Movies like River Street

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River Street (1996)
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River Street (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ben, an arrogant, hustling property developer is wrongly arrested and things from bad to worse when he accidentally punches a policeman at the station. Sentenced to community service at a local day centre, Ben's influence with a young tearaway forces him to question his values and he learns to see life from a different angle when he falls in love with Wendy, the centre's formidable and devoted manager...
Plot: teenager, wedding, church, fiancee, teenage boy, father daughter relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, engagement, community service, husband wife relationship, police officer, marriage engagement, real estate development
Place: australia

Most similar movies to River Street

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, wedding, mother daughter relationship, love and romance and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like River Street: Chhoti Si Mulaqat (1967), Hotel de Love (1996), Ali's Wedding (2017), The Man Who Sued God (2001), Muriel's Wedding (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Chhoti Si Mulaqat (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Shanker Choudhury's (Tarun Bose) mother (Pratima Devi), at the pleas of her dying husband, marries off his (Shanker's) daughter to a youth. Both the children are under-age and do not know nor understand that they have been married.
Plot: marriage, lawyer, heart attack, teenage girl, grandmother granddaughter relationship, fiancee, engagement, jealousy, wedding, vacation, teenage boy, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.1
 616
Hotel de Love (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 10 years ago at a party, Steven thinks he sees the girl of his dreams, Melissa. Just as he's about to make his move, his twin brother Rick gets to her first and they fall in love. Steven watches his brother's relationship bloom, longing ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, twins, hotel, farce, romance, uninhibited rivalry, comedy of errors, couples, contests and competitions, rivalry, love and romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Ali's Wedding (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a "white lie" which spirals out of control, a neurotic, naive and musically gifted Muslim cleric's eldest son must follow through with an arranged marriage, except he is madly in love with an Australian born-Lebanese girl.
Style: sweet, sentimental, uplifting, touching, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: wedding, husband wife relationship, friendship, marriage, love, australian, white lie, musician, love and romance, couples, hopes, reunion ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Man Who Sued God (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lawyer becomes a fisherman from frustration. When his one piece of property, his boat, is struck by lightning and destroyed he is denied insurance money because it was “an act of God”. He re-registers as a lawyer and sues the insurance company ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: insurance, media, legal, partners, journalism, courtroom drama, rivalry, dishonesty, fighting the system, courtroom, lawsuit, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Muriel's Wedding (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Muriel’s Wedding is P.J. Hogan’s film debut. A humorous emancipation story of an unemployed woman who evolves from a dreamer into a self sustaining successful woman. An amusing comedy that’s funny, silly, angry and serious.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, theft, cinderella story, small town, looking for love, leaving home, family disapproval, social awkwardness, self esteem, romance, misfit, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.5
 411
Love Trap (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Law student Thijs shares a house in which every room is the HQ of constant cruising for one night stands, relationships are considered a waste of lives. Suddenly Ben, his best mate since childhood, announces he passed on his room to Susan, who ...
Plot: wedding, date, bed, boxer shorts, best man, party, drinking, sex scene, dating, teenager, female nudity, smoking after sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Last Frontier (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A single mother from LA marries an Australian cattle rancher following a whirlwind courtship. He returns to Australia ahead of her and her two children, and dies before they arrive. His widow is left with a debt-ridden ranch during one of the worst ...
Plot: widow, teenager, farming, outback, wedding, marriage, cattle, australian outback, single parent, teenage boy, wooing, family relations ...
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 82
Serenades (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is born to an Aboriginal mother and an Afgan father.
Style: serious, touching, captivating, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: human spirit, interracial relations, tragic love, forbidden love, culture clash, society, youth, injustice, hopes, life is a bitch, fall in love, true love ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Strictly Ballroom (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brave new steps put Scott's career in jeopardy. With a new partner and determination, can he still succeed?
Style: humorous, feel good, sincere, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: ballroom dancing, dancing, dance, fall in love, romance, female partner, love and romance, rise to the top, artists and showbiz, rivalry, ambition, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Looking for Alibrandi (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film "Looking for Alibrandi" begins light-heartedly, and the viewer gets a very quick understanding of Josie's character through her interactions with her friends and family.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, social differences, parents and children, teenage life, fish out of water, love and romance, youth, society, high school hunk, single parent, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
 216
Labor Pains (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah (Kyra Sedgwick) is a New York City columnist who falls in love with -- and quickly gets pregnant by -- Ryan (Rob Morrow), a free-spirited artist who promptly vanishes for eight months. Ryan, of course, has no idea he's going to be a ...
Style: sincere, exciting, melancholic, captivating, touching
Plot: husband wife relationship, fear of commitment, true love, pregnancy, interracial friendship, first date, marriage proposal, wedding, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, father daughter relationship, nurse ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 325
Lonely Hearts (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this offbeat comedy, an unlikely romance develops between a flamboyant, middle-aged piano tuner and an extremely timid office worker
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, introspection, looking for love, human nature, computers and web, romance, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, lifestyle, hopes, adult virgin ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Zamfir's Zona (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Zona Zamfirova is set in the eastern Serbian city of Niš in the 19th century. The plot follows the story of Zona Zamfirova, a local rich man's daughter, and the vicissitudes of her affair with Mane, an ordinary goldsmith. As it was undesirable ...
Plot: wedding, church, father daughter relationship, animal that acts human, love, aunt nephew relationship, kidnapping
Place: serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Last Days of Chez Nous (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of sisters Vicki and Beth, when Vicki begins an affair with Beth's intriguing French husband.
Style: clever, touching, sincere, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: suburbs, infidelity, pregnancy, feminism, self discovery, friendship, dysfunctional family, family relations, betrayal, family life, siblings relations, midlife crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.2
 162
Twogether (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An artist and an environmentalist go through an up and down relationship over the years. They get married in an early fling, she gets pregnant as they celebrate their divorce together, they deal with his nude artwork and her tempermental situation ...
Plot: butt naked, divorce, father daughter relationship, seduction, male nudity, birth, dating, male full rear nudity, woman in bra and panties, buttocks, environmentalist, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
What a Sun (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Story: Veronica is a high school student studying to be a glazier, although she dreams of being a theatre actress. The only thing that she finds joy in at school is the company of her friend, Klemen and writing the script for a theatre play in her spare ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, factory, part time job, teenager, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, teenage boy
Place: slovenia, yugoslavia, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The romantic myth is exposed for Guy when he is plagued by memories of an old girlfriend on his wedding day.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, couple relations, orphan, love and romance, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, lifestyle, romance, opposites attract, love triangle, true love, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Children of the Revolution (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man (Richard Roxburgh) the Australian government blames for 1990s political woes blames his mother (Judy Davis), a communist Stalin seduced in 1951.
Style: dark humor, humorous, clever, biting, realistic ...
Plot: satire, politics, revolution, pregnancy, josef stalin, torture, farce, political unrest, parents and children, rebelliousness, state affairs, rebellion ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 50s, 60s, 20th century ...
Place: australia, russia, latvia, sydney australia, cambodia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 61
Yellow Card (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Zimbabwe
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage soccer star learns some tough lessons about the consequences of unprotected sex.
Plot: scandal, party, teenage sex, teenager, high school student, love triangle, commitment, pregnancy, dancer, suburbs, unprotected sex, safe sex ...
Place: zimbabwe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 257
A School Trip (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Italy, 1914. Two teachers take their pupils for a school outing from Bologna to Florence.
Plot: teacher, love, teenage boy, student, high school, college, travel, high school student, teenage girl, mountain, trip, teenager
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Goddess of 1967 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A rich young Japanese man travels to Australia with the intention of buying a Citroën DS car (the goddess of the film's title - nicknamed the Déesse, after its initials in French, déesse being French for "goddess") that he has ...
Style: serious, stylized, road movie, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: on the road, self discovery, couples, obsessive quest, unlikely partners, romance, sexual abuse, mother daughter relationship, death, child abuse, murder, car ...
Time: 90s, future, year 1967
Place: australia, japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 446
Metal Skin (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Psycho Joe babysits his brain-damaged father without a friend in the world, living in squalor in the suburbs of Melbourne. Joe loves one thing: Fast cars! When he gets a job at a local supermarket, Joe meets fellow "petrol head" Dazey, who ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: obsession, teen angst, store, working class, social misfits, youth, misfit, love and romance, chase, society, friendship, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Polish Wedding (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The film centers on a big Polish family. Jadzia is the mother and the ruler of the Pzoniak family (she has five children). Though she's happily married to Bolek, she is also having a long-time affair with Roman. Her young daughter Hala is ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, talky, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, wedding, pregnancy, family relations, children, family life, romance, love affair, parents and children, couples, coming of age, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, detroit, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 54
Holiday (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During a family reunion in 2000, guests decide to read out laud their "where i see myself in 10 years" wish lists which they wrote down during their 1990 family reunion.
Plot: love, father daughter relationship, friendship, letter, father son relationship, sandcastle, death, wealth, reunion, female nudity, breasts, teenage boy ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 48
I Do (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Story: Mayumi is a girl with a happy disposition in life who dreams of meeting her "the one" someday. She has been dreaming of meeting her "the one" and having the perfect wedding ever since she was a little girl. When she meets Lance, ...
Plot: marriage, teenage pregnancy, pregnancy test, college, orange, funeral, father daughter relationship, chinese, chinatown, death, responsibility, church ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Violet's Visit (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Violet, a feisty 15 year-old who prefers the nickname "Scooter" , decides to run away from her boring life in a small town and goes to visit with the father she has never seen. She believes he lives in the city with his new wife, but in ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, teenage boy, gay interest, marijuana, gay couple, gay parent, gay father, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 256
Floating Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An aging Hong Kong couple move to Australia with their two youngest sons. They stay with a daughter who has already begun a successful career. Meanwhile their eldest daughter lives in Germany and their eldest son remains in Hong Kong. The film ...
Plot: female director, depression, generation, miscarriage, family relations, loneliness, husband wife relationship, love, isolation, multiculturalism, father son relationship, culture clash ...
Place: hong kong, sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 458
Blurred (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Every year more than 70,000 Australian school leavers head to the beaches of Australia's Gold Coast to celebrate their release from the secondary school system. With a wild mixture of sun, surf and sex, this quintessential Australian tradition ...
Style: road movie
Plot: teenager, road trip, party, nerd, holiday, vacation, beach, limousine driver, woman dressed as man, man dressed as woman
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Everything is Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Follows the lives of different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic few days before Christmas in Frankfurt, Germany.
Plot: christmas, failed marriage, divorced parents, wedding, husband wife relationship, gay relationship, unfaithful husband, loss of job, santa claus, brother sister relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, loss of mother ...
Place: frankfurt germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The continuing adventures of the Portokalos family. A follow-up to the 2002 comedy, "My Big Fat Greek Wedding."
Style: sweet, disturbing, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, family bonds, wedding preparations and rituals, love affair, escapades, family relations, happy ending, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, paris france, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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