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: realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: astronaut, ambition, workplace, best friends, family relations, friends, americana, couples, chases and races, parents and children, supportive spouse, relationship vs career ...
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, touching, realistic, sincere, sentimental
Plot: farm, family drama, sugarcane, life turned upside down, family relations, power relations, parents and children, social relations, single parent, society, interracial relations, rivalry ...
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: touching, serious, realistic, based on british tv series
Plot: lottery, society, life turned upside down, change of luck, family relations, parents and children, workplace situations, couple relations, gas station, working class, workplace, couples ...
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, realistic, serious
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, twentysomething life, couples, buddies, friendship, lifestyle, best friends, friends, family relations, couple relations, love at first sight ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
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65%
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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: infidelity, friendship, family in crisis, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, family problems, friends, family relations, domestic violence, suburbs, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, high school, racism, friends, social relations, family relations, power relations, interracial relations, rich and poor, parents and children, friendship, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: suspenseful, serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: family relations, injustice, small town, obsession, society, discrimination, youth, danger, interracial relations, family problems, missing child, coming of age ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa
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53%
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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, sentimental, captivating, sincere, serious
Plot: hippie, vietnam war, vietnam veteran, coming of age, culture clash, pot smoking, drug abuse, protest, civil rights, politician, concert, rock music ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, south central los angeles, usa, chicago illinois, woodstock
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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: tense, realistic, biting, serious
Plot: society, marital problem, friends, right and wrong, social relations, family relations, friendship, introspection, adulthood, birthday, couples, family life ...
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: realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wartime life, friends, family relations, estate, couple relations, life is a bitch, siblings relations, countryside, farm, couples, military, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: protective parent, teenage life, family life, americana, misfit, parents and children, dream come true, supportive parent, couple relations, young lovers, youth, living with parents ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Soul Food (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Soul Food: The Series is a television drama that aired Wednesday nights on Showtime from June 28, 2000 to May 26, 2004. Created by filmmaker George Tillman, Jr. and developed for television by Felicia D. Henderson, Soul Food is based upon ...
Style: talky, humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: black family, couples, human spirit, family values, family tradition, family feud, parents separation, family relations, family life, separated, hopes, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2000s, 20th century
Place: usa, illinois
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49%
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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: touching, gloomy, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: racism, city life, hopes, law enforcement, temperamental, couples, partners, family problems, dishonesty, social decay, life is a bitch, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, captivating, realistic, clever, talky ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: light, social, melancholic, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: chick flick
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Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious
Plot: coming of age, innocence lost, teenage life, family relations, friends, youth, best friends, parents and children, teenager
Time: 70s, 20th century
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: realistic, serious, feel good, touching, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
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Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: realistic, captivating, serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, emotional
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, medical school, philadelphia
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40%
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: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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40%
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: touching, sexy, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: single mother, prostitute, family relations, workplace, lifestyle, society, parent child relationship, double life, massage parlor, single parent, sexual relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
American Crime (2015)
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: courtroom, crimes, family relations, parents and children, interracial relations, murder, society, 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, realistic, serious
Plot: cheating, love triangle, new job, betrayal, in-laws, family relations, gain trust, mogul, pretense, identity crisis, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Darker Than Midnight (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Davide is different from the other teenagers. Something makes him look like a girl. Davide is fourteen when he runs away from home. His intuition leads him to choose Villa Bellini, a park in Catania, as a refuge. The park is a world in itself, a ...
Style: captivating, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, friends, family relations, youth, coming of age, gender, parents and children, social misfits, society, misfit
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
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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: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, touching
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, emotional, serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: prison, family relations, drive away, couple relations, supportive spouse, confined, family in crisis, self discovery, human nature, urban, introspection, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, medical school
⇓ 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: realistic, sincere, sentimental, touching, serious
Plot: judge, parents and children, family relations, starting over, love and romance, courtroom drama, legal, living with parents, couples, single mother, female judge, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Eastsiders (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: What happens after the world ends? Written and directed by award winning playwright Kit Williamson, "EastSiders" explores the aftermath of infidelity on a gay couple in Silverlake. When Cal (Kit Williamson) finds out Thom (Van Hansis) has ...
Style: gloomy, touching, realistic, semi serious, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, friends, gay relationship, gay couple, abortion, friendship, gay, dishonesty, couple relations, gays and lesbians, unwanted pregnancy, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: racism, civil rights, coming of age, friendship, domestic violence, african american, haunted by the past, teenage life, small town, social relations, friends, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1964
Place: south carolina, usa
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35%
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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: realistic, sincere, serious, touching
Plot: coming of age, parents and children, artists and showbiz, self discovery, youth, solitary, friendship, unsupportive parent, family relations, friends, inspiration, ends with biographical notes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%