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Emma (1972)
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: matchmaking, verbal byplay, opposites attract, countryside, couple relations, romance, social differences, wooing, fall in love, love and romance, society, couples, unlikely couple, looking for love, rich and poor, unfulfilled love, power relations, friends, manners, parish, gentleman, empire fashion, jane austen, snob, hypochondriac ...
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 couples, love and romance, romance, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love and social differences mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Emma: Pride and Prejudice (1980), Pride and Prejudice (1967), Pride and Prejudice (1995), To the Manor Born (1979), Sense and Sensibility (1981). 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: semi serious, talky, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: couple relations, unlikely couple, marriage proposal, matchmaking, romance, looking for love, rich and poor, social differences, love and romance, couples, family relations, young lovers ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain
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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: witty, semi serious, realistic, talky, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jane austen, opposites attract, verbal byplay, unlikely couple, couple relations, countryside, romance, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
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64%
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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, clever, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: opposites attract, looking for love, aristocracy, love and romance, fall in love, rich and poor, matchmaking, letter, lovers, friendship, marriage, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Pride and Prejudice (1967)
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, realistic, clever
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jane austen, society, unlikely couple, verbal byplay, couple relations, countryside, romance, fall in love, looking for love, social differences, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 1810s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, captivating, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, matchmaking, opposites attract, looking for love, estate, countryside, fall in love, couples, rich and poor, friendship, romance, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s, 18th century
Place: england, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: witty, stylized, clever, romantic, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, rich and poor, couple relations, wooing, unlikely couple, social differences, pride and honor, prejudice, aristocracy, fall in love, initially antagonists ...
Time: victorian, 18th century, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: butler, estate, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, sitcom, middle class, couple relations, rich and poor, social differences, fall in love, love and romance, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, jane austen, love triangle, master and servant, unlikely couple, infidelity, village, romance, looking for love, love affair, rich and poor, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, thirtysomething life, gender, love and romance, couples, opposites attract, looking for sex, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: witty, semi serious, stylized, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, rich and poor, love and romance, countryside, fall in love, society, social relations, wooing, village life, manners, family relations, duel ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends, couple relations, verbal byplay, romance, group of friends, sitcom, looking for love, looking for sex, love triangle, sexual relations, thirtysomething life, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.0
 12K
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: semi serious, touching, realistic, clever, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, friendship, long distance relationship, dating, sitcom, family life, romance, urban, twentysomething life, love and romance, couples, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Jane Eyre (1983)
Genre: 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, realistic, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, orphan, rich and poor, society, estate, social differences, haunted by the past, human spirit, proposal, blind character ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dating, female friendship, friendship, verbal byplay, best friends, romance, couple relations, urban, looking for love, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: date night
Plot: sitcom, translator, couple relations, thirtysomething life, romance, couples, unlikely couple, workplace romance, midlife crisis, love and romance, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Buccaneers (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 212 min.
Story: Four American girls go to England to find husbands.
Style: stylized, talky, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: high society, looking for love, inheritance, abortion, couple relations, verbal byplay, social differences, romance, countryside, love and romance, society, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 727
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, realistic, clever, touching
Plot: couple relations, romance, looking for love, social differences, love and romance, best friends, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, culture clash, thirtysomething life, media, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
What Rats Won't Do (1998)
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, romance, legal action, courtroom drama, legal, love and romance, rivalry, opposites attract, fall in love, society, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
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Coupling (2000)
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, realistic, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for sex, sexual relations, casual sex, couples, looking for love, battle of the sexes, sex, sitcom, bar, love and romance, verbal byplay, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: clever, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: matchmaking, romance, looking for love, parents and children, urban, singleness, thirtysomething life, fall in love, city life, love and romance, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, lower east side manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
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27%
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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: realistic, sentimental, feel good, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: resort, obsession, romance, looking for love, love and romance, social misfits, singleness, wooing, thirtysomething life, fall in love, couples, jane austen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: unlikely couple, young lovers, romance, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, singleness, unfulfilled love, workplace romance, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
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26%
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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: witty, serious, realistic
Plot: estate, social differences, love and romance, rich and poor, wooing, love triangle, romance, society, couples, family relations, snobbism, hypocrisy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
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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, situational comedy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unlikely couple, opposites attract, couple relations, dating, love and romance, urban, looking for love, unfulfillment, destiny, twentysomething life, hopes, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
As Time Goes By (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Two lovers are reunited after decades apart following a mutual misunderstanding.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, uplifting, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sitcom, elderly, secretary, psychiatrist, golden years, couple relations, romance, second chance, misunderstanding, ex-lover, love affair, lovers reunited ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 3K
Cold Feet (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Follow the lives and loves of a group of thirtysomethings in a heart-warming comic drama as they try to find true love - or at least keep their relationships on track. In this wry and funny look at a generation which is as confused as it is ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: best friends, buddies, thirty something, couple relations, looking for love, thirtysomething life, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, friends, nanny ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, manchester, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
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, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, false identity, diary, comedy of errors, couple relations, romance, friendship, verbal byplay, new love, pleasure, relatives, country estate ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
An Ideal Husband (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful Government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs Cheveley appears in London with damning evidence of a past misdeed. Sir Robert turns for help to his friend Lord Goring, an ...
Style: clever, humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: society, politics, love and romance, couples, couple relations, romance, dishonesty, irish, man wearing towel, reading a letter, confrontation, high society ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 1890s, victorian england, victorian era ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dentist, sitcom, unlikely couple, suburbs, crumbling marriage, adultery, housewife, family, bored housewife, introspection, romance, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
ShakespeaRe-Told (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Story: Four of Shakespeare's plays are dramatically relocated to the modern day.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized
Plot: unlikely couple, resort, opposites attract, shakespeare, restaurant, romance, love triangle, true love, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love and romance, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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