Movies like Mr. Wonderful

If you like "Mr. Wonderful" you are looking for humorous, semi serious and touching movies about / with romance, bowling, opposites attract, starting over, relationships, self discovery and infidelity themes of Comedy and Romance genre shot in USA.
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Mr. Wonderful (1993)
 5.9
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Mr. Wonderful
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, romantic, feel good, sexy, light, surprise ending, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, bowling, opposites attract, starting over, relationships, self discovery, infidelity, divorce, couple relations, happy ending, looking for love, mentor, bowling alley, alimony, friendship, professor, fall in love, love and romance, couples, catastrophe, dialogue, destiny, buddies, family, adaptation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, california

Most similar movies to Mr. Wonderful

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and romantic films with plots about dialogue, catastrophe, love and romance, runaway, romance, mentor and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Mr. Wonderful: Mr. Jealousy (1997), If Lucy Fell (1996), Naked in New York (1993), Angie (1994), A Smile Like Yours (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mr. Jealousy
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: humorous, clever, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, comedy of errors, fall in love, relationships, screwball, hidden identity, teacher, unlikely couple, dialogue driven, dialogue, writers ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, iowa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 4.9
 4K
If Lucy Fell
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: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, best friends, artist, relationships, self discovery, urban, mentor, looking for love, writers, singleness, destiny, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   74%
 
Naked in New York
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: college, coming of age, fall in love, marriage, relationships, gay, romance, city life, male nudity, writers, actor's life, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   84%
 
 5.4
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Angie
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, working class, fall in love, adoption, family life, romance, single parent, life philosophy, opposites attract, family, relationships, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   72%
 
A Smile Like Yours
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, pregnancy, single parent, unlikely couple, clinic, battle of the sexes, adoption, crumbling marriage, mentor, opposites attract, boss and employee, dialogue ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   68%
 
Forces of Nature
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: road movie, feel good, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, wedding, destiny, marriage, road trip, on the road, unlikely couple, natural disaster, opposites attract, love story, happy ending, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, hawaii, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   67%
 
Someone Like You...
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jane Goodale has everything going for her. She's a producer on a popular daytime talk show, and is in a hot romance with the show's dashing executive producer Ray. But when the relationship goes terribly awry, Jane begins an extensive ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, cheerleading, unlikely couple, relationships, happy ending, love story, battle of the sexes, urban, women, couple relations, looking for love, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   78%
 
 6.4
 10K
Forget Paris
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, humorous, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, basketball, marriage, crumbling marriage, couple relations, love story, happy ending, destiny, relationship vs career, relationships, couples, unlikely couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   70%
 
Overnight Delivery
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, not serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, on the road, road trip, buddies, love story, unlikely couple, bar, opposites attract, cheating, college, dialogue ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota, usa, new jersey, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   52%
 
 5.7
 4K
Speechless
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A romantic comedy. Michael Keaton and Geena Davis are speechwriters for competing political campaigns. Witty and amusing for the political junkies amongst us.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, politics, unlikely couple, store, love story, battle of the sexes, journalism, opposites attract, writers, destiny, political, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   60%
 
The Pallbearer
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: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, high school, love triangle, comedy of errors, college, adolescence vs adulthood, unlikely friendships, twentysomething life, love and romance, relationships, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   62%
 
Two Can Play That Game
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: humorous, talky, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: romance, cheating, battle of the sexes, women, couple relations, looking for love, mentor, ambition, love and romance, happy ending, relationships, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   58%
 
Grumpier Old Men
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A family wedding reignites the ancient feud between next-door neighbors and fishing buddies John and Max. Meanwhile, a sultry Italian divorcée opens a restaurant at the local bait shop, alarming the locals who worry she'll scare the fish away. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Plot: romance, friendship, fish, vengeance, buddies, wedding, marriage, revenge, parents and children, couples, destiny, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   59%
 
'Til There Was You
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: semi serious, feel good, romantic, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, loneliness, farce, urban, single parent, destiny, love story, opposites attract, relationships, writing, happy ending, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   68%
 
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Whipped
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three to one may sound like fairly good odds, but it depends on the game. When the "one" is one very irresistible woman and the "three" are three hopelessly smitten guys, the deck is pretty stacked. In the battle of the sexes, ...
Style: humorous, sexual, sexy, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, buddies, strong sexual content, femme fatale, sex, battle of the sexes, stereotypes, dialogue, couple relations, love triangle, stupidity, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   50%
 
The Beautician and the Beast
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story follows the misadventures of a New York City beautician who is mistakenly hired as the school teacher for the children of the president of a small Eastern European country.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: romance, culture clash, unlikely couple, opposites attract, social differences, family, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water, fall in love, dictator, female protagonist, beautician ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, eastern europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   67%
 
The Truth About Cats & Dogs
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, touching, romantic, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, dog, mistaken identity, love, radio, friendship, comedy of errors, hidden identity, love triangle, love story, looking for love, relationships ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   48%
 
Crossing Delancey
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, touching, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, jewish, looking for love, matchmaking, judaism, relationships, parents and children, loneliness, love story, urban, singleness, writers ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   60%
 
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Cousins
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, romantic, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, infidelity, wedding, love, friendship, couple relations, dysfunctional family, adultery, destiny, marriage, eccentric family, family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   55%
 
 5.4
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Hope Springs
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, romantic, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, small town, hotel, opposites attract, starting over, culture clash, happy ending, couple relations, pornography, looking for love, family, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
That Old Feeling
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, wedding, fall in love, artists and showbiz, destiny, dishonesty, screwball, divorce, love and romance, family, chase, dialogue ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   55%
 
 6.4
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Ed's Next Move
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, genetics, opposites attract, urban, starting over, introspection, self discovery, finnish, looking for love, life philosophy, love affair ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, wisconsin, usa, san francisco, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   53%
 
Frankie and Johnny
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, sentimental, touching, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, infidelity, loneliness, greek, starting over, gay, love story, relationships, cafe, adultery, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
 6.9
 95K
Serendipity
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: touching, romantic, semi serious, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: destiny, romance, shopping, wedding, best friends, love story, happy ending, true love, urban, serendipity, relationships, lovers reunited ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   60%
 
I Love You, Don't Touch Me!
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, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, betrayal, looking for love, relationships, women, virginity, love and romance, runaway, love, couples, loneliness, death ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   53%
 
Waiting to Exhale
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: touching, sexy, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, romance, divorce, adultery, best friends, women, feminism, unlikely friendships, couple relations, suburbs, relationships, stereotypes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   55%
 
How to Make an American Quilt
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, marriage, friendship, romance, coming of age, wedding, infidelity, women, self discovery, adultery, relationships, interracial romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: north carolina, usa, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   40%
 
 5.8
 6K
Gray Matters
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, fall in love, gay, gays and lesbians, relationships, lesbian, friendship, nudity (topless - notable), love triangle, stereotypes, dialogue, homosexuality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   40%
 
 5.9
 6K
About Adam
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A waitress falls for a handsome customer who seduces her, her two sisters, her brother, and her brother's girlfriend.
Style: sexy, witty, clever, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, romance, sex, betrayal, marriage, irish, sisters, wedding, fall in love, relationships, pornography, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
Going the Distance
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Erin and Garrett are very much in love. When Erin moves to San Francisco to finish her journalism degree and Garrett stays behind in New York to work in the music industry, they gamely keep the romance alive with webcams and frequent-flyer miles. ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, sex, phone sex, intern, masturbation, relationships, couple relations, newspaper, marriage, drugs/alcohol, love affair, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, new york, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   38%
 
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