20 Movies Like As Good As It Gets

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Silver Linings Playbook

Silver Linings Playbook
Silver Linings Playbook
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 89 wins & 148 nominations total
Writer: David O. Russell, Matthew Quick
Actors: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro
Language: English, Hindi
Country: United States
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“Silver Linings Playbook” is a romantic comedy-drama about a man with bipolar disorder who forms an unlikely bond with a young widow as they navigate their own personal struggles and find solace in each other’s company. The movie explores themes of mental health, love, and the pursuit of happiness.

Little Miss Sunshine

Little Miss Sunshine
Little Miss Sunshine
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 72 wins & 112 nominations total
Writer: Michael Arndt
Actors: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Little Miss Sunshine” is a heartwarming comedy-drama about a dysfunctional family who embarks on a cross-country road trip to support their young daughter Olive’s dream of participating in a beauty pageant. Along the way, they face various challenges and learn valuable lessons about love, acceptance, and the importance of family.

The Pursuit of Happyness

The Pursuit of Happyness
The Pursuit of Happyness
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 12 wins & 26 nominations total
Writer: Steve Conrad
Actors: Will Smith, Thandiwe Newton, Jaden Smith
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: United States
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“The Pursuit of Happyness” is a biographical drama film based on the true story of Chris Gardner, a struggling salesman who becomes homeless with his young son. Determined to create a better life for them, he takes on an unpaid internship at a prestigious stock brokerage firm, facing numerous challenges and hardships along the way.

Rain Man

Rain Man
Rain Man
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 27 wins & 25 nominations total
Writer: Barry Morrow, Ron Bass
Actors: Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino
Language: English, Italian
Country: United States
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The Rain Man movie is about a self-centered businessman who discovers he has an older brother with autism and embarks on a cross-country journey to reconnect with him, learning valuable life lessons along the way.

The King’s Speech

The King's Speech
The King's Speech
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 88/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 108 wins & 206 nominations total
Writer: David Seidler
Actors: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The King’s Speech” is a historical drama that tells the story of King George VI of Britain, who struggles with a debilitating stammer. With the help of an unorthodox speech therapist, he overcomes his speech impediment to deliver a crucial radio address during World War II.

Good Will Hunting

Good Will Hunting
Good Will Hunting
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 25 wins & 61 nominations total
Writer: Matt Damon, Ben Affleck
Actors: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Good Will Hunting” is a film about a troubled young janitor with a genius-level intellect who becomes the subject of a psychological study, challenging his emotional barriers and pushing him to confront his past trauma with the help of a compassionate therapist.

Jerry Maguire

Jerry Maguire
Jerry Maguire
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 26 wins & 41 nominations total
Writer: Cameron Crowe
Actors: Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., Renée Zellweger
Language: English, American Sign
Country: United States
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“Jerry Maguire” is a film about a sports agent who has a moral epiphany and decides to start his own agency, facing numerous challenges and personal growth along the way. It explores themes of loyalty, integrity, and the pursuit of personal happiness.

The Bucket List

The Bucket List
The Bucket List
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 41%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Justin Zackham
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Bucket List” is a comedy-drama film about two terminally ill men who meet in a hospital and decide to embark on a road trip to fulfill their shared bucket list of things to do before they die. Through their adventures, they learn about life, friendship, and the importance of making the most of the time they have left.

The Intouchables

The Intouchables
The Intouchables
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award38 wins & 40 nominations total
Writer: Olivier Nakache, Éric Toledano, Philippe Pozzo di Borgo
Actors: François Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny
Language: French, English
Country: France
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“The Intouchables” is a French film based on a true story about the unlikely friendship between a wealthy quadriplegic man and his unconventional caregiver, an ex-convict from a poor neighborhood. Through their bond, they both discover the transformative power of friendship and the ability to find joy in life’s challenges.

Lars and the Real Girl

Lars and the Real Girl
Lars and the Real Girl
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 7 wins & 36 nominations total
Writer: Nancy Oliver
Actors: Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, Paul Schneider
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, Canada
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“Lars and the Real Girl” is a comedy-drama about a socially awkward man named Lars who forms a unique and unconventional relationship with a life-sized doll, which he believes to be a real person. Through this relationship, Lars learns to confront his emotional struggles and connect with others in a meaningful way.

The Upside

The Upside
The Upside
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: Jon Hartmere, Éric Toledano, Olivier Nakache
Actors: Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston, Nicole Kidman
Language: English, German, Italian
Country: United States
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“The Upside” is a heartwarming comedy-drama that tells the story of an unlikely friendship between a wealthy quadriplegic man and his ex-convict caregiver. Together, they navigate life’s challenges and discover the power of human connection and second chances.

About Schmidt

About Schmidt
About Schmidt
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 25 wins & 71 nominations total
Writer: Louis Begley, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Hope Davis, Dermot Mulroney
Language: English
Country: United States
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About Schmidt is a drama-comedy film about a recently retired insurance salesman, Warren Schmidt, who embarks on a journey of self-discovery and reflection after the death of his wife, ultimately questioning the meaning and purpose of his life.

The Station Agent

The Station Agent
The Station Agent
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 89 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award29 wins & 31 nominations total
Writer: Tom McCarthy
Actors: Peter Dinklage, Patricia Clarkson, Bobby Cannavale
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Station Agent” is a drama film about a man with dwarfism who moves to a small town and forms unexpected friendships with the locals. Through his interactions at a train station, he learns about love, connection, and the beauty of human relationships.

The Soloist

The Soloist
The Soloist
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Susannah Grant, Steve Lopez
Actors: Jamie Foxx, Robert Downey Jr., Catherine Keener
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States
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The Soloist is a biographical drama film based on a true story, following a journalist who befriends a homeless musician with mental illness and helps him navigate his challenging circumstances, showcasing the power of friendship and human connection.

The Fisher King

The Fisher King
The Fisher King
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 137 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 14 wins & 39 nominations total
Writer: Richard LaGravenese
Actors: Jeff Bridges, Robin Williams, Adam Bryant
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Fisher King is a 1991 drama-comedy film directed by Terry Gilliam. The story follows a radio shock jock who seeks redemption by helping a homeless man on a quest to find the Holy Grail.”

Green Book

Green Book
Green Book
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 58 wins & 123 nominations total
Writer: Nick Vallelonga, Brian Hayes Currie, Peter Farrelly
Actors: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini
Language: English, Italian, Russian, German
Country: United States, China
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The Green Book is a film based on a true story, following an African-American pianist and his Italian-American driver as they embark on a concert tour in the racially segregated South of the 1960s, relying on a guidebook called the Green Book to navigate through safe establishments. It explores their unlikely friendship and the discrimination they face along the way, ultimately challenging societal norms and prejudices.

The World’s Fastest Indian

The World's Fastest Indian
The World's Fastest Indian
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Awards: 11 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Roger Donaldson
Actors: Anthony Hopkins, Diane Ladd, Iain Rea
Language: English
Country: New Zealand, Japan, United States
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“The World’s Fastest Indian” is a biographical drama about Burt Munro, a New Zealand motorcycle enthusiast who sets out to break the land speed record with his vintage Indian motorcycle. Against all odds, he travels to the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah and achieves his dream, inspiring others along the way.

The Sessions

The Sessions
The Sessions
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 18 wins & 64 nominations total
Writer: Ben Lewin, Mark O'Brien
Actors: John Hawkes, Helen Hunt, William H. Macy
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Sessions” is a drama film based on the true story of Mark O’Brien, a man with polio who hires a sex surrogate to help him lose his virginity. Through their sessions, he explores his sexuality and experiences a profound emotional journey.

The Visitor

The Visitor
The Visitor
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 19 wins & 35 nominations total
Writer: Tom McCarthy
Actors: Richard Jenkins, Haaz Sleiman, Danai Gurira
Language: English, French, Arabic, Romanian
Country: United States
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“The Visitor” is a science fiction film about an alien who takes on the form of a human and arrives on Earth to warn humanity about an impending global catastrophe. As he navigates the complexities of human life, he forms unexpected connections and attempts to prevent the disaster.

The Hundred-Foot Journey

The Hundred-Foot Journey
The Hundred-Foot Journey
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Steven Knight, Richard C. Morais
Actors: Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal
Language: English, Hindi, French
Country: United States, United Arab Emirates, India
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“The Hundred-Foot Journey” is a film about a talented young Indian chef who opens a restaurant across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant, sparking a culinary rivalry that eventually leads to a heartwarming fusion of cuisines and cultures.”

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