Movies like The Pick-up Artist

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The Pick-up Artist
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A womanizer meets his match when he falls for the daughter of a gambling addict who is in debt to the mob.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental, romantic, erotic, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: romance, womanizer, gambling, mafia, looking for love, casino, fall in love, gangsters, love and romance, couples, urban, race against time, battle of the sexes, addiction, alcoholic father, debt, dialogue, parents and children, screwball, mentor, wooing, catastrophe, family relations, chase, gangster ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, atlantic city new jersey, manhattan new york city

Most similar movies to The Pick-up Artist

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and romantic films with plots about mentor, couples, dialogue, runaway, culture clash, adaptation and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Pick-up Artist: Harvard Man (2001), For Keeps? (1988), Two Girls and a Guy (1997), For Love or Money (1993), Picture Perfect (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 4K
Harvard Man
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: College has always been a time for experimentation, sexual, cultural and otherwise. "Harvard Man" plays out against a background of love, sex, basketball, crime and experimentation. Action and philosophy in young people's quest to ...
Style: sexual, stylized, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: gangsters, mafia, gambling, drug abuse, sex, college, comedy of errors, college life, cons and scams, pornography, natural disaster, drug addiction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   95%
 
 5.9
 3K
For Keeps?
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: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, adoption, romance, pregnancy, small town, love, babies and infants, college, teenager, marriage, destiny, single parent ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   87%
    User:   98%
 
Two Girls and a Guy
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two women confront their boyfriend, a two-timing actor who professed eternal love to each.
Style: talky, sexual, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love, betrayal, sex, cheating, dialogue driven, manipulation, couple relations, nudity (topless - notable), pornography, relationships, sexuality ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   68%
 
For Love or Money
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New York concierge Doug Ireland wants to go into business for himself and refurbish a hotel on Roosevelt Island, N.Y., but he needs an investor. With a few weeks left before his option on the site runs out, Doug agrees to help wealthy Christian ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: hotel, romance, betrayal, concierge, love story, couple relations, dreams, cons and scams, happy ending, nothing goes right, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: europe, ireland, usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   69%
 
Picture Perfect
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young advertising executive's life becomes increasingly complicated when, in order to impress her boss, she pretends to be engaged to a man she has just met.
Style: talky, feel good, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, wedding, love triangle, happy ending, workplace romance, relationships, shopping, nothing goes right, love story, women, destiny, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   87%
 
The Love Letter
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: clever, semi serious, feel good, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, small town, fall in love, comedy of errors, gays and lesbians, love story, lesbian, couple relations, ocean or sea, looking for love, love triangle, relationships ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   86%
 
How Stella Got Her Groove Back
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Through good times and bad, Stella and Delilah have always had each other. Now, Stella's so busy building a life that she's forgotten how to really live. But Delilah is about to change all that. What starts as a quick trip to Jamaica, end ...
Style: feel good, talky, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, friendship, terminal illness, cancer, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love story, women, relationships, self discovery, couple relations, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: jamaica, usa, new york, san francisco, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   81%
 
 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:   71%
    User:   82%
 
Married to the Mob
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Angela de Marco is fed up with her gangster husband's line of work and wants no part of the crime world. When her husband is killed for having an affair with the mistress of mob boss Tony "The Tiger" Russo, Angela and her son depart ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, talky ...
Plot: gangsters, murder, crime, fbi, romance, mafia, hitman, starting over, mob, organized crime, undercover cop, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   66%
 
The Man Who Loved Women
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 1983 Burt Reynolds version -- This is the tale of a sculptor named David who has a major womanizing problem. He goes to seek help from a psychiatrist, Marianna, to cure him of his obsession with women. His story of sexual and romantic exploits with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, womanizer, obsession, romance, introspection, women, psychiatrist, looking for sex, wine, midlife crisis, love and romance, mentor ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   82%
 
 5.4
 23K
Boomerang
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Marcus is a successful advertising executive who woos and beds women almost at will. After a company merger he finds that his new boss, the ravishing Jacqueline, is treating him in exactly the same way. Completely traumatised by this, his work goes ...
Style: talky, witty, semi serious, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, womanizer, buddies, battle of the sexes, women, switching roles, boss and employee, looking for love, mentor, couples, workplace, love story ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   62%
 
Mickey Blue Eyes
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: gangsters, mafia, crime, romance, mistaken identity, gangster, comedy of errors, mob, wedding, marriage, hidden identity, family ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, london, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   60%
 
Love Don't Cost a Thing
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: High school loser (Cannon) pays a cheerleader (Milian) to pose as his girlfriend so he can be considered cool. Remake of 1987's Can't Buy Me Love, starring Patrick Dempsey.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: hip hop, high school, opposites attract, romance, social differences, high school life, physical appearance, geek, fall in love, fight scenes, dishonesty, cheerleading ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   70%
 
Betsy's Wedding
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Offbeat fashion student Betsy Hopper and her straight-laced investment-banker fiancé, Dylan Walsh, just want an intimate little wedding reception, but Betsy's father, Eddie, a Long Island construction contractor, feels so threatened by ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, romance, gangsters, bank, couple relations, parenthood, marriage, gangster, family, jewish, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   53%
 
 7.1
 41K
Moonstruck
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, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, infidelity, love, marriage, dysfunctional family, love triangle, relationships, love story, adultery, urban, parents and children, family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   56%
 
A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nightclub manager Darnell Wright is a perpetual playboy who is almost as devoted to his job as he is to the pursuit of beautiful women. After he sets his sights on the ultra-classy Brandi Web, he launches an all-out assault to win her heart. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, revenge, romance, obsession, vengeance, womanizer, battle of the sexes, women, dangerous attraction, love and romance, cheating, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
He Said, She Said
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Womanising, right-wing Dan Hanson and quiet, liberal Lorie Bryer work for the Baltimore Sun. Rivals for the job of new writer of a vacant column, the paper ends up instead printing their very different opinions alongside each other, which leads to a ...
Style: clever, talky, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, journalism, unlikely couple, urban, nudity (topless - notable), love story, battle of the sexes, marriage, relationships, internet, couple relations, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
She's Having a Baby
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jake and Kristy Briggs are newlyweds. Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of marriage and all that it (and their parents) expect from them. Do they want babies? Their parents certainly want them to. Is married life ...
Style: clever, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: parenthood, pregnancy, romance, marriage, self discovery, single parent, hospital, suburbs, wedding, relationships, couple relations, family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
 6.0
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Raising Helen
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Helen Harris has a glamorous, big-city life working for one of New York's hottest modeling agencies. But suddenly her free-spirited life gets turned upside down when she must chose between the life she's always loved, and the new loves of ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: fashion, romance, adoption, parenthood, parents and children, sisters, fish out of water, natural disaster, happy ending, family bonds, hopes, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
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:   48%
    User:   57%
 
The Real Blonde
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An aspiring actor and his girlfriend handle life's frustrations, while his friend seeks fulfillment with a blonde.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fashion, romance, city life, urban, actor's life, dog, relationships, couple relations, friendship, life philosophy, celebrity culture, relationship vs career ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
Murphy's Romance
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: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, small town, divorce, friendship, love, unlikely couple, love story, couple relations, destiny, fall in love, mentor, relationships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
Something Borrowed
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Though Rachel (Ginnifer Goodwin) is a successful attorney and a loyal, generous friend, she is still single. After one drink too many at her 30th-birthday celebration, Rachel unexpectedly falls into bed with her longtime crush, Dex -- who happens to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, cheating, friendship, wedding, friends, best friends, drugs/alcohol, birthday, relationships, love and romance, happy ending, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   38%
 
The Evening Star
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Continuing the story of Aurora Greenway in her latter years. After the death of her daughter, Aurora struggled to keep her family together, but has one grandson in jail, a rebellious granddaughter, and another grandson living just above the poverty ...
Style: touching, semi serious, talky, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: death, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, single parent, human nature, parents and children, romance, siblings relations, destiny, mother daughter relationship, eccentric family, family gatherings ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   53%
 
 5.3
 12K
Excess Baggage
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A rich brat (Alicia Silverstone) fakes her own kidnapping, but in the process ends up locked in the trunk of a car that gets stolen.
Style: clever, semi serious, feel good, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: romance, kidnapping, crime gone awry, comedy of errors, cars, opposites attract, car chase, cons and scams, nothing goes right, dialogue, couples, twists & turns ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   38%
 
 6.2
 20K
Green Card
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Australia, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Urban horticulturalist Brontë Mitchell has her eye on a gorgeous apartment, but the building's board will rent it only to a married couple. Georges Fauré, a waiter from France whose visa is expiring, needs to marry an American woman to stay ...
Style: semi serious, touching, romantic, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, immigrants, unlikely couple, lawyer, relationships, urban, fall in love, marriage, love story, fish out of water, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, latin america, usa, france, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
And God Created Woman
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this variation on director Vadim's own, more acclaimed Et Dieu Créa La Femme (1956, the same title in French), the vamp Robin Shea marries charming carpenter Billy Moran, only to get out of prison, but soon decides to seduce James Tiernan, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: prison, romance, femme fatale, destiny, unlikely couple, womanizer, opposites attract, mentor, couple relations, dangerous attraction, fight scenes, rock and roll ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
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:   41%
    User:   47%
 
Mrs. Winterbourne
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Connie Doyle is eighteen and pregnant her boyfriend has kicked her out. She accidentaly ends up on a train where she meets Hugh Winterbourne and his wife Patricia who is pregnant. The train wrecks and she wakes up in the hosptial to find out that ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, pregnancy, rags to riches, couple relations, comedy of errors, wedding, family, hospital, parents and children, train, happy ending ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   41%
 
 6.5
 40K
One Fine Day
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: witty, semi serious, feel good, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: single father, romance, divorce, screwball, single parent, opposites attract, love story, urban, corruption, happy ending, love, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   46%
 
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