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Lipstick on Your Collar (1993)
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Lipstick on Your Collar (1993)
Genre: Drama, Musical, War
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
Story: Musical black comedy set during the Suez Crisis, written by Dennis Potter.
Style: surreal, humorous, feel good, sexy, realistic, talky, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: office, translator, army, sex, youth, soldier, love triangle, womanizer, love and romance, looking for love, workplace romance, daydreamer, wartime life, workplace, twentysomething life, state affairs, workplace situations, romance, music, military, pianist, british intelligence, neighbor, sexual humor, dream ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: england, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and captivating films and TV series with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, wartime life, military, family relations and soldier mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like Lipstick on Your Collar: The Cinder Path (1994), Our Girl (2014), This Life (1996), William and Mary (2003), The Crimson Field (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Cinder Path (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Tale of a farmer's son who gets involved with two sisters, then goes to fight in the trenches in WW1.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: wartime life, crimes, war, hopes, siblings relations, romance, witnessing a crime, love triangle, infidelity, axe, murder, social differences ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england
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Our Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Drama following the extraordinary adventures of female medics in the British Army.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: soldier, army, power relations, military base, self discovery, military, officers and cadets, hopes, basic training, military life, doctor, female soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, england, middle east
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76%
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This Life (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A group of aspiring young lawyers sharing a shabby house in London, charting their careers and personal lives.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, emotional, serious
Plot: lawyer, sex, irresponsible, couple relations, dedicated lawyer, workplace intrigue, love and romance, lawyers and clients, direction and purpose, twentysomething life, workplace situations, city life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london
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76%
William and Mary (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: William and Mary is an ITV romantic comedy drama set in London, England, starring Martin Clunes as William Shawcross, an undertaker, and Julie Graham as Mary Gilcrest, a midwife. Its title refers to its two principal characters and is a cultural ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, workplace, youth, couples, looking for love, workplace romance, fall in love, workplace situations, unfulfilled love, romance, singleness, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Crimson Field (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Story: In a tented field hospital on the coast of France, a team of doctors, nurses and women volunteers work together to heal the bodies and souls of men wounded in the trenches.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: nurse, army, friendship, wartime life, struggle, military hospital, love triangle, superior officer, traditional versus modern, hapless soldier, newcomer, lifesaver ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
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70%
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Colditz (2005)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Three prisoners, Jack Rose, Tom Willis and Nick McGrade, embark on an heroic plan to escape from a World War Two POW camp. As Rose And Willis are recaptured by the Germans, McGrade manages to traverse their clutches and travels to London to inform ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: pow, soldier, castle, military, love and romance, siblings relations, war, love triangle, palaces castles and temples, battles, danger, wartime life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1939
Place: germany, europe, warsaw poland
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The Hour (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A behind-the-scenes drama and espionage thriller in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news programme.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: reporter, workplace romance, workplace situations, crimes, state affairs, unfulfillment, coworker, politics, journalist, boss, unfulfilled love, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: england, europe
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63%
Love in a Cold Climate (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel.
Style: serious, witty, stylized, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, eccentric family, looking for love, fall in love, wooing, couples, power relations, society, social differences, unfulfilled love, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, europe
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61%
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War & Peace (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 890 min.
Story: The classic BBC dramatisation of Tolstoy's epic story of love and loss set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars. Anthony Hopkins heads the cast as Pierre Bezuhov (a role for which he won the 1972 Best Actor BAFTA); Morag Hood is the ...
Style: intellectual, realistic, epic, serious, exciting
Plot: war, soldier, napoleonic wars, wartime life, siblings relations, political unrest, leadership, fall in love, family life, couples, battles, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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60%
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Home Fires (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The story of a group of inspirational women in a rural Cheshire community with the shadow of World War II casting a dark cloud over their lives. As the conflict takes hold and separates the women from their husbands, fathers, sons and brothers, the ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: village, society, social relations, friends, life is a bitch, village life, wartime life, british, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, world war two, female protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1940s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Coming Home (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Drama about the Dunar and Carey-Lewis families, before during and after WW2.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, boarding school, couples, siblings relations, wartime life, friends, romance, love and romance, boarding school life, family relations, love affair, pow ...
Time: 1930s, 40s, 1940s
Place: england, europe, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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My Princess (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Story: My Princess is a 2011 South Korean romantic comedy television series, starring Kim Tae-hee, Song Seung-hun, Park Ye-jin, and Ryu Soo-young. It aired on MBC from January 5 to February 24, 2011 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 16 episodes.
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, cinderella story, high society, heir heiress, life turned upside down, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, state affairs, royal family, archaeologist, corporate world, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
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51%
Combat Hospital (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Combat Hospital was a Canadian-British medical drama television series, filmed in Toronto, that debuted on Global in Canada on 21 June 2011. In the United States, it aired on ABC. Its final episode was broadcast on 6 September 2011. The series was ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, emotional, rough ...
Plot: military, military hospital, doctor, workplace, sergeant, treatment, surgery, power relations, hospital, allies, patient, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: middle east, afghanistan
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Babylon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: London's police force is in need of a public image revamp. And Chief Constable Richard Miller has found just the woman to do it...American visionary from the world of new media Liz Garvey, sets out to revolutionise the force's PR ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: police station, workplace, sniper, fighting crime, law enforcement, honest law enforcer, workplace situations, incompetent police, crimes, police, public relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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The Passing Bells (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, Poland
Story: At the outbreak of war, two teenage boys defy their parents to sign up.
Style: realistic, gloomy, emotional, serious, captivating ...
Plot: wartime life, hopes, war, hapless soldier, battle zone, military life, life is a bitch, youth, battles, military, soldier, young soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe
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Emma (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse seems to be perfectly content, a loving father whom she cares for, friends, and a home. But Emma has a terrible habit - matchmaking. She cannot resist finding suitors for her friends, most of all Harriet Smith. Emma is desperate for ...
Style: feel good, witty, colourful, captivating, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, opposites attract, matchmaking, fall in love, aristocracy, couples, friendship, romance, rich and poor, countryside, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
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Life in Squares (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 171 min.
Story: A story of the close and often fraught relationship between sisters Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf.
Style: captivating, realistic, stylized, emotional, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: artist, gender, rebelliousness, love and romance, artists and showbiz, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, family relations, writer's life, self discovery, love triangle, friends ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Triple Echo (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A WW2 deserter holes up on a farm with disastrous results. Overlooked gem with Glenda Jackson in one of her best roles and Oliver Reed playing a part he was made for.
Style: humorous, serious, emotional, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: soldier, farm, deserter, cross dressing, wartime life, love and romance, romance, war, military, fall in love, gender bending, on the run ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Till We Meet Again (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Judith Krantz's Till We Meet Again was a 1989 TV mini-series based on the Judith Krantz novel, Till We Meet Again. Its stars included Mia Sara, Bruce Boxleitner, Hugh Grant and Courteney Cox.
Style: realistic, talky, clever, serious, emotional
Plot: showbiz, lovers reunited, wartime life, romance, celebrity culture, parents and children, love and romance, battle zone, military, soldier, couples, aviation ...
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Casualty (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Casualty, stylised as CASUAL+Y, is a British medical drama television series that airs weekly on BBC One, and the longest-running emergency medical drama television series in the world. Created by Jeremy Brock and Paul Unwin, it was first broadcast ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, workplace situations, doctors and patients, intern, workplace romance, workplace intrigue, love and romance, medicine, accident, nurse, death ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 80s
Place: europe, england
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Land Girls (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
Story: The lives, loves and highs and lows of four members of the Women's Land Army working at the Hoxley Estate during World War II.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wartime life, couples, countryside, family relations, siblings relations, life is a bitch, couple relations, friends, estate, society, farm, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe
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Yanks (1979)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, West Germany, UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: During WWII, the United States set up army bases in Great Britain as part of the war effort. Against their proper sensibilities, many of the Brits don't much like the brash Yanks, especially when it comes to the G.I.s making advances on the ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: soldier, racism, prejudice, couple relations, wartime life, love affair, forbidden love, infidelity, war, romance, opposites attract, world war two ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, northern england
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Dates (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Story: Dates is a British television romantic drama series created by Bryan Elsley, who also created Skins, which first aired on Channel 4 on 10 June 2013, at 22:00, as part of its "Mating Season" programming, illustrating a series of first dates ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic, sentimental, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: internet dating, dating, online dating, romance, love and romance, looking for love, singleness, first date, blind date, young love, date
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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The Camomile Lawn (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 258 min.
Story: Presents the lives and loves of a family of cousins from 1939 to the present. Follows very closely the Mary Wesley novel. Begins with a funeral and uses the reminiscences of those gathered to fill in details in the lives of Richard and Helena and ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: social differences, wartime life, love and romance, parents and children, life is a bitch, family gatherings, golden years, siblings relations, society, reunion, coming of age, countryside ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1939
Place: england, europe, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Island at War (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
Story: Island at War is a British television series that tells the story of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands. It primarily focuses on three local families: the upper class Dorrs, the middle class Mahys and the working class Jonases, and four ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: war, island, occupation, oppression, holocaust, genocide, anti semitism, wartime life, romance, against humanity, society, anti war ...
Place: europe, england
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Behaving Badly (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Behaving Badly is a 1989 British television serial directed by David Tucker. The teleplay by Catherine Heath and Moira Williams is based on Heath's novel of the same name. It was initially broadcast by Channel 4. The series was released on DVD ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, suburban life, rich and poor, family relations, couple relations, unlikely couple, siblings relations, parents and children, hopes, infidelity, love and romance, society ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Birdsong (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: As an English soldier fights in the horrific trenches of northern France, he is haunted by the memories of his forbidden love affair with a French woman.
Style: stylized, serious, emotional, epic, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: soldier, love affair, war, lovers apart, military, couples, lovers, love and romance, romance, army, young lovers, trench warfare ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Parade's End (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: In the years before the First World War, three Britons are drawn into fraught and ultimately tragic relations: Anglican Christopher Tietjens, second son of the lord of the manor of Groby, Yorkshire, who is a disconsolate, Tory statistician in ...
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, clever
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, high society, countryside, conservative, love and romance, crumbling marriage, romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, social differences, manners, lovers ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Footballers' Wives (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Footballers' Wives is a British television drama surrounding the fictional Premier League Association football club Earls Park F.C., its players, and their wives. It was broadcast on the ITV network from 8 January 2002 to 14 April 2006. The ...
Style: realistic, stylized, semi serious, sexy, sexual
Audience: girls' night
Plot: soccer, sport, drowning, womanizer, rise to the top, couple relations, manipulations, suburban life, sexual relations, obsession, ambition, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, england
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Grafters (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Grafters was a British drama–comedy programme originally broadcast in the UK on ITV from 27 October 1998 to 20 December 1999 for 16 episodes over two series. Grafters was based around the Purvis brothers Joe and Trevor, who along with their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: brother, couples, siblings relations, couple relations, unfulfillment, family relations, workplace situations, workplace, social relations, social differences, construction worker, cousin ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe
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