Movies like The Room 2003

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The Room (2003)
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The Room (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Johnny is a successful banker with great respect for and dedication to the people in his life, especially his future wife Lisa. The happy-go-lucky guy sees his world fall apart when his friends begin to betray him one-by-one.
Style: realistic, semi serious, funny, light, absurd, slasher, disturbing, humorous, cult film, weird
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, breast cancer, suicide, flower shop, friendship, psychologist, room, surprise party, strange behavior, dark humor, american football, best friend, friendship between men, seduction, death of protagonist, mother daughter relationship, eccentricity, love triangle, sex, dog, female nudity, unrequited love, cheating, pizza ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco

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Most similar movies to The Room

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, weird, talky and melancholic films with plots about drinking alcohol, friendship, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), relationships, kiss and love mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Room: The Elite (2015), Two Girls and a Guy (1997), Tape (2001), Carnal Knowledge (1971), This Girl's Life (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Elite (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Before their youth is definitively over, a writer and his artist friends move into a mansion in the countryside where they begin a seemingly endless party which pushes their art and friendship to the limit.
Style: sexy, touching, humorous, light, feel good
Plot: swinger party, party, female nudity, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends who live together, group of friends, writers, best friends, drug use, mansion, debauchery ...
Place: denmark, scandinavia, copenhagen
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100%
Two Girls and a Guy (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two women confront their boyfriend, a two-timing actor who professed eternal love to each.
Style: talky, sexy, melancholic, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love triangle, betrayal, womanizer, manipulation, sex, love and romance, couple relations, polygamy, dishonesty, couples, erotica, infidelity ...
Time: 90s, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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68%
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Tape (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A three-character ensemble piece set within the confines of a tawdry motor lodge in Lansing, Michigan. After 10 years apart, three disparate people come together to play out the unresolved drama of their final days in high school. Intrigued, we ...
Style: psychological, tense, sincere, suspenseful, cerebral ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, obsession, high school, friends, childhood sweetheart, guilt, drugs, blackmail, manipulation, criminal, love triangle, confession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Carnal Knowledge (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The concurrent sexual lives of best friends Jonathan and Sandy are presented, those lives which are affected by the sexual mores of the time and their own temperament, especially in relation to the respective women who end up in their lives.
Style: sexy, witty, sexual, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mate swapping, sex, college, relationships, friendship, love triangle, coming of age, romance, battle of the sexes, sexual content, friends, depression ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 50s, 60s, 20th century
Place: california, new york, usa, vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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This Girl's Life (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "Slice of life" take on life of international porn celebrity, Moon, and her musings on modern life, love and loss.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, realistic, serious, erotic ...
Plot: porn actress, infidelity, investigation, lifestyle, life is a bitch, porn star, love affair, sexual relations, parents and children, showbiz, human nature, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.7
 944
The Men's Club (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Seven men have a group session and share their feelings on women, love, life and work.
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, touching
Plot: infidelity, working class, midlife crisis, friendship, erection, couple relations, love triangle, parents and children, misfit, unfulfillment, battle of the sexes, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: okinawa japan, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.6
 669
Crashing (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: It sounds like a budding writer's dream: a bestselling first novel, a luxurious house in Malibu, and a trophy wife... But it all unravels when writer's block and a failed marriage send Richard McMurray (Campbell Scott, The Exorcism of ...
Style: sexy, realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: writers, love triangle, writer's block, love and romance, couples, infidelity, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, college, overnight success, dull life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.8
 89K
Thirteen (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tracy is a normal 13-year-old trying to make it in school. After befriending the most popular girl at school, Evie, Tracy's world is turned upside down when Evie introduces her to a world of sex, drugs and cash. But it isn't long before ...
Style: realistic, sincere, tense, disturbing, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, drug addiction, friendship, underage drinking, peer pressure, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, friends, addiction, teenage protagonist, teenager, self harm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california, venice beach california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the ...
Style: road movie, surreal, art house, touching, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: gay, homosexuality, homosexual, male prostitute, friendship, lgbt, friendship between men, love, gays and lesbians, prostitution, coming of age, male prostitution ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: idaho, portland oregon, rome italy, seattle, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 292
Along the Way (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A funny, gripping and powerful drama about the post graduation summer of four lifelong friends and one night that changed the course of their lives... forever. Like Crash , Saint Elmo s Fire and it s inspiration Stand By Me, Along the WAY is a ...
Style: emotional, gloomy, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: friendship, college, friends, partners, youth, coming of age, best friends, buddies, hopes, showbiz, redemption, world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1983, year 1996
Place: new york, connecticut, madison square garden manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and ...
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, talky, enigmatic ...
Plot: existentialism, theater, midlife crisis, dark humor, actor, satire, father daughter relationship, showbiz, surrealism, alter ego, inner voice, art ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.2
 34K
The Woodsman (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A paedophile returns to his hometown after 12 years in prison and attempts to start a new life.
Style: disturbing, harsh, sincere, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: pedophilia, friendship, sexual perversion, starting over, ex convict, police officer, factory worker, suspicion, warden, rejection, anger, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Cruel Intentions 3 (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two guys at a college prep school make wagers on seducing naive young girls, and then meet their match when they agree to see which one can seduce the most popular and devious girl who has her own agenda to everything.
Style: sexy, stylized, entertaining, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: seduction, sex, love and romance, looking for sex, betrayal, relationships, life philosophy, multiple storylines, twists and turns, erotica, promiscuous woman, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.5
 11K
Faces (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An old married man leaves his wife for a younger woman. Shortly after, his ex-wife also begins a relationship with a younger partner.
Style: art house, suspense, talky, biting, sexy ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, prostitute, sex, male nudity, addiction, sexual abuse, sexualized violence, writer's life, melancholy, cheating, women, feminism ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 8K
About Alex (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A circle of twenty-something friends reunite for a weekend away to console a suicidal member of their group. Yet, despite their best efforts to enjoy themselves, a tinderbox of old jealousies, unrequited love, and widening political differences ...
Style: inspirational, surreal, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, depression, suicide attempt, relationships, friends, group of friends, life philosophy, writer's block, anxiety, college graduate, introspection, disagreement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Delta of Venus (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A struggling American writer and a fellow American expatriate begin a sordid affair among the chaos and discord of 1940 Paris, France on the brink of World War II.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, dark fantasy, harsh ...
Plot: bdsm, writers, erotica, lesbian sex, sex, art, infidelity, romance, world war two, anti semitism, threesome, poetry ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france, england, france, europe, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 17K
Laurel Canyon (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Laurel Canyon focuses on Sam and Alex, a pair of upper-middle class lovebirds from the East Coast who relocate to Los Angeles. Enter Jane, Sam's estranged mother, a successful record producer, who's more than willing to put the couple up ...
Style: psychological, sexy, serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, culture clash, music business, psychiatry, music, intern, lesbian, fish out of water, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, disorder, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Bodies, Rest & Motion (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rebelling against his dreary life in a small Arizona town, salesman Nick abandons his girlfriend, Beth, and strikes out onto the highway in search of... something else. Encouraged by her best friend, Carol, Beth reluctantly accepts the romantic ...
Style: clever, thought provoking, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, friends, small town, twists and turns, solitude, weapons, dysfunctional family, shopping, farce, rat, highway, road trip ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, california, usa, las vegas, tucson arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
And Your Mother Too! (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.
Style: sexy, erotic, road movie, sex comedy, art house ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: sex, road trip, sexuality, hot and sexy, older woman younger man relationship, coming of age, older woman younger man sex, age difference, threesome, gay, self discovery, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, acapulco mexico, madrid ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Play It As It Lays (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Hollywood actress undergoes a psychic breakdown and recalls the traumatic events which led to her stay at a sanitarium.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mental institution, mental breakdown, mental illness, filmmaking, family relations, hollywood, infidelity, forced abortion, drug abuse, fame, alienation, lgbt ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, los angeles, beverly hills, las vegas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Pieces of a Woman (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Hungary, USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A grieving woman embarks on an emotional journey after the Ioss of her baby.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tense, rough ...
Plot: loss of child, midwife, pregnancy, birth, grieving, love, husband wife relationship, family relations, woman in labor, woman, extramarital affair, adultery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Echo Park, L.A. (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As Magdalena's 15th birthday approaches, her simple, blissful life is complicated by the discovery that she's pregnant. Kicked out of her house, she finds a new family with her great-granduncle and gay cousin.
Style: touching, melancholic, sentimental, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, pregnancy, gay, culture clash, unwanted pregnancy, religion, virginity, lgbt, character study, life turned upside down, starting over, family disapproval ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, spain, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.9
 6K
Body Shots (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Los Angeles club scene is a place of booze-fueled decadence and debauchery. In a night full of possibilities, eight 20-somethings take to the clubs seeking good times, companionship and maybe a little sex. But in the harsh light of the morning ...
Style: sexy, suspense, entertaining, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: sex, friendship, nightclub, erotica, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief), dysfunctional family, happy ending, lone hero, party, looking for love, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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I Smile Back (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Laney is an attractive, intelligent suburban wife and devoted mother of two adorable children. She has the perfect husband who plays basketball with the kids in the driveway, a pristine house, and a shiny SUV for carting the children to their next ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, erotic ...
Plot: cheating wife, horny woman, addiction, extramarital affair, slut, anorexia, female nudity, slutty attitude, slutty wife, mental illness, suburbs, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.4
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American Beauty (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.
Style: thought provoking, sexy, dramatic, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, teen drama
Plot: midlife crisis, existentialism, coming of age, dysfunctional family, age difference, teenager, loneliness, obsession, suburbs, older man younger woman relationship, youth, older man young girl relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
 2K
Innocence (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After more than forty years apart, Andreas and Claire embark on an affair as reckless and intense as when they were young lovers. Widowed musician Andreas decides to get back in touch with his one great love, Claire, who is still married to her ...
Style: romantic, sincere, touching, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, aging, loneliness, lovers reunited, golden years, love triangle, crumbling marriage, family problems, adultery, male female relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 90s, 50s, 70s
Place: australia, melbourne australia, adelaide south australia, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Down to the Bone (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A woman stuck in a stale marriage struggles to raise her children and manage her secret drug habit. But when winter comes to her small town, her balancing act begins to come crashing down.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: addiction, infidelity, rehabilitation, cocaine, dysfunctional family, going straight, working class, family life, destructive relationship, drug abuse, life is a bitch, cliche ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, new york state, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.4
 97K
Reign Over Me (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A man who lost his family in the September 11 attack on New York City runs into his old college roommate. Rekindling the friendship is the one thing that appears able to help the man recover from his grief.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, depressing, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: grief, friendship, dealing with death, character study, mental illness, tragic event, friends, loss of loved one, alone, buddies, loss, bittersweet ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, which follows 15-year-old freshman Charlie, an endearing and naive outsider who is taken under the wings of two seniors. A moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, emotional, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, high school, teenager, friendship, first love, adolescence, youth, teenage girl, shyness, high school life, suicide, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, year 1991, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, talky, psychological ...
Plot: sex, voyeurism, infidelity, adultery, therapist, husband wife relationship, sexuality, sister sister relationship, brother in law sister in law relationship, affair, yuppie, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%