Movies like Groundhog Day

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Groundhog Day (1993)
 8.1
 614K
Groundhog Day (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where he finds himself repeating the same day over and over.
Style: philosophical, feel good, humorous, sentimental, witty, clever, surreal, romantic, semi serious, cerebral ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time loop, life philosophy, existentialism, small town, time warp, time travel, alternate reality, idealism, nothing goes right, repeated event, love and romance, initially antagonists, hopes, road not taken, romance, redemption, deja vu, fall in love, disorder, wooing, character change, life & death, repeated scene, immortality, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, future, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh

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Most similar movies to Groundhog Day

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, clever and touching films with plots about destiny, life philosophy, catastrophe, mentor, redemption, storytelling and love and romance mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like Groundhog Day: Midnight in Paris (2011), About Time (2013), Palm Springs (2020), Naked (2017), Click (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Midnight in Paris (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.
Style: feel good, stylized, witty, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, bohemian life, literature, writer's life, painter, writers, nostalgia, fall in love, life philosophy, french, weirdo, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 19th century, contemporary, 1920s ...
Place: paris france, france, versailles, europe, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.8
 337K
About Time (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, romance, time loop, life philosophy, changing the past or future, true love, life, sent to the past, family secret, rain, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: london, cornwall, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 7.4
 149K
Palm Springs (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When carefree Nyles and reluctant maid of honor Sarah have a chance encounter at a Palm Springs wedding, things get complicated when they find themselves unable to escape the venue, themselves, or each other.
Style: funny, romantic, feel good, touching, entertaining ...
Plot: time loop, time travel, time traveler, repeated event, love and romance, dark humor, family relations, wedding, drug use, existentialism, couple relations, wedding day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, austin texas, palm springs california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.4
 19K
Naked (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following a wild night out with his Best Man, Rob Anderson wakes up to find himself naked in an elevator on the morning of his wedding day and is forced to relive the morning over and over again.
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, light, captivating
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time loop, wedding, deja vu, male objectification, on the run, race against time, repeated scene, trapped, fish out of water, elevator, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 325K
Click (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.
Style: inspirational, sentimental, humorous, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: wish come true, alternate reality, workaholic, regret, wish fulfillment, architect, stopped time, redemption, family relations, remote control, dog, relationship vs career ...
Time: future, 90s, 70s, year 2017, 60s ...
Place: usa, new york, morocco, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time loop, time travel, alien, alien invasion, changing the past or future, invasion, soldier, evil alien, warrior, deja vu, space and aliens, time paradox ...
Time: future, near future
Place: france, europe, england, germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.8
 348K
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, touching, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: memory loss, romance, wooing, love and romance, amnesia, deja vu, power of love, painting, selflessness, creativity, nothing goes right, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.5
 128K
Pleasantville (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Geeky teenager David and his popular twin sister, Jennifer, get sucked into the black-and-white world of a 1950s TV sitcom called "Pleasantville," and find a world where everything is peachy keen all the time. But when Jennifer's ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, light, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, teen drama
Plot: alternate reality, utopia, parallel world, time travel, coming of age, small town life, small town, old love, fish out of water, bully, rain, adolescence ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 90s, future
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 99K
Scrooged (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In this modern take on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature has driven away the love of his life, Claire Phillips ...
Style: humorous, atmospheric, semi serious, witty, light ...
Plot: christmas, ghost, back from the dead, redemption, supernatural, christmas eve, hopes, showbiz, power relations, boss and employee, holiday, television ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future, 70s, 60s ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.8
 110K
The Family Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jack's lavish, fast-paced lifestyle changes one Christmas night when he stumbles into a grocery store holdup and disarms the gunman. The next morning he wakes up in bed lying next to Kate, his college sweetheart he left in order to pursue his ...
Style: feel good, sincere, touching, inspirational, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, destiny, road not taken, alternate reality, rich and poor, fish out of water, life changing experience, family relations, singleness, workaholic, lifestyle change, family life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1987, year 2000
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.4
 84K
Kate & Leopold (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When her scientist ex-boyfriend discovers a portal to travel through time -- and brings back a 19th-century nobleman named Leopold to prove it -- a skeptical Kate reluctantly takes responsibility for showing Leopold the 21st century. The more time ...
Style: feel good, romantic, touching, light, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, love and romance, manners, fall in love, supernatural romance, love story, dating, time traveler, couple relations, disorder, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century, future, 21st century, contemporary, 1870s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Map of Tiny Perfect Things (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The film tells the story of quick-witted teen Mark, contentedly living the same day in an endless loop whose world is turned upside-down when he meets mysterious Margaret also stuck in the time loop. Mark and Margaret form a magnetic partnership, ...
Style: suspense, humorous, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: time loop, time travel, student, existentialism, repeated event, supernatural, coming of age, repeated scene, friendship, love, teenage protagonist, dog ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Peggy Sue faints at a Highschool reunion. When she wakes up she finds herself in her own past, just before she finished school.
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, light, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: time travel, destiny, high school reunion, high school, americana, youth, hopes, romance, one more chance, love and romance, unfulfillment, society ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, year 1985, year 1960 ...
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
12 Dates of Christmas (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 12 Dates of Christmas is a romantic comedy that follows Kate (Amy Smart), a young woman who re-lives the same first date on Christmas Eve over and over again. In an attempt to win back her ex-boyfriend on Christmas Eve, Kate ends up ruining her ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, fall in love, time loop, true love, love and romance, dating, couple relations, romance, christmas eve, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, love, blind date ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.0
 32K
If Only (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After his impetuous musician girlfriend, Samantha, dies in an accident shortly after they had a fight (and nearly broke up), a grief-stricken British businessman, Ian Wyndham, living in London gets a chance to relive the day all over again, in the ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, touching, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tragic love, true love, changing the past or future, time travel, loss of loved one, death of girlfriend, time loop, destiny, hopes, love and romance, romance, power of love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.2
 100K
Ruby Sparks (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Calvin is a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with his writing – as well as his romantic life. Finally, he makes a breakthrough and creates a character named Ruby who inspires him. When Calvin ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, psychological, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: magic realism, dream, novelist, romance, bittersweet, loneliness, writer's block, family relations, imaginary character, career, success, postmodernism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mighty Aphrodite (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be brilliant too. But when he learns that Max's mother is Linda ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: adoption, prostitute, child, adoptive mother, family relations, love and romance, dishonesty, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, boxing, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 112K
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, romantic, touching, sentimental, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: destiny, love and romance, true love, fall in love, coincidence, looking for love, hopes, serendipity, friendship, romance, against the odds, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 67K
Sliding Doors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gwyneth Paltrow plays London publicist Helen, effortlessly sliding between parallel storylines that show what happens if she does or does not catch a train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Deception. Trust. Friendship. Comedy. ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, twists and turns, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, choice, alternate reality, road not taken, time travel, love triangle, breakup, chance, romance, love affair, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, usa, europe, england, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cecilia is a waitress in New Jersey, living a dreary life during the Great Depression. Her only escape from her mudane reality is the movie theatre. After losing her job, Cecilia goes to see 'The Purple Rose of Cairo' in hopes of raising ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: movie star, romance, daydreamer, fall in love, unlikely couple, fish out of water, real world, couples, life turned upside down, dull life, disorder, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, year 1935
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 103K
Bedazzled (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elliot Richardson, suicidal techno geek, is given seven wishes to turn his life around when he meets up with a very seductive Satan. The catch: his soul. Some of his wishes include a 7 foot basketball star, a rock star, and a hamburger. But, as ...
Style: light, funny, humorous, sexy, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: wish come true, femme fatale, devil, pact with the devil, deal with the devil, destiny, nothing goes right, fish out of water, curses spells and rituals, heaven and hell, basketball, satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 404K
Ghostbusters (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After losing their academic posts at a prestigious university, a team of parapsychologists goes into business as proton-pack-toting "ghostbusters" who exterminate ghouls, hobgoblins and supernatural pests of all stripes. An ad campaign ...
Style: humorous, light, parody, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ghost, supernatural, monster, giant monster, paranormal phenomena, friendship, chase, paranormal activity, heroic mission, slime, creature, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Invention of Lying (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where the concept of lying doesn't exist, a loser changes his lot when he invents lying and uses it to get ahead.
Style: philosophical, humorous, clever, cynical, funny ...
Plot: alternate reality, misfit, atheism, love and romance, society, rags to riches, dishonesty, love triangle, disorder, pretense, farce, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 13th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 133K
Shallow Hal (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A shallow man falls in love with a 300 pound woman because of her "inner beauty".
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: unlikely couple, womanizer, hypnosis, shallowness, fall in love, love and romance, delusion, obesity, power of love, obsession, looking for love, overweight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.
Style: feel good, motivational, inspirational, scenic, surreal ...
Plot: self discovery, life changing experience, daydreamer, adventurer, loneliness, adventure, disorder, obsessive quest, journey, escape from reality, coworker, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: iceland, usa, himalaya, los angeles, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Before You Say 'I Do' (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: George Murray's fiancée Jane Gardner gets cold feet after accepting his ring, terrorized by her first wedding with Doug, who cheated that very day with their wedding coordinator. After a car crash, George finds himself 10 years in the past, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, love and romance, wooing, romance, couple relations, road not taken, hopes, changing the past or future, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wedding, destiny, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 1999
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Just Another Christmas (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After taking a very nasty fall on Christmas Eve, grinchy Jorge blacks out and wakes up one year later, with no memory of the year that has passed. He soon realizes that he’s doomed to keep waking up on Christmas Eve after Christmas Eve, having to ...
Style: thought provoking, light, romantic, humorous, feel good
Plot: time loop, christmas, santa claus, repeated event, alternate reality, introspection, road not taken, deja vu, nothing goes right, idealism, disorder, winter ...
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.9
 17K
Haunter (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A teenager is stuck in a time loop that is not quite the same each time. She must uncover the truth but her actions have consequences for herself and others.
Style: scary, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, time loop, haunted house, afterlife, supernatural, rescue, house, uncover truth, youth, trapped, murder, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1953, 80s, year 1983 ...
Place: usa, canada, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Tao of Steve (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Underachieving, overweight kindergarten teacher Dex finds a woman who forces him to reexamine his Zen-like system of seduction.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, philosophical ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, looking for love, introspection, teaching the ways of the world, wooing, fall in love, couples, buddies, hopes, philosophy, physical appearance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new mexico, usa, santa fe new mexico, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
Style: captivating, touching, sentimental, dramatic, philosophical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: life philosophy, aging, impossible love, true love, tragic love, love and romance, life & death, child as adult, existentialism, journey, elderly, fall in love ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1940s, 1930s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, pearl harbor, louisiana, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%