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Time after Time (2011)
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Time after Time (2011)
Original name: Time After Time
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young journalist returns home to work in the local newspaper. There again see his girlfriend, who is now engaged. For her, this reunion will be a great emotional impact.
Style: light, romantic, feel good, sweet, entertaining
Plot: journalist, changing the past or future, hometown, ex-lover, loneliness, journalism, small town, true love, friendship, romance, wish come true, love and romance, adulthood, adolescence vs adulthood, time travel, love triangle, getting home, wedding anniversary, engagement, ex girlfriend, boyfriend, anniversary party, restaurant owner, kiss, wristwatch ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, romantic, light and sweet films with plots about love and romance, romance, kiss, happy ending, love, true love and fall in love mostly in Romance, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Time after Time: Operation Love (2007), A Valentine's Match (2020), Christmas Cookies (2016), Will You Be There (2016), Charming Christmas (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Operation Love (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
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Story: A missed confession of love haunts a young man on his best girl friend's wedding day. Sudden appearance of a mysterious Angel enables him to go back in time to regain the love of his life. Will he succeed? A romantic comedy of young Ken who ...
Style: entertaining, sweet, feel good, light
Plot: friendship, second chance, romance, time travel, best friends in love, true love, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, adulthood, friends in love, transformation, regret ...
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95%
Christmas in Evergreen: Letters to Santa (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Lisa's trip home to Evergreen for the holidays finds her shepherding an effort to save the town's beloved general store, fulfilling the wishes of a Christmas past and finding a romance full of Christmas magic.
Style: sweet, entertaining, feel good, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, holiday, small town, society, christmas spirit, love, childhood memory, friendship, happy ending, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romance, human spirit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
A Valentine's Match (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fired from her job as a reality TV host, Natalie returns home for Valentine's Day, only to find herself running the town festival's auction with her ex-fiancé thanks to two scheming mothers.
Style: sweet, light, feel good, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, old love, love and romance, second chance, male female relationship, love story, true love, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, celebration, happy ending, unfulfillment, getting home ...
Place: portland oregon, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Christmas Cookies (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Aunt Sally's Christmas Cookie Company is sold to a large conglomerate and executive Hannah must seal the deal and shut down the factory, which is the small town of Cookie Jar's lifeblood. What was supposed to be a simple assignment for ...
Style: sweet, light, feel good, romantic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: holiday, christmas, love, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, competition, true love, rivalry, christmas eve, single father, love triangle, fall in love ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Will You Be There (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Soo-hyun comes across magical pills that allow him to go back and forth in time. 30 years to the past, young Soo-hyun meets future Soo-hyun and learns that his girlfriend will soon die because of him. In order to save her, the two Soo-hyuns try to ...
Style: romantic, touching, sincere, sweet, sentimental
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, hopes, moral dilemma, terminal illness, life philosophy, life & death, dating, destiny, true love, time loop, romance ...
Place: busan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Charming Christmas (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Meredith Rossman has made Rossman's Department store her entire life, not leaving any time for Christmas or romance. But when she is roped into donning the store's antique Mrs. Claus outfit to play Mrs. Claus at Rossman's famous ...
Style: romantic, feel good, light, sweet
Plot: christmas, mother daughter estrangement, family business, department store, friendship, romantic friendship, christmas spirit, christmas season, love and romance, romance, love, romancing partners ...
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55%
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The Lake House (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late.
Style: romantic, sentimental, sincere, sweet, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: fall in love, time travel, love and romance, romance, impossible love, time, architect, supernatural, supernatural romance, letter, unlikely relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, near future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Christmas Scavenger Hunt (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When Belinda heads back to her hometown for the holidays, things get complicated when she is forced to team up with her ex at the town's annual Christmas scavenger hunt.
Style: romantic, light, sweet, feel good, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: christmas, ex-lover, second chance, hometown, ex boyfriend, old friend, love and romance, christmas party, christmas eve, christmas season, christmas spirit, chance meeting ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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13 Going on 30 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until she's thirty. With a little magic, her wish is granted, but it turns out that being thirty isn't as always as awesome as she thought it would be!
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night, kids
Plot: romance, body swapping, true love, youth, best friends in love, adolescence vs adulthood, child as adult, love and romance, fashion, wish come true, desire, magazine editor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1987, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Somewhere in Time (1980)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young writer, Richard Collier is met on the opening night of his first play by an old lady who begs him to, "Come back to me." Mystified, he tries to find out about her, and learns that she is a famous stage actress from the early 1900s. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: time travel, obsession, hypnosis, supernatural, love triangle, playwright, romance, love and romance, love affair, hotel, dream, supernatural romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1910s, 80s, year 1980 ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Christmas in Mississippi (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Photographer Holly Logan returns to her hometown of Gulfport, Mississippi for Christmas. The town is resurrecting their traditional holiday light show for the first time since a terrible hurricane struck five years earlier. Holly volunteers to pitch ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, romantic, feel good, light
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, male female relationship, uncle nephew relationship, photographer, second chance, true love, small town, hopes, goodhearted, happy ending, unfulfilled love, holiday ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Love Struck Café (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Megan Quinn, an aspiring architect, faces multiple tasks – developing her hometown lake into a commercialized entertainment center, forcing Mrs. Frances Figgins, her childhood mentor, out of her family’s home, and helping out at her family café ...
Style: scenic, romantic, light, sweet, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: harvest, love and romance, romance, romanticism, love story, workplace problem, problem, resentment, unfulfilled love, nature, hometown, family business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Navigating the Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When sophisticated New York journalist Edith Iglauer is assigned to go to British Columbia to write a frivolous piece on the fishing industry, she butts heads with local fisherman and notorious loner, John Daly. While she thrives on the fast-paced ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, romantic, sincere, factual
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, opposites attract, journalism, fall in love, couples, small town, unlikely couple, true love, writer's life, love affair, love and romance, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, british columbia, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Christmas Cure (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A doctor returns home for Christmas to find that her father has decided to retire from his own practice. After reuniting with her high school sweetheart, she wonders if she should stay and take over her father's practice.
Style: light, entertaining, romantic, feel good, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, happy ending, doctor, small town, old love, getting home, moral dilemma, second chance, love, father daughter relationship, christmas eve, family business ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Wish Upon a Christmas (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When business executive Amelia returns home to help a family-run ornament company, the employees see her as their savior who is coming in to rescue the company. They are heart-broken and shocked to learn that her plan to get the company on track ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, humorous, romantic, light
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, family business, wish come true, holiday, small town, happy ending, transformation, second chance, factory owner, male female relationship, old love, character change ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Angel Falls: A Novel Holiday (2019)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hannah is a book editor and she must work with her former rival Ryan to help a potential writer find her way. However, life seems to have other plans for Hannah as Angel Anthony reminds the duo about the miracle of Christmas and the value of ...
Style: touching, romantic, feel good, sentimental, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, writers, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, couples, women, mentor, holiday, new year's eve ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, dramatic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, immortality, romance, love, love story, immortal, loneliness, impossible love, miraculous event, supernatural romance, life & death, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, year 1981, year 1954, year 1952, year 1937 ...
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Always and Forever (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A pair of high school sweethearts, Grace (Rena Sofer) and Michael (Dean McDermott) are reunited after 20 years apart at their school reunion. Sparks fly as the two catch up but it's not that simple as Grace is taken by safe, reliable Philip and ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, feel good, touching
Plot: high school sweetheart, high school reunion, second chance, ex-lover, true love, friendship between men, love and romance, lifestyle, love triangle, ex boyfriend, friendship, party ...
Time: year 1989
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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About Time (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, romance, time loop, life philosophy, changing the past or future, true love, life, sent to the past, family secret, rain, couple relations, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: london, cornwall, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Back to You and Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Syd has a good practice in the big city but a bad day when her terminal patient finally passes away. Her surgeon boyfriend, who has been sarcastically nick named "Mr. Personality" and "Settle For" by Syd's best friend ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, touching
Plot: high school reunion, starting over, estrangement, couples, romance, homecoming, fall in love, couple relations, doctor, small town, small town life, ex-lover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Beastly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, modern fairy tale, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, fall in love, true love, love, beast, love and romance, teenage love, popularity, high school hunk, physical appearance, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Dear Viola (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kellie Martin plays an accountant who submits a reply to a "dear viola" letter to the editor that she works for, as an accountant. She has a real knack for writing to people and getting to the heart of the matter, and soon the whole town ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, emotional, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, romance, journalism, media, social relations, fall in love, friendship, hidden identity, hopes, dating, letter, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
An Uncommon Grace (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An army nurse returning from Afghanistan discovers her purpose in a rural Ohio farm community, along with a deep connection with a neighbor whose conservative Amish sect strictly forbids relationships with those outside his church community.
Style: sincere, romantic, light, touching, sweet
Audience: girls' night
Plot: secret relationship, amish, love and romance, true love, bittersweet, military, destiny, hopes, love story, lone hero, love affair, lovers ...
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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My Best Friend's Christmas (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Ashley Seever returns home for the holidays hoping to reconnect with her high school sweetheart Grant, she soon meets his new girlfriend. In an attempt to escape the embarrassment, she and her best friend Liam fake their own holiday ...
Style: sweet, disturbing, entertaining
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, love affair, escapades, fall in love, love and romance, romance, happy ending, love, friendship, couples, male female relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Penelope (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forlorn heiress Penelope Wilhern is cursed, and the only way out is to fall in love with someone of suitable stock. But how can she find her soul mate when she's sequestered inside her family's estate with only her parents to keep her ...
Style: fairy tale, modern fairy tale, romantic, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, family outing, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, romance, true love, unlikely friendships, witch, looking for love, self discovery, magical, loneliness, disfigurement, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Wedding Wish (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A high-school girl makes a wish to marry her crush, the star of the football team who doesn't even know she's alive. Then a solar eclipse magically transports them 17 years into the future to the day of their wedding.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Plot: time travel, destiny, romance, hopes, couples, school, teenage life, wedding, youth, desire, eclipse, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Violets Are Blue... (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After fifteen years of traveling around the world Gussie (Spacek), a famous photographer, returns to the Maryland coastal resort where she grew up
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, gloomy, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: small town, fall in love, romance, destiny, high school, bittersweet, family relations, photojournalist, friends, couples, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: future, 80s, 70s
Place: maryland, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Christmas Cottage (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Lacey takes a rare break from work for her friend Ava's Christmas Eve wedding, she reconnects with her former flame, Ean. The two decorate the cottage where the newlyweds will spend their honeymoon – a cottage said to bring true love to ...
Style: sweet, feel good, funny, light
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, second chance, love affair, christmas season, christmas eve, opposites attract, romance, male female relationship, friendship, love, love and romance, ex-lover ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Holly's Holiday (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A professional in the advertising business, Holly dreams of finding Mr. Right, & getting the "perfect" romance. When she meets someone who ~looks the part, she falls hard & fast. But soon she is reminded that appearances can be ...
Style: touching, romantic, feel good, sweet
Plot: christmas, true love, impossible love, romance, wish come true, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, looking for love, couple relations, relationships, bittersweet, dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Beautiful Creatures (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Ethan Wate just wants to get to know Lena Duchannes better, but unbeknownst to him, Lena has strange powers. As Lena's 16th birthday approaches she might decide her fate, to be good or evil. A choice which will impact her relationship forever.
Style: romantic, emotional, light, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, teenage love, forbidden love, youth, witch, supernatural ability, supernatural, love and romance, love, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%