Movies like The Good Guy

If you like "The Good Guy" you are looking for witty, semi serious and realistic movies about / with couple relations, romance, city life, hotshot hero, rise to the top, love affair and ambition themes of Comedy and Romance genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
The Good Guy (2009)
 5.9
 9K
The Good Guy (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ambitious young Manhattanite and urban conservationist Beth wants it all: a good job, good friends, and a good guy to share the city with. Of course that last one is often the trickiest of all. Beth falls hard for Tommy, a sexy, young Wall Street hot-shot. But just as everything seems to be falling into place, complications arise in the form of Tommy's sensitive and handsome co-worker Daniel. Beth soon learns that the game of love in the big city is a lot like Wall Street -- high risk, high reward and everybody has an angle.
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, romance, city life, hotshot hero, rise to the top, love affair, ambition, gain trust, power relations, workplace, love triangle, lifestyle, cheating boyfriend, fall in love, ex military, urban, love, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, wall street, salesman, hapless, job promotion, boiler room ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city, usa, manhattan new york city

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to The Good Guy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, lifestyle, couple relations, fall in love and love triangle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Good Guy: Sidewalks of New York (2001), New Low (2010), Mona (2008), Cocktail (1988), Pipe Dream (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sidewalks of New York (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film follows the marital and dating lives of three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships. Interspersing "man on the street" interviews with scenes from the six characters' lives, the film weaves a ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, dentist, human nature, couple relations, urban, city life, store, couples, crumbling marriage, looking for love, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 195
New Low (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wendell, a neurotic, aimless twentysomething, struggles to figure out which girl he really belongs with: Joanna, the best girl he's ever known, or Vicky, the worst. His friend, Dave, helps him sort through his thoughts as Wendell discovers not ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, verbal byplay, battle of the sexes, self discovery, romance, looking for love, love affair, twentysomething life, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.8
 122
Mona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two 35 year old men going backwards in life meet a vibrant 23 year woman, bounding unselfconsciously forward.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, friendship, romance, looking for love, urban, love triangle, love and romance, friends, couple relations, city life, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.8
 70K
Cocktail (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian quickly becomes a patron favorite with his flashy drink-mixing style. Brian ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: ambition, bartender, love affair, betrayal, rags to riches, urban, love and romance, romance, couples, buddies, rise to the top, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, usa, caribbean, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Social satire based on the best-seller by Adele Lang humorously chronicles the life of Katya Livingston, a self-centered, obnoxious and conceited 28-year-old ad sales exec who won't let anything or anyone stand in her way in getting to the top ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dream, socialite, party, unlikely couple, blind ambition, rise to the top, love, looking for love, boss and employee, couple relations, romance, workplace situations ...
Time: 20s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.1
 935
Pipe Dream (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A lonely plumber poses as a movie director to meet women, and the writer whose script he's stolen builds on his ruse to get her movie made.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, actor's life, romance, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, couples, hidden identity, boss and employee, frame up, filmmaking, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, romance, love and romance, couples, battle of the sexes, couple relations, love affair, thirtysomething life, gender, unfulfillment, lifestyle, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
How Do You Know (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being cut from the USA softball team and feeling a bit past her prime, Lisa finds herself evaluating her life and in the middle of a love triangle, as a corporate guy in crisis competes with her current, baseball-playing beau.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, romance, wooing, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, athlete, ambition, athlete's life, revelation, love story, embarrassment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
Baby on Board (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of Angela -an ambitious, image-conscious businesswoman working for over-demanding boss Mary. When Angela becomes unexpectedly pregnant at the peak of her career, her life with her divorce attorney husband, Curtis, is turned upside-down.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, battle of the sexes, couple relations, urban, refrigerator, romance, sexual relations, relationship vs career, couples, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, friendship, looking for sex, singleness, male friendship, twentysomething life, buddies, romance, verbal byplay, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.4
 326
Friends (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Meet Chloe and Owen: best buds since their sandbox days. Now, in med school as they attempt to balance the weight of their studies, his job, her band, their parents, their friends (their sanity), they find little time for relationships...but lots of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, fall in love, romance, sexual relations, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, friends, couple relations, looking for sex, singleness, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Just Tell Me What You Want (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A television producer woman tries to let down her overbearing boyfriend who is her boss. She wants to marry with a young writer.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, rich, couples, hotshot hero, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, infidelity, love affair, alcohol abuse, showbiz ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Night We Never Met (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygine. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, buddies, comedy of errors, unlikely couple, romance, urban, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, romance, wedding, unlikely couple, writer's life, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, parents and children, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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, love and romance, romance, couple relations, love triangle, unemployment, couples, love, friendship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.1
 844
30 Beats (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A summer heat wave and a series of sexual encounters connect a group of New Yorkers.
Style: sexual, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: sexual relations, city life, introspection, urban, romance, self discovery, love affair, twentysomething life, hopes, lifestyle, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.5
 4K
Ceremony (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sam Davis convinces his former best friend to spend a weekend with him to rekindle their friendship at an elegant beachside estate owned by a famous documentary filmmaker. However, it soon becomes clear that Sam is secretly infatuated with his ex, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: unfulfilled love, party, drugs/alcohol, wooing, romance, engagement, beach, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, buddies, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 3K
Splendor (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Veronica is a white-bread beauty searching for a good man in Los Angeles. While slam dancing at a Halloween rave, she meets Abel, a sensitive poet. Then she meets Zed, a supersexy tattooed drummer with incredible biceps. Who will she choose? Does ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: menage a trois, love triangle, romance, pregnancy, fall in love, gays and lesbians, couple relations, sexual relations, twentysomething life, gender, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
The Four-Faced Liar (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Four Faced Liar is a story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City... A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, infidelity, couple relations, friendship, urban, romance, love triangle, twentysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, couples, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, rise to the top, screwball, urban, romance, stripper, friends, cinderella story, fish out of water, ambition, love and romance, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.1
 744
Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bar, romance, fall in love, college, gays and lesbians, introspection, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, looking for love, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 ⇓
65%
Love Lasts Three Years (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A heartbroken literary critic turns his despair into creativity following a bitter divorce, only to encounter an enchanting beauty who poses a major challenge to his newfound cynicism. Marc Marronnier thought his marriage was going well until his ...
Style: humorous, sexy, romantic, light, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, crumbling marriage, love, lovers, love affair, love triangle, love story, sexy woman, love interest, passion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: boss and employee, strong sexual content, fall in love, romance, workplace romance, twentysomething life, workplace situations, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, love and romance, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Man On Her Mind (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nellie is a seemingly prim young woman who is conducting a clandestine affair with Jack, a super-suave, fast-talking lawyer. It doesn't matter that the pair seems mismatched because Jack doesn't really exist; he is a figment of Nellie’s ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couples, couple relations, love affair, singleness, fall in love, imaginary
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
 6K
Results (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two mismatched personal trainers' lives are upended by the actions of a new, wealthy client.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, mumblecore ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, urban, workplace romance, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, life turned upside down, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, australia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
See You in September (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Feeling abandoned by her therapist who's gone on an extended vacation, beautiful Lindsay (Estella Warren) gets help with her fear of commitment from an ad hoc support group formed by other New Yorkers also left high and dry by their shrinks. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexual, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations, doctors and patients, friendship, power relations, friends, support group, lifestyle, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: humorous, semi serious, 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 ⇓
63%
Paris-Manhattan (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In Paris, the pharmacist Alice has been an obsessed Woody Allen fan since she was fifteen and has seen all his movies and talks to him alone in her room. When she meets Pierre in a night-club, she finds that he loves jazz and she believes he is her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, love and romance, thirtysomething life, love affair, love triangle, love, single woman, looking for love, opposites attract, male objectification, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.2
 363
In the Weeds (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's Martha's first night as a waitress in an upscale New York restaurant. Veteran Chloe shows her the ropes and introduces her to the lives of the restaurant staff. Adam, a hopeful playwright, suffers for his art while dealing with a very ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, offbeat ...
Plot: waitress, restaurant, looking for love, urban, workplace romance, romance, relationship vs career, twentysomething life, workplace situations, cooking and food, thirtysomething life, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%