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The Perfect Man (2005)
 5.5
 27K
The Perfect Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Holly is tired of moving every time her mom Jean breaks up with yet another second-rate guy. To distract her mother from her latest bad choice, Holly conceives the perfect plan for the perfect man, an imaginary secret admirer who will romance Jean and boost her self-esteem.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, feel good, realistic, witty, semi serious, romantic, sweet, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: looking for love, single parent, single mother, matchmaking, secret admirer, teenage life, family relations, love and romance, fall in love, starting over, lifestyle, buddies, romance, family, cinderella story, parents and children, computers and web, resort, couples, breakup, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, mother, single, man-woman relation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, arizona, new jersey, san francisco

Most similar movies to The Perfect Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, family, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue and destiny mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like The Perfect Man: A Cinderella Story (2004), What a Girl Wants (2003), Because I Said So (2007), The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003), Material Girls (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Cinderella Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Montgomery is a tomboyish, unpopular girl at school. She has been text messaging a somebody named Nomad for a few months and he asks her to meet him at the Halloween dance at 11:00 in the middle of the dance floor. The only problem is, she must ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, teenage love, fall in love, high school, opposites attract, cinderella, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, youth, high school hunk, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
What a Girl Wants (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl, Daphne, heads to Europe in search of the father she's never met. But instead of finding a British version of her bohemian mother, she learns the love of her mom's life is an uptight politician. The only problem now is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, daughter, teenage girl, fish out of water, family relations, culture clash, hopes, social differences, lifestyle, fall in love, love and romance, american abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, new york, london, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Because I Said So (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In an effort to prevent family history from repeating itself, meddlesome mom Daphne Wilder attempts to set up her youngest daughter, Milly, with Mr. Right. Meanwhile, her other daughters try to keep their mom's good intentions under control.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, family relations, fall in love, single father, matchmaking, love triangle, mother, verbal byplay, mother daughter relationship, sibling relationship, new love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lizzie McGuire has graduated from middle school and takes a trip to Rome, Italy.
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, pre-teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, teenage life, romance, love and romance, musician's life, family, youth, disorder, hidden identity, teenage girl, high school life, rise to the top ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the teenager Mary Elizabeth Steppe, a.k.a. Lola, moves with her mother and two younger twin sisters from New York to the suburb of Dellwood, New Jersey, she has the feeling that her cultural and entertaining world ended. While in school, the ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, fish out of water, rivalry, romance, teenage life, coming of age, family relations, love and romance, showbiz, friendship, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.0
 21K
Material Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two wealthy sisters, both heiresses to their family's cosmetics fortune, are given a wake-up call when a scandal and ensuing investigation strip them of their wealth.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: fish out of water, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, downfall, wealth, rise to the top, rise and fall, disorder, ambition, family, sibling relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ 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: feel good, romantic, sweet, funny, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, couples, male female relationship, fall in love, love story, love, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 44K
The Rebound (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy, upon discovering her husband's infidelity while watching her son's birthday video, leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. She gets an apartment that's above a coffee house where she befriends one of the workers, Aram, a ...
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, single parent, romance, fall in love, starting over, nanny, love affair, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, family relations, age difference ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Wedding Date (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With the wedding of her younger sister fast approaching, Kat Ellis faces the undesirable prospect of traveling alone to London for the ceremony. While this is bad enough, Jeffrey, the man who left her as they moved closer to marriage, happens to be ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, sentimental, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, hidden identity, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, family gatherings, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Yours, Mine & Ours (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Admiral Frank Beardsley returns to New London to run the Coast Guard Academy, his last stop before a probable promotion to head the Guard. A widower with eight children, he runs a loving but tight ship, with charts and salutes. The kids long for a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: family, family life, siblings relations, parents and children, eccentric family, large family, blended family, mischievous children, opposites attract, couple relations, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 92K
The Switch (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An unmarried 40-year-old woman turns to a turkey baster in order to become pregnant. Seven years later, she reunites with her best friend, who has been living with a secret: he replaced her preferred sperm sample with his own.
Style: humorous, sentimental, funny, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: single parent, pregnancy, best friends, couples, child birth, artificial insemination, unfulfilled love, romance, singleness, male female friendship, unlikely friendships, little boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, michigan, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Failure to Launch (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem proud of it. Al and Sue are not happy, however, and are ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, light, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, opposites attract, unlikely couple, love and romance, living with parents, bondage, singleness, family relations, verbal byplay, fall in love, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alabama, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Billboard Dad (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: High above Hollywood Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are playing Matchmakers! One's a surfer. The other's a high diver. When these two sisters team up to find a new love for their newly single Dad, it's a fun-loving, eye-catching ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: family outing, date night, pre-teens
Plot: twins, matchmaking, single father, siblings relations, family in crisis, fall in love, parents and children, family, mischievous children, looking for love, singleness, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, opposites attract, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, workplace, thirtysomething life, self discovery, eligible bachelor, parents and children, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 4K
On the Line (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 'N Sync heartthrobs Lance Bass and Joey Fatone stretch their thespian muscles in their acting debut. A young man (Bass) is smitten with a girl (Emmanuelle Chriqui) he meets on a subway train and spends the rest of the movie trying to reunite ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: train, romance, friends, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, youth, couples, looking for love, fall in love, unlikely couple, unfulfilled love, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 58K
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: humorous, romantic, feel good, sweet, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, romance, love and romance, wooing, couples, miraculous event, wish come true, looking for love, singleness, fall in love, spell, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, new york, italy, manhattan new york city, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 19K
It Takes Two (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Identical 9-year-olds from very different backgrounds: orphaned Amanda and wealthy Alyssa meet at summer camp and decide to switch places -- and play matchmaker between Alyssa's dad, Roger, and the kind social worker who cares for Amanda.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sweet, funny ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, chick flick
Plot: twins, family, mischievous children, orphan, single parent, summer camp, social worker, fall in love, siblings relations, social differences, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
3 Men and a Little Lady (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, parents and children, family relations, family problems, love and romance, fall in love, custody, buddies, single parent, male female relationship, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.5
 41K
One Fine Day (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Melanie Parker, an architect and mother of Sammy, and Jack Taylor, a newspaper columnist and father of Maggie, are both divorced. They meet one morning when overwhelmed Jack is left unexpectedly with Maggie and forgets that Melanie was to take her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: single parent, opposites attract, screwball, single father, parenthood, parents and children, nothing goes right, looking for love, disorder, fall in love, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, love triangle, comedy of errors, breakup, friendship, looking for love, dishonesty, couple relations, battle of the sexes, male female relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, small town, romance, love and romance, love affair, starting over, looking for love, fall in love, hotel, couple relations, breakup, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Christmas in the Clouds (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A classic comedy of mistaken identity and romance set during the holiday season at a ski resort that is owned and operated by a Native American Nation. Shot on location at The Sundance Resort in Utah, this is the first contemporary romantic comedy ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: resort, hotel, christmas, cooking and food, love and romance, fall in love, nothing goes right, looking for sex, goofy hero, romance, singleness, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 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: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenage love, romance, youth, love and romance, friendship, society, fall in love, family problems, looking for love, teenage life, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Author! Author! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A broadway playwright is burning the candle at both ends. He is dealing with pressure from a production nearing premiere, a wife who is leaving him, and 5 children 4 of which belong to her.
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: playwright, single parent, love and romance, parents and children, children, starting over, large family, actress, couples, disorder, family problems, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Perfect Holiday (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl turns to a department store Santa in the hopes that he will help find a new husband for her divorced mother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids
Plot: family, romance, fish out of water, couples, disorder, looking for love, family relations, single parent, couple relations, love and romance, parents and children, christmas ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 108K
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: humorous, feel good, funny, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: fall in love, single parent, love and romance, opposites attract, family, resort, parents and children, mischievous children, youth, family values, children, father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, hawaii, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.2
 680
Puppy Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When single mom Megan Nolan moves to a new town, she feels guilty for uprooting her ten-year-old daughter Caitlin. Seeing that the little girl's only friend is a neighbor's dog, Megan decides to adopt a shelter pet for Caitlin. She ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, family, parents and children, romance, family relations, love and romance, hopes, single parent, lifestyle, pets, dog, single mother
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Falling for Grace (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Grace is a Chinese American who longs to be a part of New York's high society. At a socialite event, she is mistaken for a Hong Kong heiress and meets her Prince Charming. Nothing is as it seems absorbing drama. What will happen to this ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, fall in love, hopes, city life, eligible bachelor, disorder, couples, dishonesty, interracial relations, romance, urban, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 99K
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, romantic, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: destiny, love and romance, true love, fall in love, looking for love, hopes, coincidence, serendipity, friendship, against the odds, lovers reunited, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 77K
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, realistic, feel good, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: new year, singleness, love and romance, looking for love, couples, starting over, couple relations, hopes, new year's eve, multiple storylines, meaningful kiss, caterer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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