Movies like Somebody Up There Likes Me

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Somebody Up There Likes Me (2012)
 5.8
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Somebody Up There Likes Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Thirty-five years in the life of Max, his best friend Sal and a woman they both adore, Lyla. The trio stumble through mandatory but seemingly unfulfilling entanglements, at weddings, funerals, hospitals, eateries, divorce courts and the tool shed. A deadpan fable about time sneaking up on and swerving right around us.
Style: witty, surreal, humorous, stylized, not serious, talky, offbeat, cynical, contemplative
Plot: friendship, love and romance, friends, couple relations, fall in love, farce, couples, buddies, workplace, friendship between men, husband wife relationship, meet the parents, workplace situations, silly humor, wedding, cheating wife, divorce, best friend, time jump, infidelity, waiter, marriage, kiss, nanny, funeral ...
Place: usa

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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, couple relations, romance, friends, friendship and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Somebody Up There Likes Me: Kettle of Fish (2006), See You in September (2010), You, Me and Dupree (2006), Nice Guy Johnny (2010), You Stupid Man (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kettle of Fish (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lifelong bachelor confronts his intimacy issues when he sublets his apartment to a fetching biologist. His heartsick fish and his wise best buddy are on hand to provide perspective.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, jazz, friendship, fall in love, unlikely couple, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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95%
See You in September (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Feeling abandoned by her therapist who's gone on an extended vacation, beautiful Lindsay (Estella Warren) gets help with her fear of commitment from an ad hoc support group formed by other New Yorkers also left high and dry by their shrinks. ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: support group, romance, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, doctors and patients, couples, power relations, love and romance, lifestyle, group therapy, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
You, Me and Dupree (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, twists and turns, light ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: workaholic, wedding, friends, nothing goes right, couple relations, love and romance, masturbation, disorder, stupidity, best friend, homeless, school teacher ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Nice Guy Johnny (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Johnny Rizzo, is about to trade his dream job in talk radio for some snooze-ville gig that'll pay enough to please his fiance. Enter Uncle Terry, a rascally womanizer set on turning a weekend in the Hamptons into an eye-opening fling for his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: job interview, lifestyle, love and romance, self discovery, male female relationship, new job, beach, tennis player, society, mentor, friendship, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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You Stupid Man (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a man finally gets over his former girlfriend, who has moved to Los Angeles and become a television star, and falls in love with another woman, the former girlfriend's show is canceled and she wants him back.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, couples, disorder, looking for love, couple relations, dishonesty, ex girlfriend, infidelity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Waking Up in Reno (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Candy and Lonnie Earl are just crazy about each other. The problem: she's married to Roy and he's married to Darlene. So far it's been a secret affair. But that's about to change, because this foursome is driving cross-country ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, funny, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, partners, dishonesty, nothing goes right, crumbling marriage, buddies, on the road, couple relations, road trip ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, clever, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, friends, disorder, city life, couple relations, comedy of errors, urban, friendship, fall in love, love triangle, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jewish Jack-the-lad David seriously fancies smart, rich Anglo-Saxon Carrie as soon as he first offends her in a Boston bar. They run into each other again and though she still says she finds him appalling he works on it and they are soon together. ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, touching, humorous, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, bar, society, battle of the sexes, love and romance, romance, friends, couples, best friends, social differences, wooing, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Extract (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The owner of a factory that produces flavor extracts, Joel Reynold seems to have it all, but really doesn't. What's missing is sexual attention from his wife, Suzie. Joel hatches a convoluted plan to get Suzie to cheat on him, thereby ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, satirical, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, sexless marriage, business, workplace, disorder, family problems, workplace situations, boss and employee, nothing goes right, friends, unsupportive coworkers, con artists ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, fall in love, couples, couple relations, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, love, morality, stabbing
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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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: feel good, humorous, clever, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, couples, friends, twentysomething life, looking for love, city life, urban, couple relations, family relations, thirtysomething life, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, new york, los angeles ...
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83%
Undertaking Betty (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A politician's wife and the mortician who has secretly loved her for years plan to fake her death so they can run away together.
Style: sincere, humorous, romantic, dark humor, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, starting over, family relations, friendship, lovers reunited, love and romance, small town, small town life, parents and children, infidelity, family business, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Think Like a Man Too (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: All the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas, but plans for a romantic weekend go awry when their various misadventures get them into some compromising situations that threaten to derail the big event.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, whimsical ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: interracial couple, couples, couple relations, romance, battle of the sexes, buddies, love and romance, friends, wild ride, wedding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, interracial romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, california
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Haggard (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on the true story about Ryan Dunn (played by himself) and his ex-girlfriend Glauren and how she cheated on him. After the break up Glauren is rumored to have been hooking up with heavy metal Hellboy. Ryan enlists the help of his friends Valo ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When best buds Rick and Fred begin to show signs of restlessness at home, their wives take a bold approach to revitalize their marriages: they grant the guys a "hall pass", one week of freedom to do whatever they want. At first, it seems ...
Style: humorous, funny, not serious, visually appealing, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: looking for sex, friends, marital problem, adultery, midlife crisis, infidelity, masturbation, lifestyle, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), male objectification, wife husband relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, massachusetts, atlanta georgia, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Rockin' Meera (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An upcoming hip-hop band from San Francisco makes the journey into the depths of modern Hindustan. They clash with a feisty Prince for the prized catch: Meera, a bold dusky beauty. The comic adventure unfolds in the jaws of a raging tiger, raining ...
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, love and romance, romance, couples, friends, friendship, couple relations, fall in love, forbidden love, music band, society, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, san francisco, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.1
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The Bachelor (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jimmie is seeing his single friends get married one by one. He isn't too worried until his girlfriend Anne catches the bouquet at his friend Marco's wedding. Suddenly, his wild mustang days are numbered. He finally decides to propose to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, inheritance, bachelor, fall in love, romance, farce, looking for love, bank, couple relations, true love, friendship, clergy ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.3
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Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, starting over, looking for love, introspection, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, hopes, romance, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, workplace, fall in love, love triangle, workplace situations, workplace romance, unfulfilled love, couples, romance, buddies, love and romance, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Man On Her Mind (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nellie is a seemingly prim young woman who is conducting a clandestine affair with Jack, a super-suave, fast-talking lawyer. It doesn't matter that the pair seems mismatched because Jack doesn't really exist; he is a figment of Nellie’s ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, couples, fall in love, love affair, singleness, romance, couple relations, imaginary, boy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Mona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two 35 year old men going backwards in life meet a vibrant 23 year woman, bounding unselfconsciously forward.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, romance, looking for love, city life, lifestyle, buddies, society, rivalry, friends, couples, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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100 Questions (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
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Story: 100 Questions is an American situation comedy series which premiered on NBC on May 27, 2010. In May 2009 the network announced that the show would debut midseason in March 2010 on Tuesday nights at 9:30 pm, after NBC's coverage of the 2010 ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sincere, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: looking for love, romance, couples, couple relations, friends, dating, buddies, city life, introspection, friendship, bar, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
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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, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, love triangle, accountant, romance, office, couple relations, looking for love, couples, love and romance, event planner, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, manhattan new york city, cincinnati ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Men in the City 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The sequel of the "Men in the city" movie which reunites all the characters.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, couples, couple relations, friends, thirtysomething life, coping, city life, singleness, buddies, urban
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.8
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The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.
Style: feel good, humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, wedding, couples, friends, couple relations, buddies, love and romance, infidelity, trust, marriage, friendship between men ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.1
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Let It Snow (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Our two young lovers meet on a series of snowy days in high school. Years later they reconnect in Manhattan, but life is more complicated. Sarah sleeps with her beeper. James goes to "open-mike therapy". As Sarah plans her wedding to ...
Style: clever, sentimental, sincere, offbeat, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, youth, young lovers, gender, family relations, friends, cooking and food, couples, romance, love and romance, school, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.9
 967
Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hidden identity, filmmaking, couple relations, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, disorder, frame up, artists and showbiz, actor's life, dishonesty, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.0
 683
True Love (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Donna and Michael are getting married. But first, they have to plan the reception, get the tux, buy the rings, and cope with their own uncertainty about the decision. Michael fears commitment. Donna has her doubts about Michael's immaturity. ...
Style: humorous, witty, touching, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, family relations, bar, friendship, couple relations, family life, twentysomething life, love and romance, battle of the sexes, romance, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, bronx new york city, usa, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.0
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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, wedding, friendship between men, marriage, male friendship, coworker, loneliness, best man, couple relations, supportive friend, obsessive quest, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, malibu california, venice beach california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Mr. Wonderful (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Electrician Gus gets the chance to fulfill a childhood dream by buying an old bowling-alley with some of his friends.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bowling, infidelity, bowling alley, professor, friendship, alimony, romance, society, hopes, buddies, opposites attract, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%