Movies like Midnight in Paris

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Midnight in Paris (2011)
 7.7
 353K
Midnight in Paris (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from their own is better.
Style: stylized, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, melancholic, romantic, witty, intellectual, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, writer's life, midnight, past, love and romance, artists and showbiz, vacation, fall in love, encounter, literature, love story, bohemian life, french, modern art, destiny, adultery, painting, honest, painter, back in time, romance, doubts and hesitations, magical, postmodernism, forbidden love ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1920s, 1890s, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, montmartre paris

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Most similar movies to Midnight in Paris

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, romantic and clever films with plots about life philosophy, love and romance, mentor, storytelling, dialogue, relationships and catastrophe mostly in Romance, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Midnight in Paris: Amelie (2001), Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008), To Rome with Love (2012), Ruby Sparks (2012), Sliding Doors (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.3
 644K
Amelie (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: At a tiny Parisian café, the adorable yet painfully shy Amélie (Audrey Tautou) accidentally discovers a gift for helping others. Soon Amelie is spending her days as a matchmaker, guardian angel, and all-around do-gooder. But when she bumps into a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, inspirational, sweet ...
Audience: date night
Plot: optimism, loneliness, love and romance, social relations, looking for love, fall in love, hopes, loner, life, young woman, lifestyle change, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: france, paris france, europe, montmartre paris, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.
Style: sexual, sexy, romantic, philosophical, scenic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, polyamory, love and romance, artist, seduction, romance, self fulfillment, sexuality, sexual exploration, women, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain, spain, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
To Rome with Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Italy, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Four tales unfold in the Eternal City: While vacationing in Rome, architect John encounters a young man whose romantic woes remind him of a painful incident from his own youth; retired opera director Jerry discovers a mortician with an amazing ...
Style: feel good, talky, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: expatriate, newlyweds, architect, tourist, postmodernism, couple relations, culture clash, parents and children, urban, city life, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1920s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.2
 90K
Ruby Sparks (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Calvin is a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with his writing – as well as his romantic life. Finally, he makes a breakthrough and creates a character named Ruby who inspires him. When Calvin ...
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: therapy, dream, novelist, romance, wish come true, dog, writer's life, postmodernism, drugs/alcohol, looking for love, loneliness, imaginary friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.8
 59K
Sliding Doors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gwyneth Paltrow plays London publicist Helen, effortlessly sliding between parallel storylines that show what happens if she does or does not catch a train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Deception. Trust. Friendship. Comedy. ...
Style: clever, semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, road not taken, chance, time travel, romance, dishonesty, breakup, destiny, love affair, marketing, double life, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, europe, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 74K
Kate & Leopold (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When her scientist ex-boyfriend discovers a portal to travel through time -- and brings back a 19th-century nobleman named Leopold to prove it -- a skeptical Kate reluctantly takes responsibility for showing Leopold the 21st century. The more time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, fairy tale, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, love and romance, manners, romance, destiny, disorder, supernatural, altering history, portal, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, cinderella ...
Time: 19th century, 21st century, contemporary, future, 1870s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cecilia is a waitress in New Jersey, living a dreary life during the Great Depression. Her only escape from her mudane reality is the movie theatre. After losing her job, Cecilia goes to see 'The Purple Rose of Cairo' in hopes of raising ...
Style: talky, clever, surreal, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: great depression, movie star, romance, small town, postmodernism, fish out of water, spectacle, falling in love, unlikely couple, down on your luck, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Prelude to a Kiss (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship, something supernatural happens that tests it.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, terminal illness, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love at first sight, destiny, couple relations, looking for love, supernatural, love affair, true love, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Magic in the Moonlight (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the 1920s French Riviera, a master magician is commissioned to try and expose a psychic as a fraud.
Style: clever, talky, witty, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: date night
Plot: magic, romance, investigation, jazz, cons and scams, spiritualist, aunt, provence, wizards and magicians, estate, magician, fall in love ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s
Place: france, french riviera, south of france, berlin germany, zurich switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Science of Sleep (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is lovestruck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.
Style: surreal, stylized, psychological, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: escape, sex, jealousy, cloud, nightmare, dream, magic, skyscraper, artist, imagination, love, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, france, europe, latin america, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 256K
About Time (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, true love, sent to the past, family secret, romance, couple relations, lovers, parent child relationship, father son relationship, time loop, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: london, england, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Happy Accidents (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A comedy that pays tribute to the science fiction genre -- specifically, the sub-genre of time travel. But here the alternate reality is contemporary New York City where past and future experiences of trust, commitment and denial are cleverly put to ...
Style: semi serious, talky, clever, offbeat, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fall in love, destiny, romance, changing the past or future, therapist, hopes, love and romance, misfit, couples, global warming, english teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Paris When It Sizzles (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hollywood producer Alexander Meyerheimer has hired drunken writer Richard Benson to write his latest movie. Benson has been holed up in a Paris apartment supposedly working on the script for months, but instead has spent the time living it up. ...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: writer's life, romance, vampire, fall in love, unlikely couple, showbiz, hollywood, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: france, europe, usa, paris france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two married couples find only trouble and heartache as their complicated lives unfold. After 40 years of marriage, Alfie leaves his wife to pursue what he thinks is happiness with a call girl. His wife, Helena, reeling from abandonment, decides to ...
Style: cynical, talky, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, romance, human nature, couples, crumbling relationship, unrequited love, marital problem, broken engagement, marital infidelity, destiny, obsession, seance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 28K
Anything Else (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda He has heard the phrase that life is like "anything else," but soon he finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: therapy, romance, young lovers, drugs/alcohol, urban, battle of the sexes, comedian, advice, relationship problems, psychoanalysis, couple relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Mighty Aphrodite (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be brilliant too. But when he learns that Max's mother is Linda ...
Style: clever, surreal, talky, witty, humorous ...
Plot: adoption, prostitute, boxing, adoptive father, adoptive mother, child, childlessness, illegal prostitution, friendship, dishonesty, destiny, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 29K
Priceless (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A beautiful young gold-digger mistakes a lowly hotel clerk as a rich and therefore worthwhile catch.
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, fall in love, resort, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, farce, mistaken identity, greed, materialism, cons and scams, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: french riviera, france, europe, cote d'azur, monte carlo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Hollywood Ending (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Woody Allen stars as Val Waxman, a two-time Oscar winner turned washed-up, neurotic director in desperate need of a comeback. When it comes, Waxman finds himself backed into a corner: Work for his ex-wife Ellie or forfeit his last shot. Is Val ...
Style: talky, humorous, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: movie business, farce, audition, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, showbiz, blindness and impaired vision, artists and showbiz, love and romance, verbal byplay, couples, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 8.0
 535K
Groundhog Day (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where he finds himself repeating the same day over and over.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, surreal, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time loop, small town, wooing, love and romance, existentialism, nothing goes right, road not taken, redemption, deja vu, idealism, romance, time travel ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, future
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, love and romance, athlete, ambition, athlete's life, revelation, love story, embarrassment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
 18K
Austenland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Obsessed with the BBC production of "Pride and Prejudice", a woman travels to a Jane Austen theme park in search for her perfect gentleman.
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, looking for love, obsession, love and romance, jane austen, fall in love, couples, social misfits, role playing, rivalry, love triangle, resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 67K
Whatever Works (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Whatever Works explores the relationship between a crotchety misanthrope, Boris and a naïve, impressionable young runaway from the south, Melody. When Melody's uptight parents arrive in New York to rescue her, they are quickly drawn into ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, dark humor, not serious ...
Plot: age difference, marriage, runaway, older man younger woman relationship, dating, love at first sight, limp, chess, suicide attempt, family relations, homosexual, postmodernism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 97K
Serendipity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Although strangers Sara and Jonathan are both already in relationships, they realize they have genuine chemistry after a chance encounter – but part company soon after. Years later, they each yearn to reunite, despite being destined for the altar. ...
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, love and romance, true love, looking for love, fall in love, hopes, serendipity, coincidence, friendship, lovers reunited, against the odds, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 30K
Angel-A (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A beautiful and mysterious woman helps an inept scam artist get his game together...but is their meeting purely coincidence?
Style: semi serious, melancholic, philosophical, intellectual, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: angel, romance, fall in love, gangsters, french, disorder, suicide attempt, love story, life philosophy, pimp, low self esteem, loneliness ...
Time: 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Failure to Launch (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem proud of it. Al and Sue are not happy, however, and are ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, living with parents, verbal byplay, singleness, bondage, family relations, fall in love, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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, sentimental, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, couples, friendship, christmas party, romance, multiple storylines, vacation, movie business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, england, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.7
 28K
L.A. Story (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a "wacky weatherman" tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early-90s Los Angeles.
Style: surreal, clever, humorous, talky, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: weatherman, romance, self discovery, looking for love, duel, unemployment, city life, love and romance, urban, couples, couple relations, true love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Love Potion No. 9 (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unlucky in love, chemist Paul Matthews visits gypsy Madame Rosa for help. Quickly realizing he is a hopeless nerd, she gifts him with Love Potion No. 8, which makes anyone who wears it irresistible to the opposite sex for four hours. Paul and animal ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: romance, wish come true, fall in love, love and romance, cinderella story, looking for love, love potion, experiment gone awry, misfit, scientist, wooing, love story ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Due to a genetic disorder, handsome librarian Henry DeTamble involuntarily zips through time, appearing at various moments in the life of his true love, the beautiful artist Clare Abshire.
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, sincere, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, love affair, true love, impossible love, couple relations, time traveler, disappearance, love and romance, tragic love, time, husband wife relationship, genetically altered ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Play It Again, Sam (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mild mannered film critic is dumped by his wife and his ego is crushed. His hero persona is the tough guy played by Humphrey Bogart in many of his movies and the apparition of Bogart begins showing up to give him advice. With the encouragement of ...
Style: neurotic, clever, talky, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, dating, infidelity, advice, idol, ghost, date, romance, rejection, postmodernism, looking for love, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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