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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, not serious, realistic, slang, melancholic, clever, sweet ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, couple relations, loneliness, buddies, friendship between men, obsessive quest, supportive friend, loner, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coworker, friend, socially awkward, male bonding, mentor, fiance fiancee relationship, camaraderie, best man, unlikely friendships, life philosophy, masturbation, machismo, dating, musician, homosexual, dog ...
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 catastrophe, happy ending, mentor, love and romance, runaway, dialogue and pornography 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 Wedding Ringer (2015), The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005). 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, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: breakup, romance, resort, depression, love and romance, nothing goes right, crumbling relationship, one-night stand, broken heart, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, friendship, hotel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: love affair, lifestyle change, life changing experience, life, change of heart, love and romance, romance, character change, 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: relationship vs career, love, couple relations, proposal, engagement, ambition, love and romance, up and down relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, frustration, fiance fiancee relationship, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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, buddies, dishonesty, love and romance, disorder, drugs/alcohol, male friendship, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: stoners, friendship, virginity, virgin, boss and employee, masturbation, celibacy, erection, romance, salesman, shyness, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, honeymoon, nothing goes right, commitment, romance, chance, love and romance, disorder, wedding, fall in love, marriage, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: caribbean, new york, usa, los angeles, long island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: divorce, friendship, romance, best friends, drugs/alcohol, starting over, urban, couple relations, relationship problems, best friends in love, thirtysomething life, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, california, san francisco
⇓ 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, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: opposites attract, couple relations, pregnancy, parenthood, casual sex, slacker, love and romance, responsibility, lifestyle change, character change, one-night stand, unplanned pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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, friends, love and romance, couple relations, nothing goes right, disorder, best friend, wedding, prank, school teacher, drinking, masturbation ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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: love and romance, best friends in love, bridesmaid, best friends, forbidden love, opposites attract, couple relations, love triangle, wedding preparations and rituals, friendship, love, romantic rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: scotland, europe, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: looking for sex, couple relations, marital problem, wife husband relationship, friends, husband wife relationship, midlife crisis, adultery, marriage, family in crisis, marital crisis, marriage crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: clever, semi serious, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friends, love, homosexuality, romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mother daughter relationship, romance, audition, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, couples, couple relations, love affair, family relations, ratings, meaningful kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: looking for love, friendship, bar, singleness, sitcom, womanizer, urban, couple relations, lovers, party, dating, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: couple relations, hippie, couples, drugs/alcohol, hopes, starting over, fish out of water, lifestyle, disorder, husband wife relationship, drinking, commune ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, self esteem, pilot, buddies, couple relations, dating, culture clash, crumbling relationship, young people, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa, new jersey, las vegas
⇓ 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, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: gay, friendship, hollywood, romance, fall in love, gay relationship, artists and showbiz, gender, friends, love and romance, partners, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, indiana, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, feel good, not serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, on the road, unfaithful girlfriend, college, romance, buddies, unlikely couple, bar, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, looking for sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, humorous, sexual, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love and romance, sexual relations, sex, sexual tension, couple relations, friends, sexual attraction, casual sex, fall in love, opposites attract, couples, open relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: usa, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, witty, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sexual relations, looking for sex, friends, love and romance, lovers, sexual attraction, friendship, fall in love, sexual activity, urban, sex scene, sexual tension ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, 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, christmas party, romance, multiple storylines, vacation, movie business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, sexual relations, internet, obsessive quest, family, farce, comedy of errors, couple relations, strong sexual content, nothing goes right, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Best Friend's Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Dustin's girlfriend, Alexis, breaks up with him, he employs his best buddy, Tank, to take her out on the worst rebound date imaginable in the hopes that it will send her running back into his arms. But when Tank begins to really fall for ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, funny, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, love triangle, wedding, romance, liar, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, wooing, sex, disorder, plan gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, realistic, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: on the road, roommate, friendship, nightclub, disorder, clubbing, romance, fall in love, buddies, marriage, opposites attract, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: afterlife, supernatural romance, ghost, psychic, love triangle, romance, fall in love, haunted by the past, impossible love, opposites attract, looking for love, fiance fiancee relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: humorous, talky, twists and turns, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: office, wedding, love triangle, romance, accountant, looking for love, love and romance, couples, underdog, couple relations, unfulfilled love, event planner ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa, new york, cincinnati ohio, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 118K
This Is 40 (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Pete and Debbie are both about to turn 40, their kids hate each other, both of their businesses are failing, they're on the verge of losing their house, and their relationship is threatening to fall apart.
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: parenting, couple relations, birthday, family life, wife husband relationship, financial problem, parents and children, aging, midlife crisis, parents, children, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1974
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ 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, comedy of errors, firemen, dishonesty, buddies, insurance, hidden identity, romance, couples, disorder, goofy hero, impossible love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
They Came Together (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A small business owner is about to lose her shop to a major corporate development.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, realistic ...
Plot: parody, accountant, romance, opposites attract, love and romance, disorder, couples, disagreement, dentist, meet the parents, jealous spouse, halloween party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: talky, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: phone sex, intern, newspaper, masturbation, sex, long distance relationship, bar, record company, waitress, text messaging, love affair, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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