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A New Leaf (1971)
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A New Leaf (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Henry Graham lives the life of a playboy. When his lawyer tells him one day that his lifestyle has consumed all his funds, he needs an idea to avoid climbing down the social ladder.
Style: dark humor, clever, talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, cynical, offbeat, biting
Plot: murder, camping, lawyer, bankruptcy, cons and scams, love and romance, romance, couples, unlikely criminals, battle of the sexes, couple relations, crimes, dishonesty, loan, marriage for money, woman with glasses, love, teacher, marriage proposal, marriage of convenience, mansion, butler, servant, honeymoon, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to A New Leaf

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and clever films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, couple relations, dishonesty, mentor and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like A New Leaf: Cactus Flower (1969), The Fortune Cookie (1966), Seems Like Old Times (1980), Plaza Suite (1971), She's Gotta Have It (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having ...
Style: witty, humorous, sexy, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: nurse, dentist, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, hidden identity, couple relations, love triangle, cons and scams, fall in love, couples, young woman ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, mine, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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95%
The Fortune Cookie (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A cameraman is knocked over during a football game. His brother in law as the king of the ambulance chasing lawyers starts a suit while he's still knocked out. The cameraman is against it until he hears that his ex-wife will be coming to see ...
Style: clever, talky, witty, humorous, cynical ...
Plot: hospital, american football, insurance fraud, fortune cookie, wheelchair, friendship, lawsuit, insurance, odd couple, cons and scams, cinematographer, honesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Seems Like Old Times (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: farce, dog, romance, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals, bank robber, love triangle, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, legal, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 2K
Plaza Suite (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, fall in love, romance, unlikely couple, hotel suite, luxury hotel, crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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She's Gotta Have It (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of Nola Darling's simultaneous sexual relationships with three different men is told by her and by her partners and other friends. All three men wanted her to commit solely to them; Nola resists being "owned" by a single ...
Style: talky, sexy, humorous, sexual, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, infidelity, strong sexual content, couple relations, romance, urban, polyamory, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, love triangle, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.1
 7K
Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: widower, cruise ship, womanizer, gambling, romance, solar eclipse, cruise, buddies, cons and scams, fall in love, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
 644
Hit List (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlotte is a woman with anger management issues whose therapist suggests she write a journal to keep her emotions in check. Unlucky in love, she ventures online to find a boyfriend. Just as she reaches her limit of unsuccessful dates, Charlotte ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic, cynical
Plot: hidden identity, couple relations, wish come true, romance, hitman, deadly, dishonesty, couples, violence spree, crimes, love and romance, weatherman
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Starting Over (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A divorced man falls in love, but somehow he can't get over his ex-wife. This effects his love life in comic ways. Based on Dan Wakefield's novel. Burt Reynolds is an attractive middle-aged man who suffers a crisis of confidence when ...
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: starting over, thanksgiving, support group, self discovery, romance, blind date, couple relations, love affair, hopes, love and romance, couples, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is ...
Style: humorous, talky, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, opposites attract, conservative, apartment, womanizer, romance, honeymoon, love, battle of the sexes, couple relations, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 576
Hi-Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jimmy needs $900 to clear a gambling debt but a series of lies leads to Ray trying to raise the cash from friend's who owe him money.
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, clever
Plot: bar, actor, debt, christmas, pregnancy, crime gone awry, romance, addiction, gambling debt, cons and scams, gambling, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Little Miss Marker (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sorrowful Jones is a cheap bookie in 1930's. When a gambler leaves his daughter as a marker for a bet, he gets stuck with her. His life will change a great deal with her arrival and his sudden love for a woman also involved in gambling ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: unlikely partners, couples, mischievous children, opposites attract, romance, parents and children, custody, dishonesty, love and romance, youth, bookies, love ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Just Tell Me What You Want (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A television producer woman tries to let down her overbearing boyfriend who is her boss. She wants to marry with a young writer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, rich, couples, hotshot hero, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, infidelity, love affair, alcohol abuse, showbiz ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Feeling Minnesota (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam Clayton's (Vincent D'Onofrio) marriage to ex-stripper Freddie (Cameron Diaz) comes about when she's strong-armed into the match by Red (Delroy Lindo), a club proprietor who once did her a favor. But Freddie falls in love with ...
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, dark humor, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, corruption, wedding, stripper, romance, love, lovers on the run, on the road, gangsters, couple relations, police, sibling relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, minnesota, california
⇓ 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 ⇓
43%
Man of the Century (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fantasy-comedy about a young man who lives as if it is 1928 or so, and his encounters with modern-day women and modern-day criminals.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fish out of water, crimes, urban, farce, dishonesty, love and romance, media, misfit, society, disorder, time travel, drug addiction ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
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Kettle of Fish (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lifelong bachelor confronts his intimacy issues when he sublets his apartment to a fetching biologist. His heartsick fish and his wise best buddy are on hand to provide perspective.
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jazz, opposites attract, fall in love, romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, friendship, friends, love and romance, couples, battle of the sexes, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 2K
Mr. Jealousy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he ...
Style: clever, talky, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jealousy, obsession, infidelity, romance, fall in love, comedy of errors, screwball, hidden identity, substitute teacher, unlikely couple, writer's life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, iowa, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
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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 ⇓
41%
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Modern Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.
Style: neurotic, talky, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, romance, drugs/alcohol, breakup, urban, couples, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, self discovery, neurosis, comedy of manners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Two Can Play That Game (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox sizzles as a woman scorned who plans to get her man back by any means necessary. In this comedy about players and those who "get played." As corporate overachiever and all-around fly chick Shanté Smith, Fox thinks she's ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, romance, couple relations, looking for love, ambition, love and romance, couples, buddies, contests and competitions, mind game, wooing, guru ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Married to the Mob (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world. When her husband is killed for having an affair with the mistress of mob boss Tony "The Tiger" Russo, Angela and her son depart ...
Style: clever, sentimental, semi serious, talky, dark humor ...
Plot: starting over, fbi, murder, hitman, gangsters, crime, romance, fall in love, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The War of the Roses (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Roses, Barbara and Oliver, live happily as a married couple. Then she starts to wonder what life would be like without Oliver, and likes what she sees. Both want to stay in the house, and so they begin a campaign to force each other to leave. In ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, psychological, satirical ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, lawyer, uninhibited rivalry, suburbs, divorce, greed, destructive relationship, marriage, family feud, relationships, death, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Free Enterprise (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Young filmmakers trying to hawk a movie titled "Bradykillers" about a serial killer who goes after victims Marcia, Jan, and Cindy meet their screen idol, William Shatner. The two young men, who idolize him and in their fantasies have seen ...
Style: talky, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, couples, dream, space opera, romance, friends, couple relations, twentysomething life, battles, love and romance, toys, star trek ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Sunshine Boys (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lewis and Clark, aka The Sunshine Boys, were famous comedians during the vaudeville era, but off-stage they couldn't stand each other and haven't spoken in over 20 years of retirement. Willy Clark's nephew is the producer of a TV ...
Style: talky, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: reunion, vaudeville, grudge, buddies, friendship, comedian, showbiz, friends, couples, actor's life, golden years, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1920s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
An Ideal Husband (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful Government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs Cheveley appears in London with damning evidence of a past misdeed. Sir Robert turns for help to his friend Lord Goring, an ...
Style: clever, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: couples, society, politics, love and romance, couple relations, romance, dishonesty, high society, irish, confrontation, man wearing towel, coughing ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, victorian england, 1890s, victorian era ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 9K
Legal Eagles (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: District Attorney Tom Logan is set for higher office, at least until he becomes involved with defence lawyer Laura Kelly and her unpredictable client Chelsea Deardon. It seems the least of Chelsea's crimes is the theft of a very valuable ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, romance, crime, dedicated lawyer, legal action, court case, opposites attract, cons and scams, crimes, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 229
Key Exchange (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman wants to get her boyfriend to commit to her, but the most she can get him to do is exchange apartment keys.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: couples, battle of the sexes, romance, love and romance, cycling, bicycle, lawyer, puppet, marital problem, stakeout, bicycle race, black man ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 759
Blume in Love (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Lawyer Stephen Blume, specialized in divorces, lives a paradoxical situation when, having his own marriage break up, is still in love with his ex-wife. Gedorge Segal plays a divorce lawyer who is divorced himself after his wife (Susan Anspach) ...
Style: talky, semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, divorce, marriage, lawyer, infidelity, human nature, romance, unfulfilled love, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: beverly hills, europe, italy, los angeles, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Heartbreak Kid (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three days into his Miami honeymoon, Lenny meets tall, blonde Kelly. This confirms him in his opinion that he has made a serious mistake and he decides he wants Kelly instead.
Style: talky, humorous, clever, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: honeymoon, marriage, love triangle, infidelity, parents and children, romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations, unfulfilled love, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: miami, florida, europe, germany, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ⇓
31%