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, urban, workplace romance, romance, relationship vs career, twentysomething life, workplace situations, cooking and food, thirtysomething life, city life, love and romance, couples, workplace, lifestyle, aspiring writer, waiter
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, lifestyle, looking for love, urban and city life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like In the Weeds: The Perfect You (2002), Just Desserts (2004), Strictly Business (1991), Mona (2008), It Had to Be You (2000). 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: humorous, semi serious, 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, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: contests and competitions, impossible love, romance, restaurant, love affair, singleness, workplace romance, relationship vs career, workplace situations, cooking and food, family life, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: social differences, romance, wooing, 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 ⇓
76%
 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, realistic, touching
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 ⇓
75%
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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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, romance, forbidden love, urban, 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 ⇓
73%
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 ⇓
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, comedy of errors, buddies, unlikely couple, romance, urban, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.4
 413
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract, 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 ⇓
65%
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 6.0
 946
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, talky ...
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 ⇓
63%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sexual
Plot: city life, resort, romance, gays and lesbians, young lovers, urban, self discovery, gender bending, twentysomething life, gender, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: massachusetts, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, realistic, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fashion, waiter, photographer, city life, romance, urban, actor's life, conspiracy, voyeur, sex, model, job ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: virgin, bus, city life, jazz, farce, urban, battle of the sexes, romance, looking for sex, singleness, wooing, twentysomething life ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: roommate, love, brooklyn bridge, best friend, romance, best friends, self discovery, urban, single, looking for love, singleness, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching
Plot: marijuana, drug use, city life, urban, romance, buddies, drug abuse, twentysomething life, stoners, friends, love and romance, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, new york, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.7
 518
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: humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: restaurant, friendship, racism, city life, gays and lesbians, romance, immigrants, battle of the sexes, feminism, urban, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: destiny, unlikely couple, womanizer, romance, projectionist, veterinarian, couple relations, theater, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: clever, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, looking for love, parents and children, urban, singleness, thirtysomething life, fall in love, city life, love and romance, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.1
 844
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: sexual, semi serious, 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 ⇓
45%
Fast Food Fast Women (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: How important is the truth when falling in love? Bella is a Manhattan café waitress, about to turn 35, stuck in a long-term affair going nowhere. Paul is a widower, facing old age alone. Bella's mother sets her up with Bruno, a novelist/cabbie ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, golden years, couple relations, looking for love, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, contests and competitions, introspection, fall in love, elderly ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, kindergarten, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: semi serious, feel good, 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 ⇓
45%
 5.9
 332
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: semi serious, humorous, 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 ⇓
45%
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
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, romance, couples, battle of the sexes, couple relations, love affair, thirtysomething life, gender, unfulfillment, lifestyle, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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A Couch in New York (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both find themselves deeply ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dog, psychoanalyst, romance, hidden identity, unlikely couple, opposites attract, switching roles, couple relations, urban, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, new york, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 877
Sprung (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out that she's been fooled, she becomes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, urban, battle of the sexes, twentysomething life, romance, friendship, nothing goes right, love and romance, couples, friends, best friends, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 744
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, realistic, witty, 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 ⇓
42%
 5.8
 771
Pie in the Sky (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Pie in the Sky is a 1996 American romantic comedy film about a young man obsessed with traffic gridlock who falls in love with an avant-garde dancer.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, obsession, young lovers, college, self discovery, looking for love, true love, love and romance, couples, journalism, obsessive quest ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, realistic, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: elderly lovers, couple relations, romance, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, sexual relations, workplace romance, love and romance, couples, dancer's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
My Life's in Turnaround (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two Manhattan slackers want to make a movie about their lives. One drives a cab, the other tends bar; neither has a clue how to make a movie. Things look up when real-life actors Phoebe Cates and Martha Plimpton agree to star in the project.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, bar, taxi, filmmaking, actor's life, best friends, urban, romance, desire for fame, looking for love, singleness, showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 935
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, realistic, humorous, 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 ⇓
38%