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Such Good Friends (1971)
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Such Good Friends (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Otto Preminger directs this comedy-drama based upon the novel by Lois Gould and adapted by Elaine May (under the pseudonym Esther Dale). Julie Messinger (Dyan Cannon) is an intense woman who hides her wild emotions and desires under her conventional facade. Her husband Richard (Laurence Luckinbill) checks into the hospital for a simple mole removal that goes seriously wrong. The stellar cast includes James Coco, Jennifer O'Neill, Ken Howard, Louise Lasser, Nina Foch, Sam Levine, Doris Roberts and Burgess Meredith.
Style: humorous, dark humor, biting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hospital, infidelity, mole, best friends, sexual relations, couple relations, love triangle, parents and children, love and romance, family life, starting over, midlife crisis, love affair, blind ambition, couples, dealing with death, doctors and patients, crumbling marriage, power relations, friends, ballroom dancing, male nudity, hamster, marriage, adultery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and clever films with plots about couples, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, love affair, dishonesty and unfulfillment mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Such Good Friends: Diary of a Mad Housewife (1970), A Change of Seasons (1980), The Freebie (2010), Just a Kiss (2002), The Last Time (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Diary of a Mad Housewife (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tina Balser is a bored New York housewife-mother married to Jonathan, a pompous, social-climbing lawyer who ridicules her in front of their children, criticizing everything she does or wears. She begins an affair with George Prager, a dashing, ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, mental illness, housewife, marital problem, couple relations, suburban life, love and romance, unfulfillment, feminism, introspection, human nature ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Change of Seasons (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Marriage takes a sour turn when a middle-aged husband falls for a young and sexy woman. Things get even more complicated when his wife starts a hot affair with a young lover of her own.
Style: sexy, sexual, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, love triangle, couple relations, dangerous attraction, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, love and romance, college, looking for love, love affair, crumbling marriage, singleness ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 5.1
 2K
The Freebie (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A couple hatches a highly dubious scheme to put the spark back in their marriage in this independent comedy drama. Annie (Katie Aselton) and Darren (Dax Shepard) have been married for seven years, and they love each other as much as the day they ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, infidelity, love affair, couple relations, sexual relations, moral dilemma, human nature, love and romance, battle of the sexes, sex talk, dishonesty, sexless marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.0
 1K
Just a Kiss (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of thirtysomethings having problems with fidelity gets an opportunity to turn back the clock.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, romance, love affair, infidelity, couples, looking for love, thirtysomething life, sexual relations, workplace romance, twentysomething life, dancer's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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The Last Time (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ted Ryker is the top salesman in the New York office of a business machine company; the corporate stock lives by quarterly sales numbers, the competition is keen, and the economy may be in a downturn. Ted's company is marking time until a new ...
Style: humorous, cynical, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: love triangle, dishonesty, couples, love affair, couple relations, infidelity, transplant, mind game, urban, romance, city life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, witty, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love affair, introspection, love triangle, dishonesty, couples, crumbling marriage, fall in love, romance, couple relations, infidelity, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Diggers (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Diggers is a coming-of-age story directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in The Hamptons, on the South Shore of Long Island, New York, as clam diggers in 1976. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, parents and children, coming of age, americana, social differences, social relations, youth, love and romance, save the day, father son relationship, friends, family relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.0
 181
Almost You (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Alex and Erica Boyer are a young couple in crisis. Alex, despite his loving wife, beautiful home and high-paying job, feels trapped. When Erica has an accident that leaves her temporarily confined to a wheelchair and requiring the services of a ...
Style: biting, semi serious, cynical, talky, humorous ...
Plot: urban, love and romance, couple relations, twentysomething life, romance, dishonesty, couples, cold relationship, introspection, disability, infidelity, midlife crisis ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 924
The Dandelions (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young girl is frustrated by her over-protective mom. At school, she meets another fearless little girl that is going to have a big influence on her.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: family life, best friends, parents and children, couple relations, friends, couples, little girl, friendship, coming of age, elementary school, youth, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.6
 4K
Motherhood (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Motherhood is a comedy written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann, and stars Uma Thurman, Anthony Edwards and Minnie Driver. Shot on location in New York’s West Village, focuses on the dilemmas of motherhood, such as marriage, work, and self, ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, family life, best friends, couple relations, parents and children, feminism, lifestyle, disorder, couples, family relations, friends, city life ...
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Bastards of Young (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Welcome to adulthood! When two early-30s couples celebrate their last annual Halloween party in New York, they are confronted with sex, lies, and unspoken drama which tests their relationships and futures.
Style: sincere, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, best friends, crumbling marriage, couple relations, introspection, thirtysomething life, friends, couples, bare breasts, adultery, halloween party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Kotch (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Joseph Kotcher, retired salesman, walks out on his son and daughter-in-law after their attempts to put him in a retirement home. He tracks down their babysitter, sacked because she is pregnant, and rents a small house nearby. He finds a new purpose ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, semi serious, psychological ...
Plot: teenage pregnancy, love and romance, elderly lovers, human nature, aging, couples, family life, friendship, single parent, babies and infants, teenage life, golden years ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Medicine Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cynical young man, diagnosed with cancer, meets a brash young leukemia patient in the hospital who more than matches his distaste for IV drips and weepy sentimentality.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: hospital, against the odds, opposites attract, terminal illness, couple relations, love affair, family problems, workplace, dysfunctional family, couples, life is a bitch, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: So called friends at a dinner party end up acting like a dysfunctional family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, biting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, nothing goes right, siblings relations, family relations, love and romance, crumbling marriage, love triangle, infidelity, midlife crisis, couples, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
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Breast Men (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: We follow the two Texas doctors who invented the modern breast implant and its surgical procedure. However, when success and money come their way, they split up and follow different paths. One becomes the surgeon of the everyday woman while the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, humorous, clever ...
Plot: plastic surgery, stripper, rise and fall, power relations, intern, lawsuit, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, doctors and patients, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.4
 2K
Book of Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Living among fusty academics, an unusual young man gets between a high school history teacher and his wife.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, melancholic, touching
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, adultery, infidelity, love triangle, betrayal, crumbling marriage, sexual relations, lifestyle, human nature, store, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Seduction of Mimi (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Mimi is a Sicilian dockworker who loses his job when he votes against the Mafia candidate in what he thinks is a secret ballot. He leaves his wife behind and goes to Turin, where he meets and moves in with Fiore, a street vendor and Communist ...
Style: clever, humorous, talky, dark humor, semi serious ...
Plot: working class, infidelity, love and romance, gangsters, price of justice, nothing goes right, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, boss and employee, love triangle, farce, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: sicily, italy, europe, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
An Unmarried Woman (1978)
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: emotional, humorous, sentimental, psychological, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, starting over, self discovery, fall in love, couple relations, romance, betrayal, breakup, parents and children, hopes, love and romance, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 479
Loving (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brooks Wilson is in crisis. He is torn between his wife Selma and two daughters and his mistress Grace, and also between his career as a successful illustrator and his feeling that he might still produce something worthwhile.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: infidelity, liquor, love affair, down on your luck, suburban life, midlife crisis, addiction, love and romance, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, leadership ...
Time: 70s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.5
 787
It's My Turn (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A successful but stressed mathematics professor (Clayburgh) goes to her father's wedding and falls in love with her father's bride's son (Douglas), a prematurely retired pro baseball player. She must choose between him and her current ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, ambition, sport team, family relations, power relations, couples, looking for love, family life, feminism, infidelity, singleness, workplace romance ...
Time: future
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.6
 969
The New Age (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Peter and Katherine Witner are Southern California super-yuppies with great jobs but no center to their lives. When they both lose their jobs and begin marital infidelities, their solution is to start their own business together. In order to find ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: society, self discovery, filmmaking, crumbling marriage, family problems, breakup, lifestyle, rise and fall, starting over, infidelity, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.5
 871
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, dark humor, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, couples, mentally unstable, lifestyle, midlife crisis, family life, writer's life, nothing goes right, misfit, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.6
 470
Rich Kids (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two 12 year olds, the products of Upper West Side broken homes, struggle to make sense of their parents lives and their own adolescent feelings
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: friends, divorce, coming of age, crumbling marriage, parents and children, couples, family life, family problems, friendship, family relations, meaningful kiss, best friends ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
I Think I Love My Wife (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Richard Cooper is a married man and father of two who is just plain bored with married life. Not getting any sex from his wife, he resorts to ogling random women on the street to the point he takes lunch late to look at them. When old crush Nikki ...
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, marriage, marital problem, midlife crisis, infidelity, romance, love affair, family life, family relations, couple relations, sexual relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 3K
The End (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wendell Lawson has only six months to live. Not wanting to endure his last few months of life waiting for the end, he decides to take matters into his own hands and enlists the help of a delusional mental patient to help him commit suicide.
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: terminal illness, couples, family problems, society, clergy, self discovery, family relations, unsuccessful, dysfunctional family, disorder, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
 494
Scorchers (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Bayou La Teche, Louisiana sizzles as the Cajun town celebrates the wedding of Splendid and Dolan. The trouble comes on the wedding night when Splendid is determined to maintain her innocence. On the other side of town Splendids' cousin has her ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: prostitute, love affair, couple relations, family gatherings, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, couples, family life, strong sexual content, betrayal, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.2
 5K
The Hospital (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A suicidal doctor struggles to find meaning in his life while a murderer stalks the halls of his hospital.
Style: dark humor, talky, clever, semi serious, biting ...
Plot: murder, hospital, chaos, midlife crisis, alcohol abuse, introspection, fighting the system, couples, innocence lost, sexual dysfunction, stalking, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.6
 2K
Plaza Suite (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: hotel, luxury hotel, multiple storylines, family relations, honeymoon, love triangle, infidelity, lovers reunited, midlife crisis, family problems, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Autumn Marathon (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Andrey Pavlovich Buzykin, who makes a living by teaching at an institute and translating English literature, is cheating on his wife. Buzykin's main problem is that he's a kind man with a weak character. The lies he is telling his wife all ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, clever
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, translator, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, romance, love and romance, friendship, fish out of water, love affair, couple relations, homecoming ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Daytrippers (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eliza D'Amico thinks her marriage to Louis is going great, until she finds a mysterious love note to her husband. Concerned, she goes to her mother for advice. Eliza, her parents, her sister Jo and Jo's boyfriend all pile into a station ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, adultery, on the road, drunkenness, chance meeting, rooftop, infidelity, siblings relations, self discovery, love affair, unfulfillment, romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%