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The Shoe Fairy (2005)
 5.8
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The Shoe Fairy (2005)
Original name: 人魚朵朵
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dodo is indulged in collecting and wearing beautiful high heels until she encounters an accident and loses her legs.
Style: touching, atmospheric, fairy tale, sentimental, captivating, light, humorous, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: mermaid, obsession, romance, disability, couples, family relations, wedding, painting, dentist, shoe store, against the odds, supernatural, magic, revenge, love and romance, female director, pregnancy, handicapped, hospital, surgery, zoo, baby, photograph, single father, accountant ...
Place: taiwan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sentimental, humorous and semi serious films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, family relations, love and couple relations mostly in Romance, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Shoe Fairy: A Bird of the Air (2011), The Bread, My Sweet (2001), Fetching Cody (2005), Hitched for the Holidays (2012), The Good Witch's Gift (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A wedding planner looks to persuade her mother not to marry a man she's only known for a brief period of time, until an unexpected development forces her to re-examine her feelings.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, christmas, romance, fall in love, couples, family relations, parents and children, event planner, ritual, party, love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Bird of the Air (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man in search of his past, and a woman who lives in the moment, are brought together when they pursue the origins of a stray parrot in this comedic and romantic drama.
Style: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: orphan, love and romance, love affair, self discovery, obsession, couples, hopes, romance, unlikely couple, parrot, waitress, bird ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Bread, My Sweet (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dominic works round the clock: nights making biscotti for his family's bakery in a working-class Italian neighborhood in Pittsburgh, then days downtown where he's a specialist in firing people at a company that negotiates mergers. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: terminal illness, romance, best friends, fall in love, looking for love, unfulfilled love, family life, family problems, couples, dream come true, parents and children, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Fetching Cody (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Art, a drug-addicted dealer and hustler, arrives at his girlfriend Cody's apartment to find that she has overdosed on heroin. He tries to fix things by traveling back in time in an attempt to prevent her death.
Style: semi serious, captivating, sentimental, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, love affair, couples, time machine, romance, addiction, drug abuse, hopes, life is a bitch, pimp, overdose, misfit ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Hitched for the Holidays (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A couple of single adults agree to pose as each others significant other throughout the holidays to keep their meddling families from harassing them, only to find that their feelings for each other are real.
Style: realistic, captivating, touching, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, couple relations, romance, couples, fall in love, family relations, holiday, family gatherings, love and romance, singleness, pretend relationship, hanukkah
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Good Witch's Gift (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Almost as soon as Jake and Cassie decide to get married on Christmas Eve, complications arise.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, light
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, curses spells and rituals, romance, family, supernatural, couple relations, supernatural ability, small town, gift, christmas, imaginary, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
What I Did for Love (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Call him a city slicker. Call him a tenderfoot. But don't call him a member of the family--yet. Rising L.A. lawyer James White is going home for the holidays with his fiancée, Sadie Ryder, to finally meet her family in rural Pine Gap. After ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: meet the parents, romance, family life, farm, family relations, win over, couples, parents and children, wedding, fish out of water, lawyer, father in law son in law relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, hypnosis, obsession, supernatural, love triangle, playwright, romance, love affair, love and romance, hotel, dream, supernatural romance ...
Time: 1900s, 70s, 1910s, 20th century, 80s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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A Heavenly Vintage (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: New Zealand, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A fantasy romance set in 19th century France. The film revolves around Sobran, a young peasant winemaker, and the three important figures in his life - his beautiful wife Celeste, baroness Aurora de Valday and an angel named Xas.
Style: captivating, semi serious, touching, sentimental
Plot: supernatural, follow your dream, ambition, supernatural romance, social differences, fall in love, couple relations, couples, society, romance, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1810s, 1820s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.6
 75K
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, touching, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, love, curses spells and rituals, physical appearance, beast, youth, love and romance, teenage love, fall in love, popularity, true love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Introverted Weichung has been married to Feng for nine years. They have one son together, and Feng would like to have another child with him. One day Stephen, an old friend who now organises weddings, appears and encourages Weichung to return to the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, romance, couple relations, couples, gay husband, family relations, friendship, old friend, rejection, job promotion, wooing, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Edge of the Garden (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Brian lets his girlfriend, decides to change city and way of life. Attracted by the incredible offer, purchase a large house outside keeping a big secret. One day you have the impression of seeing a woman in the garden and can also talk to her ...
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, captivating, psychological, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: ghost, impossible love, romance, couples, supernatural, fall in love, friendship, unfulfillment, countryside, cottage, time travel, moving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s, 60s
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Finding Christmas (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Single mother Ryan has just about given up on dating after her divorce, happily accepting her young son as the most important man in her life. That all changes when Ryan's brother Owen, also feeling unlucky in love after a bad breakup, swaps ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, captivating, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, single parent, fall in love, couples, family relations, christmas, romance, looking for love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.1
 145
Lovesick (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ariel Lin is a girl who has love phobia caused by her HS ex-bfd who left her heart broken. She vows never to fall in love again but then she meets a handsome doctor in the hospital who seems to a perfect guy. Her new journey starts when she tries to ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, light, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: true love, hospital, romance, love affair, couples, fall in love, haunted by the past, unfulfillment, friends, doctor, best friends, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, beijing china, shanghai, taipei ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Sundays at Tiffany's (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alyssa Milano, who also serves as producer, stars as Jane Claremont, who, as a young girl, would accompany her mother Vivian (Stockard Channing) to Tiffany’s in New York every Sunday and bring along her imaginary friend, Michael. Now, 20 years ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: imaginary friend, family relations, love triangle, true love, romance, love and romance, couples, angel, imaginary character, infidelity, wedding, grownups ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Wedding Dress (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Hannah Pinkham's fiancé writes he's finally shipping home, her mother makes a fairy tale wedding dress, but while she's fitting it the knock on the door is not him, but the dreaded officer-messenger. Years later she sends it to ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, romance, young lovers, true love, couple relations, tragic love, dream come true, couples, change of luck, love and romance, lifestyle, male female relationship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.1
 528
The New Eve (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Camille is an emancipated 30-something woman who has no desire to settle down and have a family, preferring to coast along on a succession of ephemeral relationships and one-night stands. However, her lifestyle fails to satisfy her fully, and in a ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, sexual, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: obsession, pregnancy, politics, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, militant, family relations, couples, bittersweet, gays and lesbians, love and romance, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
I Have Found It (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Two young women with differing views on love find themselves with three suitors. Sowmya (Tabu) attracts the attention of aspiring film director Manohar (Ajith), while wounded Captain Bala (Mammootty) falls for her younger, hopelessly romantic ...
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bollywood, couples, siblings relations, soldier, romance, love and romance, family relations, filmmaking, love triangle, sister sister relationship, inheritance, satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman discovers the truth about her former lover from the diary that his first wife wrote to their son, Nicholas.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, romance, couples, family relations, tragic love, fall in love, looking for love, lifestyle, love and romance, baby born, diary, baby ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 1K
White Nights (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: For a fee of Rs.200/- Ankush Ramdev acted as one among four witnesses to couples who come to register their marriages at the Registrar of Marriages in Dariyaganj, Delhi. One day he comes across a single woman from Nainital and offers his services, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, captivating, serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, true love, wedding, fall in love, couples, lovers apart, leaving home, longing, generosity, love triangle, rivalry, suffering ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 30K
In Your Eyes (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two seemingly unconnected souls from different corners of the United States make a telepathic bond that allows them to see, hear and feel the other's experiences, creating a bond that apparently can't be broken.
Style: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, sincere, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: telepathy, love and romance, loneliness, magic realism, romance, solitude, happy ending, life philosophy, twists & turns, crimes, crime, ex convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new mexico, new hampshire, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tbilisi, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Georgia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Following "Paris, Je t'aime" "New York,I Love You" and "Rio, Eu Te Amo" “Tbilisi, I Love You” has become the next film in the “Cities of Love” franchise.
Style: touching, sexy, captivating, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, friendship, couple relations, romance, fall in love, culture clash, couples, city life, sexual relations, sexual content, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Rio, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Brazil, USA, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The third episode of the Cities of Love franchise, Rio, I Love You is an anthology, created by 10 visionary directors from across the globe. The story line of each segment focuses on an encounter of love in a different neighborhood of the city, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sexy, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, couples, friendship, couple relations, love affair, romance, culture clash, city life, profanity, sexual content, urban, bikini
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.1
 1K
Gabriela (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mike is romantic and persistent, a social worker at a psychiatric clinic who falls for a new intern. Gabriela is passionate; she's also engaged; although her love for her fiance Patrick seems more fraternal than erotic, she has an overwhelming ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, opposites attract, fall in love, looking for love, couple relations, family relations, couples, power relations, romance, social worker, engagement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 8K
Bed of Roses (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The seeds of love are planted when Lisa, a high-powered investment banker, receives flowers from a secret admirer. But when his fairy-tale fantasies clash with her workaholic ways, they soon find out that sometimes, it's harder than it seems ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: florist, family relations, romance, wooing, workaholic, couples, love and romance, starting over, hopes, opposites attract, couple relations, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 27K
Always (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Pete Sandich is a reckless fire-fighting pilot who is killed in what was to have been his final mission. Ascending to Heaven, Pete is introduced to business-like angel who instructs the spectral Pete to pass on his aviation knowledge to his young ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, intense, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: afterlife, ghost, airplane, supernatural, pilot, true love, romance, starting over, rescue, tragic hero, guardian angel, aviation ...
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, romance, destiny, hopes, couples, teenage life, school, youth, wedding, desire, eclipse, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 30s, 1930s, 1990s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 138K
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: sentimental, romantic, sweet, sincere, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, fall in love, love and romance, romance, impossible love, time, architect, supernatural, unlikely relationship, supernatural romance, letter, tragic love ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, near future
Place: chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.0
 5K
Evim Sensin (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After returning back to family, Leyla tries to fix everytihng while starting a new life wit Iskender. Everything goes smoothly until troubles find Leyla...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tragic love, love and romance, family relations, romance, couples, love, true love, relationships, destiny, storytelling, dialogue, loss of loved one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 796
Maze (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Artist Lyle Maze is reconciled to a life without romance thanks to his dual afflictions: Tourette's Syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder. But his life takes an unexpected turn when his friend Mike departs on a humanitarian mission, ...
Style: touching, humorous, psychological, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: pregnancy, friends, family relations, self discovery, friendship, love triangle, fall in love, moral dilemma, love affair, introspection, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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