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The Proposal (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

The Proposal (2009)

For three years, Andrew Paxton has slaved as the assistant to Margaret Tate, hard-driving editor at a New York publisher. When Margaret, a Canadian, faces deportation for an expired visa, she hatches a scheme to marry Andrew - he agrees if she'll promise a promotion. A skeptical INS agent vows to test the couple about each other the next Monday. Andrew had plans to fly home that weekend for his grandma's 90th, so Margaret goes with him - to Sitka, Alaska - where mom, dad, and grams await. Family dynamics take over: tensions between dad and Andrew, an ex-girlfriend, Andrew's dislike of Margaret, and her past color the next few days, with the INS ready to charge Andrew with fraud. (Read More)

Themes:humiliation
Locations:alaska
Period:2000s
Story:deportation,  man overboard,  threat of deportation,  shoulder massage,  male stripper,  resentment toward boss,  boss secretary relationship,  immigration fraud,  family heirloom,  partial male nudity,  speed boat,  workplace bullying,  male star appears nude,  canadian expatriate,  fake engagement,  midnight sun,  high school sweetheart,  cross examination,  imac,  canadian stereotype,  left at the altar,  struggling writer,  immigration agent,  spilled coffee,  immigration officer,  covered female frontal nudity,  sleeping on the floor,  book editor,  bachelorette party,  sham marriage,  starbucks,  fake marriage,  boat accident,  smart phone,  wealthy family,  internet cafe,  buoy,  kissing in public,  female star appears nude,  man,  illegal alien,  double entendre,  sexual innuendo,  implied nudity,  seaplane,  long brown hair,  proposal,  wet clothes,  female boss,  chick flick,  role reversal,  eagle,  partial female nudity,  wedding ceremony,  male objectification,  moral dilemma,  flight,  ferry,  bonfire,  fiance fiancee relationship,  wedding dress,  vegetarian,  sexual harassment,  beer drinking,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  heart attack,  kissing while having sex,  grandmother,  premarital sex,  employer employee relationship,  scene during end credits,  massage,  confession,  brunette,  immigrant,  woman,  stripper,  alcohol,  travel,  female protagonist,  title directed by female,  cell phone,  telephone call,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  two word title,  kiss,  dog,  interview

27 Dresses (2008)
Comedy, Romance

27 Dresses (2008)

Two things about Jane: she never says no to her friends (she's been a bridesmaid 27 times and selflessly plans friends' weddings), and she's in love with her boss, George, nurturing dreams of a lovely, romantic wedding of her own. She meets Kevin, a cynical writer who finds her attractive, and that same week her flirtatious younger sister Tess comes to town. Jane silently watches George fall for Tess, a manipulative pretender. Worse, Jane may be called upon to plan their wedding. Meanwhile, Kevin tries to get Jane's attention and has an idea that may advance his career. Can Jane uncork her feelings? (Read More)

Period:2000s
Story:proposal,  chick flick,  wedding dress,  vegetarian,  employer employee relationship,  woman,  alcohol,  female protagonist,  title directed by female,  cell phone,  new york city,  dog,  kiss

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American Wedding (2003)
Comedy, Romance

American Wedding (2003)

Jim Levenstein has finally found the courage to ask his girlfriend, Michelle Flaherty to marry him. She agrees to get married, but the problems don't stop there for Jim. Now along with Paul Finch and Kevin Myers, Jim must plan the wedding. Unfortunately Steve Stifler is in town and won't let the wedding go past without having some fun himself, which includes setting up a secret bachelor party. (Read More)

Themes:humiliation
Period:2000s
Story:double entendre,  role reversal,  fiance fiancee relationship,  wedding dress,  grandmother,  premarital sex,  stripper,  cell phone,  telephone call,  dancing,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  two word title,  kiss,  dog

Meet The Fockers (2004)
Comedy, Romance

Meet The Fockers (2004)

Having given permission to male nurse Greg Focker to marry his daughter, ex-CIA man Jack Byrnes and his wife travel to Miami to Greg's parents, who this time around are Mr. and Mrs. Focker, who are as different from them as can be. As asked in the first movie, what sort of people name their son Gaylord M. Focker? (Read More)

Story:man,  double entendre,  wedding ceremony,  grandmother,  premarital sex,  scene during end credits,  massage,  travel,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  dog

The American (2010) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Crime, Drama, Thriller

The American (2010)

Alone among assassins, Jack is a master craftsman. When a job in Sweden ends more harshly than expected for this American abroad, he vows to his contact Pavel that his next assignment will be his last. Jack reports to the Italian countryside, where he holes up in a small town and relishes being away from death for a spell. The assignment, as specified by a Belgian woman, Mathilde, is in the offing as a weapon is constructed. Surprising himself, Jack seeks out the friendship of local priest Father Benedetto and pursues romance with local woman Clara. But by stepping out of the shadows, Jack may be tempting fate. (Read More)

Story:man,  woman,  kissing in public,  long brown hair,  premarital sex,  massage,  confession,  brunette,  alcohol,  travel,  cell phone,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  father son relationship,  two word title,  kiss

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Made Of Honor (2008)
Comedy, Romance

Made Of Honor (2008)

Made of Honor revolves around Tom and Hannah, who have been platonic friends for 10 years. He's a serial dater, while she wants marriage but hasn't found Mr. Right. Just as Tom is starting to think that he is relationship material after all, Hannah gets engaged. When she asks Tom to be her "maid" of honor, he reluctantly agrees just so he can attempt to stop the wedding and woo her. This is why Made Of Honor (2008) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Story:starbucks,  wealthy family,  chick flick,  ferry,  woman,  cell phone,  telephone call,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  dog,  kiss

Click (2006)
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Click (2006)

Michael Newman (Sandler) is a hard working family man, who must please his boss (Hasselhoff), in order to get promoted. Problem is he gets less time with his family, and wishes for a remote in which he can control his life. This soon comes true for Newman, when he meets Morty (Walken), a crazy sales clerk, who has the ultimate remote. A remote in which he can do anything, including muting, skipping and dubbing his life. He finds this to be the opportunity in which he can not only skip every argument, but also skip to his promotion. He sees this as a good idea, until the remote goes horribly wrong. (Read More)

Period:2000s
Story:man,  long brown hair,  sexual harassment,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  heart attack,  kissing while having sex,  employer employee relationship,  massage,  brunette,  travel,  cell phone,  telephone call,  new york city,  dancing,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  dog,  kiss

Secretary (2002)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Secretary (2002)

An emotionally fragile woman recently released from a mental hospital for self mutilation goes to school to gain secretarial skills to gain employment. She has an alcoholic father and a co-dependent mother who are clueless as to who she really is which a tormented soul who really wants to find something with which she can find success. She is a great secretary and finds a job with a unique, old fashioned, but off center in charge boss with a somewhat sadistic sexual proclivity. She grows and evolves and so does he. (Read More)

Story:boss secretary relationship,  kissing in public,  wedding dress,  sexual harassment,  employer employee relationship,  woman,  alcohol,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  kiss

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Elizabethtown (2005) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Elizabethtown (2005)

After causing a loss of almost one billion dollars in his company, the shoe designer Drew Baylor decides to commit suicide. However, in the exact moment of his act of despair, he receives a phone call from his sister telling him that his beloved father had just died in Elizabethtown, and he should bring him back since his mother had problem with the relatives of his father. He travels in an empty red eye flight and meets the attendant Claire Colburn, who changes his view and perspective of life. (Read More)

Period:2000s
Story:flight,  eagle,  partial female nudity,  heart attack,  alcohol,  travel,  cell phone,  telephone call,  dancing,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  dog,  kiss

Mr. Woodcock (2007)
Comedy, Romance, Sport

Mr. Woodcock (2007)

Fatherless John Farley's youth frustration, even trauma, like many his school kids' in his Nebraska small town home, was the constant abuse and humiliation in sadistic Jasper Woodcock's gym class. After college, doting son John became a motivational bestseller author and returns during a book signing tour to receive the backwater's highest honor. To John's horror, his devoted mother Beverly announces her plans to marry the hated coach and he's to be celebrated on the same event as John. Only ridiculous fatso Nedderman and his strange brother try to help Farley stop Woodcock, but that keeps backfiring. (Read More)

Themes:humiliation
Period:2000s
Story:fiance fiancee relationship,  premarital sex,  scene during end credits,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  two word title

Valentine's Day (2010)
Comedy, Romance

Valentine's Day (2010)

More than a dozen Angelenos navigate Valentine's Day from early morning until midnight. Three couples awake together, but each relationship will sputter; are any worth saving? A grade-school boy wants flowers for his first true love; two high school seniors plan first-time sex at noon; a TV sports reporter gets the assignment to find romance in LA; a star quarterback contemplates his future; two strangers meet on a plane; grandparents, together for years, face a crisis; and, an "I Hate Valentine's Day" dinner beckons the lonely and the lied to. Can Cupid finish his work by midnight? This is why Valentine's Day (2010) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Story:man,  chick flick,  wedding ceremony,  flight,  employer employee relationship,  travel,  cell phone,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  dog,  kiss

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Alfie (2004)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Alfie (2004)

In Manhattan, the British limousine driver Alfie is surrounded by beautiful women, most of them clients, and he lives as a Don Juan, having one night stands with all of them and without any sort of commitment. His girl-friend and single-mother Julie is quite upset with the situation and his best friends are his colleague Marlon and his girl-friend Lonette. Alfie has a brief affair with Lonette, and the consequences of his act forces Alfie to reflect and wonder about his life style. (Read More)

Story:man,  beer drinking,  premarital sex,  employer employee relationship,  woman,  alcohol,  cell phone,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  dog,  kiss

Flight (2012) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Drama, Thriller

Flight (2012)

Whip Whitaker is a commuter airline pilot. While on a flight from Orlando to Atlanta something goes wrong and the plane starts to fly erratically. With little choice Whip crashes the plane and saves almost all on board. When he wakes up in the hospital, his friend from the airline union introduces him to a lawyer who tells him there's a chance he could face criminal charges because his blood test reveals that he was intoxicated with alcohol and cocaine. He denies being impaired, so while an investigation is underway, he is told to keep his act together. However, letting go of his addiction is not as easy as it seems... (Read More)

Story:flight,  alcohol,  man,  massage,  confession,  woman,  stripper,  father son relationship,  kiss

Get Him To The Greek (2010)
Comedy, Music

Get Him To The Greek (2010)

English rock star Aldous Snow relapses into drugs and booze after a break up and a disastrous record. In L.A., Aaron Green works for a record company stuck in recession. Aaron's boss gives him a career making task - to bring Aldous from London to L.A. for a concert in 72 hours. That day, Aaron's girlfriend Daphne tells him she wants to finish her medical residency in Seattle. Aaron's sure this ends their relationship. In London, things aren't much better: Aldous delays their departure several times, plies Aaron with vices, and alternates between bad behavior and trenchant observations. Can Aaron moderate Aldous's substance abuse and get him to the Greek? What about Daphne? (Read More)

Story:flight,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  stripper,  alcohol,  travel,  cell phone,  telephone call,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  kiss

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Brooklyn (2015)
Drama, Romance

Brooklyn (2015)

In late 1951, Eilis Lacey, a young Irish girl, emigrates to Brooklyn. Sponsored by Father Flood, a priest from her native town Enniscorthy, she is assured to find a full-time job there. But the early days are tough, seasickness being soon replaced by loneliness and homesickness, two feelings all the more acutely felt by Eilis for having had to leave behind her widowed mother and her dear sister Rose. She nevertheless little by little manages to find her footing by adapting to her job as a salesgirl, by studying bookkeeping at Brooklyn College as well as with a little help from both Father Flood and Mrs. Kehoe, the owner of the boarding school she now lives in. And not only does graduation follow but love shows its face in Tony, an Italian-American plumber, full of adoration and respect for her. They end up marrying, although keeping the thing secret. It is at that point that tragedy strikes inciting Eilis to return to Enniscorthy to support her mother morally. And there a strange thing happens : she gradually gets lured by the charms of her native place, going far as to let herself be wooed by Jim Farrell, a young local. (Read More)

Story:man,  wedding ceremony,  premarital sex,  employer employee relationship,  immigrant,  woman,  travel,  female protagonist,  telephone call,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  kiss

Disclosure (1994)
Drama, Thriller

Disclosure (1994)

Sexual harassment is the theme, but here it is the man who is harassed by his new female boss. A high-flying executive, Meredith, is out to ruin her former lover, who she's just beaten to the top job in an electronics company, using every trick in the book. This is why Disclosure (1994) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Story:sexual harassment,  man,  female boss,  moral dilemma,  ferry,  employer employee relationship,  scene during end credits,  cell phone,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship

Almost Famous (2000) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Music

Almost Famous (2000)

William Miller is a 15-year-old kid hired by Rolling Stone magazine to tour with and write about Stillwater, an up and coming rock band. This wonderfully witty coming-of-age film follows William as he falls face first to confront life, love, and lingo.

Themes:humiliation
Story:wet clothes,  premarital sex,  confession,  alcohol,  travel,  telephone call,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  interview,  kiss

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Rumor Has It... (2005)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rumor Has It... (2005)

Hunky NY lawyer Jeff Daly finally got engaged to fickle Sarah Huttinger, who presents him to her Pasadena family, who all soon take to him, for her sister's wedding to Scott. But Jeff's clever counting makes Sarah realize her dad Earl isn't her biological father. Once movie clues from family indicate as suspect successful author Beau Burroughs, she insists on meeting him. Only like her mother and grandmother, she has a one night-stand with Beau, which may well cost her Jeff. (Read More)

Story:grandmother,  man,  fiance fiancee relationship,  premarital sex,  scene during end credits,  cell phone,  telephone call,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  dog,  kiss

Legally Blonde (2001)
Comedy, Romance

Legally Blonde (2001)

Elle Woods ('Reese Witherspoon' (qv)) has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest fraternity boy on campus and wants nothing more than to be Mrs. Warner Huntington III. But, there's just one thing stopping Warner ('Matthew Davis (I)' (qv)) from popping the question: Elle is too blonde. Growing up across the street from 'Aaron Spelling' (qv) might mean something in LA, but nothing to Warner's East-Coast blue blood family. So, when Warner packs up for Harvard Law and reunites with an old sweetheart from prep school, Elle rallies all her resources and gets into Harvard, determined to win him back. But law school is a far cry from the comforts of her poolside and the mall. Elle must wage the battle of her life, for her guy, for herself and for all the blondes who suffer endless indignities everyday. (Read More)

Period:2000s
Story:chick flick,  sexual harassment,  vegetarian,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  woman,  female protagonist,  two word title,  dog

Sleeping With Other People (2015)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Sleeping With Other People (2015)

Themes:humiliation
Story:ferry,  employer employee relationship,  scene during end credits,  confession,  woman,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  dog,  kiss

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Bride Wars (2009) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Comedy, Romance

Bride Wars (2009)

In Manhattan, the lawyer Liv and the school teacher Emma have been best friends since their childhood. They both are proposed to by their boyfriends on the same day and they plan their wedding parties in Plaza Hotel, using the services of the famous Marion St. Claire. However, due to Marion's secretary's mistake, their weddings are scheduled for the same day. None of them agrees to change the date and they become enemies, trying to sabotage the wedding party of the rival. This is why Bride Wars (2009) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Story:male stripper,  bachelorette party,  chick flick,  wedding ceremony,  wedding dress,  female protagonist,  new york city

Bachelorette (2012)
Comedy, Romance

Bachelorette (2012)

On the night of one of their old high school friend's wedding three irresponsible and capricious bridesmaids reunite for one last bachelorette bacchanal in the Big Apple. They unintentionally create a mess of their best friend Becky's wedding dress, before she marries her sweetheart Dale. They attempt to repair the situation by spending the evening before and morning of the wedding desperate to get the dress to Becky on time before the wedding starts, whilst discovering themselves and what they truly want from their lives along the way. (Read More)

Story:wedding dress,  male stripper,  bachelorette party,  stripper,  female protagonist,  title directed by female

Love & Other Drugs (2010)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Love & Other Drugs (2010)

Maggie (Hathaway) is an alluring free spirit who won't let anyone - or anything - tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie (Gyllenhaal), whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and in the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. Maggie and Jamie's evolving relationship takes them both by surprise, as they find themselves under the influence of the ultimate drug: love. (Read More)

Story:long brown hair,  male objectification,  kissing while having sex,  brunette,  alcohol,  travel,  cell phone,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  kiss

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He's Just Not That Into You (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

He's Just Not That Into You (2009)

The needy Gigi Haim is a young woman seeking her prince charming somewhere amongst her unsuccessful dates. After dating estate agent Conor Barry, Gigi anxiously expects to receive a phone call from him. However Conor never calls her. Gigi decides to go to the bar where he frequents to see him, but she meets his friend Alex who works there. They become friends and Alex helps Gigi to interpret the subtle signs given out by her dates. (Read More)

Period:2000s
Story:man,  chick flick,  heart attack,  scene during end credits,  woman,  cell phone,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship

Forces Of Nature (1999) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Comedy, Romance

Forces Of Nature (1999)

Ben Holmes, a professional book-jacket blurbologist, is trying to get to Savannah for his wedding. He just barely catches the last plane, but a seagull flies into the engine as the plane is taking off. All later flights are cancelled because of an approaching hurricane, so he is forced to hitch a ride in a Geo Metro with an attractive but eccentric woman named Sarah. (Read More)

Story:chick flick,  fiance fiancee relationship,  heart attack,  woman,  stripper,  title directed by female,  new york city,  dancing,  kiss

A Lot Like Love (2005)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

A Lot Like Love (2005)

On a flight from Los Angeles to New York, Oliver and Emily make a connection, only to decide that they are poorly suited to be together. Over the next seven years, however, they are reunited time and time again, they go from being acquaintances to close friends to ... lovers? This is why A Lot Like Love (2005) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Story:flight,  beer drinking,  alcohol,  travel,  telephone call,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing

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Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)

Cal (Steve Carell) and Emily (Julianne Moore) have the perfect life together living the American dream... until Emily asks for a divorce. Now Cal, Mr Husband, has to navigate the single scene with a little help from his professional bachelor friend Jacob Palmer (Ryan Gosling). Make that a lot of help... (Read More)

Story:high school sweetheart,  man,  implied nudity,  male objectification,  kissing while having sex,  employer employee relationship,  woman,  cell phone,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  kiss

Good Bye Lenin! (2003)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Good Bye Lenin! (2003)

East Germany, the year 1989: A young man protests against the regime. His mother watches the police arresting him and suffers a heart attack and falls into a coma. Some months later, the GDR does not exist anymore and the mother awakes. Since she has to avoid every excitement, the son tries to set up the GDR again for her in their flat. But the world has changed a lot. (Read More)

Story:heart attack,  man,  premarital sex,  confession,  immigrant,  woman,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship

Eddie The Eagle (2016) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport

Eddie The Eagle (2016)

Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael "Eddie" Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself - even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach (played by Hugh Jackman), Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics. From producers of Kingsman: The Secret Service, Eddie the Eagle stars Taron Egerton as Eddie, the loveable underdog with a never say die attitude. (Read More)

Story:eagle,  flight,  alcohol,  travel,  telephone call,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship

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Two Lovers (2008)
Drama, Romance

Two Lovers (2008)

Leonard Kraditor is a burned-out case, living with his immigrant parents after his fiancee left him, helping out at their Brooklyn dry cleaners, taking photographs, at loose ends, suicidal. In quick succession, he meets two women: Sandra, the daughter of his parents' business associates, frank, direct, sensual, Jewish like Leonard; and, his neighbor Michelle, mercurial, rootless, fun, blond, unattainable. Michelle is in love with a married man and cries on Leonard's shoulder; Sandra wants to save him. Is Leonard willing to risk losing Sandra's fidelity for the moments Michelle's moods swing toward him? Can this end well? (Read More)

Period:2000s
Story:man,  immigrant,  telephone call,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  dog,  kiss

Insomnia (2002)
Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Insomnia (2002)

Sent from the city to investigate the murder of a teenage girl in a small Alaska town, a police detective (Pacino) accidentally shoots his own partner while trying to apprehend a suspect. Instead of admitting his guilt, the detective is given an unexpected alibi, but this "solution" only multiplies the emotional complexity and guilt over his partner's death. He's also still got a murder to solve, in addition to the blackmail and framing of an innocent bystander being orchestrated by the man they were chasing. There's also a local detective (Swank) who is conducting her own personal investigation... of his partner's death. Will it all come crashing down on him? This is why Insomnia (2002) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Locations:alaska
Period:2000s
Story:midnight sun,  man,  ferry,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dog

Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)

Bridget Jones is an average woman struggling against her age, her weight, her job, her lack of a man, and her many imperfections. As a New Year's Resolution, Bridget decides to take control of her life, starting by keeping a diary in which she will always tell the complete truth. The fireworks begin when her charming though disreputable boss takes an interest in the quirky Miss Jones. Thrown into the mix are Bridget's band of slightly eccentric friends and a rather disagreeable acquaintance who Bridget cannot seem to stop running into or help finding quietly attractive. (Read More)

Story:man,  woman,  chick flick,  kissing while having sex,  employer employee relationship,  female protagonist,  title directed by female,  kiss,  interview

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This Means War (2012) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Action, Comedy, Romance

This Means War (2012)

Two CIA agents, Tuck and Frank who are also best friends, have been benched because someone's after them. Tuck is divorced with a son whom he's not close to and Frank is a ladies man. Tuck decides to try and find someone so he places his profile on a dating website. Lauren, a woman also looking for a guy sees Tuck's profile and goes with him. She later bumps into Frank and he hits on her and she goes out with him. She's intrigued by both of them. When they learn that they're dating the same girl, they agree to let her choose. But both can't help but use their skills to keep tabs on her and each other. And also sabotage each other's dates with her. (Read More)

Story:imac,  kissing in public,  man,  wet clothes,  female boss,  male objectification,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  grandmother,  woman,  stripper,  travel,  father son relationship,  dog

Thelma & Louise (1991)
Adventure, Crime, Drama

Thelma & Louise (1991)

Louise is working in a diner as a waitress and has some problems with her boyfriend Jimmy, who, as a musician, is always on the road. Thelma is married to Darryl who likes his wife to stay quiet in the kitchen so that he can watch football on TV. One day they decide to break out of their normal life and jump in the car and hit the road. Their journey, however, turns into a flight when Louise kills a man who threatens to rape Thelma. They decide to go to Mexico, but soon they are hunted by American police. (Read More)

Story:man,  chick flick,  male objectification,  flight,  sexual harassment,  woman,  female protagonist

Colossal (2016)
Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Colossal (2016)

Gloria (Anne Hathaway) is an out-of-work girl who, after getting kicked out of her apartment by her boyfriend, is forced to leave her life in New York and move back to her hometown. When news reports surface that a giant creature is destroying Seoul, South Korea, Gloria gradually comes to the realization that she is somehow connected to this far-off phenomenon. As events begin to spin out of control, Gloria must determine why her seemingly insignificant existence has such a colossal effect on the fate of the world. (Read More)

Story:moral dilemma,  beer drinking,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  premarital sex,  woman,  alcohol,  female protagonist,  cell phone,  new york city,  dancing,  kiss

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Magic Mike (2012)
Comedy, Drama

Magic Mike (2012)

Mike Lane is a thirty-year old living in Tampa,Florida. By day he works as a roofer while at night, as Magic Mike, he is the star attraction of the Kings of Tampa, a group of male strippers. Secretly he wants out in order to further a projected furniture-making business but his credit rating precludes a bank loan for this despite his considerable savings. One night Adam, a teen-aged work-mate of Mike, follows him to the club and, when one of the acts is unable to go on,he is prevailed upon to strip - becoming a huge hit. However success goes to his head and his foolish actions not only threaten to jeopardize his sister Brooke's relationship with Mike but Mike's ambitions as well. This is why Magic Mike (2012) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Story:male stripper,  male objectification,  stripper,  alcohol,  cell phone,  telephone call,  dancing,  two word title,  kiss

The Holiday (2006) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Comedy, Romance

The Holiday (2006)

In London, Iris Simpkins writes a wedding column in a newspaper and nurtures an unrequited love for her colleague Jasper Bloom. Near Christmas, she is informed that Jasper is engaged to marry another colleague, and her life turns upside down. In Los Angeles, the movie-trailers maker Amanda Woods has just split with her unfaithful boyfriend Ethan and wants to forget him. Through a house exchange website, Amanda impulsively swaps her mansion for Iris' cottage in Surrey for the holidays. While in Surrey, Amanda meets Iris' brother and book editor Graham and they fall in love with each other. Meanwhile, Iris meets her new next door neighbor the ninety year old screenplay writer Arthur, who helps her retrieve her self-esteem, and the film composer Miles, with whom she falls in love. (Read More)

Story:book editor,  man,  woman,  alcohol,  title directed by female,  cell phone,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dog

Planet Terror (2007)
Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller

Planet Terror (2007)

After an experimental bio-nerve gas is accidentally released at a remote U.S. military base in Texas, those exposed to the gas turn into flesh-eating, mutating zombies out to kill. An assortment of various people who include stripper Cherry, her shady mechanic ex-boyfriend Wray, a strong-willed doctor, the local sheriff, and an assortment of various people must join forces to survive the night as the so-called "sickos" threaten to take over the whole town and the world. (Read More)

Period:2000s
Story:stripper,  man,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  premarital sex,  female protagonist,  cell phone,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  two word title,  dog

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Father Of The Bride (1991)
Comedy, Family, Romance

Father Of The Bride (1991)

In this remake of the Spencer Tracy classic, George and Nina Banks are the parents of young soon-to-be-wed Annie. George is a nervous father unready to face the fact that his little girl is now a woman. The preparations for the extravagant wedding provide additional comic moments.

Story:man,  chick flick,  fiance fiancee relationship,  wedding dress,  woman,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship

Broken Flowers (2005)
Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance

Broken Flowers (2005)

The resolutely single Don Johnston has just been dumped by his latest lover, Sherry. Don resigns himself to being alone yet again and left to his own devices. Instead, he is compelled to reflect on his past when he receives by mail a mysterious pink letter. It is from an anonymous former lover and informs him that he has a 19-year-old son who may now be looking for his father. Don is urged to investigate this "mystery" by his closest friend and neighbor, Winston, an amateur sleuth and family man. Hesitant to travel at all, Don nonetheless embarks on a cross-country trek in search of clues from four former flames. Unannounced visits to each of these unique women hold new surprises for Don as he haphazardly confronts both his past and, consequently, his present. (Read More)

Story:man,  vegetarian,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  woman,  travel,  cell phone,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship

That's My Boy (2012) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Comedy

That's My Boy (2012)

While still in his teens, Donny (Adam Sandler) fathered a son, Todd (Andy Samberg), and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited Donny suddenly shows up. Trying desperately to reconnect with his son, Donny is now forced to deal with the repercussions of his bad parenting skills. This is why That's My Boy (2012) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Story:fiance fiancee relationship,  wedding dress,  beer drinking,  premarital sex,  massage,  stripper,  father son relationship

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Man Up (2015)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Man Up (2015)

A 34 year old single woman, Nancy, hung-over again, exhausted by the endless fruitless set ups by her friends, traveling up to London to toast another 10 years of her parent's successful happy magical marriage runs in with a 40 year old divorcee, Jack, who mistakes her for his 24 year old blind date. Nancy, deciding to go with it, happens to hop on the most chaotic yet hilarious journey of her life which neither of them will ever forget. There is drinking, truths, an old stalker class mate with a long standing crush, lost divorce papers, lost hopes, competitive indoor sports and yeah Jack finding out the truth that Nancy isn't his blind date. 'Man Up' a romantic comedy about taking chances, finding about being yourself, making decisions and rolling with the consequences. (Read More)

Story:smart phone,  man,  confession,  woman,  travel,  cell phone,  telephone call,  dancing,  kiss

Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
Comedy, Romance

Sweet Home Alabama (2002)

Melanie Carmichael, an up and rising fashion designer in New York, has gotten almost everything she wished for since she was little. She has a great career and the JFK-like fiancee of New York City. But when he proposes to her, she doesn't forget about her family back down South. More importantly, her husband back there, who refuses to divorce her ever since she sent divorce papers seven years ago. To set matters straight, she decides to go to the south quick and make him sign the papers. When things don't turn out the way she planned them, she realizes that what she had before in the south was far more perfect than the life she had in New York City. (Read More)

Themes:humiliation
Story:seaplane,  chick flick,  wedding ceremony,  fiance fiancee relationship,  wedding dress,  beer drinking,  scene during end credits,  female protagonist,  cell phone,  new york city,  dancing,  mother son relationship,  dog,  kiss

Piranha 3dd (2012)
Comedy, Horror

Piranha 3dd (2012)

Having awoken from their spring break extravaganza at Lake Victoria, the swarm heads upstream where they look to make a meal out of Big Wet, a local water park where when it comes to fun, nobody does it wetter! Though they came to get wet, get loaded and get some, the staff and patrons get more than they bargained for when they must face the fiercest, most bloodthirsty piranhas yet. Lead by the strong-willed, studious Maddy and her friends, Barry and Kyle, the trio must dive in and take on these man-eating creatures using every ounce of their being but can they be stopped? (Read More)

Story:man,  double entendre,  sexual innuendo,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  premarital sex,  scene during end credits,  stripper,  cell phone,  telephone call,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  kiss

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2 Days In Paris (2007) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

2 Days In Paris (2007)

2 Jours - 2 Days follows two days in the relationship of a New York based couple - a French photographer Marion and American interior designer Jack - as they attempt to re-infuse their relationship with romance by taking a vacation in Europe. Their trip to Venice didn't really work out, - they both came down with gastroenteritis. They have higher hopes for Paris. But the combination of Marion's overbearing non-English-speaking parents, flirtatious ex-boyfriends, and Jack's obsession with photographing every famous Parisian tombstone and conviction that French condoms are too small, only adds fuel to the fire. Will they be able to salvage their relationship? Will they ever have sex again? Or will they merely manage to perfect the art of arguing? (Read More)

Story:ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  premarital sex,  travel,  title directed by female,  cell phone,  new york city,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  dog,  kiss

Bridesmaids (2011)
Comedy, Romance

Bridesmaids (2011)

Annie (Kristen Wiig), is a maid of honor whose life unravels as she leads her best friend, Lillian (Maya Rudolph), and a group of colorful bridesmaids (Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McLendon-Covey and Ellie Kemper) on a wild ride down the road to matrimony. Annie's life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillian's maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to get it perfect, she'll show Lillian and her bridesmaids just how far you'll go for someone you love. This is why Bridesmaids (2011) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009). (Read More)

Story:bachelorette party,  chick flick,  partial female nudity,  flight,  wedding dress,  scene during end credits,  confession,  woman,  alcohol,  travel,  female protagonist,  cell phone,  telephone call,  kiss

Crash (2004)
Crime, Drama, Thriller

Crash (2004)

Over a thirty-six hour period in Los Angeles, a handful of disparate people's lives intertwine as they deal with the tense race relations that belie life in the city. Among the players are: the Caucasian district attorney, who uses race as a political card; his Caucasian wife, who, having recently been carjacked by two black men, believes that her stereotypical views of non-whites is justified and cannot be considered racism; the two black carjackers who use their race both to their advantage and as an excuse; partnered Caucasian police constables, one who is a racist and uses his authority to harass non-whites, and the other who hates his partner because of those racist views, but who may have the same underlying values in his subconscious; a black film director and his black wife, who believes her husband doesn't support their black background enough, especially in light of an incident with the racist white cop; partnered police detectives and sometimes lovers, one Hispanic female and the other black male, the latter who is dealing with a drugged out mother that feels he isn't concerned enough about taking care of family; an East Asian man who is run over but who is hiding some valuable cargo in the back of his van; a Persian store owner, who feels he isn't getting satisfaction from American society when his store is robbed time and time again; and a Hispanic locksmith, who just wants to keep his family, especially his young daughter, safe in a seemingly unsafe world. (Read More)

Themes:humiliation
Story:starbucks,  man,  illegal alien,  sexual harassment,  immigrant,  woman,  cell phone,  telephone call,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship

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Crossroads (2002)
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Crossroads (2002)

Three best friends get together and bury a box, making a pact to open it at midnight at their high school graduation. In the small town in Georgia that they live in, things soon change. One is little miss perfect, one is an engaged prom queen, and the other is a pregnant outcast. On the night of their graduation, they open the box and they strike up a conversation. Suddenly, one brings up the topic of her going to Los Angeles for a record contract audition. They all decide to go together and they leave. With a little money, they set out on the road with a guy named Ben. When one of them tells the other a rumor that he might be a homicidal maniac, they are all scared of him. When they reach Los Angeles, Lucy (Britney Spears) falls in love with Ben and against her father's wishes, she stays and she goes to the audition. (Read More)

Period:2000s
Story:chick flick,  kissing while having sex,  premarital sex,  female protagonist,  title directed by female,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  dancing,  kiss

Marie Antoinette (2006) is one of the best movies like The Proposal (2009)
Biography, Drama, History, Romance

Marie Antoinette (2006)

"All eyes will be on you," says the Austrian Empress, Maria Theresa to her youngest daughter Marie Antoinette. The film, marketed for a teen audience, is an impressionistic retelling of Marie Antoinette's life as a young queen in the opulent and eccentric court at Versailles. The film focuses on Marie Antoinette, as she matures from a teenage bride to a young woman and eventual queen of France. (Read More)

Themes:humiliation
Story:woman,  sexual innuendo,  fiance fiancee relationship,  female protagonist,  title directed by female,  dancing,  father son relationship,  dog,  kiss

Knight And Day (2010)
Action, Comedy, Romance

Knight And Day (2010)

June has a garage in Boston. At an airport heading home, a man bumps into her a few times and tries to keep her off the plane. He's under FBI surveillance; they wonder if he and she are working together, so they let both on a flight full of armed men wanting to arrest the stranger. He's Roy, he shoots his way out of trouble and tells her she's in danger. She's home the next day, miraculously, when agents pick her up; Roy saves her again, and a transcontinental chase ensues with Roy convincing her that he's the good guy, protecting an energy source that a rogue agent wants to sell on the black market. Can she trust Roy, and will trust matter when the bullets start flying? (Read More)

Story:man,  seaplane,  flight,  wedding dress,  ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship,  woman,  cell phone,  new york city,  kiss

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