Movies like A Girl Thing

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A Girl Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 237 min.
Story: A Girl Thing is a mini-series that revolves around a New York city street, a coffee house and a shrinks office. Dr. Beth Noonan is the therapist to one star per hour. Hour one deals with a woman not capable of having a relationship. Hour Two is about sisters who hate each other, trying to get along one last time. Hour Three is about adultery.
Style: semi serious, talky, sincere, realistic, clever, psychological, emotional, gloomy, serious, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong sexual content, introspection, doctors and patients, cafe, love and romance, power relations, infidelity, gays and lesbians, hostages, mentally unstable, siblings relations, estrangement, dishonesty, couples, family problems, family relations, gender, first lesbian experience, naked woman, sexy woman, sex in bed, bare breasts, female female kiss, blind date, therapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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USA
55 min.
 8.7
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USA
55 min.
 9.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, talky, clever and semi serious films with plots about couples, love and romance, infidelity, couple relations, romance, family relations and dysfunctional family mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like A Girl Thing: The Skeleton Twins (2014), The Reception (2005), Hope Springs (2012), Prime (2005), Dinner with Friends (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Skeleton Twins
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Estranged twins Maggie and Milo coincidentally cheat death on the same day, prompting them to reunite and confront the reasons their lives went so wrong. As the twins' reunion reinvigorates them, they realize the key to fixing their lives may ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, gloomy, dramatic ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, estrangement, drugs/alcohol, twins, relationships, depression, suicide, introspection, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, california
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
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The Reception
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The complex relationship between a wealthy French woman and her best friend a, gay black American, is thrown into turmoil when her estranged daughter comes to visit them with her new husband for the weekend in upstate New York. Through a series of ...
Style: talky, clever, serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family life, romance, gays and lesbians, single parent, unsupportive spouse, crumbling marriage, parents and children, death in the family, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, family in crisis, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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System:   76%
    User:   66%
 
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Hope Springs
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After thirty years of marriage, a middle-aged couple attends an intense, week-long counseling session to work on their relationship.
Style: talky, sincere, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, marriage, golden years, hotel, self discovery, relationships, couple relations, psychology, mentor, golf, twists & turns, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, maine
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    User:   75%
 
 6.2
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Prime
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A career driven professional from Manhattan is wooed by a young painter, who also happens to be the son of her psychoanalyst.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, artist, divorce, marriage, jewish, unlikely couple, relationships, therapist, culture clash, interracial romance, fall in love, wine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, salt lake city utah, warsaw poland, panama ...
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    User:   58%
 
Dinner with Friends
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A husband and wife reevaluate their marriage after their closest friends, another couple decide to split up after twelve years.
Style: talky, clever, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, marriage, divorce, relationships, crumbling marriage, unlikely friendships, suburbs, introspection, drinking, dialogue, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california, poland ...
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Kissing Jessica Stein
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jessica, a Jewish copy editor living and working in New York City, is plagued by failed blind dates with men, and decides to answer a newspaper's personal advertisement. The advertisement has been placed by 'lesbian-curious' Helen ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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    User:   68%
 
 7.2
 82K
Beginners
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, melancholic, sad ...
Plot: cancer, gay, father son relationship, relationships, self discovery, terminal illness, death, loneliness, homosexuality, depression, marriage, coming out ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1955, year 1971, year 2003 ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york
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System:   61%
    User:   70%
 
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Shortbus
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of New Yorkers caught up in their milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality. The characters converge in a weekly Brooklyn social/artistic/sexual salon "Shortbus", loosely ...
Style: sexual, stylized, semi serious, erotic, clever ...
Plot: sex, gay, sexuality, homosexuality, lesbian, suicide attempt, voyeurism, loneliness, depression, pornography, drugs/alcohol, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
 4.2
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Sam the Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Before he broke out with the J.D. Salinger-esque Tadpole in 2002, producer-turned-director Gary Winick filmed this little-seen relationship drama. Fisher Stevens stars as the title character, a writer with one novel under his belt who can't ...
Style: talky, semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, writer's life, romance, battle of the sexes, infidelity, crumbling marriage, looking for love, singleness, midlife crisis, twentysomething life, breakup, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   59%
 
The Four-Faced Liar
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Four Faced Liar is a story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City... A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, romance, urban, friendship, love triangle, twentysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, lesbian relationship, couples, infidelity, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   59%
 
Trust the Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Overachieving actress, Rebecca (Moore), must come to grips with her failing marriage to stay-at-home dad, Tom (Duchovny). While Rebecca's slacker brother, Tobey (Billy Crudup), can't seem to commit to his aspiring-novelist girlfriend, ...
Style: humorous, talky, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, infidelity, sex, battle of the sexes, relationships, adultery, introspection, happy ending, couple relations, cheating, writers, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   63%
 
A Little Help
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: It's a movie for everyone whose life has been thrown off-course, out of whack, or simply not turned out the way they planned it. In other words, it's a movie for everyone, period. Set in suburban Long Island in the summer of 2002, with the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, folk, drugs/alcohol, dealing with death, rock, thirtysomething life, island, dishonesty, family relations, fall in love, lie, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   47%
 
The Kids Are All Right
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two women, Nic and Jules, brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one of their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers' backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, clever, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian, coming of age, parenthood, marriage, adultery, father daughter relationship, infidelity, gays and lesbians, betrayal, sex, sexuality, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, southern california, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
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Blue Valentine
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dean and Cindy live a quiet life in a modest neighborhood. They appear to have the world at their feet at the outset of the relationship. However, his lack of ambition and her retreat into self-absorption cause potentially irreversible cracks in ...
Style: emotional, realistic, talky, stylized, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, romance, dysfunctional family, love, depression, parenthood, divorce, male nudity, death, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   52%
 
Conversations with Other Women
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: clever, talky, witty, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, hotel, wedding, infidelity, adultery, folk, introspection, relationships, dialogue driven, storytelling, couple relations, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   40%
 
 8.7
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Six Feet Under
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A darkly comic look at members of a dysfunctional L.A. family that run a funeral business.  When death is your business, what is your life? For the Fisher family, the world outside of their family-owned funeral home continues to be at least as ...
Style: gloomy, serious, psychological, dark humor, surreal ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, drugs/alcohol, death, dealing with death, introspection, suburbs, redemption, family business, couple relations, siblings relations, parents and children, funeral home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   50%
 
Gabi on the Roof in July
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ambitious painter on the verge of a big break confronts his moral decay when his idealist, hell-raising, younger sister comes to stay with him in New York City for the summer.
Style: semi serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, humorous ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, siblings relations, college, relationship vs career, twentysomething life, romance, coming of age, couples, buddies, follow your dream, human nature, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
Suburban Girl
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Publishing assistant Brett Eisenberg wants to be a big-time editor. However, she lacks self-confidence, a problem that isn't helped by her new, overbearing boss. Brett soon enters into a relationship with Archie, an older man who has plenty of ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, couple relations, romance, suburbs, friendship, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, advice, gift, seduction, deception ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
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The Puffy Chair
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh's life is pretty much in the toilet. He's a failed NYC indie rocker, and a failing booking agent. But he finds the potential of a small victory in a really bad idea. He decides to purchase a 1985 Lazy Boy on eBay, just like the one ...
Style: talky, realistic, road movie, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, road trip, marriage, on the road, relationships, parents and children, drinking, couples, loneliness, existentialism, wedding, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
 4.5
 162
Irene in Time
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film about the complex relationships between fathers and daughters, and the potential lifelong consequences of those relationships.
Style: talky, sincere, serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, urban, looking for love, parents and children, romance, couples, family relations, introspection, haunted by the past, hopes, love and romance, improv ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
 4.8
 194
Intentions
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Renee leads a fulfilling life as a professor of theater, mother of two girls, and wife to a kind and successful husband. Her life of contentment is changed forever when she discovers an undeniable attraction between herself and a female graduate ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, psychological
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, college, introspection, forbidden love, teachers and students, life turned upside down, gender, love and romance, infidelity, crumbling marriage, human nature, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   48%
 
An Unmarried Woman
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A wealthy woman from Manhattan's Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of 16 years leaves her for a younger woman.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, introspection, self discovery, romance, midlife crisis, couple relations, infidelity, love affair, parents and children, fall in love, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
 7.6
 22K
The L Word
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A group of lesbian friends struggle with romance and careers in Los Angeles.
Style: sexual, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, couple relations, lesbian relationship, romance, friendship, life turned upside down, looking for love, infidelity, love triangle, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   48%
 
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 5.9
 2K
Easy
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Quirky Jamie Harris (Marguerite Moreau) has a big problem: She's a magnet for less-than-kind men as she hops beds. But things start to look up when she becomes the object of affection of two seemingly normal guys, Mick (Brian O'Byrne) and ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, gays and lesbians, romance, introspection, couple relations, love triangle, looking for love, sexual relations, singleness, twentysomething life, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
The Private Lives of Pippa Lee
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life you love may be your own.... The wife of a much older man finds herself attracted to their neighbour's son, who is closer to her age.
Style: emotional, touching, semi serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: marriage, mental illness, depression, runaway, dysfunctional family, starting over, friendship, suicide attempt, relationships, guilt, adoption, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
Dan in Real Life
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Advice columnist, Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. Things get even more complicated when Dan finds out that the woman he falls in love ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: single father, romance, parenthood, father daughter relationship, single parent, love triangle, wedding, relationships, family drama, love story, family, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, rhode island, new jersey, usa, new england
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System:   39%
    User:   42%
 
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Julie Johnson
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A New Jersey housewife is dissatisfied with her everyday life because she is smarter than she or anyone else knows. While taking a computer class, Julie discovers her abilities and finds the courage to make dramatic life changes. This is a story of ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, talky, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, follow your dream, feminism, school, self discovery, college, couple relations, friendship, forbidden love, parents and children, singleness, road not taken ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
The Weather Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Chicago weather man, separated from his wife and children, debates whether professional and personal success are mutually exclusive.
Style: realistic, talky, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: midlife crisis, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, existentialism, father son relationship, weatherman, introspection, life, depression, foul language, loneliness, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois
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System:   36%
    User:   38%
 

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