Movies like Love of My Life

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Love of My Life (2017)
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Love of My Life (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: What if you had only five days to figure out... everything.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, emotional, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, husband wife relationship, cheating wife, love triangle, architect, marriage, mother daughter relationship, brain tumor, family home, female protagonist, workplace romance, illness, cheating, adultery, cafe, ex husband ex wife relationship, ex husband, british, loveless marriage, employer employee relationship, second marriage, kissing, new house, englishman abroad, cheating boyfriend ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada

Most similar movies to Love of My Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, sentimental and humorous films with plots about unfulfillment, friendship, marriage, husband wife relationship, couples, terminal illness and love and romance mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Love of My Life: Stepmom (1998), If I Were You (2012), Terms of Endearment (1983), Maggie's Plan (2015), The Seagull (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 55K
Stepmom (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Jackie is a divorced mother of two. Isabel is the career minded girlfriend of Jackie’s ex-husband Luke, forced into the role of unwelcome stepmother to their children. But when Jackie discovers she is ill, both women realise they must put aside ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sad, inspirational ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: terminal illness, divorce, parents and children, custody, rebellious daughter, friendship, family life, step parent, remarry, human nature, ego clash, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
If I Were You (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When a woman tries to outwit her husband's sexy young mistress, the unexpected consequences include starring as King Lear in a very amateur production - with the mistress, an aspiring actress, playing The Fool.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: urban, hidden identity, infidelity, sex addict, partners, dishonesty, family problems, disorder, lifesaver, introspection, life turned upside down, switching roles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Terms of Endearment (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be. The movie covers several years of their lives as each finds different reasons to go on ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: infidelity, cancer, terminal illness, loss of daughter, opposites attract, single mother, astronaut, family in crisis, life is a bitch, getting along, unsupportive parent, unfulfillment ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 40s, 20th century, 70s ...
Place: texas, usa, louisiana, new york, houston texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 14K
Maggie's Plan (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Maggie 's plan to have a baby on her own is derailed when she falls in love with John, a married man, destroying his volatile marriage to the brilliant and impossible Georgette. But one daughter and three years later, Maggie is out of love and ...
Style: melancholic, talky, sentimental, satirical, intellectual ...
Plot: blended family, adultery, divorce, love triangle, husband wife relationship, love, father daughter relationship, little girl, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, ex husband ex wife relationship, female protagonist ...
Place: quebec, california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 5.7
 2K
The Seagull (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a picturesque lakeside estate, a love triangle unfolds between the legendary diva Irina, her lover Boris, and the ingénue Nina.
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, melancholic
Plot: love triangle, novelist, mistress, unrequited love, vanity, mother daughter relationship, young woman, male female relationship, based on a novel, romantic rivalry, actress, lake ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.1
 1K
That's Life! (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A wealthy architect struggles with a severe case of male menopause at the approach of his 60th birthday.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: midlife crisis, priest, fortune teller, birthday, clergy, terminal illness, self discovery, unfulfillment, family gatherings, love and romance, family relations, dealing with death ...
Time: 80s
Place: malibu california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Steel Magnolias (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This heart wrenching drama is about a beauty shop, in Louisana owned by Truvy, and the tragedies of all of her clients.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: family relations, loss of daughter, parents and children, female friendship, best friends, family problems, friendship, small town life, social relations, terminal illness, mother daughter relationship, friendship between women ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, louisiana, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Two Thousand and None (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A paleontologist is diagnosed with a fatal brain disease and, rather than falling into a depression, explodes into life.
Style: psychological, offbeat, touching, gloomy, humorous ...
Plot: terminal illness, destiny, best friends, couples, obsessive quest, life is a bitch, couple relations, unfulfillment, sexual relations, singleness, tragic hero, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 6.3
 108K
Funny People (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Famous and wealthy funnyman George Simmons doesn't give much thought to how he treats people until a doctor delivers stunning health news, forcing George to reevaluate his priorities with a little help from aspiring stand-up comic Ira.
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, melancholic, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: comedian, terminal illness, loneliness, supportive friend, hopes, human nature, fighting illness, unfulfilled love, cancer, bonding, coping, old love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tru Confessions (2002)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trudy Walker hated her life. She thought it was totally messed up until she found out about a contest that could change everything..
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family, parents and children, coming of age, estrangement, family life, teenage life, siblings relations, follow your dream, family relations, youth, ambition, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 12K
Delicacy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French woman mourning over the death of her husband three years prior is courted by a Swedish co-worker.
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, love affair, workplace romance, office romance, love and romance, love, fall in love, love triangle, romance, cafe, swedish, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Take This Waltz (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Spain, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Twenty-eight-year-old Margot is happily married to Lou, a good-natured cookbook author. But when Margot meets Daniel, a handsome artist who lives across the street, their mutual attraction is undeniable.
Style: talky, touching, psychological, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, artist, love triangle, sex talk, husband wife estrangement, romance, honeymoon, marital problem, crumbling marriage, crumbling relationship, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
It's Your Turn, Laura (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Une journée dans la vie d'un groupe de femmes qui se retrouvent chaque semaine depuis quinze ans dans la salle d'attente d'un médecin qui prétend arriver à les faire maigrir.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, talky ...
Plot: friendship, love and romance, friends, family relations, couples, eating disorder, society, gender, office, fight, prejudice, overweight ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 444
Mullet (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eddie returns to his home town on the south coast of New South Wales. Having left for the city without explanation a few years previously, he tries to pick up the pieces of his life and fit back in to the lives of those he left, including his ...
Style: sincere, realistic, talky, offbeat, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, homecoming, family problems, starting over, family life, small town life, weakness, prodigy, parents and children, love and romance, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.7
 354
Happy Hour (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in present day New York City, "Happy Hour" is a literate and often funny story of love and how to receive it. Tulley, a once-promising literary star now biding his time as an advertising copy editor, moves from cynicism to acceptance ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, touching ...
Plot: friendship, alcohol abuse, human nature, love affair, couples, looking for love, family problems, going straight, estrangement, terminal illness, addiction, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Soon-to-be-wed graduate student Finn Dodd develops cold feet when she suspects her fiancé is cheating on her. In order to clear her head, Finn visits her grandmother, Hy, and great aunt, Glady Joe Cleary, in Grasse, Calif. There, Finn learns that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: marriage, love, coming of age, friendship, advice, americana, family life, self discovery, romance, marriage proposal, parents and children, graduation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, north carolina, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Village of the Stone Roller (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pekka (Martti Suosalo) saapuu pitkästä aikaa kotiseudulleen pieneen Jerusalemin kylään juhlistamaan kylän viimeisiä häitä. Hänen oma avioliittonsa näyttää ajautuneen umpikujaan. Kylän väki kokoontuu valmistelemaan tätä viimeistä ...
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, emotional, semi serious ...
Plot: social relations, love and romance, village life, unfulfillment, couples, countryside, village, male female relationship, gossip, old man, metaphor, middle aged woman ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 325
Heartbeat (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The beautiful and talented Adrian is a writer for one of America's most popular TV soap operas. She is also pregnant, and when she refuses to abort her baby, Adrian's selfish husband deserts her. It falls to one of the soap opera's ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: pregnancy, love triangle, friendship, divorce, crumbling marriage, couple relations, couples, fall in love, workplace romance, looking for love, love affair, relationship vs career ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Her Love Boils Bathwater (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A terminally ill single mother is determined to reconcile her splintered family.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, terminal illness, wife husband relationship, cancer, terminal cancer, husband wife relationship, small business, japanese woman, diagnosis, family
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Magic of Belle Isle (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In an effort to tap into his original talent, a wheelchair-bound author moves to a rural town, where he befriends a single mother and her three kids, who help reignite his passion for writing.
Style: touching, sincere, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: writer's life, friendship, redemption, vacation, alcohol abuse, single parent, hopes, family relations, artists and showbiz, misfit, disability, birthday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 22K
You're Not You (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A drama centered on a classical pianist who has been diagnosed with ALS and the brash college student who becomes her caregiver.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, friends, life is a bitch, youth, student life, power relations, unfulfillment, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, family relations, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Conversations with My Gardener (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A successful artist, weary of Parisian life and on the verge of divorce, returns to the country to live in his childhood house. He needs someone to make a real vegetable garden again out of the wilderness it has become. The gardener happens to be a ...
Style: talky, captivating, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: painter, village, breakup, friends, village life, unfulfillment, crumbling relationship, starting over, friendship, male friendship, gardener, dialogue driven ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, southern france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Amazing Catfish (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young Claudia works in a supermarket where she promotes various types of products. One night, she ends up in the emergency room with severe appendicitis and meets Martha, a patient, laying in the bed next to hers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, aids, friendship, single parent, friends, unfulfillment, supportive parent, siblings relations, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, adoption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Then Came You (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American hypochondriac who is working as a baggage handler is forced to confront his fears when a British teenager with a terminal illness enlists him to help her carry out her eccentric bucket list.
Style: inspirational, touching, sweet, captivating, sincere
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: terminal illness, hypochondriac, airport, coming of age, love of one's life, wish come true, friendship, infatuation, british
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Isn't It Delicious (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Joan Weldon discovers she is dying of lung cancer, she sets out to reconcile her dysfunctional relationships with her three children, her husband, and along the way, her former best friend. The family's destructive ways are offset by messy ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sincere
Plot: family relations, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, siblings relations, parents and children, family problems, family life, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, self discovery, one night stand, cancer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Why Did I Get Married? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film is about the difficulty of maintaining a solid relationship in modern times. Eight married college friends plus one other non-friend (all of whom have achieved middle to upper class economic status) go to Colorado for their annual week-long ...
Style: talky, emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: college, infidelity, friendship, dishonesty, couples, introspection, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, human nature, intrigue, breakup, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 2K
Me You Them (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A true story that comically depicts the relationship between an ordinary woman and her three husbands, who live in the same house in a poor and arid small village of the Brazilian northeast.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, destiny, romance, couple relations, village life, love and romance, social relations, village, pregnancy, fall in love, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 1K
Okay (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bittersweet comedy with dogma star Paprika Steen in the strong leading role.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, hospital, couples, teenage life, family problems, gays and lesbians, love and romance, family relations, unfulfillment, terminal illness, estrangement, dead mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Playing by Heart (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs Trent's charm, but he persists. The trendy, prolix Joan tries to ...
Style: sincere, humorous, touching, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: aids, infidelity, architect, adultery, sex, couples, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, romance, hotel, family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.0
 513
Window Theory (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An aimless playboy returns to his hometown for his best friend's wedding, only to find that the bride is his high school sweetheart.
Style: realistic, sexy, sentimental, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, wooing, twentysomething life, unfulfillment, romance, road not taken, friends, love and romance, friendship, rivalry, womanizer, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%