Movies like What a Girl Wants

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What a Girl Wants (2003)
 5.8
 64K
What a Girl Wants (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An American girl, Daphne, heads to Europe in search of the father she's never met. But instead of finding a British version of her bohemian mother, she learns the love of her mom's life is an uptight politician. The only problem now is that her long-lost dad is engaged to a fiercely territorial social climber with a daughter who makes Daphne's life miserable.
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, sweet, sexy, funny, entertaining, satirical, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: teenage girl, father daughter relationship, cinderella story, social differences, daughter, teen romance, american abroad, fish out of water, hopes, love and romance, fall in love, teenager, high school, family relations, estrangement, cheerleading, royalty, lifestyle, family reunited, parents and children, female protagonist, politician, runaway, dancing, high society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe, new york, usa, morocco, manhattan new york city ...

Most similar movies to What a Girl Wants

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out romantic, humorous, realistic and feel good films with plots about romance, love and romance, teenager, teenage girl, runaway, catastrophe and fantasy world mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like What a Girl Wants: The Princess Diaries (2001), The Prince & Me (2004), Sydney White (2007), First Daughter (2004), She's the Man (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Mia Thermopolis is now a college graduate and on her way to Genovia to take up her duties as princess. Her best friend Lilly also joins her for the summer. Mia continues her 'princess lessons'- riding horses side-saddle, archery, and other ...
Style: feel good, light, romantic, humorous, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids, family outing ...
Plot: love and romance, cinderella story, royal family, wooing, fish out of water, coronation, royal court, fall in love, love, heir to the throne, princess, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Princess Diaries (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A socially awkward but very bright 15-year-old girl being raised by a single mom discovers that she is the princess of a small European country because of the recent death of her long-absent father, who, unknown to her, was the crown prince of ...
Style: feel good, touching, fairy tale, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night, family outing ...
Plot: high school, teenager, princess, royalty, coming of age, cinderella story, teenage life, friendship, fish out of water, manners, teenage love, royal family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: california, san francisco, europe, usa, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Prince & Me (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fairy tale love-story about pre-med student Paige who falls in love with a Danish Prince "Eddie" who refused to follow the traditions of his parents and has come to the US to quench his thirst for rebellion. Paige and Edward come from ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, college, prince, eligible bachelor, princess, youth, fall in love, cinderella story, opposites attract, graduation, couples, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, san francisco, australia, denmark, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.2
 49K
Sydney White (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Snow White set against students in their freshman year of college in the greek system.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, modern fairy tale, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, family outing, kids
Plot: college, romance, sorority, popularity, rivalry, high school, student life, youth, fall in love, society, friendship, college life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 24K
First Daughter (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Samantha MacKenzie, the daughter of the president of the United States, arrives at college with a group of Secret Service agents. Samantha, however, resents their presence and decides she wants to attend school just like a normal student. Her father ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sweet, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: college, teenager, college life, usa president, fall in love, white house, father daughter relationship, president, daughter, love and romance, youth, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.3
 161K
She's the Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Viola Johnson is in a real jam. Complications threaten her scheme to pose as her twin brother, Sebastian, and take his place at a new boarding school. She falls in love with her handsome roommate, Duke, who loves beautiful Olivia, who has fallen for ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: high school, romance, teenager, cross dressing, soccer, tomboy, sport, teenage love, roommate, hidden identity, teen romance, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: london, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Miley Stewart (aka pop-star Hannah Montana) gets too caught up in the superstar celebrity lifestyle, her dad decides it's time for a total change of scenery. But sweet nibblets! Miley must trade in all the glitz and glamour of Hollywood ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, melancholic, semi serious, sad ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night ...
Plot: teenager, teenage life, fall in love, parents and children, friends, double life, lifestyle, best friends, youth, celebrity, family, hidden identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nashville tennessee, malibu california, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Maid in Manhattan (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marisa Ventura is a struggling single mom who works at a posh Manhattan hotel and dreams of a better life for her and her young son. One fateful day, hotel guest and senatorial candidate Christopher Marshall meets Marisa and mistakes her for a ...
Style: romantic, light, sentimental, fairy tale, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: love story, love and romance, romance, opposites attract, fall in love, class differences, cinderella story, mistaken identity, hotel, eligible bachelor, rags to riches, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 46K
Monte Carlo (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress.
Style: romantic, humorous, light, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: adventure, mistaken identity, fall in love, happy ending, love and romance, lifestyle, lookalikes, teenage life, tour guide, nothing goes right, high society, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: monte carlo, paris france, europe, monaco, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Cinderella Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Montgomery is a tomboyish, unpopular girl at school. She has been text messaging a somebody named Nomad for a few months and he asks her to meet him at the Halloween dance at 11:00 in the middle of the dance floor. The only problem is, she must ...
Style: romantic, feel good, fairy tale, modern fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick, date night
Plot: high school, teenager, romance, cinderella, cinderella story, teenage girl, youth, happy ending, teenage love, fall in love, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.0
 88K
The Last Song (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A drama centered on a rebellious girl who is sent to a Southern beach town for the summer to stay with her father. Through their mutual love of music, the estranged duo learn to reconnect.
Style: touching, romantic, serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage love, fall in love, teenage life, father daughter relationship, youth, love, family relations, teenager, parents and children, love and romance, pianist, teen romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, ireland, georgia, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Georgia Nicolson is fourteen, lives with nosey parents who don't understand her, an annoying three year old sister and has to wear a beret to school. She would, however, rather be blonde, have a smaller nose and a boyfriend. Revolving around ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: school, high school, coming of age, teenage life, teenage love, love and romance, parents and children, youth, friends, high school life, teenager, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, new zealand, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 3.9
 22K
Material Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two wealthy sisters, both heiresses to their family's cosmetics fortune, are given a wake-up call when a scandal and ensuing investigation strip them of their wealth.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: fall in love, downfall, family relations, love and romance, teenager, youth, family, fish out of water, cheerleading, rise to the top, rise and fall, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 58K
Wild Child (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rebellious 16 year old Poppy from Mailibu is sent to an English boarding school. Realising her Father isn't coming back to rescue her she tries to get expelled.
Style: feel good, sweet, ridiculous, romantic, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: boarding school, teenager, teenage girl, girls' boarding school, school, love and romance, friendship, popularity, girls' school, youth, teenage life, rebellious daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, malibu california, europe, london, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, light, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: love, love and romance, love story, love triangle, thirtysomething life, christmas, couples, looking for love, opposites attract, flirting, holiday, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lizzie McGuire has graduated from middle school and takes a trip to Rome, Italy.
Style: humorous, feel good, sweet, entertaining, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: teenage girl, romance, teenager, american abroad, friendship, youth, family, high school, love and romance, teenage life, disney, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Perfect Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Holly is tired of moving every time her mom Jean breaks up with yet another second-rate guy. To distract her mother from her latest bad choice, Holly conceives the perfect plan for the perfect man, an imaginary secret admirer who will romance Jean ...
Style: feel good, romantic, touching, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night, kids
Plot: mother daughter relationship, teenager, looking for love, single parent, secrets, secret admirer, love and romance, online dating, teenage life, lifestyle, matchmaking, cinderella story ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the teenager Mary Elizabeth Steppe, a.k.a. Lola, moves with her mother and two younger twin sisters from New York to the suburb of Dellwood, New Jersey, she has the feeling that her cultural and entertaining world ended. While in school, the ...
Style: humorous, melancholic, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, pre-teens, kids ...
Plot: high school, teenager, teenage girl, coming of age, romance, mother daughter relationship, rivalry, fish out of water, disney, family relations, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Movie in collections
A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this modern telling of the classic tale, aspiring singer Katie Gibbs falls for the new boy at her performing arts high school. But Katie's wicked stepmother and stepsister are scheming to crush her dream before she can sing her way into his ...
Style: modern fairy tale, romantic, feel good, semi serious, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, family outing, girls' night, date night ...
Plot: cinderella, cinderella story, teenage love, artists and showbiz, follow your dream, youth, teenage life, musician's life, love and romance, high school, orphan, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 139K
The Parent Trap (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Hallie Parker and Annie James are identical twins separated at a young age because of their parents' divorce. unknowingly to their parents, the girls are sent to the same summer camp where they meet, discover the truth about themselves, and ...
Style: feel good, light, sweet, humorous, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: twins, divorce, summer camp, mischievous children, lookalikes, single parent, father daughter relationship, twins separated at birth, child's point of view, children, butler, dishonesty ...
Time: year 1998, 90s
Place: california, london, maine, england, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A unique 16th century woman, Danielle possesses a love of books, and can easily quote from Sir Thomas More’s Utopia. An intriguing mix of tomboyish athleticism and physical beauty, she has more than enough charm to capture the heart of a prince ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, sentimental, light, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, kids, family outing ...
Plot: romance, love and romance, love, cinderella story, cinderella, prince, royalty, female protagonist, class differences, legends and myths, step siblings, stepsister stepsister relationship ...
Time: 16th century, 50s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.9
 97K
She's All That (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, teenager, high school, opposites attract, bet, fall in love, adolescence, youth, teenage girl, teen romance, teenage love, prom ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 16K
StarStruck (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jessica Olsen goes to Los Angeles with nothing more in mind that visiting her grandparents while her sister tries to meet Christopher Wilde. One night she meets Christopher Wilde. They go an an adventure around Los Angeles and start to like each ...
Style: romantic, light, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, pop star, celebrity, youth, fall in love, paparazzi, happy ending, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, michigan, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Movie in collections
Another Cinderella Story (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A guy who danced with what could be the girl of his dreams at a costume ball only has one hint at her identity: the Zune she left behind as she rushed home in order to make her curfew. And with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in front of him, he ...
Style: romantic, feel good, modern fairy tale, fairy tale, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, family outing, kids ...
Plot: cinderella, cinderella story, high school, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, pop star, school, youth, evil stepmother, love affair, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
Style: romantic, funny, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing, kids, date night
Plot: wedding, romance, culture clash, mother daughter relationship, greek, love, prejudice, bride and groom, dysfunctional family, family, love and romance, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.1
 39K
Uptown Girls (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Molly Gunn, the freewheeling daughter of a deceased rock legend, is forced to get a job when her manager steals her money. As nanny for precocious Ray, the oft ignored daughter of a music executive she learns what it means to be an adult while ...
Style: romantic, touching, sexy, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: nanny, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, rich kid, teenager, family relations, initially antagonists, friends, self discovery, girl, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, new jersey, coney island brooklyn new york city, usa, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, sweet, funny, not serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: love triangle, looking for love, thirtysomething life, happy ending, love story, love and romance, love, women, relationships, marriage proposal, verbal byplay, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, london, bangkok thailand, new york, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
High School Musical (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Troy (Zac Efron), the popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella (Vanessa Anne Hudgens), the brainy and beautiful member of the academic club, break all the rules of East High society when they secretly audition for the leads in the ...
Style: romantic, humorous, feel good, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night, family outing ...
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, teenage love, love and romance, music, disney, teenager, friendship, family relations, happy ending, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s
Place: usa, albuquerque new mexico, new mexico, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bianca, a tenth grader, has never gone on a date, but she isn't allowed to go out with boys until her older sister Kat gets a boyfriend. The problem is, Kat rubs nearly everyone the wrong way. But Bianca and the guy she has her eye on, Joey, ...
Style: romantic, light, witty, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids ...
Plot: high school, teenager, romance, opposites attract, youth, initially antagonists, teenage life, unlikely couple, love and romance, school, fall in love, teen romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, washington state, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 17K
Sleepover (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As their first year of high school looms ahead, best friends Julie, Hannah, Yancy and Farrah have one last summer sleepover. Little do they know they're about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime. Desperate to shed their nerdy status, they ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: high school, teenager, youth, slumber party, friendship between girls, teenage life, friends, high school life, party, popular girl, teenage girl, cheerleading ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, contemporary
Place: hawaii, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%