Movies like Boys 2003

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Boys (2003)
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Boys (2003)
Original name: பாய்ஸ்
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The story centers on six youngsters, who experience the downfalls of teenage life. The film conveys a message about the importance of a good education and career over other distractions, such as romance and sex.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: self discovery, social differences, youth, buddies, life turned upside down, social relations, group of friends, young love, friendship, music band, sexual relations, mate swapping, city life, twentysomething life, inadvertently, prostitute, wedding, teenage girl, lie, responsibility, teenage boy, accidental death, teenage sexuality, vocalist, female singer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about friendship, friends, romance, youth, love and romance, buddies and couples mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Boys: Love Breakups Zindagi (2011), American Desi (2001), Fukrey (2013), Amar Akbar & Tony (2015), Funeral Kings (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Love Breakups Zindagi (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Love Breakups Zindagi is a movie which tries to answer the question related to love, breakups and life. A couple and many of their friends experience changes and challenges in their respective lives after attending a wedding.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Plot: looking for love, buddies, couples, breakup, best friends, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, romance, love affair, friendship, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
American Desi (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a fun-loving romantic comedy reminiscent of the great teen films of the 80's.From Kris, an All-American boy from India, to Ajay, an Afro-Centric Hindu homeboy, to Farah, a devoutly religious but modern Muslim girl, 'American ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, college, friendship, roommate, tradition, love and romance, society, youth, buddies, college life, culture, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Fukrey (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: FUKREY is one such crazy story of four restless and hapless souls, running after their individual desires, brought together by one dream, which turns their not so simple life upside down. From breaking school walls, to cross dressing dancers at the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: college, lifestyle, buddies, disorder, student life, youth, social relations, college life, studying, friends, college student, college friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Amar Akbar & Tony (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Amar, Akbar & Tony follows the lives and loves of three childhood friends through twists and turns as the characters face sudden and unforeseen changes to their idealistic and trouble-free young lives. With hilarious and sometimes tragic ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, life turned upside down, looking for love, fall in love, disorder, love and romance, romance, interracial relations, society, buddies, twentysomething life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Funeral Kings (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's always a good day for a funeral at St. Mark's Middle School. Andy and Charlie, two altar servers, don't just get to miss class anytime a parishioner kicks the bucket, they cut out early and play hooky as soon as the service is ...
Style: realistic, humorous, captivating, psychological, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: group of friends, altar boy, youth, friendship, best friends, coming of age, teenage boy, sexual content, teenage life, friends, buddies, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.2
 403
Turning 30!!! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Naina's story as she grapples with heartbreak, and a crisis in her advertising career in the face of her 30th birthday. And as she fights her anxiety and fears about being 30 years old, Naina realises there's a lot of growing up to be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, sincere, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, city life, couples, breakup, fired from the job, female protagonist, fall in love, career, rivalry, friendship, society, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.1
 184
R U Invited? (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five friends receive invitations to an underground sex party. However, to qualify for attendance each invitee must submit revealing photos as a "screening" process." As the party draws near, issues of monogamy, weight & ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, erotic, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, human nature, sexual relations, introspection, youth, buddies, group of friends, gay relationship, self loathing, party, friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.0
 537
Cheeky Girls (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teen-aged girlfriends navigate multiple love triangles.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: high school life, school, young love, coming of age, youth, high school, teenage life, friends, lifestyle, love and romance, family relations, teenage crush ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 8.2
 9K
Dollhouse (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Siddu is the son of an over-protective business man. Every decision of his is made by his father, which leads him into frustration. He half-heartedly agrees to become engaged to a rich man's daughter, but then falls for a middle-class ...
Style: captivating, realistic, humorous, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: overprotective parent, respect, romance, adulthood, family relations, family disapproval, self fulfillment, parents and children, fall in love, self discovery, identity crisis, arranged marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.0
 32
Cruisin' (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Comedy - Devin Begley, Destiny Monique, Amanda Nix, Liana Mendoza, Noel Gugliemi
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: friendship, couple relations, life turned upside down, social differences, society, buddies, disorder, nightlife, fight, friends, car, hip hop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.0
 4K
Paradise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After surviving a plane crash a young conservative woman suffers a crisis of faith.
Style: realistic, cynical, humorous, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, friendship, coming of age, church, female protagonist, crisis of faith, car accident, society, air disaster, disorder, life turned upside down, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 237
Quitters (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Quitters tells the story of the Raymans, a wealthy Jewish family that's falling apart. The son, Clark, is a bright and curious high schooler with a talent for manipulation. As his mother May enters treatment for a pill addiction, and he and his ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, family problems, family life, youth, social relations, disorder, innocence lost, high school life, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Things to Do Before You're 30 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A smart, sexy and poignantly accurate comedy drama about a group of twenty-something friends desperately resisting the inevitable - adulthood and responsibility.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sexy
Plot: friendship, love and romance, coming out, youth, buddies, sport team, escape from reality, infidelity, friendship between men, gender, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Italian Key (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, USA, Italy, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A romantic fairy tale about a 19-year old orphan girl who, as her sole inheritance, gets an antique key that unlocks both an old Italian villa and the secrets of her family history.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, youth, young lovers, friendship, romance, love and romance, social relations, self discovery, fish out of water, siblings relations, fall in love, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Louder Than Bombs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Set in a small Polish town, "Louder Than Bombs" tells the coming-of-age story of Marcin, a 21-year-old with a penchant for James Dean and The Smiths. After the death of his father, Marcin must contend with the funeral arrangements while ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: family relations, youth, love and romance, romance, friendship, friends, dealing with death, twentysomething life, parents and children, death, sex, provincial life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
 1K
Vinyl Days (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: Argentina, Colombia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Damián, Facundo, Luciano and Marcelo have been friends since childhood and they share the passion for classic rock and roll on vinyl records. Their relationship is also marked by other big subjects: friendship and girls. When one of them decides ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: couples, friendship, buddies, friends, couple relations, music, unfulfillment, radio dj, rock, adolescence vs adulthood, radio, the beatles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Pyaar Ka Punchnama (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Outspoken and overly critical Nishant Agarwal meets gorgeous new co-worker, Charu, offers his help, assists her financially, and they become close friends. His room-mates, Rajat and Vikrant, are pleased with this outcome as they already have ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: grownups, friendship, roommate, disorder, character change, looking for love, couples, fall in love, sexual identity, dating, shyness, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 613
Yes, But... (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: At age 17, Eglantine is troubled by a number of things. Her argumentative parents comprise an absentee and philandering father and an overprotective, occasionally alcoholic mother. Her boyfriend Sébastien is a couple of years older; he's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: coming of age, psychotherapy, therapist, friendship, youth, romance, introspection, family life, sex addict, social relations, family problems, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, lyon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Let's Be Friends (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Claude Mendelbaum est un informaticien trentenaire, célibataire, timide, hypocondriaque et transparent. Depuis Vicky, sa dernière histoire d'amour, il a du mal à remonter la pente. Son travail dans une grande tour de la Défense, peu propice ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: friendship, looking for love, odd couple, obsessive quest, self discovery, buddies, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, power relations, singleness, support group, womanizer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 412
Acne (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Uruguay, Argentina, Spain, Mexico, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: At the age of 13, Rafael Bregman has already lost his virginity, but has never kissed a girl. With his pimple-riddled face, his dysfunctional family, and a lowered self-esteem, getting this much anticipated first kiss proves trickier than expected. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: teenage sexuality, coming of age, school, prostitute, family relations, teenage boy, lifestyle, society, youth, sexual awakening, tennis, disco ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 2K
Call Me Dil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India, UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A suicidal woman's "final" call mistakenly connects her to a man who gives her something to live for.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: romance, couples, fall in love, weakness, hopes, lie, suicide attempt, friendship, society, righting the wronged, love and romance, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Quarter Life Crisis (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Hindu, and a believer in Astrology, Neil Desai is a second-generation East Indian-American, who is 27 years of age, works for an ad company, and has been in a relationship for over 6 years with Angel Matthews, and lives with her in a small ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: bachelor, bet, couples, love and romance, friends, wooing, lifestyle, unlikely couple, best friends, romance, womanizer, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Student of the Year (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Several alumni reminisce about their final year at St. Theresa's College and the events that shaped their lives.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: love triangle, romance, friendship, ambition, teenage life, lifestyle, teenage love, fall in love, high school, youth, rivalry, contests and competitions ...
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Chubby (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chubby is the nickname of Kevin, a 12 years old kid already weights 100 kilos (220.46 lb). If he keeps devours fries, pastries and ice cream everyday, he's gonna have heart attack sooner or later unless he decides to change his diet to turn ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, friends, physical appearance, youth, coming of age, bittersweet, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, misfit
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 38K
Uptown Girls (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Molly Gunn, the freewheeling daughter of a deceased rock legend, is forced to get a job when her manager steals her money. As nanny for precocious Ray, the oft ignored daughter of a music executive she learns what it means to be an adult while ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: nanny, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, friends, family relations, initially antagonists, self discovery, lifestyle, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Orgies and the Meaning of Life (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Baxter Goode is a man trying to find an ending to his book about a sex obsessed stick figure searching for a portal to the three dimensional world, as his father, a best selling Christian author, tries to stop him. His life is further complicated by ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, couples, youth, self discovery, introspection, moral dilemma, womanizer, gays and lesbians, singleness, addiction, coming of age, casual sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 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 ⇓
40%
Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A girl from Ambala, Kavya Pratap Singh, is about to be married. When she visits Delhi to shop for her 'dhai lakh ka Ghagra'(wedding dress worth Rs. 2 Lakh), she meets Humpty Sharma, a carefree Delhiite, and falls in love with him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, buddies, love triangle, love and romance, romance, wooing, rivalry, parents and children, meet the parents, battle of the sexes, arranged marriage, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Filth and Wisdom (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Filth & Wisdom is a poignant view of the lives of three not quite ordinary friends settled into meaningless jobs that barely keep them afloat while helping to finance their dreams of bigger and brighter futures. Their unqiue yet universal ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: rock, introspection, desire for fame, buddies, hopes, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, follow your dream, punk, friends, ballet school, russian immigrant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Wedding Weekend (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of guys who sang together in a college a cappella group reunite 15 years later to perform at a friend's wedding and discover how their lives have progressed -- and in some cases regressed -- since their college heyday.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, wedding, music band, music, lifestyle, romance, college, reunited friends, group of friends, weekend, marriage, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%