Movies like The Butcher's Wife

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The Butcher's Wife (1991)
 5.3
 6K
The Butcher's Wife (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A clairvoyant woman thinks that she's met her future husband because she's seen him in a dream. They marry and he takes her back to his butcher shop in New York city, where her powers tend to influence everyone she meets while working in the shop. Through her advice, she helps others and eventually finds the true man of her dreams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, romantic, sweet, touching, sentimental, melancholic, light, earnest ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural, romance, love, supernatural ability, couple relations, butcher, clairvoyant, husband, fall in love, love and romance, couples, gays and lesbians, true love, misfit, unfulfillment, family relations, psychiatrist, lesbian, lighthouse, psychoanalysis, psychic, barefoot, lesbian love, psychic power, female bare feet ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and romantic films with plots about love and romance, romance, dialogue, destiny, catastrophe, mentor and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Butcher's Wife: Prelude to a Kiss (1992), Date with an Angel (1987), The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985), Made in Heaven (1987), Kiss Me Goodbye (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Prelude to a Kiss (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship, something supernatural happens that tests it.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, terminal illness, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love at first sight, destiny, couple relations, looking for love, supernatural, love affair, true love, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Date with an Angel (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Aspiring composer Jim Sanders is engaged to spoiled rich girl Patty. But the morning after his bachelor party, Jim wakes up to discover a beautiful, broken-winged angel in his pool. When everyone finds out about his heavenly houseguest, Jim must ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: odd couple, fish out of water, romance, love triangle, love and romance, couples, supernatural, rescue, couple relations, love affair, misfit, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cecilia is a waitress in New Jersey, living a dreary life during the Great Depression. Her only escape from her mudane reality is the movie theatre. After losing her job, Cecilia goes to see 'The Purple Rose of Cairo' in hopes of raising ...
Style: talky, clever, surreal, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: great depression, movie star, romance, small town, postmodernism, fish out of water, falling in love, spectacle, unlikely couple, down on your luck, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Made in Heaven (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A romantic, occasionally funny, drama about two souls who consummate their marriage literally in "Heaven". Mike Shea, in his first life dies as a young man performing a heroic rescue. Shortly after arriving in "Heaven" he meets a ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, reincarnation, heaven, romance, destiny, couple relations, supernatural romance, fall in love, imaginary, love and romance, fish out of water, love ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Kiss Me Goodbye (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Not until three years after the death of her husband Jolly, Kay dares to move back into their former home, persuaded by her new fiancée Rupert. But soon her worst expectations come true, when not only her old memories haunt her, but also ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: ghost, romance, love triangle, afterlife, unlikely couple, couple relations, impossible love, looking for love, supernatural romance, true love, fall in love, love and romance ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Still Breathing (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two lost souls: she a con-artist in L.A.; he a puppeteer in San Antonio have the same dream linking each with the other. He travels to L.A. to find this woman he has become obsessed with. She resists, afraid of his kooky ideas until she travels with ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, dream, bar, romance, fall in love, city life, fish out of water, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, urban, love triangle ...
Place: texas, california, los angeles, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 71K
Kate & Leopold (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When her scientist ex-boyfriend discovers a portal to travel through time -- and brings back a 19th-century nobleman named Leopold to prove it -- a skeptical Kate reluctantly takes responsibility for showing Leopold the 21st century. The more time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, fairy tale, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, love and romance, manners, romance, destiny, disorder, supernatural, altering history, portal, brother sister relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 21st century, contemporary, future, 1870s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.8
 6K
Gray Matters (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam and Gray are such a well-matched pair that it is difficult to believe they are brother and sister rather than husband and wife. They both share a love of 1940s movies and dancing, and when they meet Charlie, they have something else in common: ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians, friendship, love triangle, friends, love and romance, couples, best friends, couple relations, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Simply Irresistible (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After her mother's death, mediocre chef Amanda Shelton is having trouble attracting customers to her family's restaurant. While shopping for ingredients, she is given a magical crab by mysterious Gene O'Reilly. Afterward, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: restaurant, love, chef, crab, department store, kitchen, romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, urban, couple relations, store ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
It All Came True (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A bachelor afraid of marriage angers his long-time girlfriend by buying a splendid townhouse just for himself, only to find it haunted by the ghosts of a famous theatrical couple, who teach him about love and commitment. The film was later ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, clever, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: true love, ghost, haunted house, publisher, drunkenness, invitation, tuxedo, costume party, new york skyline, supernatural ability, break-up, unlikely couple ...
Place: empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.0
 16K
The Bachelor (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jimmie is seeing his single friends get married one by one. He isn't too worried until his girlfriend Anne catches the bouquet at his friend Marco's wedding. Suddenly, his wild mustang days are numbered. He finally decides to propose to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: inheritance, bachelor, fall in love, wedding, romance, farce, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, bank, looking for love, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 985
My Demon Lover (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Denny has yet again been left by her thug boyfriend Chip. It seems as if she is doomed to be stuck with awful guys, this time she has to choose between nerdy Charles and the strange Kaz, who turns into a monster when sexually aroused.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, dark humor, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: demon, romance, switching roles, danger, love and romance, dangerous animal, supernatural, mentally unstable, sexual relations, supernatural romance, true love, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Goodbye Girl (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Musical dancer on the way out (at 36) Paula McFadden had it swell with actor Tony DeSanti, but instead of taking her to Hollywood he gets a European movie part. He even sublets their (his) New York apartment to Elliot Garfield, who generously lets ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, couples, romance, dancer's life, single parent, unlikely couple, opposites attract, starting over, self discovery, showbiz, artists and showbiz, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Maid to Order (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spoiled Jessie Montgomery, whose wild behavior and spending excesses cause her well-meaning but exasperated millionaire father Charles to wish he never had her, is visited by fairy godmother Stella. In an effort to save Jessie, Stella casts a spell ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: maid, cinderella story, party, fairy godmother, parents and children, friendship, coming of age, fish out of water, self discovery, single parent, romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Over Her Dead Body (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After his fiancée, Kate, dies in an accident on their wedding day, veterinarian Henry grows depressed. To help him move on, his sister has him visit psychic Ashley and gives her Kate's diary. Ashley uses the journal's details to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural romance, psychic, diary, ghost, supernatural, romance, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, spirit, death of lover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 3K
Hello Again (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lucy Chadman (Shelley Long) chokes to death and is resurrected by her loopy sister Zelda (Judith Ivey) on the one year anniversary of her death. Lucy, of course, does not believe she has actually been dead and thinks it is an elaborate hoax until ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: ghost, zombie, supernatural ability, supernatural, romance, unlikely couple, impossible love, parents and children, supernatural romance, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, reincarnation ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 20K
Down to Earth (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Canada, Australia, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After dying before his time, an aspiring comic gets a second shot at life... by being reincarnated as a wealthy but un-likable businessman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, funny, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mistaken identity, reincarnation, romance, fall in love, fish out of water, love and romance, couple relations, afterlife, infidelity, social differences, supernatural romance, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, new zealand, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.7
 27K
L.A. Story (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a "wacky weatherman" tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early-90s Los Angeles.
Style: surreal, clever, humorous, talky, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: weatherman, romance, self discovery, looking for love, unemployment, duel, city life, urban, love and romance, couples, couple relations, true love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Shakespeare's comedy about two couples in love with the wrong partners, and how they are finally brought together rightly, thanks in part to the bungling work of Puck. It is completely in the language of the Bard, with Pfeiffer as the Fairy ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, stylized, atmospheric, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fairy, friendship, curses spells and rituals, mistaken identity, romance, luck, fall in love, magic, young lovers, true love, supernatural ability, legends and myths ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 9K
Chances Are (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Louie Jeffries is happily married to Corinne. On their first anniversary, Louie is killed crossing the road. Louie is reincarnated as Alex Finch, and twenty years later, fate brings Alex and Louie's daughter, Miranda, together. It's not ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, reincarnation, heaven, lovers reunited, ghost, romance, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, unlikely couple, destiny, couple relations, resurrection ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., cleveland ohio, yale university
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Preacher's Wife (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. On top of all this, his church is coming under threat from property ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: christmas, gospel, church choir, angel, reverend, family, clergy, romance, urban, unlikely couple, crisis of faith, opposites attract ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 7K
Delirious (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A soap opera writer gets hit on the head and wakes up as a character in his own show.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: switching roles, nothing goes right, parent child relationship, romance, disorder, goofy hero, writer's life, love and romance, wall street, fantasy world, eye patch, writing ...
Time: 80s
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 7K
High Spirits (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When Peter Plunkett's Irish castle turned hotel is about to be repossesed, he decides to spice up the attraction a bit for the 'Yanks' by having his staff pretend to haunt the castle. The trouble begins when a busload of American ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, light, sexy ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, afterlife, romance, supernatural romance, spirit, palaces castles and temples, love and romance, cons and scams, fall in love, disorder, hotel ...
Time: 18th century, 1930s, 80s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.7
 38K
Michael (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tabloid reporters are sent by their editor to investigate after the paper recieves a letter from a woman claiming an angel is living with her.
Style: uplifting, semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: fish out of water, dog, road trip, on the road, reporter, angel, journalism, romance, disorder, supernatural, supernatural ability, love and romance ...
Place: illinois, iowa, usa, chicago illinois, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Love Letter (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: feel good, semi serious, clever, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: small town, love letter, romance, mistaken identity, fall in love, comedy of errors, gays and lesbians, misunderstanding, couple relations, ocean or sea, looking for love, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Owl and the Pussycat (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Meek, owlish Felix (George Segal) and strident, catty Doris (Barbra Streisand) live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers bother him. Felix informs the landlord of her activities, so Doris moves in ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, apartment, romance, eviction, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, couples, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.0
 8K
Phat Girlz (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two plus-sized ladies meet the men of their dreams in the most unexpected of ways.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: cinderella story, unlikely couple, fashion, romance, follow your dream, opposites attract, introspection, self discovery, friendship, looking for love, wooing, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nigeria, africa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 4K
Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, affair, revenge, romance, infidelity, couple relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 175K
What Women Want (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over for a promotion, but after an accident enables him to hear women's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, cynical, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, workplace romance, love and romance, supernatural ability, women, battle of the sexes, telepathy, manipulations, fall in love, misogyny, advertising executive, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Two of a Kind (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: God throws his hands up at the foolishness of humanity and orders the race destroyed. A trio of bleeding-heart angels strike a deal with him: if they can find just two good souls, the Lord will allow Earth to survive. Unfortunately, the angels have ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: god, redemption, romance, bank, odd couple, destiny, on the run, office, survival, opposites attract, self discovery, supernatural romance ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%