Movies like Straight From the Heart

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Straight From the Heart (2003)
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Straight From the Heart (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jordan Donavan, a photographer in New York, is so disappointed when after five years of going steady Edward Morgan offers her not marriage but just to move in with him, that she accepts the match-making arranged via a magazine by her female friend with Tyler Ross, a horse rancher in the West, whose candidacy was actually also posted by his sister. After a bad start they soon grow closer.
Style: sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous, light, romantic, captivating, realistic, entertaining
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, fish out of water, romance, love and romance, couples, male female relationship, marriage proposal, relationships, couple relations, love triangle, tragic love, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, romantic triangle, misfit, disorder, wedding, photographer, birthday, horse riding, getting home, brother sister relationship, boyfriend, broken engagement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, wyoming, usa

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Most similar movies to Straight From the Heart

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, couple relations, fall in love, love affair and relationships mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Straight From the Heart: Bed of Roses (1996), Old Fashioned (2014), Meet Prince Charming (2002), Peter and Vandy (2009), Hitched for the Holidays (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bed of Roses (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The seeds of love are planted when Lisa, a high-powered investment banker, receives flowers from a secret admirer. But when his fairy-tale fantasies clash with her workaholic ways, they soon find out that sometimes, it's harder than it seems ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: florist, family relations, romance, wooing, couples, workaholic, opposites attract, starting over, hopes, love and romance, haunted by the past, looking for love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
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100%
Hotaru the Movie: It's Only a Little Light in My Life (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Set two years after after "Hotaru no Hikari" drama series, Hotaru Amemiya learns that her boss and now husband Seichi Takano has dreamed of vacationing in Rome, Italy like in the movie "Roman Holiday". Hotaru then makes plans to ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, couples, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, misfit, strong female presence, nothing goes right, disorder, twentysomething life, fish out of water, east asian woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Old Fashioned (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A romantic-drama, OLD FASHIONED centers on Clay Walsh, a former frat boy who gives up his carousing and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, uplifting, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, opposites attract, buddies, fall in love, couple relations, couples, introspection, romance, hopes, haunted by the past, small town, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Meet Prince Charming (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jonathan 'Jack' Harris is a waiter, who hopes to start a newspaper called The Tribeca Times, after the part of Manhattan where he lives, and while struggling to find advertisers and stories decides to do one on Internet dating services, so ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, opposites attract, hidden identity, fall in love, couples, romance, disorder, internet dating, computers and web, love and romance, misfit, apartment ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Peter and Vandy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Flashbacks and flash-forwards illustrate the rise and fall of a love affair between two New Yorkers.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, sexual content, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breakup, bittersweet, urban, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Hitched for the Holidays (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A couple of single adults agree to pose as each others significant other throughout the holidays to keep their meddling families from harassing them, only to find that their feelings for each other are real.
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, romance, fall in love, couples, family relations, holiday, family gatherings, couple relations, love and romance, singleness, pretend relationship, hanukkah
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Class (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Preppy and wealthy Whitt Sheffield is in his last semester of law school when a professor assigns him to act as an advocate for a young, single mother who needs help finding - and keeping - a job. Whitt, whose snooty father wants Whitt to follow him ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, law student, fall in love, romance, couples, rich and poor, parents and children, society, law school, lawyers and clients, lawyer, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Lovers' Concerto (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lee Ji-hwan receives photographs in the mail that reminds him of how he met two girls, Shim Su-in and Kim Gyeong-heui, one summer five years ago. He shares his memories with his friend Cheol-hyeon. He recalls initially being in love with Su-in, but ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, friendship, couples, love and romance, friends, love story, couple relations, relationships, romantic relationship, love affair, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Gabriela (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mike is romantic and persistent, a social worker at a psychiatric clinic who falls for a new intern. Gabriela is passionate; she's also engaged; although her love for her fiance Patrick seems more fraternal than erotic, she has an overwhelming ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, opposites attract, fall in love, couples, power relations, family relations, couple relations, looking for love, romance, social worker, engagement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Four of Hearts (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Like many couples, April and Derrick feel like the spark is missing from their marriage. With the demands of work and their hectic schedules, they find themselves in a six-month dry spell. Desperate to shake up their love life and rekindle their ...
Style: captivating, light, romantic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: love and romance, swingers, open marriage, jealous husband, swinger, relationships, love interest, love triangle, relationship problems, romantic rivalry, jealousy, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Longest Week (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As he eases into adulthood at the age of forty, Conrad Valmont, the over-educated, under-employed heir to the Valmont Hotel fortune, is cut off from his allowance following his parents abrupt divorce and tossed out into the unforgiving streets of ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, romantic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, fall in love, down on your luck, love and romance, love, secret, money, couples, couple relations, love triangle, love story, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Christmas Ornament (2013)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Newly widowed Kathy plans to skip out on decking the halls and trimming the tree this Christmas, trying to avoid anything that will bring back memories of her late husband. The only Christmas tradition she will observe is baking cookies for her ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: christmas, love and romance, couples, romance, couple relations, widow, holiday, romantic friendship, love affair, fall in love, relationships, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
What I Did for Love (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Call him a city slicker. Call him a tenderfoot. But don't call him a member of the family--yet. Rising L.A. lawyer James White is going home for the holidays with his fiancée, Sadie Ryder, to finally meet her family in rural Pine Gap. After ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, meet the parents, farm, win over, family relations, couples, family life, wedding, fish out of water, parents and children, lawyer, father in law son in law relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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 ⇓
70%
Love at the Thanksgiving Day Parade (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: As Chicago gears up for its annual Thanksgiving Day parade, Emily Jones, an eager parade coordinator is shocked when Henry Williams, a wealthy new development consultant, is brought in to analyze the parade's finances.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: thanksgiving, romance, couples, opposites attract, reluctant partners, partners, unlikely couple, fall in love, love and romance, christmas, kiss, car driving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Cosmopolitan (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A single bachelor, an oddly attractive neighbor and a popular women's magazine are the ingredients of this delicious romance that pays homage to classic Bollywood cinema while spinning a unique modern love story.
Style: humorous, touching, sincere, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wooing, opposites attract, odd couple, immigrants, suburbs, love and romance, society, couples, romance, bittersweet, interracial relations, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, mongolia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Au Revoir Taipei (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kai (Jack Yao), who works at his parent's noodle shop by day and spends his nights in a bookstore to learn French, decides to go to Paris after his girlfriend, who recently left for Paris, dumps him by phone. Then the local neighborhood mafia ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, couples, couple relations, fall in love, disorder, misfit, nothing goes right, fish out of water, love and romance, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, taiwan, asia, paris france, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: semi serious, touching, humorous, tense, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, fall in love, disorder, couple relations, dishonesty, parents and children, romance, family relations, wooing, love and romance, hidden identity, graduate student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2 (2014)
Genre: Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Hong Kong action auteur Johnnie To indulges his silly side with this hilariously inventive sequel to his hit romantic comedy, about two former lovers who find themselves irresistibly drawn back together — despite the fact that each of them is ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, dishonesty, mistaken identity, disorder, comedy of errors, fall in love, couple relations, infidelity, couples, romance, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, love triangle, obsession, romance, love and romance, couples, thirtysomething life, love story, love affair, romantic rivalry, romantic relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Your Life in 65 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Sunday, three young friends read the obituary of a schoolmate with whom long ago they lost contact. They go to the morgue and realize that they are wrong: that burial is not that of their fellow student. From this, the confusion and random weave a ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Plot: friendship, partners, friends, love affair, twentysomething life, couples, mistaken identity, love and romance, buddies, gender, gay friend, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Nine Chronicles for a Screaming Heart (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a mosaic of human relationships and day-to-day situations, men and women of different ages feel a pressing need to reinvent themselves. As they cross each other's paths, they all are at a turning point in their lives.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: couple relations, introspection, couples, hopes, starting over, solitude, life changing, love and romance, relationships, self discovery, romantic relationship, coping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
A Soldier's Love Story (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ten year old Jared Marshall's life crumbled down after his parents' divorce a year ago. Not only does his dad put his job first since, mother uproots him from Iowa by moving in with her ma so she can take a job in California. When ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic
Audience: family outing, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, romance, parents and children, family relations, single parent, soldier, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, single mother, absent father, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, europe, bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Tbilisi, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Georgia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Following "Paris, Je t'aime" "New York,I Love You" and "Rio, Eu Te Amo" “Tbilisi, I Love You” has become the next film in the “Cities of Love” franchise.
Style: atmospheric, touching, sexy, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, romance, friendship, couples, culture clash, fall in love, couple relations, city life, sexual relations, sexual content, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Fall (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: For Michael Shiver, life as an easy-going cab driver in New York suddenly changes when he picks up supermodel Sarah Easton and falls head over heels in love. But Sarah has more than just passion on her mind; she also has a husband and a glamorous ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, romantic, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, destiny, infidelity, love affair, love and romance, opposites attract, couples, supermodel, extramarital affair, poetry, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Bigger Than the Sky (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being dumped by his girlfriend, a man stuck in a deadend life decides to audition for a small role in a local community theatre's production of Cyrano de Bergerac. Despite having no experience as an actor, he lands the lead role, which ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, starting over, fish out of water, love triangle, fall in love, couple relations, couples, romance, play within film, hopes, love and romance, mine ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, captivating ...
Plot: love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, couples, wooing, best friends, love affair, relationship problems, sexual humor, romantic triangle, male female relationship, relationships, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Lion's Heart (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ivana Cornejo is just getting used to being single again after her divorce three years ago. After an exasperating call from her ex-husband, she throws her cell phone away. Fortunately, the man who finds it calls her to return it, and to her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, sincere, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, couples, unlikely couple, introspection, shallowness, romance, romantic relationship, dwarf, prejudice, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Finding Christmas (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Single mother Ryan has just about given up on dating after her divorce, happily accepting her young son as the most important man in her life. That all changes when Ryan's brother Owen, also feeling unlucky in love after a bad breakup, swaps ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, captivating, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, love and romance, fall in love, couples, single parent, family relations, looking for love, romance, ex girlfriend, christmas dinner, songwriter, advertising agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Comrades: Almost a Love Story (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jun arrives in Hong Kong from mainland China, hoping to be able to earn enough money to marry his girlfriend back home. He meets the streetwise Qiao and they become friends. As friendship turns into love, problems develop, and although they seem ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, touching, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, urban, friendship, tragic love, lovers reunited, couple relations, down on your luck, culture clash, society, hopes, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, north america, east asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%