Movies like The Meddler

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The Meddler (2015)
 6.3
 10K
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.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, overbearing mother, singing in a car, taking a selfie, woman wearing a red dress, blood test, waving goodbye, washing dishes, bakery, divorced man, stoned, motorcycle helmet, car radio, driver's license, ceiling fan, laughter, hospital waiting room, business card, military uniform, 23 year old, therapist, bail, applying lipstick, ice cream ...
Time: year 1969
Place: los angeles, manhattan new york city, new jersey

Most similar movies to The Meddler

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and melancholic films with plots about kiss, drinking, mother daughter relationship, drink, telephone call, friendship and sex mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Meddler: All I Wish (2017), Elizabethtown (2005), Jenny's Wedding (2015), Adam (2009), I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 736
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.
Plot: computer, model, necklace, crying woman, french, pregnancy, older man younger woman relationship, hospital, nightclub, bartender, death of mother, nipples ...
Place: santa monica california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 63K
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: sentimental, semi serious, emotional, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, suicide attempt, on the road, self discovery, airplane, hotel room, funeral, death in the family, romance, stewardess, suicide, map ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: kentucky, usa, kansas, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Jenny's Wedding (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jenny Farrell is getting married. But how will her straight-laced family react when they find out that the woman they thought was their daughter’s roommate is actually her fiancée? As the old-fashioned Farrells attempt to come to terms with the ...
Plot: lesbian, coming out, black leather jacket, the color red, applying makeup, wedding dress, supermarket, thanksgiving, wedding reception, wedding ceremony, fire truck, social worker ...
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.2
 32K
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, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: social misfits, unlikely couple, fall in love, mental illness, love affair, asperger's syndrome, autism, children's book, romance, neighbor, shyness, trial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, audition, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, couples, couple relations, love affair, family relations, ratings, meaningful kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.8
 21K
Table 19 (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eloise, having been relieved of maid of honor duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text, decides to attend the wedding anyway – only to find herself seated with five fellow-unwanted guests at the dreaded Table 19.
Style: light, feel good, funny, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: misfit, wedding, wedding reception, confession, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marital problem, name calling, male objectification, up and down relationship, guest, intergenerational friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.4
 15K
Solitary Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A car magnate watches his personal and professional life hit the skids because of his business and romantic indiscretions.
Style: talky, semi serious, gloomy, realistic, witty ...
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, loneliness, dishonesty, salesman, obsession, family drama, bankrupt, unfulfillment, human nature, hopes, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, macau, manhattan new york city, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.5
 6K
The Hero (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lee, a former Western film icon, is living a comfortable existence lending his golden voice to advertisements and smoking weed. After receiving a lifetime achievement award and unexpected news, Lee reexamines his past, while a chance meeting with a ...
Plot: divorced man, cancer, marijuana, actor, older man younger woman relationship, audition, comedian, stand-up comedian, divorced father, estranged daughter, lesbian, watching a movie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: realistic, touching, sentimental, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, cancer, infidelity, love, friendship, illness, actress, party, neighbor, romance, teenager, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, michigan, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: sex, cheating, college, infidelity, womanizer, romance, love, unlikely couple, love and romance, couples, rehabilitation, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, medical school, france, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.1
 33K
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: talky, realistic, semi serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: personal assistant, friendship, cocaine, drugs/alcohol, unfulfillment, buddies, mentally unstable, starting over, reunion, fall in love, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, manhattan new york city, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 3K
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.
Plot: wife husband relationship, lover, romance, sex standing up, middle aged woman, magazine, insult, wedding ring, watching television, hypocrite, marital problem, ballet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.7
 31K
Admission (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Strait-laced Princeton University admissions officer Portia Nathan is caught off-guard when she makes a recruiting visit to an alternative high school overseen by her former college classmate, the freewheeling John Pressman. Pressman has surmised ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: adoption, college, wedding, romance, high school, love and romance, prodigy, parents and children, singleness, high school life, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental
Plot: crumbling marriage, urban, elderly, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, rain, singing, illegal immigrant, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
 425
All the Rage (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: ALL THE RAGE takes a satirical and poignant look at one gay man's obsessive pursuit of physical, sexual, and romantic perfection. Christopher Bedford is everyone's fantasy. He's gorgeous, young, clever, rich, and above all, totally ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, clever ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, battle of the sexes, romance, looking for love, singleness, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, gender, love and romance, couples, obsessive quest, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 38K
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, humorous, talky, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: artist, therapist, unlikely couple, photographer, kiss, date, age difference, nightclub, romance, therapy, painting, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, israel, lower east side manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 47K
Alfie (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Manhattan, the British limousine driver Alfie is surrounded by beautiful women, having one night stands with all of them and without any sort of commitment. His best friends are his colleague Marlon and his girl-friend Lonette. Alfie has a brief ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, clever, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, cheating, playboy, abortion, sexual dysfunction, regret, lifestyle, rock, introspection, urban, lover, flirt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, europe, manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Anywhere But Here (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the Mona Simpson novel, single mother Adele August is bad with money, and even worse when it comes to making decisions. Her straight-laced daughter, Ann, is a successful high school student with Ivy League aspirations. When ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, clever ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, teen angst, dream, hollywood, audition, parents and children, small town, hopes, love and romance, youth, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995
Place: california, los angeles, usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 5K
About Ray (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A teenager transitions from female to male, and his family must come to terms with that fact.
Style: neurotic
Plot: single mother, lgbt, teenager, lesbian, gender roles, grandmother grandson relationship, mother daughter relationship, bathroom, telephone call, apology, telephone, father daughter relationship ...
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.5
 199K
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: clever, realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: psychiatrist, self discovery, marijuana, dealing with death, friendship, depression, ecstasy, paraplegic, epilepsy, grave digger, homecoming, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.5
 9K
Saving Face (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Chinese-American lesbian and her traditionalist mother are reluctant to go public with secret loves that clash against cultural expectations.
Style: touching, realistic, witty, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: coming out, lesbian, lesbian relationship, hospital, pregnancy, romance, generation gap, birthday, fall in love, gays and lesbians, lgbt, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, china, shanghai, shanghai china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
New York, I Love You (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: New York, I Love You delves into the intimate lives of New Yorkers as they grapple with, delight in and search for love. Journey from the Diamond District in the heart of Manhattan, through Chinatown and the Upper East Side, towards the Village, ...
Style: sexy, witty, semi serious, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, taxi, artist, thief, couple relations, urban, fall in love, culture clash, city life, love and romance, couples, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 13K
Moonlight Mile (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 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: sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, dealing with death, starting over, romance, death in the family, hopes, love and romance, friends, couple relations, haunted by the past, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: uncover truth, love affair, extramarital affair, romance, oldies, young lovers, family, daughter, ladykiller, life is a bitch, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 9K
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 ...
Plot: comedian, twin, ex husband ex wife relationship, church, surgery, boxer shorts, brother sister relationship, arrest, grandmother granddaughter relationship, taxi, hospital, urination ...
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Some Prefer Cake (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In San Francisco, Kira has a day job at a warehouse, writes jokes for her sister (who does stand-up back East), wants to perform her own material, hangs out with best friend Sydney (who writes food reviews), and sleeps once with every woman she can. ...
Plot: junk food, pottery, blow up doll, warehouse, motorcycle with a sidecar, cable car, breaking and entering, sex in shower, set up, following someone, tv commercial, watching television ...
Place: milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
How to Be a Latin Lover (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An aging Latin lover gets dumped by his sugar mama and must fend for himself in a harsh world.
Plot: lover, latin, aging, computer, crying woman, urination, cat, letter, bench, widow, threat, bikini ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 2K
Princess Cyd (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: High school athlete Cyd Loughlin lives alone with her depressive father in South Carolina, perpetually longing to get away from it all. When her aunt, famous novelist Miranda Ruth, agrees to host her for a few weeks during the summer, Cyd jumps at ...
Plot: novelist, coming of age, summer vacation, lgbt, sexual identity, first lesbian experience, female sexuality, black man white woman relationship, murder of sister, bisexual girl, text messaging, novel ...
Time: year 1992, year 1968
Place: chicago illinois, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Music from Another Room (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Music From Another Room is a romantic comedy that follows the exploits of Danny, a young man who grew up believing he was destined to marry the girl he helped deliver as a five year old boy when his neighbor went into emergency labor. Twenty-five ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, talky, touching, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: fall in love, destiny, romance, parents and children, love and romance, babies and infants, eccentric family, youth, family relations, love, cheating, blindness ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, london, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Bernard and Doris (2006)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sympathetic look loosely based on the relationship between tobacco heiress, Doris Duke (1912-1993) - think Duke University - and her shy butler, Bernard Lafferty. The icy and mercurial Duke fires her butler for serving a chilled cantaloupe; the ...
Style: sincere, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: butler, estate, orchid, heiress, alcoholic, gay, rehabilitation, alcohol abuse, charity, master and servant, unlikely couple, romance ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%