Movies and TV shows like Hollyoaks

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Hollyoaks (1995)
 4.7
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Hollyoaks (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The daily soap that follows the loves, lives and misdemeanours of a group of people living in the Chester village of Hollyoaks where anything could, and frequently does, happen...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, emotional
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage boy, teenage love, teenage girl, teenage life, youth, love and romance, family problems, college life, college, family relations, couple relations, student life, family life, adolescence vs adulthood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fall in love, society, couples, working class, twentysomething life, social relations, drunkenness, pub, teenage sex, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Hollyoaks

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and sentimental films and TV series with plots about family relations, love and romance, couples, friendship, youth, teenager and parents and children mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Hollyoaks: Home and Away (1988), Shame (2015), Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990), 14+ (2015), Dawson's Creek (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Home and Away (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Home and Away is set in the fictional town of Summer Bay, a coastal town in New South Wales, and follows the personal and professional lives of the people living in the area. The show initially focused on the Fletcher family, Pippa and Tom Fletcher ...
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, beach, romance, love and romance, love affair, parents and children, youth, high school life, lifestyle, dysfunctional family, teenage love, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 90s ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 8.7
 24K
Shame (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a young teenager group, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life. Which of the members represented changes per season.
Style: sweet, emotional, realistic, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: friendship, teenage protagonist, teenage sexuality, teenage boy, lgbt, teenage sex, teenage girl, gay teenager, gay relationship, teenager, friendship between girls, high school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Beverly Hills, 90210 followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in the upscale, star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California and attending the fictitious West Beverly Hills High School and, subsequently, the fictitious California ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, romantic, uplifting
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, friendship, rich kid, youth, love and romance, lifestyle, first sex, social relations, up and down relationship, college life, high school ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, campus, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.0
 1K
14+ (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alex glides his mouse tenderly over online images of Vika. He has been smitten ever since he saw her with her friends and cannot get her out of his head. Now he has found Vika’s profile online and has learned a lot about her. Vika has no idea ...
Style: touching, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, youth, fall in love, society, love and romance, first love, unfulfillment, juvenile delinquency, suburbs, fire, subway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 6.6
 32K
Dawson's Creek (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dawson's Creek is an American teen drama television series created by Kevin Williamson which debuted on January 20, 1998, on The WB and was produced by Sony Pictures Television. Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, at EUE/Screen Gems studios ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: love triangle, friendship, small town, coming of age, teenage life, couples, romance, couple relations, self discovery, high school life, lifestyle, introspection ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.8
 3K
Emmerdale (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The lives of several families in the Yorkshire Dales revolve around a farm and the nearby village. With murders, affairs, lies, deceit, laughter and tears, it's all there in the village.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, melancholic
Plot: village, farm, family relations, social relations, family problems, family, pub, honest, parents and children, dialogue, friendship, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 80s, contemporary, 70s, 21st century ...
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.4
 4K
Neighbours (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Neighbours is an Australian television soap opera. It was first broadcast on the Seven Network on 18 March 1985. It was created by TV executive Reg Watson, who proposed the idea of making a show that focused on realistic stories and portrayed adults ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: friendship, cafe, infidelity, loss of daughter, family problems, couples, family feud, suburbs, unwanted pregnancy, suburban life, love and romance, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Waterloo Road (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Waterloo Road is a UK television drama series the first broadcast was in the United Kingdom on BBC One on 9 March 2006. Originally set in a troubled comprehensive school in Rochdale, England, the location of the show was moved to the former Greenock ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, gloomy
Plot: high school, uneducated, love and romance, workplace intrigue, death wish, social differences, society, high school life, nervous breakdown, abortion, teenage love, loss of loved one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, manchester, northern england, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 6.7
 10K
Felicity (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Felicity Porter decides to follow her long time crush to college in New York City.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, talky, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: college, love and romance, love triangle, adulthood, college life, coming of age, looking for love, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, lifestyle, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
One Life to Live (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: One Life to Live is an American soap opera broadcast on television for more than 43 years on the ABC network, from July 15, 1968, to January 13, 2012, and on the internet as a web series on Hulu and iTunes via The Online Network since April 29, ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere, exciting
Plot: love and romance, parents and children, couple relations, friendship, family life, family problems, family feud, family relations, infidelity, borderline personality disorder, abortion, family in crisis ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 70s, 90s, 80s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
South of Nowhere (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Story: South of Nowhere is an American teen drama television series created by Thomas W. Lynch. Aimed primarily at teenagers, it first aired on November 4, 2005 and was one of six original series on The N. The second half of the third and final season ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, humorous, sincere
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, coming out, lesbian relationship, reconciliation, homosexual, sexuality, high school, teenage life, gays and lesbians, couples, sexual identity, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.2
 445
Fit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Takes a look at gay and straight love among the new millennials. Everything from secret crushes to homophobic attitudes are revealed by the rambunctious students taking Drama and Dance from Loris. None of the teens are what they seem at first ...
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, teachers and students, high school, teenage love, coming of age, teenage life, power relations, youth, gender, teen angst, friendship between boys, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Degrassi High (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Degrassi Junior High is a Canadian CBC Television teen drama series that was produced from 1987-1989 as part of the Degrassi series. The show followed the lives of a group of students attending the titular fictional school. Many episodes tackled ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, coming of age, friendship, teenager, looking for love, high school life, youth, juvenile delinquency, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, love and romance, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.3
 953
The Street (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Street is a British television drama series created by Jimmy McGovern and produced by Granada Television for the BBC. The series follows the lives of various residents of an unnamed street in Manchester and features an all-star cast including ...
Style: realistic, sincere, emotional, serious, gloomy
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: family life, couple relations, neighbor, crumbling marriage, family problems, social relations, dull life, small town, friendship, anthology, neighborhood, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
A Village Affair (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Joanna Trollope Recently returned to England from New York City, vivacious heiress Clodagh Unwin befriends a couple new to her village. The husband is entranced by the young aristocrat, but Clodagh has eyes for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: village life, infidelity, romance, family life, family relations, dishonesty, family problems, society, love and romance, love affair, couple relations, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The life of a group of adolescents going through the trials and tribulations of teendom at Degrassi Community School.
Style: serious, sincere, gloomy, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, bully, teacher, school, friendship, homosexual, teenager, pregnancy, high school life, society, alcohol abuse, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 8.7
 28K
North & South (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 235 min.
Story: North & South is a British television drama serial, produced by the BBC and originally broadcast in four episodes on BBC One in November and December 2004. It follows the story of Margaret Hale, a young woman from southern England who has to ...
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, social differences, prejudice, love and romance, love affair, rich and poor, pride and honor, initially antagonists, fall in love, unlikely couple, young woman, society ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1850s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 7.5
 76K
The O.C. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The series centers on Ryan Atwood, a troubled youth from a broken home who is adopted by the wealthy and philanthropic Sandy and Kirsten Cohen. Ryan and his surrogate brother Seth, a socially awkward yet quick-witted teenager, deal with life as ...
Style: touching, witty, serious, intellectual, realistic
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: troubled teen, best friends, dating, social differences, classmates, teenage love, first love, family relations, lifestyle, parents and children, lawyer, social relations ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, emotional, realistic, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, family relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, teenage pregnancy, coming of age, friendship, suburbs, teenager, introspection, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Glass Virgin (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Set in 1870s England, the story tells of Annabella Lagrange and the terrible secret her wealthy parents have kept from her. When she finally learns the truth, she runs away and eventually finds solace in the company of her family's former ...
Style: sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: romance, love and romance, prostitute, working class, coming of age, family life, couples, friendship, society, self discovery, youth, family relations
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.4
 142K
Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: witty, talky, stylized, serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama, date night
Plot: teenage love, betrayal, popularity, friends, youth, love triangle, high school, party, gossip and rumors, school, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Young and the Restless (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The rivalries, romances, hopes and fears of the residents of the fictional Midwestern metropolis, Genoa City. The lives and loves of a wide variety of characters mingle through the generations, dominated by the Newman, Abbott, Baldwin and Winters ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, serious
Plot: family life, family problems, intrigue, rivalry, couple relations, infidelity, vengeance, rich and poor, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, betrayal, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s, 70s ...
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Days of Our Lives (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Horton and Brady broods endure the romantic trials of life in Salem, a Midwestern hamlet filled with evil geniuses, star-crossed lovers and a rich family history.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, sentimental
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, family relations, loss of daughter, family problems, betrayal, power relations, intrigue, presumed dead, couple relations, siblings relations, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 70s, contemporary, 90s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 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, first love, high school, teenagers, youth, adolescence, love affair, fall in love, teen romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Good Times, Bad Times (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Goede tijden, slechte tijden, also known as GTST, is the longest-running Dutch soap opera, which began on 1 October 1990 on RTL4. The programme was the first daily soap in the Netherlands. The soap is produced by Joop van den Ende and to date over ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental
Plot: small town, rivalry, love and romance, couple relations, family in crisis, love affair, intrigue, family business, family life, eccentric family, family relations, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Forsyte Saga (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Adaptation from John Galsworthy's novels.
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, touching, epic ...
Plot: love affair, rich and poor, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, siblings relations, parents and children, unfulfilled love, intrigue, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 20th century, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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, captivating, stylized, romantic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, romance, parents and children, couples, couple relations, family relations, 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 ⇓
62%
 5.7
 1K
The Goob (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: We’re in the middle of a heat-wave in Fenland England. Goob Taylor has spent each of his sixteen summers helping Mum run the transport cafe and harvest the surrounding beet fields. When Mum shacks up with swarthy stock-car supremo and ladies’ ...
Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, hopes, small town, family problems, parents and children, love and romance, family relations, youth, single parent, optimism, teenage love, naked in public ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.3
 375
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, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, uneducated, couple relations, love and romance, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, countryside, estate, couples, manners, social differences ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.1
 41K
90210 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 90210 revolves around several students at the fictional West Beverly Hills High School, including new Beverly Hills residents Annie Wilson and Dixon Wilson. Their father, Harry Wilson, has returned from Kansas to his Beverly Hills childhood home ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, romantic, captivating, serious
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: high school, friendship, high school life, teenage love, teenage life, friends, family relations, social relations, siblings relations, parents and children, power relations, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%