Movies like I'll Be There

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I'll Be There (2003)
 6.5
 1K
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: parents and children, family problems, family relations, single parent, singleness, family in crisis, estrangement, unfulfillment, rock star, musician's life, aging, rise and fall, romance, alcohol abuse, midlife crisis, relationship vs career, artists and showbiz, unfulfilled love, dysfunctional family, showbiz, love and romance, lifestyle, motor scooter, teenage daughter, 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 humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, parents and children, fall in love and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like I'll Be There: Boynton Beach Club (2005), Goddess (2013), Fancy Dancing (2002), And Then Came Love (2007), Crossing Delancey (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
95%
 6.1
 1K
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, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: musician's life, farm, follow your dream, whale, webcam, twins, kitchen, singing, romance, rising to stardom, showbiz, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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: semi serious, emotional, realistic, feel good, 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 ⇓
75%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, 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 ⇓
73%
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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, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.4
 178K
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, eccentric family, parent child relationship, family gatherings, love and romance, couple relations, lovers reunited, meet the parents, family reunited ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: humorous, semi serious, 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 ⇓
71%
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, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, romance, bank, couple relations, parents and children, debt, storm, construction worker, gangsters, eccentric family, family gatherings ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 17K
Austenland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Obsessed with the BBC production of "Pride and Prejudice", a woman travels to a Jane Austen theme park in search for her perfect gentleman.
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: resort, obsession, romance, looking for love, love and romance, social misfits, singleness, wooing, thirtysomething life, fall in love, couples, jane austen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, talky, feel good, 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, alcoholic, ghost, single parent, romance, love affair, billionaire, baby, parents and children, relationship vs career, nothing goes right, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
She's Having a Baby (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do they want babies? Their parents certainly want them to. Is married life ...
Style: feel good, touching, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: parenthood, single parent, couple relations, pregnancy, self discovery, midlife crisis, coming of age, romance, suburbs, newlywed, friendship, looking for love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: pets, crumbling marriage, couple relations, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, golden years, aging, parents and children, family life, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, romance, lovers reunited, friends, love and romance, couples, family problems, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: scotland, england, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 519
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: comedy of errors, singleness, love and romance, romance, youth, couples, school, family relations, coming of age, fall in love, young lovers, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: humorous, semi serious, 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 ⇓
55%
A Smile Like Yours (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, single parent, unlikely couple, clinic, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, opposites attract, boss and employee, couple relations, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, romance, parents and children, hopes, music, dancer's life, starting over, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 4K
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, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, love triangle, fall in love, romance, wedding, writer's life, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, parents and children, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 10K
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: clever, witty, semi serious, talky, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: basketball, referee, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, falling in love, crisis, relationship vs career, couples, unlikely couple, singleness, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, realistic, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, introspection, baby, cartoonist, restaurant, adoption, pregnancy, unlikely couple, romance, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Broadway Damage (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about aspiring writers in NY.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, college, city life, romance, gays and lesbians, urban, opposites attract, looking for love, love triangle, singleness, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse.
Style: touching, witty, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: singer, love affair, love and romance, fish out of water, governess, piano, love triangle, makeover, beauty salon, pianist, new job, actress ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, pre world war two
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 156K
About a Boy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Will Freeman is a hip Londoner who one day realizes that his friends are all involved with the responsibilities of married life and that leaves him alone in the cold. Passing himself off as a single father, he starts to meet a string of single mums, ...
Style: witty, clever, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: single parent, friendship, age difference, singleness, coming of age, couples, mentor, bachelor, womanizer, depression, suicide attempt, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: accountant, romance, friendship, fall in love, actor's life, hollywood, human nature, introspection, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Cold Comfort Farm (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the satirical British novel, Flora Poste, a plucky London society girl orphaned at age 19, finds a new home with some rough relatives, the Starkadders of Cold Comfort Farm. With a take-charge attitude and some encouragement ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, fish out of water, orphan, couple relations, parents and children, social differences, countryside, eccentric family, fall in love, family life, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Boys & Girl from County Clare (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two feuding brothers and their respective Ceilidh bands compete at a music festival. Set in 1960's Ireland.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: music, musician, rivalry, music band, musician's life, underdog, contests and competitions, rise and fall, rising to stardom, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: ireland, england, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
46%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: school, love and romance, family relations, romance, buddies, single parent, self discovery, friendship, infidelity, parents and children, couples, friends ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, best friends, romance, friendship, wedding, singleness, friends, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, unfulfilled love, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%