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.
TV show
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: female friendship, legal, interracial relations, civil rights, racial prejudice, social issues, friendship, friends, family relations, parents and children, best friends, couples, society, blacks and whites, strong female presence, coming of age, couple relations, attorney, pregnancy, racism, ku klux klan, best friend, getting home, female lawyer, female protagonist ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 1960s, 1990s
Place: alabama, usa, birmingham alabama

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films and TV series with plots about family relations, society, couples, parents and children, couple relations, friendship and friends mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Any Day Now: The Slap (2015), The Astronaut Wives Club (2015), Lucky 7 (2013), Judging Amy (1999), The Slap (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Slap (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Style: tense, serious, realistic, psychological, captivating
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Astronaut Wives Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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
Plot: astronaut, relationship vs career, family relations, nasa, ambition, best friends, couples, parents and children, strong female presence, space program, women, post war ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s
Place: usa
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Lucky 7 (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: lottery, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, working class, workplace, society, change of luck, lottery winner, bittersweet, gas station, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Judging Amy (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, sentimental, sincere, serious, touching
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Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
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The Slap (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 354 min.
TV show
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, psychological, captivating, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: introspection, couple relations, parents and children, adulthood, family life, family relations, couples, friendship, suburbs, society, australian aboriginal, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Mother of George (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Nigeria, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A story about a woman willing to do anything and risk everything for her marriage.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: immigrants, couple relations, couples, society, lifestyle, trying to get pregnant, married couple, family relations, female protagonist, parents and children, relationships, changing lives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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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: realistic, emotional, touching, serious, psychological ...
Plot: prison, couples, social relations, family relations, crimes, housewife, parents and children, female protagonist, imprisonment, bbc, strong female presence, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Blue (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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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, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: sugarcane, farm, power relations, parents and children, life turned upside down, family relations, society, social relations, single parent, ambition, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Red Roses (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Rote Rosen is a German telenovela produced by Studio Hamburg Serienwerft Lüneburg and broadcast by Das Erste since November 6, 2006. The show is a complex telenovela, who tells one love story every season about women in their forties.
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
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X/Y (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: As Mark, Jen, Sylvia, and Jake navigate through their emotionally-arrested states, X/Y reveals the honest and wanton desire we all have to connect with someone and what is at stake when that connection fades.
Style: realistic, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, sexy ...
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Place: new york, usa
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Not Waving But Drowning is a chronological look at growing up, formed from two different stories. The two sets of friends represent the American dilemma between what you have known and what you hope to know; the tear between longing for the past and ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, psychological, captivating ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
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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 ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
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Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sentimental, sincere
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, sentimental, sexy ...
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White Heat (2012)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 60 min.
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Story: A story about a group of seven London-based students from 1965 to the present day.
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Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, captivating, talky
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Underemployed (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, realistic
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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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 ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
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Style: serious, touching, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Savannah (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Savannah is an American prime time television drama that ran from January 21, 1996 to February 24, 1997 on The WB. It was created by Constance M. Burge and produced by Aaron Spelling.
Style: captivating, serious, humorous, realistic
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Land Girls (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
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Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, serious
Audience: girls' night
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Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 80 min.
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Story: Sehrazat, a young widow who is financially unable to treat her terminally ill young son, is forced to address to her charming boss, asking for help. The proposal by her boss changes her life forever.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
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