Movies like Hooking Up

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Hooking Up (2020)
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Hooking Up (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bailey and Darla embark upon a misguided and mutually deceitful form of therapy, one in which they must drive across the country re-enacting Darla's colorful history as a sex addict. As their true motivations for the road trip come to light, the unlikely pair force one another to confront their issues, discovering that there might actually be more to love than just sex.
Plot: interracial love, writers, cancer, nymphomania, interracial relations, interracial romance, interracial sex, black man white woman relationship, interracial kiss, illustrator

Most similar movies to Hooking Up

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about interracial relations, interracial romance, friendship, african american, sex, female nudity and writers mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Hooking Up: Something New (2006), Import-eksport (2005), The Vicious Kind (2009), Mixing Nia (1998), Finding Amanda (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
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Something New (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kenya McQueen, a corporate lawyer finds love in the most unexpected place when she agrees to go on a blind date with Brian Kelly, a sexy and free-spirited landscaper.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: interracial romance, white male black female relationship, interracial relations, racism, prejudice, opposites attract, blacks and whites, african american, romance, looking for love, career woman, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, africa, london, california
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100%
 5.5
 357
Import-eksport (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jan loves Jasmin, but she has been promised to a Pakistani nephew. Under the cover of writing a thesis on immigrant stores, Jan gets a job in the store of Jasmin's father where he tries to work on the father's attitude towards mixed ...
Plot: arranged marriage, rock band, interracial kiss, wedding, interracial relations, interracial romance, male nudity, tent, female nudity, forbidden love, norwegian, father daughter relationship ...
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58%
The Vicious Kind (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man tries to warn his brother away from the new girlfriend he brings home during Thanksgiving, but ends up becoming infatuated with her in the process.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, dysfunctional family, small town, family relations, adultery, betrayal, thanksgiving, mistrust, infidelity, family problems, family life, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa
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54%
 5.5
 155
Mixing Nia (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ad agency copywriter, ordered to push a new brand of beer to black ghetto kids, resigns from her job and goes searching for her racial identity.
Plot: female director, biracial, interracial sex, passion, vegetarian, affair, exploring sexuality, interracial relations, jealousy, sexual exploration, lust, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Finding Amanda (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A television producer with a penchant for drinking and gambling is sent to Las Vegas to convince his troubled niece to enter rehab.
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: rehabilitation, gambling, prostitution, niece, obsessive quest, couple relations, couples, redemption, rescue, love and romance, crumbling marriage, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Knuckle Sandwich (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After leaving his small Georgia town behind to start a new life in Los Angeles, aspiring businessman Carter quickly becomes a success. But when he loses his girlfriend and his job in the same morning, he decides to return to his old town with hopes ...
Plot: alcoholic, deputy sheriff, interracial relations, male nudity, female nudity, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Sex Substitute (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A guy house-sitting at a home based women's spa finds himself providing erotic services to female clients who mistake him for the substitute therapist.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: vaginal penetration, masturbation, interracial relations, female masturbation, sex, erotica, shaved labia, male female relationship, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, horny woman, racial relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Everyone Says I Look Just Like Her (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two sisters, one white and one black, spend a week together at their famous father's summer home. A microscopic examination of the new American family unit, it's a deeply personal film about the human connections that bond us all together.
Plot: interracial romance, family relations, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, biracial, sister sister relationship, female nudity
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Pieces of April (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Quirky and rebellious April Burns lives with her boyfriend in a low-rent New York City apartment miles away from her emotionally distant family. But when she discovers that her mother has a fatal form of breast cancer, she invites the clan to her ...
Style: realistic, emotional, intense, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: neighbor, thanksgiving, marijuana, road trip, reconciliation, holiday, eccentric family, parents and children, family feud, reunion, generation gap, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 205
Little Noises (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A struggling writer steals poems written by his mute friend to achieve fame and fortune.
Plot: mute, writers, friendship, poetry, plagiarism, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.9
 134
Lip Service (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two very different former college roomates reunite under strange circumstances.
Plot: nightgown, lesbian sex, interracial relations, bed, boots, lesbian kiss, panties
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Accidental Stripper (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: College girl Janie inherits a rundown strip club from her uncle. She tries to learn the business and turn it into a money maker.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: stripper, lust, white panties, woman on top, girl in panties, sex, lesbian kiss, pubic hair, panties, bare breasts, erotica, vulva ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Best Man Holiday (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be reignited.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, christmas, best man, couple relations, love and romance, romance, sexual content, profanity, buddies, couples, wedding preparations and rituals, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Matt and Christina Drayton are a couple whose attitudes are challenged when their daughter brings home a fiancé who is black.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: interracial relations, culture clash, family relations, maid, vacation, widower, miscegenation, romance, generation gap, family disapproval, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: san francisco, usa, california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Diary of a Tired Black Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Diary of a Tired Black Man is a simple story about the complex relationships between black men and black women.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: interracial relations, opposites attract, social differences, looking for love, love and romance, romance, society, couples, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, african american, black woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 344
Joanna (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When 17 year old Joanna comes to Swinging London, she meets a host of colourful characters, discovers the pleasures of casual sex and falls in love. That's when things get complicated.
Style: cult film
Plot: dying, urban setting, black man white woman relationship, art teacher, nightclub owner, art school, unwed pregnancy, miscegenation, black american, interracial romance, wealth, student ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: london, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ...
Plot: swimming pool, writers, father daughter relationship, hot dog, car salesman
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 428
Livin' Large! (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young black reporter begins to lose his identity.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: interracial relations, ambition, workplace situations, politics, farce, society, showbiz, self discovery, workplace, media satire, love and romance, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Sophie and the Rising Sun (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a small Southern town in the autumn of 1941, Sophie’s lonely life is transformed when an Asian man arrives under mysterious circumstances. Their love affair becomes the lightning rod for long-buried conflicts that erupt in bigotry and violence ...
Plot: world war two, interracial relations, female director, female nudity, interracial sex
Time: 1940s
Place: south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 113K
Funny People (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Famous and wealthy funnyman George Simmons doesn't give much thought to how he treats people until a doctor delivers stunning health news, forcing George to reevaluate his priorities with a little help from aspiring stand-up comic Ira.
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, funny, melancholic, dark humor ...
Plot: comedian, terminal illness, loneliness, old love, male friendship, hopes, supportive friend, human nature, fighting illness, unfulfilled love, cancer, coping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
My Sweet Charlie (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A pregnant white Southern girl and a black New York lawyer, both on the run in rural Texas, meet up in a boarded-up, abandoned house and realize they both need each other in order to survive.
Style: suspense
Plot: interracial romance, escape, false accusation of murder, interracial friendship, false accusation, pregnancy, miscarriage of justice, platonic, friendship, southerner, lighthouse, racism ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Catfish in Black Bean Sauce (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An African American couple (Winfield and Alice) adopt two orphans from a Vietnamese refugee camp. After twenty-two years, the children are reunited with their birth mother, bringing deeply submerged resentments and misconceptions to the surface and ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: culture clash, adoption, interracial relations, transvestism, family relations, dysfunctional family, misfit, society, gender, human nature, family life, family problems ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Royal Tenenbaum and his wife Etheline had three children and then they separated. All three children are extraordinary --- all geniuses. Virtually all memory of the brilliance of the young Tenenbaums was subsequently erased by two decades of ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, dark humor, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: eccentric family, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, redemption, depression, reconciliation, divorce, nervous breakdown, ex couple relations, parents and children, family conflict, uptight character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 6.8
 21
CXL (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: This poignant and darkly comedic debut feature from Sean Gillane focuses on Nolan, an aspiring writer who feels stuck. He is frustrated with his career, his relationships, the world and ultimately with himself. Unable to keep from displaying his ...
Plot: writers, magic realism, ego, boy meets girl, obsession, bookstore, career, imagination, book
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.3
 7
Split Gas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Jack, an easygoing grad student, posts on a campus bulletin board: 'Driving to San Francisco for Spring Break. Anyone Want a Ride? Split Gas.' The ad is answered by Oliver, a suicidal freshman, who secretly just wants a ride to the cliffs ...
Plot: porter, road trip, college student, diner, writers, male friendship, drinking, male bonding, motel, awkwardness, hitchhiker, friendship between men
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Life Must Go On (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When cancer-stricken alcoholic actor discovers he's only got 3 months to live, he decides to change his life and reconcile with his estranged daughter.
Plot: cancer, reconciliation, parent child relationship, alcoholic, father daughter conflict, father daughter reunion, death, terminal illness, clown, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two African-Americans and two Puerto-Ricans (though one pretends to be Italian) go out on the town on a Friday night. They will be forced to get to know each other, and even worst, learn to like each other as friends
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friends, interracial relations, friendship, subway, police, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, city life, coming of age, urban ghetto life, twentysomething life, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Don't Think Twice (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An improv group deals with several crises, including the loss of their lease and one member hitting the big time.
Style: entertaining, emotional, touching, talky, dramatic ...
Plot: friendship, hospital, audition, breakup, break up, interracial friendship, flash forward, show business, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, restaurant, father son relationship, death of father ...
Place: philadelphia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.7
 20K
The Professor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Richard, a world-weary college professor is given a life-changing diagnosis and decides to throw all pretense and conventions to the wind and live his life as boldly and freely as possible with a biting sense of humor, a reckless streak, and a touch ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, touching, feel good, humorous
Plot: husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, instructor, drugs, cancer, alcohol, family relations, society, friendship, mentor, dishonesty, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
Style: humorous, captivating, thought provoking, light
Plot: social media, obsessed fan, obsession, pursuit, love interest, charlatan, loneliness, friendship, party, secret, lie, selfie ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%