Movies like Someone to Love

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Someone to Love (1987)
 5.8
 354
Someone to Love (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During a party at movie director Danny's home, a group of friends and actors people are reunited to converse about love and relationship. Orson Welles is the "judge" of these conversations.
Plot: party, loneliness, hollywood, theater, actress, interview, director, brother brother relationship

Most similar movies to Someone to Love

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out talky, humorous, clever and realistic films with plots about love and romance, actress, romance, friendship, party, couples and mentor mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Someone to Love: Irene in Time (2009), Hollywood Dreams (2006), Always (1985), Queen of the Lot (2010), Babyfever (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 199
Irene in Time (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film about the complex relationships between fathers and daughters, and the potential lifelong consequences of those relationships.
Style: humorous, clever, touching, sincere, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: haunted by the past, family relations, couples, romance, introspection, looking for love, couple relations, parents and children, sexual content, strong female presence, hopes, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Hollywood Dreams (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tale of a young girl fresh off the bus from Iowa, who falls in love with a sexy and promising young actor, though their relationship threatens to complicate her own obsessive goal of becoming a famous actress. The film perfectly captures the ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, psychological, emotional, witty ...
Plot: hollywood, romance, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, showbiz, fall in love, desire for fame, fish out of water, actor, producer, audition, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.4
 291
Always (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A middle-aged couple, on the verge of proceeding with a divorce, find themselves questioning their decision to separate when fellow friends and neighbors, oblivious to their marital troubles, assemble at their house for a 4th of July Weekend party.
Style: touching, clever, humorous, sincere, talky ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, breakup, thirtysomething life, family problems, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, romance, dishonesty, lifestyle, love and romance, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Queen of the Lot (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An electronic ankle bracelet and being under house arrest aren't about to stop up-and-coming actress Maggie Chase (Tanna Frederick) from the two things she craves the most: real fame and true love. With more "Google points" than her ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: actor's life, showbiz, love triangle, alcohol abuse, bittersweet, paparazzi, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, couple relations, follow your dream, lifestyle, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 5.5
 141
Babyfever (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Gena is an average woman who is torn between her current boyfriend's desire to marry her and start a family, and the unexpected arrival of an old boyfriend wanting to pick up where they left off. To further complicate matters, she might be ...
Style: intense, sexy, talky, psychological, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: women, interview, baby shower, boyfriend, female bonding, party, pregnancy, nudity (full frontal - brief), twists & turns, moral ambiguity, assassins, assassin ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: london, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.0
 256
New Year's Day (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man returns to his sublet apartment to find the previous tenants, three offbeat young women, still in residence, under the mistaken belief that they have the apartment until the end of New Year's Day.
Plot: mix up, melancholy, breaking the fourth wall, home movie, best friend, roommate, moving, closeted lesbian, confession of love, negligee, apartment, party ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Burning Down the House (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck film director sets fire to his home so he can collect the insurance money and fund his new movie. But crime apparently does pay, because once the rumor mill gets wind of his plans, everyone suddenly wants a slice of his new ...
Plot: scam, hollywood, director, actress, arson
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.4
 261
Theatre (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Human attempts to understand why when acting they are all going through the heart, but in real life are playing a role.
Plot: theater, love, actress
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 250
Eating (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At a spacious house in Los Angeles, Helene is turning 40-years old and her friends whom include French filmmaker Martine, house guest Sophie, and Lydia throw her a party. But also there is Kate a friend turning 30, and Sadie a Hollywood film agent ...
Style: clever, humorous, offbeat, contemplative, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: artists and showbiz, gender, couples, thirtysomething life, friends, reunion, feminism, friendship, nightlife, strong female presence, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 27K
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: captivating, feel good, entertaining, humorous, neurotic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romantic rivalry, family, love, older woman younger man relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, rivalry, male objectification, mother daughter relationship, jealousy, divorced parents, divorce, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, pacific ocean, new york, greece, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Last Summer in the Hamptons (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Filmed entirely on location in East Hampton, Long Island, "Last Summer in the Hamptons" concerns a large theatrical family spending the last weekend of their summer together at the decades-old family retreat which economic circumstances ...
Style: talky, clever, contemplative, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: death in the family, dysfunctional family, on the run, writer's life, artists and showbiz, society, elderly, love and romance, elderly lovers, lifestyle, actor's life, reunion ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, long island, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 91
Flanagan (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Aging New York cabbie Flanagan still has hopes of making it as a stage actor. He can recite any Shakespeare sonnet and is facile with accents, but he can't land an agent or a job. During the course of one summing-it-all-up day, he drives his ...
Plot: taxi driver, accent, director, mistress, father son relationship, ex wife
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Extra Ordinary Barry (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Barry Berry is extra special. But that doesn't stop him from losing his job, or getting an ultimatum from his friend Mary. Next, poor Barry gets an out-of-the-blue demand from an ex-lover who is insisting he meet their child Erin. When it ...
Plot: marriage, biological father, smoking, teaching, actress, adoption, biracial, massage
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Anniversary Party (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While celebrating their reconciliation and six years of marriage, the American actress Sally Nash (Jennifer Jason Leigh) and the British novelist Joe Therrian (Alan Cumming) receive their close friends, some colleagues and their next door neighbors ...
Style: cynical, humorous, melancholic, satirical, talky ...
Plot: infidelity, party, love and romance, lifestyle, family problems, couple relations, couples, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, anniversary, marital crisis, dysfunctional relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fish Without a Bicycle (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Comedy - Julianna (Jenna Mattison) is a struggling actress in a dead end relationship with Danny (Brad Rowe), a fireman who no longer lights her fire. When she decides to leave him and go "find herself" she ends up falling in love with an ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, romance, love triangle, looking for love, wooing, infidelity, friends, actress, frustration, desire, director, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jane Wants a Boyfriend (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young woman with Asperger's tries to find her first boyfriend with a little help from her older sister.
Style: emotional, romantic, humorous, captivating
Plot: asperger's syndrome, young people, romance, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dating, against the odds, love, looking for love, society, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.5
 768
Bookends (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Eight twenty-somethings gather together to celebrate the birthday of a mutual friend. Before the evening concludes, relationships are tested, hearts are broken and passions are renewed.
Style: dark humor
Plot: gay, male homosexuality, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex, lost love, passionate kiss, unrequited love, haunted by the past, bar, yuppie, insecurity, secret love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 222
Venice/Venice (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dean is a maverick American film director surprised that his most recent film has been chosen as the Official U.S. Entry at the Venice Film Festival. A beautiful French journalist arrives at the festival with the apparent intention of interviewing ...
Style: allegory, romantic, unusual plot structure, humorous, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: film festival, journalist, press conference, metaphysics, women, parallel universe, mentor, memory loss, nudity (topless - notable), romance, distopia, catastrophe ...
Place: berlin germany, california, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Big Picture (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood beckons for recent film school grad Nick Chapman, who is out to capitalize on the momentum from his national award-winning student film. Studio executive Allen Habel seduces Nick with a dream deal to make his first feature, but once ...
Style: suspense, humorous, semi serious, realistic, light ...
Plot: hollywood, friendship, rise to the top, desire for fame, satire, artists and showbiz, rivalry, ambition, rich and poor, celebrity culture, movie business, film within a film ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Vanya on 42nd Street (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An uninterrupted rehersal of Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" played out by a company of actors. The setting is their run down theater with an unusable stage and crumbling ceiling. The play is shown act by act with the briefest of breaks to ...
Style: sincere, melancholic, entertaining, absurd, talky ...
Plot: theater, performance, artists and showbiz, family problems, human nature, loneliness, reenactment, rehearsal, longing, family relations, life philosophy, relationships ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, turn of the century, 19th century
Place: new york, usa, st. petersburg russia, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 70K
Cafe Society (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a young man who arrives in Hollywood during the 1930s hoping to work in the film industry, falls in love, and finds himself swept up in the vibrant café society that defined the spirit of the age.
Style: sweet, romantic, light, twists and turns, exciting ...
Plot: hollywood, socialite, party, nightclub, love triangle, love, jewish, letter, marriage, older man younger woman marriage, cinema, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 1930s
Place: los angeles, new york, beverly hills, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 95
Little Vegas (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Quirky serio-comedy about the unusual residents of a desert trailer park that mobsters want to turn into a gambling mecca.
Plot: sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, mob, trailer park, widow, father son relationship, theme park
Place: nevada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 12K
Being Julia (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Hungary, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Julia Lambert is a true diva: beautiful, talented, weathly and famous. She has it all - including a devoted husband who has mastermined her brilliant career - but after years of shining in the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of ...
Style: stylized, entertaining, emotional, touching, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, theater, actor's life, romance, hallucination, infidelity, adaptation, loneliness, complex characters, mental illness, vengeance, showbiz ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1938, 1950s ...
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 5.8
 105
Tales of Paris (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The omnibus made of four separate romantic playlets, each with its own cast, director, and scenarist. "The Tale of Ella," directed by Jacques Poitrenaud, stars Dany Saval as an ambitious nightclub performer who very nearly messes up her ...
Style: anthology
Plot: compilation, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, taxi, sex, film producer, hollywood, actress, party, audition, marriage
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ⇓
32%
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, breakup, crumbling marriage, friendship, dishonesty, family problems, teacher student relationship, romance, friends, age difference, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
 315K
Up in the Air (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: George Clooney plays the dry cynical character of Ryan Bingham, an executive who specializes in "downsizing". Ryan lives out of his suitcase, traveling the country for the sole purpose terminating unwanted employees day after day. Just as ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, cynical, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, loneliness, love affair, love and romance, couples, business, relationship vs career, introspection, unfulfillment, top executive, power relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, chicago illinois, milwaukee wisconsin, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 6K
All Nighter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a globe-trotting, workaholic father trying to visit his daughter on a last minute layover in Los Angeles discovers that she’s disappeared, he forces her awkward, nervous ex-boyfriend, still nursing a broken heart, to help him find her over ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, disturbing, light ...
Plot: search, party, hollywood, workaholic, night, banjo, daughter, father daughter relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, friendship, bonding, ex boyfriend ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 228K
The Artist (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.
Style: silent film, sentimental, emotional, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor, hollywood, ambition, actor's life, love and romance, actress, movie star, dog, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, showbiz, newspaper ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1932 ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Puffy Chair (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh's life is pretty much in the toilet. He's a failed NYC indie rocker, and a failing booking agent. But he finds the potential of a small victory in a really bad idea. He decides to purchase a 1985 Lazy Boy on eBay, just like the one ...
Style: road movie, mumblecore, humorous, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, family relations, wedding, couple relations, road trip, parents and children, introspection, hopes, self discovery, love and romance, brother brother relationship, gift ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%