Movies like Cake 2005

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Cake (2005)
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Cake (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A travel writer improves her love life when she becomes an editor for her father's wedding magazine.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, magazine editor, father daughter relationship, romance, love affair, opposites attract, looking for love, wedding, family relations, parents and children, couples, workplace romance, lifestyle, workplace, wooing, couple relations, unlikely couple, dysfunctional family, employer employee relationship, interracial romance, love and romance, singleness, fall in love, gays and lesbians, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary

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Most similar movies to Cake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, looking for love, lifestyle and unlikely couple mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Cake: Perfect Romance (2004), I Kissed a Girl (2015), A Smile Like Yours (1997), It Had to Be You (2000), Just Desserts (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Perfect Romance (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The mother of a young divorcee places an ad on her daughter's behalf on a lonely hearts internet website but the person who responds fits her own ideal of a suitable partner. The daughter is still hung up on her musician ex-husband.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, unlikely couple, couples, couple relations, looking for love, romance, dating, male female relationship, family relations, singleness, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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100%
I Kissed a Girl (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jérémie, 34, wakes up in an apartment he doesn't know, next to a woman he doesn't know. She is Adna, a stunning Swedish woman who is as funny as she is sweet. Is this the beginning of a fairy tale? Not quite, since Jérémie is about to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, love triangle, romance, disorder, couples, love affair, rivalry, unlikely couple, life turned upside down, introspection, gender, comedy of errors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Smile Like Yours (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby
Style: feel good, touching, melancholic, intense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, workplace romance, infertility, women, secrets, singleness, clinic, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
It Had to Be You (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two strangers meet and fall in love during the weekend that they are planning their respective weddings.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, love affair, looking for love, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couples, infidelity, lifestyle, unlikely couple, wedding, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Just Desserts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Marco Poloni's family owns a bakery in the Bronx and it seems that they have fallen on hard times and his family is considering selling the bakery. Marco then decides to enter a baking competition hoping that the money and publicity will help ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: relationship vs career, ambition, lifestyle, opposites attract, contest, family life, love affair, workplace romance, workplace situations, workplace, rivalry, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 10K
It Boy (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Alice Lantins is 38, ambitious and so committed to her work that she neglects her personal life. In short, she is the ideal candidate for the next editor of the magazine Rebelle, or would be were it not for the fact that she appears to be stuck in ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, family outing
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, love affair, love and romance, unlikely couple, age difference, fall in love, relationship vs career, student, thirtysomething life, promotion, magazine editor, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.5
 453
BachelorMan (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In these times of enlightened sexual politics, Ted Davis is a scoring machine. He's got the rap, the charm and his little black book weighs several pounds. Ted has become a guru to his buddies who can only aspire in awe to his greatness. This ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, womanizer, lifestyle, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, fall in love, couples, love and romance, romance, wooing, looking for love, true love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 3K
Lucky 7 (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Before Amy Myer's mother died when Amy was 7, she planned out the little girl's life on a timeline, including the fact that Amy would marry her 7th boyfriend. When Amy falls in love with #6, she's thrown into a tailspin, because all ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, looking for love, fall in love, unlikely couple, death of mother, couple relations, romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, singleness, croquet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Social satire based on the best-seller by Adele Lang humorously chronicles the life of Katya Livingston, a self-centered, obnoxious and conceited 28-year-old ad sales exec who won't let anything or anyone stand in her way in getting to the top ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: boss and employee, love, dream, socialite, workplace romance, blind ambition, rise to the top, unlikely couple, looking for love, opposites attract, lifestyle, social differences ...
Time: 1920s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 710
On the Edge (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young game designer falls in love with an older woman and suddenly his whole life turns upside down.
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, unlikely couple, lifestyle, wooing, fall in love, love affair, couples, romance, looking for love, disorder, love and romance, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.1
 693
Hairshirt (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Danny Reilly (Dean Paras) is a self-obsessed man who, after dumping Renee Weber (Neve Campbell), falls in love again with Corey Wells (Katie Wright). But Renee makes it her mission to see that Danny never falls in love again and sets out for attack ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, love triangle, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, youth, roommate, prank, romance, looking for love, sexual relations, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Shrink Is In (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman impersonates a shrink to win over her Prince Charming.
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: hidden identity, losing-it hero, mistaken identity, love affair, looking for love, love triangle, true love, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, win over, wooing ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, love affair, valentine's day, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, couples, thirtysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Everything You Want (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It was at a very young age that Abby found herself experimenting with the gift of art while she practically...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: college, love, love triangle, lifestyle, fall in love, looking for love, wooing, couples, unlikely couple, romance, opposites attract, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 274
Novel Romance (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Book editor Max Normane can perfect anyone’s story apart from her own. Highly successful but highly single, she comes up with a novel plan: a publication in exchange for a sperm donation. But will she get her happy ending?
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, single parent, mother, looking for love, couples, workplace situations, couple relations, family relations, workplace, love and romance, lifestyle, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 965
The Wish List (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sarah Fisher, an overly organized, by-the-numbers kind of woman, makes a "wish list" of all the qualities and traits her future husband should have. After finding the perfect man, she falls for a guy who meets none of her criteria and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love triangle, opposites attract, looking for love, couples, dinner, rivalry, society, friendship, dating, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ecuador
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Puccini for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When her inability to commit leads to a breakup with her girlfriend, opera-loving writer Allegra winds up in the bed of amiable professor Philip. He is so smitten with Allegra that he dumps his lover, Grace (Justin Kirk), and convinces Allegra to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, clever
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, lesbian relationship, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, artists and showbiz, romance, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, love and romance, love affair, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Kiss the Bride (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In high school, Matt and Ryan were best friends. More than friends, actually. But in the ensuing ten years, they've lost contact. So when Matt receives an invitation to Ryan's wedding he's surprised - especially that Ryan is marrying ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: gay, wedding, friendship, family relations, high school, young lovers, love and romance, looking for love, coming out, lifestyle, gender, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 6.5
 214
New Low (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wendell, a neurotic, aimless twentysomething, struggles to figure out which girl he really belongs with: Joanna, the best girl he's ever known, or Vicky, the worst. His friend, Dave, helps him sort through his thoughts as Wendell discovers not ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, social worker, looking for love, self discovery, romance, couples, wooing, fall in love, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Love on the Side (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Small town waitress Eve Stuckley is stuck. She has spent years pining for testosterone saturate local hunk Jeff Sweeney and yearns to escape from the Hog-Chow Diner she runs. Just when Eve finally decides to pursue her man, drop dead gorgeous Linda ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: first lesbian experience, waitress, diner, love triangle, looking for love, fall in love, unfulfilled love, couples, lifestyle, youth, buddies, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
 2K
Marigold (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film follows the story of Marigold Lexton, an American actress who gets stranded in Mumbai and lands a minor role in a Bollywood musical. She meets Prem, the film's choreographer, and undergoes a personal transformation as she experiences ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, looking for love, love triangle, showbiz, artists and showbiz, actor's life, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, workplace romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 2K
Expired (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film revolves around Claire, a kind soul who resents having to enforce the law at all times, and Jay, an angry Traffic Officer who loves his job, being the perfect outlet for his anger and frustrations. Coming both from a place of despair and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: young lovers, romance, opposites attract, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, unlikely couple, love and romance, single parent, lifestyle, parents and children, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Jump Tomorrow (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When shy, straitlaced George (Tunde Adebimpe) meets vivacious, adorable Alicia (Natalia Verbeke), he's instantly smitten -- which puts his imminent arranged marriage in jeopardy. He vows to do the right thing, but then he falls in with Gerard ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, destiny, opposites attract, love triangle, introspection, looking for love, family relations, fall in love, comedy of errors, friendship, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, new york, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
For Better or For Worse (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wendy is finally settling in to single life after the death of her husband. She runs a successful wedding planning company with the help of her friend Roseanne. Wendy's business and values are challenged when Marco, a charming but irritating ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples, family business, disorder, family relations, fall in love, wedding planner, love and romance, singleness, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 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: feel good, touching, humorous, light, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: coming out, lesbian, romance, love triangle, fall in love, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, lesbian interest, brother sister relationship, women, lesbianism, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 7K
Hope Springs (2003)
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: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, small town, hotel, romance, looking for love, love affair, love and romance, starting over, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, breakup ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Passionate People (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uma, tired of waiting for the man of her dreams to raise a family, decides that Nico, the boyfriend of her best friend Lucy, has all necessary features. So she asks her a favor: to lend her boyfriend once. In the middle of surprising situations, Uma ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, friendship, love triangle, fall in love, lifestyle, romance, youth, opposites attract, couples, family relations, artists and showbiz, stewardess ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ibiza, buenos aires argentina, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Third Wheel (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The clumsy and shy Stanley is a nice fellow, beloved by his colleagues in the office. He has a crush on the gorgeous new-hire Diana, but he has difficulties to get close to her. When Stanley finally invites Diana for a date, he hits the homeless ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: looking for love, opposites attract, lifestyle, fall in love, disorder, nothing goes right, dishonesty, love and romance, hidden identity, unlikely couple, wooing, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Baggage Claim (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: stewardess, marriage proposal, looking for love, couple relations, lifestyle, family relations, romance, siblings relations, disorder, couples, nothing goes right, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The romantic myth is exposed for Guy when he is plagued by memories of an old girlfriend on his wedding day.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, family relations, couples, lifestyle, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, opposites attract, orphan, romance, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%