Movies like Mamma Mia!

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Mamma Mia! (2008)
 6.4
 211K
Mamma Mia! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Set on an idyllic Greek island, the plot serves as a background for a wealth of ABBA hit songs. Donna, an independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on the island is about to let go of Sophie, the spirited young daughter she's raised alone. But Sophie has secretly invited three of her mother's ex-lovers in the hopes of finding her father.
Style: romantic, sentimental, stylized, not serious, lyrical, light, feel good, humorous, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, mother daughter relationship, parents and children, single parent, free spirited, father daughter relationship, couple relations, love and romance, meet the parents, ex couple relations, family secret, family gatherings, family reunited, lovers reunited, eccentric family, wedding preparations and rituals, parent child relationship, island, single mother, promiscuous past, biological father, family relations, singer, greek island, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe, new york

Most similar movies to Mamma Mia!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, humorous, realistic and sentimental films with plots about romance, love and romance, family, happy ending, life philosophy, runaway and adaptation mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Mamma Mia!: My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002), It's Complicated (2009), Walking on Sunshine (2014), Father of the Bride (1991), My Life in Ruins (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Five years after meeting her three fathers, Sophie Sheridan prepares to open her mother’s hotel. In 1979, young Donna Sheridan meets the men who each could be Sophie’s biological father.
Style: feel good, sincere, sentimental, scenic, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, singing, female friendship, friendship, boyfriend, dancing, sailboat, greek island, pregnant woman, reunion, blonde, holiday ...
Time: year 1979, contemporary, 70s
Place: greece, oxford university, mediterranean sea, paris france, stockholm sweden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, funny, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, culture clash, romance, greek, mother daughter relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, prejudice, unlikely couple, stereotypes, family, eccentric family, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, greece, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
It's Complicated (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Ten years after their divorce, Jane and Jake Adler unite for their son's college graduation and unexpectedly end up sleeping together. But Jake is married, and Jane is embarking on a new romance with her architect. Now, she has to sort out her ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, not serious, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: old love, couple relations, ex husband ex wife relationship, ex husband, family relations, love triangle, dating, love and romance, love affair, age difference, remarry, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Walking on Sunshine (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set to the music of popular hit songs from the 1980s. A beautiful coastal village, present day Italy. After a whirlwind romance, Maddie is preparing to marry gorgeous Italian Raf, and has invited her sister Taylor to the wedding. Unbeknownst to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, love triangle, love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, romance, young lovers, family gatherings, parents and children, siblings relations, summer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, wedding preparations and rituals, family relations, father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, parents and children, plan gone awry, disorder, nothing goes right, human nature, comedy of errors, couple relations, meet the parents ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 50s, 1950s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, rome italy, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Life in Ruins (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 98 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: sentimental, funny, sweet, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: tour guide, workplace romance, romance, hospital, nothing goes right, looking for love, fish out of water, singleness, love affair, disorder, hopes, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, athens greece, hawaii, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: light, sentimental, romantic, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, wedding planner, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, true love, looking for love, romance, destiny, lifestyle, arranged marriage, relationship vs career ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 152K
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, romantic, light, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, opposites attract, romance, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, women, love story, unlikely couple, love triangle, love, wedding planner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: feel good, romantic, humorous, colourful, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bollywood, culture clash, initially antagonists, opposites attract, unlikely couple, love and romance, jane austen, modern day adaptation, couple relations, class differences, fall in love, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: india, london, california, usa, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New York fashion designer Melanie Carmichael suddenly finds herself engaged to the city's most eligible bachelor. But Melanie's past holds many secrets, including Jake, the redneck husband she married in high school, who refuses to divorce ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: love and romance, couples, homecoming, career woman, fashion, love triangle, marriage proposal, fashion designer, small town, haunted by the past, old love, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, new york, usa, southern usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Family Stone (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An uptight, conservative, businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water in their free-spirited way of life.
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: christmas, romance, family values, family gatherings, eccentric family, parents and children, family relations, brother sister relationship, secret, family drama, wedding preparations and rituals, interracial romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, connecticut, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 237K
The Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 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, romantic, sentimental, touching, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, happy ending, holiday, fall in love, vacation, snow, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, christmas party, lifestyle change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, london, england, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 16K
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, inheritance, bachelor, fall in love, romance, farce, bank, couple relations, true love, looking for love, friendship, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, light, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: bet, love, unlikely couple, couple relations, love and romance, love story, fall in love, wooing, journalist, battle of the sexes, initially antagonists, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 91K
Runaway Bride (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ike Graham, New York columnist, writes his text always at the last minute. This time, a drunken man in his favourite bar tells Ike about Maggie Carpenter, a woman who always flees from her grooms in the last possible moment. Ike, who does not have ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, light, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: small town, wedding, unlikely couple, canceled wedding, battle of the sexes, love and romance, runaway bride, fiance fiancee relationship, journalist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, newspaper article ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, maryland, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Rose Morgan, who still lives with her mother, is a professor of Romantic Literature who desperately longs for passion in her life. Gregory Larkin, a mathematics professor, has been burned by passionate relationships and longs for a sexless union ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, light, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, wedding, professor, friendship, makeover, mathematics, self discovery, starting over, university ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, venice, london, manhattan new york city, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, romantic, feel good, sweet, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, unrequited love, male female friendship, women, wedding preparations and rituals, screwball, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, obsession, unfulfilled love, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ...
Style: romantic, light, sentimental, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, opposites attract, love and romance, cinderella story, love story, fall in love, social differences, class differences, mistaken identity, single mother, rags to riches, hotel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Beautician and the Beast (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story follows the misadventures of a New York City beautician who is mistakenly hired as the school teacher for the children of the president of a small Eastern European country.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: nanny, opposites attract, culture clash, female protagonist, romance, dictator, couples, single parent, society, love and romance, couple relations, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 112K
Valentine's Day (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: More than a dozen Angelenos navigate Valentine's Day from early morning until midnight. Three couples awake together, but each relationship will sputter; are any worth saving? A grade-school boy wants flowers for his first true love; two high ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, looking for love, couple relations, multiple storylines, fall in love, love triangle, love affair, valentine's day, couples, marriage proposal, up and down relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Love's Labour's Lost (2000)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Musical
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. Love's Labour's Lost tells the story of four best friends who swear off love. The King of Navarre and his three companions ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, best friends, couple relations, fall in love, disorder, couples, love and romance, military, male female relationship, pianist, father daughter relationship, passion ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1939
Place: france, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sweetest Thing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Christina's love life is stuck in neutral. After years of avoiding the hazards of a meaningful relationship, one night while club-hopping with her girlfriends, she meets Peter, her perfect match. Fed up with playing games, she finally gets the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, wedding, buddies, disorder, fall in love, opposites attract, roommate, romance, looking for love, best friends, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 118K
Hairspray (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Pleasantly plump teenager, Tracy Turnblad and her best friend, Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show – and Tracy wins. But when scheming Amber Von Tussle and her mother plot to destroy Tracy, it turns to chaos.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, thought provoking, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: artists and showbiz, teenage love, dream come true, dancing, follow your dream, dance, underdog, romance, dream, friendship, racism, overweight ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: baltimore, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Big Wedding (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted son's wedding after his ultra conservative biological mother ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, family relations, parents and children, marriage, family feud, family gatherings, elderly lovers, meet the parents, adoption, comedy of errors, reunion, eccentric family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.2
 7K
The Durrells (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: In 1935, financially strapped widow Louisa Durrell, whose life has fallen apart, decides to move from England, with her four children (three sons, one daughter), to the island of Corfu, Greece. Once there, the family moves into a dilapidated old ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, exciting, stylized, based on true events
Plot: family, friendship, greek island, englishwoman abroad, expatriate, female protagonist, adventure, province, culture shock, dead husband, island, based on a novel ...
Time: 1930s, year 1935
Place: greece, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 116K
Blended (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a bad blind date, a man and woman find themselves stuck together at a resort for families, where their attractions grows as their respective kids benefit from the burgeoning relationship.
Style: funny, feel good, light, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: fall in love, single parent, family vacation, family, love and romance, parents and children, resort, family values, opposites attract, children, youth, mischievous children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, africa, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 67K
Made of Honor (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tom and Hannah have been platonic friends for 10 years. He's a serial dater, while she wants marriage but hasn't found Mr. Right. Just as Tom is starting to think that he is relationship material after all, Hannah gets engaged. When she ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, funny, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: best friends in love, wedding, bridesmaid, love and romance, wedding preparations and rituals, male female friendship, friendship, couple relations, love triangle, opposites attract, best friends, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: scotland, europe, new york, manhattan new york city, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.5
 99K
Bride Wars (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two best friends become rivals when their respective weddings are accidentally booked for the same day.
Style: romantic, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, friendship, women, wedding preparations and rituals, rivalry, female friendship, best friends, wedding ceremony, romance, unsupportive friend, destiny, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, fall in love, wedding, looking for love, unlikely couple, disorder, opposites attract, hidden identity, family relations, male escort, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Betsy's Wedding (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Offbeat fashion student Betsy Hopper and her straight-laced investment-banker fiancé, Dylan Walsh, just want an intimate little wedding reception, but Betsy's father, Eddie, a Long Island construction contractor, feels so threatened by ...
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, romance, parents and children, construction worker, gangsters, father daughter relationship, family drama, stereotypes ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%