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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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, destiny, redemption, mentor, catastrophe and storytelling mostly in Fantasy, Family 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: semi serious, sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous
Plot: changing the past or future, introspection, redemption, family, destiny, family life, road not taken, sermon, angel, pastor, christian, spirituality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   95%
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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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: juvenile delinquency, starting over, family, redemption, reincarnation, teenage life, hopes, afterlife, imaginary, youth, parents and children, destiny ...
Place: usa
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System:   89%
    User:   93%
 
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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
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System:   85%
    User:   86%
 
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
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System:   64%
    User:   68%
 
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, family, afterlife, 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:   60%
    User:   72%
 
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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:   59%
    User:   66%
 
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:   58%
    User:   68%
 
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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, semi serious, feel good ...
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:   52%
    User:   59%
 
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:   51%
    User:   58%
 
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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:   51%
    User:   52%
 
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: semi serious, sentimental, 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:   48%
    User:   52%
 
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
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System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
Oh, God! You Devil
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: George Burns is back as God, but oops, here he is as Satan, too. A young rock star is ready to sell his soul to Satan, and Satan is all too happy to oblige. Oops! Seems the fellow was watched over by God as a baby, so now the almighty and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: god, devil, switching roles, miraculous event, religion, life philosophy, happy ending, religions or cults, musician's life, artists and showbiz, redemption, family ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   40%
 
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Oh, God! Book II
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Second 'Oh God' movie has God appearing before 11-year-old Tracy Richards to ask for her help to spread his word and influence over the world which she suggests the slogan 'Think God.' Naturaly, Tracy's divorced parents ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, biblical, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: god, school, religion, miraculous event, christianity, christian, religions or cults, youth, imaginary friend, family, devil, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   48%
 
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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:   43%
    User:   51%
 
The Next Karate Kid
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: During a commemoration for Japanese soldiers fighting in the US Army during World War II, Mr. Miyagi meets the widow of his commanding officer. He gets to know her granddaughter Julie, an angry teenager who is still feeling the pain of losing both ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, serious, touching, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, family, high school, redemption, mentor, rebellion, teenager, teacher, teaching the ways of the world, violence, teenage life, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, california
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System:   41%
    User:   46%
 
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: underdog, baseball, family, children, contests and competitions, kids and family, disney, parents and children, sport, sport team, americana, childhood ...
Time: 18th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   36%
 
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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: serious, feel good, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: miraculous event, family, retirement home, hopes, adventure, small town, youth, family relations, pets, young heroes, human spirit, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
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Courageous
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes, and their partners are confident and focused. They willingly stand up to the worst the streets have to offer. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, biblical ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: redemption, christian, christianity, father son relationship, drugs/alcohol, introspection, god, courage, jesus, religion, father daughter relationship, single father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
Akeelah and the Bee
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Eleven year-old Akeelah Anderson's life is not easy: her father is dead, her mom ignores her, her brother runs with the local gangbangers. She's smart, but her environment threatens to strangle her aspirations. Responding to a threat by ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick
Plot: spelling bee, underdog, mentor, courage, coming of age, friendship, dedicated educator, contests and competitions, urban, happy ending, kids and family, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
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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: semi serious, feel good, humorous, sweet, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, dog, road trip, supernatural, on the road, fish out of water, dancing, love, disorder, love story, destiny, supernatural ability ...
Place: illinois, iowa, usa, texas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   30%
 
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, humorous, semi serious ...
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:   37%
    User:   33%
 
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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
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System:   37%
    User:   31%
 
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
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System:   35%
    User:   33%
 
Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the horse (in fact is a mare)and save it of being sacrificed by the owner.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick
Plot: family, redemption, sport, contests and competitions, family drama, children, beautiful scenery, family bonds, racing, human spirit, rags to riches, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kentucky, usa
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System:   35%
    User:   42%
 
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The Rookie
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Jim Morris never made it out of the minor leagues before a shoulder injury ended his pitching career twelve years ago. Now a married-with-children high-school chemistry teacher and baseball coach in Texas, Jim's team makes a deal with him: if ...
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: baseball, family, underdog, sport, father son relationship, high school, small town, athlete's life, happy ending, rags to riches, mentor, dreams ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: texas, usa, latin america, new jersey
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System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
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Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a soon to be demolished block of apartments, the residents resist the criminal methods used to force them to leave so a greedy tycoon can build his new skyscraper. When tiny mechanical aliens land for a recharge, they decide to stay and help out.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids
Plot: family, alien, androids and robots, memory loss, aliens, children, benign alien, urban, destiny, childhood, robot, kids and family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, hawaii, manhattan new york city
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System:   34%
    User:   31%
 

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Henry Poole Is Here
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Henry Poole abandons his fiancée and family business to spend what he believes are his remaining days alone. The discovery of a 'miracle' by a nosy neighbor ruptures his solitude and restores his faith in life.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   34%
    User:   41%
 
Heaven Can Wait
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Joe Pendleton is a quarterback preparing to lead his team to the superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks him to heaven only to discover that he wasn't ready to die, and that his body has been cremated. A ...
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Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: romance, afterlife, sport, screwball, murder, hidden identity, death, love affair, reincarnation, love story, supernatural romance, destiny ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 1960s
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System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
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