Movies and TV shows like Kingdom

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Kingdom (2014)
 8.4
 9K
Kingdom (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A raw family drama set against the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in Venice, California. Alvey Kulina owns Navy St. MMA with the help of his girlfriend Lisa Prince. He is willing to go through extraordinary means to make sure his fighters are taken care of, but all of this responsibility comes at a steep price. He has complicated relationships with both of his sons, Jay and Nate, who are both struggling with their own identities and places within Alvey’s life and gym.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, captivating, realistic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: athlete's life, mixed martial arts, family problems, gym, competition, sibling relationship, contests and competitions, parents and children, ambition, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, drug abuse, training, blind ambition, estrangement, brutality, friends, martial arts, family relations, couple relations, life is a bitch, addiction, couples, siblings relations, favoritism among siblings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california

Most similar movies to Kingdom

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and captivating films and TV series with plots about family relations, rivalry, ambition, parents and children, athlete's life, power relations and sport mostly in Drama, Sport and Action genres. Some movies like Kingdom: Southpaw (2015), Warrior (2011), Resurrection Blvd. (2000), Make It or Break It (2009), Ray Donovan (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 194K
Southpaw (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Billy "The Great" Hope, the reigning junior middleweight boxing champion, has an impressive career, a loving wife and daughter, and a lavish lifestyle. However, when tragedy strikes, Billy hits rock bottom, losing his family, his house and ...
Style: touching, rough, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: athlete's life, boxing, contests and competitions, family relations, sport, down on your luck, rise and fall, father daughter relationship, tragedy, death, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 8.2
 400K
Warrior (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother, an ex-marine ...
Style: tense, emotional, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, fist fighting, teacher, training, martial arts, warrior, sport, contests and competitions, coach, mixed martial arts, exercise, against the odds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh, atlantic city new jersey, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Resurrection Blvd. (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Santiagos are a proud East Los Angeles Latino family whose hopes and dreams are rooted in the world of professional boxing.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, rough, sentimental
Plot: youth, siblings relations, family relations, hopes, athlete's life, immigrants, ambition, misfit, society, urban, lifestyle, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Make It or Break It (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Set in the world of competitive gymnastics, the series follows a group of teen Olympic hopefuls as they train for their day in the spotlight.
Style: serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental, captivating
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: sport, athlete's life, youth, rivalry, friends, follow your dream, social relations, teenage life, ambition, family relations, hopes, gymnastics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.3
 68K
Ray Donovan (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the sprawling mecca of the rich and famous, Ray Donovan does the dirty work for LA's top power players, and makes their problems disappear. His father's unexpected release from prison sets off a chain of events that shakes the ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, blackmail, power relations, family problems, identity crisis, hollywood, businessman, family secret, teamwork, intrigue, millionaire, cover up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 708
The Colbys (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Colbys is an American prime time soap opera, which originally aired on ABC from November 20, 1985 to March 26, 1987. Produced by Aaron Spelling, it was a spin-off of Dynasty, which had been the highest rated series for the 1984–1985 U.S. ...
Style: realistic, serious, twists and turns, captivating, exciting
Plot: family business, wealthy family, dishonesty, memory loss, love triangle, rivalry, ambition, couples, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, intrigue, workplace ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Shadow Boxing 3. The Final Round (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Champion boxer Artyom Kolchin climbed all conceivable heights and became a national hero. He does not enter the boxing ring any more, rather choosing a coaching job and wild high life, including continuous TV appearances, hanging out and love ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: ambition, athlete's life, contests and competitions, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, chases and races, power relations, athlete and trainer, car chase, rivalry, sport
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 291
Brawler (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sidelined by an injury incurred while protecting his young brother, underground fighter Charlie Fontaine feels blindsided when he discovers his brother having sex on his couch with his new wife, Kat. Fueled by rage, a determined Charlie makes plans ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, athlete's life, siblings relations, drugs/alcohol, family relations, contests and competitions, rivalry, mixed martial arts, cocaine, cheating wife, brawl, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Kid: Chamaco (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Abner is trapped in the rough life of Mexico City. His escape? Boxing. Dr. Frank Irwin (Martin Sheen) and his son Jimmy, a pro boxer, come together to teach Abner that the heart fuels the punches we throw in life.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, rough, bilingual
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parents and children, power relations, hopes, athlete's life, sport, athlete and trainer, family relations, rise to the top, ambition, lifestyle, urban, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 968
Street Dreams (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Derrick Cabrera, like all skateboarders, dreams of being sponsored one day. He has all the talent in the world to make it happen but some major roadblocks to overcome before he can make the dream a reality.
Style: realistic, rough, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: underdog, college, rivalry, lifestyle, misfit, skating, ambition, obsession, troublemaker, extreme sport, estrangement, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 1K
Cane (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cane is an American television drama created by Cynthia Cidre, who also served as executive producer alongside Jonathan Prince, Jimmy Iovine and Polly Anthony. The pilot was directed by Christian Duguay. The show chronicled the lives and internal ...
Style: realistic, rough, gloomy, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: family business, family feud, cuban american, family secret, lifestyle, wise man, rivalry, seduction, adoption, ambition, lust, success ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 business, intrigue, infidelity, vengeance, rivalry, couples, dishonesty, obsession, family feud, family relations, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
 991
Circle of Pain (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following a fighting accident, Dalton Hunt retired from the world of MMA at the top. Unable to outrun his guilt, he lost his family, his title, and his way. But when a crooked promoter lures him back into a fight against the current undefeated ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, friendship, mixed martial arts, forced into action, contests and competitions, power relations, ambition, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, bar fight, rivalry, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.5
 3K
Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, sentimental
Plot: farm, family drama, sugarcane, power relations, parents and children, family relations, life turned upside down, society, single parent, social relations, interracial relations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: touching, serious, sincere, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family business, mistress, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, family life, parenthood, jealousy, family drama, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
 482
Cook County (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a stint in prison, Sonny returns to his home in East Texas, determined to repair his relationship with his son. Standing in his way is his brother, who has turned the home into a crumbling meth lab (IMDb.com)
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, family relations, hopes, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, drugs/alcohol, family in crisis, life is a bitch, addiction, redemption, estrangement, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 3K
Summerland (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Summerland is an American drama television series created by Stephen Tolkin and Lori Loughlin. It is centered on a clothing designer in her 30s, Ava Gregory, raising her niece and nephews after their parents die in a tragic accident. They live in ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, emotional
Audience: teens
Plot: loss of parent, love and romance, siblings relations, teenage life, surfing, beach, family problems, family relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, death of parent, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.5
 39K
The Knick (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Set in downtown New York in 1900, 'The Knick' is centered on the Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff who work there, pushing the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly high mortality rates and ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, rough, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: addiction, doctors and patients, hospital, surgeon, life is a bitch, gory, medicine, realism, power relations, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.1
 2K
The Cleaner (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After hitting rock-bottom from his own addictions during the birth of his twins, William Banks strikes a tentative deal with God. In exchange for a second chance, he vows to kick his addictions and dedicate his life to helping others. Now, along ...
Style: serious, uplifting, realistic
Plot: addiction, rescue, belief, going straight, family life, hopes, power relations, family relations, life is a bitch, human nature, society, recovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 31K
Ballers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Looking at the lives of former and current football players, the show follows former superstar Spencer Strasmore as he gets his life on track in retirement while mentoring other current and former players through the daily grind of the business of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, entertaining, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, athlete's life, american football, ambition, nfl, athlete, american football player, party, friendship, betrayal, family relations, business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 263
A Fine Step (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Fine Step is an uplifting family drama centering on Cal Masterson (Luke Perry, Beverly Hills 90210) an award winning horseman whose relationship with his beloved horse Fandango allows him to achieve multiple championship wins. However tragedy ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, ambition, teenage life, animal life, youth, farm, starting over, rivalry, family relations, family, hopes, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 3K
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, couples, family in crisis, friends, couple relations, family relations, infidelity, friendship, domestic violence, suburbs, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Beyond the Break (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Beyond the Break is an American drama series set in Hawaii, that debuted on The N in June 2006.
Style: realistic, exciting, sexy, touching, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: surfing, sport, ambition, overcoming, power relations, getting along, love and romance, friends, contests and competitions, rise to the top, athlete and trainer, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Banshee: Origins (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Banshee: Origins is a series of webisodes based on the American drama television series produced by Cinemax called Banshee. The series offers flashbacks in-between the time where Lucas Hood was arrested and when Sheriff Lucas Hood first arrived in ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, crimes, crime, rivalry, small town, tough heroes, heroes, vigilante, sheriff
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Caroline and Jackie (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman turns her sister's belated birthday celebration into an intervention, but as events unfold, it becomes unclear which sibling needs the most help.
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: friendship, eating disorder, introspection, siblings relations, life is a bitch, friends, drug abuse, addiction, haunted by the past, sister sister relationship, anorexia
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Day Late and a Dollar Short (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When irascible matriarch Viola Price learns that her next asthma attack will likely kill her, she is determined to fix her fractured family before she leaves this world.
Style: realistic, uplifting, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, estrangement, aging, righting the wronged, elderly, drugs/alcohol, hopes, couples, family problems, unsupportive spouse, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lucha Underground (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lucha Underground introduces U.S. audiences to the high-flying, explosive moves of lucha libre. An ancient combat tradition, watch as good and evil wage war in a gritty battleground called “The Temple.”
Style: serious, semi serious, rough, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: wrestling, martial arts, rivalry, tough heroes, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, athlete's life, sport, wrestler, underground, violence
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Astronaut Wives Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Based on the book by Lily Koppel, this 10 episode limited series tells the story of the women who were key players behind some of the biggest events in American history. As America’s astronauts were launched on death-defying missions, Life ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: astronaut, family relations, supportive spouse, couple relations, parents and children, space and aliens, best friends, couples, friends, chases and races, relationship vs career, americana ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 11K
Everwood (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After the death of his wife, world-class neurosurgeon Dr. Andrew Brown leaves Manhattan and moves his family to the small town of Everwood, Colorado. There he becomes a small-town doctor and learns parenting on the fly as he raises his talented but ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Plot: small town, doctor, family problems, parents and children, social relations, youth, fall in love, family life, single father, death in the family, workaholic, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.0
 33K
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, love affair, adultery, life turned upside down, strong sexual content, couple relations, parents and children, haunted by the past, family problems, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%