Movies like Puccini for Beginners

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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, looking for love, opposites attract, unlikely couple, romance, couple relations, love and romance, self discovery, infidelity, love affair, artists and showbiz, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, ex lover, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, extramarital affair, writer's life, sexual relations, singleness, couples, gender, gays and lesbians ...
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 witty films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, lifestyle, looking for love, couple relations and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Puccini for Beginners: Kettle of Fish (2006), The Four-Faced Liar (2010), Cake (2005), Hairshirt (1998), The Night We Never Met (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, humorous, semi serious, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, jazz, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, battle of the sexes, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, infidelity, friendship, love and romance, love triangle, couple relations, best friends, romance, gender, lifestyle, sexual content, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.0
 4K
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: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, magazine editor, father daughter relationship, looking for love, love affair, opposites attract, romance, wedding, wooing, parents and children, workplace romance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.2
 608
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, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, love triangle, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, youth, roommate, prank, looking for love, fall in love, sexual relations, romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, couples, friends, singleness, love triangle, fall in love, infidelity, friendship, urban, comedy of errors, city life, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.2
 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, lifestyle, opposites attract, gender, unlikely couple, sexual relations, workplace romance, looking for sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lifestyle, love triangle, youth, prodigy, unlikely couple, couples, fall in love, wooing, looking for love, true love, opposites attract, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.4
 2K
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: date night, girls' night
Plot: obsession, infidelity, substitute teacher, jealousy, romance, screwball, couples, disorder, writer's life, opposites attract, battle of the sexes, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, iowa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unlikely couple, haunted by the past, love triangle, college, couples, couple relations, romance, fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, love affair, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.6
 201
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, feel good, light, captivating, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, romance, social worker, self discovery, looking for love, couples, wooing, fall in love, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.3
 775
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: witty, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, starting over, looking for love, introspection, wooing, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, romance, hopes, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, sentimental, feel good, humorous, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: womanizer, infidelity, looking for love, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, couples, introspection, unfulfillment, friends, alcohol, lesbian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, forbidden love, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, looking for love, love affair, infidelity, couples, lifestyle, unlikely couple, wedding, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, battle of the sexes, infidelity, romance, looking for sex, looking for love, love triangle, unlikely couple, couples, wooing, true love, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.0
 841
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: witty, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay teenager, infidelity, friendship, lifestyle, love triangle, youth, unlikely couple, womanizer, opposites attract, romance, looking for love, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, realistic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, love affair, valentine's day, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, couple relations, thirtysomething life, couples, romance, unfulfillment, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.7
 422
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, fall in love, romance, love and romance, friends, couples, wooing, sexual relations, looking for love, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.0
 1K
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, romance, couples, infidelity, love affair, looking for love, sexual relations, workplace romance, thirtysomething life, twentysomething life, dancer's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, battle of the sexes, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, loss of virginity, first sex, adult virgin, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.5
 417
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: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, true love, fall in love, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, womanizer, unlikely couple, couples, looking for love, wooing, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
 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: humorous, realistic, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, friendship, looking for love, sexual relations, battle of the sexes, couples, thirtysomething life, buddies, gender, lifestyle, best friends, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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%
 4.5
 750
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: sentimental, touching, sincere, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, lesbian relationship, love affair, self discovery, actor's life, lifestyle, couples, showbiz, infidelity, looking for love, couple relations, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, couple relations, opposites attract, love and romance, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love triangle, infidelity, looking for love, misfit, nothing goes right, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, new york, paris france, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 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: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, couple relations, romance, wooing, love triangle, buddies, unfulfillment, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.4
 1K
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, witty, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, looking for love, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, romance, thirtysomething life, unlikely couple, dishonesty, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, looking for love, love affair, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couples, farce, experiment gone awry, looking for sex, couple relations, nightlife ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, love affair, love triangle, looking for love, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, couple relations, human nature, workplace, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, love affair, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, love triangle, looking for love, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: denver colorado, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love triangle, comedy of errors, looking for love, friendship, breakup, love and romance, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations, male female relationship, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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