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, newspaper, masturbation, sex, long distance relationship, bar, waitress, text messaging, record company, love affair, romance, roommate, couple relations, drugs/alcohol, airplane, skype, true love, urban, 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, dialogue, life philosophy, 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), The Rebound (2009), 27 Dresses (2008), Valentine's Day (2010). 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, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: singleness, couple relations, romance, looking for love, pregnancy, drinking, friendship, women, bar, breakup, relationships, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, couple relations, romance, looking for love, urban, thirtysomething life, love and romance, couples, buddies, battle of the sexes, friendship, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, romantic, humorous, 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, romance, family relations, nanny, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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, 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 ⇓
46%
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 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: 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 ⇓
45%
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, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 958
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: humorous, semi serious, witty, talky, realistic ...
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 ⇓
44%
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, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: on the road, roommate, friendship, nightclub, disorder, clubbing, romance, fall in love, buddies, marriage, opposites attract, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: relationship vs career, love, couple relations, proposal, engagement, ambition, love and romance, up and down relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, frustration, fiance fiancee relationship, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, witty, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sexual relations, looking for sex, friends, love and romance, lovers, sexual attraction, friendship, fall in love, sexual activity, urban, sex scene, sexual tension ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: new year, couple relations, love and romance, new year's eve, looking for love, singleness, couples, starting over, hopes, multiple storylines, meaningful kiss, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians, friendship, love triangle, friends, love and romance, couples, best friends, couple relations, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Two Can Play That Game (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox sizzles as a woman scorned who plans to get her man back by any means necessary. In this comedy about players and those who "get played." As corporate overachiever and all-around fly chick Shanté Smith, Fox thinks she's ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, romance, couple relations, looking for love, ambition, love and romance, couples, buddies, contests and competitions, mind game, wooing, guru ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Naked in New York (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, (watch for the facial expressions) and to whom you can turn to for help while facing life ('your parents, nyaa, I don't think ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, clever, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, showbiz, college, fall in love, city life, romance, urban, actor's life, writer's life, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, friends, love and romance, couple relations, nothing goes right, disorder, best friend, wedding, prank, school teacher, drinking, masturbation ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ 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: looking for sex, couple relations, marital problem, wife husband relationship, friends, husband wife relationship, midlife crisis, adultery, marriage, family in crisis, marital crisis, marriage crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, humorous, sexual, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love and romance, sexual relations, sex, sexual tension, couple relations, friends, sexual attraction, casual sex, fall in love, opposites attract, couples, open relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: usa, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
All Over the Guy (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A contemporary romantic comedy exploring the unlikely pairing of two 20-somethings thrown together by their respective best friends in hopes of igniting their own romance.
Style: clever, semi serious, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, love, homosexuality, romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: looking for sex, fall in love, romance, new year's eve, one-night stand, sex, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nothing goes right, isolation, relationships, love story, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, love and romance, couple relations, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, male female relationship, fall in love, love story, love, destiny, kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, battle of the sexes, love affair, romance, couples, couple relations, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, falling in love, valentine's day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, couple relations, romance, parents and children, construction worker, love and romance, family relations, father daughter relationship, family drama, stereotypes, happy ending ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: sexy, sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: phone sex, friendship, best friend, masturbation, best friends, drugs/alcohol, urban, twentysomething life, strong sexual content, innuendo, friends, virginity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 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, sentimental, humorous, 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 ⇓
39%
 4.5
 4K
Whipped (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three to one may sound like fairly good odds, but it depends on the game. When the "one" is one very irresistible woman and the "three" are three hopelessly smitten guys, the deck is pretty stacked. In the battle of the sexes, ...
Style: humorous, sexual, twists and turns, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: strong sexual content, masturbation, dating, romance, buddies, femme fatale, battle of the sexes, couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, couples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.9
 4K
If Lucy Fell (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe and Lucy are roommates and best friends. Lucy, whose love life is embarrassingly dull, convinces Joe, who is infatuated with a neighbor he's never met, that if they don't have stable romances within a month, they must jump off the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: brooklyn bridge, love, roommate, best friend, romance, best friends, urban, self discovery, single, looking for love, singleness, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 28K
Anything Else (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda He has heard the phrase that life is like "anything else," but soon he finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: therapy, romance, young lovers, drugs/alcohol, urban, battle of the sexes, comedian, advice, relationship problems, psychoanalysis, couple relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, fiance fiancee relationship, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 6K
About Adam (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A waitress falls for a handsome customer who seduces her, her two sisters, her brother, and her brother's girlfriend.
Style: sexy, feel good, semi serious, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, seduction, virgin, waitress, betrayal, romance, sex, marriage, fall in love, love, engagement, girlfriend ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: divorce, friendship, romance, best friends, drugs/alcohol, starting over, urban, couple relations, relationship problems, best friends in love, thirtysomething life, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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