Movies like Fancy Dancing

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Fancy Dancing (2002)
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Fancy Dancing (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A composer finds love with a co-worker after taking a job at his uncle's advertising agency.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, captivating, emotional, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: starting over, lifestyle, going straight, romance, womanizer, ambition, infidelity, hopes, couples, custody, parents and children, visitation rights, ex wife, family relations, performer's life, love and romance, alcohol abuse, artists and showbiz, babies and infants, musician's life, thirtysomething life, love, dancing, musician, hotel ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century

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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 love and romance, romance, lifestyle, couples, hopes, artists and showbiz and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Musical and Romance genres. Some movies like Fancy Dancing: Goddess (2013), Bye Bye Birdie (1995), A Nanny for Christmas (2010), I'll Be There (2003), Very Annie Mary (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Goddess (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Elspeth Dickens dreams of finding her "voice" despite being stuck in an isolated farmhouse with her twin toddlers. A web-cam becomes her pathway to fame and fortune, but at a price.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: follow your dream, lifestyle, ambition, musician's life, showbiz, rising to stardom, romance, hopes, singing, artists and showbiz, parents and children, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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95%
 5.9
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Bye Bye Birdie (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Rock-and-roll icon Conrad Birdie is about to go into the Army, and plans are being made to arrange his final going-away concert.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couples, friends, musician's life, contests and competitions, lifestyle, performer's life, love and romance, romance, ambition, artists and showbiz, rock, teenage life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
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73%
A Nanny for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ally (Emmanuelle Vaugier) is a smart young career woman who needs a new job. Samantha (Cynthia Gibb) is a busy Beverly Hills advertising executive/mom whose too-well-mannered kids need some fun in their lives. And Danny Donner (Dean Cain) is the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, nanny, christmas, comedy of errors, workplace, fall in love, lifestyle, parents and children, disorder, dishonesty, couples, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Writer-director Randall Miller's heart-achingly sweet drama centers on the unsatisfying personal life of protagonist Frank Keane (Robert Carlyle), a sensitive baker who remains deeply despondent over his late wife's untimely death. When ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dancer's life, starting over, couples, love and romance, romance, parents and children, dance school, couple relations, reunion, school, death in the family, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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I'll Be There (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A comedy about a has-been rock star (Craig Ferguson) that discovers he has a teenage daughter (Charlotte Church), from a long forgotten love affair.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, estrangement, parents and children, family problems, rock star, alcohol abuse, musician, midlife crisis, musician's life, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenage daughter ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Very Annie Mary (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in the fictional village of "Ogw" in the valleys of south-east Wales. After her father Jack suffers a stroke Annie Mary Pugh is forced to take care of him but uses the circumstances to emancipate herself and find the courage to sing ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: self discovery, parents and children, nothing goes right, hopes, love and romance, romance, family relations, unfulfilled love, village life, small town, small town life, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The American Mall (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The executive producers of High School Musical keep the good times rolling with this upbeat musical comedy set in the one place every American teenager's home away from home - the local shopping mall. Ally (Nina Dobrev) is an optimistic ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ambition, rise to the top, save the day, love and romance, youth, musician's life, teenage love, lifestyle, shopping mall, shopping, teenage life, optimism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Silence... We're Rolling (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France, Egypt
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A rollicking paean to the Hollywood and Bollywood musicals of yesteryear.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: family relations, film within a film, love affair, lifestyle, musician's life, romance, love and romance, actor's life, couples, comedy of errors, wooing, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, egypt, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Crazy Eyes (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Zack (Haas) is a young, divorced father who starts to develop romantic feelings towards his friend Rebecca (Zima), whom he refers to as "Crazy Eyes". He spends a lot of time at a bar run by his best friend Dan Drake (Busey) and hanging out ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, womanizer, wooing, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, nightlife, lifestyle, single parent, family relations, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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47%
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Lola Versus (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just three weeks before her wedding, Lola (Greta Gerwig) finds herself suddenly without a partner when her longtime fiance, Luke (Joel Kinnaman), dumps her. With her 30th birthday looming and being forced to re-enter the New York City dating scene, ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: singleness, breakup, couples, romance, best friends, starting over, life turned upside down, disorder, hopes, lifestyle, introspection, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Blue Hawaii (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Chad Gates has just gotten out of the Army, and is happy to be back in Hawaii with his surf-board, his beach buddies, and his girlfriend.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: surfing, tour guide, family business, love and romance, fall in love, parents and children, partners, starting over, dancing, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, future, 1960s, 80s
Place: hawaii, usa, honolulu hawaii, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Taking Chances (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When he discovers that an Indian casino is about to be built over the town's historic battlefield, Chase Revere, the self-appointed protector of a small town's rather meager place in American history, joins forces with sexy but dangerous ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, lifestyle, partners, fall in love, unlikely couple, hopes, small town, romance, small town life, unlikely partners, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Swing (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Anthony is caught between dreams of being a musician and pleasing his father and fiance. Encouraged by his great uncle, Anthony finds inspiration from a mysterious older woman in an other worldly night club, who teaches him to find happiness through ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, stylized, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, couples, ambition, lifestyle, self discovery, fall in love, destiny, prodigy, musician's life, romance, follow your dream, nightclub ...
Time: future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Recipe for a Perfect Christmas (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The holiday season is turned upside down for a neophyte food critic JJ (Pope) when her uninhibited mother (Baranski) shows up unannounced. In an attempt to occupy her mom's time, JJ works out a deal with a young chef (Cannavale) that stirs up ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, lifestyle, workplace situations, cooking and food, uninvited guest, relationships, restaurant, fall in love, workplace, family relations, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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43%
At Long Last Love (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Four socialites unexpectedly clash: heiress Brooke Carter runs into gambler Johnny Spanish at the race track while playboy Michael O. Pritchard nearly runs into stage star Kitty O'Kelly with his car. Backstage at Kitty's show, it turns out ...
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gambling, fall in love, singer, couples, show tunes, lifestyle, performer's life, romance, love and romance, master and servant, artists and showbiz, maid ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
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38%
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Weather Girl (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After learning her boyfriend (Harmon) cheated on her with his co-host (Olson), a Seattle morning show weather girl (O’Kelley) freaks out on-air and is fired. Forced to move in with her little brother (Devlin) and deal with his best friend (Adams), ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: weatherman, self discovery, romance, couples, ambition, family relations, grownups, identity crisis, infidelity, down on your luck, urban, nothing to lose ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Beach Ball (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Edd Byrnes tries to get an ethnic-music-studies grant to buy instruments for his rock and roll group.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: beach, beach party, music, musician's life, relationship vs career, rock, college, cons and scams, mistaken identity, siblings relations, friends, disorder ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Wild About Harry (2000)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sleazy chef is forced to face the truth about the man he has become and realizes that he has the chance to begin again.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: memory loss, love and romance, starting over, couple relations, hopes, romance, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, couples, homosexuality, television, amnesia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ireland, northern ireland
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37%
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Twice Upon a Time (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK, Romania
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thirty years ago they were lovers. Their affair fascinated a nation. Louis was a director and Alice was his muse. Then came the breakup It too, was public and painful. They have not met since. But Alice, who has established herself as a first lady ...
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: screwball, lifestyle, introspection, aging, romance, couples, hopes, unfulfillment, showbiz, actor's life, artists and showbiz, lovers reunited ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lifestyle, starting over, looking for love, introspection, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, hopes, romance, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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37%
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Leading Ladies (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A zany comedy about two sisters, their gay best friend, and their overzealous stage mom.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: coming out, family relations, eccentric family, gender, parents and children, couples, fall in love, ambition, contests and competitions, dancer's life, sister sister relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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37%
Love in the Buff (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When old flames reunite, will it be second time's the charm or a case of once bitten twice shy? Jimmy and Cherie, two ex-lovers from Hong Kong, cross paths in Beijing and can't seem to forget each other, despite being involved with someone ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, starting over, couples, hopes, relationship vs career, friendship, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Breakdance Kid (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1984, loser pizza guy Whitey Johnson is run over by a semi truck on live television, making him a local hero. The world watches as Whitey vows to not only walk again but to win his town's breakdance competition. Whitey struggles to conquer ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, lifestyle, ambition, dancer's life, follow your dream, youth, romance, love and romance, rivalry, contests and competitions, hopes, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
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35%
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Playing Mona Lisa (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young pianist is looking for love in all the wrong places once her fiancee drops her. Maybe her flame will be rekindled both for the piano and a new love?
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, fall in love, nothing goes right, opposites attract, relationship vs career, teenage love, lifestyle, contests and competitions, love and romance, supportive spouse, musician's life, pianist ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Already Famous (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Singapore
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A light hearted comedy about a girl from a small town in Malaysia who dreams of becoming a star in neighboring Singapore...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: tv show, desire for fame, follow your dream, ambition, fall in love, showbiz, celebrity culture, love and romance, lifestyle, hopes, media, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: singapore, malaysia, asia
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34%
The Music Man (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Contemporary rethinking of the legendary Broadway musical and 1962 film, updated to reflect a few early twenty-first-century sensibilities: A masterful con artist tries to bilk a staid Midwestern community, with unexpected results.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night, pre-teens
Plot: small town, lifestyle, opposites attract, fall in love, couples, americana, racism, love and romance, society, romance, artists and showbiz, show tunes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
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Mind the Gap (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Five seemingly unrelated people decide to take huge risks in their personal lives in an effort to find happiness.
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: starting over, human nature, lifestyle, family relations, romance, golden years, city life, couples, introspection, breakup, bittersweet, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
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Bent (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bent is an American romantic comedy television series that ran on NBC from March 21 to April 4, 2012. The series was created by Tad Quill and stars Amanda Peet as a recently divorced lawyer and David Walton as the irresponsible general contractor ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: opposites attract, romance, single parent, starting over, hopes, couples, family relations, parents and children, single mother, womanizer, strong female presence, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Fourplay (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with the fleeting attractions between men and women. When American Ben arrives in London to become a writer on a well-known sitcom, he never dreamed that he would end up in a complex love quadrangle. Sitcom star Carly is ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, friends, romance, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, love triangle, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, love affair, couple relations ...
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Summer Holiday (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 1960s musical showcasing Cliff Richard. Four bus mechanics working for London Transport strike up a deal with the company: they do up a one of the company's legendary red double decker buses and take it to southern Europe as a mobile hotel. If ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, offbeat, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, bus, road trip, fall in love, rock, celebrity culture, physical appearance, office, down on your luck, on the road, gender bending, friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, greece, france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%