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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, moving, dancer, female protagonist, love, dancing, relationships, friendship, friends, romantic relationship, career, female friendship, dream, love and romance, love affair, big city, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, new love, employer employee relationship, couple relations, relationship vs career
Place: beijing china

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August Never Ends (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A story revolving around two friends with very different personalities - the no-nonsense and rebellious Weiyang and the idealist 'Princess' Qiao. When Xiao Qiao met Weiyang, the two easily became close friends. However, Xiao Qiao's ...
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Professional Single (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
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Genre: Drama
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The Left Ear (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Li Er, a 17 year old girl who has great difficulty hearing out of her left ear, is rejected after confessing her love to a boy, Xu yi. Instead the boy is in love with Li Bala, a girl who is in fact in love with Zhang Yang. Li Er befriends Li Bala, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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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Face 2 Face (2016)
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Place: usa
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 36
Love Me (2013)
Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
Country: China
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 6.1
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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37%
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36%
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Country: Brazil, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
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 27
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Role of Her Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
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Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
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Style: suspenseful, touching, sentimental, disturbing
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Time: 70s
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