Movies like Private Life

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Private Life (2018)
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Private Life (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Richard and Rachel, a couple in the throes of infertility, try to maintain their marriage as they descend deeper and deeper into the insular world of assisted reproduction and domestic adoption.
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, realistic, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: fertility, marriage, trying to get pregnant, infertility, doctor, hospital, adoption, love, male female relationship, couple relations, parents and children, relationships, family problems, adaptation, escapades, wanting a baby, family relations, destiny, couples, childlessness, marital problem, husband wife relationship, crumbling marriage, dog, halloween ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to Private Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, captivating and semi serious films with plots about family relations, couples, couple relations, parents and children, family problems, friendship and love mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Private Life: The African Doctor (2016), The Savages (2007), In the Heart (2014), Duane Hopwood (2005), Making Babies (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The African Doctor (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seyolo Zantoko is a doctor from Congo who wants to get away from dictatorship and he is hired by the mayor of a small village in the north of France. The locals fear Seyolo and his family as they have never seen African people before, and Seyolo and ...
Style: humorous, disturbing, sincere, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: doctor, family, fish out of water, husband wife relationship, african, village, male female relationship, society, destiny, adaptation, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.1
 37K
The Savages (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A sister and brother face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father.
Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, humorous, emotional ...
Plot: midlife crisis, professor, depression, family relations, family, mental illness, neighbor, dying, nursing, siblings relations, parents and children, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: arizona, new york, usa, poland, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Tim Alexander's A Mother's Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Regina Reynolds is a strong black woman in the truest sense -- but her taste for the good life doesn't necessarily include her husband, Marcus, or her daughter, Monica. It's going to take a mother's unconditional love to pray Regina ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, entertaining ...
Plot: parents and children, family life, couples, family problems, dysfunctional family, couple relations, family relations, marriage, black romance, lifestyle change, black woman, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.1
 314
In the Heart (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Masha (37) is in an overwhelming relationship with Luuk, father of two and separated. Nothing seems to stand in their way until Luuk turns incurably ill, leaving Masha without status.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: tragic love, couple relations, couples, love and romance, life is a bitch, parents and children, family relations, terminal illness, unfulfillment, relationships, fighting illness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Duane Hopwood (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck divorced father struggles to get his life and family back together before it's too late.
Style: emotional, realistic, humorous, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, redemption, parents and children, addiction, down on your luck, couples, family problems, hopes, unfulfillment, breakup, divorce, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Making Babies (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Johan and Anna-Karin have been a couple for years but despite many attempts, Anna-Karin doesn't get pregnant. A visit to a fertility clinic shows why: Johan's sperm quality is too low. Johan is waiting to take over his father's farm, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: trying to get pregnant, farm, couple relations, crumbling marriage, family problems, couples, childlessness, sexual dysfunction, childless couple, fertility, countryside, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
In a Relationship (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Long-term couple Owen and Hallie are breaking up—or maybe not?—and just as their relationship reaches a turning point, Matt and Willa embark on a romance of their own.
Style: sweet, romantic, uplifting, psychological, captivating
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: couples, love, youth, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, friendship, sex scene, destiny, relationships, reunion ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Kumbalangi Nights (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The story of four brothers living in the fishing hamlet of Kumbalangi when Saji, Boney and Franky decide to help Bobby stand by his love.
Style: captivating, psychological, sincere, disturbing
Audience: family outing
Plot: brother brother relationship, slice of life, family relations, brothers, family problems, relationships, friends, parents and children, family, family life, satire, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Digging for Fire (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Tim and Lee are married with a young child. The chance to stay at a fancy home in the Hollywood Hills is complicated by Tim's discovery of a bone and a rusty old gun in the yard. Tim is excited by the idea of a mystery, but Lee doesn't ...
Style: realistic, talky, serious, sincere, mumblecore
Plot: couple relations, escapades, friendship, couples, husband wife relationship, friends, man in underwear, cheating wife, excavation, nude swimming, teacher, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.2
 451
Raising Genius (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film is about a boy who locks himself in the bathroom to work out math equations on the shower wall. The boy has obsessive compulsive parents. The boy is obsessed with a cheerleader named Lacy, who lives across the street from.
Style: semi serious, realistic, psychological, humorous, teen comedy ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, prodigy, family relations, youth, lifestyle, society, family problems, couples, parents and children, couple relations, family life, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Babymakers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After he flunks a fertility test, a man realizes that the only way he can get his wife pregnant is by robbing a sperm bank to take back the last of the deposits he made there years earlier.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: trying to get pregnant, wanting a baby, sperm donor, theft, infertility, sperm bank, nothing goes right, couples, disorder, failed attempt, buddies, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.1
 7K
The Clapper (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 15 minutes of fame destroys the life of a man who works as a clapper in television.
Style: psychological, humorous, sincere, disturbing, captivating
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: television, friendship, ambition, rivalry, youth, adaptation, society, destiny, love and romance, obsession, love, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Brooklyn Lobster (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Giorgio's Lobster Farm has been a tradition in Brooklyn for over 65 years. Manned by an eccentric crew and serving the best seafood in the state
Style: humorous, emotional, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family business, family relations, save the day, family problems, restaurant, working class, estrangement, society, family in crisis, parents and children, siblings relations, bank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.7
 211
The One I Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Isabelle est une trentenaire célibataire (depuis qu'elle est divorcée). Elle est belle, sexy, drôle, émouvante, intelligente... Irrésistible ! Elle est numéro 2 d'un journal qu'elle a créé avec Brice son partenaire et ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: jealousy, family problems, mother son relationship, relationship problems, mother and son, love story, relationships, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, divorced parents, parents and children, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.3
 2K
Newlyweds (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed couple's honeymoon is upended by the arrivals of their respective sisters.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, crumbling marriage, couples, family relations, love and romance, city life, siblings relations, society, friendship, newlyweds, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Afternoon Delight (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rachel is a quick-witted and lovable stay-at-home mom. Frustrated with the realities of preschool auctions, a lackluster sex life and career that's gone kaput, Rachel visits a strip club to spice up her marriage and meets McKenna, a stripper ...
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic
Plot: friendship, nanny, life turned upside down, self discovery, fish out of water, couples, dull life, crumbling marriage, sexual dysfunction, suburban life, stripper, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Don't Fall In Love With Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three interconnected stories explore the complicated relationships of young, attractive Argentinian adults searching for true love
Style: realistic, semi serious, disturbing
Plot: couples, family relations, love and romance, fall in love, romance, male female relationship, breakup, relationship problems, couple relations, marital problem, husband wife relationship, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.1
 720
Momma's Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Momma's Man an adult decides to escape the pressures of life and return to his old bedroom at his parents' house. An odd premise, but executed with skill and tenderness.
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: midlife crisis, family problems, introspection, family life, family relations, eccentric family, love and romance, pregnancy, unfulfillment, parents and children, living together, relationship problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Stella's Last Weekend (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Brothers Jack and Oliver reunite to put their beloved dog to sleep. While their zany mother plans a party to celebrate Stella's life, things go awry when the brothers discover they love the same girl.
Style: disturbing, sincere, psychological, humorous, captivating
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: brother brother relationship, love triangle, fight, party, teenage boy, teenage girl, love and romance, youth, rivalry, adaptation, family relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
See You in Valhalla (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After the bizarre death of her brother, Johana Burwood must return home after four years, to face her strange siblings, her out of touch father and her very touchy past.
Style: captivating, psychological, humorous, disturbing
Plot: family problems, parents and children, brother sister relationship, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, relationship problems, confronting the past, family secret, dysfunctional family, secret past, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.7
 856
Daddy Cool (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Adrien, 40 years old and totally immature, is dumped by Maude, 35 years old, eager to finally found a family. In an attempt to regain the love of his life, Adrien decides to move into the future ex-married apartment: a nursery home - The beginning, ...
Style: funny, feel good, captivating, psychological, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: female nudity, love, friendship, adaptation, couples, romance, family, parenthood, youth, couple relations, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Life During Wartime (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Friends, family, and lovers struggle to find love, forgiveness, and meaning in an almost war-torn world riddled with comedy and pathos. Follows Solondz's film Happiness (1998).
Style: disturbing, psychological, melancholic, talky, stylized ...
Plot: pedophile, dysfunctional family, family relations, family problems, couple relations, parents and children, family life, haunted by the past, loneliness, father son relationship, character study, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: florida, usa, miami, new jersey, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The American Standards (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At a crossroads in his life, Doc Jennings goes home to celebrate his mother's birthday and uncovers dramatic family secrets. Lies, affairs and afflictions bubble to the surface of his seemingly perfect family. Can they come back together or is ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating
Plot: family relations, family problems, couples, parents and children, family in crisis, life turned upside down, wedding anniversary, love, father son relationship, hospital, society, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.0
 8K
Soul Food (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Traditional Sunday dinners at Mama Joe's (Irma P. Hall) turn sour when sisters Teri (Vanessa L. Williams), Bird (Nia Long) and Maxine (Vivica A. Fox) start bringing their problems to the dinner table in this ensemble comedy. When tragedy ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: family relations, thanksgiving, sister, love and romance, bittersweet, couple relations, family gatherings, parents and children, siblings relations, family in crisis, human nature, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 5K
The Brothers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the other three friends find themselves having to ...
Style: touching, feel good, romantic, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, relationships, love and romance, battle of the sexes, singleness, friendship between men, african american, playboy, women, marriage, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Birds of America (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A regular guy struggles with a repressive home and professional life, as well as making amends for the trouble his free-spirited brother and sister cause about town.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, estrangement, family problems, couples, family gatherings, parents and children, vengeance, youth, couple relations, family life, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Daddy and Them (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When an uncle is charged with murder, the event reverberates throughout a poor Arkansas family, including a struggling musician and his wife, her mother, her sister, and his father.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, psychological, humorous
Plot: homecoming, family gatherings, mother in law son in law relationship, family problems, parents and children, destiny, murder, love and romance, eccentric family, family life, couple relations, murder suspect ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, arkansas, alabama, nashville tennessee, switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.1
 3K
Married (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: Married is a half hour comedy about being miserably in love. Russ and Lina Bowman can barely remember what life was like before kids, debt, and suburbia rained on their romance -- but every once in a while, in between the arguments about their ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, sitcom ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, couple relations, couples, marital problem, family relations, family life, parents and children, friendship, husband wife relationship, love and romance, save the day, marriage crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Slums of Beverly Hills (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1976, a lower-middle-class teenager struggles to cope living with her neurotic family of nomads on the outskirts of Beverly Hills.
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, disturbing, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, teenage life, eccentric family, single parent, sex aid, parents and children, social differences, self discovery, youth, nomad, incest ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, friends, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, bittersweet, friendship, marriage, husband wife relationship, newlyweds, model ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%