Movies like In the Weeds

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In the Weeds (2000)
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In the Weeds (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's Martha's first night as a waitress in an upscale New York restaurant. Veteran Chloe shows her the ropes and introduces her to the lives of the restaurant staff. Adam, a hopeful playwright, suffers for his art while dealing with a very indecisive (ex-?)girlfriend. Marlon is a cocky young actor, certain that his big break is just around the corner. When the restaurant's obnoxious owner, Simon, brings a special client in for dinner, pressures mount until an explosion seems inevitable.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, offbeat, witty
Plot: waitress, restaurant, looking for love, workplace romance, urban, romance, relationship vs career, twentysomething life, workplace situations, cooking and food, thirtysomething life, city life, love and romance, couples, workplace, lifestyle, waiter, aspiring writer
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, lifestyle, urban, twentysomething life and city life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like In the Weeds: The Perfect You (2002), Just Desserts (2004), Mona (2008), It Had to Be You (2000), Strictly Business (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Perfect You (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A waiter/writer living with his dad and a neat freak who's just landed a job as a reporter in New York, meet by colliding on the Brooklyn Bridge, and romance ensues.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Plot: looking for love, romance, sexual relations, urban, singleness, wooing, workplace romance, relationship vs career, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, city life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Just Desserts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marco Poloni's family owns a bakery in the Bronx and it seems that they have fallen on hard times and his family is considering selling the bakery. Marco then decides to enter a baking competition hoping that the money and publicity will help ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: contests and competitions, impossible love, romance, love affair, restaurant, singleness, workplace romance, relationship vs career, workplace situations, cooking and food, family life, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.8
 122
Mona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two 35 year old men going backwards in life meet a vibrant 23 year woman, bounding unselfconsciously forward.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, romance, friendship, urban, looking for love, love triangle, love and romance, friends, couple relations, city life, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
It Had to Be You (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two strangers meet and fall in love during the weekend that they are planning their respective weddings.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, urban, forbidden love, romance, infidelity, love affair, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love and romance, couples, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Strictly Business (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Waymon has a great job in real estate and a promising future, but he's also trapped in a loveless longterm relationship. He meets Natalie, a beautiful club-hopping hipster, and quickly falls in love. Realizing he's just not cool enough to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: social differences, wooing, romance, urban, fall in love, love and romance, buddies, opposites attract, teaching the ways of the world, city life, society, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, comedy of errors, buddies, urban, romance, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Lie Down with Dogs (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wayward mid-20's NYC guy goes to the Pines for a change of pace for the summer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sexual
Plot: city life, resort, gays and lesbians, romance, young lovers, self discovery, urban, gender bending, twentysomething life, gender, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: massachusetts, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Little City (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Best friends Adam and Kevin have a lot in common. Probably too much! In fact, Kevin is carrying on a torrid affair with Adam's girlfriend, Nina, on the side! And if this triangle wasn't crowded enough, the arrival of a seductive newcomer ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, buddies, romance, couple relations, looking for love, urban, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, city life, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Real Blonde (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor and his girlfriend handle life's frustrations, while his friend seeks fulfillment with a blonde.
Style: clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fashion, photographer, waiter, city life, romance, urban, actor's life, conspiracy, model, voyeur, sex, job ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Luminarias (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Welcome to Luminarias-where hot spicy dish gets served up with a Latin twist by four successful friends from East LA...with very discriminating taste in men! When separated divorce attorney Andrea finds herself guilty of falling for her white and ...
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: restaurant, friendship, racism, city life, gays and lesbians, immigrants, romance, battle of the sexes, urban, feminism, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.1
 1K
Just a Kiss (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of thirtysomethings having problems with fidelity gets an opportunity to turn back the clock.
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, workplace romance, love and romance, couples, dancer's life, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 418
Ed's Next Move (1996)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ed lives in Wisconsin. He's just been dumped by his girlfriend, so he moves to New York City for a big change...but will he ever find love again? He loves his new job studying the genetics of different strains of rice. Then Ed meets Lee, a ...
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, urban, starting over, introspection, self discovery, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, singleness, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: wisconsin, new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Wishful Thinking (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story told from three angles. Max meets Elizabeth; they live together, but when she talks of marriage, he balks. He becomes extremely jealous, probably without cause, and thinks she's taken up with a friend of his, Jack. Elizabeth, stung by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: destiny, unlikely couple, womanizer, romance, projectionist, veterinarian, theater, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.1
 856
30 Beats (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A summer heat wave and a series of sexual encounters connect a group of New Yorkers.
Style: semi serious, sexual, realistic, humorous
Plot: sexual relations, city life, urban, introspection, romance, self discovery, love affair, twentysomething life, hopes, lifestyle, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 333
Loving Jezebel (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man is cursed with falling in love with other men's women.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, battle of the sexes, romance, college, friendship, suburbs, singleness, twentysomething life, cafe, store, breakup, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, russia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Love Is All There Is (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Malacicis, a hard-working Italian family recently immigrated from Florence, open a fancy restaurant in the Bronx, N.Y., drawing the ire of another clan. Mike and Sadie Capomezzo, equally hard-working Sicilian caterers from the area, find they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, love, romance, unlikely couple, young lovers, opposites attract, couple relations, forbidden love, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, true love ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, italy, florence, usa, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 3K
Bongwater (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: David (Luke Wilson) is an artist and a pothead. He's fallen in love with the beautiful and sexy Serena (Alicia Witt), and things are going simply splendidly until poor David's house burns down. Serena doesn't need the bad vibes, so ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, touching
Plot: drug use, marijuana, city life, romance, urban, buddies, drug abuse, twentysomething life, stoners, friends, love and romance, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, new york, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 2K
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, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, social differences, romance, doorman, urban, student life, fall in love, love and romance, couples, workplace, buddies, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sunday in New York (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Eileen is 22 and is smarting from her breakup with Russ. She comes to New York to visit her brother, Adam, who is an airline pilot. Eileen confides to her brother that she thinks she may be the only 22 year old virgin left in the world. Adam assures ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: virgin, bus, jazz, farce, city life, romance, battle of the sexes, urban, looking for sex, singleness, wooing, twentysomething life ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Let Them Chirp Awhile (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The basic storyline of the film follows Bobby and Scott, two young men in their late twenties who are struggling to make careers out of their artistic dreams but their competitiveness with each other gets in the way.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: twentysomething life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, urban, couple relations, looking for love, down on your luck, life is a bitch, couples, dog, male female relationship, plagiarism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, actor's life, romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, hidden identity, boss and employee, frame up, filmmaking, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
This Is Not a Film (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New Yorker Michael Connor attempts to find the woman who left him by making a film about her, hoping that someone (maybe you?) will recognize his ex and convince her to get back together with him. To help the viewer understand who he is and why his ...
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, filmmaking, urban, romance, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, breakup, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, talking to the camera ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 4K
If Lucy Fell (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe and Lucy are roommates and best friends. Lucy, whose love life is embarrassingly dull, convinces Joe, who is infatuated with a neighbor he's never met, that if they don't have stable romances within a month, they must jump off the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: brooklyn bridge, love, roommate, best friend, romance, best friends, urban, self discovery, single, looking for love, singleness, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.1
 751
Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bar, romance, fall in love, college, gays and lesbians, introspection, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Finding Bliss (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jody Balaban, an aspiring filmmaker, is fresh to L.A. with New York film school accolades and the dream of making her movie. Unable to get a job where she can use the skills she so finely honed, Jody must edit adult entertainment to make ends meet. ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: strong sexual content, boss and employee, romance, fall in love, workplace romance, twentysomething life, workplace situations, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love and romance, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A love story set in Manhattan, where a florist who abides by a strict five-date-limit with any man finds herself wanting more with the new restaurateur in town.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, battle of the sexes, love affair, romance, couples, couple relations, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, falling in love, valentine's day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 9K
The Good Guy (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ambitious young Manhattanite and urban conservationist Beth wants it all: a good job, good friends, and a good guy to share the city with. Of course that last one is often the trickiest of all. Beth falls hard for Tommy, a sexy, young Wall Street ...
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, romance, city life, hotshot hero, rise to the top, love affair, ambition, gain trust, power relations, workplace, love triangle, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 4K
Ceremony (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sam Davis convinces his former best friend to spend a weekend with him to rekindle their friendship at an elegant beachside estate owned by a famous documentary filmmaker. However, it soon becomes clear that Sam is secretly infatuated with his ex, ...
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unfulfilled love, party, drugs/alcohol, wooing, romance, engagement, beach, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, buddies, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sidewalks of New York (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film follows the marital and dating lives of three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships. Interspersing "man on the street" interviews with scenes from the six characters' lives, the film weaves a ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, dentist, human nature, couple relations, urban, city life, store, couples, crumbling marriage, looking for love, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last International Playboy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When playboy and one-hit-wonder novelist Jack Frost (Jason Behr) learns that his childhood sweetheart is getting married, he tries to drown his sorrows by dramatically escalating his self-destructive drinking and womanizing. Frost's pals try to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: looking for love, love affair, love triangle, romance, singleness, city life, urban, love and romance, couples, friends, best friends, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%