Movies like I'll Be There

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I'll Be There (2003)
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I'll Be There (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A comedy about a has-been rock star (Craig Ferguson) that discovers he has a teenage daughter (Charlotte Church), from a long forgotten love affair.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: rock star, singleness, family relations, parents and children, family problems, single parent, estrangement, unfulfillment, family in crisis, romance, love and romance, alcohol abuse, midlife crisis, artists and showbiz, dysfunctional family, rise and fall, musician's life, aging, lifestyle, unfulfilled love, showbiz, relationship vs career, musician, motorcycle, mental patient ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe

Most similar movies to I'll Be There

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, parents and children, fall in love and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like I'll Be There: Goddess (2013), Boynton Beach Club (2005), Fancy Dancing (2002), Darling Companion (2012), Betsy's Wedding (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Goddess (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Elspeth Dickens dreams of finding her "voice" despite being stuck in an isolated farmhouse with her twin toddlers. A web-cam becomes her pathway to fame and fortune, but at a price.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: hopes, rising to stardom, computers and web, fall in love, romance, follow your dream, love and romance, artists and showbiz, parents and children, musician's life, lifestyle, farm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Boynton Beach Club (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A handful of men and women of a certain age pick up the pieces of their lives and look for new love after the loss of their mates in this comedy drama from writer-director Susan Seidelman.
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: family problems, couples, looking for love, death in the family, friendship, elderly, best friends, single parent, midlife crisis, family relations, friends, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Fancy Dancing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A composer finds love with a co-worker after taking a job at his uncle's advertising agency.
Style: captivating, realistic, humorous, semi serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, visitation rights, thirtysomething life, couples, musician's life, going straight, lifestyle, alcohol abuse, starting over, custody, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Darling Companion (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a woman who loves her dog more than her husband. And then her husband loses the dog.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pets, couple relations, family problems, family life, disorder, love and romance, parents and children, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, golden years, lifestyle, search ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Betsy's Wedding (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Offbeat fashion student Betsy Hopper and her straight-laced investment-banker fiancé, Dylan Walsh, just want an intimate little wedding reception, but Betsy's father, Eddie, a Long Island construction contractor, feels so threatened by ...
Style: humorous, talky, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, love and romance, couple relations, romance, family relations, parents and children, construction worker, father daughter relationship, family drama, stereotypes, happy ending ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Our Family Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The weeks leading up to a young couple's wedding is comic and stressful, especially as their respective fathers try to lay to rest their feud.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, parents and children, interracial relations, love and romance, culture clash, couples, family life, family tradition, interracial marriage, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Perfect Romance (2004)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The mother of a young divorcee places an ad on her daughter's behalf on a lonely hearts internet website but the person who responds fits her own ideal of a suitable partner. The daughter is still hung up on her musician ex-husband.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, singleness, parents and children, family relations, single parent, looking for love, eccentric family, couples, romance, unlikely couple, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Born Romantic (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In modern-day London, three men (Craig Ferguson, Jimi Mistry and David Morrissey) and three women (Olivia Williams, Jane Horrocks and Catherine McCormack) fall in and out of love and back again, to the Greek-chorus accompaniment of two cab drivers, ...
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, urban, couples, love affair, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, sex, divorce, yelling ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, europe, england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Cake (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A travel writer improves her love life when she becomes an editor for her father's wedding magazine.
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, twentysomething life, love and romance, writer's life, romance, opposites attract, workplace, gays and lesbians, parents and children, singleness, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Mamma Mia! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Set on an idyllic Greek island, the plot serves as a background for a wealth of ABBA hit songs. Donna, an independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on the island is about to let go of Sophie, the spirited young daughter she's raised ...
Style: sentimental, stylized, lyrical, light, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, parents and children, single parent, wedding, free spirited, lovers reunited, eccentric family, family secret, love and romance, family reunited, ex couple relations, meet the parents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
With This Ring (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After attending their friend Elise's (Sudano) wedding to Nate (Bishop) on New Year's Eve, Trista (Hall), a career-­driven talent agent, Viviane (Scott), a successful gossip columnist, and Amaya (Cooper), a struggling actress, make a pact ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, couples, love affair, singleness, artists and showbiz, couple relations, romance, love and romance, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, showbiz, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
And Then Came Love (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Successful New York journalist and single mom Julie Davidson's (Vanessa Williams) six-year old son Jake (Jeremy Gumbs) is acting up, so she finds his sperm-donor father Paul Cooper (Kevin Daniels), who's a struggling actor and law-school ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family problems, columnist, single parent, youth, lifestyle, innocence lost, family relations, family life, couples, parents and children, love and romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, parents and children, family problems, family relations, single parent, love and romance, fall in love, custody, buddies, male female relationship, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Evening Star (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Continuing the story of Aurora Greenway in her latter years. After the death of her daughter, Aurora struggled to keep her family together, but has one grandson in jail, a rebellious granddaughter, and another grandson living just above the poverty ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic, talky ...
Plot: terminal illness, dysfunctional family, death, family gatherings, love and romance, siblings relations, parents and children, family in crisis, family relations, romance, human nature, single parent ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: touching, clever, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, opposites attract, self discovery, workplace, family relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, fall in love, parents and children, singleness, city life ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Women Talking Dirty (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lively, outspoken single mother develops an unlikely friendship with a shy cartoonist.
Style: sentimental, touching, talky, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, best friends, gambling, betrayal, buddies, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, romance, love and romance, lovers reunited ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: scotland, england, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 115
The Blue Diner (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A film about food, memory, language and caskets, BLUE DINER tells the story of a Puerto Rican mother and her daughter who struggle to explain how the daughter mysteriously loses her ability to speak Spanish, her first language.
Style: feel good, psychological, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: love triangle, self discovery, alcohol abuse, starting over, society, family relations, betrayal, pregnancy, couples, social decay, forbidden love, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 180
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: psychological, sexual, serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: human nature, gender, alcohol abuse, reunion, single parent, homecoming, couples, family life, family problems, death in the family, dysfunctional family, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Answer Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Twenty years ago, Arlen Faber (Jeff Daniels) wrote a book about spirituality that became wildly popular. These days, he's a curmudgeonly recluse who only enjoys the company of his chiropractor, Elizabeth (Lauren Graham). As Elizabeth's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, clever, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: self discovery, single parent, romance, fall in love, couple relations, hopes, unfulfillment, privacy invasion, overbearing, writer's life, pretense, lone wolves ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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At Middleton (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two parents fall in love over the course of a single day while playing hooky from their children's college tour.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: college, tour guide, fall in love, unfulfillment, romance, disorder, self fulfillment, couples, opposites attract, self discovery, tourist, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Broadway Damage (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about aspiring writers in NY.
Style: offbeat, sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, gay relationship, gay, looking for love, couples, gender, lifestyle, urban, actor's life, gays and lesbians, twentysomething life, college ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Writer-director Randall Miller's heart-achingly sweet drama centers on the unsatisfying personal life of protagonist Frank Keane (Robert Carlyle), a sensitive baker who remains deeply despondent over his late wife's untimely death. When ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, parents and children, dealing with death, dancer's life, music, hopes, family relations, death in the family, dance school, couples, school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers share a house in LA's Fairfax district: Tony's a feckless actor, Chris is an accountant. Both are in relationships on rocky ground. As these emotions swirl, Tony meets his US Postal Service letter carrier, a single mom named ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, touching ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: accountant, friendship, romance, hollywood, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, singleness, parents and children, fall in love, twentysomething life, siblings relations, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Forget Paris (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult ...
Style: sentimental, witty, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: basketball, referee, romance, singleness, fall in love, crumbling marriage, relationship vs career, love and romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Romance & Cigarettes (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Down-and-dirty musical love story set in the world of the working class. Nick is an ironworker who builds and repairs bridges. He's married to Kitty, a dressmaker, a strong and gentle woman with whom he has three daughters. He is carrying on a ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, redemption, love affair, couple relations, working class, romance, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship, sexual intercourse, unfulfillment, exile, rock ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
'Til There Was You (1997)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two strangers, whose paths are always crossing, finally meet when fate steps in. It took them twenty years to fall in love at first sight.
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: loneliness, best friend, neighbor, dating, support group, romance, single parent, opposites attract, childhood friends, unfulfilled love, looking for love, parent child relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1960s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: humorous, feel good, realistic, sentimental, not serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, couples, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, siblings relations, summer, village, romance, sun, holiday, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Arthur (Dudley Moore), that irrepressible drunk, tries to sober up -- and get a job -- in this sequel to the 1981 smash hit. Meanwhile, the father of the girl Arthur stood up at the altar in the first film is conniving to trick the hapless boozer ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, ghost, alcoholic, vengeance, romance, starting over, misfit, rise and fall, alcohol abuse, family relations, ambition, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Perfect Couple (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Offbeat but endearing romantic comedy about unlikely match-up (by computer dating) of straitlaced Dooley, under the thumb of overbearing father, and singer Heflin, whose life is wrapped up with her familial rock group.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, lifestyle, friends, family relations, couples, looking for love, romance, unlikely couple, love and romance, parking lot, cadillac, thunderstorm ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Let It Snow (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Our two young lovers meet on a series of snowy days in high school. Years later they reconnect in Manhattan, but life is more complicated. Sarah sleeps with her beeper. James goes to "open-mike therapy". As Sarah plans her wedding to ...
Style: sentimental, offbeat, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, unfulfilled love, parents and children, youth, death in the family, couples, eccentric family, gender, curses spells and rituals, love and romance, comedy of errors, cooking and food ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, usa, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%