Movies and TV shows like Little Women 1970

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Little Women (1970)
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Little Women (1970)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's novel.
Plot: american civil war, family relations, sister sister relationship, coming of age, period piece
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: new england, massachusetts

Most similar movies to Little Women

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and sincere films and TV series with plots about family relations, love and romance, society, romance, sister sister relationship, power relations and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Little Women: The Glass Virgin (1995), Anne of Avonlea (1975), Tilly Trotter (1999), Anne of Green Gables (1972), Tom Brown's Schooldays (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Glass Virgin (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
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, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, youth, self discovery, prostitute, couples, family life, wedding, friendship, working class, coming of age ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england
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95%
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Little Women (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: Set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, the story follows sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March on their journey from childhood to adulthood. With the help of their mother, Marmee, and while their father is away at war, the girls navigate ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, sweet, romantic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: american civil war, coming of age, family bonds, women, sister sister relationship, life changing experience, everyday life, civil war, friendship, love and romance, family values, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Anne of Avonlea (1975)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
TV show
Story: Anne of Avonlea is a film made for television 4-part mini-series, developed in United Kingdom. It is based on Anne of Avonlea, the sequel to Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery.
Plot: girl, heroine, family relations
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Tilly Trotter (1999)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 216 min.
TV show
Story: In 1930s rural England, Tilly Trotter is the story of a young girl envied by women for her beauty, lusted after by men, accused of witchcraft and forced to rise above the prejudice of many people in her community.
Plot: english countryside, hostility, rape, farm, english, countryside, prejudice, classroom, family relations, poverty, class differences
Time: 19th century, 1930s, victorian era, 1830s
Place: northern england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Anne of Green Gables (1972)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 280 min.
TV show
Story: Anne of Green Gables is a made-for-television British mini-series directed by Joan Craft based upon the novel, Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery.
Plot: childhood, girl, death of child, children, family relations
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Tom Brown's Schooldays (1971)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
TV show
Story: Tom Brown's Schooldays is a 1971 television serial adaptation of the Thomas Hughes novel of the same name. It was originally shown on the BBC1 Sunday tea time slot, which often showed adaptations of classic novels aimed at a family audience. ...
Plot: schoolyard fight, bullying, coming of age, bully, boys' school, bully comeuppance, corporal punishment
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Jewels (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 241 min.
TV show
Story: Sarah Thompson, an American visiting England, meets and marries William Whitfield, the Duke of Whitfield. They settle in a chateau in France and begin a family. World War II interrupts their happiness and alters their future. After the war, the ...
Plot: jewelry, family relations, world war two, royalty
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Pallisers (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: This sprawling BBC saga follows an aristocratic family through three generations of power, wealth, intrigue, and scandal in Victorian England. Based on Anthony Trollope’s “political” novels .
Plot: family relations, parliament, aristocracy, social climber, duchess, politics, aristocrat, duke, government, scandal, marriage of convenience, rise to power ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Mourning Becomes Electra (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 290 min.
TV show
Story: In a Greek tragedy updated to the 1860s, young New Englanders exact vengeance after the murder of their father.
Plot: brother sister relationship, suicide, american civil war, father daughter relationship, family feud, extramarital affair, father son relationship, family relations, desperation, filmed play, guilt, adultery
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 913
Mansfield Park (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 261 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series based on the novel by Jane Austen. Mansfield Park is the magnificient country residence of Sir Thomas Bertram and his family. It is here that their poor relation Fanny Price is brought up. Never allowed to forget her good fortune, Fanny ...
Style: serious, witty, realistic
Plot: wooing, rich and poor, love and romance, estate, love triangle, romance, family relations, couples, romantic rivalry, cousin cousin relationship, sister sister relationship, adultery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.3
 51K
Little Women (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With their father away as a chaplain in the Civil War, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy grow up with their mother in somewhat reduced circumstances. They are a close family who inevitably have their squabbles and tragedies. But the bond holds even when, later, ...
Style: sentimental, uplifting, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: family values, sisters, sister sister relationship, first love, couple relations, parent child relationship, family bonds, life changing experience, everyday life, parents and children, love and romance, women ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: usa, new england, massachusetts, paris france, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Anne with an E (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A coming-of-age story about an outsider who, against all odds and numerous challenges, fights for love and acceptance and for her place in the world. The series centers on a young orphaned girl in the late 1890’s, who, after an abusive childhood ...
Style: sincere, compassionate, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, family relations, orphan, children's home, school, parents and children, society, child's point of view, imaginary, adventure, teen romance, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Sense & Sensibility (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: This is the acclaimed 2008 BBC adaptation of the famous Jane Austen novel. While it originally aired as a 3-part miniseries, this home video release includes a single uninterrupted version of the entire film.
Style: romanticism, sweet, sincere, witty, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: sister sister relationship, jane austen, love triangle, society, love and romance, rich and poor, romance, wooing, english countryside, love, unrequited love, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Pride and Prejudice (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Pride and Prejudice is a 1967 BBC television serial, based on Jane Austen's novel of the same name, originally published in 1813. This production marked the 150th anniversary of the death of Jane Austen. It was directed by Joan Craft and ...
Style: realistic, clever, semi serious, witty
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: society, wooing, family relations, verbal byplay, countryside, romance, social differences, siblings relations, eligible bachelor, love and romance, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 1810s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: An American boy turns out to be the long-lost heir of a British fortune. He is sent to live with the cold and unsentimental lord who oversees the trust.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, uplifting
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, rich and poor, estate, adolescence vs adulthood, family life, social differences, fish out of water, culture clash, master and servant, youth, power relations, rise to the top ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Dinner of Herbs (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 286 min.
TV show
Story: Filmed on location in the North of England, A Dinner of Herbs is a film based on Catherine Cookson's novel about hardship, betrayal and family life in a 19th century working class town. Roddy and Hal have been friends since childhood, but their ...
Plot: orphan, murder, mining
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 1860s, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Lark Rise to Candleford (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the small hamlet of Lark Rise and the wealthier neighbouring market town, Candleford, the series chronicles the daily lives of farm-workers, craftsmen and gentry at the end of the 19th Century. Lark Rise to Candleford is a love letter to a ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, realistic, stylized, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: english countryside, village life, friendship, hopes, society, family business, social relations, father son relationship, love and romance, village, class differences, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Anne of Avonlea (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 230 min.
TV show
Story: Anne Shirley, now a schoolteacher, has begun writing stories and collecting rejection slips. She makes the acquaintance of a handsome, rich, bachelor, chases a cow, and wins (to her chagrin) a baking soda company's writing contest. She acts as ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, orphan, family relations, school, period piece, teachers and students, bittersweet, family, coming of age, teaching the ways of the world, homecoming, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: canada, usa, chicago illinois, boston, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Belgravia (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A tale of secrets and scandals set in 1840s London. When the Trenchards accept an invitation to the now legendary ball hosted by the Duchess of Richmond on the fateful evening of the Battle of Waterloo, it sets in motion a series of events that will ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, sincere, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: aristocracy, life, family secret, merchant, napoleonic wars, family, family life, aristocrat, conflict, family drama, high society, intrigue ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Brontes of Haworth (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dramatized biography of the Brontë sisters Charlotte, Anne and Emily.
Plot: family relations, tuberculosis, strict father, sister sister relationship
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Tide of Life (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Tide of Life follows the fortunes of young housekeeper, Emily Kennedy, as she learns about relationships with three very different men. Forced from home of her first employer, Sep McGilby after his plans to marry her come to tragic end, Emily finds ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: estate, farm, power relations, life turned upside down, family relations, boss and employee, innocence lost, couple relations, society, love and romance, tragic hero, gender ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, edwardian era
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Secret Garden (1975)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 210 min.
TV show
Story: TV miniseries adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett's novel.
Style: uplifting, realistic, serious, touching, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family relations, estate, orphan, mysterious character, brat, self discovery, countryside, teaching the ways of the world, disability, power relations, friends ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Forsyte Saga (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation from John Galsworthy's novels.
Style: family saga, stylized, epic, touching, serious ...
Plot: love and romance, love affair, rich and poor, dysfunctional family, parents and children, romance, intrigue, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, couple relations, family problems, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Scarlet and Black (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 238 min.
TV show
Story: The story of an ambitious but impoverished young man who seduces women of social class in order to improve his own prospects in 19th century France.
Style: romantic
Plot: class society, deception, passion, poverty, ambition, older woman younger man relationship, love triangle, psychological drama, seduction, social climber, doomed love, female nudity ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
TV show
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: realistic, stylized, touching, serious, saga ...
Plot: high society, couple relations, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, love affair, society, wealthy family, rich and poor, forbidden love, period piece, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, 1920s, victorian, 20s ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 6K
Chasing Life (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: April is a smart aspiring journalist in her 20s who tries to balance her ambitious career with her family, which includes her widowed mom, rebellious little sister, and her grandmother. We meet April at a pivotal moment in her life: she's ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sincere
Audience: girls' night
Plot: journalist, terminal illness, family relations, treatment, cancer, fighting illness, life turned upside down, coping, life is a bitch, love and romance, workplace, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sense and Sensibility (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: Two sisters of opposing temperaments find love and some heartbreak in Jane Austen's 18th century classic.
Style: touching, atmospheric, witty, feel good, stylized ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, love, grief, village life, family life, master and servant, unfulfillment, love and romance, society, unlikely couple, romance, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Forced by poverty to seek support, the innocent Tess Durbeyfield seeks the help of the D'Urbervilles.
Style: sincere, clever, realistic, talky
Plot: poverty, village life, innocence, life is a bitch, master and servant, family relations, dishonesty, couples, love and romance, society, pregnancy, deception ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 2K
Ready or Not (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Ready or Not is a Canadian teen drama series which aired on the Showtime Movie Channel and later on the Disney Channel and Global Television Network for 5 seasons and 65 episodes between 1993 and 1997 in both Canada and the United States.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, sentimental, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: coming of age, friendship, family relations, teenager, tomboy, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, youth, family, social relations, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Little House on the Prairie (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Little House on the Prairie is an American Western drama television series, starring Michael Landon, Melissa Gilbert, and Karen Grassle, about a family living on a farm in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, in the 1870s and 1880s.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: farm, americana, small town, parents and children, family relations, family, love and romance, small town life, social relations, family life, teachers and students, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s, 1800s
Place: minnesota, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%