Movies and TV shows like Emma 1972

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Emma
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: clever, semi serious, stylized, realistic, witty, humorous, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: verbal byplay, opposites attract, countryside, couple relations, romance, social differences, wooing, fall in love, love and romance, jane austen, society, couples, unlikely couple, looking for love, rich and poor, unfulfilled love, power relations, friends, matchmaking, manners, parish, gentleman, empire fashion, snob, hypochondriac ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england
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Emma
Comedy, Drama, Romance
UK
240 min.
 8.2
Pride and Prejudice
Drama, Romance
UK
327 min.
 9.0
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out witty, realistic, semi serious and humorous films and TV series with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, fall in love, couple relations, social differences and looking for love mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Emma: Pride and Prejudice (1980), Pride and Prejudice (1967), Sense and Sensibility (1981), Sense & Sensibility (2008), The Buccaneers (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pride and Prejudice
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 265 min.
Story: Mrs. Bennet is determined to find husbands for her five daughters. The arrival of a new wealthy neighbor seems like the answer to her predicament. But while eldest daughter Jane catches Mr. Bingley's eye, middle child Mary has her nose stuck in ...
Style: witty, semi serious, talky, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: verbal byplay, unlikely couple, couple relations, parents and children, romance, countryside, siblings relations, social differences, fall in love, opposites attract, jane austen, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
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Emma
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse has a rigid sense of propriety as regards matrimonial alliances. Unfortunately she insists on matchmaking for her less forceful friend, Harriet, and so causes her to come to grief. Through the sharp words of Mr. Knightley, and the ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, romance, looking for love, rich and poor, social differences, love and romance, couples, marriage proposal, family relations, unlikely couple, young lovers, opposites attract ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain
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System:   88%
    User:   96%
 
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Emma
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people’s affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own ...
Style: witty, clever, touching, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: jane austen, romance, friendship, matchmaking, looking for love, literature, period piece, love, british, adaptation, estate, verbal byplay ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england, london, britain
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System:   79%
    User:   83%
 
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Emma
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: clever, witty, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, jane austen, marriage, looking for love, verbal byplay, literature, countryside, wooing, adaptation, british, beautiful scenery, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: england, london
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Pride and Prejudice
Genre: Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Pride and Prejudice is a 1967 BBC television serial, based on Jane Austen's novel of the same name, originally published in 1813. This production marked the 150th anniversary of the death of Jane Austen. It was directed by Joan Craft and ...
Style: witty, semi serious, clever, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: verbal byplay, unlikely couple, couple relations, romance, fall in love, countryside, looking for love, social differences, society, love and romance, jane austen, couples ...
Time: 1810s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
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System:   65%
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Sense and Sensibility
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Two sisters of opposing temperaments find love and some heartbreak in Jane Austen's 18th century classic.
Style: semi serious, feel good, witty, realistic, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: master and servant, unlikely couple, romance, village, infidelity, looking for love, love triangle, love affair, jane austen, love, rich and poor, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
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System:   59%
    User:   52%
 
Sense & Sensibility
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
Story: This is the acclaimed 2008 BBC adaptation of the famous Jane Austen novel. While it originally aired as a 3-part miniseries, this home video release includes a single uninterrupted version of the entire film.
Style: stylized, semi serious, witty, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, love triangle, rich and poor, village, romance, social differences, countryside, fall in love, love and romance, society, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london, britain
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System:   56%
    User:   60%
 
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The Buccaneers
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 212 min.
Story: Four American girls go to England to find husbands.
Style: talky, stylized, semi serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: verbal byplay, couple relations, high society, looking for love, romance, social differences, countryside, love and romance, society, couples, rich and poor, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
Cold Comfort Farm
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the satirical British novel, Flora Poste, a plucky London society girl orphaned at age 19, finds a new home with some rough relatives, the Starkadders of Cold Comfort Farm. With a take-charge attitude and some encouragement ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: farce, couple relations, eccentricity, secrets, parents and children, adaptation, british, social differences, countryside, eccentric family, jane austen, fall in love ...
Time: 1930s, 20s, 30s, 20th century, 19th century ...
Place: england, london, europe
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System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
Pride and Prejudice
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 327 min.
Story: Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart.
Style: clever, romantic, stylized, atmospheric, scenic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: jane austen, romance, prejudice, looking for love, beautiful scenery, british, unlikely couple, pride, sister sister relationship, couple relations, siblings relations, parents and children ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 18th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
Lost in Austen
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Amanda, an ardent Jane Austen fan, lives in present day London with her boyfriend Michael, until she finds she's swapped places with Austen's fictional creation Elizabeth Bennett.
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jane austen, romance, prejudice, marriage, period piece, verbal byplay, parents and children, social differences, british, destiny, countryside, parallel world ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, 1800s
Place: england, europe, london, britain
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System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
Stiff Upper Lips
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stiff Upper Lips is a broad parody of British period films, especially the lavish Merchant-Ivory productions of the 'eighties and early 'nineties. Although it specifically targets A Room with a View, Chariots of Fire, Maurice, A Passage to ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: parody, culture clash, master and servant, pornography, young lovers, british, couple relations, romance, adaptation, distopia, looking for love, farce ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, edwardian era, 1900s
Place: england, italy, asia, europe, india
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System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
The Importance of Being Earnest
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...
Style: clever, witty, semi serious, earnest, feel good ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, romance, farce, love, comedy of errors, couple relations, british, adaptation, verbal byplay, friendship, literature, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
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Pride & Prejudice
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing wife and five daughters. If Mr. Bennet dies their house will ...
Style: emotional, romantic, sentimental, classic literature, dramatic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, prejudice, unlikely couple, love story, pride, opposites attract, romance, social differences, family, love, verbal byplay, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, britain, europe, london
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System:   36%
    User:   39%
 
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Austenland
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Obsessed with the BBC production of "Pride and Prejudice", a woman travels to a Jane Austen theme park in search for her perfect gentleman.
Style: witty, sentimental, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, obsession, jane austen, looking for love, resort, love and romance, social misfits, literature, dialogue, british, happy ending, singleness ...
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Place: england, london
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System:   35%
    User:   38%
 
Bride & Prejudice
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Bollywood update of Jane Austen's classic tale, in which Mrs. Bakshi is eager to find suitable husbands for her four unmarried daughters. When the rich single gentlemen Balraj and Darcy come to visit, the Bakshis have high hopes, though ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, colourful, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: bollywood, culture clash, romance, jane austen, dance, love, dancing, opposites attract, indians, interracial romance, wedding, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, london, asia, california, england ...
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System:   35%
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Bedrooms and Hallways
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At the suggestion of a friend, gay Leo (Kevin McKidd) enters therapy after many failed relationships make him fear for his social life. In a group session (led by Simon Callow), Leo comes clean about his feelings for a straight member of the group ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: gay, romance, friendship, male nudity, sex, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, love, stereotypes, camp, adultery, sexuality ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe, california, ireland
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System:   35%
    User:   37%
 
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Mansfield Park
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: This fun and sexy comedy tells a timelessly entertaining story where wealthy, secret passions and mischievous women put love to the test.. When a spirited young woman, Fanny Price, is sent away to live on the great country estate of her rich ...
Style: witty, semi serious, gloomy, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: slavery, book, fall in love, writing, jane austen, literature, adaptation, storytelling, marriage, estate, rich and poor, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
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What Rats Won't Do
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Soon to be married lawyer Kate Beckenham has landed the case of a lifetime. Her courtroom opponent turns out to be the charming Jack Sullivan, who has never lost a single case.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dedicated lawyer, romance, hotshot lawyer, legal action, courtroom drama, legal, love and romance, rivalry, opposites attract, fall in love, society, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   33%
    User:   36%
 
To the Manor Born
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sitcom about the love-hate relationship between upper-class Audrey fforbes Hamilton and Richard DeVere, the nouveau rich businessman who buys her manor house when she can longer afford to keep it
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: estate, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couple relations, rich and poor, social differences, fall in love, love and romance, society, couples, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
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System:   33%
    User:   39%
 
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Coupling
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coupling is a British television sitcom written by Steven Moffat that aired on BBC2 from May 2000 to June 2004. Produced by Hartswood Films for the BBC, the show centres on the dating and sexual adventures and mishaps of six friends in their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, bar, verbal byplay, couple relations, romance, looking for sex, love triangle, sexual relations, sex, thirtysomething life, british humour, sitcom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   33%
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Crossing Delancey
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help ...
Style: clever, touching, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, jewish, looking for love, matchmaking, judaism, relationships, parents and children, loneliness, love story, singleness, urban, writers ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
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Jane Eyre
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 230 min.
Story: In this version of Charlotte Brontë's novel, Jane Eyre (Georgie Henley), a poor relation in the household of her aunt, Mrs. Reed (Tara FitzGerald) is despatched into the care of the callous Mr Brocklehurst at his school at Lowood. As a young ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, gothic, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, childhood, prejudice, unlikely couple, literature, adaptation, estate, beautiful scenery, couple relations, love story, infidelity, relationships ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london, britain
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System:   32%
    User:   35%
 
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Much Ado About Nothing
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this Shakespearean farce, Hero and her groom-to-be, Claudio, team up with Claudio's commanding officer, Don Pedro, the week before their wedding to hatch a matchmaking scheme. Their targets are sharp-witted duo Benedick and Beatrice -- a ...
Style: witty, semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: shakespeare, romance, verbal byplay, unlikely couple, mistaken identity, young lovers, estate, literature, justice, battle of the sexes, marriage, comedy of errors ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century
Place: europe, italy, england, tuscany
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System:   31%
    User:   37%
 
A Couch in New York
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Dr. Henry Harriston is a successful psychoanalyst in New York City. When he is near a nervous breakdown, he arranges to change his flat with Beatrice Saulnier from France for a while. Both don't know each other and both find themselves deeply ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dog, romance, culture clash, hidden identity, unlikely couple, opposites attract, switching roles, love story, dialogue, secrets, couple relations, mentor ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, new york, europe, usa
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System:   30%
    User:   27%
 
Twelfth Night or What You Will
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Shakespeare's comedy of gender confusion, in which a girl disguises herself as a man to be near the count she adores, only to be pursued by the woman he loves.
Style: witty, stylized, semi serious, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, cross dressing, romance, love, comedy of errors, twins, farce, shakespeare, love triangle, adaptation, verbal byplay, gender bending ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian, 1930s, 1890s ...
Place: england, london, cornwall
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System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
Under the Greenwood Tree
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a rustic English village in the mid 19th century, Under The Greenwood Tree tells the story of a poor young man who falls for a middle-class schoolteacher and attempts to win her over.
Style: semi serious, sexual, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, forbidden love, village, romance, looking for love, countryside, unfulfilled love, small town, cinderella story, small town life, village life, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
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System:   30%
    User:   29%
 
Tune in Tomorrow...
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Martin works at the local radio station, which just hired a new scriptwriter with a reputation for great drama, Pedro Carmichael. Martin’s aunt Julia, not related by blood, returns home after many years away and Martin falls for her. Once Pedro ...
Style: witty, talky, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, radio, fall in love, writer's life, eccentricity, stylish, revolution, opposites attract, college, storytelling, betrayal, dark hero ...
Time: 80s, 1920s
Place: new orleans, latin america, usa, england
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System:   30%
    User:   30%
 

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