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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sweet, entertaining, sentimental, light, romantic, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural, romance, love, true love, family relations, couple relations, fall in love, unfulfillment, clairvoyant, magic, misfit, supernatural ability, love and romance, couples, gays and lesbians, husband, butcher, psychiatrist, lesbian, lesbian love, lighthouse, psychoanalysis, psychic, clairvoyance, psychic power ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to The Butcher's Wife

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and light films with plots about romance, love and romance, destiny, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe and couples mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Butcher's Wife: Prelude to a Kiss (1992), It All Came True (1998), Kiss Me Goodbye (1982), The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985), Date with an Angel (1987). 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: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: terminal illness, romance, destiny, supernatural, ghost, fall in love, looking for love, couples, love affair, body swapping, unlikely couple, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: semi serious, feel good, talky, humorous, clever
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: true love, ghost, haunted house, romance, love and romance, couple relations, opposites attract, looking for love, unlikely couple, family relations, haunted by the past, supernatural ...
Place: empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: ghost, romance, love triangle, afterlife, true love, impossible love, supernatural romance, fall in love, looking for love, couples, unlikely couple, love and romance ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: movie star, romance, couples, real world, fish out of water, unlikely couple, life turned upside down, falling in love, disorder, daydreamer, dull life, film within a film ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: feel good, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: fish out of water, odd couple, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, couples, disorder, supernatural, love triangle, rescue ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.4
 74K
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, romantic, fairy tale ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, love and romance, manners, destiny, romance, disorder, supernatural, portal, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, altering history ...
Time: 19th century, 21st century, contemporary, future, victorian era ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 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, feel good, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, romance, infidelity, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, family relations, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, dysfunctional family, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, bar, dream, romance, fall in love, looking for love, couples, disorder, eccentric family, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple ...
Place: texas, los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 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, feel good, humorous, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: fish out of water, angel, supernatural, supernatural ability, romance, disorder, dog, on the road, journalism, road trip, destiny, reporter ...
Place: illinois, iowa, usa, chicago illinois, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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, offbeat, sentimental, feel good, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: inheritance, wedding, bachelor, fall in love, romance, farce, looking for love, opposites attract, bank, couples, true love, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: sentimental, touching, offbeat, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: restaurant, kitchen, love, department store, crab, chef, romance, disorder, fall in love, looking for love, couples, fish out of water ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 560
8 New Dates (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Vera and Nikita have been married for 3 years. In the midst of another joyful quarrel they exchange views on what should be a "normal man" and "a good wife." And the next morning ... everyone wakes up with a "perfect ...
Style: light, feel good, sweet, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love at first sight, love, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, love interest, relationships, unlikely couple, passionate interest, love story, husband ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Defending Your Life (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an afterlife resembling the present-day US, people must prove their worth by showing in court how they have demonstrated courage.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, destiny, romance, redemption, starting over, supernatural romance, fall in love, supernatural, couple relations, hopes, imaginary, heaven ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural romance, love triangle, ghost, psychic, romance, haunted by the past, impossible love, fall in love, looking for love, opposites attract, fiance fiancee relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
12 Dates of Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 12 Dates of Christmas is a romantic comedy that follows Kate (Amy Smart), a young woman who re-lives the same first date on Christmas Eve over and over again. In an attempt to win back her ex-boyfriend on Christmas Eve, Kate ends up ruining her ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas eve, falling in love, love and romance, dating, couple relations, romance, true love, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, time loop, christmas party, christmas, one more chance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, mistaken identity, curses spells and rituals, romance, true love, fall in love, young lovers, magic, shakespeare, luck, legends and myths ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 1930s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 65K
Bewitched (2005)
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: feel good, humorous, witty, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: witch, supernatural romance, wizards and magicians, tv show, disorder, supernatural, romance, falling in love, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, misfit, actor's life ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, reincarnation, heaven, romance, destiny, fall in love, couples, imaginary, love and romance, hopes, couple relations, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 28K
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, humorous, clever, witty, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: weatherman, romance, up and down relationship, love and romance, city life, couple relations, hopes, agent, self discovery, museum, looking for love, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A love story set in Manhattan, where a florist who abides by a strict five-date-limit with any man finds herself wanting more with the new restaurateur in town.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, love and romance, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, fall in love, couples, couple relations, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, romance, valentine's day, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 7K
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: realistic, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, romance, lesbian, gender, friendship, fall in love, couples, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, gays and lesbians, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 10K
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: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, reincarnation, lovers reunited, ghost, dysfunctional family, pregnancy, heaven, romance, destiny, love and romance, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio, washington d.c., yale university
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Love Potion No. 9 (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unlucky in love, chemist Paul Matthews visits gypsy Madame Rosa for help. Quickly realizing he is a hopeless nerd, she gifts him with Love Potion No. 8, which makes anyone who wears it irresistible to the opposite sex for four hours. Paul and animal ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, wish come true, misfit, fall in love, looking for love, love and romance, experiment gone awry, love potion, scientist, wooing, love story, love ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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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, offbeat, feel good, sentimental, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, maid, coming of age, self discovery, fish out of water, friendship, fairy godmother, party, parents and children, romance, power relations, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, sexy, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: demon, romance, supernatural, true love, curses spells and rituals, switching roles, dangerous animal, love and romance, sexual relations, danger, mentally unstable, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: offbeat, witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: supernatural, zombie, family life, reincarnation, mistaken identity, misfit, tragic love, impossible love, danger, afterlife, ghost, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.8
 47K
The Cobbler (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Max Simkin repairs shoes in the same New York shop that has been in his family for generations. Disenchanted with the grind of daily life, Max stumbles upon a magical heirloom that allows him to step into the lives of his customers and see the world ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, entertaining, uplifting, touching ...
Plot: switching roles, disorder, supernatural ability, workplace, lone hero, down on your luck, family business, justice, shoemaker, fish out of water, mother son relationship, lifestyle change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, funny, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, male female relationship, fall in love, love story, love, destiny, sperm bank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 21K
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, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: date night
Plot: reincarnation, mistaken identity, afterlife, fish out of water, couple relations, supernatural romance, fall in love, disorder, supernatural, back from the dead, millionaire, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new zealand, new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.4
 179K
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, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, workplace romance, love and romance, supernatural ability, women, battle of the sexes, fall in love, manipulations, telepathy, sexism, advertising executive, misogyny ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%