Movies like The Tall Guy

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The Tall Guy (1989)
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The Tall Guy (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American actor in England tries to find love and work.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, feel good, realistic, not serious, sexy, funny, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, infidelity, romance, farce, wedding, love triangle, rich and poor, human spirit, love and romance, rise to the top, fall in love, couples, self discovery, showbiz, workplace romance, opposites attract, looking for love, down on your luck, lifestyle, actor's life, disorder, workplace, comedy of errors, wooing, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe

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Most similar movies to The Tall Guy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, witty and semi serious films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, culture clash, mentor, catastrophe and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Tall Guy: The Very Thought of You (1998), Love Actually (2003), Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), Born Romantic (2000), A Couch in New York (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, romance, fall in love, love triangle, best friends, love and romance, couples, infidelity, looking for love, couple relations, comedy of errors, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe, minneapolis minnesota, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.6
 474K
Love Actually (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Follows seemingly unrelated people as their lives begin to intertwine while they fall in – and out – of love. Affections languish and develop as Christmas draws near.
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, fall in love, first love, marriage, couple relations, couples, looking for love, holiday, family relations, relationships, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, marseille, england, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four Weddings And A Funeral is a British comedy about a British Man named Charles and an American Woman named Carrie who go through numerous weddings before they determine if they are right for one another.
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wedding, romance, funeral, unrequited love, love at first sight, love, fall in love, love story, wedding ceremony, looking for love, eligible bachelor, ex couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Born Romantic (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In modern-day London, three men (Craig Ferguson, Jimi Mistry and David Morrissey) and three women (Olivia Williams, Jane Horrocks and Catherine McCormack) fall in and out of love and back again, to the Greek-chorus accompaniment of two cab drivers, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: multiple storylines, romance, opposites attract, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breakup, dancing, taxi driver, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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A Couch in New York (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both find themselves deeply ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, opposites attract, couple relations, misfit, love and romance, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, looking for love, unfulfilled love, love triangle, fall in love, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, france, paris france, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.5
 3K
After You (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Antoine is a maitre d' in a Paris brasserie, Chez Jean, and is so full of being of service to others that he can't say 'no'. Late for dinner with his girlfriend, Christine, he takes a shortcut home through the park but finds a ...
Style: humorous, romantic, compassionate, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, love triangle, fall in love, love, nothing goes right, romance, couple relations, love and romance, infidelity, rescue, suicide attempt, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, brittany, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.2
 302K
Notting Hill (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: William Thacker is a London bookstore owner whose humdrum existence is thrown into romantic turmoil when famous American actress Anna Scott appears in his shop. A chance encounter over spilled orange juice leads to a kiss that blossoms into a ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fame, opposites attract, paparazzi, male female relationship, social differences, power of love, romance, couples, love and romance, ordinary person, friendship, love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
A Touch of Class (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Steve, a happily married American man living in London meets Vicki, an English divorcée and run off to Marbella for a rollicking week of sex. They then return to London to set up a cozy menage, despite the fact that he loves his wife and children, ...
Style: witty, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: love affair, infidelity, friendship, resort, romance, love triangle, betrayal, family relations, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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, light, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, wedding, love and romance, fall in love, opposites attract, looking for love, love story, unlikely couple, couples, disorder, hidden identity, gigolo ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, united kingdom, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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
Plot: wedding, love triangle, accountant, romance, office, love and romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, event planner, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, moscow russia, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, witty, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, battle of the sexes, infidelity, romance, unlikely couple, love triangle, looking for love, looking for sex, love and romance, dishonesty, betrayal, best friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Bedrooms and Hallways (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the suggestion of a friend, gay Leo (Kevin McKidd) enters therapy after many failed relationships make him fear for his social life. In a group session (led by Simon Callow), Leo comes clean about his feelings for a straight member of the group ...
Style: witty, humorous, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, friendship, infidelity, meditation, romance, love triangle, couples, guru, friends, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: london, europe, england, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Mouth to Mouth (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: For financial reasons an unemployed aspiring actor works for a phone-sex enterprise. One day he receives a call from the mysterious wife of one of his best clients.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: phone sex, farce, love triangle, romance, lifestyle, gender, buddies, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, crimes, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: spain, europe, los angeles, madrid, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Mr. Jealousy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, infidelity, substitute teacher, jealousy, romance, screwball, couples, disorder, comedy of errors, couple relations, fall in love, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, iowa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, actress, love and romance, high society, social differences, friendship, love triangle, pianist, actor's life, lifestyle, fall in love, fish out of water ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939, 20th century, pre world war two
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 21K
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: romance, looking for love, couples, fall in love, obsession, social misfits, love story, rivalry, role playing, love and romance, love triangle, resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.9
 7K
About Adam (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A waitress falls for a handsome customer who seduces her, her two sisters, her brother, and her brother's girlfriend.
Style: sexy, feel good, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: seduction, infidelity, marriage, fall in love, siblings relations, family relations, betrayal, romance, couple relations, love, dishonesty, family gatherings ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe, dublin ireland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
America's Sweethearts (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the midst of a nasty public breakup of married movie stars, a studio publicist scrambles to put a cap on the escalating situation as the couple's latest film has found it's only print kidnapped by the director.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, satirical, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: couples, hollywood, love triangle, paparazzi, romance, showbiz, dishonesty, desire for fame, filmmaking, marriage crisis, artists and showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Naked in New York (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, (watch for the facial expressions) and to whom you can turn to for help while facing life ('your parents, nyaa, I don't think ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: redhead, coming of age, showbiz, college, infidelity, couple relations, fall in love, city life, couples, friends, lifestyle, writer's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, santa fe new mexico, boston, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, breakup, love and romance, comedy of errors, friendship, looking for love, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations, male female relationship, best selling author ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 6K
Maybe Baby (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Hugh Laurie (Sam) and Joely Richardson (Lucy) star as an irresistible couple who seem to have everything - good looks, successful careers, matching motorbikes and an enthusiastic love life. The only thing they lack is the one thing that they really ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: wanting a baby, pregnancy, infertility, family relations, babies and infants, couple relations, romance, thirtysomething life, crumbling marriage, love and romance, fall in love, writers ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, united kingdom, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Love and Other Catastrophes (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A day in the life of two film-school students trying to find love and another house-mate.
Style: semi serious, humorous, melancholic, satirical, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, university, college, college life, fall in love, lifestyle, romance, sexual relations, couple relations, youth, roommate, campus ...
Time: 90s
Place: melbourne australia, australia, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Woman in Red (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a happily married family man, who would never consider an affair, meets a beautiful woman in red, he is totally infatuated and desperate to make her acquaintance. However, as he tries out various schemes to sneak out to meet her, he realizes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, talky, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, obsession, adultery, love triangle, betrayal, romance, love and romance, farce, goofy hero, midlife crisis, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, los angeles, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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All Over the Guy (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A contemporary romantic comedy exploring the unlikely pairing of two 20-somethings thrown together by their respective best friends in hopes of igniting their own romance.
Style: feel good, sentimental, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: gay, friends, love, alcohol abuse, opposites attract, odd couple, looking for love, lifestyle, wedding, gay friend, sex, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Bridget Jones is becoming uncomfortable in her relationship with Mark Darcy. Apart from discovering that he's a conservative voter, she has to deal with a new boss, a strange contractor and the worst vacation of her life.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, sweet, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: looking for love, love triangle, happy ending, opposites attract, thirtysomething life, romance, verbal byplay, law firm, old love, intern, diary, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, london, new york, bangkok thailand, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
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Kettle of Fish (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lifelong bachelor confronts his intimacy issues when he sublets his apartment to a fetching biologist. His heartsick fish and his wise best buddy are on hand to provide perspective.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, captivating, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, jazz, fall in love, friendship, lifestyle, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, couple relations, couples, romance, battle of the sexes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Business Affair (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, USA, Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This is the story of the lovely Kate Swallow and the loves of her life. At the start she is with Alec Bolton, a noted author, who discourages her when she wants to write a novel. Later she is swept off her feet by Alecs publisher, Vanni Corso, and ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, thought provoking, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: writer's life, love triangle, fall in love, infidelity, crumbling marriage, romance, midlife crisis, relationship vs career, couples, strong female presence, love affair, love and romance ...
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Lonely Guy (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A writer for a greeting card company learns the true meaning of loneliness when he comes home to find his girlfriend in bed with another man.
Style: humorous, realistic, sentimental, talky, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: breakup, loneliness, singleness, starting over, love and romance, looking for love, couple relations, traffic jam, cruise, honeymoon, slutty attitude, adaptation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 2K
20 Dates (1998)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Myles is divorced in L.A. He wants a love life and a film career. So he decides to go on 20 dates and find true love in front of a camera, making his first feature. His patient agent, Richard, finds a $60,000 investor, the shadowy Elie. Myles starts ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, satirical, light, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, hidden camera, filmmaking, looking for love, showbiz, fall in love, lifestyle, nothing goes right, dating, women, relationships, media satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 12K
Being Julia (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Hungary, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Julia Lambert is a true diva: beautiful, talented, weathly and famous. She has it all - including a devoted husband who has mastermined her brilliant career - but after years of shining in the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of ...
Style: stylized, entertaining, emotional, touching, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: midlife crisis, older woman younger man relationship, theater, actor's life, romance, hallucination, infidelity, adaptation, loneliness, complex characters, older woman younger man sex, mental illness ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1938, 50s
Place: london, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%