Movies like Laura Gets a Cat

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Laura Gets a Cat (2017)
 7.6
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Laura Gets a Cat (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Laura, an unemployed writer in New York City, tries to juggle an unexciting boyfriend, an affair with a performance artist, and a vivid imaginary life.
Plot: writers, relationships, adulthood, dating, independence, breakup, fantasizing, thirty something

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out romantic, light, humorous and melancholic films with plots about relationships, writers, breakup, friendship, love and romance, couple relations and love mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Laura Gets a Cat: Closure (2012), 500 Days of Summer (2009), Lovely by Surprise (2007), The Year of Spectacular Men (2017), Less Than 30 (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 17
Closure (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: All paths inevitably end, whether we want them to or not. This is a tale about one particular path, followed by two particular people, but this is not a tale about romance, this is simply a film about beginnings and endings. Daniel and Eve are a ...
Style: mumblecore, low-budget
Plot: breakup, relationships, calendar, friendship, break-up, relationship problems, friends
Place: scotland
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95%
500 Days of Summer (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tom, greeting-card writer and hopeless romantic, is caught completely off-guard when his girlfriend, Summer, suddenly dumps him. He reflects on their 500 days together to try to figure out where their love affair went sour, and in doing so, Tom ...
Style: sweet, realistic, sentimental, talky, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teen drama, girls' night
Plot: breakup, couple relations, love and romance, relationships, life philosophy, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, destiny, dating, unfulfilled love, depression, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Lovely by Surprise (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lovely by Surprise follows the journey of novelist Marian Walker as she attempts to finish her first novel. Facing the age-old problem of writer’s block, Marian seeks advice from a mentor and ex-lover. His seemingly innocent advice to kill the ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: writers, creative block, relationships, crisis, travel, swimming pool, hot dog, car salesman, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Year of Spectacular Men (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the year after graduating college, Izzy struggles to navigate the seemingly incessant failures of adulthood, the reality of a substandard dating pool and a debilitating fear of top-sheets, all in between X-Files marathons. Comically unsuccessful ...
Plot: support, female director, relationships, mother, sister, insecurity, depression, drummer, overalls, break up, sister sister relationship, actress ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 8.3
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Less Than 30 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexa Cavender, pressured to find a relationship, takes an interesting approach by only dating those matched at less than 30%.
Plot: writers, friend, love, dating
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
For the Love of George (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in early 2014, Poppy Wakefield works as a freelance journalist from her beautiful home in England. Her seemingly perfect, if predictable, life is shattered when she discovers her husband Stephen is having an affair. In shock from betrayal, she ...
Style: romantic, captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: husband wife relationship, breakup, couple relations, unfaithful husband, love affair, male female relationship, looking for love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, relationships, romantic relationship, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.8
 129K
The Break-Up (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Cohabitating couple Gary and Brooke find their once-blissful romance on the rocks when petty spats about lemons and dirty dishes mushroom into an all-out battle for custody of their upscale Chicago condo. An escalating argument ensues as Gary and ...
Style: humorous, cynical, sentimental, funny, intense ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: breakup, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, unsupportive spouse, uninhibited rivalry, romance, verbal byplay, battle of the sexes, introspection, family problems, rivalry, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The View From Here (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Bay Area Chef, Mark Matheson has everything he ever wanted: A Restaurant of his own, the love of his girlfriend, Gillian and the respect of the culinary community. But in the wake of bad press and personal demons returning to haunt him, Mark ...
Style: culinary
Audience: date night
Plot: interracial, ethnic, hipster, restaurant, cooking, sunset, beach, dating, love, breakup, chef, date
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Souler Opposite (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Barry (Christopher Meloni) is a bitter, sexist thirtysomething stand-up comic with a penchant for aggravating the wrong people. When his act provokes a knuckle sandwich one night, the sensible, idealistic and much younger Thea (Janel Moloney) picks ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, dentist, sex, cynicism, friendship, clarinet, political activist, best friend, stalking, feminist, optimism, astrology ...
Time: year 1992
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.2
 86K
Stuck in Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An acclaimed writer, his ex-wife, and their teenaged children come to terms with the complexities of love in all its forms over the course of one tumultuous year.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, heartbreaking, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: writer's life, teenage love, youth, family relations, coming of age, casual sex, first love, relationships, love, family life, family, unhappiness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 134K
Trainwreck (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Having thought that monogamy was never possible, a commitment-phobic career woman may have to face her fears when she meets a good guy.
Style: romantic, humorous, light, funny, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: doctors, relationships, one-night stand, one night stand, male objectification, father daughter relationship, basketball player, magazine editor, nudity (full frontal - brief), writers, female protagonist, women ...
Place: new york, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Husbands and Wives (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Jack and Sally announce that they're splitting up, this comes as a shock to their best friends Gabe and Judy. Maybe mostly because they also are drifting apart and are now being made aware of it. So while Jack and Sally try to go on and ...
Style: talky, realistic, sincere, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, marriage, breakup, friendship, family problems, dishonesty, teacher student relationship, romance, friends, couple relations, fall in love, human nature ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Nappily Ever After (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After an accident at the hair salon, Violet realizes she's not living life to the fullest. A soulful barber helps her put the pieces back together.
Style: uplifting, inspirational, sincere, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: physical appearance, strong female lead, hair, breakup, lifestyle, lifestyle change, self discovery, new life, relationships, change of heart, changing lives, drastic change of life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Dan in Real Life (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Advice columnist, Dan Burns is an expert on relationships, but somehow struggles to succeed as a brother, a son and a single parent to three precocious daughters. Things get even more complicated when Dan finds out that the woman he falls in love ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, parenthood, single father, family relations, romance, relationships, love and romance, couple relations, family gatherings, doubts and hesitations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, rhode island, usa, new jersey, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Baby, Baby, Baby (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The relationship between two mismatched people who try to move past their baggage to make their love work.
Style: romantic, sincere, sweet, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, actor's life, friends, understanding, romance, jealousy, society, renewed love, power of love, dating, lovers ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.9
 137K
Manhattan (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.
Style: intellectual, humorous, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adultery, mistress, love triangle, age difference, divorce, city life, crumbling relationship, dating, romance, friendship, love affair, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
I Used to Go Here (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Following the launch of her new novel, 35-year-old writer Kate Conklin is invited to speak at her alma mater by her mentor and former professor. After accepting the invitation, Kate finds herself deeply enmeshed in the lives of an eccentric group of ...
Style: romantic, sincere, contemplative, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: professor, writers, college, friendship, eternal youth, young at heart, rebellious youth, unlikely friendships, youth culture, lecture, student life, female director ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Prime of Your Life (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A 20-something slacker girl meets a handsome rebel at her best friend's funeral. She partners up with him and through a series of cons, finds her path to independence and love.
Style: romantic, captivating
Plot: male female relationship, sister sister relationship, love and romance, romantic relationship, relationships, lifestyle change, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic friendship, relationship problems, family relations, financial problem, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Happythankyoumoreplease (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Captures a generational moment - young people on the cusp of truly growing up, tiring of their reflexive cynicism, each in their own ways struggling to connect and define what it means to love and be loved. Six New Yorkers juggle love, friendship, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, melancholic, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, lifestyle, couples, writer's life, friendship, relationships, singer, african american, missing child, lost child, thirtysomething life, little boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Drinking Buddies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Weekend trips, office parties, late night conversations, drinking on the job, marriage pressure, biological clocks, holding eye contact a second too long… you know what makes the line between “friends” and “more than friends” really ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, mumblecore, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: love triangle, profanity, relationships, romance, couple relations, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, weekend, unfulfillment, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 10K
Plus One (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two single friends agree to be each others' respective plus one for each wedding they're invited to during a particularly busy nuptial period of their lives.
Style: romantic, light, colourful, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: relationships, wedding, friendship, alcohol, summer, couple relations, couples, unlikely couple, male female relationship, relationship problems, bachelor, best man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Story of Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben and Katie Jordan are a married couple who go through hard times in fifteen years of marriage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: happy ending, relationships, romance, couple relations, love, women, infidelity, family drama, divorce, bittersweet, introspection, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Starting Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sarah has dated Ben since freshman year of high school. The two went off to college together, where they stayed in their committed relationship, and following college moved together across the country. Shortly thereafter, Ben decided to break up ...
Style: light, humorous, entertaining, exciting, tense
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, female friendship, roommate, dating, promiscuous woman, breakup, family relations, battle of the sexes, love triangle, prank, infidelity ...
Place: orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.3
 19K
Bangalore Days (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: A fun roller coaster ride about three young people, Aju, Divya and Kuttan who are cousins, reach Bangalore to dream, discover & explore!
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous
Plot: buddies, cousin cousin relationship, family life, lifestyle, friends, grownups, brother sister relationship, friendship, family relations, adulthood, relationships, brother brother relationship ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Love and Pain and the Whole Damn Thing (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Filmed in 1971 under the title The Widower, Love and Pain and the Whole Damn Thing finally reached the screen in 1973. Set in Spain, the film stars Timothy Bottoms as the aimless son of doctor Charles Baxter. While bicycling through the Spanish ...
Plot: bicycle, older woman younger man relationship, countryside, teacher, writers, vacation, bus, teenage boy, dying, tour bus, duke, jealous lover ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 61K
Enough Said (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Eva is a divorced soon-to-be empty-nester wondering about her next act. Then she meets Marianne, the embodiment of her perfect self. Armed with a restored outlook on being middle-aged and single, Eva decides to take a chance on her new love interest ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: middle aged, divorced divorcee, dating, poet, romance, masseuse, goodhearted, couple relations, single parent, encounter, sexual activity, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, united states, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Stories of Love That Cannot Belong to This World (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Claudia and Flavio were passionately in love for a long time. It all ended and things were not easy for her. After many years, their world is adrift. He feels the need to keep on going, down on the ground; she would rather never forget.
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, romantic
Plot: unrequited love, love and romance, breakup, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, male female relationship, relationships, romantic relationship, university, nudity (full frontal - brief), break-up ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 92
Modern Love (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An anthology film made up of 15 stories about love, romance and dating in contemporary London.
Style: entertaining, romantic, light, captivating
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, first date, first love, first time, romantic relationship, in love, relationships, love story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Let the Sunshine In (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Isabelle, Parisian artist, divorced mother, is looking for love, true love, at last.
Style: absurd, humorous, light, unusual plot structure
Plot: love, looking for love, breakup, male objectification, ex husband ex wife relationship, ex husband, fortune telling, artists' life, relationships, meaning of life, single woman, artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
How to Be Single (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.
Style: romantic, humorous, light, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: singleness, breakup, couple relations, romance, women, looking for love, love and romance, bar, pregnancy, fall in love, drinking alcohol, drinking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%