Movies like Emma

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Emma (1996)
 6.7
 31K
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, semi serious, feel good, realistic, touching, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, matchmaking, opposites attract, looking for love, estate, countryside, friendship, fall in love, couples, romance, rich and poor, parents and children, verbal byplay, picnic, english countryside, social differences, love and romance, society, family relations, power relations, friends, couple relations, manners, proposal, pretense ...
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, clever, witty and semi serious films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, love, fall in love, runaway and culture clash 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), Under the Greenwood Tree (2005). 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, couple relations, wooing, unlikely couple, prejudice, social differences, pride and honor, aristocracy, initially antagonists, fall in love ...
Time: victorian, 18th century, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ 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, captivating, romantic, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, social differences, prejudice, rich and poor, fall in love, pride and honor, society, aristocracy, eligible bachelor, looking for love ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, britain, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 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, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, looking for love, aristocracy, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, marriage, love triangle, romance, rich and poor, matchmaking, letter ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: semi serious, talky, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, marriage proposal, unlikely couple, matchmaking, romance, looking for love, rich and poor, social differences, love and romance, couples, family relations, young lovers ...
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: touching, sincere, romantic, classic literature, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, romance, love triangle, rich and poor, inheritance, jane austen, love and romance, society, family relations, social differences, sister sister relationship, eligible bachelor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, 1800s, 1810s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 17K
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, serious, gothic, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, couple relations, rich and poor, love affair, fall in love, looking for love, social differences, estate, romance, family secret, prejudice, childhood ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 18th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, britain, 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, semi serious, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: village life, forbidden love, cinderella story, love and romance, social differences, wooing, opposites attract, village, romance, looking for love, countryside, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 233K
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, clever, witty, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: paparazzi, fame, friendship, opposites attract, wheelchair, movie star, press conference, social differences, romance, showbiz, society, coincidence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, europe, 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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bollywood, culture clash, opposites attract, modern day adaptation, love and romance, unlikely couple, romance, arranged marriage, couple relations, indian lead, looking for love, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, california, london, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 442
Emma (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, stylized, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, verbal byplay, opposites attract, countryside, couple relations, romance, social differences, wooing, fall in love, love and romance, society, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.5
 12K
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, classic literature, romantic, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, love triangle, love affair, navy, couple relations, captain, poetry, rich and poor, fall in love, romance, love and romance, jane austen ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 18th century
Place: britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: clever, witty, semi serious, humorous, romanticism ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: time travel, jane austen, parallel world, romance, eligible bachelor, aristocracy, verbal byplay, parents and children, countryside, prejudice, fall in love, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.1
 19K
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, semi serious, realistic, gloomy, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: country estate, slavery, estate, love triangle, fall in love, rich and poor, social differences, gender, love and romance, society, couples, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ 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: clever, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, false identity, diary, comedy of errors, couple relations, romance, friendship, verbal byplay, new love, pleasure, relatives, country estate ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, witty, realistic, talky, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jane austen, opposites attract, unlikely couple, verbal byplay, couple relations, countryside, romance, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: touching, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: singer, governess, piano, love triangle, love affair, love and romance, pianist, actress, friendship, romance, fish out of water, actor's life ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, pre world war two
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, gentleman, aunt, estate, orphan, romance, realism, love affair, parents and children, rich and poor, social differences, haunted by the past ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, psychological ...
Plot: love and romance, estate, friendship, countryside, coming of age, inheritance, horse, fall in love, romance, couples, friends, couple relations ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, verbal byplay, happy ending, thirtysomething life, relationships, love story, uninhibited rivalry, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, germany, england, bangkok thailand, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: feel good, humorous, witty, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, workplace romance, looking for love, love and romance, thirtysomething life, christmas, holiday, diary, love triangle, verbal byplay, uninhibited rivalry, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: clever, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, looking for love, parents and children, urban, singleness, thirtysomething life, fall in love, city life, love and romance, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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: feel good, semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, homosexuality, fall in love, romance, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, lgbt, unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: clever, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, romance, on the road, comedy of errors, destiny, opposites attract, introspection, couple relations, impossible love, looking for love, love and romance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Twelfth Night or What You Will (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Shakespeare's comedy of gender confusion, in which a girl disguises herself as a man to be near the count she adores, only to be pursued by the woman he loves.
Style: witty, semi serious, feel good, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, gender bending, mistaken identity, love, twins, comedy of errors, love triangle, disguise, romance, verbal byplay, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era, 1800s ...
Place: cornwall, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.0
 685
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: clever, semi serious, realistic, gloomy, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, self discovery, love triangle, friendship, unsupportive spouse, older woman younger man relationship, estate, romance, siblings relations, family gatherings, family in crisis, road not taken ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era, future
Place: wales, england, europe, scotland, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.0
 3K
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, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, fall in love, friendship, looking for love, romance, love and romance, best friends, bollywood, couple relations, love triangle, true love, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, new delhi, delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.3
 17K
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: realistic, sentimental, feel good, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: obsession, resort, romance, looking for love, love and romance, social misfits, singleness, wooing, thirtysomething life, fall in love, couples, jane austen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Much Ado About Nothing (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic comedy about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words.
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: shakespeare, romance, comedy of errors, unlikely couple, estate, verbal byplay, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, fall in love, love and romance, couples, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: sicily, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four Weddings And A Funeral is a British comedy about a British Man named Charles and an American Woman named Carrie who go through numerous weddings before they determine if they are right for one another.
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sweet, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, looking for love, love at first sight, romance, unrequited love, opposites attract, funeral, unfulfilled love, love story, fall in love, love and romance, love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Emperor's New Clothes (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Napoleon, exiled, devises a plan to retake the throne. He'll swap places with commoner Eugene Lenormand, sneak into Paris, then Lenormand will reveal himself and Napoleon will regain his throne. Things don't go at all well; first, the ...
Style: humorous, touching, witty, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: hidden identity, fall in love, love and romance, romance, disorder, emperor, lookalikes, social differences, society, human nature, island, british ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: france, europe, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%