Movies like Run, Fatboy, Run

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Run, Fatboy, Run (2007)
 6.6
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Run, Fatboy, Run (2007)
Original name: Run Fatboy Run
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: training, white male black female relationship, love triangle, coach, marathon, running, bet, romance, rivalry, farce, loser, frustration, underdog, father son relationship, birthday, determination, sarcasm, wedding, second chance, weight loss, fantasy world, nudity (full frontal - brief), sport, friends, businessman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, feel good and funny films with plots about romance, dialogue, love and romance, catastrophe, adaptation, mentor and happy ending mostly in Comedy, Romance and Sport genres. Some movies like Run, Fatboy, Run: Mr. Woodcock (2007), Wimbledon (2004), The Hammer (2007), Austenland (2013), The Ringer (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, teachers and students, haunted by the past, family relations, rivalry, parent getting married, wrestling, childhood home, single mother, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 2000s, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, nebraska
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 6.3
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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, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: tennis, tennis player, underdog, ambition, romance, sport, couple relations, fall in love, opposites attract, paparazzi, husband wife relationship, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, australia, london, brighton ...
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57%
 7.2
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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, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underdog, sport, ex athlete, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, hopes, couple relations, love affair, comeback, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, phoenix arizona, pasadena california, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 20K
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: jane austen, romance, looking for love, fall in love, obsession, couples, social misfits, love and romance, rivalry, role playing, love triangle, resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, london
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43%
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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, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mentally challenged, disability, rivalry, dishonesty, ambition, friendship, love and romance, lie, down syndrome, sleazy, bet, make believe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 70K
Norbit (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 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, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, overweight woman, dream girl, couples, unlikely couple, goofy hero, siblings relations, family problems, childhood sweetheart, love triangle, unsupportive spouse, pressure ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, best friends, couples, looking for love, couple relations, infidelity, comedy of errors, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england, minneapolis minnesota, latin america ...
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41%
 3.8
 51K
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, couple relations, sport, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, breakup, sport team, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, india, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.1
 156K
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, love story, fall in love, opposites attract, couple relations, bridesmaid, love and romance, love, unlikely couple, wedding planner, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, fall in love, love and romance, wedding, looking for love, unlikely couple, opposites attract, disorder, love story, couples, hidden identity, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, united kingdom, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 340K
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: feel good, funny, humorous, light, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: life changing experience, lifestyle change, life, love affair, love and romance, change of heart, friends, character change, fall in love, girlfriend, lifestyle, optimism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, nebraska, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, witty, feel good ...
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, best selling author ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, comedy of errors, disorder, dishonesty, friends, party, fiance fiancee relationship, one night stand, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, seattle washington, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: open marriage, unlikely couple, couple relations, unfaithful wife, up and down relationship, love triangle, love and romance, newlyweds, in-laws, marital problem, husband wife relationship, newlywed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, family gatherings, love triangle, fall in love, society, interracial relations, unrequited love, siblings relations ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 17K
The Ex (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 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 ...
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Audience: teens, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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33%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.5
 864
The Knot (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple endures a series of mishaps right before their wedding day.
Style: humorous, touching, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, nothing goes right, couples, couple relations, disorder, friends, family relations, wedding, love and romance, best friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
My Best Friend's Girl (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Dustin's girlfriend, Alexis, breaks up with him, he employs his best buddy, Tank, to take her out on the worst rebound date imaginable in the hopes that it will send her running back into his arms. But when Tank begins to really fall for ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, funny, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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 ...
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Time: contemporary
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31%