20 Movies Like Disappearing Acts

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Love Jones

Love Jones
Love Jones
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Theodore Witcher
Actors: Larenz Tate, Nia Long, Isaiah Washington
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Love Jones” is a romantic drama film that follows the complex relationship between a poet and a photographer as they navigate love, passion, and artistic pursuits in the vibrant city of Chicago. It explores themes of love, creativity, and the challenges of maintaining a romantic connection in the face of personal and professional aspirations.

Brown Sugar

Brown Sugar
Brown Sugar
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Awards: 2 wins & 18 nominations
Writer: Michael Elliot, Rick Famuyiwa
Actors: Taye Diggs, Sanaa Lathan, Yasiin Bey
Language: English
Country: United States
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The movie “Brown Sugar” is a romantic comedy that follows the story of two best friends who are both hip-hop enthusiasts and face challenges as they navigate their careers and personal relationships. As they struggle with the pressures of success and love, they question whether their friendship can evolve into something more.

Love & Basketball

Love
Love
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Gaspar Noé
Actors: Aomi Muyock, Karl Glusman, Klara Kristin
Language: English, French
Country: France, Belgium
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“Love & Basketball” is a romantic drama that follows the lives of two childhood friends who pursue their dreams of becoming professional basketball players while navigating their complicated relationship. The film explores themes of love, friendship, and the challenges of balancing personal aspirations with romantic connections.

The Best Man

The Best Man
The Best Man
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 8 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Malcolm D. Lee
Actors: Taye Diggs, Nia Long, Morris Chestnut
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Best Man” is a romantic comedy-drama film that follows a group of college friends reuniting for a wedding, where old secrets, rivalries, and love interests resurface, testing their friendships and relationships. The movie explores themes of love, loyalty, and personal growth as the characters navigate through the complexities of friendship and romance.

Two Can Play That Game

Two Can Play That Game
Two Can Play That Game
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 40%
Metacritic: 35/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 7 nominations
Writer: Mark Brown
Actors: Vivica A. Fox, Morris Chestnut, Anthony Anderson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Two Can Play That Game” is a romantic comedy about a successful woman named Shante who uses her expertise in relationships to teach her boyfriend Keith a lesson after suspecting him of infidelity, leading to a battle of wits and games between the two.

The Wood

The Wood
The Wood
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 61%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations
Writer: Rick Famuyiwa, Todd Boyd
Actors: Elayn J. Taylor, Omar Epps, Richard T. Jones
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Wood” is a coming-of-age comedy-drama film that follows three childhood friends as they navigate through life, love, and the challenges of growing up in Inglewood, California. Through flashbacks and present-day events, the movie explores their bond, personal struggles, and the importance of friendship.

The Brothers

The Brothers
The Brothers
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: Gary Hardwick
Actors: Morris Chestnut, Shemar Moore, D.L. Hughley
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“The Brothers” is a comedy-drama film that follows the lives of four African-American men as they navigate through love, relationships, and the challenges of adulthood, examining themes of friendship, commitment, and self-discovery.

Deliver Us from Eva

Deliver Us from Eva
Deliver Us from Eva
Internet Movie Database: 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 43%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: James Iver Mattson, B.E. Brauner, Gary Hardwick
Actors: Gabrielle Union, LL Cool J, Essence Atkins
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Deliver Us from Eva” is a romantic comedy about a group of men who pay a man to date Eva, a strong-willed woman who interferes in their relationships. As the man spends time with Eva, he begins to fall in love with her, leading to unexpected complications and revelations.

Something New

Something New
Something New
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 61%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Kriss Turner
Actors: Sanaa Lathan, Simon Baker, Golden Brooks
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Something New” is a romantic comedy about a successful African-American woman named Kenya who falls in love with a white landscaper named Brian, challenging societal expectations and her own preconceived notions of love and relationships.”

Just Wright

Just Wright
Just Wright
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 47%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Awards: 1 win & 11 nominations
Writer: Michael Elliot
Actors: Queen Latifah, Common, Paula Patton
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Just Wright” is a romantic comedy about a physical therapist who falls in love with a professional basketball player while helping him recover from an injury. As their relationship grows, they face challenges and must navigate the complexities of fame, friendship, and finding true love.

Jumping the Broom

Jumping the Broom
Jumping the Broom
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 57%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 13 nominations
Writer: Elizabeth Hunter, Arlene Gibbs
Actors: Paula Patton, Laz Alonso, Angela Bassett
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Jumping the Broom” is a romantic comedy that follows the clash between two African American families from different socioeconomic backgrounds during a wedding weekend. As they navigate cultural differences and family secrets, the film explores themes of love, acceptance, and the power of tradition.

Think Like a Man

Think Like a Man
Think Like a Man
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 3 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: Keith Merryman, David A. Newman, Steve Harvey
Actors: Chris Brown, Gabrielle Union, Kevin Hart
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Think Like a Man” is a romantic comedy about a group of friends who discover that their relationships are being manipulated by a book they are all reading, leading them to turn the tables and use the book’s advice to their advantage. As they navigate the ups and downs of love, they learn valuable lessons about communication, trust, and self-discovery.

Beyond the Lights

Beyond the Lights
Beyond the Lights
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 26 nominations total
Writer: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Actors: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Nate Parker, Minnie Driver
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Beyond the Lights” is a romantic drama film that follows the story of a talented but troubled pop star who falls in love with a young police officer, as they navigate the pressures of fame, personal identity, and the pursuit of true happiness.”

The Perfect Guy

The Perfect Guy
The Perfect Guy
Internet Movie Database: 5.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 18%
Metacritic: 36/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Awards: 3 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: Alan B. McElroy, Tyger Williams
Actors: Sanaa Lathan, Michael Ealy, Morris Chestnut
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Perfect Guy” is a thriller film about a woman who starts dating a seemingly perfect man, only to discover his dark and dangerous side. As she tries to break free from his control, she becomes the target of his obsessive and violent behavior.

The Photograph

The Photograph
The Photograph
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Stella Meghie
Actors: Issa Rae, LaKeith Stanfield, Chanté Adams
Language: English
Country: United States, China
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“The Photograph” is a romantic drama film that follows the love story between a young woman named Mae and a journalist named Michael, as they uncover a deep connection between their own lives and a photograph taken decades ago.”

Love & Basketball

Love
Love
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Gaspar Noé
Actors: Aomi Muyock, Karl Glusman, Klara Kristin
Language: English, French
Country: France, Belgium
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“Love & Basketball” is a romantic sports drama film that follows the lives of childhood friends Monica and Quincy as they navigate their personal and professional aspirations while also exploring their deepening romantic connection through basketball.

The Break-Up

The Break-Up
The Break-Up
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 34%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Jeremy Garelick, Jay Lavender, Vince Vaughn
Actors: Jennifer Aniston, Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Break-Up is a romantic comedy film about a couple who break up but continue to live together in their shared condo, leading to a series of comedic and emotional conflicts as they try to move on from each other. The movie explores the complexities of relationships, communication, and the challenges of letting go.”

The Notebook

The Notebook
The Notebook
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 12 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Jeremy Leven, Jan Sardi, Nicholas Sparks
Actors: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Notebook” is a romantic drama film that tells the story of a young couple, Allie and Noah, who fall deeply in love during the summer of 1940. Despite societal pressures and obstacles, their love endures, transcending time and memory as they navigate the challenges of aging and illness in their later years.

The Holiday

The Holiday
The Holiday
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Nancy Meyers
Actors: Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz, Jude Law
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Holiday” is a romantic comedy about two women who swap homes for the holidays and unexpectedly find love in new places. It follows their journeys of self-discovery, friendship, and finding happiness in unexpected places.

The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 23 wins & 18 nominations
Writer: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, John Green
Actors: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Fault in Our Stars” movie follows the love story of two teenagers, Hazel and Gus, who meet at a cancer support group. As they navigate their own health challenges, they embark on an emotional journey filled with love, hope, and the exploration of life’s profound questions.”

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