Movies like Missed Connections

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Missed Connections (2012)
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Missed Connections (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lonely Neal attempts to get over a recent break-up by responding to "Missed Connections" ads on Craigslist, then swooping in like a knight in shining armor when the expected guy fails to show up at the scheduled meeting. For a while the Neal's plan works great, but when he tries it on Jane, she proves that women are just as crafty as men when it comes to playing the dating game.
Plot: stalker, internet, computer, office, dating, yoga, flirting, chance meeting, sikh, flashback, scam
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Missed Connections

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about dating, romance, love, love and romance, couples, friendship and writers mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Missed Connections: Nick and Jane (1997), E_mail (2000), Alpha Males Experiment (2009), Hitch (2005), The Secret of My Succe$s (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Nick and Jane (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: N.Y. corporate Jane discovers her boyfriend John in bed with another woman, leaves building enraged and jumps into cab. Her driver is Nick. Jane and her friend Vickie have a plan - to make John jealous, they'll give Nick a false corporate ...
Style: neo screwball comedy
Plot: foot fetish, chance meeting, hairdresser, office, nightclub, transvestite, shopping, caught in the act, corporate executive, taxi driver, tailor, makeover ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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 4.5
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E_mail (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Greece, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Athens in August becomes the place where a group of young people live, fall in love and have fun - guided by, and communicating through, the Internet.
Plot: student, sex, goldfish, hacker, internet, computer, hospital, discussion, cybersex, nudity (full frontal - brief), dating, e mail ...
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Alpha Males Experiment (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: When Ethan, the needy nice guy, is dumped by his fiancée, he asks his misogynist older brother, Kyle, to help him win her back.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, cult film
Audience: date night
Plot: dating, dumped by girlfriend, flirting, friend, love, breakup, womanizer, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, male female relationship, looking for love, relationship problems, beer ...
Place: los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
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89%
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Hitch (2005)
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, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, flirting, looking for love, wooing, love and romance, dating, teaching the ways of the world, slick, matchmaking, eligible bachelor, power of love, initially antagonists ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Secret of My Succe$s (1987)
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: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: rich and poor, office, mistaken identity, love triangle, farce, fish out of water, workplace, ambition, rise to the top, comedy of errors, workplace situations, workplace romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: new york, kansas, usa, florida, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.6
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Hank and Asha (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An Indian student in Prague and a lonely New Yorker correspond online through video letters. A voyeuristic love story about aching for human connection in a hyper-connected world.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: interracial romance, impossible love, romance, love and romance, cyberspace, looking for love, dishonesty, computers and web, interracial relations, filmmaker, love, cross cultural relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: prague, new york, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
They Came Together (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A small business owner is about to lose her shop to a major corporate development.
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, satirical, light ...
Plot: opposites attract, disagreement, romance, cliche, restaurant, accountant, sarcasm, stupidity, love and romance, disorder, couples, jealous spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.1
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Holidate (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Fed up with being single on holidays, two strangers agree to be each other's platonic plus-ones all year long, only to catch real feelings along the way.
Style: romantic, feel good, funny, light, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, holiday, dating, happy ending, chance meeting, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic friendship, stereotypes, plan gone awry, santa claus, unlikely couple ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Buying the Cow (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A commitment-averse man frantically hits the dating scene after his girlfriend starts pressuring him to pop the question.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: engagement, fear of commitment, dating, romance, friends, love, wedding, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, commitment, haunted by the past, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, los angeles, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.8
 27
I Had Fun (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Did the date go well? Bad? She liked your Facebook picture but hasn't responded to your text. How Chad solves these modern day dating mysteries is explored as he tries to win back the love of his life.
Style: humorous
Plot: advice, first date, insecurity, bowling, football, poker, chance meeting, charity, love, airport, friend, fire ...
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Beauty & the Briefcase (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A freelance writer looking for romance sells a story to Cosmopolitan magazine about finding love in the workplace and goes undercover at a Finance Company.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: workplace romance, fall in love, relationship vs career, hidden identity, couples, lie, female journalist, looking for love, love and romance, dating, happy ending, office ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
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Fixing Pete (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Award-winning sports columnist Pete is quite pleased with his slightly sleazy frat boy image and frolicking life style. Alas, the owner forces him to allow ambitious TV fashionista Ashley, who is used to perfectly-groomed fiancé Christopher, to ...
Plot: writers, magazine, sexist, student, fall in love, journalist, arrogance, teacher student relationship, teacher, makeover, flirting, dancing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 5K
The Baxter (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man with a "doormat" personality tries standing up for himself for a change in this comedy. Mild mannered tax accountant Elliot Sherman (Michael Showalter) is what he calls a "Baxter": the kind of calm, unexciting fellow who ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, witty, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, love triangle, accountant, romance, office, love and romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, event planner, friendship, satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, connecticut, usa, moscow russia, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Perfect You (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A waiter/writer living with his dad and a neat freak who's just landed a job as a reporter in New York, meet by colliding on the Brooklyn Bridge, and romance ensues.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: looking for love, wooing, ambition, journalism, romance, couples, workplace romance, chance meeting, city life, twentysomething life, sexual relations, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
How to Go Out on a Date in Queens (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A self-proclaimed dating expert tries to get his best friend, who lost his wife two years earlier, back into the dating scene, with disastrous results.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, gambling, bookies, looking for love, romance, couples, disorder, fall in love, womanizer, unlikely couple, crimes, dating ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Honeymoon Machine (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lieutenant Fergie Howard, Ensign Beau Gilliam and navy scientist Jason Elderidge use their ships computer, designed to calculate missile trajectories, to calculate a roulette ball's trajectory and hit the Venice Casino. Things get complex when ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Hottie & the Nottie (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nate moves to L.A. to track down Cristabel, the woman he's been in love with since childhood, only to discover that his plan to woo her only has one hurdle to overcome: what to do with June, Cristabel's ever-present, not-so-hot best ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: misfit, dream girl, best friends, looking for love, romance, cons and scams, unfulfilled love, rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, transformation, yoga, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.3
 74
Less Than 30 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alexa Cavender, pressured to find a relationship, takes an interesting approach by only dating those matched at less than 30%.
Plot: love, friend, writers, dating
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Broken Hearts Gallery (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Lucy is a young gallery assistant who collects mementos from her relationships. She discovers that she must let go of her past to move forward, and comes up with a lovely, artistic way to help herself and others who have suffered heartbreak.
Style: captivating, feel good, entertaining, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: breakup, broken heart, art gallery, chance meeting, roommate, new life, male female friendship, curator, museum, memorabilia, love, painter ...
Time: year 2014, year 2006
Place: harvard university, brooklyn new york city, new york, paris france, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 651
Love, Ludlow (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Myra Smuldanski has done the unthinkable. After years of shunning men she accepts a date with Reginald Baron, an account executive at the office where she temps. The only man in her life up to this point has been Ludlow, Myra's bi-polar younger ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, clever
Plot: workplace romance, love and romance, romance, estrangement, couples, human nature, eccentric family, workplace, social misfits, family problems, workplace situations, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4K
Whipped (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three to one may sound like fairly good odds, but it depends on the game. When the "one" is one very irresistible woman and the "three" are three hopelessly smitten guys, the deck is pretty stacked. In the battle of the sexes, ...
Style: sexy, twists and turns, humorous, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friends, love triangle, couples, femme fatale, womanizer, life philosophy, justice, dating, diner, stereotypes, strong sexual content, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Annie Hall (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the city of New York, comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sincere, philosophical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: neurosis, comedian, divorce, tennis, singer, romance, jewish, love and romance, love, couples, couple relations, up and down relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1940s, 60s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, beverly hills, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Can't Hardly Wait (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's graduation day at Huntington Hills High, and you know what that means - time to party. And not just any party, either. This one will be a night to remember, as the nerds become studs, the jocks are humiliated, and freshman crushes blossom ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: graduation, coming of age, teenager, high school, friends, romance, youth, teenage life, love and romance, one last chance, unspoken love, american football ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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'Til There Was You (1997)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two strangers, whose paths are always crossing, finally meet when fate steps in. It took them twenty years to fall in love at first sight.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: loneliness, childhood friend, best friend, neighbor, support group, dating, romance, single parent, opposites attract, looking for love, unfulfilled love, parent child relationship ...
Time: 90s, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Friends with Benefits (2011)
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: sexy, romantic, light, sexual, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: love and romance, sexual relations, sexual activity, looking for sex, sex scene, casual sex, love, friends, lovers, friendship, fall in love, flirting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Celeste in the City (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Small town girl Celeste Blodgett moves from Bangor, Maine to Manhattan when she gets a job with the New York Examiner, but hears there it's only fact checking, with little prospects for real journalism. Her welcoming young flat neighbor Kyle ...
Plot: gay interest, female protagonist, makeover
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, lifestyle, love triangle, love affair, looking for love, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, human nature, couple relations, workplace, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An attraction forms when a Chinese American girl visiting Hong Kong for the first time meets an American expat who shows her the way, but timing may not quite be on their side.
Style: ambiguous ending, thought provoking, sincere, captivating, sentimental
Plot: chance meeting, expatriate, stranger, love interest, white man asian woman relationship, chinese, american abroad, conversation, attraction, 30 year old, toy maker, meet cute ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.4
 82K
Frances Ha (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An aspiring dancer moves to New York City and becomes caught up in a whirlwind of flighty fair-weather friends, diminishing fortunes and career setbacks.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, mumblecore ...
Plot: friendship, dancer, group of friends, roommate, direction and purpose, follow your dream, bittersweet, dancer's life, loneliness, social relations, boyfriend, supportive friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, japan, paris france, sacramento california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Rainy Day in New York (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young people arrive in New York to spend a weekend; once they arrive they are met with bad weather and a series of adventures.
Style: light, colourful, captivating, humorous, disturbing
Plot: high society, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wealthy family, money, infidelity, job, college, romance, college student, party, couple relations, painting ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%