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So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)
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So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Just after a bad breakup, Charlie MacKenzie falls for lovely butcher Harriet Michaels and introduces her to his parents. But, as voracious consumers of sensational tabloids, his parents soon come to suspect that Harriet is actually a notorious serial killer -- "Mrs. X" -- wanted in connection with a string of bizarre honeymoon killings. Thinking his parents foolish, Charlie proposes to Harriet. But while on his honeymoon with her, he begins to fear they were right.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, cult film, funny, light, affectionate, sexy, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: serial killer, farce, murder, poet, honeymoon, female killer, axe, butcher, romance, crimes, rock, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, danger, couples, dangerous attraction, proposal, deadly, comedy of errors, eccentric family, unlikely criminals, sister, hotel ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, scotland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, funny and feel good films with plots about storytelling, couples, runaway, adaptation, happy ending, culture clash and mentor mostly in Comedy, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like So I Married an Axe Murderer: The Bachelor (1999), Betsy's Wedding (1990), Nine Months (1995), The Baxter (2005), Cousins (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Bachelor (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, inheritance, bachelor, fall in love, romance, farce, bank, couple relations, true love, looking for love, friendship, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Betsy's Wedding (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Offbeat fashion student Betsy Hopper and her straight-laced investment-banker fiancé, Dylan Walsh, just want an intimate little wedding reception, but Betsy's father, Eddie, a Long Island construction contractor, feels so threatened by ...
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, sentimental, semi serious ...
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Time: 80s
Place: long island
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95%
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Nine Months (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When he finds out his longtime girlfriend is pregnant, a commitment-phobe realizes he might have to change his lifestyle for better or much, much worse.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: pregnancy, marriage, self discovery, romance, couple relations, parent child relationship, baby, women, family drama, singleness, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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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, witty, touching, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, love triangle, accountant, romance, office, couple relations, looking for love, love and romance, couples, event planner, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary
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Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, wedding, family relations, romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, dysfunctional family, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
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License to Wed (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Newly engaged, Ben and Sadie can't wait to start their life together and live happily ever after. However Sadie's family church's Reverend Frank won't bless their union until they pass his patented, "foolproof" marriage ...
Style: realistic, romantic, light, funny, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: wedding, priest, couple relations, farce, marriage, nothing goes right, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, disorder, ten commandments, church ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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 ⇓
88%
Only the Lonely (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Danny Muldoon, a Chicago policeman, still lives with his overbearing mother Rose. He meets and falls in love with Theresa Luna , whose father owns the local funeral parlour. Naturally, his mother objects to the relationship, and Danny and Theresa ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, family relations, parents and children, jealousy, couple relations, mama's boy, family disapproval, domineering mother, mortician, little boy, relationships, family drama ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, ireland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eddie, the 40-year-old confirmed bachelor finally says "I do" to the beautiful and sexy Lila. But during their honeymoon in Mexico, the woman of his dreams turns out to be a total nightmare, and the guy who could never pull the trigger ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Seems Like Old Times (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Writer Nick Gardenia is kidnapped from his California cliffhouse and forced to rob a bank. Now a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex, Glenda. She is a public defender remarried to a prosecutor, and we get a houseful of hijinks.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Two Much (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, witty, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: twins, love triangle, switching roles, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, wooing, nothing goes right, hidden identity, screwball, adaptation, art, greed ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami
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87%
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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, not serious, ridiculous, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, family outing, girls' night, teens ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 90s, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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.
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84%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Duration: 95 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, talky ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Country: USA
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82%
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82%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
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Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
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82%
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Country: USA
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82%
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82%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
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81%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
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81%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tom Leezak and Sarah McNerney fall in love and plan to get married, despite opposition from Sarah's uptight, rich family. When they do get married, and get a chance to prove Sarah's family wrong, they go on a European honeymoon and run ...
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Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: witty, humorous, feel good, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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81%
Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An English auctioneer proposes to the daughter of a mafia kingpin, only to realize that certain "favors" would be asked of him.
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, kansas city, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
That Old Feeling (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A bride's divorced parents find their old feelings for each other during the wedding reception and over the course of the next few days upsetting the newlywed's honeymoon.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, love affair, ex husband ex wife relationship, lovers reunited, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, marital reconciliation, unfaithful husband, wedding ceremony, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Meet the Parents (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Greg Focker is ready to marry his girlfriend, Pam, but before he pops the question, he must win over her formidable father, humorless former CIA agent Jack Byrnes, at the wedding of Pam's sister. As Greg bends over backward to make a good ...
Style: humorous, witty, ridiculous, funny, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
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