Movies and TV shows like The Buccaneers

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The Buccaneers (1995)
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The Buccaneers (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 212 min.
Story: Four American girls go to England to find husbands.
Style: clever, realistic, stylized, semi serious, witty, talky
Audience: girls' night
Plot: high society, abortion, inheritance, love and romance, looking for love, family relations, rich and poor, pianist, cards, society, couples, eligible bachelor, proposal, siblings relations, countryside, social climbing, wooing, culture clash, verbal byplay, manners, romance, duchess, couple relations, social differences, dog ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe

Most similar movies to The Buccaneers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, stylized, witty and serious films and TV series with plots about love and romance, social differences, couples, society, romance, family relations and rich and poor mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Buccaneers: Pride and Prejudice (1995), Pride & Prejudice (2005), Wives and Daughters (1999), Cranford (2007), Pride and Prejudice (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pride and Prejudice (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 327 min.
Story: Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart.
Style: stylized, witty, romantic, clever, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, jane austen, prejudice, looking for love, couple relations, opposites attract, aristocracy, wooing, social differences, unlikely couple, rich and poor, pride and honor ...
Time: victorian, 18th century, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Pride & Prejudice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing wife and five daughters. If Mr. Bennet dies their house will ...
Style: romantic, witty, captivating, classic literature, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, love and romance, couple relations, social differences, prejudice, unlikely couple, aristocracy, pride and honor, society, rich and poor, fall in love, eligible bachelor ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, britain, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Wives and Daughters (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 301 min.
Story: Elizabeth Gaskell's enchanting tale of romance, scandal, and intrigue in a gossipy English town comes to Masterpiece Theatre in a lavish four-part production of Wives and Daughters, adapted by celebrated screenwriter Andrew Davies.Davies, who ...
Style: uplifting, serious, clever, romantic, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, family relations, love triangle, couple relations, fall in love, prejudice, gossip, secret marriage, aristocrat, marriage, parent child relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1830s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, britain, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Cranford (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 469 min.
Story: In the 1840s, Cranford is ruled by the ladies. They adore good gossip; and romance and change is in the air, as the unwelcome grasp of the Industrial Revolution rapidly approaches their beloved rural market-town.
Style: sincere, clever, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, small town life, aristocracy, love and romance, social differences, high society, marriage, class differences, siblings relations, eligible bachelor, family relations, proposal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Pride and Prejudice (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 265 min.
Story: Mrs. Bennet is determined to find husbands for her five daughters. The arrival of a new wealthy neighbor seems like the answer to her predicament. But while eldest daughter Jane catches Mr. Bingley's eye, middle child Mary has her nose stuck in ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, touching, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, jane austen, wooing, looking for love, manners, couples, countryside, social relations, initially antagonists, social climbing, social differences, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Mansfield Park (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 261 min.
Story: Drama series based on the novel by Jane Austen. Mansfield Park is the magnificient country residence of Sir Thomas Bertram and his family. It is here that their poor relation Fanny Price is brought up. Never allowed to forget her good fortune, Fanny ...
Style: serious, witty, realistic
Plot: love and romance, rich and poor, wooing, estate, love triangle, family relations, romance, couples, romantic rivalry, adultery, sister sister relationship, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: touching, realistic, stylized, serious
Plot: love and romance, high society, couple relations, parents and children, society, love affair, family relations, rich and poor, forbidden love, romance, social differences, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 20s, 20th century, victorian ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.7
 145K
Downton Abbey (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: A chronicle of the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian era—with great events in history having an effect on their lives and on the British social hierarchy.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, tragicomedy, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: estate, aristocracy, master and servant, family life, countryside, manners, high society, inheritance, social differences, love and romance, butler, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 20s, 1920s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Angel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Belgium, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Edwardian England. A precocious girl from a poor background with aspirations to being a novelist finds herself swept to fame and fortune when her tasteless romances hit the best seller lists. Her life changes in unexpected ways when she encounters ...
Style: realistic, clever, serious, witty, talky ...
Plot: infidelity, writer's life, estate, social differences, rise to the top, ambition, unfulfillment, couple relations, family relations, love, love triangle, siblings relations ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Vanity Fair (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: This faithful BBC adaptation once again brings William Makepeace Thackeray's classic satirical novel to the screen. Becky Sharp (Natasha Little) is a beautiful, clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost. The ...
Style: serious, witty, stylized, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: orphan, high society, social differences, feminism, social climbing, life turned upside down, power relations, society, ambition, couples, dishonesty, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sense & Sensibility (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
Story: This is the acclaimed 2008 BBC adaptation of the famous Jane Austen novel. While it originally aired as a 3-part miniseries, this home video release includes a single uninterrupted version of the entire film.
Style: romanticism, classic literature, sincere, sweet, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sister sister relationship, love triangle, society, love and romance, jane austen, romance, love, wooing, rich and poor, love affair, class differences, duel ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Middlemarch (1994)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 375 min.
Story: A BBC dramatization of George Eliot's classic novel about the lives and loves of a group of people living on the cusp of the Industrial Revolution in a small town named Middlemarch. These include young Doctor Lydgate, who arrives at Middlemarch ...
Style: stylized, touching, serious, emotional, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: hospital, politics, inheritance, reform, doctor, intrigue, social differences, rise to the top, romance, love and romance, rich and poor, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pride and Prejudice (1967)
Genre: Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Pride and Prejudice is a 1967 BBC television serial, based on Jane Austen's novel of the same name, originally published in 1813. This production marked the 150th anniversary of the death of Jane Austen. It was directed by Joan Craft and ...
Style: witty, clever, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: society, jane austen, countryside, unlikely couple, siblings relations, fall in love, eligible bachelor, verbal byplay, family relations, wooing, couples, looking for love ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sense and Sensibility (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Two sisters of opposing temperaments find love and some heartbreak in Jane Austen's 18th century classic.
Style: witty, stylized, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love, jane austen, village life, unfulfillment, siblings relations, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, master and servant, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Crimson Petal and the White (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 274 min.
Story: Follow Sugar into the underbelly of Victorian London seething with vitality, sexuality, ambition and emotion.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, love affair, couple relations, social climbing, rich and poor, mental illness, social differences, mistress, diary, power relations, couples, high society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1880s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Emma (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse seems to be perfectly content, a loving father whom she cares for, friends, and a home. But Emma has a terrible habit - matchmaking. She cannot resist finding suitors for her friends, most of all Harriet Smith. Emma is desperate for ...
Style: feel good, witty, colourful, captivating, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, aristocracy, opposites attract, jane austen, matchmaking, fall in love, couples, friendship, romance, love, female protagonist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.3
 18K
Jane Eyre (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
Story: In this version of Charlotte Brontë's novel, Jane Eyre (Georgie Henley), a poor relation in the household of her aunt, Mrs. Reed (Tara FitzGerald) is despatched into the care of the callous Mr Brocklehurst at his school at Lowood. As a young ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, touching, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, unlikely couple, rich and poor, love affair, fall in love, social differences, looking for love, estate, dark hero, love and romance, romance, prejudice ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 18th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Forsyte Saga (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Adaptation from John Galsworthy's novels.
Style: stylized, captivating, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, love and romance, rich and poor, romance, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, family problems, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 20th century, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 460
Emma (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: matchmaking, couples, wooing, manners, opposites attract, couple relations, rich and poor, fall in love, unfulfilled love, love and romance, unlikely couple, romance ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Scarlett (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Austria
Duration: 360 min.
Story: The greatest love story ever told began with Gone with the Wind and continues in this sweeping epic sequel, as Scarlett, Rhett and a host of unforgettable characters go from tragedy to triumph in an action-packed saga of international scope
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, parents and children, couples, couple relations, family relations, society, infidelity, fall in love, civil war, star crossed lovers, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: europe, ireland, london, england, georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.0
 3K
Jane Eyre (1983)
Genre: Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: After living a miserable life with her aunt, orphaned Jane Eyre is sent to Lowood, a residential school for children of limited means. Jane takes the advice of her friend and over many years takes her studies seriously, eventually advertising for a ...
Style: serious, stylized, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, orphan, couple relations, fall in love, dark hero, rich and poor, society, estate, social differences, attic, governess, proposal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Way We Live Now (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
Story: The Way We Live Now is a 2001 four-part television adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel The Way We Live Now. The serial was first broadcast on the BBC and was directed by David Yates, written by Andrew Davies and produced by Nigel ...
Style: serious, witty, biting, realistic
Plot: society, intrigue, lifestyle, rich and poor, power relations, prejudice, couples, couple relations, fall in love, rise to the top, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1800s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Sense and Sensibility (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: sincere, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, village, power relations, social relations, family relations, social differences, society, fall in love, siblings relations, village life, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 8.7
 28K
North & South (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 235 min.
Story: North & South is a British television drama serial, produced by the BBC and originally broadcast in four episodes on BBC One in November and December 2004. It follows the story of Margaret Hale, a young woman from southern England who has to ...
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, social differences, love and romance, love affair, pride and honor, initially antagonists, prejudice, fall in love, rich and poor, unlikely couple, young woman, society ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1850s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 5K
Emma (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse has a rigid sense of propriety as regards matrimonial alliances. Unfortunately she insists on matchmaking for her less forceful friend, Harriet, and so causes her to come to grief. Through the sharp words of Mr. Knightley, and the ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: matchmaking, marriage proposal, unlikely couple, couple relations, friends, social relations, family relations, power relations, society, social differences, young lovers, looking for love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 9K
Parade's End (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: In the years before the First World War, three Britons are drawn into fraught and ultimately tragic relations: Anglican Christopher Tietjens, second son of the lord of the manor of Groby, Yorkshire, who is a disconsolate, Tory statistician in ...
Style: realistic, serious, clever, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, loveless marriage, high society, romance, couple relations, lovers, couples, conservative, countryside, estate, marriage, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Love in a Cold Climate (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, siblings relations, social differences, society, love triangle, infidelity, couples, looking for love, eccentric family, wooing, unlikely couple, couple relations ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.4
 874
Poldark (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Period drama series about the brooding rivalry between former soldier Ross Poldark and local industrialist George Warleggan, and the two women in their lives. Based on the books by Winston Graham.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: estate, couple relations, rich and poor, siblings relations, love affair, unfulfilled love, romance, couples, manners, homecoming, working class, countryside ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1700s
Place: england, europe, mine, cornwall, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 33K
Emma (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people’s affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own ...
Style: witty, captivating, clever, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, matchmaking, opposites attract, estate, friendship, countryside, looking for love, couples, rich and poor, fall in love, romance, english countryside ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s, 18th century
Place: england, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.4
 10K
Lost in Austen (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Amanda, an ardent Jane Austen fan, lives in present day London with her boyfriend Michael, until she finds she's swapped places with Austen's fictional creation Elizabeth Bennett.
Style: romanticism, semi serious, humorous, light, colourful ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, jane austen, parallel world, romance, aristocracy, prejudice, eligible bachelor, fall in love, family relations, imaginary, parents and children, verbal byplay ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%