Movies like Jack the Dog

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Jack the Dog (2001)
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Jack the Dog (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jack is a successful photographer who has always been a womanizer. But at one point in his life he wants to settle down. He marries Faith and together they have a son, Sam. But things aren't working out that well as the two, due to Jack's active working life, grow apart more and more. When Jack can't control himself anymore and starts an affair with Hope, the marriage is over. Faith moves to London to marry the wealthy Klaus and wants to take Sam with her. But Jack wants his son with him and both agree to shared custody. Jack desire for women doesn't vanish, but living together with his son slowly brings a change in him.
Plot: sex, obsession, photographer, divorce, seduction, womanizer, single father, hollywood, father son relationship, infidelity, sex addict, neurosis, husband wife relationship, death of mother, autobiography, marriage, child custody, domineering mother, arrested development, custody battle, remarry, mother son relationship, coffin
Place: london, los angeles

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Most similar movies to Jack the Dog

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about sex, husband wife relationship, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, friendship and marriage mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Jack the Dog: Blume in Love (1973), Sexual Life (2004), Solitary Man (2009), Chuck & Buck (2000), Scumbag Hustler (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Blume in Love (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Lawyer Stephen Blume, specialized in divorces, lives a paradoxical situation when, having his own marriage break up, is still in love with his ex-wife. Gedorge Segal plays a divorce lawyer who is divorced himself after his wife (Susan Anspach) ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, sentimental, stylized ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, divorce, lawyer, marriage, romance, dishonesty, unfulfillment, love and romance, family problems, couples, breakup ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: venice, los angeles, usa, beverly hills, italy ...
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95%
 5.0
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Sexual Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disparate individuals rationalize their infidelities.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, looking for sex, singleness, sexual relations, dishonesty, love affair, womanizer, love and romance, battle of the sexes, introspection, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.3
 16K
Solitary Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A car magnate watches his personal and professional life hit the skids because of his business and romantic indiscretions.
Style: psychological, realistic, clever, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: loneliness, womanizer, sex addict, midlife crisis, self destructing, aging, infidelity, obsession, divorce, dishonesty, family relations, bankrupt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, boston, macau, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.6
 6K
Chuck & Buck (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Buck is a man-child who has lived his existence in a life of kindergarten collages and lollipops. Buck remembers his old childhood friend Chuck, with whom he feels a need to reconnect with after having invited him to his mother's funeral. Buck ...
Style: psychological, cynical, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, friendship, childhood friend, dark humor, gay, mentally unstable, unrequited love, man child, love triangle, rehearsal, death of mother ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Scumbag Hustler (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Soloman Crow pays a visit to his god fearing, bible quoting, closeted homosexual brother and his sexually repressed wife. He enters their home with a proclamation to kick a drug habit that almost cost him his life. Broke, it doesn't take ...
Style: surprise ending, humorous, feel good, light, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, husband wife relationship, marriage, money, brother brother relationship, friendship, satire, infidelity, drugs, deception, nudity (full frontal - brief), oral sex ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Man About Town (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A top Hollywood talent agent finds his cushy existence threatened when he discovers that his wife is cheating on him and that his journal has been swiped by a reporter out to bring him down.
Style: cynical, semi serious, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: infidelity, dishonesty, chase, husband wife relationship, journalism, self discovery, reporter, expose, extramarital affair, adultery, diary, talent agent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.9
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Tales of Paris (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The omnibus made of four separate romantic playlets, each with its own cast, director, and scenarist. "The Tale of Ella," directed by Jacques Poitrenaud, stars Dany Saval as an ambitious nightclub performer who very nearly messes up her ...
Style: anthology
Plot: audition, party, marriage, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, actress, hollywood, taxi, sex, film producer, compilation
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.4
 13K
Shampoo (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: George Roundy is a Beverly Hills hairstylist whose uncontrolled libido stands between him and his ambitions. He wants the security of a relationship. He wants to be a hairdressing "star" and open his own salon. But the fact that he beds ...
Style: sex comedy, sexy, sexual, witty, suspense ...
Plot: love triangle, nudity (full frontal - brief), election, loan, hippie, womanizer, hairdresser, presidential election, satire, politics, infidelity, sexual content ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, 70s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, california, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 6.5
 80K
Entourage (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Movie star Vincent Chase, together with his boys, Eric, Turtle and Johnny, are back…and back in business with super agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold. Some of their ambitions have changed, but the bond between them remains strong as they navigate ...
Style: sexy, humorous, feel good, cynical, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: hollywood, friendship, showbiz, rivalry, relationship vs career, celebrity, actor's life, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, movie star, desire for fame, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, ibiza, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 659
The Girls (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A theater company rehearses Aristophanes play "Lysistrata" in which the Athenian women revolt to force the men to suspend the war and make peace. The three leading female actresses, Liz, Marianne and Gunilla, all live in humiliating ...
Plot: women's rights, female nudity, sex, divorce, actress, nudity (full frontal - brief), male female relationship, marriage, husband wife relationship, flashback, anti war, theatrical troupe ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 559
Sex & Mrs. X (2000)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman regains her sense of self through a sexual reawakening after her husband leaves her for another woman.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: self esteem, seduction, breakup, starting over, self confidence, journalist, infidelity, self discovery, divorce, battle of the sexes, love and romance, feminism ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.5
 2K
Sunset Strip (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A day in Hollywood, 1972, with young people looking for the 24 hours that will change their lives. Zach will open that night for a British rocker at Whisky a Go-Go; he lives in a canyon and plays impromptu duets with a mysterious guitarist he ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, musician, love triangle, celebrity culture, nightlife, desire for fame, lifestyle, ambition, music band, rising to stardom, infidelity, showbiz ...
Time: 70s, year 1972
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sexy Wives Sindrome (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A doctor at a clinic where erotic role-playing is used to save troubled marriages gets turned on by his patients' sizzling fantasies.
Style: captivating, erotic, humorous, sex comedy, hot
Plot: seductive woman, role playing, sex, sexually dissatisfied wife, seduction, husband wife relationship, doctor patient relationship, sexual fantasy, sexual desire, seductress, marriage, sexuality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.8
 173
Dirty Tricks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Martin Clunes plays Edward, an English tutor at an Oxford language school. Seemingly charming and thoughtful, Edward is really a calculating liar and manipulator. A series of events triggered at a dinner party leads Edward down a very precarious and ...
Style: captivating, humorous, realistic, serious
Plot: husband wife relationship, court, murder, love, suspicion, adultery, infidelity, inheritance, seduction, money, cheating wife, female nudity ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 5K
Ellie Parker (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ellie Parker, an aspiring actress from Australia, lives a hectic Hollywood lifestyle, perpetually trying to land the role that will elevate her career. Living with her lothario musician boyfriend, Justin, Ellie is far from happy, finding support ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, neurotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, nightclub, infidelity, friendship, artists and showbiz, actor's life, showbiz, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, erection, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Terms of Endearment (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be. The movie covers several years of their lives as each finds different reasons to go on ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, tear jerker, compassionate ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, cancer, family relations, terminal illness, love affair, couples, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, adultery, mother daughter relationship, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: texas, new york, louisiana, usa, nebraska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 1K
Star Maps (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Carlos wants to be an actor. But his father, Pepe, wants him to work in the family business, that is, male prostitution. Carlos decides that he will be one of his father's boys until he can get his foot in the door in Hollywood.
Style: emotional, gloomy, touching, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rent boy, hollywood, dysfunctional family, male prostitution, mental illness, coming of age, youth, transsexual, society, prostitute, gender, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, latin america, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Head Of The Family (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man is delighted to hear that his wife is pregnant and he begins to prepare for the wonders of fatherhood. As time progresses along, the family grows larger with each successive child and the father feels his importance in the family has been ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, politics, marriage, pregnancy, student, children, mother daughter relationship, sex, breast feeding, father son relationship, evil man ...
Time: post world war two
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Squid and the Whale (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's.
Style: talky, sincere, depressing, absurd, humorous ...
Plot: divorce, writers, self fulfillment, coming of age, dysfunctional family, adolescence, parents and children, self esteem, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, writer's life, eccentric family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 15K
Alfie (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The film tells the story of a young man who leads a promiscuous lifestyle until several life reversals make him rethink his purposes and goals in life.
Style: witty, humorous, talky, emotional, intense ...
Plot: womanizer, playboy, abortion, promiscuity, lifestyle, self discovery, sexual relations, coming of age, infidelity, morality, jazz, party ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 11K
Heartburn (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Rachel is a food writer at a New York magazine who meets Washington columnist Mark at a wedding and ends up falling in love with him despite her reservations about marriage. They buy a house, have a daughter, and Rachel thinks they are living ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, journalism, pregnancy, journalist, battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, romance, couple relations, fall in love, crumbling marriage, midlife crisis, human nature ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.2
 6K
Husbands (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A common friend's sudden death brings three men, married with children, to reconsider their lives and ultimately leave together. But mindless enthusiasm for regained freedom will be short-lived.
Style: talky, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hotel, friends, dentist, midlife crisis, suburbs, gambling, friendship, infidelity, middle aged man, casino, basketball, buddies ...
Place: london, new york, england, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Student and Mister Henri (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Because of his wavering health, Monsieur Henri can no longer live alone in his Paris appartment. Particularly grumpy, he ends up nonetheless accepting his son Paul's suggestion that he let one of his rooms out to a young female student. Far ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, humorous, melancholic, suspenseful ...
Plot: father son conflict, old man, parent child relationship, father daughter conflict, seduction, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, strong female lead, friendship, infidelity, death, letter ...
Place: paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.7
 2K
Lemon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man watches his life unravel after he is left by his blind girlfriend.
Style: funny, witty, humorous, ironic
Plot: blindness, 40 year old, white male black female relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, self pity, audition, marital separation, dating, actor, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, frustration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, milwaukee wisconsin, tibet, israel, tunisia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 45K
Somewhere (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Italy, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A hard-living Hollywood actor re-examines his life after his 11-year-old daughter surprises him with a visit.
Style: psychological, touching, emotional, meditative, thought provoking ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, luxury hotel, family relations, casual sex, actor's life, lifestyle, direction and purpose, introspection, self involved, irresponsible, womanizer, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, milan italy, usa, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 18K
Thunder Road (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Officer Arnaud raises his daughter as a love letter to his late Mom.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, sincere, captivating
Plot: father daughter relationship, death of mother, judge, police, lawyer, child custody, school, funeral, police officer, family relations, love and romance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: austin texas, usa, louisiana, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.3
 86
Hunky Dory (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A glam rock dilettante's life takes a dramatic turn when his ex unexpectedly drops their 11-year-old son off for the week.
Style: lgbt cinema, tense, psychological, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: abandoned by mother, father son relationship, drug use, gay father, gay lead character, gay, gay interest, parents and children, family relations, single father, baby, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 576
Mom Squad (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: New mother Line is living the high life in Hong Kong with husband Bjørn when she discovers that he has been unfaithful to her with their Filipino nanny, so Line takes her baby son and heads back to her old hometown in southern Funen.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Plot: motherhood, divorce, infidelity, nanny, family relations, parents and children, family life, fatherhood, mother child relationship, male female relationship, family, couple relations ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Alex in Wonderland (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bohemian Alex Morrison has just finished directing his first feature length movie. In its previews, the movie is considered a critical, artistic and surefire commercial success. As such, Alex seemingly has his choice of what his next project will ...
Style: surreal, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hollywood, nudity (full frontal - brief), vietnam war, overnight success, couples, filmmaking, dark humor, showbiz, couple relations, rebelliousness, small town, celebrity culture ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: vietnam, los angeles, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 67K
Stepmom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jackie is a divorced mother of two. Isabel is the career minded girlfriend of Jackie’s ex-husband Luke, forced into the role of unwelcome stepmother to their children. But when Jackie discovers she is ill, both women realise they must put aside ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sad, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, kids, teens
Plot: terminal illness, step parent, divorce, parents and children, stepmother stepson relationship, remarry, custody, rebellious daughter, friendship, family life, human nature, ego clash ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%