Movies like The Promised Land 2015

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The Promised Land (2015)
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The Promised Land (2015)
Original name: 回到被爱的每一天
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ling Ai and He Jiang are young, ambitious, and in pursuit of careers imported from the West, but romantic longings and career ambitions are inevitably shaped by larger social forces.
Plot: ballerina, romance, female protagonist, dancer, moving, love, dancing, friendship, friends, couple relations, female friendship, dream, career, love and romance, romantic relationship, love affair, big city, relationships, new love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, employer employee relationship, relationship vs career
Place: beijing china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, romantic, entertaining and touching films with plots about love and romance, love affair, couple relations, love, friendship, relationships and boyfriend girlfriend relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Promised Land: Two Friends (2002), Face 2 Face (2016), Butterfly Kisses (2017), A Brother's Love (2019), The Heart Machine (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Two Friends (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two Sicilian friends, Nunzio and Pino, share the same apartment in Turin. Nunzio works in a factory but is laid off because of his illness. Pino, on the other hand, is a mysterious man and he is always traveling because of his work. Nunzio would ...
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 6.8
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Face 2 Face (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Butterfly Kisses (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: We follow Jake and his two best friends, Kyle and Jarred through a world distorted by sex and porn. The leader is Kyle – he talks about girls non-stop, Jarred can’t stop cheating on his girlfriend and then there’s Jake, a quiet and shy ...
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A Brother's Love (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Sophia, a brilliant doctoral student, has always maintained a symbiotic relationship with her brother Karim. The arrival of a new lover in Karim’s life significantly alters their dynamic.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Heart Machine (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man begins to suspect that his long-distance girlfriend, whom he met online but has never met in person, has been living in the same city the whole time and sets out to find her.
Plot: privacy invasion, cyberspace, romance, online dating, dating, relationships, love, friends, romantic relationship, male female relationship, friends in love, new love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
In a Sentimental Mood (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: touching, suspenseful, suspense, sentimental, mumblecore
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Place: boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An artist dumps her longtime boyfriend, but her attempt to take a break from dating ends when she quickly finds herself in two passionate romances.
Style: clever, romantic, realistic, semi serious
Plot: love triangle, love, new love, love and romance, romance, love story, life philosophy, stereotypes, destiny, new life, sister sister relationship, beefcake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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To Love Somebody (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
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Love Me (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Twenty-year-old Maria is a troubled and lonely girl who falls in love with the grounded and patient Adam. He is the first boyfriend to treat her nicely, but Maria struggles with her past and the relationship with her dad, who left her when she was ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.1
 132
Heart (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: adultery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, tragic love, couple relations, love interest, love affair, male female relationship, romantic triangle, romancing partners, relationships, love and romance, romantic relationship ...
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Getaway of Love (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
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Aya Arcos (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When successful writer Edu falls in love with a young hustler, Fabio, his initial fear is about contracting HIV, but emotional matters soon loom large as well.
Style: realistic, touching, gay cinema
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.0
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The Friend (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 87 min.
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56%
The Great Craftsman (2019)
Genre: Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Sweet and the Bitter (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 20
Another Me (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: Best friends An Sheng and Qi Yue enjoy a friendship that they think will last forever. But when the dashing Su Jiaming appears on the scene, their lives are thrown into turmoil, with both women falling for him. When An Sheng realizes that Su ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.0
 51
Mirrors (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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 6.9
 871
Bolshoy (2017)
Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lovers' Concerto (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 78
Love Trap (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Listen... Amaya (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.3
 3K
In Between (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel
Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
My Physical Education Teacher (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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Style: dorama, romantic, lyrical, psychological
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
When the Love Is Gone (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the Love Is Gone is a 2013 Filipino romantic drama film directed by Andoy Ranay, starring Cristine Reyes, Gabby Concepcion, Alice Dixson, Andi Eigenmann, and Jake Cuenca. The film is distributed by Viva Films with co-production of Multivision ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
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Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Mechanics of Love (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mattilynn Dupree is back in her home town for her sister’s wedding, re-evaluating her life after missing out on the promotion she always wanted. She runs into an old friend, Jake, in her Dad’s auto mechanic shop and is given a reason to stay. ...
Style: light, feel good, captivating, entertaining
Plot: love and romance, father daughter relationship, family business, family relations, getting home, family bonds, friendship between men, love story, family, parent child relationship, large family, relationship vs career ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.6
 15
Waves (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Waves is a romantic drama about the intimate relationship between Ross & Sofia - two old friends passionately in love yet life's cultural, geographical, and emotional obstacles get in the way.
Style: touching, sexy, contemplative, unusual plot structure, psychological
Plot: relationships, lovers, unfulfilled love, love, friendship, jealousy, wave, couples, love and romance, love affair, romance, couple relations ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 3K
Tigertail (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man reflects on the lost love of his youth and his long-ago journey from Taiwan to America as he begins to reconnect with his estranged daughter.
Style: thought provoking, touching, sincere, captivating, disturbing
Plot: father daughter relationship, dream, couple relations, loveless marriage, couples, husband wife relationship, storytelling, marriage, love, betrayal, love affair, destiny ...
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%