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Osso Bucco (2008)
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Osso Bucco (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Trapped in his favorite restaurant during the worst snow storm in Chicago history, Jelly Dinotto, a lovable, misfit mobster, has one night to escape the family business and win the heart of Megan the woman of his dreams. The problem? Jelly and his trigger-happy cousin, Nick, discover that two underachieving detectives are also trapped in the restaurant with a warrant for their arrest. Sparks soon begin to fly, pistols light up, and the power in the restaurant goes out. Sanity is restored as Megan mysteriously finds herself in charge with the only remaining loaded gun. As the snow continues to fall, Jelly must ultimately choose between the life he knows and the woman he loves in this engaging dark, romantic mobster comedy.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, atmospheric, realistic, semi serious
Plot: family business, romance, gangsters, isolation, crimes, restaurant, trapped, cooking and food, misfit, police detective, snowstorm, bandit, fall in love, moral dilemma, love and romance, workplace romance, store, amateur detective, criminal heroes, love, hitman, mafia, gun, flight attendant, waitress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and captivating films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, family relations, love and friendship mostly in Comedy, Romance and Sport genres. Some movies like Osso Bucco: For Better or For Worse (2014), Overnight (2012), Olive Juice (2001), Love Conquers Paul (2009), You Are My Pet (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How to Go Out on a Date in Queens (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A self-proclaimed dating expert tries to get his best friend, who lost his wife two years earlier, back into the dating scene, with disastrous results.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gambling, restaurant, bookies, looking for love, romance, couples, crimes, womanizer, unlikely couple, fall in love, disorder, dating ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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95%
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, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couples, disorder, family business, family relations, fall in love, wedding planner, singleness, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.2
 610
Overnight (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend on Valentine's Day, Jenny (Rachel Blanchard) shares a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to New York with a love-damaged group of passengers-- a pilot with anger management issues (Anthony LaPaglia), some ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: airplane, romance, fall in love, opposites attract, professor, couples, friendship, society, profanity, sexual content, stewardess, hip hop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.3
 156
Olive Juice (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Comedy - Leighanne Littrell, James Berlau, Michael Hartson
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, love affair, infidelity, workplace romance, store, pets, pet shop, juice, nightclub, olive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Love Conquers Paul (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Comedy - Brendan Bradley, Russell Garofalo, Elizabeth Wood
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: voyeurism, lifestyle, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, looking for love, romance, social misfits, misfit, stalking, small town, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, light, captivating ...
Plot: fashion, pets, romance, friendship, love and romance, love, couples, fall in love, family relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.0
 683
Hit List (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlotte is a woman with anger management issues whose therapist suggests she write a journal to keep her emotions in check. Unlucky in love, she ventures online to find a boyfriend. Just as she reaches her limit of unsuccessful dates, Charlotte ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, touching, feel good ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, dishonesty, hitman, love and romance, hidden identity, couples, deadly, violence spree, crimes, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 748
Remember Me? (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sharing the same psychologist, a kleptomaniac (Robert) that writes stories a bit too realistic and scary for kids, and a narcoleptic (Beatrice) that documents everything in her life, begin to see that love can be a cure for their ailments. But ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: obsession, romance, love affair, memory loss, fall in love, misfit, social misfits, love and romance, love
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 716
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, feel good, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, fall in love, couples, couple relations, unemployment, friendship, family relations, love and romance, love, morality, stabbing
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
After Midnight (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The magical Mole Antonelliana (the cavernous Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy) is the setting for a very unlikely love story. One fateful evening the museum's timid night watchman, comes to the aid of an enchanting young fast-food cook on the ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 1K
Standby (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, Luxembourg
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty-something Alan (Gleeson) is down on his luck. Stood up at the altar and recently fired from his banking job, he finds himself working with his mother as a part-time tourist advisor at Dublin Airport. It's there he comes face to face with ...
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, romantic, light ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, realistic, humorous, touching, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wedding, engagement, love and romance, fall in love, family relations, eccentric family, family business, starting over, couples, childhood friend, pretend relationship, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
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Spin (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Welcome (2007)
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Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Dubai-based criminal don Uday takes it upon himself to try and get his sister Sanjana married - in vain, as no one wants to be associated with a crime family. Uday's associate Sagar Pandey finds a young man, Rajiv, who lives with his maternal ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Hot Summer Days (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, light ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: sentimental, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 93
To the Mat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: humorous, light, sincere, captivating, feel good ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Muffin Top: A Love Story (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: girls' night
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Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Lisbela and the Prisoner (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lisbela is a young woman who loves going to the movies. Leléu is a con man, going from town to town selling all sort of things and performing as master of ceremonies for some cheesy numbers, such as the woman who gets transformed into a gorilla. He ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, hitman, love and romance, couples, fall in love, danger, cons and scams, brazilian, infidelity, crimes, small town, cuckold ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hello! How Are You? (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Musician Gabriel and dimpled dry-cleaning proprietress Gabriela live like two strangers who no longer see each other. But in humorous contrast to their staid, passionless lives, characters in a constant state of sexual arousal surround them. Their ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, atmospheric, light ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An Indian-American surprises his family when he announces his desire for an arranged marriage with an Indian woman, though his affection for a longtime American friend complicate his plan.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
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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: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, romance, parents and children, teenage love, fall in love, lifestyle, doctor, looking for love, friendship, youth, love and romance, renewed love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 499
Magic Kitchen (2004)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Yau (Sammi Cheng) is a successful chef and owner of a restaurant which is located in a flat called Magical Kitchen which is more like a home rather than like a restaurant. In a tale told by Yau's mother, that she would be haunted by a family ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, feel good ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, rivalry, restaurant, couples, friends, vengeance, love, family curse, kitchen, looking for love, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Manual of Love 2 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Four episodes. Nicola, paralyzed after a car crash, falls in love for his physiotherapist Lucia. Franco and Manuela, a young couple unfit to have child, fly to Barcelona for a specialized treatment for fertility. Filippo and Fosco, two gays, decide ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, restaurant, love affair, love and romance, romance, gays and lesbians, fall in love, couple relations, sex, waiter, youth, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, europe, italy, spain, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 864
Caprice (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An average guy meets an actress who is more beautiful than he could ever imagine. But then a pesky girl materializes to make his life a living hell. His perfect girlfriend now thinks that he is involved with this Caprice.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, sincere ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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In the Weeds (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It's Martha's first night as a waitress in an upscale New York restaurant. Veteran Chloe shows her the ropes and introduces her to the lives of the restaurant staff. Adam, a hopeful playwright, suffers for his art while dealing with a very ...
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, waitress, looking for love, lifestyle, workplace, workplace situations, relationship vs career, workplace romance, romance, couples, love and romance, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, semi serious ...
Plot: family gatherings, romance, homecoming, couples, gender, cons and scams, christmas, gay, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%