Movies like Hits

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Hits (2014)
 5.8
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Hits (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A talentless teen will do anything to get on TV's "The Voice." Meanwhile, her father, a municipal worker, creates an uproar when a video of his rants at City Hall goes viral.
Style: humorous, semi serious, biting, dark humor, realistic, cynical
Plot: small town, media satire, media, viral video, talent, fame, teenager, delusion, celebrity culture, computers and web, society, youtube, internet, courtroom
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and dark humor films with plots about society, family relations, friends, disorder, media, lifestyle and couples mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Hits: Trust Me (2013), The Falling (2010), Reality (2012), The Comedy (2012), The Perfect Dictatorship (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Trust Me (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trust Me follows flailing Hollywood agent Howard, who seemingly strikes gold after signing the next big child star. What results is an unexpected ride through the nasty inner workings of Hollywood, as Howard desperately tries to make it in an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, cynical ...
Plot: starlet, desire for fame, showbiz, nemesis, father, suspicion, talent, hollywood, drunk, ambition, artists and showbiz, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.5
 10K
The Falling (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Natha a poor farmer from Peepli village in the heart of rural India is about to lose his plot of land due to an unpaid bank loan. A quick fix to the problem is the a government program that aids the families of indebted farmers who have committed ...
Style: semi serious, clever, dark humor, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: media, media circus, down on your luck, family life, society, family relations, nothing goes right, media satire, life is a bitch, disorder, debt, bureaucracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.8
 4K
Reality (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A dark comedy centering on the lives of a Neapolitan based family whose father, a fish merchant, is so infatuated with the reality TV show "Grande Fratello" (the Italian version of "Big Brother") he starts living his life as if ...
Style: bleak, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, clever ...
Plot: losing-it hero, human nature, obsession, media satire, tv show, life turned upside down, media, society, disorder, power of media, audition, realism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, southern italy, naples italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.5
 4K
The Comedy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Indifferent to the notion of inheriting his father's estate, a restless, aging New Yorker passes time with his friends in games of mock sincerity, irreverence, and recreational cruelty towards those around them.
Style: biting, semi serious, cynical, realistic, witty ...
Plot: human nature, social decay, society, introspection, dull life, estrangement, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The Perfect Dictatorship (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 143 min.
Story: TV MX, the most powerful Mexican Television Corporation, discloses a scandalous story involving Governor Carmelo Vargas in serious crimes and illicit business. Governor Vargas worried about his political future, decides to clean his image and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, biting, realistic, cynical
Plot: media, media satire, political corruption, tv station, corrupt politician, dishonesty, state affairs, journalism, manipulations, political intrigue, campaign, tv news ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Boppin' at the Glue Factory (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A junkie nurse rules the night shift at a convalescent hospital.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, cynical
Plot: drugs/alcohol, addiction, retirement home, dishonesty, golden years, against the rules, cons and scams, drug abuse, retirement home life, workplace situations, elderly, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Personal Tailor (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: From the director of Back to 1942, Feng Xiaogang, comes PERSONAL TAILOR, one of the most unique films you'll see in this upcoming holiday season. Imagine a team that will sacrifice themselves for your dream at any cost -- but only if that dream ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized, biting ...
Plot: follow your dream, social differences, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, hopes, media, society, dream come true
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.6
 852
The Ape (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young writer, nearing a mental breakdown caused by his family and boss, moves into an apartment occupied by a walking, talking, foul-mouthed ape in a Hawaiian shirt and Converse High Tops.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, dark humor ...
Plot: nothing goes right, fall in love, ape, mentally unstable, social misfits, unlikely couple, writer's life, midlife crisis, artists and showbiz, family life, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Matt's Chance (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dark comedic tale about love, revenge, and the fickle nature of human morality.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic
Plot: mafia, revenge, vengeance, betrayal, infidelity, nothing goes right, couples, love, cowboy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.7
 613
Say Uncle (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young artist (Peter Paige), desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom (Kathy Najimy) as a potential threat to the community.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty ...
Plot: false accusation, godparent, gays and lesbians, small town, small town life, suburbs, suburban life, gender, social relations, obsession, lifestyle, lynch mob ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.3
 991
Grassroots (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Grant Cogswell, a liberal music critic decides to run for city council against a popular black incumbent and is assisted by a reporter who recently lost his job. Initially given no chance, things turn dark when Cogswell makes it into the general ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, against the odds, campaign, ambition, society, underdog, politics, unemployment, media, friends, election campaign, political candidate ...
Time: 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Guatemalan Handshake (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious power failure in a small mountain town coincides with the disappearance of one of its most eccentric young residents. Mystery piles upon mystery as his family and friends search for him, fail, and ultimately try to forget about him, an ...
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: small town, missing person, nothing goes right, disorder, best friends, friendship, down on your luck, pregnancy, small town life, family life, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.0
 533
Son of Morning (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young copywriter becomes the most famous man on the planet, overnight, when he is mistaken as the next messiah.
Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, realistic
Plot: battle of the sexes, journalism, hotel, media satire, church, prison, workplace situations, save the planet, environmentalism, media, society, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 158
Lovers of Hate (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dark comedy which follows two brothers who are in love with the same woman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, siblings relations, estrangement, love and romance, family relations, betrayal, reunion, male nudity, two brothers, brother vs brother, sibling rivalry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
 856
Last Weekend (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an affluent matriarch gathers her dysfunctional family for a holiday at their Northern California lake house, her carefully constructed weekend begins to come apart at the seams, leading her to question her own role in the family.
Style: semi serious, dark humor, realistic, humorous
Plot: dealing with death, death in the family, lake or river, family relations, aging, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, family problems
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Madea Christmas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Madea dispenses her unique form of holiday spirit on rural town when she's coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: christmas, parents and children, farce, small town, family gatherings, family life, family relations, disorder, eccentric family, unfulfillment, family problems, in laws ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Diary of a Tired Black Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Diary of a Tired Black Man is a simple story about the complex relationships between black men and black women.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, society, romance, couples, opposites attract, interracial relations, social differences, african american, divorce, interview, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.2
 365
Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: clever, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: social misfits, misfit, suburbs, buddies, urban, fall in love, city life, love and romance, society, friends, lifestyle, insecurity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Obama Effect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A serious health scare ignites John Thomas, an insurance salesman in his 50s, to take a closer look at his life. Motivated by a misguided obsession with getting Barack Obama elected, John takes an overwhelming involvement in the Presidential ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, americana, midlife crisis, campaign, society, unfulfillment, couples, family relations, u.s. president, political satire, election campaign ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Archie's Final Project (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teen coming-of-age romantic dramedy about a media-obsessed geek and the most beautiful and twisted girl in school.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suicide, social misfits, rock, introspection, high school, handheld camera, teenager, obsession, teenage love, high school life, teenage life, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 1K
Julian Po (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Christian Slater is a stranger who comes to a small town. The local citizens think he's up to no good. After bothering him for a while, he blurts out in frustration, that he is there to kill himself.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic ...
Plot: small town, on the road, human nature, small town life, misfit, social relations, clergy, dealing with death, friendship, society, friends, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Kill Your Darlings (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A desperate young writer is lured on a wild ride through the desert by a mysterious woman in this darkly comic take on the all-American road trip. Along the way they cross paths with a hapless mobster, a 6 foot transvestite and a lovesick housewife, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: desert, gangsters, hollywood, on the road, kidnapping, highway, hitman, crimes, supportive spouse, writer's life, looking for love, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 8K
The Details (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a family of raccoons discover worms living underneath the sod in Jeff and Nealy's backyard, this pest problem begins a darkly comic and wild chain reaction of domestic tension, infidelity and murder.
Style: semi serious, cynical, dark humor, realistic, humorous
Plot: infidelity, raccoon, murder, couple relations, suburbs, worm, life turned upside down, under the surface, dishonesty, couples, disorder, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 5.0
 3K
Paradise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After surviving a plane crash a young conservative woman suffers a crisis of faith.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical
Audience: date night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, self discovery, fish out of water, romance, youth, innocence lost, friendship, twentysomething life, life turned upside down, coming of age, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Single Moms Club (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of single moms are brought together in the aftermath of an incident at their children's school.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: chick flick
Plot: single parent, friendship, parents and children, family relations, friends, social differences, society, support group, feminism, racial stereotype, mental illness, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lisa Picard Is Famous (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A documentarian decides to follow the career of New York actress Lisa Picard, believing she is on the brink of fame. Instead, he bears witness to Lisa's continued, humorous, struggles as an actress, as well as the conflict that arises when ...
Style: semi serious, talky, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: actor's life, workplace romance, celebrity culture, media satire, showbiz, workplace situations, filmmaking, love and romance, media, artists and showbiz, gender, workplace ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Permanent Vacation (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A camping trip results in some twisted family memories in this off-the-wall black comedy. Hoping for one last family vacation before his children leave the nest, laid-back dad Eric Bury (Frank Harper) takes his brood to a trailer park teeming with ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, realistic
Plot: nothing goes right, dysfunctional family, imaginary kingdom, wish come true, family problems, family relations, disorder, husband wife relationship, insanity, mother son incest, incestuous desire, born again christian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 530
Garbage (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two best friends, garbage truck drivers in Hollywood become celebrities overnight after they find Cuba Gooding Jr.’s Best Supporting Actor Oscar for JERRY MAGUIRE in the trash and suddenly their lives go topsy-turvy.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: buddies, hollywood, desire for fame, celebrity culture, fish out of water, showbiz, life turned upside down, artists and showbiz, misfit, friends, disorder, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A teen movie star attempts to overcome her addition to alcohol and salvage what's left of her career after passing out on the red carpet at her big Hollywood premiere and being sent to recover with her upbeat aunt in Indiana. Morgan Carter (Jo ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: paparazzi, actor's life, rehabilitation, showbiz, small town, small town life, artists and showbiz, youth, celebrity culture, high school life, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 127
Funny Bunny (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gene spends his days canvassing about childhood obesity. One day he canvasses Titty, an emotionally-arrested 19-year-old who has successfully sued his own father to win back a large inheritance and gotten himself disowned in the process. Gene ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: social misfits, friendship, love triangle, friends, knife, bicycle, pig, rabbit, woman slaps man
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%