Movies like Sparkle 2007

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Sparkle (2007)
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Sparkle (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Liverpool chancer Sam moves to London with his aspiring chanteuse mum and begins an affair with a PR boss. But problems arise when he falls for her estranged daughter, too.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, offbeat, realistic, witty, talky, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love affair, boss and employee, workplace, family relations, restaurant, relationship vs career, moral dilemma, mystery, love and romance, workplace romance, single parent, power relations, cat, party, fishing, love triangle, female singer, theft, singer, waiter, moving, bus, fish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, fall in love, couples, family relations, workplace and lifestyle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Sparkle: Mediterranean Food (2009), A Nanny for Christmas (2010), Learners (2007), Caffeine (2006), Bob Funk (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mediterranean Food (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sofia's story, the best chef the world, and the two men who helped her to become a legend.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sexy, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, restaurant, love affair, workplace, rise to the top, romance, ambition, cooking and food, infidelity, jealousy, chef, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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95%
A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, nanny, christmas, comedy of errors, lifestyle, fall in love, workplace, family relations, dishonesty, couples, parents and children, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.4
 583
Learners (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Bev is a downtrodden housewife who's failed her driving test eight times, having only been instructed by her impatient husband Ian. After registering with a driving school, she develops a crush on her instructor, Chris.
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: driving school, learning to drive, workplace romance, teachers and students, fall in love, family relations, couples, money raising, romance, workplace, driving instructor, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.5
 3K
Caffeine (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A fanciful battle of the sexes ensues when the relationships of the staff and patrons of a quirky London café are unexpectedly turned upside down by sudden revelations of terribly embarrassing secrets having to do with their sexual misadventures.
Style: talky, semi serious, feel good, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: drug abuse, looking for love, friendship, workplace situations, battle of the sexes, twentysomething life, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, family relations, couples, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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 5.1
 833
Bob Funk (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After he's fired from his job -- by his mother, no less -- Bob Funk agrees to quit drinking, see a therapist, and eventually report to a new boss, who might just be the woman of his dreams.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: addiction, couples, boss and employee, family relations, parents and children, workplace, boss, fired, layoff, therapist, starting over, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
My Last Five Girlfriends (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: My Last Five Girlfriends traces the romantic journey of thirtysomething bachelor Duncan. As the film opens, the despondent Duncan is apparently preparing to take his own life, but not before taking the time to send a message to the last five women ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, couples, fall in love, romance, breakup, wooing, true love, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 119
Down Dog (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Every boy needs a father. Meet Frank. Lover and father. A high flying sex addict, told that he is dying, tries to connect with his teenage son by teaching him how to get the girl he likes.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, touching ...
Plot: starting over, family relations, parents and children, addiction, single parent, rehabilitation, estrangement, teenage life, womanizer, coming of age, father son relationship, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Office Romance. Our time (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anatoli Yefremovich Novoseltsev works in a ratings company, whose director is an unattractive and bossy woman. An old friend of his, Yuri Grigorievich Samokhvalov, who gets appointed assistant director, wants to make Novoseltsev the manager but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, touching, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: workplace romance, boss and employee, fall in love, strong female lead, unlikely couple, single father, love affair, relationship vs career, female executive, office romance, female boss, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Relative Values (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A comedy of discriminating taste and dirty little secrets, the story is set in 1952 England, where Nigel, the Earl of Marshwood, woos Hollywood star Miranda Frayle, upsetting both his mother, Countess Felicity of Marshwood, and her former love, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: master and servant, family relations, social differences, couple relations, romance, fall in love, parents and children, intrigue, power relations, couples, servant, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Today's Special (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young Manhattan chef Samir rediscovers his heritage and passion for life through the enchanting art of cooking Indian food.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: restaurant, family relations, self discovery, parents and children, workplace, cooking and food, love and romance, lifestyle, chef, family business, business card, matchmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Kissing Cousins (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A "relatively" romantic comedy about a professional heartbreaker (and cynical bachelor) who teams up with his attractive cousin from the UK in order to fool his friends into believing he is capable of a relationship. Hijinks and laughs ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cousin cousin relationship, romance, fall in love, disorder, unlikely couple, family relations, cons and scams, looking for love, society, friendship, hidden identity, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Recipe for a Perfect Christmas (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The holiday season is turned upside down for a neophyte food critic JJ (Pope) when her uninhibited mother (Baranski) shows up unannounced. In an attempt to occupy her mom's time, JJ works out a deal with a young chef (Cannavale) that stirs up ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, workplace situations, cooking and food, uninvited guest, relationships, restaurant, romance, family relations, fall in love, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Something in the Air (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When clairvoyant Pernille meets Journalist Daniel, who is on a mission to write an exposé about Fact & Fiction in the clairvoyant world, Daniel falls in love with her. And funnily enough, she hadn't seen it coming.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, fall in love, romance, love affair, unlikely couple, journalism, clairvoyant, friendship, couples, working undercover, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jennie Garth of "90210" stars as Susan, an unemployed Los Angeles museum curator and widowed single mom temporarily living in a small California town with her three sensitive sons. Jake (Brad Rowe of "General Hospital") is a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: looking for love, family relations, pets, romance, fall in love, couples, holiday, family life, disorder, christmas, pet dog, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 48
Flip a Coin (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: CASPER and PHILIP two friends in their mid twenties, share a flat and spend most of their time chasing after girls. They chat girls up together, then flip a coin about who gets to pursue her. PHILIP always wins, but CASPER is the lucky one with the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Plot: love triangle, heist, crimes, fall in love, buddies, womanizer, nanny, friendship, seduction, bet, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.0
 503
Crazy Eyes (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Zack (Haas) is a young, divorced father who starts to develop romantic feelings towards his friend Rebecca (Zima), whom he refers to as "Crazy Eyes". He spends a lot of time at a bar run by his best friend Dan Drake (Busey) and hanging out ...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, adolescence vs adulthood, wooing, womanizer, couples, single parent, lifestyle, family relations, nightlife, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Women Who Flirt (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Zhang Hui is told by long-time best friend Xiao Gong that he has a new girlfriend, she is determined to learn new tricks to gain him back. Based on the novel written by Luo Fuman, "Everyone Loves Tender Women".
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, romance, rivalry, flirting, friendship, disorder, fall in love, seduction, love and romance, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 18K
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: comeback, love and romance, workplace, workplace romance, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, dance teacher, dancing, mentor, storytelling, female boss, romance ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 2K
Love Birds (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Love Birds is a hilarious charming romantic comedy that tells the story of a regular Kiwi bloke who finds himself on a quest to find true love – all with the help of a native New Zealand Shelduck. Comedian Rhys Darby (Flight of the Conchords, The ...
Style: humorous, uplifting, feel good, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, self discovery, fall in love, looking for love, family relations, journey, society, friendship, rock, love and romance, bird
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Pink Lemonade (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ever have one of those nights where nothing seems to be going right? Ever have a job that made you ponder "this place would be fun if it didn't suck so much"? Welcome to food-service hell. Natalie, the waitress, is on the verge of a ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, clever, witty, humorous ...
Plot: workplace romance, workplace, obnoxious boss, romance, betrayal, love and romance, heist, workplace situations, boss and employee, couples, cooking and food, hot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Just Desserts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marco Poloni's family owns a bakery in the Bronx and it seems that they have fallen on hard times and his family is considering selling the bakery. Marco then decides to enter a baking competition hoping that the money and publicity will help ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: relationship vs career, ambition, lifestyle, opposites attract, workplace romance, family life, workplace situations, love affair, workplace, rivalry, romance, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, disorder, couples, couple relations, friends, family relations, wedding, love and romance, best friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 624
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: couples, love and romance, romance, society, fall in love, parents and children, love triangle, family gatherings, family relations, interracial relations, unrequited love, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Papadopoulos & Sons (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Following his ruin in the latest banking crisis, a self-made millionaire reluctantly re-unites with his estranged freewheeling brother to re-open the abandoned fish and chip shop they shared in their youth.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: starting over, family life, family business, workplace, hopes, restaurant, life turned upside down, down on your luck, brother brother relationship, greek, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.0
 611
Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, clever, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, love and romance, friends, fall in love, love affair, looking for love, couple relations, love triangle, couples, friendship, lifestyle ...
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.9
 229
Leading Ladies (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A zany comedy about two sisters, their gay best friend, and their overzealous stage mom.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming out, family relations, eccentric family, parents and children, gender, couples, contests and competitions, dancer's life, ambition, fall in love, sister sister relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.8
 1K
In a Day (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman spends a curiously unpredictable day with a stranger.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, shopping, beauty salon, fall in love, lifestyle, mysterious stranger, brother sister relationship, twentysomething life, music, jazz musician, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Nina's Heavenly Delights (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A feisty young woman returns to Glasgow to run her deceased father's curry house.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, sexual
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian love, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian relationship, opposites attract, love triangle, love affair, homecoming, friendship, family business, forbidden love, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, london, england, taj mahal
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 573
Intern (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young, underappreciated intern at the ultra-hip magazine Skirt must learn to deal with kissy-face phoniness, model tantrums and bulimic editors, while trying to steal the heart of a dashing British art director from the grips of a supermodel.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fashion, fashion model, fall in love, looking for love, love triangle, rise to the top, workplace, lifestyle, ambition, disorder, couple relations, workplace romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Notre univers impitoyable (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Victor and Margot are both lawyers in a major consulting firm and form a solid couple in private. Yet one day they find themselves competing for the same job promotion. How will their relationship stand up to the outcome?
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, workplace romance, relationship vs career, law firm, couples, workplace, ambition, office, rise to the top, couple relations, workplace situations, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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