Movies like Shades of Ray

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Shades of Ray (2008)
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Shades of Ray (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: American-born Ray Rehman comes home one night to find his Pakistani father on his doorstep. Ray's Caucasian mother threw him out. It's an awkward time for his father to move in as Ray just proposed to his Caucasian girlfriend - who hasn't given him an answer. While trying to get his parents back together, Ray meets a South Asian girl of mixed descent, just like him, and must decide where his identity truly lies.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, interracial relations, identity crisis, couple relations, culture clash, family relations, parents and children, couples, moral dilemma, family reunited, actor's life, audition, fall in love, love and romance, society, proposal, ethnic, artists and showbiz, parents separation, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, pakistan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about couples, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, family relations and society mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Shades of Ray: All Relative (2014), Bacon on the Side (2010), Carolina (2003), Walkaway (2010), Our Family Wedding (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: tense, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, disorder, couples, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, dishonesty, love and romance, wooing, romance, love, stepmother stepson relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Bacon on the Side (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Djalil Boudaoud and Justine Lacroix are a surgeon and a television reporter who enter a romantic relationship despite the objections of their families to the cultural gap.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, fall in love, romance, couples, society, immigrants, interracial relations, parents and children, disorder, love and romance, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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100%
 6.1
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Carolina (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carolina is a 2003 romantic comedy film directed by Marleen Gorris, starring Julia Stiles, Shirley MacLaine, Alessandro Nivola, Mika Boorem, Randy Quaid, and Jennifer Coolidge. Lisa Sheridan has a cameo role in the film, and Barbara Eden has the ...
Style: feel good, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romantic triangle, family relations, romance, young lovers, love triangle, fall in love, looking for love, lifestyle, couples, eccentric family, couple relations, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
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Walkaway (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Walkaway, a light-comedy drama, mocks the clutches of social obligations on young Indian professionals settled in New York City.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, romance, friendship, society, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, fall in love, ethnic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Our Family Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The weeks leading up to a young couple's wedding is comic and stressful, especially as their respective fathers try to lay to rest their feud.
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, interracial relations, father daughter relationship, couples, culture clash, parents and children, family life, love and romance, interracial marriage, family tradition, society, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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59%
 5.0
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Shirin in Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Despite being engaged to a successful Iranian plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills, Shirin finds herself falling for a mysterious young man who lives in a lighthouse in northern California.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, culture clash, fall in love, family relations, romance, society, interracial marriage, couples, friendship, parents and children, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles, beverly hills
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58%
 5.6
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Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love triangle, couples, couple relations, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, morality, love, black ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: romantic, realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: culture clash, love triangle, parents and children, arranged marriage, looking for love, couples, family relations, love and romance, romance, fall in love, couple relations, forced marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, asia, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 5.4
 875
David & Layla (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story, sparks fly when a Jew and a Muslim fall in love in New York. David (David Moscow), TV host of "Sex & Happiness", becomes smitten with the voluptuous Layla (Shiva Rose) - a mysterious, sensual dancer who ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: meet the parents, forbidden love, culture clash, fall in love, love and romance, couples, parents and children, unlikely couple, romance, hopes, family relations, jewish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, kurdistan, brooklyn new york city, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Amira & Sam (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam, a soldier who had served in Afghanistan and Iraq, meets Amira when he visits her uncle, Bassam, who had served as Sam's Iraqi translator. Bassam and Sam have a special bond due to their time together in the war. Initially Amira does not ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, interracial romance, veteran, interracial relations, opposites attract, unlikely couple, life is a bitch, culture clash, fall in love, romance, love and romance, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, iraq, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 643
Suzie Gold (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, society, family relations, love triangle, fall in love, parents and children, family gatherings, interracial relations, unrequited love, jewish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 667
I Do...Knot (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sebastian is very lucky with women, going to parties and getting drunk every night. His mother asks him to change his way of life but he refuses to stop partying and meeting new women. One day, after one night of serious partying he wakes up with a ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, womanizer, wedding, family relations, parents and children, singleness, lifestyle, love and romance, battle of the sexes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hitched for the Holidays (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A couple of single adults agree to pose as each others significant other throughout the holidays to keep their meddling families from harassing them, only to find that their feelings for each other are real.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, pretend relationship, romance, holiday, couples, family relations, fall in love, family gatherings, couple relations, relationships, singleness, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Mystery of Happiness (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life-long business partners Santiago and Eugenio understand each other without words, care for each other, and need each other. When Eugenio vanishes without a clue, Santiago and Laura, Eugenio’s wife, join forces to solve the mystery of his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, talky
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, couples, love and romance, couple relations, track down, romance, friendship between men
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, couples, filmmaking, hidden identity, love and romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, fall in love, romance, dishonesty, disorder, actor's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Luke and Brie Are on a First Date (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It is the first date of Luke and Brie. They will spend the night together at bars, parties and streets of Los Angeles. The risk of a first encounter, and the relentless pursuit of naturalness, will make their relationship dance between flirting and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, looking for love, dating, love, society, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, hipster, first date, bar
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.0
 3K
Total Chaos (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Total Siyapaa is an upcoming Hindi romantic comedy film directed by Eshvar Niwas and written by Neeraj Pandey.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, meet the parents, culture clash, family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, society, disorder, couple relations, love and romance, nothing goes right, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Rockin' Meera (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An upcoming hip-hop band from San Francisco makes the journey into the depths of modern Hindustan. They clash with a feisty Prince for the prized catch: Meera, a bold dusky beauty. The comic adventure unfolds in the jaws of a raging tiger, raining ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, couples, friends, romance, music band, love and romance, society, forbidden love, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Love Hurts (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him, middle-aged Ben Bingham slips into a funk and refuses to change out of his pajamas. Justin, Ben's 17-year-old son, has the cure for what ails his depressed dad: he gives Ben a makeover and pushes him out into the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, romance, fall in love, teenage love, parents and children, lifestyle, doctor, looking for love, friendship, only child, self discovery, dentist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 158
Gaby Baby Doll (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gaby cannot stay alone ; she's afraid of the dark ,of everything .When her boyfriend leaves her (he wants to have sex with her and she gets on his nerves,because she only needs a protector),she's completely on her own .She's afraid of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, romance, fall in love, countryside, isolation, lone wolves, love and romance, confined, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Channing has it all: a beautiful home, a rock star lifestyle, and a loving husband intent on ruining it all by knocking her up.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, couples, youth, babies and infants, romance, love and romance, couple relations, marriage, on the road, travel, karaoke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Answer Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Twenty years ago, Arlen Faber (Jeff Daniels) wrote a book about spirituality that became wildly popular. These days, he's a curmudgeonly recluse who only enjoys the company of his chiropractor, Elizabeth (Lauren Graham). As Elizabeth's ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hopes, dishonesty, romance, single parent, human nature, fall in love, writer's life, love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hong Kong Confidential (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Latvia, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One week in one of the most exotic and picturesque cities of the world. The day of changes comes when Amaya meets a charming Englishman, Paul and it dramatically changes Amaya's perception of her cultural and personal identity.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, culture clash, introspection, society, interracial relations, couples, couple relations, city life, alone in the world, workplace, dull life, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Christian Mingle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young, modern single woman enters the world of online dating looking for an instant soul mate.
Style: christian film, realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: christian, dating, christianity, romance, society, looking for love, love and romance, couples, religions or cults, couple relations, fall in love, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katrine is to be married. Her fiancé is gorgeous, their appartment is luxurious and her future in-laws are wealthy. Katrine only has one problem: she sometimes finds it difficult to tell the truth, and this sends her on a round-about jaunt with an ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Plot: unlikely couple, life turned upside down, introspection, love and romance, fall in love, disorder, couple relations, family relations, romance, couples, wedding, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Flirting with Forty (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A divorcee has a passionate affair with a much younger surfing instructor in Hawaii.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, thirtysomething life, romance, family relations, surfing, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, couples, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Save the Date (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend, a bookstore manager resists a seemingly perfect guy's attempts to woo her.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, looking for love, couples, love and romance, romance, breakup, girlfriend, sister, boyfriend, family relations, siblings relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
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Mr. Fix It (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lance Valenteen (David Boreanaz) makes a living as "Mr. Fix It," a man who gets hired by men that have just recently been dumped by their girlfriend. Lance dates the guys' ex-girlfriend and becomes the worst date possible, sending the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: deception, fall in love, romance, couples, wooing, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, voyeur, blonde, voyeurism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
For Better or For Worse (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wendy is finally settling in to single life after the death of her husband. She runs a successful wedding planning company with the help of her friend Roseanne. Wendy's business and values are challenged when Marco, a charming but irritating ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples, family business, disorder, family relations, fall in love, wedding, wedding planner, love and romance, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 8K
Good Deeds (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Businessman Wesley Deeds is jolted out of his scripted life when he meets Lindsey, a single mother who works on the cleaning crew in his office building.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, rich man poor woman, opposites attract, fiance fiancee relationship, social differences, fall in love, single parent, romance, society, family relations, couples, family business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%