Movies like French Exit

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French Exit (1995)
 4.9
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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.
Style: neo screwball comedy
Plot: writers, hollywood, screenwriter, car accident, regret, love, female director, sex, dog, gay, musician, party, teacher, money, friendship, forest, earthquake, flood, islam, male female relationship, computer, actor, restaurant, homosexual, wine ...
Place: new york, london, los angeles, venice beach california, venice 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 love and romance, sex, couples, romance, drinking, friendship and male female relationship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like French Exit: Spanish Fly (1998), Full Frontal (2002), Ira & Abby (2006), Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998), Buying the Cow (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: humorous, sexual, erotic, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, translator, strong sexual content, transsexual, journalism, transvestism, love affair, couples, thirtysomething life, romance, media, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, new york, argentina, switzerland ...
⇓ 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: talky, semi serious, humorous, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, actor's life, crumbling marriage, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, workplace intrigue, couple relations, husband wife relationship, infidelity, sexual relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, africa, manhattan new york city, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 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: witty, sentimental, touching, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, unlikely couple, opposites attract, eccentric family, love affair, breakup, newlyweds, couples, family problems, romance, husband wife relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, hollywood, romance, fall in love, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, celebrity culture, gender, friendship, relationships, stereotypes, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: sexy, semi serious, humorous, feel good, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: dating, romance, friends, engagement, love, fear of commitment, wedding, father son relationship, commitment, mother daughter relationship, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.5
 171
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: female director, dancer, eating, newspaper, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, swimming pool, fire, friendship, mother daughter relationship, shallowness, jewish, infidelity ...
Place: manila philippines, the philippines, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: feel good, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: hollywood, transvestism, parody, actor's life, lifestyle, longing, showbiz, starlet, filmmaking, cabaret, ambition, aging ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, wyoming, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: feel good, sentimental, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: gay, friends, love, alcohol abuse, opposites attract, odd couple, looking for love, lifestyle, wedding, gay friend, sex, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, sincere, exciting, sentimental, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, friendship, loss of father, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, wedding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, friend, father son relationship, party, female director ...
Time: year 1969
Place: los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.1
 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, talky, melancholic ...
Plot: terminal illness, love, opposites attract, romance, fall in love, couple relations, couples, lifestyle, master and servant, race against time, gambling, bookies ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mouth to Mouth (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: For financial reasons an unemployed aspiring actor works for a phone-sex enterprise. One day he receives a call from the mysterious wife of one of his best clients.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: phone sex, farce, love triangle, romance, looking for love, sexual relations, disorder, couples, friends, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, los angeles, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Naked in New York (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, (watch for the facial expressions) and to whom you can turn to for help while facing life ('your parents, nyaa, I don't think ...
Style: talky, clever, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, showbiz, college, romance, actor's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, writer's life, lifestyle, couples, city life, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, boston, santa fe new mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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: talky, clever, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: pets, looking for love, wooing, human nature, obsession, twentysomething life, city life, tv show, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: pornography, tv reporter, guitar, masturbation, mailbox, diamond ring, fundraiser, vomiting, waiter, loss of wife, penis size, drunkenness ...
Place: san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
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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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, sex comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, self discovery, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, looking for love, couples, singleness, male female relationship, eviction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fear of commitment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pasadena california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
 5K
The Baxter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man with a "doormat" personality tries standing up for himself for a change in this comedy. Mild mannered tax accountant Elliot Sherman (Michael Showalter) is what he calls a "Baxter": the kind of calm, unexciting fellow who ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, touching, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, love triangle, accountant, romance, office, couple relations, looking for love, love and romance, couples, event planner, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, cincinnati ohio, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: infidelity, architect, midlife crisis, farce, relationship vs career, family problems, dysfunctional family, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, mississippi, paris france, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Playing by Heart (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs Trent's charm, but he persists. The trendy, prolix Joan tries to ...
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: aids, architect, adultery, infidelity, couples, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, romance, relationships, bittersweet, gay ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, chicago illinois, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, porno movie, gross out humor ...
Plot: filmmaking, hollywood, disorder, couples, gender, love and romance, fall in love, looking for sex, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 2K
Entropy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Entropy is the semi-autobiographical film by director which tells the story of a young director struggling to make a film for a despotic studio while his life falls apart around him. Along the way, he goes on tour with U2 to help them make a music ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Plot: filmmaking, wedding, pregnancy, model, dating, talking cat, romance, artists and showbiz, music band, lifestyle, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, las vegas, europe, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Strange Planet (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Alice, Judy and Sally are three Australian roommates who are unlucky in love. Over the course of a year, they endure numerous personal ups and downs. Meanwhile, Ewan, Joel and Neil are friends and coworkers with similar problems, and gradually their ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, friends, pregnancy, friendship, marriage, roommate, unfulfilled love, couple relations, human nature, singleness, adolescence vs adulthood, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 4K
The Tall Guy (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American actor in England tries to find love and work.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, infidelity, actor, romance, farce, rich and poor, workplace romance, down on your luck, comedy of errors, couple relations, human spirit, showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 1K
Little City (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Best friends Adam and Kevin have a lot in common. Probably too much! In fact, Kevin is carrying on a torrid affair with Adam's girlfriend, Nina, on the side! And if this triangle wasn't crowded enough, the arrival of a seductive newcomer ...
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, family relations, thirtysomething life, twentysomething life, couple relations, looking for love, city life, urban, couples, friends, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california, virginia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, coworker, loneliness, supportive friend, couple relations, friendship between men, obsessive quest, buddies, wedding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, loner, male friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, malibu california, venice beach california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
I'm with Lucy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's an hour before Lucy's wedding and her best friend wants to hear all about what led up to that moment. So, Lucy tells about the five men she had blind dates with over the past year (Doug, Gabriel, Bobby, Barry, and Luke) and her ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: love and romance, wedding, looking for love, dating, marriage, sex on first date, elevator, sex, pillow talk, relationships, women, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, madagascar, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: accountant, friendship, romance, singleness, family relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, actor's life, lifestyle, musician's life, filmmaking, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: semi serious, touching, humorous, sexy, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, wedding, adultery, love and romance, couple relations, romance, couples, family relations, sex, fiance fiancee relationship, friendship, marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: harvard university, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
My Life's in Turnaround (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two Manhattan slackers want to make a movie about their lives. One drives a cab, the other tends bar; neither has a clue how to make a movie. Things look up when real-life actors Phoebe Cates and Martha Plimpton agree to star in the project.
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, friendship, taxi, bar, filmmaking, city life, urban, looking for love, voyeurism, celebrity culture, singleness, showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty, humorous
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: high school, reunion, friendship, psychopath, love and romance, lifestyle, youth, high school life, twentysomething life, singleness, looking for love, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, witty, semi serious, funny, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forgery, investigation, special agents, hollywood, dishonesty, crimes, artists and showbiz, law enforcement, organized crime, brother brother relationship, ambition, sting operation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, rhode island, los angeles, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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