Movies like The Story of My Life

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The Story of My Life (2004)
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The Story of My Life (2004)
Original name: Mensonges Et Trahisons Et Plus Si Affinités...
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Raphael is a ghostwriter who takes a job writing for famous footy player Kevin. To his delight and his girlfriend, Murials horror, Kevins current girlfriend is an old (easily rekindled) flame of Raphaels. A freak accident leaves a close friend dead and Raphael is forced to reconsider his priorities.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, captivating, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, ambition, rise to the top, introspection, relationship vs career, writer's life, romance, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, couples, lifestyle, friendship, male female relationship, self discovery, romantic rivalry, artists and showbiz, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, love, sex, airplane, pregnancy, writers ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france

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Most similar movies to The Story of My Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, realistic, humorous and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, couple relations, fall in love, love triangle and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Story of My Life: The Student (1988), A Business Affair (1994), Caprice (2015), The Perfect Date (2010), Never Again (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Student (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about an ambitious teaching student, busy preparing for her final exams, whose studies are interrupted by a passionate affair with a jazz musician. Twenty-one-year-old Valentine (Sophie Marceau) works part time as a teacher while ...
Style: realistic, humorous, romantic, light, sentimental ...
Plot: musician, student, couples, love affair, love, love and romance, romance, fall in love, relationship vs career, lifestyle, musician's life, student life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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100%
Relationship Status: It's Complicated (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Ben is about to marry Juliette. His quiet, ordered life will fall to pieces when he meets up again with the person he secretly wants to see the most: Vanessa, the high school bombshell who never so much as looked in his direction. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, love and romance, romance, couples, obsession, thirtysomething life, school
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Business Affair (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, USA, Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This is the story of the lovely Kate Swallow and the loves of her life. At the start she is with Alec Bolton, a noted author, who discourages her when she wants to write a novel. Later she is swept off her feet by Alecs publisher, Vanni Corso, and ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, thought provoking, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, writer's life, midlife crisis, romance, fall in love, crumbling marriage, infidelity, relationship vs career, couples, love affair, artists and showbiz, couple relations ...
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 864
Caprice (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An average guy meets an actress who is more beautiful than he could ever imagine. But then a pesky girl materializes to make his life a living hell. His perfect girlfriend now thinks that he is involved with this Caprice.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, fall in love, artists and showbiz, actor's life, couples, friends, couple relations, romance, unlikely couple, stage actress, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Perfect Date (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Michel dreams of a perfect meeting with the woman of his dreams, entirely due to chance, as his parents and grandparents experienced. Vincent, Michel's contrast, is completely different. He is more the man of the direct approach and he follows ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, romance, couples, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, friendship between men, friends, looking for sex, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.3
 776
Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, starting over, looking for love, introspection, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, hopes, romance, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
 716
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: humorous, feel good, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, fall in love, couples, couple relations, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, love, morality, stabbing
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Love Lasts Three Years (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A heartbroken literary critic turns his despair into creativity following a bitter divorce, only to encounter an enchanting beauty who poses a major challenge to his newfound cynicism. Marc Marronnier thought his marriage was going well until his ...
Style: humorous, sexy, romantic, funny, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, crumbling marriage, love, male female relationship, love affair, lovers, love story, love triangle, love interest, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 4K
Ceremony (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sam Davis convinces his former best friend to spend a weekend with him to rekindle their friendship at an elegant beachside estate owned by a famous documentary filmmaker. However, it soon becomes clear that Sam is secretly infatuated with his ex, ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, couple relations, romance, wooing, love triangle, lifestyle, buddies, unfulfillment, couples, thirtysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 593
Try Me (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Quand Yves-Marie, 9 ans, demande à Jacqueline, qui a son âge : "Epouse-moi", elle répond par une pirouette : "Le jour où tu vas dans les étoiles, je te donne ma main."
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, wooing, love, astronaut, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, bird, hunting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Purple Violets (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Patti Petalson is a promising writer, but her marriage and conventional job keep her from her dream. She longs to return to her writing, especially after running into her first love Brian Callahan, a successful crime novelist. Kate is Patti's ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: introspection, fall in love, couples, love affair, romance, looking for love, love triangle, lifestyle, haunted by the past, unlikely couple, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
All About Them (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Charlotte is cheating on Micha with Mélodie. Not suspecting a thing, yet feeling neglected, Micha in turn cheats on Charlotte. But also with Mélodie. For Mélodie, things are topsy-turvy. She lies to both of them. She is privy to each of their ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, love affair, romance, dishonesty, young lovers, couples, couple relations, friendship, lesbian sex, extramarital affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Passionate People (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uma, tired of waiting for the man of her dreams to raise a family, decides that Nico, the boyfriend of her best friend Lucy, has all necessary features. So she asks her a favor: to lend her boyfriend once. In the middle of surprising situations, Uma ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, fall in love, love triangle, friendship, family relations, couples, opposites attract, romance, youth, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ibiza, buenos aires argentina, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Ex (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ex is a 2009 film directed and co-written by Fausto Brizzi and interpreted by a rich and large cast of characters. The film, produced by Italian International Film, in co-production with the French company and Mes Films in collaboration with RAI ...
Style: emotional, humorous, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, breakup, love triangle, friends, friendship, looking for love, bittersweet, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sexual content, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
50 Ways to Leave Your Lover (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: s after an earthquake convince Owen, a writer of hack "as told to" autobiographies, to leave L.A. He burns his bridges telling people what he really thinks, quits his current client (a randy astronaut), and heads for the airport. Waiting ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, lifestyle, womanizer, romance, love and romance, couples, introspection, unfulfillment, friends, alcohol, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
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A NY Thing (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Masquerading as another man, Antoine flies to New York for a three-day stay and promptly falls in love with Alice, who's dating someone else. When that doesn't work out for him, Antoine turns to the city itself for inspiration.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, lifestyle, wooing, unfulfilled love, obsession, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, bittersweet, hidden identity, male female relationship, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Answer Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Twenty years ago, Arlen Faber (Jeff Daniels) wrote a book about spirituality that became wildly popular. These days, he's a curmudgeonly recluse who only enjoys the company of his chiropractor, Elizabeth (Lauren Graham). As Elizabeth's ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, human nature, single parent, dishonesty, hopes, romance, writer's life, love and romance, family relations, couples, couple relations, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Happiness Never Comes Alone (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sacha is a real seducer, a man with no ties or emotional or professional. Charlotte is a modern and independent woman, but barely has time to care for their three children. While Sacha and Charlotte are, at first glance, two incompatible beings, ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, couples, fall in love, love and romance, romance, single mother, mother daughter relationship, french, urban, male female relationship, kiss, playing piano ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, montmartre paris, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.2
 79
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 ⇓
41%
 6.5
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After You (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Antoine is a maitre d' in a Paris brasserie, Chez Jean, and is so full of being of service to others that he can't say 'no'. Late for dinner with his girlfriend, Christine, he takes a shortcut home through the park but finds a ...
Style: humorous, romantic, compassionate, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, love triangle, fall in love, love, nothing goes right, romance, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, rescue, suicide attempt, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, brittany, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 225
Marry Me (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oriane and Hadrian's couple is going through a crisis. Determined to save their marriage, Oriane visits a Gypsy fortune teller who foresees a dark future. But Oriane won't hear of anything but a happy ending and the psychic is forced to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic
Plot: couple relations, romance, breakup, best friends, supernatural, social misfits, love triangle, marriage, male female relationship, fortune teller, psychic, wizards and magicians ...
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: support group, romance, couple relations, friendship, fall in love, doctors and patients, couples, power relations, love and romance, lifestyle, group therapy, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Art of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Art of Love is composed of several chapters, which follows several Parisian couples.
Style: witty, sentimental, realistic, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, love affair, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, love, lifestyle, love interest, love story, husband wife relationship, man-woman relation, wife husband relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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God Is Great and I'm Not (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michèle, 20 years old, feels terrible after having broken up with her boy-friend. She meets Francois, who's a veterinarian and jewish. Michèle decides to convert into Judaism because she has to believe in something, if not in someone.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: judaism, love affair, love and romance, society, youth, couples, culture clash, fall in love, looking for love, spirituality, family relations, jewish ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Paris-Manhattan (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In Paris, the pharmacist Alice has been an obsessed Woody Allen fan since she was fifteen and has seen all his movies and talks to him alone in her room. When she meets Pierre in a night-club, she finds that he loves jazz and she believes he is her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, witty, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, thirtysomething life, love and romance, love affair, love triangle, lifestyle, love, looking for love, single woman, opposites attract, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
After Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The magical Mole Antonelliana (the cavernous Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy) is the setting for a very unlikely love story. One fateful evening the museum's timid night watchman, comes to the aid of an enchanting young fast-food cook on the ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, on the run, lovers on the run, opposites attract, love affair, dishonesty, crimes, fall in love, unfulfilled love, couple relations, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 199
New Low (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wendell, a neurotic, aimless twentysomething, struggles to figure out which girl he really belongs with: Joanna, the best girl he's ever known, or Vicky, the worst. His friend, Dave, helps him sort through his thoughts as Wendell discovers not ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, romance, social worker, looking for love, self discovery, couples, fall in love, wooing, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.9
 612
Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, friends, romance, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, love triangle, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love affair, couple relations ...
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 1K
Nearlyweds (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Revolves around three friends who have dream weddings only to find out that the pastor who married them failed to complete the key paperwork required to make them official.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wedding, relationship vs career, couples, romance, best friends, love and romance, couple relations, friendship, break up, breakup, friends, mother in law ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 8K
Love Is All (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A romantic comedy told with a set of interwoven Christmas tales about life, love, forgiveness and caring. A heroic vagrant becomes a TV sensation Santa Claws, while a prince takes a menial job at a department store to woo his sweetheart.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, looking for love, love triangle, fall in love, couples, gender, love and romance, lifesaver, homeless, family relations, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%