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Career Opportunities (1991)
 5.9
 9K
Career Opportunities (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Josie, the daughter of the town's wealthiest businessman, faces problems at home and wishes to leave town but is disoriented. Her decision is finalized after she falls asleep in a Target dressing room. She awakens to find herself locked in the store overnight with the janitor, Jim, the town "no hoper" and liar.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, forbidden love, small town, teenage love, crimes, fall in love, couples, heist, friends, misfit, disorder, goofy hero, fish out of water, romance, department store, self discovery, coming of age, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, liar, target, janitor, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and semi serious films with plots about love and romance, romance, fall in love, couples, opposites attract, disorder and destiny mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Career Opportunities: I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (1968), Heart & Soul (1985), The Wedding Date (2005), My Sassy Girl (2008), Son in Law (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Harold Fine is a self-described square - a 35-year-old Los Angeles lawyer who's not looking forward to middle age nor his upcoming wedding. His life changes when he falls in love with Nancy, a free-spirited, innocent, and beautiful young ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, free love, lawyer, culture clash, fish out of water, coming of age, social decay, disorder, couples, society, misfit, drug abuse ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 5K
Heart & Soul (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 1956: The shy Jonathan's luck with girls changes when he wins the rebellious Gene as a friend in his last year of high school. Gene is adored by many girls and manages to teach Jonathan a few lessons. Gene himself would rather just be with one ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: high school, small town, first love, youth, young lovers, lifestyle, friendship, college, school, teenage life, love and romance, high school life ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Wedding Date (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With the wedding of her younger sister fast approaching, Kat Ellis faces the undesirable prospect of traveling alone to London for the ceremony. While this is bad enough, Jeffrey, the man who left her as they moved closer to marriage, happens to be ...
Style: romantic, feel good, light, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, hidden identity, family relations, male escort, dishonesty, disorder, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 19K
My Sassy Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A guy (Jesse Bradford) has his life planned out, until he is wooed, groomed and then dumped by an elusive woman (Elisha Cuthbert).
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: young lovers, lifestyle, small town life, romance, fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, couple relations, opposites attract, chance meeting, small town, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 16K
Son in Law (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Country girl Rebecca has spent most of her life on a farm in South Dakota, and, when she goes away to college in Los Angeles, Rebecca immediately feels out of place in the daunting urban setting. She is befriended by a savvy party animal named ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, comic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fish out of water, thanksgiving, college, farm, culture clash, unlikely couple, opposites attract, countryside, goofy hero, disorder, romance, student life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, las vegas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 981
Book of Love (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: John Twiller takes down his high school yearbook and begins to reminiscence about that time he first moved into the neighborhood in 1956. His teenage self, Jack is obsessed with Lily one of the more popular girls around. The sole obstacle is Angelo, ...
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens, teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, fish out of water, coming of age, high school, americana, friendship, prom, suburbs, couple relations, teenage life, suburban life, love and romance ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Forces of Nature (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, road movie, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, wedding, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, travel, disorder, nothing goes right, fall in love, infidelity, extramarital affair, on the road ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 26K
Loser (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On a university scholarship, a good natured student from the midwest gets a crash course in city life while dealing with three evil roommates. He befriends a virtually homeless college student whom he falls for, but she's dating a nasty ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, funny, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: college, opposites attract, college student, romance, youth, fall in love, teenage life, friendship, city life, lifestyle, loser, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 11K
Milk Money (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three young boys pool their money and pay V, a kindhearted prostitute, to strip for them. Afterward, she drives them home to the suburbs -- but then her car breaks down. It's just as well, though, because a mobster named Waltzer is after her, ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens
Plot: prostitute, matchmaking, mob boss, father son relationship, gangsters, disorder, couples, family life, fall in love, looking for sex, suburbs, city life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage girls deals with her parents forgetting her birthday and a crush on her high school's heartthrob.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, teen comedy
Plot: teenager, high school, birthday, teenage love, self discovery, high school life, love and romance, high school hunk, teenage life, first love, coming of age, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 21K
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, social relations, hidden identity, cons and scams, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 12K
Valley Girl (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Julie, a girl from the valley, meets Randy, a punk from the city. They are from different worlds and find love. Somehow they need to stay together in spite of her trendy, shallow friends.
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, slang ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: friends, high school, coming of age, party, punk, romance, opposites attract, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, teenage life, teenager, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
One Crazy Summer (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aspiring teenage cartoonist and his friends come to the aid of a singer trying to save her family property from developers.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, friendship, eviction, romance, youth, island, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, escapades, heroic mission, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, sexual relations, looking for love, romance, fall in love, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 79K
She's All That (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen comedy, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, fall in love, bet, high school life, romance, teenager, cinderella story, social misfits, teen romance, young lovers, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 20K
New in Town (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lucy Hill is an ambitious up-and-coming executive living in Miami. She loves her shoes, she loves her cars and she loves climbing the corporate ladder. When she is offered a temporary assignment – in the middle of nowhere – to restructure a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, light, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: small town, love and romance, fish out of water, opposites attract, vegetarian, misfit, factory worker, fall in love, moral dilemma, social relations, business executive, labor union ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Seven Minutes in Heaven (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Natalie allows her classmate Jeff, who ran away from home after a fight with his stepfather, to stay at her place while her father is away on a business trip. Natalie soon starts dating Jeff's friend James Casey, who isn't as faithful as ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, coming of age, teenager, platonic, friends, family relations, youth, teenage love, high school life, love and romance, when the parents are away ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A valedictorian's declaration of love for a high-school cheerleader launches a night of revelry, reflection and romance for a group of graduating seniors.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenager, teenage love, cheerleader, friends, love and romance, fall in love, unlikely couple, high school, popular girl, popularity, couple relations, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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A Couch in New York (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both find themselves deeply ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, looking for love, misfit, unfulfilled love, infidelity, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, france, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: unfulfilled love, unlikely couple, romance, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, urban, forbidden love, opposites attract, infidelity, fall in love, love affair, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 31K
Doc Hollywood (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After leaving Washington D.C. hospital, plastic surgeon Ben Stone heads for California, where a lucrative practice in Beverly Hills awaits. After a car accident, he's sentenced to perform as the community's general practitioner.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: small town life, fish out of water, small town, misfit, romance, love and romance, self discovery, new love, fall in love, happy ending, hospital, community service ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s, future
Place: california, usa, south carolina, washington d.c., san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 12K
Excess Baggage (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A rich brat (Alicia Silverstone) fakes her own kidnapping, but in the process ends up locked in the trunk of a car that gets stolen.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, romance, crime gone awry, dishonesty, comedy of errors, fall in love, nothing goes right, missing person, disorder, couples, opposites attract, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Born Yesterday (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A businessman shows up in Washington to lobby agendas that are friendly to his construction plans. His ditsy ex-showgirl bimbo proves to be an embarrassment in social situations, so he hires a reporter to teach her how to appear more intelligent. ...
Style: clever, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: politics, lobbyist, romance, social differences, cinderella story, boss and employee, fall in love, teaching the ways of the world, rise to the top, couple relations, love and romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s, 1950s
Place: usa, washington d.c., las vegas, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Pyaar Impossible (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: romantic comedy in which a geek and the most sought-after college beauty are paired together by a twist of fate. And under all odds, an impossible love story begins.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: college, young lovers, fish out of water, couples, disorder, college life, opposites attract, impossible love, love and romance, unlikely couple, romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 419
Ed's Next Move (1996)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ed lives in Wisconsin. He's just been dumped by his girlfriend, so he moves to New York City for a big change...but will he ever find love again? He loves his new job studying the genetics of different strains of rice. Then Ed meets Lee, a ...
Style: talky, feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, solitary, couples, love triangle, unlikely couple, love affair, love and romance, fall in love, twentysomething life, city life, hopes, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 90s
Place: wisconsin, new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 160K
Clueless (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school's pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes two teachers into dating each other. Emboldened by her success, she decides to give ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: high school, opposites attract, teenage love, fashion, couples, popularity, teenage life, youth, high school life, shopping mall, coming of age, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 779
Pie in the Sky (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Pie in the Sky is a 1996 American romantic comedy film about a young man obsessed with traffic gridlock who falls in love with an avant-garde dancer.
Style: feel good, touching, offbeat, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, self discovery, journalism, college, young lovers, lovers reunited, true love, youth, unlikely couple, love and romance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 920
Just Write (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Hollywood tour bus driver poses as a screenwriter to romance an up-and-coming young actress.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, bus, disorder, looking for love, dishonesty, couples, mistaken identity, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, manipulations, love and romance, celebrity culture ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Jatt & Juliet 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A sequel to the hit Punjabi romantic comedy.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, not serious
Plot: fish out of water, law enforcement, disorder, couples, fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, opposites attract, misfit, punjab
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Beautician and the Beast (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story follows the misadventures of a New York City beautician who is mistakenly hired as the school teacher for the children of the president of a small Eastern European country.
Style: humorous, not serious, romantic, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: culture clash, nanny, female protagonist, romance, couple relations, love and romance, society, couples, opposites attract, youth, single parent, dictator ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, eastern europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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