Movies like Dating the Enemy

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Dating the Enemy (1996)
 6.5
 2K
Dating the Enemy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One messy science journalist (Tash) and a neat television host (Brett). Two very different people whose relationship is nose diving to get the opportunity to experience life in their partners shoes when they wake up one morning in each others bodies. Valuable lessons are learned by each as they both have to adjust to very different lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sincere, light, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: body swapping, gender, journalist, disorder, couple relations, wish come true, battle of the sexes, couples, romance, introspection, love, switching roles, strong sexual content, media, hidden identity, anchor, female director, basketball, rape, party, wedding, writers, blonde, computer, telephone ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, sydney australia

Most similar movies to Dating the Enemy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and realistic films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, disorder, couple relations, love and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Dating the Enemy: It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006), All of Me (1984), Prelude to a Kiss (1992), Paperback Hero (1999), 18 Again! (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A visit to a natural history museum proves catastrophic for two high school rivals, an overachiever and a jock, when an ancient Aztec statue casts a spell that causes them to switch bodies and see exactly what it's like to walk in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, love and romance, battle of the sexes, teenager, teenage love, high school, gender bending, school, soul transference, popularity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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100%
 6.7
 16K
All of Me (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Just before stubborn millionaire Edwina Cutwater dies, she asks her uptight lawyer, Roger Cobb to amend her will so that her soul will pass to the young, vibrant Terry Hoskins – but the spiritual transference goes awry. Edwina enters Roger's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: body swapping, reincarnation, soul transference, battle of the sexes, fish out of water, switching roles, disorder, gender, nothing goes right, guru, love and romance, womanizer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Prelude to a Kiss (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship, something supernatural happens that tests it.
Style: sentimental, feel good, sweet, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, romance, terminal illness, true love, supernatural, destiny, opposites attract, aging, couple relations, ghost, couples, afterlife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Paperback Hero (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Willis is a handsome roadtrain driver with a secret - he has just become a top-selling romance novelist. However, being a 'man's man' in the Australian outlook, to avoid embarrassment, he needs a name, a woman's name - and ...
Style: feel good, witty, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, friendship, love triangle, novelist, wilderness, small town, fall in love, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, dishonesty, rise to the top, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 4K
18 Again! (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 18 Again! is a 1988 comedy film starring George Burns and Charlie Schlatter. The plot involves a grandson switching souls with his grandfather by means of an accident. This was one of a series of unrelated films, including Like Father, Like Son and ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, fish out of water, family relations, golden years, adolescence vs adulthood, wish come true, parents and children, soul transference, mistaken identity, misfit, elderly ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Love and Other Catastrophes (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A day in the life of two film-school students trying to find love and another house-mate.
Style: semi serious, humorous, melancholic, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, university, college, college life, fall in love, lifestyle, romance, youth, couple relations, sexual relations, roommate, campus ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: australia, melbourne, melbourne australia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 835
Strange Planet (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Alice, Judy and Sally are three Australian roommates who are unlucky in love. Over the course of a year, they endure numerous personal ups and downs. Meanwhile, Ewan, Joel and Neil are friends and coworkers with similar problems, and gradually their ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, friends, pregnancy, friendship, marriage, roommate, buddies, introspection, love affair, looking for love, unfulfilled love, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, touching, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, love triangle, romance, unlikely couple, rivalry, disorder, couples, love affair, life turned upside down, introspection, gender, comedy of errors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 9K
Switch (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steve Brooks, a sexist womanizer, is killed by a group of his angry former lovers. In heaven, he makes a bargain with God for redemption and agrees to return to Earth. Once there, he must have a sincere relationship with a female and make her fall ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, inspirational, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, reincarnation, womanizer, fish out of water, switching roles, murder, gender, redemption, love and romance, partners, battle of the sexes, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 10K
Woman on Top (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set to the intoxicating rhythms of Brazil, "Woman on Top" is a spicy, sexy comedy about the magic of food, love and music. Meet Isabella, a sultry enchantress born with the special gift of melting the palates and hearts of men everywhere. ...
Style: sexy, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cooking and food, tv show, romance, breakup, couples, starting over, fall in love, love affair, love triangle, strong female presence, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, brazil, usa, latin america, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Any Questions for Ben? (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For 27-year-old Ben, life couldn't be better. A well paid job, friends, parties, girls and nothing to tie him down. But when he is invited back to his old school to join several other ex-students including Alex and Jim in talking about their ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, opposites attract, charity, renewed love, introspection, love and romance, hopes, romance, disorder, success, fame, long distance relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Butcher's Wife (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A clairvoyant woman thinks that she's met her future husband because she's seen him in a dream. They marry and he takes her back to his butcher shop in New York city, where her powers tend to influence everyone she meets while working in ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: clairvoyant, supernatural, romance, love, family relations, unfulfillment, true love, fall in love, couple relations, magic, couples, supernatural ability ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 744
Plan de table (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A brief but intense hug will have the effect of throwing a meticulously planned wedding into chaos. Is chance about to give fate a helping hand?
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, destiny, comedy of errors, disorder, couples, nothing goes right, love, luck, life turned upside down, hopes, couple relations, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Allnighter (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Molly (Hoffs), Val (Pfeiffer) and Gina (Cusack) are graduating college, but on their final night, frustrations are aired. Molly is still looking for real love and Val is beginning to doubt if that is what she has found. Gina is too busy videotaping ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lifestyle, battle of the sexes, friendship, college, romance, coming of age, friends, power relations, introspection, sexual relations, looking for love, college life ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 308
Be My Baby (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After dating several cheating husbands who pretended to be single, Rylee devises a scheme for revenge. She gets a married man drunk, convinces him that they slept together, then shows up a year later with a baby and demands money. Her blackmail plan ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, battle of the sexes, manipulation, family relations, disorder, vengeance, looking for love, farce, couples, love and romance, gender, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Love Potion No. 9 (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unlucky in love, chemist Paul Matthews visits gypsy Madame Rosa for help. Quickly realizing he is a hopeless nerd, she gifts him with Love Potion No. 8, which makes anyone who wears it irresistible to the opposite sex for four hours. Paul and animal ...
Style: light, feel good, romantic, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love potion, experiment gone awry, romance, wish come true, love and romance, misfit, looking for love, fall in love, magic, scientist, wooing, love story ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor, Lana (Bebe Neuwirth), loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man ...
Style: romantic, light, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: bet, love, unlikely couple, couple relations, love and romance, love story, fall in love, wooing, journalist, battle of the sexes, initially antagonists, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
 861
The Knot (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple endures a series of mishaps right before their wedding day.
Style: humorous, touching, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couples, disorder, nothing goes right, couple relations, friends, family relations, love and romance, wedding, best friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
Better Than Sex (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a one-night stand a couple is faced with the terrifying possibility of what they really want.
Style: sexy, witty, humorous, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: sex, love triangle, lust, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, opposites attract, romance, sexual relations, love affair, couples, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, london, england, europe, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 712
Valentino (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Italian car salesman wants to impress the woman of his dreams, but he gets entangled in his own web of lies.
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Plot: couple relations, couples, romance, dishonesty, hidden identity, disorder, speeding vehicle, speeding car, highway, heart attack, car salesman, sports car ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Katrine is to be married. Her fiancé is gorgeous, their appartment is luxurious and her future in-laws are wealthy. Katrine only has one problem: she sometimes finds it difficult to tell the truth, and this sends her on a round-about jaunt with an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: unlikely couple, introspection, life turned upside down, disorder, love and romance, couples, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, romance, profanity, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, love affair, valentine's day, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, couple relations, couples, thirtysomething life, romance, unfulfillment, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 576
White Wedding (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The loyal, committed and very decent Elvis (Kenneth Nkosi) leaves Johannesburg en route to pick up his best friend and best man Tumi (Rapulana Seiphemo) in Durban. The two will then journey on to Cape Town to begin rehearsals for Elvis’s wedding ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, romance, on the road, friends, disorder, couples, buddies, race against time, nothing goes right, interracial relations, friendship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Peter Hall's Royal Shakespeare Company production is one of the best versions of this oft-attempted but seldom achieved vision.
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, atmospheric, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, mistaken identity, wedding, fairy, battle of the sexes, prank, unlikely couple, true love, supernatural romance, farce, curses spells and rituals, unfulfilled love ...
Time: ancient history, 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 162K
13 Going on 30 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until she's thirty. With a little magic, her wish is granted, but it turns out that being thirty isn't as always as awesome as she thought it would be!
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night, kids
Plot: body swapping, romance, true love, child as adult, youth, wish come true, best friends in love, adolescence vs adulthood, desire, fashion, love and romance, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, couple relations, opposites attract, love and romance, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love triangle, infidelity, looking for love, misfit, nothing goes right, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, new york, paris france, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 68K
Bewitched (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Thinking he can overshadow an unknown actress in the part, an egocentric actor unknowingly gets a witch cast in an upcoming television remake of the classic show "Bewitched".
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: witch, wizards and magicians, supernatural romance, fall in love, tv show, magic, disorder, supernatural, romance, falling in love, hidden identity, misfit ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Mato sem Cachorro (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The day a man almost runs-over a puppy, he meets the love of his life. The couple and their dog live the dream, until she wants out.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, dog, romance, disorder, pets, friendship, love and romance, breakup, couple relations, brazilian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 2K
Zus & zo (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Zus & Zo shows what three sisters are willing to do to stop their would-be sister-in-law from coming into possession of Paraíso, their beloved family summer home on the Portuguese coast.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, hotel, friendship, infidelity, couples, family life, eccentric family, fall in love, romance, gender, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portugal, holland, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Date with an Angel (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Aspiring composer Jim Sanders is engaged to spoiled rich girl Patty. But the morning after his bachelor party, Jim wakes up to discover a beautiful, broken-winged angel in his pool. When everyone finds out about his heavenly houseguest, Jim must ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: odd couple, fish out of water, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, rescue, misfit, supernatural, couples, disorder, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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