Movies like Everybody Wants to Be Italian

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Everybody Wants to Be Italian (2007)
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Everybody Wants to Be Italian (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Are all relationships based on lies? Jake Bianski runs a fish market in north Boston, surrounded by Italians. For years, he's carried a torch for Isabella, an ex-girlfriend now married with three children and no interest in Jake. Yet, he tells everyone she's his girlfriend, including Marisa, a veterinarian his employees set him up with at the Italian singles club. She's interested in him until he tells her about his girlfriend, then he's persistent in asking her to be his friend. As the friendship bumps along, Jake realizes that reality may be better than fantasy, but what if Isabella changes her mind about Jake, and what if it comes out that Marisa, like Jake, isn't Italian?
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, starting over, hidden identity, hopes, love and romance, fall in love, disorder, dishonesty, romance, veterinarian, sexy woman, fish, male female relationship, store, first date, delusion, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, urban, large breasts, cleavage, polish american, jogging, italian american, fish market, deep cleavage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa

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Most similar movies to Everybody Wants to Be Italian

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, fall in love, couples, disorder, couple relations and dishonesty mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Everybody Wants to Be Italian: Pipe Dream (2002), All Relative (2014), A Case of You (2013), Stranded in Paradise (2014), The Answer Man (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, couples, filmmaking, hidden identity, love and romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, fall in love, romance, dishonesty, disorder, actor's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: tense, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, disorder, couples, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, dishonesty, love and romance, wooing, romance, love, stepmother stepson relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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A Case of You (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young writer Sam has a crush on Birdie, the cute and quirky barista at his local coffee shop. When his conventional attempts to woo her crash and burn, he takes his efforts online, creating an Internet profile embellished with all of the details ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, romantic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, writer's life, win over, looking for love, fall in love, dishonesty, hidden identity, disorder, false identity, wooing, internet dating, writers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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100%
Stranded in Paradise (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a driven HR exec loses her high-powered job, she travels to Puerto Rico in an attempt to save her career at a business conference. But as the trip quickly becomes a disaster and a hurricane shuts down the whole island, she meets a handsome ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love affair, fall in love, confined, isolation, disorder, nothing goes right, starting over, hopes, strong female presence, love and romance, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america, denver colorado
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The Answer Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Twenty years ago, Arlen Faber (Jeff Daniels) wrote a book about spirituality that became wildly popular. These days, he's a curmudgeonly recluse who only enjoys the company of his chiropractor, Elizabeth (Lauren Graham). As Elizabeth's ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hopes, dishonesty, romance, single parent, human nature, fall in love, writer's life, love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
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48%
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
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47%
Romantic Debtors (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A policeman in debt is constantly called by a woman working to collect his debt. When they meet by accident they attracted to each other, and does not realize they already have a hostile phone-relationship.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couples, unlikely couple, disorder, dishonesty, debt, hidden identity, debt collector, fall in love, asian, opposites attract, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, asia, korea
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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, nothing goes right, dishonesty, love and romance, hidden identity, unlikely couple, wooing, workplace romance, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
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42%
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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, couples, wooing, fall in love, love affair, romance, disorder, looking for love, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Coming & Going (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Coming & Going is an irreverent romantic comedy that poses the question: How far would you go to capture the heart of the one you love? Lee (Rhys Darby) is a young, skilled OBGYN who lacks confidence when it comes to talking to women outside ...
Style: humorous, touching, light, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: disability, romance, looking for love, misfit, disorder, lie, friendship, couples, love and romance, thirtysomething life, social misfits, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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40%
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Olive Juice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Comedy - Leighanne Littrell, James Berlau, Michael Hartson
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Plot: romance, couples, love affair, love and romance, workplace romance, infidelity, store, pets, nightclub, dog, pet shop, olive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida, orlando florida
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40%
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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: humorous, touching, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love triangle, couples, couple relations, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, morality, love, black ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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40%
Starting Over (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A divorced man falls in love, but somehow he can't get over his ex-wife. This effects his love life in comic ways. Based on Dan Wakefield's novel. Burt Reynolds is an attractive middle-aged man who suffers a crisis of confidence when ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: support group, starting over, romance, hopes, love affair, love triangle, couple relations, infidelity, friendship, dating, love, thanksgiving ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa
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40%
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: romantic, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: valentine's day, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, couples, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Remember Me? (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sharing the same psychologist, a kleptomaniac (Robert) that writes stories a bit too realistic and scary for kids, and a narcoleptic (Beatrice) that documents everything in her life, begin to see that love can be a cure for their ailments. But ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love affair, obsession, fall in love, memory loss, misfit, social misfits, love and romance, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Woman in Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An actor's career takes a "Tootsie"-like turn when he lets himself be cast as a woman in a movie.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: hidden identity, actor's life, fall in love, love and romance, disorder, artists and showbiz, gender bending, filmmaking, dishonesty, gender, lgbt, transgender woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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37%
Love in the Buff (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When old flames reunite, will it be second time's the charm or a case of once bitten twice shy? Jimmy and Cherie, two ex-lovers from Hong Kong, cross paths in Beijing and can't seem to forget each other, despite being involved with someone ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, starting over, couples, hopes, relationship vs career, friendship, love and romance, woman wearing a miniskirt
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china, asia
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37%
Holiday Engagement (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thirty-something Hillary Burns has spent her life trying to get the approval of her parents, most specifically her judgmental mother, Meredith Burns, thus far without success. Part of that approval for Hillary is to marry the right man. That's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, pretend relationship, love and romance, family gatherings, romance, fall in love, couples, unlikely couple, disorder, cons and scams, parents and children, pretending to be someone else ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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37%
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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, whimsical
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, on the road, disorder, couples, romance, road trip, love, taxi, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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37%
Bigger Than the Sky (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being dumped by his girlfriend, a man stuck in a deadend life decides to audition for a small role in a local community theatre's production of Cyrano de Bergerac. Despite having no experience as an actor, he lands the lead role, which ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, fish out of water, starting over, fall in love, couple relations, couples, romance, disorder, mine, friends, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon
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36%
Bed & Breakfast: Love is a Happy Accident (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bed and Breakfast is a romantic comedy about a saleswoman from a large department store in Rio who discovers she has inherited property in the wine country of California. She could never expect what she would find in "Webster", a small ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, comedy of errors, opposites attract, love and romance, couples, romance, small town, inheritance, fall in love, male female relationship, rivalry, in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, brazil
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36%
The Man On Her Mind (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nellie is a seemingly prim young woman who is conducting a clandestine affair with Jack, a super-suave, fast-talking lawyer. It doesn't matter that the pair seems mismatched because Jack doesn't really exist; he is a figment of Nellie’s ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, couples, fall in love, love affair, singleness, couple relations, romance, boy, imaginary
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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36%
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Mr. Fix It (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lance Valenteen (David Boreanaz) makes a living as "Mr. Fix It," a man who gets hired by men that have just recently been dumped by their girlfriend. Lance dates the guys' ex-girlfriend and becomes the worst date possible, sending the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: deception, fall in love, romance, couples, wooing, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, voyeur, blonde, voyeurism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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35%
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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, semi serious, humorous, touching, bad ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: middle age romance, opposites attract, college, one day, tour guide, self discovery, self fulfillment, fall in love, love and romance, couples, disorder, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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35%
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, wedding planner, love and romance, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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35%
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Lovesick (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of Charlie Darby, who has everything going for him: a great job, friends, family, the whole package. The one thing Charlie doesn't have is love, because every time he gets close, he goes clinically insane. When he meets the perfect ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, love and romance, fall in love, workplace, brother brother relationship, love interest, neighbor, mother son relationship, mentally unstable, disorder, suspicious man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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34%
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Standby (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, Luxembourg
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty-something Alan (Gleeson) is down on his luck. Stood up at the altar and recently fired from his banking job, he finds himself working with his mother as a part-time tourist advisor at Dublin Airport. It's there he comes face to face with ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, airport, lovers reunited, love and romance, second chance, loss of job, counselor, house party, talent show, viagra, transvestite ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
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34%
Every Jack Has a Jill (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Jack is encouraged to take the romantic Paris vacation he won, despite just being dumped by his girlfriend. His trip soon devolves into chaos and adventure, when his luggage is swapped for a French businesswoman's belongings who soon takes a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: destiny, romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, hopes, disorder, wooing, empire, hotel, love and romance, love, airport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, usa
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34%
The Ages of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Roberto is a young and ambitious lawyer who is going to marry Sara. His whole life is perfectly planned out. During a expropriation which he is in charge of, he meets Micol, a gorgeous and provocative young woman from a small village in Tuscany. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sexy, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, romance, sexual relations, life turned upside down, love affair, love, female nudity, stripper, sex scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, tuscany
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33%
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Cupid (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: With Valentine’s Day approaching, Eve Lovett, a workaholic TV talk show host with a string of failed relationships, is worried she will never find true love. But when a mysterious stranger named Vernon Gart shows up on the set claiming to work for ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: true love, looking for love, tv show, romance, fall in love, couples, wooing, valentine's day, media, lifestyle, cupid, workaholic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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33%