Movies like I Love You, Man

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I Love You, Man (2009)
 7.0
 184K
I Love You, Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter immediately sets out to rectify the situation, embarking on a series of bizarre and awkward "man-dates."
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, realistic, not serious, slang, melancholic, clever, sweet ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, loneliness, couple relations, loner, supportive friend, friendship between men, obsessive quest, coworker, buddies, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, socially awkward, friend, male bonding, dog, musician, homosexual, masturbation, marriage, dating, machismo, fiance fiancee relationship, camaraderie, best man, mentor, unlikely friendships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, chicago illinois, malibu california, venice beach california

Most similar movies to I Love You, Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and light films with plots about couples, love and romance, dialogue, happy ending, catastrophe, runaway and mentor mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like I Love You, Man: Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008), Yes Man (2008), The Five-Year Engagement (2012), The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), The Wedding Ringer (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When Sarah Marshall dumps aspiring musician Peter Bretter for rock star Aldous Snow, Peter's world comes crashing down. His best friend suggests that Peter should get away from everything and to fly off to Hawaii to escape all his problems. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, captivating, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: breakup, depression, resort, romance, crumbling relationship, love and romance, nothing goes right, hotel, broken heart, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, friendship, one-night stand ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.8
 308K
Yes Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: life changing experience, lifestyle change, love affair, change of heart, life, love and romance, character change, romance, friends, free spirited, optimism, motivational speaker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, nebraska, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: love, relationship vs career, couple relations, proposal, engagement, ambition, love and romance, up and down relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, chef, fiance fiancee relationship, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Andy Stitzer has a pleasant life with a nice apartment and a job stamping invoices at an electronics store. But at age 40, there's one thing Andy hasn't done, and it's really bothering his sex-obsessed male co-workers: Andy is still a ...
Style: sexual, humorous, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: virginity, stoners, virgin, friendship, shyness, neighbor, erection, racial slur, celibacy, masturbation, marijuana, salesman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, nothing goes right, friends, wedding, best man, love and romance, disorder, buddies, dishonesty, cons and scams, drugs/alcohol, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, divorce, best friends, romance, couple relations, starting over, couples, love and romance, thirtysomething life, hopes, breakup, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Along Came Polly (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Reuben Feffer is a guy who's spent his entire life playing it safe. Polly Prince is irresistible as a free-spirit who lives for the thrill of the moment. When these two comically mismatched souls collide, Reuben's world is turned upside ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, romantic, neurotic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, honeymoon, nothing goes right, commitment, romance, love and romance, disorder, chance, wedding, marriage, fall in love, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: caribbean, new york, usa, long island, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.9
 63K
Made of Honor (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tom and Hannah have been platonic friends for 10 years. He's a serial dater, while she wants marriage but hasn't found Mr. Right. Just as Tom is starting to think that he is relationship material after all, Hannah gets engaged. When she ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bridesmaid, love and romance, best friends in love, friendship, love triangle, best friends, opposites attract, couple relations, wedding preparations and rituals, forbidden love, love, male female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: scotland, europe, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.0
 329K
Knocked Up (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: For fun loving party animal Ben Stone, the last thing he ever expected was for his one night stand to show up on his doorstep eight weeks later to tell him she's pregnant.
Style: humorous, gross out humor, funny, romantic, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: opposites attract, casual sex, couple relations, pregnancy, slacker, parenthood, unplanned pregnancy, responsibility, love and romance, lifestyle change, character change, marijuana ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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. ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: intern, newspaper, phone sex, love affair, long distance relationship, masturbation, romance, unlikely relationship, couple relations, lovers apart, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, couple relations, nothing goes right, friends, love and romance, masturbation, disorder, best friend, wedding, prank, school teacher, drinking ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: witty, clever, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, love, romance, homosexuality, couple relations, love and romance, opposites attract, best friends, looking for love, couples, fall in love, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie follows a mother who falls for a younger man while her daughter falls in love for the first time. Mother Nature messes with their fates.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: audition, mother daughter relationship, romance, love affair, couples, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, meaningful kiss, parents and children, family relations, ratings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan. As a framing device, Ted, in the year 2030, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, sexual, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, looking for love, bar, singleness, sitcom, womanizer, lovers, couple relations, urban, dating, architect, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, disorder, roommate, romance, buddies, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, best friends, wedding, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: marital problem, couple relations, looking for sex, wife husband relationship, friends, husband wife relationship, midlife crisis, infidelity, masturbation, adultery, marriage, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Billy, a struggling young gay photographer (who likes Polaroids), tired of being the "other man", falls in love with Gabriel, a waiter and aspiring musician who is probably straight but possibly gay or at least curious. Billy tries to get ...
Style: witty, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: gay, friendship, hollywood, romance, lifestyle, partners, buddies, couples, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, indiana, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, sexual, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: sex, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, sexual tension, friends, sexual attraction, casual sex, couples, fall in love, opposites attract, open relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: usa, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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She's Out of My League (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When he starts dating drop-dead gorgeous Molly, insecure airport security agent Kirk can't believe it. As his friends and family share their doubts about the relationship lasting, Kirk does everything he can to avoid losing Molly forever.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: teen comedy, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: opposites attract, odd couple, love and romance, young people, pilot, self esteem, buddies, couple relations, crumbling relationship, dating, culture clash, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania, new jersey, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, humorous, witty, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, friends, looking for sex, lovers, sexual attraction, sexual activity, fall in love, friendship, young people, urban, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Sleeping with Other People (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Can two serial cheaters get a second chance at love? After a one-night stand in college, New Yorkers Lainey and Jake meet by chance twelve years later and discover they each have the same problem: because of their monogamy-challenged ways, neither ...
Style: humorous, romantic, funny, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: sex, womanizer, infidelity, romance, friends, fall in love, love and romance, couples, unlikely couple, hopes, love, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, france, medical school, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Overnight Delivery (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but than finds out that he was wrong. He has 24 hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall in love. The only problem is the delivery man will not stop until ...
Style: talky, not serious, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, on the road, college, unfaithful girlfriend, romance, bar, youth, opposites attract, looking for sex, nothing goes right, couple relations, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 69K
Wanderlust (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rattled by sudden unemployment, a Manhattan couple surveys alternative living options, ultimately deciding to experiment with living on a rural commune where free love rules.
Style: humorous, not serious, road movie, light, entertaining ...
Plot: hippie, couple relations, couples, hopes, lifestyle, starting over, fish out of water, disorder, drugs/alcohol, husband wife relationship, commune, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 99K
Sex Tape (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Jay and Annie first got together, their romantic connection was intense – but ten years and two kids later, the flame of their love needs a spark. To kick things up a notch, they decide – why not? – to make a video of themselves trying ...
Style: humorous, sexy, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: disorder, sex tape, strong sexual content, sexual relations, internet, obsessive quest, family, comedy of errors, farce, escapades, nothing goes right, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 4K
The Baxter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man with a "doormat" personality tries standing up for himself for a change in this comedy. Mild mannered tax accountant Elliot Sherman (Michael Showalter) is what he calls a "Baxter": the kind of calm, unexciting fellow who ...
Style: talky, humorous, clever, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: office, love triangle, accountant, wedding, romance, journal, underdog, couples, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, event planner ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa, new york, cincinnati ohio, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, humorous, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, couples, vacation, friendship, christmas party, snow, romance, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, opposites attract, unlikely couple, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, looking for love, bridesmaid, boss and employee, wedding, newspaper, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Over Her Dead Body (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After his fiancée, Kate, dies in an accident on their wedding day, veterinarian Henry grows depressed. To help him move on, his sister has him visit psychic Ashley and gives her Kate's diary. Ashley uses the journal's details to ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural romance, love triangle, ghost, psychic, romance, haunted by the past, impossible love, looking for love, fall in love, opposites attract, fiance fiancee relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 1K
Sol Goode (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sol Goode, a charismatic L.A. twenty-something, has always relied on charm, good looks, and fast talk to glide through life. But his luck may have run out; faced with eviction from his hipster apartment, totaling his car, and the threat of having to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: womanizer, self discovery, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love, lifestyle, couples, singleness, male female relationship, eviction, dream, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Firefighters Chuck Ford and Larry Valentine are guy's guys, loyal to the core – which is why, when widower Larry asks Chuck to pose as his gay lover so that he can get domestic partner benefits for his kids, his buddy agrees. However, things ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, insurance, dishonesty, comedy of errors, cons and scams, fall in love, impossible love, hidden identity, buddies, couples, disorder, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%