Movies and TV shows like Any Day Now 1998

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Any Day Now (1998)
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Any Day Now (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Any Day Now is an American drama series that aired on the Lifetime network from 1998 to 2002. The show stars Annie Potts and Lorraine Toussaint, who are best friends despite the difference in their races. The show's title is taken from the 1962 Chuck Jackson song "Any Day Now", which was later covered by Ronnie Milsap in 1982. A version performed by Lori Perry served as the show's theme song.
Style: touching, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: civil rights, female friendship, best friends, friendship, friends, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, interracial relations, blacks and whites, society, couples, coming of age, social issues, pregnancy, racism, female protagonist, female lawyer, old friend, interracial friendship, childhood friend, loss of father, racial issues, homecoming, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s, 1960s
Place: alabama, usa

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The Astronaut Wives Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Based on the book by Lily Koppel, this 10 episode limited series tells the story of the women who were key players behind some of the biggest events in American history. As America’s astronauts were launched on death-defying missions, Life ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: astronaut, couple relations, relationship vs career, parents and children, americana, workplace, couples, best friends, space and aliens, chases and races, supportive spouse, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa
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Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere
Plot: family drama, farm, sugarcane, power relations, life turned upside down, family relations, parents and children, social relations, society, single parent, interracial relations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: What would you do if you won the lottery? How would it change your life? Follow a group of seven gas station employees in Queens, New York, who have been chipping into a lottery pool for years, never thinking they'd actually win. They need to ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, based on british tv series
Plot: lottery, working class, workplace, couples, society, family relations, change of luck, life turned upside down, couple relations, siblings relations, workplace situations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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70%
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Relativity (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Relativity is an American drama television series which followed a twenty-something couple, Isabel Lukens and Leo Roth, and the lives and loves of their friends and siblings in Los Angeles. The short-lived ABC series was the product of ...
Style: sentimental, talky, serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, best friends, buddies, couples, couple relations, romance, twentysomething life, love and romance, family relations, friends, lifestyle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Slap (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A family drama that explodes from one small incident where a man slaps another couple's misbehaving child. This seemingly minor domestic dispute pulls the family apart, exposes long-held secrets, and ignites a lawsuit that challenges the core ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, family problems, dishonesty, couples, couple relations, family in crisis, infidelity, friends, friendship, domestic violence, under the surface, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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60%
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Toe to Toe (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Out on the lacrosse pitch, wealthy but troubled Jesse and poor but driven Tosha form an easy and deep bond, but their relationship is threatened once they enter the hallways of an elite prep school they attend in Washington, D.C. There, they must ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parents and children, coming of age, self discovery, youth, friendship, high school life, social differences, society, high school, racism, teenage life, rich and poor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The '60s (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The Herlihys are a working class family from Chicago whose three children take wildly divergent paths: Brian joins the Marines right out of High School and goes to Vietnam..
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, sentimental
Plot: hippie, vietnam war, culture clash, coming of age, black panthers, pot smoking, civil rights, protest, politician, concert, rock music, drug abuse ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, woodstock, usa, chicago illinois, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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White Water (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: White Water is the story of a 7 year-old black kid in segregated 1963 Opelika, Alabama who becomes obsessed with the desire to taste the water from the "white's only" drinking fountain and sets out on a quest to do the unthinkable: ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, suspenseful
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa
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53%
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The Slap (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Slap is a bold, provocative television drama series that forensically examines the mores and morality of contemporary middleclass life. Based on Christos Tsiolkas’ bestselling novel, this 8–part drama serial traces the shattering ...
Style: realistic, serious, biting, tense
Plot: marital problem, couple relations, parents and children, suburbs, suburban life, couples, family life, friends, family relations, right and wrong, social relations, birthday ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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52%
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Land Girls (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
Story: The lives, loves and highs and lows of four members of the Women's Land Army working at the Hoxley Estate during World War II.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wartime life, friendship, military, soldier, life is a bitch, siblings relations, couple relations, friends, family relations, social differences, couples, countryside ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Life Goes On (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Life Goes On is a television series that aired on ABC from September 12, 1989, to May 23, 1993. The show centers on the Thatcher family living in suburban Chicago: Drew, his wife Elizabeth, and their children Paige, Rebecca, and Charles, who is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family life, parents and children, teenage life, americana, misfit, protective parent, living with parents, supportive parent, dream come true, family relations, young lovers, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Secret Life of Bees (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and only ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: civil rights, racism, friendship, teenage life, haunted by the past, african american, domestic violence, social differences, interracial relations, teaching the ways of the world, blacks and whites, society ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1964
Place: south carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Soul Food (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: family life, family feud, siblings relations, parents and children, family relations, family values, family tradition, couples, parents separation, couple relations, love and romance, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2000s, 20th century
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic, gloomy
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Defenders (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, captivating, clever, thought provoking ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: light, entertaining, melancholic, social, talky ...
Audience: chick flick
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Puberty Blues (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Amazing Women by the Sea (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the early 1960s, Bella, her husband Kajus and their young son, Thomas, spend seemingly endless holidays together. Next year the arrival of new neighbors, Rosa and Gabe and their two daughters, start changing their lives.
Style: feel good, realistic, touching, sentimental, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gender, feminism, parents and children, couple relations, couples, friendship, friends, family relations, jazz, yacht, swimwear, adultery ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wicked Wicked Games is a telenovela that debuted on December 6, 2006 on the American television network MyNetworkTV. Twentieth Television produced 63 episodes to air weekdays. The limited-run serial was directed by Terry Cunningham, Dennis Dimster, ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california
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40%
Strong Medicine (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The lives of staff in the womens' health clinic of a fictitious hospital in Philadelphia.
Style: serious, sincere, touching, realistic, emotional
Audience: girls' night
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39%
Tyler Perry's If Loving You Is Wrong (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Follow the relationships of a group of husbands and wives that live and love on the same street. While the neighbors come from very different backgrounds, their lives are similar – raising children, dealing with exes, worrying about money and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: starting over, friendship, looking for love, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, family problems, couples, marriage, singleness, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Client List (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Riley Parks delicately balances two starkly different lives -- one as a single mom in a conservative town struggling to provide for her family and the other as a savvy and ambitious businesswoman working with a rowdy, sexy and unpredictable group of ...
Style: serious, sexy, touching, sentimental, sexual ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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38%
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An anthology drama focusing on all aspects of the U.S. criminal justice system dealing with crimes committed in America.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: crimes, family relations, courtroom, murder, society, interracial relations, parents and children, racism, legal, tragedy, courtroom drama, trial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Lone Star (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lone Star is an American drama television series which originally ran on Fox from September 20, 2010 to September 27, 2010, airing Monday nights at 9 pm ET/PT. Fox announced Lone Star's cancellation on September 28, 2010 after two low-rated ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Mistresses (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Follows the lives of four female friends and their involvement in an array of marital and extramarital relationships.
Style: serious, touching, witty, sexy, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, lesbian, lifestyle, female friendship, friendship, love affair, couples, mistress, dishonesty, sex, friendship between women, single woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Middle of Nowhere (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her husband is sentenced to eight years in prison, Ruby drops out of medical school in order to focus on her husband's well-being while he's incarcerated - leading her on a journey of self-discovery in the process.
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: prison, self discovery, confined, supportive spouse, couple relations, family in crisis, urban, introspection, human nature, family problems, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Black Box (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Catherine Black is a world-famous neurologist at the state-of-the-art medical institution known as "The Cube". Catherine is brilliant, beautiful, and at the top of her game, though she's hiding a secret of her own: she's bipolar. ...
Style: realistic, touching, gloomy, atmospheric, serious
Plot: mental illness, mental disorders, couple relations, family relations, patient, workplace, workplace situations, surgery, treatment, manic, mad, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Judging Amy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Judging Amy is an American television drama that was telecast from September 19, 1999, through May 3, 2005, on CBS-TV. This TV series starred Amy Brenneman and Tyne Daly. Its main character is a judge who serves in a family court, and in addition to ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: judge, parents and children, starting over, family relations, legal, couples, love and romance, courtroom drama, living with parents, female judge, single mother, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Local Color (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A successful artist looks back with loving memories on the summer of his defining year, 1974. A talented but troubled 18-year-old aspiring artist befriends a brilliant elderly alcoholic painter who has turned his back on not only art but life. The ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: coming of age, family relations, friends, unsupportive parent, solitary, artists and showbiz, parents and children, youth, friendship, self discovery, painter, intergenerational friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: prison, couples, housewife, family relations, social relations, crimes, parents and children, couple relations, coping
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%