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Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)
 7.0
 5K
Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Millie Dillmount, a fearless young lady fresh from Salina, Kansas, determined to experience Life, sets out to see the world in the rip-roaring Twenties. With high spirits and wearing one of those new high hemlines, she arrives in New York to test the "modern" ideas she had been reading about back in Kansas: "I've taken the girl out of Kansas. Now I have to take Kansas out of the girl!"
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, realistic, semi serious, light, clever, talky, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, pursuit, flapper, stenographer, love and romance, workplace romance, farce, amateur detective, couples, opposites attract, boss and employee, workplace, power relations, love, dancing, chase, jewish, dog, horse, airplane, party, millionaire, pilot, doll, love triangle ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and feel good films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, culture clash, family, catastrophe and dialogue mostly in Comedy, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Thoroughly Modern Millie: Funny Girl (1968), Barefoot in the Park (1967), Not on the Lips (2003), Hello, Dolly! (1969), Beach Blanket Bingo (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Funny Girl (1968)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: The life of comedienne Fannie Brice, from her early days in the Jewish slums of the Lower East Side, to the height of her career with the Ziegfeld Follies, including her marriage to and eventual divorce from her first husband, Nick Arnstein.
Style: witty, touching, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jewish, divorce, marriage, romance, oldies, family problems, couples, showbiz, lifestyle, ambition, performer's life, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: new york, usa, seaport, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, honeymoon, opposites attract, womanizer, apartment, conservative, romance, love, couple relations, love and romance, bohemian life, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Not on the Lips (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A musical drawing room farce set in Paris in October, 1925. Gilberte, in middle-age, flirts with men but loves her husband Georges, wishing he were more demonstrative. He's negotiating a deal with an American, Eric Thomson, who turns out to be ...
Style: witty, clever, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: farce, infidelity, artists and showbiz, unfulfilled love, ambition, couples, love affair, disorder, dishonesty, wooing, love triangle, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: asia, japan, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.2
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Hello, Dolly! (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Matchmaker, Dolly Levi takes a trip to Yonkers, New York to see the "well-known unmarried half-a-millionaire," Horace Vandergelder. While there, she convinces him, his two stock clerks and his niece and her beau to go to New York City.
Style: realistic, captivating, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: merchant, opposites attract, promotion, love and romance, city life, couple relations, romance, fall in love, looking for love, couples, urban, dance ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the fourth of the highly successful Frankie and Annette beach party movies, a motorcycle gang led by Eric Von Zipper kidnaps singing star Sugar Kane managed by Bullets, who hires sky-diving surfers Steve and Bonnie from Big Drop for a publicity ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mermaid, romance, dishonesty, infidelity, beach, love triangle, rock, nothing goes right, love and romance, disorder, couples, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Victor Victoria (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A struggling female soprano finds work playing a male female impersonator, but it complicates her personal life.
Style: witty, clever, stylized, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gender bending, cross dressing, cabaret, nightclub, music, jazz, romance, gay, chorus girl, showbiz, lifestyle, physical appearance ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: france, europe, chicago illinois, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.7
 15K
The Music Man (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A con man comes to an Iowa town with a scam using a boy's marching band program, but things don't go according to plan.
Style: sentimental, captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: small town, family, romance, couples, love and romance, unlikely couple, fall in love, cons and scams, society, americana, lifestyle, music band ...
Time: 20th century
Place: iowa, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Frankie and Johnny (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elvis plays Johnny, a riverboat entertainer with a big gambling problem. Donna Douglas plays Johnny's girl, Frankie. A fortune teller tells Johnny how he can change his luck. Enter a new lady luck played by Nancy Kovack and the cat fight begins.
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gambling, love triangle, romance, ambition, lifestyle, showbiz, oldies, dishonesty, couples, fall in love, love and romance, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s
Place: mississippi river, manhattan new york city, louisiana, hawaii, new orleans ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.9
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Arthur (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Arthur is the most quotable drunk millionaire that is likely to ever steal your heart. Dudley Moore portrays Arthur, a thirty year old child who will inherit 750 million dollars if he complies with his family's demands and marries the woman of ...
Style: humorous, witty, sentimental, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: butler, screwball, culture clash, cinderella story, opposites attract, waitress, hopes, boss and employee, rich and poor, working class, true love, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Social satire based on the best-seller by Adele Lang humorously chronicles the life of Katya Livingston, a self-centered, obnoxious and conceited 28-year-old ad sales exec who won't let anything or anyone stand in her way in getting to the top ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: socialite, love, dream, workplace romance, party, rise to the top, blind ambition, unlikely couple, looking for love, opposites attract, couple relations, boss and employee ...
Time: 20s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A New York girl sets her father up with a beautiful woman in a shaky marriage while her half sister gets engaged.
Style: realistic, feel good, sentimental, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adultery, liberal, thanksgiving, halloween, dysfunctional family, divorce, grandfather, infidelity, robbery, tourist, christmas eve, redemption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, europe, usa, venice, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Boy Friend (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company is forced to understudy for the leading lady at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood director is in the audience scouting for actors to be in his latest ...
Style: realistic, stylized, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: filmmaking, showbiz, lifestyle, actor's life, ambition, rising to stardom, romance, love and romance, artists and showbiz, couple relations, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 1920s, 30s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Live a Little, Love a Little (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pin-up photographer, who doesn't want to get pinned down, comes up against a girl who won't take no for an answer.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, boss and employee, love triangle, disorder, unlikely couple, couples, impossible love, workplace, romance, nothing goes right, journalism, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Sweet Charity (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Taxi dancer Charity continues to have Faith in the human race despite apparently endless disappointments at its hands, and Hope that she will finally meet the nice young man to romance her away from her sleazy life. Maybe, just maybe, handsome Oscar ...
Style: stylized, realistic, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elevator, broken engagement, charity, dancehall girl, celebrity, tragic love, going straight, couples, change of heart, opposites attract, sleazy, optimism ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, semi serious, humorous, road movie, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, wedding, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, travel, disorder, fall in love, nothing goes right, infidelity, extramarital affair, on the road ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.6
 4K
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: talky, humorous, clever, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: office, accountant, love triangle, wedding, romance, journal, underdog, couples, event planner, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.1
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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, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, couple relations, fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, love triangle, looking for love, bridesmaid, boss and employee, wedding, newspaper, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Majestic mountains are in the background and a waterfall in the foreground. Is that a canoe on the river? No it's a cradle with a baby. The buoyant Molly Brown has survived the first crisis of her life -- a flood. Sixteen years later she sets ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wealth, titanic, survival, romance, royal family, couples, nanny, ambition, forces of nature, rich and poor, love and romance, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 60s
Place: colorado, usa, europe, rome italy, denver colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
From Justin to Kelly (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A lonely, sexually repressed man. A depressed woman. A summer camp. On this fateful night, they will meet... and their hearts will become one.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, teenage life, betrayal, youth, best friends, lifestyle, young lovers, teenage love, performer's life, artists and showbiz, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa, texas, pennsylvania, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: actress, love affair, love and romance, pianist, love triangle, friendship between women, governess, friendship, opposites attract, master and servant, romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s, pre world war two
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
At Long Last Love (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Four socialites unexpectedly clash: heiress Brooke Carter runs into gambler Johnny Spanish at the race track while playboy Michael O. Pritchard nearly runs into stage star Kitty O'Kelly with his car. Backstage at Kitty's show, it turns out ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, stylized, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: gambling, singer, couples, master and servant, romance, fall in love, love and romance, artists and showbiz, performer's life, lifestyle, rich girl, male female relationship ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Picture Perfect (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 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, realistic, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, workplace romance, unlikely couple, career woman, couple relations, fall in love, workplace, love triangle, dishonesty, power relations, nothing goes right, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, sweet, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, fall in love, romance, workplace romance, boss and employee, uninhibited rivalry, workplace situations, love and romance, opposites attract, rivalry, looking for love, eligible bachelor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Town & Country (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Porter Stoddard is a well-known New York architect who is at a crossroads... a nexus where twists and turns lead to myriad missteps some with his wife Ellie, others with longtime friends Mona and her husband Griffin. Deciding which direction to take ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, architect, midlife crisis, farce, relationship vs career, family problems, dysfunctional family, looking for love, couple relations, crumbling marriage, love affair, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, mississippi, manhattan new york city, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Victor/Victoria (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An out-of-work singer, Victoria Grant (Julie Andrews), meets a just-fired, flamboyant gay man in a diner in 1920's Paris. He convinces her to pretend to be a man who is a female impersonator in order to get a job. The act is a hit in a local ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, nightclub, jazz, singer, gender, showbiz, make believe, hidden identity, fall in love, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, romance ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Secret of My Succe$s (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Brantley Foster, a well-educated kid from Kansas, has always dreamed of making it big in New York, but once in New York, he learns that jobs - and girls - are hard to get. When Brantley visits his uncle, Howard Prescott, who runs a ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: rich and poor, mistaken identity, office, love triangle, fish out of water, farce, workplace, rise to the top, ambition, comedy of errors, workplace situations, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, kansas, usa, florida, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Alex & Emma (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Writer Alex Sheldon (Luke Wilson) must finish his novel within a month. If he doesn't, he won't get paid. And, if that happens, angry Mafia types to whom he owes money will come looking for him. In order to expedite things, Alex hires ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: gambling, unlikely couple, love triangle, kiss, lie, casino, fortune, death, love, sex, disappearance, vandalism ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 20s, 1930s
Place: switzerland, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
That Touch of Mink (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich businessman and a young woman are attracted to each other, but he only wants an affair while she wants to save her virginity for marriage.
Style: witty, realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unemployment, romance, idealism, love and romance, couples, looking for love, wooing, opposites attract, cinderella story, fall in love, couple relations, hopes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: new york yankees, baltimore, new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: witty, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: farce, dog, romance, chases and races, crimes, legal action, love and romance, unlikely criminals, fugitives, nothing goes right, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Walk Don't Run (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: British industrialist Sir William Rutland - "Bill" to his friends - is in Tokyo on a business trip during the time of the Summer Olympic Games there in 1964. Having actually arrived in Tokyo two days before his original planned arrival, he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, matchmaking, embassy, romance, infidelity, couples, social differences, opposites attract, love and romance, athlete's life, contests and competitions, hotel room ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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