Movies and TV shows like Dynasty

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Dynasty (2017)
 7.3
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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, twists and turns, captivating, artsy
Plot: intrigue, rich, rivalry, secret, family business, family relations, love triangle, investigation, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, homosexual, twists & turns, dialogue, fashion, dysfunctional family, gay relationship
Time: contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Dynasty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and twists and turns films and TV series with plots about family relations, rivalry, dishonesty, parents and children, intrigue, couples and family business mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Dynasty: Dallas (2012), Dirty Sexy Money (2007), Wicked Wicked Games (2006), The Bold and the Beautiful (1987), The Colbys (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
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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: serious, captivating, realistic, enigmatic
Plot: intrigue, family business, rivalry, oil, uninhibited rivalry, wealthy family, family problems, family relations, parents and children, ambition, blind ambition, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 10K
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: serious, stylized, twists and turns, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, ranch, family business, 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 ⇓
100%
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, talky, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, dishonesty, family problems, family relations, power relations, dedicated lawyer, master and servant, intrigue, uncover truth, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
75%
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, sentimental, realistic
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 ⇓
66%
 6.2
 708
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: exciting, serious, twists and turns, realistic, captivating
Plot: wealthy family, family business, intrigue, uninhibited rivalry, billionaire, playboy, love triangle, rivalry, couples, family relations, blind ambition, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
General Hospital (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Families, friends, enemies and lovers experience life-changing events in the large upstate New York city of Port Charles, which has a busy hospital, upscale hotel, cozy diner and dangerous waterfront frequented by the criminal underworld.
Style: twists and turns, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating
Plot: hospital, parents and children, intrigue, manipulations, rivalry, siblings relations, family in crisis, family life, dishonesty, family business, cult, family problems ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.0
 811
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 ⇓
62%
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 8.0
 38K
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, siblings relations, homecoming, psychological thriller, secret, florida keys, sibling relationship, under the surface, family life, family relations, haunted by the past, dark secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: serious, captivating, epic, 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 ⇓
60%
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, emotional, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family business, mistress, lawyer, widow widower, parents and children, siblings relations, family drama, death of father, family life, couples, family relations, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pasadena california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.8
 425K
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, captivating, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manipulations, political intrigue, politics, state affairs, political corruption, blind ambition, lobbyist, intrigue, white house, postmodernism, drugs/alcohol, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, epic, serious, captivating, 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 ⇓
59%
The Collection (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gripping family drama and entrepreneurial fable, set in a post-war Paris fashion house. It exposes the grit behind the glamour of a rising business, spearheaded by two clashing brothers.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, entertaining, disturbing
Plot: fashion designer, fashion, post war, brother brother relationship, rivalry, family business, investigation, homosexual, love triangle, murder, social differences, talented ...
Time: 1940s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.4
 51K
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: entertaining, captivating, thought provoking, twists and turns, suspense
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: rivalry, money, dialogue, friendship, stock exchange, district attorney, husband wife relationship, life philosophy, investor, lifestyle, ambition, corruption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 7K
Kuzey Guney (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kuzey Güney is a spin-off Turkish television drama series of 1976 American television miniseries Rich Man, Poor Man. The scenarists are Ece Yörenç and Melek Gençoğlu. The series stars Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ as Kuzey Tekinoğlu, a restless son of ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, tense ...
Plot: love, love triangle, siblings relations, family relations, love and romance, flashback, kiss, wedding, husband wife relationship, blood, mother daughter relationship, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Escape at Dannemora (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The stranger-than-fiction account of a prison break in upstate New York in the summer of 2015, which spawned a massive manhunt for two convicted murderers who were aided in their escape by a married female prison employee with whom they both became ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, based on true events, melancholic, twists and turns
Plot: prison escape, love triangle, crime, deception, prisoner, escape plan, love affair, prison guard, prison life, escape, prison
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, atmospheric, realistic, 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 ⇓
57%
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 7.6
 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, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: off the grid, sheriff, crimes, friendship, society, lifestyle, hand to hand combat, brutality, life is a bitch, adaptation, gunfight, outsider ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.3
 339
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, sentimental, realistic, 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 ⇓
56%
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: serious, sexy, 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 ⇓
56%
 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, gym, competition, sibling relationship, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, drug abuse, training, family problems, ambition, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.2
 108
One Bad Choice (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: How one bad decision can change where your life goes.
Style: serious, twists and turns, emotional, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, teenager, juvenile delinquent, unlikely criminals, redemption, reenactment, haunted by the past, crimes, hopes
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 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: sugarcane, family drama, farm, life turned upside down, family relations, society, parents and children, power relations, social relations, single parent, interracial relations, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.3
 68K
Ray Donovan (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the sprawling mecca of the rich and famous, Ray Donovan does the dirty work for LA's top power players, and makes their problems disappear. His father's unexpected release from prison sets off a chain of events that shakes the ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, power relations, blackmail, family problems, identity crisis, hollywood, family secret, teamwork, intrigue, businessman, millionaire, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Young and the Restless (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The rivalries, romances, hopes and fears of the residents of the fictional Midwestern metropolis, Genoa City. The lives and loves of a wide variety of characters mingle through the generations, dominated by the Newman, Abbott, Baldwin and Winters ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: betrayal, intrigue, cult, uninhibited rivalry, couple relations, infidelity, love triangle, rich and poor, social differences, family life, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 70s, 80s ...
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.6
 19K
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: polygamy, mormon, 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 ⇓
55%
I'll Take Manhattan (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 375 min.
Story: Maxi Amberville tries to save the magazine empire her father built, but her treacherous uncle stands in her way.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, inheritance, parents and children, lovers reunited, dishonesty, betrayal, pregnancy, family in crisis, love and romance, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, family business ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, england, europe, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 8.4
 8K
Bleak House (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 510 min.
Story: A suspenseful tale about the injustices of the 19th Century English legal system.
Style: captivating, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: estate, inheritance, intrigue, murder, lawyer, secret, human nature, injustice, dishonesty, life is a bitch, orphan, legal action ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.4
 646
Savannah (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Savannah is an American prime time television drama that ran from January 21, 1996 to February 24, 1997 on The WB. It was created by Constance M. Burge and produced by Aaron Spelling.
Style: humorous, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: crimes, best friends, social differences, secret, revenge, murder, hometown, thirtysomething life, urban, city life, friends, single parent ...
Time: 90s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%