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An Uzi at the Alamo (2005)
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An Uzi at the Alamo (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Searching for his identity, a young writer pledges to his dysfunctional family that he will commit suicide on his 25th birthday. As the fateful day approaches, he stumbles upon love and a new sense of self. Fearing family humiliation if he backs out of his pledge, he prepares for his last birthday with the feigned support of his family.
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, coming of age, fall in love, self discovery, eccentric family, love and romance, hopes, bittersweet, twentysomething life, suicide, birthday, writers, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, masturbation, brother sister relationship, uncle niece relationship, paper, uzi, scissors
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, romance, family relations, fall in love, couples, parents and children and self discovery mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like An Uzi at the Alamo: The Answer Man (2009), Just Add Water (2008), The Color of Milk (2004), Elliot Loves (2012), My Girlfriend's Boyfriend (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Answer Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Twenty years ago, Arlen Faber (Jeff Daniels) wrote a book about spirituality that became wildly popular. These days, he's a curmudgeonly recluse who only enjoys the company of his chiropractor, Elizabeth (Lauren Graham). As Elizabeth's ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hopes, dishonesty, romance, single parent, human nature, fall in love, writer's life, love and romance, couple relations, self discovery, family relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
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95%
Just Add Water (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An offbeat romantic comedy about a decent guy, Ray Tuckby, with a dead-end life in the dead-end town of Trona, CA. After encouragement from a stranger whom he happens upon, Ray begins to dream again. He sheds the parasites in his life, musters the ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Plot: romance, addiction, family relations, hopes, dysfunctional family, couple relations, eccentric family, self discovery, working class, drug dealing, love and romance, countryside ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Color of Milk (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Selma's mother died giving birth to her, and Selma's step aunt is living proof that men only cause trouble. So the 11 year old girl makes a deal with her best friends that they will stay away from boys and dedicate their lives to science. ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Plot: coming of age, family relations, love and romance, friendship, teenage life, self discovery, teenage love, fall in love, friends, best friends, romance, summer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
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69%
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Elliot Loves (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two stages of a Dominican-American's life; first as a boy trying to bond with his young mother, then a 21-year-old looking for love in New York City.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: looking for love, self discovery, love and romance, twentysomething life, youth, parents and children, wooing, lifestyle, nothing goes right, gay, single parent, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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My Girlfriend's Boyfriend (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Ethan arrives at the airport just in time to declare his undying love for his girlfriend, love appears to have conquered all. The scene, however, is really the ending of Ethan's novel, which his agent calls "unrealistic." Ethan ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, twist ending
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, romance, siblings relations, couples, family relations, sibling relationship, male female relationship, secret, brother sister relationship, divorced woman, writers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Sequoia (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young man meets a 23-year-old cancer patient on the way to the park and disrupts her plan to commit suicide.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: terminal illness, fall in love, romance, death wish, bittersweet, family, family relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, illness, suicide, cancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Amelia's 25th (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Aspiring actress Amelia begins her 25th birthday by breaking up with her boyfriend, and things only go downhill from there. After visiting a dubious psychic for advice, Amelia sets off on a bizarre adventure to find money for rent and possibly love.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Plot: hollywood, actor's life, ambition, romance, hopes, artists and showbiz, introspection, twentysomething life, follow your dream, coming of age
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 822
Shirin in Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Despite being engaged to a successful Iranian plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills, Shirin finds herself falling for a mysterious young man who lives in a lighthouse in northern California.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, culture clash, fall in love, family relations, romance, society, interracial marriage, couples, friendship, parents and children, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Out at the Wedding (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After telling her fiancé, Dana, that her entire family is dead, Manhattanite Alex whisks off to her childhood home in South Carolina to serve as bridesmaid at her high-maintenance, estranged sister Jeannie's wedding. As she tries not to steal ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, opposites attract, fall in love, eccentric family, self discovery, couples, society, romance, love and romance, looking for love, singleness, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south carolina, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Americano (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Americano" centres around Chris McKinley (Jackson), a recent college graduate backpacking through Europe who savours his last three days of freedom before boarding the career fast track back in the United States. In Pamplona with two ...
Style: psychological, realistic, semi serious, humorous, contemplative
Plot: self discovery, youth, romance, love and romance, on the road, introspection, hopes, college graduate, travel, coming of age, road not taken, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Every Jack Has a Jill (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jack is encouraged to take the romantic Paris vacation he won, despite just being dumped by his girlfriend. His trip soon devolves into chaos and adventure, when his luggage is swapped for a French businesswoman's belongings who soon takes a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: destiny, fall in love, romance, unlikely couple, disorder, wooing, hopes, hotel, love and romance, love, airport, hotel room ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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I'm Yours (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A road movie romance that conjures a heady concoction of free love and end of the world conspiracy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, romantic
Plot: on the road, self discovery, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, bittersweet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 1K
Love Hurts (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him, middle-aged Ben Bingham slips into a funk and refuses to change out of his pajamas. Justin, Ben's 17-year-old son, has the cure for what ails his depressed dad: he gives Ben a makeover and pushes him out into the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, romance, fall in love, teenage love, parents and children, lifestyle, doctor, looking for love, friendship, dentist, breakup, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Everybody Wants to Be Italian (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Are all relationships based on lies? Jake Bianski runs a fish market in north Boston, surrounded by Italians. For years, he's carried a torch for Isabella, an ex-girlfriend now married with three children and no interest in Jake. Yet, he tells ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, hidden identity, hopes, starting over, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, love and romance, romance, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, sexy woman, first date ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Three Can Play That Game (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shanté Smith has moved to Atlanta where she's the Love Doctor, helping women get their men to the altar. Tiffany calls her after she catches her boyfriend, Byron, in a clinch with his boss, Carla, just after he wins a competition similar to ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, looking for love, guru, couples, contests and competitions, battle of the sexes, fall in love, love and romance, workplace, lifestyle, singleness, tv show ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Goats (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Having a self-absorbed New Age mother and an estranged father means 15-year-old Ellis Whitman has grown up relying on an unconventional guardian: a goat-trekking, marijuana-growing sage called Goat Man. So when Ellis decides to leave the alternative ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light
Plot: family relations, coming of age, boarding school, teenage life, youth, fall in love, parents and children, eccentric family, roommate, divorced parents, boy girl relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 3K
Lovesick (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of Charlie Darby, who has everything going for him: a great job, friends, family, the whole package. The one thing Charlie doesn't have is love, because every time he gets close, he goes clinically insane. When he meets the perfect ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, love and romance, fall in love, workplace, brother brother relationship, love interest, neighbor, mother son relationship, mentally unstable, disorder, dinner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 8K
At Middleton (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two parents fall in love over the course of a single day while playing hooky from their children's college tour.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: college, middle age romance, tour guide, self discovery, opposites attract, fall in love, self fulfillment, love and romance, parents and children, couples, disorder, tourist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Let It Snow (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Our two young lovers meet on a series of snowy days in high school. Years later they reconnect in Manhattan, but life is more complicated. Sarah sleeps with her beeper. James goes to "open-mike therapy". As Sarah plans her wedding to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: bittersweet, wedding, curses spells and rituals, death in the family, comedy of errors, eccentric family, unfulfilled love, school, singleness, fall in love, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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On the Edge (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young game designer falls in love with an older woman and suddenly his whole life turns upside down.
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, unlikely couple, lifestyle, wooing, fall in love, love affair, couples, romance, looking for love, disorder, love and romance, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, love triangle, couples, couple relations, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, morality, love, stabbing
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 609
Spooner (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Facing eviction from his parent's home on his 30th birthday, a socially awkward guy meets the girl of his dreams and creates his own rules for growing up.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, opposites attract, family relations, couples, love and romance, romance, race against time, workplace, lifestyle, parents and children, boss and employee, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Middle of Nowhere (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film follows Grace, a young woman whose irresponsible mother blows her college fund on her younger sister's beauty pageant campaign.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, friendship, teenage life, fall in love, ambition, rebelliousness, parents and children, rebellion, drug dealing, opposites attract, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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One Small Hitch (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a flight home to Chicago for a family wedding, childhood friends Josh and Molly innocently agree to fake a wedding engagement to make Josh's dying father happy. Things quickly get out of hand with their two boisterous families, and a series ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: pretend relationship, wedding, engagement, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, family business, romance, eccentric family, starting over, pretense ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Almost Charming (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about Jean-Marc who is a convinced bachelor and also very busy. So busy that he almost missed his own daughters wedding ceremony...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, parents and children, self discovery, nothing goes right, love and romance, opposites attract, disorder, family relations, fall in love, character change, lifestyle change, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Raising Waylon (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Waylon is a nine year old boy who, after losing their parents, begins to live with her ​​godparents, couples in the past but now separated and with little appetite for adoption. The boy's arrival will be the ultimate test to confirm whether ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, fall in love, custody, romance, family, godparent, couples, unlikely couple, adoption, lawyer, orphan, parenting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 14K
Just Wright (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A physical therapist falls for the basketball player she is helping recover from a career-threatening injury.
Style: realistic, sincere, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, looking for love, couples, romance, ambition, sport, hopes, athlete's life, lifestyle, comeback, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 859
Smooch (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An imaginative youngster (Kiernan Shipka) comes across an amnesiac prince (Simon Kassianides), who she believes is a fairy-tale figure. Convinced the man would be perfect for her widowed mom (Kellie Martin), she launches a plan to set the two up, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, sentimental ...
Plot: cinderella story, looking for love, love and romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, romance, nanny, wizards and magicians, royal family, memory loss, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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I Do (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Life is easy for 43-year-old Luis, a happy single guy, fulfilled in his job of star nose with a perfume creation company, cosseted by his mother and five sisters. It could have lasted for a whole life, but fed up with mollycoddling and helping him, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: family relations, looking for love, fall in love, eccentric family, gem, love and romance, romance, nothing goes right, singleness, couples, blind character, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 2K
Love Birds (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Love Birds is a hilarious charming romantic comedy that tells the story of a regular Kiwi bloke who finds himself on a quest to find true love – all with the help of a native New Zealand Shelduck. Comedian Rhys Darby (Flight of the Conchords, The ...
Style: humorous, feel good, uplifting, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, self discovery, fall in love, looking for love, family relations, journey, friendship, society, rock, love and romance, bird
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%