Movies like Romeo & Juliet 2017

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Romeo & Juliet (2017)
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Romeo & Juliet (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Romeo, a hopeless romantic with emotionally-fueled impulsiveness, meets Juliet, an abused and desperate girl looking for anyway to escape. Together, destined for tragedy.
Plot: love, teenager, shakespeare, young adult

Most similar movies to Romeo & Juliet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sentimental, touching, serious and romantic films with plots about love, teenager, male female relationship, friendship, family relations, father daughter relationship and mother daughter relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Romeo & Juliet: Dark Victory (1976), King Lear (2017), Ice House (1989), Too Saved (2007), Cheerleader (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Romeo & Juliet (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's play, presented originally on television for schools in the UK.
Plot: male female relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, family relations, father daughter relationship, love, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, mother son relationship, shakespeare
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
What the Flowers Have Brought Us (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Edgard and Valentina have just broke up. She feels unsure about her own future. And he's still in love with her. Now, Edgard has a plan. Old stories are about to come back. But Valentina doesn't feel ready for it.
Plot: young adult, friendship, kiss, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, entertainment, drinking, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.8
 192
Dark Victory (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A TV producer with a terminal illness is given the strength to keep going by her love for her doctor.
Plot: terminal illness, doctor, doctor patient relationship, friendship between women, marriage, dying young, anger, love, producer, female friendship, brain tumor
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.7
 385
Romeo & Juliet (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-cross'd lovers take ...
Plot: male female relationship, mother daughter relationship, love, father daughter relationship, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, father son relationship, tragedy, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 8.3
 22
King Lear (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 233 min.
Story: King Lear is an in-depth study of love, power and death. Through this film Shakespeare is saying, "Don't blame the gods or the heaven's for the horrors committed on earth. No. Blame hellish inhumanity on those who inhabit the ...
Plot: shakespeare, tragedy
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.9
 52
Ice House (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pake has left a good paying job working in the oil fields of Texas in order to give the music business a try. Eventually he finds himself alone and with no money in a hotel room in Los Angeles. He sets up a meeting with his old girlfriend Kay. When ...
Plot: oil field, bum, flashback, singer, love, hotel room, nightmare, monologue, male female relationship, marriage proposal, love triangle, wife and husband lead actors ...
Place: texas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.4
 50
Too Saved (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Lisa is a young, Christian woman. Bobby, her boyfriend, however, is a street hoodlum. Lisa prays constantly that Bobby will accept God in his life. She soon gets what she wants, but discovers that Bobby's conversion means that she has to get ...
Plot: church, couples, addiction, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.8
 56
Cheerleader (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Cheerleader dives into the mind of a teenager as she tries desperately to win her boyfriend back.
Plot: revenge, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, swimming, break up, telephone call, kiss, cigarette smoking, friendship, diner, breakup, young adult ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
What's New About Love? (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Six friends gather every evening in a basement to make music. But during the day, regarding the things of life, there are no tests. Every experience leaves its mark.
Plot: love, impossible love, homosexual, guitar
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.7
 50
Othello (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's play.
Plot: false accusation, triumph, tragedy, deception, shakespeare's othello, male female relationship, royalty, jealousy, espionage, murder, courage, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Barbarian Light (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: THE WAKE OF LIGHT is a romantic drama about a young woman grappling between a deep-felt responsibility in caring for her ailing father and her newfound love for a young man passing through her small town on the way to see the one place his father ...
Plot: love, faith, fear, nature, hopes
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Orpheus Descending (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Val Xavier is a drifter in 1940's Mississippi who brings new life to an Italian immigrant woman trapped in a loveless marriage.
Plot: drifter, infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, passion, male female relationship, age difference, adultery, death, italian immigrant, small town, lust, sex ...
Time: 1940s
Place: mississippi, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Tomorrow Man (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ed Hemsler spends his life preparing for a disaster that may never come. Ronnie Meisner spends her life shopping for things she may never use. In a small town somewhere in America, these two people will try to find love while trying not to get lost ...
Plot: loss of child, love, thanksgiving dinner, calling parent by first name, widow, father son relationship, survivalist
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Being Charlie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Charlie is a troublesome 18-year-old who breaks out of a youth drug treatment clinic, but when he returns home to Los Angeles, he's given an intervention by his parents and forced to go to an adult rehab. There, he meets a beautiful but ...
Style: melancholic, touching, sincere, exciting, sentimental ...
Plot: drug use, drug addiction, drug addict, father son relationship, love, teenager, friendship, politics, drug rehab, society, family relations, love and romance ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 512
Honeyglue (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After learning she only has three months to live, Morgan flips her conservative protected life upside down. That is where she meets Jordan, a purse snatching cross dresser artist, who takes her on adventure of a lifetime.
Plot: crossdressing, cancer, love, gender, death, gender identity, husband wife relationship, bisexual, cross dressing, husband and wife, rooftop, honeymoon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 238
Chloé (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a violent dispute with her mother, sixteen-years old Chloé ends up in the streets with nowhere to go. Then she finds Jean-Michel, a charming young man who will lead her to prostitution.
Plot: love, prostitution, teenage prostitute, teenage girl, mother daughter estrangement, prostitute, white panties, female protagonist, teenager, woman in underwear, strip poker, pimp ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.0
 109
Cruel Game (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The con is on when a gorgeous LA playboy tries to juggle four beautiful women and gets more than he bargained for. When a million bucks goes missing from the Yakuza, Japan's notorious mafia, the chase is on for the culprit. But in this tale of ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: rejection, gift, love, woman on top, bartender, gun, loyalty, bikini, money, seductive behavior, sexual tension, beach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Everything, Everything (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, sentimental
Plot: teen romance, love, interracial love, teenage love, teenage girl, teenage boy, illness, neighbor, isolation, bedroom, first kiss, disease ...
Place: hawaii, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.4
 23
The Lessee (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a series of life events, a group of young adults expressed their love, desires, and secrets in ways they didn't imagine they could.
Style: multicultural
Plot: infidelity, guilt, love, marriage, trust, intimacy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 11K
Romeo & Juliet (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In Verona, bad blood between the Montague and Capulet families leads to much bitterness. Despite the hostility, Romeo Montague manages an invitation to a masked ball at the estate of the Capulets and meets Juliet, their daughter. The two are ...
Style: romantic, dramatic, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: forbidden love, young lovers, star crossed lovers, true love, family feud, tragic love, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, family relations, love and romance, shakespeare ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Don't Let Me Drown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a post-September 11th world overflowing with fear and hate, two Latino teens discover that sometimes the only thing that can keep them from drowning is love.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, immigrants, romance, parents and children, family relations, youth, society, teenager, post september 11 2001, love, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.9
 2K
Fanny (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Almost 19-year-old Marius feels himself in a rut in Marseille, his life planned for him by his cafe'-owning father, and he longs for the sea. The night before he is to leave on a 5-year voyage, Fanny, a girl he grew up with, reveals that she is ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, feel good, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: journey, love, voyage, couples, ocean or sea, young lovers, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, fall in love, moral dilemma, relationship vs career ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: marseille, europe, belgium, france, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
One Hundred Lei (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Arguing with his parents, Petre, a teenager, moves at his bigger brother, Andrei, a successful actor.
Plot: rebellious, half brother, betrayal, irrational behavior, actor, confusion, teenager, suicide, naivete, hate, love, indifference ...
Time: 70s
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Bleeding Hearts (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ill-fated, tender romance between an adult, male, white tutor (Mark Evan Jacobs) and his 17-year-old, African-American, female student (Karen Kirkland).
Style: tragic ending
Plot: abortion, intelligence, resistance, interracial romance, teacher, teenage girl, racist, male teacher female student affair, 17 year old, male female relationship, forbidden love, political commentary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hijabers in Love (2014)
Genre: Romance
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Annisa, 15 year old girl who is always cheerful, open and stylish tomboy. Entered a period of initially attended Tunas Bangsa High school, she acquainted with Jelita, a nice girl with hijab and eventually became her best friend.
Plot: love, high school, friendship, jealousy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Hired Heart (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small-town, country doctor has been a widow for two years but is still in love with her dead husband, Michael. Despite the best efforts of her father in law to marry her off to the local eligible bachelors, she still remains so. The week-long ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, composer, small town, love, doctor, escort, bull, widow
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Love & Distrust (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This collection of five short films artfully portrays desire's ability to both empower and destroy those who encounter it. In "The Summer House," sultry teen Jane (Talulah Riley) is courted by a former beau, Richard (Robert ...
Style: anthology
Plot: twenty something, vignette, mistrust, obsession, trust, love, seduction
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
All the Bright Places (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The story of Violet Markey and Theodore Finch, who meet and change each other’s lives forever. As they struggle with the emotional and physical scars of their past, they come together, discovering that even the smallest places and moments can mean ...
Style: uplifting, sweet, sentimental, touching, romantic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: teenager, interracial romance, love affair, destiny, love and romance, couple relations, hopes, friendship, reunion, couples, fall in love, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 995
Cruise (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 1980s, a young Italian-American from the wrong side of the tracks falls for a Jewish girl from Long Island.
Style: touching, disturbing, sentimental, sexy
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, macho man, lifestyle, romance, thief, lust, young girl, gain trust, entertainment, wooing ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 403
The Good Hope (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Young Barend is worried about the safety of the sailing vessel he is on. The owner is an unscrupulous and stingy man who skimps on repairs and Barend becomes aware of this. Inevitably there is drama and tragedy. The film is set in an early 20th ...
Plot: death of son, fishing village, loss of son, sea, storm, drowning, love, death of husband, fishing, male female relationship, ship, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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