Movies like Ladies in Black

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Ladies in Black (2018)
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Ladies in Black (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Adapted from the bestselling novel by Madeleine St John, Ladies in Black is an alluring and tender-hearted comedy drama about the lives of a group of department store employees in 1959 Sydney.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, stylized, inspirational, light
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: department store, fashion, female friendship, career, rise to the top, love and romance, opportunity, business, rivalry, feminism, blonde, immigrants, dress, pretty woman, hungarian
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1959
Place: australia, sydney australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, light and feel good films with plots about love and romance, romance, female protagonist, friendship, couples, fashion and women mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Ladies in Black: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017), Cable Girls (2017), Working Girl (1988), Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009), Memoirs of a Geisha (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: It’s 1958 Manhattan and Miriam “Midge” Maisel has everything she’s ever wanted - the perfect husband, kids, and Upper West Side apartment. But when her life suddenly takes a turn and Midge must start over, she discovers a previously unknown ...
Style: witty, feel good, captivating, atmospheric, uplifting
Plot: female protagonist, divorce, jewish family, comedian, career, husband wife relationship, breakup, judaism, stand up comedian, jewish, fashion, single mother ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, new york
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 7.6
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Cable Girls (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: In 1920s Madrid, four women at the National Telephone Company ring in revolution as they deal with romance, envy and the modern workplace.
Style: captivating, stylized, atmospheric, romantic, motivational
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female friendship, female protagonist, workplace, women, telephone, love and romance, workplace romance, independence, job, woman, class differences, spanish civil war ...
Time: 1920s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
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Working Girl (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Witty, romantic look at life in the corporate jungle. Tess McGill is an ambitious secretary with a unique approach for climbing the ladder to success. When her classy, but villainous boss breaks a leg skiing, Tess takes over her office, her ...
Style: captivating, feel good, talky, humorous, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: secretary, career woman, business, workplace romance, rise to the top, career, love and romance, boss, wall street, hopes, determination, workplace ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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100%
Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping-a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her favorite fashion magazine, but can't quite get her foot in the door-until ...
Style: feel good, light, romantic, sweet, ridiculous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: shopping, fashion, addiction, love and romance, overnight success, rise to the top, debt, city life, temptation, fashion industry, lifestyle, journalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Bridget Jones is becoming uncomfortable in her relationship with Mark Darcy. Apart from discovering that he's a conservative voter, she has to deal with a new boss, a strange contractor and the worst vacation of her life.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, sweet, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: looking for love, love triangle, happy ending, romance, thirtysomething life, opposites attract, verbal byplay, diary, old love, intern, law firm, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, london, bangkok thailand, new york, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan, France
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.
Style: captivating, sentimental, dramatic, sexy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: geisha, women, brothel, japanese culture, rivalry, mentor, love and romance, loss of virginity, unfulfilled love, orphan, jealousy, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 1920s, 30s, 20s ...
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 37K
Sabrina (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: An ugly duckling having undergone a remarkable change, still harbors feelings for her crush: a carefree playboy, but not before his business-focused brother has something to say about it.
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, sweet, light ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: cinderella story, millionaire, love triangle, romance, fall in love, family relations, workaholic, forbidden love, love and romance, couple relations, unrequited love, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, long island, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 4K
The Model (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When emerging fashion model Emma gets a chance to pursue her dream of becoming an international top model, she leaves her everyday life in Denmark behind, and moves to Paris. At a photo shoot in her new hometown, she meets the attractive ...
Style: captivating, talky, melancholic, sexy, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: model, fashion, fashion photographer, jealousy, love triangle, love interest, fashion model, male nudity, rise to the top, rape, modeling, society ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sex and the City (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A New York writer on sex and love is finally getting married to her Mr. Big. But her three best girlfriends must console her after one of them inadvertently leads Mr. Big to jilt her.
Style: witty, light, romantic, emotional, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: fashion, love and romance, friends, friendship, city life, lifestyle, sexual relations, couple relations, family relations, urban, couples, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Sex and the City 2 (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Carrie, Charlotte, and Miranda are all married now, but they're still up for a little fun in the sun. When Samantha gets the chance to visit one of the most extravagant vacation destinations on the planet and offers to bring them all along, ...
Style: stylized, witty, realistic, semi serious, visually appealing ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: fashion, female friendship, friendship, male objectification, battle of the sexes, couples, sexual relations, love and romance, society, lifestyle, vacation, travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1986, year 1989 ...
Place: middle east, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 23K
What Men Want (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Magically able to hear what men are thinking, a sports agent uses her newfound ability to turn the tables on her overbearing male colleagues.
Style: light, captivating, feel good, semi serious, emotional
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: female protagonist, prodigy, rise to the top, homosexual, sex scene, male female relationship, spoken inner thoughts, coworker relationship, adultery, slumber party, psychic, psychic power ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
How to Be Single (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love.
Style: romantic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: singleness, couple relations, romance, breakup, looking for love, love and romance, bar, women, sex, drinking alcohol, drinking, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, singleness, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: female friendship, family relations, terminal illness, loss of daughter, parents and children, best friends, male objectification, family problems, friendship, social relations, small town life, friendship between women ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 26K
Book Club (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading Fifty Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.
Style: light, romantic, ironic, humorous, melancholic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: female friendship, book, female protagonist, dating, online dating, friendship, kiss, drinking alcohol, drinking, dinner, reading a book, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 365
Turning 30!!! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Naina's story as she grapples with heartbreak, and a crisis in her advertising career in the face of her 30th birthday. And as she fights her anxiety and fears about being 30 years old, Naina realises there's a lot of growing up to be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, sincere, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, city life, couples, female protagonist, fired from the job, breakup, fall in love, career, society, rivalry, friendship, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 101K
Bride Wars (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two best friends become rivals when their respective weddings are accidentally booked for the same day.
Style: romantic, feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: wedding, friendship, wedding preparations and rituals, rivalry, women, event planner, romance, wedding planner, couple relations, female friendship, best friends, wedding ceremony ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Love & Friendship (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, France, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and ...
Style: romantic, witty, stylized, light, talky ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, family outing
Plot: jane austen, friendship, period piece, love, manipulation, relationships, culture clash, romance, family, betrayal, love story, adaptation ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 19th century, 1920s
Place: england, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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It Could Happen to You (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Charlie Lang is a simple, kindhearted New York City cop. When he realizes he has no money to tip waitress Yvonne Biasi, Lang offers her half the winnings of his lottery ticket. Amazingly, the ticket happens to be a winner, in the sum of $4 million. ...
Style: sweet, sentimental, romantic, feel good, light ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: lottery ticket, dysfunctional marriage, love triangle, romance, love and romance, hopes, rise to the top, lottery, greed, generosity, kindness, price of fame ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.5
 382
The Gigolo (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fung looks like a super-heartthrob and was bon with a special endowment, making him the high school idol. He was expelled from school when he was caught fighting on campus. When his mom, the sole provider of his family with her poultry business, had ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, touching, erotic
Plot: gigolo, sex scene, coitus, love and romance, couples, rivalry, rise to the top, fame, family relations, friendship, male prostitute, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Airplane Mode (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Ana, an influencer, crashes her car while talking on the phone, she's shipped to her grumpy grandfather's farm -- and forced into a digital detox.
Style: captivating, sentimental, sweet, feel good
Audience: chick flick
Plot: teen romance, fashion, teenager, fashion show, social media, friendship, escapades, youth, friends, love, rivalry, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 2K
Animals (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Australia, Ireland, Finland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Laura and Tyler are best friends and drinking buddies whose hedonistic existence falls under the creeping horror of adulthood when Laura gets engaged to Jim – an ambitious pianist who surprisingly decides to go teetotal.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, captivating
Plot: female friendship, women, hedonism, friendship, adulthood, alcohol, female director, thirtysomething life, family relations, feminism, society, love and romance ...
Place: south australia, britain, england, adelaide south australia, manchester ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Four best friends (Tibby, Lena, Carmen & Bridget) who buy a mysterious pair of pants that fits each of them, despite their differing sizes, and makes whoever wears them feel fabulous. When faced with the prospect of spending their first ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: first love, coming of age, teenage love, teenage girl, female friendship, self discovery, letter, summer, jeans, best friends, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, mexico, south carolina, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.
Style: feel good, witty, sentimental, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, love story, diary, thirtysomething life, looking for love, love and romance, holiday, christmas, love triangle, flirting, couples, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.3
 2K
Mahogany (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tracy, an aspiring designer from the slums of Chicago puts herself through fashion school in the hopes of becoming one of the world's top designers. Her ambition leads her to Rome spurring a choice between the man she loves or her newfound ...
Style: sentimental, atmospheric, captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fashion, fashion designer, ghetto, shallowness, couples, ambition, society, love affair, couple relations, rich and poor, relationship vs career, workplace ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Baby, Baby, Baby (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The relationship between two mismatched people who try to move past their baggage to make their love work.
Style: romantic, light, sweet, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, brawl, understanding, friends, actor's life, romance, dating, couples, society, renewed love, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.9
 3K
Coco Chanel (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, France, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Italian-French-British TV film targeting the US audience, about the fashion icon Coco Chanel. The film begins with the fashion goddess (deftly played by Shirley MacLaine) in her twilight years, steeped in wealth and fame, still issuing game-changing ...
Style: based on true events, realistic, serious, touching, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fashion, tragic love, relationship vs career, designer, rise to the top, lifestyle, ambition, follow your dream, feminism, fashion designer, orphan, eccentricity ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 1900s, turn of the century, 1890s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 56K
Last Christmas (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Kate is a young woman subscribed to bad decisions. Her last date with disaster? That of having accepted to work as Santa's elf for a department store. However, she meets Tom there. Her life takes a new turn. For Kate, it seems too good to be ...
Style: touching, sincere, surprise ending, sweet, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas eve, christmas, holiday, male female friendship, young man, young girl, mother daughter conflict, aspiring singer, romance, homeless woman, drinking contest, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, year 1999, year 2017
Place: london, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Doctor Doctor (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Hugh Knight, a rising heart surgeon who is gifted, charming and infallible. He is a hedonist who, due to his sheer talent, believes he can live outside the rules. His "work hard, play harder" philosophy is about to come back ...
Style: light, emotional, semi serious, ironic, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: doctor, small town, surgeon, medical, family relations, love and romance, quitting a job, society, fired from the job, hometown, surgical gown, dental mask ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
For Lovers Only (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: FOR LOVERS ONLY is a story of a MAN and a WOMAN in love. After seeing each other for the first time in years while on separate work assignments in Paris, the LOVERS flee together and travel by train, car and motorcycle, as their love affair takes ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, captivating, light, humorous ...
Plot: romance, couple relations, lovers reunited, couples, haunted by the past, on the road, journey, fall in love, old love, love affair, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, french riviera
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22%