Movies and TV shows like Dallas

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Dallas (1978)
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Dallas (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The world's first mega-soap, and one of the most popular ever produced, Dallas had it all. Beautiful women, expensive cars, and men playing Monopoly with real buildings. Famous for one of the best cliffhangers in TV history, as the world asked "Who shot J.R.?" A slow-burner to begin with, Dallas hit its stride in the 2nd season, with long storylines and expert character development. Dallas ruled the airwaves in the 1980's.
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, family saga, uplifting, non-linear, captivating, saga, cliffhanger, surprise ending
Plot: mogul, family feud, presumed dead, intrigue, family relations, family business, oil industry, couple relations, rich and poor, parents and children, ambition, hypocrisy, uninhibited rivalry, americana, ranch, mistress, husband wife relationship, rivalry, devotion, medical school, long lost brother, family problems, couples, dishonesty, makeover ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, dallas texas, united states

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Most similar movies to Dallas

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and saga films and TV series with plots about family relations, couples, parents and children, couple relations, dishonesty, intrigue and rivalry mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Dallas: Falcon Crest (1981), Dynasty (1981), Days of Our Lives (1965), Knots Landing (1979), The Young and the Restless (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Falcon Crest (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Falcon Crest is an American primetime television soap opera which aired on the CBS network for nine seasons, from December 4, 1981 to May 17, 1990. A total of 227 episodes were produced. The series revolves around the feuding factions of the ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, touching, sincere ...
Plot: family relations, wealthy family, family business, betrayal, rivalry, intrigue, family feud, family problems, parents and children, ambition, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: california, usa
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100%
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Dynasty (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The saga of a wealthy Denver family in the oil business: Blake Carrington, the patriarch; Krystle, his former secretary and wife; his children: Adam, lost in childhood after a kidnapping; Fallon, pampered and spoiled; Steven, openly gay; and Amanda, ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, enigmatic, saga
Plot: wealthy family, family business, intrigue, rivalry, family problems, uninhibited rivalry, family relations, couple relations, hypocrisy, love and romance, ambition, blind ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
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100%
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Dallas (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: J.R., Bobby and Sue Ellen Ewing are all back at Southfork, with plenty of secrets, schemes and betrayals in mind. This time, they're joined by the next generation of Ewings, who take ambition and deception to a new level.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: family business, betrayal, family relations, parents and children, family secret, family feud, intrigue, ambition, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Days of Our Lives (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Horton and Brady broods endure the romantic trials of life in Salem, a Midwestern hamlet filled with evil geniuses, star-crossed lovers and a rich family history.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional
Plot: family relations, infidelity, love triangle, betrayal, loss of daughter, family problems, power relations, presumed dead, couple relations, siblings relations, intrigue, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 60s, 90s, 80s, 20th century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Knots Landing (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The domestic adventures, misdeeds and everyday interactions of five families living on a cul-de-sac in a small California community.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: small town, family relations, couples, love and romance, intrigue, love affair, americana, couple relations, family life, marriage, divorce, power ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 70s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Young and the Restless (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The rivalries, romances, hopes and fears of the residents of the fictional Midwestern metropolis, Genoa City. The lives and loves of a wide variety of characters mingle through the generations, dominated by the Newman, Abbott, Baldwin and Winters ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional, saga
Plot: family relations, family life, infidelity, couple relations, intrigue, rivalry, family problems, social differences, love triangle, power relations, couples, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Melrose Place (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Melrose Place is an American primetime soap opera that aired on Fox from July 8, 1992, to May 24, 1999 for seven seasons. It follows the lives of a group of young adults living in a brownstone apartment complex on Melrose Place, in Los Angeles, ...
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, captivating, sexual
Plot: betrayal, rivalry, manipulation, advertising, friends, love affair, couple relations, intrigue, neighbor, self fulfillment, manipulations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Continuing drama combining romance and intrigue set against the glittering backdrop of Beverly Hills and the American fashion industry.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, serious, saga
Plot: fashion, family relations, love triangle, infidelity, rich and poor, family business, family problems, intrigue, family life, dishonesty, rivalry, loss of partner ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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One Life to Live (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One Life to Live is an American soap opera broadcast on television for more than 43 years on the ABC network, from July 15, 1968, to January 13, 2012, and on the internet as a web series on Hulu and iTunes via The Online Network since April 29, ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, sincere, exciting ...
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, family life, friendship, love and romance, family problems, family feud, family relations, infidelity, borderline personality disorder, suburbs, family in crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, 70s, 80s ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Colbys (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Colbys is an American prime time soap opera, which originally aired on ABC from November 20, 1985 to March 26, 1987. Produced by Aaron Spelling, it was a spin-off of Dynasty, which had been the highest rated series for the 1984–1985 U.S. ...
Style: twists and turns, realistic, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: family business, family relations, wealthy family, memory loss, couple relations, love triangle, uninhibited rivalry, couples, parents and children, blind ambition, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
All My Children (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: All My Children is an American television soap opera that aired on ABC for 41 years, from January 5, 1970 to September 23, 2011, and on The Online Network since April 29, 2013 via Hulu, Hulu Plus, and iTunes. Created by Agnes Nixon, All My Children ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental, saga
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, family life, drug abuse, rapist, childhood sweetheart, couples, love triangle, couple relations, intrigue, lifestyle, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 21st century, 20th century, 80s ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
General Hospital (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Families, friends, enemies and lovers experience life-changing events in the large upstate New York city of Port Charles, which has a busy hospital, upscale hotel, cozy diner and dangerous waterfront frequented by the criminal underworld.
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, rivalry, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, family business, manipulation, family in crisis, manipulations, dishonesty, intrigue, diner ...
Time: 2000s, 2020s, 90s, 2010s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Titans (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Titans is an American prime time soap opera that debuted on October 4, 2000 on NBC. Thirteen episodes were filmed, of which eleven were actually aired. Produced by Aaron Spelling, the series was initially marketed as a "Dynasty for the new ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: manipulation, betrayal, infidelity, embezzlement, love and romance, manipulations, family relations, dishonesty, ambition, divorce, deception, love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Providence (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Providence is an American television drama series that aired on NBC starring Melina Kanakaredes. The show ran for five seasons from January 8, 1999 until December 20, 2002.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, atmospheric
Plot: family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, love and romance, family problems, living with parents, homecoming, looking for love, small town life, hometown, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
House of Hancock (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Story: House of Hancock tells the epic true story of the Hancock dynasty and the bizarre love triangle that emerged between Lang, his daughter Gina, and his beautiful Filipina housekeeper Rose.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, saga, epic
Plot: family relations, fall in love, family business, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, family problems, courtroom drama, intrigue, betrayal, dishonesty, legal ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 90s, 60s, 20th century
Place: australia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Wicked Wicked Games (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wicked Wicked Games is a telenovela that debuted on December 6, 2006 on the American television network MyNetworkTV. Twentieth Television produced 63 episodes to air weekdays. The limited-run serial was directed by Terry Cunningham, Dennis Dimster, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, intrigue, family relations, infidelity, manipulation, obsession, parents and children, family business, couples, revenge, businesswoman, seduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Ella (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Years ago, a late nurse's young daughter, Ella, was discredited with stepfather Norbert by his wicked daughter Clio and send off to and exploited by her aunt 'tarantula', her only comfort being the friendship of young Jens. Once 18, ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dysfunctional family, love affair, starting over, dishonesty, hopes, orphan, romance, couples, family problems, fall in love, parents and children, cinderella story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
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26%
 6.9
 818
Lone Star (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lone Star is an American drama television series which originally ran on Fox from September 20, 2010 to September 27, 2010, airing Monday nights at 9 pm ET/PT. Fox announced Lone Star's cancellation on September 28, 2010 after two low-rated ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, disturbing
Plot: cheating, love triangle, family business, hidden identity, betrayal, business venture, couples, thief, one last job, success, couple relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Emmerdale (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The lives of several families in the Yorkshire Dales revolve around a farm and the nearby village. With murders, affairs, lies, deceit, laughter and tears, it's all there in the village.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, melancholic
Plot: village, farm, family relations, social relations, family problems, countryside, family, pub, honest, dialogue, parents and children, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 70s, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Brown Girls (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 480 min.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, saga, realistic
Plot: love affair, romance, culture clash, couple relations, family life, strong female presence, society, parents and children, siblings relations, village, bittersweet, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Good Times, Bad Times (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Goede tijden, slechte tijden, also known as GTST, is the longest-running Dutch soap opera, which began on 1 October 1990 on RTL4. The programme was the first daily soap in the Netherlands. The soap is produced by Joop van den Ende and to date over ...
Style: saga, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: family business, small town, love affair, family life, family in crisis, family relations, family problems, couples, eccentric family, couple relations, intrigue, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s ...
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Forsyte Saga (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Adaptation from John Galsworthy's novels.
Style: stylized, epic, touching, saga, serious ...
Plot: love affair, rich and poor, love and romance, siblings relations, couple relations, unfulfilled love, dysfunctional family, parents and children, power relations, family relations, romance, intrigue ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Forbidden Fruit (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Three things in life can not be hidden "love, smoke and lack of money". The social society and the events behind the business world are told.
Style: captivating, psychological, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: husband wife relationship, love, wealthy family, couple relations, love and romance, family problems, friendship, ambition, family relations, intrigue, family life, love affair ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Ryan's Hope (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ryan's Hope is an American soap opera created by Claire Labine and Paul Avila Mayer, originally airing for 13 years on ABC from July 7, 1975 to January 13, 1989. It revolved around the trials and tribulations within a large Irish-American ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: working class, family business, family life, bar, family relations, friends, hopes, society, sergeant, irish american, liberal
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, psychological
Plot: astronaut, relationship vs career, family relations, couples, best friends, ambition, nasa, parents and children, strong female presence, space program, female bonding, supportive spouse ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 50s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Thirtysomething (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Thirtysomething is an American television drama about a group of baby boomers in their late thirties. It was created by Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick for MGM/UA Television Group and The Bedford Falls Company, and aired on ABC. It premiered in ...
Style: clever, stylized, sentimental, touching, sincere ...
Plot: yuppie, friendship, family relations, advertising, parenthood, human nature, couple relations, parents and children, family life, suburbs, suburban life, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 5K
Neighbours (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Neighbours is an Australian television soap opera. It was first broadcast on the Seven Network on 18 March 1985. It was created by TV executive Reg Watson, who proposed the idea of making a show that focused on realistic stories and portrayed adults ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional, sincere
Plot: suburbs, friendship, infidelity, cafe, family relations, wedding, love and romance, rivalry, youth, betrayal, siblings relations, suburban life ...
Time: 80s, 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: realistic, stylized, touching, serious, saga ...
Plot: high society, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, love affair, society, wealthy family, rich and poor, forbidden love, dysfunctional family, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 1920s, 20s, 20th century ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Timeless Love (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Story: Renata, a spirited woman, is treated cruelly by her mother and sister. Falling in love with Jerónimo changes her life for the better, but his misguided quest to avenge his brother's death jeopardizes their relationship.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: family relations, fall in love, vengeance, couple relations, love and romance, rivalry, dishonesty, couples, mistaken identity, deception, mother daughter relationship, scandal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Don't mess with an angel (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cuidado Con El Ángel is a Telenovela distributed by Televisa starring Maite Perroni and William Levy. The telenovela, a production of Nathalie Lartilleux, premiered on June 9, 2008 and finished its broadcast March 6, 2009. It had millions of ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, captivating, realistic
Plot: family relations, orphan, romance, fall in love, intrigue, destiny, rivalry, rich and poor, dishonesty, true love, love triangle, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%