Movies like The Five-Year Engagement

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The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Exactly one year after Tom meets Violet, he surprises her with a wedding ring. By all accounts, Tom and Violet are destined for their happily ever after. However, this engaged couple just keep getting tripped up on the long walk down the aisle.
Style: humorous, romantic, funny, light, tragicomedy, witty, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: relationship vs career, couple relations, proposal, love, engagement, ambition, love and romance, up and down relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, frustration, fiance fiancee relationship, love story, chef, sister sister relationship, marriage, family, stereotypes, life philosophy, restaurant, sacrifice, adaptation, romance, wedding, unemployed, englishwoman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, michigan, usa

Most similar movies to The Five-Year Engagement

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, romantic and funny films with plots about couples, couple relations, love and romance, romance, mentor, dialogue and catastrophe mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Five-Year Engagement: The Wedding Planner (2001), I Love You, Man (2009), How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), Made of Honor (2008), Valentine's Day (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Wedding Planner (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mary Fiore, San Francisco's premiere wedding planner is rescued from an accident by the man of her dreams, pediatrician Steve Edison, only to find he is the fiancé of her latest client, wealthy Fran Donnolly. As Mary continues making the ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, sweet, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, true love, couple relations, wedding, destiny, wedding planner, romance, looking for love, arranged marriage, relationship vs career, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.0
 181K
I Love You, Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter immediately sets out to rectify ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, loneliness, couple relations, buddies, friendship between men, obsessive quest, supportive friend, loner, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coworker, friend, male bonding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, chicago illinois, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor, Lana (Bebe Neuwirth), loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, couple relations, love and romance, battle of the sexes, bet, journalist, love story, fall in love, initially antagonists, couples, wooing, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.9
 61K
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: humorous, feel good, romantic, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: best friends in love, love and romance, bridesmaid, wedding preparations and rituals, friendship, best friends, forbidden love, opposites attract, couple relations, love triangle, unfulfilled love, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: scotland, europe, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 5.7
 104K
Valentine's Day (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: More than a dozen Angelenos navigate Valentine's Day from early morning until midnight. Three couples awake together, but each relationship will sputter; are any worth saving? A grade-school boy wants flowers for his first true love; two high ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, love triangle, valentine's day, wooing, multiple storylines, romance, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Accidental Husband (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When radio love guru Dr Emma Lloyd convinces Patrick Sullivan's fiancée to dump him the week before their wedding. He sets about teaching her a lesson for interfering in other peoples lives that she knows nothing about. Things take a turn when ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, light, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: radio show, romance, love triangle, love and romance, couple relations, mistaken identity, talk radio, talk show host, annulment, fiance fiancee relationship, wedding preparations and rituals, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, funny, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love, artificial insemination, romance, fall in love, couples, love story, love, destiny, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, hawaii, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.1
 140K
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, sentimental, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, fall in love, opposites attract, looking for love, love and romance, unfulfilled love, couple relations, love triangle, bridesmaid, wedding, boss and employee, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 97K
Sex Tape (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Jay and Annie first got together, their romantic connection was intense – but ten years and two kids later, the flame of their love needs a spark. To kick things up a notch, they decide – why not? – to make a video of themselves trying ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, sexy, absurd ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: couple relations, sexual relations, disorder, nothing goes right, sex tape, internet, obsessive quest, family, farce, comedy of errors, strong sexual content, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
That Awkward Moment (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Best pals Jason and Daniel indulge in casual flings and revel in their carefree, unattached lives. After learning that the marriage of their friend Mikey is over, they gladly welcome him back into their circle. The three young men make a pact to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, looking for sex, singleness, twentysomething life, friendship, male friendship, buddies, romance, verbal byplay, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.3
 35K
License to Wed (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Newly engaged, Ben and Sadie can't wait to start their life together and live happily ever after. However Sadie's family church's Reverend Frank won't bless their union until they pass his patented, "foolproof" marriage ...
Style: realistic, romantic, light, funny, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, priest, couple relations, marriage, love and romance, farce, teaching the ways of the world, nothing goes right, ten commandments, family relations, disorder, kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.8
 62K
What If (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Wallace, a medical school dropout, has been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. So while everyone around him, including his roommate Allan, seems to be finding the perfect partner, Wallace decides to put his love life on hold. It is then that ...
Style: talky, touching, romantic, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, romance, platonic, couple relations, twentysomething life, love, cheating, unfulfilled love, long distance relationship, love story, destiny, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ireland, medical school, taiwan, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.4
 194K
Just Go with It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, pretense, deception, fall in love, farce, dishonesty, marriage, hidden identity, blackmail, plastic surgery, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.7
 14K
Wedding Daze (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After losing the woman of his dreams, Anderson is convinced he'll never fall in love again. But at the urging of his best friend, he spontaneously proposes to a dissatisfied waitress named Katie and an innocent dare evolves into the kind of ...
Style: humorous, witty, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, couples, couple relations, hopes, inventor, arrest, shopping, police, restaurant, eccentric family, romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.2
 96K
Love, Rosie (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Since the moment they met at age 5, Rosie and Alex have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side. A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity, and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: true love, love and romance, couple relations, road not taken, best friends, love affair, youth, friends, teenage life, best friends in love, destiny, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, england, usa, boston, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
No Strings Attached (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Emma is a busy doctor who sets up a seemingly perfect arrangement when she offers her best friend Adam a relationship with one rule: No strings attached. But when a fling becomes a thing, can sex friends stay best friends?
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, sexual tension, couple relations, sexual attraction, casual sex, sex, opposites attract, friends, fall in love, best friends in love, open relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s
Place: usa, hawaii, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When Sarah Marshall dumps aspiring musician Peter Bretter for rock star Aldous Snow, Peter's world comes crashing down. His best friend suggests that Peter should get away from everything and to fly off to Hawaii to escape all his problems. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, captivating, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: breakup, resort, romance, depression, love and romance, nothing goes right, crumbling relationship, one-night stand, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, broken heart, friendship, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.3
 43K
The Rebound (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy, upon discovering her husband's infidelity while watching her son's birthday video, leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. She gets an apartment that's above a coffee house where she befriends one of the workers, Aram, a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, starting over, single parent, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, romance, nanny, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 91K
Bride Wars (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two best friends become rivals when their respective weddings are accidentally booked for the same day.
Style: semi serious, feel good, romantic, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, rivalry, wedding, uninhibited rivalry, wedding preparations and rituals, unsupportive friend, best friends, wedding ceremony, wedding dress, broken engagement, female friendship, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
That Old Feeling (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A bride's divorced parents find their old feelings for each other during the wedding reception and over the course of the next few days upsetting the newlywed's honeymoon.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, lovers reunited, family relations, couple relations, love affair, artists and showbiz, ex husband ex wife relationship, love and romance, marital reconciliation, family, love story, wedding party ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During their travels from Chicago to New York, Harry and Sally Will debate whether or not sex ruins a perfect relationship between a man and a woman. Eleven years later, and they're still no closer to finding the answer.
Style: sentimental, feel good, sincere, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, looking for love, love and romance, friends, unlikely couple, romance, male female friendship, platonic, up and down relationship, opposites attract, falling in love, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, year 1977, year 1987
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
You, Me and Dupree (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After standing in as best man for his longtime friend Carl Petersen, Randy Dupree loses his job, becomes a barfly and attaches himself to the newlywed couple almost permanently -- as their houseguest. But the longer Dupree camps out on their couch, ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, light, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: workaholic, friends, love and romance, couple relations, masturbation, nothing goes right, disorder, best friend, wedding, school teacher, prank, drinking ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Story of Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben and Katie Jordan are a married couple who go through hard times in fifteen years of marriage.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, couple relations, relationships, love, happy ending, women, infidelity, family drama, divorce, crumbling marriage, introspection, love of one's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 8K
It Boy (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Alice Lantins is 38, ambitious and so committed to her work that she neglects her personal life. In short, she is the ideal candidate for the next editor of the magazine Rebelle, or would be were it not for the fact that she appears to be stuck in ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, family outing
Plot: unlikely couple, love and romance, love affair, thirtysomething life, age difference, relationship vs career, student, workplace situations, promotion, older woman younger man relationship, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.7
 261K
The Proposal (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.
Style: feel good, witty, sexy, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: workplace romance, boss and employee, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love and romance, initially antagonists, couple relations, obnoxious boss, eccentric family, power relations, family relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
500 Days of Summer (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tom, greeting-card writer and hopeless romantic, is caught completely off-guard when his girlfriend, Summer, suddenly dumps him. He reflects on their 500 days together to try to figure out where their love affair went sour, and in doing so, Tom ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, emotional, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, breakup, couple relations, fall in love, couples, unfulfilled love, architect, friendship, heartache, love, twentysomething life, frustration ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
How to Be Single (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: singleness, couple relations, looking for love, romance, pregnancy, relationships, drinking, friendship, women, love and romance, breakup, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.1
 19K
HouseSitter (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lie, small town, romance, couple relations, unlikely couple, opposites attract, hidden identity, screwball, disorder, cons and scams, social relations, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.9
 209K
The Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two women, one (Cameron Diaz) from America and one (Kate Winslet) from Britain, swap homes at Christmastime after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man (Jude Law, Jack Black) but realizes that the imminent ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, looking for love, holiday, fall in love, couples, friendship, vacation, christmas party, lifestyle change, romance, multiple storylines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, england, california, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.0
 324K
Knocked Up (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: For fun loving party animal Ben Stone, the last thing he ever expected was for his one night stand to show up on his doorstep eight weeks later to tell him she's pregnant.
Style: humorous, gross out humor, funny, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: opposites attract, couple relations, pregnancy, parenthood, casual sex, love and romance, responsibility, lifestyle change, character change, one-night stand, unplanned pregnancy, unwed pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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