Movies like The Good Guy

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The Good Guy (2009)
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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, romantic
Audience: date night
Plot: city life, cheating boyfriend, couple relations, romance, rise to the top, love affair, ambition, gain trust, lifestyle, workplace, power relations, love triangle, fall in love, hotshot hero, ex military, women, infidelity, cupid, love, love and romance, salesman, couples, sexual content, twentysomething life, hapless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, 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 romance, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, couple relations, fall in love and twentysomething life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Good Guy: Sidewalks of New York (2001), Mona (2008), Friends (With Benefits) (2009), 30 Beats (2012), Baby on Board (2009). 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: witty, stylized, sexy, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, romance, divorce, life philosophy, multiple storylines, lifestyle, love triangle, love affair, looking for love, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 135
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, humorous, emotional, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, looking for love, romance, city life, buddies, lifestyle, society, rivalry, couples, thirtysomething life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Friends (With Benefits) (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, realistic, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, friends, couple relations, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, fall in love, medical school, sexual relations, singleness, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 3.9
 1K
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, sexy, captivating, touching ...
Plot: sex scene, romance, self discovery, love affair, lifestyle, city life, superstition, psychic, impotence, prostitute, couples, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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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: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, workplace, battle of the sexes, relationship vs career, couple relations, family relations, obnoxious boss, lifestyle, pregnancy, empire, babies and infants, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: support group, romance, friendship, couple relations, lifestyle, love and romance, fall in love, doctors and patients, power relations, couples, group therapy, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.4
 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, sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, romance, couple relations, buddies, unfulfillment, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, couples, wooing, adolescence vs adulthood, love triangle, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: witty, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, filmmaking, romance, sexual relations, showbiz, porn industry, female nudity, love and romance, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, workplace, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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: romantic, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: valentine's day, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, couples, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.4
 214
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: humorous, semi serious, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, social worker, looking for love, self discovery, romance, couples, wooing, fall in love, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, photographer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbian sex, lesbian romance, lgbt, infidelity, friendship, love and romance, lesbian, sexual content, love triangle, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.1
 1K
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: feel good, humorous, witty, realistic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, couples, filmmaking, hidden identity, love and romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, fall in love, romance, dishonesty, disorder, actor's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.2
 945
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, witty, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, starting over, looking for love, introspection, romance, hopes, couples, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: romantic, light, humorous, witty, twists and turns ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: love triangle, romance, love story, life philosophy, sarcasm, destiny, fall in love, writers, shopping, love affair, ambition, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.0
 425
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, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: waitress, restaurant, looking for love, workplace, lifestyle, relationship vs career, workplace situations, workplace romance, romance, couples, food, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Just Desserts (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 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, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: contest, cooking and food, food, ambition, lifestyle, relationship vs career, opposites attract, workplace, rivalry, romance, family life, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Soup of the Day (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Brandon Craig is a regular guy who loves split pea soup and happens to be in monogamous relationships with three amazing women: Monique, his photo editor boss; Wendy, an undercover cop; and Franki, host of the popular Internet show Missleblast. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, romance, love and romance, womanizer, lifestyle, dishonesty, love triangle, twentysomething life, couple relations, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.2
 705
Kettle of Fish (2006)
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: witty, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, jazz, lifestyle, unlikely couple, fall in love, friendship, artists and showbiz, romance, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 4.4
 686
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, fall in love, love triangle, looking for love, rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, workplace, fashion magazine, disorder, boss and employee ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, magazine editor, wedding, father daughter relationship, looking for love, love affair, romance, opposites attract, parents and children, workplace romance, couple relations, wooing ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.5
 1K
Coupling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Coupling is a 2003 American remake of the British television sitcom of the same title, which aired on NBC.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sexual relations, love triangle, romance, looking for love, infidelity, fall in love, thirtysomething life, friends, dishonesty, love and romance, lifestyle, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: realistic, semi serious, witty, feel good, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, disorder, couples, nosy, friends, romance, unfulfillment, opposites attract, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, partners, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, battle of the sexes, couple relations, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, couples, adult virgin, first sex, television reporter, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Last International Playboy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When playboy and one-hit-wonder novelist Jack Frost (Jason Behr) learns that his childhood sweetheart is getting married, he tries to drown his sorrows by dramatically escalating his self-destructive drinking and womanizing. Frost's pals try to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: lifestyle, love affair, best friends, couples, friends, introspection, love triangle, romance, human nature, looking for love, love and romance, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, usa, asia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
This Is Not a Film (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New Yorker Michael Connor attempts to find the woman who left him by making a film about her, hoping that someone (maybe you?) will recognize his ex and convince her to get back together with him. To help the viewer understand who he is and why his ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: filmmaking, breakup, romance, couples, love and romance, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, obsession, artists and showbiz, actress, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, semi serious, witty, humorous, clever
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian relationship, love triangle, lesbian, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lgbt, unlikely couple, opposites attract, looking for love, artists and showbiz, romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, entertaining, melancholic, stylized, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, love and romance, comedy of errors, friendship, looking for love, breakup, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations, gangsters, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, looking for love, guru, couples, contests and competitions, battle of the sexes, fall in love, love and romance, workplace, lifestyle, singleness, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, couples, fall in love, love affair, singleness, couple relations, romance, boy, imaginary
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, romantic
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: breakup, love and romance, romance, couples, rivalry, workplace, fall in love, wooing, career change, workplace situations, couple relations, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%