Movies like Secret

If you like "Secret" you are looking for twists and turns, emotional and serious movies about / with changing the past or future, true love, time travel, romance, college, fall in love and music themes of Drama, Fantasy and Music genre shot in Hong Kong or Taiwan.
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Secret (2007)
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Secret
Original name: 不能說的秘密
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ye Xiang Lun is a music student majoring in piano who just transferred to Tamkang, a school famous for its musically talented students, especially those who play piano. On his first day of school, he hears a mysterious melody being played, and following it meets Lu Xiao Yu, another piano major. When he asks her about the song she was playing, she tells him that it is a secret that cannot be told. The two form a friendship that quickly evolves into a romantic relationship. However unbeknownst to Xiang Lun, there is more to Xiao Yu than initially meets the eye.
Style: twists and turns, emotional, serious, sincere, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: changing the past or future, true love, time travel, romance, college, fall in love, music, hopes, imaginary, love and romance, graduation, meaningful kiss, pianist, power of love, classmates, asthma inhaler, music score features piano, rugby, young love, teenage love, asthma attack, asthmatic, asthma, english, playing piano ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s, 1990s
Place: asia, campus, taiwan
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, sentimental, emotional and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, fall in love, love, unfulfillment and hopes mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres. Some movies like Secret: Bandage (2010), Somewhere in Time (1980), Desire (2003), Love Letter (1995), Il Mare (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bandage
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
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Audience: teens
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Place: asia, japan
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Somewhere in Time
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young writer, Richard Collier is met on the opening night of his first play by an old lady who begs him to, "Come back to me." Mystified, he tries to find out about her, and learns that she is a famous stage actress from the early 1900s. ...
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Place: usa
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Desire
Genre: Drama, Romance, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A story bout a relationship that's ended. Khwahish traces the sexy, funny and intense relationship of Amar Ranawat(Himanshu Malik) and Lekha Khorzuvekar (Mallika Sherawat) from the time they meet in the last semester of college, their quirky ...
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Love Letter
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Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When exchanging letters two women discover new things about a deceased man they used to know.
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Audience: date night, girls' night
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Il Mare
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Eun-joo moves out of her house "Il Mare", leaving behind a Christmas card for the eventual new owner of the house in 1999. In it she asks him/her to forward any mail of hers to her new address in the city. It is 1997 and Sung-hyun, the ...
Style: serious, sentimental, surreal
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Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
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Duration: 186 min.
Story: Chandni was a blockbuster in 1989 and is one of the most successful films of Indian cinema. The huge profits of this musical brought an end to director Yash Chopra's lean phase. The platinum success of its music was instrumental in ending the ...
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System:   61%
    User:   69%
 
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Moments
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Center Stage
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   55%
 
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: David loves his wife, Gillian. Unfortunately, she died two years ago. David deals with his grief by continuing his romance with Gillian during walks with her "ghost" on the beach at night. While David lives in the past, other family ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, talky, serious ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new england, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   61%
 
A Moment to Remember
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, emotional, touching
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   60%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
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Style: stylized, atmospheric, emotional, epic, serious ...
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Time: 1920s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 60s ...
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Once
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Ireland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vacuum repairman moonlights as a street musician and hopes for his big break. One day a Czech immigrant, who earns a living selling flowers, approaches him with the news that she is also an aspiring singer-songwriter. The pair decide to ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night
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The Time Traveler's Wife
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Due to a genetic disorder, handsome librarian Henry DeTamble involuntarily zips through time, appearing at various moments in the life of his true love, the beautiful artist Clare Abshire.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
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Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s, year 1995 ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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    User:   57%
 
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Rouge
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
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Country: Japan
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Touch Me
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sexual, sentimental ...
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
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System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
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Lovespell
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Romantic tragedy, the story of Tristan and Isolde.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sentimental, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, love triangle, romance, true love, dishonesty, love and romance, state affairs, betrayal, unfulfillment, infidelity, tragic love ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, ireland, cornwall, britain
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System:   45%
    User:   53%
 
 5.9
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A blind man has an operation to regain his sight at the urging of his girlfriend and must deal with the changes to his life.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, blindness, disability, couple relations, love story, hopes, doctors, resort, love and romance, first contact, beautiful scenery, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
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The Wedding Dress
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Hannah Pinkham's fiancé writes he's finally shipping home, her mother makes a fairy tale wedding dress, but while she's fitting it the knock on the door is not him, but the dreaded officer-messenger. Years later she sends it to ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, couples, young lovers, couple relations, tragic love, true love, dream come true, change of luck, lifestyle, love, wedding ...
Place: usa
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System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
 7.8
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About Time
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: sentimental, touching, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: time travel, romance, love, father son relationship, parenthood, loneliness, time loop, british, wedding, cancer, changing the past or future, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: england, london, cornwall
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System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
Here on Earth
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich college kid is taught a lesson after a joy ride ends up destroying a country restaurant.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
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Time: 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
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System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
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Paris Blues
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ram Bowen and Eddie Cook are two expatriate jazz musicians living in Paris where, unlike America at the time, Jazz musicians are celebrated and racism is a non-issue. When they meet and fall in love with two young American girls, Lillian and Connie, ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: jazz, musician's life, romance, introspection, music, friendship, nightclub, nightlife, racism, relationship vs career, musician, composer ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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System:   43%
    User:   43%
 
A Time for Dancing
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Their love of dance, and their friendship, is challenged for two high school girls when one is diagnosed with cancer.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
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Time: 90s
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System:   43%
    User:   51%
 

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