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The Matchbreaker
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an idealistic romantic gets fired from his day job, he is offered a "one-time gig" to break up a girl's relationship for her disapproving parents. This "one-time" gig spreads through word-of-mouth and he ends up becoming a professional match-breaker. However, he ends up falling for one of his clients and must figure out how to balance his secret job with his love-life.
Plot: iguana, domineering mother, landlord, breakup, brother sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jazz, deception, singer, mother son relationship
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A Silent Agreement
Drama, Romance
Australia
134 min.
 8.6
Arrested Development
Comedy
USA
22 min.
 8.9
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and feel good films with plots about boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, singer, friendship, romance, love and romance and couples mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Matchbreaker: Suburban Girl (2007), Table 19 (2017), Soulmate (2006), Cola, Candy, Chocolate (1979), Sparkle (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Suburban Girl
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: Publishing assistant Brett Eisenberg wants to be a big-time editor. However, she lacks self-confidence, a problem that isn't helped by her new, overbearing boss. Brett soon enters into a relationship with Archie, an older man who has plenty of ...
Style: semi serious, clever, talky, realistic, humorous ...
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Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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Table 19
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.
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Soulmate
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Dong-wook, a playboy who no one can even dare to follow.“My boyfriend of 5 years!! He is definitely my soulmate!!”Soo-kyung, a girl who only looks at one man like a sunflower; a perfect, pure hearted character.Two people who have never seen each ...
Plot: romance, love, stalking, coworker relationship, breakup, destiny, first love, soul mate, female friendship, brother sister relationship, bar, restaurant ...
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System:   88%
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Cola, Candy, Chocolate
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Story: After a nasty argument with her boyfriend Carl, young Gaby spontaneously accepts her girlfriend invitation to join her on a vacation to Manila. Her plans to forget about Carl succeed very rapidly as she meets Dr. Andreas Witzig, a young scholar who ...
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    User:   82%
 
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Sparkle
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Story: Liverpool chancer Sam moves to London with his aspiring chanteuse mum and begins an affair with a PR boss. But problems arise when he falls for her estranged daughter, too.
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Audience: date night
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
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Sunday in New York
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Eileen is 22 and is smarting from her breakup with Russ. She comes to New York to visit her brother, Adam, who is an airline pilot. Eileen confides to her brother that she thinks she may be the only 22 year old virgin left in the world. Adam assures ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, jazz, city life, romance, urban, battle of the sexes, bus, looking for sex, singleness, wooing, twentysomething life, virgin ...
Time: 60s
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    User:   72%
 
 5.8
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Get Over It
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Berke Landers, a popular high school basketball star, gets dumped by his life-long girlfriend, Allison, he soon begins to lose it. But with the help of his best friend Felix's sister Kelly, he follows his ex into the school's spring ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, romance, teenager, love triangle, teenagers, teenage love, high school life, teenage life, love and romance, youth, stereotypes, shakespeare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   80%
 
 6.9
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Western
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Catalonian Paco is a traveling rep for a shoe manufacturer. When he stops to pick up Russian emigree hitchhiker Nino, Paco soon finds himself on the side of the road with everything stolen out from under him. Local gift shop owner Marinette gives ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, buddies, romance, opposites attract, countryside, self discovery, friendship, couple relations, culture clash, fall in love, fish out of water, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, galicia
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System:   67%
    User:   54%
 
 2.9
 8K
Cool as Ice
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Johnny, a freewheeling, motorcycle-riding musician, rolls into a small town with his band, and meets Kathy, an honor student who catches his eye. Meanwhile, Kathy's father, after being in the Witness Protection Program, is finally found by the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, ridiculous, awful ...
Plot: hip hop, small town, romance, music, motorcycle, gang, dancing, opposites attract, rebelliousness, lame, pornography, alternate reality ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   65%
 
 5.9
 6K
About Adam
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A waitress falls for a handsome customer who seduces her, her two sisters, her brother, and her brother's girlfriend.
Style: sexy, witty, clever, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, romance, sex, betrayal, marriage, irish, sisters, wedding, fall in love, relationships, pornography, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, europe, london
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    User:   57%
 
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, sweet, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night, teen comedy
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Ira & Abby
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
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Story: A neurotic, young psychology student, with low self-esteem, has a chance encounter with a free-spirited, extremely gregarious woman who works at the Paris Health Club in New York City, and who suggests that they immediately get married to see how it ...
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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View from the Top
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A small-town woman tries to achieve her goal of becoming a flight attendant.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, small town, mentor, destiny, follow your dream, stewardess, airplane, workplace situations, ambition, dreams, happy ending, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, california, san francisco, las vegas, nevada ...
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    User:   61%
 
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All or Nothing
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The lives of three best friends - Linda, Vanda and Edo - get all tangled by four attractive men.
Plot: female protagonist, crying, hand kissing, christmas tree, christmas, crying man, mother daughter relationship, telephone call, photograph, secretary, birthday cake, gift ...
Place: prague, prague czech republic
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A Silent Agreement
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Reuben, a sensitive writer, grapples with a speech impediment as his boyfriend, Derek, a profoundly deaf Human Rights activist, provides strategies to restore his confidence and communication skills. When Reuben approaches an over-the-hill film ...
Style: intellectual
Plot: helplessness, femininity, troubled past, apathy, cerebral palsy, conflict, middle aged, mobile phone, opening a door, lying on bed, sexual fantasy, document ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
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System:   58%
    User:   66%
 
Rendezvous in Paris
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three stories of love and coincidence around the theme of dates in Paris.
Style: talky, clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, swedish, nothing goes right, relationships, art, city life, hotel, friendship, british, love, young lovers, new wave ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, tokyo, paris france, geneva switzerland ...
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    User:   61%
 
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Three Friends
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Directed by Memduh Ün.
Plot: boy, friendship, crying, friendship between men, singer, fortune teller, hospital, photographer, doctor, taking a photograph, nurse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: istanbul turkey
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System:   52%
    User:   62%
 
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Sordid Lives
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: "Sordid Lives" is about a family in a small Texas town preparing for the funeral of the mother. Among the characters are the grandson trying to find his identity in West Hollywood, the son who has spent the past twenty-three years dressed ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, dysfunctional family, adultery, male nudity, death, family life, drinking, storytelling, lesbian, cancer, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa, los angeles, california, southern usa ...
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System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
 6.8
 14K
Their Finest
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During the Blitz of World War II, a female screenwriter (Gemma Arterton) works on a film celebrating England's resilience as a way to buoy a weary populace's spirits. Her efforts to dramatise the true story of two sisters (Lily Knight and ...
Style: propaganda film
Plot: filmmaking, war propaganda, cinema, actor, sexism, workplace romance, film making, accident, dog, artist, world war two, agent ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, 20th century
Place: britain, america, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
 4.4
 651
Telling You
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two college graduates who find themselves stuck behind the counter of a pizza parlor while their friends move on struggle to find a new direction for their lives.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: college, twentysomething life, youth, romance, friends, friendship, down on your luck, workplace situations, love and romance, partners, couples, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: south pole
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    User:   50%
 
All About Christmas Eve
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: 'Tis the Season for Evelyn Wright...literally, she is a party planner in NYC. At the last minute Eve finds out that one of her agency's top clients is throwing a HUGE Christmas event, in LA, on Christmas Eve! Eve must decide whether to ...
Plot: career change, alternate reality, alternate timeline, miniature golf, mistletoe, career, airplane trip, cheating boyfriend, christmas eve, christmas season, caught having sex, breakup ...
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System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
 6.1
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Leap of Faith
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jonas Nightengale is a fraudulent Christian faith healer who makes a living travelling around America holding revival meetings and conducting 'miracles' with the help of his friend and manager, Jane, and their entourage. One of their ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, dramatic ...
Plot: small town, redemption, cons and scams, con artists, religion, bus, dishonesty, con men, hopes, romance, mentor, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: kansas, usa, texas
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System:   44%
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The Private Lives of Pippa Lee
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, semi serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: marriage, mental illness, depression, runaway, dysfunctional family, starting over, friendship, suicide attempt, relationships, guilt, adoption, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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System:   43%
    User:   36%
 
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mike and Dave are young, adventurous, fun-loving brothers who tend to get out of control at family gatherings. When their sister Jeanie reveals her Hawaiian wedding plans, the rest of the Stangles insist that the brothers bring respectable dates. ...
Style: funny, absurd, ridiculous, idiotic, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wedding, dumb, stupidity, parody, foul language, pornography, chase, drinking, brothers, catastrophe, sisters, stereotypes ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   47%
 
This Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This year Christmas with the Whitfields promises to be one they will never forget. All the siblings have come home for the first time in years and they've brought plenty of baggage with them. As the Christmas tree is trimmed and the lights are ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: human nature, parents and children, urban ghetto, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, family gatherings, estrangement, family life, couples, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   40%
 
 3.9
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Woo
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Gorgeous and extraverted Woo meets insecure and straight-laced law clerk Tim at a blind date.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, romance, friendship, battle of the sexes, male nudity, stereotypes, opposites attract, urban, restaurant, looking for love, dialogue, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   41%
    User:   37%
 

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Love in the Time of Money
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York serves as a backdrop for a cast of characters in search of love, lust or lucre including a woman who makes awkward moves on the man renovating her SoHo loft, an embezzler, a sleazy artist and a phone psychic.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, humorous, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: city life, urban, romance, unlikely couple, battle zone, crumbling marriage, destructive relationship, infidelity, impossible love, artist, looking for love, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   41%
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Monkeys, Go Home!
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Henry Dussard, a young American, inherits a picturesque but badly neglected olive farm in southern France and is determined to make it operational again despite cautionary advice from the local priest and a pretty villager. Desperate for laborers, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: farm, village life, family, nothing goes right, village, clergy, down on your luck, animal life, social relations, chimpanzee, olive, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, south of france, southern france
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System:   40%
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