Movies like The Merry Widow

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The Merry Widow (2007)
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The Merry Widow (2007)
Original name: Enfin veuve
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ses côtés pour la soutenir dans son chagrin. Anne-Marie se retrouve alors encore plus prisonnière que lorsqu'elle était mariée ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, captivating, suspense, biting
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, love and romance, infidelity, dishonesty, eccentric family, dealing with death, couple relations, family gatherings, mother son relationship, dark humor, dog, cemetery, chinese, maid, boat, car accident, funeral, letter, grape, plastic surgeon, widow, delusion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, provence, mediterranean sea

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Most similar movies to The Merry Widow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, couple relations, romance, infidelity, family relations and love triangle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Merry Widow: Mademoiselle (2001), When the Sea Rises (2004), Shall We Kiss? (2007), Tuscan Wedding (2014), I'm Staying (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mademoiselle (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Claire is a young woman who leads a somewhat formatted life. Pierre is an improviser, but not an actor. Brief encounter, brief romance, doomed or not, who can say? When things like that happen, you act on the spur of the moment.
Style: sexy, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, love affair, lovers reunited, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, couples, disorder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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100%
When the Sea Rises (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An actress, who goes all over rural France with her monologe "Sex and Crime", meets and falls in love with a man, since that moment starts helping him in his plays.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: starting over, opposites attract, romance, love affair, family life, ocean, family relations, couples, artists and showbiz, actor's life, stalking, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, france, belgium, flanders
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100%
Shall We Kiss? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Gabriel and Emilie meet by chance, he offers her a ride, and they spend the evening talking, laughing and getting along famously. At the end of the night, Emilie declines Gabriel's offer of "a kiss without consequences". Emilie ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, couples, romance, couple relations, family relations, dishonesty, love and romance, love affair, sexual relations, prostitute, unhappiness, longing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Tuscan Wedding (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tuscan Wedding, the new romantic comedy from the creators of Loving Ibiza. Together with her father Tom and stepmother Marla, Sanne runs Casa Matrimonio, a luxurious villa in sunkissed Italy. The estate is located in Tuscany, a beautiful region ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, couple relations, couples, love triangle, siblings relations, romance, eccentric family, love and romance, family relations, family business, adultery, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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I'm Staying (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A love triangle between a businessman, his wife, and a writer.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, love triangle, dysfunctional family, infidelity, rivalry, couples, couple relations, dishonesty, family problems, crumbling marriage, breakup, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, introspection, couple relations, infidelity, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, romance, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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
Plot: couple relations, disorder, couples, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, dishonesty, love and romance, wooing, romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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42%
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Trilogy: Two (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman, concerned by her husband's eccentric behavior, hires a detective to follow his every move -- which yields unexpected results.
Style: semi serious, psychological, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, farce, romance, dishonesty, family relations, couple relations, on the run, police investigation, couples, husband wife relationship, mistress, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.0
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Try Me (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Quand Yves-Marie, 9 ans, demande à Jacqueline, qui a son âge : "Epouse-moi", elle répond par une pirouette : "Le jour où tu vas dans les étoiles, je te donne ma main."
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, romance, love triangle, couples, wooing, love, astronaut, friendship, love and romance, couple relations, zookeeper, penguins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Gaby Baby Doll (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gaby cannot stay alone ; she's afraid of the dark ,of everything .When her boyfriend leaves her (he wants to have sex with her and she gets on his nerves,because she only needs a protector),she's completely on her own .She's afraid of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, romance, fall in love, countryside, isolation, lone wolves, love and romance, confined, female director
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
All About Them (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Charlotte is cheating on Micha with Mélodie. Not suspecting a thing, yet feeling neglected, Micha in turn cheats on Charlotte. But also with Mélodie. For Mélodie, things are topsy-turvy. She lies to both of them. She is privy to each of their ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, romance, love affair, young lovers, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, friendship, lesbian sex, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Granny's Funeral (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A provincial chemist in the throes of a mid-life crisis must choose between burying his dearly departed grandmother and cremating her in this quirky comedy of manners starring Valerie Lemercier, Denis Podalydes, and Isabelle Candelier.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, witty, humorous
Plot: couples, disorder, dishonesty, couple relations, infidelity, death, love, magic, male female relationship, family problems, dark humor, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
You Are So Beautiful (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Aymé Pigrenet, a recently widowed farmer, is eager to find a new wife to help him run his farm. Desperate, he seeks the aid of a local matchmaker who suggest that he go to Romania to find a new wife. There he meets Elena.
Style: feel good, clever, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: farm, couples, looking for love, working class, opposites attract, fish out of water, comedy of errors, single parent, disorder, fall in love, mistaken identity, older man younger woman relationship ...
Place: romania, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Manual of Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Four intertwined episodes on the joys and sorrows of love.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, touching, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, fall in love, infidelity, romance, family life, family relations, couple relations, husband wife relationship, marital crisis, love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Change of Plans (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: So called friends at a dinner party end up acting like a dysfunctional family.
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nothing goes right, family relations, friendship, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, love and romance, uninvited guest, couples, disorder, midlife crisis, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Caprice (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An average guy meets an actress who is more beautiful than he could ever imagine. But then a pesky girl materializes to make his life a living hell. His perfect girlfriend now thinks that he is involved with this Caprice.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, artists and showbiz, fall in love, actor's life, friends, couples, romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, love, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Let's Ruin It with Babies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Channing has it all: a beautiful home, a rock star lifestyle, and a loving husband intent on ruining it all by knocking her up.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: pregnancy, youth, babies and infants, romance, love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, marriage, on the road, travel, karaoke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 4K
Men in Hope (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Charming bon vivant Rudolf is convinced that infidelity is the basis for a happy marriage, since, after all, a woman does not want to be bored with her partner.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious
Plot: family problems, love and romance, womanizer, family relations, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, couple relations, sexual relations, seductress, husband wife relationship, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: czech republic, europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
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Family Way (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 132 min.
Story: All the members of the De Roover family have ended up at a point of no return in their lives where crucial choices have to be made. Winnie wants a child. Her husband Rutmer wants to get in touch with his feelings. His brother Charlie doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, romance, eccentric family, couples, couple relations, parents and children, videotaping, siblings relations, anniversary, group therapy, love and romance, family secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hey Good Looking! (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, UK, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, beauty salon, battle of the sexes, family life, introspection, lifestyle, romance, couples, road not taken, relationship vs career, looking for love, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Sorry if I Want to Marry You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Second part of the film "Sorry if I love you". Alex (Raoul Bova) and Niki (Michela Quattrociocche) are more in love than ever. They have just returned from the lighthouse on the island Blu where they have lived unforgettable days. Niki ...
Style: sexy, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, arranged marriage, social differences, infidelity, communication problem
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Girl on a Bicycle (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paolo, an Italian tour bus driver living in Paris, has just summoned up the courage to propose marriage to his German girlfriend Greta. However, a chance encounter with a French woman on a bicycle the very next day turns Paolo's life upside ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: life turned upside down, couple relations, comedy of errors, fall in love, dishonesty, buddies, romance, love and romance, couples, disorder, infidelity, stewardess ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 4K
In Paris (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Paul, depressed from his recent break-up with Anna, returns home to Paris and moves back in with his divorced father and amorous younger brother, Jonathan. While his carefree sibling and doting father try in vain to cheer him up, a visit from his ...
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, tense, captivating ...
Plot: lifestyle, wooing, siblings relations, love triangle, unsupportive spouse, twins, love and romance, couples, twentysomething life, infidelity, brother brother relationship, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Mystery of Happiness (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Life-long business partners Santiago and Eugenio understand each other without words, care for each other, and need each other. When Eugenio vanishes without a clue, Santiago and Laura, Eugenio’s wife, join forces to solve the mystery of his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, talky
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, couples, love and romance, couple relations, track down, romance, friendship between men
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Plot: culture clash, love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, love triangle, parents and children, arranged marriage, looking for love, fall in love, couple relations, forced marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, asia, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, dishonesty, lifestyle, friendship, love affair, couples, unfulfillment, family problems, family relations, social relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Unresolved Sexual Tension (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: University Professor Juanjo falls into a tailspin of depression and confusion after being dumped by his girlfriend. Convinced that he is being manipulated by her, he persuades his boldest student, Nico, to help him regain his former love. However, ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
Plot: couples, couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, infidelity, college, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, lesbian sex, lesbian, topless, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Marry Me (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oriane and Hadrian's couple is going through a crisis. Determined to save their marriage, Oriane visits a Gypsy fortune teller who foresees a dark future. But Oriane won't hear of anything but a happy ending and the psychic is forced to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: couple relations, breakup, romance, best friends, supernatural, social misfits, love triangle, male female relationship, marriage, fortune teller, psychic, wizards and magicians ...
Place: paris france, france
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30%
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Another Life (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The South of France. Internationally famous pianist Aurore collapses one night during a performance, over-exhausted from too many concerts. Tired of music, she believes she no longer has anything to offer her public. Then she meets Jean, an ...
Style: emotional, romantic, captivating, light, humorous ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, couples, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, life turned upside down, musician's life, love triangle, love, infidelity, broken heart ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 601
Ball & Chain (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Somewhere in the middle of Texas, Ameet (Sunil Malhotra) and Saima (Lisa Ray) have a problem. They were perfectly happy avoiding each other until their parents set them up to get married. The reluctant couple decide to do whatever it takes to break ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: wedding, romance, family relations, couples, eccentric family, parents and children, curses spells and rituals, family gatherings, arranged marriage, love, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%