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A Woman Named Jackie (1991)
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A Woman Named Jackie (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 246 min.
TV show
Story: A film about the life of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis.
Plot: first lady, kennedy family, u.s. president, price of fame
Time: 60s, 1960s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and sincere films and TV series with plots about ambition, politics, u.s. president, president, husband wife relationship, family relations and state affairs mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like A Woman Named Jackie: Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1981), The Kennedys of Massachusetts (1990), J.F.K.: Reckless Youth (1993), Robert Kennedy & His Times (1985), Jackie (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Biography of the former first lady, focusing on her years as a photojournalist and leading up to her marriage to John F. Kennedy and their moving into the White House.
Plot: kennedy family, usa history, assassination, romance, photographer, marriage, tragic event, senator, assassin, first lady, socialite, tragedy ...
Time: 60s, 50s
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95%
The Kennedys of Massachusetts (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 278 min.
TV show
Story: The Kennedys of Massachusetts is a 1990 TV miniseries that aired on ABC. Focusing mainly on the fifty-four year marriage of Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. and Rose Kennedy. The events depicted in the series are based upon the book by Doris Kearns Goodwin ...
Style: saga
Plot: kennedy family, democratic party, american, senator, john f. kennedy, president, democrat, ambassador, presidential election, oval office, candidate, white house ...
Time: 60s
Place: massachusetts, england, america, usa, boston
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78%
J.F.K.: Reckless Youth (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 183 min.
TV show
Story: Looks at the early years of America's most dashing president from his early childhood through his nomination for Congress.
Plot: john f. kennedy, usa president, kennedy family, president, u.s. president, childhood
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75%
Robert Kennedy & His Times (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 309 min.
TV show
Story: A personal portrait of one of the most controversial men of this century and the turbulent times in which he lived. An entire era, including the fight for civil rights, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the American entry into Vietnam, and the eventual ...
Plot: kennedy family, usa politics, politics, president, campaign, u.s. president, usa president
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Jackie (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, France, Chile, China, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An account of the days of First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, in the immediate aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963.
Style: emotional, heartbreaking, suspense, disturbing, political ...
Plot: kennedy assassination, president, assassination, kennedy family, american history, first lady, u.s. president, loss of husband, husband wife relationship, strong female character, female protagonist, widow ...
Time: 60s, year 1963
Place: usa, washington d.c., america, texas, dallas texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Jackie, Ethel, Joan: The Women of Camelot (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: They were more than Washington wives. They were part of an American dream known as Camelot. With strength and cunning they upheld their public image by concealing their private truths. Jackie, Ethel and Joan had little choice. They were Kennedy ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, talky, contemplative
Plot: kennedy family, politics, rise to the top, introspection, family tradition, ambition, state affairs, society, crumbling marriage, head of state, americana, family life ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, texas
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51%
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Blind Ambition (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 480 min.
TV show
Story: Television series docu-drama traces the career of John Dean, special counsel of president Nixon.
Plot: government, politics, attorney, president, u.s. president, republican party, usa president, marriage, husband wife relationship, watergate
Place: washington d.c.
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45%
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Kennedy (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 282 min.
TV show
Story: Biography of the 1961-1963 presidency of John F. Kennedy
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: vietnam war, election, white house, civil rights, politics, assassination, kennedy family, administration, americana, democrat, nuclear threat, fight for supremacy ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington d.c., usa, dallas texas
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45%
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Sinatra (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 250 min.
TV show
Story: An extensive biopic of one of the most famous entertainers of the 20th century - Frank Sinatra. The only thing that could engage the public more than his songs and films was his sometimes controversial private life.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: friendship, singer, couples, showbiz, relationship vs career, musician's life, crumbling marriage, desire for fame, lifestyle, music, ambition, rising to stardom ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 70s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Feud: Bette and Joan (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 406 min.
TV show
Story: Anthology series of famous feuds with the first season based on the legendary rivalry between Bette Davis and Joan Crawford which began early on their careers, climaxed on the set of "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?" and evolved into an ...
Style: sincere, melancholic, thought provoking, humorous, factual ...
Plot: hollywood, filmmaking, actress, feud, movie star, jealousy, glory, woman, aging, family problems, workplace problem, loneliness ...
Time: 60s
Place: los angeles
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42%
George Wallace (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
Story: George Wallace is a 1997 television film starring Gary Sinise as George Wallace, the former Governor of Alabama. It was directed by John Frankenheimer, who won an Emmy award for it; Sinise and Mare Winningham also won Emmies for their performances. ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: campaign, civil rights, racism, assassination attempt, injustice, conservative, interracial relations, discrimination, society, rise to the top, state affairs, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, year 1972, year 1963, 70s ...
Place: alabama, usa, georgia, america
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39%
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Blonde (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
Story: A fictional biography of Marilyn Monroe mixed with series of real events in her life.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, contemplative
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, actor's life, ambition, historical figure, desire for fame, rising to stardom, lifestyle, love and romance, starlet, filmmaking, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, 60s
Place: usa, maine, venice beach california
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39%
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Halston (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: American fashion designer Halston skyrockets to fame before his life starts to spin out of control.
Style: factual, homoerotic, semi autobiographical, semi documentary, inspirational
Plot: fashion, gay relationship, designer, homosexual, gay, drug abuse, rise to the top, empire, drug use, rising to stardom, haute couture, leadership ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: america, new york
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35%
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John Adams (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
TV show
Story: The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: american history, president, historical character, leadership, politics, lawyer, colonial america, human spirit, head of state, state affairs, freedom, army ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1770s, 1790s
Place: usa, england, france, pennsylvania, paris france ...
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The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The files that escaped the shredder have become an incredible motion picture. From the Kennedys to Martin Luther King. From cab drivers to Congressmen. From housewives to hostesses. He had something on 58 million people. It was all in his files. Now ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: fbi, president, head of state, government agency, gays and lesbians, crimes, ambition, gangsters, politics, society, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, california, chicago illinois, los angeles, washington d.c.
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33%
Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The story of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt during their 12-year stay at the White House.
Plot: usa president, mistress, handicapped, world war two, friendship, father daughter relationship, flashback, marriage, mother daughter relationship, white house, racism, media manipulation ...
Time: 1940s, 1890s, 20th century
Place: pearl harbor, usa, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Z: The Beginning of Everything (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: A biography series based on the life of Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, the brilliant, beautiful and talented Southern Belle who becomes the original flapper and icon of the wild, flamboyant Jazz Age in the 20s. Z starts before Zelda Fitzgerald meets the ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: party, fall in love, southern belle, flapper, family life, jealousy, marriage, suspicion of adultery, marital reconciliation, relationships, male female relationship, jealous husband ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Sybil (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 198 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of a young woman named Sybil, whose childhood was so harrowing to her that she developed at least 13 different personalities.
Style: psychological, emotional, touching, disturbing, uplifting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dissociative identity disorder, mental illness, split personality, child rape, psychology, child abuse, family relations, power relations, psychologist, human spirit, haunted by the past, parents and children ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Wu-Tang: An American Saga (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: Tracks the Wu-Tang Clan's formation, a vision of Bobby Diggs, who strives to unite a dozen young, black men that are torn between music and crime but eventually rise to become the unlikeliest of American success stories.
Style: suspense, realistic, exciting, sincere
Plot: rapper, urban ghetto life, hip hop culture, hip hop, music, ambition, artists and showbiz, musician's life, social problems, life is a bitch, rise to the top, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Loudest Voice (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The rise and fall of Fox News founder Roger Ailes, focusing primarily on the past decade in which Ailes arguably became the Republican Party’s de facto leader, while flashing back to defining events in his life.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: politics, husband wife relationship, impotence, infidelity, political corruption, ambition, fighting illness, political intrigue, state affairs, paranoia, corruption, sexual harassment ...
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30%
A Woman Called Moses (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A film about the life and career of the African American abolitionist and slave escape leader, Harriet Tubman.
Style: suspense
Plot: slavery, strong female lead, civil war, escape, social injustice, african american, cross cultural relations, prejudice, slave, attempted rape, abolitionist, women's issues ...
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30%
The Mystery of Natalie Wood (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: Uses accounts from family, friends, and acquaintances to tell the story of Natalie Wood and how she started young, acting in the spotlight, making the transition from a childhood actress to serious actress, dating the top names in Hollywood, her ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: actress, price of fame, understanding, movie star, childhood, child star, husband wife relationship, marriage, extramarital affair, pregnancy, depression, suicide attempt ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 50s, 60s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Truman (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Biographical account of America's President for the latter part of WWII. Shows Truman's rise from small-town nobody to leader of the USA, his decision to use the Atomic Bomb against Japan, and subsequent election as the US' post-war ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: world war two, soldier, politics, white house, world war one, presidential election, life is a bitch, military, dishonesty, leadership, heroes, ambition ...
Time: 50s
Place: asia, japan, usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Mussolini: The Untold Story (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 410 min.
TV show
Story: George C. Scott, Lee Grant, Virginia Madsen, Raul Julia, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Gabriel Byrne star in this Emmy-nominated program about the rise and fall of Italy's fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. Recounting his life with his wife, ...
Style: family saga
Plot: fascism, world war two, human, italian fascism, tyrant, rape, resistance movement, war atrocity, father son relationship, son in law, tyranny, german occupation ...
Time: year 1944, post world war one, year 1939, year 1945, 1940s ...
Place: italy, austria, milan italy, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Little Gloria... Happy at Last (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The story deals with Gloria Vanderbilt's difficult coming-of-age when, at eleven, she was a pawn in a custody battle between her sybaritic mother and her aunt.
Plot: custody battle, party, mother daughter conflict, family conflict, greed, court case, matriarch, newspaper columnist, family feud, gossip columnist, sister in law sister in law relationship, party girl ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Houdini (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the man behind the magic as he finds fame, engages in espionage, battles spiritualists and encounters the greatest names of the era, from U.S. presidents to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Grigori Rasputin.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: seance, rise to the top, ambition, undercover, performer's life, artists and showbiz, espionage, couple relations, magic, wizards and magicians, husband wife relationship, magic show ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1890s, 1910s
Place: usa, budapest, san francisco, new york, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Manns (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 312 min.
TV show
Story: Chronicle about Germany's most extraodinary literary family.
Style: family saga, captivating, realistic, serious, saga ...
Plot: exile, world war two, incest, state affairs, political unrest, parents and children, family relations, artists and showbiz, writer's life, family life, siblings relations, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 60s, 70s, 50s ...
Place: germany, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The Jacksons are your average working-class family in Gary, Indiana; but when their father discovers the kids have an extraordinary musical talent they form a band. Winning talent show after talent show they soon hit it big when Motown calls. From ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, controversial
Plot: music band, musician's life, follow your dream, desire for fame, working class, family problems, music, youth, performer's life, teenage life, american dream, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 1940s, 60s, 50s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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King (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
TV show
Story: A 1978 TV miniseries about the career of Martin Luther King Jr. from his days as a Baptist minister in Atlanta in the early '50s until his assassination in 1968.
Style: sincere, disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: civil rights, racism, assassination, discrimination, social differences, rebelliousness, political unrest, idealism, righting the wronged, religions or cults, injustice, fighting the system ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 50s
Place: memphis, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Pope John Paul II (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, Poland, USA
Duration: 201 min.
TV show
Story: Following the death of his mother, Karol Wojtyla is brought up by his father in the Polish city of Krakow during the first half of the 20th century. When his homeland is invaded by the Nazis in 1939, he secretly opposes the systematic persecution of ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: bishop, church, assassination attempt, religion, human spirit, idealism, heroic mission, leadership, fighting the system, rebellion, clergy, political unrest ...
Place: vatican, poland, europe
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26%