Movies and TV shows like The King in Love

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The King in Love (2017)
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The King in Love (2017)
Original name: 왕은 사랑한다
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Set during the Goryeo dynasty, Won, crown prince, has a sweet appearance hiding a lust for conquest. He is best friends with Rin, an elegant man of royal descent and Won's bodyguard. When beautiful San, the sole daughter of the wealthiest man in the nation, enters the lives of the two young men, the three at first become friends but a tragic romance ensues afterwards. Based on the novel of the same name by Kim Yi-Ryung.
Style: sincere, sentimental, romantic, touching, captivating, disturbing
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, love affair, love, youth, friendship, destiny, love and romance, fall in love, hopes, couples, reunion, romance, royal family, king, throne, rivalry, royalty
Time: contemporary
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sentimental, romantic and sweet films and TV series with plots about love and romance, friendship, love, couples, youth, fall in love and love affair mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The King in Love: Love Alarm (2019), Close to the Horizon (2019), Boys Over Flowers (2009), The Ambassador's Daughter (2019), Tune in for Love (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Love Alarm (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Love Alarm is an app that tells you if someone within a 10-meter radius has a crush on you. It quickly becomes a social phenomenon. While everyone talks about it and uses it to test their love and popularity, Jojo is one of the few people who have ...
Style: sweet, touching, sentimental, uplifting, feel good
Audience: chick flick, teen drama
Plot: love, friendship, love affair, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, destiny, hopes, youth, internet, reunion, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
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Close to the Horizon (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jessica knows exactly what her life is supposed to look like and where it takes her. But then she meets Danny. He has a complicated past and could confuse all their plans. Jessica has to decide.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, romantic, emotional
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, young couple, fall in love, couple relations, illness, youth, obstacle, attraction, friendship, falling in love, dark secret, court ...
Time: contemporary
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Boys Over Flowers (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A working class girl winds up at an exclusive prep school. Unassuming high school girl Jan Di stands up to -- and eventually falls for -- a spoiled rich kid who belongs to the school's most powerfu clique.
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, social realism, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teen drama, teens, date night
Plot: opposites attract, high school hunk, cinderella story, love triangle, rich man poor woman, teenage love, high school, friendship, teen romance, teenage life, class differences, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
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The Ambassador's Daughter (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Sancar has always & Nare has always yearned for love. When they meet and fall in love as children, they know they are meant to be; they just have to wait to be old enough to marry. On the night of their wedding, a startling revelation by Nare ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sweet, romantic, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love affair, love, couple relations, fall in love, youth, love and romance, reunion, friendship, hopes, couples, destiny, suspicion ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tune in for Love (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1994, on the first day that Yoo Yeul went on air as the new DJ of the popular radio show ‘Music Album,' a college girl Mi-su meets Hyun-woo who happens to drop by the bakery she works at. Like the music streaming from the radio, their ...
Style: uplifting, romantic, touching, sentimental, sweet
Audience: chick flick
Plot: radio, music, youth, couple relations, love affair, destiny, couples, love and romance, reunion, love, fall in love, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 1990s
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Ruthless City (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The life of a disabled guy changes dramatically after a family from a small town comes to Istanbul. How will Seher behave after she learns that her mother-in-law has agreed with Agah Karacay? What will Ceren do when she learns that she is supposed ...
Style: sweet, uplifting, touching, sentimental, romantic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: hopes, fall in love, friendship, family relations, love, family, youth, couple relations, love affair, reunion, love and romance, couples ...
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La Piloto (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Yolanda dreamed her entire life of being a pilot. She found a stewardess job, and an unexpected role in drug smuggling.
Style: romantic, uplifting, touching, sentimental, sexy
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: love, male female relationship, relationships, couple relations, love and romance, romance, love affair, couples, male female friendship, drug dealing, jealousy, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
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Hercai (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The hatred of Miran Aslanbey against the man guilty of the death of his parents unleashes his desire for revenge by taking him to seduce his daughter Reyyan. Reyyan falls madly in love in Miran's arms. But what will happen when he finds out the ...
Style: sentimental, sweet, uplifting, touching, romantic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: couple relations, revenge, father daughter relationship, love, love affair, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, adaptation, youth, hopes, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
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Empress Ki (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The story of the woman that would become Empress Ki, and her struggles as she worked her way through war, political conspiracies, and the imperial palace to become Empress of China. This Korean Drama re-imagines the historical figure as a fierce, ...
Style: romantic, suspenseful, harsh, multicultural, semi serious
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Time: 14th century
Place: korea, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Meryem (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: In the aftermath of an accident, a naive girl finds herself torn between an unscrupulous prosecutor, and a vindictive plaintiff.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, romantic, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Romance is a Bonus Book (2019)
Genre: Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 62 min.
TV show
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Style: feel good, sweet, uplifting, sentimental, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Skam Spain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The series accompanies a group of 16-year-olds on the journey of their life following their day to day in real time. Dependence on social media, how they face sex, love and ruptures, religion, the search of their identity and the need to fit in.
Style: realistic, sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, teenager, love, high school, teenage life, adolescence, teenage love, youth, teenage sexuality, parents and children, love and romance, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Encounter (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: What happens when an encounter between a man and woman who seem to have nothing in common develops into a complicated love story? Cha Soo Hyun is a woman and daughter of a politician who lives a life where she is unable to choose her own path. ...
Style: romantic, thought provoking, touching, sentimental, entertaining
Audience: girls' night, family outing, date night, teens, teen drama
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: touching, uplifting, feel good, sweet, romantic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: In order to receive a bone marrow transplant quicker and be able to continue her career as an actress, Xia Lin enters into a secret marriage with Ling Yi Zhou, the CEO of a company. Despite the conspiracies and misunderstandings they encounter, the ...
Style: melancholic, uplifting, sentimental, sweet, captivating ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Drama
Country: China
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TV show
Story: Li Huizhen used to be gorgeous, but years of declining family fortune added much pain to her life, and her looks slowly drifted away. Her friend Bai Haoyu, on the other hand, was once an ordinary looking guy and grew up to be suave, successful, and ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Narratage (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
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Style: romantic, touching, captivating, sweet, sentimental ...
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Style: romantic, uplifting, touching, sentimental, sweet
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 131 min.
Story: A young artist tries to win the heart of his muse, while her mother hatches a scheme to end his quest for true love.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, captivating, romantic ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
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TV show
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39%
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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Out of pure coincidence, Onur and Lale meet at the same place due to a blind date that is arranged by their mothers.And during the next morning they find themselves in the same bed
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, light, melancholic
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Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
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Duration: 125 min.
Story: A romantic drama set in 1961 that follows a young studio extra's ambitious efforts to reunite with the French girl he loves after being separated by the construction of the Berlin Wall.
Style: romantic, sweet, touching, uplifting, sentimental
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Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
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TV show
Story: Scarlet Heart: Ryeo is the remake of Chinese drama Bu Bu Jing Xin that stars IU as a woman who gets time-warped back to the Goryeo dynasty, and becomes involved with a very large family of princes, some of whom are vying for the throne, or her ...
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60%
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My One & Only (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sweet, uplifting
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General and I (2017)
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Country: China
TV show
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Style: romantic, uplifting, touching, sentimental, sweet
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Love in Winterland (2020)
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Style: touching, uplifting, feel good, sentimental, sweet
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%