Movies like Starry Night

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Starry Night (1999)
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Starry Night (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Comedy - Vincent Van Gogh comes back to life after being the recipient of a magic potion. He finds that his work has become quite valuable, and begins stealing his works. At the same time, he has a hard time getting anyone to believe he's really Van Gogh. - David Abbott, Lisa Waltz, Lou Wagner
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, reincarnation, romance, prodigy, sent to the future, society, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, disorder, fish out of water, dishonesty, screwball, obsessive quest, artists and showbiz, performer's life, wrong place wrong time, lawyer, painter, artist, art, death, female detective, peasant, nudity (full frontal - brief), painting ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, pasadena california

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Most similar movies to Starry Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about disorder, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz, couples, love and romance, romance and farce mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Starry Night: 13 Moons (2002), Sticky Fingers (1988), Dead Tired (1994), Hollywoo (2011), Farm Girl in New York (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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13 Moons (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Can you solve the mystery of the 13 moons?
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, absurd, realistic ...
Plot: obsessive quest, nothing goes right, performer's life, escapades, artists and showbiz, disorder, comedy of errors, cons and scams, life is a bitch, down on your luck, bail bondsman, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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95%
Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Standup special filmed live at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco.
Style: humorous, witty, talky, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, dark humor, performer's life, society, silly humor, stand up special, female comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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64%
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Sticky Fingers (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two dippy roommates, struggling musicians Lolly and Hattie are asked by a drug-dealing friend-of-a-friend Diane to baby-sit a bag containing nearly a million dollars while she scoots out of town in order to avoid trouble. Once the money is in their ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: farce, stash, strong female presence, city life, on the run, unlikely criminals, best friends, gangsters, nothing goes right, lifestyle, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
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61%
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Dead Tired (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Stressed and overworked, famous French movie star Michel Blanc (Michel Blanc) is beginning to wear down, physically and mentally, from the pressure and demands of fame. Already in a fragile state of mind, strange events start to transpire all around ...
Style: humorous, absurd, light, talky, melancholic ...
Plot: disorder, twins, self discovery, actor's life, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, cinema, french, dysfunctional family, satire, couples, performer's life ...
Time: 90s, 1920s, 70s
Place: paris france, france, tokyo
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61%
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Hollywoo (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sometimes, when you think you have it all, everything falls apart. That is exactly the story of Jeanne .Just when she is offered the chance to dub famous American actress Jennifer Marshall in a successful American TV Show and her salary is about to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: obsessive quest, actor's life, life turned upside down, fish out of water, showbiz, disorder, tv show, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, hollywood, media, strong female presence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, france
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59%
Farm Girl in New York (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sam and Matt flee their small mid-western town for New York City, where hot girls roam the streets! After months of trying to pick up ladies and failing miserably, they come up with the idea to hold a fake audition to meet chicks. Hilarity ensues ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, friends, audition, fish out of water, cons and scams, looking for sex, artists and showbiz, broadway, looking for love, inspiration, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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59%
The Bogus Witch Project (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A series of short films spoofing "The Blair Witch Project."
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, light ...
Plot: desire for fame, survival, buddies, escapades, nothing goes right, disorder, obsessive quest, filmmaking, media satire, artists and showbiz, forest, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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56%
Meeting Spencer (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After a series of Hollywood flops, famed director Harris Chappell (Jeffrey Tambor) returns to New York to relaunch his Broadway career. But Chappell's triumphant comeback begins to spiral out of control into a wild night of comic misadventure ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: artists and showbiz, comedy of errors, goofy hero, nothing goes right, disorder, theatre director, broadway, comeback, society, friendship, restaurant, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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53%
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My Big Fat Independent Movie (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This film is a spoof along the lines of "Scary Movie" and "Not Another Teen Movie." It includes parodies of some of the indie film world's most renowned movies such as "Memento," "Pulp Fiction," ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: obsessive quest, filmmaking, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, goofy hero, crime gone awry, hostage, artists and showbiz, media satire, gender, disorder, mentally challenged ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa
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53%
A Million to Juan (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about an honest Mexican immigrant who struggles without a green card by selling oranges on a street corner. One day a limousine pulls up and he is handed a check for $1,000,000 with instructions that he is to give the check back in ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: community, money, restaurant, family relations, farce, social differences, cons and scams, rich and poor, mistaken identity, down on your luck, disorder, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
All's Faire in Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two rival Medieval shows vie for supremacy in the world of Renaissance Faires.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couples, workplace, campus, disorder, college, artists and showbiz, goofy hero, farce, workplace situations, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Trevor Noah: African American (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Internationally acclaimed comedian Trevor Noah challenges the status quo through his unique perspective, breaking down cultural flaws on all sides and finding our mutual connections with laughter. Born a mixed-race child in South Africa under ...
Style: light, feel good, captivating, talky, biting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: racism, fish out of water, disorder, culture clash, artists and showbiz, society, stand up comedian, friendship, interracial relations, americana, theater, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south africa
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51%
Made in America (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young black woman discovers that her father was a sperm donor, and if that weren't bad enough, he's white.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: interracial romance, high school, white male black female relationship, teenage girl, single parent, comedy of errors, culture clash, family relations, interracial relations, self discovery, sperm donor, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Pallbearer (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Aspiring architect Tom Thompson is told by mysterious Ruth Abernathy that his best friend, "Bill," has taken his own life. Except that Tom has never met Bill and neither have his incredulous friends. So when Tom foolishly agrees to give ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, love triangle, youth, romance, adolescence vs adulthood, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, self discovery, dark humor, funeral, friendship, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, california
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50%
The Dog Problem (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the film, Solo is a down-on-his-luck writer who is encouraged by his psychiatrist to get a dog. Solo meets his love interest, who he assumes to be a dog owner when meeting her at a dog play park, but dog problems stand in their way.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, offbeat
Plot: writer's life, romance, disorder, therapy, down on your luck, self discovery, pets, nothing goes right, couples, friendship, stripper, creative block ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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46%
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Hello, Goodbye (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Israel, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: French film icons GĂ©rard Depardieu and Fanny Ardant star in this romantic comedy about a Parisian couple in their fifties who share a comfortable life, a beautiful home, a posh country club and a midlife crisis. Following a dream vacation to Israel ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rabbi, culture clash, fish out of water, society, nothing goes right, midlife crisis, religions or cults, romance, disorder, husband wife relationship, immigrants, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, france, paris france, middle east, europe ...
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46%
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Dear God (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When letters written to God start getting results, and replies, people everywhere are amazed. The Post Office however is annoyed.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: misfit, con artists, money, letter, god, office, bookies, friends, disorder, nothing goes right, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Comic Book: The Movie (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A host of real-life celebrities - including Hugh Hefner, Stan Lee, and Kevin Smith - journey into the world of comic book fandom! Documentary filmmaker Donald Swan heads to the world's largest comic book convention where he encounters a culture ...
Style: witty, not serious, parody, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, farce, obsessive quest, artists and showbiz, escapades, media satire, filmmaking, disorder, buddies, rivalry, figment, heroes ...
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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43%
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Room to Rent (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, France
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: unlikely couple, immigrants, society, writer's life, down on your luck, reincarnation, love and romance, gender, romance, gays and lesbians, nightclub, culture clash ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Which Way Is Up? (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Richard Pryor plays three roles - a beleaguered, sex-starved farm worker named Leroy Jones; the farm worker's randy old father Rufus; and the hypocritical town preacher Rev. Lenox Thomas - and Pryor has never been so outrageously funny. The ...
Style: realistic, not serious, feel good, humorous
Plot: labor union, couples, farm, power relations, disorder, manipulation, prodigy, dishonesty, odd couple, misfit, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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42%
Mr. Bones 2: Back from the Past (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa
Duration: 101 min.
Story: MR. BONES 2: BACK FROM THE PAST, is the story of Hekule, the King of Kuvukiland who is given a gemstone by the dying Kunji Balanadin. The stone is cursed and causes Hekule to become possessed by the spirit of the mischievous Kunji. It is up Mr. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, obsessive quest, misfit, disorder, nothing goes right, curses spells and rituals, sent to the future, heroes, escapades, save the day, silly humor, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
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42%
The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In The Secret Lives of Dorks, Payton (Gaelan Connell) is a pathetic dork, a comic book geek whose high school career is one hopeless faux pas after another. Yet he's a dreamer and madly in love with the head cheerleader Carrie (Riley Voelkel), ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, high school, win over, wooing, youth, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, social relations, social misfits, high school life, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Taking Care of Business (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An uptight advertising exec has his entire life in a filofax organizer which mistakenly ends up in the hands of a friendly convict who poses as him.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, inspirational ...
Audience: date night
Plot: prison, mistaken identity, cons and scams, rich and poor, fish out of water, dishonesty, disorder, crimes, nothing goes right, misfit, prison life, prison escape ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, malibu california
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41%
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Totally Confused (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Wiley is a gay virgin who spends his nights with a large collection of porno. Johnny's his best friend but he's straight, though does admit to a little experimenting. What to do? what to do?
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: breakup, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, musician's life, gender, misfit, gays and lesbians, thirtysomething life, screwball, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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40%
One Day in Europe (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One day in Europe shows stories set in four European countries. All of them involve thievery in some way or the other. The protagonists are strangers in the respective country. For none of them their stay turns out as planned.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: fish out of water, culture clash, crimes, lifestyle, disorder, performer's life, society, dishonesty, communication problem, travel, city life, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, russia, spain, turkey ...
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39%
Steal Big Steal Little (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ruben and Robby are twin brothers, adopted by Mona, one of the wealthiest - and most eccentric - women in Santa Barbara. Ruben is devoted to Mona, but Robby is more devoted to her money. So when Mona leaves her fortune and estate to Ruben it starts ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light, melancholic ...
Plot: lawyer, family relations, twin brother, estate, vengeance, power relations, battles, environmentalism, embezzlement, disorder, custody, rich and poor ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, california
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38%
California Casanova (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stagehand at a nightclub falls for one of the performers. He wins her heart after taking lessons on suavity from a gigolo "count".
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, lifestyle, prostitute, gangsters, womanizer, love and romance, starting over, artists and showbiz, graphic violence, power relations, disorder, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hot Under the Collar (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jerry tries to seduce his girlfriend Monica via hypnosis, but it accidentally makes her want to enter a convent and take a vow of chastity instead. Jerry tries to get her out by disguising himself to a priest and later as a nun. Alas, his rescue ...
Style: cynical, realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nun, heist, convent, unfulfilled love, vengeance, love affair, disorder, religions or cults, couples, criminal heroes, clergy, romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Undead (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Julian Marsh is an out of work ladies' man who lands a job directing a bizarre adaptation of Hamlet. After casting his best friend and his ex-girlfriend in the show, Julian finds himself in the middle of a two thousand year old conspiracy that ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: supernatural romance, vampire, holy grail, dangerous attraction, love triangle, supernatural, theater, curses spells and rituals, disorder, wooing, nothing goes right, secret movement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Haiku Tunnel (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh is the consummate temp employee, avoiding all long-term connections and responsibilities, both at work and in his personal life. However, by the time his agency places him at the Schuyler & Mitchell law firm, Josh is tired of his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, funny, absurd ...
Plot: law firm, workplace, disorder, fighting the system, nothing goes right, workplace situations, boss and employee, fish out of water, introspection, thirtysomething life, obnoxious boss, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%