Movies like Diary of a Tired Black Man

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Diary of a Tired Black Man (2008)
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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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: interracial relations, opposites attract, social differences, looking for love, romance, love and romance, couples, society, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, african american, divorce, ex wife, black woman, marriage, black man, interview
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Diary of a Tired Black Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, society, fall in love, opposites attract and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Diary of a Tired Black Man: The Brothers (2001), Good Deeds (2012), Phat Girlz (2006), Walkaway (2010), The Wish List (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Brothers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the other three friends find themselves having to ...
Style: touching, feel good, romantic, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, relationships, love and romance, battle of the sexes, singleness, friendship between men, playboy, african american, women, marriage, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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100%
 5.6
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Good Deeds (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Businessman Wesley Deeds is jolted out of his scripted life when he meets Lindsey, a single mother who works on the cleaning crew in his office building.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: rich man poor woman, opposites attract, forbidden love, social differences, fall in love, family relations, couples, single parent, romance, society, family business, rich and poor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.2
 9K
Phat Girlz (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two plus-sized ladies meet the men of their dreams in the most unexpected of ways.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, inspirational, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: fashion, friendship, follow your dream, looking for love, self discovery, lifestyle, introspection, african american, fall in love, female protagonist, depression, women ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nigeria, africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 813
Walkaway (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Walkaway, a light-comedy drama, mocks the clutches of social obligations on young Indian professionals settled in New York City.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, romance, friendship, society, lifestyle, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, fall in love, couples, family relations, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 6.2
 965
The Wish List (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sarah Fisher, an overly organized, by-the-numbers kind of woman, makes a "wish list" of all the qualities and traits her future husband should have. After finding the perfect man, she falls for a guy who meets none of her criteria and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love triangle, opposites attract, looking for love, couples, dinner, rivalry, society, friendship, dating, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ecuador
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Jack and Jill vs. the World (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack and Jill's Manifesto of Rules to Live By Rule 1 Be honest Rule 2 Believe in fairy tales Rule 3 Accept time as our friend Rule 4 Make sure the nooky is good Rule 5 Promote beauty. Wage a sustained campaign against ugliness Rule 6 Abandon ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, social differences, fall in love, opposites attract, romance, terminal illness, couples, attraction, love and romance, seductive, seduction, female director
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.8
 1K
Chance (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 'Chance' is a black comedy about how hard it is to find "the one". Mostly told from the point-of-view of a young, sexually aggressive woman, named Chance, whom according to her: "we're all out there looking for true ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, couples, wooing, romance, mother daughter relationship, twentysomething life, singleness, gays and lesbians, love and romance, relationships, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Only Decent People (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: David Samuels is from an intellectual Jewish family from the posh Amsterdam Old South, where he is often mistaken as Moroccan because of his dark hair. David is a remarkable man on a mission: to find a ghetto fabulous queen with great tits and thick ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: interracial relations, fish out of water, obsessive quest, couples, meet the parents, social differences, love and romance, escapades, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Out at the Wedding (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After telling her fiancé, Dana, that her entire family is dead, Manhattanite Alex whisks off to her childhood home in South Carolina to serve as bridesmaid at her high-maintenance, estranged sister Jeannie's wedding. As she tries not to steal ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, opposites attract, fall in love, eccentric family, self discovery, couples, society, romance, love and romance, looking for love, singleness, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south carolina, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.6
 3K
Falling Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nursing student forced to quit school for family reasons winds up taking a job as a doorman in an elite apartment building in New York City, where he sparks to one of his residents.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, student life, buddies, fall in love, love and romance, rich and poor, boss and employee, workplace situations, concierge, workplace, elevator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
My Faraway Bride (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of Alex, a copy-writer dreaming of being an adventure novelist someday, who meets and romances Indian beauty Reena, while she is vacationing in California. Torn by her blossoming feelings for Alex and her Indian family values and ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: social differences, opposites attract, love affair, friendship, society, tragic love, fall in love, couples, romance, fish out of water, looking for love, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, usa, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.2
 10K
5 Flights Up (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A long-time married couple who've spent their lives together in the same New York apartment become overwhelmed by personal and real estate-related issues when they plan to move away.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: golden years, real estate, elderly, couples, love and romance, couple relations, society, aging, interracial relations, husband wife relationship, city life, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Luke and Brie Are on a First Date (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It is the first date of Luke and Brie. They will spend the night together at bars, parties and streets of Los Angeles. The risk of a first encounter, and the relentless pursuit of naturalness, will make their relationship dance between flirting and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, looking for love, dating, love, society, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, hipster, first date, bar
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
For Love of Ivy (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When it was released in 1968, For Love of Ivy was the first mainstream Hollywood film to depict a mature romantic relationship between a black man and woman. Sidney Poitier stars as Jack Parks, a trucking executive who runs an illegal travelling ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, gambling, couples, eligible bachelor, couple relations, family life, cons and scams, fall in love, interracial relations, social differences, love affair, looking for love ...
Time: 60s
Place: harlem, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.8
 158
A Silent Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Through an Internet service, a Montreal professor arranges for himself a Mexican bride. But both husband and wife, even with their good intentions, are in for a bumpy ride toward marital harmony.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: love triangle, interracial relations, family relations, looking for love, opposites attract, human nature, social differences, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montreal, mexico, latin america, canada, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Christian Mingle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young, modern single woman enters the world of online dating looking for an instant soul mate.
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious, christian film
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, society, looking for love, love and romance, couples, religions or cults, couple relations, fall in love, christianity, dating, female protagonist, online dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Pulling Strings (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Rachel is an intelligent, modern-day woman constantly on the move. Primarily focused on her career as a diplomatic consul for the U.S. embassy, she's literally lived her life on the move, globe-trotting from city to city. Currently working in ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, couples, fall in love, social differences, single parent, romance, love and romance, travel, society, mariachi, incident, customs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
 16K
Tanu Weds Manu (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Manu comes to India to find a bride for himself and falls for Tanu at first sight but Tanu, a free spirited girl has no plans of marrying him.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, rebelliousness, looking for love, fall in love, rebellion, romance, destiny, couples, rejection, hopes, love and romance, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india, punjab, delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Other End of the Line (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An employee at an Indian call-center travels to San Francisco to be with a guy she falls for over the phone
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: call center, couples, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, disorder, romance, interracial relations, wedding, culture clash, love interest, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
I'm Through with White Girls (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jay Brooks is that black guy who digs indie rock, graphic novels, and dates white chicks. After a slew of bad break-ups, Jay gives up white women, "cold turkey," and he goes on a mission: "Operation Brown Sugar". But because Jay ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: interracial relations, ethnic stereotype, hip hop, jazz, romance, looking for love, couples, society, lifestyle, wooing, dating, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Shades of Ray (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: American-born Ray Rehman comes home one night to find his Pakistani father on his doorstep. Ray's Caucasian mother threw him out. It's an awkward time for his father to move in as Ray just proposed to his Caucasian girlfriend - who ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, interracial relations, couple relations, romance, identity crisis, couples, parents and children, actor's life, family relations, family reunited, moral dilemma, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 2K
Not My Type (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Clement, a young philosophy teacher, is sent to Arras for a year. He meets Jennifer, a pretty hair stylist, and the two freely share their hearts and bodies as they try to overcome the cultural and social divide between them.
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, social differences, society, young lovers, romance, couples, beauty salon, opposites attract, provincial life, love and romance, couple relations, giant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Goodbye Girl (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Musical dancer on the way out (at 36) Paula McFadden had it swell with actor Tony DeSanti, but instead of taking her to Hollywood he gets a European movie part. He even sublets their (his) New York apartment to Elliot Garfield, who generously lets ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, unlikely couple, opposites attract, family relations, couples, showbiz, starting over, dancer's life, romance, love and romance, male female relationship, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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A Perfect Match (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On the day of his forced retirement, a grumpy school principal decides, together with his neighbour, to search for a wife on the Internet...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: retirement home life, fall in love, looking for love, opposites attract, solitude, couples, love and romance, romance, nothing goes right, disorder, golden years, maid ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Civilization of Maxwell Bright (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After a series of bad relationships, a man orders a mail order bride and receives more than he bargained for.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: wife, femme fatale, opposites attract, couples, womanizer, romance, self discovery, social differences, dark humor, husband wife relationship, misogynist, buddhism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 975
Double Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two sisters, no love lives. Both end up dating the same man, and inviting him to meet the family on December 17th. He doesn’t know there are two sisters or that he committed to two different dates on the same day.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Plot: wedding, wooing, twins, couples, impossible love, romance, true love, siblings relations, love and romance, looking for love, love triangle, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
 609
Spooner (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Facing eviction from his parent's home on his 30th birthday, a socially awkward guy meets the girl of his dreams and creates his own rules for growing up.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, opposites attract, family relations, couples, love and romance, romance, race against time, workplace, lifestyle, parents and children, boss and employee, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Tim Alexander's A Mother's Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Regina Reynolds is a strong black woman in the truest sense -- but her taste for the good life doesn't necessarily include her husband, Marcus, or her daughter, Monica. It's going to take a mother's unconditional love to pray Regina ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Plot: parents and children, family life, couples, family problems, dysfunctional family, couple relations, family relations, marriage, black romance, lifestyle change, black woman, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Heavy Petting (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charlie thinks he's met the perfect woman, but in order to be with her, he must first get past her dog. Just when he thinks all is lost, he realizes that he loves the dog too! Now he must do everything he can to keep them both.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: dog, wooing, couple relations, lifestyle, looking for love, romance, pets, love and romance, couples, animal life, human animal relationship, voyeur ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
God Send Me a Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A stage play about a young lady in her 20's who keeps dating the wrong men, her friends and family try to make her see what she's doing wrong but she learns on her own that that the man she really needed was right in front of her the whole ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, psychological, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, couples, young lovers, midlife crisis, suburbs, youth, society, womanizer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, christian, looking for love, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%