Movies like One Day 2011

A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.

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1 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

2 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

3 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

4 My Sister's Keeper 2009

Sara and Brian live an idyllic life with their young son and daughter. But their family is rocked by sudden, heartbreaking news that forces them to make a difficult and unorthodox choice in order to save their baby girl's life. The parents' desperate decision raises both ethical and moral questions and rips away at the foundation of their relationship. Their actions ultimately set off a court case that threatens to tear the family apart, while revealing surprising truths that challenge everyone's perceptions of love and loyalty and give new meaning to the definition of healing.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Nick Cassavetes

Writers:

Jeremy Leven (screenplay), Nick Cassavetes (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.4

5 The Perks Of Being A Wallflower 2012

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1991. High school freshman Charlie is a wallflower, always watching life from the sidelines, until two senior students, Sam and her stepbrother Patrick, become his mentors, helping him discover the joys of friendship, music and love…

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Stephen Chbosky

Writers:

Stephen Chbosky (screenplay by), Stephen Chbosky (based on his book)

Country:

United States of America
8

6 Water For Elephants 2011

In this captivating Depression-era melodrama, impetuous veterinary student Jacob Jankowski joins a celebrated circus as an animal caretaker but faces a wrenching dilemma when he's transfixed by angelic married performer Marlena.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Francis Lawrence

Writers:

Richard LaGravenese (screenplay), Sara Gruen (novel)

Country:

United States of America
6.9

7 500 Days Of Summer 2009

Tom, greeting-card writer and hopeless romantic, is caught completely off-guard when his girlfriend, Summer, suddenly dumps him. He reflects on their 500 days together to try to figure out where their love affair went sour, and in doing so, Tom rediscovers his true passions in life.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Marc Webb

Country:

United States of America
7.7

8 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

9 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

10 The Other Woman 2009

After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he's been cheating on. And when yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on the three-timing SOB.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Nick Cassavetes

Writer:

Melissa Stack (as Melissa K. Stack)

Country:

United States of America
6

11 Last Night 2010

The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Massy Tadjedin

Writer:

Massy Tadjedin

Countries:

France, United States of America
6.6

12 Like Crazy 2011

A British college student falls for an American student, only to be separated from him when she's banned from the U.S. after overstaying her visa.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Drake Doremus

Country:

United States of America
6.7

13 The Vow 2012

Happy young married couple Paige and Leo are, well, happy. Then a car accident puts Paige into a life-threatening coma. Upon awakening she has lost the previous five years of memories, including those of her beloved Leo, her wedding, a confusing relationship with her parents, or the ending of her relationship with her ex-fiance. Despite these complications, Leo endeavors to win her heart again and rebuild their marriage.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Michael Sucsy

Writers:

Abby Kohn (screenplay), Marc Silverstein (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.8

14 About Time 2013

The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in his own life – so he decides to make his world a better place... by getting a girlfriend. Sadly, that turns out not to be as easy as he thinks.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance, Fantasy

Director:

Richard Curtis

Writer:

Richard Curtis

Country:

United Kingdom
7.8

15 The Lucky One 2012

U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault returns from his third tour of duty in Iraq, with the one thing he credits with keeping him alive-a photograph he found of a woman he doesn't even know. Learning her name is Beth and where she lives, he shows up at her door, and ends up taking a job at her family-run local kennel. Despite her initial mistrust and the complications in her life, a romance develops between them, giving Logan hope that Beth could be much more than his good luck charm.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Scott Hicks

Writers:

Will Fetters (screenplay), Nicholas Sparks (novel)

Country:

United States of America
6.5

16 The Words 2012

The Words follows young writer Rory Jansen who finally achieves long sought after literary success after publishing the next great American novel. There's only one catch - he didn't write it. As the past comes back to haunt him and his literary star continues to rise, Jansen is forced to confront the steep price that must be paid for stealing another man's work, and for placing ambition and success above life's most fundamental three words.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller

Country:

United States of America
7

17 Love, Rosie 2014

Since the moment they met at age 5, Rosie and Alex have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side. A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity, and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different directions. As each navigates the complexities of life, love, and everything in between, they always find their way back to each other - but is it just friendship, or something more? Based on Cecelia Ahern's bestselling novel, LOVE, ROSIE is a heart-warming, modern comedy-of-errors posing the ultimate question: do we really only get one shot at true love?

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Christian Ditter

Writers:

Juliette Towhidi (screenplay), Cecelia Ahern (novel)

Countries:

Germany, United Kingdom
7.2

18 Me Before You 2016

A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds apart and trapped together by circumstance, the two get off to a rocky start. But the girl becomes determined to prove to the man that life is worth living and as they embark on a series of adventures together, each finds their world changing in ways neither of them could begin to imagine.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Thea Sharrock

Writers:

Jojo Moyes (based on the novel by), Jojo Moyes (screenplay by)

Country:

United States of America
7.4

19 The Impossible 2012

In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of the sea, followed by a wall of black water that devours everything in its path. Though Maria and her family face their darkest hour, unexpected displays of kindness and courage ameliorate their terror.

Genres:

Thriller, Drama

Director:

J.A. Bayona

Writers:

Sergio G. Sánchez, María Belón (story)

Countries:

United States of America, Spain
7.6

20 Crazy, Stupid, Love. 2011

Cal Weaver is living the American dream. He has a good job, a beautiful house, great children and a beautiful wife, named Emily. Cal's seemingly perfect life unravels, however, when he learns that Emily has been unfaithful and wants a divorce. Over 40 and suddenly single, Cal is adrift in the fickle world of dating. Enter, Jacob Palmer, a self-styled player who takes Cal under his wing and teaches him how to be a hit with the ladies.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Writer:

Dan Fogelman

Country:

United States of America
7.4

21 Safe Haven 2013

A young woman with a mysterious past lands in Southport, North Carolina where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her.

Genre:

Romance

Director:

Lasse Hallström

Writers:

Dana Stevens (screenplay), Gage Lansky (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.7

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 The Age Of Adaline 2015

After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.

Genres:

Fantasy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Lee Toland Krieger

Writers:

J. Mills Goodloe (screenplay by), Salvador Paskowitz (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.2

24 Begin Again 2013

A long-lost music producer finds a singer-songwriter right about the moment he has given up all hope on life.

Genres:

Comedy, Music, Romance, Drama

Director:

John Carney

Writer:

John Carney

Country:

United States of America
7.4