Movies like My Life in Ruins

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My Life in Ruins (2009)
 5.9
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My Life in Ruins (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Greek tour guide named Georgia attempts to recapture her kefi (Greek for mojo) by guiding a ragtag group of tourists around Greece and showing them the beauty of her native land. Along the way, she manages to open their eyes to the wonders of an exotic foreign land while beginning to see the world through a new set of eyes in the process.
Style: sentimental, funny, romantic, feel good, humorous, light, sweet, entertaining, inspirational, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: tour guide, workplace romance, romance, hospital, love and romance, looking for love, nothing goes right, singleness, love affair, disorder, fish out of water, hopes, drinking alcohol, drinking, greek, life philosophy, beach, viagra, tour bus, stereotypes, male female relationship, romantic relationship, workplace situations, women, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, athens greece, hawaii, australia, san francisco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out romantic, humorous, feel good and realistic films with plots about couples, romance, love and romance, love story, relationships, mentor and life philosophy mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like My Life in Ruins: Leap Year (2010), The Holiday (2006), My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002), When in Rome (2010), Under the Tuscan Sun (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Leap Year (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When yet another anniversary passes without a marriage proposal from her boyfriend, Anna decides to take action. Aware of a Celtic tradition that allows women to pop the question on Feb. 29, she plans to follow her lover to Dublin and ask him to ...
Style: sweet, touching, sentimental, funny, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, initially antagonists, couples, irish, road trip, countryside, proposal, love triangle, love affair, beautiful scenery, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: ireland, europe, wales, boston, united states ...
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93%
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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, light, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: christmas, love and romance, fall in love, holiday, couples, happy ending, looking for love, vacation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, christmas party, snow, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, england, london, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, funny, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, wedding, culture clash, mother daughter relationship, greek, wedding preparations and rituals, parent child relationship, social awkwardness, parents and children, prejudice, unlikely couple, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, greece, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 61K
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, feel good, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: romance, fall in love, love, love and romance, couples, miraculous event, wooing, wish come true, looking for love, singleness, true love, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, europe, new york, italy, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Under the Tuscan Sun (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After a rough divoce, Frances, a 35 year old book editor from San Francisco takes a tour of Tuscany at the urgings of her friends. On a whim she buys Bramasole, a run down villa in the Tuscan countryside and begins to piece her life together ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, scenic, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: tourist, vineyard, journey, friendship, divorce, small town, depression, romance, fish out of water, pregnancy, hopes, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tuscany, italy, europe, rome italy, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 210K
The Ugly Truth (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an ...
Style: sexy, feel good, witty, funny, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, romance, love and romance, womanizer, battle of the sexes, looking for love, workplace, love story, relationships, sex aid, teaching the ways of the world, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, los angeles, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 21K
Only You (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A childhood incident has convinced Faith Corvatch that her true love is a guy named "Damon Bradley," but she has yet to meet him. Preparing to settle down and marry a foot doctor, Faith impulsively flies to Venice when it seems that she ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, love and romance, destiny, true love, love triangle, disorder, romance, looking for love, couple relations, unfulfilled love, love affair, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, venice, europe, rome italy, pittsburgh ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A love story set in Manhattan, where a florist who abides by a strict five-date-limit with any man finds herself wanting more with the new restaurateur in town.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, love affair, valentine's day, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, thirtysomething life, couples, couple relations, romance, unfulfillment, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.4
 226K
Mamma Mia! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Set on an idyllic Greek island, the plot serves as a background for a wealth of ABBA hit songs. Donna, an independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on the island is about to let go of Sophie, the spirited young daughter she's raised ...
Style: romantic, stylized, sentimental, not serious, lyrical ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, parents and children, single parent, free spirited, love and romance, ex couple relations, family reunited, family secret, meet the parents, eccentric family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: greece, europe, new york
⇓ 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, fall in love, couples, lifestyle, artificial insemination, love story, romance, looking for love, male female relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.4
 171
Life's an Itch (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A married man reaches the point where he questions everything: career, creativity and even his marriage. Hilarious complications and temptations arise when his wife invites her open-minded (and very sexy) yoga instructor to stay in the guest house ...
Style: humorous, captivating, funny, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, romance, love and romance, couples, crumbling marriage, love, yoga, husband wife relationship, yoga instructor, male female relationship, love affair, romantic relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.1
 6K
Lost & Found (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 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, feel good, sentimental, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: restaurant, neighbor, romance, dog, opposites attract, buddies, love and romance, friendship, unfulfilled love, looking for love, nothing goes right, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.7
 83K
New Year's Eve (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: new year, new year's eve, love and romance, singleness, looking for love, hopes, lifestyle, starting over, multiple storylines, couple relations, couples, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.7
 116K
Valentine's Day (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: More than a dozen Angelenos navigate Valentine's Day from early morning until midnight. Three couples awake together, but each relationship will sputter; are any worth saving? A grade-school boy wants flowers for his first true love; two high ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, valentine's day, looking for love, couple relations, fall in love, florist, multiple storylines, love triangle, love affair, couples, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, southern california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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, fall in love, unlikely couple, love, couple relations, love and romance, battle of the sexes, love story, wooing, initially antagonists, journalist, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
That Awkward Moment (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Best pals Jason and Daniel indulge in casual flings and revel in their carefree, unattached lives. After learning that the marriage of their friend Mikey is over, they gladly welcome him back into their circle. The three young men make a pact to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, friendship between men, friendship, looking for sex, male friendship, three friends, relationships, male objectification, buddies, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.1
 157K
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, fall in love, opposites attract, love story, love and romance, couple relations, love, unlikely couple, bridesmaid, wedding planner, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Sweeter Side of Life (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pampered Manhattan housewife Desiree Harper has it all. That is until her husband unexpectedly dumps her for his acupuncturist. Faced with an airtight prenup, Desiree reluctantly lands a job making cupcakes at her father's bakery in Flemington, ...
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating, romantic, feel good ...
Plot: love and romance, starting over, homecoming, looking for love, couples, family relations, disorder, fish out of water, misfit, couple relations, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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 6.3
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16 to Life (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Romantic comedy. A small town teenager's angst about sexual inexperience drives a comic quest for love and understanding on a birthday to end all birthdays.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: farce, affection, matchmaking, teenage life, looking for love, youth, love and romance, couples, singleness, small town, self discovery, first love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iowa, usa, midwest, china, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.5
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Blended (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a bad blind date, a man and woman find themselves stuck together at a resort for families, where their attractions grows as their respective kids benefit from the burgeoning relationship.
Style: feel good, funny, light, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: fall in love, single parent, love and romance, family, opposites attract, family vacation, youth, resort, parents and children, single father, coincidence, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, africa, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Matchmaker's Playbook (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Wingman rule number one: don’t fall for a client.
Style: light, sweet, colourful, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: sex scene, relationships, love and romance, passion, friendship, jealousy, mentor, college, romantic relationship, love affair, love story, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Two Weeks Notice (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dedicated environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson goes to work for billionaire George Wade as part of a deal to preserve a community center. Indecisive and weak-willed George grows dependent on Lucy's guidance on everything from legal matters to ...
Style: romantic, light, funny, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, romance, unlikely couple, looking for love, workplace romance, boss and employee, opposites attract, billionaire, love and romance, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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: light, romantic, sentimental, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, wedding planner, love and romance, couple relations, true love, love triangle, looking for love, romance, destiny, lifestyle, arranged marriage, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Relationship Status: It's Complicated (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Ben is about to marry Juliette. His quiet, ordered life will fall to pieces when he meets up again with the person he secretly wants to see the most: Vanessa, the high school bombshell who never so much as looked in his direction. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, love triangle, obsession, romance, love and romance, couples, thirtysomething life, love story, love affair, romantic rivalry, romantic relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.7
 305K
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, funny, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, boss and employee, workplace romance, initially antagonists, happy ending, fake marriage, love story, marriage of convenience, relationships, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, new york, canada, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
What's Your Number? (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ally Darling (Anna Faris) is realizing she's a little lost in life. Her latest romance has just fizzled out, and she's just been fired from her marketing job. Then she reads an eye-opening magazine article that warns that 96 percent of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sexy, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: true love, supportive friend, love and romance, looking for love, couples, wedding preparations and rituals, lifestyle, womanizer, friendship, romance, layoff, ex couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
He's Just Not That Into You (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Remember that really cute guy who said he'd call – and didn't? Maybe he lost your number. Maybe he's in the hospital. Maybe he's awed by your beauty, brains or success. Or maybe... he's just not that into you.
Style: romantic, sexy, humorous, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: women, singleness, love affair, single woman, looking for love, battle of the sexes, infidelity, couple relations, teaching the ways of the world, romance, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: baltimore, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.9
 31K
Must Love Dogs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Sarah Nolan is a newly divorced woman cautiously rediscovering romance with the enthusiastic but often misguided help of her well-meaning family. As she braves a series of hilarious disastrous mismatches and first dates, Sarah begins to trust her ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: internet dating, divorce, pets, dating, romance, looking for love, couples, singleness, family life, dog, family relations, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.3
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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, marriage, priest, farce, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, nothing goes right, family relations, disorder, couple relations, church, ten commandments ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Lust for Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Winning your childhood sweetheart can create more problems than it solves.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, funny, captivating ...
Plot: love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, couples, wooing, best friends, love affair, relationship problems, sexual humor, romantic triangle, male female relationship, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%