Movies like Runaway Bride

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Runaway Bride (1999)
 5.6
 92K
Runaway Bride (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ike Graham, New York columnist, writes his text always at the last minute. This time, a drunken man in his favourite bar tells Ike about Maggie Carpenter, a woman who always flees from her grooms in the last possible moment. Ike, who does not have the best opinion about females anyway, writes an offensive column without researching the subject thoroughly.
Style: romantic, sentimental, light, feel good, sweet, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, neurotic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: small town, wedding, unlikely couple, canceled wedding, love and romance, battle of the sexes, runaway bride, fiance fiancee relationship, journalist, ex husband ex wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, newspaper article, stereotypes, reporter, romance, relationships, columnist, chase, journalism, fall in love, couples, media, sexism, boss and employee, workplace ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, maryland, usa, new jersey, san francisco

Most similar movies to Runaway Bride

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, sweet, humorous and realistic films with plots about life philosophy, romance, stereotypes, catastrophe, mentor, destiny and happy ending mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Runaway Bride: Pretty Woman (1990), You've Got Mail (1998), My Best Friend's Wedding (1997), The Holiday (2006), The Wedding Planner (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 284K
Pretty Woman (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When a millionaire wheeler-dealer enters a business contract with a Hollywood sex worker Vivian Ward, he loses his heart in the bargain.
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, sentimental, fairy tale ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: prostitute, rich man poor woman, opposites attract, love and romance, love story, cinderella story, love, social differences, romance, fall in love, rags to riches, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, usa, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.7
 192K
You've Got Mail (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Book superstore magnate, Joe Fox and independent book shop owner, Kathleen Kelly fall in love in the anonymity of the Internet – both blissfully unaware that he's putting her out of business.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: happy ending, romance, fall in love, unlikely couple, hidden identity, love, online dating, destiny, boyfriend, bookstore, platonic, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When she receives word that her longtime platonic pal Michael O'Neal is getting married to debutante Kimberly Wallace, food critic Julianne Potter realizes her true feelings for Michael -- and sets out to sabotage the wedding.
Style: sentimental, romantic, feel good, sweet, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, unrequited love, male female friendship, women, wedding preparations and rituals, screwball, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, obsession, unfulfilled love, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 239K
The Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Two women, one (Cameron Diaz) from America and one (Kate Winslet) from Britain, swap homes at Christmastime after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man (Jude Law, Jack Black) but realizes that the imminent ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sentimental, sweet, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: christmas, love and romance, happy ending, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, vacation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, snow, couples, christmas party, movie business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, london, england, california, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Wedding Planner (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mary Fiore, San Francisco's premiere wedding planner is rescued from an accident by the man of her dreams, pediatrician Steve Edison, only to find he is the fiancé of her latest client, wealthy Fran Donnolly. As Mary continues making the ...
Style: light, sentimental, romantic, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, wedding planner, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, true love, looking for love, romance, destiny, lifestyle, arranged marriage, fiance fiancee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Failure to Launch (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem proud of it. Al and Sue are not happy, however, and are ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, living with parents, singleness, family relations, fall in love, verbal byplay, lifestyle, couples, adult lives at home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alabama, united states, new jersey, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 152K
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: opposites attract, romance, wedding, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, women, love story, unlikely couple, love triangle, love, wedding planner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor, Lana (Bebe Neuwirth), loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man ...
Style: romantic, light, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: bet, love, unlikely couple, couple relations, love and romance, love story, fall in love, wooing, journalist, battle of the sexes, initially antagonists, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 99K
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, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, friendship, women, wedding preparations and rituals, rivalry, female friendship, best friends, wedding ceremony, romance, unsupportive friend, destiny, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 93K
Leap Year (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When yet another anniversary passes without a marriage proposal from her boyfriend, Anna decides to take action. Aware of a Celtic tradition that allows women to pop the question on Feb. 29, she plans to follow her lover to Dublin and ask him to ...
Style: sweet, touching, sentimental, funny, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, initially antagonists, couples, love affair, love triangle, road trip, irish, proposal, nothing goes right, escapades, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: ireland, europe, wales, boston, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Accidental Husband (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When radio love guru Dr Emma Lloyd convinces Patrick Sullivan's fiancée to dump him the week before their wedding. He sets about teaching her a lesson for interfering in other peoples lives that she knows nothing about. Things take a turn when ...
Style: light, feel good, romantic, sweet, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding preparations and rituals, radio show, romance, love triangle, love and romance, couple relations, interracial romance, annulment, talk radio, talk show host, fiance fiancee relationship, mistaken identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, london, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 202K
The Ugly Truth (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an ...
Style: feel good, witty, sexy, funny, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, romance, womanizer, love and romance, battle of the sexes, workplace, looking for love, love story, flirting, relationships, teaching the ways of the world, sex aid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Laws of Attraction (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Amidst a sea of litigation, two New York City divorce lawyers find love.
Style: romantic, not serious, light, talky, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: workplace romance, opposites attract, unlikely couple, hotshot lawyer, divorce lawyer, romance, lawyer, love and romance, screwball, verbal byplay, couples, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, ireland, usa, yale university, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 22K
HouseSitter (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: lie, small town, romance, couple relations, opposites attract, screwball, unlikely couple, disorder, cons and scams, social relations, hidden identity, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New York fashion designer Melanie Carmichael suddenly finds herself engaged to the city's most eligible bachelor. But Melanie's past holds many secrets, including Jake, the redneck husband she married in high school, who refuses to divorce ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: couples, love and romance, homecoming, fashion, love triangle, marriage proposal, fashion designer, small town, career woman, old love, haunted by the past, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, new york, usa, southern usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 5.7
 113K
Valentine's Day (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: More than a dozen Angelenos navigate Valentine's Day from early morning until midnight. Three couples awake together, but each relationship will sputter; are any worth saving? A grade-school boy wants flowers for his first true love; two high ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, looking for love, couple relations, multiple storylines, fall in love, love triangle, love affair, valentine's day, florist, couples, marriage proposal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, southern california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Two Weeks Notice (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dedicated environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson goes to work for billionaire George Wade as part of a deal to preserve a community center. Indecisive and weak-willed George grows dependent on Lucy's guidance on everything from legal matters to ...
Style: romantic, light, funny, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, boss and employee, looking for love, workplace romance, billionaire, opposites attract, uninhibited rivalry, workplace situations, eligible bachelor, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 25K
Mystic Pizza (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three teenage girls come of age while working at a pizza parlor in Mystic Connecticut.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: small town, coming of age, commitment, coming-of-age, romance, siblings relations, teenage life, small town life, love and romance, hopes, graduation, best friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, connecticut, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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I'm with Lucy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's an hour before Lucy's wedding and her best friend wants to hear all about what led up to that moment. So, Lucy tells about the five men she had blind dates with over the past year (Doug, Gabriel, Bobby, Barry, and Luke) and her ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: love and romance, wedding, looking for love, dating, marriage, sex on first date, elevator, sex, pillow talk, relationships, women, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, madagascar, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Forces of Nature (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, road movie, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, destiny, unlikely couple, looking for love, opposites attract, travel, nothing goes right, disorder, infidelity, fall in love, on the road, storm ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, hawaii, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 21K
New in Town (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lucy Hill is an ambitious up-and-coming executive living in Miami. She loves her shoes, she loves her cars and she loves climbing the corporate ladder. When she is offered a temporary assignment – in the middle of nowhere – to restructure a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, light, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, fish out of water, love and romance, opposites attract, misfit, factory worker, lifestyle, fall in love, moral dilemma, social relations, vegetarian, business executive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, miami, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 11K
I Love Trouble (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Rival Chicago reporters Sabrina Peterson (Roberts) and Peter Brackett (Nolte) reluctantly join forces to uncover a train wreck conspiracy and bite off more than they can chew while pursuing the story and bickering along the way - and falling in ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: journalism, whistleblower, opposites attract, reporter, romance, fall in love, media, love and romance, unlikely couple, uncover truth, conspiracy, scoop ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Smile Like Yours (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby
Style: feel good, touching, melancholic, intense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, workplace romance, infertility, dialogue, women, secrets, couple relations, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: romantic, light, touching, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, lifestyle, artificial insemination, romance, couples, fall in love, looking for love, male female relationship, love story, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.9
 4K
If Lucy Fell (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Joe and Lucy are roommates and best friends. Lucy, whose love life is embarrassingly dull, convinces Joe, who is infatuated with a neighbor he's never met, that if they don't have stable romances within a month, they must jump off the ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, best friend, brooklyn bridge, roommate, looking for love, fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, couples, dull life, self discovery, singleness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Someone Like You... (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jane Goodale has everything going for her. She's a producer on a popular daytime talk show, and is in a hot romance with the show's dashing executive producer Ray. But when the relationship goes terribly awry, Jane begins an extensive ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: initially antagonists, romance, battle of the sexes, looking for love, unlikely couple, columnist, couples, love and romance, man-woman relation, men hatred, resentment, female chauvinist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 291K
The Proposal (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.
Style: feel good, romantic, light, witty, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, workplace romance, initially antagonists, boss and employee, happy ending, fake marriage, employer employee relationship, love story, relationships, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, new york, canada, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 ⇓
25%
Picture Perfect (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 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: feel good, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: career woman, romance, workplace romance, unlikely couple, manipulation, love triangle, fall in love, nothing goes right, workplace, manipulations, dishonesty, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.9
 102K
Serendipity (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Although strangers Sara and Jonathan are both already in relationships, they realize they have genuine chemistry after a chance encounter – but part company soon after. Years later, they each yearn to reunite, despite being destined for the altar. ...
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: destiny, love and romance, fall in love, true love, looking for love, hopes, coincidence, serendipity, romance, friendship, against the odds, engaged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, united states, san francisco, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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