20 Movies Like Overboard

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Overboard

Overboard
Overboard
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 46%
Metacritic: 53/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Leslie Dixon
Actors: Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell, Edward Herrmann
Language: English, French, Portuguese
Country: United States
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The Overboard movie is a romantic comedy about a wealthy and arrogant yacht owner who falls overboard and develops amnesia, only to be convinced by a struggling single mother that he is her husband.

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 about a high-powered book editor who forces her assistant to marry her in order to avoid deportation to Canada, leading to unexpected and humorous consequences as they navigate their fake relationship and real feelings for each other.

What Women Want

What Women Want
What Women Want
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Awards: 5 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Josh Goldsmith, Cathy Yuspa, Diane Drake
Actors: Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei
Language: English
Country: United States
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“What Women Want” is a romantic comedy film about a chauvinistic advertising executive who gains the ability to hear women’s thoughts after a freak accident, leading to humorous and heartfelt revelations about gender dynamics and personal growth.

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: Michele Alexander, Jeannie Long, Kristen Buckley
Actors: Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey, Adam Goldberg
Language: English
Country: United States, Germany
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“How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days” is a romantic comedy about a journalist who tries to drive away a man she is dating in order to write an article about it, while the man is simultaneously trying to make her fall in love with him to win a bet.”

The Ugly Truth

The Ugly Truth
The Ugly Truth
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 14%
Metacritic: 28/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Nicole Eastman, Karen McCullah, Kirsten Smith
Actors: Katherine Heigl, Gerard Butler, Bree Turner
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Ugly Truth” is a romantic comedy film about a TV producer who reluctantly teams up with a chauvinistic relationship expert to boost her struggling love life, leading to unexpected and hilarious consequences.”

50 First Dates

50 First Dates
50 First Dates
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 6 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: George Wing
Actors: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Rob Schneider
Language: English, Hawaiian, Mandarin
Country: United States
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“50 First Dates” is a romantic comedy about a man who falls in love with a woman with short-term memory loss, and must find a way to make her fall in love with him every day. It explores the challenges and heartwarming moments that arise as they navigate their unique relationship.

Just Go with It

Just Go with It
Just Go with It
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 19%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 5 wins & 13 nominations
Writer: Allan Loeb, Timothy Dowling, I.A.L. Diamond
Actors: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Brooklyn Decker
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Just Go with It” is a romantic comedy about a plastic surgeon who convinces his assistant to pose as his soon-to-be-divorced wife to cover up a lie, leading to a series of comedic and unexpected events during a vacation in Hawaii.

The Wedding Singer

The Wedding Singer
The Wedding Singer
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Awards: 5 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Tim Herlihy
Actors: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Christine Taylor
Language: English, Hebrew
Country: United States
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“The Wedding Singer” is a romantic comedy about a talented wedding singer named Robbie who is left heartbroken after being stood up at his own wedding. He finds a chance at love again when he meets Julia, a waitress engaged to a wealthy but unfaithful man, and they form a connection while working together on various weddings.

Sweet Home Alabama

Sweet Home Alabama
Sweet Home Alabama
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 38%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 3 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Douglas J. Eboch, C. Jay Cox
Actors: Reese Witherspoon, Patrick Dempsey, Josh Lucas
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Sweet Home Alabama movie is about a young woman named Melanie who returns to her small hometown in Alabama to finalize her divorce, only to find herself torn between her past love and her current life in New York City. As she navigates the complexities of her relationships and confronts her past, Melanie must decide where her heart truly lies.

Hitch

Hitch
Hitch
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 24 nominations
Writer: Kevin Bisch
Actors: Will Smith, Eva Mendes, Kevin James
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Hitch movie is about a professional “date doctor” who helps men win over the women of their dreams, but struggles to find love himself. He eventually falls for a skeptical gossip columnist, and must navigate the complexities of their relationship while keeping his true identity a secret.

The Break-Up

The Break-Up
The Break-Up
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 34%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Jeremy Garelick, Jay Lavender, Vince Vaughn
Actors: Jennifer Aniston, Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Break-Up is a romantic comedy film about a couple who break up but continue to live together in the same apartment, engaging in a series of escalating and comical battles to try and force the other to move out.”

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 new places. As they navigate their new surroundings, they discover the joy of self-discovery and the possibility of finding love in unexpected ways.

Maid in Manhattan

Maid in Manhattan
Maid in Manhattan
Internet Movie Database: 5.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 38%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Writer: John Hughes, Kevin Wade
Actors: Jennifer Lopez, Ralph Fiennes, Natasha Richardson
Language: English, French, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Maid in Manhattan” is a romantic comedy film that follows a hotel maid named Marisa Ventura who falls in love with a wealthy politician while pretending to be a guest at the hotel. Their relationship becomes complicated when her true identity is revealed, testing their love and challenging societal expectations.

You’ve Got Mail

You've Got Mail
You've Got Mail
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 70%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 6 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Miklós László, Nora Ephron, Delia Ephron
Actors: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Greg Kinnear
Language: English
Country: United States
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“You’ve Got Mail” is a romantic comedy about two business rivals who unknowingly fall in love with each other through anonymous email exchanges, while also exploring the impact of technology on personal relationships and the struggle between big-box bookstore chains and small independent bookshops.

While You Were Sleeping

While You Were Sleeping
While You Were Sleeping
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Daniel G. Sullivan, Fredric Lebow
Actors: Sandra Bullock, Bill Pullman, Peter Gallagher
Language: English
Country: United States
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“While You Were Sleeping” is a romantic comedy film about a lonely woman who saves a man from an oncoming train and is mistaken as his fiancée, leading to a series of comedic and heartwarming events as she tries to keep up the charade.

My Best Friend’s Wedding

My Best Friend's Wedding
My Best Friend's Wedding
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 12 wins & 24 nominations total
Writer: Ron Bass
Actors: Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney, Cameron Diaz
Language: English, French, Italian
Country: United States
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“My Best Friend’s Wedding” is a romantic comedy film about a woman who realizes she is in love with her best friend just as he announces his engagement to another woman. She then sets out to sabotage the wedding and win him back before it’s too late.

The Devil Wears Prada

The Devil Wears Prada
The Devil Wears Prada
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 21 wins & 53 nominations total
Writer: Aline Brosh McKenna, Lauren Weisberger
Actors: Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, Adrian Grenier
Language: English, French
Country: United States, France
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“The Devil Wears Prada” is a film about a young aspiring journalist who lands a job as an assistant to a powerful and demanding fashion magazine editor. As she navigates the cutthroat world of high fashion, she must balance her personal integrity with the pressures of her demanding boss.

Bridget Jones’s Diary

Bridget Jones's Diary
Bridget Jones's Diary
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 8 wins & 32 nominations total
Writer: Helen Fielding, Andrew Davies, Richard Curtis
Actors: Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth, Hugh Grant
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States
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“Bridget Jones’s Diary” is a romantic comedy film about a quirky and relatable woman named Bridget Jones who navigates the ups and downs of her love life, career, and self-discovery while documenting her experiences in a personal diary. Along the way, she finds herself torn between two very different men, leading to humorous and heartfelt moments.

Pretty Woman

Pretty Woman
Pretty Woman
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 8 wins & 11 nominations total
Writer: J.F. Lawton
Actors: Richard Gere, Julia Roberts, Jason Alexander
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Pretty Woman” is a romantic comedy about a wealthy businessman who hires a prostitute to accompany him to social events and eventually falls in love with her, leading to a transformation in both of their lives.

Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle
Sleepless in Seattle
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 4 wins & 19 nominations total
Writer: Jeff Arch, Nora Ephron, David S. Ward
Actors: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Ross Malinger
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Sleepless in Seattle” is a romantic comedy about a widower who, after his son calls into a radio talk show, finds himself connecting with a woman across the country, leading to a series of unexpected events as they try to meet in person.

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