Movies like The Good Guy

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The Good Guy
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, love triangle, fall in love, romance, city life, hotshot hero, rise to the top, love affair, ambition, gain trust, cheating boyfriend, power relations, workplace, lifestyle, urban, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, love, wall street, ex military, salesman, hapless, job promotion, boiler room
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
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How I Met Your Mother
Comedy, Romance
USA
22 min.
 8.4
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Comedy, Drama, Romance
USA
115 min.
 7.7
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, couple relations, fall in love and mentor mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Good Guy: Sidewalks of New York (2001), Valentine's Day (2010), The Rebound (2009), 27 Dresses (2008), Hitch (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sidewalks of New York
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, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, infidelity, divorce, marriage, relationships, human nature, dialogue driven, pornography, sex, couple relations, urban, adultery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   95%
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 5.7
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Valentine's Day
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, romantic, sentimental, sweet, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: valentine's day, looking for love, romance, love, multiple storylines, couple relations, love story, fall in love, love and romance, love affair, love triangle, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   96%
 
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 6.3
 43K
The Rebound
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, romantic, entertaining, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: romance, older woman younger man relationship, nanny, single parent, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, love story, parents and children, family relations, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   64%
 
 6.1
 139K
27 Dresses
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, romantic, sweet, funny, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: bridesmaid, romance, wedding, looking for love, love triangle, unlikely couple, love story, love, women, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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System:   75%
    User:   79%
 
 6.6
 269K
Hitch
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dating coach Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens mentors a bumbling client, Albert, who hopes to win the heart of the glamorous Allegra Cole. While Albert makes progress, Hitch faces his own romantic setbacks when proven techniques fail to work on Sara ...
Style: romantic, feel good, entertaining, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, wooing, hidden identity, verbal byplay, love, battle of the sexes, mentor, stereotypes, love and romance, matchmaking, hotshot, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   66%
    User:   54%
 
 5.8
 69K
Cocktail
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, humorous, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, rags to riches, betrayal, ambition, hotshot hero, mentor, love affair, rock, happy ending, love story, bar, love triangle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, jamaica, usa, caribbean, manhattan new york city
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System:   62%
    User:   56%
 
Two Weeks Notice
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dedicated environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson goes to work for billionaire George Wade as part of a deal to preserve a community center. Indecisive and weak-willed George grows dependent on Lucy's guidance on everything from legal matters to ...
Style: romantic, sweet, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, love triangle, workplace romance, love story, unlikely couple, love, opposites attract, uninhibited rivalry, boss and employee, fall in love, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, london, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   52%
 
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America's Sweethearts
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the midst of a nasty public breakup of married movie stars, a studio publicist scrambles to put a cap on the escalating situation as the couple's latest film has found it's only print kidnapped by the director.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, satirical, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, romance, hollywood, love triangle, showbiz, infidelity, divorce, couples, desire for fame, dishonesty, filmmaking, marriage crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   71%
 
Going the Distance
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Erin and Garrett are very much in love. When Erin moves to San Francisco to finish her journalism degree and Garrett stays behind in New York to work in the music industry, they gamely keep the romance alive with webcams and frequent-flyer miles. ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, sex, phone sex, intern, masturbation, relationships, couple relations, newspaper, marriage, drugs/alcohol, love affair, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, new york, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
How to Lose Friends & Alienate People
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A British writer struggles to fit in at a high-profile magazine in New York. Based on Toby Young's memoir "How to Lose Friends & Alienate People".
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, light, clever ...
Plot: journalism, romance, rise to the top, workplace romance, celebrity culture, starlet, love triangle, showbiz, workplace situations, sarcasm, fish out of water, rags to riches ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   40%
 
Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber
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: unlikely couple, blind ambition, romance, palaces castles and temples, rise to the top, boss and employee, couple relations, workplace romance, socialite, dream, nightclub, sex ...
Time: 20s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
 6.7
 194
New Low
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: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, verbal byplay, battle of the sexes, romance, self discovery, looking for love, love affair, twentysomething life, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
Blonde Ambition
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, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: rise to the top, screwball, romance, urban, cinderella story, fish out of water, ambition, love and romance, workplace, best friend, obnoxious boss, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   51%
 
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The Wedding Planner
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, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, wedding, destiny, arranged marriage, wedding planner, love and romance, couple relations, looking for love, romance, relationship vs career, fiance fiancee relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   35%
 
Sex and the City
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A New York writer on sex and love is finally getting married to her Mr. Big. But her three best girlfriends must console her after one of them inadvertently leads Mr. Big to jilt her.
Style: witty, romantic, erotic, light, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding preparations and rituals, fashion, friendship between women, sex, city life, marriage, women, best friends, couple relations, sexual relations, love and romance, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, new jersey, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
The Secret of My Succe$s
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Brantley Foster, a well-educated kid from Kansas, has always dreamed of making it big in New York, but once in New York, he learns that jobs - and girls - are hard to get. When Brantley visits his uncle, Howard Prescott, who runs a ...
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: college, romance, comedy of errors, business, rise to the top, love triangle, chase, urban, farce, mentor, office, workplace romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, kansas, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   39%
 
Friends with Benefits
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: romantic, sexual, sweet, light, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friends, sexual relations, best friends in love, looking for sex, sexual activity, relationships, stereotypes, unlikely friendships, love and romance, life philosophy, sexuality, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
How Do You Know
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: witty, humorous, semi serious, romantic, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love triangle, relationships, wooing, happy ending, fall in love, dialogue, love and romance, writers, athlete's life, love story, baseball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
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The Back-up Plan
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, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, romance, fall in love, love and romance, love story, love, couple relations, looking for love, artificial insemination, destiny, male female relationship, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey, new york, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
The Night We Never Met
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, feel good, humorous, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: buddies, comedy of errors, unlikely couple, romance, urban, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, mistaken identity, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
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Ceremony
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: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, unfulfilled love, romance, wooing, beach, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, party, buddies, couple relations, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
Baby on Board
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, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, urban, sexual relations, romance, pregnancy, relationship vs career, couples, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, infidelity, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
How I Met Your Mother
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan. As a framing device, Ted, in the year 2030, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, not serious, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, friendship, romance, bar, urban, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, looking for love, lovers, career, marriage, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   38%
    User:   46%
 
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Kettle of Fish
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lifelong bachelor confronts his intimacy issues when he sublets his apartment to a fetching biologist. His heartsick fish and his wise best buddy are on hand to provide perspective.
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jazz, fall in love, unlikely couple, romance, couple relations, friendship, friends, opposites attract, love and romance, couples, battle of the sexes, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
I Don't Know How She Does It
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: workplace, pregnancy, parents and children, relationships, relationship vs career, urban, happy ending, family life, couples, spelling bee, family relations, shopping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, hawaii, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
Finding Bliss
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, humorous, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: boss and employee, strong sexual content, 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
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System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
 5.7
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Speechless
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A romantic comedy. Michael Keaton and Geena Davis are speechwriters for competing political campaigns. Witty and amusing for the political junkies amongst us.
Style: humorous, clever, witty, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, politics, unlikely couple, store, love story, battle of the sexes, journalism, opposites attract, writers, destiny, political, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
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System:   36%
    User:   37%
 
 3.6
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Coupling
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, witty, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends, verbal byplay, couple relations, romance, looking for love, looking for sex, love triangle, sexual relations, thirtysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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System:   36%
    User:   43%
 

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Crossing Delancey
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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 ...
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