Movies and TV shows like Little Women 1970

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Little Women
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
Story: Adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's novel.
Plot: period piece, coming of age, american civil war, sister sister relationship
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: massachusetts, new england
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Lark Rise to Candleford
Drama, Romance
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53 min.
 8.1
A Room with a View
Drama, Romance
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117 min.
 7.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sentimental films and TV series with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, period piece, sister sister relationship, couple relations and coming of age mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Little Women: Tipping the Velvet (2002), The Europeans (1979), A Room with a View (1985), Mermaids (1990), Ethan Frome (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Little Women
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, romantic, sweet, touching ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sister sister relationship, sisters, family values, couple relations, family bonds, parents and children, women, love story, life changing experience, love and romance, friendship, first love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: new england, usa, england, massachusetts, paris france
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Tipping the Velvet
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Set in the 1890s, Tipping the Velvet tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: fall in love, lesbian, gays and lesbians, theater, romance, performer's life, couple relations, love affair, gender bending, sexual relations, homosexuality, lesbian interest ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe
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    User:   56%
 
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The Europeans
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on Henry James' novel with the same title. It's the fall of 1850, a few miles outside Boston. The household of the dour Mr. Wentworth receives two unannounced visitors from Europe, Eugenia and Felix, the daughter and son of his half ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, biting, realistic
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 19th century
Place: new england, europe, usa, china, massachusetts ...
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    User:   47%
 
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A Room with a View
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperon Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation. Meeting the Emersons could change Lucy's life forever but, once ...
Style: witty, clever, touching, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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Time: 1900s, 18th century, 20th century, 19th century
Place: england, italy, florence, europe, london
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Mermaids
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old Charlotte Flax is tired of her wacky mom moving their family to a different town any time she feels it is necessary. When they move to a small Massachusetts town and Mrs. Flax begins dating a shopkeeper, Charlotte and her 9-year-old ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, small town, romance, mother daughter relationship, single parent, swimming, teenager, runaway, jewish, coming-of-age, parenthood, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1964, year 1963
Place: new england, usa, dallas texas, massachusetts, texas
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Ethan Frome
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the novel of the same name by Edith Wharton, it is about a husband and wife (Ethan and Zeena), who need an extra hand around the house due to Zeena's debilitated body and constant illness. The young woman who joins them is a beautiful, ...
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, romantic, emotional ...
Plot: destiny, betrayal, love, adaptation, crumbling marriage, romance, adultery, book, couple relations, destructive relationship, forbidden love, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1800s
Place: massachusetts, usa, england, new england
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    User:   57%
 
Great Expectations
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Miss Havisham, a wealthy spinster who wears an old wedding dress and lives in the dilapidated Satis House, asks Pip's "Uncle Pumblechook" (who is actually Joe's uncle) to find a boy to play with her adopted daughter Estella. Pip ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: orphan, social differences, unfulfilled love, romance, hopes, love and romance, society, youth, rise to the top, obsession, redemption, destiny ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london
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    User:   46%
 
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Lark Rise to Candleford
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 53 min.
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: sentimental, serious, realistic, sincere, stylized
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
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Serenades
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is born to an Aboriginal mother and an Afgan father.
Style: serious, tense, realistic
Plot: human spirit, couple relations, forbidden love, parents and children, culture clash, pregnancy, injustice, love and romance, society, couples, family relations, coming of age ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   41%
 
Ride with the Devil
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Ride with the Devil follows four people who are fighting for truth and justice amidst the turmoil of the American Civil War. Director Ang Lee takes us to a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border where a staunch loyalist, an ...
Style: realistic, epic, bleak, serious, touching ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, war, romance, vengeance, slavery, violence, courage, uninhibited rivalry, friendship, brutality, reincarnation ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: iraq, kansas, st. louis missouri, missouri, texas ...
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System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
Pride and Prejudice
Genre: Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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: witty, semi serious, realistic, clever
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: verbal byplay, unlikely couple, couple relations, countryside, romance, fall in love, looking for love, social differences, society, love and romance, jane austen, couples ...
Time: 1810s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, britain
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System:   36%
    User:   42%
 
Death Comes to Pemberley
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Elizabeth and Darcy, now six years married and with two young sons, are preparing for the lavish annual ball at their magnificent Pemberley home. The unannounced arrival of Elizabeths wayward sister Lydia, however, brings an abrupt and shocking halt ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, estate, who done it, couples, mystery, investigation, couple relations, crimes, servant, murder mystery, gentleman, empire fashion ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   35%
 
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Dawson's Creek
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dawson's Creek is an American teen drama television series created by Kevin Williamson which debuted on January 20, 1998, on The WB and was produced by Sony Pictures Television. Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, at EUE/Screen Gems studios ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, touching
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama, date night
Plot: verbal byplay, best friends, friendship, romance, love triangle, small town, suburbs, teenage love, high school life, small town life, coming of age, suburban life ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
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System:   35%
    User:   35%
 
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Glory
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Robert Gould Shaw leads the US Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices of both his own Union army and the Confederates.
Style: epic, realistic, rough, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: american civil war, war, racism, military, civil war, slavery, prejudice, sacrifice, freedom, friendship, corruption, violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: massachusetts, usa, south carolina, new england
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    User:   39%
 
 6.1
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Sommersby
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in the south of the United States just after the Civil War, Laurel Sommersby is just managing to work the farm without her husband Jack, believed killed in the Civil War. By all accounts, Jack Sommersby was not a pleasant man, thus when he ...
Style: touching, psychological, serious, talky, clever ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, mistaken identity, war, courtroom drama, courtroom, village, love, marriage, village life, switching roles, civil war, love story ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: tennessee, usa, new jersey, france, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   37%
 
Anne of Avonlea
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 230 min.
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: humorous, touching, semi serious, feel good, romantic ...
Plot: friendship, family, school, coming of age, period piece, teacher, love, literature, parents and children, book, childhood, marriage ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: canada, usa, england, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   35%
 
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Chasing Life
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: serious, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: journalist, terminal illness, life turned upside down, cancer, unfulfillment, disorder, boss and employee, workplace romance, relationship vs career, twentysomething life, workplace situations, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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System:   30%
    User:   30%
 
Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In pre-revolution Cuba, Katey Miller is about to defy everyone's expectations. Instead of a parent-approved suitor, Katey is drawn to the sexy waiter, Javier, who spends his nights dancing in Havana's nightclubs. As she secretly learns to ...
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: dance, romance, music, dancing, latin, dancer's life, interracial romance, love, social differences, revolution, fall in love, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: cuba, latin america, havana cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   26%
 
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I Capture the Castle
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A love story set in 1930s England that follows 17-year-old Cassandra Mortmain, and the fortunes of her eccentric family, struggling to survive in a decaying English castle. Based on Dodie Smith's 1948 novel with the same name.
Style: touching, semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, coming of age, couple relations, adultery, eccentricity, period piece, adaptation, writers, eccentric family, love, book, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   27%
 
Memoirs of a Geisha
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.
Style: dramatic, serious, realistic, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: geisha, japanese culture, rise to the top, women, storytelling, rivalry, destiny, loneliness, love story, uninhibited rivalry, slavery, social differences ...
Time: 20s, 1930s, 30s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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System:   29%
    User:   31%
 
Mourning Becomes Electra
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 290 min.
Story: In a Greek tragedy updated to the 1860s, young New Englanders exact vengeance after the murder of their father.
Plot: family feud, suicide, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, extramarital affair, adultery, guilt, filmed play, american civil war, brother sister relationship
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
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Howards End
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A saga of class relations and changing times in an Edwardian England on the brink of modernity, the film centers on liberal Margaret Schlegel, who, along with her sister Helen, becomes involved with two couples: wealthy, conservative industrialist ...
Style: clever, witty, emotional, serious, captivating ...
Plot: couple relations, adultery, period piece, estate, siblings relations, beautiful scenery, literature, loneliness, social differences, adaptation, dialogue driven, sisters ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century, turn of the century, 1900s ...
Place: england, london
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System:   28%
    User:   24%
 
The Invisible Woman
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1857, at the height of his fame and fortune, novelist and social critic Charles Dickens meets and falls in love with teenage stage actress Nelly Ternan. As she becomes the focus of his heart and mind, as well as his muse, painful secrecy is the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: writer's life, romance, love and romance, introspection, couple relations, forbidden love, infidelity, love affair, unfulfilled love, artists and showbiz, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1850s
Place: england, london, europe
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System:   28%
    User:   26%
 
The Keeping Room
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this radically reimagined American Western set towards the end of the Civil War, Southerner Augusta encounters two renegade, drunken soldiers who are on a mission of pillage and violence. After escaping an attempted assault, Augusta races back to ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: american civil war, survival, soldier, danger, siblings relations, military, family relations, rape, home invasion, mistaken identity, murder, blood ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   30%
 
My Brilliant Career
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman who is determined to maintain her independence finds herself at odds with her family who wants her to tame her wild side and get married.
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Plot: fall in love, wilderness, writer's life, romance, artists and showbiz, hopes, love and romance, society, youth, couples, coming of age, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1900s, 1890s ...
Place: australia, jerusalem
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System:   27%
    User:   29%
 
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Silk
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France, Italy, UK, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the best-selling novel by Alessandro Baricco, this visually stunning film tells the story of a French trader who finds unexpected love far away from home.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: romance, adultery, forbidden love, beautiful scenery, fall in love, travel, love and romance, love story, obsession, life & death, couples, village ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1860s, 1870s
Place: japan, france, asia, europe, tokyo
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System:   27%
    User:   24%
 
The Scarlet Letter
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Set in puritanical Boston in the mid 1600s, the story of seamstress Hester Prynne, who is outcast after she becomes pregnant by a respected reverend. She refuses to divulge the name of the father, is "convicted" of adultery and forced to ...
Style: sexy, sexual, serious, realistic, romantic ...
Plot: romance, adultery, pregnancy, clergy, forbidden love, adaptation, book, literature, infidelity, happy ending, love story, indians ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, massachusetts, new england, usa
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System:   26%
    User:   22%
 
He Knew He Was Right
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: He Knew He Was Right was a 2004 BBC TV adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel He Knew He Was Right. The mini-series portrays the failure of a marriage caused by the unreasonable jealousy of a husband exacerbated by the stubbornness of a wilful ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: crumbling marriage, couple relations, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, infidelity, aristocrat, diplomat, broken engagement, piano, gossip ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1860s
Place: england, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   27%
 

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Maurice
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1909, Maurice Hall (James Wilby) enters Cambridge, where he befriends wealthy Clive Durham (Hugh Grant). Clive confesses he is sexually attracted to Maurice, who realizes he is a homosexual when he begins to return Clive's feelings. The two ...
Style: touching, serious, clever, realistic, romantic ...
Plot: gay, coming of age, romance, british, homosexuality, male nudity, period piece, friendship, drinking, love story, love, literature ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, victorian, 20th century, 1900s ...
Place: england, europe, campus, london, italy ...
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System:   26%
    User:   24%
 
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Peyton Place
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Peyton Place is an American prime-time soap opera which aired on ABC in half-hour episodes from September 15, 1964 to June 2, 1969. Based upon the 1956 novel of the same name by Grace Metalious, the series was preceded by a 1957 film adaptation. A ...
Plot: secret, virginity, murder, sex, teenager, small town, corruption, extramarital affair, courtroom, lie, marriage, scandal ...
Place: new england
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System:   25%
    User:   30%
 
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