Movies like Maid in Manhattan

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Maid in Manhattan (2002)
 5.2
 78K
Maid in Manhattan (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marisa Ventura is a struggling single mom who works at a posh Manhattan hotel and dreams of a better life for her and her young son. One fateful day, hotel guest and senatorial candidate Christopher Marshall meets Marisa and mistakes her for a wealthy socialite. After an enchanting evening together, the two fall madly in love. But when Marisa's true identity is revealed, issues of class and social status threaten to separate them. Can two people from very different worlds overcome their differences and live happily ever after?
Style: romantic, sentimental, sweet, light, humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, opposites attract, love and romance, fall in love, mistaken identity, social differences, single mother, hotel, romance, class differences, love story, couples, rags to riches, single parent, eligible bachelor, love, politics, paparazzi, concierge, liar, cleaning lady, fired from the job, chance meeting, political campaign, stereotypes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey, hawaii

Most similar movies to Maid in Manhattan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, romantic and humorous films with plots about romance, love and romance, catastrophe, culture clash, happy ending, runaway and mentor mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Maid in Manhattan: Pretty Woman (1990), The Prince and Me (2004), A Cinderella Story (2004), Notting Hill (1999), What a Girl Wants (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 257K
Pretty Woman (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When a millionaire wheeler-dealer enters a business contract with a Hollywood sex worker Vivian Ward, he loses his heart in the bargain.
Style: romantic, feel good, sentimental, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: prostitute, cinderella story, love and romance, rich man poor woman, social differences, opposites attract, fish out of water, love story, millionaire, fall in love, rags to riches, shopping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa, woodstock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Prince and Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fairy tale love-story about pre-med student Paige who falls in love with a Danish Prince "Eddie" who refused to follow the traditions of his parents and has come to the US to quench his thirst for rebellion. Paige and Edward come from ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, college, opposites attract, love and romance, social differences, eligible bachelor, couples, fall in love, college life, lifestyle, society, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wisconsin, medical school, denmark, australia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, fall in love, cinderella story, high school, opposites attract, teenage life, love and romance, romance, youth, cinderella, high school hunk, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 241K
Notting Hill (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: William Thacker is a London bookstore owner whose humdrum existence is thrown into romantic turmoil when famous American actress Anna Scott appears in his shop. A chance encounter over spilled orange juice leads to a kiss that blossoms into a ...
Style: touching, witty, sentimental, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: paparazzi, fame, coincidence, roommate, friendship, press conference, movie star, wheelchair, ordinary person, opposites attract, society, social differences ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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What a Girl Wants (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl, Daphne, heads to Europe in search of the father she's never met. But instead of finding a British version of her bohemian mother, she learns the love of her mom's life is an uptight politician. The only problem now is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, daughter, teenage girl, fish out of water, family relations, culture clash, hopes, social differences, fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, american abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, new york, london, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Something Borrowed (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Though Rachel (Ginnifer Goodwin) is a successful attorney and a loyal, generous friend, she is still single. After one drink too many at her 30th-birthday celebration, Rachel unexpectedly falls into bed with her longtime crush, Dex -- who happens to ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sexy, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, birthday, friends, love and romance, cheating, wedding, lawyer, best friend, love triangle, relationships, love story, true love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Nanny Diaries (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A college graduate goes to work as a nanny for a rich New York family. Ensconced in their home, she has to juggle their dysfunction, a new romance, and the spoiled brat in her charge.
Style: sentimental, humorous, emotional, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: nanny, mischievous children, family relations, little boy, relationship vs career, parents and children, obnoxious boss, social differences, love and romance, dysfunctional family, fish out of water, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, harvard university, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, funny, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, male female relationship, fall in love, love story, love, destiny, sperm bank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.7
 2K
Falling Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nursing student forced to quit school for family reasons winds up taking a job as a doorman in an elite apartment building in New York City, where he sparks to one of his residents.
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: student life, romance, buddies, opposites attract, boss and employee, love and romance, rich and poor, workplace situations, concierge, workplace, fall in love, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 34K
Sabrina (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: An ugly duckling having undergone a remarkable change, still harbors feelings for her crush: a carefree playboy, but not before his business-focused brother has something to say about it.
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, millionaire, love triangle, fall in love, romance, workaholic, unrequited love, love and romance, couple relations, love, forbidden love, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: long island, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 24K
Arthur (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Arthur is the most quotable drunk millionaire that is likely to ever steal your heart. Dudley Moore portrays Arthur, a thirty year old child who will inherit 750 million dollars if he complies with his family's demands and marries the woman of ...
Style: humorous, witty, sentimental, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: butler, screwball, culture clash, cinderella story, opposites attract, waitress, true love, working class, couples, alcohol abuse, social differences, introspection ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 40K
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, humorous, feel good, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: follow your dream, couple relations, friendship, teachers and students, dancer's life, dance school, contests and competitions, jealousy, hopes, couples, romance, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The American President (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Widowed U.S. president Andrew Shepherd, one of the world's most powerful men, can have anything he wants -- and what he covets most is Sydney Ellen Wade, a Washington lobbyist. But Shepherd's attempts at courting her spark wild rumors and ...
Style: touching, witty, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: president, politics, fall in love, liberal, widower, romance, republican, democrat, conservative, popularity, white house, lobbyist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A unique 16th century woman, Danielle possesses a love of books, and can easily quote from Sir Thomas More’s Utopia. An intriguing mix of tomboyish athleticism and physical beauty, she has more than enough charm to capture the heart of a prince ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, sentimental, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids, date night, pre-teens ...
Plot: cinderella story, love and romance, prince, romance, legends and myths, social differences, parents and children, love, step siblings, classism, emotional abuse, fall in love ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 40K
One Fine Day (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Melanie Parker, an architect and mother of Sammy, and Jack Taylor, a newspaper columnist and father of Maggie, are both divorced. They meet one morning when overwhelmed Jack is left unexpectedly with Maggie and forgets that Melanie was to take her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: single parent, opposites attract, screwball, romance, one day, nothing goes right, parents and children, looking for love, disorder, love and romance, lifestyle, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, sweet, light, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, hidden identity, family relations, dishonesty, disorder, family gatherings, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 44K
Before We Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman who is robbed on her way to catch the 1:30 train to Boston is left stranded in New York City. She meets a man who helps her during the course of the night and the two form a romance.
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, romance, stranger, adventure, hopes, nothing goes right, art, jazz musician, life philosophy, fall in love, loneliness, honest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.7
 269K
The Proposal (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, boss and employee, workplace romance, love and romance, initially antagonists, couple relations, obnoxious boss, eccentric family, power relations, couples, proposal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, canada, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 143K
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, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, opposites attract, unlikely couple, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, looking for love, bridesmaid, boss and employee, wedding, newspaper, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 1K
Jersey Girl (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A working girl from New Jersey looks for love with a fast-lane Manhattan salesman from Queens.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: yuppie, opposites attract, love, family life, small town life, romance, working class, disorder, family relations, love triangle, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Longest Week (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As he eases into adulthood at the age of forty, Conrad Valmont, the over-educated, under-employed heir to the Valmont Hotel fortune, is cut off from his allowance following his parents abrupt divorce and tossed out into the unforgiving streets of ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, sweet, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: down on your luck, love and romance, romance, fall in love, secret, money, love, couple relations, love story, lifestyle, relationship vs career, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.5
 7K
Good Deeds (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Businessman Wesley Deeds is jolted out of his scripted life when he meets Lindsey, a single mother who works on the cleaning crew in his office building.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, family business, idealism, social differences, society, romance, rich and poor, family relations, siblings relations, love and romance, couple relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Bride & Prejudice (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Bollywood update of Jane Austen's classic tale, in which Mrs. Bakshi is eager to find suitable husbands for her four unmarried daughters. When the rich single gentlemen Balraj and Darcy come to visit, the Bakshis have high hopes, though ...
Style: humorous, feel good, colourful, romantic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: bollywood, culture clash, opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, modern day adaptation, fall in love, initially antagonists, society, social differences, looking for love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, london, usa, asia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Something's Gotta Give (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness for younger women like Marin, his latest trophy girlfriend. Things get a little awkward when Harry suffers a heart attack at the home of Marin's mother, Erica. Left in the care of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, age difference, romance, love triangle, unlikely couple, love and romance, unlikely relationship, golden years, up and down relationship, ladykiller, aging, weekend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, afghanistan, paris france, caribbean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 21K
Barefoot (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The "black sheep" son of a wealthy family meets a young psychiatric patient who's been raised in isolation her entire life. He takes the naive young woman home for his brother's wedding an improbable romance blooms, as she ...
Style: sweet, semi serious, romantic, light, bad ending ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, mental illness, love story, family relations, love affair, changing lives, father son relationship, relationships, twists & turns, hospital, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana, california, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Wedding Planner (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mary Fiore, San Francisco's premiere wedding planner is rescued from an accident by the man of her dreams, pediatrician Steve Edison, only to find he is the fiancé of her latest client, wealthy Fran Donnolly. As Mary continues making the ...
Style: sentimental, sweet, romantic, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, wedding, true love, wedding planner, romance, looking for love, destiny, arranged marriage, fiance fiancee relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 ⇓
23%
 6.0
 34K
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: humorous, touching, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night, kids
Plot: adoption, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, orphan, custody, life turned upside down, society, family relations, hopes, opposites attract, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 301K
50 First Dates (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Henry is a player skilled at seducing women. But when this veterinarian meets Lucy, a girl with a quirky problem when it comes to total recall, he realizes it's possible to fall in love all over again…and again, and again. That's because ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: memory loss, wooing, love and romance, romance, selflessness, amnesia, hopes, nothing goes right, power of love, deja vu, dream, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 218K
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, humorous, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, couples, vacation, friendship, christmas party, snow, romance, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%