Movies like Beauty & the Briefcase

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Beauty & the Briefcase (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A freelance writer looking for romance sells a story to Cosmopolitan magazine about finding love in the workplace and goes undercover at a Finance Company.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: workplace romance, office, love and romance, undercover, journalist, dating, romance, coworker relationship, media, workplace, hidden identity, secret identity, journalism, relationship vs career, fall in love, ambition, couples, columnist, office romance, fashion industry, fashion magazine, looking for love, business meeting, environmentalist, caught in a lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s

Most similar movies to Beauty & the Briefcase

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, fall in love, couple relations, looking for love and workplace mostly in Comedy, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Beauty & the Briefcase: How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009), After the Ball (2015), Office Romance. Our time (2011), Snow Bride (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ⇓
100%
Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping-a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her favorite fashion magazine, but can't quite get her foot in the door-until ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, funny, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: shopping, rise to the top, addiction, love and romance, fashion, temptation, city life, overnight success, workplace romance, journalism, ambition, journal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
After the Ball (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the Ball, a retail fairy tale set in the world of fashion. Kate's dream is to design for couturier houses. Although she is a bright new talent, Kate can't get a job. No one trusts the daughter of Lee Kassell, a retail guru who ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cinderella story, fashion, hidden identity, workplace romance, love and romance, fall in love, family business, workplace situations, workplace, parents and children, rivalry, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Office Romance. Our time (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anatoli Yefremovich Novoseltsev works in a ratings company, whose director is an unattractive and bossy woman. An old friend of his, Yuri Grigorievich Samokhvalov, who gets appointed assistant director, wants to make Novoseltsev the manager but ...
Style: humorous, funny, feel good, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: workplace romance, boss and employee, fall in love, female boss, female executive, unlikely couple, relationship vs career, love affair, strong female lead, single father, office romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 6.8
 2K
Snow Bride (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a reporter encounters the eldest son of a famous political family at a mountain retreat, she winds up pretending to be his girlfriend over Christmas so he can save face with his family. Should she secretly expose newsworthy scoops about the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, fall in love, romance, love and romance, winter, hidden identity, journalism, family gatherings, dishonesty, media, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Fake Fiance (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jennifer and Vince, virtual strangers, find themselves strapped for cash and decide to stage a fake engagement and wedding just for the gifts
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, wedding, true love, romance, money problems, fall in love, love and romance, couples, secret identity, gambling, dishonesty, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Just Desserts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marco Poloni's family owns a bakery in the Bronx and it seems that they have fallen on hard times and his family is considering selling the bakery. Marco then decides to enter a baking competition hoping that the money and publicity will help ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: contests and competitions, impossible love, romance, restaurant, love affair, singleness, workplace romance, relationship vs career, workplace situations, cooking and food, family life, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Perfect You (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A waiter/writer living with his dad and a neat freak who's just landed a job as a reporter in New York, meet by colliding on the Brooklyn Bridge, and romance ensues.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Plot: looking for love, romance, sexual relations, urban, singleness, wooing, workplace romance, relationship vs career, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, city life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 153
Olive Juice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Comedy - Leighanne Littrell, James Berlau, Michael Hartson
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, offbeat
Plot: workplace romance, romance, love and romance, store, pets, infidelity, love affair, couples, dog, juice, nightclub, olive
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Bride for Christmas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Bride-to-be Jessie Patterson calls off her third engagement - during the ceremony! She swears off serious relationships, until she meets and is pursued by Aiden MacTiernan. Aiden, on the other hand, has bet his friends he is marriage material, and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, romance, christmas, wooing, love and romance, looking for love, siblings relations, dishonesty, couples, family relations, kiss on the lips, volunteer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 626
Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, unemployment, couples, love, friendship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Break-Up Artist (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman who gets paid to break people up is forced to become a matchmaker when some new competition muscles her out of the break-up business. Now, in order to save her company (and keep her high-priced wardrobe) she'll have to rely on her old ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, wooing, romance, breakup, love and romance, couple relations, workplace situations, rivalry, workplace, couples, win over, career change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
How to Fall in Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An accountant, who never quite grew out of his awkward teenage years, finds himself with a dating coach - she happens to be his high school crush as well. Thanks to his coach, he gets a pretty woman he has his sights on for some time, but realizes ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations, teaching the ways of the world, true love, physical appearance, meaningful kiss, accountant
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Blonde Ambition (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young professional woman (Simpson) unwittingly becomes the pawn of two business executives in their bid to oust the head of a mega-conglomerate.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friend, cinderella story, rise to the top, screwball, urban, romance, friends, stripper, fish out of water, ambition, love and romance, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Breakin' All the Rules (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, comedy of errors, buddies, couple relations, friendship, breakup, fall in love, love and romance, couples, battle of the sexes, looking for love, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Christian Mingle (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young, modern single woman enters the world of online dating looking for an instant soul mate.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, christian film
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, romance, love and romance, society, couple relations, singleness, religions or cults, fall in love, couples, dating, online dating, saying grace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 56K
When in Rome (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After fishing out coins from a water fountain in Italy, cynical New Yorker Beth Harper finds herself being wooed by several ardent suitors. As she deals with the attention, Beth tries to figure out whether a charming reporter really loves her.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, miraculous event, looking for love, wooing, wish come true, fall in love, singleness, curses spells and rituals, twentysomething life, imaginary, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, new york, italy, manhattan new york city, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Christmas Wedding Date (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being fired, Rebecca hours back to her old home town to attend her friends wedding on Christmas Eve and visit her mother. But when she tries to return home she finds she must relive Christmas Eve over and over until she gets it right.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Plot: scolding, time loop, wedding, christmas, infidelity, fall in love, small town, romance, deja vu, love and romance, disorder, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A love story set in Manhattan, where a florist who abides by a strict five-date-limit with any man finds herself wanting more with the new restaurateur in town.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, romance, couples, battle of the sexes, couple relations, love affair, thirtysomething life, gender, unfulfillment, lifestyle, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Finding Bliss (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jody Balaban, an aspiring filmmaker, is fresh to L.A. with New York film school accolades and the dream of making her movie. Unable to get a job where she can use the skills she so finely honed, Jody must edit adult entertainment to make ends meet. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: strong sexual content, boss and employee, romance, fall in love, workplace romance, twentysomething life, workplace situations, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love and romance, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Life or Something Like It (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A reporter Lanie Kerrigan interviews a psychic homeless man for a fluff piece about a football game's score. Instead he tells her that her life has no meaning and is going to end in just a few days, which sparks her to action, trying to change ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: ambition, pregnancy, romance, verbal byplay, fall in love, destiny, workplace, love and romance, media, couples, family relations, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: new york, seattle, usa, seattle washington, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Holiday Engagement (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thirty-something Hillary Burns has spent her life trying to get the approval of her parents, most specifically her judgmental mother, Meredith Burns, thus far without success. Part of that approval for Hillary is to marry the right man. That's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cons and scams, dishonesty, romance, love and romance, family relations, hidden identity, unlikely couple, fall in love, parents and children, family gatherings, couples, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Missionaries (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about two Parisian therapists who are so obsessed about getting into the sack with anyone they meet, they can’t ever get it on with each other.
Style: humorous, sexy, light, funny, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: workplace romance, love and romance, nymphomaniac, workplace, looking for sex, flirting, love story, office romance, sexual attraction, battle of the sexes, womanizer, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Perfect Romance (2004)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The mother of a young divorcee places an ad on her daughter's behalf on a lonely hearts internet website but the person who responds fits her own ideal of a suitable partner. The daughter is still hung up on her musician ex-husband.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, romance, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, single parent, unlikely couple, couple relations, singleness, eccentric family, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.4
 304
Exit Strategy (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Evicted from his apartment, James has to move in with his girlfriend of 3 months. He quickly discovers that she's everything he never wanted in a woman. His only option is to get her to break up with him -- but still let him sleep on the couch.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: honesty, unlikely couple, store, romance, couple relations, break-up, couples, buddies, love and romance, friends, african american, break up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Third Wheel (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The clumsy and shy Stanley is a nice fellow, beloved by his colleagues in the office. He has a crush on the gorgeous new-hire Diana, but he has difficulties to get close to her. When Stanley finally invites Diana for a date, he hits the homeless ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: restaurant, hidden identity, romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, singleness, wooing, workplace romance, cons and scams, thirtysomething life, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.0
 4K
Cake (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A travel writer improves her love life when she becomes an editor for her father's wedding magazine.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, love triangle, fall in love, romance, wedding, writer's life, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, parents and children, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 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 ⇓
22%
When Harry Tries to Marry (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An Indian-American surprises his family when he announces his desire for an arranged marriage with an Indian woman, though his affection for a longtime American friend complicate his plan.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: immigrants, drugs/alcohol, fall in love, romance, looking for love, culture clash, love and romance, unlikely couple, interracial relations, true love, misfit, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Her Minor Thing (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jeana does IT for the Sacramento Fire Department. She and Tom, a self-confident local TV news reporter, are about to go on a cruise to Rio when he lets slip on TV that she is a virgin. It's a slow news week, so this becomes a story: the media ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, romance, loss of virginity, looking for love, couples, couple relations, love triangle, twentysomething life, love and romance, celibacy, adult virgin, cruise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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