21 Movies Like Love and Other Drugs

In 1996, womanizer Jamie Randall was fired from his job at an electronics store in Pittsburgh for having sexual relations with the girlfriend of his manager. His successful brother Josh puts him forward for a position as a sales representative for pharmaceutical companies.Jamie starts working for Pfizer after completing a training program offered by the company.

In her new role, she is responsible for encouraging physicians to prescribe Zoloft. He gets turned down, much to the dismay of his regional manager, Bruce, who views him as the key to unlocking the Chicago market for the company. Bruce recommends that he persuade Dr. Stan Knight to prescribe Zoloft rather than Prozac so that other medical professionals will follow suit. Jamie throws away the Prozac samples in a covert act of flirtation with the female staff of Dr. Knight’s office while at the same time attempting to obtain access to Dr. Knight.

Similar Movies to Love and Other Drugs

    2010

1. Enemy Mine


In the late 21st century, humans, who are united under the banner of the Bilateral Terran Alliance, or BTA, and Dracs, which are bipedal reptile humanoids, engage in an interstellar war against one another. There are skirmishes that occur from time to time between fighter spacecraft, and Willis E. Davidge despises the Dragons more than any other human. During one of these conflicts, Davidge and a Drac pilot named Jeriba Shigan get into a dogfight, which ultimately leads to both…

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2. Crazy, Stupid, Love


Emily Weaver, the wife of middle-aged Cal Weaver, files for divorce after disclosing that she had an affair with David Lindhagen, a coworker. Cal Weaver files for divorce. After moving into his own apartment, Cal starts going to a classy bar and venting loudly about his recent divorce. It isn't long until he gets the attention of a young man called Jacob Palmer, who is a customer at the bar. Hannah, a woman who recently turned him down for a…

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3. Definitely, Maybe


Will Hayes is now going through the divorce process with his wife, Sarah while working at an advertising agency in New York City. After attending her first lesson on sexual education, his daughter Maya, who is now 10 years old, demands on hearing the story of how her parents first met. Will concedes, but not before altering some of the names and some of the facts, so that Maya is left to speculate as to which of the women from…

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4. No Strings Attached


Emma Kurtzman and Adam Franklin initially met while they were teenagers at a summer camp. As young adults, they run into one another a few times but do not stay in contact with one another. Emma practices medicine in Los Angeles, and Adam works as a production assistant for a television show that focuses on musical theatre. Soon after, Adam learns that his famous father Alvin, who starred in a successful television comedy series in the past, has started a…

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5. La La Land


Amelia "Mia" Dolan, an aspiring actress, experiences a moment of road rage directed at Sebastian "Seb" Wilder, a struggling jazz pianist, while they are both stuck in traffic in Los Angeles. Following a long and challenging day at work, Mia's subsequent audition is derailed when the casting director takes a phone call in the middle of an emotionally charged scene. That evening, her roommates convince her to accompany them to an extravagant party in the Hollywood Hills, where they assure…

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6. Friends with Benefits


Jamie Rellis, an executive headhunter based in New York City, approaches Dylan Francis Harper Jr., an art director based in Los Angeles, with the intention of inviting him to interview for a position with GQ magazine. After an evening spent with Jamie wandering the city, Dylan ultimately decides to take the position, despite his initial reservations. After relocating to New York and signing a one-year contract that pays Jamie a commission, the two of them become close friends outside of…

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7. Looper (2012)


In the year 2044, Joe is 25 years old and works as an assassin, also known as a "looper," for a Kansas City crime organization. As a result of tracking technology that has made it practically impossible to dispose of remains without being discovered in the future of 2074, the syndicate sends its adversaries back to the past to be put to death. Loopers are hired by a man from the future named Abe to kill and dispose of people…

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8. Fantastic Planet 1973


The gargantuan blue humanoid Traags [6] (also spelled Draag in Czech and French) in the distant future have brought human beings (who are called Oms as a play on the French word for "man," Homme) from Earth to the planet Ygam, where they maintain a technologically and spiritually advanced society. Traag is a Czech and French spelling of the English word "drag." Oms are regarded as animals by the Traags, and while some are kept as pets by the Traags,…

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9. The Nice Guys


In Los Angeles in 1977, a little boy named Bobby admires a magazine centerfold of porn queen Misty Mountains. At the same time, Misty Mountains herself crashes her automobile through the child's house, and she subsequently dies as a result of her injuries. Private investigator Holland March, played by Ryan Gosling, is given the job of finding Misty by her aunt, who insists that she has seen her alive and well. March's inquiry brings him to Amelia Kuttner, a friend…

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10. Going the Distance


Erin Langford, who is 31 years old and currently enrolled in graduate school, was only just given a position as a summer intern at a newspaper in New York. While she was at the bar with a friend, she was playing a game of Centipede when she was approached by Garrett. They wind up at his apartment after drinking together, where Garrett's roommate Dan "DJs their hook up" while the three of them smoke pot and engage in sexual activity.…

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11. 500 Days of Summer


The story of the movie is told in a nonlinear fashion, and it jumps around to different days during the span of 500 that Tom and Summer have been together. There is a timer that displays on-screen that shows the current day. What follows is a straightforward synopsis of the story's progression. Tom Hansen makes the acquaintance of Summer Finn, a new employee, on January 8th. Tom is an architect who now works as a writer for a firm that…

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12. One Day


Over the course of twenty years, the film follows Dexter Mayhew and Emma Morley on the same day, 15 July, which is St. Swithin's day. On the evening of July 15, 1988, after Dexter and Emma have both graduated from the University of Edinburgh, they spend the night together as friends and make the decision to "simply be friends." A year later, Dexter offers Emma assistance in relocating to London so that she might pursue a career as a writer.…

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13. Silver Linings Playbook


Patrizio "Pat" Solitano Jr. is returned to the care of his parents, Patrizio Sr. and Dolores, at the house in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, where he spent his youth, following a course of treatment for bipolar disorder that lasted for eight months and took place in a mental health facility. His primary objective is to patch things up with his estranged wife, Nikki. After Pat found her in the shower with another man and severely assaulted him, she left the area…

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14. Obvious Child


Donna Stern's boyfriend Ryan confronts her in the restroom after one of her sets at the comedy club where they both regularly perform and tells her that he is breaking up with her for another one of her pals. After falling into deep despair, Donna later gives a poor performance while under the influence of alcohol, during which she criticizes her ex-boyfriend. Later on that night, she runs into Max at the pub. He is there with clients, but he…

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15. Always Be My Maybe


Marcus Kim and Sasha Tran have known each other since they were children and grew up in the same neighborhood in San Francisco. Marcus's parents frequently have her over for dinner, and Marcus's Korean-American mother Judy teaches her how to cook. This is because Sasha's parents, who are Vietnamese immigrants/refugees, frequently leave her home alone while they tend to their store. Marcus's parents are friends with Sasha's parents. Sasha and Marcus eventually develop a close connection that lasts into their…

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16. Easy A


Olive Penderghast, a high school senior residing in Ojai, California, tells the story via the lens of her webcam as she does so at the age of seventeen.┬áIn order to avoid going camping with Rhiannon Abernathy's free-spirited parents, Olive tells her best friend Rhiannon that they have a date. Rhiannon's folks are hippies. Instead, she spends the entire weekend lounging about the home and listening to the song "Pocketful of Sunshine" by Natasha Bedingfield, which was included in a musical…

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17. How Do You Know


Matty Reynolds, who pitches for the Washington Nationals, becomes the new significant other of softball player Lisa Jorgenson. In addition to that, an intriguing phone call comes in from a young executive by the name of George Madison. He was told to give her a call by a friend of Lisa's named George Madison. George is calling out of courtesy because he wants to convey that the nature of his relationship with his partner has recently evolved into one that…

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18. Someone Great


Jenny, a music writer who lives in New York City, is offered her dream job at Rolling Stone magazine, which is located in San Francisco. The breakup with her partner of nine years, Nate, causes her to fall into a deep melancholy, and she blames herself. Erin, a real estate agent who is afraid to admit her feelings to her girlfriend, Leah, and Blair, a social media manager who needs to break up with her boyfriend, Will, with whom she…

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19. Set It Up


Kirsten Stevens, a former journalist who is now the editor of an online sports media empire, has a 25-year-old assistant named Harper Moore. Moore is Harper's assistant. The high-strung venture capitalist Rick Otis has a young assistant by the name of Charlie Young, who is 28 years old. Both people work in the same building, and one night they run into each other when their respective managers need food. Charlie, who was unable to buy dinner for Rick, pays for…

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20. 10 Things I Hate About You


Cameron James, a new student at Padua High School in the Seattle area, experiences an immediate and profound romantic connection with Bianca Stratford, a stunning and well-liked sophomore. Bianca is described as shallow and egotistical by Michael Eckman, who also informs him that her overprotective father does not permit Bianca or her older sister, Kat, to date. Kat, who will be a senior next year, has been offered a place at Sarah Lawrence College in New York; but, her father,…

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21. The 40-Year-Old Virgin 2005


Andy Stitzer is an introvert who is 40 years old and works as a stock supervisor at the electronics retailer Smart Tech. He is shy and doesn't like to talk much. After numerous unsuccessful efforts, he decided to give up trying to have sex with other people and now lives alone in an apartment with a collection of action figures and video games. They find out that he is still a virgin when the topic of conversation during a poker…

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