Movies and TV shows like Emma 1972

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Emma (1972)
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Emma (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: humorous, touching, clever, realistic, witty, stylized, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: matchmaking, friends, romance, couple relations, rich and poor, love and romance, looking for love, fall in love, social differences, society, couples, opposites attract, unfulfilled love, countryside, strong female presence, wooing, manners, unlikely couple, verbal byplay, power relations, love, dancing, jane austen, male female relationship, unrequited love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and witty films and TV series with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, couple relations, fall in love, family relations and social differences mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Emma: Pride and Prejudice (1980), Pride and Prejudice (1995), Pride and Prejudice (1967), Sense and Sensibility (1981), To the Manor Born (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Emma (1996)
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: realistic, semi serious, talky, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, marriage proposal, unlikely couple, couple relations, opposites attract, society, young lovers, romance, love and romance, nothing goes right, social relations, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain
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100%
 6.6
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Emma (1996)
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, romantic, sweet, light, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, opposites attract, matchmaking, estate, english countryside, friendship, couples, rich and poor, fall in love, looking for love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 1810s, 18th century
Place: england, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pride and Prejudice (1980)
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: humorous, witty, touching, stylized, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: countryside, family relations, opposites attract, wooing, jane austen, society, love and romance, unlikely couple, romance, social climbing, couples, social relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.1
 15K
Emma (2009)
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: feel good, witty, colourful, captivating, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: jane austen, love and romance, looking for love, aristocracy, fall in love, opposites attract, matchmaking, couples, friendship, romance, love, female protagonist ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1800s, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Pride and Prejudice (1995)
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: romantic, stylized, witty, clever, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, jane austen, love and romance, fall in love, romance, looking for love, prejudice, aristocracy, unlikely couple, couple relations, social differences, initially antagonists ...
Time: victorian, 18th century, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Pride and Prejudice (1967)
Genre: Drama, 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: semi serious, realistic, clever, witty
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wooing, society, family relations, unlikely couple, looking for love, couple relations, eligible bachelor, countryside, romance, siblings relations, social differences, love and romance ...
Time: 1810s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sense and Sensibility (1981)
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, realistic, touching, atmospheric, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, love, grief, siblings relations, unfulfilled love, infidelity, fall in love, social differences, rich and poor, looking for love, village, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
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36%
To the Manor Born (1979)
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: semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous, sitcom
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: estate, butler, wedding, friendship, family relations, thirtysomething life, couples, power relations, parents and children, fall in love, opposites attract, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Coupling (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Coupling is a 2003 American remake of the British television sitcom of the same title, which aired on NBC.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, romance, sexual relations, fall in love, infidelity, looking for love, best friends, love and romance, dishonesty, lifestyle, friends, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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French Film (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jed prepares to interview French cineaste and self-appointed expert on the nature of love - Thierry Grimandi. The worldly and somewhat jaded Jed is dead-set on dismissing the auteur's musings as pompous and, well French, until his own ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, clever
Plot: social differences, best friends, opposites attract, looking for love, couples, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, romance, couple relations, battle of the sexes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.3
 19K
Jane Eyre (2006)
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: touching, gothic, atmospheric, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: couple relations, love affair, rich and poor, fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, estate, looking for love, social differences, romance, love story, family secret ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1930s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.8
 415
Bob & Rose (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Bob & Rose is a British television drama, originally screened in six one-hour episodes on the ITV network in the UK in autumn 2001. It was produced for the network by the independent Red Production Company, and was that company's first ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, culture clash, thirtysomething life, looking for sex, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Buccaneers (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 212 min.
Story: Four American girls go to England to find husbands.
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, stylized, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: high society, abortion, inheritance, looking for love, love and romance, couples, culture clash, rich and poor, verbal byplay, countryside, siblings relations, wooing ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Mansfield Park (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 261 min.
Story: Drama series based on the novel by Jane Austen. Mansfield Park is the magnificient country residence of Sir Thomas Bertram and his family. It is here that their poor relation Fanny Price is brought up. Never allowed to forget her good fortune, Fanny ...
Style: serious, witty, realistic
Plot: wooing, rich and poor, love and romance, estate, love triangle, romance, family relations, couples, romantic rivalry, cousin cousin relationship, adultery, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Gabriela (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Story: Naïve and provocative Gabriela is a raggedy migrant worker who arrives in town to mesmerize all with her playful and simple, yet raw sensuality. Set in 1925, the story unravels in Ilhéus, a quiet northeastern coastal city thriving with cocoa crops ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: couple relations, love affair, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, intrigue, rivalry, romance, love and romance, rich and poor, social differences, society ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sense & Sensibility (2008)
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: romanticism, sincere, sweet, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sister sister relationship, love and romance, jane austen, love triangle, society, romance, wooing, rich and poor, english countryside, love, love affair, duel ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.0
 3K
Jane Eyre (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: After living a miserable life with her aunt, orphaned Jane Eyre is sent to Lowood, a residential school for children of limited means. Jane takes the advice of her friend and over many years takes her studies seriously, eventually advertising for a ...
Style: serious, sentimental, stylized, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, orphan, governess, rich and poor, estate, couple relations, fall in love, dark hero, society, social differences, attic, blind character ...
Time: victorian, 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 6K
A to Z (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The story follows the lives of Andrew, an employee at an internet dating site who dreams of meeting the girl of his dreams, and Zelda, a no-nonsense lawyer who was raised by a hippie mother and carries a rebellious streak. By an accidental chance of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, entertaining, sitcom ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, opposites attract, couple relations, unlikely couple, looking for love, unfulfillment, dating, destiny, twentysomething life, hopes, friends, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Vanity Fair (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: This faithful BBC adaptation once again brings William Makepeace Thackeray's classic satirical novel to the screen. Becky Sharp (Natasha Little) is a beautiful, clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost. The ...
Style: captivating, stylized, sincere, witty, serious ...
Plot: orphan, manipulation, satire, love and romance, blind ambition, romance, society, rise to the top, manipulations, ambition, dishonesty, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Love, American Style (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Love, American Style is a comedic television anthology, which was produced by Paramount Television and originally aired between 1969 and 1974. For the 1971 and 1972 seasons it was a part of an ABC Friday prime-time lineup that also included The ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, anthology
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, looking for love, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, love, male female relationship, marriage, parents, wealth ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Pride & Prejudice (2005)
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: witty, romantic, dramatic, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, jane austen, love and romance, prejudice, couple relations, unlikely couple, aristocracy, social differences, countryside, happy ending, opposites attract, love ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1790s, 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, britain, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
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Austenland (2013)
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: humorous, feel good, romantic, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, romance, looking for love, fall in love, obsession, couples, social misfits, love and romance, role playing, rivalry, love triangle, resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 19th century, 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Crossing Delancey (1988)
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: feel good, touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract, self discovery, unfulfilled love, couple relations, parents and children, workplace, thirtysomething life, eligible bachelor ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 8.0
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Pulling (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Pulling is a BBC comedy series, produced by Silver River Productions and broadcast on BBC Three, about three single female friends who live in Penge, south-east London. It was co-written by Sharon Horgan and Dennis Kelly and stars Sharon Horgan as ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, sitcom
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, female friendship, battle of the sexes, couples, up and down relationship, lifestyle, romance, looking for love, singleness, boyfriend, dating, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Sense and Sensibility (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Jane Austen novel.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, witty, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, strong female presence, power relations, social relations, family relations, romance, love and romance, society, love affair, rich and poor, social differences, village life ...
Time: 1800s
Place: europe, england, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.1
 16K
Gavin & Stacey (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Gavin is an ordinary boy from Billericay, Essex. Stacey is an ordinary girl from Barry Island, South Wales. They’ve spoken on the phone every day at work for months but they’ve never actually met… until now.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, sentimental, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, family relations, friendship, family life, romance, lifestyle, buddies, honeymoon, couples, boyfriend, british humour, overbearing parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 572
A Fine Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A Fine Romance is a British situation comedy starring husband-and-wife team Judi Dench and Michael Williams. Dench's sister was played by Susan Penhaligon. It was produced by London Weekend Television and written by Bob Larbey. It was first ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: translator, couple relations, midlife crisis, workplace romance, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, workplace, pretense, dentist, thirtysomething life, social relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 953
Butterflies (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ria Parkinson is a bored housewife and mother. She spends her time daydreaming, and meets regularly with wealthy businessman Leonard to relieve the monotony. Husband Ben, a dentist and avid butterfly collector is oblivious to it all, and her ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dentist, unlikely couple, couples, suburban life, romance, workplace situations, couple relations, forbidden love, fall in love, workplace, unfulfillment, introspection ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
William and Mary (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: William and Mary is an ITV romantic comedy drama set in London, England, starring Martin Clunes as William Shawcross, an undertaker, and Julie Graham as Mary Gilcrest, a midwife. Its title refers to its two principal characters and is a cultural ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, battle of the sexes, unlikely couple, fall in love, youth, romance, young lovers, looking for love, workplace situations, lifestyle, workplace, midwife ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.5
 861
The Knot (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple endures a series of mishaps right before their wedding day.
Style: humorous, touching, light, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couples, disorder, nothing goes right, couple relations, friends, family relations, love and romance, wedding, best friends
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%