Movies and TV shows like Little Women 1970

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Little Women (1970)
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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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and stylized films and TV series with plots about love and romance, society, family relations, romance, couples, power relations and social differences mostly in Drama, Romance and Family genres. Some movies like Little Women: The Glass Virgin (1995), Anne of Avonlea (1987), Lark Rise to Candleford (2008), Tilly Trotter (1999), Byker Grove (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Glass Virgin (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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: serious, sexual, realistic
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, romance, family life, society, couples, family relations, prostitute, friendship, working class, love and romance, youth
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: england
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Anne of Avonlea (1987)
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: sentimental, humorous, feel good, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: friendship, teachers and students, orphan, school, family, coming of age, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, youth, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: canada, usa, boston, england
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78%
Lark Rise to Candleford (2008)
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
Plot: village life, coming of age, family business, city country contrast, village, friendship, starting over, hopes, rivalry, society, youth, friends ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
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73%
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Tilly Trotter (1999)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 216 min.
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, poverty, english, farm, prejudice, rape, countryside, hostility, class differences
Time: 19th century, 1930s, victorian era, 1830s
Place: northern england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Byker Grove (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Byker Grove was a British television series which aired between 1989 and 2006 and was created by Adele Rose. The show was broadcast at 5.10pm after Newsround on CBBC on BBC One. It was aimed at an older teenager and young adult audience, tackling ...
Plot: friendship, boy, 13 year old, girl, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, teenager, paintball, working class, disco, disc jockey ...
Time: 1990s
Place: england
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70%
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Chasing Life (2014)
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, cancer, treatment, life turned upside down, death of father, hospitalization, unfulfillment, disorder, boss and employee, workplace romance, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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Vanity Fair (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: This faithful BBC adaptation once again brings William Makepeace Thackeray's classic satirical novel to the screen. Becky Sharp (Natasha Little) is a beautiful, clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost. The ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, sincere, witty ...
Plot: orphan, blind ambition, romance, rise to the top, napoleonic wars, couple relations, rich and poor, social differences, life turned upside down, ambition, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tipping the Velvet (2002)
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: lesbian, gays and lesbians, fall in love, performer's life, lesbian interest, sexual relations, love and romance, couples, cross dressing, couple relations, love affair, gender ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Degrassi High (1987)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Degrassi Junior High is a Canadian CBC Television teen drama series that was produced from 1987-1989 as part of the Degrassi series. The show followed the lives of a group of students attending the titular fictional school. Many episodes tackled ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school life, looking for love, friendship, junior high school, teenager, coming of age, high school, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, society, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Tom Brown's Schooldays (1971)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 225 min.
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: boys' school, corporal punishment, schoolyard fight, bullying, bully, coming of age
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Love for Lydia (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 780 min.
Story: This thirteen-part series explores just how painful love can be for young people. Would-be writer Edward Richardson is in love with heiress Lydia Aspen and wants her all to himself. Lydia professes to be in love with him, but her first love is ...
Plot: wealth, heiress, period piece, socialite, inheritance
Time: 1920s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Way We Live Now (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
Story: The Way We Live Now is a 2001 four-part television adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel The Way We Live Now. The serial was first broadcast on the BBC and was directed by David Yates, written by Andrew Davies and produced by Nigel ...
Style: serious, witty, biting, realistic
Plot: intrigue, rich and poor, society, lifestyle, rise to the top, couple relations, fall in love, couples, power relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, prejudice ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s, victorian england
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Forsyte Saga (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Adaptation from John Galsworthy's novels.
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, realistic, epic ...
Plot: love and romance, love affair, rich and poor, couple relations, parents and children, dysfunctional family, romance, family relations, intrigue, siblings relations, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 20th century, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Mourning Becomes Electra (1978)
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: filmed play, family feud, father daughter relationship, adultery, extramarital affair, father son relationship, guilt, suicide, american civil war, brother sister relationship
Place: new england
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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: uplifting, sentimental, romantic, sweet, touching ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sisters, sister sister relationship, first love, couple relations, parents and children, parent child relationship, family values, love and romance, young love, family bonds, women, love story ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: usa, new england, paris france, massachusetts, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Mansfield Park (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 261 min.
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: witty, serious, realistic
Plot: estate, social differences, love and romance, rich and poor, wooing, love triangle, romance, society, couples, family relations, snobbism, hypocrisy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sense and Sensibility (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Two sisters of opposing temperaments find love and some heartbreak in Jane Austen's 18th century classic.
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love, jane austen, love triangle, master and servant, unlikely couple, infidelity, village, romance, looking for love, love affair, rich and poor, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Onedin Line (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Onedin Line is a BBC television drama series which ran from 1971 to 1980. The series was created by Cyril Abraham. The series is set in Liverpool from 1860 to 1886 and deals with the rise of a shipping line, the Onedin Line, named after its ...
Plot: sea, ocean, ship, sailor, crew, period piece, sea captain, cargo, port, brother brother relationship
Time: 19th century
Place: liverpool, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Secret Garden (1975)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 210 min.
Story: TV miniseries adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett's novel.
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, uplifting, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, estate, orphan, mischievous children, young heroes, family, self discovery, countryside, disability, youth, friends, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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7th Heaven (1996)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 7th Heaven is an American family drama television series, created and produced by Brenda Hampton. The series premiered on August 26, 1996, on The WB, the first time that the network aired Monday night programming, and was originally broadcast from ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic, feel good, sincere ...
Plot: teenage love, parents and children, family, suburbs, siblings relations, family drama, suburban life, teenage life, family life, youth, family relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Waltons (1971)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Waltons is an American television series created by Earl Hamner, Jr., based on his book Spencer's Mountain, and a 1963 film of the same name. The show is centered on a family in a rural Virginia community during the Great Depression and ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, sincere
Plot: great depression, americana, human nature, parents and children, small town, family, family life, family relations, aging, couple relations, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 30s
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Little House on the Prairie (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: feel good, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: farm, family, small town, americana, optimism, parents and children, siblings relations, small town life, romance, family life, society, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s, 1800s
Place: kansas, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Pallisers (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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: politics, prime minister, marriage of convenience, greed, class differences, rise to power, aristocracy, aristocrat, social climber, duchess, duke, member of parliament ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Tide of Life (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: boss and employee, farm, life turned upside down, immigration, estate, romance, society, power relations, tragic hero, innocence lost, couple relations, gender ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era, 1900s
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sense & Sensibility (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
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: witty, semi serious, stylized, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, rich and poor, love and romance, countryside, fall in love, society, social relations, wooing, village life, manners, family relations, duel ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
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: serious, touching, realistic, uplifting
Audience: family outing
Plot: estate, rise to the top, social differences, family, culture clash, fish out of water, society, family relations, power relations, master and servant, mischievous children, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Wuthering Heights (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Foundling Heathcliff is raised by the wealthy Earnshaws in Yorkshire but in later life launches a vendetta against the family.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, classic literature ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, unfulfilled love, estate, social differences, obsession, family relations, society, destructive relationship, love triangle, couples, forbidden love, punishment ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
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: touching, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, society, love affair, social differences, love and romance, high society, rich and poor, family relations, dysfunctional family, architect, gem ...
Time: 19th century, 20s, victorian, 20th century, 1920s ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Crimson Petal and the White (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 274 min.
Story: Follow Sugar into the underbelly of Victorian London seething with vitality, sexuality, ambition and emotion.
Style: captivating, serious, biting, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, couple relations, rich and poor, love affair, social climbing, mental illness, rise and fall, social differences, social decay, society, couples, power relations ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian england, 1880s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Pride and Prejudice (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 327 min.
Story: Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart.
Style: witty, stylized, clever, romantic, atmospheric ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, rich and poor, couple relations, wooing, unlikely couple, social differences, pride and honor, prejudice, aristocracy, fall in love, initially antagonists ...
Time: victorian, 18th century, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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