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Love and Something Like It
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Dan tragically loses his loving wife while only in his late 50s, then goes through the dilemma of finding "true love" again. It's a challenging journey, but he soon learns his life will change in ways he wasn't prepared for, with surprising and often hilarious results. Will Dan ever find love again? All bets and expectations are off in this modern American dark and romantic comedy!
Plot: government agency, car dealer, cowboy, dominatrix, waitress, sex, bar, dating, father son relationship
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The Elusive Summer of '68
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 8.6
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and touching films with plots about bar, sex, father son relationship, love and romance, couples, friendship and telephone call mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Love and Something Like It: Sol Goode (2003), The Thing Called Love (1993), According to Spencer (2001), Burning Annie (2004), Telling You (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sol Goode
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sol Goode, a charismatic L.A. twenty-something, has always relied on charm, good looks, and fast talk to glide through life. But his luck may have run out; faced with eviction from his hipster apartment, totaling his car, and the threat of having to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pasadena california
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The Thing Called Love
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Miranda Presley moves from New York to Nashville to become a songwriter. At an unsuccessful audition she meets James Wright, a promising newcomer. After only a few days they marry but start to quickly regret it.
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According to Spencer
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: According to Spencer, She's the one... Everyone else thinks so too!
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, romance, unfulfilled love, workplace romance, road not taken, love and romance, friendship, buddies, gays and lesbians, betrayal, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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    User:   82%
 
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Burning Annie
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a college student with an "Annie Hall" addiction trying to make his new relationship work.
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: college, battle of the sexes, looking for love, romance, student life, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, radio show, opposites attract, obsession, college life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 4.4
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Telling You
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two college graduates who find themselves stuck behind the counter of a pizza parlor while their friends move on struggle to find a new direction for their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Tattoo, a Love Story
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Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Teacher Sara has always played by the rules and has never thought of herself as one who's attracted to the "bad boy" type. That all changes when tattoo artist Virgil takes part in a classroom show-and-tell session and Sara reluctantly ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two Manhattan slackers want to make a movie about their lives. One drives a cab, the other tends bar; neither has a clue how to make a movie. Things look up when real-life actors Phoebe Cates and Martha Plimpton agree to star in the project.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
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Story: Fat Girls is an original off-beat comedy feature. It focuses on Rodney Miller, not your typical Texas high school student...he is a theater lover and his ultimate dream is to be on Broadway. Awkward and shy, he doesn't have many people to talk ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, sexual ...
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Time: contemporary
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    User:   58%
 
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Wilson
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.
Plot: daughter, dog, middle aged man, misfit, woman on top, african american, bus, game playing, apology, telephone, telephone call, lawyer ...
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    User:   45%
 
Buying the Cow
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A commitment-averse man frantically hits the dating scene after his girlfriend starts pressuring him to pop the question.
Style: semi serious, talky, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: gender, love and romance, romance, partners, couples, gays and lesbians, sex, dating, mysterious character, haunted by the past, love, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   46%
 
Orchestra Seats
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young woman arrives in Paris where she finds a job as a waitress in bar next on Avenue Montaigne that caters to the surrounding theaters and the wealthy inhabitants of the area. She will meet a pianist, a famous actress and a great art collector, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Plot: fall in love, on the road, friends, love and romance, couples, urban, romance, orphan, city life, friendship, waitress, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
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System:   51%
    User:   49%
 
The Pompatus of Love
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four guys sit around drinking beer and talking, trying to figure out the meaning of "the pompatus of love" (from the Steve Miller song "Joker") and analyzing their relationships with women.
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, rock, relationships, womanizer, romance, finnish, battle of the sexes, self discovery, looking for love, happy ending, life philosophy, singleness ...
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Place: manhattan new york city, pacific ocean
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    User:   47%
 
 6.1
 3K
Shake It
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jacob is a young man used to getting everything he wants. For several years, he has been living in a happy homosexual partnership with Jørgen, and one night Jacob decides to pop the big question to Jørgen. Jørgen happily accepts Jacobs marriage ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, fall in love, gays and lesbians, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, looking for love, gay, gay relationship, marriage, love affair, love triangle ...
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Dream for an Insomniac
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl with insomnia who works in a coffee house has impossibly high standards for her love and fears she will never meet a worthy man. Then in walks a new employee and they click - until she discovers he has a girlfriend. Undaunted, she moves to ...
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Duration: 83 min.
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    User:   53%
 
Kicking and Screaming
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her, deciding instead to move in with several friends, all of whom can't quite work up the inertia to ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: college, friendship, coming of age, drinking, writing, beer, buddies, dialogue driven, dialogue, relationships, urban, twentysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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    User:   49%
 
Paris, I Love You
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Olivier Assayas, Gus Van Sant, Wes Craven and Alfonso Cuaron are among the 20 distinguished directors who contribute to this collection of 18 stories, each exploring a different aspect of Parisian life. The colourful characters in this drama include ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, semi serious, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, french, loneliness, storytelling, divorce, wine, tourist, love, human nature, death, relationships, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, montmartre paris
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System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
Friends with Kids
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the wake of their friends' marriages and eventual offspring, longtime pals Julie and Jason decide to have a child together without becoming a couple. By becoming "time-share" parents, they reason, they can experience the joys of ...
Style: realistic, talky, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, divorce, couple relations, relationships, pregnancy, unlikely friendships, parenthood, marriage, thirtysomething life, love, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, new jersey, vermont
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System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
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 6.4
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Diggers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Diggers is a coming-of-age story directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in The Hamptons, on the South Shore of Long Island, New York, as clam diggers in 1976. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, witty ...
Plot: dealing with death, island, save the day, parents and children, small town, social differences, small town life, working class, coming of age, americana, friendship, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
 6.9
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Possible Loves
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fifteen year ago, Carlos went to the cinema to meet Júlia, his university colleague with whom he was in love. She never showed up. Carlos was left waiting in the lobby alone. While he waits, something happens which will change his life. A scene, an ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, young lovers, college, romance, crumbling marriage, infidelity, opposites attract, looking for sex, sexual relations, social differences, midlife crisis, twentysomething life ...
Time: future
Place: brazil, latin america, africa, new york, cuba
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System:   39%
    User:   43%
 
 6.8
 6K
Dedication
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A modern love story in which a misanthropic, emotionally complex author of a hit children's book is forced to team with a beautiful illustrator after his best friend and collaborator passes away. As Henry struggles with letting go of the ghosts ...
Style: cynical, dark humor, semi serious, talky, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, depression, opposites attract, rock, friendship, obsession, mental illness, love and romance, relationships, mentor, love story, goth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
Edge of Seventeen
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gay teenager finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this autobiographical tale set in middle U.S. in the 1980s. Growing up, learning about life, love, sex, friends, and lovers.
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gay, homosexuality, high school, small town, friendship, adolescence, lesbian, teenager, strong sexual content, male nudity, drinking ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: ohio, usa, new jersey, midwest
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System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
 4.7
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American Adobo
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The everyday struggles of people trying to bridge two cultures, as well as their attempt to find happiness in their new homeland. Tere (Cherrie Pie Picache), mid-forties and single, hosts a dinner for a friend visiting from Manila, Lorna. Invited ...
Plot: subway, e mail, vegetarian, gay, fight, church, spinster, barbecue, inheritance, letter, computer, homosexual ...
Place: manila philippines, manhattan new york city
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System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
 4.9
 13K
Down to You
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: College coeds in New York City, Al, the son of a celebrity chef, and Imogen, a talented artist, become smitten the second they lay eyes on one another at a bar. However, the road to happiness is not a smooth one. Outside forces, including a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, college, love, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, love story, relationships, fall in love, bar, happy ending, dialogue ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   44%
 
Playing by Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, 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: touching, clever, realistic, talky, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, infidelity, aids, adultery, hotel, family, marriage, cheating, storytelling, terminal illness, divorce, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city
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System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
Kissing Jessica Stein
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jessica, a Jewish copy editor living and working in New York City, is plagued by failed blind dates with men, and decides to answer a newspaper's personal advertisement. The advertisement has been placed by 'lesbian-curious' Helen ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, romance, friendship, gay, sex, jewish, marriage, relationships, fall in love, interracial romance, infidelity, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
 5.1
 524
Bookends
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Eight twenty-somethings gather together to celebrate the birthday of a mutual friend. Before the evening concludes, relationships are tested, hearts are broken and passions are renewed.
Style: dark humor
Plot: homosexuality, gay relationship, dating, party, kiss, wine, audition, dog, friendship, flirting, flashback, bar ...
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System:   36%
    User:   37%
 
 6.2
 22K
Smart People
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Professor Lawrence Wetherhold (Dennis Quaid) might be imperiously brilliant, monumentally self-possessed and an intellectual giant -- but when it comes to solving the conundrums of love and family, he's as downright flummoxed as the next guy.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, intellectual, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, dysfunctional family, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, pregnancy, death, adoption, hospital, father daughter relationship, relationships, drinking, sarcasm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, new jersey, campus, pennsylvania
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System:   33%
    User:   29%
 

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The Spectacular Now
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl."
Style: realistic, touching, serious, melancholic, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, romance, teenager, high school, drinking, geek, teacher, friendship, school, storytelling, drugs/alcohol, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
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Country: UK, France
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Plot: infidelity, gay, wine, depression, adultery, small town, gays and lesbians, death, relationships, midlife crisis, male nudity, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
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