Movies like Cactus Flower

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Cactus Flower (1969)
 7.2
 9K
Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having fabricated a wife and three children, Julian readily accepts when his devoted nurse, Stephanie, who has secretly loved Julian for years, offers to act as his wife and demand a divorce.
Style: witty, sexy, touching, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: dentist, nurse, romance, couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, hidden identity, cons and scams, love, suicidal, young woman, medical, suicide attempt, patient, single woman, alcohol, office, deception, doctor, nightclub, secret love, single ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, mine, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to Cactus Flower

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and clever films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, storytelling, mentor, catastrophe and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Cactus Flower: HouseSitter (1992), Seems Like Old Times (1980), I.Q. (1994), That Touch of Mink (1962), Cousins (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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HouseSitter (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lie, small town, romance, opposites attract, couple relations, screwball, unlikely couple, disorder, hidden identity, social relations, cons and scams, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Seems Like Old Times (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: farce, dog, romance, legal action, chases and races, love and romance, fugitives, crimes, love affair, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.2
 22K
I.Q. (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Albert Einstein helps a young man who's in love with Einstein's niece to catch her attention by pretending temporarily to be a great physicist.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mathematics, cheating, mechanic, romance, couples, family relations, opposites attract, fall in love, parents and children, love and romance, self discovery, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 1950s, future
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
That Touch of Mink (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich businessman and a young woman are attracted to each other, but he only wants an affair while she wants to save her virginity for marriage.
Style: witty, realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unemployment, romance, idealism, couple relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, hopes, fall in love, cinderella story, looking for love, wooing, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: new york yankees, baltimore, new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 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, feel good, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, romance, infidelity, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, family relations, dysfunctional family, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.1
 7K
Out to Sea (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Care-free Charlie (Walter Matthau) cons his widower brother-in-law Herb (Jack Lemmon) into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, gambling, cruise ship, romance, cons and scams, partners, dishonesty, crimes, love and romance, fall in love, solar eclipse, cruise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.6
 2K
Plaza Suite (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Film version of the Neil Simon play has three separate acts set in the same hotel suite in New York's Plaza Hotel with Walter Matthau in a triple role. In the first, Karen Nash tries to get her inattentive husband Sam's attention to spruce ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: hotel, multiple storylines, anniversary, lovers reunited, midlife crisis, love triangle, infidelity, family relations, looking for love, couples, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.5
 11K
Forget Paris (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: basketball, referee, romance, couple relations, fall in love, couples, family problems, midlife crisis, relationship vs career, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unlikely couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 6.9
 48K
Overboard (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Heiress, Joanna Stayton hires carpenter, Dean Proffitt to build a closet on her yacht -- and refuses to pay him for the project when it's done. But after Joanna accidentally falls overboard and loses her memory, Dean sees an opportunity to get ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: family life, memory loss, love and romance, parents and children, culture clash, mischievous children, betrayal, family relations, amnesia, romance, dishonesty, social differences ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, opposites attract, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, workplace, thirtysomething life, self discovery, eligible bachelor, parents and children, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Modern Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, neurotic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, romance, love and romance, couple relations, couples, self discovery, breakup, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, film within a film, love, honest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
For Love or Money (1993)
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: concierge, hotel, deception, mistress, romance, betrayal, couple relations, couples, disorder, love and romance, rise to the top, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: new york, ireland, europe, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, womanizer, opposites attract, honeymoon, apartment, conservative, romance, love, unlikely couple, love and romance, couple relations, bohemian life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 38K
Roxanne (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the play "Cyrano de Bergerac", large nosed C.D. Bales falls for the beautiful Roxanne while she falls for his personality but another man's looks.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, situational comedy, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, love letter, romance, true love, fall in love, hidden identity, dishonesty, wooing, physical appearance, rivalry, firefighter, nose ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
A Guide for the Married Man (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man gives his friend a series of lessons on how to cheat on one's wife without being caught.
Style: sexy, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, farce, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, love affair, couple relations, suburbs, wooing, couples, dishonesty, power relations, womanizer ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Breakin' All the Rules (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, love triangle, comedy of errors, breakup, friendship, looking for love, dishonesty, couple relations, battle of the sexes, male female relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Picture Perfect (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young advertising executive's life becomes increasingly complicated when, in order to impress her boss, she pretends to be engaged to a man she has just met.
Style: feel good, talky, realistic, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, workplace romance, unlikely couple, career woman, manipulations, nothing goes right, love triangle, dishonesty, power relations, workplace, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 3K
Splendor (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Veronica is a white-bread beauty searching for a good man in Los Angeles. While slam dancing at a Halloween rave, she meets Abel, a sensitive poet. Then she meets Zed, a supersexy tattooed drummer with incredible biceps. Who will she choose? Does ...
Style: sexy, witty, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, pregnancy, menage a trois, romance, sexual relations, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, twentysomething life, gays and lesbians, friends, couples ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Truth About Cats & Dogs (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A successful veterinarian and radio show host with low self-esteem asks her model friend to impersonate her when a handsome man wants to see her.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mistaken identity, dog, love, model, veterinarian, romance, radio, love and romance, comedy of errors, disorder, friendship, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 40K
Grumpy Old Men (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: For decades, next-door neighbors and former friends John and Max have feuded, trading insults and wicked pranks. When an attractive widow moves in nearby, their bad blood erupts into a high-stakes rivalry full of naughty jokes and adolescent ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mayor, christmas, friendship, friends, separated, rescue, election, buddies, couples, love triangle, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: minnesota, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 4K
A New Leaf (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Henry Graham lives the life of a playboy. When his lawyer tells him one day that his lifestyle has consumed all his funds, he needs an idea to avoid climbing down the social ladder.
Style: realistic, biting, humorous, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: murder, bankruptcy, camping, lawyer, cons and scams, couple relations, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, couples, loan, battle of the sexes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 16K
The Bachelor (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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, sentimental, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: inheritance, wedding, bachelor, fall in love, romance, farce, looking for love, couples, opposites attract, love and romance, couple relations, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 675
Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unemployment, couples, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, romance, love triangle, friendship, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.0
 18K
Three to Tango (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Oscar and Peter land a career-making opportunity when a Chicago tycoon chooses them to compete for the design of a cultural center. The tycoon mistakenly believes that Oscar is gay and has him spy on his mistress Amy. Oscar goes along with it and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: architect, love triangle, romance, gay, mistaken identity, dishonesty, couples, disorder, society, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 34K
Nine Months (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When he finds out his longtime girlfriend is pregnant, a commitment-phobe realizes he might have to change his lifestyle for better or much, much worse.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, marriage, romance, self discovery, couple relations, parent child relationship, baby, women, family drama, life turned upside down, lifestyle, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sidewalks of New York (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film follows the marital and dating lives of three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships. Interspersing "man on the street" interviews with scenes from the six characters' lives, the film weaves a ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, dentist, romance, wannabe, looking for love, dishonesty, couples, thirtysomething life, twentysomething life, love and romance, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
She's Gotta Have It (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of Nola Darling's simultaneous sexual relationships with three different men is told by her and by her partners and other friends. All three men wanted her to commit solely to them; Nola resists being "owned" by a single ...
Style: sexual, sexy, witty, talky, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, lesbian, lifestyle, love triangle, love and romance, romance, singleness, sexual relations, couple relations, urban, strong sexual content, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. Garet, the real arsonist, is apalled that someone else would try ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, farce, odd couple, store, tragic love, social differences, disorder, couples, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, down on your luck, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Tune in Tomorrow... (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Martin works at the local radio station, which just hired a new scriptwriter with a reputation for great drama, Pedro Carmichael. Martin’s aunt Julia, not related by blood, returns home after many years away and Martin falls for her. Once Pedro ...
Style: witty, realistic, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, couples, manipulations, parents and children, love affair, writer's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, infidelity, college ...
Time: 80s, 1950s, 1920s
Place: new orleans, usa, latin america, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
I Love You, Don't Touch Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a 25 year old virgin girl, looking for the right boyfriend, not realizing that "the one" has been next to her for many years.
Style: sexy, witty, sexual, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, betrayal, romance, love and romance, friends, love triangle, couples, looking for love, best friends, virginity, female nudity, bare breasts ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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