Movies like Couples Retreat 2009

Four couples, all friends, descend on a tropical island resort. Though one husband and wife are there to work on their marriage, the others just want to enjoy some fun in the sun. They soon find, however, that paradise comes at a price: Participation in couples therapy sessions is mandatory. What started out as a cut-rate vacation turns into an examination of the common problems many face.

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1 Killers 2010

When an elite assassin marries a beautiful computer whiz after a whirlwind romance, he gives up the gun and settles down with his new bride. That is, until he learns that someone from his past has put a contract out on his life.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Thriller, Romance

Director:

Robert Luketic

Writers:

Bob DeRosa (screenplay), Ted Griffin (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.4

2 The Ugly Truth 2009

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 unexpected result.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Robert Luketic

Writers:

Nicole Eastman (screenplay), Karen McCullah (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

3 Life As We Know It 2010

After a distastrous first date for caterer Holly and network sports director Messer, all they have is common is a dislike for each other and their love for their goddaughter Sophie. But when they suddenly become all Sophie has in this world, Holly and Messer must set their differences aside. Juggling careers and social calendars, they'll have to find common ground while living under the same roof.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Drama

Director:

Greg Berlanti

Country:

United States of America
6.5

4 What Happens In Vegas 2008

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 couple for a limited period of time. At stake is a large amount of money.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Tom Vaughan

Writer:

Dana Fox

Country:

United States of America
6.1

5 The Bounty Hunter 2010

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, Nicole's wannabe-boyfriend, Stewart, joins the chase.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Drama

Director:

Andy Tennant

Writer:

Sarah Thorp

Country:

United States of America
5.6

6 The Back-Up Plan 2010

When Zoe tires of looking for Mr. Right, she decides to have a baby on her own. But on the day she's artificially inseminated, she meets Stan, who seems to be just who she's been searching for all her life. Now, Zoe has to figure out how to make her two life's dreams fit with each other.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Alan Poul

Writer:

Kate Angelo

Country:

United States of America
5.4

7 The Proposal 2009

When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Drama

Director:

Anne Fletcher

Writer:

Peter Chiarelli

Country:

United States of America
6.7

8 All About Steve 2009

After one short date, a brilliant crossword constructor decides that a CNN cameraman is her true love. Because the cameraman's job takes him hither and yon, she crisscrosses the country, turning up at media events as she tries to convince him they are perfect for each other.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Phil Traill

Writer:

Kim Barker

Country:

United States of America
4.8

9 My Best Friend's Girl 2008

When Dustin's girlfriend, Alexis, breaks up with him, he employs his best buddy, Tank, to take her out on the worst rebound date imaginable in the hopes that it will send her running back into his arms. But when Tank begins to really fall for Alexis, he finds himself in an impossible position.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Howard Deutch

Writer:

Jordan Cahan

Country:

United States of America
5.9

10 The Break-Up 2006

Pushed to the breaking-up point after their latest 'why can't you do this one little thing for me?' argument, Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend Gary. What follows is a hilarious series of remedies, war tactics, overtures and undermining tricks – all encouraged by the former couple's friends and confidantes …and the occasional total stranger! When neither ex is willing to move out of their shared apartment, the only solution is to continue living as hostile roommates until one of them reaches breaking point.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Peyton Reed

Writers:

Jeremy Garelick (screenplay), Jay Lavender (screenplay) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.8

11 Going The Distance 2010

Erin and Garrett are very much in love. When Erin moves to San Francisco to finish her journalism degree and Garrett stays behind in New York to work in the music industry, they gamely keep the romance alive with webcams and frequent-flyer miles. But just when it seems the lovers will soon be reunited, they each score a big break that could separate them for good.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Nanette Burstein

Writer:

Geoff LaTulippe

Country:

United States of America
6.3

12 How Do You Know 2010

After being cut from the USA softball team and feeling a bit past her prime, Lisa finds herself evaluating her life and in the middle of a love triangle, as a corporate guy in crisis competes with her current, baseball-playing beau.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

James L. Brooks

Writer:

James L. Brooks

Country:

United States of America
5.4

13 Date Night 2010

Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves—and now a number of unsavoury characters want Phil and Claire killed.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Shawn Levy

Writer:

Josh Klausner

Country:

United States of America
6.3

14 Along Came Polly 2004

Reuben Feffer is a guy who's spent his entire life playing it safe. Polly Prince is irresistible as a free-spirit who lives for the thrill of the moment. When these two comically mismatched souls collide, Reuben's world is turned upside down, as he makes an uproarious attempt to change his life from middle-of-the-road to totally-out-there.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

John Hamburg

Writer:

John Hamburg

Country:

United States of America
6

15 Just Go With It 2011

A plastic surgeon, romancing a much younger schoolteacher, enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife, in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone heads off for a weekend in Hawaii that will change all their lives.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Dennis Dugan

Writers:

Allan Loeb (screenplay), Timothy Dowling (screenplay) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

16 No Strings Attached 2011

Emma is a busy doctor who sets up a seemingly perfect arrangement when she offers her best friend Adam a relationship with one rule: No strings attached. But when a fling becomes a thing, can sex friends stay best friends?

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Ivan Reitman

Writers:

Elizabeth Meriwether (screenplay), Michael Samonek (story) (as Mike Samonek) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.2

17 Friends With Benefits 2011

Dylan and Jamie think it's going to be easy to add the simple act of sex to their friendship, despite what Hollywood romantic comedies would have them believe. They soon discover however that getting physical really does always lead to complications.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Will Gluck

Writers:

Keith Merryman (screenplay), David A. Newman (screenplay) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.5

18 Bad Teacher 2011

A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job and her students is forced to return to her job to make enough money for a boob job after her rich fiancé dumps her.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Jake Kasdan

Country:

United States of America
5.6

19 Horrible Bosses 2011

For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a hustling ex-con, the three friends devise a convoluted and seemingly foolproof plan to rid themselves of their respective employers... permanently.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime

Director:

Seth Gordon

Writers:

Michael Markowitz (screenplay), John Francis Daley (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

20 The Change-Up 2011

Dave is a married man with two kids and a loving wife, and Mitch is a single man who is at the prime of his sexual life. One fateful night while Mitch and Dave are peeing in a fountain when lightning strikes, they switch bodies.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

David Dobkin

Country:

United States of America
6.3

21 Due Date 2010

Peter Highman must scramble across the US in five days to be present for the birth of his first child. He gets off to a bad start when his wallet and luggage are stolen, and put on the 'no-fly' list. Peter embarks on a terrifying journey when he accepts a ride from an actor.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Todd Phillips

Writers:

Alan R. Cohen (screenplay), Alan Freedland (screenplay) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.5

22 Wanderlust 2012

Rattled by sudden unemployment, a Manhattan couple surveys alternative living options, ultimately deciding to experiment with living on a rural commune where free love rules.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

David Wain

Writers:

David Wain (as David B. Wain), Ken Marino

Country:

United States of America
5.6

23 The Dilemma 2011

Longtime friends Ronny and Nick are partners in an auto-design firm. They are hard at work on a presentation for a dream project that would really launch their company. Then Ronny spots Nick's wife out with another man, and in the process of investigating the possible affair, he learns that Nick has a few secrets of his own. As the presentation nears, Ronny agonizes over what might happen if the truth gets out.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama

Director:

Ron Howard

Writer:

Allan Loeb

Country:

United States of America
5.3

24 Four Christmases 2008

Brad and Kate have made something of an art form out of avoiding their families during the holidays, but this year their foolproof plan is about go bust -- big time. Stuck at the city airport after all departing flights are canceled, the couple is embarrassed to see their ruse exposed to the world by an overzealous television reporter. Now, Brad and Kate are left with precious little choice other than to swallow their pride and suffer the rounds.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Drama

Director:

Seth Gordon

Writers:

Matt Allen (screenplay) (as Matt R. Allen), Caleb Wilson (screenplay) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.7