Movies like Life or Something Like It

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Life or Something Like It (2002)
 5.7
 27K
Life or Something Like It (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A reporter Lanie Kerrigan interviews a psychic homeless man for a fluff piece about a football game's score. Instead he tells her that her life has no meaning and is going to end in just a few days, which sparks her to action, trying to change the pattern of her life...
Style: feel good, light, romantic, sentimental, humorous, entertaining, touching, sexy, funny, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, homeless man, destiny, romance, career woman, ambition, life & death, life philosophy, fall in love, love and romance, rise to the top, journalism, oracle, family relations, workplace romance, happy ending, disaster, love story, meaning of life, prediction, prophecy, workplace, premonition, pregnancy, relationships ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: new york, seattle, new jersey, washington state, usa, san francisco, seattle washington

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Most similar movies to Life or Something Like It

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out romantic, humorous, feel good and sweet films with plots about brutality, runaway, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, love and romance and destiny mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Life or Something Like It: The Rebound (2009), Just My Luck (2006), Picture Perfect (1997), Little Black Book (2004), Yes Man (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 49K
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: romantic, feel good, entertaining, funny, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, kids, teens, date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, romance, single parent, starting over, fall in love, nanny, age difference, infidelity, unfaithful husband, couple relations, couples, love and romance ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 58K
Just My Luck (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Manhattanite Ashley is known to many as the luckiest woman around. After a chance encounter with a down-and-out young man, however, she realizes that she's swapped her fortune for his.
Style: romantic, feel good, light, humorous, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: luck, love story, destiny, fall in love, masquerade, romance, love and romance, teenager, nothing goes right, life turned upside down, adaptation, bad luck ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Picture Perfect (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young advertising executive's life becomes increasingly complicated when, in order to impress her boss, she pretends to be engaged to a man she has just met.
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: career woman, romance, manipulation, wedding, happy ending, destiny, employer employee relationship, female protagonist, workplace romance, unlikely couple, love triangle, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, boston, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Little Black Book (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Determined to learn about her boyfriend's past relationships, Stacy -- who works for a talk show -- becomes a bona fide snoop. With her colleague, Barb, Stacy gets the names of Derek's ex-lovers and interviews them, supposedly for an ...
Style: romantic, light, satirical, cynical, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, obsession, reality, stereotypes, fantasy world, life philosophy, mentor, couple relations, workplace situations, betrayal by friend, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 364K
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, funny, humorous, light, thought provoking ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: life, life changing experience, lifestyle change, philosophy, change of heart, optimism, self esteem, character change, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, motivational speaker, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, light, funny, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: love story, fall in love, opposites attract, romance, unlikely couple, looking for love, love, boss and employee, workplace romance, lawyer, women, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, london, san francisco, new jersey, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, feel good, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: love, love story, love and romance, bet, fall in love, unlikely couple, couple relations, battle of the sexes, dating, wooing, initially antagonists, couples ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: new york, hawaii, san francisco, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
My Life in Ruins (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Greek tour guide named Georgia attempts to recapture her kefi (Greek for mojo) by guiding a ragtag group of tourists around Greece and showing them the beauty of her native land. Along the way, she manages to open their eyes to the wonders of an ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, funny, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: tour guide, women, romance, life philosophy, love story, workplace romance, hospital, beautiful scenery, family, stereotypes, love and romance, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, hawaii, australia, athens greece ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 7K
Hope Springs (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British artist Colin Ware discovers that his fiancée, Vera, is going to marry another man. Distraught and despondent, he gets on a plane for America and ends up in the tiny town of Hope in New England. At first, Colin is depressed, but he soon ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, light, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: small town, hotel, romance, love and romance, starting over, looking for love, love affair, breakup, fall in love, lifestyle, couple relations, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, england, new jersey, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
How Do You Know (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being cut from the USA softball team and feeling a bit past her prime, Lisa finds herself evaluating her life and in the middle of a love triangle, as a corporate guy in crisis competes with her current, baseball-playing beau.
Style: romantic, light, humorous, witty, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love story, sarcasm, life philosophy, destiny, twists and turns, fall in love, writers, shopping, love triangle, love affair, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.6
 24K
New in Town (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lucy Hill is an ambitious up-and-coming executive living in Miami. She loves her shoes, she loves her cars and she loves climbing the corporate ladder. When she is offered a temporary assignment – in the middle of nowhere – to restructure a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, light, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: small town, fish out of water, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, moral dilemma, factory worker, creativity, social relations, romance, prejudice, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: minnesota, california, new jersey, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.0
 19K
The Bachelor (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jimmie is seeing his single friends get married one by one. He isn't too worried until his girlfriend Anne catches the bouquet at his friend Marco's wedding. Suddenly, his wild mustang days are numbered. He finally decides to propose to ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, sexy, ridiculous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: wedding, bachelor, love, greed, romance, farce, fall in love, true love, marriage, happy ending, vengeance, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: romantic, feel good, light, sweet, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, love story, fall in love, love and romance, romance, looking for love, disorder, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples, family gatherings, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london, united kingdom, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 5K
Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: infidelity, wedding, dysfunctional family, romance, love affair, love story, adultery, happy ending, family relations, fall in love, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Accidental Husband (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When radio love guru Dr Emma Lloyd convinces Patrick Sullivan's fiancée to dump him the week before their wedding. He sets about teaching her a lesson for interfering in other peoples lives that she knows nothing about. Things take a turn when ...
Style: feel good, romantic, light, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: love triangle, wedding preparations and rituals, couple relations, firefighter, romance, wedding, love story, interracial romance, love and romance, writers, farce, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, london, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Two Can Play That Game (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox sizzles as a woman scorned who plans to get her man back by any means necessary. In this comedy about players and those who "get played." As corporate overachiever and all-around fly chick Shanté Smith, Fox thinks she's ...
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, cheerleading, battle of the sexes, mentor, looking for love, ambition, mind game, cheating, couple relations, contests and competitions, buddies, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.8
 114K
Serendipity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Although strangers Sara and Jonathan are both already in relationships, they realize they have genuine chemistry after a chance encounter – but part company soon after. Years later, they each yearn to reunite, despite being destined for the altar. ...
Style: romantic, feel good, touching, sentimental, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: destiny, serendipity, fall in love, christmas, love and romance, coincidence, hopes, true love, looking for love, romance, friendship, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small-town girl wins a date with a Hollywood star through a contest. When the date goes better than expected, a love triangle forms between the girl, the celebrity, and the girl's best friend.
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: celebrity, love triangle, artists and showbiz, hollywood, romance, love and romance, fall in love, social relations, actor's life, ambition, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 21st century
Place: virginia, west virginia, california, las vegas, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 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: romantic, clever, humorous, witty, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: politics, hotel, romance, rivalry, opposites attract, battle of the sexes, transformation, runaway, justice, childhood, twists and turns, farce ...
Time: 90s
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: feel good, intense, melancholic, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: pregnancy, romance, women, secrets, infertility, family relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, workplace romance, farce, twists and turns, disaster ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.5
 13K
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, humorous, light, intense, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, referee, couple relations, family problems, couples, basketball, marriage, betrayal, destiny, creativity, culture clash ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.9
 4K
If Lucy Fell (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe and Lucy are roommates and best friends. Lucy, whose love life is embarrassingly dull, convinces Joe, who is infatuated with a neighbor he's never met, that if they don't have stable romances within a month, they must jump off the ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, roommate, destiny, love story, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, happy ending, best friend, brooklyn bridge, suicide attempt, looking for love, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.0
 37K
Raising Helen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Helen Harris has a glamorous, big-city life working for one of New York's hottest modeling agencies. But suddenly her free-spirited life gets turned upside down when she must chose between the life she's always loved, and the new loves of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, romantic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, kids, date night
Plot: adoption, custody, couple relations, happy ending, family relations, orphan, hopes, family in crisis, parents and children, romance, fashion, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 86K
New Year's Eve (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: new year, new year's eve, multiple storylines, love, teenager, love and romance, singleness, looking for love, hopes, starting over, lifestyle, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.3
 29K
Loser (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On a university scholarship, a good natured student from the midwest gets a crash course in city life while dealing with three evil roommates. He befriends a virtually homeless college student whom he falls for, but she's dating a nasty ...
Style: feel good, funny, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: college, loser, romance, teenager, friendship, opposites attract, college student, adaptation, high school, youth, fall in love, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping-a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her favorite fashion magazine, but can't quite get her foot in the door-until ...
Style: romantic, feel good, light, ridiculous, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: fashion, shopping, overnight success, addiction, love and romance, fashion industry, women, rise to the top, city life, teenager, lifestyle, temptation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 32K
Must Love Dogs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Sarah Nolan is a newly divorced woman cautiously rediscovering romance with the enthusiastic but often misguided help of her well-meaning family. As she braves a series of hilarious disastrous mismatches and first dates, Sarah begins to trust her ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, feel good, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: dog, dating, divorce, romance, single father, pets, looking for love, dog lover, couples, singleness, family life, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Laws of Attraction (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Amidst a sea of litigation, two New York City divorce lawyers find love.
Style: romantic, light, not serious, talky, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: lawyer, opposites attract, workplace romance, divorce lawyer, middle age romance, romance, unlikely couple, couples, screwball, hotshot lawyer, love story, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, new york, usa, yale university, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Mr. Wonderful (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Electrician Gus gets the chance to fulfill a childhood dream by buying an old bowling-alley with some of his friends.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, sexy, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: electrician, divorce, ex husband ex wife relationship, blind date, romance, infidelity, alimony, professor, friendship, first contact, life philosophy, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
 63K
When in Rome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After fishing out coins from a water fountain in Italy, cynical New Yorker Beth Harper finds herself being wooed by several ardent suitors. As she deals with the attention, Beth tries to figure out whether a charming reporter really loves her.
Style: romantic, humorous, funny, ridiculous, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, love, fall in love, wooing, miraculous event, couples, looking for love, love and romance, singleness, true love, teenager, wish come true ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, new york, europe, hawaii, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%