Movies like Thoroughly Modern Millie

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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, love triangle, kidnapping ...
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 semi serious, realistic, humorous and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, dialogue, catastrophe, culture clash and mentor 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, captivating, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: jewish, divorce, marriage, romance, couples, oldies, family problems, lifestyle, showbiz, ambition, desire for fame, rising to stardom ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: seaport, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois ...
⇓ 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, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, honeymoon, womanizer, opposites attract, conservative, apartment, romance, love, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, newlyweds ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: clever, humorous, stylized, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, infidelity, ambition, wooing, couples, dishonesty, fall in love, love affair, disorder, lifestyle, love triangle, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: asia, japan, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.2
 12K
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: merchant, opposites attract, city life, couple relations, romance, love and romance, promotion, urban, couples, looking for love, fall in love, dance ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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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, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mermaid, romance, buddies, couples, disorder, youth, love and romance, friends, nothing goes right, dishonesty, young lovers, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: date night, girls' night
Plot: gender bending, cross dressing, cabaret, nightclub, music, jazz, romance, gay, artists and showbiz, love and romance, passionate interest, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: france, europe, chicago illinois, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 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, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: small town, family, romance, social relations, cons and scams, love and romance, unlikely couple, small town life, couples, oldies, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century
Place: iowa, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, fall in love, dishonesty, oldies, couples, showbiz, lifestyle, opposites attract, performer's life, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 6.9
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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, working class, true love, mogul, social differences, society, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: sexy, feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: adultery, liberal, thanksgiving, halloween, dysfunctional family, divorce, tourist, infidelity, robbery, grandfather, redemption, christmas eve ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, europe, usa, venice, paris france ...
⇓ 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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dream, socialite, party, looking for love, blind ambition, unlikely couple, rise to the top, lifestyle, couple relations, boss and employee, workplace situations, opposites attract ...
Time: 20s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: elevator, celebrity, tragic love, broken engagement, charity, dancehall girl, cabaret, change of heart, unlikely couple, hopes, couple relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, humorous, semi serious, road movie, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: destiny, wedding, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, travel, fall in love, disorder, nothing goes right, infidelity, extramarital affair, on the road ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, mexico, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: talky, humorous, clever, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: office, love triangle, accountant, wedding, romance, underdog, looking for love, couples, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfilled love, journal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, cincinnati ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, semi serious, humorous, touching, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: actress, love affair, love and romance, pianist, love triangle, governess, friendship, master and servant, opposites attract, romance, fall in love, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, pre world war two
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wealth, titanic, survival, romance, fish out of water, cruise, ambition, orphan, rise to the top, escapades, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: colorado, europe, usa, athens greece, denver colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, realistic, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, looking for love, fall in love, betrayal, best friends, youth, lifestyle, young lovers, love and romance, artists and showbiz, performer's life, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, texas, usa, miami, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, love triangle, love and romance, looking for love, bridesmaid, boss and employee, wedding, newspaper, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: feel good, realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: gambling, singer, lifestyle, couples, fall in love, artists and showbiz, romance, master and servant, performer's life, love and romance, rolls royce, heiress ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, workplace romance, unlikely couple, career woman, fall in love, couple relations, power relations, nothing goes right, manipulations, workplace, dishonesty, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, opposites attract, rivalry, eligible bachelor, looking for love, love and romance, workplace situations, boss and employee, uninhibited rivalry, verbal byplay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unemployment, romance, idealism, opposites attract, wooing, looking for love, couples, fall in love, cinderella story, love triangle, unlikely couple, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, baltimore, new york yankees, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: filmmaking, couples, fall in love, romance, couple relations, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz, love and romance, ambition, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: nightclub, jazz, singer, cross dressing, romance, artists and showbiz, love and romance, overnight success, screwball, disorder, nightlife, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, semi serious, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
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Place: massachusetts, switzerland, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: farce, dog, romance, love and romance, fugitives, chases and races, couple relations, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, crimes, legal action, legal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, realistic, feel good, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, matchmaking, embassy, romance, social differences, opposites attract, couples, infidelity, contests and competitions, athlete's life, love and romance, hotel room ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 2K
Beach Party (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Anthropology Professor Robert Orwell Sutwell and his secretary Marianne are studying the sex habits of teenagers. The surfing teens led by Frankie and Dee Dee don't have much sex but they sing, battle the motorcycle rats and mice led by Eric ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: beach, anthropologist, romance, culture clash, music, love and romance, looking for sex, couples, teenage life, innocence lost, rebelliousness, young lovers ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.9
 63K
Made of Honor (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Tom and Hannah have been platonic friends for 10 years. He's a serial dater, while she wants marriage but hasn't found Mr. Right. Just as Tom is starting to think that he is relationship material after all, Hannah gets engaged. When she ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, best friends in love, bridesmaid, friendship, best friends, couple relations, love triangle, opposites attract, wedding preparations and rituals, forbidden love, love, romantic rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: scotland, europe, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Funny Lady (1975)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: 1930s in New York – The famous singer Fanny Brice has divorced her first husband Nicky Arnstein. During the depression she has trouble finding work as an artist but meets Billy Rose, a newcomer who writes lyrics and owns his own nightclub.
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: nightclub, female protagonist, singer, romance, artists and showbiz, couple relations, love and romance, radio show, human nature, cabaret, lifestyle, actor's life ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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