Movies like The Butcher's Wife

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The Butcher's Wife
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, romantic, sweet, feel good, touching, sentimental, melancholic, light, earnest ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, supernatural ability, destiny, couple relations, magic realism, psychiatrist, lesbian, fall in love, love story, happy ending, love and romance, life philosophy, eccentricity, supernatural, mentor, couples, small town, violence, magic, fantasy world, gays and lesbians, catastrophe, true love, shopping ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, romantic, semi serious and light films with plots about catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, destiny, fantasy world, first contact and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Butcher's Wife: Prelude to a Kiss (1992), Date with an Angel (1987), Maid to Order (1987), Made in Heaven (1987), The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Prelude to a Kiss
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, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, destiny, love, supernatural, unlikely couple, love story, cancer, opposites attract, wedding, happy ending, couple relations, looking for love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Date with an Angel
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: romance, odd couple, love triangle, hospital, death, love story, supernatural romance, fish out of water, love and romance, couples, supernatural, mentor ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   98%
 
Maid to Order
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, friendship, coming of age, single parent, unlikely couple, family, parents and children, cinderella story, child as adult, destiny, mentor, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   92%
    User:   88%
 
Made in Heaven
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, romantic, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, romance, love, destiny, couple relations, love story, reincarnation, supernatural romance, heaven, immortality, fall in love, imaginary ...
Place: california, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   100%
 
The Purple Rose of Cairo
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: romance, small town, postmodernism, fall in love, loneliness, life philosophy, fish out of water, fantasy world, alternate universe, relationships, unlikely couple, dialogue ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   98%
 
 6.4
 71K
Kate & Leopold
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: fairy tale, romantic, semi serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: time travel, romance, fish out of water, supernatural romance, love, love story, happy ending, destiny, fall in love, dog, love and romance, time ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary, future, 21st century, 18th century ...
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   82%
 
 6.4
 9K
Chances Are
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, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, destiny, afterlife, love, death, unlikely couple, reincarnation, magic, couple relations, lawyer, love story, wedding ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, washington d.c., yale university, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   82%
 
The Preacher's Wife
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, semi serious, feel good, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: family, romance, christmas, marriage, clergy, holiday, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract, couple relations, divorce, parents and children ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   58%
 
Still Breathing
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, semi serious, humorous, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, destiny, love, fall in love, love story, eccentricity, city life, dreams, artist, bar, fish out of water, unlikely couple ...
Place: texas, los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   58%
 
 5.0
 16K
The Bachelor
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: semi serious, feel good, romantic, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, farce, wedding, marriage, chase, opposites attract, greed, women, couple relations, happy ending, bank, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   57%
 
Simply Irresistible
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, romantic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love, magic, restaurant, unlikely couple, cooking, love story, magic realism, opposites attract, urban, food, happy ending ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   66%
 
 4.8
 64K
Bewitched
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Thinking he can overshadow an unknown actress in the part, an egocentric actor unknowingly gets a witch cast in an upcoming television remake of the classic show "Bewitched".
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: witch, romance, magic, screwball, actor's life, supernatural romance, hollywood, wizards and magicians, artists and showbiz, fantasy world, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   68%
 
 5.3
 9K
Woman on Top
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set to the intoxicating rhythms of Brazil, "Woman on Top" is a spicy, sexy comedy about the magic of food, love and music. Meet Isabella, a sultry enchantress born with the special gift of melting the palates and hearts of men everywhere. ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, feel good, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, magic, couple relations, cooking, magic realism, love, love affair, love story, love triangle, tv show, music, fantasy world ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil, san francisco, latin america, usa, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   62%
 
The Love Letter
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: clever, semi serious, feel good, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, small town, fall in love, comedy of errors, gays and lesbians, love story, lesbian, couple relations, ocean or sea, looking for love, love triangle, relationships ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   67%
 
 6.3
 4K
Cousins
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, romantic, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, infidelity, wedding, love, friendship, couple relations, dysfunctional family, adultery, destiny, marriage, eccentric family, family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   62%
 
Oh, God! You Devil
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: George Burns is back as God, but oops, here he is as Satan, too. A young rock star is ready to sell his soul to Satan, and Satan is all too happy to oblige. Oops! Seems the fellow was watched over by God as a baby, so now the almighty and his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: god, devil, switching roles, miraculous event, religion, life philosophy, happy ending, religions or cults, musician's life, artists and showbiz, redemption, family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   54%
 
Mr. Wonderful
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Electrician Gus gets the chance to fulfill a childhood dream by buying an old bowling-alley with some of his friends.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, bowling, opposites attract, starting over, relationships, self discovery, infidelity, divorce, couple relations, happy ending, looking for love, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   58%
 
 6.7
 27K
L.A. Story
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: romance, love, surrealism, weatherman, self discovery, magic realism, love story, storytelling, looking for love, destiny, city life, imagination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
 5.8
 6K
Gray Matters
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, fall in love, gay, gays and lesbians, relationships, lesbian, friendship, nudity (topless - notable), love triangle, stereotypes, dialogue, homosexuality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   50%
 
Over Her Dead Body
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, funny, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, romance, afterlife, death, wedding, fall in love, ghosts, screwball, love and romance, gay, happy ending, ghost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   62%
 
 5.8
 8K
Vice Versa
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious oriental skull transforms a father into his son, and vice versa.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: school, family, switching roles, parents and children, elementary school, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult, urban, wish come true, mentor, internet, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
 5.4
 6K
Hope Springs
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British artist Colin Ware discovers that his fiancée, Vera, is going to marry another man. Distraught and despondent, he gets on a plane for America and ends up in the tiny town of Hope in New England. At first, Colin is depressed, but he soon ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, romantic, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, small town, hotel, opposites attract, starting over, culture clash, happy ending, couple relations, pornography, looking for love, family, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
 5.8
 7K
Delirious
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, fantasy world, nothing goes right, writers, disorder, romance, alternate reality, goofy hero, mentor, destiny, writer's life, love and romance ...
Place: cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
 5.7
 38K
Michael
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sweet, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, dog, road trip, supernatural, fish out of water, on the road, dancing, love, disorder, love story, destiny, supernatural ability ...
Place: illinois, iowa, usa, texas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   52%
 
 4.9
 4K
If Lucy Fell
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe and Lucy are roommates and best friends. Lucy, whose love life is embarrassingly dull, convinces Joe, who is infatuated with a neighbor he's never met, that if they don't have stable romances within a month, they must jump off the ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, best friends, artist, relationships, self discovery, urban, mentor, looking for love, writers, singleness, destiny, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
 5.8
 26K
Mannequin
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jonathan Switcher, an unemployed artist, finds a job as an assistant window dresser for a department store. When Jonathan happens upon a beautiful mannequin he previously designed, she springs to life and introduces herself as Emmy, an Egyptian ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, romantic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: romance, chase, transformation, love, shopping, motorcycle, gay, fall in love, store, love story, fish out of water, mannequin ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
For Love or Money
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New York concierge Doug Ireland wants to go into business for himself and refurbish a hotel on Roosevelt Island, N.Y., but he needs an investor. With a few weeks left before his option on the site runs out, Doug agrees to help wealthy Christian ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: hotel, romance, betrayal, concierge, love story, couple relations, dreams, cons and scams, happy ending, nothing goes right, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: europe, ireland, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
'Til There Was You
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two strangers, whose paths are always crossing, finally meet when fate steps in. It took them twenty years to fall in love at first sight.
Style: semi serious, feel good, romantic, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, loneliness, farce, urban, single parent, destiny, love story, opposites attract, relationships, writing, happy ending, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
 6.1
 4K
Bye Bye Love
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: With varying degrees of success, recently divorced friends Dave, Vic and Donny are trying to move on with their lives. Vic feels vilified by his ex-wife's parents, while Donny has a shaky bond with his teen daughter, Emma. Dave, meanwhile, has ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: dysfunctional family, divorce, vampire, children, suburbs, single parent, parenthood, single father, crumbling marriage, radio, couple relations, family ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   40%
 
Just Like Heaven
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shortly after David Abbott moves into his new San Francisco digs, he has an unwelcome visitor on his hands: winsome Elizabeth Martinson, who asserts that the apartment is hers -- and promptly vanishes. When she starts appearing and disappearing at ...
Style: sentimental, not serious, humorous, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, supernatural, ghost, destiny, afterlife, workaholic, love story, hospital, happy ending, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
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