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Rich Man, Poor Man (1976)
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Rich Man, Poor Man (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An examination of the trials and tribulations of the Jordache family, from the period following World War II to the late 1960s.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, immigrants, rise to the top, sibling relationship, rich and poor, siblings relations, social differences, against the odds, family life, ambition, society, gangsters, blind ambition, hopes, power relations, boxing, brother brother relationship
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and touching films and TV series with plots about family relations, society, siblings relations, ambition, parents and children, power relations and couples mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Rich Man, Poor Man: Kane & Abel (1985), The Legacy (2014), Resurrection Blvd. (2000), Crematorium (2011), Flambards (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kane & Abel (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Kane and Abel are born on the same day the same year on each side of the Atlantic. William Kane is born in one of the richest families of Boston and grows up to be a banker on Wall Street. Abel Rosnovski is born in the Polish countryside and has to ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: rise to the top, uninhibited rivalry, wall street, ambition, rivalry, vengeance, social differences, destiny, hopes, society, bankruptcy, polish ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 20s, 30s ...
Place: boston, massachusetts, new york, usa
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The Legacy (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 55 min.
Story: The death of a matriarch brings forgotten secrets out into the open and causes a prolonged battle for the family inheritance.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, stylized ...
Plot: family life, estate, conflict, siblings relations, family relations, parents and children, family history, heir, artists and showbiz, bohemian life, artist, half sister ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: denmark
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Resurrection Blvd. (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Santiagos are a proud East Los Angeles Latino family whose hopes and dreams are rooted in the world of professional boxing.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, emotional, rough
Plot: athlete's life, parents and children, boxing, mexican american, sport, family drama, siblings relations, urban, family life, hopes, family relations, immigrants ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Crematorium (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Crematorio is a Spanish TV series written and directed by Jorge Sánchez-Cabezudo. It is based on Rafael Chirbes' novel of the same name.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: blind ambition, rise to the top, family business, ambition, society, family relations, family life, power relations, family tradition, architect, business venture, latinos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
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53%
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Flambards (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 780 min.
Story: In the early 1900s in England, young Christina is orphaned and goes to live with her Uncle Russell, who owns the country estate of Flambards, and has two sons. Mark, the elder, is a wastrel, a roue and, like his father, loves to hunt. The younger ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, family relations, estate, couple relations, countryside, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences, fall in love, family life, society, couples ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: england, europe
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51%
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Cloudstreet (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Story: Cloudstreet is an Australian television drama miniseries for the Showcase subscription television channel, which first screened from 22 May 2011, in three parts. It is an adaptation of Cloudstreet, an award-winning novel by Australian author Tim ...
Style: stylized, serious, epic, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: working class, family life, hopes, family relations, starting over, destiny, cause and meaning, society, change of luck, foreknowledge, working class family, beach ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 1940s ...
Place: australia
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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, society, family relations, countryside, farm, soldier, estate, feminism, couple relations, friendship, siblings relations, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe
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47%
The Manions of America (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 290 min.
Story: Film starring David Soul, Kate Mulgrew, Pierce Brosnan
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: american civil war, immigrants, lovers reunited, romance, love and romance, society, follow your dream, rise to the top, couple relations, rich and poor, ambition, hopes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: philadelphia, usa
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Love in a Cold Climate (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, infidelity, romance, looking for love, love triangle, siblings relations, social differences, eccentric family, love and romance, society, couples, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, europe
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44%
The House of Eliott (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The House of Eliott is a British television series produced and broadcast by the BBC in three series between 1991 and 1994. The series starred Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard as two sisters in 1920s London who establish a dressmaking business and ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: fashion, family relations, lifestyle, workplace situations, society, workplace, rise to the top, photographer, siblings relations, ambition, social relations, media sensation ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: england, london
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...And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Mexican-American Marcos (Jose Alcala) recalls the hardships of the previous year, reflecting on the arduous trek his migrant-worker family made from Texas to the Midwest during harvest season. Along the way, Marcos learns plenty ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: coming of age, immigrants, interracial relations, rich and poor, culture clash, down on your luck, society, youth, family relations, human nature, innocence lost, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: minnesota, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Astronaut Wives Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Based on the book by Lily Koppel, this 10 episode limited series tells the story of the women who were key players behind some of the biggest events in American history. As America’s astronauts were launched on death-defying missions, Life ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: astronaut, supportive spouse, couple relations, nasa, ambition, couples, space and aliens, best friends, parents and children, relationship vs career, americana, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa
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39%
The Thorn Birds (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 477 min.
Story: This mini series covers 60 years in the lives of the Cleary family, brought from New Zealand to Australia to run their aunt Mary Carson's ranch. The story centers on their daughter, Meggie, and her love for the family's priest, Father ...
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, family saga, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, couple relations, clergy, destiny, tragic love, love and romance, hopes, social differences, fall in love, love affair, sex with a priest, priest ...
Time: 50s, 30s, 40s, 20s, 60s ...
Place: australia, mine
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39%
Venice the Series (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Venice: The Series is a web series co-produced by and starring American actress Crystal Chappell, and is inspired in part by the "Otalia" storyline on the daytime drama Guiding Light. The series has been broadcast since 2009, and is ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, gender, love and romance, urban, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, designer, lifestyle, lesbianism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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Promised Land (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Promised Land is an American drama series which aired on CBS from 1996 to 1999. It is a spin-off from another series, Touched by an Angel.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
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Place: usa
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Cane (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cane is an American television drama created by Cynthia Cidre, who also served as executive producer alongside Jonathan Prince, Jimmy Iovine and Polly Anthony. The pilot was directed by Christian Duguay. The show chronicled the lives and internal ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
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The Wingless Bird (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: On the eve of World War I, Agnes Conway manages both the business and the problems of her troubled family. She finds the strength to break class barriers and help her sister Jessie marry a good boy from a family of dockside toughs. Is she strong ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
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Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, northern england
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The Mill (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Powerful historical drama series, based on the lives of real people, telling the story of young 19th-century apprentices taking their lives into their own hands for the first time.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, stylized, touching ...
Plot: working class, factory, workplace situations, society, realism, workplace, family relations, parents and children, rich and poor, siblings relations, social differences, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
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South Riding (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
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Style: stylized, serious, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, social relations, teacher, human spirit, high school, small town, love affair, parents and children, high school life, small town life, hopes, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: england, europe, northern england, yorkshire
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35%
Miss Rose White (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Rose White (Sedgwick) is a modern young career woman in post-World War II New York City who has largely relegated her Jewish heritage to scrapbooks and memories. Born in Poland but fortunate enough to escape the country before the Nazi occupation ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: reunion, immigrants, introspection, haunted by the past, starting over, human spirit, siblings relations, misfit, society, family relations, forceful separation, solace ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 1940s
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35%
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Sisters (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sisters is an Emmy Award-winning television drama which aired on NBC for six seasons, from 1991 to 1996. The series was created by Ron Cowen and Daniel Lipman, who also created the Showtime series Queer as Folk and wrote the acclaimed Emmy and ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: phone sex, family life, siblings relations, sibling relationship, family relations, parents and children, gender, couples, family problems, snobbism, in-laws, housewife ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
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35%
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: emotional, serious, realistic, stylized, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: artist, writer's life, rebelliousness, bohemian, siblings relations, artists and showbiz, couples, family relations, gays and lesbians, self discovery, friendship, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
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Mrs Biggs (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of Charmian Biggs (née Powell), the rebellious product of a strict 1950s upbringing, and her whirlwind romance with Ronald Biggs leading to a descent into crime, most infamously 1963's Great Train Robbery.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, stylized, touching
Plot: love affair, crimes, love and romance, couples, criminal heroes, couple relations, heist, family relations, wanted, crime and punishment
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: australia, england, rio de janeiro
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Body & Soul (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Dr. Rachel Griffen returns from the Far East, planning on incorporating alternative medicine with traditional practices. Her mentor Dr. Isaac Braun is skeptical and administrator Quinten Bremmer outright hostile. Oz is the ever cheerful orderly.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: hospital, mortician, doctors and patients, culture clash, workplace situations, workplace, power relations, workplace intrigue, society, chief of staff, female doctor, alternative medicine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
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33%
David Copperfield (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Charles Dickens' haunting semi-autobiographical tale of a boy who is sent away by his stepfather after his mother dies but manages to triumph over incredible adversities.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: orphan, coming of age, youth, family relations, life is a bitch, rise to the top, rich and poor, social differences, down on your luck, dishonesty, society, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
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33%
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Granite Flats (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: It's the 1960s. The height of the Cold War. The rural town of Granite Flats, Colorado, suddenly becomes a hotbed for mystery and intrigue. Almost a year after Hershel Jenkins was released from jail, mystery is still a permanent resident in ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: colorado, usa
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The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
Story: Young Nicholas Nickleby sets out to make his fortune in order to prevent his mother and sister from depending upon his uncle, Ralph Nicklby. But he finds his first job as master at a Yorkshire school to be cruel, and runs away with one of the ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: boarding school, single parent, orphan, rich and poor, social differences, boarding school life, family in danger, injustice, society, family relations, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Space (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 780 min.
Story: A 13-hour mini-series detailing James A. Michner's fictional account of the American space program from the years after World War II to the Apollo landings on the moon in the early 1970's.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: astronaut, outer space, test pilot, moon landing, space program, nasa, obsessive quest, spacecraft, human spirit, u.s. senator, space travel, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s ...
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32%
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Vanity Fair (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray's novel. The first colour production from the BBC.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: manipulation, blind ambition, rise to the top, romance, couple relations, rich and poor, life turned upside down, ambition, society, couples, power relations, manipulations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england
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32%
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Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, sentimental
Plot: family drama, sugarcane, farm, life turned upside down, family relations, interracial relations, society, parents and children, power relations, social relations, single parent, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
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