Movies like Little Manhattan

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Little Manhattan (2005)
 7.6
 21K
Little Manhattan (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Gabe was just a normal kid growing up in Manhattan until Rosemary Telesco walked into his life, actually into his karate class. But before Gabe can tell Rosemary how he feels, she tells him she will not be going to public school any more. Gabe has a lot more to learn about life, love, and girls.
Style: realistic, touching, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, romantic, sweet, heartbreaking, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: divorce, first love, jealousy, friendship, fall in love, friends, school, karate, interracial adoption, dream, marriage, love, romance, basketball, bully, coming of age, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, human nature, romancing partners, lovers, heart in hand ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to Little Manhattan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about romance, love and romance, friendship, couples, family, family relations and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Little Manhattan: Flipped (2010), The Jane Austen Book Club (2007), A Cinderella Story (2004), Friends with Kids (2011), The Perfect Man (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 72K
Flipped (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Juli meets Bryce in the second grade, she knows it's true love. After spending six years trying to convince Bryce the same, she's ready to give up - until he starts to reconsider.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: teenage love, school, love and romance, fall in love, teenage life, childhood sweetheart, first love, high school life, adolescence, neighbor, coming of age, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, year 1957, year 1963 ...
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Jane Austen Book Club (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Six Californians start a club to discuss the works of Jane Austen. As they delve into Austen's literature, the club members find themselves dealing with life experiences that parallel the themes of the books they are reading.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, book, friendship, crumbling marriage, infidelity, couple relations, teacher, family relations, doubts and hesitations, reading, literature, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
Place: usa, california, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Cinderella Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Montgomery is a tomboyish, unpopular girl at school. She has been text messaging a somebody named Nomad for a few months and he asks her to meet him at the Halloween dance at 11:00 in the middle of the dance floor. The only problem is, she must ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, cinderella story, fall in love, high school, opposites attract, teenage life, love and romance, youth, romance, high school hunk, school dance, step parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Friends with Kids (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the wake of their friends' marriages and eventual offspring, longtime pals Julie and Jason decide to have a child together without becoming a couple. By becoming "time-share" parents, they reason, they can experience the joys of ...
Style: realistic, talky, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, best friend, romance, couple relations, relationship problems, thirtysomething life, couples, friends, best friends, parents and children, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, vermont, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Perfect Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Holly is tired of moving every time her mom Jean breaks up with yet another second-rate guy. To distract her mother from her latest bad choice, Holly conceives the perfect plan for the perfect man, an imaginary secret admirer who will romance Jean ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: looking for love, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, buddies, starting over, single parent, lifestyle, single mother, secret admirer, matchmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, arizona, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 43K
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, humorous, romantic, 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, family relations, romance, nanny, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Father of the Bride (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: George Banks is an ordinary, middle-class man whose 21 year-old daughter Annie has decided to marry a man from an upper-class family, but George can't think of what life would be like without his daughter. He becomes slightly insane, but his ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, comedy of errors, couple relations, romance, parents and children, daughter, fool, couples, family relations, disorder, human nature, introspection ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
See You in September (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Feeling abandoned by her therapist who's gone on an extended vacation, beautiful Lindsay (Estella Warren) gets help with her fear of commitment from an ad hoc support group formed by other New Yorkers also left high and dry by their shrinks. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations, doctors and patients, friendship, power relations, friends, support group, lifestyle, waiter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.8
 626
Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, unemployment, couples, love, friendship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: marriage proposal, friendship, self discovery, romance, babies and infants, school, buddies, daughter, single parent, parents and children, custody, fall in love ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 2.6
 3K
Popstar (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenage girls life gets turned upside down when a new school friend turns out to be a popstar.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, teens, date night
Plot: school, teenage love, misfit, coming of age, musician's life, pop star, romance, high school, young lovers, family, unfulfilled love, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 209K
The Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two women, one (Cameron Diaz) from America and one (Kate Winslet) from Britain, swap homes at Christmastime after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man (Jude Law, Jack Black) but realizes that the imminent ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, couples, friendship, vacation, christmas party, lifestyle change, romance, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, england, california, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Perfect Holiday (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl turns to a department store Santa in the hopes that he will help find a new husband for her divorced mother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: family, romance, single parent, looking for love, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, couple relations, fish out of water, disorder, christmas ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon-to-be-wed graduate student Finn Dodd develops cold feet when she suspects her fiancé is cheating on her. In order to clear her head, Finn visits her grandmother, Hy, and great aunt, Glady Joe Cleary, in Grasse, Calif. There, Finn learns that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, marriage, friendship, coming of age, grandmother, advice, americana, romance, self discovery, extramarital affair, marriage proposal, married couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, north carolina, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.1
 4K
On the Line (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 'N Sync heartthrobs Lance Bass and Joey Fatone stretch their thespian muscles in their acting debut. A young man (Bass) is smitten with a girl (Emmanuelle Chriqui) he meets on a subway train and spends the rest of the movie trying to reunite ...
Style: not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: train, romance, buddies, music band, unlikely couple, friendship, looking for love, singleness, teenage love, unfulfilled love, wooing, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
How to Eat Fried Worms (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the first day of his new school year, a fifth grade boy squares off against a bully and winds up accepting a dare that could change the balance of power within the class.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: bully, worm, underdog, parents and children, coming of age, family, couples, friends, contests and competitions, couple relations, friendship, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Little Rascals (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Spanky, Alfalfa, Buckwheat, and the other characters made famous in the Our Gang shorts of the 1920s and 1930s are brought back to life in this nostalgic children's comedy. When Alfalfa starts to question his devotion to the club's ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, mischievous children, family, buddies, running, group of friends, parents and children, nothing goes right, youth, family relations, disorder, friends ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.1
 140K
27 Dresses (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Altruistic Jane finds herself facing her worst nightmare as her younger sister announces her engagement to the man Jane secretly adores.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, looking for love, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations, love triangle, bridesmaid, wedding, boss and employee, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 5.9
 28K
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: divorce, pets, teacher, dating, internet dating, children, romance, looking for love, love and romance, sibling relationship, single, pet dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: sexual, witty, sexy, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: sexual relations, friends, looking for sex, love and romance, friendship, fall in love, sexual attraction, sexual activity, urban, lovers, sexual tension, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.8
 6K
Gray Matters (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam and Gray are such a well-matched pair that it is difficult to believe they are brother and sister rather than husband and wife. They both share a love of 1940s movies and dancing, and when they meet Charlie, they have something else in common: ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, romance, fall in love, lesbian, gays and lesbians, friendship, love triangle, friends, love and romance, couples, best friends, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 34K
Aquamarine (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two teenage girls discover that mermaids really do exist after a violent storm washes one ashore. The mermaid, a sassy creature named Aquamarine, is determined to prove to her father that real love exists, and enlists the girls' help in winning ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sweet, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mermaid, friendship, fall in love, rescue, teenage life, fish out of water, small town, youth, true love, friends, best friends, couples ...
Place: florida, australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Dream for an Insomniac (1996)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl with insomnia who works in a coffee house has impossibly high standards for her love and fears she will never meet a worthy man. Then in walks a new employee and they click - until she discovers he has a girlfriend. Undaunted, she moves to ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: insomnia, friends, friendship, dream, jealousy, cafe, sex, dancing, police, romance, love, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, usa, oakland california, vancouver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.1
 39K
Shall We Dance (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, a bored and overworked estate lawyer signs up for ballroom dancing lessons.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: follow your dream, friendship, couple relations, teachers and students, contests and competitions, dancer's life, dance school, marriage, hopes, jealousy, family, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 9K
How to Deal (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mandy Moore stars as Halley, a young hip high school student who's convinced true love doesn't exist based on the crazy relationships around her. Her mother is divorcing her father who is dating a younger woman Halley can't stand. Her ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teen angst, high school, teenage love, romance, friendship, drugs/alcohol, coming of age, suburbs, teenage life, pregnancy, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Summertime Blues (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The life of 15 year old Alex is turned upside down, when his parents are divorced and find new partners right away. After a fight at school, the mother takes him over to England, where Alex chaotic life continues.
Style: serious, humorous, realistic, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: first love, jealousy, love and romance, love, teenage love, couples, family relations, romance, stepfather, hospital, zoo, baptism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 557
Snowmen (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three young friends find adventure and purpose in their attempts to set a Guinness World Record. Set in a wintry mountain town, the unpopular trio pursues fame through a series of schemes and stunts that eventually imperil their own lives. Along the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: caretaker, bully, coming of age, young heroes, obsessive quest, family, small town, human spirit, friendship, child illness, ambition, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Can't Be Heaven (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Everyone eventually meets the love of their lives. Sometimes, like Danny and Julia, that person comes along when you are 13 years old. Other times, like Hubbie and his sweetheart, star-crossed love makes getting together a life-long adventure. This ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, emotional, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming of age, ghost, jazz, school, unfulfilled love, romance, love and romance, youth, friends, best friends, young lovers, friendship ...
Time: 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I'm with Lucy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's an hour before Lucy's wedding and her best friend wants to hear all about what led up to that moment. So, Lucy tells about the five men she had blind dates with over the past year (Doug, Gabriel, Bobby, Barry, and Luke) and her ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, elevator, romance, looking for love, fall in love, couples, couple relations, marriage, zoo, central park manhattan new york city, homeless man, bachelor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, tahiti, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
54%