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The Souler Opposite (1998)
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The Souler Opposite (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Barry (Christopher Meloni) is a bitter, sexist thirtysomething stand-up comic with a penchant for aggravating the wrong people. When his act provokes a knuckle sandwich one night, the sensible, idealistic and much younger Thea (Janel Moloney) picks him up. Although the two have nothing in common, that doesn't stop them from falling in love. Romance is rough, however, when opposites attract in this thoughtful romantic comedy.
Plot: friendship, age difference, stalking, tattoo, feminist, astrology, dating, dentist, optimism, breakup, comedian, thirty something, cynicism, fear of commitment, political activist, husband wife relationship, friend, sex, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, flash forward, best friend, comedy club, jazz music, clarinet, new age
Time: year 1992

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and melancholic films with plots about friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friend, dating, sex, drinking and friends mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Souler Opposite: God, Sex & Apple Pie (1998), Sleeping with Other People (2015), Some Prefer Cake (1998), Friends with Kids (2011), Starting Over (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
God, Sex & Apple Pie (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A stockbroker caught in a scandal. A television reporter nailed by his own breaking news. A kinky lawyer seeking a new position. A beautiful model in love with sex. A tortured musician. A postman on the verge. Nine friends rendezvous at a resort ...
Plot: handcuffs, adultery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lesbian interest, woman in bra and panties, harley davidson, confession, materialism, cabin in the woods, cannabis, playing guitar, water skiing ...
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95%
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: humorous, romantic, funny, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: sex, womanizer, infidelity, romance, friends, couples, fall in love, love and romance, hopes, unlikely couple, love, obsession ...
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Place: usa, manhattan new york city, france, medical school, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: cooking, waiter, joke, comedian, cafe, neighbor, lesbian sex, sex, birthday, cat, cunnilingus, laundromat ...
Place: milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Friends with Kids (2011)
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: touching, realistic, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, platonic, best friend, romance, best friends, couple relations, relationship problems, thirtysomething life, character study, best friends in love, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, vermont, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Starting Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sarah has dated Ben since freshman year of high school. The two went off to college together, where they stayed in their committed relationship, and following college moved together across the country. Shortly thereafter, Ben decided to break up ...
Plot: cheating, infidelity, monologue, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, break up, depression, apartment, one night stand, misunderstanding, single, happiness ...
Place: cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Seven and a Match (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Seven college friends re-unite in the house where they used to spend summers. Some things have changed, some have stayed the same.
Plot: reunion, gay, friendship, friend, kiss, house, male female relationship, hat, asthma, camera, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, asthma attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Melvin Goes to Dinner (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Marital infidelity, religion, a guy in heaven wearing a Wizards jersey, anal fetishes, cigarettes and schizophrenia, ghosts, and how it's going to get worse before it gets better.
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, friendship, ghost, masturbation, couple relations, buddies, dishonesty, partners, couples, stewardess, self discovery, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Laura Gets a Cat (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Laura, an unemployed writer in New York City, tries to juggle an unexciting boyfriend, an affair with a performance artist, and a vivid imaginary life.
Plot: adulthood, dating, independence, fantasizing, breakup, thirty something
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Don Jon (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love.
Style: sexual, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sex, pornography, masturbation, sexuality, womanizer, looking for sex, sexual relations, exercise, obsession, introspection, strong sexual content, sex addict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Waiting to Exhale (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined ...
Style: touching, sincere, sexy, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Husbands and Wives (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, sincere, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, crumbling marriage, friendship, dishonesty, family problems, breakup, couple relations, fall in love, romance, human nature, age difference ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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North Beach (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: San Francisco comes alive in this amusing chronicle of urban life. When Tyler has a drunken one night stand with a local stripper, his secret precedes him all over town. Now amidst a haze of springtime revelry, he must make amends to his fiance ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic
Plot: odd couple, friendship, friends, youth, age difference, loss of virginity, party hat, lesbian couple, art gallery, nightclub, balloon, waitress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Illicit Lovers (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Jeff Diamond is unexpectedly laid off from his job, his wife Susan accepts an offer by her best friend Kathy to pay Jeff as an escort to a party. Kathy enjoyed Jeff so much she requests him again at a higher rate which includes sex. After being ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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All I Wish (2017)
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Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Style: witty, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Country: USA
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48%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 2K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A wealthy woman from Manhattan's Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of 16 years leaves her for a younger woman.
Style: humorous, emotional, semi serious, sincere, sentimental ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 232
Windy City (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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Plot: friendship, thirty something, pirate, best friends, midlife crisis, breakup, drawbridge, costume party, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, sailboat, friend ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 659
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, romantic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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