Movies like Almost Friends 2016

A man in his mid-20s, still living at home with his mother and stepfather, puts all his eggs in one basket: the girl who works at his local coffee shop. The problem is, she has a serious boyfriend. As they become closer, the line between friendship and intimacy is blurred, and the situation forces both to examine where they are in their lives.

If you already watched and love Almost Friends, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Almost Friends.

1 Every Day 2018

16-year old Rhiannon falls in love with a mysterious spirit named “A” that inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and “A” work each day to find each other, not knowing what the next day will bring.

Genres:

Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Director:

Michael Sucsy

Writers:

Jesse Andrews (screenplay by), David Levithan (based on the novel by)

Country:

United States of America
6.4

2 Candy Jar 2018

Dueling high school debate champs who are at odds on just about everything forge ahead with ambitious plans to get into the colleges of their dreams.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Ben Shelton

Writer:

Chad Klitzman

Country:

United States of America
5.8

3 Please Stand By 2017

A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in order to boldly go and deliver her 500-page Star Trek script to a writing competition in Hollywood. On an adventure full of laughter and tears, Wendy follows the guiding spirit of Mr. Spock on her journey into the unknown.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Ben Lewin

Writers:

Michael Golamco (screenplay by), Michael Golamco (based on the play by)

Country:

United States of America
6.7

4 When We First Met 2018

Noah spends the perfect first night with the girl of his dreams Avery but gets relegated to the friend zone. He spends the next three years wondering what went wrong - until he gets the unexpected chance to travel back in time and alter that night, and his fate, over and over again.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Fantasy

Director:

Ari Sandel

Country:

United States of America
6.4

5 November Criminals 2017

When Addison investigates the murder of his friend Kevin with the help of Phoebe, they discover that the truth is darker than they had ever imagined.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Sacha Gervasi

Writers:

Steven Knight (screenplay by), Sacha Gervasi (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.3

6 Life Itself 2018

As a young New York couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Dan Fogelman

Writer:

Dan Fogelman

Countries:

Spain, United States of America
6.8

7 Flower 2017

Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to live with the family, Erica finds her domestic and personal life overwhelmed. With Luke and her sidekicks Kala and Claudine in tow, Erica acts out by exposing a high school teacher's dark secret.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Max Winkler

Writers:

Alex McAulay (story by), Alex McAulay | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6

8 Carrie Pilby 2016

Awkward, isolated and disapproving of most of the people around her, a precocious 19-year-old genius is challenged to put her convictions to the test by venturing out on to the NYC dating scene, in this adaptation of Caren Lissner’s best-selling 2003 novel.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Susan Johnson

Writers:

Kara Holden (screenplay by), Caren Lissner (based on the novel by)

Country:

United States of America
6.6

9 1 Night 2016

Thirty-something Elizabeth must decide whether to salvage her disappointing relationship with Drew. Meanwhile, Bea, a worrisome teenager, reconnects with her introverted childhood friend, Andy, at their high school prom. Past and present collide as two couples explore love over the course of one night at a hotel.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Minhal Baig

Writer:

Minhal Baig

Country:

United States of America
5.8

10 Being Charlie 2015

Charlie is a troublesome 18-year-old who breaks out of a youth drug treatment clinic, but when he returns home to Los Angeles, he's given an intervention by his parents and forced to go to an adult rehab. There, he meets a beautiful but troubled girl, Eva, and is forced to battle with drugs, elusive love and divided parents.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Rob Reiner

Writers:

Nick Reiner (screenplay), Matt Elisofon (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6.2

11 Happy Anniversary 2018

A quirky couple spends their three-year dating anniversary looking back at their relationship and contemplating whether they should break up.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Jared Stern

Writer:

Jared Stern

Country:

United States of America
5.7

12 Permission 2017

A woman on the brink of a marriage proposal is told by a friend that she should date other men before spending the rest of her life with her boyfriend.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Drama

Director:

Brian Crano

Writer:

Brian Crano

Country:

United States of America
5.3

13 Newness 2017

In contemporary Los Angeles, two millennials navigating a social media–driven hookup culture begin a relationship that pushes both emotional and physical boundaries.

Genres:

Romance, Drama

Director:

Drake Doremus

Writer:

Ben York Jones

Country:

United States of America
6.4

14 The Only Living Boy In New York 2017

When a young man learns that his overbearing father is having an affair, he tries to stop it, only to be seduced by the older woman as well.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Marc Webb

Writer:

Allan Loeb

Country:

United States of America
6.3

15 The Vanishing Of Sidney Hall 2017

Over the course of 12 years, and three stages of life, Sidney Hall falls in love, writes the book of a generation and then disappears without a trace.

Genres:

Drama, Mystery

Director:

Shawn Christensen

Country:

United States of America
6.9

16 Tramps 2016

A young man and woman find love in an unlikely place while carrying out a shady deal.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Adam Leon

Writers:

Adam Leon (screenplay by), Adam Leon (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.5

17 The Road Within 2014

A young man with Tourette's Syndrome embarks on a road trip with his recently-deceased mother's ashes.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Gren Wells

Writers:

Florian David Fitz (based on an original screenplay by), Gren Wells (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
7.1

18 Men, Women & Children 2014

Follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Jason Reitman

Writers:

Chad Kultgen (based on the novel by), Jason Reitman (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.7

19 Summer '03 2018

A 16-year-old girl and her extended family are left reeling after her calculating grandmother unveils an array of secrets on her deathbed.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Becca Gleason

Writer:

Becca Gleason

Country:

United States of America
5.4

20 In A Relationship 2018

Long-term couple Owen and Hallie are breaking up—or maybe not?—and just as their relationship reaches a turning point, Matt and Willa embark on a romance of their own.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Sam Boyd

Writer:

Sam Boyd (screenplay by)

Countries:

Mexico, United States of America
5.5

21 The Boy Downstairs 2017

A young woman is forced to reflect on her first relationship when she inadvertently moves into her ex boyfriend's apartment building.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy, Drama

Director:

Sophie Brooks

Writer:

Sophie Brooks

Country:

United States of America
5.7

22 The Sweet Life 2016

Kenny is an ice cream vendor in Chicago with a crisp white uniform and an apathetic heart. When he encounters Lolita, a sharp-tongued but despondent insurance actuary, their heated conversation, natural spark and mutual hopelessness lead to an unusual proposal for a meet-cute: to travel to San Francisco, where they will jump off the Golden Gate Bridge together.

Genres:

Romance, Drama, Comedy

Director:

Rob Spera

Writer:

Jared Rappaport

Country:

United States of America
6.2

23 Stella's Last Weekend 2018

Brothers Jack and Oliver reunite to put their beloved dog to sleep. While their zany mother plans a party to celebrate Stella's life, things go awry when the brothers discover they love the same girl.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Polly Draper

Writer:

Polly Draper

Country:

United States of America
6.3

24 Stuck In Love 2012

An acclaimed writer, his ex-wife, and their teenaged children come to terms with the complexities of love in all its forms over the course of one tumultuous year.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Josh Boone

Writer:

Josh Boone

Country:

United States of America
7.2