Movies like Straight Story

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Straight Story (2006)
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Straight Story (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This film is about an upside down world, where being homosexual is considered "normal" and heterosexual is considered "not normal".
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, light, not serious, offbeat
Plot: alternate reality, gays and lesbians, couple relations, love and romance, society, parents and children, farce, dream, family relations, lifestyle, sex, heterosexuality, restaurant, sexual relations, couples, dishonesty, gender, lesbian, gay, father, nightclub, drunkenness, attraction, it was all a dream, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films with plots about couples, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, romance, parents and children and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Straight Story: Total Chaos (2014), What's Up, Scarlet? (2005), He Is My Girl (2009), Family Way (2012), I Do...Knot (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Total Chaos (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Total Siyapaa is an upcoming Hindi romantic comedy film directed by Eshvar Niwas and written by Neeraj Pandey.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, meet the parents, romance, eccentric family, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, disorder, society, couples, love and romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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95%
What's Up, Scarlet? (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Scarlet Zabrinski, a successful, hard edged, L.A. matchmaker lives in the shadow of her overbearing mother, Ruth Zabrinski who relentlessly tries to find the perfect man for her daughter. Ben Zabrinski, Scarlet's pot smoking brother, an ...
Style: humorous, captivating, emotional, light, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, looking for love, couples, family relations, gender, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, parents and children, lesbian, coming out, unemployment, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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72%
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He Is My Girl (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dix ans après L'Homme est une femme comme les autres, Simon Eskenazy est devenu un grand interprète de musique traditionnelle juive. Il voit successivement débarquer sa mère envahissante, son ex-femme, son fils de 10 ans qu'il n'a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, clever, touching ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, couples, couple relations, transvestism, gender, society, musician's life, lifestyle, interracial relations, gays and lesbians, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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71%
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Family Way (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 132 min.
Story: All the members of the De Roover family have ended up at a point of no return in their lives where crucial choices have to be made. Winnie wants a child. Her husband Rutmer wants to get in touch with his feelings. His brother Charlie doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, romance, eccentric family, couples, couple relations, parents and children, videotaping, siblings relations, anniversary, group therapy, love and romance, family secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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I Do...Knot (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sebastian is very lucky with women, going to parties and getting drunk every night. His mother asks him to change his way of life but he refuses to stop partying and meeting new women. One day, after one night of serious partying he wakes up with a ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, womanizer, wedding, family relations, parents and children, singleness, lifestyle, love and romance, battle of the sexes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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60%
Every Blessed Day (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Guido and Antonia are a young couple with opposing characters and working schedules: he works a night job as a doorman in a hotel, and she works as an employee for a rental car service. This is the story of what happens to Guido and Antonia when ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: love affair, love and romance, couples, pregnancy, family relations, parents and children, hotel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Everyone (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The perfect gay couple are having a wedding in their backyard and they've invited the family and all their emotional baggage.
Style: humorous, captivating, sentimental, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, gay wedding, gay marriage, romance, couples, parents and children, eccentric family, coming out, family relations, unfulfillment, gender, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Men Next Door (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is a fast-paced comedy about a 40-year-old gay man who finds himself dating two equally lovable men - a secure 50-year-old who came out later in life, and an adventurous 30-year-old who wasn't looking for a relationship. What he ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: gay, couples, family relations, love and romance, love triangle, older man younger man relationship, gay relationship, father son relationship, coming out, gays and lesbians, thirtysomething life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Newlyweds (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed couple's honeymoon is upended by the arrivals of their respective sisters.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, crumbling marriage, couples, family relations, love and romance, city life, siblings relations, society, friendship, newlyweds, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Gathering (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A successful architect, Sakti (Tora Sudiro), is uncertain about his sexuality, but when he meets magnetic and gay Nino (Surya Saputra), he realizes he prefers men. When Meimei (Cut Mini Theo), one of Sakti's closest female friends, reveals ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, parents and children, couple relations, love and romance, couples, thirtysomething life, family relations, fish out of water, friendship, lifestyle, misfit, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Manual of Love 2 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Four episodes. Nicola, paralyzed after a car crash, falls in love for his physiotherapist Lucia. Franco and Manuela, a young couple unfit to have child, fly to Barcelona for a specialized treatment for fertility. Filippo and Fosco, two gays, decide ...
Style: realistic, touching, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, restaurant, love and romance, love affair, romance, gays and lesbians, fall in love, couple relations, sex, waiter, arranged marriage, accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Violet Tendencies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman tries to distance herself from her gay friends in an effort to land a straight boyfriend.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, best friends, gender, couples, friends, fashion, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, wooing, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Fourplay (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A feature anthology of short tales of sexual intimacy set in four American cities.
Style: realistic, sexy, semi serious, humorous, sexual
Plot: romance, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, couples, gender, strong sexual content, sexual relations, lesbian, shopping mall, latin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, texas, illinois, florida, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Luke and Brie Are on a First Date (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It is the first date of Luke and Brie. They will spend the night together at bars, parties and streets of Los Angeles. The risk of a first encounter, and the relentless pursuit of naturalness, will make their relationship dance between flirting and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, looking for love, dating, love, society, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, hipster, first date, bar
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Suzie Gold (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, society, family relations, love triangle, fall in love, parents and children, family gatherings, interracial relations, unrequited love, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Posthumous (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After false reports of his demise put him and his work on the map, an artist decides to continue the charade by posing as his own brother. Soon, a reporter enters his life and has a profound effect on him.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, neo screwball comedy
Plot: fake death, love and romance, journalism, impersonating, society, couples, family relations, friendship, breakup, artist, fall in love, faked death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Colombian Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tali and Ori are a young Israeli couple. After attending their best friends' wedding, which ended in disaster, they have a big fight, which leads to Ori proposing. But there is trouble in paradise when Ori's conservative father meets Tali, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, romance, family relations, meet the parents, couple relations, parents and children, buddies, friends, disorder, friendship, nothing goes right, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: tense, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, disorder, couples, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, dishonesty, love and romance, wooing, romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Shaadi Ke Side Effects (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A young couple who struggle to rediscover love after their marriage.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: parents and children, couple relations, love and romance, couples, family relations, honeymoon, baby, marriage, childbirth, pregnancy, romance, marriage crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Plot: culture clash, love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, love triangle, parents and children, arranged marriage, looking for love, fall in love, couple relations, forced marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, asia, england, europe
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43%
Valley of the Sun (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Andy Taggert, played by Johnny Whitworth, set out for Hollywood to pursue acting, but years later finds himself as Vick Velour and working in adult films. Disillusioned and trapped, Andy walks off the set and lands himself in a mental hospital. His ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, unfulfillment, lifestyle, parents and children, golden years, artists and showbiz, fish out of water, father son relationship, self discovery, romance, elderly, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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43%
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Excited (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kevin Staal, 37, is a successful businessman. He suffers from primary premature ejaculation. His tip is too sensitive. Kevin is divorced. He has been single eight years but has finally met someone he likes. Hayaam, 39, is educated, infertile, and ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, romance, sexual relations, parents and children, family relations, singleness, infertility, businessman, looking for love, love and romance, couples, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Mr. Right (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Louise thought she’d met the man of her dreams. But it all went wrong when she introduced him to her gay friends... Harry hates being a TV producer and dreams of leaving his job to travel the world. He loves Alex, an aspiring actor who is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, infidelity, breakup, single parent, aspiring actor, looking for love, romance, gender, couple relations, family relations, model, artist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Balls (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, sincere, light ...
Plot: parents and children, looking for love, couples, society, immigrants, aging, family relations, couple relations, wooing, buddies, friends, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Men in Hope (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Charming bon vivant Rudolf is convinced that infidelity is the basis for a happy marriage, since, after all, a woman does not want to be bored with her partner.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: love and romance, family problems, womanizer, family relations, infidelity, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, sexual relations, husband wife relationship, seductress, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: czech republic, europe, prague
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41%
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Baby Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: They were the perfect loving couple, well, almost. Emmanuel wanted a child but Philippe didn't. One day, however, Emmanuel decides to take the plunge, at the risk of losing Philippe. But how do you make a child when you are gay?
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, disturbing, semi serious ...
Plot: gay, family relations, immigrants, romance, society, pregnancy, marriage, surrogate mother, escapades, money, couple relations, custody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Stand Up (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Rosie O'Donnell speaks straight from--and to--the heart in this stand-up special that delivers hilarious anecdotes about her family and details about the heart attack that changed her life. Other topics include: the headaches and joys of ...
Style: talky, not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, strong female presence, couple relations, gender, gays and lesbians, couples, stand up comedian, humour, stand up special, life, social problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sorry if I Want to Marry You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Second part of the film "Sorry if I love you". Alex (Raoul Bova) and Niki (Michela Quattrociocche) are more in love than ever. They have just returned from the lighthouse on the island Blu where they have lived unforgettable days. Niki ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, infidelity, communication problem
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: family relations, romance, couples, love triangle, dishonesty, dealing with death, love and romance, family gatherings, infidelity, couple relations, eccentric family, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, provence, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Irene in Time (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film about the complex relationships between fathers and daughters, and the potential lifelong consequences of those relationships.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, touching, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: haunted by the past, introspection, couple relations, looking for love, couples, family relations, romance, parents and children, strong female presence, sexual content, hopes, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%