Movies like Portrait of a White Marriage

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Portrait of a White Marriage (1988)
 5.5
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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

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Most similar movies to Portrait of a White Marriage

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and light films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, small town, wedding, happy ending and family relations mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Portrait of a White Marriage: Runaway Bride (1999), Alice (1990), Date Movie (2006), That Old Feeling (1997), Farewell Mr. Kringle (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 94K
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, humorous, sentimental, light, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: small town, wedding, unlikely couple, fiance fiancee relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, canceled wedding, love and romance, battle of the sexes, runaway bride, journalist, ex husband ex wife relationship, newspaper article ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, maryland, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 14K
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: sentimental, touching, melancholic, unusual plot structure, thought provoking ...
Plot: identity crisis, hypnosis, infidelity, self discovery, midlife crisis, couple relations, introspection, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, estrangement, escape from reality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 2.8
 58K
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: parody, humorous, realistic, not serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: farce, looking for love, nothing goes right, wedding, fall in love, family life, unlikely couple, friends, disorder, couples, love and romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
That Old Feeling (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A bride's divorced parents find their old feelings for each other during the wedding reception and over the course of the next few days upsetting the newlywed's honeymoon.
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, light, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, love affair, ex husband ex wife relationship, lovers reunited, couple relations, family relations, artists and showbiz, love and romance, marital reconciliation, infidelity, unfaithful husband, cheating wife ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: sincere, light, feel good, captivating, entertaining
Plot: christmas, journalist, christmas eve, magazine editor, assignment, small town, female protagonist, blog, happy ending, single woman, santa claus, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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, voyeurism, love affair, wedding, single parent, songwriter, beach, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: humorous, sentimental, offbeat, witty, touching ...
Plot: small town, coming of age, small town life, innocence lost, reincarnation, desire for fame, love and romance, artists and showbiz, actor's life, mentally unstable, mentally challenged, twins ...
Time: 50s, year 1951
Place: ohio, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.1
 23K
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, opposites attract, screwball, unlikely couple, disorder, cons and scams, social relations, hidden identity, couple relations, embarrassment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: reunion, small town, small town life, homecoming, americana, friends, family relations, social relations, golden years, rival, posing for a photograph, revolver ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Every Christmas Has a Story (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A TV personality has an on-air snafu and admits she hates Christmas. Following the debacle, she is invited to the Most Christmas-y town in America to try and repair her image. Forced to work with her ex-boyfriend Jack, the show’s producer, the ...
Style: romantic, funny, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, stereotypes, love and romance, artists and showbiz, fall in love, transformation, happy ending, small town, holiday
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, small town, priest, prostitute, mayor, morality, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Naughty and Nice (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cynical radio host is banished to Nebraska, where he has an on-air spat with a hopeless romantic. Soon, their antagonistic relationship sparks the interest of the whole town.
Plot: small town, christmas, radio announcer, punishment, dying during sex, psychotherapist, bed, jealousy, scolding, chores, gift, party ...
Time: 2010s
Place: nebraska, colorado, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When a New England Christmas decorating competition searches for the town with the most Christmas spirit, the Mayors of East and West Riverton go all out to get their towns to the top of the holiday heap.
Style: funny, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, mayor, christmas eve, competition, holiday, opposites attract, perseverance, christmas decoration, contest, contests and competitions, male female relationship, love and romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.4
 417
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, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: burlesque, prostitute, dishonesty, love and romance, sexual content, couples, lifestyle, romance, politics, betrayal, small town, farce ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: captivating, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: female protagonist, wedding, family home, lawyer, job offer, marriage proposal, small town, family relations, love and romance, couples, female director, makeover ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, appalachia
⇓ 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: humorous, captivating, disturbing, light
Plot: coming of age, love, summer vacation, seduction, photographer, group of friends, beach, restaurant, taking a photograph, sex scene, small town, bisexual girl ...
Time: year 1994, 1990s, 90s
Place: south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 328
Zack and Reba (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: True love that survived the mourning after.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: small town life, small town, twentysomething life, looking for love, wedding, bittersweet, social relations, couples, tragic hero, dealing with death, romance, clergy ...
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, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, dysfunctional family, male female relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.6
 15K
Wedding Daze (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, couple relations, fall in love, proposal, hopes, couples, eccentric family, love and romance, romance, arrest, marriage proposal, jail ...
Time: contemporary
Place: atlantic city, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 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: homecoming, family relations, black american, siblings relations, parents and children, introspection, couples, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, african american, brother brother relationship, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
44%
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, family relations, escapades, happy ending, love, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, chicago illinois, usa, paris france, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 22K
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, fall in love, factory worker, opposites attract, moral dilemma, social relations, businessman, labor union, love, labor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: minnesota, usa, miami, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, adoption, americana, church, family relations, religions or cults, couples, romance, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 ...
Style: feel good, light, romantic, touching
Plot: small town, christmas, second chance, christmas movie, holiday, broadway, director, lifestyle, love and romance, friendship, power of love, social differences ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 62
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: extramarital affair, corruption, jealousy, business, bitch, mink coat, falling in love, lie, adultery, husband wife relationship, businessman, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 121K
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, visually appealing, light ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: looking for sex, friends, adultery, marital problem, midlife crisis, masturbation, infidelity, lifestyle, couple relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), male objectification, wife husband relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, massachusetts, atlanta georgia, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, older man young girl relationship, parents and children, family relations, best friends, fall in love, infidelity, farce, older man younger woman sex ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, lesbian, love triangle, bisexual, wedding dress, parade, lesbian interest, gay interest, gay club ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New York fashion designer Melanie Carmichael suddenly finds herself engaged to the city's most eligible bachelor. But Melanie's past holds many secrets, including Jake, the redneck husband she married in high school, who refuses to divorce ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, romantic, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: homecoming, love and romance, fashion, marriage proposal, fashion designer, couples, love triangle, lovers reunited, small town, career woman, old love, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alabama, new york, usa, southern usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%