Movies like Mr. Jealousy

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Mr. Jealousy (1997)
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Mr. Jealousy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he discovers that her most recent ex is successful novelist Dashiell Frank. Lester begins attending the same group therapy sessions as Dashiell to learn about Ramona's past with him.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, talky, sexy, funny, romantic, thought provoking, intellectual, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, romance, love and romance, teacher, writers, catastrophe, gangsters, twists and turns, relationships, family, hitman, jealousy, gunfight, fantasy world, destiny, brutality, runaway, happy ending, cult, dysfunctional family, mentor, nudity (full frontal - brief), multiple storylines, first contact, british ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, iowa, greenwich village manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to Mr. Jealousy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and clever films with plots about love and romance, storytelling, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, runaway and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Mr. Jealousy: The Night We Never Met (1993), If Lucy Fell (1996), Mr. Wonderful (1993), Anything Else (2003), Breakin' All the Rules (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, witty, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: boarding house, mistaken identity, couples, nosy, friends, disorder, romance, unfulfillment, opposites attract, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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100%
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If Lucy Fell (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe and Lucy are roommates and best friends. Lucy, whose love life is embarrassingly dull, convinces Joe, who is infatuated with a neighbor he's never met, that if they don't have stable romances within a month, they must jump off the ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, roommate, destiny, love story, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, happy ending, best friend, brooklyn bridge, suicide attempt, looking for love, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Mr. Wonderful (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Electrician Gus gets the chance to fulfill a childhood dream by buying an old bowling-alley with some of his friends.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, sexy, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: electrician, divorce, ex husband ex wife relationship, blind date, romance, infidelity, alimony, professor, friendship, first contact, life philosophy, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.3
 31K
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: melancholic, witty, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, writers, advice, psychoanalysis, relationship problems, young lovers, couple relations, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, writer's life, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Breakin' All the Rules (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.
Style: humorous, entertaining, melancholic, stylized, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, love and romance, comedy of errors, looking for love, friendship, breakup, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations, gangsters, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. Garet, the real arsonist, is apalled that someone else would try ...
Style: humorous, sexy, visually appealing, emotional, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, farce, twists and turns, greed, adaptation, sexualized violence, alternate reality, relationships, fight scenes, loneliness, fantasy world, family ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Pallbearer (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Aspiring architect Tom Thompson is told by mysterious Ruth Abernathy that his best friend, "Bill," has taken his own life. Except that Tom has never met Bill and neither have his incredulous friends. So when Tom foolishly agrees to give ...
Style: melancholic, romantic, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, friendship, loneliness, youth, love triangle, adolescence vs adulthood, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, self discovery, dark humor, high school ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
A Smile Like Yours (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby
Style: feel good, intense, melancholic, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: pregnancy, romance, women, secrets, infertility, family relations, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, workplace romance, farce, twists and turns, disaster ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Free Enterprise (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Young filmmakers trying to hawk a movie titled "Bradykillers" about a serial killer who goes after victims Marcia, Jan, and Cindy meet their screen idol, William Shatner. The two young men, who idolize him and in their fantasies have seen ...
Style: humorous, witty, ironic, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, star trek, stereotypes, obsession, love and romance, dream, lifestyle, love triangle, addiction, relationships, mentor, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her, deciding instead to move in with several friends, all of whom can't quite work up the inertia to ...
Style: talky, humorous, melancholic, depressing, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, friendship, college, slacker, graduation, solitude, lifestyle, buddies, twentysomething life, campus, student, roommate ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Sprung (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two pairs of best friends - Montel & Clyde and Brandy & Adina meet at the party, where Clyde makes Adina think he is very rich and gets her into bed the same evening. When Adina finds out that she's been fooled, she becomes ...
Style: humorous, sexy, light, unusual plot structure, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: gangsters, farce, friendship, sex, crime gone awry, culture clash, first contact, fight scenes, fantasy world, chase, fashion, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: california, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
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Ed's Next Move (1996)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ed lives in Wisconsin. He's just been dumped by his girlfriend, so he moves to New York City for a big change...but will he ever find love again? He loves his new job studying the genetics of different strains of rice. Then Ed meets Lee, a ...
Style: talky, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, stylized, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, genetics, kick-butt women, catastrophe, fight scenes, mentor, gangsters, women, wine, culture clash, brutality, depression ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, california, san francisco, wisconsin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
She's Gotta Have It (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of Nola Darling's simultaneous sexual relationships with three different men is told by her and by her partners and other friends. All three men wanted her to commit solely to them; Nola resists being "owned" by a single ...
Style: sexy, erotic, talky, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, adultery, thanksgiving, sex, fantasy world, women, interracial romance, crime gone awry, catastrophe, honest, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, canada, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Modern Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.
Style: humorous, melancholic, funny, intense, disturbing ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, obsession, love, character study, honest, love and romance, couples, self discovery, breakup, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Nina Takes a Lover (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Laura San Giacomo stars in this sexy comedy about adultery. When Nina's (San Giacomo) husband goes out of town for several weeks on a business trip, Nina hooks up with a photographer. Told from a reporter's point of view, his interviews ...
Style: sexy, intellectual, harsh, cerebral, visually appealing ...
Plot: infidelity, romance, true love, love, male nudity, twists and turns, police investigation, weapons, sexualized violence, life philosophy, corruption, plot twist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sidewalks of New York (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film follows the marital and dating lives of three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships. Interspersing "man on the street" interviews with scenes from the six characters' lives, the film weaves a ...
Style: witty, stylized, sexy, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, divorce, multiple storylines, life philosophy, lifestyle, love affair, love triangle, looking for love, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Naked in New York (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, (watch for the facial expressions) and to whom you can turn to for help while facing life ('your parents, nyaa, I don't think ...
Style: talky, clever, sexy, stylized, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: redhead, coming of age, male nudity, college, nudity (full frontal - brief), writers, marriage, gay, teenager, fight scenes, weapons, lone hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, california, usa, boston, santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Couch in New York (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both find themselves deeply ...
Style: feel good, sweet, melancholic, light, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, happy ending, couple relations, opposites attract, infidelity, love triangle, looking for love, unfulfilled love, fall in love, misfit, love and romance, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, paris france, usa, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Two Much (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young gallerist is in love with two sisters at the same time. In order to solve the problem he decides to invent his own twin-brother.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: farce, adaptation, greed, twins, art, love triangle, switching roles, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, nothing goes right, hidden identity, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Happy Together (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Christopher is an ambitious college freshman, striving to become a writer. Through a computer fault he's assigned the same room as Alex, a real party freak and... a girl! He's annoyed and tries to get a different room as soon as possible, ...
Style: sexy, unusual plot structure, sweet, funny, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: pretending to be gay, college, love, teenager, romance, writers, fantasy world, finnish, existentialism, first contact, destiny, adaptation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Metropolitan (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sparkling comedic chronicle of a middle-class young man’s romantic misadventures among New York City’s debutante society. Stillman’s deft, literate dialogue and hilariously highbrow observations earned this debut film an Academy Award ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, intellectual, talky, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, christmas, friendship, philosophy, fashion, eccentricity, claustrophobia, campus, preparatory school, great dialogue, high society, melancholy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Results (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two mismatched personal trainers' lives are upended by the actions of a new, wealthy client.
Style: stylized, talky, romantic, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, gym, personal trainer, transformation, obsession, mentor, relationships, adaptation, culture clash, loneliness, existentialism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas, new jersey, australia, austin texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I Love You, Don't Touch Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a 25 year old virgin girl, looking for the right boyfriend, not realizing that "the one" has been next to her for many years.
Style: sexy, witty, sexual, harsh, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: relationships, betrayal, romance, love triangle, virginity, virgin, depression, existentialism, family, fantasy world, fight scenes, happy ending ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: humorous, witty, light, stylized, twist ending ...
Plot: movie business, dysfunctional family, justice, adultery, one more chance, showbiz, blindness and impaired vision, blind character, disorder, couple relations, comedy of errors, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 1930s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Two Can Play That Game (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox sizzles as a woman scorned who plans to get her man back by any means necessary. In this comedy about players and those who "get played." As corporate overachiever and all-around fly chick Shanté Smith, Fox thinks she's ...
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, cheerleading, battle of the sexes, mentor, looking for love, ambition, mind game, cheating, couple relations, contests and competitions, buddies, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
'Til There Was You (1997)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two strangers, whose paths are always crossing, finally meet when fate steps in. It took them twenty years to fall in love at first sight.
Style: feel good, light, sentimental, melancholic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: loneliness, romance, best friend, neighbor, stereotypes, dating, support group, single parent, parent child relationship, looking for love, unfulfilled love, writers ...
Time: 90s, 60s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Marrying Man (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Charley Pearl, wealthy heir and gadabout, is slated to marry Adele, the daughter of a Hollywood tycoon. But, during a wild bachelor party in Las Vegas, Charley strikes up a flirtation with nightclub crooner Vicki Anderson that soon leads to her ...
Style: romantic, humorous, light, sentimental, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: gangsters, romance, destiny, love story, love triangle, twists and turns, nightclub, love affair, lovers reunited, unlikely couple, looking for love, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, california, australia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 2K
20 Dates (1998)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Myles is divorced in L.A. He wants a love life and a film career. So he decides to go on 20 dates and find true love in front of a camera, making his first feature. His patient agent, Richard, finds a $60,000 investor, the shadowy Elie. Myles starts ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, satirical, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, relationships, women, dating, filmmaking, hidden camera, looking for love, lifestyle, showbiz, fall in love, nothing goes right, true love ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Fast Food Fast Women (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: How important is the truth when falling in love? Bella is a Manhattan café waitress, about to turn 35, stuck in a long-term affair going nowhere. Paul is a widower, facing old age alone. Bella's mother sets her up with Bruno, a novelist/cabbie ...
Style: light, emotional, melancholic, intense, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sex, romance, relationships, loneliness, looking for love, golden years, fall in love, lifestyle, parents and children, elderly, introspection, food ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, israel, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Waking Up in Reno (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Candy and Lonnie Earl are just crazy about each other. The problem: she's married to Roy and he's married to Darlene. So far it's been a secret affair. But that's about to change, because this foursome is driving cross-country ...
Style: humorous, funny, talky, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, infidelity, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couple relations, on the road ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%