dealer (Miguel Sandoval), who specializes in southwestern topaz, arrives by train in Liverpool. Similarly, a very proper British art dealer (Alex Cox), who specializes in African art, arrives in the same hotel. The two meet in the ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, surreal, humorous, semi serious
Plot: restaurant, fish out of water, love and romance, nothing goes right, city life, disorder, urban, lifestyle, misfit, cooking and food, hotel, bus ...
Place: hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%