Movies and TV shows like Boys Over Flowers

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Boys Over Flowers (2009)
 7.8
 12K
Boys Over Flowers (2009)
Original name: 꽃보다 남자
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
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: dorama, touching, sentimental, romantic, sincere, humorous, realistic, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, teen drama
Plot: high school, opposites attract, cinderella story, teenage life, teenage love, fall in love, friendship, love triangle, high school hunk, teen romance, rich man poor woman, school, social differences, korean, high school life, romance, social relations, youth, wealthy family, class differences, love, fame, domineering mother, against the odds, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, south korea, asia

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Most similar movies to Boys Over Flowers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out romantic, touching, humorous and realistic films and TV series with plots about romance, love and romance, friendship, love triangle, youth, high school and teenage life mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Boys Over Flowers: The Heirs (2013), Playful Kiss (2010), Meteor Garden (2001), Cinderella and Four Knights (2016), Princess Hours (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Heirs (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, social, uplifting, intense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: high school, love and romance, rich and poor, teenage love, heir, romance, family business, social differences, high school life, rich man poor woman, school, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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91%
 7.1
 4K
Playful Kiss (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 66 min.
TV show
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: feel good, light, semi serious, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: teenage love, unlikely couple, first love, fall in love, teenage life, unfulfilled love, school, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, brother brother relationship, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.7
 897
Meteor Garden (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Shan Cai, whose parents are far from wealthy, attends Ying De University, the private school established exclusively for rich students. Besides being looked down by rich classmates, she has angered the leader of F4, Dao Ming Si.
Style: romantic, sentimental, touching
Plot: rich man poor woman, love triangle, romance, teen romance, cinderella story, against the odds, mother son relationship, unlikely relationship, opposites attract, friendship, rich and poor, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Boys Over Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, sincere, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: high school, youth, teenage love, opposites attract, cinderella story, rich man poor woman, rich and poor, bullying, love and romance, friendship, teenage life, heir ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Cinderella and Four Knights (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: feel good, romantic, touching, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, rivalry, friendship, family problems, lifestyle, love triangle, love and romance, ambition, twists and turns, brother brother relationship, music, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Princess Hours (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, sweet, light, dorama ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: royal family, initially antagonists, fall in love, family relations, intrigue, youth, friendship, princess, society, family life, romance, lifestyle change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, seoul, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
You're Beautiful (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cross dressing, friendship, friends, fall in love, love and romance, gender bending, rising to stardom, music band, hidden identity, romance, celebrity, celebrity culture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Meteor Garden (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An ordinary girl is admitted to the most prestigious school in the country where she encounters F4, an exclusive group comprised of the four wealthiest and handsomest boys in the school - Dao Ming Si, Hua Ze Lei, Xi Men and Mei Zuo.
Style: sweet, romantic, light, sincere, affectionate ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, friendship, friends, romance, chinese, youth, university, love hate relationship, university student, love and romance, looking for love, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Personal Taste (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, romantic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: roommate, true love, opposites attract, naivete, betrayal, love and romance, fall in love, romance, overcoming, pretense, self esteem, architecture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Secret Garden (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: romantic, humorous, touching, semi serious, sweet ...
Plot: love triangle, body swapping, true love, destiny, love and romance, switching bodies, womanizer, social differences, rich man poor woman, memory loss, romance, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.3
 954
Cheer Up! (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Despite their harsh educational environment, the cheerleading club has to keep it together for the students' sakes, and their own.
Style: light, captivating, humorous, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rivalry, high school, confidence, friendship, love and romance, couple relations, korean, school, jealousy, dancing, boarding school, cheerleading ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 8.0
 7K
True Beauty (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Lim Ju-kyung is a high school student. Since she was little, she has had a complex about her appearance. To hide her bare face, Ju-kyung always wears make-up. Her excellent make-up skills make her pretty and she hides her bare face in front of ...
Style: dorama, touching, sincere, romantic, sentimental
Plot: bullying, teen romance, makeup artist, love, high school hunk, ugly duckling, love triangle, friendship, teenage life, fame, teenage love, social relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Good Morning Call (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: A high school girl finally gets her own apartment, but she has to share it with the most popular boy in school. No one can know they're living together.
Style: light, captivating, humorous, entertaining, dorama ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, school, high school, romance, love triangle, new neighbor, teen romance, love, romantic friendship, friends, girl next door, teenage life ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.4
 1K
School 2017 (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: A coming-of-age story about the lives of 18-year-old high school students who are valued according to their ranking in school. Despite their frustrations, they find out how to make their own way in this world that seems to be a stagnant cycle of ...
Style: romantic, buddy comedy, emotional, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, coming of age, romance, friends, teenage life, friendship, teenage girl, teenage boy, spoken inner thoughts, love affair, twists and turns, rivalry ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
To the Beautiful You (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 64 min.
TV show
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, sentimental, touching, twist ending
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gender disguise, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, friends, couples, love and romance, couple relations, romance, sport, love, cross dressing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 56K
After (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman falls for a guy with a dark secret and the two embark on a rocky relationship.
Style: sexy, romantic, emotional, light, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: love, opposites attract, teenager, teen romance, fall in love, college, teenage love, youth, teenage boy, high school hunk, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Strong Woman Do Bong Soon (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 67 min.
TV show
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: exciting, romantic, sweet, touching, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, friendship, fall in love, investigation, superhuman powers, couple relations, heroes, female bodyguard, hidden identity, crimes, police, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: romantic, feel good, fairy tale, modern fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick, date night
Plot: high school, teenager, romance, cinderella, cinderella story, teenage girl, youth, happy ending, teenage love, fall in love, teenage life, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.5
 45K
Awkward. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, light, realistic, sitcom, romantic ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
Plot: high school, teenage girl, popularity, teenage life, youth, shyness, loser, self esteem, classmate, friends, friendship, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.6
 2K
Encounter (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: What happens when an encounter between a man and woman who seem to have nothing in common develops into a complicated love story? Cha Soo Hyun is a woman and daughter of a politician who lives a life where she is unable to choose her own path. ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, thought provoking, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, date night, teens, teen drama
Plot: fall in love, romance, love and romance, love, opposites attract, stereotypes, couples, male female relationship, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, parents and children, family relations ...
Place: cuba, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 2K
Love Rain (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Love Rain is a 2012 South Korean television series directed by Yoon Seok-ho. It aired on KBS2 from March 26 to May 29, 2012 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 20 episodes. Set in the seventies and the present day, it tells a heartrending love ...
Style: entertaining, romantic, disturbing, sincere, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: first love, love at first sight, romance, in love, romantic relationship, love and romance, multiple storylines, fall in love, couple relations, love affair, opposites attract, class differences ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.7
 81K
One Tree Hill (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the fictional small town of Tree Hill, North Carolina, this teen-driven drama tells the story of two half brothers, who share a last name and nothing else. Brooding, blue-collar Lucas is a talented street-side basketball player, but his ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school life, high school, friendship, girlfriend, teenage life, couple relations, suburban life, teenage love, friends, family relations, youth, high school sweetheart ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mischievous Kiss: Love in Tokyo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: At a high school entrance ceremony, high school student Kotoko Aihara, who isn't that smart, notices pretty boy Naoki Irie. She falls in love with him immediately. Kotoko initially doesn't express her feelings to him, but finally has a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: arrogance, teenage love, first love, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, fall in love, teenage life, grownups, love triangle, coming of age, youth ...
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 7.6
 3K
Dream High (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Dream High is a South Korean television series broadcast by KBS in 2011. It features miss A's Suzy, Kim Soo-hyun, T-ara's Eunjung, IU and 2PM. The drama was popular among teenagers, and brought in viewership ratings in the 18 to 20 ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: teen drama
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, music industry, music, ambition, friendship, love triangle, musician's life, follow your dream, against the odds, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, realistic, emotional, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage pregnancy, teenager, high school, teenage life, high school hunk, family relations, teenage boy, parents and children, youth, step siblings, cheerleader, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, romantic, inspirational, sad, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, kids ...
Plot: romance, teenager, opposites attract, terminal illness, love story, cancer, love and romance, first love, true love, fall in love, teenage love, high school ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Flower Boy Ramen Shop (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: humorous, captivating, sincere, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: romance, love triangle, fall in love, store, social relations, friends, youth, student life, food, rivalry, high school, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Coffee Prince (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Han-gyeol is a smart young man who hates to be tied down to one career in his life. Abhorring the idea of joining the family business, he is ordered by his grandmother to manage a cafe. Unable to disobey his grandmother, he reluctantly takes over ...
Style: romantic, feel good, entertaining, captivating, inspirational ...
Plot: cross dressing, tomboy, gender disguise, friendship, coffee shop, love triangle, love and romance, class differences, sister sister relationship, mistaken for being gay, male female relationship, relationships ...
Place: seoul, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Waiting for the Sun (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Zeynep is a beautiful high school student who has a moderate and ordinary life with her mother Demet in a small city. Zeynep has been raised without knowing her father but she always think about him when she stays alone. She was told that her father ...
Style: romantic, emotional, captivating, talky, sincere
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: college life, teenage love, romance, couples, lifestyle change, mother daughter relationship, search for father, family problems, love affair, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, changing lives ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Adolescence Medley (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: A teen drama about high school students in a village high school. Jung Woo is a transfer student in Namil High School. After transferring schools 7 times, Jung Woo learns it is easiest not to make friends!
Style: dorama, sentimental, romantic, touching
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: school, friendship, romance, first love, true love, high school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, love and romance, couple relations, unrequited love, friendship between girls ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%