Movies like Thoroughly Modern Millie

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Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)
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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: feel good, humorous, light, romantic, road movie, clever, melancholic, satirical, absurd, talky ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, hotel, chase, love, farce, stenographer, jewish, jazz, theater, catastrophe, gangsters, fashion, musician, women, music, slavery, caper, family, romance, camp, hip hop, justice, fantasy world, destiny, brutality ...
Time: 1920s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s, 20s
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, light and feel good films with plots about dialogue, storytelling, catastrophe, adaptation, mentor, romance and love and romance mostly in Romance, Comedy and Musical genres. Some movies like Thoroughly Modern Millie: Hello, Dolly! (1969), Funny Girl (1968), The Pirates of Penzance (1983), Sweet Charity (1969), Frankie and Johnny (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: humorous, feel good, light, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, love, teenager, merchant, art, alter ego, adventure, adaptation, magic, childhood, chase, lone hero ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 1890s
Place: new york, london, usa
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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: light, witty, captivating, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: divorce, romance, dancing, women, showbiz, ambition, jewish, desire for fame, performer's life, couples, love story, female protagonist ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1920s, 50s, 1930s ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city ...
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The Pirates of Penzance (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In spite of being apprenticed to a Pirate King as a child, Frederic has led a very sheltered life. So when he arrives in Penzance with his boisterous shipmates, there are a few surprises in store for him! It all ends happily, but not before ...
Style: humorous, sexy, romantic, clever, colourful ...
Plot: pirate, opera, dancing, moral ambiguity, justice, music, culture clash, family, mentor, fantasy world, love, idealism ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: australia, cornwall, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: feel good, humorous, stylized, sexy, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: dancing, love, depression, broken engagement, charity, celebrity, mentor, dreams, honest, music, nudity (full frontal - brief), natural disaster ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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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: humorous, psychotronic, intense, visually appealing, bad ending ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gambling, love triangle, romance, elvis presley, broadway, dancing, family, music, fantasy world, fight scenes, first contact, multiple storylines ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, hawaii, mississippi, new york, louisiana ...
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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: witty, romantic, light, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, family, love story, destiny, love, beautiful scenery, couple relations, family life, christmas, dysfunctional family, multiple storylines, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, 90s, 20th century
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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, humorous, sexy, unusual plot structure, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: surfing, beach party, beach, romance, teenager, motorcycle, dancing, camp, disaster, nostalgia, gang, bittersweet ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
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Mamma Mia! (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Set on an idyllic Greek island, the plot serves as a background for a wealth of ABBA hit songs. Donna, an independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on the island is about to let go of Sophie, the spirited young daughter she's raised ...
Style: romantic, feel good, light, sentimental, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, family outing, kids ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964)
Genre: 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: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, date night
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Hairspray (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Pleasantly plump teenager, Tracy Turnblad and her best friend, Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show – and Tracy wins. But when scheming Amber Von Tussle and her mother plot to destroy Tracy, it turns to chaos.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, lyrical, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, chick flick, kids ...
Plot: dancing, artists and showbiz, dream come true, teenage love, racism, follow your dream, fat girl, teenager, teenage girl, music, stereotypes, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: baltimore, usa, maryland, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: funny, talky, feel good, clever, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: lawyer, divorce, love story, marriage, love, romance, conservative, honeymoon, hotel, newlywed, eccentricity, relationships ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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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, stylized, touching, witty ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, san francisco, new jersey, connecticut, new york ...
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The Music Man (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, stylized, colourful ...
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Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two rural teens sing and dance their way through a forbidden romance and a dangerous travelling carnival.
Style: feel good, lyrical, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 90s
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Paris When It Sizzles (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hollywood producer Alexander Meyerheimer has hired drunken writer Richard Benson to write his latest movie. Benson has been holed up in a Paris apartment supposedly working on the script for months, but instead has spent the time living it up. ...
Style: witty, feel good, clever, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: screenwriter, love, weekend, writer's block, fashion, love and romance, romance, vampire, writer's life, satire, french, wine ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, 18th century, 50s, 20th century ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Beach Party (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: humorous, sexy, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, reflective ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Place: california, new jersey, hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: humorous, sexy, visually appealing, emotional, melancholic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
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Duration: 129 min.
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Style: stylized, sexy, colourful, futuristic, lyrical ...
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Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
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Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
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Time: contemporary
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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
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Style: sexy, clever, humorous, stylized, witty ...
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24%
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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, entertaining, melancholic, sweet ...
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Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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Style: touching, romantic, humorous, emotional, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
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Time: 1930s, year 1939, 20th century, pre world war two
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23%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: humorous, witty, light, romantic, parody ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
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Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962
Place: new york, usa, maine, madison square garden manhattan new york city, bronx new york city ...
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23%
Heartbreak Hotel (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a teen tries to set up a band at his school, his mother who was a big fan of Elvis Presley gets in a wreck he and his band members decides to kidnap Elvis and have him hooked up with his mother.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, melancholic, light, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, mississippi, paris france, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
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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, sexy, unusual plot structure, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: jewish, romance, broadway, life philosophy, love story, adaptation, magic, catastrophe, chase, culture clash, vengeance, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Bride & Prejudice (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A Bollywood update of Jane Austen's classic tale, in which Mrs. Bakshi is eager to find suitable husbands for her four unmarried daughters. When the rich single gentlemen Balraj and Darcy come to visit, the Bakshis have high hopes, though ...
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, light, scenic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, initially antagonists, interracial romance, love, culture clash, wedding, love and romance, society, social differences, couple relations, arranged marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: india, london, england, europe, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
I'm with Lucy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's an hour before Lucy's wedding and her best friend wants to hear all about what led up to that moment. So, Lucy tells about the five men she had blind dates with over the past year (Doug, Gabriel, Bobby, Barry, and Luke) and her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, sweet, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, sex on first date, relationships, marriage, women, looking for love, wedding, sex, dating, romance, pillow talk, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york, usa, tahiti, madagascar ...
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22%
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: humorous, feel good, witty, sexy, clever ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: love, romance, idealism, fall in love, psychiatrist, hotel, mistaken identity, marriage, farce, transformation, aging, conspiracy ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, new jersey, new york yankees, usa, baltimore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%