Movies like Peggy Sue Got Married

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 6.3
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Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Peggy Sue faints at a Highschool reunion. When she wakes up she finds herself in her own past, just before she finished school.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized, sweet, touching, melancholic, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: high school, time travel, high school reunion, americana, destiny, romance, introspection, couple relations, road not taken, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, teenage life, society, youth, cold relationship, fainting, one more chance, eligible bachelor, foreknowledge, sleazy, childhood sweetheart, lifestyle, divorce ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1950s, future, 80s
Place: california, new jersey

Most similar movies to Peggy Sue Got Married

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, touching and sentimental films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, destiny, catastrophe, dialogue and mentor mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Peggy Sue Got Married: The Family Man (2000), Shag - More Dancing (1989), Before You Say 'I Do' (2009), Camille Rewinds (2012), It Could Happen to You (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.7
 94K
The Family Man (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jack's lavish, fast-paced lifestyle changes one Christmas night when he stumbles into a grocery store holdup and disarms the gunman. The next morning he wakes up in bed lying next to Kate, his college sweetheart he left in order to pursue his ...
Style: sincere, touching, feel good, sweet, inspirational ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: road not taken, christmas, rich and poor, destiny, family life, life changing experience, family relations, midlife crisis, workaholic, singleness, angel, second chance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shag - More Dancing (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Summer of 1963. Carson is getting married to her boyfriend so her friends Melaina, Pudge and Luanne take her to Myrtle Beach for one last irresponsible weekend.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, coming of age, beach, best friends, romance, young lovers, boyfriend, summer, couple relations, looking for love, looking for sex, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Before You Say 'I Do' (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: George Murray's fiancée Jane Gardner gets cold feet after accepting his ring, terrorized by her first wedding with Doug, who cheated that very day with their wedding coordinator. After a car crash, George finds himself 10 years in the past, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, time travel, changing the past or future, wooing, romance, hopes, imaginary, couple relations, road not taken, unfulfillment, couples, event planner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Camille Rewinds (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Camille was only sixteen and still in high school when she fell in love with Eric, another student. They later married and a child and were happy for a while. But now twenty-five years have passed and Eric leaves her for a younger woman. Bitter and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, second chance, high school, youth, parents and children, changing the past or future, teenage love, teenage life, imaginary, love and romance, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 2000s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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It Could Happen to You (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Charlie Lang is a simple, kindhearted New York City cop. When he realizes he has no money to tip waitress Yvonne Biasi, Lang offers her half the winnings of his lottery ticket. Amazingly, the ticket happens to be a winner, in the sum of $4 million. ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lottery ticket, love triangle, romance, rise to the top, hopes, love and romance, greed, lottery, kindness, generosity, price of fame, love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Heavenly Kid (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Bobby dies in a car accident he is not allowed to enter heaven but has to stay in one of the lower levels until he has worked enough as an guardian angel in order to deserve paradise. One of his jobs is Lenny, a gifted boy, who loves his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: afterlife, destiny, unlikely couple, impossible love, love and romance, supernatural, teenage life, high school, supernatural romance, friendship, ghost, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 3K
For Keeps? (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Darcy, editor at her highschool paper, and her long-term boyfriend Stan are in their last months of school and already have found places in good colleges. Recently they started to sleep with each other and, surprise, surprise, Darcy gets pregnant. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, adoption, pregnancy, coming of age, romance, college, babies and infants, small town, single parent, young lovers, school, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 13K
Lucas (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends -- Cappie, an older-brother figure, and Maggie, the new girl with whom he is in love -- fall for each other.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, kids
Plot: high school, coming of age, underdog, cheerleading, friendship, high school life, romance, teenage life, sport team, hopes, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 58K
Sliding Doors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gwyneth Paltrow plays London publicist Helen, effortlessly sliding between parallel storylines that show what happens if she does or does not catch a train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Deception. Trust. Friendship. Comedy. ...
Style: clever, semi serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, road not taken, chance, destiny, romance, dishonesty, breakup, love affair, time travel, marketing, double life, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, europe, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 9K
How to Deal (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mandy Moore stars as Halley, a young hip high school student who's convinced true love doesn't exist based on the crazy relationships around her. Her mother is divorcing her father who is dating a younger woman Halley can't stand. Her ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teen angst, high school, teenage love, romance, friendship, drugs/alcohol, coming of age, suburbs, teenage life, pregnancy, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Murphy's Romance (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Emma is a divorced woman with a teen aged boy who moves into a small town and tries to make a go of a horse ranch. Murphy is the town druggist who steers business her way. Things are going along predictably until her ex husband shows up, needing a ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: small town, horse ranch, single mother, romance, single parent, divorce, starting over, unlikely couple, couple relations, eligible bachelor, friendship, fall in love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Twice Upon a Yesterday (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Spain, France, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Victor Bukowski is an out-of-work actor with problems. He's got a lousy agent, he has a habit of falling out with directors and he's still in love with his ex-girlfriend. However, Victor is about to embark on an unexpected emotional ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, love, actor, time travel, romance, couple relations, love affair, friends, fall in love, love and romance, couples, hopes ...
Place: india, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Wedding Wish (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high-school girl makes a wish to marry her crush, the star of the football team who doesn't even know she's alive. Then a solar eclipse magically transports them 17 years into the future to the day of their wedding.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, touching
Plot: time travel, true love, high school, romance, school, high school life, store, love and romance, youth, destiny, teenage life, hopes ...
Time: 30s, 90s, 1990s
Place: kindergarten
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 27K
L.A. Story (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the help of a talking freeway billboard, a "wacky weatherman" tries to win the heart of an English newspaper reporter, who is struggling to make sense of the strange world of early-90s Los Angeles.
Style: surreal, clever, humorous, talky, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: weatherman, romance, self discovery, looking for love, unemployment, duel, city life, urban, love and romance, couples, couple relations, true love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Story of Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben and Katie Jordan are a married couple who go through hard times in fifteen years of marriage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, couple relations, relationships, love, happy ending, women, infidelity, family drama, divorce, crumbling marriage, introspection, love of one's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Still Breathing (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two lost souls: she a con-artist in L.A.; he a puppeteer in San Antonio have the same dream linking each with the other. He travels to L.A. to find this woman he has become obsessed with. She resists, afraid of his kooky ideas until she travels with ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, dream, bar, romance, fall in love, city life, fish out of water, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, urban, love triangle ...
Place: texas, california, los angeles, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.1
 41K
Moonstruck (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cher is devastatingly funny, sinuous and beautiful as Loretta, an unlucky-in-love Italian widow who finds romance through the intervention of the Manhattan moon. With her wedding to a close friend just weeks away, she meets - and falls hopelessly in ...
Style: talky, touching, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, italian restaurant, infidelity, romance, urban, lover, full moon, love letter, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 21K
Mystic Pizza (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in Mystic Connecticut.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: coming of age, small town, coming-of-age, lobster, commitment, romance, best friends, siblings relations, small town life, hopes, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, connecticut, usa, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
Prelude to a Kiss (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship, something supernatural happens that tests it.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, terminal illness, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love at first sight, destiny, couple relations, looking for love, supernatural, love affair, true love, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 4K
Cooley High (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the mid-1960s, a group of high school friends who live on the Near North Side of Chicago enjoy life to the fullest...parties, hanging out, meeting new friends. Then life changes for two of the guys when they meet a pair of career criminals and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, high school, gambling, teenage life, cadillac, friends, youth, high school life, hopes, love and romance, society, black american ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Baby It's You (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1966 New Jersey, Jill Rosen, a frustrated high schooler, is intrigued by an enigmatic new student known only as the Sheik. Sheik is an Italian whose primary interests are his car, Frank Sinatra, and Jill. At first she is taken aback by his ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, college, coming of age, high school, innocence lost, forbidden love, unlikely couple, college life, romance, teenage life, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new jersey, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.4
 71K
Kate & Leopold (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When her scientist ex-boyfriend discovers a portal to travel through time -- and brings back a 19th-century nobleman named Leopold to prove it -- a skeptical Kate reluctantly takes responsibility for showing Leopold the 21st century. The more time ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, fairy tale, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, manners, destiny, romance, love and romance, disorder, supernatural, fall in love, portal, supernatural romance, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century, future, contemporary, victorian era ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recent high school graduate is faced with two options, either go to a business school where his father wants him to go to, or get a full time job. However he decides to defy his father and go to Hawaii. Trouble is he has no money. Along the way he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: high school, best friends, coming of age, school, friendship, buddies, college, romance, young lovers, self discovery, suburbs, looking for sex ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 1960s, 80s
Place: hawaii, usa, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
Lord Love a Duck (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: From his prison cell, young Alan Musgrave (Roddy McDowell) relates his experiences of the previous year dedicated to fulfilling every whim of beautiful and self-absorbed high school senior Barbara Ann Greene played by Tuesday Weld.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, dark humor ...
Audience: date night
Plot: high school, teenager, misfit, best friends, supernatural ability, desire for fame, high school life, suburbs, romance, teenage life, society, youth ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 64K
Pretty in Pink (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Andie is an outcast, hanging out either with her older boss, who owns the record store where she works, or her quirky high school classmate Duckie, who has a crush on her. When one of the rich and popular kids at school, Blane, asks Andie out, it ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: friendship, high school, record store, slumber party, teenage love, love, romance, prom, family, cult, social differences, outcast ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: massachusetts, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 12K
TiMER (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When implanted in a person's wrist, a TiMER counts down to the day the wearer finds true love. But Oona O'Leary faces the rare dilemma of a blank TiMER. Her soul mate - whoever and wherever he is - has yet to have a TiMER implanted. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, romance, looking for love, singleness, arranged marriage, true love, fall in love, hopes, love and romance, couples, siblings relations, twentysomething life ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 18K
Return to Me (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: It took a lot of cajoling to get Bob (Duchovny), a recently widowed architect, to go on a blind date at a quirky Irish-Italian eatery. Once there, he's smitten instantly not with his date but with the sharp-witted waitress, Grace (Driver). ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, romance, transplant, fall in love, veterinarian, love of one's life, hopes, marriage, love and romance, couples, golden years, dealing with death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young tomboy, Watts, finds her feelings for her best friend, Keith, run deeper than just friendship when he gets a date with the most popular girl in school.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: high school, school, coming of age, tomboy, best friend, love triangle, friendship, opposites attract, romance, buddies, teenage life, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.7
 16K
Drive Me Crazy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicole and Chase live next door to each other but are worlds apart. However, they plot a scheme to date each other in order to attract the interest and jealousy of their respective romantic prey. But in the mist of planning a gala centennial ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: prom, opposites attract, high school, school, high school life, love and romance, teenage life, youth, friendship, misfit, romance, school dance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 ⇓
21%
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