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Love Is a Ball (1963)
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Love Is a Ball (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Etienne makes a good living out of marrying off poor but titled young men to rich but untitled young ladies. Millicent is now in his sights on the Riviera, and Grand Duke Gaspar is the bait. But what if Millicent starts to fancy planted chauffeur John instead, and Gaspar takes a shine to Etienne's secretary Janine?
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: poor, naive girl, romance, rich and poor, love and romance, fall in love, social differences, society, couples, eligible bachelor, disorder, nothing goes right, master and servant, unlikely couple, power relations, con artists, nobleman, matchmaking, pier, rolls royce, polo, rich girl, spyglass, pipe smoking, marina ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, france, europe

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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, fall in love, disorder, opposites attract and society mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Love Is a Ball: Piccadilly Jim (2004), Finding Mr. Right (2013), Take Me Home (2011), Bacon on the Side (2010), Take-Away Romance (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Piccadilly Jim (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, an American with a scandalous reputation on both sides of the Atlantic must do an about-face in order to win back the woman of his dreams.
Style: ironic, tragicomedy, social, romantic, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, society, fall in love, hidden identity, disorder, power relations, dishonesty, couples, romance, snobbism, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: usa, england, europe, new york
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95%
Finding Mr. Right (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Tang Wei plays Jiajia, a young woman in Beijing who lives a luxurious life provided by her wealthy boyfriend. When Jiajia got pregnant, she goes to the United States, hoping that the baby will be born an American citizen. While waiting for the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, love triangle, pregnancy, fall in love, social differences, couples, disorder, opposites attract, nothing goes right, shallowness, love and romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
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86%
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Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, couples, on the road, disorder, taxi, crumbling marriage, romance, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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84%
Bacon on the Side (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Djalil Boudaoud and Justine Lacroix are a surgeon and a television reporter who enter a romantic relationship despite the objections of their families to the cultural gap.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: culture clash, fall in love, romance, society, immigrants, couples, interracial relations, parents and children, disorder, love and romance, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Take-Away Romance (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amelle and Noom are two young thirties are total opposites and that fate will bring. Serious She manager at Starbucks, and dynamic IT dilettante, smart, and apprentice comic. Both victims disappointments in love, they swore that it does take ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, couples, fall in love, romance, love and romance, friendship, youth, hopes, happy ending, society, thirtysomething life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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67%
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BachelorMan (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In these times of enlightened sexual politics, Ted Davis is a scoring machine. He's got the rap, the charm and his little black book weighs several pounds. Ted has become a guru to his buddies who can only aspire in awe to his greatness. This ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, unlikely couple, womanizer, love and romance, romance, wooing, looking for love, couples, true love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 777
Shirin in Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Despite being engaged to a successful Iranian plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills, Shirin finds herself falling for a mysterious young man who lives in a lighthouse in northern California.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, culture clash, fall in love, family relations, romance, society, interracial marriage, couples, friendship, love and romance, parents and children
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Third Wheel (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The clumsy and shy Stanley is a nice fellow, beloved by his colleagues in the office. He has a crush on the gorgeous new-hire Diana, but he has difficulties to get close to her. When Stanley finally invites Diana for a date, he hits the homeless ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, opposites attract, workplace romance, wooing, disorder, hidden identity, dishonesty, love and romance, nothing goes right, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Three Many Weddings (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman attends wedding of successive men in her life, though she gets to find a soul mate.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, looking for love, love and romance, nothing goes right, singleness, couples, disorder, romance, fall in love, falling in love, personal growth, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Gregoire Moulin vs. Humanity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grégoire Moulin, a shy accountant, sets up a blind date with a dance teacher at a bar. What he needed to do was just to cross the road. But it didn't happen to be as easy as it seems especially because of the final game of French soccer ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: against the odds, nothing goes right, love and romance, romance, couples, disorder, male female relationship, ballet, misfit, accountant, dance teacher, soccer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Pulling Strings (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Rachel is an intelligent, modern-day woman constantly on the move. Primarily focused on her career as a diplomatic consul for the U.S. embassy, she's literally lived her life on the move, globe-trotting from city to city. Currently working in ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, couples, fall in love, social differences, single parent, love and romance, romance, mexican american, travel, society, mariachi, customs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
For Better or For Worse (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wendy is finally settling in to single life after the death of her husband. She runs a successful wedding planning company with the help of her friend Roseanne. Wendy's business and values are challenged when Marco, a charming but irritating ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, unlikely couple, couples, disorder, family business, family relations, fall in love, wedding planner, singleness, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
What Rats Won't Do (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Soon to be married lawyer Kate Beckenham has landed the case of a lifetime. Her courtroom opponent turns out to be the charming Jack Sullivan, who has never lost a single case.
Style: witty, touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: legal, romance, legal action, rivalry, society, dedicated lawyer, opposites attract, hotshot lawyer, love and romance, fall in love, couples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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On the Edge (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young game designer falls in love with an older woman and suddenly his whole life turns upside down.
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, wooing, fall in love, love affair, couples, lifestyle, unlikely couple, looking for love, romance, disorder, overbearing, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bed & Breakfast: Love is a Happy Accident (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bed and Breakfast is a romantic comedy about a saleswoman from a large department store in Rio who discovers she has inherited property in the wine country of California. She could never expect what she would find in "Webster", a small ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, comedy of errors, love and romance, opposites attract, romance, couples, inheritance, fall in love, rivalry, small town, saleswoman
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Anything for Alice (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Slacker Max fell so hard for single mother Alice in college that he developed a website aimed at winning her heart. Years later, after his venture has earned him millions of dollars, Max risks his entire fortune performing an ever more complicated ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, wooing, romance, renewed love, social differences, rich and poor, society, workplace, workplace situations, power relations, love and romance, bankruptcy
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Jatt & Juliet 2 (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A sequel to the hit Punjabi romantic comedy.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: unlikely couple, disorder, law enforcement, opposites attract, couples, fall in love, romance, love and romance, mission, chase, misfit, fish out of water
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, punjab
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Anja & Viktor (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Highschool sweethearts Anja and Viktor find themselves in a lesser state of love when Anja graduates and gets a job in the city.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: youth, teenage life, love and romance, nothing goes right, romance, couple relations, disorder, couples, urban, forgiveness, aspiring musician, high school sweetheart ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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A Garden of Cucumbers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Miss Vicki's father dies, she becomes the world's greatest philanthropist. Unfortunately, she is flat broke! Her loyal butler, Claude Fitzwilliam, leads the household staff to rob from various businesses by charging goods to various ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: philanthropist, secretary, butler, rich, charity, couples, disorder, power relations, criminal heroes, curses spells and rituals, cons and scams, down on your luck ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 60s
Place: philadelphia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Tell Me I'm Pretty (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fanny, a single woman in her mid-thirties, has had enough of relationships that don't work, so she decides to seduce Paul, a colleague from the office, into a brief one-night sexual encounter. Everything is prepared when Paul arrives, but then, ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: nothing goes right, love and romance, looking for love, singleness, couples, romance, sexual relations, falling in love, fall in love, seduction, flirt, flirting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Jack and Jill vs. the World (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack and Jill's Manifesto of Rules to Live By Rule 1 Be honest Rule 2 Believe in fairy tales Rule 3 Accept time as our friend Rule 4 Make sure the nooky is good Rule 5 Promote beauty. Wage a sustained campaign against ugliness Rule 6 Abandon ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: social differences, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, romance, couples, terminal illness, attraction, love and romance, female director, seduction, seductive
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
When Harry Tries to Marry (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An Indian-American surprises his family when he announces his desire for an arranged marriage with an Indian woman, though his affection for a longtime American friend complicate his plan.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, true love, looking for love, couples, unlikely couple, immigrants, society, self discovery, wedding preparations and rituals, friendship, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Holiday Engagement (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thirty-something Hillary Burns has spent her life trying to get the approval of her parents, most specifically her judgmental mother, Meredith Burns, thus far without success. Part of that approval for Hillary is to marry the right man. That's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, family gatherings, fall in love, romance, couples, disorder, parents and children, cons and scams, unlikely couple, pretending to be someone else, deception, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Pocketful of Miracles (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Damon Runyon's fairytale, sweet and funny, is told by director Frank Capra. Boozy, brassy Apple Annie, a beggar with a basket of apples, is as much as part of downtown New York as old Broadway itself. Bootlegger Dave the Dude is a sucker for ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gangsters, high society, deception, couples, dishonesty, social differences, disorder, luck, switching roles, billiards, class differences, gangster boss ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 60s, 1920s
Place: spain, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Baggage Claim (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: stewardess, marriage proposal, family relations, romance, lifestyle, looking for love, couple relations, couples, disorder, siblings relations, race against time, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, friends, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, cons and scams, singleness, dishonesty, parents and children, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Knot (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple endures a series of mishaps right before their wedding day.
Style: humorous, touching, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couples, nothing goes right, couple relations, disorder, friends, family relations, love and romance, best friends, wedding, woman urinating, female sitting on a toilet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Born Yesterday (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A businessman shows up in Washington to lobby agendas that are friendly to his construction plans. His ditsy ex-showgirl bimbo proves to be an embarrassment in social situations, so he hires a reporter to teach her how to appear more intelligent. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, satirical, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: politics, opposites attract, fall in love, love and romance, society, journalism, social differences, lobbyist, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, women, farce ...
Time: 90s, 1950s, 50s
Place: washington d.c., usa, las vegas, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Stranded in Paradise (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a driven HR exec loses her high-powered job, she travels to Puerto Rico in an attempt to save her career at a business conference. But as the trip quickly becomes a disaster and a hurricane shuts down the whole island, she meets a handsome ...
Style: semi serious, touching, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love affair, fall in love, confined, isolation, disorder, hopes, starting over, nothing goes right, love and romance, strong female presence, fire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america, denver colorado
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40%
The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A bawdy story of how a poor damsel surrenders her virtue again and again to get to the top of society.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: deportation, prostitute, social differences, couples, power relations, strong female presence, love triangle, infidelity, love and romance, intrigue, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, belgium, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%