Movies like Going the Distance

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Going the Distance (2010)
 6.3
 54K
Going the Distance (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Erin and Garrett are very much in love. When Erin moves to San Francisco to finish her journalism degree and Garrett stays behind in New York to work in the music industry, they gamely keep the romance alive with webcams and frequent-flyer miles. But just when it seems the lovers will soon be reunited, they each score a big break that could separate them for good.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, realistic, romantic, funny, sweet, light, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: intern, newspaper, phone sex, love affair, long distance relationship, masturbation, romance, couple relations, fall in love, lovers apart, unlikely relationship, true love, love and romance, couples, power of love, buddies, siblings relations, sex, roommate, bar, waitress, text messaging, record company, love, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, new york, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, romantic and funny films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, dialogue, culture clash, mentor and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Going the Distance: How to Be Single (2016), About Last Night (2014), 27 Dresses (2008), Valentine's Day (2010), Cousins (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How to Be Single (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.
Style: humorous, romantic, sentimental, realistic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: couple relations, singleness, romance, friendship, pregnancy, looking for love, drinking, breakup, bar, women, single, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
About Last Night (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A modern reimagining of the classic romantic comedy, this contemporary version closely follows new love for two couples as they journey from the bar to the bedroom and are eventually put to the test in the real world.
Style: talky, realistic, sexy, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friends, thirtysomething life, up and down relationship, love and romance, lifestyle, urban, battle of the sexes, looking for love, buddies, couples, romance, passionate interest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 143K
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, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, opposites attract, unlikely couple, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, looking for love, bridesmaid, boss and employee, wedding, newspaper, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.7
 106K
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: sentimental, feel good, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, couple relations, multiple storylines, love triangle, love affair, valentine's day, wooing, romance, couples, up and down relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.2
 4K
Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, romance, infidelity, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, couples, dishonesty, family relations, love and romance, dysfunctional family, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, male female relationship, fall in love, love story, love, destiny, sperm bank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, love affair, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, fall in love, couples, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, thirtysomething life, falling in love, valentine's day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 44K
The Rebound (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy, upon discovering her husband's infidelity while watching her son's birthday video, leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. She gets an apartment that's above a coffee house where she befriends one of the workers, Aram, a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, single parent, starting over, nanny, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, family relations, romance, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Exactly one year after Tom meets Violet, he surprises her with a wedding ring. By all accounts, Tom and Violet are destined for their happily ever after. However, this engaged couple just keep getting tripped up on the long walk down the aisle.
Style: humorous, romantic, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love, relationship vs career, couple relations, proposal, engagement, ambition, love and romance, up and down relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, chef, fiance fiancee relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: sexual, sexy, humorous, witty, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, friends, looking for sex, lovers, sexual attraction, sexual activity, fall in love, friendship, young people, urban, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Sweetest Thing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Christina's love life is stuck in neutral. After years of avoiding the hazards of a meaningful relationship, one night while club-hopping with her girlfriends, she meets Peter, her perfect match. Fed up with playing games, she finally gets the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, disorder, roommate, romance, buddies, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, best friends, wedding, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.9
 218K
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, vacation, friendship, christmas party, snow, romance, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 105K
Blended (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a bad blind date, a man and woman find themselves stuck together at a resort for families, where their attractions grows as their respective kids benefit from the burgeoning relationship.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, funny, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: fall in love, single parent, family, resort, opposites attract, parents and children, love and romance, mischievous children, youth, family values, children, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, hawaii, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 301K
50 First Dates (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Henry is a player skilled at seducing women. But when this veterinarian meets Lucy, a girl with a quirky problem when it comes to total recall, he realizes it's possible to fall in love all over again…and again, and again. That's because ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: memory loss, wooing, love and romance, romance, selflessness, amnesia, power of love, nothing goes right, hopes, deja vu, creativity, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 76K
New Year's Eve (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.
Style: touching, realistic, feel good, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: new year, looking for love, love and romance, singleness, hopes, couple relations, starting over, couples, new year's eve, multiple storylines, meaningful kiss, caterer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, sweet, romantic, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, couple relations, wedding, true love, wedding planner, romance, looking for love, destiny, arranged marriage, fiance fiancee relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
No Strings Attached (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Emma is a busy doctor who sets up a seemingly perfect arrangement when she offers her best friend Adam a relationship with one rule: No strings attached. But when a fling becomes a thing, can sex friends stay best friends?
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: sex, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, sexual tension, friends, sexual attraction, casual sex, couples, fall in love, opposites attract, open relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: usa, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 97K
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, romantic, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, love and romance, true love, looking for love, fall in love, hopes, coincidence, serendipity, friendship, against the odds, lovers reunited, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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You, Me and Dupree (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: workaholic, couple relations, nothing goes right, friends, love and romance, masturbation, disorder, best friend, wedding, prank, school teacher, drinking ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Betsy's Wedding (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Offbeat fashion student Betsy Hopper and her straight-laced investment-banker fiancé, Dylan Walsh, just want an intimate little wedding reception, but Betsy's father, Eddie, a Long Island construction contractor, feels so threatened by ...
Style: humorous, talky, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, love and romance, couple relations, romance, family relations, parents and children, construction worker, father daughter relationship, family drama, stereotypes, happy ending ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
What Happens in Vegas (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: During a wild vacation in Las Vegas, career woman Joy McNally and playboy Jack Fuller come to the sober realization that they have married each other after a night of drunken abandon. They are then compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a ...
Style: humorous, romantic, feel good, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, life turned upside down, fall in love, party, romance, wedding, casino, love and romance, newlyweds, drinking, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 275K
Hitch (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dating coach Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens mentors a bumbling client, Albert, who hopes to win the heart of the glamorous Allegra Cole. While Albert makes progress, Hitch faces his own romantic setbacks when proven techniques fail to work on Sara ...
Style: feel good, romantic, entertaining, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, wooing, teaching the ways of the world, battle of the sexes, dating, looking for love, hotshot, hidden identity, romance, verbal byplay, matchmaking, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 102K
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, sweet, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, true love, couple relations, road not taken, best friends, love affair, youth, teenage pregnancy, teenage life, friends, best friends in love, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, england, usa, boston, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Modern Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, neurotic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, romance, couple relations, love and romance, self discovery, couples, fall in love, breakup, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, film within a film, love, honest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, humorous, feel good, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, bet, couple relations, battle of the sexes, love and romance, love story, journalist, couples, fall in love, wooing, initially antagonists, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Wedding Date (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
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: romantic, feel good, sweet, sentimental, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, hidden identity, family relations, dishonesty, disorder, family gatherings, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 113K
Hall Pass (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When best buds Rick and Fred begin to show signs of restlessness at home, their wives take a bold approach to revitalize their marriages: they grant the guys a "hall pass", one week of freedom to do whatever they want. At first, it seems ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, sexual ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: marital problem, couple relations, looking for sex, wife husband relationship, friends, husband wife relationship, midlife crisis, infidelity, masturbation, adultery, marriage, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, divorce, best friends, romance, couple relations, starting over, couples, love and romance, thirtysomething life, hopes, breakup, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Breakin' All the Rules (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, comedy of errors, looking for love, love triangle, breakup, friendship, battle of the sexes, couple relations, dishonesty, male female relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 7K
Gray Matters (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam and Gray are such a well-matched pair that it is difficult to believe they are brother and sister rather than husband and wife. They both share a love of 1940s movies and dancing, and when they meet Charlie, they have something else in common: ...
Style: realistic, humorous, clever, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, romance, fall in love, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, love and romance, couple relations, taxi driver, couples, friends, family relations, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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