Movies like The King of Comedy 1999

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The King of Comedy (1999)
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The King of Comedy (1999)
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wan Tin-Sau is an actor who cannot seem to catch a break, since his only professional jobs are limited to being a movie extra. As well as being an actor, he is also the head of his village's community center.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, friends, romance, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, artists and showbiz, road not taken, lifestyle, opposites attract, actor's life, showbiz, wooing, unfulfillment, celebrity culture, actor, call girl, bar, film within a film
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, fall in love, lifestyle, looking for love and friends mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The King of Comedy: Thank God He Met Lizzie (1997), He's a Woman, She's a Man (1994), Love Forecast (2015), Fish Without a Bicycle (2003), 30 Days Until I'm Famous (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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He's a Woman, She's a Man (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Wing is a devoted fan of popular singer Rose who is involved in a topsy-turvy relationship with her charismatic producer Sam. Willing to go to any length to meet Rose, the willowy Wing disguises herself as a man, and with a twist of fate is chosen ...
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gender bending, unfulfillment, musician's life, couples, disorder, friends, switching roles, fall in love, love triangle, opposites attract, romance, actor's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Love Forecast (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Whenever elementary school teacher Kang Joon-soo (Lee Seung-gi) falls in love, he always gives too much of himself to the relationship. Yet despite that, he ends up being the one getting dumped by his girlfriends. Joon-soo has been friends for 18 ...
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends in love, love and romance, friends, romance, best friend, friendship, fall in love, wooing, school teacher, best friends, friends in love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Fish Without a Bicycle (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Comedy - Julianna (Jenna Mattison) is a struggling actress in a dead end relationship with Danny (Brad Rowe), a fireman who no longer lights her fire. When she decides to leave him and go "find herself" she ends up falling in love with an ...
Style: humorous, captivating, emotional, light, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, romance, love triangle, looking for love, wooing, infidelity, friends, actress, frustration, desire, director, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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30 Days Until I'm Famous (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Latina working in Los Angeles as a messenger is randomly discovered and fashioned into a pop music star.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: starting over, musician's life, ambition, rising to stardom, fall in love, teenage life, lifestyle, teaching the ways of the world, romance, showbiz, celebrity culture, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Orange (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Orange is a 2010 Telugu romantic comedy film directed by Bhaskar, in his third venture after Bommarillu and Parugu. The film features Ram Charan Teja and Genelia D'Souza with Shazahn Padamsee playing a pivotal role. The film, which has music ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, youth, romance, graffiti, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, young lovers, love
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Rangeela (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A poor young woman, who dreams of Bollywood fame, is caught in a love triangle between her childhood friend and a famous actor.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, bollywood, film within a film, romance, unfulfilled love, fall in love, celebrity culture, showbiz, couple relations, rich and poor, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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BachelorMan (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In these times of enlightened sexual politics, Ted Davis is a scoring machine. He's got the rap, the charm and his little black book weighs several pounds. Ted has become a guru to his buddies who can only aspire in awe to his greatness. This ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, womanizer, unlikely couple, romance, love and romance, wooing, looking for love, couples, true love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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My Faraway Bride (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of Alex, a copy-writer dreaming of being an adventure novelist someday, who meets and romances Indian beauty Reena, while she is vacationing in California. Torn by her blossoming feelings for Alex and her Indian family values and ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bollywood, social differences, love affair, opposites attract, romance, writer's life, society, fall in love, looking for love, tragic love, friendship, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Love Breakups Zindagi (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Love Breakups Zindagi is a movie which tries to answer the question related to love, breakups and life. A couple and many of their friends experience changes and challenges in their respective lives after attending a wedding.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous
Plot: couples, best friends, breakup, buddies, fall in love, looking for love, couple relations, romance, lifestyle, friendship, bollywood, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
My Life's in Turnaround (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two Manhattan slackers want to make a movie about their lives. One drives a cab, the other tends bar; neither has a clue how to make a movie. Things look up when real-life actors Phoebe Cates and Martha Plimpton agree to star in the project.
Style: witty, humorous, offbeat, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, friendship, taxi, filmmaking, bar, best friends, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, underdog, ambition, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Wish List (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sarah Fisher, an overly organized, by-the-numbers kind of woman, makes a "wish list" of all the qualities and traits her future husband should have. After finding the perfect man, she falls for a guy who meets none of her criteria and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, romance, couples, looking for love, opposites attract, dinner, rivalry, friendship, dating, society, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Love in a Puff (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jimmy is a mild mannered advertising executive in his twenties. While smoking in an alley packed with booming loudmouth co-workers and sharing explicit gossips and horror stories, he befriends a misfit cosmetics salesgirl Cherie who also likes to ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rules and policies, workplace romance, wooing, workplace, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, couples, misfit, social misfits, advertising, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Hairshirt (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Danny Reilly (Dean Paras) is a self-obsessed man who, after dumping Renee Weber (Neve Campbell), falls in love again with Corey Wells (Katie Wright). But Renee makes it her mission to see that Danny never falls in love again and sets out for attack ...
Style: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, love triangle, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, youth, roommate, prank, looking for love, sexual relations, fall in love, romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Mademoiselle (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Claire is a young woman who leads a somewhat formatted life. Pierre is an improviser, but not an actor. Brief encounter, brief romance, doomed or not, who can say? When things like that happen, you act on the spur of the moment.
Style: touching, sexy, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, love and romance, romance, love affair, lovers reunited, opposites attract, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, couples, disorder, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Overwhelming Women (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A year after her long time boyfriend showed up at his surprise birthday party with an uninvited date, Laura hits rock bottom and decides to try her luck at a dating agency. This attractive, 30-year-old successful graphic designer with a captivating ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: best friends, womanizer, opposites attract, fall in love, looking for love, wooing, working class, romance, friend, friends, boyfriend, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Chasing Destiny (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Music, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A repossession agent falls in love with a woman whose father is high on his list of priority accounts in this romantic drama.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, lifestyle, friendship, love affair, hopes, buddies, love and romance, artists and showbiz, looking for love, family business, destiny, parents and children ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Love & Sex (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When her rather explicit copy is rejected, magazine journalist Kate is asked by her editor to come up with an article on loving relationships instead, and to do so by the end of the day. This gets Kate thinking back over her own various experiences, ...
Style: sexy, intense, sexual, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: looking for love, couple relations, opposites attract, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, love triangle, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pregnancy, up and down relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Real Blonde (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor and his girlfriend handle life's frustrations, while his friend seeks fulfillment with a blonde.
Style: humorous, satirical, light, melancholic, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: satire, actor's life, showbiz, romance, artists and showbiz, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, fashion, unsuccessful, sexual dysfunction, workplace romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Who's the Man, Who's the Woman (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The sequel to the blockbuster comedy He's a Woman, She's a Man, Who's the Woman, Who's the Man picks up right where the original left off! Music producer Sam (Leslie Cheung) and his cross-dressing protege Wing (Anita Yuen) have ...
Style: sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, romance, transsexual, gender, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, hidden identity, performer's life, gender bending, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Dish Dogs (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two friends travel from town to town taking jobs as dishwashers until they both find love and must choose separate paths.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: restaurant, surfing, love, fall in love, friendship, battle of the sexes, young lovers, wooing, lifestyle, buddies, youth, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Marigold (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film follows the story of Marigold Lexton, an American actress who gets stranded in Mumbai and lands a minor role in a Bollywood musical. She meets Prem, the film's choreographer, and undergoes a personal transformation as she experiences ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, showbiz, love triangle, looking for love, workplace romance, fall in love, love affair, bollywood, actor's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, starting over, love triangle, fish out of water, fall in love, couple relations, couples, romance, play within film, hopes, love and romance, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Para Para Sakura (2001)
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Phillip (Aaron Kwok) is a dance instructor who holds a class devoted to the latest dance craze, Para Para. While in Shanghai, he meets Yee (Cecilia Cheung), a spoiled rich girl who is running away from her impending arranged marriage. Soon, Yee ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, couples, romance, fall in love, love affair, wedding, bittersweet, dancer's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, dancing, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
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Cocktail (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Gautam is an incorrigible flirt, who runs after every girl he sees. Meera is a pretty girl with desi values and attire, who comes to London from Delhi for a fresh start. Veronica is the spoilt bombshell who loves partying and drinking. Though ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, beach, lifestyle, fall in love, opposites attract, love and romance, couples, love affair, nightlife, bollywood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.8
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Lan Kwai Fong (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lan Kwai Fong (LKF), a well-known party location in Hong Kong with loads of nightclubs and bars. Everyone likes to go to LKF for fun, one night stands or even true love. LKF has captured the joys and sorrows of many... One night, Steven - a regular ...
Style: realistic, sexy, captivating, humorous, serious
Plot: nightclub, fall in love, romance, wooing, sexual relations, stewardess, nightlife, lifestyle, couples, drugs/alcohol, bar, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jewish Jack-the-lad David seriously fancies smart, rich Anglo-Saxon Carrie as soon as he first offends her in a Boston bar. They run into each other again and though she still says she finds him appalling he works on it and they are soon together. ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, touching, humorous, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, bar, society, battle of the sexes, love and romance, romance, friends, couples, best friends, social differences, wooing, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Falling Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nursing student forced to quit school for family reasons winds up taking a job as a doorman in an elite apartment building in New York City, where he sparks to one of his residents.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, student life, buddies, romance, boss and employee, workplace situations, love and romance, fall in love, concierge, workplace, rich and poor, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, clever, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, friends, disorder, city life, couple relations, comedy of errors, urban, friendship, fall in love, love triangle, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Shopaholics (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Compulsive disorders plague Hong Kong: Fong Fong Fong, a foundling who's now a nurse, is a shopaholic who seeks psychiatric help from Kan Yan (Choosey) Lee, who's frozen by an inability to choose. Into the mix come Kung Fu (Richie) Ho, a ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, love triangle, romance, fashion, couples, moral dilemma, addiction, disorder, journalism, workplace romance, mental illness, womanizer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%