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Hard Promises (1991)
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Hard Promises (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A man who doesn't like stable work environments has been away for too many years, and finds out his wife has divorced him and is planning to remarry. He comes home to confront her, trying to convince her not to get married, aided by the daughter, who loves him despite his wandering ways. The couple finds out they still have feelings for each other but must decide how best to handle the contradiction of their lifestyles.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, small town, wedding, romance, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, family life, adventurer, family problems, couples, small town life, family gatherings, breakup, remarry, crumbling marriage, estrangement, lovers reunited, unfulfillment, teacher, divorce, woman, high school
Time: 90s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, couple relations, family relations, love triangle and parents and children mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Hard Promises: Divorce Invitation (2012), Heartbeat (1993), I'm Reed Fish (2006), Walking on Sunshine (2014), Murphy's Romance (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Divorce Invitation (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 'Divorce Invitation' centers on Mike Christian, a happily married man who runs into his high school sweetheart Alex, and after all these years, sparks still fly. When Mike is determined Alex is his true soul mate, he realizes he has a huge ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lovers reunited, romance, couple relations, friends, couples, family relations, divorce, love triangle, rivalry, love and romance, family problems, prenuptial agreement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
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Heartbeat (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The beautiful and talented Adrian is a writer for one of America's most popular TV soap operas. She is also pregnant, and when she refuses to abort her baby, Adrian's selfish husband deserts her. It falls to one of the soap opera's ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous, serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, pregnancy, family relations, romance, relationship vs career, crumbling marriage, forbidden love, unfulfillment, producer, friendship, passion, divorce ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
I'm Reed Fish (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When an old high school crush returns to his small hometown, Reed Fish's once simple, calculated life begins to unravel. A drunken incident prompts Reed's fiancee (Alexis Bledel) and the entire town to turn against him. This one-of-a-kind ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, light, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: radio show, small town, wedding, romance, introspection, lovers reunited, lifestyle, young lovers, couple relations, bar, coming of age, ex girlfriend ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Walking on Sunshine (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set to the music of popular hit songs from the 1980s. A beautiful coastal village, present day Italy. After a whirlwind romance, Maddie is preparing to marry gorgeous Italian Raf, and has invited her sister Taylor to the wedding. Unbeknownst to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, love triangle, love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, romance, young lovers, family gatherings, parents and children, siblings relations, summer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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Murphy's Romance (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Emma is a divorced woman with a teen aged boy who moves into a small town and tries to make a go of a horse ranch. Murphy is the town druggist who steers business her way. Things are going along predictably until her ex husband shows up, needing a ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: horse ranch, small town, friendship, single parent, starting over, single mother, romance, divorce, fall in love, couple relations, americana, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, texas, california
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86%
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Mary and Rhoda (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The old friends from "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," Mary and Rhoda, are reunited, only to discover that Mary has a daughter named Rose and Rhoda's daughter is named Meredith.
Style: sitcom, touching, sentimental, humorous, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, family problems, family relations, romance, homecoming, family life, looking for love, college, starting over, hopes, follow your dream, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The romantic myth is exposed for Guy when he is plagued by memories of an old girlfriend on his wedding day.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, looking for love, singleness, infidelity, unfulfilled love, wooing, true love, love triangle, couple relations, fall in love, opposites attract, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, romance, couple relations, couples, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, love, stabbing, morality
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Lovesickness (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A three-part look at the ironies of love, with stories that involve a young boy, a hostage situation, and a divorced elderly couple caught in a love triangle.
Style: semi serious, humorous, emotional, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Engagement Ring (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A long-lost engagement ring still divides childhood sweethearts who are now in their golden years. Now, her daughter (Heaton) and his nephew meet and find that their attraction is hindered by the old feud.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: romance, true love, unfulfilled love, family life, family business, couples, lovers reunited, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, world war two, wedding ring ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
My Boyfriends' Dogs (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The owners of a small diner are surprised one rainy evening when, just after close, a young woman wearing a wedding dress with three dogs in tow begs to come into their restaurant. What follows is the young woman's retelling of how she arrived ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, couples, couple relations, pets, unfulfillment, romance, singleness
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the arrival of an ex-husband determined to win back his recently remarried wife.
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, friendship, family problems, breakup, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, unfulfillment, infidelity, remarry, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
No Looking Back (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Charlie returns to his old town where he meets his ex-girlfriend again and tries to get her back.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, friendship, love triangle, waitress, old love, working class, romance, small town life, bittersweet, parents and children, siblings relations, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Buddy System (1984)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A quiet school truant officer, Joe, uncovers a young boy's attempt to fake a residential address, and subsequently gets involved romantically with the boy's mother. The truant officer waffles between a sadistic relationship with his ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
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69%
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All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Mystery of Happiness (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, love triangle, couples, romance, track down, couple relations, male friendship, friendship between men
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Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Bigger Than the Sky (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being dumped by his girlfriend, a man stuck in a deadend life decides to audition for a small role in a local community theatre's production of Cyrano de Bergerac. Despite having no experience as an actor, he lands the lead role, which ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Reception (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The complex relationship between a wealthy French woman and her best friend a, gay black American, is thrown into turmoil when her estranged daughter comes to visit them with her new husband for the weekend in upstate New York. Through a series of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sexy, captivating, sentimental ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Passionada (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Personally Yours (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Alaska, Susannah Stanton and Jesse Stanton divorced two years ago. They have two daughters, the teenager Bridget and the young girl Hannah, and a young son, Sam, and they are good friends. Jesse lives in an isolated ranch, where he receives ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
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Time: 90s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Love Letter (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, weird, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: small town, mistaken identity, romance, looking for love, comedy of errors, unfulfilled love, misunderstanding, bookstore, firefighter, love triangle, love letter, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Something to Talk About (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In one of her best-ever roles, Julia Roberts is Grace, whose reaction to the infidelities of Eddie (Dennis Quaid) turns the lives and loves of the people around her into something like falling dominoes. Robert Duvall, Gena Rowlands, Kyra Sedgwick ...
Style: feel good, talky, humorous, light, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, family relations, family problems, family life, human nature, romance, self discovery, parents and children, contests and competitions, society, crumbling marriage, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 634
Suzie Gold (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, romance, love and romance, society, parents and children, family gatherings, love triangle, fall in love, family relations, interracial relations, unrequited love, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commitment-phobic man reunites with his estranged, ailing father and comes to terms with his own childhood.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: family problems, couples, dysfunctional family, homecoming, hopes, estrangement, family life, couple relations, eccentric family, family relations, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Previous Engagement (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, Malta, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Julia Reynolds talks her husband into a family vacation in Malta she has a secret agenda: a date made twenty-five years earlier with her first love.
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, lovers reunited, couple relations, family problems, dull life, mother daughter relationship, adultery, love, male female relationship, soul mate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, malta
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Shades of Ray (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: American-born Ray Rehman comes home one night to find his Pakistani father on his doorstep. Ray's Caucasian mother threw him out. It's an awkward time for his father to move in as Ray just proposed to his Caucasian girlfriend - who ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, interracial relations, romance, identity crisis, couple relations, actor's life, parents and children, moral dilemma, family relations, family reunited, audition, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Every Other Week (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Pontus is divorced and has custody of his children every other week while living life as a bachelor the rest of the time. His older brother, Jens, is married since 20 years and has three children. When Jens' marriage collapses, he moves in with ...
Style: touching, semi serious, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: brother brother relationship, divorce, ex husband ex wife relationship, romance, family life, love affair, infidelity, breakup, family problems, platonic, suburbs, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 730
I'm Staying (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A love triangle between a businessman, his wife, and a writer.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, love triangle, romance, family problems, crumbling marriage, breakup, couple relations, rivalry, couples, love and romance, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
3 Men and a Little Lady (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: adult child friendship, friendship, family relations, romance, parents and children, family problems, fall in love, custody, single parent, buddies, love and romance, wedding ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Father of the Bride (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: George Banks is an ordinary, middle-class man whose 21 year-old daughter Annie has decided to marry a man from an upper-class family, but George can't think of what life would be like without his daughter. He becomes slightly insane, but his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, wedding preparations and rituals, family relations, event planner, parents and children, plan gone awry, disorder, nothing goes right, couple relations, human nature, comedy of errors, grownups ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 50s, 1950s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, rome italy, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%