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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, dating, optimism, breakup, comedian, thirty something, cynicism, fear of commitment, political activist, husband wife relationship, friend, sex, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dentist, flash forward, best friend, comedy club, astrology, jazz music, clarinet, new age
Time: year 1992

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and witty films with plots about friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex, friend, dating, drinking and friends mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Souler Opposite: God, Sex & Apple Pie (1998), Some Prefer Cake (1998), Friends with Kids (2011), Starting Over (2013), Seven and a Match (2001). 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: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, adultery, harley davidson, handcuffs, lesbian interest, first lesbian experience, male female relationship, woman in bra and panties, suicidal, thirty something, female friendship, reunion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: photograph, dancer, shopping, computer, infidelity, sushi, jealousy, flash forward, sister sister relationship, pay phone, nightclub, tent ...
Place: milwaukee wisconsin
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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, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, best friend, romance, best friends, platonic, couple relations, relationship problems, thirtysomething life, character study, best friends in love, family relations, child birth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, vermont, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: roommate, dating, prank, telephone call, friendship, sex, advice, apartment, depression, best friend, single woman, happiness ...
Place: cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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: gay, reunion, friendship, asthma attack, drunkenness, male female relationship, reading aloud, gay kiss, arson, croquet, college friend, camera ...
⇓ 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, masturbation, ghost, self discovery, introspection, partners, buddies, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, thirty something, breakup, fantasizing
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Husbands and Wives (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Jack and Sally announce that they're splitting up, this comes as a shock to their best friends Gabe and Judy. Maybe mostly because they also are drifting apart and are now being made aware of it. So while Jack and Sally try to go on and ...
Style: talky, realistic, sincere, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, crumbling marriage, friendship, teacher student relationship, dishonesty, family problems, breakup, friends, couple relations, romance, age difference ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sex, womanizer, pornography, masturbation, looking for sex, sexuality, sexual relations, exercise, obsession, introspection, sex addict, lifestyle change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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 ...
Plot: buddy, stripper, infidelity, male female relationship, sex, band, rock band, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nonconformity, neighborhood, friendship, bar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Nate & Margaret (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Nate, a 19 year old film student, and Margaret, a 52 year old spinster, are best friends in an odd, quirky, totally working kind of way... until Nate's audacious classmate Darla sets him up on a date with James. Nate's new life shakes ...
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, sexy, witty, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, infidelity, single mother, romance, best friends, looking for love, love affair, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, suburbs ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: witty, realistic, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: sex, infidelity, cheating, womanizer, romance, college, fall in love, couples, rehabilitation, love and romance, unlikely couple, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, france, medical school, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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 ...
Style: sexploitation film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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 ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: insomnia, friends, jealousy, cafe, romance, love, unlikely couple, looking for love, fall in love, love triangle, couple relations, friendship ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: witty, talky, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
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Story: A woman struggles to escape the clutches of her overbearing, co-dependent mother, while gradually falling for a sexy, sophisticated attorney.
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Place: paris france, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
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, touching, talky, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
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The Hero (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lee, a former Western film icon, is living a comfortable existence lending his golden voice to advertisements and smoking weed. After receiving a lifetime achievement award and unexpected news, Lee reexamines his past, while a chance meeting with a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Friends with Money (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: witty, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
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Time: contemporary, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: offbeat, feel good, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 186
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah (Kyra Sedgwick) is a New York City columnist who falls in love with -- and quickly gets pregnant by -- Ryan (Rob Morrow), a free-spirited artist who promptly vanishes for eight months. Ryan, of course, has no idea he's going to be a ...
Plot: central park, elevator, horse and carriage, cigarette smoking, orgasm, childbirth, best friend, true love, gynecologist, unwed pregnancy, marriage proposal, husband wife relationship ...
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.4
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Frances Ha (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: stylized, talky, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
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Place: new york, usa, japan, paris france, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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In the Thick of It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
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Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.7
 298K
50/50 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, tragicomedy, sincere ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: realistic, touching, sentimental, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, starting over, midlife crisis, betrayal, infidelity, hopes, parents and children, crumbling marriage, family relations, couple relations, romance, feminism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, divorce, best friends, romance, thirtysomething life, hopes, couple relations, drugs/alcohol, love and romance, crumbling marriage, friends, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 232
Windy City (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The lives of a group of young Chicago men, as seen through the eyes of one of them, a writer.
Plot: friendship, playing football, reminiscence, family man, identity crisis, jumping off a bridge, costume party, palm reading, man wearing glasses, group of friends, voyeur, flashback ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 659
Telling You (1998)
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: college, friendship, romance, twentysomething life, friends, down on your luck, youth, lifestyle, couples, partners, workplace situations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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