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: couple relations, ambition, hotshot hero, love affair, rise to the top, gain trust, city life, romance, lifestyle, workplace, power relations, love triangle, cheating boyfriend, fall in love, ex military, wall street, love and romance, salesman, urban, couples, twentysomething life, hapless, love, male female relationship, job promotion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city

Most similar movies to The Good Guy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, couple relations, lifestyle, fall in love and love triangle mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Good Guy: Cocktail (1988), Finding Bliss (2009), Sidewalks of New York (2001), Mona (2008), Ceremony (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 75K
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, sentimental, semi serious, 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%
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, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, showbiz, romance, sexual relations, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, love and romance, workplace, lifestyle, strong sexual content, fall in love, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: talky, witty, clever, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, dentist, romance, workplace, urban, lifestyle, store, human nature, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: thirtysomething life, love triangle, friendship, love and romance, couple relations, city life, romance, twentysomething life, friends, lifestyle, partners, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 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: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, wooing, couples, buddies, love triangle, thirtysomething life, adolescence vs adulthood, unfulfillment, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, humorous, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, love and romance, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, fall in love, couples, romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, thirtysomething life, falling in love, valentine's day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.7
 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, clever, witty, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, looking for love, couples, couple relations, love and romance, twentysomething life, love affair, romance, fall in love, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, social worker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, looking for love, romance, love affair, opposites attract, workplace, family relations, lifestyle, parents and children, couple relations, couples, wooing ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, love triangle, workplace, rise to the top, romance, obnoxious boss, love and romance, workplace situations, workplace romance, couple relations, fish out of water, break up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, infidelity, romance, obnoxious boss, city life, relationship vs career, couple relations, boss and employee, love and romance, sexual relations, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, feel good, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, comedy of errors, love triangle, breakup, friendship, looking for love, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations, male female relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ 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, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, romance, love affair, wooing, ambition, fall in love, love and romance, athlete's life, revelation, embarrassment, love story, baseball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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: realistic, feel good, semi serious, clever, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: filmmaking, frame up, couple relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, romance, fall in love, boss and employee, hidden identity, actor's life, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, dream, love, socialite, workplace romance, party, unlikely couple, blind ambition, rise to the top, looking for love, couple relations, workplace situations ...
Time: 20s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
 341
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, sexual, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, looking for sex, romance, singleness, couples, sexual relations, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, twentysomething life, friends, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.1
 880
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual
Plot: introspection, lifestyle, love affair, romance, sexual relations, love and romance, hopes, twentysomething life, city life, couples, self discovery, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having ...
Style: sexy, touching, humorous, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: dentist, nurse, romance, love triangle, cons and scams, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, honest, hidden identity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s
Place: usa, new york, mine, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.0
 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, witty, semi serious, feel good, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, pregnancy, menage a trois, romance, sexual relations, love and romance, twentysomething life, couple relations, gays and lesbians, fall in love, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, looking for love, unlikely couple, love and romance, couple relations, romance, love affair, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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, witty, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: starting over, support group, romance, love triangle, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, hopes, friendship, dating, thanksgiving, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, city life, couple relations, fall in love, unfulfillment, unlikely couple, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, urban, gender, nosy, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: realistic, biting, humorous, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, boss and employee, dishonesty, couples, infidelity, hotshot hero, love affair, obnoxious boss, workplace, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, opposites attract, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, eligible bachelor, unfulfilled love, thirtysomething life, parents and children, workplace, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Ages of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Roberto is a young and ambitious lawyer who is going to marry Sara. His whole life is perfectly planned out. During a expropriation which he is in charge of, he meets Micol, a gorgeous and provocative young woman from a small village in Tuscany. ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, life turned upside down, fall in love, love affair, sexual relations, romance, love, infidelity, anchor, sex addict, concierge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: rivalry, couples, workplace romance, family life, workplace situations, singleness, restaurant, ambition, workplace, opposites attract, impossible love, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Previous Engagement (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, Malta, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Julia Reynolds talks her husband into a family vacation in Malta she has a secret agenda: a date made twenty-five years earlier with her first love.
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, lovers reunited, romance, love and romance, dull life, couple relations, family problems, mother daughter relationship, adultery, love, male female relationship, soul mate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: offbeat, feel good, humorous, witty, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, waitress, love and romance, city life, twentysomething life, workplace, cooking and food, thirtysomething life, relationship vs career, workplace situations, workplace romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, looking for sex, male friendship, twentysomething life, buddies, romance, lifestyle, verbal byplay, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 675
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: feel good, touching, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unemployment, couples, love and romance, romance, fall in love, couple relations, love triangle, love, friendship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Modern Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A film editor breaks up with his girlfriend, unsure if he is in love.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, neurotic, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, romance, love and romance, couple relations, self discovery, couples, fall in love, breakup, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, film within a film, love, honest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%