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I Used to Go Here (2020)
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I Used to Go Here (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Following the launch of her new novel, 35-year-old writer Kate Conklin is invited to speak at her alma mater by her mentor and former professor. After accepting the invitation, Kate finds herself deeply enmeshed in the lives of an eccentric group of college students.
Style: romantic, humorous, sincere, light, feel good, contemplative
Plot: writers, professor, college, friendship, eternal youth, young at heart, rebellious youth, youth culture, unlikely friendships, lecture, student life, female director, party, male female relationship, university, novel, young adult, friend, overalls

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and light films with plots about friendship, love and romance, romance, writers, fall in love, friends and college mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like I Used to Go Here: The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996), Life Partners (2014), When Harry Met Sally... (1989), Love Me Not (2012), Meet Me in Montenegro (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Rose Morgan, who still lives with her mother, is a professor of Romantic Literature who desperately longs for passion in her life. Gregory Larkin, a mathematics professor, has been burned by passionate relationships and longs for a sexless union ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, light, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, wedding, professor, friendship, literature, makeover, mathematics, self discovery, starting over ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, london, venice, manhattan new york city, paris france
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Life Partners (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A 29-year-old lawyer and her lesbian best friend experience a dramatic shift in their longtime bond after one enters a serious relationship
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, talky, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: romance, lesbian, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, unlikely couple, best friends, couples, friends, love and romance, couple relations, female friendship, friendship between women ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During their travels from Chicago to New York, Harry and Sally Will debate whether or not sex ruins a perfect relationship between a man and a woman. Eleven years later, and they're still no closer to finding the answer.
Style: feel good, sentimental, sincere, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: male female friendship, friendship, unlikely couple, unlikely friendships, love and romance, platonic, looking for love, romance, friends, initially antagonists, best friends in love, up and down relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1977, 70s, year 1987 ...
Place: new york, usa
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69%
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Love Me Not (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sweet and daring portrait of blurred sexuality and love complications, this independent feature tells the story of Dennis and Aggie, pals since primary school and roommates for five years. He works in a painting studio while she’s a photographer ...
Style: sexy, sincere, humorous, light, contemplative
Plot: breakup, friendship, lesbian relationship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, roommate, gay parent, sexual orientation, jealousy, gay asian, friend, female director, watching pornography ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Meet Me in Montenegro (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Norway, UK, Montenegro
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A comedy centered on a failed American writer who enters into an affair after a chance encounter with a European dancer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, couples, romance, friendship, love story, self discovery, dancehall girl, writers, bittersweet, couple relations, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.2
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Sydney White (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Snow White set against students in their freshman year of college in the greek system.
Style: modern fairy tale, humorous, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: popularity, college, romance, student life, youth, sorority, college life, rivalry, fall in love, society, friendship, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Nate & Margaret (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Nate, a 19 year old film student, and Margaret, a 52 year old spinster, are best friends in an odd, quirky, totally working kind of way... until Nate's audacious classmate Darla sets him up on a date with James. Nate's new life shakes ...
Style: sincere, humorous, emotional, captivating, light ...
Plot: friendship, odd couple, dating, party, socially awkward, stand up comedian, love and romance, friends, youth, coffee shop, fireworks, best friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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Dean (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A freelance illustrator in New York suffers a quarter-life crisis and leaves his home for the west coast.
Style: humorous, disturbing, romantic
Plot: death, break up, friend, friendship, death of mother, drawing, breakup, father son relationship, grief, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death of wife, internet dating ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Overnight (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend on Valentine's Day, Jenny (Rachel Blanchard) shares a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to New York with a love-damaged group of passengers-- a pilot with anger management issues (Anthony LaPaglia), some ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.5
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Nanban (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: The plot of the film illustrates the embankment of two friends on a quest for a lost buddy, who was once an optimistic and successful student. On their journey, they recount their college life and special moments that the three shared up until their ...
Style: humorous, touching, sincere, captivating, light ...
Plot: friendship, college, student, romance, teachers and students, old friend, coming of age, fall in love, search, college life, free spirited, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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First Daughter (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Samantha MacKenzie, the daughter of the president of the United States, arrives at college with a group of Secret Service agents. Samantha, however, resents their presence and decides she wants to attend school just like a normal student. Her father ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: college life, unlikely couple, college, white house, fall in love, student life, usa president, friendship, secret agents, youth, love and romance, first lady ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, washington d.c., san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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13 Semesters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Momo leaves his small home town to go to university, he is full of enthusiasm and confidence, but slowly the pressures of study and campus living begin to grind him down. Half way through his course he finds himself at a crossroads with both ...
Style: humorous, light, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: university, party, romance, student life, youth, buddies, friendship, mathematics, lifestyle, lecture, school, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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Liberal Arts (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: age difference, college, thirtysomething life, older man younger woman relationship, dull life, college student, romance, college life, fall in love, love and romance, campus, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 64K
Larry Crowne (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When he suddenly finds himself without his long-standing blue-collar job, Larry Crowne enrolls at his local college to start over. There, he becomes part of an eclectic community of students and develops a crush on his teacher.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
American Desi (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is a fun-loving romantic comedy reminiscent of the great teen films of the 80's.From Kris, an All-American boy from India, to Ajay, an Afro-Centric Hindu homeboy, to Farah, a devoutly religious but modern Muslim girl, 'American ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Irrational Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a small town college campus, a philosophy professor in existential crisis gives his life new purpose when he enters into a relationship with his student.
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, semi serious, philosophical ...
Plot: teachers and students, college, depression, love affair, love and romance, mystery, character study, loneliness, unlikely friendships, moral ambiguity, redemption, plot twist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.2
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Swiped (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: James, a college freshman and computer genius, is enlisted by his womanizing roommate, Lance, to code the ultimate hook-up app. But when James discovers that his divorced mother is using the app, unexpected consequences ensue.
Style: light, romantic, humorous, colourful
Audience: teens
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Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of friends reunite ten years after their high-school graduation.
Style: sincere, sweet, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: reunion, high school reunion, friends, destiny, coming-of-age, coming of age, introspection, buddies, relationships, happy ending, unlikely friendships, reunited friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Down to You (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: College coeds in New York City, Al, the son of a celebrity chef, and Imogen, a talented artist, become smitten the second they lay eyes on one another at a bar. However, the road to happiness is not a smooth one. Outside forces, including a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
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Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her, deciding instead to move in with several friends, all of whom can't quite work up the inertia to ...
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, college, coming of age, graduation, lifestyle, buddies, twentysomething life, drinking, drinking alcohol, roommate, party, father son relationship ...
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43%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carlos is a man who goes to a coffee shop-library to take a cup, where Irene is reading a book. Not a reason for it, Irene close to Carlos and talks with him, starting a friendship with a little rules: no pasts, no birth names, no modern ways to ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, light
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 3K
Funny Ha Ha (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Unsure of what to do next, 23-year-old Marnie tries her best to navigate life after college in this romantic comedy. Still partying like there's no tomorrow, Marnie drags herself out of bed for her miserable temp job and can't decide ...
Style: mumblecore, humorous, touching, clever, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary
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41%
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Posthumous (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After false reports of his demise put him and his work on the map, an artist decides to continue the charade by posing as his own brother. Soon, a reporter enters his life and has a profound effect on him.
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating, neo screwball comedy
Plot: love and romance, fake death, journalism, society, couples, impersonating, family relations, friendship, breakup, break-up, female director, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 980
Just My Type (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Pop culture writer and aspiring novelist Vanessa Mills lands the interview of a lifetime with the illustrious, elusive and reclusive mystery author Martin Clayborne in his quaint rural town only to realize her own aspirations, dreams and romantic ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love story, interview, male female relationship, lifestyle, transformation, fall in love, character study, escapades, unlikely couple, prejudice, love and romance, stereotypes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
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The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.
Style: feel good, humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, wedding, couples, friends, couple relations, buddies, love and romance, infidelity, trust, marriage, friendship between men ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Love at the Christmas Table (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Family friends Sam and Kat spend every Christmas Eve at the Children's Table. They grow up together, sharing the highs and lows of young adulthood. And at thirty, Sam realizes that Kat is the one...but he's afraid that the past will get in ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, sweet, light, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends in love, childhood friend, childhood friends, best friends, love and romance, romance, thirtysomething life, true love, male female relationship, house, party, christmas ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 27K
Loser (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On a university scholarship, a good natured student from the midwest gets a crash course in city life while dealing with three evil roommates. He befriends a virtually homeless college student whom he falls for, but she's dating a nasty ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, funny, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
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Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Pride and Prejudice (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice: A Latter-Day Comedy is a 2003 independent film adaptation/updating of Jane Austen's novel, set in modern-day Provo, Utah, at Brigham Young University. The characters are Latter-day Saints (LDS).
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: college, wooing, mormon, unlikely couple, fall in love, looking for love, couple relations, love triangle, college life, romance, mormonism, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: utah, usa, england, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Your Sister's Sister (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.
Style: sincere, humorous, touching, mumblecore, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, romance, island, love triangle, introspection, fall in love, friendship, casual sex, vacation, death in the family, solitude, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington state, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%