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When Sparks Fly (2014)
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When Sparks Fly (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A big city journalist is sent back to her small hometown to write a Fourth of July story and discovers the life and love she left behind are exactly what she's been missing.
Style: humorous, emotional, light, captivating, realistic, semi serious
Plot: romance, homecoming, love triangle, couples, best friends, getting home, family relations, journalist, lovers reunited, friendship, arranged marriage, wedding, life is a bitch, love and romance, journalism, urban, dishonesty, city life, gory, uncover truth, love, lawyer, female protagonist, ex boyfriend, family business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, washington state

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and captivating films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, family relations, couple relations, friendship and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like When Sparks Fly: Ball & Chain (2004), I Do...Knot (2009), You Are My Pet (2011), June in January (2014), The Last International Playboy (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ball & Chain (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Somewhere in the middle of Texas, Ameet (Sunil Malhotra) and Saima (Lisa Ray) have a problem. They were perfectly happy avoiding each other until their parents set them up to get married. The reluctant couple decide to do whatever it takes to break ...
Style: humorous, captivating, sentimental, emotional, semi serious ...
Plot: wedding, romance, eccentric family, family relations, couples, family gatherings, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, arranged marriage, love, fall in love, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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95%
 5.8
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I Do...Knot (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sebastian is very lucky with women, going to parties and getting drunk every night. His mother asks him to change his way of life but he refuses to stop partying and meeting new women. One day, after one night of serious partying he wakes up with a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: romance, womanizer, couples, fall in love, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, wedding, singleness, lifestyle, battle of the sexes, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
You Are My Pet (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A woman finds a man in a box in front of her home and takes him in. She jokingly says she wants to keep him as her pet since the man reminds her childhood dog. The man agrees. Later the woman discovers that the man is a dance prodigy. Complications ...
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, captivating, light ...
Plot: fashion, pets, romance, friendship, love and romance, love, family relations, fall in love, couples
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
June in January (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A newly engaged bride dreamed of her wedding day with her late mother for her entire life, and is looking forward to planning every perfect detail to honor her mom's memory. But her special day is nearly ruined by her intimidating future ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, couples, youth, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, wedding, wedding reception, arranged marriage, nothing goes right, unlikely couple, family gatherings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Last International Playboy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When playboy and one-hit-wonder novelist Jack Frost (Jason Behr) learns that his childhood sweetheart is getting married, he tries to drown his sorrows by dramatically escalating his self-destructive drinking and womanizing. Frost's pals try to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: love triangle, best friends, friends, lifestyle, love affair, couples, introspection, romance, human nature, looking for love, haunted by the past, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, asia, usa, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Divorce Invitation (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 'Divorce Invitation' centers on Mike Christian, a happily married man who runs into his high school sweetheart Alex, and after all these years, sparks still fly. When Mike is determined Alex is his true soul mate, he realizes he has a huge ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, lovers reunited, couple relations, family relations, couples, friends, divorce, love triangle, rivalry, love and romance, family problems, prenuptial agreement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Black Coffee (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Robert picked the wrong time to meet his soul mate! After being fired from his own father's company, he feels like his luck has run out - until Morgan enters into his life.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love triangle, romance, couple relations, couples, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, love, stabbing, morality
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Revenge of the Bridesmaids (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two women plot revenge against the woman marrying their friend's ex-boyfriend.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, bridesmaid, love and romance, vengeance, female friendship, romance, dishonesty, rivalry, best friends, homecoming, lovers reunited, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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An American Reunion (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The reality of life slams into the proverbial wall when a group of necessitous best friends and ex-lovers are reunited at a milestone reunion, igniting an already passionate and combustible past.
Style: captivating, humorous, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, homecoming, best friends, romance, couples, old love, friends, reunion, midlife crisis, couple relations, introspection, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
This Thing with Sarah (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A free-spirited surf instructor volunteers herself as a strictly sexual - or so she thinks - rebound for a heartbroken, down and out writer.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: romance, couples, down on your luck, writers, love, friendship, love and romance, beach, surfing
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Meet Me in Montenegro (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Norway, UK, Montenegro
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A comedy centered on a failed American writer who enters into an affair after a chance encounter with a European dancer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, emotional, romantic, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, couples, romance, friendship, love story, dancehall girl, self discovery, writers, bittersweet, couple relations, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, montenegro
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.4
 135
Mona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two 35 year old men going backwards in life meet a vibrant 23 year woman, bounding unselfconsciously forward.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, romance, looking for love, city life, lifestyle, buddies, rivalry, society, thirtysomething life, couples, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Girl's Best Friend (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Story: A disgruntled music critic travels cross-country with her inheritance -- a Jack Russell Terrier named Binky.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, romance, couples, travel, love, irony, critic, friendship, pet dog, society, love and romance, disgruntled ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Young Kieslowski (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Grand romantic gestures need not apply in this comedic tale of star-crossed young love. Instead, freshman Brian Kieslowski displays endless reserves of bumbling awkwardness as he goes home with a girl for the first time... and then learns that he ...
Style: humorous, emotional, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: pregnancy, young lovers, romance, youth, adolescence vs adulthood, couples, college, disorder, life turned upside down, family relations, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, sentimental, light, sincere ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, twentysomething life, moving, neighbor, love interest, city life, friendship, rivalry, temptation, love, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: semi serious, humorous, emotional, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, true love, love triangle, obsession, couples, romance, unfulfillment, family problems, hostage, wedding, love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Introverted Weichung has been married to Feng for nine years. They have one son together, and Feng would like to have another child with him. One day Stephen, an old friend who now organises weddings, appears and encourages Weichung to return to the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, romance, couples, couple relations, family relations, old friend, job promotion, rejection, friendship, gay husband, wooing, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
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The Wish List (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sarah Fisher, an overly organized, by-the-numbers kind of woman, makes a "wish list" of all the qualities and traits her future husband should have. After finding the perfect man, she falls for a guy who meets none of her criteria and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, fall in love, romance, looking for love, couples, opposites attract, dinner, rivalry, society, dating, friendship, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ecuador
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Making Mr. Right (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eddie, a poor street conman, has his 'guess in which briefcase' trick ruined by Manhattan lifestyle magazine deputy editor Hallie Galloway. Due to a bet with her boss, she must transform Eddie into a dashingly eligible bachelor for a ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: eligible bachelor, cons and scams, romance, love and romance, fall in love, power relations, couples, dishonesty, smuggling, theft, transformation, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: sexy, feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, womanizer, love and romance, homecoming, love triangle, friendship, romance, buddies, couples, wooing, rivalry, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Plot: wedding, wooing, couples, twins, survival, love triangle, siblings relations, true love, obsession, impossible love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Love and Other Four Letter Words (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this warm-hearted romantic comedy, Stormy La Rue, a rising star T.V. Talk Show host in Philadelphia must dig her way out the hole she creates by telling an innocent white lie. Stormy's relentless aspirations of becoming the next talk show ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, sexy ...
Plot: wedding, romance, homecoming, couples, terminal illness, last wish, reunion, family relations, unlikely couple, looking for love, family gatherings, talk show host ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Matchmaker Santa (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: As a little girl, Melanie Hogan (Lacey Chabert) wished to find her own prince charming just like her parents found true love. Now an adult, Melanie is running her own bakery and dating a handsome CEO, Justin (Thad Luckinbill). Although things seem ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, true love, romance, love triangle, family life, disorder, best friends, self discovery, christmas movie, christmas eve, christmas season, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A wedding planner looks to persuade her mother not to marry a man she's only known for a brief period of time, until an unexpected development forces her to re-examine her feelings.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, event planner, christmas, romance, fall in love, couples, family relations, parents and children, ritual, party, love, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Perfect Wedding (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Christmas is approaching, and Paul's adopted sister Alana is coming home for the holidays. This won't be just a regular family celebration, as she's recently engaged and the weekend will be spent planning her June wedding with her ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family gatherings, romance, homecoming, couples, gender, cons and scams, gay, christmas, wedding, love and romance, dishonesty, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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47%
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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, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, couple relations, disorder, fall in love, romance, dishonesty, family relations, parents and children, wooing, love and romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
45%
The Merry Widow (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anne-Marie vient de perdre son mari dans un accident de voiture. Elle est enfin libre d'aimer celui qu'elle voit en cachette depuis deux ans. Mais elle n'a pas prévu que sa famille, pétrie de bons sentiments, a décidé de rester à ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, dealing with death, love and romance, dishonesty, eccentric family, family gatherings, infidelity, couple relations, mother son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, provence, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Newlyweds (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed couple's honeymoon is upended by the arrivals of their respective sisters.
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, couples, love and romance, family relations, siblings relations, city life, society, friendship, newlyweds, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Four-Faced Liar (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Four Faced Liar is a story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City... A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbian sex, infidelity, friendship, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, fall in love, gender, lifestyle, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%