Movies and TV shows like I'll Take Manhattan

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I'll Take Manhattan (1987)
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I'll Take Manhattan (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 375 min.
Story: Maxi Amberville tries to save the magazine empire her father built, but her treacherous uncle stands in her way.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, pregnancy, betrayal, parents and children, love and romance, dishonesty, lovers reunited, unfulfillment, family in crisis, inheritance, vengeance, family relations, dysfunctional family, family problems, couples, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, eccentric family, family business, gay, fashion, casino, ballet, party, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, england, usa, europe, manhattan new york city

Most similar movies to I'll Take Manhattan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films and TV series with plots about couples, family relations, family problems, love and romance, infidelity, unfulfillment and couple relations mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like I'll Take Manhattan: The Affair (2014), Wives and Daughters (1999), The Slap (2015), Betrayal (2013), The Substance of Fire (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Affair (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Affair explores the emotional effects of an extramarital relationship between Noah Solloway and Alison Lockhart after the two meet in the resort town of Montauk in Long Island. Noah is a New York City schoolteacher with one novel published (book ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, adultery, love affair, life turned upside down, strong sexual content, parents and children, family problems, dishonesty, couple relations, haunted by the past, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, psychological, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, family relations, love triangle, couple relations, fall in love, prejudice, secret marriage, aristocrat, gossip, marriage, parent child relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1820s, 1830s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, britain, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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The Slap (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A family drama that explodes from one small incident where a man slaps another couple's misbehaving child. This seemingly minor domestic dispute pulls the family apart, exposes long-held secrets, and ignites a lawsuit that challenges the core ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic
Plot: family problems, dishonesty, couple relations, family in crisis, family relations, friends, infidelity, couples, friendship, domestic violence, suburbs, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Betrayal (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Centers on Sara, a beautiful but unhappily married female photographer who begins a torrid affair with Jack, a lawyer for a powerful family.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: photographer, infidelity, betrayal, murder, love affair, crimes, lawyers and clients, in-laws, love and romance, legal, courtroom drama, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Substance of Fire (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isaac Geldhart is a Holocaust survivor who, overcome by grief at the recent death of his wife, seems determined to run his publishing firm into the ground by printing books that have no hope of financial success. His son Aaron, who also works at the ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: holocaust, family business, obsession, family gatherings, workplace situations, siblings relations, introspection, human nature, dull life, family relations, haunted by the past, midlife crisis ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Satisfaction (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A provocative drama that explores modern marriage at its midpoint. Through the lens of one couple, Neil Truman and his wife, Grace, this series answers the question, “What do you do when having it all is not enough?” by delving into their ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, gloomy
Plot: infidelity, family problems, dishonesty, couple relations, marriage, female nudity, crumbling marriage, under the surface, couples, casual sex, unfulfillment, dating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Wicked Wicked Games (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wicked Wicked Games is a telenovela that debuted on December 6, 2006 on the American television network MyNetworkTV. Twentieth Television produced 63 episodes to air weekdays. The limited-run serial was directed by Terry Cunningham, Dennis Dimster, ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: betrayal, family feud, couples, uninhibited rivalry, manipulations, parents and children, family relations, rivalry, obsession, dishonesty, infidelity, intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Weekend (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Marian and John Kerr are expecting an old friend, Lyle for a weekend visit to their beautiful upstate New York home. Emotions run high since it is the one-year anniversary of the death of John's brother, the handsome and charismatic Tony, who ...
Style: gloomy, touching, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: dealing with death, parents and children, estrangement, couples, love affair, family problems, family in crisis, crumbling marriage, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Little House (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The Little House is a drama series based on the novel by Philippa Gregory. The drama follows the story of Ruth, who is married to career minded Patrick and is pushed towards the limits of her own sanity when she becomes entangled in the lives of ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: pregnancy, baby, car accident, dishonesty, family problems, family relations, mentally unstable, dysfunctional character, family in crisis, babies and infants, parents and children, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Continuing drama combining romance and intrigue set against the glittering backdrop of Beverly Hills and the American fashion industry.
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: fashion, infidelity, rich and poor, siblings relations, couple relations, lifestyle, society, social differences, cult, power relations, parents and children, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 80s, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Behaving Badly (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Behaving Badly is a 1989 British television serial directed by David Tucker. The teleplay by Catherine Heath and Moira Williams is based on Heath's novel of the same name. It was initially broadcast by Channel 4. The series was released on DVD ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, rich and poor, power relations, family relations, social differences, human nature, society, starting over, infidelity, suburban life, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
My Brother's Wife (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Mexico, Peru, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After almost 10 years of marriage, attractive Zoe discovers that her marriage lacks passion and surprise, and is seduced by the possibility of finding those sensations already forgotten in her husband's brother. From this premise a series of ...
Style: serious, stylized, sincere, sexual, realistic
Plot: infidelity, sexual abuse, pregnancy, family relations, betrayal, vengeance, gays and lesbians, romance, unfulfillment, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, usa, los angeles, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Autumn Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a school bus driving woman (Tyne Daly) has a heart attack, she makes one request of her three daughters (Ally Sheedy, Marla Sucharetza, Marceline Hugo) - she wants them to find their long lost brother, who was taken away by their father (Jack ...
Style: gloomy, touching, talky, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: estrangement, rich and poor, human nature, society, youth, dysfunctional family, family life, parents and children, hopes, siblings relations, unfulfillment, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, england, europe, usa, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Pacific Palisades (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pacific Palisades is an American soap opera that aired on Fox during prime time from April to July 1997. Produced by Aaron Spelling, the show was cancelled after just thirteen episodes despite a last-minute attempt to increase ratings by casting ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: betrayal, love and romance, manipulations, couples, dishonesty, social differences, society, social relations, miscarriage, architecture, passion, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Love in a Cold Climate (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel.
Style: serious, stylized, witty, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, looking for love, wooing, eccentric family, family relations, power relations, infidelity, love triangle, rich and poor, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Open Window (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The engagment between a struggling photographer and an assistant professor is marred by an act of violence.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, psychological
Plot: dysfunctional family, vegetarian, family in crisis, unfulfillment, couple relations, hopes, parents and children, introspection, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Mad Men (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Mad Men is set in the 1960s, initially at the fictional Sterling Cooper advertising agency on Madison Avenue in New York City, and later at the newly created firm, Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce, located nearby in the Time-Life Building, at 1271 ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family problems, womanizer, workplace, advertising, ambition, career, advertising agency, sexism, office, cigarette smoking, boss and employee, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Love and Other Impossible Pursuits (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Emilia, a law-school graduate, falls in love with her married boss, Jack. After Emilia marries Jack, her happiness turns unexpectedly to grief following the death of her infant daughter. Devastated, Emilia nonetheless carries on, attempting to forge ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic, gloomy
Plot: family problems, parents and children, couple relations, crumbling marriage, dealing with death, family life, death in the family, dishonesty, unfulfillment, woman, overcoming, hapless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Shoot the Moon (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After fifteen years of marriage, an affluent couple divorce and take up with new partners.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, psychological, dramatic ...
Plot: divorce, tennis court, infidelity, dysfunctional family, tennis, family relations, couples, love affair, couple relations, family in crisis, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Mistresses (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Follows the lives of four female friends and their involvement in an array of marital and extramarital relationships.
Style: realistic, witty, serious, sexy, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, lesbian, friendship, mistress, female friendship, sex, dishonesty, thirtysomething life, love and romance, lifestyle, love affair, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
He Knew He Was Right (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: He Knew He Was Right was a 2004 BBC TV adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel He Knew He Was Right. The mini-series portrays the failure of a marriage caused by the unreasonable jealousy of a husband exacerbated by the stubbornness of a wilful ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: inheritance, marriage, jealousy, aristocrat, insecurity, gossip, broken engagement, diplomat, piano, family relations, gossip and rumors, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1860s
Place: england, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Thousand Acres (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A THOUSAND ACRES is a drama about an American family who meets with tragedy on their land. It is the story of a father, his daughters, and their husbands, and their passion to subdue the history of their land and its stories.
Style: touching, psychological, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dysfunctional family, lawsuit, farm, betrayal, vengeance, family, tragedy, unfulfillment, legal, infidelity, terminal illness, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dirty Sexy Money (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Darling family's obscene wealth and enormous power makes them easy targets for their rivals, enemies, and the tabloids. Patriarch Tripp uses his money and influence to shield his five adult children from the prying eyes of the world. As ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: lawyer, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, family life, family problems, dedicated lawyer, mogul, master and servant, workplace situations, heir heiress, loss of parent, wealthy family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Grand (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Grand is a British television drama series first broadcast on ITV in 1997–1998. It was written by Russell T Davies and set in a hotel in Manchester in the 1920s. There are two series: eight episodes in the first series were broadcast from 4 ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual
Plot: hotel, prostitute, maid, couple relations, siblings relations, romance, love and romance, couples, lifestyle, family relations, betrayal, vengeance ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: europe, england, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Streetcar Named Desire (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Blanche Dubois goes to visit her pregnant sister and husband Stanley in New Orleans. Stanley doesn't like her, and starts pushing her for information on some property he know was left to the sisters. He discovers she has mortgaged the place and ...
Style: disturbing, touching, psychological, serious, emotional ...
Plot: mental illness, pregnancy, sister sister relationship, rape, family problems, haunted by the past, obsession, family relations, redemption, battle of the sexes, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 50s
Place: new orleans, mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Woman of Substance (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 490 min.
Story: A Woman of Substance charts the life of Emma Harte, from kitchen maid at the beginning of the 20th Century, to respected business woman and Grandmother in the 1980's. From humble beginnings Emma Harte starts her business with a small shop, but ...
Style: realistic, emotional, stylized, serious, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: store, pregnancy, working class, ambition, female protagonist, inheritance, master and servant, family problems, society, couples, love affair, vengeance ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Anna Karenina (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
Story: To help her brother mend his failing marriage, young Russian beauty Anna Karenina - who's married to eminent nobleman Alexei Karenin - leaves St. Petersburg for Moscow, where she meets the dashing Count Vronsky. They soon fall madly in love, ...
Style: touching, gloomy, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, media sensation, unfulfilled love, tragic hero, family problems, romance, destructive relationship, love and romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Brothers & Sisters (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Brothers & Sisters is an American television drama series that centers on the Walker family and their lives in Pasadena, California. The series premiered on ABC on September 24, 2006, and aired its final episode on May 8, 2011. It aired, for its ...
Style: serious, touching, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family drama, family business, mistress, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, jealousy, love and romance, couple relations, parenthood, family life, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Texasville (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Summer, 1984: 30 years after Duane captained the high school football team and Jacy was homecoming queen, this Texas town near Wichita Falls prepares for its centennial. Oil prices are down, banks are failing, and Duane's $12 million in debt. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, lovers reunited, reunion, pregnancy, americana, best friends, twins, couples, small town life, family problems, introspection, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 2K
Sisters (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sisters is an Emmy Award-winning television drama which aired on NBC for six seasons, from 1991 to 1996. The series was created by Ron Cowen and Daniel Lipman, who also created the Showtime series Queer as Folk and wrote the acclaimed Emmy and ...
Style: sincere, serious, sentimental, touching, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: phone sex, gender, parents and children, in-laws, siblings relations, family life, couples, family problems, snobbism, family relations, housewife, sibling relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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