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The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996)
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The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 159 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a little known 1848 novel by Anne Bronte, Tara Fitzgerald stars as an enigmatic young woman who moves to 19th Century Yorkshire with a young son. Distancing herself from everyone in the village and their prying questions, she remains totally aloof until a charming neighbor farmer gets her to reveal her past through his persistence. Only then does she reveal she is hiding away from a womanizing, belittling husband.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: romance, new beginning, troubled marriage, couple relations, love triangle, rich and poor, betrayal, love and romance, alcohol abuse, infidelity, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, family problems, society, couples, dishonesty, working class, downfall, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, power relations, mansion, novelist, forbidden love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: yorkshire

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films and TV series with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, society, couple relations, love affair and infidelity mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like The Tenant of Wildfell Hall: The Forsyte Saga (2002), North & South (2004), Anna Karenina (2000), Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1998), Vanity Fair (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
TV show
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: realistic, stylized, touching, serious, saga ...
Plot: high society, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, love affair, society, wealthy family, rich and poor, forbidden love, period piece, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 1920s, victorian, 20s ...
Place: england, europe
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North & South (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 235 min.
TV show
Story: North & South is a British television drama serial, produced by the BBC and originally broadcast in four episodes on BBC One in November and December 2004. It follows the story of Margaret Hale, a young woman from southern England who has to ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: social differences, couple relations, love and romance, initially antagonists, fall in love, prejudice, rich and poor, romance, pride and honor, love affair, unlikely couple, young woman ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1850s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Anna Karenina (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
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: emotional, touching, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: tragic love, infidelity, dishonesty, tragic hero, betrayal, breakup, dysfunctional family, love triangle, social differences, couples, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Thomas Hardy's classic epic remains one of the most popular novels, this TV adaptation vividly depicts the powerful tale of a peasant girl whose life is torn apart by the love and jealousy of two men. Justine Waddell stars as the hapless Child ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy, atmospheric
Plot: innocence lost, uninhibited rivalry, power relations, injustice, couples, life is a bitch, society, romance, intrigue, couple relations, village, courtroom drama ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1800s, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Vanity Fair (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray's novel. The first colour production from the BBC.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: manipulation, satire, society, blind ambition, dishonesty, romance, manipulations, rise to the top, ambition, life turned upside down, power relations, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Love in a Cold Climate (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: social differences, looking for love, love triangle, fall in love, eccentric family, unlikely couple, romance, master and servant, wooing, unfulfilled love, infidelity, society ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: england, europe
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45%
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Jane Eyre (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
TV show
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: touching, gothic, atmospheric, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, love affair, rich and poor, fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, estate, looking for love, social differences, romance, love story, family secret ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1930s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Wingless Bird (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: On the eve of World War I, Agnes Conway manages both the business and the problems of her troubled family. She finds the strength to break class barriers and help her sister Jessie marry a good boy from a family of dockside toughs. Is she strong ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: rich and poor, world war one, social differences, love triangle, love affair, working class, couples, power relations, family relations, betrayal, master and servant, romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Inheritance (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At the lush Evenswood estate in Concord, Massachusetts, Edith Adelon, a beautiful orphan, lives as the paid companion to the daughter of the wealthy Hamilton family, although they regard her as one of their own. Years ago, Henry Hamilton saved Edith ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: rich and poor, social differences, looking for love, opposites attract, feminism, infidelity, couple relations, wooing, strong female presence, society, orphan, romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Way We Live Now (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: The Way We Live Now is a 2001 four-part television adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel The Way We Live Now. The serial was first broadcast on the BBC and was directed by David Yates, written by Andrew Davies and produced by Nigel ...
Style: serious, realistic, biting, witty, captivating ...
Plot: lifestyle, intrigue, society, rich and poor, rise to the top, fall in love, power relations, life is a bitch, prejudice, greed, social differences, ambition ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1800s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Daniel Deronda (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 210 min.
TV show
Story: Daniel Deronda is a British television serial drama adapted by Andrew Davies from the George Eliot novel of the same name. The serial was directed by Tom Hooper, produced by Louis Marks, and was first broadcast in three parts on BBC One from 23 ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: drowning, social differences, love triangle, love affair, ambition, betrayal, society, rise to the top, romance, unlikely couple, couples, aristocracy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, italy, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Madame Bovary (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 220 min.
TV show
Story: Would you risk everything to achieve your dreams? For beautiful young Emma Bovary, a life of passion and excitement is worth any price. Like a moth drawn to flame, she is entranced by the exotic worlds of romance and adventure found in her favorite ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: adulteress, romance, family relations, village, tragic hero, infidelity, road not taken, love affair, couples, dull life, strong female presence, deadend life ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Our Mutual Friend (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
TV show
Story: Intertwining tales of love, greed, and secret identities in Charles Dickens's 1860s London.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
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, realistic, stylized
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: inheritance, aristocrat, marriage, broken engagement, family relations, dishonesty, newlyweds, couple relations, romance, gossip and rumors, priest, piano ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1860s, victorian era
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Paradise (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious
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Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1870s, victorian era
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Forsyte Saga (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation from John Galsworthy's novels.
Style: family saga, stylized, epic, touching, serious ...
Plot: love and romance, love affair, rich and poor, dysfunctional family, parents and children, romance, intrigue, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, couple relations, family problems, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Beecham House (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: On the cusp of 19th century in Delhi, we following the fortunes of the residents of the titular mansion. The story begins as handsome and soulful former English soldier, John Beecham, has acquired the house to start a new life for his family and a ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Great Expectations (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: A young boy called Pip stumbles upon a hunted criminal who threatens him and demands food. A few years later, Pip finds that he has a benefactor. Imagining that Miss Havisham, a rich lady whose adopted daughter Estella he loves, is the benefactor, ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, sincere, realistic
Audience: girls' night
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Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Far from the Madding Crowd (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
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Style: realistic, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Jane Eyre (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: After living a miserable life with her aunt, orphaned Jane Eyre is sent to Lowood, a residential school for children of limited means. Jane takes the advice of her friend and over many years takes her studies seriously, eventually advertising for a ...
Style: serious, sentimental, stylized, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, orphan, governess, rich and poor, estate, couple relations, fall in love, dark hero, society, social differences, blind character, power of love ...
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Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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True Love (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A five-part series of intertwining, semi-improvised love stories exploring the reality of love in the modern world.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love affair, romance, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, couples, looking for love, dishonesty, bittersweet, love and romance, infidelity, right and wrong, desire
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31%
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Onegin (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the opulent St. Petersburg of the Empire period, Eugene Onegin is a jaded but dashing aristocrat - a man often lacking in empathy, who suffers from restlessness, melancholy and, finally, regret. Through his best friend Lensky, Onegin is ...
Style: atmospheric, clever, realistic, contemplative, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 19th century, 1820s, victorian era, 18th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
David Copperfield (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
TV show
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Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, touching, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, orphan, charles dickens, down on your luck, social differences, family relations, power relations, manic, step parent, adulthood, rise to the top, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Manions of America (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 290 min.
TV show
Story: Film starring David Soul, Kate Mulgrew, Pierce Brosnan
Style: captivating, emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: immigrants, american civil war, hopes, love and romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, follow your dream, rise to the top, romance, lovers apart, society, lovers reunited ...
Time: 19th century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Slap (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, psychological, captivating
Plot: family problems, couples, family relations, domestic violence, infidelity, friendship, suburbs, parents and children, couple relations, family in crisis, dishonesty, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Touch (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A seemingly happy Swedish housewife and mother begins an adulterous affair with a foreign archaeologist who is working near her home.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: love affair, infidelity, destructive relationship, human nature, couple relations, love triangle, small town, introspection, fall in love, moral dilemma, small town life, mental illness ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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X, Y and Zee (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The venomous and amoral wife of a wealthy architect tries, any way she can, to break up the blossoming romance between her husband and his new mistress; a good-natured young widow who holds a dark past.
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, couples, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, unfulfillment, romance, other woman, husband wife relationship, wife husband relationship, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Betrayal (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sense & Sensibility (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: This is the acclaimed 2008 BBC adaptation of the famous Jane Austen novel. While it originally aired as a 3-part miniseries, this home video release includes a single uninterrupted version of the entire film.
Style: romanticism, sweet, sincere, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sister sister relationship, jane austen, love triangle, society, love and romance, rich and poor, romance, wooing, english countryside, love, unrequited love, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Glass Virgin (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 1870s England, the story tells of Annabella Lagrange and the terrible secret her wealthy parents have kept from her. When she finally learns the truth, she runs away and eventually finds solace in the company of her family's former ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, youth, self discovery, prostitute, couples, family life, wedding, friendship, working class, coming of age ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%