Movies like The Notebook

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The Notebook (2004)
 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 reunited, seven years later, after they have taken different paths.
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, motivational, sad, sexy, inspirational, sweet, realistic ...
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, lovers reunited, memory loss, social differences, love at first sight, life philosophy, love triangle, young love, forbidden love, young woman, relationships, sadness, letter, happy ending ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, post world war two, 20th century, 90s, 40s, 1990s
Place: south carolina, north carolina, usa, europe

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Most similar movies to The Notebook

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sentimental, emotional and romantic films with plots about romance, love and romance, love, love story, happy ending, dialogue and beautiful scenery mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Notebook: The Vow (2012), The Best of Me (2014), Dear John (2010), A Walk to Remember (2002), Me Before You (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 195K
The Vow (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia, France, Canada, Germany, Brazil, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Happy young married couple Paige and Leo are, well, happy. Then a car accident puts Paige into a life-threatening coma. Upon awakening she has lost the previous five years of memories, including those of her beloved Leo, her wedding, a confusing ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, emotional, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, memory loss, relationships, love and romance, marriage, amnesia, couple relations, true love, wooing, power of love, love, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.6
 73K
The Best of Me (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown.
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sexy, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: unfulfilled love, true love, love and romance, lovers reunited, high school sweetheart, love affair, love, small town, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, road not taken, romance, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1992
Place: new orleans, new jersey, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 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 ⇓
90%
A Walk to Remember (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie has a "to-do" list for her life and also a very big ...
Style: touching, romantic, inspirational, sad, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids ...
Plot: romance, teenager, opposites attract, terminal illness, love story, cancer, love and romance, first love, true love, fall in love, teenage love, high school ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 254K
Me Before You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds ...
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, sentimental, tear jerker ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: disability, love, romance, love story, love and romance, fall in love, handicapped, quadriplegic, caregiver, euthanasia, death, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, usa, switzerland, mallorca ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support ...
Style: touching, emotional, romantic, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: cancer, teenager, terminal illness, first love, dealing with death, fall in love, friendship, coping, adolescence, love and romance, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, amsterdam, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 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 ⇓
90%
 6.2
 46K
Endless Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A privileged girl and a charismatic boy's instant desire sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, sexual, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love, love story, forbidden love, teen romance, teenage love, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, father daughter relationship, relationships, teenage life, teenager ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 211K
P.S. I Love You (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her 10 messages intended to help ease her pain and start a new life.
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: love story, death, love and romance, romance, grief, terminal illness, starting over, loss of spouse, life philosophy, loss of husband, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe, usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 7.9
 1.2M
Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 194 min.
Story: 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called ...
Style: romantic, emotional, sentimental, touching, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids, teens ...
Plot: love, titanic, disaster, love story, romance, ship, forbidden love, love and romance, ocean, survival, shipwreck, tragedy ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, 50s, victorian era ...
Place: new york, atlantic ocean, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.6
 112K
Safe Haven (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young woman with a mysterious past lands in Southport, North Carolina where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her.
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, emotional, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: small town, starting over, obsession, fall in love, love and romance, small town life, single father, power of love, choice, runaway, domestic violence, abusive husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, boston, usa, new jersey, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, dramatic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: immortality, love, romance, love story, immortal, life & death, loneliness, aging, love and romance, miraculous event, supernatural, supernatural romance ...
Time: future, 20th century, year 1952, year 1981, year 1937 ...
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Thorn Birds (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 460 min.
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Story: This mini series covers 60 years in the lives of the Cleary family, brought from New Zealand to Australia to run their aunt Mary Carson's ranch. The story centers on their daughter, Meggie, and her love for the family's priest, Father ...
Style: sentimental, touching, family saga, captivating, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, older man younger woman relationship, catholic priest, tragic love, romance, couple relations, clergy, priest, age difference, catholic church, priest in love, destiny ...
Time: 50s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: australia, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 35K
Love Story (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harvard Law student Oliver Barrett IV and music student Jennifer Cavilleri share a chemistry they cannot deny - and a love they cannot ignore. Despite their opposite backgrounds, the young couple put their hearts on the line for each other. When ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, romantic, sad ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: love, tragedy, death, romance, college, love story, tragic love, ice hockey, graduation, young love, destiny, class differences ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, boston, paris france, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Longest Ride (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The lives of a young couple intertwine with a much older man as he reflects back on a lost love while he's trapped in an automobile crash.
Style: romantic, emotional, sentimental, inspirational, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: love, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, love story, couples, love and romance, cowboy, art collector, art student, opposites attract, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1941, contemporary, 21st century
Place: vienna, hawaii, new jersey, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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 ⇓
71%
 6.7
 91K
Sweet November (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Nelson is a man devoted to his advertising career in San Francisco. One day, while taking a driving test at the DMV, he meets Sara. She is very different from the other women in his life. Nelson causes her to miss out on taking the test and later ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, sad, thought provoking ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, love, terminal illness, love story, tragic love, love and romance, opposites attract, couples, bittersweet, leukemia, self discovery, changing lives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 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 ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 37K
Keith (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that ...
Style: psychological, sad, romantic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: high school, love, opposites attract, first love, terminal illness, romance, youth, teenager, cancer, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson for four days in the 1960s.
Style: romantic, sad, feel good, heartbreaking, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: photographer, love affair, adultery, impossible love, housewife, love story, romance, love, relationships, middle aged, infidelity, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, year 1965, post world war two, 80s, year 1987 ...
Place: iowa, usa, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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%
The Great Gatsby (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Long Island-set novel, where Midwesterner Nick Carraway is lured into the lavish world of his neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Soon enough, however, Carraway will see through the cracks of Gatsby's nouveau riche ...
Style: stylized, sentimental, bad ending, captivating, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: obsession, high society, loneliness, love triangle, social differences, love story, millionaire, love and romance, rags to riches, love, destructive relationship, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, midwest, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
 32K
Midnight Sun (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Katie, a 17-year-old, has been sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.
Style: sincere, romantic, sad, heartbreaking, compassionate ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: terminal illness, teenage love, teen romance, first love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, true love, best friend, star crossed lovers, teenager, life & death, follow your dream, teenage girl ...
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Movie in collections
A Walk in the Clouds (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: World War II vet Paul Sutton falls for a pregnant and unwed woman who persuades him -- during their first encounter -- to pose as her husband so she can face her family.
Style: romantic, sentimental, realistic, uplifting, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, happy ending, love and romance, romance, parents and children, vineyard, interracial romance, pretend relationship, wine, family relations, world war two, estate ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, post world war two
Place: san francisco, california, usa, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Message in a Bottle (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A woman finds a romantic letter in a bottle washed ashore and tracks down the author, a widowed shipbuilder whose wife died tragically early. As a deep and mutual attraction blossoms, the man struggles to make peace with his past so that he can move ...
Style: emotional, touching, bad ending, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, sailing, romance, haunted by the past, single parent, anonymous letter, destiny, love letter, love story, women, father son relationship, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina, virginia, usa, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 154K
One Day (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.
Style: romantic, sentimental, emotional, touching, sad ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: love, friendship, best friends in love, love and romance, male female friendship, couples, ambition, opposites attract, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, introspection, love story, best friend ...
Time: 80s, 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: london, england, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Painted Veil (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.
Style: touching, scenic, emotional, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, loveless marriage, love and romance, couple relations, cheating wife, marriage, couples, adultery, cholera, extramarital affair, love, love story ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 50s
Place: china, shanghai, london, england, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 56K
After (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman falls for a guy with a dark secret and the two embark on a rocky relationship.
Style: sexy, romantic, emotional, light, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: love, opposites attract, teenager, teen romance, fall in love, college, teenage love, youth, teenage boy, high school hunk, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Moment to Remember (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A young couple's love is tested when Sun-jin is diagnosed with a rare form of Alzheimer's disease.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: alzheimer's disease, love affair, memory loss, love story, couple relations, love and romance, love, class differences, romance, memory, father daughter relationship, resentment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 151K
The Lake House (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late.
Style: romantic, sentimental, sincere, sweet, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: time travel, time, love and romance, romance, fall in love, impossible love, architect, pen pal, supernatural, couples, letter, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, future, near future, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%