Movies like As You Like It

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As You Like It (2006)
 6.3
 3K
As You Like It (2006)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Witty, playful and utterly magical, the story is a compelling romantic adventure in which Rosalind and Orlando's celebrated courtship is played out against a backdrop of political rivalry, banishment and exile in the Forest of Arden - set in 19th-century Japan.
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, witty, offbeat
Plot: exile, young lovers, in the woods, switching roles, romance, cons and scams, gender bending, royal family, dishonesty, love and romance, disorder, hidden identity, mistaken identity, fall in love, family relations, gender, cross dressing, lion, disguise, forest, shakespeare play
Time: victorian
Place: asia, japan

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Most similar movies to As You Like It

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and witty films with plots about love and romance, romance, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, disorder and hidden identity mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like As You Like It: My Geisha (1962), Twelfth Night or What You Will (1996), He's a Woman, She's a Man (1994), Love's Brother (2004), The Emperor's New Clothes (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 1K
My Geisha (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A director's (Yves Montand) wife (Shirley MacLaine) poses as a geisha to win the lead in his Japanese production of "Madame Butterfly."
Style: clever, semi serious, talky, realistic, humorous
Plot: opera, geisha, filmmaking, actor's life, comedy of errors, hidden identity, romance, switching roles, showbiz, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Twelfth Night or What You Will (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Shakespeare's comedy of gender confusion, in which a girl disguises herself as a man to be near the count she adores, only to be pursued by the woman he loves.
Style: witty, semi serious, feel good, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, gender bending, mistaken identity, love, comedy of errors, twins, love triangle, disguise, romance, verbal byplay, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s, 1890s ...
Place: cornwall, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
He's a Woman, She's a Man (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Wing is a devoted fan of popular singer Rose who is involved in a topsy-turvy relationship with her charismatic producer Sam. Willing to go to any length to meet Rose, the willowy Wing disguises herself as a man, and with a twist of fate is chosen ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, farce, romance, actor's life, gays and lesbians, hidden identity, musician's life, desire for fame, opposites attract, switching roles, obsession, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Love's Brother (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in rural Australia and Tuscany in the 1950's, this is the story of two brothers and the bride who - as fate would have it - arrives from Italy betrothed to one yet falls madly in love with the other.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, siblings relations, romance, fall in love, love and romance, switching roles, mistaken identity, dishonesty, couples, family relations, fiance fiancee relationship, homesickness ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: australia, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Emperor's New Clothes (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Napoleon, exiled, devises a plan to retake the throne. He'll swap places with commoner Eugene Lenormand, sneak into Paris, then Lenormand will reveal himself and Napoleon will regain his throne. Things don't go at all well; first, the ...
Style: humorous, touching, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: hidden identity, fall in love, love and romance, romance, disorder, emperor, lookalikes, social differences, society, human nature, island, british ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: france, europe, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.4
 1K
All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, tense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hidden identity, romance, couple relations, graduate student, fall in love, love and romance, couples, disorder, parents and children, wooing, dishonesty, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Who's the Man, Who's the Woman (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The sequel to the blockbuster comedy He's a Woman, She's a Man, Who's the Woman, Who's the Man picks up right where the original left off! Music producer Sam (Leslie Cheung) and his cross-dressing protege Wing (Anita Yuen) have ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, hidden identity, romance, switching roles, love triangle, sexual relations, gender bending, mistaken identity, gender, couples, disorder, performer's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Young Kieslowski (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Grand romantic gestures need not apply in this comedic tale of star-crossed young love. Instead, freshman Brian Kieslowski displays endless reserves of bumbling awkwardness as he goes home with a girl for the first time... and then learns that he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: pregnancy, fall in love, romance, college freshman, love and romance, college, youth, young lovers, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, life turned upside down, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Hollywood Dreams (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tale of a young girl fresh off the bus from Iowa, who falls in love with a sexy and promising young actor, though their relationship threatens to complicate her own obsessive goal of becoming a famous actress. The film perfectly captures the ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Plot: actor's life, hollywood, musician's life, celebrity culture, fish out of water, romance, gender bending, midlife crisis, bus, mistaken identity, showbiz, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, iowa, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Chinese Odyssey 2002 (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The Emperor (Chang Chen) is desperate for the free-spirited life of a wanderer, and tries to escape from the royal palace with his sister, the Princess (Faye Wong). He's caught and returned to his angry mother by the royal guards, but the ...
Style: semi serious, epic, humorous, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, cross dressing, fortune teller, emperor, comedy of errors, siblings relations, parody, social differences, farce, romance, gender bending, mistaken identity ...
Time: 15th century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this Shakespearean farce, Hero and her groom-to-be, Claudio, team up with Claudio's commanding officer, Don Pedro, the week before their wedding to hatch a matchmaking scheme. Their targets are sharp-witted duo Benedick and Beatrice -- a ...
Style: witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: shakespeare, young lovers, bachelor, intrigue, wedding, battle of the sexes, countryside, opposites attract, romance, presumed dead, duel, prince ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, tuscany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.0
 2K
Bad Boy (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: To inherit a million dollars, an egotistical man must find the women he's betrayed and convince them to forgive him.
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, witty, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, womanizer, romance, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, looking for love, looking for sex, wooing, fall in love, fish out of water, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Nobody's Perfect (1990)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steve is a college freshman who plays tennis for the school. But he falls desperately in love with Shelly, also a tennis player. It's all downhill from there. Steve can't eat, he can't sleep, his grades drop, and he gets kicked off ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: college, tennis, gender bending, comedy of errors, youth, disorder, romance, gender, contests and competitions, switching roles, friendship, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 876
Piccadilly Jim (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Isle Of Man, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, an American with a scandalous reputation on both sides of the Atlantic must do an about-face in order to win back the woman of his dreams.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: fall in love, dishonesty, romance, love and romance, society, disorder, hidden identity, parents and children, couples, family relations, power relations, snobbism ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, europe, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.4
 255
Amanda (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A successful businessman meets the woman of his dreams, Amanda, only to discover she harbors a shocking little secret about her past.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, looking for love, romance, true love, gender bending, gender, love and romance, couples, haunted by the past, transsexual, masturbation, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Little Miss Marker (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sorrowful Jones is a cheap bookie in 1930's. When a gambler leaves his daughter as a marker for a bet, he gets stuck with her. His life will change a great deal with her arrival and his sudden love for a woman also involved in gambling ...
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: unlikely partners, couples, mischievous children, opposites attract, romance, parents and children, custody, dishonesty, love and romance, youth, bookies, love ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Making Mr. Right (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eddie, a poor street conman, has his 'guess in which briefcase' trick ruined by Manhattan lifestyle magazine deputy editor Hallie Galloway. Due to a bet with her boss, she must transform Eddie into a dashingly eligible bachelor for a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual
Plot: fall in love, cons and scams, dishonesty, romance, love and romance, couples, power relations, eligible bachelor, gift, theft, undressing, shower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bed & Breakfast (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Life changes for three woman who run a failing hotel, when a mysterious man washes up at the beach.
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: family life, romance, parent child relationship, beach, family relations, mad scientist, mysterious character, on the run, parents and children, cons and scams, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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For Love of Ivy (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When it was released in 1968, For Love of Ivy was the first mainstream Hollywood film to depict a mature romantic relationship between a black man and woman. Sidney Poitier stars as Jack Parks, a trucking executive who runs an illegal travelling ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: gambling, hidden identity, urban, romance, single parent, young lovers, opposites attract, couple relations, interracial relations, looking for love, love affair, parents and children ...
Time: 60s
Place: harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
27 Missing Kisses (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Georgia, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young woman's passion has a remarkable effect on a Russian village in this comedy-drama with fantasy elements. Sybill (Nino Kuchanidze) is a teenager who is sent to a small town in the country to spend the summer with her aunt. Despite her ...
Style: semi serious, clever, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Plot: small town, young lovers, teenage love, countryside, coming of age, romance, fall in love, love and romance, youth, unlikely couple, love triangle, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, false identity, diary, comedy of errors, couple relations, romance, friendship, verbal byplay, country house, relatives, pleasure, new love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Triumph of Love (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A princess is determined to restore her homeland's throne to its rightful heir, a young prince with whom she falls in love.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, mistaken identity, crimes, dishonesty, murder, love and romance, rivalry, society, couples, power relations, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 1700s, 18th century, 19th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Taming of the Shrew (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Baptista, a rich Paduan merchant, announces that his fair young daughter, Bianca, will remain unwed until her older sister, Katharina, a hellish shrew, has wed. Lucentio, a student and the son of a wealthy Pisan merchant, has fallen in love with ...
Style: humorous, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, opposites attract, farce, unlikely couple, merchant, romance, love, couple relations, love and romance, couples, family relations, fall in love ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century, renaissance, 1930s, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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You're a Big Boy Now (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bernard Chanticleer's father gives him two simple words of advice: "Grow up." Bernard knows that his first step is to find a girl who's "willing," but he passes up a sure thing, Amy Partlett, for a more elusive goal. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, witty
Plot: library, self discovery, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, urban, coming of age, city life, romance, fish out of water, youth, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Get Well Soon (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After having a nervous breakdown, a popular talk-show host confronts his ex-girlfriend who is dating a cross-dresser.
Style: semi serious, humorous, talky, realistic, witty ...
Plot: nervous breakdown, nothing goes right, fish out of water, romance, unlikely couple, media satire, couples, disorder, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, true love, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Pretty One (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her idolized twin sister Audrey dies in a car accident, Laurel decides to take her place. But, as she eases into the life she has always wanted, she must decide between continuing the lie or revealing herself.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, touching
Plot: twins, hidden identity, urban, dishonesty, self discovery, mistaken identity, fall in love, love and romance, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.4
 88K
Tootsie (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When struggling, out of work actor Michael Dorsey secretly adopts a female alter ego -- Dorothy Michaels -- in order to land a part in a daytime drama, he unwittingly becomes a feminist icon and ends up in a romantic pickle.
Style: humorous, witty, touching, clever, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cross dressing, actress, gender bending, agent, love, actor's life, reputation, apology, serenade, actor, love triangle, audition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1982
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Stroke of Midnight (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A modern Cinderella in Paris: While the plain Kelly Carter jobs as a gadrobiere for the famous fashion designer Francesco, she dreams of designing shoes for him. However she can't win his attention... until she meets a good fairy on the street, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexual
Plot: fashion, switching roles, self discovery, romance, love and romance, siblings relations, fall in love, misfit, couples, disorder, godparent, design ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Ana Maria in Novela Land (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ana Maria is having a bad day until she magically switches places with the main character of her favorite telenovela. As she struggles to escape from Novela Land, Ana Maria finally understands why her real life was such a mess.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: switching roles, fish out of water, romance, disorder, parallel world, tv show, twentysomething life, imaginary, love and romance, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Changing Habits (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An aspiring artist runs from men as a result of an early life problem that has left her relationship with her father strained. She decides to move into a convent where troubled women receive cheap lodging in exchange for work. She finds a dirty area ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, psychological
Audience: date night
Plot: convent, nun, nothing goes right, store, clergy, romance, hidden identity, prodigy, single parent, young lovers, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%