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A Boyfriend for My Wife (2008)
 6.7
 3K
A Boyfriend for My Wife (2008)
Original name: Un novio para mi mujer
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: El Tenso does not know how to face his ill-tempered wife, Tana, to tell her that he wants to separate. Carlos, a friend of Tenso, suggests him to invert the situation and cause Tana to leave him by hiring Cuervo Flores, an irresistible seducer, to try and charm his wife until she falls in love with him.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, dark humor
Plot: husband wife relationship, forbidden love, dull life, midlife crisis, manipulation, couples, crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, boyfriend, wooing, divorce, husband wife conflict, cuckold, manipulations, disorder, unfulfillment, cons and scams, nagging and grouching, wife, husband, love, marriage, birthday party, therapy, marriage counselor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina

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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, unfulfillment, couple relations, crumbling marriage and breakup mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like A Boyfriend for My Wife: 35 and Ticking (2011), Who Says It's Easy? (2007), South Kensington (2001), Divorce Italian Style (1961), Life's an Itch (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
35 and Ticking (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Centers around the lives of Victoria, Zenobia, Clevon, and Phil -- all friends approaching the age of 35 and struggling to build the families they've always dreamed of. While Zenobia (Nicole Ari Parker) is still looking for a man, Victoria ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, love and romance, comedy of errors, midlife crisis, couple relations, couples, disorder, buddies, wooing, thirtysomething life, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Who Says It's Easy? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A methodical man falls for a pregnant woman with a very particular life story.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, couples, sexual relations, sexual dysfunction, pregnancy, sexual content, profanity, car wash, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
South Kensington (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The movie's about some Italian men living in London and having their lives sweetened by having wealthy parents and meeting many attractive women and one whale of a woman.
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, humorous
Plot: looking for love, wooing, couples, unlikely partners, romance, love and romance, partners, englishman, house, student
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Divorce Italian Style (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A married Sicilian baron falls in love with his cousin and vows to wed her, but with divorce illegal he must concoct a crime of passion to do away with his wife.
Style: humorous, captivating, dark humor, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: divorce, manipulation, infidelity, couple relations, forbidden love, romance, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, family problems, crimes of passion, couples, cons and scams ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 18th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 4.3
 160
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, light, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, love triangle, couples, crumbling marriage, yoga, husband wife relationship, love, friendship, rivalry, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Alfredo, Alfredo (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Alfredo, a timid young Italian, lusts after and woos the beautiful Maria Rosa. But when he manages to marry her, he discovers life is not nearly so blissful as he expected.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: family life, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, couple relations, romance, wedding, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional marriage, unfulfillment, dishonesty, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 799
Paris Follies (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Long married 50-somethings Brigitte and Xavier are prize cattle breeders in regional France. Life is good, but the departure of their children from home has thrown Brigitte’s world into flux, as she finds herself locked into routine. She keeps ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couples, self discovery, couple relations, family relations, dull life, midlife crisis, disorder, husband wife relationship, adultery, infidelity, party, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
If a Man Answers (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Chantel worries about her new marriage to photographer Eugene failing so she decides to take her mother's advice and manipulate him. First, her mother gives her a book that will solve all her problems about how to treat a husband - namely a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: pregnancy, young lovers, breakup, infidelity, social differences, midlife crisis, feminism, media, gender, battle of the sexes, dishonesty, pets ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Easy Sex, Sad Movies (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Buenos Aires screenwriter Pablo is hired to write a new romantic comedy. As he begins his story, he visualizes his characters living in Madrid. Pablo creates a meet-cute between Marina and Víctor, a cute couple in Madrid who are soon totally in ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: couples, introspection, unfulfilled love, love affair, filmmaking, love and romance, romance, film within a film, bittersweet, unfulfillment, singleness, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Life After Love (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After 20 years of marriage and almost perfect love, Sophie leaves her husband Gilles for another guy. Many misadventures await Gilles in his nervous breakdown, while trying to get a way to reclaim his love back to Sophie.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: midlife crisis, breakup, life turned upside down, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, couples, disorder, love, marriage, husband wife relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: looking for love, couples, romance, lifestyle, best friends, wooing, love and romance, singleness, wedding, thirtysomething life, uninhibited rivalry, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, realistic
Plot: love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, best friends, couples, wooing, romance, miraculous event, friends, women
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 7K
Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, on the road, couples, disorder, romance, crumbling marriage, taxi, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 337
Saturday (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Argentina
Duration: 72 min.
Story: One more Saturday in a desolate Buenos Aires hard to recognize. Six young people that try to avoid their solitude by complicating their daily routes, unsuccessfully looking for a glance that changes something or a new sensation that reveals them ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, breakup, love affair, solitude, couples, pregnancy, forbidden love, village, lifestyle, crumbling marriage, romance, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 3K
Soof (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Soof is reaching 40 and has everything she ever wanted: three children, a small catering business, a sweet husband Kasper and a lovely home. Until she starts asking herself: 'is this all there is'?
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: infidelity, family problems, couples, couple relations, dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, unfulfillment, life turned upside down, disorder, dishonesty, cooking and food ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Wives and Lovers (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Wives and Lovers is a 1963 film directed by John Rich. It stars Janet Leigh and Van Johnson. Husband and wife Bill and Bertie Austin and their daughter live in a low-rent apartment. He's a struggling writer, at least until agent Lucinda Ford ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, gender bending, wooing, midlife crisis, family life, infidelity, love and romance, love triangle, friendship, suburbs, farce, rise to the top ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: connecticut, new york, new england, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Previous Engagement (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, Malta, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Julia Reynolds talks her husband into a family vacation in Malta she has a secret agenda: a date made twenty-five years earlier with her first love.
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, romance, lovers reunited, couple relations, dull life, family problems, mother daughter relationship, male female relationship, adultery, love, soul mate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Too Beautiful to Lie (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A professional lady con makes herself the pharmacist's fiancée overnight, and faces a disastrous blemish in her impeccable con-woman career.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: wedding, cons and scams, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, lie, taxi, police, love, pharmacist, jail ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 5.4
 708
I'm Staying (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A love triangle between a businessman, his wife, and a writer.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, dysfunctional family, love triangle, romance, dishonesty, infidelity, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, breakup, love and romance, couples, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 718
Valentino (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Italian car salesman wants to impress the woman of his dreams, but he gets entangled in his own web of lies.
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couple relations, couples, hidden identity, romance, dishonesty, disorder, taxi, highway, garage, speeding vehicle, speeding car, heart attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 ...
Plot: romance, love affair, couples, up and down relationship, sexual relations, breakup, emotionless, dull life, fall in love, society, rivalry, computers and web ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 593
Try Me (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Quand Yves-Marie, 9 ans, demande à Jacqueline, qui a son âge : "Epouse-moi", elle répond par une pirouette : "Le jour où tu vas dans les étoiles, je te donne ma main."
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, love triangle, romance, couples, wooing, love, astronaut, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, bird, hunting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Daddy or Mommy (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Florence and Vincent Leroy are a model couple. They have great jobs, a perfect marriage and delightful children. And now they want their divorce to be an equal success. But when they are both simultaneously promoted to their dream jobs, their ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, tense, touching ...
Plot: family problems, breakup, parents and children, rivalry, unfulfillment, family relations, family in crisis, family feud, husband wife relationship, life turned upside down, couples, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2000, year 2015, year 1999
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Ellis in Glamourland (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ten years after her failed marriage, recently fired mother Ellis 'El' Vermeulen and preteen son Thijs get peanuts while her ex spends everything on new flame Mirella. She finally takes Joane Collins' amoral course 'How To Marry A ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: single parent, starting over, couple relations, rich and poor, parents and children, family relations, couples, marriage, love, mother son relationship, society, clothing store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mato sem Cachorro (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The day a man almost runs-over a puppy, he meets the love of his life. The couple and their dog live the dream, until she wants out.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, dog, romance, disorder, pets, friendship, couple relations, breakup, love and romance, brazilian
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.4
 119
Dry Spell (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sasha tries to get her soon-to-be ex husband Kyle laid so she can move on with her sex life guilt-free.
Style: sex comedy, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: dating, divorce, love and romance, romance, loss of virginity, battle of the sexes, curses spells and rituals, sexual relations, twentysomething life, couple relations, wooing, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Table for Three (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A suddenly single guy invites what he thinks is a perfect couple to move into his apartment, only to discover they quickly insert themselves into all aspects of his life.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: crumbling marriage, love affair, romance, lifestyle, odd couple, breakup, looking for sex, thirtysomething life, singleness, roommate, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Yes, We're Open (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A couple confronts the true meaning of love, sex, and honesty.
Style: humorous, sexy, sex comedy, captivating, light ...
Plot: romance, sexual relations, couples, singleness, crumbling marriage, breakup, open relationship, friendship, loss of virginity, thirtysomething life, urban, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 678
On the Edge (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young game designer falls in love with an older woman and suddenly his whole life turns upside down.
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, unlikely couple, lifestyle, wooing, fall in love, love affair, looking for love, disorder, romance, older woman younger man relationship, love and romance, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Expiration Date (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Charlie Silvercloud III lives with the family curse, on his fathers and grandfathers 25th birthday they were killed by a milk truck. It is now Charlies turn.
Style: humorous, dark humor, semi serious, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: destiny, romance, couples, save the day, unfulfillment, curses spells and rituals, fall in love, family relations, family curse, love, coffin, death of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%