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A Boyfriend for My Wife (2008)
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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, non-linear, neo screwball comedy
Plot: husband wife relationship, boyfriend, forbidden love, midlife crisis, couples, manipulation, crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, dull life, divorce, wooing, cuckold, husband wife conflict, husband, wife, dark humor, disorder, unfulfillment, cons and scams, love, party, friendship between men, nagging wife, therapy, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and captivating films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, love and crumbling marriage mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like A Boyfriend for My Wife: I Married a Dumbass (2016), 35 and Ticking (2011), Who Says It's Easy? (2007), South Kensington (2001), Divorce Italian Style (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Married a Dumbass (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Florencia, a rising actress, ends up falling in love with her co-star, a famous film star. When they decide to marry, Florencia becomes aware that in reality she fell in love with the character and that her husband is indeed a real idiot.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, light, neo screwball comedy
Plot: husband wife relationship, marriage crisis, actress, actor, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, fall in love, desire for fame, celebrity, lifestyle, married couple, showbiz ...
Place: argentina
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100%
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, comedy of errors, midlife crisis, love and romance, disorder, couples, wooing, couple relations, buddies, thirtysomething life, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: semi serious, touching, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, fall in love, couples, romance, love and romance, sexual dysfunction, sexual relations, pregnancy, sexual content, lesbian, neighbor, car wash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: captivating, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: looking for love, wooing, couples, romance, unlikely partners, empire, partners, love and romance, student, house, englishman
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, witty, atmospheric, light, talky ...
Plot: divorce, manipulation, murder, cousin cousin relationship, romance, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family problems, crimes of passion, forbidden love, couple relations, sicilian ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 18th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental
Plot: couples, self discovery, couple relations, family relations, midlife crisis, dull life, disorder, husband wife relationship, infidelity, adultery, party, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Marriage on the Rocks (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ad-agency president Dan Edwards who, when he goes to Mexico to celebrate his nineteenth wedding anniversary, winds up getting divorced by mistake - whereupon his wife Valerie marries his best friend Ernie Brewer by mistake. Frank's future pop ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, retro ...
Plot: divorce, misunderstanding, marriage, wedding, manipulation, family gatherings, friends, reluctant partners, dishonesty, remarry, crumbling marriage, figment ...
Time: 60s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Alfredo, Alfredo (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 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, sexy ...
Plot: family life, romance, couple relations, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, dysfunctional marriage, husband wife relationship, wedding, photographer, love triangle, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, battle of the sexes, media, gender, feminism, infidelity, midlife crisis, social differences, love, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Lost and Found (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: TV writer Ji-ho (Jin-hie Park) has been secretly in love with Min-woo (Ki-woo Lee) for the last 10 years. After a night of binge-drinking, she wakes up to face the worst day of her life. She wakes up to find that she has just gotten fired for low ...
Style: light, captivating, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: romance, memory loss, couples, disorder, hidden identity, love, fall in love, wooing, rehabilitation, friendship, accident, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: couples, introspection, bittersweet, romance, unfulfilled love, filmmaking, love affair, love and romance, sexual content, artists and showbiz, singleness, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Love, Wedding, Marriage (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A happy newlywed marriage counselor's views on wedded bliss get thrown for a loop when she finds out her parents are getting divorced.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: renewed love, marriage, true love, love and romance, crumbling marriage, parents separation, family relations, family problems, couples, parents and children, couple relations, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, lifestyle, best friends, love and romance, wooing, couples, romance, singleness, wedding, uninhibited rivalry, high school, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
My First Wedding (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On her wedding day, Adrian, nervous, make a small mistake that aims to hide Leonora, his girlfriend, to avoid problems. But far from avoiding them, complicates the matter and the party runs the risk of end badly, like the future marriage of the ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: romance, wedding, love affair, couples, politics, clergy, save the day, nothing goes right, love, wedding ring, friendship, wedding day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, whimsical
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, life turned upside down, unlikely couple, on the road, disorder, couples, romance, road trip, love, taxi, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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, humorous, touching, sincere ...
Plot: breakup, love and romance, love affair, dark humor, solitude, couples, journalism, lifestyle, romance, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, forbidden love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, family life, family problems, couple relations, couples, nothing goes right, cooking and food, family relations, life turned upside down, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, actor's life, love and romance, lifestyle, dishonesty, writer's life, rise to the top, crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, artists and showbiz, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 60s
Place: connecticut, new england, new york, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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: realistic, sincere, touching, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, romance, love and romance, lovers reunited, family problems, dull life, couple relations, mother daughter relationship, adultery, love, male female relationship, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, malta
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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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, realistic, humorous, light, feel good ...
Plot: divorce, romance, love and romance, battle of the sexes, couples, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, sexual relations, sex scene, unrequited love, love affair, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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21%
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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: semi serious, witty, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: battle of the sexes, love triangle, dysfunctional family, infidelity, rivalry, couples, couple relations, dishonesty, family problems, crumbling marriage, breakup, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, romantic
Plot: romance, wedding, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, lie, love story, asian, daughter in law, pig, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, dog, romance, disorder, friendship, pets, brazilian, breakup, couple relations, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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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: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous
Plot: couple relations, hidden identity, dishonesty, romance, couples, disorder, highway, taxi, heart attack, car salesman, sports car, garage ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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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: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: odd couple, love affair, breakup, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, romance, roommate, singleness, looking for sex, thirtysomething life, love and romance, silly humor ...
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20%
Hello! How Are You? (2010)
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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: humorous, semi serious, captivating, atmospheric, light ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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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: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, romance, love triangle, couples, wooing, love, astronaut, friendship, love and romance, couple relations, hunting, bird ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Muffin Top: A Love Story (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "Muffin Top: A Love Story" is the story of Suzanne (Cathryn Michon) a Women's Studies Pop Culture professor at Malibu University, who studies images of women in the media for a living, and yet is made insecure by the constant parade ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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20%
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: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic, offbeat
Plot: destiny, romance, couples, save the day, family relations, dark humor, curses spells and rituals, fall in love, unfulfillment, family curse, love, death of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., seattle
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20%