Movies like Jenny's Wedding

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Jenny's Wedding (2015)
 5.5
 9K
Jenny's Wedding (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jenny Farrell is getting married. But how will her straight-laced family react when they find out that the woman they thought was their daughter’s roommate is actually her fiancée? As the old-fashioned Farrells attempt to come to terms with the prospect of a surprise daughter-in-law, they face a difficult choice: either adapt with the times or risk being left behind.
Plot: lesbian, coming out, dog, dancing, party, money, firefighter, friendship, hotel, food, winter, lesbian love, computer, church, happiness, secret, sister sister relationship, restaurant, birthday, beach, wine, african american, female protagonist, mirror, dancer ...
Place: cleveland ohio

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Most similar movies to Jenny's Wedding

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, semi serious and humorous films with plots about kiss, drinking, mother daughter relationship, friendship, drink, telephone call and eating mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Jenny's Wedding: Saving Face (2004), All I Wish (2017), Table 19 (2017), Some Prefer Cake (1998), A Good Woman (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 9K
Saving Face (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Chinese-American lesbian and her traditionalist mother are reluctant to go public with secret loves that clash against cultural expectations.
Style: realistic, touching, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: coming out, lesbian, lesbian relationship, hospital, pregnancy, generation gap, birthday, lgbt, romance, fish out of water, disorder, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, shanghai, shanghai china, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.0
 865
All I Wish (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman struggles to escape the clutches of her overbearing, co-dependent mother, while gradually falling for a sexy, sophisticated attorney.
Plot: apology, dancing, wine, promise, giving a toast, friend, cigarette smoking, friendship, kiss on the cheek, drinking, fired from the job, dog ...
Place: paris france, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.8
 23K
Table 19 (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eloise, having been relieved of maid of honor duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text, decides to attend the wedding anyway – only to find herself seated with five fellow-unwanted guests at the dreaded Table 19.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, funny
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: misfit, wedding, wedding reception, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, confession, name calling, male objectification, marital problem, up and down relationship, guest, reluctant partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Some Prefer Cake (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In San Francisco, Kira has a day job at a warehouse, writes jokes for her sister (who does stand-up back East), wants to perform her own material, hangs out with best friend Sydney (who writes food reviews), and sleeps once with every woman she can. ...
Plot: warehouse, cable car, cow, set up, plumber, breaking and entering, following someone, promiscuity, tv commercial, sex in shower, female nudity, motorcycle with a sidecar ...
Place: milwaukee wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 6.5
 11K
A Good Woman (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Spain, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fleeing 1930s New York and leaving behind a chequered past, the giltzy divorcee Mrs Stella Erlynne travels to Italy's sun-dappled Amalfi coast. Mrs Erlynne's appearance causes a stir amongst the visiting aristocracy. Based on the Oscar ...
Style: witty, clever, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, femme fatale, newlywed, gossip, manners, couples, innocence lost, social differences, love affair, dishonesty, power relations, love triangle ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: italy, europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Megan is an all-American girl. A cheerleader. She has a boyfriend. But Megan doesn't like kissing her boyfriend very much. And she's pretty touchy with her cheerleader friends. Her conservative parents worry that she must be a lesbian and ...
Style: clever, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming out, lesbian, cheerleading, cheerleader, friendship, gays and lesbians, gay, closeted homosexual, graduation, friends, love and romance, camp ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.7
 2K
Princess Cyd (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: High school athlete Cyd Loughlin lives alone with her depressive father in South Carolina, perpetually longing to get away from it all. When her aunt, famous novelist Miranda Ruth, agrees to host her for a few weeks during the summer, Cyd jumps at ...
Plot: novelist, lgbt, sexual identity, coming of age, summer vacation, kitchen, first lesbian experience, black man white woman relationship, female sexuality, black bra, chess, 16 year old ...
Time: year 1968, year 1992
Place: chicago illinois, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Imagine Me & You (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During her wedding ceremony, Rachel notices Luce in the audience and feels instantly drawn to her. The two women become close friends, and when Rachel learns that Luce is a lesbian, she realizes that despite her happy marriage to Heck, she is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, coming out, love affair, gays and lesbians, fall in love, infidelity, love triangle, power of love, fish out of water, couple relations, friendship, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An adventurous love story between two young women of different social and economic backgrounds who find themselves going through all the typical struggles of a new romance.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: coming out, lesbian, teenage love, lesbian relationship, high school, young lovers, teenage life, romance, love affair, youth, best friends, self discovery ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Kids Are All Right (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two women, Nic and Jules, brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one of their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers' backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting ...
Style: semi serious, touching, witty, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian, gender, biological father, artificial insemination, lesbian relationship, argument, control freak, parenthood, parents and children, gays and lesbians, suburbs, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, southern california, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Love After Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sixty-something mother and her two adult sons cope and move onward following the death of their larger-than-life father/husband.
Plot: mother son relationship, funeral, brother brother relationship, birthday, death of father, death, drunkenness, cooking, food, marriage, microphone, apology ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Spin the Bottle (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When five childhood friends reunite for a weekend in the country, old jealousies resurface, sexual debauchery ensues, and it quickly becomes clear that time may not heal all wounds...
Plot: secret, reunion, friends, dog, friendship, drink, mother daughter relationship, cigarette smoking, beer, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, wedding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.7
 32K
Admission (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Strait-laced Princeton University admissions officer Portia Nathan is caught off-guard when she makes a recruiting visit to an alternative high school overseen by her former college classmate, the freewheeling John Pressman. Pressman has surmised ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: parents and children, singleness, love and romance, college, adoption, mentor, male female relationship, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teacher student relationship, female protagonist, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995, 80s, future
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Infinitely Polar Bear (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A manic-depressive mess of a father tries to win back his wife by attempting to take full responsibility of their two young, spirited daughters, who don't make the overwhelming task any easier.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sentimental
Plot: bipolar disorder, parents and children, youth, family relations, beer, drinking, marriage, tea, friendship, singer, photographer, cigarette smoking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1967, year 1978, 1960s
Place: usa, massachusetts, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.1
 3K
The Lovers (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The separation of a long married couple goes awry when they fall for each other again.
Plot: cheating wife, lover, wife husband relationship, romance, trust, telephone, nickname, listening to music, middle aged man, grocery shopping, adulterous husband, sadness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
A Man Called Ove (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Despite grumpy 59 year-old Ove being deposed as president of his condominium association, but he keeps looking over the neighbourhood with an iron fist. When pregnant Parvaneh and her family move into the terraced house opposite Ove and she ...
Style: touching, compassionate, ironic, emotional, scenic ...
Plot: unlikely friendships, neighbor neighbor relationship, husband wife relationship, cancer, suicide thoughts, flashback, mentor, life & death, loneliness, lone hero, life philosophy, love ...
Place: sweden, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.3
 16K
By the Sea (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Malta, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set in France during the mid-1970s, Vanessa, a former dancer, and her husband Roland, an American writer, travel the country together. They seem to be growing apart, but when they linger in one quiet, seaside town they begin to draw close to some of ...
Style: depressing, artsy, melancholic, scenic, psychological ...
Plot: hotel, unhappiness, travel, self pity, voyeurism, depression, husband wife relationship, manuscript, lie, marriage, overhearing sex, honeymoon ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.3
 3K
Permission (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman on the brink of a marriage proposal is told by a friend that she should date other men before spending the rest of her life with her boyfriend.
Plot: marriage proposal, open relationship, record player, food, cold the temperature, eating, secret, kiss, crying man, beer, baby, microphone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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In the Land of Women (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a bad breakup with his girlfriend leaves him heartbroken, Carter Webb moves to Michigan to take care of his ailing grandmother. Once there, he gets mixed up in the lives of the mother and daughters who live across the street.
Style: touching, realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: cancer, friendship, infidelity, love, mother daughter relationship, neighbor, illness, party, romance, teenager, lifestyle, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, michigan, new jersey, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie follows a mother who falls for a younger man while her daughter falls in love for the first time. Mother Nature messes with their fates.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: audition, mother daughter relationship, romance, love affair, couples, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, meaningful kiss, parents and children, family relations, ratings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Rose Morgan, who still lives with her mother, is a professor of Romantic Literature who desperately longs for passion in her life. Gregory Larkin, a mathematics professor, has been burned by passionate relationships and longs for a sexless union ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, makeover, self discovery, love and romance, friendship, mathematics, wedding, sex, professor, columbia university, looking for love, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Learning to Drive (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other's company they find the courage to get back on the road and the strength to take the wheel.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: elderly, urban, love and romance, crumbling marriage, romance, unfulfillment, family problems, couples, prayer, dancing, elevator, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Music from Another Room (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Music From Another Room is a romantic comedy that follows the exploits of Danny, a young man who grew up believing he was destined to marry the girl he helped deliver as a five year old boy when his neighbor went into emergency labor. Twenty-five ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: destiny, fall in love, romance, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, family drama, single father, life philosophy, eccentric family ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, london, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The life you love may be your own.... The wife of a much older man finds herself attracted to their neighbour's son, who is closer to her age.
Style: emotional, touching, offbeat, sweet, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love and romance, starting over, love affair, family life, marriage, parents and children, family problems, haunted by the past, self discovery, age difference, neighbor, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
Plot: social media, suicide attempt, obsession, mental illness, women, obsessed fan, beauty salon, credit card, batman, iphone, halloween costume, black eye ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Goodbye to All That (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Otto Wall is just a little unlucky in life, and unbeknownst to him, in love. When his wife suddenly asks for a divorce, he bounces between a search for answers, desperate attempts to stay connected to his daughter, and his fateful reentry into the ...
Style: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hopes, romance, sexual relations, love and romance, parents and children, life turned upside down, starting over, disorder, looking for love, suburbs, family relations, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.2
 32K
Adam (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adam, a lonely man with Asperger's Syndrome, develops a relationship with his upstairs neighbor, Beth.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: autism, shyness, social misfits, fall in love, love affair, asperger's syndrome, loneliness, mental illness, trial, neighbor, children's book, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.0
 18K
Russian Dolls (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Five years after their summer together in Barcelona, Xavier, William, Wendy, Martine and Isabelle reunite.
Style: realistic, witty, clever, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, friendship, model, birthday, sex, wedding, ballet, cross dressing, romance, thirtysomething life, friends, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, france, europe, st. petersburg russia, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Almost Normal (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gay man approaching a mid-life crisis is tired of being different because he is gay. He wants to be normal. Suddenly he is yanked back in time to when he was in high school. But this time, the world is gay and to be straight is considered deviant ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: high school, midlife crisis, coming out, school, time travel, anniversary, homosexuality, gay, gays and lesbians, coming of age, sport team, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Republic of Love (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A thrice-divorced radio DJ meets the woman of his dreams but can he convince her of the truth of his feelings? An exploration of love, adapted from the novel by Pulitzer prize winning author Carol Shields.
Style: touching, sentimental, gloomy, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: radio show, true love, love and romance, suburban life, romance, suburbs, looking for love, couples, love affair, elderly, breakup, tragic love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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