Movies and TV shows like Brothers & Sisters

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Brothers & Sisters (2006)
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Brothers & Sisters (2006)
Original name: Brothers and Sisters
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Brothers & Sisters is an American television drama series that centers on the Walker family and their lives in Pasadena, California. The series premiered on ABC on September 24, 2006, and aired its final episode on May 8, 2011. It aired, for its entire run, in a Sunday night timeslot after Desperate Housewives. The cast included a collection of award-winning actors, including Sally Field, Rachel Griffiths, Calista Flockhart, Rob Lowe, and Patricia Wettig. Sally Field received both a Primetime Emmy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for her performance throughout the series. Rachel Griffiths was also nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards for her work on the show. In May 2011, the show completed its fifth and final season on ABC. On May 13, 2011, it was announced that ABC had decided to end the show.
Style: touching, serious, sincere, emotional, realistic, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family business, mistress, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, couple relations, jealousy, love and romance, family life, parenthood, family drama, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, lawyer, wealthy family, widow widower, mother son relationship, student, jewish, millionaire, struggle, lovers, secret, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california

Most similar movies to Brothers & Sisters

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, couples, family life, siblings relations, family problems and couple relations mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Brothers & Sisters: Army Wives (2007), Mildred Pierce (2011), Summerland (2004), Venice the Series (2009), The Bold and the Beautiful (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Army Wives (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Army Wives is an American drama series that follows the lives of four army wives, one army husband, and their families.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: military base, couples, family life, military life, family relations, couple relations, feminism, infidelity, marital problem, best friends, love and romance, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south carolina
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Mildred Pierce (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 336 min.
Story: A newly divorced, uniquely independent woman struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family in Depression-era California.
Style: emotional, realistic, gloomy, epic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: depression, single parent, restaurant, friendship, family relations, tragic event, suffering, lovers, divorce, adaptation, grief, sacrifice ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
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Summerland (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Summerland is an American drama television series created by Stephen Tolkin and Lori Loughlin. It is centered on a clothing designer in her 30s, Ava Gregory, raising her niece and nephews after their parents die in a tragic accident. They live in ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, emotional, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: siblings relations, love and romance, teenage life, loss of parent, surfing, beach, family problems, family relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, death of parent, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, sincere, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbian, urban, lifestyle, gender, designer, family relations, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, family life, love and romance, parents and children, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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, serious, sentimental
Plot: fashion, infidelity, society, social differences, family business, betrayal, power relations, family life, loss of partner, dishonesty, lifestyle, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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59%
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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: sincere, serious, touching, sentimental, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: phone sex, siblings relations, parents and children, snobbism, family relations, in-laws, gender, family life, couples, family problems, housewife, sibling relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Single Father (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dave is facing the seemingly impossible job of bringing up four kids alone after the sudden death of his wife. And things get even more complicated when he falls in love with his wife's best friend, Sarah. Single Father asks how soon is too ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: tragic event, loss of loved one, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, widow widower, overcoming, loss of spouse, photographer, single parent, untimely death, loss of parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Parenthood (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Parenthood is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Jason Katims. Loosely based on the 1989 film of the same title, Parenthood tells of the Braverman clan which consists of an older couple, their four children and their families.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: family life, single parent, adolescence, family relations, couple relations, marital problem, parents and children, siblings relations, responsibility, parenthood, social relations, family drama ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Lincoln Heights (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lincoln Heights is an American family drama television series about Eddie Sutton, a Mission Vista police officer who moves his family back to his old neighborhood, Lincoln Heights, to start a new life and to help out his old neighborhood. It is a ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: black family, african american, new job, housewife, marital problem, urban, lifestyle, homecoming, workplace, social relations, ordinary person, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, rough
Plot: lifestyle, parents and children, hopes, athlete's life, siblings relations, family relations, society, misfit, urban, coming of age, human spirit, family life ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Soul Food (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Soul Food: The Series is a television drama that aired Wednesday nights on Showtime from June 28, 2000 to May 26, 2004. Created by filmmaker George Tillman, Jr. and developed for television by Felicia D. Henderson, Soul Food is based upon ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, talky, sincere ...
Plot: black family, parents separation, siblings relations, couple relations, parents and children, hopes, separated, family feud, love and romance, family relations, family tradition, family values ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 708
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: serious, twists and turns, exciting, captivating, realistic
Plot: family business, wealthy family, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, love and romance, blind ambition, family relations, dishonesty, couples, rivalry, workplace ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Finding Carter (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A teenager finds out she was abducted as a toddler and returns to her biological family.
Style: touching, emotional, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: life turned upside down, parents and children, kidnapping, teenage life, self discovery, starting over, uncover truth, crimes, family secret, missing child, family problems, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Party of Five (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Following his parents' tragic death, 24-year-old Charlie Salinger is back at home – and in over his head – as his siblings' legal guardian. Together, Charlie, 16-year-old Bailey, 15-year-old Julia and 11-year-old Claudia share the ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, gloomy
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, family relations, siblings relations, death of parent, dealing with death, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, family life, coming of age, child care, sibling relationship, family conflict ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Strong Medicine (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hospital, clinic, workplace situations, feminism, workplace, lifesaver, lifestyle, doctors and patients, family relations, boss and employee, gender, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, touching, realistic, sincere, sentimental
Plot: farm, sugarcane, family drama, power relations, life turned upside down, family relations, parents and children, social relations, single parent, society, interracial relations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Love and Other Impossible Pursuits (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Emilia, a law-school graduate, falls in love with her married boss, Jack. After Emilia marries Jack, her happiness turns unexpectedly to grief following the death of her infant daughter. Devastated, Emilia nonetheless carries on, attempting to forge ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic, gloomy
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Wild at Heart (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The Trevanion family decide to make a fresh start and emigrate to South Africa to set up an animal reserve.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: fish out of water, wounded animal, love and romance, hopes, parents and children, in-laws, escapades, siblings relations, workplace situations, loss of spouse, family relations, guest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 239 min.
Story: The story focuses on a middle-school math teacher Olive and her relationship with Henry which spans 25 years over the four parts. It is based on Elizabeth Strout’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, couple relations, parents and children, family relations, small town life, couples, elderly, family, family problems, small town, maturity, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa, maine, california
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49%
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: What would you do if you won the lottery? How would it change your life? Follow a group of seven gas station employees in Queens, New York, who have been chipping into a lottery pool for years, never thinking they'd actually win. They need to ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, based on british tv series
Plot: lottery, society, gas station, change of luck, family relations, siblings relations, parents and children, workplace situations, working class, couples, workplace, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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8 Simple Rules (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: What happens to a loving, rational Dad when his darling, pliable daughters morph into hormonally-challenged, incomprehensible teenagers? If he's Paul Hennessy, he reacts in ways even he finds crazy. Thank God he has a 13-year-old son who still ...
Style: realistic, touching, witty, humorous, not serious
Plot: sitcom, overprotective parent, family, siblings relations, parents and children, family problems, family life, youth, family relations, eccentric family, couples, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Dirty Sexy Money (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Darling family's obscene wealth and enormous power makes them easy targets for their rivals, enemies, and the tabloids. Patriarch Tripp uses his money and influence to shield his five adult children from the prying eyes of the world. As ...
Style: realistic, serious, talky, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: lawyer, dysfunctional family, dedicated lawyer, eccentric family, family life, family problems, loss of parent, heir heiress, workplace situations, master and servant, mogul, wealthy family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.6
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Big Love (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Bill Henrickson and his life in suburban Salt Lake City, balancing the needs of his three wives -- Barb, Nicki and Margene-- their seven kids, three new houses and the opening of his newest hardware store. When disturbing news arrives ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: marriage, pregnancy, polygamy, mormon, working class, housewife, family secret, couples, owner, family values, eccentric family, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.0
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The Affair (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Affair explores the emotional effects of an extramarital relationship between Noah Solloway and Alison Lockhart after the two meet in the resort town of Montauk in Long Island. Noah is a New York City schoolteacher with one novel published (book ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: infidelity, crumbling marriage, love affair, adultery, life turned upside down, strong sexual content, couple relations, parents and children, haunted by the past, family problems, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.5
 495
Constellation (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Constellation chronicles the lives and loves of an African-American family in the deep South as they are forced to come to terms with a tumultuous past marked by an unrequited interracial affair. The film explores the way in which the family ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: haunted by the past, estrangement, love and romance, dysfunctional family, society, love affair, family problems, couples, family life, death in the family, interracial relations, family gatherings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 811
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: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: cheating, love triangle, family relations, mogul, pretense, cons and scams, parents and children, gain trust, family life, couple relations, in-laws, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.4
 9K
Kingdom (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A raw family drama set against the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in Venice, California. Alvey Kulina owns Navy St. MMA with the help of his girlfriend Lisa Prince. He is willing to go through extraordinary means to make sure his fighters are ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: athlete's life, mixed martial arts, family problems, sibling relationship, competition, gym, contests and competitions, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, ambition, rivalry, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Judging Amy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Judging Amy is an American television drama that was telecast from September 19, 1999, through May 3, 2005, on CBS-TV. This TV series starred Amy Brenneman and Tyne Daly. Its main character is a judge who serves in a family court, and in addition to ...
Style: serious, sincere, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: social worker, judge, starting over, living with parents, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, hopes, courtroom drama, legal, couples, female judge ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Behind every prisoner, there's a wife, girlfriend or mother doing time on the outside. For some it's a nightmare, for others a liberation. Prisoners' Wives - it's time to tell their stories.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: prison, couples, coping, housewife, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, crimes, social relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: emotional, serious, stylized, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: family life, estate, family relations, siblings relations, conflict, bohemian life, artist, artists and showbiz, parents and children, heir, family history, male nudity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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