Movies and TV shows like Touched by an Angel

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Touched by an Angel
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Touched by an Angel is an American drama series that premiered on CBS on September 21, 1994 and ran for 211 episodes and nine seasons until its conclusion on April 27, 2003. Created by John Masius and produced by Martha Williamson, the series stars Roma Downey, as an angel named Monica, and Della Reese, as her supervisor Tess. Throughout the series, Monica is tasked with bringing guidance and messages from God to various people who are at a crossroads in their lives. From season three on, they are frequently joined by Andrew, the angel of death.
Style: feel good, semi serious, sentimental, touching, uplifting, inspirational
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, destiny, family, miraculous event, religions or cults, hopes, imaginary, angel, supernatural, human spirit, working undercover, society, good deed, philosophy, religion, revelation, truth, spirituality, message, employer employee relationship, faith, friend, friendship
Place: usa
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It's a Wonderful Life
Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
USA
130 min.
 8.6
Field of Dreams
Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
USA
107 min.
 7.5
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Most similar movies to Touched by an Angel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, feel good, sentimental and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family, hopes, family relations, destiny, redemption, dialogue and catastrophe mostly in Family, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Touched by an Angel: What If... (2010), Heaven Sent (1994), Field of Dreams (1989), Highway to Heaven (1984), The Littlest Angel (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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What If...
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago, Ben Walker made a decision to leave his college sweetheart and ultimately his faith, in order to pursue a lucrative business opportunity. Now with a high-paying career and a trophy fiancé, he is visited by an angel, who gives him ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous
Plot: changing the past or future, introspection, redemption, family, destiny, family life, road not taken, angel, pastor, sermon, spirituality, church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   95%
    User:   78%
 
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Heaven Sent
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eddie, a fourteen-year-old juvenile delinquent of sorts, collides with a car during a petty theft and dies in the hospital. Due to some confusion in heaven, however, he is given three days to clean up his life with the help of a beginner angel - and ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: juvenile delinquency, starting over, redemption, family, reincarnation, teenage life, hopes, afterlife, imaginary, youth, parents and children, destiny ...
Place: usa
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System:   90%
    User:   76%
 
Field of Dreams
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ray Kinsella is an Iowa farmer who hears a mysterious voice telling him to turn his cornfield into a baseball diamond. He does, but the voice's directions don't stop -- even after the spirits of deceased ballplayers turn up to play.
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: baseball, redemption, dreams, farm, underdog, father son relationship, family, sport, ghost, regret, happy ending, single parent ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: iowa, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   83%
 
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Highway to Heaven
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Highway to Heaven is an American television drama series which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1989. The series aired for five seasons, running a total of 111 episodes. It was shot entirely in California.
Style: serious, sentimental, feel good, uplifting, touching ...
Plot: redemption, angel, friendship, parents and children, hopes, imaginary, partners, family relations, odd couple, unlikely partners, human nature, miraculous event ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   58%
 
The Littlest Angel
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adapted from the book by Charles Tazewell. Michael, a shepherd boy living in Biblical times, finds himself transported to Heaven on his eighth birthday. Michael doesn't fully understand where he is, or why he's there. A guardian angel ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, offbeat
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: young heroes, afterlife, family, adventure, destiny, miraculous event, hopes, youth, supernatural, orphan, custody, death in the family ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: jerusalem
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System:   64%
    User:   56%
 
Charley and the Angel
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Charley is a workaholic family man that finds out from an angel that his "number's up" and he will be dying soon so he tries to change his ways and be a better husband and father with the time he has left.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, afterlife, hopes, family relations, family, gangsters, going straight, human spirit, miraculous event, love and romance, supernatural, unfulfillment ...
Time: 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   50%
 
The Odd Life of Timothy Green
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: parents and children, family, miraculous event, small town, wish come true, family relations, couple relations, hopes, imaginary, youth, couples, soccer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
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Miracle Dogs Too
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zack, a young boy, finds two cocker spaniels caged in the woods and takes them home. The animals, Sissy and Buddy, have magical healing powers that change the people of a small town.
Style: feel good, serious, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: miraculous event, family, retirement home, adventure, hopes, small town, youth, family relations, pets, young heroes, human spirit, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   49%
 
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Fluke
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Workaholic Thomas Johnson dies in an auto accident and comes back to life as a dog. Remembering some of who he was, he returns to his wife and son to protect them from the man who caused his accident. But, as time goes by, he remembers more of his ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, dog, reincarnation, getting home, animals, death, talking animals, homeless, animal life, kids and family, hopes, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   46%
 
A Christmas Carol
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, holiday, redemption, family, ghost, greed, ghosts, happy ending, supernatural ability, adaptation, scrooge, childhood ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, future, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
One Magic Christmas
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ginny Grainger, a young mother, rediscovers the joy and beauty of Christmas, thanks to the unshakable faith of her six-year-old daughter Abbie and Gideon, Ginny's very own guardian angel.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, family, holiday, redemption, dysfunctional family, children, magic, small town, single parent, childhood, human nature, life & death ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   51%
 
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The Kid
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Powerful businessman Russ Duritz is self-absorbed and immersed in his work. But by the magic of the moon, he meets Rusty, a chubby, charming 8-year-old version of himself who can't believe he could turn out so badly -- with no life and no dog. ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, time travel, redemption, childhood, midlife crisis, changing the past or future, introspection, kids and family, road not taken, children, dog, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 21st century, future ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   34%
 
Mr. Rice's Secret
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A terminally-ill boy's life is saved when his deceased 400-year-old friend, "Mr. Rice", leads him on a treasure hunt to find a magical "Potion of Life".
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous, sentimental
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, friendship, family, coming of age, friends, human spirit, hopes, youth, neighbor, death, teenage boy, friend ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
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The Christmas Candle
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Deep in the heart of the English countryside lies the enchanting village of Gladbury. Legend has it every 25 years an angel visits the village candlemaker and touches a single candle. Whoever lights this candle receives a miracle on Christmas Eve. ...
Style: serious, uplifting, feel good, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, village life, hopes, social relations, christmas, candle, clergy, miraculous event, religions or cults, angel, imaginary, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   46%
 
It's a Wonderful Life
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A holiday favourite for generations... George Bailey has spent his entire life giving to the people of Bedford Falls. All that prevents rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking over the entire town is George's modest building and loan company. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, uplifting, sweet, compassionate ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: alternate reality, family, road not taken, friendship, self discovery, desperation, small town life, mentor, love, life philosophy, human nature, life changing experience ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
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Oh, God!
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When God appears to an assistant grocery manager as a good natured old man, the Almighty selects him as his messenger for the modern world.
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, biblical, feel good ...
Plot: god, religion, miraculous event, religions or cults, disorder, mentor, chase, hopes, jesus, life philosophy, destiny, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   38%
 
Once Upon a Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Can Santa's daughter turn naughty to nice and save Christmas?
Style: humorous, semi serious, uplifting, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, custody, suburbs, family, family gatherings, family life, family relations, disorder, christmas, mischievous children, nanny, single parent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
Dolphin Tale 2
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The team of people who saved Winter's life reassemble in the wake of her surrogate mother's passing in order to find her a companion so she can remain at the Clearwater Marine Hospital.
Style: uplifting, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, family, animal life, hopes, youth, race against time, rescue, human spirit, chases and races, friends, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
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Angel Dog
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This heart warming film is about a dog named Cooper who is the lone survivor of a terrible car accident. Jake, a family patriarch, loses his wife and children in the accident. Not being a dog person, Jake is angry and resentful toward the dog for ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dealing with death, family, human spirit, redemption, friendship, friends, pets, starting over, haunted by the past, hopes, mother daughter relationship, crying man ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
The Preacher's Wife
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. On top of all this, his church is coming under threat from property ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: family, romance, christmas, marriage, clergy, holiday, unlikely couple, urban, opposites attract, couple relations, divorce, parents and children ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
Finding Buck McHenry
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an 11 year old boy gets cut from his Little League baseball team, he sets out to form his own team.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, athlete's life, school, underdog, contests and competitions, store, follow your dream, human spirit, athlete and trainer, coach, little league, african american ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   40%
 
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Prancer
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jessica, the daughter of an impoverished apple farmer, still believes in Santa Claus. So when she comes across a reindeer with an injured leg, it makes perfect sense to her to assume that it is Prancer, who had fallen from a Christmas display in ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family, christmas, holiday, small town, father daughter relationship, mischievous children, countryside, children, young heroes, childhood, friendship, single father ...
Place: michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
The Christmas Box
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A ski-shop owner reluctantly moves himself, his wife, and his daughter in to an estate as live-in help for an elderly widow. While struggling to balance his career and family life, he has recurring dreams about an angel.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: self discovery, family, estate, family life, dream, family relations, couple relations, destiny, christmas, hopes, couples, family problems ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
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Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Molly Mahoney is the awkward and insecure manager of Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, the strangest, most fantastic, most wonderful toy store in the world. But when Mr. Magorium bequeaths the store to her, a dark and ominous change begins to ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, fairy tale, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, friendship, family, toys, imagination, death, childhood, mysterious character, children, fantasy world, kids and family, miraculous event ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   27%
 
Miracle on 34th Street
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A little girl discovers dreams can come true if you really believe. Six-year-old Susan Walker has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle - Santa Claus. Her mother told her the 'secret' about Santa a long time ago. But after ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family, holiday, christmas, single parent, courtroom, lawyer, store, friendship, court, parents and children, greed, santa claus ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   38%
 
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Michael
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tabloid reporters are sent by their editor to investigate after the paper recieves a letter from a woman claiming an angel is living with her.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sweet, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, dog, road trip, supernatural, fish out of water, on the road, dancing, love, disorder, love story, destiny, supernatural ability ...
Place: illinois, iowa, usa, texas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   31%
 
Angels in the Outfield
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Roger is a foster child whose irresponsible father promises to get his act together when Roger's favourite baseball team, the California Angels, wins the pennant. The problem is that the Angels are in last place, so Roger prays for help to turn ...
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, humorous, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: baseball, underdog, family, children, contests and competitions, kids and family, disney, sport, parents and children, sport team, americana, childhood ...
Time: 18th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
Heaven Is for Real
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Heaven is for Real recounts the true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Four-year-old Colton shares the details of his amazing journey ...
Style: sentimental, touching, uplifting, serious, biblical ...
Plot: family, afterlife, small town, christian, christianity, human spirit, jesus, god, parents and children, hospital, religion, miraculous event ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nebraska, usa, lithuania
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System:   33%
    User:   31%
 

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Black Beauty
Genre: Family, Drama
Country: UK, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Anna Sewell's classic 1877 novel beautifully comes to life in this family drama set in England. Told from the point of view of Black Beauty himself, the story sheds light on the details surrounding the colt's birth and his perception of ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, family, friendship, getting home, rescue, animals, destiny, hopes, hunting, pets, creativity, obsessive quest ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, scotland, san francisco
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System:   33%
    User:   29%
 
The Indian in the Cupboard
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A nine-year-old boy gets a plastic Indian and a cupboard for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life and befriends him.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, touching, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, family, friendship, toys, good versus evil, magic, book, indians, mischievous children, school, childhood, children ...
Time: 18th century
Place: new york, usa, london, manhattan new york city
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System:   31%
    User:   25%
 
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