Movies like You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

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You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)
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You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two married couples find only trouble and heartache as their complicated lives unfold. After 40 years of marriage, Alfie leaves his wife to pursue what he thinks is happiness with a call girl. His wife, Helena, reeling from abandonment, decides to follow the advice of a psychic. Sally, the daughter of Alfie and Helena, is unhappy in her marriage and develops a crush on her boss, while her husband, Roy, falls for a woman engaged to be married.
Style: sexy, talky, witty, cynical, romantic, melancholic, stylized, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, destiny, twists and turns, obsession, couples, crumbling relationship, human nature, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, art, divorce, unrequited love, marital problem, broken engagement, writers, catastrophe, psychology, relationships, dark humor, loneliness, life, depression, betrayal, wine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe

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Most similar movies to You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, talky, witty and humorous films with plots about relationships, life philosophy, dialogue, runaway, mentor, storytelling and writers mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger: Hannah and Her Sisters (1986), Your Friends & Neighbors (1998), Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989), Melinda and Melinda (2004), Anything Else (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Between two Thanksgivings, Hannah's husband falls in love with her sister Lee, while her hypochondriac ex-husband rekindles his relationship with her sister Holly.
Style: talky, humorous, witty, ironic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: thanksgiving, infidelity, sisters, dysfunctional family, family relations, audition, opera, midlife crisis, unfaithful husband, love, artist, hypochondriac ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Your Friends & Neighbors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This adult comedy follows six characters, three men and three women from a cross-section of social groups, as they play sexual power games. When an affair fires up between 2 of the married characters, it sparks a chain of consequences for all of ...
Style: sexy, sexual, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unhappiness, dark humor, betrayal, adultery, multiple storylines, friendship between men, extramarital affair, nudity (full frontal - brief), couple relations, love affair, thirtysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.
Style: cynical, thought provoking, talky, humorous, witty ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, murder, mistress, crimes, guilt, justice, blackmail, couple relations, human nature, moral dilemma, introspection ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Melinda and Melinda (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While dining out with friends, Sy suggests the difficulty of separating comedy from tragedy. To illustrate his point, he tells his guests two parallel stories about Melinda ; both versions have the same basic elements, but one take on her state of ...
Style: melancholic, philosophical, talky, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: writers, life philosophy, loneliness, love affair, existentialism, sarcasm, creativity, friends, family problems, crumbling marriage, art, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, barcelona
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Anything Else (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda He has heard the phrase that life is like "anything else," but soon he finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda ...
Style: melancholic, witty, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, writers, advice, psychoanalysis, relationship problems, young lovers, couple relations, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, writer's life, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
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Irrational Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a small town college campus, a philosophy professor in existential crisis gives his life new purpose when he enters into a relationship with his student.
Style: philosophical, suspense, unusual plot structure, talky, psychological ...
Plot: professor, murder, philosophy, russian roulette, plot twist, depression, college, teachers and students, loneliness, unlikely friendships, character study, psychology ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: usa, rhode island, england
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Celebrity (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The career and personal life of writer Lee are at a standstill, so he divorces his bashful wife, Robin, and dives into a new job as an entertainment journalist. His assignments take him to the swankiest corners of Manhattan, but as he jumps from one ...
Style: witty, cynical, stylized, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: greed, justice, loneliness, artists and showbiz, ambition, desire for fame, lifestyle, showbiz, celebrity culture, writers, satire, spectacle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
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Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.
Style: sexy, sexual, romantic, philosophical, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: polyamory, love triangle, artist, art, love, bohemian life, fall in love, love and romance, sex, summer, seduction, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, europe, spain, new york, catalonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Husbands and Wives (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Jack and Sally announce that they're splitting up, this comes as a shock to their best friends Gabe and Judy. Maybe mostly because they also are drifting apart and are now being made aware of it. So while Jack and Sally try to go on and ...
Style: realistic, talky, melancholic, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, relationships, midlife crisis, divorce, loneliness, depression, breakup, character study, friendship, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
I Think I Love My Wife (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Richard Cooper is a married man and father of two who is just plain bored with married life. Not getting any sex from his wife, he resorts to ogling random women on the street to the point he takes lunch late to look at them. When old crush Nikki ...
Style: funny, humorous, talky, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, infidelity, love triangle, marital problem, midlife crisis, family relations, love affair, family life, romance, human nature, moral dilemma, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Friends with Money (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.
Style: witty, sexy, melancholic, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, marriage, midlife crisis, maid, money problems, love and romance, crumbling marriage, power relations, master and servant, unfulfillment, looking for love, fashion ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, new jersey, usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Divorce (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: While visiting her sister in Paris, a young woman finds romance and learns her brother-in-law is a philanderer.
Style: sexy, melancholic, talky, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, culture clash, romance, prejudice, women, justice, desire, happy ending, pregnancy, wine, sisters, art history ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
New York Stories (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Three stories happening in New York. The first, by Scorsese, is about a painter who creates his works helped by high volume music and an attractive assistant; second, by Coppola, is about a rich and bold 12 years old who helps her separated parents ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artist, art, obsession, luxury hotel, young heroes, jealousy, hotel, family relations, gallery, youth, city life, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, tokyo, greece, new jersey, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hollywood Ending (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Woody Allen stars as Val Waxman, a two-time Oscar winner turned washed-up, neurotic director in desperate need of a comeback. When it comes, Waxman finds himself backed into a corner: Work for his ex-wife Ellie or forfeit his last shot. Is Val ...
Style: humorous, witty, light, stylized, twist ending ...
Plot: movie business, dysfunctional family, justice, adultery, one more chance, showbiz, blindness and impaired vision, blind character, disorder, couple relations, comedy of errors, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
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Manhattan (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.
Style: humorous, meditative, romantic, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: age difference, love, divorce, romance, love triangle, friendship, adultery, dating, mistress, 17 year old, crumbling relationship, city life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, melancholic, light, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, couples, romance, dysfunctional family, happy ending, honest, best friends, lifestyle, starting over, love and romance, relationship problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Sidewalks of New York (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film follows the marital and dating lives of three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships. Interspersing "man on the street" interviews with scenes from the six characters' lives, the film weaves a ...
Style: witty, stylized, sexy, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, divorce, multiple storylines, life philosophy, lifestyle, love affair, love triangle, looking for love, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Conversations with Other Women (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Reunited at a wedding after many years, former lovers again feel the pull of a mutual attraction neither is willing to admit. Escaping the reception for the privacy of a hotel room, the unnamed pair explore the choices of the past that led them to ...
Style: sexy, heartbreaking, light, emotional, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wedding, infidelity, love story, romance, couples, lovers reunited, destiny, bridesmaid, couple relations, unfulfilled love, love and romance, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Magic in the Moonlight (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.
Style: romantic, light, sweet, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: twists and turns, magic, relationships, love and romance, magician, love story, plot twist, fall in love, cons and scams, dishonesty, fish out of water, spiritualism ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: france, cote d'azur, provence, berlin germany, south of france ...
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48%
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Alice (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Alice Tate, mother of two, with a marriage of 16 years, finds herself falling for the handsome sax player, Joe. Stricken with a backache, she consults Dr. Yang, an oriental herbalist who realizes that her problems are not related to her back, but in ...
Style: thought provoking, unusual plot structure, melancholic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, infidelity, magic, female protagonist, invisible man, magic realism, identity crisis, bored housewife, dysfunctional family, fantasy world, supernatural, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mighty Aphrodite (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be brilliant too. But when he learns that Max's mother is Linda ...
Style: surreal, funny, sexy, talky, humorous ...
Plot: adoption, adopted son, child, adoptive mother, prostitution, loneliness, dysfunctional family, life philosophy, family relations, love and romance, dishonesty, opposites attract ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Anniversary Party (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While celebrating their reconciliation and six years of marriage, the American actress Sally Nash (Jennifer Jason Leigh) and the British novelist Joe Therrian (Alan Cumming) receive their close friends, some colleagues and their next door neighbors ...
Style: melancholic, satirical, cynical, humorous, talky ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, marital crisis, character study, dysfunctional relationship, lifestyle, love and romance, family problems, party, dishonesty, couple relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Blue Jasmine (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jasmine French used to be on the top of the heap as a New York socialite, but now is returning to her estranged sister in San Francisco utterly ruined. As Jasmine struggles with her haunting memories of a privileged past bearing dark realities she ...
Style: depressing, realistic, psychological, cynical, emotional ...
Plot: narcissism, starting over, suicide, depression, riches to rags, tragedy, psychology, mental illness, family relations, introspection, sibling relationship, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, new york, california, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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This Is 40 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship is threatening to fall apart.
Style: funny, humorous, emotional, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: husband wife relationship, birthday, dysfunctional family, aging, relationships, love, 40 year old, family relations, depression, family, midlife crisis, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1974
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Whatever Works (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Whatever Works explores the relationship between a crotchety misanthrope, Boris and a naïve, impressionable young runaway from the south, Melody. When Melody's uptight parents arrive in New York to rescue her, they are quickly drawn into ...
Style: philosophical, romantic, funny, cynical, intellectual ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, age difference, suicide attempt, family relations, homosexual, lifestyle change, eccentricity, polyamory, love and romance, unlikely couple, social climbing, character change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Tamara Drewe (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young newspaper writer returns to her hometown in the English countryside, where her childhood home is being prepped for sale.
Style: sexy, witty, romantic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: village, age difference, adultery, homecoming, love and romance, journalist, disorder, couples, love triangle, couple relations, love affair, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Drinking Buddies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Weekend trips, office parties, late night conversations, drinking on the job, marriage pressure, biological clocks, holding eye contact a second too long… you know what makes the line between “friends” and “more than friends” really ...
Style: sexy, enigmatic, melancholic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: group of friends, relationships, romance, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, adaptation, beer, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, new jersey, chicago illinois, illinois
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The Flower of My Secret (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marisa Paredes is Leocadia ("Leo") Macias, a woman writing “pink” romance novels under the alias of Amanda Gris that are very popular all across Spain. Unlike her romantic novels, her own love life is troubled. Leo has a less than ...
Style: clever, sexy, erotic, art house, meditative ...
Plot: women, obsession, suicide attempt, love and romance, romance, marriage, mentor, secrets, relationships, writers, solitude, runaway ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, tokyo, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Autumn Tale (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Magali (Béatrice Romand), forty-something, is a winemaker and a widow: she loves her work but feels lonely. Her friends Rosine (Alexia Portal) and Isabelle (Marie Rivière) both want secretly to find a husband for Magali.
Style: meditative, witty, melancholic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wine, friendship, romance, women, matchmaking, starting over, midlife crisis, human nature, parents and children, love, wedding, autumn ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, south of france, paris france, london, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Turtle Diary (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two separate people, a man and a woman, find something very stirring about the sea turtles in their tank at the London Zoo. They meet and form an odd, but sympathetic camaraderie as they plan to steal two of the turtles and free them into the ocean.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bookstore, romance, rescue, environmentalism, couples, against the rules, ocean, fighting the system, friendship, writer's block, water, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, new jersey, london, europe, atlantic ocean
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