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The Sweeter Side of Life (2013)
 5.7
 1K
The Sweeter Side of Life (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pampered Manhattan housewife Desiree Harper has it all. That is until her husband unexpectedly dumps her for his acupuncturist. Faced with an airtight prenup, Desiree reluctantly lands a job making cupcakes at her father's bakery in Flemington, NJ. She soon discovers there's more to life than 5th Avenue and true love can be even sweeter in small town America.
Style: humorous, sincere, captivating, funny, light, romantic, feel good, entertaining, sexual, touching ...
Plot: love and romance, starting over, homecoming, family relations, looking for love, couples, misfit, couple relations, parents and children, hopes, disorder, fish out of water, male female relationship, romantic relationship, relationships, bakery, lifestyle, lifestyle change, drastic change of life, romantic friendship, housewife, humour, rags to riches, new job, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, new york

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Most similar movies to The Sweeter Side of Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, couple relations, family relations, relationships and male female relationship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Sweeter Side of Life: Just a Father (2008), Lust for Love (2014), Life's an Itch (2012), A Christmas Wedding Date (2012), The Rebound (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 454
Just a Father (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: No overview
Style: uplifting, touching, emotional, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: single parent, family relations, starting over, life turned upside down, couple relations, love and romance, romance, hopes, family problems, couples, babies and infants, widower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: humorous, semi serious, touching, funny, romantic ...
Plot: love and romance, best friends, teaching the ways of the world, wooing, couples, love affair, relationships, relationship problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sexual humor, romantic triangle, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.4
 188
Life's an Itch (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A married man reaches the point where he questions everything: career, creativity and even his marriage. Hilarious complications and temptations arise when his wife invites her open-minded (and very sexy) yoga instructor to stay in the guest house ...
Style: humorous, captivating, romantic, funny, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, romance, couples, love and romance, crumbling marriage, husband wife relationship, love, yoga, romantic relationship, couple relations, relationships, yoga instructor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: wedding, time loop, deja vu, infidelity, homecoming, christmas, disorder, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.3
 48K
The Rebound (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy, upon discovering her husband's infidelity while watching her son's birthday video, leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. She gets an apartment that's above a coffee house where she befriends one of the workers, Aram, a ...
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, single parent, romance, age difference, fall in love, nanny, starting over, couple relations, couples, family relations, unfaithful husband, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, future
Place: new york, usa, istanbul turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.3
 475
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, funny ...
Plot: farce, affection, matchmaking, teenage life, looking for love, couples, youth, love and romance, singleness, small town, self discovery, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, china, midwest, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
My Life in Ruins (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Greek tour guide named Georgia attempts to recapture her kefi (Greek for mojo) by guiding a ragtag group of tourists around Greece and showing them the beauty of her native land. Along the way, she manages to open their eyes to the wonders of an ...
Style: sentimental, funny, romantic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: tour guide, workplace romance, romance, hospital, nothing goes right, love and romance, looking for love, disorder, singleness, love affair, fish out of water, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, europe, athens greece, hawaii, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Back-up Plan (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how ...
Style: light, romantic, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, artificial insemination, couples, lifestyle, love story, romance, looking for love, male female relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 5.4
 7K
Hope Springs (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British artist Colin Ware discovers that his fiancée, Vera, is going to marry another man. Distraught and despondent, he gets on a plane for America and ends up in the tiny town of Hope in New England. At first, Colin is depressed, but he soon ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, small town, hotel, romance, love and romance, starting over, looking for love, love affair, fall in love, lifestyle, couple relations, breakup ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vermont, new england, usa, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pumpkin Pie Wars (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Competing bakery owners, Faye McKenzie and Lydia Harper have been feuding for years with the Lake Shore County Harvest Festival’s annual pumpkin pie bake-off at the center of it all. The winner not only gets bragging rights and a trophy, but a ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: cooking and food, contest, cooking competition, cook-off, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, love story, romantic relationship, fall in love, in love, male female relationship, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 85K
New Year's Eve (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: new year, new year's eve, love and romance, singleness, looking for love, hopes, starting over, lifestyle, multiple storylines, couples, couple relations, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 272
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, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, single parent, mother, looking for love, couples, workplace situations, couple relations, workplace, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 75K
Wanderlust (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rattled by sudden unemployment, a Manhattan couple surveys alternative living options, ultimately deciding to experiment with living on a rural commune where free love rules.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Plot: hippie, nudism, couple relations, nudist, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, hopes, social relations, counterculture, nudity (full frontal - brief), silly humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 1K
Love Hurts (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him, middle-aged Ben Bingham slips into a funk and refuses to change out of his pajamas. Justin, Ben's 17-year-old son, has the cure for what ails his depressed dad: he gives Ben a makeover and pushes him out into the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, romance, fall in love, teenage love, parents and children, lifestyle, doctor, looking for love, friendship, youth, love and romance, dentist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bed & Breakfast: Love is a Happy Accident (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bed and Breakfast is a romantic comedy about a saleswoman from a large department store in Rio who discovers she has inherited property in the wine country of California. She could never expect what she would find in "Webster", a small ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, comedy of errors, opposites attract, love and romance, couples, romance, small town, inheritance, fall in love, male female relationship, rivalry, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
One Small Hitch (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a flight home to Chicago for a family wedding, childhood friends Josh and Molly innocently agree to fake a wedding engagement to make Josh's dying father happy. Things quickly get out of hand with their two boisterous families, and a series ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wedding, pretend relationship, engagement, love and romance, fall in love, couples, family relations, family business, romance, eccentric family, starting over, pretense ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
What's Your Number? (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ally Darling (Anna Faris) is realizing she's a little lost in life. Her latest romance has just fizzled out, and she's just been fired from her marketing job. Then she reads an eye-opening magazine article that warns that 96 percent of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sexy, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: true love, love and romance, supportive friend, looking for love, couples, wedding preparations and rituals, lifestyle, womanizer, friendship, romance, layoff, ex couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
He's Such a Girl (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The basic premise is that Whitney is a really great guy who is considered too gentle, too friendly, and too genuine to be straight. Actually, he's straight, and he's madly in love with his girlfriend Taylor. Whitney has a best friend, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, queer cinema
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, workplace, romance, couples, disorder, friends, couple relations, lifestyle, nothing goes right, family relations, parents and children, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Perfect Romance (2004)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The mother of a young divorcee places an ad on her daughter's behalf on a lonely hearts internet website but the person who responds fits her own ideal of a suitable partner. The daughter is still hung up on her musician ex-husband.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, unlikely couple, couples, romance, couple relations, looking for love, dating, male female relationship, family relations, single parent, lifestyle, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 843
Smooch (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An imaginative youngster (Kiernan Shipka) comes across an amnesiac prince (Simon Kassianides), who she believes is a fairy-tale figure. Convinced the man would be perfect for her widowed mom (Kellie Martin), she launches a plan to set the two up, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, sentimental ...
Plot: cinderella story, looking for love, love and romance, parents and children, couples, family relations, romance, nanny, royal family, wizards and magicians, memory loss, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A love story set in Manhattan, where a florist who abides by a strict five-date-limit with any man finds herself wanting more with the new restaurateur in town.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, love affair, valentine's day, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, unfulfillment, romance, couples, thirtysomething life, couple relations, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 77
Excited (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kevin Staal, 37, is a successful businessman. He suffers from primary premature ejaculation. His tip is too sensitive. Kevin is divorced. He has been single eight years but has finally met someone he likes. Hayaam, 39, is educated, infertile, and ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, romance, sexual relations, parents and children, family relations, singleness, infertility, businessman, looking for love, love and romance, couples, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Swindler in My Mom's House (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An attractive single mother rents a room in her house to a mysterious drifter who has nefarious plans to swindle her.
Style: sentimental, humorous, funny, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: romance, single parent, cons and scams, family relations, love and romance, village, village life, social relations, couples, dishonesty, mother, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Christmas in Boston (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gina and Seth have been pen pals for 13 years and now will have the chance to meet. Both used their best friends pictures to send to each other and now will let their friends meet. True love is found in the end for all.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: mistaken identity, christmas, pen pal, love and romance, friendship, love affair, disorder, false identity, letter, relationship problems, male female relationship, romantic relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Seasons Of Love (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the picturesque backdrop of New York, "Seasons of Love" is a romantic, soulful holiday drama about two people who struggle to find love against the odds, while reconciling with the past and learning the true value of family.
Style: humorous, uplifting, semi serious, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, looking for love, against the odds, hopes, family relations, haunted by the past, christmas, couples, redemption, self discovery, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 37K
Raising Helen (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Helen Harris has a glamorous, big-city life working for one of New York's hottest modeling agencies. But suddenly her free-spirited life gets turned upside down when she must chose between the life she's always loved, and the new loves of ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, romantic, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night, kids
Plot: adoption, custody, opposites attract, couple relations, family relations, orphan, happy ending, parents and children, fish out of water, romance, fashion, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 941
Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, introspection, lifestyle, starting over, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, romance, hopes, couples, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
For Better or For Worse (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wendy is finally settling in to single life after the death of her husband. She runs a successful wedding planning company with the help of her friend Roseanne. Wendy's business and values are challenged when Marco, a charming but irritating ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples, family business, disorder, family relations, fall in love, wedding planner, love and romance, singleness, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Perfect Couples (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Perfect Couples is an American comedy television series that was originally broadcast by NBC. The half-hour romantic comedy was co-created by Jon Pollack and Scott Silveri and produced by Universal Media Studios. A sneak preview of the series aired ...
Style: talky, not serious, feel good, humorous, light ...
Plot: couples, couple relations, love and romance, up and down relationship, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, friendship, relationships, friends, male female relationship, romantic relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Mommy Is Coming (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 64 min.
Story: With things growing a bit stale in the bedroom, lesbian couple Claudia and Dylan agree to seek sexual experiences outside their relationship. Dylan discovers new pleasures at a sex club, while Claudia, in drag as Claude, finds a surprising partner
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sex comedy ...
Plot: transvestite, gays and lesbians, family relations, romance, disorder, gender, strong female presence, parents and children, lesbian, mother daughter relationship, taxi driver, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%