Movies like Portrait of a White Marriage

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Portrait of a White Marriage (1988)
 5.6
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Portrait of a White Marriage (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Funny satire of middle America and talk shows, featuring cast members of "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman" and 2/3 of Spinal Tap!
Plot: small town, talk show, wedding, cheating wife, unrequited love, seduction, restaurant, unfaithful husband, happy ending, midlife crisis, mayor, misunderstanding, identity crisis, jealous husband, husband wife relationship, motel room, extramarital affair, reconciliation, traveling salesman, reverend, lesbian couple, talk show host, jealous wife, marital crisis, parade
Place: ohio

Most similar movies to Portrait of a White Marriage

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and light films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, small town, wedding, family relations and happy ending mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Portrait of a White Marriage: Runaway Bride (1999), Date Movie (2006), The Christmas Pageant (2011), Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010), Those Lips, Those Eyes (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 92K
Runaway Bride (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ike Graham, New York columnist, writes his text always at the last minute. This time, a drunken man in his favourite bar tells Ike about Maggie Carpenter, a woman who always flees from her grooms in the last possible moment. Ike, who does not have ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, light, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: small town, wedding, unlikely couple, canceled wedding, battle of the sexes, love and romance, runaway bride, fiance fiancee relationship, journalist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, newspaper article ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, maryland, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 2.8
 57K
Date Movie (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Spoof of romantic comedies which focuses on a man (Campbell), his crush (Hannigan), his parents (Coolidge, Willard), and her father (Griffin).
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: parody, farce, looking for love, cinderella story, nothing goes right, wedding, youth, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, family life, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Christmas Pageant (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Vera Parks (Melissa Gilbert), an overly intense and demanding Broadway director, gets fired from yet another job, leaving her no choice but to take a gig directing a small town Christmas pageant in upstate New York. Stunned at how basic the ...
Plot: director, small town, christmas, broadway, second chance, theatre director, masquerade, holiday season, holiday, christmas movie, competition, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A skeptical journalist is assigned to chronicle the 50th anniversary of Kris Kringle, a Santa Claus in the town of Mistletoe. As her involvement in the town grows, she begins to open up to the enchantment of Christmas and some other wonders of the ...
Style: light, sincere, feel good, captivating, entertaining
Plot: christmas, journalist, christmas eve, magazine editor, assignment, single woman, happy ending, santa claus, blog, female protagonist, small town, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Those Lips, Those Eyes (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A small-town star helps a young apprentice land the girl of his dreams.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, coming of age, small town life, innocence lost, reincarnation, profanity, wizards and magicians, desire for fame, youth, twins, love and romance, ambition ...
Time: 50s, year 1951
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 15K
10 (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A Hollywood songwriter goes through a mid-life crisis and becomes infatuated with a sexy blonde newlywed.
Style: sexy, humorous, sentimental, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: midlife crisis, honeymoon, romance, obsession, love affair, voyeurism, wedding, single parent, songwriter, beach, self discovery, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Return to Mayberry (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After being away for awhile, Andy Taylor returns home to Mayberry to visit Opie, now an expectant father. While there he ends up helping Barney Fife mount a campaign for sheriff.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: reunion, small town, small town life, americana, homecoming, golden years, friends, family relations, social relations, wedding ring, camera, binoculars ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.1
 22K
HouseSitter (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After building his dream house, architect Newton Davis proposes marriage to his girlfriend, only to be summarily rejected. He seeks solace in a one-night stand with a waitress, never imagining that a woman he slept with once would end up posing as ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: lie, small town, romance, couple relations, opposites attract, screwball, unlikely couple, disorder, cons and scams, social relations, hidden identity, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.6
 18
The Cocottes (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small village lies peacefully nestled in the hills beneath the Provence sun... until the arrival of an odd group of vacationers. Who are these gorgeous young women from the big city strolling on the village square under the watchful eye of a ...
Plot: rifle, priest, mayor, prostitute, small town, morality, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.6
 13K
Alice (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Alice Tate, mother of two, with a marriage of 16 years, finds herself falling for the handsome sax player, Joe. Stricken with a backache, she consults Dr. Yang, an oriental herbalist who realizes that her problems are not related to her back, but in ...
Style: humorous, contemplative, semi serious, touching, feel good ...
Plot: self discovery, infidelity, midlife crisis, invisibility, hypnosis, identity crisis, chinatown, urban, couple relations, introspection, stock broker, cure ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.5
 413
The Treat (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The lives of four strange prostitutes will change forever when they go to the Mayor's birthday party.
Style: offbeat, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: burlesque, romance, farce, small town, drugs/alcohol, rally, prostitute, betrayal, lifestyle, dishonesty, love and romance, politics ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Big Stone Gap (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A story centered around a transitional point in the life of Ave Maria Mulligan, the heart of her community in the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good
Plot: female protagonist, wedding, small town, family home, job offer, lawyer, marriage proposal, family relations, couples, love and romance, female director, theatre director ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 21K
New in Town (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lucy Hill is an ambitious up-and-coming executive living in Miami. She loves her shoes, she loves her cars and she loves climbing the corporate ladder. When she is offered a temporary assignment – in the middle of nowhere – to restructure a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, light, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: small town, fish out of water, love and romance, opposites attract, misfit, factory worker, lifestyle, fall in love, moral dilemma, social relations, vegetarian, business executive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, miami, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Enchanted by the many female characters who surround him, Amin, a young screenwriter returning home for the holidays, pursues his philosophical quest while gathering inspiration for his screenplays. But when it comes to love, only destiny, only ...
Style: light, captivating, disturbing, humorous
Plot: love, coming of age, summer vacation, restaurant, seduction, beach, group of friends, sex scene, photographer, taking a photograph, small town, muslim ...
Time: year 1994, 1990s, 90s
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 322
Zack and Reba (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: True love that survived the mourning after.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: wedding, bittersweet, couples, social relations, small town life, small town, twentysomething life, looking for love, clergy, dealing with death, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 4K
Cousins (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, wedding, family relations, romance, fall in love, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, dysfunctional family, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Martin Lawrence leads an all-star cast, including Cedric the Entertainer, Mo'Nique, and Mike Epps, in the hit comedy "Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins." When a celebrated TV show host (Lawrence) returns to his hometown in the South, his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: family relations, homecoming, black american, siblings relations, parents and children, introspection, couples, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, african american, brother sister relationship, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The continuing adventures of the Portokalos family. A follow-up to the 2002 comedy, "My Big Fat Greek Wedding."
Style: sweet, disturbing, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: wedding, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, family bonds, wedding preparations and rituals, love affair, escapades, family relations, happy ending, couples, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, paris france, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 15K
Wedding Daze (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After losing the woman of his dreams, Anderson is convinced he'll never fall in love again. But at the urging of his best friend, he spontaneously proposes to a dissatisfied waitress named Katie and an innocent dare evolves into the kind of ...
Style: touching, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, fall in love, couple relations, proposal, couples, hopes, love and romance, eccentric family, romance, arrest, marriage proposal, jail ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Baptists at Our Barbecue (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: "Baptists at Our Barbecue" is the comedic story of the small town of Longwinded, USA, a divided, feuding town of 262 Mormons and 262 Baptists. It's also a love story, about one man who will try anything to end the ridiculous feud, ...
Style: semi serious, thought provoking, humorous, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: small town, feud, love and romance, love affair, culture clash, americana, family relations, church, religions or cults, couples, romance, adoption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 63
Mink Coat (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A story of a mink coat passing from one owner to another binding their fates.
Plot: jealousy, husband wife relationship, adultery, falling in love, bitch, corruption, business, lie, mink coat, extramarital affair, businessman, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Betsy's Wedding (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Offbeat fashion student Betsy Hopper and her straight-laced investment-banker fiancé, Dylan Walsh, just want an intimate little wedding reception, but Betsy's father, Eddie, a Long Island construction contractor, feels so threatened by ...
Style: feel good, humorous, talky, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, dysfunctional family, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, romance, parents and children, construction worker, gangsters, father daughter relationship, family drama, stereotypes ...
Time: 80s
Place: long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 119K
Hall Pass (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When best buds Rick and Fred begin to show signs of restlessness at home, their wives take a bold approach to revitalize their marriages: they grant the guys a "hall pass", one week of freedom to do whatever they want. At first, it seems ...
Style: humorous, funny, not serious, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: looking for sex, friends, marital problem, adultery, midlife crisis, couple relations, masturbation, infidelity, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), male objectification, wife husband relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, massachusetts, united states, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Blame It on Rio (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Matthew Hollis is man on holiday in Rio with his best friend. Both men have teenage daughters with them. When Matthew falls for his best friend's amorous daughter named Jennifer, they embark on a secret, if slightly one-sided relationship. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, suspense, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, underage sex, older man younger woman, seduction, parents and children, family relations, best friends, fall in love, infidelity, farce, older man young girl relationship, older man younger woman sex ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Welcome to Mooseport (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A US president (Gene Hackman) who has retired after two terms in office returns to his hometown of Mooseport, Maine and decides to run for Mayor against another local candidate (Ray Romano).
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, romantic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: small town, politics, romance, couples, love triangle, love and romance, state affairs, americana, contests and competitions, rivalry, underdog, campaign ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
3 Guys, 1 Girl, 2 Weddings (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Romance meets farce against the backdrop of a quiet campaign to legalize gay marriage. Laurent loves his roommate Dan, who's straight and a playboy. Laurent can't bring himself to tell Dan, but is content to share a flat and to party with ...
Plot: wedding, gay, romance, wedding reception, wedding dress, roommate, radio talk show, love triangle, unrequited love, womanizer, gay interest, lesbian interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Christmas Wedding Date (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being fired, Rebecca hours back to her old home town to attend her friends wedding on Christmas Eve and visit her mother. But when she tries to return home she finds she must relive Christmas Eve over and over until she gets it right.
Style: feel good, light, sweet, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: wedding, time loop, deja vu, homecoming, christmas, family relations, one more chance, looking for love, scolding, infidelity, relationships, male female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Christmas Reunion (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Madison Avenue executive, Amy, discovers an unusual Christmas surprise when she inherits her Aunt’s hometown bakery. The real surprise comes when she learns the other half of the bakery was left to her long-ago boyfriend, Jack. Unresolved ...
Plot: bakery, christmas, towel, boy, last wish, childhood friend, ex soldier, gift, chores, ritual, theft, competition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 447
16 to Life (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Romantic comedy. A small town teenager's angst about sexual inexperience drives a comic quest for love and understanding on a birthday to end all birthdays.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: farce, affection, looking for love, teenage life, matchmaking, couples, love and romance, youth, small town, singleness, self discovery, teen angst ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, china, midwest, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Second Honeymoon (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A couple, secretly on the verge of announcing plans to divorce, reluctantly depart for a second honeymoon after their family surprises them with a tropical trip as a gift for their 20th wedding anniversary.
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, semi serious
Plot: stranded, stranded on an island, troubled marriage, reconciliation, vacation, island, husband wife relationship, family gatherings, family relations, tropical island, wild boar
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%