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Up In The Air (2009)
Drama, Romance

Up In The Air (2009)

Ryan Bingham is a corporate downsizing expert whose cherished life on the road is threatened just as he is on the cusp of reaching ten million frequent flyer miles and just after he's met the frequent-traveler woman of his dreams.

Themes:unemployment,  dying,  unfaithfulness,  loneliness,  racism,  memory,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage,  suicide
Locations:motel,  elevator,  airport,  boat,  snow,  hotel,  church,  school,  beach,  bar
Characters:asian,  dancer
Story:downsizing,  anti feminist,  business trip,  packing a suitcase,  co pilot,  suitcase,  sex in an airplane,  airplane stewardess,  bare butt,  tossing the wedding bouquet,  wedding reception,  hotel room,  crying man,  miami beach florida,  crashing a party,  suicide by jumping off a bridge,  reference to charles lindbergh,  letter of recommendation,  global economic crisis of 2008,  golden laborador,  cornell university,  efficiency expert,  job termination,  lone traveler,  des moines iowa,  people mover,  american airlines,  cardboard cut out,  omaha nebraska,  kansas city missouri,  rap singer,  lawn gnome,  satin blouse,  meet,  tulsa oklahoma,  wichita kansas,  arrested development,  mentoring,  persuasion,  following a dream,  emcee,  shoeshine,  cross country trip,  milwaukee wisconsin,  motivational speaker,  adulteress,  rental car,  google,  jumping off a bridge,  st. louis missouri,  aerial photography,  mentor protege relationship,  title appears in song,  recession,  trolley,  slide show,  luggage,  suspenders,  cross country,  overhead camera shot,  dallas texas,  roadtrip,  san diego california,  sushi,  jet,  passenger,  quitting a job,  climbing through a window,  credit card,  falling into water,  asthma,  detroit michigan,  escalator,  economics,  stereotype,  homecoming,  text messaging,  earphones,  engagement ring,  capitalism,  corporation,  thirty something,  snowing,  job interview,  miami florida,  feminist,  karaoke,  backpack,  cynicism,  butt,  breaking and entering,  athlete,  applause,  twenty something,  las vegas nevada,  manager,  isolation,  split screen,  employer employee relationship,  gym,  speech,  business,  flowers,  san francisco california,  on the road,  champagne,  older man younger woman relationship,  fired from the job,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  businessman,  pilot,  chicago illinois,  van,  journey,  four word title,  eating,  montage,  basketball,  candle,  road trip,  f word,  running,  tears,  rifle,  extramarital affair,  travel,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  mirror,  food,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  voice over narration,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  based on novel,  sex scene,  interview,  dog,  nudity,  kiss,  gun

Rumor Has It... (2005)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rumor Has It... (2005)

Hunky NY lawyer Jeff Daly finally got engaged to fickle Sarah Huttinger, who presents him to her Pasadena family, who all soon take to him, for her sister's wedding to Scott. But Jeff's clever counting makes Sarah realize her dad Earl isn't her biological father. Once movie clues from family indicate as suspect successful author Beau Burroughs, she insists on meeting him. Only like her mother and grandmother, she has a one night-stand with Beau, which may well cost her Jeff. (Read More)

Themes:wedding,  unfaithfulness,  memory,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:airport,  church,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:sex in an airplane,  tossing the wedding bouquet,  wedding reception,  engagement ring,  speech,  san francisco california,  older man younger woman relationship,  pilot,  eating,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  airplane,  mirror,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  family relationships,  dog,  kiss

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Adoration (2013)
Drama, Romance

Adoration (2013)

Lil ('Naomi Watts' (qv)) and Roz ('Robin Wright (V)' (qv)) are two lifelong friends, having grown up together as neighbors in an idyllic beach town. As adults, their sons have developed a friendship as strong as that which binds their mothers. One summer, all four are confronted by simmering emotions that have been mounting between them, and each find unexpected happiness in relationships that cross the bounds of convention. (Read More)

Themes:unfaithfulness,  loneliness,  memory,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:hotel,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  wedding reception,  flowers,  champagne,  eating,  f word,  running,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  computer,  mirror,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  nudity,  kiss

De Rouille Et D'os (2012)
Drama, Romance

De Rouille Et D'os (2012)

Themes:unemployment,  drunkenness,  drinking
Locations:snow,  hotel,  beach
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  text messaging,  job interview,  backpack,  applause,  employer employee relationship,  gym,  champagne,  fired from the job,  van,  eating,  f word,  running,  tears,  rifle,  drink,  computer,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  sex scene,  kiss,  dog,  gun

Almost Famous (2000) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Music

Almost Famous (2000)

William Miller is a 15-year-old kid hired by Rolling Stone magazine to tour with and write about Stillwater, an up and coming rock band. This wonderfully witty coming-of-age film follows William as he falls face first to confront life, love, and lingo.

Themes:unfaithfulness,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity
Locations:elevator,  hotel,  bar
Story:hotel room,  following a dream,  roadtrip,  san diego california,  san francisco california,  on the road,  older man younger woman relationship,  eating,  road trip,  f word,  running,  travel,  drink,  airplane,  food,  swimming pool,  crying,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  interview,  kiss

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A Hologram For The King (2016)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

A Hologram For The King (2016)

Themes:unfaithfulness,  memory,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity
Locations:elevator,  snow,  hotel
Characters:dancer
Story:hotel room,  corporation,  employer employee relationship,  business,  suitcase,  businessman,  montage,  f word,  rifle,  extramarital affair,  drink,  computer,  mirror,  swimming pool,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  party,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  based on novel,  gun,  kiss

The Wolf Of Wall Street (2013)
Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama

The Wolf Of Wall Street (2013)

Jordan Belfort is a Long Island penny stockbroker who served 22 months in prison for defrauding investors in a massive 1990s securities scam that involved widespread corruption on Wall Street and in the corporate banking world, including shoe designer Steve Madden.

Themes:unfaithfulness,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage,  suicide
Locations:elevator,  boat,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:sex in an airplane,  bare butt,  motivational speaker,  sushi,  quitting a job,  credit card,  engagement ring,  miami florida,  applause,  las vegas nevada,  manager,  business,  champagne,  fired from the job,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  businessman,  eating,  montage,  candle,  f word,  running,  extramarital affair,  drink,  airplane,  mirror,  food,  swimming pool,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  party,  photograph,  dancing,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  sex scene,  dog,  gun,  kiss,  interview,  nudity

Lovelace (2013)
Biography, Drama

Lovelace (2013)

Themes:drinking,  marriage
Locations:motel,  airport,  hotel,  beach
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  hotel room,  miami florida,  applause,  flowers,  champagne,  eating,  f word,  running,  drink,  food,  swimming pool,  crying,  telephone call,  party,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  bare chested male,  gun,  kiss,  interview,  nudity

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High-rise (2015) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Drama

High-rise (2015)

Class struggle becomes all too real as a young doctor moves into a modern apartment block in suburban 1975 London. Drugs, drink & debauchery dissolve into murder, mayhem and misogyny in this pseudo-post-apocalyptic breakdown of societal norms.

Themes:unfaithfulness,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  suicide
Locations:elevator
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  earphones,  gym,  champagne,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  eating,  montage,  candle,  f word,  extramarital affair,  drink,  mirror,  food,  voice over narration,  brother sister relationship,  party,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  based on novel,  kiss,  dog,  gun,  nudity

Catch Me If You Can (2002)
Biography, Crime, Drama

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

New Rochelle, the 1960s. High schooler Frank Abagnale Jr. idolizes his father, who's in trouble with the IRS. When his parents separate, Frank runs away to Manhattan with $25 in his checking account, vowing to regain dad's losses and get his parents back together. Just a few years later, the FBI tracks him down in France; he's extradited, tried, and jailed for passing more than $4,000,000 in bad checks. Along the way, he's posed as a Pan Am pilot, a pediatrician, and an attorney. And, from nearly the beginning of this life of crime, he's been pursued by a dour FBI agent, Carl Hanratty. What starts as cat and mouse becomes something akin to father and son. (Read More)

Themes:adultery,  infidelity
Locations:motel,  airport,  snow,  hotel,  church,  bar
Story:co pilot,  wedding reception,  overhead camera shot,  job interview,  miami florida,  speech,  suitcase,  champagne,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  businessman,  pilot,  montage,  f word,  extramarital affair,  travel,  airplane,  swimming pool,  voice over narration,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  sex scene,  dog

The Last Kiss (2006)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

The Last Kiss (2006)

Michael and Jenna, having been a couple for three years, want to get married and start a family. These plans seem to be well on their way when Jenna announces that she's pregnant. But Michael is worried that his life and his youth will be over for good. At a wedding of a friend, he meets a free-spirited college co-ed, Kim, who opens his eyes and leads him on a dangerous path away from Jenna. Meanwhile, none of the relationships of the people surrounding Michael and Jenna are happy and stable. Michael's friend Izzy is unwilling to let go of his childhood sweetheart Arianna; Kenny is a handsome stud who fears commitment to his latest conquest Danielle; and Chris is a co-worker who is dominated by his neurotic and overbearing wife over raising their newborn son. Even Jenna's parents, Stephen and Anna, are experiencing problems in their long-suffering marriage. This is why The Last Kiss (2006) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009). (Read More)

Themes:dying,  unfaithfulness,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:boat
Story:bare butt,  wedding reception,  thirty something,  twenty something,  champagne,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  airplane,  swimming pool,  crying,  telephone call,  party,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  kiss

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Broken Flowers (2005)
Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance

Broken Flowers (2005)

The resolutely single Don Johnston has just been dumped by his latest lover, Sherry. Don resigns himself to being alone yet again and left to his own devices. Instead, he is compelled to reflect on his past when he receives by mail a mysterious pink letter. It is from an anonymous former lover and informs him that he has a 19-year-old son who may now be looking for his father. Don is urged to investigate this "mystery" by his closest friend and neighbor, Winston, an amateur sleuth and family man. Hesitant to travel at all, Don nonetheless embarks on a cross-country trek in search of clues from four former flames. Unannounced visits to each of these unique women hold new surprises for Don as he haphazardly confronts both his past and, consequently, his present. (Read More)

Themes:loneliness,  memory,  marriage
Locations:motel,  airport,  hotel
Story:airplane stewardess,  rental car,  cross country,  passenger,  flowers,  on the road,  older man younger woman relationship,  businessman,  journey,  road trip,  travel,  computer,  airplane,  cell phone,  crying,  brother sister relationship,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships

Leap Year (2010) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Comedy, Romance

Leap Year (2010)

A woman who has an elaborate scheme to propose to her boyfriend on Leap Day, an Irish tradition which occurs every time the date February 29 rolls around, faces a major setback when bad weather threatens to derail her planned trip to Dublin. With the help of an innkeeper, however, her cross-country odyssey just might result in her getting engaged. (Read More)

Themes:wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  marriage
Locations:airport,  boat,  snow,  hotel,  church,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:wedding reception,  meet,  cross country,  cynicism,  suitcase,  on the road,  van,  journey,  eating,  road trip,  running,  tears,  travel,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  kiss,  dog

Efter Brylluppet (2006)
Drama

Efter Brylluppet (2006)

Jacob Pederson lives in shanty surroundings in Bombay, India, and assists in the running of Anand Orphanage and School. He had attempted a number of projects to assist orphans, including child prostitutes - all quite in vain. He has adopted a young male orphan, Pramod, and takes special care of him. With growing pressure on the facilities, which is on the verge bankruptcy, the orphanage receives an offer of funding from wealthy Danish citizen, Jorgen, which may put an end to its problems. In order to obtain the money, Jacob must travel to Copenhagen, meet with Jorgen, get financial assistance, and be back to celebrate Pramod's 8th birthday. He sets forth, is received by Christian Refner, an employee and future son-in-law of Jorgen. Jacob is shown all possible courtesy and even housed in a posh apartment. He subsequently meets with Jorgen, shows him video-tapes and submits that a few Kroner could really save several lives which would otherwise succumb to minor illnesses and infections. Jorgen views the videos, but does not display much interest. He invites Jacob to attend his daughter's wedding. Jacob does attend the ceremony, is introduced to Helene, Jorgen's wife; the bride, Anna; and Jorgen's twins - Martin and Morten. After the wedding ceremony, Christian makes a speech. Quite unconventionally, Anna also decides to make a speech - it is this speech that will shatter Jacob's world, slowly make him realize that this invitation to Copenhagen was a ploy to not only ensnare him but also prevent him from returning to India. (Read More)

Themes:wedding,  dying,  unfaithfulness,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:airport,  hotel,  church,  school
Characters:dancer
Story:meet,  businessman,  wedding reception,  travel,  speech,  eating,  running,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  computer,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  kiss,  dog

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Imagine Me & You (2005)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Imagine Me & You (2005)

Rachel is a nice girl who is going to marry with Hector ('Heck'), her longtime boyfriend. While she is working in the wedding preparations she meets Luce, wedding's florist, unexpectedly falling in love to her and discovering what is having love feeling to another woman. Unable to stop her Rachel meets Luce a few times hiding it to her family, specially her mother Tessa because she contracted Luce. At the same time that Heck tries to win the affection of his parents-in-law, above all the eccentric father-in-law Ned, Rachel tries following with the daily life and marriage with her husband, but the love and passion she feels for Luce causes a secret affair between both women, and a doubt in Rachel about the life she wants for herself. (Read More)

Themes:unfaithfulness,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:church,  school
Characters:dancer
Story:wedding reception,  twenty something,  speech,  champagne,  four word title,  eating,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  family relationships,  dog

Another Year (2010)
Comedy, Drama

Another Year (2010)

A married couple who have managed to remain blissfully happy into their autumn years, are surrounded over the course of the four seasons of one average year by friends, colleagues, and family who all seem to suffer some degree of unhappiness. This is why Another Year (2010) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009). (Read More)

Themes:unfaithfulness,  loneliness,  memory,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity
Story:earphones,  employer employee relationship,  flowers,  suitcase,  champagne,  older man younger woman relationship,  eating,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  computer,  mirror,  food,  crying,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  kiss

The Spectacular Now (2013) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

The Spectacular Now (2013)

Sutter Keely lives in the now. It's a good place for him. A high school senior, charming and self-possessed, he's the life of the party, loves his job at a men's clothing store, and has no plans for the future. A budding alcoholic, he's never far from his supersized, whiskey-fortified thirst-master cup. But after being dumped by his girlfriend, Sutter gets drunk and wakes up on a lawn with Aimee Finecky hovering over him. She's different: the "nice girl" who reads science fiction and doesn't have a boyfriend. While Aimee has dreams of a future, Sutter lives in the impressive delusion of a spectacular now, yet somehow, they're drawn together. (Read More)

Themes:memory,  drunkenness,  drinking,  marriage
Locations:school,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:crying man,  text messaging,  backpack,  fired from the job,  montage,  f word,  tears,  drink,  computer,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  voice over narration,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  based on novel,  kiss

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Y Tu Mama Tambien (2001)
Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance

Y Tu Mama Tambien (2001)

In Mexico City, late teen friends Tenoch Iturbide and Julio Zapata are feeling restless as their respective girlfriends are traveling together through Europe before they all begin the next phase of their lives at college. At a lavish family wedding, Tenoch and Julio meet Luisa Cortes, the twenty-something wife of Tenoch's cousin Jano, the two who have just moved to Mexico from Spain. Tenoch and Julio try to impress the beautiful Luisa by telling her that they will be taking a trip to the most beautiful secluded beach in Mexico called la Boca del Cielo (translated to Heaven's Mouth), the trip and the beach which in reality don't exist. When Luisa learns of Jano's latest marital indiscretion straight from the horse's mouth, she takes Tenoch and Julio's offer to go along on this road trip, meaning that Tenoch and Julio have to pull together quickly a road trip to a non-existent beach. They decide to head toward one suggested by their friend Saba, who seems a little confused himself of this beach's location. On the road trip, which ends up not being totally harmonious, the three go on a trip of discovery. For Luisa, she has to figure out what to do with her immediate future based on the news from Jano and a secret she is keeping. And Tenoch and Julio have to figure out what their friendship really means as they grow up. (Read More)

Themes:wedding,  unfaithfulness,  memory,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:beach,  airport,  boat,  hotel
Characters:dancer
Story:meet,  bare butt,  road trip,  suitcase,  on the road,  eating,  f word,  tears,  rifle,  extramarital affair,  drink,  airplane,  food,  swimming pool,  crying,  voice over narration,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  nudity,  kiss,  dog

The Good Girl (2002)
Drama, Romance

The Good Girl (2002)

The plot revolves around a young married woman whose mundane life takes a turn for the worse when she strikes up a passionate and illicit affair with an oddball discount-store stock boy who thinks he's Holden Caulfield.

Themes:unfaithfulness,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage,  suicide
Locations:motel,  church
Story:bare butt,  adulteress,  thirty something,  twenty something,  employer employee relationship,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  crying,  voice over narration,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  sex scene,  gun,  dog,  kiss

The Matador (2005)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller

The Matador (2005)

A chance encounter between a travelling salesman and a lonely hitman triggers a strangely profound relationship which provokes each to act in ways neither would have imagined possible. Fate steps in to form a friendship between two men from irreconcilable worlds that will alter the lives of both forever. (Read More)

Themes:drunkenness,  drinking
Locations:airport,  snow,  hotel,  church,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:business trip,  hotel room,  overhead camera shot,  snowing,  las vegas nevada,  business,  suitcase,  businessman,  candle,  rifle,  travel,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  mirror,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  photograph,  dancing,  father son relationship,  kiss,  dog,  gun

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The Best Years Of Our Lives (1946) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Drama, Romance, War

The Best Years Of Our Lives (1946)

The story concentrates on the social re-adjustment of three World War II servicemen, each from a different station of society. Al Stephenson returns to an influential banking position, but finds it hard to reconcile his loyalties to ex-servicemen with new commercial realities. Fred Derry is an ordinary working man who finds it difficult to hold down a job or pick up the threads of his marriage. Having had both hands burnt off during the war, Homer Parrish is unsure that his fiancee's feelings are still those of love and not those of pity. Each of the veterans faces a crisis upon his arrival, and each crisis is a microcosm of the experiences of many American warriors who found an alien world awaiting them when they came marching home. This is why The Best Years Of Our Lives (1946) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009). (Read More)

Themes:unemployment,  unfaithfulness,  memory,  wedding,  drunkenness,  marriage,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity
Locations:elevator,  airport,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:homecoming,  job interview,  athlete,  applause,  twenty something,  employer employee relationship,  speech,  flowers,  fired from the job,  pilot,  eating,  tears,  rifle,  extramarital affair,  drink,  airplane,  mirror,  food,  crying,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  based on novel,  kiss

Deception (2008)
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Deception (2008)

Cat and mouse. Jonathan McQuarry is an auditor in Manhattan, moving from office to office checking their books. While working late, a smooth and well-dressed man named Wyatt Bose chats Jonathan up, offers him a joint, and soon they're pals. When their cell phones are accidentally swapped, Jonathan answers Wyatt's phone to a series of women asking if he's free tonight. Jonathan discovers it's a sex club: busy powerful people meet each other anonymously in hotels. Jonathan falls for one of the club members, whom he knows only as "S," whom he's also seen on a subway. When she goes missing, patterns emerge and Jonathan faces demands involving violence and lots of money. (Read More)

Themes:loneliness,  drinking
Locations:elevator,  snow,  hotel,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:hotel room,  meet,  snowing,  businessman,  eating,  montage,  f word,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  mirror,  food,  cell phone,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  photograph,  dancing,  sex scene,  kiss,  gun

Enter The Void (2009)
Drama, Fantasy

Enter The Void (2009)

Tokyo's nasty underside, seen primarily through the eyes of Oscar, a heavy drug user, whose sister Linda is a stripper. Oscar also has flashbacks to his childhood when trauma upends the siblings. Oscar's drug-fed hallucinations alter Tokyo's already-disconcerting nights, and after the police shoot him, he can float above and look down: on his sister's sorrow, on the rooms of a love hotel, and on life at even a molecular level. The spectrum's colors can be beautiful; it's people's colorless lives that can be ugly. And what of afterlife, is there more than a void? (Read More)

Themes:dying,  adultery
Locations:motel,  elevator,  airport,  hotel,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  hotel room,  overhead camera shot,  older man younger woman relationship,  fired from the job,  eating,  f word,  running,  tears,  airplane,  mirror,  food,  crying,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  gun,  kiss

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In Good Company (2004)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

In Good Company (2004)

Dan is a 51 year old executive who learns that his company is being restructured and he is being demoted. Carter, who is 26, replaces him. Dan who has two teenage daughters with another on the way, decides to suck it up and work for Carter. Dan and Carter's working relationship is tested when Carter begins a relationship with Alex, who is Dan's daughter. (Read More)

Themes:unemployment,  unfaithfulness,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:elevator,  school,  beach,  bar
Story:downsizing,  sushi,  corporation,  applause,  twenty something,  employer employee relationship,  speech,  business,  businessman,  basketball,  tears,  extramarital affair,  computer,  food,  cell phone,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  family relationships

Youth (2015) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance

Youth (2015)

Fred and Mick, two old friends, are on vacation in an elegant hotel at the foot of the Alps. Fred, a composer and conductor, is now retired. Mick, a film director, is still working. They look with curiosity and tenderness on their children's confused lives, Mick's enthusiastic young writers, and the other hotel guests. While Mick scrambles to finish the screenplay for what he imagines will be his last important film, Fred has no intention of resuming his musical career. But someone wants at all costs to hear him conduct again. (Read More)

Themes:unfaithfulness,  memory,  adultery,  infidelity,  suicide
Locations:elevator,  boat,  hotel
Characters:dancer
Story:airplane stewardess,  earphones,  applause,  flowers,  champagne,  eating,  montage,  f word,  extramarital affair,  airplane,  food,  swimming pool,  telephone call,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  sex scene,  kiss

Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006)
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006)

Despondent over his breakup with Desiree, Zia slashes his wrists and goes to an afterlife peopled by suicides, a high-desert landscape dotted by old tires, burned-out cars, and abandoned sofas. He gets a job in a pizza joint. By chance, Zia learns that Desiree offed herself a few months after he did, and she's looking for him. He sets off with Eugene (an electrocuted Russian rocker) to find her, and they pick up a hitchhiker, Mikal, who's looking for the People in Charge, believing she's there by mistake. They're soon at the camp of Kneller, where casual miracles proliferate. They hear rumors of a miraculous king. Can Zia find Desiree? Then what? Where there's death there's hope. This is why Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009). (Read More)

Themes:dying,  memory,  drunkenness,  drinking,  suicide
Locations:snow,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:meet,  slide show,  roadtrip,  flowers,  on the road,  journey,  eating,  basketball,  road trip,  tears,  rifle,  drink,  computer,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  dog,  kiss,  gun

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Made Of Honor (2008)
Comedy, Romance

Made Of Honor (2008)

Made of Honor revolves around Tom and Hannah, who have been platonic friends for 10 years. He's a serial dater, while she wants marriage but hasn't found Mr. Right. Just as Tom is starting to think that he is relationship material after all, Hannah gets engaged. When she asks Tom to be her "maid" of honor, he reluctantly agrees just so he can attempt to stop the wedding and woo her. (Read More)

Themes:loneliness,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  marriage
Locations:church,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:wedding reception,  cornell university,  engagement ring,  twenty something,  basketball,  drink,  airplane,  food,  cell phone,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  dog,  kiss

Brooklyn (2015)
Drama, Romance

Brooklyn (2015)

In late 1951, Eilis Lacey, a young Irish girl, emigrates to Brooklyn. Sponsored by Father Flood, a priest from her native town Enniscorthy, she is assured to find a full-time job there. But the early days are tough, seasickness being soon replaced by loneliness and homesickness, two feelings all the more acutely felt by Eilis for having had to leave behind her widowed mother and her dear sister Rose. She nevertheless little by little manages to find her footing by adapting to her job as a salesgirl, by studying bookkeeping at Brooklyn College as well as with a little help from both Father Flood and Mrs. Kehoe, the owner of the boarding school she now lives in. And not only does graduation follow but love shows its face in Tony, an Italian-American plumber, full of adoration and respect for her. They end up marrying, although keeping the thing secret. It is at that point that tragedy strikes inciting Eilis to return to Enniscorthy to support her mother morally. And there a strange thing happens : she gradually gets lured by the charms of her native place, going far as to let herself be wooed by Jim Farrell, a young local. (Read More)

Themes:loneliness,  wedding,  drinking,  marriage
Locations:snow,  school,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:packing a suitcase,  trolley,  engagement ring,  snowing,  applause,  twenty something,  employer employee relationship,  flowers,  suitcase,  journey,  eating,  f word,  tears,  travel,  drink,  mirror,  food,  crying,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  based on novel,  sex scene,  kiss

Woman In Gold (2015) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Biography, Drama, History

Woman In Gold (2015)

Maria Altman sought to regain a world famous painting of her aunt plundered by the Nazis during World War II. She did so not just to regain what was rightfully hers, but also to obtain some measure of justice for the death, destruction, and massive art theft perpetrated by the Nazis.

Themes:memory,  drinking
Locations:elevator,  airport,  hotel
Characters:dancer
Story:crying man,  quitting a job,  job interview,  cynicism,  applause,  speech,  montage,  f word,  running,  tears,  rifle,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  mirror,  crying,  telephone call,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships

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Conviction (2010)
Biography, Drama

Conviction (2010)

Betty Anne Waters (Swank) is a high school dropout who spent nearly two decades working as a single mother while putting herself through law school, tirelessly trying to beat the system and overturn her brother's (Rockwell) unjust murder conviction.

Themes:drinking,  marriage,  suicide
Locations:school,  church,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  climbing through a window,  homecoming,  breaking and entering,  isolation,  champagne,  eating,  basketball,  running,  tears,  drink,  computer,  mirror,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  nudity,  gun,  dog

Nurse Betty (2000)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance

Nurse Betty (2000)

A Kansas City waitress with dreams of becoming a nurse becomes delusional after seeing her no-good car salesman husband murdered. Becoming delusional from shock, she becomes convinced that she is the former fiancee of her soap opera idol. What she also believes is that the soap opera is real and goes to LA to find the hospital where he works as a cardiologist. Meanwhile, her husband's murderers are searching for the drugs stolen by her husband and, as luck would have it, they are stored in the trunk of the car she drove off in. Freeman, an aging hit man planning his retirement after this job, also becomes delusional about the woman he is tracking. This is why Nurse Betty (2000) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009). (Read More)

Themes:drinking,  infidelity
Locations:motel,  bar
Story:hotel room,  crying man,  cardboard cut out,  cross country trip,  cross country,  roadtrip,  cynicism,  on the road,  suitcase,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  journey,  road trip,  tears,  drink,  computer,  swimming pool,  crying,  telephone call,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  gun,  kiss,  nudity

Ray (2004)
Biography, Drama, Music

Ray (2004)

The story of Ray Charles, music legend. Told in his adult live with flashbacks to his youth we see his humble origins in Florida, his turbulent childhood which included losing his brother and then his sight, his rise as pianist in a touring band, his writing his own songs and running his own band and then stardom. Also includes his addiction to drugs and its affect on his working life and family life. (Read More)

Themes:unfaithfulness,  racism,  memory,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:hotel,  church,  beach
Characters:dancer
Story:st. louis missouri,  dallas texas,  applause,  san francisco california,  suitcase,  fired from the job,  businessman,  montage,  running,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  swimming pool,  crying,  dancing,  father son relationship,  dog,  kiss

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Blue Valentine (2010) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Drama, Romance

Blue Valentine (2010)

Dean Pereira and Cindy Heller Pereira are a young, working class married couple - Dean currently working as a painter, and Cindy working as a nurse in a medical clinic - with a young daughter named Frankie. Despite their relatively tender ages, they are both ravaged by the life they've eked out together and by the experiences they've had leading into their marriage. Dean, a high school drop out, comes from a broken home, where he never really had a mother figure. He never saw himself getting married or having a family despite falling in love at first sight with Cindy. He doesn't have any professional ambition beyond his current work - which he enjoys since he feels he can knock off a beer at 8 o'clock in the morning without it affecting his work - although Cindy believes he has so much more potential in life. Cindy also comes from a dysfunctional family, with her own mother and father not setting an example of a harmonious married or family life. One of her previous serious relationships was with Bobby Ontario, that relationship which has a profound affect on many aspects of her marriage to Dean. Dean and Cindy head off on an overnight getaway together without Frankie, the getaway which may provide a clearer picture if their marriage can survive its many issues. (Read More)

Themes:wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  marriage
Locations:motel,  school
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  climbing through a window,  earphones,  job interview,  backpack,  applause,  flowers,  suitcase,  eating,  montage,  f word,  running,  tears,  drink,  mirror,  food,  crying,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  sex scene,  dog,  kiss

Goal! (2005)
Drama, Romance, Sport

Goal! (2005)

Santiago's father, Hernan Munez, smuggled his penniless Mexican family over the US border to seek a better, albeit modest future in L.A. Eldest son Santiago dreams of more, like native Angelinos, then joining Hernan's gardening firm. His change arrives when a British ex-pro spots him as an exceptional soccer natural and promises he can arrange a real British talent scout to check him out. Although that falls trough and dad forbids it, Santiago accepts grandma's savings to try out with English premier league club Newcastle. Despite his asthma, he gets in and befriends the freshly transferred, desperately undisciplined bad boy star scorer, party animal Gavin Harris, who becomes his bothersome house-mate, a recipe for trouble and yet each's salvation. (Read More)

Themes:drinking
Locations:airport,  boat,  church,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:asthma,  athlete,  gym,  fired from the job,  montage,  running,  tears,  drink,  airplane,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  party,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  kiss

The Fifth Estate (2013)
Biography, Drama, Thriller

The Fifth Estate (2013)

The story begins as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (Benedict Cumberbatch) and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg (Daniel Bruhl) team up to become underground watchdogs of the privileged and powerful. On a shoestring, they create a platform that allows whistle-blowers to anonymously leak covert data, shining a light on the dark recesses of government secrets and corporate crimes. Soon, they are breaking more hard news than the world's most legendary media organizations combined. But when Assange and Berg gain access to the biggest trove of confidential intelligence documents in U.S. history, they battle each other and a defining question of our time: what are the costs of keeping secrets in a free society-and what are the costs of exposing them? (Read More)

Themes:drunkenness,  drinking
Locations:airport,  snow,  hotel,  church,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:escalator,  text messaging,  snowing,  backpack,  applause,  split screen,  fired from the job,  eating,  montage,  f word,  tears,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  mirror,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  kiss

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Thank You For Smoking (2005)
Comedy, Drama

Thank You For Smoking (2005)

The chief spokesperson and lobbyist Nick Naylor is the Vice-President of the Academy of Tobacco Studies. He is talented in speaking and spins argument to defend the cigarette industry in the most difficult situations. His best friends are Polly Bailey that works in the Moderation Council in alcohol business, and Bobby Jay Bliss of the gun business own advisory group SAFETY. They frequently meet each other in a bar and they self-entitle the Mod Squad a.k.a. Merchants of Death, disputing which industry has killed more people. Nick's greatest enemy is Vermont's Senator Ortolan Finistirre, who defends in the Senate the use a skull and crossed bones in the cigarette packs. Nick's son Joey Naylor lives with his mother, and has the chance to know his father in a business trip. When the ambitious reporter Heather Holloway betrays Nick disclosing confidences he had in bed with her, his life turns upside-down. But Nick is good in what he does for the mortgage. This is why Thank You For Smoking (2005) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009). (Read More)

Themes:drunkenness,  drinking,  marriage
Locations:elevator,  hotel,  school,  bar
Characters:asian
Story:business trip,  airplane stewardess,  meet,  capitalism,  corporation,  applause,  manager,  split screen,  business,  fired from the job,  businessman,  pilot,  van,  eating,  f word,  rifle,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  food,  cell phone,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  photograph,  father son relationship,  based on novel,  interview,  gun

In Her Shoes (2005) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

In Her Shoes (2005)

Two sisters, plus a dead mother, a remarried father, and a hostile step-mother. The sisters, each in her way, have perfected the art of losing. The elder, Rose, is an attorney, responsible, lonely, with a closet full of shoes. The younger is Maggie, beautiful, selfish, and irresponsible. Her drunken behavior gets her tossed by her step-mother from her dad's house; worse behavior gets her tossed from Rose's apartment. Then, while searching in her father's desk for money to filch, Maggie finds an address; the past and the future open up to her and, with any luck, may open to her sister as well. (Read More)

Themes:unemployment,  loneliness,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  marriage,  suicide
Locations:snow,  hotel,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:business trip,  miami beach florida,  meet,  slide show,  sushi,  credit card,  engagement ring,  chicago illinois,  eating,  basketball,  tears,  drink,  computer,  food,  party,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  family relationships,  based on novel,  kiss,  dog

Hair (1979)
Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, War

Hair (1979)

This movie, based on the cult Broadway musical of the 60s, tells a story about Claude, a young man from Oklahoma who comes to New York City. There he strikes up a friendship with a group of hippies, led by Berger, and falls in love with Sheila, a girl from a rich family. However, their happiness is short because Claude must go to the Vietnam war. (Read More)

Themes:wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking
Locations:snow,  church,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  falling into water,  flowers,  journey,  eating,  basketball,  candle,  running,  tears,  rifle,  drink,  airplane,  food,  crying,  party,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  dog,  nudity

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Fish Tank (2009)
Drama

Fish Tank (2009)

Mia, an aggressive fifteen-year-old girl, lives on an Essex estate with her tarty mother, Joanne, and precocious little sister Tyler. She has been thrown out of school and is awaiting admission to a referrals unit and spends her days aimlessly. She begins an uneasy friendship with Joanne's slick boyfriend, Connor, who encourages her one interest, dancing. (Read More)

Themes:unfaithfulness,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity
Locations:school
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  climbing through a window,  breaking and entering,  older man younger woman relationship,  running,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  mirror,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  dog,  nudity,  kiss

Gomorra (2008)
Crime, Drama

Gomorra (2008)

"Gomorra" is a contemporary Neapolitan mob drama that exposes Italy's criminal underbelly by telling five stories of individuals who think they can make their own compact with Camorra, the area's Mafia.

Themes:unemployment,  wedding,  drinking
Locations:airport,  boat,  beach
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  quitting a job,  thirty something,  miami florida,  applause,  twenty something,  champagne,  rifle,  travel,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  mirror,  dancing,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  gun

Elizabethtown (2005) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Elizabethtown (2005)

After causing a loss of almost one billion dollars in his company, the shoe designer Drew Baylor decides to commit suicide. However, in the exact moment of his act of despair, he receives a phone call from his sister telling him that his beloved father had just died in Elizabethtown, and he should bring him back since his mother had problem with the relatives of his father. He travels in an empty red eye flight and meets the attendant Claire Colburn, who changes his view and perspective of life. This is why Elizabethtown (2005) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009). (Read More)

Themes:dying,  wedding,  drunkenness,  drinking,  suicide,  marriage
Locations:airport,  hotel,  church
Characters:dancer
Story:airplane stewardess,  hotel room,  rental car,  homecoming,  corporation,  business,  on the road,  fired from the job,  eating,  basketball,  road trip,  running,  tears,  travel,  drink,  computer,  airplane,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  voice over narration,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  photograph,  dancing,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  kiss,  dog

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Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
Comedy, Drama

Sunshine Cleaning (2008)

A family. Rose and Norah, in Albuquerque, lost their mother when they were young. Rose is responsible - a housecleaner, raising her seven-year-old son Oscar. She's also having an affair with Mac, a married cop, her high-school sweetheart. Norah can't hold a job. Their dad, Joe, is quirky. When Oscar is expelled for odd behavior, Rose wants to earn enough to send him to private school. Mac suggests she clean up after crime scenes, suicides, and deaths that go undiscovered for awhile. Rose enlists Norah, and Sunshine Cleaners is born. Norah bonds with the dead, Rose finds out that it's a regulated business, and complications arise. Can a family marked by tragedy sort things out? (Read More)

Themes:unfaithfulness,  memory,  adultery,  infidelity,  suicide
Locations:motel,  elevator,  school
Story:bare butt,  business,  fired from the job,  van,  montage,  candle,  tears,  extramarital affair,  mirror,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  party,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  family relationships,  kiss

Die Welle (2008)
Drama, Thriller

Die Welle (2008)

High school teacher, Rainer Wegner, may be popular with the students, but he's also unorthodox. He's forced to teach autocracy for the school's project week. He's less than enthusiastic at first, but the response of the students is surprising to say the least. He forces the students to become more invested in the prospect of self rule, and soon the class project has its own power and eerily starts to resemble Germany's past. Can Wegner and his class realize what's happening before the horrors start repeating themselves? (Read More)

Themes:unemployment,  suicide
Locations:school
Characters:dancer
Story:escalator,  economics,  backpack,  applause,  eating,  montage,  candle,  f word,  tears,  computer,  food,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  brother sister relationship,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  based on novel,  gun,  kiss

Blow (2001)
Biography, Crime, Drama

Blow (2001)

A boy named George Jung grows up in a struggling family in the 1950's. His mother nags at her husband as he is trying to make a living for the family. It is finally revealed that George's father cannot make a living and the family goes bankrupt. George does not want the same thing to happen to him, and his friend Tuna, in the 1960's, suggests that he deal marijuana. He is a big hit in California in the 1960's, yet he goes to jail, where he finds out about the wonders of cocaine. As a result, when released, he gets rich by bringing cocaine to America. However, he soon pays the price. (Read More)

Themes:loneliness,  wedding,  drinking,  adultery,  marriage
Locations:snow,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:airplane stewardess,  miami beach florida,  meet,  miami florida,  business,  suitcase,  pilot,  chicago illinois,  van,  montage,  drink,  airplane,  swimming pool,  voice over narration,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  gun

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August Rush (2007) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Drama, Music

August Rush (2007)

The story of a charismatic young Irish guitarist and a sheltered young cellist who have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square, but are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York and cared for by a mysterious stranger, August uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth. (Read More)

Themes:drinking
Locations:snow,  church,  school
Characters:dancer
Story:following a dream,  flowers,  san francisco california,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  eating,  basketball,  tears,  drink,  food,  crying,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  party,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  kiss

La Grande Bellezza (2013)
Drama

La Grande Bellezza (2013)

Journalist Jep Gambardella has charmed and seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades. Since the legendary success of his one and only novel, he has been a permanent fixture in the city's literary and social circles, but when his sixty-fifth birthday coincides with a shock from the past, Jep finds himself unexpectedly taking stock of his life, turning his cutting wit on himself and his contemporaries, and looking past the extravagant nightclubs, parties, and cafes to find Rome in all its glory: a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty. This is why La Grande Bellezza (2013) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009). (Read More)

Themes:memory,  wedding,  drinking,  suicide
Locations:elevator,  church,  beach
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  wedding reception,  applause,  champagne,  eating,  montage,  candle,  f word,  drink,  food,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  party,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  bare chested male,  dog,  kiss

21 Grams (2003)
Crime, Drama, Thriller

21 Grams (2003)

This is the story of three well-meaning but flawed people: Paul Rivers, an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English emigre; Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife, happily married homemaker with two young daughters, with hiding a secret past; and Jack Jordan, an ex-convict who has found in his Christian faith the strength to live a law-abiding life and raise a family. They will be brought together by a terrible accident that will change their lives. By the final frame, none of them will be the same as they will have learnt harsh truths about love, faith, courage, desire and guilt, and how chance can change our worlds irretrievably, forever. (Read More)

Themes:dying,  unfaithfulness,  loneliness,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage,  suicide
Locations:motel,  snow,  church,  bar
Story:thirty something,  basketball,  tears,  extramarital affair,  drink,  computer,  food,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  party,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  gun,  kiss

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The Hundred-foot Journey (2014)
Comedy, Drama

The Hundred-foot Journey (2014)

The family of talented cook, Hassan Kadam, has a life filled with both culinary delights and profound loss. Drifting through Europe after fleeing political violence in India that killed the family restaurant business and their mother, the Kadams arrive in France. Once there, a chance auto accident and the kindness of a young woman, Marguerite, in the village of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val inspires Papa Kadam to set up a Indian restaurant there. Unfortunately, this puts the Kadams in direct competition with the snobbish Madame Mallory's acclaimed haute cuisine establishment across the street where Marguerite also works as a sous-chef. The resulting rivalry eventually escalates in personal intensity until it goes too far. In response, there is a bridging of sides initiated by Hassan, Marguerite and Madame Mallory herself, both professional and personal, that encourages an understanding that will change both sides forever. (Read More)

Themes:racism,  memory,  drinking
Locations:snow,  hotel,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:business,  suitcase,  champagne,  fired from the job,  van,  journey,  eating,  montage,  candle,  drink,  airplane,  food,  cell phone,  crying,  voice over narration,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  based on novel,  kiss,  dog

Into The Wild (2007) is one of the best movies like Up In The Air (2009)
Adventure, Biography, Drama

Into The Wild (2007)

Based on a true story. After graduating from Emory University, Christopher McCandless abandoned his possessions, gave his entire savings account to charity, and hitchhiked to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters who shape his life.

Themes:dying,  unfaithfulness,  memory,  drunkenness,  drinking,  adultery,  infidelity,  marriage
Locations:boat,  snow,  church,  beach,  bar
Characters:dancer
Story:bare butt,  following a dream,  overhead camera shot,  credit card,  backpack,  applause,  twenty something,  isolation,  split screen,  on the road,  van,  journey,  road trip,  f word,  running,  tears,  rifle,  drink,  crying,  voice over narration,  brother sister relationship,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  dancing,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  bare chested male,  nudity,  dog

Away We Go (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Away We Go (2009)

Burt Farlander and Verona De Tessant are a couple steeped in eccentricity and irregularity but are very much in love. So when they find out that Verona is pregnant they seem to be taking it in their stride. Verona is enjoying pregnancy, Burt is already practicing skill that he believes a good father should have, and they living in the same state as Burt's parents, Jerry and Gloria, so that their prospective daughter can have grandparents. However, things are shaken up when Burt and Verona go to dinner at Jerry and Gloria's house, as Burt's parents reveal a surprising piece of news. They have decided to move to Antwerp in Belguim a month before the baby is due, scuppering Burt and Verona's plans of having their children's grandparents around. Because Verona lost her parents when she was relatively young, she finds this news very hard to take, but the resilient couple quickly find a way to turn it in to a positive. It becomes obvious that this is what the pair needed, as they decide to embark on a search for the right place for them to raise their daughter. They go to every place they can think of, meeting family and friends along the way, with laughter and sadness, this is a road trip the couple will never forget. (Read More)

Themes:drinking,  marriage
Locations:motel,  airport,  hotel,  bar
Story:people mover,  meet,  cross country trip,  cross country,  roadtrip,  job interview,  miami florida,  cynicism,  on the road,  journey,  eating,  candle,  road trip,  tears,  drink,  airplane,  food,  swimming pool,  cell phone,  crying,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  family relationships,  interview,  kiss

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