Movies like The Meddler

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The Meddler (2015)
 6.3
 13K
The Meddler (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An aging widow from New York City follows her daughter to Los Angeles in hopes of starting a new life after her husband passes away.
Style: melancholic, sincere, sentimental, captivating, exciting
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, friendship, loss of father, party, wedding, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, friend, brother brother relationship, female director, divorced man, mother son relationship, dog, dancing, airplane, ship, pregnancy, loneliness, money, motorcycle, valentine's day, food, desert ...
Time: year 1969
Place: los angeles, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey

Most similar movies to The Meddler

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, sentimental, realistic and melancholic films with plots about kiss, telephone call, mother daughter relationship, drinking alcohol, drinking, cell phone and boyfriend girlfriend relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Meddler: Elizabethtown (2005), All I Wish (2017), All Roads Lead to Rome (2015), Gloria Bell (2018), Adam (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Elizabethtown (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Drew Baylor is fired after causing his shoe company to lose hundreds of millions of dollars. To make matters worse, he's also dumped by his girlfriend. On the verge of ending it all, Drew gets a new lease on life when he returns to his ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, emotional, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: small town, stewardess, fall in love, self discovery, suicide attempt, romance, love and romance, family problems, parents and children, falling in love, map, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: kentucky, usa, kansas, mississippi, memphis
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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All I Wish (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman struggles to escape the clutches of her overbearing, co-dependent mother, while gradually falling for a sexy, sophisticated attorney.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, romanticism, captivating ...
Plot: fashion designer, romance, birthday, birthday present, surprise birthday party, birthday party, self doubt, living together, divorced man, elopement, wedding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: santa monica california, usa, california, boston, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
All Roads Lead to Rome (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, Spain, USA, UK, Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maggie is an uptight, single mother and college writing teacher from New York City. In an effort to reconnect with her troubled teen daughter Summer, she decides to embark on a journey to a Tuscan village where she frequented in her younger days. ...
Style: light, feel good, captivating, humorous, road movie
Plot: road trip, mother daughter relationship, teenager, chase, dysfunctional family, wedding, old love, women, love and romance, ex couple relations, escapades, mother son relationship ...
Place: italy, rome italy, tuscany, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.3
 11K
Gloria Bell (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sexy, melancholic
Audience: date night
Plot: middle age romance, middle aged man, dysfunctional relationship, breakup, drinking alcohol, friendship, dating, drinking, break up, ex husband ex wife relationship, friend, divorced man ...
Time: contemporary, year 1986
Place: las vegas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.2
 34K
Adam (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adam, a lonely man with Asperger's Syndrome, develops a relationship with his upstairs neighbor, Beth.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: autism, asperger's syndrome, shyness, fall in love, love affair, mental illness, loneliness, social misfits, unlikely couple, court, neighbor, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Learning to Drive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other's company they find the courage to get back on the road and the strength to take the wheel.
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: love and romance, driving lesson, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, romance, elderly, friendship, husband wife relationship, adultery, illegal immigrant, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2000
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.2
 17K
Maggie's Plan (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Maggie 's plan to have a baby on her own is derailed when she falls in love with John, a married man, destroying his volatile marriage to the brilliant and impossible Georgette. But one daughter and three years later, Maggie is out of love and ...
Style: melancholic, talky, sentimental, stylized, romantic ...
Plot: blended family, marriage, divorce, love triangle, husband wife relationship, love, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, teenage girl, little girl, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, quebec, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.5
 28K
On the Rocks (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Faced with sudden doubts about her marriage, a young New York mother teams up with her larger-than-life playboy father to tail her husband.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, suspicion of adultery, playboy, infidelity, marriage, love, husband wife relationship, adultery, following someone, affair, mother daughter relationship, party ...
Place: canada, manhattan new york city, london, los angeles, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Sleeping with Other People (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Can two serial cheaters get a second chance at love? After a one-night stand in college, New Yorkers Lainey and Jake meet by chance twelve years later and discover they each have the same problem: because of their monogamy-challenged ways, neither ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, romance, friends, couples, fall in love, love and romance, unlikely couple, hopes, love, obsession, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, new york, france, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.1
 37K
Greenberg (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A New Yorker moves to Los Angeles in order to figure out his life while he housesits for his brother, and he soon sparks with his brother's assistant.
Style: semi serious, psychological, sincere, satirical, twists and turns ...
Plot: old love, friendship, personal assistant, starting over, misfit, self fulfillment, fall in love, reunion, mentally unstable, love and romance, buddies, escape from reality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.0
 234
Labor Pains (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sarah (Kyra Sedgwick) is a New York City columnist who falls in love with -- and quickly gets pregnant by -- Ryan (Rob Morrow), a free-spirited artist who promptly vanishes for eight months. Ryan, of course, has no idea he's going to be a ...
Style: sincere, melancholic, captivating, touching, exciting
Plot: husband wife relationship, fear of commitment, true love, nurse, father daughter relationship, first date, interracial friendship, pregnancy, marriage proposal, wedding, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Rumor Has It... (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sarah Huttinger's return home with her fiance convinces her that the sedate, proper, country-club lifestyle of her family isn't for her – and that maybe the Huttinger family isn't even hers – as she uncovers secrets that suggest ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love affair, uncover truth, romance, life is a bitch, love and romance, young lovers, youth, oldies, extramarital affair, dysfunctional family, wedding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1997, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, california, san francisco, new york, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
In the Land of Women (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a bad breakup with his girlfriend leaves him heartbroken, Carter Webb moves to Michigan to take care of his ailing grandmother. Once there, he gets mixed up in the lives of the mother and daughters who live across the street.
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: love, mother daughter relationship, cancer, writers, suburban life, self discovery, woman, friendship, infidelity, grandmother grandson relationship, older woman younger man relationship, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, los angeles, michigan, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Last Five Years (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In New York, a struggling actress and a successful writer sing about their failed marriage from two perspectives.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, lyrical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: marriage, romance, writer's life, love affair, artists and showbiz, wife, husband wife relationship, marital problem, breakup, memory, aspiring writer, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 2011, year 2013
Place: usa, ohio, manhattan new york city, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.1
 4K
The Lovers (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The separation of a long married couple goes awry when they fall for each other again.
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, humorous
Plot: lovers, romance, lover, wife husband relationship, marital problem, marriage, secret, infidelity, love triangle, adultery, unfaithful wife, name calling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.3
 3K
Dean (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A freelance illustrator in New York suffers a quarter-life crisis and leaves his home for the west coast.
Style: romantic, humorous, disturbing, semi autobiographical
Plot: father son relationship, friend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drawing, break up, death, death of wife, breakup, friendship, death of mother, grief, internet dating ...
Place: los angeles, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.6
 12K
The Hollars (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aspiring New York City artist, John Hollar returns to his Middle America hometown on the eve of his mother’s brain surgery. Joined by his girlfriend, eight months pregnant with their first child, John is forced to navigate the crazy world he left ...
Style: light, humorous, disturbing, sentimental
Plot: comedian, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, pregnancy, death, mother son relationship, eccentric family, family, illness, haunted by the past, confession, song, hearse ...
Place: new york, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.4
 212K
Garden State (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that reconnects him with past friends. The trip coincides with his decision to stop taking his powerful antidepressants. A chance meeting with Sam - a girl also suffering from ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, psychiatrist, marijuana, friendship, self discovery, family relations, romance, drugs/alcohol, lifestyle, friends, paraplegic, loss of parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 6.2
 40K
Prime (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A career driven professional from Manhattan is wooed by a young painter, who also happens to be the son of her psychoanalyst.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, artist, therapist, unlikely couple, older woman younger man sex, date, romance, love affair, fall in love, thirtysomething life, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, salt lake city utah, panama, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Definitely, Maybe (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Will decides to tell his daughter the story of how he met her mother, he discovers that a second look at the past might also give him a second chance at the future.
Style: romantic, sentimental, sweet, emotional, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: father daughter relationship, storytelling, male female friendship, best friends in love, single father, fall in love, divorce, true love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, free spirited, college, politician ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, year 1994 ...
Place: wisconsin, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Puffy Chair (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh's life is pretty much in the toilet. He's a failed NYC indie rocker, and a failing booking agent. But he finds the potential of a small victory in a really bad idea. He decides to purchase a 1985 Lazy Boy on eBay, just like the one ...
Style: road movie, mumblecore, humorous, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, on the road, family relations, wedding, introspection, parents and children, hopes, self discovery, love and romance, brother brother relationship, couple relations, gift ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Nanny Diaries (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A college graduate goes to work as a nanny for a rich New York family. Ensconced in their home, she has to juggle their dysfunction, a new romance, and the spoiled brat in her charge.
Style: sentimental, humorous, emotional, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: nanny, mischievous children, love and romance, family relations, adult child friendship, parents and children, obnoxious boss, little boy, adaptation, social differences, relationship vs career, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, harvard university ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Playing by Heart (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs Trent's charm, but he persists. The trendy, prolix Joan tries to ...
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: aids, gay, architect, adultery, infidelity, love and romance, couples, love affair, couple relations, romance, relationships, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, california, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie follows a mother who falls for a younger man while her daughter falls in love for the first time. Mother Nature messes with their fates.
Style: feel good, humorous, satirical, witty, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, mother daughter relationship, love affair, age difference, generation gap, single mother, aging, audition, plastic surgery, fame, romance, meaningful kiss ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Friends with Money (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After she quits her lucrative job, Olivia finds herself unsure about her future and her relationships with her successful and wealthy friends.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, marriage, maid, love and romance, crumbling marriage, money, power relations, looking for love, master and servant, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, santa monica california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.2
 90K
Beginners (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, sad ...
Plot: gay father, coming out, father son relationship, gay, grief, terminal illness, secret, dying, older man younger man relationship, cancer, self discovery, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s, 2000s, year 1955 ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.8
 7K
The Comedian (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A look at the life of an aging insult comic.
Style: captivating, melancholic, light, comic
Plot: aging, comedian, insult, comedy club, comeback, jewish, brother brother relationship, jail, mother son incest, swamp, older man younger woman relationship, handcuffs ...
Time: year 1985
Place: long island, alabama, wisconsin, africa, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.6
 14K
Moonlight Mile (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: As he copes with the death of his fiancee along with her parents, a young man must figure out what he wants out of life.
Style: emotional, sentimental, realistic, clever, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, family relations, starting over, haunted by the past, fall in love, death in the family, family problems, romance, murder, guilt, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.6
 22K
Juliet, Naked (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman has a romance with a past his prime musician revered by a man in her life.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, sentimental, captivating
Plot: english countryside, musician, dysfunctional relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, fandom, obsession, rock musician, father son relationship, infidelity, music, romance ...
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.8
 18K
Comet (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a chance encounter brings together the cynical Dell and the quick-witted Kimberly, the stage is set for a tempestuous love affair that unfolds like a puzzle. As the film zigzags back and forth in time-from a meteor shower in LA, to an encounter ...
Style: touching, sentimental, surreal, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, romance, unlikely couple, love and romance, couples, falling in love, fall in love, meteor shower, relationships, imaginary, parallel world, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, paris france, portland oregon, wisconsin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%