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Hit & Miss (2012)
 7.9
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Hit & Miss (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: An assassin with a secret, Mia's life is changed forever by a letter from her ex.
Style: atmospheric, serious, gloomy, realistic, offbeat, stylized, touching, tense, psychological
Plot: hitman, transsexual, hidden identity, village, lgbt, single mother, outlaw, life turned upside down, crimes, deadly, gender, family relations, single parent, parents and children, siblings relations, disorder, the underworld, sexual identity, loner, dying, loss of loved one, letter, responsibility, surprising revelation, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, tense and touching films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, crimes, society, couple relations, life turned upside down and family problems mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Hit & Miss: A Mother's Son (2012), Prisoners' Wives (2012), The Syndicate (2012), The Ice Cream Girls (2013), Bouquet of Barbed Wire (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Mother's Son (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: A mother suspects that her son could be the killer of a recently found dead girl, and becomes caught in a torturous dilemma of whether to denounce him, or protect him and hide the act.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, parents and children, small town, family relations, small town life, who done it, crimes, deadly, youth, family problems, social relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Prisoners' Wives (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: prison, couples, couple relations, parents and children, crimes, family relations, social relations, coping, housewife
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Syndicate (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A drama exploring how winning the lottery transforms the lives of ordinary people.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: store, workplace, life turned upside down, realism, working class, convenience store, supermarket, workplace situations, society, family relations, disorder, lottery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Ice Cream Girls (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: The Ice Creams is based on the bestselling book by Dorothy Koomson about two girls who, one brief summer, find themselves involved with an abusive, controlling man. The situation spirals out of control and they are trial for his murder; ultimately ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: uncover truth, haunted by the past, murder, murder mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, life is a bitch, youth, woman
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Bouquet of Barbed Wire (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: When Peter Manson's daughter falls pregnant by her teacher, he is afraid that he has lost her forever. But are his fears more than just fatherly concern?
Style: tense, serious, realistic, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, suicide, daughter, pregnant, teacher, parent child relationship, parents and children, life turned upside down, family problems, family relations, couple relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.1
 2K
Banana (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Witty, heartfelt and unique interlinked stories covering different aspects of LGBT life, featuring the most exciting emerging talent.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, gender, young adult, gay, lgbt, couple relations, haunted by the past, love and romance, male objectification
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.5
 623
The Mill (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Powerful historical drama series, based on the lives of real people, telling the story of young 19th-century apprentices taking their lives into their own hands for the first time.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, stylized, touching ...
Plot: working class, factory, workplace situations, society, realism, workplace, family relations, parents and children, rich and poor, siblings relations, social differences, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.0
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Wreckers (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A married couple move back to his childhood village to start a family but a surprise visit from the husband's brother ignites sibling rivalry and exposes the lies embedded in the couple's relationship.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: couple relations, countryside, siblings relations, village, couples, family relations, newlyweds, sleepwalking, smoking, abusive mother, abusive father, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 7.4
 1K
Exile (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Exile is a British psychological thriller television series dealing with the topic of Alzheimer's disease against a background of corruption. It stars John Simm and Jim Broadbent and was broadcast on BBC One. The series received varyingly ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: parents and children, alzheimer's disease, corruption, haunted by the past, homecoming, mental illness, family relations, life turned upside down, life is a bitch
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.9
 807
The Jury (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The Jury is a British television serial broadcast in 2002. The series was the first ever to be allowed to film inside the historic Old Bailey courthouse.
Style: serious, captivating, talky, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, murder, murder trial, crimes, legal, uncover truth, moral dilemma, interracial relations, price of justice, deadly, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.7
 1K
Mayday (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: It's Mayday in a small town steeped in pagan traditions where the crowning of the May Queen is the highlight of the day until suddenly she goes missing.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, gloomy
Plot: murder, who done it, police investigation, twin sister, dead teenager, small town, missing child, crimes, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Little House (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The Little House is a drama series based on the novel by Philippa Gregory. The drama follows the story of Ruth, who is married to career minded Patrick and is pushed towards the limits of her own sanity when she becomes entangled in the lives of ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: pregnancy, baby, car accident, childbirth, babies and infants, mentally unstable, mother-in-law, in-laws, adult lives at home, depression, parent child relationship, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.1
 744
Electricity (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman leaves her seaside hometown to search for her long-lost brother, experiencing hallucinations brought on by her epilepsy during her trip.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, surreal, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsessive quest, family relations, defiant, epilepsy, hallucination, inheritance, death of mother, young woman, brother sister relationship, british, missing brother, epileptic seizure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.5
 1K
Run (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Four gritty no-holds-barred human stories of the streets, all linked together in some respect.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, tense, sincere ...
Plot: immigrants, single parent, love affair, parents and children, crimes, love and romance, society, family relations, polish, debt, theft, unlikely relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.9
 403
Island (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on 'Jane Rogers' acclaimed novel, "Island" is a tale of yearning and retribution. Abandoned at birth, Nikki Black has spent most of her life in care sustained only by fairy-stories. Incapable of love, fearful and desperate ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, hidden identity, orphan, redemption, haunted by the past, dishonesty, family problems, obsessive quest, undercover, life is a bitch, woman slaps man, storm
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.6
 358
Cal (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Twenty-year-old Cal returns from France to Britain after receiving news that his mother is ill. His finds his home city of Bristol facing hard economic times brought on by the global economic crisis, with poverty and crime on the rise and rioting ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: gays and lesbians, gender, love affair, crimes, society, life is a bitch, male nudity, pubic hair, gay
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Single Father (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dave is facing the seemingly impossible job of bringing up four kids alone after the sudden death of his wife. And things get even more complicated when he falls in love with his wife's best friend, Sarah. Single Father asks how soon is too ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional
Plot: single parent, family relations, single father, fall in love, parents and children, death in the family, love and romance, family problems, overcoming, photographer, untimely death, loss of spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.6
 3K
Cucumber (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Original drama series from Russell T Davies exploring the passions and pitfalls of 21st century gay life, beginning with the most disastrous date night in history.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, life turned upside down, lgbt, gender, couple relations, male nudity, gay club, gay relationship, interracial romance, homosexuality, gay couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, manchester, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 7.7
 2K
The Village (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Village is a BBC TV series written by Peter Moffat. The drama is set in a Derbyshire village in the 20th century. The first series of what Moffat hopes will become a 42-hour TV drama was broadcast in spring 2013 and covered the years 1914 to ...
Style: stylized, serious, epic, realistic
Plot: village life, village, social relations, family, parents and children, society, family relations, child birth, shell shock
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.5
 1K
Jamaica Inn (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in 1820 against the forbidding backdrop of windswept Cornish moors, the story follows the journey of young and spirited Mary who is forced to live with her Aunt Patience after the death of her mother. Mary arrives at the isolated Jamaica Inn to ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: woman in danger, moral dilemma, hotel, dangerous attraction, murder, crimes, danger, deadly, couples, romancing a criminal, escape attempt, who to trust ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: england, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Interceptor (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gripping eight-part series about a state-of-the-art law enforcement team whose unswerving mission is to hunt down some of Britain’s most dangerous criminals. The Interceptor delves into the adventures of a dedicated surveillance team known as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: crime, fighting crime, crimes, surveillance, law enforcement, criminal, undercover, master criminal, partners against crime, police investigation, partners, wiretap
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
 225
Hiding (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Story: In order to survive, Lincoln Swift must take his family into witness protection and give evidence against his former employer, vicious crime boss Nils Vandenberg. With new names and fresh identities, the Swifts are ripped from their Gold Coast home ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: crime, starting over, crimes, witness protection, dysfunctional family, danger, family relations, hidden identity, master criminal, witnessing a crime, parents and children, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 559
The Town (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Following a family tragedy, 30-year-old Mark Nicholas returns to the town where he grew up. After ten years away, coming home is harder than Mark could ever have imagined.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: orphan, small town, dealing with death, hometown, death in the family, homecoming, small town life, life turned upside down, family problems, family relations, social relations, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
Story: Young Nicholas Nickleby sets out to make his fortune in order to prevent his mother and sister from depending upon his uncle, Ralph Nicklby. But he finds his first job as master at a Yorkshire school to be cruel, and runs away with one of the ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: boarding school, single parent, orphan, rich and poor, social differences, boarding school life, family in danger, injustice, society, family relations, friendship, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Casual Vacancy (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Casual Vacancy centres on Pagford, a seemingly idyllic English village with a cobbled market square and ancient abbey. Behind the pretty façade however, is a town at war: rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: village life, under the surface, small town, british, village, society, social relations, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, disgruntled, competition, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 335
Leaving (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The forbidden love between a middle-aged family woman and a callow youth working in the same hotel.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: extramarital affair, older woman younger man relationship, age difference, hotel, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, cheating, coworker relationship, workplace situations, family relations, workplace, living with parents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Politician's Husband (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Aiden Hoynes is a senior cabinet minister who has always put his career before family, with the support of Freya, his devoted wife and mother to their two young children. But when Freya's own political career takes off and threatens to ...
Style: serious, talky, tense, realistic, clever ...
Plot: politics, betrayal, politician, couple relations, jealousy, betrayal by friend, wife husband relationship, family, political intrigue, relationship vs career, ambition, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.2
 348
Frankie (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Frankie is a British television drama series created by Lucy Gannon. The series stars Eve Myles as the eponymous character Frankie Maddox, a district nurse more emotionally involved with her job than her personal life. The series is both set and ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: hospital, workplace situations, workplace, redemption, hopes, supportive coworker, british, paraplegic, patient, nurse, female protagonist
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.6
 824
Monroe (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Monroe is a British medical drama television series created and written by Peter Bowker and produced by Mammoth Screen for the ITV network. The series follows a neurosurgeon named Gabriel Monroe, played by James Nesbitt. The six-part series was ...
Style: emotional, serious, talky, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, doctors and patients, verbal byplay, workplace situations, doctor, neurosurgeon, workplace, power relations, human nature, boss and employee, parents and children, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.5
 3K
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, realistic, touching, sincere, sentimental
Plot: family drama, sugarcane, farm, life turned upside down, family relations, society, parents and children, power relations, social relations, single parent, interracial relations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%