Movies and TV shows like Boys Over Flowers

If you like "Boys Over Flowers" you are looking for touching, sentimental and romantic movies or TV shows about / with opposites attract, cinderella story, teenage love, high school life, romance, high school and love triangle themes of Comedy, Drama and Romance genre shot in South Korea.
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Boys Over Flowers (2009)
 8.0
 7K
Boys Over Flowers (2009)
Original name: 꽃보다 남자
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A working class girl winds up at an exclusive prep school. Unassuming high school girl Jan Di stands up to -- and eventually falls for -- a spoiled rich kid who belongs to the school's most powerfu clique.
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, sincere, social realism, humorous, realistic, semi serious, twists and turns, surprise ending
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama, date night
Plot: opposites attract, cinderella story, teenage love, high school life, romance, high school, love triangle, teenage life, friendship, social differences, wealthy family, school, social relations, teen romance, fall in love, youth, class differences, high school hunk, poor family, love, against the odds, fame, overbearing mother, family disapproval, wealth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea

Most similar movies to Boys Over Flowers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, romantic, humorous and semi serious films and TV series with plots about love and romance, romance, friendship, youth, high school, teenage life and high school life mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Boys Over Flowers: The Heirs (2013), Playful Kiss (2010), Personal Taste (2010), Cinderella and Four Knights (2016), Secret Garden (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
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The Heirs (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Heirs follows a group of privileged, elite high school students as they are groomed to take over their families' business empires. These wealthy students seem to have everything under control–except their love lives. Kim Tan is heir to the ...
Style: romantic, suspenseful, intense, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, rich and poor, love and romance, teenage love, family business, teenage life, social differences, youth, romance, heir heiress, love triangle, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Boys Over Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Hana Yori Dango is a Japanese television drama series, broadcast on TBS in 2005. It is based on Japanese shōjo manga series, Boys Over Flowers, written by Yoko Kamio. The series is the third television adaptation of the manga following Meteor ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cinderella story, social differences, teenage love, high school, romance, rich and poor, love and romance, teenage life, rich man poor woman, opposites attract, high school life, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 7.1
 2K
Playful Kiss (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Playful Kiss is a 2010 South Korean romantic-comedy television series, starring Jung So-min and Kim Hyun-joong. It aired on MBC from September 1 to October 21, 2010 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 16 episodes. It is based on the Japanese ...
Style: humorous, realistic, touching, light, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: school, first love, opposites attract, romance, arrogance, love and romance, teenage love, fall in love, unlikely couple, youth, grownups, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Personal Taste (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Personal Taste is a 2010 South Korean television series, starring Son Ye-jin and Lee Min-ho. It is adapted from Lee Se-in's 2007 novel of the same name about a furniture designer, Park Kae-in, who lives together with architect Jeon Jin-ho under ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, romantic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, opposites attract, love and romance, betrayal, naivete, roommate, self esteem, romance, wooing, fall in love, dishonesty, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Cinderella and Four Knights (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Eun Ha-Won is a college student. She is a bright girl who wants to be a veterinarian, but at home she is lonely. She is isolated from her family members. Eun Ha-Won lives with father, step-mother and step-sister after her mother died in a car ...
Style: captivating, touching, feel good, sincere, romantic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, love triangle, fall in love, kiss, lifestyle, friendship, family relations, family problems, adventure, parents and children, power relations, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Secret Garden (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A wealthy man and a poor stunt girl fall in love. But things get complicated when their souls become inexplicably swapped and dark secrets surface.
Style: humorous, semi serious, romantic, touching, sweet ...
Plot: true love, love triangle, destiny, romance, social differences, womanizer, body swapping, supernatural, memory loss, stuntman, parents and children, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Cinderella Story (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Montgomery is a tomboyish, unpopular girl at school. She has been text messaging a somebody named Nomad for a few months and he asks her to meet him at the Halloween dance at 11:00 in the middle of the dance floor. The only problem is, she must ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, teenage love, fall in love, high school, opposites attract, cinderella, teenager, teenage life, love and romance, youth, high school hunk, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
You Are Beautiful (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: You're Beautiful is a 2009 South Korean romantic comedy television drama series, starring Park Shin-hye, Jang Keun-suk, Lee Hong-ki of F.T. Island and Jung Yong-hwa of CN Blue. It is about a fictional boy band A.N.Jell and the relationship ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: music band, gender bending, love and romance, friendship, fall in love, romance, friends, ambition, disorder, orphan, hidden identity, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 142K
Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: witty, talky, stylized, serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama, date night
Plot: teenage love, betrayal, popularity, friends, youth, love triangle, high school, party, gossip and rumors, school, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.5
 41K
Awkward. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: An irreverent look at the conflict, chaos and humor that defines teenage life through the eyes of 15-year-old Jenna Hamilton whose life begins to change when a simple accident becomes an epic misunderstanding and is blown way out of proportion. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, not serious, ironic
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenage life, teenage love, loser, classmates, friends, self esteem, high school life, popularity, student, adolescence, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
To the Beautiful You (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Story: To The Beautiful You is a 2012 South Korean television drama series starring f(x)'s Sulli, Shinee's Minho, and Lee Hyun-woo. It aired on SBS from August 15 to October 4, 2012 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 16 episodes. It is ...
Style: romantic, twists and turns, sentimental, touching, twist ending
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: love, romance, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, loneliness, gender disguise, love triangle, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, couples, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Flower Boy Ramen Shop (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 45 min.
Story: This romantic comedy deals with "pretty boys," who with good looks and individuality, operate a ramen shop with lively college girls and experience the happenings of daily life. Yang Eun-bi (Lee Chung-ah) is a university student in her ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: youth, romance, college life, forbidden love, high school, college, friends, social relations, power relations, teachers and students, love and romance, store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Georgia Nicolson is fourteen, lives with nosey parents who don't understand her, an annoying three year old sister and has to wear a beret to school. She would, however, rather be blonde, have a smaller nose and a boyfriend. Revolving around ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, high school life, best friends, school, couples, teenage life, coming of age, parents and children, wooing, love and romance, high school, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: england, europe, new zealand, london, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 14K
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: looking for love, love and romance, aristocracy, opposites attract, matchmaking, fall in love, couples, friendship, romance, love, female protagonist, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 18th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Strong Woman Do Bong Soon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 67 min.
Story: She is no ordinary woman. Do Bong Soon is a woman who possesses Herculean strength. She can crush objects in her bare hands when she holds them too tightly. Although Bong Soon longs to be a dainty, elegant woman that men fall in love with, she ...
Style: humorous, sweet, exciting, romantic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: couple relations, superhuman powers, investigation, love triangle, fall in love, heroes, friendship, crimes, destiny, danger, hidden identity, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 2K
Rebelde Way (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rebelde Way is a Martín Fierro Award—nominated Argentine soap opera created and produced by Cris Morena. It originally aired from 26 May 2002 to 18 December 2003. The series was broadcast in many countries worldwide, including Peru, Germany, ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school life, teenage love, friendship, boarding school life, teachers and students, love and romance, music band, teenage life, social relations, boarding school, music, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.8
 17K
Drive Me Crazy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicole and Chase live next door to each other but are worlds apart. However, they plot a scheme to date each other in order to attract the interest and jealousy of their respective romantic prey. But in the mist of planning a gala centennial ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen comedy, date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, high school, love and romance, prom, friendship, teenage life, school dance, youth, misfit, school, friends, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.4
 34K
Keith (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, bad ending, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, opposites attract, first love, high school, teenagers, youth, adolescence, love affair, fall in love, teen romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 5.9
 79K
She's All That (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: High school hotshot Zach Siler is the envy of his peers. But his popularity declines sharply when his cheerleader girlfriend, Taylor, leaves him for sleazy reality-television star Brock Hudson. Desperate to revive his fading reputation, Siler agrees ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, humorous, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen comedy, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, high school life, bet, fall in love, teenager, cinderella story, social misfits, romance, teen romance, young lovers, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My First Time (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Zachary is 20 years old. Dark and independent, he collects amorous conquests and school failure. Sarah is 18 years old. First class, fragile, she fills her emotional gaps with perfect control of his life. Nothing should close and yet, the year of ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, high school hunk, fall in love, love and romance, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage life, first love, high school, character change, lifestyle change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 9K
How to Deal (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Mandy Moore stars as Halley, a young hip high school student who's convinced true love doesn't exist based on the crazy relationships around her. Her mother is divorcing her father who is dating a younger woman Halley can't stand. Her ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, teenage love, romance, youth, love and romance, friendship, teenage life, family problems, looking for love, fall in love, society, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Spectacular Now (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl."
Style: sincere, touching, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, teenagers, teenage life, youth, classmates, couples, drinking problem, love and romance, teenager, high school, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Princess Hours (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Princess Hours is a 2006 South Korean romantic comedy television series, starring Yoon Eun-hye, Ju Ji-hoon, Kim Jeong-hoon and Song Ji-hyo. It is based on Korean manhwa Goong by Park So-hee. It aired on Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation from January ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: royal family, teenage life, princess, dying, prince, king, rivalry, friendship, ambitious, dishonesty, suicide attempt, arranged marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recent high school graduate is faced with two options, either go to a business school where his father wants him to go to, or get a full time job. However he decides to defy his father and go to Hawaii. Trouble is he has no money. Along the way he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: coming of age, school, friendship, family relations, fall in love, looking for sex, parents and children, lifestyle, high school life, best friends, youth, teenage love ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1962, 80s
Place: usa, hawaii, chicago illinois, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Beverly Hills, 90210 followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in the upscale, star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California and attending the fictitious West Beverly Hills High School and, subsequently, the fictitious California ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, romantic, uplifting
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, friendship, rich kid, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, first sex, social relations, up and down relationship, college life, high school ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, campus, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Life As We Know It (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: See life through the eyes of Dino, Ben, and Jonathan -- three teens experiencing the joys and pains of growing up. Although different in many ways, these guys have one main thing in common -- women. Together, their attitudes about women are ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, high school, teenage life, teachers and students, infidelity, adolescence vs adulthood, young lovers, looking for sex, parents and children, family relations, love and romance, masturbation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.5
 1K
Empress Ki (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Story: The story of the woman that would become Empress Ki, and her struggles as she worked her way through war, political conspiracies, and the imperial palace to become Empress of China. This Korean Drama re-imagines the historical figure as a fierce, ...
Style: romantic, suspenseful, semi serious, multicultural, harsh
Plot: empress, love triangle, female warrior, love, palace intrigue, betrayal, crown prince, battle, culture clash, throne, court intrigue, friendship ...
Time: 14th century
Place: korea, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 32K
Dawson's Creek (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dawson's Creek is an American teen drama television series created by Kevin Williamson which debuted on January 20, 1998, on The WB and was produced by Sony Pictures Television. Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, at EUE/Screen Gems studios ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: love triangle, friendship, small town, coming of age, teenage life, couples, romance, couple relations, self discovery, high school life, lifestyle, introspection ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Walk to Remember (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie has a "to-do" list for her life and also a very big ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, sincere, dramatic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, opposites attract, true love, first love, high school life, fall in love, coming of age, teenage life, terminal illness, romance, teen romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Amy and her friends at Grant High learn to define themselves while they navigate the perilous waters of contemporary adolescence. Between their love triangles, secrets, drama, accusations, gossip, confusion, and scandalous rumors, there's never ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, teenage pregnancy, coming of age, friendship, suburbs, teenager, introspection, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%