Battle of the sexes movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant battle of the sexes movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, sexy, romantic, feel good and semi serious films and TV shows about / with battle of the sexes, couples, love and romance, mentor, culture clash, romance, dialogue, betrayal, catastrophe and destiny plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as battle of the sexes: Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), The Ugly Truth (2009), What Happens in Vegas (2008), How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006), The Bounty Hunter (2010), The War of the Roses (1989), Failure to Launch (2006), The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980), Chicks With Sticks (2004).

List of battle of the sexes movies

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After five (or six) years of vanilla-wedded bliss, ordinary suburbanites John and Jane Smith are stuck in a huge rut. Unbeknownst to each other, they are both coolly lethal, highly-paid assassins working for rival organisations. When they discover ...
Style: sexy, exciting, romantic, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: female assassin, battle of the sexes, hitman, secret identity, love and romance, secret agents, double life, spy, secret service, fight scenes, cia, secret life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new york ...
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 6.4
 202K
The Ugly Truth (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an ...
Style: feel good, witty, sexy, funny, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: opposites attract, romance, womanizer, love and romance, battle of the sexes, workplace, looking for love, love story, flirting, relationships, teaching the ways of the world, sex aid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, los angeles
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What Happens in Vegas (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: During a wild vacation in Las Vegas, career woman Joy McNally and playboy Jack Fuller come to the sober realization that they have married each other after a night of drunken abandon. They are then compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a ...
Style: romantic, funny, feel good, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: romance, battle of the sexes, unlikely couple, fall in love, newlyweds, life turned upside down, couples, initially antagonists, party, wedding, love and romance, casino ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor, Lana (Bebe Neuwirth), loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man ...
Style: romantic, light, humorous, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: bet, love, unlikely couple, couple relations, love and romance, love story, fall in love, wooing, journalist, battle of the sexes, initially antagonists, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, hawaii ...
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It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A visit to a natural history museum proves catastrophic for two high school rivals, an overachiever and a jock, when an ancient Aztec statue casts a spell that causes them to switch bodies and see exactly what it's like to walk in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick ...
Plot: body swapping, switching roles, teenage love, love and romance, teenager, battle of the sexes, gender bending, high school, soul transference, school, popularity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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The Bounty Hunter (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Milo Boyd is a bounty hunter whose latest gig is rather satisfying, as he finds out that the bail-skipper he must chase down is his own ex-wife, Nicole -- but she has no intention of getting nabbed without a fight. Complicating matters, ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: bounty hunter, battle of the sexes, romance, escapades, love and romance, partners, ex husband ex wife relationship, odd couple, disorder, danger, screwball, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, atlantic city new jersey, new york, atlantic city, new jersey
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The War of the Roses (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Roses, Barbara and Oliver, live happily as a married couple. Then she starts to wonder what life would be like without Oliver, and likes what she sees. Both want to stay in the house, and so they begin a campaign to force each other to leave. In ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, psychological, satirical ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, lawyer, suburbs, uninhibited rivalry, divorce, destructive relationship, marriage, greed, family feud, death, relationships, materialism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Failure to Launch (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem proud of it. Al and Sue are not happy, however, and are ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, light, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: battle of the sexes, opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, living with parents, singleness, family relations, fall in love, verbal byplay, lifestyle, couples, adult lives at home ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alabama, united states, new jersey, new york ...
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The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A rich farmer is well known for being very unkind. He's misanthropic, misogynous and cantankerous. Until he meets by chance a gorgeous girl...
Style: humorous, romantic, semi serious, witty, funny ...
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, love and romance, battle of the sexes, playing footsie, snobbism, romance, change of heart, disorder, strange person, vineyard, basketball ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
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Chicks With Sticks (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story takes the battle of the sexes into the hockey arena, as Paula Taymore - who almost once made the Olympic team - finds herself drawn into a challenge match against an irritating local men's squad. Fresh from a painful divorce, and ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, female athlete, hockey, against the odds, ambition, sport, fall in love, lifestyle, feminism, contests and competitions, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A revenge-seeking gold digger marries a womanizing Beverly Hills lawyer with the intention of making a killing in the divorce.
Style: witty, clever, romantic, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lawyer, battle of the sexes, manipulations, unlikely couple, love at first sight, manipulation, hotshot lawyer, cons and scams, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, verbal byplay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, las vegas, beverly hills ...
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Six Days Seven Nights (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Quinn, a grouchy pilot living the good life in the South Pacific, agrees to transfer a savvy fashion editor, Robin, to Tahiti, he ends up stranded on a deserted island with her after their plane crashes. The pair avoid each other at first, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: island, survival, initially antagonists, stranded, adventure, air disaster, jungle, opposites attract, love and romance, battle of the sexes, castaway, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: hawaii, usa, tahiti, new york
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Worth Winning (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, witty, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, battle of the sexes, infidelity, romance, looking for sex, looking for love, love triangle, unlikely couple, couples, wooing, true love, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
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He's Just Not That Into You (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Remember that really cute guy who said he'd call – and didn't? Maybe he lost your number. Maybe he's in the hospital. Maybe he's awed by your beauty, brains or success. Or maybe... he's just not that into you.
Style: sexy, romantic, sweet, light, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: women, love affair, battle of the sexes, single woman, looking for love, singleness, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, couple relations, infidelity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, telephone call ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: baltimore, usa, new jersey
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 6.6
 293K
Hitch (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dating coach Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens mentors a bumbling client, Albert, who hopes to win the heart of the glamorous Allegra Cole. While Albert makes progress, Hitch faces his own romantic setbacks when proven techniques fail to work on Sara ...
Style: romantic, feel good, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, dating, love and romance, looking for love, wooing, flirting, matchmaking, romance, battle of the sexes, dreams, hidden identity, verbal byplay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, san francisco
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 6.4
 189K
What Women Want (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over for a promotion, but after an accident enables him to hear women's ...
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, clever, cynical ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: womanizer, workplace romance, love and romance, telepathy, women, initially antagonists, psychic, supernatural ability, sexism, fall in love, love story, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 5.8
 38K
Spread (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, Nikki is homeless, car-less and closing in on 30, but he's amoral, good-looking, and adept in the sack, moving from one wealthy woman of 35 or 40 to another, a kept boy-toy. His newest gig, with Samantha, an attorney whose house ...
Style: sentimental, sexy, cynical, erotic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, seduction, gigolo, party, fall in love, battle of the sexes, infidelity, looking for sex, city, life philosophy, women, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, new jersey, california
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 3.7
 2K
Alpha House (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When two freshmen pledges are accepted into the biggest party frat on campus, they think they have it all. That is, until the assistant dean forces the Alphas to share their house with a sorority or face expulsion from school. Not wanting to see ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teen sex comedy, sorority, battle of the sexes, college, buddies, disorder, social relations, friends, college life, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), fraternity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Girls Against Boys (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a series of bad experiences with men, Shae teams up with her co-worker, Lu, who has a simple, deadly way of dealing with the opposite sex.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: battle of the sexes, vengeance, violence spree, crimes, rivalry, female friendship, vigilantism, misandry, rape, torture, serial killer, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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All I Wanna Do (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: If there's one thing this wild group of friends at an all-girls high school has learned, it's how to get what they want! So when word leaks out that their school is about to merge with an all-boys academy, some of the students strike ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: boarding school, school, battle of the sexes, coming of age, friendship between girls, teenage life, teenage love, buddies, gender, rebelliousness, campaign, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1963, 80s
Place: new york state, tokyo, new jersey
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 6.3
 39K
Down with Love (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, light, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: farce, womanizer, battle of the sexes, journalist, romance, feminism, manipulations, manipulation, fall in love, wooing, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, maine, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
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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: feel good, humorous, sexy, romantic, satirical ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, romance, looking for love, mind game, ambition, contests and competitions, buddies, guru, couple relations, lifestyle, advice, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, san francisco
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Desperate Housewives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. Central, on ABC from October 3, 2004, until May 13, 2012. ...
Style: witty, twists and turns, dark humor, cynical, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, suburban life, female friendship, neighbor, infidelity, family relations, social relations, couple relations, family life, friendship, lifestyle, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
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The Taming of the Shrew (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Baptista, a rich Paduan merchant, announces that his fair young daughter, Bianca, will remain unwed until her older sister, Katharina, a hellish shrew, has wed. Lucentio, a student and the son of a wealthy Pisan merchant, has fallen in love with ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: opposites attract, battle of the sexes, farce, family relations, suitor, merchant, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century, renaissance, 1930s, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, new york, london
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 5.5
 2K
Women Vs Men (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Anna and Piero fighting routine of a long marriage, when Piero loses his memory, Anna reconstructs his way. For its part, the concierge Rocco and his friend Michele play in a group that emulates the Beatles and face opposition from their partners. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, sweet, feel good, romantic ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, unlikely couple, couple relations, memory loss, disorder, couples, love and romance, human nature, music band, football
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, italy
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 5.6
 92K
Runaway Bride (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Ike Graham, New York columnist, writes his text always at the last minute. This time, a drunken man in his favourite bar tells Ike about Maggie Carpenter, a woman who always flees from her grooms in the last possible moment. Ike, who does not have ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, light, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: small town, wedding, unlikely couple, canceled wedding, battle of the sexes, love and romance, runaway bride, fiance fiancee relationship, journalist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, newspaper article ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, maryland, usa, new jersey, san francisco
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When Billie Beat Bobby (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: .The historic 1973 tennis match between middle-aged champion Bobby Riggs and young feminist Billie Jean King.
Style: uplifting, touching, sincere, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, fighting the system, ambition, athlete's life, rise to the top, rivalry, athlete and trainer, ego clash, society, sport, underdog, contests and competitions ...
Time: 70s, year 1973, year 1972
Place: texas, usa, houston texas, tokyo, new york ...
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The Good Father (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bill Hooper -- bitter after a messy divorce -- tries to help a friend gain custody of his child any way he can.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, custody, legal action, family problems, breakup, family relations, courtroom drama, feminism, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, dysfunctional marriage, custody battle ...
Time: 80s
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The First Wives Club (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After years of helping their hubbies climb the ladder of success, three mid-life Manhattanites have been dumped for a newer, curvier model. But the trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: divorce, battle of the sexes, rivalry, best friends, revenge, yuppie, reunited friends, female protagonist, teamwork, divorced woman, vengeance, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, year 1969, 60s, 1990s, 1960s
Place: new york, san francisco
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Mike Nichols’ film from Edward Albee's play brought new themes to the film industry. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton have never been more brilliant together as they portray an experienced married couple who love each other yet verbally ...
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, rough, talky ...
Plot: guest, confession, battle of the sexes, domestic violence, adultery, humiliation, alcohol, one night, crumbling marriage, couples, family secret, marital problem ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new england, usa
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