Movies like The Overbrook Brothers

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The Overbrook Brothers (2009)
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The Overbrook Brothers (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Road movie about two brothers who drive to Texas to find out the truth behind their parents.
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, light, emotional, entertaining, semi serious
Plot: family relations, adoption, on the road, family problems, siblings relations, road trip, brother brother conflict, family secret, father son relationship, secret, sibling rivalry, relationships, conflict, family conflict, brawl, marital argument, dysfunctional family, brother brother relationship, couples, christmas, dancing, knight, fight, snake, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, colorado, austin texas

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Most similar movies to The Overbrook Brothers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films with plots about family relations, parents and children, family problems, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, father son relationship and on the road mostly in Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like The Overbrook Brothers: Fathers & Sons (2010), My Father's Bike (2012), The Discoverers (2012), An Ordinary Family (2011), The Open Road (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tim Alexander's A Mother's Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Regina Reynolds is a strong black woman in the truest sense -- but her taste for the good life doesn't necessarily include her husband, Marcus, or her daughter, Monica. It's going to take a mother's unconditional love to pray Regina ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Plot: parents and children, family life, couples, family problems, dysfunctional family, couple relations, family relations, marriage, black romance, lifestyle change, black woman, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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95%
Fathers & Sons (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Fathers & Sons is a comedic exploration of a group of men and their relationships with their fathers. A middle-aged Jewish man meets his father for the first time at the funeral of his mother. A south-Asian accountant introduces his white fiance ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, light ...
Plot: family relations, family problems, parents and children, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, siblings relations, death in the family, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, relationship problems, father and son, father son reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
My Father's Bike (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grandfather's wife unexpectedly leaves him for another man and this sparks a series of events. His son and grandson arrive from abroad and set of for a journey to find a woman dear to each of them.
Style: emotional, humorous, road movie, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, aging, on the road, parents and children, family problems, musician's life, father son relationship, musician, teenager, father son reunion, road trip, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Discoverers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch takes his begrudging teenagers Zoe and Jack on a road trip to a conference in hopes of jumpstarting his career and reconnecting with his kids. But, when Lewis’s estranged father Stanley goes missing on a ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, self discovery, family problems, parents and children, siblings relations, on the road, love, road trip, bittersweet, highway travel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
An Ordinary Family (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: AN ORDINARY FAMILY is a humorous drama about one family, two brothers and a really big problem. Thomas Biederman is blindsided when his estranged brother, Seth, shows up unannounced to the annual family vacation… with his boyfriend.
Style: humorous, emotional, psychological, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: gay, family relations, estrangement, family problems, family gatherings, society, gender, coming out, family vacation, brother brother relationship, brother brother conflict, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Open Road (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Minor leaguer Carlton Garret takes an unexpected road trip to track down his estranged father, legendary baseball player Kyle Garret when Carlton’s mother becomes sick. Once reunited, Carlton struggles to deal with the series of misadventures ...
Style: road movie, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: father son relationship, baseball, road trip, fiancee, father son reunion, family relations, parents and children, on the road, estranged son, dysfunctional family, estrangement, family problems ...
Place: usa, houston texas, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
A Merry Friggin' Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Boyd Mitchler and his family must spend Christmas with his estranged family of misfits. Upon realizing that he left all his son's gifts at home, he hits the road with his dad in an attempt to make the 8-hour round trip before sunrise.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining
Plot: christmas, eccentric family, family gatherings, nothing goes right, on the road, escapades, parents and children, family relations, disorder, race against time, road trip, christmas present ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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$5 a Day (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After being released from jail, the son of a con man joins his father on the road.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: betrayal, on the road, dishonesty, family relations, terminal illness, cons and scams, estrangement, parents and children, road trip, father son relationship, loss of job, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, los angeles, albuquerque new mexico, atlantic city new jersey, michigan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Peep World (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: On the day of their Father's 70th birthday party, four siblings come to terms with the publication of a novel written by the youngest sibling, that exposes the family's most intimate secrets.
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious, cynical
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, family gatherings, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, writer's life, family feud, dark humor, artists and showbiz, family problems, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Lovers of Hate (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dark comedy which follows two brothers who are in love with the same woman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, gloomy
Plot: estrangement, love triangle, love and romance, betrayal, family relations, dark humor, siblings relations, brother vs brother, sibling rivalry, love affair, incest, two brothers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Best Things in the World (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Everyday family life as perfectly normal madness. “As Melhores Coisas do Mundo“ follows a few days in the life of the 15-year-old Mano, who is fighting on two fronts: his parents have just got divorced and he is going through puberty. Mano tries ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, family relations, coming of age, family problems, parents and children, gender, teenage life, gay interest, father son relationship, lgbt, gay, little boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
May in the Summer (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Jordan, Qatar, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bride-to-be is forced to reevaluate her life when she reunites with her family in Jordan and finds herself confronted with the aftermath of her parents’ divorce.
Style: captivating, realistic, humorous, emotional, semi serious
Plot: culture clash, family problems, introspection, parents and children, couples, doubt, divorced parents, arranged marriage, woman, lesbian, marriage, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jordan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
In Memory of My Father (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The youngest son of a legendary Hollywood producer, a Robert Evans type, accepts a bribe from his father to document his death.
Style: cynical, semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, eccentric family, family problems, love and romance, lifestyle, parents and children, hollywood, brother brother relationship, dysfunctional family, narcissism, father son relationship, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Road North (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A sly riff on the Prodigal Son story, Mika Kaurismaki's latest — about a joyless workaholic concert pianist who ends up on a wild ride with his long-lost rapscallion father — is a funny and cogent analysis of machismo, abandonment issues ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, captivating, road movie ...
Plot: father son relationship, family relations, on the road, estrangement, parents and children, road trip, dysfunctional family, absent father, getting home, legacy, nature, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Upperdog (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As young children, half-siblings Axel and Yanne are adopted to Norway. They are separated on arrival, he to material wealth on Oslo's west side, she to an average family on the east side. In contrast to her younger brother, Yanne remembers ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: family relations, adoption, human nature, siblings relations, society, friends, social differences, ex soldier, disorder, war trauma, soldier, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mother Ghost (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Keith Bennets mother passed away a year ago, and he feels like he has moved on with his life, until one morning his mothers jewelry shows up on Keiths bathroom sink. The same jewelry she was buried in. Keith tells his wife Karen, about the jewelry ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: self discovery, family problems, crumbling marriage, family relations, bittersweet, death in the family, humour, mother son relationship, psychiatrist, unfulfillment, dealing with death, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
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Last Weekend (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an affluent matriarch gathers her dysfunctional family for a holiday at their Northern California lake house, her carefully constructed weekend begins to come apart at the seams, leading her to question her own role in the family.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: family problems, siblings relations, parents and children, eccentric family, dark humor, family gatherings, gay, friendship, river, strong female presence, bittersweet, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
What's in a Name (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Vincent, a wealthy real estate agent, is invited to dinner by his sister Elizabeth and her husband Peter, both professors in Paris. Claude, a childhood friend and trombonist in a symphony orchestra, is also present. Vincent brings news from the ...
Style: cynical, talky, captivating, thought provoking, entertaining ...
Plot: dinner party, friendship, best friends, joke, under the surface, pregnancy, prank, family problems, family secret, friends, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Family Law (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina, Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man in his thirties does not want to be like his father, but that seems to be unavoidable.
Style: semi serious, captivating, light, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, introspection, parents and children, family problems, hopes, youth, lawyer, father son relationship, teacher, husband wife relationship, family, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, sincere, light, 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: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Welcome to Argentina (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Argentina, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marcus and his brother Antoine land in Argentina to celebrate their cousin's wedding and to discover the pleasures of the capital, Buenos-Aires. Marcus is joyful, while Antoine, who has just been dumped, is completely down. Marcus is well ...
Style: humorous, road movie, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: wedding, family relations, couples, on the road, self discovery, wedding party, brother brother relationship, friendship, society, bittersweet, siblings relations, winery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Duane Hopwood (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck divorced father struggles to get his life and family back together before it's too late.
Style: emotional, realistic, humorous, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, redemption, parents and children, addiction, down on your luck, couples, family problems, hopes, unfulfillment, breakup, husband wife relationship, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Lifelines (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Comedy - Lifelines examines an extraordinarily stressful day in the life of a dysfunctional suburban family. Mom Nancy, a schoolteacher, is unable to handle the constant barrage of hostility from her three children. Husband Ira is ineffectual in ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, suburbs, family problems, social decay, gays and lesbians, society, human nature, suburban life, family life, family tragedy, family crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.8
 37K
The Guilt Trip (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventor and his mom hit the road together so he can sell his latest invention.
Style: humorous, touching, light, melancholic, twists and turns ...
Plot: road trip, overprotective mother, salesman, mother son relationship, on the road, family relations, single parent, parents and children, parent child relationship, protective parent, travel, jewish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, las vegas, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.9
 903
Passenger Side (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two brothers spend the day driving around Los Angeles county looking for the meaning of their lives, or cheap street drugs, depending on who you happen to believe.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, looking for love, sexual content, on the road, siblings relations, road trip, brother brother relationship, self discovery, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, escapades, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Beginner's Guide to Endings (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The film centers on three brothers who, upon learning they only have a few days left to live, set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes. Hopper and Simmons are playing the brothers' father and uncle, respectively, while Caan is one of the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, witty ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, last wish, family problems, ex athlete, self discovery, introspection, terminal illness, friendship, death, society, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Life's a Breeze (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Life's A Breeze tells the story of a family as they search for a lost fortune around the streets of Dublin.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, family problems, parents and children, track down, life turned upside down, disorder, comedy of errors, on the road, family life, humour, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Talent Given Us (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A retired New York City couple drive across country to reconnect with their reclusive son, joined by their two unmarried daughters.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, touching, humorous ...
Plot: on the road, eccentric family, family relations, family in crisis, parents and children, cross country, family problems, elderly, estrangement, golden years, dysfunctional family, friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, emotional, feel good ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, love and romance, single parent, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, wooing, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Brooklyn Lobster (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Giorgio's Lobster Farm has been a tradition in Brooklyn for over 65 years. Manned by an eccentric crew and serving the best seafood in the state
Style: humorous, emotional, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family business, save the day, family relations, family problems, restaurant, working class, society, estrangement, family in crisis, parents and children, siblings relations, bank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%