Advice movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant advice movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, feel good, humorous, sexy, semi serious and light films and TV shows about / with advice, friendship, love and romance, couples, father son relationship, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, storytelling and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as advice: Think Like a Man (2012), How to Make an American Quilt (1995), Anything Else (2003), The Unicorn (2019), Restaurant Stakeout (2012), Two Can Play That Game (2001), Charlie Bartlett (2007), Suburban Girl (2007), Play It Again, Sam (1972), Fireproof (2008).

List of advice movies

Think Like a Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The balance of power in four couples’ relationships is upset when the women start using the advice in Steve Harvey’s book, Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man, to get more of what they want from their men. When the men realize that the women have ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: interracial couple, battle of the sexes, african american protagonist, couples, advice, lifestyle, self esteem, love, manipulations, power relations, social awkwardness, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon-to-be-wed graduate student Finn Dodd develops cold feet when she suspects her fiancé is cheating on her. In order to clear her head, Finn visits her grandmother, Hy, and great aunt, Glady Joe Cleary, in Grasse, Calif. There, Finn learns that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: marriage, coming of age, friendship, advice, americana, love, family life, self discovery, romance, marriage proposal, parents and children, graduation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, north carolina, california, northern california, paris france
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 6.3
 30K
Anything Else (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda He has heard the phrase that life is like "anything else," but soon he finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young lovers, advice, psychoanalysis, relationship problems, couple relations, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, writer's life, love and romance, therapy, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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Semi-Homemade Cooking with Sandra Lee (2003)
Genre:
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In an atmosphere as inviting as her recipes, Sandra Lee, author of the best-selling cookbook Semi-Homemade Cooking, shares her techniques for combining fresh ingredients with specially selected store-bought items. The results: mouthwatering meals ...
Style: realistic, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: cookery, cooking and food, dishes, recipe, advice, cooking, food, kitchen, dessert, baking, meal, cooking show ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.2
 3K
The Unicorn (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A tight-knit group of best friends and family helps Wade embrace his “new normal” in the wake of the loss of his wife. As a sometimes ill-equipped but always devoted single parent to his two adolescent daughters, he is taking the major step of ...
Style: sitcom, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining
Plot: dating, father daughter relationship, father, parenting, widower, flirting, advice, friendship, love and romance, widow, youth
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Restaurant Stakeout (2012)
Genre:
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Restaurant Stakeout is an American reality television series on the Food Network. The series debuted on March 12, 2012, with the second season premiering on August 29, 2012. The series follows New York City restaurant owner William Jack ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: restaurant, cooking and food, restaurant owner, hidden camera, employee, bar, waiter, diner, advice, surveillance, help, staff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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Two Can Play That Game (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox sizzles as a woman scorned who plans to get her man back by any means necessary. In this comedy about players and those who "get played." As corporate overachiever and all-around fly chick Shanté Smith, Fox thinks she's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, romantic, satirical ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, romance, looking for love, ambition, mind game, buddies, contests and competitions, lifestyle, couple relations, guru, advice, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
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Charlie Bartlett (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Awkward teenager Charlie Bartlett (Anton Yelchin) has trouble fitting in at a new high school. Charlie needs some friends fast, and decides that the best way to find them is to appoint himself the resident psychiatrist. He becomes one of the most ...
Style: humorous, cynical, sentimental, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: psychiatrist, bully, depression, adolescence, girlfriend, high school, teenage life, popularity, private school, youth, drugs/alcohol, acceptance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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Suburban Girl (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Publishing assistant Brett Eisenberg wants to be a big-time editor. However, she lacks self-confidence, a problem that isn't helped by her new, overbearing boss. Brett soon enters into a relationship with Archie, an older man who has plenty of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: female protagonist, seduction, romance, unlikely couple, couples, looking for love, fall in love, writer's life, office, gift, deception, library ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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Play It Again, Sam (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mild mannered film critic is dumped by his wife and his ego is crushed. His hero persona is the tough guy played by Humphrey Bogart in many of his movies and the apparition of Bogart begins showing up to give him advice. With the encouragement of ...
Style: neurotic, talky, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, workaholic, rejection, satire, love triangle, infidelity, dating, advice, idol, date, ghost, bittersweet ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, new york
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 21K
Fireproof (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Albany, the marriage of Caleb and Catherine Holt is in crisis and they decide to divorce. However, Caleb's father, John, proposes that his son delays their separation process for forty days and follow a procedure called "The Love ...
Style: uplifting, inspirational, emotional, christian film, serious ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: christian, marriage, self discovery, husband wife relationship, firefighter, couple relations, love and romance, faith, introspection, couples, marital problem, religious conversion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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A Christmas for the Books (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lifestyle guru and romance expert, Joanna Moret, has developed a fool-proof strategy for ending holiday loneliness and it's all detailed in her best-selling book, The Love Audit. After appearing on a morning show, she is offered the biggest ...
Style: light, sweet, feel good, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, female writer, holiday, christmas movie, life philosophy, fall in love, opposites attract, love and romance, relationship vs career, unlikely couple, lifestyle, expert ...
Is relevant ?
 4.1
 868
Cook-Off! (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Amateur 'chefs' from around the country compete for a million dollar prize in the ultimate food fight.
Style: captivating, exciting, entertaining, feel good
Plot: satire, cooking competition, competition, americana, meal, confrontation, contests and competitions, cookery, youth, workplace, cook, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Martha Stewart Living (1996)
Genre:
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Martha Stewart, the Bob Vila of Home Economics, gives tips on everything from cooking and flower arranging to gardening and making homemade Christmas decorations.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cookery, studio, home improvement, strong female presence, interactive, home and garden, crafts and hobbies, explanatory, lifestyle, advice, painting, cooking ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 243
Real Girl (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hikaru Tsutsui is a high school student. He enjoys animation and video games in the virtual world, but he doesn't enjoy his real life. People at his school don't even know he exists. One day, he cleans up the pool at his school with ...
Style: sexy, sincere, touching, humorous, romanticism ...
Audience: teen drama, teen comedy, teens
Plot: teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, love, asian school, best friend, friendship, classmate, celebration, wedding, dating, girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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The Sins of Dorian Gray (1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this version of Oscar Wilde's tale, Dorian Gray is an actress who, desperate to become a worldwide star, makes a deal that switches her soul to her image on film, then proceeds to sleep her way to the top, knowing that she will never age.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: modern day adaptation, corruption, secret life, motorcycle accident, innocence lost, moral corruption, fashion photographer, confession, high rise, manipulation, immortality, murder ...
Time: 20th century
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 6.1
 168
Enoshima Prism (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shuta (Sota Fukushi), Saku (Shuhei Nomura) and Michiru (Tsubasa Honda) have been best friends since they were kids. Tragedy strikes the friends when during the winter of 2010, Saku dies from a heart attack. After Saku's death, Shuta and Michiru ...
Plot: teenager, time travel, japanese woman, time, time traveler, death of friend, legs, island, white coat, tied up, search, public telephone ...
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 5K
Dream Home (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman will go to whatever lengths necessary to obtain her dream home with a view of the sea. This includes driving down the property value and decreasing the occupancy rate by killing her potential neighbors ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder, severed penis, female psychopath, female killer, psychopath, slasher, blind ambition, crimes, deadly, violence spree, gory, plan gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, xian
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 6.3
 129K
Under the Skin (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Switzerland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A seductive alien prowls the streets of Glasgow in search of prey: unsuspecting men who fall under her spell.
Style: surreal, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: alien, femme fatale, deadly creature, hitchhiker, creature, danger, deadly, human nature, on the road, introspection, trap, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland
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 6.4
 191
Love and Lies (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Japanese government carries out a program to increase the birth rate in the country. Their program analyzes gene information from its residents and selects a marriage partner for them. Aoi Nisaka is a high school student. She is in a love ...
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, sweet
Plot: school, love triangle, love, fertility, father son relationship, schoolgirl, parents, teenager, nubile, pretty girl, niece, wedding ...
Time: near future
Place: japan, kyoto japan
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The Miracles of the Namiya General Store (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 2012, Atsuya (Ryosuke Yamada) and his 2 childhood friends do something bad and run into an old general store. They decide to stay there until the morning. Late into the night, Atsuya sees a letter in the mailbox. The letter is addressed to the ...
Plot: short skirt, brother, girl wearing a miniskirt, orphan, singer, mini skirt, orphanage, schoolgirl, office, store, brunette, letter ...
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 416
Old Stone (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, China
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man falls down the stairs, but instead of helping him, the bystanders just take photos with their phones. Lao Shi is a taxi driver and he’s fighting for justice in the darkest recesses of Chinese society. The man who pushed him got into his taxi ...
Plot: chinese man, run over by a car, accident, attempted murder, scooter, iphone, apple, handbag, company, man wearing glasses, television, passenger ...
Place: east asia
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Flying Colours (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A high school girl, Sayaka Kudō was the bottom of the class. After a year, she improved her deviation value from 30 to 70, then passed Keio University that is considered one of the most difficult to enter in Japan.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, surprise ending, sexy
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, high school, school, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, teacher, schoolgirl, japanese teenager, pretty girl, thin attractive girl, university, college ...
Place: japan
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Strange Justice (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "Fact-based story about the sexual harassment suit filed by Anita Hill during the appointment trials of Clarence Thomas for the Supreme Court during the George Bush Presidential administration. The film gives both parties a fairly even ...
Plot: employer employee relationship, republican, doubt, duty, hymn, fair, interview, student, director, senator, message, video store ...
Time: year 1982, year 1991
Place: washington d.c., missouri
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 9K
Hamlet (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Modern day adaptation of Shakespeare's immortal story about Hamlet's plight to avenge his father's murder in New York City.
Style: psychological, cynical, serious, meditative, intense ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, tragic hero, ghost, corporation, poisoning, betrayal, intrigue, vengeance, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 2000
Place: new york, denmark, europe, usa
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Advise & Consent (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A Senate investigation into the President's newly-nominated Secretary of State gives light to a secret from the past, which may not only ruin the candidate, but the President's character as well.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, clever, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: senator, politics, senate, paperboy, politician, secret past, poker game, blackmail, secretary of state, courtroom drama, legal investigation, idealism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s, 70s
Place: washington d.c., usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 2K
The Quest (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: American boy Cody lives in Australia with his guardian, Gaza. Cody is very imaginative, inventive, and inquisitive. He comes accross some strange events happening in Devil's Knob national park associated with an aboriginal myth about "frog ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: bait, national park, frog, child in peril, adventurer, imaginary, young heroes, missing person, memory loss, friendship, parents and children, isolation ...
Time: quarry
Place: australia
Is relevant ?
 4.8
 13K
Shut In (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France, USA, India
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A widowed child psychologist lives in an isolated existence in rural New England. When caught in a deadly winter storm, she must find a way to rescue a young boy before he disappears forever.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, tense, psychotronic
Plot: isolation, single parent, oedipus complex, missing child, murder, nightmare, doctor, psychologist, winter, held captive, family problems, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 984
Skin (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the late Seventies, a Dutch teenager named Frankie, who is the son of a holocaust survivor, lives in a working class area in Holland. Frankie’s mother is taken to hospital in a terminal condition, causing a bigger rift between him and his ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: racism, juvenile delinquency, gang, crimes, vandalism, family problems, estrangement, society, youth, life is a bitch, downfall, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: holland
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 6.6
 16K
Feast of Love (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A meditation on love and its various incarnations, set within a community of friends in Oregon. It is described as an exploration of the magical, mysterious and sometimes painful incarnations of love.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, wedding, drug use, marriage proposal, romance, love, couple relations, looking for love, love and romance, dishonesty, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon, california, san francisco
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