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Flower Drum Song (1961)
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Flower Drum Song (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Chinese stowaway Mei Li arrives in San Francisco with her father to meet her fiancé, wealthy nightclub owner Sammy Fong, in an arranged marriage; but the groom has his eye on his star singer Linda Low. This film version of the Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway musical is filled with memorable song-and-dance numbers showcasing the contrast between Mei Li's traditional family and her growing fascination with American culture.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, slang
Plot: heist, family relations, love triangle, nightclub, stowaway, chinatown, wedding, forbidden love, romance, couple relations, womanizer, transvestism, parents and children, impossible love, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, cabaret, artists and showbiz, social differences, society, couples, lifestyle, opposites attract, immigrants ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, lifestyle, opposites attract and looking for love mostly in Romance, Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like Flower Drum Song: Fiddler on the Roof (1971), Cake (2005), The Bachelor (1999), Bride & Prejudice (2004), Passionate People (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Fiddler on the Roof (1971)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: This lavishly produced and critically acclaimed screen adaptation of the international stage sensation tells the life-affirming story of Tevye (Topol), a poor milkman whose love, pride and faith help him face the oppression of turn-of-the-century ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: anti semitism, judaism, village life, village, arranged marriage, housewife, grudge, rabbi, family relations, violinist, breaking the fourth wall, suitor ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 90s, 1930s
Place: ukraine, europe, russia, poland, israel
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Cake (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A travel writer improves her love life when she becomes an editor for her father's wedding magazine.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, magazine editor, father daughter relationship, love affair, looking for love, opposites attract, romance, wedding, family relations, lifestyle, workplace, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
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58%
Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Social satire based on the best-seller by Adele Lang humorously chronicles the life of Katya Livingston, a self-centered, obnoxious and conceited 28-year-old ad sales exec who won't let anything or anyone stand in her way in getting to the top ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: boss and employee, dream, love, socialite, workplace romance, party, looking for love, blind ambition, rise to the top, unlikely couple, opposites attract, lifestyle ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Bachelor (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jimmie is seeing his single friends get married one by one. He isn't too worried until his girlfriend Anne catches the bouquet at his friend Marco's wedding. Suddenly, his wild mustang days are numbered. He finally decides to propose to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, inheritance, bachelor, fall in love, romance, farce, friendship, looking for love, bank, couple relations, true love, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Bride & Prejudice (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A Bollywood update of Jane Austen's classic tale, in which Mrs. Bakshi is eager to find suitable husbands for her four unmarried daughters. When the rich single gentlemen Balraj and Darcy come to visit, the Bakshis have high hopes, though ...
Style: feel good, romantic, modern day adaptation, humorous, colourful ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bollywood, opposites attract, initially antagonists, couple relations, culture clash, jane austen, unlikely couple, class differences, love and romance, social differences, society, interracial romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: india, london, asia, europe, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Passionate People (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uma, tired of waiting for the man of her dreams to raise a family, decides that Nico, the boyfriend of her best friend Lucy, has all necessary features. So she asks her a favor: to lend her boyfriend once. In the middle of surprising situations, Uma ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, fall in love, love triangle, friendship, romance, youth, opposites attract, lifestyle, family relations, couples, artists and showbiz, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ibiza, argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
 777
Shirin in Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Despite being engaged to a successful Iranian plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills, Shirin finds herself falling for a mysterious young man who lives in a lighthouse in northern California.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, culture clash, fall in love, family relations, romance, society, interracial marriage, couples, friendship, love and romance, parents and children
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 290
Modern Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marianne gets off to a bad start with gallery director and Brad Pitt look alike Vincent but everything works out "just like in the movies" in the end.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, female boxer, love affair, couples, romance, love and romance, singleness, impossible love, gender, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, looking for love, love affair, infidelity, couples, unlikely couple, lifestyle, wedding, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Under One Roof (2002)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's Sex and the City meets The Wedding Banquet for young San Franciscan Daniel Chang, living at home with his clueless, traditional mother. Desperate for a grandchild, she's eager to see him married and spends much of her time planning ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: coming out, gay, family relations, closeted homosexual, opposites attract, parents and children, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, couples, social differences, gay asian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bollywood Queen (2002)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A cross cultural romance set in London's East End about a young girl of Indian heritage.
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: interracial relations, forbidden love, fall in love, culture clash, couples, society, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, social differences, teenage love, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: india, london, england, united kingdom, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.2
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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, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, love triangle, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, youth, roommate, prank, looking for love, sexual relations, fall in love, romance, looking for sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Hello, Dolly! (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Matchmaker, Dolly Levi takes a trip to Yonkers, New York to see the "well-known unmarried half-a-millionaire," Horace Vandergelder. While there, she convinces him, his two stock clerks and his niece and her beau to go to New York City.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: wedding, merchant, love and romance, opposites attract, romance, couples, promotion, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, urban, city life ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1960s, 60s
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, thirtysomething life, eligible bachelor, workplace, couple relations, self discovery, unfulfilled love, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Our Family Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The weeks leading up to a young couple's wedding is comic and stressful, especially as their respective fathers try to lay to rest their feud.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, interracial relations, couples, love and romance, family life, parents and children, culture clash, society, family tradition, interracial marriage, father daughter relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, united states, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Frankie and Johnny (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elvis plays Johnny, a riverboat entertainer with a big gambling problem. Donna Douglas plays Johnny's girl, Frankie. A fortune teller tells Johnny how he can change his luck. Enter a new lady luck played by Nancy Kovack and the cat fight begins.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gambling, love triangle, romance, couples, rock, down on your luck, fall in love, showbiz, oldies, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, opposites attract ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, manhattan new york city, mississippi river, mississippi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Straight from the Heart (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India, Hungary
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Indian-based traditional family of Pundit Darbar (Vikram Gokhale) gets a visit from Sameer Rafilini (Salman Khan), from Italy, who has come as a pupil to learn music and singing. Darbar and his family accept him. Sameer meets Nandini (Aishwarya ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Plot: dancing, arranged marriage, fall in love, forbidden love, unrequited love, tradition, love triangle, unfulfilled love, romance, forced marriage, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Girl Happy (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Chicago mobster hires a rock and roll singer and his band to keep an eye on his daughter during Spring Break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nightclub, spring break, musician's life, nothing goes right, gangsters, performer's life, opposites attract, betrayal, couples, partners, romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, florida, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Happiest Millionaire (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: family relations, family, romance, show tunes, estate, power relations, master and servant, follow your dream, unlikely couple, love and romance, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1917, year 1916, 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa, london, ireland, san francisco ...
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Oklahoma! (1999)
Genre: Musical, Romance, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: London stage reproduction of the classic Broadway musical.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: ballet, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, love triangle, performer's life, musician's life, romance, artists and showbiz, opposites attract ...
Place: oklahoma, europe, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Live a Little, Love a Little (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pin-up photographer, who doesn't want to get pinned down, comes up against a girl who won't take no for an answer.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, boss and employee, love triangle, fall in love, disorder, couples, nothing goes right, journalism, romance, workplace, lifestyle, impossible love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Luminarias (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Welcome to Luminarias-where hot spicy dish gets served up with a Latin twist by four successful friends from East LA...with very discriminating taste in men! When separated divorce attorney Andrea finds herself guilty of falling for her white and ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: restaurant, friendship, racism, family relations, opposites attract, buddies, gender, love and romance, gays and lesbians, immigrants, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 913
South Pacific (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: During World War II in the South Pacific love is found between a young nurse, Nellie Forbush (Glenn Close) and an older French plantation owner, Emile de Becque (Rade Serbedzija). The war is tearing them apart.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Plot: world war two, couples, couple relations, fall in love, battle of the sexes, wartime life, unfulfilled love, military life, island, romance, love and romance, father daughter relationship ...
Place: polynesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Boy Friend (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company is forced to understudy for the leading lady at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood director is in the audience scouting for actors to be in his latest ...
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, showbiz, show tunes, ambition, actor's life, lifestyle, rising to stardom, couples ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 20th century, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Music Man (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Contemporary rethinking of the legendary Broadway musical and 1962 film, updated to reflect a few early twenty-first-century sensibilities: A masterful con artist tries to bilk a staid Midwestern community, with unexpected results.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: small town, lifestyle, opposites attract, fall in love, americana, racism, couples, love and romance, artists and showbiz, society, romance, show tunes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rockin' Meera (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An upcoming hip-hop band from San Francisco makes the journey into the depths of modern Hindustan. They clash with a feisty Prince for the prized catch: Meera, a bold dusky beauty. The comic adventure unfolds in the jaws of a raging tiger, raining ...
Style: humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hip hop, love and romance, romance, friends, couples, friendship, couple relations, fall in love, forbidden love, music band, society, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, san francisco, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Plot: culture clash, family relations, couples, love and romance, romance, parents and children, love triangle, looking for love, arranged marriage, fall in love, bollywood, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, england, europe, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Love Is All There Is (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Malacicis, a hard-working Italian family recently immigrated from Florence, open a fancy restaurant in the Bronx, N.Y., drawing the ire of another clan. Mike and Sadie Capomezzo, equally hard-working Sicilian caterers from the area, find they ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, love, romance, tragic love, lifestyle, love and romance, opposites attract, dishonesty, young lovers, unlikely couple, fall in love, true love ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe, new york, usa, florence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Out at the Wedding (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After telling her fiancé, Dana, that her entire family is dead, Manhattanite Alex whisks off to her childhood home in South Carolina to serve as bridesmaid at her high-maintenance, estranged sister Jeannie's wedding. As she tries not to steal ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, opposites attract, eccentric family, fall in love, self discovery, looking for love, couples, romance, society, love and romance, singleness, gay couple ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south carolina, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Everything You Want (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It was at a very young age that Abby found herself experimenting with the gift of art while she practically...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: college, love, love triangle, lifestyle, prodigy, unlikely couple, couples, wooing, fall in love, looking for love, opposites attract, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%