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Stubborn (2015)
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Stubborn (2015)
Original name: Une histoire américaine
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: For the sake of love, Vincent has followed Barbara to New York. But she wants nothing more to do with him. Obsessed with the idea of winning her back, he decides to see things through to the bitter end...
Style: sincere, realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, gloomy
Plot: obsession, losing-it hero, unfulfilled love, love and romance, obsessive quest, city life, wooing, romance, unfulfillment, sexual content, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, love, breakup, urban, subway, break up, horse race, ring, fish, blood, bar, cigarette smoking, ex girlfriend, scam, ferry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and captivating films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, city life, wooing, lifestyle and urban mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Stubborn: A NY Thing (2009), This Is Not a Film (2003), The Republic of Two (2013), 100% Love (2011), X's & O's (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A NY Thing (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Masquerading as another man, Antoine flies to New York for a three-day stay and promptly falls in love with Alice, who's dating someone else. When that doesn't work out for him, Antoine turns to the city itself for inspiration.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, lifestyle, wooing, unfulfilled love, obsession, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, bittersweet, hidden identity, male female relationship, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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This Is Not a Film (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New Yorker Michael Connor attempts to find the woman who left him by making a film about her, hoping that someone (maybe you?) will recognize his ex and convince her to get back together with him. To help the viewer understand who he is and why his ...
Style: sentimental, talky, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: filmmaking, breakup, romance, couples, couple relations, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, obsession, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, artists and showbiz, urban, reenactment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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61%
The Republic of Two (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An honest examination of the funny, sexy, turbulent and beautiful high-stakes game of heterosexual cohabitation. Tim wants to be a doctor. Caroline doesn't quite know what she wants. They both know their love is real, but can that love endure a ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, twentysomething life, moving, neighbor, love interest, city life, love, friendship, temptation, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.0
 3K
100% Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Balu (Naga Chaitanya) is a brilliant student and always tops his class. Maha Lakshmi (Tamanna) is maradalu of Balu and she comes from village and stays in Balu’s house to do her graduation in the same college. Balu has the typical ego possessed by ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: ego clash, romance, fall in love, couples, prodigy, unfulfillment, village, college, obsession, intelligence, egotism, ego ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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X's & O's (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Relationship issues arise between a researcher with a theory to explain away all his failed dating experiments, a player who wants out of the game, a deejay whose head spins with thoughts of God, a hoodrat with no street cred, a poet ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, sexual ...
Plot: friendship, wooing, couples, romance, love and romance, womanizer, obsessive quest, laboratory, friend, poetry, babe scientist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Transatlantic Coffee (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story, 'Transatlantic Coffee' is a tale of boy meets girl, boy falls in love with girl ...only the boy is a 41 year old clown, the girl, a teenage stripper from London. Alex is battling bleak circumstances within his ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: stripper, tragic love, love affair, haunted by the past, unlikely couple, romance, urban, city life, 9/11, love and romance, unfulfillment, strip club ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
Place: new york, usa, london, atlantic ocean
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48%
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Turning 30!!! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Naina's story as she grapples with heartbreak, and a crisis in her advertising career in the face of her 30th birthday. And as she fights her anxiety and fears about being 30 years old, Naina realises there's a lot of growing up to be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, sincere, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, couples, city life, breakup, female protagonist, fired from the job, fall in love, career, society, rivalry, friendship, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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47%
 4.8
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Sam the Man (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Before he broke out with the J.D. Salinger-esque Tadpole in 2002, producer-turned-director Gary Winick filmed this little-seen relationship drama. Fisher Stevens stars as the title character, a writer with one novel under his belt who can't ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspense, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, looking for love, love and romance, couples, estrangement, breakup, lifestyle, romance, womanizer, dishonesty, bittersweet, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 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, talky, semi serious, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: starting over, human nature, lifestyle, family relations, romance, golden years, city life, couples, introspection, breakup, bittersweet, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Quarter Life Crisis (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Hindu, and a believer in Astrology, Neil Desai is a second-generation East Indian-American, who is 27 years of age, works for an ad company, and has been in a relationship for over 6 years with Angel Matthews, and lives with her in a small ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
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Double Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two sisters, no love lives. Both end up dating the same man, and inviting him to meet the family on December 17th. He doesn’t know there are two sisters or that he committed to two different dates on the same day.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: wedding, wooing, couples, twins, impossible love, true love, obsession, love triangle, looking for love, romance, survival, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 589
Lovesickness (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A three-part look at the ironies of love, with stories that involve a young boy, a hostage situation, and a divorced elderly couple caught in a love triangle.
Style: humorous, semi serious, emotional, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, true love, love triangle, obsession, couples, romance, unfulfillment, family problems, hostage, wedding, love, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 2K
All Relative (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Things couldn't be going better for Harry and Grace, a young New York City couple in love, until Grace's mother turns Harry's world upside down.
Style: tense, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Last International Playboy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, South Africa
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Engeyum Eppodhum (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
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Style: humorous, light, captivating, sincere, feel good ...
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40%
Luke and Brie Are on a First Date (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
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Our Sunhi (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Seasons Of Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: uplifting, semi serious, humorous, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Four-Faced Liar (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: feel good, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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37%
Hot Summer Days (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In "Hot Summer Days" a hot summer heat wave engulfs the Chinese territory, while the movie covers the lives of various characters during that time. There's chaffeur Wah who tries to woo foot masseur Li Yan via text messages, air ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, light ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Falling Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A nursing student forced to quit school for family reasons winds up taking a job as a doorman in an elite apartment building in New York City, where he sparks to one of his residents.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 4K
Ceremony (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Lost and Found (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: TV writer Ji-ho (Jin-hie Park) has been secretly in love with Min-woo (Ki-woo Lee) for the last 10 years. After a night of binge-drinking, she wakes up to face the worst day of her life. She wakes up to find that she has just gotten fired for low ...
Style: light, captivating, feel good, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: romance, memory loss, couples, hidden identity, disorder, love, wooing, fall in love, accident, rehabilitation, friendship, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After her boyfriend mysteriously leaves her with little explanation, a doctoral candidate in anthropology at a prestigious East Coast university Sara Quinn is left looking for answers as to what went wrong.
Style: sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: breakup, couple relations, obsession, human nature, obsessive quest, lifestyle, self discovery, couples, battle of the sexes, romance, womanizer, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
See Jane Date (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jane Grant has just received an invitation to her younger cousin's wedding, and it's engraved with two of the most dreaded words a perpetually available sing can encounter: "plus guest." Come wedding day, Jane had better deliver. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: looking for love, best friends, romance, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, wooing, singleness, wedding, thirtysomething life, high school, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A World Without Women (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 56 min.
Story: A little sea resort on the Picardie coast, the last week of august. When handing over the keys to a rented apartment, Sylvain makes the acquaintance of two beautiful women. This is a fabulous occasion for him to escape his routine, single life in ...
Style: touching, sincere, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: love and romance, bittersweet, physical appearance, looking for love, misfit, encounter, male female relationship, beach, kiss, seaside, mother daughter relationship, sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dating Games People Play (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Nick Jenkins finds himself back in the single scene as his relationship with his fiancee abruptly fall apart. With his roommate and best friend Jed Rollins, Nick jumps into the dating world. Mona, Jed, and Robin accompany him as they meander ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, sincere, sexy ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 931
30 Beats (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A summer heat wave and a series of sexual encounters connect a group of New Yorkers.
Style: humorous, contemplative, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: sex scene, self discovery, love affair, romance, lifestyle, city life, couples, introspection, hopes, heat wave, seduction, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Before We Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman who is robbed on her way to catch the 1:30 train to Boston is left stranded in New York City. She meets a man who helps her during the course of the night and the two form a romance.
Style: touching, romantic, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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