20 Movies Like It Could Happen To You

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Serendipity

Serendipity
Serendipity
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 59%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Marc Klein
Actors: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“Serendipity” is a romantic comedy film about a couple who meet by chance and feel a strong connection, but decide to leave their future to fate. Years later, they embark on a journey to find each other again and see if destiny will bring them back together.

Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!

Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!
Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!
Internet Movie Database: 5.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 8 nominations
Writer: Victor Levin
Actors: Kate Bosworth, Josh Duhamel, Topher Grace
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!” is a romantic comedy about a small-town girl who wins a contest to go on a date with a famous actor, Tad Hamilton. As she navigates this newfound attention, she must choose between her childhood friend and the glamorous world of Hollywood.

Just Like Heaven

Just Like Heaven
Just Like Heaven
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Peter Tolan, Leslie Dixon, Marc Lévy
Actors: Reese Witherspoon, Mark Ruffalo, Donal Logue
Language: English, Spanish, Mandarin
Country: United States
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“Just Like Heaven” is a romantic comedy about a man who falls in love with a spirit inhabiting his new apartment. As they navigate their unconventional relationship, they uncover the truth about her past and strive to find a way to be together.

The Holiday

The Holiday
The Holiday
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Nancy Meyers
Actors: Kate Winslet, Cameron Diaz, Jude Law
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Holiday” is a romantic comedy about two women who swap homes for the holidays and unexpectedly find love in the process. They navigate new relationships and discover the joy of self-discovery and second chances.

Enchanted

Enchanted
Enchanted
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 75/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 12 wins & 51 nominations total
Writer: Bill Kelly
Actors: Amy Adams, Susan Sarandon, James Marsden
Language: English
Country: United States, Algeria, New Zealand
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The Enchanted movie is about a fairytale princess named Giselle who is transported to modern-day New York City and must navigate the challenges of real-life while still holding on to her fairytale ideals. Along the way, she falls in love with a divorce lawyer who helps her find her happily ever after.

Leap Year

Leap Year
Leap Year
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 24%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: N/A
Writer: Deborah Kaplan, Harry Elfont
Actors: Amy Adams, Matthew Goode, Adam Scott
Language: English, Ukrainian
Country: United States, Ireland
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“Leap Year” is a romantic comedy film about a woman who travels to Ireland to propose to her boyfriend on Leap Day, but ends up falling for an innkeeper along the way. As she navigates unexpected adventures and romantic entanglements, she begins to question her original plan and discovers love in unexpected places.

No Reservations

No Reservations
No Reservations
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Carol Fuchs, Sandra Nettelbeck
Actors: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Aaron Eckhart, Abigail Breslin
Language: English
Country: United States
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The No Reservations movie is about a talented and perfectionist chef, Kate, who must learn to balance her career and personal life when she becomes the guardian of her young niece, Zoe. As Kate navigates the challenges of motherhood and love, she also discovers the joy of embracing spontaneity and finding happiness outside the confines of her professional kitchen.

The Proposal

The Proposal
The Proposal
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 7 wins & 20 nominations
Writer: Peter Chiarelli
Actors: Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Mary Steenburgen
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Proposal” is a romantic comedy film about a high-powered book editor who convinces her assistant to marry her in order to avoid deportation back to Canada, leading to unexpected twists and hilarious situations as they navigate their fake engagement.”

Morning Glory

Morning Glory
Morning Glory
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Aline Brosh McKenna
Actors: Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford, Diane Keaton
Language: English, Ukrainian, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Morning Glory” is a comedy-drama film about a young television producer who is tasked with reviving a struggling morning show by hiring a legendary news anchor, leading to a clash of personalities and a race against time to save the show’s ratings.

Crazy, Stupid, Love

Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 23 nominations
Writer: Dan Fogelman
Actors: Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Crazy, Stupid, Love” is a romantic comedy about a middle-aged man named Cal who, after his wife asks him for a divorce, seeks guidance from a young, stylish bachelor named Jacob to help him navigate the dating scene and rediscover his self-confidence. As Cal embarks on his journey of personal growth, he learns valuable lessons about love, relationships, and the complexities of modern romance.

Silver Linings Playbook

Silver Linings Playbook
Silver Linings Playbook
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 89 wins & 148 nominations total
Writer: David O. Russell, Matthew Quick
Actors: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro
Language: English, Hindi
Country: United States
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“Silver Linings Playbook” is a romantic comedy-drama about a man with bipolar disorder who forms an unlikely bond with a young widow as they navigate their own personal struggles and find solace in each other’s company.”

About Time

About Time
About Time
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 70%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: 3 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Richard Curtis
Actors: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“About Time” is a romantic comedy-drama about a young man who discovers he has the ability to time travel and uses it to find love and happiness. As he navigates through life’s ups and downs, he learns valuable lessons about appreciating the present moment and cherishing the people he loves.

The Other Woman

The Other Woman
The Other Woman
Internet Movie Database: 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 26%
Metacritic: 39/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Melissa K. Stack
Actors: Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, Kate Upton
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Other Woman” is a comedy film about three women who team up to seek revenge on the cheating man who has been deceiving all of them. Together, they form an unlikely bond and plot to expose his infidelity and bring him down.

The Longest Ride

The Longest Ride
The Longest Ride
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 31%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 5 nominations
Writer: Nicholas Sparks, Craig Bolotin
Actors: Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson, Alan Alda
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Longest Ride” is a romantic drama film that follows the intertwining love stories of a young couple and an elderly man. It explores themes of sacrifice, true love, and the power of art to bridge generations.

The Choice

The Choice
The Choice
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 11%
Metacritic: 26/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Bryan Sipe, Nicholas Sparks
Actors: Benjamin Walker, Teresa Palmer, Alexandra Daddario
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Choice” is a romantic drama film based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks. It follows the love story of Travis and Gabby, who must make a difficult decision that will change their lives forever.

La La Land

La La Land
La La Land
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 94/100
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Runtime: 128 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Awards: Won 6 Oscars. 241 wins & 307 nominations total
Writer: Damien Chazelle
Actors: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: United States, Hong Kong
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La La Land is a romantic musical film that follows the story of two aspiring artists, Mia and Sebastian, as they navigate their careers and relationship in the bustling city of Los Angeles. The movie explores themes of dreams, love, and the sacrifices one must make to pursue their passions.

The Big Sick

The Big Sick
The Big Sick
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 19 wins & 101 nominations total
Writer: Emily V. Gordon, Kumail Nanjiani
Actors: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter
Language: English, Urdu
Country: United States
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“The Big Sick” is a romantic comedy based on the real-life love story of comedian Kumail Nanjiani and his wife, Emily V. Gordon. When Emily falls into a coma, Kumail forms an unexpected bond with her parents as he navigates cultural differences and confronts his own fears of commitment.

Set It Up

Set It Up
Set It Up
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Katie Silberman
Actors: Zoey Deutch, Glen Powell, Lucy Liu
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Set It Up” is a romantic comedy film about two overworked assistants who scheme to set up their demanding bosses in hopes of gaining more free time for themselves. As they work together to orchestrate the perfect match, they unexpectedly find themselves falling for each other.”

Isn’t It Romantic

Isn't It Romantic
Isn't It Romantic
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 60/100
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Runtime: 89 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Awards: 1 win & 10 nominations
Writer: Erin Cardillo, Dana Fox, Katie Silberman
Actors: Rebel Wilson, Liam Hemsworth, Adam Devine
Language: English, Italian
Country: United States
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“Isn’t It Romantic” is a romantic comedy about a young woman who, after getting hit on the head, wakes up in an alternate universe where she must learn to believe in love in order to find her way back home. Along the way, she navigates hilarious and unexpected romantic encounters.

Long Shot

Long Shot
Long Shot
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 5 wins & 13 nominations
Writer: Dan Sterling, Liz Hannah
Actors: Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen, June Diane Raphael
Language: English, Swedish, French, Vietnamese, Russian, Hebrew
Country: United States, Canada, Colombia
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“Long Shot” is a romantic comedy film about a journalist who reconnects with his childhood crush, who is now a powerful politician running for president. As they navigate their professional and personal lives, they face challenges and comedic situations that test their relationship and ambitions.

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