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Life on Liberty Street (2004)
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Life on Liberty Street (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A nurse, trying to salvage her life after her husband and job are gone, winds up working in a halfway house full of mildly brain-damaged patients and receives help from those she helps.
Style: uplifting, touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, romantic, captivating, realistic
Plot: mentally challenged, human spirit, starting over, family relations, love and romance, rehabilitation, disability, defiant, doctors and patients, hopes, bittersweet, male female relationship, jealousy, car accident, saving a life, relationships, relationship problems, romantic rivalry, unrequited love, love affair, love story, love interest, romantic triangle, parents and children, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about love and romance, family relations, romance, couples, husband wife relationship, hopes and father son relationship mostly in Romance, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Life on Liberty Street: Vernie (2004), Me Before You (2016), Four of Hearts (2013), Heart of the Country (2013), The Greatest (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Vernie (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Drama - Sean, a young thirty-something coffee shop owner, is diagnosed with terminal cancer. He desperately wants to have a baby before he dies, and asks his best friend Kristy to bear his child. - John Riedlinger, Amy Colon, Patrick Coyle
Style: touching, uplifting, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, friendship, pregnancy, terminal illness, tragic hero, couples, family problems, romance, hopes, best friends, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.4
 254K
Me Before You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A small town girl is caught between dead-end jobs. A high-profile, successful man becomes wheelchair bound following an accident. The man decides his life is not worth living until the girl is hired for six months to be his new caretaker. Worlds ...
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, sentimental, tear jerker ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: disability, love, romance, love story, love and romance, fall in love, handicapped, quadriplegic, caregiver, euthanasia, death, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, usa, switzerland, mallorca ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.9
 158
Four of Hearts (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Like many couples, April and Derrick feel like the spark is missing from their marriage. With the demands of work and their hectic schedules, they find themselves in a six-month dry spell. Desperate to shake up their love life and rekindle their ...
Style: romantic, light, captivating, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: relationships, open marriage, swinger, love and romance, swinger couple, jealous husband, love interest, romantic rivalry, love triangle, romantic triangle, marital problem, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Heart of the Country (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With her husband jailed for Wall Street-based fraud, Faith has to leave behind her luxury life in New York to return home to North Carolina and the widower father and dutiful older sister she left behind. Together, they have to deal with the buried ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, romantic, captivating ...
Plot: romance, family relations, love and romance, homecoming, parents and children, love affair, hopes, countryside, getting home, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 9K
The Greatest (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Teenagers Rose and Bennett were in love, and then a car crash claimed Bennett's life. He left behind a grieving mother, father and younger brother, and Rose was left all alone. She has no family to turn to for support, so when she finds out ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, sincere, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: childhood sweetheart, teenage mother, pregnancy, family relations, loss of son, crumbling marriage, youth, parents and children, dysfunctional family, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 2008
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.9
 474
Class (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Preppy and wealthy Whitt Sheffield is in his last semester of law school when a professor assigns him to act as an advocate for a young, single mother who needs help finding - and keeping - a job. Whitt, whose snooty father wants Whitt to follow him ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, law student, romance, fall in love, rich and poor, couples, society, parents and children, law school, lawyers and clients, lawyer, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.8
 21K
Bounce (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man switches plane tickets with another man who dies in that plane in a crash. The man falls in love with the deceased one's wife.
Style: sentimental, emotional, melancholic, romantic, talky ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: widow, destiny, romance, redemption, family, betrayal, haunted by the past, love and romance, starting over, hopes, advertising, love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, palm springs california, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support ...
Style: touching, emotional, romantic, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: cancer, teenager, terminal illness, first love, dealing with death, fall in love, friendship, coping, adolescence, love and romance, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, amsterdam, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 191
Above & Beyond (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cop drama meets romance: This intense thriller is about a police officer who shoots his best friend (who also wears a badge) while on the job. His buddy is permanently paralyzed, and the incident raises eyebrows around the precinct. Was it an ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, forbidden love, love affair, couples, dishonesty, romance, disability, best friends, infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, police officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Ultimate Life (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Despite his best intentions, billionaire Jason Stevens can’t find enough time to keep his beloved Alexia a priority. But when he discovers his late grandfather’s journal, he is transported back to Red Stevens’ incredible world. With everything ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: christian, self discovery, rags to riches, life lesson, wisdom of life, family relations, sent to the past, teaching the ways of the world, destiny, introspection, once in a lifetime opportunity, lawsuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Christmas Comes Home to Canaan (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Bobber undergoes experimental surgery to help him walk again, Daniel Burton falls in love with his beautiful rehabilitation doctor and invites her to spend Christmas at the farm.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: christmas, hopes, romance, rehabilitation, family relations, family life, parents and children, stepmother stepdaughter relationship, surgical operation, bittersweet, friendship, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Moment to Remember (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A young couple's love is tested when Sun-jin is diagnosed with a rare form of Alzheimer's disease.
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: alzheimer's disease, love affair, memory loss, love story, couple relations, love and romance, love, class differences, romance, memory, father daughter relationship, resentment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Four Sheets to the Wind (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After his father's untimely suicide, Cufe leaves his home in a Native American reservation in search of a more fulfilling life.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, gloomy
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, native american, husband wife relationship, family problems, last wish, estrangement, parents and children, indigenous people, coming of age, unfulfillment, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Heart of Me (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Drama set in 1930s London with two sisters, Madeleine married to Rickie, and Dinah, who falls in love with him. Rickie and Dinah begin an affair which is to have repercussions throughout all their lives.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, clever ...
Plot: love triangle, love affair, family relations, infidelity, betrayal, couples, sister sister relationship, pregnancy, fall in love, society, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.3
 1K
Lost in Time (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sui Wai lost her fiance Ah Man in a car accident. With the obligations of life sitting heavy on her shoulders, she lives on only to find herself confiding in her beloved through a phone call. Dai Fai. a mini-bus driver who witnessed Ah Man's ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: starting over, love affair, fall in love, hopes, workplace, coping, romance, couples, love and romance, bittersweet, workplace romance, bus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Personal Velocity (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom.
Style: talky, intense, stylized, touching, serious ...
Plot: starting over, abusive husband, adolescence, family relations, hitchhiker, parents and children, human nature, love affair, couple relations, couples, life is a bitch, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, harvard university, haiti ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
An Unfinished Life (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Stoic and heartbroken, Einar Gilkyson quietly lives in the rugged Wyoming ranchlands alongside his only trusted friend, Mitch Bradley. Then, suddenly, the woman he blames for the death of his only son arrives at his door broke, desperate, and with a ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: starting over, beautiful scenery, countryside, family, hopes, relationships, family relations, small town, single parent, family in crisis, change of heart, reconciliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, iowa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Life of Fish (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At a house party, a handsome man wanders around catching up with friends he has not seen for some years. A travel writer now based in Berlin, Andre appears to be living an exciting international life, and yet... something has drawn him back home to ...
Style: serious, touching, talky, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: introspection, haunted by the past, homecoming, romance, love and romance, one more chance, redemption, road not taken, lifestyle, unfulfillment, hopes, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, chile, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 820
Explicit Ills (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film follows four inter-connecting stories revolving around love, drugs and poverty in Philadelphia
Style: serious, uplifting, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, juvenile delinquency, social decay, dysfunctional family, hopes, youth, drug dealing, lifestyle, society, teenage life, human spirit, drug abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Back to You and Me (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Syd has a good practice in the big city but a bad day when her terminal patient finally passes away. Her surgeon boyfriend, who has been sarcastically nick named "Mr. Personality" and "Settle For" by Syd's best friend ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good
Plot: high school reunion, starting over, doctor, romance, couples, estrangement, fall in love, couple relations, homecoming, ex-lover, small town life, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 4K
Blind (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A novelist is blinded in a car crash that killed his wife and several years later rediscovers his passion for life and writing when he embarks on an affair with the neglected wife of an indicted businessman.
Style: touching, captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: disability, blindness, love and romance, love affair, couples, writer's life, dishonesty, infidelity, blind man, novelist, moral dilemma, blind character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Water and Fire (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A pretty young girl falls for an enigmatic, shy man who sweeps her off her feet. She becomes pregnant but is not allowed to tell him. His advisers are adamant. Back home, they have set up a wedding with the daughter of an antagonistic family and ...
Style: sentimental, suspenseful, serious, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, love affair, rich and poor, vengeance, rivalry, romance, haunted by the past, love triangle, power relations, destiny, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Regarding Henry (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Henry is a lawyer who survives a shooting only to find he cannot remember anything. If that weren't enough, Henry also has to recover his speech and mobility, in a life he no longer fits into. Fortunately, Henry has a loving wife and daughter ...
Style: touching, intense, emotional, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: amnesia, memory loss, rehabilitation, lawyer, disability, redemption, starting over, family relations, maid, parents and children, brain damage, life turned upside down ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
Lovers' Concerto (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lee Ji-hwan receives photographs in the mail that reminds him of how he met two girls, Shim Su-in and Kim Gyeong-heui, one summer five years ago. He shares his memories with his friend Cheol-hyeon. He recalls initially being in love with Su-in, but ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: romance, love story, love triangle, friendship, couples, love and romance, friends, relationships, love affair, couple relations, romantic relationship, lesbian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 921
New Life (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benjamin Morton's life changed forever the day he met the little girl next door. Ava was and always would be the girl of his dreams. From the innocence of a childhood friendship, through adolescent attraction, their love strengthens and grows. ...
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, rough, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: car accident, cancer, childhood friend, relationships, french girl, best friends in love, couples, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, tragic event, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Stranger's Heart (2007)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Man and woman (Peter Dobson and Samantha Mathis) fall in love in a heart transplant facility. They are both attracted to a little girl (Mary Matilyn Mouser) who turns out to be the orphan of their heart donors...
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: human spirit, love affair, tragic hero, love and romance, orphan, romance, hopes, transplant, couples, terminal illness, bittersweet, doctors and patients ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 322
Musical Chairs (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When his dancer partner, Mia, lands in the hospital after an accident, Armando persuades her to train for an upcoming wheelchair ballroom dancing contest
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: disability, romance, couples, follow your dream, lifestyle, against the odds, human spirit, dance school, society, hopes, ambition, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 2K
Dandelion (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a small town of rolling fields and endless skies, isolated 16 year old Mason lives in a world where families exist in fragmented silence and love seems to have gone missing. Then Mason meets Danny, a sensitive and troubled girl, and their tender ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, dysfunctional family, parents and children, young lovers, romance, desperation, depression, compassion, jail, self discovery, family relations, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho, usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Secret Life of Words (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Ireland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A touching story of a deaf girl who is sent to an oil rig to take care of a man who has been blinded in a terrible accident. The girl has a special ability to communicate with the men on board and especially with her patient as they share intimate ...
Style: touching, sentimental, melancholic, compassionate, romantic ...
Plot: blind character, love, disability, friendship, depression, haunted by the past, oil rig, nurse patient relationship, factory, love story, relationships, complex characters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, ireland, denmark, croatia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 41K
The Choice (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life's most defining events.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, scenic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: love, romance, true love, fall in love, couples, love and romance, couple relations, destiny, happy ending, moral dilemma, love triangle, life & death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1988, year 1946, year 1989
Place: north carolina, usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%