Movies like New In Town 2009

Lucy Hill is an ambitious up-and-coming executive living in Miami. She loves her shoes, she loves her cars and she loves climbing the corporate ladder. When she is offered a temporary assignment – in the middle of nowhere – to restructure a manufacturing plant, she jumps at the opportunity, knowing that a big promotion is close at hand. What begins as a straight-forward assignment becomes a life-changing experience as Lucy discovers greater meaning in her life and, most unexpectedly, the man of her dreams.

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1 Fool's Gold 2008

Treasure hunter Ben 'Finn' Finnegan has sunk both his trusty boat and his marriage to Tess in his obsessive quest to find the legendary 'Queen's Dowry' treasure. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he drags Tess and her boss along on the hunt. But Finn is not the only one interested in the gold—his former mentor-turned-enemy will stop at nothing to beat him to it.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy, Adventure

Director:

Andy Tennant

Writers:

John Claflin (screenplay), Daniel Zelman (screenplay) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.7

2 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

3 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

4 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

5 One For The Money 2012

An unemployed lingerie buyer convinces her bail bondsman cousin to give her a shot as a bounty hunter. Her first assignment is to track down a former cop on the run for murder – the same man who broke her heart years before. With the help of some friends and the best bounty hunter in the business, she slowly learns what it takes to be a true bounty hunter.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Crime

Writers:

Stacy Sherman (screenplay), Karen Ray (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.3

6 Failure To Launch 2006

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 fascinated when friends whose adult son has recently moved away from home reveal they hired an expert to arrange the matter and couldn't be happier with the result.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Tom Dey

Country:

United States of America
5.6

7 My Life In Ruins 2009

A Greek tour guide named Georgia attempts to recapture her kefi (Greek for mojo) by guiding a ragtag group of tourists around Greece and showing them the beauty of her native land. Along the way, she manages to open their eyes to the wonders of an exotic foreign land while beginning to see the world through a new set of eyes in the process.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Donald Petrie

Writer:

Mike Reiss

Countries:

Greece, United States of America
5.9

8 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

9 No Reservations 2007

Master chef Kate Armstrong runs her life and her kitchen with intimidating intensity. However, a recipe for disaster may be in the works when she becomes the guardian of her young niece while crossing forks with the brash sous-chef who just joined her staff. Though romance blooms in the face of rivalry, Kate needs to look outside the kitchen to find true happiness.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Drama

Director:

Scott Hicks

Writers:

Carol Fuchs (screenplay), Sandra Nettelbeck (screenplay "Mostly Martha")

Countries:

Australia, United States of America
6.3

10 A Little Bit Of Heaven 2011

A guarded woman who finds out she's dying of cancer but, when she meets her match, the threat of falling in love is scarier than death.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Nicole Kassell

Writer:

Gren Wells

Country:

United States of America
6.3

11 Nights In Rodanthe 2008

Adrienne is trying to decide whether to stay in her unhappy marriage or not, and her life changes when Paul, a doctor who is travelling to reconcile with his estranged son, checks into an inn where she is staying.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

George C. Wolfe

Writers:

Ann Peacock (screenplay), John Romano (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Australia, United States of America
6

12 Two Weeks Notice 2002

Dedicated environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson goes to work for billionaire George Wade as part of a deal to preserve a community center. Indecisive and weak-willed George grows dependent on Lucy's guidance on everything from legal matters to clothing. Exasperated, Lucy gives notice and picks Harvard graduate June Carter as her replacement. As Lucy's time at the firm nears an end, she grows jealous of June and has second thoughts about leaving George.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Marc Lawrence

Writer:

Marc Lawrence

Countries:

Australia, United States of America
6.1

13 While You Were Sleeping 1995

A transit worker pulls commuter Peter off railway tracks after he's mugged, but—while he's in a coma—his family mistakenly thinks she's Peter's fiancée, and she doesn't correct them. Things get more complicated when she falls for his brother, who's not quite sure that she's who she claims to be.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Jon Turteltaub

Writers:

Daniel G. Sullivan, Fredric Lebow (as Fredric LeBow)

Country:

United States of America
6.7

14 The Family Stone 2005

An uptight, conservative, businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water in their free-spirited way of life.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Thomas Bezucha

Writer:

Thomas Bezucha

Country:

United States of America
6.3

15 The Wedding Date 2005

With the wedding of her younger sister fast approaching, Kat Ellis faces the undesirable prospect of traveling alone to London for the ceremony. While this is bad enough, Jeffrey, the man who left her as they moved closer to marriage, happens to be the groom's best man. Determined to show everyone -- most of all Jeffrey -- that her romantic life is as full and thrilling as ever, Kat hires a charming male escort as her date.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Clare Kilner

Writers:

Elizabeth Young (book), Dana Fox (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6.2

16 The Accidental Husband 2008

When radio love guru Dr Emma Lloyd convinces Patrick Sullivan's fiancée to dump him the week before their wedding. He sets about teaching her a lesson for interfering in other peoples lives that she knows nothing about. Things take a turn when he finds himself falling for the very person who ruined his life and everyone is going to have to learn a few lessons about 'Real Love'

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Griffin Dunne

Countries:

Ireland, United States of America
5.6

17 View From The Top 2003

A small-town woman tries to achieve her goal of becoming a flight attendant.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Bruno Barreto

Writer:

Eric Wald

Country:

United States of America
5.2

18 Under The Tuscan Sun 2003

After a rough divorce, Frances, a 35 year old book editor from San Francisco takes a tour of Tuscany at the urgings of her friends. On a whim she buys Bramasole, a run down villa in the Tuscan countryside and begins to piece her life together starting with the villa and finds that life sometimes has unexpected ways of giving her everything she wanted.

Genres:

Romance, Comedy

Director:

Audrey Wells

Writers:

Frances Mayes (book), Audrey Wells (screen story) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Italy, United States of America
6.8

19 Catch And Release 2006

Gray Wheeler just lost everything. But it could be the best thing that ever happened to her. After the death of her fiancé, Gray moves in with her late love's best friends. While Sam and Dennis do their best to cheer Gray up, Fritz doesn't seem to care. Once Gray breaks through Fritz's defenses, however, she finally sees why her fiancé thought so highly of him. As they spend more time together, Gray learns that her chances for love have not died out with her fiancé. But when some surprise guests show up on their doorstep, it'll take the love of all of her new friends to help Gray learn that life may be messy, but love is messier.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Susannah Grant

Writer:

Susannah Grant

Country:

United States of America
6

20 Morning Glory 2010

A young and devoted morning television producer is hired as an executive producer on a long-running morning show at a once-prominent but currently failing station in New York City. Eager to keep the show on air, she recruits a former news journalist and anchor who disapproves of co-hosting a show that does not deal with real news stories.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Roger Michell

Country:

United States of America
6.5

21 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

22 New Year's Eve 2011

The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Garry Marshall

Country:

United States of America
5.7

23 Austenland 2013

Obsessed with the BBC production of "Pride and Prejudice", a woman travels to a Jane Austen theme park in search for her perfect gentleman.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Jerusha Hess

Writers:

Jerusha Hess (screenplay), Shannon Hale (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.3