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20 30 40 (2004)
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20 30 40 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Wise, reflective and bittersweet, director/actor Sylvia Chang's Taipei-set triptych weaves through the lives of a 40-year-old divorcée (Chang), a thirtysomething flight attendant (Rene Liu) and an aspiring pop singer (Angelica Lee). Co-written by the three principals, the script's meditations on love, friendship and life choices are as thoughtful and intriguing as the performances are unforced.
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: lifestyle, romance, love and romance, couples, looking for love, strong female presence, singleness, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, female female relationship, divorce, marriage, tennis, stewardess, single woman, dentist, starting over, bittersweet, hopes, unfulfillment, lesbian, earthquake, hospital, singer, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and touching films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, looking for love, lifestyle, singleness and thirtysomething life mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like 20 30 40: The Personals (1998), Chance (2002), Matters of Life & Dating (2007), Look for a Star (2009), Turn Left, Turn Right (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Personals (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Personals is a movie for anyone who hasn't yet found what they're looking for or who remembers how tough it can be to find it. Rene Liu plays an eye doctor who's become disaffected with her present life and is craving something ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), couples, thirtysomething life, looking for love, singleness, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, suitor, eye, businessman, call girl ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
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95%
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Chance (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 'Chance' is a black comedy about how hard it is to find "the one". Mostly told from the point-of-view of a young, sexually aggressive woman, named Chance, whom according to her: "we're all out there looking for true ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, couples, wooing, romance, mother daughter relationship, twentysomething life, singleness, gays and lesbians, love and romance, relationships, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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80%
Matters of Life & Dating (2007)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Linda Dackman has been diagnosed with breast cancer, but this does not prevent she from seeing the positive side of life and continue their quest for Prince Charming.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: lifestyle, looking for love, couples, support group, romance, physical appearance, singleness, breast cancer, dating, friends, best friends, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Look for a Star (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Wealthy construction mogul Sam Ching (Andy Lau) and cabaret dancer Milan Sit (Qi Shu) fall madly in love with one another despite the class differences that would keep many couples apart. However, what Sit doesn't know is that Ching is the man ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, lifestyle, looking for love, love and romance, romance, couples, dancer's life, artists and showbiz, fall in love, singleness, cabaret, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Turn Left, Turn Right (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An aspiring violinist and a professional translator live parallel lives and appear to be perfect for each other, but somehow fate seems to keep them apart. Living in different units of the same apartment building, they never meet, because when they ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, romantic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, longing, destiny, love and romance, couples, romance, hopes, singleness, translator, male female relationship, irony, surrealism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Love in a Puff (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jimmy is a mild mannered advertising executive in his twenties. While smoking in an alley packed with booming loudmouth co-workers and sharing explicit gossips and horror stories, he befriends a misfit cosmetics salesgirl Cherie who also likes to ...
Style: realistic, emotional, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: rules and policies, workplace romance, wooing, workplace, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, misfit, makeup artist, twentysomething life, advertising ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Last International Playboy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When playboy and one-hit-wonder novelist Jack Frost (Jason Behr) learns that his childhood sweetheart is getting married, he tries to drown his sorrows by dramatically escalating his self-destructive drinking and womanizing. Frost's pals try to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: love triangle, lifestyle, love affair, best friends, couples, friends, introspection, haunted by the past, romance, human nature, looking for love, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, usa, asia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, best friends, romance, couples, lifestyle, starting over, love and romance, thirtysomething life, breakup, hopes, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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 ⇓
65%
Men in the City (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Following the love lives of different types of men in Amsterdam.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: battle of the sexes, couple relations, lifestyle, womanizer, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, romance, looking for love, couples, buddies, city life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
All My Friends Are Leaving Brisbane (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Anthea is 25, single, hates her job – and all her friends are leaving Brisbane. Should she follow the herd to Sydney or London? Is there anything worth staying for now that her best friend Michael finally has a girlfriend? This film tells a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, romance, starting over, hopes, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for love, couples, love and romance, best friends, youth, unfulfilled love, city life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Shut Up and Kiss Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ben is 35, facing the unsatisfying suburban dating world, and looking for more then just sex. Nightmarish attempts with video dating, bad gym run-ins, and his uproarious friends signing him up with online match-making sites have got him nowhere. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: gay, looking for love, romance, couples, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, love and romance, gender, opposites attract, couple relations, singleness, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Hot Summer Days (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In "Hot Summer Days" a hot summer heat wave engulfs the Chinese territory, while the movie covers the lives of various characters during that time. There's chaffeur Wah who tries to woo foot masseur Li Yan via text messages, air ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, romance, obsession, couple relations, couples, singleness, wooing, summer, holiday, multiple storylines, city life, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Save the Date (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After breaking up with her boyfriend, a bookstore manager resists a seemingly perfect guy's attempts to woo her.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, breakup, looking for love, couples, love and romance, romance, family relations, siblings relations, singleness, couple relations, girlfriend, sister ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Love on a Diet (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sammi Cheng plays Mimi Mo, a young exchange student to Japan who met and fell in love with a budding pianist, Kurokawa, played by Rikiya Kurokawa. Kurokawa eventually leaves to study music in the USA and returns to Japan as a famous musician. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: unlikely couple, against the odds, fall in love, looking for love, couples, romance, farce, friends, unfulfillment, love and romance, fat suit
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dog Trick (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A shy but very romantic young man tries to meet a girl by walking a borrowed dog. The trick works unbelievably well. They fall in love.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, romance, wooing, couples, love and romance, student, airport, dog, dog walker, taxi driver, tennis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Funny Ha Ha (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Unsure of what to do next, 23-year-old Marnie tries her best to navigate life after college in this romantic comedy. Still partying like there's no tomorrow, Marnie drags herself out of bed for her miserable temp job and can't decide ...
Style: mumblecore, touching, humorous, clever, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, friendship, looking for love, youth, romance, college, school, couples, friends, twentysomething life, love and romance, human nature ...
Time: contemporary
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51%
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Novel Romance (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Book editor Max Normane can perfect anyone’s story apart from her own. Highly successful but highly single, she comes up with a novel plan: a publication in exchange for a sperm donation. But will she get her happy ending?
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, single parent, mother, looking for love, couples, workplace situations, couple relations, family relations, workplace, love and romance, lifestyle, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, venice california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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
Plot: singleness, looking for love, couples, physical appearance, romance, love and romance, sexual content, friends, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, introspection, lifestyle, starting over, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, romance, hopes, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Baggage Claim (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Pledging to keep herself from being the oldest and the only woman in her entire family never to wed, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: stewardess, marriage proposal, looking for love, couple relations, lifestyle, family relations, romance, siblings relations, disorder, couples, nothing goes right, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Flirting with Forty (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A divorcee has a passionate affair with a much younger surfing instructor in Hawaii.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, surfing, romance, thirtysomething life, family relations, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, couples, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
30 Years to Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: First of all, the title does not refer to someone sentenced to jail. It is a movie about 6 lifetime friends who are all hitting the big `3-0' together during the same year. Each one looks inside themselves to see where has my life gone and what ...
Style: witty, humorous, sincere, touching, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, love and romance, starting over, buddies, looking for love, midlife crisis, lifestyle, human nature, society, romance, relationship vs career, friends ...
Time: future
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Shoppen (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An almost bombproof method of staying single is called "speed dating". 18 people participate in such an event. Nine men and nine women are sitting opposite each other in order to sell optimally under the pressure of time and to find a ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, looking for love, lifestyle, couples, new love, singleness, partnership, dating, shallowness, love and romance, loneliness, unsociability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
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French Film (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jed prepares to interview French cineaste and self-appointed expert on the nature of love - Thierry Grimandi. The worldly and somewhat jaded Jed is dead-set on dismissing the auteur's musings as pompous and, well French, until his own ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, clever
Plot: social differences, best friends, opposites attract, thirtysomething life, couples, looking for love, battle of the sexes, couple relations, lifestyle, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 453
BachelorMan (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In these times of enlightened sexual politics, Ted Davis is a scoring machine. He's got the rap, the charm and his little black book weighs several pounds. Ted has become a guru to his buddies who can only aspire in awe to his greatness. This ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, womanizer, lifestyle, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, fall in love, couples, love and romance, romance, wooing, looking for love, true love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Love Conquers Paul (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Comedy - Brendan Bradley, Russell Garofalo, Elizabeth Wood
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: voyeurism, lifestyle, looking for love, dishonesty, misfit, stalking, love and romance, romance, social misfits, small town, twentysomething life, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
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Lola Versus (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Just three weeks before her wedding, Lola (Greta Gerwig) finds herself suddenly without a partner when her longtime fiance, Luke (Joel Kinnaman), dumps her. With her 30th birthday looming and being forced to re-enter the New York City dating scene, ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: breakup, couples, romance, starting over, best friends, singleness, disorder, life turned upside down, hopes, lifestyle, introspection, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Irene in Time (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film about the complex relationships between fathers and daughters, and the potential lifelong consequences of those relationships.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, touching, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: haunted by the past, couples, family relations, introspection, couple relations, looking for love, romance, strong female presence, sexual content, parents and children, hopes, dating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Whatcha Wearin'? (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Yoon-Jung accidentally calls a stranger, instead of her boyfriend, and has phone sex with the unknown man. When Yoon-Jung's relationship with her boyfriend turns sour, Yoon-Jung meets Hyun-Seung, the stranger she had phone sex with.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: couples, fall in love, starting over, phone sex, romance, sexual relations, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, breakup, thirtysomething life, infidelity, masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%