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: talky, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, romantic, funny, sexy, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: phone sex, intern, masturbation, newspaper, love affair, sex, long distance relationship, bar, record company, text messaging, waitress, romance, roommate, couple relations, drugs/alcohol, skype, airplane, urban, true love, fall in love, love and romance, couples, buddies, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, new york, usa, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and sexy films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, couple relations, sex, friendship and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Going the Distance: How to Be Single (2016), About Last Night (2014), For a Good Time, Call... (2012), The Rebound (2009), New Year's Eve (2011). 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, sentimental, light, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: singleness, couple relations, looking for love, romance, pregnancy, relationships, drinking, friendship, women, love and romance, breakup, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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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: humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, drugs/alcohol, urban, romance, looking for love, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, buddies, battle of the sexes, friendship, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
For a Good Time, Call... (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: College "frenemies" Lauren and Katie move in together after losing a relationship and rent control, respectively. Sharing Katie's late grandmother's apartment in New York City, the girls bicker with each other until one fateful ...
Style: sexual, humorous, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: phone sex, friendship, best friend, masturbation, best friends, drugs/alcohol, twentysomething life, urban, strong sexual content, innuendo, friends, virginity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 43K
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, starting over, single parent, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, romance, nanny, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 74K
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, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: new year, couple relations, urban, love affair, wooing, love and romance, couples, starting over, looking for love, singleness, fall in love, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
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Little City (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Best friends Adam and Kevin have a lot in common. Probably too much! In fact, Kevin is carrying on a torrid affair with Adam's girlfriend, Nina, on the side! And if this triangle wasn't crowded enough, the arrival of a seductive newcomer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, buddies, romance, couple relations, looking for love, urban, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, city life, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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, fall in love, opposites attract, looking for love, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations, love triangle, bridesmaid, wedding, boss and employee, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sidewalks of New York (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film follows the marital and dating lives of three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships. Interspersing "man on the street" interviews with scenes from the six characters' lives, the film weaves a ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, dentist, human nature, couple relations, urban, city life, store, couples, crumbling marriage, looking for love, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Two Night Stand (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After an extremely regrettable one night stand, two strangers wake up to find themselves snowed in after sleeping through a blizzard that put all of Manhattan on ice. They're now trapped together in a tiny apartment, forced to get to know each ...
Style: feel good, sexy, not serious, talky, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: looking for sex, fall in love, romance, new year's eve, nothing goes right, isolation, unlikely couple, one-night stand, sex, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sexual relations, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
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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, sexual, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friends, looking for sex, couple relations, marriage, infidelity, masturbation, romance, buddies, drugs/alcohol, freedom, wife husband relationship, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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A Case of You (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young writer Sam has a crush on Birdie, the cute and quirky barista at his local coffee shop. When his conventional attempts to woo her crash and burn, he takes his efforts online, creating an Internet profile embellished with all of the details ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, urban, hidden identity, romance, internet dating, wooing, dishonesty, writer's life, looking for love, computers and web, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, realistic, feel good, gross out humor ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: disorder, on the road, friendship, roommate, nightclub, clubbing, romance, fall in love, buddies, marriage, opposites attract, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Ceremony (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sam Davis convinces his former best friend to spend a weekend with him to rekindle their friendship at an elegant beachside estate owned by a famous documentary filmmaker. However, it soon becomes clear that Sam is secretly infatuated with his ex, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Valentine's Day (2010)
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Story: A story told from three angles. Max meets Elizabeth; they live together, but when she talks of marriage, he balks. He becomes extremely jealous, probably without cause, and thinks she's taken up with a friend of his, Jack. Elizabeth, stung by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An offbeat romantic comedy about a decent guy, Ray Tuckby, with a dead-end life in the dead-end town of Trona, CA. After encouragement from a stranger whom he happens upon, Ray begins to dream again. He sheds the parasites in his life, musters the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
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38%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.4
 4K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A neurotic, young psychology student, with low self-esteem, has a chance encounter with a free-spirited, extremely gregarious woman who works at the Paris Health Club in New York City, and who suggests that they immediately get married to see how it ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, offbeat ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's an hour before Lucy's wedding and her best friend wants to hear all about what led up to that moment. So, Lucy tells about the five men she had blind dates with over the past year (Doug, Gabriel, Bobby, Barry, and Luke) and her ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of Angela -an ambitious, image-conscious businesswoman working for over-demanding boss Mary. When Angela becomes unexpectedly pregnant at the peak of her career, her life with her divorce attorney husband, Curtis, is turned upside-down.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%