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Once and Again (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Once and Again is an American television series that aired on ABC from September 21, 1999 to April 15, 2002. It depicts the family of a single mother and her romance with a single father. It was created by Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick, the same team that created thirtysomething and produced My So-Called Life. One of the show's unique aspects was the "interview" sequences filmed in black and white and interspersed throughout each episode, where the characters would reveal their innermost thoughts and memories to the camera.
Style: clever, serious, witty, realistic, sincere
Audience: date night
Plot: family, single parent, starting over, romance, blended family, couple relations, love affair, fall in love, hopes, love and romance, couples, family relations, parents and children, singleness, remarry, parents separation, architect, bisexual, high school, single mother, bookstore, divorce, marriage, dating
Time: contemporary
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, love and romance, couples, couple relations, romance and single parent mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Once and Again: Wildfire (2005), Switched at Birth (2011), Puppy Love (2012), Ella (2010), Follow The Stars Home (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Wildfire (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Kris Furillo is given the opportunity to start a new life after serving time at a teen detention center. Her talent with horses is recognized by a volunteer and local trainer Pablo, who arranges a job for her at the Ritter's family run ranch, ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: horse, countryside, social misfits, save the day, romance, ranch, troubled teen, horse ranch, starting over, friendship, against the odds, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
Switched at Birth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of two teenage girls who discover they were accidentally switched as newborns in the hospital. Bay Kennish grew up in a wealthy family with two parents and a brother, while Daphne Vasquez, who lost her hearing at an early age due to a case ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: teen drama, family outing
Plot: teenage life, parents and children, family life, mute or deaf, best friends, friendship, relatives, family, family relations, high school, sign language, deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 631
Puppy Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When single mom Megan Nolan moves to a new town, she feels guilty for uprooting her ten-year-old daughter Caitlin. Seeing that the little girl's only friend is a neighbor's dog, Megan decides to adopt a shelter pet for Caitlin. She ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, single parent, single mother, dog, family, love and romance, family relations, pets, parents and children, fall in love, hopes, lifestyle
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 36
Ella (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Story: Years ago, a late nurse's young daughter, Ella, was discredited with stepfather Norbert by his wicked daughter Clio and send off to and exploited by her aunt 'tarantula', her only comfort being the friendship of young Jens. Once 18, ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: intrigue, starting over, cinderella story, romance, love and romance, orphan, uninhibited rivalry, couple relations, love affair, parents and children, dysfunctional family, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Follow The Stars Home (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two brothers - one virtuous, one feckless - are in love with the same woman. She falls for Brother Wrong, carrying a torch for him even after he deserts her. But Brother Right remains steadfast and available. What's unusual here is why the bad ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, couple relations, romance, parents and children, siblings relations, singleness, custody, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, family in crisis, pregnancy, disability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Lucky Christmas (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lucky Christmas is the story of Holly Ceroni, a single mom trying to get back on her feet, but who is crushed to learn her winning lottery ticket is in the glove compartment of her recently stolen car. Mike Ronowski, the construction worker behind ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, lottery, family, fall in love, holiday, romance, love and romance, family relations, christmas tree, christmas, kiss on the cheek, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Waltons (1971)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Waltons is an American television series created by Earl Hamner, Jr., based on his book Spencer's Mountain, and a 1963 film of the same name. The show is centered on a family in a rural Virginia community during the Great Depression and ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, sincere
Plot: great depression, americana, human nature, parents and children, small town, family, family life, family relations, aging, couple relations, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 30s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 3K
1001 Nights (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Turkey
Story: Sehrazat, a young widow who is financially unable to treat her terminally ill young son, is forced to address to her charming boss, asking for help. The proposal by her boss changes her life forever.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, couples, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, single parent, moral dilemma, wooing, hate, architect, blackmail, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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With Six You Get Eggroll (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In WITH SIX YOU GET EGGROLL, Abby McClure, a widow with three sons, and Jake Iverson, a widower with a teen-age daughter, begin dating and eventually decide to get married. But they're not prepared for the hostile reactions from their children, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, light, romantic ...
Audience: date night, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, widow, single parent, romance, unlikely couple, conflict, opposites attract, couple relations, looking for love, parents and children, siblings relations, eccentric family ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: las vegas, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 2.9
 190
Anna (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Anna und die Liebe is the eleventh Telenovela made in Germany. It has aired since August 25, 2008 on German channel Sat.1 and Austrian Channel ORF 1.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, romantic
Plot: love affair, siblings relations, romance, love, family, dishonesty, love and romance, boss and employee, couple relations, love triangle, dysfunctional family, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mistletoe Over Manhattan (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Rebecca, Mrs. Claus (Tedde Moore) is worried that her exhausted, workaholic husband (Mairtin O’Carrigan) has lost his holiday spirit. She believes she can help him recapture his bliss and secretly heads to the one place she knows the spirit of ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: family outing
Plot: miraculous event, family, love and romance, nanny, romance, couple relations, hopes, couples, divorce, bad mother, grandmother, santa claus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Heart of the Country (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With her husband jailed for Wall Street-based fraud, Faith has to leave behind her luxury life in New York to return home to North Carolina and the widower father and dutiful older sister she left behind. Together, they have to deal with the buried ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: parents and children, homecoming, romance, countryside, family relations, love affair, hopes, love and romance, father, bully, country, sister ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Soldier's Love Story (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ten year old Jared Marshall's life crumbled down after his parents' divorce a year ago. Not only does his dad put his job first since, mother uproots him from Iowa by moving in with her ma so she can take a job in California. When ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, single parent, family, romance, soldier, fall in love, parents and children, military base, family relations, military, forceful separation, army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bosnia, california, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.2
 22K
7th Heaven (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 7th Heaven is an American family drama television series, created and produced by Brenda Hampton. The series premiered on August 26, 1996, on The WB, the first time that the network aired Monday night programming, and was originally broadcast from ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sincere ...
Plot: teenage love, parents and children, family, suburbs, siblings relations, family drama, suburban life, teenage life, family life, youth, family relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 941
See Dad Run (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The story of David Hobbs, who has spent the last decade playing the perfect father on one of TV’s biggest sitcoms. But when the series ends and his wife resumes her own television career, he finds himself cast in his most challenging role to date: ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, family, parents and children, youth, family relations, family life, actor's life, couple relations, siblings relations, teenage life, artists and showbiz, couples
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tyler Perry's If Loving You Is Wrong (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Follow the relationships of a group of husbands and wives that live and love on the same street. While the neighbors come from very different backgrounds, their lives are similar – raising children, dealing with exes, worrying about money and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: best friends, single parent, marriage, friendship, singleness, hopes, family relations, starting over, couple relations, looking for love, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Love Comes Softly (2003)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Marty is a 19 year old pioneer woman, recently married. She goes west with her husband Clem, hoping to start a new life. But Clem unexpectedly dies, and Marty finds herself alone, two months pregnant. Clark Davis, a widower, offers her a marriage of ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, farm, couple relations, old west, love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, dealing with death, starting over, parents and children, death in the family ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.4
 3K
Baabul (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: India, France
Duration: 169 min.
Story: When his only son dies in an accident, Balraaj urges his depressed daughter-in-law to marry a man who has long loved her in silence.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: single parent, dealing with death, opposites attract, romance, starting over, parents and children, true love, death in the family, dysfunctional family, fall in love, family life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Beautiful People (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Beautiful People is an American drama television series about a family that moves from New Mexico to The Big Apple to make a fresh start on their lives. The series aired on the ABC Family Network from August 8, 2005, to April 24, 2006, lasting ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night, teen drama
Plot: single mother, single parent, starting over, urban, high school, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, teenage life, hopes, family relations, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 339
Class (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Preppy and wealthy Whitt Sheffield is in his last semester of law school when a professor assigns him to act as an advocate for a young, single mother who needs help finding - and keeping - a job. Whitt, whose snooty father wants Whitt to follow him ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, rich and poor, romance, social differences, love and romance, couples, family relations, opposites attract, couple relations, fall in love, parents and children, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Peter and Vandy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Flashbacks and flash-forwards illustrate the rise and fall of a love affair between two New Yorkers.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, love affair, romance, breakup, urban, love and romance, couples, fall in love, twentysomething life, lifestyle, unfulfillment, break up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Little House on the Prairie (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Little House on the Prairie is an American Western drama television series, starring Michael Landon, Melissa Gilbert, and Karen Grassle, about a family living on a farm in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, in the 1870s and 1880s.
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: farm, family, small town, americana, optimism, parents and children, siblings relations, small town life, romance, family life, society, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s, 1800s
Place: kansas, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Lincoln Heights (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lincoln Heights is an American family drama television series about Eddie Sutton, a Mission Vista police officer who moves his family back to his old neighborhood, Lincoln Heights, to start a new life and to help out his old neighborhood. It is a ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching
Plot: black family, couple relations, parents and children, teenager, family life, couples, urban, family relations, social relations, siblings relations, city life, homecoming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 12K
At First Sight (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A blind man has an operation to regain his sight at the urging of his girlfriend and must deal with the changes to his life.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, couple relations, hopes, resort, love and romance, couples, starting over, blindness, fall in love, disability, brother sister relationship, black bra and panties ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.4
 479
Our House (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Our House is an American television drama series that aired on NBC for two seasons from September 11, 1986 to May 8, 1988. The series centers on the Witherspoon family and the challenges they face adjusting to life with three generations living in ...
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, single mother, family, family relations, in-laws, family drama, parents and children, family life, youth, death of father, mother daughter relationship, little girl ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 239 min.
Story: The story focuses on a middle-school math teacher Olive and her relationship with Henry which spans 25 years over the four parts. It is based on Elizabeth Strout’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, small town life, elderly, family, family relations, couple relations, couples, small town, loneliness, mental illness, mentor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa, maine, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 3K
Scarlett (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Austria
Duration: 360 min.
Story: The greatest love story ever told began with Gone with the Wind and continues in this sweeping epic sequel, as Scarlett, Rhett and a host of unforgettable characters go from tragedy to triumph in an action-packed saga of international scope
Style: serious, epic, stylized, realistic, captivating
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, pregnancy, couple relations, civil war, forbidden love, romance, infidelity, siblings relations, social differences, tragic love, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: ireland, england, europe, london, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.7
 30K
Love (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Rebellious Mickey and good-natured Gus navigate the thrills and agonies of modern relationships.
Style: talky, humorous, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: couple relations, couples, love, romance, hollywood, twentysomething life, love and romance
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 1K
Expired (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film revolves around Claire, a kind soul who resents having to enforce the law at all times, and Jay, an angry Traffic Officer who loves his job, being the perfect outlet for his anger and frustrations. Coming both from a place of despair and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, clever, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, young lovers, romance, opposites attract, human nature, couple relations, singleness, unfulfilled love, thirtysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 529
Windfall (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: Windfall is a serial drama television series about a group of people in an unnamed small city who win almost $400,000,000 in a lottvery.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating
Plot: lottery, couple relations, suburbs, life turned upside down, couples, family relations, single parent, love triangle, parents and children, rich and poor, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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