Movies like French Exit

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French Exit (1995)
 4.5
 120
French Exit (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Davis meets Zina in a car wreck. Their immediate attraction for one another is put into jeopardy when they learn each is competing for the same writing job.
Plot: hollywood, screenwriter, regret, car accident, love, film industry, rivalry, ex girlfriend, falling in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, car phone, film premiere, ecstasy the drug, locked door, marxist, playwright, communist, mobile phone, traffic jam, volkswagen, breaking and entering, sedative, canal, flood, time lapse photography ...
Place: venice beach california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about couples, love and romance, friendship, romance, sex, boyfriend girlfriend relationship and drinking mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like French Exit: Girls Will Be Girls (2003), Full Frontal (2002), Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998), Spanish Fly (1998), Ira & Abby (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Girls Will Be Girls (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The confessional, behind-the-scenes showbiz melodrama goes under the knife — so to speak — in this drag comedy. "Girls Will Be Girls" casts three male performers in the roles of Evie Harris (Jack Plotnick), a has-been starlet of the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: hollywood, parody, gay, aging, transvestism, actor's life, gays and lesbians, showbiz, artists and showbiz, vengeance, filmmaking, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, arkansas, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.7
 9K
Full Frontal (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A contemporary comedy set in Los Angeles, Full Frontal traces the complicated relationship among seven friends as they deal with the fragile connections that bind them together. Full Frontal takes place during a twenty-four hour period - a day in ...
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, actor's life, crumbling marriage, couple relations, infidelity, sexual relations, celebrity culture, showbiz, artists and showbiz, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, tucson arizona, manhattan new york city, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Billy, a struggling young gay photographer (who likes Polaroids), tired of being the "other man", falls in love with Gabriel, a waiter and aspiring musician who is probably straight but possibly gay or at least curious. Billy tries to get ...
Style: witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: gay, friendship, hollywood, romance, fall in love, gay relationship, artists and showbiz, gender, friends, love and romance, partners, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, indiana, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.6
 151
Spanish Fly (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman journalist, Zoe, knows better than to go into a story with her mind already made up. But that's exactly what she does when she heads off to Spain to write about its men and their macho take (as she sees it) on relationships. As she ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, translator, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, transsexual, writer's life, romance, battle of the sexes, feminism, sexual relations, singleness, gender bending ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, argentina, greece, switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.5
 2K
Ira & Abby (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A neurotic, young psychology student, with low self-esteem, has a chance encounter with a free-spirited, extremely gregarious woman who works at the Paris Health Club in New York City, and who suggests that they immediately get married to see how it ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, eccentric family, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Buying the Cow (2002)
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: talky, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: sex, dating, gender, love and romance, romance, love, engagement, girlfriend, friends, partners, couples, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
All Over the Guy (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A contemporary romantic comedy exploring the unlikely pairing of two 20-somethings thrown together by their respective best friends in hopes of igniting their own romance.
Style: clever, semi serious, witty, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, love, homosexuality, romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.7
 169
American Adobo (2001)
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: central park manhattan new york city, playboy, accountant, watching television, socialite, publisher, aids, conservative, filipino, cynicism, chinese food, activist ...
Place: manhattan new york city, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 11K
Valley Girl (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Julie, a girl from the valley, meets Randy, a punk from the city. They are from different worlds and find love. Somehow they need to stay together in spite of her trendy, shallow friends.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: romance, friends, high school, punk, coming of age, friendship, violence, sex, alcohol, party, best friends, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.1
 6K
Bottoms Up (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Captivated by the posh Hollywood scene, bartender Owen Peadman (Jason Mewes) travels from the Midwest to take part in a drink-serving contest. But he fails to win the jackpot and winds up working for a gossip show instead. Now, to uncover the latest ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, porno movie, gross out humor
Plot: filmmaking, gays and lesbians, hollywood, looking for sex, love and romance, couples, fall in love, artists and showbiz, gender, dishonesty, disorder, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.0
 1K
Coffee Date (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Todd's life takes a turn when his friendship with a homosexual causes everyone in his life to start questioning his sexuality.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexual
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, nothing goes right, best friends, romance, mistaken identity, gender, friends, couples, singleness, thirtysomething life, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 1K
Sol Goode (2003)
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
Plot: womanizer, eviction, buddies, romance, couple relations, looking for love, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, friends, self discovery, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Last Shot (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A movie director-screenwriter finds a man to finance his latest project but soon discovers that the producer is actually an undercover FBI agent working on a mob sting operation.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, forgery, island, special agents, artists and showbiz, crime, gangsters, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, love and romance, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rhode island, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 2K
Hugo Pool (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hugo Pool is a quirky tale of a Los Angeles pool cleaner who falls in love with a young man dying of Lou Gerhig's Disease.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, talky, clever ...
Plot: dancing, victim, gambling, addiction, social misfits, opposites attract, love, couple relations, romance, terminal illness, couples, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
This Space Between Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It’s been two years since his wife’s sudden death, and once-promising young filmmaker Alex Harty has allowed both his life and career to come to a standstill. But after he assaults a Hollywood studio executive, Alex returns to his hometown of ...
Plot: blow up doll, restaurant owner, broken windshield, pornography, ghost, prank, husband wife relationship, cafe, drug use, waiter, sex, bank ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small-town girl wins a date with a Hollywood star through a contest. When the date goes better than expected, a love triangle forms between the girl, the celebrity, and the girl's best friend.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: small town, hollywood, actor's life, buddies, love triangle, fall in love, ambition, love and romance, rivalry, social relations, artists and showbiz, celebrity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, west virginia, usa, las vegas, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Playing It Cool (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of a young man disillusioned by love who meets a breathtaking young woman at a charity dinner by pretending to be a philanthropist. Turns out that she’s engaged to a guy who doesn’t like her going on dates. Challenged by the chase, and ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, screenwriter, love, obsession, unfulfilled love, friends, engaged, love and romance, unfulfillment, wooing, fall in love, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 3K
The Deal (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, South Africa
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Charlie Berns (William H. Macy) is a veteran Hollywood movie producer who has given up on his career and life. That is until his idealistic screenwriter nephew (Jason Ritter) comes bearing the script of a lifetime and Charlie decides to give his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: hollywood, kidnapping, filmmaking, rabbi, nothing goes right, showbiz, artists and showbiz, disorder, actor's life, desire for fame, down on your luck, missing person ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, prague czech republic, cape town south africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 21K
Home Again (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Life for a single mom in Los Angeles takes an unexpected turn when she allows three young guys to move in with her.
Style: neurotic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hollywood, love, family, chance, eye candy, milf, older woman younger man sex, ponytail, dog, mini skirt, blonde woman, premarital sex ...
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, greece, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
 181K
I Love You, Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter immediately sets out to rectify ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, loneliness, couple relations, buddies, friendship between men, obsessive quest, supportive friend, loner, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coworker, friend, male bonding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, chicago illinois, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 2K
Dog Park (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sex comedy takes a look at contemporary dating mores and hypothesizes that the new dating location may be the dog walk in the park. A mild-mannered man loses his present girl friend to another man. His attraction to a kid's TV show hostess goes ...
Style: clever, semi serious, talky, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: urban, pets, couple relations, romance, looking for love, singleness, wooing, city life, love and romance, couples, human nature, obsession ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 2K
Now You Know (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the eve of his bachelor party, a man learns his fiancee wants to call off the wedding. The unmarried couple returns to New Jersey to sort out their relationship.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: airplane, love and romance, couples, romance, friends, best friends, buddies, crumbling marriage, breakup, family relations, gay, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 911
Just Write (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Hollywood tour bus driver poses as a screenwriter to romance an up-and-coming young actress.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, actress, fall in love, comedy of errors, hidden identity, romance, unlikely couple, bus, young lovers, manipulations, opposites attract, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: beverly hills, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
Leo and Loree (1980)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ralph Malph from Philly moves to Hollywood with dreams of making it big, amazingly hooks up with starlet-to-be, loses starlet-to-be, gets back starlet-to-be, and becomes someone
Plot: hollywood, career, determination, love, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, friend, actress, actor
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers share a house in LA's Fairfax district: Tony's a feckless actor, Chris is an accountant. Both are in relationships on rocky ground. As these emotions swirl, Tony meets his US Postal Service letter carrier, a single mom named ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: accountant, romance, friendship, fall in love, actor's life, hollywood, human nature, introspection, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Seeing Other People (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two months shy of their wedding, a couple decide to allow each other last flings until their wedding.
Style: witty, semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, marriage, romance, suburbs, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, single parent, couple relations, suburban life, sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Since You've Been Gone (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a 10th anniversary High School reunion, told through the eyes of a doctor who was humiliated on graduation day by being badly beaten up by a fellow graduate.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, high school, reunion, psychopath, couple relations, romance, looking for love, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, high school life, student life, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Medicine Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cynical young man, diagnosed with cancer, meets a brash young leukemia patient in the hospital who more than matches his distaste for IV drips and weepy sentimentality.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, opposites attract, human spirit, introspection, couple relations, romance, doctors and patients, love affair, parents and children, child illness, dysfunctional family, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Town & Country (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Porter Stoddard is a well-known New York architect who is at a crossroads... a nexus where twists and turns lead to myriad missteps some with his wife Ellie, others with longtime friends Mona and her husband Griffin. Deciding which direction to take ...
Style: clever, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, architect, anniversary, cellist, farce, screwball, crumbling marriage, introspection, romance, friends, midlife crisis, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mississippi, usa, new york, paris france, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Swinging with the Finkels (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A suburban couple decide to spice up their lives by swinging with another couple.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, romance, looking for sex, marriage, marital separation, cucumber, sexual relations, suburbs, friends, buddies, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%