Movies and TV shows like Queers

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Queers (2017)
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Queers (2017)
Original name: Queers.
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Eight short monologues charting the UK gay experience and in response to the 50th anniversary of the Sexual Offences Act, curated by Mark Gatiss. Each monologue is set in the same pub, taking place at various points in the last hundred years.
Plot: monologue, british history, gay culture, gay history

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films and TV series with plots about society, family relations, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, power relations and social differences mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Queers: Henry IV Part I (1979), Henry IV Part II (1979), Queer as Folk (1999), The Days (2004), The Royal (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Henry IV Part I (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Henry Bolingbroke has now been crowned King of England, but faces a rebellion headed by the embittered Earl of Northumberland and his son (nicknamed 'Hotspur'). Henry's son Hal, the Prince of Wales, has thrown over life at court in ...
Plot: british history, king of england, shakespeare
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Henry IV Part II (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The death of King Henry the Fourth and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth.
Plot: british history, king of england, shakespeare
Place: england
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Queer as Folk (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Queer as Folk is a 1999 British television series that chronicles the lives of three gay men living in Manchester's gay village around Canal Street. Both Queer as Folk and Queer as Folk 2 were written by Russell T Davies. The first series was ...
Style: sexual, witty, humorous, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: manchester, europe, england, northern england, manchester england
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Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lee Remick stars as Jennie Jerome, born in the United States in 1845, who eventually became Lady Randolph Churchill, and gave birth to Sir Winston Churchill in this seven-part, seven-hour biographical mini-series.
Plot: british history, society, aristocracy, retiring
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The Days (2004)
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Place: philadelphia
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The Royal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the staff and patients of a Yorkshire cottage hospital in the 60s, embroiled in tangled love lives and bitter power struggles.
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, northern england
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The Paradise (2012)
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Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: england
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, realistic
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Rag Nymph (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
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The Grand (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Place: england, europe, manchester england, manchester
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Lilies (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Fat Friends (2000)
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TV show
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TV show
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TV show
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TV show
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Country: UK
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TV show
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Country: UK
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TV show
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Country: UK
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TV show
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To Serve Them All My Days (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
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TV show
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Place: england, europe
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Boys from the Blackstuff (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Alan Bleasdale's hugely acclaimed mini-series echoes the misery and despair of long-term unemployment. Set in Liverpool, these profoundly moving human dramas follow in turn the attempts of five working-class heroes to survive.
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