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: romantic, touching, emotional, realistic, sentimental, dramatic, disturbing, clever, serious, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, true love, young lovers, family feud, 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 serious, realistic, emotional and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, love, fall in love, couples, forbidden love and unfulfillment mostly in Romance, Drama and Musical genres. Some movies like Romeo & Juliet: Keith (2008), A Walk to Remember (2002), Three Steps Above Heaven (2010), Crazy/Beautiful (2001), Dear John (2010). 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: romantic, emotional, classic literature, sweet, colourful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, tragic love, family feud, young lovers, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, parents and children, fall in love, true love, love story, secret love ...
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, romantic, tense, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: forbidden love, tragic love, young lovers, family feud, gunfight, star crossed lovers, shakespeare, love and romance, romance, gun violence, power of love, true love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, opposites attract, teenage life, high school, first love, adolescence, youth, love affair, fall in love, teenagers, love and romance, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, opposites attract, true love, first love, teenage life, high school life, terminal illness, fall in love, coming of age, teen romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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, dramatic ...
Audience: date night, teens, teen drama, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, love and romance, first love, youth, young people, troublemaker, young lovers, couple relations, motorcycle race, couples, forbidden love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: emotional, touching, 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, step parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: love and romance, young lovers, true love, couple relations, love, love affair, couples, soldier, romance, lovers reunited, fall in love, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina, ireland
⇓ 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, love, teenage love, teenage life, love affair, couple relations, couples, desire, tragic love, father daughter relationship, house fire ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 17K
Midnight Sun (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Katie, a 17-year-old, has been sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.
Style: romantic, sincere, sentimental, sweet, touching
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: teen romance, teenage love, true love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, follow your dream, best friend, terminal illness, near death experience, star crossed lovers, father daughter relationship, life & death, tragic love ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 172K
The Vow (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Happy young married couple Paige and Leo are, well, happy. Then a car accident puts Paige into a life-threatening coma. Upon awakening she has lost the previous five years of memories, including those of her beloved Leo, her wedding, a confusing ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, true love, memory loss, love and romance, wooing, couple relations, marriage, amnesia, hopes, coma, power of love, newlyweds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 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, touching, emotional, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: true love, forbidden love, love and romance, family life, tragic love, murder mystery, life is a bitch, blackmailer, violent husband, everyday life, emotional blackmail, saving a life ...
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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: captivating, sentimental, touching, emotional, 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, self destructing, true love ...
Time: contemporary, 1900s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: india, europe, england, asia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, captivating, serious, emotional
Audience: date night
Plot: interracial relations, romance, couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, youth, tragic hero, true love, forbidden love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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, sentimental, touching, serious, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: polio, love, lawyer, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, unfulfilled love, terminal illness, disability, tragic love ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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, romantic, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, true love, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, love affair, road not taken, forbidden love, small town, unfulfillment, young lovers, destiny, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 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, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, true love, love story, young lovers, love affair, love triangle, power of love, lovers reunited, social differences, fall in love, romance, loss of loved one ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 90s, 1940s, 1990s
Place: south carolina, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, couples, middle age romance, true love, midlife crisis, love story, reconciliation, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 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, serious, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: revenge, vengeance, forbidden love, political unrest, romance, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, love and romance, love, politics, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: scotland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 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: serious, emotional, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, parents and children, romance, love and romance, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, love triangle, diary, arranged marriage, youth, blind character, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 60s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, unfulfilled love, fall in love, unfulfillment, siblings relations, love and romance, love triangle, infidelity, master and servant, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1920s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: stylized, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, music, dancer's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, couples, tragic love, forbidden love, true love, ballet, tragedy ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, society, against the odds, youth, unfulfilled love, romance, fall in love, unfulfillment, parents and children, love and romance, forbidden love, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico, mexico city
⇓ 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: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: true love, destiny, childhood sweetheart, love and romance, hopes, power of love, childhood love, love triangle, childhood memory, life philosophy, life & death, life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: realistic, stylized, serious, sentimental
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: tragic love, social differences, lovers reunited, young lovers, youth, opposites attract, infidelity, love triangle, vengeance, forbidden love, orphan, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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 ⇓
29%
 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, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, hopes, unfulfillment, rich man poor woman ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: campus, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, lifestyle change, character change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 31K
Now Is Good (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl dying of leukemia compiles a list of things she'd like to do before passing away. Topping the list is her desire to lose her virginity.
Style: emotional, sad, touching, heartbreaking, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama, chick flick
Plot: terminal illness, fighting illness, love and romance, dying, last wish, first sex, teenage love, virginity, teenager, youth, cancer, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: touching, gloomy, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, couples, couple relations, siblings relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, romance, unfulfilled love, terminal illness, family relations, death ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s
Place: sicily, italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.8
 942K
Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 194 min.
Story: 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, emotional, captivating, based on true events ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, love, love and romance, ship, love story, romance, drowning, opposites attract, tragic love, iceberg, survival, sea disaster ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, 1990s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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