Movies like Fairhaven

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Fairhaven (2012)
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Fairhaven (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Long-time friends reconnect when one returns to their small Massachusetts town for a funeral.
Style: sincere, atmospheric, gloomy, serious, realistic
Plot: reunion, friendship, small town, friends, dull life, small town life, introspection, homecoming, estrangement, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, social relations, village, family, high school friends, divorce, friendship between men, funeral, old friend, friend, death of father, hugging, mother son relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: massachusetts, usa

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Most similar movies to Fairhaven

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and serious films with plots about friends, friendship, unfulfillment, small town, introspection, reunion and hopes mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Fairhaven: The Alumni Chapter (2011), Among Ravens (2014), An American Reunion (2003), The Lather Effect (2006), The Off Hours (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Alumni Chapter (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: What happens when you graduate from college, only to find that jobs are practically nonexistent and your best friends aren't what they seem? Four old friends reunite after college graduation. The conversation quickly turns sour, and a series of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friendship, college, adolescence vs adulthood, unfulfillment, hopes, estrangement, haunted by the past, twentysomething life, lifestyle, introspection, best friends, reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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95%
 4.7
 315
Among Ravens (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a group of friends who reunite for their annual 4th of July weekend only to be confronted by Chad, a strange and beautiful nature photographer who begins to change their lives one by one.
Style: touching, realistic, atmospheric, semi serious
Plot: reunion, friends, introspection, life turned upside down, friendship, weekend, nature, photographer, voyeurism, black panties, girl in panties, panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
An American Reunion (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The reality of life slams into the proverbial wall when a group of necessitous best friends and ex-lovers are reunited at a milestone reunion, igniting an already passionate and combustible past.
Style: serious, humorous, sincere, captivating, touching ...
Plot: introspection, friends, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, best friends, midlife crisis, reunion, friendship, couples, old love, homecoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Lather Effect (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On the eve of selling her mother's house, a thirty-something housewife wakes up to a hangover surrounded by her best friends from high school...
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: reunion, love and romance, couples, looking for love, thirtysomething life, friends, lifestyle, introspection, friendship, unfulfillment, singleness, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
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 364
The Off Hours (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: You're awake when everyone else is asleep. You're standing still as traffic is whipping by at 70mph. You see dusk and dawn everyday because they happen on your way to a time clock and then to a bed. Your off hours are spent trying to ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, sincere, atmospheric
Plot: small town, unfulfillment, love affair, dull life, working class, fall in love, love and romance, introspection, society, hopes, truck driver, waitress
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.7
 2K
Main Street (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From the once thriving tobacco warehouses, to the current run-down and closed shops of Five Points, a diverse group of residents and their respective life changes when outsider Gus Leroy brings something new and potentially dangerous into their ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: estrangement, mysterious character, introspection, social relations, small town, hopes, intrigue, small town life, dishonesty
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Dysfunctional Friends (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of college friends are reunited after the death of their very successful friend. The will dictates that each person will receive a large sum of money if they can all successfully stay in his mansion for a week. If one person leaves, everyone ...
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: reunion, friendship, estate, friends, thirtysomething life, mansion, gossip, funeral, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, group of friends, death of friend, inheritance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The High Pressures (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Miguel travels to Pontevedra, his hometown, with the request of serching for some locations for a movie. His trip takes him back to the place where he grew up, meeting up with some old friends, but also leads him to the possibility of a new ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy
Plot: friendship, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, hopes, fall in love, love and romance, friends, thirtysomething life, self discovery, workplace, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.7
 904
Hollidaysburg (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home for Thanksgiving break after their first semester at college, five friends discover just how much things change (and don't) after high school.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: small town life, adolescence vs adulthood, homecoming, youth, reunion, friends, small town, friendship, thanksgiving
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Summer Holiday (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his spring break at the seaside, with his wife and his four year old son, Bogdan Ciocazanu runs into his best friends from high-school at the precise date and time that reminds all of them of their most glorious drinking trips and sexual ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hotel, couple relations, unfulfillment, parents and children, family relations, thirtysomething life, friends, haunted by the past, friendship, midlife crisis, reunion, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
3 Nights in the Desert (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three former band mates enter a cave after hearing it has the power to give them what they need. As unsettling desires rise to the surface, they all wonder if the cave has real power.
Style: serious, sincere, talky, realistic, touching
Plot: haunted by the past, love triangle, desert, introspection, reunion, best friends, estrangement, friends, friendship, unfulfillment, road not taken, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
 1K
The Turning (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Seventeen talented Australian directors from diverse artistic disciplines each create a chapter of the hauntingly beautiful novel by multi award-winning author Tim Winton. The linking and overlapping stories explore the extraordinary turning points ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, sincere, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: homecoming, youth, coming of age, small town, human nature, moral dilemma, introspection, infidelity, estrangement, haunted by the past, parents and children, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, sentimental, gloomy, realistic
Plot: uninvited guest, couples, resort, couple relations, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, thirtysomething life, friends, friendship, newlyweds, cabin, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: From beyond the grave, celebrated playwright Antoine d'Anthac gathers together all his friends who have appeared over the years in his play "Eurydice." These actors watch a recording of the work performed by a young acting company, La ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: estate, countryside, friends, reunion, tragic love, actor's life, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, friendship, village, jealousy, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.3
 14K
Are You Here (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Steve Dallas, a womanizing local weatherman, hears that his off-the-grid best friend Ben Baker has lost his estranged father, the two return to Ben's childhood home. Once there, they discover Ben has inherited the family fortune, and the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: weatherman, friendship, inheritance, friend, family, buddies, friends, family relations, on the road, parents and children, disorder, homecoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
No Looking Back (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Charlie returns to his old town where he meets his ex-girlfriend again and tries to get her back.
Style: emotional, gloomy, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: small town, friendship, love triangle, waitress, working class, romance, starting over, school, haunted by the past, introspection, lovers reunited, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 347
Mobile Home (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After having broken up with his girlfriend and left his job, Simon has come back to his small hometown in the countryside, where he meets up again with his old friend Julien. The two thirty-year-old, unemployed and idle men decide to reinvest in an ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, road movie
Plot: friendship, countryside, small town, starting over, introspection, dream come true, hopes, thirtysomething life, friends, camp, money problems, metal detector ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bastards of Young (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Welcome to adulthood! When two early-30s couples celebrate their last annual Halloween party in New York, they are confronted with sex, lies, and unspoken drama which tests their relationships and futures.
Style: sincere, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, couple relations, introspection, couples, best friends, friends, thirtysomething life, crumbling marriage, halloween costume, seduction, bare breasts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 833
Palo Alto, CA (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On their last night of Thanksgiving break, four old friends, now all college freshmen, realize their small town has more meaning than they ever imagined.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: thanksgiving, college, reunion, homecoming, adolescence vs adulthood, suburban life, coming of age, youth, small town, college life, friends, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 522
Simple Things (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In order to secure the position of Head of Pediatrics at a top Chicago hospital, a young, highly accomplished, pediatrician agrees to spend a summer setting up a clinic in a small town in the North Carolina mountains. Clashing against the ways of ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: clinic, family life, small town life, social relations, power relations, family relations, lifestyle, urban, starting over, frame up, dealing with death, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Back to School Mom (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary Thomas, a free-spirited musician, has spent the past two decades traveling the world, but at age 41 she decides to go back to college and finish her degree so that, for once, she can finally finish something she started. Back at her old ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: redemption, homecoming, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, small town, family relations, social relations, college life, college, starting over, small town life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Colma: The Musical (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the town of Colma, just south of San Francisco, the dead outnumber the living one thousand to one. Here, one wouldn't expect teenagers to burst out in song, or dance around cemeteries and streets. But, that's exactly what happens. Best ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, sincere, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, adolescence vs adulthood, buddies, small town life, haunted by the past, rock, breakup, youth, small town, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 614
3 Backyards (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An executive, a housewife and a youngster spend a day in their Long Island suburban town during the course of one curious autumn day afternoon.
Style: tense, realistic, gloomy, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: estrangement, human nature, society, innocence lost, lifestyle, dull life, couple relations, couples, suburbs, unfulfillment, suburban life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 432
Arizona Sky (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jake and Kyle are two boys who grew up together in rural Arizona. They are best friends, and they begin to take their relationship to the next level when Jake's father moves him and his family away to California. Jake and Kyle can never forget ...
Style: serious, sincere, sexual, realistic
Plot: small town, desert, gays and lesbians, dull life, lovers reunited, lifestyle, gender, best friends, reunion, coming out, friends, americana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Guatemalan Handshake (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious power failure in a small mountain town coincides with the disappearance of one of its most eccentric young residents. Mystery piles upon mystery as his family and friends search for him, fail, and ultimately try to forget about him, an ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, family relations, social relations, friends, friendship, missing person, best friends, pregnancy, down on your luck, nothing goes right, couples, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Bye Bye Braverman (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Friends gather for the funeral of a friend. Sub-plots unfold as the group attempts to link-up to attend the funeral of their friend, Braverman.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, death, funeral, friends, dull life, midlife crisis, dealing with death, unfulfillment, writer's life, artists and showbiz, introspection, african american ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Changing Hearts (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on Daniel Wright's award-winning play "Colored Eggs", is a drama/comedy about life, loss and love among an eccentric group of characters whose lives intersect under less than ideal circumstances.
Style: gloomy, realistic, sincere, semi serious, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, small town, love, cancer, hospital, hopes, fall in love, nursing, looking for love, terminal illness, friends, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 22K
10 Years (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of friends reunite ten years after their high-school graduation.
Style: sincere, semi serious, melancholic, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reunion, high school reunion, friends, destiny, reunited friends, high school, relationships, happy ending, unlikely friendships, coming-of-age, nerds, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Breaking the Rules (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two friends take their dying buddy on one last road trip.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: youth, friendship, unfulfillment, hopes, tragic hero, reunion, best friends, homecoming, self discovery, wish come true, adventure, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 618
Girlfriend (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man with Down's Syndrome romantically pursues a small town single mom who is still mixed up with her volatile ex-boyfriend.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: unemployment, life is a bitch, love and romance, hopes, unfulfillment, friendship, impossible love, mentally challenged, human spirit, wooing, single parent, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%