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Puccini for Beginners (2006)
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Puccini for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When her inability to commit leads to a breakup with her girlfriend, opera-loving writer Allegra winds up in the bed of amiable professor Philip. He is so smitten with Allegra that he dumps his lover, Grace (Justin Kirk), and convinces Allegra to continue their affair. When Allegra meets Grace, sparks fly, and she begins a parallel romance, unaware that her new lover is the woman Philip left to be with her.
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, clever
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, lesbian relationship, opposites attract, looking for love, unlikely couple, romance, love and romance, self discovery, love affair, infidelity, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, artists and showbiz, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, extramarital affair, ex lover, singleness, sexual relations, couples, gays and lesbians, writer's life, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city

Most similar movies to Puccini for Beginners

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and feel good films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, lifestyle, looking for love, couple relations and infidelity mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Puccini for Beginners: The Four-Faced Liar (2010), Kettle of Fish (2006), Cake (2005), Hairshirt (1998), Mr. Jealousy (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Four-Faced Liar (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Four Faced Liar is a story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City... A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian couple, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, infidelity, love and romance, friendship, sexual content, gender, best friends, romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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95%
 5.2
 703
Kettle of Fish (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lifelong bachelor confronts his intimacy issues when he sublets his apartment to a fetching biologist. His heartsick fish and his wise best buddy are on hand to provide perspective.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, captivating, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, jazz, fall in love, friendship, lifestyle, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, couple relations, couples, romance, battle of the sexes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 4.9
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Cake (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A travel writer improves her love life when she becomes an editor for her father's wedding magazine.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, magazine editor, father daughter relationship, looking for love, love affair, romance, opposites attract, wedding, parents and children, workplace romance, couple relations, wooing ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.1
 693
Hairshirt (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Danny Reilly (Dean Paras) is a self-obsessed man who, after dumping Renee Weber (Neve Campbell), falls in love again with Corey Wells (Katie Wright). But Renee makes it her mission to see that Danny never falls in love again and sets out for attack ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, love triangle, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, youth, roommate, prank, romance, looking for love, sexual relations, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Mr. Jealousy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, infidelity, substitute teacher, jealousy, romance, screwball, couples, disorder, comedy of errors, couple relations, fall in love, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, iowa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, feel good, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, unfulfillment, opposites attract, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, partners, unlikely couple, love and romance, lifestyle, gender, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.5
 214
New Low (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wendell, a neurotic, aimless twentysomething, struggles to figure out which girl he really belongs with: Joanna, the best girl he's ever known, or Vicky, the worst. His friend, Dave, helps him sort through his thoughts as Wendell discovers not ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, social worker, looking for love, self discovery, romance, couples, wooing, fall in love, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.3
 2K
Amy's Orgasm (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amy is a single 29 year old Jewish woman. She wrote a successful self-help book about how women can't truly be in love and experience "mental orgasm." Her parents and acquaintances always try to give her advice. Eventually, she breaks ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, ironic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: orgasm, feminism, battle of the sexes, romance, looking for love, opposites attract, lifestyle, sexual relations, looking for sex, workplace romance, gender, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Purple Violets (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Patti Petalson is a promising writer, but her marriage and conventional job keep her from her dream. She longs to return to her writing, especially after running into her first love Brian Callahan, a successful crime novelist. Kate is Patti's ...
Style: humorous, realistic, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, couple relations, introspection, couples, lifestyle, family problems, looking for love, love and romance, unlikely couple, love affair, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.1
 942
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: semi serious, witty, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, introspection, lifestyle, starting over, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, romance, hopes, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
50 Ways to Leave Your Lover (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: s after an earthquake convince Owen, a writer of hack "as told to" autobiographies, to leave L.A. He burns his bridges telling people what he really thinks, quits his current client (a randy astronaut), and heads for the airport. Waiting ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, lifestyle, womanizer, couples, love and romance, romance, introspection, unfulfillment, friends, lesbian, airport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Everything You Want (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It was at a very young age that Abby found herself experimenting with the gift of art while she practically...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: college, love, love triangle, lifestyle, fall in love, looking for love, wooing, couples, unlikely couple, romance, opposites attract, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Worth Winning (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice.
Style: feel good, semi serious, witty, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, battle of the sexes, infidelity, romance, unlikely couple, love triangle, looking for love, looking for sex, love and romance, dishonesty, betrayal, best friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
It Had to Be You (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two strangers meet and fall in love during the weekend that they are planning their respective weddings.
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, love affair, looking for love, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couples, infidelity, lifestyle, unlikely couple, wedding, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.5
 811
Girl Play (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
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: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian relationship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, actor's life, self discovery, love affair, lifestyle, couple relations, infidelity, showbiz, looking for love, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.6
 449
Mango Kiss (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "Mango Kiss" is a story about Lou whose world turns upside-down when she falls in love with her best friend Sassafras. They journey to San Francisco and stumble into the wild world of role-playing and non-monogamous S/M dykes. Comedy ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, humorous, sexual
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, dominatrix, friends, couples, romance, love and romance, fall in love, lifestyle, gender, sexual relations, twentysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.0
 883
Slutty Summer (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hunky writer Markus returns home to find his boyfriend of four years naked with another man. Newly single, he begins waiting tables at a swinging Chelsea hotspot where the indelible supporting cast of co-workers offers conflicting directions on the ...
Style: semi serious, witty, sentimental, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay teenager, friendship, infidelity, lifestyle, romance, opposites attract, youth, unlikely couple, womanizer, looking for love, love triangle, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, love affair, valentine's day, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, couples, thirtysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.9
 2K
Just a Kiss (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of thirtysomethings having problems with fidelity gets an opportunity to turn back the clock.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, talky, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, romance, couples, looking for love, love affair, infidelity, thirtysomething life, workplace romance, sexual relations, love and romance, dancer's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.5
 453
BachelorMan (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In these times of enlightened sexual politics, Ted Davis is a scoring machine. He's got the rap, the charm and his little black book weighs several pounds. Ted has become a guru to his buddies who can only aspire in awe to his greatness. This ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, womanizer, lifestyle, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, fall in love, couples, love and romance, romance, wooing, looking for love, true love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Her Minor Thing (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jeana does IT for the Sacramento Fire Department. She and Tom, a self-confident local TV news reporter, are about to go on a cruise to Rio when he lets slip on TV that she is a virgin. It's a slow news week, so this becomes a story: the media ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, love triangle, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations, loss of virginity, first sex, adult virgin, television reporter, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.1
 1K
What Love Is (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's Valentine's Day and Tomhas big plans. He's about to get engaged and has a surprise party planned to share the good news with friends. But things take a turn for the worse. Tom returns home only to discover his girlfriend has ...
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, battle of the sexes, looking for love, friendship, sexual relations, buddies, gender, lifestyle, best friends, thirtysomething life, couples, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Marrying Man (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Charley Pearl, wealthy heir and gadabout, is slated to marry Adele, the daughter of a Hollywood tycoon. But, during a wild bachelor party in Las Vegas, Charley strikes up a flirtation with nightclub crooner Vicki Anderson that soon leads to her ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, romantic, twists and turns, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, opposites attract, nightclub, love affair, lovers reunited, romance, looking for love, unlikely couple, love and romance, couples, gangsters, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Couch in New York (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both find themselves deeply ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, couple relations, misfit, love and romance, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, looking for love, unfulfilled love, love triangle, fall in love, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, france, paris france, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 3K
Denial (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Couples split up after a comment at an LA dinner party sets up arguments about how truthful partners are in their relationships.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, romance, thirtysomething life, midlife crisis, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Sidewalks of New York (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film follows the marital and dating lives of three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships. Interspersing "man on the street" interviews with scenes from the six characters' lives, the film weaves a ...
Style: witty, stylized, sexy, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, lifestyle, love triangle, love affair, looking for love, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, human nature, couple relations, workplace, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 4K
Ceremony (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sam Davis convinces his former best friend to spend a weekend with him to rekindle their friendship at an elegant beachside estate owned by a famous documentary filmmaker. However, it soon becomes clear that Sam is secretly infatuated with his ex, ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, romance, couple relations, buddies, unfulfillment, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, couples, wooing, adolescence vs adulthood, love triangle, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Sex Monster (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A neurotic L.A. building contractor (Mike Binder in his best Woody Allen imitation) pushes his wife (Mariel Hemingway) into entering into a three way sexual relationship. Unfortunately for him, his wife gets more out of it than he does and becomes a ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, looking for love, love triangle, infidelity, love affair, romance, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, gender, battle of the sexes, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 3K
The Favor (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kathy is married to Peter. Now she can't help but wonder how things could have been if she got together with her old boyfriend, Tom. Being married prevents from doing that so she asks her friend, Emily to go to him and see if she can sleep with ...
Style: humorous, sexy, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, love affair, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, love triangle, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, looking for love, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: cleveland ohio, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Truth About Love (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For years, Archie has been pining for Alice, the wife of his law partner, Sam. When Archie impulsively sends Alice an anonymous love note, she assumes it to be a playful gesture from her husband, and replies with her own unsigned letter. After Sam ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, forbidden love, couple relations, looking for love, opposites attract, dishonesty, love affair, love triangle, fall in love, dangerous attraction, true love, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%