Movies like Emma

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Emma (1996)
 6.7
 32K
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 feelings, and her relationship with gentle Mr. Knightly.
Style: witty, captivating, clever, touching, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, opposites attract, jane austen, friendship, rich and poor, looking for love, fall in love, couples, estate, countryside, romance, friends, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, social differences, society, pretense, proposal, manners, verbal byplay, power relations, english countryside, picnic ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s, 18th century
Place: england, britain, london

Most similar movies to Emma

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, witty, clever and light films with plots about romance, love and romance, couples, love, fall in love, runaway and mentor mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Emma: Pride and Prejudice (1995), Pride & Prejudice (2005), Sense and Sensibility (1995), Jane Eyre (2006), Enchanted April (1991). 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: witty, stylized, clever, atmospheric, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, rich and poor, prejudice, couple relations, pride and honor, unlikely couple, aristocracy, wooing, social differences, initially antagonists, fall in love ...
Time: victorian, 18th century, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 13K
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, opposites attract, matchmaking, fall in love, aristocracy, couples, friendship, romance, rich and poor, countryside, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: witty, romantic, captivating, classic literature, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, social differences, prejudice, rich and poor, aristocracy, fall in love, pride and honor, society, eligible bachelor, looking for love ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, britain, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 7.1
 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, talky, stylized ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, marriage proposal, unlikely couple, couple relations, friends, opposites attract, looking for love, couples, society, young lovers, social differences, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sense and Sensibility (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.
Style: classic literature, touching, romantic, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, love triangle, romance, rich and poor, inheritance, happy ending, jane austen, rich man poor woman, society, social differences, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, 1800s, 1810s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 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: atmospheric, touching, gothic, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, couple relations, rich and poor, fall in love, love affair, social differences, looking for love, estate, dark hero, romance, family secret, prejudice ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 18th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Enchanted April (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on Elizabeth Von Arnim's novel, four Englishwomen rent an Italian villa on holiday.
Style: sentimental, touching, talky, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, vacation, romance, self discovery, couple relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, opposites attract, couples, fall in love, looking for love, manners ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: italy, europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Under the Greenwood Tree (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a rustic English village in the mid 19th century, Under The Greenwood Tree tells the story of a poor young man who falls for a middle-class schoolteacher and attempts to win her over.
Style: sexual, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: village life, love and romance, social differences, forbidden love, cinderella story, wooing, village, designer, friends, social relations, romance, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Bride & Prejudice (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Bollywood update of Jane Austen's classic tale, in which Mrs. Bakshi is eager to find suitable husbands for her four unmarried daughters. When the rich single gentlemen Balraj and Darcy come to visit, the Bakshis have high hopes, though ...
Style: feel good, humorous, colourful, romantic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: bollywood, culture clash, opposites attract, love and romance, unlikely couple, modern day adaptation, initially antagonists, fall in love, social differences, society, couple relations, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, london, usa, asia, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 241K
Notting Hill (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: William Thacker is a London bookstore owner whose humdrum existence is thrown into romantic turmoil when famous American actress Anna Scott appears in his shop. A chance encounter over spilled orange juice leads to a kiss that blossoms into a ...
Style: touching, witty, sentimental, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: paparazzi, fame, coincidence, roommate, friendship, press conference, movie star, wheelchair, opposites attract, ordinary person, social differences, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 453
Emma (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: realistic, clever, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: matchmaking, fall in love, looking for love, wooing, manners, couples, unfulfilled love, friends, love and romance, verbal byplay, romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 13K
Persuasion (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Persuasion is the newest adaptation of the classic Jane Austen novel of the same name published in 1818. Anne falls deeply in love with handsome young naval officer Frederick Wentworth at the age of nineteen.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, classic literature, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, love triangle, navy, love affair, captain, poetry, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, rich and poor, romance, jane austen ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 18th century
Place: britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: humorous, stylized, clever, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, jane austen, couples, wooing, manners, fall in love, eligible bachelor, looking for love, countryside, social climbing, society, social differences ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...
Style: witty, clever, realistic, biting, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: mistaken identity, diary, false identity, romance, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, verbal byplay, friends, comedy of errors, apprentice, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1890s, victorian era ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 20K
Mansfield Park (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: This fun and sexy comedy tells a timelessly entertaining story where wealthy, secret passions and mischievous women put love to the test.. When a spirited young woman, Fanny Price, is sent away to live on the great country estate of her rich ...
Style: witty, gloomy, biting, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: slavery, love triangle, estate, country estate, love and romance, couple relations, rich and poor, power relations, couples, society, social differences, feminism ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Northanger Abbey (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young woman's penchant for sensational Gothic novels leads to misunderstandings in the matters of the heart.
Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, feel good, romantic ...
Plot: love and romance, estate, inheritance, friendship, fall in love, society, aristocracy, family relations, coming of age, horse, countryside, jane austen ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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: humorous, semi serious, romanticism, light, colourful ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, jane austen, parallel world, romance, aristocracy, prejudice, eligible bachelor, fall in love, initially antagonists, imaginary, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Guinevere Pettigrew, a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: actress, love affair, love and romance, pianist, love triangle, governess, friendship, master and servant, opposites attract, romance, fall in love, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, pre world war two
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A chaotic Bridget Jones meets a snobbish lawyer, and he soon enters her world of imperfections.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, witty, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, workplace romance, diary, looking for love, love and romance, thirtysomething life, christmas, love triangle, holiday, couples, infidelity, verbal byplay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Love & Friendship (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, France, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and ...
Style: witty, stylized, light, talky, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, family outing
Plot: friendship, manipulation, jane austen, period piece, love, relationships, culture clash, romance, family, betrayal, love story, adaptation ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 19th century, 1920s
Place: england, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Jump Tomorrow (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When shy, straitlaced George (Tunde Adebimpe) meets vivacious, adorable Alicia (Natalia Verbeke), he's instantly smitten -- which puts his imminent arranged marriage in jeopardy. He vows to do the right thing, but then he falls in with Gerard ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, feel good, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, destiny, introspection, impossible love, comedy of errors, couples, looking for love, love affair, fall in love, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 2K
Go Fish (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in common. Can Max learn to look past the packaging?
Style: witty, clever, sexual, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, lesbian relationship, homosexuality, family relations, gays and lesbians, singleness, parents and children, couple relations, friends, love and romance, twentysomething life, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: touching, clever, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, couples, fall in love, wooing, looking for love, singleness, parents and children, thirtysomething life, city life, couple relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 8K
Jane Eyre (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jane Eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, Mrs. Reed, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. There she learns to be come a teacher and eventually seeks employment outside the school. Her advertisement is ...
Style: realistic, psychological, gloomy, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: orphan, estate, aunt, gentleman, couple relations, romance, youth, society, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 693
August (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 1890s North Wales over a long, hot August weekend, the Victorian calm of a household is suddenly upset with the arrival of a London couple who impose their city ways and thoughts on the more rurally based family. An adaptation of Anton ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, friendship, self discovery, love triangle, unsupportive spouse, siblings relations, family problems, fall in love, romance, love and romance, midlife crisis, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, future
Place: wales, england, europe, scotland, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Ireland, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Bridget Jones is becoming uncomfortable in her relationship with Mark Darcy. Apart from discovering that he's a conservative voter, she has to deal with a new boss, a strange contractor and the worst vacation of her life.
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, witty, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for love, love triangle, romance, opposites attract, thirtysomething life, verbal byplay, happy ending, law firm, intern, diary, relationships, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, england, germany, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.0
 4K
Aisha (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Aisha is a girl with a simple diktat - everyone's business is her business. Arjun is a boy with even a simpler set of beliefs - Aisha should mind her own business. Caught in the Delhi upper class world with its own set of social rules, Aisha ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, disorder, best friends, bollywood, romance, unfulfilled love, love and romance, hopes, event planner, looking for love, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, asia, delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.3
 18K
Austenland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Obsessed with the BBC production of "Pride and Prejudice", a woman travels to a Jane Austen theme park in search for her perfect gentleman.
Style: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: obsession, romance, looking for love, love and romance, couples, fall in love, social misfits, jane austen, rivalry, role playing, love triangle, resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Tale of Springtime (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Simple conversations engender complicated human interactions. The first in Eric Rohmer's Four Seasons series, Conte de printemps (A Tale In Springtime) is the story of an introverted young girl (Florence Darel) just reaching adulthood who takes ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: philosopher, cousin cousin relationship, vacation, friendship, romance, parents and children, couple relations, friends, family relations, hopes, mischievous children, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, tokyo, california, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.6
 4K
Autumn Tale (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Magali (Béatrice Romand), forty-something, is a winemaker and a widow: she loves her work but feels lonely. Her friends Rosine (Alexia Portal) and Isabelle (Marie Rivière) both want secretly to find a husband for Magali.
Style: talky, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, wine, french countryside, romance, women, love and romance, friends, midlife crisis, journalism, human nature, starting over, matchmaking ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, southern france, tokyo, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%