Movies like Amelie

If you like "Amelie" you are looking for feel good, sentimental and touching movies about / with optimism, loneliness, social relations, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love and hopes themes of Comedy and Romance genre shot in France or Germany.
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Amelie (2001)
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Amelie (2001)
Original name: Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amélie Poulain
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: At a tiny Parisian café, the adorable yet painfully shy Amélie (Audrey Tautou) accidentally discovers a gift for helping others. Soon Amelie is spending her days as a matchmaker, guardian angel, and all-around do-gooder. But when she bumps into a handsome stranger, will she find the courage to become the star of her very own love story?
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, sweet, offbeat, inspirational, humorous, romantic, colourful, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: optimism, loneliness, social relations, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, hopes, loner, life, lifestyle change, destiny, changing lives, young woman, life philosophy, eccentricity, friendship, french, imagination, love, surrealism, search, justice, existentialism, obsession, shyness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: france, paris france, europe, montmartre paris, quebec

Most similar movies to Amelie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and light films with plots about love and romance, romance, love, culture clash, catastrophe, couples and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Amelie: Midnight in Paris (2011), Mood Indigo (2013), About Time (2013), Italian for Beginners (2000), Delicacy (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Midnight in Paris (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.
Style: witty, talky, clever, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, writer's life, bohemian life, french, painting, midnight, past, painter, back in time, romance, doubts and hesitations, magical ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1920s, 1890s ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.5
 14K
Mood Indigo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A woman suffers from an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs.
Style: surreal, stylized, offbeat, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: honeymoon, collector, romance, jazz, tragic love, love and romance, unfulfillment, love affair, inventions and discoveries, escapades, surrealism, loss of fortune ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 246K
About Time (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, true love, sent to the past, family secret, romance, couple relations, lovers, parent child relationship, father son relationship, time loop, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: london, england, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Italian for Beginners (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A group of strangers find friendship, family and love within an Italian beginners’ course.
Style: witty, realistic, talky, offbeat, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, hotel, church, hairdresser, priest, waitress, romance, depression, starting over, looking for love, suburbs, daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: denmark, copenhagen, italy, scandinavia, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Delicacy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, romantic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, unlikely couple, workplace romance, office romance, love, love and romance, fall in love, love triangle, romance, cafe, swedish, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 28K
Priceless (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A beautiful young gold-digger mistakes a lowly hotel clerk as a rich and therefore worthwhile catch.
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, fall in love, resort, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, farce, mistaken identity, greed, materialism, cons and scams, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: french riviera, france, europe, monte carlo, cote d'azur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.0
 80K
A Good Year (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Failed London banker Max Skinner inherits his uncle's vineyard in Provence, where he spent many childhood holidays. Upon his arrival, he meets a woman from California who tells Max she is his long-lost cousin and that the property is hers.
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, love and romance, countryside, businessman, inheritance, wine, vineyard, provence, romance, starting over, love story, character change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, england, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, funny, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, couple relations, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, fall in love, love story, love, destiny, male female relationship, motherhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Beautiful Lies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hairdresser forwards a passionate love letter to her widowed mother.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love letter, parents and children, farce, optimism, romance, fall in love, hopes, love and romance, family relations, mistaken identity, disorder, spouse leaving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 12K
Chinese Puzzle (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Belgium
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Xavier is a 40-year-old father of two who still finds life very complicated. When the mother of his children moves to New York, he can't bear them growing up far away from him and so he decides to move there as well.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, frenchman abroad, chinatown, immigration, midlife crisis, parents and children, urban, family, love and romance, romance, immigrants, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, france, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Paris-Manhattan (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In Paris, the pharmacist Alice has been an obsessed Woody Allen fan since she was fifteen and has seen all his movies and talks to him alone in her room. When she meets Pierre in a night-club, she finds that he loves jazz and she believes he is her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, love and romance, thirtysomething life, love affair, love triangle, love, single woman, looking for love, opposites attract, male objectification, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
When the Cat's Away (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Chloe (Garance Clavel), a young Parisian, decides to take a long-overdue vacation, she has to find someone to look after Gris-Gris, her beloved cat. Everyone, including her gay male roommate, refuses to help her, but she finally makes an ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, cat, human nature, self discovery, couple relations, romance, suburbs, urban, looking for love, fall in love, city life, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, paris france, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 95K
Serendipity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Although strangers Sara and Jonathan are both already in relationships, they realize they have genuine chemistry after a chance encounter – but part company soon after. Years later, they each yearn to reunite, despite being destined for the altar. ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, love and romance, true love, looking for love, fall in love, hopes, serendipity, coincidence, friendship, lovers reunited, against the odds, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
 6.8
 301K
Yes Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love affair, lifestyle change, life changing experience, life, change of heart, love and romance, romance, character change, friends, free spirited, optimism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, nebraska, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
God Is Great and I'm Not (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michèle, 20 years old, feels terrible after having broken up with her boy-friend. She meets Francois, who's a veterinarian and jewish. Michèle decides to convert into Judaism because she has to believe in something, if not in someone.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, romance, looking for love, love affair, parents and children, religions or cults, fall in love, love and romance, society, couples, family relations, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Second Chance (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Julien Monnier has a serious problem. Though he's a brilliant couples counselor, he can't keep a woman in his life for more than two weeks. Indeed, ever since his childhood, Julien jinxes every woman who falls in love with him. But ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, wooing, curses spells and rituals, disorder, bad luck, change of luck, parent grown child relationship, dream girl, curse, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, brussels belgium, paris france, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.7
 104K
Valentine's Day (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: More than a dozen Angelenos navigate Valentine's Day from early morning until midnight. Three couples awake together, but each relationship will sputter; are any worth saving? A grade-school boy wants flowers for his first true love; two high ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, couple relations, fall in love, valentine's day, multiple storylines, love affair, love triangle, romance, wooing, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 5K
Jet Lag (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: At Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, a beautician on her way to a new job in Mexico accidentally meets a cook who is on his way back from America. Labor strikes, bad weather, and pure luck cause the two of them to share a room overnight at the ...
Style: talky, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: cooking and food, airport, romance, opposites attract, fall in love, fish out of water, love and romance, couples, destructive relationship, misfit, disorder, makeup artist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, mexico, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 4K
Happenstance (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: How, thanks to what's known as the "Butterfly theory" (a random series of unlinked events), can a young woman and a young man meet?
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Plot: destiny, chaos, coincidence, museum, love and romance, couples, couple relations, romance, chaos and mayhem, depression, suicide attempt, police ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During their travels from Chicago to New York, Harry and Sally Will debate whether or not sex ruins a perfect relationship between a man and a woman. Eleven years later, and they're still no closer to finding the answer.
Style: sentimental, feel good, sincere, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, love and romance, unlikely couple, looking for love, romance, friends, male female friendship, platonic, up and down relationship, opposites attract, falling in love, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987, year 1977, year 1982
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.2
 96K
Love, Rosie (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Since the moment they met at age 5, Rosie and Alex have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side. A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity, and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, true love, couple relations, road not taken, best friends, love affair, youth, destiny, friends, best friends in love, teenage life, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, england, usa, boston, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.8
 62K
What If (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Wallace, a medical school dropout, has been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. So while everyone around him, including his roommate Allan, seems to be finding the perfect partner, Wallace decides to put his love life on hold. It is then that ...
Style: talky, touching, romantic, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, platonic, couple relations, twentysomething life, love, cheating, long distance relationship, love story, destiny, happy ending, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ireland, medical school, taiwan, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.6
 3K
After You (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Antoine is a maitre d' in a Paris brasserie, Chez Jean, and is so full of being of service to others that he can't say 'no'. Late for dinner with his girlfriend, Christine, he takes a shortcut home through the park but finds a ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, love triangle, love, restaurant, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, couples, rescue, infidelity, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 23K
Heartbreaker (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Monaco
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Alex and his sister run a business designed to break up relationships. They are hired by a rich man to break up the wedding of his daughter. The only problem is that they only have one week to do so.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, fall in love, cons and scams, wooing, seduction, couples, french, love and romance, love, engaged couple, disguise, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, french riviera, monte carlo, morocco, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 209K
The Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two women, one (Cameron Diaz) from America and one (Kate Winslet) from Britain, swap homes at Christmastime after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man (Jude Law, Jack Black) but realizes that the imminent ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, couples, friendship, christmas party, romance, multiple storylines, vacation, movie business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
11%
The Wedding Date (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
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: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, fall in love, hidden identity, opposites attract, family relations, disorder, wedding, dishonesty, love story ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Prince (Almost) Charming (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about Jean-Marc who is a convinced bachelor and also very busy. So busy that he almost missed his own daughters wedding ceremony...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, opposites attract, love and romance, self discovery, parents and children, nothing goes right, disorder, family relations, character change, older man younger woman relationship, lifestyle change, foe turned friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.1
 140K
27 Dresses (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Altruistic Jane finds herself facing her worst nightmare as her younger sister announces her engagement to the man Jane secretly adores.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations, love triangle, bridesmaid, wedding, romance, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, workplace romance, looking for love, love and romance, thirtysomething life, christmas, holiday, diary, love triangle, verbal byplay, uninhibited rivalry, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Wedding Planner (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mary Fiore, San Francisco's premiere wedding planner is rescued from an accident by the man of her dreams, pediatrician Steve Edison, only to find he is the fiancé of her latest client, wealthy Fran Donnolly. As Mary continues making the ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, sweet, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, wedding, true love, couple relations, wedding planner, romance, destiny, looking for love, arranged marriage, relationship vs career, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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