10 best movies like The Opposite Sex (2014)

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Movies similar to The Opposite Sex (2014): Bliss, Saint Frances, Holiday in the Wild, The Irishman, Divine Love, Let's Get Divorced, Marriage Story, Who You Think I Am, Social Animals, A Kid Like Jake.

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Bliss (2021)
Markimdb: 5.3
PlotVirtual Reality, Relationship, Divorce, Loneliness
StylePhilosophical, Romantic

    A mind-bending love story following Greg who, after recently being divorced and then fired, meets the mysterious Isabel, a woman living on the streets and convinced that the polluted, broken world around them is just a computer simulation. Doubtful at first, Greg eventually discovers there may be some truth to Isabel’s wild conspiracy.

    Saint Frances (2020)
    Markimdb: 7.1
    Genrecomedy, drama
    CharactersLesbians, Teachers, Poets
    PlotDivorce, Jealousy, Survival, Depression, Dancing, Hunger, Money, Computers, Loneliness
    PlaceParty, Beach

      At the start of the summer, Bridget has an abortion just as she lands a much-needed job in affluent Evanston, Illinois — nannying a six-year old.

      Holiday in the Wild (2019)
      Markimdb: 6.1
      Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
      CharactersAnimals, Elephants
      PlotDivorce, Travel
      PlaceNew York, Nature
      TimeNew Year
      StyleTouching, Soulful, Light, Cute

        When her husband abruptly ends their marriage, empty nester Kate embarks on a solo second honeymoon in Africa, finding purpose and potential romance.

        The Irishman (2019)
        Markimdb: 7.9
        Genredrama, crime, biography
        CharactersGangsters, Friends, Gangsters, Mafia, Hired assassins, Lawyers, Drivers, Old man
        PlotWar, Death, Weapon, Cancer, Divorce, Dancing, Money, Travel
        PlaceHotels, Prison, Court, Aircraft, Casino
        TimeNew Year

          Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

          Divine Love (2019)
          Markimdb: 6.2
          CountryBrazil, Uruguay, Denmark, Norway, Chile, Sweden
          PlotReligious, Divorce

            In 2027 Brazil, civil servant Joana mainly deals with divorce cases. As a member of a branch of evangelical Christians known as the Divino Amor group, she uses her position to offer a kind of physical therapy to couples who want to separate. Although Joana and her husband Danilo regularly consummate their marriage, neither her constant prayers nor any other methods of assistance seem to be able to fulfill their desire for a child.

            Let's Get Divorced (2019)
            Markimdb: 5.4
            CharactersPolice, Doctors, Family, Girlfriends, Lovers
            PlotDivorce, Loneliness

              The film’s heroine is the gynaecologist Masha, whose husband leaves her. When a man leaves his wife, he carries away all her hopes for a future. Of course, it would be noble to let the husband go, but Masha is a strong woman and begins a desperate struggle for her infidel husband Misha. The power is unequal. Masha is already well in her thirties, while the fitness-trainer Oksana is just over twenty. But behind Masha stand a great experience of life and two small children. In this situation she is ready to use the entire arsenal available, including extraterrestrial forces. The young Oksana relies only on feelings. And on her fine figure, her magnificent hair and irrepressible temperament. Who will win this fight and get the prize? And what happens when the dream of one of them will become true?

              Marriage Story (2019)
              Markimdb: 7.9
              Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
              CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
              CharactersCats, Lawyers, Actors, Sisters, Singers

                A stage director and an actress struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal extremes.

                Who You Think I Am (2019)
                Markimdb: 6.9
                Genremelodrama, drama
                CountryFrance, Belgium
                CharactersSingle mothers, Psychologists
                PlotInternet, Divorce, Cheating
                StyleFascinating, Makes me think

                  Claire, a 50-year-old divorced teacher, creates a fake Facebook profile of a 24-year-old woman. She finds a photo of a pretty young brunette and uses it. She has created an entirely fictional character, but why?

                  Social Animals (2018)
                  Mark10 (imdb: 5.3)
                  CharactersLosers, Twins, Friends
                  PlotRelationship, Divorce

                    Determined not to turn into her parents, or be drawn into any relationship longer than a one night stand, Zoe constantly struggles with her failing business and love life. Then she falls in love for the first time with Paul. But there's one problem: Paul is married.

                    A Kid Like Jake (2018)
                    Markimdb: 5.4
                    CharactersChildrens, Parents, Family, Gay

                      On the eve of the admissions cycle for New York City kindergartens, Alex and Greg Wheeler have high hopes for four-year-old Jake. The director of Jake's preschool encourages them to accentuate Jake's gender expansive behavior to help him stand out. As Alex and Greg navigate their roles as parents, a rift grows between them, one that forces them to confront their own concerns about what's best for Jake, and each other.

                      Agatha and the Truth of Murder (2018)
                      Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.3)
                      Genredrama, crime, detective
                      CountryUnited Kingdom
                      CharactersDetectives, Writers
                      PlotDivorce, Investigation

                        England, December 1926. Although her personal life is in tatters, the famous writer Agatha Christie decides to leave everything behind to help unravel an unsolved murder committed on a train six years ago, unable to imagine the disproportionate consequences that such a selfless act will cause.

                        (Girl)Friend (2018)
                        Mark5.2 (imdb: 5.5)
                        CharactersFriends, Lawyers, Neighbors, Terminally ill
                        PlotLove, Date, Divorce, Jealousy, Rivalry, Love triangle
                        PlaceParty, Trains
                        StyleLight, To cry

                          Vincent and Nefeli just moved in together. They're best friends and swore to never fall in love again. That is until Vincent meets Julie.

                          Welcome to Marwen (2018)
                          Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.2)
                          Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, biography
                          CountryJapan, USA
                          CharactersArtists, Witch, Lawyers, Photographers, Spy, Revived toys
                          PlotOn real events, Lost memory, Dancing, Weapon, Divorce, Time machine, Mental disorders, Loneliness
                          PlaceAircraft, Village, Hotels, Court
                          StyleInspirational, Kind, Soulful, Interesting, Deep Meaning, To cry, Worth watching

                            When a devastating attack shatters Mark Hogancamp and wipes away all memories, no one expected recovery. Putting together pieces from his old and new life, Mark meticulously creates a wondrous town named Marwen where he can heal and be heroic. As he builds an astonishing art installation — a testament to the most powerful women he knows — through his fantasy world, he draws strength to triumph in the real one.

                            Thunder Road (2018)
                            Mark7 (imdb: 7.1)
                            Genrecomedy, drama
                            CharactersPolice, Lawyers, Judge
                            PlotDepression, Funeral, Divorce, Dancing, Weapon

                              A police officer faces a personal meltdown following a divorce and the death of his mother.

                              Den of Thieves (2018)
                              Mark8.8 (imdb: 7)
                              Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
                              CharactersPolice, Criminals, Tough guys, Thieves, FBI
                              PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Investigation, Divorce, Death, Money, Chase, Cheating
                              PlaceHotels, Prison
                              StyleExciting, Tense, For men, Unexpected ending

                                A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

                                Life of the Party (2018)
                                Mark10 (imdb: 5.6)
                                CharactersHousewives, Students, Friends
                                PlotDivorce, Love with age difference
                                PlaceCollege, Party
                                StyleWomens in main roles, Soulful, Light, Touching

                                  Dumped by her husband, longtime housewife Deanna turns regret into reset by going back to college. Winding up at the same school as her daughter, Deanna plunges headlong into the campus experience – embracing fun, freedom and frat boys.

                                  Acrimony (2018)
                                  Mark5.8 (imdb: 5.8)
                                  Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
                                  CharactersPsychologists, Strong women, Sisters
                                  PlotDepression, Treason, Divorce, Love at first sight, Cheating
                                  StyleFor girls, Heavy

                                    A faithful wife takes action when it becomes clear to her that her devious husband has betrayed her.

                                    Colette (2018)
                                    Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
                                    Genredrama, biography, history
                                    CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, France, Hungary, Netherlands
                                    CharactersGeniuses, Writers, Strong women, Photographers, Insects
                                    PlotMoney, Divorce, Dancing, On real events
                                    PlaceTrains, Party, France
                                    StyleFor girls, Womens in main roles, Inspirational, Fascinating

                                      After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as Willy, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels.

                                      Beautiful Boy (2018)
                                      Mark10 (imdb: 7.3)
                                      Genredrama, biography
                                      CharactersParents, Family, Journalists, Fathers
                                      PlotDrug addict, Relationship, Divorce, Computers, Fear, On real events
                                      PlaceBeach, Aircraft
                                      StyleHeavy, Fascinating, To cry

                                        After he and his first wife separate, journalist David Sheff struggles to help their teenage son, who goes from experimenting with drugs to becoming devastatingly addicted to methamphetamine.

                                        Bel Canto (2018)
                                        Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.4)
                                        Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, music
                                        CharactersSingers, Terrorists, Military, Pianists, Businessmen
                                        PlotHostage, Revolution, Divorce, Soccer, Chess
                                        StyleExciting, Tense, Fascinating

                                          A famous opera singer is held hostage in South America by a guerrilla rebel group after performing at a Japanese businessman's lavish birthday party. Unexpected bonds are forged in the standoff that ensues.