Movies like Cake 2005

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Cake (2005)
 4.9
 4K
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: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, writer's life, singleness, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, artists and showbiz, workplace romance, couples, gender, lifestyle, opposites attract, gays and lesbians, workplace, wooing, twentysomething life, romance, unlikely couple, wedding, dysfunctional family, employer employee relationship ...
Time: contemporary

Most similar movies to Cake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, looking for love, fall in love, couple relations and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Cake: The Wish List (2010), Hairshirt (1998), BachelorMan (2003), The Shrink Is In (2001), Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 809
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, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, looking for love, couples, love triangle, romance, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, hopes, dinner, cheating girlfriend
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.2
 604
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, youth, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, roommate, prank, looking for love, fall in love, romance, sexual relations, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: date night, girls' night
Plot: boss and employee, dream, love, socialite, workplace romance, party, rise to the top, blind ambition, unlikely couple, looking for love, couple relations, workplace situations ...
Time: 20s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.5
 411
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: singleness, twentysomething life, fall in love, looking for sex, unlikely couple, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, womanizer, superhero, thirtysomething life, true love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: losing-it hero, hidden identity, love and romance, true love, midlife crisis, love triangle, win over, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, love affair, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: feel good, witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, lifestyle, true love, family relations, couples, looking for love, wooing, singleness, fall in love, couple relations, orphan ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Perfect Romance (2004)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, romance, singleness, parents and children, love and romance, unlikely couple, couples, eccentric family, looking for love, family relations, single parent, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, witty, humorous, semi serious, clever
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, lesbian relationship, opposites attract, looking for love, unlikely couple, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, romance, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Shut Up and Kiss Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ben is 35, facing the unsatisfying suburban dating world, and looking for more then just sex. Nightmarish attempts with video dating, bad gym run-ins, and his uproarious friends signing him up with online match-making sites have got him nowhere. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, lifestyle, looking for love, couples, opposites attract, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couple relations, romance, fall in love, singleness, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: college, love, college roommate, imaginary friend, wooing, prodigy, college life, youth, opposites attract, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: stewardess, marriage proposal, lifestyle, romance, couple relations, looking for love, family relations, couples, disorder, race against time, siblings relations, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.7
 3K
Lucky 7 (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 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: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, couples, looking for love, love and romance, unlikely couple, singleness, couple relations, fall in love, romance, family relations, female lawyer, loss of mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 657
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: realistic, feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, twentysomething life, love affair, unlikely couple, lifestyle, overbearing, family relations, fall in love, couples, disorder, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: feel good, touching, surreal, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: waitress, lesbian, romance, fall in love, student life, twentysomething life, gays and lesbians, unfulfilled love, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love, wooing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, love and romance, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, fall in love, couples, couple relations, romance, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, valentine's day, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, high school, coming out, young lovers, love and romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, buddies, family relations, youth, best friends, high school life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 195
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: semi serious, humorous, clever, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, couples, verbal byplay, self discovery, couple relations, romance, love affair, twentysomething life, love and romance, fall in love, battle of the sexes, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: touching, feel good, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, love triangle, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, lesbian interest, brother sister relationship, lesbian, lesbianism, romance, gender, taxi driver, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 662
April's Shower (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: April's Shower begins with a group of people gathered for a wedding shower for April. At first, it seems to be a normal gathering for such an occasion but, as time goes on, secrets and stories begin to be revealed. Alex is a chef and a maid of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, unfulfilled love, singleness, romance, twentysomething life, love and romance, friendship, couples, gender bending, looking for love, haunted by the past, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, family business, family relations, couples, disorder, romance, singleness, couple relations, love and romance, unlikely couple
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.2
 222
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: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: single parent, love, mother, pregnancy, love and romance, romance, workplace situations, singleness, couple relations, thirtysomething life, family relations, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Wishful Thinking (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story told from three angles. Max meets Elizabeth; they live together, but when she talks of marriage, he balks. He becomes extremely jealous, probably without cause, and thinks she's taken up with a friend of his, Jack. Elizabeth, stung by ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: destiny, love and romance, romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations, unlikely couple, couples, dishonesty, workplace romance, ego clash, looking for love, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, pregnancy, boss and employee, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, single parent, battle of the sexes, clinic, babies and infants, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 6K
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, sentimental, touching, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, small town, romance, love and romance, love affair, starting over, looking for love, fall in love, hotel, couple relations, breakup, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ⇓
50%
 6.3
 752
Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: bar, romance, hopes, twentysomething life, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, gender, starting over, singleness, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: realistic, witty, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, friendship, infidelity, love triangle, couple relations, city life, singleness, love and romance, romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
50 Ways to Leave Your Lover (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: s after an earthquake convince Owen, a writer of hack "as told to" autobiographies, to leave L.A. He burns his bridges telling people what he really thinks, quits his current client (a randy astronaut), and heads for the airport. Waiting ...
Style: clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: airport, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, twentysomething life, couple relations, writer's life, forces of nature, crumbling marriage, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 2K
Amy's Orgasm (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amy is a single 29 year old Jewish woman. She wrote a successful self-help book about how women can't truly be in love and experience "mental orgasm." Her parents and acquaintances always try to give her advice. Eventually, she breaks ...
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: feminism, orgasm, romance, urban, singleness, love and romance, artists and showbiz, unlikely couple, city life, looking for sex, writer's life, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Foreign Affair (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers need household help after their Ma passes away. They decide to join a romance tour to Russia to find and bring home a traditionally minded wife.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, social
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, unlikely couple, fall in love, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, male female relationship, wedding, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%