Movies like Barefoot

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Barefoot (2005)
 7.2
 10K
Barefoot (2005)
Original name: Barfuß
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A hedonistic bachelor, falls for an escaped mental patient. Til Schweiger comes up with a slickly-made off-the-wall romantic comedy drama "Barfuss" (Barefoot), his first solo directing effort in nearly a decade. Punchy, anti-establishment tone, with Schweiger playing a hedonistic bachelor - he is his rich family's black sheep - who falls for a suicidal mental patient (Johanna Wokalek). An offbeat, strangely tender love story develops as Nick struggles with responsibility for the first time in his life.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, sincere, road movie, romantic, psychological, semi serious, clever
Plot: opposites attract, mental illness, social misfits, romance, family relations, starting over, love affair, life is a bitch, runaway, clinic, fall in love, hopes, couples, life turned upside down, changing lives, power relations, make believe, petty job, psychiatry, dysfunctional family, mental health, german, misfit, love and romance, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe

Most similar movies to Barefoot

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, fall in love, family relations, couple relations and opposites attract mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Barefoot: Rabbit Without Ears (2007), Numb (2007), One Small Hitch (2013), Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003), Delicacy (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
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Barefoot (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The "black sheep" son of a wealthy family meets a young psychiatric patient who's been raised in isolation her entire life. He takes the naive young woman home for his brother's wedding an improbable romance blooms, as she ...
Style: sweet, semi serious, romantic, light, bad ending ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, mental illness, love story, family relations, love affair, changing lives, father son relationship, relationships, twists & turns, hospital, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana, california, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Rabbit Without Ears (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Rainbow press reporter Ludo is sentenced to 8 months, but is released on probation. But he has to work 300 hours for a local daycare center and meets Anna who has unfinished business with him.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, ladykiller, couple relations, love and romance, love of one's life, buddies, fish out of water, one-night stand, opposites attract, womanizer, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s
Place: kindergarten, germany, europe, london, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 8K
Numb (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hudson Milbank is a successful Hollywood screenwriter who suddenly and strangely finds himself without any emotional feelings. He tries doctor after doctor and shrink after shrink, but nothing works. The Golf Channel, lesbian exercise classes and a ...
Style: psychological, semi serious, humorous, sincere, realistic
Plot: mental illness, couple relations, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, therapy, cure, romance, social misfits, society, misfit, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
One Small Hitch (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a flight home to Chicago for a family wedding, childhood friends Josh and Molly innocently agree to fake a wedding engagement to make Josh's dying father happy. Things quickly get out of hand with their two boisterous families, and a series ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: engagement, starting over, family business, family relations, love and romance, fall in love, eccentric family, wedding, childhood friend, romance, couples, story continued during end credits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katrine is to be married. Her fiancé is gorgeous, their appartment is luxurious and her future in-laws are wealthy. Katrine only has one problem: she sometimes finds it difficult to tell the truth, and this sends her on a round-about jaunt with an ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sincere, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: siblings relations, life turned upside down, couple relations, hopes, unlikely couple, love and romance, family relations, romance, dogma, fall in love, disorder, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 12K
Delicacy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, love affair, workplace romance, office romance, love and romance, love, fall in love, love triangle, romance, cafe, swedish, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 1K
Passionada (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film is a romantic comedy about a Portuguese widow whose husband had been a fisherman who died at sea. The widow's teenage daughter wants to be a professional gambler and she convinces her mother to date a British man whose new in town. The ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, golden years, dealing with death, nightclub, starting over, opposites attract, small town, gambling, parents and children, family relations, love affair, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Medicine Show (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A cynical young man, diagnosed with cancer, meets a brash young leukemia patient in the hospital who more than matches his distaste for IV drips and weepy sentimentality.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, unfulfillment, parents and children, power relations, love and romance, hopes, life is a bitch, couple relations, against the odds, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 6.1
 1K
Expired (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film revolves around Claire, a kind soul who resents having to enforce the law at all times, and Jay, an angry Traffic Officer who loves his job, being the perfect outlet for his anger and frustrations. Coming both from a place of despair and ...
Style: sentimental, touching, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: parents and children, human nature, young lovers, lifestyle, starting over, love affair, fall in love, couples, singleness, unlikely couple, couple relations, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Jump Tomorrow (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When shy, straitlaced George (Tunde Adebimpe) meets vivacious, adorable Alicia (Natalia Verbeke), he's instantly smitten -- which puts his imminent arranged marriage in jeopardy. He vows to do the right thing, but then he falls in with Gerard ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, feel good, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, destiny, introspection, impossible love, comedy of errors, couples, looking for love, love affair, fall in love, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.3
 783
The Wish List (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sarah Fisher, an overly organized, by-the-numbers kind of woman, makes a "wish list" of all the qualities and traits her future husband should have. After finding the perfect man, she falls for a guy who meets none of her criteria and ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, opposites attract, love and romance, hopes, romance, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, couples, cheating girlfriend, dinner
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.2
 51K
Benny & Joon (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.
Style: touching, feel good, offbeat, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mental illness, misfit, social misfits, mechanic, psychiatrist, love and romance, fall in love, romance, small town, painting, artist, bet ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
When the Sea Rises (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An actress, who goes all over rural France with her monologe "Sex and Crime", meets and falls in love with a man, since that moment starts helping him in his plays.
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous, witty
Plot: ocean or sea, romance, artists and showbiz, family relations, love and romance, stalking, opposites attract, infidelity, on the road, love affair, couples, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, france, belgium, flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Single by Contract (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A love connection clicks for Lila when she moves back to Berlin and meets Christopher -- never realizing that she's fallen for a rock star who's signed a contract to remain single for life.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: fall in love, couples, artists and showbiz, love and romance, teenage girl, romance, groupie, deception, fame, music band, contract, pop singer
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.6
 166
Irene in Time (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film about the complex relationships between fathers and daughters, and the potential lifelong consequences of those relationships.
Style: realistic, psychological, touching, talky, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, family relations, haunted by the past, couples, looking for love, parents and children, hopes, couple relations, urban, introspection, improv ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.6
 3K
Elsa & Fred (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When the retired seventy-seven years old hypochondriac widower Fred moves to an apartment in Madrid, his temperamental daughter Cuca has an incident with his next door neighbor, the elder Argentinean Elsa. Later, they meet each other and Elsa ...
Style: humorous, realistic, captivating, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elderly lovers, starting over, fall in love, self fulfillment, couples, golden years, romance, love and romance, family relations, opposites attract, aging, elderly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Goodbye to All That (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Otto Wall is just a little unlucky in life, and unbeknownst to him, in love. When his wife suddenly asks for a divorce, he bounces between a search for answers, desperate attempts to stay connected to his daughter, and his fateful reentry into the ...
Style: realistic, clever, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, starting over, suburbs, looking for love, disorder, single parent, romance, hopes, parents and children, thirtysomething life, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.1
 1K
No Regrets (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This teenage drama deals with the emotional chaos of a high school graduate at the beginning of a new period of his life. 19-year-old Daniel is frustrated: he wants his great love Luca to be the "first" woman in his life, but she seems to ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, love triangle, love and romance, romance, first sex, teenage life, youth, falling in love, puberty, driving lesson, male virgin, teenage sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Flirting with Forty (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A divorcee has a passionate affair with a much younger surfing instructor in Hawaii.
Style: realistic, feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: surfing, romance, unsupportive friend, family relations, starting over, lifestyle, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, hopes, unlikely couple, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.4
 812
Phantom Pain (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Marc is a passionate cyclist and urban slacker who avoids work and responsibility. Marc's life changes from one moment to the next when he suffers a life-changing accident. He can either wallow in self-pity or tackle the beast called life with ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: hopes, life is a bitch, couple relations, disability, redemption, human nature, misfit, family relations, parents and children, human spirit, new love, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Happiness Never Comes Alone (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sacha is a real seducer, a man with no ties or emotional or professional. Charlotte is a modern and independent woman, but barely has time to care for their three children. While Sacha and Charlotte are, at first glance, two incompatible beings, ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, romantic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, couples, fall in love, romance, single mother, mother daughter relationship, french, urban, magic trick, male vomiting, advertising executive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, montmartre paris, paris france, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A wedding planner looks to persuade her mother not to marry a man she's only known for a brief period of time, until an unexpected development forces her to re-examine her feelings.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, love and romance, parents and children, romance, couples, fall in love, event planner, christmas, party, wedding, in law, ritual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.8
 115
The Blue Diner (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A film about food, memory, language and caskets, BLUE DINER tells the story of a Puerto Rican mother and her daughter who struggle to explain how the daughter mysteriously loses her ability to speak Spanish, her first language.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: love triangle, writer's life, parents and children, relationship vs career, society, alcohol abuse, starting over, couples, social decay, betrayal, pregnancy, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Manual of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Four intertwined episodes on the joys and sorrows of love.
Style: realistic, sexy, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love, fall in love, unfulfilled love, family relations, couple relations, romance, down on your luck, love and romance, couples, family life, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.3
 19K
My Sassy Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A guy (Jesse Bradford) has his life planned out, until he is wooed, groomed and then dumped by an elusive woman (Elisha Cuthbert).
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young lovers, lifestyle, couple relations, romance, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, small town life, opposites attract, chance meeting, rescue, odd couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.8
 654
On the Edge (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young game designer falls in love with an older woman and suddenly his whole life turns upside down.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, looking for love, wooing, couples, love affair, fall in love, disorder, eccentric family, romance, love and romance, unlikely couple, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Catch Me... I'm in Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Directed by Mae Czarina Cruz, Catch Me...I'm in Love is a light, rom-com film that centers on the lives of two young adults searching for that something that could complete their existence. For Roan Sanchez (Sarah Geronimo), it's finding ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: private vs public, hopes, parents and children, love and romance, romance, workplace situations, family relations, unlikely couple, dedication event, fall in love, looking for love, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.9
 1K
Love 911 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Dr. Mi-Soo misdiagnoses a patient after she meets the woman's husband, whom she assumes to be abusive. With his wife in grave condition, the man sues the hospital. Kang-Il is a widowed firefighter who overhears the situation and when he ...
Style: touching, romantic, semi serious, humorous, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, workplace situations, doctors and patients, firefighter, friendship, escapades, peril, opposites attract, true love, misdiagnosed, romance, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
A Foreign Affair (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers need household help after their Ma passes away. They decide to join a romance tour to Russia to find and bring home a traditionally minded wife.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, social
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, couple relations, unlikely couple, parents and children, family relations, love and romance, romance, couples, male female relationship, wedding, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Last Word (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An odd-but-gifted poet, Evan Merck (Wes Bentley, 'American Beauty') makes his living writing suicide notes for the soon-to-be departed. So when he meets Charlotte (Winona Ryder, 'Girl, Interrupted'), the free-spirited sister of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, writer's life, family problems, fall in love, opposites attract, dysfunctional family, mentally unstable, unlikely couple, terminal illness, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%