Movies like Romeo & Juliet

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Romeo & Juliet (2013)
 5.8
 10K
Romeo & Juliet (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 113 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 instantly smitten but dismayed to learn that their families are enemies. Romeo and Juliet figure out a way to pursue their romance, but Romeo is banished for his part in the slaying of Juliet's cousin, Tybalt.
Style: touching, emotional, romantic, realistic, sentimental, dramatic, disturbing, clever, serious, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, young lovers, family feud, true love, star crossed lovers, tragic love, love and romance, shakespeare, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, family relations, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, teenage life, youth, fall in love, couples, unfulfilled love, faked death, poisoning, longing, unfulfillment, romance, teenager, teenage girl
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: italy, europe

Most similar movies to Romeo & Juliet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, fall in love, forbidden love, couples, love and unfulfillment mostly in Romance, Drama and Musical genres. Some movies like Romeo & Juliet: A Walk to Remember (2002), Keith (2008), Crazy/Beautiful (2001), Endless Love (2014), Endless Love (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Romeo and Juliet (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Director Franco Zeffirelli's beloved version of one of the most well-known love stories in the English language. Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families. Driven by their passion, the young ...
Style: emotional, romantic, classic literature, sweet, colourful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, tragic love, family feud, young lovers, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, fall in love, true love, parents and children, secret love, love affair ...
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, europe, new york, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 193K
Romeo + Juliet (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In director Baz Luhrmann's contemporary take on William Shakespeare's classic tragedy, the Montagues and Capulets have moved their ongoing feud to the sweltering suburb of Verona Beach, where Romeo and Juliet fall in love and secretly wed. ...
Style: stylized, tense, suspense, romantic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: forbidden love, tragic love, young lovers, family feud, gunfight, star crossed lovers, shakespeare, family disapproval, love and romance, romance, gun violence, true love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: sentimental, touching, romantic, sincere, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, date night, teen drama, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, love and romance, true love, first love, high school life, teenage life, coming of age, romance, terminal illness, fall in love, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.5
 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, high school, adolescence, first love, youth, love and romance, love affair, fall in love, romance, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Crazy/Beautiful (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: At Pacific Palisades High, a poor Latino falls hard for a troubled girl from the affluent neighborhood.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sentimental, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: high school, culture clash, young lovers, forbidden love, unhappiness, romance, opposites attract, teenage life, fall in love, coming of age, parent child relationship, family disapproval ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 37K
Endless Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A privileged girl and a charismatic boy's instant desire sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.
Style: touching, emotional, sexual, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: forbidden love, love and romance, teenage love, teenage life, love, love affair, couple relations, tragic love, desire, father daughter relationship, house fire, lust ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Romeo and Juliet (2014)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad take on the title characters in a modern adaptation of the timeless classic, Romeo and Juliet. This Broadway stage production is being broadcast in movie theaters.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, unfulfillment, family relations, interracial relations, romance, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, couples, youth, forbidden love, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.8
 6K
Endless Love (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Two young kids fall in love with each other. But the passion is too consuming for the parents of Jade. The parents try to stop them from seeing each other. But when this doesn't work, David burns down the house and is sent away. This ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: forbidden love, obsession, coming of age, young lovers, mental illness, romance, love and romance, parents and children, unfulfilled love, family relations, couple relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 34K
Devdas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Devdas is sent away by his father so he can improve himself but upon his return his father still doesn’t welcome him back. Devdas and Paro are in love but Paro is a lower caste and is set to be married to an older widower. Devdas is devastated ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, love triangle, unfulfillment, forbidden love, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, destiny, fall in love, losing-it hero, true love, self destructing ...
Time: contemporary, 1900s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: india, europe, asia, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 211
The Affair (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A crippled lady songwriter meets an older lawyer, who becomes her first love.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: polio, love, lawyer, love affair, couple relations, romance, unfulfilled love, family relations, life is a bitch, couples, fall in love, young lovers ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.9
 468K
The Notebook (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An epic love story centered around an older man who reads aloud to a woman with Alzheimer's. From a faded notebook, the old man's words bring to life the story about a couple who is separated by World War II, and is then passionately ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, romantic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, true love, young lovers, love affair, love story, romance, power of love, love triangle, lovers reunited, social differences, fall in love, loss of loved one ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 1940s
Place: south carolina, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 6K
Endless Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two separate worlds lie on two sides of the road in a seaside town. Both too close and way too far from each other. What happens when two young people from these worlds fall in love? Kemal is one of the three children of a moderate family that ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, touching, disturbing, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: true love, love and romance, forbidden love, family life, tragic love, life is a bitch, blackmailer, murder investigation, murder mystery, violent husband, everyday life, emotional blackmail ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 2K
Lorna Doone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The year is 1675. England is threatened by religious and political rivalries. King Charles II's Catholic brother, James, is next in line for the throne, but many Protestants put their faith in Charles' illegitimate son, The Duke of ...
Style: realistic, emotional, stylized, serious, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: revenge, forbidden love, romance, uninhibited rivalry, love and romance, state affairs, political unrest, vengeance, love, politics, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: scotland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 59K
The Best of Me (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown.
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: true love, love and romance, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, small town, love affair, road not taken, forbidden love, unfulfillment, young lovers, destiny, twists & turns ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
Nights in Rodanthe (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two unhappy people's lives become entwined when they have a life changing romance. Adrienne is a woman who's trying to decide whether to stay in her unhappy marriage or not. Her life changes when Paul, a doctor who is traveling to ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, romance, infidelity, marriage crisis, middle age romance, true love, midlife crisis, love story, reconciliation, love, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Wuthering Heights (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A poor boy of unknown origins is rescued from poverty and taken in by the Earnshaw family where he develops an intense relationship with his young foster sister, Cathy. Based on the classic novel by Emily Bronte.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, emotional, serious, gloomy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: tragic love, orphan, adoption, countryside, obsession, true love, siblings relations, family relations, step siblings, rich and poor, society, social differences ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Three Steps Above Heaven (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Story of two young people who belong to different worlds. It is the chronicle of a love improbable, almost impossible but inevitable dragging in a frantic journey they discover the first great love. Babi (Maria Valverde) is a girl from upper-middle ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, first love, opposites attract, young people, youth, troublemaker, young lovers, couple relations, forbidden love, motorcycle race, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 7K
The Classic (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Shy Ji-hae's friend is having problems expressing her feelings to the boy she loves, so she asks Ji-hae to write e-mails to him in her name. As the boy falls in love with her letters, Ji-hae discovers the story of her mother's romance ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: parents and children, unfulfilled love, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, countryside, forbidden love, diary, youth, arranged marriage, family relations, blind character ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 60s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 127K
Dear John (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sergeant John Tyree is home on a 2 week leave from Germany. He meets Savannah after he dives into the ocean to retrieve Savannah's purse that had fallen off the pier. John falls in love with Savannah who is a student on spring break helping ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: young lovers, love and romance, couple relations, true love, love affair, love, couples, soldier, romance, lovers reunited, breakup, romantic rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Loving Hurts You (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Renata is a young high-class girl and Ulises is a poor guy. They both fall in love, but they must fight against everyone, specially Renata's rich parents, who want to stop their love by sending her to Canada. The story remarks the difference ...
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: teenage love, parents and children, love and romance, family problems, fall in love, youth, society, young lovers, against the odds, social differences, forbidden love, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Wuthering Heights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A musical version of the classic story set in the modern day.
Style: sentimental, serious, stylized, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: orphan, couples, teenage life, love affair, fall in love, youth, opposites attract, vengeance, love triangle, infidelity, young lovers, lovers reunited ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Wuthering Heights (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Earnshaws are Yorkshire farmers during the early 19th Century. One day, Mr. Earnshaw returns from a trip to the city, bringing with him a ragged little boy called Heathcliff. Earnshaw's son, Hindley, resents the child, but Heathcliff ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, sentimental, touching, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, orphan, vengeance, family relations, unfulfillment, social differences, society, tragic love, love triangle, infidelity, love and romance, siblings relations ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1920s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Romeo and Juliet (1966)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Classic ballet by Kenneth MacMillan to the music of Prokofiev.
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, emotional, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, forbidden love, true love, music, dancer's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, romance, tragic love, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, male female relationship ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 445
Liar's Moon (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Matt Dillion In East Texas, the summer after high school, Jack falls in love with Ginny, the daughter of the town's banker (Jack's mom's high school sweetheart). Ginny's been at boarding school; she's headed for Vassar. ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, teenage love, teenage life, couples, small town life, young lovers, social differences, society, coming of age, fall in love, single parent, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 3K
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, stylized, captivating, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, couples, couple relations, family relations, romance, society, fall in love, infidelity, civil war, star crossed lovers, tragic love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: europe, ireland, london, england, georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
 27K
Love Story (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Harvard Law student Oliver Barrett IV and music student Jennifer Cavilleri share a chemistry they cannot deny - and a love they cannot ignore. Despite their opposite backgrounds, the young couple put their hearts on the line for each other. When ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: young lovers, tragic love, class differences, romance, college, terminal illness, hopes, unfulfillment, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, rich man poor woman ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: campus, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 418
The Voyage (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Adriana De Mauro loves Cesar Braggi, but Cesar, honoring his father's dying wish, allows his brother, Antonio, to marry Adriana. As fate wills, Antonio dies in an automobile accident. Adriana's mourning for Antonio ends when Cesar steps in ...
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, family relations, love and romance, unfulfilled love, siblings relations, unfulfillment, couple relations, romance, life is a bitch, terminal illness, couples, gondola ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Private Romeo (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Romeo and Juliet has never been more provocative than in this contemporary all-boy staging. Writer/director Alan Brown transfers the setting from fair Verona to a high school military campus where a small group of boys from rival schools act out the ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, kiss, cadet, gym, uniform, military, rivalry, true love, forbidden love, tragic love, young lovers, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 451
2 Young (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young boy from a working-class family and a bored young girl from a rich family are falling in love. Soon, she's pregnant and the teenagers have to escape from their disapproving parents.
Style: touching, sentimental, sexual, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, pregnancy, lifestyle, social differences, society, young lovers, love affair, couples, fall in love, coming of age, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Love Loves Coincidences (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Year 1977, a September morning in Ankara... Yilmaz tries to rush his pregnant wife Neriman to the hospital and he crashes into Omer's car. The causes Omer's pregnant wife Inci, who was in the back seat, to have a pre-term labor. The babies ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: true love, destiny, childhood sweetheart, hopes, love and romance, power of love, childhood love, love triangle, childhood memory, life philosophy, life & death, life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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