Movies like Monster-in-Law

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Monster-in-Law (2005)
 5.6
 56K
Monster-in-Law (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Office temp Charlotte Cantilini thinks she's found Mr. Right when she starts dating gorgeous surgeon Dr. Kevin Fields. But there's a problem standing in the way of everlasting bliss: Kevin's overbearing and controlling mother, Viola. Fearing she'll lose her son's affections forever, Viola decides to break up the happy couple by becoming the world's worst mother-in-law.
Style: funny, humorous, romantic, entertaining, realistic, semi serious, sexy, sweet, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: mother in law daughter in law relationship, wedding, meet the parents, family relations, rivalry, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, couple relations, parents and children, friendship, overbearing mother, domineering mother, engagement, women, manipulation, disorder, mother son relationship, romance, farce, fight back, couples, anchor, silly humor, falling in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, new jersey, san francisco

Most similar movies to Monster-in-Law

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and sexy films with plots about wedding, love and romance, romance, couples, life philosophy, catastrophe and natural disaster mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Monster-in-Law: The Wedding Planner (2001), Guess Who (2005), Just Go with It (2011), The Wedding Date (2005), Bride Wars (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: romantic, light, sentimental, 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, fiance fiancee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 40K
Guess Who (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The fiancé of an African-American woman who's met with skepticism and suspicion from her father when she takes him home for the all-important introduction. As the wedding approaches, Dad must come to terms with his future son-in-law.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: interracial romance, interracial relations, parents and children, family relations, farce, interracial love, culture clash, wedding, love and romance, meet the parents, anniversary, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 221K
Just Go with It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, ridiculous, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, family outing, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, couple relations, pretense, fall in love, single mother, plastic surgery, deception, marriage, blackmail, plan gone awry, office romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 90s, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, sentimental, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, wedding, fall in love, looking for love, unlikely couple, opposites attract, disorder, hidden identity, family relations, love story, male escort ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.5
 100K
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, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, friendship, wedding preparations and rituals, rivalry, women, romance, couple relations, wedding planner, female friendship, event planner, best friends, wedding ceremony ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 131K
The Other Woman (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he's been cheating on. And when yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on the three-timing SOB.
Style: funny, humorous, ridiculous, sexy, not serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: women, womanizer, infidelity, friends, friendship, couple relations, unfaithful husband, disorder, revenge, cheating, foe turned friend, extramarital affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, united states, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.8
 49K
You Again (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: History -- make that high school -- may repeat itself when Marni learns that Joanna, the mean girl from her past, is set to be her sister-in-law. Before the wedding bells toll, Marni must show her brother that a tiger doesn't change its ...
Style: not serious, humorous, light, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wedding preparations and rituals, uninhibited rivalry, bully, rivalry, siblings relations, love and romance, family life, haunted by the past, fiance fiancee relationship, female protagonist, wedding, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: feel good, humorous, sentimental, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, battle of the sexes, living with parents, unlikely couple, love and romance, family relations, romance, singleness, verbal byplay, fall in love, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alabama, united states, new jersey, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, obsession, unfulfilled love, uninhibited rivalry, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Big Wedding (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, family gatherings, parents and children, marriage, eccentric family, family feud, elderly lovers, meet the parents, adoption, comedy of errors, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Revenge of the Bridesmaids (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two women plot revenge against the woman marrying their friend's ex-boyfriend.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, bridesmaid, true love, vengeance, love and romance, female friendship, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, lovers reunited, homecoming, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Meet the Fockers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Hard-to-crack ex-CIA man, Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be, Greg Focker's parents. Unlike their happily matched offspring, the future in-laws find themselves in a situation of ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, comic, not serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: meet the parents, family relations, farce, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, parent child relationship, nothing goes right, love and romance, father in law son in law relationship, lawyer, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Accidental Husband (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When radio love guru Dr Emma Lloyd convinces Patrick Sullivan's fiancée to dump him the week before their wedding. He sets about teaching her a lesson for interfering in other peoples lives that she knows nothing about. Things take a turn when ...
Style: light, feel good, romantic, sweet, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding preparations and rituals, romance, couple relations, radio show, love triangle, love and romance, firefighter, mistaken identity, fiance fiancee relationship, annulment, talk show host, talk radio ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, london, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 38K
License to Wed (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Newly engaged, Ben and Sadie can't wait to start their life together and live happily ever after. However Sadie's family church's Reverend Frank won't bless their union until they pass his patented, "foolproof" marriage ...
Style: realistic, romantic, light, funny, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: wedding, priest, farce, marriage, love and romance, nothing goes right, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, disorder, ten commandments, couple relations, church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Because I Said So (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In an effort to prevent family history from repeating itself, meddlesome mom Daphne Wilder attempts to set up her youngest daughter, Milly, with Mr. Right. Meanwhile, her other daughters try to keep their mom's good intentions under control.
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love and romance, family relations, matchmaking, looking for love, fall in love, love triangle, single father, mother, verbal byplay, mother daughter relationship, sibling relationship, new love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 67K
Just Married (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tom Leezak and Sarah McNerney fall in love and plan to get married, despite opposition from Sarah's uptight, rich family. When they do get married, and get a chance to prove Sarah's family wrong, they go on a European honeymoon and run ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, funny, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: newlyweds, honeymoon, marriage, family relations, romance, nothing goes right, battle of the sexes, farce, disorder, love and romance, wedding, married couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venice, france, italy, europe, alps ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.7
 295K
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: feel good, romantic, light, witty, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, workplace romance, happy ending, initially antagonists, boss and employee, fake marriage, love story, marriage of convenience, employer employee relationship, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, new york, canada, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Think Like a Man Too (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: All the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas, but plans for a romantic weekend go awry when their various misadventures get them into some compromising situations that threaten to derail the big event.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, whimsical ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: interracial couple, couples, couple relations, romance, battle of the sexes, buddies, love and romance, wild ride, friends, wedding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, interracial romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 story, love and romance, fall in love, wooing, battle of the sexes, journalist, couples, initially antagonists ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: romantic, light, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, artificial insemination, love story, romance, fall in love, looking for love, male female relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Very Thought of You (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Laurence recounts to his neighbour how his life long friendship with Frank and Daniel has been overturned in just three days by their each independently meeting, and falling for, Martha, who has no idea of their connection. Slowly the tale unfolds, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, best friends, couples, looking for love, couple relations, infidelity, comedy of errors, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england, minneapolis minnesota, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Challenges of impending parenthood turn the lives of five couples upside down. Two celebrities are unprepared for the surprise demands of pregnancy; hormones wreak havoc on a baby-crazy author, while her husband tries not to be outdone by his ...
Style: feel good, funny, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, pregnant, pregnant woman, adoption, parents and children, pregnant wife, couple relations, childbirth, romance, expectant father, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 154K
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: romance, wedding, opposites attract, love story, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, wedding planner, love, unlikely couple, love triangle, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.9
 68K
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, love and romance, bridesmaid, wedding preparations and rituals, forbidden love, male female friendship, friendship, couple relations, love triangle, best friends, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998
Place: scotland, europe, new york, manhattan new york city, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.1
 17K
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 ⇓
30%
 6.9
 250K
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, sweet, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: christmas, love and romance, holiday, happy ending, couples, looking for love, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, vacation, christmas party, snow, movie business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, london, england, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 60K
When in Rome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After fishing out coins from a water fountain in Italy, cynical New Yorker Beth Harper finds herself being wooed by several ardent suitors. As she deals with the attention, Beth tries to figure out whether a charming reporter really loves her.
Style: romantic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: romance, love, love and romance, miraculous event, wooing, couples, looking for love, wish come true, singleness, curses spells and rituals, fall in love, spell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, europe, new york, italy, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Break-Up Artist (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman who gets paid to break people up is forced to become a matchmaker when some new competition muscles her out of the break-up business. Now, in order to save her company (and keep her high-priced wardrobe) she'll have to rely on her old ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: breakup, romance, love and romance, couples, wooing, fall in love, rivalry, workplace, career change, workplace situations, couple relations, win over ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, opposites attract, fall in love, roommate, romance, looking for love, love and romance, best friends, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
That Old Feeling (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A bride's divorced parents find their old feelings for each other during the wedding reception and over the course of the next few days upsetting the newlywed's honeymoon.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, love affair, ex husband ex wife relationship, lovers reunited, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, marital reconciliation, unfaithful husband, wedding ceremony, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%