Movies like Phat Girlz

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Phat Girlz (2006)
 3.2
 9K
Phat Girlz (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two plus-sized ladies meet the men of their dreams in the most unexpected of ways.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, inspirational, sentimental, touching, realistic, idiotic, ridiculous, cult film ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: fashion, friendship, looking for love, follow your dream, self discovery, fall in love, african american, female protagonist, depression, women, physical appearance, cinderella story, prejudice, life philosophy, friends, romance, love and romance, hopes, workplace romance, couples, lifestyle, opposites attract, rise to the top, introspection, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, africa, nigeria, california

Most similar movies to Phat Girlz

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, looking for love, lifestyle, fall in love and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Phat Girlz: Heavy Petting (2007), The Holiday (2006), Hair Show (2004), On the Line (2001), Crossing Delancey (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Heavy Petting (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charlie thinks he's met the perfect woman, but in order to be with her, he must first get past her dog. Just when he thinks all is lost, he realizes that he loves the dog too! Now he must do everything he can to keep them both.
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: dog, couple relations, lifestyle, wooing, looking for love, animal life, couples, pets, love and romance, romance, human animal relationship, cleavage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.9
 223K
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, romantic, sentimental, humorous, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, happy ending, couples, snow, vacation, christmas party, lifestyle change, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, california, los angeles, london, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 5.1
 6K
Hair Show (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Peaches, a hair stylist from Baltimore, and her estranged sister, Angela, the owner of an upscale salon in Beverly Hills, get reacquainted when Peaches decides to attend a celebration for Angela in LA. The reunion is bittersweet and worsens when ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, semi serious, biting ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: beauty salon, female protagonist, friendship, follow your dream, opposites attract, family business, ambition, reunion, culture clash, working class, contests and competitions, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 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: humorous, not serious, touching, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, youth, music band, looking for love, teenage love, thirtysomething life, workplace romance, teenage life, singleness, friendship, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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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, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, opposites attract, love and romance, fall in love, parents and children, thirtysomething life, self discovery, workplace, unfulfilled love, eligible bachelor, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 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, looking for love, true love, coincidence, fall in love, hopes, serendipity, friendship, against the odds, lovers reunited, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, california, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Third Wheel (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The clumsy and shy Stanley is a nice fellow, beloved by his colleagues in the office. He has a crush on the gorgeous new-hire Diana, but he has difficulties to get close to her. When Stanley finally invites Diana for a date, he hits the homeless ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, opposites attract, dishonesty, hidden identity, wooing, disorder, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, love and romance, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.5
 557
Intern (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young, underappreciated intern at the ultra-hip magazine Skirt must learn to deal with kissy-face phoniness, model tantrums and bulimic editors, while trying to steal the heart of a dashing British art director from the grips of a supermodel.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fashion model, fashion, lifestyle, ambition, workplace, fall in love, rise to the top, love triangle, looking for love, opposites attract, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 752
Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, introspection, starting over, lifestyle, looking for love, couples, wooing, hopes, sexual relations, couple relations, romance, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.1
 146K
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, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, couple relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, boss and employee, love triangle, looking for love, love story, bridesmaid, romance, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.6
 4K
Party Girl (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Although Mary has little income, she still finds ways to spend her nights at clubs. After being arrested for throwing an illegal rave, she asks her aunt Judy for bail money. Judy then finds Mary a job at her library so that Mary can repay her. ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, lebanese, library, party, librarian, disorder, couples, godparent, society, social differences, youth, opposites attract ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: nanny, love and romance, christmas, comedy of errors, lifestyle, fall in love, workplace, family relations, dishonesty, couples, disorder, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Cemetery Club (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of three Pittsburgh widows who meet every year to visit their husband's graves and talk about perspectives in their lives.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, aging, widow, elderly, love and romance, female friendship, lifestyle, dealing with death, human nature, cemetery, friends, family relations ...
Time: 50s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Denise Calls Up (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends in New York, working away at their PCs and laptops, keep in touch exclusively by phone and fax. They are all too busy to meet face to face. Gale plays matchmaker, by phone, to Jerry and Barbara who, in turn, hit it off beautifully ...
Style: humorous, ironic, satirical, dark humor, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, telephone, love and romance, looking for love, pregnancy, self discovery, technology, masturbation, answering machine, eccentricity, loneliness, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.8
 455
A New Life (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Steve Giardino, an abrasive workaholic Wall Streeter, and his wife Jackie divorce after twenty-six years of marriage and find themselves thrust back into the dating world in middle age and in search of a new life.
Style: sentimental, realistic, feel good, sitcom, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dating, breakup, family relations, friends, couples, looking for love, ego clash, terminal illness, midlife crisis, singleness, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 419
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, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, love triangle, unlikely couple, solitary, city life, fall in love, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, singleness, love affair, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: wisconsin, new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.5
 731
Girl Play (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two real-life lesbian actresses meet by chance when they are cast as lovers in a local stage play, and end up actually falling in love. Robin, who is married to her girlfriend for half a dozen years, and Lacie, someone who never had a lasting ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, actor's life, self discovery, love affair, fall in love, couple relations, infidelity, couples, looking for love, lifestyle, showbiz, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Miss Firecracker (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A girl from Yazoo City, Mississippi pins all her hopes on winning the local beauty pageant.
Style: witty, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, underdog, beauty pageant, contests and competitions, love and romance, human nature, cons and scams, parents and children, fall in love, youth, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
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, witty, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, friendship, love triangle, comedy of errors, looking for love, breakup, battle of the sexes, couple relations, dishonesty, male female relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.4
 133K
Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name, and regain their status, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: music band, singing competition, music, friendship, best friends, college, dialogue, romance, twists & turns, college life, social relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.5
 15K
Beauty Shop (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: You thought you'd heard it all in the barbershop, but you haven't heard anything yet - the women get their own chance to shampoo, shine, and speak their minds in Beauty Shop.
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: single parent, workplace situations, ambition, culture clash, beauty salon, boss, small business, women, adaptation, vengeance, school, underdog ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, humorous, realistic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, love affair, valentine's day, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, fall in love, romance, couple relations, couples, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 4K
Casual Sex? (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two girls go away to a holiday resort looking for a change of pace, hoping to meet some nice men for a change. They discover that they can't find the perfect man, and this forces them to reconsider their attitudes to men in general.
Style: sexual, semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: resort, friends, sex, battle of the sexes, dating, romance, looking for love, buddies, couples, looking for sex, singleness, love affair ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 2K
Marigold (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film follows the story of Marigold Lexton, an American actress who gets stranded in Mumbai and lands a minor role in a Bollywood musical. She meets Prem, the film's choreographer, and undergoes a personal transformation as she experiences ...
Style: feel good, realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bollywood, hollywood, culture clash, opposites attract, actor's life, showbiz, looking for love, couples, disorder, fish out of water, love triangle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, small town, romance, love affair, love and romance, starting over, looking for love, fall in love, hotel, couple relations, breakup, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 3K
Caffeine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fanciful battle of the sexes ensues when the relationships of the staff and patrons of a quirky London café are unexpectedly turned upside down by sudden revelations of terribly embarrassing secrets having to do with their sexual misadventures.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: drug abuse, friendship, looking for love, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, romance, love and romance, twentysomething life, couples, disorder, family relations, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, touching, feel good, light, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, couple relations, artificial insemination, romance, looking for love, couples, male female relationship, fall in love, love story, love, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.4
 11K
Ten Inch Hero (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four friends search for love and happiness while working at a California sandwich shop.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: looking for love, friends, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, restaurant, young people, love story, twentysomething life, casual sex, seduction, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.9
 5K
Mr. Wrong (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A single and lonely woman finds the seemingly perfect man to date, but soon regrets it when his deranged and possessive other personality emerges and worst still, she cannot convince anyone else of his Jekyll/Hyde true nature.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, dark humor, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, fall in love, romance, dangerous attraction, couple relations, lifestyle, mentally unstable, wooing, obsession, wedding, couples, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, roommate, brooklyn bridge, best friend, looking for love, couples, love and romance, fall in love, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, singleness, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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