Movies like Gas

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Gas (2004)
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Gas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Upon returning to Los Angeles to attend his father's funeral, Damon (Alexander) soon learns that in order to claim his share of the family inheritance he must work alongside his brother, Mookie (Kain) — a former drug-dealer who had previously cost Damon a college scholarship — in keeping the family's long-running gas station in business for at least one year. As the siblings repeatedly butt heads over matters both great and small, they soon come to realize that it takes more than money to hold a family together.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: gas station, college, romance, family relations, family business, odd couple, dealing with death, brother brother relationship, drug dealing, siblings relations, black cast, black, garage
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles

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Most similar movies to Gas

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and light films with plots about family relations, love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, friends and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Sport genres. Some movies like Gas: A Beer Tale (2012), The Yank (2014), Kissing Cousins (2008), The Do-Deca-Pentathlon (2012), Weather Girl (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Beer Tale (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A coming of age romantic comedy centered around the lives of twin brothers Luke and Corey Frankenstein in the pivotal months following college graduation. Orphaned at the age of five, the brothers inherited their family brewery and were left in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: coming of age, family business, family relations, twins, youth, love and romance, beer, rivalry, friendship, couples, fall in love, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.6
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The Yank (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tom Murphy, a middle-aged Irish-American man from Cleveland, travels to Ireland for his best friend’s wedding and to find the perfect woman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: friends, family relations, culture clash, love and romance, romance, buddies, fall in love, parents and children, disorder, bar fight
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, usa, ohio, dublin ireland, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Kissing Cousins (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A "relatively" romantic comedy about a professional heartbreaker (and cynical bachelor) who teams up with his attractive cousin from the UK in order to fool his friends into believing he is capable of a relationship. Hijinks and laughs ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cousin cousin relationship, romance, disorder, unlikely couple, fall in love, family relations, cons and scams, looking for love, society, friendship, incest, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Do-Deca-Pentathlon (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Two brothers compete in their own private 25-event Olympics.
Style: semi serious, sincere, humorous, realistic, mumblecore ...
Plot: rivalry, farce, uninhibited rivalry, siblings relations, contests and competitions, dysfunctional family, family problems, family relations, family gatherings, family life, brother brother relationship, olympics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 5.8
 3K
Weather Girl (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After learning her boyfriend (Harmon) cheated on her with his co-host (Olson), a Seattle morning show weather girl (O’Kelley) freaks out on-air and is fired. Forced to move in with her little brother (Devlin) and deal with his best friend (Adams), ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, weatherman, couples, romance, family relations, identity crisis, down on your luck, grownups, ambition, infidelity, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jennie Garth of "90210" stars as Susan, an unemployed Los Angeles museum curator and widowed single mom temporarily living in a small California town with her three sensitive sons. Jake (Brad Rowe of "General Hospital") is a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, looking for love, family relations, holiday, pets, fall in love, romance, couples, disorder, family life, dog, pet dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Hollidaysburg (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home for Thanksgiving break after their first semester at college, five friends discover just how much things change (and don't) after high school.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, youth, friends, homecoming, thanksgiving, college, society, woman, small town life, small town, bus trip ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Let's Stay Together (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Let's Stay Together is an American romantic comedy television series created by Jacque Edmonds Cofer. It premiered on BET on January 11, 2011. The title of the series refers to the Al Green landmark 1972 song of the same name. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, city life, family relations, friends, society, black cast, love and romance, siblings relations, black, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.9
 572
Crazy Eyes (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Zack (Haas) is a young, divorced father who starts to develop romantic feelings towards his friend Rebecca (Zima), whom he refers to as "Crazy Eyes". He spends a lot of time at a bar run by his best friend Dan Drake (Busey) and hanging out ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, adolescence vs adulthood, wooing, couples, womanizer, parents and children, nightlife, family relations, lifestyle, single parent, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Discoverers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch takes his begrudging teenagers Zoe and Jack on a road trip to a conference in hopes of jumpstarting his career and reconnecting with his kids. But, when Lewis’s estranged father Stanley goes missing on a ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, self discovery, family problems, parents and children, siblings relations, on the road, love, road trip, bittersweet, highway travel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Growing Up and Other Lies (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After living for years as a struggling artist in New York City, Jake is calling it quits and returning home to Ohio. On his last day in the city, he persuades his three oldest friends – Billy, Rocks and Gunderson – to help him retrace their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, on the road, best friends, buddies, cause and meaning, romance, family relations, getting home, painter, coming of age, adolescence vs adulthood, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 3K
She Wants Me (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A neurotic writer working on his new film gets into a tricky situation when an A-list actress shows interest in the role intended for his girlfriend.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light, sincere
Plot: artists and showbiz, desire for fame, hollywood, showbiz, couples, once in a lifetime opportunity, ambition, unlikely couple, fame, american dream, love, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Goreyan Nu Daffa Karo (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A conservative Indian family experiences a culture shock when it agrees to participate in a Canadian wedding.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, romance, fall in love, society, wooing, culture clash, social differences, family relations, siblings relations, love and romance, culture, bollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 ⇓
49%
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To the Mat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: To the Mat tells the story of a laid-back ex-wrestler (Ricky Schroder) who's trying to keep his family's down-and-out Southern wrestling school above water. When his mother hires an uptight Wall Street consultant from New York (Laura Bell ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: romance, family business, workplace, opposites attract, couples, family relations, disorder, professional wrestling, small town, counselor, sport, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Two Million Stupid Women (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A handful of insults and fighting best friends, not quite the Birthday presents every girl hopes for. Melissa s not every girl. She is determined to collect insults from all of her past boyfriends before her birthday night is over. But her journey ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, love and romance, best friends, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, friends, lovers reunited, alcohol abuse, breakup, birthday, twentysomething life, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
How to Be a Man (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When former comedian Mark McCarthy is faced with a rare form of cancer, he hires a young, impressionable cameraman to document his crude and comical lessons on what it means to be a man for his unborn son.
Style: cynical, humorous, realistic, feel good, light ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, dark humor, life is a bitch, odd couple, introspection, buddies, couple relations, power relations, partners, terminal illness, teaching the ways of the world, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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3 Days of Normal (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 3 Days of Normal follows the story of straight-laced deputy Bill Morgan who is quite content literally living within the quaint boundaries of Washington, New Hampshire. Bill’s stable and rather uneventful life is thrown for a loop when he finds ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, romance, self discovery, fall in love, small town sheriff, hopes, social relations, small town life, love and romance, journalist, drunkenness, actress
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new hampshire, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Today's Special (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young Manhattan chef Samir rediscovers his heritage and passion for life through the enchanting art of cooking Indian food.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, food, family relations, restaurant, workplace, self discovery, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, cooking, family business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
My Uncle Rafael (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cultures collide when an old Armenian man stars in a new reality show
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: tv show, television producer, family relations, family problems, dysfunctional family, culture clash, elderly, media, silly humor, couples, friendship, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Goodbye Girl (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Musical dancer on the way out (at 36) Paula McFadden had it swell with actor Tony DeSanti, but instead of taking her to Hollywood he gets a European movie part. He even sublets their (his) New York apartment to Elliot Garfield, who generously lets ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, self discovery, starting over, dancer's life, romance, love and romance, family relations, couples, showbiz, male female relationship, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Happy Birthday, Harris Malden (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Harris Malden wears his insecurity on his face in a curious disguise for everyone to see. No one in the neighborhood, not even his best friend Paul or his brother Melvin, has the heart to tell him how ridiculous he looks with the thick black line ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: birthday, friendship, family relations, friends, society, lifestyle, physical appearance, misfit, party, couples, love, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.7
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Kwik Stop (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two strangers discover you really can find anything at a convenience store -- even love. An aspiring actor stuck in a small town who has big plans of moving to Hollywood so he can strike it rich. One night, while on his way into a corner store, he ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, road movie
Plot: unlikely criminals, odd couple, fall in love, couple relations, couples, romance, love and romance, on the road, crimes, aspiring actor, shoplifting, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Secret Lives of Dorks (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In The Secret Lives of Dorks, Payton (Gaelan Connell) is a pathetic dork, a comic book geek whose high school career is one hopeless faux pas after another. Yet he's a dreamer and madly in love with the head cheerleader Carrie (Riley Voelkel), ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, high school, win over, wooing, youth, nothing goes right, misfit, disorder, social relations, coming of age, girl, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 4K
Cavemen (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: "Cavemen" is a comedic film with a slight edge of drama revolving around the lives of somewhat single, somewhat unemployed guys living in a warehouse converted to living quarters in the 'Arts District' of Downtown Los Angeles, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, light, scenic
Plot: singleness, friends, lifestyle, buddies, love and romance, looking for love, life philosophy, male female relationship, transformation, womanizer, friendship, best friends in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.5
 771
Dumbbells (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dumbbells is a light-hearted buddy comedy set amongst a group of misfit employees that work in a struggling fitness center in Los Angeles.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic
Plot: workplace, buddies, workplace situations, basketball player, gym, ambition, recovery, society, social misfits, misfit, boss and employee, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 538
White on Rice (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: 40-year-old Jimmy is growing up, or at least he's getting older. While mooching the upper bunk of his ten-year-old nephew's bed, he enjoys the never-ending generosity of his sister Aiko, and dodges the wrath of his impatient brother-in-law ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: family relations, youth, couples, family life, fall in love, introspection, romance, love triangle, dating, dinosaur, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Heavy Petting (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charlie thinks he's met the perfect woman, but in order to be with her, he must first get past her dog. Just when he thinks all is lost, he realizes that he loves the dog too! Now he must do everything he can to keep them both.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: dog, wooing, couple relations, lifestyle, human animal relationship, couples, animal life, looking for love, romance, pets, love and romance, sexual attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 2K
House Broken (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In order to enjoy his retirement, a father takes drastic measures to get his twentysomething, slacker sons to move out and fend for themselves.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, family relations, coming of age, friendship, disorder, silly humor, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, buddies, elderly, golden years ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%