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, strong female presence, social issues, pregnancy, racism, female protagonist, female lawyer, old friend, interracial friendship, childhood friend, husband wife relationship, loss of father, racial issues ...
Time: 60s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s, 1960s
Place: alabama, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and captivating films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, society, couples, strong female presence, couple relations and friendship mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Any Day Now: Lucky 7 (2013), The Astronaut Wives Club (2015), The Slap (2015), Queen Sugar (2016), Prisoners' Wives (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, serious, captivating, based on british tv series
Plot: lottery, family relations, workplace, working class, couple relations, parents and children, change of luck, society, couples, gas station, bittersweet, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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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: serious, captivating, realistic, psychological
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa
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The Slap (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Style: tense, serious, realistic, psychological, captivating
Plot: family problems, couples, family relations, domestic violence, friendship, infidelity, suburbs, parents and children, couple relations, family in crisis, friends, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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87%
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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, touching, realistic, sincere, sentimental
Plot: family drama, farm, sugarcane, parents and children, life turned upside down, power relations, family relations, interracial relations, social relations, society, single parent, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
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70%
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Behind every prisoner, there's a wife, girlfriend or mother doing time on the outside. For some it's a nightmare, for others a liberation. Prisoners' Wives - it's time to tell their stories.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: prison, couples, coping, family relations, parents and children, housewife, crimes, female protagonist, strong female presence, social relations, couple relations
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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64%
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Blue (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Blue is a mother with a secret life. She'll do anything to keep it from her son. But her past has other plans.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: parents and children, double life, single parent, protecting from truth, family relations, financial problem, sexuality, society, haunted by the past, strong female presence, sexual content, upscale ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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61%
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wartime life, soldier, friendship, military, family relations, friends, siblings relations, couple relations, farm, strong female presence, life is a bitch, countryside ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: europe, england
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58%
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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: serious, touching, gloomy, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: atmospheric, realistic, serious, psychological, captivating ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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49%
Puberty Blues (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
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Place: australia
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45%
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Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 354 min.
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Style: tense, realistic, serious, biting
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Soul Food (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching, sincere ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa
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43%
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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, sentimental, sincere, captivating
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42%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, touching, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
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Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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42%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, contemplative
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Chile
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, captivating, psychological, emotional ...
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The Client List (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Style: sexy, touching, serious, sentimental, sexual ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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39%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: sentimental, realistic, sincere, touching, serious
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39%
The Secret Life of Bees (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1964
Place: south carolina, usa
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38%
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: realistic, touching, feel good, sentimental, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: strong female presence, feminism, gender, couples, family relations, friends, couple relations, parents and children, friendship, yacht, adultery, jazz ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: finland
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38%
Breaking Horizons (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, emotional
Plot: friendship, strong female presence, sexual content, adolescence vs adulthood, friends, life turned upside down, twentysomething life, pregnancy, best friends, one-night stand, female student, female friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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37%
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Crash (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crash is an American television drama series that tells the story of how the lives of how several very diverse Southern Californians intersect.
Style: serious, touching, sincere, realistic, gloomy
Plot: racism, social decay, police detective, life is a bitch, family problems, society, injustice, partners, law enforcement, human nature, immigrants, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 325
The Defenders (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Defenders is an American courtroom drama series that ran on CBS from 1961–1965. It starred E. G. Marshall and Robert Reed as father-and-son defense attorneys who specialized in legally complex cases, with defendants such as neo-Nazis, ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, talky ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, workplace situations, lawyers and clients, parents and children, workplace, defense attorney, society, family relations, legal, parent child relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
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36%
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Hawthorne (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Hawthorne is an hour-long medical drama on the TNT television network starring Jada Pinkett Smith and Michael Vartan. It premiered on June 16, 2009. On Thursday, September 16, 2010, it was announced that Hawthorne has been renewed for a third and ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: hospital, nurse, doctors and patients, workplace, single parent, family relations, workplace situations, friendship, male female relationship, nurse patient relationship, african american woman, coworker relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, virginia
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36%
 6.9
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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: realistic, serious, captivating, disturbing
Plot: cheating, love triangle, betrayal, family business, hidden identity, couples, dishonesty, love and romance, one last job, cons and scams, couple relations, success ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Wicked Wicked Games (2006)
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: saga, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: betrayal, intrigue, infidelity, vengeance, family business, couples, family feud, dishonesty, rivalry, obsession, uninhibited rivalry, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.6
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Big Love (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Bill Henrickson and his life in suburban Salt Lake City, balancing the needs of his three wives -- Barb, Nicki and Margene-- their seven kids, three new houses and the opening of his newest hardware store. When disturbing news arrives ...
Style: light, entertaining, melancholic, social, contemplative ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mormon, marriage, eccentric family, polygamy, couples, family relations, society, working class, housewife, double life, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
American Crime (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: courtroom, crimes, family relations, interracial relations, parents and children, society, murder, racism, legal, tragedy, courtroom drama, trial ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Sisters (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sisters is an Emmy Award-winning television drama which aired on NBC for six seasons, from 1991 to 1996. The series was created by Ron Cowen and Daniel Lipman, who also created the Showtime series Queer as Folk and wrote the acclaimed Emmy and ...
Style: talky, sincere, sentimental, serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: phone sex, snobbism, siblings relations, family relations, parents and children, in-laws, family life, couples, gender, housewife, bittersweet, strong female presence ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, illinois
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34%