Movies like Rent a Friend

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Rent a Friend (2000)
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Rent a Friend (2000)
Original name: Rent-A-Friend
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: friendship, friends, love, ambition, fortune
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to Rent a Friend

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about friendship, love, love and romance, friends, couples, romance and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Rent a Friend: Flirt (2005), Simon (2004), Nice Guys Sleep Alone (1999), Hannah Has a Ho-Phase (2012), Paperback Hero (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Flirt (2005)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This movie is about a group of young people struggling with what 'true love' means. Main character is a boy who doesn't want to commit himself to one woman.
Style: semi documentary
Plot: devotion, pregnancy, broken heart, cheating, filmmaker, bet, film within a film, skinny dipping, quitting smoking, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, lovesick ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.9
 8K
Simon (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Camiel, a gay dentist, and Simon, a carefree café owner, collide in a traffic accident their lives become intrinsically entangled. When they bump into each other 14 years later, Simon is severely ill. Camiel experiences at close range how ...
Style: touching, emotional, melancholic, compassionate, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, terminal illness, gays and lesbians, human nature, life is a bitch, introspection, unfulfillment, drug dealing, cancer, gay, dentist, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, europe, amsterdam, canada, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Nice Guys Sleep Alone (1999)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Carter (O'Bryan) wonders if he's ever going to find a woman who wants to be more than "just friends." His conniving best friend Pat and beautiful step-sister Erin (Vanessa Marcil) both know what's causing the problem: ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, battle of the sexes, romance, dishonesty, best friends, womanizer, love and romance, bittersweet, friends, couples, looking for sex, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Hannah Has a Ho-Phase (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Leslie gets fed up with her prudish roommate, Hannah, she challenges her to the bet of a lifetime: Hannah must sleep with ten guys while Leslie does the unthinkable and "re-virginizes".
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: virgin, buddy, bet, friendship, sexual content, sexual relations, romance, love and romance, best friends, friends, female director, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Paperback Hero (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Willis is a handsome roadtrain driver with a secret - he has just become a top-selling romance novelist. However, being a 'man's man' in the Australian outlook, to avoid embarrassment, he needs a name, a woman's name - and ...
Style: feel good, witty, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, friendship, love triangle, novelist, wilderness, small town, fall in love, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, dishonesty, rise to the top, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.3
 887
Lovely Complex (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Koizumi Risa an unusually tall high school girl, meets the "vertically challenged" young man Otani Atsushi. They find common ground in height anxieties and interests. Risa (Ema Fujisawa), a tall Japanese girl, gets rejected by a boy ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: high school, romance, true love, looking for love, high school life, youth, teenage life, friendship, misfit, disorder, love and romance, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
35 and Ticking (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Centers around the lives of Victoria, Zenobia, Clevon, and Phil -- all friends approaching the age of 35 and struggling to build the families they've always dreamed of. While Zenobia (Nicole Ari Parker) is still looking for a man, Victoria ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, comedy of errors, midlife crisis, love and romance, couples, disorder, wooing, couple relations, buddies, crumbling marriage, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Max Minsky and Me (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nerdy Jewish Nelly Sue Edelmeister, daughter of a New York mother and Berlin musician in Berlin gets straight A's, except for gym. When she hears her dream prince, actual royal Edouard, a fellow astronomy buff who studies in Luxemburg, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, ambition, sport team, teenage life, high school life, youth, astronomer, bullying, friendship, mother daughter relationship, dream, basketball ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 2.8
 340
Stonerville (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Troy "Slam" Slamsky loses his girl, love makes a wake-up call and he finds success in the world of online advertising with some hysterical twists on an old theme. Finding a new love who understands his vision sets Slam free to do what ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, couples, friendship, love and romance, buddies, youth, fall in love, couple relations, sexual content, ambition, lifestyle, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 542
Sextet (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sextet is a film about love and relationships in Amsterdam. It features an ingeniously interwoven plot of several stories and characters. Together with the feature SIMON (2004) this one is part of Terstall's trilogy about the liberties of the ...
Plot: pizza, urination, dating, barefoot woman, smoking, bed, sex scene, lesbian sex, satire, scooter, classroom, tattoo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.8
 69K
What If (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, Ireland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Wallace, a medical school dropout, has been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. So while everyone around him, including his roommate Allan, seems to be finding the perfect partner, Wallace decides to put his love life on hold. It is then that ...
Style: romantic, touching, talky, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: platonic, friendship, romance, couple relations, twentysomething life, fall in love, love, cheating, long distance relationship, love story, destiny, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, ireland, toronto ontario canada, taiwan, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Leo and Loree (1980)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ralph Malph from Philly moves to Hollywood with dreams of making it big, amazingly hooks up with starlet-to-be, loses starlet-to-be, gets back starlet-to-be, and becomes someone
Plot: hollywood, career, determination, actress, actor, male female relationship, love, friend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, mother daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.9
 16
Closure (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: All paths inevitably end, whether we want them to or not. This is a tale about one particular path, followed by two particular people, but this is not a tale about romance, this is simply a film about beginnings and endings. Daniel and Eve are a ...
Style: mumblecore, low-budget
Plot: breakup, relationships, friendship, calendar, relationship problems, friends, break-up
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.6
 313
Dear Galileo (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Dear Galileo is created by the director who was behind the runaway success of “Seasons Change”. It’s the story of two friends, Tai and Toey. One wants to runs away from school and the other is running away from love. They decide to travel and ...
Plot: illegal immigration, friendship, love, travel, romance, eiffel tower paris
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Getting Played (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three beautiful women (Electra, Dash, and Fox) who have had their share of men trouble enter into a game of fun in which they choose a random guy and film each other seducing him so as to use the footage later to humiliate him. But problems arise ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: womanizer, love and romance, battle of the sexes, couples, friendship, gender, ambition, contests and competitions, lifestyle, rivalry, teenage life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 576
White Wedding (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The loyal, committed and very decent Elvis (Kenneth Nkosi) leaves Johannesburg en route to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi (Rapulana Seiphemo) in Durban. The two will then journey on to Cape Town to begin rehearsals for Elvis’s wedding ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, romance, on the road, friends, disorder, couples, buddies, race against time, nothing goes right, interracial relations, friendship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.0
 888
Among Giants (1998)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A manager hires Ray, off the books, to paint all the power towers in a 15-mile stretch of high-tension wires outside Sheffield. Ray's crew of men are friends, especially Ray with Steve, a young Romeo. Into the mix comes Gerry, an Australian ...
Style: sincere, melancholic, intense, emotional, humorous ...
Plot: friends, working class, love triangle, romance, human nature, society, friendship, life, catastrophe, couples, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, ireland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 492
Magic Kitchen (2004)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Yau (Sammi Cheng) is a successful chef and owner of a restaurant which is located in a flat called Magical Kitchen which is more like a home rather than like a restaurant. In a tale told by Yau's mother, that she would be haunted by a family ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, rivalry, restaurant, friends, couples, vengeance, love, family curse, kitchen, looking for love, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: sexy, romantic, sexual, witty, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: sexual relations, friends, love and romance, looking for sex, friendship, love, sexual activity, lovers, casual sex, fall in love, flirting, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Wedding Bell Blues (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Micki, Tanya and Jasmine have 24 hours to get divorced. There's just one problem...They're still single. When Jasmine, Tanya and Micki decide they'd rather be divorced than unmarried, they take off to Las Vegas in search of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friends, family relations, pregnancy, friendship, wedding, breakup, feminism, on the road, cons and scams, singleness, romance, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Wedding Pact (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two best friends in college Mitch and Elizabeth make a pact that if in ten years after graduation they are both not married they will marry each other. Ten years later Mitch (still single) finds out Elizabeth never got married so he decides to ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, sweet, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: promise, escapades, adaptation, best friends in love, reunited friends, couples, lifestyle, wedding, rivalry, friendship, love affair, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 183
The Men (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Vazgen, Sako, Suren and Aram are taxi drivers and close friends. When Aram fell in hopeless love with Karine, other three decide to help their friend.
Plot: young woman, fall in love, boy meets girl, armenian, friend, love, friendship, boy, girl, young man, falling in love
Place: soviet union, armenia, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Tell Me About Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sasha is a boy in his twenties, deeply loving the beautiful Benedetta, who doesn't seem to recognize his existence. Nicole is a French woman in her forties, living in Rome with her husband. They casually meet and start a friendship which ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, romance, teaching the ways of the world, wooing, couples, youth, love, fall in love, family relations, couple relations, twentysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Girl's Life, Boy's World (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: boarding school, friendship, school life, group of friends, adolescence, topless, homosexuality, breasts, female nudity, love, boxing, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Super Sweet 16: The Movie (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, friends, contests and competitions, lifestyle, blind ambition, siblings relations, high school, high school life, couples, ambition, best friends, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Christmas in Boston (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gina and Seth have been pen pals for 13 years and now will have the chance to meet. Both used their best friends pictures to send to each other and now will let their friends meet. True love is found in the end for all.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: mistaken identity, love and romance, love affair, friendship, disorder, pen pal, letter, christmas, friends, romance, best friends, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 328
Lost in Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A modern day treasure hunt for a mystical relic that turns into a love story for all time.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, treasure hunt, fall in love, escapades, disorder, couples, island, archaeology, rivalry, excavation, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Cute and Dangerous (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Directed by Özcan Deniz.
Style: captivating, humorous, light, emotional
Plot: thief, love, marriage, love and romance, friendship, couples, society, family relations, kidnapping, married, fable
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Top End Wedding (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Lauren and Ned are engaged, they are in love, and they have just 10 days to find Lauren's mother (who has gone AWOL somewhere in the remote far north of Australia), reunite her parents, and pull off their dream wedding.
Style: captivating, disturbing, entertaining, sweet
Plot: wedding, celebration, love affair, wedding preparations and rituals, escapades, love, family relations, promise, ambition, happy ending, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 78
So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: lifestyle, fall in love, friends, friendship, romance, family relations, love and romance, disorder, parents and children, singleness, best friends, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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