Movies like This Space Between Us

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This Space Between Us (1999)
 5.6
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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 San Francisco to reconnect with old friends for a bittersweet odyssey. Even if Alex can manage to run away from his life, will the memory of his late wife drag him back into it?
Plot: pornography, love, sex, dog, ghost, pregnancy, friendship, earthquake, marijuana, male female relationship, computer, running, restaurant, masturbation, graffiti, singing, politician, poet, song, guitarist, singer, hollywood, photograph, waiter, artist ...
Place: los angeles, san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and melancholic films with plots about telephone call, drinking, mother son relationship, friendship, drink, kiss and cigarette smoking mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like This Space Between Us: Waitress (2007), Some Prefer Cake (1997), French Exit (1995), Ted & Venus (1991), Greenberg (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 43K
Waitress (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jenna is a pregnant, unhappily married waitress in the deep south. She meets a newcomer to her town and falls into an unlikely relationship as a last attempt at happiness.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, witty, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: domestic violence, waitress, cooking and food, pregnancy, friendship, marriage, marital problem, doctor, diary, letter, small town, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Some Prefer Cake (1997)
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: lesbian, hallucination, shopping, answering machine, photograph, friendship, camping, breaking and entering, comedian, grocery store, cable car, friend ...
Place: san francisco, milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.9
 147
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, screenwriter, hollywood, regret, car accident, love, female director, hammock, kiss, actor, playwright, mobile phone ...
Place: new york, london, los angeles, venice beach california, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.1
 203
Ted & Venus (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ted is a 1970s Venice Beach poet who spends his days drifting along the boardwalk, reciting his poetry to anyone who will listen. His life changes when a striking bikini-clad beauty named Linda strolls by him. Instantly, Ted believes he's found ...
Plot: prison sex, party, crutches, gun, volleyball, beach, american flag, swimsuit, absurdism, bum, street life, homelessness ...
Place: southern california, venice beach california, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 36K
Greenberg (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A New Yorker moves to Los Angeles in order to figure out his life while he housesits for his brother, and he soon sparks with his brother's assistant.
Style: semi serious, psychological, sincere, satirical, talky ...
Plot: old love, friendship, personal assistant, starting over, misfit, fall in love, reunion, self fulfillment, mentally unstable, love and romance, buddies, escape from reality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her, deciding instead to move in with several friends, all of whom can't quite work up the inertia to ...
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, college, coming of age, graduation, lifestyle, buddies, twentysomething life, drinking, student, father son relationship, roommate, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, milwaukee wisconsin, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: humorous, intellectual, witty, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, introspection, self discovery, buddies, couple relations, husband wife relationship, schizophrenic, adultery, stewardess, masturbation, ghost ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Outside Providence (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this coming-of-age comedy, Tim Dunphy is leading a go-nowhere existence, spending his days smoking pot and hanging out with his best friend, Drugs Delaney. But Tim's lazy days of getting high are jettisoned after a brush with the law ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, high school life, love, student, prank, party, romance, teenager, parents and children, teenage life, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: rhode island, usa, connecticut, florida, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 9K
Gloria Bell (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, melancholic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: middle aged man, dysfunctional relationship, middle aged woman, middle age romance, breakup, lie, female protagonist, divorced man, dating, drinking, break up, friend ...
Time: contemporary, year 1986
Place: las vegas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 12K
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 ⇓
57%
St. Patrick's Day (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An Irish family has a reunion near St Patrick's Day, and all of the expected drama ensues.
Plot: massage, catholic, ship, pregnancy, church, death, death of husband, brother sister relationship, poem, attic, cat, irish american ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When Sarah Marshall dumps aspiring musician Peter Bretter for rock star Aldous Snow, Peter's world comes crashing down. His best friend suggests that Peter should get away from everything and to fly off to Hawaii to escape all his problems. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, captivating, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, resort, breakup, one-night stand, jealousy, crumbling relationship, love and romance, nothing goes right, hotel, friendship, one night stand ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 705
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, college, friends, romance, partners, love and romance, lifestyle, youth, down on your luck, twentysomething life, workplace situations, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: south pole
⇓ 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 ⇓
53%
 6.8
 151K
Adventureland (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the summer of 1987, a college graduate takes a 'nowhere' job at his local amusement park, only to find it's the perfect course to get him prepared for the real world.
Style: humorous, melancholic, funny, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: summer job, job seeking, amusement park, leaving home, fall in love, marijuana, workplace, friends, love and romance, coming of age, teenager, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: usa, boston, pittsburgh, new york, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 772
The Movie Hero (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man believes his life is a movie watched by an audience only he can see.In his feature film debut, director Brad T. Gottfred delivers a spoof of cinema cliches with a memorable protagonist named Blake Gardner (Jeremy Sisto), who believes his life ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, unemployment, impossible love, delusion, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mental illness, couples, artists and showbiz, love and romance, actor, sidekick, guitar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 5K
The Bubble (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The movie follows a group of young friends in the city of Tel Aviv and is as much a love song to the city as it is an exploration of the claim that people in Tel Aviv are isolated from the rest of the country and the turmoil it's going through. ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, gay relationship, forbidden love, fall in love, love affair, occupation, civil rights, understanding, romance, lifestyle, society, political unrest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east, jerusalem, tel aviv israel, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
According to Spencer (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: According to Spencer, She's the one... Everyone else thinks so too!
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, workplace, fall in love, love triangle, workplace situations, workplace romance, unfulfilled love, couples, love and romance, buddies, romance, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
50%
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, girls' night, teens
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, romance, friends, couples, fall in love, love and romance, unlikely couple, hopes, love, obsession, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, france, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.4
 206K
Garden State (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that reconnects him with past friends. The trip coincides with his decision to stop taking his powerful antidepressants. A chance meeting with Sam - a girl also suffering from ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, psychiatrist, marijuana, friendship, self discovery, family relations, romance, drugs/alcohol, lifestyle, friends, party, homecoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, quarry
Place: new jersey, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
45%
 6.2
 2K
Dean (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A freelance illustrator in New York suffers a quarter-life crisis and leaves his home for the west coast.
Style: humorous, romantic, disturbing
Plot: break up, drawing, friendship, father son relationship, death of mother, breakup, death, death of wife, friend, grief, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, internet dating ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Myth of Fingerprints (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a New England dysfunctional family gathers for Thanksgiving, past demons reveal themselves as one son returns for the first time in three years.
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, intense, melancholic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, reunion, human nature, crumbling marriage, parents and children, dealing with death, estrangement, siblings relations, eccentric family, family life, thanksgiving, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa, maine, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Art School Confidential (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Starting from childhood attempts at illustration, the protagonist pursues his true obsession to art school. But as he learns how the art world really works, he finds that he must adapt his vision to the reality that confronts him.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, cynical, clever ...
Plot: painting, serial killer, murder, investigation, art school, dormitory, ambition, crimes, lifestyle, artist, fan, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Thing Called Love (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Miranda Presley moves from New York to Nashville to become a songwriter. At an unsuccessful audition she meets James Wright, a promising newcomer. After only a few days they marry but start to quickly regret it.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: country music, friendship, romance, musician's life, couples, couple relations, friends, twentysomething life, hopes, love and romance, artists and showbiz, showbiz ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, tennessee, usa, ireland, connecticut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 87K
Beginners (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, emotional, sad ...
Plot: father son relationship, coming out, gay father, grief, gay, terminal illness, secret, dying, cancer, self discovery, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1955, year 1978, year 2003 ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
In the Land of Women (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a bad breakup with his girlfriend leaves him heartbroken, Carter Webb moves to Michigan to take care of his ailing grandmother. Once there, he gets mixed up in the lives of the mother and daughters who live across the street.
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, love, cancer, writers, suburban life, teenager, self discovery, woman, friendship, infidelity, grandmother grandson relationship, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, los angeles, michigan, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 329
24 Nights (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Jonathan Parker was 4 years old, his mother's words and a chance encounter with a Salvation Army Kris Kringle instilled in him a lifelong belief in the legend of Santa Claus. Now 24 and his parents long passed away, Jonathan is a spacey, ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, disorder, redemption, drug abuse, infidelity, college, looking for love, romance, gender, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, arkansas, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sleep with Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Six different writers wrote a scene each of this romantic comedy featuring the marriage and turbulent relationship of Joseph and Sarah, with Joseph's best friend Frank trying hard to cope with letting the love of his life marry his best friend. ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, wedding, infidelity, friendship, marriage, marriage proposal, looking for love, introspection, fall in love, frame up, couple relations, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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