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Josephine (2013)
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Josephine (2013)
Original name: Joséphine
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josephine doesn't like her job and keeps on having relationships without a future. Her sister and parents keep pushing her to find a good husband. To shut them up, she creates a handsome Brazilian millionaire but her little white lie has a flip side - she loses everything to find the love of her life.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, light, captivating, entertaining, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: singleness, looking for love, best friends, friends, thirtysomething life, family relations, unrequited love, love and romance, lie, humour, relationships, love story, unfulfilled love, shopping, strong female presence, female director, siblings relations, cat, male nudity, sister
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, looking for love, singleness, friends and thirtysomething life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Josephine: Thirty-Five Something (2005), Muffin Top: A Love Story (2017), So Woman! (2009), Many Kisses Later (2009), Tell Me I'm Pretty (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Thirty-Five Something (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three women in their late thirties, one with marital problems, one trying to be perfect, and a spinster, discuss their relationship to men.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: girls' night
Plot: thirtysomething life, love affair, friendship, lifestyle, workplace, love and romance, family problems, couples, couple relations, family life, husband wife relationship, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france
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50%
Muffin Top: A Love Story (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "Muffin Top: A Love Story" is the story of Suzanne (Cathryn Michon) a Women's Studies Pop Culture professor at Malibu University, who studies images of women in the media for a living, and yet is made insecure by the constant parade ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: singleness, looking for love, physical appearance, couples, romance, love and romance, friends, sexual content, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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93%
 5.2
 91
So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, friends, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, cons and scams, singleness, dishonesty, parents and children, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Many Kisses Later (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ex is a 2009 film directed and co-written by Fausto Brizzi and interpreted by a rich and large cast of characters. The film, produced by Italian International Film, in co-production with the French company and Mes Films in collaboration with RAI ...
Style: emotional, humorous, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: breakup, romance, love triangle, friendship, looking for love, bittersweet, friends, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couple relations, sexual content, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Tell Me I'm Pretty (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fanny, a single woman in her mid-thirties, has had enough of relationships that don't work, so she decides to seduce Paul, a colleague from the office, into a brief one-night sexual encounter. Everything is prepared when Paul arrives, but then, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, nothing goes right, love and romance, romance, couples, singleness, sexual relations, fall in love, falling in love, seduction, flirt, flirting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Never on the First Night (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Julie, a woman who is unlucky in love despite her bubbly demeanor. Her job at a bookstore takes an interesting twist when she discovers a book titled "Happiness Can Be Learned," and she sets out to fix her love life once and for all.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, biting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, looking for love, self discovery, introspection, satire, best friends, hopes, nothing goes right, disorder, singleness, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
With This Ring (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After attending their friend Elise's (Sudano) wedding to Nate (Bishop) on New Year's Eve, Trista (Hall), a career-­driven talent agent, Viviane (Scott), a successful gossip columnist, and Amaya (Cooper), a struggling actress, make a pact ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, looking for love, friendship, romance, love affair, unfulfillment, showbiz, job, movie business, friends, strong female presence, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Beautiful Lies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hairdresser forwards a passionate love letter to her widowed mother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hairdresser, romance, fall in love, parents and children, family relations, beauty salon, disorder, farce, mistaken identity, fan, love letter, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Men Are From Mars... And That’s Where I’m Going! (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Successful at work, Fernanda is an example of women of the third millennium, free to make their choices and independent. Yet in her personal life she finds herself struggling to find a husband. Like other women of her generation, Fernanda put her ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, friendship, couples, singleness, obsession, thirtysomething life, gays and lesbians, romance, friends, woman, brazilian
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: looking for love, wooing, lifestyle, couples, love and romance, romance, best friends, singleness, wedding, thirtysomething life, uninhibited rivalry, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Perfect Date (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Michel dreams of a perfect meeting with the woman of his dreams, entirely due to chance, as his parents and grandparents experienced. Vincent, Michel's contrast, is completely different. He is more the man of the direct approach and he follows ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, looking for love, couples, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship between men, friendship, buddies, friends, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Lust for Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Winning your childhood sweetheart can create more problems than it solves.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, funny, romantic ...
Plot: love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, couples, wooing, best friends, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, romantic triangle, male female relationship, relationship problems, love affair, sexual humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Knot (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple endures a series of mishaps right before their wedding day.
Style: humorous, touching, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, nothing goes right, disorder, couple relations, couples, friends, family relations, best friends, love and romance, wedding, woman urinating, female sitting on a toilet
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.3
 270
Novel Romance (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Book editor Max Normane can perfect anyone’s story apart from her own. Highly successful but highly single, she comes up with a novel plan: a publication in exchange for a sperm donation. But will she get her happy ending?
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, single parent, mother, couples, looking for love, romance, family relations, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, workplace situations, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Love Is in the Air (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Instructeur dans une compagnie aérienne, Yann Kerbec évalue la capacité des pilotes sur les simulateurs de vols dans des conditions extrêmes. Mais il a un problème : il a peur de l'avion, une peur panique liée à sa naissance et qui, dans ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, love affair, romance, buddies, fear of flying, couples, fall in love, stewardess, friendship, love and romance, instructor, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 779
French Film (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jed prepares to interview French cineaste and self-appointed expert on the nature of love - Thierry Grimandi. The worldly and somewhat jaded Jed is dead-set on dismissing the auteur's musings as pompous and, well French, until his own ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, clever
Plot: social differences, best friends, opposites attract, lifestyle, couples, romance, thirtysomething life, couple relations, looking for love, battle of the sexes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.0
 700
April's Shower (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: April's Shower begins with a group of people gathered for a wedding shower for April. At first, it seems to be a normal gathering for such an occasion but, as time goes on, secrets and stories begin to be revealed. Alex is a chef and a maid of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, romance, friendship, looking for love, couples, lifestyle, fall in love, cooking and food, haunted by the past, infidelity, gender, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.1
 529
Lou! (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Lou, a creative and dreamy 12-year-old girl, lives alone with her mother in an orange building with tons of little balconies that give access to the roof. Mina has been her best friend since kindergarten, and Lou has been in love with Tristan, one ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, youth, single parent, fall in love, neighbor, friendship, couples, best friends, strong female presence, singleness, friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Violet Tendencies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman tries to distance herself from her gay friends in an effort to land a straight boyfriend.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, couples, friends, gender, best friends, fashion, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, thirtysomething life, midlife crisis, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Hikers (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Deux filles et trois garçons partent en randonnée sur l'île de Beauté. La difficulté des chemins escarpés de la Corse va les révéler à eux-mêmes.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: buddies, love and romance, escapades, looking for love, life is a bitch, singleness, survival, mountain, adventure, forest, romance, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: paris france, europe, france, corsica
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.6
 635
You and Me (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Paris, Ariane and Lena are sisters. Ariane writes photo novellas for the magazine "Toi et Moi." She's emotional and her long-time boyfriend, Farid, has her in a state because he won't propose, won't ask her to live with ...
Style: sexy, humorous, captivating, light, emotional ...
Plot: romance, looking for love, artists and showbiz, high maintenance, love, family relations, rivalry, friendship, couples, siblings relations, singleness, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Paris-Manhattan (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In Paris, the pharmacist Alice has been an obsessed Woody Allen fan since she was fifteen and has seen all his movies and talks to him alone in her room. When she meets Pierre in a night-club, she finds that he loves jazz and she believes he is her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, witty, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, obsession, thirtysomething life, love and romance, love affair, love triangle, lifestyle, love, looking for love, single woman, opposites attract, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Relationship Status: It's Complicated (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Ben is about to marry Juliette. His quiet, ordered life will fall to pieces when he meets up again with the person he secretly wants to see the most: Vanessa, the high school bombshell who never so much as looked in his direction. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, obsession, couples, love and romance, romance, thirtysomething life, relationships, romantic triangle, romantic relationship, love affair, romantic rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Men in the City 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The sequel of the "Men in the city" movie which reunites all the characters.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, feel good
Plot: love and romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, singleness, coping, city life, buddies, friends, thirtysomething life, urban
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
All My Friends Are Leaving Brisbane (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Anthea is 25, single, hates her job – and all her friends are leaving Brisbane. Should she follow the herd to Sydney or London? Is there anything worth staying for now that her best friend Michael finally has a girlfriend? This film tells a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: friendship, romance, adolescence vs adulthood, starting over, looking for love, hopes, sexual relations, singleness, office, midlife crisis, unfulfilled love, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Save the Date (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend, a bookstore manager resists a seemingly perfect guy's attempts to woo her.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, break-up, breakup, looking for love, couples, romance, love and romance, family relations, siblings relations, couple relations, singleness, sister ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
With Love... from the Age of Reason (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The day she turns 40, Marguerite Flora, a successful rep for a nuclear power company, begins receiving letters she'd sent to herself at age seven. The letters tell her what to do if her life hasn't turned out the way she thought it should, ...
Style: semi serious, entertaining, light, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: introspection, letter, family relations, romance, love and romance, road not taken, unfulfillment, rise to the top, following a dream, clarinet, hole, strong female lead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.5
 251
Be Mine (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A gay man is about to be married. He thinks back to when he was a kissing virgin, waiting for the right person with whom to have that first kiss.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: looking for love, heroic mission, breakup, couples, romance, love and romance, obsessive quest, best friends, gay relationship, gay interest, thirtysomething life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Baggage Claim (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: stewardess, marriage proposal, family relations, romance, lifestyle, looking for love, couple relations, couples, disorder, siblings relations, race against time, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
My Boyfriends' Dogs (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The owners of a small diner are surprised one rainy evening when, just after close, a young woman wearing a wedding dress with three dogs in tow begs to come into their restaurant. What follows is the young woman's retelling of how she arrived ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, couples, pets, couple relations, unfulfillment, romance, singleness
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%