Movies like This Beautiful Fantastic

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This Beautiful Fantastic (2016)
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This Beautiful Fantastic (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman who dreams of being a children's author makes an unlikely friendship with a cantankerous, rich old widower.
Plot: widower, young woman, orphan, garden, funeral, friendship, library, flowers, adult child friendship, united kingdom, fired from the job, flying machine, twin sister, alarm clock, ultimatum, landlord, eccentricity, librarian, misunderstanding, loss of husband, duck, comedy of errors, origami, invention, inventor ...
Place: england

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Most similar movies to This Beautiful Fantastic

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about friendship, love and romance, friends, dialogue, mentor, runaway and catastrophe mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like This Beautiful Fantastic: Crush (2001), Albatross (2011), The Cost of Love (2011), Another Year (2010), S.W.A.L.K. (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.9
 3K
Crush (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Three 40-something women in a small English town meet weekly for a ritual of gin, cigarettes, and sweets -- and swapped stories arguing which of them has the most pathetic love life. Kate is headmistress at the local school; her best friends are the ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, pregnancy, romance, looking for love, fall in love, law enforcement, love and romance, couples, friends, best friends, human nature, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, paris france, san francisco
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95%
 6.4
 5K
Albatross (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beth, a bookish teenager, befriends Emilia, an aspiring novelist who has just arrived in town. Emilia soon begins an affair with Beth's father that threatens to have devastating consequences.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, masturbation, best friends, small town, marriage crisis, literature, affair, friends, youth, family relations, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, oxford university
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Cost of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dale is an attractive, hard-as-nails gay male escort in Greenwich, London. He specialises in fulfilling sexual fantasies - dressing up as a schoolboy, BDSM, you name it, he's done it, yet his own dreams of a happy ending are complicated when ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sexual, offbeat
Plot: prostitute, friendship, gays and lesbians, best friends, sexual relations, addiction, gender bending, gender, friends, love and romance, couples, friendship between men ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.3
 26K
Another Year (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Mike Leigh’s much praised 2010 tragicomical drama. During a year, a very content couple approaching retirement are visited by friends and family less happy with their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, emotional ...
Plot: loneliness, funeral, jealousy, friendship, suffering, unrequited love, red wine, cooking, garden, therapist, desperation, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, paris france, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.8
 2K
S.W.A.L.K. (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two youngsters declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, stylized, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: school, friendship, parents, young love, classroom, amusement park, first love, teacher, romance, parents and children, coming of age, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 875
Chapter Two (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: George Schneider is an author whose wife had just died. His brother Leo gives him the number of Jennie Malone, and somehow they hit it off. And just when things are moving along, the memory of his first wife comes between them.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: widower, friendship, starting over, romance, love affair, friends, death in the family, love and romance, couples, fall in love, couple relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, new love, pleasure, relatives, country estate ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.5
 82
Booked Out (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ailidh (Mirren Burke) has two loves in this world: spying on her neighbours and writing graphic novels. The arrival of Jacob (Rollo Weeks - Girl with a Pearl Earring), inspires Ailidh and she soon begins conjuring up increasingly elaborate plans to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: coming of age, friendship, romance, teenage life, twentysomething life, love and romance, youth, friends, sewing machine, nightmare, mirror, polaroid ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 6.7
 31K
Emma (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people’s affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own ...
Style: witty, captivating, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, matchmaking, opposites attract, looking for love, estate, countryside, fall in love, couples, rich and poor, friendship, romance, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s, 18th century
Place: england, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four Weddings And A Funeral is a British comedy about a British Man named Charles and an American Woman named Carrie who go through numerous weddings before they determine if they are right for one another.
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, looking for love, love at first sight, romance, unrequited love, opposites attract, funeral, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love and romance, love, eligible bachelor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 685
August (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 1890s North Wales over a long, hot August weekend, the Victorian calm of a household is suddenly upset with the arrival of a London couple who impose their city ways and thoughts on the more rurally based family. An adaptation of Anton ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, gloomy, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, self discovery, love triangle, friendship, unsupportive spouse, older woman younger man relationship, estate, romance, siblings relations, family gatherings, family in crisis, road not taken ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era, future
Place: wales, england, europe, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 43K
Wild Child (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rebellious 16 year old Poppy from Mailibu is sent to an English boarding school. Realising her Father isn't coming back to rescue her she tries to get expelled.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, boarding school, school, teenage life, boarding school life, teenage love, prank, teenager, fish out of water, love and romance, girls' boarding school, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, california, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 19K
Mansfield Park (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: This fun and sexy comedy tells a timelessly entertaining story where wealthy, secret passions and mischievous women put love to the test.. When a spirited young woman, Fanny Price, is sent away to live on the great country estate of her rich ...
Style: witty, semi serious, realistic, gloomy, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: country estate, slavery, estate, love triangle, fall in love, rich and poor, social differences, gender, love and romance, society, couples, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 2K
Roommates (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An elderly, yet young-at-heart man, moves in with his grandson, and both their lives turn upside-down.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: deathbed, orphan, vegetarian, roommate, funeral, golden years, starting over, grandparent grandchild relationship, birthday, human nature, friendship, elderly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 21K
Calendar Girls (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Members of a Yorkshire branch of the Women's Institute cause controversy when they pose nude for a charity calendar.
Style: touching, sentimental, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: friendship, elderly, leukemia, calendar, charity, drugs/alcohol, village, friends, mannequin, aging, best friends, golden years ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 156K
About a Boy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Will Freeman is a hip Londoner who one day realizes that his friends are all involved with the responsibilities of married life and that leaves him alone in the cold. Passing himself off as a single father, he starts to meet a string of single mums, ...
Style: witty, clever, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: single parent, friendship, age difference, singleness, coming of age, couples, mentor, bachelor, womanizer, depression, suicide attempt, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Peter's Friends (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It is New Year's weekend and the friends of Peter (Fry) gather at his newly inherited country house. Ten years ago, they all acted together in a Cambridge University student comedy troupe, but it's less clear how much they have in common ...
Style: witty, semi serious, sentimental, clever, realistic ...
Plot: weekend, friends, friendship, new year's eve, secret, countryside, reunion, terminal illness, new year, sexual tension, buddies, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
These Foolish Things (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As war looms on the horizon, a hopeful ingenue (Zoe Tapper) finds herself caught between the warring affections of a playwright (David Leon) and a director (Andrew Lincoln) in 1930s London. Director Julia Taylor-Stanley's heartwarming ensemble ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, orphan, actor's life, rich and poor, romance, war, celebrity culture, cinderella story, filmmaking, dull life, artists and showbiz, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Corrina, Corrina (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father and daughter a whole ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, parents and children, housekeeper, nanny, single parent, self discovery, romance, master and servant, mute or deaf, mute, xenophobia, daughter ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The History Boys (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of an unruly class of bright, funny history students at a Yorkshire grammar school in pursuit of an undergraduate place at Oxford or Cambridge. Bounced between their maverick English master, a young and shrewd teacher hired to up their ...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: teacher, high school, teachers and students, gay, boarding school life, coming of age, student, oxford, exam, boys' school, history teacher, education ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, renaissance, year 1983, 1960s
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Love & Friendship (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, France, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and ...
Style: witty, light, satirical, romantic, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, adaptation, period piece, jane austen, manipulation, dancing, tea, food, dinner, letter, british, relationships ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 19th century, 1920s
Place: england, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 659
Turtle Diary (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two separate people, a man and a woman, find something very stirring about the sea turtles in their tank at the London Zoo. They meet and form an odd, but sympathetic camaraderie as they plan to steal two of the turtles and free them into the ocean.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, rescue, unlikely couple, friendship, against the rules, opposites attract, ocean or sea, idealism, fighting the system, environmentalism, animal life, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, london, atlantic ocean, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Things to Do Before You're 30 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A smart, sexy and poignantly accurate comedy drama about a group of twenty-something friends desperately resisting the inevitable - adulthood and responsibility.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sexy
Plot: friendship, infidelity, buddies, friends, youth, coming out, sport team, gender, love and romance, escape from reality, gay, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Racing with the Moon (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Henry and Nicky are small town pals from blue collar families with only a short time before they ship off to World War II. Henry begins romancing new-to-town Caddie Winger, believing her to be wealthy. Mischievious and irresponsible, Nicky gets into ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, small town, bowling, abortion, buddies, young lovers, small town life, love and romance, youth, social relations, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Shirley Valentine (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Wondering what has happened to herself, now feeling stagnant and in a rut, Shirley Valentine finds herself regularly talking to the wall while preparing her husband's chips and egg. When her best friend wins a trip-for-two to Greece Shirley ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: middle aged woman, midlife crisis, innocence lost, romance, culture clash, self discovery, bored housewife, friendship, looking for love, hopes, love and romance, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, england, europe, northern england, liverpool ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.4
 57K
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: stylized, talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, dancer, loneliness, roommate, best friends, follow your dream, urban, responsibility, dance teacher, adolescence vs adulthood, ambition, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, paris france, japan, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
It's a Wonderful Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Indian mother Mrs Sethi's obsession with marrying off her daughter turns murderous. With jokes that routinely miss the mark and cringeworthy slapstick, this black comedy farce shouldn't work. Somehow, though, it does.
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, serial killer, ghost, obsessive quest, matchmaking, indian lead, looking for love, parents and children, wooing, fall in love, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 3K
Elsa & Fred (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Aged, embittered widower, Fred learns to enjoy life thanks to his elderly yet vibrant neighbor, Elsa. Upon learning Elsa is terminally ill, Fred takes her to the Fontana di Trevi in Rome in order to reenact her favorite scene from ‘La Dolce ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: widower, elderly lovers, elderly, romance, love and romance, couples, aging, terminal illness, fall in love, family relations, hip hop, guitar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, nebraska, china, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
3 Men and a Little Lady (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick
Plot: marriage proposal, friendship, self discovery, romance, babies and infants, school, buddies, daughter, single parent, parents and children, custody, fall in love ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 803
Faintheart (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A romantic comedy set in the world of battle re-enactments, about an irresponsible guy who has to shape up in order to win back his wife.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: battlefield, battle, hardware store, viking, buddies, social misfits, school, bully, war, couple relations, down on your luck, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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