Movies like Foolin' Around

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Foolin' Around (1980)
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Foolin' Around (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A working-class boy falls for a girl from a wealthy family, and must compete for her with a rich boy who also wants her.
Plot: rich, wealth, love, student, male female relationship, chase, marriage, wealthy family, hang glider, husband wife relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and light films with plots about male female relationship, love, husband wife relationship, marriage, romance, love and romance and couples mostly in Comedy, Romance and Sport genres. Some movies like Foolin' Around: I Will... I Will... For Now (1976), Overboard (2018), Love Is Eternal While It Lasts (2004), The Main Event (1979), Cross My Heart (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Will... I Will... For Now (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Elliot Gould stars as Les Bingham, who takes umbrage that his ex-wife Katie (Diane Keaton) has a new love in life. What Les doesn't realize is that her new paramour is lawyer Lou Springer (Paul Sorvino). When Katie's sister Sally (Candy ...
Plot: love, marriage, lawyer, divorce, contract, husband wife relationship
Time: 70s
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95%
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Overboard (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A spoiled, wealthy yacht owner is thrown overboard and becomes the target of revenge from his mistreated employee. A remake of the 1987 comedy.
Style: funny, romantic, light, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: happy ending, rich, amnesia, memory loss, family life, social differences, family relations, wealth, revenge, love, yacht, romance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Love Is Eternal While It Lasts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Gilberto, 50enne, si fa coinvolgere in una cosiddetta speed-date, una gara in cui i protagonisti devono trovare un partner in 3 minuti. Arrestato, deve confessare tutto in presenza della moglie che lo sbatte fuori di casa. Rifugiatosi da amici ...
Plot: love, husband wife relationship, internet, family relations, doctor, son, speed dating, police, jealousy, divorce, female nudity, sex
Place: rome italy
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59%
The Main Event (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hillary Kramer, successful Perfume magnate awakes one morning to find that her accountant has robbed her blind and left for South America. Going through all of her remaining assets she finds a boxer, purchased as a tax write off. She decides to take ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: perfume, forbidden love, opposites attract, sport, screwball, underdog, boxer, athlete and trainer, fall in love, verbal byplay, fish out of water, boss and employee ...
Time: 70s, 1930s
Place: latin america, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Cross My Heart (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man and a woman go out on a "big" third date. He's ashamed to admit he just lost his job, and she's afraid he'll run away if he finds out that she has a kid. Small lies lead to bigger ones and the night gets crazy very ...
Style: touching, sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: unemployment, couples, friends, love and romance, comedy of errors, wooing, looking for love, friendship, romance, nothing goes right, dishonesty, dating ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
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Fireworks (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ottone is a shopkeeper in a pet-shop. During a trip to the Maldives, he tells a psychoanalyst his history with women. Mara had left him for a butcher; Barbara, his best friend, betrays her man and leaves him; Luna, beautiful and rich, wants him just ...
Plot: friendship, psychoanalyst, doctor patient relationship, marriage, patient, friend, heiress, love, lightning, neighbor, struck by lightning, pet shop ...
Place: tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 60K
Wimbledon (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A pro tennis player has lost his ambition and has fallen in rank to 119. Fortunately for him, he meets a young player on the women's circuit who helps him recapture his focus for Wimbledon.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: tennis, underdog, ambition, tennis player, romance, sport, couple relations, fall in love, opposites attract, paparazzi, husband wife relationship, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, australia, london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Leo and Loree (1980)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ralph Malph from Philly moves to Hollywood with dreams of making it big, amazingly hooks up with starlet-to-be, loses starlet-to-be, gets back starlet-to-be, and becomes someone
Plot: hollywood, career, determination, actress, actor, love, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, friend, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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One 4 All (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Olivia, Irina and Masha are improving their acting skills. They no longer believe in Prince Charming, and their career is waning. Olivia works at the front desk at the airport and offers a wonderful plan: he would do so that friends will be aboard ...
Plot: rehearsal, film producer, crying, seduction, wealth, bandit, president, nightclub owner, orchestra conductor, antique dealer, scam, scheme ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Alpha Males Experiment (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: When Ethan, the needy nice guy, is dumped by his fiancée, he asks his misogynist older brother, Kyle, to help him win her back.
Style: cult film
Plot: misogynist, dating, friend, husband wife relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, divorce, answering machine, marriage, new york skyline, big brother, fiance fiancee relationship, caveman ...
Place: los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
How to Commit Marriage (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young couple decide to live together and they wind up having a baby. They decide they should give the baby up for adoption. The baby's Mother's parents wind up adopting the baby using a fake name.
Plot: father daughter relationship, chimpanzee, sight gag, wedding, mother daughter relationship, living together, love, guru, music band, counterculture, male female relationship, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Divorce Party (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A recently dumped divorcee in his late-twenties sets out to plan a wedding-sized divorced party in an attempt to get his life back on track.
Style: feel good, light, funny, sweet
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: party, relationships, divorce, marriage, friendship, rivalry, love, male female relationship, youth, adaptation, couples, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
It All Started by Chance (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A middle class couple crisis. A love story between a young blue collar guy an a Philippine girl. The lives of four people get closer in nowadays Rome.
Plot: family relations, filipino, thirty something, plumber, male female relationship, satire, husband wife relationship, prejudice, argentine, marriage, storytelling, journalist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
All's Well That Ends Well (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Helena loves Bertram, but he's of noble birth, while she's just a doctor's daughter. But Bertram is at the court of the King of France, who is ill, and Helena has a remedy that might cure him and win her the right to marry Bertram. ...
Plot: love, unrequited love, male female relationship, virgin, soldier
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
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Spinout (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Band singer/race driver Mike McCoy must choose between marrying a beautiful rich girl and driving her father's car in a prestigious race.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, psychotronic
Audience: date night
Plot: heiress, racecar driver, rock band, rich girl, rock, family business, fall in love, parents and children, eccentric family, wooing, love and romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: 60s
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38%
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Don't Do It (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Story about three youthful couples in contemporary Los Angeles.
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, phone sex, male female relationship, old love, wooing, love, betrayal, twenty something
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Stuck on You! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A couple with marriage problems goes to Family Court, where a judge takes them back in time to view lovers through the ages.
Style: sex comedy, gag humor
Plot: love, stockings, priest, sex, divorce, female nudity, king arthur, legs, mermaid, three stooges, sexpot, hottie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The continuing adventures of the Portokalos family. A follow-up to the 2002 comedy, "My Big Fat Greek Wedding."
Style: sweet, disturbing, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, family bonds, wedding preparations and rituals, love affair, family relations, escapades, happy ending, love, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, chicago illinois, usa, paris france, australia ...
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34%
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Back to School (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Self-made millionaire Thornton Melon decides to get a better education and enrolls at his son Jason's college. While Jason tries to fit in with his fellow students, Thornton struggles to gain his son's respect, giving way to hilarious ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, fish out of water, switching roles, parents and children, college life, youth, follow your dream, teachers and students, family relations, disorder, father son relationship, university ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1940, future
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Love, American Style (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Love, American Style is a comedic television anthology, which was produced by Paramount Television and originally aired between 1969 and 1974. For the 1971 and 1972 seasons it was a part of an ABC Friday prime-time lineup that also included The ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, anthology
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, male female relationship, love, wealth, parents, marriage ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
On the Right Track (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lester is a homeless shoeshine boy living in a railway station. He's got this funny knack for picking the winning horses' names out of the paper while shining shoes. When word gets around, though, everyone wants a piece of the action.
Plot: homelessness, mayor, race track, railway station, locker, pizza, adoption, chase, shower, fear, train, arcade ...
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30%
Meet the Parents (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Greg Focker is ready to marry his girlfriend, Pam, but before he pops the question, he must win over her formidable father, humorless former CIA agent Jack Byrnes, at the wedding of Pam's sister. As Greg bends over backward to make a good ...
Style: humorous, witty, ridiculous, funny, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: comedy of errors, wedding, meet the parents, family gatherings, family disapproval, jewish, cia, marriage, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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28%
Can You Keep a Secret? (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Emma Corrigan, a girl with a few secrets on a turbulent plane ride, thinks she’s about to die, Emma spills them all to the handsome stranger sitting next to her. At least, she thought he was a stranger. But then, her company’s young and elusive ...
Style: romantic, light, sweet, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, job, secret, friendship, lie, roommate, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, adaptation, love, office romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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My Christmas Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A hopeless romantic who can’t ever seem to give a guy a real chance begins receiving each of the "12 Days of Christmas” as gifts anonymously at her door. As she tries to figure out who is sending the gifts, she begins to believe that the ...
Style: sweet, feel good, light
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, love affair, love and romance, happy ending, opposites attract, male female relationship, romance, love, priest, break up, accountant, illustrator ...
Place: boston
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28%
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On Edge (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wendy, Veda, and J.C. are part of Southern California's thriving figure skating community - the bottom part. Luckily this is America, the land of opportunity, where a dream in your heart and personal gain in your sights can propel almost anyone ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: satire, friendship, rise to the top, ambition, rivalry, love and romance, lifestyle, athlete's life, uninhibited rivalry, romance, sport, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Thief Who Came to Dinner (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A computer programmer decides to become a thief. And when he starts making waves an insurance investigator hounds him. He also meets a woman who becomes his accomplice.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: heist, chess, chase, unlikely criminals, love and romance, crime, criminal heroes, social differences, partners, romance, couples, programmer ...
Time: 70s
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Cutting Edge (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two former Olympians, one a figure skater and the other a hockey player, pin their hopes of one last shot at Olympic glory on one another. That is, of course, if they can keep from killing each other in the process...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: figure skating, romance, skating, olympics, sport, underdog, love and romance, reluctant partners, opposites attract, lifestyle, starting over, athlete's life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: france, minnesota, chicago illinois, new jersey
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26%
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Life's an Itch (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A married man reaches the point where he questions everything: career, creativity and even his marriage. Hilarious complications and temptations arise when his wife invites her open-minded (and very sexy) yoga instructor to stay in the guest house ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love triangle, couples, crumbling marriage, yoga, husband wife relationship, love, friendship, rivalry, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Au Pair II (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A father and the former nanny to his children prepare a merger between his company and a European conglomerate.
Plot: prank, rich, businessman, paparazzi, infidelity, palace, wedding, kiss, father, riverboat, river boat
Place: paris france, switzerland, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
My Love or My Passion (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sports fan loses everything for being addicted to his team and soccer. He then starts a quest to find a cure and recover his wife's love.
Plot: soccer, father daughter relationship, teenage daughter, passion, football, love, alcoholic, husband wife relationship, soccer fan, fired from the job, junkie
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26%