Movies like The Best Man

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The Best Man (1999)
 6.7
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The Best Man (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding. Once there, he reunites with the rest of his college circle.
Style: romantic, clever, feel good, humorous, sexy, melancholic, dramatic, witty, talky, intense ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, gangsters, corruption, friendship, romance, african american, infidelity, catastrophe, football, twists and turns, relationships, women, hunting, family, writers, college, stalker, betrayal, hip hop, justice, black cast, fantasy world, destiny, brutality, cheating ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, new york, usa

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Most similar movies to The Best Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out feel good, semi serious, realistic and humorous films with plots about dialogue, culture clash, mentor, destiny, catastrophe, brutality and storytelling mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Best Man: Two Can Play That Game (2001), Love Jones (1997), The Wood (1999), The Brothers (2001), Brown Sugar (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Two Can Play That Game (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vivica A. Fox sizzles as a woman scorned who plans to get her man back by any means necessary. In this comedy about players and those who "get played." As corporate overachiever and all-around fly chick Shanté Smith, Fox thinks she's ...
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, cheerleading, battle of the sexes, mentor, looking for love, ambition, mind game, cheating, couple relations, contests and competitions, buddies, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, san francisco
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 7.3
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Love Jones (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Darius Lovehall is a young black poet in Chicago who starts dating Nina Moseley, a beautiful and talented photographer. While trying to figure out if they've got a "love thing" or are just "kicking it," they hang out with ...
Style: sexy, romantic, light, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, sex, love affair, friendship, women, life philosophy, lifestyle, opposites attract, writer's life, love, gangsters, hip hop ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
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The Wood (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the panicky, uncertain hours before his wedding, a groom with prenuptial jitters and his two best friends reminisce about growing up together in the middle-class African-American neighborhood of Inglewood, California. Flashing back to the ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, high school, friendship between men, african american, homecoming, wedding, family relations, best friends, adolescence vs adulthood, siblings relations, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new jersey, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 5K
The Brothers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the other three friends find themselves having to ...
Style: romantic, melancholic, light, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, relationships, african american, women, marriage, stereotypes, brothers, lifestyle, hip hop, love and romance, battle of the sexes, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Brown Sugar (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sidney is a writer who's just left her L.A. Times music review gig to edit New York hip-hop magazine XXL. Dre is an executive with a hip-hop record company based in New York. They've known each other since they met as children, when both ...
Style: feel good, romantic, intense, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: hip hop, romance, friendship, infidelity, music, love triangle, looking for love, fall in love, couples, gangsters, happy ending, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california, new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Through good times and bad, Stella and Delilah have always had each other. Now, Stella's so busy building a life that she's forgotten how to really live. But Delilah is about to change all that. What starts as a quick trip to Jamaica, end ...
Style: sexy, touching, romantic, feel good, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, friendship, romance, couples, love and romance, unlikely couple, self discovery, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, love affair, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s
Place: jamaica, caribbean, africa, san francisco, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 8K
Soul Food (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Traditional Sunday dinners at Mama Joe's (Irma P. Hall) turn sour when sisters Teri (Vanessa L. Williams), Bird (Nia Long) and Maxine (Vivica A. Fox) start bringing their problems to the dinner table in this ensemble comedy. When tragedy ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, sexy, intense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: food, sisters, hip hop, women, thanksgiving, family relations, cooking and food, divorce, catastrophe, hospital, infidelity, adaptation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Moonlight and Valentino (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Four women who discover untapped strength within themselves when they finally let go of what divides them
Style: sentimental, touching, sexy, visually appealing, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: women, romance, friendship, bittersweet, death of husband, widow, grief, fight scenes, redemption, relationships, revenge, runaway ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Breakin' All the Rules (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspired by his fiancée (who dumped him), a man publishes a break-up handbook for men, becoming a bestselling author in the process.
Style: humorous, entertaining, melancholic, stylized, talky ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, love and romance, comedy of errors, looking for love, friendship, breakup, dishonesty, battle of the sexes, couple relations, gangsters, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 2K
Angie (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Angie lives in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn, N.Y. and dreams of a better life than everyone she knows. When she finds that she is pregnant by her boyfriend Vinnie, she decides that she will have the baby, but not Vinnie as a husband. This ...
Style: intense, sentimental, touching, entertaining, light ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: pregnancy, self discovery, love and romance, love triangle, fall in love, human nature, women, wedding, working class, female protagonist, eccentricity, twists and turns ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Story of Us (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben and Katie Jordan are a married couple who go through hard times in fifteen years of marriage.
Style: realistic, sentimental, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love, relationships, women, divorce, romance, happy ending, life, bittersweet, writers, marriage, crime gone awry, camp ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Exactly one year after Tom meets Violet, he surprises her with a wedding ring. By all accounts, Tom and Violet are destined for their happily ever after. However, this engaged couple just keep getting tripped up on the long walk down the aisle.
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, funny, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, engagement, love, relationship vs career, relationships, love and romance, romance, workplace, couple relations, wedding preparations and rituals, proposal, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, michigan, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 9K
Punchline (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Lilah Krytsick is a mother and housewife who's always believed she could be a stand-up comedian. Steven Gold is an experienced stand-up seemingly on the cusp of success. When the two meet, they form an unlikely friendship, and Steven tries to ...
Style: talky, humorous, intense, realistic, clever ...
Plot: romance, stand up comedian, creativity, family, showbiz, rise to the top, ambition, friendship, performer's life, couples, redemption, writers ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.3
 1K
The Inkwell (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Inkwell is about a 16-year-old boy coming of age on Martha's Vineyard in the summer of 1976.
Style: humorous, touching, sexy, visually appealing, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, gangsters, imaginary friend, friendship, teenager, dysfunctional family, african american, brothers, catastrophe, stereotypes, small town, chase ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Living Out Loud (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dramatic comedy about two unlikely people who find each other while looking for love. Judith Nelson (Holly Hunter) is suddenly single after discovering her husband of fifteen years, a successful doctor (Martin Donovan), has been having an affair ...
Style: realistic, clever, touching, sexy, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: masseur, infidelity, divorce, relationships, massage, loneliness, bittersweet, dysfunctional family, transformation, life & death, mental illness, dark hero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Evening Star (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Continuing the story of Aurora Greenway in her latter years. After the death of her daughter, Aurora struggled to keep her family together, but has one grandson in jail, a rebellious granddaughter, and another grandson living just above the poverty ...
Style: touching, sexy, stylized, bad ending, reflective ...
Audience: teens
Plot: death, dysfunctional family, family relations, loneliness, love story, nudity (full frontal - brief), natural disaster, single father, multiple storylines, mentor, mother daughter relationship, lone hero ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
How Do You Know (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being cut from the USA softball team and feeling a bit past her prime, Lisa finds herself evaluating her life and in the middle of a love triangle, as a corporate guy in crisis competes with her current, baseball-playing beau.
Style: romantic, light, humorous, witty, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love story, sarcasm, life philosophy, destiny, twists and turns, fall in love, writers, shopping, love triangle, love affair, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 18K
She's the One (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mickey, a free-spirited New York cabbie, and Francis, a materialistic Wall Street stockbroker, are extremely competitive and confused about women as a result of their father's influence. Though they disagree about everything, they have one ...
Style: talky, melancholic, humorous, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: infidelity, relationships, unlikely friendships, taxi driver, dangerous attraction, unlikely couple, wedding, sibling relationship, love of one's life, siblings relations, love affair, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new orleans, ireland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Brothers McMullen (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Deals with the lives of the three Irish Catholic McMullen brothers from Long Island, New York, over three months, as they grapple with basic ideas and values — love, sex, marriage, religion and family — in the 1990s. Directed, written, produced ...
Style: realistic, talky, touching, witty, art house ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love, friendship, brothers, true love, irish catholic, guilt, writers, irish, marriage, island, destiny, culture clash ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, ireland, boston, california, long island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Waiting to Exhale (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Cheated on, mistreated and stepped on, the women are holding their breath, waiting for the elusive "good man" to break a string of less-than-stellar lovers. Friends and confidants Vannah, Bernie, Glo and Robin talk it all out, determined ...
Style: touching, sexy, melancholic, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, romance, adultery, women, love story, african american woman, infidelity, husband wife relationship, looking for love, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Picture Perfect (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young advertising executive's life becomes increasingly complicated when, in order to impress her boss, she pretends to be engaged to a man she has just met.
Style: romantic, feel good, humorous, sweet, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: career woman, romance, manipulation, wedding, happy ending, destiny, employer employee relationship, female protagonist, workplace romance, unlikely couple, love triangle, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, boston, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 107K
The Switch (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An unmarried 40-year-old woman turns to a turkey baster in order to become pregnant. Seven years later, she reunites with her best friend, who has been living with a secret: he replaced her preferred sperm sample with his own.
Style: romantic, funny, sweet, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: pregnancy, single parent, male female friendship, best friends, romance, couples, sperm donor, parenthood, unfulfilled love, childbirth, singleness, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 30K
Boomerang (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Marcus is a successful advertising executive who woos and beds women almost at will. After a company merger he finds that his new boss, the ravishing Jacqueline, is treating him in exactly the same way. Completely traumatised by this, his work goes ...
Style: funny, feel good, witty, humorous, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night, date night
Plot: womanizer, african american protagonist, romance, battle of the sexes, love story, mentor, boss and employee, opposites attract, buddies, unlikely couple, success, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Charles McCarter and his wife Helen are about to celebrate their 18th-wedding anniversary when Helen comes home to find her clothes packed up in a U-Haul van parked in the driveway. Charles is divorcing Her. Helen moves in with her grandmother ...
Style: emotional, humorous, entertaining, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: women, romance, life turned upside down, hopes, family problems, starting over, breakup, happy ending, cheating, gangsters, divorce, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Love Letter (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: small town, romance, mistaken identity, misunderstanding, looking for love, comedy of errors, love, love triangle, older woman younger man relationship, lgbt, unfulfilled love, lesbian ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 134K
The Break-Up (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Cohabitating couple Gary and Brooke find their once-blissful romance on the rocks when petty spats about lemons and dirty dishes mushroom into an all-out battle for custody of their upscale Chicago condo. An escalating argument ensues as Gary and ...
Style: funny, romantic, humorous, intense, cynical ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: crumbling marriage, breakup, romance, opposites attract, unsupportive spouse, infidelity, uninhibited rivalry, verbal byplay, family problems, rivalry, hopes, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Why Did I Get Married? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film is about the difficulty of maintaining a solid relationship in modern times. Eight married college friends plus one other non-friend (all of whom have achieved middle to upper class economic status) go to Colorado for their annual week-long ...
Style: melancholic, realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: infidelity, friendship, family, crumbling marriage, family problems, couples, couple relations, introspection, dishonesty, intrigue, battle of the sexes, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Friends & Lovers (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Friends for ten years, a group of twenty-somethings head for the ski slopes as guests of Ian's father. (Ian and dad are estranged because dad worked too many hours when Ian was a lad.) Dad has something to say, but Ian won't listen. ...
Style: sexy, humorous, melancholic, realistic, bad ending ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: sex, friendship, existentialism, relationships, honest, thirtysomething life, romance, infidelity, midlife crisis, lifestyle, gay, skiing ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, sentimental, melancholic, light, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, couples, romance, dysfunctional family, happy ending, honest, best friends, lifestyle, starting over, love and romance, relationship problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: High school loser (Cannon) pays a cheerleader (Milian) to pose as his girlfriend so he can be considered cool. Remake of 1987's Can't Buy Me Love, starring Patrick Dempsey.
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenager, hip hop, culture clash, school, transformation, adolescence, lifestyle, opposites attract, fall in love, social differences, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, paris france, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%