Movies and TV shows like Dynasty

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Dynasty (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The reboot follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children focusing on Fallon Carrington, the daughter of billionaire Blake Carrington, and her soon-to-be stepmother, Cristal, a Hispanic woman marrying into this WASP family and America’s most powerful class.
Style: cynical, artsy, captivating, twists and turns
Plot: homosexual, rich, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, fashion, dysfunctional family, rivalry, family business, intrigue, secret, twists & turns, family relations, love triangle, dialogue, investigation, gay relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Dynasty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and touching films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, dishonesty, rivalry, family problems, family business and father son relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Dynasty: The Colbys (1985), Billions (2016), Wicked Wicked Games (2006), The Bold and the Beautiful (1987), Cane (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Colbys (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Colbys is an American prime time soap opera, which originally aired on ABC from November 20, 1985 to March 26, 1987. Produced by Aaron Spelling, it was a spin-off of Dynasty, which had been the highest rated series for the 1984–1985 U.S. ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, captivating, twists and turns
Plot: family business, intrigue, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle, rivalry, couples, family relations, blind ambition, couple relations, parents and children, memory loss, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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95%
 8.4
 48K
Billions (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, suspense, twists and turns, thought provoking
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: dialogue, rivalry, money, friendship, stock exchange, district attorney, husband wife relationship, family relations, life philosophy, dishonesty, investor, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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94%
Wicked Wicked Games (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wicked Wicked Games is a telenovela that debuted on December 6, 2006 on the American television network MyNetworkTV. Twentieth Television produced 63 episodes to air weekdays. The limited-run serial was directed by Terry Cunningham, Dennis Dimster, ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: betrayal, intrigue, manipulations, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, obsession, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, family relations, infidelity, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Dynasty (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The saga of a wealthy Denver family in the oil business: Blake Carrington, the patriarch; Krystle, his former secretary and wife; his children: Adam, lost in childhood after a kidnapping; Fallon, pampered and spoiled; Steven, openly gay; and Amanda, ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: family business, intrigue, oil, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, wealthy family, ambition, family relations, gays and lesbians, blind ambition, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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The Bold and the Beautiful (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Continuing drama combining romance and intrigue set against the glittering backdrop of Beverly Hills and the American fashion industry.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: fashion, infidelity, betrayal, cult, intrigue, couple relations, love triangle, rich and poor, social differences, family business, family life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.1
 1K
Cane (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cane is an American television drama created by Cynthia Cidre, who also served as executive producer alongside Jonathan Prince, Jimmy Iovine and Polly Anthony. The pilot was directed by Christian Duguay. The show chronicled the lives and internal ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: family business, cuban american, family feud, rise to the top, parents and children, siblings relations, family life, ambition, rivalry, family relations, power relations, immigrants ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Brothers & Sisters (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Brothers & Sisters is an American television drama series that centers on the Walker family and their lives in Pasadena, California. The series premiered on ABC on September 24, 2006, and aired its final episode on May 8, 2011. It aired, for its ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: widow widower, family business, mistress, lawyer, parents and children, siblings relations, death of father, family drama, family life, couples, family relations, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.0
 808
Lone Star (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lone Star is an American drama television series which originally ran on Fox from September 20, 2010 to September 27, 2010, airing Monday nights at 9 pm ET/PT. Fox announced Lone Star's cancellation on September 28, 2010 after two low-rated ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: cheating, love triangle, hidden identity, betrayal, oil industry, parents and children, suburbs, cons and scams, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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John from Cincinnati (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: In Imperial Beach, California, the Yosts—a dysfunctional family of surfers—intersect with two new arrivals to the community: a dim-but-wealthy surfing enthusiast and man spurned by the Yosts years ago.
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, atmospheric, offbeat
Plot: surfing, dysfunctional family, single parent, family business, family life, store, family relations, mysterious character, redemption, friendship, celebrity culture, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, beverly hills, usa, san diego california, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Dallas (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: J.R., Bobby and Sue Ellen Ewing are all back at Southfork, with plenty of secrets, schemes and betrayals in mind. This time, they're joined by the next generation of Ewings, who take ambition and deception to a new level.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: family business, betrayal, ranch, intrigue, oil industry, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, dishonesty, rivalry, family relations, parents and children, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Bloodline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A dramatic thriller that explores the demons lurking beneath the surface of a contemporary American family. The Rayburns are hard-working pillars of their Florida Keys community. But when the black sheep son comes home for the 45th anniversary of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, siblings relations, homecoming, florida keys, psychological thriller, secret, sibling relationship, under the surface, family life, family relations, haunted by the past, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Dirty Sexy Money (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Darling family's obscene wealth and enormous power makes them easy targets for their rivals, enemies, and the tabloids. Patriarch Tripp uses his money and influence to shield his five adult children from the prying eyes of the world. As ...
Style: sexual, serious, talky, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, dishonesty, legal, family problems, family relations, power relations, dedicated lawyer, master and servant, intrigue, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.9
 408K
House of Cards (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of ...
Style: serious, cynical, clever, witty, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political intrigue, manipulations, politics, state affairs, blind ambition, political corruption, intrigue, lobbyist, white house, postmodernism, drugs/alcohol, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 7K
Outsiders (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A struggle for power and control set in the rugged and mysterious hills of Appalachia, "Outsiders" tells the story of the Farrell clan, a family of outsiders who've been in these parts since before anyone can remember. Living off the ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: off the grid, sheriff, lifestyle, society, crimes, friendship, family, hand to hand combat, gunfight, adaptation, brutality, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 3K
Queen Sugar (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, sentimental
Plot: family drama, sugarcane, farm, life turned upside down, family relations, interracial relations, society, parents and children, power relations, social relations, single parent, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
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69%
 7.6
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Big Love (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Bill Henrickson and his life in suburban Salt Lake City, balancing the needs of his three wives -- Barb, Nicki and Margene-- their seven kids, three new houses and the opening of his newest hardware store. When disturbing news arrives ...
Style: serious, realistic, offbeat, talky
Plot: mormon, polygamy, pregnancy, marriage, verbal byplay, couple relations, eccentric family, working class, religions or cults, family life, society, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 8.4
 9K
Kingdom (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A raw family drama set against the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in Venice, California. Alvey Kulina owns Navy St. MMA with the help of his girlfriend Lisa Prince. He is willing to go through extraordinary means to make sure his fighters are ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: athlete's life, mixed martial arts, sibling relationship, gym, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, training, drug abuse, family problems, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.2
 108
One Bad Choice (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: How one bad decision can change where your life goes.
Style: emotional, twists and turns, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: life turned upside down, teenager, juvenile delinquent, unlikely criminals, reenactment, redemption, haunted by the past, crimes, hopes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Philly (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Philly is an American television series created by Steven Bochco that focused on criminal defense attorney Kathleen Maguire. It lasted a full season and was canceled due to low ratings. The final episode was advertised heavily as the series finale, ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, captivating
Plot: courtroom, dedicated lawyer, legal action, single mother, courtroom drama, workplace situations, legal, partners, workplace, power relations, reluctant partners, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 239 min.
Story: The story focuses on a middle-school math teacher Olive and her relationship with Henry which spans 25 years over the four parts. It is based on Elizabeth Strout’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, small town life, elderly, family, family relations, couple relations, couples, small town, loneliness, mental illness, mentor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa, maine, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Beautiful Life: TBL (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The daily lives of young models living together in a models' residence in New York, while struggling to deal with the cutthroat competition and fleeting fame of the fashion world.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: model, desire for fame, intrigue, young adult, fashion model, rise to the top, teaching the ways of the world, celebrity culture, ambition, artists and showbiz, rivalry, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Political Animals (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: Political Animals is a six-part miniseries. Elaine Barrish's husband Bud was a popular President of the United States during the 1990s despite his extramarital affairs. After leaving the White House, Elaine Barrish was elected Governor of ...
Style: clever, talky, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: politics, divorce, president, reporter, white house, state affairs, family relations, journalism, parents and children, ambition, media, private vs public ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Finding Carter (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A teenager finds out she was abducted as a toddler and returns to her biological family.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: kidnapping, parents and children, teenage life, life turned upside down, starting over, introspection, dysfunctional family, self discovery, coming of age, crimes, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Slap (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A family drama that explodes from one small incident where a man slaps another couple's misbehaving child. This seemingly minor domestic dispute pulls the family apart, exposes long-held secrets, and ignites a lawsuit that challenges the core ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic
Plot: family in crisis, suburbs, suburban life, domestic violence, family problems, social relations, crumbling marriage, couple relations, friendship, infidelity, dysfunctional family, under the surface ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.8
 5K
Condor (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young CIA analyst Joe Turner has his idealism tested when he learns that the CIA has been using an algorithm he developed to spy on American citizens, leading the organization to a terrorist plot that threatens the lives of millions. Inspired by ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, investigation, government conspiracy, political thriller, dialogue, heroes, fight scenes, weapons, twists & turns, crimes, danger, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Thicker Than Water (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The beautiful island of Sunnanö in the Swedish archipelago is home to a popular B&B run by Anna-Lisa and her son Oskar. Anna-Lisa has summoned her daughter Jonna, an actress, and son Lasse, an opportunist, to the island. It is the first time in ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, tense
Plot: dysfunctional family, island, family business, siblings relations, resort, under the surface, family problems, family relations, estrangement, crimes, workplace, cold relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Patrick Melrose (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on the Patrick Molrose Novels by Edward St. Aubyn
Style: psychological, ironic, suspense, surreal, captivating
Plot: father son relationship, drugs/alcohol, misfit, ambition, family relations, flashback, family problems, destiny, dialogue, drug addiction, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 2000s, 1960s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Master of the Game (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 413 min.
Story: Elderly Kate Blackwell looks back at her family's life beginning with her Scottish father Jamie McGregor's journey to South Africa to make his fortune in diamonds. The family history is littered with revenge, lust, betrayal, manipulation, ...
Style: family saga, captivating, serious, epic, realistic
Plot: betrayal, intrigue, manipulations, vengeance, family life, rivalry, family relations, rise to the top, dishonesty, twin sister
Time: 19th century
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.5
 11K
Everwood (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After the death of his wife, world-class neurosurgeon Dr. Andrew Brown leaves Manhattan and moves his family to the small town of Everwood, Colorado. There he becomes a small-town doctor and learns parenting on the fly as he raises his talented but ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: small town, doctor, starting over, parents and children, single father, small town life, teenage life, coming of age, family life, hopes, youth, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
House of Hancock (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Story: House of Hancock tells the epic true story of the Hancock dynasty and the bizarre love triangle that emerged between Lang, his daughter Gina, and his beautiful Filipina housekeeper Rose.
Style: epic, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: family business, rivalry, betrayal, intrigue, manipulations, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, courtroom drama, fall in love, dishonesty, legal, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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