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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: rock star, parents and children, family problems, family relations, single parent, singleness, family in crisis, estrangement, unfulfillment, romance, musician's life, aging, rise and fall, alcohol abuse, midlife crisis, musician, mental patient, rock band, alcoholic, singing, song, singer, kiss, alcoholics anonymous, manager ...
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, romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, couple relations and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like I'll Be There: Goddess (2013), Fancy Dancing (2002), Boynton Beach Club (2005), Born Romantic (2000), Darling Companion (2012). 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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: musician's life, farm, follow your dream, whale, webcam, kitchen, singing, twins, rising to stardom, romance, showbiz, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: emotional, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: babies and infants, artists and showbiz, couples, romance, musician's life, womanizer, going straight, starting over, infidelity, parents and children, alcohol abuse, custody ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: best friends, golden years, romance, single parent, friendship, looking for love, looking for sex, parents and children, sexual relations, singleness, midlife crisis, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, looking for love, love and romance, couples, urban, opposites attract, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, sex, divorce, dance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pets, couple relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, family life, unfulfillment, golden years, parents and children, love and romance, disorder, search, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, romance, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, single parent, unlikely couple, couple relations, singleness, eccentric family, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, couple relations, romance, parents and children, construction worker, love and romance, family relations, father daughter relationship, family drama, stereotypes, happy ending ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: single parent, unlikely couple, romance, writer's life, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, mischievous children, uncover truth, innocence lost, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, romance, wedding, unlikely couple, writer's life, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, parents and children, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, parents and children, wedding, single parent, free spirited, eccentric family, parent child relationship, family gatherings, love and romance, couple relations, lovers reunited, meet the parents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, parents and children, culture clash, interracial marriage, romance, family relations, interracial relations, family life, love and romance, society, couples, family tradition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dance school, latin, dealing with death, school, couple relations, parents and children, romance, music, hopes, dancer's life, starting over, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adoption, alcoholic, ghost, single parent, romance, love affair, baby, billionaire, parents and children, relationship vs career, nothing goes right, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, best friends, friendship, romance, wedding, singleness, friends, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, unfulfilled love, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ 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: clever, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, looking for love, parents and children, urban, singleness, thirtysomething life, fall in love, city life, love and romance, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, feel good, realistic, sentimental, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: writer's life, love and romance, romance, lone wolves, single parent, human nature, introspection, self discovery, couple relations, fall in love, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Buddy System (1984)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A quiet school truant officer, Joe, uncovers a young boy's attempt to fake a residential address, and subsequently gets involved romantically with the boy's mother. The truant officer waffles between a sadistic relationship with his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: school, love and romance, romance, family relations, buddies, single parent, self discovery, friendship, infidelity, parents and children, couples, friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: college, tour guide, drugs/alcohol, opposites attract, self discovery, romance, single parent, fall in love, love and romance, couples, disorder, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: semi serious, feel good, talky, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: terminal illness, death, dysfunctional family, single parent, human nature, romance, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, family in crisis, family life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A love story set in Manhattan, where a florist who abides by a strict five-date-limit with any man finds herself wanting more with the new restaurateur in town.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, battle of the sexes, love affair, romance, couples, couple relations, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, falling in love, valentine's day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: not serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, romance, young lovers, village, summer, wedding, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Ex (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ex is a 2009 film directed and co-written by Fausto Brizzi and interpreted by a rich and large cast of characters. The film, produced by Italian International Film, in co-production with the French company and Mes Films in collaboration with RAI ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, romance, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, friendship, looking for love, love triangle, breakup, unfulfillment, family relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 530
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: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: singleness, comedy of errors, love and romance, romance, youth, school, couples, family relations, coming of age, fall in love, young lovers, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: humorous, realistic, surreal, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, redemption, couple relations, love affair, romance, midlife crisis, working class, husband wife relationship, sexual intercourse, rock, lovers, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, romance, looking for love, love and romance, couples, family relations, friends, lifestyle, singer, brother sister relationship, cellist ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: best friends, friendship, drugs/alcohol, singleness, custody, lovers reunited, romance, friends, love and romance, couples, family problems, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: scotland, england, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Comfort and Joy (2003)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: High-powered single-woman Jane Berry is focused on the important things in life, such as advancing her career and spending a bundle on fashionable shoes. But then a car accident on Christmas Eve changes her forever: Jane wakes up after the crash to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: single parent, romance, starting over, looking for love, singleness, custody, memory loss, road not taken, fall in love, love and romance, couples, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Funny About Love (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry -- yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. Meg decides she wants to have a baby, a goal that initially makes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, baby, cartoonist, restaurant, introspection, adoption, pregnancy, romance, unlikely couple, crumbling marriage, opposites attract, couple relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 676
Bye Bye Birdie (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Rock-and-roll icon Conrad Birdie is about to go into the Army, and plans are being made to arrange his final going-away concert.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: musician's life, rock, performer's life, romance, artists and showbiz, contests and competitions, teenage life, americana, ambition, love and romance, couples, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
'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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: loneliness, best friend, neighbor, support group, dating, romance, single parent, opposites attract, childhood friends, parent child relationship, looking for love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1960s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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