Movies like Eunice

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Eunice (1982)
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Eunice (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Moments in four different years in the lives of the Harper family beginning with 1955 as a hopeful Eunice prepares to go to a party, and her brother Phillip, a recent college graduate, departs for New York In 1963, a married Eunice and her husband Ed Higgins help Mama welcome novelist Phillip home for a visit. In 1973, a divorced Eunice is living with Mama. In 1978, Eunice, Ellen, and Phillip return from Mama's funeral and Eunice makes a painful realization about her life.
Plot: divorce, marriage, mother daughter relationship, porch swing, watching a movie, loss of mother
Time: 60s, 50s, year 1973, 1950s, 1960s, year 1978, year 1963 ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and touching films with plots about marriage, divorce, friendship, husband wife relationship, dialogue, bittersweet and catastrophe mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Eunice: Pink Lightning (1991), The Four Seasons (1981), Too Far to Go (1979), Terms of Endearment (1983), Aloha Summer (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 126
Pink Lightning (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: California 1962, Five girls: beautiful Sharon, ugly-duckling Andy, nice Poo and hot-to-trot Jill support their best friend Tookie when she prepares to marry her boyfriend Pat. But the two of them realize that they are not prepared to get married, ...
Plot: teenage girl, best friend, coming of age, engagement, small town, female friendship, marriage, female protagonist, fiance fiancee relationship, road trip, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: year 1962, 1950s, 1960s, 50s, 60s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Four Seasons (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Three middle-aged wealthy couples take vacations together in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Along the way we are treated to mid-life, marital, parental and other crises.
Style: sentimental, witty, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, midlife crisis, vacation, bittersweet, best friends, partners, self discovery, parents and children, human nature, wilderness, introspection ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Take My Advice:  The Ann and Abby Story (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Biography of feuding advice columnist twins, Ann Landers and Abby Van Buren, starts with their early lives in Sioux City, Iowa when they were known as Esther and Pauline through their double wedding and follows them into their columnist successes. ...
Plot: twins, sibling relationship, columnist, beauty salon, jealousy, plastic surgery, loss of mother, dance, adultery, actress playing multiple roles, twin, double wedding ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1960s, 1950s, 60s ...
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Too Far to Go (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Love and passion, anger and heartbreak, laughter and happiness, all complex textures woven into the fabric so many have come to know as marriage. For behind the seemingly comfortable well-trimmed hedges of suburban Americana, live and often love, ...
Plot: wedding, extramarital affair, divorce, dancing, engagement, adultery, dysfunctional marriage, marriage, husband wife relationship
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 70s, 60s, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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And the Wife Shall Revere Her Husband (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a man decides to marry the woman he's been living with, she stops being the silent patient person she was and claims to be the boss in the house. Her behaviour changes so much after the marriage that the husband gets so irritated as to ask ...
Plot: couples, husband wife relationship, talking to oneself in a mirror, brawl, marital problem, hotel, flashback, death of friend, nostalgia, maid, marriage, funeral ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Terms of Endearment (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be. The movie covers several years of their lives as each finds different reasons to go on ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, tear jerker, compassionate ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, cancer, family relations, terminal illness, love affair, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, romance, adultery, mother daughter relationship, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 50s, 60s, 40s ...
Place: texas, new york, usa, louisiana, iowa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.7
 266
Aloha Summer (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's the 60s and a bunch of crazy teenagers meet in the beautiful island of Hawaii during their summer holidays. Although they come from different backgrounds, they hang out together and shake up the island! They surf, dance, drink, fight and ...
Plot: samurai, beach party, vacation, friendship, kendo, summer, teenager, coming of age, surfing
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, 1950s
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.6
 8K
Tin Men (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A minor car accident drives two rival aluminum-siding salesmen to the ridiculous extremes of man versus man in 1963 Baltimore.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, affectionate ...
Plot: friendship, car accident, bittersweet, friends, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, cons and scams, scam, hostility, competition, rivalry, adultery ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 7.1
 3K
A Wedding (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian connection is suspect, security guards watch the gifts rather ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, family relations, bishop, satire, radical, couples, family problems, chaos, hypocrisy, parents and children, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Pete 'n' Tillie (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Unassuming and single thirty-three year old Tillie Shlain is at that phase of her life of being known as a soon to be spinster if she doesn't marry soon. She isn't looking forward to meeting the latest in a long string of blind dates, his ...
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, contemplative, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: breakup, friendship, nurse, hospital, death of son, marriage, leukemia, family relations, friends, one more chance, adult virgin, family problems ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.9
 11K
Matinee (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A showman introduces a small coastal town to a unique movie experience and capitalises on the Cuban Missile crisis hysteria with a kitschy horror extravaganza combining film effects, stage props and actors in rubber suits in this salute to the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, nostalgic, affectionate ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: cold war, coming of age, cuban missile crisis, giant, bomb shelter, nuclear, filmmaking, exploit, exploitation, hysteria, teenage life, military life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: florida, cuba, latin america, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.6
 101
Detours (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A newly single New Yorker must re-locate to Florida for her dream job. She drives south with her widowed dad, her mom's ashes in a coffee can, and a GPS with a mind of its own.
Style: road movie, feel good, captivating, humorous, light
Plot: road trip, love, infidelity, one night stand, marriage, highway, highway travel, unfaithful wife, cheating wife, sexual attraction, middle age romance, on the road ...
Place: new york, atlantic ocean, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Anywhere But Here (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the Mona Simpson novel, single mother Adele August is bad with money, and even worse when it comes to making decisions. Her straight-laced daughter, Ann, is a successful high school student with Ivy League aspirations. When ...
Style: touching, feel good, contemplative, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, audition, family relations, hollywood, dream, teen angst, bittersweet, small town, small town life, teenage life, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, california, usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.8
 167
Jack the Dog (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jack is a successful photographer who has always been a womanizer. But at one point in his life he wants to settle down. He marries Faith and together they have a son, Sam. But things aren't working out that well as the two, due to Jack's ...
Plot: coffin, seduction, obsession, neurosis, custody battle, domineering mother, arrested development, hollywood, remarry, autobiography, marriage, sex ...
Place: london, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 1K
The Ceremony (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Oshima’s magisterial epic, centering on the ambivalent surviving heir of the Sakurada clan, uses ritual and the microcosm of the traditional family to trace the rise and fall of militaristic Japan across several decades.
Plot: post war japan, sex scene, family relations, colonialism, surrealism, suicide, dysfunctional family, threesome, katana, tradition, japanese new wave, satire ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s, 60s, 50s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 620
Losing Ground (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A comedy-drama about a Black American female philosophy professor and her insensitive, philandering, and flamboyant artist husband who are having a marital crisis. When the wife goes off on an almost unbelievable journey to find "ecstasy", ...
Plot: marriage, artist, female director, painter, philosopher, kissing, love triangle, swimming, library, kiss, painting, middle class ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.0
 21K
The Women (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story centers on a group of gossipy, high-society women who spend their days at the beauty salon and haunting fashion shows. The sweet, happily-wedded Mary Haines finds her marriage in trouble when shop girl Crystal Allen gets her hooks into ...
Style: witty, humorous, entertaining, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: female friendship, infidelity, betrayal, friendship, family problems, divorce, society, friendship between women, mother daughter relationship, women, beauty salon, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, united states, connecticut, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 204
Life 101 (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A college freshman Ramsy, played by Corey Haim experiences love for the first time in the 1960s when he asks out Joy, played by Ami Dolenz. An education of the heart.
Plot: strip club, college
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Saintly Sinners (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Directed by Jean Yarbrough Ex-con Joseph Braden (Ron Hagerthy) has his car temporarily stolen by a pair of bank robbers who hide their loot in the vehicle's spare tire. After the car is repossessed, it's sold to the kindly Rev. Daniel ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, slang
Plot: intrigue, rivalry, clergy, crimes, dishonesty, heist, bank, cons and scams, on the run, criminal heroes, disorder, fugitives ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 50s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Helena from the Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Newlyweds Alex and Alice host a New Year's Eve party for their closest friends at a remote cabin in the mountains. However, when an unexpected guest shows up, the group's facades begin to crumble.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, light, sincere ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, bittersweet, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, friendship, friends, thirtysomething life, marriage, husband wife relationship, divorce, new year's eve ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Ninguém Ama Ninguém Por Mais de Dois Anos (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "No one loves anyone for more than two years" is an adaptation of Nelson Rodrigues' work about five couples that live in Brazil in the early 60's, who are seen by the society as conventional people, but whose intimate lives turn ...
Plot: romance, extramarital affair, wedding, cheating wife, voyeur, female nudity, seduction, love, infidelity, cheating
Time: 50s, 1960s, 60s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
All inclusive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After finding out that her husband cheated on her, Lise and her two daughters Ditte and Sigrid decides to go on vacation to Malta. The two sisters are very different and tries to cheer the mother up in very different ways. All inclusive is a movie ...
Style: emotional, humorous, captivating, psychological
Plot: vacation, parent child relationship, divorce, hotel, mother daughter relationship, infidelity, sister sister relationship, family relations, love, friendship, female director, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 53
Perfection (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kristabelle, still living with her Mother cuts herself to feel alive. Her Mother, addicted to plastic surgery also cuts herself trying to maintain her youth. Through the help of a pot smoking young lover, a newly sober British stand up comic and ...
Plot: female director, cut, mother daughter relationship, cutting, plastic surgery
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 5.9
 25K
Georgia Rule (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Georgia Rule follows a rebellious, uncontrollable teenager who is hauled off by her dysfunctional mother to spend the summer with her grandmother. Her journey will lead all three women to revelations of buried family secrets and an understanding ...
Style: sincere, realistic, sentimental, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, family problems, dysfunctional family, parents and children, family relations, teenager, small town, confession, redemption, rebellious daughter, generation gap, uncontrollable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa, san francisco, salt lake city utah, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Land of Steady Habits (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After leaving his wife and his job to find happiness, Anders begins a clumsy, heartbreaking quest to reassemble the pieces of his fractured life.
Style: humorous, talky, witty, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: divorce, identity crisis, retirement, routine, marriage, irony, crumbling marriage, new life, meaning of life, complex characters, pension, elderly man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Unstrung Heroes (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Steven Lidz, unhappy with his home life since his mother got sick, goes and lives with his two crazy Uncles. There he changes and gets closer to his Uncles, but his parents want him home even though he is finally happy and popular. Written by Todd ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, family relations, terminal illness, mental illness, unfulfillment, youth, single parent, love and romance, bittersweet, human nature, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
We All Loved Each Other So Much (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Gianni, Nicola and Antonio become close friends in 1944 while fighting the Nazis. After the end of the war, full of illusions, they settle down. The movie is a the story of the life of these three idealists and how they deal with the inevitable ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, italian comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, world war two, idealism, introspection, innocence lost, love triangle, human nature, midlife crisis, friends, love and romance, unfulfillment, hopes ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 60s, 50s, 40s ...
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 3K
Tumbleweeds (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A woman constantly runs from town to town with her 12 year old daughter to escape failed relationships. The film opens with one escape and the shift into a new start in San Diego. There Mom takes up with a controlling trucker and fights with her ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: asthma, mother daughter relationship, on the road, starting over, human nature, self discovery, family problems, single parent, love and romance, friendship, loneliness, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, west virginia, san diego california, south carolina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 64K
Stepmom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jackie is a divorced mother of two. Isabel is the career minded girlfriend of Jackie’s ex-husband Luke, forced into the role of unwelcome stepmother to their children. But when Jackie discovers she is ill, both women realise they must put aside ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sad, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, kids, teens
Plot: terminal illness, divorce, step parent, parents and children, remarry, custody, stepmother stepson relationship, rebellious daughter, family life, friendship, human nature, ego clash ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 616
The Girls (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A theater company rehearses Aristophanes play "Lysistrata" in which the Athenian women revolt to force the men to suspend the war and make peace. The three leading female actresses, Liz, Marianne and Gunilla, all live in humiliating ...
Plot: female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship, male female relationship, marriage, flashback, female nudity, sex, divorce, women's rights, theatrical troupe, tour ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%