Movies like I Really Hate My Job

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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, lifestyle, buddies, aging, introspection, boss and employee, nothing goes right, disorder, workplace, unfulfillment, workplace situations, thirtysomething life, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and clever films with plots about couples, friendship, love and romance, friends, 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), The Lather Effect (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, love and romance, artists and showbiz, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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95%
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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, verbal byplay, lifestyle, actor's life, odd couple, artists and showbiz, newspaper, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.6
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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: realistic, humorous, clever, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, looking for love, youth, urban, misfit, introspection, human nature, lifestyle, friendship, friends, couple relations, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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64%
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 3K
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, semi serious, humorous, feel good, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: drug abuse, friendship, looking for love, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, romance, twentysomething life, love and romance, family relations, couples, disorder, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: reunion, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, couple relations, friendship, couples, looking for love, thirtysomething life, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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57%
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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: talky, witty, realistic, offbeat, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudist, couple relations, love and romance, nothing goes right, boss and employee, gays and lesbians, infidelity, friendship, gender, betrayal, friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ 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: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: haunted by the past, buddies, couples, lifestyle, introspection, midlife crisis, reunion, friends, thirtysomething life, family relations, friendship, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, singleness, cooking and food, friends, actor's life, lifestyle, gender, love and romance, down on your luck, couples, best friends, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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53%
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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, humorous, clever, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, rebelliousness, lifestyle, friendship, partners, looking for love, buddies, wooing, teenage life, nightlife, disorder, couples ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ 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: realistic, sentimental, touching, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, mistaken identity, memory, poetry, friends, disorder, couples, golden years, couple relations, love and romance, writer's life, aging ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, cynical, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, restaurant, cooking and food, friends, verbal byplay, artists and showbiz, buddies, odd couple, actor's life, countryside, poet, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, tuscany, rome italy, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 6K
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, workplace situations, boss and employee, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, telephone operator, actress, audition, sexual fantasy, masturbation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: witty, sexual, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: swinger, swingers, romance, wife swapping, friendship, swinger couple, looking for sex, love and romance, singleness, couple relations, couples, suburbs ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, england, usa, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: touching, feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: single parent, actor's life, stripper, dream, friendship, thirtysomething life, family relations, friends, nightlife, looking for love, couples, road not taken ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, europe, california, austria
⇓ 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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: comedy of errors, on the road, farce, starvation, friends, friendship, self discovery, midlife crisis, reunion, nothing goes right, unfulfillment, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
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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: feminism, reunion, thirtysomething life, friends, love and romance, artists and showbiz, friendship, nightlife, couples, gender, lifestyle, eating disorder ...
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, offbeat, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: couples, actor's life, midlife crisis, filmmaking, couple relations, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, siblings relations, unfulfillment, disorder, playing violin, brother brother relationship ...
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, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fashion, photographer, waiter, romance, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, introspection, gender, unlikely couple, relationship vs career, celebrity culture ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: learning to drive, fall in love, workplace, family relations, power relations, money raising, love and romance, teachers and students, couples, workplace romance, couple relations, 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, biting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: office, friendship, eating disorder, workplace, fighting the system, couples, heist, politics, investigation, workplace situations, crimes, boss and employee ...
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: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, surreal
Plot: workplace, love and romance, hopes, workplace situations, imaginary, cause and meaning, workplace romance, supernatural, destiny, 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, talky, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, reunion, buddies, couples, looking for love, lifestyle, gender, human nature, love and romance, couple relations, gays and lesbians, 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: sexual, feel good, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, sexual relations, transvestism, youth, midlife crisis, friendship, unfulfillment, singleness, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 7.4
 5K
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: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous, talky
Plot: friends, basketball, infidelity, dentist, hotel, gambling, friendship, midlife crisis, middle aged man, love and romance, crumbling marriage, suburban life ...
Place: london, europe, new york, usa, england
⇓ 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, best friends, self discovery, hopes, unfulfillment, couple relations, human nature, introspection, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, marriage, comedy of errors, lust, unlikely couple, romance, love affair, love and romance, urban, lifestyle, friendship, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, family problems, dishonesty, suburbs, best friends, lifestyle, friendship, unfulfillment, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, unsupportive friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 4K
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, realistic, witty, humorous, neurotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, nightclub, infidelity, friendship, artists and showbiz, actor's life, showbiz, lifestyle, couple relations, love and romance, 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, humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat
Plot: restaurant, fish out of water, hotel, cooking and food, urban, lifestyle, misfit, disorder, love and romance, city life, nothing goes right, taxi ...
Place: hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the arrival of an ex-husband determined to win back his recently remarried wife.
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, family problems, friendship, breakup, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, infidelity, lifestyle, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, remarry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%