Movies like Good Intentions

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Good Intentions (2010)
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Good Intentions (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Meet Etta Milford. Loving Wife. Doting Mother. Armed Robber. Etta's husband constantly blows their money on make-shift inventions. When she decides to secretly take "investment" matters into her own hands - things quickly go awry! With their savings gone, her husband suspicious, and their children out of control, Etta concocts a scheme to get back their money and save her family.
Style: uplifting, feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat
Plot: couple relations, couples, crime gone awry, parents and children, family life, small town life, lifestyle, small town, disorder, hidden identity, eccentric family, feminism, crimes, family relations, crime, store, gender, siblings relations, strong female presence, unlikely criminals, college
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, not serious and feel good films with plots about family relations, couples, parents and children, couple relations, family life, disorder and eccentric family mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Good Intentions: Johnson Family Vacation (2004), The Best and the Brightest (2010), Better With You (2010), A Boss in the Living Room (2014), Your Family or Mine (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Johnson Family Vacation (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: AAA can't help the roadside emergency that is the JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION. Even the on-board navigation system has a meltdown on Nate Johnson and his family's cross-country trek to their annual family reunion/grudge match. Reluctantly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, road movie, sexy, absurd ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: family relations, on the road, eccentric family, nothing goes right, family life, parents and children, mischievous children, siblings relations, road trip, family, interracial romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri, los angeles
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Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Stand Up (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Rosie O'Donnell speaks straight from--and to--the heart in this stand-up special that delivers hilarious anecdotes about her family and details about the heart attack that changed her life. Other topics include: the headaches and joys of ...
Style: talky, not serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, strong female presence, couples, gays and lesbians, gender, couple relations, stand up comedian, live audience, humour, lifestyle, stand up special ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Best and the Brightest (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the world of New York City's elite private kindergartens, The Best and the Brightest centers on a fresh-faced young couple, Samantha and Jeff, who have only recently moved into town. The comedy centers on their dawning realization of the ...
Style: witty, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: farce, kindergarten, obsession, couple relations, disorder, blind ambition, parents and children, mistaken identity, dishonesty, ambition, hidden identity, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Better With You (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Better with You is an American romantic sitcom TV show starring Joanna Garcia Swisher and Jennifer Finnigan. The series aired on Wednesdays at 8:30 pm Eastern/7:30 pm Central on ABC and ran from September 22, 2010 to May 11, 2011. The series was ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, sitcom, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love affair, family relations, couples, pregnancy, couple relations, family life, lifestyle, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance, sister
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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A Boss in the Living Room (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cristina lives a peaceful life until her older brother Ciro, who has to attend a trial, asks to spend house arrests at Cristina’s home.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, feel good, realistic
Plot: fish out of water, life turned upside down, hidden identity, misfit, society, culture clash, couple relations, family life, family relations, dishonesty, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Tyler Perry's Aunt Bam's Place - The Play (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One weekend, Aunt Bam's nephew-in-law Stewart is granted a court-ordered visitation with his children. Although his new, much-younger wife Mona is a bundle of nerves, Stewart seizes the opportunity to reconnect with his children, whom he loves ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, emotional, realistic, sentimental
Plot: couples, family problems, family life, family relations, strong female presence, family gatherings, parents and children, dysfunctional family, couple relations, disorder, african american protagonist
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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53%
Your Family or Mine (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Based on an enormously popular Israeli comedy, Your Family or Mine comes from the producers of Friends, Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother and Happy Endings. The new series revolves around Oliver and Kelli, who are living proof of the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, family life, parents and children, couple relations, social differences, disorder, culture clash, everyday life, friendship, indoor, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Mom's on Strike (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: She was an overworked mom trying to get her family's attention. She didn't know she would become a national sensation.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: feminism, gender, battle of the sexes, rebellion, family, family problems, rebelliousness, couple relations, family life, hopes, unsupportive spouse, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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My Man Is a Loser (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When it comes to women, playboy Mike has all the right moves. So when Mike's buddies ask for advice on how to reconnect with their wives, Mike figures he'll share some secrets and help the guys regain their marriage mojo. But when ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
Plot: buddies, couples, couple relations, nothing goes right, silly humor, friends, disorder, playboy, sexual content, womanizer, nudity (full frontal - brief), profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Motherhood (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Motherhood is a comedy written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann, and stars Uma Thurman, Anthony Edwards and Minnie Driver. Shot on location in New York’s West Village, focuses on the dilemmas of motherhood, such as marriage, work, and self, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: best friends, friendship, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, disorder, friends, couples, lifestyle, feminism, city life ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Comedy about a husband and wife trying to raise their five kids in a New York two-bedroom apartment.
Style: not serious, humorous, sitcom, realistic, light ...
Plot: silly humor, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, family life, couples, family, wife, stand up comedian, comedian, stand-up comedian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Cleaver Family Reunion (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Members of a dysfunctional family settle their differences after a series of misadventures during their summer reunion
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, family problems, nothing goes right, siblings relations, eccentric family, parents and children, disorder, reunion, family relations, family gatherings, silly humor, family reunited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
My Mom is a Character: The Film (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After another spat with her kids, Dona Hermínia decides to take some time off from them and hides away in her aunt's house, where she reminisces about her kids in an age when they still needed her.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Plot: eccentric family, family life, disorder, family problems, siblings relations, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, humour, family, motherhood, parenthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Love & Slaps (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A comedy about generational conflict between two parents who do not want to grow old and a seventeen year old daughter who wants to become an adult. During a weekend with some friends in their country house in Tuscany, Marcello and Marina, relieved ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, talky ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, parents and children, couples, family life, countryside, disorder, friends, society, unfulfillment, couple relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, tuscany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Madea Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: When a family meets for Christmas at their posh Cape Cod estate, family arguments and secrets cause a stir. It takes a real down-to-earth family - like Aunt Bam and the almighty Madea - to save this holiday.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: family relations, family problems, farce, disorder, eccentric family, family gatherings, master and servant, family life, parents and children, estate, unfulfillment, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
One Big Happy (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Best friends Lizzy (gay and a bit type-A) and Luke (straight and more laid back) are like family. When they were kids and both of their parents were getting divorces, they stuck together, and they've been there for each other ever since. Now, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: gender, couple relations, family relations, family life, friends, couples, eccentric family, best friends, gays and lesbians, gay parent, best friend, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Sunnyside (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to Sunnyside, the not-so-typical neighbourhood where anything can happen, and almost always does. From hipsters and yoga moms to meth addicts and romantic crooks, Sunnyside is a quirky neighbourhood in transition, where residents aren’t ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: silly humor, family life, couples, family problems, family relations, friendship, eccentric family, siblings relations, small town life, small town, social relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Are We There Yet? opens where the popular film of the same name left off, with Nick and Suzanne newly married. After six months, their family is beginning to show growing pains, from the complexities of life as newlyweds to weathering the storm of ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: blended family, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, ex athlete, newlyweds, family life, black family, youth, family, couples
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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French Dolls (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Louise, Sam, Lili. Three women who don't know each other but whom will be forced to meet, get together, and compare themselves to each other by the wild will of evolution.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, dysfunctional family, disorder, couples, family relations, family life, best friends, couple relations, starting over, strong female presence, hopes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Comedy - Carmen Electra, Lainie Kazan, Saul Rubinek
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic, not serious
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, gay parent, jewish family, society, couple relations, coming out, parents and children, eccentric family, family in crisis, gender, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Drool (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An abused wife's plan to escape her husband goes awry when she accidentally kills him, causing her to split on a cross-country drive with her best friend and his corpse in tow.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, witty ...
Plot: on the road, family relations, couples, friendship, love affair, eccentric family, crimes, road trip, interracial relations, domestic violence, manslaughter, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oklahoma, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Meet the Browns (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns is an American sitcom created and produced by playwright, director, and producer Tyler Perry. The show revolves around a senior family living under one roof in Decatur, Georgia led by patriarch Mr. Brown and his ...
Style: sitcom, sentimental, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: family relations, family gatherings, aging, family life, parents and children, couples, siblings relations, social relations, elderly, eccentric family, golden years, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Hank (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Hank is a comedy television series which ran on ABC from September 30, 2009, to November 4, 2009. The series was created by Tucker Cawley and is about a Wall Street executive who loses his job and reconnects with his small-town family. Hank ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, not serious
Plot: small town, family relations, starting over, family life, society, eccentric family, parents and children, unemployment, stock broker, small town life, husband wife relationship, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Moms' Night Out (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Yearning for an evening without their kids, some friends plan a night out. But to do this, their husbands need to watch the kids. What can go wrong?
Style: not serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: parents and children, family relations, parenthood, comedy of errors, best friends, nothing goes right, couples, disorder, friends, couple relations, escapades, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Yes, Dear (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about two young couples and their outrageously contrasting views on parenting. Greg and Kim Warner struggle on a daily basis to become perfect at the job. Kim is a neurotic, stay-at-home mother, and although her husband, Greg, is a success ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, entertaining ...
Plot: family life, couples, housewife, parents and children, parenting, family relations, couple relations, siblings relations, irresponsible, family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Women Who Kill (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: It's okay to feel intimidated - it's one night out with four talented women who are probably smarter than you, most likely sexier than you and definitely funnier than you. Top comediennes and close friends Amy Schumer, Rachel Feinstein, ...
Style: witty, talky, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: couples, strong female presence, dark humor, society, battle of the sexes, gender, feminism, sexual relations, racism, couple relations, profanity, theater
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Peeples (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows what happens when a child psychologist surprises his girlfriend by showing up at her political family's annual get-together at their Sag Harbor vacation home only to find them desperately in need of therapy.
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: eccentric family, family gatherings, nothing goes right, disorder, family relations, couple relations, couples, reunion, fish out of water, profanity, sexual content, meet the parents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Married to the Kellys (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: New York writer Tom grew up an only child and is a loner by nature. He's a man who takes pride in refusing to learn the names of his neighbors. But his life is destined for change when he marries Susan, a gregarious social butterfly from the ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, eccentric family, fish out of water, couples, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, suburbs, friendship, moving, indoor, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Let Them Chirp Awhile (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The basic storyline of the film follows Bobby and Scott, two young men in their late twenties who are struggling to make careers out of their artistic dreams but their competitiveness with each other gets in the way.
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: couples, lifestyle, looking for love, twentysomething life, couple relations, performer's life, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, down on your luck, urban, male female relationship, plagiarism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001
Place: new york, usa
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38%
Madea's Big Happy Family The Play (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Shirley has important news for her family, but she has five grown children with different lifestyles and finds it difficult to get them and the kids all together. So in steps Madea, the Matriarch General, to put the family's life in perspective ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: eccentric family, family life, family gatherings, parents and children, family problems, terminal illness, suburbs, drugs/alcohol, unfulfillment, profanity, strong female presence, indoor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%