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, captivating, realistic, semi serious, nostalgic, light, clever, talky, satirical ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: hotel, pursuit, flapper, stenographer, farce, love and romance, workplace romance, amateur detective, couples, opposites attract, boss and employee, workplace, power relations, show tunes, silly humor, love, dancing, jazz, chase, jewish, dog, horse, airplane, fight, party ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 60s, 1960s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to Thoroughly Modern Millie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, culture clash, mentor, dialogue and family mostly in Comedy, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Thoroughly Modern Millie: Funny Girl (1968), Hello, Dolly! (1969), Not on the Lips (2003), Barefoot in the Park (1967), Sweet Charity (1969). 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: captivating, humorous, touching, feel good, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: showbiz, divorce, romance, ambition, desire for fame, performer's life, couples, seaport, marriage, artists and showbiz, oldies, relationship vs career ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1920s, 20s, 1930s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois, baltimore ...
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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, realistic, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: wedding, merchant, promotion, couples, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, urban, city life, love and romance, opposites attract, romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, london
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100%
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, infidelity, disorder, love triangle, uncover truth, couple relations, romance, dishonesty, opposites attract, love and romance, lifestyle, ambition ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: paris france, japan, europe, asia, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, feel good, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, newlyweds, honeymoon, womanizer, opposites attract, conservative, apartment, romance, love, eccentric family, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, united states, manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: elevator, hopes, tragic love, dancehall girl, celebrity, broken engagement, charity, dancer's life, opposites attract, unlikely couple, going straight, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: humorous, feel good, stylized, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, lifestyle, actor's life, artists and showbiz, couples, filmmaking, show tunes, love and romance, ambition, rising to stardom, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20s, 20th century, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, semi serious, realistic, feel good, psychotronic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gambling, love triangle, romance, rock, down on your luck, fall in love, showbiz, oldies, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, performer's life ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, manhattan new york city, mississippi, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: humorous, stylized, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: mermaid, romance, love triangle, silly humor, love and romance, dishonesty, nothing goes right, buddies, young lovers, lifestyle, youth, rock ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa
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Sunday in New York (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Eileen is 22 and is smarting from her breakup with Russ. She comes to New York to visit her brother, Adam, who is an airline pilot. Eileen confides to her brother that she thinks she may be the only 22 year old virgin left in the world. Adam assures ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sex comedy
Audience: date night
Plot: bus, pilot, virgin, singleness, looking for sex, jazz, romance, lifestyle, gender, love and romance, battle of the sexes, loss of virginity ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: stylized, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: cross dressing, nightclub, jazz, based on movie, singer, transvestism, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, lifestyle, hidden identity, performer's life ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: paris france, france, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, witty, touching, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, love triangle, accountant, romance, office, couple relations, looking for love, couples, love and romance, event planner, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, manhattan new york city, cincinnati ohio ...
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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: feel good, romantic, light, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: paris france, new york, venice, usa, europe ...
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Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, romance, couple relations, dishonesty, crimes, nothing goes right, love and romance, unlikely criminals, on the run, disorder, love affair, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: beach, anthropologist, romance, culture clash, young lovers, music, youth, couples, friends, looking for sex, teenage life, innocence lost ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: california, usa, hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, light, sexy, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, beach, lifestyle, best friends, dancing, youth, vacation, music, relationships, teenage love, teenage life, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, miami, florida, pennsylvania, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: wedding, destiny, unlikely couple, looking for love, opposites attract, travel, nothing goes right, infidelity, fall in love, disorder, on the road, storm ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, united states, miami, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, unemployment, romance, idealism, couples, couple relations, looking for love, love triangle, cinderella story, wooing, opposites attract, unlikely couple ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 1960s, 70s
Place: new york, new york yankees, baltimore, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Music Man (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Family, 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: feel good, humorous, sentimental, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: small town, family, romance, music band, love and romance, society, dishonesty, unlikely couple, lifestyle, show tunes, couples, screwball ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: iowa, usa, midwest
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48%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, thirtysomething life, eligible bachelor, couple relations, self discovery, unfulfilled love, parents and children, workplace ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Love's Labour's Lost (2000)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Musical
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An update of the classic Shakespeare story, director Kenneth Branagh shot this movie like a classic 30s musical. Love's Labour's Lost tells the story of four best friends who swear off love. The King of Navarre and his three companions ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, best friends, couple relations, fall in love, couples, disorder, love and romance, male female relationship, pianist, father daughter relationship, police, passion ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1939
Place: france, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, semi serious, feel good, talky, lyrical ...
Plot: pirate, opera, friends, ocean or sea, ocean, show tunes, heroes, escapades, leadership, romance, adventure, mute or deaf ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 80s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: cornwall, australia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: titanic, wealth, catastrophe, survival, romance, love and romance, misfit, lifestyle, nanny, ambition, society, orphan ...
Time: 60s, 90s
Place: colorado, europe, usa, rome italy, athens greece ...
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47%
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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, teens
Plot: infidelity, architect, midlife crisis, farce, relationship vs career, family problems, dysfunctional family, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, love affair, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, mississippi, paris france, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: butler, screwball, culture clash, opposites attract, alcohol abuse, waitress, cinderella story, bittersweet, working class, social differences, true love, mogul ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
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47%
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Star! (1968)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Gertrude Lawrence rises to stage stardom at the cost of happiness.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: ambition, actor's life, singing, rising to stardom, performer's life, hopes, best friends, love and romance, lifestyle, desire for fame, artists and showbiz, chorus girl ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 1910s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: humorous, realistic, semi serious, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, disorder, boss and employee, love triangle, fall in love, impossible love, lifestyle, workplace, journalism, nothing goes right, romance, couples ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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47%
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10 (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A Hollywood songwriter goes through a mid-life crisis and becomes infatuated with a sexy blonde newlywed.
Style: sexy, humorous, sentimental, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: midlife crisis, honeymoon, romance, obsession, love affair, voyeurism, single parent, wedding, beach, songwriter, friends, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: office, rich and poor, mistaken identity, love triangle, farce, ambition, rise to the top, workplace, fish out of water, disorder, workplace romance, workplace situations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, kansas, usa, florida, new jersey ...
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46%
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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, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: nightclub, singer, female protagonist, romance, love and romance, artists and showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, cabaret, couples, show tunes, radio show ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%