Movies like Wuthering Heights 1992

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Wuthering Heights (1992)
 6.7
 14K
Wuthering Heights (1992)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young orphan Heathcliff is adopted by the wealthy Earnshaw family and moves into their estate, Wuthering Heights. Soon, the new resident falls for his compassionate foster sister, Cathy. The two share a remarkable bond that seems unbreakable until Cathy, feeling the pressure of social convention, suppresses her feelings and marries Edgar Linton, a man of means who befits her stature. Heathcliff vows to win her back.
Style: atmospheric, romantic, gothic, emotional, touching, melancholic, sexy, serious, thought provoking, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: obsession, tragic love, forbidden love, social differences, revenge, master and servant, betrayal, haunted by the past, love and romance, class differences, orphan, family disapproval, fall in love, society, love triangle, destructive relationship, parents and children, family, love story, love, passion, romance, vengeance, childhood sweetheart, catastrophe ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, georgian era, 70s
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Wuthering Heights

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexy, melancholic and romantic films with plots about culture clash, love and romance, romance, beautiful scenery, catastrophe, love and mentor mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Wuthering Heights: Jane Eyre (2011), The English Patient (1996), Pride & Prejudice (2005), Jane Eyre (2006), Persuasion (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
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Jane Eyre (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After a bleak childhood, Jane Eyre goes out into the world to become a governess. As she lives happily in her new position at Thornfield Hall, she meet the dark, cold, and abrupt master of the house, Mr. Rochester. Jane and her employer grow close ...
Style: touching, gothic, atmospheric, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: love, forbidden love, love and romance, romance, social differences, fall in love, unlikely couple, young woman, older man younger woman relationship, family secret, power of love, estate ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 70s, edwardian era, 1840s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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%
Pride & Prejudice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing wife and five daughters. If Mr. Bennet dies their house will ...
Style: romantic, dramatic, captivating, witty, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night, teens, family outing
Plot: love, romance, prejudice, happy ending, love and romance, opposites attract, aristocracy, initially antagonists, fall in love, unlikely couple, wooing, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 1790s, georgian era ...
Place: england, britain, london, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 21K
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: atmospheric, gothic, touching, romantic, gloomy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love affair, couple relations, rich and poor, romance, love story, love, unlikely couple, estate, fall in love, social differences, love and romance, looking for love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1930s, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.4
 16K
Persuasion (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Persuasion is the newest adaptation of the classic Jane Austen novel of the same name published in 1818. Anne falls deeply in love with handsome young naval officer Frederick Wentworth at the age of nineteen.
Style: romantic, emotional, sentimental, stylized, dramatic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love affair, fall in love, love, romance, love and romance, rich and poor, couple relations, relationships, family, society, love story, female protagonist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 50s, 1810s, 18th century
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 17K
Tess (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 186 min.
Story: This multiple-Oscar-winning film by Roman Polanski is an exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the d’Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl (Nastassja Kinski, in a gorgeous breakthrough) is sent by her father to the ...
Style: visually appealing, scenic, erotic, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: tragic love, rape, breast feeding, loneliness, destiny, peasant, tragedy, social injustice, relationships, marriage, secrets, solitude ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: england, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Wuthering Heights (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Earnshaws are Yorkshire farmers during the early 19th Century. One day, Mr. Earnshaw returns from a trip to the city, bringing with him a ragged little boy called Heathcliff. Earnshaw's son, Hindley, resents the child, but Heathcliff ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, sexy, melancholic, reflective ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, vengeance, true love, murder, beautiful scenery, music, adaptation, runaway, catastrophe, obsession, brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s, 70s, victorian era
Place: yorkshire, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sense and Sensibility (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.
Style: romantic, sincere, feel good, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love, romance, happy ending, love affair, rich and poor, love triangle, love story, cousin cousin relationship, eligible bachelor, village life, countryside, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era, 1810s, georgian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 84K
The Duchess (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.
Style: sexy, romantic, dramatic, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, duchess, love affair, aristocracy, infidelity, duke, adultery, marriage, royalty, high society, romance, marital rape ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 19th century, victorian era, 50s ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Age of Innocence (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Tale of 19th century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.
Style: touching, sexy, stylized, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: high society, countess, love triangle, marriage, infidelity, forbidden love, aristocracy, destiny, romance, love, love and romance, lovers ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era, 1870s, 1890s
Place: new york, philadelphia, usa, paris france, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
 6.7
 231K
Romeo + Juliet (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, Australia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In director Baz Luhrmann's contemporary take on William Shakespeare's classic tragedy, the Montagues and Capulets have moved their ongoing feud to the sweltering suburb of Verona Beach, where Romeo and Juliet fall in love and secretly wed. ...
Style: romantic, stylized, emotional, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: romance, forbidden love, tragic love, shakespeare, love story, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, young lovers, star crossed lovers, teen romance, true love, love, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, paris france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 8K
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, romantic, sexy, realistic, breathtaking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, forbidden love, fall in love, marriage, tragic love, couple relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, unrequited love, inheritance, obsession, relationships ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, victorian era, 18th century
Place: london, st. petersburg russia, russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 10K
Jane Eyre (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jane Eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, Mrs. Reed, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. There she learns to be come a teacher and eventually seeks employment outside the school. Her advertisement is ...
Style: romantic, melancholic, intense, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, romance, happy ending, orphan, love triangle, fall in love, power relations, family relations, love and romance, parents and children, rich and poor, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Romeo and Juliet (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Director Franco Zeffirelli's beloved version of one of the most well-known love stories in the English language. Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families. Driven by their passion, the young ...
Style: romantic, sweet, colourful, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: forbidden love, shakespeare, tragic love, family feud, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, young love, unfulfillment, fall in love, romance, love story, parents and children, true love ...
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, paris france, england, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Russia, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy.
Style: sexy, romantic, psychological, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: relationships, infidelity, romance, betrayal, beautiful scenery, cheating wife, age difference, death, love, culture clash, russian, adaptation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 2K
Ethan Frome (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the novel of the same name by Edith Wharton, it is about a husband and wife (Ethan and Zeena), who need an extra hand around the house due to Zeena's debilitated body and constant illness. The young woman who joins them is a beautiful, ...
Style: emotional, intense, sexy, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, family problems, forbidden love, family relations, dull life, romance, fall in love, destiny, true love, adultery, love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, england, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 5K
Firelight (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Firelight is a period romance/drama film written and directed by William Nicholson. It was Nicholson's first, and to date only, film as director.
Style: uplifting, serious, touching, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love affair, governess, fall in love, family relations, love and romance, hopes, parents and children, couples, british, mother daughter relationship, love, estate ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s, 1830s, 90s
Place: england, london, san francisco, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Widow of Saint-Pierre (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1850, on the isolated French island of Saint-Pierre, a murder shocks the natives. Two fishermen are arrested. One of them, Louis Ollivier, dies in custody. The other, Neel Auguste, is sentenced to death by the guillotine. The island is so small ...
Style: emotional, compassionate, atmospheric, touching, sincere ...
Plot: murder, prison, island, death row, death sentence, romance, tragic love, fighting the system, introspection, isolation, destiny, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, 1850s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The End of the Affair (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On a rainy London night in 1946, novelist Maurice Bendrix has a chance meeting with Henry Miles, husband of his ex-mistress Sarah, who abruptly ended their affair two years before. Bendrix's obsession with Sarah is rekindled; he succumbs to his ...
Style: romantic, erotic, sexy, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war two, infidelity, obsessive love, jealousy, love, obsession, romance, private detective, betrayal, love affair, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene ...
Time: 1940s, 19th century, 1930s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In this story-within-a-story, Anna is an actress starring opposite Mike in a period piece about the forbidden love between their respective characters, Sarah and Charles. Both actors are involved in serious relationships, but the passionate nature ...
Style: romantic, emotional, scenic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: adultery, love affair, romance, love, lieutenant, social differences, infidelity, destructive relationship, society, love story, tragedy, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 3K
Amy Foster (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm sick and hungry after the shipwreck, everyone is afraid of him, except for ...
Style: scenic, romantic, captivating, touching, emotional ...
Plot: beautiful scenery, countryside, social differences, fall in love, human nature, sea, society, sea disaster, romance, prejudice, life philosophy, shipwreck ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: england, wales, poland, cornwall, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 101K
Anna Karenina (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Trapped in a loveless marriage, aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky.
Style: stylized, emotional, colourful, talky, surreal ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, high society, imperial russia, infidelity, romance, suicide, aristocracy, love triangle, depression, love, adultery, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 50s, 1930s, 1870s ...
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, moscow russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Oscar and Lucinda (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After a childhood of abuse by his evangelistic father, misfit Oscar Hopkins becomes an Anglican minister and develops a divine obsession with gambling. Lucinda Leplastrier is a rich Australian heiress shopping in London for materials for her newly ...
Style: surreal, melancholic, captivating, touching, romantic ...
Plot: gambling, obsession, religion, friendship, wager, inheritance, fall in love, introspection, obsessive quest, love and romance, love, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: australia, england, europe, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dreaming of Joseph Lees (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in rural England in the 1950s Eva (Samantha Morton) fantasises about her handsome, worldly cousin Joseph Lees (Rupert Graves), with whom she fell in love as a girl. However, stuck in a closed community she becomes the object of someone ...
Style: emotional, sexy, sexual, reflective, artsy ...
Plot: love triangle, bittersweet, obsession, romance, sisters, interracial romance, happy ending, redemption, justice, distopia, multiple storylines, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.9
 11K
Jude (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In late 19th-century England, Jude aspires to be an academic, but is hobbled by his blue-collar background. Instead, he works as a stonemason and is trapped in an unloving marriage to a farmer's daughter named Arabella. But when his wife leaves ...
Style: emotional, erotic, romantic, sexy, bleak ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), love, social injustice, family relations, destiny, romance, forbidden love, beautiful scenery, erotica, sex, adultery, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s, 1890s
Place: england, australia, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 15K
Mrs Brown (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back to life, but that relationship creates scandalous situation and is likely ...
Style: touching, sentimental, melancholic, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: friendship, politics, british history, royalty, romance, queen, british monarchy, victorian england, relationships, queen victoria, love story, widow ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 1880s
Place: scotland, england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 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 ⇓
24%
Washington Square (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in 1870's New York, a spinster heiress is courted by a much younger, penniless man, much to the chagrin of her over-protective father, and must decide whether to spend the rest of her life alone, or marry a man who is interested in her only ...
Style: romantic, stylized, sexy, light, ironic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: spinster, women, romance, love, betrayal, father daughter relationship, couple relations, love and romance, feminist, marriage, first contact, twists and turns ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 1850s
Place: new york, alps, geneva switzerland, manhattan new york city, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Jefferson in Paris (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: His wife having recently died, Thomas Jefferson accepts the post of United States ambassador to pre-revolutionary France, though he finds it difficult to adjust to life in a country where the aristocracy subjugates an increasingly restless ...
Style: sexy, dramatic, cerebral, romantic, intellectual ...
Plot: revolution, romance, president, interracial romance, slavery, french revolution, politics, u.s. president, life philosophy, secrets, runaway, justice ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1780s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, versailles, new jersey, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%