Movies like Parker's Anchor

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Parker's Anchor (2017)
 5.3
 107
Parker's Anchor (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Krystal Parker's life fell apart when she discovered she couldn't have children. Everything she knew was gone, - but Letting Go Is Just The Beginning.
Plot: adoption, infertility, mother daughter relationship, humanitarian

Most similar movies to Parker's Anchor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, touching, realistic and semi serious films with plots about mother daughter relationship, adoption, romance, dialogue, catastrophe, life philosophy and mentor mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Parker's Anchor: Mother's Day (2016), Extra Ordinary Barry (2008), All About Nina (2018), Lovely & Amazing (2001), Perfection (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
 30K
Mother's Day (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Intersecting stories with different moms collide on Mother's Day.
Style: sentimental, entertaining, humorous, touching, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, holiday, single father, divorce, relationships, secrets, multiple storylines, character change, parenthood, changing lives, overalls, woman ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Extra Ordinary Barry (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Barry Berry is extra special. But that doesn't stop him from losing his job, or getting an ultimatum from his friend Mary. Next, poor Barry gets an out-of-the-blue demand from an ex-lover who is insisting he meet their child Erin. When it ...
Plot: biological father, massage, actress, smoking, biracial, adoption, marriage, teaching
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
All About Nina (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nina Geld's passion and talent have made her a rising star in the comedy scene, but she's an emotional mess offstage. When a new professional opportunity coincides with a romantic one, she is forced to confront her own deeply troubled past.
Plot: stand-up comedian, mother daughter relationship, affair, smoking after sex, female nudity, female protagonist, stand up comedian, incest, sex in bed
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Lovely & Amazing (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Self-esteem and insecurity are at the heart of this comedy about the relationship between a mother and her three confused daughters.
Style: realistic, talky, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: adoption, mother daughter relationship, audition, sister sister relationship, family, misfit, society, thirtysomething life, family relations, family life, couples, physical appearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, mcdonald's restaurant, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 7.1
 47
Perfection (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kristabelle, still living with her Mother cuts herself to feel alive. Her Mother, addicted to plastic surgery also cuts herself trying to maintain her youth. Through the help of a pot smoking young lover, a newly sober British stand up comic and ...
Plot: plastic surgery, cutting, mother daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.3
 114
The Dogwalker (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jerry Cooper is The Dogwalker, a Tom Sawyer grown up for the nineties, who having fallen on hard times, is struggling with the reality of having to sleep in his car. When he quite literally stumbles upon an old lady and her dog, he suddenly finds ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat, touching
Plot: friendship, friends, undisciplined, family relations, drug abuse, best friends, collision, addiction, starting over, showbiz, adoption, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.7
 375
Signature Move (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A secret new romance with Alma forces Zaynab to confront her complicated relationship with her recently widowed mother. In this coming-of-age Muslim melodrama, Zaynab copes by taking up Lucha-style wrestling.
Plot: wrestling, kissing in public, mother daughter relationship, debt, wrestler, stalking, scooter, pakistani, lesbian, lawyer, break up, binoculars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.0
 34K
Raising Helen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Helen Harris has a glamorous, big-city life working for one of New York's hottest modeling agencies. But suddenly her free-spirited life gets turned upside down when she must chose between the life she's always loved, and the new loves of ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night, kids
Plot: adoption, couple relations, love and romance, parents and children, custody, parenthood, orphan, life turned upside down, hopes, society, family relations, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Challenges of impending parenthood turn the lives of five couples upside down. Two celebrities are unprepared for the surprise demands of pregnancy; hormones wreak havoc on a baby-crazy author, while her husband tries not to be outdone by his ...
Style: feel good, funny, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, pregnant woman, couple relations, parents and children, pregnant wife, expectant father, romance, love and romance, family relations, child birth, pregnant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
 9K
Gigantic (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Young mattress salesman Brian decides to adopt a baby from China but is distracted when he forms a relationship with quirky, wealthy Harriet whom he meets at his mattress store. As their relationship flourishes, unbeknownst to them, a hitman is ...
Style: touching, realistic, surreal, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: adoption, romance, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, family relations, eccentric family, youth, dysfunctional family, salesman, stalker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, china, new york, florida, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 134
BearCity 3 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: After a continuing losing streak that started at the altar, Roger tries to claw out of financial ruin and into the arms of Tyler. But Jay, Ty's hunky fire chief partner is not letting that flame blaze. Meanwhile, fireworks explode when ...
Plot: surrogate mother, lgbt, bear, city, male objectification, older man younger man relationship, gay bar, homosexual, man in swimsuit, baby, father daughter relationship, volleyball ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Life as We Know It (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After a distastrous first date for caterer Holly and network sports director Messer, all they have is common is a dislike for each other and their love for their goddaughter Sophie. But when they suddenly become all Sophie has in this world, Holly ...
Style: touching, funny, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, parenthood, unlikely couple, initially antagonists, adoption, orphan, opposites attract, godparent, lifestyle change, romance, life turned upside down, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, hawaii, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Sweet Life (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kenny is an ice cream vendor in Chicago with a crisp white uniform and an apathetic heart. When he encounters Lolita, a sharp-tongued but despondent insurance actuary, their heated conversation, natural spark and mutual hopelessness lead to an ...
Plot: golden gate bridge, suicide, suicide pact, hitchhiking, road trip, hitchhiker, stealing a car, dyed hair, therapist, love interest, mother daughter relationship, erectile dysfunction
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 168
Her Own Rules (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Melissa Gilbert stars as Marygold/Meredith. A sad and lonely writer returning to her home town in England for the first time since she was about 6 or 7 years old,after being adopted and raised in America. While there she decides to look for her ...
Plot: countryside, childhood memory, cancer, mother daughter reunion, businesswoman, adoption, female protagonist, male female relationship, death of friend, orphan, flashback, party ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Then She Found Me (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A New York schoolteacher hits a midlife crisis when, in quick succession, her husband leaves, her adoptive mother dies and her biological mother, an eccentric talk show host, materializes and turns her life upside down as she begins a courtship with ...
Style: touching, humorous, romantic, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, midlife crisis, love and romance, unfulfillment, parents and children, jewish american, eccentricity, depression, loneliness, betrayal, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 2K
The Seagull (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a picturesque lakeside estate, a love triangle unfolds between the legendary diva Irina, her lover Boris, and the ingénue Nina.
Style: melancholic, sincere, touching, sentimental
Plot: mistress, love triangle, novelist, unrequited love, vanity, mother daughter relationship, based on a novel, male female relationship, young woman, romantic rivalry, older man younger woman relationship, actress ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 12K
Private Life (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Richard and Rachel, a couple in the throes of infertility, try to maintain their marriage as they descend deeper and deeper into the insular world of assisted reproduction and domestic adoption.
Plot: fertility, infertility, trying to get pregnant, marriage, waiting room, wedding anniversary, doctor's office, taxi ride, thanksgiving dinner, halloween costume, blood test, lollipop ...
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 715
Nobody's Fool (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Cassie has a miserable job in a bar, is lonely and depressed. Her boyfriend left her when she told him that she's pregnant. After several failed suicide attempts she'd given away her baby for adoption - and regrets it now. When a theater ...
Style: offbeat, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: small town, pregnancy, bar, family relations, adoption, self discovery, womanizer, haunted by the past, americana, lifestyle, couples, small town life ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.2
 13K
Baby Boom (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The life of super-yuppie J.C. is thrown into turmoil when she inherits a baby from a distant relative.
Style: sincere, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: babies and infants, starting over, adoption, career woman, single parent, baby, romance, fish out of water, family relations, love and romance, unlikely couple, love affair ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Little Bi Peep (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Down and out, directionless, and without a driver's license, Emma is going nowhere fast and she knows it. The men and women this bisexual enigma has been sleeping with think she's a waitress, an artist or a kindergarten teacher... while in ...
Plot: bisexual, lgbt, gay, dysfunctional family, puppy, sex shop, compulsive liar, lesbian sex, mother daughter relationship, dance club, clerk, unhappy ending ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 32K
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, realistic, feel good, semi serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: parents and children, singleness, love and romance, college, adoption, mentor, male female relationship, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, student, female protagonist, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995, 80s, future
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Forget about Nick (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A German woman in New York is busy redesigning her life from model to designer, but is forced to live with her husband’s ex-wife when he disappears.
Plot: photo shoot, unfaithful husband, fashion model, superhero costume, ex husband ex wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, german abroad, little boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 11K
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, captivating, exciting, sincere, sentimental
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, friendship, loss of father, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, party, friend, wedding, father son relationship, divorced man ...
Time: year 1969
Place: los angeles, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Big Wedding (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted son's wedding after his ultra conservative biological mother ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: wedding, parents and children, family relations, marriage, family feud, adoption, comedy of errors, family gatherings, reunion, eccentric family, dysfunctional family, elderly lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 4K
For Keeps? (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Darcy, editor at her highschool paper, and her long-term boyfriend Stan are in their last months of school and already have found places in good colleges. Recently they started to sleep with each other and, surprise, surprise, Darcy gets pregnant. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, adoption, high school, coming of age, romance, family problems, teenage love, young lovers, teenage pregnancy, love story, vengeance, justice ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Madea's Family Reunion (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based upon Tyler Perry's acclaimed stage production, Madea's Family Reunion continues the adventures of Southern matriarch Madea. She has just been court ordered to be in charge of Nikki, a rebellious runaway, her nieces, Lisa and Vanessa, ...
Style: humorous, uplifting, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dysfunctional family, reunion, family life, family problems, addiction, drug abuse, siblings relations, eccentric family, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new orleans, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 15K
Tallulah (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Desperate to be rid of her toddler, a dissatisfied Beverly Hills housewife hires a stranger to babysit and ends up getting much more than she bargained for.
Style: sentimental, touching, suspense, dramatic, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, reading a book, book signing, money, baby, theft, painting, van, kidnapping, subway, girlfriend, loneliness ...
Place: ireland, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 64K
Instant Family (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Pete and Ellie decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl, they find themselves speeding from ...
Style: feel good, funny, sweet, light, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adoption, foster parent, parenting, adolescence, family relations, family, parents and children, husband wife relationship, siblings relations, children, social worker, childless couple ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Hello, My Name Is Doris (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A self-help seminar inspires a sixty-something woman to romantically pursue her younger co-worker.
Style: sweet, romantic, talky, humorous, light ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, friendship, unrequited love, office, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, unlikely friendships, workplace, life philosophy, honest, loneliness, storytelling ...
Place: manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, love, cancer, suburban life, teenager, self discovery, woman, friendship, infidelity, grandmother grandson relationship, neighbor, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, michigan, new jersey, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%