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Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (2000)
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Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (2000)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The continuing adventures of Anne Shirley in New York and in France during World War I.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: espionage, world war one, true love, family relations, battles, missing person, rich and poor, love and romance, rise to the top, writer's life, romance, couple relations, couples, teachers and students, parents and children, grownups, strong female presence, dancing, strong female character, wedding, island, medical, soldier, train, hospital ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1915, year 1918, year 1919
Place: canada, new york, france, usa, europe, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and stylized films and TV series with plots about love and romance, couples, romance, family relations, couple relations, society and parents and children mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story: Anne of Green Gables (1985), Anne of Avonlea (1987), Parade's End (2012), Birdsong (2012), The Cinder Path (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Anne of Green Gables (1985)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, West Germany, USA
Duration: 199 min.
Story: At the turn of the century on Prince Edward Island, Matthew Cuthbert and his sister Marilla decide to take on an orphan boy as help for their farm. But they get an unexpected jolt when they're mistakenly sent a girl instead: Anne Shirley. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, witty, emotional, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: orphan, teaching the ways of the world, adoption, best friends, countryside, foster home, love and romance, teenage love, young heroes, island, coming of age, family life ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, 18th century
Place: canada
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Anne of Avonlea (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 230 min.
Story: Anne Shirley, now a schoolteacher, has begun writing stories and collecting rejection slips. She makes the acquaintance of a handsome, rich, bachelor, chases a cow, and wins (to her chagrin) a baking soda company's writing contest. She acts as ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, orphan, family relations, teachers and students, school, period piece, bittersweet, family, coming of age, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: canada, chicago illinois, usa, boston, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Parade's End (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: In the years before the First World War, three Britons are drawn into fraught and ultimately tragic relations: Anglican Christopher Tietjens, second son of the lord of the manor of Groby, Yorkshire, who is a disconsolate, Tory statistician in ...
Style: serious, realistic, clever, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, high society, love triangle, loveless marriage, crumbling marriage, couple relations, romance, lovers, love and romance, marriage, conservative, countryside ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Birdsong (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: As an English soldier fights in the horrific trenches of northern France, he is haunted by the memories of his forbidden love affair with a French woman.
Style: emotional, realistic, stylized, epic, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, soldier, trench warfare, love affair, romance, lovers, lovers apart, military, war, army, battles, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Cinder Path (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Tale of a farmer's son who gets involved with two sisters, then goes to fight in the trenches in WW1.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: world war one, romance, wartime life, hopes, love and romance, love triangle, war, witnessing a crime, love affair, siblings relations, crimes, farm ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england
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32%
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Scarlett (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Austria
Duration: 360 min.
Story: The greatest love story ever told began with Gone with the Wind and continues in this sweeping epic sequel, as Scarlett, Rhett and a host of unforgettable characters go from tragedy to triumph in an action-packed saga of international scope
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, parents and children, couple relations, couples, family relations, society, infidelity, fall in love, civil war, star crossed lovers, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: europe, ireland, london, england, georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Anzac Girls (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The unique, and rarely told true stories of Australian and New Zealand nurses serving at Gallipoli and the Western Front during the First World War.
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, stylized, serious ...
Plot: world war one, human spirit, war, love and romance, tragic love, military, battles, wartime life, hopes, fall in love, nurse, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: australia, greece, france, egypt, new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Cedar Cove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Judge Olivia Lockhart is considered the community's guiding light in the picturesque, coastal town of Cedar Cove, Washington. But like everyone else, Olivia fights the uphill battle of balancing career with family and finding love, all the ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: small town, relationship vs career, looking for love, family relations, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, rivalry, loss of son, legal, courtroom, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., seattle, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Good morning Babilonia (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After the bankruptcy of their father's stonemasonry firm, brothers Nicola and Andrea emigrate to America to restore their fortunes. After many adventures and near-disasters, they end up in Hollywood designing sets for D.W.Griffith and marry ...
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: world war one, hollywood, misfit, fall in love, unfulfillment, siblings relations, couple relations, immigrants, rich and poor, human nature, society, showbiz ...
Time: 1910s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Our World War (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Story: During the First World War, British troops face the horrors of the Battle of Mons in 1914, internal strife in 1916 and innovative tank warfare in 1918.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, realistic, serious, stylized
Plot: battles, world war one, war, soldier, military, battle zone, battle, british
Time: 1910s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Passing Bells (2014)
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Style: realistic, epic, captivating, serious, psychological ...
Plot: world war one, wartime life, soldier, military, battlefield, battles, life is a bitch, hopes, danger, friendship, youth, battle zone ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Army Wives (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family life, military base, family relations, military life, couples, couple relations, best friends, marital problem, infidelity, love and romance, soldier, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Till We Meet Again (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Judith Krantz's Till We Meet Again was a 1989 TV mini-series based on the Judith Krantz novel, Till We Meet Again. Its stars included Mia Sara, Bruce Boxleitner, Hugh Grant and Courteney Cox.
Style: emotional, serious, clever, talky, realistic
Plot: world war two, world war one, celebrity culture, wartime life, love and romance, parents and children, military, soldier, romance, battle zone, couples, lovers reunited ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
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The Brown Girls (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 480 min.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, saga, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Forsyte Saga (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 50 min.
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Style: stylized, captivating, saga, touching, serious ...
Plot: rich and poor, love and romance, love affair, unfulfilled love, parents and children, unfulfillment, couple relations, siblings relations, romance, dysfunctional family, family relations, power relations ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Crimson Field (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In a tented field hospital on the coast of France, a team of doctors, nurses and women volunteers work together to heal the bodies and souls of men wounded in the trenches.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, melancholic, suspenseful ...
Plot: nurse, wartime life, military hospital, friendship, army, world war one, lifesaver, love triangle, nursing, french, german, doctors and patients ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, society, love affair, wealthy family, rich and poor, forbidden love, dysfunctional family, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 1920s, 20th century, 20s ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Closing the Ring (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, touching, realistic
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Time: 90s
Place: europe, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Once and Again (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: sincere, realistic, light, feel good, contemplative ...
Audience: family outing, date night
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Vanity Fair (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: This faithful BBC adaptation once again brings William Makepeace Thackeray's classic satirical novel to the screen. Becky Sharp (Natasha Little) is a beautiful, clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost. The ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, sincere, witty ...
Plot: orphan, satire, manipulation, social differences, high society, couples, dishonesty, strong female presence, ambition, society, blind ambition, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Camomile Lawn (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 258 min.
Story: Presents the lives and loves of a family of cousins from 1939 to the present. Follows very closely the Mary Wesley novel. Begins with a funeral and uses the reminiscences of those gathered to fill in details in the lives of Richard and Helena and ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, family gatherings, world war two, eccentric family, parents and children, love and romance, wartime life, golden years, siblings relations, couple relations, life is a bitch, homecoming ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1939
Place: england, europe, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Flambards (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 780 min.
Story: In the early 1900s in England, young Christina is orphaned and goes to live with her Uncle Russell, who owns the country estate of Flambards, and has two sons. Mark, the elder, is a wastrel, a roue and, like his father, loves to hunt. The younger ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: world war one, parents and children, love and romance, couple relations, siblings relations, countryside, family relations, estate, uneducated, fall in love, manners, society ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Eleanor and Franklin (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 203 min.
Story: The story of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, from early youth to his election as President of the United States, as told from Eleanor's point of view.
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, serious, based on true events ...
Plot: politics, family relations, democrat, romance, state affairs, forbidden love, strong female presence, couples, head of state, parents and children, couple relations, polio ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, 1930s, 20th century ...
Place: boston, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Jane Eyre (1983)
Genre: Drama, 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, realistic, stylized, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, orphan, rich and poor, estate, fall in love, couple relations, dark hero, society, governess, social differences, attic, blind character ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.7
 897
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: serious, witty, realistic
Plot: rich and poor, love and romance, wooing, estate, love triangle, family relations, couples, romance, romantic rivalry, cousin cousin relationship, sister sister relationship, adultery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Wingless Bird (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: On the eve of World War I, Agnes Conway manages both the business and the problems of her troubled family. She finds the strength to break class barriers and help her sister Jessie marry a good boy from a family of dockside toughs. Is she strong ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: rich and poor, world war one, love affair, master and servant, romance, love and romance, working class, family relations, power relations, love triangle, betrayal, social differences ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
A Woman of Substance (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 490 min.
Story: A Woman of Substance charts the life of Emma Harte, from kitchen maid at the beginning of the 20th Century, to respected business woman and Grandmother in the 1980's. From humble beginnings Emma Harte starts her business with a small shop, but ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, stylized, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: working class, family relations, world war one, pregnancy, store, ambition, female protagonist, inheritance, master and servant, vengeance, family problems, couples ...
Time: 1930s, 1900s, 1920s, 1910s, 20s ...
Place: england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Way We Live Now (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
Story: The Way We Live Now is a 2001 four-part television adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel The Way We Live Now. The serial was first broadcast on the BBC and was directed by David Yates, written by Andrew Davies and produced by Nigel ...
Style: serious, realistic, biting, witty, captivating ...
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Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1800s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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X Company (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: An emotionally-driven character drama, set in the thrilling and dangerous world of WWII espionage and covert operations. It follows the stories of five highly skilled young recruits - Canadian, American and British - torn from their ordinary lives ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: espionage, war, working undercover, secret agents, heroic mission, undercover, danger, world war two, rivalry, friendship, heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%