Movies like Mr. Wonderful

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Mr. Wonderful (1993)
 5.9
 3K
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, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good, romantic, sexy, light, surprise ending, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, professor, alimony, bowling alley, bowling, infidelity, romance, opposites attract, starting over, self discovery, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, couples, buddies, working class, hopes, society, family relations, friends, love, subway, computer, church ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, california

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Most similar movies to Mr. Wonderful

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and romantic films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, dialogue, runaway, mentor and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Mr. Wonderful: The Night We Never Met (1993), Mr. Jealousy (1997), Naked in New York (1993), Cousins (1989), Angie (1994). 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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, buddies, comedy of errors, unlikely couple, romance, urban, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 2K
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 ...
Style: clever, talky, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jealousy, obsession, infidelity, romance, comedy of errors, fall in love, screwball, hidden identity, substitute teacher, unlikely couple, writer's life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, iowa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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, humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: coming of age, showbiz, college, fall in love, city life, romance, actor's life, urban, writer's life, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.3
 4K
Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, affair, revenge, romance, infidelity, couple relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 2K
Angie (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Angie lives in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn, N.Y. and dreams of a better life than everyone she knows. When she finds that she is pregnant by her boyfriend Vinnie, she decides that she will have the baby, but not Vinnie as a husband. This ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, fall in love, family life, single parent, romance, opposites attract, working class, self discovery, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, sexual, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, looking for love, betrayal, love and romance, couples, best friends, love triangle, friends, virginity, virgin, unrequited love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: clever, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, looking for love, parents and children, urban, singleness, thirtysomething life, fall in love, city life, love and romance, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, single parent, unlikely couple, clinic, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, opposites attract, boss and employee, couple relations, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 413
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract, starting over, introspection, self discovery, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, singleness, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: wisconsin, new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.9
 4K
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: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, roommate, brooklyn bridge, best friend, romance, best friends, urban, self discovery, single, looking for love, singleness, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
You, Me and Dupree (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: workaholic, friends, love and romance, couple relations, nothing goes right, disorder, best friend, wedding, school teacher, prank, drinking, masturbation ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 6K
Gray Matters (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam and Gray are such a well-matched pair that it is difficult to believe they are brother and sister rather than husband and wife. They both share a love of 1940s movies and dancing, and when they meet Charlie, they have something else in common: ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians, friendship, love triangle, friends, love and romance, couples, best friends, couple relations, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Frankie and Johnny (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Johnny is released from prison following a forgery charge, he quickly lands a job as a short-order cook at a New York diner. Following a brief fling with waitress Cora, Frankie develops an attraction for Cora's friend and fellow waitress ...
Style: talky, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: greek, restaurant, cafe, love, romance, friendship, starting over, self discovery, cook, workplace romance, fall in love, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 32K
Nine Months (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When he finds out his longtime girlfriend is pregnant, a commitment-phobe realizes he might have to change his lifestyle for better or much, much worse.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, marriage, baby, self discovery, couple relations, romance, parent child relationship, parents and children, singleness, eccentric family, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.0
 625
True Love (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Donna and Michael are getting married. But first, they have to plan the reception, get the tux, buy the rings, and cope with their own uncertainty about the decision. Michael fears commitment. Donna has her doubts about Michael's immaturity. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, bar, friendship, human nature, romance, introspection, self discovery, couple relations, looking for love, singleness, eccentric family, family gatherings ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Overnight Delivery (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man suspects his girlfriend of being unfaithful. So he sends her a letter, but than finds out that he was wrong. He has 24 hours to stop the package, prevent a disaster, and fall in love. The only problem is the delivery man will not stop until ...
Style: talky, feel good, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, on the road, unfaithful girlfriend, college, romance, buddies, unlikely couple, bar, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, looking for sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, minneapolis minnesota, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 74K
New Year's Eve (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: new year, couple relations, ticket, caterer, new year's eve, love affair, urban, wooing, romance, love and romance, multiple storylines, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 6K
Hope Springs (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British artist Colin Ware discovers that his fiancée, Vera, is going to marry another man. Distraught and despondent, he gets on a plane for America and ends up in the tiny town of Hope in New England. At first, Colin is depressed, but he soon ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: small town, romance, hotel, opposites attract, motel, mayor, sketch artist, starting over, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 10K
Forget Paris (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews is an American living in Paris who works for the airline he flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult ...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, talky, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: basketball, referee, romance, crumbling marriage, couple relations, falling in love, crisis, relationship vs career, couples, unlikely couple, singleness, midlife crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon-to-be-wed graduate student Finn Dodd develops cold feet when she suspects her fiancé is cheating on her. In order to clear her head, Finn visits her grandmother, Hy, and great aunt, Glady Joe Cleary, in Grasse, Calif. There, Finn learns that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, marriage, friendship, coming of age, grandmother, advice, americana, romance, self discovery, extramarital affair, marriage proposal, married couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, north carolina, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Forces of Nature (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, on the road, destiny, unlikely couple, storm, airplane, romance, opposites attract, single, travel, extramarital affair, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, hawaii, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Truth About Cats & Dogs (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A successful veterinarian and radio show host with low self-esteem asks her model friend to impersonate her when a handsome man wants to see her.
Style: witty, feel good, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dog, love, mistaken identity, veterinarian, blind date, art, romance, model, comedy of errors, hidden identity, love triangle, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, comedy of errors, buddies, couple relations, friendship, breakup, fall in love, love and romance, couples, battle of the sexes, looking for love, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Waiting to Exhale (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined ...
Style: clever, semi serious, touching, realistic, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: divorce, single mother, romance, friendship, best friends, feminism, suburbs, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, thirtysomething life, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.9
 209K
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, humorous, sentimental, 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 ⇓
41%
Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having ...
Style: witty, humorous, sexy, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: nurse, dentist, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, hidden identity, couple relations, love triangle, cons and scams, fall in love, couples, deception ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1950s
Place: new york, usa, mine, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 95K
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, sentimental, romantic, 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 ⇓
40%
 5.0
 6K
Lost & Found (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedy about finding your true love at any price. Dylan Ramsey resorts to snatching his beautiful neighbor's dog so he can spend time with her while they go on a phantom dog hunt. Succeeding in his plan, Dylan goes to return the pooch, only ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: restaurant, dog, ring, neighbor, screwball, romance, buddies, pets, opposites attract, friendship, looking for love, nothing goes right ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Beautiful Girls (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: During a snowy winter in the small fictional town of Knight"s Ridge, Massachusetts, a group of lifelong buddies hang out, drink and struggle to connect with the women who affect their decisions, dreams and desires.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: coming of age, small town, hometown, reunion, eating disorder, pianist, snow, buddies, human nature, romance, couple relations, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new england, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: feel good, romantic, sweet, funny, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, couple relations, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, fall in love, love story, love, destiny, male female relationship, motherhood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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