Movies like Your Three Minutes Are Up

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Your Three Minutes Are Up (1973)
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Your Three Minutes Are Up (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charlie is a sad sack of a man, working at a depressingly dull office job and stuck in a passionless engagement to a neurotic woman. One of the few bright spots in his life is his friend Mike, who seems to be living a life of carefree bohemianism.
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, journey, chef, car, on the road, friendship, blonde, criminal, ethnic slur, telephone, restaurant, vacation, african american, theft, fiancee, tragedy, teenage girl, pianist, city, lie, doctor, elevator, mirror, clock, waiter ...
Place: california

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Most similar movies to Your Three Minutes Are Up

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about telephone call, apology, drinking, telephone, friendship, romance and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Your Three Minutes Are Up: Modern Girls (1986), The Allnighter (1987), Barfly (1987), Sideways (2004), Dear Mr. Wonderful (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Modern Girls (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Margo, Kelly, and CeCe have three things in common: they're roomates, they're gorgeous, and they're hooked on the glamour and excitement of L.A.'s rock and roll night life. When they get mixed up with a rock star, an arrogant ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, sincere ...
Plot: nightclub, friendship, youth, teenage life, nightlife, romance, buddies, love and romance, partners, obsessive quest, mistaken identity, friendship between girls ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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The Allnighter (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Molly (Hoffs), Val (Pfeiffer) and Gina (Cusack) are graduating college, but on their final night, frustrations are aired. Molly is still looking for real love and Val is beginning to doubt if that is what she has found. Gina is too busy videotaping ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, teen sex comedy, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, friendship, college, romance, coming of age, power relations, friends, sexual relations, college life, introspection, looking for love ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: california
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Barfly (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Downtrodden writer Henry and distressed goddess Wanda aren't exactly husband and wife: they're wedded to their bar stools. But they like each other's company- and Barfly captures their giddy, gin-soaked attempts to make a go of life ...
Style: talky, touching, semi serious, humorous, melancholic ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, addiction, bartender, poet, mentally unstable, human nature, social misfits, misfit, drinking, drinking alcohol, bar fight, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Sideways (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two middle-aged men embark on a spiritual journey through Californian wine country. One is an unpublished novelist suffering from depression, and the other is only days away from walking down the aisle.
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, road movie ...
Plot: road trip, wine, friendship, golf, writers, midlife crisis, vacation, on the road, depression, fall in love, best friends, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san diego california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Dear Mr. Wonderful (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Joe Pesci is a small man looking for a big break. Owner of a bowling alley and nightclub in Jersey, Ruby Dennis (Pesci) sets his sites on making it big in Vegas. But Ruby finds more than he gambled for and in the end is a much bigger man for it.
Plot: piano playing, mirror, old man, photographer, dressing room, brunette, bedroom, nickname, taxi, torch, locker, wristwatch ...
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51%
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Lunch Wagon (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three women start a lunch wagon business but run into stiff resistance from a competitor.
Style: parody, sexy, sex comedy
Audience: teens
Plot: sabotage, jewel thief, summer vacation, hot dog, knocked unconscious, rock band, belly dancer, wristwatch, hospital bed, contest, motorcycle cop, knocking on a door ...
Place: california, los angeles
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50%
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Stand Up (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Avi Rosen knows what's really funny: the laughs come with dollar signs in Hollywood. Bidding farewell to his crotchety grandmother, who wishes he'd find a nice Jewish girl and open a pharmacy, Avi leaves the Big Apple and heads West to ...
Style: comic
Plot: dead mother, man with glasses, jealousy, hospital bed, husband wife relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, clapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, drinking alcohol, drinking, door bell, coffee ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, los angeles
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46%
The Ratings Game (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A New Jersey trucker creates a hit TV show with help from his girlfriend in the ratings business.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: hollywood, workplace, dishonesty, rise to the top, media, manipulations, tv show, showbiz, media satire, workplace romance, cons and scams, blind ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Harry in Your Pocket (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A master thief (James Coburn) and his drug-addicted partner teach two aspiring crooks (Michael Sarrazin, Trish Van Devere) how to steal wallets.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: pickpocket, teaching the ways of the world, cons and scams, friends, crime, partners, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, calling someone an idiot, sexual euphemism, opening a door ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c., seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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All I Wish (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman struggles to escape the clutches of her overbearing, co-dependent mother, while gradually falling for a sexy, sophisticated attorney.
Style: light, romantic, romanticism, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: fashion designer, birthday party, birthday, birthday present, surprise birthday party, elopement, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dancer, wedding, older woman younger man relationship, older man younger woman relationship, marriage proposal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: santa monica california, usa, california, boston, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Frank and Jack Baker are professional musicians who play small clubs. They play smaltzy music and have never needed a day job...
Style: sexy, touching, clever, sincere, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: jazz, love triangle, nightclub, brother brother relationship, music, romance, siblings relations, nightlife, rivalry, lifestyle, ego clash, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Crazy Moon (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1987 Canadian film starring the then relatively unknown Kiefer Sutherland as Brooks, an eccentric rich kid, with a fondness for big band music, bow ties and taking strange photographs who one day whilst stealing a mannequin from a clothes store, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: teen romance, girl in bra and panties, couples, disability, music band, romance, coming of age, hopes, misfit, youth, love and romance, mute or deaf ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Singles (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about six of Seattle's young people, most of whom live in the same apartment building and whose lives revolve around the city's ever-expanding music scene. The interrelated stories about each character's progress ...
Style: grunge, feel good, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: music band, city life, music, love and romance, friendship, looking for love, couple relations, clubbing, musician, romance, young lovers, roommate ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Split Image (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An impressionable young man finds himself literally enslaved by a modern-day religious cult. In an effort to bring him back to reality, the boy's parents hire a deprogrammer to kidnap him and return him to his family.
Style: spiritual
Plot: binoculars, cutting someone's hair, man slaps a man, talking in a car, teenager, handcuffs, van, cliff, crying woman, brunette, storm, torch ...
Time: 80s
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39%
The Late Bloomer (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sex therapist goes through puberty after the successful removal of a benign tumor resting against his pituitary gland. He experiences all the changes and effects of puberty over a three-week period.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sex comedy, captivating, light ...
Plot: coming of age, sex therapist, puberty, love, youth, fish out of water, disorder, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, aging, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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38%
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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, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, southern usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, on the road, family relations, wedding, parents and children, introspection, hopes, self discovery, love and romance, brother brother relationship, couple relations, gift ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
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The Sure Thing (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gib, a beer-guzzling slob, and Alison, an uptight Ivy-Leaguer, are an unlikely duo stuck together on a cross-country trip during Christmas break. At first they get on each other's nerves but, as time passes, they find their divergent natures ...
Style: road movie, feel good, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: student life, road trip, youth, college, on the road, couples, coming of age, romance, fall in love, swimming pool, cross country, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Crossroads (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends get together and bury a box making a pact to open it at midnight at their high school graduation. In the little town in Georgia that they live in, things soon change. One is little miss perfect, one is an engaged prom queen, and the ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, on the road, virgin, teenager, teenage love, road trip, friendship between girls, high school, love and romance, dream, audition, pop music ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: los angeles, georgia, usa, texas, arizona ...
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36%
Better Than Sex (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a one-night stand a couple is faced with the terrifying possibility of what they really want.
Style: sexy, witty, humorous, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, sex, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, opposites attract, romance, love affair, sexual relations, couples, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, london, england, europe, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Handyman (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One of Canada's talented directors, actress Micheline Lanctot expresses an effective, engaging approach in this simple, poignant drama about Armand (Jocelyn Berube), a handyman with one problem romance after another. The quiet Armand settles ...
Plot: adulterer, suicide by hanging, male in bathtub, journey, stolen money, moustache, song, tragedy, city, reading a letter, photograph, reading a book ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Comedian (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A look at the life of an aging insult comic.
Style: captivating, melancholic, light, comic
Plot: mother son incest, aging, comedian, insult, comedy club, comeback, jewish, brother brother relationship, jail, older man younger woman relationship, broadway, alzheimer's disease ...
Time: year 1985
Place: italy, empire state building manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After spending eight months in a mental institution, a former teacher moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife.
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, sentimental, dramatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, life philosophy, mental illness, love, male female friendship, family drama, romance, social misfits, mentally unstable, family relations, bipolar disorder, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania, baltimore, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: bittersweet, human nature, introspection, love affair, looking for love, computers and web, unfulfillment, love and romance, unlikely couple, romance, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Yellow (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eight friends in Los Angeles spend their last evening together as they face graduation from high school and the onset of their adult lives. One of them gets in unexpected trouble when he loses a large sum of his dad's money. The friends rally ...
Style: rough, humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, rally, friends, teenage life, cons and scams, high school, heist, vigilantism, culture clash, kids in trouble, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 2K
The Landlord (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: At the age of twenty-nine, Elgar Enders "runs away" from home. This running away consists of buying a building in a black ghetto in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn. Initially his intention is to evict the black tenants and convert it ...
Style: witty, offbeat, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: satire, family relations, opposites attract, interracial relations, landlord, tenant, urban, social differences, parents and children, couple relations, introspection, city life ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Boys on the Side (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After breaking up with her girlfriend, a nightclub singer, Jane, answers a personal ad from Robin, a real estate agent with AIDS, seeking a cross-country travel partner. On their journey from New York City to Los Angeles, the two stop by Pittsburgh ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, aids, friends, pregnancy, road trip, lesbian, terminal illness, self discovery, on the road, female friendship, murder, domestic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pittsburgh, st. louis missouri, new york, los angeles, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 4K
Barry Munday (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Barry Munday, a libido-driven wage slave who spends all his time either ogling, fantasizing about or trying to pick up women, wakes up in hospital after a freak attack only to find that his testicles have been removed.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: testicles, castration, pregnancy, family relations, doctor, genital mutilation, meet the parents, eccentric family, self discovery, disorder, couples, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
For Love of Ivy (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When it was released in 1968, For Love of Ivy was the first mainstream Hollywood film to depict a mature romantic relationship between a black man and woman. Sidney Poitier stars as Jack Parks, a trucking executive who runs an illegal travelling ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: gambling, family relations, master and servant, love affair, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, family life, social differences, cons and scams, urban, young lovers ...
Time: 60s
Place: harlem, new york, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life you love may be your own.... The wife of a much older man finds herself attracted to their neighbour's son, who is closer to her age.
Style: emotional, touching, offbeat, sweet, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: age difference, self discovery, love affair, family life, starting over, love and romance, marriage, family problems, haunted by the past, parents and children, neighbor, depression ...
Time: 70s, 80s, contemporary, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%