Movies like Intolerable Cruelty

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Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
 6.3
 85K
Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A revenge-seeking gold digger marries a womanizing Beverly Hills lawyer with the intention of making a killing in the divorce.
Style: witty, clever, romantic, sexy, entertaining, satirical, stylized, not serious, talky, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, hotshot lawyer, lawyer, unlikely couple, manipulations, verbal byplay, marriage of convenience, opposites attract, cons and scams, fall in love, love and romance, breakup, love at first sight, femme fatale, farce, eccentricity, divorce, greed, obsession, husband wife relationship, infidelity, hitman, inheritance, fetish, court ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, malibu california, las vegas

Most similar movies to Intolerable Cruelty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, romantic and sexy films with plots about mentor, catastrophe, romance, couples, dialogue, storytelling and happy ending mostly in Comedy, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Intolerable Cruelty: Heartbreakers (2001), Laws of Attraction (2004), Priceless (2006), Hitch (2005), Two Weeks Notice (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
 48K
Heartbreakers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Max and Page are a brilliant mother/daughter con team who have their grift down to a fine science. Max targets wealthy, willing men and marries them. Page then seduces them, and Max catches her husband in the act. Then it's off to palimony city ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: cons and scams, dishonesty, manipulation, parents and children, manipulations, mother daughter relationship, love and romance, farce, hidden identity, criminal heroes, frame up, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Laws of Attraction (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Amidst a sea of litigation, two New York City divorce lawyers find love.
Style: talky, humorous, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, workplace romance, hotshot lawyer, unlikely couple, love and romance, divorce, divorce lawyer, romance, couples, screwball, verbal byplay, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, ireland, usa, yale university, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 29K
Priceless (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A beautiful young gold-digger mistakes a lowly hotel clerk as a rich and therefore worthwhile catch.
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, fall in love, resort, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, farce, mistaken identity, greed, materialism, cons and scams, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: french riviera, france, europe, cote d'azur, monte carlo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 275K
Hitch (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dating coach Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens mentors a bumbling client, Albert, who hopes to win the heart of the glamorous Allegra Cole. While Albert makes progress, Hitch faces his own romantic setbacks when proven techniques fail to work on Sara ...
Style: feel good, romantic, entertaining, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, battle of the sexes, wooing, looking for love, dating, hidden identity, hotshot, verbal byplay, romance, mentor, matchmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Two Weeks Notice (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dedicated environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson goes to work for billionaire George Wade as part of a deal to preserve a community center. Indecisive and weak-willed George grows dependent on Lucy's guidance on everything from legal matters to ...
Style: romantic, sweet, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, fall in love, romance, opposites attract, uninhibited rivalry, boss and employee, love and romance, rivalry, verbal byplay, looking for love, workplace situations, eligible bachelor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
What Happens in Vegas (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: During a wild vacation in Las Vegas, career woman Joy McNally and playboy Jack Fuller come to the sober realization that they have married each other after a night of drunken abandon. They are then compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a ...
Style: humorous, romantic, feel good, sweet, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, life turned upside down, fall in love, party, romance, wedding, casino, love and romance, drinking, happy ending, newlyweds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Failure to Launch (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem proud of it. Al and Sue are not happy, however, and are ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, living with parents, verbal byplay, singleness, bondage, family relations, fall in love, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
How to Steal a Million (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A woman must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries.
Style: feel good, talky, humorous, light, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: forgery, fall in love, heist, love and romance, couple relations, museum, couples, romance, adventure, farce, hiding, burglar alarm ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Wedding Date (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With the wedding of her younger sister fast approaching, Kat Ellis faces the undesirable prospect of traveling alone to London for the ceremony. While this is bad enough, Jeffrey, the man who left her as they moved closer to marriage, happens to be ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, fall in love, hidden identity, opposites attract, family relations, disorder, wedding, dishonesty, love story ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 20K
HouseSitter (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lie, small town, romance, couple relations, unlikely couple, opposites attract, hidden identity, screwball, disorder, cons and scams, social relations, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor, Lana (Bebe Neuwirth), loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, love and romance, bet, love story, couple relations, battle of the sexes, fall in love, initially antagonists, journalist, couples, plan gone awry, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
America's Sweethearts (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the midst of a nasty public breakup of married movie stars, a studio publicist scrambles to put a cap on the escalating situation as the couple's latest film has found it's only print kidnapped by the director.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, satirical, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: hollywood, couples, romance, love triangle, showbiz, filmmaking, paparazzi, marriage crisis, desire for fame, dishonesty, infidelity, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 2K
Mr. Jealousy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he ...
Style: clever, talky, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jealousy, obsession, infidelity, romance, fall in love, comedy of errors, screwball, hidden identity, substitute teacher, unlikely couple, writer's life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, iowa, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 37K
Down with Love (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.
Style: stylized, witty, semi serious, twists and turns, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: farce, battle of the sexes, womanizer, playboy, sex, feminist, feminism, romance, screwball, pianist, manipulations, verbal byplay ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city, bronx new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 62K
Bandits (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they've kidnapped.
Style: humorous, feel good, twists and turns, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, heist, friendship, romance, surveillance, crime, criminal heroes, reward, jealousy, on the run, robbery, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Much Ado About Nothing (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic comedy about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: shakespeare, romance, comedy of errors, unlikely couple, estate, verbal byplay, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, fall in love, love and romance, couples, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: sicily, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Worth Winning (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, battle of the sexes, romance, weatherman, unlikely couple, infidelity, betrayal, vengeance, manipulations, opposites attract, self discovery, looking for love ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 ⇓
27%
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 6.3
 44K
The Rebound (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy, upon discovering her husband's infidelity while watching her son's birthday video, leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. She gets an apartment that's above a coffee house where she befriends one of the workers, Aram, a ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, starting over, single parent, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, romance, family relations, nanny, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Tune in Tomorrow... (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Martin works at the local radio station, which just hired a new scriptwriter with a reputation for great drama, Pedro Carmichael. Martin’s aunt Julia, not related by blood, returns home after many years away and Martin falls for her. Once Pedro ...
Style: witty, semi serious, talky, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, fall in love, writer's life, college, opposites attract, couple relations, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, love and romance, couples, family life ...
Time: 80s, 1950s, 1920s
Place: new orleans, usa, latin america, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The War of the Roses (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Roses, Barbara and Oliver, live happily as a married couple. Then she starts to wonder what life would be like without Oliver, and likes what she sees. Both want to stay in the house, and so they begin a campaign to force each other to leave. In ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, psychological, satirical ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, lawyer, uninhibited rivalry, suburbs, divorce, greed, destructive relationship, marriage, family feud, relationships, death, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 186K
Focus (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nicky, a veteran con artist, takes a novice named Jess under his wing. While Nicky teaches Jess the tricks of the trade, the pair become romantically involved; but, when Jess gets uncomfortably close, Nicky ends their relationship. Three years ...
Style: humorous, exciting, twists and turns, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mind game, heist, seduction, deception, crime, femme fatale, manipulations, rivalry, cons and scams, criminal heroes, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, argentina, buenos aires argentina, new orleans, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 45K
Duplicity (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two romantically-engaged corporate spies team up to manipulate a corporate race to corner the market on a medical innovation that will reap huge profits and enable them to lead an extravagant lifestyle together.
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, twists and turns, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: espionage, spy, intrigue, rivalry, undercover, romance, fbi, screwball, manipulations, cons and scams, dishonesty, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: dubai, usa, zurich switzerland, manhattan new york city, bahamas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.5
 188K
The Ugly Truth (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an ...
Style: feel good, witty, sexy, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, womanizer, battle of the sexes, workplace, love and romance, looking for love, teaching the ways of the world, looking for sex, male objectification, media, tv show, producer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 21K
Prizzi's Honor (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A professional hit man and hit woman fall in love, only to discover that they have each been hired to kill the other.
Style: dark humor, clever, semi serious, cynical, humorous ...
Plot: hitman, betrayal, gangsters, crime, romance, female killer, moral dilemma, killer, lovers, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, california, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 22K
Gambit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen.
Style: humorous, entertaining, tense, funny, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, cons and scams, verbal byplay, crime gone awry, collector, disorder, dishonesty, partners, farce, employer employee relationship, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Wedding Crashers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: John and his buddy, Jeremy are emotional criminals who know how to use a woman's hopes and dreams for their own carnal gain. Their modus operandi: crashing weddings. Normally, they meet guests who want to toast the romantic day with a random ...
Style: humorous, funny, romantic, light, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, looking for sex, romance, fake identity, buddies, battle of the sexes, love and romance, friends, wooing, eccentric family, cheating, sex addict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, vermont, arizona, denver colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 5K
Speechless (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A romantic comedy. Michael Keaton and Geena Davis are speechwriters for competing political campaigns. Witty and amusing for the political junkies amongst us.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, talky, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: politics, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, romance, campaign, media, store, unlikely couple, love, journalism, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 42K
Extract (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The owner of a factory that produces flavor extracts, Joel Reynold seems to have it all, but really doesn't. What's missing is sexual attention from his wife, Suzie. Joel hatches a convoluted plan to get Suzie to cheat on him, thereby ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, business, factory, workplace, factory worker, lawsuit, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, sexless marriage, thief, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Taming of the Shrew (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Baptista, a rich Paduan merchant, announces that his fair young daughter, Bianca, will remain unwed until her older sister, Katharina, a hellish shrew, has wed. Lucentio, a student and the son of a wealthy Pisan merchant, has fallen in love with ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, opposites attract, farce, unlikely couple, merchant, romance, love, couple relations, love and romance, couples, family relations, fall in love ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century, renaissance, 1930s, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%