Movies like Sleepless in Madrid

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Sleepless in Madrid (1998)
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Sleepless in Madrid (1998)
Original name: insomnio
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eva, Alba y Juan are the protagonist of the story. Eva gives birth to Marina, Alba has just been left by her boyfriend. And Juan is happily married. Their paths intersect one night and their lifes will change forever.
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, realistic, semi serious
Plot: love and romance, babies and infants, insomnia, couples, introspection, drugs/alcohol, unfulfillment, romance, female nudity, pubic hair, male nudity
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain

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Most similar movies to Sleepless in Madrid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, family relations, couple relations and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Sleepless in Madrid: A Woman in the Rain (1992), Easy Sex, Sad Movies (2014), The Garden (1995), The Anonymous Queen (1992), More Grief Than Glory (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Woman in the Rain (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: parallel world, love affair, couples, destiny, romance, fall in love, love and romance, road not taken, multiple outcomes, rain
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Easy Sex, Sad Movies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Buenos Aires screenwriter Pablo is hired to write a new romantic comedy. As he begins his story, he visualizes his characters living in Madrid. Pablo creates a meet-cute between Marina and VĂ­ctor, a cute couple in Madrid who are soon totally in ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: filmmaking, couples, love affair, artists and showbiz, unfulfilled love, romance, love and romance, writer's life, introspection, unfulfillment, singleness, panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 8.0
 2K
The Garden (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Slovakia, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jakub's life arrived at a dead-end. He leaves his job, and gets into conflict with his father. The trouble just grows by his relation with a married woman. Breaking out, Jakub realizes the pleasures of the countryside in the old garden of his ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, semi serious, offbeat, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, miraculous event, couples, unfulfillment, imaginary, love and romance, couple relations, romance, love affair, religions or cults, tailor, old house ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Anonymous Queen (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Anna Luz, a married woman, rethinks her life when she receives the visit of a stranger who claims to be her neighbor from the floor below. His arrival coincides with the entry of a series of extravagant characters who, as in a dream, invade his ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: farce, nothing goes right, sexual relations, couples, disorder, shower, gun
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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More Grief Than Glory (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David is a teenager who feels he doesn't belong to a life where his family, friends and the girl he loves seem not to understand him.
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, unfulfilled love, siblings relations, nothing goes right, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, gender, friends, family relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.8
 180
V.O.S. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A game between four characters. A comedy about love and friendship. A film about the great lie of story telling that moves between reality and fiction.
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friends, couple relations, romance, unfulfillment, hopes, singleness, fall in love, love and romance, love triangle, love affair, best friends, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Semen, a Love Sample (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A biologist in an insemination clinic unexpectedly falls in love with a free-spirited trapeze artist and the idea of fathering her child. A hilarious romantic comedy about love at first sight, with complications to follow...and more laughs than you ...
Style: erotic, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual
Plot: nothing goes right, love and romance, fall in love, couples, disorder, strong sexual content, clinic, pregnancy, sex scene, masturbation, barefoot woman, semen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
I Wonder Who's Kissing You Now (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this rom-com Sam is having problems with both his professional life and his marriage. His career as a film director has dried up, while at home he's sure that his new bride is having an affair. He might be right as she's started seeing ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sexual
Plot: love affair, dishonesty, couples, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, infidelity, jealousy, affair, sex
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Love Thy Neighbor (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Suburbanites Danny and Linda try to overcome their various differences and try to get along after his wife and her husband run off with each other.
Style: feel good, sentimental, offbeat, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, couple relations, love and romance, romance, suburban life, opposites attract, unfulfillment, family relations, family problems, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.8
 288
Face the Music (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Divorced couple Charlie and Lisa Hunter once a song writing team decide to spend a weekend in the French countryside to inspire them to write one last song together. But there is one person who isn't too crazy about the idea... Charlie's ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: unfulfillment, romance, crumbling marriage, love and romance, friendship, breakup, artists and showbiz, family relations, friends, couples, songwriting, songwriter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Unresolved Sexual Tension (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: University Professor Juanjo falls into a tailspin of depression and confusion after being dumped by his girlfriend. Convinced that he is being manipulated by her, he persuades his boldest student, Nico, to help him regain his former love. However, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, romance, couples, infidelity, love triangle, college, topless, bikini, lesbian sex, lesbian kiss
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 525
The Oddball (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Can one ensure immortal love? Hippolyte, an eccentric notary, sees his marriage to Camille as his one great success. He also believes that love doesn't last, and this flummoxes him as they approach their 15th anniversary. To test her love for ...
Style: offbeat, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, family relations, anonymous letter, grief, notary, male female relationship, secret admirer, divorce ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Almost Pregnant (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlie (Conaway) is a happy man with a beautiful wife (Roberts), a wonderful career and every blessing a man could want except "...children". When the wife demands a "star child" and Charlie can't deliver the goods, they ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: infertility, farce, fall in love, babies and infants, love and romance, romance, family relations, couples, dishonesty, family life, pregnancy, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Love at First Hiccough (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Anja is a beautiful and very well proportioned high school senior... and still a virgin. She insists that she wants her first time to be with a guy, who knows what it's about. Her rich (and arrogant, pretentious and obnoxious) boyfriend Peter ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: youth, siblings relations, love and romance, teenage life, couples, young lovers, young love, first love, high school
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.8
 115
Zapping (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: voyeurism, twins, rivalry, vengeance, couples, female nudity, male nudity
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 176
I Do & I Don't (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A screwball comedy about a young couple that must endure premarital counseling and the horrific married couple they are assigned to.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, screwball, drugs/alcohol, love and romance, couple relations, verbal byplay, unfulfillment, wedding
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Love Is Not What It Used to Be (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alex comes across Lucias life, two youngsters who start discovering each other, the escape velocity will determine their future.Paz y Jorge see how their relationship is fading and they don't know what to do, hyperbola, whose bodies will never ...
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, witty, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: urban, love affair, couples, fall in love, city life, romance, love and romance, couple relations, elderly lovers, university professor, knee injury, retirement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Tomorrow's Another Day (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Such an inconsequential event - the unfortunate purchase of a package of cling film - reveals the character and behavior of a small group of individuals caught up in the chaos of today's society. Though it creates arguments and inner ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: friendship, unfulfillment, couples, lifestyle, human nature, friends, crumbling marriage, couple relations, husband wife relationship, paranoia, cellist, rifle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.8
 392
Boyfriends (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Paul, Matt, and Will (in their 30s) have been friends for years. They converge at the seaside for the weekend, each with a boyfriend in tow. Paul is with Ben, his companion of five years: their relationship is on the rocks after months of ...
Style: sexual, touching, semi serious, humorous, talky ...
Plot: introspection, lifestyle, gender, human nature, obsession, reunion, breakup, best friends, couples, looking for love, terminal illness, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
I Love You Too (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Written by comedian Peter Helliar, I LOVE YOU TOO stars Brendan Cowell as Jim, a 30-something emotionally stunted man whose inability to declare his love to his girlfriend, Alice, threatens to cost him the best thing he ever had but leads him to ...
Style: offbeat, touching, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wooing, buddies, couples, friendship, romance, love and romance, couple relations, friends, thirtysomething life, breakup, lifestyle
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 440
Room to Rent (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ali is a young Egyptian screenwriter determined to succeed in London, where he has been a student. He loves the artistic and political freedom, the colours, the music, the individualism. But he has little money, his student visa is about to expire ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, sexual ...
Plot: reincarnation, immigrants, love and romance, unlikely couple, gays and lesbians, down on your luck, nightclub, writer's life, romance, culture clash, disorder, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 66
Soft Hearts (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Annie sets her sights on her co-worker Ron she gets a few drinks in him at an office party and then has her way with him in car. A few weeks later she's expecting and is ready to set up housekeeping. Only problem? Ron's boyfriend Nick ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: gays and lesbians, love and romance, unfulfilled love, sexual relations, working class, love triangle, infidelity, pregnancy, romance, office, couples, gender ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
My Amnesia Girl (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Apollo finds himself surrounded by friends who are beginning to settle down, he is faced with the possibility of finding his true love. It all boils down to one name: Irene. It must be fate then, when he once again sees Irene, his ex-girlfriend ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, offbeat, touching, humorous
Plot: haunted by the past, romance, love and romance, cons and scams, couples, breakup, memory loss, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, car accident, amnesia, lie, apology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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I'm Shy, But I'll Heal (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pierre is a hotel cashier in Vichy, so shy that he answers an ad from the Psychology Institute and can't say no to the salesman, Aldo; he spends 6,000 francs on tapes, books, and a punching bag. Soon after, he's smitten by Agnes, a hotel ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, psychological
Plot: wooing, unfulfilled love, fall in love, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, casino, dishwasher, cashier, luxury hotel
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, vichy, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Traci Townsend (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A beautiful and successful journalist, interviews her three previous boyfriends, to find out why they never proposed. Each distinctly different interview, comically teaches Traci more about herself than she would care to know.
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, sincere, witty ...
Plot: couples, singleness, love and romance, romance, journalism, showbiz, vibrator, ice cream, egotist, sex scene, lingerie, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 486
White on Rice (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: 40-year-old Jimmy is growing up, or at least he's getting older. While mooching the upper bunk of his ten-year-old nephew's bed, he enjoys the never-ending generosity of his sister Aiko, and dodges the wrath of his impatient brother-in-law ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dinosaur, adolescence vs adulthood, romance, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, youth, love triangle, introspection, couples, family life, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
How to Be a Woman and Not Die Trying (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Carmen, a journalist with two children, is on her third marriage, to Antonio, a record producer. Over the course of a year, we follow her through her discontents: Antonio's lateness, his fatigue when she wants to make love, his insistence on ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, clever, feel good ...
Plot: journalist, couples, workplace situations, romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, love and romance, destructive relationship, relationship vs career, family problems, family life, mentally unstable ...
Time: 40s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 706
Say I Do (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An unlikely couple fake a relationship to win a TV game show prize. Wannabe actress Estrella dreams of becoming a hostess on a romance reality-TV show presented by Amador Rosales. Meanwhile, movie usher and film buff Victor, who hates such reality ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: dishonesty, disorder, couples, tv show, love and romance, fall in love, romance, unlikely couple, media, ladykiller, hotel, wig ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.7
 399
Wirey Spindell (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the eve of his wedding, a Manhattanite takes a whimsical look back at his formative years and sexuality.
Style: offbeat, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, rising to stardom, romance, city life, legends and myths, gays and lesbians, taxi, unlikely couple, sexual relations, hopes, love and romance, singleness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Made in Italy (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: French writer Luca Morandi was born in Italy. He is forty years old and finds himself at a crossroads in his life. He doesn't know where to turn: France, his adopted home where he was raised, or Italy, the country of his birth, perfect, ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: lifestyle, family relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, loss of father, attempted seduction, seductive behavior, plastic surgeon, paparazzi, family secret, television ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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