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Divorce American Style (1967)
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Divorce American Style (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After 17 years of marriage in American suburbia, Richard and Barbara Harmon step into the new world of divorce.
Style: funny, clever, humorous, suspense, realistic, witty, cynical, semi serious, biting, parody ...
Plot: divorce, marriage, prostitute, satire, suburban life, battle of the sexes, legal action, romance, family relations, family life, love and romance, midlife crisis, couples, dysfunctional family, society, infidelity, family problems, down on your luck, breakup, suburbs, custody, lifestyle, optimism, nothing goes right, matchmaking ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about couples, couple relations, love and romance, romance, family relations, family problems and infidelity mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Divorce American Style: My New Gun (1992), Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972), Any Wednesday (1966), The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975), Edie & Pen (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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My New Gun (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Debbie and Gerald's lives drastically change after they get a gun. Their mysterious neighbor, Skippy, becomes an important and transforming figure in their lives.
Style: suspense, humorous, realistic, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, hot and sexy, neighbor, infidelity, suburbs, crumbling marriage, down on your luck, lifestyle, suburban life, dark humor, twentysomething life, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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95%
The Last Married Couple in America (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jeff and Mari Thompson have been married for fifteen years. Although their marriage is not perfect, they are seemingly happy in their married and family life. But all their married friends seem to be getting divorced or separated. These newly single ...
Style: sexy, sex comedy, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
Plot: divorce, friendship, nudity (full frontal - brief), marriage, extramarital affair, sexuality, love, female nudity, friends, family relations, thirtysomething life, revolution ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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93%
Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A middle aged restaurateur begins to feel the desire to roam and realizes that one day each week, his mother's apartment will be empty all afternoon. He makes several attempts at seduction, only to learn that it is much more complicated and ...
Style: sex comedy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Plot: midlife crisis, adultery, dating, restaurant, couples, family problems, family relations, thirtysomething life, boss and employee, suburbs, sexual relations, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
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85%
Any Wednesday (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ellen Gordon, a New York executive's mistress falls for the executive's young business associate when the young man is accidentally sent to use the apartment where the executive and his mistress get together every Wednesday. More ...
Style: sexy, humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: farce, love triangle, love affair, couple relations, infidelity, love and romance, dishonesty, womanizer, romance, couples, mistress, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mel Edison has just lost his job after many years and now has to cope with being unemployed at middle age during an intense NYC heat wave.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, witty, funny ...
Plot: unemployment, nervous breakdown, midlife crisis, crumbling marriage, down on your luck, couple relations, family problems, odd couple, unfulfillment, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, fired from the job ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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83%
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Edie & Pen (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this comedy, two women head for Reno to get simultaneous quicky divorces and end up becoming friends. Edie was married years ago, but her husband abandoned her two weeks after the wedding. Pen spent nine years married to an ice-cold businessman ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: divorce, thirtysomething life, friends, negligence, breakup, couples, screwball, family relations, midlife crisis, alcohol abuse, verbal byplay, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
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82%
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Cold Turkey (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Reverend Brooks leads the town in a contest to stop smoking for a month, But some tobacco executives don't want them to win, and try everything they can to make them smoke. If townspeople don't go nuts, from wanting a cigarette, or kill ...
Style: parody, semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous ...
Plot: satire, small town, addiction, silly humor, social relations, disorder, media, ambition, society, contests and competitions, lifestyle, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: iowa, usa
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81%
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A New Life (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Steve Giardino, an abrasive workaholic Wall Streeter, and his wife Jackie divorce after twenty-six years of marriage and find themselves thrust back into the dating world in middle age and in search of a new life.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: blind date, pregnant woman, dating, wall street, divorce, bittersweet, performer's life, breakup, couples, friends, family relations, singleness ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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80%
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The Sex Monster (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A neurotic L.A. building contractor (Mike Binder in his best Woody Allen imitation) pushes his wife (Mariel Hemingway) into entering into a three way sexual relationship. Unfortunately for him, his wife gets more out of it than he does and becomes a ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for sex, lesbian, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love affair, looking for love, infidelity, love triangle, couples, romance, gays and lesbians, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Some Kind of a Nut (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A New York City bank teller becomes a media celebrity when he refuses to comply with his employer's demands that he shave his beard. Directed by Garson Kanin, this 1969 comedy stars Dick Van Dyke, Angie Dickinson, Rosemary Forsyth, Zohra ...
Style: suspense, semi serious, realistic, biting, humorous
Plot: bank teller, farce, satire, misfit, dishonesty, supportive spouse, workplace, nothing goes right, rebellion, society, obnoxious boss, fighting the system ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Pleasure of His Company (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Just as San Francisco debutante, Jessica Poole, is set to get married, her absentee father arrives, disrupting the household of his ex-wife. Is he there to break up the wedding? Or to steal back his ex-wife? Or is Pogo finally ready to be a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching
Plot: couples, family relations, breakup, estrangement, romance, love and romance, family life, human nature, parents and children, wedding, football player, rancher ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Plot: adultery, suburbs, infidelity, bittersweet, love affair, family life, couple relations, suburban life, couples, family problems, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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76%
How Sweet It Is! (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: All-American couple who try to bridge the generation gap with their free-spirited son on a trip, frisky business and misunderstandings galore ensue, all funny, vibrant and charming.
Style: sex comedy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, retro
Plot: photographer, hippie, lawyer, gay, teenage life, on the road, infidelity, couples, disorder, romance, love and romance, chase ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france, french riviera, new york
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75%
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She-Devil (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A cunning and resourceful housewife vows revenge on her husband when he begins an affair with a wealthy romance novelist.
Style: humorous, funny, semi serious, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, revenge, novelist, mistress, dysfunctional marriage, dark humor, adultery, divorce, breakup, extramarital affair, embezzlement, women ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
These Old Broads (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: "These Old Broads" is a 2001 television film written by Carrie Fisher and starring her mother Debbie Reynolds, as well as Shirley MacLaine, Joan Collins, and Elizabeth Taylor in her final starring film role. Network television executive ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, witty, suspense ...
Plot: showbiz, ambition, lifestyle, actor's life, against the odds, filmmaking, aging, rise and fall, love affair, artists and showbiz, farce, hollywood ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mike Vecchio and Susan Henderson are preparing for their upcoming wedding. However, they seem to be the only two people at the wedding that are happy. Mike's brother Richie and his wife Joan are going through a divorce, which is upsetting his ...
Style: funny, cynical, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, adultery, dysfunctional family, catholic, couples, family relations, friends, couple relations, looking for love, love triangle, self discovery, eccentric family ...
Time: 60s
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74%
If a Man Answers (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Chantel worries about her new marriage to photographer Eugene failing so she decides to take her mother's advice and manipulate him. First, her mother gives her a book that will solve all her problems about how to treat a husband - namely a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: pregnancy, young lovers, breakup, battle of the sexes, media, gender, midlife crisis, feminism, infidelity, social differences, love, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Scenes from a Mall (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A comedy about a married couple -- he's a sports lawyer, she's a psychologist -- which takes place on their 16th wedding anniversary, when they make some startling confessions.
Style: talky, intense, realistic, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, adultery, family problems, crumbling marriage, couple relations, life turned upside down, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, dysfunctional marriage, husband wife relationship, shopping ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, new york, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Five on the Black Hand Side (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonard Jackson plays a barber who is also the domineering head of a middle-class African American family. Jackson is forced to rethink his values when his previously docile wife (Clarice Taylor) joins their three children in rebelling against her ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: family relations, wedding, society, politics, life is a bitch, injustice, couples, family problems, suburban life, suburbs, couple relations, family life ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, california
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72%
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Bug (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A small boy squashing an insect sets in motion a series of events, large and small, that include a lost restaurant reservation, a drunken fender-bender, disruption of basic cable television service, and more than one relationship falling apart. One ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Plot: love and romance, family problems, destiny, crumbling marriage, hopes, couples, couple relations, down on your luck, little boy, cockroach, dysfunctional marriage, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Bill Burr: Why Do I Do This? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: One of America's fastest-rising comedians, Bill Burr wields his razor-sharp wit with rare skill. In this brand-new stand-up performance, Bill takes aim at the stuff that drives us crazy, political correctness gone haywire, and girlfriends, or ...
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, not serious ...
Plot: politics, social differences, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, theater, disorder, couple relations, performer's life, robot, society, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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71%
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Couples Retreat (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: ...
Style: funny, sexy, humorous, romantic, ridiculous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: resort, divorce, couples therapy, couple relations, friendship, friends, marriage, couples, disorder, island, romance, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, tahiti, chicago illinois
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71%
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Family Plan (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Charlie MacKenzie is an ambitious young career woman who stretches the truth in a job interview by professing to be married with a family. But her little white lie leads to a great big problem when her new boss moves next door. Desperate to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom, witty ...
Plot: eccentric family, hidden identity, dishonesty, couple relations, workplace, romance, couples, actor's life, workplace situations, boss and employee, family problems, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Love Guide (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A comedy about a woman who saves her chicken farm and her family by agreeing to be the subject of a "reality show" with a celebrity Hollywood weight loss expert. Both women change and discover the true meaning of success (Imdb.com)
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: lifestyle, farm, manipulation, life turned upside down, ambition, family problems, couples, disorder, family in crisis, culture clash, tv show, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Keeping Up with the Steins (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: All hilarity breaks loose in this heartwarming coming-of-age comedy when three generations of Fiedlers collide in a crazy family reunion. As they prepare for the biggest Bar Mitzvah on the block, they begin to see that they're much more alike ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, witty, realistic
Plot: rabbi, social differences, eccentric family, lifestyle, couples, family life, family gatherings, estrangement, parents and children, youth, empire, judaism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new mexico
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70%
The Opera Lover (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A middle-aged produce salesman finds his love of opera and singing reawakened when his childhood love returns to town.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, psychological, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: screwball, family problems, couples, lovers reunited, couple relations, love affair, working class, romance, unfulfillment, hopes, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Bachelor in Paradise (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A. J. Niles is the author of a series of 'Bachelor Books'. These books describe the romantic life of a bachelor in various cities of the world. But when he runs into trouble with the I.R.S. for back taxes, he needs to write another book ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: affair, incognito, bachelor, suburbs, couples, suburban life, infidelity, down on your luck, couple relations, fall in love, writer's life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Stella Street (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Michael Caine, Robert De Niro, Jack Nicholson and Roger Moore all live on a quiet street in Surbiton and Mick Jagger and Keith Richards run their corner shop - who knew?
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Plot: disorder, misfit, fish out of water, satire, lifestyle, culture clash, social decay, showbiz, tv show, friends, paparazzi, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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A.C.O.D. (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A grown man is still caught in the crossfire of his parents' 15 year divorce. He discovers he was unknowingly part of a study on divorced children and is enlisted in a follow-up years later, which wreaks new havoc on his family.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: parents separation, dysfunctional family, remarry, parents and children, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, family feud, siblings relations, couple relations, wedding, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Passed Away (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of eccentric relatives gather for their patriarch's funeral.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: pregnancy, midlife crisis, family relations, family life, family gatherings, death in the family, siblings relations, suburban life, eccentric family, suburbs, dysfunctional family, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%