Movies and TV shows that are like Shameless

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 8.7
 144K
Shameless
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, realistic, offbeat, sexual, biting, based on british tv series
Plot: dysfunctional family, alcoholic father, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, strong sexual content, siblings relations, working class, sibling relationship, single father, single parent, drug, brother sister relationship, male nudity, female nudity, family problems, family relations, working class family, female full frontal nudity, brother brother relationship, family life, juvenile delinquency, alcohol abuse, teenage life, life is a bitch, society, dishonesty, interracial couple, teenage sex, gay teenager, gay relationship, sex talk, alcoholic, bar, youth, homosexual, living with parents, gay, ordinary person, irish, everyday life, drinking problem, thief, boyfriend, parenthood, girlfriend, young kid, teenage rebellion, drug withdrawal, poor family, absent mother, large family, sibling rivalry, domestic violence, drug abuse, gay brother, underage drinking, interracial sex, poverty, homeless, drug addiction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drugs, drug use, police, mental illness
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Weeds
Comedy, Crime, Drama
USA
28 min.
 8.0
Six Feet Under
Comedy, Drama
USA
55 min.
 8.7
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Most similar movies to Shameless

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films and TV series with plots including family relations, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family problems, father son relationship, family drama and drugs/alcohol themes mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Shameless: Californication (2007), Weeds (2005), Lonesome Jim (2005), This Is Where I Leave You (2014), Six Feet Under (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8.1
 12K
Shameless
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Style: emotional, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, humorous, biting
Plot: dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, family problems, siblings relations, working class, suburbs, sibling relationship, british humour, unemployed, council estate, alcoholic father, single father, drug, life is a bitch, family relations, social misfits, alcohol abuse, drug abuse, society, grownups, loss of daughter, living with parents, siblings, gay teenager, head butt, alcoholic, drugs, car thief, father son relationship, ordinary person, everyday life, drinking problem, homosexual, brother sister relationship, brother brother relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   95%
 
 8.3
 157K
Californication
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Style: sexual, semi serious, dark humor, sexy, realistic, humorous, witty, cynical
Plot: womanizer, drugs/alcohol, writer's life, strong sexual content, addiction, sexual relations, hollywood, dysfunctional family, midlife crisis, change, artists and showbiz, family problems, unfulfillment, couples, family relations, disorder, family life, female nudity, buddies, couple relations, looking for sex, parents and children, showbiz, sex addict, friends, starlet, perversion, promiscuity, producer, director, agent, dysfunctional character, casual sex, irresponsible, middle aged, sexual attraction, stripper, lust, untimely death, adolescence, marijuana, self destructing, sexual activity, self involved, immature, hotshot, ex spouse, deal, suffering, relatives
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   90%
 
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 8.0
 93K
Weeds
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Style: witty, semi serious, clever, realistic, dark humor, humorous, offbeat, cynical
Plot: drug dealing, single parent, drugs/alcohol, single mother, unlikely criminals, dysfunctional family, drug dealer, crime, suburbs, marijuana, family life, drug, outlaw, parents and children, widow, family relations, friendship, stoners, eccentric family, suburban life, criminal heroes, death of husband, death of father, brother brother relationship, mother son relationship, nothing goes right, crimes, family problems, social relations, disorder, friends, housewife, accountant, latinos, ordinary person, smuggling, drug lord, partners in crime, financial problem, grandparent and grandchild, the underworld, slacker, dishonor among criminals, middle aged, doubts and hesitations, reluctant, businessman, success, lifestyle, bakery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   89%
 
 6.6
 7K
Lonesome Jim
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: semi serious, gloomy, depressing, melancholic, dark humor, realistic, bleak, touching, sincere, humorous, talky, emotional, offbeat, road movie, sad, reflective, harsh, absurd, disturbing, stylized, ironic, cynical, art house, dark
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, depression, loneliness, drinking, drugs/alcohol, introspection, relationships, uncle, parents and children, writers, drugs, suicide, life philosophy, weed, cancer, life, hospital, homecoming, honest, brutality, parent child relationship, anti hero, brother, sexuality, divorce, drug abuse, suicide attempt, pornography, male nudity, addiction, death, love and romance, redemption, catastrophe, parenthood, mentor, coma, mental illness, storytelling, dialogue, solitude, runaway, crime gone awry, greed, childhood, little boy, multiple storylines, misfit, existentialism
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa, new jersey, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
This Is Where I Leave You
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, talky, dramatic, funny, emotional, clever, dark humor, absurd, witty, sentimental, reflective, melancholic, harsh, entertaining, light
Plot: dysfunctional family, family, family drama, family bonds, drugs/alcohol, siblings relations, relationships, spelling bee, adultery, infidelity, cheating, secrets, marijuana, man child, death in the family, love, dialogue, death, brothers, catastrophe, marriage, jewish, culture clash, chase, parenthood, coming of age, childhood, adaptation, judaism, family gatherings, honest, twists & turns, death of father, writers, life & death, guilt, divorce, grieving, funeral, family problems, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, tragedy, storytelling, runaway, redemption, family relations, mentor, natural disaster, betrayal
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
 8.7
 103K
Six Feet Under
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Style: gloomy, serious, psychological, dark humor, surreal, captivating, realistic, talky, atmospheric, clever, emotional, offbeat, sexual, stylized, witty, tense, touching
Plot: drugs/alcohol, dysfunctional family, dealing with death, introspection, death, suburbs, redemption, funeral home, gay, widow, family, family drama, sibling relationship, life, death of father, couple relations, family business, siblings relations, parents and children, family problems, hopes, love and romance, couples, self discovery, family relations, coming of age, gays and lesbians, destructive relationship, death in the family, funeral, haunted by the past, gender, african american, homosexual, workplace, corpse, mortician, misplaced guilt, sex addict, experimenting, housewife, artist, up and down relationship, latinos, free spirited, a vision, slacker, family secret, financial problem, untimely death
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   33%
 
 6.7
 43K
The Beaver
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 91 min.
Style: emotional, tragicomedy, touching, semi serious, offbeat, depressing, realistic, intense, melancholic, dramatic, humorous, psychological, heartbreaking, interesting, sentimental, reflective, suspense, harsh, absurd, dark, cerebral, entertaining, funny, talky, clever, sad, inspirational, dark humor
Plot: dysfunctional family, depression, mental illness, drugs/alcohol, teenage love, suicide attempt, redemption, loneliness, family drama, storytelling, suicide, hospital, midlife crisis, insanity, schizophrenia, destiny, happy ending, existentialism, psychology, dialogue, drinking, life, puppet, psychiatry, mentor, family, alter ego, life philosophy, honest, catastrophe, puppets, life & death, solitude, vengeance, justice, transformation, adaptation, tragedy, dark hero, unfulfillment, pornography, foul language, psychiatrist, culture clash, brutality, rebellion, family problems, death, chase, relationships
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   100%
 
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The Royal Tenenbaums
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: clever, stylized, witty, humorous, dark humor, semi serious, cynical, cerebral, offbeat, realistic, dark, talky, funny, absurd, ironic, artsy, depressing, melancholic, intellectual, reflective, enigmatic, interesting, dramatic, not serious, emotional, surreal
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, redemption, terminal illness, deadpan, eccentricity, suicide attempt, drugs/alcohol, family bonds, storytelling, adoption, depression, loneliness, relationships, love, dialogue, stylish, parents and children, family drama, sarcasm, parenthood, family, crime gone awry, obsession, siblings relations, hotel, twists & turns, child prodigy, cigarette smoking, multiple storylines, adaptation, secrets, complex characters, honest, pornography, eccentric family, gratuitous violence, culture clash, forgiveness, family conflict, writers, character study, family gatherings, brother brother relationship, father daughter relationship, hopes, unfulfillment, incest, family problems, family relations, war paint
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   40%
 
Jeff, Who Lives at Home
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, offbeat, realistic, touching, dramatic, mumblecore, bleak, cerebral, interesting, reflective, clever, talky, emotional, depressing, light, intense, harsh, stylized, sentimental, sweet, enigmatic, absurd, dark humor, road movie, suspense
Plot: destiny, loneliness, drugs/alcohol, siblings relations, relationships, workplace, midlife crisis, brothers, family bonds, family drama, life & death, drinking, existentialism, depression, dysfunctional family, life, life philosophy, slacker, family relations, philosophy, stoner, glue, basement, storytelling, mentor, family, catastrophe, dialogue, parents and children, solitude, suicide attempt, obsession, redemption, first contact, honest, culture clash, secrets, weed, eccentric family, runaway, nudity (topless - notable), adultery, writers, parenthood, mental illness, twists & turns, hopes, transformation, character study, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   33%
 
World's Greatest Dad
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: dark humor, clever, semi serious, absurd, humorous, realistic, satirical, melancholic, offbeat, depressing, reflective, bleak, witty, dark, sad, dramatic, disturbing, talky, touching, harsh, cerebral, funny, surreal, ironic, interesting, emotional, philosophical, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher, high school, death, father son relationship, single father, drugs/alcohol, single parent, suicide, loneliness, life & death, parenthood, lie, couple relations, workplace, depression, pornography, character study, sarcasm, goth, alone in the world, life philosophy, mentor, parents and children, storytelling, rejection, poetry, student, tragedy, redemption, life, adolescence, vulgarity, workplace situations, dysfunctional family, drinking, childhood, writers, crime gone awry, dialogue, father-son relationship, couples, aging, fantasy world, friendship, catastrophe, foul language, runaway, writing, hospital, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   26%
 
 7.1
 37K
People Like Us
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, dramatic, semi serious, sentimental, romantic, intense, reflective, heartbreaking, bad ending, clever, entertaining, interesting, talky, cerebral
Audience: chick flick
Plot: father son relationship, family drama, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, secrets, dysfunctional family, mentor, redemption, catastrophe, family, relationships, lawyer, happy ending, honest, runaway, family bonds, betrayal, vengeance, transformation, family relations, death, chase, survival, fight scenes, parenthood, culture clash, destiny, dialogue, greed, childhood, mother daughter relationship, hidden identity, father-son relationship, tragedy, incest, cancer, loneliness, sisters, stereotypes, single parent, depression, hospital, guilt, storytelling, natural disaster, parallel universe, memory, introspection, solitude, writers
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   27%
 
Happy Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, talky, melancholic, touching, erotic, bad ending, mumblecore, reflective, stylized, depressing, enigmatic, intellectual, ironic, bleak, sexual, art house, breathtaking
Plot: drinking, relationships, christmas, drugs/alcohol, introspection, mentor, existentialism, pornography, siblings relations, life, loneliness, writers, cheating, character study, runaway, depression, family relations, honest, family, dialogue, dysfunctional family, creativity, couple relations, suicide attempt, addiction, crime gone awry, storytelling, british, family drama, obsession, friendship, sex, infidelity, vengeance, drug addiction, unlikely friendships, gangsters, parents and children, childhood, catastrophe, holiday, adolescence, coming of age, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), life philosophy, drugs, adolescence vs adulthood, anti-hero, brutality
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   33%
 
 7.8
 19K
Transparent
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat, realistic
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, family drama, lgbt, life turned upside down, family relations, family life, selfishness, gays and lesbians, dysfunctional family, gender, lesbian, family problems, disorder, coming out, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, secret, cross dressing, family secret
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   35%
 
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The Family Stone
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous, romantic, witty, melancholic, funny, sweet, dramatic, light, idiotic, entertaining, emotional, sad, absurd
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: christmas, holiday, romance, dysfunctional family, family bonds, relationships, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, family drama, family, adoption, cancer, happy ending, love, parenthood, siblings relations, gay, sisters, catastrophe, eccentric family, family gatherings, culture clash, secrets, stereotypes, dialogue, terminal illness, writers, natural disaster, wedding, love and romance, brothers, divorce, mentor, homosexuality, marriage, couples, interracial romance, love story, destiny, family relations, chase, life philosophy, storytelling, couple relations, runaway, death, redemption, beautiful scenery, fantasy world, reunion
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
 5.3
 1K
Happy Tears
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: golden years, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, siblings relations, elderly, family problems, family relations, aging, mental illness, family life, homecoming, dirty old man, hospitalization, circular saw, sexy nurse, airplane trip, antique, padded cell, sex worker, bleeding, male tears, jellyfish, sexual fantasy, junkie, stethoscope, gay husband, masseur, man in underwear, taxi ride, dying woman, fur coat, shoe store, socialite, overdose, treasure, family secret, childhood memory, dead mother, loss of mother, reckless driving, cancer, art exhibition, art gallery, buried treasure, drug trip, pot smoking, beer drinking, metal detector, fetus, sex talk
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   33%
 
Maps to the Stars
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, cynical, semi serious, biting, satirical, realistic, offbeat, ironic, psychological, macabre, bleak, dark, surreal, enigmatic, melancholic, absurd, emotional, stylized, cerebral, talky, dramatic, tricky, road movie, humorous, ridiculous, bad ending
Plot: dysfunctional family, hollywood, sex, incest, obsession, drugs, aspiring actor, mental illness, drugs/alcohol, actor's life, therapy, fire, pornography, narcissism, wedding ring, actress, ghost, desire for fame, strong sexual content, male nudity, depression, drinking, psychology, drug addiction, sexual abuse, secrets, relationships, death, blood, brutality, runaway, menage a trois, child murder, schizophrenia, hospital, celebrity culture, storytelling, character study, haunted by the past, culture clash, neo-noir, mentor, catastrophe, nudity (topless - notable), crime gone awry, writers, showbiz, violent, gangsters, dialogue
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   33%
 
 7.4
 38K
Transamerica
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, road movie, semi serious, compassionate, dramatic, reflective, humorous, melancholic, earnest, intense, offbeat, sad, interesting, depressing, sincere, harsh
Plot: road trip, gay, sexual abuse, runaway, drug addiction, on the road, hidden identity, dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, transsexual, complex characters, relationships, coming of age, self discovery, sexuality, drugs, destiny, tragedy, loneliness, parenthood, character study, mentor, depression, life philosophy, adolescence, male nudity, therapist, cocaine, stereotypes, secrets, honest, gender bending, parents and children, culture clash, life, drinking, storytelling, psychiatrist, hustler, waitress, motel, sexual identity, pornography, family drama, cross dressing, family bonds, catastrophe, childhood, redemption, family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   25%
 
Brooklyn Lobster
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, touching, emotional, humorous
Plot: crumbling marriage, human nature, countryside, couple relations, parents and children, bank, siblings relations, restaurant, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, estrangement, family life, family business, family problems, family relations, save the day, working class, society, unfulfillment, couples, court hearing
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   34%
 
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 7.0
 20K
Junebug
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, reflective, talky, melancholic, thought provoking, bleak, emotional, dramatic, sentimental, enigmatic, cynical, heartbreaking, interesting, art house, harsh, ironic, touching, satirical, road movie, disturbing, intellectual, absurd, cerebral, meditative, sad, sweet
Plot: dysfunctional family, pregnancy, culture clash, family bonds, artist, small town, relationships, loneliness, eccentricity, urban, human nature, family drama, art, hospital, life philosophy, dialogue driven, family, parents and children, in-laws, stereotypes, honest, character study, newlywed, secrets, tragedy, art dealer, dysfunctional marriage, social differences, writers, parenthood, depression, dialogue, catastrophe, marriage, mentor, drinking, greed, pornography, complex characters, brothers, storytelling, adultery, crime gone awry, eccentric family, brutality, runaway, ethnic conflict, family life, hopes, love and romance
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   30%
 
United States of Tara
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, offbeat
Plot: split personality, dysfunctional family, mental illness, supportive spouse, dissociative identity disorder, parents and children, gay son, lgbt teen, family drama, siblings relations, eccentric family, family life, misfit, family problems, family relations, introspection, traumatic childhood, psychological trauma, self discovery, jealousy, stewardess, supportive parent, housewife, identity crisis, therapist, professor, veteran, student, mental instability, mental disorder, male friendship, sibling relationship, mental health, family secret, childhood memory, brother in law sister in law relationship, teenage angst, psychotherapy, gay teenager, gay brother, strong female lead, child, homosexual, brother sister relationship, children, gay, abused child, sexuality, sister sister relationship, teenager
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   27%
 
Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, feel good, realistic, idiotic, sexy, suspense, entertaining, intense, sexual, comic, romantic, touching, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: family, dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, introspection, stereotypes, small town, catastrophe, parents and children, culture clash, chase, natural disaster, spelling bee, reality tv, fight scenes, siblings relations, vengeance, homecoming, family bonds, family drama, life philosophy, mentor, dog, lone hero, wedding, god, revenge, parenthood, ambition, alter ego, runaway, death, technology, sexualized violence, male nudity, marriage, dialogue, family relations, adoption, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), brothers, pornography, divorce, childhood, internet, camp, storytelling, couple relations, brutality, island
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   28%
 
Little Miss Sunshine
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: road movie, humorous, realistic, witty, feel good, semi serious, dark humor, funny, touching, depressing, dramatic, melancholic, offbeat, absurd, clever, dark, interesting, sweet, emotional, inspirational, reflective, talky, satirical, cerebral
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, beauty pageant, road trip, farce, contests and competitions, family bonds, drugs/alcohol, parenthood, suicide attempt, family drama, on the road, sarcasm, pornography, family, obsessive quest, depression, storytelling, foul language, suicide, life, coming of age, heroin, spelling bee, race against time, relationships, tragedy, honest, hospital, drugs, loneliness, mentor, life philosophy, obsession, runaway, twists & turns, culture clash, stereotypes, secrets, crazy, dialogue, nothing goes right, wife husband relationship, sibling relationship, highway, family problems, disorder, escapades, chases and races, under the surface, eccentric family
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, cross country, albuquerque new mexico, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
Isn't It Delicious
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: semi serious, sincere, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, family life, self discovery, siblings relations, unfulfillment, one night stand, cancer, gay, lesbian interest, partial female nudity, death, husband wife relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   31%
 
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Madea's Family Reunion
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, uplifting, sexy, inspirational, erotic, intense, enigmatic, reflective, adaptation directed by original author, romantic, ridiculous, idiotic, dramatic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, couple relations, family, single father, parents and children, eccentric family, spanking, hopes, mentor, natural disaster, women, catastrophe, parenthood, couples, family problems, cross dressing, life philosophy, family relations, stereotypes, interracial romance, destiny, marriage, brutality, reality tv, looking for love, redemption, dialogue, storytelling, siblings relations, vengeance, writers, adaptation, family drama, god, fantasy world, first contact, police investigation, transformation, gangsters, runaway, wedding, family gatherings, betrayal, divorce, revenge, violence, drug abuse, adoption, sexual abuse
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
Sunshine Cleaning
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, touching, dramatic, witty, realistic, emotional, feel good, heartbreaking, melancholic, depressing, offbeat, macabre, bloody, compassionate, sad, interesting, sentimental, earnest, stylized, reflective, cerebral, enigmatic, dark
Plot: suicide, family business, eccentric family, sisters, dysfunctional family, family drama, drugs/alcohol, family bonds, parenthood, cheerleading, relationships, death, crime, innocence lost, family, depression, storytelling, pornography, vengeance, loneliness, runaway, culture clash, mentor, honest, ambition, cleaning lady, crime scene, dialogue, working class, life & death, business, tragedy, unlikely friendships, revenge, life, stereotypes, women, workplace, friendship, small town, childhood, sibling relationship, single parent, teamwork, high school, family relations, murder, redemption, destiny, adultery
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
Duane Hopwood
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, clever, emotional, gloomy, psychological
Plot: single parent, crumbling marriage, human nature, redemption, couple relations, parents and children, addiction, alcohol abuse, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, life is a bitch, down on your luck, breakup, hopes, love and romance, society, visitation rights, alcoholic father, boardwalk, thanksgiving dinner, drunk driving, reckless driving, thanksgiving, casino, locker room, ex husband ex wife relationship, baseball bat, alcoholics anonymous, vegetarian, old woman, death of mother, courtroom, comedian, bicycle, girl, judge, lawyer, police, drunkenness, rain, death of father, death, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, fired from the job, drinking, drink
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   33%
 
The Vicious Kind
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Style: semi serious, gloomy, humorous, realistic, rough, witty, psychological
Plot: love triangle, small town, strong sexual content, dysfunctional family, parents and children, siblings relations, insomnia, loss of virginity, orgasm, virgin, cheating, infidelity, adultery, female masturbation, prostitute, betrayal, sex, love, estrangement, sibling relationship, parent child relationship, marriage, family problems, family relations, couple relations, fall in love, family life, love and romance, misfit, couples, thanksgiving, meet the parents, family feud, stocking cap, trespassing, calling parent by first name, door bell, smoking in bed, woman smoker, cheating girlfriend, grocery shopping, climbing through a window, misogyny, ice rink, french fries, billiards, bowling ball, shared bath, bloody mouth, father son estrangement
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   24%
 
 7.3
 74K
Stuck in Love
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: touching, realistic, romantic, humorous, semi serious, sweet, emotional, heartbreaking, intellectual, witty, earnest, melancholic, dramatic, talky, absurd, bad ending, sad
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love, writer's life, dysfunctional family, relationships, writers, family, drugs/alcohol, family life, love story, happy ending, divorce, family drama, honest, coming of age, depression, mentor, destiny, romance, multiple storylines, artists and showbiz, writing, catastrophe, loneliness, beautiful scenery, dialogue, drinking, literature, life philosophy, novelist, unhappiness, love and romance, cheating, twists & turns, marriage, pornography, high school, death, transformation, youth, obsession, life, family relations, storytelling, complex characters, classic car, hospital, adultery, nudity (full frontal - brief), greed, adaptation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   33%
 

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Duration: 114 min.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, heartbreaking, clever, semi serious, melancholic, bleak, dramatic, compassionate, reflective, sad, harsh, witty, depressing, talky, dark humor, ironic, dark, intellectual, cerebral, meditative, macabre, humorous, sincere, biting, interesting
Plot: depression, midlife crisis, family, aging, family drama, death, dysfunctional family, relationships, loneliness, parents and children, race issues, honest, life & death, character study, family in crisis, childhood, mental illness, tragedy, guilt, storytelling, hospital, life, drinking, homeless, nudity (topless - notable), brutality, redemption, runaway, writers, solitude, life philosophy, destiny, professor, coming of age, culture clash, parenthood, multiple storylines, dialogue, irreverent, family feud, sister, sibling relationship, alienation, parent child relationship, domestic violence, father figure, daughter, son, brother, crime gone awry
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa, new york, poland, new york state, phoenix arizona
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Life During Wartime
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, semi serious, gloomy, psychological, humorous, realistic, bleak, biting, melancholic, depressing, clever, dark, macabre, harsh, reflective, ironic, satirical, bloody, erotic, enigmatic, stylized, talky, absurd, interesting, dramatic, sad, art house
Plot: dysfunctional family, sexual abuse, pornography, depression, existentialism, loneliness, sisters, wartime, haunted by the past, suicide, male nudity, nudity (topless - notable), storytelling, runaway, relationships, dialogue, brutality, life philosophy, catastrophe, corruption, demons, vengeance, mentor, family relations, sexualized violence, multiple storylines, incest, character study, nudity (full frontal - brief), monster, family drama, drugs, crumbling marriage, finnish, gory, culture clash, first contact, drinking, violence, obsession, sex, destiny, gangsters, alternate universe, couple relations, violent, death, adolescence, writers, twists & turns
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa, israel, new jersey, california
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