Movies like The Good Guy

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The Good Guy (2009)
 5.8
 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: realistic, witty, semi serious, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: city life, couple relations, romance, ambition, hotshot hero, love affair, rise to the top, gain trust, lifestyle, workplace, power relations, love triangle, cheating boyfriend, fall in love, ex military, wall street, love and romance, salesman, urban, couples, twentysomething life, hapless, profanity, sexual content, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city

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Most similar movies to The Good Guy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and witty 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: Cocktail (1988), Sidewalks of New York (2001), Ceremony (2010), Finding Bliss (2009), Mona (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 77K
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, realistic, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, ambition, bartender, couples, rise to the top, buddies, love affair, rags to riches, love triangle, teaching the ways of the world, best friend, betrayal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: jamaica, new york, usa, caribbean, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: witty, stylized, sexy, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, love triangle, lifestyle, looking for love, love affair, human nature, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couple relations, workplace, divorce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 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: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, couple relations, romance, buddies, couples, wooing, unfulfillment, love triangle, thirtysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, filmmaking, sexual relations, romance, showbiz, scantily clad female, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, strong sexual content, workplace, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 4.5
 124
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: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, couples, urban, partners, looking for love, love triangle, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, friendship, thirtysomething life, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, sexual relations, relationship vs career, city life, couple relations, power relations, infidelity, battle of the sexes, boss and employee, obnoxious boss, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.1
 894
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: realistic, humorous, contemplative, captivating, touching ...
Plot: self discovery, romance, love affair, city life, hopes, couples, seduction, sex scene, lifestyle, introspection, twentysomething life, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, obnoxious boss, workplace romance, couples, love triangle, workplace situations, rise to the top, workplace, couple relations, fish out of water, break up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, love affair, valentine's day, lifestyle, fall in love, battle of the sexes, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, couple relations, couples, romance, falling in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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, sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: support group, couple relations, friendship, romance, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, fall in love, doctors and patients, power relations, group therapy, waiter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.9
 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, feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, romance, love affair, looking for love, opposites attract, couples, lifestyle, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, wooing, workplace ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.6
 201
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: clever, talky, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, looking for love, battle of the sexes, social worker, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, love affair, fall in love, couple relations, twentysomething life, verbal byplay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, feel good, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, battle of the sexes, couples, couple relations, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, adult virgin, first sex, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, television reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 759
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: semi serious, sentimental, touching, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, introspection, starting over, looking for love, wooing, couples, romance, hopes, couple relations, sexual relations, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, relationship vs career, opposites attract, contest, family life, workplace, rivalry, workplace situations, workplace romance, romance, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.2
 348
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: sexy, semi serious, touching, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, couple relations, lifestyle, medical school, profanity, sexual content, singleness, twentysomething life, looking for sex, sexual relations, friends, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, twists and turns ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, romance, love affair, wooing, ambition, love and romance, fall in love, athlete's life, revelation, embarrassment, love story, baseball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, couple relations, breakup, wooing, rivalry, workplace, fall in love, career change, workplace situations, win over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 371
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: feel good, semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, waitress, workplace, looking for love, lifestyle, romance, workplace situations, relationship vs career, workplace romance, couples, love and romance, cooking and food ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Story of My Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Raphael is a ghostwriter who takes a job writing for famous footy player Kevin. To his delight and his girlfriend, Murials horror, Kevins current girlfriend is an old (easily rekindled) flame of Raphaels. A freak accident leaves a close friend dead ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, captivating, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: relationship vs career, rise to the top, introspection, love triangle, ambition, writer's life, lifestyle, couple relations, couples, romance, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Three Can Play That Game (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shanté Smith has moved to Atlanta where she's the Love Doctor, helping women get their men to the altar. Tiffany calls her after she catches her boyfriend, Byron, in a clinch with his boss, Carla, just after he wins a competition similar to ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, couples, battle of the sexes, fall in love, guru, contests and competitions, family relations, singleness, love and romance, workplace, lifestyle, tv show ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, friendship, breakup, love triangle, looking for love, comedy of errors, couple relations, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, male female relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.5
 563
Intern (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young, underappreciated intern at the ultra-hip magazine Skirt must learn to deal with kissy-face phoniness, model tantrums and bulimic editors, while trying to steal the heart of a dashing British art director from the grips of a supermodel.
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fashion model, fashion, rise to the top, looking for love, love triangle, fall in love, ambition, workplace, lifestyle, relationship vs career, couple relations, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 989
Coupling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coupling is a 2003 American remake of the British television sitcom of the same title, which aired on NBC.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, sexual relations, fall in love, romance, looking for love, infidelity, dishonesty, couple relations, friends, thirtysomething life, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Rio, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Brazil, USA, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The third episode of the Cities of Love franchise, Rio, I Love You is an anthology, created by 10 visionary directors from across the globe. The story line of each segment focuses on an encounter of love in a different neighborhood of the city, ...
Style: semi serious, sexy, touching, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, couples, friendship, love affair, romance, culture clash, city life, urban, profanity, sexual content, bikini
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 686
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: humorous, touching, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, romance, fall in love, couple relations, couples, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 942
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, feel good, realistic, clever, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, artists and showbiz, romance, disorder, actor's life, lifestyle, hidden identity, fall in love, frame up, boss and employee, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Starting Over (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A divorced man falls in love, but somehow he can't get over his ex-wife. This effects his love life in comic ways. Based on Dan Wakefield's novel. Burt Reynolds is an attractive middle-aged man who suffers a crisis of confidence when ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: starting over, support group, romance, infidelity, love triangle, couple relations, hopes, love affair, friendship, dating, thanksgiving, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, feel good, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: boss and employee, socialite, love, dream, workplace romance, party, looking for love, blind ambition, unlikely couple, rise to the top, opposites attract, social differences ...
Time: 20s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Puccini for Beginners (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When her inability to commit leads to a breakup with her girlfriend, opera-loving writer Allegra winds up in the bed of amiable professor Philip. He is so smitten with Allegra that he dumps his lover, Grace (Justin Kirk), and convinces Allegra to ...
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious, clever
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, lesbian relationship, opposites attract, unlikely couple, looking for love, battle of the sexes, love affair, love and romance, romance, infidelity, lifestyle, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%