Movies like Legends of the Fall

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Legends of the Fall (1994)
 7.5
 168K
Legends of the Fall (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, war, and love.
Style: emotional, captivating, sincere, sentimental, scenic, serious, touching, epic, sad, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: world war one, love triangle, beautiful scenery, romance, love, father son relationship, death, twists and turns, relationships, civil war, sibling relationship, friendship, family bonds, native americans, conflict, ranch, lovers, brothers, sibling rivalry, forbidden love, vengeance, bittersweet, brother brother relationship, romantic rivalry, hunting ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era, 1920s, 20th century, 90s, 19th century, 1930s ...
Place: usa, montana

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Most similar movies to Legends of the Fall

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, dramatic, emotional and realistic films with plots about catastrophe, beautiful scenery, dialogue, mentor, destiny, storytelling and culture clash mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like Legends of the Fall: Cold Mountain (2003), A River Runs Through It (1992), The Last of the Mohicans (1992), The English Patient (1996), The Horse Whisperer (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 150K
Cold Mountain (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, Italy, Romania, UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across the South, aiming to return to his young wife, Ada, who he left behind ...
Style: romantic, epic, sincere, sexy, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: american civil war, tragic love, survival, civil war, love story, war, loss of family member, love, wartime, getting home, romance, slavery ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century, victorian era, 50s
Place: south carolina, north carolina, usa, ancient greece, appalachia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
A River Runs Through It (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A River Runs Through is a cinematographically stunning true story of Norman Maclean. The story follows Norman and his brother Paul through the experiences of life and growing up, and how their love of fly fishing keeps them together despite varying ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, thought provoking, melancholic ...
Plot: fishing, coming of age, self discovery, beautiful scenery, father son relationship, americana, river, brother brother relationship, brothers, childhood, tragedy, secrets ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1910s, 1930s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by ...
Style: epic, exciting, sexy, visually appealing, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: native american, indians, army, wilderness, native americans, freedom, colonial america, american indian, american history, adventure, war, colonialism ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, middle ages, 1930s
Place: england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The English Patient (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 1930s, Count Almásy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almásy enters into a world of ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sentimental, erotic, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: world war two, adultery, war, tragic love, love story, betrayal, beautiful scenery, love, life & death, stranded, desert, mysterious character ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1942, 1930s, 50s ...
Place: sahara, italy, africa, egypt, cairo egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Horse Whisperer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Based on the novel by the same name from Nicholas Evans, the talented Robert Redford presents this meditative family drama set in the country side. Redford not only directs but also stars in the roll of a cowboy with a magical talent for healing.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, melancholic, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, kids, family outing
Plot: horse, ranch, horse riding, animals, romance, travel, cowboy, riding accident, couples, couple relations, hopes, rider horse relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, new york, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 65K
Far and Away (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A young man (Cruise) leaves Ireland with his landlord's daughter (Kidman) after some trouble with her father, and they dream of owning land at the big giveaway in Oklahoma ca. 1893. When they get to the new land, they find jobs and begin saving ...
Style: realistic, captivating, sentimental, epic, intense ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, adventure, opposites attract, love, irish, obsessive quest, against the odds, american dream, rise and fall, follow your dream, love story ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, victorian era, 1890s
Place: ireland, usa, oklahoma, europe, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Zack Mayo is a young man who has signed up for Navy Flight School. He is a Navy brat who has a bad attitude problem. Sgt. Foley is there to train and evaluate him and will clearly find Zack wanting. Zack meets Paula, a girl who has little beyond ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sexy, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: officers and cadets, military life, u.s. navy, love, navy, romance, love story, u.s. military, military officer, love of one's life, power relations, breaking point ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, washington state, the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dances with Wolves (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicide – and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.
Style: touching, scenic, epic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: american civil war, native american, self discovery, culture clash, friendship, tribe, courage, native americans, native american white relationships, pride and honor, survival, civil war ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s, 1860s, 70s
Place: kansas, south dakota, tennessee, usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.4
 74K
Open Range (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A former gunslinger is forced to take up arms again when he and his cattle crew are threatened by a corrupt lawman.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, intense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: cowboy, gunfight, old west, vengeance, violence, gunslinger, showdown, friendship, revenge, corruption, small town, civil war veteran ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: texas, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.6
 125K
Australia (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving ...
Style: epic, scenic, emotional, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: unlikely couple, social differences, journey, adventure, opposites attract, culture clash, prejudice, romance, wilderness, fall in love, world war two, desert ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, year 1939, year 1942 ...
Place: australia, japan, england, asia, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 109K
The Lucky One (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault returns from his third tour of duty in Iraq, with the one thing he credits with keeping him alive-a photograph he found of a woman he doesn't even know. Learning her name is Beth and where she lives, he shows ...
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, sentimental, scenic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night
Plot: love story, love affair, true love, romance, soldier, destiny, single mother, obsessive quest, loss of loved one, love, teenager, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, new jersey, middle east, new orleans, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Water for Elephants (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In this captivating Depression-era melodrama, impetuous veterinary student Jacob Jankowski joins a celebrated circus as an animal caretaker but faces a wrenching dilemma when he's transfixed by angelic married performer Marlena.
Style: emotional, romantic, sexy, touching, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: circus, forbidden love, love and romance, older woman younger man relationship, fall in love, lovers, performer's life, animals, love story, love, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, 20th century, 1920s, year 1931 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.2
 243K
Meet Joe Black (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: When the grim reaper comes to collect the soul of megamogul Bill Parrish, he arrives with a proposition: Host him for a "vacation" among the living in trade for a few more days of existence. Parrish agrees, and using the pseudonym Joe ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, philosophical, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, family outing
Plot: love and romance, afterlife, dealing with death, life philosophy, love, life & death, love at first sight, mysterious character, supernatural romance, family relations, lifestyle change, supernatural ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 573K
The Notebook (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An epic love story centered around an older man who reads aloud to a woman with Alzheimer's. From a faded notebook, the old man's words bring to life the story about a couple who is separated by World War II, and is then passionately ...
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, motivational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: romance, love story, love and romance, love, true love, power of love, youth, rich woman poor man, fall in love, young lovers, love of one's life, love affair ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, post world war two, 20th century, 90s
Place: south carolina, north carolina, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Remains of the Day (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A rule bound head butler's world of manners and decorum in the household he maintains is tested by the arrival of a housekeeper who falls in love with him in post-WWI Britain. The possibility of romance and his master's cultivation of ties ...
Style: emotional, romantic, touching, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: aristocracy, butler, master and servant, nazi, love, housekeeper, melancholy, nazism, class differences, master servant relationship, anti semitism, estate ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 50s, victorian era, 19th century ...
Place: england, britain, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 9K
Shenandoah (1965)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Charlie Anderson, a farmer in Shenandoah, Virginia, finds himself and his family in the middle of the Civil War he wants nothing to do with. When his youngest boy is taken prisoner by the North the Civil War is forced upon him.
Style: touching, factual, tense, poignant, affectionate ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, anti war, bittersweet, war, interracial relations, father son relationship, justice, prison, brothers, revolution, divorce ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hi-Lo Country (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An intimate story of the enduring bond of friendship between two hard-living men, set against a sweeping backdrop: the American West, post-World War II, in its twilight. Pete and Big Boy are masters of the prairie, but ultimately face trickier ...
Style: realistic, stylized, sexy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, cattle ranch, cowboy, desert, gunfight, love triangle, introspection, homecoming, human nature, world war two, coming of age ...
Time: post world war two
Place: new mexico, pearl harbor, california, new jersey, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Edge of Love (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Edge of love is a love story of two feisty women and a brilliant, charismatic poet who love both women. One woman Vera Phillips who is his first love and whom he lost for ten year, while other one is his present wife Caitlin who is adventurous ...
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love triangle, marriage, jealousy, rivalry, husband wife relationship, infidelity, pregnancy, world war two, intrigue, unfulfillment, love, writers ...
Time: 1940s, 18th century
Place: wales, europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.3
 150K
Dear John (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sergeant John Tyree is home on a 2 week leave from Germany. He meets Savannah after he dives into the ocean to retrieve Savannah's purse that had fallen off the pier. John falls in love with Savannah who is a student on spring break helping ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, touching, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, love, love and romance, love story, true love, love affair, couples, couple relations, fall in love, lovers reunited, young love, soldier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001
Place: north carolina, south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
The Cider House Rules (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Homer is an orphan who was never adopted, becoming the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch. Dr. Larch imparts his full medical knowledge on Homer, who becomes a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician. But Homer yearns for a self-chosen life ...
Style: sentimental, touching, heartbreaking, melancholic, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: abortion, coming of age, adoption, orphan, mentor protege relationship, romance, justice, premarital sex, self discovery, mentor, incest, first love ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: maine, usa, england, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 334K
Pearl Harbor (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
Story: The lifelong friendship between Rafe McCawley and Danny Walker is put to the ultimate test when the two ace fighter pilots become entangled in a love triangle with beautiful Naval nurse Evelyn Johnson. But the rivalry between the friends-turned-foes ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, epic, emotional, factual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: world war two, war, love, love triangle, love and romance, airplane, military, fighter pilot, aviation, navy, aerial combats, u.s. air force ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, year 1942, year 1941 ...
Place: hawaii, pearl harbor, japan, asia, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.5
 41K
The Choice (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life's most defining events.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, scenic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: love, romance, true love, fall in love, couples, love and romance, couple relations, destiny, happy ending, moral dilemma, love triangle, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1988, year 1946, year 1989
Place: north carolina, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 280K
Atonement (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: As a 13-year-old, fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.
Style: touching, emotional, heartbreaking, sad, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: world war two, wartime, redemption, love and romance, tragic love, war, injustice, unfulfilled love, forbidden love, love story, love, false accusation ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, victorian era, 20th century ...
Place: england, dunkirk, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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This Is My Father (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When schoolteacher Kieran Johnson (James Caan) discovers that his father was not a French sailor (as he had been led to believe) but rather an Irish farmer, Kieran looks to his mother (Moya Farrelly) for answers. When she refuses to provide any, ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, sexy, enigmatic ...
Plot: love, romance, coming of age, small town, bittersweet, irish, secrets, culture clash, runaway, depression, catholicism, tragedy ...
Time: 1930s
Place: ireland, illinois, california, chicago illinois, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
In Love and War (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After teenage ambulance driver Ernest Hemingway (Chris O'Donnell) takes shrapnel in the leg during World War I, he falls in love with Agnes von Kurowsky (Sandra Bullock), a beautiful older nurse at the hospital where he's sent to recover. ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, sexy, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: world war one, writers, war, romance, love, bittersweet, soldier, couple relations, doctors, wartime, brutality, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century
Place: italy, europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 17K
Dying Young (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After she discovers that her boyfriend has betrayed her, Hilary O'Neil is looking for a new start and a new job. She begins to work as a private nurse for a young man suffering from blood cancer. Slowly, they fall in love, but they always know ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, sad, touching, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, love story, cancer, life & death, doctors, leukemia, beautiful scenery, parents and children, human nature, social differences, unfulfillment, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Gardens of Stone (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A sergeant must deal with his desires to save the lives of young soldiers being sent to Vietnam. Continuously denied the chance to teach the soldiers about his experiences, he settles for trying to help the son of an old army buddy.
Style: realistic, intense, harsh, bleak, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, war, soldier, politics, justice, military life, civil war, wartime, casualty of war, life is a bitch, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1968
Place: washington d.c., vietnam, iraq, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.4
 33K
Howards End (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A saga of class relations and changing times in an Edwardian England on the brink of modernity, the film centers on liberal Margaret Schlegel, who, along with her sister Helen, becomes involved with two couples: wealthy, conservative industrialist ...
Style: romantic, emotional, compassionate, melancholic, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: english countryside, estate, wealthy family, sister sister relationship, beautiful scenery, dysfunctional family, romance, inheritance, character study, greed, country house, love triangle ...
Time: 1910s, turn of the century, edwardian era, victorian era, 19th century ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 148K
Remember Me (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Still reeling from a heartbreaking family event and his parents' subsequent divorce, Tyler Hawkins discovers a fresh lease on life when he meets Ally Craig, a gregarious beauty who witnessed her mother's death. But as the couple draws ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, romantic, sad ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: suicide, relationships, death in the family, love, romance, teenager, 9/11, love story, young love, love and romance, twists and turns, teenage love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001, year 1991, 90s ...
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
Style: touching, philosophical, atmospheric, dramatic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: aging, true love, life & death, life philosophy, child as adult, love and romance, existentialism, destiny, tragic love, impossible love, puzzle, journey ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, pearl harbor, new york, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%