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, realistic, witty, talky, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, love affair, workplace, boss and employee, family relations, restaurant, relationship vs career, moral dilemma, mystery, love and romance, workplace romance, single parent, power relations, cat, fishing, party, love triangle, singer, theft, moving, mother daughter relationship, waiter, bus, funeral ...
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, fall in love, romance, couples, family relations, workplace and couple relations mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Sparkle: Learners (2007), A Nanny for Christmas (2010), Caffeine (2006), Pink Lemonade (2006), Love Is Not What It Used to Be (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: sentimental, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: learning to drive, driving school, workplace romance, family relations, fall in love, teachers and students, workplace, romance, money raising, couples, driving instructor, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, 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: date night, girls' night
Plot: nanny, love and romance, christmas, comedy of errors, fall in love, workplace, lifestyle, family relations, parents and children, couples, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, beverly hills
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89%
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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, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: drug abuse, battle of the sexes, friendship, looking for love, workplace situations, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, twentysomething life, couple relations, sexual relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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: semi serious, realistic, talky, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: workplace romance, love and romance, workplace, romance, obnoxious boss, betrayal, workplace situations, couples, heist, boss and employee, cooking and food, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Love Is Not What It Used to Be (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alex comes across Lucias life, two youngsters who start discovering each other, the escape velocity will determine their future.Paz y Jorge see how their relationship is fading and they don't know what to do, hyperbola, whose bodies will never ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, romance, fall in love, city life, elderly lovers, restaurant, female nudity, husband wife relationship, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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76%
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: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, couples, fall in love, romance, wooing, breakup, unfulfilled love, thirtysomething life, couple relations, lifestyle, love and romance, true love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Search for John Gissing (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Matthew Barnes is a young exec on the move up who finds himself a pawn in corporate in-fighting when he's sent to London to oversee a merger
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: satire, culture clash, workplace, rivalry, couples, couple relations, workplace situations, workplace romance, vengeance, boss and employee, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, realistic ...
Plot: starting over, family relations, addiction, rehabilitation, single parent, estrangement, parents and children, coming of age, womanizer, teenage life, father son relationship, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Falling for Mala (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Maria Laura "Mala" is an actress with little luck, but she is successful working for other women, seducing their boyfriends to know if they are faithful or not. But everything changes when her dream to perform in her acting career depends ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, cons and scams, unlikely couple, dishonesty, society, romance, infidelity, couples, manipulation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: master and servant, family relations, social differences, couple relations, romance, couples, power relations, fall in love, parents and children, intrigue, servant, manners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 50s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, romance, fall in love, love affair, unlikely couple, journalism, couples, friendship, dishonesty, love and romance, sexual content, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: cooking and food, family relations, restaurant, workplace, self discovery, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, chef, family business, matchmaking, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, semi serious, humorous, light, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, workplace situations, cooking and food, uninvited guest, relationships, restaurant, family relations, romance, workplace, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: looking for love, family relations, pets, fall in love, romance, couples, holiday, disorder, family life, christmas, pet dog, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cousin cousin relationship, romance, disorder, fall in love, unlikely couple, family relations, cons and scams, looking for love, society, friendship, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Goreyan Nu Daffa Karo (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A conservative Indian family experiences a culture shock when it agrees to participate in a Canadian wedding.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, forbidden love, society, wooing, social differences, culture clash, family relations, siblings relations, love and romance, culture, bollywood
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, heist, crimes, fall in love, nanny, womanizer, buddies, friendship, bet, seduction, love and romance, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, spain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, rivalry, romance, friendship, disorder, fall in love, seduction, flirting, friends, couples, uninhibited rivalry, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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, womanizer, adolescence vs adulthood, wooing, couples, single parent, parents and children, nightlife, family relations, lifestyle, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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57%
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The Yank (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tom Murphy, a middle-aged Irish-American man from Cleveland, travels to Ireland for his best friend’s wedding and to find the perfect woman.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: friends, family relations, culture clash, love and romance, romance, buddies, fall in love, parents and children, disorder, bar fight
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, usa, ohio, dublin ireland, cleveland ohio
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55%
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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, feel good, uplifting, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, self discovery, fall in love, looking for love, family relations, journey, friendship, society, rock, love and romance, bird
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
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55%
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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
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53%
Just Desserts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: relationship vs career, ambition, lifestyle, opposites attract, contest, family life, love affair, workplace romance, workplace situations, workplace, rivalry, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, workplace, family life, family business, life turned upside down, restaurant, hopes, down on your luck, brother brother relationship, greek, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Office Romance. Our time (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 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, unlikely couple, single father, relationship vs career, love affair, strong female lead, female executive, office romance, female boss, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.9
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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, realistic, clever, sentimental, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, friends, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, actor's life, friendship, love triangle, couple relations ...
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, nothing goes right, couples, disorder, friends, family relations, wedding, love and romance, best friends, woman urinating, female sitting on a toilet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love and romance, shopping, lifestyle, beauty salon, fall in love, mysterious stranger, brother sister relationship, twentysomething life, one day, jazz musician, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming out, eccentric family, family relations, parents and children, gender, couples, fall in love, contests and competitions, ambition, dancer's life, sister sister relationship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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50%
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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, love triangle, looking for love, rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, relationship vs career ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%