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Free Samples (2012)
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Free Samples (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Stanford law-school dropout named Jillian escapes to the anonymity of Los Angeles to figure out what she wants to do with her life, and on the day of her college boyfriend's birthday, she finds herself stuck running an ice cream truck fending off locals and oddball friends alike. This one day spent in a truck on the streets of Los Angeles will wake Jillian from her aimless daze and make her see that life doesn't stop just because you want it to.
Style: humorous, talky, cynical, semi serious, realistic, witty, whimsical
Plot: introspection, lifestyle, dull life, sarcasm, college dropout, life, society, twentysomething life, romance, loneliness, direction and purpose, pregnancy, restaurant, dating, ice cream, street musician, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, old woman, one day, intervention, cheating boyfriend, dropout, food, disgruntled, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Free Samples

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and talky films with plots about lifestyle, couples, love and romance, friends, friendship, romance and twentysomething life mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Free Samples: The Cult of Sincerity (2008), The Comedy (2012), Let Go (2011), Mind the Gap (2004), Chance (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Cult of Sincerity (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A New York hipster sets out on a a quest to create the most sincere T-shirt ever.
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, cynical, witty ...
Plot: society, self discovery, friendship, friends, ambition, lifestyle, youth, dull life, unfulfillment, hopes, twentysomething life, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Comedy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Indifferent to the notion of inheriting his father's estate, a restless, aging New Yorker passes time with his friends in games of mock sincerity, irreverence, and recreational cruelty towards those around them.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, cynical, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: estrangement, introspection, human nature, social decay, satire, society, shallowness, life is a bitch, dull life, female nudity, father, bare breasts
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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82%
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Let Go (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Walter Dishman, a married and melancholy parole officer, deals with three eccentric ex-convicts who have been placed under his supervision.
Style: humorous, cynical, captivating, light, talky ...
Plot: introspection, parole, love, dark humor, couples, dull life, family relations, society, golden years, shopping, love affair, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Mind the Gap (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Five seemingly unrelated people decide to take huge risks in their personal lives in an effort to find happiness.
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: starting over, lifestyle, human nature, family relations, romance, couples, golden years, city life, introspection, breakup, love and romance, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Luke and Brie Are on a First Date (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It is the first date of Luke and Brie. They will spend the night together at bars, parties and streets of Los Angeles. The risk of a first encounter, and the relentless pursuit of naturalness, will make their relationship dance between flirting and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, looking for love, dating, love, society, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, hipster, first date, bar
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Chance (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 'Chance' is a black comedy about how hard it is to find "the one". Mostly told from the point-of-view of a young, sexually aggressive woman, named Chance, whom according to her: "we're all out there looking for true ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, looking for love, couples, romance, wooing, mother daughter relationship, gays and lesbians, love and romance, twentysomething life, singleness, relationships, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: talky, humorous, sincere, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, friendship, introspection, youth, couple relations, computers and web, human nature, love and romance, misfit, twentysomething life, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Alumni Chapter (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: What happens when you graduate from college, only to find that jobs are practically nonexistent and your best friends aren't what they seem? Four old friends reunite after college graduation. The conversation quickly turns sour, and a series of ...
Style: humorous, captivating, atmospheric, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, college, adolescence vs adulthood, introspection, unfulfillment, estrangement, society, best friends, lifestyle, hopes, friends, dull life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Kitchen (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jennifer's thirtieth birthday party is supposed to be a special day. But what starts out as a day of celebration quickly spirals into a most ill-fated day Jennifer wishes she could forget, in this ensemble comedy set entirely in a kitchen.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: birthday, nothing goes right, family relations, disorder, infidelity, dishonesty, siblings relations, friendship, bittersweet, sexual content, best friends, platonic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Some Girl (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Four unstable twenty-something women search for long-term relationships in 1990s Los Angeles.
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, twentysomething life, love affair, couples, lifestyle, infidelity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, best friend, brother sister relationship, first date, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Get Well Soon (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After having a nervous breakdown, a popular talk-show host confronts his ex-girlfriend who is dating a cross-dresser.
Style: semi serious, talky, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: opposites attract, romance, fish out of water, lifestyle, gender, disorder, media, true love, nervous breakdown, gays and lesbians, love and romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Lather Effect (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, friends, couple relations, introspection, love and romance, looking for love, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, unfulfillment, hopes, singleness, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Anarchist Cookbook (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A movie about a young honors student-turned-anarchist, Puck, and his group of anarchist friends living peacefully in a Dallas commune until a nihilist, Johnny Black, appears with The Anarchist Cookbook and completely destroys their way of life.
Style: cynical, realistic, humorous, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: anarchism, anarchist, fighting the system, teenage life, society, youth, dark humor, friendship, fall in love, college dropout, sexual content, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Say Uncle (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young artist (Peter Paige), desperate to replace the relationship he had with his recently relocated godson, is targeted by a neighborhood mom (Kathy Najimy) as a potential threat to the community.
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: godparent, false accusation, suburban life, gender, small town, small town life, suburbs, lifestyle, social relations, obsession, gays and lesbians, lynch mob ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Why Stop Now? (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a college piano prodigy tries to check his mother into rehab, he is taken hostage by her drug dealer and swept along on a wild adventure.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, emotional, semi serious ...
Plot: rehabilitation, family relations, dealer, lifestyle, drug dealing, disorder, nothing goes right, partners, student life, eccentric family, prodigy, pianist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
 244
Almost You (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Alex and Erica Boyer are a young couple in crisis. Alex, despite his loving wife, beautiful home and high-paying job, feels trapped. When Erica has an accident that leaves her temporarily confined to a wheelchair and requiring the services of a ...
Style: suspense, cynical, biting, talky, realistic ...
Plot: twentysomething life, infidelity, introspection, couple relations, cold relationship, disability, couples, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief), nurse ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Two Million Stupid Women (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A handful of insults and fighting best friends, not quite the Birthday presents every girl hopes for. Melissa s not every girl. She is determined to collect insults from all of her past boyfriends before her birthday night is over. But her journey ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, friends, lovers reunited, alcohol abuse, breakup, birthday, twentysomething life, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Marie and Bruce (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A day in the life of a couple trapped in a sadomasochistic relationship. When Marie decides to break up with Bruce, their conversation devolves into a torrent of foul-mouthed rippings and ferociously humorous musings on their marriage, love, hate ...
Style: cynical, humorous, realistic, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, introspection, crumbling marriage, family problems, couple relations, unsupportive spouse, couples, unfulfillment, city life, empire, urban
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Two Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Paul Miller (Paul Rudd - Friends, The Cider House Rules) has struggled as an actor in Hollywood for years, and now he's had enough. But not just of show business-of life. In two days, he's going to kill himself. But in true Hollywood ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: filmmaking, actor's life, change of heart, introspection, lifestyle, life is a bitch, death wish, direction and purpose, breaking point, showbiz, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.0
 4K
Paradise (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After surviving a plane crash a young conservative woman suffers a crisis of faith.
Style: cynical, realistic, humorous, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, friendship, coming of age, church, female protagonist, crisis of faith, society, air disaster, car accident, sexual content, romance, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Lie (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man's life is altered unexpectedly after telling a lie to get out of work.
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: introspection, couples, boss and employee, couple relations, parents and children, lifestyle, unfulfillment, coming of age, power relations, family relations, lie, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, portland oregon, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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How to Be (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young man having an existential crisis convinces a Canadian self-help guru to come to London and become his personal life coach.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: coming of age, unfulfillment, introspection, self discovery, youth, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, hopes, musician, breakup, musician's life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Queen of the Lot (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An electronic ankle bracelet and being under house arrest aren't about to stop up-and-coming actress Maggie Chase (Tanna Frederick) from the two things she craves the most: real fame and true love. With more "Google points" than her ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, bittersweet, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, paparazzi, love triangle, alcohol abuse, blind ambition, follow your dream, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Highball (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A newly-married couple tries to build their social life.
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: singleness, nightlife, celebrity culture, looking for love, twentysomething life, looking for sex, friendship, teenage love, gender, buddies, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
All the Days Before Tomorrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wes is awakened in the middle of the night by an unexpected phone call. It’s Alison, the girl who could have been, who is flying home to Tokyo in the morning and wants to come by for a night of reminiscing before she goes.
Style: sincere, semi serious, talky, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, self discovery, friendship, unfulfillment, destiny, introspection, hopes, platonic, male female relationship, youth, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, montreal, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Passenger Side (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two brothers spend the day driving around Los Angeles county looking for the meaning of their lives, or cheap street drugs, depending on who you happen to believe.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, looking for love, sexual content, on the road, siblings relations, road trip, brother brother relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, escapades, unfulfillment, rock ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 568
Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, stylized ...
Plot: friends, buddies, misfit, society, love and romance, lifestyle, social misfits, suburbs, fall in love, city life, emotional abuse, mental breakdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
All Together Now (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Youth, in all its messy, drunken glory, is the connective thread at an all night noise-rock concert in the woods, where a motley assortment of music lovers prove that it isn’t always darkest before the dawn.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, touching ...
Plot: friendship, friends, rock, lifestyle, musician, forest, flirting, youth, society, escapades, recklessness, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 17K
Roger Dodger (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After breaking up with his lover and boss, a smooth-talking man takes his teenaged nephew out on the town in search of sex.
Style: cynical, talky, clever, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, virginity, brothel, nightlife, virgin, battle of the sexes, seduction, mentor, advertising, flirting, character study, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, ohio, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Trouble with Bliss (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 35-year-old Morris Bliss (Michael C. Hall) is clamped in the jaws of New York City inertia: he wants to travel but has no money; he needs a job but has no prospects; he still shares an apartment with his widowed father; and the premature death of ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, sincere
Audience: date night
Plot: thirtysomething life, disorder, dull life, self discovery, couples, lifestyle, family relations, unfulfillment, life turned upside down, coming of age, unlikely couple, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%