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Career Opportunities (1991)
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 10K
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, romance, misfit, disorder, goofy hero, fish out of water, department store, self discovery, coming of age, father daughter relationship, father son 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, disorder, opposites attract and unlikely couple mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Career Opportunities: Heart & Soul (1985), One Crazy Summer (1986), Book of Love (1990), Pyaar Impossible (2010), It Had to Be You (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Heart & Soul (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 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: sentimental, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: high school, small town, first love, teenager, youth, wooing, small town life, couples, romance, fall in love, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1956
Place: ohio
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100%
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, buddies, disorder, island, nothing goes right, friends, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 1K
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: touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: prom, teenage love, friendship, high school, fish out of water, americana, youth, self discovery, couple relations, fall in love, romance, friends ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, college, romance, unlikely couple, goofy hero, opposites attract, couples, youth, bollywood, disorder, student, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, forbidden love, looking for love, opposites attract, battle of the sexes, love affair, lifestyle, unlikely couple, infidelity, couples, wedding, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.8
 17K
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, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fish out of water, thanksgiving, college, farm, culture clash, unlikely couple, opposites attract, goofy hero, disorder, countryside, romance, student life ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, las vegas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, sweet, light, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, wedding, fall in love, looking for love, unlikely couple, opposites attract, hidden identity, family relations, disorder, male escort, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, young lovers, small town life, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, chance meeting, rescue, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, humorous, semi serious, road movie, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, destiny, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, travel, infidelity, disorder, fall in love, nothing goes right, extramarital affair, on the road ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, miami, hawaii, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: college, opposites attract, college student, romance, youth, teenage life, fall in love, friendship, lifestyle, city life, loser, small town ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.1
 22K
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: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
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 ⇓
60%
 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: feel good, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: prostitute, gangsters, matchmaking, suburbs, mob boss, treehouse, father son relationship, disorder, couples, friendship, misfit, urban ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Overnight Delivery (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but than finds out that he was wrong. He has 24 hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall in love. The only problem is the delivery man will not stop until ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, sexy, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: on the road, college, romance, youth, partners, infidelity, looking for love, nothing goes right, goofy hero, buddies, unlikely couple, unfaithful girlfriend ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, couples, unlikely couple, family relations, family business, disorder, fall in love, wedding planner, love and romance, singleness, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 13K
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, humorous, witty, semi serious, slang ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, girls' night
Plot: friends, high school, coming of age, party, punk, teenager, romance, opposites attract, teenage life, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, young lovers ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.8
 2K
Marigold (2007)
Genre: Comedy, 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: humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, showbiz, love triangle, romance, opposites attract, bollywood, actor's life, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, workplace romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, not serious, sexy, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, teenager, friends, love and romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, cheerleader, popularity, popular girl, fall in love, nerd, graduation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.8
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Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: taxi driver, love and romance, unlikely couple, life turned upside down, couples, disorder, on the road, taxi, romance, crumbling marriage, father
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 5.9
 82K
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, teenager, opposites attract, romance, teen romance, bet, cinderella story, youth, high school life, social misfits, prom ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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33%
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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, feel good, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night, teen comedy, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, birthday, teenage love, self discovery, high school life, high school hunk, teenage life, first love, coming of age, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 21K
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, girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, fish out of water, love and romance, opposites attract, misfit, factory worker, moral dilemma, fall in love, social relations, vegetarian, business executive, businessman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, miami, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, coming of age, love triangle, teenager, teenage life, family relations, friends, teenage love, youth, when the parents are away, platonic ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.2
 607
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, sexual relations, romance, fall in love, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.5
 8K
At Middleton (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two parents fall in love over the course of a single day while playing hooky from their children's college tour.
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: college, tour guide, self discovery, self fulfillment, fall in love, opposites attract, disorder, love and romance, parents and children, couples, tourist, middle age romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When his journal of bright ideas is stolen, college freshman Bickford Schmeckler (Fugit) has to blanket the campus in order to locate it.
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: college, looking for sex, journal, lifestyle, fall in love, obsessive quest, goofy hero, youth, disorder, buddies, teenage life, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, opposites attract, lifestyle, hidden identity, nothing goes right, love and romance, unlikely couple, disorder, workplace romance, dishonesty, wooing ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: semi serious, humorous, witty, satirical, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: politics, opposites attract, love and romance, fall in love, society, social differences, journalism, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, lobbyist, women, farce ...
Time: 90s, 1950s, 50s
Place: washington d.c., usa, las vegas, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
French for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Henrik, who takes part in a student exchange program with France. The only reason for this journey is to conquer the heart of his dream girl. Wild Partys, exciting trips, a crazy host family and of course his trouble with the French ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, fish out of water, misfit, teenage life, friends, language barrier, summer vacation, comedy of errors, escapades, disorder, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, unlikely couple, nothing goes right, fall in love, misfit, love triangle, infidelity, love and romance, unfulfilled love, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, new york, paris france, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, romance, crime gone awry, fall in love, nothing goes right, missing person, comedy of errors, dishonesty, cons and scams, criminal heroes, unlikely couple, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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