Movies like Feed the Fish

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Feed the Fish (2010)
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Feed the Fish (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Follows the journey of Joe Peterson, a burned out children's book writer who's approaching a midlife crisis.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, writer's life, disorder, fish out of water, friendship, misfit, parents and children, fall in love, lifestyle, social relations, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, friends, love and romance, americana, small town, small town life, christmas, hunter, snow, wild animal, doctor, ambulance, recluse, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin, venice california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about love and romance, disorder, friends, fall in love, misfit, society and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Feed the Fish: Postmark Paradise (2000), A Nanny for Christmas (2010), 3 Days of Normal (2012), Pretty Bird (2008), Farm Girl in New York (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Postmark Paradise (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Dirty Shame is the only bar in the small town of Paradise, Michigan. A burnt out, chain-smoking fortyish bar maid is the only waitress at The Dirty Shame. A group of local red necks conspiring to bring a mail order bride to their Midwest town ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, starting over, society, romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations, culture clash, immigrants, husband wife relationship, mail order bride ...
Time: 90s
Place: michigan, ukraine, usa, kiev ukraine
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95%
A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, nanny, love and romance, comedy of errors, fall in love, workplace, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, couples, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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.
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80%
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Pretty Bird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, americana, disorder, unemployment, dark humor, buddies, friends, partners, desire for fame, aviation, small town, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Farm Girl in New York (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sam and Matt flee their small mid-western town for New York City, where hot girls roam the streets! After months of trying to pick up ladies and failing miserably, they come up with the idea to hold a fake audition to meet chicks. Hilarity ensues ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, audition, friends, fall in love, artists and showbiz, fish out of water, cons and scams, looking for sex, broadway, looking for love, inspiration, big city ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Trevor Noah: African American (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Internationally acclaimed comedian Trevor Noah challenges the status quo through his unique perspective, breaking down cultural flaws on all sides and finding our mutual connections with laughter. Born a mixed-race child in South Africa under ...
Style: light, feel good, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: racism, fish out of water, artists and showbiz, society, culture clash, disorder, stand up comedian, friendship, misfit, performer's life, interracial relations, americana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 ⇓
71%
Holyman Undercover (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Amish man comes to Hollywood to be a missionary, and gets cast as Satan on a nighttime soap opera.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Plot: tv show, hollywood, filmmaking, lifestyle, society, artists and showbiz, ambition, actor, missionary, nightclub, fame, tv star ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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 ⇓
64%
Manna from Heaven (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Manna From Heaven is a comedic fable about what happens when you get a gift from God (a financial windfall), but many years later you find out it was a just a loan and it's due immediately. Once upon a time, many years ago, a neighborhood in ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, friends, parents and children, family life, religions or cults, unlikely couple, single parent, nothing goes right, love and romance, buddies, teaching the ways of the world, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Woman in Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An actor's career takes a "Tootsie"-like turn when he lets himself be cast as a woman in a movie.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: hidden identity, actor's life, fall in love, love and romance, disorder, artists and showbiz, gender bending, filmmaking, dishonesty, gender, lgbt, transgender woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Book of Caleb (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A comfortable underachiever and serial prankster, in the midst of their quarter life crisis, reunite against childhood enemies in a contemporary suburban epic.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, best friends, misfit, love and romance, social misfits, friends, true love, friendship, society, coming of age, rivalry, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Outcasts (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After falling victim to a humiliating prank by the high school Queen Bee, best friends and world-class geeks, Mindy and Jodi, decide to get their revenge by uniting the outcasts of the school against her and her circle of friends.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: best friends, youth, rivalry, misfit, society, teenage life, high school, teenager, school, prank, friends, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
One Day in Europe (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One day in Europe shows stories set in four European countries. All of them involve thievery in some way or the other. The protagonists are strangers in the respective country. For none of them their stay turns out as planned.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: disorder, fish out of water, culture clash, crimes, lifestyle, travel, communication problem, performer's life, society, dishonesty, empire, soccer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, russia, spain, istanbul turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Boynton Beach Club (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A handful of men and women of a certain age pick up the pieces of their lives and look for new love after the loss of their mates in this comedy drama from writer-director Susan Seidelman.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly, friendship, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, support group, single parent, romance, family problems, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Sherman's Way (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eccentric Olympic has-been who prefers leisure to work, finds himself stuck with a rigid pre-law Yale student with no time for wasting time. Between skinny-dipping and stealing cars, this odd-couple learn from each other that balance is the key ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, witty ...
Plot: unlikely couple, youth, nothing goes right, odd couple, lifestyle, couples, disorder, friends, eccentric family, small town, introspection, athlete's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 ⇓
56%
Where's the Party Yaar? (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is based on Sunil Thakkar's own experiences running and throwing parties for the Music Masala radio station, and having to discriminate between "Fresh off the Boat" Indians and the more fashionable, hip, Americanized Indians. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, disorder, love and romance, lifestyle, fish out of water, teenage love, odd couple, culture clash, college, party, prediction, hindu ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, india, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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35 and Ticking (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Centers around the lives of Victoria, Zenobia, Clevon, and Phil -- all friends approaching the age of 35 and struggling to build the families they've always dreamed of. While Zenobia (Nicole Ari Parker) is still looking for a man, Victoria ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, comedy of errors, midlife crisis, love and romance, disorder, couples, wooing, couple relations, buddies, thirtysomething life, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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V.O.S. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A game between four characters. A comedy about love and friendship. A film about the great lie of story telling that moves between reality and fiction.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, love affair, introspection, couples, battle of the sexes, romance, hopes, lifestyle, couple relations, fall in love, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Leading Ladies (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A zany comedy about two sisters, their gay best friend, and their overzealous stage mom.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, coming out, family relations, eccentric family, couples, gender, parents and children, contests and competitions, ambition, dancer's life, fall in love, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mobsters and Mormons (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mafia family from New Jersey is placed in the witness relocation program to an all-Mormon community in Utah.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, hidden identity, culture clash, family relations, society, parents and children, crimes, misfit, starting over, gangsters, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, nebraska, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Maria, ihm schmeckt's nicht! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jan decides to marry his girl-friend Sara, he is not aware of his opponent: her father, who is an Italian.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: meet the parents, disorder, couple relations, culture clash, fish out of water, parents and children, silly humor, misfit, society, couples, village, migration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Splinterheads (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: SPLINTERHEADS introduces Thomas Middleditch as Justin Frost, a twenty-something slacker whose “thing” is that he has no “thing” at all. When a small-time carnival rolls into town, he meets Galaxy (Rachael Taylor), a gorgeous con artist, or ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: carnival, friends, buddies, love and romance, lifestyle, young lovers, fall in love, love triangle, slacker, dishonesty, youth, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ⇓
44%
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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 ⇓
43%
 4.9
 812
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 ⇓
43%
 5.3
 470
Nola (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An urban fairy tale-romantic comedy, in which Nola, an aspiring songwriter, leaves an abusive Kansas home and journeys to New York to find her biological father. Once there, she finds more than she expected.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Plot: nothing goes right, lifestyle, fish out of water, mysterious character, love and romance, romance, disorder, parents and children, prostitute, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teen romance, father daughter reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
38%
Sweet Liberty (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Michael has written a schollarly book on the revolutionary war. He has sold the film rights. The arrival of the film crew seriously disrupts him as actors want to change their characters, directors want to re-stage battles, and he becomes very ...
Style: humorous, feel good, melancholic, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: culture clash, crime gone awry, artists and showbiz, love and romance, fish out of water, couple relations, showbiz, couples, young lovers, actor's life, celebrity culture, hollywood ...
Time: 80s, 18th century, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%