Movies like Run Fatboy Run

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Run Fatboy Run (2007)
 6.6
 67K
Run Fatboy Run (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five years after jilting his pregnant fiancée on their wedding day, out-of-shape Dennis decides to run a marathon to win her back.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, light, intense, witty, realistic, buddy movie, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: white male black female relationship, training, love triangle, coach, marathon, running, bet, romance, rivalry, farce, loser, frustration, underdog, father son relationship, weight loss, birthday, determination, sarcasm, wedding, second chance, fantasy world, nudity (full frontal - brief), sport, businessman, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london

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Most similar movies to Run Fatboy Run

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and funny films with plots about catastrophe, adaptation, dialogue, mentor, romance, storytelling and culture clash mostly in Comedy, Romance and Sport genres. Some movies like Run Fatboy Run: Mr. Woodcock (2007), Wimbledon (2004), The Hammer (2007), Austenland (2013), Norbit (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
 36K
Mr. Woodcock (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Taken aback by his mother's wedding announcement, a young man returns home in an effort to stop her from marrying his old high school gym teacher, a man who made high school hell for generations of students.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teacher, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, haunted by the past, teachers and students, rivalry, family relations, wrestling, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, single mother, childhood home, childhood memory ...
Time: 2000s, 90s
Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 64K
Wimbledon (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A pro tennis player has lost his ambition and has fallen in rank to 119. Fortunately for him, he meets a young player on the women's circuit who helps him recapture his focus for Wimbledon.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: tennis, sport, tennis player, underdog, ambition, romance, couple relations, fall in love, opposites attract, paparazzi, husband wife relationship, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, big ben london, brighton ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.1
 6K
The Hammer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Approaching forty, Ferro is unsatisfied with his life as a construction worker and part-time boxing instructor in Los Angeles, CA. After a successful bout with a young pro boxer, Ferro decides to don the gloves one last time. The movie recounts his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underdog, sport, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, ex athlete, couple relations, love affair, hopes, comeback, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, pasadena california, phoenix arizona, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 21K
Austenland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Obsessed with the BBC production of "Pride and Prejudice", a woman travels to a Jane Austen theme park in search for her perfect gentleman.
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, looking for love, couples, fall in love, obsession, social misfits, love story, rivalry, role playing, love and romance, love triangle, resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 4.1
 74K
Norbit (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A mild-mannered guy who is engaged to a monstrous woman meets the woman of his dreams, and schemes to find a way to be with her.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, evil woman, overweight woman, dream girl, unlikely couple, couples, goofy hero, family problems, siblings relations, forced marriage, love triangle, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 37K
The Ringer (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Pressured by a greedy uncle (Brian Cox) and a pile of debt, lovable loser Steve Barker (Knoxville) resorts to an unthinkable, contemptible, just-crazy-enough-to-work scheme. He pretends to be mentally challenged to rig the upcoming Special Olympics ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mentally challenged, disability, rivalry, dishonesty, ambition, friendship, love and romance, lie, down syndrome, sleazy, bet, pretense ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Very Thought of You (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Laurence recounts to his neighbour how his life long friendship with Frank and Daniel has been overturned in just three days by their each independently meeting, and falling for, Martha, who has no idea of their connection. Slowly the tale unfolds, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, fall in love, love triangle, best friends, love and romance, couples, infidelity, looking for love, couple relations, comedy of errors, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe, minneapolis minnesota, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 52K
The Love Guru (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Born in America and raised in an Indian ashram, Pitka returns to his native land to seek his fortune as a spiritualist and self-help expert. His skills are put to the test when he must get a brokenhearted hockey player's marriage back on track ...
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: ice hockey, guru, chastity, expert, contests and competitions, sport, ambition, rivalry, breakup, sport team, couple relations, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, india, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, sentimental, light, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, wedding, love and romance, fall in love, opposites attract, looking for love, love story, unlikely couple, couples, disorder, hidden identity, gigolo ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, united kingdom, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
I Give It a Year (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a quick courtship, two lovers hastily decide to tie the knot. As their first year of marriage unfolds, temptation and incompatibility put their relationship in jeopardy.
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: open marriage, unlikely couple, couple relations, in-laws, up and down relationship, love and romance, love triangle, newlyweds, husband wife relationship, marital problem, newlywed, married couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 162K
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, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, wedding, fall in love, opposites attract, love story, love and romance, bridesmaid, unlikely couple, love, wedding planner, couple relations, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 356K
Yes Man (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: life changing experience, life, lifestyle change, love affair, character change, love and romance, change of heart, friends, fall in love, life philosophy, girlfriend, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, nebraska, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, breakup, love and romance, comedy of errors, friendship, looking for love, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations, male female relationship, best selling author ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
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Suzie Gold (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, society, family relations, love triangle, fall in love, parents and children, family gatherings, interracial relations, unrequited love, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 17K
The Ex (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his lawyer wife, Sofia, becomes pregnant, chronic underachiever Tom Reilly must take a job at his father-in-law's advertising firm. Tom has to adjust to the demands of a very high-powered job, and he finds himself in an increasingly ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, intense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: workplace, farce, romance, couples, goofy hero, advertising, uninhibited rivalry, nothing goes right, disability, new job, pregnancy, fired from the job ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 17K
A Guy Thing (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paul Morse is a good guy. When his friends throw him a wild bachelor party, he just wants to keep his conscience clean -- which is why he's shocked when he wakes up in bed with a beautiful girl named Becky and can't remember the night ...
Style: not serious, realistic, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, wedding, liar, romance, disorder, comedy of errors, dishonesty, friends, fiance fiancee relationship, one night stand, blackmail, bachelor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 5K
The Baxter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man with a "doormat" personality tries standing up for himself for a change in this comedy. Mild mannered tax accountant Elliot Sherman (Michael Showalter) is what he calls a "Baxter": the kind of calm, unexciting fellow who ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, witty, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, love triangle, accountant, romance, office, love and romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, event planner, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, moscow russia, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kicking & Screaming (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Phil Weston has been unathletic his entire life. In college he failed at every sport that he tried out for. It looks like his 10-year old son, Sam, is following in his footsteps. But with becoming the coach of The Soccers, an already successful ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: soccer, sport team, farce, obsession, sport, ambition, family, goofy hero, family life, contests and competitions, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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An Ideal Husband (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful Government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs Cheveley appears in London with damning evidence of a past misdeed. Sir Robert turns for help to his friend Lord Goring, an ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, couples, politics, romance, society, high society, dishonesty, couple relations, husband wife relationship, love story, unlikely friendships, irish ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 1890s, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 7K
Juwanna Mann (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A basketball star is booted out of the NBA when his on-court antics go too far, so he poses as a woman and joins the WUBA.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: basketball, sport, cross dressing, man dressed as woman, hidden identity, follow your dream, athlete's life, ambition, fish out of water, farce, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Playing for Keeps (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team in an attempt to get his life together.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: soccer, parents, sport, single father, love and romance, romance, temptation, eligible bachelor, power relations, ex athlete, family relations, sport team ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 43K
Guess Who (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The fiancé of an African-American woman who's met with skepticism and suspicion from her father when she takes him home for the all-important introduction. As the wedding approaches, Dad must come to terms with his future son-in-law.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: white male black female relationship, interracial romance, interracial love, interracial relations, interracial couple, parents and children, race issues, father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, family relations, farce, meet the parents, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 239K
Just Go with It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone ...
Style: feel good, humorous, ridiculous, not serious, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, family outing, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, romance, pretense, couple relations, office romance, single mother, deception, couples, plastic surgery, marriage, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992, year 1988, year 2011 ...
Place: hawaii, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.
Style: feel good, sentimental, witty, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, love story, love and romance, thirtysomething life, love triangle, diary, looking for love, couples, christmas, flirting, holiday, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 1K
Coach (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A slacker trust-fund type finds the motivation to pick up a job as the coach of middle school soccer team
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, romance, sport, direction and purpose, hopes, lifestyle, coach, slacker, misfit, power relations, sport team, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 107K
Bride Wars (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two best friends become rivals when their respective weddings are accidentally booked for the same day.
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, friendship, wedding preparations and rituals, rivalry, women, romance, couple relations, love and romance, event planner, wedding ceremony, wedding planner, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 19K
Cuban Fury (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Beneath Bruce Garrett's under-confident, overweight exterior, the passionate heart of a salsa king lies dormant. Now, one woman is about to reignite his Latin fire.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, light, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: dance teacher, comeback, workplace, love and romance, workplace romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, dancing, salsa, mentor, female boss, love ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 6K
Two Much (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young gallerist is in love with two sisters at the same time. In order to solve the problem he decides to invent his own twin-brother.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: twins, love triangle, switching roles, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, nothing goes right, hidden identity, wooing, farce, screwball, adaptation, art ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse.
Style: touching, romantic, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, actress, love and romance, high society, social differences, friendship, love triangle, pianist, actor's life, lifestyle, fall in love, fish out of water ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939, 20th century, pre world war two
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 7K
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, touching, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, small town, hotel, romance, looking for love, love affair, love and romance, starting over, fall in love, couple relations, lifestyle, breakup ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%