Movies like Hope Springs 2003

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Hope Springs (2003)
 5.4
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Hope Springs (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British artist Colin Ware discovers that his fiancée, Vera, is going to marry another man. Distraught and despondent, he gets on a plane for America and ends up in the tiny town of Hope in New England. At first, Colin is depressed, but he soon finds more than a shoulder to cry on when his innkeepers introduce him to Mandy, a beautiful nurse. All's going well and Colin has almost forgotten his old flame until Vera shows up with a surprise of her own.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good, offbeat, sentimental, romantic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: small town, romance, hotel, opposites attract, motel, mayor, sketch artist, starting over, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, fall in love, fish out of water, love and romance, couples, alcohol abuse, small town life, hopes, family relations, lifestyle, panties, white panties, girl in panties, town hall ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey

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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 love and romance, romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love and family relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Hope Springs: Passionada (2002), Herman U.S.A. (2001), The MatchMaker (1997), Black Coffee (2014), The Love Letter (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, comedy of errors, romance, love affair, small town, love and romance, couples, inheritance, saleswoman
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Place: california, usa, brazil
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Passionada (2002)
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Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Time: contemporary
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.0
 132
Herman U.S.A. (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this quirky romantic comedy inspired by a true story, an influx of women invade the small town of Herman, Minn., to get their hands on a surplus of bachelors yearning for female companionship. When the persuasive "cry from the heart" of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: small town, singleness, love and romance, romance, couples, journalism, couple relations, looking for love, small town life, gender, social relations, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
The MatchMaker (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Marcy, a worker in the reelection campaign of bumbling Senator John McGlory, is sent to Ireland on a quest to find the Irish ancestry of Sen. McGlory, to help him win the Irish vote. But when Marcy arrives in the small village of Ballinagra, she ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.8
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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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, unemployment, couples, love, friendship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Love Letter (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: feel good, semi serious, clever, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.4
 413
Ed's Next Move (1996)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ed lives in Wisconsin. He's just been dumped by his girlfriend, so he moves to New York City for a big change...but will he ever find love again? He loves his new job studying the genetics of different strains of rice. Then Ed meets Lee, a ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract, starting over, introspection, self discovery, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, singleness, wooing ...
Time: 90s
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Audience: date night, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Canada, USA
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Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.9
 18K
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
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Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 140K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 195
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.7
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Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sincere
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wendy is finally settling in to single life after the death of her husband. She runs a successful wedding planning company with the help of her friend Roseanne. Wendy's business and values are challenged when Marco, a charming but irritating ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, romance, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, singleness, family business, couples, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.8
 6K
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
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Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Bridget Jones is becoming uncomfortable in her relationship with Mark Darcy. Apart from discovering that he's a conservative voter, she has to deal with a new boss, a strange contractor and the worst vacation of her life.
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, witty, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, funny, touching ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: clever, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 80s, 18th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.9
 209K
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, vacation, christmas party, lifestyle change, romance, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, england, california, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
A Christmas Wedding Date (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being fired, Rebecca hours back to her old home town to attend her friends wedding on Christmas Eve and visit her mother. But when she tries to return home she finds she must relive Christmas Eve over and over until she gets it right.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Plot: scolding, time loop, wedding, christmas, infidelity, fall in love, small town, romance, deja vu, love and romance, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%