Movies like The Love Letter

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The Love Letter (1999)
 5.4
 4K
The Love Letter (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: clever, humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic, talky, semi serious, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: small town, mistaken identity, love letter, romance, firefighter, ocean or sea, couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, couples, small town life, gender, single parent, gays and lesbians, unfulfilled love, comedy of errors, misunderstanding, lesbian, sex scene, arm wrestling, playing footsie, bookstore, female bare feet ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new england, england

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Most similar movies to The Love Letter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and romantic films with plots about love and romance, romance, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, life philosophy and destiny mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Love Letter: Once Around (1991), Murphy's Romance (1985), Mrs. Winterbourne (1996), Hope Springs (2003), The Best Man (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 4K
Once Around (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Renata Bella feels like a failure at life and career. But when Renata attends a seminar on selling real estate, she finally finds True Love. Sam Sharpe, while a top-notch, successful salesman, is much older than Renata. She is swept away by his ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, fall in love, love affair, introspection, human nature, opposites attract, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, family in crisis, love and romance, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: caribbean, new england, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Murphy's Romance (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Emma is a divorced woman with a teen aged boy who moves into a small town and tries to make a go of a horse ranch. Murphy is the town druggist who steers business her way. Things are going along predictably until her ex husband shows up, needing a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: small town, starting over, single parent, single mother, horse ranch, romance, friendship, divorce, fall in love, social relations, small town life, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Mrs. Winterbourne (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Connie Doyle is eighteen and pregnant her boyfriend has kicked her out. She accidentaly ends up on a train where she meets Hugh Winterbourne and his wife Patricia who is pregnant. The train wrecks and she wakes up in the hosptial to find out that ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mistaken identity, pregnancy, forbidden love, train wreck, romance, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, rise to the top, love and romance, cons and scams, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
 6K
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: touching, sentimental, offbeat, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: small town, romance, hotel, opposites attract, lifestyle, starting over, alcohol abuse, family relations, couple relations, hopes, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.7
 8K
The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.
Style: clever, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, couple relations, love and romance, friends, couples, buddies, infidelity, black romance, college friend, brooklyn bridge, bachelor party ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
 2K
Angie (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Angie lives in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn, N.Y. and dreams of a better life than everyone she knows. When she finds that she is pregnant by her boyfriend Vinnie, she decides that she will have the baby, but not Vinnie as a husband. This ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, working class, opposites attract, single parent, youth, self discovery, parents and children, singleness, looking for love, eccentric family, couples, family life ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 22K
Mystic Pizza (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in Mystic Connecticut.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: small town, coming of age, commitment, coming-of-age, romance, teenage life, small town life, love and romance, siblings relations, hopes, graduation, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new england, connecticut, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.9
 3K
Breaking Up (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An aloof, struggling food photographer thinks he has found true love with a fiery grade-school teacher. At first, the relationship is all wine and roses, but as they realize they have little in common besides great sex, the romance wanes, and they ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, romantic, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, crumbling marriage, marriage, couple relations, fall in love, opposites attract, male female relationship, interracial romance, infidelity, breakup, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Don Juan DeMarco (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: John Arnold DeMarco is a man who believes he is Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world. Clad in a cape and mask, DeMarco undergoes psychiatric treatment with Dr. Jack Mickler to cure him of his apparent delusion. But the psychiatric sessions have ...
Style: sexy, touching, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, mental institution, mental illness, self discovery, psychiatrist, patient, romance, love, love and romance, doctors and patients, couples, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 2K
Go Fish (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in common. Can Max learn to look past the packaging?
Style: witty, clever, sexual, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, lesbian relationship, homosexuality, couple relations, friends, family relations, twentysomething life, parents and children, gender, lifestyle, society, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 7K
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: realistic, feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, romance, lesbian, gender, friendship, fall in love, couples, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, gays and lesbians, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Story of Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben and Katie Jordan are a married couple who go through hard times in fifteen years of marriage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, couple relations, relationships, love, happy ending, women, infidelity, family drama, divorce, introspection, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Picture Perfect (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 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: feel good, talky, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, workplace romance, unlikely couple, career woman, couple relations, dishonesty, fall in love, workplace, love triangle, power relations, manipulations, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When she receives word that her longtime platonic pal Michael O'Neal is getting married to debutante Kimberly Wallace, food critic Julianne Potter realizes her true feelings for Michael -- and sets out to sabotage the wedding.
Style: sentimental, feel good, romantic, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, screwball, romance, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, wedding preparations and rituals, unfulfilled love, love and romance, best friends, obsession, women, male female friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 30K
Doc Hollywood (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After leaving Washington D.C. hospital, plastic surgeon Ben Stone heads for California, where a lucrative practice in Beverly Hills awaits. After a car accident, he's sentenced to perform as the community's general practitioner.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: small town, fish out of water, small town life, misfit, romance, love and romance, self discovery, new love, fall in love, happy ending, hospital, community service ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s, future
Place: california, usa, washington d.c., south carolina, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 1K
Passionada (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film is a romantic comedy about a Portuguese widow whose husband had been a fisherman who died at sea. The widow's teenage daughter wants to be a professional gambler and she convinces her mother to date a British man whose new in town. The ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: dealing with death, opposites attract, teenage life, fall in love, couples, death in the family, love affair, small town life, small town, gambling, starting over, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Jump Tomorrow (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When shy, straitlaced George (Tunde Adebimpe) meets vivacious, adorable Alicia (Natalia Verbeke), he's instantly smitten -- which puts his imminent arranged marriage in jeopardy. He vows to do the right thing, but then he falls in with Gerard ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, destiny, love triangle, comedy of errors, impossible love, introspection, love and romance, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 43K
Moonstruck (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cher is devastatingly funny, sinuous and beautiful as Loretta, an unlucky-in-love Italian widow who finds romance through the intervention of the Manhattan moon. With her wedding to a close friend just weeks away, she meets - and falls hopelessly in ...
Style: sentimental, clever, humorous, talky, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, italian restaurant, romance, infidelity, couples, fall in love, ethnic, eccentric family, looking for love, dishonesty, parents and children, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 18K
Three to Tango (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Oscar and Peter land a career-making opportunity when a Chicago tycoon chooses them to compete for the design of a cultural center. The tycoon mistakenly believes that Oscar is gay and has him spy on his mistress Amy. Oscar goes along with it and ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: architect, love triangle, romance, gay, mistaken identity, society, love and romance, couple relations, comedy of errors, dishonesty, couples, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Lot Like Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On a flight from Los Angeles to New York, Oliver and Emily make a connection, only to decide that they are poorly suited to be together. Over the next seven years, however, they are reunited time and time again, they go from being acquaintances to ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: travel, romance, destiny, encounter, unfulfilled love, love and romance, friendship, couple relations, opposites attract, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: humorous, witty, realistic, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, romance, wooing, love affair, fall in love, ambition, love and romance, athlete's life, athlete, revelation, embarrassment, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Other Sister (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A mentally challenged girl proves herself to be every bit as capable as her "perfect" sister when she moves into an apartment and begins going to college.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mentally challenged, romance, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, society, looking for love, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
He Said, She Said (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Womanising, right-wing Dan Hanson and quiet, liberal Lorie Bryer work for the Baltimore Sun. Rivals for the job of new writer of a vacant column, the paper ends up instead printing their very different opinions alongside each other, which leads to a ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: journalism, battle of the sexes, romance, couple relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, workplace, media, urban, workplace romance, columnist, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Truth About Cats & Dogs (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A successful veterinarian and radio show host with low self-esteem asks her model friend to impersonate her when a handsome man wants to see her.
Style: witty, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mistaken identity, dog, love, model, veterinarian, art, blind date, romance, love triangle, radio, friendship, comedy of errors ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 40K
Grumpy Old Men (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: For decades, next-door neighbors and former friends John and Max have feuded, trading insults and wicked pranks. When an attractive widow moves in nearby, their bad blood erupts into a high-stakes rivalry full of naughty jokes and adolescent ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mayor, christmas, friendship, romance, rescue, election, buddies, couples, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: minnesota, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Perez Family (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the midst of the Mariel boat lift -- a hurried exodus of refugees from Cuba going to America -- an immigration clerk accidentally presumes that dissident Juan Raul Perez and Dorita Evita Perez are married. United by their last name and a mutual ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: prostitute, mistaken identity, reunion, political prisoner, immigration, immigrants, destiny, romance, politics, couple relations, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: cuba, usa, florida, latin america, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Object of My Affection (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A pregnant New York social worker begins to develop romantic feelings for her gay best friend, and decides she'd rather raise her child with him, much to the dismay of her overbearing boyfriend.
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, gender, fall in love, love triangle, unfulfilled love, convention, gay man straight woman relationship, falling in love, blind date, gays and lesbians, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Pallbearer (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Aspiring architect Tom Thompson is told by mysterious Ruth Abernathy that his best friend, "Bill," has taken his own life. Except that Tom has never met Bill and neither have his incredulous friends. So when Tom foolishly agrees to give ...
Style: dark humor, realistic, offbeat, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, love triangle, high school, romance, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, twentysomething life, unfulfillment, dull life, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: insomnia, friends, jealousy, cafe, romance, love, unlikely couple, looking for love, fall in love, love triangle, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, los angeles, usa, michigan, oakland california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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: sentimental, witty, clever, humorous, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: basketball, referee, romance, friends, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, singleness, crumbling marriage, unlikely couple, relationship vs career, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%