Movies like Lucky

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Lucky (2017)
 7.3
 23K
Lucky (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Follows the journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town. He finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self-exploration.
Style: philosophical, thought provoking, psychological, captivating, disturbing, sentimental, funny, sad, cult film
Plot: philosophy, elderly, aging, father son relationship, loneliness, friendship, doctor, secret, guilt, ex marine, atheist, desert, old man, spirituality, senior citizen, spiritual journey, dog, shark, cowboy, world war two, rape, attorney, god, truck, marijuana ...
Time: future, year 1968
Place: europe, the philippines, okinawa japan, kentucky

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Most similar movies to Lucky

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, thought provoking and psychological films with plots about friendship, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, family relations, apology, food and drinking alcohol mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Lucky: Wilson (2017), Ideal Home (2018), Saint Frances (2019), Ingrid Goes West (2017), Beatriz at Dinner (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 11K
Wilson (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.
Style: entertaining
Plot: misfit, midlife crisis, loneliness, friendship, husband wife estrangement, ex husband ex wife relationship, group therapy, death of father, middle aged man, adoptive father adopted daughter relationship, ex wife, naivete ...
Place: portland oregon, st. louis missouri
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100%
 6.4
 12K
Ideal Home (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple is going through marital troubles made worse when a previously unknown grandson shows up.
Style: captivating, entertaining, sincere, thought provoking, queer cinema
Plot: gay, gay adoption, lgbt, gay couple, gay love, lifestyle, parenting, father son relationship, boy, friendship, grandson, family ...
Place: santa fe new mexico, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Saint Frances (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At the start of the summer, Bridget has an abortion just as she lands a much-needed job in affluent Evanston, Illinois — nannying a six-year old.
Style: disturbing, touching, humorous, light, sincere ...
Plot: nanny, abortion, pregnancy, orgasm, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, survival, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship, teacher, guilt, ex classmate ex classmate relationship, feminism ...
Place: illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
Style: thought provoking, humorous, light, captivating, funny ...
Plot: social media, obsessed fan, obsession, stalker, instagram, chase, mental disorder, love interest, friendship, secret, party, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, venice california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Beatriz at Dinner (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds ...
Style: thought provoking, light, captivating, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: class differences, billionaire, party, husband wife relationship, name calling, money, nurse, alternative medicine, car breakdown, strong female character, ethical dilemma, ethnicity ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Just Before I Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ted Morgan has been treading water for most of his life. After his wife leaves him, Ted realizes he has nothing left to live for. Summoning the courage for one last act, Ted decides to go home and face the people he feels are responsible for ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Plot: suicide attempt, gay, suicide, dysfunctional family, closeted homosexual, midlife crisis, loneliness, depression, small town, brutality, guilt, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
 30K
Another Year (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Mike Leigh’s much praised 2010 tragicomical drama. During a year, a very content couple approaching retirement are visited by friends and family less happy with their lives.
Style: emotional, touching, meditative, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: midlife crisis, loneliness, friendship, funeral, jealousy, everyday life, family life, parents and children, suffering, character study, desperation, realism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, paris france, dublin ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 2K
Match (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Seattle couple travel to New York to interview colorful former dancer Tobi for research on a dissertation about dance. But soon, common niceties and social graces erode when the questions turn personal and the true nature of the interview is ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, serious ...
Plot: dancer's life, artists and showbiz, teachers and students, aging, couples, homosexual, couple relations, power relations, gay, dancing, lgbt, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 60s, year 1972, year 1989 ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Station Agent (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his only friend dies, a man born with dwarfism moves to rural New Jersey to live a life of solitude, only to meet a chatty hot dog vendor and a woman dealing with her own personal loss.
Style: tragicomedy, touching, humorous, sincere, depressing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: loneliness, bittersweet, friendship, depression, small town, solitude, loss, inheritance, grief, death, prejudice, loner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, canada, manhattan new york city, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 9K
Flower (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to ...
Style: touching, suspense, road movie, mumblecore, psychological ...
Audience: date night, teen drama
Plot: child molestation, sexual promiscuity, 17 year old, chase, murder, teenage boy, teenage girl, friendship, teenager, mother's boyfriend, absent father, prison ...
Time: year 2016
Place: paris france, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 13K
The Meddler (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An aging widow from New York City follows her daughter to Los Angeles in hopes of starting a new life after her husband passes away.
Style: melancholic, sincere, captivating, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, loss of father, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, party, father son relationship, wedding, friend, brother brother relationship, mother son relationship ...
Time: year 1969
Place: los angeles, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.6
 29K
Mr. Church (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A unique friendship develops when a little girl and her dying mother inherit a cook - Mr. Church. What begins as an arrangement that should only last six months, instead spans fifteen years.
Style: sentimental, compassionate, emotional, melancholic, sad ...
Plot: life philosophy, friendship, family, life, relationships, cooking, family bonds, loneliness, idealism, destiny, terminal illness, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, year 1986, year 1980, year 1971 ...
Place: usa, los angeles, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Pretty Persuasion (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl incites chaos among her friends and a media frenzy when she accuses her drama teacher of sexual harassment.
Style: biting, cynical, stylized, realistic, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: teenager, lesbian, adolescence, lesbian sex, sex, high school, sexual harassment, false accusation, coming of age, dysfunctional family, school, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: sexy, touching, emotional, sentimental, road movie ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: lesbian, friendship, aids, road trip, pregnancy, violence, gay, women, domestic violence, abusive boyfriend, lgbtq, self discovery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, pittsburgh, new york, pakistan, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Give Me Liberty (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a riot breaks out in Milwaukee, America's most segregated city, medical transport driver Vic is torn between his promise to get a group of elderly Russians to a funeral and his desire to help Tracy, a young black woman with ALS.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, psychological
Plot: money, grandfather, funeral, medicine, adventure, friendship, cooking, nightclub, disabled person, woman in a wheelchair, emigrant, feces ...
Time: contemporary, year 2003
Place: milwaukee wisconsin, usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 19K
Welcome to Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.
Style: humorous, disturbing, talky, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: mental illness, obsession, lottery winner, loneliness, depression, character study, tv show, mental disorder, life turned upside down, hermaphrodite, female nudity, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1971, year 1991, year 1996 ...
Place: usa, new jersey, california, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 18K
Thunder Road (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Officer Arnaud raises his daughter as a love letter to his late Mom.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, judge, police, lawyer, school, family relations, funeral, death of mother, friendship, child custody, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, louisiana, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.5
 63K
The Farewell (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, melancholic, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: grief, lie, female protagonist, wedding, masseuse, family, family gatherings, life, grandmother granddaughter relationship, government official, doctor, cemetery ...
Place: china, usa, new york, manhattan new york city, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.7
 333
Reach (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A socially awkward band geek, Steven Turano, is planning on killing himself. However, when Clarence, the new quirky kid in school, befriends him, Steven's plans are sidetracked and he reaches beyond his comfort zone forming stronger ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: teen suicide, gay teenager, friendship, loneliness, depression, father son relationship, bullying, gay, loner, friendship between boys, gay slur, closeted gay ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Last Word (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A retired businesswoman – who tries to control everything around her – decides to write her own obituary. A young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth, and the result is a life-altering friendship.
Style: captivating, psychological, thought provoking, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: female writer, obituary, advertising executive, radio dj, friendship, advertising agency, mother daughter relationship, restaurant, self discovery, memory, life & death, old age ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.7
 150K
Another Round (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.
Style: unusual plot structure, funny, ironic, semi serious, captivating ...
Plot: experiment, friendship, teacher, alcohol abuse, drunkenness, group of friends, dancing, restaurant, marriage, experiment gone awry, teacher student relationship, binge drinking ...
Time: year 2011, year 2013
Place: denmark, copenhagen, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The House of Tomorrow (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film tells futurist, architect, and inventor R. Buckminster Fuller's incredible story through two teens hoping to get laid, become punk gods, and survive high school.
Style: enigmatic, light, captivating, semi serious
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: friendship, teenage boy, first kiss, single father, grandmother grandson relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, tour guide, memory, architecture, father son relationship, painting ...
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 21K
Red Rocket (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Finding himself down and out in Los Angeles, ex porn star Mikey Saber decides to crawl back to his hometown of Texas City, Texas, where his estranged wife and mother-in-law are living. Just as this dysfunctional family seems to be making things ...
Style: erotic, semi serious, satirical, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: porn star, husband wife relationship, getting home, ex husband ex wife relationship, male female relationship, ex boyfriend, family problems, family, relationship problems, satire, seduction, love affair ...
Time: year 2016, year 2008
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Cookie's Fortune (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Conflict arises in the small town of Holly Springs when an old woman's death causes a variety of reactions among family and friends.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, thought provoking, twists and turns ...
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, death, suicide, investigation, murder, crimes, greed, last will and testament, inheritance, suburbs, women ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mississippi, usa, texas, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Automatic Hate (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Davis Green's (Joseph Cross) alluring young cousin Alexis (Adelaide Clemens) appears on his doorstep one night, he discovers that a side of his family has been kept secret from him. Against his father’s wishes, Davis travels to rural, ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: brother sister incest, cousin cousin relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, brother brother conflict, family reunited, open ending, sister sister relationship, dark secret, family secret, memory, burial, brother sister relationship ...
Place: new york state, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Support the Girls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lisa Conroy is general manager at a highway-side 'sports bar with curves', Double Whammies. She nurtures and protects her employees fiercely--but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction…Double ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: sexploitation, girl power, job interview, waitress, fund raising, family business, employer employee relationship, friendship, attempted robbery, husband wife relationship, flirting, professor ...
Time: year 2007
Place: nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 2K
Queen Bees (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Helen is an independent widow who moves into the Pine Grove Senior Community and discovers it’s just like high school – full of cliques and flirtatious suitors. What she initially avoids leads her to exactly what she has been missing: new ...
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating
Plot: elderly, retirement home, elderly woman, love, old man, old woman, lifestyle, relationships, elderly man, male female relationship, elderly couple, old love ...
Time: year 1992
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Meyerowitz Stories (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.
Style: captivating, touching, psychological, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, sculptor, love, friendship, family, family relations, parents and children, friends, society, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Please Stand By (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in order to boldly go and deliver her 500-page Star Trek script to a writing competition in Hollywood. On an adventure full of laughter and tears, Wendy follows the guiding spirit of Mr. Spock on ...
Style: road movie, sentimental, captivating, semi serious, light
Audience: teen drama
Plot: autism, female protagonist, pet dog, sister sister relationship, manuscript, runaway, on the road, road trip, self discovery, police officer, life philosophy, imagination ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, san francisco, oakland california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 9K
House of D (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the present, artist Tom Warshaw recalls his traumatic coming of age. As a 13-year-old growing up in New York City in 1973, Tom hangs out with Pappass, a mentally disabled man. With Tom's mother battling depression after the death of her ...
Style: sentimental, light, feel good, emotional, intense ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, self discovery, troublemaker, haunted by the past, teenage life, parents and children, mentally challenged, love and romance, misfit, youth, first love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: paris france, new york, tokyo, new jersey, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%